Lena Ten Eyck Lansing
Helena Ten Eyck Lansing was born in June 1787. Called "Lena," she was the third daughter of Abraham and Anna Lansing Ten Eyck. Lena grew up near the Albany waterfront in the large family of a mainline businessman and entrepreneur.
Married to an attorney and officeholder, Lena raised her family in prominent locations in the heart of the burgeoning State capitol.
Sources: The life of Lena Ten Eyck Lansing is CAP biography number 4817. This sketch is derived chiefly from family and community-based resources.
first posted: 11/10/12