Henry Liggett Lemert

24 August 1850–17 May 1919 (Age 68)
Dresden, Muskingum, Ohio, United States

The Life of Henry Liggett

When Henry Liggett Lemert was born on 24 August 1850, in Dresden, Muskingum, Ohio, United States, his father, Benjamin Franklin Lemert, was 30 and his mother, Harriet Mc Credie, was 33. He married Ella Josephine Mc Cann on 14 May 1878, in Dresden, Muskingum, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Jefferson Township, Muskingum, Ohio, United States in 1910 and Muskingum, Ohio, United States in 1919. He died on 17 May 1919, in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Dresden, Muskingum, Ohio, United States.

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Henry Liggett Lemert
Ella Josephine Mc Cann
Marriage: 14 May 1878
Carrie or Caroline Lemert
Charles Benjamin Lemert
Lelia Lemert
Benjamin Franklin Lemert

Spouse and Children

14 May 1878
Dresden, Muskingum, Ohio, United States


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World Events (8)

1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 10

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

Age 13

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 20

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Name Meaning

German:1. nickname for a person having a fief, from a derivative of Middle High German lēhen ‘to hold a fief as a feudal tenant’ + -ert, agent suffix. 2. variant of Lambert .

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

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Sources (3)

  • H L Lemert, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Henry L Lemert in household of B F Lemert, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Henry L Lemert in household of Benjamin F Lemert, "United States Census, 1850"

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