Victor E Gleason1

ID #30981
Biography:
  • Last Edited: 28 Oct 2014

Sources of Information

  1. [S1047] California Birth Index, 1905-1995, online index database, digitized by Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005 www.ancestry.com. (Original publication: State of California California Birth Index, 1905-1995, Sacramento, CA, USA: State of California Department of Health Services, Center for Health Statistics).

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Margaret Johnson1

ID #30982, (1895-)
Biography:
  • Margaret Johnson was born in Jul 1895, in Missouri.1
  • She appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Milton, Dupage County, Illinois in the household of her mother Mary Middendorf.1
  • Margaret Johnson appeared on the 1910 Federal Census of Chicago, Cook County, Illinois in the household of her mother Mary Middendorf.2
  • Last Edited: 28 Jul 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S4219] 1900 US Federal Census, Milton, Dupage County, Illinois, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, Mary Johnson head of household, roll T623_298, enumeration district 33, page 8B.
  2. [S1856] 1910 US Federal Census, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, frank B Rice head of household, Ward 7, roll T624_247, enumeration district 0392, page 12B.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Pauline Agnes Watson1,2,3

ID #30983, (1892-)

Family: Courtney William Johnson b. 6 Mar 1891, d. 22 Jan 1975

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 23 Aug 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S1048] New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957, online database, digitized by ancestry.com, . Original publication: Passenger and Crew Lists of Vessels Arriving at New York, New York, 1897-1957;, . Www.ancestry.com.
  2. [S2952] 1920 US Federal Census, Flint, Genesee County, Michigan, digital image www.ancestry.com; National Archives micropublication, Agnes Watson head of household, Ward 3, roll T625_765, enumeration district 36, page 8B.
  3. [S5603] Bowers6254, family tree titled "Bruce Bowers Tree", ancestry.com, trees.ancestry.com, Douglas, MA, viewed May 2014.
  4. [S4696] 1940 US Federal Census, Grosse Pointe, Wayne County, Michigan, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, Courtney Johnson head of household, roll T627_1828, enumeration district 82-67B, page 7A.
  5. [S5602] Genesee County Marriage Index to 1934, online index database, digitized by unknown digitizer, 2011 www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mifgs/marriages. (Original publication: Flint Genealogical Society ).

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Barbara Johnson1

ID #30984, (1921-2003)

Family: John Hughes Stodter b. 15 Nov 1899, d. 15 Jan 1990

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 19 Apr 2017

Sources of Information

  1. [S4696] 1940 US Federal Census, Grosse Pointe, Wayne County, Michigan, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, Courtney Johnson head of household, roll T627_1828, enumeration district 82-67B, page 7A.
  2. [S5603] Bowers6254, family tree titled "Bruce Bowers Tree", ancestry.com, trees.ancestry.com, Douglas, MA, viewed May 2014.
  3. [S204] Assumption of Researcher,.
  4. [S973] Find A Grave: Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia , John Hughes Stodter, created by John C Andersoni Mar 2010, Memorial Number 49357704.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Courtney Johnson1

ID #30985, (1922-2001)

Family: Beatrice Morgan b. 14 Dec 1921, d. 14 Apr 1999

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 23 Aug 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S4696] 1940 US Federal Census, Grosse Pointe, Wayne County, Michigan, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, Courtney Johnson head of household, roll T627_1828, enumeration district 82-67B, page 7A.
  2. [S5603] Bowers6254, family tree titled "Bruce Bowers Tree", ancestry.com, trees.ancestry.com, Douglas, MA, viewed May 2014.
  3. [S204] Assumption of Researcher,.
  4. [S3407] Find A Grave: Glenwood Cemetery, Flint , Michigan , Courtney Johnson Jr, created by Tru-Leigh, added Oct 2013, memorial number 199233304.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Paula Johnson1

ID #30986, (1928-2009)

Family: Campbell Mills b. 10 Dec 1922, d. 7 Oct 1996

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 23 Aug 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S4696] 1940 US Federal Census, Grosse Pointe, Wayne County, Michigan, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, Courtney Johnson head of household, roll T627_1828, enumeration district 82-67B, page 7A.
  2. [S5603] Bowers6254, family tree titled "Bruce Bowers Tree", ancestry.com, trees.ancestry.com, Douglas, MA, viewed May 2014.
  3. [S204] Assumption of Researcher,.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Virginia Johnson1

ID #30987
Biography:
  • Last Edited: 23 Aug 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S4696] 1940 US Federal Census, Grosse Pointe, Wayne County, Michigan, digital image Ancestry.com Operations Inc; National Archives micropublication, Courtney Johnson head of household, roll T627_1828, enumeration district 82-67B, page 7A.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


John Hughes Stodter1

ID #30988, (1899-1990)

Family: Barbara Johnson b. 30 Mar 1921, d. 12 Jun 2003

Biography:
  • John Hughes Stodter was born on 15 Nov 1899, in Ohio.1
  • Father: Charles E Stodter (b 1871) - Mother: Cora Pauline Stowe (b 1872.)1
  • He graduated from US Military Academy in West Point, New York, in 1922.2
  • He was awarded the Legion of Merit for exceptionally meretorious conduct in the performance of outstanding services to the Government of the US in the China-Burma-India Theatre from 1944-1945.2
  • John was married twice previously.3
  • He married Barbara Johnson, daughter of Courtney William Johnson and Pauline Agnes Watson, s 1948.1,4
  • John and Barbara had three children.1
  • John rose to be a Colonel in the military - he served in WW I, WW II and Korea.5
  • John Hughes Stodter died on 15 Jan 1990 in Powhatan, Virginia, at age 90.1
  • He was buried at the Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia.5
  • Last Edited: 19 Apr 2017

Sources of Information

  1. [S5603] Bowers6254, family tree titled "Bruce Bowers Tree", ancestry.com, trees.ancestry.com, Douglas, MA, viewed May 2014.
  2. [S5605] Web Site: Military Times- a Gannett Company, Web site for military news www.IMBD.com, viewed May 2014.
  3. [S3612] Find A Grave: Bellefontaine Cemetery, St Louis , Missouri , Margaret Rumsey Stodter, created by Barbara Haines, added Mar 2013, memorial number 106125543.
  4. [S204] Assumption of Researcher,.
  5. [S973] Find A Grave: Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia , John Hughes Stodter, created by John C Andersoni Mar 2010, Memorial Number 49357704.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Timothy Hughes Stodter1

ID #30989, (1950-1963)
Biography:
  • Timothy Hughes Stodter was born in 1950.1
  • He died in 1963.1
  • Last Edited: 2 May 2014

Sources of Information

  1. [S5603] Bowers6254, family tree titled "Bruce Bowers Tree", ancestry.com, trees.ancestry.com, Douglas, MA, viewed May 2014.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Beatrice Morgan1

ID #30990, (1921-1999)

Family: Courtney Johnson b. 25 Nov 1922, d. 1 Jun 2001

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 25 Apr 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S5603] Bowers6254, family tree titled "Bruce Bowers Tree", ancestry.com, trees.ancestry.com, Douglas, MA, viewed May 2014.
  2. [S204] Assumption of Researcher,.
  3. [S3407] Find A Grave: Glenwood Cemetery, Flint , Michigan , Courtney Johnson Jr, created by Tru-Leigh, added Oct 2013, memorial number 199233304.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Campbell Mills1

ID #30991, (1922-1996)

Family: Paula Johnson b. 25 Dec 1928, d. 20 Feb 2009

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 25 Nov 2014

Sources of Information

  1. [S5603] Bowers6254, family tree titled "Bruce Bowers Tree", ancestry.com, trees.ancestry.com, Douglas, MA, viewed May 2014.
  2. [S204] Assumption of Researcher,.

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Robin Nichols1

ID #30992
Biography:
  • Last Edited: 1 Jan 2017

Sources of Information

  1. [S4799] 1940 US Federal Census, Palo Alto, Santa Clara County, California, digital image unknown repository; National Archives micropublication, Leslie Nichols head of household, roll T627_336, enumeration district 43-39, page 9A.
  2. [S1047] California Birth Index, 1905-1995, online index database, digitized by Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005 www.ancestry.com. (Original publication: State of California California Birth Index, 1905-1995, Sacramento, CA, USA: State of California Department of Health Services, Center for Health Statistics).

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Mary Maurison Gibb1,2

ID #30993, (c 1901-)

Family: Leslie J Nichols b. 13 Oct 1894, d. 16 Dec 1969

Biography:
  • Mary Maurison Gibb was born c 1901, in New York.1
  • Father: Arthur Norman Gibb (b 1868) - Mother: Henrietta Miriam Collins (b 1874.)2
  • She completed three years of college.1
  • She married Leslie J Nichols, son of William E Nichols and C Maud Johnson, s 1923.1,3
  • As of c 1931 Mary and Leslie lived in Ithaca, New York, where Leslie built a hospital.4
  • In 1934 Mary and Leslie moved to Palo Alto, California, with their family.4
  • Mary Maurison Gibb was an interior designer.1
  • Leslie J Nichols and Mary appeared on the 1940 Federal Census of Palo Alto, Santa Clara County, California, at 1637 Emerson St, enumerated 11 Apr 1940, They rent their home for $100.1
  • Last Edited: 24 Aug 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S4799] 1940 US Federal Census, Palo Alto, Santa Clara County, California, digital image unknown repository; National Archives micropublication, Leslie Nichols head of household, roll T627_336, enumeration district 43-39, page 9A.
  2. [S5611] Kroghm, family tree titled "John Nichols of Connecticut and Bradford County, Pennsylvania", ancestry.com, trees.ancestry.com, viewed May 2014.
  3. [S204] Assumption of Researcher,.
  4. [S5612] William Nichols, Santa Cruz Sentinel website Obituary from newspaper online, 25 Feb 2009 obituary notice ,www.legacy.com/obituaries.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


William E Nichols1

ID #30994, (1923-2009)

Bill Nichols
1923-2009

Family 2: Lynne Degnan

Biography:
  • William E Nichols was born on 16 Feb 1923, in New York City, New York.1,2,3
  • William moved to Ithaca, New York, with his parents.3
  • With their family.3
  • William was in the Air Force, earning his flying wings in 1945. He was an instructor and then a B-17 pilot. Later he was stationed at Langley Air Force field in Virginia, flying B-29s.3
  • William attended Stanford Univeristy where he was a member of Chi Psi fraternity.3
  • He married Mrs Margaret (Unknown) Nichols s 1946.3,4
  • William E Nichols was working in radio in KCRA in Sacramento and station manager for over 20 years at KFRC in San Francisco.3
  • He married Lynne Degnan.3,4
  • William E Nichols died on 20 Feb 2009 in Ben Lommond, California, at age 86.3
  • The cause of his death was cancer.3
  • An obituary was published in the Santa Cruz Sentinel, on 26 Feb 2009.3
  • To view the notice, please click here.3


    William Nichols           

    William Nichols died of cancer at his home in Ben Lomond on February 20, 2009.

    Bill was born February 16, 1923 in New York City, to Mary and Leslie Nichols. He lived in Larchmont, New York for nine years before moving to Ithaca, New York, where his father built a hospital. The family moved to Palo Alto, CA in 1924, and Bill attended Addison Grammar School, Palo Alto High School, and Stanford University where he was a member of Chi Psi fraternity.

    Bill joined the Air Force in 1943 and became an aviation cadet, earning his wings in 1945. He became an instructor and then a B-17 pilot. Upon returning from England, he was stationed at Langley Field in Virginia, flying B-29s.

    After the Air Force, Bill went into radio work at KCRA in Sacramento and later at KFRC in San Francisco. He was a radio salesman and station manager for over 20 years and worked in display advertising at the Palo Alto Times for many years.

    Bill lived in Palo Alto with his wife, Peggy, who died in 1982. He moved to Ben Lomond in 1984. He is survived by his wife, Lynne Degnan Nichols, his children, Kathy, Ted and Bob, seven grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, and his sister Robin Cross, and his faithful companion, Goldie.

    A celebration of his life will be held at a later date. Remembrances may be given in Bill's name to: Hospice of Santa Cruz, 940 Disc Dr., Scotts Valley, CA 95066

    Published in the Santa Cruz Sentinel on 2/26/2009

  • He is survived by his wife, three children, 7 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren .5
  • Last Edited: 18 Apr 2017

Sources of Information

  1. [S4799] 1940 US Federal Census, Palo Alto, Santa Clara County, California, digital image unknown repository; National Archives micropublication, Leslie Nichols head of household, roll T627_336, enumeration district 43-39, page 9A.
  2. [S5611] Kroghm, family tree titled "John Nichols of Connecticut and Bradford County, Pennsylvania", ancestry.com, trees.ancestry.com, viewed May 2014.
  3. [S5612] William Nichols, Santa Cruz Sentinel website Obituary from newspaper online, 25 Feb 2009 obituary notice ,www.legacy.com/obituaries.
  4. [S204] Assumption of Researcher,.
  5. [S1469] Veromi, a current name and address on-line database, www.veromi.net, viewed May 2014.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Mrs Margaret (Unknown) Nichols1

ID #30995, (s 1925-1982)

Family: William E Nichols b. 16 Feb 1923, d. 20 Feb 2009

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 4 May 2014

Sources of Information

  1. [S5612] William Nichols, Santa Cruz Sentinel website Obituary from newspaper online, 25 Feb 2009 obituary notice ,www.legacy.com/obituaries.
  2. [S204] Assumption of Researcher,.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Lynne Degnan1

ID #30996

Family: William E Nichols b. 16 Feb 1923, d. 20 Feb 2009

Biography:
  • Last Edited: 22 Jun 2014

Sources of Information

  1. [S5612] William Nichols, Santa Cruz Sentinel website Obituary from newspaper online, 25 Feb 2009 obituary notice ,www.legacy.com/obituaries.
  2. [S204] Assumption of Researcher,.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Kathy Nichols1

ID #30997
Biography:
  • Last Edited: 4 May 2014

Sources of Information

  1. [S5612] William Nichols, Santa Cruz Sentinel website Obituary from newspaper online, 25 Feb 2009 obituary notice ,www.legacy.com/obituaries.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Ted Nichols1

ID #30998
Biography:
  • Last Edited: 4 May 2014

Sources of Information

  1. [S5612] William Nichols, Santa Cruz Sentinel website Obituary from newspaper online, 25 Feb 2009 obituary notice ,www.legacy.com/obituaries.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Bob Nichols1

ID #30999
Biography:
  • Last Edited: 4 May 2014

Sources of Information

  1. [S5612] William Nichols, Santa Cruz Sentinel website Obituary from newspaper online, 25 Feb 2009 obituary notice ,www.legacy.com/obituaries.

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Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Ralph H Cross1

ID #31000
Biography:
  • Last Edited: 1 Jan 2017

Sources of Information

  1. [S1047] California Birth Index, 1905-1995, online index database, digitized by Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2005 www.ancestry.com. (Original publication: State of California California Birth Index, 1905-1995, Sacramento, CA, USA: State of California Department of Health Services, Center for Health Statistics).

***NOTE******NOTE******NOTE***


Dates using 's' or 'say' are educated guesses by me.
If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.