10.ELIZABETH10 BALFOUR (ANDREW9, ANDREW8, ANDREW7, JOHN ANDREW6, GEORGE JOHN5, HERSCHEL ANDREW4, BALFOUR3, ANDREW OF STRATHER AND MUQHANNY2, POSS SIR MICHAEL1) was born May 30, 1812 in Randolph County, North Carolina, and died July 12, 1904 in Carron, Woods County,Oklahoma.She married COLONEL JAMES MURRAY ARTHUR DRAKE November 29, 1832.He was born 1812, and died 1888.
Notes for ELIZABETH BALFOUR:
aka: Eliza Balfour?I also have dates of 1872 and 1883 for her death.See; a hastily written sheet of notes from Aleen Williams House and DAR papers of Mrs. Estelle Cowan Blalock - down from Andrew and Mary Henleyand Mrs Pearl DeGroot Collins.
Bessie Marie (Balfour) Crouch's information has Elizabeth's date of death as July 12, 1883 and the location as St. Louis, Missouri.
Burial: Aubury Cemetery
News item (July 19, 1883):"Eliza Balfour Drake, wife of Col. JM Drake of La Prarie, died in St Louis on last Thursday at the home of her son, Dr. Drake.She was born in North Carolina and about 80 years old."
More About COLONEL JAMES MURRAY ARTHUR DRAKE:
Burial: Mt Horeb Cemetery
Children of ELIZABETH BALFOUR and JAMES DRAKE are:
i.F. P.11 DRAKE.
ii.A. G. DRAKE.
iv.LOUISA DRAKE, m. JONES.
34.v.MARY DRAKE, b. 1833; d. 1907.
35.vi.MARGARET EMMA DRAKE, b. February 12, 1845, Asheboro, Randolph County, North Carolina.