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Edgar Marion SammsAge: 68 years18561925

Name
Edgar Marion Samms
Given names
Edgar Marion
Surname
Samms
Birth September 20, 1856 22 18
Salem, Henry, Iowa, United States
Latitude: N40.853056 Longitude: W91.620833

Birth of a sisterCora A. Samms
1860 (Age 3 years)

Census June 1, 1860 (Age 3 years) Age: 3
Allen, Kansas Territory, United States
Latitude: N37.883333 Longitude: W95.283333

Census May 1, 1865 (Age 8 years) Age: 8
Geneva, Allen, Kansas, United States
Latitude: N38.016944 Longitude: W95.494167

Census June 1, 1870 (Age 13 years) Age: 13
Geneva, Allen, Kansas, United States
Latitude: N38.016944 Longitude: W95.494167

Census March 1, 1875 (Age 18 years) Age: 18
Geneva, Allen, Kansas, United States
Latitude: N38.016944 Longitude: W95.494167

MarriageElla Orinda “Ellie” CornellView this family
October 11, 1877 (Age 21 years)
Geneva, Allen, Kansas, United States
Latitude: N38.016944 Longitude: W95.494167

Census June 1, 1880 (Age 23 years) Age: 23
Lawrence, Douglas, Kansas, United States
Latitude: N38.971667 Longitude: W95.235278

Birth of a daughter
#1
Jennie Elliott Samms
April 25, 1881 (Age 24 years)
Kansas, United States
Latitude: N38.5 Longitude: W98.0

Birth of a daughter
#2
Kattie Samms
about 1884 (Age 27 years)

Census March 1, 1885 (Age 28 years) Age: 28
Lawrence, Douglas, Kansas, United States
Latitude: N38.971667 Longitude: W95.235278

Residence about December 1885 (Age 29 years)
Enterprise, Wallowa, Oregon, United States
Latitude: N45.424167 Longitude: W117.276944

Death of a daughterKattie Samms
before April 1, 1889 (Age 32 years)

Census April 1, 1889 (Age 32 years) Age: 32
Pierce, Washington Territory, United States
Latitude: N47.05 Longitude: W122.11

Census April 1, 1892 (Age 35 years) Age: 35
Pierce, Washington, United States
Latitude: N47.05 Longitude: W122.11

Census June 1, 1900 (Age 43 years) Age: 43
Buckley, Pierce, Washington, United States
Latitude: N47.162222 Longitude: W122.027778

Census April 15, 1910 (Age 53 years) Age: 53
Buckley, Pierce, Washington, United States
Latitude: N47.162222 Longitude: W122.027778

Death of a motherRhoda Elliott Marshall
December 16, 1912 (Age 56 years)

Death of a fatherWilliam Penn Samms
May 19, 1914 (Age 57 years)

Census January 1, 1920 (Age 63 years) Age: 63
Buckley, Pierce, Washington, United States
Latitude: N47.162222 Longitude: W122.027778

Death February 16, 192506:30 (Age 68 years)
Buckley, Pierce, Washington, United States
Latitude: N47.162222 Longitude: W122.027778

Cause of death: stroke
Burial February 18, 1925 (2 days after death)
Buckley Cemetery, Buckley, Pierce, Washington, United States
Latitude: N47.17053 Longitude: W122.02401

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Marriage: October 11, 1877Geneva, Allen, Kansas, United States
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Birth

Buckley Pioneer Passes Away

EARLY RESIDENT OF THIS DISTRICT DIES AT HIS HOME HERE MONDAY MORNING

Edgar M. Samms, a resident of Buckley for the past thirty-eight years passed away at the family home here Monday morning at 6:30.

Deceased had suffered for about eight years from numerous paralytic strokes, one of which came on Saturday night, and from which he did not gain consciousness, but passed away Monday morning.

Mr. Edgar M. Samms was born in Salem, Iowa, September 20, 1856. He moved into Kansas with his parents when a baby. In 1877 he was married to Ella O. Cornell, to which union five childred were born, one dying in infancy. In 1885 he moved with his family to Enterprise, Oregon, and from there to Buckley in 1887, where he was resided ever since.

He was one of the earliest pioneers in this district, coming here when there were only three houses where the town of Buckley now stands.

Besides a wife there is left to mourn four children, Edith M. Squier of Enumclaw, Jenne E. Knapp of Buckley, Irma M. Johnson of Ephrata, and Henry W., who has made his home with his parents. There are nineteen grandchildren and four great grand children. He also leaves three sisters, Cora A. White, and Mary E. Steel of Enterprise, Oregon, and Rachael Webb of Seattle.

Funeral services were held Wednesday afternoon under the direction of Jon McCaskey, at the Methodist church, Rev. Blackwell offciating. Burial in the Buckley cemetery.

Marriage

Buckley Pioneer Passes Away

EARLY RESIDENT OF THIS DISTRICT DIES AT HIS HOME HERE MONDAY MORNING

Edgar M. Samms, a resident of Buckley for the past thirty-eight years passed away at the family home here Monday morning at 6:30.

Deceased had suffered for about eight years from numerous paralytic strokes, one of which came on Saturday night, and from which he did not gain consciousness, but passed away Monday morning.

Mr. Edgar M. Samms was born in Salem, Iowa, September 20, 1856. He moved into Kansas with his parents when a baby. In 1877 he was married to Ella O. Cornell, to which union five childred were born, one dying in infancy. In 1885 he moved with his family to Enterprise, Oregon, and from there to Buckley in 1887, where he was resided ever since.

He was one of the earliest pioneers in this district, coming here when there were only three houses where the town of Buckley now stands.

Besides a wife there is left to mourn four children, Edith M. Squier of Enumclaw, Jenne E. Knapp of Buckley, Irma M. Johnson of Ephrata, and Henry W., who has made his home with his parents. There are nineteen grandchildren and four great grand children. He also leaves three sisters, Cora A. White, and Mary E. Steel of Enterprise, Oregon, and Rachael Webb of Seattle.

Funeral services were held Wednesday afternoon under the direction of Jon McCaskey, at the Methodist church, Rev. Blackwell offciating. Burial in the Buckley cemetery.

Residence

Buckley Pioneer Passes Away

EARLY RESIDENT OF THIS DISTRICT DIES AT HIS HOME HERE MONDAY MORNING

Edgar M. Samms, a resident of Buckley for the past thirty-eight years passed away at the family home here Monday morning at 6:30.

Deceased had suffered for about eight years from numerous paralytic strokes, one of which came on Saturday night, and from which he did not gain consciousness, but passed away Monday morning.

Mr. Edgar M. Samms was born in Salem, Iowa, September 20, 1856. He moved into Kansas with his parents when a baby. In 1877 he was married to Ella O. Cornell, to which union five childred were born, one dying in infancy. In 1885 he moved with his family to Enterprise, Oregon, and from there to Buckley in 1887, where he was resided ever since.

He was one of the earliest pioneers in this district, coming here when there were only three houses where the town of Buckley now stands.

Besides a wife there is left to mourn four children, Edith M. Squier of Enumclaw, Jenne E. Knapp of Buckley, Irma M. Johnson of Ephrata, and Henry W., who has made his home with his parents. There are nineteen grandchildren and four great grand children. He also leaves three sisters, Cora A. White, and Mary E. Steel of Enterprise, Oregon, and Rachael Webb of Seattle.

Funeral services were held Wednesday afternoon under the direction of Jon McCaskey, at the Methodist church, Rev. Blackwell offciating. Burial in the Buckley cemetery.

Death

Buckley Pioneer Passes Away

EARLY RESIDENT OF THIS DISTRICT DIES AT HIS HOME HERE MONDAY MORNING

Edgar M. Samms, a resident of Buckley for the past thirty-eight years passed away at the family home here Monday morning at 6:30.

Deceased had suffered for about eight years from numerous paralytic strokes, one of which came on Saturday night, and from which he did not gain consciousness, but passed away Monday morning.

Mr. Edgar M. Samms was born in Salem, Iowa, September 20, 1856. He moved into Kansas with his parents when a baby. In 1877 he was married to Ella O. Cornell, to which union five childred were born, one dying in infancy. In 1885 he moved with his family to Enterprise, Oregon, and from there to Buckley in 1887, where he was resided ever since.

He was one of the earliest pioneers in this district, coming here when there were only three houses where the town of Buckley now stands.

Besides a wife there is left to mourn four children, Edith M. Squier of Enumclaw, Jenne E. Knapp of Buckley, Irma M. Johnson of Ephrata, and Henry W., who has made his home with his parents. There are nineteen grandchildren and four great grand children. He also leaves three sisters, Cora A. White, and Mary E. Steel of Enterprise, Oregon, and Rachael Webb of Seattle.

Funeral services were held Wednesday afternoon under the direction of Jon McCaskey, at the Methodist church, Rev. Blackwell offciating. Burial in the Buckley cemetery.

Death

"Washington, Death Certificates, 1907-1960," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/N3G5-YD8 : accessed 01 Dec 2012), Edgar Marion Samms, 16 Feb 1925.

Death

https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/N3G5-YD8 name: Edgar Marion Samms death date: 16 Feb 1925 death place: Buckley, Pierce, Washington gender: Male age at death: 68 years 4 months 25 days estimated birth year: 1857 marital status: Married spouse's name: Ellie O. father's name: Wm. Penn Samms mother's name: Rhoda E. Marshel film number: 2022254 digital gs number: 4221723 image number: 951 volume/page/certificate number: Rec. #94 Collection: Edgar Marion Samms, "Washington, Death Certificates, 1907-1960"

Burial

Buckley Pioneer Passes Away

EARLY RESIDENT OF THIS DISTRICT DIES AT HIS HOME HERE MONDAY MORNING

Edgar M. Samms, a resident of Buckley for the past thirty-eight years passed away at the family home here Monday morning at 6:30.

Deceased had suffered for about eight years from numerous paralytic strokes, one of which came on Saturday night, and from which he did not gain consciousness, but passed away Monday morning.

Mr. Edgar M. Samms was born in Salem, Iowa, September 20, 1856. He moved into Kansas with his parents when a baby. In 1877 he was married to Ella O. Cornell, to which union five childred were born, one dying in infancy. In 1885 he moved with his family to Enterprise, Oregon, and from there to Buckley in 1887, where he was resided ever since.

He was one of the earliest pioneers in this district, coming here when there were only three houses where the town of Buckley now stands.

Besides a wife there is left to mourn four children, Edith M. Squier of Enumclaw, Jenne E. Knapp of Buckley, Irma M. Johnson of Ephrata, and Henry W., who has made his home with his parents. There are nineteen grandchildren and four great grand children. He also leaves three sisters, Cora A. White, and Mary E. Steel of Enterprise, Oregon, and Rachael Webb of Seattle.

Funeral services were held Wednesday afternoon under the direction of Jon McCaskey, at the Methodist church, Rev. Blackwell offciating. Burial in the Buckley cemetery.