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Eunice Mary (Emma) Troll
Born May 17, 1857, died June 09, 1916
c/o Marie Troll and Eva Mary Shafer,
w/o William Campbell Snodgrass

Picture on the left is of Eunice Marie (Emma) Troll, that on the right is the Snodgrass family; William, Harriet, Clyde, Martin, Emma, and Thomas in the front.
Taken Mansfield, Richland Co., Ohio about 1900

Visit the Martin Troll and Eva Mary Shafer Family family page here. I know very little with respect to our Troll family ties, however, what I do have has been updated.

On this page you will find

Excerpts from Miscellaneous Articles and Documentation
1900 USA Census
1908/09 Mansfield City, Ohio, Directory
1910 USA Census
Cemetery Records


Eunice Mary (Emma) Troll was born in Wilmington, Greene Co., Ill., on May 17, 1857, and died in Bright, Douglas Co., Washington, on June 09, 1916. She was the daughter of Martin Troll and Eva Mary Schaffer. Emma married William Campbell Snodgrass, son of William Snodgrass and Rachel Warden of Ohio, on May 10, 1882, in Mansfield, Richland County, Ohio. William was born June 19, 1855, in Jackson Twp., Crawford Co., Ohio, and died December 22, 1931, in Bright, Douglas Co., Washington. 

Children of William and Emma all but the last born in Mansfield, Richland County, Ohio, were:

1-Martin Snodgrass, born November 1885, died 1918 at Bright, Douglas Co., Washington:
2-Harriet Caroline Snodgrass, born November 17, 1888, died July 06, 1973, in Ephrata, Grant Co., Washington, married John Elliot:
3-Clyde Troll Snodgrass, born February 07, 1890, died February 1965, in Ephrata, Grant Co., Washington, married Maria Celina Beaulieu:
4-Thomas William Snodgrass, born December 1892:
5-Infant Snodgrass, born April 26, 1895, died April 27, 1895, buried Belleville Cemetery (both events having taken place in Jefferson Twp., Crawford Co., Ohio).

1900 USA Census, Washington Twp., Richland Co., Ohio, Roll 1317 Book 1, Page 176a, Household #62:

Snodgrads, Wm., Age 55  (JUN 1855), Farmer, Born Ohio
Snodgrads, Emma, Age 43  (MAY 1857), Born Illinois
Snodgrads, Martin, Age 14  (NOV 1885), At school, Born Ohio
Snodgrads, Harriet C., Age 11 (NOV 1888), At school, Born Ohio
Snodgrads, Clyde T., Age 10  (FEB 1891), At school, Born Ohio
Snodgrads, Thomas, Age 17 (DEC 1892), At school, Born Ohio

1908/09 Mansfield City, Ohio, Directory

Snodgrass Mrs Emma T h 100 Sheridan av
Snodgrass Harriet C student res 100 Sheridan av
Snodgrass Leo lab 196 N Diamond
Snodgrass Nelson lab res 196 N Diamond
Snodgrass RS Hack and Baggage line R S Snodgrass prop 196 N Diamond
Snodgrass Robert S (Charlotte) prop R S Snodgrass Hack and Baggage Line h 196 N Diamond
Snodgrass Thomas student res 100 Sheridan av
Snodgress Charles R (Clara M) lineman h rear 37 W Fifth
Snodgress Harry A student res 81 E Third
also under Snodgress is Rev M Hall (Anna C) pastor First Baptist Ch h 81 E Third

1910 USA Census, Sagebrush District, Douglas Co., Washington: Genealogy.com Roll 1656 Book 1, Page 118a, Household #136:

Snodgrass, William, Age 54, Born Ohio
Snodgrass, Emma, Age 52, Born Illinois
Snodgrass, Harriet, Age 20, Born Ohio
Snodgrass, Thomas, Age 17, Born Ohio

Cemetery Records

Highland (Baird) Cemetery, Douglas County, WA., compiled and submitted by Fred Pflugrath March 20,1999. Located .2 miles east of mile post 181 on Highway 2 (west of Coulee City). Take county road "L" SE .3 miles north. At the intersection, turn west and travel about .6 miles to the cemetery and the Old Baird School House which has been moved to that spot. T24N R26E Section 1. From the appearance, the cemetery is about 5+ acres in size. The part of the cemetery that is used, had been prepared for Memorial Day and was still in good shape. Web address http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/wa/douglas/cemetery/highland.txt

Snodgrass, Emma M., 1857 - 1916, wife of William
Snodgrass, Martin, 1885 - 1918, buried 6 November 1918
Snodgrass, William, 1855 - 1931

Excerpts from Miscellaneous Articles and Documentation

Excerpts from the obituary of Emma (Troll) Snodgrass --- Death occurred on June 09, 1916, at Bright, Douglas Co., Washington, USA:

The death of Mrs. William Snodgrass occurred at 2:20am Monday, at her home ion Bright. Further on the following is written; Besides the husband, Mrs. Snodgrass is survived by three sons; Martin R. and Thomas W. of Bright, and Clyde T. of Deroche, B.C.; one daughter, Harriet C. of Bright, besides several sisters and brothers; Mrs. J. M. Riter, Mrs. F. H. Fox, and Mrs. K. P. Troll, of Mansfield, Ohio; M. C. Troll, of Seattle, and R. A. Troll, of Douglas, Alaska.

Taken from the Death Certificate for Emma Marie Troll, June 19, 1916, Record #1346, Registered #13, Bright, Douglas County, Washington --- Born Illinois, Name of father Martin Troll (born Germany), Maiden name of mother Eva Mary Schafer (born Bavaria).