Greenberry Tackett

13 February 1869–16 April 1963 (Age 94)
Pike, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Greenberry

When Greenberry Tackett was born on 13 February 1869, in Pike, Kentucky, United States, his father, Greenville "Green" Tackett, was 37 and his mother, Rebecca Hall, was 35. He married Arminda "Minda" Hamilton in 1882, in Floyd, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Magisterial District 3, Floyd, Kentucky, United States for about 5 years. He died on 16 April 1963, in Floyd, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 94, and was buried in Floyd, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Greenberry Tackett
1869–1963
Arminda "Minda" Hamilton
1867–1941
Marriage: 1882
Andrew Jackson Tackett
1885–1949
Rebecca Tackett
1887–1963
Martha Tackett
1887–1977
George "Georgie" Tackett
1890–1977
Henry Tackett
1894–1974
William F Tackett
1896–1946
Thomas Tackett Sr.
1899–1959
Noah G. Tackett
1902–1958
America Tackett
1904–1910
Silas "Sie" Tackett
1905–1955
Arville Tackett
1912–1913

Spouse and Children

    Male1869–1963Male

    Arminda "Minda" Hamilton

    Female1867–1941Female

MARRIAGE
1882
Floyd, Kentucky, United States
children

(11)

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

    Sarah Jane Tackett

    Female1855–Female

    Samuel "Bud" Tackett

    Male1858–1929Male

    Nancy Tackett

    Female1859–1899Female

    Female1861–1954Female

    Emalana Tackett

    Female1863–1927Female

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 1

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1892 · The Radio is invented

Age 23

Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 27

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

Scottish: probably a habitational name from a place called Tecket in North Tyndale.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • G B Tackitt, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Green B Facher in household of Green Facher, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Greenberry Tackett, "United States Census, 1940"

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