Euphemia L Snodgrass, 18751959 (aged 84 years)

Name
Euphemia L /Snodgrass/
Also known as
Euphemia L /Wray/
Birth
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Birth of a brother
Note: 1900 US Census records George's birthdate as Jan 1879.
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Birth of a sister
Death of a sister
Death of a sister
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a sister
Note: Vansburgh Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 31160753)
Death of a paternal grandmother
Burial of a paternal grandmother
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Vansburgh Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 38164480)
Marriage
Census
1900 (aged 24 years)
Census
1910 (aged 34 years)
Death of a sister
Birth of a daughter
Census
1920 (aged 44 years)
Death of a father
Burial of a father
Note: Vansburg Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 38164675)
Census
1930 (aged 54 years)
Death of a mother
Burial of a mother
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Vansburg Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 38164631)
Death of a husband
Census
1940 (aged 64 years)
Death of a sister
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a sister
Note: Sterling Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 108727653)
Death of a sister
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a sister
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Vansburgh Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 23145491)
Death
December 2, 1959 (aged 84 years)
Family with parents
father
18411929
Birth: September 5, 1841 25 21 Madison, Jefferson, Indiana
Death: October 27, 1929Brownell, Ness, Kansas
mother
18471931
Birth: March 9, 1847 35 Indiana
Death: June 25, 1931Brownell, Ness, Kansas
Marriage MarriageOctober 3, 1867New Washington, Clark, Indiana
19 years
younger sister
18861889
Birth: June 16, 1886 44 39 Kansas
Death: February 15, 1889Ness, Kansas
-18 years
elder sister
18681915
Birth: April 23, 1868 26 21 Indiana
Death: before April 3, 1915
20 months
elder sister
18691899
Birth: December 22, 1869 28 22 Indiana
Death: March 4, 1899
6 years
younger sister
18751940
Birth: October 12, 1875 34 28 Indiana
Death: November 2, 1940
herself
18751959
Birth: September 29, 1875 34 28 Indiana
Death: December 2, 1959
2 years
younger brother
18781969
Birth: February 8, 1878 36 30 Indiana
Death: September 6, 1969
5 years
younger sister
18831949
Birth: February 17, 1883 41 35 Indiana
Death: June 12, 1949
Family with William Edward (Ted) Wray
husband
18671934
Birth: about 1867 31 22 Indiana
Death: April 7, 1934Brownell, Ness, Kansas
herself
18751959
Birth: September 29, 1875 34 28 Indiana
Death: December 2, 1959
Marriage MarriageDecember 15, 1899Kansas
18 years
daughter
19172002
Birth: April 24, 1917 50 41 Kansas
Death: March 12, 2002Great Bend, Barton, Kansas
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Shared note

In the 1880 US Federal Census for Washington, Clark, Indiana, 37-year-old Indiana-born Hugh C and his 29-year-old Indiana-born wife Lida A [Eliza A Gray] Snodgrass have in their household their Indiana-born children, 10-year-old Marietta, 8-year-old Irene, 6-year-old Cordelia, 4-year-old Euphemia, and 2-year-old George T, and Lida's mother 68-year-old South Carolina-born widow, Mary [maiden name unknown] Gray. Hugh's parents were born in Indiana, Lida's father was born in Ireland and her mother in South Carolina, and Mary's parents in South Carolina. The children's parents were born in Indiana.

In the 1900 US Federal Census for Nevada, Ness, Kansas, 64-year-old farmer Joseph and his 55-year-old wife Caroline [maiden name unknown] Wray have been married 33-years and have had eight children, only three are living. However, the census taker has recorded four children, 33-year-old Indiana-born farmer W.E. [William Edward] who has been married 6 months, 30-year-old Iowa-born farmer George, 24-year-old Indiana-born E.L. [sic she is Euphemia Snodgrass, William's wife], and 17-year-old Iowa-born Mabel Wray. Also in this household is a hired man, 17-year-old Iowa-born John Willour. Joseph immigrated from England in 1851 and is a naturalized citizen. Caroline immigrated from England in 1865. Joseph is farming land he owns, free of mortgage. Everyone's parents are recorded as being born in England, except John Willour, whose father was born in Ohio and his mother in Illinois. This parental English birth is incorrect for Euphemia, whose parents, Hugh and Lidia [Gray] Snodgrass, are living on an adjacent farm and who were born in Indiana.

In the 1910 US Federal Census for Waring, Ness, Kansas, 42-year-old Indiana-born house carpenter William E and his 34-year-old Indiana-born wife Euphemia [Snodgrass] Wray have been married nine years and have had no children. They are living in a house which William owns, free of mortgage. William has worked every month of the past year. Everyone can read, write and speak English. William's parents were born in England. Euphemia's parents were born in Indiana.

In the 1920 US Federal Census for Waring, Ness, Kansas, 51-year-old Indiana-born house carpenter Edward W [sic] and his 44-year-old Indiana-born wife Euphemia [Snodgrass] Rae [sic Wray] have in their household their adopted 2-year 6-month old Kansas-born daughter Louise Isaac [sic]. They are living in a house that William owns. William and Euphemia can read, write and speak English. William's parents were born in England. Euphemia's parents were born in Indiana. Lucile's father was born in England and her mother was born in Kansas.

In the 1930 US Federal Census for Brownell, Ness, Kansas, 63-year-old Indiana-born house carpenter William E and his 54-year-old Indiana-born wife Euphemia [Snodgrass] Wray were married when he was 34- and she was 25-years old. They have in their household their adopted daughter, 12-year-old Kansas-born Lucile I. The family is living in a house worth $8,000 that William owns, free of mortgage. They own a radio. Lucile has attended school in the past year. William has had no months out of work in the past year. He is not a military veteran. Everyone can read, write and speak English. William's father was born in England and his mother in the United States. Euphemia's parents were born in Indiana. Lucile's father was born in England and her mother in Kansas. Living next door to the Wray's are Euphemia's widowed mother, 83-year-old Lydia [sic] A [Gray] Snodgrass, and Euphemia's aunt and uncle, 75-year-old Mattie L [Snodgrass] and 78-year-old Thomas A Swan.

In the 1940 US Federal Census for Brownell, Waring Township, Ness, Kansas, 64-year-old, Indiana-born widow Euphemia Wray is head of a household containing a lodger, 46-year-old, Illinois-born widower Howard M Kuhl. Euphemia was living in this house (worth $2,000) in 1935. Howard was living in Brandon, Colorado. Euphemia has completed eighth grade, while Howard has completed two years of High School. Euphemia is a housewife. Howard is employed as railroad station agent, and has worked 48 hours in the past year and 46 weeks of the past year, earning $1,572 in wages or salary. Euphemia has neither wages nor salary, but she does have a source of outside income.