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Re: Gertrude (Youmans) Morris Iowa
Posted by: Tom Yoemans (ID *****8531) Date: November 24, 2004 at 19:08:56
In Reply to: Gertrude (Youmans) Morris Iowa by Cathy Janish of 631

Hello Cathy,
This should help you.
Let me know if you need reference citations, etc.
Regards,
Tom Yoemans


1. William Youmans was born in New York circa 1780.
       William Youmans married Lydia Shaw circa 1808. Lydia was born circa 1791 in Albany County, New York. She was the daughter of William Shaw and Sarah A. (Shaw). Lydia died August 19, 1867 in Horton, Bremer County, Iowa, at 76 years of age. Her body was interred at Horton Cemetery, in Horton, Bremer County, Iowa.
       William died June 17, 1853 in Nelson Town, Madison County, New York, at 72 years of age. His body was interred in Morrisville, Madison County, New York.

       William Youmans and Lydia Shaw had the following children:

       2 i.        Alanson2 Youmans was born October 5, 1808.
       3 ii.        Stephen Vincent Youmans was born June 10, 1810.
       4iii.        Sarah J. Youmans was born December 2, 1811.
       5iv.        Lydia Ann Youmans was born December 12, 1814.
       6v.        Elizabeth Youmans was born November 13, 1816.
       7vi.        Mary Youmans was born April 8, 1821.
       8vii.        Thomas A. Youmans was born circa 1825.
       9viii.        Cheney Morris Yeoman was born April 2, 1830.



3. Stephen Vincent Youmans (William) was born in Oneida County, New York June 10, 1810.
       Stephen Vincent Youmans married Cynthia French Sheldon March 12, 1840 in Morrisville, Madison County, New York. Cynthia was born May 15, 1820 in Morrisville, Madison County, New York. She was the daughter of Hezekiah H. Sheldon and Sally French. Cynthia died July 23, 1890 in Horton, Bremer County, Iowa, at 70 years of age. Her body was interred at Horton Cemetery.
       Stephen died August 31, 1887 in Horton, Bremer County, Iowa, at 77 years of age. His body was interred at Horton Cemetery.

       Stephen Vincent Youmans and Cynthia French Sheldon had the following children:

       17i.        Stephen Van Rensler Youmans was born August 16, 1840.
       18ii.        James DeWitt Youmans was born August 19, 1842.
       19iii.        Cynthia Mariah Youmans was born August 26, 1844.
       20iv.        Bicknell Bennett Youmans was born October 9, 1847.
       21v.        Joseph Youmans was born November 20, 1848.
        vi.        Emmaline Youmans was born February 18, 1851.
       22vii.        Lafayette James Youmans was born May 5, 1853.
       23viii.       John D. Youmans was born November 25, 1858.




18. James DeWitt Youmans (Stephen Vincent, William1) was born in Eaton, Madison County, New York August 19, 1842.
       James DeWitt Youmans married Helen Augusta Taylor 1863. Helen was born June 1844 in Syracuse, Onondaga County, New York.
       James died May 18, 1927 in Del Paso Heights, Sacramento County, California, at 84 years of age. His body was interred at City Cemetery, in Del Paso Heights, Sacramento County, California.

       James DeWitt Youmans and Helen Augusta Taylor had the following children:

       i.        Gertrude Cynthia Youmans was born in Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois May 30, 1864. Gertrude Cynthia Youmans married Wellington Leroy Morris February 5, 1884 in Lincoln Township, Worth County, Iowa. W. L. was born August 26, 1852 in Cattaraugus County, New York. He was the son of Rev. W. B. Morris. Wellington Leroy Morris married Ella Wickem 1876. W. L. died April 26, 1915 in Mason City, Cerro Gordo County, Iowa, at 62 years of age. His body was interred at Riverview Cemetery, in Algona, Kossuth County, Iowa. Gertrude died January 22, 1932 in Algona, Kossuth County, Iowa, at 67 years of age. Her body was interred at Riverview Cemetery, in Algona, Kossuth County, Iowa.
       ii.        Abigail A. Youmans was born in Iowa circa 1867.
       iii.        Edwin D. Youmans was born in Iowa circa 1879.
       iv.        Helen May Youmans was born in Horton, Bremer County, Iowa May 21, 1881. Helen May Youmans married John Robert Moore January 6, 1904 in Algona, Kossuth County, Iowa. John was born February 1876 in Wisconsin. He was the son of Alexander Moore and Maggie E. Cavanaugh. Helen died June 9, 1958 in Sacramento County, California, at 77 years of age.
v.       (unnamed female) Youmans was born in Lincoln Township, Worth County, Iowa November 14, 1883.



Continuing with parts of another report:

82. Gertrude Cynthia Youmans (James DeWitt, Stephen Vincent, William) was born in Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois May 30, 1864. Gertrude died January 22, 1932 in Algona, Kossuth County, Iowa, at 67 years of age. Her body was interred at Riverview Cemetery, in Algona, Kossuth County, Iowa.
       She married Wellington Leroy Morris February 5, 1884 in Lincoln Township, Worth County, Iowa. W. L. was born August 26, 1852 in Cattaraugus County, New York. W. L. was the son of Rev. W. B. Morris. He married Ella Wickem 1876. W. L. died April 26, 1915 in Mason City, Cerro Gordo County, Iowa, at 62 years of age. His body was interred at Riverview Cemetery, in Algona, Kossuth County, Iowa. W. L. Morris moved to a farm north of Whittemore, Kossuth Co., Iowa in 1890. He moved to south Minnesota Street in Algona about 1912.

       Gertrude Cynthia Youmans and Wellington Leroy Morris had the following children:


+        230i.        Leroy DeWitt Morris was born November 1884.
       231ii.        Vanrensler S. 'Ransil' Morris was born in Iowa July 1887.
+        232iii. Delbert D. Morris was born June 23, 1894.
+        233iv.        Fay Morris was born June 25, 1900.
       234v.        Elza Mae 'Elzar' Morris was born in Lotts Creek Township, Kossuth County, Iowa October 6, 1902. "Elzan" Morris of Lemox, Iowa was listed as the informant on Gertrude Morris' death record in 1932.
                     

       85. Helen May Youmans (James DeWitt, Stephen Vincent, William) was born in Horton, Bremer County, Iowa May 21, 1881.
       She married John Robert Moore January 6, 1904 in Algona, Kossuth County, Iowa. John was born February 1876 in Wisconsin. John was the son of Alexander Moore and Maggie E. Cavanaugh.

       Helen May Youmans and John Robert Moore had children and lived in California.
       

230. Leroy DeWitt Morris (Gertrude Cynthia Youmans, James DeWitt, Stephen Vincent, William) was born in Kensett, Worth County, Iowa November 1884.
       He married Grace Isabel Taylor in 1912 in Adel, Dallas County, Iowa. Grace was born in 1889 in Dallas County, Iowa. Roy was located at Lucky Strike, Canada in 1915.
       Leroy DeWitt Morris and Grace Isabel Taylor had 7 children:

               
       232. Delbert D. Morris (Gertrude Cynthia Youmans, James DeWitt, Stephen Vincent, William) was born in Iowa June 23, 1894. Delbert died July 6, 1982 in Osceola, Polk County, Nebraska, at 88 years of age.
       He married twice. He married The first wife of Delbert Morris before 1938. He married Velma Maxine McAuten about 1942 Pocahontas, Pocahontas County, Iowa.

       Delbert D. Morris and The first wife of Delbert Morris had children:
       Delbert D. Morris and Velma Maxine McAuten had children:

       233. Fay Morris (Gertrude Cynthia Youmans, James DeWitt, Stephen Vincent, William) was born in Lotts Creek Township, Kossuth County, Iowa June 25, 1900. Fay died May 20, 1975 in Fargo, Cass County, North Dakota, at 74 years of age. His body was interred Knollwood Memorial Gardens, in Fergus Falls, Otter Tail County, Minnesota.
       He married Burnis Hawley October 29, 1924. Burnis was born October 14, 1903. Burnis died April 26, 1996 in Fergus Falls, Otter Tail County, Minnesota, at 92 years of age.

       Fay Morris and Burnis Hawley had children.


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