Elizabeth Whitacre

30 April 1847–
Columbiana, Ohio, United States

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Whitacre was born on 30 April 1847, in Columbiana, Ohio, United States, her father, William Whitacre, was 36 and her mother, Lydia Hayworth Hoopes, was 35.

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William Whitacre
Lydia Hayworth Hoopes
Elisha Whitacre
James Whitacre
Thomas Harrison Whitacre
Johnathon Whitacre
Mary Ann Whitacre
Asahel Whitacre
Lavina J Whitacre
Adaline Whitacre
Elizabeth Whitacre

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World Events (3)

1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 13

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

Age 16

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 16

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Whitaker .

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

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