Elijah Lingo

1774–1830 (Age 56)
Sussex, Delaware, United States

The Life of Elijah

When Elijah Lingo was born in 1774, in Sussex, Delaware, United States, his father, William Lingo, was 21 and his mother, Susannah A. McEwen Welcher, was 11. He married Mary Hardin Taliaferro in 1795, in Surry, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 7 daughters. He died in 1830, in Wilkinson, Georgia, United States, at the age of 56.

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Family Time Line

Elijah Lingo
1774–1830
Mary Hardin Taliaferro
1779–1860
Marriage: 1795
Beheathland Berryman Lingo
1797–1870
Martha Lingo
1803–
Patsy Lingo
1808–
Elijah Hardin Lingo
1809–1900
Nancy Lingo
1814–
Lucy Ann Lingo
1818–1863
Taliaferro "Toliver" Lingo
1823–1884
Richard Taliaferro Lingo
1801–1874
John Richard Taliaferro Lingo
1805–1884
Mary Hardin Lingo
1806–1885
Elizabeth P. "Betsy" Lingo
1809–1850

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1795
Surry, North Carolina, United States
children

(11)

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(4)

World Events (8)

1776

Age 2

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

Age 2

Georgia is the 4th state.
1789

Age 15

George Washington elected first president of United States.

Name Meaning

Most probably an altered form of Scottish Lingoch, a habitational name from the lands of Lingoch (now Lingo) in Carnbee, Fife.

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

Sources (3)

  • Elijah Lingo, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Elijah Lingo, "Find A Grave Index"
  • 1820 United States Federal Census

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