Nine Generations

Lily Brenner

Male, #242, Living



Parents


RelationshipsGrandnephew of Robert Cooper Jacobs
Grandson of Robert Martin Greenberg
2nd cousin 2 times removed of Harry Maxim Lieber
Son of Jeffrey Craig Brenner
4th great-grandson of Mordechai Eisenberg
1st cousin 2 times removed of Eric Stephen Leber
1st cousin 2 times removed of Boris Leber
2nd cousin of Theodore Edson Clark

Charts and other referencesEisenberg Descendancy Chart; Glotzer: Glotzer, Grantz, Guterman, Garfinkiel, & Chomentowski Descendancy Chart; Greenberg & Osina; Jankelewicz Descendancy Chart; Kuperman Descendancy Chart; Leber/Lieberman Descendancy Chart

Last Edited16 October 2022 08:41:13

Anna Gutter

Anna Gutter
Female, #243, Deceased, b. about 1886, d. 21 July 1949



Parents

FatherDavid Gutter (about 1860-)
MotherMrs. Rose [Gutter]

Family: Abraham Ewig (1878-1929)

SonHarry D. Ewig (1902-1965)
DaughterJean Ewig + (1905-1991)
DaughterRose Ewig + (1911-1998)
DaughterDoris Ethel Ewig + (1914-1997)
DaughterGladys Ewig + (1918-2002)
SonLouis Ewig + (1919-2014)
DaughterRegina Ewig + (1921-2014)

RelationshipsGrandmother of Linda Lax

Charts and other referencesEwig Descendancy Chart

Biographical Details

Married nameAnna Gutter was known as Anna Ewig after her marriage.1
Name-birthHer birth name was Chana Gutter. before her name was Americanized.2
About 1886BirthShe was born about 1886 in Przemyśl, Poland.1,2,3
About 1902Marr-PartnersShe married Abraham Ewig about 1902.1
1902Birth of ChildHer son, Harry D. Ewig, was born on 6 March 1902 in Przemyśl, Poland.
1905Birth of ChildHer daughter, Jean Ewig, was born on 8 October 1905 in Przemyśl, Poland.
1910ImmigrationAnna Gutter migrated to Ellis Island in New York, New York, on 18 February 1910.

They sailed aboard the SS President Lincoln.1,4

1911Birth of ChildHer daughter, Rose Ewig, was born on 29 October 1911 in New York, New York.
1914Birth of ChildHer daughter, Doris Ethel Ewig, was born on 25 May 1914 in New York, New York.
1918Birth of ChildHer daughter, Gladys Ewig, was born on 26 July 1918 in New York City.
1918Residence (family)Abraham Ewig and Anna Gutter lived at 194 Delancey Street in Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, on 12 September 1918.5
1919Birth of ChildHer son, Louis Ewig, was born on 15 September 1919 in New York, New York.
1921Birth of ChildHer daughter, Regina Ewig, was born on 25 September 1921 in New York, New York.
1925Residence (family)Abraham Ewig and Anna Gutter lived at 30 Goerck Street in New York, New York, on 1 June 1925. Goerck Street no longer exists. It was on the Lower East Side in what is now called Soho.6
1929Death of SpouseHer husband, Abraham Ewig, died on 31 March 1929 in Manhattan.
1930ResidenceShe lived at 144 Norfolk Street in New York, New York, on 4 April 1930.1
1940ResidenceShe lived at 156 South Sixth Street in Brooklyn, Kings County, New York, with Louis Ewig on 10 April 1940.7
1949DeathShe died on 21 July 1949 at Brooklyn State Hospital in Brooklyn, New York.8,9,10
1949BurialShe was buried on 22 July 1949 in Mt. Zion Cemetery in Maspeth, Queens County, New York. Her grave is at location 39R, Przemysler Society-2.8

Citations

  1. 1930 Federal Census
  2. Passenger Manifest, Merosh Ewig, SS President Grant, 18 Feb. 1910
  3. Death Certificate, Anna Ewig Brooklyn Cert. #156-49-313679, filed 22 Jul 1949
  4. Passenger Manifest, Merosh Ewig, SS President Lincoln, 18 Feb. 1910
  5. World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, Ancestry on-line; Card Serial #2521
  6. 1925 New York State Census (Ancestry.com), New York State Archives; Albany, New York; State Population Census Schedules, 1925; Election District: 06; Assembly District: 04; City: New York; County: New York; Page: 65
  7. 1940 Federal Census, Record originated in..., Anna Ewig household
  8. Mt. Zion Cemetery Interment Database, Anna Ewig, buried 22 July 1949
  9. New York City Death Index, 1862—1965, Ancestry.com, FHL film #1324925, Death certificate is #13679
  10. Death Certificate, Brooklyn Cert. #156-49-313679, filed 22 Jul 1949
Last Edited11 April 2022 18:22:32

Benjamin Nir

Male, #247, Living



Parents


Relationships1st cousin 2 times removed of Robert Cooper Jacobs
4th great-grandson of Mordechai Eisenberg
3rd cousin of Theodore Edson Clark

Charts and other referencesEisenberg Descendancy Chart; Glotzer: Glotzer, Grantz, Guterman, Garfinkiel, & Chomentowski Descendancy Chart; Kuperman Descendancy Chart

Last Edited28 March 2022 13:38:53

Jennifer Nir

Female, #248, Living



Parents


Relationships1st cousin 2 times removed of Robert Cooper Jacobs
4th great-granddaughter of Mordechai Eisenberg
3rd cousin of Theodore Edson Clark

Charts and other referencesEisenberg Descendancy Chart; Glotzer: Glotzer, Grantz, Guterman, Garfinkiel, & Chomentowski Descendancy Chart; Kuperman Descendancy Chart

Last Edited28 March 2022 13:38:53

Gabriella Nir

Female, #249, Living



Parents


Relationships1st cousin 2 times removed of Robert Cooper Jacobs
4th great-granddaughter of Mordechai Eisenberg
3rd cousin of Theodore Edson Clark

Charts and other referencesEisenberg Descendancy Chart; Glotzer: Glotzer, Grantz, Guterman, Garfinkiel, & Chomentowski Descendancy Chart; Kuperman Descendancy Chart

Last Edited28 March 2022 13:38:53

Yitzchak Shor

Male, #250, Living



Parents


Relationships1st cousin 2 times removed of Robert Cooper Jacobs
4th great-grandson of Mordechai Eisenberg
3rd cousin of Theodore Edson Clark

Charts and other referencesEisenberg Descendancy Chart; Glotzer: Glotzer, Grantz, Guterman, Garfinkiel, & Chomentowski Descendancy Chart; Kuperman Descendancy Chart

Last Edited28 March 2022 13:38:53

Tamara Shor

Female, #251, Living



Parents


Relationships1st cousin 2 times removed of Robert Cooper Jacobs
4th great-granddaughter of Mordechai Eisenberg
3rd cousin of Theodore Edson Clark

Charts and other referencesEisenberg Descendancy Chart; Glotzer: Glotzer, Grantz, Guterman, Garfinkiel, & Chomentowski Descendancy Chart; Kuperman Descendancy Chart

Last Edited28 March 2022 13:38:53

Ayelet Shor

Male, #252, Living



Parents


Relationships1st cousin 2 times removed of Robert Cooper Jacobs
4th great-grandson of Mordechai Eisenberg
3rd cousin of Theodore Edson Clark

Charts and other referencesEisenberg Descendancy Chart; Glotzer: Glotzer, Grantz, Guterman, Garfinkiel, & Chomentowski Descendancy Chart; Kuperman Descendancy Chart

Last Edited28 March 2022 13:38:53

Alon Shor

Male, #253, Living



Parents


Relationships1st cousin 2 times removed of Robert Cooper Jacobs
4th great-grandson of Mordechai Eisenberg
3rd cousin of Theodore Edson Clark

Charts and other referencesEisenberg Descendancy Chart; Glotzer: Glotzer, Grantz, Guterman, Garfinkiel, & Chomentowski Descendancy Chart; Kuperman Descendancy Chart

Last Edited28 March 2022 13:38:53

Jack Hall Owens

Male, #254, Living






Last Edited5 July 2021 06:03:10

Eugenia Harkless

Female, #255, Living



Parents


RelationshipsSister of Allison Harkless


Last Edited5 July 2021 06:10:10

Samuel Leonard Pardue

Male, #256, Living






Last Edited5 July 2021 06:03:10

Jessie Edson

Female, #257, Deceased, b. 17 November 1861, d. 18 May 1905



Parents

FatherGardner Martin Edson (1827-1881)
MotherMary Ellen Gillespie (1838-1935)

Family: Henry Anson White (1853-1938)


RelationshipsGreat-grandaunt of Mollie Jenks Edson
3rd great-grandaunt of Theodore Edson Clark

Charts and other referencesEdson Descendancy Chart

Biographical Details

Married nameJessie Edson was known as Jessie White after her marriage.
1861BirthShe was born on 17 November 1861 in Madison Township, Hancock County, Iowa. The Edson Family History states her birthdate as 17 November 1861.1,2,3
1870ResidenceShe lived in Lewis Township, Holt County, Missouri, on 7 June 1870.4
ResidenceShe lived in Sabetha, Nemaha County, Kansas, between 1871 and 1872.5
ResidenceShe lived in Smith Center, Smith County, Kansas, from 1875 to 1880. In 1880 the town was also known as Centre Township.6,7
1876AnecdoteOn 4 July 1876 represented the Goddess of Liberty at Smith County's centennial celebration of American independence.8
1880OccupationIn 1880 Jessie Edson was a school teacher in Smith Center, Smith County, Kansas.9
1881DeathShe was saddened by the death of Gardner Martin Edson on 20 October 1881 at Kansas Central Hotel in Smith Center, Smith County, Kansas.10,11,12,13,14
About 1882AdoptionShe adopted a daughter, Edith, about 1882 in Smith County, Kansas.
1882Birth of ChildHer daughter, Edith Steele, was born on 1 July 1882 in Smith County, Kansas.
About 1882Note (fam)Henry Anson White and Jessie Edson adopted Edith Steele, the daughter of Margaret Maria Gillespie and Charles Steele. Charles Steele died in the same year that Edith was born. Unable to support her, her mother allowed the Whites to adopt her. Edith Steele died in childhood.
1883Marr-PartnersJessie Edson married Henry Anson White on 14 February 1883 in Smith Center, Smith County, Kansas.11
1883Residence (family)Henry Anson White and she lived in Lynden, Whatcom County, Washington, in 1883.1
1889Residence (family)Henry Anson White and she lived in Whatcom County, Washington, on 1 April 1889.15
1891Death of ChildHer daughter, Edith Steele, died on 18 November 1891 in Whatcom County, Washington.
SeparationHenry Anson White and Jessie Edson separated between 1899 and 1902. She is listed twice in the 1900 census: at home in Whatcom County with Henry White and in California, visiting her aunt Sarah Emily Gillespie Keeler.
1900AnecdoteOn 2 June 1900. Jessie Edson White was visiting her aunt, Sarah Gillespie, in California when the 1900 census was taken.16
1905DeathShe died on 18 May 1905 in Lynden, Whatcom County, Washington.3
About 1905BurialShe was buried about 19 May 1905 in Plot D178E of the Lynden Cemetery in Whatcom County, Washington. Her headstone is shared with Edith Steele (1882 - 1891), the girl she and Henry White adopted in 1882.3
1935Death of ParentHer mother, Mary Ellen Gillespie, died on 29 January 1935 in Lynden, Whatcom County, Washington.
1938Death of SpouseHer husband, Henry Anson White, died on 2 May 1938 in Sumas, Whatcom County, Washington.

Citations

  1. Edson Genealogical Association, Edson, Family History and Genealogy, Volume III (Edson Genealogical Association), Gardner Martin Edson entry
  2. 1900 Federal Census
  3. Find A Grave database, Online: http://www.findagrave.com, Memorial #6661151
  4. 1870 Federal Census
  5. Mollie Edson, Verboden: The Musings of a Washington Pioneer in a Dutch Community, 1890-1944, Multimedia Master's Degree Project Central Washington University, 1999, Letter, Ed Edson to George Burr, 1 November 1940, "It was while we lived in Sabetha before we moved to Smith Co. I was 11 or 12 years old."
  6. 1875 Kansas State Census, G.M. Edson
  7. 1850 Federal Census, Smith County, Kansas population schedule, Centre Township, Enumeration District 310, sheet 19, dwelling 80, family 83, National Archives micropublication T9-397 (Gardner M. Edson household).
  8. Mrs. William Hawes, The History of Smith Centre, Kansas, 1871-1971, 1st ed., 1971; Online: digital images, Allen County Public Library, The Internet Archive (https://archive.org/details/historyofsmithce00hawe), Accessed; 19 September 2017; 45
  9. 1880 Federal Census, NARA film T9-0397, via Find My Past
  10. 1900 Federal Census, Edward Edson
  11. Edson Family Association & Edson Genealogical Association, The Edsonian, Brewer, Maine: Edson Family Association, 1947 ff, Vol. 52, #3, Fall, 2000, p.37
  12. Mollie Edson, Verboden: The Musings of a Washington Pioneer in a Dutch Community, 1890-1944, Multimedia Master's Degree Project Central Washington University, 1999, /miscellaneous/42-11-30 Ed Autobiography#1.tif
  13. Smith County Kansas Pioneer, Smith Centre, Smith County, Kansas, ., Death's Doings.; October 28, 1881, Volume X, Number 2; p. 4, column 1, Filed as 0245.jpg in RCJ's Kansas papers directory.
  14. Kansas Free Press, Smith Centre, Kansas, DIED—On October 20th, 1881, Dr. G.M. Edson; 28 October 1881, vol. 3, No. 5; p. 5, Col. 2
  15. Washington State and Territorial Census, 1857 - 1892, Washington. Washington Territorial Census Rolls, 1857-1892. Olympia, Washington: Washington State Archives. Roll: V228_18
  16. 1900 Federal Census, Jessie E. Edson
Last Edited14 July 2022 06:11:42

David Christopher Holmes

David Holmes
Male, #258, Deceased, b. 24 January 1873, d. 13 June 1955



Parents

FatherHenry Holmes (1835-1914)
MotherMary Jane Garret (1840-1888)

Family 1: Lillie Beck (1880-1944)

DaughterLeona Holmes + (1898-1991)
DaughterIva Holmes (1902-1915)
DaughterVerna Holmes (1904-1993)
DaughterElvira Holmes + (1910-1998)

Family 2: Catherine ("Kate") Leese (1879-1963)


RelationshipsGreat-grandfather of Mollie Jenks Edson
3rd great-grandfather of Theodore Edson Clark


Biographical Details

NoteAccording to the 1910 federal census, his mother and father were born in England.
1873BirthDavid Christopher Holmes was born on 24 January 1873 in Rock Valley, Sioux County, Iowa.1,2,3,4,5,6,7
1885Residence (family)As children, George Henry Holmes, Sarah A. Holmes, Mary M. Holmes, David Christopher Holmes, Robert James Holmes, Pheabe Holmes, and Elizabeth Holmes lived with Henry Holmes and Mary Jane Garret in Rock Valley, Sioux County, Iowa, in 1885.8
1888Death of ParentHis mother, Mary Jane Garret, died on 20 October 1888 in Rock Valley, Sioux County, Iowa.
OccupationFrom 1896 to 1900 David Christopher Holmes was a barber in Alvord, Lyon County, Iowa.3,9,10,6
1896Marr-PartnersHe married Lillie Beck on 10 July 1896 in Alvord, Lyon County, Iowa.3,11,6
1898Birth of ChildHis daughter, Leona Holmes, was born on 15 September 1898 in Iowa.
1900Residence (family)He and Lillie Beck lived in Alvord, Doon Township, Lyon County, Iowa, on 5 June 1900.3
1902Birth of ChildHis daughter, Iva Holmes, was born on 29 July 1902 in Spokane, Washington.
1904Birth of ChildHis daughter, Verna Holmes, was born on 4 December 1904 in Odessa, Lincoln County, Washington.
1910OccupationIn 1910 David Christopher Holmes was a house carpenter in Iowa.9
Residence (family)He and Lillie Beck lived in Odessa, Lincoln County, Washington, from 1910 to 1920.9,12,1
1910Birth of ChildHis daughter, Elvira Holmes, was born on 18 February 1910 in Odessa, Lincoln County, Washington.
1914Death of ParentHis father, Henry Holmes, died on 13 February 1914 in Sheldon, O'Brien County, Iowa.
1915Death of ChildHis daughter, Iva Holmes, died on 3 December 1915 in Odessa, Lincoln County, Washington.
OccupationFrom 1918 to 1920 David Christopher Holmes was a county game warden in Odessa, Lincoln County, Washington.1,4
1918Physical DescriptionHe was described as medium height, stout build, blue eyes, light hair on 12 September 1918 in Odessa, Lincoln County, Washington.4
1930ResidenceHe lived in Opportunity, Spokane County, Washington, in 1930.2
1930OccupationIn 1930 David Christopher Holmes was a house carpenter.2
1944DeathHe was the informant for the death certificate of Lillie Beck in Opportunity, Spokane County, Washington, on 27 June 1944. The Washington death certificate spells her first name as "Lily."13
1946Marr-PartnersHe married Catherine ("Kate") Leese on 15 March 1946 at Unitarian Church in Spokane, Spokane County, Washington. The marriage was witnessed by Raymond Thomas Bigelow.14
1955ResidenceDavid Christopher Holmes lived at 8816 Eighth Ave., N.E., in Seattle, King County, Washington, in 1955.10
1955DeathHe died of a cerebral hemorrage on 13 June 1955 at Swedish Hospital in Seattle, Washington.15,16,10
1955CremationHe was cremated on 15 June 1955 at Butterworth Chapel in Seattle.10
1963Death of SpouseHis wife, Catherine ("Kate") Leese, died on 12 January 1963 in Bainbridge Island, Kitsap County, Washington.
NoteA newspaper obituary said he has a "sister in the East;" she is unknown so far.

Citations

  1. 1920 Federal Census
  2. 1930 Federal Census
  3. 1900 Federal Census
  4. World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, Lincoln County, Washington; Roll: 1991655; Draft Board: 0.
  5. Newspaper, Obituary, Seattle Daily Times, 14 June 1955, provides city of birth
  6. Marriage Certificate, Lyon County Register of Marriages, Vol. 2, p.65
  7. 1885 Iowa Census, David Holmes
  8. 1885 Iowa Census, Microfilm of Iowa State Censuses, 1856, 1885, 1895, 1905, 1915, 1925 (Ancestry On-line)
  9. 1910 Federal Census
  10. Newspaper, Obituary, Seattle Daily Times, 14 June 1955
  11. Iowa Marriages, 1809-1992, David Holmes & Lillie Beck, Family Search on-line, source film 1434690
  12. World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, David Christopher Holmes
  13. Death Certificate, Washington Cert. #339 (Lily Holmes), Date: 27 JUL 1944
  14. Marriage Certificate, King County Marriage Certificate Series A #123951, filed 21 March 1946
  15. Washington Death Index 1940-2014, David Christopher Holmes, Film #2033535; Image #648
  16. Telephone Interview, Janet-JeanEdson & RCJ, 19 July 2009
Last Edited28 May 2022 08:04:13

Lillie Beck

Lillie Beck Holmes
Female, #259, Deceased, b. May 1880, d. 27 June 1944



Parents

FatherGeorge Augustus Lauritz Beck (1838-1930)
MotherMargretha Jensen (1844-1922)

Family: David Christopher Holmes (1873-1955)

DaughterLeona Holmes + (1898-1991)
DaughterIva Holmes (1902-1915)
DaughterVerna Holmes (1904-1993)
DaughterElvira Holmes + (1910-1998)

RelationshipsGreat-grandmother of Mollie Jenks Edson
3rd great-grandmother of Theodore Edson Clark


Biographical Details

Married nameLillie Beck was known as Lillie Holmes after her marriage.
1880BirthShe was born in May 1880 in Sac County, Iowa. the Iowa marriage index says 1878, but her marriage certificate is dated 1880. The 1900 census says she was born in Iowa and her parents in Germany.1,2,3
1885ResidenceShe lived in Meadow Township, Clay County, Iowa, in 1885.4
1896Marr-PartnersShe married David Christopher Holmes on 10 July 1896 in Alvord, Lyon County, Iowa.1,2,5
1898Birth of ChildHer daughter, Leona Holmes, was born on 15 September 1898 in Iowa.
1900Residence (family)David Christopher Holmes and Lillie Beck lived in Alvord, Doon Township, Lyon County, Iowa, on 5 June 1900.1
1902Birth of ChildHer daughter, Iva Holmes, was born on 29 July 1902 in Spokane, Washington.
1904Birth of ChildHer daughter, Verna Holmes, was born on 4 December 1904 in Odessa, Lincoln County, Washington.
Residence (family)David Christopher Holmes and Lillie Beck lived in Odessa, Lincoln County, Washington, from 1910 to 1920.6,7,8
1910Birth of ChildHer daughter, Elvira Holmes, was born on 18 February 1910 in Odessa, Lincoln County, Washington.
1915Death of ChildHer daughter, Iva Holmes, died on 3 December 1915 in Odessa, Lincoln County, Washington.
1919Marr-PartnersLillie Beck was the mother of the bride at the wedding of Cecil Evart Jenks and Leona Holmes on 20 May 1919 in Spokane, Spokane County, Washington.8,9
1922Death of ParentHer mother, Margretha Jensen, died on 24 December 1922 in Spokane, Spokane County, Washington.
1930Death of ParentHer father, George Augustus Lauritz Beck, died on 23 March 1930 in Spokane, Washington.
1944DeathLillie Beck died of cirrhosis of the liver on 27 June 1944 in Opportunity, Spokane County, Washington. The Washington death certificate spells her first name as "Lily."10
1944CremationShe was cremated on 29 June 1944 in Spokane.
1955Death of SpouseHer husband, David Christopher Holmes, died on 13 June 1955 in Seattle, Washington.

Citations

  1. 1900 Federal Census
  2. Iowa Marriages, 1809-1992, David Holmes & Lillie Beck, Family Search on-line, source film 1434690
  3. Marriage Certificate, Lyon County Register of Marriages, Vol. 2, p.65; David C. Holmes and Lillie Beck
  4. 1885 Iowa Census
  5. Marriage Certificate, Lyon County Register of Marriages, Vol. 2, p.65
  6. 1910 Federal Census
  7. World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, David Christopher Holmes
  8. 1920 Federal Census
  9. Marriage Certificate, Database: Spokane County Marriage Records. ONLINE. 2006. Source: Spokane County Marriage Certificates, Book A, 1880-1887; Marriage Returns, 1891-1907, and Marriage Certificates, 1887-1974. Washington State Archives, Eastern Regional Branch.
  10. Death Certificate, Washington Cert. #339 (Lily Holmes), Date: 27 JUL 1944
Last Edited28 May 2022 06:33:12