Elisha B Liter

1843–1871 (Age 28)
Trimble, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Elisha B

When Elisha B Liter was born on 17 April 1843, in Trimble, Kentucky, United States, his father, Elijah Liter, was 31 and his mother, Matilda Hensley, was 35. He married Olivia J. Mullikin on 24 February 1869, in Trimble, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Kentucky, United States in 1870. He died on 24 April 1871, at the age of 28, and was buried in Bedford, Trimble, Kentucky, United States.

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Elisha B Liter
Olivia J. Mullikin
Marriage: 24 February 1869
Emily C Liter

Spouse & Children

  • Male1843–1871Male

  • Olivia J. Mullikin


24 February 1869
Trimble, Kentucky, United States


  • Emily C Liter


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World Events (6)


Age 3

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1850 · 8th Most Populated State

Age 7

According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.

Age 18

Kentucky sided with the Union during the Civil War, even though it is a southern state.

Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. Perhaps an altered spelling of German Leiter or English Lighter .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Elisha Lyter in household of Elijah Lyter, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Elisha Liter in household of Elijah Liter, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Elisha Liter in household of Elijah Liter, "United States Census, 1870"

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