Old Queries, 1997 to 2000

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Anne Diehm Mon Feb 24 14:18:14 1997 Looking for relatives of Margaret Evelyn Leland Peterson , my mother who went to school at Lewis and Clark High school in the mid 20's. Parents were Edwin and Louise Leland. Sisters Cathering and Dorothy. Names on grandmothers side were Waite and Peasley Thanks

Carolyne Provo Mon Mar 3 22:56:15 1997 DATE:3 March 1997 SUBJECT: WEBLEY Family Mattie Lowella WEBLEY b.19 Dec. 1897 in Everett, Wa. d.16 Jan. 1986, Ephrata, Wa., married George GALLAWAY, 26 Sept. 1914, in Ephrata, Wa. Had 8 children, 2 of thegirls were born in Grant County, in Trinadad. It is my understanding the WEBLEY Family lived in this area for sometime, but don't know who Mattie's parents were, any info on this family would be very helpful.

Carolyne Provo Tue Mar 4 23:00:55 1997 Surname: MCSTOTTS, family from the Everett area, Carrie MCSTOTTS married Ervin Jerome WEBLEY, then moved to Ephrata, but the WEBLEY'S, while in Everett gave birth to Mattie Lowella WEBLEY,in 1897, who is our grandmother, don't know if MCSTOTTS lived in Everett for long time or not, anyone having info on this family please contact me. cprovo@nwi.net

Colin R. Craig Wed Aug 6 15:31:11 1997 Researching Albert Craig buried in Ephrata and his wife Mary Hill Craig from Coulee City and William L. Box and his wife Bertha Maxwell Box also of Coulee City. Col. W.L. Box (auctioneer) lived in Grant County since Dec 25th 1900. he sold insurance and real estate and lived in the Coulee City and Almira area. He died Jan 10th 1930. The Boxs are buried in Almira along with Bertha's Parents Richard Maxwell and Cornelia Clarke Maxwell. These are my great Grand parents and I am trying to find death cert. to find out who their parents were. Also am looking for my grand mothers last Husbands family. They lived in Soap Lake and operated a Massage and Bath house. His name was Jack Webber. and she was Elizabeth Darrah Webber. I do have some pictures of Soap Lake and the Siloam sanitarium along with other early Soap Lake pictures that might be of some intrest to Soap Lake or Grant County.

Cyrus Dodd Tue Aug 19 18:34:44 1997 Wood like to have more data on John Elder Barnet Woody and his family, his wife was Named Angie. They were supposed to have lived in coolee city around 1900,believe he is buried near coolee city but not certain. C C Dodd 1464 N.W. Island Lk. Rd. Silverdale, Wa 98383 Ph 1-360-697-4287

Allen Sparks Mon Sep 8 11:38:25 1997 Seeking information and decendants of Clevland and Georgia (Sparks) HUNTER, Lived in the area of Moses Lake. Also their son Earl HUNTER. Cleveland and Georgia came from the Buhl, Twin Falls Co., area.

James A. Nethery Mon Sep 8 12:14:38 1997 MARTIN, Carl: Looking for any information on Carl MARTIN. Born 23 Oct 1890, died Dec 1970 according to the Social Security Index. Last residence was Mattawa, Grant, Washington. Parents were George Arthur MARTIN and Emmas JENKS MARTIN. Lived in Wintrop, Iowa in 1924. His brother was Glen MARTIN and sisters Leona and Lois MARTIN.

Jody Fisher Wed Oct 1 00:19:05 1997 I am looking for any information I can find on Lewis TOWNSEND. He homesteaded near what is now Royal City Washington beside his daughter and son in law Alice and Louis NORTHCUTT. Lewis TOWNSEND was born in 1854 in Kentucky, he married Eodora DAVIS STOBER on March 9, 1879 in Coatsville, Missouri. Their children were Alice, Ed, Fred, Leila, Beulah, and Cora. I would really like to know the name of Lewis's parents and where they were from. Any NORTHCUTT information would be greatly appriciated also. I can be reached at Jody Fisher 4215 Pine Ave N.E. Bremerton, Washington 98310.

Jennifer Wathen Feb 1 1998 Seeking information and photos for Fancis "Sam" Marion MAGERS, b. 17 Dec., 1905, Plato, Texas Co., MO, and d. 21 Oct., 1991, Ephrata, Grant Co., WA. Sam marr. Gladys Lorene KINNEY, 26 Jan., 1926, Topeka, KS. Know of 2 children: Betty and Dale MAGERS. My great-grandmother, Ella Bertha (MAGERS) ROBERTS', was Sam's sister.

Surnames: PAGE, Submitter: Jane L Quade (jjq@dodgenet.com), Date: 05 Jun 1998, I am searching for any information on Lila Mae Page Rose ?? Lila Mae was married to my GGrand- father Charles Leonard Rose in Humboldt Cty Ia in 1905. Lila had two boys before marrying Charles Rose at age 29. Lila Mae Page Rose was born to Rufus Page and Oma Weeks Page. Lila had a brother George Page living in Indiana. Elvin Charles Rose was Born to Lila and Charles, Dec 5, 1905, Livermore Ia. She left my grandfather and his father when he was nine. Lila took her first two sons with her to Wa. Family members used to say that she left with her cousin by the name of Batterson. Would like to find any info on Lila Mae Page Rose, supposed to have died and been buried in Soap Lake Wa around 1922.

Surnames: MC/MAC DONALD IMBERT Submitter: Linda Thomas (llthomas@gte.net) Date: 23 Aug 1998 I am searching for the Mcdonald, Imbert families from Wilson Creek area from approx, 1902 to 1920 or later. I know some of the family has the family bible but I have not been able to find that particular person or persons. Does anyone remember or is anyone searching for these surnames? Please contact me.

Surnames: ROBERTSON DICKSON Submitter: Elaine Jorgensen (Ejorge5050@aol.com) Date: 26 Sep 1998 Jane Robertson, homesteaded in Krupp Wa, 160 acres, in1908. She raised my father Angus James Dickson, she was his grandmother. Would love to hear from anyone that could help my search.

Surnames: HUMPHREY WHITMAN Submitter: Matthew Miller (matthew.g.miller@juno.com) Date: 28 Nov 1998 Looking in Neppel history for references to Leonard Humphrey, president of the Fair Department store; his wife Mary Bell; her brother Chester Whitman, publisher of the local newspaper; in Warden, parents M. Whitman, publisher of the local newspaper and his wife Olivia--all from 1912 or 14 through 1918 or 20.

Surnames: HEALY BUFFINGTON FAIRCHILD Submitter: Rhonda (rhondab@cyberhighway.net) Date: 30 Jan 1999 Looking for information on HEALY surname. Alta Fay Buffington Healy Born Aug 7 1901 Caldwell, Idaho Died May 25, 1994 Dallesport, Washington Frank Healy Born 1893 Died June 23, 1972 Dalles, Oregon Children 1.Merle Elliott Healy Born 1919 Died March 1984 Vancover Washington 2. Irma Marie Healy Fairchild Born 1921 Died March 2, 1955 Quincy, Grant Washington 3. Kenneth Healy Born 1923 Died May 6, 1955 Walla, Walla, Washington 4. June Hazel Healy Born 1932 If you have any information on this Line I would love to Share with you Rhonda May Buffington

Surnames: DIRKS Submitter: Linda M. Ricketts (rickettsl@uswest.net) Date: 11 Feb 1999 My great-grandparents, Peter and Elizabeth (Lizzy) Dirks. Had a farm near Warden and what used to be Tiflis. They had numerous children, including my grandmother Mary who married Leslie Parker.

Surnames: DAVIE MCLEAN Submitter: Shirley Reed (shirleyreed@earthlink.net) Date: 02 Jun 1999 According to the Soc. Sec. Death Index, Erwin Roscoe DAVIE died in Grant Co in Sept. 1974. I believe it said Soap Lake. He was born May 10, 1900 in Everett, WA. and when he applied for a Soc. Sec. number in 1937, he was living in Seattle and working for the Alaka Steamship Co. His mother's maiden name was Maude McLEAN and he gives his father's name as Erwin DAVIE, although other documents give his name as Fred DAVIE. If there are any obits or cemetery records, funeral homes, etc., would appreciate advice on how to acquire those. This man was my mother-in-law's brother. They lost contact when very young as their mother died of T.B. and the father put her in an orphanage in Seattle in Jan. 1916 and Erwin Roscoe ran away. Any help much appreciated.

Surnames: CLARK Submitter: S. Landsiedel (jjjse@hotmail.com) Date: 26 Jul 1999 Looking for any info on a Thomas Jerome Clark(e) Family who resided in Corfu, Washington in the 1920 Wife was Anna they were seperated in 1922. They had 5 children-Thomas,Patrick,William Margurite, Frances. Also had a border Margaret Barker who was listed as a school teacher. I would appreciate any info. Need to know if Thomas died in Grant Co. can not find him after 1920 census. Thankyou very much!

Surnames: ROMBERG NOBLE Submitter: Doris Augenstein (dormar@jps.net) Date: 02 Aug 1999 Information on the descendants of Anginette(Nettie)and Frank Romberg. They had 5 children: Myrtle, Noble, Lilas, Erla and Leonard. They lived in Soap Lake, Washington. Also any information on Netties Aunt Electra (Noble) Also lived in Cashmere, WA and Okanogan WA

Surnames: DOUGHTY LEGG(E) SEIGFRED/SEGFRIED Submitter: L Breazeale (lbreaz@micron.net) Date: 19 Aug 1999 DOUGHTY - Searching for information about ELIZABETH(LEORA SEIGFRED LEGG DOUGHTY. LEORA m to WILLIAM LEGG in WA? about 1887; divorced about 1908 MT? m. 2nd BERT DOUGHTY. Was living at Soap Lake, Grant Co., WA from 1941 to her death in 1952. She is buried at Ephrata Cem., Ephrata, WA. BERT & LEORA had a daughter RUBY.

Surnames: WEIL WAUD Submitter: R. G. WEIL (wylo428@prodigy.net) Date: 12 Sep 1999 Loking for decendants of thomas Weil and his sister Mrs JE Waud ... They are both said to have lived in Ephrata or vicinity until recently

Surnames: ADAMS Submitter: Todd Adams (weetodd@yahoo.com) Date: 24 Sep 1999 I'm looking for Vern Adams who died in Coulee City in the mid-seventies. He was Grant count sheriff in the thirties and rarely talked about the family tree. I am looking for more info to search on.

Surnames: YOUNG ROBERTS Submitter: Robert Burke (burke@intplsrv.net) Date: 27 Oct 1999 need information about EVA (ROBERTS) YOUNG born 23 Dec 1855 Marion Co IA. dau of Simon S Roberts and Nancy Donnell. In a 1930 obit for her brother Orren Roberts (Stevens Co) her address was Quincy, WA. Anything would help. Thank you

Surnames: FOX Submitter: Charles R. Fox (choc@fone.net) Date: 04 Dec 1999 Searching for information on Frank Joseph Fox, born in Illinois in 1866, died 1-23-1945. Was living in Trinidad, Washington in 1926. I don't think he ever married, but if anyone knew him please let me know. His parents were Francis and Apollonia Fox of Juliaetta, Idaho, had a sister Anna King of Walla Walla, Wa. Thank you. Charles R. Fox

Surnames: MARTIN HOWER Submitter: Lon Mason (lmason@page.az.net) Date: 10 Jan 2000 I am looking for information on John Stanley MARTIN born 16 July 1905 in Riverside, California. He was the son of Edward William MARTIN and Lula Alverna HOWER. He was living at Grand Coolee DAm in 1955.