Lydia Ransom

21 January 1778–
Woodstock, Windsor, Vermont, United States

The Life Summary of Lydia

When Lydia Ransom was born on 21 January 1778, in Woodstock, Windsor, Vermont, United States, her father, Elisha Ransom, was 31 and her mother, Hannah Grow, was 30.

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Elisha Ransom
Hannah Grow
Lydia Ransom
Charlotte or Sally Ransom
Hannah Ann Ransom
Thomas Grow Ransom
Irene Ransom
Elisha Ransom

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World Events (3)

1781 · The First Constitution
Age 3
Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
1783 · A Free America
Age 5
The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.
1791 · Vermont Becomes 14th State
Age 13
On March 4, 1791, Vermont became the 14th state.

Name Meaning

English:patronymic from the Middle English personal name Rand , a pet form of the personal name Randolf (see Randolph ), + -son.perhaps a variant of Ramsden .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lydia Ransom, "Vermont, Births and Christenings, 1765-1908"
  • Lydia Ransom, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-1954"
  • Lydia Ransom. Vermont, Vital Records, 1720-1908

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