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1134. Elizabeth A. HADEN548 was born on 13 July 1837.546,549 She died on 15 March 1870 at the age of 32.554

License to marry, 23 Apr 1857, gives names as Joseph Pickens to Lizzie A. Haden. She had died prior to the settlement of her grandfather's, John Lamberson, estate. It is noted that she had left three children, Joseph, James and Waneta Pickens, residing with their father Joseph W. Pickens in Madison Co, AL.

Elizabeth A. HADEN and Joseph William Israel PICKENS were married on 23 April 1857 in Madison County, Alabama.932 Joseph William Israel PICKENS, son of Joseph William PICKENS and Selina BRAZELTON, was born on 25 May 1836 in Alabama.553,554 He died on 5 March 1911 at the age of 74 in Dallas, Dallas County, Texas.554

1860 Census. Clarke Co, AL. Hayes Store P.O., Hh 44
Joseph Peckins, age 25, Overseer, b. AL
Elizabeth, age 23, b. AL
John, age 4 months.

In 1870, the family was indexed as Joseph "Wickens". Madison Co, AL, Hh
Selena Pickes, age 66, b. SC
William, age 34, b. AL
Joseph 9, James, 6, and Lucy age 1.

1880 Census. Madison Co AL, p.306A, Hh 168
Joseph W. Pickens, age 44, Farming, b. AL, father b. NC, mother b. SC
wife's name unreadable Em....., age 42, b. AL, father b. TN, mother b. AL
Joseph A., son, age 18, works on farm. b. AL as were his parents.
James G., son, age 15. Nett, daughter, age 11. Thomas, son, age 4. Nurtill, daughter, age 2. probably only the last two children are those of his second wife
James Hayden, age 14, "orphant", b. AL as were his parents.
Linna B. Pickens, age 76, no relationship stated but obviously Joseph's mother, b. SC as were her parents.

1900 Census. Justice Precinct #4, Ladonia Town, Fannin Co TX, Sheet 20B, Hh 365
Joseph W. Pickens, born May 1836, age 64, married for 27 years, b. AL, parents b. SC, day labor
Emma, wife, born Mar 1838, age 62, 8 children, 4 are living, b. AL as were her parents.
Thomas B., son, born Feb 1876, age 24, single, b. AL, dry goods salesman

Joseph apparently married second to Emma J. Dickson as she is buried with him in Ladonia Cemetery. Buried Ladonia City Cemetery.

Texas Death Certificate #5410
Joseph W. Pickens, died 5 Mar 1911 in Dallas, of uremia.. His residence was 4203 Bryan St. He was a retired framer, born in Alabama, 25 May 1836. His father was S. B. Pickens, born SC; his mother Selina Brazelton, b. SC. Mrs. T. W. Blakeney of Dallas was the informant.

Elizabeth A. HADEN and Joseph William Israel PICKENS had the following children:



John Haden PICKENS was born on 9 February 1860 in Madison County, Alabama. He died before 1876 at the age of 16.

John was not named with his siblings in the settlement of John Lamberson's estate in 1876, and must have died as a child.



Joseph Andrew PICKENS.



James C. PICKENS was born on 29 July 1864 in Alabama. He died on 8 September 1895 at the age of 31 in Gurley, Madison County, Alabama.

Buried Gurley Cemetery, Madison Co, AL.



Lucille Juanita "Nett" PICKENS was born in 1869 in Alabama. She died on 14 September 1936 at the age of 67 in Madison County, Alabama.

Married William Ewing Drake, 1 Jan 1886, Madison Co, AL