Elizabeth Elam1

F, #818, b. August 1847
Last Edited=11 Jul 2014
     Elizabeth Elam, daughter of Joseph Elam and Mary Thornton, was born in August 1847 at Dodgeville, Iowa County, Wisconsin.1,2 Elizabeth Elam was the daughter of Joseph Elam and Mary Thornton.1

Elizabeth Elam appeared on the United States census of 1850 in the household of Joseph Elam at Dodgeville, Iowa County, Wisconsin.3

Elizabeth Elam appeared on the United States census of 1860 in the household of Joseph Elam at Dodgeville, Iowa County, Wisconsin.4

Elizabeth Elam appeared on the United States census of 1870 in the household of Mary Thornton at Dodgeville, Iowa County, Wisconsin.52

Elizabeth Elam married Richard Roach on 17 February 1871 at Iowa County, Wisconsin.2

In History of Iowa Counnty, Iowa, it is stated that Elizabeth Elam and Richard Roach had 5 children - George H., Sarah; Sybella; Josephine; Edward A; and James E; all born on the Dodgeville farm - and that Richard was a Republican. However, this family is not found on any census following their marriage in 1871.2

Citations

  1. [S37] 1850 United States Census, population schedule; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  2. [S261] Genealogical Society of Utah, History of Iowa County, Wisconsin (Chcago, IL: Western Historical Company), FHC film 1036214, item 4, page 897.. Hereinafter cited as History of Iowa County, WI.
  3. [S37] 1850 United States Census, population schedule, Dodgeville, Iowa County, Wisconsin, Page 402.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  4. [S33] 1860 United States Census, population schedule, Dodgeville, Iowa County, Wisconsin. P. 625, FHC #0805412.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  5. [S34] 1870 United States Census, population schedule, Dodgeville, Iowa County, Wisconsin, p. 49, family 78.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.