Person:Elizabeth Archer (12)

Elizabeth Archer
b.ABT 1722
m. Bef. 1704
  1. Ann ArcherAbt 1704 - Bef 1810
  2. Lt. Sampson ArcherAbt 1705 - 1791
  3. John Archer, of Middle RiverAbt 1710 - Aft 1780
  4. Elizabeth ArcherAbt 1722 - Aft 1780
  5. Elizabeth Ann 'Betsy' Archer1725 -
  6. Elizabeth "Jane" Archer1725 - 1822
m. Abt. 1740
  1. Capt. John Stuart1740 - 1831
Facts and Events
Name Elizabeth Archer
Gender Female
Birth? ABT 1722 Secondary date: 1 JUL 1722
Marriage Abt. 1740 to John Stuart, Tailor
Death? Aft. May 1780 poss. Greenbrier County, Virginia
Alt Death? 1809 Secondary date: 1 JUL 1809


"Elizabeth" Archer, wife of John Stuart (Stewart) is named in the following Chalkley's records:

  • Vol. 1 - MARCH, 1768 (D). - Archer vs. John Stewart and Elizabeth, his wife.--Exd., 1767.
  • Vol. 1 - MARCH, 1772 (B). - Rebeccah Archer vs. John Archer.--Chancery. Writ 23d November, 1772. Plaintiff and defendant have been married upwards of 30 years, and has suffered most cruel usage from her husband. Prayer for separate maintenance. Answer admits all drunkenness. "Whereas John Archer has abused Rebekah, his wife, and denies his marriage to her, we, the under named persons, do certify that we were eye and ear witnesses to ye above persons being lawfully married in ye County Tiroon. Given under our hands, this 16th day of November, 1771. (Signed) James Sayers, Rebekah Sayers, Hannah Sayers, Sarah Renick, Sampson Archer, Elizabeth (her x mark) Stuart." Decree for separate maintenance, according to contract between the parties, dated 7th March, 1772. (Note: Elizabeth Stuart was the wife of John Stuart).
  • Page 164.--20th May, 1780. John Archer's will--To wife, Rebecca; to brother, Sampson Archer; to sister, Elizabeth Stuart; to William Blair's daughter, Rebecca; to John Blayr, son of my friend William Blair; to Mary Ross, wife of Robert Ross; to the poor, whether friends or strangers, remainder of estate. Executors. John' Poage, Robert Armstrong. Teste: William Clunie, William Blear, James Anderson, John Richey. (Note: John Archer was the brother of Elizabeth [Archer] Stuart).