Elizabeth Brooks KELLER

HAIRSTON.org ID#3944, b. 27 November 1819, d. 4 August 1876
Father*David KELLER
Mother*Rebecca CROMER
Birth*Elizabeth Brooks KELLER was born on 27 November 1819. 
She was the daughter of David KELLER and Rebecca CROMER
Marriage*Elizabeth Brooks KELLER married John Willis LOMAX, son of Col. George W. LOMAX and Barbara H. ARNOLD, on 29 December 1836.1 
Census 1850Elizabeth Brooks KELLER appeared on the 1850 census of John Willis LOMAX on 4 December 1850 in Saluda Regiment, Abbeville County, South Carolina; John W 40, Elizabeth 31, Barbary A C 13, William G 10, Savannah M 8, David K 5, Elizabeth R 2

Winny Bagwell 23.2 
WillElizabeth Brooks KELLER witnessed the will of Jane (surname unknown) on 4 June 1853 in Abbeville County, South Carolina; Executor: David Keller, Esq. (wife is Nancy Lomax, daughter of William Lomax and Nancy Hairston)
Witnesses: John W. Lomax, Garlington Owens, Elizabeth B. Lomax.
Heirs: Nephew James Wesley Johnson, (son Jane Johnson and Toliver Johnson of Panola, MS), Thomas Johnston, James H Martin and wife Rachel Martin of Tippah, MS, William Gray (son of John Gray deceased), William Gray (son of James Gray deceased), Mary Ann Thompson, Sarah Jane Lomax (daughter of John and Elizabeth Lomax).
PDF copies of will are attached here.3
Death*Elizabeth Brooks KELLER died on 4 August 1876 at age 56. 
Burial*She was buried in Ebenezer Methodist Church Cemetery, Abbeville, South Carolina


John Willis LOMAX b. 21 Dec 1810, d. 30 Jan 1896

Sources (www.HAIRSTON.org)

  1. [S279] Lomax, Joseph, Genealogical and Historical Sketches of The Lomax Family, The Rookus Printing House, Grand Rapids, Mich., 1894.
  2. [S1850] 1850 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration - Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org.
  3. [S276] Will of Jane Hairston - 4 June 1853, Abbeville County Will Box 131, Pack 3799, South Carolina Department of Archives and History.
Last Edited16 Aug 2014