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Margaret E. (Dennis) Elwell

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  • Name Margaret E. (Dennis) Elwell 
    Born June 1867  Byron Township, Kent County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Notes 
    • Margaret, known as Maggie. She married second Adrian Harty.

      1880 Federal Census. Byron Township, Kent County, Michigan
      Roll 588, page 153A
      Channcey Elwell, 45, farmer, b. VT, parents b. VT
      Lorinda Elwell, 36, wife, keeping house, b. NY, parents b. NY
      Margaret Elwell, 13, daughter, at home, b. MI, father b. MI, [just a dash for mother’s state of birth]
      Apparently Margaret was adopted by the Elwells as they had been married since 1862 and Lorinda had no children.

      1900 Federal Census. Grand Rapids Ward 1, Kent County, Michigan
      Roll
      88R South Coumiere Street
      Chancey Elwall, head, b. Feb 1822, 66, m. 38 years, b. VT, parents b. VT, day laborer
      Lorinda Elwall, wife b. Oct 1842, 57, m. 38 years, no children, b. NY, parents b. NY
      The 1910 Census also lists Lorinda with no children of her own.

      Michigan Marriages
      Return of Marriages in the county of Kent
      15 May 1915, Grand Rapids. John C. Loucks, J. of P. Witnesses E.L. Wagner & Robt. G. Hill, both of Grand Rapids
      Adron Hardy, 39, of Grand Rapids, b. Indiana, fireman, son of Benj. Hardy & [name obscured]len Gillon, not married before
      Margaret (Dennis) Phelps, 45, of Grand Rapids, b. Byron Twp., MI, daughter of John Dennis and [name obscured]chel Bogardus, married once before

      1920 Federal Census. Grand Rapids Ward 3, Kent County, Michigan
      Roll 778, page 3A
      560 Grandville Avenue
      Adrian Hardy, head, 43, b. IN, parents b. IN, fireman, stationary
      Margaret Hardy, wife, 52, b. MI, parents b. MI
    Person ID I21674  Schirado
    Last Modified 28 February 2013 

    Father Chauncey Elwell,   b. 24 October 1830, Bennington County, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 May 1914, Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Mother Lorinda,   b. October 1842, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 26 November 1862  Leighton Township, Allegan County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F14296  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Father John Dennis 
    Mother Rachel Bogardus,   b. May 1850, Lodi, Seneca County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F75191  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse 1 George Riley Phelps,   b. 28 January 1862, Potter, Yates County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 June 1937, Naples, Ontario County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 19 August 1884  Byron Center, Kent County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Divorced Yes - date unknown 
    Children 
     1. Laura Phelps,   b. August 1883, Byron Township, Kent County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Cassie Phelps,   b. January 1888, Byron Township, Kent County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location
    +3. Nora Phelps,   b. November 1889, Byron Township, Kent County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Delbert R. Phelps,   b. May 1894, Kent County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F6447  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse 2 Adrian Hardy,   b. about 1876, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 15 May 1915  Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F75190  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart


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