Mrs. Thomas Jenkins1

F
FatherJames Bonds Sr.1 b. 1838, d. 22 Jan 1915
MotherElizabeth Ellen (Mundy) Bonds1 b. 1855, d. 28 Oct 1912
Last Edited7 Oct 2014
     Mrs. Thomas Jenkins was the daughter of James Bonds Sr. and Elizabeth Ellen (Mundy) Bonds.1

Citations

  1. [S2684] Mariposa Gazette, 30 Jan 1915, unk, He leaves to mourn his demise two daughters, Mrs. Thomas Jenkins and Mrs. John Porath, and six sons, George, James, Alfred, William, Edward and Vernie Bonds.

Alfred Bonds1

M
FatherJames Bonds Sr.1 b. 1838, d. 22 Jan 1915
MotherElizabeth Ellen (Mundy) Bonds1 b. 1855, d. 28 Oct 1912
Last Edited7 Oct 2014
     Alfred Bonds was the son of James Bonds Sr. and Elizabeth Ellen (Mundy) Bonds.1

Citations

  1. [S2684] Mariposa Gazette, 30 Jan 1915, unk, He leaves to mourn his demise two daughters, Mrs. Thomas Jenkins and Mrs. John Porath, and six sons, George, James, Alfred, William, Edward and Vernie Bonds.

Edward Bonds1

M
FatherJames Bonds Sr.1 b. 1838, d. 22 Jan 1915
MotherElizabeth Ellen (Mundy) Bonds1 b. 1855, d. 28 Oct 1912
Last Edited7 Oct 2014
     Edward Bonds was the son of James Bonds Sr. and Elizabeth Ellen (Mundy) Bonds.1

Citations

  1. [S2684] Mariposa Gazette, 30 Jan 1915, unk, He leaves to mourn his demise two daughters, Mrs. Thomas Jenkins and Mrs. John Porath, and six sons, George, James, Alfred, William, Edward and Vernie Bonds.

Charlotte (Biddick) Porath1

F, b. 15 February 1923, d. 23 March 1985
Last Edited7 Oct 2014
     Charlotte (Biddick) Porath married Randolf W Porath, son of John Robert Porath and Elizabeth (Bonds) Porath.1 Charlotte (Biddick) Porath was born on 15 February 1923.1 She died on 23 March 1985 at Stockton, San Joaquin Co., California, at age 62.1

Family

Randolf W Porath b. 24 Oct 1919, d. 2 Dec 1977

Citations

  1. [S669] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com, CHARLOTTE BIDDICK PORATH, born 15 Feb 1923, diedi 23 Mar 1985 at Stockton, San Joaquin Co., California. Daughter of Ernest Biddick and Delphia biddick; wife of Randolph (sic) Porath; mother of Richard Porath. BURIAL at Peoples Cemetery, San Andreas, Calaveras Co., California. Memorial created by Rob Minteer57.

James Armon Peters1

M, d. 1954
Last Edited23 Jan 2018
     James Armon Peters married Beaula (Smith) Peters in 1909 at Polk Co., ARK; Arkansas, County Marriages Index, 1837-1957. James Armon Peters died in 1954 at OK.2

Family

Beaula (Smith) Peters d. 1974
Children

Citations

  1. [S1670] Union Democrat, 2 Jul 2009, online, Mr. Peters was born in Mountain Fork, Ark., to James Armon Peters and Beulah Ann Smith-Peters.
  2. [S669] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com.
  3. [S1670] Union Democrat, 2 Jul 2009, online, Mr. Peters was preceded in death by his wife of 73 years, Eunice House Peters, in 2008; and brothers Clarence and Benny Peters He is survived by his daughter, Barbara (Peters) Pargament, of Fallon, Nev.; sons Billy Gene Peters, of Groveland, and James E. Peters, of Stagecoach; sisters Lorea Sanders, of Bieber, Lassen County, and Annie Mae McBride, of Mena, Ark.; 12 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren.

Beaula (Smith) Peters1

F, d. 1974
Last Edited23 Jan 2018
     Beaula (Smith) Peters married James Armon Peters in 1909 at Polk Co., ARK; Arkansas, County Marriages Index, 1837-1957. Beaula (Smith) Peters died in 1974 at OK.2
     Her married name was Beth Ann (Smith) Peters.3

Family

James Armon Peters d. 1954
Children

Citations

  1. Arkansas, County Marriages Index, 1837-1957.
  2. [S669] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com.
  3. [S1670] Union Democrat, 2 Jul 2009, online, Mr. Peters was born in Mountain Fork, Ark., to James Armon Peters and Beulah Ann Smith-Peters.
  4. [S1670] Union Democrat, 2 Jul 2009, online, Mr. Peters was preceded in death by his wife of 73 years, Eunice House Peters, in 2008; and brothers Clarence and Benny Peters He is survived by his daughter, Barbara (Peters) Pargament, of Fallon, Nev.; sons Billy Gene Peters, of Groveland, and James E. Peters, of Stagecoach; sisters Lorea Sanders, of Bieber, Lassen County, and Annie Mae McBride, of Mena, Ark.; 12 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren.

Clarence Peters1

M, b. circa 1911, d. before 2009
FatherJames Armon Peters1 d. 1954
MotherBeaula (Smith) Peters1 d. 1974
Last Edited23 Dec 2017
     Clarence Peters was born circa 1911; Guesstimate. He was the son of James Armon Peters and Beaula (Smith) Peters.1 Clarence Peters died before 2009.2

Citations

  1. [S1670] Union Democrat, 2 Jul 2009, online, Mr. Peters was preceded in death by his wife of 73 years, Eunice House Peters, in 2008; and brothers Clarence and Benny Peters He is survived by his daughter, Barbara (Peters) Pargament, of Fallon, Nev.; sons Billy Gene Peters, of Groveland, and James E. Peters, of Stagecoach; sisters Lorea Sanders, of Bieber, Lassen County, and Annie Mae McBride, of Mena, Ark.; 12 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren.
  2. [S1670] Union Democrat, 2 Jul 2009, online, Lester James Peters Oct. 1, 1915 - June 3, 2009
    Former Longtime Groveland resident Lester James Peters died June 3 at a hospital in Reno, Nev.
    Mr. Peters was born in Mountain Fork, Ark., to James Armon Peters and Beulah Ann Smith-Peters. He left home at an early age and was a cowboy for his uncle, Grady Smith.
    While working for his uncle he met his future wife, Eunice House. They were married June 22, 1935. Mr. Peters was active in the logging and sawmill industry in Arkansas and sustained life threatening injuries while in logging.
    In 1945 the family moved to Glendale, Los Angeles County, where Mr. Peters worked in a bakery. Mr. Peters and his family moved to Big Oak Flat in 1947 and he was a rancher, mechanic and tow truck driver.
    They owned the Big Oak Flat Garage, gas station and contract station for AAA and the National Automobile Club for 40 years before retiring and moving to Stagecoach, Nev., in 1996 to be near their son and daughter, James Peters and Barbara (Peters) Pargament.
    Mr. Peters was preceded in death by his wife of 73 years, Eunice House Peters, in 2008; and brothers Clarence and Benny Peters.
    He is survived by his daughter, Barbara (Peters) Pargament, of Fallon, Nev.; sons Billy Gene Peters, of Groveland, and James E. Peters, of Stagecoach; sisters Lorea Sanders, of Bieber, Lassen County, and Annie Mae McBride, of Mena, Ark.; 12 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren.
    Internment was held June 9 at the Rocky Cemetery in Mena, Ark. Beasley-Wood Funeral Home of Mena handled arrangements.
    A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Monday at the Church of Christ in Groveland.

Benny Peters1

M, b. circa 1919, d. before 2009
FatherJames Armon Peters1 d. 1954
MotherBeaula (Smith) Peters1 d. 1974
Last Edited23 Dec 2017
     Benny Peters was born circa 1919; Guesstimate. He was the son of James Armon Peters and Beaula (Smith) Peters.1 Benny Peters died before 2009.2

Citations

  1. [S1670] Union Democrat, 2 Jul 2009, online, Mr. Peters was preceded in death by his wife of 73 years, Eunice House Peters, in 2008; and brothers Clarence and Benny Peters He is survived by his daughter, Barbara (Peters) Pargament, of Fallon, Nev.; sons Billy Gene Peters, of Groveland, and James E. Peters, of Stagecoach; sisters Lorea Sanders, of Bieber, Lassen County, and Annie Mae McBride, of Mena, Ark.; 12 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren.
  2. [S1670] Union Democrat, 2 Jul 2009, online, Lester James Peters Oct. 1, 1915 - June 3, 2009
    Former Longtime Groveland resident Lester James Peters died June 3 at a hospital in Reno, Nev.
    Mr. Peters was born in Mountain Fork, Ark., to James Armon Peters and Beulah Ann Smith-Peters. He left home at an early age and was a cowboy for his uncle, Grady Smith.
    While working for his uncle he met his future wife, Eunice House. They were married June 22, 1935. Mr. Peters was active in the logging and sawmill industry in Arkansas and sustained life threatening injuries while in logging.
    In 1945 the family moved to Glendale, Los Angeles County, where Mr. Peters worked in a bakery. Mr. Peters and his family moved to Big Oak Flat in 1947 and he was a rancher, mechanic and tow truck driver.
    They owned the Big Oak Flat Garage, gas station and contract station for AAA and the National Automobile Club for 40 years before retiring and moving to Stagecoach, Nev., in 1996 to be near their son and daughter, James Peters and Barbara (Peters) Pargament.
    Mr. Peters was preceded in death by his wife of 73 years, Eunice House Peters, in 2008; and brothers Clarence and Benny Peters.
    He is survived by his daughter, Barbara (Peters) Pargament, of Fallon, Nev.; sons Billy Gene Peters, of Groveland, and James E. Peters, of Stagecoach; sisters Lorea Sanders, of Bieber, Lassen County, and Annie Mae McBride, of Mena, Ark.; 12 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren.
    Internment was held June 9 at the Rocky Cemetery in Mena, Ark. Beasley-Wood Funeral Home of Mena handled arrangements.
    A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Monday at the Church of Christ in Groveland.

Annie Mae (Peters) McBride1

F, b. circa 1913, d. 2011
FatherJames Armon Peters1 d. 1954
MotherBeaula (Smith) Peters1 d. 1974
Last Edited23 Jan 2018
     Annie Mae (Peters) McBride was born circa 1913; Guesstimate. She was the daughter of James Armon Peters and Beaula (Smith) Peters.1 Annie Mae (Peters) McBride died in 2011 at Polk Co., ARK.2

Citations

  1. [S1670] Union Democrat, 2 Jul 2009, online, Mr. Peters was preceded in death by his wife of 73 years, Eunice House Peters, in 2008; and brothers Clarence and Benny Peters He is survived by his daughter, Barbara (Peters) Pargament, of Fallon, Nev.; sons Billy Gene Peters, of Groveland, and James E. Peters, of Stagecoach; sisters Lorea Sanders, of Bieber, Lassen County, and Annie Mae McBride, of Mena, Ark.; 12 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren.
  2. [S669] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com.

Theodore Peters1

M, b. circa 1884, d. before 1930
Last Edited23 Jan 2018
     Theodore Peters was born circa 1884 at Portugal.1 He married Faith (Freitas) Peters in 1909 at Oakland, Alameda Co., CA.2 Theodore Peters died before 1930; Guesstimate.

Family

Faith (Freitas) Peters b. 1891, d. 1968
Children

Citations

  1. [S2687] 1920 US Census, Tuolumne Co., California, population schedule, local, ED 144, SD 5, Sheet 5-A, (page 26 stamped) Dwelling 109, Household 114, 6 Jan 1920, 1910 - 88 Avenue: THEODORE PETERS, Head, owns house with fortgage, male white age 36 years, married, to US 1906, first papers filed for Citizenship 1915, can read and write, speaks English, born Portugal, both parents born Portugal, native language Portuguese, employed as sprayer in auto factory; FAITH PETERS, wife, female white age 29 years, married, to US 1903, applied for citizenship 1915; can read and write, speaks English, born Portugal, both parents born Portugal, native Portuguese speaker, not employed; LESTER PETERS, son, male white age 7 years, born California, native Portuguese speaker; THEODORA PETERS, daughter, female white age 5 years, not in school, born California; FAITH PETERS, daugther, female white age 2 years 6 mos, not in school, born California.
  2. [S2163] Unknown record type, NARA, Wahington DC.

Faith (Freitas) Peters1

F, b. 1891, d. 1968
Last Edited23 Jan 2018
     Faith (Freitas) Peters was born in 1891 at Portugal.1 She married Theodore Peters in 1909 at Oakland, Alameda Co., CA.2 Faith (Freitas) Peters died in 1968; Guesstimate.

Family

Theodore Peters b. c 1884, d. b 1930
Children

Citations

  1. [S2687] 1920 US Census, Tuolumne Co., California, population schedule, local, ED 144, SD 5, Sheet 5-A, (page 26 stamped) Dwelling 109, Household 114, 6 Jan 1920, 1910 - 88 Avenue: THEODORE PETERS, Head, owns house with fortgage, male white age 36 years, married, to US 1906, first papers filed for Citizenship 1915, can read and write, speaks English, born Portugal, both parents born Portugal, native language Portuguese, employed as sprayer in auto factory; FAITH PETERS, wife, female white age 29 years, married, to US 1903, applied for citizenship 1915; can read and write, speaks English, born Portugal, both parents born Portugal, native Portuguese speaker, not employed; LESTER PETERS, son, male white age 7 years, born California, native Portuguese speaker; THEODORA PETERS, daughter, female white age 5 years, not in school, born California; FAITH PETERS, daugther, female white age 2 years 6 mos, not in school, born California.
  2. [S2163] Unknown record type, NARA, Wahington DC.
  3. [S286] Unknown compiler, FAITH V PETERS female born 27 July 1917 at Alameda Co., mother's maiden name FREITAS.

Lester Peters1

M, b. 1912, d. 1999
FatherTheodore Peters1 b. c 1884, d. b 1930
MotherFaith (Freitas) Peters1 b. 1891, d. 1968
Last Edited23 Jan 2018
     Lester Peters was born in 1912 at California.1,2 He was the son of Theodore Peters and Faith (Freitas) Peters.1 Lester Peters died in 1999 at Los Angeles Co., CA.2

Citations

  1. [S2687] 1920 US Census, Tuolumne Co., California, population schedule, local, ED 144, SD 5, Sheet 5-A, (page 26 stamped) Dwelling 109, Household 114, 6 Jan 1920, 1910 - 88 Avenue: THEODORE PETERS, Head, owns house with fortgage, male white age 36 years, married, to US 1906, first papers filed for Citizenship 1915, can read and write, speaks English, born Portugal, both parents born Portugal, native language Portuguese, employed as sprayer in auto factory; FAITH PETERS, wife, female white age 29 years, married, to US 1903, applied for citizenship 1915; can read and write, speaks English, born Portugal, both parents born Portugal, native Portuguese speaker, not employed; LESTER PETERS, son, male white age 7 years, born California, native Portuguese speaker; THEODORA PETERS, daughter, female white age 5 years, not in school, born California; FAITH PETERS, daugther, female white age 2 years 6 mos, not in school, born California.
  2. [S335] Unknown compiler.

Theodora Peters1

F, b. 1915, d. after 1930
FatherTheodore Peters1 b. c 1884, d. b 1930
MotherFaith (Freitas) Peters1 b. 1891, d. 1968
Last Edited23 Jan 2018
     Theodora Peters was born in 1915 at California.1 She was the daughter of Theodore Peters and Faith (Freitas) Peters.1 Theodora Peters died after 1930; Guesstimate.

Citations

  1. [S2687] 1920 US Census, Tuolumne Co., California, population schedule, local, ED 144, SD 5, Sheet 5-A, (page 26 stamped) Dwelling 109, Household 114, 6 Jan 1920, 1910 - 88 Avenue: THEODORE PETERS, Head, owns house with fortgage, male white age 36 years, married, to US 1906, first papers filed for Citizenship 1915, can read and write, speaks English, born Portugal, both parents born Portugal, native language Portuguese, employed as sprayer in auto factory; FAITH PETERS, wife, female white age 29 years, married, to US 1903, applied for citizenship 1915; can read and write, speaks English, born Portugal, both parents born Portugal, native Portuguese speaker, not employed; LESTER PETERS, son, male white age 7 years, born California, native Portuguese speaker; THEODORA PETERS, daughter, female white age 5 years, not in school, born California; FAITH PETERS, daugther, female white age 2 years 6 mos, not in school, born California.

Andreas Sandner1

M, b. December 1886
MotherMrs. Margaretta Sandner1 b. Mar 1861
Last Edited8 Oct 2014
     Andreas Sandner was born in December 1886 at Illinois.1 He was the son of Mrs. Margaretta Sandner.1

Citations

  1. [S2688] 1900 US Census, San Francisco Co., California, population schedule, Mount Olive, ED 64, SD 10, Sheet 19-A, (page 97 stamped) Dwelling , Household 376, 20 June 1900, no address given - Margaretta Sandner, Head, white female born Mar 1861, age 39, widowed, mother of 6 children, 4 children living, born Germany, both parents born Germany, to US 1883, resident 17 years, not employed, can read and write, does not speak English, rents house; ANDREAS SANDNER, son, white male born dec 1886, age 13 years, born Illinois, both parents born Germany, at school; ANNA SANDNER, daughter white female born Apr 1889, age 11 years, born Nebraska, both parents born Germany, at school; HERMAN SANDNER, son, white male born Feb 1891, age 9 years, born Colorado, both parents born Germany, at school; ALBERT SANDNER, son, white male born Feb 1895, age 5 years, born Arkansas, not in school.

Anna Sandner1

F, b. April 1889
MotherMrs. Margaretta Sandner1 b. Mar 1861
Last Edited8 Oct 2014
     Anna Sandner was born in April 1889 at Nebraska.1 She was the daughter of Mrs. Margaretta Sandner.1

Citations

  1. [S2688] 1900 US Census, San Francisco Co., California, population schedule, Mount Olive, ED 64, SD 10, Sheet 19-A, (page 97 stamped) Dwelling , Household 376, 20 June 1900, no address given - Margaretta Sandner, Head, white female born Mar 1861, age 39, widowed, mother of 6 children, 4 children living, born Germany, both parents born Germany, to US 1883, resident 17 years, not employed, can read and write, does not speak English, rents house; ANDREAS SANDNER, son, white male born dec 1886, age 13 years, born Illinois, both parents born Germany, at school; ANNA SANDNER, daughter white female born Apr 1889, age 11 years, born Nebraska, both parents born Germany, at school; HERMAN SANDNER, son, white male born Feb 1891, age 9 years, born Colorado, both parents born Germany, at school; ALBERT SANDNER, son, white male born Feb 1895, age 5 years, born Arkansas, not in school.

Herman Sandner1

M, b. February 1891
MotherMrs. Margaretta Sandner1 b. Mar 1861
Last Edited8 Oct 2014
     Herman Sandner was born in February 1891 at Colorado.1 He was the son of Mrs. Margaretta Sandner.1

Citations

  1. [S2688] 1900 US Census, San Francisco Co., California, population schedule, Mount Olive, ED 64, SD 10, Sheet 19-A, (page 97 stamped) Dwelling , Household 376, 20 June 1900, no address given - Margaretta Sandner, Head, white female born Mar 1861, age 39, widowed, mother of 6 children, 4 children living, born Germany, both parents born Germany, to US 1883, resident 17 years, not employed, can read and write, does not speak English, rents house; ANDREAS SANDNER, son, white male born dec 1886, age 13 years, born Illinois, both parents born Germany, at school; ANNA SANDNER, daughter white female born Apr 1889, age 11 years, born Nebraska, both parents born Germany, at school; HERMAN SANDNER, son, white male born Feb 1891, age 9 years, born Colorado, both parents born Germany, at school; ALBERT SANDNER, son, white male born Feb 1895, age 5 years, born Arkansas, not in school.

Theresa Hirtzel1

F
FatherRod Hirtzel1 b. 28 Feb 1938, d. 12 Dec 2012
Last Edited8 Oct 2014
     Theresa Hirtzel was the daughter of Rod Hirtzel.1

Citations

  1. [S1602] Union Democrat, 13 December 2012, online, ... In addition to his parents, Mr. Hirtzel was preceded in death by his infant daughter, Theresa, and his second wife, Christiena Carlile.
    He is survived by siblings, Arvin Hirtzel, of Groveland, Paul Hirtzel, of Gresham, Ore., and Susan Byrd, of Oregon; two children, Byron Allen Hirtzel, of Pompano Beach, Fla., and Mark A. Hirtzel, of Tullahoma, Tenn.; and a stepdaughter, Bechaelle Wheeler, of Bonnie Lake, Wash. ...

Sharon Cooney1

F, d. before 2008
FatherJohn Cooney1
MotherMrs. Corinne Cooney1
Last Edited8 Oct 2014
     Sharon Cooney was the daughter of John Cooney and Mrs. Corinne Cooney.1 Sharon Cooney died before 2008.1

Citations

  1. [S2059] Inside Bay Area, 09 May 2008, online, Jane Shanley Hixenbaugh July 9, 1925 - April 30, 2008
    Formerly of Redwood City Passed away April 30th, 2008. She was born in Glendale, CA to John and Corinne Cooney on July 9th of 1925. She is the oldest of four sisters, Margaret (Peggy) and Sharon, who preceded her in death and Colleen Caruso of Pacifica, CA. She has left behind Charles Hixenbaugh, her loving husband of 47 years and two daughters, Shanley Hixenbaugh and Denise Nasso. Jane was a graduate of UC Berkeley. She owned and operated Graphic Production for 20 years. She was an active member of the Catholic Church. In retirement her many hobbies included bridge, water color painting and Red Hatters. She touched many lives for the better and will be dearly missed by all. Services and burial will be held at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel in Groveland, CA on Monday, May 12th at 11:00am. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations me made to a charity of your choice and that you call an old friend and tell them you love them.
    Published in Inside Bay Area on May 9, 2008.

George Eugene "Gene" "Lone Eagle" Nelson1

M, b. 30 May 1930, d. 28 March 2011
FatherGeorge Eugene Nelson Sr2 b. 20 Feb 1905, d. 15 Aug 1979
Last Edited27 Sep 2017
     George Eugene "Gene" "Lone Eagle" Nelson was born on 30 May 1930 at San Jose, Santa Clara Co., California.1,3 He was the son of George Eugene Nelson Sr.2 George Eugene "Gene" "Lone Eagle" Nelson married an unknown person circa 1950; C/B Bettie Louise (Schwartz) Wetherbee. He died on 28 March 2011 at Veterans' Administration Hospital, Palo Alto, Santa Clara Co., California, at age 80.4
     George Eugene "Gene" "Lone Eagle" Nelson was also known as Gene Nelson.5 He served in the US Navy during the 1940's.6 As of 1973, George Eugene "Gene" "Lone Eagle" Nelson was also known as Lone Eagle Nelson.7,8

Citations

  1. [S2689] Union Democrat, 27 Apr 2011, online, GEORGE EUGENE NELSON, aka Gene Nelson aka Lone Eagle 30 May 1930 - 28 Mar 2011
    Groveland resident George "Gene" "Lone Eagle" Eugene Nelson died March 28 at the Palo Alto VA Hospital. He was 80. Born in San Jose, he moved as a child to Groveland where he was raised.
    He joined the US Navy in ithe 1940's and after being discharged moved to Southern California. He returned to Groveland in 1973 and started his own masonry and tile setting business. He enjoyed gold panning and mining and had published two poetry books.
    He was part Chickasaw Indian and once served as Grand Marshall in the Groveland Parade.
    Mr. Nelson is survived by his wife of 37 years, Mary Nelson of Groveland; children Sandi Ganus and Diana Case, both of Arkansas; Michael Smith of Groveland; Becky Moore of Lakewood; grandchildren Matthew and Patrick Smith of Groveland, Michael J Smith and wife Karissas Ronan of Cottage Grove OR, and Lindsay Smith of Sonora; and two great-grandchildren.
    He was preceded in death by his son, Danny Ray Smith.
    A service will be held at a later date. Donations can be made to the Groveland Museum and Library. San Jose Funeral Service is handling arrangements.
  2. [S335] Unknown compiler, George Eugene Nelson, Male born 20 Feb 1905 in Colorado, died 15 Aug 1979 in Tuolumne Co.
  3. [S1] Unknown compiler.
  4. [S2689] Union Democrat, 27 Apr 2011, online, GEORGE EUGENE NELSON, aka Gene Nelson aka Lone Eagle 30 May 1930 - 28 Mar 2011
    Groveland resident George "Gene" "Lone Eagle" Eugene Nelson died March 28 at the Palo Alto VA Hospital. He was 80. Born in San Jose, he moved as a child to Groveland where he was raised.
    He joined the US Navy in ithe 1940's and after being discharged moved to Southern California. He returned to Groveland in 1973 and started his own masonry and tile setting business. He enjoyed gold panning and mining and had published two poetry books.
    He was part Chickasaw Indian and once served as Grand Marshall in the Groveland Parade.
    Mr. Nelson is survived by his wife of 37 years, Mary Nelson of Groveland; children Sandi Ganus and Diana Case, both of Arkansas; Michael Smith of Groveland; Becky Moore of Lakewood; grandchildren Matthew and Patrick Smith of Groveland, Michael J Smith and wife Karissa Ronan of Cottage Grove OR, and Lindsay Smith of Sonora; and two great-grandchildren.
    He was preceded in death by his son, Danny Ray Smith.
    A service will be held at a later date. Donations can be made to the Groveland Museum and Library. San Jose Funeral Service is handling arrangements.
  5. [S2689] Union Democrat, 27 Apr 2011, online, GEORGE EUGENE NELSON, aka Gene Nelson aka Lone Eagle 30 May 1930 - 28 Mar 2011.
  6. [S2689] Union Democrat, 27 Apr 2011, online, ... Born in San Jose, he moved as a child to Groveland where he was raised.
    He joined the US Navy in ithe 1940's and after being discharged moved to Southern California. He returned to Groveland in 1973 and started his own masonry and tile setting business. ...
  7. [S2689] Union Democrat, 27 Apr 2011, online, He was part Chickasaw Indian and once served as Grand Marshall in the Groveland Parade.
  8. [S98] Personal Knowledge of Compiler.

George Eugene Nelson Sr1

M, b. 20 February 1905, d. 15 August 1979
Last Edited27 Sep 2017
     George Eugene Nelson Sr was born on 20 February 1905 at Colorado.1 He died on 15 August 1979 at Tuolumne Co., California, at age 74.1

Family

Child

Citations

  1. [S335] Unknown compiler, George Eugene Nelson, Male born 20 Feb 1905 in Colorado, died 15 Aug 1979 in Tuolumne Co.