Sophronia Hurd

23 December 1868–
Wampsville, Lenox, Madison, New York, United States

The Life of Sophronia

When Sophronia Hurd was born on 23 December 1868, in Wampsville, Lenox, Madison, New York, United States, her father, Walter Sherman Hurd, was 42 and her mother, Sophronia M Babcock, was 35. She lived in Lenox, Lenox, Madison, New York, United States for about 10 years.

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Walter Sherman Hurd
Sophronia M Babcock
Mary Hurd
Sarah Hurd
Edith Hurd
Carrie Clara Hurd
Nettie Hurd
Sophronia Hurd

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World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 2

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1870 · Giving all the right to vote

Age 2

The Act was an extension of the Fifteenth Amendment, that prohibited discrimination by state offices in voter registration. It also helped empower the President with the authority to enforce the first section of the Fifteenth Amendment throughout the United States. Being the first of three Enforcement Acts passed by the Congress, it helped combat attacks on the suffrage rights of African Americans.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 32

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

English (chiefly Midlands): variant spelling of Heard .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Sophia Hurd in household of Walter S Hurd, "New York State Census, 1875"
  • Sophrona Hard in household of Walter S Hard, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Sophia Hurd in household of Walter Hurd, "United States Census, 1880"

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