Elsie Welsh Saltus Munds
Elsie Munds met Meher Baba on Friday 20th November 1931 on his first visit to New York, north of the city at Croton-on-Hudson and later again in Paris, France.
She also met Baba at the Meher Center in Myrtle Beach, SC. in the 1950s.
Her daughter Josephine and husband Sven both visited the Center at other times.
Elsie was the maid of honour for Elizabeth ( Chapin ) Patterson at her marriage to Kenneth Patterson on the 9th November 1929.
Born : 27th November 1897 - Philadelphia, PA., USA - ( Elsie Welsh Smith )
Died : 8th September 1969 - Paris, France
Married : 1) Edgar Evertson Saltus ( 1855 - 1921 ) m. 8th October 1895 - English Embassy Church, Paris, France
2) James Theus Munds ( 1882, Wilmington, NC - 1938 NY. ) m. 26th October 1917- St.Thomas Church, New York, NY.
3) Henry de Gaspé
m. early 1930s
Children : Saltus - Elsie Welsh
Munds - James Theus Munds Jr. born 1920 & Josephine Chandler Munds -
Josephine Munds married Sven Gustav Malmberg in 1945
* * * Nils ( Theus ) Malmberg is one of 3 children from this marriage.
Theus is married to Taria Rachael Frey and they live in Myrtle Beach, SC.
Elsie's Father : Dr. Edward A. Smith
Elsie's Grandfather : Samuel Welsh
Elsie's 1st husband : Edgar E. Sultus
BOOKS WRITTEN BY EDGAR E. SALTUS
Elsie's 2nd husband : James Theus Munds
J. THEUS MUND HOUSE - 121 East 64th Street, New York, NY.
James Theus & Elsie Munds had 2 children - James Jr and Josephine.
Sven & Josephine Malmberg's son Nil "Theus "