Jul. 19, 1870 Pleasant Gap Bates County Missouri, USA
Nov. 8, 1953 Butler Bates County Missouri, USA
Elijah Store Requa, the s. of Austin J. Requa and Hannah Ann Butler. His middle name "Store" is per his MO Death Certificate. However, it likely is a phonetic corruption of "Storrs" either by his parents or of the reporter of Elijah's death. Storrs was the maiden name of his paternal great grandmother, Mary (Storrs) Hovey, a member of the Storrs family of Mansfield, Conn. for who the community of Storrs, Conn., home of the University of Conn., is named.