Janette Lyman Millar

20 October 1818–31 August 1906 (Age 87)
Westmoreland, Oneida, New York, United States

The Life of Janette Lyman

When Janette Lyman Millar was born on 20 October 1818, in Westmoreland, Oneida, New York, United States, her father, Abner Giles Miller, was 31 and her mother, Sarah "Sally" Lyman, was 28. She married William Stuben Southworth on 10 May 1840. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 6 daughters. She lived in Vermont, United States in 1870 and Cohoes, Albany, New York, United States in 1875. She died on 31 August 1906, in Williamstown, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Bennington, Bennington, Vermont, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Stuben Southworth
1807–1875
Janette Lyman Millar
1818–1906
Marriage: 10 May 1840
Gordon A Southworth
1840–1915
Juliette Kent Southworth
1842–1914
Jeanett Miller Southworth
1842–1910
Sarah Lyman Southworth
1844–1877
Frances Helen Southworth
1849–1849
Mary J. Southworth
1854–1919
May Southworth
1855–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
10 May 1840
children

(7)

    Male1840–1915Male

    Juliette Kent Southworth

    Female1842–1914Female

    Jeanett Miller Southworth

    Female1842–1910Female

    Sarah Lyman Southworth

    Female1844–1877Female

    Frances Helen Southworth

    Female1849–1849Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Male1787–1864Male

    Sarah "Sally" Lyman

    Female1789–1882Female

siblings

(8)

    Female1818–1906Female

    Sarah Jane Miller

    Female1820–1908Female

    Frances Helen Miller

    Female1822–1902Female

    Henry Giles Miller

    Male1824–1899Male

    Esther L. Miller

    Female1826–1899Female

+3 More Children

World Events (7)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 1

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 9

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.
1846

Age 28

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

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: variant spelling of Miller .

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

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Sources (3)

  • J M Southworth in household of William T Harrobin, "New York State Census, 1875"
  • Jeanette L Southworth in household of William S Southworth, "Massachusetts State Census, 1865"
  • Jennette Southworth in household of William Southworth, "United States Census, 1870"

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