Elisabeth Towns

Brief Life History of Elisabeth

When Elisabeth Towns was born about 1841, in Georgia, United States, her father, Daniel Towns, was 60 and her mother, Charlotte Roark, was 41. She lived in Putnam, Georgia, United States in 1850.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Towns
1783–1856
Charlotte Roark
1802–1855
Richard H. Towns
1826–1879
Elizabeth Ann Towns
1831–1875
Martha Towns
1837–
Elisabeth Towns
1841–
G. W. Towns
1842–
James Daniel Towns
1827–1890
Daniel Towns
1835–
Charlotte Towns
1836–1855
Andrew Jackson Towns
1839–1869
William Henry Towns
1846–1891

Sources (1)

  • Elizabeth Town in household of Daniel Town, "United States Census, 1850"

World Events (8)

1846

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

1861

Civil War History - Some 11,000 Georgians gave their lives in defense of their state a state that suffered immense destruction. But wars end brought about an even more dramatic figure to tell: 460,000 African-Americans were set free from the shackles of slavery to begin new lives as free people.

1872 · The First National Park

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

English (northern): variant of Town , with post-medieval excrescent -s.

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

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