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Henry John Elder
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Birth: Dec. 3, 1887
Sumner County
Kansas, USA
Death: Mar. 22, 1972
Jasper County
Missouri, USA

Henry John Elder was born December 3, 1887 in Conway, Sumner County, Kansas. Henry was the oldest child of Scott and Dellen Howe Elder. After Henry was born, the family moved from Kansas to Indian Territory (Oklahoma) briefly, before settling in the area of Cherokee County near Weir.

Henry John Elder married Katherine Blanche Turley June 23, 1925 in Ft. Scott, Bourbon County, Kansas. They lived in Ft. Scott and Lamar, Missouri before moving to Carthage, Jasper County, Missouri in 1942. Henry worked as a warehouseman for Platt & Porter Grocery there.

Henry Elder died March 22, 1972 in Carthage, Jasper County, Missouri.
(Bio by Darlene Hightower) 
Family links: 
  Scott Mathew Elder (1866 - 1942)
  Dellen Eliza Howe Elder (1868 - 1947)
  Katherine Blanche Turley Elder (1891 - 1962)
  Henry John Elder (1887 - 1972)
  Robert George Elder (1889 - 1958)*
  Ernest S. Elder (1895 - 1965)*
  Francis Marion Elder (1897 - 1957)*
  Ida D. Howe (1899 - 2001)*
  Jerome N Elder (1904 - 1997)*
  Ruth Olive Elder White (1909 - 1992)*
*Calculated relationship
Centerville Cemetery
Bourbon County
Kansas, USA
Maintained by: Darlene Stiteler Hightow...
Originally Created by: Dee Billings-Gonzales
Record added: Jul 19, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 73593322
Henry John Elder
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Henry John Elder
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- pjk999pjk
 Added: Apr. 12, 2012
Rest in peace Henry.
- Dee Billings-Gonzales
 Added: Jul. 25, 2011

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