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Marion Friends Cemetery ~ Elizabeth Thomas ~ part of the Marion County Cemeteries of Oregon
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Thomas, Elizabeth
LAST: Thomas FIRST: Elizabeth MID: 
BORN: 26 Oct 1865 DIED: 7 Feb 1923 BURIED: 9 Feb 1923
BIRTH PLACE:  Mertha, Wales
DEATH PLACE: Marion, Marion Co., Oregon
OSBH DC (Marion County) #93 - Elizabeth Thomas, widowed, b. Oct. 26, 1865 in Wales, d. Feb. 7, 1923 in Marion, Oregon at the age of 57 yrs 3 mos 11 days, name of father William Jones (b. Wales), name of mother not given, interment 9 Feb, undertaker E. E. Howell, informant Ralph Thomas.
1900 OH CENSUS - Elizabeth Thomas, age 34, b. Oct 1865 in Wales, is enumerated with her husband of 15 years, John, age 39, occupation keeper at furnace, b. Nov 1860 in Wales, along with Samuel, age 13, b. Nov 1896 [1886] in Indiana, Della M., age 6, b. Pennsylvania, John, age 4, b. Apr 1896 in Ohio, and Ralph, age 1, b. Nov 1898 in Ohio.
1910 MT CENSUS - Elizabeth Thomas, age 44, mother of 17 children, 7 of whom are living at the time of the census, b. Wales, is enumerated with her husband of 25 years John S., age 49, occupation farmer, b. Wales, year of immigration 1865, along with Samuel, age 23, b. Indiana, Bella M., age 15, b. Pennsylvania, Ralph, age 12, b. Ohio, Mary V., age 9, b. Montana, William, age 7, b. Montana, Amie, age 4, b. Montana, and Edward, age 3, b. Montana.
1920 OR CENSUS - Elizabeth Thomas, age 55, b. Wales, is enumerated with children Ralph, age 22, b. Pennsylvania, Mary, age 19, b. Montana, William, age 17, b. Montana, Amy, age 14, b. Montana. Edward, age 13, b. Montana, and Laura. age 7, b. Montana.

BIOGAPHICAL (Contributed by Don Thomas):
Elizabeth (Jones) Thomas (b. 26 Oct 1865 in Mertha, Wales).
Preceeded in death by husband, John S., and children Margaret and John D. Thomas.
At time of death, survived by children: Samuel J. Thomas (wife - Nellie Richard), age 36, of Marion; Della M. Fennell (Albert), age 28, of Marion; William, age 20, of Marion; Amie, age 17, of Marion: Edward, age 16, of Marion; and Laure, age 11, of Marion.  Also survived by 2 grandchildren.

PHOTOGRAPH- The picture of Elizabeth and John was contributed by Don Thomas. The notation on the back of the photo inicates it was taken at the time of their wedding on Jan. 20th, 1885, in Knightsville, Indiana.
1865 – 1923
(shares marker with John)
1900 OH CENSUS (Trumbull Co., Brookfield, ED 99, sheet 7B)
1910 MT CENSUS (Powell Co., Ophir, ED 77, sheet 14B)
1920 OR CENSUS (Marion Co., Marion, ED 335, sheet 3A)
SPACE: 49  

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