Elizabeth E Lockhart

17 August 1879–11 January 1953 (Age 73)
West Vincent Township, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Elizabeth E

When Elizabeth E Lockhart was born on 17 August 1879, in West Vincent Township, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, John D Lockhart, was 26 and her mother, Rachel Ann Smith, was 34. She married Edward Beaver Detweiler on 24 February 1897, in Chester, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Vincent Township, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States in 1900. She died on 11 January 1953, in Prospect Park, Delaware, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 73.

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Family Time Line

Edward Beaver Detweiler
Elizabeth E Lockhart
Marriage: 24 February 1897
Edward Beaver Detwiler Jr

Spouse and Children

24 February 1897
Chester, Pennsylvania, United States


Parents and Siblings

    John D Lockhart


    Rachel Ann Smith





    Oscar Walter Lockart



    Bertha Lockhart


World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 2

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 3

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 21

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish: of uncertain origin, probably from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements loc ‘lock’, ‘bolt’ + hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’.2 English: occupational name for a herdsman in charge of a sheep or cattlefold, from Old English loc ‘enclosure’, ‘fold’ + hierde ‘herd(er)’.3 Americanized form of German Luckhardt .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lizzie E Detweiler in household of John Lockart, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Lizzie E Lockart in household of David Lockart, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Elizabeth E Detwiler, "United States Census, 1920"

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