Saturday, January 3, 2015

Timeline for Edward Earl Ulerich

Information is based upon research and copies of known documents.  This is to put together a story of my husband’s maternal grandfather.  As more information is obtained, this will be updated.

  • 31 Aug 1883 – Born in Logansport, Cass, Indiana to John Daniel Ulerich & Sarah Josephine Keever.
  • 12 Jun 1900 – Federal Census:  Clay township, Cass, Indiana.  SD 4 ED 11.  Listed with a George Shirey as a Laborer on the farm. Age 16.  Born Aug 1883 in Indiana.  Father in Pennsylvania, Mother in Indiana.
  • 15 April 1910 – Federal Census:  Aberdeen, Grays Harbor, Washington.  Supv Dist 2, ED 6 Ward of City 5, 1st Precinct.  Boarder at Hotel Western on South K Street.  Age 26, Single.  Born in Indiana; father in Pennsylvania; mother in Indiana.  Occupation:  Express Clerk in own Express Office.  (Have copy of census).
  • 12 Sept 1918 – WW1 Registration card. Age 35.  Permanent home address:  Young America, Indiana.  Registration address:  419 W Hume, Aberdeen, Washington.  Foreman at Ryan Fruit Co.  (Have copy)
  • 26 Jan 1920 – Federal Census:  Aberdeen City, Grays Harbor, Washington. SD 3 ED 71.  419 W Hume St.  Listed with a Peter Ibsen, Head, owned, mortgaged, age 52, Single, immigrated 1888, naturalized 1895.  Edward E Ulerich, Partner, age 36, divorced, born in Indiana, father in Pennsylvania, mother in Indiana, shipping clerk at retail furniture. (Have copy)
  • 14-15 month 1920 – Federal Census:  Harrison Twp., East Precinct, Darke, Ohio.  S.D. 3, E.D. 106.  Lists Edward Ulerick as Head, age 39, Married; Pearl as wife, age 26, married; Marie as daughter, age 7, single; Lucille as daughter, age 7, single; & Dorothy as daughter, age 1/12, single.  Renting. Place of birth for all is Ohio.  Farm Laborer on own farm.  His parents born in United States. {Age & birth location does not match – however, info is too similar to ignore}. (Have copy).  Also, family members said that he had a previous marriage and there were twin daughters.
  • 25 Oct 1924 – Marriage in Olympia, Thurston, Washington to Pearl Marie Kesling, daughter of Samuel Titus Kesling & Nora Viola Brown.
  • 10 month 1930 – Federal Census:  Aberdeen, Grays Harbor, Washington.  Aberdeen Precinct; 6th pt of (Ward).  S.D. 6th.  E.D. 14-11.  1621 Cherry Street.  Edward Ulerich, head, own, age 46, married at age 41, born in Indiana, father in Pennsylvania, mother in Indiana; Pearl K, wife, age 33, married at age 28, born in Indiana, parents born in Indiana; Sarah K, daughter, age 4 7/12 , single, born in Washington;  Marguerite Kesling, sister-in-law; age 12, single, born in Indiana.  Occupation:  Shipping Clerk in furniture store. (Have copy)
  • 1935 – Lived on Solki Rd in Central Park per 1940 census.
  • 12 Apr 1940 – Federal Census:  Central Park, Grays Harbor, Washington.  S.D. 3 E.D. 14-37.  Farm on Solki Road.  Edward E Ulerich, head, age 56, married, 8th grade, born in Indiana; Pearl K., wife, age 43, married, 1 yr. College, born in Indiana; Sarah K., daughter, age 14, single, 1 yr High School, born in Washington; George E Stubler, nephew, age 27, single, 4 yrs High School, born in Indiana, lived in Walton, Carrol, Indiana in 1935; Marguerite Kesling, sister-in-law, age 22, single, 4 yrs high school, born in Indiana.  Occupation:  Shipping Clerk in furniture. (Have copy)
  • WW2 Registration card:  Box 123, Rt 1 Montesano, Grays Harbor, Washington, age 58.  Wife is Pearl.  Employed by Kaufmann Scroggs in Aberdeen. (Have copy of document).
  • 3 Sept 1952 – Widowed at death of wife, Pearl.
  • 10 Nov 1957 – Married Ruth Dilts at Aberdeen Presbyterian Church, Grays Harbor, Washington.  (Have copy of marriage certificate).  According to family members, they later separated.
  • 30 Oct 1966 – Died in Central Park, Grays Harbor, Washington.