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|SHROVE, Seldon Gale
SHROVE, Seldon Gale 1 2 3
- Born: 24 Sep 1896, Aurora, Hamilton County, Nebraska
1930 US Census, District 251, Burien, King County, Washington. Surety: 4. Lists Henry W. Shrove (age 61, b. IL), wife Ella C. [Oldaker] (age 58, b. IA) and son Seldon G. (age 32, b. NE), living in Burien, Washington. Henry is listed as a "house carpenter," and indicates that his father was born in Pennsylvania and his mother in Illinois. Ella indicates that both her parents were born in West Virginia. The couple indicate that Henry married at age 23 and Ella at age 20. Seldon is listed as a "camp cook."
1900 US Census (District 66, Aurora, Hamilton County, Nebraska). Repository: Ancestry. Surety: 4. Lists Henry W. Shrove (age 30, b. Nov 1869, IL), wife Ella C. (age 28, b. Apr 1872, IA) and children Seldon G. (age 3, b. Sep 1897, NE), Hazel D. (age 1, b. Nov 1898, NE) and Julia M. (age 0 mos, b. May 1900, NE), living in Aurora, Nebraska. Henry is listed as a "farmer" and indicates that his father was born in Pennsylvania and his mother in Illinois. Ella indicates that both her parents were born in West Virginia. The couple indicate that they have been married for eight years, and have had three children, all living.
World War I Draft Records (Niobrara County, Wyoming). Surety: 4. Seldon Gale Shrove, b. 24 Sep 1896, age 21.
Place of birth: Aurora, Nebraska, U.S.A.
Address: Warren, Wyoming
Father's birthplace: Illinois
Name of nearest relative: H.W. Shrove
Signed by: Seldon Gale Shrove [by himself]
Note is made by the registrar that Seldon "has a broken toe."