Ira H. BUTLER

Ira H. BUTLER

Male 1892 - 1946  (53 years)

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  • Name Ira H. BUTLER  [1
    Born 25 Nov 1892  Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Ancestor Interest MEDIUM 
    Census 12 Apr 1940  Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    1940 Federal 
    • 1) Ira Butler, residing at 1707 East Walnut, head of household, white male, age 47, married, born in Iowa, residing in same place in 1935, occupation cleanup man at the meat plant, income $300.
      2) May A. Butler, wife, age 46, born in Iowa, residing in same place in 1935.
      3) William M. Thornton, stepson, age 26, single, born in Iowa, occupation new worker, income $450.
      4) Russell C. Thornton, stepson, age 21, single, born in Iowa, hatchery man, income $300.
      5) Virgil F. Thornton, stepson, age 19, born in Iowa, attendant, income $230.
      6) Kenneth G. Thornton, stepson, age 17, born in Iowa, occupation new worker.
      7) Alta N. Thornton, stepdaughter, age 15, born in Iowa, attending school.
      8) Gladys I. Thornton, stepdaughter, age 13, born in Iowa, attending school, having completed the 8th grade.
    Descendant Interest MEDIUM 
    _FSFTID LRTH-4Z4 
    _UID 17B34517B3E24FB888BFDDC9712524AC1541 
    Died 19 Oct 1946  [2
    Person ID I98  Our Blended Family
    Last Modified 2 Apr 2017 

    Family Anna May ROUSE,   b. 11 Mar 1894, Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jan 1961, Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married Mar 1940  Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Anna Mae Rouse and Ira H. Butler obtained a marriage license on 2 Mar 1940 in Polk County, Iowa. Although a marriage license was taken out, no proof has been found that it was ever filed. They were found in the 1940 Census listed as husband and wife. His obituary, found 21 Oct 1946 in the Des Moines Register (page 9) states he was survived by one daughter, one sister, one half-sister, one half-brother, and two grandchildren. No mention of a wife. A Card of Thanks was published in the Des Moines Register on 23 Oct 1946 (page 19) by the Wayne Cummings family. thanking neighbors, friends, and relatives for their acts of love and sympathy during the recent loss of their beloved father, Ira H. Butler. No mention of a wife was made.
    Marriage License 2 Mar 1940  Polk, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Although a marriage license was taken out, no proof that it was ever filed.
    Last Modified 20 Jan 2017 
    Family ID F37  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Nov 1892 - Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Mar 1940 - Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage License - 2 Mar 1940 - Polk, Iowa, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1940 Federal - 12 Apr 1940 - Des Moines, Polk, Iowa, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    Ira Butler News Stories
    Ira Butler News Stories
    Compilation of news stories found in the Des Moines Register involving Ira Butler.

  • Sources 
    1. [S420] Polk County Iowa Marriages Book 39, Compiler: Pioneer Sons & Daughters Genealogical Society, (Iowa Genealogical Society, Des Moines, Iowa, 1999), TMG Src#: 457.

    2. [S792] Social Security Applications and Claims Index, Social Security Administration, (\i Ancestry.com\i0  (www.ancestry.com : 2015)), entry for Ira H. Butler, 1946, SS no. 481169202, accessed 20 Jan 2017 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S20] Iowa, Page County - 1940 - U.S. census, Iowa, Page, (http://www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012), T627, roll 1196, Des Moines, enumeration district (ED) 100-131, sheet 11A, household 258 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S39] MAR - Iowa Polk County Marriages Book 36, Iowa. Polk County., marriages book 36, Butler-Thornton, 1940. (Reliability: 3).


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