|Birth: ||Jun. 29, 1881|
|Death: ||Jan. 24, 1977|
The oldest of 3 sisters born to Thomas John and Anna Benton Bawden. Thos built the house at 3215 Rockingham in 1893 where the family of five lived and died. Thos platted sw Davenport's Bawden's addition and named 3 streets after his dtrs: Elsie Ave, Minnie Ave, and Ada Ave. which no longer exists - now is Johnson Ave.
Elsie kept house for her father and sisters. She did not marry. She was a life-long member of the Methodist Church and served for many years as sec of the Scott County Methodist Sunday School Assoc. She lived in that home until her death of arteriosclerosis (ASHD).
Anna Benton Bawden (1858 - 1933)
Elsie Bawden (1881 - 1977)
Minnie Bawden Finne (1884 - 1958)*
Ada Bawden (1889 - 1981)*
June 29 1881 Jan 24 1977
Oakdale Memorial Gardens
Plot: #21551 Sec 13 Lot 156
Created by: Carol
Record added: Jun 10, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27468529