Samuel Walter Hart

31 October 1853–12 November 1941 (Age 88)
Bristol, Gloucestershire, England

The Life Summary of Samuel Walter

When Samuel Walter Hart was born on 31 October 1853, in Bristol, Gloucestershire, England, his father, James Hart, was 42 and his mother, Mary Cape, was 42. He married Martha Raymond on 20 February 1880, in Woodruff, Rich, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Montpelier, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States in 1900 and Raymond Election Precinct, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States in 1940. He died on 12 November 1941, in Raymond, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Raymond Cemetery, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States.

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Samuel Walter Hart
Martha Raymond
Marriage: 20 February 1880
Melvin Ray Hart
Celia Eva Hart
Mary Claudia Hart
Celdon Raymond Hart
Henrietta Hart

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    20 February 1880Woodruff, Rich, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1861 · The 14th Brooklyn is Known as The Red Legged Devils
    Age 8
    The 14th Regiment New York State Militia, or 14th Brooklyn, was constituted on May 13, 1847. The 14th Brooklyn received the nickname “The Red Legged Devils” due to their vibrant red trousers. At the time, most Union regiments wore blue. The volunteer militia, led by Colonel Alfred M. Wood, consisted primarily of abolitionists from Brooklyn. They served between the years of 1861 through 1864 and were known for their grit and determination and never stood down from a fight.
    Age 10
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.
    Age 23
    The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

    Name Meaning

    English and North German: nickname from Middle English hert (Old English heorot), Middle Low German hërte, harte ‘hart, stag’, perhaps for a quick-footed or timorous individual.German: variant of Hardt 1 and 2. It is also found in France (Alsace and Lorraine).Jewish (Ashkenazic): artificial name or nickname from German and Yiddish hart ‘hard’.

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

    Possible Related Names

    De Hart

    Story Highlight

    Samuel Walter Hart

    SAMUEL WALTER HART Samuel Walter Hart was born 31 October, 1853, in Bristol, England. He always said he was born in Culmstock, Devonshire, England, but his birth certificate was found in the Registra …

    Sources (33)

    • Samuel Walter Hart, "England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008"
    • Samuel Hart in household of Mary Kelley, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Samuel Hart in entry for Henrietta Hart, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"

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