Waite, Lerenzo H.

Waite, Lerenzo H.

Male 1839 - 1921  (81 years)

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  • Name Waite, Lerenzo H. 
    • Lorenzo Wait
    Born 11 Nov 1839  Watertown, Jefferson County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Census 22 Aug 1870  Clinton Township, DeKalb County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census 1 Jun 1880  Clinton Township, DeKalb County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died 19 Jul 1921  Emporia, Lyon County, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried Maplewood Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Emporia, Lyon County, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I32473  Sackett
    Last Modified 15 Aug 2018 

    Family 1 Reynolds, Rebecca W.,   b. 16 Feb 1824, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1884, DeKalb County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 28 Nov 1866  DeKalb County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6
    Last Modified 15 Aug 2018 
    Family ID F8205  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Payne, Maggie,   b. 8 Jun 1862, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Oct 1932  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 1885  Kane County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Last Modified 15 Aug 2018 
    Family ID F18637  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 11 Nov 1839 - Watertown, Jefferson County, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 28 Nov 1866 - DeKalb County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 22 Aug 1870 - Clinton Township, DeKalb County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1 Jun 1880 - Clinton Township, DeKalb County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1885 - Kane County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 19 Jul 1921 - Emporia, Lyon County, Kansas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Maplewood Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Emporia, Lyon County, Kansas, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend Address Cemetery Street/Feature Village/Neighborhood/Community Township/Parish City County/Shire State/Province Country Region Not Set

  • Notes 
    • 1870 Census; Clinton Township, De Kalb County, Illinois
      Page No. 21 [stamped 360]; 22 August, 1870; Post Office: Parairie Pond
      147/150
      Waite, Lorenzo, 34, M, W, Farmer, N.Y.
      Waite, Rebecca, 34, F, W, Keeping House, Vt.
      Sackett, Chauncey, 14, M, W, At School, Ill.
      Thorp, Maggie, 13, F, W, At School, Ill.
      Sackett, Alphonzo, 22, M, W, Farm Laborer, Ill.
      Sackett, Bertha, 21, F, W, ---, Mich.
      Sackett, Fred, 1, M, W, ---, Ill.
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      https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MXJC-4Z2
      1880 Census; Clinton, De Kalb, Illinois
      page: 21
      page character: B
      entry number: 1772
      nara film number: T9-0202
      self; Lorenzo Waite, M, 40, New York, United States
      wife; Rebecka Waite, F, 50, Vermont, United States

  • Sources 
    1. [S501] 1870 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 15 Aug 2018.
      1870 Census, enumerated 22 Aug 1870 in Clinton Township, DeKalb County, Illinois, United States

      Lorenzo Waite M 34 New York
      Rebecca Waite F 34 Vermont
      Chauncey Sackett M 14 Illinois
      Maggie Thorp F 13 Illinois
      Alphonzo Sackett M 22 Illinois
      Bertha Sackett F 21 Michigan
      Fred Sackett M 1 Illinois

      "United States Census, 1870," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M67G-4RJ : 12 April 2016), Lorenzo Waite, Illinois, United States; citing p. 21, family 150, NARA microfilm publication M593 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 545,714.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    2. [S960] 1880 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 15 Aug 2018.
      1880 Census, enumerated 1 Jun 1880 in Clinton, DeKalb County, Illinois, United States

      Lorenzo Waite Self M 40 New York, United States
      Rebecka Waite Wife F 50 Vermont, United States

      "United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MXJC-4Z2 : 15 September 2017), Lorenzo Waite, Clinton, DeKalb, Illinois, United States; citing enumeration district ED 26, sheet 21B, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 0202; FHL microfilm 1,254,202.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    3. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com) (Reliability: 3), 15 Aug 2018.
      Memorial ID 83202988
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/83202988

      Lerenzo H Waite
      Birth: Nov. 11, 1839
      Watertown
      Jefferson County
      New York, USA
      Death: Jul. 29, 1921
      Emporia
      Lyon County
      Kansas, USA

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      The Emporia Gazette, 29 Jul 1921, Fri

      LORENZO H. WAITE DEAD

      Lorenzo H. Waite died at 5 o'clock this morning at home, 28 Cottonwood Street, after a long illness.

      L. H. Waite was born November 11, 1839, in Watertown, N.Y. Mr. Waite moved Illinois with his parents when a young man and August 28, 1861, he enlisted with Company H, 10th Illinois, Infantry, in DeKalb County. During the war Mr. Waite was in a Confederate prison at Saulsbury, N.C., and at Greenville, N.C., for 20 days. He was discharged from the service January 1, 1864. After his discharge, Mr, Waite returned to Illinois, and January 1, 1884, he was married to Miss Maggie Payne at Sugar Grove, Ill. Mr. and Mrs. Waite moved to Kansas several years after their marriage, and settled on a farm in Cowley County. From there they moved to a farm in Sumner County e years ago they moved to Emporia. Mr. Waite was a member of the Grace Methodist Church, of the Modern Woodman Lodge and of the Preston B. Plumb Post, No. 55, G.A.R.

      Mr. Waite is survived by Mrs. Waite, one daughter, Miss Bessie Waite, of Emporia; five sons, Dr. H. P. Waite, of Columbia, Mo.; Richard and Erwin Waite, of Emporia, and Earl Waite, a soldier, stationed at Sientsin, China, and Lyle Waite, of Los Angeles, Calif. He is also survived by a brother, P. M. Waite, of Aurora, Ill.

      No funeral arrangements have been made.
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      Family links:
      Spouse:
      Maggie A. Payne Waite (1862 - 1932)*

      Children:
      Richard L. Waite (1890 - 1923)*
      Bessie Ann Waite (1894 - 1975)*

      *Calculated relationship

      Burial:
      Maplewood Memorial Lawn Cemetery
      Emporia
      Lyon County
      Kansas, USA
      Plot: Section 38 - Lot 48 - Space 2

      Created by: Linda O.
      Record added: Jan 09, 2012
      Find A Grave Memorial# 83202988

      Researched by Ted Smith

    4. [S1321] Illinois, U.S., Marriage Index, 1860-1920, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 15 Aug 2018.
      Name: Rebecca Sackett
      Gender: Female
      Marriage Date: 28 Nov 1866
      Marriage Place: DeKalb, Illinois, USA
      Spouse Name: Lorenzo H Wait
      Spouse Gender: Male

      Researched by Ted Smith

    5. [S1009] Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1763-1900, (http://www.ilsos.gov/isavital/marriageSearch) (Reliability: 3).
      Illinois Statewide Marriage Index 1763-1900
      Groom -- Bride; Date; Volume; Page; Lic No.; County
      WAIT, LORENZO H -- SACKETT, REBECCA; 1866-11-28; 00C; 0187; ---; DE KALB

    6. [S1872] Illinois, Compiled Marriages, 1851-1900, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 15 Aug 2018.
      Name: Rebecca Sackett
      Gender: Female
      Spouse Name: Lorenzo H Wait
      Marriage Date: 28 Nov 1866
      Marriage County: De Kalb
      Comments: This record can be found at the County Court Records located at Sycamore, IL.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    7. [S2008] Illinois, U.S., County Marriage Records, 1800-1940, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 2), 15 Aug 2018.
      Name: Maggie Payne
      Gender: Female
      Age: 25
      Birth Date: abt 1860
      Marriage Date: 1885
      Marriage Place: Kane, Illinois, USA
      Father: Edwin Payne
      Mother: Rosa Reynolds
      Spouse: Lorenzo H. Waite
      Film Number: 001481109

      Researched by Ted Smith


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