Hugh Finley Luckie

Chester, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Hugh Finley

When Hugh Finley Luckie was born on 16 January 1783, in Chester, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, William Annon Luckey, was 30 and his mother, Jane Bell, was 28. He married Elizabeth Lee Woolfolk on 1 July 1809, in Jefferson, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He died in Hawesville, Hancock, Kentucky, United States.

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Hugh Finley Luckie
Elizabeth Lee Woolfolk
Marriage: 1 July 1809
William Luckie
Sarah Jane Luckie
Robert Elliott Luckie
Irene Edson Luckie
Alice Phillips Luckie
Anna Lee Luckie

Spouse & Children

  • Male1783–Male

  • Elizabeth Lee Woolfolk


1 July 1809
Jefferson, Kentucky, United States


  • William Luckie


  • Sarah Jane Luckie


  • Robert Elliott Luckie


  • Irene Edson Luckie


  • Alice Phillips Luckie


+1 More Child

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+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 3

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.
1787 · Second State to Ratify U.S. Constitution

Age 4

On December 12, 1787, Pennsylvania ratified the U.S. Constitution.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 36

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

Scottish: reduced Anglicized form of a pet form of Gaelic Mac Lùcais ( see McLucas ).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (2)

  • Finley Luckey, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • Finley Luckey, "Kentucky Marriages, 1785-1979"

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