Biographical Sketch of Mrs. Eliza C. Hefflefinger
(See Rogers) -Eliza, daughter of Jesse and Elizabeth Cochran was born in the Cherokee Nation in 1853. At the time that she would be in school the Civil War with all of its malevolence broke over the Cherokee Nation and it is only due to her native ability that she is now widely known for her general intelligence and information.
She married in 1872 Greenville Pace Hefflefinger. He was one of the most progressive farmers of his community and always kept thoroughly abreast with the period. They were the parents of Joseph and Fannie Hefflefinger.
Mrs. Hefflefinger is a member of the Presbyterian church.
MLA Source Citation:Starr, Emmett. History of the Cherokee Indians and Their Legends and Folk Lore. Oklahoma City, Oklahoma: The Warden Company. 1921 AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 28 July 2014. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/native/biographical-sketch-of-mrs-eliza-c-hefflefinger.htm - Last updated on Nov 26th, 2012
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