Elijah Stimpson Schofield

2 June 1852–9 July 1933 (Age 81)
Bridge, Kent, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Elijah Stimpson

When Elijah Stimpson Schofield was born on 2 June 1852, in Bridge, Kent, England, United Kingdom, his father, Joseph Schofield, was 38 and his mother, Elizabeth Hinchcliff, was 36. He married Eliza Jane Holbrook on 19 December 1883, in Salmon, Lemhi, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Kinderhook, Kinderhook, Columbia, New York, United States for about 5 years and Baker, Lemhi, Idaho, United States for about 10 years. He died on 9 July 1933, in Salmon, Lemhi, Idaho, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Salmon, Lemhi, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Elijah Stimpson Schofield
Eliza Jane Holbrook
Marriage: 19 December 1883
Elijah Simpson Scofield Jr.
Walter Earl Schofield
Estella Myrtle Schofield

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    19 December 1883Salmon, Lemhi, Idaho, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 2
    The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
    Age 14
    Historical Boundaries 1866: Idaho, Idaho Territory, United States 1869: Lemhi, Idaho Territory, United States 1890: Lemhi, Idaho, United States
    Age 32
    Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

    Name Meaning

    English (Lancashire and Yorkshire): habitational name from Scholefield in Rochdale (Lancashire), from Middle English scale, sc(h)ole ‘hut, shed’ (Old Norse skáli) + feld ‘field, open country’.

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

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    Sources (33)

    • Elijah Schofield in household of Jonas Schofield, "New York State Census, 1855"
    • Elijah Scofield in entry for Scofield, "Idaho, County Marriages 1864-1950, 19 December 1883, Marriage of Elijah Schofield to Eliza J Holbrook
    • Elijah Schofield Sr, "Idaho Death Certificates, 1911-1937"

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