Liedea Buys

about 1746–27 October 1819 (Age 73)
New Jersey, United States

The Life of Liedea

When Liedea Buys was born about 1746, in New Jersey, United States, her father, Cornelius Buys, was 33 and her mother, Lydia Van Duyn, was 39. She died on 27 October 1819, at the age of 73.

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Cornelius Buys
Lydia Van Duyn
Marya Buys
Liedea Buys
Lydia Bice
Cornelius Buys
Antje Buys
Artje Buys
Deneys Bice
Willem Corneliuszue Bice

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World Events (6)


Age 29

During the six-year Revolutionary war, more of the fights took place in New Jersey than any other colony. Over 296 engagements between opposing forces were recorded. One of the largest conflicts of the entire war took place between Morristown and Middlebrook, referred to as the "Ten Crucial Days" and remembered by the famous phrase "the times that try men's souls". The revolution won some of their most desperately needed victories during this time.

Age 30

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 40

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.

Name Meaning

1 Dutch: variant spelling of Buis .2 English: perhaps a variant of Biss . Compare Beese , Bice , Bise , Byce .

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Liedea Buys - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Liedea Buys
  • Legacy NFS Source: Lydia Bice -

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