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Elmer Elsworth Carman (b. October 1865, d. December 11, 1905)Elmer Elsworth Carman (son of Reuben Carman and Rebecca Jane Jones) was born October 1865 in Indiana256, and died December 11, 1905 in Shelby County, Indiana257.He married Mary Etta Shirley on March 03, 1889 in Shelby County, Indiana258, daughter of Martin Shirley and Ary Martha Kelly.
Notes for Elmer Elsworth Carman:
1900 Decatur Co. IN census
Elmer Carman, b. Oct 1865, 34,married 11 yrs,b. IN, father b. IN, mother b. IN, U. S. Mail Carrier
Etta, b. Apr. 1868, 32, m. 11 yrs., bore 5 children, 4 alive in 1900, b. IN, father b. IN, mother b. IN.
Wallace, son, b. Feb. 1890, 10 yrs old, b. IN, at school.
William, son, b. Sept. 1892, 7 yrs. old, b. IN, at school
Blanch, daughter, b. Oct. 1895, 4 yrs. old, b. IN
Bernice, son, b. Sept. 1898, 1 yr. old, b. IN
According to the book, Hope Area Families, he died of T.B. Dec. 11, 1905.
No Carmans in 1880 Shelby Co. IN census.
Pleasant Grove Baptist Church cemetery records:
Elmer E. Carman 1866-1905
Frank S. Carman 1901-1903, son of E.E. and M.E.
Ralph Carman 1894-1896, son of E.E. and M.E.
Obituary-Shelbyville Democrat 12/14/1905.Death of Elmer Carman.From Tuesday's Daily.Elmer Carman, 40 years of age, died at his home in Noble Twp. yesterday evening.He leaves a wife and 5 children.The funeral services will be held Thursday, the Rev. J.T. Bean officiating.Interment at Pleasant Grove Cemetery.For years the deceased had been a sufferer from consumption, this disease finally resulting in his death.He has resided in Noble Twp. for several years and was a member of the Odd Fellows, affiliating with the lodge at Waldron.
More About Elmer Elsworth Carman:
Burial: Unknown, Pleasant Grove Cemetery, Shelby County, Indiana.259
Cause of death (Facts Pg): Tuberculosis.
More About Elmer Elsworth Carman and Mary Etta Shirley:
Marriage: March 03, 1889, Shelby County, Indiana.260
Children of Elmer Elsworth Carman and Mary Etta Shirley are:
- +Wallace E. Carman, b. February 25, 1890, Shelby County, Indiana261, d. December 08, 1946, Hope, Bartholomew County, Indiana262.