Elizabeth Dewees

1758–December 1777 (Age 19)
Berks, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Dewees was born in 1758, in Berks, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Samuel Dewees, was 39 and her mother, Elizabeth Bell, was 20. She died in December 1777, at the age of 19.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Dewees
1719–1777
Elizabeth Bell
1738–1777
John Dewees
1754–
David Dewees
1772–1870
William Dewees
1756–1814
Elizabeth Dewees
1758–1777
Samuel Dewees
1760–1846
Paul DeWeese
1765–1827
Thomas DeWees
1770–1808

Parents and Siblings

    Male1719–1777Male

    Elizabeth Bell

    Female1738–1777Female

siblings

(7)

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World Events (2)

1776

Age 18

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 18

The Declaration of Independence was signed in Philadelphia on July 4, 1776. The liberty bell was first rung here to Celebrate this important document.

Name Meaning

Dutch: variant of De Weese .

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

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