Harley William Ditmars

M, b. 10 December 1878, d. 11 April 1940
     Harley William Ditmars was born on 10 December 1878 at Hamilton Twp., Warren Co., OH.1 He married Lauretta M. Gillette. Harley William Ditmars lived on 10 January 1920 at 183 Lewis Street, Blue Island, Cook Co., IL, brakeman, steam railroad.1 He died on 11 April 1940 at Chicago, Cook Co., IL, at age 61. He was buried in April 1940 at Morrow Cemetery, Morrow, Warren Co., OH, Findagrave #146739053.

Child of Harley William Ditmars and Lauretta M. Gillette

Citations

  1. [S1675] 1920 Federal Census, Cook County, Illinois. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T625, Rolls 306-363.

Molly Bell Ditmars

F, b. 12 November 1914, d. 4 May 1988
     Molly Bell Ditmars was born on 12 November 1914 at Cook Co. (probably), IL.1 She was the daughter of Harley William Ditmars and Lauretta M. Gillette. Molly Bell Ditmars married Joseph W. Teeter, son of Daniel Boone Teeter and Zella Arnold, on 10 February 1937, After Joseph's death, Molly remarried to Major Elbert Womack (1920 - 1980) and is buried with him at Batavia. Molly Bell Ditmars died on 4 May 1988 at Batavia, Kane Co., IL, at age 73. She was buried in May 1988 at West Batavia Cemetery, Batavia, Kane Co., IL, Findagrave #16852513.

Children of Molly Bell Ditmars and Joseph W. Teeter

Citations

  1. [S1675] 1920 Federal Census, Cook County, Illinois. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T625, Rolls 306-363.

Charles Ditsworth1

M, b. 10 February 1873, d. 30 September 1939
     Note: Did not marry.1 Charles Ditsworth was born on 10 February 1873 at Carroll Co., IL.1 He was the son of John Ditsworth and Catherine Emmert.1 Charles Ditsworth lived in 1926 at Mt. Carroll, Carroll Co., IL.1 He died on 30 September 1939 at Lanark, Carroll Co., IL, at age 66. He was buried in October 1939 at Lanark City Cemetery, Lanark, Carroll Co., IL, Findagrave #127272160. He left a will in November 1939; Thomson Review, Thomson, Illinois; Thursday, 16 NOV 1939, page 1, "Courthouse News":

Will of the late Charles Ditsworth of Lanark was admitted to probate Monday by County Judge Orion M. Grove. Terms of the will provide for payment by the executor of certain specified expenses in connection with burial, and the rest of the estate is to be divided equally between Merle J. Ditsworth and Neva J. Ditsworth Logeman. Kenneth Seiler is named executor.


NOTE: William and Neva Ditsworth were the children of Charles' twin brother, William.

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 458.

Clayton W. Ditsworth1

M, b. 19 May 1868, d. 6 May 1951
     Clayton W. Ditsworth was born on 19 May 1868 at Lanark, Carroll Co., IL.1 He was the son of John Ditsworth and Catherine Emmert.1 Clayton W. Ditsworth married Mazie M. Miller, daughter of Hiram M. Miller and Rose Ann Hoover, on 20 December 1917 at Jackson, Jackson Co., MI, Ceremony by Rev. Decater N. Lacy.1 Clayton W. Ditsworth lived on 19 January 1920 at 129 North Clemens Avenue, Lansing, Ingham Co., MI, drill press operator in automobile factory.2 Occupation: Watchmaker in 1926 at Lansing, Ingham Co., MI.1 He was Church of the Brethren.1 He died on 6 May 1951 at Lansing, Ingham Co., MI, at age 82. He was buried in May 1951 at Lanark City Cemetery, Lanark, Carroll Co., IL, Findagrave #11620506.

Child of Clayton W. Ditsworth and Mazie M. Miller

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 458.
  2. [S3314] 1920 Federal Census, Ingham County, Michigan. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T625, Roll 772.

Franklin Ditsworth1

M, b. 3 September 1874, d. after 11 April 1940
     Franklin Ditsworth was born on 3 September 1874 at Carroll Co., IL.1 He was the son of John Ditsworth and Catherine Emmert.1 Franklin Ditsworth lived in 1926 at Mt. Carroll, Carroll Co., IL.1 He married Edna G. Devine before April 1930, Edna was first married to Benjamin Ritenour in 1906 and had a son, Donald (1907 - 1980). Franklin Ditsworth died after 11 April 1940.

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 458.

Franklin W. Ditsworth1

M, b. 5 June 1919, d. 22 December 1985
     Franklin W. Ditsworth was born on 5 June 1919 at Clinton Co., MI.1,2 He was the son of Clayton W. Ditsworth and Mazie M. Miller.1 Franklin W. Ditsworth began military service WW II service, U.S. Army. He married Eleanor Margaret Wines, daughter of John Joseph Wines and Margaret Ann Dailey, on 23 June 1945 at Ft. Francis E. Warren, Cheyenne, Laramie Co., WY. Franklin W. Ditsworth died on 22 December 1985 at Carson City, Montcalm Co., MI, at age 66

Obituary -- Lansing State Journal, Lansing, Michigan; Tuesday, 24 DEC 1985, p.8 (Newspapers.com):

DITSWORTH, FRANK W.
Sheridan, MI


Age 66, passed away in Carson City, MI on December 22, 1985. He was born in Clinton County on June 5, 1919, and had been a lifelong resident of Lansing. He graduated from Lansing Eastern High School, was a veteran of W.W. II, serving in the U.S. Army, and was a member of Greenville Lodge #1939 L.O.O.M. Mr Ditsworth was employed at Motor Wheel Corp. for 42 years, retiring as Purchasing Agent in 1979. In his retirement, he enjoyed hunting and fishing.

Surviving are his wife, Eleanor; 1 son, Mark and daughter-in-law, Kathy Ditsworth of Lansing; 2 daughters, Mary Ditsworth of New Port Beach, CA and Linda, and, son-in-law, Harry Doesburg of Lyons; 3 grandchildren, Lisa and Scott Doesburg, and Matt Bird; nieces and nephews. Religious services will be conducted by Rev. Fr. James A. Murray of St. Mary Cathedral at 1:00 p.m. Thursday in the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel with interment in Deepdale Memorial Park. Pallbearers will be Currin Skutt, Steve Stankus, Tom Dunlop, Jack Baylis, Russell Robitaille, and Floyd Foltz. The family will receive friends at the Funeral Home from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Tuesday and from 7-9 p. Wednesday. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society or to the American Lung association.

He was buried in December 1985 at Deepdale Memorial Park, Delta Twp., Eaton Co., MI, Findagrave #155118850.

Child of Franklin W. Ditsworth and Eleanor Margaret Wines

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 458.
  2. [S3314] 1920 Federal Census, Ingham County, Michigan. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T625, Roll 772.

Geneva Joy Ditsworth1

F, b. 1 April 1896, d. 1 September 1984
     Geneva Joy Ditsworth was also known as "Neva". She was born on 1 April 1896 at Mt. Carroll, Carroll Co., IL.1 She was the daughter of William J. Ditsworth. Geneva Joy Ditsworth married Ralph Sherman Logeman on 27 May 1927 at Chicago, Cook Co., IL,

Freeport Journal-Standard, Freeport, Illinois; Thursday, 2 JUN 1927, p.6 (Newspapers.com):

Ditsworth Logeman
Stockton, Ill., June 2. -- Miss Neva Ditsworth, of Lanark, was united in marriage to Ralph Logeman, of Stockton, at the Wicker Park Lutheran church, Chicago, on May 27, cards announcing the wedding having been received here. The Rev. Simon Peter Long performed the ceremony. The bride, who is a very attractive young woman is a trained nurse.

Geneva Joy Ditsworth lived in 1933 at Oelwein, Fayette Co., IA. She died on 1 September 1984 at age 88. She was buried in September 1984 at Green Mountain Cemetery, Boulder, Boulder Co., CO, Findagrave #11108763.

Child of Geneva Joy Ditsworth and Ralph Sherman Logeman

Citations

  1. [S170] 1900 Federal Census, Carroll County, Illinois. Scanned Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 239; FHL #1240239.

Jacob Ditsworth1

M, b. 4 November 1799, d. 1879
     Jacob Ditsworth was born on 4 November 1799 at Pennsylvania.2 He married Catharine Aumiller circa 1823. Jacob Ditsworth lived on 21 August 1850 at Union Twp., Mifflin Co., PA, carpenter.2 He died in 1879 at Carroll Co., IL. He was buried in 1879 at Wolfe Cemetery, Georgetown, Carroll Co., IL, Findagrave #229690561.

Child of Jacob Ditsworth and Catharine Aumiller

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 457.
  2. [S5500] 1850 Federal Census, Mifflin County, Pennsylvania. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M432, Roll 797; FHL #444765.

John Ditsworth1

M, b. 13 February 1834, d. 11 April 1902
     John Ditsworth was born on 13 February 1834 at Pennsylvania.1,2 He was the son of Jacob Ditsworth and Catharine Aumiller.1 John Ditsworth married Catherine Emmert, daughter of Joseph B. Emmert and Elizabeth Hershey, on 9 November 1865, Ceremony by Rev. Christian Long.1 John Ditsworth was Church of the Brethren.1 He died on 11 April 1902 at Lanark, Carroll Co., IL, at age 68.1 He was buried in April 1902 at Lanark City Cemetery, Lanark, Carroll Co., IL, Findagrave #127270601.

Children of John Ditsworth and Catherine Emmert

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 457.
  2. [S5500] 1850 Federal Census, Mifflin County, Pennsylvania. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M432, Roll 797; FHL #444765.
  3. [S82] Price Genealogy, 458.

Linda Lee Ditsworth

F, b. 11 April 1950, d. 14 June 2011
     Linda Lee Ditsworth was born on 11 April 1950 at Lansing, Ingham Co., MI. She was the daughter of Franklin W. Ditsworth and Eleanor Margaret Wines. Linda Lee Ditsworth died on 14 June 2011 at Saint Johns, Clinton Co., MI, at age 61

Obituary -- (Findagrave.com):

Linda, 60, of St. Johns, formerly of Lyons, passed away in Lansing. She was the daughter of Frank and Margaret (Wines) Ditsworth.

She graduated from Lansing Eastern High School in 1968. Linda is survived by her son, Scott (Tara) Doesburg of Lyons; daughter, Lisa (Jeff) Hulbert of Ionia; brother, Mark Ditsworth of Haslett; sister, Mary (Randy) Wood of Newport Beach, CA and grandchildren, Emily Christine Doesburg, James Robert Doesburg, Hunter Scott Doesburg and Ella Kathleen Doesburg-Hulbert.

Memorial services will be held Friday, January 21, 2011, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in St. Johns, MI.

Arrangements by Lake Funeral Home in Muir. Anyone wishing may make memorial contributions in Linda's name to Multiple Sclerosis Foundation.

She was buried in June 2011 at Lyons Township Cemetery, Lyons, Ionia Co., MI, Findagrave #215441201.

Merle Joseph Ditsworth1

M, b. 24 February 1907, d. 15 February 1991
     Merle Joseph Ditsworth was born on 24 February 1907 at Mt. Carroll, Carroll Co., IL.1 He was the son of William J. Ditsworth and Emma Katherine Poorman.1 Merle Joseph Ditsworth began military service WW II service, U.S. Army, 33 Div., South Pacific. He died on 15 February 1991 at Savanna, Carroll Co., IL, at age 83. He was buried in February 1991 at Oak Hill Cemetery, Mt. Carroll, Carroll Co., IL, Findagrave #71073713.

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 458.

Oliver M. Ditsworth1

M, b. 6 January 1870, d. 1 September 1943
     Note: Did not marry.1 Oliver M. Ditsworth was born on 6 January 1870 at Lanark, Carroll Co., IL.1 He was the son of John Ditsworth and Catherine Emmert.1 Oliver M. Ditsworth lived in 1926 at Mt. Carroll, Carroll Co., IL.1 He died on 1 September 1943 at Freeport, Stephenson Co., IL, at age 73. He was buried in September 1943 at Lanark City Cemetery, Lanark, Carroll Co., IL, Findagrave #127272328.

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 458.

William J. Ditsworth1

M, b. 10 February 1873, d. 1957
     William J. Ditsworth was born on 10 February 1873 at Carroll Co., IL.1 He was the son of John Ditsworth and Catherine Emmert.1 William J. Ditsworth married Emma Katherine Poorman, daughter of Henry Benjamin Poorman and Catharine Holderman, on 4 October 1899, Ceremony by Rev. Wm. H. Eisenbise.1 William J. Ditsworth died in 1957. He was buried in 1957 at Oak Hill Cemetery, Mt. Carroll, Carroll Co., IL, Findagrave #71073641.

Child of William J. Ditsworth

  • Geneva Joy Ditsworth+ b. 1 Apr 1896, d. 1 Sep 1984; Merle Joseph Ditsworth's newspaper obituary (Quad-City Times, Davenport, Iowa; Saturday, 16 FEB 1991, p.19) states that a half-sister preceded him in death. This is the only known evidence to prove that Neva Ditsworth's father was William Ditsworth. DLB 2021

Child of William J. Ditsworth and Emma Katherine Poorman

Citations

  1. [S82] Price Genealogy, 458.

Alice D. Dittman

F, b. October 1880, d. after January 1920
     Alice D. Dittman was born in October 1880 at Maryland.1,2 She was the daughter of John Henry Dittman and Alice DeMoss.1 Alice D. Dittman married Charles Hamilton Franklin, son of Elhanen H. Franklin and Mary Emily Skidmore, circa 1901.2 Alice D. Dittman died after January 1920 Alice Dittman Franklin was a 38-year old widow as of the 1920 census, and an office worker. Probably she remarried -- no further indication found. DLB 2019.

Child of Alice D. Dittman and Charles Hamilton Franklin

Citations

  1. [S1422] 1900 Federal Census, Baltimore (Independent City), Maryland. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Rolls 608-618; FHL #1240608-18.
  2. [S1889] 1910 Federal Census, Baltimore Independent City, Maryland. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T624, Roll 555; FHL #1374568.

John Henry Dittman1

M, b. July 1843, d. 12 January 1906
     John Henry Dittman was born in July 1843 at Maryland.1 He began military service on 11 August 1861 at Maryland Civil War service, enlisted, Co. A, 1st Maryland Cavalry Regiment, mustered out 22 JAN 1865. Maryland Volunteers, War of 1861-65. The Medical and Surgical History of the Civil War. He married Alice DeMoss circa 1872.1 John Henry Dittman lived on 8 June 1900 at 1035 North Mount Street, Baltimore, MD, Coal dealer.1 He died on 12 January 1906 at Baltimore, MD, at age 62

Obituary - The Baltimore Sun, Baltimore, MD, Sunday, 14 JAN 1906, p.4 (Newspapers.com):

DITTMAN, -- On January 12, 1906, JOHN H., aged 62 years, beloved husband of Alice D. Dittman.

Relatives and friends of the family are respectfully invited to attend the funeral services, at his late residence, No. 1035 North Mount street, this Sunday, January 14, at 2 P.M. Interment private. (Please omit flowers.)

Child of John Henry Dittman and Alice DeMoss

Citations

  1. [S1422] 1900 Federal Census, Baltimore (Independent City), Maryland. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Rolls 608-618; FHL #1240608-18.

Henrietta Dittmann

F, b. 6 January 1848, d. 9 August 1886
     Henrietta Dittmann was born on 6 January 1848 at Schwerin District, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany. She married William Brettman on 8 October 1865 at Immanuel UCC, Bensenville, DuPage Co., IL. Henrietta Dittmann died on 9 August 1886 at DuPage Co., IL, at age 38.

Child of Henrietta Dittmann and William Brettman

Orson Divelbiss

M, b. 21 April 1907, d. 18 November 1995
     Orson Divelbiss was born on 21 April 1907. He married Frances Elizabeth Price, daughter of Harvey S. Price and L. Alice Weaver. Orson Divelbiss began military service WW II service, U.S. Army, TEC 5. He died on 18 November 1995 at age 88. He was buried in November 1995 at Green Hill Cemetery, Waynesboro, Franklin Co., PA, Findagrave #81394579.

Clark Diven

M, b. 1890, d. 1964
     Clark Diven married Iona Fern Miller, daughter of Benjamin Franklin Miller and Josephine Baker. Clark Diven was born in 1890 at Wisconsin Father born Illinois, mother born Missouri, per 1920 census info.1 He was buried in 1964 at Evergreen Cemetery, Cameron, Clinton Co., MO. He died in 1964.

Children of Clark Diven and Iona Fern Miller

Citations

  1. [S626] 1920 Federal Census, Dekalb County, Missouri. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T625, Roll 916.

Lloyd Clark Diven

M, b. 6 July 1918, d. 6 July 1918
     Lloyd Clark Diven died on 6 July 1918 at Dekalb Co. (probably), MO. He was born on 6 July 1918 at Dekalb Co. (probably), MO. He was the son of Clark Diven and Iona Fern Miller.

Wilma Diven1

F, b. circa 1917
     Wilma Diven was born circa 1917 at Dekalb Co. (probably), MO.1 She was the daughter of Clark Diven and Iona Fern Miller.1

Citations

  1. [S626] 1920 Federal Census, Dekalb County, Missouri. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T625, Roll 916.

Thurman Hawthorne Diviney1

M, b. 19 September 1888, d. 8 July 1964
     Thurman Hawthorne Diviney was born on 19 September 1888 at Pennsylvania.1 He married Myrtle Maria Bortner. Thurman Hawthorne Diviney died on 8 July 1964 at Hanover, York Co., PA, at age 75. He was buried in July 1964 at Rest Haven Cemetery, Hanover, York Co., PA, Findagrave #112761878.

Citations

  1. [S4822] 1900 Federal Census, Clearfield County, Pennsylvania. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Rolls 1395-97; FHL #1241395-971241396.

Pearl Divins

F, b. 1908
     Pearl Divins married Walter Percy Wilkin, son of Thomas Winter Wilkin and Lucinda Runyon. Pearl Divins was born in 1908.

Ada Irene Dix

F, b. 27 January 1876, d. 30 July 1917
     Ada Irene Dix was born on 27 January 1876 at Marion, Marion Co., OH.1 She was the daughter of Clark Dix and Martha Rebecca Holverstott.1 Ada Irene Dix married William Gerry Larimore, son of John Larimore and Hannah Minerva Lane, on 29 April 1903 at Licking Co., OH. Ada Irene Dix died on 30 July 1917 at Licking Co., OH, at age 41 OBITUARY - The Granville (Ohio) Times, Thursday, August 2, 1917

Mrs. Wm. G. Larimore
Adah Larimore, wife of William G. Larimore, of Union Station, died at the Newark hospital Tuesday night at 10 o'clock.
She was born in Marion, Ohio, January 27, 1876, being the youngest daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Clark and Martha Dix. She was married to Mr. Larimore April 29, 1903 and they are the parents of six children, Clark, Bryan, Marshall, Florence, Edward and Martha, who with the father are left to mourn her loss. She is also survived by her parents, one brother and one sister.
Funeral services were held at her late home in Union Station last night at 7:30 o'clock, Rev. Mellinger officiating. The remains were shipped to Marion this morning where burial will take place.

Children of Ada Irene Dix and William Gerry Larimore

Citations

  1. [S1724] 1880 Federal Census, Marion County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T9, Roll 1046; FHL #1255046.

Clark Dix

M, b. 22 January 1840, d. 19 March 1923
     Clark Dix was born on 22 January 1840 at Champaign Co., OH, both parents born Pennsylvania.1 He married Martha Rebecca Holverstott. Clark Dix died on 19 March 1923 at Marion Co., OH, at age 83. He was buried in March 1923 at Marion Cemetery, Marion, Marion Co., OH, Find A Grave Memorial# 38689030.

Child of Clark Dix and Martha Rebecca Holverstott

Citations

  1. [S1724] 1880 Federal Census, Marion County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T9, Roll 1046; FHL #1255046.

Margaret Dix1

F, b. circa 1828
     Margaret Dix was born circa 1828 at Virginia.1 She married Addison Windle, son of Samuel Windle and Harriet Pingley, on 15 December 1857 at Shenandoah Co., VA.1

Children of Margaret Dix and Addison Windle

Citations

  1. [S227] 1870 Federal Census, Shenandoah County, Virginia. Microfilm Image, NARA Series M593, Roll 1678; FHL #553177.
  2. [S289] 1880 Federal Census, Shenandoah County, Virginia. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T9, Roll 1390, FHL #1255390.

Mary A. Dix1

F, b. 30 October 1854, d. 31 July 1941
     Mary A. Dix was born on 30 October 1854 at England.1 She married R. Dennis Burton circa 1892.1 Mary A. Dix died on 31 July 1941 at age 86. She was buried in August 1941 at Smith-Union Cemetery, New Albany, Franklin Co., OH, Findagrave #31877373.

Child of Mary A. Dix and R. Dennis Burton

Citations

  1. [S1074] 1900 Federal Census, Delaware County, Ohio. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T623, Roll 1263; FHL #1241263.

Dr. Byron Edgar Dixon

M, b. 28 March 1885, d. 6 December 1920
     Dr. Byron Edgar Dixon was born on 28 March 1885 at Nevada, Vernon Co., MO. He married Ura Estella Taylor, daughter of Zacharia Taylor and Sarah Alice Armstrong, on 30 August 1904 at Texarkana, Bowie Co., TX. Dr. Byron Edgar Dixon died on 6 December 1920 at Texarkana, Bowie Co., TX, at age 35.

Child of Dr. Byron Edgar Dixon and Ura Estella Taylor

Dorus N. Dixon

M, b. 18 March 1903, d. 20 August 1918
     Dorus N. Dixon was born on 18 March 1903 at California.1 He was the son of Ola G. Dixon and Ethel M. Munsinger.1 Dorus N. Dixon died on 20 August 1918 at age 15.

Citations

  1. [S3081] 1910 Federal Census, Kern County, California. Microfilm Image, NARA Series T624, Roll 78; FHL #1374091.

Edward Gentry Dixon

M, b. 19 July 1902, d. 18 September 1956
     Edward Gentry Dixon was born on 19 July 1902. He married Dorothy Hazel Powell, daughter of William Lewis Powell and Margaret Ellen Vogt, on 7 August 1949, no children. Edward Gentry Dixon died on 18 September 1956 at age 54. He was buried in September 1956 at Montgomery City Cemetery, Montgomery City, Montgomery Co., MO.

Esther Pauline Dixon

F, b. 9 September 1921
     Esther Pauline Dixon was born on 9 September 1921 at Granville, Licking Co., OH. She was the daughter of Lew Dixon and Lenna Coakley. Esther Pauline Dixon married Roscoe Elmore Wilkin, son of Henry Richard Wilkin and Lola May Cadwallader, on 21 June 1947 at Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co., OH.