Deney J. Carpenter

F, b. circa 1866
Father*William W. Carpenter b. 13 Mar 1823, d. 9 Jun 1896
Mother*Mary Jane Hackett b. 14 Apr 1827
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationDeney J. Carpenter was also known as Densey.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1866Deney J. Carpenter was born circa 1866 at Minnesota.
She was the daughter of William W. Carpenter and Mary Jane Hackett.
Census DateLocationDescription
6 August 1870Money Creek, Houston, MinnesotaDeney J. Carpenter was listed in William W. Carpenter's household on the 1870 Census at Money Creek, Houston, Minnesota.1
1880Money Creek, Houston, MinnesotaDeney J. Carpenter was listed as a daughter in William W. Carpenter's household on the 1880 Census at Money Creek, Houston, Minnesota.2

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 8. Dwelling 62.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0624 Page Number 382C.

Lena M. Carpenter

F, b. December 1893, d. 1964
Father*Parshall Terry Carpenter b. 2 Oct 1870, d. 1954
Mother*Emma M. Wick b. May 1873, d. 1960
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLena M. Carpenter was also known as Dena.
Married Name21 December 1910As of 21 December 1910,her married name was Traxler.
Life EventDateDescription
BirthDecember 1893Lena M. Carpenter was born in December 1893 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Parshall Terry Carpenter and Emma M. Wick.
Marriage21 December 1910Lena M. Carpenter married Perry John Traxler, son of George Traxler and Della M. Brown, on 21 December 1910 at Baraboo, Sauk, Wisconsin.
Death1964Lena M. Carpenter died in 1964.
Burial1964She was buried in 1964 at Walnut Hill Cemetery, Baraboo, Sauk, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocationDescription
13 June 1900Freedom, Sauk, WisconsinLena M. Carpenter was listed as a daughter in Parshall Terry Carpenter's household on the 1900 Census at Freedom, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
1 June 1905Auburn, Chippewa, WisconsinLena M. Carpenter is listed as daughter on the census of 1 June 1905 in the household of Parshall Terry Carpenter at Auburn, Chippewa, Wisconsin.2
16 April 1910North Freedom, Sauk, WisconsinLena M. Carpenter was listed as a daughter in Parshall Terry Carpenter's household on the 1910 Census at North Freedom, Sauk, Wisconsin.3
7 February 1920Baraboo, Sauk, WisconsinLena M. Carpenter was listed as wife in Perry John Traxler's household on the 1920 Census at Baraboo, Sauk, Wisconsin.4
1930Sauk, WisconsinLena M. Carpenter was listed as wife in Perry John Traxler's household on the 1930 Census at Sauk, Wisconsin.5

Children of Lena M. Carpenter and Perry John Traxler

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED135. Dwelling 175.
  2. [S364] Wisconsin State Census Wisconsin State Censuses, 1895 and 1905, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 245.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED116. Dwelling 22.
  4. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED158. Dwelling 211.
  5. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com.

Perry John Traxler

M, b. 21 January 1888, d. April 1945
Father*George Traxler b. 7 May 1866, d. 28 Jan 1942
Mother*Della M. Brown b. 28 Sep 1872, d. 25 May 1943
Life EventDateDescription
Birth21 January 1888Perry John Traxler was born on 21 January 1888 at Montpelier, Williams, Ohio, also reported as 21 Jan 1889.
He was the son of George Traxler and Della M. Brown.
Marriage21 December 1910Perry John Traxler married Lena M. Carpenter, daughter of Parshall Terry Carpenter and Emma M. Wick, on 21 December 1910 at Baraboo, Sauk, Wisconsin.
Burial1945Perry John Traxler was buried in 1945 at Walnut Hill Cemetery, Baraboo, Sauk, Wisconsin.
DeathApril 1945He died in April 1945 at age 57 Perry Traxler obituary.
Madison Wisconsin State Journal April 30, 1945 - Perry Traxler obituary
Census DateLocationDescription
7 February 1920Baraboo, Sauk, WisconsinPerry John Traxler was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Baraboo, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
1930Sauk, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Sauk, Wisconsin.2
  • On 5 June 1917 at Baraboo, Sauk County, Wisconsin, World War I Draft Registration Cards.
    Traxler, Perry John - World War I Draft Registration Card

Children of Perry John Traxler and Lena M. Carpenter

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED158. Dwelling 211.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com.

Perry L. Traxler

M, b. 1914, d. 1982
Father*Perry John Traxler b. 21 Jan 1888, d. Apr 1945
Mother*Lena M. Carpenter b. Dec 1893, d. 1964
Life EventDateDescription
MarriagePerry L. Traxler married Esther S. Glaser, daughter of Gustave Glaser and Bertha Kamine.
Birth1914Perry L. Traxler was born in 1914 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Perry John Traxler and Lena M. Carpenter.
Death1982Perry L. Traxler died in 1982.
Burial1982He was buried in 1982 at Fairfield Cemetery, Fairfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocationDescription
7 February 1920Baraboo, Sauk, WisconsinPerry L. Traxler was listed as a son in Perry John Traxler's household on the 1920 Census at Baraboo, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
1930Sauk, WisconsinPerry L. Traxler was listed as a son in Perry John Traxler's household on the 1930 Census at Sauk, Wisconsin.2

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED158. Dwelling 211.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com.

Esther S. Glaser

F, b. 1916
Father*Gustave Glaser b. 1889, d. 13 Apr 1978
Mother*Bertha Kamine b. 1891, d. 18 Oct 1972
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Traxler.
Life EventDateDescription
BurialEsther S. Glaser was buried at Fairfield Cemetery, Fairfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.
MarriageShe married Perry L. Traxler, son of Perry John Traxler and Lena M. Carpenter.
Birth1916Esther S. Glaser was born in 1916 at Michigan.
She was the daughter of Gustave Glaser and Bertha Kamine.
  • Esther S. Glaser lived in January 2005 at Rice Lake, Wisconsin.

Irene Traxler

F, b. 11 September 1915, d. 11 October 1974
Father*Perry John Traxler b. 21 Jan 1888, d. Apr 1945
Mother*Lena M. Carpenter b. Dec 1893, d. 1964
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name21 September 1936As of 21 September 1936,her married name was Wheeler.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth11 September 1915Irene Traxler was born on 11 September 1915 at Baraboo, Sauk, Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Perry John Traxler and Lena M. Carpenter.
Marriage21 September 1936Irene Traxler married Kenneth G. Wheeler on 21 September 1936 at Baraboo, Sauk, Wisconsin.
Death11 October 1974Irene Traxler died on 11 October 1974 at age 59 Irene (Traxler) Wheeler obituary.
Madison Capital Times October 12, 1974 - Irene (Traxler) Wheeler obituary
Burialafter 11 October 1974She was buried after 11 October 1974 at Lake Delton Cemetery, Delton, Sauk, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocationDescription
7 February 1920Baraboo, Sauk, WisconsinIrene Traxler was listed as a daughter in Perry John Traxler's household on the 1920 Census at Baraboo, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
1930Sauk, WisconsinIrene Traxler was listed as a daughter in Perry John Traxler's household on the 1930 Census at Sauk, Wisconsin.2

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED158. Dwelling 211.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com.

Eugene E. Traxler

M, b. 31 July 1917, d. 27 August 1993
Father*Perry John Traxler b. 21 Jan 1888, d. Apr 1945
Mother*Lena M. Carpenter b. Dec 1893, d. 1964
Life EventDateDescription
Birth31 July 1917Eugene E. Traxler was born on 31 July 1917 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Perry John Traxler and Lena M. Carpenter.
Marriage15 April 1939Eugene E. Traxler married Josephine M. Lindsay, daughter of Joseph Lindsay and Jenette Smith, on 15 April 1939.
Death27 August 1993Eugene E. Traxler died on 27 August 1993 at age 76.
Census DateLocationDescription
7 February 1920Baraboo, Sauk, WisconsinEugene E. Traxler was listed as a son in Perry John Traxler's household on the 1920 Census at Baraboo, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
1930Sauk, WisconsinEugene E. Traxler was listed as a son in Perry John Traxler's household on the 1930 Census at Sauk, Wisconsin.2
  • Eugene E. Traxler obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence Baraboo, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED158. Dwelling 211.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com.

Catherine Ellen Scantlen

F, b. 5 November 1871, d. 7 January 1963
Father*Felix Scantlen b. c 1845
Mother*Catharine (?) b. c 1848
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationCatherine Ellen Scantlen was also known as Ella.
Name VariationCatherine Ellen Scantlen was also known as Ellen Catherine.
Married Name1889As of 1889,her married name was Traxler.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth5 November 1871Catherine Ellen Scantlen was born on 5 November 1871 at Ohio.
She was the daughter of Felix Scantlen and Catharine (?).
Marriage1889Catherine Ellen Scantlen married John Andrew Traxler Jr., son of John Andrew Traxler and Jane Griggel, in 1889.
Death7 January 1963Catherine Ellen Scantlen died on 7 January 1963 at age 91 Mrs. Ellen C. Traxler, 91, died Monday morning in the home of a son, Volney Traxler, Pioneer route 2. She was a native of Defiance County. Surviving are five sons, Ray of Walled Lake, Mich., Vern Montpelier route 1, Adam and Noah, both of Montpelier, and Volney, Pioneer route 2; four daughters, Mrs. Annice Buntain of Montpelier, Mrs. Eva Woolace of Stryker, Mrs. Goldie Fackler of Camden, Mich., and Mrs. Mary Otos of Defiance; two brothers, Henry Scantlen of Battle Creek, Mich., and Arthur Scantlen of Quincy, Mich; two sisters, Mrs. Anna Nolan of Luther, Mich., and Mrs. Effie Robinson of Owosso, Mich; 48 grandchildren, 115 great grandchildren, and 46 great-great grandchildren. She was a member of the Gleaners Society and was a charter and oldest member of the Bridgewater Aid.
Funeral services will be at 1:30 p.m. Thursday in the Wilson Funeral Home, with Rev. Roy Zehner of Pioneer officiating. Interment will be in the *Pearl Grove Cemetery at Pioneer. Friends may call at the funeral home after 3 p.m. today *Should be Floral Grove Cemetery.
Census DateLocationDescription
June 1880Delaware, Defiance, OhioCatherine Ellen Scantlen was listed as a daughter in Felix Scantlen's household on the 1880 Census at Delaware, Defiance, Ohio.1
25 June 1900Superior, Williams, OhioCatherine Ellen Scantlen was listed as wife in John Andrew Traxler Jr.'s household on the 1900 Census at Superior, Williams, Ohio.2
1930Hillsdale, MichiganCatherine Ellen Scantlen was listed as wife in John Andrew Traxler Jr.'s household on the 1930 Census at Hillsdale, Michigan.3
  • Catherine Ellen Scantlen had 5 with 5 living in 1900 children.

Children of Catherine Ellen Scantlen and John Andrew Traxler Jr.

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Delaware, Defiance, Ohio; Roll: 1011; Family History Film: 1255011; Page: 153C; Enumeration District: 236; Image: 0532.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED117. Dwelling 178.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com.

Volney Andrew Traxler

M, b. 17 April 1900, d. 8 February 1988
Father*John Andrew Traxler Jr. b. Jun 1863, d. 2 Mar 1943
Mother*Catherine Ellen Scantlen b. 5 Nov 1871, d. 7 Jan 1963
Life EventDateDescription
Birth17 April 1900Volney Andrew Traxler was born on 17 April 1900 at Ohio.
He was the son of John Andrew Traxler Jr. and Catherine Ellen Scantlen.
Death8 February 1988Volney Andrew Traxler died on 8 February 1988 at age 87 Volney A. Traxler, 87, Norris St., Pioneer, died early Monday, Feb. 8, 1988, at Community Hospitals of Williams County-Montpelier.
Born in Northwest Township on April 17, 1900, he was the son of Catherine (Scantlen) and John Traxler.
Mr. Traxler had retired from farming in Williams County and Hillsdale County, Mich., and in later years, he had worked as a self-employed painter.
In February 1956, he married the former Lucy McAfee in Columbus, and she survives.
Also surviving are two step-daughters, Mrs. William (Jane) Carlton of De Tour Village, Mich., and Mrs. Kay McLane of Columbus; a brother Ray E. of Hudson, Fla; three sisters, Mrs. Eva Woolace of Stryker, Mrs. Mary Otos of rural Bryan and Mrs. Lavohn (Goldie) Fackler of rural Camden, Mich; 11 stepgrandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Preceding him in death were five brothers, two sisters and a stepgrandchild.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Thompson Funeral Home, Pioneer, with Bruce E. Strine, pastor, officiating. Burial will be in Floral Grove Cemetery, Pioneer.
The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Preferred memorials are to the Williams County unit of the American Cancer Society or the American Heart Association.
Census DateLocationDescription
25 June 1900Superior, Williams, OhioVolney Andrew Traxler was listed as a son in John Andrew Traxler Jr.'s household on the 1900 Census at Superior, Williams, Ohio.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED117. Dwelling 178.

Adam Paul Traxler

M, b. 11 November 1905, d. 12 April 1981
Father*John Andrew Traxler Jr. b. Jun 1863, d. 2 Mar 1943
Mother*Catherine Ellen Scantlen b. 5 Nov 1871, d. 7 Jan 1963
Life EventDateDescription
Birth11 November 1905Adam Paul Traxler was born on 11 November 1905.
He was the son of John Andrew Traxler Jr. and Catherine Ellen Scantlen.
Death12 April 1981Adam Paul Traxler died on 12 April 1981 at age 75 Adam P. Traxler, 75, of 120 Bungalow Court, Montpelier, died Sunday evening, April 12, 1981 in St. Vincent Hospital in Toledo following a lengthy illness.
Born Nov. 11, 1905, in Bridgewater Township to Ellen (Scantlen) and John Traxler, he was a lifelong Montpelier area resident.
A retired foreman at the Winzeler Stamping Co., Mr. Traxler was a member of St. Paul’s United Methodist Church, Montpelier Lodge 547 F & AM and Lillian Chapter 41 OES.
Surviving are his wife Mildred, a son and daughter-in-law, Lyle and Delores Traxler of Edgerton: a daughter, Karen Hill of Route 3, Montpelier; eight grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; two brothers, Volney of Pioneer and Ray of Port Richey, Fla; and three sisters, Mrs. Mary Otos of Montpelier, Mrs. Eva Woolace of Stryker and Mrs. Lavohn (Goldie) Fackler of Camden, Mich.
He was preceded in death by a grandson, three brothers and two sisters.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Wilson-Geesey Funeral Home in Montpelier with Rev. L Eugene McCormack of St. Paul’s United Methodist Church officiating. Burial will follow at Riverside Cemetery.
Friends may call in the funeral home from 7-9 p.m. Monday and after 1 p.m. Tuesday.
Preferred memorials are to the St. Paul’s United Methodist Church or the Northwest Ohio Lung Association. Masonic memorial services will be held at 8 p.m. Tuesday in the funeral home.
Census DateLocationDescription
1930Hillsdale, MichiganAdam Paul Traxler was listed as a son in John Andrew Traxler Jr.'s household on the 1930 Census at Hillsdale, Michigan.1

Citations

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

Ray Edward Traxler

M, b. 18 February 1913, d. 26 March 1988
Father*John Andrew Traxler Jr. b. Jun 1863, d. 2 Mar 1943
Mother*Catherine Ellen Scantlen b. 5 Nov 1871, d. 7 Jan 1963
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationRay Edward Traxler was also known as Roy E.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth18 February 1913Ray Edward Traxler was born on 18 February 1913.
He was the son of John Andrew Traxler Jr. and Catherine Ellen Scantlen.
Death26 March 1988Ray Edward Traxler died on 26 March 1988 at age 75.
Census DateLocationDescription
1930Hillsdale, MichiganRay Edward Traxler was listed as a son in John Andrew Traxler Jr.'s household on the 1930 Census at Hillsdale, Michigan.1

Citations

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

Mary Martha Traxler

F, b. 8 April 1903, d. 18 April 1993
Father*John Andrew Traxler Jr. b. Jun 1863, d. 2 Mar 1943
Mother*Catherine Ellen Scantlen b. 5 Nov 1871, d. 7 Jan 1963
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Otos.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageMary Martha Traxler married Henry L. Otos.
Birth8 April 1903Mary Martha Traxler was born on 8 April 1903.
She was the daughter of John Andrew Traxler Jr. and Catherine Ellen Scantlen.
Death18 April 1993Mary Martha Traxler died on 18 April 1993 at age 90 Mary T. Otos, 90, formerly of 206 Fulton Road, Montpelier, died at 4:45 a.m. Sunday, April 18, 1993, at Hillside Country Living near Bryan where she had resided for several years. Born in Jefferson Township on April 8, 1903, she was the daughter of Catherine Ellen (Scantlen) and John Traxler.
Mrs. Otos, a former secretary and bookkeeper, had been a Detroit, Mich., and Toledo area resident for many years before returning to Montpelier in her later years.
She was a member of St. Paul’s United Methodist Church of Montpelier and Women of the Moose in Bryan.
Her husband, Henry L. Otos preceded her in death on June 17, 1968.
Surviving are two sisters, Mrs. Lavohn (Goldie) Fackler of Camden, Mich., and Mrs. Eva Woolace of Stryker; and several nieces and nephews.
Preceding her in death were a son, James Crawford; six brothers, Alva, Noah, Vern, Volney, Adam and Ray Traxler; and two sisters, Annice Buntain and Maude Thorp.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday in the Wilson-Geesey Funeral Home, Montpelier, with the Rev. Don Ramsey of St. Paul’s United Methodist Church officiating. Burial will be in Floral Grove Cemetery, Pioneer.
Visitation will be from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday in the funeral home. Preferred memorials are to St. Paul’s United Methodist Church or Hillside Country Living.

Child of Mary Martha Traxler and Henry L. Otos

Henry L. Otos

M, d. 17 June 1968
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageHenry L. Otos married Mary Martha Traxler, daughter of John Andrew Traxler Jr. and Catherine Ellen Scantlen.
Death17 June 1968Henry L. Otos died on 17 June 1968.

Child of Henry L. Otos and Mary Martha Traxler

Eva Alice Traxler

F, b. 18 April 1915, d. 11 October 2003
Father*John Andrew Traxler Jr. b. Jun 1863, d. 2 Mar 1943
Mother*Catherine Ellen Scantlen b. 5 Nov 1871, d. 7 Jan 1963
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name18 April 1935As of 18 April 1935,her married name was Woolace.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth18 April 1915Eva Alice Traxler was born on 18 April 1915.
She was the daughter of John Andrew Traxler Jr. and Catherine Ellen Scantlen.
Death11 October 2003Eva Alice Traxler died on 11 October 2003 at age 88 Eva A. Woolace, 88, of Stryker, died Saturday, Oct. 11, 2003, at Fairlawn Haven in Archbold.
Born April 18, 1915, at Bridgewater Center, Williams County, to Ellen (Scantlen) and John Traxler, she married Hubert E. Woolace on April 18, 1935, and he preceded her in death in 1977.
Prior to her retirement, she was employed by Strydel in Stryker. She was a member of the Evansport United Methodist Church.
Surviving are three sons, Larry (and wife, Melva) Woolace, Terry (Jane) Woolace and Gary (Kay) Woolace, all of Stryker; 17 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; and a sister, Goldie Fackler of Camden, Mich.
In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Vivian; six brothers and four sisters.
Visitation will be held today from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. in the Grisier Funeral Home in Stryker. Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. in the funeral home with the Rev. Deborah Kaylor to officiate. Interment will follow in the Evansport Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the Evansport United Methodist Church.
Census DateLocationDescription
1930Hillsdale, MichiganEva Alice Traxler was listed as a daughter in John Andrew Traxler Jr.'s household on the 1930 Census at Hillsdale, Michigan.1

Child of Eva Alice Traxler

Citations

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

Goldie Mae Traxler

F, b. 25 May 1919, d. 24 January 2004
Father*John Andrew Traxler Jr. b. Jun 1863, d. 2 Mar 1943
Mother*Catherine Ellen Scantlen b. 5 Nov 1871, d. 7 Jan 1963
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Fackler.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth25 May 1919Goldie Mae Traxler was born on 25 May 1919.
She was the daughter of John Andrew Traxler Jr. and Catherine Ellen Scantlen.
Death24 January 2004Goldie Mae Traxler died on 24 January 2004 at age 84 Goldie May Fackler, 84, of Camden, Mich., died Saturday, Jan. 24, 2004, at the Dilworth Center at Community Hospitals of Williams County-Montpelier, Ohio.
Born May 25, 1919, at Bridgewater, Williams County, Ohio, to C. Ellen (Scantlen) and John A. Traxler, she married Lavohn R. Fackler on June 15, 1937, at Angola, Ind., and he survives. Employed at Kay's Restaurant at Exit 2, rural Montpelier, she had also been employed at the Helfrich Egg Co. at Waldron and also at Eidenier Gamble Store at Pioneer, Ohio. She was a member of the Amboy Extension Club.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by two sons, Richard (and wife, Norma) Fackler of Camden and Neil (Loa) Fackler of Pioneer; two daughters, Mrs. Allen (Roberta "Bobbie") Clark of Pioneer and Mrs. Jerry (Beth) Emens of Camden; 11 grandchildren; 29 great-grandchildren; a sister-in-law, Mona Traxler of Melbourne, Fla; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Preceding her in death were her parents; six brothers, Alva, Noah, Vern, Volney, Ray and Adam Traxler; and four sisters, Maude Thorpe, Annice Buntain, Mary Otos and Eva Woolace.
Visitation will be held Tuesday from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. in the Thompson Funeral Home-Pioneer. Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. in the Pioneer United Methodist Church with Nelson Rupp to officiate. Burial will be in the Floral Grove Cemetery, Pioneer.
Memorials may be made to the Dilworth Center or to a charity of the donor's choice.
Census DateLocationDescription
1930Hillsdale, MichiganGoldie Mae Traxler was listed as a daughter in John Andrew Traxler Jr.'s household on the 1930 Census at Hillsdale, Michigan.1
  • Goldie Mae Traxler obtained US Social Security Card at Ohio; last residence Camden, Hillsdale, Michigan.

Citations

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

Noah Arthur Traxler

M, b. 12 September 1908, d. 5 August 1977
Father*John Andrew Traxler Jr. b. Jun 1863, d. 2 Mar 1943
Mother*Catherine Ellen Scantlen b. 5 Nov 1871, d. 7 Jan 1963
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageNoah Arthur Traxler married Eileen Jennette McCrea, daughter of (?) McCrea and Ruth Emma (?).
Birth12 September 1908Noah Arthur Traxler was born on 12 September 1908.
He was the son of John Andrew Traxler Jr. and Catherine Ellen Scantlen.
Death5 August 1977Noah Arthur Traxler died on 5 August 1977 at age 68 Noah A. Traxler, 68, 524 West Water St. Montpelier, died Friday afternoon in his home, after a lengthy illness. He was born Sept. 12, 1908 in Florence Township, the son of John and Ella Scantlen Traxler, and had been a lifelong resident of Williams County.
He was a retired milk hauler, and had operated the Traxler Upholstery Shop in Montpelier for a number of years, prior to his retirement in 1971.
He was a member of the First United Methodist church.
He is survived by his wife, Eileen; two sons, Douglas Traxler, Albuquerque, New Mexico and Lyle Allomong, route 3, Montpelier; six daughters, Mrs. Ralph (Gloria) Pierson, West Unity, Mrs. Wayne (Donna) Henry, route 2, Montpelier, Mrs. Delores Grice, Montpelier, Mrs. Noel (Linda) Ryan, Carmel, Ind., Mrs. Gordon (Winona) Lett, route 3, Montpelier, and Mrs. Cheryl Santa, Albuquerque, New Mexico; three brothers, Volney Traxler, Pioneer, Adam Traxler, Montpelier and Ray Traxler, Walled Lake, Michigan; three sisters, Mrs. Mary Otos, Montpelier, Mrs. Hubert (Eva) Woolace, Stryker, and Mrs. Lavon (Goldie) Fackler, Camden, Michigan.
Services will be at 1:30 p.m. Monday at the First United Methodist church, Rev. Harold Vermillion, pastor of the church officiating. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery.
Friends may call at the Wilson-Geesey Funeral home after 7 p.m. Saturday and after 11 a.m. Sunday.
Preferred memorials are to the church or to the Williams County Cancer Society.
Census DateLocationDescription
1930Hillsdale, MichiganNoah Arthur Traxler was listed as a son in John Andrew Traxler Jr.'s household on the 1930 Census at Hillsdale, Michigan.1

Children of Noah Arthur Traxler and Eileen Jennette McCrea

Citations

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

Eileen Jennette McCrea

F, b. 30 March 1917, d. 8 August 2003
Father*(?) McCrea
Mother*Ruth Emma (?)
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Allomong.
Married NameHer married name was Traxler.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageEileen Jennette McCrea married Noah Arthur Traxler, son of John Andrew Traxler Jr. and Catherine Ellen Scantlen.
MarriageEileen Jennette McCrea married Fay Allomong.
Birth30 March 1917Eileen Jennette McCrea was born on 30 March 1917.
She was the daughter of (?) McCrea and Ruth Emma (?).
Death8 August 2003Eileen Jennette McCrea died on 8 August 2003 at age 86 Eileen J. Allomong Traxler, 86, of Montpelier, died Friday morning, Aug 8, 2003, in the Dilworth Center of the Community Hospitals of Williams County-Montpelier, following a four-week illness.
The daughter of Ruth Emma McCrea, she was born March 30, 1917, in Bridgewater Township, Williams County. She was married to Fay Allomong, and he died in an accident on March 15, 1941. She was married to Noah Traxler, and he receded her on death on Aug. 5, 1977.
A lifelong Montpelier area resident, she was a graduate of Montpelier High School, and was an active member of the First United Methodist Church and the Sunday School for the church. She had also volunteered over a period of 16 years with the Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts of Montpelier.
A homemaker, she and her husband Noah had owned and operated Traxler’s Upholstery Shop in Montpelier for many years.
Surviving are a son, Lyle (and wife, Nancy) Allomong of Edon; five daughters, Mrs. Ralph (Gloria) Pierson of Wolverine, Mich., Dolores Grice of Lancaster, Mrs. Noel (Linda) Ryan of Carmel, Ind., Mrs. Gordon (Winona) Lett of Indian River, Mich., and Cheryl Williams of Casper, Wyo; 24 grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren; a great-great-grandson; and two sisters, Marcile Ebaugh of Bryan and Mrs. Von (Marilyn) Smith of Berea.
Preceding her in death, in addition to her husbands, were a son, Douglas Traxler; a daughter, Donna Henry; a grandson, Kevin Lett; and a brother, Lowell McCrea.
Visitation was Sunday in the Wilson-Geesey Funeral Home in Montpelier.
Funeral Services were held Monday at 11 a.m. in the First United Methodist Church, Montpelier, with Rev. Damschroder officiating. Burial was in Riverside Cemetery, Montpelier.
Memorials may be made to the Dilworth Center of the Community Hospitals of Williams County-Montpelier, or to the First United Methodist Church in Montpelier.

Children of Eileen Jennette McCrea and Noah Arthur Traxler

Douglas Traxler

M, d. before August 2003
Father*Noah Arthur Traxler b. 12 Sep 1908, d. 5 Aug 1977
Mother*Eileen Jennette McCrea b. 30 Mar 1917, d. 8 Aug 2003
Life EventDateDescription
Douglas Traxler was the son of Noah Arthur Traxler and Eileen Jennette McCrea.
Deathbefore August 2003Douglas Traxler died before August 2003.

Donna Traxler

F, d. before August 2003
Father*Noah Arthur Traxler b. 12 Sep 1908, d. 5 Aug 1977
Mother*Eileen Jennette McCrea b. 30 Mar 1917, d. 8 Aug 2003
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Henry.
Life EventDateDescription
Donna Traxler was the daughter of Noah Arthur Traxler and Eileen Jennette McCrea.
Deathbefore August 2003Donna Traxler died before August 2003.

Vernal Felix Traxler

M, b. 14 January 1895, d. 2 August 1968
Father*John Andrew Traxler Jr. b. Jun 1863, d. 2 Mar 1943
Mother*Catherine Ellen Scantlen b. 5 Nov 1871, d. 7 Jan 1963
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationVernal Felix Traxler was also known as Vern.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageVernal Felix Traxler married Lydia Mahler, daughter of Frank Mahler and Fannie Fern Smith.
Birth14 January 1895Vernal Felix Traxler was born on 14 January 1895 at Ohio.
He was the son of John Andrew Traxler Jr. and Catherine Ellen Scantlen.
Death2 August 1968Vernal Felix Traxler died on 2 August 1968 at age 73 Vern F. Traxler, 73, route 1 Montpelier, a retired maintenance man for Bridgewater Township, died at 8:30 p.m. Friday in the Williams County General Hospital. He was admitted to the hospital at noon Friday.
Surviving are the widow, Lydia: two daughters; Mrs. Norma Dirrim, route 1 Montpelier, and Mrs. Wilma Darr, of Garden City, Mich; step-son, Russell Cook of Millbury; 10 grandchildrenand one great-grandchild; three sisters, Mrs. Mary Otos, of Temperance, Mich., Mrs. Eva Woolace, of Stryker, and Mrs. Goldie Fackler, of Camden, Mich; and four brothers, Volney, of Pioneer, Ray, of Walled Lake, Mich., and Adam and Noah, both of Montpelier.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Monday in the Wilson-Geesey Funeral Home with Rev. Marion Hanover, of Benton Ridge, officiating, Burial will be in the Riverside Cemetery. Calling hours will be after 7 p.m. Saturday.
Census DateLocationDescription
25 June 1900Superior, Williams, OhioVernal Felix Traxler was listed as a son in John Andrew Traxler Jr.'s household on the 1900 Census at Superior, Williams, Ohio.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED117. Dwelling 178.

Lydia Mahler

F, b. 11 March 1902, d. 2 August 1983
Father*Frank Mahler
Mother*Fannie Fern Smith
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Traxler.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageLydia Mahler married Vernal Felix Traxler, son of John Andrew Traxler Jr. and Catherine Ellen Scantlen.
Birth11 March 1902Lydia Mahler was born on 11 March 1902.
She was the daughter of Frank Mahler and Fannie Fern Smith.
Death2 August 1983Lydia Mahler died on 2 August 1983 at age 81 Lydia E. Traxler, 81, Bridgewater Center, Route 1, Montpelier, died Tuesday August 2, 1983, in Toledo Hospital following a brief illness.
Born near Pioneer on March 11, 1902, she was the daughter of Fannie Fern (Smith) and Frank Mahler.
She was the widow of Vern F. Traxler, who died on Aug. 2, 1968.
Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Norma Robinson of Phoenix, Ariz., and Mrs. Bob (Wilma) Darr of Garden City, Mich; 10 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and a brother, Clarence Andrews of Guadalajara, Mexico.
In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by a son, Russell Cook.
Services are scheduled for 1 p.m. Saturday at the Wilson-Geesey Funeral Home, Montpelier, with the Rev. Daniel Rial officiating. Burial is to be in the Riverside Cemetery.
Friends may call at the funeral home after 7 p.m. Thursday and after 2 p.m. Friday.

Frank Mahler

M
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageFrank Mahler married Fannie Fern Smith.

Child of Frank Mahler and Fannie Fern Smith

Fannie Fern Smith

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Mahler.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageFannie Fern Smith married Frank Mahler.

Child of Fannie Fern Smith and Frank Mahler

Vivian Woolace

F, d. before 2003
Mother*Eva Alice Traxler b. 18 Apr 1915, d. 11 Oct 2003
Life EventDateDescription
Vivian Woolace was the daughter of Eva Alice Traxler.
Deathbefore 2003Vivian Woolace died before 2003.

James Crawford Otos

M, d. before 1993
Father*Henry L. Otos d. 17 Jun 1968
Mother*Mary Martha Traxler b. 8 Apr 1903, d. 18 Apr 1993
Life EventDateDescription
James Crawford Otos was the son of Henry L. Otos and Mary Martha Traxler.
Deathbefore 1993James Crawford Otos died before 1993.

Alva Zeno Traxler

M, b. 26 July 1892, d. 25 May 1942
Father*John Andrew Traxler Jr. b. Jun 1863, d. 2 Mar 1943
Mother*Catherine Ellen Scantlen b. 5 Nov 1871, d. 7 Jan 1963
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAlva Zeno Traxler was also known as Alva G.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageAlva Zeno Traxler married Corda Belle Mocherman.
Birth26 July 1892Alva Zeno Traxler was born on 26 July 1892 at Ohio also reported as Jul 1891.
He was the son of John Andrew Traxler Jr. and Catherine Ellen Scantlen.
Death25 May 1942Alva Zeno Traxler died on 25 May 1942 at age 49.
Census DateLocationDescription
25 June 1900Superior, Williams, OhioAlva Zeno Traxler was listed as a son in John Andrew Traxler Jr.'s household on the 1900 Census at Superior, Williams, Ohio.1
1930Hillsdale, MichiganAlva Zeno Traxler was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Hillsdale, Michigan.2

Children of Alva Zeno Traxler and Corda Belle Mocherman

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED117. Dwelling 178.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com.

Maude Mahalia Traxler

F, b. January 1897, d. before 1968
Father*John Andrew Traxler Jr. b. Jun 1863, d. 2 Mar 1943
Mother*Catherine Ellen Scantlen b. 5 Nov 1871, d. 7 Jan 1963
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Thorp.
Life EventDateDescription
BirthJanuary 1897Maude Mahalia Traxler was born in January 1897 at Ohio.
She was the daughter of John Andrew Traxler Jr. and Catherine Ellen Scantlen.
Deathbefore 1968Maude Mahalia Traxler died before 1968.
Census DateLocationDescription
25 June 1900Superior, Williams, OhioMaude Mahalia Traxler was listed as a daughter in John Andrew Traxler Jr.'s household on the 1900 Census at Superior, Williams, Ohio.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED117. Dwelling 178.

Ida Annice Traxler

F, b. June 1890, d. 31 July 1965
Father*John Andrew Traxler Jr. b. Jun 1863, d. 2 Mar 1943
Mother*Catherine Ellen Scantlen b. 5 Nov 1871, d. 7 Jan 1963
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationIda Annice Traxler was also known as Annice.
Married NameHer married name was Buntain.
Life EventDateDescription
BirthJune 1890Ida Annice Traxler was born in June 1890 at Ohio also reported as Jun 1889.
She was the daughter of John Andrew Traxler Jr. and Catherine Ellen Scantlen.
Death31 July 1965Ida Annice Traxler died on 31 July 1965 at age 75.
Census DateLocationDescription
25 June 1900Superior, Williams, OhioIda Annice Traxler was listed as a daughter in John Andrew Traxler Jr.'s household on the 1900 Census at Superior, Williams, Ohio.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED117. Dwelling 178.

Felix Scantlen

M, b. circa 1845
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageFelix Scantlen married Catharine (?).
Birthcirca 1845Felix Scantlen was born circa 1845 at Canada.
Census DateLocationDescription
June 1880Delaware, Defiance, OhioFelix Scantlen was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Delaware, Defiance, Ohio.1

Children of Felix Scantlen and Catharine (?)

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Delaware, Defiance, Ohio; Roll: 1011; Family History Film: 1255011; Page: 153C; Enumeration District: 236; Image: 0532.

Henry Scantlen

M
Father*Felix Scantlen b. c 1845
Mother*Catharine (?) b. c 1848
Life EventDateDescription
Henry Scantlen was the son of Felix Scantlen and Catharine (?).