Elizabeth Sophia Biddlecome

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

The Life 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 Iowa, United States in 1870 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

Spouse and Children

22 February 1871


Parents and Siblings



+1 More Child

World Events (8)


Age 9

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

Age 13

Nebraska is the 37th state.
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.

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Sources (3)

  • 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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