Elizabeth Gilmore

1758–28 November 1842 (Age 84)
Guilford, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Elizabeth

Elizabeth Gilmore was born in 1758, in Guilford, North Carolina, United States. She married Samuel Vance on 22 February 1787, in Guilford, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. She died on 28 November 1842, at the age of 84.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Vance
1766–1846
Elizabeth Gilmore
1758–1842
Marriage: 22 February 1787
Susannah 'Susan' Vance
1785–1870
Joseph Vance
Ealy Vance
1790–
Sarah Vance
1792–1844
William Gilmore Vance
1794–1869
Mary or Polly Vance
1797–
Robert Shaw Vance
1799–1880
Joseph Vance
1802–
Samuel Vance
1804–
Elizabeth Gilmore Vance
1806–1880

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
22 February 1787
Guilford, North Carolina, United States
children

(10)

    Female1785–1870Female

    Ealy Vance

    Female1790–Female

    Sarah Vance

    Female1792–1844Female

    William Gilmore Vance

    Male1794–1869Male

    Mary or Polly Vance

    Female1797–Female

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1776

Age 18

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 18

North Carolina is the 12th state.
1781 · The First Constitution

Age 23

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and Irish (Ulster): reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Gille Mhoire (Scots), Mac Giolla Mhuire (Irish), patronymics from personal names meaning ‘servant of (the Virgin) Mary’.2 Irish: in Armagh, reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Giolla Mhura ‘servant of St. Mura (of Fahan, Donegal)’ or, in Sligo, of Mac Giolla Mhir ‘son of the spirited lad’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Elzabeth Gillmore, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
  • Elizabeth Gillmore, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
  • Elizabeth Gillmore, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "

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