Charles and Lucy Hart
Charles Dwight Hart was born in Shelburne, Massachusetts, on January 12, 1831. Charles was the eldest child born to Holloway Hart and Mary Carter Hart. Charles Dwight Hart married Lucy Reed Jenkins on May 1, 1853 in Greenfield, Massachusetts. Lucy Jenkins was born on July 4, 1835 in Ashfield, Massachusetts. Lucy was the daughter of David Hersey Jenkins and the former Hannah Lilly. Lucy died on February 12, 1867 -- the same day she gave birth to her fourth child, Henry Shaw Hart.
After Lucy's passing, Charles Dwight Hart married Katherine Stow Wright on July 11, 1867 in Greenfield, Massachusetts. Katherine was the daughter of William S. Wright and the former Maria Fanny Hopkins. Charles Dwight Hart and Katherine had five children.
Mr. Hart moved to Franklin Grove, Illinois and, later, Bradford, Illinois. He was a farmer and died of pneumonia on April 14, 1897. His widow, Katherine, was still living in Bradford, Illinois in the family home in 1900.
Children born to Charles Dwight Hart and Lucy Reed Jenkins Hart:
|Ella Amelia Hart||Born||January 26, 1855||Greenfield, Massachusetts||Died as an infant. Buried in Greenfield, Massachusetts.|
|Died||May 16, 1855||Greenfield, Massachusetts|
|Charles Jenkins Hart||Born||August 2, 1864||Bradford, Illinois||Married Amelia Wicks on December 25, 1895. She is the daughter of Francis Wicks. No children. Charles was a farmer and stock raiser.|
|George E. Hart||Born||October 22, 1865||Bradford, Illinois||Died as an infant.|
|Died||December 30, 1865||Bradford, Illinois|
|Henry Shaw Hart||Born||February 12, 1867||Bradford, Illinois||Married Kate Albucht on February 17, 1891. Kate was born on October 12, 1867, in Bradford, Illinois, the daughter of Burghart and Anna Albucht. Henry Shaw Hart was a farmer living in the Bradford, Illinois area in 1900. They had three children: Harriet Lucy Hart, Clarence Henry Hart, and Ella May Hart.|
Children born to Charles Dwight Hart and Katherine Stow Wright Hart:
|William Hewitt Hart||Born||January 15, 1873||Bradford, Illinois|
|Frank Stone Hart||Born||May 31, 1875||Bradford, Illinois||Married Emma Wagner. They had three sons: Raymond Dwight Hart, Richard Wagner Hart, and Frank Stanley Hart.|
|Mary Catherine Hart||Born||December 4, 1877||Bradford, Illinois||Unmarried in 1900.|
|Mabel Maria Hart||Born||August 14, 1879||Bradford, Illinois|
|Lucy Alice Hart||Born||June 12, 1887||Bradford, Illinois|
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