Eliza Dickenson

Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Eliza

Eliza Dickenson was born in 1815, in Pennsylvania, United States as the daughter of John Dickinson and Ellen Dickinson. She married Joseph Longacre on 22 September 1842, in Chester, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Radnor Township, Delaware, Pennsylvania, United States for about 20 years.

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Joseph Longacre
Eliza Dickenson
Marriage: 22 September 1842
Ellen B Longacre
Sarah Brooke Longacre
Benjamin Brooks Longaker

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World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819
Age 4
With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1820 · Making States Equal
Age 5
The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
Age 31
U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): patronymic from the personal name Dicken .

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

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Sources (4)

  • Eliza Longacre in household of Joseph Longacre, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Elizabeth Longaker in household of Jos Longaker, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Eliza Longacre in household of Joseph Longacre, "United States Census, 1850"

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