Elizabeth Burks

1770–before 1832 (Age 62)
Amherst, Virginia, British Colonial America

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Burks was born in 1770, in Amherst, Virginia, British Colonial America, her father, David Burks, was 30 and her mother, Obedience Phoebe Parks, was 28. She married Henry Roach on 26 May 1791, in Amherst, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 6 daughters. She died before 1832, in Amherst, Virginia, United States, at the age of 61.

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Family Time Line

Henry Roach
1763–1833
Elizabeth Burks
1770–1832
Marriage: 26 May 1791
Sally A. Roach
1795–1832
Mary Magdalen Roach
1796–1876
Charles Lewis Roach
1797–1856
Elizabeth Roach
1803–
Amanda D. Roach
1805–
Elvira Jane Roach
1807–
Henry Landon Roach
1799–1850
Nancy Lee Roach
1800–1830

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
26 May 1791
Amherst, Virginia, United States
children

(8)

    Sally A. Roach

    Female1795–1832Female

    Mary Magdalen Roach

    Female1796–1876Female

    Male1797–1856Male

    Male1799–1850Male

    Nancy Lee Roach

    Female1800–1830Female

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1775

Age 5

"Patrick Henry made his ""Give me Liberty or Give me Death"" speech in Richmond Virginia."
1776

Age 6

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1787 · The Making of the U.S. Constitution.

Age 17

The Philadelphia Convention was intended to be the first meeting to establish the first system of government under the Articles of Confederation. From this Convention, the Constitution of the United States was made and then put into place making it one of the major events in all American History.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Birks .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Elizabeth Burks, "Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940"

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