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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Timothy Clark Lish
Huldah Moriah Wells
Marriage: 1855
Timothy Nathaniel Lish
Otis S Lish
Viola M Lish
Volate Lish
Alma Lesh
Porter Lish
Alsinas Lish
Harriet Lillian Lish
Margaret Matilda Lish
Joseph Bird Lish
Judah Wells Lish
Andrew Lish

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    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.
    Age 15
    Historical Boundaries: 1847: Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States
    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.

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    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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