Franklin Munsinger

M, b. 6 March 1859, d. 24 April 1910
     Franklin Munsinger was born on 6 March 1859 at Russia Twp., Lorain Co., OH. He was the son of David Munsinger and Mary Ann Parmer. Franklin Munsinger married Rosa Vargason, daughter of John M. Vargason and Wilhelmina (?). Franklin Munsinger died on 24 April 1910 at age 51. He was buried in April 1910 at Rose Hill Cemetery, Albion, Boone Co., NE.

Children of Franklin Munsinger and Rosa Vargason

Franklin Blake Munsinger

M, b. 5 February 1898, d. October 1966
     Franklin Blake Munsinger was born on 5 February 1898 at Tabor, Mills Co., IA. He was the son of Albert Joseph Munsinger and Cora L. Shell. Franklin Blake Munsinger lived in 1930 at Rawls Twp., Mills Co., IA; Unmarried at the time of the 1930 census.1 He died in October 1966 at Clay Co., IA, at age 68 date per SSDI.

Citations

  1. [S296] 1930 Federal Census, Mills County, Iowa. Microfilm Image, Roll 669, Book 1.

Fred L. Munsinger

M, b. 17 May 1875, d. 19 April 1911
     Fred L. Munsinger was born on 17 May 1875 at Rome Twp., Jones Co., IA, 1900 census shows birth year 1874.1 He was the son of David Munsinger and Mary Ann Parmer. Fred L. Munsinger married Daisy D. Northrup, daughter of George W. Northrup and Mary Elizabeth Kline, circa 1904, Three children born to the marriage, 2 living as of April 1910.2 Fred L. Munsinger lived in April 1910 at Petersburg, Boone Co., NE.2 He died on 19 April 1911 at Bartlett, Wheeler Co., NE, at age 35. He was buried in April 1911 at Rose Hill Cemetery, Albion, Boone Co., NE.

Child of Fred L. Munsinger

Children of Fred L. Munsinger and Daisy D. Northrup

Citations

  1. [S191] 1900 Federal Census, Boone County, Nebraska. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 917; FHL #1240917.
  2. [S1157] 1910 Federal Census, Boone County, Nebraska. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T624, Roll 838; FHL #1374851.

Galen Munsinger

M, b. 17 March 1925, d. 1 October 2013
     Galen Munsinger was born on 17 March 1925. He was the son of Royal Munsinger and Emma McClain. Galen Munsinger died on 1 October 2013 at age 88.

George B. Munsinger

M, b. May 1861
     George B. Munsinger was born in May 1861 at Russia Twp., Lorain Co., OH.1 He was the son of David Munsinger and Mary Ann Parmer. George B. Munsinger married Julia Newton, daughter of Eber Newton and Elenor Borgordier, on 16 April 1885 at Buchanan Co., IA. George B. Munsinger lived in June 1900 at Table Rock Precinct, Pawnee Co., NE. He lived in April 1910 at Table Rock Precinct, Pawnee Co., NE.

Children of George B. Munsinger and Julia Newton

Citations

  1. [S217] 1900 Federal Census, Pawnee County, Nebraska. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Film 935; FHL #1240935.

George E. Munsinger

M, b. circa May 1870
     George E. Munsinger died at Ft. Smith, Sebastian Co., AR. He was born circa May 1870 at Rome Twp., Jones Co., IA, 1900 census shows "March 1867", it also shows he and both parents born in Arkansas! Best evidence is 1870 census, Rome Township, Jones County, Iowa, p.186B (13 August 1870), shows George age 3/12. He was the son of George Washington Munsinger and Thursa Frances Knickerbocker. Occupation: Plasterer in 1900 at Ft. Smith, Sebastian Co., AR.1 George E. Munsinger lived in 1922 at Ft. Smith, Sebastian Co., AR; per his father's obituary.

Citations

  1. [S176] 1900 Federal Census, Sebastian County, Arkansas. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Rolls 76 - 77; FHL #1240076 - 77.

George Edward Munsinger1

M, b. 31 January 1870, d. 22 July 1942
     George Edward Munsinger was born on 31 January 1870 at Jones Co., IA.2 He was the son of Edward Munsinger and Eva Ann Hotz. George Edward Munsinger died on 22 July 1942 at Wayne Twp., Jones Co., IA, at age 72.
Note: Did not marry -- died without issue.

Citations

  1. [S32] Death Certificate S0208708, State of Iowa, Division of Vital Statistics.
  2. [S13] 1870 Federal Census, Jones County, Iowa. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M593, Roll 401; FHL #545900.

George Raymond Munsinger

M, b. 18 February 1904, d. 5 April 1957
     George Raymond Munsinger was born on 18 February 1904 at Nebraska. He was the son of Royal David Munsinger and Cora Melvina Holton. George Raymond Munsinger married Hertha Vianna Pope on 28 August 1930. George Raymond Munsinger died on 5 April 1957 at Renton, King Co., WA, at age 53.

Child of George Raymond Munsinger and Hertha Vianna Pope

George Washington Munsinger

M, b. 31 May 1842, d. 16 September 1922
     Note: Moved from Lorain County, Ohio to Jones County, Iowa with his parents and siblings in 1866. Moved from Iowa to Smith County, Kansas in mid-1870s. Moved from Smith County to Elk County in 1892.

George Washington Munsinger was born on 31 May 1842 at Russia Twp., Lorain Co., OH. He was the son of John Christian Munsinger and Sarah Fowl. George Washington Munsinger began military service Served as private in Co. "C", 176th Regiment, Ohio Volunteer Infantry during Civil War. He married Thursa Frances Knickerbocker, daughter of Stephen Knickerbocker and Betsey E. Kendeigh, on 1 June 1863 at Oberlin, Lorain Co., OH. George Washington Munsinger lived in 1880 at Center Twp., Smith Co., KS.1 He lived in 1912 at Moline, Elk Co., KS; Per article on John Munsinger's 100th birthday, in the "Topeka Capital". He died on 16 September 1922 at Moline, Elk Co., KS, at age 80. He was buried in September 1922 at Moline Cemetery, Moline, Elk Co., KS, Findagrave #19718584. Occupation: Quoted from Wilda Tucker Spaulding letter:

"Uncle George was a mason. He built Uncle Will's house at Smith Center."

George also apparently farmed and worked in a lumber mill at various times during his life, per his military pension application.

Children of George Washington Munsinger and Thursa Frances Knickerbocker

Citations

  1. [S142] 1880 Federal Census, Smith County, Kansas. Microfilm, NARA Series T9, Roll 0397; FHL #1254397.

Gordon Joseph Munsinger

M, b. 2 April 1915, d. July 1962
     Gordon Joseph Munsinger was born on 2 April 1915 date per SSDI. He was the son of Joseph Phelps Munsinger and Angela Nierengarten. Gordon Joseph Munsinger died in July 1962 at age 47 date per SSDI.

Grace May Munsinger

F, b. 13 January 1881, d. 1968
     Grace May Munsinger was born on 13 January 1881 at Iowa. She was the daughter of James Monroe Munsinger and Mary Elizabeth Smith. Grace May Munsinger married Robert E. Eager on 10 June 1914 at Ames, Story Co., IA. Grace May Munsinger married Charles Royal Hunter, son of Dempsey Allen Hunter and Elizabeth Florence Garrison, on 1 January 1923. Occupation: Music teacher in Mason City, Iowa public schools.
Note: One of Grace's school students was Meredith Wilson, composer of "The Music Man". Grace May Munsinger died in 1968. She was buried at Ames Municipal Cemetery, Ames, Story Co., IA.

Guy Munsinger

M, b. 22 October 1872, d. circa 1961
     Guy Munsinger was born on 22 October 1872 at Jones Co., IA. He was the son of George Washington Munsinger and Thursa Frances Knickerbocker. Guy Munsinger married Esbelle S. Meek on 26 May 1894 at Ft. Smith, Sebastian Co., AR, Jan Kindle's info says Crawford, Arkansas. Guy Munsinger lived in 1900 at Union Center Twp., Elk Co., KS. He lived in 1922 at Lincoln, Lancaster Co., NE; per George Sr.'s obituary (1922.) He lived in 1940 at Wildcat Twp., Elk Co., KS. He died circa 1961 at Glenrock, Converse Co., WY. Cause of death: circa 1961 Accidental asphyxiation from gas stove.

Children of Guy Munsinger and Esbelle S. Meek

Guy William Munsinger

M, b. 4 October 1938, d. 6 July 2006
     Guy William Munsinger was born on 4 October 1938 at Lance Creek, Niobrara Co., WY. He was the son of Neville William Munsinger and Vera Margarette Bird. Guy William Munsinger died on 6 July 2006 at Stanislaus Co., CA, at age 67 Dates per SSDI, last residence Ceres.

Child of Guy William Munsinger

Harold Lee Munsinger

M, b. 5 April 1902, d. 17 July 1952
     Harold Lee Munsinger was born on 5 April 1902 at Petersburg, Boone Co., NE. He was the son of Fred L. Munsinger. Harold Lee Munsinger lived in January 1920 at Front Street, Petersburg, Boone Co., NE.1 He married Nora Mathilda Worden, daughter of Will Worden and Rosa (?), on 27 June 1927 at Red Lodge, MT. Harold Lee Munsinger died on 17 July 1952 at Omaha, Douglas Co., NE, at age 50.

Child of Harold Lee Munsinger and Nora Mathilda Worden

Citations

  1. [S1111] 1920 Federal Census, Boone County, Nebraska. Microfilm Image, Series T625, Roll 980.

Harriet Munsinger1

F, b. circa 1869
     Harriet Munsinger was born circa 1869 at Canada.1 She was the daughter of Peter Munsinger and Margaretha Smith.

Citations

  1. [S534] 1870 Federal Census, Stearns County, Minnesota. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M593, Roll 716; FHL #552215.

Hazel N. Munsinger

F, b. 1901
     Hazel N. Munsinger was born in 1901 at Mills Co., IA. She was the daughter of Albert Joseph Munsinger and Cora L. Shell. Hazel N. Munsinger married Ray J. Bateman, son of Charles Bateman and Weltha (?), circa 1923 at Mills Co. (probably), IA.1

Citations

  1. [S296] 1930 Federal Census, Mills County, Iowa. Microfilm Image, Roll 669, Book 1.

Henry Munsinger

M, b. 4 March 1834, d. 15 April 1879
     Occupation: Gave occupation as Sawyer in 1860 census.
Note: Mother Eva was living with him in 1860 census. Henry Munsinger was born on 4 March 1834 at Carlisle, Lorain Co., OH, Or 1839, per 1850 census information. He was the son of Christian Adam Munzinger and Maria Eva Krick. Henry Munsinger married Hannah Skinner on 23 May 1860, per 1900 census, there were 3 children who died young. Henry Munsinger lived in June 1860 at Russia Twp., Lorain Co., OH.1 He died on 15 April 1879 at Jones Co., IA, at age 45. He was buried in April 1879 at Center Chapel (Green) Cemetery, Rome Twp., Jones Co., IA.

Children of Henry Munsinger and Hannah Skinner

Citations

  1. [S341] 1860 Federal Census, Lorain County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M653, Rolls 1001 & 1002; FHL #805001 - 2.

Henry Munsinger1

M, b. circa 1906, d. circa 2000
     Henry Munsinger was born circa 1906 at St. Cloud, Stearns Co. (probably), MN.1 He was the son of William H. Munsinger and Helen Dreher.1 Henry Munsinger died circa 2000.

Citations

  1. [S535] 1910 Federal Census, Stearns County, Minnesota. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T624, Roll 727; FHL #1374740.

Hiram Steward Munsinger

M, b. 7 June 1885, d. 1 April 1938
     Hiram Steward Munsinger was born on 7 June 1885. He was the son of Joseph Korah Munsinger and Edith Eleanor Steward. Hiram Steward Munsinger married Mabel Leckliter, daughter of William Leckliter and Elizabeth Wells, on 1 January 1908. Hiram Steward Munsinger died on 1 April 1938 at age 52. He was buried in April 1938 at Moline Cemetery, Moline, Elk Co., KS.

Horace S. Munsinger

M, b. 5 February 1898, d. 11 February 1898
     Horace S. Munsinger was born on 5 February 1898 at Tabor, Mills Co., IA. He was the son of Albert Joseph Munsinger and Cora L. Shell. Horace S. Munsinger died on 11 February 1898 at Tabor, Mills Co., IA.

Irene Munsinger

F, b. 26 April 1924, d. circa 1927
     Irene Munsinger was born on 26 April 1924. She was the daughter of David Chester Munsinger and Fannie Elnora Gatlin. Irene Munsinger was buried circa 1927 at Providence Cemetery, Elkhart, Anderson Co., TX. She died circa 1927 Died young.

Irene Munsinger1

F, b. circa 1904
     Irene Munsinger was born circa 1904 at St. Cloud, Stearns Co. (probably), MN.1 She was the daughter of William H. Munsinger and Helen Dreher.1

Citations

  1. [S535] 1910 Federal Census, Stearns County, Minnesota. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T624, Roll 727; FHL #1374740.

Irene N. Munsinger

F, b. circa 1912
     Irene N. Munsinger was born circa 1912. She was the daughter of Albert Joseph Munsinger and Cora L. Shell.

Jacob Munsinger

M, b. 22 February 1827
     Note: Quelle: Standesamt Bruchmühlbach
getauft am 25.02.1827 / Ref.Kirchenbuch Lambsborn. Jacob Munsinger was born on 22 February 1827 at Bruchmühlbach, Palatinate (now Rhein-Pfalz), Germany.1 He was the son of Christian Adam Munzinger and Maria Eva Krick. Jacob Munsinger was christened on 25 February 1827 at Bruchmühlbach, Palatinate (now Rhein-Pfalz), Germany.2 Occupation: Shoemaker, per 1850 census, Lorain County, Ohio in 1850. He married Charlotte Williams, daughter of Richard Williams and Elizabeth Price, on 5 November 1855 at Lorain Co., OH. Jacob Munsinger married Ellen Maria (?) before August 1883.

Citations

  1. [S96] Vital Records, Bruchmühlbach, Bayern Pfälz, IGI Film C993401, Sheet 0762.
  2. [S39] International Genealogical Index (IGI), Sheet 4135.

James Arthur Burdell Munsinger1

M, b. 18 June 1894, d. 11 December 1991
     James Arthur Burdell Munsinger was born on 18 June 1894 at Madison Co., NE, per SSDI, and also per WWI registration, Chandler, Murray Co., MN. He was the son of Arthur Burdell Munsinger and Charlotte Lee.1 James Arthur Burdell Munsinger married Lettie Scott, daughter of William Lebrum Scott and Nettie Viola (?). James Arthur Burdell Munsinger lived in 1940 at Stanhope, Hamilton Co., IA. He died on 11 December 1991 at Stanhope, Hamilton Co., IA, at age 97.

Children of James Arthur Burdell Munsinger and Lettie Scott

Citations

  1. [S193] 1900 Federal Census, Boone County, Iowa. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 418; FHL #1240419.

James Earl Munsinger

M, b. 13 January 1950, d. 18 January 2002
     James Earl Munsinger was born on 13 January 1950. He was the son of Melvin J. Munsinger and Mabel Louise Congleton. James Earl Munsinger died on 18 January 2002 at age 52.

Child of James Earl Munsinger

James Monroe Munsinger

M, b. 15 November 1857, d. 24 June 1951
     James Monroe Munsinger was also known as "Roe". He was born on 15 November 1857 at Russia Twp., Lorain Co., OH. He was the son of John Christian Munsinger and Julina Fuller. James Monroe Munsinger lived in 1880 at Rome Twp., Jones Co., IA.1 He married Mary Elizabeth Smith, daughter of Rev. William R. Smith and Elizabeth Stouffer, on 1 January 1880 at Mt. Carroll, Carroll Co., IL. Occupation:
1882 - 1890, operated a general store in Bayard, Iowa.

From History of Guthrie and Adair Counties, Iowa, Continental History Co., Springfield, Ill., 1884:

"Mr. James M. Munsinger, junior member of the firm of Smith & Munsinger, is the son of John and Julina (Fuller) Munsinger, and was born in Loraine county, Ohio (Russia township), November 15, 1857. His father is a native of Germany, and his mother of Ohio. When he was eight years of age his parents removed to Jones county, Iowa, where he remained until twenty-two years of age, with the exception of two or three years spent in other places. he then removed to Carroll county, Illinois, where he remained about two and one-half years, then coming to Guthrie county, and locating in Bayard in March, 1882, buying a one-half interest in the present business. He was married in Carroll county, Illinois, to Miss. Elizabeth Smith, a native of Illinois, January 1, 1880. They have two children--Gracie May, born January 13, 1881 and Lawrence Estel, born January 28, 1884."

1890 - 1902, bank employee at Bayard. Travelled for the Livestock Commission company, and operated elevators for Des Moines Elevator Co.

Settled in Ames, Iowa in 1908 as employee of Lockwood Elevator Co. Became manager of Ames Grain and Coal Co. in 1917. Retired from Ames Grain and Coal in 1944.

He was a member of the Ames city council, the Kiwanis club, and the IOOF.

Baseball was a lifelong passion of James Munsinger's. He also enjoyed playing cards with a regular group of friends in Ames. James Monroe Munsinger was Christian (Disciples of Christ.) He died on 24 June 1951 at Toledo, Lucas Co., OH, at age 93. He was buried in June 1951 at Ames Municipal Cemetery, Ames, Story Co., IA.

Children of James Monroe Munsinger and Mary Elizabeth Smith

Citations

  1. [S15] 1880 Federal Census, Jones County, Iowa. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T9, Roll 348, FHL #1254348.

James Roy Munsinger

M, b. 2 September 1947, d. 12 January 2003
     James Roy Munsinger was born on 2 September 1947. He was the son of Benjamin Franklin Munsinger and Addie Lee Staples. James Roy Munsinger died on 12 January 2003 at Texas at age 55 date per SSDI.

Jane Elizabeth Munsinger

F, b. 27 January 1921
     Jane Elizabeth Munsinger was born on 27 January 1921 at Ames, Story Co., IA. She was the daughter of Lawrence Estel Munsinger and Opal Douglas Jenkins. Jane Elizabeth Munsinger married Charles Jacob Kippenhan, son of Johann Adam Kippenhahn and Emilie Louise Heinemann, circa 1944.

Jessie Alberta Munsinger

F, b. 21 December 1914, d. 22 October 1999
     Jessie Alberta Munsinger was born on 21 December 1914 at Nebraska.1 She was the daughter of Royal David Munsinger and Cora Melvina Holton. Jessie Alberta Munsinger died on 22 October 1999 at Albany, Linn Co., OR, at age 84.

Citations

  1. [S1111] 1920 Federal Census, Boone County, Nebraska. Microfilm Image, Series T625, Roll 980.