Lucinda Willis Winchester

1860–1946 (Age 85)
Ontario, Canada

The Life of Lucinda Willis

When Lucinda Willis Winchester was born on 18 November 1860, in Ontario, Canada, her father, Lucius Dennis Winchester, was 43 and her mother, Almira St John, was 29. She married John Chamberlain Adriance on 11 October 1888, in Oakland, Alameda, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Napa, Napa, California, United States in 1910 and Browns Valley, Yuba, California, United States in 1920. She died on 29 June 1946, in Oakland, Alameda, California, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Oakland, Alameda, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lucinda Willis Winchester
1860–1946
John Chamberlain Adriance
1853–1923
Marriage: 11 October 1888
Marian Winchester Adriance
1889–1981
Evelyn Chamberlain Adriance
1889–1919
infant Adriance
1891–
John Willis Adriance
1895–1932
George Newton Adriance
1896–1983
23&meDNA_gDau Marguerite "Lulu" Adriance
1904–2009

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
11 October 1888
Oakland, Alameda, California, United States
children

(6)

  • Female1889–1981Female

  • Evelyn Chamberlain Adriance

    Female1889–1919Female

  • infant Adriance

    Female1891–Female

  • John Willis Adriance

    Male1895–1932Male

  • Male1896–1983Male

+1 More Child

Parents & Siblings

  • Lucius Dennis Winchester

    Male1816–1886Male

  • Almira St John

    Female1831–1913Female

siblings

(6)

  • Cynthia Louisa " Tinnie" Winchester

    Female1852–1906Female

  • Clara Maria Winchester

    Female1856–1930Female

  • Female1860–1946Female

  • Almira Munn Winchester

    Female1865–1919Female

  • Helen Mars Winchester

    Female1869–1875Female

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1863

Age 3

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1867 · Ontario Founded

Age 7

On July 1, 1867, the province of Ontario was founded. It is the second largest province in Canada. A third of the population of Canada live here. Before it was Ontario it was called Upper Canada and had a Governor.
1883 · Mining Boom

Age 23

In 1883, there was a mining boom in Northern Ontario when mineral deposits were found near Sudbury. Thomas Flanagan was the blacksmith for the Canadian Pacific Railway that noticed the deposits in the river.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from the city in Hampshire, so named from the addition of Old English ceaster ‘Roman fort or walled city’ (Latin castra ‘legionary camp’) to the Romano-British name Venta, of disputed origin.

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

Sources (3)

  • Lucinda Winchester in household of Lucius Winchester, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • Lucinda W Adrience in household of John C Adrience, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Lucinda W Adriance in household of John C Adriance, "United States Census, 1910"

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