Albert Arthur Howe1

ID #33701, (c 1886-)

Biography

  • Albert Arthur Howe was born c 1886, in Iowa.2
  • He married Laila Inman, daughter of Henry Lafayette Inman and Melissa Adeline Echelbarger, on Wednesday, 27 Oct 1909 in Bancroft, Iowa.1
  • Albert Arthur Howe was Albert was a Methodist minister.2
  • Father: Edwin A Howe - Mother: Rose Polly Eastman.1
  • Albert Arthur Howe and Laila appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of Buffalo Center, Winnebago County, Iowa, at 2nd Ave, enumerated 5 Apr 1930, They rent their home for $20. They own a radio.2
  • Last Edited: 11 Dec 2015

Sources of Information

  1. [S2725] Iowa, Select Marriages, 1809-1992, online index database, digitized by Salt Lake City: Utah Family Search, 2013 Ancestry.com. (Original publication: ancestry.com Operations, Inc).
  2. [S1866] 1930 US Federal Census, Buffalo Center, Winnebago County, Iowa, digital image Ancestry.com ; National Archives micropublication, Albert Howe head of household, Roll 688, enumeration district 0001, page 3B.

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Kenneth Howe1

ID #33702
  • Last Edited: 11 Dec 2015

Sources of Information

  1. [S1866] 1930 US Federal Census, Buffalo Center, Winnebago County, Iowa, digital image Ancestry.com ; National Archives micropublication, Albert Howe head of household, Roll 688, enumeration district 0001, page 3B.

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Edith Howe1

ID #33703
  • Last Edited: 11 Dec 2015

Sources of Information

  1. [S1866] 1930 US Federal Census, Buffalo Center, Winnebago County, Iowa, digital image Ancestry.com ; National Archives micropublication, Albert Howe head of household, Roll 688, enumeration district 0001, page 3B.

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Myrtle M Inman1,2

ID #33704, (1877-1966)

Family: Frank Ringsdorf b. 1868, d. 1920

Biography

  • Myrtle M Inman was born on 25 Jun 1877, in Bancroft, Iowa.1,2,3,4
  • She appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Greenwood, Kossuth County, Iowa , at Ramsay, enumerated 1 Jun 1900 in the household of her parents Henry Lafayette Inman and Melissa.5
  • Myrtle M Inman married Frank Ringsdorf on Wednesday, 24 Jul 1907 in Bancroft, Iowa.1,2
  • Frank Ringsdorf and Myrtle appeared on the 1910 Federal Census of Buffalo, Kossuth County, Iowa, enumerated 28 Apr 1910, They own their home free of mortgage.6
  • Myrtle M Inman appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of Greenwood, Kossuth County, Iowa, enumerated 5 Apr 1930, She owns her home with a reported value of $5,000. She also owns a radio. Also listed with the family were Thomas W Murphy age 19 lodger and Clifford Pelleymounter age 18.7
  • She died on 7 May 1966 in Woden, Iowa, at age 88.1,3,4
  • She was buried at the Buffalo Township Cemetery in Titonka, Iowa.4
  • Last Edited: 16 Apr 2018

Sources of Information

  1. [S1224] James, family tree titled "The Sargent-Sergent Family Tree", published by Ancestry, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named sargent-sergent, updated Jul 2009, viewed Dec 2015.
  2. [S2725] Iowa, Select Marriages, 1809-1992, online index database, digitized by Salt Lake City: Utah Family Search, 2013 Ancestry.com. (Original publication: ancestry.com Operations, Inc).
  3. [S309] US Social Security Administration, "Social Security Death Index", On-line index database.
  4. [S2597] Find A Grave: Buffalo Township Cemetery, Titonka, Iowa, Myrtle M Inman Ringsdorf, created by Mike, added Dec 2008, memorial number 32050044.
  5. [S2202] 1900 US Federal Census, Ramsey, Kossuth County, Iowa, digital image Ancestry.com ; National Archives micropublication, Henry Inman head of household, Roll 441, Enumeration District 0140, page 3A.
  6. [S1894] 1910 US Federal Census, Buffalo, Kossuth County, Iowa, digital image Ancestry.com ; National Archives micropublication, Frank Ringsdorf head of household, Roll T624_409, Enumeration district 0152, Page 8A.
  7. [S2587] 1930 US Federal Census, Greenwood, Kossuth County, Iowa, digital image Ancestry.com ; National Archives micropublication, Myrtle Ringsdorf head of household, Roll T624_663, Enumeration district 0018, Page 5A.
  8. [S2597] Find A Grave: Buffalo Township Cemetery, Titonka, Iowa, Verne R Ringsdorf, created by Mike, added Dec 2008, memorial number 32050046.

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Frank Ringsdorf1,2

ID #33705, (1868-1920)

Family: Myrtle M Inman b. 25 Jun 1877, d. 7 May 1966

Biography

  • Last Edited: 1 Sep 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S1224] James, family tree titled "The Sargent-Sergent Family Tree", published by Ancestry, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named sargent-sergent, updated Jul 2009, viewed Dec 2015.
  2. [S2725] Iowa, Select Marriages, 1809-1992, online index database, digitized by Salt Lake City: Utah Family Search, 2013 Ancestry.com. (Original publication: ancestry.com Operations, Inc).
  3. [S1894] 1910 US Federal Census, Buffalo, Kossuth County, Iowa, digital image Ancestry.com ; National Archives micropublication, Frank Ringsdorf head of household, Roll T624_409, Enumeration district 0152, Page 8A.
  4. [S2597] Find A Grave: Buffalo Township Cemetery, Titonka, Iowa, Frank Ringsdorf, created by Mike, added Dec 2008, memorial number 32050042.
  5. [S2597] Find A Grave: Buffalo Township Cemetery, Titonka, Iowa, Verne R Ringsdorf, created by Mike, added Dec 2008, memorial number 32050046.
  6. [S2587] 1930 US Federal Census, Greenwood, Kossuth County, Iowa, digital image Ancestry.com ; National Archives micropublication, Myrtle Ringsdorf head of household, Roll T624_663, Enumeration district 0018, Page 5A.

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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.


Robert Ringsdorf1

ID #33706
  • Last Edited: 1 Sep 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S1224] James, family tree titled "The Sargent-Sergent Family Tree", published by Ancestry, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named sargent-sergent, updated Jul 2009, viewed Dec 2015.

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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.


Clifford Maurice Ringsdorf1,2

ID #33707, (1912-1958)

Clifford Maurice Ringsdorf
1912-1958

Biography

  • Clifford Maurice Ringsdorf was born on 19 Jan 1912, in Titonka, Iowa.1,2
  • He appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of Greenwood, Kossuth County, Iowa in the household of his mother Myrtle M Inman.1
  • Clifford Maurice Ringsdorf died on 26 Jun 1958 in Algona, Iowa, at age 46.2
  • He was buried at the Buffalo Township Cemetery in Titonka, Iowa.2
  • Last Edited: 1 Sep 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S2587] 1930 US Federal Census, Greenwood, Kossuth County, Iowa, digital image Ancestry.com ; National Archives micropublication, Myrtle Ringsdorf head of household, Roll T624_663, Enumeration district 0018, Page 5A.
  2. [S2597] Find A Grave: Buffalo Township Cemetery, Titonka, Iowa, Clifford Maurice Ringsdorf, created by Mike, added Dec 2008, memorial number 32050041.

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If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Minnie Inman1

ID #33708, (1881-1892)

Biography

  • Minnie Inman was born in 1881.1
  • She died on 26 Oct 1892.1,2
  • She was buried at the Greenwood Cemetery in Bancroft, Iowa.2
  • Last Edited: 12 Dec 2015

Sources of Information

  1. [S1224] James, family tree titled "The Sargent-Sergent Family Tree", published by Ancestry, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named sargent-sergent, updated Jul 2009, viewed Dec 2015.
  2. [S2596] Find A Grave: Greenwood Cemetery, Bancroft, Iowa, Minnie Inman, created by Robbie Decker, added Jul 2013, memorial number 113448409.

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If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Bertha Inman1

ID #33709, (1881-1889)

Biography

  • Bertha Inman was born in 1881.1
  • She died in 1889.1
  • Last Edited: 12 Dec 2015

Sources of Information

  1. [S1224] James, family tree titled "The Sargent-Sergent Family Tree", published by Ancestry, wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com, from database named sargent-sergent, updated Jul 2009, viewed Dec 2015.

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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.


Verne R Ringsdorf1

ID #33710, (1908-1909)

Biography

  • Verne R Ringsdorf was born on 22 Aug 1908.1
  • He died on 1 Dec 1909 at age 1.1
  • Last Edited: 12 Dec 2015

Sources of Information

  1. [S2597] Find A Grave: Buffalo Township Cemetery, Titonka, Iowa, Verne R Ringsdorf, created by Mike, added Dec 2008, memorial number 32050046.

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If I don't know a female last name she will be identified with a 'Mrs' and her husband's name.


Lillian Marie Godfredsen1

ID #33711

Family: Clifford Maurice Ringsdorf b. 19 Jan 1912, d. 26 Jun 1958

  • Last Edited: 12 Dec 2015

Sources of Information

  1. [S2597] Find A Grave: Buffalo Township Cemetery, Titonka, Iowa, Clifford Maurice Ringsdorf, created by Mike, added Dec 2008, memorial number 32050041.

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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.


Jane Marie Ringsdorf1

ID #33712, (1933-2010)

Jane Marie Ringsdorf Hildebrand Blanchard
1933-2010

Family 2: Gene Blanchard

Biography

  • Jane Marie Ringsdorf was born on 9 Nov 1933, in Kossuth County, Iowa.2
  • She died on 18 Jul 2010 in Spencer, Iowa, at age 76.2
  • She was buried at the East Lawn Cemetery in Algona, Iowa.2
  • An obituary was published.2
  • To view the notice, please click here.2


    Jane Marie Blanchard, the daughter of Clifford and Lillian (Godfredsen) Ringsdorf, was born on November 9, 1933 on their family farm in Kossuth County, Iowa. She received her early education in the Titonka area and graduated from Titonka High School. After high school, Jane married Glenn (Bud) Hildebrand on September 6, 1952.

    On May 25, 1968, Jane married Harold Gene Blanchard in Spencer, Iowa. Following their marriage, they lived in Spencer. Jane worked as a waitress at Stub's ranch kitchen, was a photographer for the Spencer Daily Reporter, but what she was most proud of was to be the first woman dispatcher for the Spencer Police Department. In 1980 the couple became involved with the Nebraska Horse Racing Circuit, they enjoyed doing this together for 26 years. Jane did par mutual window sales and helped Gene until her retirement in 2006. She was a member of the Horseman's HPBA and First English Lutheran Church. In her spare time she enjoyed lots of activities including golf, bowling, playing bridge and bingo, horse training with her husband and, most of all, spending time her family and watching her grandkids' activities.

    Jane passed away on July 18, 2010, at the Spencer Hospital at the age of 76. She was preceded in death by her father; her grandson, Ross Blanchard; one great grandson, Liam Blanchard; two sisters: Beverly Zittritsch and Janice Struthers; and two brothers-in-law, Kirk Struthers and Delbert Blanchard.

    Left to cherish her memory are her husband, Gene of Spencer; two daughters: Marilyn and Randy Friesen of Great Falls, MT and Michelle and Ken Juede of Phoenix, AZ; two stepsons: Kim and Cindy Blanchard of Spencer, IA and Pat Blanchard of Pacific Jct., IA; two stepdaughters: Susan and Tim Norgaard and Lori and Darrel Kramer, all of Spencer, IA; 14 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren; her mother, Lillian Porter and her husband, Jack of Spencer, IA; two brothers, Richard and Shirley Ringsdorf of Algona, IA and Terry Ringsdorf of Omaha, NE; three sisters: Sharon and Charles Elbert of Mason City, IA, Bonnie and Ron Zittritsch of Morton, IL and Shirley and Peter Smith of Texas; one brother-in-law, Tom Zittritsch of Spencer, IA; other relatives and friends.
  • Last Edited: 31 May 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S2597] Find A Grave: Buffalo Township Cemetery, Titonka, Iowa, Clifford Maurice Ringsdorf, created by Mike, added Dec 2008, memorial number 32050041.
  2. [S2844] Find A Grave: East Lawn Cemetery, Algona, Iowa, Jane Marie Ringsdorf Blanchard, created by Robbie Decker, added Mar 2012, memorial number 87024678.

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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.


Richard Allen Ringsdorf1

ID #33713
  • Last Edited: 31 Dec 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S2597] Find A Grave: Buffalo Township Cemetery, Titonka, Iowa, Clifford Maurice Ringsdorf, created by Mike, added Dec 2008, memorial number 32050041.

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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.


Sharon Lee Ringsdorf1

ID #33714

Family: Charles E Elbert b. 15 Sep 1929, d. 24 Dec 2013

  • Last Edited: 31 Dec 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S2597] Find A Grave: Buffalo Township Cemetery, Titonka, Iowa, Clifford Maurice Ringsdorf, created by Mike, added Dec 2008, memorial number 32050041.
  2. [S2597] Find A Grave: Buffalo Township Cemetery, Titonka, Iowa, Charles E Elbert, created by Anonymous, added Dec 2013, memorial number 122181868.

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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.


Bonnie LaVonne Ringsdorf1

ID #33715
  • Last Edited: 29 Sep 2017

Sources of Information

  1. [S2843] Find A Grave: Riverside Cemetery, Spencer, Iowa, Beverly Jean Ringsdorf Zittritsch, created by Dotti (Hymer) Porter, added May 2012, memorial number 89894883.
  2. [S2597] Find A Grave: Buffalo Township Cemetery, Titonka, Iowa, Clifford Maurice Ringsdorf, created by Mike, added Dec 2008, memorial number 32050041.

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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.


Beverly Jean Ringsdorf1

ID #33716, (1941-2007)

Beverly Jean Ringsdorf Zittritsch
1941-2007

Biography

  • Beverly Jean Ringsdorf was born on 3 Jan 1941, in Titonka, Iowa.2
  • She married Thomas Joseph Zittritsch on Tuesday, 24 Jun 1958 in Rock Rapids, Iowa.3,2
  • Beverly and Thomas lived in Spencer, Iowa.2
  • Beverly enjoyed bingo, playing cards, knitting, crocheting and reading.2
  • Beverly Jean Ringsdorf died on 1 Nov 2007 in Rochester, Minnesota, at age 66.3,2
  • She was buried at the Riverside Cemetery in Spencer, Iowa.2
  • An obituary was published.2
  • To view the notice, please click here.2


    Beverly Zittritsch
    January 3, 1941 - November 1, 2007

    Beverly Jean Zittritsch, the daughter of Clifford and Lillian Godfredson Ringsdorf, was born January 3, 1941 in Titonka, Iowa. She received her early education in Algona, Iowa.

    Bev married Thomas Zittritsch on June 24, 1958 in Rock Rapids, Iowa. Following their marriage, they moved to Spencer where Bev worked as a waitress at Stub's Ranch Kitchen and later, Thurston's. She then worked at Van Ladder and for 19 years she was employed at Spencer Municipal Utilities until retiring in 2001. Bev was a member of the Eagle's. In her spare time, she enjoyed bingo, playing cards, knitting, crocheting, reading and most of all spending time with her family.

    Bev passed away on November 1, 2007 at St. Mary's Hospital in Rochester, MN at the age of 66. She is preceded in death by her father.

    She is survived by her husband, Tom Zittritsch of Spencer; 2 sons and their wives: Jim and Joyce Zittritsch of Norfolk, NE and Steve and Beth Zittritsch of Spencer; her daughter, Lori Damman of Spencer; 6 grandchildren: Megan and Mandy Zittritsch, Samantha Sullivan, Michael and Nicholas Zittritsch and Darrian Adkins; her mother and step-father, Lillian and Jack Porter of Spencer; 2 brothers: Dick Ringsdorf and his wife, Shirley of Algona, IA and Terry Ringsdorf of Omaha, NE; 5 sisters and their husbands: Jane and Gene Blanchard of Spencer, Bonnie and Ronnie Zittritsch of Morton, IL, Sharon and Chuck Elbert of Mason City, IA, Janice and Kirk Struthers of Algona, IA and Shirley and Peter Smith of Alabama; other relatives and friends.
  • Last Edited: 9 Oct 2017

Sources of Information

  1. [S2597] Find A Grave: Buffalo Township Cemetery, Titonka, Iowa, Clifford Maurice Ringsdorf, created by Mike, added Dec 2008, memorial number 32050041.
  2. [S2843] Find A Grave: Riverside Cemetery, Spencer, Iowa, Beverly Jean Ringsdorf Zittritsch, created by Dotti (Hymer) Porter, added May 2012, memorial number 89894883.
  3. [S2844] Find A Grave: East Lawn Cemetery, Algona, Iowa, Jane Marie Ringsdorf Blanchard, created by Robbie Decker, added Mar 2012, memorial number 87024678.

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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.


Terry Robert Ringsdorf1

ID #33717
  • Last Edited: 29 Sep 2017

Sources of Information

  1. [S2597] Find A Grave: Buffalo Township Cemetery, Titonka, Iowa, Clifford Maurice Ringsdorf, created by Mike, added Dec 2008, memorial number 32050041.

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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.


Janice Elaine Ringsdorf1

ID #33718, (1945-2008)

Family: Kirk Michael Struthers b. 2 Nov 1943, d. b 2010

Biography

  • Janice Elaine Ringsdorf was born on 26 Jun 1945, in Algona, Iowa.2
  • She married Kirk Michael Struthers on Saturday, 10 Jul 1965 in Algona, Iowa.3,2
  • Janice Elaine Ringsdorf died on 18 May 2008 at age 62.3,2
  • She was buried at the East Lawn Cemetery in Algona, Iowa.2
  • An obituary was published.2
  • To view the notice, please click here.2


    passed away Sunday evening, May 18, 2008.
    A funeral service will be held, 10:30 a.m., Thursday at First United Methodist Church, Algona, with Rev. Mike Orthel officiating.

    Visitation will be held today one hour prior to the service at the church.

    Burial will be in East Lawn Cemetery, Algona.

    Janice Elaine Struthers was born June 26, 1945, in Algona, the seventh of eight children of Clifford and Lillian (Godfredsen) Ringsdorf. She grew up in the Algona area graduating from Algona High School in 1963.

    Jan was married to Kirk M. Struthers on July 10, 1965, at the First United Methodist Church in Algona. She worked for seven years as a dental assistant for Dr. Harris. Upon motherhood, she chose to work various jobs from home while caring for her children, Angi and Todd.

    She was preceded in death by her father, Clifford Ringsdorf; her sister, Beverly Zittritsch; father-in-law, Dale Struthers; mother-in-law, Sadie Struthers; and a brother-in-law, Ross Struthers.

    Jan is survived by her husband of 42 years, Kirk Struthers, Algona; two children: Angela (Angi) Bernhard and her husband, Jerry of Mason City, and Todd Struthers and his wife, Tammy of Omaha, Neb.; four grandchildren: her mother, Lillian Ringsdorf Porter and her husband, Jack of Spencer; six brothers and sisters: Jane Blanchard and her husband, Gene of Spencer, Richard Ringsdorf and his wife, Shirley of Algona, Sharon Elbert and her husband, Charles of Mason City, Bonnie Zittritsch and her husband, Ron of Morton, Ill., Terry Ringsdorf of Omaha, Neb.,, and Shirley Smith and her husband, Peter of Birmingham, Ala.; three brothers-in-law: Tom Zittritsch of Spencer, Lee Struthers and his wife, Marjorie of Spirit Lake, and Lynn Struthers and his wife, Barbara of Foley, Ala.; and a sister-in-law, Pauline Struthers of Algona
  • Last Edited: 12 Dec 2015

Sources of Information

  1. [S2597] Find A Grave: Buffalo Township Cemetery, Titonka, Iowa, Clifford Maurice Ringsdorf, created by Mike, added Dec 2008, memorial number 32050041.
  2. [S2844] Find A Grave: East Lawn Cemetery, Algona, Iowa, Janice Elaine Ringsdorf Struthers, created by Robbie Decker, added Jan 2012, memorial number 83469918.
  3. [S2844] Find A Grave: East Lawn Cemetery, Algona, Iowa, Jane Marie Ringsdorf Blanchard, created by Robbie Decker, added Mar 2012, memorial number 87024678.

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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.


Shirley Ann Ringsdorf1

ID #33719

Family: Peter Smith

  • Last Edited: 29 Sep 2017

Sources of Information

  1. [S2597] Find A Grave: Buffalo Township Cemetery, Titonka, Iowa, Clifford Maurice Ringsdorf, created by Mike, added Dec 2008, memorial number 32050041.

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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.


Glenn Hildebrand1

ID #33720

Family: Jane Marie Ringsdorf b. 9 Nov 1933, d. 18 Jul 2010

  • Last Edited: 31 May 2016

Sources of Information

  1. [S2844] Find A Grave: East Lawn Cemetery, Algona, Iowa, Jane Marie Ringsdorf Blanchard, created by Robbie Decker, added Mar 2012, memorial number 87024678.

***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.