Amelia Astry

1857–1948 (Age 90)
Columbiana County, Ohio

The Life of Amelia

When Amelia Astry was born on 23 October 1857, her father, William Astry, was 25 and her mother, Mary Ann Weaver, was 21. She married Lyman McArtor on 16 September 1879, in United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Coldwater Township, Grant, Oklahoma, United States in 1900 and Salem, Columbiana, Ohio, United States for about 10 years. She died on 14 February 1948, at the age of 90, and was buried in Salem, Columbiana, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Amelia Astry
Lyman McArtor
Marriage: 16 September 1879
Bessie McArtor
Dennis McArtor
Perry McArtor
Mary McArter
Willis Mc Artor
Annie Moulin
Orrin H Mc Artor
William McArtor

Spouse & Children

  • Female1857–1948Female

  • Lyman McArtor


16 September 1879
United States


+3 More Children

Parents & Siblings



  • Female1857–1948Female

  • Sarah M Astry


  • David W Astry


  • Female1863–1944Female

  • Oliver J. Astry


+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 3

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

Age 6

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 24

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.

Name Meaning

Indian: Hindu (Brahman) name, from Sanskrit šāstrī ‘versed in the Shastras’ (from šāstra ‘book of rules’, ‘religious treatise’).

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

Sources (3)

  • Millie J Mcarter, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Millie Mcardor in household of Lyman Mcardor, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Millie Mcartor in household of Lyman Mcartor, "United States Census, 1900"

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