James McHenry Ard

18 August 1804–31 October 1889 (Age 85)
Monticello, Wayne, Kentucky, United States

The Life of James McHenry

When James McHenry Ard was born on 18 August 1804, in Monticello, Wayne, Kentucky, United States, his father, Rueben L Ard, was 35 and his mother, Elizabeth LeFevers, was 28. He married Deannah Price on 23 August 1827. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Kentucky, United States in 1870 and Susie, Wayne, Kentucky, United States in 1880. He died on 31 October 1889, in Pulaski, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Bethesda, Wayne, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

James McHenry Ard
1804–1889
Deannah Price
1810–1861
Marriage: 23 August 1827
Sara Elizabeth "Sally" Ard
1830–1893
Frank Ard
1854–
Timothy Ard
1856–
Cyrenus Waite Ard
1832–1916
William H. Ard
1834–1835
Talitha Jane Ard
1835–1919
Reuben Price Ard
1838–1922
Tabitha Ann Ard
1840–1928
Nancy Barthenia Ard
1842–1916
James Noah Ard
1845–1855
Ava Ellen Ard
1848–1928
Martha Isabel Ard
1852–1937

Spouse and Children

    Male1804–1889Male

    Deannah Price

    Female1810–1861Female

MARRIAGE
23 August 1827
children

(12)

    Sara Elizabeth "Sally" Ard

    Female1830–1893Female

    Cyrenus Waite Ard

    Male1832–1916Male

    William H. Ard

    Male1834–1835Male

    Talitha Jane Ard

    Female1835–1919Female

    Reuben Price Ard

    Male1838–1922Male

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1808

Age 4

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1812 · Kentucky Bend Created

Age 8

During the New Madrid earthquakes of 1811-1812, the Kentucky Bend or New Madrid Bend was created. It is located in the southwestern corner of Kentucky on the banks of the Mississippi River.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 26

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from any of several places called Aird, including one near Hurlford in Ayrshire, another near Stranraer in Galloway, and the Aird, the higher part of the Vale of Beauly, near Inverness. These place names are derived from Gaelic àird(e) ‘height’, ‘promontory’, from àrd ‘high’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • James M Ard, "United States Census, 1880"
  • James M Ard, "United States Census, 1870"
  • James M Ard, "United States Census, 1860"

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