Lizzie Viletta Fisherdick

Female18 February 1862–22 December 1933

Brief Life History of Lizzie Viletta

When Lizzie Viletta Fisherdick was born on 18 February 1862, in Ware, Ware, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Francis Fisherdick, was 33 and her mother, Julia Ann Wilcox, was 31. She married George Merrick Sanford on 23 August 1888, in Ware, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She lived in Ware, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States for about 68 years. She died on 22 December 1933, at the age of 71, and was buried in Aspen Grove Cemetery, Ware, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States.

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George Merrick Sanford
Lizzie Viletta Fisherdick
Marriage: 23 August 1888
Robert Arden Sanford
Marian Julia Sanford
Ruth Delilah Sanford
Frances Elizabeth Sanford

Sources (32)

  • Lizzie A Fisherdick in household of Francis Fisherdick, "Massachusetts State Census, 1865"
  • Lizzie V. Fisherdick, "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"
  • Lissie V. Fisherdick, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915"

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  • Marriage
    23 August 1888Ware, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States
  • Children (4)

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    Siblings (4)

    World Events (8)


    Age 1

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

    Age 1

    The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

    Age 19

    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

    Name Meaning

    Pet form of Elizabeth .

    Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

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