Elsie Isabelle Arnott1

F, #27, b. 30 March 1915, d. 13 August 2008
Last Edited=8 Feb 2014
     Elsie Isabelle Arnott, daughter of John Hunter Arnott and Helen Monro, was born on 30 March 1915 at Crested Butte, Gunnison County, Colorado. Elsie Isabelle Arnott was the daughter of John Hunter Arnott and Helen Monro.

Elsie Isabelle Arnott appeared on the United States census of 1920 in the household of John Hunter Arnott at Crested Butte, Gunnison County, Colorado.2

Elsie Isabelle Arnott appeared on the United States census of 1930 in the household of Helen Monro at Crested Butte, Gunnison County, Colorado.34

Elsie Isabelle Arnott married Arthur E. Welch, son of Antonio Guercio and Maria (?), on 14 February 1938 at Gunnison County, Colorado.4

Elsie Isabelle Arnott appeared on the United States census of 4 April 1940 in the household of Antonio Guercio at Crested Butte, Gunnison County, Colorado.5

Elsie, as the youngest daughter, had the Arnott Family Bible. Upon her death, this Bible was passed on to her daughter, Nancy Norreen.6

Elsie Isabelle Arnott died on 13 August 2008 at Lakewood, Jefferson County, Colorado, at age 93. Her obituary reads as follows: WELCH, ELSIE I. Wife of Arthur E. Welch of 70 years, her caregiver for most of her life, passed away peacefully August 13 in Lakewood, CO at the age of 93. Formally of Colorado Springs and Crested Butte, CO. She was the last of a long line of the Arnott family. She is survived by her husband Arthur; daughter, Nancy Noreen Welch; cousin, Thomas Arnott; and many loving nieces, nephews, great grandnephews and great grandnieces. Services to be held at a later date.7,8 and was buried at Crested Butte Cemetery, Crested Butte, Gunnison, Colorado.9

Citations

  1. [S124] Personal knowledge of this researcher, Lynell Arnott (Florence, Arizona), from family connections and information from family member's direct knowledge of events. , The middle name, Isabelle, was listed in the obituary of her father, John Hunter Arnott, in 1923.
  2. [S3] 1920 United States Census, population schedule, Maroon Avenue. John listed as Superintendent of the mine.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  3. [S120] 1930 United States Census, population schedule, Crested Butte, Gunnison County, Colorado, sheet 2A, pricinct 7.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  4. [S131] John Chandler Clement, Colorado Marriages 1859-1939 (Denver, Colorado: John Chandler Clement, unknown publish date). Hereinafter cited as Colorado Marriages 1859-1939.
  5. [S480] 1940 United States Census, population schedule, Precinct 6, Crested Butte, Gunnison County, Colorado, Supervisor's District 9, Enumeration District 26-10, written sheet 1B, Family 13, on Elk Avenue.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  6. [S84] Interview with Art and Elsie Welch (informant address private) , by this researcher, Various meetings and correspondence. Notes of this interview are in the personal records of this researcher (Florence, Pinal County, Arizona).
  7. [S113] Interview with Thomas Ellsworth Arnott (informant address private) , by this researcher, 1996 to present. Notes of this interview are in the personal records of this researcher (Florence, Pinal County, Arizona), This researcher received a phone call on 13 Aug 2008 from Thomas E. Arnott with this information.
  8. [S36] Newspaper Obituary, unknown newspaper, The Denver Post, Saturday, August 23, 2008, as seen at denverpost.com., photocopy or digital copy is in the personal records of this researcher, Florence, Pinal County, Arizona.
  9. [S451] Headstone and Cemetery Collection, Created by: Carol Moore, Record added: Dec 31, 2011, Find A Grave Memorial# 82772979., Findagrave.com.