Lydia Mott

12 March 1823–10 March 1898 (Age 75)
Elizabethtown, Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Lydia

When Lydia Mott was born on 12 March 1823, in Elizabethtown, Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada, her father, Simon Mott, was 47 and her mother, Phebe Anna Lee, was 39. She married Abraham Henry Clow in 1839, in Elizabethtown, Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Shelby Township, Blue Earth, Minnesota, United States in 1865 and Minnesota, United States in 1870. She died on 10 March 1898, in Truman, Martin, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Basey Cemetery, Winnebago, Faribault, Minnesota, United States.

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Family Time Line

Abraham Henry Clow
1820–1896
Lydia Mott
1823–1898
Marriage: 1839
Malcolm C Clow
1843–1909
Francis Asbury Clow
1843–1927
Phoebe Ann Clow
1844–1918
Ezra Clow
1844–1908
Lorenzo F Clow
1845–1922
Derenzo Lewis Clow
1847–1926
Hawley Theron Clow
1850–1936

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1839
Elizabethtown, Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, Canada
children

(7)

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

    Riley Mott

    Male1802–1849Male

    Seppina Mott

    Female1804–Female

    Daniel Mott

    Male1806–1897Male

    Welden Mott

    Male1806–1849Male

    Samuel Mott

    Male1807–Male

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 2

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 7

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1846

Age 23

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

Name Meaning

1 English: variant spelling of Motte 1.2 English: from Motte, a medieval pet form of the personal name Matilda ( see Mould ).3 German: topographic name for someone who lived by or owned property in a marshy area, from Middle High German mot ‘mud’, ‘swamp’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lydia Clow in household of S D Clow, "Minnesota State Census, 1865 "
  • Leydia Clow in household of A D Clow, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Lidea Clow in household of A D Clow, "United States Census, 1860"

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