Ellis, Drucie Mary

Birth Name Ellis, Drucie Mary
Gender female
Age at Death 53 years, 8 months, 23 days


Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Birth 1879 Prince Edward Island, Canada 1881 census, age 2
Death September 24, 1932 Portland, Washington, Oregon Oregon Death Index, obit


Relation to main person Name Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Ellis, Robert
Mother Rayner Raynor, Harriet Elizabeth
    Brother     Ellis, Robert Heber
    Sister     Ellis, Sarah Jane
    Sister     Ellis, Harriet Eliza
    Brother     Ellis, Hugh Allison
    Sister     Ellis, Lucinda May
    Sister     Ellis, Agnes Lorena
         Ellis, Drucie Mary
    Brother     Ellis, James Abram Garfield Gar
Father Ellis, Robert
Stepmother Waite, Anne Maria
    Half-sister     Ellis, Lorina May Irene or Rene
    Half-brother     Ellis, George Washington
    Half-brother     Ellis, Harry Williams
    Half-sister     Ellis, Jessie
    Half-brother     Ellis, Robert B.
    Half-sister     Ellis, Ellen Nellie


    Family of Arbuckle, William and Ellis, Drucie Mary
Married Husband Arbuckle, William
Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Marriage about 1903 Oregon, United States Drucie said married at age 23 on the 1930 US census
  1. Arbuckle, Ruth
  2. Arbuckle, Clarence


One source says that Drucie married William Arbuckle:

Name: Drucie Arbuckle
Event Place: Walla Walla Ward 2, Walla Walla, Washington
Birthplace: Canada
Father's Birthplace: Canada Mother's Birthplace: Canada
SELF William H Arbuckle M 40y Illinois - commercial hardware salesman
WIFE Drucie Arbuckle F 30y Canada - married 6 years, one child
DAU Mina Arbuckle F 10y Oregon - daughter, mother b. Illinois
Ruth Arbuckle F 5y Oregon - says William's step daughter? mother b. Canada
Arthur C Cromer M 28y Minnesota - boarder

Citing this Record "United States Census, 1910," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MGVJ-8ZV : accessed 06 Jun 2013), Drucie Arbuckle in entry for William H Arbuckle, 1910.

Drucie was a widow by 1920:

Name: Ruth Arbuckle
Event Year: 1920 Event Place: , Multnomah, Oregon
Age: 15 Birthplace: Oregon Birth Year (Estimated): 1905
Relationship to Head of Household: Daughter
Father's Birthplace: Illinois Mother's Birthplace: Canada
SELF Doucie Arbuckle F 39y Canada
DAU Mina Arbuckle F 20y Oregon
DAU Ruth Arbuckle F 15y Oregon
SON Clarence H Arbuckle M 9y Washington
Citing this Record "United States Census, 1920," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/M4ZL-GWR : accessed 06 Jun 2013), Ruth Arbuckle in entry for Doucie Arbuckle, 1920.

Mrs. Drucie Arbuckle married William Jolliffe in Washington State in 1925. Ruth Arbuckle was a witness. However, Drucie was living with her son Clarence in the 1930 census under the name Arbuckle. Clarence had had a medical discharge from the US Navy.

Guardian 1932: SADLY BEREAVED-Mr. R. Heber Ellis, O‘Leary, received the sad news on Saturday last of the death of his sister, Mrs. Drucie Arbuckle, Portland, Oregon. From find-a-grave: ARBUCKLE – Sept. 24, Drucie Arbuckle, aged 52 years, of 495 Montgomery st., mother of Clarence and Ruth Arbuckle of Portland, Mrs. Mina Powell of Boise, Idaho, sister of Garfield Ellis of Sackatoon, Saskatchewan; H. A. Ellis of Lashburn, Sask., and Heber Ellis of Prince Edward Island. The remains are at Finley’s, Montgomery at Fifth st., Notice of funeral later. The Oregonian, 25 Sep 1932, p26

Name: Ruth Arbuckle
Event Type: Death
Event Date: 02 Nov 1991
Event Place: Washington, Oregon
Birth Date: 09 Aug 1904
Spouse's Name:
Certificate Number: 91-21189




  1. Ellis, Robert
    1. Rayner Raynor, Harriet Elizabeth
      1. Ellis, Robert Heber
      2. Ellis, Sarah Jane
      3. Ellis, Harriet Eliza
      4. Ellis, Hugh Allison
      5. Ellis, Lucinda May
      6. Ellis, Agnes Lorena
      7. Ellis, Drucie Mary
        1. Arbuckle, William
          1. Arbuckle, Ruth
          2. Arbuckle, Clarence
      8. Ellis, James Abram Garfield Gar