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Name: ?


My location: Houston, TX

Date: Mon 6/30/2003 6:17 AM


I am looking for a marriage record of Ferris Nigma and Edna Leetch or Armantrout? married  supposedly in Sioux City, Iowa between 1922-1925. Ferris mother was a first cousin to my great grandfather. The Nigma lived in Sioux City from 1922-1929.


Update: Wed 10/22/2003 6:07 AM

I would like to know if there is a marriage record for Ferris Nigma and Edna Amantrout in Sioux City, Iowa.   Also, I would like to  know if there is a divorce record in Sioux City for Farris Amantrout and Edna Leetch. The divorce would be between 1922 & 1924. The marriage occurred between 1923 & April 13, 1925. Ferris's mother is a first cousin to my great grandfather.

Ferris is born about 1898 in Illinois. His parents were Nicholas Nigma and Sadie From and Edna's parents were Thomas Leetch and Rachel Bubbs.


Name: Gail (Nigma) Bridges-Rea


My Location: Indiana

Date: Wed 5/14/2003 11:31 PM

I am trying to locate a birth record for my father; Lloyd Wilbert (Nigma ?) who was born 7/5/1922 in Sioux City, IA.  Mother's maiden name is Edna Leetch, born 11/29/1900 in Danbury, IA, to Rachel Bubbs (1/5/1867 Albia, IA) and Thomas Leetch  (6/24/1859 Ontario Canada).  At this moment I am unsure of my father's listed paternity. I would also appreciate any information regarding my grandmother and her parents.


Name: Ron Johnson


Place: Dalesburg, South Dakota

Date: Thu 6/14/01 10:00 AM

I am searching for information about Harold Franklin "Lum" Nelson (1904-1964). According to a Sioux City directory and his obituary in 1964: First Marriage: Carolyn G. Second Marriage: Dorothy A. Daughter: Miss D.Constance Nelson of Glendale, California, Brothers: Arthur J. of Denver and Stanford W. of Sioux City, Sisters: Mrs. Lucille Olson of Lincoln, Nebraska, Mrs. Frances Wilson and Mrs. Janet Stupp of Chicago. Any information about this family would be appreciated. Thank you.


Name: Ron Johnson


Place: Dalesburg, South Dakota

Date: Thu 6/14/01 10:00 AM

I am searching for descendents of Frank Edward Nelson (1872-1942). According to his obituary in 1942: Wife: Estella Heeb Nelson, Children: Harold F. Nelson, Stanford, Arthur in the army, Mrs. Lucille Olson of Springview, Nebraska, Mrs. Frances Wilson of Chicago, Mrs. Janet Stupp of Chicago, Anna Belle, a student at the University of South, Dakota. Any information about the members of this family would be appreciated. Thank you. 

Name: Richard Pershell


Location: ?

Time: Thu 9/21/00 1:11 PM

Looking for information on the NEMESIO family. Eleanor Kukowski (b. 4-1-1913) married Nino Nemesio. Possibly only one child, Ravann Jean. Any info/clues would be great.

Possible link from SSDI for Nino a death in May 1972. Need an obit or clue where to write for an obit.

Name: Diane Zeglin

Email: or

Location: ?

Time: Tue 9/19/00 10:01 PM

I am researching John Peacock and his ancestors. Also John Owen Newman and his ancestors. They were my grandfathers. 

Name: Pat Hanning


Location: Vancouver, WA

Date: Tue 9/5/00 1:47 AM


I am looking for connections to my tree :-) Pernella "Nellie" TULINE was b. 09/19/1859 in Sweden. She married 1st: Franz "Frank" August JOHNSON abt 1879 in IA. They had at least 2 children: Peter Axel JOHNSON b. 09/18/1880 and Emma JOHNSON b. 01/03/1882. Frank was supposedly was killed in a RR accident. Nellie married 2nd: Jens "James" R NELSON b. 02/15/1857 in Langaland Norenbro, Denmark. They had 7? children: Edith Hannah NELSON b. 07/30/1893 in Sioux City, Woodbury County, IA (my greatgrandmother), Ida NELSON ,Jennie NELSON , Anna NELSON , Ellen NELSON , William NELSON , Milton NELSON .

Name: Don Vallero


Location: Northglenn Colorado

Date: Mon 4/10/00 4:37 PM

Looking for information on Karen Petra nelson, born: January 19, 1899 in I believe Sergeant Bluffs, IA. Little is known other than she later attended Moorhead High School in Moorhead, IA. Went on to Cornell College and graduated September 13, 1916. I am looking for information on the following persons who were living in and around Sergeant Bluff in 1899. Rasmus Marius Nelson,  spouse - Maren Co, daughter - Karen Petra Nelson.

Name: Peggy Zant


My location: Prescott, AZ

Date: Wed 2/2/00 4:46 PM

(Pearl) Charles Newton is my Great Grandfather. He was born Feb. 15, 1864 in England, married my Great Grandmother Emily Sarah De Raad on Dec. 7, 1901 in Sioux City, IA. He died Dec. 1, 1933 and was buried Dec. 4, 1933 in Lot 354 Laural Section of Graceland Park Cemetery in Sioux City, IA. I am trying to find out who his parents were. If he had any siblings, when did he come to the USA, and any other information that will help trace my family tree. I would appreciate any help. Thank you for your time.

Name:  Diane Gulbrandson


Location: Tucson, AZ

Date: Mon 1/17/00 9:16 PM

Homer Nelson, Sioux City, Woodbury CO (last address), born 28 Sep 1907 son of Miles Nelson. Died October 1985 (SSDI). Homer is my first cousin, once removed, our common ancestor is Nels Nelson. 

Name:  Tanya Roberts


Location: Anchorage, Alaska

Date: Any info on Thomas A. NELSON (abt1850-abt1930) married to Essa. They lived in Woodbury Co, Iowa around 1890-1930. Most of their children were born there. Children were: Andrew(1889-1974), Margaret(1897-1973), Ella, William(1894-?), Ollie, Lon, Caspara (1883-1968). Lon and Caspara may have been born in Norway where Thomas and Essa migrated from. Thomas and Essa NELSON are said to be buried there but I don't know where. Any info about parents or/and children would be appreciated.

Name:  Diane Johnson


Location: Denver, IA

Date: Sat 1/1/00 11:31 AM


I am searching for relatives who lived in Sioux City, Woodbury Co., IA. August NEWBERG d. 22 Oct 1957 Sioux City, IA, and Augusta SWANSON NEWBERG b. 22 Aug 1866 Sweden d. before 1945 and their four children Elmer NEWBERG b. 14 Aug 1894, Florence NEWBERG PIERCE b. 11 Feb 1896 d. 9 Aug 1985, Mabel NEWBERG WILSON b. 18 Dec 1899 d. Apr 1987, and Herbert NEWBERG d. 1957. I am looking for descendants of any of these people to share ancestry information.

Name:  Patrick Montgomery


Location:  hagerstown, maryland

Date: Wed 9/29/99 10:00 AM

Looking for information on the Helping Hand Mission and its minister Rev. Geo. L. Search which existed during the heyday of the railroads and their influence in Sioux City. Believe the ministry was located in what was then called the South Bottoms or around the 4th & Court Streets area. The Rev Search officiated at the marriage of my maternal grandparents, Carl Hogansen and Emma Wenzel on Sept 7, 1912 with witnesses R.B. Nicherson and Katti Reimtoma. Trying to establish background information. 

Name: Becki


Location: Fresno, Calif

Date: Mon 9/6/99 1:22 PM

Looking for any relatives of Christian Peter NELSON and his wife Maren Christine JENSEN. They lived in Woodbury Co (Anthon, then Correctionville, I think). Their children are: Carl C., Josephine, Nels Clemme, Annette "Nettie" Magie Matilda, Frederick, Inga Marie, Gertie and George. The children were born from 1885-1900. Nels died in Correctionville in 1957. Inga and Gertie were both married in Correctionville in 1916.

Name: Julie Nelson-McGlothlen


Location: Sioux City, Iowa

Date: Mon 8/16/99 3:21 PM

Looking for info. on my Great-grandfather, Gus Nelson B-1860-D-1942,( don't know if he died in Sioux City, or not) worked at Younker-Davidson Bldg. In Sioux City, Woodbury County, as a furniture maker. Wanting to find out where he is buried. He has a son( My grandfather) Rudolph Nelson 8-30-1898 to 3-26-1968, buried in Sioux City, no parents listed on his obituary, and not at the same cemetery ( know all the current aunts and Uncles from Rudolph (Looking for other Nelson kids from Gus Nelson . I know of Edna Nelson (a Daughter) , married a Harry Johnson and moved to the state of WA. & had 12 kids. May be a (daughter) Tillie Nelson-Steinbeck, a (daughter) Mary Nelson-??, a (son) Andrew Jacobson, possible a stepbrother by the name of Oscar Nelson. Somewhere the Nelsons came from Sweden or Denmark, would like some more info if anybody has any, Know of some cousins of Rudolph Nelson by the name of Rudy Carlson, and Bruce Carlson, in Sioux City, IA. , was told they have a large part of family tree. any info would be of help. thanks

Name: Martha "Marty" Grewell Stover


Location: W. Chester, PA

Date: Thu 5/6/99 2:10 PM

Seeking any information on Bernard & Idella NOLAN, or their children.  They lived in Sioux City in the 1880's & 1890's. She was from South Dakota, (Idella HADAMAN), and he was from Galena, Illinois.  They moved back to Galena, IL, in the late 1890's, Bernard died and she remarried (Fred Studer), and later moved to Tuscarawas Co.,  Ohio.  I have them in  Sioux City Directories, 1887   - 1890, living on Court St, then Jackson St., then Springdale, 13th St., and W. 7th St.  Bernard was a driver, expressman, drayman, and finally a cleerk for Boyle & Co.    Need marriage information, anything else.  Children were Aggie, who married (perhaps in Sioux City?) Connie Glasgow, and moved to Oregon; Laura, b. in Sioux City, 1890.  She married George Broderick in Galena, IL.;  Irene, b. in Sioux City, 1892, and Leroy Patrick, b. Sioux City about 1896.  

Name: Trevor & Amy Nelson 

E-Mail: Dead email

Location: ?

Date: Fri 2/26/99 1:38 PM

I am looking for information on my grandfather who was born in Sioux City sometime between 1915-1925, his name is Lyle Townley Nelson.  I would appreciate any information in helping to find out about him.

Name: Stephanie Osmachenko


Location: ?

Date: Sat 1/16/99 12:29 PM

Nichols, John and Flora. They were married in 1892 in Woodbury Co. Seeking and information on this couple. 

Name: Stephanie Osmachenko 


Location: ?

Date: Mon 12/28/98 9:45 AM

Looking for any information on John and Flora NICHOLS. They were married in Woodbury co. Iowa in the early 1890's. Lived in Lawton, Woodbury Co. for a short time then moved west. Any information on this family would deeply be appreciated. Thank You. S.O.

Name: Stephanie Booker


Location: ?

Time: Mon 10/26/98 7:32 PM

Searching for information pertaining to this particular NORTON family. Below information is all that is known NORTON, George Robert Sr. was born on 13 August 1889. He died in July 1962. Locations not known. He worked on the railroad in Sioux City Iowa. George Robert NORTON Sr. married Amelia Sophia DELFS who was born 30 April 1894. She died 04 September 1967. Their children: 1) George Robert Jr. b: 08 Jan 1915 d: 18 July 1960 2) Jack Delfs b: 01 May 1921 d: Nov 1944. He was killed in WW II by a shell. He was in the navy and is buried in the Philippines. 3) Bonnie Elaine b: 18 Jan 1926 in Sioux City, Woodbury, IA. She married Jack Reed BOOKER on January 8, 1943. Any information concerning these NORTON's much appreciated.

Name: Frank Nofsinger


Location: North Haven, CT

Time: Mon 8/3/98 12:45 PM

Seek information concerning ADOLPHUS (DOLPH) NOFSINGER who lived in Sioux City in 1909. Son of CSA WBTS hero 2nd Lt. Lewis Nofsinger, 11th VA Vol Inf., Co.D, and Cassa Jane Hoff Nofsinger, born abt 1876 in Woodford Co.,IL. Parents originally from Botetourt Co., VA. Will greatly appreciate any information or leads.

Name: Terry Hamel


My Location: CA

Date: Tue 7/28/98 10:56 AM

I'm trying to find information on my father's parents. They both died in the mid 20's and he was adopted. This was in Sioux City, Iowa. His Fathers name was Wallace Milo Haskell and died about 1924 in Sioux City. His Mothers name was Jenny Nichols or Nicholas and she died about 1925. My fathers name was (their son) Stanley Clarence Haskell and was adopted in about 1927 and became Hamel instead of Haskell. His parents were married about 1908. Thanks for any information you can provide.

Name: Clair D. Barnhart


Location: Escondido, California

Time: Fri 7/24/98 3:56 AM

Being fairly new at this business, I am kind of feeling my way around very slowly so I don't make any wrong turns. My mother, Gynith Iola Smith, claimed to have been born at Shell Rock. Her father's name was Jasper Smith and her mother's name was Maude Newell. She had siblings named Glenn, Gladys and Wilma (Twins), Dale, Viola. Her birth date was December 11, 1901. What do I do to get a rundown of her family records? Your assistance will be greatly appreciated. Thank you.

Name: Rosemary McLarty

Email: dead email

Location: Lynchburg, OH, USA

Time: Friday, December 26, 1997 at 15:21:28

I'm researching MCLARTY, NEUHART, JOHNSTON, and METCALF in Woodbury County Iowa. 

Name: Troy S. Nelson
Email: dead email
Location: San Jose, CA
Date: Sunday, November 16, 1997 at 15:39:14
I' am looking for my birth parents. I was born in Woodbury County at St. Lukes Medical Center in Sioux City, Iowa. The Time was 10:57a.m and the attending physician was Dr. Edward J. Hagen. Adoption was handled through Florence Kritten Home?? The date of birth was January 20,1967. Any and all information would be greatly appreciated. As of Dec. 1,1997 I will be listed publicly in Los Gatos, CA 


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