When Lynn Carlton Worthington was born on 1 July 1890, in Burns, Harney, Oregon, United States, his father, Amasa Woodworth Cowles, was 48 and his mother, Eudora May Lynn, was 30. He married Lola H. Hedge on 15 September 1924, in Covington, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Ada, Idaho, United States in 1900 and Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States for about 10 years. He registered for military service in 1919. He died on 21 May 1929, in Port Townsend, Jefferson, Washington, United States, at the age of 38, and was buried in Morris Hill Cemetery, Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States.
English (Lancashire, Cheshire, and Staffordshire): habitational name from any of the places in Lancashire and Leicestershire named Worthington. The placenames probably derive from an Old English personal name Weorth + Old English connective -ing- + tūn ‘farmstead, estate’.
History: Nicholas Worthington emigrated from England to Old Saybrook, CT, c. 1650.