Hepsey Barrus

1849–
Lenawee, Michigan, United States

The Life Summary of Hepsey

When Hepsey Barrus was born in 1849, in Lenawee, Michigan, United States, her father, Delancy Barrus, was 38 and her mother, Emily Smith, was 30. She lived in Rome Township, Lenawee, Michigan, United States in 1850.

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Family Time Line

Delancy Barrus
1811–1850
Emily Smith
1819–1889
Laroy S Barrus
1837–1914
Harriet Ann Barrus
1839–1912
Annette P. Barrus
1841–1843
Luther L. Barrus
1843–1908
Luke Bennett Bonet Barrus
1845–1906
Hester Ette Barrus
1847–1930
Hepsey Barrus
1849–

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1854 · Creation of the Republican Party
Age 5
A debate continues over the location of the creation of the Republican Party. Some sources claim the party was formed in Ripon, Wisconsin, on February 28, 1854. Others claim the first meeting of the Republican Party took place in Jackson, Michigan, on July 6, 1854, where the Republican Party was officially organized. Over 1,000 people were present and candidates were selected for the party, thus making it the first Republican convention.
1863
Age 14
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
Age 32
Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

English: probably a variant of Barrows .

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

Possible Related Names

Barrows

Sources (1)

  • Hessey Barrass in household of Delaney Barrass, "United States Census, 1850"

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