Elizabeth Anderson

11 June 1784–5 January 1862 (Age 77)
EDGEFIELD,,SOUTH CAROLINA

The Life of Elizabeth

Elizabeth Anderson was born on 11 June 1784 as the daughter of Captain David Anderson. She married William MARSHALL Shepherd in 1801, in Giles, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 5 January 1862, in Carroll, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 77.

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Family Time Line

William MARSHALL Shepherd
1774–1848
Elizabeth Anderson
1784–1862
Marriage: 1801
John George Shepherd
1809–1892
Nancy A. Shepherd
1813–1888
Robert Barrow Shepherd
1824–1896

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1801
Giles, Tennessee, United States
children

(3)

    Male1809–1892Male

    Nancy A. Shepherd

    Female1813–1888Female

    Robert Barrow Shepherd

    Male1824–1896Male

Parents and Siblings

    Captain David Anderson

    Male1749–Male

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 2

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.
1796 · Tennessee Becomes a State

Age 12

On June 1, 1796, Tennessee became the 16th state.
1808

Age 24

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

Scottish: Andrew's son

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