Lydia M Bartholomew

1 January 1820–18 December 1867 (Age 47)
Derby, Evans, Erie, New York, United States

The Life of Lydia M

When Lydia M Bartholomew was born on 1 January 1820, in Derby, Evans, Erie, New York, United States, her father, Isaac Bartholomew, was 25 and her mother, Betsey Glassie, was 24. She married John Morgan Strong on 14 December 1842, in Erie, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 18 December 1867, in Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States, at the age of 47.

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John Morgan Strong
Lydia M Bartholomew
Marriage: 14 December 1842
John Manfred Strong
Francennia Frances Mellisa Strong
Charles Henry Strong

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14 December 1842
Erie, New York, United States


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World Events (6)

1820 · Making States Equal

Age 0

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1827 · Slavery Becomes Illegal in New York State

Age 7

During the years 1799 to 1827, New York went through a period of gradual emancipation. A Gradual Emancipation Law was passed in 1799 which freed slave children born after July 4, 1799. However, they were indentured until 25 years old for women and 28 years old for men. A law passed 1817 which freed slaves born before 1799, yet delayed their emancipation for ten years. All remaining slaves were freed in New York State on July 4, 1827.
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 16

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

Greek, Hebrew: From the Greek translation of the Hebrew Bartolomai, which to some means "son of Ptolemy," but which translates to "son of Tolmai." Tolmai may be a different spelling of Talmai, who was the father-in-law of David. Tholomeu is an Anglo-Norman form of Bartholomew.

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Sources (3)

  • Lydia Strong in household of James M Strong, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Lydia M Strong in household of John M Strong, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Lydia Strong in household of John M Strong, "New York State Census, 1855"

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