Jim, Charles Elmer Patten is my great grandfather, also! I am the granddaughter of Charles' daughter, Edna Myrtle Patten-Snodgrass (she passed away in 1965). Please let me know what information you need. Charles Elmer Patten was born September 25, 1879 in Pennsboro, Missouri. He married Louisa Jeffrey Goss on September 16, 1900 in Brady, Oklahoma. He died October 24, 1959 in Shawnee, OK.
What brother or sister of Edna's is your grandparent? Deb Snodgrass