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Amelia COOK

Female 1881 - 1972  (91 years)


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  • Name Amelia COOK 
    Born 26 Jun 1881  Pitcairn, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 27 Nov 1972  Hartford, Minnehaha, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Woodlawn Cemetery, Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • 1905 South Dakota census lists age as 24, born in PA, lives in Sioux Falls, has been in SD for 3 years, father born in Illinois, mother born in Germany.

      Newspaper article: Argus-Leader (Sioux Falls, South Dakota) 21 Jul 1916, Fri.
      "Mrs. Charles Voelsch and daughter, Miss Nellie Voelsch, returned today from Brookville, Penn., where they went to attend the funeral of Mrs. Voelsch's father."

      SSDI: Amelia Voelsch, #503-54-4065; born 26 Jun 1881; died Nov. 1972, resided: 57033, Hartford, Minnehaha Cty, South Dakota.

      Death from pneumonia; death record completed by Mrs. Clifford Miller.

      Obituary: Argus-Leader (Sioux Falls, South Dakota) 28 Nov 1972 Tue.
      "Deaths: Sioux Falls: Mrs. Amelia Voelsch
      Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Wednesday at the Miller Funeral Home for Mrs. Amelia Voelsch, 91, of Mom & Dad's Nursing Home, who died Monday.
      Amelia Cook was born June 26, 1881 at Pitcarin, Pa. She was married to Charles Voelsch in Irwin, Pa., in 1902. The couple moved to Hartford and in 1914 they moved to Sioux Falls. Mr. Voelsch died in 1941.
      Survivors include a daughter, Mrs. Clifford Miller, Hartford; a grandchild; two great-grandchildren, and a sister, Mrs. Anna Dickey, Tulsa, Okla."
    Person ID I1180  Lowell&Block
    Last Modified 26 Jan 2020 

    Father W. S. COOK 
    Family ID F16581  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Charles “Karl, Jr.” VOELSCH,   b. 26 Nov 1871, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jan 1941, Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 27 Aug 1902  Irwin, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Nell TERRIO,   b. 15 Jan 1906, Howard, Miner, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 May 1988, Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     2. Frieda Irene TERRIO,   b. 23 Nov 1908,   d. 27 Jun 1909  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 22 May 2018 
    Family ID F582  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 Aug 1902 - Irwin, Westmoreland, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 27 Nov 1972 - Hartford, Minnehaha, South Dakota, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Woodlawn Cemetery, Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    Land Records.  Family Farms in Wall Lake Township, Minnehaha County, South Dakota, 1903.
    Land Records. Family Farms in Wall Lake Township, Minnehaha County, South Dakota, 1903.
    Farms for John Fairfield Lowell, John R. Lowell, Charles Voelsch, Mrs. Charles Voelsch, and Joachim Volsch displayed. Township map publication data: Standard Atlas of Minnehaha County, South Dakota, including a Plat Book of the Villages, Cities, and Townships of the county. Compiled by Geo. A. Ogle & Co., Chicago, Assisted in Record Work and Platting by H. M. Avery, Abstractor of Titles, Sioux Falls, So. Dakota. Geo. A. Ogle & Co., Publishers and Engravers, Chicago, 1903.