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William H. and Nancy "Nellie" (Riddle) Aughe

William's father Robertson Aughe is in Saunders County, Nebraska in 1870, 19, with parents Jacob 63 and Francis 58.
When he married Hester Ann Allsup in Pottawattamie County Iowa in 1893, he said he was born in Clinton County Indiana to Jacob Aughe and Francis Walsh, and was a carpenter in Ashland Nebraska - and this was his second marriage. Hester Ann Allsup (divorced, first wife of Warren Luman ALLSUP), born at Mt. Pleasant Iowa to Jefferson Wilson and Lucinda Rose.

In 1880 Saunders County, Nebraska, Robt "Aughey" is a farm laborer, 28, Jennie 24, Adella 3, and Ora 1,
One post says Herman was the son of Robinson Aughe - a sister Della married William Underdown who was killed in 1914.
Another "I am the grandaughter of Charles Joseph Aughe married to Nellie Faye Gilstrap.
His father and mother were William Herman Aughe and Nancy Eleanor Riddle
William's father was Robinson Boyd, whose father was Jacob Aughe married to Francis
His father was also Jacob married to Lydia Jefferis
His father was Johan Jacob married to Anne Marie Till
Johan came over on the Halifax with his two brothers in 1752 "

In 1885 Republic County, Kansas, R. B. Aughe is 34, Jennie 29, Stella 8, Ora 5, Henry 3, and Della 1.

1902 Omaha, Nebraska

These are nieces of William ?

Ruth Belle Stransky, daughter of James Foster and Stella Bell Aughe Gregory, was born December 6, 1909 at Reynolds, Nebraska, and died July 17, 1999 at the Belleville Health Care Center, Belleville, Kansas, at the age of 89 years, seven months and 11 days. She received her education in the Reynolds, Nebraska, and Munden, Kansas, school systems.
She was united in marriage to Rex Elmer Stransky on August 3, 1927 and to this union a daughter was born. They became the third generation owners of the Stransky Grocery & Dry Goods Store in 1944 and operated it till 1988. She was a member of the United Methodist Church of Munden, serving as church treasurer, U.M.W. officer, B.B. Club and Ophel Chapter #155 O.E.S. of Belleville. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Rex, in 1991, four brothers, Harry Gregory, Luther Gregory, Raymond Gregory and Walter Gregory, two sisters, Pearle Dragoo and Hazel Novacek. She is survived by a daughter, Patricia Handley of Belleville, Kansas, two grandchildren, four great- grandchildren, and two sisters, Vera Winters of Amarillo, Texas, and Marjorie Engell of Wauneta, Nebraska. Funeral services were held on Tuesday, July 20, 1999 at the United Methodist Church, Munden, Kansas, with Walter Molzahn and C. Milton Lenz officiating. A Interment was made in Tabor' Cemetery, Munden, Kansas.

WAUNETA, Nebraska May 25, 2011 -- Marjorie Estella Gregory Engell was born Aug. 3, 1917, the last of nine children, to James Foster and Stella Bell (Aughe) Gregory on the family farm south of Reynolds, Nebraska. She attended her first year of school in Reynolds before moving with her family to Byron, Nebraska for a short time and later on to Munden, Kansas, where she graduated from the eighth grade. After the death of her father, Marjorie, her mother and her sister Vera moved back to Reynolds. In 1932 the three moved to Wauneta, Nebraska, to be near two older sisters, Hazel and Pearl. Marjorie graduated from Wauneta High School in 1935. She worked as a nanny for a family in McCook, Nebraska, and later as a telephone operator in Wauneta. On March 25, 1939, she married Delman William (Ike) Engell in Belleville, Kansas. They made their home on a farm four miles east of Wauneta, where they worked side by side for the next 51 years. They raised two children there, Jody Bell and Kip Riley.

Herman Aughe is a farm laborer in 1900 Jefferson County, Nebraska, born July 1881 in Nebraska, boarding with Ferdinand Riddle. Ferdinand, widowed 61 has Eugene 30, NELLIE June 1875 born in Illinois, Mary 24, Sidney 22, Thomas 20, Fay 15, William 12, Harald 9, and Clara 6.

Robert, a bridge builder, 49,and Hester 47 are in Wichita Kansas in 1900, with Robert J. 1.
In 1901 the Wichita post office advertised mail for R.B. Aughe, so he might have left.
1903 Omaha "J.E. Aughe was agreeably surprised last Saturday by a visit from his sister Mrs. J. Whitelock and brother, J.T. Aughe of Ashland, and brother Robert, recently of New Mexico, and whom he has not seen for sevben years. They returned home Sunday."

J. G. WHITELOCK, farmer, P. O. Chester, Neb., was born in Henry County, Ind., in 1833; was raised there, learning the carpenters' trade and remained there until 1859; emigrating from there to Nebraska, he settled in Plattsmouth when there were but three business houses in the place and began contracting and building, following this business until the war broke out in 1861, when he enlisted in the First Nebraska Regiment as First Sergeant Company A., first company raised in the State; at the end of the first year was promoted, receiving a Second Lieutenant's commission and served as such four years, serving in all five years. After coming out of the army he returned to Plattsmouth and was employed as a salesman in a store for two years; he then located at Ashland, Neb., and engaged in contracting and building, remaining there until 1876, when he sold out and emigrated to Kansas, locating in Republic County and purchased a farm of 242 acres on Section 30, Rose Creek Township. He has 168 acres under the plow; the balance is meadow. He has three acres of timber, a good orchard, seventy peach trees, seventy apple trees, cherries and small fruits of all kinds, and is extensively engaged in raising hogs, marketing from sixty to 100 each year, and will increase this and raise all the farm will produce feed for. He is raising 150 acres of corn at the present time. He was married in 1856, at Warren County, Ind., to Miss Malissa Aughe of Williamsport, Warren Co., Ind. They have three children - Frank, Guy, and Robert. They are also raising a niece of Mrs. Whitelock, Sophia M. Ennis. In 1868 Mr. Whitelock was elected Sheriff of Saunders County, Neb., and served for two terms, four years in all, and after term of service was appointed City Marshal of Ashland, and held that position for seven years and worked at his trade as carpenter and contractor.

In 1908 Omaha, J.E. Aughe received news that his two brothers W.L. and Robert Aughe and two sisters, Mesdames William Chandler and Lee Warbritotton, had lost all they had by the overflow of Salt Creek at Sshland.

Robert B. Aughe is listed in the Saunders County, Nebraska probate index for Ju 3, 1920.

In 1910 Thayer County, Nebraska, Herman W. is 28, Nellie E. 35, married nine years. Wilbur H. is 7, Tommy F.L. is 5, Vern W. 4, and Faye G. 2. All were born in Nebraska. Nellie had five kids, four living.

William Herman Aughe registered for WWI with an Eckley address, born July 9, 1881, farming, nearest relative Nance E. Aughe.
William proved up two quarters in 19, 2N 45W and 24, 2N 46W in 1919. Witnesses were William Dunn, Ollie M. Hayes, Robert Ramsey and Joseph W. Underdown.
January 2, 1919 Wray Rattler "William C. Dunn and William Aughe of north of Eckley, were town Monday making final proof on their respective tracts of land.

W.H. Aughe appears on a supplemental Denver census "written in census office", no age or occupation

In 1930 Wray, William H. is operating a wrecking shop, 48, Nancy E. 55, with Earnest B. 17 Nebraska, Charles J. 13 Colorado, Jessie C. 11 COlorado, and Yvonnie E. 3 Nebraska - the census has her as a daughter.

William - a carpenter helper - 58 and Nancy E. 66 are in Jefferson County, Nebraska in 1940.

In 1945 Lincoln, Nebraska, Herman (Nancy) is a fireman for LAAF, and they live at 235 B. - Fred is a carpenter for LAAF, living at 1821 O, Wilbur H. is a car repairman, living at 02 West. A, and Wm (Viola) a salesman living at 6143 Ballard.

Herman - 1881-1951 is buried in Fairbury, Nebraska, # 20756293, with Nancy Eleanor (Riddle) Aguhe 1873-1947.


In 1930 Yuma County, Thomas F.L. Aughe is a mechanic in a wrecking shop, 26, born in Nebraska, with Jewel M. 16, first married at 15. Marjorie Clark, step-caughter 1 born in Oklahoma, is with them.
Thomas 1903-1977 is in FindaGrave #106417579 "Actual burial unknown. First married Jewel ?, one child Alva. Second married Alice ?, no children. Third married Sue ? Barnes, One child from former marriage, Martha Barnes and two of his own Valerie born 1943 and Raymond Aughe born Sept. 21, 1944. Fouth married Bernice ? no children. "


In 1940 McDonald County, Missouri, Wilbur is 37, Emma 29, with Jacquelin 10, all born in Nebraska.

Wilbur H. Aughe born June 28, 1902, died in Sutter County, California Dec 8, 1976.
FindaGrave # 106416176 says "Actual place of burial unknown. First wife Frances Moore having four kids, Charles, Lillian, Jerry, and Eleanor. Second wife Emma Fincher, no children.Third wife Myrtle Perry who later married a man named Smotherman, no children. "


Faye Genie (Augher) Juhl 1907-1997 is buried in Saint Francis, Kansas, with Alva Juhl 1907-1998. "Born at Ashland, NE. She and Alva were married on Aug. 4, 1928. "

Ernest Boyd Aughe 1910-1960 is buried in Winnemucca, Nevada
"Graveside services for Ernest Aughe, Western Pacific Railway extra gang crewman, were conducted Wednesday morning by the Rev. LaVern Inzer, Pastor of the First Baptist Church in Winnemucca Cemetery.
Aughe died at Tooele, Utah last weekend. Eddy Mortuary handled local arrangements.
The informant was John Aughe of Susanville, California.

July 2, 1959 Indian Valley California "United in marriage during a ceremony at the Park Chapel in Reno last Friday were Valarle Jean Aughe, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Tom Aughe of Red Bluff, and Robert Alan Lovett, son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Lovett of Greenville. Matron of honor was the bride's sister, Mrs. Martha Bowman of. Red Bluff "
July 9 "Camping at Lake Almanor over the week end were Mr. and Mrs. Tom Aughe and son Raymond from Red Bluff and Mr. and Mrs. Robert Lovett."
Married Margaret Dale [she later remarried]; children from this marriage John, Robert, Nancy, & J. (a boy)
second marriage; Viola Moore.

In 1940 Wray, Charles is a truck driver, 24, born in Colorado, with Nellie J. 17. They're living with her parents William F and Dosey A. GIlstrap and four more kids.
In 1952 Las Vegas, Nevada, Chas (Faye) Aughe is a laborer for WPRR. Ernest E. (Viola) Aughe is a foreman for WPRR.

Charles Joseph Aughe 1915-1986 died in Arizona # 106429832 - "Married Nellie Faye Gilstrap on Nov. 14, 1939 in St. Francis, Kansas. Father to Eleanor Faye, Thomas Charles, Kathleen Kay, Samuel Alva, and Patricia Marie Aughe born 1/30/1955. "
April 6, 2009 Lincoln, Nebraska " Nellie Faye Aughe, 86, Crete, widow of Charles, passed away Thursday (4/02/09) at the Crete Manor. Born 4/28/1922 in Armel, Colo. to William and Daisy (Ward) Gilstrap. She married Charles Aughe on November 14, 1939. They raised five children.
Survivors: Children and spouses: Sam and Dolores Aughe, Elizabeth Aughe, Crete; Eleanor Meritt and Patricia Kelley, Arizona; Kay and Ron Buss, Beatrice. 13 grandchildren. 16 great grandchildren. one great great grandchild. Preceded in death by parents, husband; son, Tom. "

Jesse Carl Aughe of Wray, age 21, married Velma Viola Gilstrap, 19 in Wray on February 15, 1939.
Jesse Carl Aughe married Zudora Hughes in Jefferson County, Nebraska January 19, 1938.

Jesse Carl Aughe 1918-1990 is buried in Lincoln, Nebraska.
The application for Isaac Gilstrap's veteran headstone in 1940 said the headstone was to be shipped to J.C. Aughe at Wray to be placed at an unmarked grave at Hale, Colorado

Married first; Marilyn Smith, no children
Married second; Zudora Howarter, no children
Married third; Velma Gilstrap, 3 children Nancy, Herman, and Loren (adopted by Bob Cornish-Velma's second husband)
Married fourth; Etta Hamiln, 4 children, April, Linda, Bruce, and Eunice (she remarried Don Riblett)
Married fifth; Gladys ? (Mickie), no children
Married sixth; Sharon Nelson in 1960. Sharon was born on Nov. 12, 1936. 2 children Christopher and Craig

William Verne Aughe has a record in the Colorado Department of Corrections.
It might be the result of the 1932 arrest of ??? Miller and Earl Odell for stealing cattle "They and another man by the aname of Vern Aughe, who officers believe is connected..." wee place in the county jail. "Miler is a son of Pierce Miller, a rancher of the Laird District.
March 1916 Eckley items "The home of Mr. and Mrs. Roy Riddle was made happy today, the 28th inst, by the advent a fine baby boy."

Harold L. Riddle proved up a tract in 18, 3N 45W in 1920.

Edna Chase married W. H. Riddle Sept 3, 1916, recorded in Yuma County.
"Last Sunday afternoon at the home of the bride's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Herman Chase, near Armel, A. S. Breninger officiating, were spoken the words that united the hearts and lives of their daughter, Miss Edna V. and Wm. H. Riddle of Eckley. The ceremony was performed in the presence of about seventy invited guests, and at the conclusion of the same refreshments were served, These are two of the county's popular young people and they have the well-wishes of a large circle of friends. They expect to make their home on the Isaac Reed place in Lansing Valley on their return from their honeymoon, which they are spending in Kansas."

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