Eliza Jane Woods

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Personal and Family Information

Eliza was born on 19 JAN 1846 in Benton County, Arkansas, the daughter of Samuel Purviance Woods and Elizabeth Greaves Dickson.

She died on 8 FEB 1925 in Roosevelt County, New Mexico.

Her husband was Andrew Jackson Maxwell, who she married on 15 AUG 1865 in Benton County, Arkansas. Their nine known children were Samuel Newton (1866-1915), Thomas Jeremiah (1868-1905), Margaret Emma (1870-1942), John Smart (1874-1955), Laura Belle (1876-1965), Letitia Ann (1879-1951), Stella Graves (1880-1962), Fred Lee (1883-1939) and Charles Colvin (1886-1923).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


 

Eliza Jane Woods
(1846-1925)

 

Samuel Purviance Woods
(1809-1882)

 

Samuel Woods
(1776-1840)

 

Samuel Woods
(1740-1825)

 
   

Margaret Holmes
(c1742-1800)

+
   

Anna Purviance
(1774-1858)

 

John Purviance
(1743-1823)

 
   

Mary Jane Wasson
(1741/42-1810)

 
   

Elizabeth Greaves Dickson
(1809-1891)

 

Robert Dickson
(1773-1849)

 

Joseph Dickson
(1745-1825)

 
   

Margaret Isabell McEwen
(1742-1814)

+
   

Esther Moore
(c1775-<1849)

 

John Moore
(c1720-c1798)

 
   

Margaret Steele
(c1725-c1798)

 

Events

EventDateDetailsSourceMultimediaNotes
Birth19 JAN 1846
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Death8 FEB 1925
Place: Roosevelt County, New Mexico
Census12 NOV 1850
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Age: 4 to 5
Address: Osage, Benton County, Arkansas fam 440 Woods, Sami 41 Ohio, Evia 41 Tenn, Mary f16 Ark, Wm 14 Ark Robert m5 Ark, Elvia J f5 Ark, John F m3 Ark, Christopher Arnod 18
Census12 JUN 1860
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Address: Osage Twp, Bentonville PO, Benton County, Arkansas fam 132 William Woods 48 m Ohio, Mary 48 Tenn, Martha 17f Ark, John 14 m Ark, Elizabeth 12 f Ark fam 133 James Woods 28 m Tenn, Mary 28 f Ark, Sarah 5 f Ark, John 1 m Ark fam 134 Robert Woods 25 m Ark, Jane 19 f Tenn fam 135 Samuel Woods, 50 m Ohio, Eliza 50 f Tenn, Robert 17 m Ark, Jane 14 f Ark, John 11 m Ark, Newton 9 m Ark
Census5 JUL 1880
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Age: 34
Address: Osage Twp, dwelling 523 family 523 Maxwell, Andrew, mw age 4 married farmer born Tenn, f SC, m NC __ Eliza wf age 33 wife, married house keeper born Ark f &m Tenn __ Samuel wm age 18 son single farmer born Ark, f Tenn m Ark __ Thomas wm age 12 son, single farmer born Ark, f Tenn m Ark __ Margarett wf age 11, daughter single, at school, born Ark, f Tenn m Ark __ John wm age 6 son, single, at school, born Ark, f Tenn m Ark __ Laura wf age 4 daughter single, at home, born Ark, f Tenn m Ark __ Lutisia wf age 1 daughter single, at school, born Ark, f Tenn m Ark
Census16 JUN 1900
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Age: 54
Address: Washington Twp, dwelling 219 family 226 Maxwell, Andrw head, wm born Feb 1840, age 60 m 33 yrs, born Tenn, f&m Tenn, minister __ Eliza, wife wf born Feb 1846, age 54, married 33 yrs, mother of 9, 9 living, born Ark, f&m Tenn __ Ertia, daughter wf born Jan 1879 age 21, widow, mother of 1, 1 living, born Ark, f Tenn, m Ark __ Fred, son wm born Feb 1883 age 17 single born Ark f Tenn, m Ark __ Charles, son wm born Dec 1886 age 13 single, born Ark f Tenn, m Ark __ Nine, granddaughter wf born March 1897 age 2 single born Ark, f &m Ark
Census16 JUN 1900
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Age: 54
Address: Washington Twp, dwelling 219 family 226 Maxwell, Andrw head, wm born Feb 1840, age 60 m 33 yrs, born Tenn, f&m Tenn, minister __ Eliza, wife wf born Feb 1846, age 54, married 33 yrs, mother of 9, 9 living, born Ark, f&m Tenn __ Ertia, daughter wf born Jan 1879 age 21, widow, mother of 1, 1 living, born Ark, f Tenn, m Ark __ Fred, son wm born Feb 1883 age 17 single born Ark f Tenn, m Ark __ Charles, son wm born Dec 1886 age 13 single, born Ark f Tenn, m Ark __ Nine, granddaughter wf born March 1897 age 2 single born Ark, f &m Ark
Census19 APR 1910
Place: Roosevelt County, New Mexico
Age: 64
Address: Carter Twp, dwelling 27 family 27 Maxwell, Andrew J, head mw age 70 m1 , 44 yrs, born Tenn, f&m Tenn __ Eliza J, wife fw age 64 m1, 44 yrs mother of 9, 8 living, born Ark f &m Tenn __ Lutitia A, daughter fw, age 31 single, born Ark, f & m Ark __ Nina G, granddaughter fw age 12 singl, born Ark, f&m Ark
Census22 JAN 1920
Place: Roosevelt County, New Mexico
Age: 74
Address: Carter Precinct 11, farm dwelling 49, family 53 Maxwell, Char C, Head owns home with morgage, age 32 married, born Ark, f&m Tenn, farmer __ Euda C, wife fw age 31, married, born Ark, f&m ARk __ Eliza J, mother, fw age 74, widow, born Tenn, f&m Tenn
BurialFEB 1925
Place: Roosevelt County, New Mexico
Address: Longs Cemetery, Portales with husband findagrave MEMORIAL ID 10630950 photos of marker +, links to children, parents, and siblings

Sources

  1. Goodspeed’s History of Benton, Washington, Carrol, Madison, Crawford, Franklin, and Sebastian Cos., Ark
    Source: Goodspeed’s History of Benton, Washington, Carrol, Madison, Crawford, Franklin, and Sebastian Cos., Ark
    Date: 1889
    Publisher: The Goodspeed Publishing Co