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Merilla Cronenwitt

Merilla Cronenwitt

Female 1876 - 1966  (90 years)

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  • Name Merilla Cronenwitt  [1, 2, 3
    Born 16 Feb 1876  Galion, Crawford Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Died 26 Nov 1966  Kenton, Hardin Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
    Buried 28 Nov 1966  Grove Cem, Kenton, Hardin Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 5
    Person ID I14450  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 29 Jul 2017 

    Family Franklin Pierce Arter,   b. 1 May 1878, Paulding Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1966  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 26 May 1901  Galion, Crawford Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
    +1. Lenna Leola Arter,   b. 22 Mar 1902, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Dec 2000, West Liberty, Logan Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 98 years)
    Last Modified 29 Jul 2017 
    Family ID F5366  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • On 23 May 1901, "Frank Pearce Arter," 23, applied for a marriage license to marry "Merrilla Cronenwitt," 25, in Crawford Cnty, OH. He stated that he was 22 yrs old on 1 May 1901 and born in Paulding, OH; that he was employed as a blacksmith; and that his father's name was Henry Arter, and his mother's maiden name was Sarah Snyder. The application further stated that Merilla was 25 yrs old on 16 Feb 1901 and was born in Galion, OH; that she was not employed; and that her father was F. A. Cronenwitt and her mother's maiden name was Anna Caldwell. Neither had been married previously. Frank signed his name "Frank P Arter." The license was granted. The two were married on 26 May 1901 by a minister in Galion, OH. Ohio, County Marriages, 1774-1993 (Crawford County, 1899-1912; p. 315).
    • The 1940 census lists Frank P Arter, 62, living with his wife "Marilla," 64. He was employed as a fireman. 1940 U.S. Census, Kenton, Hardin Cnty, OH (T 27, Roll 3082, ED 33-4, stamped p. 39-B).
    • Obituary, News-Journal [Mansfield, OH], p. 30 (30 Nov 1966):
      "Former Galion Resident Dies
      "Galion - Services for Mrs. Marilla Cronenwett Arter [sic], 90, native of Galion, and widow of Frank Arter, were held at 2 p.m. Monday [28 Nov] from Price Funeral Home in Kenton. Burial was in Grove Cemetery.
      "Mrs. Arter died Sunday [sic] in Hardin Memorial Hospital at Kenton. She went to Marion to live in 1910. She was a member of the Methodist Church.
      "Surviving are a daughter, Mrs. Everett Cole of Kenton; a grandson; two great granddaughters; sister, Mrs. Carrie Diesem of Alexandria, Va., formerly of Galion, and brother, Walter Cronenwett of Cleveland."

  • Sources 
    1. [S1068] OH Marriages - 6|, Ancestry.com, Ohio, County Marriage Records, 1774-1993, (Online database, http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61378).

    2. [S40] Obituary|, Anonymous, "Obituary", (Merilla C Arter; 20 Nov 1966).

    3. [S1067] Ancestry Tree - Arter / Myers|, Pam Glasnapp, Myers / Glasnapp Family Tree, (www.Ancestry.com, Public Member Tree, Online database, https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/tree/77433233/listofallpeople).

    4. [S711] OH Deaths - 3 |, Ohio Dep't of Health, Ohio Deaths, 1908-1932, 1938-2007, (Ohio Dep't of Health, Columbus, OH; online database, http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=5763 and at: https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/1949341).

    5. [S103] FindaGrave|, FindaGrave.com, (www.FindAGrave.com), 181865100.