Lydia M. WESCOTT

23 July 1843–18 September 1917 (Age 74)
Morristown, St. Lawrence, New York, United States

The Life of Lydia M.

When Lydia M. WESCOTT was born on 23 July 1843, in Morristown, St. Lawrence, New York, United States, her father, Eldridge Spink Westcott, was 56 and her mother, Hanna Bogardus, was 48. She married Johann Friedrich Christoph Fink on 27 March 1869, in Shawano, Shawano, Wisconsin, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Hartland, Shawano, Wisconsin, United States in 1880. She died on 18 September 1917, in Shawano, Shawano, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Shawano, Shawano, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

Johann Friedrich Christoph Fink
1846–1922
Lydia M. WESCOTT
1843–1917
Marriage: 27 March 1869
Maria Bertha Louise FINK
1870–1943
Ella Adeline FINK
1872–1965
Charles Edward FINK
1875–1947
John Edwin FINK
1878–1957
Franklin James FINK
1880–1962
Paul Wm Fink
1888–1900

Spouse and Children

    Johann Friedrich Christoph Fink

    Male1846–1922Male

    Female1843–1917Female

MARRIAGE
27 March 1869
Shawano, Shawano, Wisconsin, United States
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Eldridge Spink Westcott

    Male1786–1836Male

    Hanna Bogardus

    Female1795–1886Female

siblings

(13)

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

Age 3

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1854 · The Creation of the Republican Party

Age 11

A debate continues over the location of the creation of the Republican Party. Some sources claim that the party was formed in Ripon, Wisconsin, on February 28, 1854. Others claim the first meeting of the Republican Party took place in Jackson, Michigan, on July 6, 1854, where the Republican Party was officially organized. Over 1,000 people were present and candidates were selected for the party, thus making it the first Republican convention.
1863

Age 20

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Westcott .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lydia Fink, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Lida Fink in household of Christoffer Fink, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Lydia Mrie Fink in household of Charles E Fink, "United States Census, 1910"

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