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Emma McElroy

Emma McElroy[1]

Female 1865 - 1942  (76 years)

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  • Name Emma McElroy 
    Born 9 Sep 1865  Quincy, Adams, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Census 1870  Fort Scott, Bourbon, Kansas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 8 Jun 1880  Fort Scott, Bourbon, Kansas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Address:
    Walker St. 
    Census 9 Jun 1900  Fort Scott, Bourbon, Kansas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Address:
    1233 Judson Street 
    Census 18 Apr 1910  Fort Scott, Bourbon, Kansas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Address:
    623 Hudson St. 
    Census 3 Jan 1920  Fort Scott, Bourbon, Kansas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Address:
    623 Hudson St. 
    Census 9 Apr 1930  Fort Scott, Bourbon, Kansas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Address:
    623 Hudson St. 
    Anecdote 1935  [10
    Emma travelled by car with her son, William Jr., daughter-in-law, Hazel Ware Land, and grandson, William McElroy Land Jr. from Yonkers New York, through Ft. Scott Kansas to Los Angeles, Seattle and back to Ft. Scott. This was called 'That Trip' by William Land, Jr., who spoke the account of the trip. They travelled for about 6 weeks over the summer. 
    • Emma travelled by car with her son, William Jr., daughter-in-law, Hazel Ware Land, and grandson, William McElroy Land Jr. from Yonkers New York, through Ft. Scott Kansas to Los Angeles, Seattle and back to Ft. Scott. This was called 'That Trip' by William Land, Jr., who spoke the account of the trip. They travelled for about 6 weeks over the summer.
    Anecdote 1938  United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    • The family drove from Yonkers to Kansas to California, up to Washington and back to Kansas to New York over 6 weeks in the summer.
    Census 9 Apr 1940  Fort Scott, Bourbon, Kansas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Address:
    623 Hudson St. 
    Died 21 Feb 1942  Fort Scott, Bourbon, Kansas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 13
    McElroy/Death/Emma McElroy Land Obituary Detail.jpg
    McElroy/Death/Emma McElroy Land Obituary Detail.jpg
    Death 22 Feb 1942  Fort Scott, Bourbon, Kansas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Notice of Emma Land's death
    Notice of Emma Land's death
    Name Emma  [2, 3
    Buried 22 Feb 1942  Fort Scott, Bourbon, Kansas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Address:
    Evergreen Cemetery 
    Emma McElroy Land Memorial Marker Ft Scott Kansas.jpg
    Emma McElroy Land Memorial Marker Ft Scott Kansas.jpg
    Person ID I1626  Master Tree | Land McElroy Ware Hamilton
    Last Modified 17 Aug 2021 

    Father Moses McElroy,   b. 15 Dec 1839, Antrim, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Aug 1881, Fort Scott, Bourbon, Kansas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Glover,   b. 20 Feb 1842, Antrim, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jun 1914, Fort Scott, Bourbon, Kansas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 8 Dec 1861  Everton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  [15, 16, 17
    Address:
    Church of St. George 
    Histories
    McElroy Story by Wm. Land
    McElroy Story by Wm. Land
    Written document of the history of the Ware family as he understood it as of 1982
    Family ID F596  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Silas Marion Land,   b. 6 Aug 1860, Fort Branch, Gibson, Indiana, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Feb 1935, Fort Scott, Bourbon, Kansas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 22 Oct 1885  Fort Scott, Bourbon, Kansas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Children 
    +1. William McElroy Land, Sr.,   b. 6 Aug 1886, Bourbon County, Kansas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1965, Plainfield, Union, New Jersey, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    Last Modified 20 Nov 2021 
    Family ID F522  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 9 Sep 1865 - Quincy, Adams, Illinois, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1870 - Fort Scott, Bourbon, Kansas, United States Link to Google Earth
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    Walker St. - 8 Jun 1880 - Fort Scott, Bourbon, Kansas, United States
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    Link to Google MapsMarried - 22 Oct 1885 - Fort Scott, Bourbon, Kansas, United States Link to Google Earth
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    1233 Judson Street - 9 Jun 1900 - Fort Scott, Bourbon, Kansas, United States
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    623 Hudson St. - 18 Apr 1910 - Fort Scott, Bourbon, Kansas, United States
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    623 Hudson St. - 3 Jan 1920 - Fort Scott, Bourbon, Kansas, United States
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    623 Hudson St. - 9 Apr 1930 - Fort Scott, Bourbon, Kansas, United States
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    Link to Google MapsAnecdote - 1938 - United States Link to Google Earth
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    623 Hudson St. - 9 Apr 1940 - Fort Scott, Bourbon, Kansas, United States
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    Link to Google MapsDied - 21 Feb 1942 - Fort Scott, Bourbon, Kansas, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath - 22 Feb 1942 - Fort Scott, Bourbon, Kansas, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    Evergreen Cemetery - 22 Feb 1942 - Fort Scott, Bourbon, Kansas, United States
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  • Photos
    Emma McElroy 1908.jpg
    Emma McElroy 1908.jpg
    1908 Ft. Scott, KS from a full family photo
    McElroy Family Photo.jpg
    McElroy Family Photo.jpg
    Obits Emma McElroy, Henry Land.jpg
    Obits Emma McElroy, Henry Land.jpg
    Obituary of Henry McElroy; From Wm Land, Jrs collection, binders
    Emma McElroy Land.jpg
    Emma McElroy Land.jpg
    Emma M Land and William McElroy Land Sr.jpg
    Emma M Land and William McElroy Land Sr.jpg
    Silas Marion and Emma McElroy Land shortly after marriage.jpg
    Silas Marion and Emma McElroy Land shortly after marriage.jpg
    Ethel Emma Mary and Lizzy McElroy after 1908.jpg
    Ethel Emma Mary and Lizzy McElroy after 1908.jpg
    Emma Ethel Mary and Lizzy maybe 1930.jpg
    Emma Ethel Mary and Lizzy maybe 1930.jpg
    Emma Ethel Mary and Lizzy 1920.jpg
    Emma Ethel Mary and Lizzy 1920.jpg
    William Land Sr and Emma McElroy Land Ft Scott KS.jpg
    William Land Sr and Emma McElroy Land Ft Scott KS.jpg
    William Jr. and Grandma Emma M Land 1930.jpg
    William Jr. and Grandma Emma M Land 1930.jpg
    Silas Marion Land Year Unknown.jpg
    Silas Marion Land Year Unknown.jpg
    June 1930 Ypsilanti visit with Uncle Moses McElroy Emma McElroy
    June 1930 Ypsilanti visit with Uncle Moses McElroy Emma McElroy
    Hazel Mac and Emma McElroy
    Hazel Mac and Emma McElroy
    McElroy Family Photo
    McElroy Family Photo

    Documents
    McElroy/Death/Emma McElroy Land Obituary Detail.jpg
    McElroy/Death/Emma McElroy Land Obituary Detail.jpg

  • Sources 
    1. [S1101] McElroy, Moses and Elizabeth by William Land.

    2. [S701] Land/McElroy Binder, Dad's Binder.

    3. [S717] Moses and Elizabeth McElroy Group Sheet.

    4. [S363] 1870 United States Federal Census, Year: 1870; Census Place: Fort Scott Ward 3, Bourbon, Kansas; Roll: M593_429; Page: 463B; Family History Library Film: 545928.
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    5. [S761] 1880 Federal Census Ft. Scott Kansas (Reliability: 2).

    6. [S736] 1900 Federal Census - Kansas.

    7. [S711] 1910 Federal Census, Kansas.

    8. [S712] 1920 Federal Census Kansas.

    9. [S713] 1930 Federal Census Kansas.

    10. [S718] Robert McElroy Land's Personal Memory.

    11. [S764] That Trip! Recording (Reliability: 3).

    12. [S719] 1940 Federal Census Ft. Scott Kansas (Reliability: 3).

    13. [S720] Emma Land Obituary.

    14. [S912] Newspapers.com - Fort Scott Herald - 22 Feb 1942 - Page 1, 22 Feb 1942.
      Notice of Emma Land's death
      Notice of Emma Land's death


    15. [S759] McElroy Marriage Record Everton, Liverpool Record Office; Reference Number: 283 GEV/3/5. (Reliability: 2).

    16. [S1104] Liverpool, England, Church of England Marriages and Banns, 1754-1935, Liverpool Record Office; Liverpool, England; Reference Number: 283 GEV/3/5.
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      englb5617_283-gev-3-5_m_00097.jpg


    17. [S1406] FamilySearch - England, Cheshire, Marriage Bonds and Allegations, viewed; 24 July 2021; Moses McElroy: 1859 - 1868 > Act Books - > image 76 of 320. Cheshire Record Office, Chester.