Lydia Faylor

7 November 1843–1913 (Age 69)
Hancock, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Lydia

When Lydia Faylor was born on 7 November 1843, in Hancock, Illinois, United States, her father, John Faylor, was 39 and her mother, Mary Meacham, was 40. She lived in Killingworth, Middlesex, Connecticut, United States in 1860. She died in 1913, in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States, at the age of 70.

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John Faylor
Mary Meacham
Josiah Albert Faylor Sr
Columbus Faylor
Lydia Faylor

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World Events (8)

1845 · Oh My Father
Age 2
"In October 1845, the newspaper Times and Seasons published a poem written by Eliza R. Snow entitled ""My Father in Heaven."" It has become the well known hymn, ""Oh My Father."" The song is only one in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints hymnbook that referrs to a Heavenly Mother."
Age 3
U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
Age 20
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Fehler or Feiler or Failer, a variant of the latter. Compare Failor and Falor .

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

Possible Related Names


Sources (2)

  • Lida Faylor in household of Samul R Grover, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Lydia Faylor, "Utah Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel Database, 1847-1868"

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