Elizabeth Dotson

1805–about 1886 (Age 81)
North Carolina, United States

The Life of Elizabeth

Elizabeth Dotson was born in 1805, in North Carolina, United States. She married Enoch B. Musgrave in 1826, in Johnson, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. She died about 1886, in Johnson, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 81.

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Family Time Line

Enoch B. Musgrave
1802–1875
Elizabeth Dotson
1805–1886
Marriage: 1826
Sarah Musgrave
1826–1872
Anna Musgrave
1832–1924
Sylvania Musgrave
1834–
Elcany F. Musgrave
1834–
John Musgrave
1836–
Saml A. Musgrave
1838–
William G. Musgrave
1840–
Frank Enoch Musgrave
1843–1914
Elizabeth Musgrave
1848–1911

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1826
Johnson, Tennessee, United States
children

(9)

    Sarah Musgrave

    Female1826–1872Female

    Anna Musgrave

    Female1832–1924Female

    Sylvania Musgrave

    Female1834–Female

    Elcany F. Musgrave

    Male1834–Male

    John Musgrave

    Male1836–Male

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1808

Age 3

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1812

Age 7

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 25

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Dodde ( see Dodd ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Musgrave, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Elizabeth Musgrove in household of Enock Musgrove, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Dotson in entry for Enoch Franklin Musgrave, "Iowa, County Death Records, 1880-1992"

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