Edmund Montgomery Hart

28 September 1839–29 July 1921 (Age 81)
Scott, Virginia, United States

The Life of Edmund Montgomery

When Edmund Montgomery Hart was born on 28 September 1839, in Scott, Virginia, United States, his father, Elijah M Hart, was 39 and his mother, Ellizabeth Cattron, was 37. He married Mary Ann Hilton on 19 March 1861. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Fulkerson, Scott, Virginia, United States for about 50 years. He died on 29 July 1921, in Hiltons, Scott, Virginia, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Hiltons, Scott, Virginia, United States.

Photos & Memories (7)

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Family Time Line

Edmund Montgomery Hart
1839–1921
Mary Ann Hilton
1837–1886
Marriage: 19 March 1861
Louisa Grace Hart
1862–1862
Robert E. Hart
1863–1894
William Elisha Hart
1864–1928
Martha Hart
1866–1938
Nannie Isabelle Hart
1868–1941
Rachel Mary Frances Hart
1870–1954
James Henry Hart
1871–1932
Margaret Elizabeth Hart
1873–1922
John Early Hart
1875–1940

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
19 March 1861
Scott,Virginia
children

(9)

    Louisa Grace Hart

    Female1862–1862Female

    Robert E. Hart

    Male1863–1894Male

    William Elisha Hart

    Male1864–1928Male

    Martha Hart

    Female1866–1938Female

    Nannie Isabelle Hart

    Female1868–1941Female

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

    Male1826–1880Male

    Male1827–1910Male

    Martha A Hart

    Female1829–1899Female

    Sarah Ann Hart

    Female1830–1922Female

    Female1832–1897Female

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1844 · Lumpkin's Jail

Age 5

In 1844 when Robert Lumpkin bought land in Virginia, this would be the spot of the Infamous Slave Jail (or Lumpkin’s Jail). The slaves would be brought here during the slave trade until they were sold. Lumpkin had purchased the land for his own slave business.
1846

Age 7

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1861 · The Battle of Manassas

Age 22

The Battle of Manassas is also referred to as the First Battle of Bull Run. 35,000 Union troops were headed towards Washington D.C. after 20,000 Confederate forces. The McDowell's Union troops fought with General Beauregard's Confederate troops along a little river called Bull Run. 

Name Meaning

1 English and North German: from a personal name or nickname meaning ‘stag’, Middle English hert, Middle Low German hërte, harte.2 German: variant spelling of Hardt 1 and 2.3 Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name or a nickname from German and Yiddish hart ‘hard’.

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

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Story Highlight

Documentation of Edmund's billfold

This documentation, written by Edmund's granddaughter Nellie Virginia Hart (daughter of son James Henry Hart), was saved by her grandnephew, Paul McFarland, grandson of Nellie's sister, Hattie Hart Mc …

Sources (3)

  • Edmond M Hart, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Edmond M Hart in household of Elijah Hart, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Edmond Hart in household of Elijah Hart, "United States Census, 1850"

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