Edith Maude BLIGHT

507. Edith Maude BLIGHT, daughter of George BLIGHT and Annie Ellen BARNECUTT, was born on 15 April 1888 (date from Death Certificate) in Pennsylvania, USA.

Edith M appeared in the census on 1 June 1900 aged 12. She was living with her parents George [37] a Coal Mine and Annie [35] at 75 Hoxton Street, Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA. In the household with them was her siblings William G [14] and Henry R [6], and boarder James Shaughnessy [59].

Edith Maud married Charles R ROTH on 17 December 1908 in Jim Thorpe, Carbon County, Pennsylvania, USA when he was 21 and she was 20.

Charles Raymond ROTH, the son of Thomas Henry ROTH and Clara Alice BROWN, was born on 1 February 1887 in Lehighton, Pennsylvania, USA.

During the 1910 United States Federal Census Chas aged 22 a Machinist and Edith were living at 832 South 1st Street, Monmouth Ward 4, Warren, Illinois, USA. Living with them was their son Chas [3 months]. (Census Place: Monmouth Ward 4, Warren, Illinois; Roll: T624_332; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 0145)

In the 1920 United States Federal Census Charles R aged [32] a Foreman for the Rail Road Co. and Edith [31] were living at 200 Pine Street, Tamaqua Middle Ward, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania. Living with them was their son Charles [9]. (Census Place: Tamaqua Middle Ward, Schuylkill, Pennsylvania; Roll: T625_1652; Page: 13A; Enumeration District: 138)

Edith died on 24 January 1924 aged 35 years 8 months 9 days in South 4th St., Lehighton, Carbon. She was buried at the Gnaden Huetten Cemetery, Lehighton, Carbon County, Pennsylvania.

Gravestone image: Edith Maude Blight Roth 188 - 1924

Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 27 March 2020), memorial page for Edith Maud Blight Roth (15 Apr 1888–24 Jan 1924), Find a Grave Memorial no. 39200799, citing Gnaden Huetten Cemetery, Lehighton, Carbon County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Dawsonlm (contributor 47041997) .

 

 

Charles Raymond ROTH and Edith Maude BLIGHT had the following child:

+1077 Charles R 1910

Charles R married Bessie S DITTERLINE.

During the 1930 United States Federal Census Chas R aged 43 a Garage Proprietor and Bessie S [41] were living at 248 South Fourth St, Lehighton. Living with them was Chas’s son Chas R [20] and Bessie’s son Henry T Ziegler [15]. (Census Place: Lehighton, Carbon, Pennsylvania; Page: 12B; Enumeration District: 0020)

Charles died on 21 March 1943 aged 56 years 1 month 20 days at 216 N. Maddison, Allentown, Lehigh, Pennsylvania. The cause of death was Coronary Occlusion, due to Hypertension Arteriosclerosis. He was buried at the Gnaden Huetten Cemetery, Lehighton, Carbon County, Pennsylvania.

Gravestone image: Charles Raymond Roth 1887 - 1943

 Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 27 March 2020), memorial page for Charles Raymond Roth (1 Feb 1887–21 Mar 1943), Find a Grave Memorial no. 39200591, citing Gnaden Huetten Cemetery, Lehighton, Carbon County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Dawsonlm (contributor 47041997) .