Ancestors of Carol Griswold Salli of Lee county, Iowa:Information about John F. Britton
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John F. Britton (b. 15 Mar 1860, d. 28 Mar 1926)John F. Britton (son of Francis Britton and Mary Ellen Cherry)9 was born 15 Mar 1860 in Jefferson Twp.,Lee,IA9, and died 28 Mar 1926 in Fort Madison,Lee,IA9.He married Bertha Wilsey on 11 Aug 1886 in New Boston,Lee,IA, daughter of John Warren Wilsey and Nancy D. Cotton.
Notes for John F. Britton:
John F. Britton, the son of Francis and Mary Ellen Britton, was born in Jefferson Twp.,m Lee co., IA. on March 15, 1860, and died Sunday March 27, 1926 at 2 pm of pneumonia.He married Miss Bertha L. Wilsey of New Boston,IA.They had the following children:
Byron G. of Webster Grove, MO;George E.of Fort Madison,IA;Mrs. E.F. Wilson of Fort Madison,IA;Mrs. J.R. Kemp of Fort Madison,IA;John D. Britton of Knoxville,IA.
He was a member of the Baptist Church.He is also survived by 3 brothers:Albert A. Britton of Taylor, NE;Charles Britton of Taylor, NE;Robert Brritton of Fort Madison,IA;His wife died Feb 12, 1924.Funeral Tuesday.Buried Elmwood Cemetery.
Census history for John Britton & Bertha Wilsey
1880 Iowa Lee Charleston Dist 1126 of 27
w/ brother George Wilsey, father John Wilsey, John & William Glassford--same household
Wilsey Berthaw f 16 sisterIA IND OH
1885 state censusIowa Lee Charlestonpg 72201/206
w/ brother George Wilsey
Wilsey, Burta20 single
1895 state censusIowa Lee Fort madison5th wardMontrose twppg 719 448/461
John F. Britton 34 Lee Boiler maker Bapt
Bertha 31 Lee K.H. Bapt
Byron 7 Neb
Geo 4 Lee
John 1 Lee
1900 Iowa Lee Madison twppg 243b30014486/490
Britton JohnHeadMr 186040m14 yrsIA IA OHDay Laborer
BerthawifeOct 186336m147/6IA IND OH
ByronsonAug 1886 13NEB IA IA at school
George sonMay 1889 11 IA IA IA at school
NanniedauMar 18919IA IA IA
John DsonNov 18936 IA IA IA (Dave)
Roy sonMay 18973IA IA IA
Bell dauFeb 19003/12 IA IA IA
1910IowaLee Madison5th WardDist 843005 29/49
Britton John J.50 m 24 yrsIA VA OHBoilermakerRailroad
Bertha L.47 m1249/5IA NY OH
Byron J.23 NE IA IA dentist
George E.20 IA IA IA Brakeman Railroad
Nanny E.19 IA IA IA' teacherdistrict school
John David16IA IA IA
Virginia O8IA IA IA
1915 state censusIowa Lee Fort Madison3025 California St#990---
John F. Britton55boiler keeperyearly earning:1000.00 IA MethOH OH 10th grade
Bertha Britton538th gradeIABaptNY OH
Dave Britton21Machine Operator800.00 wages12 gradeIA IA IA
VirginiaBritton13 7th gradeIAIA IA
1920IowaLee Madison Twp6th ward3005203/225
Britton John59 IA IRELAND OHIOboilermaker Railway
Bertha57IA NY OH
Virginiadau18IA IA IA
More About John F. Britton:
Fact 3: worked; Santa Fe RR.9
Fact 4: Baptist.9
Resided: 1886, marriage; Book 6, pg. 198 Ft. madison,IA.9
Stone: resided; 3005 ave K, Ft. madison,IA.9
More About John F. Britton and Bertha Wilsey:
Marriage: 11 Aug 1886, New Boston,Lee,IA.
Children of John F. Britton and Bertha Wilsey are:
- +Byron Glassford Britton, b. Aug 1886, NE9, d. 15 Jun 1948, Keokuk,Lee,IA9.
- +George Elliot Britton, b. 24 May 1889, Keokuk,Lee,IA9, d. 11 Aug 1952, Fort Madison,Lee,IA9.
- Nancy Erema Britton, b. 27 Mar 1891, Fort Madison,Lee,IA9, d. 31 Oct 1956, Chicago,Cook,IL9.
- Bell Britton, b. 28 Feb 1900, Fort Madison,Lee,IA9, d. 20 Jul 1900, Fort Madison,Lee,IA9.
- Virginia Britton, b. 07 Jul 1901, Madison Twp,Lee,IA9, d. date unknown.
- John David Britton, b. 16 Nov 18929, d. 29 Jun 1963, Knoxville, Marion, IA9.
- Roy D. Britton, b. 08 May 18979, d. 18 Aug 1905, Fort Madison, Lee, IA.
- boy Britton, b. 02 Apr 19069, d. date unknown.