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Elizabeth Swann, also known as Elizabeth Turner, , currently known as Liz Turner, also called Miss Swann and Mrs. Turner is one of the main characters on Once Upon a Time.  from Pirates of the Caribbean and. She debuts in Curse of the Black Pearll and is portrayed by Keira Knightly.

Elizabeth Swann is based on the character of the same name from the Pirates of the Caribbean franchise


Before First Curse

Elizabeth Swann is born in the Caribbean world to Weatherby Swann and his wife. However, Elizabeth's mother dies at sea [1] (At World's End)

Sometime in her early life, Elizabeth fell in love with the thoughts of pirates, finding them fascinated, which also worried her father. One day, on the voyage from England to the Americas, Elizabeth sings the song she had always grown fond of.


Mrs. Swann
Weatherby Swann
Elizabeth Swann
William Turner II
Turner III
Evie Turner



  • Elizabeth is a feminine given name derived from the Ancient Greek Ἐλισάβετ (Elisabet, Modern Greek pronunciation Elisávet), which is a form of the Hebrew name Elisheva, meaning "My God is an oath" or "My God is abundance" [2]
  • Elizabeth's maiden surname comes from an old family English-French name, usually refering to swans[3] who symbolizes love grace, union, purity, beauty, dreams, balance,elegance, partnership and transformation[4]

Character Notes

  • Although not specifically stated, Elizabeth did become the Pirate Lord of the South China Sea, as it was Sao Feng's title before he passed it over to her.
  • Elizabeth kept her childhood friend Will's pendant with her.
  • She was twelve years old when her husband was fished out of the sea and is twenty by the time of Curse of the Black Pearl. She is approximately in her late 30s early 40s by the time of Once Upon a Time in the Enchanted Forest.
  • The first time she has worn male clothes was when she was wearing Royal Navy soldier clothes.
  • She liked the name Evelyn and in fact named her daughter mostly after her mother.
  • She named her son after her boy's grandfather.
  • She is sometimes confused with Emma Swan by their unknown enemies. Sometimes people also think they're related with their last name and it takes both Emma's son and Elizabeth's to tell them they are wrong.
  • Elizabeth is twenty by the time of The Curse of the Black Pearl and then twenty-two by At World's End.

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