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Elijah Oliver

Birthdate: (75)
Birthplace: Cades Cove, Tennessee, United States
Death: February 22, 1905 (75)
Place of Burial: Townsend, TN, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of John A. Oliver, Jr. and Lurena Oliver
Husband of Mary "Polly" Oliver
Father of Martha Brown (Oliver); Rev. John Oliver; William Howell Oliver; Mary Myers (Oliver) and Elizabeth Abbott (Oliver)
Brother of Polly Shields (Oliver); Martha Shields (Oliver); Lazarus Oliver; Elizabeth Anthony (Oliver); Rutha A Burchfield and 3 others

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About Elijah Oliver

Elijah Oliver moved to Tuckaleechee Cove after the birth of his first two children, where he lived until after the Civil War, when he moved back to Cades Cove. He bought his first land from James Matthews, etal, in 1874. Later he bought land from N.H. Sparks. His home place is being preserved by the Park Service, and is reached by trail from the Abrams Falls parking area, in the western end of Cades Cove.

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Elijah Oliver's Timeline

March 20, 1829
Tennessee, United States
Age 23
Age 25
Blount County, Tennessee, United States
May 16, 1857
Age 28
Blount County, Tennessee, USA
March 16, 1860
Age 30
December 7, 1863
Age 34
TN, United States
February 22, 1905
Age 75
Townsend, TN, United States