Lydia (Williams) Lyman (1763-1826)

Mrs Lydia Pickering (Williams) Lyman

Associated Houses

Lyman House

Kennebunk

Lyman Estate

Waltham

She came from a wealthy family in Salem, Massachusetts. She was a niece of Timothy Pickering, U.S. Secretary of State under both Washington and Adams. In 1824 her mother's portrait was painted by the celebrated portraitist, Gilbert Stuart. In 1788, she married Theodore Lyman and they were the parents of four children. 
Contributed by Mark Meredith on 17/11/2020 and last updated on 12/10/2021.