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
1805–1879
Elizabeth Stalcup
1803–1884
Marriage: 7 November 1826
Sarah Ann Browning
1827–1901
David Elias Browning
1829–1901
Barbara Jane Browning
1830–1898
John Wesley Browning
1832–1913
James Allen Browning
1833–1902
Asenath Elizabeth Browning
1835–1899
Martha Clarissa Browning
1837–1930
Mary Malvina Browning
1840–1931
Nancy Lavina Browning
1842–1875
Emma Eliza Browning
1843–1843
Jonathan Alma Browning
1844–1913
Melinda Vesta Browning
1847–1926

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"

World Events (8)

1804

Lewis and Clark set out from St. Louis, MO to explore the West.

1818

Illinois is the 21st state.

1825 · The Crimes Act

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

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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