Bartholemew Lince

15 May 1816–10 December 1880 (Age 64)
Williamsburgh, Dundas, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Bartholemew

When Bartholemew Lince was born on 15 May 1816, in Williamsburgh, Dundas, Ontario, Canada, his father, Bartholomew William Lince, was 31 and his mother, Nancy Ann Casselman, was 28. He married Catherine Smith on 17 December 1839, in Mapleton, Midland, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Tittabawassee Township, Saginaw, Michigan, United States in 1880. He died on 10 December 1880, at the age of 64, and was buried in Pine Grove Cemetery, Bridgeport, Saginaw, Michigan, United States.

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Bartholemew Lince
Catherine Smith
Marriage: 17 December 1839
Lucinda Jane Lentz
Matilda Lince
Harriet Lince
Herman Lince
Henry Lince
Aaron Lince
Charles N. Lince

Spouse and Children

17 December 1839
Mapleton, Midland, Michigan, United States


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World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 3

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. 
1820 · Making States Equal

Age 4

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.
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 20

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 Spanish and Portuguese: nickname from lince ‘lynx’.2 Dutch: from a short form of the personal name Laure(i)ns ( see Lawrence ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Bertholemew Lince, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Sol Lince, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Bartholemew Liwe, "Ontario, District Marriage Registers, 1801-1858"

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