Louisa G McGuire

May 1854–26 August 1910 (Age 56)
Virginia, United States

The Life of Louisa G

When Louisa G McGuire was born in May 1854, in Virginia, United States, her father, Cornelius McGuire, was 47 and her mother, Theresa Gose, was 42. She married Thurston Darbie Hurt on 25 November 1874, in Tazewell, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Cedar Township, Carroll, Arkansas, United States in 1880 and Roaring River Township, Barry, Missouri, United States in 1900. She died on 26 August 1910, in Eureka Springs, Carroll, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 56.

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Family Time Line

Thurston Darbie Hurt
Louisa G McGuire
Marriage: 25 November 1874
Thomas Durward Hurt
David Hurt
George Thurston Hurt
John Cornelius Hurt
Charles T Hurt
Charles Thurston Hurt
Sarah Louise "Sally" Hurt
William J. R. Hurt
William Floyd Hurt

Spouse and Children

25 November 1874
Tazewell, Virginia, United States


    Thomas Durward Hurt


    George Thurston Hurt


    John Cornelius Hurt


    Charles T Hurt


    Charles Thurston Hurt


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Parents and Siblings



+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1861 · The Battle of Manassas

Age 7

The Battle of Manassas is also referred to as the First Battle of Bull Run. 35,000 Union troops were headed towards Washington D.C. after 20,000 Confederate forces. The McDowell's Union troops fought with General Beauregard's Confederate troops along a little river called Bull Run. 

Age 9

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 16

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Name Meaning

Irish and Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mag Uidhir ‘son of Odhar’, a byname meaning ‘sallow’. This was the name of the ruling family of Fermanagh from the 13th–17th centuries.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Louisa G Hunt in household of Thurston D Hunt, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Louiza Hurt in household of Thurston Hurt, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Louisa Y McGuire in entry for Thurston D Hurt, "Virginia, Bureau of Vital Statistics, County Marriage Registers, 1853-1935"

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