Reverend Elisha Loomis

Male11 December 1799–27 August 1836

Brief Life History of Elisha

When Reverend Elisha Loomis was born on 11 December 1799, in Middlesex, Middlesex, Yates, New York, United States, his father, Nathan Loomis, was 37 and his mother, Dorcas Pratt, was 31. He married Maria Theresa Sartwell in 1819, in Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 27 August 1836, in Rushville, Potter, Yates, New York, United States, at the age of 36, and was buried in French Cemetery, Rushville, Potter, Yates, New York, United States.

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Reverend Elisha Loomis
Maria Theresa Sartwell
Marriage: 1819
Levi Sartwell Loomis
Amanda Loomis
Albert Seward Loomis
Jeremiah Evarts Loomis
John Howard Loomis

Sources (12)

  • Elisha F Loomis, "Connecticut Marriages, 1630-1997"
  • Elisha Loomis, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Elisha Loomis, "Connecticut Marriages, 1630-1997"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1819Connecticut, United States
  • Children (5)

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    Siblings (13)

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    World Events (8)

    1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

    Age 1

    While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.


    Age 4

    France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.


    Age 13

    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from a lost place near Bury inLancashire, recorded in the Middle Ages as Lumhalghs, andapparently named with the Old English elements lumm ‘pool’ +halh ‘nook, recess’.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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