Lydia Marr

about 2 July 1766–1806 (Age 39)
Scarborough, Cumberland, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America

The Life of Lydia

When Lydia Marr was born about 2 July 1766, in Scarborough, Cumberland, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America, her father, James Marr, was 40 and her mother, Lydia Hill, was 38. She married George Fogg on 1 August 1785, in Scarborough, Cumberland, Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. She died in 1806, at the age of 40.

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Family Time Line

George Fogg
1760–1842
Lydia Marr
1766–1806
Marriage: 1 August 1785
Luther R. Fogg
1786–1854
Calvin Fogg
1788–1856
Margaret Fogg
1790–1832
Catherine Fogg
1792–1863
Reuben Fogg
1797–1869
Elizabeth Fogg
1798–
George Fogg
1800–1877
John Fogg
1802–1888

Spouse and Children

    George Fogg

    Male1760–1842Male

    Female1766–1806Female

MARRIAGE
1 August 1785
Scarborough, Cumberland, Maine, United States
children

(8)

    Luther R. Fogg

    Male1786–1854Male

    Calvin Fogg

    Male1788–1856Male

    Margaret Fogg

    Female1790–1832Female

    Catherine Fogg

    Female1792–1863Female

    Reuben Fogg

    Male1797–1869Male

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    James Marr

    Male1725–Male

    Lydia Hill

    Female1727–1802Female

siblings

(9)

    John Marr

    Male1752–1813Male

    James Marr

    Male1753–1832Male

    William Marr

    Male1755–Male

    Mercy Marr

    Female1759–1842Female

    Catherine Marr

    Female1766–1844Female

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1776

Age 10

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776 · The Declaration to the King

Age 10

"""At the end of the Second Continental Congress the 13 colonies came together to petition independence from King George III. With no opposing votes, the Declaration of Independence was drafted and ready for all delegates to sign on the Fourth of July 1776. While many think the Declaration was to tell the King that they were becoming independent, its true purpose was to be a formal explanation of why the Congress voted together to declare their independence from Britain. The Declaration also is home to one of the best-known sentences in the English language, stating, “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness."""""""
1781 · The First Constitution

Age 15

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish: habitational name from Mar in Aberdeenshire, the etymology of which is uncertain, possibly Old Norse marr, a rare word generally denoting the sea, but perhaps also a marsh or fen, as reflected in modern dialect forms.2 English: habitational name from Marr in West Yorkshire, whose name is likewise of uncertain origin; possibly the same as 1.3 German: from the Germanic personal name Marro.

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

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