Johannes Michael Closs1

M, b. 7 April 1720, d. 27 February 1757
     Johannes Michael Closs was born on 7 April 1720 at Niedermiesau, Palatinate. He married Maria Katharina Munzinger, daughter of Johann Christian Munzinger and Maria Elizabetha Margaretha Niergardt, on 9 January 1739/40 at Miesau, Palatinate.1 Johannes Michael Closs died on 27 February 1757 at Niedermiesau, Palatinate, at age 36.


  1. [S36] Hand drawn chart; LDS Library, Salt Lake City, UT.

Katharina Closs

F, b. 27 May 1848
     Katharina Closs was born on 27 May 1848. She married Jakob Munzinger, son of Johann Nikolaus Munzinger and Maria Elisabetha Frank, on 7 May 1869 at Miesau, Palatinate.

Children of Katharina Closs and Jakob Munzinger

Theobald Closs

     Theobald Closs was born at Niedermiesau, Palatinate, Germany.

Child of Theobald Closs

Theobald Closs1

     Note: Theobald CLOSS war aus Niedermiesau. Theobald Closs married Anna Maria Munzinger, daughter of Johann Christian Munzinger and Maria Elizabetha Margaretha Niergardt, on 4 February 1748/49 at Miesau, Palatinate.1


  1. [S36] Hand drawn chart; LDS Library, Salt Lake City, UT.

Alfred Burton Closson

M, b. 30 April 1897, d. 17 July 1989
     Alfred Burton Closson was born on 30 April 1897 at Ludlow, Kenton Co., KY. He was the son of Henry Burton Closson and Mary Ann Nixon. Alfred Burton Closson married Lucinda Winwood Rodgers, daughter of Robert Sinclair Rodgers and Edith Ann Winwood, on 15 June 1929. Alfred Burton Closson died on 17 July 1989 at Hamilton Co., OH, at age 92 Obituary (

A. Burton Closson, 92, chairman of the A.B. Closson Jr. Co. in downtown Cincinnati, died Monday in his Indian Hill Home. Mr. Closson graduated from Yale University in 1920 and became involved in the operation of the furniture and art store founded in 1866 by his grandfather, A.B. Closson Jr. Except for two years, the store had remained in the Fourth and Race streets block. Mr. Closson was active in the business until a year ago, said his son, A. Burton Closson Jr., who is now Closson's president. Mr. Closson was active in numberous organizations. He was chairman of the Fire Arts Fund drive in 1951 and was interested in all aspects of are, serving as a trustee of the Cincinnati Institute of Fine Arts, Cincinnati Art Museum and Taft Museum. He was chairman of the trustees the Cincinnati Retail Merchants Association. Mr. Closson was a member of the Camargo Country Club, Cincinnati Country Club and the Racquet and Tennis Club of New York City. He was a founder and the first president of the Bachelors. Besides his son, he is survived by two granddaughters, Lucinda Closson Dean of Manama, Bahrain, and Laura Closson Hyde of Bronxville, N.Y., and five great-grandchildren. Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday in the Norman Chapel at Spring Grove Cemetery, 4521 Spring Grove Ave., Winton Place. There will be no visitation. Schaefer & Busby Funeral home is handling arrangements. Memorials may be made to the Greater Cincinnati Foundation or the charity of the donor's choice.

He was buried in July 1989 at Spring Grove Cemetery, Springfield, Clark Co., OH, Findagrave #68317177.

Allen Gene Closson

M, b. 4 October 1926, d. 29 August 2010
     Occupation: Minister, per Idelle Campsure. Allen Gene Closson was born on 4 October 1926 at Holt Co., NE. He married Mary Elizabeth Munsinger, daughter of Joseph Merrill Munsinger and Leone Harriet Heikes, on 14 August 1960 at Tabor, Mills Co., IA, no children. Allen Gene Closson died on 29 August 2010 at age 83.

Henry Burton Closson

M, b. 2 May 1871, d. 3 September 1958
     Henry Burton Closson was born on 2 May 1871 at Cincinnati, Hamilton Co., OH. He married Mary Ann Nixon. Henry Burton Closson died on 3 September 1958 at Cincinnati, Hamilton Co., OH, at age 87. He was buried in September 1958 at Spring Grove Cemetery, Cincinnati, Hamilton Co., OH, Findagrave #68316685.

Child of Henry Burton Closson and Mary Ann Nixon

Aline Closterman

F, b. 20 January 1887, d. 22 January 1981
     Aline Closterman was born on 20 January 1887 at Cincinnati, Hamilton Co., OH. She married Arthur Peter Eveland Sr. Aline Closterman died on 22 January 1981 at Wilmington, Clinton Co., OH, at age 94. She was buried in January 1981 at Sugar Grove Cemetery, Wilmington, Clinton Co., OH, Findagrave #134205483.

Child of Aline Closterman and Arthur Peter Eveland Sr.

Betty Wall Cloud1

F, b. 1 July 1867, d. 8 July 1920
     Betty Wall Cloud was born on 1 July 1867 at Tennessee.1 She married Henry Walker Patton on 16 October 1882 at Ft. Worth, Tarrant Co., TX. Betty Wall Cloud died on 8 July 1920 at Glenn Co., CA, at age 53. She was buried in July 1920 at Willows Cemetery, Willows, Glenn Co., CA, Find A Grave Memorial# 136705763.

Child of Betty Wall Cloud and Henry Walker Patton


  1. [S2832] 1900 Federal Census, Glenn County, California. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 86; FHL #1240086.

Hester Ann Cloud

F, b. 16 November 1831, d. 3 October 1851
     Hester Ann Cloud married Jesse Hedges Tallman, son of Benjamin Tallman and Rebecca Hedges. Hester Ann Cloud was born on 16 November 1831. She died on 3 October 1851 at age 19.

Robert Taylor Cloud

M, b. 2 January 1924
     Robert Taylor Cloud was born on 2 January 1924 at Chicago, Cook Co., IL. He began military service on 4 November 1942 WW II service, U.S. Army Air Corps, enlisted, Pvt. He married Elizabeth Kay Perkins, daughter of Harold Tuft Perkins and Florence Elizabeth Miller, on 5 January 1986 at Hockession, New Castle Co., DE.

James W. Clough

M, b. 5 March 1907, d. 10 March 1972
     James W. Clough was born on 5 March 1907 at Pennsylvania. He married Edith Knight circa 1929. James W. Clough died on 10 March 1972 at Annapolis, Anne Arundel Co., MD, at age 65.

Child of James W. Clough and Edith Knight

James W. Clough Jr.

M, b. 8 February 1930, d. 7 July 2013
     James W. Clough Jr. was born on 8 February 1930 at Washington, D.C.. He was the son of James W. Clough and Edith Knight. James W. Clough Jr. married Freida Christine Armstrong, daughter of Clarence Elwood Armstrong and Laura Lucile Poland. James W. Clough Jr. died on 7 July 2013 at Deming, Luna Co., NM, at age 83.

Elese Clouse

F, b. 1 October 1928, d. 5 December 2007
     Elese Clouse was born on 1 October 1928 at White Co., TN; daughter of Elijah Garfield and Mary Eliza (Holmes) Clouse of White County, TN. She married John J. Reeves, son of John DeVault Reeves and Martha Ann Hatcher. Elese Clouse died on 5 December 2007 at Johnson City, Washington Co., TN, at age 79

Obituary -- (

Elese Reeves - JOHNSON CITY
Mrs. Elese Clouse Reeves, age 79, Johnson City, passed away Wednesday, December 5, 2007, at the Johnson City Medical Center after a lengthy illness.

Mrs. Reeves was a native of Sparta, TN, and daughter of the late Garfield Elijah & Mary Eliza Holmes Clouse. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Reeves was also preceded in death by her husband, John Reeves; and one son, Ted Reeves.

She was a member of 11-E Church of Christ.

Mrs. Reeves was a retired Dietary Administrator Assistant from North Side Hospital.

Survivors include one son, Jim Reeves, Johnson City; one daughter and son-in-law, Peggy & Darren Cavin, Johnson City; one granddaughter, Tina Stevens-Collins and special grandson-in-law, Danny Collins, Limestone; two grandsons and special granddaughter-in-law, Jason & Joy Stevens and Mark Reeves, all of Johnson City; great-grandchildren, Jeremy & Jonathan Collins, Limestone, and Sarah Stevens, Johnson City; special sister-in-law, Commie Reeves, Johnson City; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be conducted at 8:00 p.m. Friday, December 7, 2007, at Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. Frank Johnson and Dr. David Freeman officiating. The family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Friday prior to the service.

Interment services will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, December 8, 2007, at Monte Vista Burial Park.

Pallbearers will be family & friends.

Memorial donations may be made to American Heart Association P.O. Box 918, Johnson City, TN 37605; or Arthritis Foundation, 210 25th Ave. N., Suite 523, Nashville, TN 37203.

She was buried in December 2007 at Monte Vista Memorial Park, Johnson City, Washington Co., TN, Findagrave #112234125.

Child of Elese Clouse and John J. Reeves

Sarah Clouser

F, b. circa 1835
     Sarah Clouser was born circa 1835 at Pennsylvania Or possibly Baden (Germany) -- children listed with mother's birth location on 1880 census as "Baden", but Sarah indicated "Pennsylvania" in both 1870 and 1880. She married Charles Zimmerman.

Child of Sarah Clouser and Charles Zimmerman

Wilbur Clouser

M, b. 18 January 1920
     Wilbur Clouser was born on 18 January 1920 at Ohio. He married Helen Irene Cramton, daughter of Harry Cramton and Dortha Inez Wilkin, on 24 December 1946 at Ohio.

Henry Clowser

M, d. 1764
     Henry Clowser died in 1764 Killed in an Indian attack.

Child of Henry Clowser

Mary Magdalena Clowser

F, b. circa 1758, d. November 1832
     Mary Magdalena Clowser was born circa 1758 at Frederick Co., VA. She was the daughter of Henry Clowser. Mary Magdalena Clowser married Joseph Snapp, son of John Snapp and Catherine (?), circa 1782. Mary Magdalena Clowser died in November 1832 at Frederick Co., VA.

Children of Mary Magdalena Clowser and Joseph Snapp

Alfred Raymond Cloyd

     Alfred Raymond Cloyd married Frankie V. Hadley.

Child of Alfred Raymond Cloyd and Frankie V. Hadley

Elizabeth Cloyd1

F, b. 1739, d. 1810
     Elizabeth Cloyd was born in 1739 at New Castle Co., DE. She married James McDowell, son of John McDowell and Magdalena Wood, in May 1760 at Williamsburg, VA. Elizabeth Cloyd died in 1810 at Rockbridge Co., VA. She was buried in 1810 at McDowell Cemtery, Fairfield, Rockbridge Co., VA, Findagrave #8999782.

Children of Elizabeth Cloyd and James McDowell


  1. [S20] Joseph Sullivant, A Genealogy and Family Memorial, 321.

Gaylord Milton Cloyd

M, b. 19 January 1910, d. 9 July 1997
     Gaylord Milton Cloyd was born on 19 January 1910 at Iowa. He was the son of Alfred Raymond Cloyd and Frankie V. Hadley. Gaylord Milton Cloyd married Flossie Emeline Belvel, daughter of David Tullis Belvel and Milla Ann McLaughlin, circa 1931 at Ottumwa, Wapello Co., IA. Gaylord Milton Cloyd died on 9 July 1997 at San Bernardino, San Bernardino Co., CA, at age 87.

Rebecca Cloyd1

F, b. circa 1822, d. 1865
     Rebecca Cloyd was born circa 1822 at Tennessee.1 She married Peter W. Northington on 24 October 1839 at Washington Co., TN. Rebecca Cloyd died in 1865 at Washington Co., TN.

Children of Rebecca Cloyd and Peter W. Northington


  1. [S1251] 1860 Federal Census, Washington County, Tennessee. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M653, Roll 1277; FHL #805277.

Samuel K. Cloyd

M, b. January 1852, d. 1934
     Samuel K. Cloyd was born in January 1852 at Tennessee. He married Nancy Jane Collins on 6 November 1873 at Washington Co., TN. Samuel K. Cloyd died in 1934 at Washington Co., TN.

Child of Samuel K. Cloyd and Nancy Jane Collins

Vergie Cloyd

F, b. 23 July 1883, d. 22 March 1919
     Vergie Cloyd was born on 23 July 1883. She was the daughter of Samuel K. Cloyd and Nancy Jane Collins. Vergie Cloyd married Daniel Hubert DeWald, son of James Miller DeWald and Nancy E. Northington, on 12 August 1906. Vergie Cloyd died on 22 March 1919 at age 35. She was buried in March 1919 at Mt. Wesley Cemetery, Telford, Washington Co., TN.

Children of Vergie Cloyd and Daniel Hubert DeWald

Mabel Clugg

F, b. 17 September 1901, d. 1 October 1969
     Mabel Clugg was born on 17 September 1901 at Charlevoix Co., MI. She married Hartley Roe on 9 May 1921 at Muskegon, Muskegon Co., MI. Mabel Clugg died on 1 October 1969 at Genesee Co., MI, at age 68.

Child of Mabel Clugg and Hartley Roe

Howard K. Clugston

M, b. 10 June 1903, d. September 1986
     Howard K. Clugston was born on 10 June 1903 at Monroe Co. (probably), PA. He married Dorothy A. Wolff. Howard K. Clugston lived in 1959 at 836 Thomas Street, Stroudsburg, Monroe Co., PA. He died in September 1986 at Monroe Co., PA, at age 83 per SSDI, last residence Stroudsburg.

Nancy Jane Clum

F, b. 9 May 1850, d. 1910
     Nancy Jane Clum was born on 9 May 1850. She married Lewis Henry Winegardner, son of John Winegardner and Nancy Ridenour. Nancy Jane Clum died in 1910.

Child of Nancy Jane Clum and Lewis Henry Winegardner

Francis Hector Clute

M, b. 16 August 1905, d. 3 January 1968
     Francis Hector Clute was born on 16 August 1905 at Rocky Ford, Otero Co., CO; son of Harvey D. and Mary Ellen (Hayes) Clute.1 He married Elva Lois Long, daughter of Albertus R. Long and Urilla Ann Hicks, before 9 April 1930. Francis Hector Clute lived on 2 April 1940 at Rocky Ford, Otero Co., CO, manufacturer of seed cleaners.2 He died on 3 January 1968 at age 62.

Child of Francis Hector Clute and Elva Lois Long


  1. [S1491] 1910 Federal Census, Otero County, Colorado. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T624, Roll 123; FHL #1374136.
  2. [S3706] 1940 Federal Census, Otero County, Colorado. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T627, Roll 473.

George Milford Clute

M, b. 2 February 1907, d. 5 February 1907
     George Milford Clute was born on 2 February 1907.1 He was the son of Wilbur G. Clute and Katherine Ellen Coffman. George Milford Clute died on 5 February 1907.1


  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 641.

Mary Helen Clute

F, b. 16 January 1915
     Mary Helen Clute was born on 16 January 1915.1 She was the daughter of Wilbur G. Clute and Katherine Ellen Coffman.


  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 641.