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Elsie Taysum Wiscomb info

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Re: Elsie Taysum Wiscomb info

Posted: 1 Sep 2013 5:01PM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 1 Sep 2013 5:48PM GMT
Quite a bit of information, I trust I am on the right track here. I checked and cross referenced my sources using birth, marriage, death, census, newspaper articles and a bit of common sense :)
If I have made errors, I apologize.

Utah marriages:
Groom Last Name: WISCOMB
Groom First Name: William W (26)
Groom Residence: Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah
Bride Last Name: TAYSUM
Bride First Name: Elsie (20)
Bride Residence: Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah
Place: Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah
Date: 15 Feb 1911
County of Record: Salt Lake
State: Utah

Parents of Elsie Taysum:
Elsie Taysum, b. Nov. 1891, Salt Lake city (she had 3 older sisters)
FATHER: Rolla George Taysum, b. Dec. 1857 Utah d. Nov. 8 1901 (age 42)
MOTHER: Sarah Louise Redding Taysum (Gardner) b. Feb. 1864, Utah

Obit for Rolla in the Salt Lake Tribune November 11, 1901
"Remains of Rolla G. Taysum are laid to rest"
Utah Deaths:
Name: Rolla George Taysum
Gender: Male
Burial Date: 08 Nov 1901
Death Date: 08 Nov 1901
Death Place: Salt Lake City, S. L., Utah
Age: 42
Birthplace: Salt Lake City
Occupation: Newspaper Rep.
Race: White
Marital Status: Married
Father's Name: Andrew Taysum
Father's Birthplace: English
Mother's Name: Mary Ann Muars
Mother's Birthplace: English

Sarah L. Taysum remarried to:
Name: Frederick W. Gardner
Birth Date: 1891
Age: 21
Spouse's Name: Sarah L. Taysum
Spouse's Age: 21
Event Date: 24 Aug 1912
Event Place: Salt Lake County, Utah
Salt Lake Tribune August 25, 1912 (attached)

Findagrave:
Sister: Eda Taysum http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=19...
Father: Rolla http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=69...
*note: sent a message to have his first name spelling corrected to Rolla.
Mother: Sarah http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=69...
*Note: according to FAG, she remarried again to a "Tuttle"

Obituary for Sarah Taysum Tuttle
According to her obituary, she leaves a daughter, Elsie Hunter. See census below.
Salt Lake Tribune September 20, 1948

1930 Census:
Elsie is living in San Francisco with husband R. S. Hunter and Daughter Marion Wiscomb.
Name: Elsie Hunter
Gender: Female
Birth Year: abt 1894
Birthplace: Utah
Race: White
Home in 1930: San Francisco, San Francisco, California
Map of Home: View Map
Marital Status: Married
Relation to Head of House: Wife
Spouse's Name: R S Hunter
Father's Birthplace: Utah
Mother's Birthplace: Utah
Head of Household: R S Hunter (Obit indicates his name is Robert S. Hunter Sr.)
Spouse: Elsie Hunter
Daughter: Marion Wiscomb *age 17yrs.

Robert S. Hunter
http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=53...


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