The Hitts of Mississippi and related families

Whitfield Hitt1819

Name
Whitfield Hitt
Given names
Whitfield
Surname
Hitt
Birth 1819 18 21
MarriageAmelia EasleyView this family

Birth of a brotherReuben Washington Hitt
February 25, 1826 (Age 7)

Birth of a sisterElizabeth Annette “Eliza” Hitt
December 7, 1831 (Age 12)
Residence 1840 (Age 21)
Birth of a son
#1
Francis M. Hitt
1841 (Age 22)

Birth of a son
#2
James W. Hitt
1844 (Age 25)

Birth of a daughter
#3
Nancy Hitt
1848 (Age 29)

Residence 1850 (Age 31)
Death of a paternal grandfatherReuben Hitt
1855 (Age 36)
Death of a fatherLazarus Hitt
October 20, 1859 (Age 40)
Death of a brotherReuben Washington Hitt
January 22, 1864 (Age 45)

Cause: wounds suffered in the siege of Corinth
Death of a motherEdna Fache
1888 (Age 69)

Note: The death date on the grave marker looks like 1838, but since she shows up in the 1880 census living with her daughter Eilza, it must be 1888.
Death of a sisterElizabeth Annette “Eliza” Hitt
April 21, 1905 (Age 86)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage:
himself
7 years
younger brother
sister
younger sister
Family with Amelia Easley - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage:
son
4 years
son
5 years
daughter

Note

Census data

1840 1 male 20-29 1 female under 5 1 female 15-19

1850 Whitfield Hitt age 31 farmer born SC Amelian Hitt age 26 born AL Francis M Hitt age 9 born MS James W Hitt age 6 born MS Nancy Hitt age 2 born MS Nancy Easly age 67 born SC