Elisabeth Wickersham

26 October 1832–27 May 1913 (Age 80)
Ohio, United States

The Life of Elisabeth

When Elisabeth Wickersham was born on 26 October 1832, in Ohio, United States, her father, Philip Wickersham, was 31 and her mother, Martha A Orr, was 29. She married Joseph E Guthrie on 1 April 1852, in Carroll, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Augusta, Carroll, Ohio, United States in 1850 and Washington Township, Stark, Ohio, United States for about 40 years. She died on 27 May 1913, in Washington, Stark, Ohio, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Alliance, Stark, Ohio, United States.

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Joseph E Guthrie
Elisabeth Wickersham
Marriage: 1 April 1852
George Elmer Guthrie
Francis Marion Guthrie
Lenora Jane Guthrie
Morris Philip Guthrie
Emanuel Logan Guthrie
Martha Guthrie
Joseph Emmer Guthrie
William Emmett Guthrie

Spouse and Children

1 April 1852
Carroll, Ohio, United States


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World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 4

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

Age 4

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.
1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 28

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.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a lost or unidentified place.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Gutherie in household of Joseph Gutherie, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Elisabth Guthrie, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Elizabeth Wickershan in household of Philip Wickershan, "United States Census, 1850"

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