Joseph Hart Jr. and Mary
Joseph Hart Jr. was born in Lynnfield, Massachusetts on December 3, 1799. He was the oldest son of Joseph Hart and Elizabeth Tapley Hart.
Joseph married Mary Richardson, daughter of Charles Richardson of South Reading, Massachusetts, on April 15, 1824. They had two children: Joseph Lafayette Hart, born in 1825, and Mary Augusta Hart, born on December 3, 1827. Both the 22-year-old mother and her young daughter died in 1828. Mary Richardson Hart died on July 29, 1828 and Mary Augusta Hart, the daughter, at the age of one year and seven days, died on December 10, 1828.
On December 17, 1829, Joseph Hart Jr. married Harriet Davis Clark. Harriet was born in Machias, Maine, and she was the daughter of Philip Clark and Sophia Fells Clark. Both of Harriet's parents were born in Halifax, Nova Scotia.
Joseph and the family lived on the old Hart farm in Lynnfield, Massachusetts. He died on February 20 but the year can not be confirmed; it could be 1852, 1862, or 1872. Harriet died on December 23, 1873.
Children born to Joseph Hart Jr. and Mary Richardson Hart:
|Joseph Lafayette Hart||Born||January 30, 1825||Lynnfield, Massachusetts||Unmarried; died as a soldier in the Civil War.|
|Died||December 1, 1862||Fort Pike, Louisiana|
|Mary Augusta Hart||Born||December 3, 1827||Lynnfield, Massachusetts||Died as an child.|
|Died||December 10, 1828||Lynnfield, Massachusetts|
Children born to Joseph Hart Jr. and Harriet Davis Clark Hart:
|Frederick Hart||Born||October 16, 1831||Lynnfield, Massachusetts||Died as a teenager of typhoid fever.|
|Died||October 22, 1844||Lynnfield, Massachusetts|
|Henry Jackson Hart||Born||October 14, 1833||Lynnfield, Massachusetts||Married Lois Augusta Shute on Oct. 14, 1858; she, b. in Lynn, Mass., daughter of Benjamin and Lois Smith Shute. Four children. Henry died of consumption; his widow was living in 1900.|
|Died||December 25, 1891||Ipswich, Massachusetts|
|Charles Nelson Hart||Born||August 10, 1835||Lynnfield, Massachusetts||Married Sarah Kemberly Estes on November 3, 1859|
|Harriet Ann Hart||Born||October 11, 1837||Lynnfield, Massachusetts||Died as a child.|
|Died||November 7, 1844|
|Emeline Augusta Hart||Born||July 11, 1840||Lynnfield, Massachusetts||Unmarried.|
|Died||After 1900||Lynnfield, Massachusetts|
|George Albert Hart||Born||October 7, 1843||Lynnfield, Massachusetts|
|Died||December 5, 1864|
|Frederick Hart (twin)||Born||August 8, 1847||Lynnfield, Massachusetts||Unmarried.|
|Frank Hart (twin)||Born||August 8, 1847||Lynnfield, Massachusetts||Married Julia Adelaide Cowdrey on November 29, 1876. No children.|
Picture: Frederick Hart and Frank Hart
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