Lucy Albina Lindsey

24 April 1844–5 January 1918 (Age 73)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Lucy Albina

When Lucy Albina Lindsey was born on 24 April 1844, in Tennessee, United States, her father, Archibald Morris Lindsey, was 36 and her mother, Rhoda Decker, was 41. She married Enoch Overton on 23 March 1862. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Madison Township, Harrison, Missouri, United States in 1880 and Harrison Township, Mercer, Missouri, United States in 1900. She died on 5 January 1918, in Cainsville, Harrison, Missouri, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Goshen Cemetery, Harrison Township, Mercer, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Enoch Overton
1831–1895
Lucy Albina Lindsey
1844–1918
Marriage: 23 March 1862
Mary Jane Overton
1866–1928
Betsey A Overton
1868–
Martha A Overton
1869–
David Bell Overton
1872–1944
Elmer Enoch Overton
1876–1961
Emmett Moses Overton
1879–1908
Rosa Mae Overton
1882–1974
Minnie Emaline Overton
1884–1944
Sina Augusta Overton
1886–1918

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
23 March 1862
children

(9)

    Mary Jane Overton

    Female1866–1928Female

    Betsey A Overton

    Female1868–Female

    Martha A Overton

    Female1869–Female

    Male1872–1944Male

    Male1876–1961Male

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

Age 2

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1846

Age 2

Tennessee was known as the Volunteer State because during the Mexican War the government asked Tennessee for 3,000 volunteer soldiers and 30,000 joined.
1865

Age 21

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

1 Variant spelling of Scottish Lindsay .2 Irish: reduced and Anglicized form of various Gaelic surnames, as for example Ó Loingsigh ( see Lynch 1), Mac Giolla Fhionntóg ( see McClintock ), and Ó Fhloinn ( see Flynn ).3 English: habitational name from Lindsey in Suffolk, named in Old English as ‘island (Old English ēg) of Lelli’, a personal name representing a byform of an unattested name Lealla.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lucy A Overton in household of Enoch Overton, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Lucy Overton, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Lucy D Overton in household of Enoch Overton, "United States Census, 1880"

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