Joyce LaVonne Wallum

F, b. 13 March 1925, d. 11 April 2013
Joyce (Wallum) Geyer
Father*Edward Alfred Wallum b. 2 Apr 1888, d. 29 Aug 1975
Mother*Martha Ida Withrow b. Nov 1894, d. 1930
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name23 November 1946As of 23 November 1946,her married name was Geyer.
  • Joyce LaVonne Wallum was born on 13 March 1925 at twin with Joy, Carthage, South Dakota.
  • She was the daughter of Edward Alfred Wallum and Martha Ida Withrow.
  • Joyce LaVonne Wallum married Richard Geyer on 23 November 1946.
  • Joyce LaVonne Wallum died on 11 April 2013 at age 88 Joyce LaVonne Geyer, age 88, of rural De Smet, died Thursday, April 11, 2013, at Avera Hospital in Sioux Falls. Services have been set for Tuesday, April 16 at 10:30 a.m. at the American Lutheran Church in De Smet. Visitation will be at the Osthus Funeral Home in De Smet today (Monday) from 5 to 7 p.m. Joyce LaVonne Wallum was born on March 13, 1925, at Carthage to Edward and Ida Wallum. Grateful for having shared in her life are her four sons, Ronald of De Smet, Jerry (Kristi) of Huron, Dan (Linda) of De Smet and Rex (Lynette) of De Smet; a daughter, Bonnie Geyer of Huron; a daughter-in-law, Carol Geyer of De Smet; 12 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; two stepgrandchildren; six stepgreat-grandchildren; one twin brother, Joy “Smokey” Wallum and his wife Dolly of Iroquois; a sister-in-law, Evie (Harold) Platt of Brookings; brothers-in-law, Robert (Darlene) Geyer and Art (Barb) Geyer; and a sister-in-law, Ruth Muilenburg, all of De Smet; and several nieces and nephews.
  • She was buried after 11 April 2013 at Manchester Cemetery, Manchester, Kingsbury, South Dakota.
Census DateLocation
16 April 1930Esmond, Kingsbury, South DakotaJoyce LaVonne Wallum was listed as a daughter in Edward Alfred Wallum's household on the 1930 Census at Esmond, Kingsbury, South Dakota.1

Child of Joyce LaVonne Wallum and Richard Geyer

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Esmond, Kingsbury, South Dakota; Roll: 2225; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 11; Image: 686.0; FHL microfilm: 2341959.

Erick E. Wallum

M, b. September 1846, d. 10 February 1916
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationErick E. Wallum was also known as Wollum.
  • Erick E. Wallum was born in September 1846 at Norway.
  • He married Elizabeth Satter, daughter of (?) Satter, circa 1875.
  • Erick E. Wallum died on 10 February 1916 at Miner, South Dakota, at age 69.

Children of Erick E. Wallum and Elizabeth Satter

Elizabeth Satter

F, b. circa 1850, d. before 1900
Father*(?) Satter
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationElizabeth Satter was also known as Bergit.
Married Namecirca 1875As of circa 1875,her married name was Wollum.
Married Namecirca 1875As of circa 1875,her married name was Wallum.
  • Elizabeth Satter was born circa 1850.
  • She was the daughter of (?) Satter.
  • Elizabeth Satter married Erick E. Wallum circa 1875.
  • Elizabeth Satter died before 1900 at Miner, South Dakota.

Children of Elizabeth Satter and Erick E. Wallum

Richard Geyer

M, b. 7 August 1921, d. 7 February 1995
  • Richard Geyer was born on 7 August 1921.
  • He married Joyce LaVonne Wallum, daughter of Edward Alfred Wallum and Martha Ida Withrow, on 23 November 1946.
  • Richard Geyer died on 7 February 1995 at age 73.
  • He was buried after 7 February 1995 at Manchester Cemetery, Manchester, Kingsbury, South Dakota.

Child of Richard Geyer and Joyce LaVonne Wallum

Floyd L. Moore

M, b. circa 1914
Census DateLocation
1940Manchester, Kingsbury, South DakotaFloyd L. Moore was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census at Manchester, Kingsbury, South Dakota.1

Citations

  1. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Manchester, Kingsbury, South Dakota; Roll: T627_3859; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 39-18.

Juanita Beachler

F, b. 28 December 1919, d. 25 May 2009
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name29 December 1945As of 29 December 1945,her married name was Wallum.

Anne Mikkoline Wallum

F, b. 28 July 1876
Father*Erick E. Wallum b. Sep 1846, d. 10 Feb 1916
Mother*Elizabeth Satter b. c 1850, d. b 1900
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAnne Mikkoline Wallum was also known as Wollum.
Name VariationAnne Mikkoline Wallum was also known as Lena.

Emma Randine Wallum

F, b. 25 February 1879
Father*Erick E. Wallum b. Sep 1846, d. 10 Feb 1916
Mother*Elizabeth Satter b. c 1850, d. b 1900
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationEmma Randine Wallum was also known as Wollum.

John Elmer Mechler

M, b. 21 June 1895, d. 16 October 1977
Father*Bernard Mechler b. 22 Apr 1870, d. 7 Jun 1954
Mother*Sarah Helbing b. 22 Apr 1871, d. 9 Jun 1952
  • John Elmer Mechler was born on 21 June 1895 at Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Bernard Mechler and Sarah Helbing.
  • John Elmer Mechler married Alta Curtis circa 1921.
  • John Elmer Mechler died on 16 October 1977 at Cuba City, Grant, Wisconsin, at age 82.
  • He was buried after 16 October 1977 at Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Cuba City, Grant, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocation
1900Potosi, Grant, WisconsinJohn Elmer Mechler was listed as a son in Bernard Mechler's household on the 1900 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.1
18 April 1910Paris, Grant, WisconsinJohn Elmer Mechler was listed as a son in Bernard Mechler's household on the 1910 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.2
26 February 1920Paris, Grant, WisconsinJohn Elmer Mechler was listed as a son in Bernard Mechler's household on the 1920 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin; surname listed as Machler.3
1930Hazel Green, Grant, WisconsinJohn Elmer Mechler was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Hazel Green, Grant, Wisconsin, surname listed as Meckler.4
24 April 1940Hazel Green, Grant, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census at Hazel Green, Grant, Wisconsin.5

Children of John Elmer Mechler and Alta Curtis

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: 1790; Page: 11A; Enumeration District: 0051; FHL microfilm: 1241790.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Paris, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1711; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 0039; FHL microfilm: 1375724.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Paris, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_1988; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 118; Image: 300.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Hazel Green, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: 2574; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 18; Image: 288.0; FHL microfilm: 2342308.
  5. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Hazel Green, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4481; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 22-18.

Helen Mechler

F, b. July 1896, d. 21 November 1971
Father*Bernard Mechler b. 22 Apr 1870, d. 7 Jun 1954
Mother*Sarah Helbing b. 22 Apr 1871, d. 9 Jun 1952
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationHelen Mechler was also known as Hellena.
Married Namecirca 1915As of circa 1915,her married name was Hinderman.
  • Helen Mechler was born in July 1896 at Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Bernard Mechler and Sarah Helbing.
  • Helen Mechler married Henry V. Hinderman circa 1915.
  • Helen Mechler died on 21 November 1971 at Cuba City, Grant, Wisconsin, at age 75.
Census DateLocation
1900Potosi, Grant, WisconsinHelen Mechler was listed as a daughter in Bernard Mechler's household on the 1900 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.1
18 April 1910Paris, Grant, WisconsinHelen Mechler was listed as a daughter in Bernard Mechler's household on the 1910 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.2

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: 1790; Page: 11A; Enumeration District: 0051; FHL microfilm: 1241790.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Paris, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1711; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 0039; FHL microfilm: 1375724.

Catharine Mechler

F, b. circa 1908, d. before 1945
Father*Bernard Mechler b. 22 Apr 1870, d. 7 Jun 1954
Mother*Sarah Helbing b. 22 Apr 1871, d. 9 Jun 1952
  • Catharine Mechler was born circa 1908 at Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Bernard Mechler and Sarah Helbing.
  • Catharine Mechler died before 1945.
Census DateLocation
18 April 1910Paris, Grant, WisconsinCatharine Mechler was listed as a daughter in Bernard Mechler's household on the 1910 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.1
26 February 1920Paris, Grant, WisconsinCatharine Mechler was listed as a daughter in Bernard Mechler's household on the 1920 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin; surname listed as Machler.2
8 April 1930Paris, Grant, WisconsinCatharine Mechler was listed as a daughter in Bernard Mechler's household on the 1930 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin; name listed as Benjamin Meckler.3

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Paris, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1711; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 0039; FHL microfilm: 1375724.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Paris, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_1988; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 118; Image: 300.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Paris, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: 2574; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 37; Image: 576.0; FHL microfilm: 2342308.

Henry V. Hinderman

M, b. February 1892, d. 29 April 1967
  • Henry V. Hinderman was born in February 1892 at Grant, Wisconsin.
  • He married Helen Mechler, daughter of Bernard Mechler and Sarah Helbing, circa 1915.
  • Henry V. Hinderman died on 29 April 1967 at Grant, Wisconsin, at age 75.

Alta Curtis

F, b. 19 April 1898, d. 10 September 1989
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1921As of circa 1921,her married name was Mechler.
  • Alta Curtis was born on 19 April 1898 at Wisconsin.
  • She married John Elmer Mechler, son of Bernard Mechler and Sarah Helbing, circa 1921.
  • Alta Curtis died on 10 September 1989 at age 91.
  • She was buried after 10 September 1989 at Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Cuba City, Grant, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocation
1930Hazel Green, Grant, WisconsinAlta Curtis was listed as wife in John Elmer Mechler's household on the 1930 Census at Hazel Green, Grant, Wisconsin; surname listed as Meckler.1
24 April 1940Hazel Green, Grant, WisconsinAlta Curtis was listed as wife in John Elmer Mechler's household on the 1940 Census at Hazel Green, Grant, Wisconsin.2

Children of Alta Curtis and John Elmer Mechler

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Hazel Green, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: 2574; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 18; Image: 288.0; FHL microfilm: 2342308.
  2. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Hazel Green, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4481; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 22-18.

Alvin C. Mechler

M, b. 24 September 1921, d. 26 June 1996
Father*John Elmer Mechler b. 21 Jun 1895, d. 16 Oct 1977
Mother*Alta Curtis b. 19 Apr 1898, d. 10 Sep 1989
  • Alvin C. Mechler was born on 24 September 1921 at Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of John Elmer Mechler and Alta Curtis.
  • Alvin C. Mechler married Daisy Lorraine (?) circa 1941.
  • Alvin C. Mechler died on 26 June 1996 at age 74.
  • He was buried after 26 June 1996 at Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Cuba City, Grant, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocation
1930Hazel Green, Grant, WisconsinAlvin C. Mechler was listed as a son in John Elmer Mechler's household on the 1930 Census at Hazel Green, Grant, Wisconsin; surname listed as Meckler.1
24 April 1940Hazel Green, Grant, WisconsinAlvin C. Mechler was listed as a son in John Elmer Mechler's household on the 1940 Census at Hazel Green, Grant, Wisconsin.2
     On 9 May 1942 at U.S. World War II Army Enlistment, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Education: Grammar school
Civil Occupation: Farm hands, general farms
Marital Status: Married
Height: 68
Weight: 170.

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Hazel Green, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: 2574; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 18; Image: 288.0; FHL microfilm: 2342308.
  2. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Hazel Green, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4481; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 22-18.

Hazel Marie Mechler

F, b. 21 September 1925, d. 21 February 2005
Father*John Elmer Mechler b. 21 Jun 1895, d. 16 Oct 1977
Mother*Alta Curtis b. 19 Apr 1898, d. 10 Sep 1989
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Morsman.
  • Hazel Marie Mechler married John Morsman.
  • Hazel Marie Mechler was born on 21 September 1925 at Hazel Green, Grant, Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of John Elmer Mechler and Alta Curtis.
  • Hazel Marie Mechler died on 21 February 2005 at Alabama at age 79.
Census DateLocation
1930Hazel Green, Grant, WisconsinHazel Marie Mechler was listed as a daughter in John Elmer Mechler's household on the 1930 Census at Hazel Green, Grant, Wisconsin; surname listed as Meckler.1
24 April 1940Hazel Green, Grant, WisconsinHazel Marie Mechler was listed as a daughter in John Elmer Mechler's household on the 1940 Census at Hazel Green, Grant, Wisconsin.2

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Hazel Green, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: 2574; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 18; Image: 288.0; FHL microfilm: 2342308.
  2. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Hazel Green, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4481; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 22-18.

Shirley Rose Mechler

F, b. 9 December 1937, d. 2 July 1994
Father*John Elmer Mechler b. 21 Jun 1895, d. 16 Oct 1977
Mother*Alta Curtis b. 19 Apr 1898, d. 10 Sep 1989
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name8 April 1969As of 8 April 1969,her married name was Boydston.
Married Name15 May 1970As of 15 May 1970,her married name was Dubets.
Married Namebefore 1994As of before 1994,her married name was Murray.
  • Shirley Rose Mechler was born on 9 December 1937 at Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of John Elmer Mechler and Alta Curtis.
  • Shirley Rose Mechler married (?) Murray before 1994.
  • Shirley Rose Mechler died on 2 July 1994 at San Mateo, California, at age 56.
Census DateLocation
24 April 1940Hazel Green, Grant, WisconsinShirley Rose Mechler was listed as a daughter in John Elmer Mechler's household on the 1940 Census at Hazel Green, Grant, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Hazel Green, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4481; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 22-18.

Daisy Lorraine (?)

F, b. 9 January 1924, d. 16 January 1993
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1941As of circa 1941,her married name was Mechler.
  • Daisy Lorraine (?) was born on 9 January 1924.
  • She married Alvin C. Mechler, son of John Elmer Mechler and Alta Curtis, circa 1941.
  • Daisy Lorraine (?) died on 16 January 1993 at Jefferson, Wisconsin, at age 69.
  • She was buried after 16 January 1993 at Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Cuba City, Grant, Wisconsin.

John Morsman

M, b. 15 July 1921, d. 5 June 1996

(?) Murray

M

William Robbins

M, b. 25 June 1926, d. 17 December 2007
Father*John Robbins
Mother*Rebecca Levitt
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationWilliam Robbins was also known as Bill.
  • William Robbins was born on 25 June 1926.
  • He was the son of John Robbins and Rebecca Levitt.
  • William Robbins died on 17 December 2007 at age 81 William "Bill" Robbins, 81, of County W, New Diggings, died Monday, Dec. 17, 2007, at home. Services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Haudenshield Funeral Home, Cuba City, with Pastor Ron Fladseth officiating. Burial will be in Shawnee Cemetery, New Diggings, where military rites will be accorded. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home, where there will be a Masonic service at 7 p.m. He was born on June 25, 1926, in New Diggings, son of John and Rebecca (Levitt) Robbins. He was an Army veteran, serving in World War II. Following his discharge from the service, he married Lois Jean Mechler on Aug. 27, 1949, at the United Methodist Church, Cuba City. He farmed in the New Diggings area. He also worked in the construction and plumbing business. He was proud of being a master plumber. He was a member of the United Methodist Church in New Diggings, and a Masonic member. He enjoyed traveling, camping and fishing. He also enjoyed talking and visiting with people. He most loved time spent with family and friends. His hobby was photography. He and Lois would spend their winters in Arizona. He will be sadly missed and fondly remembered by all who knew and loved him. Surviving are his wife, Lois; a daughter, Vickie (Daryle) Bennett, of New Diggings; three sons, Kerry (Lori) Robbins and Tim (Crystal) Robbins, both of New Diggings, and Cal (Linda) Robbins, of Benton; 13 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews; a sister, Eleanor Alderson, of Benton; and two sisters-in-law, Catherine Robbins and Anna Robbins. He was preceded in death by a son, Mike, in 1977; his parents; two brothers, his twin brother, Bob Robbins, and Francis Robbins; and a sister, Audrey.

Child of William Robbins

John Robbins

M

Children of John Robbins and Rebecca Levitt

Rebecca Levitt

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Robbins.

Children of Rebecca Levitt and John Robbins

Mike Robbins

M, d. 1977
Father*William Robbins b. 25 Jun 1926, d. 17 Dec 2007

Bob Robbins

M, b. 25 June 1926, d. before December 2007
Father*John Robbins
Mother*Rebecca Levitt

Francis Robbins

M, d. before December 2007
Father*John Robbins
Mother*Rebecca Levitt

Audrey Robbins

F, d. before December 2007
Father*John Robbins
Mother*Rebecca Levitt

(?) Speaker

M, d. before 1910
  • (?) Speaker was born at Wisconsin.
  • He married Mary (?).
  • (?) Speaker died before 1910.

Children of (?) Speaker and Mary (?)

Mary (?)

F, b. circa 1852, d. after May 1910
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Speaker.
Married NameHer married name was Speker.
Married NameHer married name was Spieker.
  • Mary (?) married (?) Speaker.
  • Mary (?) was born circa 1852 at Germany.
  • She died after May 1910 at USA.
Census DateLocation
2 May 1910Paris, Grant, WisconsinMary (?) was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.1

Children of Mary (?) and (?) Speaker

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Paris, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1711; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 0039; FHL microfilm: 1375724.

Dora Speaker

F, b. circa 1892
Father*(?) Speaker d. b 1910
Mother*Mary (?) b. c 1852, d. a May 1910
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationDora Speaker was also known as Speker.
  • Dora Speaker was born circa 1892 at Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of (?) Speaker and Mary (?).
Census DateLocation
2 May 1910Paris, Grant, WisconsinDora Speaker was listed as a daughter in Mary (?)'s household on the 1910 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Paris, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1711; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 0039; FHL microfilm: 1375724.

John Ryan

M

Child of John Ryan and Annastia (?)