Leroy Davenport

M, b. circa February 1909
Father*Henry Davenport b. c 1860, d. a 1920
Mother*Myrtle LaBounty b. Mar 1892, d. a 1947
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLeroy Davenport was also known as Roy.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca February 1909Leroy Davenport was born circa February 1909 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Henry Davenport and Myrtle LaBounty.
Census DateLocationDescription
1910Lone Rock, Richland, WisconsinLeroy Davenport was listed as a son in Henry Davenport's household on the 1910 Census at Lone Rock, Richland, Wisconsin.1
1920Clyde, Iowa, WisconsinLeroy Davenport was listed as a son in Henry Davenport's household on the 1920 Census at Clyde, Iowa, Wisconsin.2

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Lone Rock, Richland, Wisconsin; Roll T624_1732; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 89; Image: 855.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Clyde, Iowa, Wisconsin; Roll T625_1989; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 152; Image: 44.

Florence Davenport

F, b. circa 1912
Father*Henry Davenport b. c 1860, d. a 1920
Mother*Myrtle LaBounty b. Mar 1892, d. a 1947
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1912Florence Davenport was born circa 1912 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Henry Davenport and Myrtle LaBounty.
Census DateLocationDescription
1920Clyde, Iowa, WisconsinFlorence Davenport was listed as a daughter in Henry Davenport's household on the 1920 Census at Clyde, Iowa, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Clyde, Iowa, Wisconsin; Roll T625_1989; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 152; Image: 44.

Veria Davenport

F, b. circa 1916
Father*Henry Davenport b. c 1860, d. a 1920
Mother*Myrtle LaBounty b. Mar 1892, d. a 1947
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1916Veria Davenport was born circa 1916 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Henry Davenport and Myrtle LaBounty.
Census DateLocationDescription
1920Clyde, Iowa, WisconsinVeria Davenport was listed as a daughter in Henry Davenport's household on the 1920 Census at Clyde, Iowa, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Clyde, Iowa, Wisconsin; Roll T625_1989; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 152; Image: 44.

(?) Mohr

M

Children of (?) Mohr

Emil H. Mohr

M, b. 1872, d. 1957
Father*(?) Mohr
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1872Emil H. Mohr was born in 1872 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of (?) Mohr.
UNMARRIED1920As of 1920, Emil H. Mohr was never married.
Death1957He died in 1957.
Burial1957He was buried in 1957 at Wauzeka Cemetery, Crawford, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocationDescription
1910Wauzeka, Crawford, WisconsinEmil H. Mohr was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Wauzeka, Crawford, Wisconsin.1
1920Wauzeka, Crawford, WisconsinHe was listed as a brother in Sylbo Mohr's household on the 1920 Census at Wauzeka, Crawford, Wisconsin.2
1930Wauzeka, Crawford, WisconsinEmil H. Mohr was listed as a brother in Sylbo Mohr's household on the 1930 Census at Wauzeka, Crawford, Wisconsin.3

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Wauzeka, Crawford, Wisconsin; Roll T624_1706; Page: 12B; Enumeration District: 13; Image: 389.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Wauzeka, Crawford, Wisconsin; Roll T625_1980; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 14; Image: 551.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Wauzeka, Crawford, Wisconsin; Roll 2566; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 23; Image: 194.0.

Bertha M. Broughton

F, b. 10 April 1932, d. 15 December 2014
Father*William H. Broughton b. c 1903, d. b Oct 2008
Mother*Loretta D. Mercer b. 10 Sep 1912, d. 19 Oct 2008
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Lawton.
Married NameHer married name was Milbrandt.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageBertha M. Broughton married Donald P. Milbrandt, son of Lee E. Milbrandt and Nellie B. (?).
Birth10 April 1932Bertha M. Broughton was born on 10 April 1932 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of William H. Broughton and Loretta D. Mercer.
Death15 December 2014Bertha M. Broughton died on 15 December 2014 at age 82 Bertha M. Milbrandt, 82, a resident at Nazareth Health and Rehabilitation Center for the past 1.5 yrs., passed away Monday, Dec. 15th, 2014. She was born Bertha M. Broughton to Loretta (Mercer) and William Broughton April 10, 1932, in the Lone Rock. She later moved to Evansville, and attended Evansville High School. She first married Bill Lawton and they had two children, Debra and Dale Lawton. They divorced and she married Donald Milbrandt. Bertha worked many years at Advanced Transformers and for a while at Skaalen Nursing home. She loved to socialize at Pete's Inn, The Night Owl with her travel friend, Carrie Fiechter, enjoyed lunching and playing games with the Golden Diners at Creekside Place. She loved collecting John Wayne memorabilia and owl figurines. On one special birthday, dear friend “Blonde Dan” dressed as John Wayne and took her on a full afternoon excursion. In her earlier years she was quite the seamstress, making many dresses. Bertha is survived by her children: Debbie (Dave) Milbrandt of Evansville, and their children, David Jr. Dana Reinartz and Dori Milbrandt (fiancé Jesse Kuehl) of Sun Prairie; Dale Lawton of Missouri, and his son, Dale Jr. of Kewaunee; Peggy (Rich) Wayne of Janesville, and children, Robin Milbrandt, Richie Jr. and Bobbie Jo Wayne; Janet (Brian) Burns of Oregon, WI, and daughter, Brooke. Penny (Dan) Ambler of Evansville, and children, Jesse and Justin; step-daughter, Gloria (Chuck) Shain of Beloit, and children, Tammy Rodley, Tina Dobbs; Tim and Ted Ames and all of their children; great-grandchildren: Breanna, William and Rochelle Church, Dylan Reinartz, Madison Lawton, Ashley Wayne, Zachary Wayne and Violet Milbrandt; great great-granddaughter, Savanah Grace Cottrell. She is also survived by her siblings: Clifford (Carol) Broughton of CA, Catherine Lawton of Madison, Shirley Good of New Lisbon, Jim (Lynette) Broughton of Evansville; many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Don in 1992; brother, Francis; grandson, Billy Lawton; and great-granddaughter, Marya Wayne-O'Dierno; the Church children's father, Bradley Church; good friend, Lois Peterson; and numerous brothers and sisters-in-law. We wish to thank Bertha's special friends, Linda and Bret Church, the staff at Nazareth Health and Rehab, Mercy Clinic-Evansville, Agrace HospiceCare for their care and compassion. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday Dec. 22, 2014, at WARD-HURTLEY FUNERAL HOME, Evansville, with Reverend Josh Brumbaugh of Oak Grove Church, Evansville, officiating. Burial will follow in Maple Hill Cemetery, Evansville. A visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the time of service on Monday at the FUNERAL HOME.
Census DateLocationDescription
22 April 1940Oakdale, Monroe, WisconsinBertha M. Broughton was listed as a daughter in William H. Broughton's household on the 1940 Census at Oakdale, Monroe, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Oakdale, Monroe, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4505; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 41-21.

Donald P. Milbrandt

M, b. 5 November 1924, d. 1992
Father*Lee E. Milbrandt b. c 1892
Mother*Nellie B. (?) b. c 1893
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationDonald P. Milbrandt was also known as Don.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageDonald P. Milbrandt married Bertha M. Broughton, daughter of William H. Broughton and Loretta D. Mercer.
Birth5 November 1924Donald P. Milbrandt was born on 5 November 1924 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Lee E. Milbrandt and Nellie B. (?).
Death1992Donald P. Milbrandt died in 1992.
Census DateLocationDescription
2 April 1930Magnolia, Rock, WisconsinDonald P. Milbrandt was listed as a son in Lee E. Milbrandt's household on the 1930 Census at Magnolia, Rock, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Magnolia, Rock, Wisconsin; Roll: 2610; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 0041; Image: 789.0; FHL microfilm: 2342344.

Francis William Broughton

M, b. 4 January 1935, d. 1 March 1959
Father*William H. Broughton b. c 1903, d. b Oct 2008
Mother*Loretta D. Mercer b. 10 Sep 1912, d. 19 Oct 2008
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationFrancis William Broughton was also known as Frances.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth4 January 1935Francis William Broughton was born on 4 January 1935 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of William H. Broughton and Loretta D. Mercer.
Death1 March 1959Francis William Broughton died on 1 March 1959 at Wisconsin at age 24.
Burialafter 1 March 1959He was buried after 1 March 1959 at Maple Hill Cemetery, Evansville, Rock, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocationDescription
22 April 1940Oakdale, Monroe, WisconsinFrancis William Broughton was listed as a son in William H. Broughton's household on the 1940 Census at Oakdale, Monroe, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Oakdale, Monroe, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4505; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 41-21.

Everett C. Anderson

M, b. 8 May 1931, d. 25 October 1987
Father*Everett Clarence Anderson b. 8 Sep 1901, d. 22 Apr 1974
Mother*Hazel Mae Broughton b. 1 Oct 1907, d. 18 Feb 1993
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationEverett C. Anderson was also known as Andy.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth8 May 1931Everett C. Anderson was born on 8 May 1931.
He was the son of Everett Clarence Anderson and Hazel Mae Broughton.
Marriage16 June 1951Everett C. Anderson married Jeanette A. Nicks on 16 June 1951.
Death25 October 1987Everett C. Anderson died on 25 October 1987 at age 56.
Burialafter 25 October 1987He was buried after 25 October 1987 at Thompson's Viola Cemetery, Forest, Richland, Wisconsin.
Everett C and Jeanette A Nicks Anderson tombstone

Edward Anderson

M
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageEdward Anderson married Matilda Hagenstone.

Child of Edward Anderson and Matilda Hagenstone

Matilda Hagenstone

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Anderson.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageMatilda Hagenstone married Edward Anderson.

Child of Matilda Hagenstone and Edward Anderson

Jeanette A. Nicks

F, b. 1931
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name16 June 1951As of 16 June 1951,her married name was Anderson.
Life EventDateDescription
BurialJeanette A. Nicks was buried at Thompson's Viola Cemetery, Forest, Richland, Wisconsin.
Everett C and Jeanette A Nicks Anderson tombstone
Birth1931She was born in 1931.
Marriage16 June 1951She married Everett C. Anderson, son of Everett Clarence Anderson and Hazel Mae Broughton, on 16 June 1951.

Virginia Grace Suiter

F, b. 8 September 1930, d. 30 October 1997
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Broughton.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageVirginia Grace Suiter married James Edward Broughton, son of Alfred Chester Broughton and Mary Jane Goodale.
Birth8 September 1930Virginia Grace Suiter was born on 8 September 1930 at Leclaire, Scott, Iowa.
Death30 October 1997She died on 30 October 1997 at Leclaire, Scott, Iowa, at age 67.

Felix Flynn

M, b. circa 1877
Father*James Flynn b. c 1828, d. 1889
Mother*Sarah McMahon b. 16 Oct 1844, d. 1909
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationFelix Flynn was also known as Phil.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1877Felix Flynn was born circa 1877 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of James Flynn and Sarah McMahon.
Marriagebefore 1905Felix Flynn married Sadie (?) before 1905.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Clyde, Iowa, WisconsinFelix Flynn was listed as a son in James Flynn's household on the 1880 Census at Clyde, Iowa, Wisconsin.1
1 June 1905Clyde, Iowa, WisconsinFelix Flynn is listed as a married son on the census of 1 June 1905 in the household of Sarah McMahon at Clyde, Iowa, Wisconsin.

Child of Felix Flynn and Sadie (?)

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Clyde, Iowa, Wisconsin; Roll 1429; Family History Film: 1255429; Page: 28A; Enumeration District: 149; .

Sadie (?)

F, b. circa 1880
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore 1905As of before 1905,her married name was Flynn.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1880Sadie (?) was born circa 1880 at Wisconsin.
Marriagebefore 1905She married Felix Flynn, son of James Flynn and Sarah McMahon, before 1905.
Census DateLocationDescription
1 June 1905Clyde, Iowa, WisconsinSadie (?) is listed as a daughter-in-law on the census of 1 June 1905 in the household of Sarah McMahon at Clyde, Iowa, Wisconsin.

Child of Sadie (?) and Felix Flynn

Mary A. Flynn

F, b. circa February 1905
Father*Felix Flynn b. c 1877
Mother*Sadie (?) b. c 1880
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca February 1905Mary A. Flynn was born circa February 1905 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Felix Flynn and Sadie (?).
Census DateLocationDescription
1 June 1905Clyde, Iowa, WisconsinMary A. Flynn is listed as a granddaughter on the census of 1 June 1905 in the household of Sarah McMahon at Clyde, Iowa, Wisconsin.

Michael F. Flynn

M, b. 4 December 1869, d. 20 September 1938
Father*James Flynn b. c 1828, d. 1889
Mother*Sarah McMahon b. 16 Oct 1844, d. 1909
Life EventDateDescription
Birth4 December 1869Michael F. Flynn was born on 4 December 1869 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of James Flynn and Sarah McMahon.
Marriage1911Michael F. Flynn married Adelia Kindergan in 1911.
Death20 September 1938Michael F. Flynn died on 20 September 1938 at Iowa at age 68.
Census DateLocationDescription
19 August 1870Clyde, Iowa, WisconsinMichael F. Flynn was listed in James Flynn's household on the 1870 Census at Clyde, Iowa, Wisconsin.1
1880Clyde, Iowa, WisconsinMichael F. Flynn was listed as a son in James Flynn's household on the 1880 Census at Clyde, Iowa, Wisconsin.2

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1870; Census Place: Clyde, Iowa, Wisconsin; Roll M593_1718; Page: 33B; Image: 70; Family History Library Film: 553217.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Clyde, Iowa, Wisconsin; Roll 1429; Family History Film: 1255429; Page: 28A; Enumeration District: 149; .

James Flynn

M, b. circa 1873
Father*James Flynn b. c 1828, d. 1889
Mother*Sarah McMahon b. 16 Oct 1844, d. 1909
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1873James Flynn was born circa 1873 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of James Flynn and Sarah McMahon.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Clyde, Iowa, WisconsinJames Flynn was listed as a son in James Flynn's household on the 1880 Census at Clyde, Iowa, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Clyde, Iowa, Wisconsin; Roll 1429; Family History Film: 1255429; Page: 28A; Enumeration District: 149; .

Joseph P. Flynn

M, b. circa December 1879
Father*James Flynn b. c 1828, d. 1889
Mother*Sarah McMahon b. 16 Oct 1844, d. 1909
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca December 1879Joseph P. Flynn was born circa December 1879 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of James Flynn and Sarah McMahon.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Clyde, Iowa, WisconsinJoseph P. Flynn was listed as a son in James Flynn's household on the 1880 Census at Clyde, Iowa, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Clyde, Iowa, Wisconsin; Roll 1429; Family History Film: 1255429; Page: 28A; Enumeration District: 149; .

Adelia Kindergan

F, b. 1873
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1911As of 1911,her married name was Flynn.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1873Adelia Kindergan was born in 1873.
Marriage1911She married Michael F. Flynn, son of James Flynn and Sarah McMahon, in 1911.

Hannah Swisher

F, b. circa 1892
Father*Alonso Swisher b. c 1866, d. b 1920
Mother*Mary B. (?) b. c 1867, d. a 1920
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore 1908As of before 1908,her married name was Mercer.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1892Hannah Swisher was born circa 1892 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Alonso Swisher and Mary B. (?).
Marriagebefore 1908Hannah Swisher married Oscar Martin Mercer, son of Joseph Benjamin Mercer and Emily Delores Gallop, before 1908.
Divorcebefore 1909Hannah Swisher and Oscar Martin Mercer were divorced before 1909.
Census DateLocationDescription
1910Whitewater Ward 1, Walworth, WisconsinHannah Swisher was listed as a daughter in Alonso Swisher's household on the 1910 Census at Whitewater Ward 1, Walworth, Wisconsin.1
  • Hannah Swisher had 1 with 1 living in 1910 children.

Child of Hannah Swisher and Oscar Martin Mercer

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Whitewater Ward 1, Walworth, Wisconsin; Roll T624_1740; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 154; Image: 517.

Alonso Swisher

M, b. circa 1866, d. before 1920
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1866Alonso Swisher was born circa 1866 at Pennsylvania.
Marriagecirca 1885He married Mary B. (?) circa 1885.
Deathbefore 1920Alonso Swisher died before 1920.
Census DateLocationDescription
1910Whitewater Ward 1, Walworth, WisconsinAlonso Swisher was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Whitewater Ward 1, Walworth, Wisconsin.1

Children of Alonso Swisher and Mary B. (?)

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Whitewater Ward 1, Walworth, Wisconsin; Roll T624_1740; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 154; Image: 517.

Mary B. (?)

F, b. circa 1867, d. after 1920
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1885As of circa 1885,her married name was Swisher.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1867Mary B. (?) was born circa 1867 at Wisconsin.
Marriagecirca 1885She married Alonso Swisher circa 1885.
Deathafter 1920Mary B. (?) died after 1920.
Census DateLocationDescription
1910Whitewater Ward 1, Walworth, WisconsinMary B. (?) was listed as wife in Alonso Swisher's household on the 1910 Census at Whitewater Ward 1, Walworth, Wisconsin.1
1920Whitewater Ward 1, Walworth, WisconsinMary B. (?) was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Whitewater Ward 1, Walworth, Wisconsin.2
  • Mary B. (?) had 6 with 5 living in 1910 children.

Children of Mary B. (?) and Alonso Swisher

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Whitewater Ward 1, Walworth, Wisconsin; Roll T624_1740; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 154; Image: 517.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Whitewater Ward 1, Walworth, Wisconsin; Roll T625_2019; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 160; Image: 1230.

Alonso Swisher

M, b. 23 September 1890
Father*Alonso Swisher b. c 1866, d. b 1920
Mother*Mary B. (?) b. c 1867, d. a 1920
Life EventDateDescription
Birth23 September 1890Alonso Swisher was born on 23 September 1890 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Alonso Swisher and Mary B. (?).
Census DateLocationDescription
1910Whitewater Ward 1, Walworth, WisconsinAlonso Swisher was listed as a son in Alonso Swisher's household on the 1910 Census at Whitewater Ward 1, Walworth, Wisconsin.1
  • On 5 June 1917 at World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 Record for Alonzo SwisherWorld War I Draft Registration, Walworth, Wisconsin, reported dependents as mother, brother and sister.

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Whitewater Ward 1, Walworth, Wisconsin; Roll T624_1740; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 154; Image: 517.

John A. Swisher

M, b. circa 1897
Father*Alonso Swisher b. c 1866, d. b 1920
Mother*Mary B. (?) b. c 1867, d. a 1920
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1897John A. Swisher was born circa 1897 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Alonso Swisher and Mary B. (?).
Marriage3 September 1919John A. Swisher married Lillian Butler on 3 September 1919 at Winnebago, Illinois.
Census DateLocationDescription
1910Whitewater Ward 1, Walworth, WisconsinJohn A. Swisher was listed as a son in Alonso Swisher's household on the 1910 Census at Whitewater Ward 1, Walworth, Wisconsin.1
1930Janesville, Rock, WisconsinJohn A. Swisher was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Janesville, Rock, Wisconsin.2

Children of John A. Swisher and Lillian Butler

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Whitewater Ward 1, Walworth, Wisconsin; Roll T624_1740; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 154; Image: 517.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Janesville, Rock, Wisconsin; Roll 2610; Page: 10A; Enumeration District: 27; Image: 224.0.

Alma I. Swisher

F, b. circa 1906
Father*Alonso Swisher b. c 1866, d. b 1920
Mother*Mary B. (?) b. c 1867, d. a 1920
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1906Alma I. Swisher was born circa 1906 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Alonso Swisher and Mary B. (?).
Census DateLocationDescription
1910Whitewater Ward 1, Walworth, WisconsinAlma I. Swisher was listed as a daughter in Alonso Swisher's household on the 1910 Census at Whitewater Ward 1, Walworth, Wisconsin.1
1920Whitewater Ward 1, Walworth, WisconsinAlma I. Swisher was listed as a daughter in Mary B. (?)'s household on the 1920 Census at Whitewater Ward 1, Walworth, Wisconsin.2

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Whitewater Ward 1, Walworth, Wisconsin; Roll T624_1740; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 154; Image: 517.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Whitewater Ward 1, Walworth, Wisconsin; Roll T625_2019; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 160; Image: 1230.

Lillian Butler

F, b. 23 August 1902
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name3 September 1919As of 3 September 1919,her married name was Swisher.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth23 August 1902Lillian Butler was born on 23 August 1902 at Rock, Wisconsin.
Marriage3 September 1919She married John A. Swisher, son of Alonso Swisher and Mary B. (?), on 3 September 1919 at Winnebago, Illinois.
Census DateLocationDescription
1930Janesville, Rock, WisconsinLillian Butler was listed as wife in John A. Swisher's household on the 1930 Census at Janesville, Rock, Wisconsin.1

Children of Lillian Butler and John A. Swisher

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Janesville, Rock, Wisconsin; Roll 2610; Page: 10A; Enumeration District: 27; Image: 224.0.

Roland L. Swisher

M, b. 12 December 1921, d. 18 October 2005
Father*John A. Swisher b. c 1897
Mother*Lillian Butler b. 23 Aug 1902
Life EventDateDescription
Birth12 December 1921Roland L. Swisher was born on 12 December 1921 at Whitewater, Walworth, Wisconsin.
He was the son of John A. Swisher and Lillian Butler.
Marriage1946Roland L. Swisher married Elfride Ven Den Houdt in 1946 at Antwerp, Belgium.
Death18 October 2005Roland L. Swisher died on 18 October 2005 at age 83 Roland Swisher, 83, of Janesville, passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2005, at Skaalen Home in Stoughton. He was born on Dec. 12, 1921, in Whitewater, WI, the son of John and Lillian Swisher. He was united in marriage to Elfride Ven Den Houdt in 1946 in Antwerp, Belgium, where they met while Roland was serving as a sergeant in the U.S. Army. He was a 50-year member of the plasters and cement masons union, having held a certificate of apprenticeship since 1954. He was formerly employed by Stanley Anderson, Bruce Anderson, Floyd Behling and Wellnitz Builders. As a young adult, Roland played hockey for the Janesville Bluebirds team. He continued his passion for the sport throughout his life. Roland is survived by his loving wife of 59 years, Elfride Swisher; a son, John (Cheryel) Swisher of Johnson Creek, WI; 3 daughters: Lillian Rudolph (Jeff) of Beloit, WI, Rose Marie (Dennis) Gosda of New Lisbon, WI, and Jacqueline (Warren) Johnson of Janesville; 8 grandchildren: Angel, Jason, Jennifer, John, Crystal, Marie, Madalyn, and Sadie; 5 great-grandchildren: Shaylynn, Stevie, Austin, Amy, and John; a sister, Dorothy (Jim) Schoephoerster; and 2 brothers, Duane (Betty) Swisher and Don (Geraldine) Swisher. He was preceded in death by his parents; his stepmother, Bernita; son-in-law, Pat Rudolph; 2 grandsons, Keith and John; and a brother. A memorial service will be held at 1:00 p.m. Friday, Oct. 21, 2005, at MILTON LAWNS MEMORIAL PARK CHAPEL, 2200 Milton Ave., Janesville, with Rev. Judi Huseth of St. John Lutheran Church officiating. A visitation will be held at the MILTON LAWNS MEMORIAL PARK CHAPEL from 12 noon until the time of services on Friday. Following cremation, burial will be in Milton Lawns. Assisting with arrangements is HENKE-CLARSON FUNERAL HOME, Janesville.
Census DateLocationDescription
1930Janesville, Rock, WisconsinRoland L. Swisher was listed as a son in John A. Swisher's household on the 1930 Census at Janesville, Rock, Wisconsin.1
  • On 10 September 1942 at U.S. World War II Army Enlistment, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Name: Roland L Swisher
    Birth Year: 1922
    Race: White, citizen (White)
    Nativity State or Country: Wisconsin
    State of Residence: Wisconsin
    County or City: Rock

    Enlistment Date: 10 Sep 1942
    Enlistment State: Wisconsin
    Enlistment City: Milwaukee
    Branch: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA
    Branch Code: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA
    Grade: Private
    Grade Code: Private
    Term of Enlistment: Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law
    Component: Selectees (Enlisted Men)
    Source: Civil Life

    Education: 3 years of high school
    Civil Occupation: Unskilled occupations in trades and services, n.e.c.
    Marital Status: Single, without dependents
    Height: 67
    Weight: 145.

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Janesville, Rock, Wisconsin; Roll 2610; Page: 10A; Enumeration District: 27; Image: 224.0.

Donald Leroy Swisher

M, b. 18 February 1924, d. 3 April 2006
Father*John A. Swisher b. c 1897
Mother*Lillian Butler b. 23 Aug 1902
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationDonald Leroy Swisher was also known as Don.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth18 February 1924Donald Leroy Swisher was born on 18 February 1924 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of John A. Swisher and Lillian Butler.
Marriage1943Donald Leroy Swisher married Juanita June Hessenauer in 1943.
Death3 April 2006Donald Leroy Swisher died on 3 April 2006 at age 82 Donald L. Swisher, 82, of 1510 Greenwich Ln., died on Monday, April 3, 2006, at Edgerton Health Care Services. He was born in Whitewater on Feb. 18, 1924, the son of John and Lillian (Butler) Swisher. He served in the U.S. Army during WWII and married Juanita Hessenauer in 1943; she preceded him in death in 1982. Donald had been a Janesville resident most of his life and had been employed by JATCO (Allied) for 29 years, retiring in 1986. He married Geraldine M. Lindsay Dickson on April 16, 1983, at St. Mark Lutheran Church. Donald was a member of First Lutheran Church, UAW Local 95, and life member of the VFW Post 1621. He liked woodworking, bowling, snowmobiling, deer hunting, getting away to the cabin in Adams Friendship, and spending time with his children and grandchildren. He is survived by his wife, Geraldine; 2 children, Don K. (Ruth) Swisher of Janesville and Debbie (Larry) Engelbert of Millington, TN; 4 grandchildren: Brenda (friend, Scott) Poteat, Dale (friend, Kenny) Poteat, Chad Engelbert and Jodi (Steve) Holt; 4 great-grandchildren: Andrew, Jacob, Brittany and Dakota; 3 stepchildren: John Dickson of Janesville, Robert Dickson of Rockford, IL, and Timothy (Jan) Dickson of Huntington, IN; 11 stepgrandchildren; 11 stepgreat-grandchildren; 7 stepgreat-great-grandchildren; a brother, Duane (Betty) Swisher, Sr. of Janesville; and a sister, Dorothy (Jim) Schoephoerster. He was preceded in death by his parents; first wife, Juanita; daughter, Bonnie Peich; son, Dennis who died in infancy; and brother, Rolland Swisher. A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, April 7, 2006, at FIRST Lutheran Church , with Rev. James Melvin officiating. Interment will be in Oak Hill Cemetery with full Military Honors. Friends may call on Thursday from 5:00 until 7:00 p.m. at SCHNEIDER APFEL SCHNEIDER & SCHNEIDER FUNERAL HOME.
Census DateLocationDescription
1930Janesville, Rock, WisconsinDonald Leroy Swisher was listed as a son in John A. Swisher's household on the 1930 Census at Janesville, Rock, Wisconsin.1

Children of Donald Leroy Swisher and Juanita June Hessenauer

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Janesville, Rock, Wisconsin; Roll 2610; Page: 10A; Enumeration District: 27; Image: 224.0.

John Swisher Jr.

M, b. circa 1926, d. before 1936
Father*John A. Swisher b. c 1897
Mother*Lillian Butler b. 23 Aug 1902
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1926John Swisher Jr. was born circa 1926 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of John A. Swisher and Lillian Butler.
Deathbefore 1936John Swisher Jr. died before 1936 at died in infancy.
Census DateLocationDescription
1930Janesville, Rock, WisconsinJohn Swisher Jr. was listed as a son in John A. Swisher's household on the 1930 Census at Janesville, Rock, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Janesville, Rock, Wisconsin; Roll 2610; Page: 10A; Enumeration District: 27; Image: 224.0.