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Re: Eleazor Rhapps of Punxsatawney, Pa.
Posted by: John H. Davies (ID *****5291) Date: July 13, 2008 at 20:27:09
In Reply to: Eleazor Rhapps of Punxsatawney, Pa. by Kathy Grove of 595

I sent you an e-mail with the following info -

Kathy - I am not related. I believe this is who you are looking for:

1910-PA-Jefferson County-Young Township-North Dist.-Walston:
RHAPPS: William head 39 b. Wales, occupation coal minor; Agnes wife 35 b. Wales; Eleazar son 15 b. Wales; Mary daughter 13 b. Wales; Agness daughter 6 b. Wales; Catharine daughter 3 b. Pennsylvania.
Williamís father b. England and mother b. Wales. Agnesí parents b. Ireland. Year of immigration - William 1905 and all others except Catharine 1906. Number of years present marriage 15. They had 6 children and 5 are living. Note-Eleazar is listed as daughter and son written over word daughter.

1920-PA-Cambria County-Cresson Township-State Sanitarium for Tuberculocis:
RHAPPS: Eleazer 24 (b. about 1896) born in Wales; married-no wife listed. He is listed as a boarder and parents born Wales.

1930-PA-Jefferson County-Reynoldsville Ward 2-Hill Street:
RHAPPS: Eli head 34 b. Wales; Elizabeth wife 28 b. PA; Genevive daughter 13 b. PA; Agnes daughter 9 b. PA; Gwendolin daughter 3 & 1/12 b. PA; Roseanna daughter 1 & 3/12 b. PA.
Eliís occupation - Electrician, house wiring. Elizabethís parents born in Irish Free State. Age at first marriage - Eli 19 and Elizabeth 14.

World War 1 Draft Registration 1917-18: Eleazor Rhapps; born March 13, 1895 in Wales; residence Rossiter, Indiana County, PA. This document lists where he was born in Wales but is unreadable.

World War 2 Draft Registration 1942: Eleazer Rhapps; 47; born March 13, 1895 in England; residence-1107-1 Tacoma Rd., Erie, Erie County, PA; person who will always know address-Mrs. Elizabeth Rhapps at same address as his; employer G.E. Bldg 63, East Lake Rd., Erie, PA.

Social Security Death Index: Eleazor Rhapps, b. March 13, 1895; d. May 1985; last residence Santa Ana, Orange County, California; Soc. Sec. #210-03-1244 issued in Pennsylvania.

California Death Index: Eleazer Rhapps, b. March 13, 1895 in other country, d. May 18, 1985 in Orange County; soc. Sec. #210031244;motherís maiden name Brown.

Daughter Roseanna was married to Jack L. Ogden. California Divorce Index shows: Jack L. Ogden b. 1925 and Roseanna Rhapps b. 1928 were divorced April 1976 in San Diego, California; case #103391; state file #052489.

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