Adeline Lawson

New York, United States

The Life of Adeline

Adeline Lawson was born in 1815, in New York, United States. She married Athelbert T Fitzgerald about 1841, in Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 6 daughters. She lived in Ohio, United States in 1870 and Colerain Township, Hamilton, Ohio, United States in 1880.

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Athelbert T Fitzgerald
Adeline Lawson
Marriage: about 1841
Elizabeth Fitzgerald
Margaret W. Fitzgerald
Susan Irene Fitzgerald
Josephine Fitzgerald
Juniata Fitzgerald
William C. Fitzgerald
Sarah Ellen Fitzgerald

Spouse and Children

about 1841
Ohio, United States


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World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 4

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1827 · Slavery Becomes Illegal in New York State

Age 12

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 31

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and northern English: patronymic from Law 1.2 Americanized form of Swedish Larsson .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Adaline Fitzgerald in household of Athelbert Fitzgerald, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Adaline Fitzgerald in household of Albert Fitzgerald, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Adaline Fitzgearld in household of Athelbert Fitzgearld, "United States Census, 1860"

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