Elizabeth Adams

15 January 1743–
Broadwell, Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Adams was christened on 15 January 1743, in Broadwell, Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Adams, was 24 and her mother, Elizabeth Russell, was 24. She married John Cooper on 13 October 1766, in Alvescot, Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters.

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John Cooper
Elizabeth Adams
Marriage: 13 October 1766
Jane Cooper
Mary Cooper
John Cooper
Elizabeth Cooper
James Cooper
Adam Cooper
Robert Cooper
Sarah Cooper

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    13 October 1766Alvescot, Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children


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    +2 More Children

    World Events (5)

    1801 · The Act of Union
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    1808 · The British West Africa Squadron
    The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.
    The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

    Name Meaning

    English (very common in England, especially in the south Midlands, and in Wales) and German (especially northwestern Germany): patronymic from the personal name Adam . In the U.S. this form has absorbed many patronymics and other derivatives of Adam in languages other than English. (For forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988 .)

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

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    Sources (10)

    • Elizabeth Adams, "England, Oxfordshire Parish Registers 1538-1904"
    • Elizabeth in entry for James Cooper, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
    • Elizabeth in entry for Jane Cooper, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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