Elizabeth Belew

25 January 1795–30 January 1856 (Age 61)
Virginia, United States

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Belew was born on 25 January 1795, in Virginia, United States, her father, Solomon Peter Ballew, was 40 and her mother, Elinia Linley, was 38. She married John Waters Jr. on 26 January 1814, in Pendleton, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Grant, Kentucky, United States in 1850. She died on 30 January 1856, in Pendleton, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 61.

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Family Time Line

John Waterworth
1806–
Elizabeth Belew
1795–1856
Marriage: 1827
Elizabeth Waterworth
1813–
Elizabeth Waterworth
1823–
James Waterworth
1825–
Alice Waterworth
1827–
Mary Ann Waterworth
1828–
Ann Waterworth
1829–
Elizabeth Waterworth
1833–
Elizabeth
1833–
Elizabeth Waterworth
1833–
Sarah Waterworth
1835–
Mary Waterworth
1841–

Spouse and Children

    John Waterworth

    Male1806–Male

    Female1795–1856Female

MARRIAGE
1827
Cheshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(11)

    Elizabeth Waterworth

    Female1813–Female

    Elizabeth Waterworth

    Female1823–Female

    James Waterworth

    Male1825–Male

    Alice Waterworth

    Female1827–Female

    Mary Ann Waterworth

    Female1828–Female

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

    Elijah Belew

    Male1779–1840Male

    Sarah Belew

    Female1782–Female

    Male1783–1871Male

    Thomas Bellew

    Male1787–1861Male

    Richard Belew

    Male1790–1859Male

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1796 · Wilderness Road Opens to Wagons

Age 1

In 1796, the Wilderness Road opened up for wagon use. The route was used by colonial and early settlers to reach Kentucky from the East. It started in Virginia, and went southward to Tennessee and then went north to Kentucky. The main danger of this route was Native American attacks.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 5

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
1812

Age 17

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

Name Meaning

English and Irish: variant spelling of Bellew .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Smith in household of William Martin, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Elizabeth Waters, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • Elisabeth Waters, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"

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