Posted Queries September - October 1999


BUTENSCHOEN, DENDAUW, PICAVET posted by Frank & Lorelee Dendauw on Wednesday, September 1, 1999

Looking for information on Jules Joseph DENDAUW who lived in Umatilla County abt 1911-1941. He married Mary Martha BUTENSCHOEN in 1925 we thought in Pendleton but unable to find records. Odiel DENDAUW married Marie PICAVET in Pendleton in 1920. We can not find where Mary was born but the two DENDAUW'S and PICAVET were born in Belgium. Thank you.

DAY, YEAKLY posted by Linda Charlton on Saturday, September 4, 1999

I would like to add John YEAKLY. He was born in Pendleton, Umatilla Co., Oregon, somewhere between 1870-1880. He later married Marth DAY of Everett, Washington. They had a son Leland Lester YEAKLY who was my grandfather. I have had no luck in locating John. Leland was born in Seattle Washington but they have no record of his birth. I need help in where else I should look for any information on John. Thank you.

BARTON, GILLETTE posted by Barbara Curtis on Saturday, September 4, 1999

William Finney GILLETTE, born September 18, 1836 in Baltimore, Maryland, died March 20, 1918 in Pendleton, Umatilla County, Oregon. He married Malinda Thresa BARTON March 18, 1857 in Dodgeville, Des Moines County, Iowa. William and Malinda had the following children: Hiram Benjamin, born January 19, 1858 in Dodgeville, Morillo Henry, born May 7, 1860 in Rochester, Lorane County, Ohio, William Webster born December 25, 1862 in Rochester, Lorane County, Ohio, Almira Jane, born May 27, 1868 in Cordova, Le Seur County, Minn., Walter Byron, born March 8, 1870/1871 in Lexington, Le Seur County, Minn, Myrtle Malissa, born May 30, 1875/1876, Red Bluff, Tehama County, California, Lillian May, born July 13, 1878 in Biggs, Colusa County, California, Malinda, born 1879, Biggs, Colusa County, California, William, born 1879 Oakland, Douglas County, Oregon, Albert Barton, born June 24, 1879, Oakland, Douglas County, Oregon, George Blair, born January 13, 1883, Echo, Umatilla County, Oregon. Most of the children married and spent thier lives in Oregon. Thank You,

GRISWOLD, JAMES, SIMONTON, WINN posted by Kay Roth on Monday, September 6, 1999

I am searching for the children of Calvin and Elizabeth JAMES. Calvin was born 17 Jan 1842, Izard Co, Arkansas, d 4 Dec 1888. He is buried in a field near Helix, Oregon in Umatilla County. Elizabeth was born 4 Feb 1847, Tennessee and died abt 9 Dec 1890. She was attended by Dr. J. GRISWOLD numerous times. After Elizabeth's death, the children boarded with Samuel WINN for a time. James SIMONTON was the administrator of Calvin JAMES estate. The children of Calvin and Elizabeth are Henry, b abt 1868, Missouri; Samuel Redmond, b 12 Sept 1869, Missouri; Alice Lavica, b 26 Dec 1876, Texas; Charles, b abt 1879, Missouri; Minnie, b May 1883; Idaho, b ?, probably in Oregon; Myrtle, b July 1887, Oregon. Alice Lavica is my paternal grandmother. Any help would be great. Thanks in advance.

EDDY, FINLAYSON posted by Russell Miller on Saturday, September 11, 1999

Seeking information on a son of George Henry EDDY who died young, about age 12 and is buried in Pendelton Umatilla Co, OR. George Henry EDDY built and ran a number of golf courses around the States of Oregon and Washington. George Henry EDDY as born 23 May 1878 in Penzance,Cornwall,England and died 23 June 1941 in Seattle,King Co, WA. He married Bessie B. FINLAYSON unknown date and place. The son looking for maybe from an earlier marriage than the marriage to Bessie FINLAYSON. George and Bessie did have a son Robert Wayne EDDY born 22 March 1916 in Dayton,Yamhill Co, Oregon and died Sept 22, 1975 in Seattle,King Co, Washington.

BRABANDER, DENDAUW, WITTOCK posted by Frank & Lorelee Dendauw on Wednesday, September 22, 1999

WITTOCK, Mary DE BRABANDER, married in Pendleton Nov. 24, 1900 to Theophiel (Phil) DENDAUW. Believe she died on Sept. 13, 1925. Had sons Joe, J.B. Leo and Paul.

MOSS, POYNER, SCOTT posted by Jan on Saturday, September 25, 1999

Jacob SCOTT b. between 1814-1820 in Kentucky was married 1st to Delilah MOSS b. 1828 in Putnam Co., Indiana on Sep 2, 1841 in Putnam Co. she died abt. 1869 in Missouri and it is believed he possibly married a second time. >From pension papers on John L. POYNER it is known that Jacob SCOTT and his son John Riley SCOTT were in Umatilla County on July 8, 1890 and had apparently been there since 1886. Jacob SCOTT is my gg grandfather, and John L POYNER is my g grandfather if anyone has further information on these two gentlemen I would love to exchange info with you. thanks,

DEARBORN, ISSACS, PATTERSON, RICHARDSON, SCOTT posted by Marge Samuelson on Wednesday, September 29, 1999

I am looking for information on Gardner DEARBORN RICHARDSON b. 4 July 1840 in Maine he was the son of Seth RICHARDSON and Philena DEARBORN. Gardner married Mattie (PATTERSON) SCOTT on 21 Oct. 1891 at Pendelton Oregon. I would like any information on this family. They lived in the Pendelton area from approximately 1870 - 1900's. I would especially like any information on Gardners neice Eva (RICHARDSON) ISSACS who died in the early 1970's. She is suppose to have had a family photograph alburm. Any help on this family will be appreciated. Thank you!

HATFIELD, STANLEY posted by Michael J. Stanley on Sunday, October 10, 1999

Oliver Havard STANLEY b. 13 Dec 1833 Warren Co., Tennessee m. Nancy Ann HATFIELD 22 Jun 1851 probably in Decatur Co., Iowa d. 5 Nov 1885 Pilot Rock, Umatilla Co, Oregon. Family tradition says that Oliver was hung as a horse thief by vigilantes. There are rumors of a newspaper article chronicling the event. Any corroboration?

RUPPE posted by Larry A. Clever on Sunday, October 10, 1999

In 1895 and 1896 a Rev. John Charles Francis RUPPE of Scottsdale, Pennsylvania carried on a correspondence with his second cousin, Adam RUPPE of Pendleton, Umatilla Co., Oregon. Seeking contact with descendants of Adam Ruppe.

HARRISON, LANG, STEWART posted by Thad LANG, Jr on Wednesday, October 20, 1999

Joseph Vincent LANG, b.25 apr 1882 in St. Paul, Kansas; m. dec 1907, d.10 aug 1958, Mary Jane STEWART, children: Thaddeus (Thad) Conrad LANG;b. 29 mar 1915 in Pendelton; m.13 Jun 1947; d. 4 mar 1994. Mary Ines LANG (HARRISON); Robert LANG. Is there any , info in the local records of this family. I know that they lived in the Pendelton ,Umatilla Co., Oregon area in the early 1900s. Thanks Sincerely,

ANN, CHRISTINA, ELI, STEWART posted by Jean Crossler on Monday, October 25, 1999

I am looking for death certificate for parents names for; ELI STEWART buried in Pilot Rock Cemetary. He was born: Aug. 13, 1813. And married Aug. 17, 1838. Eli died Oct. 10, 1900 Pilot Rock, Oregon ANN CHRISTINA was born May 20, 1814, and she died Feb. 20, 1886 in Pilot Rock, Umatilla Co., Oregon I need the names of Elis parents if possible. If you can't give me the info, can you tell me where I can get this info.

DELAPLAINE, HARD, PRICE posted by Diana Milne on Saturday, October 30, 1999

I am researching the William George Thomas PRICE family of Echo, Umatilla County,Oregon William was born in England and married Harriet Estelle HARD in Pendleton,Umatilla County,Oregon 16 Nov 1912. She was the daughter of Alphonso Eugene HARD and Eva Jane DELAPLAINE. The PRICE and HARD families both lived in Echo, and are buried there. Any help with these families would be wonderful.

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