Elizabeth Chivers

12 January 1874–1 November 1898 (Age 24)
Malad, Oneida, Idaho, United States

The Life 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. 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

Spouse and Children

about 1890
Malad, Idaho


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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 1

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.
1875 · A New Civil Rights Act

Age 1

During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 7

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

Irish and English (of Norman origin): derivative of Anglo-Norman French chivere, chevre ‘goat’ ( see Cheever ).

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

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Sources (3)

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

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