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Dallas Morning News, 28 August 1941: Waxahachie, Texas. Mrs. Elizabeth Elliott Edmondson, 81, wife of the late Y. C. Edmondson, died at her home Wednesday. She was born at Bethel, Ellis County, and had resided in the county her entire lifetime. On 22 December 1882 she married Y. C. Edmondson. She was the oldest child of the late George Henderson Cunningham, pioneer Ellis County farmer and banker. Survived by four sons, Hugh, Roger, G. H., and Jim Mac Edmondson, all of Ellis County, two daughters, Miss Bettie Kate Edmondson, teacher in Waxahachie High School, and Mrs. M. E. Hastings of this city, three grandchildren, two sisters, Mrs. W. N. Tatum, Corsicana, and Mrs. C. R. Wright, Waxahachie. Burial, Bethel Cemetery.[2789]

Children of Young Colville Edmondson and Elizabeth Elliott Cunningham:[2790]

     721.        i.   Hugh Ned Edmondson, born 29 October 1884, Ellis County, Texas, died 28 April 1950, Waxahachie,[2791] buried Bethel Cemetery, Ellis County, Texas,[2792] married 27 July 1933, First Presbyterian Church, Santa Fe, New Mexico, to Alta Waters, born 12 December 1902, Longview, Gregg County, Texas, died 8 February 1989, buried Bethel Cemetery, Ellis County,[2793] daughter of William Miller Waters and Elizabeth Angell. Hugh had no children.

     722.       ii.   Roger E. Edmondson, born 11 December 1886, Bethel, Ellis County, Texas, died 22 April 1956, Waxahachie,[2794] buried Bethel Cemetery, Ellis County.[2795] He never married.



[2789] Mrs. Edmondson Dies, Ellis County Native, Dallas Morning News, Dallas, Tex as, 28 August 1941, p. 2.

[2790] Young Colville Edmondson bible.

[2791] Texas Death Record. Hugh Edmondson. Parents: Y. C. Edmondson, Elizabeth Cunningham.

[2792] Tombstone, Bethel Cemetery, Ellis County, Texas. Hugh N. Edmondson, born 29 October 1884, died 28 April 1950.

[2793] Tombstone, Bethel Cemetery, Ellis County, Texas. Alta Edmondson, born 12 December 1902, died 8 February 1989.

[2794] Texas Death Record. Roger E. Edmondson, born 11 December 1886, Bethel, Texas, died 22 April 1956, Waxahachie, Texas. Residence: Waxahachie. Parents: Y. C. Edmondson, Eliz Cunningham.

[2795] Tombstone photograph, Bethel Cemetery, Ellis County, Texas. Roger E. Edmondson, born 11 December 1886, died 22 April 1956.

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