ancestry.com Samuel Chambers Espey Born to John Espy and Ann Scott. I can't find any mention of a dau. with Lydia Ann Thompson? 1870 District of Columbia census Household Gender Age Birthplace Eveline Reed F 26y MARYLAND Lydia Espey F 39y DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA Maria Espey F 12y DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA Maria Thompson F 36y DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA 1880 Washington, Washington, District of Columbia census Household Gender Age Birthplace Self Derbing Thompson M 50 District of Columbia Niece Maria V. Espey F 21 District of Columbia District of Columbia Marriages John T Ryon Event Type: Marriage Event Date: 24 Oct 1882 Event Place: District of Columbia Spouse's Name: Maria V Espey District of Columbia Deaths John T. Ryan Burial Date: 13 May 1922 Death Date: 11 May 1922 Death Place: District Of Columbia Age: 22 Birth Date: 05 Jan 1900 Occupation: Bureau Of Engraving & Pri Father's Name: John T. Ryan Father's Birthplace: Washington D.C. Mother's Name: M.V. Espey Mother's Birthplace: Washington D.C.