Amaziah Lord

Male5 May 1815–23 August 1882

Brief Life History of Amaziah

When Amaziah Lord was born on 5 May 1815, in Litchfield, Kennebec, Maine, United States, his father, Joseph Lord, was 31 and his mother, Sally Magoon, was 30. He lived in Maine, United States in 1870. He died on 23 August 1882, at the age of 67.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Lord
1783–1864
Sally Magoon
1784–1869
Anna Locke Lord
1804–1876
Pheobe Steele Lord
1806–1880
Joseph Lord
1807–1808
Hannah Stanwood Lord
1809–1901
Captain James Lord
1811–1869
Amaziah Lord
1815–1882
Emerson Lord
1817–1898
Sarah Elizabeth Lord
1819–1897
Mary Ann Lord
1821–1905
Oliver Magoon Lord
1823–
Caroline Smith Lord
1827–1905

Sources (5)

  • Annaziah Lord in household of Emerson Lord, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Amazia Lord, "Maine, Births and Christenings, 1739-1900"
  • Amaziah Lord in household of Joseph Lord, "United States Census, 1860"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (11)

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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. 

1820

Age 5

Maine is the 23rd state.

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 21

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: nickname from Middle English laford, louerd, lord ‘lord, master’ (Old English hlāford), perhaps given to a someone who played the part of the lord or master of ceremonies in festival games.

Irish: adoption of the English name (see 1 above) as a translation of the main element of Gaelic Ó Tighearnaigh (see Tierney ) and Mac Thighearnáin (see McKiernan ).

Americanized form of French Laure, a variant of the personal name Laur 3.

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

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