Elizabeth Clevenger

Brief Life History of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Clevenger was born in 1819, in Ray, Missouri, United States, her father, Jesse E. Clevenger, was 44 and her mother, Jane Morrison, was 39. She married Richard B Quick on 7 March 1839, in Ray, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Fishing River Township, Clay, Missouri, United States for about 10 years and Grand River Township, DeKalb, Missouri, United States for about 10 years. She died in 1893, in Richmond, Ray, Missouri, United States, at the age of 74.

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Richard B Quick
Elizabeth Clevenger
Marriage: 7 March 1839
Jane Quick
Jesse Newton Quick
Mary Quick

Sources (15)

  • Elizabeth Free in household of Henry Free, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Elizabeth Quick, "Missouri Marriages, 1750-1920"
  • Elizabeth Quick in entry for Henry Free, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"

World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 


Historical Boundaries 1821: Ray created from Howard and Non-County Area 7


Historical Boundaries 1843: De Kalb created from Non-County Area 12

Name Meaning

English: variant of Clavinger, status name for the keeper of the keys in a great household, Latin clavigerus, from clavis ‘key’.

History: George Clevenger was born in Yonkers, NY, in 1654, the son of JohnClevenger (born 1633), who probably came from Devon, England.

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

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