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Bessie Henrietta Robey

Bessie Henrietta Robey

Female 1886 - 1926  (40 years)

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  • Name Bessie Henrietta Robey 
    Born 8 Oct 1886  Midway, Wasatch, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Census 1890 
    It is presumed that since her family was living in Utah in both 1880 and 1900 that he was living in Utah during the 1890 census. That census was destroyed by fire at the Commerce Department in Washington, DC on 10 January 1921.  
    Census 4 Jun 1900  Colton, Utah, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Census 1900

    Utah, Utah, Colton Precinct, 4 Jun 1900, SD 273, ED 157, sheet 2A, Dwelling 22, Family 24

    James A. Robey, head, 55; married 35 years. Children: James A., son 26 (Oct 1873); Sidney T., son 20 (Jun 1879); Henrietta, daughter 17 (Oct 1882); Sophia, daughter 15 (Jul 1884); Matilda, daughter 23 (Jul 1876). He is a cattle man working on his own account. Own farm free of mortgage. James is a [quarry]man working on his own account. Sidney is a ranchman working; unemployed for 7 months. Henrietta and Sophia are attending school. Matilda is a cook; unemployed for 9 months. He is born in Illinois, all the children are born in Utah. Next door to Brooks Fairbanks.

    [Note: While there are numerous transcription errors for this census on Ancestry.com, it is believed due to the ages and other pertinent information regarding the family members that this is the correct census information for Jeremiah Robey and his children. His wife, Martha, is still alive and living with their oldest daughter Mary J. Tietjen at the time of the census event.

    Jeremiah Robey was born in Nov 1845; his son Jeremiah was born in Oct 1873; Matilda born in 1877 (per death certificate); Bessie Henrietta in 1886; Martha Sophia in 1889; Sidney T. born in 1881 (per death certificate)]  
    Age: 17 
    Census 5 May 1910  Arlington, Gilliam, Oregon, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 1910

    Oregon, Gilliam, Arlington, 5 May 1910, SD 2, ED 59, sheet 7A, Dwelling 1, Family 1

    Adan R. Ludwig, head 30. Bessie H., wife, 27. Married for the first time; 5 years; 2 children. Children: Frank R., son 3; Robey, son 10/12. Also living with them are her parents, Jeremiah Robey, 64, and Martha J. Robey, 64. Jeremiah and Martha have been married for 43 years; 1st marriage for both; 8 children, 7 living. Also living with them is a nephew, Sydney Smith, age 7. Adan is a railroad telegrapher working for wages. They are renting a home. Jeremiah is a house carpenter working for wages. All can read and write except for the children. Adan is born in Illinoise; his parents in Germany. Bessie and Frank R. and mother Martha J. are born in Utah. Jeremiah is born in Illinois and Robey is born in Washington. Next door to Harry Saulis. 
    Age: 27 
    Census 14 Jan 1920  Ogden, Weber, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 1920

    Utah, Weber, Ogden, Ward 2, Precinct 15, 14 Jan 1920, SD 1, ED 155, sheet 12B, 2301 Washington Avenue, Dwelling 98, Family 146

    Bessie Ludwig, head, 34. Children: Frank Ludwig, son 12; Robey Ludwig, son 10. Living with them are her mother and father, Jeremiah (75) and Martha (71) Robey. Bessie is married but husband not accounted for. They are renting a home. Bessie and Frank are born in Utah; Robey is born in Washington. Jeremiah is born in Illinois; his wife Martha is born in Utah. All can read and write except for Robey. Frank is attending school. Next door to Alex Wates; Richard and Ruby Gibbs.  
    Age: 34 
    Died 1 Nov 1926  Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Death Certificate 4 Nov 1926  Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Death certificate State Registered No. 3755, Local Registered No. 2892

    Bessie Henrietta Walston, born 8 Oct 1886 in Utah; died 1 Nov 1926 in Wilcox Memorial Hospital, Portland, Oregon. She was married at the time of death to Earl Lloyd Walston. She was a housewife. Residence 1515 Belmont Street, Portland; resident for 5 years. Daughter of Jude Roby (Tennessee) and Martha (Tennessee). Burial in Salt Lake City, Utah on 4 Nov 1926. Informant is Earl R. Walston, 1515 Belmont, St., Portand, Oregon. Edward Holeman and Son Undertaker, Hawthorne Avenue, Salt Lake City, Utah. 
    Age: 40 
    Cause: Cerebral hemorrhage; contributory: arterial sclerosis complicated by pregnancy 
    Death certificate, Bessie Henrietta Robey Ludwig Walston, 1886-1926, Portland, Oregon
    Death certificate, Bessie Henrietta Robey Ludwig Walston, 1886-1926, Portland, Oregon
    Buried 4 Nov 1926  Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Bessie Henrietta Robey Ludwig Walston (1886-1926) - Find A Grave
    Bessie Henrietta Robey Ludwig Walston (1886-1926) - Find A Grave
    Obituary 6 Nov 1926  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Obituary for Bessie Ludwig Walston

    Salt Lake, Nov. 6 -- Funeral services for Mrs. Bessie Ludwig Walston, who died at the family home in Portland, Ore., Tuesday, will be held Sunday afternoon at 2:45 o'clock in the Twelfth-Thirteenth ward chapel. Mrs. Walston was the daughter of Jeremiah A. and Martha Dowell Roberg, and had lived in Ogden up until three years ago, when the family moved to Portland. Surviving are her husband, Earl L. Walston; two sons, Frank and Robey Ludwig; her mother and the following sisters and brothers: Mrs. Electa Heninger, Mrs. Jenny Tietjen, Mrs. Evelyn Dahl, Mrs. Sopha French, J.A. Robey, Jr., and S.T. Robey. The body may be viewed at the Larkin Funeral home this afternoon and evening until 9 o'clock and Sunday from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Interment will be in Wasatch Lawn Cemetery. 
    Obituary for Bessie Henrietta Ludwig Walston, 1886 - 1926
    Obituary for Bessie Henrietta Ludwig Walston, 1886 - 1926
    Person ID I740  clanSoren | FRS101
    Last Modified 7 Jun 2017 

    Father Ancestors Jeremiah Albert JR Robey,   b. 12 Mar 1845, Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1921, Ogden, Weber, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Ancestors Martha Jane Dowdell,   b. 15 Nov 1848, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Nov 1929, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 22 Nov 1865 
    Notes 
    • ROBEY, JEREMIAH ALBERT (son of Jeremiah Robey and Ruth Tucker). Born March 12, 1845 in Hancock county, Ill. Came to Utah with father.

      Married Martha Jane Dowdle, Midway, Utah (daughter of Absalom Porter Dowdle and Sarah Ann Holliday, both of Marion county, Ala.), who was born in 1848, Salt Lake City.

      Their children:
      Mary Jane, m. Joseph Tietjen;
      Electa Ruth, m. Harold P. Heninger;
      Jeremiah Jr. m. Emma Larsen;
      Matilda, m. James Dahl;
      Sidney Theophilus, m. Ethel Whitmore;
      Henrietta, m. Adam Ludwig;
      Mary Sophia, m. Jonathan Smith.

      Family home Midway, Utah.
      Veteran Black Hawk war; minute man. Farmer; carpenter; stockraiser. [7]
    Family ID F266  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Adam Richard Ludwig Married: 2x2x ,   b. 16 Jul 1879, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Oct 1959, Sonoma, Sonoma, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 23 Dec 1905  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Marriage License Annoucement for Bessie H. Robey and Adam R. Lurwig
    Marriage License Annoucement for Bessie H. Robey and Adam R. Lurwig
    1628 - Adam R. Lurwig, Bingham Junction and Bessie H. Robey, Bingham Junction

    Published in the Salt Lake Herald, 24 Dec 1905, Section 2, page 3
    Children 
     01. Frank Robey Ludwig,   b. 27 Apr 1907, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Nov 1960  (Age 53 years)
     02. Robey Dallas Ludwig,   b. 28 Jun 1909, Washington, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Dec 1969, San Bernardino, San Bernardino, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
    Last Modified 15 Jun 2008 
    Family ID F272  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Ancestors Earl Lloyd Walston Married: 4x4x ,   b. 9 Nov 1886, Big Horn County, Wyoming, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1976, Oakland, Alameda, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 25 Jul 1922  Payette, Payette, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10, 11
    Idaho State Marriage License for Bessie Robey Ludwig and Earl Lloyd Walston, 25 July 1922
    Idaho State Marriage License for Bessie Robey Ludwig and Earl Lloyd Walston, 25 July 1922
    Last Modified 6 Jul 2008 
    Family ID F912  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S157] Findagrave.com, (Findagrave.com), Memorial 180124030 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S97] 1900 United States Federal Census, United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Twelfth Census of the United States, (Ancestry.com), Year: 1900; Census Place: Colton, Utah, Utah; Roll: T623 1687; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 157 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S98] 1910 United States Federal Census, Thirteenth Census of the United States, (Ancestry), Year: 1910; Census Place: Arlington, Gilliam, Oregon; Roll: T624_1280; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 59 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S82] 1920 United States Federal Census, Fourteenth Census of the United States, (Ancestry.com), Year: 1920;Census Place: Ogden Ward 2, Weber, Utah; Roll: T625_1869; Page: 12B; Enumeration District: 155 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S180] Email Correspondence (Joan Lyon), Bessie Henrietta Robey (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S140] Newspaper Articles, Clippings, On-Line Documents, Published in the Ogden Standard Examiner (Ogden, Utah), 6 Nov 1926 (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S119] Utah Pioneers and Prominent Men, (Ancestry.com ) (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S124] The Salt Lake Herald, (Library of Congress and the National Endowment for the Humanities), Section 2, Page 3, 24 Dec 1905.
      Marriage License Annoucement for Bessie H. Robey and Adam R. Lurwig
      1628 - Adam R. Lurwig, Bingham Junction and Bessie H. Robey, Bingham Junction

    9. [S172] BYU Idaho Special Collections and Family History, (BYU Idaho) (Reliability: 3).
      Marriage ID: 417097
      Groom's Surname Name: LUDWIG
      Groom's First Name: Adam R.
      Bride's Surname Name: ROBEY
      Bride's First Name: Bessie H.
      Place: Salt Lake City
      Marriage Date: 23 Dec 1905
      County: Salt Lake
      State: Utah
      Bride's Residence:
      Groom's Residence:
      Volume: 5
      Page: 1628

    10. [S180] Email Correspondence (Joan Lyon), Bessie Henrietta Robey (Reliability: 3).
      Email dated 17 June 2008, Subject: Bessie Robey Ludwig Walston. A copy of the death certificate for Bessie Robey Ludwig Walston and the marriage certificate for Earl Walston and Bessie Ludwig furnished under same cover.

    11. [S172] BYU Idaho Special Collections and Family History, (BYU Idaho) (Reliability: 3).
      Marriage ID: 71351
      Groom's Surname Name: WALSTON
      Groom's First Name: Earl Lloyd
      Bride's Surname Name: LUDWIG
      Bride's First Name: Bessie
      Place: Payette
      Marriage Date: 25 Jul 1922
      County: Payette
      State: Idaho
      Bride's Residence:
      Groom's Residence:
      Volume: 1
      Page: 523