Elizah Liter

1813–
Frederick, Maryland, United States

The Life of Elizah

When Elizah Liter was born on 31 January 1813, in Frederick, Maryland, United States, his father, Henry W. Liter, was 37 and his mother, Mary Mikesell, was 32. He married Matilda about 1838.

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Family Time Line

Elizah Liter
1813–
Matilda
1817–
Marriage: about 1838

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
about 1838
of, Frederick, Maryland

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siblings

(16)

+11 More Children

World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 6

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. 
1820 · Making States Equal

Age 7

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1846

Age 33

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. Perhaps an altered spelling of German Leiter or English Lighter .

Possible Related Names

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

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