Elden Van Sykel Rohrer

M, #2665, b. 29 July 1896, d. 19 April 1981
Last Edited=18 Jan 2021
     Elden Van Sykel Rohrer was born on 29 July 1896 at Canton, Fulton Co., Illinois.1 He married Alta Elizabeth Harn, daughter of Sylvester Harn and Florence L. McCumber, on 10 February 1915 at Canton, Fulton Co., Illinois. Elden Van Sykel Rohrer died on 19 April 1981 at Canton, Fulton Co., Illinois, at age 84.1 His Ancestral File Number is 3Q6B-TW, submitted by Michael Errin McGuire. He was buried on 29 April 1981 at White Chapel Memory Gardens, Canton, Fulton Co., Illinois, Plot: ORC Lot 18 Sec C Sp 1.2,1

Census

CensusDatePlace
Census22 April 1930Canton Twsp., Fulton Co., Illinois

Children of Elden Van Sykel Rohrer and Alta Elizabeth Harn

Citations

  1. [S1177] Unknown compiler, compiler, "Ancestral File Number 3Q6B-TW"; Ancestral File, 4.19 Family History Library, Family History Library, 35 North West Temple St., Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co., Utah. Hereinafter cited as "AFN."
  2. [S2545] Findagrave.com website, database and images (Find a Grave, 1300 West Traverse Parkway, Lehi, Utah Co., Utah ), Elden V Rohrer, Memorial ID 33446847,
    Birth: 29 July 1896
    Death: 26 April 1981
    Burial: White Chapel Memory Gardens, Canton, Fulton County, Illinois
    Source: Find a Grave
    SourceCitation: Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com: accessed 18 January 2021), memorial page for Elden V Rohrer (29 Jul 1896–26 Apr 1981), Find a Grave Memorial no. 33446847, citing White Chapel Memory Gardens, Canton, Fulton County, Illinois, USA; Maintained by Find a Grave (contributor 8).

    Spouse Alta E Harn Rohrer 1898–1988
    Children Wilda M Rohrer Brown 1917–2008 Kenneth W. Rohrer 1918–2010 Wanda Maxine Rohrer Dorich 1923–2016 Howard Henry Rohrer 1925–2019,.

Howard Henry Rohrer

M, #2673, b. 19 May 1925, d. 16 July 2019
Last Edited=18 Jan 2021
Relationships
5th cousin of Steven Harn Redman
4th great-grandson of John Hearn
     Howard Henry Rohrer was born on 19 May 1925 at Canton, Fulton Co., Illinois.1,2,3 AFN 79JN-08 submitted by Michael Errin McGuire. He was the son of Elden Van Sykel Rohrer and Alta Elizabeth Harn. His Ancestral File Number is 79JN-08. Howard Henry Rohrer married Shirley Joan Walraven on 2 July 1948 at Canton, Fulton Co., Illinois.4,2 Howard Henry Rohrer lived in 1992 at Canton, Fulton Co., Illinois. He lived in October 2008 at Canton, Fulton Co., Illinois.4 He lived in July 2016 at Canton, Fulton Co., Illinois.5 He died on 16 July 2019 at Cuba, Fulton Co., Illinois, at age 94.2

Following obituary for Howard Henry Rohrer:

Howard Henry “Hank” Rohrer, 94, of Canton, passed away at 1:25 p.m. on Tuesday, July 16, 2019 at Clayberg Nursing Home.

CANTON-Howard Henry “Hank” Rohrer, 94, of Canton, passed away at 1:25 p.m. on Tuesday, July 16, 2019 at Clayberg Nursing Home. He was born on May 19, 1925 in Canton to Elden and Alta (Harn) Rohrer. He married Shirley Joan Walraven on July 2, 1948 in Canton. She preceded him in death on March 24, 2016.

Hank was also preceded in death by his parents; one brother, Kenneth Rohrer; and three sisters, Maxine Dorich, Wilda Brown and Melba McGuire.

Surviving is one daughter, Deb (Garry) Hensley of Cuba; one special step-great-granddaughter, Cassie (Josh) Theis of Warrensburg, Missouri; three step-grand-children, Justin (Dara) Hensley of Knoxville, Brian (Audrey) Hensley of Normal and Laura (Jason) Chaplain of Chenoa; 14 step-great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

Hank worked as a truck driver and retired from Buckheart and Banner Mine. He was a member of United Mine Workers. Hank was loved by many for his smile, great personality, love of life and at Clayberg he was called the dancing fool. He loved kids and was a family man. Hank and Shirley met at Silver Leaf Roller Rink and continued to skate for many years. They also loved to take bus trips and traveling. He was an avid Chicago Cubs fan.

May God rest his soul; he was of the Christian faith.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, July 22, 2019 at Sedgwick Funeral Homes & Crematory in Canton, where a visitation will be held from 10-11 a.m. Pastor Greg Ogle will officiate. Burial will follow at Greenwood Cemetery in Canton. Memorials can be made to Clayberg Nursing Home in Cuba. To view Hank’s DVD or to make online condolences you may go to www.sedgwickfuneralhomes.com

https://www.cantondailyledger.com/news/20190719/howard-henry-hank-rohrer?rssfeed=true.3
He was buried at Greenwood Cemetery, Canton, Fulton Co., Illinois.2

Census

CensusDatePlace
Census22 April 1930Canton Twsp., Fulton Co., Illinois
Census8 April 1940Joshua, Fulton Co., Illinois

Citations

  1. [S1183] Unknown compiler, compiler, "Ancestral File Number 79JN-08"; Ancestral File, 4.19 Family History Library, Family History Library, 35 North West Temple St., Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co., Utah.
  2. [S2545] Findagrave.com website, database and images (Find a Grave, 1300 West Traverse Parkway, Lehi, Utah Co., Utah ), Howard Henry “Hank” Rohrer, Memorial ID 201224407,
    Birth: 19 May 1925, Canton, Fulton County, Illinois, USA
    Death: 16 July 2019, Cuba, Fulton County, Illinois, USA
    Burial: Greenwood Cemetery, Canton, Fulton County, Illinois
    Source: Find a Grave
    SourceCitation: Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com: accessed 18 January 2021), memorial page for Howard Henry “Hank” Rohrer (19 May 1925–16 Jul 2019), Find a Grave Memorial no. 201224407, citing Greenwood Cemetery, Canton, Fulton County, Illinois, USA; Maintained by LEL, Jr. (contributor 48286231).
    Parents Elden V Rohrer 1896–1981
    Alta E Harn Rohrer 1898–1988
    Spouse Shirley Joan Walraven Rohrer 1929–2016 (m. 1948)
    Siblings Wilda M Rohrer Brown 1917–2008 Kenneth W. Rohrer 1918–2010 Wanda Maxine Rohrer Dorich 1923–2016,.
  3. [S2559] Howard Henry “Hank” Rohrer, Canton Daily Ledger (Canton, Illinois), https://www.cantondailyledger.com/news/20190719/howard-henry-hank-rohrer?rssfeed=true, 19 jul 2019, n/a. Hereinafter cited as Canton Daily Ledger (Canton, Illinois).
  4. [S2366] Wilda M. Brown, The State Journal-Register (Illinois), https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=30958371, 29 Oct 2008. Hereinafter cited as The State Journal-Register.
  5. [S2428] Wanda Maxine Dorich, Oaks-Hines Funeral Home, Oaks-Hines Funeral Home. Hereinafter cited as Oaks-Hines Funeral Home.

John Rohrer

M, #9800
Last Edited=3 Jan 2024
     John Rohrer was the son of David Rohrer and Elizabeth Bowman.

Kenneth Wilbur Rohrer

M, #2669, b. 20 September 1918, d. 17 February 2010
Last Edited=18 Jan 2021
Relationships
5th cousin of Steven Harn Redman
4th great-grandson of John Hearn
     Kenneth Wilbur Rohrer was born on 20 September 1918 at Canton, Fulton Co., Illinois.1,2 AFN 79JM-XX submitted by Michael Errin McGuire. He was the son of Elden Van Sykel Rohrer and Alta Elizabeth Harn. His Ancestral File Number is 79JM-XX. Kenneth Wilbur Rohrer married Maralee Gray on 13 February 1941 at Missouri. Kenneth Wilbur Rohrer married Margaret E. Ingold on 11 November 2001 at Alexis, Illinois.3 Kenneth Wilbur Rohrer lived in October 2008 at Canton, Fulton Co., Illinois.3 He died on 17 February 2010 at Canton, Fulton Co., Illinois, at age 91.2 He was buried at Fairview Cemetery, Fairview, Fulton Co., Illinois.2

Census

CensusDatePlace
Census22 April 1930Canton Twsp., Fulton Co., Illinois

Citations

  1. [S1179] Unknown compiler, compiler, "Ancestral File Number 79JM-XX"; Ancestral File, 4.19 Family History Library, Family History Library, 35 North West Temple St., Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co., Utah.
  2. [S2545] Findagrave.com website, database and images (Find a Grave, 1300 West Traverse Parkway, Lehi, Utah Co., Utah ), Kenneth W. Rohrer, Memorial ID 48369925,
    Birth: 20 September 1918, Canton, Fulton County, Illinois, USA
    Death: 17 February 2010, Canton, Fulton County, Illinois, USA
    Burial: Fairview Cemetery, Fairview, Fulton County, Illinois
    Source: Find a Grave
    SourceCitation: Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com: accessed 18 January 2021), memorial page for Kenneth W. Rohrer (20 Sep 1918–17 Feb 2010), Find a Grave Memorial no. 48369925, citing Fairview Cemetery, Fairview, Fulton County, Illinois, USA; Maintained by Sherry (contributor 47058649).
    Parents Elden V Rohrer 1896–1981
    Alta E Harn Rohrer 1898–1988

    Spouses Maralee Gray Rohrer 1921–1999 (m. 1941) Margaret E. Ingold Roberts 1920–2011 (m. 2001)
    Siblings Wilda M Rohrer Brown 1917–2008 Wanda Maxine Rohrer Dorich 1923–2016 Howard Henry Rohrer 1925–2019
    Children Keith E. Rohrer 1946–2014,.
  3. [S2366] Wilda M. Brown, The State Journal-Register (Illinois), https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=30958371, 29 Oct 2008. Hereinafter cited as The State Journal-Register.

Lydia Rohrer

F, #9802
Last Edited=3 Jan 2024
     Lydia Rohrer was the daughter of David Rohrer and Elizabeth Bowman.

Melba Allean Rohrer

F, #2670, b. 22 December 1920, d. 1 August 1983
Last Edited=27 Aug 2015
Relationships
5th cousin of Steven Harn Redman
4th great-granddaughter of John Hearn
     Melba Allean Rohrer was born on 22 December 1920 at Canton, Fulton Co., Illinois.1 She was the daughter of Elden Van Sykel Rohrer and Alta Elizabeth Harn. Melba Allean Rohrer married Ernest Frederick McGuire on 20 December 1944 at Lewistown, Fulton Co., Illinois.1 AFN 3Q6B-QD submitted by Michael Errin McGuire. Her Ancestral File Number is 3Q6B-QD. Melba Allean Rohrer died on 1 August 1983 at Washington Co., Oregon, at age 62; Certificate:
83-13186.

Census

CensusDatePlace
Census22 April 1930Canton Twsp., Fulton Co., Illinois
Census8 April 1940Joshua, Fulton Co., Illinois

Citations

  1. [S1180] Unknown compiler, compiler, "Ancestral File Number 3Q6B-QD"; Ancestral File, 4.19 Family History Library, Family History Library, 35 North West Temple St., Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co., Utah. Hereinafter cited as "AFN."

Sarah Rohrer

F, #9801
Last Edited=3 Jan 2024
     Sarah Rohrer was the daughter of David Rohrer and Elizabeth Bowman.

Wanda Maxine Rohrer

F, #2672, b. 20 January 1923, d. 16 July 2016
Last Edited=18 Jan 2021
Relationships
5th cousin of Steven Harn Redman
4th great-granddaughter of John Hearn
     Wanda Maxine Rohrer was born on 20 January 1923 at Canton, Fulton Co., Illinois.1 AFN 79JM-Z4 submitted by Michael Errin McGuire. She was the daughter of Elden Van Sykel Rohrer and Alta Elizabeth Harn. Her Ancestral File Number is 79JM-Z4. Wanda Maxine Rohrer married Frank Dorich on 10 March 1944 at Dauphin Co., Pennsylvania.2 Wanda Maxine Rohrer lived in October 2008 at Canton, Fulton Co., Illinois.2 She died on 16 July 2016 at Farmington Country Manor, Canton, Fulton Co., Illinois, at age 93.3,4 She was buried at White Chapel Memory Gardens, Canton, Fulton Co., Illinois.4

Following obituary for Wanda Maxine Dorich:

Wanda Maxine Dorich
January 20, 1923 - July 16, 2016

Canton: Wanda Maxine Dorich, 93, of Canton passed away at 3:13 p.m. on Saturday, July 16, 2016, at Farmington Country Manor.
She was born January 20, 1923, in Fairview to Elden and Alta (Harn) Rohrer. She married Frank Dorich on March 10, 1944, during his enlistment in the United States Army. He preceded her in death on November 24, 2010.
She is survived by her two sons, Michael Lynn (Gloria) Dorich of Wheaton and Roderick Alan (Kathy) Dorich of Noblesville; one brother, Henry Rohrer of Canton; three grandchildren, Alan Dorich, Ann Daniel, and Kristin Dorich; and two great-grandchildren, Emma and Jameson Daniel.
She was preceded in death by her parents; one brother, Kenneth Rohrer; and two sisters, Melba McGuire and Wilda Brown.
Wanda was a self-sacrificing homemaker and a devoted mother, wife, grandmother, and great-grandmother.
A visitation will be held from 1-2 p.m. on Wednesday, July 20, 2016, at Oaks-Hines Funeral Home in Canton. Graveside funeral services will be held immediately following the visitation at White Chapel Memory Gardens in Canton.3

Census

CensusDatePlace
Census22 April 1930Canton Twsp., Fulton Co., Illinois, Listed as Maxine in the Census

Children of Wanda Maxine Rohrer and Frank Dorich

Citations

  1. [S1182] Unknown compiler, compiler, "Ancestral File Number 79JM-Z4"; Ancestral File, 4.19 Family History Library, Family History Library, 35 North West Temple St., Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co., Utah.
  2. [S2366] Wilda M. Brown, The State Journal-Register (Illinois), https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=30958371, 29 Oct 2008. Hereinafter cited as The State Journal-Register.
  3. [S2428] Wanda Maxine Dorich, Oaks-Hines Funeral Home, Oaks-Hines Funeral Home. Hereinafter cited as Oaks-Hines Funeral Home.
  4. [S2545] Findagrave.com website, database and images (Find a Grave, 1300 West Traverse Parkway, Lehi, Utah Co., Utah ), Wanda Maxine (Rohrer) Dorich, Memorial ID 167130768,
    Birth: 20 January 1923, Fairview, Fulton County, Illinois, USA
    Death: 16 July 2016, Farmington, Fulton County, Illinois, USA
    Burial: White Chapel Memory Gardens, Canton, Fulton County, Illinois
    Source: Find a Grave
    SourceCitation: Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com: accessed 18 January 2021), memorial page for Wanda Maxine Rohrer Dorich (20 Jan 1923–16 Jul 2016), Find a Grave Memorial no. 167130768, citing White Chapel Memory Gardens, Canton, Fulton County, Illinois, USA; Maintained by David C. Henderson (contributor 47067566).
    Parents Elden V Rohrer 1896–1981
    Alta E Harn Rohrer 1898–1988
    Spouse Frank Dorich 1919–2010 (m. 1944)
    Siblings Wilda M Rohrer Brown 1917–2008 Kenneth W. Rohrer 1918–2010 Howard Henry Rohrer 1925–2019,.

Wilda Madeline Rohrer

F, #2668, b. 6 February 1917, d. 28 October 2008
Last Edited=18 Jan 2021
Relationships
5th cousin of Steven Harn Redman
4th great-granddaughter of John Hearn
     Wilda Madeline Rohrer was born on 6 February 1917 at Canton, Fulton Co., Illinois.1,2 AFN 79JM-WR submitted by Michael Errin McGuire. She was the daughter of Elden Van Sykel Rohrer and Alta Elizabeth Harn. Her Ancestral File Number is 79JM-WR. Wilda Madeline Rohrer married H. Gordon Brown on 8 August 1939 at Canton, Fulton Co., Illinois. Wilda Madeline Rohrer died on 28 October 2008 at Graham Hospital, Canton, Fulton Co., Illinois, at age 91.3,2 She was buried at Bethel Cemetery, Canton, Fulton Co., Illinois.3,2

CANTON - Wilda M. Brown, 91, of Canton, formerly of London Mills, died at 11:28 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2008, at Graham Hospital in Canton.

She was born Feb. 6, 1917, in Canton, to Eldon and Alta (Harn) Rohrer. She married H. Gordon Brown on Aug. 18, 1939, in Canton; he died on Oct. 16, 1978.

Surviving are five children, Jerry (Hazel) Brown of London Mills, Karen (Jerry) Fillingham of Canton, Sharon (Jeff) Ownley of Valrico, Fla., Judith (James) McGann of Canton and Nancy (Randall) Rader of Auburn; two brothers, Kenneth (Margaret) Rohrer and Henry (Shirley) Rohrer, both of Canton; a sister, Maxine (Frank) Dorich of Canton; eight grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her sister, Melba McGuire, and a grandson, Chad Clary.

Wilda was a member of the Canton Church of the Brethren and a former member of the Rapatee Union Church. She was actively involved with the Fulton County Farm Bureau, and was a 4H leader and Sunday school teacher. She enjoyed gardening, yard work, cooking and doing crafts. Wilda loved her family and friends and will be missed by all who knew her.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 1, 2008, at Oaks-Hines Funeral Home in Canton. Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 31, 2008, at the funeral home. Burial will be at Bethel Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society or the Canton Church of the Brethren.

Online condolences are available at www.oakshinesfuneralhome.com.

Published in The State Journal-Register on 10/29/2008.3

Census

CensusDatePlace
Census22 April 1930Canton Twsp., Fulton Co., Illinois

Citations

  1. [S1178] Unknown compiler, compiler, "Ancestral File Number 79JM-WR"; Ancestral File, 4.19 Family History Library, Family History Library, 35 North West Temple St., Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co., Utah.
  2. [S2545] Findagrave.com website, database and images (Find a Grave, 1300 West Traverse Parkway, Lehi, Utah Co., Utah ), Wilda M (Rohrer) Brown, Memorial ID 30958371,
    Birth: 6 February 1917, Canton, Fulton County, Illinois, USA
    Death: 28 October 2008, Canton, Fulton County, Illinois, USA
    Burial: Bethel Cemetery, Canton, Fulton County, Illinois
    Source: Find a Grave
    SourceCitation: Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com: accessed 18 January 2021), memorial page for Wilda M Rohrer Brown (6 Feb 1917–28 Oct 2008), Find a Grave Memorial no. 30958371, citing Bethel Cemetery, Canton, Fulton County, Illinois, USA; Maintained by RhondaPattonWathen & children (contributor 46879360).
    Parents Elden V Rohrer 1896–1981
    Alta E Harn Rohrer 1898–1988
    Spouse H. Gordon Brown 1918–1978
    Siblings Kenneth W. Rohrer 1918–2010 Wanda Maxine Rohrer Dorich 1923–2016 Howard Henry Rohrer 1925–2019,.
  3. [S2366] Wilda M. Brown, The State Journal-Register (Illinois), https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=30958371, 29 Oct 2008. Hereinafter cited as The State Journal-Register.

Ephraim Rolfe

M, #7898, b. 1743, d. 27 May 1818
Last Edited=12 Mar 2024
Relationship
5th great-grandfather of Steven Harn Redman
Charts
Linked Pedigree for Steven Harn Redman
     Ephraim Rolfe was born in 1743 at Middlesex Co., New Jersey. He was the son of Jonathan Rolfe and female (?) Ephraim Rolfe married Sarah Campbell in 1762. Ephraim Rolfe died on 27 May 1818 at Ithaca, Tompkins Co., New York. He was buried at Rolfe Cemetery, Enfield, Tompkins Co., New York.1

Child of Ephraim Rolfe and Sarah Campbell

Citations

  1. [S2545] Findagrave.com website, database and images (Find a Grave, 1300 West Traverse Parkway, Lehi, Utah Co., Utah ), Ephraim Rolfe, Memorial ID 41588705,
    Birth: 1743, USA
    Death: 27 May 1818, USA
    Burial: Rolfe Cemetery, Enfield, Tompkins County, New York
    Source: Find a Grave
    SourceCitation: Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/41588705/ephraim-rolfe: accessed March 12, 2024), memorial page for Ephraim Rolfe (1743–27 May 1818), Find a Grave Memorial ID 41588705, citing Rolfe Cemetery, Enfield, Tompkins County, New York, USA; Maintained by Kathy S. (contributor 46944127).

    Spouses
    Sarah Campbell Rolfe 1741–1833 (m. 1762)
    Children
    Robert Rolfe 1771 – unknown
    Jonathan Rolfe 1773–1851
    Samuel Rolfe 1775–1845
    Image URL: https://images.findagrave.com/photos/2016/358/41588705_1482604920.jpg,.

Frances Mary Rolfe1

F, #23, b. 7 January 1841, d. 19 May 1905
Last Edited=6 Oct 2022
Relationship
2nd great-grandmother of Steven Harn Redman
Charts
Linked Pedigree for Steven Harn Redman
     Frances Mary Rolfe was born on 7 January 1841 at Ithaca, Tompkins Co., New York.2,3 She was the daughter of Levi Rolfe and Eliza Williams. Frances Mary Rolfe married David Willets Purdy, son of Samuel Haskell Purdy and Jane H. Willets. Frances Mary Rolfe died on 19 May 1905 at Red Wing, Goodhue Co., Minnesota, at age 64.2,4 The cause of death was abdominal trouble. She was buried on 21 May 1905 at Oakwood Cemetery, Red Wing, Goodhue Co., Minnesota.3,4 Listed as Frances M. Purdy in Death Record.

Following from Red Wing Daily Republican newspaper 19May1905 (Friday), 5:3.
Mrs. Mary Frances Purdy, wife of David Purdy, died this morning at the home of her daughter, Mrs. A.H. Perkins, on West Sixth street. Mrs. Purdy was born in Ithaca, N.Y., Jan. 7, 1841. She moved to Red Wing in 1863, with her husband, and has lived here ever since. She leaves three children, Mrs. A.H. Perkins and S.H. Purdy, living here, and W.H. Purdy, of Sebeka. She died after a lingering illness. Mrs. Purdy was a kindly Christian woman and will be missed by a large circle of friends. The funeral will be held at the move of Mrs. A.H. Perkins at 2 o'clock Sunday afternoon and at 2:30 at Christ Church.3

Census

CensusDatePlace
Census17 August 1870Goodhue, Goodhue Co., Minnesota, listed as 29 years old, born in New York
Census16 June 1900Red Wing, Goodhue Co., Minnesota

Children of Frances Mary Rolfe and David Willets Purdy

Citations

  1. [S37] Frances Mary Rolfe entry, Goodhue Co , MN Death Records, Book 4, page 95, line 21, Goodhue Co., MN Court House, Goodhue County Courthouse, 509 W. 5th St., Red Wing, Goodhue Co., Minnesota. Hereinafter cited as Goodhue Co , MN Death Records.
  2. [S33] Paul Bradley Purdy, A branch of the Purdy family descending from David and Eliza Ann Purdy with David's line from Francis Purdy of Fairfield 1595-1658. FHL Call Number 929.273 P972, pg 9-15 (Flint, Michigan: Purdy self-published, c1962). Hereinafter cited as The David Purdy Family.
  3. [S36] Frances Rolfe Purdy, Red Wing Daily Republican, Red Wing, Minnesota, 19 May 1905, 5:3. Hereinafter cited as Red Wing Daily Republican.
  4. [S2545] Findagrave.com website, database and images (Find a Grave, 1300 West Traverse Parkway, Lehi, Utah Co., Utah ), Mary Frances (Rolfe) Purdy, Memorial ID 59684257,
    Birth: 7 January 1841, Goodhue County, Minnesota, USA
    Death: 19 May 1905, Red Wing, Goodhue County, Minnesota, USA
    Burial: Oakwood Cemetery, Red Wing, Goodhue County, Minnesota
    Source: Find a Grave
    SourceCitation: Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/59684257/mary-frances-purdy: accessed 06 October 2022), memorial page for Mary Frances Rolfe Purdy (7 Jan 1841–19 May 1905), Find a Grave Memorial ID 59684257, citing Oakwood Cemetery, Red Wing, Goodhue County, Minnesota, USA; Maintained by Breen (contributor 48530731).

    Spouses
    David Willets Purdy 1840–1900
    Children
    Emma Purdy 1862–1865
    Anna Rolfe Purdy Perkins 1865–1903
    Jennie W Purdy Perkins 1869–1919
    Samuel Haskell Purdy 1873–1951
    Image URL: https://images.findagrave.com/photos/2010/285/59684257_128699642265.jpg,.

Jonathan Rolfe

M, #7900, b. 30 August 1714, d. 8 July 1791
Last Edited=26 Aug 2020
Relationship
6th great-grandfather of Steven Harn Redman
Charts
Linked Pedigree for Steven Harn Redman
     Jonathan Rolfe was born on 30 August 1714 at Woodbridge, Middlesex Co., New Jersey. He married female (?) Jonathan Rolfe died on 8 July 1791 at Middlesex Co., New Jersey, at age 76.

Child of Jonathan Rolfe and female (?)

Levi Rolfe

M, #1300, b. 1 December 1813, d. 21 October 1858
Last Edited=19 Mar 2024
Relationship
3rd great-grandfather of Steven Harn Redman
Charts
Linked Pedigree for Steven Harn Redman
     Levi Rolfe was born on 1 December 1813 at New York.1 He was the son of Samuel Rolfe and Hannah Elison. Levi Rolfe married Eliza Williams. Levi Rolfe died on 21 October 1858 at age 44.1 He was buried at Rolfe Cemetery, Enfield, Tompkins Co., New York.1

Children of Levi Rolfe and Eliza Williams

Citations

  1. [S2545] Findagrave.com website, database and images (Find a Grave, 1300 West Traverse Parkway, Lehi, Utah Co., Utah ), Levi Rolfe, Memorial ID 160292144,
    Birth: 1 December 1813
    Death: 21 October 1858
    Burial: Rolfe Cemetery, Enfield, Tompkins County, New York
    Source: Find a Grave
    SourceCitation: Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/160292144/levi-rolfe: accessed March 19, 2024), memorial page for Levi Rolfe (1 Dec 1813–21 Oct 1858), Find a Grave Memorial ID 160292144, citing Rolfe Cemetery, Enfield, Tompkins County, New York, USA; Maintained by Butterfly~Kisses (contributor 46994799).

    Children
    Ruth Ann Rolfe Hurlbut 1848–1907
    Image URL: https://images.findagrave.com/photos/2016/260/160292144_1474116557.jpg,.

Lucelia Rolfe

F, #593, b. 9 July 1867, d. 11 March 1923
Last Edited=8 Mar 2021
     Lucelia Rolfe was born on 9 July 1867 at Tompkins Co., New York.1 She married Walter S. Brewer, son of Edgar Brewer and Julia Josephine Purdy, on 9 December 1885 at Ithaca, Tompkins Co., New York. Lucelia Rolfe died on 11 March 1923 at Ithaca, Tompkins Co., New York, at age 55.1

Children of Lucelia Rolfe and Walter S. Brewer

Citations

  1. [S398] Paul Bradley PURDY (321), A branch of the Purdy family descending from David and Eliza Ann Purdy with David's line from Francis Purdy of Fairfield 1595-1658. FHL Call Number 929.273 P972, pg 25 (Flint, Michigan: Purdy self-published, c1962). Hereinafter cited as The David Purdy Family.

Mary Frances Rolfe

F, #8025, b. 4 February 1876, d. 22 August 1897
Last Edited=17 May 2024
     Mary Frances Rolfe also went by the name of Frankie. She was born on 4 February 1876 at Enfield, Tompkins Co., New York.1 She was the daughter of Oscar Rolfe and Laurette Ettie Givens. Mary Frances Rolfe married Timothy Burton Tripp, son of Merritt Tripp and Sarah V. Perkins, on 8 October 1895 at Red Wing, Goodhue Co., Minnesota.1 Mary Frances Rolfe died on 22 August 1897 at age 21.1 She was buried at Oakwood Cemetery, Red Wing, Goodhue Co., Minnesota.1

Child of Mary Frances Rolfe and Timothy Burton Tripp

Citations

  1. [S2545] Findagrave.com website, database and images (Find a Grave, 1300 West Traverse Parkway, Lehi, Utah Co., Utah ), Frances (Rolfe) Tripp, Memorial ID 91813132,
    Birth: 4 February 1876
    Death: 22 August 1897
    Burial: Oakwood Cemetery, Red Wing, Goodhue County, Minnesota
    Source: Find a Grave
    SourceCitation: Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/91813132/frances-tripp: accessed 18 February 2022), memorial page for Frances Rolfe Tripp (4 Feb 1876–22 Aug 1897), Find a Grave Memorial ID 91813132, citing Oakwood Cemetery, Red Wing, Goodhue County, Minnesota, USA; Maintained by Mookie (contributor 47515129).
    Parents Oscar Rolfe unknown–1895
    Spouse Timothy B Tripp 1870–1949 (m. 1896)
    Children Marion Rolfe Tripp 1896–1905,.

Oscar Rolfe

M, #4072, b. circa 1843, d. 18 June 1895
Last Edited=17 May 2024
     Oscar Rolfe was born circa 1843 at New York. He married Laurette Ettie Givens. Oscar Rolfe married Laura Etta Givinger circa June 1874.1 Oscar Rolfe died on 18 June 1895 at Goodhue Co., Minnesota. He was buried at Oakwood Cemetery, Red Wing, Goodhue Co., Minnesota.2

Child of Oscar Rolfe and Laurette Ettie Givens

Citations

  1. [S495] Laura Etta Rolfe Purdy, Red Wing Daily Republican, Red Wing, Minnesota, 01 May 1930, 8:2. Hereinafter cited as RWDR.
  2. [S2545] Findagrave.com website, database and images (Find a Grave, 1300 West Traverse Parkway, Lehi, Utah Co., Utah ), Oscar Rolfe, Memorial ID 91731197,
    Birth: unknown
    Death: 18 June 1895
    Burial: Oakwood Cemetery, Red Wing, Goodhue County, Minnesota
    Source: Find a Grave
    SourceCitation: Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/91731197/oscar-rolfe: accessed 18 February 2022), memorial page for Oscar Rolfe (unknown–18 Jun 1895), Find a Grave Memorial ID 91731197, citing Oakwood Cemetery, Red Wing, Goodhue County, Minnesota, USA; Maintained by Mookie (contributor 47515129).

    Children Frances Rolfe Tripp 1876–1897,.

Ruth Ann Rolfe

F, #8859, b. 1848, d. 26 April 1907
Last Edited=19 Mar 2024
Relationship
2nd great-grandaunt of Steven Harn Redman
     Ruth Ann Rolfe was born in 1848 at Newfield, Tompkins Co., New York.1 She was the daughter of Levi Rolfe and Eliza Williams. Ruth Ann Rolfe married Eugene B. Hurlburt. Ruth Ann Rolfe died on 26 April 1907 at Ithaca, Tompkins Co., New York.1 She was buried at Hayts Cemetery, Ithaca, Tompkins Co., New York.1

Children of Ruth Ann Rolfe and Eugene B. Hurlburt

Citations

  1. [S2545] Findagrave.com website, database and images (Find a Grave, 1300 West Traverse Parkway, Lehi, Utah Co., Utah ), Ruth Ann (Rolfe) Hurlbut, Memorial ID 210083234,
    Birth: 1848, Newfield, Tompkins County, New York, USA
    Death: 26 April 1907, Ithaca, Tompkins County, New York, USA
    Burial: Hayts Cemetery, Ithaca, Tompkins County, New York
    Source: Find a Grave
    SourceCitation: Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/210083234/ruth-ann-hurlbut: accessed 05 July 2021), memorial page for Ruth Ann Rolfe Hurlbut (1848–26 Apr 1907), Find a Grave Memorial ID 210083234, citing Hayts Cemetery, Ithaca, Tompkins County, New York, USA; Maintained by prairie plains (contributor 46572870).
    Parents Levi Rolfe 1813–1858 Eliza Rolfe 1818–1897
    Spouse Eugene B. Hurlbut 1848–1928
    Children Delta Hurlbut Knettles 1870–1960,.

Samuel Rolfe

M, #7896, b. 18 February 1775, d. 16 November 1845
Last Edited=12 Mar 2024
Relationship
4th great-grandfather of Steven Harn Redman
Charts
Linked Pedigree for Steven Harn Redman
     Samuel Rolfe was born on 18 February 1775 at Middlesex Co., New Jersey. He was the son of Ephraim Rolfe and Sarah Campbell. Samuel Rolfe married Hannah Elison on 14 July 1799 at New Jersey. Samuel Rolfe died on 16 November 1845 at Enfield, Tompkins Co., New York, at age 70.1 He was buried at Rolfe Cemetery, Enfield, Tompkins Co., New York.1

Child of Samuel Rolfe and Hannah Elison

Citations

  1. [S2545] Findagrave.com website, database and images (Find a Grave, 1300 West Traverse Parkway, Lehi, Utah Co., Utah ), Samuel Rolfe, Memorial ID 41578957,
    Birth: 18 February 1775, Perth Amboy, Middlesex County, New Jersey, USA
    Death: 16 November 1845, Enfield, Tompkins County, New York, USA
    Burial: Rolfe Cemetery, Enfield, Tompkins County, New York
    Source: Find a Grave
    SourceCitation: Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/41578957/samuel-rolfe: accessed March 12, 2024), memorial page for Samuel Rolfe (18 Feb 1775–16 Nov 1845), Find a Grave Memorial ID 41578957, citing Rolfe Cemetery, Enfield, Tompkins County, New York, USA; Maintained by Kathy S. (contributor 46944127).

    Parents
    Ephraim Rolfe 1743–1818
    Sarah Campbell Rolfe 1741–1833
    Spouses
    Hannah Ellison Rolfe 1779–1857
    Siblings
    Robert Rolfe 1771 – unknown
    Jonathan Rolfe 1773–1851
    Children
    Chester Rolfe 1803–1880
    Sarah Rolfe Larcom 1808–1867
    Samuel Rolfe 1819–1881,.

Anna Roman1

F, #5594, b. 1890, d. 21 August 1944
Last Edited=23 Aug 2021
     Anna Roman was born in 1890 at Poland.2 Came to the US from Poland in 1912.2 She married Michael Frank Legerski on 20 May 1916.1 Anna Roman died on 21 August 1944 at Wyoming General Hospital, Rock Springs, Sweetwater Co., Wyoming.2 She was buried at Rock Springs Cemetery, Rock Springs, Sweetwater Co., Wyoming.2

Children of Anna Roman and Michael Frank Legerski

Citations

  1. [S1771] Rock Springs Rocket Miner Newspaper, online http://www.rocketminer.com, Obituary for Joseph Legerski, published on 06 Mar 2003. Hereinafter cited as Rock Springs Rocket Miner Newspaper.
  2. [S2545] Findagrave.com website, database and images (Find a Grave, 1300 West Traverse Parkway, Lehi, Utah Co., Utah ), Anna (Roman) Legerski, Memorial ID 76477335,
    Birth: 1890, Poland
    Death: 21 August 1944, Rock Springs, Sweetwater County, Wyoming, USA
    Burial: Rock Springs Cemetery, Rock Springs, Sweetwater County, Wyoming

    Spouse
    Michael Frank Legerski 1893–1970
    Children
    Josephine K. Legerski Ahlstrom 1919–2006
    Frank Legerski 1921–1944
    Frank Legerski 1921–1944
    Anthony P Legerski 1923–2006
    Julia L. Legerski 1925–1927
    John George Legerski 1929–2014
    Joseph Legerski 1933–2003,.

Barbara Romeo

F, #9550
Last Edited=30 Apr 2023
     Barbara Romeo married John Barnett Tonkin Jr., son of John Barnett Tonkin and Nancy Stewart Sturdevant.

Cleofis Romero

F, #7887, b. January 1872, d. 1914
Last Edited=25 Jan 2020
Relationship
2nd great-grandmother of Terresa Ann Struck
     Cleofis Romero was born in January 1872 at New Mexico. She married Robert A. Allen. Cleofis Romero died in 1914.

Child of Cleofis Romero and Robert A. Allen

Margaret L. Roney1

F, #5211, d. 26 July 1919
Last Edited=21 May 2022
     Margaret L. Roney was born at Pottsville, Schuylkill Co., Pennsylvania. She married Charles L. Hollingsworth, son of William Hollingsworth and Deborah Vincent, on 30 June 1874 at St. Marys, Auglaize Co., Ohio.1 Margaret L. Roney died on 26 July 1919 at Dee Hospital, Ogden, Weber Co., Utah. She was buried at Elm Grove Cemetery, St. Marys, Auglaize Co., Ohio.2

Children of Margaret L. Roney and Charles L. Hollingsworth

Citations

  1. [S1715] J. Adger Stewart, Descendants of Valentine Hollingsworth, Sr. (n.p.: J.P. Morton, 1925), pg. 101. Hereinafter cited as Descendants of Valentine Hollingsworth, Sr.
  2. [S2545] Findagrave.com website, database and images (Find a Grave, 1300 West Traverse Parkway, Lehi, Utah Co., Utah ), Margaret L (Roney) Hollingsworth, Memorial ID 235390100,
    Birth: 1846
    Death: 1919
    Burial: Elm Grove Cemetery, Saint Marys, Auglaize County, Ohio
    Source: Find a Grave
    SourceCitation: Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/235390100/margaret-l-hollingsworth: accessed 21 May 2022), memorial page for Margaret L Roney Hollingsworth (1846–1919), Find a Grave Memorial ID 235390100, citing Elm Grove Cemetery, Saint Marys, Auglaize County, Ohio, USA; Maintained by LKlaer (contributor 46601603).,.

Irene Genevieve Ronhovde1,2

F, #919, b. 21 September 1907, d. 10 July 1989
Last Edited=24 Sep 2022
     Irene Genevieve Ronhovde was born on 21 September 1907 at Minnesota.3 Irene Genevieve Ronhovde was a Housewife. She married Henry Gilbert McCarthy, son of Florence James McCarthy and Florida Louise LaPierre, on 8 September 1926 at Faribault, Rice Co., Minnesota.4,5 Irene Genevieve Ronhovde died on 10 July 1989 at Cannon City, Rice Co., Minnesota, at age 81.6 She was buried on 12 July 1989 at Saint Lawrence Cemetery, Faribault, Rice Co., Minnesota.6,7 According to Steven's birth record, Irene was 28 years old. Her Social Security Number was 477-20-6276 issued in MN.

Children of Irene Genevieve Ronhovde and Henry Gilbert McCarthy

Citations

  1. [S701] Interview with Albert Dennis McCarthy (unknown informant address), by Steven Harn Redman. Steven Harn Redman (Steven Harn Redman, P.O. BOX 294, Lyman, WY).
  2. [S724] Letter from Alice Marie (McCarthy) Morgan (8013 W. Arapaho Ct., Boise, ID 83703) to Steven Harn Redman, 09 Feb 1995; Steven Harn Redman (Steven Harn Redman, P.O. BOX 294, Lyman, WY).
  3. [S725] Irene Genevieve Ronhovde, unknown file number, Social Security Death Index (b- 21Sep1907 d- 10Jul1989), unknown series (n.p.: n.pub.).
  4. [S706] Rice Co , MN Marriage Certificate, Rice Co., MN Court House, Rice County Courthouse, 320 3rd St NW, Faribault, Rice Co., Minnesota. Hereinafter cited as Rice Co , MN Marriage Certificate.
  5. [S716] Henry McCarthy obituary, Faribault Daily News (MN), Faribault, Minnesota, 06 Dec 1941 and 16 Dec 1941, n/a. Hereinafter cited as FDN.
  6. [S723] Irene Genevieve Ronhovde entry, St Lawrence Catholic Church, Faribault, MN, St. Lawrence Catholic Church (MN), St. Lawrence Catholic Church, Faribault, Rice Co., Minnesota.
  7. [S2545] Findagrave.com website, database and images (Find a Grave, 1300 West Traverse Parkway, Lehi, Utah Co., Utah ), Irene McCarthy, Memorial ID 71758796,
    Birth: 1907
    Death: 1989
    Burial: Saint Lawrence Cemetery, Faribault, Rice County, Minnesota
    Source: Find a Grave
    SourceCitation: Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/71758796/irene-mccarthy: accessed 24 September 2022), memorial page for Irene McCarthy (1907–1989), Find a Grave Memorial ID 71758796, citing Saint Lawrence Cemetery, Faribault, Rice County, Minnesota, USA; Maintained by BJ (contributor 46879813).

    Spouses
    Henry McCarthy 1905–1941
    Children
    Elaine McCarthy Quinn 1939–2018
    Image URL: https://images.findagrave.com/photos/2011/174/71758796_130897813046.jpg,.

Chester Marvin Root1

M, #1512
Last Edited=17 Feb 2015
     Chester Marvin Root married Julia Faye Harn, daughter of Stephen Adrian Harn and Mary Etta Blodgett, on 14 March 1916.

Children of Chester Marvin Root and Julia Faye Harn

Citations

  1. [S948] B. Esther (Oviedo) Harn, "E.B. Harn Sheets, FHL film 1036595, # 37,43", Feb 1977 (18921 Knapp St., Northridge, CA 91324). Hereinafter cited as "E.B. Harn Sheets, FHL film 1036595."

Dale Root

M, #7769
Last Edited=29 Jan 2024
     Dale Root married Mary Ellen Lashbrook, daughter of Richard Carl Lashbrook and Violet Mae Harn.

Evelyn Root1

F, #2156
Last Edited=23 Aug 1997
Relationships
5th cousin of Steven Harn Redman
4th great-granddaughter of John Hearn
     Evelyn Root was the daughter of Chester Marvin Root and Julia Faye Harn.

Citations

  1. [S1060] B. Esther (Oviedo) Harn, "E.B. Harn Sheets, FHL film 1036595, # 43", Feb 1977 (18921 Knapp St., Northridge, CA 91324). Hereinafter cited as "E.B. Harn Sheets, FHL film 1036595."

Lela Root1

F, #2155
Last Edited=23 Aug 1997
Relationships
5th cousin of Steven Harn Redman
4th great-granddaughter of John Hearn
     Lela Root was the daughter of Chester Marvin Root and Julia Faye Harn.

Citations

  1. [S1060] B. Esther (Oviedo) Harn, "E.B. Harn Sheets, FHL film 1036595, # 43", Feb 1977 (18921 Knapp St., Northridge, CA 91324). Hereinafter cited as "E.B. Harn Sheets, FHL film 1036595."

Rubama L. Rose

F, #2267, b. circa 1837
Last Edited=11 Apr 1999
     Rubama L. Rose was born circa 1837 at Granville, Licking Co., Ohio.1 She married Joseph Smith Thrall in 1858.1

Child of Rubama L. Rose and Joseph Smith Thrall

Citations

  1. [S1086] B. Esther (Oviedo) Harn, "E.B. Harn Sheets, FHL film 1036595, # 194", Feb 1977 (18921 Knapp St., Northridge, CA 91324). Hereinafter cited as "E.B. Harn Sheets, FHL film 1036595."

Lee Rosegrant

M, #8403, b. 28 February 1887, d. 28 February 1887
Last Edited=25 Apr 2024
     Lee Rosegrant died on 28 February 1887.1 He was born on 28 February 1887 at Kansas.1 He married Viola Harn, daughter of Hiram Maywood Harn and Addie May Smith, in November 1922 at Phillipsburg, Philips Co., Kansas. Lee Rosegrant was buried at Beulah Cemetery, Colby, Thomas Co., Kansas.1

Citations

  1. [S2545] Findagrave.com website, database and images (Find a Grave, 1300 West Traverse Parkway, Lehi, Utah Co., Utah ), Lee Rosegrant, Memorial ID 34097961,
    Birth: 28 February 1887
    Death: 5 March 1970
    Burial: Beulah Cemetery, Colby, Thomas County, Kansas
    Source: Find a Grave
    SourceCitation: Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/34097961/lee-rosegrant: accessed April 25, 2024), memorial page for Lee Rosegrant (28 Feb 1887–5 Mar 1970), Find a Grave Memorial ID 34097961, citing Beulah Cemetery, Colby, Thomas County, Kansas, USA; Maintained by Wildrose-L. Wolfe-Engelhardt (contributor 46858479).

    Image URL: https://images.findagrave.com/photos/2019/158/34097961_c828eacc-becf-47cc-b353-1ed907dab050.jpeg?v=1559943169,.

John Paul Roske

M, #10000
Last Edited=17 Mar 2024
     John Paul Roske married Maureen Bridget Regan on 23 December 1999 at Cocoa, Florida.