Malcom Poole



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Eugene Malcolm Poole  
Passport photo 1918
Born: 25 Nov 1880 Accokeek, George County, MD

Spanish-American War: Poole, Malcolm, Private, Co. A, 18th Regt PA Vol Inf.  Residence: Bellevue, PA; Enrolled May 8, 1898; Mustered in May 12, 1898; Mustered out with company Oct 22, 1898.



Married: Abt.1903 to Louise Pettes Moore


Died: 21 Feb 1946 Portland, OR
Buried: Arlington National Cemetery
Find A Grave Memorial# 49299783


Eugene Alonzo Poole


Ella T. Fowles


Louise Pettes Moore

Jesse Ellsworth

CHILDREN with Louise Pettes Moore

1.  Helen Frances. Poole b. 06 May 1905 PA  
Helen Frances Moore
Carnegie Mellon University 1927

2.  Doris Kreese. Poole b. 14 Aug 1908 PA

                            d. 12 July 1988

Doris K Poole
Bellevue High School, 1927

CHILDREN with Jesse Ellsworth

1. James Ellsworth Poole b. 09 Feb 1908 or 1909 Chihuahua, Mexico  
1920 passport photo  Jesse Ellsworth Poole, James Ellsworth Poole, Malcolm Poole


According to oral history, Malcolm disappeared during the Mexican Revolution of 1910.  His wife and sister-in-law, Lucy Prescott Moore, went down to Mexico looking for him.  Supposedly they never found him.  However, Malcolm Poole had not died.  He had another wife and a son born in 1908 in Chihuahua, Mexico - the same year that his daughter Doris K Poole, was born in Pittsburgh.  .  See passport posted below which was issued in 1918.


                                Facts on Eugene Malcom Poole

1880 Born Nov 25, 1880 in Accokeek, Prince Georges Co., MD

1900 Living with both parents in Bellevue, Allegheny, PA

1903-1904 Marries Louise Moore around this time in Bellevue
Helen Poole born 06 May 1905 in Bellevue

1903-1908 Passport applications list him as living in Mexico

James Ellsworth Poole born in Chihuahua, Mexico 09 Feb 1908
Doris K. Poole born in Bellevue on 14 Aug 1908

1908-1910 Passport applications list him as living in Brazil
James Ellsworth Poole was born in Mexico so it seems he had met up with Jesse Ellsworth before he moved to Brazil.

1910-1912 Louise Moore Poole and her sister, Lucy Moore, go to Mexico looking for Louise’s husband, Malcom Poole, who they think has disappeared during the Mexican Revolution. Supposedly they came home unable to locate him and assumed he was dead.

1910 Malcom Poole arrives in NY from Barbados on 28 Jan 1910 traveling with William F. Gausta.

1910-1914 Passport applications list him as living in Montevideo, Uruguay

1914 Malcolm Poole arrives in NY from Montevideo with James Ellsworth Poole, age 5. Last permanent address listed as Akron, Ohio for both Malcolm and James Ellsworth Poole. Jesse Ellsworth is not listed.

1918 Apr 4 Passport application. Permanent address Lancaster Co., VA. Works for Swift & Co. Living in Uruguay.

1920 Passport applications. Wife, Jesse Ellsworth Poole, and son, James Ellsworth, both listed. Permanent address Washington DC. Working for Ulen Contracting

1942 March 3, Malcom Poole leaves Buenos Aires, Argentina for New Orleans. Lists address as 1420 Cambarrone St. New Orleans. No companion

1942 April 27 WWII Draft Card living at Hotel Latham 4 East 28th , NY can be contacted at 1420 Camronne St. New Orleans. Contact person, Ford E. Willoughby

1946 Feb 21 Dies in Portland, Oregon Buried at Arlington National Cemetery, VA