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Louis Comfort Tiffany

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Louis Comfort Tiffany

American Stained Glass Artist


    Harriet Olivia Avery Young

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    • Mother of Louis Comfort Tiffany — 2nd Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • Birth Date:
    • 22 Jan 1817 
    • Birth Location:
    • Killingly, Windham, Connecticut 
    • Christening Date:
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    • Death Date:
    • 16 Nov 1897 
    • Death Location:
    • Manhattan, New York, New York 
    • Burial Date:
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    • Burial Location:
    • Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings, New York 
    • Marriage Date:
    • 30 Nov 1841 
    • Marriage Location:
    • New York, New York 

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  • Sources for Harriet Olivia Avery Young

    • 1 Commemorative Biographical Record of Tolland and Windham Counties, Connecticut: Containing Biographical Sketches . . ., Chicagl: J. H. Beers and Co. (1903), 280.
    • 2 Federal Census, NY, New York County, 1880, New York City, E.D. 298, p. 21, Image 21 of 44.
    • 3 Federal Census, NY, New York County, 1870, New York Ward 21, Dist. 18, p. 46, Image 46 of 49.
    • 4 Federal Census, NY, Westchester County, 1870, Greenburgh, p. 113, Image 113 of 272.
    • 6 New York Tribune (New York, New York), 17 NOV 1897, p. 7, Obituary for Harriet Olivia Avery Young Tiffany.
    • 7 New York Tribune (New York, New York), 01 DEC 1841, p. 3, Wedding notice for Charles L. Tiffany and Harriet Olivia Young.
    • 8 New York, New York City Marriage Records, 1829-1940, Marriage record for son Louis Tiffany and Louise Wakeman Knox.
    • 10 New York, Wills and Probate Records, 1659-1999, Probate record for Harriet O. A. Tiffany.
    • 11 The Standard Union (Brooklyn, New York), 30 NOV 1891, p. 1, "The Famous Jeweler Celebrates His Golden Wedding".
    • 12 Johnson, Rossiter and John Howard Brown, editors, The Twentieth Century Biographical Dictionary of Notable Americans, Vol. 10, Steb-Zueb, Boston: The Biographical Society (1904), Sketch about spouse Charles Lewis Tiffany and son Louis Comfort Tiffany.
    • 14 Tiffany, Nelson Otis, The Tiffanys of America: History and Genealogy, Buffalo, New York: The Matthews-Northrup Co. (1901), 38-39.