Lydia (Sturtz) Knapp is reputed to have been born on Feb. 21, 1821 in Oldtown, Allegany County, MD, the daughter of Jacob and Susanna (Gaumer) Sturtz.
She was joined in holy matrimony with Jacob Knapp (1817- ? ).
They have yet to be found on the 1850 United States Census.
Lydia is believed to have died in about 1890, but this is not proven.
Nothing more is known.