FFF~Week #27

Ancestor: My maternal 2nd-great-grandmother (Elizabeth “Lizzie” Carpenter)

Facts:

  1. Born 7 May 1866 in Marietta, West Virginia, to Ezra James Carpenter and Mary S. Devore.
  2. Married William T. Abbott on 4 Mar 1885 in Columbus Junction, Iowa.
  3. My mother, whose name is not conventional, was said to be named after the town where Lizzie was born.
  4. Had 9 daughters (see William T. Abbott).
  5. Died 30 Mar 1935.  Is buried, unmarked, next to her father-in-law and mother-in-law.

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