Lucinda Wood Hastings

3 February 1826–3 November 1908 (Age 82)
Ohio, United States

The Life of Lucinda Wood

When Lucinda Wood Hastings was born on 3 February 1826, in Ohio, United States, her father, Samuel Hastings, was 19 and her mother, Lois Crippen, was 15. She married James Edward Stevens on 18 October 1846, in Berrien, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in St. Joseph, Berrien, Michigan, United States in 1860 and Michigan, United States in 1870. She died on 3 November 1908, in Benton Harbor, Berrien, Michigan, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Saint Joseph Cemetery, Saint Joseph, Berrien, Michigan, United States.

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James Edward Stevens
Lucinda Wood Hastings
Marriage: 18 October 1846
Clara G Stevens
James Edward Jr. Stevens
Sarah Stevens
James Stevens
William S. Stevens
William Lyman Stevens
Sarah E. Stevens
Mary Belle Stevens
Frank Stevens
Abraham Lincoln Stevens
Fannie Stevens
Ulysses Grant Stevens

Spouse and Children

18 October 1846
Berrien, Michigan, United States



    James Edward Jr. Stevens



    William S. Stevens


    William Lyman Stevens


+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Samuel Hastings


    Lois Crippen




+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 4

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.
1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

Age 10

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.
1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 34

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: habitational name from Hastings, a place in Sussex, on the south coast of England, near which the English army was defeated by the Normans in 1066 . It is named from Old English Hǣstingas ‘people of Hǣsta’. The surname was taken to Scotland under William the Lion in the latter part of the 12th century. It also assimilated some instances of the native Scottish surname Harestane ( see Hairston ).2 English: variant of Hasting .3 Irish (Connacht): shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hOistín ‘descendant of Oistín’, the Gaelic form of Augustine ( see Austin ).

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

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  • Lucinda W Stevens in household of James E Stevens, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Leucinda Stevens in household of James E Stevens, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Lucinda W Stevens in household of James Stevens, "United States Census, 1870"

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