Marie Butt1,2

F, #32851, b. February, 1879
Father*Shelton Butt1 b. 1854, d. before 1900
Mother*Virginia (?)1 b. April 4, 1854
     Marie Butt, daughter of Shelton Butt and Virginia (?), was born in February, 1879 in New Jersey.1
She lived with her parents, Virginia and Shelton, in 1880 at Atlantic City, Atlantic County, New Jersey.2
Marie was enumerated as the daughter of Shelton Butt on the 1880 U. S. Census of New Jersey. She was listed as a three-year-old girl born in New Jersey, her parents were born in Virginia.2
Marie married Charles B. Stephen in 1899.1
Marie lived with her husband at the residence of her parent, Virginia in 1900 at 380 Chapel Street in Norfolk, Virginia.1
Marie was enumerated as the married daughter of Virginia Butt under the name of "Minnie Stephen" on the 1900 U. S. Census of Ward 1, Norfolk, Virginia. She was listed as a married 21-year-old girl born in Virginia as were her parents. She had been married for four years and had one child. She was listed as the step-daughter of Virginia Butt but iis more likely that she was her daughter.1

Family

Charles B. Stephen b. July, 1875
Child

Citations

  1. [S6152] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Virginia Butt household.
  2. [S6153] 1880 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Shelton Butt household.

Charles B. Stephen1

M, #32852, b. July, 1875
     Charles B. Stephen was born in July, 1875 in Virginia.1
Charles married Marie Butt, daughter of Shelton Butt and Virginia (?), in 1899.1
Charles lived with his mother-in-law, Virginia (?), in 1900 at 380 Chapel Street in Norfolk, Virginia.1
Charles B. was a plumber in 1900.1
Charles was enumerated as the son-in-law of Virginia Butt on the 1900 U. S. Census for Ward 1, Norfolk, Virginia. He was listed as a married 24-year-old male born in Virginia as were his parents. He was listed as the step son of Virginia Butt, it is more likely that he was her son-in-law.1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1900Ward 1, Norfolk, VirginiaVirginia Butt1

Family

Marie Butt b. February, 1879
Child

Citations

  1. [S6152] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Virginia Butt household.

Helen L. Stephen1

F, #32853, b. December, 1897
Father*Charles B. Stephen1 b. July, 1875
Mother*Marie Butt1 b. February, 1879
     Helen L. Stephen, daughter of Charles B. Stephen and Marie Butt, was born in December, 1897 in Virginia.1
Helen lived with her grandparent, Virginia, in 1900 at 380 Chapel Street in Norfolk, Virginia.1
Helen was enumerated as the granddaughter of Virginia Butt on the 1900 U. S. Census for Ward 1, Norfolk, Virginia. She was listed as a two-year-old girl born in Virginia as were her parents. She is shown as Virginia Butt's step granddaughter but it is more likely that she was her granddaughter.1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1900Ward 1, Norfolk, VirginiaVirginia Butt1

Citations

  1. [S6152] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Virginia Butt household.

Elizabeth B. Wood1

F, #32854, b. 1827
Father*William Wood3 b. 1795, d. before 1860
Mother*Sarah R. (?)2 b. 1806
     Elizabeth B. Wood, daughter of William Wood and Sarah R. (?), was born in 1827 in Virginia.1
Based on age, Elizabeth B. Wood was probably listed on the 1830 U.S. Census at Portsmouth, Norfolk County, Virginia, as a free white female, under five years old and residing with William Wood.4
Based on age, Elizabeth B. Wood was probably listed on the 1840 U.S. Census at Virginia, as a free white female, ten and under fifteen years old and residing with William Wood.5
Elizabeth married Thomas B. Butt circa 1847.6
Elizabeth and Thomas B. Butt lived in 1850 in Virginia. Residing with them was their child, Virginius.6
Elizabeth was enumerated with her husband, Thomas B. Butt under the name of "Elizabeth A. Butt" on the 1850 U. S. Census for Virginia. She was listed as a 22-year-old female born in Virginia.6
Elizabeth lived with her parent, Sarah R., in 1870 in Virginia.2
Elizabeth was widowed and enumerated with her parent, Sarah R. Wood under the name of "Elizabeth B. Butt" on the 1870 U. S. Census for Virginia. She was listed as a 43-year-old woman born in Virginia and was listed as living with mother.2

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1830Portsmouth, Norfolk County, VirginiaWilliam Wood4
1840VirginiaWilliam Wood5
1850VirginiaThomas B. Butt6
1870VirginiaSarah R. Wood2

Family

Thomas B. Butt b. 1822
Children

Citations

  1. [S6152] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Virginia Butt household.
  2. [S6154] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Sarah R. Wood household.
  3. [S6155] 1850 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Wm. Wood household.
  4. [S6157] 1830 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Wm. Wood household.
  5. [S6156] 1840 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Wm. Wood household.
  6. [S6158] 1850 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Thos B. Butt household.

Thomas B. Butt1

M, #32855, b. 1822
     Thomas B. Butt was born in 1822 in Virginia.1
Thomas married Elizabeth B. Wood, daughter of William Wood and Sarah R. (?), circa 1847.1
Thomas B. was a ship carpenter in 1850.1
Elizabeth and Thomas B. Butt lived in 1850 in Portsmouth, Norfolk County, Virginia. Residing with them was their child, Virginius.1
Thomas is a head of household on the 1850 U. S. Census for Virginia. He was identified as a 28-year-old male born in Virginia. Enumerated with him were:, his son Virginius.1
Thomas served circa 1862 in the as a private in the 34th Regiment, Virginia Infantry of the Confederate Army during the Civil war. The 34th Infantry Regiment ws organized in May, 1862 with men from Norfolk, Richmond, and Yorktown and the counties of Gloucester, Mecklenburg, Bedford, Greene and King and Queen. It participated in the long Petersburg siege south of the James River and saw action in varous conflicts around Appomattox.2

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1850Portsmouth, Norfolk County, VirginiaThomas B. Butt1

Family

Elizabeth B. Wood b. 1827
Children

Citations

  1. [S6158] 1850 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Thos B. Butt household.
  2. [S5741] U. S. Civil War Soldiers, 1861-1865, unknown repository , 2007.
  3. [S6154] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Sarah R. Wood household.

Virginius Butt1

M, #32856, b. 1849
Father*Thomas B. Butt1 b. 1822
Mother*Elizabeth B. Wood1 b. 1827
     Virginius was a carpenter.1 Virginius Butt, son of Thomas B. Butt and Elizabeth B. Wood, was born in 1849 in Virginia.1
He lived with his parents, Elizabeth and Thomas, in 1850 in Portsmouth, Norfolk County, Virginia.2
Virginius was enumerated with his parent Thomas B. Butt under the name of "Virginia Butt" on the 1850 U. S. Census for Virginia. He was listed as a two-year-old girl born in Virginia. In the 1870 census he is listed as a male and was working as a carpenter.2
He lived with his grandparent, Sarah, in 1870 in Virginia.1
Virginius was enumerated with his grandparent, Sarah R. Wood on the 1870 Census of England for Virginia. He was listed as a 21-year-old male born in Virginia.1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1850Portsmouth, Norfolk County, VirginiaThomas B. Butt2
1870VirginiaSarah R. Wood1

Citations

  1. [S6154] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Sarah R. Wood household.
  2. [S6158] 1850 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Thos B. Butt household.

Ellis A. Butt1

M, #32857, b. 1847
Father*Thomas B. Butt1 b. 1822
Mother*Elizabeth B. Wood1 b. 1827
     Ellis A. Butt, son of Thomas B. Butt and Elizabeth B. Wood, was born in 1847 in Virginia.1
Ellis A. was a cigar maker in 1870.1
He lived with his grandparent, Sarah, in 1870 in Portsmouth, Norfolk County, Virginia.1
Ellis was enumerated with his grandparent, Sarah R. Wood on the 1870 Census of England for Virginia. He was listed as a 23-year-old male born in Virginia.1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1870Portsmouth, Norfolk County, VirginiaSarah R. Wood1

Citations

  1. [S6154] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Sarah R. Wood household.

Sarah R. (?)1

F, #32858, b. 1806
     Sarah R. (?) was born in 1806 in Virginia.1
Sarah married William Wood circa 1820 at Virginia.2
Based on age, Sarah R. (?) was probably listed on the 1830 U.S. Census at Portsmouth, Norfolk County, Virginia, as a free white female, twenty and under thirty years old and residing with William Wood.3
Based on age, Sarah R. (?) was probably listed on the 1840 U.S. Census at Virginia, as a free white female, thirty and under fourty years old and residing with William Wood.4
Sarah and William Wood lived in 1850 in Virginia. Residing with them were, their children Augustine, William, Benjamin, John, Henry and Sarah..2
Sarah was enumerated with her husband, William Wood under the name of "Sarah Wood" on the 1850 U. S. Census for Virginia. She was listed as a 45-year-old female born in Virginia.2 Her husband, William, died before 1860.
Sarah R. lived in 1870 in Virginia, residing with her were, her children John, Henry and Elizabeth, her grandchildren Ellis A. Butt, Virginius Butt and Shelton Butt.1
Sarah is a head of household, under the name of "Sarah R. Wood", on the 1870 U. S. Census for Virginia. She was identified as a 64-year-old woman born in Virginia, her real-estate was valued at $4,000.00 and other property at $100.00. Enumerated with her were:, her sons John W. and Henry C., her widowed daughter Elizabeth B. Butt, her grandsons Shelton Butt, Virginius Butt and Ellis A. Butt.1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1830Portsmouth, Norfolk County, VirginiaWilliam Wood3
1840VirginiaWilliam Wood4
1850VirginiaWilliam Wood2
1870VirginiaSarah R. Wood1

Family

William Wood b. 1795, d. before 1860
Children

Citations

  1. [S6154] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Sarah R. Wood household.
  2. [S6155] 1850 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Wm. Wood household.
  3. [S6157] 1830 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Wm. Wood household.
  4. [S6156] 1840 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Wm. Wood household.

William Wood1

M, #32859, b. 1795, d. before 1860
     William Wood was born in 1795 in Virginia.1
William married Sarah R. (?) circa 1820 at Virginia.1
William Wood was listed as the head of a family on the 1830 U.S. Census at Portsmouth, Norfolk County, Virginia. Based on ages, it is possible that the following were also living in the household: Augustine Wood, a free white male under five years old, Elizabeth B. Wood a free white female under five-years-old, (?) Wood, a free white female five and under ten years old, (?) Wood, a free white female ten and under fifteen years old, Sarah R. (?), a free white female twenty and under thirty years old. He was listed as a free white male between 30-and-40-years-old.2
William Wood was listed as the head of a family on the 1840 U.S. Census at Virginia. Based on ages, it is possible that the following were also living in the household:, (?) Wood and Benjamin F. Wood, free white males under five-years-old, William J. Wood, a free white male five and under ten years old, Augustine Wood, a free white male ten and under fifteen years old, Elizabeth B. Wood, a free white female ten and under fifteen years old, (?) Wood, a free white female fifteen and under twenty years old, (?) Wood, a free white female twenty and under thirty years old, Sarah R. (?), a free white female thirty and under forty years old. He was listed as a free white male between 40-and-50-years-old.3
William was a ship carpenter in 1850.1
Sarah and William Wood lived in 1850 in Virginia. Residing with them were, their children Augustine, William, Benjamin, John, Henry and Sarah..1
William is a head of household on the 1850 U. S. Census for Virginia. He was identified as a 55-year-old male born in Missouri, his real estate was valued at $2,000.00. Enumerated with him were:, his sons Augustine, William J., Benjamin F., John W. and Henry C., his daughter Sarah.1
William died before 1860.
William was apprenticed to a painter in 1870.4

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1830Portsmouth, Norfolk County, VirginiaWilliam Wood2
1840VirginiaWilliam Wood3
1850VirginiaWilliam Wood1

Family

Sarah R. (?) b. 1806
Children

Citations

  1. [S6155] 1850 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Wm. Wood household.
  2. [S6157] 1830 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Wm. Wood household.
  3. [S6156] 1840 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Wm. Wood household.
  4. [S6154] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Sarah R. Wood household.

John W. Wood1

M, #32860, b. 1842
Father*William Wood1 b. 1795, d. before 1860
Mother*Sarah R. (?)1 b. 1806
     John W. Wood, son of William Wood and Sarah R. (?), was born in 1842 in Virginia.1
He lived with his parents, Sarah and William, in 1850 in Portsmouth, Norfolk County, Virginia.1
He was enumerated with his parent William Wood on the 1850 U. S. Census for Virginia. He was listed as an eight-year-old male born in Virginia. He had attended school during the year.1
John lived with his parents, Sarah R., in 1870 in Virginia.2
He was enumerated with his parent Sarah R. Wood on the 1870 U. S. Census for Virginia. He was listed as a 28-year-old male born in Virginia.2
John W. was a ship carpenter on July 20, 1870.2

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1850Portsmouth, Norfolk County, VirginiaWilliam Wood1
1870VirginiaSarah R. Wood2

Citations

  1. [S6155] 1850 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Wm. Wood household.
  2. [S6154] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Sarah R. Wood household.

Henry C. Wood1

M, #32861, b. 1846
Father*William Wood1 b. 1795, d. before 1860
Mother*Sarah R. (?)1 b. 1806
     Henry C. Wood, son of William Wood and Sarah R. (?), was born in 1846 in Virginia.1
He lived with his parents, Sarah and William, in 1850 in Portsmouth, Norfolk County, Virginia.1
He was enumerated with his parent William Wood on the 1850 U. S. Census for Virginia. He was listed as a five-year-old male born in Virginia.1
Henry lived with his parents, Sarah R., in 1870 in Virginia.2
He was enumerated with his parent Sarah R. Wood on the 1870 U. S. Census for Virginia. He was listed as a 24-year-old male born in Virginia.2
Henry C. was a steamboat clerk on July 20, 1870.2

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1850Portsmouth, Norfolk County, VirginiaWilliam Wood1
1870VirginiaSarah R. Wood2

Citations

  1. [S6155] 1850 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Wm. Wood household.
  2. [S6154] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Sarah R. Wood household.

Augustine Wood1

M, #32862, b. 1829
Father*William Wood1 b. 1795, d. before 1860
Mother*Sarah R. (?)1 b. 1806
     Augustine was a clerk.1 Augustine Wood, son of William Wood and Sarah R. (?), was born in 1829 in Virginia.1
Based on age, Augustine Wood was probably listed on the 1830 U.S. Census at Portsmouth, Norfolk County, Virginia, as a free white male, under five years old and residing with William Wood.2
Based on age, Augustine Wood was probably listed on the 1840 U.S. Census at Virginia, as a free white male, ten and under fifteen years old and residing with William Wood.3
He lived with his parents, Sarah and William, in 1850 in Virginia.1
He was enumerated with his parent William Wood on the 1850 U. S. Census for Virginia. He was listed as a 21-year-old male born in Virginia.1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1830Portsmouth, Norfolk County, VirginiaWilliam Wood2
1840VirginiaWilliam Wood3
1850VirginiaWilliam Wood1

Citations

  1. [S6155] 1850 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Wm. Wood household.
  2. [S6157] 1830 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Wm. Wood household.
  3. [S6156] 1840 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Wm. Wood household.

William J. Wood1

M, #32863, b. 1834
Father*William Wood1 b. 1795, d. before 1860
Mother*Sarah R. (?)1 b. 1806
     William J. Wood, son of William Wood and Sarah R. (?), was born in 1834 in Virginia.1
Based on age, William J. Wood was probably listed on the 1840 U.S. Census at Portsmouth, Norfolk County, Virginia, as a free white male, five and under ten years old and residing with William Wood.2
He lived with his parents, Sarah and William, in 1850 in Virginia.1
William J. was an apprentice carpenter in 1850.1
He was enumerated with his parent William Wood on the 1850 U. S. Census for Virginia. He was listed as a 16-year-old male born in Virginia.1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1840Portsmouth, Norfolk County, VirginiaWilliam Wood2
1850VirginiaWilliam Wood1

Citations

  1. [S6155] 1850 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Wm. Wood household.
  2. [S6156] 1840 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Wm. Wood household.

Benjamin F. Wood1

M, #32864, b. 1837
Father*William Wood1 b. 1795, d. before 1860
Mother*Sarah R. (?)1 b. 1806
     Benjamin F. Wood, son of William Wood and Sarah R. (?), was born in 1837 in Virginia.1
Based on age, Benjamin F. Wood was probably listed on the 1840 U.S. Census at Portsmouth, Norfolk County, Virginia, as a free white male, under five years old and residing with William Wood.2
He lived with his parents, Sarah and William, in 1850 in Virginia.1
He was enumerated with his parent William Wood on the 1850 U. S. Census for Virginia. He was listed as a 13-year-old male born in Virginia. He had attended school during the year.1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1840Portsmouth, Norfolk County, VirginiaWilliam Wood2
1850VirginiaWilliam Wood1

Citations

  1. [S6155] 1850 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Wm. Wood household.
  2. [S6156] 1840 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Wm. Wood household.

Sarah Wood1

F, #32865, b. 1849
Father*William Wood1 b. 1795, d. before 1860
Mother*Sarah R. (?)1 b. 1806
     Sarah Wood, daughter of William Wood and Sarah R. (?), was born in 1849 in Virginia.1
She lived with her parents, Sarah and William, in 1850 at Portsmouth, Norfolk County, Virginia.1
Sarah was enumerated with her parent William Wood on the 1850 U. S. Census for Virginia. She was listed as a one-year-old girl born in Virginia.1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1850Portsmouth, Norfolk County, VirginiaWilliam Wood1

Citations

  1. [S6155] 1850 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Wm. Wood household.

(?) Wood1

M, #32866, b. between 1835 and 1840
Father*William Wood1 b. 1795, d. before 1860
Mother*Sarah R. (?)1 b. 1806
     (?) Wood, son of William Wood and Sarah R. (?), was born between 1835 and 1840.1
Based on age, (?) Wood was probably listed on the 1840 U.S. Census at Portsmouth, Norfolk County, Virginia, as a free white male, under five years old and residing with William Wood.1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1840Portsmouth, Norfolk County, VirginiaWilliam Wood1

Citations

  1. [S6156] 1840 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Wm. Wood household.

(?) Wood1

F, #32867, b. between 1820 and 1825
Father*William Wood1 b. 1795, d. before 1860
Mother*Sarah R. (?)1 b. 1806
     (?) Wood, daughter of William Wood and Sarah R. (?), was born between 1820 and 1825.1
Based on age, (?) Wood was probably listed on the 1830 U.S. Census at Portsmouth, Norfolk County, Virginia, as a free white female, ten and under fifteen years old and residing with William Wood.2
Based on age, (?) Wood was probably listed on the 1840 U.S. Census at Virginia, as a free white female, twenty and under thirty years old and residing with William Wood.1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1830Portsmouth, Norfolk County, VirginiaWilliam Wood2
1840VirginiaWilliam Wood1

Citations

  1. [S6156] 1840 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Wm. Wood household.
  2. [S6157] 1830 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Wm. Wood household.

(?) Wood1

F, #32868, b. between 1825 and 1830
Father*William Wood1 b. 1795, d. before 1860
Mother*Sarah R. (?)1 b. 1806
     (?) Wood, daughter of William Wood and Sarah R. (?), was born between 1825 and 1830.2
Based on age, (?) Wood was probably listed on the 1830 U.S. Census at Portsmouth, Norfolk County, Virginia, as a free white female, five and under ten years old and residing with William Wood.2
Based on age, (?) Wood was probably listed on the 1840 U.S. Census at Virginia, as a free white female, fifteen and under twenty years old and residing with William Wood.1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1830Portsmouth, Norfolk County, VirginiaWilliam Wood2
1840VirginiaWilliam Wood1

Citations

  1. [S6156] 1840 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Wm. Wood household.
  2. [S6157] 1830 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Wm. Wood household.

VA Norfolk County 1830 Census

?, #32869
     ••••••••• Households Listed •••••••••.

William Wood (Head.)1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1830Portsmouth, Norfolk County, VirginiaVA Norfolk County 1830 Census1

Citations

  1. [S6157] 1830 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Wm. Wood household.

VA Norfolk County 1840 Census

?, #32870
     ••••••••• Households Listed •••••••••.

William Wood (Head.)1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1840Portsmouth, Norfolk County, VirginiaVA Norfolk County 1840 Census1

Citations

  1. [S6156] 1840 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Wm. Wood household.

VA Norfolk County 1850 Census

?, #32871
     ••••••••• Households Listed •••••••••.

Thomas B. Butt.1
William Wood.2

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1850Portsmouth, Norfolk County, VirginiaVA Norfolk County 1850 Census1
1850VirginiaVA Norfolk County 1850 Census2

Citations

  1. [S6158] 1850 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Thos B. Butt household.
  2. [S6155] 1850 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Wm. Wood household.

NJ Atlantic County 1880 Census

?, #32872
     ••••••••• Households Listed •••••••••.

Shelton Butt.1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1880Atlantic City, Atlantic County, New JerseyNJ Atlantic County 1880 Census1

Citations

  1. [S6153] 1880 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Shelton Butt household.

Vernie Pearson1,2

F, #32873, b. 1908, d. before 1975
ChartsNicholas Schamberger Descendant Chart (Indented)
     Vernie Pearson was born in 1908 in Missouri.1
Vernie married Frederick M. Berg, son of Frederick Herman Berg and Amelia R. Keller, in 1927.1 Vernie and Frederick M. Berg lived in 1930 at 3625a Virginia Avenue, St. Louis, Missouri.1
Vernie was a bookkeeper for a bottom goods company in 1930.1
Vernie was enumerated as the wife of Frederick M. Berg under the name of "Vernie Berg" on the 1930 U. S. Census of Block 1617, St. Louis, Missouri. She was listed as a married 22-year-old woman born in Missouri as were her parents. She was married for the first time at the age of 22.1
Vernie and Frederick M. Berg lived from 1935 to 1940 at 5740 Rhodes Avenue in St. Louis, Missouri. Residing with them was Frederick's sister, Mrs. Rose Antonia Sweaza.3
Vernie was enumerated as the wife of Frederick M. Berg under the name of "Vernie Berg" on the 1940 U. S. Census for Ward 24, St. Louis, Missouri. She was listed as a married 31-year-old female born in Illinois. She had attended school through the eigth grade.3
Vernie died before 1975.2

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1930Block 1617, St. Louis, MissouriFrederick M. Berg1
1940Ward 24, St. Louis, MissouriFrederick M. Berg3

Family

Frederick M. Berg b. June 19, 1895, d. April 1, 1975

Citations

  1. [S6138] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Frederick M. Berg household.
  2. [S6948] St. Louis Post Dispatch "Fred M. Berg Obituary", Apri 2, 1975, page 31.
  3. [S7948] 1940 — Sixteenth Census of the United States (Population Schedule), Missouri, Fred M. Berg household.

Calix J. Pontal1

M, #32874, b. 1835, d. June, 1919
     Calix J. Pontal was born in 1835 in France.1,2
Calix J. Pontal immigrated in 1865.2
Calix married Emilie Froussart before 1874.1
Calix J. was a merchant taylor in 1880.3
Emilie and Calix J. Pontal lived in 1880 at 818 Olive Street in St. Louis, Missouri. Residing with them were, their children Leon and William..3
Calix is a head of household, under the name of "C. J. Pontal", on the 1880 U. S. Census of St. Louis, Missouri. He was identified as a 46-year-old married male born in France as were his parents. Enumerated with him were: his wife Emilie, his son Leon, his daughter Bertha M.3 His wife, Emilie, died on August 16, 1886.4
Calix married Nellie N. Barry, daughter of Martin Barry and Margret Brew, in 1889.2
The 1889-1890 city directory of St. Louis, Missouri shows he was living at 3430 Olive Street. His occupation was listed as a tailor.5
Calix, Nellie and Pierre traveled to Europe returning on the SS La Touraine on October 22, 1905. They departed from La Havre and arrived at the port of New York.6 ; Ship La Touraine7
Ship La Touraine

Calix and Nellie traveled to Europe returning on the SS Nieuw Amsterdam on November 19, 1907. They departed from Boulogne-Sur-Mer and arrived at the port of New York.8 ; Ship Nieuw Amsterdam8
Ship Nieuw
Amsterdam

Nellie and Calix J. Pontal lived in 1910 at 5319 Easton Avenue in St. Louis, Missouri. Residing with them were, their child, Pierre, Nellie's brother, James J. Barry, Nellie's sister, Alice Barry..2
Calix is a head of household on the 1910 U. S. Census of Ward 26, St. Louis, Missouri. He was identified as a 75-year-old male born in France as were his parents. He had been married for 21-years, it was his second marriage. He owned a home free of mortgage. Enumerated with him were: his wife Nellie N., his son Pierre J., his brother-in-law James J. Barry, his sister-in-law Alice Barry.2
Calix traveled to Europe returning on the SS La Savoie on May 7, 1910. He departed from La Havre and arrived at the port of New York.9 ; S.S. La Savoie9
S.S. La Savoie

Calix and Nellie traveled to Europe returning on the SS Rochambeau on September 11, 1911. They departed from La Havre and arrived at the port of New York.10 ; S.S. Rochambeau10
S.S. Rochambeau

Calix traveled to Europe returning on the SS La Touraine on September 21, 1915. He departed from Bordeaux, France and arrived at the port of New York.7 ; Ship La Touraine7
Ship La Touraine

Calix died in June, 1919.11 He was buried on June 26, 1919 in Calvary Catholic Cemetery in St. Louis, Missouri, in section 19, lot 804.1112
Calix J. Pontal Tombstone

Pontel and Berry Family Tombstone

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1880St. Louis, MissouriCalix J. Pontal3
1910Ward 26, St. Louis, MissouriCalix J. Pontal2

Family 1

Emilie Froussart d. August 16, 1886
Children

Family 2

Nellie N. Barry b. 1862, d. December 9, 1941
Children

Citations

  1. [S6132] Missouri Death Records, 1834-1931, Ancestry.com (database online), 2007.
  2. [S6165] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Calixta J. Pontal household.
  3. [S6166] 1880 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), C. J. Pontal household.
  4. [S3] St Louis City Death Records, 1850-1908, Ancestry.com (database online), 2001.
  5. [S373] 1889 St. Louis City Directory.
  6. [S6168] Steam ship La Touraine passenger list, September 21, 1915.
  7. [S6164] Steam ship La Touraine passenger list, September 21, 1915.
  8. [S6167] Steamship Nieuw Amsterdam passenger list, November 19, 1907.
  9. [S6169] Steam ship La Savoie passenger list, May 7, 1910.
  10. [S6170] Steam ship Rochambeau passenger list, September 11, 1911.
  11. [S2220] Internet Site: The Catholic Cemeteries of the Archdiocese of St. Louis Web Site).
  12. [S552] Tombstone photo, taken by Robert Berg.
  13. [S6133] Missouri Birth Records, 1851-1931, Ancestry.com (database online), 2007.

Emilie Froussart1,2

F, #32875, d. August 16, 1886
     Emilie Froussart was born in Switzerland.1
Emilie married Calix J. Pontal before 1874.1
Emilie and Calix J. Pontal lived in 1880 at 818 Olive Street in St. Louis, Missouri. Residing with them were, their children Leon and William..3
Emilie was enumerated as the wife of Calix J. Pontal under the name of "H. Pontal" on the 1880 U. S. Census of St. Louis, Missouri. She was listed as a married 29-year-old female born in Switzerland as were her parents.3
Emilie died on August 16, 1886 at 24 North 17th Street in St. Louis, Missouri.2

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1880St. Louis, MissouriCalix J. Pontal3

Family

Calix J. Pontal b. 1835, d. June, 1919
Children

Citations

  1. [S6132] Missouri Death Records, 1834-1931, Ancestry.com (database online), 2007.
  2. [S3] St Louis City Death Records, 1850-1908, Ancestry.com (database online), 2001.
  3. [S6166] 1880 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), C. J. Pontal household.
  4. [S6165] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Calixta J. Pontal household.
  5. [S6133] Missouri Birth Records, 1851-1931, Ancestry.com (database online), 2007.

Nellie N. Barry1

F, #32876, b. 1862, d. December 9, 1941
Father*Martin Barry2 d. March 2, 1888
Mother*Margret Brew2 d. June 22, 1901
     Nellie N. Barry, daughter of Martin Barry and Margret Brew, was born in 1862 in Ireland.1
Nellie N. Barry immigrated in 1874 from Ireland.1,3
Nellie N. was working in a store in 1880.4
Nellie lived with her parent, Margret, in 1880 at 1408 North Ninth Street in St. Louis, Missouri.4
Nellie was enumerated as the daughter of Margret Brew under the name of "Nellie Barry" on the 1880 U. S. Census of St. Louis, Missouri. She was listed as a single 18-year-old male born in Ireland as were her parents (first enumeration.)4
Nellie was enumerated as the daughter of Margret Brew under the name of "Ellen Barry" on the 1880 U. S. Census of Missouri. She was listed as a single 19-year-old female born in Ireland as were her parents (second enumeration.)4
Nellie married Calix J. Pontal in 1889.1
Calix, Nellie and Pierre traveled to Europe returning on the SS La Touraine on October 22, 1905. They departed from La Havre and arrived at the port of New York.5 ; Ship La Touraine6
Ship La Touraine
; Ship Nieuw Amsterdam7
Ship Nieuw
Amsterdam

Nellie and Calix J. Pontal lived in 1910 at 5319 Easton Avenue in St. Louis, Missouri. Residing with them were, their child, Pierre, Nellie's brother, James J. Barry, Nellie's sister, Alice Barry..1
Nellie was enumerated as the wife of Calix J. Pontal under the name of "Nellie N. Pontal" on the 1910 U. S. Census of Ward 26, St. Louis, Missouri. She was listed as a 48-year-old woman born in Ireland as were her parents. She had been married for 21 years, it was her first marriage. She had four children, one still living.1
Calix and Nellie traveled to Europe returning on the SS Rochambeau on September 11, 1911. They departed from La Havre and arrived at the port of New York.8 ; S.S. Rochambeau8
S.S. Rochambeau

Nellie and Pierre traveled to Europe returning on the SS Cedric on October 30, 1914. They departed from Queenstown and arrived at the port of New York.9 ; S.S. Cedric9
S. S. Cedric

Nellie N. lived in 1920 at 5337 Easton Avenue in St. Louis, Missouri, residing with her were, her child, Pierre her sister Alice Barry her brother, James J. Barry.10
Nellie is a head of household, under the name of "Nellie Pontal", on the 1920 U. S. Census of Ward 26, Missouri. She was identified as a 55-year-old widow born in Ireland as were her parents. She owned a home free of mortgage. Enumerated with her were:, her son Pierre J., her sister Alice, her brother James J.10
Nellie N. lived in 1930 at 5337 Easton Avenue in Missouri, residing with her were, her child, Pierre her sister Alice Barry her brother, James J. Barry.3
Nellie is a head of household, under the name of "Nellie Pontal", on the 1930 U. S. Census of Ward 27, Block 3796, St. Louis, Missouri. She was identified as a 61-year-old widow born in Ireland as were her parents, married at the age of 30. She owned a home valued at $6,000.00 and a radio. Enumerated with her were:, her son Pierre J., her sister Alice, her brother James J.3 Nellie was the informant listed on the death certificate of James J. Barry on May 7, 1934.11 Nellie was the informant listed on the death certificate of Alice Barry on March 17, 1936.2 At the time of her death in 1941, Nellie resided at 5337 Easton Avenue in Missouri.12
Nellie died on December 9, 1941 at 5337 Easton Avenue in Missouri, Pierre J. Pontal was the informant on her death certificate.12 Her cause of death was chronic and acute endocarditis.12 Mrs. Nellie N. Pontal was buried on December 13, 1941 in Calvary Catholic Cemetery in St. Louis, Missouri, in section 19, lot 804.12,1314
Nellie N. Pontal Tombstone

Pontel and Berry Family Tombstone

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1880St. Louis, MissouriMargret Brew4
1880MissouriMargret Brew4
1910Ward 26, St. Louis, MissouriCalix J. Pontal1
1920Ward 26, MissouriNellie N. Barry10
1930Ward 27, Block 3796, St. Louis, MissouriNellie N. Barry3

Family

Calix J. Pontal b. 1835, d. June, 1919
Children

Citations

  1. [S6165] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Calixta J. Pontal household.
  2. [S6178] Allice Barry Death Certificate.
  3. [S6174] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Nellie Pontal household.
  4. [S6181] 1880 (Second Enumeration) U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Margaret Barry household.
  5. [S6168] Steam ship La Touraine passenger list, September 21, 1915.
  6. [S6164] Steam ship La Touraine passenger list, September 21, 1915.
  7. [S6167] Steamship Nieuw Amsterdam passenger list, November 19, 1907.
  8. [S6170] Steam ship Rochambeau passenger list, September 11, 1911.
  9. [S6171] Steam ship Cedric passenger list, October 30, 1914.
  10. [S6173] 1920 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Nellie Pontal household.
  11. [S6177] James J. Barry Death Certificate.
  12. [S6176] Nellie Pontal Death Certificate.
  13. [S2220] Internet Site: The Catholic Cemeteries of the Archdiocese of St. Louis Web Site).
  14. [S552] Tombstone photo, taken by Robert Berg.
  15. [S6132] Missouri Death Records, 1834-1931, Ancestry.com (database online), 2007.
  16. [S6133] Missouri Birth Records, 1851-1931, Ancestry.com (database online), 2007.

Pierre J. Pontal1

M, #32877, b. March 2, 1891, d. November 23, 1962
Father*Calix J. Pontal1 b. 1835, d. June, 1919
Mother*Nellie N. Barry1 b. 1862, d. December 9, 1941
     Pierre J. Pontal, son of Calix J. Pontal and Nellie N. Barry, was born on March 2, 1891 in St. Louis, Missouri.2
Calix, Nellie and Pierre traveled to Europe returning on the SS La Touraine on October 22, 1905. They departed from La Havre and arrived at the port of New York.3 ; Ship La Touraine4
Ship La Touraine

He lived with his parents, Nellie and Calix, in 1910 at 5319 Easton Avenue in St. Louis, Missouri.1
Pierre J. was owner of a dryer and garment cleaners shop between 1910 and 1917.1,2
Pierre was enumerated as the son of Calix J. Pontal on the 1910 U. S. Census of Ward 26, St. Louis, Missouri. He was listed as a single 19-year-old male born in Missouri, his father was born in France and his mother in Ireland.1
Nellie and Pierre traveled to Europe returning on the SS Cedric on October 30, 1914. They departed from Queenstown and arrived at the port of New York.5 Pierre registered for the draft for World War I on June 5, 1917 at Draft Board 26, St. Louis, Missouri, he was described as tall with a medium build, gray eyes and light hair.2
Pierre was inducted into the U.S. Army on November 21, 1917 at Missouri.6
Pierre served from November 21, 1917 to January 30, 1918 in Company C, 314 Field Signal Battalion.6
Pierre served overseas from February 16, 1918 to April 27, 1919 in the He was assigned to Company C, 117 Field Signal Battalion.6
Pierre lived with his parent, Nellie, in 1920 at 5337 Easton Avenue in St. Louis, Missouri.7
Pierre J. was a post office clerk in 1920.7
Pierre was enumerated as the son of Nellie N. Barry on the 1920 U. S. Census of Ward 26, Missouri. He was listed as a single 28-year-old male born in Missouri, his father was born in France and his mother in Ireland.7
Pierre lived with his parent, Nellie, in 1930 at 5337 Easton Avenue in Missouri.8
Pierre J. was a clerk at the post office in 1930.8
Pierre was enumerated as the son of Nellie N. Barry on the 1930 U. S. Census of Ward 27, Block 3796, St. Louis, Missouri. He was listed as a single 37-year-old male born in Missouri, his father was born in France and his mother in Ireland. He was a veteran of the first World War.8
Pierre married Margaret Louise Sheeks on November 8, 1935 at Missouri.9 At the time of his mother's death in 1941, Pierre resided at 5038 Ruskin Avenue in St. Louis, Missouri.10 Pierre was the informant listed on the death certificate of Nellie N. Barry on December 9, 1941.10
Pierre died on November 23, 1962 at age 71.11,12 He was buried on November 26, 1962 in Calvary Catholic Cemetery in St. Louis, Missouri, in section 19, lot 804.1112
Pierre J. Pontal Tombstone

Pontel and Berry Family Tombstone

Family

Margaret Louise Sheeks b. 1907, d. September 25, 1980

Citations

  1. [S6165] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Calixta J. Pontal household.
  2. [S6172] Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Ancestry.com (database online), 2005.
  3. [S6168] Steam ship La Touraine passenger list, September 21, 1915.
  4. [S6164] Steam ship La Touraine passenger list, September 21, 1915.
  5. [S6171] Steam ship Cedric passenger list, October 30, 1914.
  6. [S3033] Internet Site: Soldiers Database: War of 1812 - World War I).
  7. [S6173] 1920 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Nellie Pontal household.
  8. [S6174] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Nellie Pontal household.
  9. [S6134] Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002, Ancestry.com (database online), 2007.
  10. [S6176] Nellie Pontal Death Certificate.
  11. [S2220] Internet Site: The Catholic Cemeteries of the Archdiocese of St. Louis Web Site).
  12. [S552] Tombstone photo, taken by Robert Berg.

Martin Barry1

M, #32878, d. March 2, 1888
     Martin Barry was born in Ireland.1
Martin married Margret Brew circa 1854.1
Martin died on March 2, 1888 at 815 Madison Street in St. Louis, Missouri.2

Family

Margret Brew d. June 22, 1901
Children

Citations

  1. [S6178] Allice Barry Death Certificate.
  2. [S3] St Louis City Death Records, 1850-1908, Ancestry.com (database online), 2001.
  3. [S6182] 1880 (First Enumeration) U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Margaret Barry household.
  4. [S6179] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Martin Barry household.

Margret Brew1

F, #32879, d. June 22, 1901
     Margret Brew was born in Ireland.1
Margret married Martin Barry circa 1854.1
Margret lived in 1880 at 1408 North Ninth Street in St. Louis, Missouri, residing with her were, her children Michael, Martin, James, Alice and Nellie.2
Margret is a head of household, under the name of "Margaret Barry", on the 1880 U. S. Census of St. Louis, Missouri. She was identified as a widowed 60-year-old female born in Ireland as were her parents (first enumeration). Enumerated with her were:, her sons Michael, Martin and James J., her daughters Nellie N. and Alice.2
Margret is a head of household on the 1880 U. S. Census of Missouri. She was identified as a widowed 60-year-old female born in Ireland as were her parents (second enumeration). Enumerated with her were:, her sons Michael, Martin and James J., her daughters Alice and Nellie N.2 Her husband, Martin, died on March 2, 1888.3
The 1889 city directory of St. Louis, Missouri shows she was living at 815 Madison Street.4
Margret lived in 1900 at 815 Madison Street in St. Louis, Missouri, residing with her were, her children Alice, Martin and James, her daughter-in-law Margaret (?) O'Meara, her grandchildren Daniel J. Barry, James Francis Barry, Marie M. Barry and George T. Barry.5,6
Margret is a head of household, under the name of "Margaret Barry", on the 1900 U. S. Census of Ward 2, St. Louis, Missouri. She was identified as a 65-year-old widow born in Ireland as were her parents. She had seven children, four still living and owned a home free or mortgage. Enumerated with her were:, her son James J., her daughter Alice.6
Margret died on June 22, 1901 at 815 Madison Street in Missouri.3

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1880St. Louis, MissouriMargret Brew2
1880MissouriMargret Brew2
1900Ward 2, St. Louis, MissouriMargret Brew6

Family

Martin Barry d. March 2, 1888
Children

Citations

  1. [S6178] Allice Barry Death Certificate.
  2. [S6181] 1880 (Second Enumeration) U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Margaret Barry household.
  3. [S3] St Louis City Death Records, 1850-1908, Ancestry.com (database online), 2001.
  4. [S373] 1889 St. Louis City Directory.
  5. [S6179] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Martin Barry household.
  6. [S6180] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Margaret Barry household.
  7. [S6182] 1880 (First Enumeration) U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Margaret Barry household.

James J. Barry1

M, #32880, b. 1860, d. May 7, 1934
Father*Martin Barry1 d. March 2, 1888
Mother*Margret Brew1 d. June 22, 1901
     James J. Barry, son of Martin Barry and Margret Brew, was born in 1860 in Ireland.1
James J. Barry immigrated in 1873 from Ireland.2
James lived with his parents, Margret, in 1880 at 1408 North Ninth Street in St. Louis, Missouri.3
James J. was a porter in 1880.3
James was enumerated as the son of Margret Brew on the 1880 U. S. Census of St. Louis, Missouri. He was listed as a single 20-year-old male born in Ireland as were his parents (first enumeration.)3
James was enumerated as the son of Margret Brew on the 1880 U. S. Census of Missouri. He was listed as a single 20-year-old male born in Ireland as were his parents (second enumeration.)3
James lived with his parents, Margret, in 1900 at 815 Madison Street in St. Louis, Missouri.4,5
James J. was a packer in a paint manufacturer's plant in 1900.5
James was enumerated as the son of Margret Brew on the 1900 U. S. Census of Ward 2, St. Louis, Missouri. He was listed as a single 45-year-old male born in Ireland as were his parents.5
He lived with his brother-in-law, Calix J. Pontal and sister Nellie, in 1910 at 5319 Easton Avenue in St. Louis, Missouri.2
James J. was a paint packer in 1910.2
James was enumerated as the brother-in-law of Calix J. Pontal on the 1910 U. S. Census of Ward 26, St. Louis, Missouri. He was listed as a single 50-year-old male born in Ireland as were his parents.2
James lived with his sister, Nellie N., in 1920 at 5337 Easton Avenue in St. Louis, Missouri.6
James J. was a railroad agent in 1920.6
James was enumerated as the brother of Nellie N. Barry on the 1920 U. S. Census of Ward 26, Missouri. He was listed as a single 60-year-old male born in Ireland as were her parents.6
James lived with his sister, Nellie N., in 1930 at 5337 Easton Avenue in Missouri.7
James J. was a clerk in a hardware store in 1930.7
James was enumerated as the brother of Nellie N. Barry on the 1930 U. S. Census of Ward 27, Block 3796, St. Louis, Missouri. He was listed as a single 70-year-old male born in Ireland as were his parents.7 At the time of his death in 1934, James resided at 5337 Easton Avenue in Missouri.8
James died on May 7, 1934 at 5337 Easton Avenue in Missouri, Nellie N. Barry was the informant on his death certificate.8 His cause of death was apploplexy.8 James J. Barry was buried on May 9, 1934 in Calvary Catholic Cemetery in St. Louis, Missouri.8

Citations

  1. [S6178] Allice Barry Death Certificate.
  2. [S6165] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Calixta J. Pontal household.
  3. [S6181] 1880 (Second Enumeration) U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Margaret Barry household.
  4. [S6179] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Martin Barry household.
  5. [S6180] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Margaret Barry household.
  6. [S6173] 1920 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Nellie Pontal household.
  7. [S6174] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Nellie Pontal household.
  8. [S6177] James J. Barry Death Certificate.