Elizabeth Stockbridge

31 March 1759–19 February 1850 (Age 90)
New Hampshire, British Colonial America

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Stockbridge was born on 31 March 1759, in New Hampshire, British Colonial America, her father, John Stockbridge, was 42 and her mother, Sarah Shaw, was 39. She married Josiah Allen Jr about 1780, in Stratham, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 19 February 1850, in Somersworth, Strafford, New Hampshire, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Somersworth, Strafford, New Hampshire, United States.

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Family Time Line

Josiah Allen Jr
1758–1838
Elizabeth Stockbridge
1759–1850
Marriage: about 1780
Polly Allen
1783–1849
Fanny Allen
1784–
Noah Allen
1786–1852
Mark Allen
1787–
David R Allen Sr
1788–1864
Shadrach Allen
1799–1859

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1780
Stratham, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(15)

+10 More Children

World Events (8)

1776

Age 17

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

Age 17

New Hampshire is 9th state.
1783 · A Free America

Age 24

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from places called Stockbridge, in Hampshire and a lost place in Spofforth in North Yorkshire, or Stock Bridge in Owston, South Yorkshire, and in Brantingham in Humberside. The place name is derived from Old English stocc ‘tree trunk’, ‘log’ + brycg ‘bridge’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Allen, "New Hampshire Birth Records, Early to 1900"
  • Elizabeth in entry for David Allen, "New Hampshire Birth Records, Early to 1900"
  • Elizabeth in entry for David Allen, "New Hampshire Birth Records, Early to 1900"

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