Asa Elliott

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Asa Elliott

  • Birth 19 Jan 1878 Jasper County, Indiana, USA
  • Death 5 Aug 1945 St. Joseph County, Indiana, USA
  • Burial Jasper County, Indiana, USA
  • Plot Unmarked grave in the northwest corner of the Brown Cemetery.
  • Memorial ID 67871693

Asa Elliott, youngest son of Samuel Peter Elliott and Sarah E. Cooper Elliott, married Sadie Shroll 19 Feb 1901 in Starke County, Indiana.

The 1910 Census for Barkley Township Jasper County, Indiana shows Aca, age 32; Sadie, age 25; son Dee, age 8; daughter Sylvia, age 7; daughter Myrtle age 5; son Harvey age 3; and daughter Flossie, age 5m. Asa was farming.

Daughter Flossie Elliott passed away in 1915.

Sadie Shroll Elliott passed away on 10 May 1917 from cancer leaving Asa to rear the five children alone.
Asa promptly took another wife, Margaret Ethel "Maggie" Curtis, age 22.

In 1920, Asa and his family were still residing in Jasper County, Indiana. The family included Dee, age 18; Sylvia, age 16; Myrtle, age 15; Harvey, age 12; and Violet, aged 5y 11 months.

By 1930 the family now living in Mishawaka, St. Joseph County, Indiana, had grown in number: Asa, 54; Maggie, 34; Violet, age 14; Nora, age 9; Jack, age 7; Donald, age 1y 2m.
(By 1930 Asa's children from the first marriage were all married and raising families of their own.)

In 1934 Margaret "Maggie" (Curtis) Elliott passed away.
Again Asa was left to raise his children on his own.

Asa passed away in 1945 at Mishawaka, St. Joseph County, Indiana at the age of 67 years, 6 months and 18 days.



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  • Created by: Joanne Swart
  • Added: 4 Apr 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 67871693
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Asa Elliott (19 Jan 1878–5 Aug 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 67871693, citing Brown Cemetery, Jasper County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Joanne Swart (contributor 46839730) .