Lydia Stalker

about 1810–after 1860 (Age 50)
North Carolina, United States

The Life of Lydia

When Lydia Stalker was born about 1810, in North Carolina, United States, her father, Jonathan Stalker, was 44 and her mother, Sarah Pidgeon, was 34. She lived in Monroe Township, Washington, Indiana, United States in 1850 and Jefferson Township, Washington, Indiana, United States in 1860. She died after 1860, in Washington, Indiana, United States, at the age of 51.

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

Jonathan Stalker
1766–1838
Sarah Pidgeon
1776–1846
Jane Stalker
1799–1858
Mary Stalker
1802–1870
Hannah Stalker
1804–
Rhoda Stalker
1806–
Ruth Stalker
1808–
Lydia Stalker
1810–1860
Isaac Stalker
1824–
Rachel Stalker
1815–1872

Parents and Siblings

    Jonathan Stalker

    Male1766–1838Male

    Sarah Pidgeon

    Female1776–1846Female

siblings

(8)

    Jane Stalker

    Female1799–1858Female

    Female1802–1870Female

    Hannah Stalker

    Female1804–Female

    Rhoda Stalker

    Female1806–Female

    Ruth Stalker

    Female1808–Female

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1812

Age 2

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1816

Age 6

Indiana is the 19th state.
1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 15

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northwestern English: occupational name or nickname for a stealthy person, from an agent derivative of Middle English stalk(en) ‘to stalk or approach stealthily, for example in hunting deer’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Lydia Stalker in household of William Mallicoat, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Lydia Stocker in household of Jane Hattabough, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Lydia Stalker - Government record: Census record: birth-name: Lydia Stalker

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.