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Re: Edgar Elder
Posted by: Nancy Petersen (ID *****3235) Date: February 19, 2012 at 14:06:16
In Reply to: Edgar Elder by Stanley W. Elder of 2773

Is this the same EDGAR ELDER of WV and Tarrant Co TX?
This Edgar ELDER passed away on 11 May 2010.

Soc. Sec. Index:
Name: Edgar B. Elder
SSN: 232-28-5885
Last Residence: 76244 Keller, Tarrant, Texas
Born: 5 Mar 1915
Died: 11 May 2010
SSN issued: North Carolina or West Virginia (Before 1951)

The late Donna Logan printed an article
I had scanned and posted the article on my webpages

Title of the article:
"John ELDER of Harrison County, West Virginia,"
which begins with John Elder, b. April 13, 1760, possibly in Ireland, (tho in the 1850 census he gives his birthplace as Virginia" ,
died April 27, 1857, at Booths Creek, Taylor Co, WV.
Family tradition says he was the son of William Elder, who had 12 sons..."
Married Margaret McHenry...

Name: Edgar B Elder
Birth Date: 5 Mar 1915
Address: 29b Hc 69 Box
City: West Union
State: WV Zip Code: 26456

Name: Edgar Blaine Elder
Home in 1920: Black Fork, Tucker, West Virginia
Age: 4 [4 9/12]
Estimated birth year: abt 1916 [abt 1915]
Birthplace: West Virginia
Relation to Head of House: Son
Father's name: Clenna I Elder
Father's Birth Place: United States
[United States of America]
Mother's name: Mary Elder
Mother's Birth Place: United States
[United States of America]
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Sex: Male
Household Members:
Name Age
Clenna I Elder 33
Mary Elder 37
Vada Elder 12
Edgar Blaine Elder 4 [4 9/12]
Verla Sethelyn Elder 1 [1 8/12]
Ronald Everett Elder 1 [1 0/12]
Source Citation: Year: 1920;
Census Place: Black Fork, Tucker, West Virginia;
Roll: T625_1967; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 169; Image: 844.

Name: Edgar B Elder
Home in 1930: Spencer, Roane, West Virginia
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Age: 15
Estimated birth year: abt 1915
Relation to Head of House: Son
Father's name: Irven C Elder
Mother's name: Mary E Elder
Race: White
Household Members:
Name Age
Irven C Elder 43
Mary E Elder 47
Vada I Elder 22 (
Edgar B Elder 15
Verla Elder 11
Source Citation: Year: 1930;
Census Place: Spencer, Roane, West Virginia;
Roll: 2555; Page: 12A; Enumeration District: 11; Image: 45.0.

ID: I519
Name: John R. ELDER
Surname: Elder
Given Name: John R.
Sex: M
Birth: 13 Apr 1760 in , , Ireland
Death: 27 Apr 1857 in Booths Creek, Taylor, Virginia
Burial: Bridgeport, Harrison, West Virginia

Father: William ELDER b: in , , Ireland

Mother: Mrs ELDER

Marriage 1 Margaret MCHENRY b: ABT 1765 in , , Ireland
Married: 1780 in , Harrison, Virginia
       1.Mary "Polly" ELDER b: ABT 1794 in Prob., , New York
       2.        Margaret ELDER b: 13 May 1798 in , Harrison, Virginia
       3.        Elizabeth ELDER b: 21 Dec 1801 in , , Virginia

Marriage 2 Agnes RILEY b: 17 Nov 1780 in , , Virginia
       1.        John R. ELDER Jr. b: 14 Jun 1820 in , , Virginia

another version:
ID: I116969
Name: Clemma Ervin ELDER
Sex: M
Birth: 15 JUL 1886 in Walnut Fork, Tyler, West Virginia 1 2
Death: 5 JAN 1964 in Sistersville, Tyler, West Virginia 1 2
Burial: Masonic Cemetery, West Union, Doddridge, West Virginia 1 2

Father: Ross ELDER b: 12 OCT 1839 in ,Harrison, Virginia 
Mother: Laverna LEMASTERS b: 1842 in Walnut Fork, Tyler, Virginia

Marriage 1 Mary Ellen LEMASTERS b: 2 AUG 1882 in Walnut Fork, Tyler, West Virginia
              Married: 11 SEP 1906 in ,Tyler, West Virginia 1 2
       1.        Edgar Blaine ELDER
       2.        Verla Gethelyn ELDER
       3.        Vada Inus ELDER b: 1 OCT 1907 in Stringtown, Tyler, West Virginia
       4.        Ronald Everett ELDER b: 16 DEC 1918 in Parsons, Tucker, West Virginia

       1.       Title: robertmartin0729.ged

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---Nancy Elder Petersen
Host, ELDER DNA project
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