Elizabeth Bell Woolam

6 July 1891–14 April 1971 (Age 79)
San Augustine, San Augustine, Texas, United States

The Life Summary of Elizabeth Bell

When Elizabeth Bell Woolam was born on 6 July 1891, in San Augustine, San Augustine, Texas, United States, her father, John Columbus Rufus Woolam, was 24 and her mother, Eunice Mary Horn, was 25. She married Eligh Oscar Pinkston on 22 October 1909, in Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Cameron, Texas, United States in 1935 and Justice Precinct 3, Cameron, Texas, United States in 1940. She died on 14 April 1971, in Harlingen, Cameron, Texas, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in San Benito, Cameron, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Eligh Oscar Pinkston
Elizabeth Bell Woolam
Marriage: 22 October 1909
Ima Adele Day
Eddie Pinkston
Sydney Roderick Pinkston

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 October 1909Texas, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
    Age 5
    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
    Age 13
    Historical Boundaries: 1904: Cameron, Texas, United States
    1912 · The Girl Scouts
    Age 21
    Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Wollam .Americanized form of German Ulm .

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

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    Sources (11)

    • Belle Pinkstone in household of Oscar E Pinkstone, "United States Census, 1930"
    • Lizzie Belle Woolam, "Texas, County Marriage Records, 1837-1965"
    • Elizabeth Pinkston, "Texas, Deaths, 1890-1976"

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