Elizabeth Robertson

27 January 1815–30 May 1891 (Age 76)
York, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Robertson was born on 27 January 1815, in York, South Carolina, United States, her father, Charles Robertson, was 46 and her mother, Cynthia, was 43. She had at least 1 daughter with Boon. She lived in Henderson, Tennessee, United States in 1850 and Texas, United States in 1870. She died on 30 May 1891, in Upshur, Texas, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in LaFayette, Upshur, Texas, United States.

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World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 4

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1822 · Slave Rebellion

Age 7

"On June 16, 1822, Denmark Vesey a free and self-educated African American leads a slave rebellion called ""the rising."" The interesting thing about this rebellion is that it does not really happen. The only thing the judges have to go on is the testimony of people that witness it."
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 21

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.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern English: patronymic from the personal name Robert . This surname is especially common in Scotland, where Robert was a popular personal name and the name of three kings of Scotland, including Robert the Bruce ( 1274–1329 ).

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

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Sources (2)

  • Elizabeth Phillips in household of S D Phillips, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Elizabeth Phillips in household of S D Phillips, "United States Census, 1860"

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