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370. Elizabeth Elliott8Cunningham (Tennessee7Sims, John Dabney6, John5, William4, Bruster3, Edward2, William1), called Lizzie, was born 16 August 1860, Bethel, Ellis County, Texas, died 27 August 1941, Waxahachie,[2782] buried Bethel Cemetery, Ellis County.[2783] She married 22 December 1882, Ellis County, to Young Colville Edmondson,[2784] called Tobe, born 1 January 1842, Lincoln County, Tennessee, died 23 February 1924, Ellis County, buried Bethel Cemetery, Ellis County.[2785] Y. C. was the son of Obediah and Bethiah Edmondson.[2786]

Y. C. Edmondson served in the Confederate Army in Company G, 1st Tennessee Volunteer Infantry. He was captured at Gettysburg and was a prisoner at Fort Delaware. He moved to Texas in 1865 and to Ellis County, in 1867.

The Edmondsons lived in Ellis County, Texas, in 1900, 1910,[2787] and 1920. Elizabeth Edmondson was head of the family in 1930 on West Main Street in Waxahachie, Ellis County.[2788]



[2782] Texas Death Record. Elizabeth Elliot Edmondson, born 16 August 1860, Bethel, Ellis County, Texas, died 27 August 1941, Waxahachie, Ellis County, Texas. Residence: Waxahachie. Parents: G. H. Cunningham, Tennessee Sims. Female, white, age 81 years, 11 days, widowed. Father born Tennessee. Mother born Mississippi. Burial: Bethel.

[2783] Tombstone photograph, Bethel Cemetery, Ellis County, Texas. Elizabeth Elliott Edmondson, born 16 August 1860, died 27 August 1941.

[2784] Ellis County, Texas, Marriage Book D, p. 483. Y. C. Edmondson to Lizzie E. Cunningham, 22 December 1882. L. M. Lewis, M.G.

[2785] Tombstone, Bethel Cemetery, Ellis County, Texas. Y. C. Edmondson, born 1 January 1842, died 28 February 1924.

[2786] Young Colville Edmondson bible, 1895, Wilmore Book Company, Chicago. Bible in possession of Miss Bettie Kate Edmondson, 814 West Main Street, Waxahachie, copied 1958. Rebecca Boyce Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, Genealogical Records, Volume 11, p. 112-118.

[2787] 1910 U.S. Census, Ellis County, Texas, S.D. 5, E.D. 112, Sheet 5. Edmondson, Y. C., age 67, mar1, mar 28 yrs., born Tenn. Tenn. Tenn.; Elizabeth, wife, age 49, mar1, mar 28 yrs., born Texas Tenn. Miss., had had 6 children, 6 living; Hugh N., son, age 26, single, born Texas Tenn. Texas; Roger, son, age 23, single, at college; Mittie, dau., age 18; Geo. H., son, age 13; Bettie Kate, dau., age 10; Jim Mc, son, age 6. All white.

[2788] 1930 U.S. Census, Ellis County, Texas, S.D. 16, E.D. 70-5, Sheet 5A. Edmondson, Elizabeth E., age 69, wd, born Texas Tenn. Miss.; Hugh, son, age 43, single, born Texas Tenn. Texas; Roger, son, age 41, single; Bettie K., dau., age 29, single, teacher-public school. All white.

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