Indiana McCaslins

Elosia LongneckerAge: 85 years18981984

Name
Elosia Longnecker
Married name
Elosia Richey
Birth July 2, 1898 36 37
Death of a siblingUnknown Longnecker
before 1900 (Age 17 months)

Census 1900 (Age 17 months)
Death of a paternal grandfatherJohn Hiram Longnecker
March 13, 1903 (Age 4 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a paternal grandfatherJohn Hiram Longnecker
after March 13, 1903 (Age 4 years)
Note: Charlottesville Cemetery; Find A Grave Memorial# 31714143
Death of a maternal grandfatherJames C Bloor
January 1, 1909 (Age 10 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a maternal grandfatherJames C Bloor
after January 1, 1909 (Age 10 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Amity Cemetery; Find A Grave Memorial# 38931604
Death of a maternal grandmotherElizabeth Cerilda (Zerelda) Snodgrass
before 1910 (Age 11 years)

Burial of a maternal grandmotherElizabeth Cerilda (Zerelda) Snodgrass
before 1910 (Age 11 years)
Note: Amity Cemetery; Find A Grave Memorial# 38931609
Census 1910 (Age 11 years)
Death of a fatherHiram E Longnecker
February 10, 1915 (Age 16 years)

Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a fatherHiram E Longnecker
after February 10, 1915 (Age 16 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Amity Cemetery; Find A Grave Memorial# 38978702
Birth of a daughter
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Opal A Richey
December 6, 1918 (Age 20 years)
Census 1920 (Age 21 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherSamantha Lydia Updike
January 9, 1929 (Age 30 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a paternal grandmotherSamantha Lydia Updike
after January 9, 1929 (Age 30 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Charlottesville Cemetery. (Find A Grave Memorial# 31714230)
Census 1930 (Age 31 years)
Death of a husbandHugh Arthur Richey
March 30, 1935 (Age 36 years)
Burial of a husbandHugh Arthur Richey
after March 30, 1935 (Age 36 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Amity Cemetery; Find A Grave Memorial# 39049027
Death of a motherJane Bloor
March 31, 1943 (Age 44 years)
Death February 1984 (Age 85 years)
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Marriage: August 23, 1894, Richland, Illinois
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BirthSocial Security Death Index
Census1900 US Federal Census
Census1910 US Federal Census
Census1920 US Federal Census
Census1930 US Federal Census
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In the 1900 US Census for Honey Creek, Crawford, Illinois, 38-year-old Illinois-born Hiram E Longnecker and his 39-year-old Illinois-born wife Jane [Bloor] Longnecker have been married six years. Jane has borne two children, but only one is living, one-year-old Illinois-born Elosia E. Also in this household is a servant [farm laborer], 16-year-old Illinois-born Elmer C Doty. Hiram and Elmer have had no months out of work in the past year. Hiram is farming land he owns, free of mortgage. Hiram, Jane and Elmer are literate and speak English. Hiram's parents were born in Illinois; Jane's parents were born in Indiana; Elosia's parents were born in Illinois; Elmer's father was born in Ohio and his mother in Illinois.

in the 1910 US Federal Census for German, Richland, Illinois, 47-year-old Illinois-born Hiram E Longnecker and his 48-year-old Illinois-born wife Jane [Bloor] Longnecker have been married fifteen years. Jane has borne two children, but only one is living, 11-year-old Illinois-born Elosia E who has attended school in the past year. Hiram is doing "general farming" on land he owns free of mortgage. Everyone is literate and speaks English. Hiram's parents were born in Illinois; Jane's parents were born in Indiana; Elosia's parents were born in Illinois.

In the 1920 US Federal Census for German, Richland, Illinois, 22-year-old Hugh A Richey and his 21-year-old Illinois-born wife Elosia [Longnecker] Richey have in their household their one-year one-month-old Illinois-born son [sic], Opal A, and Elosia's widowed mother, 59-year-old Jane [Bloor] Longnecker. Hugh is farming rented land. All the adults are literate and speak English. Everyone's parents except Jane's were born in Illinois. Jane's parents were born in Indiana.

In the 1930 US Federal Census for German, Richland, Illinois, 33-year-old farmer Hugh A Richey and his 31-year-old Illinois-born wife Elosia [Longnecker] Richey were married when he was 20- and she was 19-years-old [abt 1918]. They have in their household their Illinois-born children, 11-year-old Opal A, 9-year-old Alvin A, 6-year-old Everett E, 3-year 7-month-old Harold H, and 5-month-old Herbert M, and Elosia's mother and aunt, 69-year-old Illinois-born widow Jane [Bloor] Longnecker and 71-year-old Illinois-born widow Emma [Bloor] Conterell. The family is living on a farm. They own a radio. Opal and Alvin have attended school in the past year. Everyone but the four youngest children is literate and speaks English. Hugh is farming rented land and has worked on the last regularly scheduled work day. He has not served in the military. Everyone's parents were born in Illinois except Jane's who were born in Indiana [sic - her sister Emma should have her parents recorded as being born in Indiana].

Elosia Longnecker Richey, born 2 Jul 1898, died Feb 1984. Her last residence of record was Olney, Richland, Illinois 62450. She had applied for her Social Security Number in Illinois before 1951.