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 Elvira T <I>Adams</I> Martus

Elvira T Adams Martus

South Dakota, USA
Death 15 Nov 1894 (aged 29)
Vermillion, Clay County, South Dakota, USA
Burial Vermillion, Clay County, South Dakota, USA
Memorial ID 49447636 · View Source
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Elvira (Adams) Martus and her husband were married on April 5, 1888 in Vermillion, Clay county, South Dakota. They decided to homestead out on the prairie. They were building a home for themselves and their 4 children when they were stricken with Typhus Fever. All the family had the illness but only John and Elvira eventually died of the illness. John died in June of 1894 and Elvira died Nov. 15, 1894 leaving the children orphans to be raised by their maternal grandmother Theresa A. Adams.

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  • Created by: Larry Wassmann
  • Added: 8 Mar 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 49447636
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Elvira T Adams Martus (21 Aug 1865–15 Nov 1894), Find A Grave Memorial no. 49447636, citing Saint Agnes Cemetery, Vermillion, Clay County, South Dakota, USA ; Maintained by Larry Wassmann (contributor 47237910) .