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Lydia Elizabeth Switzer[1]

Female 1791 - 1863


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  • Name  Lydia Elizabeth Switzer 
    Born  5 Jul 1791  Cambridge, Washington, NY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender  Female 
    Census  1851  Ernestown, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Religion  1851  [3
    Luthern 
    Census  1861  Ernestown, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Died  28 Feb 1863  Ernestown, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried  Switzerville United Church Cemetery, Switzerville, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 
    • Lydia came to Canada with her family in 1807 - from OBITUARIES FROM ONTARIO'S CHRISTIAN GUARDIAN 1861-1870 by Donald A McKenzie

      March 26 1812 John MACKIM to Lydia SWITZER both of Ernesttown. Wit: Eleanor & William MacKim, Peter Switzer.
    Person ID  I379  Switzer Family
    Last Modified  7 Aug 2011 

    Father  Christopher Switzer,   b. 22 Oct 1762, Ballingarrane, Limerick, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Mar 1828, Switzerville, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Orra Haughton,   b. Feb 1766, Washington County, NY, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jul 1841, Switzerville, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F52  Group Sheet

    Family/Spouse  John McKim,   b. 24 Feb 1784, Ernestown, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Apr 1862, Ernestown, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  26 Mar 1812  Ernestown, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. Peter Switzer McKim,   b. 5 Jun 1813, Ernestown, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Mar 1898, Kingston, Frontenac, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Hiram Horton McKim,   b. 30 Jul 1815, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1907, Sydenham, Frontenac, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Miles McKim,   b. 1817,   d. 14 Jan 1905, Kingston Twp., Frontenac, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Hannah McKim,   d. 12 Mar 1906
     5. Aurillia McKim,   b. 10 Nov 1820,   bur. Switzerville United Church Cemetery, Switzerville, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. John Nelson McKim,   b. 9 Nov 1822,   d. 1 Mar 1901, Napanee, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Christopher Switzer McKim,   b. 17 Sep 1827, Ernestown, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Feb 1911, Cleveland, Cuyahoga, OH, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Orra McKim,   b. 6 Aug 1827,   d. 17 Sep 1829
     9. Jane McKim,   b. 1828
    Family ID  F188  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 Jul 1791 - Cambridge, Washington, NY, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 26 Mar 1812 - Ernestown, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1851 - Ernestown, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1861 - Ernestown, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 28 Feb 1863 - Ernestown, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Switzerville United Church Cemetery, Switzerville, Lennox and Addington, ON, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    Lydia E. Switzer
    Lydia E. Switzer
    Wife of John McKim

    Census Images
    1861 census - McKim/Switzer/Shibley/Miller/Jackson
    1861 census - McKim/Switzer/Shibley/Miller/Jackson

  • Sources 
    1. [S69] Judy Hassall - e-mail.

    2. [S98] Donald A McKenzie, OBITUARIES FROM ONTARIO'S CHRISTIAN GUARDIAN.

    3. [S19] 1851 Canadian Census.

    4. [S101] 1861 Canadian Census.

    5. [S27] Tombstone Inscription.

    6. [S99] Rev. John Langhorn's Records.