Lydia Orcelia WILLIAMS

Lydia Orcelia WILLIAMS

Female 1834 - 1915  (80 years)

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  • Name Lydia Orcelia WILLIAMS 
    Born 14 Jun 1834  Harrisburg, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    • Sarah Sylvester stated that Lydia was born in "Mass" on her brother George's death cert. Fred also gives her birthplace as Massachusetts on Lydia's death cert., but Lydia Mallett, William Henry's wife, gives her birthplace as New York on William Henry's death cert.
    Gender Female 
    Alternate Name Mallett 
    Reference 451 
    Died 26 Apr 1915  1275 Burrage Street, Portland, Oregon, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Cause of death: Cerebral hemorage appoplexy.
    Buried 27 Apr 1915  Columbian Cemetery, Portland, Oregon, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • The undertaker was E Holman Und Co., 220 - 3rd St.
    Notes 
    • Birthplace listed as USA in census.
    Person ID I451  Southwest
    Last Modified 3 Mar 2017 

    Father Isham WILLIAMS,   b. Est 1804 
    Family ID F131  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family James Frederick MALLETT,   b. 29 Mar 1828, Swansea, Glamorgan, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Dec 1909, 879 Syracuse Street, Portland, Oregon, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 06 Jul 1853  Eagle Harbour, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Caroline Antonetta MALLETT,   b. 29 Sep 1854, West Williams Township, Middlesex County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 May 1875, Orient, Adair County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 20 years)
    +2. Sarah MALLETT,   b. 24 Mar 1856, West Williams Township, Middlesex County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jan 1945, Portland, Oregon, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     3. Franklin MALLETT,   b. 30 Apr 1857, West Williams Township, Middlesex County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Aug 1858, West Williams Township, Middlesex County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
    +4. Martha Helen MALLETT,   b. 26 Aug 1858, West Williams Township, Middlesex County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Portland, Oregon, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +5. John Wesley MALLETT,   b. 22 Mar 1860, West Williams Township, Middlesex County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Oct 1934, Omaha, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     6. Eliza MALLETT,   b. 18 Aug 1861, West Williams Township, Middlesex County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 03 Feb 1878, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 16 years)
     7. Myrtilla MALLETT,   b. 07 Jan 1863, West Williams Township, Middlesex County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 Jun 1879, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 16 years)
    +8. Orcelia MALLETT,   b. 25 Jun 1864, Eagle Harbour, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    +9. George W MALLETT,   b. 18 Apr 1867, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1926, Multnomah Hospital, Portland, Oregon, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
    +10. Elizabeth Henrietta MALLETT,   b. 08 Jul 1868, Juneau, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1913  (Age 44 years)
    +11. William Henry MALLETT,   b. 24 Aug 1871, Sauk County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Apr 1934, 1735 North Emerson Street, Portland, Oregon, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
    +12. Frederick James MALLETT,   b. 13 Jul 1873, Sauk County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Dec 1937, Oregon State Hospital, Salem, Oregon, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     13. Gaylord Benjamin MALLETT,   b. 21 Oct 1875, Manstin, Juneau County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jan 1949, Portland Sanitarium, Portland, Oregon, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    Last Modified 1 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F22  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 14 Jun 1834 - Harrisburg, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 06 Jul 1853 - Eagle Harbour, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 Apr 1915 - 1275 Burrage Street, Portland, Oregon, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 27 Apr 1915 - Columbian Cemetery, Portland, Oregon, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    James Mallett Family c 1900
    James Mallett Family c 1900
    This photo may have been taken c. 1900, shortly after the family arrived in Portland.

    Back row, left to right:

    Frederick James Mallett, Martha Helen (Mallett) Cohoon, Orcelia (Mallett) Rinker, & William Henry Mallett.

    Front Row, left to right:

    Elizabeth Henrietta (Mallett) Brice, Lydia Orcelia (Williams) Mallett, Gaylord Benjamin Mallett, James Frederick Mallett, and Sarah (Mallett) Sylvester.

    Courtesy Bud Irwin.
    James Mallett Family c 1897
    M01C01P05 James Mallett Family
    Photo taken about 1897 in Bushnell, Missouri. They look like they just came in from a trail drive!

    James and Lydia are seated in front, their son Will is standing second from left, while daughter Sarah and her husband George Sylvester are standing immediately behind them. George and Sarah's children are scattered about: George, Martha, James, Simeon (Frank), Chester, Caroline, and Wesley Ray.

    A best guess as to who's who, from the left:
    Chester Sylvester, William Mallett, Simeon Sylvester, James Mallett, Sarah (Mallett) Sylvester, Martha Sylvester, Wesley Sylvester (the little guy in front) James Sylvester, George Sylvester Sr., Lydia (Williams) Mallett, Caroline Sylvester, and George Sylvester Jr.

    Courtesy Bud Irwin.

  • Sources 
    1. [S122] Mallett, George, Death Certificate, (May 21 1926).

    2. [S127] Mallett, Lydia O, Death Certificate, (Apr 27 1915).

    3. [S129] Mallett, WH, Death Certificate, (Apr 23 1934).

    4. [S126] Mallett, James, Death Certificate, (Dec 27 1909).