1825 - VA
1860 - VA
Rebbecca MarmadukeRebbecca Marmaduke >> Sarah Hardwick >> Bessie Allen >> Thelma Barnes >> Frances Franklin >> Mark Dameron
On the 1850 census Samuel R. Hardwick and Rebbecca are in Cople Parish, Westmoreland, VA. Samuel is a farmer with real estate valued at $3,500. Children listed are, Elizabeth 5 F, Mary 3 F, Lucy 2 F. Also living in the house is 25 year old William Dwelley. Samuel R. Hardwick is listed as a slave owner on the 1850 slave schedule. They probably lived beside Peckatone Plantation. A home known as "River View" is thought to have been built by Samuel Hardwick on land that eventually became part of the Peckatone Tract.
On the 1860 census Samuel sounds to be a successful farmer with real estate valued at $6,500 and a personal estate valued at $15,330. The family is only listed by initial on the census form. R. 35 F, E. 16 F, L. 12 F, S.F. 6 F, and W. 1 M. The nearest Post Office is given as Kinsale. The 1860 slave schedule showed Samuel Redman held 18 slaves. No slave names are listed, only age and sex. He had four slave houses.
Rebbecca died later in 1860 after the census. She may be buried in the plot at "River View," but no gravestones remain.
- Year: 1850; Census Place: Cople Parish, Westmoreland, Virginia; Roll: M432_980; Page: 287A; Image: 573
- Year: 1860; Census Place: Eastern District, Westmoreland, Virginia; Roll: M653_1383; Page: 997; Image: 641; Family History Library Film: 805383
- Genealogies of Virginia Families from the William and Mary College Quarterly. Vol. III Heale-Muscoe, pg. 553.
- Virginia, Select Marriages, 1785-1940
- King, George H. S. Marriages of Richmond County, Virginia, 1668-1853. Fredericksburg, Va: G.H.S. King, 1964. Print. Pg. 88.