Georgetta Hardesty

Brief Life History of Georgetta

When Georgetta Hardesty was born on 8 February 1928, in Anne Arundel, Maryland, United States, her father, Marvin Dixon Hardesty, was 24 and her mother, Rosie Ellen Dawson, was 21. She married Russell Duvall Monroe on 31 August 1946. She lived in District 1, Anne Arundel, Maryland, United States for about 10 years and Edgewater, Anne Arundel, Maryland, United States in 2009. She died on 28 November 2009, in Anne Arundel, Maryland, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Hillcrest Memorial Gardens and Chapel Mausoleum, Annapolis, Anne Arundel, Maryland, United States.

Photos and Memories (0)

Photos and Memories

Do you know Georgetta? Do you have a story about her that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Russell Duvall Monroe
1925–1992
Georgetta Hardesty
1928–2009
Marriage: 31 August 1946

Sources (9)

  • Georgette Monroe, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Georgetta Hardesty Monroe, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Georgetta Hardesty in entry for Mr Russell D Monroe, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

Spouse and Children

World Events (8)

1929

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

1931

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

1950

United States military forces play a leading role against North Korean and Chinese troops in Korean War.

Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire): habitational name from Hardisty Hill in Fewston (Yorkshire), from the Old English personal name Heardwulf (composed of the elements heard ‘hardy, brave, strong’ + wulf ‘wolf’) + Old English stīg ‘path, narrow road’. Compare Hardester and Hardisty .

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

Possible Related Names

Discover Even More

As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a FREE Account

Search for Another Deceased Ancestor

Share this with your family and friends.