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Gustavus Elgin Pool
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Birth: May 19, 1858
Audrain County
Missouri, USA
Death: May 12, 1950
Yellowstone County
Montana, USA

He died at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Lucy Scott.

Mr. Pool came to Montana in 1876 (or 1880) from Missouri via railroad to Butte and then to Helena in a six-horse stagecoach. He settled first in Confederate Gulch near Helena and taught school in Radersburg until he was elected to the legislature. He was a member of Montana's 1st and 2nd legislative sessions, representing Broadwater county. He later served as the 1st sheriff of Broadwater county.

He was a retired pharmacist, and lived most of his life in Townsend.

He and his wife Eldora had 8 children:
Lawrence Morgan, 1886-1945?
Louis Kelly, 1887-1939
Chester Elgin, 1889-1965
Lucy Mary (Scott), 1890-1967
Florence Eldora (Elliott), 1892-1962
Laurie Belle (Flickinger), 1894-1976
Vernie Viola (Rowe) 1896-1975
Gussie Elizabeth (Mathews), 1899-1984
Family links: 
  Eldora Elizabeth Morgan Pool (1862 - 1927)*
  Louis Kelly Pool (1887 - 1939)*
  Lucy Mary Pool Scott (1890 - 1967)*
*Calculated relationship
Mountview Cemetery
Yellowstone County
Montana, USA
Maintained by: Jerry Clark
Originally Created by: RobMinteer57
Record added: Jun 11, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 91794934
Gustavus Elgin Pool
Added by: Jim Simpson
Gustavus Elgin Pool
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Added by: Jane Hatch
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Rest in heavenly peace, Gustavus.
- Lois Maxey Storm
 Added: Aug. 6, 2013

- Cousin Jerry Clark
 Added: Jan. 4, 2013

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