Elijah Charles Caffey Family


Elijah Charles Caffey Family

Husband: Elijah Charles Caffey

Born: 20 Dec 1837at: Montgomery, Montgomery Co, Al
Married: 13 Feb 1868at: , , Al
Died: 1921at: , Milam Co, Tx
Buried: at: Salty Cemetery, Milam Co, Tx
Father: Lindsay R Caffey
Mother: Mary C. Berry
Other Spouses: Reney C. Unknown  Rebecca Merritt  

Wife: Rebecca Ellen Thomas

Born: 13 Apr 1853at: , , Al
Died: 23 Jan 1938at: , Milam Co, Tx
Buried: at: Salty Cemetery, Milam Co, Tx
Father: William Meredith Thomas
Mother: Sarah Jane Jenkins


Name: Lilly Julia Caffey
Born: 12 Nov 1868at: Montgomery, Montgomery Co, Al
Died: 13 Nov 1943at: Cameron, Milam Co, Tx
Buried: at: Salty Cemetery, Milam Co, Tx
Spouses: Rufus McMillan Beard  

Name: Olive Rosy (Ollie) Caffey
Born: 25 Dec 1870at: , Montgomery Co, Al
Died: 28 Oct 1963at: Miles, Runnels Co, Tx
Buried: at: 
Spouses: Thomas L King  

Name: Robert M Caffey
Born: 05 Feb 1872at: Montgomery, Montgomery Co, Al
Died: 30 Apr 1900at: 
Buried: at: Salty Cemetery, Milam Co, Tx
Spouses: Alabama Brown  

Name: Thomas Andrew Caffey
Born: 12 Sep 1875at: , Washington Co, Tx
Died: 29 Dec 1939at: Taylor, Williamson Co, Tx
Buried: at: Salty Cemetery, Milam Co, Tx
Spouses: Sallie Edna Perry  Nettie Viola Tucker  

Name: Sarah (Sadie) Lovenia Caffey
Born: 17 Nov 1878at: Salty, Milam Co, Tx
Died: 12 Mar 1934at: Hereford, Deaf Smith Co, Tx
Buried: at: 
Spouses: Jess W. Hyde  

Name: Samual Arthur Caffey
Born: 20 Jan 1881at: , , Tx
Died: 27 Apr 1946at: Austin, Travis Co, Tx
Buried: at: Salty Cemetery, Milam Co, Tx
Spouses: Jennie Williams  

Name: Edward F. Caffey
Born: 07 Sep 1885at: Salty, Milam Co, Tx
Died: 31 Oct 1886at: 
Buried: at: 

Name: Oscar Lynale Caffey
Born: 16 Aug 1888at: Salty, Milam Co, Tx
Died: 23 Apr 1929at: Thorndale, Milam Co, Tx
Buried: at: Salty Cemetery, Milam Co, Tx
Spouses: Ivey Harris  

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About Elijah Charles Caffey:

Home in 1900: Justice Precinct 8, Milam, Texas
Eliz C Caffey 62
Rebeca E Caffey 47
Oscar L Caffey 10
Authur Burt 17

1880 Census,, Milam, Tx
Elijah Caffey, Head, 43,al,
Rebecca Caffey, Wife,28,al,
Charles Caffey, Son, 17,al,
Lilly Caffey, Daughter, 12,al,
Oliver Caffey, Son, 10,al,
Robert Caffey, Son, 6,al,
Thomas J Caffey, Son, 4,Tx,
Sarah Caffey, Daughter, 2,Tx,
Mary Caffey, nei, 4,al,

Home in 1860: District 2, Montgomery, Alabama
Elijah Caffey 22
Reney C Caffey 18

Co. E 33 Ala Infantry CSA

About Rebecca Ellen Thomas:

Name: Rebacca Ellwen Caffey
Death Date: 23 Jan 1938
Death Place: Milam, Texas
Gender: Female
Race: white
Death Age: 85 years 9 months
Estimated Birth Date: 1853
Birth Date: 4/13/1852
Birthplace: Alabama
Marital Status: Widowed
Spouse's Name: E.C. Caffey
Father's Name: Marian Thomas
Father's Birthplace: Alabama
Mother's Name: Jenkins
Mother's Birthplace: Alabama
Occupation: Housewife
Cemetery: Salty Cemetery
Collection: Texas Deaths, 1890-1976

Caffey, Mrs. Rebecca Ellen of Salty Community. Age 85. Died ?/1937 (Sunday) at her home after a few days illness, complicated by the infirmities of age. Services held (Monday) in Salty Church. Burial in Salty Cemetery. Rev. L.R. Stephens, pastor of Thorndale Baptist Church, officiated. Urban's were funeral directors. She was born 4/13/1852 in , Montgomery Co, Alabama. "She would have been 86 yrs. old had she lived until her next birthday." Married E.C. Caffey 2/13/1868. They came to Texas in 1874 and settled in Milam, where they lived until they were called to their eternal home. She united with the Christian Church as a young girl and remaining of that faith throughout her long eventful life. Preceded in death by her husband, 3 sons and a daughter. Survivors: 3 sons, C.M. Caffey of Salty, T.A. Caffey of Thorndale, S.A. Caffey of Freeport; 2 daughters, Mrs. R.M. Beard, Thorndale, Mrs. T.L. King of Miles; sister, Mrs. A.J. Jackson; brother, John Thomas of Stockdale; host of other relative, friends, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren.

Revised: 06-Jun-15  12:08 PM