Elizabeth Platt

15 January 1685–
Lenham, Kent, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Platt was christened on 15 January 1685, in Lenham, Kent, England, United Kingdom, her father, Nicholas Platt, was 23 and her mother, Mary Harris, was 25.

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Family Time Line

Nicholas Platt
1661–1751
Mary Harris
1660–1718
Eliz Platt
1684–
Elizabeth Platt
1685–
John Platt
1686–
Nicholas Platt
1688–
Solomon Platt
1692–
Henry Platt
1693–
Richard Platt
1696–1766
Mary Platt
1702–

Parents and Siblings

    Nicholas Platt

    Male1661–1751Male

    Mary Harris

    Female1660–1718Female

siblings

(8)

    Eliz Platt

    Female1684–Female

    Female1685–Female

    John Platt

    Male1686–Male

    Nicholas Platt

    Male1688–Male

    Solomon Platt

    Male1692–Male

+3 More Children

World Events (1)

1801 · The Act of Union

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from Platt or Platt Bridge in Lancashire, named in Middle English with Old French plat ‘flat’, ‘thin’ ( see Platte ), in the dialect sense ‘plank bridge’.2 English: topographic name from Middle English plat ‘plot of land’, ‘piece of ground’ (Old English plætt).3 Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname from German platt ‘flat’.

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

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Sources (1)

  • Elizabeth Platt, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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