Mary Usher Lansing
This Lansing family made its home on South Market Street where Myndert earned a living as a coppersmith.
However, Myndert Lansing died in 1814 at the age of forty-six. Beginning in that year, the widow's home at 216 and then 617 South Market Street was listed in the annual city directory.
Mary Usher Lansing survived until March 7, 1845 when the "widow of Myndert Lansing" was buried at age seventy-eight.
Sources: The life of Mary Usher Lansing is CAP biography number 6073. This sketch is derived chiefly from family and community-based resources.
first posted: 6/20/08