Elizabeth Liter

1776–1844 (Age 68)
Middletown, Frederick, Maryland, United States

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Liter was born in 1776, in Middletown, Frederick, Maryland, United States, her father, Johannes Leiter, was 30 and her mother, Catharine Beaver, was 25. She married Andrew Lydick in 1797, in Bourbon, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She died in 1844, in Marion, Missouri, United States, at the age of 68.

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Elizabeth Liter
Andrew Lydick
Marriage: 1797
Nancy Elizabeth Lydick
John Lydick
Andrew Lydick

Spouse & Children

Bourbon, Kentucky, United States


  • Female1800–1833Female

  • John Lydick


  • Andrew Lydick


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+5 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 0

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.

Age 0

Maryland is the 7th state.
1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 18

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

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.

Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Liter, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • Will of John Lyter Sr. in Kentucky Probate Records, 1727-1990; pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1951-20785-50876-39
  • Legacy NFS Source: Elizabeth (Betsy) Liter -

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