William Barney Matthews1

M, b. 27 August 1891, d. 10 May 1952
     William Barney Matthews was born on 27 August 1891 at Ames City, Monroe County, Illinois.1 He married Francis R Rolfe, daughter of Theodore Moore Rolfe and Clara Elizabeth Marshall, say 1925 at Washington.1 William Barney Matthews died on 10 May 1952 at Washington at age 60.1

Family

Francis R Rolfe b. 13 Oct 1905, d. 17 Nov 1992

Citations

  1. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Rolfe Family Tree.

John Marshall Rolfe1

M, b. 1908, d. 20 April 1959
FatherTheodore Moore Rolfe1 b. 25 Mar 1879, d. Sep 1948
MotherClara Elizabeth Marshall1 b. 7 Dec 1877, d. 11 Sep 1962
     John Marshall Rolfe was born in 1908 at Washington.1 He married Gladys Ruth Perry in September 1932 at Vancouver, Clark County, Washington.1 John Marshall Rolfe married Delores Laura Adel Baughn say 1946 at Oregon.1 John Marshall Rolfe died on 20 April 1959 at Multnomah County, Oregon; Buried at the Grass Valley Cemetery, Grass Valley, Sherman County, OR
John Marshall Rolfe
Birth: 1907
Death 1959
Inscription: Father
Oregon Death Index #5236 Multnomah County.
Fatherr of Rodney P Rolfe & stillborn twins.
Oregon Death Index, 1903-98
about John M Rolfe
Name:
Rolfe, John M

County:
Multnomah

Death Date:
20 Apr 1959

Certificate:
5236

Spouse:
Delores.1,2,3

Family 1

Gladys Ruth Perry b. 1908, d. 16 Nov 1945
Child

Family 2

Delores Laura Adel Baughn b. 8 Sep 1914, d. 12 Apr 1995

Citations

  1. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Rolfe Family Tree.
  2. [S123] Findagrave.com, online www.findagrave.com.
  3. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Oregon Death Index.

Gladys Ruth Perry1

F, b. 1908, d. 16 November 1945
     Gladys Ruth Perry was born in 1908 at Oregon.1 As of September 1932,her married name was Rolfe.1 She married John Marshall Rolfe, son of Theodore Moore Rolfe and Clara Elizabeth Marshall, in September 1932 at Vancouver, Clark County, Washington.1 Gladys Ruth Perry died on 16 November 1945 at Wasco County, Oregon; Buried at the Grass Valley Cemetery, Grass Valley, Sherman County, OR
Gladys Ruth Rolfe
Birth: 1908
Death 1945
Inscription: Mother
Oregon Death Index #7451 Wasco County.
Wife of John Marshall Rolfe, mother of Rodney P Rolfe & stillborn twins. Died after stillbirth of twins.
Oregon Death Index, 1903-98
about Gladys R Rolfe
Name:
Rolfe, Gladys R

County:
Wasco

Death Date:
16 N 1945

Certificate:
7451.1,2,3

Family

John Marshall Rolfe b. 1908, d. 20 Apr 1959
Child

Citations

  1. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Rolfe Family Tree.
  2. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Oregon Death Index.
  3. [S123] Findagrave.com, online www.findagrave.com.

Rodney Perry Rolfe1

M, b. 20 November 1934, d. 5 October 1992
FatherJohn Marshall Rolfe1 b. 1908, d. 20 Apr 1959
MotherGladys Ruth Perry1 b. 1908, d. 16 Nov 1945
     Rodney Perry Rolfe was born on 20 November 1934 at Grass Valley, Sherman County, Oregon.1 He died on 5 October 1992 at Moro, Sherman County, Oregon, at age 57; Buried at the Grass Valley Cemetery, Grass Valley, Sherman County, OR
Rodney Perry Rolfe
Birth: Nov 20 1934
Death Oct 5 1992
Inscription: Loving Husband, Father, and friend. "For I am persuaded that neither death nor life neither the present nor the future, nor anything else in all creation shall be able to separate us from the love of God which is in Christ Jesus our Lord" Romans 8:38,39
Note: Oregon Death Index #92-19991. Sherman County. Husband of Sharon.1,2

Citations

  1. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Rolfe Family Tree.
  2. [S123] Findagrave.com, online www.findagrave.com.

Delores Laura Adel Baughn1

F, b. 8 September 1914, d. 12 April 1995
     Delores Laura Adel Baughn was born on 8 September 1914 at Nelson County, Kentucky.1 As of say 1946,her married name was Rolfe.1 She married John Marshall Rolfe, son of Theodore Moore Rolfe and Clara Elizabeth Marshall, say 1946 at Oregon.1 Delores Laura Adel Baughn died on 12 April 1995 at Washington County, Oregon, at age 80; Buried at the Grass Valley Cemetery, Grass Valley, Sherman County, OR
Delores Laura Adel Rolfe
Birth: Sep 8 1914
Death Apr 12 1995
Inscription
Oregon Death Index #95-08786 Washington County.
Oregon Death Index, 1903-98
about Delores Laura Adel Rolfe
Name:
Rolfe, Delores Laura Adel

County:
Washington

Death Date:
12 Apr 1995

Certificate:
95-08786

Age:
80

Birth Date:
8 Sep 1914

Spouse:
John.1,2,3



Family

John Marshall Rolfe b. 1908, d. 20 Apr 1959

Citations

  1. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Rolfe Family Tree.
  2. [S123] Findagrave.com, online www.findagrave.com.
  3. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Oregon Death Index.

Maxine B Rolfe1

F, b. 1914, d. 14 July 1975
FatherTheodore Moore Rolfe1 b. 25 Mar 1879, d. Sep 1948
MotherClara Elizabeth Marshall1 b. 7 Dec 1877, d. 11 Sep 1962
     Maxine B Rolfe was born in 1914 at Washington.1 As of 10 November 1934,her married name was Baker.1 She married Charles Baker on 10 November 1934 at Vancouver, Clark County, Washington.1 Maxine B Rolfe died on 14 July 1975 at Sacramento, Sacramento County, California.1

Family

Charles Baker b. 23 Mar 1901, d. 30 Apr 1982

Citations

  1. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Rolfe Family Tree.

Charles Baker1

M, b. 23 March 1901, d. 30 April 1982
     Charles Baker was born on 23 March 1901 at Newcastle, Dixon County, Nebraska.1 He married Maxine B Rolfe, daughter of Theodore Moore Rolfe and Clara Elizabeth Marshall, on 10 November 1934 at Vancouver, Clark County, Washington.1 Charles Baker died on 30 April 1982 at Clackamas County, Oregon, at age 81.1

Family

Maxine B Rolfe b. 1914, d. 14 Jul 1975

Citations

  1. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Rolfe Family Tree.

Robert Vernon Rolfe1

M, b. 28 September 1916, d. 14 March 1994
FatherTheodore Moore Rolfe1 b. 25 Mar 1879, d. Sep 1948
MotherClara Elizabeth Marshall1 b. 7 Dec 1877, d. 11 Sep 1962
     Robert Vernon Rolfe was born on 28 September 1916 at Washington; Social Security Death Index
about Robert V. Rolfe
Name:
Robert V. Rolfe

SSN:
541-20-6023

Last Residence:
97321 Albany, Linn, Oregon, United States of America

Born:
28 Sep 1916

Died:
14 Mar 1994

State (Year) SSN issued:
Oregon (Before 1951.)1,2

He married Anna Marie Terry circa 1940 at Oregon.1 Robert Vernon Rolfe married Velma M Kennell on 22 July 1961 at Vancouver, Clark County, Washington.1 Robert Vernon Rolfe died on 14 March 1994 at Linn County, Oregon, at age 77.1

Family 1

Anna Marie Terry b. 1914, d. 1985

Family 2

Velma M Kennell b. 3 May 1915, d. 2003

Citations

  1. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Rolfe Family Tree.
  2. [S49] Deaths reported transcribed index, by Social Security Administration.

Anna Marie Terry1

F, b. 1914, d. 1985
     Anna Marie Terry was born in 1914 at Oklahoma.1 As of circa 1940,her married name was Rolfe.1 She married Robert Vernon Rolfe, son of Theodore Moore Rolfe and Clara Elizabeth Marshall, circa 1940 at Oregon.1 Anna Marie Terry died in 1985 at Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon.1

Family

Robert Vernon Rolfe b. 28 Sep 1916, d. 14 Mar 1994

Citations

  1. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Rolfe Family Tree.

Velma M Kennell1

F, b. 3 May 1915, d. 2003
     Velma M Kennell was born on 3 May 1915 at Washington.1 As of 22 July 1961,her married name was Rolfe.1 She married Robert Vernon Rolfe, son of Theodore Moore Rolfe and Clara Elizabeth Marshall, on 22 July 1961 at Vancouver, Clark County, Washington.1 Velma M Kennell died in 2003 at Albany, Linn County, Oregon.1

Family

Robert Vernon Rolfe b. 28 Sep 1916, d. 14 Mar 1994

Citations

  1. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Rolfe Family Tree.

Willard Rolfe1

M, b. 24 November 1918, d. 22 August 2007
FatherTheodore Moore Rolfe1 b. 25 Mar 1879, d. Sep 1948
MotherClara Elizabeth Marshall1 b. 7 Dec 1877, d. 11 Sep 1962
     Willard Rolfe was also known as Willard "Bill" Rolfe.2 He was born on 24 November 1918 at Grass Valley, Sherman County, Oregon.1 He died on 22 August 2007 at The Dalles, Wasco County, Oregon, at age 88; August 24, 2007
Willard Rolfe - Willard Rolfe, 88, a resident of Grass Valley, died Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2007, at Mid Columbia Medical Center, The Dalles.
He was born Nov. 24, 1918, the youngest child of the family of T.M. and Clara Elizabeth (Marshall) Rolfe in Grass Valley.
He was raised in Grass Valley. After the attack on Pearl Harbor, he joined the Navy, serving during World War II. He married June Wilde on Oct. 21, 1942, at the Great Lakes Training Center in Illinois. He returned to Grass Valley after the war and was a lifetime resident.
A farmer growing wheat, barley and Angus cattle, he was a member of American Legion Post 49, where he served as past commander. He also belonged to the Cattlemen’s Association, was a Sherman County 4-H leader and fair board member, and a Boy Scout leader. He enjoyed gardening, watching sports, (especially baseball on FSN), fishing, and hunting. He loved telling and listening to stories, poems, and jokes. He was famous for his popcorn, doughnuts and sourdough pancakes, and he never met a stranger.
He is survived by his wife of 64 years, June Rolfe, Grass Valley; sons Daniel Rolfe, Manteca, Calif; Steven Rolfe and his wife Helen, Goldendale; Fred Rolfe and his wife Nancy, Grass Valley; daughter Sheri Carlson and her husband Gary, Kent; grandchildren Laura, Danny, Andrea, Gigi, John, Billi, Megan, Tom, Chris, Jeremy; great-grandchildren Micaela, Jaydon, Dallas, Halle, Josiah; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, and his siblings.
A viewing and visitation will be held on Monday, Aug. 27, beginning at 9 a.m., followed by funeral services at 11 a.m., both held at Spencer, Libby, and Powell Funeral Home. Graveside committal will also be held on Monday, Aug. 27, at 2 p.m. at Grass Valley Cemetery.
Arrangements are in the care of Spencer, Libby, and Powell Funeral Home, The Dalles, and Pastor Richard Keeney, Grass Valley.
Memorials may be made to the American Legion Youth Fund, in care of Bank of Eastern Oregon, Moro Branch.
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Buried at Green Valley Cemetery, Grass Valley, Sherman County, OR
Willard "Bill" Rolfe
Birth: Nov 24 1918
Death: 2007.1,2

Family

Child

Citations

  1. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Rolfe Family Tree.
  2. [S123] Findagrave.com, online www.findagrave.com.

Jean Francis Rolfe1

M, b. 3 October 1885, d. 2 December 1978
FatherAlbert Harland Rolfe1 b. 5 Dec 1840, d. 12 Feb 1922
MotherJemima Ellen Moore1 b. 23 Mar 1852, d. 8 Dec 1933
     Jean Francis Rolfe was also known as Eugene F Rolfe.2 He was born on 3 October 1885 at La Farge, Vernon County, Wisconsin.1 He married Grace Hill circa 1920 at Wisconsin.3 Jean was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Enumeration District 28, La Crosse, La Crosse County, Wisconsin. 1428 115 142 Rolfe, Jean head rents $60 male white 44 married age 31 not in school can read write WI OH OH speaks English teacher teacher's college wage earner at work yesterday not a veteran;
Grace H wife female white 35 married age 25 not in school can read write WI WI WI speaks English none
Robt son male white 4 8/12 single not in school WI WI WI.4 They witnessed an unknown person 's death at La Farge, Vernon County, Wisconsin, on 8 December 1933. 14 December 1933 La Farge Enterprise, La Farge, Vernon Co., WI
GRANDMA ROLFE PASSES IN EIGHTY-FIRST YEAR
Jemima Ellen Moore, the daughter of Peter Moore and Cynthia Kirkpatrick Moore, was born in Vinton Co., OH, on March 23, 1852.
At the age of four, she, with her parents, migrated to Vernon County, WI, and settled at Viroqua. Shortly afterward they moved to a home on the Bad Axe. Later her father homesteaded on Otter Creek, where the family remained until after the Civil War.
While still a young girl, she attended a music academy at Springville. At an early age, she was converted and joined the Methodist Episcopal Church at Salem.
In 1869, Jemima Ellen More was united in marriage to Albert Harland Rolfe, and to this union were born ten children, eight of whom are still living.
For several years, Mr. and Mrs. Rolfe made their home on a farm near Rockton, WI, and in the spring of 1901, they moved to La Farge, where, except for one year in Oregon, and three years in La Crosse, Mrs. Rolfe spent the remainder of her life.
After a brief illness, she passed away at her old home in La Farge, on December 8, 1933, at the age of 81 years and 8 months. Her husband preceded her in death by eleven years.
She is survived by four sons: Charlie and Ransom of Valley, WI, Theodore of Grass Valley, O, and Jean of La Crosse, WI, four daughters: Edna Rolfe and Hattie Donaldson of La Farge, WI, Mary Hill of La Crose, WI and Lelia Showers of Onalaska, WI, twenty-two grandchildren, twenty-seven great grandchildren, one great great grandchild and one sister, Mrs. Kathrine Roberts of Whiting, IN, besides other relatives and a host of friends.
All her life she was a devout Christian, a remarkable student and a devoted wife and mother. She held an active membership in the Methodist Episcopal Church, the Sunday School, the Ladies' Aid, the Women's Christian Temperance Union and the Women's Relief Corps.
Funeral services werre held at 1:30 o'clock from the house and at 2:00 o'clock from the Methodist Church, on Sunday, December 10, with Rev. Calvin J. Graves officiating. Funeral director Gene Calhoon was in charge. The Women's Relief Corps attended the services in a body. Pallbearers were: Harry Lounsbury, Emory A. Thayer, Orville Sanford, William Adams, Finn Johannesen and Carson Lawrence. Burial was made in the Chapel Hill Cemetery..5 He died on 2 December 1978 at La Crosse, La Crosse County, Wisconsin, at age 93.1

Family

Grace Hill b. 10 Oct 1891, d. Dec 1974

Citations

  1. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Rolfe Family Tree.
  2. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Fritz/ Carl Family Tree.
  3. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Family 2010.
  4. [S53] 1930 census, online www.ancestry.com, 1930 United States Federal Census
    about Jean Rolfe
    Name:
    Jean Rolfe

    Home in 1930:
    La Crosse, La Crosse, Wisconsin
    View Map

    Age:
    44

    Estimated birth year:
    abt 1886

    Birthplace:
    Wisconsin

    Relation to Head of House:
    Head

    Spouse's name:
    Grace H Rolfe

    Race:
    White

    Occupation:

    Education:

    Military Service:

    Rent/home value:

    Age at first marriage:

    Parents' birthplace:
    
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    Neighbors:
    View others on page

    Household Members:
    Name
    Age


    Jean Rolfe
    44


    Grace H Rolfe
    28


    Robt Rolfe
    4 8/12.

  5. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Lee/Loomis/Myers/Kehrli.

Grace Hill1

F, b. 10 October 1891, d. December 1974
     Grace Hill was born on 10 October 1891 at Wisconsin.1 As of circa 1920,her married name was Rolfe.1 She married Jean Francis Rolfe, son of Albert Harland Rolfe and Jemima Ellen Moore, circa 1920 at Wisconsin.1 Grace was listed as Jean Francis Rolfe's wife on the 1930 Census at Enumeration District 28, La Crosse, La Crosse County, Wisconsin. 1428 115 142 Rolfe, Jean head rents $60 male white 44 married age 31 not in school can read write WI OH OH speaks English teacher teacher's college wage earner at work yesterday not a veteran;
Grace H wife female white 35 married age 25 not in school can read write WI WI WI speaks English none
Robt son male white 4 8/12 single not in school WI WI WI.2 Grace Hill died in December 1974 at La Crosse, La Crosse County, Wisconsin, at age 83.1

Family

Jean Francis Rolfe b. 3 Oct 1885, d. 2 Dec 1978

Citations

  1. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Family 2010.
  2. [S53] 1930 census, online www.ancestry.com, 1930 United States Federal Census
    about Jean Rolfe
    Name:
    Jean Rolfe

    Home in 1930:
    La Crosse, La Crosse, Wisconsin
    View Map

    Age:
    44

    Estimated birth year:
    abt 1886

    Birthplace:
    Wisconsin

    Relation to Head of House:
    Head

    Spouse's name:
    Grace H Rolfe

    Race:
    White

    Occupation:

    Education:

    Military Service:

    Rent/home value:

    Age at first marriage:

    Parents' birthplace:
    
    View image

    Neighbors:
    View others on page

    Household Members:
    Name
    Age


    Jean Rolfe
    44


    Grace H Rolfe
    28


    Robt Rolfe
    4 8/12.

Kathleen "Kit" K Rolfe1

F, b. 23 August 1946, d. 19 September 2001
FatherWillard Rolfe1 b. 24 Nov 1918, d. 22 Aug 2007
     Kathleen "Kit" K Rolfe was born on 23 August 1946 at Sherman County, Oregon.1 She died on 19 September 2001 at Oregon at age 55; Buried at the Grass Valley Cemetery, Grass Valley, Sherman County, OR
Kathleen "Kit" K Rolfe
Birth: Aug 23 1946
Death Sep 18 2001
Inscription: Daughter.1,2

Citations

  1. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Rolfe Family Tree.
  2. [S123] Findagrave.com, online www.findagrave.com.

Mary Omega Rolfe1

F, b. 7 September 1887, d. 21 June 1971
FatherAlbert Harland Rolfe1 b. 5 Dec 1840, d. 12 Feb 1922
MotherJemima Ellen Moore1 b. 23 Mar 1852, d. 8 Dec 1933
     Mary Omega Rolfe was born on 7 September 1887 at Vernon County, Wisconsin.1 As of 19 June 1910,her married name was Hill.2 She married Otto Clinton Hill on 19 June 1910 at Wisconsin.2 They witnessed an unknown person 's death at La Farge, Vernon County, Wisconsin, on 8 December 1933. 14 December 1933 La Farge Enterprise, La Farge, Vernon Co., WI
GRANDMA ROLFE PASSES IN EIGHTY-FIRST YEAR
Jemima Ellen Moore, the daughter of Peter Moore and Cynthia Kirkpatrick Moore, was born in Vinton Co., OH, on March 23, 1852.
At the age of four, she, with her parents, migrated to Vernon County, WI, and settled at Viroqua. Shortly afterward they moved to a home on the Bad Axe. Later her father homesteaded on Otter Creek, where the family remained until after the Civil War.
While still a young girl, she attended a music academy at Springville. At an early age, she was converted and joined the Methodist Episcopal Church at Salem.
In 1869, Jemima Ellen More was united in marriage to Albert Harland Rolfe, and to this union were born ten children, eight of whom are still living.
For several years, Mr. and Mrs. Rolfe made their home on a farm near Rockton, WI, and in the spring of 1901, they moved to La Farge, where, except for one year in Oregon, and three years in La Crosse, Mrs. Rolfe spent the remainder of her life.
After a brief illness, she passed away at her old home in La Farge, on December 8, 1933, at the age of 81 years and 8 months. Her husband preceded her in death by eleven years.
She is survived by four sons: Charlie and Ransom of Valley, WI, Theodore of Grass Valley, O, and Jean of La Crosse, WI, four daughters: Edna Rolfe and Hattie Donaldson of La Farge, WI, Mary Hill of La Crose, WI and Lelia Showers of Onalaska, WI, twenty-two grandchildren, twenty-seven great grandchildren, one great great grandchild and one sister, Mrs. Kathrine Roberts of Whiting, IN, besides other relatives and a host of friends.
All her life she was a devout Christian, a remarkable student and a devoted wife and mother. She held an active membership in the Methodist Episcopal Church, the Sunday School, the Ladies' Aid, the Women's Christian Temperance Union and the Women's Relief Corps.
Funeral services werre held at 1:30 o'clock from the house and at 2:00 o'clock from the Methodist Church, on Sunday, December 10, with Rev. Calvin J. Graves officiating. Funeral director Gene Calhoon was in charge. The Women's Relief Corps attended the services in a body. Pallbearers were: Harry Lounsbury, Emory A. Thayer, Orville Sanford, William Adams, Finn Johannesen and Carson Lawrence. Burial was made in the Chapel Hill Cemetery..3 Mary Omega Rolfe died on 21 June 1971 at California at age 83.1

Family

Otto Clinton Hill b. 12 Sep 1888, d. 20 Sep 1948

Citations

  1. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Babette Taylor.
  2. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Rolfe Family Tree.
  3. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Lee/Loomis/Myers/Kehrli.

Otto Clinton Hill1

M, b. 12 September 1888, d. 20 September 1948
     Otto Clinton Hill was born on 12 September 1888 at Wisconsin.1 He married Mary Omega Rolfe, daughter of Albert Harland Rolfe and Jemima Ellen Moore, on 19 June 1910 at Wisconsin.1 Otto Clinton Hill died on 20 September 1948 at La Crosse, La Crosse County, Wisconsin, at age 60.1

Family

Mary Omega Rolfe b. 7 Sep 1887, d. 21 Jun 1971

Citations

  1. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Rolfe Family Tree.

Hattie M Rolfe1

F, b. June 1888, d. between 1931 and 1978
FatherAlbert Harland Rolfe1 b. 5 Dec 1840, d. 12 Feb 1922
MotherJemima Ellen Moore1 b. 23 Mar 1852, d. 8 Dec 1933
     Hattie M Rolfe was born in June 1888 at Wisconsin.1 As of circa January 1910,her married name was Donaldson.1 She married Robert Bruce Donaldson circa January 1910 at Wisconsin.1 Hattie M Rolfe died between 1931 and 1978 at La Farge, Vernon County, Wisconsin.1 They witnessed an unknown person 's death at La Farge, Vernon County, Wisconsin, on 8 December 1933. 14 December 1933 La Farge Enterprise, La Farge, Vernon Co., WI
GRANDMA ROLFE PASSES IN EIGHTY-FIRST YEAR
Jemima Ellen Moore, the daughter of Peter Moore and Cynthia Kirkpatrick Moore, was born in Vinton Co., OH, on March 23, 1852.
At the age of four, she, with her parents, migrated to Vernon County, WI, and settled at Viroqua. Shortly afterward they moved to a home on the Bad Axe. Later her father homesteaded on Otter Creek, where the family remained until after the Civil War.
While still a young girl, she attended a music academy at Springville. At an early age, she was converted and joined the Methodist Episcopal Church at Salem.
In 1869, Jemima Ellen More was united in marriage to Albert Harland Rolfe, and to this union were born ten children, eight of whom are still living.
For several years, Mr. and Mrs. Rolfe made their home on a farm near Rockton, WI, and in the spring of 1901, they moved to La Farge, where, except for one year in Oregon, and three years in La Crosse, Mrs. Rolfe spent the remainder of her life.
After a brief illness, she passed away at her old home in La Farge, on December 8, 1933, at the age of 81 years and 8 months. Her husband preceded her in death by eleven years.
She is survived by four sons: Charlie and Ransom of Valley, WI, Theodore of Grass Valley, O, and Jean of La Crosse, WI, four daughters: Edna Rolfe and Hattie Donaldson of La Farge, WI, Mary Hill of La Crose, WI and Lelia Showers of Onalaska, WI, twenty-two grandchildren, twenty-seven great grandchildren, one great great grandchild and one sister, Mrs. Kathrine Roberts of Whiting, IN, besides other relatives and a host of friends.
All her life she was a devout Christian, a remarkable student and a devoted wife and mother. She held an active membership in the Methodist Episcopal Church, the Sunday School, the Ladies' Aid, the Women's Christian Temperance Union and the Women's Relief Corps.
Funeral services werre held at 1:30 o'clock from the house and at 2:00 o'clock from the Methodist Church, on Sunday, December 10, with Rev. Calvin J. Graves officiating. Funeral director Gene Calhoon was in charge. The Women's Relief Corps attended the services in a body. Pallbearers were: Harry Lounsbury, Emory A. Thayer, Orville Sanford, William Adams, Finn Johannesen and Carson Lawrence. Burial was made in the Chapel Hill Cemetery..2

Family

Robert Bruce Donaldson b. 4 Dec 1886, d. bt 1931 - 1976

Citations

  1. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Rolfe Family Tree.
  2. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Lee/Loomis/Myers/Kehrli.

Robert Bruce Donaldson1

M, b. 4 December 1886, d. between 1931 and 1976
     Robert Bruce Donaldson was born on 4 December 1886 at Wisconsin.1 He married Hattie M Rolfe, daughter of Albert Harland Rolfe and Jemima Ellen Moore, circa January 1910 at Wisconsin.1 Robert Bruce Donaldson died between 1931 and 1976 at La Farge, Vernon County, Wisconsin.1

Family

Hattie M Rolfe b. Jun 1888, d. bt 1931 - 1978

Citations

  1. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Rolfe Family Tree.

Lelia Pearl Rolfe1

F, b. 21 April 1891, d. 17 September 1972
FatherAlbert Harland Rolfe1 b. 5 Dec 1840, d. 12 Feb 1922
MotherJemima Ellen Moore1 b. 23 Mar 1852, d. 8 Dec 1933
     Lelia Pearl Rolfe was born on 21 April 1891 at Wisconsin.1 As of 15 April 1922,her married name was Showers.1 She married Ewart G Showers on 15 April 1922 at Wisconsin.1 They witnessed an unknown person 's death at La Farge, Vernon County, Wisconsin, on 8 December 1933. 14 December 1933 La Farge Enterprise, La Farge, Vernon Co., WI
GRANDMA ROLFE PASSES IN EIGHTY-FIRST YEAR
Jemima Ellen Moore, the daughter of Peter Moore and Cynthia Kirkpatrick Moore, was born in Vinton Co., OH, on March 23, 1852.
At the age of four, she, with her parents, migrated to Vernon County, WI, and settled at Viroqua. Shortly afterward they moved to a home on the Bad Axe. Later her father homesteaded on Otter Creek, where the family remained until after the Civil War.
While still a young girl, she attended a music academy at Springville. At an early age, she was converted and joined the Methodist Episcopal Church at Salem.
In 1869, Jemima Ellen More was united in marriage to Albert Harland Rolfe, and to this union were born ten children, eight of whom are still living.
For several years, Mr. and Mrs. Rolfe made their home on a farm near Rockton, WI, and in the spring of 1901, they moved to La Farge, where, except for one year in Oregon, and three years in La Crosse, Mrs. Rolfe spent the remainder of her life.
After a brief illness, she passed away at her old home in La Farge, on December 8, 1933, at the age of 81 years and 8 months. Her husband preceded her in death by eleven years.
She is survived by four sons: Charlie and Ransom of Valley, WI, Theodore of Grass Valley, O, and Jean of La Crosse, WI, four daughters: Edna Rolfe and Hattie Donaldson of La Farge, WI, Mary Hill of La Crose, WI and Lelia Showers of Onalaska, WI, twenty-two grandchildren, twenty-seven great grandchildren, one great great grandchild and one sister, Mrs. Kathrine Roberts of Whiting, IN, besides other relatives and a host of friends.
All her life she was a devout Christian, a remarkable student and a devoted wife and mother. She held an active membership in the Methodist Episcopal Church, the Sunday School, the Ladies' Aid, the Women's Christian Temperance Union and the Women's Relief Corps.
Funeral services werre held at 1:30 o'clock from the house and at 2:00 o'clock from the Methodist Church, on Sunday, December 10, with Rev. Calvin J. Graves officiating. Funeral director Gene Calhoon was in charge. The Women's Relief Corps attended the services in a body. Pallbearers were: Harry Lounsbury, Emory A. Thayer, Orville Sanford, William Adams, Finn Johannesen and Carson Lawrence. Burial was made in the Chapel Hill Cemetery..2 Lelia Pearl Rolfe died on 17 September 1972 at Onalaska, La Crosse County, Wisconsin, at age 81.1

Family 1

Child

Family 2

Ewart G Showers b. 1888, d. bt 1931 - 1978

Citations

  1. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Rolfe Family Tree.
  2. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Lee/Loomis/Myers/Kehrli.

Ewart G Showers1

M, b. 1888, d. between 1931 and 1978
     Ewart G Showers was born in 1888 at Wisconsin.1 He married Lelia Pearl Rolfe, daughter of Albert Harland Rolfe and Jemima Ellen Moore, on 15 April 1922 at Wisconsin.1 Ewart G Showers died between 1931 and 1978 at Onalaska, La Crosse County, Wisconsin.1

Family

Lelia Pearl Rolfe b. 21 Apr 1891, d. 17 Sep 1972

Citations

  1. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Rolfe Family Tree.

Merril Harland Rolfe1

M, b. 24 August 1911, d. 22 January 1917
MotherLelia Pearl Rolfe1 b. 21 Apr 1891, d. 17 Sep 1972
     Merril Harland Rolfe was born on 24 August 1911 at Wisconsin.1 He died on 22 January 1917 at Wisconsin at age 5.1

Citations

  1. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Rolfe Family Tree.

Ann D ?1

F, b. February 1822, d. between 1901 and 1912
     Ann D ? was born in February 1822 at Vermont.1,2 As of 1842,her married name was Rolfe.1 She married Henry H Rolfe, son of Henry H Rolfe and Asenath "Sena" Coltrain, in 1842 at Ohio.1 She witnessed an unknown person 's death at Green County, Wisconsin, in 1848. In the town of Brooklynj.3 As of say 1849,her married name was Lewis.4 Ann D ? married A B Lewis say 1849 at Green County, Wisconsin.4 Ann, Amza, Adalade, Adaline and Fransett was listed as a household member living with A B Lewis on the 1850 Census at Image 12 of 13, Brooklyn, Green County, Wisconsin; 86 94 A B Lewis 35 male farmer 800 NY;
Ann D 29 female VT;
Clarissa A 7 female OH;
Sheldon A 2/12 male WI;
Adalade A 7 female OH;
Adaline A 5 female OH;
Fransett H 3 female WI.5 She witnessed an unknown person 's death at Green County, Wisconsin, between 1851 and 1860.4 As of say 1865,her married name was Bennett.6 Ann D ? married Adam Bennett say 1865 at Green County, Wisconsin.6 Ann D ? died between 1901 and 1912 at Green County, Wisconsin.1

Family 1

Henry H Rolfe b. 9 Jul 1817, d. 1848
Children

Family 2

A B Lewis b. 1815, d. bt 1851 - 1860
Child

Family 3

Adam Bennett b. 1810, d. bt 1871 - 1880

Citations

  1. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Maddie's Tree.
  2. [S148] 1900 United States Census, online www.ancestry.com, 1900 United States Federal Census
    about Ann D Bennett
    Name:
    Ann D Bennett

    Home in 1900:
    Brooklyn, Green, Wisconsin

    Age:
    78

    Birth Date:
    Feb 1822

    Birthplace:
    Vermont

    Race:
    White

    Gender:
    Female

    Relationship to Head of House:
    Mother-in-Law

    Father's Birthplace:
    Vermont

    Mother's Birthplace:
    Connecticut

    Mother: number of living children:
    3

    Mother: How many children:
    5

    Marital Status:
    Widowed

    Occupation:
    View on Image

    Neighbors:
    View others on page

    Household Members:
    Name
    Age


    Edwin U Rutty
    53


    Emma J Rutty
    48


    Blanch D Rutty
    15


    Ann D Bennett
    78.

  3. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Santiago Family Tree.
  4. [S41] 1850 census on Ancestry, online www.ancestry.com.
  5. [S41] 1850 census on Ancestry, online www.ancestry.com, 1850 United States Federal Census
    about Adalade A Rolfe
    Name:
    Adalade A Rolfe

    Age:
    7

    Estimated birth year:
    abt 1843

    Birth Place:
    Ohio

    Gender:
    Female

    Home in 1850 (City,County,State):
    Brooklyn, Green, Wisconsin

    Family Number:
    94

    Household Members:
    Name
    Age


    A B Lewis
    35


    Ann D Lewis
    29


    Clarissa A Lewis
    7


    Sheldon A Lewis
    0


    Adalade A Rolfe
    7


    Adaline A Rolfe
    5


    Fransett H Rolfe
    3.

  6. [S69] 1870 US Census, online www.ancestry.com, 1870 United States Federal Census
    about Ann D Bennett
    Name:
    Ann D Bennett

    Birth Year:
    abt 1822

    Age in 1870:
    48

    Birthplace:
    Vermont

    Home in 1870:
    Brooklyn, Green, Wisconsin

    Race:
    White

    Gender:
    Female

    Value of real estate:
    View image

    Post Office:
    Albany

    Household Members:
    Name
    Age


    Adam Bennett
    60


    Ann D Bennett
    48


    Emma Jane Bennett
    18.

  7. [S41] 1850 census on Ancestry, online www.ancestry.com, 1850 United States Federal Census
    about Adalade A Rolfe
    Name:
    Adalade A Rolfe

    Age:
    7

    Estimated birth year:
    abt 1843

    Birth Place:
    Ohio

    Gender:
    Female

    Home in 1850 (City,County,State):
    Brooklyn, Green, Wisconsin

    Family Number:
    94

    Household Members:
    Name
    Age


    A B Lewis
    35


    Ann D Lewis
    29


    Clarissa A Lewis
    7


    Sheldon A Lewis
    0


    Adalade A Rolfe
    7


    Adaline A Rolfe
    5


    Fransett H Rolfe
    3.
  8. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Zimmerman_Altman_41.

A B Lewis1

M, b. 1815, d. between 1851 and 1860
     A B Lewis was born in 1815 at New York.1 He married Ann D ? say 1849 at Green County, Wisconsin.1 A was listed as the head of a family on the 1850 Census at Image 12 of 13, Brooklyn, Green County, Wisconsin. 86 94 A B Lewis 35 male farmer 800 NY;
Ann D 29 female VT;
Clarissa A 7 female OH;
Sheldon A 2/12 male WI;
Adalade A 7 female OH;
Adaline A 5 female OH;
Fransett H 3 female WI.2 He died between 1851 and 1860 at Green County, Wisconsin.1

Family

Ann D ? b. Feb 1822, d. bt 1901 - 1912
Child

Citations

  1. [S41] 1850 census on Ancestry, online www.ancestry.com.
  2. [S41] 1850 census on Ancestry, online www.ancestry.com, 1850 United States Federal Census
    about Adalade A Rolfe
    Name:
    Adalade A Rolfe

    Age:
    7

    Estimated birth year:
    abt 1843

    Birth Place:
    Ohio

    Gender:
    Female

    Home in 1850 (City,County,State):
    Brooklyn, Green, Wisconsin

    Family Number:
    94

    Household Members:
    Name
    Age


    A B Lewis
    35


    Ann D Lewis
    29


    Clarissa A Lewis
    7


    Sheldon A Lewis
    0


    Adalade A Rolfe
    7


    Adaline A Rolfe
    5


    Fransett H Rolfe
    3.

  3. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Zimmerman_Altman_41.