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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Richard Henry Mather
Lucretia Helen Walters
Marriage: 2 February 1830
Mary Mather
Margaret D. Mather
John Addison Mather
Agnes Mathews
Ann Mather
Lydia E. Mather
Sydin Mather
Dr. Squire Walters Mather
George Mather

Spouse and Children

2 February 1830
Hardin, Kentucky, United States


    Mary Mather


    Margaret D. Mather



    Agnes Mathews


    Ann Mather


+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings



+13 More Children

World Events (8)


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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