Benjamin Franklin Elwell

Male 1853 - 1932  (79 years)


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  • Name Benjamin Franklin Elwell  [1
    Born 7 Feb 1853  Brooks, Waldo Co., Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 19 Feb 1932  Woodstock, Oxford Co., Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • The following is an obituary notice, Bryant Pond, 1932:

      "FUNERAL B. F. ELWELL

      "Bryant Pond, Feb. 21 - Funeral services for Benjamin F. Elwell, whose death occurred at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Lester Morgan in this town, Friday morning, was held Sunday afternoon at West Paris. Mr. Elwell came from North Paris to spend the winter here.

      "He is survived by his wife, who was Miss Mable Paine, and six children, Alberta, wife of Lester Morgan; Inez, wife of Rev. Robert Haldane of Erroll, N.H.; Vivian, wife of Stanley Sturtavant of South Paris; Della, wife of Henry Billings of North Paris; Marjorie, wife of Mordant Rowe of Buckfield; and Miss Fern Elwell, who lives at home. There are several grandchildren. His age was 79 years. Mr. Elwell was a farmer."
    Buried 21 Feb 1932  West Paris, Oxford Co., Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Wayside Cemetery
    Person ID I39435  Alger
    Last Modified 9 Feb 2020 

    Father Ebenezer Cobb Elwell,   b. 12 Aug 1809, New Gloucester, Cumberland Co., Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Sep 1881, Brooks, Waldo Co., Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Achsah Whitcomb Hall,   b. Abt 1811, , , Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 30 Aug 1838  Troy, Waldo Co., Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F17184  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Martha J. Thurlow,   b. Abt 1855,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 28 Feb 1874  Poland, Androscoggin Co., Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Last Modified 31 Jul 2015 
    Family ID F17201  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Eva Mabel Paine,   b. Abt 1854, , , Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 26 Oct 1891  , , Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Bernard F. Elwell,   b. 3 Feb 1893, Hebron, Oxford Co., Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Nov 1916, , , Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 23 years)
     2. Alberta May Elwell,   b. 1 Jun 1894, Hebron, Oxford Co., Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1983, South Paris, Oxford Co., Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     3. Inez Alice Elwell,   b. 25 Oct 1898, North Paris, Oxford Co., Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Dec 1970, Portland, Cumberland Co., Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     4. Vivian Grace Elwell,   b. 16 Apr 1905,   d. 31 Dec 1956  (Age 51 years)
     5. Delle B. Elwell,   b. 13 Sep 1895, Hebron, Oxford Co., Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Apr 1965, Sumner, Oxford Co., Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     6. Marjorie Emma Elwell,   b. 6 Feb 1909, West Paris, Oxford Co., Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Fern Evelyn Elwell,   b. 23 Mar 1913, , , Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1939, Pownal, , Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years)
     8. May Winifred Elwell,   b. 11 Oct 1896, Mechanic Falls, Androscoggin Co., Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Nov 1930, Buckfield, Oxford Co., Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years)
    Last Modified 31 Jul 2015 
    Family ID F17181  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Compiled and edited by Allen Alger, Alger Family Historian - e-mail: alger@alum.mit.edu

  • Sources 
    1. [S93] Alger e-files - Bondor, Patricia, Patricia Bondor, Email from Patricia Bondor - 14 May 2003 (Reliability: 0).


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