Elijah W. Dukes

1801–1881 (Age 80)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Elijah W.

When Elijah W. Dukes was born in 1801, in Tennessee, United States, his father, Benjamin Franklin Dukes, was 32 and his mother, Delila Drake Underwood, was 31. He had at least 5 sons and 5 daughters with Edna D Moore. He lived in Lawrence, Kentucky, United States in 1860. He died in 1881, in Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 80.

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Family Time Line

Elijah W. Dukes
1801–1881
Edna D Moore
1804–1870
John Finis Dukes
1825–1902
Mary Jane Dukes
1827–1915
Matilda Caroline Dukes
1832–1922
Mariah Emolyne Dukes
1834–1915
Elijah Burnett Dukes
1836–1869
Amanda Mahalia Dukes
1839–1909
Susan L. Dukes
1841–1900
Joseph Clay Dukes
1842–1932
Benjamin Ezekiel Dukes
1844–1933
William David Harrison Dukes
1848–1925

Spouse and Children

children

(10)

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(13)

    Mary Mona Mourning Dukes

    Female1795–1870Female

    Male1801–1881Male

    Anna Dukes

    Female1802–1821Female

    Male1803–1883Male

    Tennessee Dukes

    Female1804–1891Female

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1801 · Cane Ridge Revival

Age 0

The Cane Ridge Revival took place for six days in Cane Ridge, Kentucky. From August 6, 1801- August 12 or 13, 1801, around 20 thousand people gathered together for what was called the Second Great Awakening.
1803

Age 2

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 24

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Duke 1 or 2.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Elijah Dukes, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Elijah Dukes, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Elijah Dukes, "United States Census, 1840"

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