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Joseph Ely SrAge: 51 years17751827

Name
Joseph Ely Sr
Given names
Joseph
Surname
Ely
Name suffix
Sr
Birth November 12, 1775 50 45
MarriageFrances HixView this family
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Kentucky County, Virginia Formed December 31, 1776 (Age 13 months)

Note: Kentucky County (then alternately spelled Kentucke County) was formed by the Commonwealth of Virginia by dividing Fincastle County, VA. into three new counties: Kentucky, Washington, and Montgomery, effective December 31, 1776. During the three and one-half years of Kentucky County's existence, its seat of government was Harrodstown (then also known as Oldtown, later renamed Harrodsburg).
Articles of Confederation November 17, 1777 (Age 2 years)

Note: The Continental Congress submitted the Articles of Confederation to the states for ratification. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Articles_of_Confederation
Kentucky County, Virginia Abolished June 30, 1780 (Age 4 years)

Note: Kentucky County was abolished on June 30, 1780, when it was divided into Fayette, Jefferson, and Lincoln counties of Virginia.[1] These later petitioned together to separate from Virginia, which was approved by the Virginia House of Delegates.
Death of a fatherThomas Ely Sr
about 1782 (Age 6 years)
Kentucky Becomes 15th State June 25, 1792 (Age 16 years)

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Lincoln County, Kentucky Formed June 25, 1792 (Age 16 years)

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 17 years)

Note: Geo. Washington relected to his second term as president.
Death of a motherJane Elizabeth Smith
about 1796 (Age 20 years)
Burial of a motherJane Elizabeth Smith
about 1796 (Age 20 years)
Knox County, Kentucky Formed December 19, 1799 (Age 24 years)

Note: Knox County was officially formed on December 19, 1799. Losing counties were Lincoln County.
Birth of a daughter
#1
Rachel Ely
July 2, 1806 (Age 30 years)
Rockcastle County, Kentucky Formed January 8, 1810 (Age 34 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 36 years)

Note: New Madrid Earthquake reverses course of Mississippi River.(http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_Madrid_earthquake)
Harlan County, Kentucky Formed January 28, 1819 (Age 43 years)

Note: Harlan County was officially formed on January 28, 1819. Losing counties were Knox County.
Marriage of a childHiram JonesRachel ElyView this family
about 1824 (Age 48 years)
Death November 2, 1827 (Age 51 years)
Last change December 18, 201215:10:22

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father
mother
Marriage: about 1750Pennsylvania, USA
26 years
himself
Joseph Ely Sr
Birth: November 12, 1775 50 45Bedford County, Virginia, USA
Death: November 2, 1827Lee County, Virginia, USA
Family with Frances Hix - View this family
himself
Joseph Ely Sr
Birth: November 12, 1775 50 45Bedford County, Virginia, USA
Death: November 2, 1827Lee County, Virginia, USA
wife
Frances Hix
Birth: November 26, 1778 27 14Washington, Rappahanock County, Virginia, USA
Death: April 16, 1861Lee County, Virginia, USA
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daughter