Ethel Alice Eby

Female 1895 - 1972  (76 years)


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  • Name Ethel Alice Eby 
    Born 17 Jul 1895  Fraser, Clearwater County, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 03 Apr 1972  Lewiston, Nez Perce County, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Riverside (Orofino) Cemetery Orofino, Clearwater County, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I519942244  Eby/Aebi and Bernethy Family
    Last Modified 7 Aug 2010 

    Father Charles Leroy Eby, DD,   b. 14 Jan 1872, Marion County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jul 1953, Coeur D'Alene, Kootenai County, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Mother Cordelia Alice Knepper, DD,   b. 15 Jul 1875, Fraser, Clearwater County, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1904, Santa Cruz County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years) 
    Married 25 Jul 1892  Fraser, Clearwater County, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F509208044  Group Sheet

    Family Zan Jordan,   b. 15 Sep 1892, Job, Randolph County, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Oct 1976, Lewiston, Nez Perce County, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 04 Nov 1912  Lewiston, Nez Perce County, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    Married:
    • Idaho Marriages, 1842-1996
      about Ethel Alice Eby
      Name: Ethel Alice Eby
      Gender: Female
      Spouse: Zan Jordan
      Spouse gender: Male
      Marriage Date: Nov 4, 1912
      Marriage Location: Lewiston, Nez Perce Co., Idaho
      Source: This record can be found in the marriage book at the County Courthouse located in Nez Perce Co., ID in Volume 5 on Page 102.

    Children 
     1. Harold Zan Jordan,   b. 15 Apr 1913, Fraser, Clearwater County, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1978, Orofino, Clearwater County, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     2. Zella F Jordan,   b. 02 Jul 1917, Idaho Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 1 Nov 2012 
    Family ID F519068505  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 Jul 1895 - Fraser, Clearwater County, Idaho Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 04 Nov 1912 - Lewiston, Nez Perce County, Idaho Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 03 Apr 1972 - Lewiston, Nez Perce County, Idaho Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Riverside (Orofino) Cemetery Orofino, Clearwater County, Idaho Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Ethel Eby and Zan Jordan. Taken May 1957
    Ethel Eby and Zan Jordan. Taken May 1957
    From Dallas Eby
    L-R: Zan Jordan, Charles Arnold Eby, Vernon Dee Eby and Ethel Eby. Taken Jul 1965
    L-R: Zan Jordan, Charles Arnold Eby, Vernon Dee Eby and Ethel Eby. Taken Jul 1965
    From Dallas Eby
    Seated: Jesse L Eby Standing: Fred Eby and their niece Ethel Eby Jordan
    Seated: Jesse L Eby Standing: Fred Eby and their niece Ethel Eby Jordan
    From Dallas Eby

    Headstones
    Ethel Eby
    Ethel Eby
    Personal Collection

  • Notes 
    • 1900 Census LoLo, Shoshone, Idaho as Ethel EBY
      1920 Census Weippe, Clearwater, Idaho as Ethel A JORDAN
    • FROM OROFINO TRIBUNE 25 OCT 1962
      Copied April 4, 2008 by Juanita Steadman
      Reception Nov. 4 To Honor Z. Jordans
      Mr. and Mrs. Zan Jordan will be honored with a reception to mark their golden wedding anniversary at the
      Bon'Eve Beauty Salon from 2 to 5 p.m. on November 4.
      Hostesses will be the Jordan's daughter, Mrs. Zella Davis and daughter-in-law, Mrs. Harold Jordan, who invite all
      the Jordan's friends to come and greet them on this occasion.
      Mr. and Mrs. Jordan have asked that there be no gifts.
      Zan Jordan and the former Ethel Eby were married November 5, 1912 at the Courthouse in Lewiston, with her
      father, Chas. Eby, and uncle, Fred Eby as witnesses.
      Mrs. Jordan was born and reared in Clearwater County and Zan came from West Virginia in 1909.
      Following their marriage the couple lived in the Fraser area where Zan logged, and they were also in Weippe a
      short time before moving to Orofino in 1922. He was a barber here until 1951 when he started the building of
      Zan's on the Lewis-Clark highway. The couple have made their home near their business since that time. In
      addition to their daughter, Mrs. Davis and son, Harold, the Jordans have three granddaughters and four great
      grandchildren.

      FROM OROFINO TRIBUNE 08 NOV 1962
      Copied April 4, 2008 by Juanita Steadman
      Jordans Honored At Reception Sun.
      More than 150 friends came to greet Mr. and Mrs. Zan Jordan when they celebrated their golden anniversary
      Sunday with an "open-house" given in their honor by Mrs. Harold Jordan and Mrs. Elwood Davis at the Bon' Eve
      Salon.
      An afternoon of perfect fall weather added to the enjoyment of the guests. Baskets of gold chrysanthemums and
      gold bells suspended from the ceiling were decorations used.
      Feature of the refreshment table was a wedding cake baked and decorated by Mrs. Darrel Frazier of Pierce. The
      cake was cut and served by Mrs. Norman Vaughan (the former Arlene Davis), who was the only granddaughter
      able to attend. Mrs. Albert Frazier of Pierce assisted Mrs. Harold Jordan with the
      serving.
      Mrs. Perk Lyda poured and Mrs. Andy Goin of Craigmont served punch. Mrs. Elwood Davis had charge of the
      guest book.
      Relatives of Mrs. Jordan who came from out-of-town were her brother Arnold Eby, Vancouver, Wash, and her
      nephews, the Jack Eby family from Vancouver and Mr. and Mrs. Larry Eby of Camas, Wash.
      Guests from Lewiston were Mr. and Mrs. Irvin Stevenson, Larry Reed, the J. B. Lillards, Mr. and Mrs. Paul
      Wohlen, Mr. and Mrs. Joe Lundy, Mr. and Mrs. Glen Jordan, Fleet Jordan, Mrs. Viola Aggar, the Keith
      Vaughans, Lyle Kitchen and Mr. and Mrs. Lester Prine. Others from a distance were Leonard Christenson of
      Kennewick, Wash. and Garden Benson of Wenatchee, the John Rauch family of Troy, Mr. and Mrs. Vern Storey,
      Genesee, the K. 0. Andersons of Culdesac, Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Hamilton of Medical Lake, Wash, and Mr. and
      Mrs. Floyd Meyers of Kamiah. Mr. and Mrs. Jordan were married in Lewiston, November 4, 1912 and have made
      their home in this area ever since. Their two children are Harold Jordan and Mrs. Elwood (Zella) Davis, both
      Orofino.
      A money-tree of gold foil wrapped coins was presented to the couple
      by relatives and friends.

      FROM OROFINO TRIBUNE 06 APR 1972
      Copied April 9, 2008 by Juanita Steadman
      Mrs. Zan Jordan Dies; Mrs. Zan Was Member Of Pioneer Family
      6 Funeral services, for Mrs. Zan (Ethyl) Jordan, 76, will be held, Friday at 11 am. at Gilberts Chapel with the Rev.
      Wendell Stakkestad, pastor of Ascension Lutheran Church, officiating.
      Mrs. Jordan died April 3 at St. Joseph's Hospital after a short, illness, but had been in failing health for several
      years.
      She was born July 17, 1895 in the Fraser area, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Eby, who homesteaded near
      Fraser. Her grandparents came to the Clearwater country when Orofino had, one Indian home and all supplies,
      had to be freighted from Kendrick over the hill to Ahsahka, and across the ferries to Weippe and Pierce.
      Mrs. Jordan attended the Cottonwood School near Fraser. She met her future husband Zan Jordan when she was
      15 and they were married November 5, 1912. They celebrated their golden wedding anniversary in 1962.
      For many years her husband' operated a barbershop here and, they established and operated Zan?s Resort on the
      Lewis-Clark Highway.
      Her husband survives at their home here. Other survivors are a daughter Mrs. Frank (Zelia) Crawford and a son,
      Harold Jordan both of Pierce: four grandchildren, and seven great grandchildren, two brothers, Charles Eby,
      Camas, Wn. and Earl Eby, Portland, and a half-brother, Merie Eby, Olympic, Wn.
      Interment will be at Riverside Cemetery.
    • FROM LEWISTON TRIBUNE
      Copied February 23, 2008 By Art Cochrell
      Jordan Funeral Held at Orofino
      Orofino ? The Funeral for Ethyl Alice Jordan, 76, Orofino, who died Monday at Lewiston, was Friday at Gilberts
      Chapel with the Rev. Wendall Stakkestad, pastor of the Ascension Lutheran Church, officiating. Mrs. Leonard
      Danner sang, accompanied by Mrs. Donald Jenni, both of Orofino.
      Pallbearers were Vernon Butler, Harry Sanders, Charles Plank, Ernest Butler, Lester Prine and William Linn, all
      of Orofino.
      Honorary Pallbearers were Howard Brundage, William Tease, Floyd Myers, Byron Kysamore, Walter Smith and
      Jack Aggar.


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