Elizabeth A. VEITCH

27 February 1899–1 May 1954 (Age 55)
Waddington, St. Lawrence, New York, United States

The Life of Elizabeth A.

When Elizabeth A. VEITCH was born on 27 February 1899, in Waddington, St. Lawrence, New York, United States, her father, Adam VEITCH, was 41 and her mother, Anna L. ADAMS, was 38. She lived in Waddington, Waddington, St. Lawrence, New York, United States in 1900. She died on 1 May 1954, at the age of 55.

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Elizabeth A. VEITCH
Thomas Edwin VEITCH
Jessie Jennie VEITCH

Parents and Siblings

    Adam VEITCH


    Anna L. ADAMS




World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1900 · Giving Puerto Rico an American Welcome

Age 1

A law that established government on the island of Puerto Rico and gave all Puerto Ricans citizenship. This law was replaced by the Jones–Shafroth Act in 1917.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 17

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

Scottish (Norman): from a derivative of Latin vacca ‘cow’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a cowherd or a nickname for a gentle person.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Veitch in household of Adam Veitch, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Elisebeth Veitch in household of Adam Veitch, "New York State Census, 1905"
  • Elizabeth A Veitch in household of Adam Veitch, "United States Census, 1930"

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