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Mary Ellen "Ella" Simpson Ellenwood
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Birth: Jan. 15, 1858
Carroll County
Ohio, USA
Death: Aug. 21, 1943
Oklahoma City
Oklahoma County
Oklahoma, USA

Mrs. Mary E. Ellenwood
Funeral for Mrs. Mary Ellen Ellenwood, 85, who died at her home, 2134 N. Everest, early Saturday, will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at the Guardian Funeral Home.
Burial will be in Jones, where Mrs. Ellenwood and her husband homesteaded in 1890. Mrs. Ellenwood had lived in Oklahoma City since the death of her husband in 1921.
Surviving are one son, Charles R. Ellenwood of 3000 NW 20; and four daughters, Mrs. Myrtle Gillespie of 1129 N. Fonshill, Mrs. Zona Mellinger of 2134 N. Everest; Mrs. Ollie Sellars of 2015 NW 27, and Mrs. Blanche Curry of Jones.
Mrs. Ellenwood was a member of Culbertson Heights Presbyterian Church
The Daily Oklahoman pg. 15 August 22, 1943

Mary Ellen Simpson was born on Jan. 15, 1858 in Carroll County, Ohio. She moved to Warren County, Iowa at the age of ten years. On March 8, 1878 she was united in marriage to Samuel N. Ellenwood. This union was blessed with eight children, three of whom preceded her in death. Mrs. Ellenwood departed this life Saturday, Aug. 21, 1943, at the age of 85 years, 6 months and 20 days. She leaves to mourn her death five children: Mrs. Myrtle Gillespie, Mrs. Zona Mellinger, Mrs. Ollie Sellars and C.R. Ellenwood all of Oklahoma City, and Mrs. Blanche Curry of Jones; 14 grandchildren, ten great grandchildren, and two great great grandchildren.
She was united with the Presbyterian Church as a child and had lived a devout life always.
Family links: 
  Robert R Simpson (1820 - 1893)
  Margaret Simpson Simpson (1824 - 1878)
  Samuel Nezbert Ellenwood (1854 - 1919)
  Maude Margaret Ellenwood Gillespie (1880 - 1906)*
  Myrtle Sophronia Ellenwood Gillespie (1883 - 1959)*
  Lena Alzona Ellenwood Mellinger (1885 - 1970)*
  Mabel Josephine Ellenwood (1888 - 1905)*
  Robert Lowell Ellenwood (1890 - 1891)*
  Robert Lowell Ellenwood (1890 - 1891)*
  Ollie Byrd Ellenwood Sellars (1893 - 1978)*
  Charles Roy Ellenwood (1896 - 1955)*
  Agnes Blanche Ellenwood Curry (1901 - 1961)*
  Thomas Harvey Simpson (1854 - 1907)*
  Mary Ellen Simpson Ellenwood (1858 - 1943)
  Isaac Thompson Simpson (1859 - 1925)*
  Agnes Seaton Simpson Abel (1862 - 1921)*
*Calculated relationship
Jones IOOF Cemetery
Oklahoma County
Oklahoma, USA
Plot: Blk 2 Lot 142 Site B
GPS (lat/lon): 35.55173, -97.29981
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Originally Created by: Patricia Fawn Carter- Fo...
Record added: Aug 10, 2009
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Mary Ellen Ella <i>Simpson</i> Ellenwood
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Mary Ellen Ella <i>Simpson</i> Ellenwood
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