James Easton

M, b. 8 August 1710
  • Birth*: James Easton was born on 8 August 1710.

John Easton

M, b. 21 May 1741, d. 14 August 1824
  • Note*: Filed a petition in banckruptcy in 1768, he stayed in this occuation and no doubt derived a modest income, as the average man in that trade primarily dealt in and repaired imported watches of medium grade.
  • Occupation*: Watchmaker.
  • Birth*: John Easton was born on 21 May 1741.
  • Marriage*: He married Mary Easton on 17 January 1778.
  • Death*: John Easton died on 14 August 1824 at Newport, Newport County, RI, USA, at age 83.1

Family: Mary Easton d. Jul 1791

Citations

  1. [S46] Rosalie Fellows Bailey, New England Heritage of Rousemaniere.

Elizabeth Easton

F

Mary Easton

F, d. July 1791
  • Marriage Fact*: John Easton, married a distant cousin, Mary easton on Jan 17, 1778 in the Second Baptist church of Newport.1
  • Marriage*: Mary Easton married John Easton on 17 January 1778.
  • Death*: Mary Easton died in July 1791 at Newport, Newport County, RI, USA.

Family: John Easton b. 21 May 1741, d. 14 Aug 1824

Citations

  1. [S46] Rosalie Fellows Bailey, New England Heritage of Rousemaniere.

M Jordans

F

Family: (?) Nickel

(?) Nickel

M

Family: M Jordans

Thor Hanson1

M, d. before 1950
  • Birth*: Thor Hanson was born at Denmark.1
  • Marriage*: He married Mother Hanson.
  • Death*: Thor Hanson died before 1950.

Family: Mother Hanson

Citations

  1. [S57] Hanson Hans, Death Certificate.

Laura Johanna "Dotsie" Meyer

F, b. 2 December 1898, d. 6 October 1929

Laura Meyer
  • Fact 1*: Laura Johanna "Dotsie" Meyer was Fact 1; birth record lists her as Myrtle.
  • Birth*: She was born on 2 December 1898 at Cherokee, IA, USA.1,2
  • Education*: She was educated circa 1909.
    Laura Meyer at graduation
  • Marriage*: She married Wilbur Bennett on 21 January 1919.3,4,2
    Wilbur Bennett and Laura Meyer Wedding, 1919
  • Death*: Laura Johanna "Dotsie" Meyer died on 6 October 1929 at Cherokee County, IA, USA, at age 30.1,2
  • Burial*: She was buried after 6 October 1929 at Quimby, Cherokee County, IA, USAG.5
    Gravestone of Laura Meyer Bennett
    Grave of Laura Meyer Bennett, 1929
  • ObituaryText: Laura Johanna Meyer was born on a farm near Quimby, Cherokee county, Iowa, December 2, 1898 and died October 6, 1929 at the age of thirty years, ten months and four days. She was baptized at the age of two years in the Evangelical Lutheran church. On January 21, 1919, she was united in marriage with Wilbur Bennett of Quimby, Iowa. To this union was born one son, Bernard Laurence. She leaves to mourn her death the husband and son Bernard, her parents, Mr & Mrs Jacob N. Meyer of Quimby, three sisters, Mrs. William Quade of Jeffers, Minn., Mrs. Oscar Smith and Miss Florence Meyer of Quimby, four brothers, Albert of Delta, Colo., Fred, Harold and Donald of Quimby, besides many other relatives and friends. Funeral services were held at the Quimby M.E. church on Wednesday at 2:30 by Rev. J.S. Hutchings. The quarette [sic]: Mrs. Ray Rollins, Miss Julia Fassler, Mrs. T. Burcham and Miss Bertha Fassler sand "We Are Going Down the Valley," "Beautiful Isle of Somewhere," and "God Will Take Care of You." Interment was made at Quimby cemetery.1

Family: Wilbur Bennett

Citations

  1. [S397] Unknown, after 6 Oct 1929, unknown.
  2. [S756] Mildred Fielder, Edzards family, p. 87.
  3. [S393] "Diary Minnie Quade 1918-1920,."
  4. [S547] Index to marriage record: Book 8, p. 143.
  5. [S474] See memorial number unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address, http://www.findagrave.com, Created by: Conley Wolterman
    Record added: Jul 31, 2009
    Memorial# 40096380.

Emma Mathilde "Tilla" "Toodles" Meyer

F, b. 6 June 1895, d. 5 October 1982

Emma Mathilde "Tilla" Meyer
  • Birth*: Emma Mathilde "Tilla" "Toodles" Meyer was born on 6 June 1895 at Cherokee county, IA, USA.1,2
  • Education*: She was educated in 1907 at Quimby, Cherokee County, IA, USAG.3
    Tilla Meyer graduation
  • Note*: (an unknown value) in 1916.
  • Marriage*: She married Oscar Verbert Smith on 23 December 1919 at IA, USA.4,5
    Oscar and Tilla Smith
    Oscar Smith and Tilla Meyer wedding, 1919
  • Marriage*: Emma Mathilde "Tilla" "Toodles" Meyer married Gustav Martin Quade on 5 June 1950 at Jeffers, Cottonwood County, MN, USAG.6,2
    Tilla and Gus Quade
  • Occupation*: A housewife.1
  • (Witness) Note: Emma Mathilde "Tilla" "Toodles" Meyer was a witness (an unknown value) with Fred Henry Meyer on 11 September 1955.
    Meyer siblings: Fred, Tilla, Albert, Minnie - 1955
  • Death*: Emma Mathilde "Tilla" "Toodles" Meyer died on 5 October 1982 at Pipestone, Pipestone County, MN, USAG, at age 87.1
  • CauseDeath: Noted as sudden cardiac death, minutes due to coronary artery disease, 10 years.1
  • Burial*: She was buried on 8 October 1982 at Pipestone, Pipestone County, MN, USAG.1,7
    Gustave and Tilla Quade gravestone, New Woodlawn Cemetery
  • ObituaryText: Matilda E. Quade, was born June 6, 1895 to Mr. and Mrs. Jacob N. Meyer near Quimby, Iowa. She attended school near Quimby and grew to womanhood on her parents' farm. In 1921 she was married to ?....their home at Quimby and in California until his death in 1946. On June 5, 1950 she married Gustav Quade at Cherokee, iowa. Following their marriage they made their home at Jeffers for four years and in 1954 came to Pipestone. On. Sept. 29, Mrs. Quade entered the Pipestone Hospital where she died Tuesday, Oct. 5. at the age of 87. She is survived by her husband, Gustav; one son, Archie V. Smith of Hobbs, N.M; one grandson, two great grandchildren; two sisters, Mrs. Minnie Quade of Jeffers and Florence, Mrs. Roy Nelson of Marcus, Iowa; three brothers, Fred Meyer of Quimby, Iowa, Harold Meyer of Storm Lake, Iowa and Donald Meyer of Dearborn, Mich., and other relatives. She was preceded in death by ?....sister and one brother. Services were at 11 am Friday, Oct. 8 at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Pipestone. The Rev. Charles Boeder officiated. Special music was provided by organist Mrs. John Sundermeyer and solosit Mrs. Frank Griebel. Casketbearers were David and Roger Nelson, Donald Oothoudt, and Laurence, Roger and William Quade. Interment was in New Woodlawn Cemetry at Pipestone.8

Family 1: Oscar Verbert Smith b. 21 Aug 1892, d. 23 Jun 1946

Family 2: Gustav Martin Quade b. 12 Feb 1897, d. 15 Sep 1988

Citations

  1. [S339] Matilda Quade, Certificate of Death.
  2. [S756] Mildred Fielder, Edzards family, p. 87.
  3. [S193] Unknown subject unknown record type; unknown repository.
  4. [S490] Centennial Committee, Quimby centennial, p. 440.
  5. [S547] Index to marriage record: Book 8, p. 269.
  6. [S394] "Diary of Minnie Quade, 1954,."
  7. [S474] See memorial number unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address, http://www.findagrave.com, Memorial# 47994760.
  8. [S680] Pipestone County Star, 14 Oct. 1982, Sec. 2, p. 2.

Fred Henry Meyer1

M, b. 3 March 1904, d. 11 July 1986

Fred Meyer
Fred Meyer family
  • Birth*: Fred Henry Meyer was born on 3 March 1904 at Rock Twp, Cherokee county, IA, USA.1
  • Marriage*: He married Zelda Marnice Cantine on 16 March 1938.2,1
  • Note*: (an unknown value) on 11 September 1955.
    Meyer siblings: Fred, Tilla, Albert, Minnie - 1955
  • Death*: Fred Henry Meyer died on 11 July 1986 at age 82.3
  • Burial*: He was buried after 11 July 1986.
    Fred and Zelda Meyer gravestone,

Family: Zelda Marnice Cantine b. 27 Dec 1913, d. 17 Mar 1992

Citations

  1. [S756] Mildred Fielder, Edzards family, p. 87.
  2. [S547] Index to marriage record: Book 11, p. 368.
  3. [S143] Fred and Zelda Meyer photo, unknown repository, unknown repository address, http://iowagravestones.org/gs_view.php?id=44102

Florence Margaret Meyer

F, b. 27 January 1909, d. after 1990

Florence Meyer
  • Birth*: Florence Margaret Meyer was born on 27 January 1909.1
  • (Witness) Note: She was a witness (an unknown value) with Fred Henry Meyer on 11 September 1955.
    Meyer siblings: Fred, Tilla, Albert, Minnie - 1955
  • Death*: Florence Margaret Meyer died after 1990.2

Citations

  1. [S756] Mildred Fielder, Edzards family, p. 88.
  2. [S409] Cottonwood County Citizen, 14 Feb 1990, p.7.

Harold Jacob Meyer

M, b. 7 December 1906, d. 24 June 1988

Harold Jacob Meyer.
  • Birth*: Harold Jacob Meyer was born on 7 December 1906 at Rock Twp, Cherokee County, IA, USA.1,2
  • Marriage*: He married Anna Elizabeth Breckwald on 25 May 1935.3
    Harold and Ann Meyer
    Harold and Ann Meyer, 1975
  • (Witness) Note: Harold Jacob Meyer was a witness (an unknown value) with Fred Henry Meyer on 11 September 1955.
    Meyer siblings: Fred, Tilla, Albert, Minnie - 1955
  • Death*: Harold Jacob Meyer died on 24 June 1988 at age 81; died Friday, June 24 at his home following an extended illness. Memorial services will be Wednesday at 10:30 am at St Mary's Catholic Church in Storm Lake. The Rev. Paul Louis Arts will officiate. The parish wake service will be 8 pm today at Farber and Otteman Funeral Home in Storm Lake. The body was cremated. Meyer was born Dec. 7, 1906 in Rock Township, Cherokee County, to Jacob and Clara Cracke Meyer. He married Anna Breckwald May 25, 1935. He had been a resident of Storm Lake since 1970, and prior to that lived on farms in Rock and Willow township. He had farmed all his life and carried mail on the Quimby route. He was a member of St. Mary's Catholic church. Survivors include his wife: a son, Kenneth Meyer, Philomath, Ore; two daughters, Mrs. Wayne (carolyn) Anderson, Sioux City, and Mrs. Normand (Joyce) Green, McKinleyville, Calif; a brother, Don Meyer, Dearborn, Mich; two sisters, Mrs. Minnie Quade, Jeffers, Minn., and Mrs. Roy Nelson, Marcus; seven grandchildren and two great grandsons. He was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers, two sisters and an infant daugther.1
  • Burial*: He was buried after 24 June 1988.
    Harold and Ann Meyer gravestone,

Family: Anna Elizabeth Breckwald b. 26 Jan 1910, d. 7 Jan 2007

Citations

  1. [S65] Unknown short newspaper title.
  2. [S756] Mildred Fielder, Edzards family, p. 88.
  3. [S547] Index to marriage record: Book 11, p. 52.

Donald William Meyer1

M, b. 11 December 1914, d. after 1990

Don, Fred, Harold, Al, 1931
  • Marriage*: Donald William Meyer married an unknown person.
  • Birth*: He was born on 11 December 1914; age 5 on 1920 census.2,1
  • Death*: He died after 1990.3

Citations

  1. [S756] Mildred Fielder, Edzards family, p. 89.
  2. [S389] "Daily journal of Minnie Meyer,."
  3. [S409] Cottonwood County Citizen, 14 Feb 1990, p.7.

Albert Nickolas Meyer1

M, b. 19 June 1901

Albert Meyer
  • Note*: (an unknown value.)
    Don, Fred, Harold, Al Meyer - Oct 19
  • Birth*: Albert Nickolas Meyer was born on 19 June 1901.1
  • Misc*: He was playing baseball in 1921.
    Albert Meyer 1921
  • (Witness) Note: He was a witness (an unknown value) with Fred Henry Meyer on 11 September 1955.
    Meyer siblings: Fred, Tilla, Albert, Minnie - 1955

Citations

  1. [S756] Mildred Fielder, Edzards family, p. 87.

Zelda Marnice Cantine

F, b. 27 December 1913, d. 17 March 1992

Fred and Zelda Meyer gravestone, Grandview cemetery

Family: Fred Henry Meyer b. 3 Mar 1904, d. 11 Jul 1986

Citations

  1. [S756] Mildred Fielder, Edzards family, p. 87.
  2. [S547] Index to marriage record: Book 11, p. 368.
  3. [S143] Fred and Zelda Meyer photo, unknown repository, unknown repository address, http://iowagravestones.org/gs_view.php?id=44102

Colin Arch Noble

M, b. 6 July 1942, d. 30 July 2005
  • Birth*: Colin Arch Noble was born on 6 July 1942 at Windom, Cottonwood County, MN, USAG.
  • MilitaryService*: US Navy after 1959.1
  • Education*: He was educated in 1960; graduated high school.
  • Death*: He died on 30 July 2005 at Jeffers, Cottonwood county, MN, USAG, at age 63.
  • ObituaryText: Colin A. Noble was born on July 6, 1942 in Windom, Minnesota to Virgil and Donna (Iverson) Noble. He received his education in the Jeffers Public Schools; graduating in the class of 1960. He enlisted in the United States Navy the day before he turned eighteen where he was a corpsman and was honorably discharged. Colin worked for the Grand Rapids Hospital as a lab tech for twenty-five years. He then moved to Gaylord, Minnesota where he worked as a city employee ntil returning to Jeffers approximately three years ago. Colin was an avid NASCAR fan, Vikings fan and a Pontiac collector. In his younger years, Colin did a lot of quarter-mile racing. For the past several years, Colin was an assistant on the Sibley Football Team in Gaylord which he enjoyed very much. On Saturday, July 30, 2005, Colin passed away suddenly at his home in Jeffers at the age of sixty-three years. Colin is survived by his father, Virgil Noble of Jeffers; one daugher, Kari Unger of Eagan; two grandchildren, Shelby and Michael Unger of Eagon; brother, Steve Noble and Suzie Letourneau of Treasure Island, FL and several other relatives and friends. He is preceded in death by his mother, two sisters, Gwen Carpenter and Holly Graff. Blessed be the memories of Colin A. Noble.2
  • Burial*: He was buried after 30 July 2005 at Jeffers, Cottonwood County, MN, USAG.1
    Colin Arch Noble gravestone, Jeffers Cemetery

Citations

  1. [S474] See memorial number unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address, http://www.findagrave.com, 57557784.
  2. [S233] Unknown short newspaper title.

Donna Marie Iverson

F, b. 15 August 1916, d. 18 July 1999

Family: Virgil Clark Noble b. 4 Jun 1915, d. 22 Sep 2005

Edson Benjamin Spitler

M, b. 3 January 1874, d. 8 April 1919
  • Marriage*: Edson Benjamin Spitler married Elizabeth Cuthbert.
  • Birth*: Edson Benjamin Spitler was born on 3 January 1874 at OH, USA.
  • Death*: He died on 8 April 1919 at age 45.

Family: Elizabeth Cuthbert b. 20 Nov 1876

James Cuthbert

M, b. circa 1881

William Halkney Cuthbert

M, b. 2 August 1855, d. 25 April 1936
  • Fact 1*: William Halkney Cuthbert was Fact 1; Birth may have been 1854 according to 1900 census.
  • Birth*: He was born on 2 August 1855 at Forfar, Scotland.
  • Marriage*: He married Elizabeth M Cook on 14 March 1899 at Buena Vista County, IA, USA.
  • Residence*: William Halkney Cuthbert lived in 1936 at Barnes Twp, Buena Vista County, IA, USA; NW 1/4 of Section One, Township 93 North, Range 37 W. Est. Value $12,000.1
  • Death*: He died on 25 April 1936 at Buena Vista County, IA, USA, at age 80.1
  • Burial*: He was buried after 25 April 1936 at Sioux Rapids, Buena Vista County, IA, USAG.2
  • ObituaryText: Funeral services were conducted in the late home on Tuesday afternoon for W H Cuthbert, who passed away last Saturday after a short illness. His pastor, Rev B T Schwab of the congregational church was in charge of the service. a poem, "silence" taken from he booklet "hillside verses" composed by Mrs Cuthbert during recent years on the farm was read, expressing the thought of one growing older in years, yet with steadfast confidence in the Power which silently is ever active. William Halknety Cuthbert, youngest son of William and Elizabeth Cuthbert, was born near Forfar Scotland August 2, 1855 and was at the time of his death at 80 years, 8 months and 23 days. Mr. Cuthbert came to America with is parents in the spring of 1872, remaining for several months in Wisconsin and moving to Sioux Rapids in the fall of the same year. Here the family remained the home of William during al the subsequent time an dhe went his quiet, industrious way among our citizens for more than 63 years. He was a young pioneer, being a lad of 17 upon his arrival and experienced the vicissitudes common to those woh in the early days moved into this and other sections of the new west. On March 14, 1899 he was married to Elizabeth N Cook of this vicinity who shared failture and success, joy and sorrow with him for more than 47 years. One sone, W. Alex Cuthbert and with his mother survive. The brother, numerous nieces and nephews an dother distand relatives also remain to mourn his passing. In 1896 Mr Cuthbert united with the congregation church of sioux Rapids being one of the oldest members at the time of his death. Burial was in the Lone Tree Cemetery.3

Family: Elizabeth M Cook b. 2 Feb 1861, d. 16 Oct 1946

Citations

  1. [S594] Caroline Lassen, "Cuthbert Resources."
  2. [S474] See memorial number unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address, http://www.findagrave.com, Memorial# 64753294.
  3. [S59] Storm Lake Pilot Tribune, 30 April 1936, 7.

Elizabeth M Cook

F, b. 2 February 1861, d. 16 October 1946

Family: William Halkney Cuthbert b. 2 Aug 1855, d. 25 Apr 1936

Citations

  1. [S594] Caroline Lassen, "Cuthbert Resources."
  2. [S474] See memorial number unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address, http://www.findagrave.com, Memorial# 64753236.

William Alexander Cuthbert

M, b. 2 March 1892, d. 14 November 1968
  • Birth*: William Alexander Cuthbert was born on 2 March 1892 at Sioux Rapids, Buena Vista County, IA, USA.1
  • Death: He died on 11 November 1968 at Spencer, Clay County, IA, USAG, at age 76.1
  • Burial*: He was buried on 14 November 1968 at Sioux Rapids, Buena Vista County, IA, USA.
  • ObituaryText*: William Alexander Cuthbert, son of the late William and Elizabeth Cook Cuthbert, was born March 2, 1892 on the farm north of Sioux Rapids where his parents settled when they came to the United States from Scotland. He attended a district school in Clay county and later in the Sioux Rapids school system. Alex, as he was know to his family and many friends, was united in marriage Dec. 1, 1913 to Gladys Colburn at Spencer. After farming on various farms in Buena Vista and Clay counties and after his parents retired and moved into Sioux Rapids, he returned to his home place where he farmed until his retirement in March, 1946. At this time they moved into Sioux Rapids and this is where they have made their home for the last 22 years. He and Mrs. Cuthbert would have celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary December first. At an early age, Alex became an ardent outdoor sportsman, keenly interested in fishing and all forms of hunting. He helped to establish new varieties of wildlife in the vicinity and was greatly interested in their protection. One of his main hobbies, and the one he took great pride in, was that of raising and training saddle horses. He took great pride in showing at various horseshows around the country and earned many trophies and prizes. He was a membert of the Northwest Trailriders Association of which he served as an officer and was the president for two years. Alex had been in failing health for the past year and a half and he re-entered the Spencer Municipal Hospital, Nov. 6. It was here that he passed away Monday, Nov. 11, 1968 at the age of 76 years, eight months and nine days. He is survived by his wife, Gladys; one sone, Ted of Sioux Rapids, two grandsons, Terry of Sioux City and Jerry of Sioux Rapids and two great-grandchildren and a host of relatives and friends. Precedeing him in death were parents. Funeral services were held this Thursday after Nov. 14, at 2 fdrom the Congregational (U.C.C.) church with the Rev. Dallas Roland officiating. Gary Moore, accompanied by Mrs. Jerry McKeever, sang "My God and I" and "The Old Rugged Cross". Pallbearers were Edwin Edwardson, Jack Gidley, Lloyd Hadenfeldt, Kenneth Kas, Clifford Smith and Don Snyder. Burial was in the Sioux Rapids Lone Tree Cemetery. Sliefer Funeral Home of Sioux Rapids in charge of arrangements.1

Citations

  1. [S595] Storm Lake Pilot Tribune, 14 Oct 1968.

David Edmund Noble

M, b. 14 June 1864, d. 7 April 1947

David E. Noble gravestone, Jeffers Cemeter.
  • Occupation*: Farmer, retired.1
  • Birth*: David Edmund Noble was born on 14 June 1864 at Winthrop, Canada.1
  • Marriage*: He married Effie S. Potter on 21 October 1888.
    David and Effie Noble 50th Anniversary photo
  • Association*: David Edmund Noble was associated on 25 June 1902; Charter member of Modern Woodmen of America, Jeffers Camp #8302.2
  • CauseDeath: Noted as immediate cause: lubar pneumonia, 38 days; auricular fibrillation, 2 months, due to arteriorsclerosis, 15 yrs.1
  • ObituaryText: Friends of the D E Noble family were saddened Tuesday when they learned that Mr Noble had passed away at his home at 10:30 o'clock Monday evening, April 7. He had been ill since the middle of February suffering from a kidney ailment and other complications resulting from this illness. Mr Noble was a pioneer resident of the Jeffers community, making his home here for 62 years. He was born in Canada in 1865 and came to Cottonwood county in 1885. He homesteaded a farm north of Jeffers and following his marriage in 1888, he lived on the farm until 1903, when they moved to their home in Jeffers. Nine children, five boys and four girls, were born to Mr and Mrs Noble all of whom are living. They are: Arch, neal and Mrs Maude Storey of Jeffers; Willis of Madison, Minnesota; Mrs. Mattie Pufahl of Mankato; Earl of Nelscott, Oregon; Mildred (Mrs Fred Werner) of Wells; Margaret (mrs Milton Dirks) of Deer Lodge, Montana; and Boyd of Brooklyn, New York. Funeral services will be conducted this Friday afternoon, April 11 at one thirty o'clock from the home and at two o'clock from the Jeffers Methodist church. The Rev P E Shannon will be in charge. Siloam Lodge No. 330 AF & AM of which Mr Noble was a member, will be in charge at the cemetery. Burial will be made in the Jeffers Cemetery.3
  • Death*: He died on 7 April 1947 at Jeffers, Cottonwood County, MN, USAG, at age 82.1
  • Burial*: He was buried on 11 April 1947 at Jeffers, Cottonwood County, MN, USAG.1

Family 1:

Family 2: Effie S. Potter b. c 1870

Citations

  1. [S220] David E Noble, Certificate of Death.
  2. [S18] John A. Brown, History of Cottonwood and Watonwan Counties, p. 212.
  3. [S62] Jeffers Review, 10 Apr 1947, 1.

Neal Noble

M, b. after 1888
  • Birth*: Neal Noble was born after 1888.