Simpson Hart

Randolph, Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of Simpson

When Simpson Hart was born in 1860, in Randolph, Virginia, United States, his father, David Baxter Hart, was 26 and his mother, Anzina Jane Wilmoth, was 22. He married Emma Louise Jenkins on 23 September 1908, in Everett, Snohomish, Washington, United States. He lived in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States for about 20 years.

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Simpson Hart
Emma Louise Jenkins
Marriage: 23 September 1908

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 September 1908Everett, Snohomish, Washington, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 3
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1867 · Gas Street Lamps Installed
    Age 7
    The Los Angeles Gas Company installed 43 gas street lamps on Main Street. A lamplighter rode on horseback at dusk to light the streetlights. By 1873, 136 gas lamps had been installed in Los Angeles. 
    1894 · Confederate Soldiers and Sailors Monument
    Age 34
    On May 30, 18944 the Confederate Soldiers and Sailors’ Monument was unveiled. It is 73 feet high and over looks Libby Hill Park. the statue represents the 13 Confederate States.

    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

    Sources (17)

    • Simpson Hart in entry for Emma L Hart, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Simpson Hart, "United States Census, 1930"
    • Simpson Hart, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"

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