Elizabeth Peet

March 1851–1928 (Age 76)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Peet was born in March 1851, in Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Charles Peet, was 24 and her mother, Elizabeth Jane Keane, was 20. She married William R. Thomas about 1866, in Leavenworth, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Leavenworth, Kansas, United States in 1865 and Como, Park, Colorado, United States in 1910. She died in 1928, in Colorado, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Park, Colorado, United States.

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Family Time Line

William R. Thomas
1823–1911
Elizabeth Peet
1851–1928
Marriage: about 1866
William Lawerance Thomas
1872–1952
Elizabeth Thomas
1876–
George Washington Thomas
1874–1890
John G. Thomas
1878–1907
David Thomas
1879–
Charles Henry Thomas
1883–
Robert Howard Thomas
1885–1956
Mary (May) Thomas
1888–1965

Spouse and Children

    William R. Thomas

    Male1823–1911Male

    Female1851–1928Female

MARRIAGE
about 1866
Leavenworth, Kansas, United States
children

(8)

    Male1872–1952Male

    George Washington Thomas

    Male1874–1890Male

    Elizabeth Thomas

    Female1876–Female

    John G. Thomas

    Male1878–1907Male

    David Thomas

    Male1879–Male

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1861

Age 10

Historical Boundaries - 1861: Park, Colorado Territory, United States; 1876: Park, Colorado, United States
1863

Age 12

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 21

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

1 English (Lancashire): from a pet form of the personal name Peter .2 Dutch: nickname from Middle Dutch pete ‘godfather’, ‘godmother’, or ‘godchild’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Eliza Thomas in household of W R Thomas, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Eliza Peet in household of Chas Peet, "Kansas State Census, 1865"
  • Eliza Peet in household of Chas Peet, "United States Census, 1860"

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