Margaret Matilda Hinds

about 1860–
Kingston, Roane, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Margaret Matilda

When Margaret Matilda Hinds was born about 1860, in Kingston, Roane, Tennessee, United States, her father, Nathaniel Hinds, was 29 and her mother, Martha Jane Wheat, was 28. She married William C. Meza about 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–
Margaret Matilda Hinds
1860–
Marriage: about 1886
Sarah E Mezo
1883–
Eliza Catherine Mezo
1887–1915
William L Mezo
1895–
Benjamin A Mezo
1897–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1886
McLeansboro, Hamilton, Illinois, United States
children

(4)

    Sarah E Mezo

    Female1883–Female

    Eliza Catherine Mezo

    Female1887–1915Female

    William L Mezo

    Male1895–Male

    Benjamin A Mezo

    Male1897–Male

Parents and Siblings

    Male1831–Male

    Martha Jane Wheat

    Female1832–1920Female

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

1 English: patronymic from Hind .2 Irish: variant of Heyne .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Margret M Hinds in household of Nathaniel Hinds, "United States Census, 1860"

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