Matilda Hogan

1837–
Virginia, United States

The Life of Matilda

When Matilda Hogan was born in 1837, in Virginia, United States, her father, Daniel Hogan, was 38 and her mother, Avery Creasy, was 29. She lived in Bedford, Bedford City, Virginia, United States in 1850 and Campbell, Virginia, United States in 1860.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Hogan
1799–
Avery Creasy
1808–
Meridith Lemuel Hogan
1828–
Susan M. Hogan
1830–1875
Locky Ann Hogan
1831–
Wyatt G. Hogan
1833–1923
Achillas Hogan
1835–
Matilda Hogan
1837–
Maria S. Hogan
1839–
Unice Hogan
1841–

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World Events (8)

1844 · Lumpkin's Jail

Age 7

In 1844 when Robert Lumpkin bought land in Virginia, this would be the spot of the Infamous Slave Jail (or Lumpkin’s Jail). The slaves would be brought here during the slave trade until they were sold. Lumpkin had purchased the land for his own slave business.
1846

Age 9

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 31

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hÓgáin ‘descendant of Ógán’, a personal name from a diminutive of óg ‘young’, also ‘young warrior’. In the south, some bearers claim descent from an uncle of Brian Boru. In northern Ireland a surname of the same form was Anglicized as Hagan .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Matilda Hogins in household of Daniel Hogins, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Matilda Hogans in household of David Hogans, "United States Census, 1850"

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