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Elizabeth WileyAge: 80 years17911871

Elizabeth Wiley
Given names
Birth about 1791 17 36

Birth of a sisterMartha A. Wiley
about 1791

Kentucky Becomes 15th State June 25, 1792 (Age 17 months)

Lincoln County, Kentucky Formed June 25, 1792 (Age 17 months)

Note: Lincoln was one of the original three counties formed out of Virginia's Kentucky County. (The other two were Fayette and Jefferson counties.) These three were separated from Virginia to create the Commonwealth of Kentucky in 1792.
George Washington Relected December 5, 1792 (Age 23 months)

Note: Geo. Washington relected to his second term as president.
Birth of a brotherBenjamin L. Wiley Jr.
about 1793 (Age 2 years)

Marriage of parentsBenjamin WileyElizabeth ColletteView this family
between 1793 and 1794 (Age 2 years)
Address: Probably Henry County ... but no proof
Birth of a sisterRachel Wiley
about 1794 (Age 3 years)
DeFoe (Sweethome), Henry County, Kentucky, USA
Latitude: N38.2027 Longitude: W85.3150

Address: Sweethome is actualy DeFoe, Kentucky. According to the Henry County Historical Society, it was called Sweethome only for about 25 years in the late 1700's.
Knox County, Kentucky Formed December 19, 1799 (Age 8 years)

Note: Knox County was officially formed on December 19, 1799. Losing counties were Lincoln County.
Rockcastle County, Kentucky Formed January 8, 1810 (Age 19 years)

Note: Rockcastle County was officially formed on January 8, 1810. Losing counties were Lincoln, Pulaski, Madison and Knox counties.
New Madrid Earthquake December 16, 1811 (Age 20 years)

Note: New Madrid Earthquake reverses course of Mississippi River.(
Death of a motherElizabeth Collette
February 17, 1816 (Age 25 years)
Harlan County, Kentucky Formed January 28, 1819 (Age 28 years)

Note: Harlan County was officially formed on January 28, 1819. Losing counties were Knox County.
Marriage of a parentBenjamin WileyProvey DorseyView this family
December 20, 1824 (Age 33 years)
Death of a sisterRachel Wiley
about 1828 (Age 37 years)
Death of a fatherBenjamin Wiley
about 1833 (Age 42 years)
Death of a sisterMartha A. Wiley
about 1852 (Age 61 years)

Death of a brotherBenjamin L. Wiley Jr.
about 1859 (Age 68 years)

The American Civil War Begins April 12, 1861 (Age 70 years)

Note: The opening of the American Civil War - Battle of Fort Sumter, South Carolina.
The American Civil War Ends May 13, 1865 (Age 74 years)

Note: The American Civil War concludes with the surrender of Robert E. Lee in the Appomattax Courthouse at Appomattax, Virginia.
Death about 1871 (Age 80 years)

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Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: between 1793 and 1794Kentucky, USA
-5 years
elder brother
5 years
1 year
twin sister
3 years
younger brother
2 years
younger sister
Father’s family with Provey Dorsey - View this family
Marriage: December 20, 1824Henry County, Kentucky, USA