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Emma Matilda "Emmie" Ely Fronefield
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Birth: Nov. 21, 1863
Lebanon
Lebanon County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Nov. 16, 1929
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA

Emma Matilda (Ely) Fronefield, d/o Anthony S. and Elizabeth (Goshert) Ely, was married to Horace Fronefield. They were the parents of 7 children, Isadora, Margaret, Emma, Horace, Elizabeth, Edwina and Catherine. Emma and Horace as well as 2 of their children, Emma and Horace, are buried in the lot of Anthony S. Ely at Mt. Lebanon Cemetery. [NGL]

MRS. EMMA ELY FRONEFIELD
Mrs. W. D. Fisher, of this city, and Mrs. E. B. Marshall, of Annville, have received sad tidings in a message announcing the death of their sister, Mrs. Emma Ely Fronefield, at Philadelphia, this morning. The deceased was the widow of Horace Fronefield, who passed away three years ago. She would have attained the sixty-sixth year of her age had she lived until next week.
While Mrs. Fronefield left Lebanon at the time of her marriage about 40 years ago, and resided out of the city ever since, she is well remembered by older citizens as the daughter of the late Anthony F. Ely. She was born and raised here, and was widely and favorably known.
She made periodical visits to Lebanon relatives and maintained her circle of acquaintances here. Her death has brought sorrow to many friends.
The children are Mrs. Margaret Herr, Elizabeth, Mrs. Alfzod Rankin, Mrs. William Wengert and Edwina.
Besides five daughters and the sisters already named,she leaves two other sisters, Mrs. Mary Robinson, of Philadelphia, and Mrs. Anna Ely Maas, now of Vienna, Austria. [Lebanon Daily News] 
 
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 Parents:
  Anthony Shorb Ely (1818 - 1875)
  Elizabeth Shindel Goshert Ely (1832 - 1888)
 
 Spouse:
  Horace Fronefield (1860 - 1922)*
 
 Children:
  Horace Fronefield (1893 - 1893)*
  Emma Fronefield (1893 - 1895)*
 
 Siblings:
  Hannah Louisa Ely (1853 - 1853)*
  Elizabeth Hutter Ely (1854 - 1857)*
  Margaret Adeline Ely Marshall (1857 - 1941)*
  Anna Grove Ely Maass (1860 - 1939)*
  Charlotte Jacoby Ely Fisher (1861 - 1939)*
  Emma Matilda Ely Fronefield (1863 - 1929)
  Mary Hutter Ely Robison (1869 - 1948)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Lebanon Cemetery
Lebanon
Lebanon County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Nancy Gibson Lowe
Record added: Apr 19, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26130862
Emma Matilda Emmie <i>Ely</i> Fronefield
Added by: Nancy Gibson Lowe
 
 
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Rest in peace Great-Aunt Emmie.
- Nancy Gibson Lowe
 Added: Apr. 19, 2008
 
 
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