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Lucy Ellen "Ella" Boyer Cridlebaugh
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Birth: Feb. 6, 1879
Iowa, USA
Death: Mar. 20, 1965
California, USA

Grandma Ella was the daughter of Solomon Greenbury Boyer and Sarah Jane Burns Boyer. She was married to John Clayton Cridlebaugh on July 7, 1901 in Iowa. She and John homesteaded in North Dakota for a while. She taught in a one-room schoolhouse while in North Dakota. They also lived in Graff, Missouri a short time, during which she climbed to the burning roof of their house while she was 9 months pregnant with twins and put out a fire with the help of her oldest son. She wrote poetry and loved the Lord and His holy Word, as well as playing the organ and singing. 
Family links: 
  John Clayton Cridlebaugh (1879 - 1957)*
  Greenbury B. Cridlebaugh (1902 - 1984)*
  Clyde Ronald Cridlebaugh (1905 - 1988)*
  Philip Earl Cridlebaugh (1907 - 1995)*
  Michael Clare Cridlebaugh (1909 - 1991)*
  Merrill Floyd Cridlebaugh (1912 - 1995)*
  Evelyn P Cridlebaugh Burnette (1916 - 1982)*
*Calculated relationship
1879 1965
Santa Rosa Memorial Park
Santa Rosa
Sonoma County
California, USA
Created by: Jamie Ruth Parfitt
Record added: May 22, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 52700031
Lucy Ellen Ella <i>Boyer</i> Cridlebaugh
Added by: Geraldine "Gerry" Humes
Lucy Ellen Ella <i>Boyer</i> Cridlebaugh
Added by: Geraldine "Gerry" Humes
Lucy Ellen Ella <i>Boyer</i> Cridlebaugh
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I wish I could have talked with this energetic lady, who even wrote a small book of her travel experiences. Get to know your grandparents and great-uncles and great-aunts before it is too late.
- Jamie Ruth Parfitt
 Added: May. 29, 2010
Honoring your life and memory. Rest in Peace.
- Geraldine "Gerry" Humes
 Added: May. 22, 2010

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