Elton Gooding BLISS

Male 1920 - 2002  (81 years)


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  • Name Elton Gooding BLISS  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Born 05 Sep 1920  Canandaigua, Ontario, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Male 
    Died 28 Mar 2002  Rutherfordton, Rutherford, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6, 7
    Buried 05 Apr 2002  Baptist Hill/Evergreen Cemetery/Bristol, Ontario, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2727  Purdy Family Tree | Bliss Branch
    Last Modified 24 May 2014 

    Father Lester Philenzo BLISS,   b. 14 Feb 1875, Adrian, Bates, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jul 1951, Canandaigua, Ontario, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Ada Esther FISHER,   b. 17 Sep 1878, Bristol, Ontario, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Mar 1962, Rochester, Monroe, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Married 23 Dec 1898  Bristol, Ontario, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F597  Group Sheet

    Family Esther WHITE,   b. 25 Apr 1921, Clifton Springs, Ontario, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jan 2009, Paul, Minidoka, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married Mar 1945  San Diego, San Diego, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Susan Lynn BLISS,   b. 05 Dec 1945, Romulus, Seneca, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Dec 1994, Fairport, Monroe, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)
    +2. F.E. BLISS
    +3. C.E. BLISS
    +4. Rex Elton BLISS,   b. 30 Mar 1952, Canandaigua, Ontario, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1996, Portland, Clackamas, Oregon, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)
    +5. J.A. BLISS
    +6. D.C. BLISS
    +7. A.L. BLISS
    +8. J.M. BLISS
    Last Modified 24 May 2014 
    Family ID F761  Group Sheet

  • Documents
    1925 NY Census, Canandaigua, Ontario, New York, page 20
    1925 NY Census, Canandaigua, Ontario, New York, page 20
    Lester P Bliss
    Ada E Bliss
    Helen L Bliss
    Ruth C Bliss
    Harlan P Bliss
    Elton G Bliss
    1930 US Census, Canandaigua, Ontario, New York, ED 75-19, Sheet 9B
    1930 US Census, Canandaigua, Ontario, New York, ED 75-19, Sheet 9B
    Dwelling 222, family 222
    Lester P Bliss
    Ada E Bliss
    Harlan P Bliss
    Elton G Bliss
    1940 US Census, Canandaigua, Ontario, New York, ED 35-16, sheet 4A
    1940 US Census, Canandaigua, Ontario, New York, ED 35-16, sheet 4A
    Household 76
    Lester P Bliss
    Ada E Fisher
    Elton G Bliss

    Histories
    Lester Philenzo Bliss Obituary
    Lester Philenzo Bliss Obituary
    The Daily Messenger
    Tuesday July 31, 1951
    Page 3 Col 3

    Deaths
    Lester P Bliss
    Lester P Bliss, 76, of Bliss Road, retired Canandaigua farmer, died in Thompson Hospital this morning, July 31, 1951, of a heart ailment following an operation. He had been hospitalized since July 18.

    Son of Philenzo P and Kate Totman Bliss, he was born February 4, 1875, in Audrain County, Missouri, then unsettled country, but returned to Ontario County with his parents when a year old.

    52 years ago in December he was married to Miss Ada FIsher, and they have resided in the town of Canandiagua 45 years. Mr. Bliss served as a Canandaigua tax collector for 12 years, was a Canandaigua Grange representative on soil conservation board at the time of his death, and was a member of the Congregational Church of Bristol Valley.

    Besides his wife he leaves three sons and two daughters, L. Kenneth Bliss, St. Johns, Newfoundland, Elton G. Bliss, Peoria, Il, Harlan P Bliss, Mrs. John Purdy, and Mrs. Stuart Purdy, all Canandaigua, two sisters and a brother, Mrs. Mabel Henish, Bristol, Mrs. Alice Wilder, Cleveland, Oh, and Gooding Bliss, Naples, 13 grandchildren and one great grandchild.

  • Sources 
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      Birth date: abt 1920
      Birth place: United States
      Residence date: 1 June 1925
      Residence place: Canandaigua, Ontario, New York, United States

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      Birth date: abt 1921
      Birth place: New York
      Residence date: 1 Apr 1940
      Residence place: Canandaigua, Ontario, New York, United States

    3. [S7] 1930 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2002.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1930. T626,;), Year: 1930; Census Place: Canandaigua, Ontario, New York; Roll: ; Page: ; Enumeration District: ; Image: ..
      Birth date: abt 1921 Birth place: New York Residence date: 1930 Residence place: Canandaigua, Ontario, New York

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      Birth date: 5 Sep 1920 Birth place: Residence date: 1935-1993 Residence place: Friendship, NY

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      Birth date: abt 1921
      Birth place:
      Death date: Abt 2002
      Death place: Rutherfordton NC

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      Birth date: 5 Sep 1920 Birth place: Death date: 28 Mar 2002 Death place: Rutherfordton, Rutherford, North Carolina, United States of America

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      Birth date: 5 Sep 1920
      Birth place: New York
      Death date: 28 Mar 2002
      Death place: Other, Rutherford, North Carolina
      Residence date:
      Residence place: Other, Rutherford, North Carolina

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      Residence date: 1950 Residence place: Peoria, Illinois, USA