Person:Elmer Jordan (3)

Elmer Howard Jordan
m. 17 Nov 1867
  1. Rolland Blackfan Jordan1870 - 1954
  2. Elmer Howard Jordan1872 - 1911
  3. Samuel Lester Jordan1875 - 1880
  4. Erwin Byron "Ted" Jordan1884 - 1975
Facts and Events
Name Elmer Howard Jordan
Gender Male
Birth? 22 Jul 1872 Orion, Henry, Illinois
Death? 30 Nov 1911 Pueblo, Pueblo, Colorado
Burial? Western Twp., Henry, Illinois

BIRTH: "Family Jordan" book has 22 Jan 1872. Full middle name from communications in Jul 2002 from W.A. "Gus" Gustafson of W. Layafette, IN.

BIOGRAPHY: Got Elmer's middle initial from 1909 Byron Jordan Bible. In ltr. from Byron Jordan to E.B. Jordan of 30 Sep 1911, mentions that neither 'Elmer or Mazie are well.....and [I think] quit the icecream business'. They lived @ 1134 Berkley Ave., Pueblo, CO. He is listed in the 1880 Fed. census in Rural, Rock Island Co., IL as age 8. Listed as Elmer H. Jordan in 1905 Kansas Census for Winfield, Cowley Co., KS, age 32, b. IL, Merchant, w/wife + 2 children. Listed as Elmer H. Jordan in 1910 Fed. Census for Winfield, Cowley Co., KS, Dist. 70, enumerated on 29 Apr 1910, age 37, b. IL, Proprietor of Icecream factory, married 9 years, w/wife + 2 children, both parents b. IL, living at 1102 S. Main St.

BIOGRAPHY: According to "The Orion Times" F/19 Jun 1902, Elmer & Mary were living in or about Orion, IL.

BURIAL: Western Cem.

Jordan_Mem._I.D.: 1540

Family_Jordan_No.: 10269

    p. 219.

    Press of David Clapp & Son, Boston, 1882 - A reprinting by the New England History Press, 1982


    The Jordan Memorial - Family Records of the Rev. Robert Jordan

    Editor: Compiled by Tristram Frost Jordan

    p. 760.

    Penobscot Press, 2001, ISBN 0-89725-441-4


    The Family Jordan

    Editor: Roland Gene Jordan, compiled by Adelbert Jean “Andy” Annonson