|Death: ||Jul. 3, 1918|
Daughter of Benjamin F. and Frances Elizabeth "Fannie" Monrow Wright
LA PLATA HOME PRESS, La Plata, Missouri
July 4, 1918
MRS. MARTHA ELIZABETH ELLER
---Mrs. Martha Elizabeth Eller, wife of Andrew Eller, died at her home in east La Plata Wednesday, July 3, 1918, at the age of seventy-three years, one month and twenty-three days. She was born south of La Plata and has been a resident of Macon County all her life.
---Mrs. Eller was the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin Wright, early settlers of this county. She was married to Andrew Eller and to this union were born thirteen children, three of whom died in infancy. There remains to mourn her departure, her husband, three sons, Charles H. of La Plata, J.R. of Spearsville, Kansas, George N. of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; seven daughters, Mrs. William Quinn, Orlando, Kansas, Mrs. Frank Hogan, Denver, Colorado, Mrs. John Lucus, Davis, Oklahoma, Mrs. Frank Croft, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Mrs. Florence Perkins, Kansas City, Missouri, Mrs. William Allen, La Plata, Mrs. James Burris, New Cambria and Mrs. Nora Barnes, La Plata.
---Funeral services will be held at the Methodist Church tomorrow afternoon at 2:30, conducted by Rev. J.L. Bilby, after which interment was made in the La Plata cemetery.
See Missouri Death Certificate #23845 (In the index under the name of Marttha Eller) for more information including the following:
Full Name: Martha Elizabeth Eller
Female, White, Married
Age: 73 years, 1 months and 23 days
Occupation: House Keeper
Date of Birth: May 10, 1845
Birthplace: La Plata, MO.
Date of Death: July 2, 1918
Place of Death: La Plata, MO.
Cause of Death: Mitral Regurgitation
Burial: La Plata cemetery on July 5, 1918
Name of Father: Benjamin Wright, b. N.Y.
Mother's Maiden Name: Fannie Monrow, b. KY.
Informant: Charles H. Eller, La Plata, MO.
Martha Elizabeth Wright married Andrew Harrison Eller on March 7, 1861 in Barron County, Kentucky and they had the following children:
1) Malinda Frances Eller Quinn (1862-1958)
2) William Eller (1863-1864)
3) Lucinda Eller Hogan (1866-1922)
4) Louisa Ellen "Ella" Eller Lucas (1869-1956)
---sp. John Douglas Lucas
5) Charles Harrison Eller (1871-1969)
6) Edward Eller (1873-1873)
7) James Reddic Eller (1875-1952)
8) Martha Mae Eller Allen (1877-1966)
9) Rosetta Eller Croft (1878-1956)
10) Stella Florence Eller Perkins (1880-1965)
11) Clarence Andrew Eller (1880-____)
12) George Norman Eller (1883-1943)
13) Charlotte Carrie Eller Burris (1885-1978)
14) Nora Edith Eller Barnes (1888-1985)
Andrew Harrison Eller (1838 - 1924)*
Malinda Frances Eller Quinn (1862 - 1958)*
William Eller (1863 - 1864)*
Lucinda Eller Hogan (1866 - 1922)*
Louisa Ellen Eller Lucas (1869 - 1956)*
Charles Harrison Eller (1871 - 1969)*
Edward Eller (1873 - 1873)*
James Reddic Eller (1875 - 1952)*
Martha Mae Eller Allen (1877 - 1966)*
Rosetta Eller Croft (1878 - 1956)*
Clarence Andrew Eller (1880 - ____)*
Stella Florence Eller Perkins (1880 - 1965)*
George Norman Eller (1883 - 1943)*
Charlotte Carrie Eller Burris (1886 - 1978)*
Nora Edith Eller Barnes (1888 - 1985)*
La Plata Cemetery
Plot: Hastings Block 3 Row 2
Created by: Farm Girl from Mo.
Record added: Mar 19, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 67133563