Job Mercer

M, b. 29 April 1753, d. 1839
Father*Robert Mercer b. 26 Sep 1716, d. 3 Feb 1785
Mother*Olive Pyle b. 1714, d. 1780
  • Job Mercer was born at Chester, Pennsylvania, on 29 April 1753.
  • He was the son of Robert Mercer and Olive Pyle.
  • Margaret Gordon married Job Mercer at Old Swedes Church, Delaware, on 7 March 1771.
  • He died in 1839 at Jordan Springs, Frederick, Virginia.

Children of Job Mercer and Margaret Gordon

Margaret Gordon

F, b. circa 1755, d. say 1814
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name7 March 1771As of 7 March 1771,her married name was Mercer.
  • Margaret Gordon was born circa 1755.
  • Margaret Gordon married Job Mercer at Old Swedes Church, Delaware, on 7 March 1771.
  • Margaret Gordon died say 1814 at Frederick, Virginia.

Children of Margaret Gordon and Job Mercer

Phoebe Mercer

F, b. 1797, d. 1868
Father*Job Mercer b. 29 Apr 1753, d. 1839
Mother*Margaret Gordon b. c 1755, d. s 1814

George Swatrz

M

Solomon Mercer

M, b. 30 December 1736, d. 9 May 1828
Father*Daniel Mercer b. 14 Sep 1714, d. 25 Jun 1807
Mother*Rebecca Townsend b. 1710, d. 13 Oct 1792
  • Solomon Mercer was born on 30 December 1736 at Kennett, Chester, Pennsylvania, also reported as 20 Oct 1736.
  • He was the son of Daniel Mercer and Rebecca Townsend.
  • Solomon Mercer married Olive Pyle, daughter of John Pyle and Rachel Walters, in 1760.
  • Solomon Mercer married Abigail Sharpless on 8 July 1782 at 2nd marriage for him.
  • Solomon Mercer died on 9 May 1828 at age 91 also reported as 09 Mar 1828.

Children of Solomon Mercer and Olive Pyle

Children of Solomon Mercer and Abigail Sharpless

Abigail Sharpless

F, b. 29 November 1726, d. 5 October 1818
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name8 July 1782As of 8 July 1782,her married name was Mercer.
  • Abigail Sharpless was born on 29 November 1726 at Ridley, Pennsylvania.
  • She married Solomon Mercer, son of Daniel Mercer and Rebecca Townsend, on 8 July 1782 at 2nd marriage for him.
  • Abigail Sharpless died on 5 October 1818 at East Marlborough, Chester, Pennsylvania, at age 91.
  • She was buried after 5 October 1818 at Kennett Friends Burial Ground, Kennett, Chester, Pennsylvania.

Children of Abigail Sharpless and Solomon Mercer

Caleb Mercer

M, b. 2 March 1785, d. 31 January 1864
Father*Solomon Mercer b. 30 Dec 1736, d. 9 May 1828
Mother*Abigail Sharpless b. 29 Nov 1726, d. 5 Oct 1818
  • Caleb Mercer was born on 2 March 1785 at Chester, Pennsylvania.
  • He was the son of Solomon Mercer and Abigail Sharpless.
  • Caleb Mercer married Hannah Baily, daughter of John Baily, in 1807.
  • Caleb Mercer married Ann Pennock, daughter of Caleb Pennock and Ann Thompson, in 1811.
  • Caleb Mercer died on 31 January 1864 at Kennett Square, Chester, Pennsylvania, at age 78.
  • He was buried after 31 January 1864 at Kennett Friends Burial Ground, Kennett Square, Chester, Pennsylvania.
     At Chester, Pennsylvania, Kennett Quaker Meeting - family of Caleb Mercer.
Kennett Quaker Meeting, Chester, PA - family of Caleb Mercer

Child of Caleb Mercer and Hannah Baily

Children of Caleb Mercer and Ann Pennock

Ann Pennock

F, b. 29 March 1788, d. 2 February 1864
Father*Caleb Pennock
Mother*Ann Thompson
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1811As of 1811,her married name was Mercer.
  • Ann Pennock was born on 29 March 1788 at Kennett Square, Chester, Pennsylvania.
  • She was the daughter of Caleb Pennock and Ann Thompson.
  • Ann Pennock married Caleb Mercer, son of Solomon Mercer and Abigail Sharpless, in 1811.
  • Ann Pennock died on 2 February 1864 at Kennett Square, Chester, Pennsylvania, at age 75.
  • She was buried after 2 February 1864 at Kennett Friends Burial Ground, Kennett, Chester, Pennsylvania.

Children of Ann Pennock and Caleb Mercer

Pennock Mercer

M, b. 25 November 1813, d. 3 May 1891
Father*Caleb Mercer b. 2 Mar 1785, d. 31 Jan 1864
Mother*Ann Pennock b. 29 Mar 1788, d. 2 Feb 1864
  • Pennock Mercer was born on 25 November 1813 at Chester, Pennsylvania.
  • He was the son of Caleb Mercer and Ann Pennock.
  • Pennock Mercer married Ann Eliza Pyle on 12 October 1836 at Chester, Pennsylvania.
    Pennock Mercer - Eliza Pyle intentions to marry - Quaker London Grove Monthly Meeting - Chester PA
  • Pennock Mercer died on 3 May 1891 at Chester, Pennsylvania, at age 77.
Census DateLocation
1850East Marlborough, Chester, PennsylvaniaPennock Mercer was listed as the head of a family on the 1850 Census at East Marlborough, Chester, Pennsylvania.

Children of Pennock Mercer and Ann Eliza Pyle

Ann Eliza Pyle

F, b. 23 March 1815, d. 23 December 1902
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAnn Eliza Pyle was also known as Eliza.
Married Name12 October 1836As of 12 October 1836,her married name was Mercer.
  • Ann Eliza Pyle was born on 23 March 1815 at Pennsylvania.
  • She married Pennock Mercer, son of Caleb Mercer and Ann Pennock, on 12 October 1836 at Chester, Pennsylvania.
    Pennock Mercer - Eliza Pyle intentions to marry - Quaker London Grove Monthly Meeting - Chester PA
  • Ann Eliza Pyle died on 23 December 1902 at Chester, Pennsylvania, at age 87.
Census DateLocation
1850East Marlborough, Chester, PennsylvaniaAnn Eliza Pyle was listed in Pennock Mercer's household on the 1850 Census at East Marlborough, Chester, Pennsylvania.

Children of Ann Eliza Pyle and Pennock Mercer

(?) Kaney

M

William Henry Crotchett

M, b. 1 September 1846, d. 20 August 1933
William Henry Crotchett
Father*Lorenzo Dow Crotchett b. 20 Feb 1821, d. 28 May 1906
Mother*Elizabeth Christian Tanner b. 3 Aug 1823, d. 7 Aug 1908
Census DateLocation
10 October 1850Pope, IllinoisWilliam Henry Crotchett was listed in Lorenzo Dow Crotchett's household on the 1850 Census at Pope, Illinois; Next door to Stephen and two away from John.2
15 June 1870Wea Township, Miami County, KansasWilliam Henry Crotchett was listed in Lorenzo Dow Crotchett's household on the 1870 Census at Wea Township, Miami County, Kansas; Next door to her sister's family, Reuben Rowland.3
8 June 1880Wea, Miami, KansasWilliam Henry Crotchett was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Wea, Miami, Kansas, Next door to brother, John W Crotchett..4
22 June 1900Wea Twp, Miami, KansasHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Wea Twp, Miami, Kansas.5
26 April 1910Wea, Miami, KansasHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Wea, Miami, Kansas.6
29 January 1920Wea Twp, Miami, KansasHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Wea Twp, Miami, Kansas.7
5 April 1930Wea, Miami, KansasHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Wea, Miami, Kansas.8
     William Henry and Mary Jane (Morrow) Crotchett portrait.
William Henry and Mary Jane (Morrow) Crotchett

Children of William Henry Crotchett and Mary Jane Morrow

Children of William Henry Crotchett and Martha Ann Staley

Citations

  1. [S231] KS Miami Co Cemeteries, by KS Miami Co, pg 594.
  2. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 78. Dwelling 613.
  3. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 13. Stamp 546. Dwelling 82.
  4. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED 147. Page 7. Dwelling 58.
  5. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Sheet 16A. Stamp 245. Dwelling 335.
  6. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED 143. Sheet 6A. Dwelling 73.
  7. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED 149. Dwelling 55. Stamp 261. Sheet 3A.
  8. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED61-25. Dwelling 52.

Amanda Jane Crotchett

F, b. 10 February 1848, d. 3 October 1863
Father*Lorenzo Dow Crotchett b. 20 Feb 1821, d. 28 May 1906
Mother*Elizabeth Christian Tanner b. 3 Aug 1823, d. 7 Aug 1908
Census DateLocation
10 October 1850Pope, IllinoisAmanda Jane Crotchett was listed in Lorenzo Dow Crotchett's household on the 1850 Census at Pope, Illinois; Next door to Stephen and two away from John.1

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 78. Dwelling 613.

John Wesley Crotchett

M, b. 17 July 1850, d. 26 September 1926
John Wesley Crotchett
Father*Lorenzo Dow Crotchett b. 20 Feb 1821, d. 28 May 1906
Mother*Elizabeth Christian Tanner b. 3 Aug 1823, d. 7 Aug 1908
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJohn Wesley Crotchett was also known as J. W.
  • John Wesley Crotchett was born at Red Bud, Randolph, Illinois, on 17 July 1850.
  • He was the son of Lorenzo Dow Crotchett and Elizabeth Christian Tanner.
  • John Wesley Crotchett married Sarah Elizabeth McKee, daughter of (?) McKee, on 8 October 1876 at Paola, Kansas.
  • John Wesley Crotchett, as the father of the bride, attended the wedding of George E. Maisel and Elsie Deane Crotchett on 12 April 1914 at bride's parents house, Deming, Luna, New Mexico; Elsie Crotchett and George Maisel marriage announcement.
  • John Wesley Crotchett died on 26 September 1926, at age 76.
  • He was buried after 26 September 1926 at Miami, Kansas.1
Census DateLocation
10 October 1850Pope, IllinoisJohn Wesley Crotchett was listed in Lorenzo Dow Crotchett's household on the 1850 Census at Pope, Illinois; Next door to Stephen and two away from John.2
15 June 1870Wea Township, Miami County, KansasJohn Wesley Crotchett was listed in Lorenzo Dow Crotchett's household on the 1870 Census at Wea Township, Miami County, Kansas; Next door to her sister's family, Reuben Rowland.3
8 June 1880Wea, Miami, KansasJohn Wesley Crotchett was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Wea, Miami, Kansas.4
15 June 1900Wea Township, Miami, KansasHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Wea Township, Miami, Kansas.5
1 March 1905Wea, Miami, KansasHe appeared on the census of 1 March 1905 at Wea, Miami, Kansas, living next door to G. W. Combs.
3 May 1910Deming, Luna, New MexicoHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Deming, Luna, New Mexico.6
11 February 1920Deming, Luna, New MexicoHe was listed as father-in-law in Nelson Jones Dixon's household on the 1920 Census at Deming, Luna, New Mexico.7
     In November 1963 at Deming, Luna, New Mexico, named in John Wesley Crotchett family heirship legal filing.
Deming Graphic November 18, 1963 - John Wesley Crotchett family heirship legal filing

Children of John Wesley Crotchett and Sarah Elizabeth McKee

Citations

  1. [S227] KS Miami Co Cemeteries, by KS Miami Co, Pg 101.
  2. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 78. Dwelling 613.
  3. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 13. Stamp 546. Dwelling 82.
  4. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0389. Page 499C.
  5. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Sheet 12B. ED138. Dwelling 265.
  6. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED116. Dwelling 337.
  7. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED69. Sheet 3A.

Thomas Jefferson Crotchett

M, b. 26 March 1852, d. 4 December 1926
Thomas Jefferson Crotchett
Father*Lorenzo Dow Crotchett b. 20 Feb 1821, d. 28 May 1906
Mother*Elizabeth Christian Tanner b. 3 Aug 1823, d. 7 Aug 1908
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationThomas Jefferson Crotchett was also known as T. J.
Name VariationThomas Jefferson Crotchett was also known as Jeff.
Census DateLocation
15 June 1870Wea Township, Miami County, KansasThomas Jefferson Crotchett was listed in Lorenzo Dow Crotchett's household on the 1870 Census at Wea Township, Miami County, Kansas; Next door to her sister's family, Reuben Rowland.2
8 June 1880Wea, Miami, KansasThomas Jefferson Crotchett was listed as a brother in John Wesley Crotchett's household on the 1880 Census at Wea, Miami, Kansas.3
22 June 1900Wea Twp, Miami Co, KansasThomas Jefferson Crotchett was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Wea Twp, Miami Co, Kansas.4
28 April 1910Wea, Miami, KansasHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Wea, Miami, Kansas.5
14 January 1920Kansas City, Jackson, MissouriHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri.6

Children of Thomas Jefferson Crotchett and Bell Carrie Schoonover

Citations

  1. [S186] Illinois, Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 00A/0097. license #466.
  2. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 13. Stamp 546. Dwelling 82.
  3. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0389. Page 499C.
  4. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Sheet 16A. Stamp 245. Dwelling 333.
  5. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED143. Sheet 7A. Dwelling 84.
  6. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED203. Dwelling 371.

Lorenzo Dow Crotchett Jr

M, b. 7 December 1853, d. 14 June 1932
Signature of Lorenzo Dow (LD) Crotchett Jr 1888
Father*Lorenzo Dow Crotchett b. 20 Feb 1821, d. 28 May 1906
Mother*Elizabeth Christian Tanner b. 3 Aug 1823, d. 7 Aug 1908
Name TypeDateDescription
NicknameLorenzo Dow Crotchett Jr also went by the name of L. D.
  • Lorenzo Dow Crotchett Jr was born at Red Bud, Randolph, Illinois, on 7 December 1853.
  • He was the son of Lorenzo Dow Crotchett and Elizabeth Christian Tanner.
  • Lorenzo Dow Crotchett Jr married Nancy Jane Cooley, daughter of James Cooley and Annie Christina Wyley, on 8 September 1876 at Leavenworth, Kansas.
  • Lorenzo Dow Crotchett Jr and Nancy Jane Cooley were divorced in 1885 L. D. Crotchett has sued for a divorce from his wife, Nancy Jane, on the ground of abandonment and adultery. 26 Feb 1885 - The Parsons Weekly Sun (Parsons, Kansas).
    L. D. Crotchett has sued for a divorce from his wife, Nancy Jane. 26 Feb 1885 - The Parsons Weekly Sun (Parsons, Kansas)
  • Lorenzo Dow Crotchett Jr married Matilda Ann Mercer, daughter of Amos Erastus Mercer and Emeline Tanner, on 1 March 1888 at Jackson, Missouri, Marriage license of Matilda Ann Mercer and Lorenzo Dow Crotchett Jr.
    Marriage license of Matilda Ann Mercer and Lorenzo Dow Crotchett Jr 01 Mar 1888 Jackson county, MO
  • Lorenzo Dow Crotchett Jr died on 14 June 1932 at Louisburg, Miami, Kansas, at age 78.
  • He was buried after 14 June 1932 at Lyndon Cemetery, Lyndon, Osage, Kansas.
Census DateLocation
15 June 1870Wea Township, Miami County, KansasLorenzo Dow Crotchett Jr was listed in Lorenzo Dow Crotchett's household on the 1870 Census at Wea Township, Miami County, Kansas; Next door to her sister's family, Reuben Rowland.1
1880Edwardsville, Wyandotte, KansasLorenzo Dow Crotchett Jr was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Edwardsville, Wyandotte, Kansas.2
11 June 1900Valley Brook, Osage, KansasHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Valley Brook, Osage, Kansas.3
21 May 1910Valley Brook, Osage, KansasHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Valley Brook, Osage, Kansas.4
24 February 1920Valley Brook, Osage, KansasHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Valley Brook, Osage, Kansas.5
14 April 1930Valley Brook, Osage, KansasHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Valley Brook, Osage, Kansas.6

Children of Lorenzo Dow Crotchett Jr and Nancy Jane Cooley

Child of Lorenzo Dow Crotchett Jr and Matilda Ann Mercer

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 13. Stamp 546. Dwelling 82.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0400. Page 237D.
  3. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED129. Dwelling 237.
  4. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED110. Dwelling 327.
  5. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED119. Dwelling 364.
  6. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED70-24. Dwelling 127.

Charles Perry Crotchett

M, b. 16 September 1858, d. 19 April 1924
Father*Lorenzo Dow Crotchett b. 20 Feb 1821, d. 28 May 1906
Mother*Elizabeth Christian Tanner b. 3 Aug 1823, d. 7 Aug 1908
Census DateLocation
15 June 1870Wea Township, Miami County, KansasCharles Perry Crotchett was listed in Lorenzo Dow Crotchett's household on the 1870 Census at Wea Township, Miami County, Kansas; Next door to her sister's family, Reuben Rowland.2
19 June 1880Louisburg, Wea Twp, Miami, KansasCharles Perry Crotchett was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Louisburg, Wea Twp, Miami, Kansas.3
6 January 1920Delta, Weld, ColoradoHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Delta, Weld, Colorado.4

Children of Charles Perry Crotchett and Amanda Jane Weir

Citations

  1. [S234] The Republican Citizen, Date Published: 2 Jan 1879, Reference: MICOGESOQU Vol. 7, p. 33.
  2. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 13. Stamp 546. Dwelling 82.
  3. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED147. Page 22. Dwelling 194.
  4. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Sheet 2A. Stamp 242. ED235. Dwelling 33.

Charity Emeline Crotchett

F, b. 14 August 1860, d. 8 March 1869
Father*Lorenzo Dow Crotchett b. 20 Feb 1821, d. 28 May 1906
Mother*Elizabeth Christian Tanner b. 3 Aug 1823, d. 7 Aug 1908

Louizie Ann Crotchett

F, b. 28 June 1862, d. 12 July 1951
Louizie Ann Crotchett Combs
Louizie Ann Crotchett Combs and sons
Father*Lorenzo Dow Crotchett b. 20 Feb 1821, d. 28 May 1906
Mother*Elizabeth Christian Tanner b. 3 Aug 1823, d. 7 Aug 1908
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLouizie Ann Crotchett was also known as Lou A.
Married Name20 November 1883As of 20 November 1883,her married name was Combs.
Census DateLocation
15 June 1870Wea Township, Miami County, KansasLouizie Ann Crotchett was listed in Lorenzo Dow Crotchett's household on the 1870 Census at Wea Township, Miami County, Kansas; Next door to her sister's family, Reuben Rowland.1
15 June 1880Wea, Miami, KansasLouizie Ann Crotchett was listed as a daughter in Lorenzo Dow Crotchett's household on the 1880 Census at Wea, Miami, Kansas.2
7 June 1900Marshall, Logan, OklahomaLouizie Ann Crotchett was listed as wife in Thomas Jefferson Combs's household on the 1900 Census at Marshall, Logan, Oklahoma.3
12 May 1910Willow Bar, Cimarron, OklahomaLouizie Ann Crotchett was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Willow Bar, Cimarron, Oklahoma.4
9 January 1920Willow Bar, Cimarron, OklahomaShe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Willow Bar, Cimarron, Oklahoma, Living next door to her son, Levi Dow Combs..5
11 April 1930Marella, Cimarron, OklahomaShe was listed as mother in George Floyd Combs's household on the 1930 Census at Marella, Cimarron, Oklahoma.6
     Louizie Ann Crotchett had 6 with 5 living in 1900 children. She migrated in 1907 at Oklahoma.

Children of Louizie Ann Crotchett and Thomas Jefferson Combs

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 13. Stamp 546. Dwelling 82.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED147. Page 14. Dwelling 119.
  3. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED132. Dwelling 68.
  4. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED108. Dwelling 157.
  5. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED38. Dwelling 23.
  6. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED13-8. Dwelling 111.

Mary Jane Crotchett

F, b. 6 June 1865, d. 30 November 1954
Mary Jane Crotchett Combs
Mary Jane Crotchett Combs - younger
Photograph by Picasa
Father*Lorenzo Dow Crotchett b. 20 Feb 1821, d. 28 May 1906
Mother*Elizabeth Christian Tanner b. 3 Aug 1823, d. 7 Aug 1908
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name25 October 1883As of 25 October 1883,her married name was Combs.
Census DateLocation
15 June 1870Wea Township, Miami County, KansasMary Jane Crotchett was listed in Lorenzo Dow Crotchett's household on the 1870 Census at Wea Township, Miami County, Kansas; Next door to her sister's family, Reuben Rowland.2
15 June 1880Wea, Miami, KansasMary Jane Crotchett was listed as a daughter in Lorenzo Dow Crotchett's household on the 1880 Census at Wea, Miami, Kansas.3
15 June 1900Wea, Miami, KansasMary Jane Crotchett was listed as wife in George Wesley Combs's household on the 1900 Census at Wea, Miami, Kansas.4
1 March 1905Wea, Miami, KansasMary Jane Crotchett appeared on the census of 1 March 1905 in the household of George Wesley Combs at Wea, Miami, Kansas; living next door to J. W. Crotchett.
10 January 1920Larned, Pawnee, KansasMary Jane Crotchett was listed as wife in George Wesley Combs's household on the 1920 Census at Larned, Pawnee, Kansas.5
23 April 1930Larned, Pawnee, KansasMary Jane Crotchett was listed as wife in George Wesley Combs's household on the 1930 Census at Larned, Pawnee, Kansas.6
     Mary Jane Crotchett migrated in 1912 at western Kansas.

Children of Mary Jane Crotchett and George Wesley Combs

Citations

  1. [S231] KS Miami Co Cemeteries, by KS Miami Co, pg 594.
  2. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 13. Stamp 546. Dwelling 82.
  3. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED147. Page 14. Dwelling 119.
  4. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED138. Dwelling 269.
  5. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED139. Dwelling 265.
  6. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED73-9. Page 11B. Dwelling 285.

(?) Giles

M, d. before March 1961
  • (?) Giles married Pearl Maranda Mercer at first marriage for her, circa 1920.
  • (?) Giles died before March 1961.

Elmer Herbert Steinweg

M, b. 19 January 1921, d. 5 November 2000
Father*Rudolf Emil Steinweg b. 3 Dec 1878, d. 14 Feb 1959
Mother*Maria Augusta Schneider b. 23 Apr 1884, d. 28 Oct 1962
  • Elmer Herbert Steinweg was born at Wisconsin on 19 January 1921.
  • He was the son of Rudolf Emil Steinweg and Maria Augusta Schneider.
  • Elmer Herbert Steinweg married Arlene Marian Krohn at St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Reedsburg, Wisconsin, on 23 October 1948.
  • Elmer Herbert Steinweg died on 5 November 2000 at age 79 Elmer H. Steinweg, age 79 of Reedsurg, died Sunday, November 5, 2000 at his home. He was born on January 19, 1921 in the Town of Merrimac, to Rudolf and Mary (Schneider) Steinweg. On October 23, 1948 he was united in marriage to Arlene Krohn at St. Peter's Evangelical Lutheran Church in Reedsburg. He was a loving husband, father and grandfather and enjoyed his family and friends, especially his grandchildren. Elmer also enjoyed playing cards and traveling. He farmed and had been a custodian for the Reedsburg School District. Elmer was lifelong member of St. Peter's Evangelical Lutheran Church in Reedsburg. His parents, brothers Herman and Paul and a sister, Selma Kluender, preceded him in death. He is survived by his wife Arlene Steinweg of Reedsburg; children Sharon (Wayne) Mylrea of McFarland, Susan (Jeff) Strong of Fond du Lac, Sandra (Tim) Herritz of Reedsburg. Grandchildren Ryan, Allyson and Brent Mylrea; Jonathon, Thomas and Jennifer Strong; Megan, Samantha and Timmy Herritz. Brother Lester (Wilanna) Steinweg of Nicholasville, Kentucky. Sister Hilda Steinweg of Baraboo. Nieces and nephews, along with other relatives and many good friends. Funeral services for Elmer Steinweg will be conducted at 11:00 a.m., Thursday, November 9, 2000 at St. Peter's Evangelical Lutheran Church in Reedsburg with Reverend Kevin J. Kohnke officiating. Burial will follow in St. Peter's Cemetery, Reedsburg. Friends called on Wednesday from 4:00-8:00 at the Farber Funeral Home and on Thursday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials of remembrance may be made to St. Peter's Evangelical Lutheran Church. The Farber Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements. Taken from the Reedsburg Independent.
    Madison Capital Times November 7, 2000 - Elmer Herbert Steinweg obituary
Census DateLocation
8 April 1930Merrimac, Sauk, WisconsinElmer Herbert Steinweg was listed as a son in Rudolf Emil Steinweg's household on the 1930 Census at Merrimac, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
     Elmer Herbert Steinweg obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-23. Dwelling 19.

William Herman Schroeder

M, b. 3 January 1896, d. 12 March 1928
Father*Henry Schroeder b. Jan 1852, d. a Jan 1920
Mother*Emma (?) b. Jan 1867, d. a Jan 1920
  • William Herman Schroeder was born at Wisconsin on 3 January 1896; may be 31 Jan 1886.
  • He was the son of Henry Schroeder and Emma (?).
  • William Herman Schroeder married Meta Krohn, on 6 April 1921.
  • William Herman Schroeder died on 12 March 1928 at age 32.
  • He was buried after 12 March 1928 at Saint Peters Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocation
8 June 1900Freedom, Sauk, WisconsinWilliam Herman Schroeder was listed as a son in Henry Schroeder's household on the 1900 Census at Freedom, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
20 January 1920Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinWilliam Herman Schroeder was listed as Farm help for the Adolph Gade family on the 1920 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin; Next door to Gustav Krohn.2

Child of William Herman Schroeder and Meta Krohn

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED135. Dwelling 134.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED176.

Kenneth Gilbert Schroeder

M, b. 20 September 1922, d. 18 November 1944
Father*William Herman Schroeder b. 3 Jan 1896, d. 12 Mar 1928
Mother*Meta Krohn b. 17 Oct 1898, d. 14 Aug 1954
  • Kenneth Gilbert Schroeder was born at Rock Springs, Sauk, Wisconsin, on 20 September 1922.
  • He was the son of William Herman Schroeder and Meta Krohn.
  • Kenneth Gilbert Schroeder died on 18 November 1944 at killed in action, near Metz, France, at age 22.1
  • He was buried on 14 September 1948 at St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin, WW II.2
Census DateLocation
12 April 1930Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinKenneth Gilbert Schroeder was listed as a nephew in Henry August Schroeder's household on the 1930 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.3
     Kenneth attended St. Peter's Parochial School in Reedsburg, Wi., graduated from Reedsburg High School in 1939, and worked for the Appleton Woolen Mill. He entered the military on 10 Dec. 1942, attending ASTP school at Chester, Pa. for 9 months and transferred to the infantry. On 4 Aug. 1944, he was sent over seas and served with the 95th Div. On 18 Nov. 1944 he was killed in action near Metz, France.4

Citations

  1. [S3] Jeanette (Felske) Mrs. Edward Schrank, William C. Schuette, Lorna (Klitzke) Mrs. Maurice Slaney, Sue (Parkhurst) Mrs. Roger "Jake" Steinhoust Your Heritage Committee. Marcella (Parkhurst) Mrs. Jerome Meurer, Schrank Family Heritage, page 28.
  2. [S214] Wisconsin Sauk Co Cemetery Records Vol 9, Pg 115.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-31. Dwelling 110.
  4. [S3] Jeanette (Felske) Mrs. Edward Schrank, William C. Schuette, Lorna (Klitzke) Mrs. Maurice Slaney, Sue (Parkhurst) Mrs. Roger "Jake" Steinhoust Your Heritage Committee. Marcella (Parkhurst) Mrs. Jerome Meurer, Schrank Family Heritage.

Henry August Schroeder

M, b. 26 August 1900, d. 5 November 1973
Father*Henry Schroeder b. Jan 1852, d. a Jan 1920
Mother*Emma (?) b. Jan 1867, d. a Jan 1920
  • Henry August Schroeder was born at Wisconsin on 26 August 1900.
  • He was the son of Henry Schroeder and Emma (?).
  • Henry August Schroeder married Esther E. Krohn, on 20 February 1924.
  • Henry August Schroeder died on 5 November 1973 at age 73 Henry August Schroeder obituary.
    Madison Wisconsin State Journal November 6, 1973 - Henry August Schroeder obituary
  • He was buried after 5 November 1973 at St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
Census DateLocation
9 May 1910Excelsior, Sauk, WisconsinHenry August Schroeder was listed as a son in Henry Schroeder's household on the 1910 Census at Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
20 January 1920Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinHenry August Schroeder was listed as Farm help for the Adolph Gade family on the 1920 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin; Next door to Gustav Krohn.3
12 April 1930Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.4
     Henry August Schroeder obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; Last residence Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin. In March 1926 at at the Henry Schrank home, Sauk, Wisconsin, Schrank family reunion; guest of honor William Schrank Sr.

Citations

  1. [S214] Wisconsin Sauk Co Cemetery Records Vol 9, Pg 158.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED113. Dwelling 146.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED176.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-31. Dwelling 110.

Charles Norman Gill

M, b. 12 November 1938, d. 23 October 1979
  • Charles Norman Gill was born on 12 November 1938.
  • He died on 23 October 1979, at age 40.
  • He was buried after 23 October 1979 at St. Peter's Lutheran Cemetery, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S214] Wisconsin Sauk Co Cemetery Records Vol 9, Pg 158.

Versel L. Harriger

M, b. 24 December 1926, d. 9 April 2015
Father*Austin Manley Harriger b. 27 Apr 1903, d. 31 Jan 1993
Mother*Mary Rose Hoffman b. 30 Aug 1905, d. 3 Jun 1990
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationVersel L. Harriger was also known as Versal L.
Name VariationVersel L. Harriger was also known as Butts.
Name VariationVersel L. Harriger was also known as Varsal.
  • Versel L. Harriger was born on 24 December 1926 at Michigan.
  • He was the son of Austin Manley Harriger and Mary Rose Hoffman.
  • Versel L. Harriger died on 9 April 2015 at age 88 Versel “Butts” Harriger, of Empire, passed away peacefully Thursday, April 9, 2015 at his home.

    He was born in Muskegon, on Dec. 24, 1926 to the late Austin and Mary Rose (Hoffman) Harriger.

    He was married to his wife of 67 years Charlotte D. (Mayme) Harriger.

    “Butts”as he was know to friends and family was an avid outdoorsman. He loved to hunt and fish at every opportunity. He always made a point of introducing young people to the outdoors, especially his family. Versel loved to shoot Skeet, trap and sporting clays. He was able to hunt in Alaska and throughout the western U.S., but his favorite place to hunt was right at home in Leelanau County.

    Versel was a gregarious man. He had a quick smile and had a sense of humor as bright as his blue eyes. His quick wit, caring heart and panache for life served him well with establishing friendships wherever he happened to be. He will be greatly missed by many.

    He served in the U.S. Army at the end of World War II. He was an armorer serving in an Armored division under General Patton.

    Versel worked as a Lather/Carpenter and was a member of the Wood Wire and Metal Lathing union for over 40 years. He was a member of the VFW. He was a lifetime member of the Benzie Sportsman’s Club and life long member of the NRA.

    Versel is survived by his wife, Charlotte D. Harriger; siblings, Donald (Joan) Harriger, Leah Ann (Bradley) Macarthur, Lorraine (Ed) Zientek, Barbara (Ernie) Zeigler, William (Linda) Olson, Gerald Olson, Carol Oosdyke (deceased); children; Danny Boon (Marion) Harriger, Diana Mayme Deegan, Kristen (Robert) Harriger-Shimek; grandchildren, Debra Catherine Deegan, Danny Skip (Gail) Harriger, Micah Deegan, John (Michelle Arnold) Harriger, Melissa (Brent) Lalomia; great-grandchildren, Alison Harriger, Ashley Harriger, Tyler Harriger, Beau Harriger, Carter Harriger, Anthony Lalomia and Zachary Lalomia.

    A visitation will be held on Thursday April 16, from 5-8 p.m., with the rosary prayed at 7 p.m., at St. Philips Neri Catholic Church in Empire. A funeral mass will be held at 10 a.m., on Friday April 17, at the church.
  • He was buried after 9 April 2015 at Saint Philip Neri Catholic Church Cemetery, Empire, Leelanau, Michigan.
Census DateLocation
18 April 1930Muskegon, Muskegon, MichiganVersel L. Harriger was listed as a son in Austin Manley Harriger's household on the 1930 Census at Muskegon, Muskegon, Michigan.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED33. Dwelling 446.

Hallie Clay Humphry

F, b. 24 October 1897, d. 5 May 1989
Mrs I R Mercer (Hallie Humphry Mahan) 1972
Father*Charles E. Humphry b. Aug 1870, d. a Apr 1930
Mother*Daisy W. (?) b. Mar 1875, d. b 1927
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationHallie Clay Humphry was also known as Hollie.
Married NameJanuary 1920As of January 1920,her married name was Mahan.
Married Name10 November 1928As of 10 November 1928,her married name was Mercer.
Census DateLocation
21 June 1900Beat 4, Tallahatchie, MississippiHallie Clay Humphry was listed as a daughter in Charles E. Humphry's household on the 1900 Census at Beat 4, Tallahatchie, Mississippi; living next door to G. Humphrey.2
16 May 1910Glendora, Tallahatchie, MississippiHallie Clay Humphry was listed as a daughter in Charles E. Humphry's household on the 1910 Census at Glendora, Tallahatchie, Mississippi.3
7 January 1920San Antonio, Bexar, TexasHallie Clay Humphry was listed as a daughter in Charles E. Humphry's household on the 1920 Census at San Antonio, Bexar, Texas; living at 543 Essex Avenue.4
14 April 1930San Antonio, Bexar, TexasHallie Clay Humphry was listed as wife in Ivan Ray Mercer's household on the 1930 Census at San Antonio, Bexar, Texas.5
10 May 1940Bexar, TexasHallie Clay Humphry was listed as wife in Ivan Ray Mercer's household on the 1940 Census at Bexar, Texas.6
     Hallie Clay Humphry obtained US Social Security Card at Texas; last residence San Antonio, Bexar, Texas. She and Ivan Ray Mercer lived in 1931 at 304 Compton Ave, San Antonio, Bexar, Texas. In April 1972 attended Judy Mahan bridal shower for marriage to Ralph B Hernandez.
New Braunfels Herald Zeitung May 4, 1972 - Judy Mahan bridal shower for marriage to Ralph B Hernandez

Child of Hallie Clay Humphry and Laban Albert Mahan Sr.

Children of Hallie Clay Humphry and Ivan Ray Mercer

Citations

  1. [S300] Texas Death Records (published).
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED59. Dwelling 413.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED77. Dwelling 520.
  4. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED88. Dwelling 117.
  5. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED15-200. Dwelling 339.
  6. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: , Bexar, Texas; Roll: T627_3986; Page: 24B; Enumeration District: 15-36.

George Ivan Mercer

M, b. 23 October 1929, d. 24 March 2008
Father*Ivan Ray Mercer b. 29 Oct 1884, d. 7 Dec 1971
Mother*Hallie Clay Humphry b. 24 Oct 1897, d. 5 May 1989
  • George Ivan Mercer was born at San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, on 23 October 1929.
  • He was the son of Ivan Ray Mercer and Hallie Clay Humphry.
  • George Ivan Mercer died on 24 March 2008 at age 78.
  • He was buried after 24 March 2008 at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery, San Antonio, Bexar, Texas.
Census DateLocation
14 April 1930San Antonio, Bexar, TexasGeorge Ivan Mercer was listed as a son in Ivan Ray Mercer's household on the 1930 Census at San Antonio, Bexar, Texas.1
10 May 1940Bexar, TexasGeorge Ivan Mercer was listed as a son in Ivan Ray Mercer's household on the 1940 Census at Bexar, Texas.2
     At 463-38-0102, Texas, last residence San Antonio, Bexar, Texas. In 1955 George Ivan served three years in the Navy. He is unmarried in 1955.3

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED15-200. Dwelling 339.
  2. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: , Bexar, Texas; Roll: T627_3986; Page: 24B; Enumeration District: 15-36.
  3. [S1] AR
    "She personally got the information on the Mercer family from Naomi Mercer Niemann" Faye "Crotchett" Jones
    Mrs. G. E. Jones
    Morrilton, Genealogy Crotchett --- Tanner.

James Erastus Mercer

M, b. 20 February 1931, d. 18 August 1987
Father*Ivan Ray Mercer b. 29 Oct 1884, d. 7 Dec 1971
Mother*Hallie Clay Humphry b. 24 Oct 1897, d. 5 May 1989
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJames Erastus Mercer was also known as Jimmy.
Census DateLocation
10 May 1940Bexar, TexasJames Erastus Mercer was listed as a son in Ivan Ray Mercer's household on the 1940 Census at Bexar, Texas.1

Child of James Erastus Mercer and Barbara Faye Humphreys

Citations

  1. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: , Bexar, Texas; Roll: T627_3986; Page: 24B; Enumeration District: 15-36.