Lydia Tarrants

1847–1870
White, Illinois, United States

The Life of Lydia

When Lydia Tarrants was born in 1847, in White, Illinois, United States, her father, James Patrick Tarrant, was 34 and her mother, Nancy Mahala Langford, was 20. She died before 1870, in Illinois, United States, at the age of 22.

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Family Time Line

James Patrick Tarrant
1813–1873
Nancy Mahala Langford
1827–1876
William G. Tarrant
1844–1918
Elihu Tarrant
1847–
Lydia Tarrants
1847–1870
James Alexander Tarrant
1848–1925
Jane Tarrant
1849–
Granville C. Tarrant
1850–
Mahala Priscilla Tarrant
1851–
Mary E. Tarrant
1853–1910
Henry Franklin Tarrants
1858–
Charles Monroe Tarrant
1859–1934
Elza Tarrant
1862–
Amanda E. Tarrant
1864–1896
Sarah Lydia Tarrant
1867–1935

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World Events (3)

1848 · Chicago Board of Trade is organized

Age 1

Starting as a voluntary association to help buyers and sellers meet to negotiate and make contracts. The Chicago Board of Trade is one of the oldest futures and options exchanges in the world and it is open 22 hours per day to stay competitive.
1863

Age 16

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 16

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

Name Meaning

Variant of German and Dutch Arends .

Possible Related Names

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Lydia Tarrants - birth: 1847; White, Illinois, United States
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