Abner Christian Hansard

Male 1816 - 1895  (78 years)


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  • Name Abner Christian Hansard 
    Born 1 Apr 1816  Bull Run Creek, Knox Co., TN Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 16 Jan 1895  Tazewell, Claiborne Co., TN Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Thompson Chapel Cemetery, Claiborne Co., TN Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I32756  The Hennessee Family
    Last Modified 26 Mar 2014 

    Father William Hansard,   b. Abt 1763, Dale Parish, Chesterfield County, Colony of Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1 Sep 1846, Bull Run Creek, Knox Co., TN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 83 years) 
    Mother Martha Christian,   b. 0___ 1775, Amherst Co.,Virginia Colony Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jun 1841, Bull Run Creek,Knox Co.,TN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 66 years) 
    Married 24 Nov 1792  Lexington Parish, Amherst Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    • Created in 1761 from Albemarle County. Amherst, the seat of Amherst County, is surrounded by farms. Amherst County, was named for Sir Jeffrey Amherst, who was acclaimed as "Conqueror of Canada". Although named Governor of Virginia, he never came to the colony. Clifford, incorporated as Cabellsburg in 1785 and later known as New Glasgow, was for a short time the county seat.
    Residence (Family) 0___ 1800  Amherst Co., VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Created in 1761 from Albemarle County. Amherst, the seat of Amherst County, is surrounded by farms. Amherst County, was named for Sir Jeffrey Amherst, who was acclaimed as "Conqueror of Canada". Although named Governor of Virginia, he never came to the colony. Clifford, incorporated as Cabellsburg in 1785 and later known as New Glasgow, was for a short time the county seat.
    Residence (Family) 0___ 1807  Bull Run Creek, Knox Co., TN Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F11993  Group Sheet

    Family Mary Ann Markham,   b. 16 May 1825, Tazewell,Claiborne Co.,TN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Feb 1899, Tazewell,Claiborne Co.,TN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 11 Oct 1842  Claiborne Co., TN Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Katherine Graham Hansard,   b. 8 Sep 1847, Old Tazewell,Clairborne Co.,TN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jan 1920, Claiborne Co., TN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     2. Peter Markham Hansard,   b. 22 Jun 1849, Old Tazewell, Clairborne Co., TN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Nov 1938, Knoxville, Knox Co., TN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2014 
    Family ID F11992  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 11 Oct 1842 - Claiborne Co., TN Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 16 Jan 1895 - Tazewell, Claiborne Co., TN Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Thompson Chapel Cemetery, Claiborne Co., TN Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • 1850 Tennessee Census, Claiborne County, Subdivision 7:
      A.C. Hansard 34 cabinet maker Tenn
      Mary A. 23 Tenn
      Joseph 5 Tenn
      Catherine 2 Tenn
      Peter 1 Tenn

      1860 Tennessee Census, Claiborne County, Subdivision 9:
      A.C. Hansard 48 mechanic Tenn
      Mary A. 34 Tenn
      Joseph K. 15 Tenn
      Catherine 13 Tenn
      Peter M. 11 Tenn
      Lucy E. 9 Tenn
      William 4 Tenn
      Samuel 1 Tenn

      1870 Tennessee Census, Claiborne County, District 9:
      Hansard, A.C. 54 house carpenter Tenn
      Mary A. 45 keeping house Tenn
      Absalom 16 works on farm Tenn
      Samuel 12 works on farm Tenn
      Jefferson 10 works on farm Tenn
      Sallie 7 Tenn
      John 1 Tenn

      1880 Tennessee Census, Claiborne County, District 9:
      Hansard, Abner 64 Tenn Va Va
      Mary 55 Tenn Va
      William 23 son Tenn
      Samuel 21 son Tenn
      Jefferson 18 son Tenn
      Sarah 16 dau Tenn
      John 13 son Tenn
      [6]

  • Sources 
    1. [S45385] http://www.familyorigins.com/users/g/o/l/Rollin-G-Golden/FAMO1-0001/d457.html#P3666.

    2. [S101] findagrave.com.

    3. [S45386] http://www.familyorigins.com/users/g/o/l/Rollin-G-Golden/FAMO1-0001/d146.html#P457.

    4. [S49951] http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~southron/Hansford/d1.htm.

    5. [S45387] http://www.familyorigins.com/users/g/o/l/Rollin-G-Golden/FAMO1-0001/index.html.

    6. [S52120] http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~southron/Hansford/d1.htm#i1753.