Verla Marie Nelsen

F, b. 18 February 1916, d. before September 2008
Verla Marie Nelson 1937
Father*August Nelsen b. c 1890
Mother*Emma (?) b. c 1894
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationVerla Marie Nelsen was also known as Nelson.
Married Name21 November 1937As of 21 November 1937,her married name was Mollet.
  • Verla Marie Nelsen was born on 18 February 1916 at Saunders, Nebraska.
  • She was the daughter of August Nelsen and Emma (?).
  • Verla Marie Nelsen married Harold D. Mollet, son of Charles August Mollet and Nellie Cecelia Carlson, on 21 November 1937 at Lake Andes, Charles Mix, South Dakota, County of Residence: Gregory.1
    Verla Marie Nelson - Harold D. Mollett marriage announcement 22 Nov 1937 - The Daily Republic (Mitchell, SD)
  • Verla Marie Nelsen died before September 2008.
Census DateLocation
26 January 1920Ideal, Tripp, South DakotaVerla Marie Nelsen was listed as a daughter in August Nelsen's household on the 1920 Census at Ideal, Tripp, South Dakota.2
29 April 1930Ideal, Tripp, South DakotaVerla Marie Nelsen was listed as a daughter in August Nelsen's household on the 1930 Census at Ideal, Tripp, South Dakota.3
     On 8 January 1962 at Mr and Mrs August Nelson 50th wedding anniversary.

Child of Verla Marie Nelsen and Harold D. Mollet

Citations

  1. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED205. Dwelling 163.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED14. Dwelling 50.

Glen Melvin Mollet

M, b. 9 March 1917, d. 14 November 1994
Father*Charles August Mollet b. 21 Nov 1879, d. 29 Mar 1956
Mother*Nellie Cecelia Carlson b. 16 Feb 1885, d. 4 Nov 1971
  • Glen Melvin Mollet was born on 9 March 1917 at Lake Andes, Charles Mix, South Dakota.
  • He was the son of Charles August Mollet and Nellie Cecelia Carlson.
  • Glen Melvin Mollet married Ruth Lorraine Olson, daughter of Edwin G. Olson and Olive (?), on 17 October 1940 at Hopkins, Minnesota, also reported as Milaca, Minnesota.
  • Glen Melvin Mollet died on 14 November 1994 at Bella Vista, Benton, Arkansas, at age 77.
  • He was buried after 14 November 1994 at Fort Snelling National Cemetery, Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, Plot: 3, 0, 498.
Census DateLocation
14 January 1920White Swan, Charles Mix, South DakotaGlen Melvin Mollet was listed as a son in Charles August Mollet's household on the 1920 Census at White Swan, Charles Mix, South Dakota; Next door to Dell G. Mollet.1
1925South DakotaGlen Melvin Mollet appeared on the census of 1925 in the household of Charles August Mollet at South Dakota.
19 April 1930White Swan, Charles Mix, South DakotaGlen Melvin Mollet was listed as a son in Charles August Mollet's household on the 1930 Census at White Swan, Charles Mix, South Dakota; living next door to his son Walter Mollet.2
1935White Swan, Charles Mix, South DakotaGlen Melvin Mollet appeared on the census of 1935 at White Swan, Charles Mix, South Dakota.
13 April 1940Milaca, Mille Lacs, MinnesotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census at Milaca, Mille Lacs, Minnesota.3
     Glen Melvin Mollet obtained US Social Security Card at Washington; last residence Bella Vista, Benton, Arkansas. He was confirmed on 2 November 1930 at Lake Andes, Charles Mix, South Dakota. On 4 May 1945 Branch 1:     ARMY
Enlistment Date 1:     4 May 1945
Release Date 1:     22 Aug 1946.

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED 53. Sheet 1B. Dwelling 14.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED12-31. Dwelling 156.
  3. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Milaca, Mille Lacs, Minnesota; Roll: T627_1938; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 48-14A.

Ruth Lorraine Olson

F, b. 17 October 1918, d. 28 January 2010
Father*Edwin G. Olson b. c 1895
Mother*Olive (?) b. c 1895
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name17 October 1940As of 17 October 1940,her married name was Mollet.
  • Ruth Lorraine Olson was born on 17 October 1918 at Fairbault, Rice, Minnesota.
  • She was the daughter of Edwin G. Olson and Olive (?).
  • Ruth Lorraine Olson married Glen Melvin Mollet, son of Charles August Mollet and Nellie Cecelia Carlson, on 17 October 1940 at Hopkins, Minnesota, also reported as Milaca, Minnesota.
  • Ruth Lorraine Olson died on 28 January 2010 at age 91 Mollet, Ruth L. age 91, passed away January 28, 2010. Preceded in death by parents, husband, Glen; brother Roy; sisters, Doris and Betty. Survived by daughter, Karen (Dean); grandchildren Carma Hall (Scott) and Trent Jaeger (Carrie); great-grandchildren Christopher, Madeleine and Michael Hall; Isabel, Hanna and Lilly Jaeger; brother Bob Olson and sister Irene Thunstrom; nieces, nephews and friends. Services Friday, February 12, 2010 at 11 AM, Washburn-McReavy Edina Chapel, W. 50th St. & Hwy 100. Visitation one hour prior to service. Burial at Fort Snelling National Cemetery.
  • She was buried after 28 January 2010 at Fort Snelling National Cemetery, Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, Plot: 3, 498.
Census DateLocation
17 January 1920Minneapolis Ward 7, Hennepin, MinnesotaRuth Lorraine Olson was listed as a daughter in Edwin G. Olson's household on the 1920 Census at Minneapolis Ward 7, Hennepin, Minnesota.1
25 April 1930Page, Mille Lacs, MinnesotaRuth Lorraine Olson was listed as a daughter in Edwin G. Olson's household on the 1930 Census at Page, Mille Lacs, Minnesota.2

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Minneapolis Ward 7, Hennepin, Minnesota; Roll: T625_835; Page: 16B; Enumeration District: 130; Image: 566.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Page, Mille Lacs, Minnesota; Roll: 1107; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 20; Image: 717.0.

Edna M. Mollet

F
Father*Charles August Mollet b. 21 Nov 1879, d. 29 Mar 1956
Mother*Nellie Cecelia Carlson b. 16 Feb 1885, d. 4 Nov 1971

Ida M. Mollet

F
Father*Charles August Mollet b. 21 Nov 1879, d. 29 Mar 1956
Mother*Nellie Cecelia Carlson b. 16 Feb 1885, d. 4 Nov 1971

Delbert Grant Mollet

M, b. 14 August 1889, d. 5 September 1979
Dell Grant Mollet signature 1942
Father*John J. Mollet b. 26 Apr 1846, d. 1 Mar 1920
Mother*Caroline L. Peter b. 23 Feb 1849, d. 11 May 1919
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationDelbert Grant Mollet was also known as Dell Grant.
  • Delbert Grant Mollet was born on 14 August 1889 at Utica, Yankton, South Dakota.
  • He was the son of John J. Mollet and Caroline L. Peter.
  • Delbert Grant Mollet married Birdie A. McIntire, daughter of Mahlon Alonzo McIntire and Laura Bell Thisell, circa 1910.
  • Delbert Grant Mollet witnessed the baptism of Agnes Charlotte Mollet on 6 May 1917 at First Lutheran Church, Lake Andes, Charles Mix, South Dakota.
  • Delbert Grant Mollet died on 5 September 1979 at Marion, Oregon, at age 90 Delbert B. Mollet, 90, 916 N. Birch St., died Wednesday in a Salem hospital after an extended illiness.
    He was born in Utica, S. D. He came to Oregon in 1948 from Minnesota. He was a retired farmer.
    He is survived by daughters, Agnes Anderson, Salem, and Vivian Johnson, Braham, Minn; brother [son], Wayne, Milaca, Minn., 12 grandchildren and 32 great-grandchildren.
    Services will be at 2 p. m. Monday at Weddie mortuary. Private interment follows at Fox Valley Cemetery, Lyons.1
  • He was buried after 5 September 1979 at Fox Valley Cemetery, Lyons, Linn, Oregon.
Census DateLocation
11 June 1900White Swan, Charles Mix, South DakotaDelbert Grant Mollet was listed as a son in John J. Mollet's household on the 1900 Census at White Swan, Charles Mix, South Dakota.2
19 April 1910Moore, Charles Mix, South DakotaDelbert Grant Mollet was listed as a brother in Ernest Franklin Mollet's household on the 1910 Census at Moore, Charles Mix, South Dakota.3
22 April 1910Geddes, Charles Mix, South DakotaDelbert Grant Mollet was listed as a son in John J. Mollet's household on the 1910 Census at Geddes, Charles Mix, South Dakota.4
1915South DakotaDelbert Grant Mollet appeared on the census of 1915 at South Dakota.
14 January 1920White Swan, Charles Mix, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at White Swan, Charles Mix, South Dakota, Next door to Charles A. Mollet..5
1925South DakotaHe appeared on the census of 1925 at South Dakota.
23 April 1930Milaca, Mille Lacs, MinnesotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Milaca, Mille Lacs, Minnesota.6
1940South Harbor, Mille Lacs, MinnesotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census at South Harbor, Mille Lacs, Minnesota.7
     Delbert Grant Mollet obtained US Social Security Card at Minnesota; last residence Salem, Marion, Oregon. He witnessed the adoption of Oliver Mollet after May 1910. On 26 April 1942 at WWII Registration, South Dakota.
WWII Registration Card for Dell Grant Mollet - SD - 26 Apr 1942
WWII Registration Card for Dell Grant Mollet - SD - 26 Apr 1942 - registrars report

Children of Delbert Grant Mollet and Birdie A. McIntire

Citations

  1. [S272] Oregon Death Index, 1903-98 (published), Certificate: 79-14660.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Sheet 1B. ED83. Dwelling 20.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Stamp 205. ED96. Dwelling 25.
  4. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED 93. Sheet 9A. Stamp 170. Dwelling 146.
  5. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED 53. Sheet 1B. Dwelling 15.
  6. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED48-14. Dwelling 151.
  7. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: South Harbor, Mille Lacs, Minnesota; Roll: T627_1938; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 48-25.

Birdie A. McIntire

F, b. January 1893, d. January 1949
Father*Mahlon Alonzo McIntire b. Jun 1868, d. c 1920
Mother*Laura Bell Thisell b. Apr 1878, d. b 1910
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1910As of circa 1910,her married name was Mollet.
Census DateLocation
11 June 1900Grandview, Douglas, South DakotaBirdie A. McIntire was listed as a daughter in Mahlon Alonzo McIntire's household on the 1900 Census at Grandview, Douglas, South Dakota.1
28 April 1910Moore, Charles Mix, South DakotaBirdie A. McIntire was listed as a daughter in Mahlon Alonzo McIntire's household on the 1910 Census at Moore, Charles Mix, South Dakota.2
1915South DakotaBirdie A. McIntire appeared on the census of 1915 in the household of Delbert Grant Mollet at South Dakota.
14 January 1920White Swan, Charles Mix, South DakotaBirdie A. McIntire was listed as wife in Delbert Grant Mollet's household on the 1920 Census at White Swan, Charles Mix, South Dakota; Next door to Charles A. Mollet.3
1925South DakotaBirdie A. McIntire appeared on the census of 1925 in the household of Delbert Grant Mollet at South Dakota.
23 April 1930Milaca, Mille Lacs, MinnesotaBirdie A. McIntire was listed as wife in Delbert Grant Mollet's household on the 1930 Census at Milaca, Mille Lacs, Minnesota.4
1940South Harbor, Mille Lacs, MinnesotaBirdie A. McIntire was listed as wife in Delbert Grant Mollet's household on the 1940 Census at South Harbor, Mille Lacs, Minnesota.5
     Birdie A. McIntire witnessed the adoption of Oliver Mollet after May 1910.

Children of Birdie A. McIntire and Delbert Grant Mollet

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED139. Dwelling 80.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED96. Dwelling 99.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED 53. Sheet 1B. Dwelling 15.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED48-14. Dwelling 151.
  5. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: South Harbor, Mille Lacs, Minnesota; Roll: T627_1938; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 48-25.

Agnes Charlotte Mollet

F, b. 17 November 1916, d. 4 December 1995
Father*Delbert Grant Mollet b. 14 Aug 1889, d. 5 Sep 1979
Mother*Birdie A. McIntire b. Jan 1893, d. Jan 1949
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore 1934As of before 1934,her married name was Anderson.
Census DateLocation
14 January 1920White Swan, Charles Mix, South DakotaAgnes Charlotte Mollet was listed as a daughter in Delbert Grant Mollet's household on the 1920 Census at White Swan, Charles Mix, South Dakota; Next door to Charles A. Mollet.1
1925South DakotaAgnes Charlotte Mollet appeared on the census of 1925 in the household of Delbert Grant Mollet at South Dakota.
23 April 1930Milaca, Mille Lacs, MinnesotaAgnes Charlotte Mollet was listed as a daughter in Delbert Grant Mollet's household on the 1930 Census at Milaca, Mille Lacs, Minnesota.2
1940Milaca, Mille Lacs, MinnesotaAgnes Charlotte Mollet was listed as wife in Joseph Benjamin Anderson's household on the 1940 Census at Milaca, Mille Lacs, Minnesota.3

Children of Agnes Charlotte Mollet and Joseph Benjamin Anderson

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED 53. Sheet 1B. Dwelling 15.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED48-14. Dwelling 151.
  3. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Milaca, Mille Lacs, Minnesota; Roll: T627_1938; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 48-14A.

Joseph Benjamin Anderson

M, b. 14 December 1897, d. 25 October 1966
Father*Peter Nels Anderson b. Feb 1862, d. 1 Oct 1930
Mother*Anna Stromberg b. Jul 1872, d. 1950
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJoseph Benjamin Anderson was also known as Joe B.
Census DateLocation
1900Whitefield, Kandiyohi, MinnesotaJoseph Benjamin Anderson was listed as a son in Peter Nels Anderson's household on the 1900 Census at Whitefield, Kandiyohi, Minnesota.1
1910Milo, Mille Lacs, MinnesotaJoseph Benjamin Anderson was listed as a son in Peter Nels Anderson's household on the 1910 Census at Milo, Mille Lacs, Minnesota.2
1940Milaca, Mille Lacs, MinnesotaJoseph Benjamin Anderson was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census at Milaca, Mille Lacs, Minnesota.3

Children of Joseph Benjamin Anderson and Agnes Charlotte Mollet

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Whitefield, Kandiyohi, Minnesota; Roll: 772; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 0069; FHL microfilm: 1240772.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Milo, Mille Lacs, Minnesota; Roll: T624_711; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 0106; FHL microfilm: 1374724.
  3. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Milaca, Mille Lacs, Minnesota; Roll: T627_1938; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 48-14A.

Edith Mollet

F
Father*Delbert Grant Mollet b. 14 Aug 1889, d. 5 Sep 1979
Mother*Birdie A. McIntire b. Jan 1893, d. Jan 1949

Vivian Lucille Mollet

F, b. 26 June 1921, d. 25 August 1998
Father*Delbert Grant Mollet b. 14 Aug 1889, d. 5 Sep 1979
Mother*Birdie A. McIntire b. Jan 1893, d. Jan 1949
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Swanson.
  • Vivian Lucille Mollet married Alfred Waldemar Swanson at Cambridge, Minnesota.
  • Vivian Lucille Mollet was born on 26 June 1921 at Lake Andes, South Dakota.
  • She was the daughter of Delbert Grant Mollet and Birdie A. McIntire.
  • Vivian Lucille Mollet died on 25 August 1998 at Braham, Isanti, Minnesota, at age 77.
Census DateLocation
23 April 1930Milaca, Mille Lacs, MinnesotaVivian Lucille Mollet was listed as a daughter in Delbert Grant Mollet's household on the 1930 Census at Milaca, Mille Lacs, Minnesota.1
1940South Harbor, Mille Lacs, MinnesotaVivian Lucille Mollet was listed as a daughter in Delbert Grant Mollet's household on the 1940 Census at South Harbor, Mille Lacs, Minnesota.2

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED48-14. Dwelling 151.
  2. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: South Harbor, Mille Lacs, Minnesota; Roll: T627_1938; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 48-25.

Alfred Waldemar Swanson

M, b. 12 May 1916, d. 14 February 2001

Citations

  1. [S329] Minnesota Death Index, 1908-2002 (published), State File Number: 2001-MN-508192.

Wayne Delbert Mollet

M, b. 4 February 1924, d. 10 December 2006
Father*Delbert Grant Mollet b. 14 Aug 1889, d. 5 Sep 1979
Mother*Birdie A. McIntire b. Jan 1893, d. Jan 1949
  • Wayne Delbert Mollet was born on 4 February 1924 at South Dakota.
  • He was the son of Delbert Grant Mollet and Birdie A. McIntire.
  • Wayne Delbert Mollet married Doris Mildred Heim, daughter of John Heim and Anna J. Kleppe, on 8 August 1948 at Milica, Minnesota.
  • Wayne Delbert Mollet died on 10 December 2006 at age 82 Wayne D. Mollet, 82, of Bock died Sunday, Dec. 10, 2006 at Fairview Northland Regional Hospital in Princeton. Funeral services will be held Friday, Dec. 15 at 11 a.m. at the Emanuel Lutheran Church in Bock, with the Rev. Julie Smith officiating. Burial will be in the Borgholm Cemetery in Bock. Visitation will be today (Thursday) from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Peterson-Johnson Funeral Home in Milaca. Pallbearers will be grandsons; Tim, Rod Jr., Del, David and Kirk Mollet and Matt Cagle. Honorary pallbearers will be granddaughters; DeAnna, Kristine and Kendra Mollet, Sheila and Tammy Dohanick, Shannah Mollet-Kreller, Stephanie Mattila and Jenny Olson. Military honors will be provided by Hansen-Hayes American Legion Post 178 and Siemers-Hakes VFW Post 10794. Wayne was born Feb. 4, 1924 in Lake Andes, S.D. to Delbert and Birdie (McIntire) Mollet. When Wayne was three years old, they moved to the Milaca area where Wayne attended local country schools. Wayne married Doris Heim on Aug. 8, 1948 in Ogilvie. The couple farmed north of Bock where they raised five children. Wayne worked for Orin Thompson Homes for 30 years as a cement finisher. In later years, he drove van for the Milaca DAC. He loved to pitch horseshoes, shoot pool, and fish. He was envied for his vegetable and flower gardens. He enjoyed traveling and sightseeing with his family. Wayne was an avid Twins fan and enjoyed watching his children and grandchildren play softball over the years. Wayne was a member of the Emanuel Lutheran Church in Bock where he served on the church council. He also served on the Borgholm Township Board.
Census DateLocation
1925South DakotaWayne Delbert Mollet appeared on the census of 1925 in the household of Delbert Grant Mollet at South Dakota.
23 April 1930Milaca, Mille Lacs, MinnesotaWayne Delbert Mollet was listed as a son in Delbert Grant Mollet's household on the 1930 Census at Milaca, Mille Lacs, Minnesota.1
1940South Harbor, Mille Lacs, MinnesotaWayne Delbert Mollet was listed as a son in Delbert Grant Mollet's household on the 1940 Census at South Harbor, Mille Lacs, Minnesota.2

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED48-14. Dwelling 151.
  2. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: South Harbor, Mille Lacs, Minnesota; Roll: T627_1938; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 48-25.

Doris Mildred Heim

F, b. 31 December 1926, d. 7 March 2012
Father*John Heim
Mother*Anna J. Kleppe b. c 1898
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name8 August 1948As of 8 August 1948,her married name was Mollet.
  • Doris Mildred Heim was born on 31 December 1926 at North Dakota.
  • She was the daughter of John Heim and Anna J. Kleppe.
  • Doris Mildred Heim married Wayne Delbert Mollet, son of Delbert Grant Mollet and Birdie A. McIntire, on 8 August 1948 at Milica, Minnesota.
  • Doris Mildred Heim died on 7 March 2012 at age 85 Funeral services for Doris M. Mollet, age 85, of Milaca, will be held Saturday, March 10, 2012 at 11 AM at Emanuel Lutheran Church in Bock with Rev. Beverly Robinson officiating. Interment will follow at Borgholm Cemetery near Bock. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 PM Friday at Peterson-Johnson Funeral Home in Milaca and 1 hour prior to the service at the church on Saturday. Music will be provided by Cheryl Bailey and Austin Karas. Casketbearers will be her grandsons, Tim Mollet, Rod Mollet, Jr., Del Mollet, Matt Cagle, Dave Mollet and Kirk Mollet. Honorary casketbearers will be her granddaughters, Shannah Mollet-Kreller, Sheila Dohanick, Stephanie Mattila, Deanna Fradette, Tammy Quinn, Kristine Mollet, Jenny Olson and Kendra Mollet. Arr. Peterson-Johnson Funeral Home of Milaca. Doris Mildred Mollet was born December 31, 1926 in Lignite, ND to John and Anna (Kleppe) Heim. As a young girl, she moved with her family to Ogilvie, MN. She was united in marriage to Wayne Mollet on August 8, 1948 in Ogilvie, MN. The couple farmed north of Bock where they raised their five children. Doris was a homemaker and farm wife. She enjoyed caring for her children and grandchildren. Doris took great pride in her cooking, her flower gardens and canning. She also loved music. Doris was a member of the Emanuel Lutheran Church in Bock where she was active in church circles and sang in the church choir. She was also a member of the VFW Ladies Auxiliary. Wayne and Doris sold the farm in 2006 and moved to Country Meadows Assisted Living in Milaca. She died on Wednesday, March 7, 2012 at the Milaca Elim Home. She is survived by children, Lola Rae (Wally) Dohanick of Milaca, Darrell (Pauline) Mollet of Milaca, Rodney (Carol) Mollet of Dassel, LuAnn (Robert) Olson of Ramsey, and Myron (Carol) Mollet of Milaca; 14 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; sister, Cleone Fokken of Milaca; brothers, Gordon (Helen) Heim of Mora and Lyle (Julie) Heim of Little Rock, AK; sister-in-law, Pietje Heim of Rochester, MN; also by many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Wayne in 2006; sister, Marian Strathe and brothers, Julian Heim and Roy Heim.

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. 17 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 17 January 1953 at Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa, at age 84 Mrs. Elizabeth Walstrom, a pioneer settler of Hook's Point and a resident of Stratford for many years, passed away in the home of her daughter, Mrs. M.B. Geesey, at Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Jan. 17, 1953, at 10:55 p.m., at the age of 84 years, 2 months and 13 days. She had been in failing health for some time and submitted to three major operations within the last two years. Regardless of her own misery, she always found time to do for others, and thoughts of others were foremost in her mind.

    Mrs. Walstrom was born at Highland, Ill., and when a small child traveled by covered wagon with her parents, Joseph and Mary Mollet, to South Dakota, where the family homesteaded. In 1887 she was united in marriage to David Wesley Hook, who preceded her in death as did two daughters, Mrs. A. J. Towlerton (Laura) and Mrs. George W. Sellers (Bertha), and four grandchildren. She was united in marriage to Jones Walstrom who also preceded her in death June 14, 1942 and three step-children, George and John Walstrom and Mrs. Anna Stephens.

    She leaves to mourn her passing; a son, Roy, of Stratford; Mrs. Isabell Geesey of Cedar Rapids; five grandchildren; Julius Hook of Stratford, Marvin and Donald Hook of Denver, Colo., Jane Warden of Cedar Rapids, Lois Frees of Minneapolis, four step-grandchildren, three great grandchildren, besides a host of friends and neighbors.

    Mrs. Walstrom was especially interested in church and Auxilary work and in the local Royal Neighbor Lodge.

    Funeral services were held from Calvary Methodist church in Stratford Jan. 20, 1953, at 2 p.m., following a brief prayer service in the home, with Rev. Otto S. Steele, Jr., officiating. Three vocal selections were sung by Mrs. Otto Steele; "The Old Rugged Cross", "Abide With Me", and "Let Not Your Heart Be Troubled." She was accompanied by Mrs. Ronald Bell at the organ.

    Flowers were in charge of Mrs. Clarence Johnson, Mrs. Weldon Swedlund and Mrs. Lloyd Ulrick.

    A Legion Auxiliary service was conducted by Mrs. Ruby Hubner and Mrs. Carl Sackrison. Interment was in Oakwood cemetery.

    Pallbearers were: M.C.Carlson, I. L. Chally, R. J. Gustafson, Carl Johnson, Julius Johnson and Basil Williams.
    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. 17 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. 17 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. 17 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. 17 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 witnessed the death of Elizabeth Mollet on 17 January 1953 at Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa; Mrs. Elizabeth Walstrom, a pioneer settler of Hook's Point and a resident of Stratford for many years, passed away in the home of her daughter, Mrs. M.B. Geesey, at Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Jan. 17, 1953, at 10:55 p.m., at the age of 84 years, 2 months and 13 days. She had been in failing health for some time and submitted to three major operations within the last two years. Regardless of her own misery, she always found time to do for others, and thoughts of others were foremost in her mind.

    Mrs. Walstrom was born at Highland, Ill., and when a small child traveled by covered wagon with her parents, Joseph and Mary Mollet, to South Dakota, where the family homesteaded. In 1887 she was united in marriage to David Wesley Hook, who preceded her in death as did two daughters, Mrs. A. J. Towlerton (Laura) and Mrs. George W. Sellers (Bertha), and four grandchildren. She was united in marriage to Jones Walstrom who also preceded her in death June 14, 1942 and three step-children, George and John Walstrom and Mrs. Anna Stephens.

    She leaves to mourn her passing; a son, Roy, of Stratford; Mrs. Isabell Geesey of Cedar Rapids; five grandchildren; Julius Hook of Stratford, Marvin and Donald Hook of Denver, Colo., Jane Warden of Cedar Rapids, Lois Frees of Minneapolis, four step-grandchildren, three great grandchildren, besides a host of friends and neighbors.

    Mrs. Walstrom was especially interested in church and Auxilary work and in the local Royal Neighbor Lodge.

    Funeral services were held from Calvary Methodist church in Stratford Jan. 20, 1953, at 2 p.m., following a brief prayer service in the home, with Rev. Otto S. Steele, Jr., officiating. Three vocal selections were sung by Mrs. Otto Steele; "The Old Rugged Cross", "Abide With Me", and "Let Not Your Heart Be Troubled." She was accompanied by Mrs. Ronald Bell at the organ.

    Flowers were in charge of Mrs. Clarence Johnson, Mrs. Weldon Swedlund and Mrs. Lloyd Ulrick.

    A Legion Auxiliary service was conducted by Mrs. Ruby Hubner and Mrs. Carl Sackrison. Interment was in Oakwood cemetery.

    Pallbearers were: M.C.Carlson, I. L. Chally, R. J. Gustafson, Carl Johnson, Julius Johnson and Basil Williams.
  • 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 M. B.
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.