Elizabeth Jane "Lizzie" Hildreth

Female2 December 1865–21 February 1935

Brief Life History of Elizabeth Jane "Lizzie"

When Elizabeth Jane "Lizzie" Hildreth was born on 2 December 1865, in Marseilles Township, Wyandot, Ohio, United States, her father, David Brainard Hildreth, was 36 and her mother, Sarah Sophia Kirby, was 22. She married John B. Clinger on 25 December 1887, in Marseilles, Marseilles Township, Wyandot, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Kirby, Mifflin Township, Wyandot, Ohio, United States for about 30 years and Marseilles, Marseilles Township, Wyandot, Ohio, United States for about 10 years. She died on 21 February 1935, in Green Camp, Marion, Ohio, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Oak Hill Cemetery, Upper Sandusky, Wyandot, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

John B. Clinger
Elizabeth Jane "Lizzie" Hildreth
Marriage: 25 December 1887
Nellie V Clinger
Noah Hildreth Clinger
Ira Melville Clinger
Stanley Clease Clinger
August J Clinger
Dwight Brainard Clinger
Emerson Lloyd Clinger

Sources (32)

  • Lizzie Jane Hildreth in entry for Augusta Jay Clinger, "Ohio, County Births, 1841-2003"
  • Lizzie Hildreth in household of David Hildreth, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Lizzie Hildrith in entry for Ernet A. Brien and Nillie V. Clinger, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

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  • Marriage
    25 December 1887Marseilles, Marseilles Township, Wyandot, Ohio, United States
  • Children (7)

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    Siblings (4)

    World Events (8)

    1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

    Age 1

    The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

    1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

    Age 2

    This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.


    Age 21

    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

    Name Meaning

    English (Durham): of Norman origin, a variant of the male personal name Hildred (ancient Germanic Hild(i)rad, from hild ‘battle’ and rād ‘counsel’).

    German: from the ancient Germanic personal name composed of hild ‘fight, battle’ + rāt ‘counsel’.

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

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