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Elsie Florence Sullivan Poulsen
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Birth: Jun. 3, 1891
Pinkney
Wayne County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Aug. 14, 1990
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA

Elsie Sullivan Poulsen, age 99, died Tuesday, August 14, 1990 in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Born June 3, 1891 in Pinckney, North Carolina to John Ruffin and Mary Sullivan. Married Ezra James Poulsen June 11, 1913 in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. He died December 31, 1980. Elsie was a charter member of the Democratic Women's League. Active member of the LDS Church, serving in the Relief Society and the MIA. She sang with the Tabernacle Choir.

Survived by son, Dr Theodore S. Poulsen, Orland, California; daughter, Virginia Arronco, Salt Lake City, Utah. Preceded in death by three children, Edgerton E. Poulsen, James Robert Poulsen, Mary Lou Poulsen; beloved grandson, Duard Theodore Poulsen. Also survived by eight grand children and a sister, Mary Whiting, Mapleton, Utah.

Funeral services will be held Friday, August 17, 1990, 2 p.m., Larkin Mortuary, 260 East South Temple, where friends may call one hour prior to the service. Interment, Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Ruffin Sullivan (1829 - 1894)
  Mary Argent Mozingo Sullivan (1854 - 1929)
 
 Spouse:
  Ezra James Poulsen (1889 - 1980)*
 
 Children:
  Edgerton Ezra Poulsen (1922 - 1954)*
  James Robert Poulsen (1926 - 1954)*
  Mary Lou Poulsen (1930 - 1948)*
 
 Siblings:
  Chellie Elizabeth Sullivan Mitchell (1857 - 1927)**
  Jesse Thomas Sullivan (1859 - 1894)**
  Loue Evie Sullivan Mitchell (1875 - 1934)*
  James Henry Sullivan (1880 - 1968)*
  Gary Ruffin Sullivan (1882 - 1960)*
  Dysena Winfree (1884 - 1937)*
  Mary Sullivan Whiting (1888 - 1992)*
  Elsie Florence Sullivan Poulsen (1891 - 1990)
  Eva Ruffin Sullivan (1894 - 1976)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
 
Created by: Leslie Ann
Record added: Sep 01, 2010
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Elsie Florence <i>Sullivan</i> Poulsen
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Elsie Florence <i>Sullivan</i> Poulsen
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