Telulah/Teula "Lute" Fish1,2,3,4

F, b. circa 1865
FatherWilliam Jasper Fish1,2,5,3 b. July 23, 1840, d. May 24, 1906
MotherEmily "Emma" Conner2,5,3 b. July 26, 1841, d. February 14, 1913
     Telulah/Teula "Lute" Fish was born circa 1865 at Lancaster Township, Keokuk Co., Iowa.2,3 As of July 26, 1884,her married name was Jackson.6 She married William A. Jackson on July 26, 1884 at Delta, Keokuk Co., Iowa.3

Census Records

1870Dwelling 30, Wyandotte Township, Wyandotte Co., Kansas2
1880Dwelling 145, District 153, Van Buren, Keokuk Co., Iowa1

Family

William A. Jackson b. circa 1859
Marriage*Telulah/Teula "Lute" Fish married William A. Jackson on July 26, 1884 at Delta, Keokuk Co., Iowa.3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S2158] Conner Family ties to Keokuk Iowa, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/11964758/person/-361737289, From the Jackson-Conner marriage certificate.
  4. [S2213] Iowa Vital Records Index (FamilySearch Historical Records), online https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Iowa_Vital_Records_Index_(FamilySearch_Historical_Records).
  5. [S411] B. J. Conner, The Conner Family 1736-1997.
  6. [S22] FamilySearch Internet Search, online http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Search/frameset_search.asp
  7. [S515] Dennis Wood, "Leona Jackson and James Danner," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, May 18, 2003.
  8. [S7069] State Historical Society of Iowa, Iowa, Delayed Birth Records, 1856-1940.

Alice Eldora Fish1,2,3

F, b. April 30, 1862, d. September 15, 1923
FatherWilliam Jasper Fish4,1,5,6,2,3 b. July 23, 1840, d. May 24, 1906
MotherEmily "Emma" Conner1,5,2,3 b. July 26, 1841, d. February 14, 1913
     Alice Eldora Fish was buried at Pennington Cemetery, Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.7 She was born on April 30, 1862 at Iowa.8,9,2,3 As of March 20, 1881,her married name was Covey.6 She married William Thomas Covey on March 20, 1881 at Keokuk Co., Iowa.5,6 Alice Eldora Fish died on September 15, 1923 at Davenport, Scott Co., Iowa, at age 61.9,2,3 She Mrs. Alice E. Covey passed away at the home of daughter, Mrs. Earl Rynearson, 825 Swits street at 8:40 o'clock Saturday morning after an illness extending over five years. She was born in Iowa April 30, 1862 and came to Davenport two years ago to make her home with her daughter. She was a member of the Methodist Episcopal church at Sigourney, Iowa. Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Velma St. Clair of Washington, D.C. and Mrs. Earl Rynearson of Davenport; one son, Charles Covey of South Ottumwa, Ia. and one sister, Mrs. Anna Green of Cincinnati. The remains were taken to Runge's Funeral Chapel, from where they were sent to Sigourney, Saturday afternoon, where services will be held at the M. E. church at 2 o'clock today. Burial will be made in the family lot in Sigourney cemetery. on September 16, 1923.9

Census Records

1870Dwelling 30, Wyandotte Township, Wyandotte Co., Kansas1
1880Dwelling 145, District 153, Van Buren, Keokuk Co., Iowa4
1900Dwelling 158, District 48, Prairie Township, Keokuk Co., Iowa8
1910Dwelling 116, District 55, Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa10
1920Dwelling 584, District 58, Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa11

Occupation

1920Laundress11

Family

William Thomas Covey b. September, 1858, d. January 18, 1916
Marriage*Alice Eldora Fish married William Thomas Covey on March 20, 1881 at Keokuk Co., Iowa.5,6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S7053] State Historical Society of Iowa, Iowa, Death Records, 1920-1967.
  3. [S5949] FamilySearch, Iowa, Deaths and Burials, 1850-1990.
  4. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S411] B. J. Conner, The Conner Family 1736-1997.
  6. [S2213] Iowa Vital Records Index (FamilySearch Historical Records), online https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Iowa_Vital_Records_Index_(FamilySearch_Historical_Records).
  7. [S2162] Jackson - Fish Family Tree, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/4900533/person/415685489
  8. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S2160] Davenport Democrat And Leader, The, From the Alice E. Covey obituary in the Sep 16, 1923 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. [S7069] State Historical Society of Iowa, Iowa, Delayed Birth Records, 1856-1940.
  13. [S4165] Iowa Department of Public Health, Iowa, Marriage Records, 1880-1951.
  14. [S6383] Missouri Death Certificates, 1910 - 1966, online https://s1.sos.mo.gov/Records/Archives/ArchivesMvc/
  15. [S3406] Unknown compiler, Iowa, Births and Christenings Index, 1800-1999.
  16. [S2160] Davenport Democrat And Leader, The, From the Mary Alice Rynearson obituary in the Dec 25, 1922 edition.
  17. [S4926] Unknown compiler, Iowa, Select Marriages Index, 1758-1996.

William Edward Fish1,2,3

M, b. 1868, d. 1886
FatherWilliam Jasper Fish1,2,3 b. July 23, 1840, d. May 24, 1906
MotherEmily "Emma" Conner2,3 b. July 26, 1841, d. February 14, 1913
     William Edward Fish was buried at McFarlane Cemetery, Washington Township, Keokuk Co., Iowa.4 He was born in 1868 at Iowa.1,4,2 He died in 1886; Killed in a train accident.4,3

Census Records

1870Dwelling 30, Wyandotte Township, Wyandotte Co., Kansas2
1880Dwelling 145, District 153, Van Buren, Keokuk Co., Iowa1

Citations

  1. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S411] B. J. Conner, The Conner Family 1736-1997.
  4. [S324] Works Project Administration, Iowa Cemetery Records.

Samuel Rush Fish1,2

M, b. circa 1874, d. 1904
FatherWilliam Jasper Fish1,2 b. July 23, 1840, d. May 24, 1906
MotherEmily "Emma" Conner2 b. July 26, 1841, d. February 14, 1913
     Samuel Rush Fish was born circa 1874 at Iowa.1 He died in 1904; Killed in a dust explosion in a mine.2

Census Records

1880Dwelling 145, District 153, Van Buren, Keokuk Co., Iowa1

Citations

  1. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S411] B. J. Conner, The Conner Family 1736-1997.

William A. Jackson1,2,3

M, b. circa 1859
     William A. Jackson was born circa 1859 at Kentucky.4,2 He married Telulah/Teula "Lute" Fish, daughter of William Jasper Fish and Emily "Emma" Conner, on July 26, 1884 at Delta, Keokuk Co., Iowa.2

Family

Telulah/Teula "Lute" Fish b. circa 1865
Marriage*William A. Jackson married Telulah/Teula "Lute" Fish, daughter of William Jasper Fish and Emily "Emma" Conner, on July 26, 1884 at Delta, Keokuk Co., Iowa.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S411] B. J. Conner, The Conner Family 1736-1997.
  2. [S2158] Conner Family ties to Keokuk Iowa, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/11964758/person/-361737289, From the Jackson-Conner marriage certificate.
  3. [S2213] Iowa Vital Records Index (FamilySearch Historical Records), online https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Iowa_Vital_Records_Index_(FamilySearch_Historical_Records).
  4. [S1448] State Historical Society of Iowa via Heritage Quest, Iowa State Census Collection, 1836-1925.
  5. [S515] Dennis Wood, "Leona Jackson and James Danner," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, May 18, 2003.
  6. [S7069] State Historical Society of Iowa, Iowa, Delayed Birth Records, 1856-1940.

Ida May Jackson1,2

F, b. June 13, 1885, d. June 26, 1962
FatherWilliam A. Jackson1,3 b. circa 1859
MotherTelulah/Teula "Lute" Fish1,3 b. circa 1865
     Ida May Jackson was buried at Stonington Cemetery, Walsh, Baca Co., Colorado.4 She was born on June 13, 1885 at Keokuk Co., Iowa.5,6 As of November 26, 1905,her married name was Hartley.2 She married Charles Edgar "Charley" Hartley on November 26, 1905 at Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.1,2 Ida May Jackson died on June 26, 1962 at Walsh, Baca Co., Colorado, at age 77.6

Census Records

1900Dwelling 180, District 46, Lancaster Township, Keokuk Co., Iowa5
1910Dwelling 573, District 55, Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa7
1920Dwelling 122, District 53, Osage Township, Bourbon Co., Kansas8
1930Dwelling 16, District 11, Diamond Ridge, Baca Co., Colorado9

Family

Charles Edgar "Charley" Hartley b. February 20, 1883, d. May 21, 1959
Marriage*Ida May Jackson married Charles Edgar "Charley" Hartley on November 26, 1905 at Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.1,2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S411] B. J. Conner, The Conner Family 1736-1997.
  2. [S4926] Unknown compiler, Iowa, Select Marriages Index, 1758-1996.
  3. [S515] Dennis Wood, "Leona Jackson and James Danner," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, May 18, 2003.
  4. [S10509] Stonington Cemetery, Baca Co., CO, online www.findagrave.com.
  5. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S2158] Conner Family ties to Keokuk Iowa, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/11964758/person/-361737289
  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. [S3406] Unknown compiler, Iowa, Births and Christenings Index, 1800-1999.
  11. [S5949] FamilySearch, Iowa, Deaths and Burials, 1850-1990.
  12. [S7069] State Historical Society of Iowa, Iowa, Delayed Birth Records, 1856-1940.

Leona Viola "Onie" Jackson1,2

F, b. April 14, 1887, d. February, 1973
FatherWilliam A. Jackson3,4,5 b. circa 1859
MotherTelulah/Teula "Lute" Fish3,4,5 b. circa 1865
     Her Social Security Number was 485-07-5336.1 Leona Viola "Onie" Jackson was born on April 14, 1887 at What Cheer, Keokuk Co., Iowa.1,5 As of December 8, 1906,her married name was Danner.5 She married James Alfred Danner on December 8, 1906 at Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.3,4,6,5 Leona Viola "Onie" Jackson and James Alfred Danner were divorced in 1917.2 As of September 11, 1918,her married name was Perkins.5 Leona Viola "Onie" Jackson married Walter Elmer Perkins on September 11, 1918 at Waukon, Allamakee Co., Iowa.5 As of circa 1922,her married name was Kent.7 Leona Viola "Onie" Jackson married Harvey J. Kent circa 1922.7 Leona Viola "Onie" Jackson died in February, 1973 at Marshalltown, Marshall Co., Iowa, at age 85.1,2

Census Records

1910Dwelling 22, District 119, Lincoln Township, Poweshiek Co., Iowa6
1920Dwelling 383, District 161, Ward 1, Marshalltown, Marshall Co., Iowa8
1930Dwelling 226, District 23, Marshalltown, Marshall Co., Iowa9

Family 1

James Alfred Danner b. June 16, 1886, d. December 29, 1945
Marriage*Leona Viola "Onie" Jackson married James Alfred Danner on December 8, 1906 at Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.3,4,6,5 
Divorce* Leona Viola "Onie" Jackson and James Alfred Danner were divorced in 1917.2 
Children

Family 2

Walter Elmer Perkins b. May 22, 1873, d. March 16, 1954
Marriage*Leona Viola "Onie" Jackson married Walter Elmer Perkins on September 11, 1918 at Waukon, Allamakee Co., Iowa.5 

Family 3

Harvey J. Kent b. May 8, 1901, d. July, 1975
Marriage*Leona Viola "Onie" Jackson married Harvey J. Kent circa 1922.7 

Citations

  1. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  2. [S2158] Conner Family ties to Keokuk Iowa, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/11964758/person/-361737289
  3. [S411] B. J. Conner, The Conner Family 1736-1997.
  4. [S515] Dennis Wood, "Leona Jackson and James Danner," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, May 18, 2003.
  5. [S2213] Iowa Vital Records Index (FamilySearch Historical Records), online https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Iowa_Vital_Records_Index_(FamilySearch_Historical_Records).
  6. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S1723] Nordyke, online http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=nordyke&id=I32284
  8. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.

Charles Edward "Ed" Jackson1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8

M, b. July 6, 1889, d. February 9, 1971
FatherWilliam A. Jackson1,2,6,8 b. circa 1859
MotherTelulah/Teula "Lute" Fish1,2,6,8 b. circa 1865
     Charles Edward "Ed" Jackson was buried at Ottumwa Cemetery, 1302 N. Court Street, Ottumwa, Wapello Co., Iowa.7 His Social Security Number was 484-01-1508.9 He was born on July 6, 1889 at What Cheer, Keokuk Co., Iowa.4,10,5,7,8 He married Alma R. Williams on January 15, 1915 at Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.10,6 Charles Edward "Ed" Jackson died on February 9, 1971 at Marshalltown, Marshall Co., Iowa, at age 81.11,9,7

Census Records

1900Dwelling 53, District 46, Lancaster Township, Keokuk Co., IowaEnumerated in the household of his uncle Jacob Conner4
1910Dwelling 98, District 55, Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa3
1930Dwelling 233, District 3, Benton Township, Keokuk Co., Iowa12
1940Dwelling 68, District 90-39, Pleasant, Wapello Co., Iowa13

Occupation

1910Livery farm driver3
1930Farm laborer12

Family

Alma R. Williams b. October 23, 1895, d. October 27, 1964
Marriage*Charles Edward "Ed" Jackson married Alma R. Williams on January 15, 1915 at Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.10,6 
Child

Citations

  1. [S411] B. J. Conner, The Conner Family 1736-1997.
  2. [S515] Dennis Wood, "Leona Jackson and James Danner," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, May 18, 2003.
  3. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  6. [S2213] Iowa Vital Records Index (FamilySearch Historical Records), online https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Iowa_Vital_Records_Index_(FamilySearch_Historical_Records).
  7. [S7628] Ottumwa Cemetery, Wapello Co., IA, online www.findagrave.com/.
  8. [S7069] State Historical Society of Iowa, Iowa, Delayed Birth Records, 1856-1940.
  9. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  10. [S1723] Nordyke, online http://awt.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=nordyke&id=I32284
  11. [S2158] Conner Family ties to Keokuk Iowa, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/11964758/person/-361737289
  12. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  13. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Charles Edgar "Charley" Hartley1,2,3,4,5,6

M, b. February 20, 1883, d. May 21, 1959
     Charles Edgar "Charley" Hartley was buried at Stonington Cemetery, Walsh, Baca Co., Colorado.6 He was born on February 20, 1883 at Pike Co., Ohio.4,5 He married Ida May Jackson, daughter of William A. Jackson and Telulah/Teula "Lute" Fish, on November 26, 1905 at Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.1,3 Charles Edgar "Charley" Hartley died on May 21, 1959 at Walsh, Baca Co., Colorado, at age 76.7

Census Records

1910Dwelling 573, District 55, Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa2
1920Dwelling 122, District 53, Osage Township, Bourbon Co., Kansas8
1930Dwelling 16, District 11, Diamond Ridge, Baca Co., Colorado9

Occupation

1910File factory laborer2
1920Farm operator8
1930Farmer9

Family

Ida May Jackson b. June 13, 1885, d. June 26, 1962
Marriage*Charles Edgar "Charley" Hartley married Ida May Jackson, daughter of William A. Jackson and Telulah/Teula "Lute" Fish, on November 26, 1905 at Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.1,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S411] B. J. Conner, The Conner Family 1736-1997.
  2. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S4926] Unknown compiler, Iowa, Select Marriages Index, 1758-1996.
  4. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  5. [S1253] Selective Service System United States, U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942.
  6. [S10509] Stonington Cemetery, Baca Co., CO, online www.findagrave.com.
  7. [S2158] Conner Family ties to Keokuk Iowa, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/11964758/person/-361737289
  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. [S3406] Unknown compiler, Iowa, Births and Christenings Index, 1800-1999.
  11. [S5949] FamilySearch, Iowa, Deaths and Burials, 1850-1990.
  12. [S7069] State Historical Society of Iowa, Iowa, Delayed Birth Records, 1856-1940.

James Alfred Danner1,2,3

M, b. June 16, 1886, d. December 29, 1945
     James Alfred Danner was buried at Sixteen Cemetery, Keokuk Co., Iowa.3 He was born on June 16, 1886 at Iowa.3 He married Leona Viola "Onie" Jackson, daughter of William A. Jackson and Telulah/Teula "Lute" Fish, on December 8, 1906 at Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.1,2,4,5 James Alfred Danner and Leona Viola "Onie" Jackson were divorced in 1917.6 James Alfred Danner died on December 29, 1945 at What Cheer, Keokuk Co., Iowa, at age 59.3

Census Records

1910Dwelling 22, District 119, Lincoln Township, Poweshiek Co., Iowa4

Occupation

1910Railroad laborer4

Family

Leona Viola "Onie" Jackson b. April 14, 1887, d. February, 1973
Marriage*James Alfred Danner married Leona Viola "Onie" Jackson, daughter of William A. Jackson and Telulah/Teula "Lute" Fish, on December 8, 1906 at Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.1,2,4,5 
Divorce* James Alfred Danner and Leona Viola "Onie" Jackson were divorced in 1917.6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S411] B. J. Conner, The Conner Family 1736-1997.
  2. [S515] Dennis Wood, "Leona Jackson and James Danner," e-mail to Scott Schaffer, May 18, 2003.
  3. [S2162] Jackson - Fish Family Tree, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/4900533/person/415685489
  4. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S2213] Iowa Vital Records Index (FamilySearch Historical Records), online https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Iowa_Vital_Records_Index_(FamilySearch_Historical_Records).
  6. [S2158] Conner Family ties to Keokuk Iowa, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/11964758/person/-361737289

William Thomas Covey1,2,3,4

M, b. September, 1858, d. January 18, 1916
     William Thomas Covey was born in September, 1858 at Iowa.1 He married Alice Eldora Fish, daughter of William Jasper Fish and Emily "Emma" Conner, on March 20, 1881 at Keokuk Co., Iowa.5,3 William Thomas Covey died on January 18, 1916 at Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa, at age 57.6 He Sigourney, Jan. 20. — William Covey, a resident of this, city for the past fifty years died on Tuesday at his home in southeast Sigourney. Mr. Covey was 56 years old and had always been in his usual health until a short time ago he took sick with the grip and although all was done that medical aid could do his frail body could not withstand the ravages of the disease, and he lingered until he parsed to the great beyond on Tuesday. He leaves surviving his wife abd two grown daughters. Funeral services will be held today from the Methodist church, conducted by Rev. Lanning and assisted by the I. O. O. F. of which order the deceased had been a member for a number of years. on January 22, 1916.6

Census Records

1900Dwelling 158, District 48, Prairie Township, Keokuk Co., Iowa1
1910Dwelling 116, District 55, Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa7

Occupation

1900Farmer1
1910Odd job laborer7

Family

Alice Eldora Fish b. April 30, 1862, d. September 15, 1923
Marriage*William Thomas Covey married Alice Eldora Fish, daughter of William Jasper Fish and Emily "Emma" Conner, on March 20, 1881 at Keokuk Co., Iowa.5,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S2213] Iowa Vital Records Index (FamilySearch Historical Records), online https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Iowa_Vital_Records_Index_(FamilySearch_Historical_Records).
  4. [S7069] State Historical Society of Iowa, Iowa, Delayed Birth Records, 1856-1940.
  5. [S411] B. J. Conner, The Conner Family 1736-1997.
  6. [S2159] Ottumwa Courier, From the William Covey obituary in the Jan 22, 1916 edition.
  7. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S4165] Iowa Department of Public Health, Iowa, Marriage Records, 1880-1951.
  9. [S6383] Missouri Death Certificates, 1910 - 1966, online https://s1.sos.mo.gov/Records/Archives/ArchivesMvc/
  10. [S5949] FamilySearch, Iowa, Deaths and Burials, 1850-1990.
  11. [S3406] Unknown compiler, Iowa, Births and Christenings Index, 1800-1999.
  12. [S4926] Unknown compiler, Iowa, Select Marriages Index, 1758-1996.

Ellis Curtis Conner1,2,3

M, b. February 27, 1903, d. March 31, 1974
FatherJacob B. Conner4,2,1 b. March 25, 1857, d. October 19, 1936
MotherDora Zanette Bucher4,1,2 b. June 9, 1865, d. March 17, 1946
     His Social Security Number was 478-38-0963.5 Ellis Curtis Conner was buried at Pleasant Grove Cemetery, Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.6 He was born on February 27, 1903 at Iowa.4,5,6 He married Ola Belle Hermanstorfer on February 10, 1926 at Delta, Keokuk Co., Iowa.7 Ellis Curtis Conner died on March 31, 1974 at age 71.6 He Sigourney — Ellis Curtis Conner, 71. Services Tuesday at 2, Reynolds. on April 1, 1974.3

Census Records

1910Dwelling 94, District 61, West Lancaster, Keokuk Co., Iowa4
1920Dwelling 29, District 64, West Lancaster, Keokuk Co., Iowa1
1930Dwelling 120, District 32, West Lancaster, Keokuk Co., Iowa8

Occupation

1930Farm laborer8

Family

Ola Belle Hermanstorfer b. circa 1903
Marriage*Ellis Curtis Conner married Ola Belle Hermanstorfer on February 10, 1926 at Delta, Keokuk Co., Iowa.7 
Children
  • Hobart Darrell Conner7
  • Harriett Darlene Conner8,7

Citations

  1. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S411] B. J. Conner, The Conner Family 1736-1997.
  3. [S2163] Cedar Rapids Gazette, From the Ellis Curtis Conner obituary in the Apr 1, 1974 edition.
  4. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  6. [S2668] Pleasant Grove Cemetery, Keokuk Co., IA, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GSln=herman&GSfn=ernest&GSbyrel=all&GSdyrel=all&GSob=n&GRid=9500377&CRid=95821&df=all&
  7. [S2213] Iowa Vital Records Index (FamilySearch Historical Records), online https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Iowa_Vital_Records_Index_(FamilySearch_Historical_Records).
  8. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.

John Lawrence Herman1,2,3

M, b. March 9, 1879, d. October 27, 1971
     John Lawrence Herman was buried at Pleasant Grove Cemetery, Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.4 His Social Security Number was 482-42-5014.5 He was born on March 9, 1879 at Harper, Keokuk Co., Iowa; His WWI Draft Registration card has a birth date Mar 9, 1889.3,4,6 He married Martha Elizabeth "Mattie" Conner, daughter of Jacob B. Conner and Dora Zanette Bucher, on February 20, 1912 at Ottumwa, Wapello Co., Iowa.2,1 John Lawrence Herman died on October 27, 1971 at Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa, at age 92.2,4

Census Records

1920Dwelling 4, District 64, West Lancaster, Keokuk Co., Iowa7
1930Dwelling 6, District 32, West Lancaster, Keokuk Co., Iowa8
1940Dwelling 12, District 54-24, West Lancaster, Keokuk Co., Iowa9

Occupation

1920Farmer7
1930Farmer8
1940Farmer9

Family

Martha Elizabeth "Mattie" Conner b. April 14, 1886, d. October 14, 1944
Marriage*John Lawrence Herman married Martha Elizabeth "Mattie" Conner, daughter of Jacob B. Conner and Dora Zanette Bucher, on February 20, 1912 at Ottumwa, Wapello Co., Iowa.2,1 
Children

Citations

  1. [S411] B. J. Conner, The Conner Family 1736-1997.
  2. [S22] FamilySearch Internet Search, online http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Search/frameset_search.asp, Lowell Lavelle Clark (Deceased), C/O Liz Stephenson, 558 Gemini Drive Rexburg ID 83440
    Brooke J. Johnson, 10863 Galvin Street Ventura CA 93004.
  3. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  4. [S2668] Pleasant Grove Cemetery, Keokuk Co., IA, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GSln=herman&GSfn=ernest&GSbyrel=all&GSdyrel=all&GSob=n&GRid=9500377&CRid=95821&df=all&
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  6. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.

Ernest Aaron Herman1,2,3

M, b. December 20, 1912, d. September 12, 1972
FatherJohn Lawrence Herman1,4,5,2 b. March 9, 1879, d. October 27, 1971
MotherMartha Elizabeth "Mattie" Conner4,1,5,2 b. April 14, 1886, d. October 14, 1944
     His Social Security Number was 478-38-0872.6 Ernest Aaron Herman was buried at Pleasant Grove Cemetery, Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.3 He married Beatrice Ruth "Betty" Unknown.3 Ernest Aaron Herman was born on December 20, 1912 at Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.6,3 He died on September 12, 1972 at age 59.3

Census Records

1920Dwelling 4, District 64, West Lancaster, Keokuk Co., Iowa5
1930Dwelling 6, District 32, West Lancaster, Keokuk Co., Iowa2

Family

Beatrice Ruth "Betty" Unknown b. July 10, 1918, d. February 12, 2003
Marriage*Ernest Aaron Herman married Beatrice Ruth "Betty" Unknown.3 
Child

Citations

  1. [S411] B. J. Conner, The Conner Family 1736-1997.
  2. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S2668] Pleasant Grove Cemetery, Keokuk Co., IA, online http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&GSln=herman&GSfn=ernest&GSbyrel=all&GSdyrel=all&GSob=n&GRid=9500377&CRid=95821&df=all&
  4. [S22] FamilySearch Internet Search, online http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Search/frameset_search.asp, Lowell Lavelle Clark (Deceased), C/O Liz Stephenson, 558 Gemini Drive Rexburg ID 83440
    Brooke J. Johnson, 10863 Galvin Street Ventura CA 93004.
  5. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

Daniel Stephen Conner1,2,3

M, b. January 1, 1885, d. October 30, 1962
FatherWilliam Conner1,4,5 b. November 6, 1858, d. June 17, 1907
MotherMinnie Edith Randall1,6,4,5 b. February 22, 1862, d. May 10, 1943
     Daniel Stephen Conner was buried at Conner Cemetery, Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.3 His Social Security Number was 481-36-5694.7 He was born on January 1, 1885 at Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.1,7,2,3 He married Emma Behna Mann on March 5, 1913 at Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.4,8 Daniel Stephen Conner died on October 30, 1962 at Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa, at age 77.8,3

Census Records

1900Dwelling 179, District 46, Lancaster Township, Keokuk Co., Iowa1
1910Dwelling 103, District 61, West Lancaster, Keokuk Co., Iowa6
1920Dwelling 51, District 64, West Lancaster, Keokuk Co., Iowa9
1930Dwelling 177, District 22, Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa10

Occupation

1910Farm laborer6
1920Farmer9
1930State road mechanic10

Family

Emma Behna Mann b. August 22, 1881, d. February 9, 1970
Marriage*Daniel Stephen Conner married Emma Behna Mann on March 5, 1913 at Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.4,8 

Citations

  1. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  3. [S2895] Conner Cemetery, Keokuk Co., IA, online http://www.findagrave.com
  4. [S411] B. J. Conner, The Conner Family 1736-1997.
  5. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Frank Paul Conner obituary in an unknown edition.
  6. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  8. [S2158] Conner Family ties to Keokuk Iowa, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/11964758/person/-361737289
  9. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.

Bessie Elizabeth Conner1,2,3

F, b. July 21, 1886, d. September 7, 1971
FatherWilliam Conner1,4,5 b. November 6, 1858, d. June 17, 1907
MotherMinnie Edith Randall1,4,5 b. February 22, 1862, d. May 10, 1943
     Bessie Elizabeth Conner was buried at Conner Cemetery, Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.3 She was born on July 21, 1886 at Lancaster Township, Keokuk Co., Iowa.1,3 As of February 5, 1908,her married name was Smithart.4,2 She married John Wilson "Willis" Smithart on February 5, 1908 at Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.4,2,6 Bessie Elizabeth Conner died on September 7, 1971 at Iowa at age 85.7,3

Census Records

1900Dwelling 179, District 46, Lancaster Township, Keokuk Co., Iowa1
1920Dwelling 74, District 48, East Lancaster, Keokuk Co., Iowa8
1930Dwelling 167, District 17, Plank Township, Keokuk Co., Iowa9

Family

John Wilson "Willis" Smithart b. September 2, 1890, d. March 10, 1964
Marriage*Bessie Elizabeth Conner married John Wilson "Willis" Smithart on February 5, 1908 at Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.4,2,6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S1539] Keokuk County, Iowa Obituary Center, online http://www.rootsweb.com/~iakeokuk/obituaries/, From the John Wilson Smithart obituary.
  3. [S2895] Conner Cemetery, Keokuk Co., IA, online http://www.findagrave.com
  4. [S411] B. J. Conner, The Conner Family 1736-1997.
  5. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Frank Paul Conner obituary in an unknown edition.
  6. [S2213] Iowa Vital Records Index (FamilySearch Historical Records), online https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Iowa_Vital_Records_Index_(FamilySearch_Historical_Records).
  7. [S2158] Conner Family ties to Keokuk Iowa, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/11964758/person/-361737289
  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. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Minnie Jane Bales obituary in an unknown edition.

Harry Randall "Harrie" Conner1,2,3

M, b. May 9, 1893, d. March 14, 1947
FatherWilliam Conner1,4 b. November 6, 1858, d. June 17, 1907
MotherMinnie Edith Randall1,5,6,4 b. February 22, 1862, d. May 10, 1943
     Harry Randall "Harrie" Conner was buried at Conner Cemetery, Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.3 He Never married.7 He was born on May 9, 1893 at Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.1,2,3 He died on March 14, 1947 at Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa, at age 53.3

Census Records

1900Dwelling 179, District 46, Lancaster Township, Keokuk Co., Iowa1
1910Dwelling 103, District 61, West Lancaster, Keokuk Co., Iowa5
1920Dwelling 52, District 64, West Lancaster, Keokuk Co., Iowa6
1930Dwelling 48, District 32, West Lancaster, Keokuk Co., Iowa8

Occupation

1910Farm laborer5
1920Farmer6
1930Farmer8

Citations

  1. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  3. [S2895] Conner Cemetery, Keokuk Co., IA, online http://www.findagrave.com
  4. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Frank Paul Conner obituary in an unknown edition.
  5. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S411] B. J. Conner, The Conner Family 1736-1997.
  8. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.

Oscar Earl Conner1,2,3,4,5,6

M, b. April 8, 1895, d. July 17, 1960
FatherWilliam Conner1,4,6,7 b. November 6, 1858, d. June 17, 1907
MotherMinnie Edith Randall1,8,2,4,6,7 b. February 22, 1862, d. May 10, 1943
     Oscar Earl Conner was born on April 8, 1895 at Lancaster Township, Keokuk Co., Iowa.1,5,6 He married Rose Adeline Jackson on February 27, 1919 at Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York.4,9 Oscar Earl Conner died on July 17, 1960 at Waterbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, at age 65.9,10

Census Records

1900Dwelling 179, District 46, Lancaster Township, Keokuk Co., Iowa1
1910Dwelling 103, District 61, West Lancaster, Keokuk Co., Iowa8
1920Dwelling 52, District 64, West Lancaster, Keokuk Co., Iowa2
1930Dwelling 55, District 1412, Queens, Queens Co., New York3
1940Dwelling 216, District 3-43, Thomaston, Litchfield Co., Connecticut11

Occupation

1920Steam engineer2
1930Truck driver3
1940Auto mechanic11

Family

Rose Adeline Jackson b. January 7, 1899, d. April 15, 1988
Marriage*Oscar Earl Conner married Rose Adeline Jackson on February 27, 1919 at Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York.4,9 
Children

Citations

  1. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S411] B. J. Conner, The Conner Family 1736-1997.
  5. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  6. [S2213] Iowa Vital Records Index (FamilySearch Historical Records), online https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Iowa_Vital_Records_Index_(FamilySearch_Historical_Records).
  7. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Frank Paul Conner obituary in an unknown edition.
  8. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S2158] Conner Family ties to Keokuk Iowa, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/11964758/person/-361737289
  10. [S1195] Connecticut Department of Health, Connecticut Death Index 1949-2012.
  11. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S3922] Republican-American, From the John W. Conner obituary in the Jan 15, 2013 edition.

Carrie Mary Conner1,2,3,4

F, b. September 6, 1897, d. April 26, 1978
FatherWilliam Conner1,5,3,6 b. November 6, 1858, d. June 17, 1907
MotherMinnie Edith Randall1,7,8,5,3,6 b. February 22, 1862, d. May 10, 1943
     Her Social Security Number was 480-80-5115.9 Carrie Mary Conner was buried at Conner Cemetery, Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.4 She was born on September 6, 1897 at Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.9,2,4 As of April 25, 1923,her married name was Behnamann.2 She married Fred Dick Behnamann on April 25, 1923 at Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.5,2,3,4 Carrie Mary Conner died on April 26, 1978 at Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa, at age 80.4

Census Records

1900Dwelling 179, District 46, Lancaster Township, Keokuk Co., Iowa1
1910Dwelling 103, District 61, West Lancaster, Keokuk Co., Iowa7
1920Dwelling 52, District 64, West Lancaster, Keokuk Co., Iowa8
1930Dwelling 2, District 23, Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa10

Family

Fred Dick Behnamann b. May 10, 1893, d. February 12, 1989
Marriage*Carrie Mary Conner married Fred Dick Behnamann on April 25, 1923 at Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.5,2,3,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S2158] Conner Family ties to Keokuk Iowa, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/11964758/person/-361737289
  3. [S2213] Iowa Vital Records Index (FamilySearch Historical Records), online https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Iowa_Vital_Records_Index_(FamilySearch_Historical_Records).
  4. [S2895] Conner Cemetery, Keokuk Co., IA, online http://www.findagrave.com
  5. [S411] B. J. Conner, The Conner Family 1736-1997.
  6. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Frank Paul Conner obituary in an unknown edition.
  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. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  10. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Fern Burlee Behnamann Kerkove obituary in an unknown edition.

Leo David Conner1,2,3,4,5,6

M, b. November 15, 1901, d. July 11, 1968
FatherWilliam Conner3,6,7 b. November 6, 1858, d. June 17, 1907
MotherMinnie Edith Randall3,1,2,6,7 b. February 22, 1862, d. May 10, 1943
     His Social Security Number was 478-10-4319.8 Leo David Conner married Mary Elizabeth Burnette.5 Leo David Conner was born on November 15, 1901 at Lancaster Township, Keokuk Co., Iowa.8,6 He married Mattie Faye Powers on October 12, 1926 at Aledo, Mercer Co., Illinois.3,5 Leo David Conner died on July 11, 1968 at age 66.5

Census Records

1910Dwelling 103, District 61, West Lancaster, Keokuk Co., Iowa1
1920Dwelling 52, District 64, West Lancaster, Keokuk Co., Iowa2
1930Dwelling 120, District 14, Monroe Township, Mahaska Co., Iowa4

Occupation

1920Farmer2
1930Public road laborer4

Family 1

Mary Elizabeth Burnette
Marriage*Leo David Conner married Mary Elizabeth Burnette.5 

Family 2

Mattie Faye Powers b. September 9, 1898, d. December 27, 1938
Marriage*Leo David Conner married Mattie Faye Powers on October 12, 1926 at Aledo, Mercer Co., Illinois.3,5 

Citations

  1. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S411] B. J. Conner, The Conner Family 1736-1997.
  4. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S2172] My Family Tree, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/9567767/person/-771854127
  6. [S2213] Iowa Vital Records Index (FamilySearch Historical Records), online https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Iowa_Vital_Records_Index_(FamilySearch_Historical_Records).
  7. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Frank Paul Conner obituary in an unknown edition.
  8. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.

Gladys Fern Conner1,2,3,4,5

F, b. April 26, 1904, d. October 13, 1999
FatherWilliam Conner2,5,6 b. November 6, 1858, d. June 17, 1907
MotherMinnie Edith Randall2,1,3,5,6 b. February 22, 1862, d. May 10, 1943
     Her married name was Schultheiss.7 Her Social Security Number was 478-09-2776.8 Gladys Fern Conner was buried at Conner Cemetery, Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.9,10 She married Fedal Schultheiss.7 Gladys Fern Conner was born on April 26, 1904 at West Lancaster, Keokuk Co., Iowa.8,5 As of September 16, 1925,her married name was Green.5 She married Floyd Henry Green on September 16, 1925 at Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.2,5 As of June 10, 1940,her married name was Hahn.4 Gladys Fern Conner married Harold Marvin Hahn on June 10, 1940.7 Gladys Fern Conner died on October 13, 1999 at Oskaloosa, Mahaska Co., Iowa, at age 95.8,9 She Gladys Schultheiss, 95, died Wednesday, Oct. 13, 1999, in Mahaska County Hospital, Oskaloosa, after an extended illness. Services: 2 p.m. Saturday, Sigourney Christian Church, by the Rev. Paul Davidson. Burial: Conner Cemetery. Friends may call after 4 p.m. today at Holm Funeral Holm, with the family present from 6 to 8 p.m. Survivors include two stepsons, Bernard and Charles Frazier, both of Washington state; and a stepdaughter, Johanna Boyer of Columbus Junction. on October 15, 1999.9

Census Records

1910Dwelling 103, District 61, West Lancaster, Keokuk Co., Iowa1
1920Dwelling 52, District 64, West Lancaster, Keokuk Co., Iowa3
1930Dwelling 191, District 22, Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa11

Occupation

1930Book store salesman11

Family 1

Fedal Schultheiss b. March 21, 1892, d. October 28, 1984
Marriage*Gladys Fern Conner married Fedal Schultheiss.7 

Family 2

Floyd Henry Green b. April 30, 1901, d. July 28, 1936
Marriage*Gladys Fern Conner married Floyd Henry Green on September 16, 1925 at Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.2,5 

Family 3

Harold Marvin Hahn b. April 24, 1906, d. July 1, 1965
Marriage*Gladys Fern Conner married Harold Marvin Hahn on June 10, 1940.7 

Citations

  1. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S411] B. J. Conner, The Conner Family 1736-1997.
  3. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S2158] Conner Family ties to Keokuk Iowa, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/11964758/person/-361737289
  5. [S2213] Iowa Vital Records Index (FamilySearch Historical Records), online https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Iowa_Vital_Records_Index_(FamilySearch_Historical_Records).
  6. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Frank Paul Conner obituary in an unknown edition.
  7. [S2172] My Family Tree, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/9567767/person/-771854127
  8. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  9. [S1814] Gazette, The, From the Gladys Schultheiss obituary in the Oct 15, 1999 edition.
  10. [S2895] Conner Cemetery, Keokuk Co., IA, online http://www.findagrave.com
  11. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.

Frank Paul Conner1,2,3,4,5

M, b. November 2, 1906, d. May 31, 1988
FatherWilliam Conner2,6,5 b. November 6, 1858, d. June 17, 1907
MotherMinnie Edith Randall2,1,3,6,5 b. February 22, 1862, d. May 10, 1943
     Frank Paul Conner was buried at Conner Cemetery, Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.7 His Social Security Number was 481-22-4990.8 He Frank Paul Conner, the son of William and Minnie Randell Conner, was born November 2, 1906, four miles southwest of Sigourney. He attended Conner School. On March 31, 1938 he married Nantie Alma Wilkening at the Methodist Church Parsonage in Sigourney. He farmed all of his life, he also operated the saw mill and a small motor repair shop. He was a member of the Christian Church. He was preceded in death by his parents; four brothers, Harry, Earl, Leo and Stephen Conner; two sisters Carrie Behnamann and Bessie Smithart. Those left to mourn his passing are his wife, Alma; one sister, Gladys Schultheiss; several nieces and nephews.5 He was born on November 2, 1906 at West Lancaster, Keokuk Co., Iowa.8,6,7,5 He married Nantie Alma Wilkining on March 31, 1938 at Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.4,9,5 Frank Paul Conner died on May 31, 1988 at Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa, at age 81.8,4,7

Census Records

1910Dwelling 103, District 61, West Lancaster, Keokuk Co., Iowa1
1920Dwelling 52, District 64, West Lancaster, Keokuk Co., Iowa3
1930Dwelling 48, District 32, West Lancaster, Keokuk Co., IowaEnumerated in the household of his brother Harry10

Occupation

1930Farm laborer10

Family

Nantie Alma Wilkining b. August 26, 1913, d. September 28, 2006
Marriage*Frank Paul Conner married Nantie Alma Wilkining on March 31, 1938 at Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.4,9,5 

Citations

  1. [S205] National Archives and Records Administration, 1910 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S411] B. J. Conner, The Conner Family 1736-1997.
  3. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  4. [S2158] Conner Family ties to Keokuk Iowa, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/11964758/person/-361737289
  5. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Frank Paul Conner obituary in an unknown edition.
  6. [S2213] Iowa Vital Records Index (FamilySearch Historical Records), online https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Iowa_Vital_Records_Index_(FamilySearch_Historical_Records).
  7. [S2895] Conner Cemetery, Keokuk Co., IA, online http://www.findagrave.com
  8. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  9. [S2172] My Family Tree, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/9567767/person/-771854127
  10. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.

Emma Behna Mann1

F, b. August 22, 1881, d. February 9, 1970
     Emma Behna Mann was buried at Conner Cemetery, Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.2 She was born on August 22, 1881 at Iowa.3,2 She married Daniel Stephen Conner, son of William Conner and Minnie Edith Randall, on March 5, 1913 at Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.1,3 As of March 5, 1913,her married name was Conner.3 Emma Behna Mann died on February 9, 1970 at age 88.2

Census Records

1920Dwelling 51, District 64, West Lancaster, Keokuk Co., Iowa4
1930Dwelling 177, District 22, Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa5

Family

Daniel Stephen Conner b. January 1, 1885, d. October 30, 1962
Marriage*Emma Behna Mann married Daniel Stephen Conner, son of William Conner and Minnie Edith Randall, on March 5, 1913 at Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.1,3 

Citations

  1. [S411] B. J. Conner, The Conner Family 1736-1997.
  2. [S2895] Conner Cemetery, Keokuk Co., IA, online http://www.findagrave.com
  3. [S2158] Conner Family ties to Keokuk Iowa, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/11964758/person/-361737289
  4. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  5. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.

John Wilson "Willis" Smithart1,2,3,4,5

M, b. September 2, 1890, d. March 10, 1964
     John Wilson "Willis" Smithart was buried at Conner Cemetery, Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.3,4 He John Wilson (Willis) Smithart, a 75 year old Sigourney farmer, died Tuesday March 10, 1964 at his home. The son of Leonardo and Doa Quick Smithart, he was born September 1889, at Ollie. He was a lifelong resident of Keokuk County. He was married to Bessie Conner of Sigourney February 5, 1908. Mr. Smithart is survived by his wife; three sons, Leonard, Leo and Russell, all of Sigourney; two daughters, Mrs Kenneth Bales and Mrs. Keith Kleinschmidt, both of Sigourney; five grandchildren; eight great grandchildren and one sister, Mrs. Henry Kerby of Delta. He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother; three sisters, Mrs Laffe Northup , Gladys Smithart and Ema Smithart and one son in infancy. Funeral services were held Friday March 13 at 2 p.m. at Renolds Funeral Home in Sigourney; conducted by Rev. W.H. Cross. Burial was at Conner cemetery southwest of Sigourney.3 He was born on September 2, 1890 at Jackson Township, Keokuk Co., Iowa.6,2 He married Bessie Elizabeth Conner, daughter of William Conner and Minnie Edith Randall, on February 5, 1908 at Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.7,3,8 John Wilson "Willis" Smithart died on March 10, 1964 at Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa, at age 73.3,4

Census Records

1920Dwelling 74, District 48, East Lancaster, Keokuk Co., Iowa6
1930Dwelling 167, District 17, Plank Township, Keokuk Co., Iowa1

Occupation

1920Farmer6
1930Farmer1

Family

Bessie Elizabeth Conner b. July 21, 1886, d. September 7, 1971
Marriage*John Wilson "Willis" Smithart married Bessie Elizabeth Conner, daughter of William Conner and Minnie Edith Randall, on February 5, 1908 at Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.7,3,8 
Children

Citations

  1. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  3. [S1539] Keokuk County, Iowa Obituary Center, online http://www.rootsweb.com/~iakeokuk/obituaries/, From the John Wilson Smithart obituary.
  4. [S2895] Conner Cemetery, Keokuk Co., IA, online http://www.findagrave.com
  5. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Minnie Jane Bales obituary in an unknown edition.
  6. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S411] B. J. Conner, The Conner Family 1736-1997.
  8. [S2213] Iowa Vital Records Index (FamilySearch Historical Records), online https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Iowa_Vital_Records_Index_(FamilySearch_Historical_Records).
  9. [S2158] Conner Family ties to Keokuk Iowa, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/11964758/person/-361737289

Rose Adeline Jackson1,2,3,4

F, b. January 7, 1899, d. April 15, 1988
     Her Social Security Number was 043-58-3836.5 Rose Adeline Jackson was born on January 7, 1899 at Manchester, Lancashire, England.3,5 She married Oscar Earl Conner, son of William Conner and Minnie Edith Randall, on February 27, 1919 at Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York.1,3 As of February 27, 1919,her married name was Conner.3 Rose Adeline Jackson died on April 15, 1988 at Waterbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, at age 89.3,5

Census Records

1930Dwelling 55, District 1412, Queens, Queens Co., New York2
1940Dwelling 216, District 3-43, Thomaston, Litchfield Co., Connecticut6

Family

Oscar Earl Conner b. April 8, 1895, d. July 17, 1960
Marriage*Rose Adeline Jackson married Oscar Earl Conner, son of William Conner and Minnie Edith Randall, on February 27, 1919 at Brooklyn, Kings Co., New York.1,3 
Children

Citations

  1. [S411] B. J. Conner, The Conner Family 1736-1997.
  2. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S2158] Conner Family ties to Keokuk Iowa, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/11964758/person/-361737289
  4. [S3922] Republican-American, From the John W. Conner obituary in the Jan 15, 2013 edition.
  5. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  6. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S2213] Iowa Vital Records Index (FamilySearch Historical Records), online https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Iowa_Vital_Records_Index_(FamilySearch_Historical_Records).

Fred Dick Behnamann1,2,3,4

M, b. May 10, 1893, d. February 12, 1989
     His Social Security Number was 485-42-8494.2 Fred Dick Behnamann was buried at Conner Cemetery, Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.4 He was born on May 10, 1893 at Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.2,3,4 He married Carrie Mary Conner, daughter of William Conner and Minnie Edith Randall, on April 25, 1923 at Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.1,5,6,4 Fred Dick Behnamann died on February 12, 1989 at Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa, at age 95.2,5,4

Census Records

1930Farmer7
1930Dwelling 2, District 23, Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa7

Family

Carrie Mary Conner b. September 6, 1897, d. April 26, 1978
Marriage*Fred Dick Behnamann married Carrie Mary Conner, daughter of William Conner and Minnie Edith Randall, on April 25, 1923 at Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.1,5,6,4 
Children

Citations

  1. [S411] B. J. Conner, The Conner Family 1736-1997.
  2. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  3. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  4. [S2895] Conner Cemetery, Keokuk Co., IA, online http://www.findagrave.com
  5. [S2158] Conner Family ties to Keokuk Iowa, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/11964758/person/-361737289
  6. [S2213] Iowa Vital Records Index (FamilySearch Historical Records), online https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Iowa_Vital_Records_Index_(FamilySearch_Historical_Records).
  7. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S137] Unidentified Newspaper Article or Funeral Home Information, From the Fern Burlee Behnamann Kerkove obituary in an unknown edition.

Mary Ann Thrash1,2

F, b. September 24, 1828, d. January 30, 1905
FatherValentine Thrash3,4 b. November 30, 1805, d. March 10, 1896
MotherHarriet Gray3 b. April 10, 1806, d. June 5, 1871
     Mary Ann Thrash was buried at Giles W. Huff Cemetery (also known as Sowder-King Cemetery), Floyd Co., Virginia.5,3 She was born on September 24, 1828 at Copper Hill, Montgomery (now Floyd) Co., Virginia.3,5 She married William Sowder, son of Anthony Sowder and Sarah Catherine "Caty" Snuffer, on August 29, 1849 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,5 As of August 29, 1849,her married name was Sowder. Mary Ann Thrash died on January 30, 1905 at Floyd Co., Virginia, at age 76.3,5

Census Records

1850Dwelling 252, Division 15, Floyd Co., Virginia6
1860Dwelling 440, Floyd Co., Virginia7
1870Dwelling 63, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia8
1880Dwelling 80, District 30, Floyd Co., Virginia9
1890Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia10
1900Dwelling 140, District 20, Locust Grove, Floyd Co., Virginia11

Family

William Sowder b. September 28, 1825, d. March 20, 1899
Marriage*Mary Ann Thrash married William Sowder, son of Anthony Sowder and Sarah Catherine "Caty" Snuffer, on August 29, 1849 at Floyd Co., Virginia.1,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S42] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 2, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  2. [S16] Floyd Co., Virginia Court House, Book 3, Floyd Co., Virginia Marriage Records.
  3. [S33] Surnames of Families of Floyd Co., Virginia, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~barbr/zz_main_contents.htm
  4. [S116] Floyd Press, From the Mahala Thrash Conner obituary in an undated edition.
  5. [S217] Glenna G. Garner, Giles W. Huff Cemetery.
  6. [S153] National Archives and Records Administration, 1850 United States Federal Census.
  7. [S301] National Archives and Records Administration, 1860 United States Federal Census.
  8. [S166] National Archives and Records Administration, 1870 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S109] National Archives and Records Administration, 1880 United States Federal Census.
  10. [S131] Virginia Court House abbreviated copy on file at Floyd Co., 1890 United States Federal Census.
  11. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  12. [S5149] Virginia Department of Health, Virginia, Death Records, 1912-2014.
  13. [S53] Augustus Thrash Sowder Family, online http://pegasus.cc.ucf.edu/~dsulliva/persons.html
  14. [S325] Beth Fridley, Floyd Co., Virginia, Birth Records, 1853-1873.

Mattie Faye Powers1,2,3

F, b. September 9, 1898, d. December 27, 1938
     Mattie Faye Powers was born on September 9, 1898 at Rose Hill, Mahaska Co., Iowa.3 She married Leo David Conner, son of William Conner and Minnie Edith Randall, on October 12, 1926 at Aledo, Mercer Co., Illinois.1,3 As of October 12, 1926,her married name was Conner.3 Mattie Faye Powers died on December 27, 1938 at Rose Hill, Mahaska Co., Iowa, at age 40.3

Census Records

1930Dwelling 120, District 14, Monroe Township, Mahaska Co., Iowa2

Family

Leo David Conner b. November 15, 1901, d. July 11, 1968
Marriage*Mattie Faye Powers married Leo David Conner, son of William Conner and Minnie Edith Randall, on October 12, 1926 at Aledo, Mercer Co., Illinois.1,3 

Citations

  1. [S411] B. J. Conner, The Conner Family 1736-1997.
  2. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S2172] My Family Tree, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/9567767/person/-771854127

Floyd Henry Green1,2

M, b. April 30, 1901, d. July 28, 1936
     Floyd Henry Green was born on April 30, 1901 at What Cheer, Keokuk Co., Iowa.2,3 He married Gladys Fern Conner, daughter of William Conner and Minnie Edith Randall, on September 16, 1925 at Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.1,3 Floyd Henry Green died on July 28, 1936 at Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa, at age 35.2

Census Records

1930Dwelling 191, District 22, Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa4

Occupation

1930Gargage mechanic4

Family

Gladys Fern Conner b. April 26, 1904, d. October 13, 1999
Marriage*Floyd Henry Green married Gladys Fern Conner, daughter of William Conner and Minnie Edith Randall, on September 16, 1925 at Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.1,3 

Citations

  1. [S411] B. J. Conner, The Conner Family 1736-1997.
  2. [S2158] Conner Family ties to Keokuk Iowa, online http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/11964758/person/-361737289
  3. [S2213] Iowa Vital Records Index (FamilySearch Historical Records), online https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Iowa_Vital_Records_Index_(FamilySearch_Historical_Records).
  4. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.

Fred Elmer "Freddy" Breneman1,2,3,4,5,6

M, b. January 30, 1892, d. March 12, 1972
FatherCharles Foster Breneman1,6,7,8 b. 1856, d. 1936
MotherNancy Ann Conner1,6,7,8 b. January 29, 1862, d. March 12, 1918
     His Social Security Number was 479-26-2701.9 Fred Elmer "Freddy" Breneman was buried at Cedar Memorial Park, Cedar Rapids, Linn Co., Iowa.10,5 He was born on January 30, 1892 at Sigourney, Keokuk Co., Iowa.3,9,10,4,6,8 He married Margaret Viola Starr on September 22, 1914 at Marion Township, Linn Co., Iowa.10,11,7,12 Fred Elmer "Freddy" Breneman died on March 12, 1972 at Cedar Rapids, Linn Co., Iowa, at age 80.10 He Fred E. Breneman, 80, of 1727 B avenue NE, died Sunday following a long illness. Formerly of Sigourney, he had been a Cedar Rapids resident 64 years. Born Jan. 30, 1892, at Sigourney, he was married to Margaret Starr Sept. 22, 1914, at Marion. A landscaper, he retired in 1965. Mr. Breneman was a member of St. Paul's United Methodist church and the Senior Fellowship club. Surviving are his wife; a daughter, Geraldine Taylor of Cedar Rapids: a granddaughter and three great-grandchildren. Services: 1 p.m. Wednesday in Chapel of Memories by Dr. Arnold Herbst of St. Paul's church. Burial: Cedar Memorial. Friends may call at Cedar Memorial funeral home after noon Tuesday. The family suggests that friends may, if they wish, donate to the American Cancer Society. The casket will be closed at 12:30 p.m. Wednesday. on March 13, 1972.10

Census Records

1900Dwelling 71, District 133, Highland, Wapello Co., Iowa8
1920Dwelling 175, District 102, Marion Township, Linn Co., Iowa13
1930Dwelling 513, District 45, Cedar Rapids, Linn Co., Iowa14
1940Dwelling 4, District 57-38, Cedar Rapids, Linn Co., Iowa15

Occupation

1920Farmer13
1930Truck farmer14
1940Excavating and grading contractor15

Family

Margaret Viola Starr b. January 4, 1894, d. May 3, 1975
Marriage*Fred Elmer "Freddy" Breneman married Margaret Viola Starr on September 22, 1914 at Marion Township, Linn Co., Iowa.10,11,7,12 
Child

Citations

  1. [S411] B. J. Conner, The Conner Family 1736-1997.
  2. [S512] State Historical Society of Iowa, Iowa State Census, 1895.
  3. [S533] National Archives and Records Administration, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-18.
  4. [S1253] Selective Service System United States, U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942.
  5. [S10063] Cedar Memorial Park, Linn Co., IA, online www.findagrave.com.
  6. [S3406] Unknown compiler, Iowa, Births and Christenings Index, 1800-1999.
  7. [S4165] Iowa Department of Public Health, Iowa, Marriage Records, 1880-1951.
  8. [S132] National Archives and Records Administration, 1900 United States Federal Census.
  9. [S9] Unknown subject, unknown file number, SSDI, U.S. Social Security Administrations Death Master File.
  10. [S2163] Cedar Rapids Gazette, From the Fred E. Breneman obituary in the Mar 13, 1972 edition.
  11. [S2163] Cedar Rapids Gazette, From the Margaret V. Breneman obituary in the May 5, 1975 edition.
  12. [S4926] Unknown compiler, Iowa, Select Marriages Index, 1758-1996.
  13. [S119] National Archives and Records Administration, 1920 United States Federal Census.
  14. [S118] National Archives and Records Administration, 1930 United States Federal Census.
  15. [S3353] National Archives and Records Administration, 1940 United States Federal Census.
  16. [S7069] State Historical Society of Iowa, Iowa, Delayed Birth Records, 1856-1940.