Ora Ellen "Ellen" WAGGONER

Female 1869 - 1957  (87 years)


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  • Name Ora Ellen "Ellen" WAGGONER 
    Nickname Ellen 
    Born 14 Apr 1869  Martin County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 02 Apr 1957  Shoals, Martin County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Spring Hill Cemetery, Shoals, Martin County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • During the 1900 census she was living in Lost River Twn, Martin Co. with husband William Edison Sherfick. Her brother, Lewis Waggoner was also living with the family. He was born on July of 1884.

      1930 census she was listed as Head of household as she was widow of William E. Sherfick.

      Obituary:
      Mrs. Ora Ellen Sherfick, age 87 years, died at 12:30 PM Sunday (April 2, 1957) at her home in West Shoals after an illness of one week.

      Mrs. Sherfick was born in Martin County on April 14, 1869, the daughter of Thomas and Ann (Robinson) Waggoner. On Mar. 19, 1888 she married William Edison Sherfick, who has preceded her in death.

      Mrs. Sherfick was a member of the Church of Christ of West Shoals. She leaves one son, Wallace Sherfick, of Indianapolis, IN, one daughter, Mrs. John R. Dollens, of North Vernon, IN, twelve grandchildren, nineteen great-grandchildren, five great-great grandchildren, and two half sisters, Mrs. Dessie Ervin of French Lick, IN and Mrs. Martin Meyer of Canton, OK.

      Funeral services were conducted at the Queen Funeral Home at 2PM Tuesday, with Brother Arvil Weilbaker in charge of the rites. Burial was made in Spring Hill Cemetary. Music was provided by a quartet, composed of Mrs. Mabel Davis, Mrs. Audrene Crim Sr., Mrs. Laura Baker, and Mrs. Dorthy Weilbaker. Pallbearers were John Dollens, Jr., Robert Chappell, Silas Benta, Woody Chappell, Eugene Dupps, and Eugene Tarr. (From the Shoals News dated April 5, 1957)
    Person ID I278  My Family Tree | Sherfick Side
    Last Modified 1 Jun 2010 

    Father Thomas Jefferson WAGGONER,   b. 5 Oct 1835, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Aug 1891, Martin County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Mother Ann ROBINSON,   b. 23 Feb 1836, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Oct 1875  (Age 39 years) 
    Married 14 Jul 1857  Martin County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2364  Group Sheet

    Family William Edison "Ed" SHERFICK,   b. Apr 1864, Washington County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 1928, Shoals, Martin County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 64 years) 
    Married 29 Mar 1888  Martin County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Josie SHERFICK,   b. Abt 1887,   d. Bef 1928  (Age ~ 41 years)
    +2. Effie Belle SHERFICK,   b. 24 Dec 1889, Martin County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 10 Dec 1931  (Age ~ 41 years)
    +3. Aletha A. SHERFICK,   b. Jul 1890, Shoals, Martin County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1937  (Age ~ 46 years)
     4. Nellie M. SHERFICK,   b. 5 Sep 1892,   d. Sep 1964, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
    +5. Wallace Oliver "Wallace Lee" SHERFICK,   b. 19 Sep 1895, Martin County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1975  (Age 79 years)
     6. Ruby D. SHERFICK,   b. 21 Mar 1898,   d. 5 May 1920, Shoals, Martin County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 22 years)
    +7. Charles Edison "Ed" SHERFICK,   b. 1901, Shoals, Martin County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Aug 1937, Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years)
     8. Frank Clifford SHERFICK,   b. 10 Aug 1907, Shoals, Martin County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Oct 1925, Shoals, Martin County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 18 years)
    Last Modified 19 Jun 2005 
    Family ID F112  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 14 Apr 1869 - Martin County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 Mar 1888 - Martin County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 02 Apr 1957 - Shoals, Martin County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Spring Hill Cemetery, Shoals, Martin County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    William Edison and Ora (Waggoner) Sherfick
    William Edison and Ora (Waggoner) Sherfick