Ellehu Pickle was born on October 30, 1863. He was the son of John Hornsbeck Pickle and Martha Jane Irvin. There are several spelling of his first name in the records. We will use the spelling on his tombstone in this work.
Aillian Fidelia Sally Lucrinda "Delia" Lochridge was born on 13 Oct 1863. She is thought to be the daughter of Marion County, Alabama farmer John L. Lochridge.
Ellehu and Delia Lochridge were married on 09 Dec 1886. From census records we know that he was a rural mail carrier and in 1910 Delia was clerking in a store. The following list of four daughters was constructed using census records.
· Jeffie Lula Pickle was born on 02 Sep 1887. She married Ernest Franklin Puckett on 17 Jun 1914. She died on 03 Oct 1951.
· Berthie O. Pickle was born in Mar 1893.
· Effie G Pickle was born in Oct 1889.
· Burnie J. Pickle was born in 1901.
Ellehu died in 1943 and Delia died December 22, 1950. They are buried in the Pickle Cemetery in Monroe County, Mississippi.
Personal Inventory of Ray-Pickle Cemetery.
1900 Monroe County Mississippi Census, ED 72, Mormon Springs Precinct.
1910 Monroe County Mississippi Census, ED 58 Greenwood Springs Precinct