Captain Ward Beecher Pershing

M, b. 31 March 1874, d. 28 August 1909
Father*John Fletcher Pershing b. 1 Mar 1834, d. 16 Mar 1906
Mother*Ann Elizabeth Thompson b. 15 Feb 1835, d. 24 Nov 1902
  • Captain Ward Beecher Pershing was born on 31 March 1874 at Laclede, Linn, Missouri.
  • He was the son of John Fletcher Pershing and Ann Elizabeth Thompson.
  • Captain Ward Beecher Pershing married Gertrude E. Haines on 16 June 1908 at Boulder, Boulder, Colorado.
  • Captain Ward Beecher Pershing died on 28 August 1909 at Denver, Colorado, at age 35 Ward B Pershing obituary.
    Laclede Blade September 4, 1909 - Ward B Pershing obituary
  • He was buried on 1 September 1909 at Oakwood Cemetery, Chicago, Cook, Illinois.
Census DateLocation
June 1880Laclede, Linn, MissouriCaptain Ward Beecher Pershing was listed as a son in Ann Elizabeth Thompson's household on the 1880 Census at Laclede, Linn, Missouri; family listed as boarders in a hotel run by Sarah Mize.1
1900Chicago Ward 32, Cook, IllinoisCaptain Ward Beecher Pershing was listed as a son in John Fletcher Pershing's household on the 1900 Census at Chicago Ward 32, Cook, Illinois.2

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Laclede, Linn, Missouri; Roll: 700; Family History Film: 1254700; Page: 478C; Enumeration District: 184.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Chicago Ward 32, Cook, Illinois; Roll: 287; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 1037; FHL microfilm: 1240287.

Gertrude E. Haines

F, b. circa 1879
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name16 June 1908As of 16 June 1908,her married name was Pershing.

Grace Pershing

F, b. circa 1869, d. before 1906
Father*John Fletcher Pershing b. 1 Mar 1834, d. 16 Mar 1906
Mother*Ann Elizabeth Thompson b. 15 Feb 1835, d. 24 Nov 1902
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore 1903As of before 1903,her married name was Hallock.
Census DateLocation
1870Jefferson, Linn, MissouriGrace Pershing was listed in John Fletcher Pershing's household on the 1870 Census at Jefferson, Linn, Missouri.1
June 1880Laclede, Linn, MissouriGrace Pershing was listed as a daughter in Ann Elizabeth Thompson's household on the 1880 Census at Laclede, Linn, Missouri; family listed as boarders in a hotel run by Sarah Mize.2

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1870; Census Place: Jefferson, Linn, Missouri; Roll: M593_788; Page: 311A; Family History Library Film: 552287.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Laclede, Linn, Missouri; Roll: 700; Family History Film: 1254700; Page: 478C; Enumeration District: 184.

James F. Pershing

M, b. 18 January 1864, d. 9 February 1933
James F Pershing passport photo 1918
James F Pershing signature 1918
Father*John Fletcher Pershing b. 1 Mar 1834, d. 16 Mar 1906
Mother*Ann Elizabeth Thompson b. 15 Feb 1835, d. 24 Nov 1902
  • James F. Pershing was born on 18 January 1864 at Laclede, Linn, Missouri.
  • He was the son of John Fletcher Pershing and Ann Elizabeth Thompson.
  • James F. Pershing married Jessie E. Jackson on 12 March 1884 at Chicago, Cook, Illinois.
  • James F. Pershing died on 9 February 1933 at hospital, New York, New York, at age 69 James F Pershing obituary.
    Laclede Blade February 17, 1933 - James F Pershing obituary
Census DateLocation
1870Jefferson, Linn, MissouriJames F. Pershing was listed in John Fletcher Pershing's household on the 1870 Census at Jefferson, Linn, Missouri.1
June 1880Laclede, Linn, MissouriJames F. Pershing was listed as a son in Ann Elizabeth Thompson's household on the 1880 Census at Laclede, Linn, Missouri; family listed as boarders in a hotel run by Sarah Mize.2
     On 4 December 1918 at U S Passport application, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, with supporting letters.
U S Passport application - James F Pershing - supporting letters 1918
In 1934 description of Pershing land in Linn county, Missouri.
Brookfield Linn County Budget Gazette February 2, 1934 - Pershing land in Linn county, Missouri

Children of James F. Pershing and Jessie E. Jackson

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1870; Census Place: Jefferson, Linn, Missouri; Roll: M593_788; Page: 311A; Family History Library Film: 552287.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Laclede, Linn, Missouri; Roll: 700; Family History Film: 1254700; Page: 478C; Enumeration District: 184.

Jessie E. Jackson

F, b. circa 1866, d. after 1933
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name12 March 1884As of 12 March 1884,her married name was Pershing.

Children of Jessie E. Jackson and James F. Pershing

Helen Frances Warren

F, b. 16 August 1880, d. 27 August 1915
Father*Senator Francis E. Warren of Wyoming
Name TypeDateDescription
NicknameHelen Frances Warren also went by the name of Frankie.
Married Name26 January 1905As of 26 January 1905,her married name was Pershing.
  • Helen Frances Warren was born on 16 August 1880 at Wyoming.
  • She was the daughter of Senator Francis E. Warren of Wyoming.
  • Helen Frances Warren married General John Joseph Pershing, son of John Fletcher Pershing and Ann Elizabeth Thompson, on 26 January 1905 at 1st marriage for both, Washington, District of Columbia.
  • Helen Frances Warren died on 27 August 1915 at San Francisco, California, at age 35 Helen and three daughters burned to death in a fire at the Presidio military reservation in San Francisco. Only 6-year-old son F. Warren Pershing was rescued. Her husband was in the field commanding a Mexican border patrol.
    Placerville (CA) Mountain Democrat September 4, 1915 - Death of Helen (Warren) Pershing and 3 daughters
  • She was buried after 27 August 1915 at Lakeview Cemetery, Cheyenne, Laramie, Wyoming.
Census DateLocation
27 April 1910Cheyenne Ward 2, Laramie, WyomingHelen Frances Warren was listed as wife in General John Joseph Pershing's household on the 1910 Census at Cheyenne Ward 2, Laramie, Wyoming.1
     Helen Frances Warren had 3 with 3 living in 1910 children.

Children of Helen Frances Warren and General John Joseph Pershing

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Cheyenne Ward 2, Laramie, Wyoming; Roll: T624_1746; Page: 9A; Enumeration District: 0079; FHL microfilm: 1375759.

Helen Elizabeth Pershing

F, b. 8 September 1906, d. 27 August 1915
Father*General John Joseph Pershing b. 13 Sep 1860, d. 15 Jul 1948
Mother*Helen Frances Warren b. 16 Aug 1880, d. 27 Aug 1915
  • Helen Elizabeth Pershing was born on 8 September 1906 at Japan.
  • She was the daughter of General John Joseph Pershing and Helen Frances Warren.
  • Helen Elizabeth Pershing died on 27 August 1915 at age 8 when her mother and two sisters burned to death in a fire at the Presidio military reservation in San Francisco.
  • She was buried after 27 August 1915 at Lakeview Cemetery, Cheyenne, Laramie, Wyoming.
Census DateLocation
27 April 1910Cheyenne Ward 2, Laramie, WyomingHelen Elizabeth Pershing was listed as a daughter in General John Joseph Pershing's household on the 1910 Census at Cheyenne Ward 2, Laramie, Wyoming.1

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Cheyenne Ward 2, Laramie, Wyoming; Roll: T624_1746; Page: 9A; Enumeration District: 0079; FHL microfilm: 1375759.

Anne Pershing

F, b. 25 March 1908, d. 27 August 1915
Father*General John Joseph Pershing b. 13 Sep 1860, d. 15 Jul 1948
Mother*Helen Frances Warren b. 16 Aug 1880, d. 27 Aug 1915
  • Anne Pershing was born on 25 March 1908 at Philippines.
  • She was the daughter of General John Joseph Pershing and Helen Frances Warren.
  • Anne Pershing died on 27 August 1915 at age 7 when her mother and two sisters burned to death in a fire at the Presidio military reservation in San Francisco.
  • She was buried after 27 August 1915 at Lakeview Cemetery, Cheyenne, Laramie, Wyoming.
Census DateLocation
27 April 1910Cheyenne Ward 2, Laramie, WyomingAnne Pershing was listed as a daughter in General John Joseph Pershing's household on the 1910 Census at Cheyenne Ward 2, Laramie, Wyoming.1

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Cheyenne Ward 2, Laramie, Wyoming; Roll: T624_1746; Page: 9A; Enumeration District: 0079; FHL microfilm: 1375759.

Frances Warren Pershing

M, b. 24 June 1909, d. June 1980
Frances Warren Pershing passport photo 1924 - age 15
Father*General John Joseph Pershing b. 13 Sep 1860, d. 15 Jul 1948
Mother*Helen Frances Warren b. 16 Aug 1880, d. 27 Aug 1915
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationFrances Warren Pershing was also known as F. Warren.
Name VariationFrances Warren Pershing was also known as Warren.
Name VariationFrances Warren Pershing was also known as Francis Warren.
Census DateLocation
27 April 1910Cheyenne Ward 2, Laramie, WyomingFrances Warren Pershing was listed as a son in General John Joseph Pershing's household on the 1910 Census at Cheyenne Ward 2, Laramie, Wyoming.1
1920Lincoln Ward 5, Lancaster, NebraskaFrances Warren Pershing was listed as a nephew in Mary E. Pershing's household on the 1920 Census at Lincoln Ward 5, Lancaster, Nebraska.2
     On 27 August 1915 his mother Helen and three sisters burned to death in a fire at the Presidio military reservation in San Francisco. Only he was rescued. His father was in the field commanding a Mexican border patrol at the time. Warren later moved in with his aunts. On 3 September 1924 at U S Passport Application, District of Columbia.

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Cheyenne Ward 2, Laramie, Wyoming; Roll: T624_1746; Page: 9A; Enumeration District: 0079; FHL microfilm: 1375759.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Lincoln Ward 5, Lancaster, Nebraska; Roll: T625_996; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 70.

Mary E. Pershing

F, b. circa 1865, d. December 1928
Father*John Fletcher Pershing b. 1 Mar 1834, d. 16 Mar 1906
Mother*Ann Elizabeth Thompson b. 15 Feb 1835, d. 24 Nov 1902
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMary E. Pershing was also known as Bessie.
Married Name1880As of 1880,her married name was Butler.
  • Mary E. Pershing was born circa 1865 at Missouri.
  • She was the daughter of John Fletcher Pershing and Ann Elizabeth Thompson.
  • Mary E. Pershing married D. M. Butler in 1880.
  • Mary E. Pershing witnessed the death of John Fletcher Pershing on 16 March 1906 at home of his daughter, Mrs. D. M. Butler, Lincoln, Nebraska; John F Pershing obituary; also reported as 15 Mar 1908 in Chicago, Illinois.
  • Mary E. Pershing witnessed the burial of Captain Ward Beecher Pershing on 1 September 1909 at Oakwood Cemetery, Chicago, Cook, Illinois.
  • Mary E. Pershing died in December 1928 at home, Lincoln, Nebraska, Mrs Bessie (Pershing) Bulter obituary.
    Laclede Blade December 21, 1928 - Mrs Bessie (Pershing) Bulter obituary
Census DateLocation
1870Jefferson, Linn, MissouriMary E. Pershing was listed in John Fletcher Pershing's household on the 1870 Census at Jefferson, Linn, Missouri.1
June 1880Laclede, Linn, MissouriMary E. Pershing was listed as a daughter in Ann Elizabeth Thompson's household on the 1880 Census at Laclede, Linn, Missouri; family listed as boarders in a hotel run by Sarah Mize.2
1920Lincoln Ward 5, Lancaster, NebraskaMary E. Pershing was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Lincoln Ward 5, Lancaster, Nebraska.3
     Mary E. Pershing and D. M. Butler lived in 1903 at Lincoln, Nebraska.

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1870; Census Place: Jefferson, Linn, Missouri; Roll: M593_788; Page: 311A; Family History Library Film: 552287.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Laclede, Linn, Missouri; Roll: 700; Family History Film: 1254700; Page: 478C; Enumeration District: 184.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Lincoln Ward 5, Lancaster, Nebraska; Roll: T625_996; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 70.

D. M. Butler

M, d. before 1920
     D. M. Butler and Mary E. Pershing lived in 1903 at Lincoln, Nebraska.

Phebe Davis

F, d. 6 July 1899
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationPhebe Davis was also known as Phoebe.
Married Name17 January 1843As of 17 January 1843,her married name was Pershing.
     In November 1900 at Indiana, Pennsylvania, legal document published of Phoebe (Davis) Pershing, deceased.
Indiana (PA) Progress November 28, 1900 - Phoebe (Davis) Pershing, deceased, legal document

Children of Phebe Davis and Joseph Mercer Pershing

Angelina Pershing

F, d. 1885
Father*Joseph Mercer Pershing b. 17 Mar 1810, d. 16 Jun 1871
Mother*Phebe Davis d. 6 Jul 1899
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1 January 1869As of 1 January 1869,her married name was Chrissman.

George Chrissman

M

Eliza J. Pershing

F
Father*Joseph Mercer Pershing b. 17 Mar 1810, d. 16 Jun 1871
Mother*Elizabeth Davis b. 1812, d. 1839
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Griffith.

William H. Griffith

M

James S. Pershing

M
Father*Joseph Mercer Pershing b. 17 Mar 1810, d. 16 Jun 1871
Mother*Phebe Davis d. 6 Jul 1899

Senator Francis E. Warren of Wyoming

M

Child of Senator Francis E. Warren of Wyoming

Mary Margaret Pershing

F, b. 19 May 1912, d. 27 August 1915
Father*General John Joseph Pershing b. 13 Sep 1860, d. 15 Jul 1948
Mother*Helen Frances Warren b. 16 Aug 1880, d. 27 Aug 1915
  • Mary Margaret Pershing was born on 19 May 1912 at Philippines.
  • She was the daughter of General John Joseph Pershing and Helen Frances Warren.
  • Mary Margaret Pershing died on 27 August 1915 at age 3 when her mother and two sisters burned to death in a fire at the Presidio military reservation in San Francisco.
  • She was buried after 27 August 1915 at Lakeview Cemetery, Cheyenne, Laramie, Wyoming.

Peter Frederick Pershing

M, b. 1759
Father*Frederick Pfoersching b. 1724, d. 1798
Mother*Maria Elizabeth Weygandt b. 1728, d. 1824

Child of Peter Frederick Pershing and Elizabeth Ulery

Elizabeth Ulery

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1791As of 1791,her married name was Pershing.

Child of Elizabeth Ulery and Peter Frederick Pershing

Daniel Pershing

M, b. 2 December 1805, d. 16 October 1888
Father*Peter Frederick Pershing b. 1759
Mother*Elizabeth Ulery

Children of Daniel Pershing and Elizabeth Hice

Elizabeth Hice

F, b. 1 October 1804, d. 24 January 1849
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Pershing.

Children of Elizabeth Hice and Daniel Pershing

Reverand Joseph N. Pershing

M, b. 20 March 1841, d. 4 April 1905
Father*Daniel Pershing b. 2 Dec 1805, d. 16 Oct 1888
Mother*Elizabeth Hice b. 1 Oct 1804, d. 24 Jan 1849
  • Reverand Joseph N. Pershing was born on 20 March 1841 at Indiana, Pennsylvania.
  • He was the son of Daniel Pershing and Elizabeth Hice.
  • Reverand Joseph N. Pershing died on 4 April 1905 at New Florence, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, at age 64 Rev Joseph N Pershing obituary.
    Indiana (PA) Democrat April 12, 1905 - Rev Joseph N Pershing obituary

Lieutenant (?) Hallock

M, d. before 1903

James F. Pershing Jr.

M
Father*James F. Pershing b. 18 Jan 1864, d. 9 Feb 1933
Mother*Jessie E. Jackson b. c 1866, d. a 1933

Frank E. Pershing

M
Father*James F. Pershing b. 18 Jan 1864, d. 9 Feb 1933
Mother*Jessie E. Jackson b. c 1866, d. a 1933

James Pershing

M, b. 10 November 1829, d. 25 April 1891
Father*Daniel Pershing b. 2 Dec 1805, d. 16 Oct 1888
Mother*Elizabeth Hice b. 1 Oct 1804, d. 24 Jan 1849
  • James Pershing was born on 10 November 1829.
  • He was the son of Daniel Pershing and Elizabeth Hice.
  • James Pershing died on 25 April 1891 at suicide, Indiana, Pennsylvania, at age 61 James Pershing obituary.
    Indiana (PA) Democrat May 7, 1891 - James Pershing obituary

Marian L. Roberts

F, b. circa 1908
Adoptive father*Ellwood B. Roberts b. Oct 1845, d. b 1930
Adoptive mother*Eliza B. Mercer b. 28 Oct 1845, d. a 1930
Census DateLocation
23 April 1910Redfield Ward 4, Spink, South DakotaMarian L. Roberts was listed as an adopted daughter in Ellwood B. Roberts's household on the 1910 Census at Redfield Ward 4, Spink, South Dakota.1
1920Salem, McCook, South DakotaMarian L. Roberts was listed as a daughter in Ellwood B. Roberts's household on the 1920 Census at Salem, McCook, South Dakota.2

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Redfield Ward 4, Spink, South Dakota; Roll: T624_1488; Page: 11A; Enumeration District: 0400; FHL microfilm: 1375501.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Salem, McCook, South Dakota; Roll: T625_1723; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 155.

Dorothy Roberts

F, b. circa 1913
Adoptive father*Ellwood B. Roberts b. Oct 1845, d. b 1930
Adoptive mother*Eliza B. Mercer b. 28 Oct 1845, d. a 1930
Census DateLocation
1920Salem, McCook, South DakotaDorothy Roberts was listed as a daughter in Ellwood B. Roberts's household on the 1920 Census at Salem, McCook, South Dakota.1

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Salem, McCook, South Dakota; Roll: T625_1723; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 155.