Eliza Jane Sibbet

26 May 1849–30 September 1934 (Age 85)
Waynesboro, Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Eliza Jane

When Eliza Jane Sibbet was born on 26 May 1849, in Waynesboro, Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Hugh Montgomery Sibbet, was 38 and her mother, Elmira Ann Purnell, was 31. She married Charles Theodore Davis on 2 June 1870, in Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 30 September 1934, at the age of 85, and was buried in Green Hill Cemetery, Waynesboro, Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Theodore Davis
1845–1922
Eliza Jane Sibbet
1849–1934
Marriage: 2 June 1870
Jessie Sibbett Davis
1871–1957
Alfred Percy Davis
1873–1874
Hugh Theodore Davis
1876–1957

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    2 June 1870Franklin, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Children

    (3)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1863
    Age 14
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1863 · Battle of Gettysburg
    Age 14
    The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.
    1872 · The First National Park
    Age 23
    Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

    Name Meaning

    Anglo-Saxon: Sibbian, to pacify, to compose, or past participle sibbod, pacified, composed

    Sources (7)

    • Eliza Sibbet in household of Hugh M Sibbet, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Eliza J. Cibbet Davis in entry for Hugh Theo Davis and Anna Ruth Greenaualt, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"
    • Eliza J Davis in household of Charles T Davis, "United States Census, 1920"

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