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.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth7 August 1889Laura Alice Hook was born on 7 August 1889 at Hamilton, Iowa.
She was the daughter of David Westly Hook and Elizabeth Mollet.
Marriage25 November 1908Laura Alice Hook married Albert John Towlerton on 25 November 1908 at Webers City, Hamilton, Iowa.
Death29 July 1918Laura 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
Life EventDateDescription
Birth18 October 1885Albert John Towlerton was born on 18 October 1885.
Marriage25 November 1908He married Laura Alice Hook, daughter of David Westly Hook and Elizabeth Mollet, on 25 November 1908 at Webers City, Hamilton, Iowa.
Death10 November 1935Albert 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.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth11 August 1890Leroy Albert Hook was born on 11 August 1890 at Hamilton, Iowa.
He was the son of David Westly Hook and Elizabeth Mollet.
Marriage25 June 1918Leroy Albert Hook married Lenora C. Johnson on 25 June 1918 at Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota.
Death8 May 1957Leroy Albert Hook died on 8 May 1957 at Iowa at age 66.
Census DateLocationDescription
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.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth28 January 1892Lenora C. Johnson was born on 28 January 1892.
Marriage25 June 1918She married Leroy Albert Hook, son of David Westly Hook and Elizabeth Mollet, on 25 June 1918 at Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota.
Death1975Lenora C. Johnson died in 1975.
Census DateLocationDescription
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.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth26 September 1896Armilda Isabell Hook was born on 26 September 1896 at Stratford, Hamilton, Iowa.
She was the daughter of David Westly Hook and Elizabeth Mollet.
Marriage31 May 1915Armilda Isabell Hook married Michael Banks Geesey on 31 May 1915 at Ames, Iowa.
Death1 December 1973Armilda Isabell Hook died on 1 December 1973 at Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa, at age 77.
Census DateLocationDescription
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
  • 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.

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.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth25 April 1896Michael Banks Geesey was born on 25 April 1896 at LeClaire, Scott, Iowa.
Marriage31 May 1915He married Armilda Isabell Hook, daughter of David Westly Hook and Elizabeth Mollet, on 31 May 1915 at Ames, Iowa.
Death9 September 1966Michael Banks Geesey died on 9 September 1966 at Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa, at age 70.
Census DateLocationDescription
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 Jones.
Name VariationJonas H. Walstrom was also known as John H.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth23 February 1859Jonas H. Walstrom was born on 23 February 1859 at Sweden also reported as Feb 1860.
He was the son of John E. Walstrom and Hilena Lundgren.
Marriage8 June 1884Jonas H. Walstrom married Luella Enberg, daughter of George Enberg and Elizabeth Peterson, on 8 June 1884 at Hamilton, Iowa.
Marriage4 April 1923Jonas H. Walstrom married Elizabeth Mollet, daughter of Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Sr. and Mary Peter, on 4 April 1923 at Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
Death14 June 1942Jonas H. Walstrom died on 14 June 1942 at Stratford, Hamilton, Iowa, at age 83.
Census DateLocationDescription
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

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
Life EventDateDescription
BirthJanuary 1887George E. Walstrom was born in January 1887 at Iowa.
He was the son of Jonas H. Walstrom and Luella Enberg.

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
Life EventDateDescription
BirthDecember 1885John B. Walstrom was born in December 1885 at Iowa.
He was the son of Jonas H. Walstrom and Luella Enberg.

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.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth6 July 1891Anna E. Walstrom was born on 6 July 1891 at Iowa.
She was the daughter of Jonas H. Walstrom and Luella Enberg.
Death4 August 1950Anna 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
Life EventDateDescription
Birth5 September 1870August Henry Mollet was born on 5 September 1870.
He was the son of Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Sr. and Mary Peter.
Death21 March 1871August Henry Mollet died on 21 March 1871.

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
Life EventDateDescription
Birth8 April 1872Katie Wilhamena Mollet was born on 8 April 1872.
She was the daughter of Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Sr. and Mary Peter.
Death16 July 1873Katie Wilhamena Mollet died on 16 July 1873 at age 1.

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 Name13 June 1899As of 13 June 1899,her married name was Bruce.
Married Name6 September 1915As of 6 September 1915,her married name was Grothe.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth25 June 1874Mary Jane Mollet was born on 25 June 1874 at Chicago, Cook, Illinois.
She was the daughter of Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Sr. and Mary Peter.
Marriage13 June 1899Mary Jane Mollet married George Thaddeus Bruce on 13 June 1899 at Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa.
Marriage6 September 1915Mary Jane Mollet married Charles Christian Grothe, son of Christian Grothe and Louise Roumiller, on 6 September 1915 at Linn, Iowa.
Death20 October 1931Mary 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
Burialafter 20 October 1931She was buried after 20 October 1931 at Cedar Memorial Cemetery, Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa.
Census DateLocationDescription
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.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth6 September 1878Charles Christian Grothe was born on 6 September 1878 at Burlington, Des Moines, Iowa.
He was the son of Christian Grothe and Louise Roumiller.
Marriage6 September 1915Charles Christian Grothe married Mary Jane Mollet, daughter of Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Sr. and Mary Peter, on 6 September 1915 at Linn, Iowa.
Death8 January 1955Charles Christian Grothe died on 8 January 1955 at Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa, at age 76.
Census DateLocationDescription
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
Life EventDateDescription
Birth29 January 1866George Thaddeus Bruce was born on 29 January 1866 at La Crosse, Wisconsin, also reported as Jan 1865; also reported as 29 FEB 1868.
Marriage13 June 1899He married Mary Jane Mollet, daughter of Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Sr. and Mary Peter, on 13 June 1899 at Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa.
Death16 April 1913George Thaddeus Bruce died on 16 April 1913 at Onalaska, La Crosse, Wisconsin, at age 47.
Census DateLocationDescription
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.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth24 May 1897Leonard Nelson Bruce was born on 24 May 1897 at Iowa also reported as May 1896.
He was the son of George Thaddeus Bruce and Mary Jane Mollet.
Marriagecirca 1916Leonard Nelson Bruce married Ida Luilla Klopp, daughter of Stephen Klopp and Mary Stockberger, circa 1916.
Death29 August 1961Leonard Nelson Bruce died on 29 August 1961 at Cedar Rapids, Linn, Iowa, at age 64.
Census DateLocationDescription
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.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth16 January 1894Ida Luilla Klopp was born on 16 January 1894 at Iowa.
She was the daughter of Stephen Klopp and Mary Stockberger.
Marriagecirca 1916Ida Luilla Klopp married Leonard Nelson Bruce, son of George Thaddeus Bruce and Mary Jane Mollet, circa 1916.
Census DateLocationDescription
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.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth8 January 1877Joseph 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.
Marriagecirca 1898Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Jr. married Lula Rebecca J. Evans, daughter of John David Evans and Lucy Jane Daffer, circa 1898.
Death26 November 1926Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Jr. died on 26 November 1926 at Yankton, Yankton County, South Dakota, at age 49.
Burialafter 26 November 1926He was buried after 26 November 1926 at Yankton City Cemetery, Yankton, Yankton, South Dakota.
Census DateLocationDescription
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.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth9 December 1874Lula Rebecca J. Evans was born on 9 December 1874 at Poweshiek, Iowa.
She was the daughter of John David Evans and Lucy Jane Daffer.
Marriagecirca 1898Lula Rebecca J. Evans married Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Jr., son of Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Sr. and Mary Peter, circa 1898.
Death22 September 1937Lula Rebecca J. Evans died on 22 September 1937 at Yankton, South Dakota, at age 62.
Burialafter 22 September 1937She was buried after 22 September 1937 at Yankton City Cemetery, Yankton, Yankton, South Dakota.
Census DateLocationDescription
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
Life EventDateDescription
Birth19 May 1899Wade Harold Mollet was born on 19 May 1899 at Yankton, Yankton County, South Dakota.1
He was the son of Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Jr. and Lula Rebecca J. Evans.
Death12 December 1962Wade Harold Mollet died on 12 December 1962 at Chicago, Cook, Illinois, at age 63.
Census DateLocationDescription
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.

Fay Glendline Mollet

F, b. 25 May 1903, d. 25 December 1994
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
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name18 January 1923As of 18 January 1923,her married name was Bailey.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth25 May 1903Fay Glendline Mollet was born on 25 May 1903 at Yankton, Yankton County, South Dakota.
She was the daughter of Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Jr. and Lula Rebecca J. Evans.
Marriage18 January 1923Fay Glendline Mollet married Andrew Joseph Bailey on 18 January 1923 at Yankton, Yankton County, South Dakota, County of Residence: Yankton.1
Death25 December 1994Fay Glendline Mollet died on 25 December 1994 at age 91.
Census DateLocationDescription
1905South DakotaFay Glendline Mollet appeared on the census of 1905 in the household of Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Jr. at South Dakota.
26 April 1910Yankton, Yankton, South DakotaFay Glendline Mollet was listed as a daughter in Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Jr.'s household on the 1910 Census at Yankton, Yankton, South Dakota.2
7 January 1920Yankton, Yankton, South DakotaFay Glendline Mollet was listed as a daughter in Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Jr.'s household on the 1920 Census at Yankton, Yankton, South Dakota; Living at 1008 North Linn St.3
8 April 1930Yankton, Yankton, South DakotaFay Glendline Mollet was listed as wife in Andrew Joseph Bailey's household on the 1930 Census at Yankton, Yankton, South Dakota.4
  • Fay Glendline Mollet obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; last residence Yankton, Yankton, South Dakota.

Citations

  1. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED440. Living on 12th street. Dwelling 242.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED267. Dwelling 103.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED68-21. Dwelling 136.

Andrew Joseph Bailey

M, b. 3 October 1893
Life EventDateDescription
Birth3 October 1893Andrew Joseph Bailey was born on 3 October 1893 at Iowa.
Marriage18 January 1923He married Fay Glendline Mollet, daughter of Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Jr. and Lula Rebecca J. Evans, on 18 January 1923 at Yankton, Yankton County, South Dakota, County of Residence: Yankton.1
Census DateLocationDescription
8 April 1930Yankton, Yankton, South DakotaAndrew Joseph Bailey was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Yankton, Yankton, South Dakota.2

Citations

  1. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED68-21. Dwelling 136.

Dorothy Vivian Mollet

F, b. 15 August 1905
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
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Suydam.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth15 August 1905Dorothy Vivian Mollet was born on 15 August 1905 at South Dakota.
She was the daughter of Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Jr. and Lula Rebecca J. Evans.
Census DateLocationDescription
26 April 1910Yankton, Yankton, South DakotaDorothy Vivian Mollet was listed as a daughter in Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Jr.'s household on the 1910 Census at Yankton, Yankton, South Dakota.1
7 January 1920Yankton, Yankton, South DakotaDorothy Vivian Mollet was listed as a daughter in Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Jr.'s household on the 1920 Census at Yankton, Yankton, South Dakota; Living at 1008 North Linn St.2
  • Dorothy Vivian Mollet had zero children.

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED440. Living on 12th street. Dwelling 242.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED267. Dwelling 103.

Paul Alexander Mollet

M, b. 16 December 1908, d. 21 January 1973
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
Life EventDateDescription
Birth16 December 1908Paul Alexander Mollet was born on 16 December 1908 at South Dakota.
He was the son of Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Jr. and Lula Rebecca J. Evans.
Marriageafter 1935Paul Alexander Mollet married Wilma Anna Kiefer, daughter of (?) Gribble, after 1935 at Seal Beach, California.
Death21 January 1973Paul Alexander Mollet died on 21 January 1973 at Los Angeles, California, at age 64.1
Census DateLocationDescription
26 April 1910Yankton, Yankton, South DakotaPaul Alexander Mollet was listed as a son in Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Jr.'s household on the 1910 Census at Yankton, Yankton, South Dakota.2
7 January 1920Yankton, Yankton, South DakotaPaul Alexander 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.3
8 April 1930Yankton, Yankton, South DakotaPaul Alexander Mollet was listed as a son in Lula Rebecca J. Evans's household on the 1930 Census at Yankton, Yankton, South Dakota.4
1935Yankton ward 3, Yankton, South DakotaPaul Alexander Mollet appeared on the census of 1935 at Yankton ward 3, Yankton, South Dakota.
  • Paul Alexander Mollet obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota.

Citations

  1. [S204] California Death Records (published).
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED440. Living on 12th street. Dwelling 242.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED267. Dwelling 103.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED68-21. Dwelling 137.

Wilma Anna Kiefer

F, b. 21 April 1916, d. 24 February 1986
Mother*(?) Gribble
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Mollet.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth21 April 1916Wilma Anna Kiefer was born on 21 April 1916 at South Dakota.
She was the daughter of (?) Gribble.
Marriageafter 1935Wilma Anna Kiefer married Paul Alexander Mollet, son of Joseph Gotthardt Mollet Jr. and Lula Rebecca J. Evans, after 1935 at Seal Beach, California.
Death24 February 1986Wilma Anna Kiefer died on 24 February 1986 at Orange, California, at age 69.1
  • Wilma Anna Kiefer obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; Last residence Seal Beach, Orange, California.

Citations

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

Anna Marie Mollet

F, b. 6 August 1840, d. 20 May 1872
Father*Benedict Mollet b. 6 May 1813, d. 1878
Mother*Elizabeth Muehlinman b. 20 Feb 1815, d. 13 Jan 1869
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAnna Marie Mollet was also known as Mary.
Name VariationAnna Marie Mollet was also known as Ann Elizabeth.
Married Name24 March 1865As of 24 March 1865,her married name was Martin.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth6 August 1840Anna Marie Mollet was born on 6 August 1840 at Solothurn, Switzerland, also reported as 30 Aug 1840.
She was the daughter of Benedict Mollet and Elizabeth Muehlinman.
Marriage24 March 1865Anna Marie Mollet married Christian Martin Sr., son of John Marti and Anna (?), on 24 March 1865.
Death20 May 1872Anna Marie Mollet died on 20 May 1872 at Plum City, Pierce, Wisconsin, at age 31 also reported as 1874.
Burialafter 20 May 1872She was buried after 20 May 1872 at Free Home Cemetery, Plum City, Pierce, Wisconsin.
Anna Marie Mollet Martin
Census DateLocationDescription
3 July 1855Township 3 Range 5, Madison, IllinoisAnna Marie Mollet 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.
1 August 1870Maiden Rock, Pierce, WisconsinAnna Marie Mollet was listed in Christian Martin Sr.'s household on the 1870 Census at Maiden Rock, Pierce, Wisconsin.1
  • Anna Marie Mollet 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.

Children of Anna Marie Mollet and Christian Martin Sr.

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 1. Stamp 317. Dwelling 4.

Christian Martin Sr.1

M, b. November 1839, d. 12 February 1929
Father*John Marti b. c 1817
Mother*Anna (?) b. c 1815
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationChristian Martin Sr. was also known as Christ.
Name VariationChristian Martin Sr. was also known as Chris.
Name VariationChristian Martin Sr. was also known as Marti.
Life EventDateDescription
BirthNovember 1839Christian Martin Sr. was born in November 1839 at Switzerland also reported as 1840.
He was the son of John Marti and Anna (?).
Marriage24 March 1865Christian Martin Sr. married Anna Marie Mollet, daughter of Benedict Mollet and Elizabeth Muehlinman, on 24 March 1865.
Marriage4 October 1876Christian Martin Sr. married Elizabeth (?) on 4 October 1876 at Pierce, Wisconsin.
Death12 February 1929Christian Martin Sr. died on 12 February 1929 at age 89.
Burialafter 12 February 1929He was buried after 12 February 1929 at Free Home Cemetery, Plum City, Pierce, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocationDescription
10 August 1860Bond, IllinoisChristian Martin Sr. was listed in John Marti's household on the 1860 Census at Bond, Illinois.2
1 August 1870Maiden Rock, Pierce, WisconsinChristian Martin Sr. was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at Maiden Rock, Pierce, Wisconsin.3
1880Maiden Rock, Pierce, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Maiden Rock, Pierce, Wisconsin, also included brother-in-law Chris Omuchako, age 26, born in Switzerland.4
5 June 1900Maiden Rock, Pierce, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Maiden Rock, Pierce, Wisconsin.5
2 May 1910Maiden Rock, Pierce, WisconsinHe was listed as father in Christian Andre Martin Jr.'s household on the 1910 Census at Maiden Rock, Pierce, Wisconsin.6
3 January 1920Maiden Rock, Pierce, WisconsinChristian Martin Sr. was listed as father in Christian Andre Martin Jr.'s household on the 1920 Census at Maiden Rock, Pierce, Wisconsin.7
  • Christian Martin Sr. immigrated in 1850 also reported as 1852.

Children of Christian Martin Sr. and Anna Marie Mollet

Citations

  1. Also reported as Martian.
  2. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 1692.
  3. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 1. Stamp 317. Dwelling 4.
  4. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1442 Page Number 253D.
  5. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED108. Dwelling 37.
  6. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED141. Sheet 7B. Dwelling 107.
  7. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED162. Dwelling 16.

Benedict Mollet Jr.

M, b. 14 August 1842, d. before 1930
Father*Benedict Mollet b. 6 May 1813, d. 1878
Mother*Elizabeth Muehlinman b. 20 Feb 1815, d. 13 Jan 1869
Life EventDateDescription
Birth14 August 1842Benedict Mollet Jr. was born on 14 August 1842 at Switzerland.
He was the son of Benedict Mollet and Elizabeth Muehlinman.
Marriage7 September 1866Benedict Mollet Jr. married Genofeva Boehtler on 7 September 1866.
Deathbefore 1930Benedict Mollet Jr. died before 1930.
Census DateLocationDescription
3 July 1855Township 3 Range 5, Madison, IllinoisBenedict Mollet Jr. 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.
7 July 1860T:3N R:5W, Madison, IllinoisBenedict Mollet Jr. was listed as a laborer in the Michael Strife family on the 1860 Census at T:3N R:5W, Madison, Illinois.1
20 June 1870Douglas, Effingham, IllinoisHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at Douglas, Effingham, Illinois.2
  • Benedict Mollet Jr. 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.
  • In 1865 at Database of Illinois Veterans, Illinois, Name:     Benedict Mollett
    Rank:     Private
    Unit:     149th Illinois Infantry
    Height:     5' 8
    Hair:     BROWN
    Eyes:     GRAY
    Complexion:     FAIR
    Occupation:     Farmer
    Birth Date:     Abt 1843
    Birth Place:     Switzerland
    War:     Civil War
    War Years:     1861-1865
    Service Entry Age:     22
    Service Entry Date:     7 Mar 1865
    Service Entry Place:     Alton, IL
    Joined By Whom:     W H COLLLINS
    Period:     1 YR
    Muster In Date:     7 Mar 1865
    Muster In Place:     Alton, IL.

Child of Benedict Mollet Jr. and Genofeva Boehtler

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 127. Dwelling 924.
  2. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 80. Dwelling 530.

Genofeva Boehtler

F, b. circa 1838
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationGenofeva Boehtler was also known as Eva.
Married Name7 September 1866As of 7 September 1866,her married name was Mollet.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1838Genofeva Boehtler was born circa 1838 at Baden, Germany.
Marriage7 September 1866She married Benedict Mollet Jr., son of Benedict Mollet and Elizabeth Muehlinman, on 7 September 1866.
Census DateLocationDescription
20 June 1870Douglas, Effingham, IllinoisGenofeva Boehtler was listed in Benedict Mollet Jr.'s household on the 1870 Census at Douglas, Effingham, Illinois.1

Child of Genofeva Boehtler and Benedict Mollet Jr.

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 80. Dwelling 530.

Nicholas Mollet

M, b. 23 January 1844, d. 24 March 1868
Father*Benedict Mollet b. 6 May 1813, d. 1878
Mother*Elizabeth Muehlinman b. 20 Feb 1815, d. 13 Jan 1869
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationNicholas Mollet was also known as Niklaus.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth23 January 1844Nicholas Mollet was born on 23 January 1844 at Switzerland.
He was the son of Benedict Mollet and Elizabeth Muehlinman.
Death24 March 1868Nicholas Mollet died on 24 March 1868 at Greenville, Bond, Illinois, at age 24.
Burialafter 24 March 1868He was buried after 24 March 1868 at Smith Brove Cemetery, 1 1/2 miles SW of Greenville, Bond, Illinois.
Census DateLocationDescription
3 July 1855Township 3 Range 5, Madison, IllinoisNicholas Mollet 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.
7 July 1860Township 3N Range 5W, Madison, IllinoisNicholas Mollet was listed as a laborer for the Nicholas Gillian family on the 1860 Census at Township 3N Range 5W, Madison, Illinois.1
  • Nicholas Mollet 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.

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 126. Dwelling 923.