Elizabeth Whitman

29 August 1804–23 September 1847 (Age 43)
Hardin, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Whitman was born on 29 August 1804, in Hardin, Kentucky, United States, her father, Thomas Whitman, was 39 and her mother, Christina Brunk, was 34. She married John Gwynn Haley in 1829, in Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She died on 23 September 1847, in Warren, Illinois, United States, at the age of 43, and was buried in Pioneer Cemetery, Monmouth Township, Warren, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Gwynn Haley
1804–1881
Elizabeth Whitman
1804–1847
Marriage: 1829
Mary Haley
1830–1900
Jane Haley
1835–1916
Edward Haley
1839–
Eliza Haley
1841–1897
Cynthia Ann Haley
1844–1883
Thomas Haley
1847–1923

Spouse and Children

    John Gwynn Haley

    Male1804–1881Male

    Female1804–1847Female

MARRIAGE
1829
Kentucky, United States
children

(6)

    Mary Haley

    Female1830–1900Female

    Female1835–1916Female

    Edward Haley

    Male1839–Male

    Female1841–1897Female

    Female1844–1883Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1808

Age 4

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1812 · Kentucky Bend Created

Age 8

During the New Madrid earthquakes of 1811-1812, the Kentucky Bend or New Madrid Bend was created. It is located in the southwestern corner of Kentucky on the banks of the Mississippi River.
1818 · Jackson Purchase

Age 14

The western part of Kentucky purchased by Andrew Jackson from the Chickasaw Indians in 1818. It became known as the Jackson Purchase. This included land that wasn't originally part of Kentucky when it became a state.

Name Meaning

English: from Middle English whit ‘white’ + man ‘man’, either a nickname with the same sense as White , or else an occupational name for a servant of a bearer of the nickname White .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth in entry for Thomas J Haley, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
  • Elizabeth Whitman in entry for Thomas J Haley, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
  • Elizabeth Whitman Haley, "Find A Grave Index"

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