Garrett G Lesher

Saratoga, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Garrett G

When Garrett G Lesher was born in 1808, in Saratoga, New York, United States, his father, George Lesher, was 28 and his mother, Isabel, was 25. He had at least 4 sons and 2 daughters with Huldah Lesher. He lived in Ellery, Chautauqua, New York, United States in 1855 and Pine Island, Goodhue, Minnesota, United States in 1885.

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Garrett G Lesher
Huldah Lesher
Amos Lusher
Van R Lusher
Nancy Lusher
Louisa Lusher
Garrett Adelbert Lesher
John Lusher

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World Events (8)

Age 0
Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1827 · Slavery Becomes Illegal in New York State
Age 19
During the years 1799 to 1827, New York went through a period of gradual emancipation. A Gradual Emancipation Law was passed in 1799 which freed slave children born after July 4, 1799. However, they were indentured until 25 years old for women and 28 years old for men. A law passed 1817 which freed slaves born before 1799, yet delayed their emancipation for ten years. All remaining slaves were freed in New York State on July 4, 1827.
Age 38
U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Lescher .

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

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Sources (7)

  • Garrett G Lesher in household of John Lesher, "Minnesota State Census, 1885"
  • Garet Lesher in entry for Adelbert Lesher, "Minnesota Deaths, 1887-2001"
  • Gerret G Lusher, "United States Census, 1850"

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