Elizabeth Pearson

1769–1845 (Age 76)
South Carolina, United States

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Pearson was born in 1769, in South Carolina, United States, her father, Henry Harry Pearson, was 40 and her mother, Mary Frances Golden, was 22. She married Joel Chivers on 5 November 1797, in United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 28 June 1845, in West Point, Troup, Georgia, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Troup, Georgia, United States.

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Joel Chivers
Elizabeth Pearson
Marriage: 5 November 1797
Nancy L. Chivers
Frances Emily Chivers
Henry Thomas Chivers
Joel M Chivers

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5 November 1797
United States


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World Events (8)


Age 7

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

Age 7

On June 28, 1776, the Battle of Sullivan's Island takes place on Sullivan's Island, South Carolina. Since it is so close to Charelston, the battle is sometimes referred to as the First Siege of Charleston. This is the first time that the Americans had a victory against a land and sea attack by the British.

Age 20

George Washington elected first president of United States.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Piers ( see Pierce ). The surname is also quite common in Ireland, where it has been established for many centuries.2 Americanized form of one or more like-sounding Ashkenazic Jewish surnames.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Elizabeth Pearson Chivers, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Elizabeth Pearson -

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