Elizabeth Manning

Female26 November 1813–23 August 1892

Brief Life History of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Manning was born on 26 November 1813, in Pennsylvania, United States, her father, John Mannon Jr, was 29 and her mother, Sarah De Mott, was 27. She married William J Eyer on 4 October 1832, in Bloomsburg, Columbia, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Madison Township, Columbia, Pennsylvania, United States in 1850 and Greenwood, Greenwood Township, Columbia, Pennsylvania, United States for about 10 years. She died on 23 August 1892, at the age of 78, and was buried in Jerseytown Cemetery, Jerseytown, Madison Township, Columbia, Pennsylvania, United States.

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William J Eyer
Elizabeth Manning
Marriage: 4 October 1832
Catharine Eyer
Mary Eyer
John Turner Eyer
Margaret Eyer
Turner Eyer
Minerva J. Eyer
William Bigler Eyer
Robert Millard Eyer
Charles Eyer

Sources (5)

  • Elizabeth Eyer in household of William Eyer, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Elizabeth Manning - Published information: birth: 26 November 1813; Pennsylvania, United States
  • Elizabeth Manning Eyer, "Find A Grave Index"

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  • Marriage
    4 October 1832Bloomsburg, Columbia, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Children (9)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 3

    Oldest grave seen in memorials list

    1819 · Panic! of 1819

    Age 6

    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. 

    1836 · Remember the Alamo

    Age 23

    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

    Name Meaning

    Irish (Cork and Kerry): adopted as an English equivalent of Gaelic Ó Mainnín ‘descendant of Mainnín’, probably an assimilated form of Mainchín, a diminutive of manach ‘monk’. This is the name of a chieftain family in Connacht. It is sometimes pronounced Ó Maingín and Anglicized as Mangan .

    English: from a Middle English survival of the Old English personal name Manning.

    North German and Dutch: habitational name from a farm so named, once in possession of a certain Manno (see Mann 2) and his kin.

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

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