Elza Pickett

Alabama, United States

The Life Summary of Elza

When Elza Pickett was born in 1856, in Alabama, United States, her father, James Picket, was 38 and her mother, Elizabeth Boothe, was 31. She lived in Shelby, Alabama, United States in 1860.

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James Picket
Elizabeth Boothe
Braziel "Braz" Pickett CSA
Peter Pickett
Lewis Franklin Pickett
Thomas Pickett
Parthenia Slayden Pickett
Sarah Ann Pickett
Catherine "Katie" Pickett
Elza Pickett
Marion William Pickett
Newton Pickett

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World Events (8)

1861 · Alabama Secedes From Union
Age 5
Alabama became the fourth state to secede from the Union during the Civil War on January 11, 1861. Several days later, they joined the Confederate States of America. Montgomery, Alabama, became the capital for the Confederate States of America.
Age 7
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
Age 34
This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English, Old French personal name Picot, Pigot, a pet form of Pic ( see Pike 6). In Middle English, the form Piket (Old French Picquet) was also common.

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

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  • Elza Pecket in household of James Pecket, "United States Census, 1860"

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