Elizabeth M. Albertson

Femaleabout 1795–1 March 1853

Brief Life History of Elizabeth M.

When Elizabeth M. Albertson was born about 1795, in Warren Township, Somerset, New Jersey, United States, her father, Nicholas Albertson, was 32 and her mother, Jane Howell, was 28. She married Elisha Cooke on 16 September 1813, in Sussex, New Jersey, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She died on 1 March 1853, in Greenland, Hunterdon, New Jersey, British Colonial America, at the age of 59.

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Elisha Cooke
Elizabeth M. Albertson
Marriage: 16 September 1813
Anne Cooke
Elisha J. Cook
Rebeca M Cook
Sarah Josephine Cook

Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Albertson, "New Jersey, County Marriages, 1682-1956"
  • Elizabeth Albertson in entry for Rebecca M. Albertson, "Michigan Deaths and Burials, 1800-1995"
  • Elizabeth Albertson, "New Jersey, County Marriages, 1682-1956"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    16 September 1813Sussex, New Jersey, United States
  • Children (4)

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    Siblings (10)

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    World Events (8)

    1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

    Age 5

    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 11

    Warren was incorporated as a township by an act of the New Jersey Legislature on March 5, 1806 from portions of Bernards Township and Bridgewater Township. The south-eastern half of the original township, was separated off as North Plainfield Township (since renamed to Green Brook Township) on April 2, 1872 [25] Warren celebrated its 200th anniversary in 2006. On January 15 2021, Kings Food Market announced they would close their Warren location on Mountain Boulevard.[26] The store closed on January 23 2021. Geography


    Age 17

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

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form (and a rare Swedish variant) of Swedish Albertsson: patronymic from the personal name Albert .

    Americanized form of North German, Norwegian, and Danish Albertsen , a cognate of 1 above.

    English: patronymic, perhaps from the Middle English personal name Albert , but the distribution (Durham, London) suggests continental origin involving cognate elements (compare 1 above). Compare also Alberson .

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

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