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George Nelson VANCE

George Nelson VANCE

Male 1878 - 1953  (74 years)

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  • Name George Nelson VANCE  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born 26 Dec 1878  Bellville, Dane, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Address New Richmond, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1880  Exeter, Green, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    John age 33, Mary 28, Alice, Jessie, Nettie, George age 1 WI, Clara, & George West Father In Law Of John age 62 born WI Parents NY 
    Census 1910  Skandia, Barnes, North Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Sheet 4B, living with Brother-in-law, Gorge 30, Ella 27, Vera 7, Gordon 1. 
    Draft Registration 09 Dec 1918  Roberts, St Croix, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age 39, wife Ella Norder Vance, gray eyes, brown hair, right hand crippled and stiff 
    Census 1920  Warren, St Croix, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    With Father, Wife & 4 children age 41 Farmer 
    Census 1930  Warren, St Croix, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Age 51 with Ella, Gordon, Arnette & Harold 
    Census 1940 12 Apr 1940  St Paul, Ramsey, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    ED 90-167 Sheet 10B #954 Ward 8, SD 4, Block 20-21. April 12-13, 1940. Page 20 of 30. Vance, Gordon, Head age 31; Jane 25; Kenneth 4; Robert 3; Donald 2; George, Father 61; Ella Mother 55. Same house as 1935./ 
    Occupation Farmer 
    Reference Number 28 
    Died 20 Mar 1953  New Richmond, St Croix, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Age: 74 
    Buried 23 Mar 1953  New Richmond, St Croix, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Person ID I28  Tree 1
    Last Modified 18 Jan 2017 

    Father John Bowell VANCE,   b. 26 Nov 1846, , , Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jan 1929, Warren, St Croix, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Mary Ellen WEST,   b. 24 Apr 1852, Sylvester, Green, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Dec 1915, Warren, St Croix, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 26 Nov 1871  [12
    Family ID F27  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ella Louise NORDER,   b. 28 Dec 1883, , , Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Jul 1975, St Paul, Ramsey, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 26 Nov 1903  Sylvester, Green, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Children 
     1. Vera Margaret VANCE,   b. 18 Oct 1905, Roberts, St Croix, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Nov 2003, Bloomington, Hennepin, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 98 years)  [Birth]
     2. Gordon Kenneth VANCE,   b. 10 Feb 1909, Roberts, St Croix, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Mar 1988, St Paul, Ramsey, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    +3. Arnette Barbara VANCE,   b. 28 May 1911, , , Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Sep 2013, St Paul, Ramsey, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 102 years)
     4. Harold Nelson VANCE,   b. 13 Apr 1913, , , Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Oct 1979, , , Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
    Last Modified 27 Aug 2016 
    Family ID F24  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    George and Ella Vance on the farm
    George and Ella Vance on the farm
    George Nelson Vance
    George Nelson Vance
    George and Ella Vance
    George and Ella Vance
    John Vance and Mary Ellen West
    John Vance and Mary Ellen West
    Samuel, George N., Nettie L. Stevenson, Clara Zoe, Jessie M. Ward, Susan Zell Nettz, Mary Ellen West, Katie W. Nettz, John B. Vance, John G., and Allie R. Harper
    George N Vance
    George N Vance
    List of Ella and George Vance's children from their wedding book
    List of Ella and George Vance's children from their wedding book
    Ella wrote this list
    George Nelson Vance Obituary
    George Nelson Vance Obituary

    Documents
    1940 US Census Vance, George, Ella, Gordon, Jane
    1940 US Census Vance, George, Ella, Gordon, Jane
    St Paul, MN
    George Vance
    George Vance
    Newspaper article, Hudson Prairie
    George Vance and Miss Ella Norder Marriage Certificate
    George Vance and Miss Ella Norder Marriage Certificate
    26 November 1908, Sylvester, Green Co, Wisconsin. Witnesses: John & Mary Vance, Mr & Mrs L. Norder
    George Vance and Ella Norder's Wedding Book
    George Vance and Ella Norder's Wedding Book
    George Vance and Ella Norder's Marriage Announcement in Newspaper
    George Vance and Ella Norder's Marriage Announcement in Newspaper
    1905 Census Warren, St Croix, Wisconsin
George and Ella Vance
    1905 Census Warren, St Croix, Wisconsin George and Ella Vance
    George Nelson Vance, Mary Ellen, and George West
    George Nelson Vance, Mary Ellen, and George West
    1880 US Federal
    1930 Census with Charles and Vera Hughes with Violet, Chuck and Gene.  Also, George and Ella Vance.
    1930 Census with Charles and Vera Hughes with Violet, Chuck and Gene. Also, George and Ella Vance.
    George Nelson Vance WW I Draft Registration
    George Nelson Vance WW I Draft Registration
    12 Sep 1918

    Headstones
    George Nelson Vance Headstone
    George Nelson Vance Headstone
    New Richmond WI
    George Nelson Vance Headstone 1953
    George Nelson Vance Headstone 1953

  • Sources 
    1. [S16] 1905 Census, Warren Township 559 Sheet 4 #70.
      Geo 23, Ella L 21, Samuel J 22 & Annie 19

    2. [S19] 1920 Census U.S. Census; Online Images, Warren Township Dwelling 139.
      With widowed father John B age 73, Mary 36, Vera M. 14, Gordon 10, Arnette 8, Harold 6.


    3. [S122] Obituary, New Richmond (Wis) News March 20, 1953 P. 14.
      George Nelson Vance a resident of the township of Richmond the past thirteen years, passed away at his home on March 20. The son of John and Mary West Vance he was born December 26, 1878 in Bellville, Wisconsin. He was married November 26, 1903 to Ella Norder, and to them four children were born. Mr. Vance is survived by his widow; two sons, Gordon of St. Paul and Harold of New Richmond; two daughters, Mars. Charles W. (Vera) Hughes and Mrs. Clifford (Arnette) Jorstad, both of St. Paul. There are 21 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren. Also surviving his are a brother, Glen Vance, Ontario, Oregon and five sisters, Mrs. Nettie Stevenson of Oswego, N.Y., Mrs. Jessie Ward, Monroe, Wis., Mrs. Zella Netz, and Mrs. Kate Netz, both of Dixon, and Mrs. Israel Veillieux of Richmond.
      Rev. S.P. Bell, pastor of First Baptist church, officiated Monday, March 23, when services for Mr. Vance were held in Beebe Chapel. Interment was in the New Richmond cemetery. The pallbearers were Charles H., Jean Hughes, Robert Vance, Kenneth Vance, Thomas Purcell, and Clifford Jorstad.


    4. [S20] 1930 Census U.S. Census, Minnesota, Ramsey, St Paul; Online Images, Warren St. Croix Co WI Ed 34 Line 78.
      See Ella

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    9. [S280] 1940 Census of United States, Sixteenth Census of the United States Schedule; Online Images, ED 90-167, St Paul, Sheet 10B, #954, Ward 8, SD 4, Block 20-12, April 12-13, 1940 Page 20 of 30 (Reliability: 3), 7 Aug 2016.
      Vance, Gordon, Head age 31; Jane 25; Kenneth 4; Robert 3; Donald 2; George, Father 61; Ella Mother 55. Same house as 1935.

      http://interactive.ancestry.com/2442/m-t0627-01999-00185?pid=98117442&backurl=http://search.ancestry.com//cgi-bin/sse.dll?_phsrc%3DDmk480%26_phstart%3DsuccessSource%26usePUBJs%3Dtrue%26indiv%3D1%26db%3D1940usfedcen%26gss%3Dangs-d%26new%3D1%26rank%3D1%26gsfn%3Dgeorge%2520%26gsfn_x%3D0%26gsln%3Dvance%26gsln_x%3D0%26msypn__ftp%3DSt%2520Paul,%2520Ramsey,%2520Minnesota,%2520USA%26msypn%3D47248%26msypn_PInfo%3D8-%257C0%257C1652393%257C0%257C2%257C0%257C26%257C0%257C2472%257C47248%257C0%257C0%257C%26MSAV%3D1%26uidh%3D3g6%26pcat%3D35%26fh%3D0%26h%3D98117442%26recoff%3D%26ml_rpos%3D1&treeid=&personid=&hintid=&usePUB=true&_phsrc=Dmk480&_phstart=successSource&usePUBJs=true

    10. [S63] Death Certificate, Vital Records, St Croix County Register of Deeds. 1101 Carmichael Road, Hudson, Wisconsin, 54016. 1953. Page 290. (Reliability: 3), 10 Sep 2016.
      Rural - Richmond, St Croix County, Wisconsin. George Nelson Vance, resident of Richmond for 13 years; Married; Date of Birth Dec 26, 1878; age 74 years; birthplace Wisconsin; Occupation Farming; Father John Vance; Mother Mary West. Was not in armed forces. Informant is Mrs. Ella Vance of New Richmond, Wisconsin. Date of Death March 20, 1953. Cause of death was Coronary Thrombosis, due to Arteriosclerosis. Place of burial New Richmond Cemetery, New Richmond, Wisconsin and date of burial Mar 23, 1953.
      Death Certificate is in my possession.

    11. [S298] FindAGrave, Jim Tipton, Find A Grave Memorial# 118881513 (Reliability: 3), 15 Mar 2016.
      George Nelson Vance
      Birth: Dec. 26, 1878
      Belleville, Dane, Wisconsin, USA
      Death: Mar. 20, 1953
      New Richmond, St Croix, Wisconsin, USA
      http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=118881513

    12. [S122] Obituary (Reliability: 3), 14 Aug 2016.
      Funeral Rites for John Vance on Wed.

      Funeral services for John B. Vance, who died Jan. 12, in the town of Warren, were held Wednesday at the chapel in the cemetery here, Rev. H. A. Stoughton officiating. Burial will be made in the cemetery at Roberts in the spring.

      Mr. Vance was born on Nov. 26, 1846. He was married to Mary E. West on Nov. 26, 1875. His wife died thirteen years ago. Nine children, six daughters and three sons, survive.

    13. [S119] Newspaper Article (Reliability: 3), 27 Aug 2016.
      United in Marriage. On the Marriage Anniversary of Parents of the Groom. Thanksgiving day will remain a memorable one, in the memory of at least two worthy Green County young people as on that day they plighted the troth that made them man and wife and sealed their future destines for weal or woe.

      Mr. Geo. Vance, a member of one of the old pioneer families and a son of Mr. and Mrs. John B. Vance, and Miss Ella Norder, a daughter of well known parents, Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Norder, all of the town of Sylvester, were united in marriage Nov. 26, at high high noon at the home of the brides parents ...


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