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Polly (Greene) Elmer (1805 - 1887)

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Polly Elmer formerly Greene
Born in Massachusetts, USAmap
Sister of [half]
Wife of — married before in New York, USAmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Elba, Lapeer, Michigan, USAmap
Profile last modified | Created 7 Jan 2013
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Biography

When Polly Greene was born about 1805, in Massachusetts, her father, Benjamin, was 30 and her mother, Deborah, was 22. She married Elijah Elmer about 1825, in New York, New York. They had six children in 14 years. She died about 1890, in Elba, Michigan, having lived a long life of 85 years.

Name

Polly Greene [1][2][3][4][5][6]

Birth

about 1805 Massachusetts, USA [2][3][4][6]
Alterate birth places: 1850, 1860, and 1870 Census: b Mass b NY on Alonzo Elmer death certificate; NOTE: the Greene family burial plots in the map of Green Corners Cem, Hadley, Lapeer-- relatives of Polly?
Alternate Birth Date: 2 January 1807 Massachusetts, USA [5]

Marriage

Polly married Elijah Elmore [2][3][4]

Children

Elijah and Polly had children:
  1. Isaac H. Elmer 1831–1881
  2. Rosina Elmer 1833–____
  3. Harriet Elmer 1835–1887 [2][4]
  4. Alonzo Elmer 1837–1905 [2][3]
  5. Parthenia "Thene" Elmer 1842–1881 [2][3][4]
  6. Emery Elmer 1845–____ [2][3]

Residence

1830 Oneida, New York, USA [7]
1840 Ontario, Wayne, New York, USA [1]
1850 Ontario, Wayne, New York, USA [2]
1860 Ontario, Wayne, New York, USA [3]
1865 Elba, Lapeer, Michigan, USA
1870 Elba, Lapeer, Michigan, USA [4]
Alternate 1870 Ontario, Wayne, New York, USA [8]
NOTE: Son Isaac is on line 10 of the same page. Did they move to Michigan later in the year? Note: John Green living nearby--a relative?
1880 Elba, Lapeer, Michigan, USA [5]
1884 Elba, Lapeer, Michigan, USA [6]

Death

4 June 1887 Elba, Lapeer, Michigan, USA
NOTE: What is the source of this death date? There is a death certificate for a Polly Elmore who died in Davison, Genesee, in 1900, buried in Union Cemetery--but she was married to two other men, not Elijah!

Sources

  • Source: S00060 Author: Ancestry.com Title: 1830 United States Federal Census Publication: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2009. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.Original data - Fifth Census of the United States, 1830; (National Archives Microfilm Publication M19, 201 rolls); Records of the Bureau of the Cens; Repository: #R00001 NOTEAncestry.com, 1830 United States Federal Census (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2009. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.Original data - Fifth Census of the United States, 1830; (National Archives Microfilm Publication M19, 201 rolls); Records of the Bureau of the Cens), _APID: 1,8058::0 CONT. Repository: R00001
Note: Is this him?? males: 2 under 5 (who?), 1 20-30 (Elijah)females: 1 20-30 (Polly)
  • 1840 United States Federal Census Year: 1840; Census Place: Ontario, Wayne, New York; Roll: 350; Page: 198; Image: 403; Family History Library Film: 0017210.
Household Members: Home in 1840: Ontario, Wayne, New York, USA.
Free White Persons - Males - Under 5: 1 Alonzo Elmer
Free White Persons - Males - 5 thru 9: 1 Isaac H. Elmer
Free White Persons - Males - 10 thru 14: 1 ???
Free White Persons - Males - 30 thru 39: 1 Elijah Elmore
Free White Persons - Females - 5 thru 9: 2 Harriett M Elmer, Rosina Elmer
Free White Persons - Females - 30 thru 39: 1 Polly Elmer
Persons Employed in Agriculture: 1
Free White Persons - Under 20: 5
Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 2
Total Free White Persons: 7
Total All Persons - Free White, Free Colored, Slaves: 7
Household Members: Home in 1850: Ontario, Wayne, New York, USA. Family Number: 279.
Abijah Elmer; Age, 45; Birth Year, abt 1805; Birthplace, Massachusetts; Race, Not Stated; Gender, Male; Occupation, Farmer.
Polly Elmer; Age, 45; Birth Year, abt 1805; Birthplace, Massachusetts; Race, Not Stated; Gender, Female.
Harriett M Elmer; Age, 15; Birth Year, abt 1835; Birthplace, New York; Race, Not Stated; Gender, Female; Attended School, Yes.
Alonzo Elmer; Age, 13; Birth Year, abt 1837; Birthplace, New York; Race, Not Stated; Gender, Male; Attended School, Yes.
Perthina Elmer; Age, 9; Birth Year, abt 1841; Birthplace, New York; Race, Not Stated; Gender, Female; Attended School, Yes.
Emery Elmer; Age, 5; Birth Year, abt 1845; Birthplace, New York; Race, Not Stated; Gender, Male.
  • 1860 United States Federal Census Year: 1860; Census Place: Ontario, Wayne, New York; Roll: M653_876; Page: 615; Image: 616; Family History Library Film: 803876.
Household Members: Home in 1860: Ontario, Wayne, New York. Family Number: 206.
Elijah Elmer; Age, 54; Birth Year, abt 1806; Birthplace, New York; Race, Not Stated; Gender, Male; Occupation, Farmer.
Polly Elmer; Age, 53; Birth Year, abt 1807; Birthplace, Massachusetts; Race, Not Stated; Gender, Female.
Alonzo Elmer; Age, 24; Birth Year, abt 1836; Birthplace, New York; Race, Not Stated; Gender, Male; Occupation, Farm Labor.
Parthenia Elmer; Age, 18; Birth Year, abt 1842; Birthplace, New York; Race, Not Stated; Gender, Female; Occupation, Domestic.
Emery Elmer; Age, 15; Birth Year, abt 1845; Birthplace, New York; Race, Not Stated; Gender, Male; Attended School, Yes.
  • 1870 United States Federal Census Year: 1870; Census Place: Elba, Lapeer, Michigan; Roll: M593_684; Page: 120B; Image: 245; Family History Library Film: 552183.
Household Members: Home in 1870: Elba, Lapeer, Michigan. Family Number: 139.
Elijah Elmer; Age, 65; Birth Year, abt 1805; Birthplace, New York; Race, White; Gender, Male; Occupation, Day Laborer.
Polly Elmer; Age, 63; Birth Year, abt 1807; Birthplace, Massachusetts; Race, White; Gender, Female; Occupation, Keeping House.
Harriet Smith; Age, 35; Birth Year, abt 1835; Birthplace, New York; Race, White; Gender, Female; Occupation, Keeping House.
Parthenia Elmer; Age, 28; Birth Year, abt 1842; Birthplace, New York; Race, White; Gender, Female; Occupation, Keeping House.
Anna E Smith; Age, 14; Birth Year, abt 1856; Birthplace, New York; Race, White; Gender, Female; Occupation, At Home.
  • 1880 United States Federal Census Year: 1880; Census Place: Elba, Lapeer, Michigan; Roll: 589; Family History Film: 1254589; Page: 217C; Enumeration District: 166; Image: 0441.
Household Members: Home in 1880: Elba, Lapeer, Michigan. Family Number: 169.
Elijah Elmer; Age, 75; Birth Year, abt 1805; Birthplace, New York; Race, White; Gender, Male; Relation to Head of House, Self; Marital Status, Married; Father's Birthplace, New York; Mother's Birthplace, New York; Occupation, Retired Farmer.
Polly Elmer; Age, 74; Birth Year, abt 1806; Birthplace, Massachusetts; Race, White; Gender, Female; Relation to Head of House, Wife; Marital Status, Married; Father's Birthplace, Massachusetts; Mother's Birthplace, Massachusetts; Occupation, Keeping House.
Harriett Smith; Age, 43; Birth Year, abt 1837; Birthplace, New York; Race, White; Gender, Female; Relation to Head of House, Daughter; Marital Status, Widowed; Father's Birthplace, New York; Mother's Birthplace, Massachusetts; Occupation, At Home.
Parthena Elmer; Age, 38; Birth Year, abt 1842; Birthplace, New York; Race, White; Gender, Female; Relation to Head of House, Daughter; Marital Status, Single; Father's Birthplace, New York; Mother's Birthplace, Massachusetts; Occupation, At Home.
  • 1884 Michigan State Census; Year: 1884; Census Place: Elba, Lapeer, Michigan; Library of Michigan, Lansing, microfilm, call # F572.L3 L32 1884 page 18.
Household Members: Home in 1884: Elba, Lapeer, Michigan.
Elijah Elmer; Age, 79; Birth Year, abt 1805; Race, White; Gender, Male; Designation of Heads of Family, Husband; Marital Status, Married; Birthplace, New York; Father's Birthplace, New York; Mother's Birthplace, New York; Occupation, Farmer; Time of Residence in this state, 14 years.
Polly Elmer; Age, 78; Birth Year, abt 1806; Race, White; Gender, Female; Designation of Heads of Family, Wife; Marital Status, Married; Birthplace, Massachusetts; Father's Birthplace, Massachusetts; Mother's Birthplace, Massachusetts; Occupation, Housewife; Time of Residence in this state, 14 years.
NOTE: living in Michigan 19 yrs or was it 14 yrs? arriving 1870?
  • Source: S00229 Author: Ancestry.com Title: Selected U.S. Federal Census Non-Population Schedules, 1850-1880 Publication: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010.Original data - Nonpopulation Census Schedules for California, 1850-1880. Microfilm. The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.Nonpopulation Census Schedules for Illino; Repository: #R00001 NOTEAncestry.com, Selected U.S. Federal Census Non-Population Schedules, 1850-1880 (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010.Original data - Nonpopulation Census Schedules for California, 1850-1880. Microfilm. The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley. Nonpopulation Census Schedules for Illino), _APID: 1,1276::0 CONT .

Footnotes

  1. 1.0 1.1 1840 Census
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 1850 Census
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 1860 Census
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4 4.5 1870 Census
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 1880 Census
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 MI State 1884 Census
  7. Source: #S00060 Page: Year: 1830; Census Place: , Oneida, New York; Roll: ; Page: . Data: Text: Residence date: 1830 Residence place: Oneida, New York, United States
  8. Source: #S00229 Data: Text: Residence date: 2 Jul 1870 Residence place: Ontario, Wayne, New York, United States


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