Elizabeth Fitzhugh

1845–
Piddington, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Fitzhugh was born in 1845, in Piddington, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Fitzhugh, was 35 and her mother, Lucy Bull, was 32.

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Family Time Line

William Fitzhugh
1810–1887
Lucy Bull
1813–1884
Ann Fitzhugh
1835–
Henry Fitzhugh
1837–
George William Fitzhugh
1838–1839
Thomas Fitzhugh
1839–
Lucena Fitzhugh
1841–
Jane Fitzhugh
1843–
Elizabeth Fitzhugh
1845–
Charles Fitzhugh
1848–1926
John Fitzhugh
1849–
Alice Fitzhugh
1853–
George William Fitzhugh
1860–1934

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World Events (7)

1854 · The Crimean War
Age 9
The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children
Age 35
School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
1884
Age 39
Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

English (Northamptonshire): from Anglo-Norman French fi(t)z ‘son’ (see Fitz ) + the personal name Hugh (see Hugh ), ‘son of Hugh’.History: William Fitzhugh (1651–1701), from Bedford, England, emigrated to VA c. 1670 and established himself on the Potomac River in what was then Stafford County, VA, as a planter and exporter. He also practiced law, was a member of the Virginia House of Burgesses, and served in 1687 as lieutenant colonel of the county militia.

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

Possible Related Names

Fitz

Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Fitzhugh in household of William Fitzhugh, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Elizabeth Fitzhugh, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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