Person:Edna West (4)

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m. 31 Dec 1883
  1. Edna West1887 - 1936
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Name Edna West
Gender Female
Birth[1] 1 May 1887 Fairfield, Huron, Ohio, United StatesEdna May West was born in Fairfield, Huron, Ohio on May 1, 1887 to Newton West and Alma West (nee Keifer)
Census[3] 1900 Fairfield, Huron, Ohio, United StatesEdna West, a student, age 13, lived in Fairfield Township, Huron County, Ohio with her father, Newton, a teamster age 50; her mother Alma, age 46; her sisters: Adie, a school teacher, age 25; Caren, a clerk in a store, age 23; and Hallie, age 20. Also her brothers John, a salesman of books, age 22; William, a student, age 11; and Arthur, a student, age 9.
Graduation[7] Jun 1907 Norwalk, Huron, Ohio, United StatesGraduated Norwalk High School
Census[4] 1910 Trenton, Wayne, Michigan, United StatesEdna M West, a school teacher in a public school, age 23, boarded in the home of Reynold and Maud Dalika and their daughter Laura on Washington Street, Trenton Village, Wayne County, Michigan. Fourteen other boarders (men and women) also boarded in the house.
Census[5] 1920 Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United StatesEdna West Edna M West, a clerk in an office, age 33, boarded in a building whose Landlady was Ella Gantz at 3848 Prospect Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio. Nine other boarders (men and women) also lived in the house. Two lodgers, Lester and Irvin Gantz were listed as managers. In addition, there appear to be nine other households at this address.
Census[6] 1930 Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United StatesEdna M West, age 42, was a Governess at the Cleveland Christian Home for Children at 11401 Lorain Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio. The Superintendent was Anna M Garvar? In the home there were five other governesses, one nurse and two servants, and forty orphans.
Death[2] 6 Apr 1936 Toledo, Lucas, Ohio, United StatesMay West died April 6, 1936 in Toledo, Ohio
Burial[2][8] 8 April 1936 North Fairfield Cemetery, North Fairfield, Huron, Ohio, United StatesEdna West was buried in the old North Fairfield Cemetery in North Fairfield Township, Huron County, Ohio.
References
  1. Ohio, United States. Ohio Births and Christenings, 1821-1962. (Online: Intellectual Reserve, Inc.), Film Number: 410277, 2011.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Find A Grave, 73516354 Edna May West.

    Edna May is the sixth of 8 children born to Newton C and Alma L (Keefer) West. She was employed as an office clerk in Cleveland, and later as a Governess at Cleveland Christian Home for Children.

  3. Fairfield, in Huron County, Ohio. 1900 U.S. Census Population Schedule, Roll: 1288; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 0020; FHL microfilm: 1241288., 1900.
  4. Monguagon, in Wayne, Michigan, United States. 1910 U.S. Census Population Schedule, Roll: T624_678; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 0297; FHL microfilm: 1374691., 1910.
  5. Cleveland Ward 11, in Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States. 1920 U.S. Census Population Schedule: Fourteenth Census of the United States, NARA Microfilm Publication T625. (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration), Roll: T625_1365; Page: 9B; Enumeration District: 212; Images: 440 & 441., 1920.
  6. Cleveland, in Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States. 1930 U.S. Census Population Schedule: Fifteenth Census of the United States, NARA Microfilm Publication T626. (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration), Roll: 1762; Page: 19A; Enumeration District: 0782; Image: 830.0; FHL microfilm: 2341496., 1930.
  7. Norwalk Ohio High School Class of 1907, Jun 1907.
  8. North Fairfield, in Norwalk Reflector Herald, page 6, column 5., 11 Apr 1936.