Elizabeth was born in 1741. Her parents are not known.

At the age of 25 years, she met and married William Wann at the Amityville Church, (St. Paul's Luthern & Reformed) Amity Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania, on December 27, 1766.

They had eleven children who were, Henry, Jacob, John, Catherine, Daniel, Susana, Elizabeth, Thomas, Christina, Abraham, and Isaac.

Elizabeth died at the age of 75 in 1816.