Hannah Hurford

5 May 1765–about 1850 (Age 84)
New Garden, New Garden Township, Chester, Pennsylvania, British Colonial America

The Life of Hannah

When Hannah Hurford was born on 5 May 1765, in New Garden, New Garden Township, Chester, Pennsylvania, British Colonial America, her father, Joseph Hurford, was 28 and her mother, Naomi Greenland, was 32. She married Joseph Carl Pool on 15 April 1789. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. She died about 1850, in Loudoun, Virginia, United States, at the age of 85.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Carl Pool
1759–1830
Hannah Hurford
1765–1850
Marriage: 15 April 1789
Naomi Pool
1790–
Benjamin Pool
1792–
Elizabeth Pool
1794–
Joseph Pool
1796–
John Pool
1798–
Maria Pool
1801–1862
Emily Pool
1802–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
15 April 1789
children

(7)

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

    Female1765–1850Female

    John Hurford

    Male1766–1809Male

    Ann Hurford

    Female1768–Female

    William Hurford

    Male1770–Male

    Nathan Hurford

    Male1772–Male

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1776

Age 11

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1780 · Richmond Becomes the Capital

Age 15

On April 18, 1780 Richmond became the capital of Virginia. It was the temporary capital from 1780-1788.
1788 · The First Presidential Election

Age 23

The First Presidential election was held in the newly created United States of America. Under the Articles of Confederation, the executive branch of the country was not set up for an individual to help lead the nation. So, under the United States Constitution they position was put in. Because of his prominent roles during the Revolutionary War, George Washington was voted in unanimously as the First President of the United States.

Name Meaning

English (chiefly southwestern England and South Wales): habitational name from an unidentified place, probably a variant of Harford or Hereford .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Hannah Hurford, "Pennsylvania, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Births and Baptisms, 1520-1999"
  • Hannah Hurford, "Pennsylvania, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Births and Baptisms, 1520-1999"
  • Joseph & Hannah Pool Family in the U.S., Quaker Meeting Records, 1681-1935

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