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Elsa (Goldsby) Houghton (1878 - 1966)

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Elsa Houghton formerly Goldsby
Born in Hillsdale, Miami County, Kansas, USAmap
Daughter of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Died in Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, USAmap
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Elsa was born in 1878. She passed away in 1966.


Mrs. Elsa Houghton, 88, of 605 W. Washington St. died at 9 p.m. Saturday, April 2, 1966, at Memorial Hospital.

Mrs. Houghton was born in Hillsdale, Kan., the daughter of Marion D. and Miranda [sic] Keys Goldsby.

Her husband, Lynn, a prominent farmer in the Petersburg area, preceded her in death in 1950.

She was a member of West Side Christian Church.

Surviving are one son, Hersel of Springfield; one daughter, Mrs. Hedessa McFarland of Springfield; one grandson.

Services were at Staab Funeral Home.

Burial was in Oak Ridge Cemetery.

Date: Sunday, April 3, 1966 Paper: Daily Illinois State Journal (Springfield, Illinois) Page: 10

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