Obit: Gleason, Henry W. (1871 - 1951)

Contact: Dolores (Mohr) Kenyon
Email: dolores@wiclarkcountyhistory.org  

Surnames: Gleason, Pierce, Frank, Meinholdt, Finch, Hardwick, Koehler, Hall, Newcomer, Pickmore, Squire

----Source: Clark County Press (Neillsville, Clark Co., WI.) May 3, 1951, Gleason Family Records

Gleason, Henry W. (26 June 1871 - 28 April 1951)

Henry W. Gleason, who made his home with the Art meinholdlt family, died at the Neillsville Hospital on April 28. The body lay in state at the Georgas Funeral Home until time of service. Funeral services were conducted on Tuesday, May 1, from the town hall in Humbird, Rev. William Koehler officiating, with interment in the Town of Mentor Cemetery.

Mr. Gleason was born June 26, 1871, to George and Elizabeth Hall Gleason in the Town of Mentor. He spent his entire life in Clark County. He attended elementary schools and spent several years farming and also worked in logging camps.

He is survived by the following nieces and nephews - Earl Pierce of Neillsville; Mrs. Alfred Frank, Merrillan; Mrs. Art Meinholdt of Neillsville; Mrs. Tom Finch of Merrillan; Mrs. James Hardwick of Humbird. One sister, Mrs. Dan (Anna) Pierce of Humbird, and one brother, George Gleason of South Dakota, preceded him in death.

Biographical Information

Gleason-Hall-Pierce Records

 

Henry W. Gleason, died 28-Apr-1951 @79 of Coronary Sclerosis due to Arteriosclerosis after 3 days of illness—Dr. Rosekrans, b. 26-Jun-1871 Clark Co., WI; Farm Manager, Retired Dairyman, Parents: George W. & Elizabeth (Hall) Gleason.  Never served in the armed forces.  Informant: Earl Pierce.  Burial, Mentor Cemetery, Funeral Director: E. A. Georgas, Neillsville, WI.  Recorded: 30-Apr-1951, Signed: 30-Apr-1951.

 

Verda Gleason, died 3-Jun-1952 at 12:55 p.m. @74 after suffering 1 yr. of Arterioeistia Heart Disease due to general arteriolsclerous, Dr. James W. Kah of Owen, WI, Cremated and buried LaMarpe Cemetry, LaMarpe, IL (usual residence: Hancock Co., IL); Funeral Director: Grebenow C. of Owen, WI; widowed houseworker, Informant: Ruth Marden b. 25-Aug-1877 IL, Parents: James & Phoebe (McClain) Riggins. 

Recorded:4-Jun_1952.

 

Franklin Pierce, b. Mentor, WI; d. 3-Jul-1901 @75 of Bright’s Disease & Heart Failure after 1 mo. Of illness, resident of Mentor, WI, married to Maggie Gardner, sailor, buried in Humbird Cemetery.  Funeral conducted by C. B. Travis.  Signed 4-Jul-1901.

 

Julia Pierce, white female, d. 20-Mar-1902 in Athens, WI @4 mos. Of Pneumonia after 5hrs, daughter of Frank & Julia Pierce.  Father b. Mich., Mother b. Mentor, WI  Buried in Humbird, Mentor Cemetery.

 

Gleason-Hall-Pierce Family Records

 

Adele M. Hall

 

Husband

Henry Graef

Father of Husband

Henry Graef

Mother of Husband

Gertrude Ulnsonet

Occupation of Husband

Merchandise

Residence fo Husband

Neillsville, Clark, WI

Birthplace of Husband

Plymouth, Sheboygan, WI

Wife

Mrs. Adele M. Hall

Father of Wife

Frederick Werner,  M.D.

Mother of Wife

Bertha Hautzsch

Birthplace of Wife

Sauk City, WI

Marrriage Date

26-Nov-1883

Marrriage Place

Neillsville, Clark, WI

Race

White

Ceremony Type

Clergyman

Witnesses

Ira Case

 

Lulu Brown

Place

Neillsville, Clark, WI

Pronouncer

Rev. J. F. Thompson

Pronouncer’s Residence

Neillsville, Clark, WI

Signed

5-Jan-1884

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jenne Newcomer

Husband

Richard Hall

Father of Husband

P. Hall

Mother of Husband

Fann Hall

Occupation of Husband

Labor

Residence fo Husband

Neillsville

Birthplace of Husband

Clift Mine, Mich.

Wife

Jenne Newcomer

Father of Wife

Andrew Newcomer

Mother of Wife

Mary Newcomer

Birthplace of Wife

London, Eng

Marrriage Date

8-Feb-1888

Marrriage Place

Neillsville

Race

White

Ceremony Type

Statute

Witnesses

Edmund Shelby

 

Hattie Shelby

Pronouncer

R. F. Kountz

Pronouncer’s Residence

Neillsville

Signed

9-Feb-1888

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sarah E. Waterman

Husband

Charles M. Hall

Father of Husband

Lyman S. Hall

Mother of Husband

Louise Squire Hall

Occupation of Husband

Farmer

Residence fo Husband

Granton

Birthplace of Husband

Menominee Falls, WI

Wife

Sarah E. Waterman

Father of Wife

John Waterman

Mother of Wife

Elllen E. Vine

Birthplace of Wife

Pleasant Ridge, Clark, WI

Marrriage Date

15-Apr-1896

Marrriage Place

Neillsville, Clark, WI

Race

White

Ceremony Type

Presbyterian

Witnesses

Montie Wren

 

Annie Munce

Pronouncer

Thomas C. Hill

Pronouncer’s Residence

Neillsville

Signed

15-Apr-896

 

27-Apr-1896

 

 

 

 

Flora Andrews

Husband

Ralph Waldo Hall

Father of Husband

Wm. Nelson Hall

Mother of Husband

Sophia Hall

Occupation of Husband

Painter

Residence fo Husband

Greenwood

Birthplace of Husband

Iroa, IL

Wife

Flora Andrews

Father of Wife

G. C. Andrews

Mother of Wife

Lorinda Andrews

Birthplace of Wife

 

Marrriage Date

25-Dec-1883

Marrriage Place

Greenwood

Race

White

Ceremony Type

Religious

Witnesses

Effa Blanch Andrews

 

G. C. Andrews

Pronouncer

N. C. Bradley

Pronouncer’s Residence

Greenwood

Signed

26-Dec-1883

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sarah M. Pickmore

Husband

Lyman Hall

Father of Husband

Abyvam Hall

Mother of Husband

Deborah Hall

Occupation of Husband

Farmer

Residence fo Husband

Grant

Birthplace of Husband

Niagara Co., NY

Wife

Sarah M. Pickmore

Father of Wife

John Turrell

Mother of Wife

Eliza Turrell

Birthplace of Wife

Brown Co., NY

Marrriage Date

10-Oct-1886

Marrriage Place

Maple Works, Clark, WI

Race

White

Ceremony Type

Justice of Peace

Witnesses

Thomas Pickle

 

Hannah A. Pickle

Pronouncer

Nelson Marsh

Pronouncer’s Residence

Maple Works

Signed

11-Oct-1886

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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