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Name Butler, Lydia (Story)
Othernames Lydia Story
Mrs. David Butler
Born 23 Nov 1837
Birthplace Jefferson, Ohio
Father Harrison Story
Mother Elizabeth McClay McClave
Spouse Butler, David Christy (1829-1891)
Children Butler, Violet Nancy (1861-1864)
Butler, Violet Eliza (1864-)
Butler, Ozias (1867-1883)
Butler, Olive (1867-1868)
Butler, David Seth (1869-1937)
Butler, Darius Dee (1873-1935)
Butler, Paul (1878-1963)
Deceased Aug 1918
Deceased where Pawnee City, Pawnee, Nebraska

Associated Records

RG3271.PH - Collection, Photograph

David Butler was the first governor of the state of Nebraska. This collection is comprised of portraits of Butler and his family, as well as various Butler family. This collection consists of twenty-nine photographic prints. Many of the photographs are portraits of David Butler, ca.1860s; Butler's wife, Lydia; and Butler's daughter, Violet. Also included is a photo of the Governor Butler's part-time residence at Pawnee City, Nebraska, 1866-1870, when he was not staying in Lincoln.

Image of RG3271.PH0-000009 - Print, Photographic

RG3271.PH0-000009 - Print, Photographic

A studio portrait of Lydia Story Butler, wife of Nebraska Governor David C. Butler.