Elizabeth Frances Duckett

October 1853–
Georgia, United States

The Life Summary of Elizabeth Frances

When Elizabeth Frances Duckett was born in October 1853, in Georgia, United States, her father, Elijah Duckett, was 24 and her mother, Sarah Ann Rochester, was 25. She married Moses McWhorter on 27 November 1873, in Dunklin, Missouri, United States. She lived in Calhoun, Alabama, United States in 1860 and Mississippi, United States in 1870.

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Moses McWhorter
1841–1874
Elizabeth Frances Duckett
1853–
Marriage: 27 November 1873

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World Events (8)

1861
Age 8
Civil War History - Some 11,000 Georgians gave their lives in defense of their state a state that suffered immense destruction. But wars end brought about an even more dramatic figure to tell: 460,000 African-Americans were set free from the shackles of slavery to begin new lives as free people.
1861 · Alabama Secedes From Union
Age 8
Alabama became the fourth state to secede from the Union during the Civil War on January 11, 1861. Several days later, they joined the Confederate States of America. Montgomery, Alabama, became the capital for the Confederate States of America.
1886
Age 33
Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

(1997: 2436;2007: 5497; 2010: 7375)English (Lancashire and Yorkshire): from the Middle English personal name Duket. This may sometimes have been an early Middle English pet form of an Old English Ducc(a), but was more often a pet form of Marmaduke, especially in Yorkshire (see Duke ). Marmaduke itself is from Irish Maol Maedóc ‘servant of Maedóc’, Maedóc being the name of prominent Irish saints of the 6th and 7th centuries.

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

Possible Related Names

Dockett
Doggett
Duke

Sources (4)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Frances Duckett - Published information: birth-name: Frances Duckett
  • Elisabeth Ducket in household of Elijah Ducket, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Elizabeth F. Duckett, "Missouri Marriages, 1750-1920" 27 Nov 1873

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