Elza Pickett

1856–
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.

Photos and Memories (0)

Photos and Memories

Do you know Elza? Do you have a story about her that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

James Picket
1818–1864
Elizabeth Boothe
1825–1870
Braziel "Braz" Pickett CSA
1843–1921
Peter Pickett
1848–1889
Lewis Franklin Pickett
1847–1889
Thomas Pickett
1849–
Parthenia Slayden Pickett
1851–
Sarah Ann Pickett
1854–
Catherine "Katie" Pickett
1854–1933
Elza Pickett
1856–
Marion William Pickett
1859–1907
Newton Pickett
1864–1914

Parents and Siblings

Siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

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.
1863
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.

Possible Related Names

Pike

Sources (1)

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

Discover Even More

As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a FREE Account
Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
Share this with your family and friends.