Jonathan Lyman

20 September 1814–12 June 1888 (Age 73)
Hartley Township, Union, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Jonathan

When Jonathan Lyman was born on 20 September 1814, in Hartley Township, Union, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, John Lyman Jr., was 45 and his mother, Hannah Ott, was 38. He married Sarah BAUM on 27 December 1833, in Stark, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 daughters. He lived in Iroquois, Concord Township, Iroquois, Illinois, United States in 1850 and Illinois, United States in 1870. He died on 12 June 1888, in Madison, Greenwood, Kansas, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Madison, Greenwood, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jonathan Lyman
1814–1888
Julia H Johnson
1830–1900
Marriage: about 1853
Jasper Lyman
1854–1914
Hannah Teresa Lyman
1855–1936
Sanford Lyman
1857–1915
William Sheldon Lyman
1860–1938
Victoria Lyman
1862–1929
Albina Adalade Lyman
1866–1872

Spouse and Children

    Male1814–1888Male

    Julia H Johnson

    Female1830–1900Female

MARRIAGE
about 1853
Iroquois, Illinois, United States
children

(6)

    Jasper Lyman

    Male1854–1914Male

    Female1855–1936Female

    Sanford Lyman

    Male1857–1915Male

    William Sheldon Lyman

    Male1860–1938Male

    Victoria Lyman

    Female1862–1929Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Male1769–1844Male

    Hannah Ott

    Female1776–1859Female

siblings

(16)

    George Lyman

    Male1798–1892Male

    Hannah Lyman

    Female1799–1835Female

    Jacob Lyman

    Male1800–1850Male

    Margaret Lyman

    Female1801–1891Female

    John Lyman

    Male1803–1809Male

+11 More Children

World Events (8)

1818

Age 4

Illinois is the 21st state.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 5

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. 
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 22

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived near a meadow or a patch of arable land ( see Layman ).2 Dutch: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements liut ‘people’, or possibly liub ‘dear’, ‘beloved’ + man ‘man’.3 Americanized form of German Leimann, Americanized form of Leinemann, habitational name for someone from Leine in Pomerania, or for someone who lived by either of two rivers called Leine, near Hannover and in Saxony.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jonathon Lyman, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Johnathan Lyman, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Jonathan Lyman, "United States Census, 1880"

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