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Eliza Gosho Gocio McNeal
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Birth: Apr. 16, 1844
Little Rock
Pulaski County
Arkansas, USA
Death: May 13, 1918
Saint Joseph
Buchanan County
Missouri, USA

Eliza Gasho/Gocio/Wood/McNeal/Milbourn
Tracked down the Death Cert #16219, verified Eliza Gocio/Gosho and her vitals.
Eliza DOB: Apr 16, 1844, age 74 yrs, born in Arkansas; DOD: May 13, 1918. Parents were Chas Gosho and Elen Gosho, both of Arkansas. Informant Mrs. ? Milbourn. Residences both, 2909 No 6, St. Joseph.
6 Apr 1844: Little Rock, Pulaski CO, AR. Born to Chas & Ellen Gasho
1857 Lawrence CO, AR; Jas Wood & Eliza Gosho; FHL Film Transcribed Marriage excerpt (ce-j): 17th Dec 1987 "that I (Eliza) did in Lawrence CO solemnize in marriage James Wood aged 26 years and Eliza Gosho aged 14 years." (1843) Handwritten story of her life, written by whom?
1860 Census: Reeds Creek, Lawrence, AR; Age: 16; Married to James Wood, one child Mary age 7 mo.
1865: James died in the war. After Eliza married David Milbourn.
1900 Census: Kane, Pottawattamie, IA. Eliza and Charles McNeal; Married; No children in the home. Census, married 15 years which puts date to 1885.
1915 Census: Iowa, she has resided, 17? Yrs, read nor write. Age 71.
1918: A note Mother Eliza and son David Milbourn (1869-1926) died in St. Joseph. David lived in Omaha, Nebraska on Jan, 1926.
(Carol is still researching the death/burial of parents) 
Family links: 
  Charles McNeal (1839 - 1910)
Despain Cemetery
overlooking the Missouri River in "The French Bottoms" part of St Joe.
The Death Certificate records the burial in DeSpain/Hockaday Cemetery: search on this burial: definitely not much to look at--unmarked & in disrepair. Why she was buried there in a small cemetery?
DeSpain Cemetery
Saint Joseph
Buchanan County
Missouri, USA
Maintained by: Carol Corbett Ellis-Jone...
Originally Created by: phil sifers
Record added: Feb 08, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 84704615

Eliza Gocio Wood-Milbourn-McNeal. I have found you at last, you led us on a merry chase, but now you are not lost. Your father is my g-grandfather.
- Carol Corbett Ellis-Jones
 Added: May. 1, 2014

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