Elizabeth Louiza Gist

23 May 1846–4 September 1934 (Age 88)
Alabama, United States

The Life of Elizabeth Louiza

When Elizabeth Louiza Gist was born on 23 May 1846, in Alabama, United States, her father, James Gist, was 21 and her mother, Lavina, was 23. She married William C. Pogue on 6 January 1865, in Union, Kentucky, United States. She lived in Pinal, Arizona, United States in 1920. She died on 4 September 1934, in Douglas, Cochise, Arizona, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Florence, Pinal, Arizona, United States.

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Family Time Line

William C. Pogue
Elizabeth Louiza Gist
Marriage: 6 January 1865

Spouse and Children

6 January 1865
Union, Kentucky, United States

Parents and Siblings

    James Gist






    Rebecca Jane Gist


    John H. Gist


    James D. Gist



    Markes L. Gist


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World Events (8)

1849 · Capitol Building Destroyed by Fire

Age 3

The capitol building in Montgomery was destroyed by fire on December 14, 1849, the 30th anniversary of the state.

Age 17

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 24

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Name Meaning

English (Devon and Cornwall): probably a variant spelling of Guest .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Adams in household of John T Adams, "United States Census, 1920"
  • James Gist, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Elizabeth Gist in entry for Sarah Eleanor Fry, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"

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