Absalom Hiatt Jr.

2 April 1808–20 May 1844 (Age 36)
Grayson, Virginia, United States

The Life of Absalom

When Absalom Hiatt Jr. was born on 2 April 1808, in Grayson, Virginia, United States, his father, Absalom Hiatt, was 35 and his mother, Anna Reese, was 33. He married Mary Beals on 3 October 1829, in New Castle, Henry, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 20 May 1844, in Henry Township, Henry, Indiana, United States, at the age of 36, and was buried in Henry, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Absalom Hiatt Jr.
Mary Beals
Marriage: 3 October 1829
Mary Mehetabelle Hiatt
Matilda Hiatt
Abraham Beals Hiatt
Ira Hiatt
Bethia Jane Hiatt
Absolom Hiatt

Spouse and Children

3 October 1829
New Castle, Henry, Indiana, United States


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings



+7 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 4

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

Age 4

The Monumental Church was built between 1812-1814 on the sight where the Richmond Theatre fire had taken place. It is a monument to those that died in the fire.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 11

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. 

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Hyatt .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Absolem Hiatt, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"
  • Absolem Hiatt, "Indiana Marriages, 1780-1992"

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