Elizabeth Lindsey

17 August 1785–before 1841 (Age 55)
South Carolina, United States

The Life of Elizabeth

Elizabeth Lindsey was born on 17 August 1785, in South Carolina, United States as the daughter of John Lindsey. She married James Lindsey about 1822, in Newberry, South Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died before 1841, in Newberry, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 54.

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Family Time Line

James Lindsey
1765–1841
Elizabeth Lindsey
1785–1841
Marriage: about 1822
Caleb William Lindsey
1822–

Spouse and Children

    James Lindsey

    Male1765–1841Male

    Female1785–1841Female

MARRIAGE
about 1822
Newberry, South Carolina, United States
children

(1)

    Caleb William Lindsey

    Male1822–Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

    Female1755–Female

    Humphrey Lindsey

    Male1759–Male

    Joshua Lindsey

    Male1761–1775Male

    Female1769–Female

    Caleb Lindsey

    Male1770–1816Male

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 1

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.
1788 · South Carolina becomes the 8th state in the Union

Age 3

On May 23, 1788, South Carolina ratifies the Constitution of the United States making it the 8th State of the Union.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 15

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

Name Meaning

1 Variant spelling of Scottish Lindsay .2 Irish: reduced and Anglicized form of various Gaelic surnames, as for example Ó Loingsigh ( see Lynch 1), Mac Giolla Fhionntóg ( see McClintock ), and Ó Fhloinn ( see Flynn ).3 English: habitational name from Lindsey in Suffolk, named in Old English as ‘island (Old English ēg) of Lelli’, a personal name representing a byform of an unattested name Lealla.

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

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