Emory Ortscheid

M, b. 24 December 1888
Father*John Ortscheid b. 7 Sep 1863
Mother*Mary Bardwell b. 24 Apr 1868
Life EventDateDescription
Birth24 December 1888Emory Ortscheid was born on 24 December 1888.
He was the son of John Ortscheid and Mary Bardwell.

Beatrice Howland

F, b. 27 June 1894
Father*Edward Howland
Mother*Maggie Ortscheid b. 19 Sep 1873
Life EventDateDescription
Birth27 June 1894Beatrice Howland was born on 27 June 1894.
She was the daughter of Edward Howland and Maggie Ortscheid.

Harold Howland

M, b. 30 July 1895
Father*Edward Howland
Mother*Maggie Ortscheid b. 19 Sep 1873
Life EventDateDescription
Birth30 July 1895Harold Howland was born on 30 July 1895.
He was the son of Edward Howland and Maggie Ortscheid.

Orin Wiley

M, b. 23 October 1882
Father*(?) Wiley
Mother*Mary Ortscheid b. 29 Aug 1862
Life EventDateDescription
Birth23 October 1882Orin Wiley was born on 23 October 1882.
He was the son of (?) Wiley and Mary Ortscheid.

Tillie Ortscheid

F, b. circa 1870
Father*Andrew Ortscheid b. 24 Dec 1839
Mother*unknown (?)
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1870Tillie Ortscheid was born circa 1870 at Iowa.
She was the daughter of Andrew Ortscheid and unknown (?).
Census DateLocationDescription
June 1880Belle Plaine, Benton, IowaTillie Ortscheid was listed as a daughter in Andrew Ortscheid's household on the 1880 Census at Belle Plaine, Benton, Iowa.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0327 Page Number 217D.

(?) Schoening

M

Children of (?) Schoening

Hans Schoening

M, b. circa 1853
Father*(?) Schoening
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1853Hans Schoening was born circa 1853 at Prussia.
He was the son of (?) Schoening.
Census DateLocationDescription
June 1880Belle Plaine, Benton, IowaHans Schoening was listed as a brother-in-law in Andrew Ortscheid's household on the 1880 Census at Belle Plaine, Benton, Iowa.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0327 Page Number 217D.

(?) Thomson

F

Child of (?) Thomson

John James Fenelon

M, b. 20 June 1861
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageJohn James Fenelon married Flora E. Irwin.
Birth20 June 1861John James Fenelon was born on 20 June 1861 at Wisconsin.

Children of John James Fenelon and Flora E. Irwin

Citations

  1. [S204] California Death Records (published).

Flora E. Irwin

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Fenelon.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageFlora E. Irwin married John James Fenelon.

Children of Flora E. Irwin and John James Fenelon

Citations

  1. [S204] California Death Records (published).

John Fenelon1

M, b. 14 August 1911, d. 8 January 1997
Father*John James Fenelon1 b. 20 Jun 1861
Mother*Flora E. Irwin1
Life EventDateDescription
Birth14 August 1911John Fenelon was born on 14 August 1911 at South Dakota.1
He was the son of John James Fenelon and Flora E. Irwin.1
Death8 January 1997John Fenelon died on 8 January 1997 at Los Angeles, California, at age 85.1

Citations

  1. [S204] California Death Records (published).

Willard Byron Gralapp

M, b. 27 March 1927, d. 25 January 1997
Step-father*Henry Clyde McClain b. 13 Feb 1897, d. 19 Nov 1958
Mother*Ruby Josephine Houston b. 2 Nov 1904, d. 26 Aug 1963
FatherWillard Byron Gralapp Sr. b. 10 Nov 1900, d. 21 Jan 1980
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationWillard Byron Gralapp was also known as Willard Byron McClain surname of step-father.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth27 March 1927Willard Byron Gralapp was born on 27 March 1927 at South Dakota.
He was the son of Henry Clyde McClain and Ruby Josephine Houston.
Death25 January 1997Willard Byron Gralapp died on 25 January 1997 at Concord, Contra Costa, California, at age 69.
Census DateLocationDescription
2 April 1930Lead, Lawrence, South DakotaWillard Byron Gralapp was listed as a step-son in Ralph Byron Fiero's household on the 1930 Census at Lead, Lawrence, South Dakota.1
27 April 1940Forest, Sierra, CaliforniaWillard Byron Gralapp was listed as a son in Henry Clyde McClain's household on the 1940 Census at Forest, Sierra, California.2
  • Willard Byron Gralapp lived with Henry Clyde McClain in 1935 at rural, Nevada, California; according to 1940 census.

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED7. Dwelling 1b.
  2. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Forest, Sierra, California; Roll: m-t0627-00345; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 46-3.

Alice Loretta Block

F, b. 5 October 1923, d. 8 August 1998
Step-father*Henry Clyde McClain b. 13 Feb 1897, d. 19 Nov 1958
Mother*Ruby Josephine Houston b. 2 Nov 1904, d. 26 Aug 1963
FatherLeonard Earl Block b. c 1904
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAlice Loretta Block was also known as McClain surname of step-father.
Name VariationAlice Loretta Block was also known as Alice B.
Married Namebefore 1944As of before 1944,her married name was Darrah.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth5 October 1923Alice Loretta Block was born on 5 October 1923 at Lead, Lawrence, South Dakota.
She was the daughter of Henry Clyde McClain and Ruby Josephine Houston.
Marriagebefore 1944Alice Loretta Block married Raymond Vermillion Darrah before 1944.
Death8 August 1998Alice Loretta Block died on 8 August 1998 at age 74.
Census DateLocationDescription
2 April 1930Lead, Lawrence, South DakotaAlice Loretta Block was listed as a step-daughter in Ralph Byron Fiero's household on the 1930 Census at Lead, Lawrence, South Dakota.1
27 April 1940Forest, Sierra, CaliforniaAlice Loretta Block was listed as a daughter in Henry Clyde McClain's household on the 1940 Census at Forest, Sierra, California.2
  • Alice Loretta Block lived with Henry Clyde McClain in 1935 at rural, Nevada, California; according to 1940 census.

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED7. Dwelling 1b.
  2. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Forest, Sierra, California; Roll: m-t0627-00345; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 46-3.

Raymond Vermillion Darrah

M, b. 2 October 1921, d. 16 August 2004
Life EventDateDescription
Birth2 October 1921Raymond Vermillion Darrah was born on 2 October 1921 at California.
Marriagebefore 1944He married Alice Loretta Block, daughter of Henry Clyde McClain and Ruby Josephine Houston, before 1944.
Death16 August 2004Raymond Vermillion Darrah died on 16 August 2004 at California at age 82.

William Fred Palmer

M, b. 13 June 1924, d. 14 July 2008
Father*William Melvin Palmer b. 10 May 1888, d. 17 Aug 1953
Mother*Bertha May McClain b. 12 Oct 1893, d. 7 Nov 1974
Name TypeDateDescription
NicknameWilliam Fred Palmer also went by the name of Bill.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth13 June 1924William Fred Palmer was born on 13 June 1924 at Saskatchewan, Canada.
He was the son of William Melvin Palmer and Bertha May McClain.
Marriage25 October 1948William Fred Palmer married Alice Marie Pattyn on 25 October 1948.
Death14 July 2008William Fred Palmer died on 14 July 2008 at Swift Current, Saskatchewan, Canada, at age 84.

Glen Edward Palmer

M, b. 2 July 1929, d. November 2014
Father*William Melvin Palmer b. 10 May 1888, d. 17 Aug 1953
Mother*Bertha May McClain b. 12 Oct 1893, d. 7 Nov 1974
Glen Edward Palmer
Life EventDateDescription
Birth2 July 1929Glen Edward Palmer was born on 2 July 1929 at Swift Current, Saskatchewan, Canada.
He was the son of William Melvin Palmer and Bertha May McClain.
DeathNovember 2014Glen Edward Palmer died in November 2014 at age 85 Glen Palmer was born on July 2, 1929 in Swift Current, SK, the son of William and Bertha (nee McClain) Palmer. He grew up and completed his education in the Swift Current area. On March 13, 1954, Glen was united in marriage to Almina Liebrecht and they were blessed with three sons, Bruce, Donald and Kelly. A mechanic by trade, Glen was truly a jack of all trades. Throughout his career he worked at a variety of garages including Bowmen's and Northern Motors before gaining employment as a machinist at the I.M.C. Potash Mine in Esterhazy, SK. While living in Churchbridge, Glen was a member of the Lions Club. He was also a member of the Canadian National Institute for the Blind (C.N.I.B.) and enjoyed bowling with the group. Glen was predeceased by his parents, William and Bertha; his three brothers, Clarence, William and Gerald and his sister, Cleo Bresnick. He leaves to mourn his passing and cherish his memory, his wife, Almina of Yorkton, SK; his sons, Bruce of Yorkton, SK, Donald of Saskatchewan Beach, SK and Kelly (Amber) of Churchbridge as well as eight grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. A Memorial Service was held on Thursday, November 20, 2014 from the Chapel of Christie's Funeral Home in Yorkton, SK with Pastor Fred Schneider officiating. The organist, Carla Laycock, led the congregation in the singing of the hymns, "Nearer My God to Thee" and "Precious Lord, Take My Hand". The soloist, Linda Datema shared one selection, "Amazing Grace". The Cremation Committal followed in the Yorkton Memorial Gardens, Garden of St. Matthew with Glen's son, Bruce serving as the urn bearer. Friends so wishing may forward their condolences to the family by visiting www.christiesfuneralhome.com. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Christie's Funeral Home & Crematorium, Yorkton, Saskatchewan.

Gerald Keith Palmer

M, b. 6 May 1933, d. 20 May 1995
Father*William Melvin Palmer b. 10 May 1888, d. 17 Aug 1953
Mother*Bertha May McClain b. 12 Oct 1893, d. 7 Nov 1974
Life EventDateDescription
Birth6 May 1933Gerald Keith Palmer was born on 6 May 1933.
He was the son of William Melvin Palmer and Bertha May McClain.
Death20 May 1995Gerald Keith Palmer died on 20 May 1995 at age 62.

Alice Marie Pattyn

F, b. 1930, d. 2007
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name25 October 1948As of 25 October 1948,her married name was Palmer.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1930Alice Marie Pattyn was born in 1930.
Marriage25 October 1948She married William Fred Palmer, son of William Melvin Palmer and Bertha May McClain, on 25 October 1948.
Death2007Alice Marie Pattyn died in 2007.

John Elmore

M

Children of John Elmore

James Elmore

M
Father*John Elmore
Life EventDateDescription
James Elmore was the son of John Elmore.

Horace Mercer

M, b. circa 1869
Father*Levi D. Mercer b. c 1845
Mother*Missouri E. McIntosh b. c 1848
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1869Horace Mercer was born circa 1869 at Indiana.
He was the son of Levi D. Mercer and Missouri E. McIntosh.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Taylor, Howard, IndianaHorace Mercer was listed as a son in Levi D. Mercer's household on the 1880 Census at Taylor, Howard, Indiana.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0285 Page Number 405C.

Claire Mercer

F, b. circa 1871
Father*Levi D. Mercer b. c 1845
Mother*Missouri E. McIntosh b. c 1848
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1871Claire Mercer was born circa 1871 at Indiana.
She was the daughter of Levi D. Mercer and Missouri E. McIntosh.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Taylor, Howard, IndianaClaire Mercer was listed as a daughter in Levi D. Mercer's household on the 1880 Census at Taylor, Howard, Indiana.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0285 Page Number 405C.

Leora Mercer

F, b. circa 1873
Father*Levi D. Mercer b. c 1845
Mother*Missouri E. McIntosh b. c 1848
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1873Leora Mercer was born circa 1873 at Indiana.
She was the daughter of Levi D. Mercer and Missouri E. McIntosh.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Taylor, Howard, IndianaLeora Mercer was listed as a daughter in Levi D. Mercer's household on the 1880 Census at Taylor, Howard, Indiana.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0285 Page Number 405C.

Harriet A. Mercer

F, b. circa 1875
Father*Levi D. Mercer b. c 1845
Mother*Missouri E. McIntosh b. c 1848
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1875Harriet A. Mercer was born circa 1875 at Indiana.
She was the daughter of Levi D. Mercer and Missouri E. McIntosh.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Taylor, Howard, IndianaHarriet A. Mercer was listed as a daughter in Levi D. Mercer's household on the 1880 Census at Taylor, Howard, Indiana.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0285 Page Number 405C.

Marshall Mercer

M, b. circa 1879
Father*Levi D. Mercer b. c 1845
Mother*Missouri E. McIntosh b. c 1848
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1879Marshall Mercer was born circa 1879 at Indiana.
He was the son of Levi D. Mercer and Missouri E. McIntosh.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Taylor, Howard, IndianaMarshall Mercer was listed as a son in Levi D. Mercer's household on the 1880 Census at Taylor, Howard, Indiana.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0285 Page Number 405C.

William Chapman

M, b. circa 1862
Father*Robert Ross Chapman b. 10 Mar 1823, d. 9 May 1902
Mother*Mahala Josephine Mercer b. 21 May 1834, d. 30 May 1884
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1862William Chapman was born circa 1862 at Ohio.
He was the son of Robert Ross Chapman and Mahala Josephine Mercer.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Jefferson, Scioto, OhioWilliam Chapman was listed as a son in Robert Ross Chapman's household on the 1880 Census at Jefferson, Scioto, Ohio.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1064 Page Number 103B.

Isabell Chapman

F, b. circa 1865
Father*Robert Ross Chapman b. 10 Mar 1823, d. 9 May 1902
Mother*Mahala Josephine Mercer b. 21 May 1834, d. 30 May 1884
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1865Isabell Chapman was born circa 1865 at Ohio.
She was the daughter of Robert Ross Chapman and Mahala Josephine Mercer.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Jefferson, Scioto, OhioIsabell Chapman was listed as a daughter in Robert Ross Chapman's household on the 1880 Census at Jefferson, Scioto, Ohio.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1064 Page Number 103B.

Laura Chapman

F, b. circa 1867
Father*Robert Ross Chapman b. 10 Mar 1823, d. 9 May 1902
Mother*Mahala Josephine Mercer b. 21 May 1834, d. 30 May 1884
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1867Laura Chapman was born circa 1867 at Ohio.
She was the daughter of Robert Ross Chapman and Mahala Josephine Mercer.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Jefferson, Scioto, OhioLaura Chapman was listed as a daughter in Robert Ross Chapman's household on the 1880 Census at Jefferson, Scioto, Ohio.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1064 Page Number 103B.

Mary Chapman

F, b. circa 1869
Father*Robert Ross Chapman b. 10 Mar 1823, d. 9 May 1902
Mother*Mahala Josephine Mercer b. 21 May 1834, d. 30 May 1884
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1869Mary Chapman was born circa 1869 at Ohio.
She was the daughter of Robert Ross Chapman and Mahala Josephine Mercer.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Jefferson, Scioto, OhioMary Chapman was listed as a daughter in Robert Ross Chapman's household on the 1880 Census at Jefferson, Scioto, Ohio.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1064 Page Number 103B.

Alice Chapman

F, b. circa 1872
Father*Robert Ross Chapman b. 10 Mar 1823, d. 9 May 1902
Mother*Mahala Josephine Mercer b. 21 May 1834, d. 30 May 1884
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1872Alice Chapman was born circa 1872 at Ohio.
She was the daughter of Robert Ross Chapman and Mahala Josephine Mercer.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Jefferson, Scioto, OhioAlice Chapman was listed as a daughter in Robert Ross Chapman's household on the 1880 Census at Jefferson, Scioto, Ohio.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1064 Page Number 103B.