Lizzie A. Harmon

5 November 1893–1 August 1965 (Age 71)
Standish, Cumberland, Maine, United States

The Life of Lizzie A.

When Lizzie A. Harmon was born on 5 November 1893, in Standish, Cumberland, Maine, United States, her father, Mulbury E Harmon Jr, was 40 and her mother, Flora B. Evans, was 22. She married Ralph Morton Welch on 30 October 1909, in Standish, Cumberland, Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Sebago Lake, Standish, Cumberland, Maine, United States in 1900. She died on 1 August 1965, in Portland, Cumberland, Maine, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Hamlin Cemetery, Standish, Cumberland, Maine, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ralph Morton Welch
1888–1923
Lizzie A. Harmon
1893–1965
Marriage: 30 October 1909
Morton Conrad Welch
1910–1962
Lena May Welch
1911–2002
Alice Jennette Welch
1915–1996
Iona B Welch
1917–1918
Rhoda A Welch
1918–1974
Flora Elizabeth Welch
1921–1921
Hilbert Francis Welch
1923–2010

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
30 October 1909
Standish, Cumberland, Maine, United States
children

(7)

    Male1910–1962Male

    Lena May Welch

    Female1911–2002Female

    Alice Jennette Welch

    Female1915–1996Female

    Iona B Welch

    Female1917–1918Female

    Rhoda A Welch

    Female1918–1974Female

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

    Female1893–1965Female

    Carroll Clair Harmon

    Male1895–1928Male

    Anson Decker Harmon

    Male1897–1922Male

    Female1899–1993Female

    Jesse J. Harmon

    Male1900–1912Male

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1898 · Sinking of USS Maine

Age 5

During the Cuban War for Independence, the USS Maine had been sent to Havana to look out for the interests of the United States. On February 15, 1898, at approximately 21:40, an explosion on USS Maine was caused by roughly 5 long tons of powder. The front of the ship was demolished and the remains quickly sunk to the bottom of the ocean. 260 men lost their lives in the explosion itself, with at least six more dying afterwards from related injuries. The event kicked off an atmosphere of contention that would eventually lead to the Spanish-American War.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 19

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

1 Irish (mainly County Louth): generally of English origin (see 1); but sometimes also used as a variant of Harman or Hardiman , i.e. an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hArgadáin ( see Hargadon ).2 English: variant spelling of Harman 1.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Lizzie Smith, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Lizzie A Welch in household of Ralph M Welch, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Lizzie A Smith in household of Clayton G Smith, "United States Census, 1930"

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