At a Glance
Elizabeth Whitted, like many Burwell School girls, awaits to be more fully discovered.
Elizabeth, called Bettie, was the daughter of Anna D. Faucett and Henry Whitted, a wealthy Hillsborough, NC planter. Elizabeth never married and was the mistress of her father's household. Elizabeth does not have a headstone in the William Whitted, Jr. Family Cemetery in Hillsborough, NC, but it is assumed she is buried there .
Places of Residence
- Parents: Henry Whitted (d. 1883)  and Anna D. Faucett (d. 1849) . Elizabeth was the mistress of her father's household as evidenced in the United States Census of 1860 , United States Census of 1870 , and United States Census of 1880 .
- Mary Claire Engstrom. The Book of Burwell Students: Lives of Educated Women in the Antebellum South. (Hillsborough: Hillsborough Historic Commission, 2007).
- United States Census of 1860.
- United States Census of 1870.
- United States Census of 1880.