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Howard Marshall Elkins

Male 1883 - 1935  (51 years)


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  • Name Howard Marshall Elkins 
    Born 27 Oct 1883  Seymore, Jackson County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1935  Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 1935  Unknown At Present Time Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I156663  My Genealogy

    Father Franklin Asbury Elkins,   b. 26 Aug 1858, Seymour, Jackson County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jan 1913, 56 Years Old, Pennsylvania Township, Parke County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Mother Molly Mary H. Robertson,   b. Abt 1853, Probably Jackson County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1889, Putnam-Montgomery County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 36 years) 
    Married 20 Sep 1882  1st Marriage; Jackson County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F4113  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ida Truesdale Hedges,   b. 27 Sep 1883, Cinncinatti, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1943, Montgomery County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Married 24 Dec 1910  Montgomery County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • "Indiana Marriage Collection, 1800-1941
      Name: Howard M Elkins
      Spouse Name: Ida Hedges
      Marriage Date: 24 Dec 1910
      Marriage County: Montgomery
      Birth Date: 27 Oct
      Age: 27
      Source Title 1: Montgomery County, Indiana
      Source Title 2: Index to Marriage Record 1860 - 1920 Inclusive Vol
      Source Title 3: W. P. A. Original Record Located: County Clerk's O
      Book: 18
      OS Page: 424
      Source Citation: Title: Montgomery County, Indiana, Index to MarriageRecord 1860 - 1920 Inclusive Vol, W. P. A. Original Record Located:County Clerk's O; Book: 18;Page: 424. Ancestry.com. Indiana MarriageCollection, 1800-1941 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: TheGenerations Network, Inc., 2005." [22 April 2008, SLJuhl, Compiler]

      "Indiana Marriage Collection, 1800-1941
      Name: Ida T Hedges
      Spouse Name: Howard M Elkins
      Marriage Date: 24 Dec 1910
      Marriage County: Montgomery
      Birth Date: 27 Sep
      Age: 27
      Source Title 1: Montgomery County, Indiana
      Source Title 2: Index to Marriage Record 1860-1920 Inclusive Volum
      Source Title 3: W. P. A. Original Record Located: County Clerk's O
      Book: 18
      OS Page: 424
      Source Citation: Title: Montgomery County, Indiana, Index to MarriageRecord 1860-1920 Inclusive Volum, W. P. A. Original Record Located:County Clerk's O; Book: 18;Page: 424. Ancestry.com. Indiana MarriageCollection, 1800-1941 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: TheGenerations Network, Inc., 2005." [22 April 2008, SLJuhl, Compiler]
    Children 
     1. Charles Lee Elkins,   b. 28 Jan 1912, Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Mar 1980, Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     2. Harold Vere Elkins,   b. 1 Apr 1914, Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Nov 1988, Crawfordsville, Montgomery County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     3. Mary Adeline Elkins,   b. 11 Jan 1918, Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. May 1993, Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F4187  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Sources for this family:
      1. Picture of Howard Marshall Elkins
      2. Letter from son Charles Lee Elkins
      3. Letter from wife of Harold Vere Elkins, Katherine Elkins
      4. Crawfordsville, Indiana 1986 newspaper clipping: Picture of Haroldand Katherine Elkins and write up on there 40th Anniversary.

      "1910 United States Federal Census
      Name: Howard Elkins
      Age in 1910: 26
      Estimated Birth Year: abt 1884
      Birthplace: Indiana
      Relation to Head of House: Nephew
      Father's Birth Place: Indiana
      Mother's Birth Place: Indiana
      Home in 1910: Crawfordsville Ward 4, Montgomery, Indiana
      Marital Status: Single
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Household Members: Name Age
      John Gayley 43
      Lydia Gayley 34
      Helen H Gayley 5
      Ida Elkins 23
      Howard Elkins 26
      Source Citation: Year: 1910; Census Place: Crawfordsville Ward 4,Montgomery, Indiana; Roll: T624_372; Page: 16A; Enumeration District:175; Image: 317.
      Source Information: Ancestry.com. 1910 United States Federal Census[database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc.,2006."

      "14 January 1920 United States Federal Census
      about Howard M Elkins
      Name: Howard M Elkins
      Home in 1920: Grand Rapids Ward 3, Kent, Michigan
      Age: 36 years
      Estimated Birth Year: abt 1884
      Birthplace: Indiana
      Relation to Head of House: Head
      Spouse's Name: Ida T
      Father's Birth Place: Indiana
      Mother's Birth Place: Indiana
      Marital Status: Married
      Race: White
      Sex: Male
      Home owned: Rent
      Able to read: Yes
      Able to Write: Yes
      Image: 1071
      Neighbors: View others on page
      Household Members: Name Age
      Howard M Elkins 36 IN, IN, IN, renter, reads & writes. expressmessenger
      Ida T Elkins 36 wife, OH, KY, IN, reads & writes
      C (Charles) Lee Elkins 7 son, MI
      Harold V Elkins 5 son, MI
      Mary A Elkins 2 11/12 dau., MI
      Source Citation: Year: 1920;Census Place: Grand Rapids Ward 3, Kent,Michigan; Roll: T625_778; Page: 12A; Enumeration District: 80; Image:1071; super. 5; enum. 80; sheet 12A; dwelling 507/255/301.
      Source Information: Ancestry.com. 1920 United States Federal Census[database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc.,2005."

      "1930 United States Federal Census
      Name: Howard M Elkins
      Home in 1930: Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan
      Age: 46
      Estimated Birth Year: abt 1884
      Birthplace: Indiana
      Relation to Head of House: Head
      Spouse's Name: Ida T
      Race: White
      Household Members: Name Age
      Howard M Elkins 46
      Ida T Elkins 46
      Lee H Elkins 18
      Harold V Elkins 16
      Mary A Elkins 12
      Source Citation: Year: 1930; Census Place: Grand Rapids, Kent,Michigan; Roll: 1003; Page: 11A; Enumeration District: 81; Image:287.0. Ancestry.com. 1930 United States Federal Census [databaseon-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2002."

  • Sources 
    1. [S102] Marriage License of Frank A. Elkins & Mollie H. Robertson, Date: September 20th, 1882 (Reliability: 3).