|Mary S Taylor
Joined: 27 Nov 2007
Location: Fresno, CA
|Posted: Fri Aug 18, 2017 5:15 am Post subject: Van Scarlett, Samuel 1865-1946
|Monterey Peninsula Herald, CA Nov 12, 1946
Carmel Valley Pioneer Passes
Death came suddenly last evening to Samuel Van Scarlett, pioneer resident of Carmel Valley at the home of his daughter, Mrs. John R. Leslie of 314 Third street, Pacific Grove. A native of Fairfax, Missouri, he was 71 years of age. Mr. Scarlett came to Carmel Valley in 1908, engaging in ranching on the property which is still the family home. For a time he was associated in blacksmithing in New Monterey with the late John Bussey. He was among the oldest members of Pacific Grove Lodge No. 331, F&AM, receiving his 50y-ear insignia at ceremonies held four years ago. He leaves his wife, Mrs. Lou E. Scarlett of Carmel Valley; four daughters, Mrs. John R. Leslie of Pacific Grove, Mrs. Roy Lindquist and Mrs. Gilbert Selfridge of Reno, and Mrs. Loren Wilder of Carmel Valley; three sons, Truman E. and Ariel I. Scarlett of Carmel Valley, and Art L. Scarlett of Sacramento; 12 grandchildren, and one great-grandchild. Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. on Thursday at the Paul Mortuary, Pacific Grove, with the Rev. John A. Logan and the Masonic Lodge officiating.
Monterey Peninsula Herald, CA Nov 13, 1946
Masons to Attend Scarlett Services
Members of the Pacific Grove Masonic Lodge will meet at the Grove lodgerooms at 1:30 o’clock tomorrow afternoon, prior to attending the funeral services for Samuel Van Scarlett, pioneer Carmel Valley resident who died yesterday, The Grove lodge will officiate at the services, which are scheduled for 2:30 o’clock at The Paul Mortuary.
Copyright (c) 2017 The Monterey County Herald
VANSCARLETT SAMUEL 1865 11 14 VANGUNDY SCARLETT MALE MO MONTEREY 1946 11 11 80