Benedict Mollet

M, b. 6 May 1813, d. 1878
Benedict Mollet
Father*Nicklaus Mollet b. 24 May 1789
Mother*Maria Von Balmoos b. 8 Feb 1784, d. 13 Mar 1815
  • Benedict Mollet was born on 6 May 1813 at Unterramsern, Aetingen, Solothurn, Switzerland.
  • He was the son of Nicklaus Mollet and Maria Von Balmoos.
  • Benedict Mollet married Elizabeth Muehlinman, daughter of Andreas Muehlinman and Anna Hugi, on 8 March 1839 at Solothurn, Switzerland.
  • Benedict Mollet was buried in 1878 at Highland Cemetery, Highland, Madison, Illinois.
  • He died in 1878 at Highland, Madison, Illinois.
Census DateLocation
3 July 1855Township 3 Range 5, Madison, IllinoisBenedict Mollet appeared on the census of 3 July 1855 at Township 3 Range 5, Madison, Illinois, listed as B Mollet; household includes 11 people (6 male, 5 female); value of livestock listed as 400 dollars.
1855 state census Township 3, Madison, IL - B Mollet
     Benedict Mollet and Elizabeth Muehlinman immigrated in 1853 After a sea voyage of about 3 months, they landed in N. Y. City, where they were robbed of their baggage. Benedict Mollet migrated in 1854 at Helvetia, Madison, Illinois.

Children of Benedict Mollet and Elizabeth Muehlinman

Elizabeth Muehlinman

F, b. 20 February 1815, d. 13 January 1869
Elizabeth Muehlemann Mollet
Father*Andreas Muehlinman b. 31 May 1767, d. 11 Jul 1844
Mother*Anna Hugi b. 31 Aug 1768, d. 10 Apr 1818
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationElizabeth Muehlinman was also known as Muehlemann.
Married Name8 March 1839As of 8 March 1839,her married name was Mollet.
  • Elizabeth Muehlinman was born on 20 February 1815 at Batterkinden, Solothurn, Switzerland.
  • She was the daughter of Andreas Muehlinman and Anna Hugi.
  • Elizabeth Muehlinman married Benedict Mollet, son of Nicklaus Mollet and Maria Von Balmoos, on 8 March 1839 at Solothurn, Switzerland.
  • Elizabeth Muehlinman died on 13 January 1869 at from pneumonia, Highland, Madison, Illinois, at age 53.
  • She was buried after 13 January 1869 at Highland Cemetery, Highland, Madison, Illinois.
Census DateLocation
3 July 1855Township 3 Range 5, Madison, IllinoisElizabeth Muehlinman appeared on the census of 3 July 1855 in the household of Benedict Mollet at Township 3 Range 5, Madison, Illinois; listed as B Mollet; household includes 11 people (6 male, 5 female); value of livestock listed as 400 dollars.
     Elizabeth Muehlinman and Benedict Mollet immigrated in 1853 After a sea voyage of about 3 months, they landed in N. Y. City, where they were robbed of their baggage. Elizabeth Muehlinman migrated in 1854 at Helvetia, Madison, Illinois.

Children of Elizabeth Muehlinman and Benedict Mollet

Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Sr.

M, b. 4 August 1839, d. 7 February 1924
Father*Benedict Mollet b. 6 May 1813, d. 1878
Mother*Elizabeth Muehlinman b. 20 Feb 1815, d. 13 Jan 1869
  • Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Sr. was born on 4 August 1839 at Solothurn, Canton, Switzerland, also listed as Czech. Republic.
  • He was the son of Benedict Mollet and Elizabeth Muehlinman.
  • Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Sr. and Mary Peter obtained a marriage license on 12 December 1865 at Madison, Illinois.1
  • Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Sr. married Mary Peter, daughter of Conrad Frank Peters and Maria (?), on 12 December 1865 at Chicago, Cook, Illinois.
  • Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Sr. died on 7 February 1924 at Stratford, Hamilton, Iowa, at age 84.
  • He was buried after 7 February 1924 at Pleasant Lawn Cemetery, Geddes, Charles Mix, South Dakota.
Census DateLocation
3 July 1855Township 3 Range 5, Madison, IllinoisJoseph Gotthardt Mollet Sr. appeared on the census of 3 July 1855 in the household of Benedict Mollet at Township 3 Range 5, Madison, Illinois; listed as B Mollet; household includes 11 people (6 male, 5 female); value of livestock listed as 400 dollars.
13 June 1870Douglas, Effingham, IllinoisJoseph Gotthardt Mollet Sr. was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at Douglas, Effingham, Illinois.2
16 June 1880Yankton, Yankton, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Yankton, Yankton, South Dakota, listed birthplace as Sweden instead of Switzerland.3
16 June 1900Yankton, Yankton County, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Yankton, Yankton County, South Dakota.4
1905South DakotaHe appeared on the census of 1905 at South Dakota Birth Place:     Switzerland
Years in State:     31
Years in United States:     53.
27 April 1910Yankton, Yankton, South DakotaHe was listed as Father-in-Law in Charles Krider's household on the 1910 Census at Yankton, Yankton, South Dakota; Living at 1331 Broadway Street.5
7 January 1920Yankton, Yankton, South DakotaJoseph Gotthardt Mollet Sr. was listed as Father in Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Jr.'s household on the 1920 Census at Yankton, Yankton, South Dakota; Living at 1008 North Linn St.6
     Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Sr. immigrated in 1850 According to the 1900 Census, Joseph Mollet immigrated in 1850 and had been in the US for 50 years. He immigrated with Benedict Mollet and Elizabeth Muehlinman in 1853; After a sea voyage of about 3 months, they landed in N. Y. City, where they were robbed of their baggage. Benedict Mollet witnessed the migration in 1854 at Helvetia, Madison, Illinois. Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Sr. began military service in 1861 at South Dakota Home in 1890 (Township, County, State):     Yankton, Yankton, South Dakota
Year enlisted:     1861
Year discharged:     1864
Rank:     Corporal. He ended military service in 1864 at South Dakota; Corporal - Civil War 1861-1864 - disability incurred rheumatisis.
1890 Veterans Schedule - Joseph Mollet - Corporal - Civil War 1861-1864 - disability incurred rheumatisis
He lived in 1900 at 314 Phoenix, Yankton, Yankton County, South Dakota. He was employed by In the 1900 census, Joseph Mollet's occupation was carpenter. on 16 June 1900 at Yankton, Yankton County, South Dakota.

Children of Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Sr. and Mary Peter

Citations

  1. [S186] Illinois, Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, vol 6 page 199 license 979.
  2. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 51. Stamp 409. Dwelling 333.
  3. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, stamp 455B. Page 323. Dwelling 225.
  4. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED 348. Sheet 19B. Dwelling 247.
  5. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED440. Stamp 113. Dwelling 265.
  6. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED267. Dwelling 103.

Mary Peter

F, b. 23 December 1846, d. 7 September 1910
Father*Conrad Frank Peters b. c 1816, d. a 1880
Mother*Maria (?) b. c 1817, d. b 1860
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMary Peter was also known as Peters.
Married Name12 December 1865As of 12 December 1865,her married name was Mollet.
  • Mary Peter was born on 23 December 1846 at ship "Therese" coming from Germany to New Orleans, Louisiana, also reported as ship "Ocean Shire."
  • She was the daughter of Conrad Frank Peters and Maria (?).
  • Mary Peter and Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Sr. obtained a marriage license on 12 December 1865 at Madison, Illinois.1
  • Mary Peter married Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Sr., son of Benedict Mollet and Elizabeth Muehlinman, on 12 December 1865 at Chicago, Cook, Illinois.
  • Mary Peter died on 7 September 1910 at Yankton, Yankton County, South Dakota, at age 63.
  • She was buried after 7 September 1910 at Pleasant Lawn Cemetery, Geddes, Charles Mix, South Dakota.
Census DateLocation
9 October 1850t7S r7W, Randolph, IllinoisMary Peter was listed in Conrad Frank Peters's household on the 1850 Census at t7S r7W, Randolph, Illinois.2
21 July 1860Greenville P.O., Bond, IllinoisMary Peter was listed in Conrad Frank Peters's household on the 1860 Census at Greenville P.O., Bond, Illinois.3
13 June 1870Douglas, Effingham, IllinoisMary Peter was listed in Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Sr.'s household on the 1870 Census at Douglas, Effingham, Illinois.4
16 June 1880Yankton, Yankton, South DakotaMary Peter was listed as wife in Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Sr.'s household on the 1880 Census at Yankton, Yankton, South Dakota; listed birthplace as Sweden instead of Switzerland.5
16 June 1900Yankton, Yankton County, South DakotaMary Peter was listed as wife in Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Sr.'s household on the 1900 Census at Yankton, Yankton County, South Dakota.6
1905South DakotaMary Peter appeared on the census of 1905 in the household of Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Sr. at South Dakota; Birth Place:     Switzerland
Years in State:     31
Years in United States:     53.
27 April 1910Yankton, Yankton, South DakotaMary Peter was listed as Mother-in-Law in Charles Krider's household on the 1910 Census at Yankton, Yankton, South Dakota; Living at 1331 Broadway Street.7
     Mary Peter immigrated with Conrad Frank Peters on 28 December 1846 at New Orleans, Louisiana; Arrival Date:     28 Dec 1846
Port of Departure:     Hamburg, Germany
Ship Name:     Therese
heading for St. Louis, Missouri.

Children of Mary Peter and Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Sr.

Citations

  1. [S186] Illinois, Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, vol 6 page 199 license 979.
  2. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 78.
  3. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 167. Dwelling 1175.
  4. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 51. Stamp 409. Dwelling 333.
  5. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, stamp 455B. Page 323. Dwelling 225.
  6. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED 348. Sheet 19B. Dwelling 247.
  7. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED440. Stamp 113. Dwelling 265.

Caroline M. Mollet

F, b. 8 October 1866, d. 10 March 1939
Father*Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Sr. b. 4 Aug 1839, d. 7 Feb 1924
Mother*Mary Peter b. 23 Dec 1846, d. 7 Sep 1910
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationCaroline M. Mollet was also known as Carrie.
Married Name25 March 1899As of 25 March 1899,her married name was Krider.
  • Caroline M. Mollet was born on 8 October 1866 at Highland, Madison, Illinois.
  • She was the daughter of Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Sr. and Mary Peter.
  • Caroline M. Mollet married Charles Krider on 25 March 1899.
  • Caroline M. Mollet died on 10 March 1939 at Jones, South Dakota, at age 72.
  • She was buried after 10 March 1939 at Murdo Cemetery, Murdo, Jones, South Dakota.
Census DateLocation
13 June 1870Douglas, Effingham, IllinoisCaroline M. Mollet was listed in Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Sr.'s household on the 1870 Census at Douglas, Effingham, Illinois.1
16 June 1880Yankton, Yankton, South DakotaCaroline M. Mollet was listed as a daughter in Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Sr.'s household on the 1880 Census at Yankton, Yankton, South Dakota; listed birthplace as Sweden instead of Switzerland.2
16 June 1900Yankton, Yankton County, South DakotaCaroline M. Mollet was listed as a married daughter in Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Sr.'s household on the 1900 Census at Yankton, Yankton County, South Dakota.3
27 April 1910Yankton, Yankton, South DakotaCaroline M. Mollet was listed as wife in Charles Krider's household on the 1910 Census at Yankton, Yankton, South Dakota; Living at 1331 Broadway Street.4
14 January 1920Avon, Bon Homme, South DakotaCaroline M. Mollet was listed as wife in Charles Krider's household on the 1920 Census at Avon, Bon Homme, South Dakota.5
1930Okaton, Jones, South DakotaCaroline M. Mollet was listed as wife in Charles Krider's household on the 1930 Census at Okaton, Jones, South Dakota.6
     Caroline M. Mollet had zero children.

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 51. Stamp 409. Dwelling 333.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, stamp 455B. Page 323. Dwelling 225.
  3. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED 348. Sheet 19B. Dwelling 247.
  4. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED440. Stamp 113. Dwelling 265.
  5. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED10. Dwelling 25.
  6. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Okaton, Jones, South Dakota; Roll: 2225; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 17; Image: 518.0.

Charles Krider

M, b. 19 February 1876, d. after 1930
Census DateLocation
27 April 1910Yankton, Yankton, South DakotaCharles Krider was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Yankton, Yankton, South Dakota, Living at 1331 Broadway Street..1
14 January 1920Avon, Bon Homme, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Avon, Bon Homme, South Dakota.2
1930Okaton, Jones, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Okaton, Jones, South Dakota.3
     Circa 1918 at WWI Civilian Draft Registration, Bon Homme, South Dakota.

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED440. Stamp 113. Dwelling 265.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED10. Dwelling 25.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Okaton, Jones, South Dakota; Roll: 2225; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 17; Image: 518.0.

Elizabeth Mollet

F, b. 4 November 1868, d. 18 January 1953
Father*Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Sr. b. 4 Aug 1839, d. 7 Feb 1924
Mother*Mary Peter b. 23 Dec 1846, d. 7 Sep 1910
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationElizabeth Mollet was also known as Lizzie.
Name VariationElizabeth Mollet was also known as Mollett.
Married Name2 November 1887As of 2 November 1887,her married name was Hook.
Married Name4 April 1923As of 4 April 1923,her married name was Walstrom.
  • Elizabeth Mollet was born on 4 November 1868 at Highland, Madison, Illinois, also reported as South Dakota.
  • She was the daughter of Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Sr. and Mary Peter.
  • Elizabeth Mollet married David Westly Hook on 2 November 1887 at Yankton, Yankton County, South Dakota.
  • Elizabeth Mollet and David Westly Hook were divorced on 12 October 1916.
  • Elizabeth Mollet married Jonas H. Walstrom, son of John E. Walstrom and Hilena Lundgren, on 4 April 1923.
  • Elizabeth Mollet died on 18 January 1953 at Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa, at age 84 Elizabeth (Mollet) Walstrom obituary.
    Cedar Rapids Gazette January 19, 1953 - Elizabeth (Mollet) Walstrom obituary
  • She was buried on 20 January 1953 at Oakwood Cemetery, Stratford, Hamilton, Iowa.
Census DateLocation
13 June 1870Douglas, Effingham, IllinoisElizabeth Mollet was listed in Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Sr.'s household on the 1870 Census at Douglas, Effingham, Illinois.1
16 June 1880Yankton, Yankton, South DakotaElizabeth Mollet was listed as a daughter in Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Sr.'s household on the 1880 Census at Yankton, Yankton, South Dakota; listed birthplace as Sweden instead of Switzerland.2
1 January 1925Stratford, Hamilton, IowaElizabeth Mollet is listed as wife on the census of 1 January 1925 in the household of Jonas H. Walstrom at Stratford, Hamilton, Iowa.
19 April 1930Marion, Hamilton, IowaElizabeth Mollet was listed as wife in Jonas H. Walstrom's household on the 1930 Census at Marion, Hamilton, Iowa.3

Children of Elizabeth Mollet and David Westly Hook

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 51. Stamp 409. Dwelling 333.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, stamp 455B. Page 323. Dwelling 225.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED40-22. Dwelling.

David Westly Hook

M, b. 20 July 1863, d. 1 April 1935
  • David Westly Hook was born on 20 July 1863 at Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana.
  • He married Elizabeth Mollet, daughter of Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Sr. and Mary Peter, on 2 November 1887 at Yankton, Yankton County, South Dakota.
  • David Westly Hook and Elizabeth Mollet were divorced on 12 October 1916.
  • David Westly Hook died on 1 April 1935 at Hook's Point, Stratford, Hamilton, Iowa, at age 71.

Children of David Westly Hook and Elizabeth Mollet

Bertha Canzadia Hook

F, b. 25 April 1888, d. 3 October 1945
Father*David Westly Hook b. 20 Jul 1863, d. 1 Apr 1935
Mother*Elizabeth Mollet b. 4 Nov 1868, d. 18 Jan 1953
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name15 July 1912As of 15 July 1912,her married name was Sellers.
  • Bertha Canzadia Hook was born on 25 April 1888 at Stratford, Hamilton, Iowa.
  • She was the daughter of David Westly Hook and Elizabeth Mollet.
  • Bertha Canzadia Hook married George W. Sellers on 15 July 1912 at Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa.
  • Bertha Canzadia Hook died on 3 October 1945 at Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa, at age 57.
Census DateLocation
15 April 1910Cedar Rapids Precinct 10, Linn, IowaBertha Canzadia Hook was listed as a niece in George Thaddeus Bruce's household on the 1910 Census at Cedar Rapids Precinct 10, Linn, Iowa.1
3 January 1920Cedar Rapids, Linn, IowaBertha Canzadia Hook was listed as wife in George W. Sellers's household on the 1920 Census at Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa; living at 1318 Highland Avenue.2
10 April 1930Cedar Rapids, Linn, IowaBertha Canzadia Hook was listed as wife in George W. Sellers's household on the 1930 Census at Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa.3

Child of Bertha Canzadia Hook and George W. Sellers

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED118. Dwelling 1.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED138. Dwelling 38.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED57-68. Dwelling 278.

George W. Sellers

M, b. 1 June 1867, d. 28 November 1943
Census DateLocation
3 January 1920Cedar Rapids, Linn, IowaGeorge W. Sellers was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa, living at 1318 Highland Avenue.1
10 April 1930Cedar Rapids, Linn, IowaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa.2

Child of George W. Sellers

Child of George W. Sellers and Bertha Canzadia Hook

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED138. Dwelling 38.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED57-68. Dwelling 278.

Laura Alice Hook

F, b. 7 August 1889, d. 29 July 1918
Father*David Westly Hook b. 20 Jul 1863, d. 1 Apr 1935
Mother*Elizabeth Mollet b. 4 Nov 1868, d. 18 Jan 1953
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name25 November 1908As of 25 November 1908,her married name was Towlerton.
  • Laura Alice Hook was born on 7 August 1889 at Hamilton, Iowa.
  • She was the daughter of David Westly Hook and Elizabeth Mollet.
  • Laura Alice Hook married Albert John Towlerton on 25 November 1908 at Webers City, Hamilton, Iowa.
  • Laura Alice Hook died on 29 July 1918 at Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa, at age 28.

Children of Laura Alice Hook and Albert John Towlerton

Albert John Towlerton

M, b. 18 October 1885, d. 10 November 1935
  • Albert John Towlerton was born on 18 October 1885.
  • He married Laura Alice Hook, daughter of David Westly Hook and Elizabeth Mollet, on 25 November 1908 at Webers City, Hamilton, Iowa.
  • Albert John Towlerton died on 10 November 1935 at Montana at age 50.

Children of Albert John Towlerton and Laura Alice Hook

Leroy Albert Hook

M, b. 11 August 1890, d. 8 May 1957
Father*David Westly Hook b. 20 Jul 1863, d. 1 Apr 1935
Mother*Elizabeth Mollet b. 4 Nov 1868, d. 18 Jan 1953
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLeroy Albert Hook was also known as Roy A.
  • Leroy Albert Hook was born on 11 August 1890 at Hamilton, Iowa.
  • He was the son of David Westly Hook and Elizabeth Mollet.
  • Leroy Albert Hook married Lenora C. Johnson on 25 June 1918 at Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota.
  • Leroy Albert Hook died on 8 May 1957 at Iowa at age 66.
Census DateLocation
13 April 1930Minneapolis, Hennepin, MinnesotaLeroy Albert Hook was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota.1

Children of Leroy Albert Hook and Lenora C. Johnson

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED27-318. Dwelling 250.

Lenora C. Johnson

F, b. 28 January 1892, d. 1975
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name25 June 1918As of 25 June 1918,her married name was Hook.
Census DateLocation
13 April 1930Minneapolis, Hennepin, MinnesotaLenora C. Johnson was listed as wife in Leroy Albert Hook's household on the 1930 Census at Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota.1

Children of Lenora C. Johnson and Leroy Albert Hook

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED27-318. Dwelling 250.

Armilda Isabell Hook

F, b. 26 September 1896, d. 1 December 1973
Father*David Westly Hook b. 20 Jul 1863, d. 1 Apr 1935
Mother*Elizabeth Mollet b. 4 Nov 1868, d. 18 Jan 1953
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationArmilda Isabell Hook was also known as Isabell.
Married Name31 May 1915As of 31 May 1915,her married name was Geesey.
  • Armilda Isabell Hook was born on 26 September 1896 at Stratford, Hamilton, Iowa.
  • She was the daughter of David Westly Hook and Elizabeth Mollet.
  • Armilda Isabell Hook married Michael Banks Geesey on 31 May 1915 at Ames, Iowa.
  • Armilda Isabell Hook died on 1 December 1973 at Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa, at age 77.
Census DateLocation
19 April 1930Maine, Linn, IowaArmilda Isabell Hook was listed as wife in Michael Banks Geesey's household on the 1930 Census at Maine, Linn, Iowa.1

Child of Armilda Isabell Hook and Michael Banks Geesey

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED57-21. Dwelling 93.

Michael Banks Geesey

M, b. 25 April 1896, d. 9 September 1966
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMichael Banks Geesey was also known as Banks.
  • Michael Banks Geesey was born on 25 April 1896 at LeClaire, Scott, Iowa.
  • He married Armilda Isabell Hook, daughter of David Westly Hook and Elizabeth Mollet, on 31 May 1915 at Ames, Iowa.
  • Michael Banks Geesey died on 9 September 1966 at Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa, at age 70.
Census DateLocation
19 April 1930Maine, Linn, IowaMichael Banks Geesey was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Maine, Linn, Iowa.1

Child of Michael Banks Geesey and Armilda Isabell Hook

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED57-21. Dwelling 93.

Jonas H. Walstrom

M, b. 23 February 1859, d. 14 June 1942
Father*John E. Walstrom b. Oct 1835, d. bt 1910 - 1925
Mother*Hilena Lundgren b. Aug 1830, d. b 1910
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJonas H. Walstrom was also known as J. H.
Name VariationJonas H. Walstrom was also known as John H.
Census DateLocation
1880Marion, Hamilton, IowaJonas H. Walstrom was listed as a son in John E. Walstrom's household on the 1880 Census at Marion, Hamilton, Iowa.1
1910Marion, Hamilton, IowaJonas H. Walstrom was listed as a son in John E. Walstrom's household on the 1910 Census at Marion, Hamilton, Iowa.
1 January 1925Stratford, Hamilton, IowaJonas H. Walstrom appeared on the census of 1 January 1925 at Stratford, Hamilton, Iowa.
19 April 1930Marion, Hamilton, IowaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Marion, Hamilton, Iowa.2
     Jonas H. Walstrom immigrated with John E. Walstrom and Hilena Lundgren in 1866.

Children of Jonas H. Walstrom and Luella Enberg

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Marion, Hamilton, Iowa; Roll: T9_342; Family History Film: 1254342; Page: 262.2000; Enumeration District: 107; Image: 0530.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED40-22. Dwelling.

George E. Walstrom

M, b. January 1887
Father*Jonas H. Walstrom b. 23 Feb 1859, d. 14 Jun 1942
Mother*Luella Enberg b. 14 Nov 1861, d. 3 Apr 1902

John B. Walstrom

M, b. December 1885
Father*Jonas H. Walstrom b. 23 Feb 1859, d. 14 Jun 1942
Mother*Luella Enberg b. 14 Nov 1861, d. 3 Apr 1902

Anna E. Walstrom

F, b. 6 July 1891, d. 4 August 1950
Father*Jonas H. Walstrom b. 23 Feb 1859, d. 14 Jun 1942
Mother*Luella Enberg b. 14 Nov 1861, d. 3 Apr 1902
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Stephens.
  • Anna E. Walstrom was born on 6 July 1891 at Iowa.
  • She was the daughter of Jonas H. Walstrom and Luella Enberg.
  • Anna E. Walstrom died on 4 August 1950 at age 59.

August Henry Mollet

M, b. 5 September 1870, d. 21 March 1871
Father*Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Sr. b. 4 Aug 1839, d. 7 Feb 1924
Mother*Mary Peter b. 23 Dec 1846, d. 7 Sep 1910

Katie Wilhamena Mollet

F, b. 8 April 1872, d. 16 July 1873
Father*Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Sr. b. 4 Aug 1839, d. 7 Feb 1924
Mother*Mary Peter b. 23 Dec 1846, d. 7 Sep 1910

Mary Jane Mollet

F, b. 25 June 1874, d. 20 October 1931
Father*Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Sr. b. 4 Aug 1839, d. 7 Feb 1924
Mother*Mary Peter b. 23 Dec 1846, d. 7 Sep 1910
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMary Jane Mollet was also known as May.
Married Namecirca 1899As of circa 1899,her married name was Bruce.
Married Namecirca 1917As of circa 1917,her married name was Grothe.
  • Mary Jane Mollet was born on 25 June 1874 at Chicago, Cook, Illinois.
  • She was the daughter of Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Sr. and Mary Peter.
  • Mary Jane Mollet married George Thaddeus Bruce circa 1899.
  • Mary Jane Mollet married Charles Christian Grothe, son of Christian Grothe and Louise Roumiller, circa 1917.
  • Mary Jane Mollet died on 20 October 1931 at Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa, at age 57 Mary Jane (Mollet) Bruce Grothe obituary.
    Cedar Rapids Evening Gazette And Republican October 20, 1931 - Mary Jane (Mollet) Bruce Grothe obituary
  • She was buried after 20 October 1931 at Cedar Memorial Cemetery, Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa.
Census DateLocation
16 June 1880Yankton, Yankton, South DakotaMary Jane Mollet was listed as a daughter in Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Sr.'s household on the 1880 Census at Yankton, Yankton, South Dakota; listed birthplace as Sweden instead of Switzerland.1
13 June 1900Cedar Rapids, Linn, IowaMary Jane Mollet was listed as wife in George Thaddeus Bruce's household on the 1900 Census at Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa.2
15 April 1910Cedar Rapids Precinct 10, Linn, IowaMary Jane Mollet was listed as wife in George Thaddeus Bruce's household on the 1910 Census at Cedar Rapids Precinct 10, Linn, Iowa.3
7 January 1920Cedar Rapids, Linn, IowaMary Jane Mollet was listed as wife in Charles Christian Grothe's household on the 1920 Census at Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa.4
1 January 1925Cedar Rapids Precinct 19, Linn, IowaMary Jane Mollet and Charles Christian Grothe appeared on the census of 1 January 1925 at Cedar Rapids Precinct 19, Linn, Iowa.
8 April 1930Cedar Rapids, Linn, IowaMary Jane Mollet was listed as wife in Charles Christian Grothe's household on the 1930 Census at Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa.5
     Mary Jane Mollet had zero children. She had zero children.

Child of Mary Jane Mollet and George Thaddeus Bruce

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, stamp 455B. Page 323. Dwelling 225.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED98. Dwelling 453.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED118. Dwelling 1.
  4. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED141. Stamp 201. Dwelling 132.
  5. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED57-68. Dwelling 187.

Charles Christian Grothe

M, b. 6 September 1878, d. 8 January 1955
Father*Christian Grothe b. c 1851, d. b 1925
Mother*Louise Roumiller b. c 1855, d. a 1925
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationCharles Christian Grothe was also known as Carl.
Census DateLocation
1880Burlington, Des Moines, IowaCharles Christian Grothe was listed as a son in Christian Grothe's household on the 1880 Census at Burlington, Des Moines, Iowa.
7 January 1920Cedar Rapids, Linn, IowaCharles Christian Grothe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa.1
1 January 1925Cedar Rapids Precinct 19, Linn, IowaHe and Mary Jane Mollet appeared on the census of 1 January 1925 at Cedar Rapids Precinct 19, Linn, Iowa.
8 April 1930Cedar Rapids, Linn, IowaCharles Christian Grothe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa.2
     On 12 September 1918 at World War I Draft Registration, Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa.

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED141. Stamp 201. Dwelling 132.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED57-68. Dwelling 187.

George Thaddeus Bruce

M, b. 29 January 1866, d. 16 April 1913
  • George Thaddeus Bruce was born on 29 January 1866 at La Crosse, Wisconsin, also reported as Jan 1865; also reported as 29 FEB 1868.
  • He married Mary Jane Mollet, daughter of Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Sr. and Mary Peter, circa 1899.
  • George Thaddeus Bruce died on 16 April 1913 at Onalaska, La Crosse, Wisconsin, at age 47.
Census DateLocation
13 June 1900Cedar Rapids, Linn, IowaGeorge Thaddeus Bruce was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa.1
15 April 1910Cedar Rapids Precinct 10, Linn, IowaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Cedar Rapids Precinct 10, Linn, Iowa.2

Child of George Thaddeus Bruce and Mary Jane Mollet

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED98. Dwelling 453.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED118. Dwelling 1.

Leonard Nelson Bruce

M, b. 24 May 1897, d. 29 August 1961
Adoptive father*George Thaddeus Bruce b. 29 Jan 1866, d. 16 Apr 1913
Adoptive mother*Mary Jane Mollet b. 25 Jun 1874, d. 20 Oct 1931
FatherAugust Nelson d. b 1900
MotherAugusta Peterson b. Jul 1859
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLeonard Nelson Bruce was also known as Leonard Nelson.
Census DateLocation
19 June 1900Putnam, Linn, IowaLeonard Nelson Bruce was listed as a son in Augusta Peterson's household on the 1900 Census at Putnam, Linn, Iowa.1
15 April 1910Cedar Rapids Precinct 10, Linn, IowaLeonard Nelson Bruce was listed as an adopted son in George Thaddeus Bruce's household on the 1910 Census at Cedar Rapids Precinct 10, Linn, Iowa.2
9 January 1920Cedar Rapids, Linn, IowaLeonard Nelson Bruce was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa.3
1 January 1925Cedar Rapids Ward 16, Linn, IowaHe appeared on the census of 1 January 1925 at Cedar Rapids Ward 16, Linn, Iowa.
7 April 1930Cedar Rapids, Linn, IowaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa.4

Children of Leonard Nelson Bruce and Ida Luilla Klopp

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED86. Dwelling 175.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED118. Dwelling 1.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED131. Stamp 88. Sheet 12A. Dwelling 268. 13th precinct.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED57-68. Dwelling 171.

Ida Luilla Klopp

F, b. 16 January 1894
Father*Stephen Klopp d. b 1925
Mother*Mary Stockberger b. c 1874, d. a 1925
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationIda Luilla Klopp was also known as Clopp.
Married NameHer married name was Bruce.
Census DateLocation
9 January 1920Cedar Rapids, Linn, IowaIda Luilla Klopp was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa.1
1 January 1925Cedar Rapids Ward 16, Linn, IowaShe appeared on the census of 1 January 1925 in the household of Leonard Nelson Bruce at Cedar Rapids Ward 16, Linn, Iowa.
7 April 1930Cedar Rapids, Linn, IowaIda Luilla Klopp was listed as wife in Leonard Nelson Bruce's household on the 1930 Census at Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa.2
     On 6 July 1924 at Krey Family Reunion.

Children of Ida Luilla Klopp and Leonard Nelson Bruce

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED131. Stamp 88. Sheet 12A. Dwelling 268. 13th precinct.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED57-68. Dwelling 171.

Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Jr.

M, b. 8 January 1877, d. 26 November 1926
Father*Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Sr. b. 4 Aug 1839, d. 7 Feb 1924
Mother*Mary Peter b. 23 Dec 1846, d. 7 Sep 1910
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJoseph Gotthardt Mollet Jr. was also known as Joe.
Name VariationJoseph Gotthardt Mollet Jr. was also known as Joseph T.
  • Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Jr. was born on 8 January 1877 at Yankton, Yankton County, South Dakota.
  • He was the son of Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Sr. and Mary Peter.
  • Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Jr. married Lula Rebecca J. Evans, daughter of John David Evans and Lucy Jane Daffer, circa 1898.
  • Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Jr. died on 26 November 1926 at Yankton, Yankton County, South Dakota, at age 49.
  • He was buried after 26 November 1926 at Yankton City Cemetery, Yankton, Yankton, South Dakota.
Census DateLocation
16 June 1880Yankton, Yankton, South DakotaJoseph Gotthardt Mollet Jr. was listed as a son in Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Sr.'s household on the 1880 Census at Yankton, Yankton, South Dakota; listed birthplace as Sweden instead of Switzerland.1
27 June 1900Armour, Independence Township, Douglas, South DakotaJoseph Gotthardt Mollet Jr. was listed as a son-in-law in John David Evans's household on the 1900 Census at Armour, Independence Township, Douglas, South Dakota.2
1905South DakotaJoseph Gotthardt Mollet Jr. appeared on the census of 1905 at South Dakota.
26 April 1910Yankton, Yankton, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Yankton, Yankton, South Dakota.3
7 January 1920Yankton, Yankton, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Yankton, Yankton, South Dakota, Living at 1008 North Linn St..4
1925South DakotaHe appeared on the census of 1925 at South Dakota Ethnicity:     Swiss
Marital Status:     Married
Marriage Date:     1898
Religion:     Methodist.

Children of Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Jr. and Lula Rebecca J. Evans

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, stamp 455B. Page 323. Dwelling 225.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED135. Dwelling 317.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED440. Living on 12th street. Dwelling 242.
  4. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED267. Dwelling 103.

Lula Rebecca J. Evans

F, b. 9 December 1874, d. 22 September 1937
Father*John David Evans b. Aug 1840, d. b 1936
Mother*Lucy Jane Daffer b. Feb 1852, d. a Apr 1910
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLula Rebecca J. Evans was also known as Lulu.
Married Namecirca 1898As of circa 1898,her married name was Mollet.
Census DateLocation
4 June 1880Sugar Creek, Poweshiek, IowaLula Rebecca J. Evans was listed as a daughter in John David Evans's household on the 1880 Census at Sugar Creek, Poweshiek, Iowa.1
1885State Census, Cook, Sac, IowaLula Rebecca J. Evans appeared on the census of 1885 in the household of John David Evans at State Census, Cook, Sac, Iowa.
27 June 1900Armour, Independence Township, Douglas, South DakotaLula Rebecca J. Evans was listed as a daughter in John David Evans's household on the 1900 Census at Armour, Independence Township, Douglas, South Dakota.2
1905South DakotaLula Rebecca J. Evans appeared on the census of 1905 in the household of Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Jr. at South Dakota.
26 April 1910Yankton, Yankton, South DakotaLula Rebecca J. Evans was listed as wife in Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Jr.'s household on the 1910 Census at Yankton, Yankton, South Dakota.3
7 January 1920Yankton, Yankton, South DakotaLula Rebecca J. Evans was listed as wife in Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Jr.'s household on the 1920 Census at Yankton, Yankton, South Dakota; Living at 1008 North Linn St.4
1925South DakotaLula Rebecca J. Evans appeared on the census of 1925 in the household of Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Jr. at South Dakota; Ethnicity:     Swiss
Marital Status:     Married
Marriage Date:     1898
Religion:     Methodist.
8 April 1930Yankton, Yankton, South DakotaLula Rebecca J. Evans was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Yankton, Yankton, South Dakota.5
1935Yankton ward 3, Yankton, South DakotaShe appeared on the census of 1935 at Yankton ward 3, Yankton, South Dakota, listed as widowed.

Children of Lula Rebecca J. Evans and Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Jr.

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0362. Page 636A. ED198. Dwelling 79.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED135. Dwelling 317.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED440. Living on 12th street. Dwelling 242.
  4. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED267. Dwelling 103.
  5. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED68-21. Dwelling 137.

Wade Harold Mollet

M, b. 19 May 1899, d. 12 December 1962
Father*Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Jr. b. 8 Jan 1877, d. 26 Nov 1926
Mother*Lula Rebecca J. Evans b. 9 Dec 1874, d. 22 Sep 1937
Census DateLocation
27 June 1900Armour, Independence Township, Douglas, South DakotaWade Harold Mollet was listed as a grandson in John David Evans's household on the 1900 Census at Armour, Independence Township, Douglas, South Dakota.2
1905South DakotaWade Harold Mollet appeared on the census of 1905 in the household of Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Jr. at South Dakota.
26 April 1910Yankton, Yankton, South DakotaWade Harold Mollet was listed as a son in Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Jr.'s household on the 1910 Census at Yankton, Yankton, South Dakota.3
7 January 1920Yankton, Yankton, South DakotaWade Harold Mollet was listed as a son in Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Jr.'s household on the 1920 Census at Yankton, Yankton, South Dakota; Living at 1008 North Linn St.4
1925South DakotaWade Harold Mollet appeared on the census of 1925 at South Dakota Marital Status:     Single
Religion:     Methodist.
8 April 1930Yankton, Yankton, South DakotaHe was listed as a son in Lula Rebecca J. Evans's household on the 1930 Census at Yankton, Yankton, South Dakota.5
1935Yankton ward 3, Yankton, South DakotaWade Harold Mollet appeared on the census of 1935 at Yankton ward 3, Yankton, South Dakota.

Citations

  1. [S9] South Dakota, South Dakota Birth Records South Dakota, State File Number: 569893 (unknown file date).
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED135. Dwelling 317.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED440. Living on 12th street. Dwelling 242.
  4. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED267. Dwelling 103.
  5. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED68-21. Dwelling 137.