Elizabeth (Hemphill) Sturgis
Privacy Level: Open (White)

Elizabeth (Hemphill) Sturgis (1800 - abt. 1902)

Elizabeth Sturgis formerly Hemphill aka Gaulden
Born in Ebenezer, York, South Carolina, United Statesmap
Daughter of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Wife of — married 18 Dec 1856 (to 1863) in York, South Carolina, United Statesmap
Descendants descendants
Died about at about age 102 in South Carolina, United Statesmap
Problems/Questions Profile manager: Mags Gaulden private message [send private message]
Profile last modified | Created 27 Jan 2014
This page has been accessed 764 times.


The daughter of Dr. Hemphill of York County, SC.

She married second, George Sturgis in 1856, Yorkville enquirer. [volume] (Yorkville, S.C.), 25 Dec. 1856. Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers. Lib. of Congress., Yorkville Enquirer
Elizabeth (Hemphill) Sturgis was a centenarian, living to age 102.

Elizabeth passed away in 1902 in South Carolina. You can find her obituary in her Find A Grave: Memorial #221092530

Research Notes

  • Is this Elizabeth Hemphill a descendant of Samuel or Alexander HEMPHILL[1]
  • BIRTH: MARCH 1800, DEATH: 14-MAY-1902, Family 1 : George Federick STURGIS, MARRIAGE: 18-DEC-1856, no source given.[2]


  • The Gaulden, Gauldin, Gaulding, Family History -- A Seven Hundred Year Study, Volume One, Dr. Charles H. Gaulden, Self Published, April, 1999.
  • Personal Papers and notes of Frances T. Gaulden.

Is Elizabeth your ancestor? Please don't go away!
 star icon Login to collaborate or comment, or
 star icon contact private message the profile manager, or
 star icon ask our community of genealogists a question.
Sponsored Search by Ancestry.com

DNA Connections
It may be possible to confirm family relationships. It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share some percentage of DNA with Elizabeth: Have you taken a test? If so, login to add it. If not, see our friends at Ancestry DNA.


Leave a message for others who see this profile.
There are no comments yet.
Login to post a comment.

This week's featured connections are Exercise Gurus: Elizabeth is 20 degrees from Richard Simmons, 23 degrees from Billy Blanks, 12 degrees from John Dunlop, 21 degrees from Jack LaLanne, 22 degrees from Pehr Henric Ling, 26 degrees from Davina McCall, 20 degrees from R. Tait McKenzie, 18 degrees from Olivia Newton-John, 23 degrees from William Orban, 16 degrees from Arnold Schwarzenegger, 22 degrees from Suzanne Somers and 17 degrees from Raquel Welch on our single family tree. Login to see how you relate to 33 million family members.

H  >  Hemphill  |  S  >  Sturgis  >  Elizabeth (Hemphill) Sturgis

Categories: Hemphill, York County | Centenarians