Harriet Linscott

from 1817 to 1818–1889 (Age 72)
Maine, United States

The Life of Harriet

When Harriet Linscott was born from 1817 to 1818, in Maine, United States, her father, Isaac Linscott Jr, was 46 and her mother, Meribah Stewart, was 41. She married Stephen Day on 1 December 1836, in Cornish, York, Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in York, Maine, United States in 1860 and Cornish, York, Maine, United States in 1880. She died in 1889, at the age of 72, and was buried in Cornish, York, Maine, United States.

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Family Time Line

Stephen Day
Harriet Linscott
Marriage: 1 December 1836
Clarinda Day
Albert Day
Edwin Day
Francis Day
Harriet J Day
Etta J Day
Lavina Day
Caroline Day

Spouse and Children

1 December 1836
Cornish, York, Maine, United States


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Parents and Siblings

    Isaac Linscott Jr





    Sally Linscott


    Noah Linscott


    Isaac Linscott


    Noah W. Linscott Jr.


    Abraham Linscott


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World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 2

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. 

Age 3

Maine is the 23rd state.
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 19

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Linscott in Moretonhampstead or Limscott in Bradworthy, both in Devon and so named from the Old English personal name Lēofwine + Old English cot ‘cottage’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Harriet Day in household of Stephen Day, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Harriet Day in household of Stephen Day, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Hariet Day in household of Stephen Day, "United States Census, 1870"

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