Fidelia Florence "Delia" Carson

11 March 1875–25 December 1955 (Age 80)
Anderson, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Fidelia Florence "Delia"

When Fidelia Florence "Delia" Carson was born on 11 March 1875, in Anderson, Kentucky, United States, her father, John Sebron Carson, was 32 and her mother, Sarah Bell Hackney, was 25. She married Elliott Washington "Ell" Hackney on 16 June 1893, in Jefferson, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Bedford, Trimble, Kentucky, United States for about 20 years and Magisterial District 1 Milton, Trimble, Kentucky, United States in 1940. She died on 25 December 1955, in Trimble, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Bedford, Trimble, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Elliott Washington "Ell" Hackney
Fidelia Florence "Delia" Carson
Marriage: 16 June 1893
Bertha Bell Hackney
Lemuel Seeburn Hackney
Mack W Hackney
Eugene D Hackney

Spouse and Children

16 June 1893
Jefferson, Indiana, United States


Parents and Siblings

    John Sebron Carson


    Sarah Bell Hackney




+9 More Children

World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1892 · The Radio is invented

Age 17

Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 21

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

Scottish and northern Irish: probably a variant of Curzon .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Leda Hackney in household of Ell W Hackney, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Fidelia F Jenkins in household of Adam Jenkins, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Fidelia Jenkins in household of Adam Jenkins, "United States Census, 1940"

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