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Lydia Myers Legg
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Birth: 1792
Maryland, USA
Death: 1875
Miami County
Ohio, USA

Lydia Myers, born 1792 was a native of Maryland to John & Margaret Myers. Lydia's father John Myers was a native of Germany, who having emigrated to America.

On January 1, 1818 Lydia Myers married William G. Legg in Montgomery County, Maryland.(1810-19 (Book Code E-RCH) William C. Legg-Lydia Meyers. (Hamilton County Genealogical Society Record Index)

In 1850 the family was living in Loramie, Shelby, Ohio. Wm G. Legg 62 years is a Farmer and wife Lidia[Myers]58 years is a house keeper and their son Walker is 18 years old, he is helping his father on the Farm.

Their home in 1860 was PO: Houston, Loramie Township, Shelby, Ohio. William Legg is 65 years and wife Lydia[Myers]68 years is keeping house. William and Lydia moved to Miami County, somewhere between 1860 and the time of William G. Legg death.
Death of Husband William G. Legg came on April 1, 1866, in Miami County and burial in Fletcher Cemetery.
Lydia [Myers] Legg is 79 years of age a Widow, in 1870 Piqua, Miami County, Ohio, Lydia is living with her daughter Mary 50 years and her husband James A. Castle 47 years.
Death of Lydia Myers Legg came in 1875 in Piqua, Miama County, burial was in Fletcher Cemetery with her husband.
Children of William and Lydia Legg:
1. Joseph Legg:



4th BORN: Dr. Charles Legg: 1825-1903
M:31 May 1846-Hannah Patterson:1824-1910
Bur: Sumner Cem- Lawrence Co.IL

Dau: Mary Ann Legg Castle: 18??-1897
M: James Castle: 1824-1892
Bur: Fletcher Cem- Miami Co.OH

Son: John Legg: 1830-1878
M:17 Oct 1856-Nancy Buress: 1838-1895
Bur: Chauncey Cem- Lawrence Co.IL

7th Son: Walter Legg: 1832-1904
M:9 Dec 1855-Rachel Ann Everly:1835-1900
Bur: Chauncey Cem- Lawrence Co.IL

Family links: 
  William G. Legg (1794 - 1866)
  Charles Legg (1825 - 1903)*
  John Legg (1830 - 1878)*
  Walter Legg (1832 - 1904)*
*Calculated relationship
Fletcher Cemetery
Miami County
Ohio, USA
Created by: Ann Harmon Govers
Record added: Aug 12, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 74809849
Lydia <i>Myers</i> Legg
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Never Be Forgotten Lydia!!
- Ann Harmon Govers
 Added: Aug. 12, 2011

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