Wesley W. Luckett

12 June 1824–
Smith, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Wesley W.

When Wesley W. Luckett was born on 12 June 1824, in Smith, Tennessee, United States, his father, Francis Marion Luckett, was 31 and his mother, Eliza Ann Watts, was 22. He lived in Lincoln, Missouri, United States in 1850.

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Francis Marion Luckett
Eliza Ann Watts
William S Luckett
Wesley W. Luckett
James M Luckett
Jane Hammack Luckett
Eliza Ann Watts, Luckett
Nancy Ann Luckett
Elizabeth C. Luckett
Richard Luckett

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World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 1

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1829 · Missouri State Library

Age 5

The first Missouri State Library was established by law on January 22, 1829. This law was created due to the large amount of public documents which had been collected in the office of Missouri's secretary of state. The library included documentation of the actions of the Missouri senate and house. The documents were cataloged and made available to the public. The public had access to any of the books in the library from sunup to sundown on any day except Sunday.

Age 36

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.

Name Meaning

English: from a pet form of the personal name Luck , variant of Luke .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (2)

  • Westley Suckett in household of Eliza Luckett, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Wesley W. Luckett - Individual or family possessions: birth: 12 June 1824; ,Smith, Tennessee, United States

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