Found an old Obituary with tons of information in it, that my grandmother had in her bible for Elbert Jefferson Dunsworth. From a Rich Hill, MO newspaper, unknown date: It goes as follows:
Elbert Jefferson, sone of Jefferson and Nancy Dunsworth was born in Bates County, MO, March 25, 1875, and departed this life at his home in Rich Hill, MO. Feb 9 1957 at the age of 81.
Besides attending the public schools, he also spent his entire life in Bates county.He was united in marriage with Miss Mary Trainer Oct 30, 1898.She preceded him in passing on Aug 12, 1955.He as a retired famer and member of the baptist church.
Surviving are the seven children:
John Dunsworth - Mount City, KS Mrs. Myrtly Wirt, Kansas City, MO James Dunsworht - Molalla, Ore. Mrs. Daisy Myers - Butler, MO Paul Dunsworth - Tillamook, Ore. Mrs. Ruth Orth - Humbolt, KS Arther Dunsworth - Kansas City, MO
Seventeen grandchildren and Ten great-grandchildren
Services held in the Baptist Church at 2 Tuesday afternoon.Buried in the Salem Cemetery, Foster.