Emery Southwick, sister Lura A. (Southwick) and George F. Payne10N 48W



In 1870 Jones County, Iowa, Westly Southwick is a carpenter, 41, with Ruth 30. Edwin 9, Emery 8, Lula 7, Charley 5, and Burt 2.
All the kids were born in Iowa.

Ruth (Marsh) Southwick died 1879, buried in Jones County, per # 94643367 - with a spouse Ezra Burton Southwich 1788-1864.
The stone says "Ruth wife of W. Southwick. Died Dec 25, 1879, aged 39 Ys, 5Ms, 100d - Infant dauu of W. and R. Southwick, died Nov 29, 1878, aged 21 days.

W. Southwick, 53, married Debora Ann "Shan" [SHAW] on Dec 1, 1881 in Jones County, Iowa.

In 1885 Jones County, Wesley is living on Marion Street, a carpenter, 56, with Deborah 44, both born in Iowa. Emery is a laborer, 22, Charles 19 a carpenter.

In 1895 Jones County, Weslie is 66, Deborah 54, with Emery 33 a laborer born in Jones County. Charlie is next door, 29, a carpenter, with Henrietta 17.






In 1900 Jones County, Iowa, "Westley" Southwick born June 1828, married 18 years to Deborah A. May 1840, both in Ohio, with Emery March 1862 Iowa.

Wesley Southwick 1828-1910 is buried in Jones County, Iowa # 83866584.

Deborah 1840-1921 is also buried in Jones County # 94599296.

EMERY

In 1910 Emery, 44 is a laborer, living with Deborah 70 in Jones County.

Emery claimed two quarters in sections 24 and 25, 10N 48W in 1917.


In 1920 Logan County, Emery is 58, born in Iowa, living with Lura and George.


LURA and GEORGE

In 1900 Jones County, George F. Payne is a harness maker, 41, Lura A. 36, with Rena E. 17 and Carrie R. 15.

In 1910 Jones County, Iowa, George F. Payne is 51, Lura A. 46. Carrie R. Barton 25 their daughter is with them and her husband Frank L. Barton 31.

George claimed two quarters in sections 24, 25, and 26, 10N 48W in 1917.

In 1920 Logan County, Emery is 58, born in Iowa, living with Lura A. Payne 56 born in Iowa and her husband George 60 born in New York.

Lura A. Payne 1863-1924 is buried in Haxtun, # 58762699.

George F. Payne is in Denver in 1930, managing a chicken ranch, 71, with Jennie 64 born in Sweden.
George is widowed in 1940 Denver.


In 1900 Jones County, John H. Skeels is farming, 48, with Nancy E 37 born in Iowa. Merritt E. born sept 18883 in Iowa, and roy May 1889 in Iowa are with them.

Reena is in Crook, Colorado in 1910, 26, with Ellsworth M. 26, farming. Chauncey is 4, all born in Iowa.

Ellsworth proved up a quarter in 26, 10N 48W in 1914.

Rina is in Haxtun in 1920, 36, married to Ellsworth M. Skeels, a contractor, 36. They have Chauncey L. 14.

Rina E. Skeels 1883-1961 is buried in Grand Junction # 31251163, with Ellsworth M. Skeels 1883-1972.

So is Chauncey L. Skeels 1905-1954 # 116954267.