Elizabeth Ann Holdaway

14 July 1829–14 January 1905 (Age 75)
Hawkins, Tennessee, United States

The Life Summary of Elizabeth Ann

When Elizabeth Ann Holdaway was born on 14 July 1829, in Hawkins, Tennessee, United States, her father, Timothy Holdaway Jr., was 27 and her mother, Mary Elizabeth Trent, was 26. She married Thomas Woolsey on 28 January 1846, in Nauvoo Township, Hancock, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She immigrated to Utah, United States in 1850 and lived in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States in 1839 and Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1900. She died on 14 January 1905, in San Bernardino, California, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Pioneer Memorial Cemetery, San Bernardino, San Bernardino, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Godfretz Rabel
Elizabeth Ann Holdaway
Marriage: 8 October 1849
Mary Melvina Rabel
Emma Rosalia Rabel
Isabel Alice Rabel
Frederick Henry Rabel
Timothy Daniel Rabel
Sheadrick Johnson Rabel
Hiram David Rabel

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 October 1849Illinois, United States
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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.
    1839 · Nauvoo is Settled
    Age 10
    After the Saints had been chased out of Missouri they moved to a swampy area located next to the Mississippi River. Here they settled and named the place Nauvoo which translates into the city beautiful.
    1850 · Los Angeles Is Incorporated
    Age 21
    Los Angeles was incorporated as a municipality on April 4, 1850.

    Name Meaning

    English (Hampshire): variant of Holloway .

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

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    Story Highlight

    History of Thomas Woolsey

    HISTORY OF THOMAS WOOLSEY He was a brother of our Great-Grandfather James Hopkins Woolsey His name is on the This Is The Place Monument at Salt Lake City, Utah. I have been to his grave at Wales, …

    Sources (16)

    • A Elizabeth, "United States Census, 1900"
    • E A Rabel, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"
    • Betty Rable in household of Henry Rable, "United States Census, 1870"

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