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 William Elijah Flanagan

William Elijah Flanagan

Birth
Princeton, Jackson County, Alabama, USA
Death 16 May 1941 (aged 82)
Garth, Jackson County, Alabama, USA
Burial Garth, Jackson County, Alabama, USA
Memorial ID 59002035 · View Source
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William Elijah Flanagan was the son of William Ambrose Flanagan and Rachel Wilbourn Flanagan. His father, William, died at the Union Ft. Harker during the Civil War, when he was 9 years old and his mother died when he was 13. He was raised by Dr. John F. Clark memorial # 60003452. He married Amanda Frances Rousseau on Jan.4,1883 and they lived in Garth, AL.County Rd.1 off of County Rd.65. His father-in-law, David Thomas Rousseau owned a large farm in Garth/Rousseau Hollow and gave a portion of his land to Amanda and William. They built a log cabin house with a dog trot after they were married and it stood until the 1970's. They had 2 children: William Thomas Flanagan,Sr. and George Alexander Flanagan.



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  • Created by: Preservationist
  • Added: 21 Sep 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 59002035
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Elijah Flanagan (16 Oct 1858–16 May 1941), Find A Grave Memorial no. 59002035, citing David Thomas Rousseau Cemetery, Garth, Jackson County, Alabama, USA ; Maintained by Preservationist (contributor 47355563) .