Elizabeth Hawkins

25 April 1790–25 June 1856 (Age 66)
Abbeville, Abbeville, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Hawkins was born on 25 April 1790, in Abbeville, Abbeville, South Carolina, United States, her father, James Hawkins, was 24 and her mother, Rachael Lytle, was 21. She married Moses Pruitt in 1808, in Abbeville, South Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 25 June 1856, in Shelby, Indiana, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Shelby, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Moses Pruitt
1781–1833
Elizabeth Hawkins
1790–1856
Marriage: 1808
Mary Ann Pruitt
1809–1834
Pleasant Pruitt
1811–1891
John Jackson Pruitt
1814–1861
James Harrison Pruitt
1817–1848
Rebecca Pruitt
1825–1847
Margaret Pruitt
1829–1895
James Pruitt
1832–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1808
Abbeville, South Carolina, United States
children

(7)

    Mary Ann Pruitt

    Female1809–1834Female

    Pleasant Pruitt

    Male1811–1891Male

    John Jackson Pruitt

    Male1814–1861Male

    James Harrison Pruitt

    Male1817–1848Male

    Rebecca Pruitt

    Female1825–1847Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1791

Age 1

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.
1791 · The Bill of Rights

Age 1

After the Constitution was made, some objections were raised by Anti-Federalists. So, in response ten amendments were discussed and voted on to become The Bill of Rights. These rights were made to clarify and guarantee certain freedoms of residents of the country.
1808

Age 18

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Hawkin, a diminutive of Hawk 1 with the Anglo-Norman French hypocoristic suffix -in.2 English: in the case of one family (see note below), this is a variant of Hawkinge, a habitational name from a place in Kent, so called from Old English Hafocing ‘hawk place’.3 Irish: sometimes used as an English equivalent of Gaelic Ó hEacháin ( see Haughn ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Pruitt, "Find A Grave Index"
  • U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current
  • U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900

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