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 Elizabeth <I>Woodruff</I> Allen

Elizabeth Woodruff Allen

Woodruff, Spartanburg County, South Carolina, USA
Death 29 Oct 1875 (aged 79)
Woodruff, Spartanburg County, South Carolina, USA
Burial Woodruff, Spartanburg County, South Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 60368739 · View Source
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Elizabeth Woodruff, a woman of sterling worth and filial duty, who was a daughter of Joseph Woodruff, the first settler in the present flourishing town of Woodruff, S. C., and from whom it derived its name…... end.

Brother of Elizabeth Woodruff, "Samuel Woodruff" married Mary Allen, who was sister to Elizabeth's husband Caleb Allen.

Elizabeth died 29th day of October 1875 at the home of her son The Hon. Eber Sylbester Allen. For sixty three years she was a consistent and exemplary member of Bethel Baptist Church and for many years had been regarded as a mother in Israel. No one knew her but to love her and none spoke of her but in terms of praise. Her journal was preached on Saturday Oct. 30, 1875 and she was buried in Bethel Cemetery.

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  • Maintained by: Tamara Maddan
  • Originally Created by: David ~ Effie
  • Added: 20 Oct 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 60368739
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Elizabeth Woodruff Allen (9 Jun 1796–29 Oct 1875), Find A Grave Memorial no. 60368739, citing Old Bethel Baptist Cemetery, Woodruff, Spartanburg County, South Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Tamara Maddan (contributor 47641977) .