Elizabeth C Rainbolt

12 June 1832–2 June 1906 (Age 74)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Elizabeth C

When Elizabeth C Rainbolt was born on 12 June 1832, in Tennessee, United States, her father, David Garner Rainbolt, was 16 and her mother, Lucy Jane Holdman, was 14. She married William Alexander Lipford on 16 August 1866, in Carter, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She lived in District 5, Grainger, Tennessee, United States in 1880 and Civil District 5, Johnson, Tennessee, United States in 1900. She died on 2 June 1906, at the age of 73, and was buried in Butler, Johnson, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Alexander Lipford
Elizabeth C Rainbolt
Marriage: 16 August 1866
Mary A Lipford
Ellen E Lipford
Mollie Lipford
Belva Arlis Lipford

Spouse and Children

16 August 1866
Carter, Tennessee, United States


    Mary A Lipford


    Mollie Lipford


    Ellen E Lipford



Parents and Siblings

    David Garner Rainbolt


    Lucy Jane Holdman





    William Harvey Rainbolt


    Jane Rainbolt



    Elizabeth Rainbolt


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World Events (8)

1835 · The Hermitage is Built

Age 3

The Hermitage located in Nashville, Tennessee was a plantation owned by President Andrew Jackson from 1804 until his death there in 1845. The Hermitage is now a museum.
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 4

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1862 · Battle of Shiloh

Age 30

The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.

Name Meaning

Variant of German Rainbold ( see Reinbold ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Lipford in household of William Lipford, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Elisabeth Rainbolt in household of Elisha Rainbolt, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Elizabeth Lipford in household of William A Lipford, "United States Census, 1870"

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