Nine Generations

Anna Gutter

Anna Gutter Ewig
F, #243, Deceased, b. about 1886, d. 21 July 1949




Parents



Family: Abraham Ewig (1878-1929)

SonHarry D. Ewig (1902-1965)
DaughterJean Ewig + (1905-1991)
DaughterRose Ewig + (1911-1998)
DaughterDoris Ethel Ewig + (1914-1997)
DaughterGladys Ewig + (1918-2002)
SonLouis Ewig + (1919-2014)
DaughterRegina Ewig + (1921-2014)


RelationshipsGrandmother of Linda Lax


Biography

Birthabout 1886Anna Gutter was born about 1886 in Przemysl, Poland.1,2,3
Name-birthHer birth name was Chana Gutter. before her name was Americanized.2
Marriagecirca 1902Abraham Ewig and she were married circa 1902.1
Name-MarriedHer married name was Anna Ewig.1
Immigration18 February 1910She arrived at Ellis Island in New York on 18 February 1910. They sailed aboard the S.S. President Lincoln1,4
Residence (fam)12 September 1918Abraham Ewig and she were living at 194 Delancey Street in Brooklyn on 12 September 1918.5
Residence (fam)1 June 1925Abraham Ewig and she lived at 30 Goerck Street in New York on 1 June 1925. Goerck Street no longer exists. It was on the Lower East Side in what is now called Soho.6
Residence4 April 1930By 4 April 1930 she was living at 144 Norfolk Street in New York.1
Residence10 April 1940She lived at 156 South Sixth Street in Brooklyn on 10 April 1940.7
Death21 July 1949She died on 21 July 1949 at the State Hospital in Brooklyn.8,9,10,11
Burial22 July 1949She was buried on 22 July 1949 at Mt. Zion Cemetery in Maspeth, Queens County, New York. Her grave is at location 39R, Przemysler Society-2.9
Charts and other referencesEwig Descendancy Chart

Citations

  1. 1930 Federal Census
  2. Passenger Manifest, Merosh Ewig, S.S. President Grant, 18 Feb. 1910
  3. Death Certificate, Anna Ewig Brooklyn Cert. #156-49-313679, filed 22 Jul 1949
  4. Passenger Manifest, Merosh Ewig, S.S. President Lincoln, 18 Feb. 1910
  5. World War I Draft Registration Card, Ancestry on-line; Card Serial #2521
  6. 1925 New York State Census, New York State Archives; Albany, New York; State Population Census Schedules, 1925; Election District: 06; Assembly District: 04; City: New York; County: New York; Page: 65
  7. 1940 Federal Census, Anna Ewig household
  8. Interview, Linda Jacobs/RCJ 20 September 2008
  9. Mt. Zion Cemetery Interment Database, Anna Ewig, buried 22 July 1949
  10. New York City Deaths Index, FHL film #1324925
  11. Death Certificate, Brooklyn Cert. #156-49-313679, filed 22 Jul 1949

Benjamin Nir

M, #247, Living




Parents





Relationships4th great-grandson of Mordechai Eisenberg
1st cousin 2 times removed of Robert Cooper Jacobs


Charts and other referencesEisenberg Descendancy Chart; Glotzer: Glotzer, Grantz, Guterman, Garfinkiel, & Chomentowski Descendancy Chart; Kuperman Descendancy Chart

Jenny Nir

F, #248, Living




Parents





Relationships4th great-granddaughter of Mordechai Eisenberg
1st cousin 2 times removed of Robert Cooper Jacobs


Charts and other referencesEisenberg Descendancy Chart; Glotzer: Glotzer, Grantz, Guterman, Garfinkiel, & Chomentowski Descendancy Chart; Kuperman Descendancy Chart

Gabriella Nir

F, #249, Living




Parents





Relationships4th great-granddaughter of Mordechai Eisenberg
1st cousin 2 times removed of Robert Cooper Jacobs


Charts and other referencesEisenberg Descendancy Chart; Glotzer: Glotzer, Grantz, Guterman, Garfinkiel, & Chomentowski Descendancy Chart; Kuperman Descendancy Chart

Yitzchak Shor

M, #250, Living




Parents





Relationships4th great-grandson of Mordechai Eisenberg
1st cousin 2 times removed of Robert Cooper Jacobs


Charts and other referencesEisenberg Descendancy Chart; Glotzer: Glotzer, Grantz, Guterman, Garfinkiel, & Chomentowski Descendancy Chart; Kuperman Descendancy Chart

Tamara Shor

F, #251, Living




Parents





Relationships4th great-granddaughter of Mordechai Eisenberg
1st cousin 2 times removed of Robert Cooper Jacobs


Charts and other referencesEisenberg Descendancy Chart; Glotzer: Glotzer, Grantz, Guterman, Garfinkiel, & Chomentowski Descendancy Chart; Kuperman Descendancy Chart

Ayelet Shor

M, #252, Living




Parents





Relationships4th great-grandson of Mordechai Eisenberg
1st cousin 2 times removed of Robert Cooper Jacobs


Charts and other referencesEisenberg Descendancy Chart; Glotzer: Glotzer, Grantz, Guterman, Garfinkiel, & Chomentowski Descendancy Chart; Kuperman Descendancy Chart

Alon Shor

M, #253, Living




Parents





Relationships4th great-grandson of Mordechai Eisenberg
1st cousin 2 times removed of Robert Cooper Jacobs


Charts and other referencesEisenberg Descendancy Chart; Glotzer: Glotzer, Grantz, Guterman, Garfinkiel, & Chomentowski Descendancy Chart; Kuperman Descendancy Chart

Jack Hall Owens

M, #254, Living










Eugenia Harkless

F, #255, Living




Parents





RelationshipsSister of Allison Harkless


Samuel Leonard Pardue

M, #256, Living










Jessie Edson

F, #257, Deceased, b. 17 November 1861, d. 18 May 1905




Parents

FatherGardner Martin Edson (1827-1881)
MotherMary Ellen Gillespie (1838-1935)


Family: Henry Anson White (1853-1938)





Biography

Birth17 November 1861Jessie Edson was born on 17 November 1861 in Madison Township, Hancock County, Iowa. The Edson Family history dates her birth as 17 November 18611,2,3
Residence7 June 1870She lived in Lewis Township on 7 June 1870.4
Residencebetween 1871 and 1872She lived in Sabetha between 1871 and 1872.5
Residencefrom 1875 to 1880She lived from 1875 to 1880 in Smith Center, Smith County, Kansas, In 1880 the town was also known as Centre Township.6,7
Anecdote4 July 1876She represented the Goddess of Liberty at Smith County's centennial celebration of American independence.8
Occupation1880She was a school teacher in Smith Center in 1880.9
Bereft20 October 1881She lost her father when Gardner Martin Edson died of a suspected laudanum overdose at Kansas Central Hotel in Smith Center on 20 October 1881. According to the Kansas Free Press, he had been suffering from epilepsy for some years.10,11,12,13,14
Note (fam)about 1882Henry Anson White and Jessie Edson adopted Edith Steele, the daughter of Margaret Maria Gillespie and Charles Steele. Charles Steele died in the same year that Edith was born. Unable to support her, her mother allowed the Whites to adopt her. Edith Steele died in childhood.
Marriage14 February 1883Henry Anson White and she were married on 14 February 1883 in Smith Center, Smith County, Kansas.11
Name-MarriedHer married name was Jessie White.
Residence (fam)1883Henry Anson White and she lived in Lynden in 1883.1
Residence (fam)1 April 1889Henry Anson White and she lived in Whatcom County on 1 April 1889.15
Divorcebetween 1899 and 1902Henry Anson White and she were divorced between 1899 and 1902.
Anecdote2 June 1900Sarah Gillespie was visiting her aunt Jessie Edson White in California when the 1900 census was taken.16
Death18 May 1905She died on 18 May 1905 at age 43 in Lynden, Whatcom County, Washington.3
Burialabout 19 May 1905She was buried about 19 May 1905 at Lynden Cemetery in Lynden. Jessie's headstone is shared with Edith Steel, 1882 - 18913
Charts and other referencesEdson Descendancy Chart

Citations

  1. Edson Genealogical Association, Edson, Family History and Genealogy, Volume III, Gardner Martin Edson entry
  2. 1900 Federal Census
  3. Find A Grave database, Memorial #6661151
  4. 1870 Federal Census
  5. Edson, "Verboden", Letter, Ed Edson to George Burr, 1 November 1940
  6. 1875 Kansas State Census, G.M. Edson
  7. 1850 Federal Census, Smith County, Kansas population schedule, Centre Township, Enumeration District 310, sheet 19, dwelling 80, family 83, National Archives micropublication T9-397 (Gardner M. Edson household).
  8. Hawes, The History of Smith Centre, Kansas, 1871-1971, 45
  9. 1880 Federal Census, NARA film T9-0397, via Find My Past
  10. 1900 Federal Census, Edward Edson
  11. Edson Family Association & Edson Genealogical Association, The Edsonian, Vol. 52, #3, Fall, 2000, p.37
  12. Edson, "Verboden", /miscellaneous/42-11-30 Ed Autobiography#1.tif
  13. Smith County Kansas Pioneer, October 28, 1881, Volume X, Number 2
  14. Kansas Free Press, 28 October 1881, vol. 3, No. 5
  15. Washington State and Territorial Census, 1857 - 1892, Washington. Washington Territorial Census Rolls, 1857-1892. Olympia, Washington: Washington State Archives. Roll: V228_18
  16. 1900 Federal Census, Jessie E. Edson

David Christopher Holmes

David Holmes
M, #258, Deceased, b. 24 January 1873, d. 13 June 1955




Parents

FatherHenry Holmes (1835-1914)
MotherMary Jane Garret (1840-1888)


Family 1: Lillie Beck (1880-1944)

DaughterLeona Holmes + (1898-1991)
DaughterIva Holmes (1902-1915)
DaughterVerna Holmes (1904-1993)
DaughterElvira Holmes + (1910-1998)

Family 2: Catherine Leese (1879-1963)





Biography

NoteAccording to the 1910 federal census, his mother and father were born in England.
Birth24 January 1873David Christopher Holmes was born on 24 January 1873 in Rock Valley, Sioux County, Iowa.1,2,3,4,5,6,7
Child1885David, George, Sarah, Mary, Charles, Robert, Pheabe, and Elizabeth, as Henry Holmes and Mary Jane Garret's children, lived with them in Rock Valley in 1885.8
Occupationfrom 1896 to 1900He was a barber.3,9,5,6
Marriage10 July 1896He and Lillie Beck were married on 10 July 1896 in Alvord, Lyon County, Iowa.3,10,6
Residence (fam)5 June 1900David and Lillie lived in Alvord, Doon Township, Lyon County, Iowa, on 5 June 1900.3
Occupation1910In 1910 he worked as a house carpenter in Iowa.9
Residence (fam)from 1910 to 1920Lillie, as Lillie's wife, lived with him in Odessa from 1910 to 1920.9,11,1
Occupationfrom 1918 to 1920From 1918 to 1920 David Christopher Holmes was a county game warden in Lincoln County.1,4
Description12 September 1918The World War I draft board in Odessa described David as "medium height, stout build, blue eyes, light hair" on 12 September 1918.4
Occupation1930In 1930 David Christopher Holmes he worked as a house carpenter.2
Residence1930He lived in Opportunity, Spokane County, Washington, in 1930.2
Marriage15 March 1946He and Catherine Leese were married on 15 March 1946 at a Unitarian Church in Spokane.12
Residence1955He lived at 8816 Eighth Ave., N.E., in Seattle in 1955.5
Death13 June 1955David died of tuberculosis on 13 June 1955 in Seattle at age 82.13,14,5
Cremation15 June 1955He was cremated on 15 June 1955 at Butterworth Chapel in Seattle.5
NoteA newspaper obituary said he has a "sister in the East;" she is unknown so far.

Citations

  1. 1920 Federal Census
  2. 1930 Federal Census
  3. 1900 Federal Census
  4. World War I Draft Registration Card, Lincoln County, Washington; Roll: 1991655; Draft Board: 0.
  5. Newspaper, Obituary, Seattle Daily Times, 14 June 1955
  6. Marriage Certificate, Lyon County Register of Marriages, Vol. 2, p.65
  7. 1885 Iowa Census, David Holmes
  8. 1885 Iowa Census, Microfilm of Iowa State Censuses, 1856, 1885, 1895, 1905, 1915, 1925 (Ancestry On-line)
  9. 1910 Federal Census
  10. Iowa Marriages, 1809-1992, David Holmes & Lillie Beck, Family Search on-line, source film 1434690
  11. World War I Draft Registration Card, David Christopher Holmes
  12. Marriage Certificate, King County Marriage Certificate Series A #123951, filed 21 March 1946
  13. Washington Death Index 1940-2014, David Christopher Holmes, Film #2033535; Image #648
  14. Telephone Interview, Janet-JeanEdson & RCJ, 19 July 2009

Lillie Beck

Lillie Beck Holmes
F, #259, Deceased, b. May 1880, d. 27 June 1944




Parents

FatherGeorge Augustus Lauritz Beck (1838-1930)
MotherMargretha Jensen (1844-1922)


Family: David Christopher Holmes (1873-1955)

DaughterLeona Holmes + (1898-1991)
DaughterIva Holmes (1902-1915)
DaughterVerna Holmes (1904-1993)
DaughterElvira Holmes + (1910-1998)




Biography

BirthMay 1880Lillie Beck was born in May 1880 in Sac County, Iowa, the Iowa marriage index says 1878, but her marriage certificate is dated 1880. The 1900 census says she was born in Iowa and her parents in Germany.1,2,3
Residence1885She lived in Meadow, Plymouth County, Iowa, in 1885.4
Marriage10 July 1896David Christopher Holmes and she were married on 10 July 1896 in Alvord, Lyon County, Iowa.1,2,5
Name-MarriedHer married name was Lillie Holmes.
Residence (fam)5 June 1900Lillie and David lived in Alvord, Doon Township, Lyon County, Iowa, on 5 June 1900.1
Residence (fam)from 1910 to 1920Lillie, as David's wife, lived with him in Odessa from 1910 to 1920.6,7,8
mother of bride20 May 1919As the mother of bride, she attended the wedding of Cecil and Leona in Spokane on 20 May 19198,9
Death27 June 1944She died on 27 June 1944 in Opportunity, Spokane County, Washington, at age 64; the Washington death index spells her first name as "Lily."10

Citations

  1. 1900 Federal Census
  2. Iowa Marriages, 1809-1992, David Holmes & Lillie Beck, Family Search on-line, source film 1434690
  3. Marriage Certificate, Lyon County Register of Marriages, Vol. 2, p.65; David C. Holmes and Lillie Beck
  4. 1885 Iowa Census
  5. Marriage Certificate, Lyon County Register of Marriages, Vol. 2, p.65
  6. 1910 Federal Census
  7. World War I Draft Registration Card, David Christopher Holmes
  8. 1920 Federal Census
  9. Marriage Certificate, Database: Spokane County Marriage Records. ONLINE. 2006. Source: Spokane County Marriage Certificates, Book A, 1880-1887; Marriage Returns, 1891-1907, and Marriage Certificates, 1887-1974. Washington State Archives, Eastern Regional Branch.
  10. Washington Death Index 1940-2014