When Ella R. Elmer was born on March 1, 1864, in Springfield, Massachusetts, her father, Albert, was 30 and her mother, Clarinda, was 23. She had three brothers and two sisters. She died as a child on August 20, 1871.
Massachusetts Births, 1841-1915; Reference ID, v 169 p 41; GS Film Number, 1428036; Digital Folder Number, 004341184; Image Number, 00114.
Ella R. Elmer; Event Type, Birth; Event Date, 01 Mar 1864; Event Place, Springfield, Massachusetts; Gender, F; Father's Name, Albert E. Elmer; Mother's Name, Clara Richards.
Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915, database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FC9N-Q26 : 4 December 2014), Ella R. Elmer, 01 Mar 1864; citing Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts, v 6 p 12; FHL microfilm 185,415.
Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915; Indexing Project (Batch) Number, C05461-3; System Origin, Massachusetts-EASy; GS Film number, 185415; Reference ID, v 6 p 12.
Ella R. Elmer; Gender, Female; Birth Date, 01 Mar 1864; Birthplace, Springfield, Hampden, Massachusetts; Father's Name, Albert E. Elmer; Father's Birthplace, Rowe; Mother's Name, Clara Richards; Mother's Birthplace, Cummington.