Searching for William Abbott and Emma Thavenet. Lived in Oneill in 1941.Probably born in late 1800's. Had a son James Thomas who married Opal Yenglin in Butte in 1935.Other son's(known)William,Jerry,Bud, and daughter Ruby."Any" info would be greatly appreciated.
I am looking for information about Matthew Adams and family. I have located them in the 1880 census. Family members are as follows: Matthew Adams age 25 born in Wisconsin, Izabell Adams 22, born in Wisconsin, Eva Adams 4, born in Wisconsin and Rama Adams 2, born in Iowa. Shortly ther after on August 1, 1881 my granfather Archi O Adams was born. In subsequent census records from South Dakota there is another son in the family Morton born in 1888 and Matthew has re-married to an Anna. Any information would be great. firstname.lastname@example.org
Researching ancestors of Gifford Lee Bachman, b. 11/20/1897, who lived in
O'Neill, NE, in 1930's; wife Emma Elvira Risor.
Looking for information on Lousi Waldter and Elizabeth Sherfy Barlow. They
were married in Nemaha Co, Ne on 24 Dec 1864. They had five children from
Elizabeth's 1st marriage. Even though I don't have evidence of them being in
Holt Co, Ne, I do have documents that put one of the five children, Richard
W Barlow in Holt Co, Ne. Any clues of this family would be helpful
Evan Mathias DAVIES b.1836 Wales m.Mary Ann BOWEN b.1842 Wales.
They homesteaded south of Ewing in 1884.
Emma Jane b.1865 m.William W. BETHEA
Sara Ann b.1870 m.Joe C. KAY
Horace Mathias b.1872 m.Mable Ida FAWKS
Abraham Lincoln b.1874 m.Ellen Mae LUCAS
George Washington b.1876 m.Eva BRION
Edward Llewellyn b.1877 m.Pearl PEELER
William Penn - died 7 yrs old
Alice Louise b.1883 m.Frank MAXWELL
The 1st two children were born in Wales,the next six in PA.
Would like to make contact with anyone related to this family.
2715 Field St
Longview, WA 98632
Would like to find the OBITUARY for BERNARD BLACKMORE, he was born April 6, 1908 and died October 1986 in CHAMBERS, Nebraska. Thanks for your help or suggestions.
I am researching NOAH DAVIS BRITELL who reportedly died in 1863 in ONeill.
Am anxious to hear from anyone researching the BRITELL lineage
Employment Development Department
Fiscal Programs Division
800 Capitol Mall MIC 52
Sacramento, CA 95814
I am looking for information on my children's ancestors who were married in
O'Neill, Holt County, NE on 2-17-1917. The names are Frank Michael Cehovet
and Etta Belle Bullard.
Etta was originally from Ono, NE and Frank from Lithuania. They lived in Long Pine, NE after their marriage and their 2 sons were born there.
Any help you can give me would be greatly appreciated. Thank you
I am searching for any bios, obits, wills,stories ( no matter how insignificant you may think they are) etc,etc related to and pertaining to any descendants of Fredrick S, Butterfield, Lilly Belle Vorce and family of 11 daughters or descendants. Also any ifo related to a Floyd Jr. Race, Helen Butterfield, George Race. I have some info and am willing to share.
I'm looking for information about CHARLES HENRY COOK who operated the "GHOST LIGHTS OIL COMPANY" in Holt Co in the 1920s. Thank you
Jeremy McCarthy b. 1864 in IRL. Mary (Moll) Dwyer b. 1869 in the mines
near Hancock, MI. They were married 4/23/1885 in O'Neill NE, and Jeremy
died there 5/11/1907.
They had at five children, Margaret, John, Eugene, Veronica, and Lance.
Moll and Veronica were living in Butte MT sometime after Jeremy died. Veronica married Emmet R. Cullity, probably in Butte. Moll (and probably Veronica and her husband) was living in Los Angeles when her father died in 1925.
Don't know anything else.
Moll's father John Dwyer was my ggfather.
Thanks in advance for any help.
My grandmother, Marie Zoe Custer died in Stuart April 4, 1920 and is buried in a cemetery in Stuart. I contacted the Bureau of Vital Statistics in Lincoln to get a copy of the death certificate but they are unable to locate it. Are there any records that exist that may give the information? Will pay for any expenses or services.
1786 Riverside Drive
Bullhead City, Az. 86442
I wonder if someone would be kind enough to lookup Henry or Emery Downey
in Holt CO. NE. in 1880. Does it give the members of the household. If
so I would appreciate that information.
Looking for information on the Jason S. SMITH, born abt 1851 in Green Co., Wisconsin, the son on John B. SMITH and Vashti STRADDLE. Jason married Mary Jane "May" DRAPER on Dec. 6, 1876 in Schuyler, Colfax Co., Nebraska. Mary was the daughter of William DRAPER and Mary Jane GALLEY.
Notes included; The Jason Smith family lived only briefly (7 years) in the Inman area. From Schuyler, Jason and his wife Mary, with their four children, came to Inman in 1890, having traded property in Schuyler for a home in and livery stable in Inman. Two more daughters were born to the SMITHs before Jason filed on a tree claim on the South Fork of the Elkhorn in 1900. There he built a six room house before trading the ranch, in 1907, for a large livery stable business (20 horses and 10 buggies) at Laurel, Nebraska.
Looking for the children of Jason and Mary, as well as any additional information on the parents as well.
Looking for family of Andrew Falk in 1910 census. Specifically looking
for a daughter named Evelyn Falk who married my grandfather, Ronzo
Andrew Falk b. 1851 Dec Swedish Matilda Johnson/Johanson/Johansdotter b. 1858 Mar Swedish
Paul s 1885 July Ne
Pauline 1887 Dec Ne
Charley s 1890 Jan Ne
John 1893 May Ne
Irene C 1895 Dec Ne
Helene 1897 Nov Ne
Gusti 1899 July Ne
Hello I am a Swed.
I looking for what happend to this people
Matilda Johanson b. 1858 mar. She left Sweden 1881 Married to Andrew Falk b. 1851 in Sweden. The lived 1900 to 1920 in IOWA township ,HOLT CO.
The had at least 8 children.
Paul b 1885
Pauline b 1887
Charly b 1890
Irene C b 1895
Gusti b. 1899
perhaps even Everlyn b 1902
All children are born in Nebraska. And this is from census 1900 and 1920.
Matilda is a sister to my husbands grand father.
I am searching for any information on my father you may have. The information I have on him is this: his name was Delbert Farewell, and he was born on December 30, 1939. His date of death was in April 1983... and his SSN was 505-46-3764, which was issued in Nebraska in the year 1955. One of my biggest interests (besides questions about his job, and family, and whatnot) is finding out where he is buried (what cemetery, what town, etc.). It would mean worlds to me if you could take this information and try to find any info for me. Thanks once again,
I am searching for any available information on Kenneth P. FERREE, who died in the early 1960s and is buried in ONeil NE. I am trying to help his daughter who knows very little more than what you have already read about her father. Even the dates (and other info) from his tombstone would be helpful. She is not even sure of the exact year he died.
Looking for descendents of Samuel P. and Adaline Slayton Goodyear living in
Holt County in 1891. Samuel (b. 1817-1818 in PA) and Adaline (b. 1832 Lima,
OH or maybe NY) were married 7/18/1847 in Wells Co, IN Children's names were:
Addie, Rosa, Samuel P., Mary E., Lloyd E. and Claude E. Claude was married in
January, 1891, in Prairie Home to Daisy M. Clark; married briefly - divorced
in 1898 in Omaha. Claude was living in Knox County, NE, in 1900 and working
as a mason. Would appreciate corresponding with anyone knowing of these
Can you help me find information of Curtis C. (Claude) GRAY and his family?
Curtis was born somewhere in PA and moved to Holt Co., NE where he, his
wife, Emma L. BENNETT, and a son, Theodore S. GRAY, appeared in the 1880
census. Curtis died in Coffeyville, Montgomery Co., KS where he was staying
with his daughter, Lucille L. GRAY. Emma moved to Wichita, KS after Curtis'
death and married ? AYERS. She died in Wichita, KS and is buried in
Coffeyville, KS. Ted S. GRAY married Viola? Theodosia WATERFALL in
Pittsburg, KS and they moved to Sand Springs, OK where Ted died in 1953.
He's buried in Tulsa, OK
1-Curtis C. GRAY (ca 1854-1924?) married
Emma Lusinda BENNETT (-1934)
2-B.H. GRAY (-)
2-Theodore Salon GRAY (1879-1963) married 1901
Mary Elizabeth GRAY (1882-1962)
3-John M. GRAY (1906) married 1927
Clara WHITSETT ()
3-Alfred Earl GRAY (1907) married 1929
Thelma BROWNE ()
3-Glenn Francis GRAY (1912) married 1930
Luvena LEMONS (-1931)
3-Glenn Francis GRAY (1912) married 1934
Ruth MC DONDALD (-1980)
3-Theodore Salon GRAY Jr. (1916) married 1938
Theodosia WATERFALL ()
3-Theodore Salon GRAY Jr. (1916) married
Naomi BEAN () 3-Theodore Salon GRAY Jr. (1916) married
Doris ? ()
3-Laurine Ellizabeth GRAY (1922) married 1940
Edward Gail WILKERSON (-1966)
3-Maxine Evylin GRAY (1924) married
Homer GAFFORD ()
2-Lucille Evelyn GRAY (1894-1961) married 1905
Wilson Hamilton BLEVENS (-1939)
3-Irama Ellen BLEVENS (1909-1996) married 1933
Ollie BAKER (1911-1983)
3-James Howard BLEVENS (1913-1979) married
Ella BEAIR (-)
3-Helen Faye BLEVENS (1918-1984) married 1950
Robert Wayne WISE (1920-1980)
I am looking for Daniel and Martha Grimm, married in 1879 and believed
to have moved to Page, Holt County in 1879 or 1880, possibly
homesteading. Any information would be appreciated.
Two of my great uncles from Wisconsin moved to O'Neill, Nebraska in the early 1900's. Their names were Patrick "Patsy" Harty and William Henry "Ben" Harty. Both of them were living in O'Neill at least between the years 1923-1928 and I believe a number of years on either side of those years. I am looking for any information about these two brothers or any of their children, grandchildren, etc., and if there are still any Hartys in O'Neill.
Thanks in advance.
Samuel moved to Holt Co. in 1881 and settled on a homestead leaving sometime
after the blizzard of 1888, which reportedly wiped out his livestock. I
would like information on the location of his homestead and any other
1147 So. Vine St.
Grand Island, Ne.68801
Looking for info on John and Leah Smith Hoffman of York County, Pennsylvania. They moved to Parsons, Kansas in the 1870's, then to Holt County, Nebraska (Butler Precinct, P.O. Shamrock), and back to Parsons some dozen years later. Their son, Jacob S. Hoffman, however, still lived on their Nebraska farm in the early twentieth century. Other siblings were Mary Emma, Peter James, John, and Eva.
Searching for people Homesteading on the Big Sandy Creek in "Kid Wade Canyon" especially interested in information on James Hotaling : George Hotaling; Peter Hotaling and the James and Mary Gray family, James Jr., Catherine, Micheal, George ; Margaret and her two children Thomas O'connell; and Mary All these people homesteaded in Holt co about 1884 and most stayed there all their lives. Any informatoion on these families would greatly be appreciated. Thank you
Looking for info. on the parents of Nettie A. Hubby born 21/07/1889 father is Marriedy Hubby born 09/10/1845. They homesteaded on the red bird on a farm Nettie married Otto Clevish and they lived in O'Neill. Any info. would be greatly appreciated.
I am searching for information on my father, Ambrose Kearns, who
enlisted in the National Guard in Fremont, Nebraska in March, 1917,
after his discharge from the Army, he returned to Fremont and
enlisted in the Navy in May, 1918. At this time he may have been living with
his foster sister in Fremont. Her name may have been Helen Cassidy, and
the address given on the Navy enlistment form was 1426 Main St.,
Fremont, Nebraska. Ambrose was placed out with a Mrs. Agnes Cassidy, in
Inman Township, Holt County, Nebraska, at the age of three years and was
with her until Dec. 1913. The records of the New York Foundling Hospital
state that he was thought to be in Fremont in 1920 with his foster
Other members of the Cassidy family in 1910 were Helen, age 19, listed as a daughter, Thomas , age 17, listed as a son, and Lawrence, age 10, who I believe was my father. I would appreciate any information, such as obits, concerning the people who lived at the above address from early in 1917 or 1918 until 1926.I believe either the foster mother, or the foster sister died in or near Fremont and may have lived at this address. Also, I have a copy of the census for the years the New York Foundling Hospital placed out children and will be glad to look up names in the census for anyone who has an interest in finding anyone who was a member of this group.
*Charles Henry KLOEPPER,(son of *William Henry KLOEPPER & *Mary Alvina
and *Dorothy Elizabeth BACCKE,(daughter of *Karl BACCKE and *Dora
Searching Holt Co, Nebraska for descendants, ancestors and allied surnames of *Charles Henry KLOEPPER b. 1 October 1848 Scioto Co, Ohio d. 31 December 1930 O'Neill, Holt Co, Nebraska married 15 january 1873 Lancaster Co, Nebraska *Dorothy Elizabeth BACCKE b. 11 August 1854 Prussia d.27 November 1935 O'Neill Co, Nebraska both buried O'Neill Cemetery.
1. Sophia Matilda KLOEPPER;
2. Martha Alvina KLOEPPER married Henry WAYMAN;
3. *John Frederick KLOEPPER b. 1879 Nebraska d. 1959 Washington married 1903 Nebraska Margaretha WEGMAN;
4. Alfred KLOEPPER;
6.Walter Gilbert KLOEPPER married in NE Rose GRUNKE;
7. Herbert Elmer Alvin KLOEPPER married in NE Rose Marie DEVALL;
Thank you for your time.
270 Valle Grande Rd.
Bosque Farms, NM 87068
My name is Leo Long. I live in Oregon, but my father and mother came from Holt County.
I have recently began research on my roots and traced the Long Family back to my faters grand parents.: Jacob Long m. to Nancy Burroughs had a son named Jesse Ransom Long; Percival Johnson Cannon m.to Ellen Searles had a daughter Martha Cannon; Jesse and Martha married and had a son named Percy J. and a daughter named Myrtle.
The only dates I have is Percy's date of birth , Oct 10, 1900
Can you help with dates and any other ancestory? I under stand that there are some of the Family still living in that area, but I am not sure. Or perhaps you could refer me to some one who may havre the information
908 Ne Hood
Hillsboro, Or 97124
My name is Jack Miller. Both of my great grandfathers owned farms North and East of Page. My grand parents. Lowell and Edith Miller ran a restaurant in Page for about eight years after the First World War.
My great grandfather Nis Miller owned a large farm one mile north and two miles East of Page, I understand it still exists. Another mile and a half East is the location of my other great grandfather Walter Snyder's farm. During the fifties I visited Page with my parents, at that time we had relatives still living there. I look forward to using your resources to further my study of the people and the history of Page and would appreciate any help you might be able to provide.
Brigid Dwyer (c. 1839 Boffickil, Cork, IRL-7/22/1896 O'Neill), first
child of Robert O'Dwyer and Julia Sullivan (d. 5/2/1891 O'Neill) m.
Felix Murphy (? IRL-1865 Central Mine MI) 1857/58 in Rockland MI. 3
Felix Murphy. married. Alive 9/5/1918
John Murphy (8/10/1860 Cliff Mine MI-7/29/1916 Park City UT) m. Mary Gibbons (?-?) 11/26/1890 in O'Neill. They had a son.
Abby Murphy (3/3/1861 Cliff Mine MI-12/17/1902 O'Neill) m. Michael M. (M.M.) Sullivan (?-?) 2/3/1881 in O'Neill. 5 children:
Felix Sullivan (1882 O'Neill-1959 O'Neill) Did not marry.
Michael (Mickey) Sullivan (Matthew?) (?-?) lived in Butte.
Johnny (Red) Sullivan (1886/7 O'Neill-6/16/1962 Chicago). Buried O'Neill
Loretta (Mother Mary Virginia) Sullivan (1889 O'Neill-??) lived and taught in O'Neill
Frank Sullivan (B. ~1897 O'Neill)
As of 9/5/1918, Felix & Michael were in O'Neill, John was in Chicago, Frank in Wyoming, and Loretta was probably in O'Neill.
Brigid married Patrick (Patsy) Murphy (1840 Cluen, Cork, IRL-9/5/1918 O'Neill) in 1868 in Hancock, MI. 4 children:
Cornelius Murphy (1869 Cliff Mine MI-??) Living in Portland OR 9/5/1918
Jeremiah Murphy (1872 Cliff Mine MI-??) Predeceased his father.
Anna (Honora) Murphy (1877 Cliff Mine MI-??) m. Louis Storm 6/28/1899 in O'Neill. Lived in Gregory SD and the Black Hills. No children.
Margaret Murphy (1881 O'Neill-??) m. Tom Enright 5/2/1905 O'Neill. Both probably died and were buried in O'Neill. 3 children:
No data on the daughters at all, but most likely born, lived, and died in O'Neill. I think that all three are buried in Calvary Cemetery under their maiden names.
Brigid's brother John (my ggfather)'s first daughter was also named Bridget (3/31/1864 Boffickil? Cork, IRL-6/19/1933 O'Neill). m. Daniel D. Murphy (11/1/1853-10/3/1937 O'Neill) 1/24/1882 in O'Neill. 10 children:
Mary A. (Mame) Murphy (1883-2/17/1955) in O'Neill
Bridget Antoinette (Bee) Murphy (1885-6/7/1959) in O'Neill
Nora Colletta Murphy (10/10/1886-2/14/1910) in O'Neill
Dennis F. (Deed) Murphy (8/4/1887-6/15/1967) m. Mary Markey (?-11/24/1995) in O'Neill. 2 children.
Margaret L. Murphy (12/9/1890-5/22/1919) Probably in O'Neill
Julia Claire Murphy (7/5/1893-5/2/1906) Probably in O'Neill
Agnes Helen Murphy (9/15/1897 O'Neill-1935 TX) m. ? Dabney ?
Catherine Bernice Murphy (11/11/1899-6/17/1957) O'Neill
Anna (Linus) Murphy (7/10/1903-11/28/1982) O'Neill. m. Walter Brennan (5/10/1891-11/1973 O'Neill).
Daniel Murphy b. O'Neill
Any of this look familiar? I hope??
I would like to locate Naomi McVey who lived in O'Neill around 1986. She apparently had possession of the "Noble" family Bible and I am researching this branch of my family. If anyone has any knowledge of her whereabouts or any of her family, I would appreciate hearing. Thank you very much - (710 M St., Port Townsend, WA 98368)
I am looking for mother/father and/or grandmothers/grandfathers of Lena Sophie Ohde. My great grandfather William Wittler was married to Lena, so I guess that would make her my great grandmother. She lived in Atkinson and he worked in Atkinson before moving to the Wayne Co. Nebraska area. They were married on May 10,19? 1898. Around 1920 they moved to Calcasiew(sp?) Parish Louisiana and they returned to Nebraska in 1926. I believed she passed away March 23,1954. Any help that anyone has on the subject would be appreciated.
Seeking date of death of Silas C. PURDY and wife Nancy, both found in 1900
census for Atkinson, Holt Co. Silas is believed to have died between 1900
and 1910, Nancy after 1910. Both buried in Woodlawn Cemetery, Atkinson.
Also seeking death date for Ida Jane OLMSTEAD, Silas Purdy's niece, believed to have died after 1910, also buried Woodlawn Cemetery.
I need these dates to apply for death certificates. Will appreciate any and all help.
John R. Reitz b. 20 Dec. 1855 Northumberland Co., PA d. 17 Mar. 1951
Margaret Reitz d. 25 May 1909 aged 60 yr, 4 mo, 10 d
James W. Reitz b. 5 Dec. 1881 d. 3 Dec 1954
Can you tell me where Hollman was located from Chambers? Is there any biography or any other information on this John R. Reitz? Is there any record of a marriage for James W. Reitz?
I will *greatly* appreciate any assistance.
Searching for members of the Rowland family who lived in Chambers in
William Arthur Rowland married Eva Wyant, son Arthur Dale Rowland was born in Chambers. Another son Charles A. Rowland might have lived in Chambers.
Joseph S. and Christina Kerst Rowland are buried in Cedar Rapids, NE. Their other children are:
-Ellen Mary "Nelly" Rowland born June 27, 1872 married George H.Brown. George H. Brown, born (1867) in New York, of parents born in New York State. He and family lived in Cedar Rapids, NE, and was a farmer. George and Nellie's daughter Mable A. was 16 years old at the time of the census (1904).
-Charles Alphine Rowland, born April 18, 1872 or '74 and was not married in 1920 nor listed in survivors of William A. Rowland in 1955.
-"Clara" Jennett Rowland, born August 29, 1875, and married Ivan Larsen. In 1923 and 1955 they were living in Alberta, Canada.
-Anna "Laura" Rowland, born July 24, 1887 or 1881 and married Edward Chindberg. The Edward Chindberg family lived in Dickey County North Dakota in the 1920 Census. Edward was born about 1878, an Illinois born son of Swedish immigrant parents. In 1953 his family was living in Fullerton, ND. Laura Rowland Chindberg (b. 1887-88) housewife, born in Kansas, and the mother of three daughters.
Christina (b.1906), Clara (b 1909), and Ruby (1919-20). Ruby was the only daughter born in North Dakota; the other two were born in Nebraska.
-Josephine Lou "Josie" Rowland, born February 23, 1885 and married Daniel F. Schrieber. Their children were two daughters both born in Nebraska; Bonnie, (b. about 1909), and Marion who was 3 months old at the time of the census (1919-20).
-"Arthur" Steel Rowland, born Sept 21, 1893; died August 1, 1983 did not marry, died in Colorado.
Seeking information on Helen Ollerman Snyder (Mrs. H. A. Snyder) who lived in Atkinson when her brother died on 13 July 1937. Helen is the daughter of Edward C. and Amy Amelia Bisbee Ollerman.
I am looking for family history of the Thoendel family that settled in the Goose Lake area of Holt county. Has anyone worked on creating a family tree? Thank you.
Looking for any information on Walter L. THOMAS and Mina (GREEN)Thomas. Lived in Ford, Holt, NE, ca.1888. Had a son named Floyd L.(b. Feb 29, 1888).
Looking for information on the family of James K. Thompson b.2/27/1847 and
Sarah Ann Gugin b.12/27/1862. James was the son of George W. Thompson and
Sarah Liston. Sarah Ann was the daughter of James Gugin and Grace Noble.
Children of James and Sarah : Elsie, George and John. Last known to have
resided in Chambers, Nebraska.
Am looking for information on LEWIS EMIL ULRY or EMIL ULRY. He lived in
Page, Nebraska in 1922.
Any information would be greatly appreciated.
Looking for the family of Henry and Jeannie VANHOOSER MITCHELL living at Center Precinct Holt Co NE on the 1880 census, with daughter Nelly. They were no longer in Holt Co by 1900. Would like to know where they went. They came from IA possibly Benton Co., IA to Holt Co by 1878. Family history has them moving to CA then to OR. Unable to locate. Any help greatly appreciated. Have much to share on the VanHooser line. Thanks.
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