Elizabeth Chivers

Brief Life History of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Chivers was born on 12 January 1874, in Malad, Oneida, Idaho, United States, her father, William Henry Chivers, was 25 and her mother, Elizabeth Elvira Edwards, was 24. She married Alfred W Brown about 1890, in Malad, Oneida, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. She died on 1 November 1898, at the age of 24, and was buried in Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States.

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Alfred W Brown
Elizabeth Chivers
Marriage: about 1890
Lynn Brown
Ray Chivers Brown
Don Brown

Sources (7)

  • Elizabeth Chivers in household of William Chivers, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Elizabeth Chivers Brown, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Lizzie Chivers in entry for Roy Chivers Brown and Daisy Dean Wood, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"

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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.


1880 United States Federal Population Census; population 1,899

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): variant of Cheever .

History: This Norman name has been in southeast Leinster, Ireland, since the 12th century. Thomas Chivers (c. 1627–64) bought land in Surry County, VA, in 1659.

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

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