looking for info on my maternal great grandma

+4 votes
70 views
looking for info on Gertrude Button born in Illonois in 1890 died in Denver Colorado in 1959 as Gertrude Miller
asked in Genealogy Help by Danette DeRose G2G4 (4k points)

Just a couple of things, Danette.  Please always include a link to a profile when you ask a question.  There's a box for it on the question form, or you can link to the profile's URL.

https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Button-1308

Also, I strongly recommend that you sign up for a free account at FamilySearch.org!

1 Answer

+6 votes
 
Best answer

Probably her, 1910

"United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MK4Y-1Y5 : accessed 22 July 2018), Gertrude Button in household of Mrs. Emma Button, Quincy Ward 2, Adams, Illinois, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 35, sheet 9A, family 232, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 229; FHL microfilm 1,374,242.

Here she is in Denver in 1930, with daughter Emma:

"United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X7W5-9P5 : accessed 22 July 2018), Gertrude Miller in household of Elmer Miller, Denver, Denver, Colorado, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 34, sheet 19A, line 2, family 347, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 233; FHL microfilm 2,339,968.

They lived in Englewood in 1920.

"United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MX2W-WTT : accessed 22 July 2018), Gertie M Miller in household of Elmer F Miller, Englewood, Arapahoe, Colorado, United States; citing ED 18, sheet 9A, line 27, family 235, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 155; FHL microfilm 1,820,155.

Gertrude and Elmer, one child still at home in 1940:

"United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VRDP-DSS : accessed 22 July 2018), Gertrude Miller in household of Elmer F Miller, Tract 10, Denver, Election District P, Denver, Colorado, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 16-197, sheet 2B, line 50, family 36, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627. Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 489.

Meet Elmer Franklin Miller, born 8 Oct 1881:

"United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KZKZ-G3V : 13 March 2018), Elmer Franklin Miller, 1917-1918; citing Arapahoe County, Colorado, United States, NARA microfilm publication M1509 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 1,544,477.

answered by Herbert Tardy G2G6 Pilot (345k points)
edited by Herbert Tardy

Thanks for the star, Pip!!! smiley

Related questions

+5 votes
2 answers
+2 votes
1 answer
+4 votes
3 answers
+3 votes
2 answers
+4 votes
3 answers
+1 vote
0 answers
22 views asked May 23, 2018 in Genealogy Help by Jillaine Smith G2G6 Pilot (657k points)
+11 votes
1 answer

WikiTree  ~  About  ~  Help Help  ~  Search Person Search  ~  Surname:

disclaimer - terms - copyright

...