Elizabeth L. Collins 1
- Born: 5 Apr 1823, , , KY 1
- Marriage (1): Lilburn Smith on 25 Jul 1847 in , Rush, IN
- Died: 12 Oct 1911 at age 88 1
Noted events in her life were:
1. Census in 1870 in Jackson Township, Rush, Indiana, United States. 2 The 1870 census recorded three related Beher households as neighbors.
Eliza Beher, 64, born in Massachusetts, was living with son John, farm laborer, 21, born in Indiana. Eliza's real estate was worth $5,400 and personal estate $1,250. John's real estate was worth $3,500. The post office was Rushville.
Next door is Oren Beher, farmer, 31, living with wife Laura J. 20, and daughter Viola, 9 months, born the previous November. All were born in Indiana. Oren's real estate was worth $3,100 and personal estate $2,510.
Next door is Oren's father in law, Lilburn Smith, farmer, 47, born in Virginia, and his wife Elizabeth, 47, born in Kentucky; their children born in Indiana: son Marshal, farming, 16; and daughter Florence, 11; son Frank, 9; daughter Nancy, 7; and domestic servant Louisa, 38, born in Virginia. Lilburn's real estate was worth $7,000 and personal estate $2,220.
Elizabeth married Lilburn Smith on 25 Jul 1847 in , Rush, IN. (Lilburn Smith was born on 23 Jul 1823 in , Washington, VA 1 and died on 2 Mar 1899 1.)