Elizabeth O. Choate

Female1825–23 December 1896

Brief Life History of Elizabeth O.

When Elizabeth O. Choate was born in 1825, in Dallas, Alabama, United States, her father, William Isaac Choate, was 24 and her mother, Mary Polly Anna Callen, was 19. She married Howard B Campbell on 30 September 1845, in Dallas, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Election Precinct 3 Woodlawn, Dallas, Alabama, United States for about 10 years. She died on 23 December 1896, in Dallas, Alabama, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Dallas, Alabama, United States.

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Howard B Campbell
Elizabeth O. Choate
Marriage: 30 September 1845
William Campbell
Virginia Adalaide Campbell
Howard Campbell
Robert Jefferson Campbell
James Monroe Campbell
Leonora Campbell
Martha B Campbell
Francis Marion Campbell
Florence Campbell
Mary Ann Campbell

Sources (8)

  • Elizabeth Campbell in household of Howard Campbell, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Elizabeth Choat, "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950"
  • Elizabeth Choat Campbell, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    30 September 1845Dallas, Alabama, United States
  • Children (10)

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    Siblings (9)

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    World Events (7)

    1825 · The Crimes Act

    Age 0

    The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

    1830 · The Second Great Awakening

    Age 5

    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.


    Age 21

    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    English (Essex and Suffolk): possibly a habitational name from Chute (Wilts), a place named for Chute Forest, which is found spelled as Choete in the 13th century.

    History: A John Choate who emigrated from England in 1643 and settled in Ipswich, MA, was the ancestor of several prominent 19th-century Choates, including Rufus Choate (1799–1859), who was one of the organizers of the Whig Party in MA, and Joseph Hodges Choate (1832–1917), US ambassador to Great Britain.

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

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