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Subject: Re: [ERNEST] Estell Ernest's Maiden name? HELP!
Date: Sun, 21 Nov 2010 17:49:12 -0000
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timeline and location would have been helpful
while looking I noticed on his WWII draft reg his birth year as 1897 but in pencil was written 1887..
this came up...I bet this is him
Name: Ralph Ernest
SSN: I never post these #
Last Residence: Washington
Born: 28 Nov 1887
Died: Jun 1964
State (Year) SSN issued: Idaho (Before 1951)
have you looked at this one?
Name: Stella Overby
Age in 1910: 10
Estimated birth year: 1900
Relation to Head of House: Daughter
Father's name: Charley Overby
Father's Birth Place: Arkansas
Mother's name: Lizza Overby
Mother's Birth Place: Arkansas
Home in 1910: Current River, Randolph, Arkansas
Marital Status: Single
Neighbors: View others on page
Household Members: Name Age
Charley Overby 45
Lizza Overby 32
Agness Overby 16
Stella Overby 10
Daily Overby 7
Hazel Overby 4
Lelah Overby 3
as to the Crumb showing in the 1920 census for Ralph and Estelle I think that was just a error in someone's transcription on an alternative last name..or not
has anyone sent for Zelda's SS-5 application..it should have her mother's full name [maiden] on it. It will save yourself a lot of useless searching
Writing a letter to the Social Security Administration
When you find your ancestors in the Social Security Death Index (also known as the Death Master File), you may want a copy of your ancestor's original Social Security application. This application has valuable additional information and can serve as documentation for your own records. The Social Security Administration makes copies of the original Social Security application form (the SS-5) available to third parties who request information on a deceased individual.
.The application form (SS-5) contains the following information:
.Full name at birth (including maiden name)
.Present mailing address
.Age at last birthday
.Date of birth
.Place of birth (City, county, state)
.Father's full name "regardless of whether living or dead"
.Mother's full name, including maiden name, "regardless of whether living or dead"
.Sex and race
.Ever applied for SS number/Railroad Retirement before? Yes/No
.Current employer's name and address
A standard letter to the Social Security Administration is available with the search results on the Ancestry.com Social Security Death Index. This letter may be printed and mailed to the Social Security Administration to request a copy of your ancestor's SS-5 form. The Social Security Administration now charges $27.00 for each individual copy
Social Security Administration
Office of Earnings Operations
300 N. Greene Street
P.O. Box 33022
Baltimore, Maryland 21290
I am not related.
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