Margaret Hyde Lyman

30 December 1876–about November 1974 (Age 97)
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States

The Life of Margaret Hyde

When Margaret Hyde Lyman was born on 30 December 1876, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, her father, Physician, Henry Munson Lyman, was 41 and her mother, Sarah Kittredge Clark, was 38. She died about November 1974, in Evanston, Cook, Illinois, United States, at the age of 97, and was buried in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Physician, Henry Munson Lyman
1835–1904
Sarah Kittredge Clark
1838–1900
Mary Isabella Lyman
1866–1920
Helen Cossitt Lyman
1870–1975
Julia Huntington Lyman
1874–1948
Margaret Hyde Lyman
1876–1974
Henry Munson Clark Lyman
1880–1885

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 5

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1885 · The World's First Skyscraper

Age 9

The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.
1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 26

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived near a meadow or a patch of arable land ( see Layman ).2 Dutch: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements liut ‘people’, or possibly liub ‘dear’, ‘beloved’ + man ‘man’.3 Americanized form of German Leimann, Americanized form of Leinemann, habitational name for someone from Leine in Pomerania, or for someone who lived by either of two rivers called Leine, near Hannover and in Saxony.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Margaret H Lyman in household of Mary I Lyman, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Margaret H Lyman in household of Mary I Lyman, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Margaret H Lyman in household of Georgiana Joiner, "United States Census, 1930"

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