Willie Ann H Kirby

Macon, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Willie Ann H

When Willie Ann H Kirby was born in 1839, in Macon, Tennessee, United States, her father, Henry Laurence PROVE Kirby, was 30 and her mother, Temperance H PROVE Ross, was 29. She married William P Stricklin on 11 December 1855, in Saline, Illinois, United States. She lived in Missouri, United States in 1870.

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William P Stricklin
Willie Ann H Kirby
Marriage: 11 December 1855

Spouse and Children

11 December 1855
Saline, Illinois, United States

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World Events (8)


Age 7

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Age 21

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 31

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from any of the numerous places in northern England called Kirby or Kirkby, from Old Norse kirkja ‘church’ + býr ‘settlement’.2 Irish: adopted as an English equivalent of Gaelic Ó Garmhaic ‘descendant of Ciarmhac’, a personal name meaning ‘dark son’. Compare Kerwick .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Kearby in household of Henry L Kearby, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Wily Ann Kirby in household of Henry L Kirby, "United States Census, 1870"

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