NameJames Elvas Patton
Birth5-13-1894, Wellsville, KS
Death5-5-1946, Wadsworth, KS Age: 51
BurialWellsville, KS
FatherJohn Tweed Patton (1852-1942)
MotherElnora Jane Wasson (1861-1944)
Birth4-18-1902, Wellsville, KS
Death8-30-1983 Age: 81
BurialWellsville, KS
FatherHarry Austin Shannon (1874-1944)
MotherElla Irene Fiehler (1879-1968)
Marriage4-19-1920, Olathe, KS
ChildrenYvonne Maree (1920-2016)
 Infant (Unnamed) (Stillborn) (1922-1922)
 Audrey Avis (Died as Infant) (1924-1924)
 Jerome Edwin (1926-1989)
 JoAnn (1928-2016)
 Wanda Jean (1930-2009)
 Keith Lyle (1932-1989)
 Lucky Lee (1934-1996)
 Rex Lynn
Notes for James Elvas Patton
Private, U.S. Army, 329th Infantry, 83rd Division, World War I, served in Europe.

Oil field worker around Wellsville adn McLouth, Kansas.

Member of the Wellsville Methodist Church.
Notes for Elizabeth Neola (Spouse 1)
She attended Vespertine and Wellsville High School. After the death of James Elvas in 1946 Elizabeth raised four children as a single parent working for Wellsville’s Dr. Naylor as a housekeeper and caring for an ailing Mrs. Naylor. She was later employed at the Sunflower Ordnance Plant in DeSota, KS for 12 years.
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