Lydia Emerson

2 March 1771–4 July 1854 (Age 83)
Weare, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States

The Life of Lydia

When Lydia Emerson was born on 2 March 1771, in Weare, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States, her father, James Emerson, was 32 and her mother, Lydia Hoyt, was 30. She married Moses George on 25 December 1788, in Weare, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. She died on 4 July 1854, at the age of 83, and was buried in East Weare Cemetery, Weare, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States.

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Family Time Line

Moses George
1762–1831
Lydia Emerson
1771–1854
Marriage: 25 December 1788
James George
1789–1796
Lydia E. George
1791–1832
Betsey George
1794–1877
Relephe George
1796–1797
Hannah George
1800–1824
Relephe George
1803–1885
Moses E. George
1807–1881

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
25 December 1788
Weare, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States
children

(7)

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

    Moses Emerson

    Male1760–Male

    Hanna Emerson

    Female1762–1773Female

    Susana Emerson

    Female1763–Female

    James Emerson

    Male1767–1808Male

    Female1771–1854Female

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1776

Age 5

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 5

New Hampshire is 9th state.
1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 23

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

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Emery .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Lydia George, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Lydia E in entry for Moses E George, "New Hampshire Death Records, 1654-1947"
  • Lydia in entry for Moses E. George and Mary E. Tasker, "New Hampshire Marriage Records, 1637-1947"

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