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JOSEPH WERT B. 1816 PA; D. 1872 INDIANAPOLIS, IN
Posted by: Jonathan Wert (ID *****4102) Date: September 25, 2012 at 08:28:14
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Joseph Wert b. 12Aug1816 in Upper Paxton Township, Dauphin County, PA; d. 04Jun1872 in Indianapolis, Marion County, IN; He married Rebecca Weaver. Can anyone connect??

1850 census, 23 Jul, Indianapolis, Center Twp, Marion Co. IN
368/374
Joseph Wert 34, Shoe & Boot Maker, b Pa.
Rebecca A. 32, b Pa. (nee Weaver)
Mary C. 17, b VA
Georgina 15, b VA female
Jno. W. 8, b IN
Edmund A. 6, b IN
Francis A. 4, b IN,male
Elizabeth W. 1, b IN

1860 census, 20 Jun, Ward 1, Indianapolis, Marion Co. IN, P.O. Indianapolis
298/298
Joseph Wert 42, Sshoemaker, RE$8000, PE$2000, b Pa.
Rebecca 45, b Pa.
Wm. 16, all kids b IN
Edwin A. 15
Francis A. 14, male
Benjamin C. 8

Civil War Draft Registration, Jun 1863, Indianapolis, Marion Co. IN
Joseph Wert 42, Shoemaker, b Pa.

1870 census, 4 Feb, Ward 9, Indianapolis, Marion Co. IN, P.O. Indianapolis
84/88
Joseph Wert 54, Retired Merchant, RE$12000, PE$600, b Pa.(d Jun 1872)
Rebecca 56, Keeping House, b Pa. (d 1 Apr 1879)
William 27, Sawyer, all kids b IN
Lillian 20(wife of William)
Edwin 25, Railroad Agent
Benjamin 19

1870 census, 15 Jun, Ward 9, Indianapolis, Marion Co. IN
178/188
Joseph Wurth 55, Retired Merchant, $24000, PE$6000, b Pa.
Rebecca 58, b Pa.
William 27, Book Keeper, all kids b IN
Edwin A. 25, RR Clerk
Benny 17, Clerk in Store
(counted twice)

1880 census, 12 Jun, 71 5th St, Ward 3, Indianapolis, Marion Co. IN
390/420
J.W. Wert 37, Book Keeper, b IN, parents b PA.
Lillian 31, wife, Keeping House, b OH, father b Wertemburg, mother b KY
Nellie 3, dau, b IN
Joseph 3 months, son, b IN

1900 census, 9 Jun, 4231 Evans Ave, Ward 26, St. Louis, MO
174/219
John W. Wert 56, May 1844, Salesman, Advertising, married 30 years, b IN, father b Pa. mother b MD, renting house
Lillian E. 50, Jul 1849, wife, married 30 years, b OH, father b Germany, mother b KY
Nellie E. 22, Apr 1878, dau, b IN
Joseph 20, Mar 1880, son, b IN
Edna 13, Oct 1886, dau, b MO

1910 census, 28 Apr, 1367 W. 25th St, L.A, City, L A. Co. CA
459/494
John W. Wert 67, Newspaper, married 40 years, b IN, father b NJ, mother b Pa.,
Lizzie 60, wife, married 40 years, 7 born, 3 living, b OH, father b Germany, mother b KY
Edna 22, dau, b MO

WWI Draft Registration Card, 12 Sep 1918
Joseph Wert 38, b 14 Mar 1880
Lives State Prison, San Quentin, CA
Carpenter
Father J.W. Wert, 7136 W. 15th, Oakland, CA
Short, Stout build, brown eyes, brown hair
Broken right leg
(don't see him in the census)

1920 census, 9 Jan, 1431 Grove St, Oakland City/Twp, Alameda Co. CA
69/186
John W. Wert 76, roomer, no occupation, b IN, father b Pa. mother b MD
Lilian E. 76, roomer, b OH, father b Germany, mother b KY

US National Home for Civil War Volunteer Soldiers, 1866-1938, Sawtelle, Pacific Branch, L.A. Co. CA
John W. Wert 70, 5'6", fair complexion, blue eyes, gray hair, Protestant, Journalist, married, wife lives 1229 Valencia St, L.A. CA
Admitted 24 May 1913, discharged 17 Nov 1913, at own request
Admitted 24 May 1918 with Chronic Hemorrhoids, Articular Rheumatism and Cardiac Hypertrophy
Pension Certificate 573409
Enlisted Indianapolis 8 Aug 1862, Pvt. served with K Company, 100 Indiana Infantry, mustered out 29 Jun 1865, Louisville, KY

CA. Deaths 1940-1997
John William Wert b 24 May 1843 IN, d 3 Feb 1940, Alameda Co. CA, age 96

1880 census, 3 Jun, 87 Broadway, Indianapolis, Marion Co. IN
90/106
Edwin A. Wert 35, Commercial Traveler, b IN, parents b Pa.
Julia 37, wife, House Keeping, b IN, father b OH, mother b KY(nee Hays)
Florence 8, dau, all kids b IN
Edith 6, dau
Agnes 1, dau

1880 census, 18 Jun, 83 Staint Clair St, Indianapolis, Marion Co. IN
550/593
Frank A. Wert 33, Clerk, Wholesale Dry Goods Store, b IN, parents b Pa.,
Mattie 31, wife, Keeping House, b IN, father b OH, mother b IN, (nee Hays)
Clara P. 7, dau, all kids b IN
Georgia D. 5, dau
Paul H. 1, son

81 Saint Clair St, 551/594
Barton S. Hays 54, Artist, b OH, parents b Pa.
Annie W. 46, wife, Keeping House, b OH, father b Pa. mother b NJ
Annie N. 14,dau, b IN
(parents of Mattie and Julia)

1880 census, 8 Jun, 65 Columbia Ave, Indianapolis, Marion Co. IN
Ben. C. Wert 28, Tinner & Store, married within the year, b IN, parents b Pa.,
Annie B. 24, wife, Keeping House, married within the year, b KY, parents b KY
(married 10 Jul 1879, Anna B. Cympson)

1900 census, 1 Jun, 713 E. 11th St, Ward 2, Indianapolis, Center Twp, Marion Co. IN
5/5
Edwin A. Wert 55, Oct 1844, Wholesale Saddlery, married 29 years, b IN, parents b Pa., owns home free of mortgage
Julia 47, May 1853, wife, married 29 years, 3 born, 3 living, b IN, father b OH, mother b KY

1900 census, Jun, 741 Pine Ave, Pacific Grove City/Twp, Monterey Co. CA
322/325
Frank A. Wert 53, Nov 1846 Night Watch, City, married 29 years, b IN, parents b Pa., owns home with mortgage
Mattie 51, wife, married 29 years, 6 born, 2 living, b IN, father b OH, mother b IN
Georgie L. 25, May 1875, dau, b IN
Julia A. 17, Aug 1883, dau, b CA

1900 census, 6 Jun, 823 E. Georgia St, Ward 10, Indianapolis, Center Twp, Marion Co. IN
120/128
Ben Wert 47, Jan 1853, Day Laborer, married 30(?) years, b IN, parents b IN, renting house
Emma 39, Mar 1861, wife, married 21(?) years, 1 born, 1 living, b IN, father b IN, mother b England
John Crouch 64, May 1836, father-in-law, married 42 years, b IN, father b IN, mother b Ireland

1900 census, Jun, 122 Ohio St, Ward 7, Indianapolis, Center Twp, Marion Co. IN
83/146
B.(Benjamin) L. Darrow 30, May 1876, Bicycle Store, married 8 months, b IN, father b MA, mother b OH, renting house
Agnes W. 21, May 1879, wife, married 8 months, 0 born, b IN, parents b IN
(They were married 10 Oct 1899 in Marion Co.)

1900 census, 9 Jun, 905 Oak St, Ward 2, Indianapolis, Center Twp, Marion Co. IN
138/158
Frank M. Clark 34, Oct 1865, Photographer, married 4 years, b IL, father b VT, mother b OH, renting house
Florence E. 28, Feb 1872, wife, married 4 years, 0 born, b IN, parents b IN
(married Indianapolis, Marion Co. 22 Oct 1895)

1900 census, 5 Jun, 1112 Ashland Ave, Ward 2, Indianapolis, Center Twp,Marin Co. IN
109/118
George E. Fiscus 33, May 1867, RR Inspector, married 4 years, b IN, father b OH, mother b IN, renting house (d 29 Dec 1947, San Francisco, CA)
Edith A. 26, Oct 1873, wife, married 4 years, 1 born, 1 living, b IN, parents b IN, (d 10 Apr 1953, San Francisco, CA)
(married 3 Apr 1897, Indianapolis, Marion Co.)

1910 census, 20 Apr, 5023 University Ave, Ward 9, Indianapolis, Center Twp, Marion Co. IN
67/81
Benjamin Wert 57, Retired Groceryman, was Retail Dealer, married twice, married 10 years, b IN, parents b Pa., owns home free of mortgage
Emma 48, wife, married twice, married 10 years, 0 born, b IN, father b KY, mother b England

1910 census, 9 May, 741 Pine Ave, Pacific Grove City/Twp, Monterey Co. CA
611/626
Frank A. Wert 63, House Carpenter, married 39 years, b IN, parents b Pa., owns home free of mortgage
Mattie 61, wife, married 39 years, 6 born, 2 living, b IN, father b OH, mother b KY

1910 census, 16 Apr, 2439 Park Ave, Ward 2, Indianapolis, Center twp, Marion Co. IN
57/62
Edwin A. Wert 65, Own Income, married 37 years, b IN, parents b Pa., renting house
Julia 56, wife, married 37 years, 3 born, 3 living, b IN, parents b IN
Agnes W. Darrow 30, dau, married 10 years, b IN
Paul Russell Darrow 7, grandson, b IN, parents b IN
(Agnes married again 10 Oct 1916, IndIianapolis, to George T. Cotton)

1910 census, 21 Apr, 2142 W. New Jersey, Ward 2, Indianapolis, Center Twp,Marion Co. IN
123/125
Frank M. Clark 44, Photographer, Studio, married 14 years, b IL, parents b IL, renting house
Florence E. 38, wife, married 14 years, b IN, father b Pa. mother b OH

1910 census, 21 Apr, 2148 New Jersey, Ward 2, Indianapolis, Center Twp, Marion Co. IN
112/113
George E. Fistus 43, Salesman, City, married 14 years, b IN, parents b IN, renting house
Edith 36, wife, married 14 years, 3 born, 3 living
Mildred 13, dau, all kids b IN
Gordon 8, dau
Harland 4, son

1919 Indianapolis City Directory
Benj. C. Wert, lives 4927 University Ave
Julia(widow of Edwin A.) Wert, lives 2439 Park Ave

1920 census, 3 Jan, 4927 University Ave, Ward 9, Indianapolis, Center Twp, Marion Co.
24/30
Ben E. Wert 67, no occupation, b IN, parents b Pa., owns free of mortgage(d 1 Jan 1938)
Emma J. 58, wife, b IN,father b KY, mother b England(died Nov 1926)
(both buried Crown Hill Cem, Indianapolis) Benjamin middle name was Cyrus

US National Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers 1866-1938, Sawtelle, L.A. Co. CA
Frank A. Wert 70, b Indiana, 5' 5 3/4", fair complexion, hazel eyes, gray hair, Protestant, Tinner, wife Mattie Wert, lives 741 Pine Ave, Pacific Grove, CA
Served Indiana, 21 Mar 1861, Pvt, G Company, 154 Indiana Infantry, mustered out 4 Aug 1865 Stevenson, VA
Admitted 7 Jul 1917, discharged 23 Jul 1917, own request
Defective vision, left myrcele, chronic Rheumatism, mitral insufficiency, atrerio.

1920 census, 12 Jan, 741 Pine Ave, Pacific Grove City/Twp, Monterey Co. CA
255/260
Frank A. Wertz 73, no occupation, b IN, parents b Pa., owns free of mortgage
Mattie 71, wife, b IN, father b OH,mother b KY

1920 census, 19 Jan, 2439 Park Ave, Ward 2, Indianapolis, Center Twp, Marion Co. IN
537/606
Julia Wert 66, widow, b IN, father b OH, mother b KY, owns free of mortgage(d feb 1922)
Agnes W. Darrow 40, dau, widow, b IN, parents b IN

1920 census, 12 Feb, E. HIgh Line Rd, Fruita, Mesa Co. CO.
173/173
Frank M. Clark 54, Farmer, b IL, father b VT, mother b OH, owns farm free of mortgage
Florence E. 47, wife, b IN, parents b IN

1920 census, 2 Jan, 2148 N. New Jersey, Ward 2, Indianapolis, Center Twp, Marion Co. IN
14/14
George E. Fiscus 54, Salesman, Typewriters, b IN, parents b IN, renting
Edith 46, wife, b IN, parents b IN
Mildred 22, dau, all kids b IN
Gordon 17, son
Harland 23, son

1930 census, 16 Apr, 108 E. 13th St, Ward 8, Indianapolis, Center Twp, Marion Co. IN
74/640
Agnes W. Darrow 50, widow, no occupation, b IN, parents b IN

1930 census, 2 Apr, 742 N. McCadden Place, L.A. City, L.A. Co. CA
24/24
Frank M. Clark 64, Salesman, Vacuum Cleaners, married at age 30, b IL, father b VT, mother b OH, owns home $13000
Florence E. 58, wife, married at age 23, b IN, parents b IN

1930 census, 10 Apr, 415 Junipero Serra Blvd, S.F. City, S.F. Co. CA
283/286
George E. Fiscus 63, Salesman, Typewriters, married at age 30, b IN, father b OH, mother b IN, owns home $15000
Edith A. 55, wife, married at age 22, b IN, parents b IN
Harlan M. 24, son, Mail Clerk, Hotel, b IN

1940 census, 15 Apr, 742 Cadden Place, L.A. City, L.A. Co. CA
Florence E. Clark 67, widow, 2 years H.S., b IN, owns home $5500(d 25 Oct 1944)
Agnes Darrow 60, sister, widow, 2 years H.S., previously lived Indianapolis, Marion Co. IN

1940 census, 20 Apr, 247 Marcy Lane, Ward 20, Indianapolis, Washington Twp, Marion Co. IN
263
Gordon Fiscus 38, Commercial Artist, 4 years H.S., b IN, previously lived San Francisco, CA, renting $47.00 per month
Catherine 35, wife, 8th grade, b IN, Saleswoman, Dept. Store, previously lived San Francisco, CA

Ca. Deaths 1940-1997
Georgia L. Wert b 5 May 1875 IN, d 18 Jul 1962, San Luis Obispo Co. 87, mother Hays
John William Wert b 24 May 1843 IN, d 3 feb 1940, Alameda Co. 96
Edith Alberta Fiscus b 27 Oct 1873 IN, d 10 Apr 1953, San Francisco Co. 79, father Wert, mother Hays
Florence Evelyn Jones b 16 Feb 1872 IN, d 25 Oct 1944, Los Angeles Co. 72, father Wert, mother Hays
George Fiscus b 7 May 1866 IN, d 29 Dec 1947, San Francisco Co. 81
Harlan M. Fiscus b 11 Mar 1905 IN, d 27 Jul 1974, San Francisco, 69




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