Elizabeth Sophia Biddlecome

Brief Life History of Elizabeth Sophia

When Elizabeth Sophia Biddlecome was born in 1854, in Nebraska, United States, her father, Nathan Biddlecome, was 30 and her mother, Rhube Ann Abbott, was 33. She married John Hesley Newell on 22 February 1871. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Dewey, Oklahoma, United States in 1910 and Taloga, Dewey, Oklahoma, United States in 1920. She died on 12 February 1928, at the age of 74.

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John Hesley Newell
Elizabeth Sophia Biddlecome
Marriage: 22 February 1871
Charles Henry Newell
Edith M. Newell
Jesse Albert Newell
Archie Leroy Newell

Sources (16)

  • Elizabeth Beadle Comb in household of Nate Beadlecomb, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Sophia E Newell, "Oklahoma, County Marriages, 1890-1995"
  • Sophia, "Oregon, Oregon State Archives, Death Records, 1864-1967"

World Events (8)


Historical Boundaries: 1855: Pawnee, Nebraska Territory, United States 1867: Pawnee, Nebraska, United States


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

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English: see Biddiscombe .

Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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