Richard Ivy Hendrix Sr

3 December 1804–14 July 1888 (Age 83)
Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Richard Ivy

When Richard Ivy Hendrix Sr was born on 3 December 1804, in Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States, his father, William M. Hendrix Sr, was 44 and his mother, Nancy Ann Bratcher, was 41. He married Rebecca Cherry in 1822, in Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in McNairy, Tennessee, United States in 1860 and Tennessee, United States in 1870. He died on 14 July 1888, in Finger, McNairy, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Hendrix Cemetery, McNairy, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

Richard Ivy Hendrix Sr
1804–1888
Nancy Ann Beard
1818–1856
Marriage: 1839
William Bratcher Hendrix
1840–1912
Nicy Cansady Hendrix
1841–1893
Serena Hendrix
1842–1910
Mahala Frances Hendrix
1844–1908
Richard Ivey Hendrix Jr.
1845–1936
Margaret Isabelle Hendrix
1847–1930
Sarah Malindy Hendrix
1849–1858
Mandy Elizabeth Hendrix
1850–
James Larkin Hendrix
1852–1936
Lee Ashbury Hendrix
1853–1910
Alexander Henderson Hendrix
1856–1941

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1839
McNairy, Tennessee, United States
children

(11)

    William Bratcher Hendrix

    Male1840–1912Male

    Nicy Cansady Hendrix

    Female1841–1893Female

    Serena Hendrix

    Female1842–1910Female

    Female1844–1908Female

    Richard Ivey Hendrix Jr.

    Male1845–1936Male

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1808

Age 4

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1822 · Slave Rebellion

Age 18

"On June 16, 1822, Denmark Vesey a free and self-educated African American leads a slave rebellion called ""the rising."" The interesting thing about this rebellion is that it does not really happen. The only thing the judges have to go on is the testimony of people that witness it."
1829 · Fort Sumter Constructed

Age 25

In 1829 Fort Sumter is constructed in the Charleston Harbor, South Carolina. Fort Sumter is most known for being the site of the first shots of the Civil War. It is barely ready when the American Civil War starts.

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)

  • Ivey Hendrix, "United States Census, 1850"
  • R J Hendrix, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Richard J Hendrix, "United States Census, 1870"

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