Charles Hurst

1802–1836 (Age 34)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Charles

When Charles Hurst was born in 1802, in Tennessee, United States, his father, William Hurst, was 36 and his mother, Ann Morgan, was 35. He married Susanna Lindsey on 24 December 1818, in Pike, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Bainbridge Township, Dubois, Indiana, United States in 1830. He died in 1836, in Dubois, Indiana, United States, at the age of 34.

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Charles Hurst
Susanna Lindsey
Marriage: 24 December 1818
Jane Ann Hurst
Amos W Hurst
James A. Hurst
Spencer Logan Hurst
Loma Hurst
Mary C Hurst

Spouse and Children

24 December 1818
Pike, Indiana, United States



    Amos W Hurst


    Spencer Logan Hurst


    James A. Hurst


    Loma Hurst


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings



+8 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 1

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1803 · The U.S doubles in size

Age 1

The United States purchased all the Louisiana territory (828,000 sq. mi) from France, only paying 15 million dollars (A quarter trillion today) for the land. In the purchase, the US obtained the land that makes up 15 US states and 2 Canadian Provinces. The United States originally wanted to purchase of New Orleans and the lands located on the coast around it, but quickly accepted the bargain that Napoleon Bonaparte offered.

Age 10

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

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived on a wooded hill, Old English hyrst, or habitational name from one of the various places named with this word, for example Hurst in Berkshire, Kent, Somerset, and Warwickshire, or Hirst in Northumberland and West Yorkshire.2 Irish: re-Anglicized form of de Horsaigh, Gaelicized form of the English habitational name Horsey , established in Ireland since the 13th century.3 German: topographic name from Middle High German hurst ‘woodland’, ‘thicket’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Charles Hurst, "United States Census, 1830"
  • Charles Hursh, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"
  • Charles Hursh, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"

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