William Thomas Hart

about 1826–2 October 1897 (Age 71)
Clark, Ohio, United States

The Life of William Thomas

When William Thomas Hart was born about 1826, in Clark, Ohio, United States, his father, William Hart, was 46 and his mother, Rebecca Cowgill, was 42. He married Francis Wigle on 8 April 1849, in Adams, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 8 daughters. He lived in St. Albans Township, Hancock, Illinois, United States for about 10 years. He died on 2 October 1897, at the age of 71, and was buried in West Point, Hancock, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Thomas Hart
1826–1897
Francis Wigle
1831–1912
Marriage: 8 April 1849
Isaac Newton Hart
1850–1923
Harriet Helen Hart
1851–1930
Margaret S Hart
1853–1931
Mark Anthony Hart
1855–1920
Clarence Conway Hart
1856–1918
Jane Ida Hart
1858–1947
Homer Virgil Hart
1860–1862
Lew Wallace Hart
1861–1863
Eva Heart
1861–
Ora Catherine Hart
1863–1864
Olive "Ollie" Hart
1865–1929
Eva D. Hart
1867–
Effie May Hart
1869–1940
William Archibald Hart
1871–1942
Arch. W. Hart
1872–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
8 April 1849
Adams, Illinois, United States
children

(15)

    Isaac Newton Hart

    Male1850–1923Male

    Harriet Helen Hart

    Female1851–1930Female

    Margaret S Hart

    Female1853–1931Female

    Mark Anthony Hart

    Male1855–1920Male

    Male1856–1918Male

+10 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    William Hart

    Male1780–1861Male

    Rebecca Cowgill

    Female1784–1857Female

siblings

(7)

    Female1814–1847Female

    Albert Cowgill Hart

    Male1816–1832Male

    Isaac Davenport Hart

    Male1818–1902Male

    Mary Hart

    Female1820–1904Female

    Richard Mott Hart

    Male1821–1895Male

+2 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.
1846

Age 20

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

Name Meaning

1 English and North German: from a personal name or nickname meaning ‘stag’, Middle English hert, Middle Low German hërte, harte.2 German: variant spelling of Hardt 1 and 2.3 Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name or a nickname from German and Yiddish hart ‘hard’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • William T Heart, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Wm T Heart, "United States Census, 1860"
  • W T Hart, "United States Census, 1880"

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