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Ophelia Scharff Elson
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Birth: 1878
Death: Feb. 1, 1959

At age 17, Ophelia Scharff ran away to Springfield, IL and was married to Ulysses Altheimer, son of Col. Louis Altheimer, from Arkansas. A year later, she filed for divorce. They were parents to Virginia, who was an infant when they divorced. 
 
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 Parents:
  Adolph Scharff (1843 - 1931)
  Jeannette Myer Scharff (1857 - 1925)
 
 Spouse:
  Herman Jacob Elson (1876 - 1953)
 
 Siblings:
  Ophelia Scharff Elson (1878 - 1959)
  Clarence L. Scharff (1880 - 1939)*
  Myrtle S. Scharff Fuller (1892 - 1949)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
New Mount Sinai Cemetery & Mausoleum
Affton
St. Louis County
Missouri, USA
Plot: Lot N Lot 2b
 
Created by: Eric Kreft
Record added: Jan 19, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 33059197
Ophelia <i>Scharff</i> Elson
Added by: Eric Kreft
 
Ophelia <i>Scharff</i> Elson
Added by: Eric Kreft
 
 
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