Lydia Winsor

1 January 1767–after 1806 (Age 39)
Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island, United States

The Life of Lydia

When Lydia Winsor was born on 1 January 1767, in Smithfield, Providence, Rhode Island, United States, her father, Rev. John Winsor, was 43 and her mother, Mercy Smith, was 39. She married Emor Olney in 1796. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She died after 1806, at the age of 40.

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Emor Olney
Lydia Winsor
Marriage: 1796
Jeremiah Winsor Olney
Amy Olney
Mary Ann Olney
Lydia Winsor Olney
Carroline Olney
Darius Olney

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World Events (8)


Age 9

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

Age 9

Rhode Island was first to declare its independence from Britain on May 4, 1776.
1780 · French Occupy Newport

Age 13

During 1780 to 1781, over 12,000 French troops occupy Newport, Rhode Island.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Windsor . This is the spelling used for places so named in Devon and Hampshire.2 Perhaps also an Americanized spelling of German Winzer .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Winsor in entry for Carroline, "Rhode Island, Vital records, 1846-1898, 1901-1953"
  • Winsor in entry for Darius, "Rhode Island, Vital records, 1846-1898, 1901-1953"
  • Winsor in entry for Mary Ann, "Rhode Island, Vital records, 1846-1898, 1901-1953"

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