Elizabeth Chick

17 August 1748–1827 (Age 78)
Bedford, Bedford, Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Chick was born on 17 August 1748, in Bedford, Bedford, Virginia, United States, her father, John Chick, was 31 and her mother, Susanah Oliver, was 40. She married Justinian Wills I on 22 November 1768. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. She died in 1827, in Hampshire, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 79.

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Justinian Wills I
Elizabeth Chick
Marriage: 22 November 1768
Elizabeth "Bettie" Wills
William Wills
Euclid Wills
William Wills
John B. Wills
Ignatius Wills
Justinian Wills Jr.
Sara Wills
Nancy Wills

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 November 1768
  • Children


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    World Events (7)

    1758 · Mount Vernon
    Age 10
    Mount Vernon Plantation was the home of George Washington. It started off as 2,000 acres and was later expanded to 8,000 acres. The house itself started off as a six room building then got extended to twenty-one rooms.
    Age 28
    Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
    1780 · Richmond Becomes the Capital
    Age 32
    On April 18, 1780 Richmond became the capital of Virginia. It was the temporary capital from 1780-1788.

    Name Meaning

    English: from Middle English chike ‘young fowl’ (a shortened form of chicken), applied as a metonymic occupational name for someone who bred poultry for the table, or as a nickname from the same word used as a term of endearment.Altered form of English Cheek .Chinese: variant of Chik .

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

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    • Sally (Howard) Wills on WikiTree

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