Lavina Hector

Female 1851 - 1947  (~ 96 years)


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  • Name Lavina Hector  [1, 2, 3
    Born May 1851  Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Occupation Farmer (1910)  [3
    Died 21-22 Jun 1947  Porterville, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Buried 26 Jun 1947  Exeter Cemetery, Exeter, Tulare Co., CA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I7270  Bishir Family
    Last Modified 3 Oct 2010 

    Father John Hector,   b. Abt 1805, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Lavina Hammond,   b. Aug 1811, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F5180  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family William Harley Lee,   b. Oct 1849, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jul 1907, Visalia, Tulare Co., California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 57 years) 
    Married Abt 1875  [2
    Children 
    +1. Nettie E. Lee,   b. 9 Nov 1875, California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 1963, Los Angeles Co., California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
    +2. Emma L Lee,   b. Feb 1878, California Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Laura Belle Lee,   b. Dec 1883, California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1958  (Age ~ 74 years)
    +4. William Edmond Lee,   b. 20 Jul 1886, Yokohl Valley, Tulare Co., California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Dec 1953, Yokuhl Valley, Tulare Co., California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     5. Laurena Lee,   b. Apr 1895, California Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 22 Jul 2009 
    Family ID F5161  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Lavina lists 6 children, 6 living in 1900. She is widowed and living with her remaining children in Springville Twp., Tulare Co., California in 1910.

      According to her obituary, she crossed the plains to California with her parents in 1854, arriving near Sacramento. The family remained there only a short time before moving to Tulare county. Survivors were four daughters: Mrs. Nettie Combs, Mrs. Emma Cole, Mrs. Loreina McKierman, and Miss Laura Lee, a son, W. E. Lee, all of Porterville; six grandchildren and five great grandchildren. [2, 3, 5]

  • Sources 
    1. [S535] 1880 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005).

    2. [S576] 1900 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004).

    3. [S589] 1910 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006).

    4. [S1277] Headstone for Lavina and Harley Lee.

    5. [S1259] Tulare Co. Obituaries Index.