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Looking for descendents of Opal York Royce

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Posted: 13 Aug 2012 7:15PM GMT
Classification: Query
Censuses help:

Conquest, Cayuga Co., NY, 1850, COLVIN, Levi, 49, VT & Mary, 49, NY....James YORK, 19, b. Canada.

Hardin P. O., Post, Allamakee Co., IA, 1860
CRAMER [CRAMES?], Paulina, 57, NY
YORK, James, 27, Canada
Josephine, 18, OH
James W., 1 month? IA
Rosey BROWN, 25, OH.

Post, IA, 1880, YORK: James, 50, b. Canada, parents b. Ireland [?]
Josephine, 37, b. OH, parents b. NY. Ch. born Iowa:
Wesley, 20; Eliza, 18; Philena, 13; M[ary] Ellen, 11; Cyrus [John], 9; Sidney, 7
Mathew [Manton?] 5; Maggie, 2; Frederick, b. May 1880.

Congress St., Dist. 61, Rock, Lyon, IA, 1900, YORK
James, b. June 1829, Canada [Eng.], father b. England [?], mother b. Ireland, imm. 1841
Wf. Josephine, b. July 1843, OH NY NY, married 41 y., had 12 ch., all living, b. IA:
James Leslie [James Wesley], May 1860; Sidney, Feb. 1873; Fred, May 1880; Nettie, July 1885
Grandson Jay, b. Aug 1889, SD IA Nor.

Ancestry lists Nina J., b. 1883. Who was #12?

Larchwood, Lyon, IA, 1910, YORK, Fred, 28; Ella, 23; Opal, 6; Jean, 4; May, 1
Other, Meton ANDERSON, 21.

Valley Springs, Minnehaha, SD, 1920, YORK, Fred, 37; Ella 32; Opal, 15; Jean [son Jean Floyd], 13; May, 11; Allen, 9; Nile, 7; Ione 4-4; Claude A., 1-3.

Ancestry.com: James YORK (June 1829, Montreal, Quebec - 13 Apr. 1904, Rock Rapids, Lyon, IA) m. Josephine CRANSON (1843, OH - 1916, Rock Rapids).

Son Frederick Elmer YORK (May 1880, IA - 19 Apr. 1920, Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, SD), m. ca. 1904, Ella Caroline RUUD (1887, MN - 1943), d/o Ole Martin RUUD (1851 - 1938) & Olea PETERSON (1855 - 1932).

Note that Fred was on the 1880 census, so he wasn't b 1882.

--not my family


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