Elijah Lewis Dimmock

15 September 1802–4 January 1887 (Age 84)
Falmouth, Barnstable, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Elijah Lewis

When Elijah Lewis Dimmock was born on 15 September 1802, in Falmouth, Barnstable, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Charles Dimmock, was 45 and his mother, Deborah Lewis, was 37. He married Sarah Lewis Phinney on 27 October 1827, in Barnstable, Barnstable, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Alton, Madison, Illinois, United States for about 20 years and Madison, Illinois, United States in 1880. He died on 4 January 1887, in Alta, Peoria, Illinois, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Alton, Madison, Illinois, United States.

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Elijah Lewis Dimmock
Sarah Lewis Phinney
Marriage: 27 October 1827
Thomas Dimmock
William Phinney Dimmock
Thomas Dimmock
Sophronia Phinney Dimick
Sophronia Phinney "Nonie" Dimmock
Charles Dimmock

Spouse and Children

27 October 1827
Barnstable, Barnstable, Massachusetts, United States


    Thomas Dimmock


    Thomas Dimmock


    Sophronia Phinney Dimick


    Sophronia Phinney "Nonie" Dimmock


    William Phinney Dimmock


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings



+7 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 1

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

Age 16

Illinois is the 21st state.
1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 23

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: variant spelling of Dimmick .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • E L Dinmock, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Elija Dimmock, "United States Census, 1880"
  • E L Dimmock, "United States Census, 1870"

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