Randall M. Lipscomb

1835–23 March 1916 (Age 81)
Ontario, Canada

The Life of Randall M.

When Randall M. Lipscomb was born in 1835, in Ontario, Canada, his father, Allen Lipscomb, was 33 and his mother, Sarah E McDonald, was 18. He married Polly Marilla Myers about 1862. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Woodland, Woodland Township, Barry, Michigan Territory, United States in 1900 and Woodland, Barry, Michigan, United States in 1910. He died on 23 March 1916, in Lake Odessa, Ionia, Michigan, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Lake Odessa, Ionia, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

Randall M. Lipscomb
1835–1916
Polly Marilla Myers
1844–1910
Marriage: about 1862
Ella Rosaline Lipscomb
1863–1946
Henry Lipscomb
1868–
Belle Lipscomb
1871–1958
Randall Eugene Lipscomb
1875–1956
Manora Lipscomb
1879–1879
Elva Rosella Lipscomb
1881–1969
Valeda Agnes Lipscomb
1884–1969

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1862
children

(7)

    Ella Rosaline Lipscomb

    Female1863–1946Female

    Henry Lipscomb

    Male1868–Male

    Female1871–1958Female

    Randall Eugene Lipscomb

    Male1875–1956Male

    Manora Lipscomb

    Female1879–1879Female

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1835 · The Toledo War

Age 0

The Toledo War was a boundary dispute between Ohio and Michigan because both claimed jurisdiction over the Toledo region. The situation came to a head when Michigan petitioned for statehood in 1835 and sought to include the disputed territory within its boundaries. Both states deployed militias on opposite sides and began mutual taunting, but the only military confrontation was a shot being fired into the air. During the summer of 1836, Congress proposed a compromise whereby Michigan gave up its claim to the strip in exchange for its statehood and about three-quarters of the Upper Peninsula. Thus, resolving the Toledo War.
1837

Age 2

Michigan is the 26th state.
1863

Age 28

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name of uncertain origin, perhaps a variant of Liscomb .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Randal M Lipscomb, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Randel Liscomb, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Randel M Lipscouch, "United States Census, 1900"

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