Della WALTON GESS

Female 1877 - 1934  (56 years)


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  • Name Della WALTON GESS 
    Born 18 Nov 1877  Clark County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 26 May 1934  Terre Haute, Vigo County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Terre Haute, Vigo County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I94007  FamilyWorld
    Last Modified 20 Apr 2015 

    Family Bona Clark 'Bonnie' HOWE,   b. 7 Jun 1868, Shelby County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Aug 1927, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Married 23 Aug 1913  Vigo County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • The marriage record of Bona Clark Howe and Della Gess cites the groom's residence Terre Haute, second marriage, divorced 10 years ago, occupation Laborer, born Shelby, Illinois 7 June 1868, son of Clark Munn Howe, deceased, occupation Farmer, born Edinburgh, Scotland, and Eliza Jane McLean, deceased, born Indiana. The bride's residence is Terre Haute, second marriage, widowed 1910, occupation At Home, born Marshall, Illinois 18 November 1874, daughter of Jacob Walton, deceased, born Indiana, and Nancy Clark, occupation At Home, born Greencastle, Indiana, residence Terre Haute. [1]
    Notes 
    • 1920 census of Terre Haute, Vigo County, Indiana, enumerated 16 January 1920:

      - Howe, Bonnie C., age 51, born Illinois, both parents born Illinois, occupation Laborer, Coke Plant.
      - Howe, Della, age 41, wife, born Illinois, both parents born Indiana.
      - Gess, Leroy, age 22, step-son, single, born Indiana, father born Indiana, mother born Illinois, occupation Laborer, Coke Plant.
      - Gess, Jacob, age 18, step-son, single, born Indiana, father born Indiana, mother born Illinois, occupation Asst. Foreman, Bag Factory.
      - Gess, John, age 14, step-son, born Indiana, father born Indiana, mother born Illinois, occupation Apprentice M----, Elie Plate Co.
      - Gess, Hollie, age 13, step-son, born Indiana, father born Indiana, mother born Illinois.

    Last Modified 21 Apr 2015 
    Family ID F31734  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 18 Nov 1877 - Clark County, Illinois Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 23 Aug 1913 - Vigo County, Indiana Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 May 1934 - Terre Haute, Vigo County, Indiana Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Terre Haute, Vigo County, Indiana Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S12] IGI, website: https://www.familysearch.org/, Indiana, Marriages, 1811-1959.