Louisa Lott

1848–1922 (Age 73)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Louisa

When Louisa Lott was born on 27 August 1848, in Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Allen Lott, was 43 and her mother, Pauline Ebstudt, was 22. She married William Henry Peffle on 17 November 1870, in Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. She lived in Mehoopany, Mehoopany Township, Wyoming, Pennsylvania, United States in 1850. She died in 1922, at the age of 74.

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Louisa Lott
William Henry Peffle
Marriage: 17 November 1870

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  • Female1848–1922Female

  • William Henry Peffle


17 November 1870
Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

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World Events (8)


Age 15

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

Age 15

The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 20

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

Name Meaning

1 English: from a medieval personal name brought to England by the Normans, of uncertain origin. It may be the Hebrew personal name Lot ‘covering’, which was relatively popular in northern France, or a reduced form of various names formed with the diminutive suffix -lot (originally a combination of -el + -ot), commonly used with women's names.2 English: from Middle English lot(t)e ‘lot’, ‘portion’ (Old English hlot), in the sense of an allotted share of land, hence a status name for someone who held such a plot.3 Dutch: metonymic occupational name for a plumber or lead roofer, from lood ‘lead’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (1)

  • Louisa Lott in household of John Cassady, "United States Census, 1850"

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