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Elizabeth Harriet "Bessie" Yancey Wilkinson
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Birth: Mar. 30, 1854
Mecklenburg County
Virginia, USA
Death: Jul. 7, 1897
Wayne County
North Carolina, USA

Elizabeth Harriet Yancey was the daugther of Stith Gardner Yancey and Malvina Doureath Lydick. Her nickname was Bessie and sometimes Bettie. She married Edwin Perry Wilkinson on the 17 June 1875 in Halifax County, Virginia. Their children were Walter William, Mary D, Elizabeth Carlisle, Clarence W, Wilford Reed, Edwin Trent, Miriam Sue, Isabelle, Edwin Perry, and Willie Green. Elizabeth was a wonderful mother and loving wife. She died of typhoid fever in Goldsboro, North Carolina but she was buried in South Boston, Halifax, VA. It is likely she is buried at Oak Ridge cem, with Wilford. 
Family links: 
  Edwin Perry Wilkinson (1850 - 1934)*
  Walter William Wilkinson (1876 - 1917)*
  Elizabeth Carlyle Wilkinson (1879 - 1943)*
  Clarence W Wilkinson (1881 - 1882)*
  Wilford Reed Wilkinson (1883 - 1894)*
  Edwin Trent Wilkinson (1886 - 1886)*
  Miriam Wilkinson (1888 - 1978)*
  Isabelle C Wilkinson (1891 - 1966)*
  Willie Green Wilkinson (1896 - 1973)*
*Calculated relationship
Oak Ridge Cemetery
South Boston
Halifax County
Virginia, USA
Created by: Yancey
Record added: Jan 03, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 63681974
Elizabeth Harriet Bessie <i>Yancey</i> Wilkinson
Added by: Yancey
Elizabeth Harriet Bessie <i>Yancey</i> Wilkinson
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From your namesake, rest in peace forever.
- Yancey
 Added: Apr. 27, 2013

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