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Sarah Elizabeth Vallem Trimmer
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Birth: Dec. 17, 1869
Woodfords
Alpine County
California, USA
Death: Jun. 21, 1952
Nevada, USA

Daughter of Peter Vallem and Harriet Trimmer

Married Robert Allen Trimmer, 9 Dec 1894, Sacramento, Sacramento, California

Children - Olive Nevada Trimmer, Eva Trimmer, Arnold Robert Trimmer, Violet Elsie Trimmer, Velma Elizabeth Trimmer, Mabel Alice Trimmer, Hazel Trimmer

Mrs. Trimmer Funeral Held Carson City, June 24 (Special) -

Mrs. Elizabeth Trimmer, member of an early pioneer family of Alpine county, died Saturday morning in Carson-Tahoe Hospital after a lengthy illness.

Mrs. Trimmer was born December 17, 1869, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Peter Vallem. She lived at the family home in Wade Valley until 1894 when she married Robert A. Trimmer, member of a pioneer family which arrived in Carson Valley in 1858. Mr. Trimmer has a Nevada Pioneer Certificate given only to those who lived in Nevada when it was still a territory.

After their marriage, the couple lived in Santa Barbara, Calif., for a time. They returned to Diamond Valley and purchased the family property from his father. In 1909 they sold it and after traveling, bought the oldest ranch in Nevada from Mr. and Mrs. Lorenzo Frey in Genoa, where they have lived since.

Mrs. Trimmer is survived by her husband; three children, Arnold of Genoa, Mrs. Velma Lamar, Reno, and Mrs. Hazel Anderson, Carson City; a sister, Mrs. Bert Orcutt, Ledger, Mont.; three brothers, Ray and George Vallem, Stockton, Calif., and Robert Vallem, Winchester, Ida.; six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Services were held in Genoa Community Church Tuesday afternoon.

Interment was in the family plot in the Mottsville Cemetery. Funeral arrangements were under the direction of the Capital City Mortuary.

---Nevada State Journal, Reno, Nevada, June 25, 1952 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Robert Allen Trimmer (1862 - 1955)*
 
 Children:
  Mabel Alice Trimmer (1897 - 1903)*
  Violet Elsie Trimmer (1903 - 1903)*
  Arnold Robert Trimmer (1904 - 1985)*
  Velma Elizabeth Lamar (1906 - 1978)*
  Hazel Harriet Trimmer Andersen (1910 - 1982)*
  Eva Trimmer (1911 - 1911)*
  Olive Nevada Trimmer (1914 - 1914)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mottsville Cemetery
Douglas County
Nevada, USA
 
Created by: SMSmith
Record added: Nov 02, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22618640
Sarah Elizabeth <i>Vallem</i> Trimmer
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Sarah Elizabeth <i>Vallem</i> Trimmer
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- Karen de Sanno
 Added: Aug. 20, 2008

- SMSmith
 Added: Nov. 2, 2007
 
 
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