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Lydia Alice Woodberry Grantham
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Birth: 1795
South Carolina, USA
Death: 1860
Choctaw County
Mississippi, USA

Lydia Alice Woodberry was born in South Carolina in 1795. Around 1812 she married Thomas Grantham (1790-1863) there and had several children before moving to Mississippi by 1819. There, they farmed and had other children. (They had a total of twelve children, ten of them males.)

By 1850, they had a farm in Carroll Co., Miss., with only one of their sons still living with them, along with Thomas's mother, Elizabeth. There, they had 20 improved acres and 60 unimproved. By 1860, in what was then part of Choctaw Co., "Liddia" and Thomas lived with no other family members. Lydia died that year, at age 65, and Thomas died there in 1863, at age 73. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Thomas A. Grantham (1790 - 1863)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Garrett (1819 - 1905)*
  Collin W. Grantham (1826 - 1893)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Old Plank Cemetery
Vaiden
Carroll County
Mississippi, USA
 
Created by: Leon Edmund Basile
Record added: Dec 06, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 23273277
Lydia Alice <i>Woodberry</i> Grantham
Added by: Leon Edmund Basile
 
Lydia Alice <i>Woodberry</i> Grantham
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By daughter of Clara Grantham, daughter of Rufus Amzi and Leni Grantham.
- Janie McNeer Palmertree
 Added: Aug. 12, 2012

- Beth Austin
 Added: Dec. 7, 2007
In memory of my great-great-great grsndmother.
- Leon Edmund Basile
 Added: Dec. 7, 2007
 
 
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