Lucy B. Hansford

Female18 November 1885–1892

Brief Life History of Lucy B.

When Lucy B. Hansford was born on 18 November 1885, in Tucker, West Virginia, United States, her father, David W Hansford, was 48 and her mother, Susan Catherine Vanscoy, was 38. She died in 1892, at the age of 7, and was buried in Randolph, West Virginia, United States.

Photos and Memories (0)

Photos and Memories

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

Family Time Line

David W Hansford
1837–1897
Susan Catherine Vanscoy
1847–1904
Haman Luther Hansford
1867–1945
Perry Jackson Hansford
1869–1957
Columbus Bruce Hansford
1871–1955
Laverna Jane Hansford
1873–1943
George Harmon Hansford
1876–1968
Margaret C Hansford
1880–1933
Lafayette Lee Hansford
1881–1881
Delphia May Hansford
1883–1962
Lucy B. Hansford
1885–1892
Minnie D. Hansford
1888–1957

Sources (1)

  • Lucy B. Hansford, "Find A Grave Index"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (10)

+5 More Children

World Events (4)

1886

Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 1

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 5

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

English:

habitational name from Hansford Barton in Ashreigny, or from one of two other places called Hansford or Handsford in Chawleigh and Bondleigh (all Devon). The origins of these placenames are uncertain; some may be derived from the surname, and it is not clear which early forms belong to which place. The form Hamtoneford, recorded in 1205, suggests Old English hām-tūn ‘home farm’ (from hām ‘homestead’ + tūn ‘farmstead, estate’) + ford ‘ford’, though hām-tūn is very rare in Devon. Another possibility is Old English hēan, dative form of hēah ‘high’, + tūn + ford.

variant of Hanford with an intrusive -s-.

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