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Elsie Lily Grant Sawtell
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Birth: Jan. 28, 1903
Jefferson County
Oregon, USA
Death: Feb. 10, 1982
Multnomah County
Oregon, USA


Elsie G. Sawtell, a Portland-area resident ofr more than 50 years, died ina Portland care center Wednesday. She was 79. Mrs. Sawtell, who lived at 3654 SE Glenwood St., was born in Culver. She was a member of the Wahkeena Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revoluntion, the Moreland Presbyterian church, South city Republican Club and Eastmoreland Study Club.

Survivors include her daughters, Marilyn Behrends of Portland and Sharon MacFarlane of Oregon City; two brothers, Dayton Grant of Portland and James Grant of Prineville; two sisters, Mabel Cram and Bernice Robertson, both of Portland; and four grandchildren.

Funeral will be in Caldwell's Colonial Mortuary at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday with interment in Lincoln Memorial Park.

Oregonian, February 13, 1982

Ray's Notes:
She is the daughter of John Huston Grant, 1855 1904, and Roberta B. Stringer, 1865 1942. Her husband was Alfred Rolla Sawtell, 1888 1958. She is a descendant of William Grant II and Elizabeth Boone (sister of famed Kentucky explorer, Daniel Boone).

Family links: 
  John Huston Grant (1855 - 1904)
  Roberta Ridgeway Stringer Grant (1865 - 1942)
  Alfred Rolla Sawtell (1888 - 1958)
  Marilyn Joyce Sawtell Behrends (1933 - 2016)*
  Glenn Thurston Ridgeway (1886 - 1964)**
  Charles Paul Ridgeway (1889 - 1974)**
  Mason Ray Grant (1891 - 1975)*
  Dayton Ephraim Grant (1893 - 1990)*
  Mabel Evalyn Grant Cram (1894 - 1987)*
  James Huston Grant (1896 - 1986)*
  Bernice Lucinda Grant Robinson (1898 - 1987)*
  Elsie Lily Grant Sawtell (1903 - 1982)
  Samuel Franklin Grant (1904 - 1967)*
*Calculated relationship
Lincoln Memorial Park
Multnomah County
Oregon, USA
Maintained by: ATC (AW) Ray Jackson, US...
Originally Created by: Shelli Steedman
Record added: Dec 23, 2012
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Elsie Lily <i>Grant</i> Sawtell
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Elsie Lily <i>Grant</i> Sawtell
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- Shelli Steedman
 Added: Dec. 23, 2012

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