52 Relatives in 2018 #52 Leland Fetherkile (1921-1922)

Leland Fetherkile

relationship:  1st cousin 2x removed

Uncle Clarence and his wife Zelma divorced 2 months after the death of their son Leland.  Family rumor was that Clarence blamed her for his death.  Reading the death certificate, I can understand why.  Leland evidently drank/ingested kerosene at his maternal grandparents home.

birth:  23 April 1921 in Benton County, Iowa, United States

parents:  Clarence Leland Fetherkile (1900-1980) and Zelma Harrison (1903-1982)

death:  15 August 1922 in Taylor Township, Benton County, Iowa, United States

fetherkile leland death notice vinton eagle pg 4 aug 18 1922

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burial:  Cox Cemetery, Benton County, Iowa, United States

 

Sources:

Ancestry.com. Iowa, Death Records, 1920-1940 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2017.
Original data: Iowa, Death Records, 1920-1940. State Historical Society of Iowa, Des Moines, Iowa.

“Baby Dead Following An Illness Of Two Hours.” Digital Archives of the Vinton Public Library and the Benton County Historical Society, 2018, bentoncounty.advantage-preservation.com/viewer/?k=fetherkile&i=f&by=1922&bdd=1920&d=01011922-12311922&m=between&ord=k1&fn=the_vinton_eagle_usa_iowa_vinton_19220818_english_4&df=1&dt=10. Vinton Eagle newspaper archive, August 18, 1922; page 4

52 Relatives in 2018 #51 Lawrence Fetherkile (1912-1921)

Lawrence Leo Fetherkile

relationship:  great-Uncle

Grandma always said that he died having an asthma attack.  Death certificate says “angina pectoris”.  When I had a heart attack (female 45 years old), I seriously thought I was having a bad asthma attack.  Maybe my family presents heart issues mimicking asthma.

birth:  15 October 1912 in Urbana, Benton County, Iowa, United States

parents:  Harry Cecil Fetherkile (1884-1980) and Lottie Maud Smith (1887-1926)

death:  5 July 1921 in Urbana, Benton County, Iowa, United States

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burial:  Urbana Cemetery, Urbana, Benton County, Iowa, United States

photo taken by me

 

Sources:

Ancestry.com. Iowa, Death Records, 1920-1940 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2017.
Original data: Iowa, Death Records, 1920-1940. State Historical Society of Iowa, Des Moines, Iowa.

52 Relatives in 2018 #48 Alice Berry Fetherkile (1856-1949)

Alice Berry Fetherkile

relationship:  2x-great- Grandmother

birth:  28 December 1856 in Urbana, Benton County, Iowa, United States

parents:  Robert Berry (1827-1911) and Anna Jewell (1836-1865)

residences and other events:

  • 1856 – birth
  • 1860 – living with parents in Urbana, Benton County, Iowa, United States
  • 1861-1865 Civil War
  • 1865 – mother dies
  • 1870 – living with father in Urbana, Benton County, Iowa, United States
  • 29 January 1879 – marriage to Adam A. Fetherkile in Vinton, Benton County, Iowa, United States
  • 1880 – living with husband (A. A. Fetherkile) in Polk Township, Benton County, Iowa, United States
  • 1885 – living with husband and 1 child (Harry) in Polk Township, Benton County, Iowa, United States  ??Where’s Frank?
  • 1895 – living with husband and 2 children (Harry and John) in Polk Township, Benton County, Iowa, United States (religion – Christian)
  • 1900 – living with husband and 3 children (Frank, Harry, John) in Polk Township, Benton County, Iowa, United States (census says 4 born, 3 living; can read and write)
  • 1910 – living with husband and 2 children (John and Clarence) in Urbana, Polk Township, Benton County, Iowa, United States (census says 4 born, 3 living but Frank passed away after 1900)
  • 1911 – father dies
  • 1914-1918 World War I
  • 1915 – living in Urbana, Benton County, Iowa, United States (religion – Christian)
  • 1920 – living with husband and 2 children (John and Clarence) in Urbana, Polk Township, Benton County, Iowa, United States
  • 1930 – living with husband, son (Clarence), and daughter-in-law (Cora) in Urbana, Polk Township, Benton County, Iowa, United States
  • 1936 – son John dies
  • 1937 – husband dies
  •  1940 – living with son (Clarence) and grandson (John) in Urbana, Polk Township, Benton County, Iowa, United States
  • 1941-1945  World War II
  • 1949 – death

children:

  • Possible Unknown Fetherkile ( – before 1900)
  • Frank C Fetherkile (1881-1901)
    • ?? is he someone else’s child?  Why isn’t he on the census records until 1900?
  • Harry Cecil Fetherkile (1884-1980) married Lottie Maud Smith (1887-1926)
  • John Andrew Fetherkile (1886-1936)
  • Clarence Leland Fetherkile (1900-1980)

death:  21 August 1949 in Urbana, Benton County, Iowa, United States

burial:  Urbana Cemetery, Urbana, Benton County, Iowa, United States

Photo taken by me.

Sources:

Ancestry.com. 1860 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.
Original data: 1860 U.S. census, population schedule. NARA microfilm publication M653, 1,438 rolls. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.
Ancestry.com. 1870 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.
Original data: 1870 U.S. census, population schedules. NARA microfilm publication M593, 1,761 rolls. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.Minnesota census schedules for 1870. NARA microfilm publication T132, 13 rolls. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.
Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. 1880 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010. 1880 U.S. Census Index provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints © Copyright 1999 Intellectual Reserve, Inc. All rights reserved. All use is subject to the limited use license and other terms and conditions applicable to this site.
Original data: Tenth Census of the United States, 1880. (NARA microfilm publication T9, 1,454 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C.
Ancestry.com. Iowa, State Census Collection, 1836-1925 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2007.
Original data: Microfilm of Iowa State Censuses, 1856, 1885, 1895, 1905, 1915, 1925 as well various special censuses from 1836-1897 obtained from the State Historical Society of Iowa via Heritage Quest.
Ancestry.com. 1900 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.
Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1900. T623, 1854 rolls.
Ancestry.com. 1910 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.
Original data: Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910 (NARA microfilm publication T624, 1,178 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C. For details on the contents of the film numbers, visit the following NARA web page: NARA.
Ancestry.com. Iowa, State Census Collection, 1836-1925 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2007.
Original data: Microfilm of Iowa State Censuses, 1856, 1885, 1895, 1905, 1915, 1925 as well various special censuses from 1836-1897 obtained from the State Historical Society of Iowa via Heritage Quest.
Ancestry.com. 1920 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.
Original data: Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920. (NARA microfilm publication T625, 2076 rolls). Records of the Bureau of the Census, Record Group 29. National Archives, Washington, D.C. For details on the contents of the film numbers, visit the following NARA web page: NARA. Note: Enumeration Districts 819-839 are on roll 323 (Chicago City).
Ancestry.com. 1930 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2002.
Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1930. T626, 2,667 rolls.
Ancestry.com. 1940 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.
Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1940. T627, 4,643 rolls
Ancestry.com. Iowa, Death Records, 1920-1940 [database on-line]. Lehi, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2017.
Original data: Iowa, Death Records, 1920-1940. State Historical Society of Iowa, Des Moines, Iowa.
Ancestry.com. Iowa, Select Marriages Index, 1758-1996 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2014.
Original data: Iowa, Marriages. Salt Lake City, Utah: FamilySearch, 2013.

52 Relatives in 2018 #47 Welthy Berry (1860-1865)

Welthy Berry

relationship:  3x-great-Aunt

Welthy died the day before her mother Anna Jewell Berry (1836-1865) and 2 weeks before her brother John Berry (1862-1865).

birth:  7 July 1860 (inferred) in Urbana, Benton County, Iowa, United States  (she is not on the June 1860 Federal Census for the family. Headstone indicates age as 5 years, 1 month, 1 day)

parents:  Robert Berry (1827-1911) and Anna Jewell (1836-1865)

death:  8 August 1865 in Urbana, Benton County, Iowa, United States

burial:  Kisling Cemetery, Urbana, Benton County, Iowa, United States

 Welthy Berry
Photo taken from Find A Grave memorial for Welthy Berry – 50668655

 

Sources:

Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 08 December 2018), memorial page for Welthy Berry (1860–8 Aug 1865), Find A Grave Memorial no. 50668655, citing Kisling Cemetery, Urbana, Benton County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .

Ancestry.com. 1860 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2009. Images reproduced by FamilySearch.
Original data: 1860 U.S. census, population schedule. NARA microfilm publication M653, 1,438 rolls. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.

 

52 Relatives in 2018 #46 John Berry (1862-1865)

John Berry

John died about 2 weeks after the deaths of his older sister Welthy Berry (1860-1865) and mother Anna Jewell Berry (1836-1865)  3 days short of his 3rd birthday.

relationship: 3rd great-Uncle

birth:  24 August 1862  in Urbana, Benton County, Iowa, United States

parents:  Robert Berry (1827-1911) and Anna Jewell Berry (1836-1865)

death:  21 August 1865 in Urbana, Benton County, Iowa, United States

burial:  Kisling Cemetery, Urbana, Benton County, Iowa, United States

 John Berry
Photo taken from Find A Grave memorial site for John Berry – 50668552.  Unable to find my photo of the headstone.

 

sources:

Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 08 December 2018), memorial page for John Berry (1861–21 Aug 1865), Find A Grave Memorial no. 50668552, citing Kisling Cemetery, Urbana, Benton County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8).

 

52 Relatives in 2018 #45 Permela Ingersoll Colegrove (1792-1853)

Permilla Ingersoll Colegrove

relationship:  4x great-Grandmother

Permilla Ingersoll Colegrove and her husband Clark Tracy Colegrove died within 2 weeks of each other during a cholera outbreak in Illinois.

birth:  23 February 1792 in Thompson, Windham County, Connecticut, United States

parents:  Josiah Ingersoll (1764-1853) and Hannah Ingalls (1769-1813)

marriage: date unknown

spouse:  Clark Tracy Colegrove (1793-1853)

children:

Calvin Chauncey Colegrove (1815-1894) married Nancy C Bartlett (1822-1911)
Lester G Colegrove (1818-1903) married Lucretia Ingersoll (1828-1895)
Hannah Colegrove (1820-1914) married Nelson Boyd (1811-1889)
Olive Colegrove (1822-1910) married Robert Wright
Caroline Janette Colegrove (1829-1922) married John Burrell (1821-1909)
Lavius Colegrove (1829-1912)
Maraida Ann Colegrove (1832-1909) married Chauncey Hanford
Harley Ingersoll Colegrove (1837-1881) married Helen McBride

residences:

1820  Franklin, Vermont, United States (census)
1830  Georgia, Franklin County, Vermont, United States (census)
1840  Fairfax, Franklin County, Vermont, United States (census)
1847  Will County, Illinois, United States (deposition, witness to marriage of Jeremiah Austin to Esther Colegrove)
clark colegrove deposition re marriage of austin 2 (3)

1850  Wheatland, Will County, Illinois, United States (census)

death:  14 October 1853 in Blue Island, Cook County, Illinois, United States

burial:  unknown

 

Sources:

Ancestry.com. Connecticut Town Birth Records, pre-1870 (Barbour Collection) [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.
Original data: White, Lorraine Cook, ed. The Barbour Collection of Connecticut Town Vital Records. Vol. 1-55. Baltimore, MD, USA: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1994-2002.

1820 U S Census; Census Place: Fletcher, Franklin, Vermont; Page: 35; NARA Roll: M33_127; Image: 186

1830 US Census; Census Place: Georgia, Franklin, Vermont; Page: 14; NARA Series: M19; Roll Number: 183; Family History Film: 0027449

Year: 1840; Census Place: Fairfax, Franklin, Vermont; Roll: 542; Page: 223; Image: 458; Family History Library Film: 0027439

NARA M804. Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files.
Roll:0092 from https://www.fold3.com/image/11070717?terms=clark%20colegrove
Year: 1850; Census Place: Wheatland, Will, Illinois; Roll: M432_133; Page: 53A

Ancestry.com. The history and genealogy of the Colegrove family in America : with biographical sketches, portraits, etc.[database on-line]. Provo, UT: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005.
Original data: Colegrove, William,. The history and genealogy of the Colegrove family in America : with biographical sketches, portraits, etc.. Chicago, Ill.: The author, 1894. pgs 126, 160

Ancestry.com. Membership of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1830-1848 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2013.
Original data: Black, Susan Easton, compiler. Membership of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1830–1848. 50 vols. Provo, Utah: Brigham Young University Religious Studies Center, 1989. Private Donor.

52 Relatives in 2018 #44 Hannah Ingalls Ingersoll (1769-1813)

Hannah Ingalls Ingersoll

relationship:  Her 5x great-grandmother.

birth:  22 August 1769 in Pomfret, Windham County, Massachusetts, United States

baptism:  8 October 1769 in Pomfret, Windham County, Massachusetts, United States

parents:  Joseph Ingalls (1723-1790) and Sarah Abbott (1730-1810)

marriage:  25 January 1791 in Pomfret, Windham County, Massachusetts, United States

spouse:  Josiah Ingersoll (1765-1853)

children:

  • Chester Ingersoll (1789-1849)
  • Permilla Ingersoll (1792-1853)
  • Sophia Ingersoll (1800-1880)
  • Harley Ingersoll (1802-1883)

death:  about 1813 in Westford, Chittenden County, Vermont, United States

 

Sources:

Godfrey Memorial Library, comp.. American Genealogical-Biographical Index (AGBI) [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 1999.Original data: Godfrey Memorial Library. American Genealogical-Biographical Index. Middletown, CT, USA: Godfrey Memorial Library.
Ancestry.com. Early Connecticut Marriages [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.
Original data: Bailey, Frederic W. Early Connecticut Marriages as Found on Ancient Church Records Prior to 1800. Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1997.
Ancestry.com. Connecticut, Church Record Abstracts, 1630-1920 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: 2013.
Original data: Connecticut. Church Records Index. Connecticut State Library, Hartford, Connecticut.
Book Title: The genealogy and history of the Ingalls family in America : giving the descendants of Edmund Ingal
Ancestry.com. North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2016.
Ancestry.com. A genealogy of the Ingersoll family in America, 1629-1925 : comprising descendants of Richard Ingersoll of Salem, Massachusetts [database on-line]. Provo, UT: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005.
Original data: Avery, Lillian Drake,. A genealogy of the Ingersoll family in America, 1629-1925 : comprising descendants of Richard Ingersoll of Salem, Massachusetts, John Ingersoll of Westfield, Mass., and John Ingersoll of Huntington, Long Island. New York: Frederick H. Hitchcock, 1926.