Lucy Phillips Este

23 December 1840–1 November 1926 (Age 85)
Ohio, United States

The Life of Lucy Phillips

When Lucy Phillips Este was born on 23 December 1840, in Ohio, United States, her father, David Kirkpatrick Este, was 28 and her mother, Eliza Phillips Houston, was 19. She married Edward Tatnall Lea on 15 January 1868, in West Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States for about 50 years. She died on 1 November 1926, in Seattle, King, Washington, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edward Tatnall Lea
1830–1899
Lucy Phillips Este
1840–1926
Marriage: 15 January 1868
Florence Este Lea
1869–1881
Este McClyment Lea
1872–1951
Charles Edward Lea
1874–1941
Jean Springer Lea
1878–1960

Spouse and Children

    Edward Tatnall Lea

    Male1830–1899Male

    Female1840–1926Female

MARRIAGE
15 January 1868
West Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(4)

    Florence Este Lea

    Female1869–1881Female

    Male1872–1951Male

    Charles Edward Lea

    Male1874–1941Male

    Female1878–1960Female

Parents and Siblings

    David Kirkpatrick Este

    Male1812–1864Male

    Eliza Phillips Houston

    Female1821–1909Female

siblings

(5)

    Female1840–1926Female

    Charles Este

    Male1842–1917Male

    Lilian Este

    Female1846–1873Female

    Florence Este

    Male1848–Male

    Elizabeth Worthington Este

    Female1850–Female

World Events (8)

1846

Age 6

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 20

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.
1863

Age 23

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

1 German: habitational name from a place called Espe or Espa, or a topographic name from Middle Low German espe ‘aspen’, Middle High German aspe.2 Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads so named, from Old Norse espi ‘aspen’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Lucy Este. Inv in household of David K Este. Inv, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Lucia Lea, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Lucy Este in entry for Charles E. Lea and Marianna R. Pauly, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

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