Jeremiah "Jerry" Lord

1817–1895 (Age 78)
England, United Kingdom

The Life of Jeremiah "Jerry"

When Jeremiah "Jerry" Lord was born on 9 February 1817, in England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Lord, was 29 and his mother, Margaret Mahoney, was 29. He married Eliza P Cowen on 7 November 1849. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Knox Township, Clearfield, Pennsylvania, United States for about 20 years. He died on 6 August 1895, in Clearfield, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Clearfield, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jeremiah "Jerry" Lord
1817–1895
Eliza P Cowen
1827–1893
Marriage: 7 November 1849
George Washington Lord
1850–1896
Simeon F. Lord
1851–1856
Thomas Howard Lord
1851–1930
John M Lord
1853–1922
Joseph Roger Lord
1854–1930
James Carman Lord
1856–1933
Robert William Lord
1857–1941
William Asberry Lord
1859–1926
Sarah M Lord
1860–1943
Mary C Lord
1861–1865
Margaret Lovina Lord
1865–1933
Calvin Stewart Lord
1867–1946

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
7 November 1849
children

(12)

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Parents & Siblings

siblings

(12)

  • Rebecca Lord

    Female1810–1865Female

  • Marshall Lord

    Male1812–Male

  • Herbert Lord

    Male1813–Male

  • Frank Lord

    Male1816–Male

  • Male1817–1895Male

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 2

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. 
1825 · Museum of Lancashire

Age 8

The Museum of Lancashire is located in the former courthouse of Preston in Lancashire, England. The building was designed by Thomas Rickman. Some the exhibits include Lancashire through the years, at work, at play, goes to war, and law and order. All depict different times and events in Lancashire county. The museum closed in 2015 and is now only opened for scheduled appointments.
1842 · Mines and Collieries Act of 1842

Age 25

The Parliment of the United Kingdom passed the Mines and Collieries Act of 1842, mostly commonly known as the Mines Act of 1842. This act made it so that nobody under the age of ten could work in the mines and also females in general could not be employed.

Name Meaning

1 English: nickname from the vocabulary word lord, presumably for someone who behaved in a lordly manner, or perhaps one who had earned the title in some contest of skill or had played the part of the ‘Lord of Misrule’ in the Yuletide festivities.It may also have been an occupational name for a servant in the household of the lord of the manor, or possibly a status name for a landlord or the lord of the manor himself. The word itself derives from Old English hlāford, earlier hlāf-weard, literally ‘loaf-keeper’, since the lord or chief of a clan was responsible for providing food for his dependants.2 Irish: English name adopted as a translation of the main element of Gaelic Ó Tighearnaigh ( see Tierney ) and Mac Thighearnáin ( see McKiernan ).3 French: nickname from Old French l’ord ‘the dirty one’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Jeremiah Lord, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Jeremiah Lord, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Jeremiah Lord, "United States Census, 1880"

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