Elizabeth May Petree

19 February 1884–5 February 1980 (Age 95)
Princess Anne, Virginia, United States

The Life of Elizabeth May

When Elizabeth May Petree was born on 19 February 1884, in Princess Anne, Virginia, United States, her father, William Clayton Petree, was 31 and her mother, Anne Elizabeth Williamson, was 28. She married Vernon Tazewell Land on 4 June 1913, in Princess Anne, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She lived in Kempsville Magisterial District, Princess Anne, Virginia, United States for about 10 years and Norfolk City Voting Precinct 26, Norfolk, Virginia, United States in 1940. She died on 5 February 1980, in Norfolk, Norfolk, Virginia, United States, at the age of 95, and was buried in Norfolk, Norfolk, Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Vernon Tazewell Land
1880–1959
Elizabeth May Petree
1884–1980
Marriage: 4 June 1913
Margaret May Land
1916–
Anne Virginia Land
1917–2005
Ruth Vernon Land
1919–2002
Vinton Tazewell Land
1920–1994

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
4 June 1913
Princess Anne, Virginia, United States
children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

    William Clayton Petree

    Male1852–1924Male

    Anne Elizabeth Williamson

    Female1855–1934Female

siblings

(8)

    Luther Ottma Petree

    Male1875–1904Male

    Helen Maud Petree

    Female1877–1918Female

    Female1879–1947Female

    Petree

    Male1880–Male

    William Walter Petree

    Male1882–1906Male

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1886

Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1894 · Confederate Soldiers and Sailors Monument

Age 10

On May 30, 18944 the Confederate Soldiers and Sailors’ Monument was unveiled. It is 73 feet high and over looks Libby Hill Park. the statue represents the 13 Confederate States.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 25

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

Name Meaning

Variant of Scottish Petrie .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Bettie P Landon in household of Vernon T Landon, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Bettie Land in household of Vernon T Land, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Bettie M Land in household of Vernon T Land, "United States Census, 1920"

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