Margaret Matilda Hinds

1860–
Kingston, Roane, Tennessee, United States

The Life Summary of Margaret Matilda

When Margaret Matilda Hinds was born in 1860, in Kingston, Roane, Tennessee, United States, her father, Nathaniel Hinds, was 30 and her mother, Martha Jane Wheat, was 24. She married William C. Meza in 1886, in McLeansboro, Hamilton, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Roane, Tennessee, United States in 1860.

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Family Time Line

William C. Meza
1856–1933
Margaret Matilda Hinds
1860–
Marriage: 1886
Sarah E Mezo
1883–
Eliza Catherine Mezo
1887–1915
William L Mezo
1895–
Benjamin A Mezo
1897–

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1886McLeansboro, Hamilton, Illinois, United States
  • Children

    (4)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (12)

    +7 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1862 · Battle of Shiloh
    Age 2
    The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.
    1863
    Age 3
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
    Age 36
    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

    Name Meaning

    English and Scottish: post-medieval variant of Hind , with excrescent -s.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Hind
    Hindes

    Sources (2)

    • Margret M Hinds in household of Nathaniel Hinds, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Margaret Mezo in entry for William Carrol Mezo, "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947"

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