Emeline D Selens Sellon

10 February 1816–19 November 1908 (Age 92)
Utica, Oneida, New York, United States

The Life of Emeline D Selens

Emeline D Selens Sellon was born on 10 February 1816, in Utica, Oneida, New York, United States. She married Humphrey Sisson Lapham on 2 February 1843, in Seneca, Erie, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons. She lived in Republic, Seneca, Ohio, United States in 1880 and Republic, Scipio Township, Seneca, Ohio, United States in 1900. She died on 19 November 1908, in Cook, Illinois, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in Republic, Seneca, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Humphrey Sisson Lapham
Emeline D Selens Sellon
Marriage: 2 February 1843
Egbert Lapham
Elwood S Lapham
Glen C Lapham
Frank B Lapham

Spouse and Children

2 February 1843
Seneca, Erie, Ohio, United States


World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 3

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. 
1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

Age 20

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.

Age 30

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

Name Meaning

English (Kent and Sussex): unexplained.

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

Sources (3)

  • Emeline Lophan in household of Charles Strong, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Enstine Sapham, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Emiline Lapham in household of Winphrey Lapham, "United States Census, 1850"

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