Elizabeth Phillips

5 October 1877–31 December 1915 (Age 38)
Fulbright, Red River, Texas, United States

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Phillips was born on 5 October 1877, in Fulbright, Red River, Texas, United States, her father, Louis A. Phillips, was 28 and her mother, Nancy Beatrice Fly, was 24. She married Crawford Franklin Guest on 15 September 1895, in Detroit, Red River, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. She lived in Justice Precinct 8, Collin, Texas, United States in 1880 and Justice Precinct 4, Red River, Texas, United States in 1900. She died on 31 December 1915, in Millerton, McCurtain, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 38, and was buried in Millerton, McCurtain, Oklahoma, United States.

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Crawford Franklin Guest
Elizabeth Phillips
Marriage: 15 September 1895
Hallie M Guest
Linnie Belle Guest

Spouse and Children

    Crawford Franklin Guest



15 September 1895
Detroit, Red River, Texas, United States


    Hallie M Guest





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World Events (8)

1881 · Construction of the Fort Worth & Denver Railway

Age 4

Grenville M. Dodge oversaw the construction of the Fort Worth & Denver Railway. Work began at Hodge Junction, and eventually extended to the New Mexico border by 1888. Service began on April 1, 1888, with trains travelling between Fort Worth and Denver.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 13

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

English, Dutch, North German, and Jewish (western Ashkenazic): patronymic from the personal name Philip . In North America this name has also absorbed cognate names from other European languages, for example Italian Filippi , Polish Filipowicz .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Elisabeth Phillips in household of A L Phillips, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Bettie Guest in household of Frank G Guest, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Elizabeth Phillips, "Texas, County Marriage Records, 1837-1965"

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