Lydia Agnes Deisher

1877–14 March 1952 (Age 75)
Mitchell, Lawrence, Indiana, United States

The Life Summary of Lydia Agnes

When Lydia Agnes Deisher was born in 1877, in Mitchell, Lawrence, Indiana, United States, her father, Jacob Morgan Deisher, was 32 and her mother, Sarah Jane Cook, was 24. She married Jesse Brownfield Burton on 17 February 1898, in Lawrence, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Massillon, Stark, Ohio, United States in 1930 and Perry Township, Stark, Ohio, United States in 1940. She died on 14 March 1952, in Mitchell, Lawrence, Indiana, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Mitchell, Lawrence, Indiana, United States.

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Jesse Brownfield Burton
Lydia Agnes Deisher
Marriage: 17 February 1898
Jacob Deischer Burton

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  • Marriage
    17 February 1898Lawrence, Indiana, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
    Age 4
    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
    1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act
    Age 5
    A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
    1898 · War with the Spanish
    Age 21
    After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

    Name Meaning

    Respelling of German Deischer:1. in southern Germany, a derogatory nickname for a peasant, from Swabian Deisch ‘dung’, Middle High German teisch. 2. possibly a dialect variant of Deutscher . 3. from a short form of an old personal name, Deisch.

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

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    Sources (10)

    • Lydia A Burton in household of Jacob Deister, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Lydia A Dasher in household of Jacob Dasher, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Lydia Burton in household of J Sarah Deisher, "United States Census, 1920"

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