Elizabeth Strickler Neighbors

Female20 August 1893–19 September 1985

Brief Life History of Elizabeth Strickler

When Elizabeth Strickler Neighbors was born on 20 August 1893, in Elizabethtown, Hardin, Kentucky, United States, her father, Thomas Jackson Neighbors, was 30 and her mother, Lillian May Levi, was 26. She married Arthur McCoy Scott about 1919, in Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Biltmore, Buncombe, North Carolina, United States in 1930 and Oakley, Buncombe, North Carolina, United States in 1940. She died on 19 September 1985, in Asheville, Buncombe, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in Asheville, Buncombe, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Arthur McCoy Scott
Elizabeth Strickler Neighbors
Marriage: about 1919
Arthur Britanna Scott
Betty Carolyn Scott

Sources (9)

  • Elizabeth S Neighbors in household of George W Levi, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Elizabeth Strigler Scott, "North Carolina Deaths and Burials, 1898-1994"
  • Elizabeth Neighbors in entry for Arthur B Scott, "Kentucky, Vital Record Indexes, 1911-1999"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1919Kentucky, United States
  • Children (2)

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    Siblings (2)

    World Events (8)

    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

    Age 3

    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

    1897 · First Bill for Women Suffrage

    Age 4

    In 1897, Senator J.L. Hyatt introduced the woman suffrage bill in North Carolina. The bill did not make it past the committee.


    Age 24

    U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Neighbor and Neighbours . This form of the surname is not found in Britain.

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

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