Ellwood Lippincott

1834–1863 (Age 29)
Burlington, New Jersey, United States

The Life of Ellwood

Ellwood Lippincott was born in 1834, in Burlington, New Jersey, United States as the son of John and Elizabeth. He married Mary Emma Asay on 26 September 1860, in Trenton, Mercer, New Jersey, United States. He died in 1863, at the age of 29.

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Ellwood Lippincott
Mary Emma Asay
Marriage: 26 September 1860

Spouse & Children

26 September 1860
Trenton, Mercer, New Jersey, United States

Parents & Siblings

  • John


  • Elizabeth




World Events (3)


Age 1

A strike involving more than 2,000 workers from 20 textile mills in Paterson, New Jersey. Many of those involved were children, Irish, or both. The primary goal of the strike was to reduce the daily working hours from 13.5 to 11. Employers refused to negotiate, but the strike ended with a declaration that the workdays would now be 12 hours during the week and 9 hours on Saturdays. Paterson employers also blacklisted many of the strike leaders and their families.
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 2

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.

Age 12

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

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from some lost place, perhaps in Devon, named with Old English an uncertain first element + cot ‘cottage’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Ellwood Lippencott, "New Jersey, Marriages, 1670-1980"
  • Ellwood Lippencott, "New Jersey Marriages, 1678-1985"
  • Ellwood Lippincott, "New Jersey, Marriages, 1670-1980"

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