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Eliza Strayhorn Cates
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Birth: Aug. 18, 1875
Orange County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Apr. 4, 1931
Durham
Durham County
North Carolina, USA

Married to Wilson Cates around 1893.

Wilson and Eliza were the parents of:
Allen Duffie Cates
Stephen Philmore Cates(1898-unk)
Frank Jackson Cates
Claud J Cates(1902-unk)
Jesse Wilson Cates
Ollie Milton Cates
Lillie Cates Carrigan Turner(1907-1990)
Foy Alexander Cates
Coy John Cates
Moses Roosevelt Cates
Margaret Louise Cates Wilson(1916-unk)
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1880 United States Federal Census
Name: Eliza Strayhorn
Home in 1880: Patterson, Orange, North Carolina
Age: 4
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1876
Birthplace: North Carolina
Relation to Head of Household: Daughter
Father's name: William Strayhorn
Father's birthplace: North Carolina
Mother's name: Caroline Strayhorn
Mother's birthplace: North Carolina
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Gender: Female
Household Members: Name Age
William Strayhorn 40
Caroline Strayhorn 42
Nancy Strayhorn 10
William Strayhorn 13
Julia Strayhorn 9
Susan Strayhorn 7
Eliza Strayhorn 4
John Strayhorn 2

1900 United States Federal Census
Name: Liza Cates
Home in 1900: Patterson, Durham, North Carolina
Age: 22
Birth Date: Aug 1877
Birthplace: North Carolina
Race: White
Gender: Female
Relationship to head-of-house: Wife
Father's Birthplace: North Carolina
Mother's Birthplace: North Carolina
Mother: number of living children: 3
Mother: How many children: 4
Spouse's Name: Wilson Cates
Marriage year: 1893
Marital Status: Married
Years married: 7
Household Members: Name Age
Wilson Cates 35
Liza Cates 22
Stephen Cates 65
Allen Cates 6
Stephen Cates 3
Frank Cates 9/12
Mary Cates 10

1910 United States Federal Census
Name: Eliza Catero
Age in 1910: 35
Estimated Birth Year: 1875
Birthplace: North Carolina
Relation to Head of House: Wife
Father's Birth Place: North Carolina
Mother's Birth Place: North Carolina
Spouse's Name: Wilson Catero
Home in 1910: Patterson, Durham, North Carolina
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Gender: Female
Household Members: Name Age
Wilson Catero 42
Eliza Catero 35
Riley D Catero 16
Stephen P Catero 11
Claud J Catero 9
Jessie W Catero 7
Ollie Catero 6
Lillie Catero 4
(Not Named) Catero 4/12
(Not Named) Catero 4/12

1930 United States Federal Census
Name: Eliza Cates
Home in 1930: Durham, Durham, North Carolina
House Number: 538
Street Address: 671
Age: 54
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1876
Birthplace: North Carolina
Relation to Head of House: Wife
Father's Birth Place: North Carolina
Mother's Birth Place: North Carolina
Spouse's Name: Wilson C Cates
Race: White
Household Members: Name Age
Wilson C Cates 59
Eliza Cates 54
Ollie Cates 23
Coy Cates 21
Foy Cates 21
Moses Cates 18
Margaret Cates 14
Troy Cates 11
A D Cates 7

North Carolina Death Certificates, 1909-1975
Name: Eliza Cates
Gender: Female
Race: White
Age: 55
Birth Date: 18 Aug 1875
Birth Place: Orange, North Carolina, United States
Death Date: 4 Apr 1931
Death Location: Durham, Durham
Spouse's Name: Wife of Wilson Cates
Father's Name: Tip Strayhorn
Mother's Name: Caroline Crabtree 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  William H Strayhorn (1842 - 1903)
 
 Spouse:
  Wilson C Cates (1870 - 1953)*
 
 Children:
  Allen Duffie Cates (1894 - 1954)*
  Frank Jackson Cates (1899 - 1979)*
  Jesse Wilson Cates (1901 - 1949)*
  Ollie Milton Cates (1904 - 1974)*
  Lillie Cates Carrigan Turner (1907 - 1990)*
  Foy Alexander Cates (1909 - 1964)*
  Coy John Cates (1909 - 1953)*
  Moses Roosevelt Cates (1912 - 1975)*
 
 Siblings:
  Katie Elizabeth Strayhorn Jones (1864 - 1942)*
  William Lee Strayhorn (1867 - 1946)*
  Nancy Ella Strayhorn Crabtree (1869 - 1952)*
  Eliza Strayhorn Cates (1875 - 1931)
  John Patterson Strayhorn (1876 - 1946)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Moriah Baptist Church Cemetery
Chapel Hill
Orange County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: 4losthistory
Record added: Oct 07, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42798857
Eliza <i>Strayhorn</i> Cates
Added by: Jim & Janet Tudor Devore
 
Eliza <i>Strayhorn</i> Cates
Added by: Jim & Janet Tudor Devore
 
 
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