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 Eliakim Ware Sylvester

Eliakim Ware Sylvester

Birth
Osborn, DeKalb County, Missouri, USA
Death 16 Dec 1950 (aged 78)
Lawrence, Douglas County, Kansas, USA
Burial Coffey County, Kansas, USA
Memorial ID 175484124 · View Source
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Eliakim Ware Sylvester was born July 20, 1872 in Osborn, Dekalb, Missouri. The son of Eliakim Arms Sylvester (1843-1910) and Rosalia Avelina Wells (1843-1918). Eliakim was a farmer growing up on his father’s farm.
Eliakim married Emma Mahatible McGlauflin (1875-1959) in 1895 at Osborn, Dekalb, Missouri. To their union were born five children.:

1) Clara Irene Sylvester (1896-1981) married Charles Harvey Whittington Sr.
2) Thomas Ware Sylvester (1897-1963) married Carrie Elinor Marvin
3) Phillip Walter Sylvester (1899-1971) married Nora Pearl Coffman
4) John Frederick Sylvester (1902-1970) married Gladys Priscilla Rockerfeller
5) Agnes Rosalie Sylvester (1904-1964) married Lafayette Hoffman Allen

Eliakim was a farmer all of his life moving from Osborn to Washita, Oklahoma, finally settling in Pleasant, Coffey County, Kansas. Eliakim died in Lawrence, Douglas County, Kansas on December 16, 1950 at the age of 78 Years, 4 Months, and 16 Days. He is buried in Cola Hill Cemetery in Coffey County, Kansas.



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  • Created by: ChristopherMcL
  • Added: 18 Jan 2017
  • Find A Grave Memorial 175484124
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Eliakim Ware Sylvester (30 Jul 1872–16 Dec 1950), Find A Grave Memorial no. 175484124, citing Cola Hill Cemetery, Coffey County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by ChristopherMcL (contributor 48823122) .