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EBI, Alvin Dryden

EBI, Alvin Dryden[1, 2, 3]

Male 1880 - 1942  (61 years)

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  • Name EBI, Alvin Dryden 
    Born 27 May 1880  Paicines, San Benito, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4
    Gender Male 
    Obituary From the Hollister Free Lance

    Alvin D Ebi, Prominent Local Merchant Dies
    Death Today Result of Appendicitis

    Alvin D Ebi, prominent Hollister jeweler and lifelong resident of this community died suddenly this morning of complications resulting from an operation for appendicitis.

    News of his death came as a shock to the entire community for he had been in good health until he suffered an attack of acute appendicitis Tuesday. He underwent an emergency operation Tuesday at the Hazel Hawkins Hospital, where he died this morning at 8 o’clock.

    He was born in Paicines, May 27 1880, and he spent his entire lifetime in this county. He was connected with the jewelry business here since he was a youth of 18, and for the past 20 years had been the proprietor of Ebi’s jewelry store.

    He took an active interest in civic affairs, serving two terms as the mayor of Hollister in the 1920s. He resigned as city clerk in 1920 to accept the office of Mayor and was re-elected as Mayor in 1922. He was succeeded in 1924 by J. H. Pendergrass. In 1928 he resigned from the council and was succeeded by Ray Hubbell.

    Ebi was also prominent in the Christian Church, holding an office in the church for the past 5 years.

    He was at the time of his death a member of the Masonic Lodge, Mound Lodge, IOOF and Woodmen of the World.

    He is survived by his widow, Mrs. Grace Ebi; his mother, Mrs. Flora Ebi; a daughter, Mrs. Vivian Byrne of Santa Cruz and a Grandson, John Austin Byrne.

    His was the third death in the family during the past year, for his only brother, Arch Ebi, died January 31, 1941, and his father, U. A. Ebi, died October 11, 1941.

    Friends are invited to attend the funeral service which will be held Monday at 2 p.m. from the Mock-Cooper Mortuary.

    The services will be in charge of the Rev. Walter Girdner of the Christian Church. Interment will be a the IOOF cemetery  [5
    Residence Not Stated, San Benito, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 1900  Hollister, San Benito, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 1906  Enterprise Precinct, Hollister, San Benito, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Residence 1910  Hollister, San Benito, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Residence 1916  Hollister, San Benito, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Residence 1920  Hollister, San Benito, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Residence 1930  Hollister, San Benito, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Died 25 Apr 1942  SAN BENITO, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried
    Alvin Dryden Ebi
    Alvin Dryden Ebi
    Person ID I166  Hugh Byrne and Nanette Asimov Lines
    Last Modified 24 Apr 2022 

    Father EBI, Usual Augustus,   b. 9 Oct 1851, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1941, Hollister, San Benito, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Mother DRYDEN, Flora Helen,   b. 2 Jan 1859, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Nov 1945, SANTA CLARA, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 15 Oct 1876  Paicines, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Notes 
    • Witness: N.L. DRYDEN
    Photos
    Usual Augustus Ebi, Alvin Dryden Ebi, Flora H Dryden (Ebi), James Archer Ebi
    Usual Augustus Ebi, Alvin Dryden Ebi, Flora H Dryden (Ebi), James Archer Ebi
    Documents
    Usual Ebi - Flora Dryden Marriage License 1876
    Usual Ebi - Flora Dryden Marriage License 1876
    Headstones
    Headstone - Flora and Usual Ebi
    Headstone - Flora and Usual Ebi
    Family ID F89  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family AUSTIN, Grace Alma,   b. 30 Sep 1885, Hollister, San Benito, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jun 1986, Hollister, San Benito, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 100 years) 
    Married 5 Jan 1907  San Benito, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Notes 
    • Witness: Alice M. EBI
    Children 
     1. EBI, Vivian Irene,   b. 19 Nov 1907, Hollister, San Benito, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 May 1999, Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
    Photos
    Grace and Alvin Ebi, with grandson Jack Byrne.
    Grace Austin Ebi, Vivian Irene Ebi, Alvin Dryden Ebi
    Last Modified 29 May 2022 
    Family ID F72  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 May 1880 - Paicines, San Benito, CA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Not Stated, San Benito, California Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1900 - Hollister, San Benito, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1906 - Enterprise Precinct, Hollister, San Benito, CA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 5 Jan 1907 - San Benito, CA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1910 - Hollister, San Benito, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1916 - Hollister, San Benito, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1920 - Hollister, San Benito, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1930 - Hollister, San Benito, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 25 Apr 1942 - SAN BENITO, California Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Alvin Dryden Ebi
    James Archer Ebi & Alvin Dryden Ebi
    James Archer Ebi & Alvin Dryden Ebi
    Usual Augustus Ebi, Alvin Dryden Ebi, Flora H Dryden (Ebi), James Archer Ebi
    AlvinDrydenEbi

    Documents
    Citation91
    Citation91
    Draft Registration - Alvin Dryden Ebi

    Histories
    Alvin Dryden Ebi Obituary
    Alvin Dryden Ebi Obituary

  • Sources 
    1. [S33] Hugh Byrne Notes, Date of Import: Feb 20, 2005.

    2. [S35] California Death Index, 1940-1997, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2000), Ancestry.com. California Death Index, 1940-1997. [database online] Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2000. Original electronic data: State of California. California Death Index, 1940-1997. Sacramento, CA: State of California Department of Health Services, Center for Health Statistics, 19--.

    3. [S141] World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Ancestry.com. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 [database online]. Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2005. Original data: National Archives and Records Administration. World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918. M1509, 4,582 rolls. National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.

    4. [S13] 1900 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004), Online publication - Ancestry.com. 1900 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1900.T623, 1854 rolls. San Benito, California, ED 16, roll T623 97, page 1B.

    5. [S1030] Alvin D Ebi, Prominent Local Merchant Dies.

    6. [S145] 1906 Great Register of San Benito County, #57, Ebi, A. D., Age 26, Jeweler, Hollister.

    7. [S14] 1910 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006), Ancestry.com. 1910 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2004. Indexed by ProQuest from microfilmed schedules of the 1910 U.S. Federal Decennial Census. Data imaged from National Archives and Records Administration. 1910 Federal Population Census. T624, 1,784 rolls. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration. Hollister Twp, San Benito, California, ED 23, roll 93, part 2, page 34A.

    8. [S204] 1916 Great Register of San Benito County, #41, Ebi, Alvin D., Jeweler, Republican.

    9. [S15] 1920 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005), Ancestry.com. 1920 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2005. Indexed by Ancestry.com from microfilmed schedules of the 1920 U.S. Federal Decennial Census. Data imaged from National Archives and Records Administration.1920 Federal Population Census. T625, 2,076 rolls. National Archives and Records Administration, Washington D.C.

    10. [S17] 1930 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2002), Online publication - Ancestry.com. 1930 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2002.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1930.T626, 2,667 rolls. Hollister, San Benito, California, ED 1, roll 187, page , image 335.0.

    11. [S616] Affidavit for Marriage License.

    12. [S113] San Benito County Marriage Record Books, San Benito County Historical Society, Book 4, Page 98.




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