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Lydia Belding (Standish)

Also Known As: "Riley"
Birthdate: (42)
Birthplace: Wethersfield, Connecticut Colony
Death: 1679 (41)
Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Thomas Standish, of Wethersfield and Unknown 1st Wife Standish
Wife of John Belden
Mother of Lieutenant John Belden; Dea. Jonathan Belding; Joseph Belden; Samuel Belden; Sarah Belden and 4 others
Half sister of Thomas Standish, Jr.; Sarah Standish and Eunice Stoddard

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About Lydia Belding

John and Lydia married August 24, 1657 in Wethersfield, Conn. They had nine children.

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"Thomas STANDISH - b. about 1612, England; d. Dec. 5, 1692, Wethersfield, Hartford Co., CT. Thomas married second about 1660, probably at Wethersfield, CT, Susannah SMITH (b. about 1624, England; d. Nov. 30, 1692, Wethersfield, Hartford Co., CT), the daughter of Richard SMITH. Gov. Dr. John Winthrop, Jr. records "Patient, Thomas Standish his wife, Sussane Smith, daughter of old Richard Smith." The name of Thomas' first wife, believed to be the mother of Lydia, is not known."

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Lydia Belding's Timeline

August 24, 1637
Wethersfield, Connecticut Colony
June 12, 1658
Age 20
Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut, Colonial America
January 21, 1660
Age 22
Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut
April 23, 1663
Age 25
Wethersfield, Connecticut Colony
January 3, 1665
Age 27
Wethersfield, Connecticut Colony
March 31, 1668
Age 30
Wethersfield, CT, USA
October 12, 1670
Age 33
Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
June 8, 1672
Age 34
Wethersfield, Connecticut
March 5, 1675
Age 37
Westfield, Hampshire County, Massachusetts Bay Colony