Lucinda N Showers

26 June 1851–5 October 1885 (Age 34)
Walker Township, Juniata, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Lucinda N

When Lucinda N Showers was born on 26 June 1851, in Walker Township, Juniata, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Adam Showers, was 51 and her mother, Elizabeth Yeigh, was 44. She married Oliver Wilson Ort on 28 November 1868, in Van Wert, Walker Township, Juniata, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 daughters. She died on 5 October 1885, in Corning, Nemaha, Kansas, United States, at the age of 34, and was buried in Corning Cemetery, Corning, Nemaha, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Oliver Wilson Ort
1847–1928
Lucinda N Showers
1851–1885
Marriage: 28 November 1868
Ada Elizabeth Ort
1870–1945
Viola M Ort
1872–1956
Margaret E Ort
1875–1898
Mary May Ort
1879–1959
Lucinda Blanche Ort
1885–1971

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    28 November 1868Van Wert, Walker Township, Juniata, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Children

    (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (14)

    +9 More Children

    World Events (7)

    1854
    Age 3
    Bleeding Kansas was a time period between the years 1854 and 1861 with a series of violent confrontations over whether slavery would be legal in Kansas Territory.
    1863
    Age 12
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1863 · Battle of Gettysburg
    Age 12
    The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.

    Name Meaning

    English (Somerset): nickname from Middle English shouere ‘pusher’, an agent noun of uncertain application, derived from Middle English shouven ‘to prop, push, shove’, + post-medieval excrescent -s.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Shove

    Sources (8)

    • Lucinda Oet in household of Oliver Oet, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Lucinda Showers in entry for Lucinda Blanche Hall, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"
    • Lucinda Showers in household of Davis Kauffman, "United States Census, 1860"

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