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125. Eliza A. Cannon7Brack (Lucy P.6Sims, John5, William4, Bruster3, Edward2, William1), was born 12 August 1847, Lafayette County, Mississippi, died 20 November 1932, Waxahachie, Ellis County,[1506] buried Bethel Cemetery, Ellis County, Texas. She married 13 November 1865, Ellis County, Texas, to George W. Whitefield,[1507] born 3 March 1838, Jackson County, Tennessee, died 13 January 1895, Waxahachie, Ellis County, Texas, buried Bethel Cemetery, Ellis County.[1508]

George Whitefield was the son of John J. Whitefield, born circa 1810, North Carolina, and Emilia ——, born circa 1820, Tennessee. They lived in Jackson County, Tennessee, in 1850,[1509] and in Ellis County, Texas, in 1860.[1510]

George W. and Eliza C. Brack Whitefield lived in Ellis County, Texas, in 1870[1511] and 1880[1512] next door to Ezekiel M. Brack. Eliza Whitefield lived with her son, George H. Whitefield, in Ellis County, in 1910[1513] and 1930.[1514]



[1506] Texas Death Record. Eliza Whitefield, born 12 August 1847, Mississippi, died 20 November 1932, Waxahachie, Ellis County, Texas. Parents: E. M. Brack, Lucy Sims. Spouse: G. W. Whitefield. Female, white, age 84 years, 4 months, 8 days, widowed. Burial: Bethel Cemetery.

[1507] Ellis County, Texas, Marriage Book A, p. 172. George W. Whitefield to Eliza A. C.. Brack, 13 November 1865. C. W. Berry, minister C.P.C. Cumberland Presbyterian Church.

[1508] Tombstone photograph, Bethel Cemetery, Ellis County, Texas. George W. Whitefield, born 3 March 1838, died 13 January 1895. Eliza C., born 12 August 1847, died 20 November 1932.

[1509] 1850 U.S. Census, Jackson County, Tennessee, p. 252, #231/231. Whitefield, John, age 40, farming, born N.C.; Emilia, age 30, born Tenn.; George, age 12; Iasiah or Josiah, age 8; John, age 4; Elizabeth, age 2, born Tenn.; John T., age 71, born N.C.

[1510] 1860 U.S. Census, Ellis County, Texas, p. 50, #598/577, Red Oak Creek P.O. Whitefield, J. J., age 51, male, born N.C.; M. Whitefield, age 40, female, born Tenn.; M. E. Newton, age 5, female, born Texas; Geo. Whitefield, age 22, born Tenn.; J. M., age 17, male; J. T., age 15, male; E., age 12, female; M., age 9, female; F. P., age 7, male; M. F., age 4, female, born Tenn.; J. T., age 21, male, born Tenn.

[1511] 1870 U.S. Census, Ellis County, Texas, p. 391, #369/358. Whitfield, George W., age 32, farmer, $1200, born Tenn.; Eliza C., age 22, born Miss.; James M., age 4, born Texas; Lucy, age 2, born Texas. All white.

[1512] 1880 U.S. Census, Ellis County, Texas, S.D. 3, E.D. 51, Sheet 29. Whitefield, G. W., age 42, born Tenn. N.C. Tenn.; Eliza C., age 33, wife, born Miss. Tenn. Tenn.; L. E., female, age 11, dau., born Texas Tenn. Miss.; John W., age 9, son; B. F., male, age 4, son. All white.

[1513] 1910 U.S. Census, Ellis County, Texas, E.D. 111, Sheet 10. Whitefield, G. H., age 27, single, born Texas Tenn. Miss., farmer; Eliza, mother, age 62, widow, born Miss. Tenn. Tenn., had had 6 children, 6 living. Both white.

[1514] 1930 U.S. Census, Ellis County, Texas, S.D. 16, E.D. 80, Sheet 10A, Waxahachie, West Main Street. Whitefield, George H., age 48, single, born Texas Tenn. Miss., farmer; Eliza C., mother, age 82, widow, born Miss. Tenn. Tenn.; and a boarder. All white.

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