Henrietta Warfield

Female1801–11 August 1838

Brief Life History of Henrietta

When Henrietta Warfield was born in 1801, in Baltimore, Maryland, United States, her father, John W Warfield, was 41 and her mother, Henrietta Pitts, was 37. She married William Dunlap Van Lear Heard on 8 August 1818, in Hagerstown, Washington, Maryland, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 11 August 1838, in Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States, at the age of 37, and was buried in Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States.

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William Dunlap Van Lear Heard
Henrietta Warfield
Marriage: 8 August 1818
John Wilson Heard
Fredrick Heard
Mary Sargent Heard
Franklin Anderson Heard
Matthew Simion Heard

Sources (2)

  • Henrietta Warfield, "Maryland County Marriages, 1658-1940"
  • Henrietta Warfield, "Maryland County Marriages, 1658-1940"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 August 1818Hagerstown, Washington, Maryland, United States
  • Children (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (5)

    World Events (8)


    Age 2

    France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.


    Age 2

    Ohio was the first state admitted to the Union from the Northwest Territory.


    Age 11

    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

    Name Meaning

    English (Somerset): habitational name from a place in Berkshire called Warfield, from Old English wer, wær ‘weir’ + feld ‘pasture, open country’.

    History: Richard Warfield came from Berkshire, England, to MD in 1662.

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

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