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Elmer Edward Barnhouse
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Birth: Apr., 1865
Loudoun County
Virginia, USA
Death: Feb. 23, 1934
Loudoun County
Virginia, USA

MARRIAGE: From the Loudoun Co Marriage Register: Date of marriage: 7 Sep 1885 in Loudoun Co, VA Groom: Elmore E. Barnhouse, farmer, age 22y, single, born and resides Loudoun, parents: J. K. & Sallie Barnhouse Bride: Loretta Barnhouse, 21y, single, born Maryland, resides Loudoun, parents: Sidney & Mary Barnhouse performed by: James McDonough. Age approved by R.D. Barnhouse. License dated Sep 5, 1885. (Minister McDonough was 76 in 1880 Leesburg census and listed as Minister of M.E.Church.) p 211

DEED: Washington Co DB GBO 103 p 458-9. Elmer E. Barnhouse and Loretta Barnhouse his wife of County of Jefferson, State of WV in consideration of $300 sells to Charles Thomas of Frederick land in Washington Co, MD on the eastern slope of the Maryland "Heights"and designated in the subdivision, "Keep Triests" as Lot S and known as the Clague Lot conveyed to Elmer E Barnhouse Sep 8 1894 Lib 77 p 386 containing 63 acres 2 roods and 28 perches. Washington Co Deeds.

CENSUS: 1900 Cumberland, Allegany Co MD (2-121, 31-21) 4th ED.
Elmer Barnhouse age 35 born Apr 1865 VA. He was a carpenter and rented his home. His parents were born in VA.
Loretta Barnhouse age 34 born Jan 1866 MD Loretta's father was born in VA and her mother in MD.
George age 13 b. Jun 1887 VA son day laborer
Loretta M age 7 born Sep 1892 WV
Sidney age 5 born Aug 1895 WV
Unie age 3 born Dec 1897 MD (Katherine)
Emma age 5/12 b. Jan 1900 MD
They were married 14 years and had 6 children 5 were living at that time. (maybe the gap in years from 1887-1892 births was for a child that had died before 1900).

MARRIAGE: Giles Co, VA Edward Barnhouser m. Mary M. Poff license on July 24 1905 by B.P. Watts Clerk. Married July 26 1905 at Pembroke VA white, husband 29 years old, wife 19 years old. husband born Loudon Co VA, wife born Montgomery Co VA and place of residence of both Giles Co VA. husband's parents not named. wife's parents Marion and Lackie Poff, husband a carpenter, signed July 24 1905 B.P. Watts Clerk. B. W. Cronk, a minister of the Lutheran church married them on 26th day of July 1905 near Pembroke VA.

CENSUS: 1910 If he remarried then he is in Giles Co, VA.
Edward Barnhouse 1910 Washington Co, MD Edward Barnhouse age 35 born MD widower boarder laborer for farm wood. lives with Mary A. Harris 58, John 28, Lethy M. 17. (50-180, 9-84) Not sure if this is him or not. He would be 45 but he was a widower at the time.

Edward Barnhouse male 36 m 1 5y born VA parents born Germany, carpenter.
Mary wife age 23 m1 5 y 2 ch 2 lvg born VA parents born VA
Marion Poff father in law 69y widow born VA parents born VA.
1910 Giles County, Virginia ED.22 page, 8

DEATH: Elmer Barnhouse died Loudoun Co, Leesburg town, VA, male white married Loretta Barnhouse, date of birth unobtainable, age about 70 years, laborer, born Virginia, father John Barnhouse born VA, mother maiden name Sarah Johnson born Virginia, info. Mrs. Carrie Fry, Leesburg, VA; buried Bethel, VA Feb. 24, 1934, undertaker Lloyd Slack, Leesburg, VA. died Feb. 23, 1934 at 8pm. Physician attended deceased from Jan. 1 to Feb. 23, 1934, last seen by Dr. Feb. 10. died of acute Brights disease and mitial heart malfunction?, Dr. Gibson, Leesburg, VA. Loudoun Co Death Certificate #4282.

WILL: Elmer Barnhouse who died Feb 1934 in Loudoun Co will book 3Y, page 10. I, Elmer Barnhouse, being of sound mind, make this my last will and testament, revoking all former wills I may have made. And, this, know all men that I will and bequeath all my property both personal and real to J.B. Williams. Lucketts, VA Jan 24 1934 witness Welsey Fry, J.W. Mullen. Clerks Office of the Circuit Court of Loudoun Co July 25, 1935. E. O. Russell, clerk of said Court. List of heirs of Elmer Barnhouse who died testate on the -- day of February, 1934. Names heir R.D. Barnhouse brother, age 75, Residence Lucketts. per J.B. Williams, Admr.
Family links: 
  John K Barnhouse (1819 - 1896)
  Sarah Margaret Johnson Barnhouse (1820 - 1895)
  Loretta Mae Barnhouse Barnhouser (1866 - 1902)*
  Joseph Sidney Francis Barnhouser (1895 - 1934)*
  Katherine Fitch Barnhouser Connors (1897 - 1973)*
*Calculated relationship
Bethel United Methodist Church Cemetery
Loudoun County
Virginia, USA
Created by: Christos Christou Jr.
Record added: Sep 21, 2013
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Elmer Edward Barnhouse
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