Elizabeth was the daughter of William R. Thatcher and Sarah Mills. She was most likely born in Clinton County, Indiana where her father appears in the 1840 census, and where her mother is also buried. Her mother died in 1846, where upon her father married Deborah Ann Young in the same year.
The family removed to Porter County sometime between 1850 and 1858, where Elizabeth married America Axe on March 23, 1859.
Elizabeth and America spent their married life in Valparaiso. The following known children came from the marriage: Ella, William, Emma, Martha, Charles and Ray.
William Thatcher (1799 - 1885)
Sarah Mills Thatcher (1802 - 1846)
America F Axe (1831 - 1902)*
Amos Thatcher (1823 - 1849)*
Daniel Thatcher (1832 - 1901)*
Elizabeth C Thatcher Axe (1841 - 1914)
Note: Sources: OH. Genweb: Warren County marriages, IN. Genweb: Porter - Obits, Clinton – Cemeteries, Ancestry.com: 1840-1850 Census Clinton, Indiana , 1850-1880 Census Valparaiso, Porter, Indiana, Indiana Marriage Collection, Rootsweb.com: Richard That
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Record added: Mar 19, 2011
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