Lydia Mann

18 July 1786–28 July 1854 (Age 68)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Lydia

Lydia Mann was born on 18 July 1786, in Pennsylvania, United States as the daughter of John Mann. She married Joseph Harlan IV on 16 September 1807. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in East Fallowfield Township, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States in 1850. She died on 28 July 1854, in Fallowfield Township, Chester, Pennsylvania, British Colonial America, at the age of 68.

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Joseph Harlan IV
Lydia Mann
Marriage: 16 September 1807
John Mann Harlan

Spouse and Children

16 September 1807


    John Mann Harlan


Parents and Siblings

    John Mann




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World Events (7)

1787 · The Making of the U.S. Constitution.

Age 1

The Philadelphia Convention was intended to be the first meeting to establish the first system of government under the Articles of Confederation. From this Convention, the Constitution of the United States was made and then put into place making it one of the major events in all American History.
1787 · Second State to Ratify U.S. Constitution

Age 1

On December 12, 1787, Pennsylvania ratified the U.S. Constitution.

Age 18

Lewis and Clark set out from St. Louis, MO to explore the West.

Name Meaning

1 English, German, Dutch (De Mann), and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a fierce or strong man, or for a man contrasted with a boy, from Middle English, Middle High German, Middle Dutch man. In some cases it may have arisen as an occupational name for a servant, from the medieval use of the term to describe a person of inferior social status. The Jewish surname can be ornamental.2 English and German: from a Germanic personal name, found in Old English as Manna. This originated either as a byname or else as a short form of a compound name containing this element, such as Hermann .3 Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the Yiddish male personal name Man (cognate with 1).

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

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  • Lydia Harlan in household of Joseph Harlan, "United States Census, 1850"

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