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Ella S. Riker (b. April 1880, d. November 14, 1951)Ella S. Riker (daughter of William Riker and Helen Mariah Voorhees) was born April 1880 in Burlington N.J., and died November 14, 1951 in Burlington, N.J..She married (1) Adam Clayton Weidman, son of William Eliphas Weidman and Mary Margaret Ramsey.She married (2) Floader Rose, son of John Rose.
Notes for Ella S. Riker:
Notes from Scott Weidman:
Ella's first husband died young about 30around 1901. Her father William Riker(1814-1899) was from England and that Helen was blind. They may have lived on Washington Ave. in Burl. She had an uncle ECK .
Her siblings were Laura, Louisa, Edward, and William.Laura married a man named Bartlett who died young. There was a son william was raised by Clay and Ella, a not uncommon occurrence back then. Edward was a lifelong bachelor, and is buried near Clay, Ella and Floader.
Aunt Lou;s daughter Eleanor married Richard Wells and lived in Northeast Philadelphia for years. Eleanor's daughter Joan married Jack Thorpe, lives in Murray Hill N.J. and remains in touch with Weidmans, even though a distant cousin. Her children are Krista and Mark
Children of Ella S. Riker and Adam Clayton Weidman are:
- Ferdinand D. Rose, b. 1900, d. date unknown.
- +Elwood N. Weidman, b. 1906, Camden N.J. ?, d. 1959.
- +Edmund Clayton Weidman, b. December 11, 1913, d. April 05, 1985, Burlington N.J..
- +Floyd Barton Weidman, b. June 18, 1919, Burlington, N.J., d. October 04, 1987, Burlington, N.J..
Children of Ella S. Riker and Floader Rose are:
- +Ferdinand D. Rose, b. 1900, d. date unknown.