Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Campbells in:
 • Grove Hill Cemetery
 • Hanoverton
 • Columbiana County
 • Ohio
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Floretta Mae Crubaugh "Otie" Nellis Campbell
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: May 15, 1885
Ohio, USA
Death: 1970
Sparks
Washoe County
Nevada, USA

Floretta "Otie" Mae Nellis was born in 1885 to Andrew Nellis and Jessie Mae Eidenier. When she was 2 years old, however, she moved into the household of Joseph Emil Crubaugh and Emily Sinclair as a foster daughter. Emily Sinclair was the sister of Floretta's grandmother, Tacy Sinclair Eidenier. Andrew Nellis died in the 1880s and Jessie Mae married D. W. Manchester in 1898. Jessie had two children with Andrew, and the second, Naomi Katheryn Nellis, stayed with her and is listed with her and with D. W. Manchester in the 1900 census. Otie was eventually adopted by Joseph and Emily. She is listed as a Crubaugh in the 1900 census and is designated as an "adopted daughter". Joseph and Emily had no other children. Otie married Walter Clyde Campbell on 20 Jul 1906 in Columbiana County, OH. In her marriage document, Otie gives her surname as Nellis and names her birth parents as her parents. Otie and Walter had one daughter, Naomi E. Campbell, born on 12 Jul 1907. Naomi went on to marry Calvin Boord. Walter died in 1949 and Otie died about 21 years later. I have no independent confirmation of Otie's death year as 1970, but she was certainly still alive when Walter died in 1949. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Joseph Emil Crubaugh (1844 - 1930)
  Emily Sinclair Crubaugh (1838 - 1932)
 
 Spouse:
  Walter Clyde Campbell (1885 - 1949)
 
Burial:
Grove Hill Cemetery
Hanoverton
Columbiana County
Ohio, USA
 
Created by: Richard Holmes
Record added: Dec 10, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 121535408
Floretta Mae Crubaugh Otie <i>Nellis</i> Campbell
Added by: Richard Holmes
 
Floretta Mae Crubaugh Otie <i>Nellis</i> Campbell
Cemetery Photo
Added by: yellorowz
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service