Lydia Huntington wo William Groat

Started by Rosanne Groat Shalf on Thursday, August 11, 2011


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8/11/2011 at 1:39 PM

I am trying to find the parents of Lydia Huntington. We have her as daughter of Simon and Amy Standish Huntington, but have never found a firm birth record, marriage record, or death record. Can you help?

We do have all of Lydia and William's children, one of which was Standish. Here is Standish's obit: Christian messenger, Feb.1873-Dec. 1873, Vol.9. Obituary from mrperison from ancestry. May 2010
Groat , Standish - Died in Dorchester, 19 March last, in 67th year of his age. Born 4 May
1805, Twp of Sutton, Missisquoi, Quebec. Son of Wm and Lydia Groat. At age of 5 moved to
Whitby Ont.. 1813 his father died, left mother with 5 children. Widow for several years, then
married Samuel Munger, died with in a few years. At age 21 married Lydia , daughter of
Randell and Keziah Marsh. In 1831 moved to rear of Township. In 1844 moved to Dorchster,
wife died, remarried - Catherine York, daughter of Wm and Elizabeth York. Standish had 12
children , 10 by his first wife , 2 by second. Most of them reached maturity

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