Lydia Jane Graybill

31 January 1860–22 September 1926 (Age 66)
Underwood, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Lydia Jane

When Lydia Jane Graybill was born on 31 January 1860, in Underwood, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States, her father, George Washington Graybill, was 38 and her mother, Mary Smith, was 36. She married William Henry Cook on 5 October 1879, in Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Garner Township, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States in 1910 and Missouri Valley, Harrison, Iowa, United States in 1920. She died on 22 September 1926, in St. Johns Township, Harrison, Iowa, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Rose Hill Cemetery, Missouri Valley, Harrison, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Henry Cook
Lydia Jane Graybill
Marriage: 5 October 1879
Katie May Cook
Claude Calvin Cook
Mary Elizabeth Cook
Valaria Mabel Cook
Lulu Fay Cook
Jerome Frederick Cook

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    5 October 1879Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States
  • Children


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    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)

    Age 3
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    Age 7
    Historical Boundaries: 1867: Harrison, Iowa, United States
    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
    Age 21
    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of German Krehbiel or of Swiss German Krähenbühl (see Krahenbuhl ). Compare Graybeal abnd Kraybill .

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

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    Sources (28)

    • Lidda J Cook in household of William G Cook, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Lydia Grayble in entry for Jerome T. Cook, "Iowa Marriages, 1809-1992"
    • Lydia Graybill in entry for Katie May Foreman, "Iowa, Death Records, 1904-1951"

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