Brinkley Family History

Edna Alice Marsh1900

Edna Alice Marsh
Given names
Edna Alice
Married name
Edna Alice Frerking
Birth October 14, 1900 28 23

Birth of a brotherRussell Glen Marsh
September 16, 1902 (Age 23 months)

Birth of a sisterMinnie Lee Marsh
January 27, 1905 (Age 4 years)

Birth of a brotherGeorge Albert Marsh
October 17, 1906 (Age 6 years)

Birth of a daughter
Earlene Marie Frerking
August 26, 1919 (Age 18 years)

Death of a fatherWilliam Lane Marsh
1925 (Age 24 years)

Death of a maternal grandfatherGeorge Washington Matthews
March 23, 19405:15 PM (Age 39 years)
Address: Rural Hazel Hill At his home southeast of the Oak Grove Church
Cause: Cerebral Hemorrhage due to Arterial Hypertension

The death certificate incorrectly records George's father as being from Iowa. I cannot explain that.


Long Illness Ends

For G. W. Matthews Services for Resident Of Oak Grove Community

Held Sunday Afternoon

George W. Matthews, 82, died early Saturday morning at his home southeast of the Oak Grove church where the greater part of his life was spent. He had been an invalid for 12 years. The funeral was held Sunday afternoon at the Oak Grove church conducted by the Rev. R. P. Keathley of Morrisville, a Cumberland Presbyterian minister. J. C. Sheperd, Horace McCullock, Raymond Schooling and W.L. Denney, accompanied by Mrs. Clay Robbins, sang "Good Will Take Care of You" and Mr. Denney sang "God's Tomorrow". Burial was in the Oak Grove cemetery and the following grandchildren were pallbearers: George and Herbert Warden, Russell and Alberta Marsh, Clarence, G. D. Mark and Calvin Matthews. Mr. Matthews, who was born in Johnson County May 10, 1857, was a son of William and Susan Wilson Matthews. He married Alic Roach and they were parents of three children. Mrs. Zula Marsh of Lafayette County, Mrs. William Warden and Ed Matthews both of Warrensburg. After the death of this wife, he married Mattie Matthews, who survives. To them were born nine children, who with their mother are left. They are Fred of Odesa; Frank of north of Warrensburg; Mrs. Tom Farrell, and Earl Matthews of Kansas City; Mrs. Mattie Bratton, Mrs. Lucille Huffman, Archie, Walter and Robert, all of north of Warrensburg. Others left are about 40 grandchildren and nearly as many great-grandchildren. Early in life Mr. Matthews united with the Cumberland Presbyterian church and remained a loyal member throughout his life.

Burial of a maternal grandfatherGeorge Washington Matthews
March 24, 1940 (Age 39 years)
Cemetery: Oak Grove Cemetery
Death of a brotherGeorge Albert Marsh
1963 (Age 62 years)

Death of a motherArzula Esther “Zula” Matthews
1964 (Age 63 years)

Death of a brotherRussell Glen Marsh
March 17, 1984 (Age 83 years)


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elder brother
13 months
23 months
younger brother
2 years
younger sister
21 months
younger brother
Myrtle Elizabeth Marsh
Lillian Maude Marsh
Bessie Alma Marsh
Ella Grace Marsh
Family with Frederick Alvin Frerking - View this family
Nita Fern Frerking

BirthResearch, Ella Matthews (Thomas), 1900 - 1977
NameResearch, Ella Matthews (Thomas), 1900 - 1977