Sylvester Newman Hardee

1 March 1853–18 August 1938 (Age 85)
Buchanan Township, Page, Iowa, United States

The Life of Sylvester Newman

When Sylvester Newman Hardee was born on 1 March 1853, in Buchanan Township, Page, Iowa, United States, his father, William Michael Hardee, was 37 and his mother, Elizabeth Ann Farley, was 37. He married Harriet Vesta Whittington on 4 October 1874, in Page, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Election District 7, Sheridan, Wyoming, United States in 1920 and Beckton, Sheridan, Wyoming, United States in 1930. He died on 18 August 1938, in Sheridan, Sheridan, Wyoming, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Sheridan, Sheridan, Wyoming, United States.

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Family Time Line

Sylvester Newman Hardee
1853–1938
Harriet Vesta Whittington
1852–1949
Marriage: 4 October 1874
Leona Lucy Hardee
1874–1955
Wrightie William Hardee
1877–1959
Vernie Enid Hardee
1879–1965
Maude Jane Hardee
1883–1930
Homer Sylvester Hardee
1886–1970
Miles Ezra Hardee
1889–1933
Goldie Georgia Hardee
1892–1983

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
4 October 1874
Page, Iowa, United States
children

(7)

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Parents and Siblings

    William Michael Hardee

    Male1815–1902Male

    Elizabeth Ann Farley

    Female1815–1892Female

siblings

(12)

    Joseph Butler Hardee

    Male1837–1875Male

    John H. Hardee

    Male1838–1838Male

    Greenberry Franklin Hardee

    Male1840–1840Male

    Female1840–1912Female

    Male1842–1929Male

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines

Age 4

The Capitol was located in Iowa City until the 1st General Assembly of Iowa recognized that the Capitol should be moved farther west than Iowa City. Land was found two miles from the Des Moines River to start construction of the new building. Today the Capitol building still stands on its original plot.
1863

Age 10

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 23

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

Name Meaning

Variant spelling of English Hardy .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Sylvester Hardy in household of Wm Hardy, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Sylvester N Hardie, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Sylvester N Hardee, "United States Census, 1920"

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