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Ellsworth Thornton Colebank
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Birth: Sep. 11, 1863
Greene County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Feb. 21, 1929
Taylor County
West Virginia, USA

Married Cora Alice Stewart 28 Dec 1892 in Harrison Co., WV and after her death married her sister Hannah Jane Stewart 31 Oct 1897 in Harrison Co., WV.
February 21, 1929


(*) See notes below
Ellsworth Colebank of near Knottsville, died this morning about six o'clock of complications resulting from a serious illness with which he had suffered from the past two weeks. He was the son of Thornton and Sarah Hartley Colebank, and was born on September 10, 1863. He was married twice, First to Cora Stewart, who died after (*)37 years, and later to Hannah Stewart (*)who died after 31 years of quiet living. Mr. Colebank was one of the leading farmers of the country, and specialized in raising various kinds of apples, corn, etc. He is survived by three brothers and two sisters; his daughter, Mrs. Alice (*)Davidson of Grafton, and the one son, Mr. William A. Colebank of Grafton, and his daughter, Miss Eva Colebank of Knottsville. The funeral will be held in the Knottsville church on Sunday at two o'clock. The Bartlett Funeral Company has charge of arrangements.

(*) 37 years should be 3 years.(*) Hannah did not die until 1934. They had been married 31 years at the time of Ellsworth's death.
(*) Davidson should be Dadisman

(Medical):Dr. C.F. Shafer stated he attended Ellsworth from Feb 14 1929 to Feb 21, 1929 & last saw him alive on Feb 20, 1929 & that death occurred on the date stated above (Feb 21) at 2 p.m.
Family links: 
  Thornton Colebank (1821 - 1897)
  Sarah Hartley Colebank (1824 - 1875)
  Cora Alice Stewart Colebank (1868 - 1895)
  Hannah Jane Stewart Colebank (1870 - 1934)
  Lela May Colebank (1894 - 1895)*
  William Allen Colebank (1899 - 1953)*
  Lawrence Richard Colebank (1901 - 1918)*
  Flora Alice Colebank Langan (1904 - 1985)*
  Mary Eva Day Colebank (1910 - 1973)*
  Joseph Milton Colebank (1849 - 1928)*
  Ruhama Colebank Grover (1851 - 1929)*
  Mary Elizabeth Colebank Boord (1852 - 1928)*
  Delia Amelia Colebank Cushman (1854 - 1936)*
  George C Colebank (1856 - 1939)*
  Emaline Root (1859 - 1933)*
  Ellsworth Thornton Colebank (1863 - 1929)
  Clark Colebank (1864 - 1939)*
*Calculated relationship
Knottsville Cemetery
Taylor County
West Virginia, USA
Maintained by: Ron Stewart
Originally Created by: Dana Larkin
Record added: May 25, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14410951
Ellsworth Thornton Colebank
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Ellsworth Thornton Colebank
Added by: Nathan Plum(b)
Ellsworth Thornton Colebank
Added by: Ron Stewart
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