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Lovinia Porter Hiester
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Birth: Oct. 11, 1817
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Mar. 22, 1881
Stark County
Ohio, USA

Lovinia Porter was the daughter of Unknown Porter and Unknown Byal.

She was born on October 11, 1817 in Pennslyvania.

Marriage Record revealed William Hiester and Lavinia Porter married on Feb 22, 1835, in Stark County, Ohio.

He was thirty-five and she was seventeen when they married.

They raised their six children on a farm near Stanwood in Stark County, Ohio.

William was the pastor of the Reformed Church of Stanwood.

The 1840 census revealed he was a farmer and they were living in Tuscarawas, Stark, Ohio.

The 1850 census revealed they had six children.

They had two sons and four daughters:

Lydia C. Hiester (Oberlin)(b.1836 d.1890)
Catherine Hiester (b.1840)
John Hiester (b.1842 d.1874)
Cyrus Hiester (b.1846 d.1922)
Sarah Hiester (Locke) (b.1850)
Dorothea Rebecca Hiester(Culler)(b.1850)

They had been married eighteen years when William died on April 10, 1853 in Stark County, Ohio. Their twins were only three years old.

The 1860 census revealed that her aunt, Catherine Byal was living with her she had two sons and three daughters still at home.

The 1870 census revealed she had her three youngest children and a farm hand living with her.

The 1880 census revealed she was living with her daughter, Lydia Oberlin and family.

Death record revealed she died on March 22, 1881 in Stark County, Ohio. It lists father's name as Porter and mother's name as Byal.

Lovinia lived to age 63.
Family links: 
  William Hiester (1800 - 1853)*
  Lydia Ann Hiester Oberlin (1836 - 1890)*
  John Hiester (1842 - 1874)*
  Cyrus Willard Hiester (1846 - 1922)*
  Sarah M Hiester Locke (1850 - 1928)*
  Dorothea Rebecca Hiester Culler (1850 - 1924)*
*Calculated relationship
Wife of W. Hiester, 63y, 05m, 11d
Stanwood Cemetery
Stark County
Ohio, USA
Plot: Sec. B-old, Row 11, Grave n316
Maintained by: Janice Oberlin Smarr
Originally Created by: Emmett Shaffer
Record added: Oct 14, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9596127
Lovinia <i>Porter</i> Hiester
Added by: Margaret Gunn
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