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Ella Orinda “Ellie” CornellAge: 80 years18561937

Name
Ella Orinda “Ellie” Cornell
Given names
Ella Orinda
Surname
Cornell
Nickname
Ellie

Ella Orinda “Ellie” Samms

Name
Ella Orinda “Ellie” Samms
Type
married name
Given names
Ella Orinda
Surname
Samms
Nickname
Ellie
Birth October 20, 1856
Salem, Olmsted, Minnesota Territory, United States
Latitude: N43.9775 Longitude: W92.613056

Census September 21, 1857 (Age 11 months) Age: 1
Salem, Olmsted, Minnesota Territory, United States
Latitude: N43.9775 Longitude: W92.613056

Census June 1, 1860 (Age 3 years) Age: 4
Salem, Olmsted, Minnesota, United States
Latitude: N43.9775 Longitude: W92.613056

Census June 1, 1865 (Age 8 years)
Salem, Olmsted, Minnesota, United States
Latitude: N43.9775 Longitude: W92.613056

Census June 1, 1870 (Age 13 years) Age: 13
Jackson, Nodaway, Missouri, United States
Latitude: N40.3554 Longitude: W94.677

MarriageEdgar Marion SammsView this family
October 11, 1877 (Age 20 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

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

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

Cause: stroke
Burial of a husbandEdgar Marion Samms
February 18, 1925 (Age 68 years)
Buckley Cemetery, Buckley, Pierce, Washington, United States
Latitude: N47.17053 Longitude: W122.02401

Census April 1, 1930 (Age 73 years) Age: 73
Buckley, Pierce, Washington, United States
Latitude: N47.162222 Longitude: W122.027778

Death of a daughterJennie Elliott Samms
July 8, 193112:04 (Age 74 years)
Tacoma, Pierce, Washington, United States
Latitude: N47.241389 Longitude: W122.459444

Cause: bacterial meningitis due to streptococcus
Burial of a daughterJennie Elliott Samms
July 12, 1931 (Age 74 years)
Buckley Cemetery, Buckley, Pierce, Washington, United States
Latitude: N47.17053 Longitude: W122.02401

Death April 27, 1937 (Age 80 years)
Enumclaw, King, Washington, United States
Latitude: N47.2025 Longitude: W121.994167

Burial May 1, 1937 (4 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

Pioneer Resident Buried Here Sat.

Funeral services were held Saturday afternoon for Mrs. Ella Orinda Samms, 80, who passed away Tuesday. Burial was in the Buckley cemetery. The Rev. B. P. Cross of the Free Methodist church officiated at the services. Ella Orinda Cornell was born October 20, 1856, at Salem, Minnesota. She was married to Edgar M. Samms in 1877. Five children were born, one dying in infancy and Mrs. Jennie Knapp in 1931. Surviving her are one son, Henry, two daughters, Mrs. Edith M. Squire of Enumclaw and Mrs. Irma Johnson of Cherry, Washington, 19 grandchildren and 36 great-grandchildren. Mrs. Samms was one of the pioneer residents of Buckley having come here in 1887.

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

Pioneer Resident Buried Here Sat.

Funeral services were held Saturday afternoon for Mrs. Ella Orinda Samms, 80, who passed away Tuesday. Burial was in the Buckley cemetery. The Rev. B. P. Cross of the Free Methodist church officiated at the services. Ella Orinda Cornell was born October 20, 1856, at Salem, Minnesota. She was married to Edgar M. Samms in 1877. Five children were born, one dying in infancy and Mrs. Jennie Knapp in 1931. Surviving her are one son, Henry, two daughters, Mrs. Edith M. Squire of Enumclaw and Mrs. Irma Johnson of Cherry, Washington, 19 grandchildren and 36 great-grandchildren. Mrs. Samms was one of the pioneer residents of Buckley having come here in 1887.

Burial

Pioneer Resident Buried Here Sat.

Funeral services were held Saturday afternoon for Mrs. Ella Orinda Samms, 80, who passed away Tuesday. Burial was in the Buckley cemetery. The Rev. B. P. Cross of the Free Methodist church officiated at the services. Ella Orinda Cornell was born October 20, 1856, at Salem, Minnesota. She was married to Edgar M. Samms in 1877. Five children were born, one dying in infancy and Mrs. Jennie Knapp in 1931. Surviving her are one son, Henry, two daughters, Mrs. Edith M. Squire of Enumclaw and Mrs. Irma Johnson of Cherry, Washington, 19 grandchildren and 36 great-grandchildren. Mrs. Samms was one of the pioneer residents of Buckley having come here in 1887.