Lydia A Brainard

14 September 1802–2 April 1836 (Age 33)
Russia, Herkimer, New York, United States

The Life of Lydia A

When Lydia A Brainard was born on 14 September 1802, in Russia, Herkimer, New York, United States, her father, Isaac Brainard, was 27 and her mother, Zeruah Spencer, was 27. She married Whitman Woodburn on 8 January 1824. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. She died on 2 April 1836, in Warren Township, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 33, and was buried in Little Meadows, Susquehanna, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Whitman Woodburn
Lydia A Brainard
Marriage: 8 January 1824
Valentine Whitman Woodburn
Augustus Whitman Woodburn
Isaac Spencer Woodburn

Spouse and Children

8 January 1824


    Valentine Whitman Woodburn


    Augustus Whitman Woodburn


    Isaac Spencer Woodburn


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)


Age 1

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1803 · The U.S doubles in size

Age 1

The United States purchased all the Louisiana territory (828,000 sq. mi) from France, only paying 15 million dollars (A quarter trillion today) for the land. In the purchase, the US obtained the land that makes up 15 US states and 2 Canadian Provinces. The United States originally wanted to purchase of New Orleans and the lands located on the coast around it, but quickly accepted the bargain that Napoleon Bonaparte offered.

Age 10

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

Name Meaning

English: unexplained.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Lydia Brainard Woodburn, "Find A Grave Index"

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