Elizabeth E. Winkler

Female1819–27 July 1890

Brief Life History of Elizabeth E.

When Elizabeth E. Winkler was born in 1819, in North Carolina, United States, her father, John Winkler, was 33 and her mother, Mary Pennell, was 29. She married Thomas Pipes on 20 March 1858, in Caldwell, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Yadkin Valley Township, Caldwell, North Carolina, United States in 1880. She died on 27 July 1890, in Caldwell, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 71.

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Thomas Pipes
Elizabeth E. Winkler
Marriage: 20 March 1858
Mary Alice Pipes

Sources (6)

  • Elizabeth Pipes in household of Thomas Pipes, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Elizabeh E Winkler, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
  • Elizabeth Winkler in household of John Winkler, "United States Census, 1850"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    20 March 1858Caldwell, North Carolina, United States
  • Children (1)

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    Siblings (8)

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    World Events (8)

    1819 · Panic! of 1819

    Age 0

    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. 

    1830 · Trail of Tears

    Age 11

    In the 1830's, President Jackson called for all the Native Americans to be forced off their own land. As the Cherokee were forced out of North Carolina many of them hid in the mountains of North Carolina.


    Age 27

    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: German Kurt, Klaus, Otto, Erwin, Hans, Gerhard, Heinz, Hermann, Fritz, Gernot, Helmut, Horst.

    German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for someone who kept a corner shop or one who farmed a corner of land, or a topographic name for someone who lived on a corner, in all these senses being an agent derivative of Winkel 1 ‘corner’. This surname is also found in France (Alsace and Lorraine), Hungary, Poland, Czechia, and Slovenia, often as a translation into German of corresponding Slavic topographic names or surnames.

    Americanized or Germanized form of Czech, Hungarian, Slovenian, Slovak, and Croatian Vinkler , itself a Slavicized form of the German surname (see 1 above).

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

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