Amanda G. Bartlett

1843–after 1916 (Age 73)
Harrison, Virginia, United States

The Life of Amanda G.

When Amanda G. Bartlett was born in 1843, in Harrison, Virginia, United States, her father, John J. Bartlett, was 24 and her mother, Mary Ann Swiger, was 23. She married Gilbert Lafayette Hurst about 1860, in Harrison, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Coal District, Harrison, West Virginia, United States for about 30 years. She died after 1916, at the age of 74.

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Family Time Line

Gilbert Lafayette Hurst
Amanda G. Bartlett
Marriage: about 1860
Virginia Mary C. Hurst
May Hurst
William Lincoln Hurst
Mary M. Hurst

Spouse and Children

about 1860
Harrison, West Virginia, United States


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World Events (8)

1844 · Lumpkin's Jail

Age 1

In 1844 when Robert Lumpkin bought land in Virginia, this would be the spot of the Infamous Slave Jail (or Lumpkin’s Jail). The slaves would be brought here during the slave trade until they were sold. Lumpkin had purchased the land for his own slave business.

Age 3

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Age 20

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English personal name Bartlet, a pet form of Bartholomew .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Amanda Bartlett in household of Mary A Bartlett, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Amanda G Hurst in household of Lafayette Hurst, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Amanda G Hurst in household of Gilbert L Hurst, "United States Census, 1880"

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