Foster Jackson Luckie

1829–1903
Macedonia, Lowndes, Alabama, United States

The Life of Foster Jackson

When Foster Jackson Luckie was born in 1829, in Macedonia, Lowndes, Alabama, United States, his father, Hezekiah Luckie, was 75 and his mother, Jane Knox, was 17. He married Ritta Manning about 1850, in Butler, Alabama, United States. He died in his hometown.

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Foster Jackson Luckie
1829–1903
Ritta Manning
1830–

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World Events (3)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 1

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1830 · The Oregon Trail

Age 1

Many people started their 2,170-mile West trek to settle the land found by Louis and Clark. They used large-wheeled wagons to pack most of their belongings and were guided by trails that were made by the previous trappers and traders who walked the area. Over time the trail needed annual improvements to make the trip faster and safer. Most of Interstate 80 and 84 cover most of the ground that was the original trail.
1849 · Capitol Building Destroyed by Fire

Age 20

The capitol building in Montgomery was destroyed by fire on December 14, 1849, the 30th anniversary of the state.

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.

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