CS -Heth, Harriet Christiana Selden

Harriet Christiana “Teny” Selden Heth
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Born: October 13, 1834

Birthplace: Richmond, Virginia

Father: Dr. Miles Cary Selden 1806 – 1880
(Buried: Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Virginia)​

Mother: Harriet Christiana Heth 1810 – 1848
(Buried: Norwood Plantation Cemetery, Powhatan County, Virginia)​

Husband: Major General Henry “Harry” Heth 1825 – 1899
(Buried: Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Virginia)​

Married: April 7, 1857 at Norwood Plantation, Powhatan Co., Virginia

Children:
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Nannie Randolph Heth 1861 – 1921​
(Buried: Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Virginia)​

Life events before War:

1837: Birth of her sister Ann Heth Selden Rodman​
1839: Birth of her brother Beverly Randolph Selden​
1842: Birth of her brother Richard Cunningham Selden​
1847: Birth of her brother Charles Selden​
1848: Birth of her sister Elizabeth M. Selden Rodman​
1848: Death of her mother Harriet Christiana Heth Selden​
1857: Married her husband Henry Heth at Norwood Plantation​

Civil War Events:

1862 – 1863: Wife of Brigadier General Henry “Harry” Heth​
1863 – 1865: Wife of Major General Henry “Harry” Heth​
1863: Her husband is wounded at the Battle of Gettysburg.​

Life events after War:
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1868: Death of her sister Ann Heth Selden Rodman​
1880: Death of her father Dr. Miles Cary Selden​
1891: Death of her older brother Henry Heth Selden​
1895: Death of her brother Richard Cunningham Selden​
1899: Death of her husband Major General Henry “Harry” Heth​
1899 – 1907: Widow of CSA Major General Henry “Harry” Heth​

Died: December 31, 1907

Place of Death: Washington, D.C.

Age at time of Death: 73 years old

Burial Place: Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Virginia
 
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Harriet Christiana “Teny” Selden Heth
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Born: October 13, 1834

Birthplace: Richmond, Virginia

Father: Dr. Miles Cary Selden 1806 – 1880View attachment 393540
(Buried: Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Virginia)​

Mother: Harriet Christiana Heth 1810 – 1848
(Buried: Norwood Plantation Cemetery, Powhatan County, Virginia)​

Husband: Major General Henry “Harry” Heth 1825 – 1899
(Buried: Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Virginia)​

Married: April 7, 1857 at Norwood Plantation, Powhatan Co., Virginia

Children:

Nannie Randolph Heth 1861 – 1921
(Buried: Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Virginia)​

Life events before War:

1837: Birth of her sister Ann Heth Selden Rodman​
1839: Birth of her brother Beverly Randolph Selden​
1842: Birth of her brother Richard Cunningham Selden​
1847: Birth of her brother Charles Selden​
1848: Birth of her sister Elizabeth M. Selden Rodman​
1848: Death of her mother Harriet Christiana Heth Selden​
1857: Married her husband Henry Heth at Norwood Plantation​

Civil War Events:View attachment 393541

1862 – 1863: Wife of Brigadier General Henry “Harry” Heth​
1863 – 1865: Wife of Major General Henry “Harry” Heth​
1863: Her husband is wounded at the Battle of Gettysburg.​

Life events after War:

1868: Death of her sister Ann Heth Selden Rodman​
1880: Death of her father Dr. Miles Cary Selden​
1891: Death of her older brother Henry Heth Selden​
1895: Death of her brother Richard Cunningham Selden​
1899: Death of her husband Major General Henry “Harry” Heth​
1899 – 1907: Widow of CSA Major General Henry “Harry” Heth​

Died: December 31, 1907

Place of Death: Washington, D.C.

Age at time of Death: 73 years old

Burial Place: Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Virginia
A little interesting fact - Henry Heth was the only officer that Lee addressed by his first name.
 
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