Lucy Redington

1865–1886 (Age 21)
Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Lucy

When Lucy Redington was born in 1865, in Illinois, United States, her father, Henry Hamilton Redington, was 40 and her mother, Mary Electa Slater, was 35. She lived in Dublin, Jackson Township, Wayne, Indiana, United States in 1870 and Homer Township, Benton, Iowa, United States in 1880. She died on 11 December 1886, in Belle Plaine, Benton, Iowa, United States, at the age of 21, and was buried in Belle Plaine, Benton, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Hamilton Redington
1825–1911
Mary Electa Slater
1830–1916
Emily Lydia Reddington
1853–1927
Charles Edward Reddington
1856–1925
Leslie Jehiel Redington
1858–1931
Elizabeth Mary Reddington
1860–
Franklin Gilbert Redington
1862–1955
Lucy Redington
1865–1886
Harry Elmer Redington
1869–1949
Carrie Redington
1869–

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World Events (8)

1867 · The Burtis Opera House
Age 2
The Burtis Opera House opened in Davenport and could easily hold an audience of 1,600. It was a widely used facility and Mark Twain filled the house when he spoke on tour in 1869. It was also used to house Susan B. Anthony when she lectured on the woman's right to vote. The Quad City Symphony Orchestra played its first concert as the new Tri-City Symphony in the Opera House. An arsonist set fire to the building on the evening of April 26, 1921, and the building was severely destroyed. The building was rebuilt but was no longer used as an opera house.
1871
Age 6
In 1871, a cow kicked over a lantern, causing a fire that burned down half of Chicago. Today this city is the third largest in the US.
1872 · The First National Park
Age 7
Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Reddington .

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

Possible Related Names

Reddington

Sources (4)

  • Lucy Reddington in household of Henry Reddington, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Lucy Redington in household of Henry Redington, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Lucy Redington, "Find A Grave Index"

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