Groesbeck, Paul Wilson

Groesbeck, Paul Wilson

Male 1902 - 1975  (73 years)

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  • Name Groesbeck, Paul Wilson 
    Born 9 Feb 1902  Harlan, Shelby County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Census 29 Apr 1910  Harlan, Shelby County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 19 Jan 1920  Harlan, Shelby County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 1925  Shelby County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Residence 1942  Cheyenne, Laramie County, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 15 Jun 1975  Cheyenne, Laramie County, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Died 15 Jun 1975  Harlan, Shelby County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 7
    Buried Beth El Cemetery, Cheyenne, Laramie County, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I47202  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  [8, 9
    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 Jenkins, Sara Elizabeth,   b. 22 Aug 1907,   d. 12 Sep 1974  (Age 67 years) 
    Children 
    +1. Living
    Last Modified 5 Dec 2018 
    Family ID F17495  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 9 Feb 1902 - 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 MapsResidence - 1942 - 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 MapsDied - 15 Jun 1975 - Harlan, Shelby County, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Beth El Cemetery, Cheyenne, Laramie County, Wyoming, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com) (Reliability: 3), 7 Feb 2018.
      Memorial ID 29158124
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/29158124

      Paul W Groesbeck
      Birth: Feb. 9, 1902
      Harlan
      Shelby County
      Iowa, USA
      Death: Jun. 15, 1975

      Family links:
      Parents:
      Allen C. Groesbeck (1869 - 1947)
      Lydia Thomas Groesbeck (1878 - 1956)

      Spouse:
      Elizabeth J Groesbeck (1907 - 1974)

      Siblings:
      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)*

      *Calculated relationship

      Burial:
      Beth El Cemetery
      Cheyenne
      Laramie County
      Wyoming, USA
      Plot: Sec N Lot 11 Sp C

      Created by: Eric Crow
      Record added: Aug 19, 2008
      Find A Grave Memorial# 29158124

      Researched by Ted Smith

    2. [S1439] Iowa, Births and Christenings Index, 1800-1999, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 7 Feb 2018.
      Name: Paul W Groesbeck
      Gender: Male
      Birth Date: 9 Feb 1902
      Birth Place: Harlen, Shelby, Iowa
      Christening Place: Shelby, Iowa
      Father: Allen Cemes Groesbeck
      Mother: Lydia Thomas
      FHL Film Number: 1035104

      Researched by Ted Smith

    3. [S1796] U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 7 Feb 2018.
      Name: Paul Wilson Groesbeck
      Race: White
      Age: 40
      Relationship to Draftee: Self (Head)
      Birth Place: Harlan, Iowa, USA
      Birth Date: 9 Feb 1902
      Residence Place: Cheyenne, Laramie, Wyoming, USA
      Registration Date: 1942
      Occupation: Union Pacific R R
      Weight: 180
      Complexion: Ruddy
      Eye Color: Gray
      Hair Color: Brown
      Height: 6 2
      Next of Kin: H M Jenkins

      Researched by Ted Smith

    4. [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

    5. [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.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    6. [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.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    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. [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

    9. [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


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