Elizabeth Pickens

5 September 1829–20 October 1911 (Age 82)
Hamilton, Ohio, United States

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Pickens was born on 5 September 1829, in Hamilton, Ohio, United States, her father, Elias Pickens, was 29 and her mother, Jemima Wimmer, was 24. She married William P. Snodgrass on 1 March 1871, in Henry, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Liberty Township, Henry, Indiana, United States for about 60 years. She died on 20 October 1911, in Ashland, Liberty Township, Henry, Indiana, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Batson Cemetery, Millville, Liberty Township, Henry, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

William P. Snodgrass
Elizabeth Pickens
Marriage: 1 March 1871
Martha May Wood

Spouse and Children

1 March 1871
Henry, Indiana, United States


    Martha May Wood


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World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 1

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

Age 7

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.
1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 31

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: variant of Picken .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Pickens in household of Elias Pickens, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Elisabeth Snodgrass, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Elizabeth Snodgrass, "United States Census, 1910"

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