Betty Louise Jessen

F, b. 15 May 1941, d. 31 January 2010
     Betty Louise Jessen was born on 15 May 1941 at Clinton, Clinton Co., IA. She married Dale William Johnston, son of Edward Benner Johnston and Velma Irene Kohl, on 28 June 1985. Betty Louise Jessen died on 31 January 2010 at Iowa City, Johnson Co., IA, at age 68 Obituary (findagrave.com):

Betty Louise was joyfully welcomed into the world on May 15, 1941 by Cora and Carl Jessen of Clinton, Iowa. She married Donald Petersen and together they had 4 children; Virginia Petersen (Charles), Carlena Minor (James), Tom Petersen (Tammy) and Barbara Chermak (John). They divorced and she married Dale Johnston on June 28, 1985. They traveled the world together and had many exciting and unique adventures. Betty loved nature, had a remarkable zest for life and a continuing love of learning new things. She was, among many other things, an accomplished gardener and an award winning photographer.
Betty was gently called home to be with our Lord on January 31, 2010. She was preceded in death by her husband, infant sister, brother and parents. She will always be missed by those who had the good fortune to know her. Memorial Services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Friday, February 5, 2010, at the Knox Presbyterian Church in Cedar Rapids. Memorial donations can be made in her memory to Wickiup Hill Outdoor Learning Center.


Carl F. R. Jessen1

M, b. May 1865, d. after 12 April 1930
     Carl F. R. Jessen was born in May 1865 at Denmark.1 He married Adele (?). Carl F. R. Jessen died after 12 April 1930.

Child of Carl F. R. Jessen and Adele (?)

Citations

  1. [S4054] 1910 Federal Census, Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T624, Roll 729; FHL #1374742.

George Jessen

M, b. 15 October 1904, d. 18 May 1955
     George Jessen was born on 15 October 1904 at South Dakota. He was the son of Carl F. R. Jessen and Adele (?)1 George Jessen married Doris Evelyn Tallman, daughter of Augustus Ralph Tallman and Ida Marquardt, on 30 July 1928. George Jessen died on 18 May 1955 at age 50. He was buried in 1955 at Lakeside Cemetery, Fairmont, Martin Co., MN.

Citations

  1. [S4054] 1910 Federal Census, Yellow Medicine County, Minnesota. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T624, Roll 729; FHL #1374742.

Margaret Jessen1

F, b. circa 1919
     Margaret Jessen was born circa 1919 at Louisiana.1 She was the daughter of Otto Saaby Jessen and Louisa Stevens.1
Note: demographics on 1930 census suggest Margaret was an adopted daughter.

Citations

  1. [S2766] 1930 Federal Census, Orleans Parish, Louisiana. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Roll 818; FHL #2340545.

Otto Saaby Jessen1

M, b. 21 January 1882
     Otto Saaby Jessen was born on 21 January 1882 at Denmark.1 He married Louisa Stevens, daughter of Elmer Ellsworth Stevens and Mary Louisa Parke, on 29 December 1916 at Kane Co., IL. Otto Saaby Jessen lived on 21 April 1930 at 4956 Music Street, New Orleans, Orleans Par., LA; Mechanical engineer for barge line.1

Child of Otto Saaby Jessen and Louisa Stevens

Citations

  1. [S2766] 1930 Federal Census, Orleans Parish, Louisiana. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T626, Roll 818; FHL #2340545.

Caleb Jessup

M, b. 1778, d. 1843
     Caleb Jessup was born in 1778 at Surry Co., NC. He was the son of Joseph Jessup and Priscilla Jackson. Caleb Jessup married Mary Rachel Clark. Caleb Jessup died in 1843 at Eel River Twp., Greene Co., IN.

Child of Caleb Jessup and Mary Rachel Clark

Daniel Jessup

M, b. circa 1790, d. 28 August 1845
     Daniel Jessup was born circa 1790. He married Ann Seward, daughter of Samuel Seward and Elsie Gentry, circa 1812. Daniel Jessup lived in 1820 at Springfield Twp., Hamilton Co., OH; Census p.172 (stamped), 32 (pencilled.) He died on 28 August 1845.

Child of Daniel Jessup and Ann Seward

Jane Jinson Jessup

F, b. 15 March 1802, d. 1 June 1845
     Jane Jinson Jessup was born on 15 March 1802 at Surry Co., NC. She was the daughter of Caleb Jessup and Mary Rachel Clark. Jane Jinson Jessup married Harbard Colvin Sanders, son of John H. Sanders and Emma (?), on 20 April 1823 at Greene Co., IN, per Indiana Marriage Index, online (ancestry.com.) Jane Jinson Jessup died on 1 June 1845 at Greene Co., IN, at age 43.

Child of Jane Jinson Jessup and Harbard Colvin Sanders

Joseph Jessup

M, b. 1738, d. 1796
     Joseph Jessup was born in 1738. He was the son of Thomas Jessup and Sarah Small. Joseph Jessup married Priscilla Jackson, daughter of Aaron Jackson. Joseph Jessup died in 1796.

Child of Joseph Jessup and Priscilla Jackson

Lillian Jessup1

F, b. 1874
     Lillian Jessup was born in 1874 at Indiana.1 She married Daniel J. Murphy circa 1890.1

Child of Lillian Jessup and Daniel J. Murphy

Citations

  1. [S2044] 1900 Federal Census, Pratt County, Kansas. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 495; FHL #1240495.

Sarah Ann Jessup1,2

F, b. 19 October 1827
     Sarah Ann Jessup was born on 19 October 1827 at Springfield Twp., Hamilton Co. (probably), OH, Seward information from web page of Phyllis Solter.

http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~solter/Seward/sam.htm

From the Porter County "Vidette Messenger" of April 16, 1935, page 1:

"Sarah Jessup was born on a farm near Cincinnati."1 She was the daughter of Daniel Jessup and Ann Seward. Sarah Ann Jessup married Temple Windle, son of Temple Windle and Phebe Zix, on 23 November 1847 at La Porte Co., IN, 3 children born to the marriage, 2 living as of 1900, per census info.1,3

Children of Sarah Ann Jessup and Temple Windle

Citations

  1. [S308] 1860 Federal Census, Porter County, Indiana. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M653, Roll 289; FHL #803289.
  2. [S314] 1850 Federal Census, La Porte County, Indiana. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M432, Roll 157.
  3. [S334] 1900 Federal Census, Porter County, Indiana. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 398; FHL #1240398.

Thomas Jessup

M, b. 1715, d. 1783
     Thomas Jessup was born in 1715. He married Sarah Small. Thomas Jessup died in 1783.

Child of Thomas Jessup and Sarah Small

Bertha Mae Jewell

F, b. 2 November 1914, d. 9 December 1992
     Bertha Mae Jewell was born on 2 November 1914 at Barnesville, Belmont Co., OH. She was the daughter of John H. Jewell and Emma Bennett.1 Bertha Mae Jewell married Carl Martin Clary, son of Jacob Andrew Clary and Alice Florence Harding, on 19 September 1936 at Moundsville, WV. Bertha Mae Jewell died on 9 December 1992 at Zanesville, Muskingum Co., OH, at age 78. She was buried in December 1992 at Crestview Cemetery, Barnesville, Belmont Co., OH, Findagrave #115821631.

Children of Bertha Mae Jewell and Carl Martin Clary

Citations

  1. [S367] 1920 Federal Census, Belmont County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, Series T625, Roll 1350.

Edna M. Jewell1

F, b. 2 November 1891
     Edna M. Jewell was born on 2 November 1891.1 She married M. Levis Brower, son of Eugene M. Brower and Anna Burke.1

Child of Edna M. Jewell and M. Levis Brower

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, p.71.
  2. [S82] Price Genealogy, p.72.

George William Jewell

M, b. 14 January 1886
     George William Jewell was born on 14 January 1886 at Warren Co., IL. He married Grace Lucille Flickinger, daughter of Andrew H. Flickinger and Addie Ida Luke, in 1910 at Nebraska.

John H. Jewell1

M, b. 1891, d. 1979
     John H. Jewell was born in 1891 at Ohio.1 He married Emma Bennett. John H. Jewell died in 1979. He was buried in 1979 at Barnesville Catholic Cemetery, Barnesville, Belmont Co., OH, Findagrave #148069827.

Child of John H. Jewell and Emma Bennett

Citations

  1. [S367] 1920 Federal Census, Belmont County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, Series T625, Roll 1350.

Samuel Glenden Jewell

M
     Samuel Glenden Jewell married Hazel Decker.

Child of Samuel Glenden Jewell and Hazel Decker

Samuel Glendon Jewell

M, b. 1917, d. 1979
     Samuel Glendon Jewell was born in 1917. He was the son of Samuel Glenden Jewell and Hazel Decker. Samuel Glendon Jewell married Frieda Lucille Starr, daughter of Nathan Starr and Rosa Myrtle Wolf, on 27 March 1936. Samuel Glendon Jewell died in 1979.

Angeline Catherine Jewett1

F, b. circa 1861, d. 14 June 1944
     Angeline Catherine Jewett was born circa 1861 at Licking Co., OH, 1900 census shows 1863, but she was nine years old as of the 1870 census. Her husband's reported age was also optimistic by a couple of years on the 1900 census.2,1 She was the daughter of L. A. Jewett and Eliza Ann (?)2 Angeline Catherine Jewett married John Henry Ashton, son of Joseph Ashton and Harriet Ann Larimore, circa 1883.1 Angeline Catherine Jewett died on 14 June 1944 at Newark, Licking Co., OH. She was buried in June 1944 at Licking Cemetery, Hebron, Licking Co., OH, Find A Grave Memorial# 43223002.

Children of Angeline Catherine Jewett and John Henry Ashton

Citations

  1. [S280] 1900 Federal Census, Licking County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 1293; FHL #1241293.
  2. [S841] 1870 Federal Census, Licking County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M593, Roll 1233, FHL #552732.

L. A. Jewett

M, b. circa 1822, d. before 24 June 1870
     L. A. Jewett was born circa 1822 at Ohio.1 He married Eliza Ann (?). L. A. Jewett died before 24 June 1870.

Child of L. A. Jewett and Eliza Ann (?)

Citations

  1. [S433] 1860 Federal Census, Licking County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M653, Roll 998; FHL #803998.

Abel Jewitt1

M, b. 22 February 1834, d. 13 December 1862
     Abel Jewitt was born on 22 February 1834 at Litchfield, Medina Co., OH.1 He married Mary Eliza Jane Warren on 25 February 1855 at Jones Co., IA. Abel Jewitt began military service 24th Iowa Volunteer Infantry. He died on 13 December 1862 at Helena, Phillips Co., AR, at age 28. Cause of death: on 13 December 1862 disease while serving in Union Army.

Child of Abel Jewitt and Mary Eliza Jane Warren

Citations

  1. [S620] 1860 Federal Census, Jones County, Iowa. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M653, Roll 328; FHL #803328.

Mary Eliza Jane Jewitt

F, b. 25 February 1859, d. 26 March 1919
     Mary Eliza Jane Jewitt was born on 25 February 1859 at Onslow, Jones Co., IA. She was the daughter of Abel Jewitt and Mary Eliza Jane Warren.1 Mary Eliza Jane Jewitt married John Orrin Eye on 25 February 1877 at Onslow, Jones Co., IA. Mary Eliza Jane Jewitt was buried in March 1919 at Center Chapel (Green) Cemetery, Rome Twp., Jones Co., IA. She died on 26 March 1919 at Jones Co., IA, at age 60.

Child of Mary Eliza Jane Jewitt and John Orrin Eye

Citations

  1. [S620] 1860 Federal Census, Jones County, Iowa. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M653, Roll 328; FHL #803328.

Anna J. Jibben

F, b. 26 February 1898, d. 2 January 1996
     Anna J. Jibben was born on 26 February 1898. She married Harry Urish, son of Adam Urish and Stella Larimore, on 6 December 1917. Anna J. Jibben died on 2 January 1996 at age 97.

Child of Anna J. Jibben and Harry Urish

Dr. Dale Brice Jillson

M, b. 9 August 1927, d. 11 June 2013
     Dr. Dale Brice Jillson was born on 9 August 1927 at Elgin, Antelope Co., NE. He was the son of Dr. Paul Myron Jillson and Juanita Jerrene Bartlett. Dr. Dale Brice Jillson was graduated in 1953 at Iowa State University, Ames, Story Co., IA; DVM. He married Virginia Ruth Taylor, daughter of Lyle Dearborn Taylor and Beatrice Salena Talley, on 11 September 1955 at Harlan, Pottawattamie Co., IA. Occupation: Veterinarian. Dr. Dale Brice Jillson died on 11 June 2013 at Eastern Nebraska Veterans Home, Bellevue, Sarpy Co., NE, at age 85 Obituary (findagrave.com):

Dr. Dale Brice Jillson, DVM, of Elgin, Nebraska, passed away Tuesday, June 11, 2013 at the Eastern Nebraska Veterans Home in Bellevue, Nebraska. Dale, son of Dr. Paul M. and Juanita (Bartlett) Jillson, was born August 9, 1927 at Elgin, Nebraska.

Dale attended Elgin Public (NE.) High School, lettering in football and basketball, graduating with the class of 1945. He served his country in the Army Air Corps before attending college at University of Nebraska and graduating from Iowa State in 1953 with a degree in Veterinary Science.

Dale married Virginia Taylor on September 11, 1955 in Harlan, Iowa. After a few years living in Neligh, Nebraska, they moved in 1961 to his home community of Elgin. He served his community as a veterinarian for 43 years before retiring in 1997. He considered himself a lifelong resident of Elgin, Nebraska.

In the early years he served as a school board member and assisted with community celebrations. He also contributed as a volunteer fire fighter and chaired the Ice Cream Social for many years. A member of the United Methodist Church, he served on various committees throughout the years. He was a longtime member of the Masonic Diamond Lodge #291 A.M. and F.M. He was an avid sports enthusiast following Elgin and Nebraska sports. Dale was a devoted husband and father.

Dale is survived by: daughters, Kathryn Jillson and husband Steve Cook of Strongsville, Ohio, Kristine Boyer and husband Ray of Salina, Kansas, Elizabeth Jillson-Clark and husband Roger of Lincoln, Nebraska and Mary Jillson and husband James Heesacker of LaVista, Nebraska eight grandchildren; one great-grandson; brothers-in-law: Kenneth D. Bennett of Elgin, Nebraska and Dwight (Darlene) Taylor of St. Charles, Missouri; sisters-in-law: Lucille Jillson of Lincoln, Nebraska and Shari Jillson of Des Moines, Iowa and a host relatives and friends.

Dale was preceded in death by: parents; wife, Virginia Jillson in 2004; brothers, Ted, Paul and Gene Jillson and sister, Jerrene Bennett.

Interment was in the West Cedar Valley Cemetery, Elgin, Nebraska with military rites by American Legion Post #229 and VFW Post #5816 of Elgin, Nebraska.

He was buried in June 2013 at West Cedar Valley Cemetery, Elgin, Antelope Co., NE, Findagrave #77258970.

Gene Brice Jillson

M, b. 4 August 1930, d. 15 May 1998
     Gene Brice Jillson was born on 4 August 1930 at Elgin, Antelope Co., NE. He was the son of Dr. Paul Myron Jillson and Juanita Jerrene Bartlett. Gene Brice Jillson began military service U.S. Air Force, SSgt. He died on 15 May 1998 at West Des Moines, Polk Co., IA, at age 67. He was buried in May 1998 at Resthaven Cemetery, West Des Moines, Polk Co., IA.

Jerrene Joyce Jillson

F, b. 3 May 1924, d. 9 May 2011
     Jerrene Joyce Jillson was born on 3 May 1924 at Elgin, Antelope Co., NE. She was the daughter of Dr. Paul Myron Jillson and Juanita Jerrene Bartlett. Jerrene Joyce Jillson married Kenneth Dale Bennett, son of William Harrison Bennett and Alma Petersen, on 23 March 1947 at Presbyterian Church, Elgin, Antelope Co., NE. Jerrene Joyce Jillson died on 9 May 2011 at Battle Creek, Madison Co., NE, at age 87 Obituary (findagrave.com):

Jerrene Joyce Bennett, daughter of Dr. Paul M. and Juanita (Bartlett) Jillson, was born May 3, 1924 at Elgin, NE. She attended Elgin Public Schools, graduated from Elgin High School in 1942, and taught country school for a year, riding a horse to school. She then furthered her education at Midland College in Fremont and graduated from the University of Nebraska College of Nursing in 1946 as a Registered Nurse.

On March 23, 1947, Jerrene was united in marriage with Kenneth D. Bennett at the Presbyterian Church in Elgin, NE. The couple lived in Pensacola, FL for five months until Kenneth was honorably discharged from the service. They returned to Nebraska and made there home in Elgin, NE. Jerrene worked as a registered nurse for 20 years in nursing homes in Neligh and Tilden.

Jerrene was an Admiral of the Nebraska Navy, a devoted volunteer at the Red Cross Blood Drives, an original and long-term member of the Elgin EMT's, and worked for more than 10 years as the head nurse at the "Girls' State" event. Jerrene was extremely involved in the republican party; both at the state and national levels. Jerrene enjoyed her work, her volunteerism, her family and playing Bridge.

Survivors include her husband of 64 years, Kenneth Bennett of Elgin, NE; two sons: Michael Bennett and his wife Peggy of Kennesaw, GA; William P. Bennett, Sr and wife JoAnne of Papillion, NE; six grandchildren: Michelle (Bryan) Howley; Christopher Bennett; Courtney S. (Schyler) Fricke; William "Paul" Bennett Jr. and fiancé Allison Leapley; Whitney A. Bennett; Matthew H. Bennett; one great-granddaughter: Brooklynn Howley; and one brother: Dr. Dale Jillson of Elgin, NE.

Jerrene was preceded in death by her parents and three brothers: Ted, Paul and Gene Jillson.

She was buried in May 2011 at West Cedar Valley Cemetery, Elgin, Antelope Co., NE, Find A Grave Memorial# 69631438.

Paul Lyman Jillson

M, b. 2 October 1925, d. 30 October 1989
     Paul Lyman Jillson was born on 2 October 1925 at Elgin, Antelope Co., NE. He was the son of Dr. Paul Myron Jillson and Juanita Jerrene Bartlett. Paul Lyman Jillson began military service WW II service, U.S. Army. He married an unknown person . He died on 30 October 1989 at age 64. He was buried in November 1989 at Calvary Cemetery, Lincoln, Lancaster Co., NE, Find A Grave Memorial# 89382549.

Dr. Paul Myron Jillson

M, b. 19 June 1896, d. 11 January 1990
     Dr. Paul Myron Jillson was also known as "Cap". He was born on 19 June 1896 at Arkansas Father born Vermont, mother born Iowa, per 1930 census. He was the son of Walter Lyman Jillson and Laura Viola Baysinger.1 Dr. Paul Myron Jillson married Juanita Jerrene Bartlett, daughter of Harry Victor Bartlett and Edna Marie Taylor, circa 1921. Occupation: Veterinarian in 1930 at Elgin, Antelope Co., NE. Dr. Paul Myron Jillson died on 11 January 1990 at Elgin, Antelope Co., NE, at age 93. He was buried in June 1990 at West Cedar Valley Cemetery, Elgin, Antelope Co., NE, Find A Grave Memorial# 77259121.

Children of Dr. Paul Myron Jillson and Juanita Jerrene Bartlett

Citations

  1. [S659] 1900 Federal Census, Holt County, Nebraska. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 930; FHL #1240930.

Ted Brice Jillson

M, b. 22 February 1922, d. 11 September 1996
     Ted Brice Jillson was born on 22 February 1922 at Antelope Co. (probably), NE. He was the son of Dr. Paul Myron Jillson and Juanita Jerrene Bartlett. Ted Brice Jillson married Betty Jane Drake, daughter of Augustus Edward Drake and Hazel B. Ryan. Ted Brice Jillson died on 11 September 1996 at Wichita, Sedgwick Co., KS, at age 74. He was buried in September 1996 at Resthaven Gardens of Memory, Wichita, Sedgwick Co., NE, Find A Grave Memorial# 51807519.

Walter Lyman Jillson1

M, b. 21 September 1857, d. 27 January 1933
     Walter Lyman Jillson was born on 21 September 1857 at Massachusetts.1 He married Laura Viola Baysinger circa 1886.1 Walter Lyman Jillson lived on 21 June 1900 at Stuart Twp., Holt Co., NE.1 He died on 27 January 1933 at Stuart, Holt Co., NE, at age 75. He was buried in January 1933 at Stuart Cemetery, Stuart, Holt Co., NE, Find A Grave Memorial# 91272845.

Child of Walter Lyman Jillson and Laura Viola Baysinger

Citations

  1. [S659] 1900 Federal Census, Holt County, Nebraska. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 930; FHL #1240930.