Henderson Baty Day

11 April 1829–13 August 1917 (Age 88)
Virginia, United States

The Life of Henderson Baty

When Henderson Baty Day was born on 11 April 1829, in Virginia, United States, his father, William Day, was 24 and his mother, Delila Davis Lewin, was 27. He married Rhoda King on 7 March 1854, in Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Missouri, United States in 1870 and Benton Township, Douglas, Missouri, United States for about 30 years. He died on 13 August 1917, in Ava, Douglas, Missouri, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Ritter Cemetery, Benton Township, Douglas, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henderson Baty Day
1829–1917
Rhoda King
1833–1919
Marriage: 7 March 1854
Louisa Day
1855–1931
John Day
1858–
Ira Day
1860–1861
George Washington Day
1863–1950
Sarah Ann Day
1865–1937
Henry Day
1872–1879

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
7 March 1854
Missouri, United States
children

(6)

    Louisa Day

    Female1855–1931Female

    John Day

    Male1858–Male

    Ira Day

    Male1860–1861Male

    Male1863–1950Male

    Female1865–1937Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    William Day

    Male1804–1891Male

    Delila Davis Lewin

    Female1802–1878Female

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 1

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1831 · Dedication of Jackson County

Age 2

In August 1831, Latter-day Saint Sidney Rigdon dedicated Jackson County, Missouri, for the gathering place of Zion.
1860

Age 31

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

Name Meaning

1 English: from a pet form of David .2 English: from the Middle English personal name Day(e) or Dey(e), Old English Dæi, apparently from Old English dæg ‘day’, perhaps a short form of Old English personal names such as Dægberht and Dægmund. Reaney, however, points to the Middle English word day(e), dey(e) ‘dairy maid’, ‘(female) servant’ (from Old English dæge, cognate with Old Norse deigja ‘female servant’, ultimately from a root meaning ‘to knead’, and related to the word for dough), which he says came to be used for a servant of either sex.3 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Deaghaidh ( see O’Dea ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Henderson B Day, "United States Census of Union Veterans and Widows of the Civil War, 1890"
  • H B Day, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Batey H Day, "United States Census, 1870"

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