Elizabeth Catherine Snyder

20 January 1835–13 July 1920 (Age 85)
Yazoo, Mississippi, United States

The Life Summary of Elizabeth Catherine

When Elizabeth Catherine Snyder was born on 20 January 1835, in Yazoo, Mississippi, United States, her father, Charles W. Snyder, was 23 and her mother, Susan Hail, was 19. She married John B Perkins on 19 May 1853, in Barry, Clay, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Justice Precinct 8, Williamson, Texas, United States for about 30 years and Williamson, Texas, United States in 1920. She died on 13 July 1920, in Round Rock, Williamson, Texas, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Round Rock, Williamson, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

John B Perkins
Elizabeth Catherine Snyder
Marriage: 19 May 1853
John Lavender
Annie M. Seke

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    19 May 1853Barry, Clay, Missouri, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 1
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
    Age 3
    Historical Boundaries - 1838: Franklin, Arkansas, United States
    Age 26
    Arkansas supplied an estimated 50,000 men to the Confederate Army andabout 15,000 to the Union Army.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of German and Jewish (Ashkenazic) Schneider ‘tailor’ and of its Slavic(ized) variants, such as Slovak, Slovenian, and Croatian Šnajder, Czech Šnajdr (see also Snider 1).Dutch: variant, archaic or Americanized, of Snijder, an occupational name for a tailor, from an agent derivative of Middle Dutch sniden ‘to cut’.

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

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    Sources (9)

    • Elizabeth C Perkins, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Miss Elizabeth Snider in entry for Mr John Perkins, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"
    • Elizzie C Perkins, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"

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