Ethel Marie Glabe1,2,3

ID# 7376, (1895 - 1985)
FatherJacob Glabe4,5,2 (14 Mar 1855 - 13 Jan 1927)
MotherEmma Amelia Goller4,2,6 (27 Jan 1859 - 31 Mar 1948)

Key Events:

Birth: 4 Apr 1895, Peoria, Illinois7,8,9
Marriage: 29 Oct 1924, Barrington, Illinois, John Roger Wiest (11 Jun 1897 - 29 May 1982)10,11,12
Death: 30 Jul 1985, Redding, Shasta Co., California13,14
ChartsDescendants of Jakob and Anna Katharina Glebe
AncestryThe Gapsch Family
The Glabe Family

Copyright Notice

Narrative:

     Ethel Marie Glabe was born on 4 Apr 1895 in Peoria, Illinois.7,8,9
     She appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Peoria Twp., Peoria Co., Illinois, in the household of her parents, Jacob Glabe and Emma Amelia Goller.5
Ethel Glabe Wiest about 1948
R. L. Pound photo
She appeared on the 1910 Federal Census of Peoria, Peoria Co., Illinois, in the household of her parents.15
     She moved to Chicago about 1913 with her parents.16 She appeared on the 1920 Federal Census of Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois, at 11045 Esmond St. in the household of her parents, Jacob Glabe and Emma Amelia Goller, with her occupation reported as a teacher in the public schools.17 She also appeared on the 1920 Federal Census of Barrington, Cook Co., Illinois, on Station St., enumerated 3 Jan 1920, living as a boarder with George Deitrick and his wife Malinda, and reporting her occupation as school teacher.18
     Ethel married John Roger Wiest, son of Johann Wiest and Elizabeth Schmidt, on 29 Oct 1924 in Barrington, Illinois.10,11,12
     Ethel and John appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois, at 7005 South Artesian Ave., enumerated 5 Apr 1930, reporting that the family rented its home, paying $55.50 per month. Their son Roger was listed as living with them.19
     Ethel and John moved to Phoenix, Arizona, by 1932, when they were living at 1154 E. Willetta.20 By 1935 they had moved to moved to 83 Cypress, and had her sister Corrine was living with them.21,22
     Ethel and John moved to Chico, California, with their son Roger and her sister Corrine in 1938 or 1939.23 They appeared on the 1940 Federal Census of Chico, Butte Co., California, at 183 E. 4th Ave., enumerated 4 Apr 1940, reporting they owned a home valued at $4,800. Their son Roger was listed as living with them, as was her sister, Corrine.24
     By 1945 John, Ethel, their son Rodger, and her sister Corrine had moved to a roomy home east of town, facing Bidwell Park.25,26 By 1955 Ethel, John and Corrine had moved to a small house at 1904 Palm Ave.27
     By 1958 Ethel, John, and apparently Corrine, had moved to Redding, California, where he was the manager of the Commercial Motel, at 2035 Market. They were listed as living at the same address, presumably in a manager's apartment in the building.28 A year later John was managing the Town House Lodge, at 3915 S. Market, and they were living there.29
     Her husband died on 29 May 1982 in Redding, Shasta Co., California.30,31
     Ethel died on 30 Jul 1985 in Redding, Shasta Co., California, at age 90.13,14

Children:
     Child with John Roger Wiest:

  • Roger John Wiest4,32,33 (14 Jun 1928 - 6 Aug 2003)

Citations

  1. [S54] Pound, Glabe Family, shows name as Ethel Marie Glabe.
  2. [S885] "California Death Index, 1940-1997," Ancestry.com, record for Ethel Marie Wiest, shows mother's maiden name as Goller and father's surname as Glabe.
  3. [S1714] Jacob Glabe household, 1900 U.S. Census, Peoria Co., Illinois, shows name as Ethel M. Glabe.
  4. [S54] Pound, Glabe Family.
  5. [S1714] Jacob Glabe household, 1900 U.S. Census, Peoria Co., Illinois.
  6. [S720] Jacob Glabe household, 1910 U.S. Census, Peoria Co., Illinois, shows Ethel as the daughter of Amelia's husband, and Amelia as the mother of 9 children with 8 living.
  7. [S54] Pound, Glabe Family, shows date, city, and state.
  8. [S885] "California Death Index, 1940-1997," Ancestry.com, record for Ethel Marie Wiest, shows date and state.
  9. [S1714] Jacob Glabe household, 1900 U.S. Census, Peoria Co., Illinois, shows month and year, age 5, and state.
  10. [S54] Pound, Glabe Family, shows date, town, and state.
  11. [S1224] John Wiest household, 1930 U.S. Census, Cook Co., Illinois, shows married, his first marriage at age 26 and hers at 28.
  12. [S3915] John R. Wiest household, 1940 U.S. Census, Butte Co., California, shows married.
  13. [S130] "Social Security Death Index," Rootsweb.com, record for Eithel Wiest, Soc. Sec. No. 573-54-2765, shows month, year, and last residence as 96002 (Redding, Shasta, CA).
  14. [S885] "California Death Index, 1940-1997," Ancestry.com, record for Ethel Marie Wiest, shows date and county.
  15. [S720] Jacob Glabe household, 1910 U.S. Census, Peoria Co., Illinois.
  16. [S3471] Franks Peoria City Directory, 1912-13 pg 372 is the last listing in which Jacob, Cora, and Mlyrtle appear. The younger children had not appeared in the directories.
  17. [S421] Jacob Glabe household, 1920 U.S. Census, Cook Co., Illinois.
  18. [S420] George Deitrick household, 1920 U.S. Census, Cook Co., Illinois.
  19. [S1224] John Wiest household, 1930 U.S. Census, Cook Co., Illinois.
  20. [S3914] Phoenix City Directory, 1932, pg 497.
  21. [S3914] Phoenix City Directory, 1935, pp 184, 481.
  22. [S3915] John R. Wiest household, 1940 U.S. Census, Butte Co., California, shows John, Ethel, Roger, and Corrine had lived in Phoenix in 1935.
  23. [S3460] Polk's Chico and Oroville (California) City Directory, 1940 pp 98, 195 show them at 183 E 4th av.
  24. [S3915] John R. Wiest household, 1940 U.S. Census, Butte Co., California.
  25. [S3460] Polk's Chico and Oroville (California) City Directory, 1945 pg 263, shows them at rt 2 bx 69a.
  26. [S110] Personal knowledge of author, recalling visiting the home as a child.
  27. [S3460] Polk's Chico and Oroville (California) City Directory, 1955 pp 130, 334; and 1956 pp 249, 460.
  28. [S3917] Polk's Redding City Directory, 1958 pg 196 shows motel location; pg 480 shows John and Ethel; Corrine not listed.
  29. [S3917] Polk's Redding City Directory, 1959 pg 314 shows motel location; pg 335 shows John and Ethel; Corrine not listed.
  30. [S130] "Social Security Death Index," Rootsweb.com, record for John Wiest, Soc. Sec. No. 339-07-3365, shows month, year, and last residence as 96003 (Redding, Shasta, CA).
  31. [S233] Rootsweb.com, online, "California Death Records," record for John Roger Wiest, accessed 31 May 2002, shows date and county.
  32. [S1224] John Wiest household, 1930 U.S. Census, Cook Co., Illinois, shows him as the son of her husband.
  33. [S3915] John R. Wiest household, 1940 U.S. Census, Butte Co., California, shows him as the son of her husband.