Wollen Family Genealogy Forum
John T. Sumner married the daughter of Trustan Wollen and Myra Pollard on April 1879 in Douglas County, Nebraska. The
Sumners, Wollens, Mastersons etc. had been neighbors in Spencer Co, Indiana and in Appanoose Co., Iowa. A Nancy Sumner was the second wife of a Trusten Wollen in Spencer Co, IN. This Trusten was the son of a Revolutionary War soldier. Nancy seems to have divorced Trusten Wollen in White County, Il so he could marry his pregnant girlfriend. The divorce seems to have been friendly because her two grandsons, Luther and Peter Sumner married his granddaughters, Delilah Jane Masterson and Winifred J. Masterson. John T. was the son of Luther and his first wife, so was a step son of Winifred's.
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