Elsie S. Moritz

10 August 1898–23 December 1985 (Age 87)
Coblenz, Rhineland, Prussia, Germany

The Life of Elsie S.

Elsie S. Moritz was born on 10 August 1898, in Coblenz, Rhineland, Prussia, Germany as the daughter of Hermann Ludwig Moritz and Ann Frie. She married Ray Luther Glenn on 21 December 1922, in Luxembourg, Luxembourg. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Austin, Travis, Texas, United States for about 10 years. She died on 23 December 1985, at the age of 87, and was buried in Seaside Memorial Park, Corpus Christi, Nueces, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ray Luther Glenn
Elsie S. Moritz
Marriage: 21 December 1922
Anna Elizabeth Glenn
Walter Ray Glenn

Spouse and Children

21 December 1922
Luxembourg, Luxembourg


Parents and Siblings

    Hermann Ludwig Moritz


    Ann Frie




World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1901 · Spindletop Oilfield Discovered

Age 3

"Spindletop, located south of Beaumont, becomes the first major oil well to be discovered in Texas. Other fields were discovered in shortly after, which ultimately led to the highly impactful ""oil boom""."
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 25

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

German, Dutch, Danish and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the personal name Moritz, a variant of Mauritz ( see Morris ). Among Jews it was sometimes assumed as a surname by bearers of the personal name Moses , as the two names have some phonetic similarity.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Elza Glenn in household of Ray L Glenn, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Else Glenn in household of Ray L Glenn, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Susanna Else Moritz, "Luxembourg, Civil Registration, 1796-1941"

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