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Elizabeth A Smith Chandler

  • Birth 6 Jan 1877 New Zealand
  • Death 23 Dec 1935 King County, Washington, USA
  • Burial Seattle, King County, Washington, USA
  • Memorial ID 67187855

On Jan 29 1901, Mrs. Elizabeth A. (Smith) Allenby, age 24,married Benjamin Chandler, age. 36. It was his 2nd marriage. He was born in Maine, son of Joseph Chandler, worked as a teamster. She was b. in New Zealand to John and Rosina (Northcote) Smith.

Elizabeth A Smith married Walter Davis Allenby on Jan 19 1897 at the King Co. Courthouse, Seattle. He died 4 Nov 1915 in Seattle.

Daughter Rosina A. Chandler married Leo G Cravens on Sep 1, 1918 at the residence of the bride, 424 15th Ave Seattle, WA. She was b. 06/17/1896 and died Nov 1984

In 1920 census of King Co WA, Lizzie A Chandler (44, New Zealand) is with husband Benjamin M Chander, 52, Maine.

In 1830, Elizabeth was in Lake Forest Park, King Co WA, age 53, with her husband Ben (63, Maine) She was b. New Zealand, immigated in 1891,parents were from England.

Information below provided by Find A Grave contributor Bonita Olmer
--Lizzie, aged 58 years. Survived by her husband, Ben, and daughter, Mrs. Rose Cravens of this city; brothers, Fred, John, William, Walter, George, Frank and Harry Smith. Member of Ladies of Woodcraft. Services Friday at 1 p.m., from the Fisher and Kalfus Funeral Home. Cremation.
(The Seattle Daily Times, December 25, 1935, Page 23)
Funeral services for Mrs. Lizzie Chandler, 58 years old, who died Monday, will be held at 1 o'clock tomorrow in the Fisher & Kalfus Funeral Home.
Mrs. Chandler was the wife of Ben Chandler, 315 N. 65th St. She was born in New Zealand and had resided in Seattle forty-five years. She was a member of Palm Circle No. 66, Ladies of Woodcraft. Besides her husband, she is survived by a daughter, Mrs. Rose Cravens of Seattle.
(The Seattle Daily Times, December 26, 1935, Page 19)





  • Created by: Jon Ridgeway
  • Added: 20 Mar 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 67187855
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Elizabeth A Smith Chandler (6 Jan 1877–23 Dec 1935), Find A Grave Memorial no. 67187855, citing Lake View Cemetery, Seattle, King County, Washington, USA ; Maintained by Jon Ridgeway (contributor 47287704) .