Pioneer Memorial Cemetery ~ Elsie May Hershey
Hershey, Elsie May
LAST: Hershey FIRST: Elsie MID: May
BORN: 31 May 1886 DIED: 1 Apr 1964 BURIED: 
BIRTH PLACE:  Valley Falls, Jefferson Co., Kansas
DEATH PLACE: Portland, Multnomah Co., Oregon
Name of father John Phillip Allen
Maiden name of mother Mary Alice Miller
1900 CENSUS - Elsie Allen, age 14, b. May 1886 in Kansas, is enumerated with father John P., age 44, b. Sep 1855 in Indiana, and his wife of 13 years, Mary, age 34, b. May 1866 in Indiana, along with Nina, age 11, b. Oct 1888 in Kansas, Roy, age 9, b. Jun 1890 in Kansas, Dewey, age 2, b. Apr 1898 in Oregon, and Ona, age 2 months, b. Mar 1900 in Oregon
MARRIAGE - Homer Hayden Hershey, 20 Sep 1909, San Francisco, California
1920 CENSUS - Elsie Hershey, age 33, married, occupation dairy farmer, b. Kansas, is enumerated at the head of the household, [Homer not enumerated with them], along with children Dalton, age 9, b. Ohio, Muriel, age 7, b. Ohio, Dora Low, age 4, b. Oregon, Deeveere, age 2, b. Oregon, and Jennie Alice, age 1, b. Oregon. Also enumerated with the family is William, identified as father-in-law [of Elsie], age 60, occupation dairy farmer, b. Ohio
1930 CENSUS - Elsie M. Hershey, age 45, widow, b. Kansas, is enumerated as a cook in a boarding house
HERSHEY - April 1, Elsie May (Allen), 106 SE 80th; mother of Muriel Hagen, Dora Lou Pope, Deveere Hershey, Jennie Vicars, Besssie Hershy; 13 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren; sister of Nina Elliott, Roy and Dewey Allen, Ona Hansen, Betty McClelland. Services Saturday, 10 am, in Gable's Sunrise Chapel, 225 NE 80th. Friends invited, interment Brooks, Ore. 
Oregonian, The (Portland, Oregon) 2 Apr 1964, 53:6
Elsie May (Allen) Hershey
May 31, 1886 - Apr. 1, 1964
Saucy Survey & Photographs 
1900 OR CENSUS (Marion Co., Gervais, ED 124, sheet 2B)
1920 OR CENSUS (Lincoln Co., Nashville, ED , sheet 1A)
1930 OR CENSUS (Benton Co., Corvallis, ED 14, sheet 4B) 
Oreg 2 Apr 1964, 53:6