Mary Elizabeth ROUNTREE

1 September 1691–October 1750 (Age 59)
Chowan, North Carolina, British Colonial America

The Life of Mary Elizabeth

When Mary Elizabeth ROUNTREE was born on 1 September 1691, in Chowan, North Carolina, British Colonial America, her father, Francis ROUNTREE, was 21 and her mother, Anna Elizabeth SUMMER, was 22. She had at least 5 sons and 5 daughters with Thomas WALLACE. She died in October 1750, in her hometown, at the age of 59.

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Family Time Line

Thomas WALLACE
1690–1750
Mary Elizabeth ROUNTREE
1691–1750
Mary Wallace
1718–1726
Caleb Wallace
1732–1750
John Wallace
1733–1771
Judith Wallace
1736–1816
Susannah Wallace
1738–
Elizabeth D. Wallace
1740–
Mary Wallace
1742–
Thomas Wallace
–1750
Jonathan Wallace
1732–1774
William Wallis
1734–

Spouse and Children

children

(10)

    Mary Wallace

    Female1718–1726Female

    Caleb Wallace

    Male1732–1750Male

    Jonathan Wallace

    Male1732–1774Male

    Male1733–1771Male

    William Wallis

    Male1734–Male

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Francis ROUNTREE

    Male1670–1748Male

    Anna Elizabeth SUMMER

    Female1669–1711Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (3)

1711 · The Tuscarora War

Age 20

The British, Dutch, and German settlers fought with the Tuscarora Native Americans, from September 22, 1711- February 11, 1715, in North Carolina.
1718

Age 27

North Carolina is the location of Cape Hatteras, sometimes called the Graveyard of the Atlantic- many shipwrecks have occurred nearby.
1729 · Becomes a Royal Colony

Age 38

July 25, 1729, North Carolina became a royal colony, when the colony was sold to King George II.

Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived by a rowan or mountain ash, from Middle English rown (Old Norse rogn) + tree (Old English trēow).

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

Possible Related Names

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 …

Sources (1)

  • Elizabeth in entry for Mary Wallard, "England Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991"

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