Gazlay Family History
 

FamilyEffie Philp Patterson

Parents

FatherJohn Philp Patterson (18 July 1873 - 29 November 1914)
MotherIda May Hauch (February 1869 - 28 April 1955)

Personal Information

Record Created: 6 March 2010; Last Edited: 6 March 2010 
NameEffie Philp Patterson
GenderFemale
Born 12 June 1910 in Newark, Essex County, New Jersey1
Married 14 February 1940 in Evangelical Baptist Church, Newark, New Jersey to Karl Steffen2
Died 18 January 2003 in Lake Worth, Florida1

Biography

Effie attended Robert Trent Junior High School, and she also took comptroller courses in business school. During her working life, Effie was the head of the billing department for Sherwin Williams Paint Co. She and Karl spent 25 years traveling and living in Central and South America and also traveling in Europe, Canada and the U.S. She enjoyed knitting, reading, sports, dancing, sewing and traveling. Effie and Karl lived in Lake Worth, Florida after returning from South America.2

Family

Spouse 1FamilyKarl Steffen (son of Martin Karl Steffen and Johanna D. _____)
Born 29 January 1904 in Hamburg, Germany
Married 14 February 1940 in Evangelical Baptist Church, Newark, New Jersey to Effie Philp Patterson
Died 21 January 1981 in Lake Worth, Florida
  

Sources

  1. Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Rootsweb (website). Effie Steffen, no. 136-05-1019
  2. Record of visit with Ida V. (Patterson) Johnston at her Florida home in 1996 by Lee Gazlay.