Elizabeth Dodson

1809–1851 (Age 41)
Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Dodson was born on 28 August 1809, in Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, John D Dodson, was 38 and her mother, Clarissa Harrison, was 27. She married Charles T Millard on 3 March 1831, in Huntington Mills, Huntington Township, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Huntington Township, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States in 1850. She died on 3 April 1851, in United States, at the age of 41, and was buried in Waterton Cemetery, Shickshinny, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Elizabeth Dodson
1809–1851
Charles T Millard
1807–1851
Marriage: 3 March 1831
Clarissa Ann Millard
1832–1914
Madison Wilbur Millard
1834–1881
Mary Malinda Millard
1837–1913
Elvira M. Millard
1839–1899
Miner Dodson Millard
1841–1843
Weston M. Millard
1843–1863
Addison Barclay Millard
1846–1875
Roselia Millard
1849–1927

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
3 March 1831
Huntington Mills, Huntington Township, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(8)

+3 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (7)

1812

Age 3

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1812 · Harrisburg Becomes the State Capital

Age 3

Harrisburg had important parts with migration, the Civil War, and the Industrial Revolution. 
1821 · Financial Relief for Public Land

Age 12

A United States law to provide financial relief for the purchasers of Public Lands. It permitted the earlier buyers, that couldn't pay completely for the land, to return the land back to the government. This granted them a credit towards the debt they had on land. Congress, also, extended credit to buyer for eight more years. Still while being in economic panic and the shortage of currency made by citizens, the government hoped that with the time extension, the economy would improve.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic form of Dodd .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Millard in household of Charles Millard, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Elizabeth Dodson Millard, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Stephen Dodson & Lydia 6 children, son of John Dodson 3 wives 20 children named in History of Luzerne County

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