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Elizabeth Jane Grainger Crenshaw (Johnston)

Also Known As: "Eliza Johnston", "Eliza Jane Johnston"
Birthplace: Roane, Tennessee, USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Peter Johnston and Keziah Barry Johnston
Wife of Unknown Grainger and Benjamin Crenshaw
Mother of Samuel T. Crenshaw
Sister of James Lee Johnston, I; Martha Cassady Driskill; Isaac Fred Johnston and Sophia Catherine Johnston
Half sister of William C. Barry; Sarah Inman-Bailey (Berry); Ann Childress and Eblen Berry

Managed by: Timothy Lee Miller
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About Elizabeth Jane Grainger Crenshaw


Source: Collection by Ruth Naomi Johnston Curl. Per inventory of Benjamin's estate, (Estate Book F, Pt. 2, pge 254, May Session, 1895) her name was "Elizabeth Jane" not "Eliza Jane".

Source: 1850 Census- Tennessee; Ro-986-779; Vol 3, GASKELL-JONAS; 1974; Byron Sistler and Assoc. , Nashville, Tn. Listed living with her parents, Peter and Kaziah. She is not married yet.

Source: 1860 Census- Tennessee; Ro-7-105; Vol 2, CRAI-HAYNES; 1981; Byron Sistler and Assoc. , Nashville, Tn. Listed living without her husband.

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Roane, Tennessee, USA
May 6, 1843
Tennessee, USA