Decima Cecilia Heyward

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About Decima Cecilia Heyward

Decima Cecilia Shubrick (1 Feb 1796-Apr 1867) was the daughter of Col. Thomas Shubrick and wife Mary Branford. She married James Hamilton Heyward (17 Sep 1792-2 Jul 1828) on 12 Dec 1816. They are depicted in a pair of miniatures by Edward Greene Malbone.

Decima does not seem to be in the 1850 census, but in the 1860 census, Decima Heyward was living in Wilmington as a widow, with Mariah Heyward, also a widow and a total of seven children and two servants. Decima disclosed assets of $20,000.

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Decima Cecilia Heyward's Timeline

February 1, 1796
South Carolina
April 11, 1820
Age 24
Age 26
Age 29
July 30, 1828
Age 32
Charleston, Charleston, SC, United States
April 1867
Age 71
Wilmington, Delaware