Elizabeth Stalcup

Brief Life History of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Stalcup was born on 22 June 1803, in Sumner, Tennessee, United States, her father, Swen Stalcup, was 39 and her mother, Barbara Miller, was 37. She married Jonathan Browning on 7 November 1826, in Sumner, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 8 daughters. She lived in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States in 1839 and Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States in 1850. She died on 21 May 1884, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Ogden City Cemetery, Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jonathan Browning
Elizabeth Stalcup
Marriage: 7 November 1826
Sarah Ann Browning
David Elias Browning
Barbara Jane Browning
John Wesley Browning
James Allen Browning
Asenath Elizabeth Browning
Martha Clarissa Browning
Mary Malvina Browning
Nancy Lavina Browning
Emma Eliza Browning
Jonathan Alma Browning
Melinda Vesta Browning

Sources (59)

  • Elizabeth Browning in household of Jonathan Browning, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Elizabeth Stalcup, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"
  • Elizabeth Stalcup Browning, "Find A Grave Index"

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Name Meaning

Americanized form of Swedish Stålkofta: soldier's name, meaning literally ‘steel cardigan’ (from stål ‘steel’, kofta ‘cardigan’), referring to the metal armor that soldiers once wore. The surname Stålkofta is not found in Sweden. Compare Stallcop and Stallcup .

History: The progenitor of the Stalcups was Johan Anderson Stålkofta from Sweden, who arrived in New Sweden (now DE) in 1641. His father's name was Anders Andriessen.

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

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Elizabeth Stalcup Browning

HISTORY OF ELIZABETH STALCUP BROWNING *Elizabeth Stalcup Browning is the 2nd great grandmother of the thirteen children of Jesse S. & Lilith P. Wilson Born - 22 June 1804 - Tennesee Died - 21 …

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