Charles Ellis

M, b. circa 1902
Census DateLocation
15 April 1930Madison, Dane, WisconsinCharles Ellis was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Madison, Dane, Wisconsin.1
     Charles Ellis was a assistant foreman at battery company in 1930.

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Madison, Dane, Wisconsin; Roll 2567; Page: 18B; Enumeration District: 43; Image: 232.0.

Eva A. Stanton

F, b. 15 September 1907
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1928As of 1928,her married name was LaBounty.

Henry Aver Tonkin

M, b. 14 March 1889

Children of Henry Aver Tonkin and Rose Marian LaBounty

Orville Andrew Culver

M, b. 28 September 1923, d. 8 January 1924
Father*Maynard F. Culver b. 21 Jul 1896, d. 28 Oct 1931
Mother*Maud Sylvia LaBounty b. 17 May 1901, d. 15 Sep 1978

Margaret Ellen Culver

F, b. 22 October 1926, d. 2 April 1927
Father*Maynard F. Culver b. 21 Jul 1896, d. 28 Oct 1931
Mother*Maud Sylvia LaBounty b. 17 May 1901, d. 15 Sep 1978

James Edward Culver

M, b. 18 November 1927, d. 2 December 1927
Father*Maynard F. Culver b. 21 Jul 1896, d. 28 Oct 1931
Mother*Maud Sylvia LaBounty b. 17 May 1901, d. 15 Sep 1978

Jacob Dochnahl

M

Child of Jacob Dochnahl and Anna (?)

Anna (?)

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Dochnahl.

Child of Anna (?) and Jacob Dochnahl

Homer James Tonkin

M, b. 20 April 1917, d. 14 December 2008
Father*Henry Aver Tonkin b. 14 Mar 1889
Mother*Rose Marian LaBounty b. 20 Dec 1888, d. 1 Dec 1955
  • Homer James Tonkin was born on 20 April 1917 at Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Henry Aver Tonkin and Rose Marian LaBounty.
  • Homer James Tonkin married Leona Anise Klosterman on 17 June 1939.
  • Homer James Tonkin died on 14 December 2008 at age 91 Homer J. Tonkin, age 91, passed away peacefully on Sunday, Dec. 14, 2008, at Middleton Village Nursing and Rehab Center. He was born on April 20, 1917 on a farm near Mineral Point to Henry and Rose Mary (LaBounty) Tonkin. He graduated from Mineral Point High School in 1936. On June 17, 1939, he married Leona Klosterman at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Hollandale. They lived in Mineral Point prior to moving to Madison in 1942 where he was employed at Oscar Mayer and Co. for 39 years.During his career with Oscar Mayer, he held various supervisory positions until his retirement in 1981. Homer served for 32 years as chairman of the Credit Committee of the Oscar Mayer Credit Union, now known as Heritage Credit Union. Homer was an active member of St. Raphael's Cathedral, serving as secretary of the Cathedral for 26 years, president of the Holy Name Society and ushered. He was also a member of the Knight's of Columbus, Council 531, and the Madison Elks Club, Lodge 410. Homer and Leona loved to dance, especially to Big Band music and met many good friends at the Park Ponderosa in McFarland. Homer was a very caring husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, uncle and friend. He was always ready to offer a helping hand and many people benefited from his long and rewarding life. Homer resided in Madison prior to moving to Middleton in 1986. He moved to Sylvan Crossings at Westshire Village in Waunakee in 2005, to All Saints Assisted Living in July, 2008 and then to Middleton Village Nursing and Rehab Center where he received excellent care. He was preceded in death by his parents; infant sister, Rose Mary; an infant son, John Joseph Tonkin; wife, Leona in 2001; brother, Donald; sister, Dora Jane Koch; sisters-in-law, Betty Tonkin, Florence Gempler and Dorie Klosterman; brothers-in-law Lavern McCarville and Donald Koch. He is survived by his four daughters, Kim (Mel) Sumwalt of Middleton, Terry (Phil) Punswick of Reno, Nev., and Denys Tonkin Reese and Jill (David) Hilbert both of Middleton; a special nephew, Urban (Pat) Klosterman of Verona; 12 grandchildren, Eric (Karen) Punswick of Olathe, Kan., Jason Sumwalt (Lynette Linke) of Chicago, Dylan Hilbert of Green Bay, Amy (Jason) Spacek of Shawnee, Kan., Jacob Sumwalt of Myrtle Beach, S.C., Kevin (Jennie) Punswick of Overland Park, Kan., Lara (Matthew) Wokasch of Newport Beach, Calif., Zachary (Mary Beth) Hilbert of Frankfort, Ill. and Brent Reese, Hans Hilbert, John Reese, and Ashley Tonkin of Middleton; eight great-grandchildren, Joseph, Lucia and Samuel Punswick, Anna and Johnathan Punswick, Avery and Jillian Spacek, and Fiona Hilbert; a sister, Gerda (Thomas) Hayter of Sun City Center, Fla; brother-in-law, Lloyd Klosterman of Dodgeville; sisters-in-law, Muriel McCarville of Hollandale and Idain (Jim) Carter of Blanchardville; and many nieces and nephews. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at ST. BERNARD'S CATHOLIC CHURCH, 2015 Parmenter St., Middleton, on Saturday, Dec. 20, 2008, at 11:30 a.m. Monsignor Douglas Dushack and Monsignor Daniel Ganshert will concelebrate. There will be visitation at the church, for relatives and friends starting at 10:30 a.m. prior to the service. Entombment will be at Resurrection Cemetery. The family would like to give a special thanks to the staff at Middleton Village - Harbor Wing, Dr. Haas, Nan Wild and the staff at Dean Clinic along with Hospice Care - Ann Winn and staff for their wonderful care and support. In lieu of flowers, please direct memorials to the Don and Marilyn Anderson Hospice Care Center, 5395 E. Cheryl Parkway, Madison, WI 53711.

Child of Homer James Tonkin and Leona Anise Klosterman

Leona Anise Klosterman

F, b. 14 May 1914, d. 7 November 2001
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLeona Anise Klosterman was also known as Anise.
Name VariationLeona Anise Klosterman was also known as Klosterman.
Married Name17 June 1939As of 17 June 1939,her married name was Tonkin.

Child of Leona Anise Klosterman and Homer James Tonkin

Rose Mary Tonkin

F
Father*Henry Aver Tonkin b. 14 Mar 1889
Mother*Rose Marian LaBounty b. 20 Dec 1888, d. 1 Dec 1955

John Joseph Tonkin

M, b. 23 October 1955, d. 7 November 1955
Father*Homer James Tonkin b. 20 Apr 1917, d. 14 Dec 2008
Mother*Leona Anise Klosterman b. 14 May 1914, d. 7 Nov 2001
  • John Joseph Tonkin was born on 23 October 1955 at Madison, Dane, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Homer James Tonkin and Leona Anise Klosterman.
  • John Joseph Tonkin died on 7 November 1955 at died in infancy, Madison, Dane, Wisconsin.

Donald Tonkin

M, d. before December 2008
Father*Henry Aver Tonkin b. 14 Mar 1889
Mother*Rose Marian LaBounty b. 20 Dec 1888, d. 1 Dec 1955

Dora Jane Tonkin

F, d. before December 2008
Father*Henry Aver Tonkin b. 14 Mar 1889
Mother*Rose Marian LaBounty b. 20 Dec 1888, d. 1 Dec 1955
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Koch.

Donald Koch

M, d. before December 2008

Norma Elizabeth McDonough

F, b. 26 March 1924, d. 17 July 1981
Father*Thomas McDonough b. c 1890
Mother*Clara Long b. c 1894
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name18 July 1945As of 18 July 1945,her married name was Sumwalt.
Census DateLocation
1930Willow, Richland, WisconsinNorma Elizabeth McDonough was listed as a daughter in Thomas McDonough's household on the 1930 Census at Willow, Richland, Wisconsin.1

Child of Norma Elizabeth McDonough and James Allen Sumwalt

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Willow, Richland, Wisconsin; Roll: 2608; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 23; Image: 936.0.

James Frederick Johnston

M, b. 13 December 1879, d. 11 November 1944
Father*James Johnston b. 14 Oct 1842, d. a 1910
Mother*Julia Ann Wright b. 29 Apr 1847, d. a 1910
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJames Frederick Johnston was also known as Fred J.
Census DateLocation
1900Willow, Richland, WisconsinJames Frederick Johnston was listed as a son in James Johnston's household on the 1900 Census at Willow, Richland, Wisconsin.1
1910Willow, Richland, WisconsinJames Frederick Johnston was listed as a son in James Johnston's household on the 1910 Census at Willow, Richland, Wisconsin.2
1920Lime Ridge, Sauk, WisconsinJames Frederick Johnston was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Lime Ridge, Sauk, Wisconsin.3
1930Lime Ridge, Sauk, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Lime Ridge, Sauk, Wisconsin, surname listed as Johnson.4

Children of James Frederick Johnston and Martha Lucy Cortleyou

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Willow, Richland, Wisconsin; Roll: T623_1813 Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 124.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Willow, Richland, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1732; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 103; Image: 1241.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Lime Ridge, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_2015; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 170; Image: 237.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Lime Ridge, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: 2609; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 21; Image: 240.0.

Martha Lucy Cortleyou

F, b. 23 October 1893, d. 13 January 1954
Father*Dwight Theodore Cortleyou b. 21 Sep 1853, d. 22 Dec 1920
Mother*Florence R. Fry b. c 1873, d. May 1898
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMartha Lucy Cortleyou was also known as Mattie.
Name VariationMartha Lucy Cortleyou was also known as Cortelyou.
Married Name7 November 1911As of 7 November 1911,her married name was Johnston.
Census DateLocation
1900Washington, Sauk, WisconsinMartha Lucy Cortleyou was listed as a daughter in Dwight Theodore Cortleyou's household on the 1900 Census at Washington, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
1910Willow, Richland, WisconsinMartha Lucy Cortleyou was listed as a gardine (guardian) in James Johnston's household on the 1910 Census at Willow, Richland, Wisconsin.2
1920Lime Ridge, Sauk, WisconsinMartha Lucy Cortleyou was listed as wife in James Frederick Johnston's household on the 1920 Census at Lime Ridge, Sauk, Wisconsin.3
1930Lime Ridge, Sauk, WisconsinMartha Lucy Cortleyou was listed as wife in James Frederick Johnston's household on the 1930 Census at Lime Ridge, Sauk, Wisconsin; surname listed as Johnson.4
     After 1900 after the death of her mother, Martha was taken and raised by the James Johnston family (future father-in-law).

Children of Martha Lucy Cortleyou and James Frederick Johnston

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Washington, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T623_1817; Page: 9B; Enumeration District: 148.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Willow, Richland, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1732; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 103; Image: 1241.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Lime Ridge, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_2015; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 170; Image: 237.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Lime Ridge, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: 2609; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 21; Image: 240.0.

Dwight Theodore Cortleyou

M, b. 21 September 1853, d. 22 December 1920
Father*William Cortleyou b. c 1824, d. 29 Dec 1879
Mother*Catherine (?) b. 28 Jun 1826, d. 14 Jun 1893
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationDwight Theodore Cortleyou was also known as Theodore Frederick.
Name VariationDwight Theodore Cortleyou was also known as Theodore Dwight.
Name VariationDwight Theodore Cortleyou was also known as Cortelyou.
Census DateLocation
1870Washington, Sauk, WisconsinDwight Theodore Cortleyou was listed in William Cortleyou's household on the 1870 Census at Washington, Sauk, Wisconsin.
1900Washington, Sauk, WisconsinDwight Theodore Cortleyou was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Washington, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
1920Lime Ridge, Sauk, WisconsinHe was listed as father-in-law in James Frederick Johnston's household on the 1920 Census at Lime Ridge, Sauk, Wisconsin.2

Children of Dwight Theodore Cortleyou and Florence R. Fry

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Washington, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T623_1817; Page: 9B; Enumeration District: 148.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Lime Ridge, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_2015; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 170; Image: 237.

Florence R. Fry

F, b. circa 1873, d. May 1898
Father*Rome Joyce Fry
Mother*Amitia Walthart
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameJanuary 1893As of January 1893,her married name was Cortelyou.
Married NameJanuary 1893As of January 1893,her married name was Cortleyou.

Children of Florence R. Fry and Dwight Theodore Cortleyou

Nancy Elizabeth Hampton

F, b. 18 May 1865, d. 17 July 1923
Father*Wade Hampton
Mother*Sarah Collins
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore 1897As of before 1897,her married name was Robieson.
Married Namebefore 1897As of before 1897,her married name was Robertson.
Married Namecirca 1899As of circa 1899,her married name was Cortelyou.
Married Namecirca 1899As of circa 1899,her married name was Cortleyou.
Census DateLocation
1900Washington, Sauk, WisconsinNancy Elizabeth Hampton was listed as wife in Dwight Theodore Cortleyou's household on the 1900 Census at Washington, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Child of Nancy Elizabeth Hampton and Alexander Elmer Robertson

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Washington, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T623_1817; Page: 9B; Enumeration District: 148.

Edna May Cortleyou

F, b. 8 April 1897, d. October 1983
Father*Dwight Theodore Cortleyou b. 21 Sep 1853, d. 22 Dec 1920
Mother*Florence R. Fry b. c 1873, d. May 1898
Adoptive fatherArthur E. White b. c 1873
Adoptive motherKatherine (?) b. c 1867
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationEdna May Cortleyou was also known as Cortelyou.
Married Name28 June 1922As of 28 June 1922,her married name was Simpson.
Census DateLocation
1900Washington, Sauk, WisconsinEdna May Cortleyou was listed as a daughter in Dwight Theodore Cortleyou's household on the 1900 Census at Washington, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
1910Bandon, Coos, OregonEdna May Cortleyou was listed as an adopted daughter in Arthur E. White's household on the 1910 Census at Bandon, Coos, Oregon.2
     Edna May Cortleyou obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin. She was a teacher in 1920.

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Washington, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T623_1817; Page: 9B; Enumeration District: 148.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Bandon, Coos, Oregon; Roll: T624_1280; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 50; Image: 5.

Alexander Elmer Robertson

M, d. before 1900
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAlexander Elmer Robertson was also known as Robieson.

Child of Alexander Elmer Robertson and Nancy Elizabeth Hampton

Freida Mae Robertson

F, b. November 1897
Father*Alexander Elmer Robertson d. b 1900
Mother*Nancy Elizabeth Hampton b. 18 May 1865, d. 17 Jul 1923
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationFreida Mae Robertson was also known as Robieson.
Name VariationFreida Mae Robertson was also known as Freda.
Census DateLocation
1900Washington, Sauk, WisconsinFreida Mae Robertson was listed as a step-daughter in Dwight Theodore Cortleyou's household on the 1900 Census at Washington, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Washington, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T623_1817; Page: 9B; Enumeration District: 148.

Arthur E. White

M, b. circa 1873
Father*(?) White d. b 1910
Mother*Elizabeth (?) b. c 1833, d. a 1910
Census DateLocation
1910Bandon, Coos, OregonArthur E. White was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Bandon, Coos, Oregon.1

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Bandon, Coos, Oregon; Roll: T624_1280; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 50; Image: 5.

Katherine (?)

F, b. circa 1867
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1899As of circa 1899,her married name was White.
Census DateLocation
1910Bandon, Coos, OregonKatherine (?) was listed as wife in Arthur E. White's household on the 1910 Census at Bandon, Coos, Oregon.1

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Bandon, Coos, Oregon; Roll: T624_1280; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 50; Image: 5.

Elizabeth (?)

F, b. circa 1833, d. after 1910
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was White.
  • Elizabeth (?) married (?) White.
  • Elizabeth (?) was born circa 1833 at England.
  • She died after 1910.
Census DateLocation
1910Bandon, Coos, OregonElizabeth (?) was listed as mother in Arthur E. White's household on the 1910 Census at Bandon, Coos, Oregon.1

Child of Elizabeth (?) and (?) White

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Bandon, Coos, Oregon; Roll: T624_1280; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 50; Image: 5.

(?) White

M, d. before 1910

Child of (?) White and Elizabeth (?)

Phyllis Marie Cortleyou

F, b. 16 December 1916, d. 1 February 2003
Father*William Henry Cortleyou b. 30 Mar 1895, d. 29 Oct 1970
Mother*Hazel Jeanette Hess b. 28 Sep 1898, d. 11 Dec 1970
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationPhyllis Marie Cortleyou was also known as Cortelyou.
Married Name9 February 1945As of 9 February 1945,her married name was Hanko.

Child of Phyllis Marie Cortleyou and Joseph M. Hanko

Katherine Hattie Cortleyou

F, b. 12 February 1919, d. December 1920
Father*William Henry Cortleyou b. 30 Mar 1895, d. 29 Oct 1970
Mother*Hazel Jeanette Hess b. 28 Sep 1898, d. 11 Dec 1970
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationKatherine Hattie Cortleyou was also known as Cortelyou.