Frederick Harding

29 February 1832–29 September 1892 (Age 60)
Beaufort, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Frederick

When Frederick Harding was born on 29 February 1832, in Beaufort, North Carolina, United States, his father, Nathaniel Thomas Harding, was 41 and his mother, Elizabeth Ann Patrick, was 28. He married Mary L. Nobles on 19 July 1859, in Pitt, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. He lived in Chocowinity, Beaufort, North Carolina, United States in 1850 and Swift Creek Township, Pitt, North Carolina, United States in 1880. He died on 29 September 1892, in Pitt, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 60.

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Family Time Line

Frederick Harding
Mary L. Nobles
Marriage: 19 July 1859
Annie Braxton Harding
Sarah E. Harding
Mary Eliza Harding
Martha V. Harding
Walter F Harding

Spouse and Children

19 July 1859
Pitt, North Carolina, United States


Parents and Siblings



    Annice Harding


    Martha Harding


    Jarvis Buxton Harding


    Israel Harding



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World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 4

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Age 14

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1853 · First State Fair

Age 21

The first state fair in North Carolina was held in Raleigh and was put on by the North Carolina State Agricultural Society in 1853. The fair has been continuous except for during the American Civil War and Reconstruction and WWII.

Name Meaning

1 English (mainly southern England and South Wales) and Irish: from the Old English personal name Hearding, originally a patronymic from Hard 1. The surname was first taken to Ireland in the 15th century, and more families of the name settled there 200 years later in Tipperary and surrounding counties.2 North German and Dutch: patronymic from a short form of any of the various Germanic compound personal names beginning with hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Frederick Harding in household of Nathaniel Harding, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Fred Harding, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Frederick Harding, "North Carolina, Historical Records Survey, Cemetery Inscription Card Index"

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