Elizabeth Sawyer

about 1802–
England, United Kingdom

The Life of Elizabeth

Elizabeth Sawyer was born about 1802, in England, United Kingdom. She had at least 1 son with Henry Sawyer.

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Family Time Line

Henry Sawyer
1800–
Elizabeth Sawyer
1802–
Henry Sawyer
1826–

Spouse and Children

children

(1)

World Events (3)

1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

Age 6

The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.
1815

Age 13

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Age 21

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for someone who earned his living by sawing wood, Middle English saghier, an agent derivative of sagh(en) ‘to saw’.2 Americanized form of some like-sounding Jewish surname or a translation of Seger .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Elizabeth in entry for Henry Sawyer, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Elizabeth in entry for Henry Sawyer, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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