Lydia Osburn

1811–
Hardyston Township, Sussex, New Jersey, United States

The Life of Lydia

When Lydia Osburn was born in 1811, in Hardyston Township, Sussex, New Jersey, United States, her father, Henry Osburn, was 38 and her mother, Bethany or Bethania Chidester, was 33.

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Family Time Line

Henry Osburn
1773–1857
Bethany or Bethania Chidester
1778–1855
Lydia Osburn
1799–1885
Martha Elizabeth ( Patty) Orsburn
1801–1855
Sarah Mary Osburn
1804–1867
Jonathan Osburn
1807–1877
Jonathan Osborn
1807–1877
Silas Osburn
1809–1894
Issac Osburn
1811–1899
Lydia Osburn
1811–
Charity Ann Osborn
1815–1888
Henry Osburn Jr
1818–1898

Parents and Siblings

    Henry Osburn

    Male1773–1857Male

    Bethany or Bethania Chidester

    Female1778–1855Female

siblings

(10)

    Female1799–1885Female

    Martha Elizabeth ( Patty) Orsburn

    Female1801–1855Female

    Sarah Mary Osburn

    Female1804–1867Female

    Jonathan Osburn

    Male1807–1877Male

    Jonathan Osborn

    Male1807–1877Male

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World Events (8)

1812

Age 1

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1820

Age 9

On January 28, 1820, the New Jersey Legislature incorporated the City of Jersey from parts of the Bergen Township. The city would be reincorporated two more times (January 23, 1829 and February 22, 1838) before receiving its official name. Jersey City became part of the new Hudson County in February of 1840.
1844

Age 33

The 1844 revision of the New Jersey State Constitution made some significant changes. Suffrage rights were revoked from women and non-whites, meaning that only white men could vote. A separation of powers was established between executive, legislative, and judicial branches. A new bill of rights was provided, and the state now had the right to elect the governor.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Osborne .

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

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