When Saraphine Lynn was born on 26 January 1856, in Massac, Illinois, United States, her father, Pitts Lynn, was 34 and her mother, Mary Polly S Miles, was 35. She married Thomas Gilford Throgmorton on 5 October 1873, in Pope, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Jefferson Number 4 Precinct, Pope, Illinois, United States in 1880 and Magisterial District 1, Ballard, Kentucky, United States in 1910. She died on 31 October 1938, in Ballard, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Needmore, Ballard, Kentucky, United States.
Irish: shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Fhloinn and Ó Fhloinn (see Flynn ).
Scottish: variant of Lyne 3.
English: habitational name from any of several places so called in Norfolk, in particular King's Lynn, an important center of the medieval wool trade. The placename is probably from an Old Welsh word cognate with Gaelic linn ‘pool, stream’.
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