Margaret Hardin

15 August 1818–27 September 1904 (Age 86)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Margaret

When Margaret Hardin was born on 15 August 1818, in Tennessee, United States, her father, William Hardin Sr, was 44 and her mother, Hannah Skyles, was 42. She married William Bowman in November 1837, in Greene, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Greene, Tennessee, United States for about 30 years. She died on 27 September 1904, in Tennessee, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Greene, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Bowman
Margaret Hardin
Marriage: November 1837
Caroline Bowman
Sarah Ruth Bowman
Andrew J. M. Bowman
Aaron Jackson Bowman
Kennedy J Bowman
Mary " Polly" Ann Bowman
Stephen A Bowman
Ama Elizabeth Bowman
Margaret J Bowman
Nancy Catherine Bowman

Spouse and Children

November 1837
Greene, Tennessee, United States



    Sarah Ruth Bowman


    Andrew J. M. Bowman


    Aaron Jackson Bowman


    Kennedy J Bowman


+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings



+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 1

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. 
1835 · The Hermitage is Built

Age 17

The Hermitage located in Nashville, Tennessee was a plantation owned by President Andrew Jackson from 1804 until his death there in 1845. The Hermitage is now a museum.

Age 28

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

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Harding .2 French: from a pet form of any of several Germanic compound personal names beginning with hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Margaret Bowman in household of William Bowman, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Margret Bowmon in household of William Bowmon, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Margaret Bowman in household of Wm Bowman, "United States Census, 1860"

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