Lydya Langford

Female15 June 1757–

Brief Life History of Lydya

When Lydya Langford was christened on 15 June 1757, in Chard, Somerset, England, United Kingdom, her father, Thomas Langford, was 31 and her mother, Ann Balch, was 33.

Photos and Memories (0)

Photos and Memories

Do you know Lydya? Do you have a story about her that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Thomas Langford
Ann Balch
John Langford
Lydya Langford
Jane Langford
Richard Langford

Sources (2)

  • Lydya Langford, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Lydya Langford, "England, Somerset, Church Records, 1501-1999"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (4)

World Events (5)

1801 · The Act of Union

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.


The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.


Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of several places called with Old English lang ‘long’ + ford ‘ford’, such as Langford (Bedfordshire, Nottinghamshire, Essex, Norfolk).

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

Possible Related Names

Discover Even More

As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a FREE Account
Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
Share this with your family and friends.