Elizabeth Childs

9 August 1797–1 May 1834 (Age 36)
Barnstable, Barnstable, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Childs was born on 9 August 1797, in Barnstable, Barnstable, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Elijah Childs, was 35 and her mother, Mary Gorham, was 30. She died on 1 May 1834, at the age of 36.

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Elijah Childs
Mary Gorham
Mary Childs
Rebecca Childs
Samuel Childs
Elizabeth Childs
Susan Childs
Lucy Childs
Elijah Childs

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World Events (8)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 3

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.

Age 6

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

Age 11

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Child 1.

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

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