Isaac Hite

27 March 1753–22 February 1794 (Age 40)
Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of Isaac

When Isaac Hite was born on 27 March 1753, in Virginia, United States, his father, Abraham Hite Sr., was 24 and his mother, Rebecca Van Meter, was 18. He married Harriet Smith about 1786, in Jefferson, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He died on 22 February 1794, in Jefferson, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 40.

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Family Time Line

Isaac Hite
Harriet Smith
Marriage: about 1786
Rebecca Van Meter Hite
Elizabeth Rigby Hite
Jacob Hite

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1786Jefferson, Kentucky, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (5)

    1758 · Mount Vernon
    Age 5
    Mount Vernon Plantation was the home of George Washington. It started off as 2,000 acres and was later expanded to 8,000 acres. The house itself started off as a six room building then got extended to twenty-one rooms.
    Age 23
    Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
    1780 · Richmond Becomes the Capital
    Age 27
    On April 18, 1780 Richmond became the capital of Virginia. It was the temporary capital from 1780-1788.

    Name Meaning

    English (Huntingdonshire): topographic name for someone who lived at the top of a hill or on a piece of raised ground, from Middle English heyt ‘summit, height, top’ (Old English hīehthu).Americanized form of German Heit .

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

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    Story Highlight

    Abraham & Rebecca Hite of Frederick Co., Virginia and Jefferson County, Kentucky

    Source: Pioneers of Old Frederick County, Virginia by Cecil O'Dell Published by Walsworth Publishing Company, (1995) Abraham Hite and his wife Rebecca moved to Jefferson County, Kentucky after sellin …

    Sources (49)

    • Virginia. Survey Records 1784–1785
    • Jefferson. Will Books 1784–1833
    • Jefferson. Will Books 1784–1833

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