Elizabeth Henderson Rudder

26 September 1872–28 May 1905 (Age 32)
Texas, United States

The Life of Elizabeth Henderson

When Elizabeth Henderson Rudder was born on 26 September 1872, in Texas, United States, her father, Samuel Houston Rudder, was 28 and her mother, Safronia E Price, was 21. She married Jo John Williams on 26 July 1891, in Jackson, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 28 May 1905, in Jackson, Alabama, United States, at the age of 32.

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Family Time Line

Jo John Williams
Elizabeth Henderson Rudder
Marriage: 26 July 1891
Myrtle E Williams
Annie Mae Williams
Willie Clyde Williams
Richard Rudder Williams

Spouse and Children

26 July 1891
Jackson, Alabama, United States




    Willie Clyde Williams


    Richard Rudder Williams


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 3

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.
1876 · Segregation Laws Are Passed

Age 4

A new state constitution was passed in 1876, announcing the segregation of schools.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 10

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.

Name Meaning

1 German: variant of Ruder 2.2 Altered spelling of German Ruder 1 and 2.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Bettie H Rudden in household of Samuel H Rudden, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Betty H Williams in household of Joe J Williams, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Elizabeth H. Rudder, "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950"

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