Laura Etta Rolfe1

F, #571, b. 25 September 1844, d. 30 April 1930
Last Edited=21 Jan 2013
     Laura Etta Rolfe was born on 25 September 1844 at Dryden, Tompkins Co., New York.2 She married Oscar Rolf circa June 1874.2 Laura Etta Rolfe married Oliver Wood Purdy, son of David Purdy and Elizabeth Ann Hopkins, on 28 December 1899 at Red Wing, Goodhue Co., Minnesota. Laura Etta Rolfe died on 30 April 1930 at Red Wing, Goodhue Co., Minnesota, at age 85.3 She was buried on 2 May 1930.2
     As of circa June 1874,her married name was Rolf. Her married name was Purdy. Death Record for "Mrs. Laura Evens Purdy", born 28Sep1848 NY. Death Record lists father as Joe Gioens, who was born in New York. Died of Chronic Myocarditis with Dilation, Senility, Arterial Scherosis.

Following from The Red Wing Daily Republican Newspaper, page 8 column 2, 01May1930 (Thursday).
Mrs. O.W. Purdy, resident here 35 years, dies. Laura Etta Givinger Purdy, a resident of this city for about 35 years, died Wednesday evening at about 6:20 o'clock at her home, 602 Plum street, death following a long illness with infirmities of old age. Mrs. Purdy was born at Dryden, Tompkins county, N.Y., Sept. 25, 1844. She was united in marriage to Oscar Rolf in June, 1874. The couple took up their residence in Nebraska in 1887 and moved to Featherstone, where they located on a farm, 1895. Mr. Rolf died that year and his widow removed to Red Wing, which since remained her home. She was married to the late O.W. Purdy in 1900. He died about 15 years ago. One step-daughter, Mrs. Charles Lanning, Trumbersberg, N.Y., and a niece, Mrs. J.E. Hemblin, New York City, survive. The deceased was a member of the Christian Science church. Funeral services will be held tomorrow afternoon at 2:30 o'clock at A. Swanson's Sons' chapel.

Citations

  1. [S496] Laura Etta Rolfe entry, SOURCE: Goodhue Co , MN Death Record, Book 6, page 18, line 61, Goodhue County Courthouse, Red Wing, Goodhue Co., Minnesota.
  2. [S495] Unknown article title, OBITUARY: Red Wing Daily Republican, 01May1930, 8:2, Red Wing, Minnesota, 01 May 1930, 8. Hereinafter cited as RWDR.
  3. [S475] 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, pg 7 (n.p.: n.pub., c1962). Hereinafter cited as The David Purdy Family.

Edgar Brewer

M, #572, b. circa 1832, d. 11 March 1903
Last Edited=17 Jan 2012
     Edgar Brewer was born circa 1832.1 He was the son of Col. Henry Brewer and Rebecca DuBois. Edgar Brewer married Julia Josephine Purdy, daughter of David Purdy and Elizabeth Ann Hopkins, circa 19 December? Edgar Brewer died on 11 March 1903 at Ithaca, Tompkins Co., New York.1 He was buried at Grove Cemetery, Trumansburg, Tompkins Co., New York.

Children of Edgar Brewer and Julia Josephine Purdy

Citations

  1. [S484] 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, pg 7,24-28 (n.p.: n.pub., c1962). Hereinafter cited as The David Purdy Family.

Mary Rosetta Sellon

F, #573, b. circa 1835, d. 1 October 1909
Last Edited=11 Apr 1999
     Mary Rosetta Sellon was born circa 1835.1 She was the daughter of John Sellon and Sarah Roberts. Mary Rosetta Sellon married John Willets Purdy, son of David Purdy and Elizabeth Ann Hopkins, on 14 May 1856.1 Mary Rosetta Sellon died on 1 October 1909 at Reading Center, Schuyler Co., New York.1 She was buried at New Reading Cemetery, Schuyler Co., New York.
     Her married name was Purdy. Died at age of 74yrs.

Children of Mary Rosetta Sellon and John Willets Purdy

Citations

  1. [S485] 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, pg 7,29-31 (n.p.: n.pub., c1962). Hereinafter cited as The David Purdy Family.

Eron Curry Vankirk

M, #574, b. 23 June 1836, d. 16 July 1901
Last Edited=18 May 2015
     Eron Curry Vankirk was born on 23 June 1836 at New York.1 He married Henrietta Purdy, daughter of David Purdy and Elizabeth Ann Hopkins, on 5 November 1857 at New York. Eron Curry Vankirk died on 16 July 1901 at Tompkins Co., New York, at age 65.1 He was buried at City Cemetery, Ithaca, Tompkins Co., New York; Plot: g-103-104-5.
     The Albany Evening Journal; Albany, NY. Wednesday, July 17, 1901. page 2. http://fultonhistory.com/Fulton.html)

Ithaca, July 17 – Eron C. Van Kirk, recorder of the city, died yesterday from Bright's disease. He had been sheriff of Tompkins county and postmaster of Ithaca and had been recorder eight years. He was 65 years old.

Census

CensusDatePlace
Census3 June 1875Ithaca, Tompkins Co., New York

Children of Eron Curry Vankirk and Henrietta Purdy

Citations

  1. [S486] 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, pg 7,32-35 (n.p.: n.pub., c1962). Hereinafter cited as The David Purdy Family.

Mary Purdy1

F, #575, b. 24 September 1839, d. 24 November 1898
Last Edited=18 May 2015
Relationships
1st cousin 4 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
5th great-granddaughter of Francis (1) Purdy
Charts
Descendant Chart for Dirck Jansen Hoogland
     Mary Purdy was born on 24 September 1839.2 She was the daughter of Ebenezer Purdy and Sarah Ann DuBois. Mary Purdy married John B. Kelsey, son of Thomas Kelsey and Clarissa Hamilton. Mary Purdy died on 24 November 1898 at Red Wing, Goodhue Co., Minnesota, at age 59.2 She was buried at Old City Cemetery, Ithaca, Tompkins Co., New York.
     Mary Purdy was a Bright's Disease (Bright's disease is an obsolete classification for nephritis, a kidney condition.) Her married name was Kelsy. Her married name was Kelsey. In 1871, John & Mary Kelsey sold land in Ithaca, NY, moved to Iowa.

Census

CensusDatePlace
Census7 June 1880Ithaca, Tompkins Co., New York, Year: 1880; Census Place: Ithaca, Tompkins, New York; Roll: 938; Family History Film: 1254938; Page: 206D; Enumeration District: 235; Image: 0416
Census9 October 1850Newfield, Tompkins Co., New York, Year: 1850; Census Place: Newfield, Tompkins, New York; Roll: M432_606; Page: 310A; Image: 221
Census28 September 1860Newfield, Tompkins Co., New York, Year: 1860; Census Place: Newfield, Tompkins, New York; Roll: M653_868; Page: 333; Image: 337; Family History Library Film: 803868
Census5 July 1870Ithaca, Tompkins Co., New York, Year: 1870; Census Place: Ithaca, Tompkins, New York; Roll: M593_1104; Page: 234B; Image: 474; Family History Library Film: 552603

Children of Mary Purdy and John B. Kelsey

Citations

  1. [S498] Mary Purdy entry, SOURCE: Goodhue Co , MN Death Records, Book 3, page 258, line 28, Goodhue County Courthouse, Red Wing, Goodhue Co., Minnesota.
  2. [S497] 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, pg 18 (n.p.: n.pub., c1962). Hereinafter cited as The David Purdy Family.

Adrian D. (Dana) Purdy

M, #576, b. 7 June 1845, d. 15 October 1867
Last Edited=18 May 2015
Relationships
1st cousin 4 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
5th great-grandson of Francis (1) Purdy
Charts
Descendant Chart for Dirck Jansen Hoogland
     Adrian D. (Dana) Purdy was born on 7 June 1845 at Tompkins Co., New York.1 He was the son of Ebenezer Purdy and Sarah Ann DuBois. Adrian D. (Dana) Purdy died on 15 October 1867 at age 22.1 He was buried at Old City Cemetery, Ithaca, Tompkins Co., New York; Plot: h-17-5.

Census

CensusDatePlace
Census28 September 1860Newfield, Tompkins Co., New York, Year: 1860; Census Place: Newfield, Tompkins, New York; Roll: M653_868; Page: 333; Image: 337; Family History Library Film: 803868
Census9 October 1850Newfield, Tompkins Co., New York, Year: 1850; Census Place: Newfield, Tompkins, New York; Roll: M432_606; Page: 310A; Image: 221

Citations

  1. [S499] 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, pg 18 (n.p.: n.pub., c1962). Hereinafter cited as The David Purdy Family.

William H. Purdy

M, #577, b. 16 August 1854, d. 16 January 1856
Last Edited=11 Apr 1999
Relationships
1st cousin 4 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
5th great-grandson of Francis (1) Purdy
Charts
Descendant Chart for Dirck Jansen Hoogland
     William H. Purdy was born on 16 August 1854.1 He was the son of Ebenezer Purdy and Sarah Ann DuBois. William H. Purdy died on 16 January 1856 at age 1.1 He was buried at Old City Cemetery, Ithaca, Tompkins Co., New York.

Citations

  1. [S499] 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, pg 18 (n.p.: n.pub., c1962). Hereinafter cited as The David Purdy Family.

John B. Kelsey

M, #578, b. circa 1838
Last Edited=11 Apr 1999
     John B. Kelsey was born circa 1838 at Tompkins Co., New York.1 He was the son of Thomas Kelsey and Clarissa Hamilton. John B. Kelsey married Mary Purdy, daughter of Ebenezer Purdy and Sarah Ann DuBois.

Children of John B. Kelsey and Mary Purdy

Citations

  1. [S499] 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, pg 18 (n.p.: n.pub., c1962). Hereinafter cited as The David Purdy Family.

Elizabeth Ann Willets

F, #579, b. 9 March 1845, d. 11 February 1919
Last Edited=18 May 2015
Relationships
1st cousin 4 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
5th great-granddaughter of Francis (1) Purdy
Charts
Descendant Chart for Dirck Jansen Hoogland
     Elizabeth Ann Willets was born on 9 March 1845.1 She was the daughter of Samuel H. Willets and Mary Catherine Purdy. Elizabeth Ann Willets married Thomas Wilson on 19 May 1863. Elizabeth Ann Willets died on 11 February 1919 at age 73.1
     Her married name was Wilson.

Census

CensusDatePlace
Census1 August 1860Ithaca, Tompkins Co., New York, Year: 1860; Census Place: Ithaca, Tompkins, New York; Roll: M653_868; Page: 547; Image: 551; Family History Library Film: 803868
Census1 June 1875Ithaca, Tompkins Co., New York, Original data: Census of the state of New York, for 1875. Microfilm. New York State Archives, Albany, New York

Children of Elizabeth Ann Willets and Thomas Wilson

Citations

  1. [S488] 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, pg 19 (n.p.: n.pub., c1962). Hereinafter cited as The David Purdy Family.

Thomas Wilson

M, #580, b. 2 December 1822, d. 6 March 1906
Last Edited=18 May 2015
     Thomas Wilson was born on 2 December 1822.1 He married Elizabeth Ann Willets, daughter of Samuel H. Willets and Mary Catherine Purdy, on 19 May 1863. Thomas Wilson died on 6 March 1906 at age 83.1

Census

CensusDatePlace
Census1 June 1875Ithaca, Tompkins Co., New York, Original data: Census of the state of New York, for 1875. Microfilm. New York State Archives, Albany, New York

Children of Thomas Wilson and Elizabeth Ann Willets

Citations

  1. [S488] 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, pg 19 (n.p.: n.pub., c1962). Hereinafter cited as The David Purdy Family.

Sarah Elizabeth Purdy

F, #581, b. 26 April 1844, d. 13 January 1917
Last Edited=29 Sep 2014
Relationships
1st cousin 4 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
5th great-granddaughter of Francis (1) Purdy
Charts
Descendant Chart for Dirck Jansen Hoogland
     Sarah Elizabeth Purdy was born on 26 April 1844 at Tompkins Co., New York.1 She was the daughter of Emery (or Emory) Purdy and Frances Caroline Monell. Sarah Elizabeth Purdy married Alpheus Alfred Curry on 26 March 1863 at Tompkins Co., New York. Sarah Elizabeth Purdy died on 13 January 1917 at Owego, Tioga Co., New York, at age 72; Find A Grave Memorial# 39527648.1 She was buried at Ithaca City Cemetery, Ithaca, Tompkins Co., New York; Find A Grave Memorial# 39527648. Plot: d-54-?

Note: name does not appear in cemetery records - grave is behind Frances Monell.
     Her married name was Curry.

Census

CensusDatePlace
Census20 June 1870Oswego, Oswego Co., New York
Census7 June 1900Cortland, Cortland Co., New York
Census20 April 1910Cortland, Cortland Co., New York

Child of Sarah Elizabeth Purdy and Alpheus Alfred Curry

Citations

  1. [S500] 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, pg 20 (n.p.: n.pub., c1962). Hereinafter cited as The David Purdy Family.

Alpheus Alfred Curry1

M, #582, b. 29 December 1834, d. 15 August 1868
Last Edited=29 Sep 2014
     Alpheus Alfred Curry was born on 29 December 1834 at Enfield, Tompkins Co., New York. He married Sarah Elizabeth Purdy, daughter of Emery (or Emory) Purdy and Frances Caroline Monell, on 26 March 1863 at Tompkins Co., New York. Alpheus Alfred Curry died on 15 August 1868 at Red Wing, Goodhue Co., Minnesota, at age 33.

Census

CensusDatePlace
Census3 September 1860Enfield, Tompkins Co., New York

Child of Alpheus Alfred Curry and Sarah Elizabeth Purdy

Citations

  1. [S500] 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, pg 20 (n.p.: n.pub., c1962). Hereinafter cited as The David Purdy Family.

Charles M. Purdy

M, #583, b. 22 May 1853, d. 31 December 1891
Last Edited=29 Dec 2013
Relationships
1st cousin 4 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
5th great-grandson of Francis (1) Purdy
Charts
Descendant Chart for Dirck Jansen Hoogland
     Charles M. Purdy was born on 22 May 1853 at Tompkins Co., New York.1 He was the son of William Hopkins Purdy and Christiania Maria McGlashan. Charles M. Purdy married Margaret Bradley on 21 May 1884 at Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. Charles M. Purdy died on 31 December 1891 at Washington at age 38.1

Census

CensusDatePlace
Census1870Red Wing, Goodhue Co., Minnesota, page 392, age 14.
Census1 May 1875Red Wing, Goodhue Co., Minnesota, pg 761.

Children of Charles M. Purdy and Margaret Bradley

Citations

  1. [S293] 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, pg 22 (n.p.: n.pub., c1962). Hereinafter cited as The David Purdy Family.

Margaret Bradley

F, #584, b. 15 March 1866, d. 3 December 1935
Last Edited=11 Apr 1999
     Margaret Bradley was born on 15 March 1866 at Cayuga Co., Ontario, Canada.1 She married Charles M. Purdy, son of William Hopkins Purdy and Christiania Maria McGlashan, on 21 May 1884 at Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. Margaret Bradley died on 3 December 1935 at Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., California, at age 69.1
     Her married name was Hopkins. As of 21 May 1884,her married name was Purdy.

Children of Margaret Bradley and Charles M. Purdy

Citations

  1. [S293] 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, pg 22 (n.p.: n.pub., c1962). Hereinafter cited as The David Purdy Family.

Jean Elizabeth Rue

F, #585
Last Edited=13 Feb 2015
Relationships
2nd cousin 1 time removed of Steven Harn Redman
8th great-granddaughter of Francis (1) Purdy
Charts
Descendant Chart for Dirck Jansen Hoogland
     Jean Elizabeth Rue is the daughter of Clifford Gilbert Rue and Ruth Willets Purdy. Jean Elizabeth Rue married Kenneth E. Pickersgill on 24 May 1954 at Vancouver, Clark Co., Washington.1

Citations

  1. [S2342] Washington, Marriage Records, 1865-2004: Jeanne E Rue in the Washington, Marriage Records, 1865-2004

    Name: Jeanne E Rue
    Spouse: Kenneth E Pickersgill
    Marriage Date: 25 May 1954
    Marriage Place: Clark
    Reference Number: swclkmcb26398

    Source Information
    Ancestry.com. Washington, Marriage Records, 1865-2004 (database on-line). Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.
    Original data: Washington State Archives. Olympia, Washington: Washington State Archives., unknown repository, unknown repository address. Hereinafter cited as Washington, Marriage Records, 1865-2004.

Caroline Purdy

F, #586, b. circa 1866, d. 4 September 1918
Last Edited=10 Nov 2006
Relationships
1st cousin 4 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
5th great-granddaughter of Francis (1) Purdy
Charts
Descendant Chart for Dirck Jansen Hoogland
     Caroline Purdy was born circa 1866.1 She was the daughter of Oliver Wood Purdy and Amanda C. Marvin. Caroline Purdy married Grant Featherstone on 15 November 1888 at Featherstone, Goodhue Co., Minnesota.2 Caroline Purdy died on 4 September 1918 at Mounds Hospital, St. Paul, Ramsey Co., Minnesota.3 She was buried on 6 September 1918 at Hope Cemetery, Featherstone Twsp., Goodhue Co., Minnesota.3
     Her married name was Featherstone. The cause of death was a brain tumor. Grave has the name Carrie, June 20, 1865 to Sept 4, 1918.

Following obituary from Red Wing Daily Republican, 4Sep1918, pg 5, col. 1.
The sad news was received today of the death of Mrs. Grant Featherstone of Featherstone township, which occurred at Mounds hospital, St. Paul, this morning following an operation for brain tumor.

Following from The Red Wing Daily Republican Newspaper, page 2 column 1, 5Sep1918 (Thursday).
The funeral of the late Mrs. Grant Featherstone, whose death occurred at Mounds hospital, St. Paul, Wednesday morning following an operation for tumor of the brain, will be held Friday afternoon at 1:30 o'clock from Swanson's Sons' undertaking rooms and at 2 o'clock at the First Methodist church. Rev. J.E. Bowes will officiate. He will be assisted by Rev. G.A. Sahoon. Internment will be at Hope cemetery, Featherstone. The funeral will be by automobile. The deceased was a resident of Featherstone for many years. She was born in New York state 53 years ago. When a girl she came to Wisconsin and late settled in Goodhue. The deceased was unconscious twenty-four hours before her operation and never rallied.

Citations

  1. [S376] 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, pg 23 (n.p.: n.pub., c1962). Hereinafter cited as The David Purdy Family.
  2. [S502] SOURCE: Goodhue Co , MN, Marriage Records, Vol 11, page 188, Goodhue County Courthouse, Red Wing, Goodhue Co., Minnesota.
  3. [S503] Unknown article title, OBITUARY: Red Wing Daily Republican, 05Sep1918, 2:1, Red Wing, Minnesota, 05 Sep 1918, 2. Hereinafter cited as RWDR.

Grant Featherstone1

M, #587, b. 13 May 1864, d. 11 December 1928
Last Edited=5 Dec 2006
     Grant Featherstone was born on 13 May 1864.2 He married Caroline Purdy, daughter of Oliver Wood Purdy and Amanda C. Marvin, on 15 November 1888 at Featherstone, Goodhue Co., Minnesota.3 Grant Featherstone married Ora Maria Featherstone, daughter of William Featherstone and Helen Leavitt, on 26 January 1922 at Red Wing, Goodhue Co., Minnesota. Grant Featherstone died on 11 December 1928 at Red Wing, Goodhue Co., Minnesota, at age 64.2 He was buried at Hope Cemetery, Featherstone Twsp., Goodhue Co., Minnesota.
     Married his cousin, Ora. Grave has dates on May 13, 1864 to Dec 11, 1928.

Census

CensusDatePlace
Census3 February 1920Featherstone Twsp., Goodhue Co., Minnesota, listed as 55 years old, widowed, born in Minnesota, farmer

Citations

  1. [S504] SOURCE: Goodhue Co , MN Marriage Records, Vol 11, page 188, Goodhue County Courthouse, Red Wing, Goodhue Co., Minnesota.
  2. [S376] 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, pg 23 (n.p.: n.pub., c1962). Hereinafter cited as The David Purdy Family.
  3. [S502] SOURCE: Goodhue Co , MN, Marriage Records, Vol 11, page 188, Goodhue County Courthouse, Red Wing, Goodhue Co., Minnesota.

Ora Maria Featherstone1

F, #588, b. 17 November 1876, d. 29 July 1953
Last Edited=6 Aug 2004
     Ora Maria Featherstone was born on 17 November 1876 at Minnesota.2,3 She was the daughter of William Featherstone and Helen Leavitt.3 Ora Maria Featherstone married Grant Featherstone on 26 January 1922 at Red Wing, Goodhue Co., Minnesota. Ora Maria Featherstone died on 29 July 1953 at age 76.2 She died on 30 July 1953 at Red Wing, Goodhue Co., Minnesota, at age 76.3 She was buried on 1 August 1953 at Hope Cemetery, Featherstone Twsp., Goodhue Co., Minnesota.3
     Her married name was Featherstone. Ora Maria Featherstone was a housewife.3 She lived in 1952 at 1527 W. 4th St., Red Wing, Goodhue Co., Minnesota.3 The cause of death was Cardiac insufficiency for 2 days, due to Hypertensive cardiovascular disease and aortic insufficiency.3

Citations

  1. [S376] 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, pg 23 (n.p.: n.pub., c1962). Hereinafter cited as The David Purdy Family.
  2. [S505] Ora Maria Featherstone cemetery marker; unknown reader.
  3. [S1643] Ora Maria Featherstone, death 1953-MN-005023 (01 Aug 1953), unknown repository, unknown repository address. Hereinafter cited as Death Certificate - Ora Featherstone.

William E. Brewer

M, #589, b. 30 May 1856, d. 14 July 1920
Last Edited=4 Sep 2014
Relationships
1st cousin 4 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
5th great-grandson of Francis (1) Purdy
Charts
Descendant Chart for Dirck Jansen Hoogland
     William E. Brewer was born on 30 May 1856 at New York.1 He was the son of Edgar Brewer and Julia Josephine Purdy. William E. Brewer married Jennie Louise Jackson on 19 December 1879. William E. Brewer died on 14 July 1920 at age 64.1 He was buried at Lakeview Cemetery, Ithaca, Tompkins Co., New York.

Children of William E. Brewer and Jennie Louise Jackson

Citations

  1. [S395] 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, pg 24 (n.p.: n.pub., c1962). Hereinafter cited as The David Purdy Family.

Jennie Louise Jackson

F, #590, b. 14 January 1860, d. 19 May 1939
Last Edited=4 Sep 2014
     Jennie Louise Jackson was born on 14 January 1860 at New York.1 She married William E. Brewer, son of Edgar Brewer and Julia Josephine Purdy, on 19 December 1879. Jennie Louise Jackson died on 19 May 1939 at age 79.1 She was buried at Lakeville Cemetery, Ithaca, Tompkins Co., New York.
     Her married name was Brewer.

Children of Jennie Louise Jackson and William E. Brewer

Citations

  1. [S395] 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, pg 24 (n.p.: n.pub., c1962). Hereinafter cited as The David Purdy Family.

Charles Brewer

M, #591, b. abt 1859-1860
Last Edited=23 Aug 1997
Relationships
1st cousin 4 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
5th great-grandson of Francis (1) Purdy
Charts
Descendant Chart for Dirck Jansen Hoogland
     Charles Brewer was born abt 1859-1860.1 He was the son of Edgar Brewer and Julia Josephine Purdy.

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, pg 25 (n.p.: n.pub., c1962). Hereinafter cited as The David Purdy Family.

Walter S. Brewer

M, #592, b. 7 January 1863, d. 14 April 1916
Last Edited=11 Apr 1999
Relationships
1st cousin 4 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
5th great-grandson of Francis (1) Purdy
Charts
Descendant Chart for Dirck Jansen Hoogland
     Walter S. Brewer was born on 7 January 1863 at Tompkins Co., New York.1 He was the son of Edgar Brewer and Julia Josephine Purdy. Walter S. Brewer married Lucelia Rolfe on 9 December 1885 at Ithaca, Tompkins Co., New York. Walter S. Brewer died on 14 April 1916 at Suffolk, Suffolk city, Virginia, at age 53.1

Children of Walter S. Brewer and Lucelia Rolfe

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, pg 25 (n.p.: n.pub., c1962). Hereinafter cited as The David Purdy Family.

Lucelia Rolfe

F, #593, b. 9 July 1867, d. 11 March 1923
Last Edited=11 Apr 1999
     Lucelia Rolfe was born on 9 July 1867.1 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
     Her married name was Brewer.

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, pg 25 (n.p.: n.pub., c1962). Hereinafter cited as The David Purdy Family.

Henrietta E. Brewer

F, #594, b. circa 1866
Last Edited=22 Jun 2004
Relationships
1st cousin 4 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
5th great-granddaughter of Francis (1) Purdy
Charts
Descendant Chart for Dirck Jansen Hoogland
     Henrietta E. Brewer was born circa 1866.1 She was the daughter of Edgar Brewer and Julia Josephine Purdy. Henrietta E. Brewer married Fred Hopkins in 1893 at Ithaca, Tompkins Co., New York. Henrietta E. Brewer married Charles Brookman on 31 December 1902 at Ithaca, Tompkins Co., New York. Henrietta E. Brewer married Dr. Fred Morgan at Enfield, Tompkins Co., New York.
     Henrietta E. Brewer also went by the name of Nettie. As of 1893,her married name was Hopkins. As of 31 December 1902,her married name was Brookman. Her married name was Morgan.

Child of Henrietta E. Brewer and Dr. Fred Morgan

Citations

  1. [S506] 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, pg 27-28 (n.p.: n.pub., c1962). Hereinafter cited as The David Purdy Family.

Dr. Fred Morgan1

M, #595
Last Edited=7 Dec 1997
     Dr. Fred Morgan married Henrietta E. Brewer, daughter of Edgar Brewer and Julia Josephine Purdy, at Enfield, Tompkins Co., New York.

Child of Dr. Fred Morgan and Henrietta E. Brewer

Citations

  1. [S404] 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, pg 28 (n.p.: n.pub., c1962). Hereinafter cited as The David Purdy Family.

Charles Brookman1

M, #596
Last Edited=10 Nov 1997
     Charles Brookman was born at Caton City, Steuben Co., New York.2 He married Henrietta E. Brewer, daughter of Edgar Brewer and Julia Josephine Purdy, on 31 December 1902 at Ithaca, Tompkins Co., New York.

Citations

  1. [S507] Marriage lic dated 31Dec1902, were mar'd on Sunday,probably next wk, unknown repository, unknown repository address.
  2. [S401] 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, pg 27 (n.p.: n.pub., c1962). Hereinafter cited as The David Purdy Family.

Henry Brewer II

M, #597, b. 26 September 1872, d. 4 November 1945
Last Edited=5 Oct 2000
Relationships
1st cousin 4 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
5th great-grandson of Francis (1) Purdy
Charts
Descendant Chart for Dirck Jansen Hoogland
     Henry Brewer II was born on 26 September 1872.1 He married Alice Flannigan at Seneca Falls, Seneca Co., New York. Henry Brewer II was the son of Edgar Brewer and Julia Josephine Purdy. Henry Brewer II died on 4 November 1945 at Dallas, Dallas Co., Texas, at age 73.1
     He was graduated in 1894 at Cornell University, Ithaca, Tompkins Co., New York, with a Degree in Mechanical Engineering.

Children of Henry Brewer II and Alice Flannigan

Citations

  1. [S404] 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, pg 28 (n.p.: n.pub., c1962). Hereinafter cited as The David Purdy Family.

Alice Flannigan1

F, #598
Last Edited=23 Aug 1997
     Alice Flannigan died at Ocean City, Virginia. She married Henry Brewer II, son of Edgar Brewer and Julia Josephine Purdy, at Seneca Falls, Seneca Co., New York.
     Her married name was Brewer. >>> Not find Ocean City, VA in Gazetteer.

Children of Alice Flannigan and Henry Brewer II

Citations

  1. [S404] 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, pg 28 (n.p.: n.pub., c1962). Hereinafter cited as The David Purdy Family.

Robert Bradley Purdy

M, #599, b. 10 September 1916, d. 7 September 1985
Last Edited=29 Dec 2013
Relationships
3rd cousin 2 times removed of Steven Harn Redman
7th great-grandson of Francis (1) Purdy
Charts
Descendant Chart for Dirck Jansen Hoogland
     Robert Bradley Purdy was born on 10 September 1916 at Flint, Genesee Co., Michigan.1 He was the son of Paul Bradley Purdy and Lila Sophia Shapton. Robert Bradley Purdy married Rosmary Slettvet on 7 February 1944 at Tacoma, Pierce Co., Washington. Robert Bradley Purdy died on 7 September 1985 at Flint, Genesee Co., Michigan, at age 68.2
     He lived in 1976 at Flint, Genesee Co., Michigan.

Children of Robert Bradley Purdy and Rosmary Slettvet

Citations

  1. [S293] 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, pg 22 (n.p.: n.pub., c1962). Hereinafter cited as The David Purdy Family.
  2. [S508] Robert Bradley Purdy, unknown file number, Social Security Death Index (b- 10Sep1916 d- Sep1985 MI), unknown series (n.p.: n.pub.).

Joseph Nestaval1

M, #600, b. 30 December 1850, d. 14 January 1929
Last Edited=12 Mar 2018
Relationships
2nd great-granduncle of Steven Harn Redman
Grandson of Matej Nestaval
Joseph and Anna Nestaval - 1910
     Joseph Nestaval was born on 30 December 1850 at Budejovice, Bohemia.2 He was the son of Jacob Nestaval and Mary Mencik. Joseph Nestaval married Ann Nemic on 18 April 1875 at Montgomery, Le Sueur Co., Minnesota. Joseph Nestaval married Anna Factor, daughter of Martin Factor and Anna Slipka, on 15 May 1882 at Montgomery, Le Sueur Co., Minnesota. Joseph Nestaval died on 14 January 1929 at Minneapolis, Hennepin Co., Minnesota, at age 78.2 He was buried circa 1929 at Sunset Memorial Cemetery, Minneapolis, Hennepin Co., Minnesota.2
     He lived in September 1924; Lived in Minneapolis, Minnesota in Sep 1924. He lived in 1929 at 5017 York Ave., South, Minneapolis, Hennepin Co., Minnesota. Joseph Nestaval was a Catholic.

The following obituary is taken from the Faribault (Minnesota) Daily News, on 21Jan1929:
Mrs. Frank M. Kaisersatt attended the funeral of her father, Joseph Nestaval, on Wednesday last, who died at the family residence at 5017 York Avenue, S., Minneapolis, Monday, Jan. 14, at 1 o'clock p.m., being at the time of his death 78 years and 15 days of age. Mr. Kaisersatt who is now temporarily employed in St. Paul, and daughter, Harriett, who is employed in Minneapolis, joined Mrs. Kaisersatt at the family home to attend the funeral which was held from the family residence and services were conducted at the St. Lawrence Catholic church of which the deceased was a member and where Rev. J. P. Cleary officiated at high requiem mass. Gill Brothers of Minneapolis, funeral directors, conducted the funeral, and interment was made in the family lot in Sunset Memorial Park. The pall bearers were his sons-in-law, assisted by Edward Perlich, a relative, of Minneapolis.
Joseph Nestaval was born in Budejovice, Bohemia, now the Czech-Slovak republic, on Dec. 30th, 1850, and when a lad of fifteen he emigrated to this country settling on the farm near Montgomery, which he owned to the time of his death, and on which he lived all his life except for a period of twelve years when the family lived in Seaforth, Redwood county, Minn., and the last six years, having lived in Minneapolis. Ever since he moved to Minneapolis and up to within six months of his death, Mr. Nestaval was in the employ of the city park board of the city of Minneapolis.
In 1875 Mr. Nestaval married Anna Nemec of Montgomery; who died seven years later, leaving a son Frank. Later Mr. Nestaval, married Anna Factor of the Montgomery community, who together with six daughters (Mrs. F.M. Kaisersatt, of Faribault, Mrs. Thos. C. Skluzacek, of Lonsdale, Mrs. Franklin Kerr, of Cleveland, Ohio, and Mrs. S. C. Gale, Mrs. J. H. Evans and Miss Beatrice Nestaval, of Minneapolis), two sons (Edward J. Nestaval, of Pasadena, Calif.) and five grandchildren survive him, including Harriett Kaisersatt, Faribault, Vivian and Stella Skluzacek of Lonsdale. He was preceded in death by his son Frank from the first marriage, and by two of his daughters, Anna Eleanor Kaisersatt, and Mary, from the second marriage.


In the 1920 Minnesota Census, LeSueur Co., Montgomery township, E.D. 76, sheet 2, which was enumerated on 7-8 January 1920, Joseph Nestaval listed with his wife Anna, daughter Genieve, and son Edward. The census stated that Joseph immigrated to the US in 1871, becoming a naturalized citizen in 1878. Joseph was listed as a farmer. In the census, his wife Anna, listed as born in Illinois, and her parents born in Bohemia.

Census

CensusDatePlace
Census16 May 1885Montgomery, Le Sueur Co., Minnesota
Census12 June 1895Montgomery, Le Sueur Co., Minnesota, listed as 43 years old.
Census6 June 1900Montgomery Twsp., Le Sueur Co., Minnesota, Appeared in 1900 Federal Census in Minnesota, listed as born Oct 1851, 48 years old, born in Bohemia, married 17 years, saloon keeper, immigrated to the US in 1867, in the US for 33 years, Naturalized, enumerated with wife and 8 children
Census18 April 1910Montgomery Twsp., Le Sueur Co., Minnesota, list as 59 years old in Bohemia, married 27 years, speaks English, farmer
Census8 January 1920Montgomery Twsp., Le Sueur Co., Minnesota, E.D. 76, sheet 2.

Child of Joseph Nestaval and Ann Nemic

Children of Joseph Nestaval and Anna Factor

Citations

  1. [S510] Joseph Nestaval entry, SOURCE: Mpls, MN Death Index Cards (FHL 1498983, Vol 161, pg 293), Family History Library:, 35 North West Temple St., Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co., Utah.
  2. [S509] Unknown article title, OBITUARY: Faribault Daily News 21Jan1929, Faribault, Minnesota, 21 Jan 1929. Hereinafter cited as FDN.