Philip W. Hendrix

29 April 1844–
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Philip W.

When Philip W. Hendrix was born on 29 April 1844, in Tennessee, United States, his father, John W. Hendrix, was 23 and his mother, Lucinda Thomasson, was 24. He lived in White Breast Township, Warren, Iowa, United States in 1860 and Walla Walla, Walla Walla, Washington, United States in 1880.

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John W. Hendrix
Lucinda Thomasson
Eliza Jane Hendrix
David Alexander Hendrix
John Henry Hendrix
Philip W. Hendrix
Susan E. Hendrix
James W Hendrix
William Hendrix

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World Events (8)


Age 2

Iowa is the 29th state.

Age 2

Tennessee was known as the Volunteer State because during the Mexican War the government asked Tennessee for 3,000 volunteer soldiers and 30,000 joined.
1878 · Yellow Fever Epidemic

Age 34

When a man that had escaped a quarantined steamboat with yellow fever went to a restaurant he infected Kate Bionda the owner. This was the start of the yellow fever epidemic in Memphis, Tennessee. By the end of the epidemic 5,200 of the residence would die.

Name Meaning

Dutch and German (northwest): patronymic from the personal name Hendrik ( see Henry 1).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Philip H Hendricks in household of John Hendricks, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Philip Hendricks in household of John Hendricks, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Phillip H Hendrix in household of John W Hendrix, "United States Census, 1880"

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