Elvin Lewis HORST
- Birth: 15 Jun 1904, Lyons, Iowa
- Married: 1 Jun 1934
- Death: Clearwater, Pinellis, Flordia
- Buried: New Berlin, Waukesha, Wisconsin
Cause of death was Old age.
Interview of Lettie Lee Horst, July 1998
Prior to marriage with Lettie Gray, he lived in a rooming house in Chicago, where he met and got to know Al Capone.
He went to the University of Iowa, but did not graduate. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge. He was raised in the Episcopalian faith.
Moved to St. Petersburg area of Florida and lived with his daughter Henrietta Goodden in the early 1980's. Moved into a retired home in Clearwater, FL after the daughter Henrietta had a stroke.
He died Jan 4 or 6 1991.
Elvin married Lettie Gray HULL, daughter of William Harper HULL and Lettie Lee BROWN, on 1 Jun 1934. (Lettie Gray HULL was born on 11 Feb 1903 in Sedalia, Pettis, MO, died on 18 Aug 1979 in Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI and was buried in New Berlin, Waukesha, Wisconsin.) The cause of death was Pancreatis Cancer.