Groesbeck, Ruth Inez

Groesbeck, Ruth Inez

Female 1908 - 1996  (88 years)

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  • Name Groesbeck, Ruth Inez 
    Born 21 Sep 1908  Harlan, Shelby County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Census 29 Apr 1910  Harlan, Shelby County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census 19 Jan 1920  Harlan, Shelby County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 1925  Shelby County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 21 Apr 1930  Harlan, Shelby County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 1935  Cheyenne, Laramie County, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census 12 Apr 1940  Laramie County, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Residence 14 Oct 1949  Cheyenne, Laramie County, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 15 Jun 1975  Cheyenne, Laramie County, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Residence 22 Sep 1996  Cheyenne, Laramie County, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Died 22 Sep 1996  Everett, Snohomish County, Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Person ID I47187  Sackett | Descendants of Thomas Sacket the Elder, Simon Sackett the Colonist
    Last Modified 5 Dec 2018 

    Father Groesbeck, Allen Cemes,   b. 1869, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Nov 1947, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Thomas, Lydia,   b. 28 Mar 1878, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Mar 1956, Cedar Falls, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 4 Jan 1899  Kirkman, Shelby County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 11
    Children 9 children 
    +1. Groesbeck, Juanada Irene,   b. 24 Nov 1899, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1991  (Age 91 years)
    +2. Groesbeck, Paul Wilson,   b. 9 Feb 1902, Harlan, Shelby County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jun 1975, Harlan, Shelby County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     3. Groesbeck, Allena May,   b. 11 May 1904, Harlan, Shelby County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1905  (Age 0 years)
    +4. Groesbeck, Max Allen,   b. 19 Mar 1906, Harlan, Shelby County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Sep 1961, Corvallis, Benton County, Oregon, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
    +5. Groesbeck, Ruth Inez,   b. 21 Sep 1908, Harlan, Shelby County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sep 1996, Everett, Snohomish County, Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
    +6. Groesbeck, Myrtle Elizebeth,   b. 27 Apr 1911, Harlan, Shelby County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 1994, Douglas County, Oregon, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    +7. Groesbeck, Alleta June,   b. 21 Jun 1913, Harlan, Shelby County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Nov 1972, Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
     8. Groesbeck, Charles T.,   b. 10 Dec 1915, Harlan, Shelby County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Nov 1980, Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
    +9. Living
     
    Family ID F17460  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Iverson, Harold Ludrie,   b. 12 May 1907, Elk Horn, Shelby County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown 
    Married 1 Jun 1930  Greeley, Weld County, Colorado, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 12
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Living
    Last Modified 6 Feb 2018 
    Family ID F17473  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 21 Sep 1908 - Harlan, Shelby County, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 29 Apr 1910 - Harlan, Shelby County, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 19 Jan 1920 - Harlan, Shelby County, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1925 - Shelby County, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 21 Apr 1930 - Harlan, Shelby County, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1 Jun 1930 - Greeley, Weld County, Colorado, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1935 - Cheyenne, Laramie County, Wyoming, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 12 Apr 1940 - Laramie County, Wyoming, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 14 Oct 1949 - Cheyenne, Laramie County, Wyoming, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 15 Jun 1975 - Cheyenne, Laramie County, Wyoming, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 22 Sep 1996 - Cheyenne, Laramie County, Wyoming, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 22 Sep 1996 - Everett, Snohomish County, Washington, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1531] Iowa, Delayed Birth Records, 1850-1939, (FamilySearch.org) (Reliability: 3), 5 Feb 2018.
      Name Ruth Inez Groesbeck Iversen, resides 8 Nov 1967 in Cheyenne, Wyoming
      Event Type Birth
      Event Date 21 Sep 1908
      Event Place Harlan, Shelby, Iowa, United States
      Event Place (Original) Harlan, Shelby, Iowa
      Gender F
      Father's Name Allen C Groesbeck, b. in Illinois
      Mother's Name Lydia Thomas, b. in Ohio
      Abstract of Supporting Evidence
      Marriage Record: Weld Co, Colorado, June 1, 1930
      Hospital record of daughter: Cheyenne, Wyoming, Oct. 2, 1940
      Voting Registration: Cheyenne, Wyoming, Oct. 14, 1949

      "Iowa, Delayed Birth Records, 1850-1939," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q246-G3VW : accessed 6 February 2018), Allen C Groesbeck in entry for Ruth Inez Groesbeck Iversen, 21 Sep 1908, Harlan, Shelby, Iowa, United States; citing reference ID 327181, State Historical Society of Iowa, Des Moines; FamilySearch digital folder 101715033.


    2. [S57] 1910 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 7 Feb 2018.
      1910 Census, enumerated in 29 Apr 1910 in Harlan, Shelby County, Iowa, United States

      Allen C Groesbeck Head M 41 Illinois
      Lyddia Groesbeck Wife F 32 Indiana
      Jaunda Groesbeck Daughter F 10 Iowa
      Paul W Groesbeck Son M 8 Iowa
      Max A Groesbeck Son M 4 Iowa
      Ruth I Groesbeck Daughter F 1 Iowa

      "United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MG9D-SVJ : accessed 7 February 2018), Max A Groesbeck in household of Allen C Groesbeck, Harlan, Shelby, Iowa, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 170, sheet 16A, family 391, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 423; FHL microfilm 1,374,436.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    3. [S999] 1920 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 7 Feb 2018.
      1920 Census, enumerated 19 Jan 1920 in Harlan, Shelby County, Iowa, United States

      Allen Grosbeck Head M 51 Illinois
      Lydia Grosbeck Wife F 41 Indiana
      Jarnata Grosbeck Daughter F 19 Iowa
      Paul Grosbeck Son M 17 Iowa
      Max Grosbeck Son M 13 Iowa
      Ruth Grosbeck Daughter F 11 Iowa
      Myrtle Grosbeck Daughter F 8 Iowa
      Alleta Grosbeck Daughter F 6 Iowa
      Charles Grosbeck Son M 4 Iowa

      "United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MDMN-JGF : accessed 7 February 2018), Max Grosbeck in household of Allen Grosbeck, Harlan Ward 2, Shelby, Iowa, United States; citing ED 188, sheet 9B, line 65, family 229, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 513; FHL microfilm 1,820,513.

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    4. [S1440] Iowa State Census, 1925, (FamilySearch.org) (Reliability: 3), 7 Feb 2018.
      1925 Census, enumerated in Fairview and Jefferson Townships, Shelby County, Iowa, United States
      Allen Groesbeck Head M 55
      Lydia Groesbeck Wife F 46
      Juansda Groesbeck Daughter F 25
      Paul Groesbeck Son M 23
      Max Groesbeck Son M 18
      Ruth Groesbeck Daughter F 16
      Myrtle Groesbeck Daughter F 13

      "Iowa State Census, 1925," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QKQ7-D3Z3 : 24 August 2016), Max Groesbeck in household of Lydia Groesbeck, Shelby, Shelby, Iowa, United States; citing Iowa State Historical Department, Des Moines; FHL microfilm 1,429,554.

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    5. [S937] 1930 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 7 Feb 2018.
      1930 Census, enumerated 21 Apr 1930 in Harlan, Shelby County, Iowa, United States

      Allan Grosbeck Head M 61 Illinois
      Lydia Grosbeck Wife F 52 Indiana
      Ruth Grosbeck Daughter F 20 Iowa
      Myrtle Grosbeck Daughter F 19 Iowa
      Aleta Grosbeck Daughter F 17 Iowa
      Charles Grosbeck Son M 14 Iowa
      Gloria J Grosbeck Daughter F 6 Iowa

      "United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XMKM-8CV : accessed 8 February 2018), Allan Grosbeck, Harlan, Shelby, Iowa, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 13, sheet 6A, line 36, family 155, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 682; FHL microfilm 2,340,417.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    6. [S814] 1940 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 6 Feb 2018.
      Harold Iverson Head M 32 Iowa
      Ruth I Iverson Wife F 31 Iowa
      Harold Iverson Son M 6 Wyoming

      "United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VT4R-FWT : accessed 6 February 2018), Ruth I Iverson in household of Harold Iverson, Election District 5, Laramie, Wyoming, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 11-21, sheet 6A, line 37, family 143, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627. Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 4572.

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    7. [S1619] Newspapers.com (Reliability: 3), 4 Dec 2018.
      Casper Star-Tribune (Caspter, Wyoming), 17 Jun 1975, Tue, Page 2

      Groesbeck rites pending

      CHEYENNE -- Services are pending for former Laramie County Treasurer Paul W. Groesbeck, who died Sunday.

      Groesbeck, 73, who served as county treasurer from 1962 until 1967, died in his birthplace, Harlan, Iowa, while visiting relatives there.

      A long-time employee of the Union Pacific Railroad from 1926 until 1962, Groesbeck also had long been active in the Republican Party, serving as Laramie County Republican chairman from 1950 until 1954.

      A resident of Cheyenne since 1926, he had been active as a volunteer in the American Cancer Society, serving as county campaign chairman in 1964. He also was a member of the First Presbyterian Church, of Cheyenne Lodge No. 1, AF and AM, Wyoming Consistory No. 1, Mizpah Chapter No. 36, Order of Eastern Star and the Lions Club.

      He was preceded in death by his wife, Elizabeth, on Sept. 12, 1974. He is survived by a daughter, Mrs. Jackson Kay Lewis, of Cheyenne; a brother, Charles T. Groesbeck of Fort Worth, Texas, and five sisters, Juanada Guldager of Cedar Falls, Iowa; Myrtle Spittler of Anchorage, Alaska; Gloria Gene Snow of Seattle, Wash.; Alleta Graham, Davenport, Iowa and Mrs. Harold Iverson, Cheyenne.

      Other survivors include three grandchildren.

      Transcribed by Ted Smith

    8. [S884] U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 6 Feb 2018.
      Name: Ruth I. Iversen
      SSN: 520-38-9072
      Last Residence:
      82001 Cheyenne, Laramie, Wyoming, USA
      BORN: 21 Sep 1908
      Died: 22 Sep 1996
      State (Year) SSN issued: Wyoming (1953)

      Researched by Ted Smith

    9. [S1634] Washington, Death Index, 1940-2014, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 6 Feb 2018.
      Name: Ruth I Iversen
      Gender: Female
      Age: 88
      Birth Year: abt 1908
      Death Date: 21 Sep 1996
      Death Place: Everett, Washington, USA
      Social Security Number: 520-38-9072
      Certificate Number: 031593

      Researched by Ted Smith

    10. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com) (Reliability: 3), 5 Feb 2018.
      MEMORIAL ID 22935269
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/22935269

      Lydia Thomas Groesbeck
      Birth: Mar. 28, 1878
      Indiana, USA
      Death: Mar. 29, 1956
      Cedar Falls
      Black Hawk County
      Iowa, USA

      Lydia Thomas, daughter of Absolem and Lucinda Thomas, was born in Indiana on March 28, 1878. She died at Cedar Falls March 29, 1956, having reached the age of 78 years and one day.
      She was united in marriage to Allen Groesbeck January 4, 1899 at Kirkman, Iowa. They made their home in Kirkman and later in Harlan. Nine children were born to this union; one daughter, Allena died in infancy. Mr Groesbeck died November 14, 1947. Since that time she had made her home with her children. This past winter she made her home in Cedar Falls with her daughter, Juanada.
      Surviving are five daugters, Mrs Juanada Guildager of Cedar Falls; Mrs Ruth Iversen of Cheyenne, Wyoming; Mrs Myrtle Spittler of Anchorage, Alaska; Mrs Alleta Graham of Davenport; and Mrs Gloria Gene Snow of Kenwick, Washington; three sons, Paul Groesbeck of Cheyenne, Wyoming, Max Groesbeck of Corvallis, Oregon and Charles of Fort Worth, Texas.
      Also surviving are 29 grandchildren, ten great-grandchildren and one sister, Mrs Mae Sunderland of Harlan.
      Funeral services were held at the Bethany Lutheran church at West Branch with the Rev. Dolliver Thogerson, brother of Mrs Max Groesbeck in charge. Burial was in the Rose Hill cemetery in Kirkman. Pauley's funeral home was in charge.


      Harlan Tribune
      Harlan, Iowa
      March 13, 1956

      Family links:
      Parents:
      Absalom Thomas (1841 - 1908)
      Lucinda Banks Thomas (1839 - 1885)

      Spouse:
      Allen C. Groesbeck (1869 - 1947)*

      Children:
      Juanada I. Groesbeck Guldager (1899 - 1991)*
      Paul W Groesbeck (1902 - 1975)*
      Allena May Groesbeck (1904 - 1905)*
      Max Allen Groesbeck (1906 - 1961)*
      Alleta June Groesbeck Graham (1913 - 1972)*
      Charles T. Groesbeck (1915 - 1980)*

      Siblings:
      Ruth J. Thomas Slates (1866 - 1945)*
      Charles James Thomas (1866 - 1950)*
      May Elizabeth Thomas Sunderland (1872 - 1956)*
      Lydia Thomas Groesbeck (1878 - 1956)
      George S. Thomas (1882 - 1882)*

      *Calculated relationship

      Burial:
      Rose Hill Cemetery
      Kirkman
      Shelby County
      Iowa, USA

      Created by: Karla Tschannen
      Record added: Nov 16, 2007
      Find A Grave Memorial# 22935269

      Researched by Ted Smith

    11. [S1799] Iowa, Marriage Records, 1880-1940, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 9 Feb 2018.
      Name: Lydia Thomas
      Gender: Female
      Race: American
      Age: 21
      Birth Year: abt 1878
      Birth Place: Grant County Indiana
      Marriage Date: 4 Jan 1899
      Marriage Place: Shelby, Iowa, USA
      Father: Absolom Thomas
      Mother: Lucinda Barks
      Spouse: Allen E. Groesbeck

      Name: Allen E. Groesbeck
      Gender: Male
      Race: American
      Age: 29
      Birth Year: abt 1870
      Birth Place: Illinois
      Marriage Date: 4 Jan 1899
      Marriage Place: Shelby, Iowa, USA
      Father: Philander S. Groesbeck
      Mother: Sarah E. Wilson
      Spouse: Lydia Thomas

      Researched by Ted Smith

    12. [S1711] Colorado, County Marriages and State Indexes, 1862-2006, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 6 Feb 2018.
      Name: Ruth Groesbeck
      Gender: Female
      Age: 21
      Birth Date: abt 1909
      Marriage Date: 1 Jun 1930
      Marriage Place: Greeley, Weld, Colorado, USA
      Spouse: Harold L Iverson
      Film Number: 001690091

      Researched by Ted Smith


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