Elizabeth Betsy Lyman

1799–6 May 1848 (Age 49)
Crawford, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Elizabeth Betsy

When Elizabeth Betsy Lyman was born in 1799, in Crawford, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, William I Lyman, was 34 and her mother, Elizabeth Wheeler, was 39. She had at least 4 sons and 6 daughters with George Reynolds. She died on 6 May 1848, in Erie, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 49.

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Family Time Line

George Reynolds
Elizabeth Betsy Lyman
Amanda Reynolds
Estella Reynolds
about 1830–
William Joseph Reynolds
Mariah Sarah Reynolds
Clinton George Reynolds
Benjamin B Reynolds
Wilamina "Mina" Reynolds
Clark Reynolds
Mary D Reynolds
Helen Reynolds

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+5 More Children

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+6 More Children

World Events (7)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.
Age 1
While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
1812 · Harrisburg Becomes the State Capital
Age 13
Harrisburg had important parts with migration, the Civil War, and the Industrial Revolution. 
1819 · Panic! of 1819
Age 20
With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived near a meadow or a patch of arable land (see Layman ).Swedish: habitational name, formed with man ‘man’, for someone from any of several places whose name is beginning with Ly- (e.g. Lyhundra, Lydinge, and Lynäs).Americanized form of German Leimann (see Leiman ).

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Elizabeth Betsey Lyman - birth: 19 May 1799; ,Erie, Pennsylvania, United States

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