Eliza SKELTON

Female 1852 - 1936  (83 years)    Has 6 ancestors but no descendants in this family tree.

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  • Name Eliza SKELTON 
    Born 11 Apr 1852  Pike Township, Stark County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Census 1860  Pike Township, Stark County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census 1870  Canton, Stark County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    _STAT Never Married 
    _UID 60841F134C194E28B26EAA615CC33707791D 
    Died 7 Apr 1936  Elyria, Lorain County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Cause: Cerebral hemorrhage, arteriosclerosis/Senility 
    • Age: 83
    Buried West Lawn Cemetery, Canton, Stark County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Siblings 3 Siblings 
    Person ID I543020  Waite-Humphreys Master Family Tree
    Last Modified 17 Jul 2021 

    Father Alexander SKELTON,   b. 21 Sep 1826, Pike Township, Stark County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jan 1907, Canton, Stark County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Caroline BARD,   b. Abt 1828, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Oct 1903, Canton, Stark County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years) 
    Married 22 May 1851  Stark County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • The marriage record for Alexander and Caroline has Caroline's last name as Saul. Death certifcates for two of their children has her last name as Bard, as does the obituary for her daughter.
    Family ID F516283  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Headstones
    Eliza Skelton is buried at West Lawn Cemetery
    Eliza Skelton is buried at West Lawn Cemetery

  • Sources 
    1. [S23] 1860 United States Federal Census, https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MCPW-LY3?id=KD3S-RP7 (Reliability: 3).
      Event Type: Census
      Name: Eliza Skelton
      Sex: Female
      Age: 8
      Event Date: 1860
      Event Place: Pike Township, Stark, Ohio, United States
      Birth Year (Estimated): 1852
      Birthplace: Ohio
      Race: White
      Page: 28
      Household Role Sex Age Birthplace
      Alexander Skelton M 34 Ohio
      Caroline Skelton F 32 Pennsylvania
      Mary Skelton F 5 Indiana
      Wm Skelton M 1 Ohio
      Household ID: 190
      Affiliate Film Number: 1038
      Affiliate Publication Number: M653
      Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
      Digital Folder Number: 005170951
      Microfilm Number: 805038
      Image Number: 00345
      Indexing Batch: N01797-7
      Citing this Record
      "United States Census, 1860", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MCPW-LY3 : 18 February 2021), Eliza Skelton in entry for Alexander Skelton, 1860.

    2. [S13] 1870 United States Federal Census, https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M6LR-ZRM (Reliability: 3).
      Event Type: Census
      Name: Eliza Skelton
      Sex: Female
      Age: 18
      Event Date: 1870
      Event Place: Canton, Stark, Ohio, United States
      Event Place (Original): Canton, ward 2, Stark, Ohio, United States
      Birth Year (Estimated): 1852
      Birthplace: Ohio
      Race: White
      Page Number: 61
      Household Role Sex Age Birthplace
      Alex Skelton M 42 Ohio
      Caroline Skelton F 39 Pennsylvania
      Mary Skelton F 15 Indiana
      William Skelton M 10 Ohio
      Netta Skelton F 7 Ohio
      Household ID: 471
      Line Number: 19
      Affiliate Publication Number: M593
      Affiliate Name: The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
      Digital Folder Number: 004278465
      Microfilm Number: 000552767
      Image Number: 00241
      Indexing Batch: N01617-1
      Citing this Record
      "United States Census, 1870", database with images, FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M6LR-ZRM : 29 May 2021), Eliza Skelton in entry for Alex Skelton, 1870.

    3. [S34] Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953, https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XZNK-SXM?id=KC2Z-QQ8 (Reliability: 4).
      Name: Eliza Skelton
      Sex: Female
      Age: 83
      Death Date: 07 Apr 1936
      Death Place: Elyria, Lorain, Ohio
      Marital Status: Single
      Race: white
      Father's Name: Alexander Skelton
      Mother's Name: Caroline Baird
      Birth Date: 11 Apr 1852
      Birth Year (Estimated): 1853
      Birthplace: Pike Twsh., Ohio
      Burial Date: 09 Apr 1936
      Father's Birthplace: Pike Twsh., Ohio
      Mother's Birthplace: PA
      Record Number: 139
      Record Number: 139
      Household Role Sex Age Birthplace
      Alexander Skelton Father M Pike Twsh., Ohio
      Caroline Baird Mother F PA
      Reference ID: fn 26140
      GS Film Number: 2022658
      Digital Folder Number: 004121859
      Image Number: 00513
      Indexing Project (Batch) Number: B01448-9
      Citing this Record
      "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XZNK-SXM : 8 March 2021), Eliza Skelton, 07 Apr 1936; citing Elyria, Lorain, Ohio, reference fn 26140; FHL microfilm 2,022,658.

    4. [S84] Obituaries and Death Notices (Reliability: 4).
      I have a copy of her obituary in my files/RLW

    5. [S164] Cemetery Records, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/229662290/eliza-skelton (Reliability: 4).
      West Lawn Cemetery, Canton, Stark County, Ohio

    6. [S184] Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2016, https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XDPY-372 (Reliability: 4).
      Name: Alexander S Kelton
      Sex: Male
      Marriage Date: 22 May 1851
      Marriage Place: Stark, Ohio, United States
      Source County: Stark
      Spouse's Name: Caroline Saul
      Spouse's Sex: Female
      Record Number: 26
      Record Number: 26
      Household Role Sex Age Birthplace
      Caroline Saul Wife F
      Reference ID: p 389
      GS Film Number: 897628
      Digital Folder Number: 004701464
      Image Number: 00442
      Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I11337-7
      Citing this Record
      "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2016," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XDPY-372 : 8 March 2021), Alexander S Kelton and Caroline Saul, 22 May 1851; citing Marriage, Stark, Ohio, United States, p 389, Franklin County Genealogical & Historical Society, Columbus; FHL microfilm.