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Jeremiah Martin PELTON, Jr.

Male 1892 - 1967  (74 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Jeremiah Martin PELTON, Jr. was born on 3 Nov 1892 in Lyons, Clinton, IA (son of Jeremiah Martin Sr PELTON and Emma Ellen GAY); died on 23 Oct 1967 in Rock Falls, Whiteside, IL; was buried on 24 Oct 1967 in Oakland Cemetery, Clinton, IA.

    Other Events:

    • Reference Number: 22944
    • _UID: B708F25403AB4DAF931D980D7862998A0104

    Notes:

    Occupation:
    Machinist

    Jeremiah married Violet Irene MEADER on 5 May 1917 in St. Paul, Ramsey, MN. Violet was born on 23 Feb 1900 in Lyons, Clinton, IA; died on 27 May 1928 in Clinton, Clinton, IA; was buried on 30 May 1928 in Oakland Cemetery, Clinton, IA. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Notes:

    Married:
    Reference Number:311646

    Children:
    1. Vernon R. PELTON was born on 10 May 1919; died on 23 Jan 1920 in Lyons, Clinton, Clinton, IA; was buried on 24 Jan 1920 in Oakland Cemetery, Clinton, IA.
    2. Lee Edwin PELTON was born on 21 Nov 1925 in Clinton, Clinton, IA; died on 27 Feb 1956 in Grand Rapids, Kent, MI; was buried on 12 Dec 1956 in Oakland Cemetery, Clinton, IA.
    3. Mary Vivian PELTON was born on 9 May 1928 in Clinton, Clinton, IA; died on 10 May 1928 in Clinton, Clinton, IA; was buried on 12 May 1928 in Oakland Cemetery, Clinton, IA.
    4. Jerry Dale PELTON was born on 20 Mar 1918 in Clinton, Clinton, IA; died on 16 Jan 1986 in Spring Hill, Hernando, FL; was buried in Jan 1986 in Clinton, Clinton, IA.
    5. Winton PELTON was born on 18 Oct 1924 in Lyons, Clinton, IA; died on 16 Feb 2002 in Apache Junction, Pinal County, AZ.

    Jeremiah married Marguerite [-?-] on 29 Jun 1932 in Chicago, IL. Marguerite was born on 25 Feb 1892 in Detroit, Wayne County, MI; died on 11 Feb 1968 in Rock Falls, Whiteside County, IL; was buried on 13 Feb 1968 in Oakland Cemetery, Clinton, IA. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Notes:

    Married:
    Reference Number:311649


Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Jeremiah Martin Sr PELTON was born on 30 Sep 1859 in Jerseyville, Jersey, IL (son of Theodore Gwary PELTON and Anna M. BLISS); died on 18 Dec 1908 in Salem, Dent, MO; was buried in Dec 1908 in Clinton, Clinton, IA.

    Other Events:

    • Alt. Burial: Alt. Burial
    • Reference Number: 5046
    • _UID: 7A861C22156D484595A353711F42CE35ADFB
    • Census: 1880
    • EMPL: Employment: 1880

    Notes:

    [combined.ged]


    He worked as an Engineer and had a machine shop in Lyons, IA. He and h is son are said to have invented a turbine that brought water into the hou ses. They built and maintained the water works in Clinton and Lyons, I A. Reported to have invented the steam engine that ran the old paddle whe el boats up and down the Mississippi river.

    Alt. Burial:
    Oakland Cemetery, Clinton, IA

    Census:
    Lyons, Clinton, IA

    EMPL: Employment:
    Machinist

    Jeremiah married Emma Ellen GAY on 10 Sep 1881 in Clinton, Clinton, IA. Emma was born on 19 Jun 1865 in Brooklyn, Kings, NY; died on 25 Mar 1946 in St Louis, Saint Louis, MO; was buried in 1946 in Clinton, Clinton, IA. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 3.  Emma Ellen GAY was born on 19 Jun 1865 in Brooklyn, Kings, NY; died on 25 Mar 1946 in St Louis, Saint Louis, MO; was buried in 1946 in Clinton, Clinton, IA.

    Other Events:

    • Reference Number: 8028
    • _UID: D4111B0849E84519864441AC4ACEBC80A290
    • Alt. Death: 23 Mar 1946
    • Alt. Burial: 27 Mar 1946; Alt. Burial

    Notes:

    [T[1].G. Pelton.FTW]

    1880 census - Iowa - Clinton - Lyons (Emma was listed as a widow)
    Roll: T9_334
    FHFL: 1254334
    Page: 124B
    Image: 0249
    ED: 287


    1910 census - Missouri - Dent - Salem (First Ward) (Widow)
    Series: T624
    Roll: 779
    Page: 236

    Alt. Death:
    St. Louis, St. Louis, MO

    Alt. Burial:
    Oakland Cemetery, Clinton, IA

    Notes:

    Married:
    Reference Number:71069

    Alt. Marriage:
    Lyons, Clinton, IA

    Children:
    1. William Martin PELTON was born on 30 Aug 1882 in Lyons, Clinton, IA; died on 21 Aug 1945 in Moline, Rock Island, IL; was buried on 24 Aug 1945 in Lyons, Clinton, IA.
    2. Percy Perry PELTON was born on 17 Jun 1886 in Lyons, Clinton, IA; died on 29 Feb 1948 in St Louis, Saint Louis, MO.
    3. Theodore Gubery PELTON was born on 23 Mar 1890 in IA; died on 11 Feb 1909.
    4. Jeremiah Martin Jr PELTON was born on 18 Mar 1892 in IA; died in Oct 1967 in IL; was buried in Oct 1967 in Clinton, Clinton, IA.
    5. Dock Berley PELTON was born on 7 Apr 1896 in Marion, Linn, IA; died in May 1983 in Windsor, Henry, MO; was buried on 20 May 1983 in Floral Hills Cemetery, Kansas City, MO.
    6. Charles Dewey PELTON was born on 25 Nov 1898 in IA; died in Nov 1954.
    7. Julie Emma PELTON was born on 9 Feb 1901 in Belgrade, Washington, MO; died on 24 Feb 1907 in Graig, Jersey, IL.
    8. Florence Beatrice PELTON was born on 23 Nov 1904 in MO; died on 8 Apr 1923; was buried on 10 Apr 1923 in Oakland Cemetery, Clinton, IA.
    9. John Gay PELTON was born on 16 Feb 1885 in Lyons, Clinton, IA; died on 4 Apr 1885 in Lyons, Clinton, IA; was buried on 6 Apr 1885 in Oakland Cemetery, Clinton, IA.
    10. Arthur H. PELTON was born on 17 Jun 1886 in Lyons, Clinton, IA; died on 19 Aug 1955 in Cascade, Cascade, MT.
    11. C. Martin PELTON was born about 1888 in Minnesota; died on 28 Jul 1889 in Lyons, Clinton, Clinton, IA; was buried on 31 Jul 1889 in Oakland Cemetery, Clinton, IA.
    12. 1. Jeremiah Martin PELTON, Jr. was born on 3 Nov 1892 in Lyons, Clinton, IA; died on 23 Oct 1967 in Rock Falls, Whiteside, IL; was buried on 24 Oct 1967 in Oakland Cemetery, Clinton, IA.
    13. Percy Allen PELTON


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Theodore Gwary PELTON was born on 4 Jul 1830 in Gowanda, Erie, NY (son of William Martin PELTON and Sally WARE); died on 17 Feb 1917 in Lyons, Clinton, IA; was buried in 1917 in Salem, Dent, MO.

    Other Events:

    • Reference Number: 2748
    • _UID: 3CC6C5E24887480BA6A804A92FBA212AFA7D
    • Census: 1880
    • EMPL: Employment: 1880
    • Alt. Death: 17 Feb 1917; Alt. Death
    • Alt. Burial: 20 Feb 1917; Alt. Burial

    Notes:

    [combined.ged]


    He was a Machinist/Inventor.[T[1].G. Pelton.FTW]

    Burial: Grace Episcopal Church 20 FEB 1917 Page 116
    Minister: W. Ernest Stockley

    1880 census - Iowa - Clinton - Lyons
    FHL Film: 1254334
    Nat'l Archives Film: T9-0334
    Page: 115D

    Census:
    Lyons, Clinton, IA

    EMPL: Employment:
    Novelty Works

    Alt. Death:
    Clinton, Clinton, IA

    Alt. Burial:
    Oakland Cemetery, Clinton, IA

    Theodore married Anna M. BLISS on 27 Jan 1856 in Marion, Linn, IA. Anna was born on 1 May 1834 in Clearfield, Clearfield, PA; died on 16 May 1904 in Clinton, Clinton, IA; was buried on 18 Sep 1904 in Oakland Cemetery, Clinton, IA. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 5.  Anna M. BLISS was born on 1 May 1834 in Clearfield, Clearfield, PA; died on 16 May 1904 in Clinton, Clinton, IA; was buried on 18 Sep 1904 in Oakland Cemetery, Clinton, IA.

    Other Events:

    • Reference Number: 5041
    • _UID: 5D81CF155D774B1997FB82DE44B5B21AB1AE
    • Census: 1880
    • Alt. Death: 18 Sep 1904; Alt. Death

    Notes:

    Census:
    Lyons, Clinton, IA

    Alt. Death:
    Clinton, Clinton, IA

    Notes:

    Married:
    Reference Number:40452

    Children:
    1. Wilhelmina M. PELTON was born in Dec 1857; died on 30 Aug 1858.
    2. 2. Jeremiah Martin Sr PELTON was born on 30 Sep 1859 in Jerseyville, Jersey, IL; died on 18 Dec 1908 in Salem, Dent, MO; was buried in Dec 1908 in Clinton, Clinton, IA.
    3. Theodore A. PELTON was born on 17 Mar 1863; died on 26 Oct 1871; was buried on 26 Oct 1871 in Oakland Cemetery, Clinton, IA.
    4. Charles Howdy PELTON was born on 12 Nov 1869 in Lyons, Clinton, IA; died on 26 Apr 1939 in Lyons, Clinton, IA; was buried on 29 Apr 1939 in Oakland Cemetery, Clinton, IA.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  William Martin PELTON was born on 11 Mar 1810 in NY (son of Tabor PELTON and Roxanna Rosina MOORE); died on 22 Oct 1847 in York Township, Dane, WI.

    Other Events:

    • Reference Number: 1413
    • _UID: 3D71036D0C2F4E1A9F3EAAD75B8F52D8331B

    Notes:

    [combined.ged]


    Description: Conflicting evidence states he was born 31 Mar 1801.
    He was a Carpenter.

    William married Sally WARE in 1828 in Perrysburg, Cattaraugus, NY. Sally was born about 1810 in Perrysburg, Cattaraugus, NY; died in Oct 1848. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 9.  Sally WARE was born about 1810 in Perrysburg, Cattaraugus, NY; died in Oct 1848.

    Other Events:

    • Reference Number: 2746
    • _UID: 7D65918DF0B04855AFFFEDF028E3F2874CD2

    Notes:

    Married:
    Reference Number:21582

    Children:
    1. Roxanna (Rosanna) PELTON was born in 1829 in NY; and died.
    2. 4. Theodore Gwary PELTON was born on 4 Jul 1830 in Gowanda, Erie, NY; died on 17 Feb 1917 in Lyons, Clinton, IA; was buried in 1917 in Salem, Dent, MO.
    3. Martin Van Buren PELTON was born in 1832 in NY; died in in Stockton, San Joaquin, CA.
    4. Eudora PELTON was born in 1841; and died.
    5. William Perry PELTON was born in 1843; died before 1890 in Portland, Multnomah, OR.
    6. Redella PELTON was born in 1845; and died.