Lydia K. Belcher was the daughter of Dr. Elisha Belcher of Round Hill, Greenwich, Connecticut. She married Dr. Darius Mead (1787-1864) in 1809. Her portrait was a gift to the Society from her granddaughter.
Gift of Mrs. Edwin A. Abbey
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
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