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Ella Laura Seltzer Batdorf
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Birth: Jan. 30, 1881
Lebanon County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Dec. 8, 1941
Palmyra
Lebanon County
Pennsylvania, USA

Mrs. Ella Laura Batdorf, wife of John H. Batdorf, of 131 East Oak Street, Palmyra, was found dead in her home Monday by her granddaughter, Doris Faye Stopfel, when she returned from school at noon. Coroner W. H. Brubaker said Mrs. Batdorf had died from a heart attack. Members of her family believed she died approximately an hour before she was found at 11:30 a.m. She was born in South Annville, a daughter of Martin H. and Sallie E. Albright Seltzer. Mrs. Batdorf was a resident of Palmyra for thirty-eight years. She had been baptized in the Reformed faith. In addition to her husband, she is survived by two daughters and one son as follows: Bernice, wife of Elwood Stopfel, of Palmyra; Marie, wife of Clarence Hoerner, of Hershey; and Kenneth, at home. A son, Park, preceded his mother in death eleven years ago. Ten grandchildren and two sisters, Miss Mary A. Seltzer, of Palmyra, and Mrs. Morris Foreman, of Hockersville, also survive. [Lebanon Daily News, December 9, 1941, Page 12] 
 
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 Parents:
  Martin Hocker Seltzer (1852 - 1934)
  Sallie E Albright Seltzer (1858 - 1920)
 
 Spouse:
  John Henry Batdorf (1878 - 1958)
 
 Children:
  Marie P Batdorf Hoerner (1909 - 2008)*
  Park E Batdorf (1915 - 1930)*
  Kenneth C Batdorf (1922 - 1976)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ella Laura Seltzer Batdorf (1881 - 1941)
  Mary A Seltzer (1884 - 1954)*
  George Henry Seltzer (1888 - 1918)*
  Anna Marie Seltzer Foreman (1890 - 1980)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Gravel Hill Cemetery
Palmyra
Lebanon County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Bruce Speck
Record added: Apr 05, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25760820
Ella Laura <i>Seltzer</i> Batdorf
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Ella Laura <i>Seltzer</i> Batdorf
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