Elizabeth Metcalf

15 August 1802–2 February 1891 (Age 88)
Stalling Busk, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Metcalf was born on 15 August 1802, in Stalling Busk, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Joseph Metcalfe, was 36 and her mother, Mary Hebden, was 42. She married Christopher Walker on 15 May 1823, in Stalling Busk, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Lancaster, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1851 and Yorkshire West Riding, England, United Kingdom in 1851. She died on 2 February 1891, in Farmington, Davis, Utah, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Farmington, Davis, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Christopher Walker
1791–1838
Elizabeth Metcalf
1802–1891
Marriage: 15 May 1823
Thomas Walker
1825–1826
Joseph Walker
1826–1908
John Walker
1828–1845
Thomas Walker
1830–
Elizabeth Walker
1833–1906
Alice Walker
1834–1835

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    15 May 1823Stalling Busk, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (16)

    +11 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1803
    Age 1
    France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
    1815
    Age 13
    The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
    1830
    Age 28
    Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

    Name Meaning

    English (Yorkshire): apparently a nickname from Middle English mete ‘meat, food’ + calf ‘calf’, i.e. ‘calf to be fattened up for eating’.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Metcalfe
    Medcalf

    Story Highlight

    Elizabeth Metcalfe Walker 1802-1891

    Elizabeth Metcalfe Walker was born August 15, 1802 in Stallingsbush, Yorkshire, England. the daughter of Joseph Metcalfe and Mary Hebden. Christopher Walker and Elizabeth Metcalfe had their marr …

    Sources (35)

    • Elizabeth Walker in entry for Joseph Walker, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"
    • Elizabeth in entry for Thomas Walker, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
    • Elizabeth Metcalfe in entry for Christopher Walker, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "

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