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Lydia Huntley Sigourney
Birth: Sep. 1, 1791
Norwich
New London County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Jun. 10, 1865
Hartford
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA

Known as "the Sweet Singer of Hartford," she was a prolific writer who published over fifty books before her death.  (bio by: Laurie) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Ezekiel Huntley (1752 - 1839)
  Sophia Wentworth Huntley (1766 - 1833)
 
 Spouse:
  Charles Sigourney (1778 - 1854)*
 
 Children:
  May Sigourney (1820 - 1820)*
  Son Sigourney (1821 - 1821)*
  Son Sigourney (1823 - 1823)*
  Andrew Maximilian Bethune Sigourney (1830 - 1850)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
"She sang alone, ere womanhood had known
The gift of song which fills the air today:
Tender and sweet, a music all her own
may fitly linger where she knelt to pray."
 
Burial:
Spring Grove Cemetery
Hartford
Hartford County
Connecticut, USA
Plot: Section H
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Laurie
Record added: May 09, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7426399
Lydia <i>Huntley</i> Sigourney
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Lydia <i>Huntley</i> Sigourney
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Lydia <i>Huntley</i> Sigourney
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- OurFamilyTies
 Added: Jul. 6, 2015

- mj
 Added: Jun. 10, 2015
Poet- Read complete biography in "American Authors 1600-1900" by Kunitz and Haycraft;publisher is The H.W.Wilson Company, New York
- Richard Blunk
 Added: Feb. 4, 2015
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