Jemima Lakin

6 December 1791–23 June 1860 (Age 68)
Jefferson, Frederick, Maryland, United States

The Life of Jemima

When Jemima Lakin was born on 6 December 1791, in Jefferson, Frederick, Maryland, United States, her father, Daniel Lakin I, was 32 and her mother, Ann Scheckell, was 25. She married George Washington Drill on 12 November 1813, in Maryland, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 23 June 1860, in Harrison Township, Montgomery, Ohio, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Northridge, Montgomery, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Washington Drill
1787–1835
Jemima Lakin
1791–1860
Marriage: 12 November 1813
Daniel Lakin Drill
1814–1883
Sarah Ann Drill
Thomas Drill
Elizabeth Drill
1816–1891
Jacob Andrew Drill
1819–1891
George Washington Drill
1820–
John William Drill
1828–
Anna Rebecca Drill
1832–1905

Spouse and Children

    George Washington Drill

    Male1787–1835Male

    Female1791–1860Female

MARRIAGE
12 November 1813
Maryland, United States
children

(8)

    Daniel Lakin Drill

    Male1814–1883Male

    Elizabeth Drill

    Female1816–1891Female

    Jacob Andrew Drill

    Male1819–1891Male

    George Washington Drill

    Male1820–Male

    John William Drill

    Male1828–Male

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(13)

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 3

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.
1803

Age 12

Ohio was the first state admitted to the Union from the Northwest Territory.
1810 · Change of capital city

Age 19

Zanesville becomes the new state capital.

Name Meaning

1 Americanized spelling of Jewish Leykin (from Belarus), a metronymic from Leyke, a pet form of the Yiddish female personal name Leye, from the Hebrew female personal name Lea, from which English Leah is derived (see Genesis 29: 16) + the Slavic possessive suffix -in.2 English: from a medieval personal name, a diminutive of Lawrence . Compare Law 1 and Larkin .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Jemima in entry for Jacob Andrews Drill, "Maryland Births and Christenings, 1650-1995"
  • Jemima Lakin Drill, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Jemima in entry for Jacob Andrews Drill, "Maryland, Church Records, 1668-1995"

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