Sheriff Lynde Lord, Jr.

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Lynde Lord, Jr.

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Litchfield, Litchfield County, Connecticut
Death: Died in Litchfield, Litchfield County, Connecticut, United States
Place of Burial: West Cemetery, Litchfield, Litchfield County, Connecticut, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Lynde Lord and Lois Lord
Husband of Mary "Polly" Lord and Maria Lord
Father of Mary Sheldon Pierpont; Joseph Lynde Lord; Joseph Lyman Lord and Erastus A Lord
Brother of Lynde Lord and Rufus Lord

Occupation: Lawyer, Under Sheriff
Managed by: Susan Irene Pritchard
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About Sheriff Lynde Lord, Jr.

Lynde Lord, Junior, the second and only surviving child of Lynde Lord, of Litchfield, Connecticut, and grandson of Richard and Elizabeth (Lynde) Lord, of Lyme, Connecticut, was born on October 21, 1761. His mother was Lois, daughter of the Hon. Elisha Sheldon (Yale 1730), of Litchfield. He was prepared for College by the Rev. Ammi R. Robbins, of Norfolk.

He settled as a lawyer in Litchfield, and served as Deputy Sheriff under his father, who was long the Sheriff of the County.

He died in Litchfield on February 12, 1813, in his 52d year. A miniature portrait is preserved in the family.

He married on January 30, 1786, Mary, elder sister of his classmate Lyman, and the child of his second cousin.

She died on May 13, 1843, in her 80th year.

Their children were two daughters and seven sons; the elder daughter married the Rev. John Pierpont (Yale 1804).

AUTHORITIES.

Dwight, Strong Family, ii, 1125. Payne, Litchfield and Morris Inscriptions, 31. Salisbury, Family Histories and Genealogies, i, 300-01.

Pres. Stiles, Literary Diary, ii, 539. Walworth, Hyde Genealogy, i, 159; ii, 741-43. Woodruff, Geneal. Register of Litchfield, 134.

Bibliographic information:

https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/2:1:94WP-ZBX

http://www.worldcat.org/identities/lccn-n2012026992/

http://www.litchfieldhistoricalsociety.org/ledger/students/5309

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Sheriff Lynde Lord, Jr.'s Timeline

1762
October 21, 1762
Litchfield, Litchfield County, Connecticut
1786
January 30, 1786
Age 23
Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States
1787
January 31, 1787
Age 24
Litchfield, Litchfield County, Connecticut, United States
1788
September 2, 1788
Age 25
Litchfield, Litchfield County, Connecticut, United States
1790
August 25, 1790
Age 27
1792
October 16, 1792
Age 29
1812
May 10, 1812
Age 49
1813
February 12, 1813
Age 50
Litchfield, Litchfield County, Connecticut, United States
1813
Age 50
Litchfield, Litchfield County, Connecticut, United States