Lloyd Henson

Greenville, South Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of Lloyd

When Lloyd Henson was born in 1826, in Greenville, South Carolina, United States, his father, Lloyd Henson, was 26 and his mother, Rachel Ponder, was 21. He lived in Gowensville, Greenville, South Carolina, United States in 1860 and Highland, Greenville, South Carolina, United States in 1900.

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Lloyd Henson
Rachel Ponder
William Marquis Henson
Parrazett Parasadia P Henson
Lloyd Henson
Oliver Perry Henson
Rebecca Henson
Rachel Henson

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World Events (8)

1829 · Fort Sumter Constructed
Age 3
In 1829 Fort Sumter is constructed in the Charleston Harbor, South Carolina. Fort Sumter is most known for being the site of the first shots of the Civil War. It is barely ready when the American Civil War starts.
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.
Age 34
In 1860, South Carolina quit the United States because its citizens were in favor of slavery and President Lincoln was not. The Civil War started a year later.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the Middle English personal names Hen, Hend(e), or Hendy (pet forms of Henry or Hendry ) + son. Compare Henderson . Hendy may also have been derived from Middle English hendy ‘courteous’, used as a personal name (see Hendy ).English: perhaps sometimes a variant of Hainson, a patronymic meaning ‘son of Hayne’; see Hain 2.English: in Devon, where patronymics in -son rarely originated, perhaps a variant of Hingston .

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

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Sources (4)

  • Loid Henson in household of Rachel Bruce, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Loyd Henson, "United States Census, 1840"

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