Ann Somerville Knox Hayes

1805 - 1879

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Ann Somerville Knox Hayes

1805 - 1879
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Grave site information of Ann Somerville Knox Hayes (1805 - 1879) at Fredericksburg Confederate Cemetery in Fredericksburg, Fredericksburg, Virginia, United States from BillionGraves

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Ann Somerville Knox Hayes

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Fredericksburg Confederate Cemetery

Washington Ave
Fredericksburg, Fredericksburg, Virginia
United States

Epitaph

The King of terrors is the Prince of Peace to them that trust in Christ. Usque ad Tubam.

Headstone Description

Children of William Yates and Mary Ann Downman:
Ann Hayes - wife of R. Innes Taylor, buried in this cemetery
Sophia - wife of Marion J. Dimmock, buried in Hollywood, Richmond
Joseph - buried in St. George's Churchyard
William - buried at Belle Isle, in Lancaster County, VA
William's wife - Mary Ann Hayes

Under this stone are also buried: Ann Somerville (Knox) Hayes
her daughter Sarah Stuart
Two infant children of James & B.T. Hayes
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Gina369

May 2, 2012
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janus532

May 3, 2012
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May 1, 2012

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Life timeline of Ann Somerville Knox Hayes

1805
Ann Somerville Knox Hayes was born in 1805
Ann Somerville Knox Hayes was 14 years old when Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles founds Singapore. Sir Thomas Stamford Bingley Raffles, FRS was a British statesman, Lieutenant-Governor of British Java (1811–1815) and Governor-General of Bencoolen (1817–1822), best known for his founding of Singapore and the British Malaya.
Ann Somerville Knox Hayes was 20 years old when The Erie Canal opens: Passage from Albany, New York to Lake Erie. The Erie Canal is a canal in New York, United States that is part of the east–west, cross-state route of the New York State Canal System. Originally, it ran 363 miles (584 km) from where Albany meets the Hudson River to where Buffalo meets Lake Erie. It was built to create a navigable water route from New York City and the Atlantic Ocean to the Great Lakes. When completed in 1825, it was the second longest canal in the world and greatly affected the development and economy of New York, New York City, and the United States.
Ann Somerville Knox Hayes was 26 years old when Charles Darwin embarks on his journey aboard HMS Beagle, during which he will begin to formulate his theory of evolution. Charles Robert Darwin, was an English naturalist, geologist and biologist, best known for his contributions to the science of evolution. He established that all species of life have descended over time from common ancestors and, in a joint publication with Alfred Russel Wallace, introduced his scientific theory that this branching pattern of evolution resulted from a process that he called natural selection, in which the struggle for existence has a similar effect to the artificial selection involved in selective breeding.
Ann Somerville Knox Hayes was 35 years old when Samuel Morse receives the patent for the telegraph. Samuel Finley Breese Morse was an American painter and inventor. After having established his reputation as a portrait painter, in his middle age Morse contributed to the invention of a single-wire telegraph system based on European telegraphs. He was a co-developer of the Morse code and helped to develop the commercial use of telegraphy.
Ann Somerville Knox Hayes was 54 years old when Petroleum is discovered in Titusville, Pennsylvania leading to the world's first commercially successful oil well. Petroleum is a naturally occurring, yellow-to-black liquid found in geological formations beneath the Earth's surface. It is commonly refined into various types of fuels. Components of petroleum are separated using a technique called fractional distillation, i.e. separation of a liquid mixture into fractions differing in boiling point by means of distillation, typically using a fractionating column.
Ann Somerville Knox Hayes was 56 years old when American Civil War: Fort Sumter surrenders to Confederate forces. The American Civil War was a war fought in the United States from 1861 to 1865. As a result of the long-standing controversy over slavery, war broke out in April 1861, when Confederate forces attacked Fort Sumter in South Carolina, shortly after U.S. President Abraham Lincoln was inaugurated. The nationalists of the Union proclaimed loyalty to the U.S. Constitution. They faced secessionists of the Confederate States, who advocated for states' rights to expand slavery.
Ann Somerville Knox Hayes died in 1879 at the age of 74
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