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Almeda A. Moorhead Elam
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Birth: 1823
Lincoln County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Jun., 1857
Coryell County
Texas, USA

Exerpt from "Moorhead-Smith." "Families of Coryell County, Texas." Compiled by Coryell Museum and Historical Center, Gatesville, Texas. 2004.--

"...Almeda A. Moorhead was born 1823 in Lincoln Coun-
ty. She married Charles Wheaton Elam, son of William
Jefferson and Cynthia Lucy (Wheaton) Elam. They had
4 sons and 2 daughters. Almeda died 1857; the following
year, Charles was killed by Comanche Indians near his
home by Stampede Mountain, Coryell County. The six
Elam children then lived with their grandparents, William
and Frances (Moorhead)..."


From 1860, 1870, and 1880 Coryell County, Texas U.S. Federal Census Records:
Children of Charles and Almeda Elam living with their grandparents (William and Frances Moorhead):
William J., born c1850 in LA; Theresa, born c1847 in LA; James P.,born c1851 in LA; Cynthia Jane, born c1855 in LA; Franklin P., born c1857 in TX.

Family links: 
  William M Moorhead (1794 - 1875)
  Frances Smith Moorhead (1796 - 1875)
  Charles Wheaton Elam (1823 - 1858)*
  Joseph Barton Elam (1851 - 1898)*
  James Pamplin Elam (1852 - 1916)*
  Cynthia Jane Elam (1855 - 1880)*
  James Henry Moorhead (1822 - 1869)*
  Almeda A. Moorhead Elam (1823 - 1857)
  William W Moorhead (1825 - 1895)*
  Mary Delilah Moorhead (1831 - 1906)*
  Canzada Beersheba Moorhead Baker (1832 - 1904)*
  Nancy Caroline D. Moorhead Morris (1834 - ____)*
  Martha Jane Moorhead Wilson (1839 - 1931)*
*Calculated relationship
Restland Cemetery
Coryell County
Texas, USA
Record added: Jun 21, 2012
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Almeda A. <i>Moorhead</i> Elam
Almeda A. <i>Moorhead</i> Elam
Almeda A. <i>Moorhead</i> Elam
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