Elizabeth Dove Rounsaville

14 January 1803–2 December 1881 (Age 78)
Lauderdale, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Elizabeth Dove

When Elizabeth Dove Rounsaville was born on 14 January 1803, in Lauderdale, Tennessee, United States, her father, Amos James Rounsaville, was 34 and her mother, Elizabeth Thomas, was 27. She married Daniel German on 26 January 1828, in Williamson, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She died on 2 December 1881, in Williamson, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Rest Haven Cemetery, Franklin, Williamson, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

Daniel German
Elizabeth Dove Rounsaville
Marriage: 26 January 1828
Fannie Elizabeth German
Daniel Voorhies German
Jane More German

Spouse and Children

26 January 1828
Williamson, Tennessee, United States


    Fannie Elizabeth German


    Daniel Voorhies German


    Jane More German


Parents and Siblings

    Amos James Rounsaville


    Elizabeth Thomas




    Scina Raunsaville


    Mary Polly Rounsaville



    Clayborn Rounsaville



+5 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 1

Lewis and Clark set out from St. Louis, MO to explore the West.
1804 · The Twelfth Amendment

Age 1

With not having a very clear statement in the Constitution about Presidents and Vice Presidents, the Twelfth Amendment was Born. Before the Electoral College could cast two votes for those that they saw fit for President. This was changed to just one electoral vote for President and one electoral vote for Vice President. With the amount of people even allowed to vote, there was no way for there to be a tie during the elections.
1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 22

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

Name Meaning

English: French Huguenot name, probably a habitational name from the village of Roncesvalles in Navarra in the Basque country (French name Roncevaux).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth D German in household of Daniel German, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Elizabeth Rounswall, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"
  • Elizabeth Rounseval, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"

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