Bernice Ilene Martens

F, b. 21 December 1918, d. 21 February 1990
Father*William Anton Martens b. 22 Nov 1891, d. 19 Mar 1991
Mother*Mollie Margaret Mader b. Jan 1897, d. 6 Mar 1935
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name11 October 1941As of 11 October 1941,her married name was Plumeau.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth21 December 1918Bernice Ilene Martens was born on 21 December 1918 at South Dakota.
She was the daughter of William Anton Martens and Mollie Margaret Mader.
Marriage11 October 1941Bernice Ilene Martens married Earl Chapin Plumeau, son of Henry Haig Plumeau and Genevieve Bennett, on 11 October 1941.
Death21 February 1990Bernice Ilene Martens died on 21 February 1990 at Oregon at age 71.
Census DateLocationDescription
5 January 1920Platte, Charles Mix, South DakotaBernice Ilene Martens was listed as a daughter in William Anton Martens's household on the 1920 Census at Platte, Charles Mix, South Dakota.1
26 April 1930Platte, Charles Mix, South DakotaBernice Ilene Martens was listed as a daughter in William Anton Martens's household on the 1930 Census at Platte, Charles Mix, South Dakota.2

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED37. Dwelling 12.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED23. Dwelling 19.

Calvin Dean Martens

M, b. 1 September 1924, d. 23 July 1981
Father*William Anton Martens b. 22 Nov 1891, d. 19 Mar 1991
Mother*Mollie Margaret Mader b. Jan 1897, d. 6 Mar 1935
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1 September 1924Calvin Dean Martens was born on 1 September 1924 at South Dakota.
He was the son of William Anton Martens and Mollie Margaret Mader.
Death23 July 1981Calvin Dean Martens died on 23 July 1981 at Yamhill, Oregon, at age 56.1
Census DateLocationDescription
26 April 1930Platte, Charles Mix, South DakotaCalvin Dean Martens was listed as a son in William Anton Martens's household on the 1930 Census at Platte, Charles Mix, South Dakota.2
  • Calvin Dean Martens obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; last residence McMinnville, Yamhill, Oregon.

Citations

  1. [S272] Oregon Death Index, 1903-98 (published), Certificate 81-12839.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED23. Dwelling 19.

Fredericka M. Schlorf

F, b. 6 March 1864, d. after 1925
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationFredericka M. Schlorf was also known as Frederike.
Name VariationFredericka M. Schlorf was also known as Friederike.
Name VariationFredericka M. Schlorf was also known as F. M.
Name VariationFredericka M. Schlorf was also known as Fredrike M.
Married Name26 December 1881As of 26 December 1881,her married name was Martens.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth6 March 1864Fredericka M. Schlorf was born on 6 March 1864 at Franzberg, Germany.
Marriage26 December 1881She married Harm H. Martens on 26 December 1881 at Whiteside, Illinois.1
Deathafter 1925Fredericka M. Schlorf died after 1925.
Census DateLocationDescription
25 June 1900Big Grove, Benton, IowaFredericka M. Schlorf was listed as wife in Harm H. Martens's household on the 1900 Census at Big Grove, Benton, Iowa.2
26 April 1910Platte, Charles Mix, South DakotaFredericka M. Schlorf was listed as wife in Harm H. Martens's household on the 1910 Census at Platte, Charles Mix, South Dakota.3
5 January 1920Platte, Charles Mix, South DakotaFredericka M. Schlorf was listed as mother in William Anton Martens's household on the 1920 Census at Platte, Charles Mix, South Dakota.4
  • Fredericka M. Schlorf immigrated in 1879 also reported as 1880.
  • She had 8 with 8 living in 1900 children.
  • She had 9 with 9 living in 1910 children.

Children of Fredericka M. Schlorf and Harm H. Martens

Citations

  1. [S186] Illinois, Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, license 00005694.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED4. Dwelling 234.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED87. Dwelling 15.
  4. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED37. Dwelling 12.

Harm H. Martens

M, b. October 1846, d. 28 March 1911
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationHarm H. Martens was also known as Martins.
Life EventDateDescription
BirthOctober 1846Harm H. Martens was born in October 1846 at Germany also reported as Apr. 3, 1859.
Marriage26 December 1881He married Fredericka M. Schlorf on 26 December 1881 at Whiteside, Illinois.1
Death28 March 1911Harm H. Martens died on 28 March 1911 at Charles Mix, South Dakota, at age 64.2
Census DateLocationDescription
25 June 1900Big Grove, Benton, IowaHarm H. Martens was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Big Grove, Benton, Iowa.3
26 April 1910Platte, Charles Mix, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Platte, Charles Mix, South Dakota.4
  • Harm H. Martens immigrated in 1876 also reported as 1870.

Children of Harm H. Martens and Fredericka M. Schlorf

Citations

  1. [S186] Illinois, Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, license 00005694.
  2. [S362] South Dakota, South Dakota Death Index, 1905-1955, Certificate Number: 25414.
  3. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED4. Dwelling 234.
  4. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED87. Dwelling 15.

John H. Martens

M, b. May 1883
Father*Harm H. Martens b. Oct 1846, d. 28 Mar 1911
Mother*Fredericka M. Schlorf b. 6 Mar 1864, d. a 1925
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJohn H. Martens was also known as John J.
Life EventDateDescription
BirthMay 1883John H. Martens was born in May 1883 at Illinois.
He was the son of Harm H. Martens and Fredericka M. Schlorf.
Census DateLocationDescription
25 June 1900Big Grove, Benton, IowaJohn H. Martens was listed as a son in Harm H. Martens's household on the 1900 Census at Big Grove, Benton, Iowa.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED4. Dwelling 234.

Henry F. Martens

M, b. February 1885
Father*Harm H. Martens b. Oct 1846, d. 28 Mar 1911
Mother*Fredericka M. Schlorf b. 6 Mar 1864, d. a 1925
Life EventDateDescription
BirthFebruary 1885Henry F. Martens was born in February 1885 at Illinois.
He was the son of Harm H. Martens and Fredericka M. Schlorf.
Marriage15 November 1910Henry F. Martens married Gertrude Gukinson on 15 November 1910 at Charles Mix, South Dakota.1
Census DateLocationDescription
25 June 1900Big Grove, Benton, IowaHenry F. Martens was listed as a son in Harm H. Martens's household on the 1900 Census at Big Grove, Benton, Iowa.2

Citations

  1. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED4. Dwelling 234.

Ida Mae Martens

F, b. 5 April 1887, d. 3 June 1990
Father*Harm H. Martens b. Oct 1846, d. 28 Mar 1911
Mother*Fredericka M. Schlorf b. 6 Mar 1864, d. a 1925
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationIda Mae Martens was also known as Brody.
Married Name18 January 1910As of 18 January 1910,her married name was Jenks.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth5 April 1887Ida Mae Martens was born on 5 April 1887 at Illinois.
She was the daughter of Harm H. Martens and Fredericka M. Schlorf.
Marriage18 January 1910Ida Mae Martens married Grover Cleveland Jenks, son of George Jenks and Mary Ellen (?), on 18 January 1910 at Yankton, South Dakota.
Death3 June 1990Ida Mae Martens died on 3 June 1990 at Orange, California, at age 103.
Census DateLocationDescription
25 June 1900Big Grove, Benton, IowaIda Mae Martens was listed as a daughter in Harm H. Martens's household on the 1900 Census at Big Grove, Benton, Iowa.1
26 April 1910Platte, Charles Mix, South DakotaIda Mae Martens was listed as a daughter in Harm H. Martens's household on the 1910 Census at Platte, Charles Mix, South Dakota.2
8 January 1920Lake, Calhoun, IowaIda Mae Martens was listed as wife in Grover Cleveland Jenks's household on the 1920 Census at Lake, Calhoun, Iowa.3
19 April 1930Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South DakotaIda Mae Martens was listed as wife in Grover Cleveland Jenks's household on the 1930 Census at Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota; household includes Jack Lynch, grandson, age 10 months.4

Children of Ida Mae Martens and Grover Cleveland Jenks

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED4. Dwelling 234.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED87. Dwelling 15.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED37. Dwelling 262.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED28. Dwelling 518.

Emma H. Martens

F, b. September 1889
Father*Harm H. Martens b. Oct 1846, d. 28 Mar 1911
Mother*Fredericka M. Schlorf b. 6 Mar 1864, d. a 1925
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore 1909As of before 1909,her married name was Quinn.
Life EventDateDescription
BirthSeptember 1889Emma H. Martens was born in September 1889 at Iowa.
She was the daughter of Harm H. Martens and Fredericka M. Schlorf.
Marriagebefore 1909Emma H. Martens married (?) Quinn before 1909.
Census DateLocationDescription
25 June 1900Big Grove, Benton, IowaEmma H. Martens was listed as a daughter in Harm H. Martens's household on the 1900 Census at Big Grove, Benton, Iowa.1
26 April 1910Platte, Charles Mix, South DakotaEmma H. Martens was listed as a daughter in Harm H. Martens's household on the 1910 Census at Platte, Charles Mix, South Dakota.2
  • Emma H. Martens had 1 with 1 living in 1910 children.

Child of Emma H. Martens and (?) Quinn

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED4. Dwelling 234.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED87. Dwelling 15.

Mary L. Martens

F, b. August 1894
Father*Harm H. Martens b. Oct 1846, d. 28 Mar 1911
Mother*Fredericka M. Schlorf b. 6 Mar 1864, d. a 1925
Life EventDateDescription
BirthAugust 1894Mary L. Martens was born in August 1894 at Iowa.
She was the daughter of Harm H. Martens and Fredericka M. Schlorf.
Census DateLocationDescription
25 June 1900Big Grove, Benton, IowaMary L. Martens was listed as a daughter in Harm H. Martens's household on the 1900 Census at Big Grove, Benton, Iowa.1
26 April 1910Platte, Charles Mix, South DakotaMary L. Martens was listed as a daughter in Harm H. Martens's household on the 1910 Census at Platte, Charles Mix, South Dakota.2

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED4. Dwelling 234.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED87. Dwelling 15.

Annie J. Martens

F, b. March 1897
Father*Harm H. Martens b. Oct 1846, d. 28 Mar 1911
Mother*Fredericka M. Schlorf b. 6 Mar 1864, d. a 1925
Life EventDateDescription
BirthMarch 1897Annie J. Martens was born in March 1897 at Iowa.
She was the daughter of Harm H. Martens and Fredericka M. Schlorf.
Census DateLocationDescription
25 June 1900Big Grove, Benton, IowaAnnie J. Martens was listed as a daughter in Harm H. Martens's household on the 1900 Census at Big Grove, Benton, Iowa.1
26 April 1910Platte, Charles Mix, South DakotaAnnie J. Martens was listed as a daughter in Harm H. Martens's household on the 1910 Census at Platte, Charles Mix, South Dakota.2

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED4. Dwelling 234.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED87. Dwelling 15.

Grover Cleveland Jenks

M, b. circa 1885
Father*George Jenks b. 22 Feb 1841, d. 1 Jan 1937
Mother*Mary Ellen (?) b. c 1846, d. a 1925
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1885Grover Cleveland Jenks was born circa 1885 at Calhoun, Iowa.
He was the son of George Jenks and Mary Ellen (?).
Marriage18 January 1910Grover Cleveland Jenks married Ida Mae Martens, daughter of Harm H. Martens and Fredericka M. Schlorf, on 18 January 1910 at Yankton, South Dakota.
Census DateLocationDescription
26 April 1910Platte, Charles Mix, South DakotaGrover Cleveland Jenks was listed as a son-in-law in Harm H. Martens's household on the 1910 Census at Platte, Charles Mix, South Dakota.1
8 January 1920Lake, Calhoun, IowaGrover Cleveland Jenks was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Lake, Calhoun, Iowa.2
19 April 1930Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota, household includes Jack Lynch, grandson, age 10 months..3

Children of Grover Cleveland Jenks and Ida Mae Martens

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED87. Dwelling 15.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED37. Dwelling 262.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED28. Dwelling 518.

(?) Quinn

M, d. before 1910
Life EventDateDescription
Marriagebefore 1909(?) Quinn married Emma H. Martens, daughter of Harm H. Martens and Fredericka M. Schlorf, before 1909.
Deathbefore 1910(?) Quinn died before 1910.

Child of (?) Quinn and Emma H. Martens

Helen M. Quinn

F, b. circa January 1909
Father*(?) Quinn d. b 1910
Mother*Emma H. Martens b. Sep 1889
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca January 1909Helen M. Quinn was born circa January 1909 at South Dakota.
She was the daughter of (?) Quinn and Emma H. Martens.
Census DateLocationDescription
26 April 1910Platte, Charles Mix, South DakotaHelen M. Quinn was listed as a granddaughter in Harm H. Martens's household on the 1910 Census at Platte, Charles Mix, South Dakota.1

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED87. Dwelling 15.

Irene H. Jenks

F, b. 5 June 1911, d. 27 November 1968
Father*Grover Cleveland Jenks b. c 1885
Mother*Ida Mae Martens b. 5 Apr 1887, d. 3 Jun 1990
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Byrnes.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth5 June 1911Irene H. Jenks was born on 5 June 1911 at Iowa.
She was the daughter of Grover Cleveland Jenks and Ida Mae Martens.
Death27 November 1968Irene H. Jenks died on 27 November 1968 at age 57.
Census DateLocationDescription
8 January 1920Lake, Calhoun, IowaIrene H. Jenks was listed as a daughter in Grover Cleveland Jenks's household on the 1920 Census at Lake, Calhoun, Iowa.1
19 April 1930Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South DakotaIrene H. Jenks was listed as a daughter in Grover Cleveland Jenks's household on the 1930 Census at Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota; household includes Jack Lynch, grandson, age 10 months.2

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED37. Dwelling 262.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED28. Dwelling 518.

Everett D. Jenks

M, b. circa June 1919
Father*Grover Cleveland Jenks b. c 1885
Mother*Ida Mae Martens b. 5 Apr 1887, d. 3 Jun 1990
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationEverett D. Jenks was also known as Everette.
Name VariationEverett D. Jenks was also known as Evert D.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca June 1919Everett D. Jenks was born circa June 1919 at Iowa.
He was the son of Grover Cleveland Jenks and Ida Mae Martens.
Census DateLocationDescription
8 January 1920Lake, Calhoun, IowaEverett D. Jenks was listed as a son in Grover Cleveland Jenks's household on the 1920 Census at Lake, Calhoun, Iowa.1
19 April 1930Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South DakotaEverett D. Jenks was listed as a son in Grover Cleveland Jenks's household on the 1930 Census at Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota; household includes Jack Lynch, grandson, age 10 months.2
  • Everett D. Jenks lived in 2005 at Arizona.

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED37. Dwelling 262.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED28. Dwelling 518.

Ervin E. Jenks

M, b. 15 May 1915, d. 21 September 1989
Father*Grover Cleveland Jenks b. c 1885
Mother*Ida Mae Martens b. 5 Apr 1887, d. 3 Jun 1990
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationErvin E. Jenks was also known as Irving.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth15 May 1915Ervin E. Jenks was born on 15 May 1915 at Iowa.
He was the son of Grover Cleveland Jenks and Ida Mae Martens.
Death21 September 1989Ervin E. Jenks died on 21 September 1989 at Butte, California, at age 74.1
Census DateLocationDescription
8 January 1920Lake, Calhoun, IowaErvin E. Jenks was listed as a son in Grover Cleveland Jenks's household on the 1920 Census at Lake, Calhoun, Iowa.2
19 April 1930Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South DakotaErvin E. Jenks was listed as a son in Grover Cleveland Jenks's household on the 1930 Census at Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota; household includes Jack Lynch, grandson, age 10 months.3
  • Ervin E. Jenks obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; last residence Oroville, Butte, California.
  • On 14 May 1945 at U.S. World War II Army Enlistment, California, Name: Ervin E Jenks Birth Year: 1915 Race: White, citizen (White) Nativity State or Country: Iowa State: California County or City: Los Angeles Enlistment Date: 14 May 1945 Enlistment State: California Enlistment City: Fort MacArthur San Pedro Branch: No branch assignment Branch Code: No branch assignment Grade: Private Grade Code: Private Term of Enlistment: Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law Component: Selectees (Enlisted Men) Source: Civil Life Education: 2 years of high school Civil Occupation: Bridge Builder (Bridge carpenter. ) or Car Carpenter, Railway or Carpenter, Construction* (Carpenter, general.) or Carpenter, Ship An asterisk (*) appearing after a job title indicates that a trade test for the particular occupation will be found in the U Marital Status: Married Height: 70 Weight: 000.

Citations

  1. [S204] California Death Records (published).
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED37. Dwelling 262.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED28. Dwelling 518.

Fern Louise Jenks

F, b. 30 November 1921, d. 21 February 2006
Father*Grover Cleveland Jenks b. c 1885
Mother*Ida Mae Martens b. 5 Apr 1887, d. 3 Jun 1990
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore 1990As of before 1990,her married name was Olander.
Married Namebefore 2006As of before 2006,her married name was Schleiffers.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth30 November 1921Fern Louise Jenks was born on 30 November 1921 at Iowa.
She was the daughter of Grover Cleveland Jenks and Ida Mae Martens.
Marriagebefore 1990Fern Louise Jenks married Jean Fred Olander II before 1990.
Death21 February 2006Fern Louise Jenks died on 21 February 2006 at age 84.
Census DateLocationDescription
19 April 1930Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South DakotaFern Louise Jenks was listed as a daughter in Grover Cleveland Jenks's household on the 1930 Census at Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota; household includes Jack Lynch, grandson, age 10 months.1
  • Fern Louise Jenks obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; last residence not specified.

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED28. Dwelling 518.

Gladys R. Jenks

F, b. 23 March 1917, d. 10 June 2005
Father*Grover Cleveland Jenks b. c 1885
Mother*Ida Mae Martens b. 5 Apr 1887, d. 3 Jun 1990
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name26 October 1940As of 26 October 1940,her married name was Ollerich.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth23 March 1917Gladys R. Jenks was born on 23 March 1917 at Iowa.
She was the daughter of Grover Cleveland Jenks and Ida Mae Martens.
Marriage26 October 1940Gladys R. Jenks married August William Ollerich on 26 October 1940 at Los Angeles, California.
Death10 June 2005Gladys R. Jenks died on 10 June 2005 at age 88 Services were held Monday, June 13 at St. Nicholas Catholic Church in Tea for Gladys Ollerich who, having been in declining health, died on June 10, 2005 at the Good Samaritan Center in Sioux Falls. She attained the age of 88 years, two months and 19 days.

Officiating during the service was the Rev. Al Krzyzopolski. Mary Powell was organist.
Honorary pallbearers included Suzanne Lerdal, Michelle Farniok, Nicole Ollerich, Heidi Swinghammer, and Krystal Ollerich.

Casketbearers included Mike Trisler, Ryan Ollerich, Dean Lerdal, Steve Ollerich, Larry Ollerich, and Correy Farniok. Interment was held in Mount Olivet Cemetery in Lennox.

Gladys A. Jenks was born on Mar. 23,1917, at Fort Dodge, Iowa, the daughter of Grover Cleveland and Ida Mae (Brody) Jenks. She grew up and attended school in Iowa until she moved with her family to Sioux Falls at age nine.

On Oct. 26, 1940 she married August William Ollerich at Los Angeles, California. The couple lived in California for two years and then moved to South Dakota. Gladys was a devoted homemaker, but also assisted with all the duties of the family farm and ranch operation. August died on Nov. 7, 1980.
Gladys was a member of St. Nicholas Catholic Church in Tea. She loved children. As a result of this love, she volunteered many years at the Children's Inn in Sioux Falls and for several years at the Great Plains Zoo. She had a passion for gardening and cooking. She was well known for her fried chicken.

Besides her parents and husband, Gladys was preceded in death by several siblings and a son, Paul Myron Ollerich in 1997.

Grateful for having shared her life are children: Jean Waring. Greeley CO, Bill (Kathie) Ollerich, Sioux Falls, Mary Ollerich, Minneapolis, MN, Vickie Ollerich, Buffalo, MN, Jim (Edith) Ollerich, Parker, CO, Mike (Sheila) Ollerich, Sioux Falls, Bob (Phyllis) Ollerich, Garretson, SD and Dwayne (Renee) Ollerich, Leawood, KS; 28 grandchildren and 59 great and great-great grandchildren; siblings: Maxine Peterson, Anaheim, CA, Everett Jenks, Chino Valley, AZ and Fern Olander, Seattle, WA and other relatives and friends.
Census DateLocationDescription
8 January 1920Lake, Calhoun, IowaGladys R. Jenks was listed as a daughter in Grover Cleveland Jenks's household on the 1920 Census at Lake, Calhoun, Iowa.1
19 April 1930Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South DakotaGladys R. Jenks was listed as a daughter in Grover Cleveland Jenks's household on the 1930 Census at Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota; household includes Jack Lynch, grandson, age 10 months.2

Child of Gladys R. Jenks and August William Ollerich

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED37. Dwelling 262.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED28. Dwelling 518.

Edna M. Jenks

F, b. 7 October 1912, d. 17 July 2003
Father*Grover Cleveland Jenks b. c 1885
Mother*Ida Mae Martens b. 5 Apr 1887, d. 3 Jun 1990
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Harlin.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth7 October 1912Edna M. Jenks was born on 7 October 1912 at Iowa.
She was the daughter of Grover Cleveland Jenks and Ida Mae Martens.
Death17 July 2003Edna M. Jenks died on 17 July 2003 at age 90.
Census DateLocationDescription
8 January 1920Lake, Calhoun, IowaEdna M. Jenks was listed as a daughter in Grover Cleveland Jenks's household on the 1920 Census at Lake, Calhoun, Iowa.1
19 April 1930Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South DakotaEdna M. Jenks was listed as a daughter in Grover Cleveland Jenks's household on the 1930 Census at Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota; household includes Jack Lynch, grandson, age 10 months.2
  • Edna M. Jenks obtained US Social Security Card at California; last residence San Clemente, Orange, California.

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED37. Dwelling 262.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED28. Dwelling 518.

August William Ollerich

M, d. 7 November 1980
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAugust William Ollerich was also known as Olbrich.
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage26 October 1940August William Ollerich married Gladys R. Jenks, daughter of Grover Cleveland Jenks and Ida Mae Martens, on 26 October 1940 at Los Angeles, California.
Death7 November 1980August William Ollerich died on 7 November 1980.

Child of August William Ollerich and Gladys R. Jenks

Mary Ellen (?)

F, b. circa 1846, d. after 1925
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Jenks.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageMary Ellen (?) married George Jenks, son of Arke Jenks Jr. and Susannah Spaulding, at Iowa.
Birthcirca 1846Mary Ellen (?) was born circa 1846 at Iowa.
Deathafter 1925She died after 1925.
Census DateLocationDescription
24 August 1870Cedar, Benton, IowaMary Ellen (?) was listed in George Jenks's household on the 1870 Census at Cedar, Benton, Iowa; living next door to Aeke Jenks.1
June 1880Union, Calhoun, IowaMary Ellen (?) was listed as wife in George Jenks's household on the 1880 Census at Union, Calhoun, Iowa.2

Children of Mary Ellen (?) and George Jenks

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 14. Dwelling 95.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0330 Page Number 311B.

George Jenks

M, b. 22 February 1841, d. 1 January 1937
Father*Arke Jenks Jr. b. 7 May 1810, d. 27 Aug 1882
Mother*Susannah Spaulding b. 13 Sep 1811, d. a Jun 1880
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageGeorge Jenks married Mary Ellen (?) at Iowa.
Birth22 February 1841George Jenks was born on 22 February 1841 at Pennsylvania.
He was the son of Arke Jenks Jr. and Susannah Spaulding.
Death1 January 1937George Jenks died on 1 January 1937 at Iowa at age 95.
Census DateLocationDescription
27 August 1850Fox, Kendall, IllinoisGeorge Jenks was listed in Arke Jenks Jr.'s household on the 1850 Census at Fox, Kendall, Illinois.1
24 August 1870Cedar, Benton, IowaGeorge Jenks was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at Cedar, Benton, Iowa, living next door to Aeke Jenks.2
June 1880Union, Calhoun, IowaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Union, Calhoun, Iowa.3

Children of George Jenks and Mary Ellen (?)

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 140.
  2. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 14. Dwelling 95.
  3. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0330 Page Number 311B.

Lee C. Wallock

M, b. circa 1911
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1911Lee C. Wallock was born circa 1911.

Paul Myron Ollerich

M, d. 1997
Father*August William Ollerich d. 7 Nov 1980
Mother*Gladys R. Jenks b. 23 Mar 1917, d. 10 Jun 2005
Life EventDateDescription
Paul Myron Ollerich was the son of August William Ollerich and Gladys R. Jenks.
Death1997Paul Myron Ollerich died in 1997.

Jean Fred Olander II

M, d. 25 January 1990
Life EventDateDescription
Marriagebefore 1990Jean Fred Olander II married Fern Louise Jenks, daughter of Grover Cleveland Jenks and Ida Mae Martens, before 1990.
Death25 January 1990Jean Fred Olander II died on 25 January 1990.

Gertrude Gukinson1

F, b. circa 1891
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name15 November 1910As of 15 November 1910,her married name was Martens.1
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1891Gertrude Gukinson was born circa 1891.1
Marriage15 November 1910She married Henry F. Martens, son of Harm H. Martens and Fredericka M. Schlorf, on 15 November 1910 at Charles Mix, South Dakota.1

Citations

  1. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.

James Sejnoha

M, b. circa 1871, d. after 1930
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1871James Sejnoha was born circa 1871 at Czechoslovakia.
Marriagecirca 1892He married Catherine Shurtz circa 1892.
Deathafter 1930James Sejnoha died after 1930.

Children of James Sejnoha and Catherine Shurtz

Catherine Shurtz

F, b. circa 1872, d. after 1930
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationCatherine Shurtz was also known as Kate.
Name VariationCatherine Shurtz was also known as Katherine.
Married Namecirca 1892As of circa 1892,her married name was Sejnoha.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1872Catherine Shurtz was born circa 1872 at South Dakota.
Marriagecirca 1892She married James Sejnoha circa 1892.
Deathafter 1930Catherine Shurtz died after 1930.

Children of Catherine Shurtz and James Sejnoha

Bernadine W. Sejnoha

F, b. 12 January 1918, d. 1 March 1999
Father*James Sejnoha b. c 1871, d. a 1930
Mother*Catherine Shurtz b. c 1872, d. a 1930
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Kmiec.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth12 January 1918Bernadine W. Sejnoha was born on 12 January 1918 at South Dakota.
She was the daughter of James Sejnoha and Catherine Shurtz.
Death1 March 1999Bernadine W. Sejnoha died on 1 March 1999 at age 81.
  • Bernadine W. Sejnoha obtained US Social Security Card at Illinois; last residence Laveen, Maricopa, Arizona.

Genevieve Elaine Sejnoha

F, b. 15 January 1922, d. 26 May 2001
Father*James Sejnoha b. c 1871, d. a 1930
Mother*Catherine Shurtz b. c 1872, d. a 1930
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name22 October 1938As of 22 October 1938,her married name was Harmon.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth15 January 1922Genevieve Elaine Sejnoha was born on 15 January 1922 at South Dakota.
She was the daughter of James Sejnoha and Catherine Shurtz.
Marriage22 October 1938Genevieve Elaine Sejnoha married George Verner Harmon, son of (?) Harmon and (?) Nicholson, on 22 October 1938 at Charles Mix, South Dakota.
Death26 May 2001Genevieve Elaine Sejnoha died on 26 May 2001 at Bemidji, Beltrami, Minnesota, at age 79.1

Citations

  1. [S329] Minnesota Death Index, 1908-2002 (published), State file number: 2001-MN-515817.