Harriet Lydia Foote

16 April 1842–18 April 1928 (Age 86)
Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Harriet Lydia

When Harriet Lydia Foote was born on 16 April 1842, in Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Ebenezar Foote, was 22 and her mother, Martha Blanchard Shiffer, was 21. She married Daniel Harwood Knapp on 30 January 1862, in Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Pennsylvania, United States in 1870 and Marcy Township, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States in 1880. She died on 18 April 1928, in Duryea, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Duryea, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Harwood Knapp
1836–1884
Harriet Lydia Foote
1842–1928
Marriage: 30 January 1862
Carrie Knapp
1863–
Blanche Knapp
1864–1952
Harvey Knapp
1866–1876
Cora Knapp
1868–1915
Martha Knapp
1870–1876
Delbert Knapp
1877–
Bruce Knapp
1879–1925

Spouse and Children

    Daniel Harwood Knapp

    Male1836–1884Male

    Female1842–1928Female

MARRIAGE
30 January 1862
Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(7)

    Carrie Knapp

    Female1863–Female

    Blanche Knapp

    Female1864–1952Female

    Harvey Knapp

    Male1866–1876Male

    Cora Knapp

    Female1868–1915Female

    Martha Knapp

    Female1870–1876Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

Age 4

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

Age 21

The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.
1865

Age 23

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

English (Somerset):1. nickname for someone with a peculiarity or deformity of the foot, from Middle English fot (Old English fōt), or in some cases from the cognate Old Norse byname Fótr. 2. topographic name for someone who lived at the foot of a hill.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Harriet A Knapp, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Harriet Knapp in household of Daniel Knapp, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Harriet Foote in household of Eben Foote, "United States Census, 1860"

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