Mary Kirby

2 May 1824–17 July 1906 (Age 82)
Warren, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Mary

When Mary Kirby was born on 2 May 1824, in Warren, Kentucky, United States, her father, David Kirby Sr., was 46 and her mother, Mary Anderson, was 42. She married Robert Hardcastle on 3 December 1846, in Warren, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 17 July 1906, in her hometown, at the age of 82, and was buried in Bowling Green, Warren, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert Hardcastle
1821–1870
Mary Kirby
1824–1906
Marriage: 3 December 1846
David Ewing Hardcastle
1847–1920
William Bailey Hardcastle
1859–1934
Nancy Elizabeth Hardcastle
1849–1922
Jane E. Hardcastle
1852–1917
John Henry Hardcastle
1855–1934

Spouse and Children

    Robert Hardcastle

    Male1821–1870Male

    Female1824–1906Female

MARRIAGE
3 December 1846
Warren, Kentucky, United States
children

(5)

    David Ewing Hardcastle

    Male1847–1920Male

    Nancy Elizabeth Hardcastle

    Female1849–1922Female

    Jane E. Hardcastle

    Female1852–1917Female

    John Henry Hardcastle

    Male1855–1934Male

    William Bailey Hardcastle

    Male1859–1934Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

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World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 1

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1830 · Louisville and Portland Canal Opens

Age 6

The Louisville and Portland canal opened in 1830. It was a 2 mile canal. It helped with the barrier caused by the Falls of the Ohio River at Louisville by making a route around them.
1846

Age 22

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from any of the numerous places in northern England called Kirby or Kirkby, from Old Norse kirkja ‘church’ + býr ‘settlement’.2 Irish: adopted as an English equivalent of Gaelic Ó Garmhaic ‘descendant of Ciarmhac’, a personal name meaning ‘dark son’. Compare Kerwick .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary Hardcastle in household of Gill B Hardcastle, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Mary Hardcastle, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Mary Hardcastle in household of R Hardcastle, "United States Census, 1870"

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