Frances Asheton Wikoff

20 December 1791–1823 (Age 31)
Opelousas, St. Landry, Louisiana, United States

The Life of Frances Asheton

When Frances Asheton Wikoff was born on 20 December 1791, in Opelousas, St. Landry, Louisiana, United States, her father, William Wickoff Sr., was 41 and her mother, Susanna Watts, was 20. She married David Pannill on 26 October 1808, in Opelousas, St. Landry, Louisiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 daughters. She died in 1823, at the age of 32, and was buried in Grand Coteau, St. Landry, Louisiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

David Pannill
1787–1823
Frances Asheton Wikoff
1791–1823
Marriage: 26 October 1808
Henrietta Mathis De Horn Matilda Pannill
1818–
Frances Elisa Susanne Pannill
1821–1906
Francois Elizabeth Suzanne Pannill
1822–
Suzanne Wats Pannel
1824–1887

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
26 October 1808
Opelousas, St. Landry, Louisiana, United States
children

(4)

    Henrietta Mathis De Horn Matilda Pannill

    Female1818–Female

    Frances Elisa Susanne Pannill

    Female1821–1906Female

    Francois Elizabeth Suzanne Pannill

    Female1822–Female

    Suzanne Wats Pannel

    Female1824–1887Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (7)

1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 3

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 9

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
1807 · Louisiana is Divided into 19 Parishes

Age 16

Louisiana was divided into 19 parishes (rather than counties or boroughs) on March 31, 1807. Currently, there are 64 parishes in Louisiana.

Name Meaning

Variant of Dutch Wyckoff .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Frances Wikoff, "Louisiana, Parish Marriages, 1837-1957"
  • Francoise Wickoff in entry for Francois Elizabeth Suzanne Pannel, "Louisiana Births and Christenings, 1811-1830, 1854-1934"
  • Francoise Wickoff in entry for Suzanne Wats Pannel, "Louisiana Births and Christenings, 1811-1830, 1854-1934"

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