Lydia Rundlett

28 August 1795–20 March 1880 (Age 84)
Lee, Strafford, New Hampshire, United States

The Life of Lydia

When Lydia Rundlett was born on 28 August 1795, in Lee, Strafford, New Hampshire, United States, her father, John Rundlett, was 38 and her mother, Christiana Fox, was 25. She married Elijah F. Dinsmore in 1819, in Lee, Strafford, New Hampshire, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She died on 20 March 1880, in Conway, Carroll, New Hampshire, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Intervale, Conway, Carroll, New Hampshire, United States.

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Family Time Line

Elijah F. Dinsmore
Lydia Rundlett
Marriage: 1819
Adaline Dinsmore
Sarah W. Dinsmore
Elizabeth Ann Dinsmore
Charles Rundlett Dinsmore

Spouse and Children

Lee, Strafford, New Hampshire, United States


Parents and Siblings


    Christiana Fox




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World Events (7)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 5

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
1808 · Concord Becomes the Capital

Age 13

In 1808, Concord became the capital of New Hampshire. It was originally the Penacook Plantation given to the state by the Massachusetts Bay Colony. 
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 24

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. 

Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. Compare Randlett .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Lydia Densmore in household of Elijah M Densmore Jr, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Lydia R Dinsmore in household of Elijah Dinsmore, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Lydia Runlet, "New Hampshire Marriage Records, 1637-1947"

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