Lucy Meredith

1838–Female
Kentucky, United States

The Life of Lucy

When Lucy Meredith was born in 1838, in Kentucky, United States, her father, Carrol Lewis Meredith, was 33 and her mother, Cynthia Lucinda Skaggs, was 23. She lived in Edmonson, Kentucky, United States in 1850 and Clay Township, Lafayette, Missouri, United States in 1860.

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Family Time Line

Carrol Lewis Meredith
1805–1878
Cynthia Lucinda Skaggs
1815–1850
James Jacob Meredith
1832–
Joseph S Meredith
1834–1915
William Meredith
1836–
Lucy Meredith
1838–
Elizabeth Meredith
1840–
John Meredith
1842–
Willis Meredith
1844–1905
Reuben Meredith
1847–

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World Events (8)

1838 · Lord Reveals the Name of His Chruch

Age 0

On April 26, 1838, The Lord reveals that the name of His Church should be The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. This revelation was given to the Prophet Joseph Smith, Jr. in Far West, Missouri.
1850 · 8th Most Populated State

Age 12

According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 32

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.

Name Meaning

Welsh: from the personal name Maredudd. In Welsh the stress is on the second syllable. The Old Welsh form is Morgetiud, of which the first element may mean ‘pomp, splendor’ and the second is iudd ‘lord’.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Lucy Meredith in household of Lewis Meredith, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Luray Meredith in household of Lewis Meredith, "United States Census, 1860"

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