Object Details

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Martha S. Hazard, 1859

Sampler Archive ID: SA000088
Maker: Martha S. Hazard
Maker Birthplace: Newport, Newport County, Rhode Island
Maker Age: 13-15 years
Place Made: Newport, Newport County, Rhode Island
Year Made: 1859
Decade Made: 1850-1859
Owner: Rhode Island Historical Society
Accession Number: 1994.26.1
Object Credit: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Edwin D. Godbold
Contributor: Rhode Island Historical Society


Physical Characteristics

Object type: Sampler
Needlework techniques: Embroidery
Shape: Mostly square
Object Dimensions: 12.8 H x 13 W (inches)
Framed Dimensions: There is no frame.
Borders: 1
Decorative Bands: None
Dividing Lines: 7
Enclosures: None
Text types: Alphabet, Number series, Personal name, Date, Maker signature
Text medium: Stitched
Martha S. Hazard
  June 7 1859
Motifs/Symbols:
Scenes/Pictures: None
Ground: Linen
Ground Condition: Wear:
Cleanliness:
Loss:
Thread: Silk
Thread Colors Front: Blue, Brown, Gold, Green, Yellow
Thread Condition: Borders: Intact
Text: Intact
Other Materials: None
Stitch Types: Cross
Thread Count: Vertical: 23
Horizontal: 23

Maker History

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Birth Name:
object
Birthdate:
The Hazard family of Rhode Island, 1635-1894, Caroline E. Robinson
Birth Location:
obituary, "Newport Mercury" 06/12/1920
County: Newport
State obituary, "Newport Mercury" 06/12/1920
Death Date:
obituary, "Newport Mercury" 06/12/1920
Death Location: Newport, Rhode Island
Religion:
Protestant
Parents:
The Hazard family of Rhode Island, 1635-1894, Caroline E. Robinson
The Hazard family of Rhode Island, 1635-1894, Caroline E. Robinson
census records
The Hazard family of Rhode Island, 1635-1894, Caroline E. Robinson
The Hazard family of Rhode Island, 1635-1894, Caroline E. Robinson
ancestry.com family trees
Marriages:
Spouse:
The Hazard family of Rhode Island, 1635-1894, Caroline E. Robinson
Birth:
ancestry.com family trees
Death:
Date: May 30, 1866Place:
Children:
Edwin Joslyn GodboldBirth: 1868Death: 1939
Lawrence Hazard GodboldBirth: 1876Death: 1945

Object History

Previous Owners:

Name: Mr. and Mrs. Edwin D. Godbold
Relation to maker: Unknown

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