Lucy Pratt Loomis

Female20 December 1791–28 October 1879

Brief Life History of Lucy Pratt

When Lucy Pratt Loomis was born on 20 December 1791, in Southwick, Hampden, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Nehemiah Loomis, was 52 and her mother, Elizabeth Morley, was 39. She married Augustus Blodgett on 2 January 1811. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Brookfield, Waukesha, Wisconsin, United States in 1850 and Wauwatosa, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States in 1860. She died on 28 October 1879, at the age of 87, and was buried in Atwater, Portage, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Augustus Blodgett
Lucy Pratt Loomis
Marriage: 2 January 1811
Sylvia Blodget
Caroline Blodgett
Lucy Melinda Blodgett
Elisha Loomis Blodget
William Rily Blodget
Sally Eliza Blodgett
Chester Arthur Blodgett
Harriett Amanda Blodgett

Sources (13)

  • Lucy Blodgett in household of Augustus Blodgett, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Lucy Loomis, "Massachusetts, Marriages, 1695-1910"
  • Lucy Tallcott, "Ohio Deaths and Burials, 1854-1997"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    2 January 1811
  • Children (8)

    +3 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (11)

    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

    Age 3

    The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.


    Age 12

    Ohio was the first state admitted to the Union from the Northwest Territory.

    1819 · Panic! of 1819

    Age 28

    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from a lost place near Bury inLancashire, recorded in the Middle Ages as Lumhalghs, andapparently named with the Old English elements lumm ‘pool’ +halh ‘nook, recess’.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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