Date of Service: 1864-1869
1828: William Harding is born in approximately 1828, in Maryland.
1834: Julia A. is born in approximately 1834 in Maryland.
1864-1869: William Harding is named Principal Keeper at Cape Henry Lighthouse, VA. His beginning salary is $550/year. His ending salary is $760/year.
1865-1869: Julia A. Harding is named the First Assistant Keeper at Cape Henry Lighthouse, VA. Her beginning salary is $350/year. Her ending salary is $400/year.
1870: In the 1870 U.S. Census, William Harding’s occupation is listed as Farmer, living in Princess Anne County, VA.
Sources: Chesapeake Chapter Keeper’s Database; familysearch.org; uslhs.org;