Elizabeth M Springfield

18 May 1855–8 September 1886 (Age 31)
Murray, Georgia, United States

The Life of Elizabeth M

When Elizabeth M Springfield was born on 18 May 1855, in Murray, Georgia, United States, her father, Hugh Springfield, was 34 and her mother, Anna Nix, was 32. She married James H Springfield on 2 March 1874, in Cooke, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Jefferson, Alabama, United States for about 10 years. She died on 8 September 1886, in Cooke, Texas, United States, at the age of 31, and was buried in Marysville Cemetery, Marysville, Cooke, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

James H Springfield
1859–1933
Elizabeth M Springfield
1855–1886
Marriage: 2 March 1874
John Wesley Hubbard Springfield

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
2 March 1874
Cooke, Texas, United States
children

(1)

    John Wesley Hubbard Springfield

    MaleMale

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

    Vesta Louisa Springfield

    Female1844–1906Female

    James Springfield

    Male1845–Male

    Adeline Springfield

    Female1847–Female

    Louisa Springfield

    Female1848–Female

    Sarah Jane Springfield

    Female1850–Female

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1861

Age 6

Civil War History - Some 11,000 Georgians gave their lives in defense of their state a state that suffered immense destruction. But wars end brought about an even more dramatic figure to tell: 460,000 African-Americans were set free from the shackles of slavery to begin new lives as free people.
1863

Age 8

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1865

Age 10

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Essex, recorded in Domesday Book as Springinghefelda and as Springafelda, probably from Old English Springingafeld ‘pasture (feld) of the people who live by a spring’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • E Springfield in household of H Springfield, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Eliza Springfield in household of Hugh Springfield, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Eliza Springfield, "Texas, County Marriage Records, 1837-1965"

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