Ethel Evans Whittlesey1,2,3,4

F, #19781, b. 7 September 1887, d. 22 June 1968
Father*Oscar Adolphus Whittlesey5,1 b. 9 Apr 1854, d. 14 Jun 1938
Mother*Amanda Melvina West1 b. 27 Jul 1855, d. 7 Jun 1931
Last Edited8 Jun 2018
     Ethel was born on 7 September 1887 in Center, Shelby County, Texas, USA.6,7,2,1 Ethel married Charles W Christian on 5 September 1909 in Center, Shelby County, Texas.6,7,2,3 She died on 22 June 1968 at age 80.2,1 Ethel Evans Whittlesey was buried in Clever Creek Baptist Cemetery, Shelby County, Texas, USA.2,1,8
     Her name was also recorded as Ethel Inez Whittlsey according to her son's funeral home record.9
     According to Millie, she may have had native American blood.10 She was identified as the mother of Bonnie Mae Modiz in Bonnie's obituary after her death on 21 March 2011 in her memorial page on the web site of Broussard's Mortuary.11

Census Data

     Ethel Evans Whittlesey and Charles W Christian appeared on the 1930 U.S. Federal Census of Shelby County, Texas, at Precinct 2, Shelby, Texas, enumerated 8 April 1930, enumerated as a farmer on a general farm. Their children Lela E, Charlie, Winfield, Edith, Dorothy and Bonnie were listed as living with them. As well as his father-in-law, Oscar A Whittlesey.7

Family

Charles W Christian b. 31 Aug 1867, d. 18 Nov 1956
Marriage*Ethel married Charles W Christian on 5 September 1909 in Center, Shelby County, Texas, USA.6,7,2,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S2254] Mangum Funeral Home, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/mangum/…, Christian, Ethel Evans. Hereinafter cited as Mangum Funeral Home.
  2. [S2818] Charlie & Ethel Christian Digital Gravemarker Photo, Digital Gravestone Photos in Rick Moffat's possession, Mesa, Arizona, USA; Rick Moffat, Feb 20, 2010.
  3. [S2828] The Grooms of Shelby County- 1882 - 1999, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Marriages/…, C W Christian and Ethel Whittlesey. Hereinafter cited as Grroms of Shelby County.
  4. [S2878] Johnny Martin, "unknown title," e-mail message from via ancestry.com (Sam Rayburn Lake) to Johnny Martin, March 24, 2010, Ethel EVANS Whittlesey (Not Evers). Hereinafter cited as "Charles Christian (1867-1956)."
  5. [S1455] Charles W Christian household, April 8, 1930 U.S. Census, Washington, DC, USA, Precinct 2, Shelby, Texas; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 7, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration Roll: 2390; Image: 228.0, Household Members: Name Age
    Cho W Christian 61
    Ethel Christian 42
    Lela E Christian 19
    Annie Christian 17
    Charlie Christian 16
    Winfield Christian 15
    Edith Christian 10
    Dorothy Christian 9
    Bonnie Christian 6
    Oscar A Whittlesey 65.
  6. [S1454] Various, online www.ancestry.com, automated process by ancestry.com (Utah), downloaded viewed Dec 26, 2006, Ethel Evers Whittlesey
    Born: 7 Sep 1887 in Center, Shelby, Texas, USA
    Died:
    Marriage: 5 Sep 1909 in Center, Shelby, Texas, USA.
  7. [S1455] April 8, 1930 U.S. Census, Washington, DC, USA, Precinct 2, Shelby, Texas; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 7.
  8. [S2896] Clever Creek Cemetery, Shelby County, TX, online Billie Julian Christian, Charlie W. & Ethel E. Christian. Hereinafter cited as Clever Creek Cemetery.
  9. [S2892] Bartle Funeral Home, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Bartle/…, Oliver, Charley. Hereinafter cited as Bartle Funeral Home.
  10. [S2854] Interview with Millie nee Christian Alford (Houston, TX), by Nori-Lyn Alford nee Moffat, March 13, 2010. Rick Moffat Personal Digital Files (Mesa, Arizona, USA).
  11. [S8568] Bonnie Modiz, Broussard's Mortuary, Beaumont, TX, about Mar 22, 2011, Obituary: Monnie Mae Modiz née Christian. Hereinafter cited as Broussard's Mortuary.
  12. [S2829] Magnum Funeral Home, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Mangum/…, Christian, Clarence Whitfield. Hereinafter cited as Magnum Funeral Home.
  13. [S2829] Magnum Funeral Home, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Mangum/…, Martin, Edith LaMerle.
  14. [S2829] Magnum Funeral Home, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Mangum/…, Otterman, Dorothy Ruth Christian.     

Oscar Adolphus Whittlesey1

M, #19782, b. 9 April 1854, d. 14 June 1938
Father*Joseph A Whittlesey1
Mother*Annie N Bullock1
Last Edited12 Jul 2018
     Oscar was born on 9 April 1854 in Texas, USA.2,1 Alternatively, he was born circa 1865 in Texas in the 1930 census.2 Oscar married Amanda Melvina West before 1887.3,4,5 The informant on his death registration was Mrs Ruth Ross.1 He died on 14 June 1938 in Shelby County, Texas, USA, at age 84 according to Texas Death Certificate 29792.6,1 Oscar Adolphus Whittlesey was buried on 15 June 1938 in Short Cemetery, Shelby County, Texas, USA.6,1

Census Data

     Oscar A appeared on the 1930 U.S. Federal Census of Shelby County, Texas, in the household of Charles W Christian and Ethel Evans Whittlesey, listed as a laborer on a general farm.2

Family

Amanda Melvina West b. 27 Jul 1855, d. 7 Jun 1931
Marriage*Oscar married Amanda Melvina West before 1887.3,4,5 
Child

Citations

  1. [S8569] Oscar Adolphus Whittlesey, Death Certificate 29792 (Jun 22, 1938), Texas Department of State Health Services, Austin, Texas, USA, Name: Oscar Adolphus Whittlesey. Hereinafter cited as Texas, Death Certificates.
  2. [S1455] Charles W Christian household, April 8, 1930 U.S. Census, Washington, DC, USA, Precinct 2, Shelby, Texas; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 7, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration Roll: 2390; Image: 228.0.
  3. [S415] Rick Moffat, Assumption based upon birth/christening date of children.
  4. [S2254] Mangum Funeral Home, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/mangum/…, Christian, Ethel Evans. Hereinafter cited as Mangum Funeral Home.
  5. [S8588] Mrs. Amy M. Whittlesey, Death Certificate 30545 (Jun 7, 1931), Texas Department of State Health Services, Austin, Texas, USA, Name: Mrs Amy M Whittlesey née West. Hereinafter cited as Texas, Death Certificates.
  6. [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., Oscar Adolphus Whittlesey
    Grave marker transcription:
    WHITTLESEY
    Oscar A     Apr 9, 1854 - June 14, 1938
    Amy M     July 27, 1855 - June 7, 1931.
  7. [S1455] April 8, 1930 U.S. Census, Washington, DC, USA, Precinct 2, Shelby, Texas; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 7, Household Members: Name Age
    Cho W Christian 61
    Ethel Christian 42
    Lela E Christian 19
    Annie Christian 17
    Charlie Christian 16
    Winfield Christian 15
    Edith Christian 10
    Dorothy Christian 9
    Bonnie Christian 6
    Oscar A Whittlesey 65.

Lela Ethel Christian1

F, #19783, b. 3 July 1910, d. 2 September 2005
Father*Charles W Christian2,3 b. 31 Aug 1867, d. 18 Nov 1956
Mother*Ethel Evans Whittlesey2 b. 7 Sep 1887, d. 22 Jun 1968
Last Edited8 Jun 2018
     Lela was born on 3 July 1910 in Texas, USA.2,1 She died on 2 September 2005 at age 95.1
     Her name was also recorded as Leola Ethel according to a transctiption of funeral home records related to her daughter Shirley's death.4

Census Data

     Lela E appeared on the 1930 Federal Census Shelby County, Texas in the household of her parents, Charles W Christian and Ethel Evans Whittlesey, listed as a public school teacher.2

Family

Child

Citations

  1. [S2816] Lela Ethel (Christian) Eaves Digital Gravemarker Photo, Digital Gravestone Photos in Rick Moffat's possession, Mesa, Arizona, USA; Rick Moffat, Feb 20, 2010.
  2. [S1455] Charles W Christian household, April 8, 1930 U.S. Census, Washington, DC, USA, Precinct 2, Shelby, Texas; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 7, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration Roll: 2390; Image: 228.0.
  3. [S1460] Interview with Bernadine Christian (Center, TX), by Cara-Lee Alford, Dec 28, 2006. Unknown repository (unknown repository address), Whitfield siblings:
    Amy - Randy, Lewis (Lupy), Leslie
    Lela Ehel - David
    Charlsey (Dinky) - Bobby, Ruth & patsy
    Whitfield -
    Edith - Scotter, Susie, Mike, Cherry
    Dorothy
    Bonnie Mae - Kim, Raymond.
  4. [S2829] Magnum Funeral Home, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Mangum/…, 1935 - Eaves, Shirley Ann. Hereinafter cited as Magnum Funeral Home.
  5. [S1446] Texas Birth Index - 1903 - 1997, online Texas Birth Index - 1903 - 1997, Name: Shirley Ann Eaves. Hereinafter cited as TX Birth Index - 1903-1997.

Charley Christian1,2

F, #19785, b. 5 October 1913, d. 22 March 1985
Father*Charles W Christian3,4,1 b. 31 Aug 1867, d. 18 Nov 1956
Mother*Ethel Evans Whittlesey3,1 b. 7 Sep 1887, d. 22 Jun 1968
Last Edited8 Jun 2018
     Charley was born on 5 October 1913 in Shelby County, Texas, USA.3,1,2 She died on 22 March 1985 at age 71.1,2 She was buried in Powdrill Cemetery, Shelby County, Texas, USA.1

Census Data

     Charlie appeared on the 1930 Federal Census Shelby County, Texas in the household of her parents, Charles W Christian and Ethel Evans Whittlesey.3

Citations

  1. [S2892] Bartle Funeral Home, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Bartle/…, Oliver, Charley. Hereinafter cited as Bartle Funeral Home.
  2. [S2893] Powdrill Cemetery, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/cem_pics/…, Charley Oliver. Hereinafter cited as Powdrill Cemetery.
  3. [S1455] Charles W Christian household, April 8, 1930 U.S. Census, Washington, DC, USA, Precinct 2, Shelby, Texas; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 7, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration Roll: 2390; Image: 228.0.
  4. [S1460] Interview with Bernadine Christian (Center, TX), by Cara-Lee Alford, Dec 28, 2006. Unknown repository (unknown repository address), Whitfield siblings:
    Amy - Randy, Lewis (Lupy), Leslie
    Lela Ehel - David
    Charlsey (Dinky) - Bobby, Ruth & patsy
    Whitfield -
    Edith - Scotter, Susie, Mike, Cherry
    Dorothy
    Bonnie Mae - Kim, Raymond.

Edith Lamerle Christian1,2,3

F, #19786, b. 1 June 1920, d. 24 April 1994
Father*Charles W Christian4,5,1 b. 31 Aug 1867, d. 18 Nov 1956
Mother*Ethel Evans Whittlesey4,1 b. 7 Sep 1887, d. 22 Jun 1968
Last Edited8 Jun 2018
     Edith was born on 1 June 1920 in Shelby County, Texas, USA.4,1,2 Edith married Woodrow Martin on 26 April 1941 in Shelby County, Texas.3,6,7 She died on 24 April 1994 at age 73.2 Edith Lamerle Christian was buried in Oaklawn Memorial Park, Center, Shelby County, Texas, USA.8,9,1

Census Data

     Edith appeared on the 1930 Federal Census Shelby County, Texas in the household of her parents, Charles W Christian and Ethel Evans Whittlesey.4

Family

Woodrow Martin b. 17 Apr 1921, d. 10 Aug 1989
Child

Citations

  1. [S2829] Magnum Funeral Home, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Mangum/…, Martin, Edith LaMerle. Hereinafter cited as Magnum Funeral Home.
  2. [S2837] Oaklawn Cemetery, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/cem_pics/…, Edith C. Martin w/o Woodrow Martin. Hereinafter cited as Oaklawn Cemetery.
  3. [S2854] Interview with Millie nee Christian Alford (Houston, TX), by Nori-Lyn Alford nee Moffat, March 13, 2010. Rick Moffat Personal Digital Files (Mesa, Arizona, USA), Edith Lamerle married Charles Martin.
  4. [S1455] Charles W Christian household, April 8, 1930 U.S. Census, Washington, DC, USA, Precinct 2, Shelby, Texas; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 7, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration Roll: 2390; Image: 228.0.
  5. [S1460] Interview with Bernadine Christian (Center, TX), by Cara-Lee Alford, Dec 28, 2006. Unknown repository (unknown repository address), Whitfield siblings:
    Amy - Randy, Lewis (Lupy), Leslie
    Lela Ehel - David
    Charlsey (Dinky) - Bobby, Ruth & patsy
    Whitfield -
    Edith - Scotter, Susie, Mike, Cherry
    Dorothy
    Bonnie Mae - Kim, Raymond.
  6. [S2837] Oaklawn Cemetery, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/cem_pics/…, Woodrow Martin h/o Edith C. Martin.
  7. [S2825] The Brides of Shelby County- 1882 - 1999, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Marriages/…, Edith Christian and Woodrow Martin. Hereinafter cited as Brides of Shelby County.
  8. [S2837] Oaklawn Cemetery, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/cem_pics/…, Edith C. and Woodrow Martin.
  9. [S2829] Magnum Funeral Home, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Mangum/…, Martin, Woodrow (Dutch).
  10. [S1446] Texas Birth Index - 1903 - 1997, online Texas Birth Index - 1903 - 1997, Name: Charles Woodrow Jr. Martin. Hereinafter cited as TX Birth Index - 1903-1997.
  11. [S2829] Magnum Funeral Home, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Mangum/…, Martin, Charles W. (Scooter).

Dorothy Ruth Christian1,2,3

F, #19787, b. 22 June 1922, d. 2 April 1996
Father*Charles W Christian4,5,3 b. 31 Aug 1867, d. 18 Nov 1956
Mother*Ethel Evans Whittlesey4,3 b. 7 Sep 1887, d. 22 Jun 1968
Last Edited8 Jun 2018
     Dorothy was born on 22 June 1922 in Texas, USA.4,2 Alternatively, she was born on 25 June 1922 in Shelby County, Texas, USA, according to funeral home records.3 Dorothy married Clarence Wayne Otterman on 4 May 1943.1,2,3 She died on 2 April 1996 at age 73.2,3 Dorothy Ruth Christian was buried in Clever Creek Baptist Cemetery, Shelby County, Texas, USA.2,3

Census Data

     Dorothy appeared on the 1930 Federal Census Shelby County, Texas in the household of her parents, Charles W Christian and Ethel Evans Whittlesey.4

Family

Clarence Wayne Otterman b. 17 Oct 1919, d. 17 Nov 2003

Citations

  1. [S1460] Interview with Bernadine Christian (Center, TX), by Cara-Lee Alford, Dec 28, 2006. Unknown repository (unknown repository address), Dorothy Ruth Christian Otterman, sister to Whitfield (Millie's Dad).
  2. [S2821] Clarence Wayne and Dorothy Ruth Otterman Digital Gravemarker Photo, Digital Gravestone Photos in Rick Moffat's possession, Mesa, Arizona, USA; Rick Moffat, Feb 21, 2010.
  3. [S2829] Magnum Funeral Home, Shelby County, TX, online http://www.shelbycountytexashistory.org/Shelby/Mangum/…, Otterman, Dorothy Ruth Christian     . Hereinafter cited as Magnum Funeral Home.
  4. [S1455] Charles W Christian household, April 8, 1930 U.S. Census, Washington, DC, USA, Precinct 2, Shelby, Texas; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 7, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration Roll: 2390; Image: 228.0.
  5. [S1460] Interview, Bernadine Christian, Dec 28, 2006, Whitfield siblings:
    Amy - Randy, Lewis (Lupy), Leslie
    Lela Ehel - David
    Charlsey (Dinky) - Bobby, Ruth & patsy
    Whitfield -
    Edith - Scotter, Susie, Mike, Cherry
    Dorothy
    Bonnie Mae - Kim, Raymond.

Bonnie Mae Christian1

F, #19788, b. 10 September 1924, d. 21 March 2011
Father*Charles W Christian2,3,4 b. 31 Aug 1867, d. 18 Nov 1956
Mother*Ethel Evans Whittlesey2,4 b. 7 Sep 1887, d. 22 Jun 1968
Last Edited6 Jul 2019
     Bonnie was born on 10 September 1924 in Center, Shelby County, Texas, USA, although her WAC's enlistment gave her borth year as 1923.2,5,4 She died on 21 March 2011 in Christus Southeast Texas Health System - St. Elizabeth, Beaumont, Texas, USA, at age 86.4
     The following information is extracted from her obituary.4
     In the obituary of Kimberly Christian Modiz who died 7 June 2006, her mother, Bonnie Modiz of Wildwood, TX, was listed as a survivor.6
     See the footnotes below for a link to her on-line obituary that appeared in her memorial page on the web site of Broussard's Mortuary, 21 March 2011 .4

Census Data

     Bonnie appeared on the 1930 Federal Census Shelby County, Texas in the household of her parents, Charles W Christian and Ethel Evans Whittlesey.2

Family

Child

Citations

  1. [S2819] Interview with Millie nee Christian Alford (Houston, TX), by Rick Moffat, Feb 21, 2010. Rick Moffat Personal Digital Files (Mesa, Arizona, USA), Bonnie Mae Modiz married Raymond. Their son's name is also Raymond, a teacher in Switzerland. Their daughter, Kimberly passed away a couple of years ago.
  2. [S1455] Charles W Christian household, April 8, 1930 U.S. Census, Washington, DC, USA, Precinct 2, Shelby, Texas; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 7, United States of America, Bureau of the Census; National Archives and Records Administration Roll: 2390; Image: 228.0.
  3. [S1460] Interview with Bernadine Christian (Center, TX), by Cara-Lee Alford, Dec 28, 2006. Unknown repository (unknown repository address), Whitfield siblings:
    Amy - Randy, Lewis (Lupy), Leslie
    Lela Ehel - David
    Charlsey (Dinky) - Bobby, Ruth & patsy
    Whitfield -
    Edith - Scotter, Susie, Mike, Cherry
    Dorothy
    Bonnie Mae - Kim, Raymond.
  4. [S8568] Bonnie Modiz, Broussard's Mortuary, Beaumont, TX, about Mar 22, 2011, Obituary: Monnie Mae Modiz née Christian. Hereinafter cited as Broussard's Mortuary.
  5. [S3821] U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, online U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, Name: Bonnie M Modiz. Hereinafter cited as US WWII Army Enlistment.
  6. [S2869] Waukesha - Kim Christian, online http://www.gmtoday.com/obits/freeman/obits/2006/June/08/…, Obituary: Kimberly Modiz Christian.

Jesse Leetch1,2,3,4

M, #19789, b. 1 January 1893, d. 28 September 1940
Father*Henry Leetch5 b. Nov 1859
Last Edited20 Jun 2019
     Jesse was born on 1 January 1893 in Battle Creek, Ida County, Iowa, USA, according to his draft registration.6,7,5,8,2,9 Alternatively, he was born on 1 February 1893 in Ida County, Iowa, USA, according to his obituary.4 Jesse married Edna Faye Griffith on 31 March 1916 in Ida Grove, Ida County, Iowa, USA.10,11,8,2,4,12 He died on 28 September 1940 in Mountainview, Stone County, Arkansas, USA, at age 47.6,8,3,13,4
     The following information is extracted from his obituary. Survivor(s): Vrlin (sic) Leetch, Leland Leetch, Bernadine Bessie Leetch, George Leetch, Arthur Leetch and Mrs George Rawlings.4 Jesse Leetch was buried on 2 October 1940 in Oak Hill Cemetery, Anthon, Woodbury County, Iowa, USA.3,14,4
     He registered for the draft on 5 January 1917. He indicated that he was married with no children. He was a farmer..15
     See the footnotes below for a link to his on-line obituary that appeared in the newspaper the Sioux City Journal published in Sioux City, Iowa, 1 October 1940 .4

Census Data

     Jess appeared on the 1900 Federal Census Gregory County, South Dakota in the household of his father Henry Leetch.16

Jess Leetch and Edna Leetch appeared on the 1920 U.S. Federal Census of Woodbury Twp., Miller County, Iowa, enumerated 30 March 1920, enumeration was supposed to occur in January 1920, but this enumeration occurred at the end of March. He was listed as a general farmer. Their children Bernadine B and Verlin Ray were listed as living with them.11

Jesse Leetch and Edna Leetch appeared on the 1930 U.S. Federal Census of Crow Creek, Hughes County, South Dakota, enumerated 2 April 1930, enumerated as a farmer. Both of his parents were English Canadians. Their children Verlin, Bernadie and Leland were listed as living with them.2

Jesse Leetch and Edna Leetch appeared on the 1940 U.S. Federal Census of Blue Mountain twp., Stone County, Arkansas, enumerated 1 April 1940, enumerated as a farmer on his own account. Their son Leland was listed as living with them.12

Family

Edna Faye Griffith b. 26 Apr 1893, d. 12 Jun 1984
Marriage*Jesse married Edna Faye Griffith on 31 March 1916 in Ida Grove, Ida County, Iowa, USA.10,11,8,2,4,12 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1458] Henry Leetch household, 1900 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Township 97, Gregory, Soth Dakota; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 41, Ancestry.com Roll: T623 1550, Household Members: Name Age
    Henry Leetch 40
    Mina M Leetch 18
    Arthur Leetch 16
    George Leetch 10
    Jesse Leetch 7
    Matthew Leetch 88
    Elmer Leetch 19.
  2. [S2861] Jesse Leetch household, Apr 3-5, 1930 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, District 21 , Crow Creek, Hughes, South Dakota; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 21, Ancestry.com Roll: 2224; Image: 884.0.
  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., Jesse Leetch.
  4. [S9788] Bloem Funeral on Wednesday: Jesse Leetch, Sioux City Journal, Sioux City, Iowa, Oct 1, 1940, Page 2, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Jesse Leetch. Hereinafter cited as Sioux City Journal.
  5. [S1458] 1900 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Township 97, Gregory, Soth Dakota; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 41, Household Members: Name Age
    Leetch      Henry     Nov 1859 40 M 19 Canada Eng Ireland Canada Eng 1864 Farmer
         Mina A     Dec 1881 19 S Iowa Canada Eng Wisconsin
         Arthur     March 1884 16 S Iowa Canada Eng Wisconsin Farm Laborer
         George     Dec 1889 10 S Iowa Canada Eng Wisconsin Farm Laborer
         Jesse     Jan 1893     7 S
         Matthew     May 1812     88 M 50 Ireland Ireland Ireland Retired Farmer
         Elmer     April 1881 19 S Wsiconsin Canada Eng Wisconsin Day Laborer.
  6. [S1454] Various, online www.ancestry.com, automated process by ancestry.com (Utah), downloaded viewed Dec 26, 2006, ID: I036
    Name: Jess LEETCH
    Sex: M
    Birth: 1 JAN 1893 in Danbury, Iowa
    Death: 28 SEP 1940 in Mountainview, Arkansas

    Father: Henry LEETCH b: 1865 in Canada
    Mother: Francis WILCOX b: 1859 in Wisconsin

    Marriage 1 Edna Fay GRIFFITH b: 26 APR 1893 in Anthon, Iowa, USA.
  7. [S1456] Jess Leetch household, March 29 & 30, 1920 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, District 188, Miller, Woodbury, Iowa; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 188, Ancestry.com Roll: T625_519; Image: 1095., Household Members: Name Age
    Jess Leetch 27
    Edna Leetch 26
    Verlan R Leetch 2 9/12
    Bernadine B Leetch 2/12.
  8. [S2856] D Begg, online www.ancestry.com, D Begg (Witchita, KS), Jessey Leetch.
  9. [S4448] World War I Draft Registration, online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6482, Jessey Leetch. Hereinafter cited as WWI Draft Registration.
  10. [S1454] Various, viewed Dec 26, 2006, ID: I037
    Name: Edna Fay GRIFFITH
    Sex: F
    Birth: 26 APR 1893 in Anthon, Iowa, USA
    Death: 12 JUN 1984 in San Diego, CA

    Father: James Morgan GRIFFITH b: 21 MAY 1862 in Wales, England, Haversfordwest, Pembrokeshire
    Mother: Bessie Priscilla FURGASON b: 3 JUN 1872 in Lucky Valley, Iowa, USA

    Marriage 1 Jess LEETCH b: 1 JAN 1893 in Danbury, Iowa
    Married: WFT Est. 1909-1932.
  11. [S1456] March 29 & 30, 1920 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, District 188, Miller, Woodbury, Iowa; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 188.
  12. [S9789] Jesse Leetch household, Apr 25, 1940 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Blue Mountain, Stone, Arkansas; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 69-3, Ancestry.com Roll: m-t0627-00177.
  13. [S4475] Arkansas Death Index, 1914-1950, online Arkansas Death Index, 1914-1950, Name:     Jesse Leetch. Hereinafter cited as Arkansas Death Index, 1914-1950.
  14. [S7391] Rootsweb - Message Board Stone County, AR, online Rootsweb - Message Board - Renfrew County, information on the death of jess leetch in stone county,ar. in 1939 to 1942
    cwchristian04 (View posts) Posted: 23 Jul 2006 6:45PM GMT. Hereinafter cited as Rootsweb - Message Board Stone County.
  15. [S4448] WWI Draft Registration, online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6482, HIs signature is Jessy Leetch.
  16. [S1458] 1900 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Township 97, Gregory, Soth Dakota; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 41.
  17. [S2854] Interview with Millie nee Christian Alford (Houston, TX), by Nori-Lyn Alford nee Moffat, March 13, 2010. Rick Moffat Personal Digital Files (Mesa, Arizona, USA), Millie added annotations to the family chart that I had printed showing Caleb's ancestry.
  18. [S3822] Iowa, Births and Christenings, 1800-1999, online Iowa, Births and Christenings, 1800-1999, Name:     Leland Fay Leetch. Hereinafter cited as Iowa, Births and Christenings.

Edna Faye Griffith1,2,3,4

F, #19790, b. 26 April 1893, d. 12 June 1984
Last Edited20 Jun 2019
     Edna was born on 26 April 1893 in Anthon, Woodbury County, Iowa, USA.1,2,3 Edna married Toby M Durman on 6 September 1911.5 Edna married Jesse Leetch on 31 March 1916 in Ida Grove, Ida County, Iowa, USA.6,7,8,3,9,10 Edna married Robert Flint on 20 May 1948.11 She died on 12 June 1984 in San Diego, California, USA, at age 91.1
     In the obituary of Jesse Leetch who died 28 September 1940, his widow, the former Edna Faye Griffith was listed as a survivor.9

Census Data

     Edna Faye Griffith appeared on the 1915 State Census of Grant Twp., Woodbury County, Iowa, at Anthon P.O., enumerated 1915, enumerated as married, not widowed, with two sons. Her husband, Toby was not enumerated in this group of records.12

Edna Leetch and Jess Leetch appeared on the 1920 U.S. Federal Census of Woodbury Twp., Miller County, Iowa, enumerated 30 March 1920, enumeration was supposed to occur in January 1920, but this enumeration occurred at the end of March. He was listed as a general farmer. Their children Bernadine B and Verlin Ray were listed as living with them.7

Edna Leetch and Jesse Leetch appeared on the 1930 U.S. Federal Census of Crow Creek, Hughes County, South Dakota, enumerated 2 April 1930, enumerated as a farmer. Both of his parents were English Canadians. Their children Verlin, Bernadie and Leland were listed as living with them.3

Edna Leetch and Jesse Leetch appeared on the 1940 U.S. Federal Census of Blue Mountain twp., Stone County, Arkansas, enumerated 1 April 1940, enumerated as a farmer on his own account. Their son Leland was listed as living with them.10

Family 1

Toby M Durman b. 17 Feb 1892
Marriage*Edna married Toby M Durman on 6 September 1911.5 

Family 2

Jesse Leetch b. 1 Jan 1893, d. 28 Sep 1940
Marriage*Edna married Jesse Leetch on 31 March 1916 in Ida Grove, Ida County, Iowa, USA.6,7,8,3,9,10 
Children

Family 3

Robert Flint b. 28 Jun 1892
Marriage*Edna married Robert Flint on 20 May 1948.11 

Citations

  1. [S1454] Various, online www.ancestry.com, automated process by ancestry.com (Utah), downloaded viewed Dec 26, 2006, ID: I037
    Name: Edna Fay GRIFFITH
    Sex: F
    Birth: 26 APR 1893 in Anthon, Iowa, USA
    Death: 12 JUN 1984 in San Diego, CA

    Father: James Morgan GRIFFITH b: 21 MAY 1862 in Wales, England, Haversfordwest, Pembrokeshire
    Mother: Bessie Priscilla FURGASON b: 3 JUN 1872 in Lucky Valley, Iowa, USA

    Marriage 1 Jess LEETCH b: 1 JAN 1893 in Danbury, Iowa.
  2. [S1456] Jess Leetch household, March 29 & 30, 1920 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, District 188, Miller, Woodbury, Iowa; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 188, Ancestry.com Roll: T625_519; Image: 1095., Household Members: Name Age
    Jess Leetch 27
    Edna Leetch 26
    Verlan R Leetch 2 9/12
    Bernadine B Leetch 2/12.
  3. [S2861] Jesse Leetch household, Apr 3-5, 1930 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, District 21 , Crow Creek, Hughes, South Dakota; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 21, Ancestry.com Roll: 2224; Image: 884.0.
  4. [S2862] Durman household, 1915 Iowa State Census, Anthom P.O., Grant, Woodbury, Iowa; Lines 145-147, Roll: IA1915_529, Ancestry.com Provo, Utah, USA, Edna F Durman     22.
  5. [S1454] Various, viewed Dec 26, 2006, ID: I037
    Name: Edna Fay GRIFFITH

    Marriage 2 Toby M. DURMAN b: WFT Est. 1864-1895
    Married: 6 SEP 1911.
  6. [S1454] Various, viewed Dec 26, 2006, ID: I037
    Name: Edna Fay GRIFFITH
    Sex: F
    Birth: 26 APR 1893 in Anthon, Iowa, USA
    Death: 12 JUN 1984 in San Diego, CA

    Father: James Morgan GRIFFITH b: 21 MAY 1862 in Wales, England, Haversfordwest, Pembrokeshire
    Mother: Bessie Priscilla FURGASON b: 3 JUN 1872 in Lucky Valley, Iowa, USA

    Marriage 1 Jess LEETCH b: 1 JAN 1893 in Danbury, Iowa
    Married: WFT Est. 1909-1932.
  7. [S1456] March 29 & 30, 1920 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, District 188, Miller, Woodbury, Iowa; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 188.
  8. [S2856] D Begg, online www.ancestry.com, D Begg (Witchita, KS), Jessey Leetch.
  9. [S9788] Bloem Funeral on Wednesday: Jesse Leetch, Sioux City Journal, Sioux City, Iowa, Oct 1, 1940, Page 2, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Jesse Leetch. Hereinafter cited as Sioux City Journal.
  10. [S9789] Jesse Leetch household, Apr 25, 1940 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Blue Mountain, Stone, Arkansas; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 69-3, Ancestry.com Roll: m-t0627-00177.
  11. [S1454] Various, viewed Dec 26, 2006, ID: I037
    Name: Edna Fay GRIFFITH

    Marriage 3 Robert FLINT b: 28 JUN 1892
    Married: 20 MAY 1948.
  12. [S2862] 1915 Iowa State Census, Anthom P.O., Grant, Woodbury, Iowa; Lines 145-147, Roll: IA1915_529.
  13. [S2854] Interview with Millie nee Christian Alford (Houston, TX), by Nori-Lyn Alford nee Moffat, March 13, 2010. Rick Moffat Personal Digital Files (Mesa, Arizona, USA), Millie added annotations to the family chart that I had printed showing Caleb's ancestry.
  14. [S3822] Iowa, Births and Christenings, 1800-1999, online Iowa, Births and Christenings, 1800-1999, Name:     Leland Fay Leetch. Hereinafter cited as Iowa, Births and Christenings.

Toby M Durman1,2,3

M, #19791, b. 17 February 1892
Father*David A Durman4 b. May 1856
Mother*Mary E (?)2 b. Dec 1855
Last Edited26 May 2018
     Toby was born on 17 February 1892 in Randolph, Nebraska, USA.2,3 Toby married Edna Faye Griffith on 6 September 1911.5
     Toby Durman registered for the draft on 5 June 1917 in Doon, Lyon County, Iowa, USA. He gave his occupation as a blacksmith. He was married with 2 children..3

Census Data

     Toby M appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Pierson, Rutland Twp., Woodbury County, Iowa in the household of his parents, David A Durman and Mary E Durman.6

Toby M Durman appeared on the 1915 State Census of Doon Twp., Lyon County, Iowa, enumerated 1915, enumerated as a blacksmith, and enumerated as married. He had been in Iowa for 3 years.7

Family

Edna Faye Griffith b. 26 Apr 1893, d. 12 Jun 1984

Citations

  1. [S1454] Various, online www.ancestry.com, automated process by ancestry.com (Utah), downloaded viewed Dec 26, 2006.
  2. [S2863] David A Durman household, June 1, 1900 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Rutland, Woodbury, Iowa; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 161, Ancestry.com Roll: T623_466, Toby Durman     8.
  3. [S4448] World War I Draft Registration, online http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6482. Hereinafter cited as WWI Draft Registration.
  4. [S2863] June 1, 1900 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Rutland, Woodbury, Iowa; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 161, David A Durman     44.
  5. [S1454] Various, viewed Dec 26, 2006, ID: I037
    Name: Edna Fay GRIFFITH

    Marriage 2 Toby M. DURMAN b: WFT Est. 1864-1895
    Married: 6 SEP 1911.
  6. [S2863] June 1, 1900 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Rutland, Woodbury, Iowa; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 161.
  7. [S2864] Toby Durman household, 1915 Iowa State Census, Doon P.O., Doon, Lyon, Iowa; Line 540, Roll: IA1915_315, Ancestry.com Provo, Utah, USA.

Robert Flint1

M, #19792, b. 28 June 1892
Last Edited27 Dec 2006
     Robert was born on 28 June 1892.1 Robert married Edna Faye Griffith on 20 May 1948.1

Family

Edna Faye Griffith b. 26 Apr 1893, d. 12 Jun 1984

Citations

  1. [S1454] Various, online www.ancestry.com, automated process by ancestry.com (Utah), downloaded viewed Dec 26, 2006, ID: I037
    Name: Edna Fay GRIFFITH

    Marriage 3 Robert FLINT b: 28 JUN 1892
    Married: 20 MAY 1948.

Verlin Ray Leetch1,2

M, #19793, b. 31 December 1917, d. 12 August 1995
Father*Jesse Leetch3,2 b. 1 Jan 1893, d. 28 Sep 1940
Mother*Edna Faye Griffith3,2 b. 26 Apr 1893, d. 12 Jun 1984
Last Edited20 Jun 2019
     Verlin was born on 31 December 1917 in Miller Twp., Woodbury County, Iowa, USA.1,4,5,2,3 Verlin married Gladys Christine Lowe.1 He died on 12 August 1995 in Brainerd, Crow Wing County, Minnesota, USA, at age 77 Minnesota Death Certificate 021510.1,5
     Verlin Ray Leetch was also known as Vrlin (sic) Leetch.6
     In the obituary of Jesse Leetch who died 28 September 1940, his daughter (sic), Vrlin (sic) Leetch of Moville, was listed as a survivor.6

Census Data

     Verlin Ray appeared on the 1920 Federal Census Woodbury Twp., Miller County, Iowa in the household of his parents, Jess Leetch and Edna Leetch.3

Verlin appeared on the 1930 Federal Census Crow Creek, Hughes County, South Dakota in the household of his parents, Jesse Leetch and Edna Leetch.2

Family

Gladys Christine Lowe b. 24 Sep 1921, d. 24 Sep 2005
Marriage*Verlin married Gladys Christine Lowe.1 

Citations

  1. [S2856] D Begg, online www.ancestry.com, D Begg (Witchita, KS), Verlin Ray Leetch.
  2. [S2861] Jesse Leetch household, Apr 3-5, 1930 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, District 21 , Crow Creek, Hughes, South Dakota; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 21, Ancestry.com Roll: 2224; Image: 884.0.
  3. [S1456] Jess Leetch household, March 29 & 30, 1920 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, District 188, Miller, Woodbury, Iowa; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 188, Ancestry.com Roll: T625_519; Image: 1095.
  4. [S2858] Colorado Civilian Conservation Corps Statewide Enrollment Index, online http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/doit/archives/ccc/, Leetch, Verlin R. Hereinafter cited as CCCC Enrollment Index.
  5. [S2860] Minnesota, Death Index, 1908-2002, online Minnesota, Death Index, 1908-2002, Name: Verlin Ray Leetch. Hereinafter cited as Minnesota, Death Index.
  6. [S9788] Bloem Funeral on Wednesday: Jesse Leetch, Sioux City Journal, Sioux City, Iowa, Oct 1, 1940, Page 2, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Jesse Leetch. Hereinafter cited as Sioux City Journal.

Henry Leetch1

M, #19794, b. November 1859
Father*Matthew Leetch1 b. May 1812
Last Edited29 Sep 2015
     Henry was born in November 1859 in Canada.1 Henry married Francis Wilcox circa 1881.2,1
     Henry Leetch immigrated in 1864 to USA from Canada.1

Census Data

     Henry Leetch appeared on the 1900 U.S. Federal Census of Gregory County, South Dakota, enumerated 1900, enumerated as married 19 years, and a Farmer. His children Arthur, George and Jess were listed as living with him. As were his father, Matthew Leetch and his nephew, [Elmer Leetch.3

Family 1

Francis Wilcox b. 1859

Family 2

Children

Citations

  1. [S1458] Henry Leetch household, 1900 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Township 97, Gregory, Soth Dakota; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 41, Ancestry.com Roll: T623 1550, Household Members: Name Age
    Leetch      Henry     Nov 1859 40 M 19 Canada Eng Ireland Canada Eng 1864 Farmer
         Mina A     Dec 1881 19 S Iowa Canada Eng Wisconsin
         Arthur     March 1884 16 S Iowa Canada Eng Wisconsin Farm Laborer
         George     Dec 1889 10 S Iowa Canada Eng Wisconsin Farm Laborer
         Jesse     Jan 1893     7 S
         Matthew     May 1812     88 M 50 Ireland Ireland Ireland Retired Farmer
         Elmer     April 1881 19 S Wsiconsin Canada Eng Wisconsin Day Laborer.
  2. [S1454] Various, online www.ancestry.com, automated process by ancestry.com (Utah), downloaded viewed Dec 26, 2006, Francis Wilcox
    Born: 1859
    Wisconsin, USA.
  3. [S1458] 1900 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Township 97, Gregory, Soth Dakota; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 41.

Matthew Leetch1

M, #19795, b. May 1812
Last Edited28 Dec 2006
     Matthew was born in May 1812 in Ireland.1

Census Data

     Matthew appeared on the 1900 U.S. Federal Census of Gregory County, South Dakota, in the household of Henry Leetch.2

Family

Children

Citations

  1. [S1458] Henry Leetch household, 1900 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Township 97, Gregory, Soth Dakota; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 41, Ancestry.com Roll: T623 1550, Household Members: Name Age
    Leetch      Henry     Nov 1859 40 M 19 Canada Eng Ireland Canada Eng 1864 Farmer
         Mina A     Dec 1881 19 S Iowa Canada Eng Wisconsin
         Arthur     March 1884 16 S Iowa Canada Eng Wisconsin Farm Laborer
         George     Dec 1889 10 S Iowa Canada Eng Wisconsin Farm Laborer
         Jesse     Jan 1893     7 S
         Matthew     May 1812     88 M 50 Ireland Ireland Ireland Retired Farmer
         Elmer     April 1881 19 S Wsiconsin Canada Eng Wisconsin Day Laborer.
  2. [S1458] 1900 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Township 97, Gregory, Soth Dakota; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 41.
  3. [S1458] 1900 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Township 97, Gregory, Soth Dakota; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 41, Household Members: Name Age
    Henry Leetch 40
    Mina M Leetch 18
    Arthur Leetch 16
    George Leetch 10
    Jesse Leetch 7
    Matthew Leetch 88
    Elmer Leetch 19.
  4. [S1458] 1900 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Township 97, Gregory, Soth Dakota; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 41, Household Members: Name Age
    Leetch      John     Oct 1865 34 M 11 Canada Eng Ireland Canada Eng 1869 Farmer
         Nettie     Oct 1867 32 M 11 6 6 Illinois Ohio New York
         Elnora     March 1890 10 S Iowa Canada Eng Illinois
         Fenton L     Apr 1891 9 S Iowa Canada Eng Illinois
         Clifford A     Sept 1892 7 S Iowa Canada Eng Illinois
         John P     Dec 1893 6 S Iowa Canada Eng Illinois
         Ardis M     May 1896 4 S Iowa Canada Eng Illinois
         Olive S     Sept 1899 8/12 S Iowa Canada Eng Illinois.

(?) Leetch1

M, #19796
Father*Matthew Leetch1 b. May 1812
Last Edited28 Dec 2006

Family

Child

Citations

  1. [S1458] Henry Leetch household, 1900 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Township 97, Gregory, Soth Dakota; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 41, Ancestry.com Roll: T623 1550, Household Members: Name Age
    Henry Leetch 40
    Mina M Leetch 18
    Arthur Leetch 16
    George Leetch 10
    Jesse Leetch 7
    Matthew Leetch 88
    Elmer Leetch 19.

Elmer Leetch1

M, #19797, b. circa 1881
Father*(?) Leetch1
Last Edited28 Dec 2006
     Elmer was born circa 1881 in Wisconsin, USA.1

Census Data

     Elmer appeared on the 1900 U.S. Federal Census of Gregory County, South Dakota, in the household of Henry Leetch.2

Citations

  1. [S1458] Henry Leetch household, 1900 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Township 97, Gregory, Soth Dakota; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 41, Ancestry.com Roll: T623 1550, Household Members: Name Age
    Henry Leetch 40
    Mina M Leetch 18
    Arthur Leetch 16
    George Leetch 10
    Jesse Leetch 7
    Matthew Leetch 88
    Elmer Leetch 19.
  2. [S1458] 1900 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Township 97, Gregory, Soth Dakota; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 41.

Mina M Leetch1

F, #19798, b. December 1881
Father*Henry Leetch2 b. Nov 1859
Last Edited20 Jun 2019
     Mina was born in December 1881 in Iowa, USA.2
     In the obituary of Jesse Leetch who died 28 September 1940, his sister Mina, Mrs George Rawlings of Leeds, was listed as a survivor.3

Census Data

     Mina M Leetch appeared on the 1900 U.S. Federal Census of Gregory County, South Dakota, in the household of Henry Leetch.1

Citations

  1. [S1458] Henry Leetch household, 1900 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Township 97, Gregory, Soth Dakota; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 41, Ancestry.com Roll: T623 1550.
  2. [S1458] 1900 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Township 97, Gregory, Soth Dakota; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 41, Household Members: Name Age
    Leetch      Henry     Nov 1859 40 M 19 Canada Eng Ireland Canada Eng 1864 Farmer
         Mina A     Dec 1881 19 S Iowa Canada Eng Wisconsin
         Arthur     March 1884 16 S Iowa Canada Eng Wisconsin Farm Laborer
         George     Dec 1889 10 S Iowa Canada Eng Wisconsin Farm Laborer
         Jesse     Jan 1893     7 S
         Matthew     May 1812     88 M 50 Ireland Ireland Ireland Retired Farmer
         Elmer     April 1881 19 S Wsiconsin Canada Eng Wisconsin Day Laborer.
  3. [S9788] Bloem Funeral on Wednesday: Jesse Leetch, Sioux City Journal, Sioux City, Iowa, Oct 1, 1940, Page 2, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Jesse Leetch. Hereinafter cited as Sioux City Journal.

Arthur Leetch1

M, #19799, b. March 1884
Father*Henry Leetch1 b. Nov 1859
Last Edited28 Dec 2006
     Arthur was born in March 1884 in Iowa, USA.1
     In the obituary of Jesse Leetch who died 28 September 1940, his brother, Arthur Leetch of Onawa, was listed as a survivor.2

Census Data

     Arthur appeared on the 1900 Federal Census Gregory County, South Dakota in the household of his father Henry Leetch.3

Citations

  1. [S1458] Henry Leetch household, 1900 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Township 97, Gregory, Soth Dakota; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 41, Ancestry.com Roll: T623 1550, Household Members: Name Age
    Leetch      Henry     Nov 1859 40 M 19 Canada Eng Ireland Canada Eng 1864 Farmer
         Mina A     Dec 1881 19 S Iowa Canada Eng Wisconsin
         Arthur     March 1884 16 S Iowa Canada Eng Wisconsin Farm Laborer
         George     Dec 1889 10 S Iowa Canada Eng Wisconsin Farm Laborer
         Jesse     Jan 1893     7 S
         Matthew     May 1812     88 M 50 Ireland Ireland Ireland Retired Farmer
         Elmer     April 1881 19 S Wsiconsin Canada Eng Wisconsin Day Laborer.
  2. [S9788] Bloem Funeral on Wednesday: Jesse Leetch, Sioux City Journal, Sioux City, Iowa, Oct 1, 1940, Page 2, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Jesse Leetch. Hereinafter cited as Sioux City Journal.
  3. [S1458] 1900 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Township 97, Gregory, Soth Dakota; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 41.

George Leetch1

M, #19800, b. December 1889
Father*Henry Leetch1 b. Nov 1859
Last Edited28 Dec 2006
     George was born in December 1889 in Iowa, USA.1
     In the obituary of Jesse Leetch who died 28 September 1940, his brother, George Leetch of Aurora, South Dakota, was listed as a survivor.2

Census Data

     George appeared on the 1900 Federal Census Gregory County, South Dakota in the household of his father Henry Leetch.3

Citations

  1. [S1458] Henry Leetch household, 1900 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Township 97, Gregory, Soth Dakota; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 41, Ancestry.com Roll: T623 1550, Household Members: Name Age
    Leetch      Henry     Nov 1859 40 M 19 Canada Eng Ireland Canada Eng 1864 Farmer
         Mina A     Dec 1881 19 S Iowa Canada Eng Wisconsin
         Arthur     March 1884 16 S Iowa Canada Eng Wisconsin Farm Laborer
         George     Dec 1889 10 S Iowa Canada Eng Wisconsin Farm Laborer
         Jesse     Jan 1893     7 S
         Matthew     May 1812     88 M 50 Ireland Ireland Ireland Retired Farmer
         Elmer     April 1881 19 S Wsiconsin Canada Eng Wisconsin Day Laborer.
  2. [S9788] Bloem Funeral on Wednesday: Jesse Leetch, Sioux City Journal, Sioux City, Iowa, Oct 1, 1940, Page 2, column 1 viewed at Newspapers.com,, Obituary: Jesse Leetch. Hereinafter cited as Sioux City Journal.
  3. [S1458] 1900 U.S. census, Provo, Utah, USA, Township 97, Gregory, Soth Dakota; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 41.