Joseph Hruska

M, b. circa 1869
Father*Frank Hruska b. c 1838, d. 24 Mar 1912
Mother*Anne Kosnarona b. c 1842, d. 1897
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1869Joseph Hruska was born circa 1869 at Dakota Territory.
He was the son of Frank Hruska and Anne Kosnarona.
Census DateLocationDescription
17 August 1870Bon Homme, Dakota TerritoryJoseph Hruska was listed in Frank Hruska's household on the 1870 Census at Bon Homme, Dakota Territory; living next door to John Rushea (Hruska).1
1880Township 94, Bon Homme, Dakota TerritoryJoseph Hruska was listed as a son in Frank Hruska's household on the 1880 Census at Township 94, Bon Homme, Dakota Territory.2

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 119.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0111 Page Number 111A.

Kate Hruska

F, b. February 1877, d. 1945
Father*Frank Hruska b. c 1838, d. 24 Mar 1912
Mother*Anne Kosnarona b. c 1842, d. 1897
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationKate Hruska was also known as Katie.
Married Namecirca 1895As of circa 1895,her married name was Bartunek.
Life EventDateDescription
BirthFebruary 1877Kate Hruska was born in February 1877 at Dakota Territory.
She was the daughter of Frank Hruska and Anne Kosnarona.
Marriagecirca 1895Kate Hruska married Joseph Bartunek circa 1895.
Death1945Kate Hruska died in 1945 at South Dakota.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Township 94, Bon Homme, Dakota TerritoryKate Hruska was listed as a daughter in Frank Hruska's household on the 1880 Census at Township 94, Bon Homme, Dakota Territory.1
1900Township 96, Bon Homme, South DakotaKate Hruska was listed as wife in Joseph Bartunek's household on the 1900 Census at Township 96, Bon Homme, South Dakota.2
  • Kate Hruska had 3 with 3 living in 1900 children.

Children of Kate Hruska and Joseph Bartunek

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0111 Page Number 111A.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Township 96, Bon Homme, South Dakota; Roll: T623_1546; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 29.
  3. [S9] South Dakota, South Dakota Birth Records South Dakota, File Date: February 07, 1957 (unknown file date).

Frances Hruska

F, b. circa 1879
Father*Frank Hruska b. c 1838, d. 24 Mar 1912
Mother*Anne Kosnarona b. c 1842, d. 1897
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationFrances Hruska was also known as Fanny.
Married Nameafter 1910As of after 1910,her married name was Navratil.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1879Frances Hruska was born circa 1879 at Dakota Territory.
She was the daughter of Frank Hruska and Anne Kosnarona.
Marriageafter 1910Frances Hruska married Joe Navratil after 1910.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Township 94, Bon Homme, Dakota TerritoryFrances Hruska was listed as a daughter in Frank Hruska's household on the 1880 Census at Township 94, Bon Homme, Dakota Territory.1
1910Tabor, Bon Homme, South DakotaFrances Hruska was listed as a sister in John Frank Hruska's household on the 1910 Census at Tabor, Bon Homme, South Dakota.2

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0111 Page Number 111A.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Tabor, Bon Homme, South Dakota; Roll: T624_1475; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 0028; Image: 884; FHL Number: 1375488.

John Frank Hruska1

M, b. 3 July 1885
Father*Frank Hruska1 b. c 1838, d. 24 Mar 1912
Mother*Anne Kosnarona1 b. c 1842, d. 1897
Life EventDateDescription
Birth3 July 1885John Frank Hruska was born on 3 July 1885 at Bon Homme, South Dakota.1
He was the son of Frank Hruska and Anne Kosnarona.1
UNMARRIED1920As of 1920, John Frank Hruska was never married.
Census DateLocationDescription
1910Tabor, Bon Homme, South DakotaJohn Frank Hruska was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Tabor, Bon Homme, South Dakota.2
1920Tabor, Bon Homme, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Tabor, Bon Homme, South Dakota.3

Citations

  1. [S9] South Dakota, South Dakota Birth Records South Dakota (unknown file date).
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Tabor, Bon Homme, South Dakota; Roll: T624_1475; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 0028; Image: 884; FHL Number: 1375488.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Tabor, Bon Homme, South Dakota; Roll: T625_1714; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 19; Image: 500.

Joseph Bartunek

M, b. March 1866, d. 9 July 1939
Life EventDateDescription
BirthMarch 1866Joseph Bartunek was born in March 1866 at Bohemia also reported as Czechoslovakia.
Marriagecirca 1895He married Kate Hruska, daughter of Frank Hruska and Anne Kosnarona, circa 1895.
Death9 July 1939Joseph Bartunek died on 9 July 1939 at South Dakota at age 73.
Census DateLocationDescription
1900Township 96, Bon Homme, South DakotaJoseph Bartunek was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Township 96, Bon Homme, South Dakota.1
  • Joseph Bartunek immigrated in 1876.

Children of Joseph Bartunek and Kate Hruska

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Township 96, Bon Homme, South Dakota; Roll: T623_1546; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 29.
  2. [S9] South Dakota, South Dakota Birth Records South Dakota, File Date: February 07, 1957 (unknown file date).

Agnes D. Bartunek1

F, b. 23 February 1898, d. September 1987
Father*Joseph Bartunek1 b. Mar 1866, d. 9 Jul 1939
Mother*Kate Hruska1 b. Feb 1877, d. 1945
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAgnes D. Bartunek was also known as Aggie.
Married Name25 November 1919As of 25 November 1919,her married name was Juran.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth23 February 1898Agnes D. Bartunek was born on 23 February 1898 at Bon Homme, South Dakota.1
She was the daughter of Joseph Bartunek and Kate Hruska.1
Marriage25 November 1919Agnes D. Bartunek married Adolph Juran on 25 November 1919 at Charles Mix, South Dakota.
DeathSeptember 1987Agnes D. Bartunek died in September 1987 at age 89.
Census DateLocationDescription
1900Township 96, Bon Homme, South DakotaAgnes D. Bartunek was listed as a daughter in Joseph Bartunek's household on the 1900 Census at Township 96, Bon Homme, South Dakota.2

Citations

  1. [S9] South Dakota, South Dakota Birth Records South Dakota, File Date: February 07, 1957 (unknown file date).
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Township 96, Bon Homme, South Dakota; Roll: T623_1546; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 29.

Lewis Durst

M, b. circa 1862
Father*Henry C. Durst b. 1826, d. b 1900
Mother*Catherine Feisch b. Nov 1832
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1862Lewis Durst was born circa 1862 at Maryland.
He was the son of Henry C. Durst and Catherine Feisch.
Census DateLocationDescription
6 July 1870District 11, Allegany, MarylandLewis Durst was listed in Henry C. Durst's household on the 1870 Census at District 11, Allegany, Maryland.1

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 2. Dwelling 12.

Henry Durst

M, b. circa 1864
Father*Henry C. Durst b. 1826, d. b 1900
Mother*Catherine Feisch b. Nov 1832
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1864Henry Durst was born circa 1864 at Maryland.
He was the son of Henry C. Durst and Catherine Feisch.
Census DateLocationDescription
6 July 1870District 11, Allegany, MarylandHenry Durst was listed in Henry C. Durst's household on the 1870 Census at District 11, Allegany, Maryland.1
1880Accident, Garrett, MarylandHenry Durst was listed as a son in Henry C. Durst's household on the 1880 Census at Accident, Garrett, Maryland.2

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 2. Dwelling 12.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0509 Page Number 345D.

Mary Ann Durst

F, b. circa 1866
Father*Henry C. Durst b. 1826, d. b 1900
Mother*Catherine Feisch b. Nov 1832
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1866Mary Ann Durst was born circa 1866 at Maryland.
She was the daughter of Henry C. Durst and Catherine Feisch.
Census DateLocationDescription
6 July 1870District 11, Allegany, MarylandMary Ann Durst was listed in Henry C. Durst's household on the 1870 Census at District 11, Allegany, Maryland.1
1880Accident, Garrett, MarylandMary Ann Durst was listed as a daughter in Henry C. Durst's household on the 1880 Census at Accident, Garrett, Maryland.2

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 2. Dwelling 12.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0509 Page Number 345D.

Sarah A. Durst

F, b. circa 1868
Father*Henry C. Durst b. 1826, d. b 1900
Mother*Catherine Feisch b. Nov 1832
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1868Sarah A. Durst was born circa 1868 at Maryland.
She was the daughter of Henry C. Durst and Catherine Feisch.
Census DateLocationDescription
6 July 1870District 11, Allegany, MarylandSarah A. Durst was listed in Henry C. Durst's household on the 1870 Census at District 11, Allegany, Maryland.1
1880Accident, Garrett, MarylandSarah A. Durst was listed as a daughter in Henry C. Durst's household on the 1880 Census at Accident, Garrett, Maryland.2

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 2. Dwelling 12.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0509 Page Number 345D.

Josiah Durst

M, b. circa 1871
Father*Henry C. Durst b. 1826, d. b 1900
Mother*Catherine Feisch b. Nov 1832
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1871Josiah Durst was born circa 1871 at Maryland.
He was the son of Henry C. Durst and Catherine Feisch.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Accident, Garrett, MarylandJosiah Durst was listed as a son in Henry C. Durst's household on the 1880 Census at Accident, Garrett, Maryland.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0509 Page Number 345D.

John Durst

M, b. circa 1861
Father*Henry C. Durst b. 1826, d. b 1900
Mother*Catherine Feisch b. Nov 1832
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1861John Durst was born circa 1861 at Maryland.
He was the son of Henry C. Durst and Catherine Feisch.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Accident, Garrett, MarylandJohn Durst was listed as a son in Henry C. Durst's household on the 1880 Census at Accident, Garrett, Maryland.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0509 Page Number 345D.

Sarah Durst

F, b. circa 1852
Father*Henry C. Durst b. 1826, d. b 1900
Mother*Catherine Feisch b. Nov 1832
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1852Sarah Durst was born circa 1852 at Maryland.
She was the daughter of Henry C. Durst and Catherine Feisch.
Census DateLocationDescription
5 September 1860District 2, Allegany, MarylandSarah Durst was listed in Henry C. Durst's household on the 1860 Census at District 2, Allegany, Maryland.1

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 245. Dwelling 1811.

Archibald Durst

M, b. circa 1854
Father*Henry C. Durst b. 1826, d. b 1900
Mother*Catherine Feisch b. Nov 1832
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1854Archibald Durst was born circa 1854 at Maryland.
He was the son of Henry C. Durst and Catherine Feisch.
Census DateLocationDescription
5 September 1860District 2, Allegany, MarylandArchibald Durst was listed in Henry C. Durst's household on the 1860 Census at District 2, Allegany, Maryland.1

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 245. Dwelling 1811.

Witthman Durst

M, b. circa 1857
Father*Henry C. Durst b. 1826, d. b 1900
Mother*Catherine Feisch b. Nov 1832
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1857Witthman Durst was born circa 1857 at Maryland.
He was the son of Henry C. Durst and Catherine Feisch.
Census DateLocationDescription
5 September 1860District 2, Allegany, MarylandWitthman Durst was listed in Henry C. Durst's household on the 1860 Census at District 2, Allegany, Maryland.1

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 245. Dwelling 1811.

Martha Durst

F, b. circa November 1859
Father*Henry C. Durst b. 1826, d. b 1900
Mother*Catherine Feisch b. Nov 1832
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca November 1859Martha Durst was born circa November 1859 at Maryland.
She was the daughter of Henry C. Durst and Catherine Feisch.
Census DateLocationDescription
5 September 1860District 2, Allegany, MarylandMartha Durst was listed in Henry C. Durst's household on the 1860 Census at District 2, Allegany, Maryland.1

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 245. Dwelling 1811.

Ann (?)

F, b. circa 1782
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAnn (?) was also known as Feich.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1782Ann (?) was born circa 1782 at Germany.
Census DateLocationDescription
5 September 1860District 2, Allegany, MarylandAnn (?) was listed in Henry C. Durst's household on the 1860 Census at District 2, Allegany, Maryland.1

Child of Ann (?)

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 245. Dwelling 1811.

unknown (?)

M
Life EventDateDescription
Marriagecirca 1892Unknown (?) married Mary Y. (?) circa 1892.

Norma Rae Larsen

F, b. 1 January 1930, d. 18 September 1949
Father*Raymond B. Larsen b. 16 Apr 1901, d. 26 Aug 1967
Mother*Alice Rae Hamaker b. 28 Dec 1907, d. 8 Aug 1974
Lars Larsen holding Norma Rae Larsen
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameSeptember 1948As of September 1948,her married name was Grapes.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1 January 1930Norma Rae Larsen was born on 1 January 1930 only child to make it past infancy.
She was the daughter of Raymond B. Larsen and Alice Rae Hamaker.
Death18 September 1949Norma Rae Larsen died on 18 September 1949 at Wyoming at age 19 Mrs. Robert (Norma) Grapes, 19, formerly of Lusk, was killed in an auto crash on the Lincoln Highway, 33 miles east of Rawlins, Sunday, when a convertible in which she was riding failed to make a curve. Cross Rivas, 32, driver of the car, was also killed. Patrolman H. W. Clingman, who investigated the accident, said Rivas was hurled 86 feet and Mrs. Grapes 34 feet from where the vehicle stopped. He said the car was traveling at a high rate of speed. It is understood that Mrs. Grapes and Rivas were going to Medicine Bow where she was to meet her husband, an oil field worker. Rivas also worked at the field, and the two families were friends and neighbors. Funeral services for Mrs. Grapes are being held at the High School in Harrison, Thursday afternoon at 2:00 o'clock, and burial is to be made in the Lusk cemetery, with graveside services here. Rev. Juell of the Congregational Church will officiate. Mrs. Grapes is the only child of Mr. and Mrs. Ray Larson of Harrison. She was born there and graduated from Harrison High School. She then took a beauty course at Hall's Beauty School, Casper, and took over management of the Modern Beauty Salon of Lusk on August 1, 1948. She was married to Robert Grapes in September of 1948, and until July lived at Newcastle, where he was employed in the oil fields. He was then transferred to Medicine Bow.
Ardmore Daily Ardmoreite September 19, 1949 - Norma (Larsen) Grapes obituary
BurialSeptember 1949She was buried in September 1949 at Lusk Cemetery, Lusk, Niobrara, Wyoming.
Census DateLocationDescription
1940Bowen, Sioux, NebraskaNorma Rae Larsen was listed as a daughter in Raymond B. Larsen's household on the 1940 Census at Bowen, Sioux, Nebraska.1

Citations

  1. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Bowen, Sioux, Nebraska; Roll: T627_2266; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 83-4.

Mayme (?)

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Nameafter 1957As of after 1957,her married name was Larsen.
Life EventDateDescription
Marriageafter 1957Mayme (?) married Bryan William Larsen, son of Lars Chris Larsen and Ane Maria Pedersen, after 1957.

Emmett Alfred Roberson

M, b. 3 November 1886, d. 25 September 1959
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationEmmett Alfred Roberson was also known as Emett.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth3 November 1886Emmett Alfred Roberson was born on 3 November 1886 at Illinois also reported as Denmark.
Marriagecirca 1913He married Cora Evans Ruiter, daughter of Jelle Johnson Ruiter and Henrietta Jones, circa 1913.
Death25 September 1959Emmett Alfred Roberson died on 25 September 1959 at age 72.
Burialafter 25 September 1959He was buried after 25 September 1959 at Siskiyou Memorial Park, Medford, Jackson, Oregon.
Census DateLocationDescription
25 March 1920Geddes, Goose Lake Township, Charles Mix, South DakotaEmmett Alfred Roberson was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Geddes, Goose Lake Township, Charles Mix, South Dakota.1
21 April 1930White Lake, Aurora, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at White Lake, Aurora, South Dakota.2
  • On 5 June 1917 at World War I Draft Registration, Charles Mix, South Dakota.
    Roberson, Emett Alfred - World War I Draft Registration Card

Children of Emmett Alfred Roberson and Cora Evans Ruiter

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED41. Dwelling 127.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED2-24. Dwelling 46.

Ferne Harriot Roberson

F, b. 22 November 1913, d. 28 July 1993
Father*Emmett Alfred Roberson b. 3 Nov 1886, d. 25 Sep 1959
Mother*Cora Evans Ruiter b. 14 Dec 1889, d. 25 Nov 1947
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationFerne Harriot Roberson was also known as Fern.
Married Name3 November 1946As of 3 November 1946,her married name was Johnson.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth22 November 1913Ferne Harriot Roberson was born on 22 November 1913 at Lake Andes, South Dakota.
She was the daughter of Emmett Alfred Roberson and Cora Evans Ruiter.
Death28 July 1993Ferne Harriot Roberson died on 28 July 1993 at age 79 A memorial service for Ferne H. Johnson will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Eastwood Baptist Church. Pastor George Nye will officiate. Mrs. Johnson, 79, of Medford, died Wednesday (July 28, 1993) at Three Fountains Nursing Center. Memorial Contributions may be made to Eastwood Baptist Church, 675 N. Keeneway Drive, Medford, OR 97504. Mrs. Johnson was born Nov. 22, 1913, in Lake Andes, S.D. On Nov. 3, 1946, in Medford, she married John T. Johnson Jr., who survives. She was an active member of the Eastwood Baptist Church for the past 40 years. Survivors, in addition to her husband, include a son, Gary Johnson, Central Point; a daughter, Gayle Leslie, Medford; a sister, LaMae Hughes, Phoenix; nine grandchildren and a great-grandchild. She was preceded in death by a brother, Roy Roberson.
Friends may pay their respects from 4 to 6 p.m. today at Perl with Siskiyou Funeral Service. Perl with Siskiyou Funeral Service handled the arrangements.
Census DateLocationDescription
25 March 1920Geddes, Goose Lake Township, Charles Mix, South DakotaFerne Harriot Roberson was listed as a daughter in Emmett Alfred Roberson's household on the 1920 Census at Geddes, Goose Lake Township, Charles Mix, South Dakota.1
21 April 1930White Lake, Aurora, South DakotaFerne Harriot Roberson was listed as a daughter in Emmett Alfred Roberson's household on the 1930 Census at White Lake, Aurora, South Dakota.2

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED41. Dwelling 127.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED2-24. Dwelling 46.

Roy T. Roberson

M, b. 9 May 1915, d. 4 August 1989
Father*Emmett Alfred Roberson b. 3 Nov 1886, d. 25 Sep 1959
Mother*Cora Evans Ruiter b. 14 Dec 1889, d. 25 Nov 1947
Life EventDateDescription
Birth9 May 1915Roy T. Roberson was born on 9 May 1915 at South Dakota.
He was the son of Emmett Alfred Roberson and Cora Evans Ruiter.
Death4 August 1989Roy T. Roberson died on 4 August 1989 at age 74.
Burialafter 4 August 1989He was buried after 4 August 1989 at Willamette National Cemetery, Happy Valley, Clackamas, Oregon, Inscription: LT COL US ARMY, WORLD WAR II.
Census DateLocationDescription
25 March 1920Geddes, Goose Lake Township, Charles Mix, South DakotaRoy T. Roberson was listed as a son in Emmett Alfred Roberson's household on the 1920 Census at Geddes, Goose Lake Township, Charles Mix, South Dakota.1
21 April 1930White Lake, Aurora, South DakotaRoy T. Roberson was listed as a son in Emmett Alfred Roberson's household on the 1930 Census at White Lake, Aurora, South Dakota.2
  • Roy T. Roberson obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; last residence Corvallis, Benton, Oregon.

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED41. Dwelling 127.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED2-24. Dwelling 46.

Betty Herrin

F, b. 7 February 1925, d. 1 March 2010
Father*Robert H. Herrin b. c 1903
Mother*Dorothy (?) b. c 1904
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name26 September 1942As of 26 September 1942,her married name was Frohreich.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth7 February 1925Betty Herrin was born on 7 February 1925 at Oregon.
She was the daughter of Robert H. Herrin and Dorothy (?).
Marriage26 September 1942Betty Herrin married Dale Robert Frohreich, son of Paul Gotthelf Frohreich and Lillian Grace Ruiter, on 26 September 1942.
Death1 March 2010Betty Herrin died on 1 March 2010 at age 85 Betty Frohreich of Corvallis died Monday, March 1, 2010, at Corvallis Manor. She was 85. Arrangements are pending with DeMoss-Durdan Funeral Home and Crematory. -------------------------- Betty Frohreich of Corvallis died Monday at Corvallis Manor. She was 85. Betty was born in Ashland to Robert and Dorothy Herrin. She married Dale Frohreich in North Bend, Wash., on Sept. 26, 1942. Betty was a homemaker and a wonderful mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She enjoyed bowling and crafts, and was an avid antique collector. She and Dale were both members of the Elks Lodge. She is survived by her sons and their wives, Larry and Linda, and Richard and Judith; daughter, Judy Camille; grandchildren Kristin, Dylan, Jennifer and Anthony; great-granddaughter, Violet; and sister, Patsy Nelson. She was preceded in death by her husband, Dale; son Robert; and brother, Martin Herrin.
Burialafter 1 March 2010She was buried after 1 March 2010 at Mountain View Cemetery, Ashland, Jackson, Oregon.

Child of Betty Herrin and Dale Robert Frohreich

Frank Denny

M, b. 7 January 1871, d. 15 December 1955
Father*Frank Darno Denny b. c 1845, d. b 1900
Mother*Martha Elizabeth Rafferty b. Jun 1849
Life EventDateDescription
Birth7 January 1871Frank Denny was born on 7 January 1871 at Empire, Leelanau, Michigan.
He was the son of Frank Darno Denny and Martha Elizabeth Rafferty.
Marriagecirca 1902Frank Denny married Sophia Teresa Albrecht, daughter of Anthony Albrecht and unknown (?), circa 1902.
Death15 December 1955Frank Denny died on 15 December 1955 at Michigan at age 84 Frank Denny, 84, of this city, died early this morning following a lingering illness. Mr. Denny, was born Jan. 7, 1871, at Empire and lived there his entire life. He owned and operated a farm there and retired about five years ago. He was a life long member of the St. Joseph church of Empire. He is survived by three sons, Clifford Denny of this city, Otto Denny of Maple City and Minor Denny of Flint; three daughters, Mrs. Eugene Bishop of Frankfort, Mrs. Paul Krause of Pittsburg, Pa., and Mrs. Rudoph Borgesten of Empire; a sister, Mrs. John Densmore of Empire; a brother, William Denny of this city; 25 grandchildren and several great grandchildren. Funeral mass will be held at 10 a.m. Monday from St. Joseph church, Empire. Rev. Leo Zielinski will officiate. Interment will be at St. Joseph cemetery. The Rosary will be recited at 8:00pm Sunday from the Martinson funeral home, Traverse City.1
Frank Denny obituary 15 Dec 1955 Traverse City Record-Eagle (Traverse City, MI)
Burialafter 15 December 1955He was buried after 15 December 1955 at Saint Philip Neri Catholic Church Cemetery, Empire, Leelanau, Michigan.
Census DateLocationDescription
11 June 1880Empire, Leelanau, MichiganFrank Denny was listed as a son in Frank Darno Denny's household on the 1880 Census at Empire, Leelanau, Michigan.2
27 June 1900Empire, Leelanau, MichiganFrank Denny was listed as a son in Martha Elizabeth Rafferty's household on the 1900 Census at Empire, Leelanau, Michigan.3
10 May 1910Empire, Leelanau, MichiganFrank Denny was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Empire, Leelanau, Michigan.4
27 January 1920Empire, Leelanau, MichiganHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Empire, Leelanau, Michigan.5
11 April 1930Empire, Leelanau, MichiganHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Empire, Leelanau, Michigan.6

Children of Frank Denny and Sophia Teresa Albrecht

Citations

  1. [S346] Traverse City Record Eagle, 1955 December 15. Page 16.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0589 Page Number 492C. ED160. Dwelling 141.
  3. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED21. Dwelling 219.
  4. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED23. Dwelling 229.
  5. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED49. Dwelling 150.
  6. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED45-6. Dwelling 40.

Sophia Teresa Albrecht

F, b. 12 October 1883, d. 25 December 1950
Father*Anthony Albrecht
Mother*unknown (?)
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationSophia Teresa Albrecht was also known as Sophie Teresa.
Name VariationSophia Teresa Albrecht was also known as Albright.
Married Namecirca 1902As of circa 1902,her married name was Denny.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth12 October 1883Sophia Teresa Albrecht was born on 12 October 1883 at Ludington, Michigan.
She was the daughter of Anthony Albrecht and unknown (?).
Marriagecirca 1902Sophia Teresa Albrecht married Frank Denny, son of Frank Darno Denny and Martha Elizabeth Rafferty, circa 1902.
Death25 December 1950Sophia Teresa Albrecht died on 25 December 1950 at Empire, Leelanau, Michigan, at age 67 Mrs. Sophie Teresa Denny, a longtime resident of Empire, died suddenly Monday at her home. She was 67 years old. Mrs. Denny was born in Ludington on October 12, 1883, the daughter of Mr. And Mrs. Anthony Albrecht, and resided in Empire most of her life. Surviving are her husband, Frank Denny; three sons, Otto of Empire; Clifford of Traverse City and Minor of Flint; three daughters, Mrs. Lila Bishop of Elberta; Mrs. Shirley Bertsten of Empire; Mrs. June Kraus of Pittsburg; 21 grandchildren, and three brothers. Funeral services will be held at St. Philip's Catholic church at Empire Thursday morning at ten o'clock, Rev. Joseph Bocek officiating and burial will be made in St. Philip's cemetery.1
Sophia Teresa Albrecht Denny obituary 26 Dec 1950 Traverse City Record-Eagle (Traverse City, MI)
Burialafter 25 December 1950She was buried after 25 December 1950 at Saint Philip Neri Catholic Church Cemetery, Empire, Leelanau, Michigan.
Census DateLocationDescription
10 May 1910Empire, Leelanau, MichiganSophia Teresa Albrecht was listed as wife in Frank Denny's household on the 1910 Census at Empire, Leelanau, Michigan.2
27 January 1920Empire, Leelanau, MichiganSophia Teresa Albrecht was listed as wife in Frank Denny's household on the 1920 Census at Empire, Leelanau, Michigan.3
11 April 1930Empire, Leelanau, MichiganSophia Teresa Albrecht was listed as wife in Frank Denny's household on the 1930 Census at Empire, Leelanau, Michigan.4
  • Sophia Teresa Albrecht had 5 with 5 living in 1910 children.

Children of Sophia Teresa Albrecht and Frank Denny

Citations

  1. [S346] Traverse City Record Eagle, 26 Dec 1950.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED23. Dwelling 229.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED49. Dwelling 150.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED45-6. Dwelling 40.

Clifford C. Denny

M, b. 17 July 1904, d. 6 October 1986
Father*Frank Denny b. 7 Jan 1871, d. 15 Dec 1955
Mother*Sophia Teresa Albrecht b. 12 Oct 1883, d. 25 Dec 1950
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationClifford C. Denny was also known as Cliff.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth17 July 1904Clifford C. Denny was born on 17 July 1904 at Michigan.
He was the son of Frank Denny and Sophia Teresa Albrecht.
Marriage27 November 1929Clifford C. Denny married Agnes M. Gallivan, daughter of Daniel Gallivan and Delia Raftery, on 27 November 1929.
Death6 October 1986Clifford C. Denny died on 6 October 1986 at Michigan at age 82 Residence: Traverse City, Grand Traverse, Michigan.1
Census DateLocationDescription
10 May 1910Empire, Leelanau, MichiganClifford C. Denny was listed as a son in Frank Denny's household on the 1910 Census at Empire, Leelanau, Michigan.2
27 January 1920Empire, Leelanau, MichiganClifford C. Denny was listed as a son in Frank Denny's household on the 1920 Census at Empire, Leelanau, Michigan.3
  • Clifford C. Denny obtained US Social Security Card at Michigan; last residence Traverse City, Grand Traverse, Michigan.
  • He witnessed the marriage of Paul Kraus and June Lorraine Denny in November 1945 at St. Phillip's Church, Empire, Leelanau, Michigan; St. Phillip's Church at Empire was the scene of a beautiful wedding at nine o'clock recently when Rev. Fr. Bocek officiated at rites in which Miss June Denny, daughter of Mr. And Mrs. Frank Denny, became the bride of Motor Machinist Mate First Class Paul Kraus, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Sylvester Kraus of Alleson Park, Pa., the impressive ceremony being performed before an altar banked with white chrysanthemums and lighted candelabra. The bride, given in marriage by her father, was lovely in a gown of white sheer over taffeta, her finger-tip veil falling from a halo adorned with orange blossoms and with a bridal bouquet of gardenias. Her only jewelry, a strand of pearls, was a gift of the groom. Miss Charlotte Denny, niece of the bride, as bridesmaid wore a gown of blue sheer over taffeta with matching cap and carried an arm bouquet of yellow chrysanthemums and white roses. Dressed in blue taffeta little Miss Lorraine Denny of Flint acted as flower girl for her aunt. The groom had Louis Bishop of Elberta, nephew of the bride, as his attendant. Serving as altar boys were Douglas Denny of Traverse City and Jerry Denny of Empire, the bride's nephews. At the organ Mrs. J. V. Ecarius of Glen Arbor played for the nuptial high mass, the traditional wedding march and accompanied Mr. Ecarius who sang "Ave Maria." For her daughter's wedding Mrs. Denny chose a dress of aqua silk and Mrs. Kraus, mother of the broom was attired in brown silk crepe. Each wore an orchid. Following the service the bridal party went to the Park Place in Traverse City where a wedding breakfast was served. At noon dinner was served to a large group of relatives and friends at the Frank Denny home. Coming from away to attend the wedding were: Mr. And Mrs. Sylvester Kraus and Mrs. McKim of Alleson Park, Pa., John Sullivan of Beaver Falls, Pa., the Miner (Minor) Denny family of Flint, the Gene Bishop family of Elberta, the Harold Tobin family of Frankfort, the Clifford Denny family of Traverse City, Mr. And Mrs. William Denny and Mrs. Evaline Denny also of Travers City and Mr. And Mrs. Roy Verno and Miss Lorraine Verno of Flint. Mr. And Mrs. Kraus are residing in Frankfort where the groom is stationed.4
  • Clifford C. Denny and Agnes M. Gallivan lived in November 1945 at Traverse City, Grand Traverse, Michigan.
  • Clifford C. Denny lived in December 1955 at Traverse City, Grand Traverse, Michigan.

Children of Clifford C. Denny and Agnes M. Gallivan

Citations

  1. [S326] Michigan Deaths, 1971-1996 (published).
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED23. Dwelling 229.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED49. Dwelling 150.
  4. [S346] Traverse City Record Eagle, 1945 December 5. Page 6.

William Minor Denny

M, b. 17 February 1906, d. 12 March 1982
Father*Frank Denny b. 7 Jan 1871, d. 15 Dec 1955
Mother*Sophia Teresa Albrecht b. 12 Oct 1883, d. 25 Dec 1950
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationWilliam Minor Denny was also known as Minor.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth17 February 1906William Minor Denny was born on 17 February 1906 at Michigan.
He was the son of Frank Denny and Sophia Teresa Albrecht.
Marriage25 November 1933William Minor Denny married Josephine Dorothy Abeare, daughter of Alexander J. Abeare and Ruby J. Western, on 25 November 1933 at Empire, Leelanau, Michigan.
Death12 March 1982William Minor Denny died on 12 March 1982 at Swartz Creek, Genesee, Michigan, at age 76.
Census DateLocationDescription
10 May 1910Empire, Leelanau, MichiganWilliam Minor Denny was listed as a son in Frank Denny's household on the 1910 Census at Empire, Leelanau, Michigan.1
27 January 1920Empire, Leelanau, MichiganWilliam Minor Denny was listed as a son in Frank Denny's household on the 1920 Census at Empire, Leelanau, Michigan.2
  • William Minor Denny lived in November 1945 at Flint, Genesee, Michigan.
  • He witnessed the marriage of Paul Kraus and June Lorraine Denny in November 1945 at St. Phillip's Church, Empire, Leelanau, Michigan; St. Phillip's Church at Empire was the scene of a beautiful wedding at nine o'clock recently when Rev. Fr. Bocek officiated at rites in which Miss June Denny, daughter of Mr. And Mrs. Frank Denny, became the bride of Motor Machinist Mate First Class Paul Kraus, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Sylvester Kraus of Alleson Park, Pa., the impressive ceremony being performed before an altar banked with white chrysanthemums and lighted candelabra. The bride, given in marriage by her father, was lovely in a gown of white sheer over taffeta, her finger-tip veil falling from a halo adorned with orange blossoms and with a bridal bouquet of gardenias. Her only jewelry, a strand of pearls, was a gift of the groom. Miss Charlotte Denny, niece of the bride, as bridesmaid wore a gown of blue sheer over taffeta with matching cap and carried an arm bouquet of yellow chrysanthemums and white roses. Dressed in blue taffeta little Miss Lorraine Denny of Flint acted as flower girl for her aunt. The groom had Louis Bishop of Elberta, nephew of the bride, as his attendant. Serving as altar boys were Douglas Denny of Traverse City and Jerry Denny of Empire, the bride's nephews. At the organ Mrs. J. V. Ecarius of Glen Arbor played for the nuptial high mass, the traditional wedding march and accompanied Mr. Ecarius who sang "Ave Maria." For her daughter's wedding Mrs. Denny chose a dress of aqua silk and Mrs. Kraus, mother of the broom was attired in brown silk crepe. Each wore an orchid. Following the service the bridal party went to the Park Place in Traverse City where a wedding breakfast was served. At noon dinner was served to a large group of relatives and friends at the Frank Denny home. Coming from away to attend the wedding were: Mr. And Mrs. Sylvester Kraus and Mrs. McKim of Alleson Park, Pa., John Sullivan of Beaver Falls, Pa., the Miner (Minor) Denny family of Flint, the Gene Bishop family of Elberta, the Harold Tobin family of Frankfort, the Clifford Denny family of Traverse City, Mr. And Mrs. William Denny and Mrs. Evaline Denny also of Travers City and Mr. And Mrs. Roy Verno and Miss Lorraine Verno of Flint. Mr. And Mrs. Kraus are residing in Frankfort where the groom is stationed.3
  • William Minor Denny lived in December 1955 at Flint, Genesee, Michigan.
  • He lived in 1994 at 4142 S. Dye Rd, Flint, Genesee, Michigan.
  • He lived in 2000 at 4142 Dye Rd, Swartz Creek, Genesee, Michigan.

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED23. Dwelling 229.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED49. Dwelling 150.
  3. [S346] Traverse City Record Eagle, 1945 December 5. Page 6.

Lila M. Denny

F, b. 7 July 1907, d. 5 August 2003
Father*Frank Denny b. 7 Jan 1871, d. 15 Dec 1955
Mother*Sophia Teresa Albrecht b. 12 Oct 1883, d. 25 Dec 1950
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name24 October 1927As of 24 October 1927,her married name was Bishop.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth7 July 1907Lila M. Denny was born on 7 July 1907 at Michigan.
She was the daughter of Frank Denny and Sophia Teresa Albrecht.
Marriage24 October 1927Lila M. Denny married Eugene F. Bishop, son of Horace Lemuel Bishop and Bertha M. (?), on 24 October 1927 at Frankfort, Minnesota.
Death5 August 2003Lila M. Denny died on 5 August 2003 at age 96 Lila M. Bishop, 96, of Elberta, died Tuesday morning at The Maples. She was born July 7, 1907, in Empire, the daughter of Frank and Sophia (Albright) Denny. Lila was a member of St. Ann Catholic Church and Altar Society. She was a former member of the Periwinkle Garden Club and responsible for planting the flowers in the flower garden in Elberta. Lila married Eugene Bishop in Frankfort on Oct. 24, 1927. That same year they opened Bishop's Grocery in Elberta, which they owned and operated together for 42 years, retiring in 1970. Lila is survived by two sons, Louis (Mary Kathryn) Bishop and Michael (Betty) Bishop, both of Frankfort; 11 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren, one great-great-grandchild; and a sister, June (Paul) Kraus of Pittsburgh, Pa. Preceding Lila in death were her parents; her husband, Eugene, on May 9, 1996; a son, Kenneth in 1987; a granddaughter, Karen Quine; a sister, Shirley Bergsten; and three brothers, Clifford, Minor and Otto Denny. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m., Saturday, Aug. 9, from St. Ann Catholic Church, with Father Ray Cotter as celebrant. Friends may call on Friday, from 4 to 8 p.m., at the Frankfort Chapel, McElduff Funeral Homes, where a rosary will be recited at 8 p.m. Visitation will continue at the church on Saturday one hour prior to the Mass. Memorial contributions may be directed to St. Ann Catholic Church.
Census DateLocationDescription
10 May 1910Empire, Leelanau, MichiganLila M. Denny was listed as a daughter in Frank Denny's household on the 1910 Census at Empire, Leelanau, Michigan.1
27 January 1920Empire, Leelanau, MichiganLila M. Denny was listed as a daughter in Frank Denny's household on the 1920 Census at Empire, Leelanau, Michigan.2
5 April 1930Elberta, Benzie, MichiganLila M. Denny was listed as wife in Eugene F. Bishop's household on the 1930 Census at Elberta, Benzie, Michigan.3
  • Lila M. Denny obtained US Social Security Card at Michigan; last residence Elberta, Benzie, Michigan.
  • She and Eugene F. Bishop lived in November 1945 at Elberta, Benzie, Michigan.
  • Lila M. Denny witnessed the marriage of Paul Kraus and June Lorraine Denny in November 1945 at St. Phillip's Church, Empire, Leelanau, Michigan; St. Phillip's Church at Empire was the scene of a beautiful wedding at nine o'clock recently when Rev. Fr. Bocek officiated at rites in which Miss June Denny, daughter of Mr. And Mrs. Frank Denny, became the bride of Motor Machinist Mate First Class Paul Kraus, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Sylvester Kraus of Alleson Park, Pa., the impressive ceremony being performed before an altar banked with white chrysanthemums and lighted candelabra. The bride, given in marriage by her father, was lovely in a gown of white sheer over taffeta, her finger-tip veil falling from a halo adorned with orange blossoms and with a bridal bouquet of gardenias. Her only jewelry, a strand of pearls, was a gift of the groom. Miss Charlotte Denny, niece of the bride, as bridesmaid wore a gown of blue sheer over taffeta with matching cap and carried an arm bouquet of yellow chrysanthemums and white roses. Dressed in blue taffeta little Miss Lorraine Denny of Flint acted as flower girl for her aunt. The groom had Louis Bishop of Elberta, nephew of the bride, as his attendant. Serving as altar boys were Douglas Denny of Traverse City and Jerry Denny of Empire, the bride's nephews. At the organ Mrs. J. V. Ecarius of Glen Arbor played for the nuptial high mass, the traditional wedding march and accompanied Mr. Ecarius who sang "Ave Maria." For her daughter's wedding Mrs. Denny chose a dress of aqua silk and Mrs. Kraus, mother of the broom was attired in brown silk crepe. Each wore an orchid. Following the service the bridal party went to the Park Place in Traverse City where a wedding breakfast was served. At noon dinner was served to a large group of relatives and friends at the Frank Denny home. Coming from away to attend the wedding were: Mr. And Mrs. Sylvester Kraus and Mrs. McKim of Alleson Park, Pa., John Sullivan of Beaver Falls, Pa., the Miner (Minor) Denny family of Flint, the Gene Bishop family of Elberta, the Harold Tobin family of Frankfort, the Clifford Denny family of Traverse City, Mr. And Mrs. William Denny and Mrs. Evaline Denny also of Travers City and Mr. And Mrs. Roy Verno and Miss Lorraine Verno of Flint. Mr. And Mrs. Kraus are residing in Frankfort where the groom is stationed.4
  • Lila M. Denny lived in December 1955 at Frankfort, Michigan.

Child of Lila M. Denny and Eugene F. Bishop

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED23. Dwelling 229.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED49. Dwelling 150.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED10-10. Dwelling 97.
  4. [S346] Traverse City Record Eagle, 1945 December 5. Page 6.

Shirley L. Denny

F, b. 8 June 1909, d. 24 July 2003
Father*Frank Denny b. 7 Jan 1871, d. 15 Dec 1955
Mother*Sophia Teresa Albrecht b. 12 Oct 1883, d. 25 Dec 1950
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Tobin.
Married Namebefore December 1950As of before December 1950,her married name was Bergsten.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageShirley L. Denny married Harold John Tobin, son of John King Tobin and Charlotte Hutzler.
Birth8 June 1909Shirley L. Denny was born on 8 June 1909 at Empire, Leelanau, Michigan.
She was the daughter of Frank Denny and Sophia Teresa Albrecht.
Marriagebefore December 1950Shirley L. Denny married Rudolph W. Bergsten, son of Victor Bergsten and Anna Charlotta Carlson, before December 1950 at 2nd marriage for her.
Death24 July 2003Shirley L. Denny died on 24 July 2003 at Traverse City, Michigan, at age 94 Shirley L. Bergsten, 94, of Traverse City, formerly of Empire, died Thursday morning at Tendercare of Traverse City. Born June 8, 1909, in Empire, she was the daughter of Frank and Sophie (Albright) Denny. A lifelong resident of Empire, Shirley was a member and active participant of St. Philip Neri Catholic Church and the Ladies Guild. As a homemaker, she thoroughly enjoyed gardening and cooking for her family and many friends. Survivors include her two sons, John (Dorothy) Tobin of Honor and Donald Tobin of Traverse City; two daughters, Norma J. (David) Marmie and Loretta Tobin, all of Traverse City; two sisters, June (Paul) Kraus of Pittsburgh, Pa. and Lila Bishop of Elberta; 11 grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren, four great-great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. Shirley was preceded in death by her husbands, Rudolph W. Bergsten and Harold Tobin; a daughter, Judy Tobin; three brothers, Clifford, Minor and Otto Denny; and a grandson, Clint Emert. Friends may call at St. Philip Neri Catholic Church this evening, from 5 to 8 p.m., where a rosary will be prayed at 7 p.m. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at the church on Monday, July 28, at 11 a.m., with the Rev. William Lipscomb serving as celebrant. Burial will follow the service in St. Philip Neri Catholic Cemetery. In remembrance, memorials may be directed to Mass intentions or the charity of one's choice. The family is being served by the Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home in Traverse City.
Census DateLocationDescription
10 May 1910Empire, Leelanau, MichiganShirley L. Denny was listed as a daughter in Frank Denny's household on the 1910 Census at Empire, Leelanau, Michigan.1
27 January 1920Empire, Leelanau, MichiganShirley L. Denny was listed as a daughter in Frank Denny's household on the 1920 Census at Empire, Leelanau, Michigan.2
11 April 1930Empire, Leelanau, MichiganShirley L. Denny was listed as a daughter in Frank Denny's household on the 1930 Census at Empire, Leelanau, Michigan.3
  • Shirley L. Denny obtained US Social Security Card at Michigan; last residence Empire, Leelanau, Michigan.
  • She and Harold John Tobin lived in November 1945 at Frankfort, Michigan.
  • Shirley L. Denny witnessed the marriage of Paul Kraus and June Lorraine Denny in November 1945 at St. Phillip's Church, Empire, Leelanau, Michigan; St. Phillip's Church at Empire was the scene of a beautiful wedding at nine o'clock recently when Rev. Fr. Bocek officiated at rites in which Miss June Denny, daughter of Mr. And Mrs. Frank Denny, became the bride of Motor Machinist Mate First Class Paul Kraus, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Sylvester Kraus of Alleson Park, Pa., the impressive ceremony being performed before an altar banked with white chrysanthemums and lighted candelabra. The bride, given in marriage by her father, was lovely in a gown of white sheer over taffeta, her finger-tip veil falling from a halo adorned with orange blossoms and with a bridal bouquet of gardenias. Her only jewelry, a strand of pearls, was a gift of the groom. Miss Charlotte Denny, niece of the bride, as bridesmaid wore a gown of blue sheer over taffeta with matching cap and carried an arm bouquet of yellow chrysanthemums and white roses. Dressed in blue taffeta little Miss Lorraine Denny of Flint acted as flower girl for her aunt. The groom had Louis Bishop of Elberta, nephew of the bride, as his attendant. Serving as altar boys were Douglas Denny of Traverse City and Jerry Denny of Empire, the bride's nephews. At the organ Mrs. J. V. Ecarius of Glen Arbor played for the nuptial high mass, the traditional wedding march and accompanied Mr. Ecarius who sang "Ave Maria." For her daughter's wedding Mrs. Denny chose a dress of aqua silk and Mrs. Kraus, mother of the broom was attired in brown silk crepe. Each wore an orchid. Following the service the bridal party went to the Park Place in Traverse City where a wedding breakfast was served. At noon dinner was served to a large group of relatives and friends at the Frank Denny home. Coming from away to attend the wedding were: Mr. And Mrs. Sylvester Kraus and Mrs. McKim of Alleson Park, Pa., John Sullivan of Beaver Falls, Pa., the Miner (Minor) Denny family of Flint, the Gene Bishop family of Elberta, the Harold Tobin family of Frankfort, the Clifford Denny family of Traverse City, Mr. And Mrs. William Denny and Mrs. Evaline Denny also of Travers City and Mr. And Mrs. Roy Verno and Miss Lorraine Verno of Flint. Mr. And Mrs. Kraus are residing in Frankfort where the groom is stationed.4
  • Shirley L. Denny lived in December 1955 at Empire, Leelanau, Michigan.

Child of Shirley L. Denny and Harold John Tobin

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED23. Dwelling 229.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED49. Dwelling 150.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED45-6. Dwelling 40.
  4. [S346] Traverse City Record Eagle, 1945 December 5. Page 6.