MARSHALL PATRICK WEST AND
MARGARETE CROMPTON-WEST FAMILY
Margarete E. Crompton
Marshall Patrick West was born April 30th 1885/1886 in Maxwell, Tennessee, to Simeon E. West and Marie H. Patrick. Grover Cleveland succeeds Chester A. Arthur as President of the United States. The Statue of Liberty arrives in New York Harbor. Dr. Pepper is served for the very first time. L.A. Thompson patents the roller coaster, and The Benz Patent Motorwagen, the first purpose-built automobile, is built.
Margarete E. Crompton was born February 7th, 1886 to David and Elizabeth Crompton, the 5th of 14 children. U.S. President Grover Cleveland marries Frances Folsom in the White House, becoming the only president to wed in the executive mansion. She is 27 years his junior.
Marshall and Margarete married on December 25th, 1910 in Evanston, Wyoming. Any number of children unknown.
Marshall Patrick West died November 5th, 1925 in Salida, Colorado, and Margarete passed July 21st, 1943 in Salida, Colorado, where both are buried.