Lena (Bettencourt) Varni1

F, b. 28 October 1903, d. 10 March 1990
Last Edited4 Jan 2015
     Lena (Bettencourt) Varni was born on 28 October 1903 at Italy.1,2 She married Pietro Varni between 1920 and 1925. Lena (Bettencourt) Varni married Ernest Albert Lemke after 1950; per grandaughter Vivian Patton.3 Lena (Bettencourt) Varni died on 10 March 1990 at San Joaquin Co., California, at age 86.1 She was buried at Evergreen Mrmorial Park, Merced, Merced Co., California.2

Family 1

Pietro Varni b. 18 Jan 1893, d. 6 Jul 1949
Children

Family 2

Ernest Albert Lemke b. 9 Apr 1908, d. 24 Jun 2002

Citations

  1. [S523] Unknown author, California Death Index @ rootsweb.com.
  2. [S669] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com, LENA VARNI LEMKE born 28 Oct 1903 in Italy, died 10 Mar 1990 in San Joaquin Co. Wife of Ernest Albert Lemke (1908-2002) Burial Evergreen Memorial Park, Merced, Merced Co. CA Plot: Pioneer Wall B, col 10, row 5. Memorial 70602063 added 30 May 1911 by Anne Shurtleff Stevens.
  3. [S669] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com, ERNEST ALBERT LEMKE, born 9 Apr 1908, died 24 Jun 2002, son of Carl Anton Ernest Lemke of Prussia and Meta Ellsie Jones of Ohio; husband of Lena Varni. Burial Evergreen Memorial Park, Merced, Merced Co. CA Plot: Pioneer Wall B, col 10, row 5. Memorial 70601864 added 30 May 1911 by Anne Shurtleff Stevens.
  4. [S1843] Unknown name of person, unknown record type, JOSEPH LEWIS VARNI, male born 15 Aug 1925 San Francisco Co., mothers surname VARNI (sic) (unknown file date).
  5. [S1843] Unknown name of person, unknown record type, GENEVIEVE MARIE VARNI, female born 22 Nov 1929 in Santa Cruz Co., mother's maiden name BETTENCOURT. (unknown file date).

Ernest Albert Lemke1

M, b. 9 April 1908, d. 24 June 2002
Last Edited4 Jan 2015
     Ernest Albert Lemke was born on 9 April 1908.1 He married Lena (Bettencourt) Varni after 1950; per grandaughter Vivian Patton.1 Ernest Albert Lemke was buried in 2002 at Evergreen Memorial Park, Merced, Merced Co., California.2 He died on 24 June 2002 at age 94.1

Family

Lena (Bettencourt) Varni b. 28 Oct 1903, d. 10 Mar 1990

Citations

  1. [S669] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com, ERNEST ALBERT LEMKE, born 9 Apr 1908, died 24 Jun 2002, son of Carl Anton Ernest Lemke of Prussia and Meta Ellsie Jones of Ohio; husband of Lena Varni. Burial Evergreen Memorial Park, Merced, Merced Co. CA Plot: Pioneer Wall B, col 10, row 5. Memorial 70601864 added 30 May 1911 by Anne Shurtleff Stevens.
  2. [S669] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com, Ernest Albert Lemkeborn 9 Apr 1908, died 24 Jun 2002. Son of Carl Anton Ernest Lemke of Prussia and Meta Elsie Jones of Ohio. Husband of Lena Varni. Burial at Evergreen Memorial Park, Merced Co., California, Pioneer Wall B, Col 10, Row 5. Fina a Grave Memorial 70601864 added 30 May 2011 by Anne Shurtleff Stevens.

Pietro Varni

M, b. 18 January 1893, d. 6 July 1949
Last Edited4 Jan 2015
     Pietro Varni was born on 18 January 1893; Note that while CA death index says he was born outside the USA, all available census reports says he was born in California.1,2 He married Lena (Bettencourt) Varni between 1920 and 1925. Pietro Varni died on 6 July 1949 at Merced Co., California, at age 56.1

Family

Lena (Bettencourt) Varni b. 28 Oct 1903, d. 10 Mar 1990
Children

Citations

  1. [S965] California Death Index, 1940-1997, online Ancestry.com, PETE VARNI, male born 18 Jan 1893 outside USA, died 6 July 1949 Merced Co. Mother's maiden name VARNI, father's surname VARNI.
  2. [S2739] City Directory, Merced Co., CA, RL Polk and Co., 1948, Merced - Varni, Peter (wife Lena) h 199 E 24th St., Merced.
  3. [S1843] Unknown name of person, unknown record type, JOSEPH LEWIS VARNI, male born 15 Aug 1925 San Francisco Co., mothers surname VARNI (sic) (unknown file date).
  4. [S1843] Unknown name of person, unknown record type, GENEVIEVE MARIE VARNI, female born 22 Nov 1929 in Santa Cruz Co., mother's maiden name BETTENCOURT. (unknown file date).

Genevieve Marie Varni1

F, b. 22 November 1929, d. 14 October 1949
FatherPietro Varni1 b. 18 Jan 1893, d. 6 Jul 1949
MotherLena (Bettencourt) Varni1 b. 28 Oct 1903, d. 10 Mar 1990
Last Edited15 Nov 2014
     Genevieve Marie Varni was born on 22 November 1929 at Santa Cruz, California.1 She was the daughter of Pietro Varni and Lena (Bettencourt) Varni.1 Genevieve Marie Varni died on 14 October 1949 at Alameda Co., California, at age 19.2

Citations

  1. [S1843] Unknown name of person, unknown record type, GENEVIEVE MARIE VARNI, female born 22 Nov 1929 in Santa Cruz Co., mother's maiden name BETTENCOURT. (unknown file date).
  2. [S965] California Death Index, 1940-1997, online Ancestry.com, GENEVIEVE MARIE VARNI, female born 22 Nov 1929 in California, died 14 Oct 1949 in Alameda Co. Mother's maiden name Bettencourt, father's surname Varni.

Joseph Lewis Varni1

M, b. 16 August 1925, d. 14 March 2014
FatherPietro Varni1 b. 18 Jan 1893, d. 6 Jul 1949
MotherLena (Bettencourt) Varni1 b. 28 Oct 1903, d. 10 Mar 1990
Last Edited15 Nov 2014
     Joseph Lewis Varni was born on 16 August 1925 at San Francisco, San Francisco Co., California.1 He was the son of Pietro Varni and Lena (Bettencourt) Varni.1 Joseph Lewis Varni died on 14 March 2014 at age 88.2

Citations

  1. [S1843] Unknown name of person, unknown record type, JOSEPH LEWIS VARNI, male born 15 Aug 1925 San Francisco Co., mothers surname VARNI (sic) (unknown file date).
  2. [S8] SSDI, JOSEPH L VARNI, born 16 Aug 1925, died 14 Mar 2014. SNN issue California before 1951.

Wilbur H Harms Harms

M, b. 25 August 1915, d. 25 September 1987
FatherHerbert W Harms b. c 1886
MotherSarah B Harms b. c 1884, d. b 1920
Last Edited6 Mar 2015
     Wilbur H Harms Harms married Kathleen Isabelle (Lynn) Lockhart Harms, daughter of Annie (McQueen) Lynn. Wilbur H Harms Harms was born on 25 August 1915 at Lee Co., Illinois; per US Census, Lee Co., Illinois 1920, 1930. He was the son of Herbert W Harms and Sarah B Harms. Wilbur H Harms Harms died on 25 September 1987 at Orange Co., California, at age 72.1

Family

Kathleen Isabelle (Lynn) Lockhart Harms b. 18 Aug 1913, d. 29 Aug 2002

Citations

  1. [S965] California Death Index, 1940-1997, online Ancestry.com, Name: Wilbur Herbert Harms Social Security #: 563079101 Gender: Male Birth Date: 25 Aug 1915 Birth Place: Illinois Death Date: 25 Sep 1987 Death Place: Orange Co. Mother's Maiden Name: Floto.

Kathleen Isabelle (Lynn) Lockhart Harms1,2

F, b. 18 August 1913, d. 29 August 2002
MotherAnnie (McQueen) Lynn b. c 1895
Last Edited6 Mar 2015
     Kathleen Isabelle (Lynn) Lockhart Harms married Wilbur H Harms Harms, son of Herbert W Harms and Sarah B Harms. Kathleen Isabelle (Lynn) Lockhart Harms was born on 18 August 1913 at Canada.3 She was the daughter of Annie (McQueen) Lynn. Kathleen Isabelle (Lynn) Lockhart Harms died on 29 August 2002 at Santa Clara Co., California, at age 89.3

Family

Wilbur H Harms Harms b. 25 Aug 1915, d. 25 Sep 1987

Citations

  1. [S2718] Carlo De Ferrari Archives Naturalization Court Orders, R0007332, R0007332 798 Naturalization Court Orders 0553 Harms Kathleen Isabelle Lockhart 09/06/1960
    R0007560 803 Petition and Record 0553 Harms Kathleen Isabelle Lockhart 08/18/1960 Canada Witnesses: Mrs. Rira M. Encherton W.H. Harms
    R0008874 1552 Naturalization Records 1254 Harms Kathleen Isabelle 09/06/1960 Canada Sup. Ct. 8227537 [.....]
    Name-Var:     Mrs. Kathleen "Kay" Isabelle (Lockhart) Harms (06 Sep 1960), Carlo DeFerrari Archives, Sonora, Tuolumne Co., California.
  2. [S285] Personal Knowledge of Compiler.
  3. [S8] SSDI, Kathlee l Harms (sic), last known residence San Jose, Santa Clara Co. CA 95126, born 13 Aug 1913, died 29 Aug 2002. SSN issued in California before 1951.

Herbert W Harms

M, b. circa 1886
Last Edited16 Nov 2014
     Herbert W Harms married Sarah B Harms. Herbert W Harms was born circa 1886 at Illinois; per 1930 census.

Family

Sarah B Harms b. c 1884, d. b 1920
Child

Sarah B Harms

F, b. circa 1884, d. before 1920
Last Edited16 Nov 2014
     Sarah B Harms married Herbert W Harms. Sarah B Harms was born circa 1884 at Illinois. She died before 1920.

Family

Herbert W Harms b. c 1886
Child

Annie (McQueen) Lynn

F, b. circa 1895
Last Edited16 Nov 2014
     Annie (McQueen) Lynn was born circa 1895.

Family

Child

Marie (Dostel) Beckley

F, b. 10 March 1905, d. 6 February 1991
Bur-RevL
Last Edited22 Nov 2014
     Marie (Dostel) Beckley married Arthur K. Beckley. Marie (Dostel) Beckley was born on 10 March 1905 at Colorado. She died on 6 February 1991 at age 85. She was buried in February 1991 at Our Lady of Mt Carmel Cemetery, Big Oak Flat, Tuolumne Co., California.

Family

Arthur K. Beckley b. 1901, d. 1965

James Herron Black

M, b. 1910, d. 1993
FatherGeorge B. Black1 b. 1882, d. 1956
MotherEvelyn (Herron) Black1 b. 6 Jun 1886, d. 24 Sep 1979
Bur-RevL
Last Edited22 Nov 2014
     James Herron Black was born in 1910.1 He was the son of George B. Black and Evelyn (Herron) Black.1 James Herron Black died in 1993 at Sparks, Washoe Co., Nevada.1 He was buried at Our Lady of Mt Carmel Cemetery, Big Oak Flat, Tuolumne Co., California.2

Citations

  1. [S747] Allen J. ED.D Repashy, History Makers South of the River, 3rd Edition, GR 13      JAMES HERON BLACK, 1910 to 1993
    James Heron Black was the brother of Ralph [Gr 11] and Bernard [Gr 12] Black. He was born 25 Jan 1910 in North Dakota, son of George B and Evelyn V. Black. He died 13 May 1993 in Sparks, Washoe Co., Nevada.
  2. [S747] Allen J. ED.D Repashy, History Makers South of the River, 3rd Edition, GR 13      JAMES HERRON BLACK, 1910 to 1993
    James Herron Black was the brother of Ralph [Gr 11] and Bernard [Gr 12] Black. He was born 25 Jan 1910 in North Dakota, son of George B and Evelyn V. Black. He died 13 May 1993 in Sparks, Washoe Co., Nevada.

Evelyn (Herron) Black1

F, b. 6 June 1886, d. 24 September 1979
Last Edited22 Nov 2014
     Evelyn (Herron) Black was born on 6 June 1886 at Wisconsin; per Duane Lee Mattson Family Tree 2 at Ancestry.com (Nov 2014.) She married George B. Black on 5 August 1905.1 Evelyn (Herron) Black died on 24 September 1979 at age 93.

Family

George B. Black b. 1882, d. 1956
Children

Citations

  1. [S747] Allen J. ED.D Repashy, History Makers South of the River, 3rd Edition, GR 13      JAMES HERON BLACK, 1910 to 1993
    James Heron Black was the brother of Ralph [Gr 11] and Bernard [Gr 12] Black. He was born 25 Jan 1910 in North Dakota, son of George B and Evelyn V. Black. He died 13 May 1993 in Sparks, Washoe Co., Nevada.

Rinnie (Enos) Upchurch Williams1

F, b. March 1860
Last Edited29 May 2015
     Rinnie (Enos) Upchurch Williams was born in March 1860 at Iowa; PROBLEM --- cannot be born after her first child.1 She married Eugene Williams i between 1896 and 1897.1

Family 1

Children

Family 2

Eugene Williams i b. Apr 1861
Child

Citations

  1. [S2724] 1900 US Census, Solano Co., population schedule, Elmira, ED 140, SD 3, Sheet 3-B, (follows page 148 stamped), Dwelling, Household, 6 June 1900, no address given - EUGENE WILLIAMS, Head, white male born Apr 1861, age 39 years, married 3 years, born California, father born Missouri, mother born Illinois, farmer, can read and write, speaks English, owns Farm free of morrgage, # 18 on farm schedule; RINNIE WILLIAMS, wife, White female born March 1860, age 40 years, married 3 years, mother of 5 children, 5 children living, born Iowa, both parents born Virginia, can read and write, speaks English; EUGENE WILLIAMS, Jr., white male born Feb 1899, age 1 year, born California, father born California, mother born Iowa; LOUIS UPCHURCH, step-son, white male born Oct 1885, age 14, born California, father born Tennessee, mother born Iowa, at school, can read and write, speaks English; ROBERT UPCHURCH, step-son, white male born Feb 1888, age 12 years, born California, father born Tennessee, mother born Iowa, at school, can read and write, speaks English; LEONA UPCHURCH, step-dauaghter, white female born May 1890, age 10 years, born California, father born Tennessee, mother born Iowa, at school, can read and write, speaks English. [Charles Upchurch, Nephew, white male born April 1893, age 7 years, born California, father born Kentucky, mother born Iowa is living in Dwelling 72, Household 74 on same page of census -- household of Case Northcutt, head, white male born Dec 1854, age 45 years, born Kentucky birthplace of parents unknown, farmer, can read and write, speaks English, owns farm, #20 on farm schedule; wife JESSIE NORTHCUTT, white female born Feb 1852, age 48 years, married 18 years, no children, born Iowa, both parents born Virginia, can read and write, speaks English. Charles is probably the 5th child of Rinnie Williams who reports being the mother of 5 living children, but has only 5 children in household. Rinnie is also born Iowa of Virginia-born parents]

Louis Upchurch1

M, b. October 1855
MotherRinnie (Enos) Upchurch Williams1 b. Mar 1860
Last Edited23 Nov 2014
     Louis Upchurch was born in October 1855 at California.1 He was the son of Rinnie (Enos) Upchurch Williams.1

Citations

  1. [S2724] 1900 US Census, Solano Co., population schedule, Elmira, ED 140, SD 3, Sheet 3-B, (follows page 148 stamped), Dwelling, Household, 6 June 1900, no address given - EUGENE WILLIAMS, Head, white male born Apr 1861, age 39 years, married 3 years, born California, father born Missouri, mother born Illinois, farmer, can read and write, speaks English, owns Farm free of morrgage, # 18 on farm schedule; RINNIE WILLIAMS, wife, White female born March 1860, age 40 years, married 3 years, mother of 5 children, 5 children living, born Iowa, both parents born Virginia, can read and write, speaks English; EUGENE WILLIAMS, Jr., white male born Feb 1899, age 1 year, born California, father born California, mother born Iowa; LOUIS UPCHURCH, step-son, white male born Oct 1885, age 14, born California, father born Tennessee, mother born Iowa, at school, can read and write, speaks English; ROBERT UPCHURCH, step-son, white male born Feb 1888, age 12 years, born California, father born Tennessee, mother born Iowa, at school, can read and write, speaks English; LEONA UPCHURCH, step-dauaghter, white female born May 1890, age 10 years, born California, father born Tennessee, mother born Iowa, at school, can read and write, speaks English. [Charles Upchurch, Nephew, white male born April 1893, age 7 years, born California, father born Kentucky, mother born Iowa is living in Dwelling 72, Household 74 on same page of census -- household of Case Northcutt, head, white male born Dec 1854, age 45 years, born Kentucky birthplace of parents unknown, farmer, can read and write, speaks English, owns farm, #20 on farm schedule; wife JESSIE NORTHCUTT, white female born Feb 1852, age 48 years, married 18 years, no children, born Iowa, both parents born Virginia, can read and write, speaks English. Charles is probably the 5th child of Rinnie Williams who reports being the mother of 5 living children, but has only 5 children in household. Rinnie is also born Iowa of Virginia-born parents]

Robert Upchurch1

M, b. February 1888
MotherRinnie (Enos) Upchurch Williams1 b. Mar 1860
Last Edited23 Nov 2014
     Robert Upchurch was born in February 1888 at California.1 He was the son of Rinnie (Enos) Upchurch Williams.1

Citations

  1. [S2724] 1900 US Census, Solano Co., population schedule, Elmira, ED 140, SD 3, Sheet 3-B, (follows page 148 stamped), Dwelling, Household, 6 June 1900, no address given - EUGENE WILLIAMS, Head, white male born Apr 1861, age 39 years, married 3 years, born California, father born Missouri, mother born Illinois, farmer, can read and write, speaks English, owns Farm free of morrgage, # 18 on farm schedule; RINNIE WILLIAMS, wife, White female born March 1860, age 40 years, married 3 years, mother of 5 children, 5 children living, born Iowa, both parents born Virginia, can read and write, speaks English; EUGENE WILLIAMS, Jr., white male born Feb 1899, age 1 year, born California, father born California, mother born Iowa; LOUIS UPCHURCH, step-son, white male born Oct 1885, age 14, born California, father born Tennessee, mother born Iowa, at school, can read and write, speaks English; ROBERT UPCHURCH, step-son, white male born Feb 1888, age 12 years, born California, father born Tennessee, mother born Iowa, at school, can read and write, speaks English; LEONA UPCHURCH, step-dauaghter, white female born May 1890, age 10 years, born California, father born Tennessee, mother born Iowa, at school, can read and write, speaks English. [Charles Upchurch, Nephew, white male born April 1893, age 7 years, born California, father born Kentucky, mother born Iowa is living in Dwelling 72, Household 74 on same page of census -- household of Case Northcutt, head, white male born Dec 1854, age 45 years, born Kentucky birthplace of parents unknown, farmer, can read and write, speaks English, owns farm, #20 on farm schedule; wife JESSIE NORTHCUTT, white female born Feb 1852, age 48 years, married 18 years, no children, born Iowa, both parents born Virginia, can read and write, speaks English. Charles is probably the 5th child of Rinnie Williams who reports being the mother of 5 living children, but has only 5 children in household. Rinnie is also born Iowa of Virginia-born parents]

Leona Upchurch1

F, b. May 1890
MotherRinnie (Enos) Upchurch Williams1 b. Mar 1860
Last Edited23 Nov 2014
     Leona Upchurch was born in May 1890.1 She was the daughter of Rinnie (Enos) Upchurch Williams.1

Citations

  1. [S2724] 1900 US Census, Solano Co., population schedule, Elmira, ED 140, SD 3, Sheet 3-B, (follows page 148 stamped), Dwelling, Household, 6 June 1900, no address given - EUGENE WILLIAMS, Head, white male born Apr 1861, age 39 years, married 3 years, born California, father born Missouri, mother born Illinois, farmer, can read and write, speaks English, owns Farm free of morrgage, # 18 on farm schedule; RINNIE WILLIAMS, wife, White female born March 1860, age 40 years, married 3 years, mother of 5 children, 5 children living, born Iowa, both parents born Virginia, can read and write, speaks English; EUGENE WILLIAMS, Jr., white male born Feb 1899, age 1 year, born California, father born California, mother born Iowa; LOUIS UPCHURCH, step-son, white male born Oct 1885, age 14, born California, father born Tennessee, mother born Iowa, at school, can read and write, speaks English; ROBERT UPCHURCH, step-son, white male born Feb 1888, age 12 years, born California, father born Tennessee, mother born Iowa, at school, can read and write, speaks English; LEONA UPCHURCH, step-dauaghter, white female born May 1890, age 10 years, born California, father born Tennessee, mother born Iowa, at school, can read and write, speaks English. [Charles Upchurch, Nephew, white male born April 1893, age 7 years, born California, father born Kentucky, mother born Iowa is living in Dwelling 72, Household 74 on same page of census -- household of Case Northcutt, head, white male born Dec 1854, age 45 years, born Kentucky birthplace of parents unknown, farmer, can read and write, speaks English, owns farm, #20 on farm schedule; wife JESSIE NORTHCUTT, white female born Feb 1852, age 48 years, married 18 years, no children, born Iowa, both parents born Virginia, can read and write, speaks English. Charles is probably the 5th child of Rinnie Williams who reports being the mother of 5 living children, but has only 5 children in household. Rinnie is also born Iowa of Virginia-born parents]

Charles Upchurch1

M, b. April 1893
MotherRinnie (Enos) Upchurch Williams1 b. Mar 1860
Last Edited23 Nov 2014
     Charles Upchurch was born in April 1893 at California.1 He was the son of Rinnie (Enos) Upchurch Williams.1

Citations

  1. [S2724] 1900 US Census, Solano Co., population schedule, Elmira, ED 140, SD 3, Sheet 3-B, (follows page 148 stamped), Dwelling, Household, 6 June 1900, no address given - EUGENE WILLIAMS, Head, white male born Apr 1861, age 39 years, married 3 years, born California, father born Missouri, mother born Illinois, farmer, can read and write, speaks English, owns Farm free of morrgage, # 18 on farm schedule; RINNIE WILLIAMS, wife, White female born March 1860, age 40 years, married 3 years, mother of 5 children, 5 children living, born Iowa, both parents born Virginia, can read and write, speaks English; EUGENE WILLIAMS, Jr., white male born Feb 1899, age 1 year, born California, father born California, mother born Iowa; LOUIS UPCHURCH, step-son, white male born Oct 1885, age 14, born California, father born Tennessee, mother born Iowa, at school, can read and write, speaks English; ROBERT UPCHURCH, step-son, white male born Feb 1888, age 12 years, born California, father born Tennessee, mother born Iowa, at school, can read and write, speaks English; LEONA UPCHURCH, step-dauaghter, white female born May 1890, age 10 years, born California, father born Tennessee, mother born Iowa, at school, can read and write, speaks English. [Charles Upchurch, Nephew, white male born April 1893, age 7 years, born California, father born Kentucky, mother born Iowa is living in Dwelling 72, Household 74 on same page of census -- household of Case Northcutt, head, white male born Dec 1854, age 45 years, born Kentucky birthplace of parents unknown, farmer, can read and write, speaks English, owns farm, #20 on farm schedule; wife JESSIE NORTHCUTT, white female born Feb 1852, age 48 years, married 18 years, no children, born Iowa, both parents born Virginia, can read and write, speaks English. Charles is probably the 5th child of Rinnie Williams who reports being the mother of 5 living children, but has only 5 children in household. Rinnie is also born Iowa of Virginia-born parents]