Mary Ann Ruggles

1797–1880 (Age 83)
Kentucky, United States

The Life of Mary Ann

When Mary Ann Ruggles was born in 1797, in Kentucky, United States, her father, James L Ruggles, was 36 and her mother, Elizabeth Hardin, was 40. She married John R Hastings on 20 August 1818, in Greenup, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 11 daughters. She lived in Kanawha, Virginia, United States for about 10 years. She died in 1880, in Kanawha, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 83.

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Family Time Line

John R Hastings
1787–1864
Mary Ann Ruggles
1797–1880
Marriage: 20 August 1818
Alfred Hastings
1810–1882
Elizabeth Hastings
1820–1880
Harriet G. Hastings
1825–
Sarah Ann Hastings
1836–1921
Susanna Hastings
1812–1900
Hiram Alfred Hastings
1815–1860
James S Hastings
1822–1880
Drusilla Hastings
1827–1904
Mary Jane Hastings
1828–1880
Cynthia Ann Hastings
1832–1859
Roxalaney Hastings
1833–1929
Margaret L Hastings
1833–
Simeon James Hastings
1835–1862
Emily Amelia Hastings
1841–
Frederick Hastings
1841–
Lucy Hastings
1845–
Howard Hastings
1847–

Spouse and Children

    John R Hastings

    Male1787–1864Male

    Female1797–1880Female

MARRIAGE
20 August 1818
Greenup, Kentucky, United States
children

(17)

    Male1810–1882Male

    Susanna Hastings

    Female1812–1900Female

    Male1815–1860Male

    Elizabeth Hastings

    Female1820–1880Female

    James S Hastings

    Male1822–1880Male

+12 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 3

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
1801 · Cane Ridge Revival

Age 4

The Cane Ridge Revival took place for six days in Cane Ridge, Kentucky. From August 6, 1801- August 12 or 13, 1801, around 20 thousand people gathered together for what was called the Second Great Awakening.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 22

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. 

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from a pet form of Rudge .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary A Hastings in household of John R Hastings, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Mary A Hastings in household of John R Hastings, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Mary Ann Ruggles, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"

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