Larkin Albert Lindsay

about 1815–11 July 1886 (Age 71)
North Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of Larkin Albert

When Larkin Albert Lindsay was born about 1815, in North Carolina, United States, his father, Walter Lindsay, was 31 and his mother, Martha Caler, was 21. He married Rachel McConnell Stiles on 24 August 1839, in Franklin, Macon, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 10 daughters. He lived in Valley Township, Macon, Missouri, United States in 1850 and Cowee, Macon, North Carolina, United States for about 20 years. In 1880, at the age of 65, his occupation is listed as reverend. He died on 11 July 1886, in Macon, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Cowee, Macon, North Carolina, United States.

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Larkin Albert Lindsay
Rachel McConnell Stiles
Marriage: 24 August 1839
William Elijah Lindsey
George J. Lindsey
Alice Lucinda Lindsey
Ruben A Lindsey
Sarah A. Lindsey
Margaret Rebecca Lindsey
Sallie Jones
Ruth Ann Lindsey
Mary J Lindsay
Louisa H Hughs
Leticia Emeline Lindsay
Charlotte K. Lindsey
Arta M Lindsay

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    24 August 1839Franklin, Macon, North Carolina, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 6
    Missouri is the 24th state
    1830 · Trail of Tears
    Age 15
    In the 1830's, President Jackson called for all the Native Americans to be forced off their own land. As the Cherokee were forced out of North Carolina many of them hid in the mountains of North Carolina.
    1834 · Zion's Camp
    Age 19
    Joseph Smith, Jr. and a group of 200 volunteers departed Kirkland, Ohio, to aid scattered Latter-day Saints. The group known as Zion's Camp arrived to the Fishing River on June 19. A mob had gathered to attack and disjoin the group. A storm swept through the area and the river rose over 30 feet, which caused the mob to scatter.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish: habitational name from Lindsey in Lincolnshire, England. This is first found in the form Lindissi, apparently a derivative of the British name of Lincoln . To this was later added the Old English element ēg ‘island’, since the place was virtually cut off by the surrounding fenland. The surname was taken to Scotland at an early date and is the name of an important and powerful Scottish family.Irish: adopted as an equivalent ofvarious Gaelic names (see Lindsey ).

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

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    Sources (25)

    • Larkin Lindsy, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Larkin Lindsy in entry for R A Lindsey Or Linsy and Elender Gillispie, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
    • Larkin Lindsey in entry for Margaret Rebecca Mason, "Georgia Deaths, 1914-1927"

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