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 Ralph Elmer Elser

Ralph Elmer Elser

Death 24 Aug 1957 (aged 71)
Burial North Lima, Mahoning County, Ohio, USA
Plot Location: Sec A Row 9
Memorial ID 66989235 · View Source
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// Maud M

Believe he is same Ralph E Elser served as Mahoing Co Sheriff from 1935-1948 Ralph E. Elser

His brother is Raymond Edgar Elser per his obit.

Change June 2011 - previously had his parents as Oscar Elser and Ida Lehman. Per obituary of brother Raymond Edgar, information confirmed he is son of Simon and Mary Cover Elser.

Bits of information while in office:

Mahoning County Sheriff Ralph Elser releases a photograph of Norman Smith, a young farmhand being sought in the murder of Mrs. And Mrs. Henry Baumeister and Theodore Baumeister, Henry’s father, at their North Lima farm.

1936: Mahoning County Sheriff Ralph Elser sends his deputies out to conduct raids on gambling resorts and to warn operators that slot machines will not be tolerated in taverns and clubs where they have been sprouting up. - See more at:

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  • Created by: Anne Rupert
  • Added: 16 Mar 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 66989235
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ralph Elmer Elser (15 Dec 1885–24 Aug 1957), Find A Grave Memorial no. 66989235, citing Mount Olivet Cemetery, North Lima, Mahoning County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Anne Rupert (contributor 21366448) .