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Elva Ruth MAGEE

Female 1914 - 1989  (74 years)

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  • Name Elva Ruth MAGEE 
    Born 12 Jul 1914  Nuckolls County, NE Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Social Security No. 524-26-1835 
    Died 22 Feb 1989  Dallas, Polk County, OR Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Spring Creek Cemetery, Ruskin, Nuckolls County, NE Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • (1) Sources: Jason Adamson ; "Family Tree 1," a Public Member Tree on

      (2) Oregon, Death Index, 1898-2008 [database online], Provo, UT: Operations Inc, 2000:

      Name: Elva Ruth Adamson
      Age: 74
      Birth Date: 12 Jul 1914
      Death Date: 22 Feb 1989
      Death Place: Polk
      Spouse: Lavern
      Certificate: 89-03641

      (3) Social Security Death Index:

      Name: Ruth Adamson
      SSN: 524-26-1835
      Last Residence: 98815 Cashmere, Chelan, Washington, USA
      Born: 12 Jul 1914
      Died: Feb 1989
      State (Year) SSN issued: Colorado (Before 1951)


      Elva Ruth Magee Adamson
      Birth: Jul. 12, 1914, Nuckolls County, Nebraska, USA
      Death: Feb. 22, 1989, Dallas, Polk County, Oregon, USA

      Elva Ruth Adamson died Feb. 22 in Dallas, Ore. The second daughter of Jonce and Grace Magee, she was born July 12, 1914, near Nora.

      The body was cremated. Memorial services were Feb. 26 at 3 p.m., in the Church of Christ, Monmouth, Ore.

      She graduated from Ruskin High School in 1932 and married LaVerne H. Adamson of Nelson Feb. 24, 1933.

      They farmed near Ruskin and Nelson before moving to Denver in the early 1940's. Mrs. Adamson was active in the Church of Christ of Englewood and later of Bloomfield.

      In May, 1975, they moved to Cashmere, Wash., and then to Salem, Ore., in 1980.

      She is survived by her husband, LaVerne; two sons, Jimmie of Salem, Ore., and Leslie of Englewood, Colo.; six daughters, Mrs. Kenneth Forbes (Janet) of Morrison, Colo., Phyllis Gardner of Woodburn, Ore., Linda Winter of Denver, Mrs. Ronald Baker (Betty Jo) of Skiatook, Okla., Mrs. Anthony Aragon (Dianna) of Yakima, Wash., and Mrs. Ronald Cooper (Susanne) of Boulder, Colo.; three sisters, Maxine Ward of Longmont, Colo., Joyce Porter of Englewood and Marilyn Webber of Albany, N.Y.; and numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren.

      She was preceded in death by her parents and two brothers, Garth Magee of Littleton, Colo., and Neal Magee of Seattle, Wash.

      - Superior Express, Thursday, March 16, 1989

      Family links: Parents: Jonce C Magee (1888 - 1949), Grace May Thayer Magee (1891 - 1978); Spouse: LaVerne Howard Adamson (1913 - 1992); Siblings: Maxine D Magee Ward (1913 - 2012), Elva Ruth Magee Adamson (1914 - 1989), Garth Thayer Magee (1917 - 1986), James Curtis Magee (1928 - 1928)

      *Calculated relationship

      Inscription: Mom

      Burial: Spring Creek Cemetery, Ruskin, Nuckolls County, Nebraska, USA
      Plot: Lot 28, Space 2A

      Created by: Peggy Bargen Duey
      Record added: Sep 11, 2008
    Person ID I38215  Frost, Gilchrist and Related Families
    Last Modified 29 Dec 2018 

    Family LaVerne Howard ADAMSON,   b. 11 May 1913, Lincoln, Lancaster County, NE Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Feb 1992, Independence, Polk County, OR Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 24 Feb 1933 
     1. Living
    Last Modified 29 Dec 2018 19:11:43 
    Family ID F16476  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart