Jennettia "Nettie" Downhour Given name is Jennette
Went by Nettie.
Telitha- Talitha- Tabitha- ?
Tabitha (Richardson) Walling Given name is Telitha?
Many places on the 'net, her name shows as Tabitha. This is how SOUNDEX shows her name was written in a US Census.
But if you look at the image it is Telitha
Telitha (Richardson) Walling
Residence: 1870-Newcastle, Fulton, IN, Name: Telitha
Residence: 1880-Waverly, Lancaster, NE,Name: Tabitha
Residence: 1900-Waverly, Lancaster, NE, Name: Telitha
1940 Obituary for David L. Walling has his mothers name as Talitha Walling.
Offspring of David and Jennette (Downhour)Walling are:
Lionel C. Walling (M) May 29 1893 MN, D: Sep 26 1958 (Married. Wife unknown)
(Buried at Ft. McPherson Nat. Cem. Maxwell, NE)
Bessie Walling (F) B: Mar 1895 in MN (Married Matthew DITTMAN)
Esther M. Walling (F) B: Aug 11, 1898 in NE (Married TEGOP’S) Moved to Boulder, CO.
Milo Walling (M) B: Abt 1903 NE
Rosemound Walling (F) B: Abt Feb 1913 NE (Married a MARTIN) Alive in 1960
Bessie (Walling) Dittman
She is daughter of David L. Walling and Jennette Downhour
B: Mar 1895, Minnesota
D: Dec 03 1960, Lincoln, Lancaster, NE
Buried: Dec 07 1960, Fairview Cemetery, Lincoln, NE
She died Saturday, Dec 03, 1960.
Published Dec 04, 1960 Lincoln Evening Journal, Lincoln Nebraska
DITTMAN- Mrs. Bessie V. Dittman, 65, of 6411 Lexington, died Saturday.
She was the wife of Matt Dittman, who operated a furniture and antique business in Lincoln for more then 30 years. She was a life-long resident of Nebraska, spending the last 40 years in Lincoln.
She attended schools at Ashland, Greenwood, and Waverly. After her marriage, she lived in Omaha and Galveston, Tex., before coming to Lincoln.
Survivors: husband, Matt; daughter, Mrs. Elmo (Veriel) Nickell of Lincoln; sons G. Matthew Jr. of Lincoln and Marcus of Central City; sisters, Esther Tegops of Boulder, Colo., and Mrs. Rosamond Martin of Lincoln; 7 grandchildren.
Published Monday, Dec 05, 1960. Lincoln Evening Journal.
DITTMAN- Funeral of Mrs. Bessie Walling Dittman, 65, of 6411 Lexington, who died Saturday, will be 3 p. m. Wednesday at Umbergers, 48th & Vine. Dr. C. Vin White officiating. Mrs. Do Ulrich and Mrs. Mary Mumgaard, singers; Miss Grace Finch, organist. Pallbearers; Arlis Nichell, Ruel Nichell, Jake Schwauber, Oliver Johnson, Donald Squires, Donald Nickell. Burial at Fairview. Survivors: husband, Matthew; daughter, Mrs. Elmo (Veriel) Nickell of Lincoln; sons G. Matthew Jr. of Lincoln and Marcus of Central City; sisters, Mrs. Esther Walling Tegops of Boulder, Colo., and Mrs. Rosamond Walling Martin of Lincoln: 7 grandchildren.
Published Tuesday, Dec 06, 1960. Lincoln Evening Journal.
DITTMAN- Funeral of Mrs. Bessie Walling Dittman, 65, of 6411 Lexington, who died Saturday, will be 3 p. m. Wednesday at Umbergers, 48th & Vine. Dr. C. Vin White officiating. Mrs. Do Ulrich and Mrs. Mary Mumgaard, singers; Miss Grace Finch, organist. Pallbearers; Arlis Nichell, Ruel Nichell, Donald Nickell ,Jake Schwauber, Oliver Johnson, Donald Squires. Burial at Fairview.
Bessie Walling Dittman is the Dtr. of David L. Walling, and Jennette "Nettie" Downhour
M: Matthew G. Dittman Abt 1919-1920
Their children are:
1. Veriel Dittman B: Est: 1922Veriel Married Elmo Nickell
I have no record of children so far.
2. “Gus” G. Matthew Dittman B: Lincoln, NE
No other information on this child yet.
3. Marcus W. Dittman B: May 12, 1928 Lincoln, NE D: Apr 24, 1975 (?Kansas City, MO?)
Marcus Married Alice M. Frampton
Children: D. L. Dittman, J. Dittman, and D.S. Dittman.
Searching for descendants. Hoping to find more history on Jennette (Downhour) Walling.
And Virginia (Mays) Richardson Dowhour.
Downhour, Walling, Dittman, Nickell,