Brief Life History of Elizabeth

Elizabeth was born in 1834. She married Jacob C Rowe about 1870, in United States. She lived in Phelps, Ontario, New York, United States for about 5 years and Phelps, Phelps, Ontario, New York, United States in 1880.

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Jacob C Rowe
Marriage: about 1870

Sources (4)

  • Elizabeth Rowe, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Abstracts of wills of Chemung County, N.Y. from 1836-1850; ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-99DV-QFCV
  • Elizabeth Rowe, "New York State Census, 1875"

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World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.


The village was incorporated in 1855 as Phelps, having been earlier known as Vienna.


Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

The usual spelling of Elisabeth in English. It is recorded in the medieval period, but was made popular by being borne by Queen Elizabeth I of England ( 1533–1603 ). In the 20th century it again became extremely fashionable, partly because it was the name of Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon ( 1900–2002 ), who in 1936 became Queen Elizabeth as the wife of King George VI, and after his death in 1952 achieved great public affection as Queen Mother for nearly half a century. Even more influentially, it is the name of her daughter Queen Elizabeth II ( b. 1926 ).

Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

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