Marietta Hart

29 June 1874–12 March 1955 (Age 80)
United States

The Life of Marietta

When Marietta Hart was born on 29 June 1874, in United States, her father, John Nelson Hart, was 30 and her mother, Nancy Ellen Vaughn, was 18. She married Charles William Smith on 21 August 1901, in Clay, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Gallatin, Daviess, Missouri, United States in 1930 and Union Township, Daviess, Missouri, United States in 1940. She died on 12 March 1955, in Newburgh, Ohio Township, Warrick, Indiana, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Clay, Missouri, United States.

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Charles William Smith
Marietta Hart
Marriage: 21 August 1901
Charles William Smith
Newel Hart Smith
Dorothy Smith
Robert Franklin Smith
Irene Smith
Edna Smith

Spouse and Children

21 August 1901
Clay, Missouri, United States


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings


    Nancy Ellen Vaughn




+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 1

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1875 · A New Civil Rights Act

Age 1

During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 22

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

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’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Etta H Smith in household of Charles W Smith, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Etta Hart Smith in household of Charles W Smith, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Etta Smith in household of Charles W Smith, "United States Census, 1940"

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