Lucretia Helen Walters

2 February 1811–27 October 1874 (Age 63)
South Fork, Lincoln, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Lucretia Helen

When Lucretia Helen Walters was born on 2 February 1811, in South Fork, Lincoln, Kentucky, United States, her father, Conrad Walters III, was 29 and her mother, Margaret LaRue, was 21. She married Richard Henry Mather on 2 February 1830, in Hardin, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Monroe Township, Jefferson, Indiana, United States for about 10 years. She died on 27 October 1874, in Dupont, Lancaster Township, Jefferson, Indiana, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Madison, Jefferson, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Richard Henry Mather
1807–1845
Lucretia Helen Walters
1811–1874
Marriage: 2 February 1830
Mary Mather
1831–
Margaret D. Mather
1832–1892
John Addison Mather
1834–1907
Agnes Mathews
1835–1887
Ann Mather
1838–1862
Lydia E. Mather
1840–1917
Sydin Mather
1840–
Dr. Squire Walters Mather
1842–1928
George Mather
1845–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
2 February 1830
Hardin, Kentucky, United States
children

(9)

    Mary Mather

    Female1831–Female

    Margaret D. Mather

    Female1832–1892Female

    Male1834–1907Male

    Agnes Mathews

    Female1835–1887Female

    Ann Mather

    Female1838–1862Female

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(18)

+13 More Children

World Events (8)

1812

Age 1

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1812 · Kentucky Bend Created

Age 1

During the New Madrid earthquakes of 1811-1812, the Kentucky Bend or New Madrid Bend was created. It is located in the southwestern corner of Kentucky on the banks of the Mississippi River.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 19

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

English and German: patronymic from Walter .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Luretia Winchester in household of John Winchester, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Sucretin Winchester in household of John Winchester, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Crea in entry for Lafayette Winchester, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"

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