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Elza Mulford

Male 1886 - 1958  (71 years)


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  • Name Elza Mulford 
    Born 30 Dec 1886  Carlton, Gallia, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Draft Registration 1917  Cheshire, Gallia, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Elza Mulford, 30, bornin Cheshire Co., Ohio. born December 30, 1886, natural born in Carleton, Ohio.

      Occupation: farmer, self employed in Cheshire Township. Dependants: wife and three children. Married caucasion, no military experience. Exemptions for consideration: support wife and children.

      Physical description: short, slender, gray eyes, brown hair, no health problems.

      Dated: June 5, 1917
    Census 1930  Cheshire, Gallia, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Elza Mulford, 43, farmer, born in Ohio, married at age 20. Lona Mulford, 41, born in Ohio, married at age 18. Gail Mulford, 18, born in Ohio. Apoline Darsk, 75, mother-in-law, born in Ohio.
    Died 5 Nov 1958  Cheshire, Gallia, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Name: ELZA MULFORD
      Gender: Male
      Date of Death: December 05, 1958
      Volume: 15616
      Certificate: 85570
      Marital Status: Widowed
      Place of Death: , Gallia County
      Race: White
      Residence: , Gallia County
      Age: 71
    Buried 6 Nov 1958  Cheshire, Gallia, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • From Sunday Times Sentinel Nov 6,1958 (Elza's Obituary)

      Elza Mulford, 71, whose death was briefly noted in the Saturday issue
      of the Times was found dead on the porch of his home at
      10a.m.Saturday.

      As was his custom, he went to Middleport Friday evening with
      neighbors and apparently collapsed and died on his porch after
      returning home.

      He was a native of Cheshire twp., where he was born on Dec
      30,1886, the son of the late Enos and Sophornia Yeauger Mulford. He
      was one of 11 children born to that union and the following brothers
      and sisters survive. Mrs. Elza Wiggins, Mrs. Garnet
      Folden, Stanley, Clinton and Clarence, all of Columbus. Mrs. Edith
      Thomas and and Mrs. Jacob Schuler both of Pomeroy and Mrs. Gus Pach of
      Chillicothe. A sister Mrs. Nora Kennedy, died a year ago.
      His marriage to the former Lona Darst took place at the home of
      Squire Boice at Kyger on Feb 9,1906,and she preceded him in death on
      Aug 8,1949. He was also preceded by a son, Gayland who was killed in a
      highway accident near Addison when a tobacco truck turned over on
      Dec 15,1926.

      Two children who survive are Dale Mulford and Mrs. Fred (Gail)
      Sisson, both of Cheshire. Other survivors are eight grandchildren and
      three great-grandchildren.

      Funeral services were to be held at the Old Kyger church at 2p.m.
      today. Rev.C.J.Lemley officiated and burial followed in Gravel Hill
      cemetery under the direction of Miller's Home for Funerals.

      Obituary taken from Ancestry.com
    Person ID I128463  7_families
    Last Modified 4 Oct 2004 

    Father Enoch Thomas Mulford,   b. Sep 1857, , Mason, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 May 1936, , Gallia, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 78 years) 
    Mother Saphronia Yauger,   b. 3 Sep 1861, Cheshire, Gallia, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Nov 1951, Pomeroy, Meigs, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 3 Jul 1879  , Gallia, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F28339  Group Sheet

    Family Lona Darst,   b. 1888, Cheshire, Gallia, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Aug 1949, Cheshire, Gallia, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Married 9 Feb 1906  Kyger, Gallia, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Gail Neva Mulford,   b. 1902, Cheshire, Gallia, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Cheshire, Gallia, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Ivan Dale Mulford,   b. 12 Sep 1907, Cheshire, Gallia, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1979, Cheshire, Gallia, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     3. Gaylord Mulford,   b. 1909, Cheshire, Gallia, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Dec 1926, Addison, Gallia, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 17 years)
    Last Modified 21 Feb 2005 
    Family ID F46505  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 30 Dec 1886 - Carlton, Gallia, Ohio Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 9 Feb 1906 - Kyger, Gallia, Ohio Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDraft Registration - 1917 - Cheshire, Gallia, Ohio Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1930 - Cheshire, Gallia, Ohio Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 5 Nov 1958 - Cheshire, Gallia, Ohio Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 6 Nov 1958 - Cheshire, Gallia, Ohio Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S862] World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18, United States Selective Service, (National Archives and Records Administration. World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918. M1509, 20,243 rolls. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration.).

    2. [S861] Ohio, Gallia, Cheshire - 1930 - Federal Census, Ohio, Gallia, Cheshire, (www.ancestry.com).

    3. [S816] Ohio Deaths, 1958 - 2000, State of Ohio, (www.ancestry.com).