William Coleman Elliott

about 1833–about 1933 (Age 100)

The Life of William Coleman

William Coleman Elliott was born about 1833. He married ? on 7 April 1850, in Daviess, Indiana, United States. He died about 1933, at the age of 100.

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William Coleman Elliott
1833–1933
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Marriage: 7 April 1850

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MARRIAGE
7 April 1850
Daviess, Indiana, United States

Name Meaning

1 English: from a Middle English personal name, Elyat, Elyt. This represents at least two Old English personal names which have fallen together: the male name Aðelgēat (composed of the elements aðel ‘noble’ + Gēat, a tribal name; see Jocelyn ), and the female personal name Aðelgȳð (composed of the elements aðel ‘noble’ + gȳð ‘battle’). The Middle English name seems also to have absorbed various other personal names of Old English or Continental Germanic origin, as for example Old English Ælfweald ( see Ellwood ).2 English: from a pet form of Ellis .3 Scottish: Anglicized form of the originally distinct Gaelic surname Elloch, Eloth, a topographic name from Gaelic eileach ‘dam’, ‘mound’, ‘bank’. Compare Eliot .

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

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