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Elizabeth (2James, 1John) Minyard of Georgia
Elizabeth Minyard was born 1805 in Franklin Co GA in the Nathan Smith Settlement. And, the family migrated by 1816 to Marion Co MS.
On 4/4/1822 in Lawrence Co MS, Elizabeth married Thomas Case III b.1798 in Georgia. And, the family is first documented in the 1830 Lawrence Co MS Census.
In 1833 the family migrated to Copiah Co MS, and brother John Minyard came along. The family is found in the 1840 through 1860 Copiah Co MS Censuses.
We know that the family lived and farmed, but not much more is known. Reportedly, Thomas died in 1880. Elizabeth subsequently lived in the home of daughter Celia Smith. Elizabeth died after 1880 and is buried in Macedonia Cemetery, Lincoln Co MS.
Born 1805 in Georgia
Migrated c. 1815 w/ family to Marion Co MS
Married 4/4/1822 in Lawrence Co MS to Thomas Case III b. 1798 in Georgia
|Lawrence Co MS Marriages: 1822
Case, Thomas married Mynard, Betsey on 04 Apr 1822
1830 Lawrence Co MS: Thomas Case/ Elizabeth Case
Migrated 1833 w/ family to Copiah Co MS
1840 Copiah Co MS Census: Thomas Case/ Elizabeth Case
1850 Copiah Co MS Census
1850 Federal Census: Copiah County. Mississippi HN FN LAST FIRST AGE SEX OCCUP. BIRTH ==================================================== 176 176 Case Thomas 52 M Farmer Ga Elizabeth 45 F Ga Minyard John 60 M Laborer Ga
1860 Copiah Co MS Census
1860 Federal Census: Copiah County, Mississippi HN FN Last First Age Sex Occup. POB ==================================================== 460 471 Case Thomas, Sr. 59 M Farmer GA Elizabeth 55 F GA Miniard John 65 M GA
1870 Lincoln Co MS formed from Amite, Copiah, Franklin, Lawrence & Pike Co MS
1880 Thomas died in Copiah Co MS
1880 Copiah Co MS Census
|Name||Relation||Marital Status||Gender||Race||Age||Birthplace||Occupation||Father's Birthplace||Mother's Birthplace|
|Celia SMITH||Wife||M||Female||W||52||MS||Keeping House||GA||GA|
|Jane N. SMITH||SDau||S||Female||W||22||MS||Keeping House||MS||MS|
|Elizabeth CASE||MotherL||W||Female||W||78||GA||Keeping House||GA||GA|
Died after 1880 Copiah Co MS
Buried Macedonia Cemetery, Lincoln Co MS