Elizabeth Richardson

22 January 1790–14 January 1858 (Age 68)
New Portland, Somerset, Maine, United States

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Richardson was born on 22 January 1790, in New Portland, Somerset, Maine, United States, her father, Ebenezer Richardson, was 38 and her mother, Jerusha Dodge, was 31. She married Solomon Parsons Rowe on 21 February 1812, in New Portland, Somerset, Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Solon, Somerset, Maine, United States in 1850. She died on 14 January 1858, at the age of 67, and was buried in Madison, Somerset, Maine, United States.

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Family Time Line

Solomon Parsons Rowe
1790–1854
Elizabeth Richardson
1790–1858
Marriage: 21 February 1812
Jerusha Doyle Rowe
1813–1903
Daniel Rowe
1815–1902
Amos Rowe
1817–1898
Mahala Rowe
1819–1876
Mohaly Rowe
1819–
Abial Rowe
1821–1850
Eli Worthing Rowe
1824–1902
Eleanor Rowe
1825–1853
John A Rowe
1830–1848
Thomas Jefferson ROWE
1831–1889
Lewis Solomon Rowe
1831–1917

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
21 February 1812
New Portland, Somerset, Maine, United States
children

(11)

    Jerusha Doyle Rowe

    Female1813–1903Female

    Daniel Rowe

    Male1815–1902Male

    Amos Rowe

    Male1817–1898Male

    Mahala Rowe

    Female1819–1876Female

    Mohaly Rowe

    Male1819–Male

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

    Female1790–1858Female

    Sally Richardson

    Female1791–1848Female

    Female1793–1863Female

    Ebenezer Richardson

    Male1794–1827Male

    Jerusha Richardson

    Female1798–1869Female

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1791

Age 1

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.
1804 · Whitehead Light

Age 14

In 1804, President Thomas Jefferson authorized the creation of a light station on Whitehead Island. The light house went into service by 1807. It is the third-oldest light house in Maine. Whitehead Light still exists as the private property of Pine Island Camp, a non-profit organization.
1808

Age 18

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Richard . This has undoubtedly also assimilated like-sounding cognates from other languages, such as Swedish Richardsson.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Betsey Rowe in household of Solomon Rowe, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Betsey Richardson Rowe, "Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, ca. 1780-1980"
  • Betsey Richardson Rowe, "Maine, Nathan Hale Cemetery Collection, ca. 1780-1980"

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