Elizabeth Stover

1815–15 April 1885 (Age 70)
Virginia, United States

The Life of Elizabeth

Elizabeth Stover was born in 1815, in Virginia, United States. She married Abraham Hulvey on 21 February 1842, in Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She died on 15 April 1885, in Augusta, Virginia, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Mount Sidney, Augusta, Virginia, United States.

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Abraham Hulvey
Elizabeth Stover
Marriage: 21 February 1842
Nancy Jane Hulvey

Spouse and Children

21 February 1842
Virginia, United States


    Nancy Jane Hulvey


World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 4

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1824 · """Mary Randolph Publishes """"The Virginia Housewife"""""""

Age 9

“The Virginia Housewife” was published by Mary Randolph. It was the first cookbook published in America. 
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 21

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.

Name Meaning

North German (Stöver): from Middle Low German stover, badstover ‘bather’, ‘worker at a public bathhouse’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • United States Census, 1850; https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:S3HT-6XG9-K8V?cc=1401638&wc=95RH-K62%3A1031351901%2C1031615901%2C1031615902
  • Elizabeth Stacer in entry for Abram Lilton Berry and Nancy Jane Hulrey, "Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940"
  • Elizabeth Hulvey in entry for Abraham Hulvey, "Virginia Deaths and Burials, 1853-1912"

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