Timothy Clark Lish

19 August 1832–8 March 1895 (Age 62)
Triangle, Broome, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Timothy Clark

When Timothy Clark Lish was born on 19 August 1832, in Triangle, Broome, New York, United States, his father, Joseph Lyons Lish, was 29 and his mother, Harriet Ann Tripp, was 25. He married Huldah Moriah Wells in 1855. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States in 1850. He died on 8 March 1895, in Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Dry Creek Cemetery, Ada, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Timothy Clark Lish
1832–1895
Huldah Moriah Wells
1837–1894
Marriage: 1855
Timothy Nathaniel Lish
1856–1910
Otis S Lish
1862–1937
Viola M Lish
1857–1916
Volate Lish
1860–
Alma Lesh
1863–
Porter Lish
1865–
Alsinas Lish
1866–1940
Harriet Lillian Lish
1870–1944
Margaret Matilda Lish
1872–1938
Joseph Bird Lish
1872–1917
Judah Wells Lish
1872–1944
Andrew Lish
1874–

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1855
  • Children

    (12)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (14)

    +9 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 4
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
    1847
    Age 15
    Historical Boundaries: 1847: Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States
    1863
    Age 31
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish: shortened form of McLeish . Alternatively, perhaps a nickname from the Scots and northern English adjective leish, lish ‘active, nimble, strong, supple’, although the word is not recorded before the late 18th century. The surname is first noted in 1566 in Edinburgh.Americanized form of German Liesch 1.Probably also an Americanized form of Sorbian Liš or of its Germanized form Liesch 2.

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

    Possible Related Names

    McLeish

    Story Highlight

    Joseph Lyons Lish

    Lish, Joseph Lions Note Mormon Pioneer of 1850. Born April 8, 1803, Orange, New York. Came to Utah 1850. Married: Harriet Ann Trlpp October 14, 1823, New York (daughter of Blaksley Tripp of New Y …

    Sources (30)

    • Timothy Lish in entry for Joseph Bird Lish, "Montana, County Births and Deaths, 1840-2004"
    • Timothy Leish, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Timothy Lish in entry for Philip R Bell and Harriet L Lish, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"

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