Lydia Ann Edmunds

1821–
Danby, Rutland, Vermont, United States

The Life of Lydia Ann

When Lydia Ann Edmunds was born about 1821, in Danby, Rutland, Vermont, United States, her father, Rufus Edmunds, was 35 and her mother, Lovica, was 35. She married Thomas Boths about 1841, in Danby, Rutland, Vermont, United States.

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Lydia Ann Edmunds
1821–
Thomas Boths
1821–
Marriage: about 1841

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MARRIAGE
about 1841
Danby, Rutland, Vermont, United States

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World Events (8)

1821 · Financial Relief for Public Land

Age 0

A United States law to provide financial relief for the purchasers of Public Lands. It permitted the earlier buyers, that couldn't pay completely for the land, to return the land back to the government. This granted them a credit towards the debt they had on land. Congress, also, extended credit to buyer for eight more years. Still while being in economic panic and the shortage of currency made by citizens, the government hoped that with the time extension, the economy would improve.
1834 · Vermont Anti-Slavery Society is Formed

Age 13

The Anti-Slavery Society of Vermont was established in 1834. 100 people from different towns were at the first meeting, with the intent to abolish slavery. 
1863

Age 42

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

English (also common in South Wales): patronymic from the personal name Edmund ( see Edmond ).

Possible Related Names

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

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