Ida (?)1

F, #27781, b. June 1858
Last Edited26 Oct 2016
     She was born in June 1858 at Minnesota, USA.1 Ida married John T Trafford circa 1879.1

Census Data

     Ida Trafford and John T Trafford appeared on the 1900 U.S. Federal Census of Sycamore, Sycamore Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois, enumerated 7 June 1900, enumerated as a gardener. Their son Willie was listed as living with them.1

Ida Trafford and John T Trafford appeared on the 1910 U.S. Federal Census of Sycamore, Sycamore Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois, enumerated 23 April 1910, enumerated as a fruit merchant. Their son Will was listed as living with them.2

Family

John T Trafford b. Aug 1851
Child

Citations

  1. [S3824] John T Trafford household, June 7, 1900 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Sycamore, DeKalb, Illinois; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 20, Ancestry.com Roll: T623.
  2. [S3954] John T Trafford household, Apr 23, 1910 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Ward 1, Sycamore, Dekalb, Illinois; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 0039, Ancestry.com Roll: T624_285; Image: 108; FHL microfilm: 1374298.

Joyce Marjorie Beamish1

F, #27782, b. 16 July 1931, d. 4 August 2000
Father*Harold Leroy Beamish3 b. 26 Dec 1899, d. 29 Aug 1980
Mother*Mary E Renwick2,3 b. c 1903
Relationship4th cousin of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited19 Jun 2019
     She was born on 16 July 1931 at Aurora, Aurora Twp., Kane County, Illinois, USA.2,3
     She died on 4 August 2000 at her home at Madison, Dane County, Wisconsin, USA, at age 69.3,1
     The following selected information is extracted from her obituary. Survivor(s): Dorothy Kurtz, Edward Kurtz and Herbert Renwick. Predeceased: Ron Renwick.1
     See the footnotes below for a link to her on-line obituary that appeared Wisconsin State Journal published in Madison, Wisconsin, 5 August 2000 .1

     In the obituary of Dorothy D Kurtz who died 28 February 2008, Dorothy's sister, Joyce Steinmetz was listed as predeceased.4

Citations

  1. [S9787] Obituaries: Steinmetz, Joyce B., Wisconsin State Journal, Madison, Wisconsin, Aug 5, 2000, Page 8, column viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Joyce Marjorie Steinmetz née Beamish; continued. Hereinafter cited as Wisconsin State Journal.
  2. [S3826] Mary R and Joyce M Beamish entry; General Alexander M Patch Passenger List, 24 Oct 1950, Mary R Beamish & Joyce M Beamish; in New Yoirk Passenger Lists; Microfilm Serial: T715; (Washington, D.C: National Archives and Records Administration), Microfilm Roll: T715_7906; Line: 16; ; Page Number: 245.
  3. [S4199] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., Joyce Beamish Steinmetz.
  4. [S3989] Obituary - Dorothy D Kurtz, Peioria Journal Star, Peioria, Illinois, Sep 4 2008 viewed at www.legacy.com, Obituary: Dorothy D. Kurtz. Hereinafter cited as Peioria Journal Star.

Alice A (?)1,2,3

F, #27783, b. February 1863
Last Edited23 Oct 2016
     She was born in February 1863 at Illinois, USA.1,2,3,4 Alice married George A Bryan circa 1892.4,3,2,1

Census Data

     Alice A Bryan and George A Bryan appeared on the 1900 U.S. Federal Census of Mayfield Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois, enumerated 12 June 1900, enumerated as a farmer. Their children Ruth A and Mary A were listed as living with them.3
Alice Bryan and George Bryan appeared on the 1910 U.S. Federal Census of Mayfield Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois, enumerated 22 April 1910, enumerated as a farmer, in the next household to H H Renwick. Their children Ruth and Mary were listed as living with them.4
Alice A Bryan and George A Bryan appeared on the 1920 U.S. Federal Census of Sycamore, Sycamore Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois, enumerated 14 January 1920, enumerated as a ? merchange (grocery and fruit). Their household also included their daughter and son-in-law, Mary A Collier and Clayton D Collier. There was no occupation recorded for Clayton.2

Alice appeared on the 1930 U.S. Federal Census of Cedar County, Nebraska, in the household of Claton D Collier and Mary Collier.1
     In the 1900 census they had been married 8 years and in 1910 census they had been married for 18 years. In the 1930 ecnsus, they reported that George was 26 when they married, and Alice was 29.5
     Mrs George Bryan was referenced in a newspaper article about Walter Renwick and Mary Renwick on 11 September 1923.6

Family

George A Bryan b. Jan 1866
MarriageAlice married George A Bryan circa 1892.4,3,2,1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S3827] Claton D Collier household, Apr 23, 1930 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Precinct 18, Cedar, Nebraska; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 14-25, Ancestry.com Roll: 1268; Image: 637.0; Family History Library Film: 2341003.
  2. [S3829] George A Bryan household, Jan 14, 1920 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Ward 4, Sycamore, DeKalb, Illinois; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 47, Ancestry.com Roll: T625_303; Image: 542.
  3. [S3830] George A Bryan household, June 12, 1900 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Mayfield, DeKalb, Illinois; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 11., Ancestry.com Roll: T623.
  4. [S3831] George Bryan household, Apr 22, 1910 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Mayfield, DeKalb, Illinois; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 0028, Ancestry.com Roll: T624_284; Image: 964; FHL Number: 1374297.
  5. [S2] Personal knowledge/research of Rick Moffat (Mesa, AZ 85207).
  6. [S7030] Society, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, Illinois, 11 Sep 1923, Page 3, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Renwick Reunion; continued. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.

Mary A Bryan1,2

F, #27784, b. October 1895
Father*George A Bryan3,1,2,4 b. Jan 1866
Mother*Alice A (?)3,1,2,4 b. Feb 1863
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited23 Aug 2017
     She was born in October 1895 at Illinois, USA.3,1,2,4 Mary married Clayton Daniel Collier in 1919.3,1,5

Census Data

     Mary A appeared on the 1900 Federal Census Mayfield Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois in the household of her parents, George A Bryan and Alice A Bryan.2

Mary appeared on the 1910 Federal Census Mayfield Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois in the household of her parents, George Bryan and Alice Bryan.4

Mary A appeared on the 1920 U.S. Federal Census of Sycamore, Sycamore Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois, in the household of George A Bryan and Alice A Bryan.1

Mary Collier and Claton D Collier appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of Cedar County, Nebraska, enumerated 23 April 1930, enumerated as a farmer on a general farm. Their household also included her parents George Bryan and Alice Bryan.3
     In the obituary of Clayton Collier who died 12 December 1939, his wife, Mary Bryan was listed as a survivor.5

Family

Clayton Daniel Collier b. 16 Aug 1893, d. 12 Dec 1939
Marriage*Mary married Clayton Daniel Collier in 1919.3,1,5 

Citations

  1. [S3829] George A Bryan household, Jan 14, 1920 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Ward 4, Sycamore, DeKalb, Illinois; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 47, Ancestry.com Roll: T625_303; Image: 542.
  2. [S3830] George A Bryan household, June 12, 1900 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Mayfield, DeKalb, Illinois; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 11., Ancestry.com Roll: T623.
  3. [S3827] Claton D Collier household, Apr 23, 1930 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Precinct 18, Cedar, Nebraska; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 14-25, Ancestry.com Roll: 1268; Image: 637.0; Family History Library Film: 2341003.
  4. [S3831] George Bryan household, Apr 22, 1910 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Mayfield, DeKalb, Illinois; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 0028, Ancestry.com Roll: T624_284; Image: 964; FHL Number: 1374297.
  5. [S7031] Collier Dies Tuesday From Long Illness, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, IL, Dec 14, 1939, Page 2, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Clayton Collier. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.

Clayton Daniel Collier1,2

M, #27785, b. 16 August 1893, d. 12 December 1939
Father*D O Collier3
Mother*Elva Drake3
Last Edited6 Jul 2019
     He was born on 16 August 1893 at Randolph, Nebraska, USA.4,1,2 Alternatively, he was born on 14 August 1891 at Randolph, Nebraska, USA.3 Clayton married Mary A Bryan in 1919.4,2,3
     He died on 12 December 1939 in a local hospital at South Sioux City, Dakota County, Nebraska, USA, at age 46.3
     The following selected information is extracted from his obituary. Survivor(s): Mary Bryan. Predeceased: D O Collier and Elva Drake.3 Clayton Daniel Collier was buried on 14 December 1939 at Nebraska, USA.3

Census Data

     Clayton D appeared on the 1920 U.S. Federal Census of Sycamore, Sycamore Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois, in the household of George A Bryan and Alice A Bryan.2

Claton D Collier and Mary Collier appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of Cedar County, Nebraska, enumerated 23 April 1930, enumerated as a farmer on a general farm. Their household also included her parents George Bryan and Alice Bryan.4
     Clayton Daniel Collier registered for the draft in June 1917 at Cedar County, Nebraska, USA. It shows that he was single and a farmer..1
     The following obituary appeared Daily Chronicle published in DeKalb, Illinois 14 December 1939:
Collier Dies Tuesday From Long Illness
Mrs. Richard Valentine yesterday received word that her brother-in-law, Clayton Collier, died Tuesday afternoon in a hospital in Sioux City, Neb. He had been in poor health for several months.

He was born in Randolph, Neb., August 14, 1891. His parents, Mr. and Mrs. D. 0. Collier, lived here for a time later in life but Clayton was here only on visits, having remained in Nebraska most of his life. His mother was the former Elva Drake who once lived in Mayfield. His father died in Sycamore ten years ago and his mother has also preceded him in death.

He is survived by his wife, the former Mary Bryan whom he married in 1919, and a fifteen year old daughter. Ruth Ellen. Funeral services were held this afternoon in Randolph, Neb. He had lived in Randolph since his marriage.3


Family

Mary A Bryan b. Oct 1895
Marriage*Clayton married Mary A Bryan in 1919.4,2,3 

Citations

  1. [S4448] World War I Draft Registration, online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6482, Name: Clayton Daniel Collier. Hereinafter cited as WWI Draft Registration.
  2. [S3829] George A Bryan household, Jan 14, 1920 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Ward 4, Sycamore, DeKalb, Illinois; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 47, Ancestry.com Roll: T625_303; Image: 542.
  3. [S7031] Collier Dies Tuesday From Long Illness, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, IL, Dec 14, 1939, Page 2, column 4 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Clayton Collier. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.
  4. [S3827] Claton D Collier household, Apr 23, 1930 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Precinct 18, Cedar, Nebraska; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 14-25, Ancestry.com Roll: 1268; Image: 637.0; Family History Library Film: 2341003.

Ruth Ann Bryan1

F, #27787, b. October 1892, d. 1961
Father*George A Bryan2,3 b. Jan 1866
Mother*Alice A (?)2,3 b. Feb 1863
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited24 Oct 2016
     She was born in October 1892 at Illinois, USA.2,3,4 Ruth married Richard Milton Valentine on 23 May 1912.5,6,7,8 Ruth Ann Bryan was buried at Elmwood Cemetery, Sycamore, Sycamore Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois, USA.4
     She died in 1961.4

Census Data

     Ruth A appeared on the 1900 Federal Census Mayfield Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois in the household of her parents, George A Bryan and Alice A Bryan.2

Ruth appeared on the 1910 Federal Census Mayfield Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois in the household of her parents, George Bryan and Alice Bryan.3
Ruth B Valentine and Richard M Valentine appeared on the 1930 U.S. Federal Census of Sycamore, Cortland Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois, at Ward 2, enumerated 3 May 1930, enumerated as operating an annealing furnace for a wire company. Their children Howard G and James D were listed as living with them.8
     Mrs Richard Valentine was referenced in a newspaper article about Walter Renwick and Mary Renwick on 11 September 1923.6
     In the obituary of Richard Milton Valentine who died 27 April 1950, Richard's wife, Ruth Bryan was listed as a survivor.7
     Mrs Ruth Valentine was referenced in the engagement announcement of an unknown person on 21 June 1951 at Daily Chronicle; Mrs. Laurana Buzzell announces the engagement of her daughter, Marjorie, to Robert Valentine, son of Mrs. Ruth Valentine, all of Sycamore. The wedding date has not been set but is planned for sometime in September.9

Family

Richard Milton Valentine b. 2 Dec 1885, d. 27 Apr 1950
MarriageRuth married Richard Milton Valentine on 23 May 1912.5,6,7,8 
Children

Citations

  1. [S6864] Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899 - 2011 , Ancestry.com, Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899 - 2011; "Based upon the Indiana State Board of Health. Death Certificates, 1900–2011. NOTE: this ancestry.com database includes images of the individual death certificates"; cited as "Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899 - 2011., James D. Valentine.
  2. [S3830] George A Bryan household, June 12, 1900 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Mayfield, DeKalb, Illinois; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 11., Ancestry.com Roll: T623.
  3. [S3831] George Bryan household, Apr 22, 1910 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Mayfield, DeKalb, Illinois; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 0028, Ancestry.com Roll: T624_284; Image: 964; FHL Number: 1374297.
  4. [S4199] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., Ruth B. Valentine
    Grave marker transcription:
    Ruth B. Valentine     1892 - 1961.
  5. [S4199] "Find A Grave", online Find A Grave search page: Richard M Valentine
    Grave marker transcription:
    Richard M Valentine     1885 - 1950.
  6. [S7030] Society, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, Illinois, 11 Sep 1923, Page 3, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Renwick Reunion; continued. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.
  7. [S7032] Old Resident Dies Thursday in Hospital, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, Illinois, Apr 28, 1950, Page 6, column 2 viewed at Newspapers.com, Obituary: Richard Milton Valentine. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.
  8. [S7035] Richard M Valentine household, May 3, 1930 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Ward 2, Sycamore (city), Cortland, DeKalb, Illinois; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 0006, Ancestry.com Roll: 510; Image: 95.0; FHL microfilm: 2340245.
  9. [S7040] Sycamore Society, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, IL, Jun 21, 1951, Page 6, column 6 viewed at Newspapers.com. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.
  10. [S7033] Death in Japs Prison Areas It Is Learned, The Daily Chronicle, De Kalb, IL, Oct 3, 1945, Page 2, column 3 viewed at Newspapers.com, Pfc. Richard (sic) Valentine death confirmed. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.

John Shaw1

M, #27788, b. December 1824
Last Edited5 Apr 2012
     He was born in December 1824 at Pennsylvania, USA.1

Census Data

     John appeared on the 1900 U.S. Federal Census of Mayfield Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois, in the household of James S Shaw and Mary H Shaw.1

Family

Child

Citations

  1. [S3833] James S Shaw household, June 16, 1900 U.S. Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Mayfield, DeKalb, Illinois; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 11., Ancestry.com Roll: T623.

Donald M Gardner1

M, #27792, b. circa 1910
Father*Jesse M Gardner2,1 b. 1875 or 1876, d. 1966
Mother*Sarah R Weitzel2,1,3 b. c 1890, d. 1 Oct 1985
Relationship4th cousin of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited18 Oct 2016
     He was born circa 1910 at Illinois, USA.2,1

Census Data

     Donald M appeared on the 1920 Federal Census of DeKalb, DeKalb Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois in the household of his parents, Jess M Gardner and Sarah R Gardner.1

Donald appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of Sycamore, Sycamore Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois in the household of his parents, Jesse Gardner and Sarah Gardner, listed as a painter in the building trade.2
     He also went by the name of Don.4
     In the obituary of Sarah R Weitzel who died 1 October 1985, Sarah's son, Donald M Gardner was listed as a survivor.3
     In the obituary of William C Gardner who died 31 May 2005, William's brother, Don Gardner was listed as predeceased.4

Citations

  1. [S3837] Jess M Gardner household, Jan 1920 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Ward 1, DeKalb, DeKalb, Illinois; Page: 15A; Enumeration District: 20, Ancestry.com Roll: T625_303; Image: 56.
  2. [S3836] Jesse Gardner household, Apr 21, 1930 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Sycamore, Dekalb, Illinois; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 19-4, Ancestry.com Roll: 510; Image: 72.0; Family History Library Film: 2340245.
  3. [S7001] Sarah R. Gardner, Sycamore News, Sycamore, IL, Oct 30, 1985 viewed at Joiner History Room Home Page, Sarah R. Gardner. Hereinafter cited as Sycamore News.
  4. [S7000] William C. Gardner, DeKalb Chronicle, DeKalb, Illinois, 2 June 2005 viewed at Joiner History Room Obituary Database, Obituary: William C. Gardner. Hereinafter cited as DeKalb Chronicle.

William C Gardner1,2,3

M, #27793, b. 6 November 1914, d. 31 May 2005
Father*Jesse M Gardner4,1 b. 1875 or 1876, d. 1966
Mother*Sarah R Weitzel4,1,5 b. c 1890, d. 1 Oct 1985
Relationship4th cousin of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited9 Jun 2020
     He was born on 6 November 1914 at Ventura, Cerro Gordo County, Iowa, USA.4,1,2,3 William married Edith Elizabeth Cornwall on 31 July 1937 at the Methodist parsonage, St. Charles, Illinois, USA.2,6,3,7
     He died on 31 May 2005 at DeKalb County Rehab & Nursing Center, DeKalb, DeKalb County, Illinois, USA, at age 90.2,3
     The following selected information is extracted from his obituary. Survivor(s): Larry Gardner. Predeceased: Jesse Gardner, Sarah Gardner, Edith Elizabeth Cornwall, Don Gardner, Dorothy and Sadie.3 William C Gardner was buried on 4 June 2005 at Ohio Grove Cemetery, Cortland Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois, USA.2

Census Data

     William C appeared on the 1920 Federal Census of DeKalb, DeKalb Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois in the household of his parents, Jess M Gardner and Sarah R Gardner.1

William appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of Sycamore, Sycamore Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois in the household of his parents, Jesse Gardner and Sarah Gardner.4
     The following newspaper article appeared in the Sycamore, Illinois True Republican 4 August 1937 :
Saturday, July 31, at three p.m., the wedding of Miss Edith Cornwall of this city and William Gardner, son of Mr. and Mrs. Jesse Gardner, also of Sycamore, was quietly solemnized at the Methodist parsonage in St. Charles with the Rev. Stephenson officiating. The bride was attractively attired in a blue ensemble with white accessories and wore a corsage of larkspur and baby breath. After the service they went to Chicago for a brief honeymoon. They will make their home for the present with the groom's parents.6

     In the obituary of Sarah R Weitzel who died 1 October 1985, Sarah's son, William C Gardner was listed as a survivor.5
     In the obituary of Edith Elizabeth Gardner who died 19 October 1996, Edith's husband, William Gardner was listed as a survivor.7
     See the footnotes below for a link to his on-line obituary that appeared DeKalb Chronicle published in DeKalb, Illinois, 2 June 2005 .3

     In the obituary of Larry W Gardner who died 2 March 2006, Larry's father, William C Gardner was listed as predeceased.8

Family

Edith Elizabeth Cornwall b. 26 Oct 1916, d. 19 Oct 1996
Marriage*William married Edith Elizabeth Cornwall on 31 July 1937 at the Methodist parsonage, St. Charles, Illinois, USA.2,6,3,7 
Child

Citations

  1. [S3837] Jess M Gardner household, Jan 1920 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Ward 1, DeKalb, DeKalb, Illinois; Page: 15A; Enumeration District: 20, Ancestry.com Roll: T625_303; Image: 56.
  2. [S4199] Find A Grave memorial page , Find A Grave, Find A Grave search page; "A database submitted by individuals supposedly of cemetery interments, often from grave memorials or cemetery records and often supplemented by other information, generally without identification of the sources except when a tombstone photo is included."; cited as "Find A Grave., http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi
    William C. Gardner.
  3. [S7000] William C. Gardner, DeKalb Chronicle, DeKalb, Illinois, 2 June 2005 viewed at Joiner History Room Obituary Database, Obituary: William C. Gardner. Hereinafter cited as DeKalb Chronicle.
  4. [S3836] Jesse Gardner household, Apr 21, 1930 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Sycamore, Dekalb, Illinois; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 19-4, Ancestry.com Roll: 510; Image: 72.0; Family History Library Film: 2340245.
  5. [S7001] Sarah R. Gardner, Sycamore News, Sycamore, IL, Oct 30, 1985 viewed at Joiner History Room Home Page, Sarah R. Gardner. Hereinafter cited as Sycamore News.
  6. [S5973] Society and Club Activities, True Republican, Sycamore, Illinois, Aug 4, 1937, Page 2, column 3 viewed at Illinois Digital Newspaper Collection, Wedding: Gardner--Cornwall. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.
  7. [S7002] Edith E. Gardner, undated newspaper clipping, DeKalb, Illinois, about Oct 21, 1996 viewed at Joiner History Room Obituary Database, Edith E. Gardner. Hereinafter cited as undated newspaper clipping.
  8. [S7003] Larry W. Gardner, DeKalb Chronicle, DeKalb, Illinois, Mar 3, 2006 viewed at Joiner History Room Obituary Database, Larry W. Gardner. Hereinafter cited as DeKalb Chronicle.

Betty Lorraine Hubbard1,2

F, #27794, b. 21 April 1926, d. 1 June 2004
Father*Richard Franklin Hubbard1,2 b. 28 Mar 1905, d. 12 Sep 1958
Mother*Sadie Matilda Gardner1,2 b. 1904 or 1905, d. b 1 Oct 1985
Relationship4th cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited19 Sep 2017
     She was born on 21 April 1926 at Sycamore, Sycamore Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois, USA.1,2,3,4
     She died on 1 June 2004 at Pine Acres Care Center, DeKalb, DeKalb Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois, USA, at age 78.5,3,4 Betty Lorraine Hubbard was buried on 3 June 2004 at Elmwood Cemetery, Manteno, Kankakee County, Illinois, USA.2,4

Census Data

     Betty Lorraine Hubbard appeared on the 1930 U.S. Federal Census of Sycamore, DeKalb Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois, in the household of Richard Franklin Hubbard.1
     The following newspaper article appeared in the Sycamore, Illinois True Republican 13 March 1945 :
Locals and Personals
Mrs. Betty Gould of Rockford flew over Sycamore the other Sunday afternoon about 5:30 o'clock. She was doing solo flying. Mrs. Gould is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Hubbard of this city. She is a member of the Civil Air Patrol in Rockford and is training to be a Ferry Command. She has been in training a year and will soon receive her pilot's license, after which, she will fly planes anywhere.6
Betty Lorraine Hubbard was a witness from the Sycamore True Republican
Tuesday, October 09, 1945
Page: 1

Eugene Hubbard Injured at Work

Eugene Hubbard, 16 year old son of the Richard Hubbards of Sycamore and who is employed by John Niewold in carpentry work received a painful leg injury Friday morning while at work on the erecting of a house in Harmony, Ill. He had been using the electric saw and when he shut the power off, his leg touched the saw before it had entirely stopped running, causing a deep laceration from the ankle to the knee. The injured young man was rushed to the St. Joseph hospital at Belvidere, where he is receiving medical care.

His mother and sister, Mrs. William Gould of Rockford have been with him much of the time since the accident and report him resting more comfortable.7
     The following newspaper article appeared in the Sycamore, Illinois True Republican 11 October 1946 :
Locals and Personals
Mrs. Betty Gould, daughter of the Richard Hubbards of this city, left Monday for Los Angeles, Calif., where she plans to remain indefinitely. Mrs. Gould is troubled greatly with asthma, and it is hoped tthe change of climate will be beneficial to her.8
She was a witness from the Sycamore True Republican, Tuesday, December 16, 1947, Page 5:

Locals and Personals

Mr. and Mrs. Richard Hubbard and daughters, Mrs. Betty Gould and Dorothy of this city are entraining Sunday for New Orleans, La., where they are planning to stay indefinitely. They will make temporary headquarters with Mrs. Hubbard's sister, Mrs. Richard Terhune and husband, who reside there. Mrs. Gould has not been well for some time, and it is hoped the change in climate will benefit her. During their absence, they have sublet their home on West Exchange street to Mr. and Mrs. Bob Thompson, who will move there the first of the week.9
     The following newspaper article appeared in the Sycamore, Illinois True Republican 2 November 1948 :
Locals and Personals
Mrs. Betty Hubbard Gould of New Orleans, La., arrived here Thursday and is spending a few days with her grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Jesse Gardner and friends.10

     The following newspaper article appeared in the Sycamore, Illinois True Republican 17 January 1950 :
Locals and Personals
Mr. and Mrs. Walter Patch (nee Betty Hubbard) of Sycamore, are now residing in Corpus Christi, Texas. Their home had been in Maple Park, where he and his father operated a garage, but due to Mrs. Patch's health they were obliged to change climate. Enroute there they stopped at New Orleans, La. for a few days to visit her aunt, Mrs. Richard Terhuen.11
She was a witness from the Sycamore True Republican, Friday, May 19, 1950, Page 4:

Richard Hubbards to Celebrate Their Silver Anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Richard Hubbard of 441 West Exchange street, well known and respected Sycamore residents will celebrate their silver wedding anniversary next Sunday, May 21, by holding open house to their friends and relatives at their home, both afternoon and evening. The afternoon hours are to be 2 to 5 o'clock and in the evening, from 7 to 9. The festive event is being sponsored by their children, Mrs. Betty Patch, Miss Dorothy Hubbard and Eugene Hubbard, who is in the Navy.

Mr. and Mrs. Hubbard were married at the First Baptist church in Sycamore by the Rev. Walters. With the exception of one year, they have lived in their entire married life in Sycamore. Mrs. Hubbard is the former Sadie Gardner, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Jesse Gardner.12 She was listed as a witness to the marriage of Donald Ray Wolfe and Dorothy Elaine Hubbard on 12 October 1957 at Federated Church, Sycamore, Sycamore Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois, USA.13,14
     In the obituary of Richard F. Hubbard who died 12 September 1958, Richard's daughter, Betty Hubbard was listed as a survivor.15 She witnessed the baptism of Michelle Annette Wolfe on 9 August 1959 at Federated Church, Sycamore, Sycamore Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois, USA.16

Citations

  1. [S3838] Richard J Hubbard household, 21 Apr 1930 US Federal Census, Provo, Utah, USA, Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 19-8, Ancestry.com Roll: 510; Image: 119.0; Family History Library Film: 2340245., Richard Hubbard household.
  2. [S3839] Betty L. Hubbard, Daily Chronicle, DeKalb, Illinois, June 2, 2004, viewed on-line viewed at Ancestry.com, Betty L Hubbard. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.
  3. [S537] U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, online 1935-2014, Name: Betty L. Hubbard. Hereinafter cited as SSDI.
  4. [S3840] U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca. 1775-2006, online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8750, Name: Betty Hubbard. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca. 1775-2006.
  5. [S3839] Daily Chronicle, June 2, 2004, viewed on-line, from The Daily Chronicle in DeKalb:
    Betty L Hubbard.
  6. [S4167] Locals and Personals, True Republican, Sycamore, Illinois, 13 Mar 1945, Page 3 viewed at Illinois Digital Newspaper Collection. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.
  7. [S4160] Eugene Hubbard Injured at Work, True Republican, Sycamore, Illinois, 9 Oct 1945, Page 1 viewed at Illinois Digital Newspaper Collection. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.
  8. [S4168] Locals and Personals, True Republican, Sycamore, Illinois, 11 Oct 1945, Page 5 viewed at Illinois Digital Newspaper Collection. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.
  9. [S4163] Locals and Personals, True Republican, Sycamore, Illinois, 16 Dec 1947, Page 5 viewed at Illinois Digital Newspaper Collection. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.
  10. [S4166] Locals and Personals, True Republican, Sycamore, Illinois, 2 Nov 1948, Page 5 viewed at Illinois Digital Newspaper Collection. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.
  11. [S4165] Locals and Personals, True Republican, Sycamore, Illinois, 15 Feb 1944, Page 43 viewed at Illinois Digital Newspaper Collection. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.
  12. [S4162] Richard Hubbards to Celebrate Their Silver Anniversary, True Republican, Sycamore, Illinois, 19 May 1950, Page 4 viewed at Illinois Digital Newspaper Collection. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.
  13. [S3839] Daily Chronicle, June 2, 2004, viewed on-line, Betty L Hubbard
    Don Wolfe predeceased his sister-in-law Betty.
  14. [S4154] Dorothy Hubbard Becomes Bride of Donald Wolfe, True Republican, Sycamore, Illinois, 15 Oct 1957, Page 2 viewed at Illinois Digital Newspaper Collection. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.
  15. [S4155] Rites Held Monday for R. F. Hubbard, True Republican, Sycamore, Illinois, 16 Sep 1958, Page 1 viewed at Illinois Digital Newspaper Collection, Rites Held Monday for R. F. Hubbard. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.
  16. [S4157] Societies and Clubs, True Republican, Sycamore, Illinois, 14 Aug 1959, Page 4 viewed at Illinois Digital Newspaper Collection. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.

Jesse Eugene Hubbard1,2

M, #27795, b. circa 1929, d. before 1 June 2004
Father*Richard Franklin Hubbard1,3,4 b. 28 Mar 1905, d. 12 Sep 1958
Mother*Sadie Matilda Gardner1,3 b. 1904 or 1905, d. b 1 Oct 1985
Relationship4th cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited26 Oct 2016
     He was born circa 1929.4 Jesse Eugene Hubbard was engaged in December 1949; from the Sycamore True Republican, Tuesday, January 17, 1950, Page 4:

To Wed in Spring

Miss Dorothy Mihm, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Carl Summers of DeKalb, whose engagement was announced at Christmas time, to Eugene Hubbard S.N.G.M., son of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Hubbard of Sycamore. The wedding is to be an event his coming spring.

Eigene is serving in the United States Navy and is stationed at Norfolk, Va. The major part of his time, he is on the water, on a destroyer. He will complete his three years of service next spring. Photo courtesy General Electric News, DeKalb.

[Note that I have not found evidence that a marriage occurred.]5
     He died before 1 June 2004.1
     He also went by the name of Eugene.4 He also went by the name of Curly or Curley.1,3
     From the Sycamore True Republican
Tuesday, October 09, 1945
Page: 1

Eugene Hubbard Injured at Work

Eugene Hubbard, 16 year old son of the Richard Hubbards of Sycamore and who is employed by John Niewold in carpentry work received a painful leg injury Friday morning while at work on the erecting of a house in Harmony, Ill. He had been using the electric saw and when he shut the power off, his leg touched the saw before it had entirely stopped running, causing a deep laceration from the ankle to the knee. The injured young man was rushed to the St. Joseph hospital at Belvidere, where he is receiving medical care.

His mother and sister, Mrs. William Gould of Rockford have been with him much of the time since the accident and report him resting more comfortable.4 He was a witness from the Sycamore True Republican, Friday, May 19, 1950, Page 4:

Richard Hubbards to Celebrate Their Silver Anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Richard Hubbard of 441 West Exchange street, well known and respected Sycamore residents will celebrate their silver wedding anniversary next Sunday, May 21, by holding open house to their friends and relatives at their home, both afternoon and evening. The afternoon hours are to be 2 to 5 o'clock and in the evening, from 7 to 9. The festive event is being sponsored by their children, Mrs. Betty Patch, Miss Dorothy Hubbard and Eugene Hubbard, who is in the Navy.

Mr. and Mrs. Hubbard were married at the First Baptist church in Sycamore by the Rev. Walters. With the exception of one year, they have lived in their entire married life in Sycamore. Mrs. Hubbard is the former Sadie Gardner, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Jesse Gardner.6
     From the Sycamore True Republican, Friday, August 24, 1951, Page 1:

Jess Hubbard is Given Discharge

Jess Eugene Hubbard, better known as "Curley," and son of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Hubbard of Sycamore, have received his honorable discharge from the navy, following four years of active duty, during which time, he has been in the harbors of 15 foreign countries. His future plans are not decided. He came home two weeks ago.

Upon his arrival, his parents and sister, Dorothy, were away on a vacation tour through several southern and southwestern states, including Corpus Christi, Texas where they visited the William Gardners, former local residents. The Gardners and they enjoyed an interesting trip into Old Mexico. In New Orleans, they were guests of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Terhune. The local family came home Sunday night and were happily surprised on being met that the door by "Curley."3
     In the obituary of Richard Edward Hubbard who died 20 February 1956, Richard's father, Jesse Eugene Hubbard was listed as a survivor.7 He was listed as a witness to the marriage of Donald Ray Wolfe and Dorothy Elaine Hubbard on 12 October 1957 at Federated Church, Sycamore, Sycamore Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois, USA.8,9
     In the obituary of Richard F. Hubbard who died 12 September 1958, Richard's son, Jesse Eugene Hubbard was listed as a survivor.10 Jesse Eugene Hubbard was listed as predeceased in the obituary of Betty Lorraine Hubbard who died 1 June 2004.11,12,13

Family

Child

Citations

  1. [S3839] Betty L. Hubbard, Daily Chronicle, DeKalb, Illinois, June 2, 2004, viewed on-line viewed at Ancestry.com, Betty L Hubbard
    Jesse (Curly) Hubbard predeceased his sister Betty.. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.
  2. [S4155] Rites Held Monday for R. F. Hubbard, True Republican, Sycamore, Illinois, 16 Sep 1958, Page 1 viewed at Illinois Digital Newspaper Collection. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.
  3. [S4161] Jess Hubbard is Given Discharge, True Republican, Sycamore, Illinois, 24 Aug 1951, Page 1 viewed at Illinois Digital Newspaper Collection. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.
  4. [S4160] Eugene Hubbard Injured at Work, True Republican, Sycamore, Illinois, 9 Oct 1945, Page 1 viewed at Illinois Digital Newspaper Collection. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.
  5. [S4164] To Wed in Spring, True Republican, Sycamore, Illinois, 17 Jan 1950, Page 4 viewed at Illinois Digital Newspaper Collection. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.
  6. [S4162] Richard Hubbards to Celebrate Their Silver Anniversary, True Republican, Sycamore, Illinois, 19 May 1950, Page 4 viewed at Illinois Digital Newspaper Collection. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.
  7. [S7056] Hubbard Baby Buried Wednesday, undated newspaper clipping, Illinois, Feb 24, 1956 viewed at Joiner History Room Obituary Database, Richard Edward Hubbard. Hereinafter cited as undated newspaper clipping.
  8. [S3839] Daily Chronicle, June 2, 2004, viewed on-line, Betty L Hubbard
    Don Wolfe predeceased his sister-in-law Betty.
  9. [S4154] Dorothy Hubbard Becomes Bride of Donald Wolfe, True Republican, Sycamore, Illinois, 15 Oct 1957, Page 2 viewed at Illinois Digital Newspaper Collection. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.
  10. [S4155] True Republican, 16 Sep 1958, Page 1, Rites Held Monday for R. F. Hubbard.
  11. [S3839] Daily Chronicle, June 2, 2004, viewed on-line, from The Daily Chronicle in DeKalb:
    Betty L Hubbard.
  12. [S537] U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, online 1935-2014, Name: Betty L. Hubbard. Hereinafter cited as SSDI.
  13. [S3840] U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca. 1775-2006, online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8750, Name: Betty Hubbard. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca. 1775-2006.

Dorothy Elaine Hubbard1,2,3

F, #27799, b. 11 July 1933, d. before 1 June 2004
Father*Richard Franklin Hubbard1,2 b. 28 Mar 1905, d. 12 Sep 1958
Mother*Sadie Matilda Gardner1,2 b. 1904 or 1905, d. b 1 Oct 1985
Relationship4th cousin 1 time removed of Richard Graeme Moffat
Last Edited26 Oct 2016
     She was born on 11 July 1933 at Sycamore, Sycamore Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois, USA.2 Dorothy married Donald Ray Wolfe on 12 October 1957 at Federated Church, Sycamore, Sycamore Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois, USA.4,3
     She died before 1 June 2004.5
     Dorothy Elaine Hubbard was a witness from the Sycamore True Republican, Tuesday, December 16, 1947, Page 5:

Locals and Personals

Mr. and Mrs. Richard Hubbard and daughters, Mrs. Betty Gould and Dorothy of this city are entraining Sunday for New Orleans, La., where they are planning to stay indefinitely. They will make temporary headquarters with Mrs. Hubbard's sister, Mrs. Richard Terhune and husband, who reside there. Mrs. Gould has not been well for some time, and it is hoped the change in climate will benefit her. During their absence, they have sublet their home on West Exchange street to Mr. and Mrs. Bob Thompson, who will move there the first of the week.6 She was a witness from the Sycamore True Republican, Friday, May 19, 1950, Page 4:

Richard Hubbards to Celebrate Their Silver Anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Richard Hubbard of 441 West Exchange street, well known and respected Sycamore residents will celebrate their silver wedding anniversary next Sunday, May 21, by holding open house to their friends and relatives at their home, both afternoon and evening. The afternoon hours are to be 2 to 5 o'clock and in the evening, from 7 to 9. The festive event is being sponsored by their children, Mrs. Betty Patch, Miss Dorothy Hubbard and Eugene Hubbard, who is in the Navy.

Mr. and Mrs. Hubbard were married at the First Baptist church in Sycamore by the Rev. Walters. With the exception of one year, they have lived in their entire married life in Sycamore. Mrs. Hubbard is the former Sadie Gardner, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Jesse Gardner.7 She witnessed the baptism of Robin Lynn Hubbard on 23 June 1957 at Federated Church, Sycamore, Sycamore Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois, USA.8
     In the obituary of Richard F. Hubbard who died 12 September 1958, Richard's daughter, Dorothy Wolfe was listed as a survivor.9 Dorothy Elaine Hubbard was listed as predeceased in the obituary of Betty Lorraine Hubbard who died 1 June 2004.10,11,12

Family

Donald Ray Wolfe d. b 1 Jun 2004
Marriage*Dorothy married Donald Ray Wolfe on 12 October 1957 at Federated Church, Sycamore, Sycamore Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois, USA.4,3 

Citations

  1. [S3839] Betty L. Hubbard, Daily Chronicle, DeKalb, Illinois, June 2, 2004, viewed on-line viewed at Ancestry.com, Betty L Hubbard
    Richard Franklin Hubbard predeceased his daughter Betty.. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.
  2. [S4151] Births in Community Last Year 1re 75, True Republican, Sycamore, Illinois, 10 Jan 1934, Page 6 viewed at Illinois Digital Newspaper Collection. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.
  3. [S4154] Dorothy Hubbard Becomes Bride of Donald Wolfe, True Republican, Sycamore, Illinois, 15 Oct 1957, Page 2 viewed at Illinois Digital Newspaper Collection. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.
  4. [S3839] Daily Chronicle, June 2, 2004, viewed on-line, Betty L Hubbard
    Don Wolfe predeceased his sister-in-law Betty.
  5. [S3839] Daily Chronicle, June 2, 2004, viewed on-line, Betty L Hubbard
    Dorothy Wolfe née Hubbard predeceased his sister-in-law Betty.
  6. [S4163] Locals and Personals, True Republican, Sycamore, Illinois, 16 Dec 1947, Page 5 viewed at Illinois Digital Newspaper Collection. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.
  7. [S4162] Richard Hubbards to Celebrate Their Silver Anniversary, True Republican, Sycamore, Illinois, 19 May 1950, Page 4 viewed at Illinois Digital Newspaper Collection. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.
  8. [S4158] Societies and Clubs, True Republican, Sycamore, Illinois, 28 Jun 1957, Page 2 viewed at Illinois Digital Newspaper Collection. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.
  9. [S4155] Rites Held Monday for R. F. Hubbard, True Republican, Sycamore, Illinois, 16 Sep 1958, Page 1 viewed at Illinois Digital Newspaper Collection, Rites Held Monday for R. F. Hubbard. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.
  10. [S3839] Daily Chronicle, June 2, 2004, viewed on-line, from The Daily Chronicle in DeKalb:
    Betty L Hubbard.
  11. [S537] U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, online 1935-2014, Name: Betty L. Hubbard. Hereinafter cited as SSDI.
  12. [S3840] U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca. 1775-2006, online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8750, Name: Betty Hubbard. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca. 1775-2006.

Donald Ray Wolfe1

M, #27800, d. before 1 June 2004
Father*Arnold W Wolfe1 d. b Oct 1957
Last Edited26 Oct 2016
     Donald married Dorothy Elaine Hubbard on 12 October 1957 at Federated Church, Sycamore, Sycamore Twp., DeKalb County, Illinois, USA.2,1
     He died before 1 June 2004.2
     He also went by the name of Don.2
     In the obituary of Richard F. Hubbard who died 12 September 1958, Richard's son-in-law, Donald Wolfe was listed as a survivor.3 Donald Ray Wolfe was listed as predeceased in the obituary of Betty Lorraine Hubbard who died 1 June 2004, brother-in-law.4,5,6

Family

Dorothy Elaine Hubbard b. 11 Jul 1933, d. b 1 Jun 2004

Citations

  1. [S4154] Dorothy Hubbard Becomes Bride of Donald Wolfe, True Republican, Sycamore, Illinois, 15 Oct 1957, Page 2 viewed at Illinois Digital Newspaper Collection. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.
  2. [S3839] Betty L. Hubbard, Daily Chronicle, DeKalb, Illinois, June 2, 2004, viewed on-line viewed at Ancestry.com, Betty L Hubbard
    Don Wolfe predeceased his sister-in-law Betty.. Hereinafter cited as Daily Chronicle.
  3. [S4155] Rites Held Monday for R. F. Hubbard, True Republican, Sycamore, Illinois, 16 Sep 1958, Page 1 viewed at Illinois Digital Newspaper Collection, Rites Held Monday for R. F. Hubbard. Hereinafter cited as True Republican.
  4. [S3839] Daily Chronicle, June 2, 2004, viewed on-line, from The Daily Chronicle in DeKalb:
    Betty L Hubbard.
  5. [S537] U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, online 1935-2014, Name: Betty L. Hubbard. Hereinafter cited as SSDI.
  6. [S3840] U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca. 1775-2006, online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8750, Name: Betty Hubbard. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca. 1775-2006.