Edith May Mottern, 18911934 (aged 42 years)

Name
Edith May /Mottern/
Given names
Edith May
Surname
Mottern
Name
Edith May /Shaffer/
Given names
Edith May
Surname
Shaffer
Date of entry in original source: January 26, 2021
Note: Edith M Shaffer in household of Maurice E Shaffer, Jefferson, Maryland, United States; citing enumer…

Edith M Shaffer in household of Maurice E Shaffer, Jefferson, Maryland, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 26, sheet 4A, family 76, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,240,622.

Birth August 28, 1891 22 18

Marriage of parentsMaurice Elmer MotternFlorence May PooleView this family
about 1891 (aged 0)

Birth of a brotherElmer Washington Mottern
June 5, 1893 (aged 1 year)

Birth of a sisterEthel Marie Mottern
September 14, 1895 (aged 4 years)
Census June 6, 1900 (aged 8 years)
Date of entry in original source: January 26, 2021
Note: Edith M Shaffer in household of Maurice E Shaffer, Jefferson, Maryland, United States; citing enumer…

Edith M Shaffer in household of Maurice E Shaffer, Jefferson, Maryland, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 26, sheet 4A, family 76, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,240,622.

Note: Listed name: Edith M. Shaffer, daughter of Maurice E. and Florence M. Shaffer. Age: 8. Father, mothe…

Listed name: Edith M. Shaffer, daughter of Maurice E. and Florence M. Shaffer. Age: 8. Father, mother, and self born in Maryland. Attended school this year.

Census April 15, 1910 (aged 18 years)
Date of entry in original source: January 26, 2021
Note: Edith M Mottern in household of Maurice E Mottern, Jefferson, Frederick, Maryland, United States; ci…

Edith M Mottern in household of Maurice E Mottern, Jefferson, Frederick, Maryland, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 71, sheet 1A, family 1, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 565; FHL microfilm 1,374,578.

Note: Listed name: Edith M. Mottern, daughter of Maurice E. and Florence M. Mottern. Age: 18. Occupation:…

Listed name: Edith M. Mottern, daughter of Maurice E. and Florence M. Mottern. Age: 18. Occupation: Dressmaker at home. Father, mother, and self born in Maryland.

Marriage of a parentFloyd Edward ZimmermanFlorence May PooleView this family
November 15, 1919 (aged 28 years)
Citation details: 1919 (27123-28182): p. 231 (#27583), Floyd Zimmerman-Florence Poole, 1919; accessed 24 Jan 2021.
Date of entry in original source: January 24, 2021
Note: https://www.washcolibrary.org/marriages/Washington_County_MD_Marriages_1919_27123-28182.pdf

Certificate marked "Don't Publish." Groom's age: 30. Bride's age: 44. Both residents of Frederick. Minister's Certificate signed by J. H. Webb, Minister of Gospel.

Marriage of a siblingElmer Washington MotternGrace Marie HullView this family
before 1920 (aged 28 years)

Death of a maternal grandfatherGeorge William Poole
October 14, 1920 (aged 29 years)
Date of entry in original source: December 31, 2018
Text:

"George Wm. Poole, aged 71 years died early this morning at the City Hospital. Mr. Poole was formerly of near Mt. Philip, where he followed trucking for many years. He had lived in this city for several years past. He is survived by his widow and the following children: Roy Poole, Brunswick; Edward Poole, Braddock; Mrs. Floyd Zimmerman, this city; Mrs. Harry Barnes, Mt. Pleasant; Mrs. Roy Shaffer, Middletown Valley; Mrs. Bessie Poole, caretaker of Braddock Heights, is a daughter-in-law. A sister, Mrs. Kate Layman, near Feagaville, also survives. The funeral will take place on Saturday afternoon at 2 o'clock. Services at the late home, No. 223 East Sixth street. Interment in Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Thomas P. Rice, funeral director."

Date of entry in original source: August 3, 2012

Cause of death was enlarged prostate per Mount Olivet Cemetery computer listing. Was working as a trucker, but had been retired for two years at time of death.

Burial of a maternal grandfatherGeorge William Poole
October 16, 1920 (aged 29 years)
Date of entry in original source: August 31, 2013
Shared note: Plot NN-143-1
Death of a maternal grandmotherElizabeth Ann Thompson
July 21, 1929 (aged 37 years)
Date of entry in original source: August 3, 2013
Date of entry in original source: December 31, 2018
Text:

"Mrs. Elizabeth A. Poole, widow of the late George W. Poole, Mt. Zion, died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Roy Shafer, south of Middletown at 2:30 o'clock Sunday morning of paralysis, aged eighty years. She is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Floyd Zimmerman, this city, Mrs. Ada Shafer, at whose home she died, two sons, Roy Poole, Burkittsville, and Edward Poole, Braddock. Funeral will take place Tuesday morning at 10 o'clock at her daughter's home. Interment, Mt. Olivet cemetery. Rev. J. S. Adam, of the Middletown Reformed church, will officiate. C. T. K. Gladhill, funeral [director]."

Burial of a maternal grandmotherElizabeth Ann Thompson
July 23, 1929 (aged 37 years)
Date of entry in original source: August 31, 2013
Text:

"At Rest."

Shared note: Plot NN-143-2
Death June 24, 1934 (aged 42 years)

Burial June 26, 1934 (2 days after death)
Date of entry in original source: August 5, 2013

Plot LL-168W1/2-2. Surname in burial records is listed as Corun; may have been divorced at time of death.

Family with parents
father
18691946
Birth: July 13, 1869 24Jefferson, Frederick, Maryland, USA
Death: December 3, 1946Frederick City Hospital, Frederick, Frederick, Maryland, USA
mother
Barnes/E_Thompson_with_Daughter.jpg
18731949
Birth: July 26, 1873 24 24Frederick, Frederick, Maryland, USA
Death: May 6, 1949Frederick, Frederick, Maryland, USA
Marriage Marriageabout 1891
Divorce DivorceJuly 1918Frederick, Frederick, Maryland, USA
8 months
herself
18911934
Birth: August 28, 1891 22 18
Death: June 24, 1934
22 months
younger brother
18931972
Birth: June 5, 1893 23 19
Death: August 26, 1972
2 years
younger sister
18951988
Birth: September 14, 1895 26 22Maryland, USA
Death: November 1, 1988
Mother’s family with Floyd Edward Zimmerman
step-father
18901952
Birth: January 16, 1890 31 22Jefferson, Frederick, Maryland, USA
Death: November 18, 1952Frederick, Frederick, Maryland, USA
mother
Barnes/E_Thompson_with_Daughter.jpg
18731949
Birth: July 26, 1873 24 24Frederick, Frederick, Maryland, USA
Death: May 6, 1949Frederick, Frederick, Maryland, USA
Marriage MarriageNovember 15, 1919Hagerstown, Washington, Maryland, USA
CensusUnited States Census, 1900
Date of entry in original source: January 26, 2021
Note: Edith M Shaffer in household of Maurice E Shaffer, Jefferson, Maryland, United States; citing enumer…

Edith M Shaffer in household of Maurice E Shaffer, Jefferson, Maryland, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 26, sheet 4A, family 76, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,240,622.

CensusUnited States Census, 1910
Date of entry in original source: January 26, 2021
Note: Edith M Mottern in household of Maurice E Mottern, Jefferson, Frederick, Maryland, United States; ci…

Edith M Mottern in household of Maurice E Mottern, Jefferson, Frederick, Maryland, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 71, sheet 1A, family 1, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 565; FHL microfilm 1,374,578.

NameUnited States Census, 1900
Date of entry in original source: January 26, 2021
Note: Edith M Shaffer in household of Maurice E Shaffer, Jefferson, Maryland, United States; citing enumer…

Edith M Shaffer in household of Maurice E Shaffer, Jefferson, Maryland, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 26, sheet 4A, family 76, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,240,622.

BurialMount Olivet Cemetery Database
Date of entry in original source: August 5, 2013
SourceLetter from E. E. Barnes to J. Scott Barnes on 3/24/92.
Census

Listed name: Edith M. Shaffer, daughter of Maurice E. and Florence M. Shaffer. Age: 8. Father, mother, and self born in Maryland. Attended school this year.

Census

Edith M Shaffer in household of Maurice E Shaffer, Jefferson, Maryland, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 26, sheet 4A, family 76, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,240,622.

Census

Listed name: Edith M. Mottern, daughter of Maurice E. and Florence M. Mottern. Age: 18. Occupation: Dressmaker at home. Father, mother, and self born in Maryland.

Census

Edith M Mottern in household of Maurice E Mottern, Jefferson, Frederick, Maryland, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 71, sheet 1A, family 1, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 565; FHL microfilm 1,374,578.

Name

Edith M Shaffer in household of Maurice E Shaffer, Jefferson, Maryland, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 26, sheet 4A, family 76, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,240,622.

BurialView

Plot LL-168W1/2-2. Surname in burial records is listed as Corun; may have been divorced at time of death.