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Elizabeth Idena "Lizzie" Dixon Averitt
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Birth: Oct. 15, 1875
Brunswick County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Mar. 22, 1943
Durham
Durham County
North Carolina, USA

Married to Alfred Franklin Bennett around 1896. Alfred was the son of Alford Bennett and Mary Long Bennett.

Alfred and Lizzie were the parents of:
Mary Edna Bennett Moore
Minnie L Bennett(1898-unk)

Married to George Crander Averitt around 1916.

George and Lizzie were the parents of:
David Thomas Averette
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1880 United States Federal Census
Name: Lizzie Dixon
Age: 3
Birth Year: abt 1877
Birthplace: North Carolina
Home in 1880: Shallotte, Brunswick, North Carolina
Race: White
Gender: Female
Relation to Head of House: Daughter
Marital Status: Single
Father's Name: W M Dixon
Father's Birthplace: North Carolina
Mother's name: Mary S Dixon
Mother's Birthplace: North Carolina
Household Members: Name Age
W M Dixon 35
Mary S Dixon 25
Lizzie Dixon 3
Emma Dixon 1

1900 United States Federal Census
Name: Lizzie I Bennett
Age: 24
Birth Date: Oct 1875
Birthplace: North Carolina
Home in 1900: Shallotte, Brunswick, North Carolina
Race: White
Gender: Female
Relation to Head of House: Wife
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Alfred T Bennett
Marriage Year: 1896
Years Married: 4
Father's Birthplace: North Carolina
Mother's Birthplace: North Carolina
Mother: number of living children: 2
Mother: How many children: 2
Household Members: Name Age
Alfred T Bennett 41
Lizzie I Bennett 24
Mary E Bennett 3
Minnie L Bennett 2

1910 United States Federal Census
Name: Lizzie C Bennett
Age in 1910: 32
Birth Year: abt 1878
Birthplace: North Carolina
Home in 1910: Wilmington Ward 5, New Hanover, North Carolina
Race: White
Gender: Female
Relation to Head of House: Daughter
Marital Status: Widowed
Father's Name: William M Dixon
Father's Birthplace: North Carolina
Mother's name: Mary S Dixon
Mother's Birthplace: North Carolina
Household Members: Name Age
William M Dixon 43
Mary S Dixon 53
Lizzie C Bennett 32
Mary E Bennett 13
Minnie L Bennett 12
Mary E Lewis 30
Thomas L Lewis 4

1920 United States Federal Census
Name: Lizzie Averitt
Age: 42
Birth Year: abt 1878
Birthplace: North Carolina
Home in 1920: Durham Ward 2, Durham, North Carolina
Race: White
Gender: Female
Relation to Head of House: Wife
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: George C Averitt
Father's Birthplace: North Carolina
Mother's Birthplace: North Carolina
Household Members: Name Age
George C Averitt 32
Lizzie Averitt 42
David T Averitt 3

1930 United States Federal Census
Name: Elizabeth Averitt
Gender: Female
Birth Year: abt 1884
Birthplace: North Carolina
Race: White
Home in 1930: Durham, Durham, North Carolina
Marital Status: Married
Relation to Head of House: Wife
Spouse's Name: George C Averitt
Father's Birthplace: North Carolina
Mother's Birthplace: North Carolina
Household Members: Name Age
George C Averitt 36
Elizabeth Averitt 46
David H Averitt 14
Louise Ivey 18
William R Ivey 3
Peggy L Ivey 1
Rosette Caldwell 18
Ethel Cothron 18
William Seaman 50

1920 United States Federal Census
Name: George C Averitt
Age: 32
Birth Year: abt 1888
Birthplace: North Carolina
Home in 1920: Durham Ward 2, Durham, North Carolina
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Head
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Lizzie Averitt
Father's Birthplace: North Carolina
Mother's Birthplace: North Carolina
Household Members: Name Age
George C Averitt 32
Lizzie Averitt 42
David T Averitt 3

1930 United States Federal Census
Name: George C Averitt
Gender: Male
Birth Year: abt 1894
Birthplace: North Carolina
Race: White
Home in 1930: Durham, Durham, North Carolina
Marital Status: Married
Relation to Head of House: Head
Spouse's Name: Elizabeth Averitt
Father's Birthplace: Virginia
Mother's Birthplace: Virginia
Household Members: Name Age
George C Averitt 36
Elizabeth Averitt 46
David H Averitt 14
Louise Ivey 18
William R Ivey 3
Peggy L Ivey 1
Rosette Caldwell 18
Ethel Cothron 18
William Seaman 50

North Carolina, Death Certificates, 1909-1975
Name: Lizzie Idinia Averitt
Gender: Female
Race: White
Age: 67
Marital status: Widowed
Occupation: Domestic
Birth Date: 15 Oct 1875
Birth Place: Brunswick
Death Date: 22 Mar 1943
Death Location: Durham, Durham
Spouse's Name: George Averitt
Father's Name: W M Dixon
Mother's name: Mary Cannon
Residence: 201 Morris St, Durham, Durham, North Carolina
Cause of death: Arteriosclerotic heart disease, heart block with Adams Stokes syndrome
Informant: Mrs W L Moore, Durham NC 
 
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 Spouse:
  George Crander Averitt (1890 - 1932)
 
 Children:
  Mary Edna Bennett Moore (1895 - 1968)*
  David Thomas Averette (1916 - 1984)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Maplewood Cemetery
Durham
Durham County
North Carolina, USA
Plot: Section 2
 
Created by: 4losthistory
Record added: Aug 31, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 57940934
Elizabeth Idena Lizzie <i>Dixon</i> Averitt
Added by: RTerry
 
Elizabeth Idena Lizzie <i>Dixon</i> Averitt
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Added by: Cherie Atkinson Clark
 
 
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