Elizabeth Walters

Femaleabout 1755–after 1820

Brief Life History of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Walters was born about 1755, in Halifax, Virginia, British Colonial America, her father, Robert Walters Sr, was 27 and her mother, Joannah McBee, was 24. She married John Prestridge Jr. in 1773, in Pittsylvania, Virginia, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. She died after 1820, in Franklin, Georgia, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Prestridge Jr.
Elizabeth Walters
Marriage: 1773
Larkin Prestridge
Michael Prestridge
Letty Lynda Prestige
Nancy Prestridge
Hannah Prestridge
Lucy Prestridge
Samuel Prestridge
John Prestridge III
Howell Prestridge
Joseph W Prestridge

Sources (4)

  • John Prestidge & wife Elizabeth Deed to Adam Simmons & wife RebeccaDeeds and mortgages, 1785-1901; index to deeds and mortgages, 1785-1919; ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CS42-8SLX-B
  • John Prestridge deed to children Deeds and mortgages, 1785-1901; index to deeds and mortgages, 1785-1919; ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CS42-8SPM-S
  • Elizabeth Walters in 2nd Generation in the United States: Descendants of John Prestidge

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1773Pittsylvania, Virginia, British Colonial America
  • Children (10)

    +5 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (11)

    +6 More Children

    World Events (6)


    Age 21

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


    Age 29

    Historical Boundaries 1784: Franklin, Georgia, United States


    Age 36

    Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Walter , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.

    German: patronymic from Walter .

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

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