Elizabeth Mead

29 August 1811–29 August 1874 (Age 63)
Big Flats, Chemung, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Mead was born on 29 August 1811, in Big Flats, Chemung, New York, United States, her father, Judah Mead, was 34 and her mother, Mehitable Rockwell, was 24. She married Isaac Fullerton on 19 November 1829, in Scioto, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 29 August 1874, in Madison Township, Scioto, Ohio, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Minford, Harrison Township, Scioto, Ohio, United States.

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Isaac Fullerton
Elizabeth Mead
Marriage: 19 November 1829
Morris Fullerton
Roxy Anne Fullerton
Anna M. Fullerton
Isaac Fullerton
Hezekiah Fullerton
Andrew Harvey Fullerton
Nancy Fullerton

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World Events (7)

Age 1
War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1827 · Slavery Becomes Illegal in New York State
Age 16
During the years 1799 to 1827, New York went through a period of gradual emancipation. A Gradual Emancipation Law was passed in 1799 which freed slave children born after July 4, 1799. However, they were indentured until 25 years old for women and 28 years old for men. A law passed 1817 which freed slaves born before 1799, yet delayed their emancipation for ten years. All remaining slaves were freed in New York State on July 4, 1827.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening
Age 19
Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

English:1. topographic name for someone who lived by a meadow, from Middle English mede ‘meadow’ (Old English mǣd). 2. metonymic occupational name for a brewer or seller of mead (Old English meodu), an alcoholic beverage made by fermenting honey.

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

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Sources (6)

  • Elizabeth Fullerton in household of Isaac Fullerton, "United States Census, 1870"
  • 1860 Census Elisabeth Fullerton in household of Isaac Fullerton, "United States Census, 1860"
  • 1829 Elizabeth Mead & Issac Fullerton, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

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