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Re: Thompsonville, Benzie County records

Posted: 13 Feb 2012 4:00PM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 14 Feb 2012 6:23AM GMT
Surnames: Westboy, Johnson, Westbay, Glesener, Glessner
I’m not related to any member of this family.

1930 is the last available census at this time.

1940 census will be released on April 2, 2012. It will take several months to transcribe all the states.


death record -
Cook County, Illinois Death Index, 1908-1988
Name: Roy Westboy
Death Date: 21 Jul 1953
Death Location: Cook County, IL
File Number: 6049939
Archive collection name: Cook County Genealogy Records (Deaths)
Archive repository location: Chicago, IL
Archive repository name: Cook County Clerk

birth record -
Cook County, Illinois, Birth Certificates Index, 1871-1922
about Judith Helen Wilhelmina Westboy
Name: Judith Helen Wilhelmina Westboy
Birth Date: 16 Mar 1918
Birth Place: Chicago, Cook, Illinois
Gender: Female
Father Name: Roy Westboy
Father's Age: 31
Mother Name: Minnie Johnson
Mother's Age: 43

World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
Name: Ray Westboy
County: Manistee
State: Michigan
Birthplace: Norway
Birth Date: 1 Jan 1887
Race: Caucasian (White)


1930 -
Name: Roy Westboy
[Ray Westbay]
[User-submitted-comment]
Gender: Male
Birth Year: abt 1880
Birthplace: Louisiana
Race: White
Home in 1930: Barrington, Cook, Illinois
Marital Status: Married
Relation to Head of House: Head
Spouse's Name: Minnie Westboy
Father's Birthplace: South America
Mother's Birthplace: South America
Occupation: gardener
Age at first marriage: 37
Parents' birthplace: South America/South America

Roy Westboy 50, LA
Minnie Westboy 53, Sweden
Judith Westboy 12, ILL

Roy's WWI draft card indicated that he was born in NORWAY.
Now he claimed he was born in Louisiana

1920 -
Name: Minnie Westboy
[Minnie Westbay]
Age: 45
Birth Year: abt 1875
Birthplace: Sweden
Home in 1920: Chicago Ward 27, Cook (Chicago), Illinois
Race: White
Gender: Female
Immigration Year: 1896 [her age would be 21]
Relation to Head of House: Head
Marital Status: Married
Father's Birthplace: Sweden
Mother's Birthplace: Sweden
Home Owned: Rent
Able to Read: Yes
Able to Write: Yes

Minnie Westboy 45, Sweden - immigrated 1896; no occupation
Judith Westboy 1, ILL - [father b. Norway]

1910 -
Name: Minnie Johnson
Age in 1910: 36
Birth Year: 1874
Birthplace: Sweden
Home in 1910: Chicago Ward 4, Cook, Illinois
Race: White
Gender: Female
Immigration Year: 1891
Relation to Head of House: Head
Marital Status: Single
Father's Birthplace: Sweden
Mother's Birthplace: Sweden
does laundry

WWII draft card -
Name: Roy William Westboy
Event: Military
Event Date: 1942
Event Place: Springdale, Manistee, Michigan
Residence: Springdale, Manistee, Michigan
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 01 Jan 1880 [WWI draft card indicated the DOB as 1887]


Roy is inconsistant with his DOB as well as his place of birth.

Was he trying to hide something ????

Marriage record -
Cook County, Illinois Marriage Index, 1930-1960
Name: Judith Helen W. Westboy
Marriage Date: 14 Jul 1943
Spouse: Howard D. Glesener
Marriage Location: Cook County, IL
Death: 30 Dec 1999 in Pico Rivera, California [Judith]

1930 -
Name: Howard Glesener
[Howard Glessner]
Gender: Male
Birth Year: abt 1917
Birthplace: Illinois
Race: White
Home in 1930: Chicago, Cook, Illinois
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Marital Status: Single
Relation to Head of House: Son
Father's Name: Fred Glesener
Father's Birthplace: Illinois
Mother's Name: Elsie Glesener
Mother's Birthplace: Illinois
Occupation: X-ray tech.
Military Service: WWI
Age at first marriage: 26
Parents' birthplace: GER/GER

Fred Glesener 40, ILL
Elsie Glesener 37, ILL - Age at first marriage: 23
Parents' birthplace: ILL/GER
Howard Glesener 13, ILL
Arlyn Glesener 5, ILL






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