Abigail Laird

22 March 1835–
Mesopotamia, Trumbull, Ohio, United States

The Life of Abigail

When Abigail Laird was born on 22 March 1835, in Mesopotamia, Trumbull, Ohio, United States, her father, Mathew Laird, was 40 and her mother, Hannah Cox, was 38.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about her you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Mathew Laird
1794–1865
Hannah Cox
1796–1858
Elizabeth Laird
1829–
Betsy Laird
1830–
Martha G Laird
1832–1917
Seth Morrison Laird
1833–1894
Abigail Laird
1835–
John Harrison Laird
1836–

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 1

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.
1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

Age 1

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.
1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 31

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: status name for a landlord, from northern Middle English laverd ‘lord’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Abigal Liard in household of Mathew Liard, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Abigail Laird in household of Mathew Laird, "United States Census, 1850"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.