Elizabeth Chick

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

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Chick was born on 17 August 1748, in Bedford, Bedford, Virginia, United States, her father, John Chick, was 32 and her mother, Susanna 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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Family Time Line

Justinian Wills I
1735–1802
Elizabeth Chick
1748–1827
Marriage: 22 November 1768
William Wills
1769–1830
Euclid Wills
1769–
William Wills
1770–1830
Elizabeth "Bettie" Wills
1770–
John B. Wills
1774–1842
Ignatius Wills
1774–1835
Justinian Wills Jr.
1775–1839
Sara Wills
1779–1850
Nancy Wills
1795–1854

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
22 November 1768
children

(9)

    William Wills

    Male1769–1830Male

    Euclid Wills

    Male1769–Male

    William Wills

    Male1770–1830Male

    Elizabeth "Bettie" Wills

    Female1770–Female

    Male1774–1842Male

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    John Chick

    Male1716–1752Male

    Susanna Oliver

    Female1708–1749Female

siblings

(1)

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.
1776

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:1. from Middle English chike ‘young fowl’ (a shortened form of chiken), 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. 2. variant of Cheek .

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

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Sources (1)

  • Sally (Howard) Wills on WikiTree

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