Family History of J. Rod Rood


Chris Delgado

Pam Silliman [Parents]


Mark Meyer

Vickie Silliman [Parents]


Sean Jared Hosfelt

Sandy Gayle Warmoth [Parents]


John Erickson

Carolyn Sue Emerson [Parents]

Other marriages:
Mikkelsen, Tim


Phillip Maskal was born about 1806 in , , Tennessee. He married Olive Gee on 13 Jan 1870 in , Madison, Iowa.

Olive Gee [Parents] was born on 29 Sep 1817 in Meggs, Ohio. She died on 27 Feb 1895 in Peru, Madison, Iowa. She was buried on 1 Mar 1895 in Peru, Madison, Iowa. She married Phillip Maskal on 13 Jan 1870 in , Madison, Iowa.

Other marriages:
Dewitt, John

BIRTH: Secondary Source: Salt Lake Temple Baptisms for the Dead Records,28 August 1917; Birthplace: Primary Source: Death records of Madison County, Iowa

BURIAL: Peru Cemetery - gravestone claims she died 28 Feb 1895

OBIT: DeWitt, Mrs. John, Again the pale messenger of death has visited our quiet little village, this time stopping at the home of Mother Maskel, on Feb 27, and carried her over the stormy river but she was ready and is now safely housed in the blessed home of all God's people in Heaven, thus those who are left to sorrow and mourn, sorrow not without hope for their loss in her everlasting gain. The deceased was born in Ohio in 1817 and was married to John DeWitt in 1836; to them were born thirteen children, six of whom are in the sweet bye and bye; in 1864 her husband left her to struggle through life alone but now all is over and she is at rest with the part of her family gone before. Peace be to her silent dust. Funeral services were held at her late residence conducted by the writer. J. H. Creger

CENSUS: 1880 US Federal, Iowa, Madison, Walnut Township, Peru; E.D. 116; 22 Jul 1880; p.36: "Dewitt, Olive; Head; White; Female; Age 62; Widowed; Occupation: Running Hotel; b. New York; Father born: Connecticut, Mother born: Vermont"

NEWSPAPER: The Winterset Madisonian, Winterset, Iowa, Friday, March 1, 1895, p.3: "Mrs. Olive Maschal was taken seriously sick last Friday night, and is very low at present writing."

NEWSPAPER: The Winterset Madisonian, Winterset, Iowa, Friday, March 15, 1895, p.6: "FROM PERU. Death has claimed another of the old residents of this place. Mrs. Olive Maschal, after an illness of but a few days, died February 28th. Funeral took place from her residence March 1st. The sorrowing children have the sympathy of the community."


William Capps Smith was born on 7 Apr 1854 in Jacksonville, Morgan, Illinois. He died on 3 Mar 1901 in Chase, Rice, Kansas. He was buried on 4 Mar 1901 in Chase, Rice, Kansas. He married Caroline M. Dewitt on 19 Apr 1882 in , Madison, Iowa.

OBIT: March 1901 Rev. William Capp Smith was born in Jacksonville, Ill., April 7, 1854, and died at his home near Chase, Kansas, March 3, 1901. He moved to Madison County, Iowa, in childhood. He was converted in youth and united with the Church, of which he was a consistent member until his death. He was married to Miss Carrie De Witt, of Peru, Iowa April 19, 1852. To them were born eight children, seven of whom are living. Bro. Smith was licensed to preach in 1883. He served acceptably the following charges in Iowa and Kansas; St. Charles, Lorimor, East Peru, Winterset Circuit, Jamison and Alden. The Lord blessed his labors in the ministry to the edification of believers and the salvation of hundreds of souls. He moved with his family to Chase, Kansas, in 1897, where they have since resided. Bro. Smith had not been well for some months, but the final attack was of comparatively short duration—about three weeks. The funeral services were conducted by the writer in the church at Chase, Kansas, March 4, 1901. W. R. Weaver.

Caroline M. Dewitt [Parents] was born on 18 Mar 1861 in Batavia, Jefferson, Iowa. She married William Capps Smith on 19 Apr 1882 in , Madison, Iowa.

CENSUS: Age 20, b. Iowa, 1880 Federal Census, Iowa, Madison, Walnut Twp., E.D. 116, p.37


Glen Newton [Parents] was born on 11 Sep 1883 in , Sioux, Iowa. He died on 19 Jan 1967 in , Madison, Iowa. He was buried on 22 Jan 1967 in Winterset, Madison, Iowa. He married Almyra Harrell on 18 Sep 1907 in Scott Twp, Madison, Iowa.

BURIAL: Winterset Cemetery

Almyra Harrell [Parents] was born on 2 Jun 1886 in Scott Twp, Madison, Iowa. She died on 7 Aug 1988 in Winterset, Madison, Iowa. She was buried on 10 Aug 1988 in Winterset, Madison, Iowa. She married Glen Newton on 18 Sep 1907 in Scott Twp, Madison, Iowa.

BURIAL: Winterset Cemetery

They had the following children:

  M i Wayne Newton was born on 19 May 1911 in Webster Twp, Madison, Iowa. He died on 21 Jan 1981 in , Madison, Iowa. He was buried on 24 Jan 1981 in Winterset, Madison, Iowa.

BURIAL: Winterset Cemetery
  F ii Lois Eileen Newton

Richard Newton.Richard married Louisa Mullen.

Louisa Mullen.Louisa married Richard Newton.

They had the following children:

  M i Glen Newton

Edgar Harrell [Parents] was born on 19 Sep 1864 in Scott Twp, Madison, Iowa. He died on 16 Jan 1951 in Winterset, Madison, Iowa. He was buried on 19 Jan 1951 in Winterset, Madison, Iowa. He married Julia Etta Hircock on 25 Oct 1885 in , Madison, Iowa.

BURIAL: Winterset Cemetery

Julia Etta Hircock [Parents] was born on 2 Oct 1865 in Scott Twp, Madison, Iowa. She died on 9 Jul 1929 in Scott Twp, Madison, Iowa. She was buried on 11 Jul 1929 in Winterset, Madison, Iowa. She married Edgar Harrell on 25 Oct 1885 in , Madison, Iowa.

BURIAL: Winterset Cemetery

They had the following children:

  F i Mary Margaret Harrell.
  F ii Nora Leota Harrell.
  F iii Almyra Harrell
  M iv Omer Ellsworth Harrell was born on 6 Sep 1887 in Scott Twp, Madison, Iowa. He died on 17 Apr 1946 in , Madison, Iowa.
  F v Ada Elizabeth Harrell was born on 5 Nov 1888 in Scott Twp, Madison, Iowa.
  M vi Edmund Basil Harrell was born on 1 Jul 1890 in Scott Twp, Madison, Iowa. He died on 15 May 1944 in , Madison, Iowa.
  F vii Flora Mae Harrell was born on 22 Mar 1893 in Scott Twp, Madison, Iowa.
  F viii Nellie Harrell was born on 22 Mar 1893 in Scott Twp, Madison, Iowa. She died on 25 May 1898 in , Madison, Iowa. She was buried on 26 May 1898 in Scott Twp, Madison, Iowa.

BURIAL: Beem Cemetery
  M ix William Lee Harrell
  M x Charles Grayland Harrell was born on 7 Jan 1901 in , Madison, Iowa. He died on 15 Aug 1959 in Iowa City, Johnson, Iowa.
  M xi Ernest Glen Harrell was born on 14 Apr 1902 in Scott Twp, Madison, Iowa. He died on 5 Nov 1984 in , Madison, Iowa. He was buried on 8 Nov 1984 in Winterset, Madison, Iowa.

BURIAL: Winterset Cemetery

William Lee Harrell [Parents] was born on 22 Mar 1899 in Scott Twp, Madison, Iowa. He died on 8 Feb 1974 in , Madison, Iowa. He was buried on 11 Feb 1974 in Winterset, Madison, Iowa. He married Daisy Fern Landers on 14 Apr 1917 in Winterset, Madison, Iowa.

BURIAL: Winterset Cemetery

Daisy Fern Landers was born in Jun 1898 in , Madison, Iowa. She died on 4 Sep 1974 in , Madison, Iowa. She was buried on 7 Sep 1974 in Winterset, Madison, Iowa. She married William Lee Harrell on 14 Apr 1917 in Winterset, Madison, Iowa.

BURIAL: Winterset Cemetery

Home First Previous Next Last

Surname List | Name Index