Person:Joseph Hansbrough (3)

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Joseph Sumner Hansbrough
b.28 SEP 1790
d.13 AUG 1864 Washington, D. C.
m. 20 MAR 1788
  1. Joseph Sumner Hansbrough1790 - 1864
  2. Lucy Doniphan Hansbrough1793 - Bet 1859 & 1866
  3. Eleanor Sumner Hansbrough1796 -
  4. Peter Hansbrough1799 - 1843
  5. James Hansbrough1801 - 1853
  6. Thomas DeEll Hansbrough1804 - 1880
  7. John Calhoun Hansbrough1806 - Aft 1875
  • HJoseph Sumner Hansbrough1790 - 1864
  • WSarah Myers1792 - 1827
m. 12 MAR 1813
  1. Lucy Eleanor Hansbrough1813 - 1880
  2. William Sumner Hansbrough1815 - Aft 1847
  3. Frances Elizabeth Hansbrough1817 - 1878
  4. Sarah Parker Hansbrough1819 - 1820
Facts and Events
Name Joseph Sumner Hansbrough
Gender Male
Birth[1] 28 SEP 1790
Marriage 12 MAR 1813 Loudoun Co., VAto Sarah Myers
Death? 13 AUG 1864 Washington, D. C.
Reference Number? JWH #295

295.JOSEPH SUMNER HANSBROUGH: (242 James) According to two Hansbrough Bibles, he was born on Tuesday, September 28, 1790, but according to the inscription on his tombstone (probably incorrect), he was born September 22, 1790. He died August 13, 1864, in Washington, D. C., where he was then living, and on the 19th was buried in lot #218, range 69, of the "Washington Parish Burial Ground" belonging to Christ Church, Washington Parish, commonly known as the "Congressional Cemetery." A cousin, in describing him in a letter, says that "he was strikingly patrician in appearance and deportment." On March 12, 1813, Reverend John Littlefield certified that he married Joseph Hansbrough o Sarah Myers, but did not give the date of the marriage. Sarah, who was born in 1792, was the youngest of eight children of Benjamin Myers, of Loudoun. Sarah was a brunette, very handsome, and it is said that her two daughters inherited their beauty from her. She died on Wednesday, January 3, 1827, leaving three children, the youngest, a ten year-old daughter.

Children (HANSBROUGH) 348. LUCY ELEANOR - born June 6, 1813. 349. WILLIAM SUMNER - born March 1, 1815. 350. FRANCES ELIZABETH - born October 10, 1817. 351. Sarah Parker - born April 1, 1819; died June 29, 1820, age about 15 months. NFI.

References
  1. John W. Hansborough. History and Genealogy of the Hansborough - Hansbrough Family. (Name: Name: 1981, John W. Hansborough;;)
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    295.JOSEPH SUMNER HANSBROUGH: (242 James) According to two Hansbrough Bibles, he was born on Tuesday, September 28, 1790, but according to the inscription on his tombstone (probably incorrect), he wa s born September 22, 1790. He died August 13, 1864, in Washington, D. C., where he was then living, and on the 19th was buried in lot #218, range 69, of the "Washington Parish Burial Ground" belongin g to Christ Church, Washington Parish, commonly known as the "Congressional Cemetery." A cousin, in describing him in a letter, says that "he was strikingly patrician in appearance and deportment." On March 12, 1813, Reverend John Littlefield certified that he married Joseph Hansbrough o Sarah Myers, but did not give the date of the marriage. Sarah, who was born in 1792, was the youngest of eig ht children of Benjamin Myers, of Loudoun. Sarah was a brunette, very handsome, and it is said that her two daughters inherited their beauty from her. She died on Wednesday, January 3, 1827, leaving t hree children, the youngest, a ten year-old daughter. Children (HANSBROUGH) 348. LUCY ELEANOR - born June 6, 1813. 349. WILLIAM SUMNER - born March 1, 1815. 350. FRANCES ELIZABETH - born October 10, 1817. 351. Sarah Parker - born April 1, 1819; died June 29, 1820, age about 15 months. NFI.