Walter A. and Pearl (Weischedel) Wood, 6 North 52 West

Pearl is in Clayton County, Iowa in 1900, born July 1897. Henry is farming, born April 1866 in Iowa, married nine years to Minnie Feb 1873 in Illinois. Hilda July 1891 and Wilfred Nov 1893 were born in Nebraska, Raymond January 1896 and Pearl, and Ethel June 1899 in IOwa.

In 1910 Fayette County, Iowa, Henry is farming, 44, Minnie S. 36, Wilfred H. 16, Raymond B. 14, Pearl I. 12, Ethel L. 10, Bessie 8, Freda 6, Neva 4, and Iram newborn.
In 1920 Sterling, Henry is a carpenter, with Minnie 42, Freda 16, Neva 14, Erma 10, and Walter 4 born in COlorado.

Minnie Sophie (Lane) Weischedel 1873-1932 dying in Linn County, Oregon, is buried there # 62607027.
Her parents were Thomas B. Lane and Carrie Lasater.

Henry, age 70, died in Los Angeles October 12, 1935.

In 1900 Ogle County, Illinois, "Walter S." born May 1890, is with William July 1857 and Mary October 1863, Ellen January 1883, Clara B. Sept 1885, and Fred M. Sept 1887.

William A. Wood 1858-1933 is buried in Ogle County, # 85977590.

In 1910, Walter is on the USS Chauncey in the Phillipines Naval Forces, 20, born in Illinois.

Walter claimed two quarters in sections 27 and 34, 6N 52W in 1917.

Walter A. Wood and Pearl I. Weischedel had Irene Jenette Wood on June 24, 1919, dying June 1, 2000.

Walter A. Wood and Pearl Weischedel married in Washington County, Colorado on July 29, 1915.

July 30, 1915 Akron, Colorado "A marriage license was issued July 24th to Walter A. Wood and Miss Pearl Weischedel, both near Burdett."

In 1920 Logan County, Walter is farming, 29, born in Illinois with Pearl 25 Iowa. They have Irene, two months old.

In 1930 Walter is farming in Garfield County, Colorado, 39, with Pearl 32 born in Iowa. Irene is 10, Francis 8, and Mildred 6. His mother Mary 65, divorced, born in Illinois is with them.

In 1940 Garfield County, Walter and Pearl are farming, with Irene a clerk in a library, Francis a farm laborer, Mildred 16 and James 7.

Walter 1889-1946 is buried in Glenwood Springs, Colorado, # 62176502, with Pearl I. (Adams) Wood 1897-1985 # 62176475.

"WOOD, Walter Arthur. (B 6, P 110), July 14, 1946. Married. Residence Main Elk Creek. Charged to the US Government. Ordered by family. Death July 14, 1946, 3 a.m. Aged 56 years, 1 month, 21 days. Funeral, July 18, Thursday, 2:30 p.m. New castle, CO with Rev. Fales. Resided in state 26 years. Death at Ft. Lyon, Co. Interred at Rosebud Cemetery. Paid by Mrs. Pearl Wood."

Mary Wood 1859-1947 is also buried in Glenwood Springs # 62176561. "WOOD, Mary. (b 6, p 169), June 17, 1947. Widowed. Residence Elk Creek. Order given by Pearl I. Wood. Occupation, housewife. Death 17 June, Tuesday, 1:45 a.m. born, Oct. 17, 1859, Ill. Aged 87 years, 8 months. Reside state 26 years. Death at Community Hospital. Dr. Hopkins. father, J. Sour, born Germany."


Francis Gregory Wood registered for WWII in Rio Blanco County, Colorado, born March 6, 1922.


Irene Janet Wood passed away June 1, 2000 in Rifle, Colorado. She was 80 years old. Ms. Wood was a resident of the Colorado State Veteran's Home in Rifle. A life-long resident of the area, she graduated from New Castle High School. Ms. Wood also served in the U.S. Army during WWII.
She is survived by a brother, James Wood of Kansas; nieces Inez Bergerson of Mobile, AL and Pearl Knight of Silt, CO; and nephew Harold Nelson of Brookings, OR. "

Walter's brother Fred M. Wood was born Sept 17, 1887 in Oregon, Illinois to William Wood and Mary Sauer, both born in Oregon, Illinois. He died in Evanston , Illinois July 21, 1930, to be buried in North Shore, spouse Elizatbeth.

Pearl's sister Hyda Glaydes Weischel) Crawford 1892-1978 is buired in Delaware County, Okalhoma # 9295646.

Walter C. Weischedel, born November 1914, died December 2, 1976 in Linn County, Oregon.
He had divorced Muriel Gardner in Lane County, Oregon on February 7, 1966.

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