Ella May Holdridge1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8

F, b. 3 March 1898, d. 17 April 1988
Ella Mae Holdridge Smith
FatherLatham Isaac Holdridge11,12,6 b. Apr 1847, d. Nov 1913
MotherAmelia Baker Mahony9,10,6,7 b. 8 Sep 1864, d. 8 Nov 1951
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of Taryn Lynn Phelan
ChartsNicholas and Elizabeth Fleming Mahony Descendancy Chart
           Ella May Holdridge was born on 3 March 1898 at Meriden, Connecticut..13,14,15,16,5,17,8
     Ella May Holdridge appears as Ella M. Holdridge, age 2, in the census of 1 June 1900 at 13 Elliot Street, Meriden, Connecticut,in the household of Latham Isaac Holdridge as his daughter.1 Ella May Holdridge resided on 1 June 1900 at 13 Elliot Street, Meriden, Connecticut, with her parents and her half sister, Amelia Boadle.1
     Ella May Holdridge appears as Ella May Holdridge, age 12, in the census of 18 April 1910 at 21 Grove Street, Meriden, New Haven, Connecticut,in the household of Latham Isaac Holdridge as his daughter; Anna Sembler, age 40, also appears as living in the household as the family's housekeeper.2 Ella May Holdridge resided on 18 April 1910 at 21 Grove Street, Meriden, Connecticut, with her parents and half sister, Amelia Boadle.2
     Ella May Holdridge appears as Ella Holdridge, age 21, in the census of 28 & 29 Jan 1920 at Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Amelia Boadle as her sister; She appears as Mildred Holdridge. This is the surname of her stepfather who may have legally adopted her. It is unknown why she changed her given name from Amelia to Mildred, and when and whether it was a legal change.3 Ella May Holdridge resided in January 1920 at 182 West Main Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her sister, Mildred Holdridge (Amelia Boadle.)3
     Ella May Holdridge married Raymond Herbert Smith on 1 September 1925 at Meriden, Connecticut.18,5,6,7,8,19
     Ella May Holdridge appears as Ella M. Smith, age 26, in the census of 30 April 1930 at Meriden, New Haven, Connecticut,in the household of Raymond Herbert Smith as his wife.4 Ella May Holdridge and Raymond Herbert Smith resided in 1930 at 18 Madison Avenue, Meriden, Connecticut.4
     Ella May Holdridge died on 17 April 1988 at Meriden, Connecticut, at age 90.8,20 She was buried in April 1988 at Walnut Grove Cemetery, Meriden, Connecticut. Ella's sister, Millie, is buried in this family plot also.

Family

Raymond Herbert Smith b. 23 Nov 1897, d. 24 Aug 1965
Child

Census Records

DateLocationMemo
190013 Elliot Street, Meriden, ConnecticutElla May Holdridge appears as Ella M. Holdridge, age 2, in the census of 1 June 1900 at 13 Elliot Street, Meriden, Connecticut,in the household of Latham Isaac Holdridge as his daughter.1
191021 Grove Street, Meriden, New Haven, ConnecticutElla May Holdridge appears as Ella May Holdridge, age 12, in the census of 18 April 1910 at 21 Grove Street, Meriden, New Haven, Connecticut,in the household of Latham Isaac Holdridge as his daughter; Anna Sembler, age 40, also appears as living in the household as the family's housekeeper.2
Waterbury, ConnecticutElla May Holdridge appears as Ella Holdridge, age 21, in the census of 28 & 29 Jan 1920 at Waterbury, Connecticut,in the household of Amelia Boadle as her sister; She appears as Mildred Holdridge. This is the surname of her stepfather who may have legally adopted her. It is unknown why she changed her given name from Amelia to Mildred, and when and whether it was a legal change.3
1930Meriden, New Haven, ConnecticutElla May Holdridge appears as Ella M. Smith, age 26, in the census of 30 April 1930 at Meriden, New Haven, Connecticut,in the household of Raymond Herbert Smith as his wife.4

Residence Records

YearLocationDetails
1 June 190013 Elliot Street, Meriden, ConnecticutElla May Holdridge resided on 1 June 1900 at 13 Elliot Street, Meriden, Connecticut, with her parents and her half sister, Amelia Boadle.1
18 April 191021 Grove Street, Meriden, ConnecticutShe resided on 18 April 1910 at 21 Grove Street, Meriden, Connecticut, with her parents and half sister, Amelia Boadle.2
January 1920182 West Main Street, Waterbury, ConnecticutShe resided in January 1920 at 182 West Main Street, Waterbury, Connecticut, with her sister, Mildred Holdridge (Amelia Boadle.)3
193018 Madison Avenue, Meriden, ConnecticutShe and Raymond Herbert Smith resided in 1930 at 18 Madison Avenue, Meriden, Connecticut.4

Citations

  1. [S283] Latham Holdridge household, 1900 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Meriden, ED 325, sheet 1, dwelling 11, family 11.
  2. [S441] Latham J. Holdridge household, 1910 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Meriden, ED 35-3, sheet 3B, dwelling 48, family 69.
  3. [S285] Mildred Holdridge household, 1920 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 440, sheet 15B, dwelling 174, family 324.
  4. [S475] Raymond H. Smith household, 1930 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Meriden, ED 158, sheet 13A, dwelling 203, family 284.
  5. [S524] Robert Holdridge Smith, "Descendants of Latham Isaac Holdridge."
  6. [S594] Notes on the Mahoney/Newbould Family, Ruth Parker Storrs to Robert Smith.
  7. [S596] Wedding Announcement of Miss Ella Mae Holdridge, from Mrs Fred Roselius , 1 September 1925.
  8. [S157] CT Death Index, 1949-2012, Ella M. Smith, State File Number 08635, 17 April 1988.
  9. [S283] Latham Holdridge household, 1900 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Meriden, ED 325, sheet 1, dwelling 11, family 11|shows mother as Amelia Holdridge.
  10. [S441] Latham J. Holdridge household, 1910 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Meriden, ED 35-3, sheet 3B, dwelling 48, family 69, shows mother as Amelia Holdridge.
  11. [S283] Latham Holdridge household, 1900 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Meriden, ED 325, sheet 1, dwelling 11, family 11|shows the daughter of Latham Holdridge as Ella M. Holdridge.
  12. [S441] Latham J. Holdridge household, 1910 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Meriden, ED 35-3, sheet 3B, dwelling 48, family 69, shows the daughter of Latham J. Holdridge as Ella May Holdridge.
  13. [S283] Latham Holdridge household, 1900 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Meriden, ED 325, sheet 1, dwelling 11, family 11, shows age 2 and birthplace as Connecticut.
  14. [S441] Latham J. Holdridge household, 1910 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Meriden, ED 35-3, sheet 3B, dwelling 48, family 69, shows age 12 and birthplace as Connecticut.
  15. [S285] Mildred Holdridge household, 1920 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 440, sheet 15B, dwelling 174, family 324, shows age 21.
  16. [S475] Raymond H. Smith household, 1930 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Meriden, ED 158, sheet 13A, dwelling 203, family 284, shows age 26 and birthplace as Connecticut.
  17. [S594] Notes on the Mahoney/Newbould Family, Ruth Parker Storrs to Robert Smith, shows 1898.
  18. [S475] Raymond H. Smith household, 1930 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Meriden, ED 158, sheet 13A, dwelling 203, family 284, shows age 24 was the age that Raymond and Ella were when they married.
  19. [S157] CT Death Index, 1949-2012, Raymond H. Smith, State File #15776, 24 August 1965,shows spouse as Ella.
  20. [S524] Robert Holdridge Smith, "Descendants of Latham Isaac Holdridge", shows 1988.
  21. [S504] Phone conversation, Allen Wesley Morrisey, 21 October 2007.
  22. [S526] Robert Holdridge Smith, "Robert Smith's Family Group Sheet."
  23. [S1408] The Record-Journal, 3 October 2015, shows Bob as the son of the late Ella (Holdridge) Smith.