Rebecca Eldora Woodworth

1856–1 August 1883 (Age 27)
New York, United States

The Life Summary of Rebecca Eldora

When Rebecca Eldora Woodworth was born in 1856, in New York, United States, her father, Asa Theodore Woodworth, was 42 and her mother, Gertrude Roseboom, was 30. She married William V Beebe on 24 November 1881, in Hillsdale, Hillsdale, Michigan, United States. She lived in Farmington, Ontario, New York, United States in 1860 and Hillsdale, Hillsdale, Michigan, United States in 1880. She died on 1 August 1883, in Fayette Township, Hillsdale, Michigan, United States, at the age of 27.

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Family Time Line

William V Beebe
1844–1913
Rebecca Eldora Woodworth
1856–1883
Marriage: 24 November 1881

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    24 November 1881Hillsdale, Hillsdale, Michigan, United States
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)

    1863
    Age 7
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg
    Age 7
    The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
    1865
    Age 9
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    Name Meaning

    English (Lancashire): variant of Woodward or Wadworth, the latter being a habitational name from Wadworth in Yorkshire, which is derived from the Old English personal name Wada, Wadda + Old English worth ‘enclosure’.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Woodward

    Sources (7)

    • Rebecca Woodorth in household of A F Woodorth, "United States Census, 1870"
    • R Eldora Woodworth Clark, "Michigan, County Marriages, 1820-1940"
    • Rebecca Eldora Beebe, "Michigan Deaths, 1867-1897"

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