Pearl Hulbert

Female21 June 1876–1 May 1881

Brief Life History of Pearl

When Pearl Hulbert was born on 21 June 1876, in Austin, Travis, Texas, United States, her father, William Palmer Hulbert Sr., was 33 and her mother, Harriet Elizabeth Jenkins, was 27. She died on 1 May 1881, in Austin, Travis, Texas, United States, at the age of 4, and was buried in Oakwood Cemetery, Austin, Travis, Texas, United States.

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William Palmer Hulbert Sr.
Harriet Elizabeth Jenkins
Mary Estelle Hulbert
Lola Ruth Hulbert
George Palma Hulbert
Pearl Hulbert
Hendley Stone Hulbert
Sarah May Hulbert
Viola Bessie Hulbert
William Palmer Hulbert Sr.

Sources (5)

  • Pearl Hulbert in household of W P Hulbert, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Pearl Hulbert, "Find A Grave Index"
  • 1880 United States Federal Census

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (8)

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World Events (2)

1881 · Construction of the Fort Worth & Denver Railway

Age 5

Grenville M. Dodge oversaw the construction of the Fort Worth & Denver Railway. Work began at Hodge Junction, and eventually extended to the New Mexico border by 1888. Service began on April 1, 1888, with trains travelling between Fort Worth and Denver.

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 5

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

English (Wiltshire and Gloucestershire) and German: from an ancient Germanic personal name, Holbert, Hulbert (Old English Holdbeorht), composed of the elements hold, huld ‘friendly, gracious’ + berht ‘bright, famous’. Old English names in Hold- are rare and late, only Holdburh and Holdfrith (both female) and Holdwine being recorded in independent use.

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

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