Caroline Elizabeth Suggs

22 March 1865–26 June 1926 (Age 61)
Shannon, Missouri, United States

The Life of Caroline Elizabeth

When Caroline Elizabeth Suggs was born on 22 March 1865, in Shannon, Missouri, United States, her father, Andrew Jackson Suggs, was 37 and her mother, Mary Ann Sessie Smith, was 38. She married Francis Marion Sellers on 26 December 1881, in Hamilton, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Missouri, United States in 1870 and Justice Precinct 3, Jones, Texas, United States in 1910. She died on 26 June 1926, in Wichita, Texas, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in Wichita Falls, Wichita, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Francis Marion Sellers
1861–1946
Caroline Elizabeth Suggs
1865–1926
Marriage: 26 December 1881
William Francis Sellers
1884–1922
Jackson Sellers
1889–1959
Florence M Sellers
1891–
Christopher Columbus Sellers
1894–1945
Isaac Edward Sellers
1896–1958
Clara Elizabeth Sellers
1898–1957

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
26 December 1881
Hamilton, Texas, United States
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Andrew Jackson Suggs

    Male1827–1871Male

    Mary Ann Sessie Smith

    Female1827–1867Female

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 1

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.
1870 · Texas Is Restored to the Union

Age 5

Congress restored Texas to the Union on March 30, 1870, despite not yet meeting all of the requirements established for re-admittance.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 17

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

Name Meaning

Probably an English patronymic from Sugg .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Caroline Suggs in household of Jackson Suggs, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Caroline Suggs in household of Jackson Suggs, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Carry Sellers, "United States Census, 1910"

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