Levi Oldham1,2

M, b. November 23, 1835, d. July 26, 1852
FatherAaron Oldham3,1,2 b. July 15, 1812, d. March 12, 1877
MotherMary Ann Conner3,1,2 b. November 5, 1812, d. July 21, 1872
     Levi Oldham was buried at Fairview Church Cemetery, near Fountaintown, Shelby Co., Indiana.2 He was born on November 23, 1835 at Moral Township, Shelby Co., Indiana.3,2 He died on July 26, 1852 at Fountaintown, Shelby Co., Indiana, at age 16.2

Census Records

1850Dwelling 1253, Van Buren Township, Shelby Co., Indiana1

Citations

  1. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S447] Oldham Database, online http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=oldham&id=I04834
  3. [S45] Bill & Barbara Ziegenmeyer, "Conner - Smith Family History," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Apr 16, 2003.

James Oldham1,2,3,4,5

M, b. December 23, 1837, d. February 14, 1908
FatherAaron Oldham6,1,2,4 b. July 15, 1812, d. March 12, 1877
MotherMary Ann Conner6,1,2,4 b. November 5, 1812, d. July 21, 1872
     James Oldham was buried at Oxbow Cemetery, Nelson, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska.4,7 He was born on December 23, 1837 at near Fountaintown, Moral Township, Shelby Co., Indiana.6,4,7 He married Charlotte Whited on September 9, 1860 at Mahaska Co., Iowa.4 James Oldham died on February 14, 1908 at Angus, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska, at age 70.4,7

Census Records

1850Dwelling 1253, Van Buren Township, Shelby Co., Indiana1
1860Dwelling 235, Harrison Township, Mahaska Co., Iowa2
1870Dwelling 35, Harrison Township, Mahaska Co., Iowa8
1880Dwelling 4, District 281, Nelson, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska3
1900Dwelling 24, District 129, Blaine Township, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska5

Occupation

1860Farm laborer2
1870Farmer8
1880Farmer3
1900Farmer5

Family

Charlotte Whited b. April 3, 1838, d. October 10, 1919
Marriage*James Oldham married Charlotte Whited on September 9, 1860 at Mahaska Co., Iowa.4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S447] Oldham Database, online http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=oldham&id=I04834
  5. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S45] Bill & Barbara Ziegenmeyer, "Conner - Smith Family History," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Apr 16, 2003.
  7. [S2407] Oxbow Cemetery, Nuckolls Co., NE, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GRid=27289520&CRid=101099&
  8. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S2405] Nelson Gazette, From the Alpha N. Grossman obituary in the Feb 18, 1937 edition.
  10. [S2405] Nelson Gazette, From the Pearl Adella Oldham in the Oct 15, 1964 edition.

Daniel Oldham1

M, b. January 15, 1842, d. January 23, 1847
FatherAaron Oldham2,1 b. July 15, 1812, d. March 12, 1877
MotherMary Ann Conner2,1 b. November 5, 1812, d. July 21, 1872
     Daniel Oldham was buried at Fairview Church Cemetery, near Fountaintown, Shelby Co., Indiana.3 He was born on January 15, 1842 at Moral Township, Shelby Co., Indiana.2,1 He died on January 23, 1847 at Fountaintown, Shelby Co., Indiana, at age 5.1

Citations

  1. [S447] Oldham Database, online http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=oldham&id=I04834
  2. [S45] Bill & Barbara Ziegenmeyer, "Conner - Smith Family History," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Apr 16, 2003.
  3. [S22] FamilySearch Internet Search, online http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Search/frameset_search.asp

Robert S. Oldham1

M, b. January 15, 1842, d. October 19, 1870
FatherAaron Oldham2,3,4,1 b. July 15, 1812, d. March 12, 1877
MotherMary Ann Conner2,3,4,1 b. November 5, 1812, d. July 21, 1872
     Robert S. Oldham was born on January 15, 1842 at Fountaintown, Shelby Co., Indiana.2,1 He died on October 19, 1870 at Nuckolls Co., Nebraska, at age 28.1

Census Records

1850Dwelling 1253, Van Buren Township, Shelby Co., Indiana3
1860Dwelling 235, Harrison Township, Mahaska Co., Iowa4
1870Dwelling 87, Harrison Township, Mahaska Co., Iowa5

Occupation

1860Farm laborer4
1870Farmer5

Citations

  1. [S447] Oldham Database, online http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=oldham&id=I04834
  2. [S45] Bill & Barbara Ziegenmeyer, "Conner - Smith Family History," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Apr 16, 2003.
  3. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.

Catherine Oldham1

F, b. August 30, 1843, d. October 24, 1844
FatherAaron Oldham2,1 b. July 15, 1812, d. March 12, 1877
MotherMary Ann Conner2,1 b. November 5, 1812, d. July 21, 1872
     Catherine Oldham was buried at Fairview Church Cemetery, near Fountaintown, Shelby Co., Indiana. She was born on August 30, 1843 at Fountaintown, Shelby Co., Indiana.2,1 She died on October 24, 1844 at Fountaintown, Shelby Co., Indiana, at age 1.1

Citations

  1. [S447] Oldham Database, online http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=oldham&id=I04834
  2. [S45] Bill & Barbara Ziegenmeyer, "Conner - Smith Family History," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Apr 16, 2003.

Moses A. Oldham1

M, b. September 7, 1845, d. 1852
FatherAaron Oldham2,1 b. July 15, 1812, d. March 12, 1877
MotherMary Ann Conner2,1 b. November 5, 1812, d. July 21, 1872
     Moses A. Oldham was born on September 7, 1845 at Fountaintown, Shelby Co., Indiana.2,1 He died in 1852 at Fountaintown, Shelby Co., Indiana.1

Citations

  1. [S447] Oldham Database, online http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=oldham&id=I04834
  2. [S45] Bill & Barbara Ziegenmeyer, "Conner - Smith Family History," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Apr 16, 2003.

Infant Oldham

M, b. September 7, 1845, d. September 7, 1845
FatherAaron Oldham1,2 b. July 15, 1812, d. March 12, 1877
MotherMary Ann Conner1,2 b. November 5, 1812, d. July 21, 1872
     Infant Oldham Twin to Moses. He died on September 7, 1845 at Fountaintown, Shelby Co., Indiana.2 He was born on September 7, 1845 at Fountaintown, Shelby Co., Indiana.1,2

Citations

  1. [S45] Bill & Barbara Ziegenmeyer, "Conner - Smith Family History," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Apr 16, 2003.
  2. [S447] Oldham Database, online http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=oldham&id=I04834

Mahala Oldham1,2,3

F, b. June 2, 1848, d. September 22, 1875
FatherAaron Oldham4,1,2,3 b. July 15, 1812, d. March 12, 1877
MotherMary Ann Conner4,1,2,3 b. November 5, 1812, d. July 21, 1872
     Mahala Oldham was born on June 2, 1848 at Fountaintown, Shelby Co., Indiana.4,3 She married Milton Wesley Byram on June 13, 1875 at Wapello Co., Iowa.3 As of June 13, 1875,her married name was Byram. Mahala Oldham died on September 22, 1875 at Wapello Co., Iowa, at age 27.3

Census Records

1850Dwelling 1253, Van Buren Township, Shelby Co., Indiana1
1860Dwelling 235, Harrison Township, Mahaska Co., Iowa2
1870Dwelling 87, Harrison Township, Mahaska Co., Iowa5

Family

Milton Wesley Byram b. December 1, 1837, d. September 19, 1899
Marriage*Mahala Oldham married Milton Wesley Byram on June 13, 1875 at Wapello Co., Iowa.3 

Citations

  1. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S447] Oldham Database, online http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=oldham&id=I04834
  4. [S45] Bill & Barbara Ziegenmeyer, "Conner - Smith Family History," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Apr 16, 2003.
  5. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.

Nancy Jane Oldham

F, b. April 17, 1850, d. February 9, 1853
FatherAaron Oldham1,2 b. July 15, 1812, d. March 12, 1877
MotherMary Ann Conner1,2 b. November 5, 1812, d. July 21, 1872
     Nancy Jane Oldham was buried at Fairview Church Cemetery, near Fountaintown, Shelby Co., Indiana. She was born on April 17, 1850 at Moral Township, Shelby Co., Indiana.1 She died on February 9, 1853 at Nuckolls Co., Nebraska, at age 2.

Census Records

1850Dwelling 1253, Van Buren Township, Shelby Co., Indiana2

Citations

  1. [S45] Bill & Barbara Ziegenmeyer, "Conner - Smith Family History," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Apr 16, 2003.
  2. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.

Francis Marion Oldham1

M, b. November 30, 1853, d. October 25, 1875
FatherAaron Oldham2,3,1 b. July 15, 1812, d. March 12, 1877
MotherMary Ann Conner2,3,1 b. November 5, 1812, d. July 21, 1872
     Francis Marion Oldham Never married.1 He was born on November 30, 1853 at Indiana.2,3,1 He died on October 25, 1875 at Nuckolls Co., Nebraska, at age 21.1

Census Records

1860Dwelling 235, Harrison Township, Mahaska Co., Iowa3
1870Dwelling 87, Harrison Township, Mahaska Co., Iowa4

Occupation

1870Farmer4

Citations

  1. [S447] Oldham Database, online http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=oldham&id=I04834
  2. [S45] Bill & Barbara Ziegenmeyer, "Conner - Smith Family History," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Apr 16, 2003.
  3. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.

Mary Ann "Polly" Cole1

F, b. October 28, 1819
FatherBird "Byrd" Cole2 b. October 8, 1791, d. May 16, 1883
MotherSarah Elizabeth Underwood b. 1798, d. March 30, 1859
     Mary Ann "Polly" Cole was born on October 28, 1819 at Montgomery Co., Virginia.3,4 She married John M. Hall on March 14, 1843 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 As of March 14, 1843,her married name was Hall.

Census Records

1850Dwelling 115, District 15, Floyd Co., Virginia5
1860Dwelling 61, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1870Dwelling 289, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1880Dwelling 73, District 29, Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1890Little River, Floyd Co., Virginia9

Family

John M. Hall b. circa 1814, d. before July 29, 1870
Marriage*Mary Ann "Polly" Cole married John M. Hall on March 14, 1843 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S42] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 2, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S1482] Will of Byrd Cole.
  3. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S2820] Jack Spangler, "Spangler-Hall birth, marriage and death data," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Aug 16, 2011.
  5. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  11. [S1242] Edmund West, Family Data Collection - Individual Records.
  12. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  13. [S96] Beth Fridley, Floyd Co., Virginia Death Records, 1853-1882.

Infant Twin Oldham

M, b. September 7, 1855, d. September 7, 1855
FatherAaron Oldham1,2 b. July 15, 1812, d. March 12, 1877
MotherMary Ann Conner1,2 b. November 5, 1812, d. July 21, 1872
     Infant Twin Oldham died on September 7, 1855.1,2 He was born on September 7, 1855.1,2

Citations

  1. [S45] Bill & Barbara Ziegenmeyer, "Conner - Smith Family History," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, Apr 16, 2003.
  2. [S447] Oldham Database, online http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=oldham&id=I04834

James Littrell1,2,3

M, b. March 21, 1832, d. May 7, 1895
     James Littrell was buried at Edgar Cemetery, Edgar, Clay Co., Nebraska. He was born on March 21, 1832 at Van Buren Township, Clay Co., Indiana.2,1 He married Margaret Oldham, daughter of Aaron Oldham and Mary Ann Conner, on September 20, 1855 at Shelby Co., Indiana.1,2 James Littrell died on May 7, 1895 at Edgar, Clay Co., Nebraska, at age 63.2,1

Census Records

1860Dwelling 246, Harrison Township, Mahaska Co., Iowa4
1880Dwelling 5, District 281, Nelson, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska3

Occupation

1860Farmer4
1880Farmer3

Family

Margaret Oldham b. September 23, 1832, d. June 10, 1914
Marriage*James Littrell married Margaret Oldham, daughter of Aaron Oldham and Mary Ann Conner, on September 20, 1855 at Shelby Co., Indiana.1,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S447] Oldham Database, online http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=oldham&id=I04834
  2. [S446] Neel Black Landers et al (Oldham), online http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:2651197&id=I537044982
  3. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S7] Evelyn Ruhga Brennfoerder & Beverly De Avila (e-mail address), Felton Family History.
  6. [S2405] Nelson Gazette, From the Anna M. Felton obituary in the Aug 15, 1935 edition.
  7. [S2405] Nelson Gazette, From the Philip Dodridge Littrell obituary in the May 29, 1947 edition.
  8. [S2405] Nelson Gazette, From the James H. Littrell obituary in the Jun 7, 1945 edition.

Anna Mary "Annie" Littrell1,2,3

F, b. August 24, 1856, d. August 12, 1935
FatherJames Littrell4,5,6,1,3 b. March 21, 1832, d. May 7, 1895
MotherMargaret Oldham4,5,1,6,3 b. September 23, 1832, d. June 10, 1914
     Anna Mary "Annie" Littrell was buried at Edgar Cemetery, Edgar, Clay Co., Nebraska.4,3,7 She was born on August 24, 1856 at Eddyville, Harrison Township, Mahaska Co., Iowa.4,1,6,3 She married George Alonzo Felton, son of Alonzo Felton and Mary "Tenny" Unknown, on April 22, 1874 at Angus, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska.4,8,9,3 As of April 22, 1874,her married name was Felton. Anna Mary "Annie" Littrell died on August 12, 1935 at Nuckolls Co., Nebraska, at age 78.3 She Mrs. Anna M. Felton was the oldest child of James and Margaret Littrel, was born near Eddyville, Iowa, August 24, 1856; died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Chris Hummerickhouse, August 12, 1935, at the age of 78 years, 11 months and 18 days. She came with her family to Nuckolls county, Nebraska, in 1873. On April 22, 1874, she was united in marriage to Geo. A. Felton who lived on his homestead in the Ox Bow community, where they reared their family and resided continuously for fifty-nine years. They have made their home in Edgar, Nebraska, the past two years. To this union were born ten children. There remain to mourn her departure, her devoted husband George A. Felton, five daughters: Alice Anna Adamson, Wauneta, Nebraska; Zella Z. Overton, Clay Center, Nebraska; Sarah E. Moore, Greeley, Colorado; Jennie J. Humerickhouse, Fairfield, Nebraska; Stella F. Kay, Marsland, Nebraska; three brothers and three sisters, Philip D. Littrel, Nelson, Robert M. Littrel, Angus, James Littrel, Wauneta, Nebraska; Mrs. Ellen Wilson, Kalama, Washington; Belle Wehrman, Brighton, Colorado; and Mahal McPeak, Montrose, California. Also twenty-two grand children and 21 great grand children. Preceding her to the Great Beyond were five children; twin infants, Chas. Alonzo, Emory Edwin, and Bertha Ruhga, a sister Margaret O. Wilson. Early in life Mrs. Felton became a member of the Christian church and remained a faithful Christian until the end of life. She lived a humble life of love, devotion and service to her home, family, community and the church. She will live on in the memory of all who knew her. Truly, she was a devoted wife, mother, friend and christian. Funeral services were held at the Christian church in Edgar at ten o'clock Wednesday morning with Rev. Cecil V. Smith, the pastor, in charge, where a large number of friends gathered. on August 15, 1935.3

Census Records

1860Dwelling 246, Harrison Township, Mahaska Co., Iowa5
1880Dwelling 10, District 275, Sherman, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska2
1900Dwelling 174, District 132, Sherman, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska10
1910Dwelling 19, District 164, Sherman, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska11
1920Dwelling 105, District 168, Sherman, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska12
1930Dwelling 26, District 19, Sherman, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska13

Family

George Alonzo Felton b. July 21, 1850, d. March 25, 1938
Marriage*Anna Mary "Annie" Littrell married George Alonzo Felton, son of Alonzo Felton and Mary "Tenny" Unknown, on April 22, 1874 at Angus, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska.4,8,9,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S447] Oldham Database, online http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=oldham&id=I04834
  2. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S2405] Nelson Gazette, From the Anna M. Felton obituary in the Aug 15, 1935 edition.
  4. [S7] Evelyn Ruhga Brennfoerder & Beverly De Avila (e-mail address), Felton Family History.
  5. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S446] Neel Black Landers et al (Oldham), online http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:2651197&id=I537044982
  7. [S2404] Edgar Cemetery, Clay Co., NE, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GSln=bennett&GSfn=arthur&GSbyrel=all&GSdyrel=all&GSst=31&GScntry=4&GSob=n&GRid=60323360&CRid=2153870&df=all&
  8. [S448] Nancy Felton Koster, The Felton family: descendants of Nathaniel Felton who came to Salem, Massachusetts in 1633.
  9. [S2405] Nelson Gazette, From the George Alonzo Felton obituary in the Mar 31, 1938 edition.
  10. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  13. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  14. [S2405] Nelson Gazette, From the Alice Anna Adamson obituary in the Feb 28, 1952 edition.
  15. [S2405] Nelson Gazette, From the Mrs. Charles J. Ruhga obituary in the Mar 29, 1928 edition.

Phillip Dodridge Littrell1,2,3

M, b. December 23, 1857, d. May 24, 1947
FatherJames Littrell4,2,1,5,3,6 b. March 21, 1832, d. May 7, 1895
MotherMargaret Oldham4,1,2,5,3,6 b. September 23, 1832, d. June 10, 1914
     Phillip Dodridge Littrell was buried at Nelson Cemetery, Nelson, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska.3 He was born on December 23, 1857 at Eddyville, Harrison Township, Mahaska Co., Iowa.2,1,3 He married Sarah Josephine Wehrman on April 27, 1878 at Nelson, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska.3,7 Phillip Dodridge Littrell died on May 24, 1947 at Nelson, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska, at age 89.3,7 He Philip Dodridge Littrell, son of James and Margaret Littrell, was born in Mahaska county, Eddyville, Iowa, December 23, 1857. He departed this life at his home in Nelson, Nebraska, May 24th, 1947, at the age of 89 years, five months and one day. He was converted to Christ March 10, 1872, and came to Ox Bow, Nebraska, with his parents in October of 1873, and put his membership in the Ox Bow church in November 1873. On April 27th, 1878, he was married to Sarah Josephine Wehrman, at her home two miles west of Nelson. In 1880 they took their membership from the Ox Bow Christian church to the Nelson church, where he remained a faithful member until his death. He was chosen deacon of the church in 1888, and in 1890, was chosen an elder which he held until his death, a total of 57 years. Mr. and mrs. Littrell celebrated their 69th wedding anniversary last April 27th. to this union were born two sons and three daughters. He leaves to mourn his passing, his wife, Josephine, and the following children: Mrs. Edna Jensen, Nelson; Mrs. Jesse Roberts, Maxwell, Nebr; Irvin J. Littrell, Los Angeles, Calif; Paul M. Littrell, Nelson; Mrs. Verna Eckles, Nelson, Nebr. Also 19 grandchildren, and five great grandchildren; one brother, R.M. Littrell, one sister, Mahala McPeak, La Centra, Calif. He was preceded in death by four sisters, one brother and a great granddaughter. He was a fine citizen, faithful to his church, mindful of his duties to his community, patient all during his failing health, an outstanding personality and loved by all. The funeral services wee held in the Christian church Monday afternoon at 2:30. Rev. C.M. Foust, of Chester, and Rev. J.W. Kennedy, the local pastor, conducted the services. The music was furnished by Mrs. Harold Wood, Mrs. Davis Smith, O.L. Aikin and Floyd Rouse. The pallbearers were the church elders. Interment in Nelson cemetery. on May 29, 1947.3

Census Records

1860Dwelling 246, Harrison Township, Mahaska Co., Iowa4
1880Dwelling 55, District 281, Nelson, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska8
1900Dwelling 316, District 136, Nelson, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska9
1910Dwelling 233, District 162, Nelson, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska10
1920Dwelling 71, District 165, Nelson, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska11
1930Dwelling 52, District 13, Nelson, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska12

Occupation

1880Farmer8
1900Farmer9
1920House carpenter11
1930Carpenter and painter12

Family

Sarah Josephine Wehrman b. November 20, 1861, d. January 21, 1960
Marriage*Phillip Dodridge Littrell married Sarah Josephine Wehrman on April 27, 1878 at Nelson, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska.3,7 
Children

Citations

  1. [S446] Neel Black Landers et al (Oldham), online http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:2651197&id=I537044982
  2. [S447] Oldham Database, online http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=oldham&id=I04834
  3. [S2405] Nelson Gazette, From the Philip Dodridge Littrell obituary in the May 29, 1947 edition.
  4. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S2405] Nelson Gazette, From the Anna M. Felton obituary in the Aug 15, 1935 edition.
  6. [S2405] Nelson Gazette, From the James H. Littrell obituary in the Jun 7, 1945 edition.
  7. [S2405] Nelson Gazette, From the Sarah Josephine Wehrman Littrell obituary in the Jan 28, 1960 edition.
  8. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  13. [S2405] Nelson Gazette, From the Mrs. William K. Jensen obituary in the May 23, 1963 edition.
  14. [S2405] Nelson Gazette, From the Paul McFeeley Littrell obituary in the Apr 29, 1982 edition.
  15. [S2405] Nelson Gazette, From the Verna Grace Eckles obituary in the Mar 15, 2001 edition.

Missouri Ellen Littrell1,2

F, b. March 1, 1859
FatherJames Littrell3,2,1,4 b. March 21, 1832, d. May 7, 1895
MotherMargaret Oldham3,1,2,4 b. September 23, 1832, d. June 10, 1914
     Missouri Ellen Littrell was born on March 1, 1859 at Eddyville, Harrison Township, Mahaska Co., Iowa.5 She married Hugh Wilson on March 24, 1878. As of March 24, 1878,her married name was Wilson.

Census Records

1860Dwelling 246, Harrison Township, Mahaska Co., Iowa3
1880Liberty Precinct, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska6
1900Dwelling 255, District 38, Washington Township, Clarke Co., Iowa5
1910Dwelling 131, District 44, Burrell Township, Decatur Co., Iowa7
1920Dwelling 1, District 102, Van Metre Township, Jones Co., South DakotaEnumerated in the household of her son Lloyd8
1940Dwelling 40, District 8-59, Kalama, Cowlitz Co., Washington9

Occupation

1910Farm manager7

Family

Hugh Wilson b. February 3, 1853, d. March 7, 1910
Marriage*Missouri Ellen Littrell married Hugh Wilson on March 24, 1878. 
Children

Citations

  1. [S446] Neel Black Landers et al (Oldham), online http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:2651197&id=I537044982
  2. [S447] Oldham Database, online http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=oldham&id=I04834
  3. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S2405] Nelson Gazette, From the Anna M. Felton obituary in the Aug 15, 1935 edition.
  5. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S4165] Iowa Department of Public Health, Iowa, Marriage Records, 1880-1951.

Infant Twin Littrell

M, b. February, 1860, d. February, 1860
FatherJames Littrell1,2 b. March 21, 1832, d. May 7, 1895
MotherMargaret Oldham2,1 b. September 23, 1832, d. June 10, 1914
     Infant Twin Littrell died in February, 1860 at Eddyville, Harrison Township, Mahaska Co., Iowa.2,1 He was born in February, 1860 at Eddyville, Harrison Township, Mahaska Co., Iowa.1,2

Infant Twin Littrell

M, b. February, 1860, d. February, 1860
FatherJames Littrell1,2 b. March 21, 1832, d. May 7, 1895
MotherMargaret Oldham2,1 b. September 23, 1832, d. June 10, 1914
     Infant Twin Littrell died in February, 1860 at Eddyville, Harrison Township, Mahaska Co., Iowa.2,1 He was born in February, 1860 at Eddyville, Harrison Township, Mahaska Co., Iowa.1,2

Robert McConnell "Mack" Littrel1,2

M, b. July 3, 1862, d. March 12, 1948
FatherJames Littrell3,4,5,6,7,8 b. March 21, 1832, d. May 7, 1895
MotherMargaret Oldham4,3,5,6,7,8 b. September 23, 1832, d. June 10, 1914
     Robert McConnell "Mack" Littrel was buried at Edgar Cemetery, Edgar, Clay Co., Nebraska.1 He was born on July 3, 1862 at Eddyville, Harrison Township, Mahaska Co., Iowa.3,4,1 He married Minnie Peters on October 27, 1887 at Nebraska.2 Robert McConnell "Mack" Littrel died on March 12, 1948 at Nuckolls Co., Nebraska, at age 85.1

Census Records

1880Dwelling 5, District 281, Nelson, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska5
1900Dwelling 172, District 132, Sherman, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska9
1910Dwelling 47, District 164, Sherman, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska10
1920Dwelling 75, District 168, Sherman, Nuckolls Co., NebraskaRobert and his wife were enumerated in the household of his son-in-law Earl Basey11
1930Dwelling 39, District 19, Sherman, Nuckolls Co., NebraskaRobert was enumerated in the household of his son-in-law Earl Basey12

Occupation

1880Farm hand5
1900Farmer9
1910Farmer10

Family

Minnie Peters b. July 6, 1856, d. March 8, 1929
Marriage*Robert McConnell "Mack" Littrel married Minnie Peters on October 27, 1887 at Nebraska.2 

Citations

  1. [S2404] Edgar Cemetery, Clay Co., NE, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GSln=bennett&GSfn=arthur&GSbyrel=all&GSdyrel=all&GSst=31&GScntry=4&GSob=n&GRid=60323360&CRid=2153870&df=all&
  2. [S2405] Nelson Gazette, From the Minnie Littrel obituary in the Mar 14, 1929 edition.
  3. [S446] Neel Black Landers et al (Oldham), online http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:2651197&id=I537044982
  4. [S447] Oldham Database, online http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=oldham&id=I04834
  5. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S2405] Nelson Gazette, From the Anna M. Felton obituary in the Aug 15, 1935 edition.
  7. [S2405] Nelson Gazette, From the Philip Dodridge Littrell obituary in the May 29, 1947 edition.
  8. [S2405] Nelson Gazette, From the James H. Littrell obituary in the Jun 7, 1945 edition.
  9. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.

Belle Zona Littrell1,2

F, b. February 2, 1864, d. May 20, 1945
FatherJames Littrell2,1,3,4 b. March 21, 1832, d. May 7, 1895
MotherMargaret Oldham1,2,3,4 b. September 23, 1832, d. June 10, 1914
     Belle Zona Littrell was buried at Elmwood Cemetery, 14800 Old Brighton Road, Brighton, Adams Co., Colorado.5 She was born on February 2, 1864 at Eddyville, Harrison Township, Mahaska Co., Iowa; I believe her year of birth was 1864 since her brother Robert was also born in 1862.5 As of September 18, 1880,her married name was Wehrman.5 She married Frederick Augusta "Fred" Wehrman on September 18, 1880 at Nelson, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska.5 Belle Zona Littrell died on March 17, 1945 at Brighton, Adams Co., Colorado, at age 81.5 She Belle Z. Wehrman, daughter of James and Margaret Littrell, was born near Eddyville, Iowa, February 2, 1862, and died March 17, 1945, after a long illness and confinement to a hospital for the past eleven months at Brighton, Colorado. She became a member of the Christian Church at the age of thirteen and has been a faithful member till her death. She was married to F.A. Wehrman September 18, 1880, near Nelson. They lived around Nelson except five years spent in Kansas, till 1919 when they moved to Brighton, Colo. They were priviledged to spend their sixtieth wedding anniversary together in 1940. Mr. Wehrman passed on later that year. To this union were born one daughter and seven sons: Mrs. Lillian Stahl, Burns, Oregon; Wm. C. of Nelson, Nebr; R.L. of Hudson, Colo; C.C. of Premont, Texas; J.C. of Bellflower, Calif; John R. of Brighton, Colo; F.C. of the U.S. Navy at present stationed at San Diego, Calif; and V.A. who preceded her in death less than a year ago. Besides her children she is survived by several grandchildren and great grandchildren, three brothers, R.M. Littrell of Edgar, P.D. of Nelson, James of Wauneta, Nebr; and Mrs. McPeak, Glendale, Calif. Also several nieces and nephews, and a host of friends. She was a cheerful, happy person and loved her church and family and friends. Funeral services were held on the afternoon of March 21, 1945, at the Jones Memorial Chapel in Brighton, Rev. R.D. Lowden, her pastor, was in charge of the service, assisted by a former pastor and dear friend, Rev. F.E. Day of Denver. All her living children were present at this service. She was laid to rest in the Elmwood cemetery near Brighton, beside her husband. on March 29, 1945.5 She died on May 20, 1945 at Brighton, Adams Co., Colorado, at age 81.1

Census Records

1880Dwelling 5, District 281, Nelson, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska3
1900Dwelling 168, District 134, Highland, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska6
1910Dwelling 100, District 162, Nelson, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska7
1920Dwelling 333, District 6, Brighton, Adams Co., Colorado8
1930Dwelling 269, District 1, Fort Morgan, Morgan Co., Colorado9

Family

Frederick Augusta "Fred" Wehrman b. January 3, 1860, d. December 13, 1940
Marriage*Belle Zona Littrell married Frederick Augusta "Fred" Wehrman on September 18, 1880 at Nelson, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska.5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S447] Oldham Database, online http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=oldham&id=I04834
  2. [S446] Neel Black Landers et al (Oldham), online http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:2651197&id=I537044982
  3. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S2405] Nelson Gazette, From the Anna M. Felton obituary in the Aug 15, 1935 edition.
  5. [S2405] Nelson Gazette, From the Belle Z. Wehrman obituary in the Mar 29, 1945 edition.
  6. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S2405] Nelson Gazette, From the Frederick A. Wehrman obituary in the Dec 19, 1940 edition.
  11. [S2405] Nelson Gazette, From the William C. Wehrman obituary in the Jan 10, 1957 edition.
  12. [S3952] Texas Department of State Health Services, Texas, Death Certificates, 1903–1982.

Infant Twin Littrell

F, b. November 12, 1865, d. November 12, 1865
FatherJames Littrell1,2 b. March 21, 1832, d. May 7, 1895
MotherMargaret Oldham2,1 b. September 23, 1832, d. June 10, 1914
     Infant Twin Littrell died on November 12, 1865.2,1 She was born on November 12, 1865.1,2

John M. Hall1,2

M, b. circa 1814, d. before July 29, 1870
     John M. Hall was born circa 1814 at Indiana.1 He married Mary Ann "Polly" Cole, daughter of Bird "Byrd" Cole and Sarah Elizabeth Underwood, on March 14, 1843 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3 John M. Hall died before July 29, 1870; Not enumerated with his family in the 1870 Census.4

Census Records

1850Dwelling 115, District 15, Floyd Co., Virginia1
1860Dwelling 61, Floyd Co., Virginia2

Occupation

1850Farmer1
1860Farmer2

Family

Mary Ann "Polly" Cole b. October 28, 1819
Marriage*John M. Hall married Mary Ann "Polly" Cole, daughter of Bird "Byrd" Cole and Sarah Elizabeth Underwood, on March 14, 1843 at Floyd Co., Virginia.3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S42] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 2, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  4. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S8] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 4, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  6. [S1242] Edmund West, Family Data Collection - Individual Records.
  7. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  8. [S96] Beth Fridley, Floyd Co., Virginia Death Records, 1853-1882.

Infant Twin Littrell

F, b. November 12, 1865, d. November 12, 1865
FatherJames Littrell1,2 b. March 21, 1832, d. May 7, 1895
MotherMargaret Oldham2,1 b. September 23, 1832, d. June 10, 1914
     Infant Twin Littrell died on November 12, 1865.2,1 She was born on November 12, 1865.1,2

Mahala Littrell1,2,3,4,5

F, b. January 19, 1867, d. August 9, 1954
FatherJames Littrell2,1,3,6,4,5 b. March 21, 1832, d. May 7, 1895
MotherMargaret Oldham1,2,3,6,4,5 b. September 23, 1832, d. June 10, 1914
     Mahala Littrell was born on January 19, 1867 at Eddyville, Harrison Township, Mahaska Co., Iowa.2,1,7 She married Frank Elmer McPeak on July 31, 1886 at Mahaska Co., Iowa.2,8 As of July 31, 1886,her married name was McPeak. Mahala Littrell died on August 9, 1954 at Glendale, Los Angeles Co., California, at age 87.7,9

Census Records

1880Dwelling 5, District 281, Nelson, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska3
1900Dwelling 41, District 130, Elk, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska10
1910Dwelling 70, District 135, Swan Township, Holt Co., Nebraska11
1930Dwelling 124, District 1046, La Crescenta, Los Angeles Co., California12

Occupation

1930Private family nurse12

Family

Frank Elmer McPeak b. September 28, 1863, d. October 8, 1918
Marriage*Mahala Littrell married Frank Elmer McPeak on July 31, 1886 at Mahaska Co., Iowa.2,8 
Children

Citations

  1. [S447] Oldham Database, online http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=oldham&id=I04834
  2. [S446] Neel Black Landers et al (Oldham), online http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:2651197&id=I537044982
  3. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S2405] Nelson Gazette, From the Philip Dodridge Littrell obituary in the May 29, 1947 edition.
  5. [S2405] Nelson Gazette, From the James H. Littrell obituary in the Jun 7, 1945 edition.
  6. [S2405] Nelson Gazette, From the Anna M. Felton obituary in the Aug 15, 1935 edition.
  7. [S451] Center for Health Statistics Department of Health Services, California Death Index, 1940-1997.
  8. [S22] FamilySearch Internet Search, online http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Search/frameset_search.asp
  9. [S452] The Thomas Pheland & Daniel McPeak Genealogy, online http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:2463178&id=I520371533
  10. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.

James Henry Littrell1,2,3,4

M, b. July 15, 1873, d. May 25, 1945
FatherJames Littrell2,1,5,6,7 b. March 21, 1832, d. May 7, 1895
MotherMargaret Oldham1,2,8,5,6,7 b. September 23, 1832, d. June 10, 1914
     James Henry Littrell was buried at Edgar Cemetery, Edgar, Clay Co., Nebraska.7 He was born on July 15, 1873 at Eddyville, Harrison Township, Mahaska Co., Iowa.2,1,4,7 He married Mary Caroline Peters on May 6, 1894.2,7 James Henry Littrell died on May 25, 1945 at Imperial, Chase Co., Nebraska, at age 71.7 He James H. Littrell, son of James and Margaret Littrell, was born July 15, 1873, near Eddyville, Iowa, and passed away at the Imperial, Nebraska hospital on May 25, 1945, at the age of 71 years, 10 months and 10 days. When he was a small child his parents brought him to Nuckolls county, Nebraska, where they took a homestead near Nelson, where he grew to manhood. In 1894, he was married to Mary Peters. To this union were born ten children, three of whom have preceded him in death. Surviving are his wife, children: Ivan of Wauneta, Nebraska; Elmer of Colorado Springs, Colorado; May of Denver, Colorado; Grace Kennedy of Woodland, Washington; Howard of Arcata, California; Bernice Baugerman of Tacoma, Washington; and Willie of McPherson, Kansas; thirteen grandchildren, one great grandchild, one sister, Mrs. Mahala McPeak of Glendale, California; and two brothers, Robert M. Littrell of Edgar, and P.D. Littrell of Nelson, besides other relatives and a host of friends. The family lived on a farm near Oak, Nebraska, until 1926, when they moved to Chase county, Nebraska. They lived in Wauneta, Nebraska, and vicinty since that time with the exception of three years during which time they lived in Fort Morgan, Colorado. The Johnston Mortuary of Wauneta handled by Leonard Hanson and Nelson Burham brougt the body from Wauneta accompanied by the family, Mrs. James Littrell, Mr. and Mrs. Ivan Littrell of Wauneta, Elmer Littrell of Colorado Springs, May Littrell of Denver, Willis Littrell of McPherson, Kansas. Funeral services were held Tuesday, May 29, 1945, at 2:00 p.m., at the Edgar Christian church, conducted by Rev. C.M. Foust of Nelson, Nebraska. Music was furnished by Mrs. W.F. Hockman and Mrs. Walter Jacobsen, accompanied by Mrs. Roy Cline at the piano. Pallbearers were: Alfred Burres, Everett Kinnison, L.A. Grossman, Morg Grossman, Wm. Culbertson and Z.O. Elifritz. Interment was made in the Edgar cemetery on June 7, 1945.7

Census Records

1880Dwelling 5, District 281, Nelson, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska5
1900Dwelling 64, District 132, Hammond, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska9
1910Dwelling 87, District 158, Hammond, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska8
1920Dwelling 22, District 161, Hammond, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska3

Occupation

1900Farmer9
1910Farmer8
1920Farmer3

Family

Mary Caroline Peters b. circa 1873, d. June 7, 1953
Marriage*James Henry Littrell married Mary Caroline Peters on May 6, 1894.2,7 
Children

Citations

  1. [S447] Oldham Database, online http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=oldham&id=I04834
  2. [S446] Neel Black Landers et al (Oldham), online http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:2651197&id=I537044982
  3. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  5. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S2405] Nelson Gazette, From the Anna M. Felton obituary in the Aug 15, 1935 edition.
  7. [S2405] Nelson Gazette, From the James H. Littrell obituary in the Jun 7, 1945 edition.
  8. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S2404] Edgar Cemetery, Clay Co., NE, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GSln=bennett&GSfn=arthur&GSbyrel=all&GSdyrel=all&GSst=31&GScntry=4&GSob=n&GRid=60323360&CRid=2153870&df=all&

Margaret Orinda Littrell1,2,3,4,5

F, b. February 10, 1861, d. April 3, 1925
FatherJames Littrell2,1,6 b. March 21, 1832, d. May 7, 1895
MotherMargaret Oldham1,2,6 b. September 23, 1832, d. June 10, 1914
     Margaret Orinda Littrell was buried at Nelson Cemetery, Nelson, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska.7 She was born on February 10, 1861 at Eddyville, Harrison Township, Mahaska Co., Iowa.5 She married Joel Bernard Wilson on June 21, 1879.3,4,5 As of June 21, 1879,her married name was Wilson. Margaret Orinda Littrell died on April 3, 1925 at Nelson, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska, at age 64.4,5 She Margaret Orinda Littrell was born at Eddyville, Iowa, February 10th, 1861, and died at her home near Nelson April 3d, 1925. She professed her faith in Christ and was baptized at the age of thirteen. She came to Nebraska with her parents in the autumn of 1873. She was united in marriage with Joel B. Wilson June 21, 1879. To this union were born four children: Mrs. Nettie Schafer of Central City, Frank of Nelson, Mrs. Myrtle Basey of Plainview, Idaho, and Mrs. Gladys Morehead. Besides these and her husband she leaves four sisters and three brothers, and nine grandchildren, living, and two have preceded her in death. All the immediate relatives were present at the funeral except one sister who is sick, and the daughter living in Idaho. Mrs. Wilson is the first one of the family of eight to depart this life. The youngest is fifty and the oldest seventy years. She has reared a family that revere her and call her blessed. Funeral services were held from the Christian church, conducted by the pastor, W.R. Arnold. The sermon was based on the text taken from Proverbs 31:1-.31. Interment was made Sunday. A wonderful being is mother; Other folks may love you, but only your mother understands. Mother works for you, cares for you, loves and forgives you; and when and where you leave her, like a guardian angel her memory is always with you. on April 9, 1925.5

Census Records

1900Dwelling 180, District 132, Sherman, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska8
1910Dwelling 91, District 162, Nelson, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska9
1920Dwelling 342, District 165, Nelson, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska10

Family

Joel Bernard Wilson b. December 2, 1853, d. January 31, 1935
Marriage*Margaret Orinda Littrell married Joel Bernard Wilson on June 21, 1879.3,4,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S447] Oldham Database, online http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=oldham&id=I04834
  2. [S446] Neel Black Landers et al (Oldham), online http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:2651197&id=I537044982
  3. [S788] Hope Waibel, "Joel Bernard Wilson," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, May 21, 2002.
  4. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Joel Bernard Wilson obituary in an unknown edition.
  5. [S2405] Nelson Gazette, From the Margaret Orinda Littrell obituary in the Apr 9, 1925 edition.
  6. [S2405] Nelson Gazette, From the Anna M. Felton obituary in the Aug 15, 1935 edition.
  7. [S2406] Nelson Cemetery, Nuckolls Co., NE, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GRid=27350464&CRid=290316&
  8. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.

Frederick Augusta "Fred" Wehrman1,2,3

M, b. January 3, 1860, d. December 13, 1940
     Frederick Augusta "Fred" Wehrman was buried at Elmwood Cemetery, 14800 Old Brighton Road, Brighton, Adams Co., Colorado.4 He was born on January 3, 1860 at Taylorville, Christian Co., Illinois.4 He married Belle Zona Littrell, daughter of James Littrell and Margaret Oldham, on September 18, 1880 at Nelson, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska.5 Frederick Augusta "Fred" Wehrman died on December 13, 1940 at Brighton, Adams Co., Colorado, at age 80.4 He Frederick A. Wehrman was born January 3, 1860, in Christian county, Illinois, and passed away on December 13, 1940, at his home in Brighton, Colorado. He moved with his parents to Nebraska in March, 1875. He was united in marriage with Belle Z. Littrell September 20, 1880. They have had 60 years of life together, having just celebrated their 60th anniversary last September. He is survived by his wife and one daughter, Mrs. R.D. Stahl of Burns, Oregon; seven sons, Wm. C. of Nelson, Nebr., Ruble L. of Hudson, Colo., C.C. of Premont, Texas, J.C. of Longmont, Colo., J.R. of Brighton, V.A. of South Gate, Calif., F.C. of Denver, Colo; twenty-four grand children and sixteen great grandchildren; also one sister, Mrs. Lizzie Brock, Farnam, Nebr. He joined the Christian Church when a young man and at the time of his death was a member of the Christian Church in Brighton. He was one of the pioneer farmers of Nuckolls county. He helped to break out a great deal of its land. His farm home is located seven miles southwest of Nelson. He retired in 1919 and moved to Brighton, Colorado, where he has since resided. The funeral was conducted by his former pastor, Rev. F.E. Day, Sunday afternoon, December 15, 1940, in Brighton. His wife, his sister and all of his children with the exception of C.C. were in attendance. Also a large number of other relatives and friends. He was laid to rest in the Brighton cemetery. Three of the pallbearers were former Nelson men: Dean Lapp and Hazel Lair of Denver, and Chas. O. Sargent of Roggen, Colo. Mrs. Wehrman accompanied her daughter, Mrs. Roy Stahl and Mr. Stahl to their home at Burns, Oregon. on December 19, 1940.4

Census Records

1900Dwelling 168, District 134, Highland, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska6
1910Dwelling 100, District 162, Nelson, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska7
1920Dwelling 333, District 6, Brighton, Adams Co., Colorado8
1930Dwelling 269, District 1, Fort Morgan, Morgan Co., Colorado3

Occupation

1900Farmer6

Family

Belle Zona Littrell b. February 2, 1864, d. May 20, 1945
Marriage*Frederick Augusta "Fred" Wehrman married Belle Zona Littrell, daughter of James Littrell and Margaret Oldham, on September 18, 1880 at Nelson, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska.5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S446] Neel Black Landers et al (Oldham), online http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:2651197&id=I537044982
  2. [S447] Oldham Database, online http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=oldham&id=I04834
  3. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S2405] Nelson Gazette, From the Frederick A. Wehrman obituary in the Dec 19, 1940 edition.
  5. [S2405] Nelson Gazette, From the Belle Z. Wehrman obituary in the Mar 29, 1945 edition.
  6. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S2405] Nelson Gazette, From the William C. Wehrman obituary in the Jan 10, 1957 edition.
  10. [S3952] Texas Department of State Health Services, Texas, Death Certificates, 1903–1982.

Lillian May "Lillie" Wehrman1,2,3

F, b. August 24, 1881, d. September 19, 1968
FatherFrederick Augusta "Fred" Wehrman2,1,4,3 b. January 3, 1860, d. December 13, 1940
MotherBelle Zona Littrell1,2,4,3 b. February 2, 1864, d. May 20, 1945
     Lillian May "Lillie" Wehrman was born on August 24, 1881 at Angus, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska.5 She married Roy Duke "R.D." Stahl on March 14, 1901 at Nuckolls Co., Nebraska.2 As of March 14, 1901,her married name was Stahl. Lillian May "Lillie" Wehrman died on September 19, 1968 at Clackamas Co., Oregon, at age 87.6

Census Records

1900Dwelling 168, District 134, Highland, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska4
1910Dwelling 103, District 82, Island, Harney Co., Oregon7
1920Dwelling 95, District 70, Burns, Harney Co., Oregon8
1930Dwelling 65, District 24, Burns, Harney Co., Oregon9
1940Dwelling 75, District 13-2, Burns, Harney Co., Oregon10

Family

Roy Duke "R.D." Stahl b. December 2, 1878, d. September 6, 1959
Marriage*Lillian May "Lillie" Wehrman married Roy Duke "R.D." Stahl on March 14, 1901 at Nuckolls Co., Nebraska.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S446] Neel Black Landers et al (Oldham), online http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:2651197&id=I537044982
  2. [S447] Oldham Database, online http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=oldham&id=I04834
  3. [S2405] Nelson Gazette, From the Belle Z. Wehrman obituary in the Mar 29, 1945 edition.
  4. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S22] FamilySearch Internet Search, online http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Search/frameset_search.asp
  6. [S442] Oregon State Archives and Records Center, Oregon Death Index, 1898-2008.
  7. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S4277] The Carpenter Family and Related Lines, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/53101355/person/13455296222?ssrc=

William Carl "Billy" Wehrman1,2,3,4

M, b. December 29, 1882, d. January 2, 1957
FatherFrederick Augusta "Fred" Wehrman2,1,5,6,7,8 b. January 3, 1860, d. December 13, 1940
MotherBelle Zona Littrell1,2,5,6,7,8 b. February 2, 1864, d. May 20, 1945
     William Carl "Billy" Wehrman was buried at Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens, Littleton, Arapahoe Co., Colorado.4 He was born on December 29, 1882 at Angus, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska.1,3,8 He married Sarah "Mable" Mearns on June 19, 1906 at Bostwick Township, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska; His obituary has a marriage date of Jun 16, 1907.1,8,9 William Carl "Billy" Wehrman died on January 2, 1957 at Englewood, Arapahoe Co., Colorado, at age 74.1,8 He Funeral services were held in Englewood, Colo., on Jan 5, 1957, for William C. Wehrman. Mr. Wehrman had been confined in Swedish Hospital in Englewood for a week prior to his death on Jan, 2, 1957. He was born Dec. 29, 1882, at Angus, Nebr., son of Fred and Belle Wehrman. On June 16, 1907, he was united in marriage to Mabel Mearns. He lived many years in the Highland community and has many friends here. He retired from farming several years ago and in 1953 moved to Englewood where he has been making his home. He was a member of the Reformed Presbyterian Church at Beulah and later in Denver, Colo. He is survived by his wife, Mabel, of Englewood; his son, Rex of St. Louis, Mo; his daughters, Rubye Marshall and Ruth Herrick of Littleton, Colo., and Shirley Watmore of Englewood, Colo; one sister, Mrs. Roy Stahl, Portland, Ore; five brothers, F.C. Wehrman, Denver; C.C.Wehrman, Corpus Christi, Tex; John Wehrman, Brighton, Colo; Jim Wehrman, Bellflower, Calif; and R.L. Wehrman, Hudson, Colo. One brother, Virgil, preceded him in death in 1944. Also surviving are eight grandchildren and 11 great grand children. Pallbearers were Don Wehrman, Welton Wehrman, Don Pickrel, Jim Vanderpool, Lyle Montgomery and Duane Flower. Those attending from a distance were Mr. and Mrs. Rex Wehrman of St. Louis, Mo; Mr. and Mrs. D.C. Mearns of Superior; and Mr. and Mrs. Oliver Mearns and Mrs. Edward Borowicz of Bostwick. on January 10, 1957.8

Census Records

1900Dwelling 168, District 134, Highland, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska5
1910Dwelling 17, District 160, Highland, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska10
1920Dwelling 59, District 163, Highland, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska11
1930Dwelling 24, District 11, Highland, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska12

Occupation

1910Farmer10
1920Farmer11
1930Farmer12

Family

Sarah "Mable" Mearns b. January 17, 1887, d. June 11, 1959
Marriage*William Carl "Billy" Wehrman married Sarah "Mable" Mearns on June 19, 1906 at Bostwick Township, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska; His obituary has a marriage date of Jun 16, 1907.1,8,9 
Children

Citations

  1. [S447] Oldham Database, online http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=oldham&id=I04834
  2. [S446] Neel Black Landers et al (Oldham), online http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=:2651197&id=I537044982
  3. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  4. [S2435] Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens, Arapahoe Co., CO, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GRid=58090014&CRid=57214&
  5. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S2405] Nelson Gazette, From the Frederick A. Wehrman obituary in the Dec 19, 1940 edition.
  7. [S2405] Nelson Gazette, From the Belle Z. Wehrman obituary in the Mar 29, 1945 edition.
  8. [S2405] Nelson Gazette, From the William C. Wehrman obituary in the Jan 10, 1957 edition.
  9. [S2405] Nelson Gazette, From the Mabel Wehrman obituary in the Jun 18, 1959 edition.
  10. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.

John J. Furnish1,2,3

M, b. February 28, 1853, d. March 12, 1894
     John J. Furnish was buried at Oxbow Cemetery, Nelson, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska.3 He was born on February 28, 1853 at Indiana.3 He married Cora Anna Ginora Oldham, daughter of James Oldham and Charlotte Whited, on September 20, 1877 at Nuckolls Co., Nebraska.4 John J. Furnish died on March 12, 1894 at Oxbow, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska, at age 41.4

Census Records

1880Dwelling 14, District 281, Nelson, Nuckolls Co., Nebraska5

Occupation

1880Farmer5

Family

Cora Anna Ginora Oldham b. November 27, 1861, d. October 30, 1932
Marriage*John J. Furnish married Cora Anna Ginora Oldham, daughter of James Oldham and Charlotte Whited, on September 20, 1877 at Nuckolls Co., Nebraska.4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S447] Oldham Database, online http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=oldham&id=I04834
  2. [S456] Roselle-Jones Family Tree (Oldham), online http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=groselle&id=I2294
  3. [S2407] Oxbow Cemetery, Nuckolls Co., NE, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GRid=27289520&CRid=101099&
  4. [S2405] Nelson Gazette, From the Pearl Adella Oldham in the Oct 15, 1964 edition.
  5. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S3926] Washington State Archives, Washington, Deaths, 1883-1960.