James Bell

M, b. 19 November 1819, d. 23 January 1887

Family: Mary Jane Reed b. 5 Sep 1834, d. 29 Sep 1923


  1. [S474] See memorial number unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address, http://www.findagrave.com, Memorial #24162776.
  2. [S320] Eloria Bell memorial #24163027, unknown repository, unknown repository address, www.findagrave.com.

Cyrus Bell

M, b. 9 January 1825, d. 31 August 1899

Cyrus Bell gravestone, North Greenfield cemetery. Photo courtesy of Kristina Eleyet.

Family: Sarah Jane Hamilton b. 19 Apr 1837, d. 23 Sep 1902


  1. [S474] See memorial number unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address, http://www.findagrave.com, Memorial #24161091.

David Coon

M, b. 5 January 1734/35, d. 10 May 1813

Family: Priscilla Layton b. 1747


  1. [S883] Unknown compiler, Accessed 21 Nov 2013.
  2. [S10] Unknown author, History Of Madison County.

William Leighton

M, b. 30 November 1868, d. 20 November 1931
  • Birth*: William Leighton was born on 30 November 1868 at Forfar, Forforshire, Scotland.1
  • Marriage*: He married Alta Mosher on 7 October 1896.
  • Death*: William Leighton died on 20 November 1931 at Sioux Rapids, Buena Vista, IA, USAG, at age 62.
  • Burial*: He was buried after 20 November 1931 at Sioux Rapids, Buena Vista County, IA, USA.2
  • ObituaryText: Wm. Leighton, for over fifty years a resident of Barnes township, passed away at his home one mile northwest of Sioux Rapids on Friday evening of last week after an illness extending over a period of several month. About two years ago he was injured in an auto accident while trucking stock to Sioux City and several complications had developed since that time and the end came peacefully last Friday evening after a severe illness of several weeks.

    Wm. Leighton was know thru out this section of the state as a prominent stockman and farmer. For many years he has been prominent in the social and political life of the community serving recently as township trustee and in this capacity was a most generous officer in extending aid to the poor of his district. There have been no unusual or exciting chapters in the life record of Wm. Leighton but his course has been marked by that steady progress which results fom close application to his work and the wise use of the opportunities which came to him.

    William Leighton was born Nov. 30, 1868 in Forfar, Scotland. He passed away at his home in Sioux Rapids Friday evening, Nov. 20, 1931 at the age of 62 years, 11 months and 20 days. He was the son of Charles Webster Leighton and Isabel Cuthbert of Scotland. When less than three years old Will came to the United States with his parents and settled at Bangor, Wis. Here the family lived for eight years when in 1889 they moved to Sioux Rapids, where he has lived ever since.
    He was united in marriage on Oct. 7th 1896 to Miss Alta Mosher of Messervey, Iowa. They went to housekeeping on his father's farm. In 1900 he purchased the farm they now occupy. Two children were born to this union: David Rae Leighton who lives on his father's farm and Margaret isabel Van Vickle of Sioux Rapids.
    Mr. Leighton was an honored member of the local chapter of the Masonic Order, of the eastern Star, the woodmen of the world and of the Congregational church. In 1921 he was elected manager of the newly organized Farmer's Shipping Association, which office he has held to the day of his death.

    He leaves to mourn his loss, besides his loving wife and two children, his aged mother, Mrs. Charles Leighton of Sioux Rapids, three sisters, Miss Mary Leighton, and Mrs. N A Lundvall of Sioux Rapids and mrs. N C Thayer of Chicago ILL. Mr. Leighton will also be missed by a host of relatives and friends.
    Funeral services were held Monday at the Congregational church. Rev. Alfred H. Bartter and the Masonic Odder having charge of the funeral services. Interment was made in the Lone Tree Cemetery.

Family: Alta Mosher


  1. [S14] Unknown short newspaper title, NA.
  2. [S474] See memorial number unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address, http://www.findagrave.com, Memorial# 64814460.

Mary Leighton

F, b. 9 August 1870, d. 26 January 1960

Agnes Eliza Fife Leighton

F, b. 1 February 1873, d. 9 April 1956

Family: Nil August Lundvall b. 20 Jun 1864

Ida Mae Leighton

F, b. 18 June 1882
  • Birth*: Ida Mae Leighton was born on 18 June 1882.

Alta Mosher


Family: William Leighton b. 30 Nov 1868, d. 20 Nov 1931

Nil August Lundvall

M, b. 20 June 1864

Family: Agnes Eliza Fife Leighton b. 1 Feb 1873, d. 9 Apr 1956

Isabella Hemstock

F, b. 17 June 1848, d. 7 October 1930

Family: William Cuthbert b. 1 Dec 1847, d. 23 Feb 1918


  1. [S703] Unknown author, Biographical history of La Crosse County, p. 521.
  2. [S834] Marriage record.
  3. [S842] Michigan marriages.

Annie M Cuthbert

F, b. 20 October 1871, d. 4 March 1883

Charles A Cuthbert

M, b. 3 October 1873, d. 26 February 1882

James Caldwell Cuthbert

M, b. 19 February 1876, d. 10 May 1954

Family: Estella Olive Meigs b. 27 Apr 1880, d. 16 Jun 1924


  1. [S843] Marriages: 1266679 ref id cn01018, unknown repository.

William R Cuthbert

M, b. January 1880
  • Education*: William R Cuthbert was educated; received his education in La Crosse county.1
  • Name Variation: He was also known as Roy.
  • Birth*: He was born in January 1880 at Burns, LaCrosse County, WI, USA.
  • Residence: He lived in 1897 at Barron County, WI, USA; Came with his parents. In 1901 he rented the home farm and in 1903 bought it, and the next year rented it out, returning to it in 1905. He cleared 25 acres of the place and made various improvements. In 1908 he sold out and purchased his present palce.1
  • Marriage*: He married Millie Gilbertson on 28 November 1901.1
  • Marriage*: William R Cuthbert married Anna Lydia Voll on 18 October 1905 at Barron County, WI, USA.
  • Residence*: William R Cuthbert lived in 1922 at Barron Township, Barron County, WI, USA; Section 23. "is said to have one of the best equipped farms in Barron County. It consists of well tilled land, on which he has erected a fine set of buildings, the house being modern in every particular, with electric lights, running hot and cold water and other conveniences, while the barn has electric lights, and James and Drew blooded sires and his Poland China swine are of registered breed.1
  • Association*: He was associated in 1922; "He is a stock holder in the Barron Co-operative Creamery and is interested in other public ventures. He has done good work as a member of the schoolboard and also did capable service in filling out an unexpired term as town supervisor."1

Family 1: Millie Gilbertson d. 13 Nov 1904

Family 2: Anna Lydia Voll


  1. [S831] Newton S. Gordon, History of Barron County, p. 151.

Mary E Cuthbert

F, b. 17 December 1881
  • Birth*: Mary E Cuthbert was born on 17 December 1881 at Burns, LaCrosse County, WI, USA.1
  • Marriage*: She married Leroy M, Wolworth on 17 October 1906 at Barron County, WI, USA.
  • Occupation*: Had taken over his father's merchantile business and "then the meat business, made his wife a partner in the firm, and finished the slightly modern brick building which his father had planned, and which is now an ornament to the business center of the town." in 1920.2
  • Religion*: Mary E Cuthbert and Leroy M, Wolworth were family religion was Methodist.2

Family: Leroy M, Wolworth b. 28 May 1883


  1. [S831] Newton S. Gordon, History of Barron County.
  2. [S831] Newton S. Gordon, History of Barron County, p. 113.

Frederick Bruce Cuthbert

M, b. 15 January 1884, d. 9 November 1961

Family: Bertha Gilbertson b. 24 Nov 1883, d. 4 Aug 1975

Estella Olive Meigs

F, b. 27 April 1880, d. 16 June 1924

Family: James Caldwell Cuthbert b. 19 Feb 1876, d. 10 May 1954


  1. [S843] Marriages: 1266679 ref id cn01018, unknown repository.

Anna Lydia Voll1


Family: William R Cuthbert b. Jan 1880


  1. [S831] Newton S. Gordon, History of Barron County, p. 151.

Leroy M, Wolworth1

M, b. 28 May 1883

Family: Mary E Cuthbert b. 17 Dec 1881


  1. [S831] Newton S. Gordon, History of Barron County, p. 113.

Bertha Gilbertson

F, b. 24 November 1883, d. 4 August 1975

Family: Frederick Bruce Cuthbert b. 15 Jan 1884, d. 9 Nov 1961

Mabel Ogg Cuthbert

F, b. 4 July 1887, d. 28 March 1974

Family: George Frederick Sage b. 26 Jun 1885, d. 28 Jul 1967

Glen H Cuthbert

M, b. July 1889

George Frederick Sage

M, b. 26 June 1885, d. 28 July 1967

Family: Mabel Ogg Cuthbert b. 4 Jul 1887, d. 28 Mar 1974

Elizabeth Cuthbert

F, b. 20 November 1876
  • Marriage*: Elizabeth Cuthbert married Edson Benjamin Spitler.
  • Birth*: Elizabeth Cuthbert was born on 20 November 1876.

Family: Edson Benjamin Spitler b. 3 Jan 1874, d. 8 Apr 1919

Lena Watts1

F, d. 15 January 1935
  • Marriage*: Lena Watts married Alexander R Cuthbert on 21 May 1889 at Tiffin, Seneca County, OH, USA; At the residence of the officiating clergyman, on the evening of the 21st. by the Rev. D.D. Bigyer, Alex R. cuthbert and Miss Lena M. Watz, both of this city. The groom is a member of the firm of Cuthbert & Stewart and is a well known young man. The bride is an estimable lady. The Tribune extends congratulations.2
  • Death*: Lena Watts died on 15 January 1935.1
  • Burial*: She was buried after 15 January 1935 at Tiffin, Seneca County, OH, USA.1
  • ObituaryText: Mrs. Lena Cuthbert resident of Tiffin 30 years ago died Tuesday in the Hardin convalescent home in Toledo. For the past four years she has made her home with her niece, Mrs. Louis Centgraf in that city. Mrs. Cuthbert was the widow of Alexander Cuthbert, expert Scotch stone cutter, who came here with Contractor Greenleaf from Denver to build the Seneca county courthouse. He settled here and married Mrs. Cuthbert, who was formerly Miss Lena Watts. She is survived by daughters, Mrs. I.D. Preston, East Orange, N. J, Mrs. Edson Spitler, Berkely, Calif., a son, James Cuthbert, Columbus; sisters Mrs. Marie Newman and Mrs. Henry Htt, Toledo and 13 grandchildren. Sh was a sister of A.J. Watts, who died a year ago. funeral services will be held in the West Toledo Boyer mortuary Friday at 11 a.m. Burial will be in Greenlawn cemetery here.1

Family: Alexander R Cuthbert b. 13 Dec 1853, d. 5 Feb 1898


  1. [S665] Advertiser Tribune, 16 Jan 1935, p. 3, col. 4.
  2. [S666] Tiffin Daily Tribune, 22 May 1889, p. 4, col. 4.

Pauline Cuthbert

F, b. circa 1891
  • Birth*: Pauline Cuthbert was born circa 1891; was 14 years of age in 1905 probate records of Alexander Cuthbert.