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Margaret [Margaretta] "Annette" Elmy
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Birth: Sep. 28, 1898
Nanticoke
Luzerne County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Dec. 11, 1920
Hunlock Creek
Luzerne County
Pennsylvania, USA

After her father remaried, the family story is that her stepmother put her and her sister Carrie out of the house. Carrie went to live with their sister Annie Mae Elmy Sutter's family in Glen Lyon before 1920 and "Annette" was put in "Retreat," the local mental hospital on 30 Jun 1920 [according to her death certificate she was in the institution for 5 mo 18 days] where she died. Retreat was also the Luzerne County "Alms" [Poor] House and included a medical hospital. While she suffered from Epilepsy, there is no indication of any mental disease or defect. Her niece Rhoda Sutter Rarick remembered visiting her there as a young girl and that she died when Rhoda was perhaps 4-5 years old. "Annette" died of Lombar Pneumonia in a time before antibiotics. 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph Park Elmy (1864 - 1941)
  Mary Ann Warne Elmy (1864 - 1908)
 
 Siblings:
  Joseph George Elmy (1884 - 1947)*
  John W. Elmy (1888 - 1964)*
  Elizabeth Elmy Dillon (1891 - 1973)*
  Anna Mae Elmy Sutter (1893 - 1988)*
  Carolyn Elmy Grimes (1896 - 1985)*
  Margaret [Margaretta] Elmy (1898 - 1920)
  Frederick Elmy (1900 - 1969)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Age 22 yrs
 
Note: Buried 12/14/1920
 
Burial:
Nanticoke Cemetery
Nanticoke
Luzerne County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Lot # 313
 
Maintained by: Jay Rarick
Originally Created by: Beth
Record added: Jan 26, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13130158
Margaret [Margaretta] Annette Elmy
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We shall not forget.
- Jay Rarick
 Added: Oct. 4, 2009
 
 
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