Louisa Hurt

4 June 1820–4 February 1903 (Age 82)
Page, Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of Louisa

When Louisa Hurt was born on 4 June 1820, in Page, Virginia, United States, her father, James Hort, was 21 and her mother, Nancy Hurt, was 21. She married Joshua Doffelmyer on 5 December 1836, in Page, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States in 1860. She died on 4 February 1903, in Bountiful, Davis, Utah, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Bountiful, Davis, Utah, United States.

Photos and Memories (27)

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

Family Time Line

Joshua Doffelmyer
Louisa Hurt
Marriage: 5 December 1836
Henry Jefferson Dofflemyer Hortt
Clarinda Jane Doffelmeyer
George Washington Doffelmyer
Joshua Doffelmyer
Waring Doffelmyer

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    5 December 1836Page, Virginia, United States
  • Children


    Parents and Siblings



    World Events (8)

    1821 · Financial Relief for Public Land
    Age 1
    A United States law to provide financial relief for the purchasers of Public Lands. It permitted the earlier buyers, that couldn't pay completely for the land, to return the land back to the government. This granted them a credit towards the debt they had on land. Congress, also, extended credit to buyer for eight more years. Still while being in economic panic and the shortage of currency made by citizens, the government hoped that with the time extension, the economy would improve.
    1824 · """Mary Randolph Publishes """"The Virginia Housewife"""""""
    Age 4
    “The Virginia Housewife” was published by Mary Randolph. It was the first cookbook published in America. 
    Age 26
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Hart . In Middle English, Old English heorot ‘hart’ became hurt west of a line running roughly from Dorking to Birmingham, and this has occasionally survived, though often replaced by the standard hart from hert.German: topographic name from Middle High German hurt ‘hurdle, woven fence’.

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

    Possible Related Names


    Story Highlight


    The following is a rewrite of his personal history correcting grammar and spelling but staying as true the original as possible: I, David Buel Dille, was bom in Euclid, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. I am t …

    Sources (36)

    • Louisa Dille, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Louisa Hoyt in entry for Josephine Dilley Moss, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Louisa Dille in household of David B Dille, "United States Census, 1850"

    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 to view more about your family.
    Create a FREE Account
    Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
    Share this with your family and friends.