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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Ralph Morton Welch
Lizzie A. Harmon
Marriage: 30 October 1909
Morton Conrad Welch
Lena May Welch
Alice Jennette Welch
Iona B Welch
Rhoda A Welch
Flora Elizabeth Welch
Hilbert Francis Welch

Spouse and Children

30 October 1909
Standish, Cumberland, Maine, United States



    Lena May Welch


    Alice Jennette Welch


    Iona B Welch


    Rhoda A Welch


+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings




    Carroll Clair Harmon


    Anson Decker Harmon



    Jesse J. Harmon


+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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