Apollos Apollo Lillie

5 July 1777–1852 (Age 74)
Windham, Windham, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Apollos Apollo

When Apollos Apollo Lillie was born on 5 July 1777, in Windham, Windham, Connecticut, United States, his father, John Lillie, was 45 and his mother, Jerusha Reed, was 36. He married Dorcas Seymour in 1813, in Ontario, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Athens, Athens, Ohio, United States in 1850. He died in 1852, in Nelsonville, York Township, Athens, Ohio, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Athens Township, Athens, Ohio, United States.

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Apollos Apollo Lillie
Dorcas Seymour
Marriage: 1813
Joseph Lillie
Hannah Lillie
Benjamin Henry Lillie
Rufus Perkins Lillie
Lucy Louisa Lillie
Nimrod Apolus Lillie

Spouse and Children

Ontario, New York, United States


    Joseph Lillie


    Hannah Lillie


    Benjamin Henry Lillie



    Lucy Louisa Lillie


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World Events (8)

1781 · The First Constitution

Age 4

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
1781 · British Forces Capture Fort Griswold

Age 4

The capture of Fort Griswold was the final act of treason that Benedict Arnold committed. This would be a British victory. On the American side 85 were killed, 35 wounded and paroled, 28 taken prisoner, 13 escaped, and 1 twelve year old was captured and released.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 23

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Lilly .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Apollos Lilly in household of Isaac Fierce, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Apolus Lillie in entry for Nimrod A Lillie, "Iowa, Death Records, 1904-1951"
  • Apollo Lillie in entry for Rufus P Lillie, "Iowa, Armed Forces Grave Registrations, ca. 1835-1998"

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