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Elizabeth Opal "Betty" Craig1,2,3

Female
b. 24 April 1916, d. 22 May 1997


Mother Otie B. Mullen2 b. 11 March 1890, d. 22 August 1967
Father Lambert Olden Craig2 b. 15 September 1882, d. May 1967
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Family Allen Darrol Knight
Marriage* 21 March 1937  Lamar, Otero Co., CO, Name: A Darrol Knight
Titles and Terms:
Event Type: Marriage
Event Date: 21 Mar 1937
Event Place: Lamar, Otero, Colorado, United States
Age:
Birth Year (Estimated):
Spouse's Name: Elizabeth O Craig
Spouse's Titles and Terms:
Spouse's Age:
Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated):
Page: B 919
GS Film number: 001690097
Digital Folder Number: 005204165
Image Number: 01562
Citing this Record: "Colorado Statewide Marriage Index, 1853-2006,"
https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KNQZ-P6D : accessed 03 Apr 2014, Principal=Allen Darrol Knight8

Birth* 24 April 1916  Lexington, Dawson Co., NE2,4,5,6 
Census 1920  1920 Federal Census, Colorado, Otero County, Precinct 1, ED: 154, Series: T625, Roll: 169, Page: 2A, February 26
Sheet 2A
(enumerated with father, Lambert O Craig)
02, 20, 23, Craig, Elizabeth, Daughter, , , F, W, 3 8/12, S, , , , , Yes, Yes, Nebraska, , Kansas, , Illinois, , , None, , ,2 
Census* 1930  1930 Federal Census, Colorado, Prowers County, Precinct 8, Lamar City, ED: 50-3, Series: T626, Roll: 248, Page: 159A, April 15
Sheet 8A, 206 North 6th Street
(enumerated with father, Lambert O Craig)
14, 144, 200, (Craig), Elizabeth, Daughter, , , , No, F, W, 13, S, , No, Yes, Nebraska, Kansas, Illinois, , 69, , , , , Yes, None, , , , , , , ,7 
Married Name 21 March 1937  Knight8 
Marriage* 21 March 1937  Lamar, Otero Co., CO, Name: A Darrol Knight
Titles and Terms:
Event Type: Marriage
Event Date: 21 Mar 1937
Event Place: Lamar, Otero, Colorado, United States
Age:
Birth Year (Estimated):
Spouse's Name: Elizabeth O Craig
Spouse's Titles and Terms:
Spouse's Age:
Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated):
Page: B 919
GS Film number: 001690097
Digital Folder Number: 005204165
Image Number: 01562
Citing this Record: "Colorado Statewide Marriage Index, 1853-2006,"
https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KNQZ-P6D : accessed 03 Apr 2014, Principal=Allen Darrol Knight8
Census 1940  1940 Federal Census, Colorado, Otero County, Precinct 21, Rocky Ford, Ward 1, ED: 45-21, Series: T627, Roll: 473, Page: 5A, April 9
Sheet 5A, 513 Elm Avenue
(enumerated with husband, Darral Knight)
19, 513, , , No, Knight, Elizabeth O, Wife, 1, F, W, 24, M, No, 8, 8, Nebraska, 69, , Lamar, Prowers, Colorado, No, 9154, No, No, No, No, H, 5, , , , , , , 52, , Yes,9 
SSN* 22 May 1997  Given Name: Elizabeth
Middle Name: O
Surname: Knight
Name Suffix:
Birth Date: 24 April 1916
Social Security Number: 523-24-8010
State: Colorado
Last Place of Residence: Portland, Multnomah, Oregon
Previous Residence Postal Code: 97216
Event Date: 22 May 1997
Age: 81
Citing this Record: "United States Social Security Death Index,"
https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/JT7J-M59 : accessed 03 Apr 20145 
Death* 22 May 1997  Portland, Multnomah Co., OR, Name: Elizabeth O Knight
Event Type: Death
Event Date: 22 May 1997
Event Place: Multnomah, Oregon
Age:
Birth Date: 24 Apr 1916
Spouse's Name: Allen Knight
Certificate Number: 97-11757
Note:
Citing this Record: "Oregon, Death Index, 1903-1998,"
https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/VZHW-B6F : accessed 03 Apr 20145,4 
News/Obit* 25 May 1997  Elizabeth 'Betty' Knight

A memorial service will be at 3 p.m. Thursday, May 29, 1997, in Portland Memorial Funeral Home for Elizabeth ''Betty'' Knight , who died May 22 at age 81.

Mrs. Knight was born April 22, 1916, in Lexington, Neb. Her maiden name was Craig. She moved as an infant to Lamar, Colo. In 1937, she married A.D. Knight . She moved to Salem in 1945 and to Portland in 1950. Her husband died in 1990.

Surviving are her sisters, Dalpha Bonewell of Las Animas, Colo., and Geraldine Smith of Hoodsport, Wash.

The family suggests remembrances to Shriners Hospital for Children.

Published in The Oregonian, (Portland, OR) - May 25, 19976 

Citations
  1. One source gives her complete name as Buelah Elizabeth Opel Craig.
  2. [S247] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , 1920 U.S. Federal Census.
  3. [S797] Ancestry.com Historical Records and Person Search, online http://records.ancestry.com/Home/Results, http://trees.ancestry.com/pt/person.aspx?pid=20219636287&tid=36095940&ssrc=.
  4. [S129] SSDI Death Index,.
  5. [S1195] Oregon Death Index 1903 - 1998.
  6. [S323] News Bank.
  7. [S248] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , 1930 U.S. Federal Census.
  8. [S1692] Colorado Statewide Marriage Index, 1853-2006, online https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1932434.
  9. [S1286] 1940 U.S. Federal Census , 1940 U.S. Federal Census.


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