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||6 Feb 2008 |
||1880 TN Census: George & Lizzie Olden|
Enumeration Date: 24 Jun 1880
Enumeration District: 200
Location: Murfreesboro, Rutherford County, Tennessee
1. George Olden - age 32, born in KY, parents born in KY, minister
2. Lizzie - wife, age 24, born in TN, father born in KY, mother born in TN
3. Willie Mae - daughter, age 1, born in TN
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||Marriage Certificate: George Olden & Lizzie Merry|
N.G. Merry signed.
- was a Kentucky plantation slave who escaped during the Civil War and joined the Union army. Upon emancipation, he adopted his former master's surname, Oldham, and altered the spelling. 
- Oldham Plantation was near Louisville, Kentucky. 
- [S29] Memoirs of Sylvia Olden Lee, premier African-American classical vocal coach : Who is Sylvia, Lee, Sylvia Olden; Nash, Elizabeth, (E. Mellen Press, 2001), 1.
- [S7] Marriages Recorded in Nashville, 1864-1905 , (http://library.nashville.org/localhistory/his_lochisindexes.asp#marriages).
Marriage Book 7, pg. 77
- [S20] Marriage Certificate.
- [S14] Georg Olden Biography, (Answers.com), http://www.answers.com/topic/georg-olden..