Lucy Minerva Dayton

1857–16 June 1921 (Age 64)
Ohio, United States

The Life of Lucy Minerva

When Lucy Minerva Dayton was born in 1857, in Ohio, United States, her father, George Wellington Dayton, was 32 and her mother, Nancy Cordelia Keyes, was 29. She married Moses S. Leach on 25 February 1880, in Clio, Genesee, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Arbela Township, Tuscola, Michigan, United States in 1880 and Chagrin Falls, Chagrin Falls Township, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States in 1900. She died on 16 June 1921, in Akron, Summit, Ohio, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Chagrin Falls, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States.

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Moses S. Leach
Lucy Minerva Dayton
Marriage: 25 February 1880
Harry Gifford Leach
Abbie D. Leach
Roy Dayton Leach

Spouse and Children

25 February 1880
Clio, Genesee, Michigan, United States


    Harry Gifford Leach


    Abbie D. Leach


    Roy Dayton Leach


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World Events (8)

1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 3

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

Age 6

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 18

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English: probably a variant spelling of Deighton .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lucy Dayton in household of George Dayton, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Lucy Dayton in household of George Dayton, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Lucy M Dayton in household of Geo W Dayton, "United States Census, 1860"

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