Elizabeth Muirhead

Female25 September 1881–3 July 1919

Brief Life History of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Muirhead was born on 25 September 1881, in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States, her father, George Muirhead, was 29 and her mother, Sarah Ann Crowton, was 17. She married Walter C Pipe on 14 November 1907, in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in St. Louis, Missouri, United States in 1900. She died on 3 July 1919, in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States, at the age of 37, and was buried in Bellefontaine Cemetery, St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Walter C Pipe
Elizabeth Muirhead
Marriage: 14 November 1907
Walter G Pipe
Elizabeth Margaret Pipe
Raymond Pipe
Ralph Nixon Pipe

Sources (8)

  • Elizabeth Muirhead in household of George Muirhead, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Marriage license - St. Louis, St. Louis, Missiouri, 1871-1881 1907
  • Bessie Muirhead in entry for Bessie Muirhead, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    14 November 1907St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States
  • Children (4)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (6)

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    World Events (8)

    1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

    Age 1

    A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.


    Age 5

    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

    Age 15

    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish: habitational name from any of the places in southern Scotland so called, from Older Scots muir ‘moor’ + heid ‘head, end’.

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

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