Elizabeth Elliker

29 September 1833–15 July 1856 (Age 22)
Küsnacht, Zürich, Switzerland

The Life Summary of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Elliker was born on 29 September 1833, in Küsnacht, Zürich, Switzerland, her father, Hans Heinrich Elliker, was 36 and her mother, Margaretha Studer, was 31. She died on 15 July 1856, in Winter Quarters, Douglas, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 22, and was buried in Winter Quarters, Douglas, Nebraska, United States.

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Hans Heinrich Elliker
Margaretha Studer
Heinrich Elliker
Heinrich Elliker
Hans Jacob Elliker
Barbara Elliker
Elizabeth Elliker
Konrad Elliker
Margaretha Elliker
Susanna Elliker
Johannes Elliker

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World Events (5)

1836 · Remember the Alamo
Age 3
Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
Age 13
U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
Age 13
Historical Boundaries: 1846: Unorganized Federal Territory, United States 1854: Nebraska Territory, United States 1854: Washington, Nebraska Territory, United States 1856: Douglas, Nebraska Territory, United States 1867: Douglas, Nebraska, United States

Name Meaning

English: see Ellerker .

Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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Hans Heinrich Elliker Sr. and Margaretha Studer Elliker

Hans Heinrich Elliker was born February 26, 1797, in Kuesnacht, Zuerich, Switzerland. He was the son and third child of Heinrich Elliker and Elisabeth Schwengler. He had a sister and brother older, …

Sources (5)

  • Elizabeth Elliker, "Utah Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel Database, 1847-1868"
  • Elizabeth Elliker - Pioneer Overland Travel
  • Elizabeth Elliker in the Utah, Sons of Utah Pioneers, Companies Index, 1846-1868

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