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Theron Wadsworth Josselyn (1876 - 1955)

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Theron Wadsworth Josselyn
Born in Iowamap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 29 Jan 1903 (to 1912) in Omaha, Douglas, Nebraskamap
Died in Multnomah County, Oregonmap
Profile last modified 1 Sep 2018 | Created 7 Aug 2015
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Biography

Theron was a son of Sydney and Katherine Josselyn. He married Irma Drishaus about 1902. They had one child. Theron and Irma divorced before 1912. In 1918 he was living in Seattle, Washington. Theron died in Oregon in 1955 and was buried in Fairview Cemetery, Council Bluffs, Iowa.

Marriages

Husband: Theron Wadsworth Josselyn
Wife: Irma Drishaus
Child: Geraldine Josselyn
Marriage:
Date: 29 Jan 1903[1][2][3]
Place: Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska
Divorce Filing:
Date: Dec 1912
Place: Clackamas County, Oregon
Oregonian
20 December 1912, page 16
WIFE MAKE ACCUSATION
Mrs. Irma D. Josselyn Charges Husband With Lack of Affection.
Theron W. Josselyn, of 652 Elliott avenue, freight agent for the Portland Railway, Light & Power Company and brother of B. S. Josselyn, president of the company, is charged in a divorce complaint filed in the Circuit Court for Clackamas County by Irma D. Josselyn with coldness and want of affection. Mrs. Josselyn further asserts that he seems to take pride in humiliating her by speech and actions.
She wants the custody of Geraldine, their daughter, 2 years old, alleging that the defendant is not a fit and proper person to have the custody of the child, and asks for $50 a month alimony and the same amount each month for the support of the baby. Her husband, she states, earns at least $175 a month. They were married in Omaha, Neb., January 29. 1903.
Husband: Theron Wadsworth Josselyn
Wife: Mabel F.
Marriage:
Date: After 1912
Place: unknown
Divorce Filing:
Date: FEB 1929
Place: Seattle, King, Washington
Husband: Theron Wadsworth Josselyn
Wife: Beatrice Rayson Mackay
Marriage License:
Date: February 1938
Place: Vancouver, Washington

Obituary and Burial

Oregonian
Portland, Oregon
8 April 1955, page 25
JOSSELYN - April 3, Theron W. Josselyn, 1117 SW Stark. Friends invited to services Friday, 4 pm, in The Drawing Room Chapel of the COLONIAL MORTUARY, Sandy blvd. at 14th. Private committal, Portland Memorial. EA 4111.
Portland Memorial Crematorium and Mausoleum
Place: Portland, Oregon

Sources

  1. Source: #S44 JOSELYN IRMA DRISHAUS FEMALE 24 Aug 1879 12 Aug 1948 WISCONSIN SAN FRANCISCO 0 DRISHAUS
  2. Source: #S1370
  3. Source: #S1372
  • Household of Theron W. Josselyn, enumerated 19 April 1910, Thirteenth Census of the United States, Washington, D. C., Douglas County, Nebraska - Omaha City, National Archives and Records Administration, Series T624, Roll 844, ED 53, page 5B (81)
  • Military, WWI Draft Registration Card of Theron Wadsworth Josselyn, M1509, Roll 1991894 (Washington, D. C.: National Archives and Records Administration)
  • Oregon Death Records; ancestry.com/The Generations Network, Ancestry, Provo, Utah. "Name: Josselyn, Theron W County: Multnomah Death Date: 03 Apr 1955 Certificate: 4333"
  • Theron Wadsworth Josselyn's Find A Grave Memorial #42380869


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