Elizabeth Athey

about 1782–16 February 1833 (Age 51)
Allegany, Maryland, United States

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Athey was born about 1782, in Allegany, Maryland, United States, her father, James Benjamin Athey, was 29 and her mother, Rebecca McAtee, was 20. She married Mathew Ball Jr on 9 February 1802, in Allegany, Maryland, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. She died on 16 February 1833, in Sarahsville, Center Township, Noble, Ohio, United States, at the age of 51.

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Family Time Line

Mathew Ball Jr
1783–1833
Elizabeth Athey
1782–1833
Marriage: 9 February 1802
Mathew Ball
1804–1874
Susanna Ball
1817–
Daniel Ball
1807–1888
Nancy Ball
1808–
Caleb Ball
1810–1850
Sarah Ball
1814–1886
Thomas Ball
1816–
John Wesley Ball
1819–1899
Ruth Ann Ball
1821–1870
Margaret A. Ball
1823–1914

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
9 February 1802
Allegany, Maryland, United States
children

(10)

    Mathew Ball

    Male1804–1874Male

    Male1807–1888Male

    Nancy Ball

    Female1808–Female

    Male1810–1850Male

    Sarah Ball

    Female1814–1886Female

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    James Benjamin Athey

    Male1753–1825Male

    Rebecca McAtee

    Female1762–1827Female

siblings

(10)

    Female1782–1833Female

    Female1782–Female

    Birch Athey

    Female1790–1791Female

    Samuel Walter Athey

    Male1792–1880Male

    Burgess Athey

    Male1794–1875Male

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1783 · A Free America

Age 1

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.
1789

Age 7

Historical Boundaries - 1789: Allegany, Maryland, United States
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 18

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

Name Meaning

1 English (mainly Yorkshire): topographic name for someone dwelling ‘at the enclosure’, Middle English atte hey (from Old English (ge)hæg ‘enclosure’).2 Irish: variant of Athy .

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

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