Anna Barbara Haines

F, b. 1755, d. 1818
     Anna Barbara Haines was born in 1755 at Alsace-Lorriane, Germany. She married John George Kribbs circa 1775 at Germany. Anna Barbara Haines died in 1818 at Indiana, Pennsylvania.
     Anna Barbara Haines was also known as Barbara. As of circa 1775,her married name was Kribbs.

Child of Anna Barbara Haines and John George Kribbs

Amos Mercer

M, b. 1804, d. 24 July 1879
     Amos Mercer was born in 1804 at Blacklick Twp, Indiana, Pennsylvania. He was the son of David Mercer and Eve Kribbs. Amos Mercer married Rachel Sidney Rimer, daughter of Jacob Rimer and Elizabeth Catherine Hilliard, on 15 August 1825. Amos Mercer died on 24 July 1879 also reported as 1873.
     He was listed as the head of a family on the 1830 Census at Redbank, Armstrong, Pennsylvania; Free White Persons - Males - Under 5: 1
Free White Persons - Males - 20 thru 29: 1
Free White Persons - Females - Under 5: 1
Free White Persons - Females - 20 thru 29: 1. He was listed as the head of a family on the 1840 Census at Red Bank, Armstrong, Pennsylvania; Free White Persons - Males - Under 5: 1
Free White Persons - Males - 5 thru 9: 3
Free White Persons - Males - 10 thru 14: 1
Free White Persons - Males - 30 thru 39: 1
Free White Persons - Females - Under 5: 1
Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 14: 1
Free White Persons - Females - 30 thru 39: 1.
Father*David Mercer b. 1777, d. 15 Jun 1857
Mother*Eve Kribbs b. 1783, d. a 1870

Children of Amos Mercer and Rachel Sidney Rimer

Rachel Sidney Rimer

F, b. 2 March 1807, d. 24 July 1879
     Rachel Sidney Rimer was born on 2 March 1807 at Allentown, Lehigh, Pennsylvania. She was the daughter of Jacob Rimer and Elizabeth Catherine Hilliard. Rachel Sidney Rimer married Amos Mercer, son of David Mercer and Eve Kribbs, on 15 August 1825. Rachel Sidney Rimer died on 24 July 1879 at New Bethlehem, Porter Township, Clarion, Pennsylvania, at age 72.
     As of 15 August 1825,her married name was Mercer. She was referenced on Amos Mercer's household in the 1830 Census at Redbank, Armstrong, Pennsylvania; Free White Persons - Males - Under 5: 1
Free White Persons - Males - 20 thru 29: 1
Free White Persons - Females - Under 5: 1
Free White Persons - Females - 20 thru 29: 1. Rachel Sidney Rimer was referenced on Amos Mercer's household in the 1840 Census at Red Bank, Armstrong, Pennsylvania; Free White Persons - Males - Under 5: 1
Free White Persons - Males - 5 thru 9: 3
Free White Persons - Males - 10 thru 14: 1
Free White Persons - Males - 30 thru 39: 1
Free White Persons - Females - Under 5: 1
Free White Persons - Females - 10 thru 14: 1
Free White Persons - Females - 30 thru 39: 1. Rachel Sidney Rimer was listed as the head of a family on the 1850 Census at Redbank, Clarion, Pennsylvania.1
Father*Jacob Rimer b. 10 Oct 1783, d. 1879
Mother*Elizabeth Catherine Hilliard b. 1786, d. 1845

Children of Rachel Sidney Rimer and Amos Mercer

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1850; Census Place: Redbank, Clarion, Pennsylvania; Roll: M432_767; Page: 141B; Image: 289.

George Mercer

M, b. 1 February 1813, d. 24 January 1908
     George Mercer was born on 1 February 1813 at Blacklick Twp, Indiana, Pennsylvania, also reported as Clarion county, PA. He was the son of David Mercer and Eve Kribbs. George Mercer married Elizabeth Mimm circa 1838. George Mercer died on 24 January 1908 at Knox Twp, Jefferson County, Pennsylvania, at age 94.
Death certificate of George Mercer 1813 - 1908

     He was listed as the head of a family on the 1850 Census at Ringgold, Jefferson, Pennsylvania; also listed is Jackson, age 17, born in Pennsylvania.1 He was listed as the head of a family on the 1860 Census at Knox, Jefferson, Pennsylvania.2 He was a blacksmith in 1870. He was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at Knox, Jefferson, Pennsylvania.3 He was a farmer and blacksmith in 1880. He was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Knox, Jefferson, Pennsylvania.4 He was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Knox, Jefferson, Pennsylvania.5
Father*David Mercer b. 1777, d. 15 Jun 1857
Mother*Eve Kribbs b. 1783, d. a 1870

Children of George Mercer and Elizabeth Mimm

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Stamp 62. Dwelling 42.
  2. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Stamp 177. Dwelling 1469.
  3. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 21. Dwelling 136.
  4. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1136. Page 107A.
  5. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED65. Stamp 168. Dwelling 30.

Elizabeth Mimm

F, b. April 1818, d. 1903
     Elizabeth Mimm was born in April 1818 at Crawford, Pennsylvania. She married George Mercer, son of David Mercer and Eve Kribbs, circa 1838. Elizabeth Mimm died in 1903.
     Elizabeth Mimm was also known as Lisabeth. As of circa 1838,her married name was Mercer. She was listed in George Mercer's household on the 1850 Census at Ringgold, Jefferson, Pennsylvania; also listed is Jackson, age 17, born in Pennsylvania.1 Elizabeth Mimm was listed as wife in George Mercer's household on the 1880 Census at Knox, Jefferson, Pennsylvania.2 Elizabeth Mimm was listed as wife in George Mercer's household on the 1880 Census at Knox, Jefferson, Pennsylvania.3 Elizabeth Mimm was listed as wife in George Mercer's household on the 1880 Census at Knox, Jefferson, Pennsylvania.4 Elizabeth Mimm had 9 with 5 living in 1900 children. She was listed as wife in George Mercer's household on the 1900 Census at Knox, Jefferson, Pennsylvania.5

Children of Elizabeth Mimm and George Mercer

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Stamp 62. Dwelling 42.
  2. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Stamp 177. Dwelling 1469.
  3. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 21. Dwelling 136.
  4. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1136. Page 107A.
  5. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED65. Stamp 168. Dwelling 30.

James Mercer

M, b. 1819, d. 1902
     James Mercer married Caroline Miller. James Mercer was born in 1819 at Redbank Twp, Armstrong, Pennsylvania. He was the son of David Mercer and Eve Kribbs. James Mercer died in 1902 at Redbank Township, Armstrong, Pennsylvania.
     He was listed in Daniel Mercer's household on the 1850 Census at Redbank, Clarion, Pennsylvania.1 James Mercer was listed as the head of a family on the 1860 Census at Red Bank, Clarion, Pennsylvania.2 He was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at Red Bank, Clarion, Pennsylvania.3 He was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Red Bank, Clarion, Pennsylvania; also listed Christina, age 8, niece of James Mercer.4
Father*David Mercer b. 1777, d. 15 Jun 1857
Mother*Eve Kribbs b. 1783, d. a 1870

Children of James Mercer and Caroline Miller

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 262. Dwelling 1820.
  2. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 13. Dwelling 85.
  3. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 26. Dwelling 197.
  4. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1117. Page 297C.

Caroline Miller

F, b. circa 1831
     Caroline Miller married James Mercer, son of David Mercer and Eve Kribbs. Caroline Miller was born circa 1831 at Pennsylvania.
     Her married name was Mercer. She was listed in James Mercer's household on the 1860 Census at Red Bank, Clarion, Pennsylvania.1 Caroline Miller was listed in James Mercer's household on the 1870 Census at Red Bank, Clarion, Pennsylvania.2 Caroline Miller was listed as wife in James Mercer's household on the 1880 Census at Red Bank, Clarion, Pennsylvania; also listed Christina, age 8, niece of James Mercer.3

Children of Caroline Miller and James Mercer

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 13. Dwelling 85.
  2. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 26. Dwelling 197.
  3. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1117. Page 297C.

David Mercer

M, b. 1822, d. after 1870
     David Mercer was born in 1822 at Redbank Twp, Armstrong, Pennsylvania. He was the son of David Mercer and Eve Kribbs. David Mercer died after 1870.
     He was listed in David Mercer's household on the 1850 Census at Redbank, Clarion, Pennsylvania.1 David Mercer was listed in Eve Kribbs's household on the 1860 Census at Redbank, Clarion, Pennsylvania; living next door to son Johnstone Mercer.2
Father*David Mercer b. 1777, d. 15 Jun 1857
Mother*Eve Kribbs b. 1783, d. a 1870

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 268. Dwelling 1860.
  2. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 7. Dwelling 43.

Johnstone Mercer

M, b. 1823, d. 31 May 1896
     Johnstone Mercer was born in 1823 at Redbank Twp, Armstrong, Pennsylvania. He was the son of David Mercer and Eve Kribbs. Johnstone Mercer married Mary Catherine Ferringer, daughter of Joseph Ferringer and unknown (?), circa 1840. Johnstone Mercer died on 31 May 1896 at Elk Township, Clarion, Pennsylvania.
     Johnstone Mercer was also known as Johnathan. He was listed as the head of a family on the 1850 Census at Redbank, Clarion, Pennsylvania; living next door to Joseph Ferringer.1 He was listed as the head of a family on the 1860 Census at Redbank, Clarion, Pennsylvania; living next door to Eve Mercer.2 He was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at Redbank, Clarion, Pennsylvania.3
Father*David Mercer b. 1777, d. 15 Jun 1857
Mother*Eve Kribbs b. 1783, d. a 1870

Children of Johnstone Mercer and Mary Catherine Ferringer

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Stamp 135. Page 269. Dwelling 1905.
  2. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 7. Dwelling 42.
  3. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 34. Dwelling 251.

Mary Catherine Ferringer

F, b. circa 1824
     Mary Catherine Ferringer was born circa 1824 at Pennsylvania. She was the daughter of Joseph Ferringer and unknown (?). Mary Catherine Ferringer married Johnstone Mercer, son of David Mercer and Eve Kribbs, circa 1840.
     Mary Catherine Ferringer was also known as Catherine. As of circa 1840,her married name was Mercer. She was listed in Johnstone Mercer's household on the 1850 Census at Redbank, Clarion, Pennsylvania; living next door to Joseph Ferringer.1 Mary Catherine Ferringer was listed in Johnstone Mercer's household on the 1860 Census at Redbank, Clarion, Pennsylvania; living next door to Eve Mercer.2 Mary Catherine Ferringer was listed in Johnstone Mercer's household on the 1870 Census at Redbank, Clarion, Pennsylvania.3 Mary Catherine Ferringer was listed as mother in David Mercer's household on the 1880 Census at Redbank, Clarion, Pennsylvania.4
Father*Joseph Ferringer b. c 1784
Mother*unknown (?) d. b 1850

Children of Mary Catherine Ferringer and Johnstone Mercer

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Stamp 135. Page 269. Dwelling 1905.
  2. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 7. Dwelling 42.
  3. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 34. Dwelling 251.
  4. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1117 Page Number 306A.

Joseph Mercer

M
     Joseph Mercer was the son of David Mercer and Eve Kribbs.
Father*David Mercer b. 1777, d. 15 Jun 1857
Mother*Eve Kribbs b. 1783, d. a 1870

Mary Jane Mercer

F
     Mary Jane Mercer was the daughter of David Mercer and Eve Kribbs.
     Her married name was Miller.
Father*David Mercer b. 1777, d. 15 Jun 1857
Mother*Eve Kribbs b. 1783, d. a 1870

Catherine Mercer

F, b. circa 1813, d. after 1880
     Catherine Mercer married Jacob Steelsmith. Catherine Mercer was born circa 1813 at Pennsylvania. She was the daughter of David Mercer and Eve Kribbs. Catherine Mercer died after 1880.
     Her married name was Steelsmith. She was listed in Jacob Steelsmith's household on the 1850 Census at Poland Township, Mahoning, Ohio.1 Catherine Mercer was listed in Jacob Steelsmith's household on the 1860 Census at Farmer, Defiance, Ohio.2 Catherine Mercer was listed as wife in Jacob Steelsmith's household on the 1870 Census at Farmer, Defiance, Ohio.3 Catherine Mercer was listed as wife in Jacob Steelsmith's household on the 1880 Census at Farmer, Defiance, Ohio.4
Father*David Mercer b. 1777, d. 15 Jun 1857
Mother*Eve Kribbs b. 1783, d. a 1870

Children of Catherine Mercer and Jacob Steelsmith

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 1065.
  2. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 51. Stamp 371. Dwelling 355.
  3. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 5. Dwelling 34.
  4. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1011 Page Number 228B.

Jacob Steelsmith

M, b. circa 1803, d. after 1880
     Jacob Steelsmith married Catherine Mercer, daughter of David Mercer and Eve Kribbs. Jacob Steelsmith was born circa 1803 at Pennsylvania. He died after 1880.
     He was listed as the head of a family on the 1850 Census at Poland Township, Mahoning, Ohio.1 He was listed as the head of a family on the 1860 Census at Farmer, Defiance, Ohio.2 He was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at Farmer, Defiance, Ohio.3 He was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Farmer, Defiance, Ohio.4

Children of Jacob Steelsmith and Catherine Mercer

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 1065.
  2. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 51. Stamp 371. Dwelling 355.
  3. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 5. Dwelling 34.
  4. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1011 Page Number 228B.

Elizabeth Mercer

F
     Elizabeth Mercer was born at Pennsylvania. She was the daughter of David Mercer and Eve Kribbs.
     Her married name was Ginter.
Father*David Mercer b. 1777, d. 15 Jun 1857
Mother*Eve Kribbs b. 1783, d. a 1870

Washington Mercer

M, b. 12 March 1821, d. 18 May 1905
     Washington Mercer was born on 12 March 1821 at Pennsylvania also reported as Mar 1822. He was the son of David Mercer and Eve Kribbs. Washington Mercer married Margarett Ann Hilliard circa 1843. Washington Mercer died on 18 May 1905 at age 84 also reported as 1903.
     Washington Mercer was also known as W. He was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at Whitley, Moultrie, Illinois.1 He was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Lulu, Mitchell, Kansas.2 He appeared on the census of 1 March 1895 at Lulu, Mitchell, Kansas. He was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Lulu, Mitchell, Kansas; living next door to Daniel Mercer.3
Father*David Mercer b. 1777, d. 15 Jun 1857
Mother*Eve Kribbs b. 1783, d. a 1870

Children of Washington Mercer and Margarett Ann Hilliard

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 27. Stamp 133. Dwelling 196.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0389 Page Number 5B.
  3. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Lulu, Mitchell, Kansas; Roll: 491; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 0085; FHL microfilm: 1240491.

William Melvin Palmer

M, b. 10 May 1888, d. 1953
     William Melvin Palmer was born on 10 May 1888 at Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota. He married Bertha May McClain, daughter of John McClain Jr. and Grace Thurtell, in August 1914 at Aberdeen, Brown, South Dakota. William Melvin Palmer died in 1953 at Swift Current, Saskatchewan, Canada.
     William Melvin Palmer also went by the name of Nig. He appeared on the census of 1916 at Swift Current, Saskatchewan, Canada, living next door to father-in-law John McClain. He appeared on the census of 1921 at Coullee, Swift Current, Saskatchewan, Canada, living next door to father-in-law John McClain.

Children of William Melvin Palmer and Bertha May McClain

Margaret Bigford

F, b. 12 March 1904, d. 25 February 1994
     Margaret Bigford was born on 12 March 1904 at Sourisford, Manitoba, Canada. She died on 25 February 1994 at British Columbia, Canada, at age 89.
     As of 1923,her married name was Mcclain.

George Pierce

M, b. 5 May 1714, d. 2 October 1775
     George Pierce was born on 5 May 1714 at Kennett, Chester, Pennsylvania. He was the son of Joshua Pierce and Ann Mercer. George Pierce died on 2 October 1775 at age 61.
Father*Joshua Pierce b. 5 Jan 1684, d. 15 Sep 1752
Mother*Ann Mercer b. 1693, d. b 15 Sep 1722

Mary Pierce

F, b. 3 March 1717, d. 17 October 1773
     Mary Pierce was born on 3 March 1717 at Kennett, Chester, Pennsylvania. She was the daughter of Joshua Pierce and Ann Mercer. Mary Pierce married William Cloud on 24 August 1739 at Kennett Monthly Meeting, Chester, Pennsylvania.1 Mary Pierce died on 17 October 1773 at E. Marlborough, Chester, Pennsylvania, at age 56.
     As of 24 August 1739,her married name was Cloud.
Father*Joshua Pierce b. 5 Jan 1684, d. 15 Sep 1752
Mother*Ann Mercer b. 1693, d. b 15 Sep 1722

Child of Mary Pierce and William Cloud

Citations

  1. [S254] Colonial Families in the U.S. unknown record type, by unknown photographer.

Ann Pierce

F, b. 20 October 1718
     Ann Pierce was born on 20 October 1718 at Westtown, Thornbury Twp, Chester, Pennsylvania. She was the daughter of Joshua Pierce and Ann Mercer.
     Her married name was Redd. Her married name was Mendenhall.
Father*Joshua Pierce b. 5 Jan 1684, d. 15 Sep 1752
Mother*Ann Mercer b. 1693, d. b 15 Sep 1722

George Pierce

M
     George Pierce married Ann Gainer on 1 December 1679.
     GEORGE PEIRCE of the Parish of Winscom, in the County of Somerset, England, emigrated to America in 1684, sailing from Bristol, England, with his wife, Ann Gainer, of Thornbury, Co. of Gloucester, whom he m. 1st December, 1679, and three young children. In 1684 he had 490 acres of land surveyed for himself in what is now Thombury Township, Pa; in 1686 his name appears as an active member of Chichester Friends Meeting; meetings of the Society were often held at his house; in 1706 represented Chester County in the Provincial Assembly; was one of a company who erected "the Concord Mill"; d. in 1734, in East Marlborough, where he had removed two years previously.
I. Bettie, b. 18th September, 1680; m. Vincent CALDWELL.
II. George, b. 23d February, 1682.
III. Joshua Peirce, b. 5th January, 1684; d. 15th September, 1752; m. (firstly) 28th August, 1713, Anna MERCER, dau. of Thomas and Mary MERCER of Westtown, Pa; m. (secondly) 15th September, 1722, Rachel GILPIN of Birmingham, Ga., dau. of Joseph and Hannah (GLOVER) GILPIN of Birmingham, Ga.
1. GEORGE, b. 5th May, 1714; d. 2d October, 1775; m. Lydia ROBERTS.
2. Mary, b. 3d March, 1717; m. William CLOUD.
3. Ann, b. 20th October, 1718; m. (firstly) Caleb MENDENHALL; m. (secondly) Adam REDD.1

Children of George Pierce and Ann Gainer

Citations

  1. [S254] Colonial Families in the U.S. unknown record type, by unknown photographer.

Ann Gainer

F
     Ann Gainer married George Pierce on 1 December 1679.
     Her married name was Pierce.

Children of Ann Gainer and George Pierce

Betty Pierce

F, b. 18 September 1680, d. 27 December 1757
     Betty Pierce was born on 18 September 1680 at Gloucestershire, England. She was the daughter of George Pierce and Ann Gainer. Betty Pierce died on 27 December 1757 at age 77.
Father*George Pierce
Mother*Ann Gainer

George Pierce

M, b. 23 February 1682
     George Pierce was born on 23 February 1682. He was the son of George Pierce and Ann Gainer.
Father*George Pierce
Mother*Ann Gainer

Anna Mathiasdatter Eide

F, b. 27 April 1869, d. 23 October 1961
Anna Eide Abrahamson
Anna M. Eide
Anna Eide Abrahamson
Anna Eide Abrahamson 1869-1961
     Anna Mathiasdatter Eide was born on 27 April 1869 at Olden, Nordfjord, Norway. She was the daughter of Dr. Mathias Rasmussen Eide and Brite Oldsdatter Lyslo. Anna Mathiasdatter Eide was baptized on 17 May 1869 at Innvik parish, Nordfjord, Norway.1
Anna Mathiasdatter Eide Baptism at Innvik parish 17 May 1869 born 27 Apr 1869
Anna Mathiasdatter Eide Baptism at Innvik parish 17 May 1869 born 27 Apr 1869 - actual image
She married Ole Andreas Abrahamson, son of Abraham Olson and Anne Lorentze Pedersdatter, on 15 September 1898 at Brule Creek Church, Spink, Union, South Dakota, Marriage Certificate. "We are one forever this certifies Ole Abrahamson and Anna M. Eide were united in Holy Matrimony by me according to the Ordinance of God, Laws of the State of South Dakota at Spink, South Dakota on the 15th day of September in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and ninety eight." Signed Rev. E. Dale.2
Marriage Certificate of Ole Abrahamson and Anna M Eide
Anna Mathiasdatter Eide died on 23 October 1961 at at home from Azotemia, Beresford, Union, South Dakota, at age 92. She was buried on 26 October 1961 at Brule Creek Cemetery, Spink, Union, South Dakota.
     Portrait of Anna Eide Abrahamson and children - Martin, Adolph, Arthur, Olaf, Oscar, Reggie, Mother, Agnes, Betty.
Anna Eide Abrahamson and children - Martin, Adolph, Arthur, Olaf, Oscar, Reggie, Mother, Agnes, Betty
She appeared on the census of 1875 in the household of Dr. Mathias Rasmussen Eide at Eide farm, Innvik, Nordfjord, Norway.3 Anna Mathiasdatter Eide immigrated in 1895 to Grand Forks, North Dakota, She immigrated on her own to Grand Forks, North Dakota according to her daughter Mrs. Ralph (Bertha) Blake; also reported as 1893. As of 15 September 1898,her married name was Abrahamson.2 She was listed as wife in Ole Andreas Abrahamson's household on the 1900 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.4 Anna Mathiasdatter Eide was listed as wife in Ole Andreas Abrahamson's household on the 1910 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.5 Anna Mathiasdatter Eide was listed as wife in Ole Andreas Abrahamson's household on the 1920 Census at Spink Twp, Union, South Dakota; Ole Abrahamson is a farmer who owns freely his farm. He immigrated in 1881. Anna immigrated in 1893. The entire family can read and write english.6 Anna Mathiasdatter Eide was listed as wife in Ole Andreas Abrahamson's household on the 1930 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.7 Anna Mathiasdatter Eide was listed as wife in Ole Andreas Abrahamson's household on the 1940 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota; living next door to Emil Klemme.8
Father*Dr. Mathias Rasmussen Eide b. 27 Jun 1822, d. 20 May 1903
Mother*Brite Oldsdatter Lyslo b. 11 Mar 1825, d. 27 Oct 1899

Children of Anna Mathiasdatter Eide and Ole Andreas Abrahamson

Citations

  1. [S375] Norwegian National Archives Digital Archives, by Norwegian government, Ministerialbok for Innvik prestegjeld 1865-1878 (1447P)
    ID: 8396
    List: Fødte og døpte b 1865-1878.
  2. [S17] Certificate, Anna M. Eide marriage of 15 sep 1898.
  3. [S375] Norwegian National Archives Digital Archives, by Norwegian government, Folketelling 1875 for 1447P Innvik prestegjeld
    ID: 52322.
  4. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg. 5. Stamp 250A. ED #340. #80,80.
  5. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pg 3B. ED #430. #50, 55.
  6. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 5B ED #252.
  7. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-15. Dwelling 53.
  8. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 17. ED64-16. Sheet 6b.

Dr. Mathias Rasmussen Eide

M, b. 27 June 1822, d. 20 May 1903
     Dr. Mathias Rasmussen Eide was born on 27 June 1822 at Norway. He was the son of Rasmus Mathisen and Elisabeth Margrethe Olsdatter. Dr. Mathias Rasmussen Eide was baptized on 30 June 1822 at Innvik parish, Nordfjord, Norway, residence (farm) listed as Ejde.1
Mathias Eide baptism record at Innvik parish 30 June 1822 born 27 June 1822
Mathias Eide baptism record at Innvik parish 30 June 1822 born 27 June 1822 - original image
He married Brite Oldsdatter Lyslo, daughter of Ole Nilsen and Anna Olsdatter, on 26 June 1851 at Innvik parish, Nordfjord, Norway, Groom residence: Eide; Bride residence: Lyslo.2
Mathis Rasmussen - Brite Olsdatter Marriage at Innvik parish 26 June 1851
Mathis Rasmussen - Brite Olsdatter Marriage at Innvik parish 26 June 1851 - original image
Dr. Mathias Rasmussen Eide died on 20 May 1903 at Norway at age 80. He was buried on 27 May 1903 at Innvik parish; Olden church, Norway, residence: Eide.3
Mathias Rasmussen Eide burial at Innvik parish 27 May 1903 died 20 May 1903 - actual image

     Dr. Mathias Rasmussen Eide was also known as Mathias Rasmussen. Dr. Mathias Rasmussen Eide also went by the name of Matt. He was confirmed on 10 December 1837 at Innvik parish, Nordfjord, Norway, residence: Eide; age 15 1/2.4
Mathias Rasmussen confirmation at Innvik parish Norway 10 Dec 1837
Mathias Rasmussen confirmation at Innvik parish Norway 10 Dec 1837 - original image
He witnessed the baptism of Elisabeth Margrete Matisdatter Eide on 8 March 1863 at Innvik parish, Norway; residence: Eide farm.5 Dr. Mathias Rasmussen Eide appeared on the census of 1865 at Eide farm, Innvik, Nordfjord, Norway.6
1865 census for Eide farm Innvik Norway - Mathias Rasmussen family
1865 census for Eide farm Innvik Norway - Mathias Rasmussen family - property 42 page 115 - original image
He witnessed the baptism of Anna Mathiasdatter Eide on 17 May 1869 at Innvik parish, Nordfjord, Norway.7 Dr. Mathias Rasmussen Eide appeared on the census of 1875 at Eide farm, Innvik, Nordfjord, Norway.8
1875 census for Eide farm Innvik Norway - Mathias Rasmussen family
1875 census for Eide farm Innvik Norway - Mathias Rasmussen family - page 799 - original image
He witnessed the burial of Brite Oldsdatter Lyslo on 9 November 1899 at Innvik parish; Olden church, Norway; residence: Lyslo.9 Dr. Mathias Rasmussen Eide appeared on the census of 1900 in the household of Mons Simonsen at Eide farm, Innvik, Nordfjord, Norway.10
Father*Rasmus Mathisen b. 5 Aug 1803
Mother*Elisabeth Margrethe Olsdatter b. 1796, d. 11 Dec 1861

Children of Dr. Mathias Rasmussen Eide and Brite Oldsdatter Lyslo

Citations

  1. [S375] Norwegian National Archives Digital Archives, by Norwegian government, Ministerialbok for Innvik prestegjeld 1820-1832 (1447P)
    ID: 11509
    List: Fødte og døpte b 1820-1832.
  2. [S375] Norwegian National Archives Digital Archives, by Norwegian government, Ministerialbok for Innvik prestegjeld 1847-1865 (1447P)
    ID: 8395
    List: Viede b 1847-1865.
  3. [S375] Norwegian National Archives Digital Archives, by Norwegian government, Ministerialbok for Innvik prestegjeld, Olden sokn 1900-1920 (1447P)
    List: Døde og begravede.
  4. [S375] Norwegian National Archives Digital Archives, by Norwegian government, Ministerialbok for Innvik prestegjeld 1831-1846 (1447P)
    ID: 11510
    List: Konfirmerte b 1831-1846.
  5. [S375] Norwegian National Archives Digital Archives, by Norwegian government, Ministerialbok for Innvik prestegjeld 1847-1865 (1447P)
    ID: 8395
    List: Fødte og døpte b 1847-1865.
  6. [S375] Norwegian National Archives Digital Archives, by Norwegian government, Folketelling 1865 for 1447P Innvik prestegjeld
    ID: 38274.
  7. [S375] Norwegian National Archives Digital Archives, by Norwegian government, Ministerialbok for Innvik prestegjeld 1865-1878 (1447P)
    ID: 8396
    List: Fødte og døpte b 1865-1878.
  8. [S375] Norwegian National Archives Digital Archives, by Norwegian government, Folketelling 1875 for 1447P Innvik prestegjeld
    ID: 52322.
  9. [S375] Norwegian National Archives Digital Archives, by Norwegian government, Ministerialbok for Innvik prestegjeld, Olden sokn 1879-1900 (1447P)
    List: Døde og begravede.
  10. [S375] Norwegian National Archives Digital Archives, by Norwegian government, Folketelling 1900 for 1447 Innvik herred
    ID: 37368.

Ruby J. Houston1

F, b. circa 1904
     Ruby J. Houston was born circa 1904 at South Dakota. She was the daughter of Albert Houston and Alice Josephine Meader. Ruby J. Houston married Henry Clyde McClain, son of John McClain Jr. and Grace Thurtell, before 1924. Ruby J. Houston and Henry Clyde McClain were divorced before November 1929. Ruby J. Houston married Ralph B. Fiero on 16 November 1929 at Fall River, South Dakota.
     Ruby J. Houston was listed as a daughter in Albert Houston's household on the 1920 Census at Carbonate, Lawrence, South Dakota.2 As of before 1924,her married name was McClain. As of 16 November 1929,her married name was Fiero. Ruby J. Houston was listed as wife in Ralph B. Fiero's household on the 1930 Census at Lead, Lawrence, South Dakota.3
Father*Albert Houston b. 6 Nov 1876
Mother*Alice Josephine Meader b. c 1880

Child of Ruby J. Houston and Henry Clyde McClain

Citations

  1. [S204] California Death Records (published), surname listed as Houston on Willard Byron McClain's California Death Record.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED120. Dwelling 7.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED7. Dwelling 1b.

Ruth (?)

F
     Ruth (?) married Leo Glenn McClain, son of John McClain Jr. and Grace Thurtell.
     Her married name was McClain.

John Townsend

M
     John Townsend married Catherine (?).

Child of John Townsend and Catherine (?)