Elsie Jane Bartholomew

18 February 1900–24 October 1991 (Age 91)
Mauch Chunk, Carbon, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Elsie Jane

When Elsie Jane Bartholomew was born on 18 February 1900, in Mauch Chunk, Carbon, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Harry Eugene Bartholomew, was 23 and her mother, Rachel Elizabeth Whitehead, was 23. She married Howell Gladstone Williams on 27 July 1918. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Duryea, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States in 1930 and Mauch Chunk Borough, Carbon, Pennsylvania, United States in 1940. She died on 24 October 1991, in Lehighton, Carbon, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in Jim Thorpe, Carbon, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Howell Gladstone Williams
Elsie Jane Bartholomew
Marriage: 27 July 1918
Howell Pershing Williams
Betty Jean Williams
Hayden D. Williams
Elsie J Williams
David Gomer Williams
Rachel Williams
Arthur T Williams
Edward R Williams
William F Williams Sr

Spouse and Children

27 July 1918


    Howell Pershing Williams


    Hayden D. Williams


    Elsie J Williams


    David Gomer Williams


    Rachel Williams


+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 5

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 

Age 27

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

Greek, Hebrew: From the Greek translation of the Hebrew Bartolomai, which to some means "son of Ptolemy," but which translates to "son of Tolmai." Tolmai may be a different spelling of Talmai, who was the father-in-law of David. Tholomeu is an Anglo-Norman form of Bartholomew.

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Sources (3)

  • Elsie J Williams in household of Howell G Williams, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Elsie Williams in household of Howell Williams, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Elsie Williams in household of Howell Williams, "United States Census, 1920"

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