Elizabeth Jane Cantrell

18 November 1837–30 June 1889 (Age 51)
McMinn, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Elizabeth Jane

When Elizabeth Jane Cantrell was born on 18 November 1837, in McMinn, Tennessee, United States, her father, Jacob Cantrell, was 55 and her mother, Elizabeth W DeLong, was 43. She married James Jasper Van Hooser on 1 November 1860, in Webster, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Missouri, United States in 1870 and High Prairie, Webster, Missouri, United States in 1880. She died on 30 June 1889, in Webster, Missouri, United States, at the age of 51, and was buried in Sixteenth Cemetery, High Prairie Township, Webster, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Jasper Van Hooser
1839–
Elizabeth Jane Cantrell
1837–1889
Marriage: 1 November 1860
James Washington Vanhooser
1863–1944
John D Van Hooser
1864–
Mary Elizabeth A. VanHooser
1867–1910
Isaac Marion VanHooser
1868–1945
Jasper Newton Van Hooser
1872–1909
William Andrew Van Hooser
1874–1914
Jacob LaFayette Vanhooser
1876–1976
Rebecca Jane Van Hooser
1879–1902

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1 November 1860
Webster, Missouri, United States
children

(8)

    Male1863–1944Male

    John D Van Hooser

    Male1864–Male

    Mary Elizabeth A. VanHooser

    Female1867–1910Female

    Male1868–1945Male

    Jasper Newton Van Hooser

    Male1872–1909Male

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(24)

    Female1814–Female

    Valerie A Cantrell

    Female1815–Female

    Gabriel Cantrell

    Male1817–1847Male

    James Cantrell

    Male1818–Male

    Andrew Jackson Cantrell

    Male1821–1893Male

+19 More Children

World Events (8)

1838 · Lord Reveals the Name of His Chruch

Age 1

On April 26, 1838, The Lord reveals that the name of His Church should be The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. This revelation was given to the Prophet Joseph Smith, Jr. in Far West, Missouri.
1846

Age 9

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1860

Age 23

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from Cantrell in Devon, recorded as Canterhulle in 1330 , from an unexplained first element + Old English hyll ‘hill’.2 English: from Old French chanterelle ‘small bell’, ‘treble’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a bellmaker or ringer.3 English: diminutive of Canter .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth J Cantrell in household of David Cantrell, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Elisabeth J Vanhoover in household of James J Vanhoover, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Elizabeth V Vanhooser in household of Jasper J Vanhooser, "United States Census, 1870"

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