Alexander Clark Weidman, born 15 Feb. 1877 in Red Oak, Montgomery, Iowa. Died 31 Aug 1935 in Red Oak, Montgomery, Iowa. Married 5 Oct 1899 in Grant twp, Montgomery, Iowa to Cora Jane Copeland.
Cora Jane Copeland, born 13 Jul 1882/1883 in Red Oak, Montgomery, Iowa. Died 15 Feb 1939 in Lebanon, Linn, Oregon.
FORWARDS: They had seven children: 1) Stillborn son born 1900 in Red Oak. 2) Nellie Gertrude Weidman, born 15 Nov 1901 in Red Oak. Died 22 Jan 1978 in Portland, Multnomah, Oregon. (My great-grandmother.) Married 2 Feb 1921 in Red Oak to Jacob Meng. 3) Harold "Boot" Weidman, born 25 Mar 1905 in Red Oak. Died 3 Jan 1968. Married 31 Jan1924 to Garnet Ritner. 4) Velma Weidman, born 11 Mar 1907 in Red Oak. Deceased. Married 16 Aug 1929 to Pasquale Charles Marra. 5) Lola Weidman, born 10 April 1912 in Red Oak. Married 27 Jan 1934 to Agostino Marra (brother of Velma's husband.) 6) Duane Weidman, born 1 Nov 1920 in Red Oak. Married first Sep. 1943 (Div) to Violet Lee. Married second 4 Sep 1949 to Jeannine Paulson. 7) Bette Louise Weidman, born 12 Jan 1924, Red Oak. Married first 19 Nov 1941 to Leland Frederick Ammon. Married second Jack Warner Coulter.
I can tell you who most of their descendants are, but as they are mostly still living, I'll ask you to email me privately, and tell me how you fit into the family. I also have some scanned photos of Alexander and Cora and their family.
BACKWARDS: I've got a ton. The easiest would be to send you a Gedcom. I'll do a couple of generations here: Alexander is the son of Thomas D. Weidman, born 30 Aug 1838 in Columbia, Warrne, NJ Died 3 Jul 1921 in Red Oak. Married Elizabeth (Betsy) Chenoweth on 4 Jul 1861 in Red Oak. She was born 8 Feb 1842 in Washington twp, Darke, Ohio and died 20 Jan 1910 in Red Oak. 11 Children.
Cora is the daughter of Charles Wesley Copeland, born 2 Jul 1847 in Shelby Co., Indiana. Died 18 Jan 1911 in Red Oak. Married 13 Nov 1870 in Ottumwa, Wapello, Iowa to Martha Ann Shearer, born 29 May 1845 in Iowa or Indianan. She died 3 Jan 1911 in Limon, Elbert, Colorado. 5 children.
Thomas D. Weidman is the son of Philip K. Weidman and Susanna Ryman.
Elizabeth Chenoweth is the daughter of Joseph Foster Chenoweth and Anne Skidmore.
Charles Wesley Copeland is the son of Warren or Warren M. Copeland and Elizabeth Mary Bailey.
Martha Ann Shearer is the daughter of John Shearer and Mary McConey.