Susan Elizabeth Hendrix

30 July 1846–21 May 1928 (Age 81)
Stokes, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Susan Elizabeth

When Susan Elizabeth Hendrix was born on 30 July 1846, in Stokes, North Carolina, United States, her father, David Hendrix Jr., was 32 and her mother, Barbra Halbrook, was 24. She married Augustus Theophilus Edwards on 28 November 1867, in Stokes, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Forsyth, North Carolina, United States in 1850 and Yadkin Township, Stokes, North Carolina, United States for about 40 years. She died on 21 May 1928, in Stokes, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Chestnut Grove United Methodist Church, Stokes, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Augustus Theophilus Edwards
Susan Elizabeth Hendrix
Marriage: 28 November 1867
Dora Florence Edwards
Bessie Florina Edwards
Mary Francis Edwards
Charles Wesley Edwards
David Franklin Edwards
Barbara Floyd Edwards
Samuel Troy Edwards
Ivy C Edwards

Spouse and Children

28 November 1867
Stokes, North Carolina, United States


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World Events (8)

1853 · First State Fair

Age 7

The first state fair in North Carolina was held in Raleigh and was put on by the North Carolina State Agricultural Society in 1853. The fair has been continuous except for during the American Civil War and Reconstruction and WWII.

Age 17

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 22

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

Name Meaning

Dutch and German (northwest): patronymic from the personal name Hendrik ( see Henry 1).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Susan E Edwards in household of Guss T Edwards, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Susan Edwards in household of Agusta Edwards, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Susan Hendrix in household of David Hendrix, "United States Census, 1860"

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