Elizabeth Liter

1813–
Frederick, Maryland, United States

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Liter was born on 31 January 1813, in Frederick, Maryland, United States, her father, Henry W. Liter, was 37 and her mother, Mary Mikesell, was 32.

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Family Time Line

Henry W. Liter
1776–1853
Mary Mikesell
1780–1871
Rebecca Liter
1801–1835
Elijah Liter
1812–
Ann Liter
1803–1826
Mary Ann Liter
1804–1841
Jacob Liter
1806–1836
Elizabeth Liter
1808–1830
John Liter
1810–1889
Sarah Liter
1811–1829
Elizabeth Liter
1813–
Elizah Liter
1813–
Elisha A. Liter
1814–1902
Noah Liter
1816–1847
Diadem Liter
1819–
Didame Liter
1819–
Emily Catherine Liter
1821–1875
Martha Jane Liter
1824–1903

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World Events (3)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 6

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1820 · Making States Equal

Age 7

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1820 · Making Land more affordable

Age 7

"The United States law requiring full payment at the time of purchase and registration of any land. to help encourage sales and make land more affordable, Congress reduced the minimum price of dollar per acre and the minimum size that could be purchased. Most of this land for sale was located on the frontier which was then ""The West"". This Act was good for many Americans, but it was also over used by wealthy investors."

Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. Perhaps an altered spelling of German Leiter or English Lighter .

Possible Related Names

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

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