Lillian May Addison

25 August 1875–31 July 1960 (Age 84)
Chelsea, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States

The Life Summary of Lillian May

When Lillian May Addison was born on 25 August 1875, in Chelsea, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Charles John Waldon Addison, was 32 and her mother, Alma W Wheeler, was 33. She married Alexander Russell Hezlitt on 19 October 1897, in Chelsea, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons. She lived in Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America in 1910 and Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States for about 10 years. She died on 31 July 1960, at the age of 84, and was buried in Cambridge, Middlesex, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America.

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Family Time Line

Alexander Russell Hezlitt
Lillian May Addison
Marriage: 19 October 1897
Waldron R. Hezlitt
George Danforth Hezlitt
Thomas Albert Addison Hezlitt
Charles A Hezlitt
Ernest M Hezlitt

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    19 October 1897Chelsea, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.
    Age 1
    The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
    1876 · The Battle of Little Bighorn
    Age 1
    An armed conflict between the Lakota, Northern Cheyenne, and Arapaho tribes and the 7th Cavalry of the US Army. The battle was the most significant action of the Great Sioux War of 1876.
    1898 · War with the Spanish
    Age 23
    After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish and English: patronymic from the Older Scots or northern Middle English personal name Addie, or from the Middle English personal names Ade and Addy (all pet forms of Adam) + son.History: John Addison (died 1706) came from Westmorland, England, to MD in 1667.

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

    Sources (25)

    • Lillian A. Addison in entry for Charles Alexander Hazelt, "Massachusetts Births, 1841-1915"
    • Lillian M Heglitt in household of Alexander Heglitt, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Lillian May Addison, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1695-1910"

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