Mary Elizabeth Rountree

Female1 August 1691–October 1750

Brief Life History of Mary Elizabeth

Mary Elizabeth Rountree was born on 1 August 1691, in Chowan, Carolina, British Colonial America. She married Thomas Wallace on 26 June 1715, in Nansemond, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. She died in October 1750, in Chowan, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 59.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Wallace
1680–1750
Mary Elizabeth Rountree
1691–1750
Marriage: 26 June 1715
Thomas Wallace
1716–1750
Mary Wallace
1718–1726
Cabeb Wallace
1732–1750
John Wallace
1733–1771
Judith Wallace
1736–1816
Susannah Wallace
1738–
Elizabeth D. Wallace
1740–
Mary Wallace
1742–
Susanna Swain
1730–1816
William Wallis
1734–
Thomas Wallace
1737–

Sources (9)

  • Scotland, Select Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950
  • North Carolina, Marriage Index, 1741-2004
  • Newspapers.com Obituary Index, 1800s-current

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    26 June 1715Nansemond, Virginia, United States
  • Children (11)

    +6 More Children

    Name Meaning

    English (East Yorkshire): topographic name for someone who lived by a rowan tree, from Middle English rown (Old Norse rogn) ‘rowan, mountain ash’ + tre ‘tree’ (Old English trēow). The surname originated in Newby (North Yorkshire).

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

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    Story Highlight

    Thomas Wallis of Chowan Co., NC - 1750 Estate

    Source: Chowan County North Carolina Estate Files Location: familysearch.org - Catalog - North Carolina - Chowan County - Probate Records Screen 468 of 669 Testator: Thomas Wallis of Chowan County, N …

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