Elizabeth Bolton

1792–23 August 1870 (Age 78)
Virginia, United States

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Bolton was born in 1792, in Virginia, United States, her father, Thomas Chapman Bolton, was 51 and her mother, Jemima Hammack, was 36. She married Thomas Waggoner Sr. on 16 February 1813, in Grainger, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 10 daughters. She lived in Laurel, Kentucky, United States for about 20 years. She died on 23 August 1870, at the age of 78.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Waggoner Sr.
1788–1885
Elizabeth Bolton
1792–1870
Marriage: 16 February 1813
Martha A "Patsy" Waggoner
1814–1880
Elizabeth Clementine Waggoner
1816–1868
Sarah Wagoner
1833–
Malinda Wagoner
1836–
Frances Ann Waggoner
1815–1908
Eliza Louisa Waggoner
1816–1870
Sarah Waggoner
1817–1870
Rebecca Waggoner
1823–1883
Thomas Waggoner
1823–
Mahala Waggoner
1824–
Tabitha Waggoner
1824–
Eli W Waggoner
1825–1900
Eli Waggoner
1825–1901
Levi Waggoner
1825–1900
Andrew Jackson Waggoner
1826–1903
James A. Waggoner
1829–
William Waggoner
1830–1861
John Waggoner
1831–1901
Joseph Eli Waggoner
1834–1901

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
16 February 1813
Grainger, Tennessee, United States
children

(19)

    Martha A "Patsy" Waggoner

    Female1814–1880Female

    Female1815–1908Female

    Elizabeth Clementine Waggoner

    Female1816–1868Female

    Female1816–1870Female

    Sarah Waggoner

    Female1817–1870Female

+14 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(15)

    Mary Ann Bolton

    Female1769–1805Female

    Female1770–1860Female

    Female1777–1862Female

    Susannah Bolton

    Female1779–1860Female

    Male1781–1855Male

+10 More Children

World Events (8)

1792 · Becomes the 15th State

Age 0

On June 1, 1792, Kentucky became the 15th state. It was the first state west of the Appalachian Mountains
1812 · Monumental Church Built

Age 20

The Monumental Church was built between 1812-1814 on the sight where the Richmond Theatre fire had taken place. It is a monument to those that died in the fire.
1818 · Jackson Purchase

Age 26

The western part of Kentucky purchased by Andrew Jackson from the Chickasaw Indians in 1818. It became known as the Jackson Purchase. This included land that wasn't originally part of Kentucky when it became a state.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the numerous places in northern England named Bolton, especially the one in Lancashire, from Old English boðl ‘dwelling’, ‘house’ ( see Bold 2) + tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Wagoner in household of Joseph Wagoner, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Elizabeth Waggoner in household of Thomas Waggoner, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Elizabeth Wagner in household of Thomas Wagner, "United States Census, 1860"

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