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Odia Heskett Farus
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Birth: Jul. 13, 1890
Adams Township
Washington County
Ohio, USA
Death: Jun. 23, 1942
Lincoln County
New Mexico, USA

Married Mary Lucy Loewenstein, on 24 Sep 1917 in El Paso,El Paso,Texas.
Mary was a widow, being married 1st to Albert B Loewenstein.
Mary was daughter of Lycurgus Lucy Sr of Marengo,Alabama & Ida Swan Macon of Phillips,Arkansas,
& Gdaughter of Gideon George Lucy Dr.of South Carolina & Elizabeth M Agee of Marengo,Alabama.
Odia was also Step Father to Mary's 2 daughters, from her 1st marriage.

On the 10th day of Aug 1920, Odia & Mary had a daughter, Constance Jean Farus born in El Paso,El Paso,Texas.

The 1920 census shows the family living in El Paso,El Paso,Texas, with his 2 step daughters, listed with Farus last name.

In 1930 census, Odia, Mary & Constance are living in Lincoln,New Mexico.

NOTE:Although the child was named Constance, for some unknown reason she is referred to as Frances on the 1930 census.
Military serial number: 1006551
He enlisted in the Army on 2/12/1913
Troop H 8 Calvary to Discharge, Bugler 1st class 12/17/1918
Honorable discharge 1/11/1920.
Siblings of Odia:
1. Herbert Grover Farus
2. Harry William Farus
3. David G Farus
Parents are:
John Farus
Delia A Williamson
both of Ohio
Paternal Gparents:
David Beatty Farus
Emily Louisa Hoisington
both of Ohio
Paternal GGparents:
John E Farus
Mary Law
both of Ohio
Maternal Gparents:
Joshua Williams
Mary Jane McElfresh
both of Ohio
Maternal GGparents
from Maternal Gmother
Joshua Hanson McElfresh
Mary Ann Scott
both of Maryland 
Family links: 
  John Farus (1865 - 1917)
  Delia A. Williamson McCamic (1871 - 1942)
  Mary Lucy Davis (1881 - 1965)*
  Constance Jean Farus Ebarb (1920 - 1999)*
  Odia Heskett Farus (1890 - 1942)
  Herbert Grover Farus (1893 - 1964)*
  Harry William Farus (1896 - 1912)*
  David G Farus (1899 - 1930)*
  Willard B. Farus (1914 - 1978)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Headstone extremely hard to read, even in person. Click on headstone to enlarge and it will be easier to read.
Fort Bliss National Cemetery
El Paso
El Paso County
Texas, USA
Plot: E, 0, 8989
Maintained by: ShondellsMom
Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Offi...
Record added: Feb 25, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 639361
Odia Heskett Farus
Added by: SK
Odia Heskett Farus
Added by: LC
Odia Heskett Farus
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Merry Christmas Great Great Grandpa. Peggy has told me great stories about you and Mammo. Wish I had known you.
- SK
 Added: Dec. 25, 2013

- Johanson3J
 Added: Nov. 2, 2012

- Kristie Moore
 Added: Nov. 2, 2012
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