Kit Carson County, Colorado
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Kit Carson County Pioneers:

Roy V. Ettleman, 6 South 43 West

Roy's grandfather Samuel Ettleman was born in Stark County, Ohio Oct 18, 1826, and his family moved about 1836 to Ray County, Missouri, and in 1840 to Adams County, Illinois, then in 1846 to Mills County Iowa and in 1848 to Fremont County, Iowa, married 1847 to Susan Forney, six children - William, Margaret, George, David, Sarah, and Martha.
George Washington ETTLEMAN b: 10 MAY 1851 d: 17 MAR 1916 (Buried Fremont County # 108018741)

+ Minerva Jane MARCUM b: 17 AUG 1855 (Possibley Minerva S. Ettleman that # 104748720 has buried in Bay County, Michigan 1857-1933.)

John Andrew ETTLEMAN ,Sr. b: 1 JAN 1875
Emma EMMA Ettleman ETTLEMAN b: 2 NOV 1879
Albert ALBERT Ettleman ETTLEMAN b: 2 MAR 1881
Elmer Earl ETTLEMAN b: 4 AUG 1886
Mary Ellen ETTLEMAN b: 1 FEB 1890 d: AFT 1917
Roy Victor ETTLEMAN b: 3 SEP 1892


1895 CENSUS, McPaul, Fremont, IA: 2 years, born Fremont Co, IA. Living with parents and 5 siblings.
1900 CENSUS, Ward 4, Omaha, Douglas, NE, ED 40: born Sep 1893, 7 years, born IA, parents born IA, living with mother, 2 sisters, nephew and female servant.
1910 CENSUS, Scott, Fremont, IA, ED 69: 19 years, born IA, father born IA, single, laborer. Living with father.
1920 CENSUS, Precinct 1, Kit Carson Co, CO, ED 131: 27 years, born IA, father born IA, mother born KS, single, laborer.
Roy's stone in Colorado Springs # 34707774 says "Roy Ettleman - Cpl Co E, 157th Infantry, World War I - Sept 3, 1892 - Dec 22, 1953."
Roy proved up 80 acres in 22, 5 1/2 South, 43W in 1920.

Roy V. ETTLEMAN (Kit Carson Co, Colorado) and Bertha B. WAREHIME (of Colorado Springs, El Paso, Colorado) were married June 15, 1921, at Burlington, Kit Carson, Colorado. Both were 28 years of age and the spouse had been previously married and divorced on June 6, 1920 in Colorado Springs.
1920 Kit Carson County "Ettleman, R. V., Farmer, S. 29, T. 6, R. 43, P. O. Burlington. Mr. Ettleman was born in Iowa in 1892, settled in the County in 1915, and married Bertha Warehime. Mr. Ettleman is a veteran of the World War and had nineteen months service."

1930 CENSUS, Precinct 10, Kit Carson Co, CO: 37 years, born IA, father born IA, mother born NE, married at 28, owns property, farmer. Living with wife, Bertha B.
In 1940 Kit Carson County, Roy is a farm laborer, and Bertha born in Nebraska, is cooking in a restaurant.
In 1946 Colorado Springs, Roy is a driver for Pearl Laundry, and they live at 205 N. Wahsatch.
In 1954 Colorado Springs Bertha B. Ettleman (wid Roy) is living at 746 E. Cimarron.

Bertha is the daughter of Andrew Carnedie WAREHIME and Elizabeth Ann SEARS. 1893-1966 # 34707773.

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