Lydall Parke Saxon

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Personal and Family Information

Lydall was born on 15 APR 1803 in Laurens District, South Carolina, the son of Lewis Washington Saxon and Sarah Allen.

He died on 19 AUG 1868 in Wetumpka, Alabama.

His wife was Mary Eliza Crenshaw, who he married on 27 DEC 1831 in Laurens District, South Carolina. Their four known children were Laura Charlotte (1832-<1920), Sarah Maria (1836-1906), Martha Caroline (c1835-?) and Mary H (c1840-1840).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


 

Lydall Parke Saxon
(1803-1868)

 

Lewis Washington Saxon
(1761-1813)

 

Charles Saxon
(1740-1816)

 

Samuel Saxon
(c1699-1766)

 
     
 
 
   

Mary Washingon Lewis
(c1740-?)

   
 
 
     
 
 
   

Sarah Allen
(1764-1854)

   
 
   
 
 
     
 
 
     
 
   
 
 
     
 
 

Events

EventDateDetailsSourceMultimediaNotes
Birth15 APR 1803
Place: Laurens District, South Carolina
Death19 AUG 1868
Place: Wetumpka, Alabama
Census13 SEP 1850
Place: Autauga County, Wetumpka City
Age: 47 born SC
Address: dwelling 491 family 506 with three daughters and A Crenshaw
Census 1850 Alabama
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Census1860
Place: Wetumpka, Autauga, Alabama
Age: 52
Address: with 2 daughter, son in law and Abner Crenshaw
Other Event28 JAN 1830
Place: Autauga Cty, Alabama
Type: Event
Address: Orphans Cour minutes 4, page 242
Cause: appointed commissioner
Doc-Orphans Court, Autauga County
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Attributes

AttributeDateDescriptionDetailsSourceMultimediaNotes
Education24 JUN 1819West Point Military Academy
Place: West Point
Age: 16
Cause: did not graduate
Occupation1850Lawyer
Agency: 1850 census Ala

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Notes

Note 1

After Mary Eliza died, Lydall Saxon continued the family's companionship and support of the aging Dr Abner Crenshaw

In late May 1833, the Crenshaws and Saxons arrived at General Elmore's home near Coosada in Autauga County with a large wagon-train of belongings...

Sources

  1. The Heritage of Elmore County,Alabama
    Source: The Heritage of Elmore County,Alabama
    Authors: researched and copied by Sue Brasel Nov 2008
    Publisher: Prattsville Public Library Prattsville, Al