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Murvil Parmencus Elston
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Birth: Nov. 30, 1872
Warren County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jul. 20, 1932
Arnolds Park
Dickinson County
Iowa, USA

Many attend Elston Funeral last Friday---Arnolds Park Man passed away unexpectedly.
Murvil P. Elston, 60 years old, died unexpectedly of heart disease last week at his home in Arnolds Park. He located in the lake region in 1880 with his parents and with the exception of a few winters, he lived there until his death. The funeral services were held last Friday afternoon with the Rev. Theodore Foxworthy in charge.
In 1894, Merve, as he was commonly known was married to Miss Maude Hutchinson. They were the parents of four children, all of whom survive: Mrs. Mabel Rhodes, Wesley Elston and Mrs. Rena Nelson, all of Fort Dodge, and Emmet Elston of California. He is also survived by eleven grand-children. August 26 1915, he was married to Mrs. Lillian Bullard of Des Moines, who was with his at the time of his death which came rather suddenly following an illness of heart disease lasting about ten days. Surviving in the immediate family are five brothers and three sisters, all of whom reside here: Frank, Herman, Myron, Clayton and Port: Miss Inez Elston, Mrs. Glen Pugh, and Miss Marcia Elston. There are also many nephews and nieces. Those from out of town who attended the funeral were three children, Mrs. Rhodes, Mrs. Nelson and Wesley Elston, and two grandchildren, Donald Nelson and Babby Elston all of Fort Dodge: Mr. and Mrs. John Elston and theree children, of Chicago: Mrs. Philip Bowers and four children of Ruthven: and Mr. and Mrs. Carl Port and daughter of Clinton

 
 
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 Parents:
  George Edward Elston (1846 - 1930)
  Inez Antoinette Woodworth Elston (1853 - 1919)
 
 Spouses:
  Lilllian B Sotzan Elston (1867 - 1954)
  Lillian Bruce Sotzen Elston (1867 - 1954)*
  Maude Adella Hutchinson Elston-Robb-Gray (1879 - 1965)*
 
 Children:
  Mabel Agnes Elston Rhodes-Walker (1894 - 1985)*
  Emmett Blaine Elston (1896 - 1983)*
  Wesley Herman Elston (1899 - 1950)*
  Rena Adella Elston Nelson (1901 - 1955)*
 
 Siblings:
  Frank Milton Elston (1870 - 1947)*
  Frederick Ernest Elston (1871 - 1918)*
  Murvil Parmencus Elston (1872 - 1932)
  George Hermon Elston (1874 - 1949)*
  Inez Emily Elston (1876 - 1960)*
  Mirrum Guy Elston (1877 - 1970)*
  Clayton Benjamin Elston (1884 - 1958)*
  Luther Port Elston (1887 - 1957)*
  Winnie W Elston Pugh (1890 - 1965)*
  Marcia Ellen Elston (1893 - 1971)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Okoboji Cemetery
Arnolds Park
Dickinson County
Iowa, USA
Plot: 2-126/7
 
Created by: Donna Spinning
Record added: May 11, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8742095
Murvil Parmencus Elston
Added by: Donna Spinning
 
Murvil Parmencus Elston
Added by: Donna Spinning
 
Murvil Parmencus Elston
Added by: Donna Spinning
 
 
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- Mary
 Added: Feb. 27, 2006
 
 
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