Effie Leone Seavey

7 September 1875–17 January 1932 (Age 56)
Brownington Center, Brownington, Orleans, Vermont, United States

The Life of Effie Leone

When Effie Leone Seavey was born on 7 September 1875, in Brownington Center, Brownington, Orleans, Vermont, United States, her father, Stephen Cutler Seavey, was 45 and her mother, Abigail Louisa Richmond, was 34. She married William Jayne Lucas on 1 January 1917, in Kankakee, Illinois, United States. She lived in Rye, Westchester, New York, United States in 1910 and Madison Magisterial District, Orange, Virginia, United States in 1930. She died on 17 January 1932, in Oconomowoc, Waukesha, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 56, and was buried in Midway Cemetery, Midway, Woodford, Kentucky, United States.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about her you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

William Jayne Lucas
1875–1956
Effie Leone Seavey
1875–1932
Marriage: 1 January 1917

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1 January 1917
Kankakee, Illinois, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Stephen Cutler Seavey

    Male1830–1908Male

    Abigail Louisa Richmond

    Female1841–1921Female

siblings

(7)

    Samuel Lebbins Seavey

    Male1862–1876Male

    Charles Sylvester Seavey

    Male1864–1903Male

    Male1867–1932Male

    Horace C. Seavey

    Male1867–Male

    Male1869–1956Male

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1883 · The Newhall House Hotel Fire

Age 8

A fire erupted on January 10, 1883, at the Newhall Hotel in Milwaukee. The fire began at 4:00 am in an elevator shaft and raced up through the building. The fire spread so quickly that many could not escape. General and Mrs. Tom Thumb, stars of P.T. Barnum's circus, were guests in the hotel at the time of the fire. A firefighter reached them by ladder and they were able to escape safely. The exact number of deaths remains unknown as the hotel register was destroyed in the fire, however, the death toll is estimated between 75-90.
1894 · Confederate Soldiers and Sailors Monument

Age 19

On May 30, 18944 the Confederate Soldiers and Sailors’ Monument was unveiled. It is 73 feet high and over looks Libby Hill Park. the statue represents the 13 Confederate States.

Name Meaning

Possibly English: unexplained. Compare Seavy

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Effie Lucas in household of William J Lucas, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Effie L Seavey in household of Abbie L Seavey, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Effie L Seavey in household of Cutler S Seavey, "United States Census, 1880"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.