Individual Details

Leydia Connable

(23 Apr 1795 - 23 Oct 1854)

Leydia was born April 23, 1795 in Berndardston. When she was 18 her father died, her brother Joseph became her guardian. Leydia married at age 20 Obed Gaines, the family moved a lot. Leydia was the mother of 8 children which included a set of triplets. When Leydia and Obed were moving to Iowa near her sons Obed and William N, in 1854 she died of Cholera and is buried in an old cemetery near Dunkerton, Iowa.

Events

Birth23 Apr 1795Bernardston, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States
Civil28 Sep 1813Father's will
Engagement10 Aug 1815Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States - Obed Gaines
Marriage23 Sep 1815Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States - Obed Gaines
Census1850Van Buren, La Grange, Indiana, United States
Death23 Oct 1854Dunkerton, Black Hawk, Iowa, United States
Cause of deathCholera
BurialOld Barclay Cemetery, Dunkerton, Black Hawk, Iowa, United States

Families

SpouseObed Gaines (1793 - 1877)
ChildMary Ann Gaines (1816 - 1900)
ChildMinerva Gaines (1818 - 1901)
ChildAbigail Gaines (1820 - 1895)
ChildLydia Gaines (1820 - 1884)
ChildObed Gaines (1820 - 1910)
ChildWilliam Newcomb Gaines (1825 - 1907)
ChildOrlando Gaines (1827 - 1828)
ChildCharlotte Gaines (1832 - 1838)
FatherJohn Connable (1749 - 1813)
MotherSarah Dewey (1770 - 1806)
SiblingElizabeth Connable (1790 - 1844)
SiblingLucy Connable (1799 - 1874)
SiblingSamuel Connable (1805 - 1890)

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