Elizabeth HIGDON

Elizabeth HIGDON[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7]

Female 1846 - 1920

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  • Name  Elizabeth HIGDON 
    Nickname  Betty 
    Born  22 Feb 1846  Macon County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
    Gender  Female 
    Died  7 Oct 1920  North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 11, 13, 14
    Buried  Buncombe County, North Carolina -Acton Church Cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 15
    Person ID  I1672  Schultheis
    Last Modified  18 Jun 2007 

    Father  William Huffman HIGDON,   b. 14 Sep 1816, Burke County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 May 1903, Macon County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Eva Jane BUCHANAN,   b. Abt Sep 1814, Burke County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Mar 1891, Macon County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  2 Dec 1837  Macon County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F1000  Group Sheet

    Family  William Alexander HOLBROOK,   b. 18 Aug 1837, Macon County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Aug 1931, Buncombe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  Abt 1871  [16, 17
    Children 
     1. Arpha Jane HOLBROOK,   b. 19 Jun 1874, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jul 1893, Macon County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. William HOLBROOK,   b. 22 Oct 1876, Macon County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Dec 1957, Macon County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. James Robert HOLBROOK,   b. 5 Oct 1878,   d. 20 Feb 1952, Macon County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Margaret HOLBROOK,   b. 4 Jun 1880, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 May 1964, Iredell County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Fannie E. HOLBROOK,   b. 18 Aug 1882, Macon County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 1960, Buncombe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Samuel Larkin HOLBROOK,   b. 30 Nov 1885, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Apr 1969, Buncombe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Franklin Alexander HOLBROOK,   b. 28 Dec 1888, Macon County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Mar 1974, Buncombe County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F482  Group Sheet

  • Headstones
    HIGDON, Elizabeth - Gravestone
    HIGDON, Elizabeth - Gravestone

  • Notes 
    • INDIVIDUAL NOTES:
      1850 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
      - HH # 523
      - Age 6, living with parents
      - Born in Macon County, North Carolina
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      1860 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
      - HH # 32
      - Given name was "Elizabeth"
      - Age 15, living with parents
      - Born in Macon County, North Carolina
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      1870 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
      - HH # 73, Ellijay Township
      - Given name was "Elizabeth"
      - Age 23, living with parents
      - Born in North Carolina
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      1880 Rabun County, Georgia census (microfilm):
      - HH # 149, Persimmon District # 171
      - Given name was "Elizabeth"
      - Age 34, married to William Holbrook
      - Born in North Carolina, father in North Carolina, mother in North Carolina
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      1900 Macon County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
      - HH # 188, Cowee Township
      - Age 54, born in Feb 1846, married to Alex Holbrook for 29 yrs
      - Born in Feb 1846
      - Mother of 7 children, 6 living
      - Born in North Carolina, father in North Carolina, mother in North Carolina
      - Can read and write
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      1910 Buncombe County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
      - HH # ??, Lower Hominy Township
      - Age 62, married to Elizabethva A. for ?? yrs
      - Had ? children, ? living
      - Born in North Carolina, father in North Carolina, mother in North Carolina
      - Speaks English
      - Can read and write
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      1920 Buncombe County, North Carolina census (microfilm):
      - HH # 189, Lower Hominy Township
      - Age 74, married to Elizabeth
      - Can read and write
      - Born in North Carolina, father in North Carolina, mother in North Carolina
      - Speaks English

  • Sources 
    1. [S451] Eddie Smith, Personal records.

    2. [S477] Buck Lyons, Personal records.

    3. [S162] Setzer and Allied Families, Page 59 & 152.

    4. [S377] Macon County Heritage - North Carolina, Volume I, Family History # 326.

    5. [S393] Descendants of Joseph Huffman Higdon and Margaret, Page 9.

    6. [S249] Holbrook, Descendants of Ralph Calloway and Sarah, Page 41.

    7. [S155] Franklin Press, Obituary of William Holbrook dated 19 Dec 1957.

    8. [S451] Eddie Smith, Personal records.
      date/location

    9. [S491] 1850 Macon County, North Carolina Census, Microfilm, HH # 523.
      date (1844)/location

    10. [S162] Setzer and Allied Families, Page 59.
      date

    11. [S393] Descendants of Joseph Huffman Higdon and Margaret, Page 9.
      date

    12. [S249] Holbrook, Descendants of Ralph Calloway and Sarah, Page 41.
      date

    13. [S575] Find-A-Grave, Memorial # 18550834.
      date

    14. [S249] Holbrook, Descendants of Ralph Calloway and Sarah, Page 41.
      date (Oct 1920)

    15. [S575] Find-A-Grave, Memorial # 18550834.
      location

    16. [S377] Macon County Heritage - North Carolina, Volume I, Family History # 326.
      date

    17. [S344] 1900 Macon County, North Carolina Census, Microfil, HH # 188, Cowee Twsp.
      date/location