Elizabeth Davis Ewalt

29 April 1818–4 March 1897 (Age 78)
Paris, Bourbon, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Elizabeth Davis

When Elizabeth Davis Ewalt was born on 29 April 1818, in Paris, Bourbon, Kentucky, United States, her father, John Ewalt, was 27 and her mother, Elizabeth Ravenscroft, was 35. She married George Ruddell Sharpe about 1833, in Scranton, Menifee, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Lewis, Missouri, United States in 1850 and Reddish Township, Lewis, Missouri, United States for about 20 years. She died on 4 March 1897, in La Belle, Lewis, Missouri, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in LaBelle Cemetery, La Belle Township, Lewis, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

David Hamilton Wilson
1815–1867
Elizabeth Davis Ewalt
1818–1897
Marriage: 9 June 1839
Hamilton Conrad Wilson
1840–1901
John Henry Wilson
1849–1901
Martha Jane Wilson
1842–1917
Deborah Wilson
1844–1887
William John Wilson
1846–1883
Annie Ewalt Wilson
1851–1867
Margaret Mack Wilson
1855–1936
James Henry Wilson
1858–1937

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
9 June 1839
Rush, Indiana, United States
children

(8)

    Hamilton Conrad Wilson

    Male1840–1901Male

    Martha Jane Wilson

    Female1842–1917Female

    Deborah Wilson

    Female1844–1887Female

    William John Wilson

    Male1846–1883Male

    John Henry Wilson

    Male1849–1901Male

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

    Henry Ewalt

    Male1810–1853Male

    Margaret Ewalt

    Female1813–1873Female

    Sallie Ewalt

    Female1813–Female

    Juliana Ewalt

    Female1815–1907Female

    Female1818–1897Female

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 1

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. 
1819 · First Commercial Oil Well Opens

Age 1

In 1819, in McCreary County, Kentucky along Cumberland River was the site of the first commercial oil well.
1846

Age 28

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

Variant of North German Ewald .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Wilson in household of Hamilton C Wilson, "United States Census, 1880"
  • E Wilson in household of David Wilson, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Elizabeth Wilson in household of David Wilson, "United States Census, 1850"

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