Wambold,  Myrtle Lorena

Wambold, Myrtle Lorena

Female 1882 - 1962  (79 years)  

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  • Name Wambold, Myrtle Lorena  [1
    Born 25 Jun 1882  Lakeport, Lake County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Gender Female 
    Census 6 Jun 1900  Lakeport, Lake County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 9 Jan 1920  Tunis St, Lakeport, Lake County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 12 Jun 1924  Lakeport, Lake County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census 17 Apr 1930  Lake County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Residence 19 Sep 1961  Covelo, Mendocino Coounty, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Died 5 Feb 1962  Ukiah, Mendocino County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10
    Buried Hartley Cemetery, Lakeport, Lake County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 11
    Person ID I45552  Sackett | Descendants of Morton B. Sackett, b. c1813
    Last Modified 29 Oct 2017 

    Father Wambold, Milton Dihue Brandt,   b. 3 Aug 1856, West Granville, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Nov 1929, Lakeport, Lake County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Graham, Dolly M.,   b. 22 Aug 1862, Solano County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Sep 1954, Lakeport, Lake County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years) 
    Married 4 Apr 1880  Lake County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 12
    Children 7 children 
    Family ID F16808  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Shortridge, Samuel Benton,   b. 5 May 1867, Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Nov 1942, Fresno County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 14 Nov 1907  Lake County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 13
    Children 
    +1. Shortridge, Samuel Milton,   b. 20 Aug 1909, Lakeport, Lake County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1993, Ukiah, Mendocino County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
    +2. Shortridge, Mary M.,   b. 17 Apr 1912, Lake County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 May 1986, Sonoma County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    +3. Shortridge, Phyllis Hester L.,   b. 4 Sep 1915, Lakeport, Lake County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Dec 2001  (Age 86 years)
     4. Living
    Last Modified 23 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F16813  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Best, Charles A.,   b. Abt 1876, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown 
    Married 12 Jun 1924  Ukiah, Mendocino County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Last Modified 23 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F16814  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Jun 1882 - Lakeport, Lake County, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 6 Jun 1900 - Lakeport, Lake County, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 14 Nov 1907 - Lake County, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Shortridge, Samuel Milton - 20 Aug 1909 - Lakeport, Lake County, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Shortridge, Mary M. - 17 Apr 1912 - Lake County, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Shortridge, Phyllis Hester L. - 4 Sep 1915 - Lakeport, Lake County, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 9 Jan 1920 - Tunis St, Lakeport, Lake County, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 12 Jun 1924 - Lakeport, Lake County, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 12 Jun 1924 - Ukiah, Mendocino County, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 17 Apr 1930 - Lake County, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 19 Sep 1961 - Covelo, Mendocino Coounty, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 5 Feb 1962 - Ukiah, Mendocino County, California, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Hartley Cemetery, Lakeport, Lake County, California, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S823] California, County Marriages, 1850-1952, (https://familysearch.org) (Reliability: 3), 23 Oct 2017.
      Name Samuel Benton Shortridge
      Event Type Marriage
      Event Date 14 Nov 1907
      Event Place Lake County, California, United States
      Gender Male
      Age 34
      Birth Year (Estimated) 1873
      Spouse's Name Myrtle Lorens Wambold
      Spouse's Age 24
      Spouse's Gender Female
      Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated) 1883

      "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KZ3K-LL3 : 5 August 2017), Samuel Benton Shortridge and Myrtle Lorens Wambold, 14 Nov 1907; citing Lake County, California, United States, county courthouses, California; FHL microfilm 1,295,686.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    2. [S1282] North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 2), 18 Oct 2017.
      The Hamlin Family; a Genealogy of James Hamlin of Barnstable, Massachusetts

      p.1296
      #14636. Dolly M. Graham, . . . , b. Aug. 22, 1862; m. Apr. 4, 1880, Milton Wambold.

      Child:
      Myrtle, b. June 25, 1882.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith



    3. [S954] 1900 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 23 Oct 2017.
      1900 Census, enumerated 6 Jun 1900 in Lakeport, Lake County, California, United States

      Milton Wambold Head M 44 Wisconsin b. Aug 1856
      Dollie M Wambold Wife F 38 California b. Aug 1862
      Myrtle L Wambold Daughter F 18 California b. Jun 1882
      Harvy A Wambold Son M 14 California b. Jul 1886
      Ralph E Wambold Son M 11 California b. Jul 1889
      Clark E Wambold Son M 9 California b. Sept 1891
      Henry B Wambold Son M 4 California b. May 1896
      Edward M Wambold Son M 2 California b. Aug 1898
      Kate P Eachus Servant F 38 Iowa b. Feb 1862

      "United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M9PX-4H6 : accessed 23 October 2017), Milton Wambold, Township 4 Lakeport town, Lake, California, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 46, sheet 6A, family 140, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,240,088.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    4. [S879] Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 23 Oct 2017.
      Name: Myrtle Lorena Best
      [Myrtle Lorena Wambold]
      Gender: Female
      Race: White
      Birth Date: 25 Jun 1882
      Birth Place: Lakeport, California
      Father: Milton D Wambold
      Mother: Dollie M Graham
      SSN: 561050625
      Notes: Feb 1937: Name listed as MYRTLE LORENA BEST

      Researched by Ted Smith

    5. [S999] 1920 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 23 Oct 2017.
      1920 Census, enumerated 9 Jan 1920 on Tunis St in Lakeport, Lake County, California, United States

      Myrtle L Shortridge Head F 37 California
      Milton Shortridge Son M 10 California
      Mary Shortridge Daughter F 7 California
      Hester Shortridge Daughter F 4 California
      Allen Shortridge Son M 1 California

      "United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MHQ3-KNV : accessed 23 October 2017), Myrtle L Shortridge, Lakeport, Lake, California, United States; citing ED 180, sheet 6B, line 71, family 177, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 101; FHL microfilm 1,820,101.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    6. [S823] California, County Marriages, 1850-1952, (https://familysearch.org) (Reliability: 3), 23 Oct 2017.
      Name Charles A Best
      Event Type Marriage
      Event Date 12 Jun 1924
      Event Place Ukiah, Mendocino, California, United States
      Gender Male
      Age 48
      Birth Year (Estimated) 1876
      Birth Place Wisconsin
      Occupation Farmer
      Residence Witters Springs, Calif.
      Father's Name Silas Best, b. in Pennsylvania
      Mother's Name Katie Paisley, b. in Wisconsin
      Spouse's Name Myrtle Shortridge; divorced, b. in California
      Spouse's Occupation Nurse
      Spouse's Residence Lakeport, California
      Spouse's Age 42
      Spouse's Gender Female
      Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated) 1882
      Spouse's Father's Name Milton Wambold, b. in Wisconsin
      Spouse's Mother's Name Dolly Graham, b. in California

      "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K8D6-XJZ : 28 November 2014), Charles A Best and Myrtle Shortridge, 12 Jun 1924; citing Mendocino, California, United States, county courthouses, California; FHL microfilm 1,675,796.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    7. [S937] 1930 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 17 Apr 1930.
      1930 Census, enumerated 17 Apr 1930 in Township 3, Lake County, California, United States

      Charles A Best Head M 53 Wisconsin
      Myrtle Best Wife F 50 California
      Glenn G Best Son M 15 Wisconsin

      "United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XCF4-75L : accessed 23 October 2017), Myrtle Best in household of Charles A Best, Township 3, Lake, California, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 4, sheet 8B, line 95, family 208, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 120; FHL microfilm 2,339,855.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    8. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 25 Oct 2017.
      The Press Democrat (Santa Rosa, California), 19 Sep 1961, page 12

      Personal Notes from Covelo

      . . .

      Mrs. Myrtle Best is at home at the Walter Weymouths residence following summer vacation at the home of her son, Stanley Shortridge [should be Samuel Shortridge], Ukiah.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    9. [S113] California Death Index 1940-1997, (https://familysearch.org) (Reliability: 3), 23 Oct 2017.
      Name: Myrtle L Best
      Gender: Female
      Birth Date: 25 Jun 1882
      Birth Place: California
      Death Date: 5 Feb 1962
      Death Place: Mendocino
      Mother's Maiden Name: Graham

      Researched by Ted Smith

    10. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 25 Oct 2017.
      Ukiah Daily Journal (Ukiah, California), 14 Feb 1962, page 13

      Funeral services were held at the Jones Mortuary, Lakeport, Friday, for Mrs. Myrtle Best, 79, who died Feb. 5 in Ukiah Hospital. Mrs. Best was born in Lakeport, June 25, 1882, the daughter of the late Milton and Dollie Wambold Lake County pioneers.

      She received her education at the Pioneer Academy at Lakeport and graduated as a nurse from Saint Luke's Hospital in San Francisco in 1906.

      Mrs. Best lived in Lakeport until 1954 and then made her home with her daughter, Phyllis.

      She is survived by one son, Sam Shortridge, Ukiah; two daughters, Mary Chalfant, Santa Rosa, and Phyllis Weymouth, Covelo; two brothers, Ralph and Harve Wambold, Lakeport, and one sister, Evelyn Barnum, Weed. Also surviving are six grandchildren, two great grandchildren and two nephews.

      Services were conducted by the Reverend Frank Ritchie of the Lakeport Presbyterian Church. Burial was in Hartley Cemetery, Lakeport.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    11. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com), 28 Oct 2017.
      Find A Grave Memorial# 184613919
      https://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=184613919

    12. [S823] California, County Marriages, 1850-1952, (https://familysearch.org) (Reliability: 3), 23 Oct 2017.
      Name Milton Wambold
      Event Type Marriage
      Event Date 04 Apr 1880
      Event Place Lake County, California, United States
      Gender Male
      Age 23
      Birth Year (Estimated) 1857
      Spouse's Name D. M. Graham
      Spouse's Age 17
      Spouse's Gender Female
      Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated) 1863
      Spouse's Father's Name E. A. Graham

      "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KZ3K-PV9 : 5 August 2017), Milton Wambold and D. M. Graham, 04 Apr 1880; citing Lake County, California, United States, county courthouses, California; FHL microfilm 1,295,685.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    13. [S823] California, County Marriages, 1850-1952, (https://familysearch.org) (Reliability: 3), 23 Oct 2017.
      Name Samuel Benton Shortridge
      Event Type Marriage
      Event Date 14 Nov 1907
      Event Place Lake County, California, United States
      Gender Male
      Age 35
      Birth Year (Estimated) 1872
      Father's Name Samuel M. Shortridge
      Mother's Name M. J. Wear
      Spouse's Name Myrtle Lorena Wammbold
      Spouse's Age 25
      Spouse's Gender Female
      Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated) 1882
      Spouse's Father's Name Milton Wambold
      Spouse's Mother's Name D. Graham

      "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KZ3K-G34 : 5 August 2017), Samuel Benton Shortridge and Myrtle Lorena Wammbold, 14 Nov 1907; citing Lake County, California, United States, county courthouses, California; FHL microfilm 1,295,686.

      Researched by Ted Smith


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