Louisa Worsham

about 1817–
Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States

The Life of Louisa

When Louisa Worsham was born about 1817, in Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States, her father, William Worsham, was 40 and her mother, Dicey Holt, was 39. She married Dabney Bybee on 26 July 1837, in Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Dabney Bybee
1815–1893
Louisa Worsham
1817–
Marriage: 26 July 1837
Elizabeth Bybee
1837–
Mary Bybee
1860–1900
William Bybee
1840–1876
John Bybee
1845–1878
Jane Bybee
1850–
Tasey Bybee
1852–1917
James Bybee
1852–1888
David Patrick Bybee
1860–1931

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
26 July 1837
Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States
children

(8)

    Elizabeth Bybee

    Female1837–Female

    William Bybee

    Male1840–1876Male

    John Bybee

    Male1845–1878Male

    Jane Bybee

    Female1850–Female

    Tasey Bybee

    Female1852–1917Female

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    William Worsham

    Male1777–1815Male

    Dicey Holt

    Female1778–Female

siblings

(5)

    William B Worsham

    Male1804–1880Male

    Archibald William Worsham

    Male1807–1857Male

    Patrick M. Worsham

    Male1809–1850Male

    Elizabeth Worsham

    Female1812–1893Female

    Female1817–Female

World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 2

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1824 · """Mary Randolph Publishes """"The Virginia Housewife"""""""

Age 7

“The Virginia Housewife” was published by Mary Randolph. It was the first cookbook published in America. 
1861 · The Battle of Manassas

Age 44

The Battle of Manassas is also referred to as the First Battle of Bull Run. 35,000 Union troops were headed towards Washington D.C. after 20,000 Confederate forces. The McDowell's Union troops fought with General Beauregard's Confederate troops along a little river called Bull Run. 

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from either of two places named Worsham, in Oxfordshire and Sussex. The first is named from the Old English personal name Wulfmǣr + hām ‘homestead’ or hamm ‘enclosure hemmed in by water’; the second is from an unattested Old English personal name Wyrtel + .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Louisa Bibe in household of Dabney Bibe, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Louisa Worsham, "Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940"

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