Joseph David and Addie (Crawford) Lockard, daughter Bessie L. (Lockard) Waitley daughter Jesse L. and Phoebe (Lockard) McLavey, 6 North 51 West

In 1900 Fayette County, Iowa, David Lockard born August 1865, and Addie June 1865 have Harry January 1883, James Sept 1887, Phebe February 1890, and Ernest December 1896, all born in Iowa.

David's parents John Lockard 1838-1895 # 38432847 is buried in Fayette County, Mary Ann (Corbin) Lockard Jennings 1843-1925 is buried in Kelly, Colorado # 54733309.

In 1910 Fayette County, Iowa, David J. Lockard and Addie C. Lockard are both 44, born in Iowa. This is Addie's second marriage. James C. is 22, Vern E. 13, and Bessie L. 4. Addie's son Harvey Miller is 25 married to Vesta 19. Next households are the James and Sarah E. Corbin.

Joseph claimed land in 32 and 33, 6N 51W in 1918>

Joseph and Nina, both 54, are in Logan County in 1920, with Bessie 14, all born in Iowa. Vernist J. 23 and Ioa 22 are next, with Daton 3 and Laceil 1.

James E. 34 and Mamy 23 Lockard are also next to them with Ralph 5 Glenn 3 and Lavon eleven months, all kids born in Colorado.

In 1930 Logan County, Kelly precinct, Joseph D. Lockard is 64, Caroline 63, farming. James E. Lockard 42 and his family are next on the page. James 68 and Sarah 66 Corbin are also on the page.

Joseph D. Lockard 1865-1936 is buried in Sterling # 53938092, with Addie Caroline (Crawford) Lockard 1865-1961.


Henry Lockard, born May 11, 1871 in Wadena Iowa to John A Kockhard and Mary A. COrbin.

He married Rilla Waterman in Fayette County on March 13, 1894.
She was the daughter of Charles WSaterman and Alice Peppet.

In 1900 Fayette County, Henry is 34, "Arelia" 22, John 4, Wiliam 2, and Mary eight months.

Arilla (Waterman) Lockard 1877-1901 is buried in Wadena.

They're farming in Fayette County in 1910, with John 14, William 12, Alice 10, Jessie 7, Minerva 6, Franklin 4, and Laverle four months.

Henry Lockard claimed two quarters in 29, 6N 51W in 1915.

In 1920 Logan County, they have Jessie 17, Manervia 16, Franklin 14, Laureral 10, Muriel 7, Martha 4, and Adrid 1.

In 1930 Washington County, Colorado, Lillian is 46, farming, marrried but no spouse, with Murl A. 17, Martha 14, and Adrian L. 11.

Henry is in the Colorado penitenitary in 1930, 59, born in Iowa.

He's buried in Wadena 1871-1961, with Lillian 1882-1943.

William H. Lockard claimed a tract in 31, 7N 51W in 1925.


James E. Lockard claimed land in sections 32 and 33 in 1918.

James C. Lockard registered for WWI with a LeRoy address, born September 6, 1887 at Wadena Iowa, farming with a wife and children.
Ralph Edwin Lockard was born November 12, 1914 at Sterling to James E. Lockard and Mayme M. Waitley, dying September 21, 2004 in Yakima.
Glenn Earnest Lockard was born December 8, 1916 at Sterling, dying December 12, 1990 in Washington, buried in Yakima County # 129145452 with Evelyn E. 1923-1999.

In 1940 they're in Yakima County, Washington, James 53 working at a sawmill, with Mayme 45 Nebraska, Ralph 25 working at the sawmill, and Myron 10 both born in Colorado.


Bessie 1905-1992 is buried in Sterling
"Married Roy N. Waitley May 21, 1922 in Waitley, Washington County, Colorado.
Children: Forrest Waitley, Lois (Waitley) Leckler, and Frank Waitley. "

The Waitley's were in Washington County, Colorado in 19110, Frank 42, Victoria 38, both born in Indiana. Florence 16 and Maime 15 in Nebraska, Roy N. 7, Willey 5, and Ethel M. 2 in Kansas.

In October 1978 their granddaughter Peggy Leckler married Don Borwn in Sterling. She was the daughter of Alfred Leckler of Sterling.


In 1900 Fayette County, William "McClava" is farming, born August 1844 in Pennsylvania, married 20 years to Mary June 1856 Iowa. Libbie August 1882, Melvin November 1884, and Jesse March 1890 were all born in Iowa.

In 1910 they're in Fayette County, Iowa. Jesse is 21, with William 65 and Mary H. 53 McClavey. His wife Phoebe is 21, both born in Iowa, married one year. William is 25.

William Elliott McLavey 1844-1918 is buried in Fayette County # 54532943.
FindaGrave # 100931983 has Mary H. 1856-1934 buried there, too.

Jesse Lewis McLavey registered for WWI with a Le Roy, Colorado address, born March 2, 1889 at Wadena, Iowa, farming with a wife and children.

Jesse claimed two quarters in 29, 6N 51W in 1918.

In 1920 Logan County, Colorado, Jess and Eva are both 41 born in Iowa, Clyde 20 in Iowa, Harold 14, Lavern 13, Gale 7 and newborn Dale in Colorado.
They're next to John Corbin 43.
In 1930 The Benson School district No. 95 in Township 5, Logan County, with Letha Crawford teaching, had pupils Evelyn Leach, Archie Seger, Gale McLavey, LaVon Lockard, Charles Leach, Dayton Lockard, Glenn Lockard, and LaVern McLavey.
The school board president was F. L. Green, treasurer Ben Benson, and secretary J.D. Lockard.

Jesse died in Albany, Oregon November 14, 1953, son of William E. McLavey and Mary Wilson. He was a watchman at a lumber mill.
Jesse, # 78624936, and Eva W. McLavey 1889-1962 # 78625000 are buried in Albany.

The Gail D. McLavey 1923-1985 buried in Bremer County Iowa # 27477413 might be their son.

Darold Eugene McLavey, born July 15, 1929 in Logan County, died August 24, 1996, buried in Albany # 151510883, with Sandra (Selway) McLavey 1942-2016.

Harold is back in Fayette County Iowa in 1940, 26, born in Colorado, married to Fern 27 Iowa. Jack H. 3 and Morris 1 werer born in COlorado.
They moved back to Sterling and farmed in Kelley, retiring to Sterling. They're buried in Sterling 1913-1995 # 46508881.

"He is survived by his wife, Fern of Sterling; sons, Jack and wife Patricia McLavey of Sterling,Bernard and wife Brenda McLavey of Sterling, Dennis and wife Sue McLavey of Sterling, Morris and wife Diane McLavey of Panora, Iowa, Robert McLavey of Lakewood; brothers, LaVerne McLavey of Arlington, Iowa, Darold McLavey of Salem, Ore.; 11 grandchildren and six great-grand children.
Mr. McLavey was preceded in death by brothers, Gail and Clyde and one grandson, Scott McLavey in 1962.""
Fern 1912-2001 is buried with him "Mrs. McLavey was born on May 21, 1912 to Lee and Genevieve (Reynolds) Batterson in Pocahontas County, Iowa. On Dec. 14, 1935 she married Harold McLavey in Fort Collins.
Mrs. McLavey is survived by five sons, Jack McLavey and wife Patricia of Sterling, Morris McLavey and wife Diane of Des Moines, Iowa, Bernard McLavey and wife Brenda of Greeley, Dennis McLavey and wife Sue of Sterling and Robert McLavey of Lakewood; 13 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Harold McLavey in May 1995; three brothers; and one grandchild."

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