Elizabeth Sophia Biddlecome

1854–12 February 1928 (Age 74)
Nebraska, United States

The Life Summary 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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Family Time Line

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

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World Events (8)

1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines
Age 3
The Capitol was located in Iowa City until the 1st General Assembly of Iowa recognized that the Capitol should be moved farther west than Iowa City. Land was found two miles from the Des Moines River to start construction of the new building. Today the Capitol building still stands on its original plot.
Age 9
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
Age 21
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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Sources (13)

  • Elizabeth Beadle Comb in household of Nate Beadlecomb, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Elizabeth Biddlecome in household of Nathan Biddlecome, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Elizabeth Newel, "United States Census, 1900"

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