When Lydia Hinkle was born on March 21, 1816, in Madison, Ohio, her father, Joseph, was 28, and her mother, Elizabeth, was 24. She married Samuel M Vannatta on September 11, 1836. They had five children in 10 years. She died on August 23, 1906, in Bloomington, Illinois, at the impressive age of 90, and was buried there.
1850 United States Federal Census
1860 United States Federal Census
1900 United States Federal Census
Ancestry Family Trees
Ohio, County Marriages, 1774-1993
U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989
U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Lydia by comparing test results with other carriers of her ancestors' mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known mtDNA test-takers in her direct maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Lydia: