Due you know the Olmsted (olmstead) family or history. My grandma was born in Battle Creek Mi. of Urbandale in 1921 moved to Il when 16 yrs old. (Florence Jasmon)
Here is what I know Mr and Mrs Mahlon on Urbandale had a son named Lloyd Elroy (aka Roy) born 8/15/1873 he married Emma Dolly Tapley b 1/16/50 (which her parents were James Bennett Tapley and Mary E. Brewer-Tapley which moved to Battle Creek Mi in 1919 and settle at the address 603 West Main St. they were married on 12/20/1892 at his parents home located at 86th place, near S. Sangamon St. Lloyd Elroy d 2/22/1920 at Nichols Hosp and buried at Oak Hill, when he did his parents were still alive as well as his brother Charles M of Urbandale, sisters Mrs Matthew of Level Park and Mrs Allen if Machinaw Il. (sisters first names unknown).. his wife Emma (aka) Dolly d 1/16/50....
Roy and Dolly Children
Lloyd Elmer Olmsted b 6/27/1893 m Mildred 6/26/1926 d 6/12/1936 at mother Dolly home located at 267 Machester, also buried at Oak Hill. He served in the Company K in World War. I know of one son Charles Elroy b 1927
James (aka Jim) Tapley Olmsted b 2/15/1896 m Francis La Barre 12/31/1923..children unknown, but I know was still living in Battle Creek in 1936 when brother died. address I had was Graves Ave where settled after getting married by Rev J.c Cook pastor of Urbandale M.E. Church
Myrtle (aka) Mary Olmsted b 3/5/1898 m 5/20/04 in St. Louis Mi. Roscoe Jasmon 7/1/1989 ...settled in Battle Creek Michigan had 3 children Florence Evelyn b 2/2/1921 (my grandma) , Virgina b 1925 and Roscoe Jr. b 1930, then the moved to Spfld Il, in 1935.
There was move then one Charles Olmsted
one had a daughter June
one had daughter Doris and Dorothy
and other had a daughter named Shirley......
Surnames names close to my Olmsted/ Olmste(a)d family where Mack and Overholt,
Can you tell me if you know this family name, address listed and where Oak Hill Cem is located and Number so I can call there? Anything would be great thanks brandie Bran628@msn.com