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Elijah Andrew Jackson Rich[1, 2]

Male 1886 - 1968


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  • Born  11 Oct 1886  , , Holmes County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Census: Federal  1 Jun 1900  , Poplar Springs Precinct, Holmes County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • 1) Riley B. Rich, head, white male age 49, married 27 years, born Oct 1850 in GA, parents born in GA, cannot write, farmer, owns a farm
      2) Argent Rich, wife, white female age 46, mother of 11, 8 living, born May 1854 in GA, parents born in GA, housekeeper
      3) Robert B. Rich, son, single white male age 22, born Mar 1878 in GA, chipper turp.
      4) William T. Rich, son, single white male age 18, Aug 1881 in AL, chipper turp.
      5) George W. Rich, son, single white male age 17, born Nov 1883 in FL, farm hand
      6) Elijah J. Rich, son, white male age 13, born Oct 1886 in FL, at school
      7) Amanda L. B. Rich, daughter, white female age 10, born Jun 1889 in FL, at school
      8) Mary W. Rich, daughter, white female age 8, born Oct 1891 in FL, at school
      9) Charles Rich, son, white male age 2, born Apr 1898 in FL
    Census: Federal  25 Apr 1910  , Bonifay, Holmes County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • 1) Elijah A. Rich, head, white male age 22, married 3 years, born in FL, parents born in GA, farmer, owns a farm with a mortgage
      2) Eva Rich, wife, white female age 23, mother of 0, born in AL, parents born in AL
    Census: Federal  6 Jun 1920  , Live Oak, Holmes County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • 1) E. A. J. Rich, head, white male age 33, born in FL, parents born in FL, general farmer, owns a farm
      2) Eva Rich, wife, white female age 33, born in AL, parents born in AL
      3) Willie B. Rich, son, white male age 9, born in FL
      4) John W. Rich, son, white male age 3, born in FL
    Died  10 Feb 1968  , , Holmes County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried  Winterville Cemetery, Bonifay, Holmes County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I1294  Nestor Rich Tree
    Last Modified  5 Jul 2008 

    Father  Riley Bradberry Rich,   b. 16 Oct 1850, , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jan 1924, , Bonifay, Holmes County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship  Natural 
    Mother  Argent Gertrude Womble,   b. 16 May 1854, , , , Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Aug 1928, , Bonifay, Holmes County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship  Natural 
    Married  17 Apr 1873  , , Decatur County, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F44  Group Sheet

    Family  Eva Chancy,   b. 31 May 1884, , , , Alabama, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Aug 1966, , , Holmes County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  22 Jul 1906  , , Holmes County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • marrying official: N. B. Chancey, MFG
      witness 1: Dan Pippins
      witness 2: Ben Pitts
    Children 
     1. William B. Rich,   b. 6 Aug 1910, , , , Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 1981, , , Holmes County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Infant Rich,   b. Oct 1915,   d. Oct 1915, , , Holmes County, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Living
     4. Living
    Last Modified  9 Aug 2005 
    Family ID  F473  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 11 Oct 1886 - , , Holmes County, Florida, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 1 Jun 1900 - , Poplar Springs Precinct, Holmes County, Florida, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 22 Jul 1906 - , , Holmes County, Florida, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 25 Apr 1910 - , Bonifay, Holmes County, Florida, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus: Federal - 6 Jun 1920 - , Live Oak, Holmes County, Florida, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 Feb 1968 - , , Holmes County, Florida, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Winterville Cemetery, Bonifay, Holmes County, Florida, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S128] notes from 1968 Rich Family Reunion in Tallahassee, FL, Pete and Jean Rich, (written correspondence with attendees: original papers in possession of Jean Downs Rich Murray).

    2. [S19] Personal Correspondence, e-mail from Grady Rich, Jr. (grady@isp.com) to Gail Rich Nestor on 13 Nov 2003.

    3. [S1396] 1900 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Florida, Holmes County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2004), T623, roll 171, Poplar Springs District, enumeration district (ED) 48, p. 15A, dwelling 276, family 277, Riley B. Rich household, accessed 2 Jul 2008, 2 Jul 2008.

    4. [S1369] 1910 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Florida, Holmes County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2006), T624, roll 162, Bonifay-Precinct 12, enumeration district (ED) 48, p. 25B, dwelling 188, family 190, Elijah A. Rich household, accessed 5 Jul 2008, 5 Jul 2008.

    5. [S1349] 1920 U.S. census, Ancestry.com, Florida, Holmes County, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2005), T625, roll 223, Live Oak-Precinct 7, enumeration district (ED) 71, p. 3B, dwelling 59, family 59, E. A. J. Rich household, accessed 5 Jul 2008, 5 Jul 2008.

    6. [S719] "Holmes County, Florida Marriage Records, 1902-1918," database, Holmes County, Florida Rootsweb, Wilda Murphy, (http://www.rootsweb.com/~flholmes/marriage.htm), marriage of E. A. J. Rich & Eva Chancey, 22 Jul 1906, 1:281.