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Stephen & Carol Huber: 17th - 19th Century Needlework

Norwich CT sampler by Hannah Lord from Huber

Hannah Lord Sampler age 11
Needlework Sampler
Norwich CT dated 1764

Hannah Lord worked this overall stitched, black background, Norwich, CT sampler inscribed: Hannah Lord October 12, 1764.

Hannah was born 5 Oct, 1755 in Norwich, CT the oldest of four children born to Joseph Lord and Lucy Adgate. At age 18, in June of 1774, she married Isaac Abel and they had two children. At age 43, in Nov. of 1793 she married Wheeler Coit and they had two children. Hannah died at age 86 in 1841 in Griswold, CT.

Silk on linen; 9 ½ x 7 ¼ inches site, 12 ¼ x 10 inches framed.


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