Hannah Wilson

12 March 1797–13 June 1852 (Age 55)
Guilford, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Hannah

When Hannah Wilson was born on 12 March 1797, in Guilford, North Carolina, United States, her father, Jesse Wilson, was 34 and her mother, Elizabeth Beeson, was 35. She married John Jehu Hockett on 22 December 1819, in Center MM, Guilford, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 13 June 1852, in Randolph, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 55, and was buried in Randolph, North Carolina, United States.

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John Jehu Hockett
Hannah Wilson
Marriage: 22 December 1819
Jesse Milliken Hockett
Cyrus Wilson Hockett
Elizabeth Hockett
Sarah Hockett
Mahlon Hockett
John Hocket
Isaac Hockett
Zimri Hockett
Alphonso A Hockett
Eliza Hockett

Spouse and Children

22 December 1819
Center MM, Guilford, North Carolina, United States


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World Events (7)

1799 · Gold Nuggets Found

Age 2

"In 1799, in Little Meadow Creak located in Cabarrus County, North Carolina a large yellow """"rock"""" was found by Conrad Reed. A few years later it was determined that the """"rock"""" was a gold nugget."
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 3

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

Age 15

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

Name Meaning

English, Scottish, and northern Irish: patronymic from the personal name Will , a very common medieval short form of William .

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

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Hoggatt family Quaker connections

It is not our intent to do a Hoggatt genealogy here - we merely wish to give an outline of those Hoggatts/Hocketts who were connected to other families on this Web Site. A word about spelling - North …

Sources (3)

  • Hannah Hackett in household of John Hackett, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Hannah Armfield in household of Abner Armfield, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Hanah Armfield in household of Abner Armfield, "United States Census, 1860"

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