Elna Jane Williams

28 May 1904–6 November 1968 (Age 64)
Moab, Grand, Utah, United States

The Life of Elna Jane

When Elna Jane Williams was born on 28 May 1904, in Moab, Grand, Utah, United States, her father, Charles R. Williams, was 33 and her mother, Mary Charlotte Day, was 22. She married John P Ronchetto on 20 February 1934, in Clark, Washington, United States. She lived in Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States in 1930 and Portland, Washington, Oregon, United States in 1998. She died on 6 November 1968, in Hillsboro, Washington, Oregon, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Forest Grove, Washington, Oregon, United States.

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John P Ronchetto
Elna Jane Williams
Marriage: 20 February 1934

Spouse and Children

20 February 1934
Clark, Washington, United States

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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 2

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1907 · Pike's Market

Age 3

Pike’s Market is one of the oldest still working farmer’s markets in the US. It is located in Seattle’s central business district, just north of Belltown , and southwest of central waterfront and Elliott Bay. One of the attractions there is the gum wall. 
1921 · One of The Oldest Coasters in the World

Age 17

Utah is home to one of the oldest coasters in the world that is still operational. The Roller Coaster, at Lagoon Amusement park, is listed number 5.

Name Meaning

English (also very common in Wales): patronymic from William .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Elna Jane Williams, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Elna Williams in household of Charles R Williams, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ellena Williams in household of Charles R Williams, "United States Census, 1910"

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