Family of James Edward Pearson

prepared by Wally Garchow return to Pearsons in Mendenhall Cemetery

 

FIRST GENERATION

 

1.  James Edward Pearson (son of Asa M Pearson & Margaret J Brandon) was born on March 10, 1874 in Troy, Miami Co., OH.  He died on May 29, 1910 in Dayton, Montgomery Co., OH.  He was buried in Yorkshire Cem, Darke Co., OH.

 

He was married to Nellie Swisher Boyd (daughter of Jacob Washington Boyd and Margaret Elizabeth Shaffer) on July 3, 1898 in , Darke Co., OH.  Nellie Swisher Boyd  was born on November 4, 1880 in Pikeville, Darke Co., OH.  She died on July 28, 1944 in Schneider, Lake Co., IN.  She was buried in Lowell Cem, Lake Co., IN.  James Edward Pearson and Nellie Swisher Boyd had the following children:

 

            +2              i.    Asa William Pearson (born on December 16, 1898).

            +3             ii.    Gladys Joy Pearson (born on July 28, 1901).

            +4            iii.    Margaret Elizabeth Jane Pearson (born on May 7, 1904).

              5           iv.    May Pearson was born on May 13, 1906 in Dayton, Montgomery Co., OH.  She died on May 13, 1906 in Dayton, Montgomery Co., OH.  She was buried in , Montgomery Co., OH.

            +6            v.    Grace Berenice Pearson (born on June 30, 1907).

            +7           vi.    Wilbur Lee Pearson (born on August 4, 1909).

 

 

 

SECOND GENERATION

 

2.  Asa William Pearson (James Edward-1)  was born on December 16, 1898 in Muncie, Delaware Co., IN.  He died on January 1, 1959 in Dayton, Montgomery Co., OH.  He was buried in Yorkshire Cem, Darke Co., OH.

 

He was married to Nora Ella Gavit in 1919.  Nora Ella Gavit was born on February 15, 1898 in North Star, Darke Co., OH.  She died on August 14, 1958 in Dayton, Montgomery Co., OH.  She was buried in Yorkshire Cem, Darke Co., OH.  Asa William Pearson and Nora Ella Gavit had the following children:

 

              8              i.    Carl James Pearson was born on September 6, 1920.  He died on October 26, 1920.  He was buried in Yorkshire Cem, Darke Co., OH.

            +9             ii.    Mary Jane Pearson (born on October 25, 1921).

          +10            iii.    William Lewis Pearson (born on October 29, 1922).

            11           iv.    George Herbert Pearson was born on September 9, 1926 in Union, OH.  He died on August 7, 1947 in Brooklyn, NY.  He was buried in Yorkshire Cem, Darke Co., OH.

 

3.   Gladys Joy Pearson (James Edward-1) was born on July 28, 1901 in Dayton, Montgomery Co., OH.  She died in December 1930 in Lowell, IN.  She was buried near Lowell, IN.

 

She was married to Howard Doty in Hammond, Lake Co., IN.  Howard Doty was buried near Lowell, IN.  Gladys Joy Pearson and Howard Doty had the following children:

 

            12              i.    Marlis Lois Doty was born on July 28, 1901.  She died in December 1932.

            13             ii.    Doty. 

 

4.  Margaret Elizabeth Jane Pearson (James Edward-1) was born on May 7, 1904 in Dayton, Montgomery Co., OH.  She died on April 28, 1996 in Dayton, Montgomery Co., OH.  She was buried in Yorkshire Cem, Darke Co., OH.

 

She was married to Doyle Marion "Jack" Reck (son of Orell Curtis Reck and Bonnie Belle Miller) on February 15, 1930 in Hammond, Lake Co., IN.  Doyle Marion "Jack" Reck was born on May 5, 1907 in Union City, Darke Co., OH.  He died on February 7, 1984 in Dayton, Montgomery Co., OH.  He was buried in Yorkshire Cem, Darke Co., OH.  Margaret Elizabeth Jane Pearson and Doyle Marion "Jack" Reck had the following children:

 

          +14              i.    Curtis Doyle Reck (born on August 4, 1930).

            15             ii.    Gladys Irene Reck was born on August 3, 1934.  She died on February 16, 1936.  She was buried in Yorkshire Cem, Darke Co., OH.

          +16            iii.    Robert Thomas Reck (born on September 19, 1937).

          +17           iv.    Margaret Louise Reck (born on April 5, 1944).

 

6.  Grace Berenice Pearson (James Edward-1)  was born on June 30, 1907 in Dayton, Montgomery Co., OH.  She died on September 3, 1980.

 

She was married to AL Adams.

 

She was married to Christ Kuiper.  Grace Berenice Pearson and Christ Kuiper had the following children:

 

            18              i.    Edward Enna Kuiper. 

            19             ii.    Raymond Kuiper . 

            20            iii.    Doris Elsie Kuiper. 

            21           iv.    Krist Kuiper. 

 

 7.  Wilbur Lee Pearson (James Edward-1) was born on August 4, 1909 in Dayton, Montgomery Co., OH.  He died on May 28, 1949 in Dayton, Montgomery Co., OH.  He was buried in Calvary Cem, Montgomery Co., OH.

 

He was married to Hilda Catherine Kleimeier on August 7, 1937 in Richmond, Wayne Co., IN.  Hilda Catherine Kleimeier was born on December 22, 1910 in Dayton, Montgomery Co., OH.  She died on November 28, 1983 in Indianapolis, IN.  She was buried in Calvary Cem, Montgomery Co., OH.  Wilbur Lee Pearson and Hilda Catherine Kleimeier had the following children:

 

          +22              i.    Marilyn Louise Pearson (born on October 8, 1938).

          +23             ii.    Patricia Lee Pearson (born on December 21, 1939).

          +24            iii.    Judith Anne Pearson (born on August 9, 1943).