William Henry Lingard

Brief Life History of William Henry

When William Henry Lingard was born on 7 June 1876, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, William H. Lingard, was 23 and his mother, Mary Frishmuth, was 26. He had at least 1 daughter with Mary Alice Raynor. He lived in Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States for about 40 years. He died in April 1966, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Pioneer Cemetery, Overton, Overton Township, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States.

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William Henry Lingard
1876–1966
Mary Alice Raynor
1877–1948
Alice R Lingard
1906–

Sources (15)

  • Wm H Lingard, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Wm.H. Lingard, "Pennsylvania, Philadelphia City Births, 1860-1906"
  • William Henry Jr Lingard, "Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Marriage Indexes, 1885-1951"

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World Events (8)

1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad

Coming out of an economic crisis, everyone was worried when cuts started happening in the railroad. They went on what would the great railroad strike of 1877.

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

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.

1900 · Gold for Cash!

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Lingart, Lancashire, or LingardsWood in Marsden, Yorkshire, both named from Old Englishlīn ‘flax’ + garthr ‘enclosure’.

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

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