Land Patents 11-1-1848 Vernon Co MO: Elias WEDDLE of Bates Co MO. 5-15-1852 Vernon Co MO: Elizabeth WEDDLE of Bates Co The BLM site[free] is down, but will give you the link, and you can try later.Also has Montgomery Co patent, if same person. http://www.glorecords.blm.gov/http://www.glorecords.blm.gov/ It's also on Ancestry for a fee.
There is an older Moses WEDDLE b c 1810 KY in 1850 Bates Co MO [has son Elias], possibly a bro to Elias?
CA Voter's Lists give middle names.Perhaps 1 of them is Elizabeth's maiden name.... Moses Gatewood; David Thompson/Thomas; William Hall; John Robert; Sylvester Baker; Henry Davis [not sure, as he gives US as place of birth, everyone else says MO}