GAINEY, Elva A.
- Born: 23 Dec 1833
- Marriage: STRICKLAND, Hector
- Died: 27 Sep 1901
- Buried: Bethany United Methodist Church, Stedman, Cumberland County, North Carolina, United States
Transcript of cemetery at Bethany United Methodist Church is posted at Cumberland Co Rootsweb site. It shows Elvy A Strickland, wife of Hector Strickland and daughter of Haywood and Catherine Gainey, 23 Dec 1833 - 27 Sep 1901. Adjacent is Hector Strickland, 12 Jul 1830 - 8 Oct 1921. Cemetery is located about 3 3/4 miles north of Stedman in Eastover Township. From S.R. 1006 (Maxwell Road), northwest 0.15 miles on S.R. 1826 (Wade - Stedman Road), southwest about 75 yards.
Noted events in her life were:
1. Census, 1850, Cumberland County, North Carolina, United States. Elva A Gainey is 17, female, living with parents. (Cumberland Co, Eastern Division, p59)
Elva married Hector STRICKLAND. (Hector STRICKLAND was born on 12 Jul 1830, died on 8 Oct 1921 and was buried in Bethany United Methodist Church, Stedman, Cumberland County, North Carolina, United States.)