Arminda V. Hill1

F, b. circa 1864
FatherGeorge Chapman Hill1 b. 3 Jun 1811, d. 23 Jan 1888
MotherRebecca Cruikshanks1 b. 8 Apr 1826, d. 2 Nov 1927
Birth*c 1864 West Virginia1 
Residence*1870 Union, Pocahontas Co., West Virginia; Age 6, born in West Virginia1 

Citations

  1. [S329] 1870 US Federal Census, Union, Pocahontas Co., West Virgnia.

Geroge C. Hill1

M, b. circa 1869
FatherGeorge Chapman Hill1 b. 3 Jun 1811, d. 23 Jan 1888
MotherRebecca Cruikshanks1 b. 8 Apr 1826, d. 2 Nov 1927
Birth*c 1869 West Virginia1 
Residence*1870 Union, Pocahontas Co., West Virginia; Age 1, born in West Virginia1 

Citations

  1. [S329] 1870 US Federal Census, Union, Pocahontas Co., West Virgnia.

Loyal McAvoy1

M, b. circa 1834
FatherJames McAvoy1 b. c 1810
MotherLouisa Young1 b. c 1815
Appears on charts:Descendants of Zaccheus Gould
Birth*c 1834 Virginia1 
Residence*1850 Lewis Co., Virginia; Age 16, born in Virginia, Farmer1 

Citations

  1. [S327] 1850 US Federal Census, Lewis Co., Virginia; Image 168.

Sophronia McAvoy1

F, b. circa 1844
FatherJames McAvoy1 b. c 1810
MotherLouisa Young1 b. c 1815
Appears on charts:Descendants of Zaccheus Gould
Birth*c 1844 Virginia1 
Residence*1850 Lewis Co., Virginia; Age 6, born in Virginia1 

Citations

  1. [S327] 1850 US Federal Census, Lewis Co., Virginia; Image 168.

Lyda McAvoy1

F, b. circa 1849
FatherJames McAvoy1 b. c 1810
MotherLouisa Young1 b. c 1815
Appears on charts:Descendants of Zaccheus Gould
Birth*c 1849 Virginia1 
Residence*1850 Lewis Co., Virginia; Age 1, born in Virginia1 

Citations

  1. [S327] 1850 US Federal Census, Lewis Co., Virginia; Image 168.

Lloyd Young1

M, b. circa 1847
FatherPascal Paoli Young1 b. c 1795, d. 19 Jan 1852
MotherCynthia Phillips1 b. c 1800
Appears on charts:Descendants of Zaccheus Gould
Birth*c 1847 Virginia1 
Residence*1850 Lewis Co., Virginia; Age 3, born in Virginia1 

Citations

  1. [S327] 1850 US Federal Census, Lewis Co., Virginia; Image 178.

Clara (?)1,2

F, b. 21 January 1870, d. 28 May 1958
Married Name Trost3 
Married Name Schoenhoff1 
Birth*21 Jan 1870 Germany1,3 
Immigration*1886 1 
Residence1910 767 Van Buren, Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois; Age 37, born in Germany. Widow. Immigrated 1886. Cook at restaurant.

Enumerated with "brother" Henry Schoenhof age 51 (widower).4 
Marriage*30 Dec 1911 Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois; Henry is age 53, (Miss) Clar Laaser is 40. Both are living in Chicago. Marriage license signed 14 November 1911, marriage performed on 30 December 1911 by Thoecker Echert, pastor of 1134 Ashland Ave.; Principal=Henry Schoenhoff1,2
Residence*1920 2233 Ford Ave, Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois1 
Residence1930 Jackson, Porter Co., Indiana; Age 61, born in Germany, both parents born in Germany, immigrated 18865 
Marriage*16 Nov 1934 Valpariso, Porter Co., Indiana; Principal=William Jospeh Trost3 
Residence1940 Jackson, Porter Co., Indiiana; Age 70, born in Germany.6 
Death*28 May 1958 Holy Family Hospital, LaPorte, Porter Co., Indiana; Age 88, born in Germany. Died 28 May 1858 in LaPorte, Indiana. usual resdience is Westville, RR #1. Cause of death: Arteriosclerotic Ht. disease (2 years). Informant is William J. Trost. Parnets names are unknown. Burial at Chesterton Cemtery in Chesterton, Indiana on 31 May 1958.

Obituary in the Vidette-Messenger (Valpariso, Indiana) on 28 May 1958

MRS. W.J. TROST

Mrs. Clara (Schoenhoff) Trost, 88, wife of William Joseph Trost of Jackson township, RFD 1, Westville, died in Holy Family hospital, LaPorte, at 2:30 a.m. today. She had been ill for the past year. Death was attributed to a heart seizure suffered May 15. She had been hospitalized since that time.

She was born Jan 21, 1870, in Germany, and had been a resident of Burdick and the Westville community for the past 30 years. She was a member of the Lutheran church.

Nov 16, 1834, she was married to William Joseph Trost of Westville, in Valpariso.

Besides the husband and one stepdaughter, Mrs. Clarence Heiden of LaPorte, and a number of nieces and nephews survive.

The Rev. Paul Mast of the United Missionary church of LaPorte will officiate at funeral services which will be held at the Weaver Funeral home in Westville on Saturday at 2 p.m. with interment in Chesteron at the Chesterton cemetery.

Friends may call after 7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home until time of services.
3 
Burial*31 May 1958 Chesterton Cemetery, Chesterton, Porter Co., Indiana 

Family 1

Henry Schoenhoff b. 15 Nov 1858, d. 4 Feb 1931
Marriage*30 Dec 1911 Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois; Henry is age 53, (Miss) Clar Laaser is 40. Both are living in Chicago. Marriage license signed 14 November 1911, marriage performed on 30 December 1911 by Thoecker Echert, pastor of 1134 Ashland Ave.; Principal=Henry Schoenhoff1,2

Family 2

William Jospeh Trost b. 4 Jul 1870, d. 2 May 1960
Marriage*16 Nov 1934 Valpariso, Porter Co., Indiana; Principal=William Jospeh Trost3 

Citations

  1. [S326] 1920 US Federal Census, Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois; ED 1127.
  2. [S1553] Cook County, Illinois Marriages Index, 1871-1920 (Ancestry.com), Henry Schoenhoff and Clara Laaser, married 30 Dec 1911 in Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois.
  3. [S1555] Clara Trost, Certificate of Death Porter Co., Indiana, Certificate #58-16722, 2 June 1958, Wright Co., MN, Clara Trost, died 28 May 1858, LaPorte, Porter Co., Indiana, Certificate #58-106722.
  4. [S325] 1910 US Federal Census, Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois; ED 847, Image 10.
  5. [S356] 1930 US Federal Census, Jackson, Porter Co., Indiana; ED 64-11.
  6. [S1210] 1940 US Federal Census, Jackson, Porter Co., Indiana; ED 64-12, Image 2.

William Jospeh Trost1

M, b. 4 July 1870, d. 2 May 1960
Marriage* Principal=Louise Hartz 
Birth*4 Jul 1870 Tracy, Indiana 
Marriage*16 Nov 1934 Valpariso, Porter Co., Indiana; Principal=Clara (?)1 
Residence*1940 Jackson, Porter Co., Indiiana; Age 69, born in Indiana. Farmer agent.

Enumerated with Clara 70.2 
Death*2 May 1960 Anderson's Nursing Home, LaPorte, Porter Co., Indiana; Obituary in the Vidette-Messenger (Valparaiso, Indiana) on 3 May 1960:

WILLIAM JOSEPH TROST
WESTVILLE - William Joseph Trost, 89 RFT1, Westville, died Monday at Anderson's Nursing home, LaPorte, after a nine month illness.

He was a lifelong resident of the area, a retired farmer, memober of I.O.O.F. , Westville, and the Masonic Lodge.

Born July 4, 1870, at Tracy, Ind., he was the son of Frederick and Mary (Schoof) Trost. He married Louise Hartz, who preceded him in death in 1923, and several years later married Clara Schoenhoff, who preceded him in death in May 1958. Two sons, Gordon and George, also preceded him in death.

He is survived by one daughter, Mrs. Dorothy Heiden, LaPorte, four grandchildren, eight great grandchildren, and several great-great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at the Weaver Funeral home, Westville, at 2:30 p.m. Thursday, with the Reve. J.J. Bailey, First Methodist church, officiating. Burial will be in Westville cemetery.

Friends may call at the funeral home from 1:30 Wednesday until time of services. 

Family 1

Louise Hartz d. 1923

Family 2

Clara (?) b. 21 Jan 1870, d. 28 May 1958

Citations

  1. [S1555] Clara Trost, Certificate of Death Porter Co., Indiana, Certificate #58-16722, 2 June 1958, Wright Co., MN, Clara Trost, died 28 May 1858, LaPorte, Porter Co., Indiana, Certificate #58-106722.
  2. [S1210] 1940 US Federal Census, Jackson, Porter Co., Indiana; ED 64-12, Image 2.

Louise Hartz

F, d. 1923
Married Name Trost 
Marriage* Principal=William Jospeh Trost 
Death*1923  

Family

William Jospeh Trost b. 4 Jul 1870, d. 2 May 1960

Lyle Richard Thompson

M, b. 29 May 1929, d. 5 July 2007
Marriage* Principal=Donna Lee Cox 
Birth*29 May 1929 Meadville, Crawford Co., Pennsylvania 
Death*5 Jul 2007 Geneva, Ashtabula Co., Ohio 

Family

Donna Lee Cox b. 19 Dec 1929, d. 22 Jul 2012

Robert Roger Terry1

M, b. 17 September 1913, d. 10 May 1987
FatherGeorge R. Terry2
SSN* 563-12-94132 
Name Variation Bud 
Birthc 1913 Illinois 
Birth*17 Sep 1913 California3,2 
Milit-Beg*16 Mar 1945 Fort Snelling, Minneapolis, Hennepin Co., Minnesota; US Army

Enlistment record shows born in Illinois, living in Hennepin Co., Minnesota. Enlisted at Fort Snelling. Private. 4 Years of High School. Semiskilled chauffeurs and drivers, bus, taxi, truck and tractor. Married. Height 69"; Weight: 666?4,2 
Marriage*3 Jan 1946 Sioux Falls, Minnehaha Co., South Dakota; Robert R. Terry is 32 and divorced. Beulah LaRoque is 27 and Divorced. Both are listed as Nat-White. They were married by U.S. Army Chaplain, Foster B. Perry.; Principal=Beulah Mae Flute1,5 
Milit-End*24 Jan 1946  
Residence*1987 8411 Chestnut Ave, Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co., California2 
Death*10 May 1987 St. Francis Medical Center, Lynwood, Los Angeles Co., California; Age 73, born in California on 17 Sept 1913, died at St. Francis Medical Center in Lynwood, Los Angeles Co., Caliornia on 10 May 1987. Served in the military from 1945-46.

Father is George R. Terry, birthplace unknown. Mother is unknown. Surviving spouse is Virginia Dopson Terry. Residence of both Robert and Virginia is 9411 Chestnut Ave, Los Angeles, California.

Truck Driver for 35 years, employer is Modo Furniture Co in South Gate.

Cause of death is Arteriosclerlotic Cardiovascular Diesease of unknown duration.

Burial at ParkLawn Memorial Park in Commerce, California.3,2 
Burial*14 May 1987 Park Lawn Cemetery, Commerce, Los Angeles Co., California2 

Family

Beulah Mae Flute b. 17 Dec 1918, d. 7 Feb 2006
Marriage*3 Jan 1946 Sioux Falls, Minnehaha Co., South Dakota; Robert R. Terry is 32 and divorced. Beulah LaRoque is 27 and Divorced. Both are listed as Nat-White. They were married by U.S. Army Chaplain, Foster B. Perry.; Principal=Beulah Mae Flute1,5 
Children

Citations

  1. [S471] Minnesota Department of Health., Minnesota Birth Certificate Index (Minnesota Historical Society), Lynne Marie Terry, born 8 May 1951 in Hennepin Co., Minnesota, Cert #1951-MN-052983.
  2. [S1776] Robert Roger Terry, Certificate of Death Los Angeles Co., California, File #3-71??21485, Filed: 14 May 1987, Wright Co., MN,.
  3. [S478] Center for Health Statistics State of California Department of Health Services., California Death Index 1940-1997 (Ancestry.com; Provo UT), Robert R. Terry, died 17 Sep 1913 in Los Angeles Co., California, SS#563-12-9413.
  4. [S996] Www.ancestry.com, Robert R. Terry, enlisted 16 Mar 1945 at For Snelling, Minnesota.
  5. [S944] South Dakota Department of Health., South Dakota Marriagaes 1905-2013 (Ancestry.com), Robert R. Terry and Beulah LaRouque, married 3 Jan 1946 in Minnehaha Co., South Dakota, Certificate #241513.
  6. [S471] Minnesota Department of Health., Minnesota Birth Certificate Index (Minnesota Historical Society), Roger Wendell Terry, born 4 Feb 1946 in Hennepin Co., Minnesota, Cert #1946-MN-003642.
  7. [S471] Minnesota Department of Health., Minnesota Birth Certificate Index (Minnesota Historical Society), Roberta Mae Terry, born 20 Sep 1947 in Hennepin Co., Minnesota, Cert #1947-MN-066208.

Beulah Mae Flute1

F, b. 17 December 1918, d. 7 February 2006
FatherTera Taylor Flute2 b. 10 Feb 1891, d. Apr 1972
MotherLevina G. Cordier b. 21 Feb 1895, d. 23 Jul 1972
Married Name Terry1 
Birth*17 Dec 1918 South Dakota2 
Residence1920 West side of 2nd St, Peever, Roberts Co., South Dakota; Age 1 year 1 month, born in South Dakota3 
Enumerated30 Jun 1921 Sisseton, Roberts Co., South Dakota; Born in 1918. Enumerated with the Sisseton-Wahpeton Tribe, Sisseton Agency, in South Dakota on 30 June 19214 
Enumerated*30 Jun 1922 Sisseton, Roberts Co., South Dakota; born in 1918. Enumerated with the Sisseton-Wahpeton Tribe, Sisseton Agency, in South Dakota on 30 June 19225 
Enumerated30 Jun 1927 Born 1918, 5/8 Indian, Enumerated with the Sisseton Wahpeton Tribe at the Sisseton Agency, South Dakota.6 
Residence1 Apr 1932 Saint Paul, Ramsey Co., Minnesota; Age 13, born 17 Dec 1918. Enumerated with the Sioux Tribe at Lake Traverse, Sisseton, South Dakota but is residing in Saint Paul, Ramsey Co., Minnesota 5/8 Indian7 
Marriage* Principal=Robert Fayette LaRoque 
Residence*1 Jan 1936 Saint Paul, Ramsey Co., Minnesota; Age 17, Sioux Tribe, 5/8 degree of blood.2 
Married Name La Roque 
Residence1 Jan 1937 Saint Paul, Ramsey Co., Minnesota; Age 18, born 17 Dec 1918. Enumerated with the Sioux Tribe at Lake Traverse, Sisseton, South Dakota but is residing in Saint Paul, Ramsey Co., Minnesota 5/8 Indian8 
Residence1940 8th St S, Minneapolis, Hennepin Co., Minnesota; Age 21, born in South Dakota.

Emumerated with Faith La Roque 39 
Marriage*3 Jan 1946 Sioux Falls, Minnehaha Co., South Dakota; Robert R. Terry is 32 and divorced. Beulah LaRoque is 27 and Divorced. Both are listed as Nat-White. They were married by U.S. Army Chaplain, Foster B. Perry.; Principal=Robert Roger Terry1,10 
Married Name21 Oct 1961 Roberson11 
Marriage*21 Oct 1961 Anoka Co., Minnesota; Principal=Ralph Albert Roberson11 
Death*7 Feb 2006 Hennepin Co., Minnesota; Beulah Roberson Obituary in the Star Tribune:

Roberson, Beulah Mae Flute age 87, of Mpls., MN, died on Feb. 7, 2006. She was born Dec. 15, 1918 in Sisseton, SD. Preceded in death by her parents, Lavina Townsend Taylor and Taylor Flute; daughter, Roberta Starr; 3 sisters; 2 brothers; 2 grandchildren. Survived by her children, Bob, Chuck, Bill, Roger, Shawn, David, Faith, Georgia Lee, Lynne, Sherri, Pam; 34 grandchildren; 30 great grandchildren; 1 great great grandchild; many other extended family and friends. Services will be held at Indian Ministries, 3045 Park Ave. at 7:00 PM on Thursday, Feb. 9th. Thomson-Dougherty 612-871-4407
This obituary was originally published in the Star Tribune.12 

Family 1

Robert Fayette LaRoque b. 27 Dec 1916, d. 25 Jun 1986
Marriage* Principal=Robert Fayette LaRoque 
Children

Family 2

Robert Roger Terry b. 17 Sep 1913, d. 10 May 1987
Marriage*3 Jan 1946 Sioux Falls, Minnehaha Co., South Dakota; Robert R. Terry is 32 and divorced. Beulah LaRoque is 27 and Divorced. Both are listed as Nat-White. They were married by U.S. Army Chaplain, Foster B. Perry.; Principal=Robert Roger Terry1,10 
Children

Family 3

Ralph Albert Roberson b. c 1912, d. 17 Jun 1989
Marriage*21 Oct 1961 Anoka Co., Minnesota; Principal=Ralph Albert Roberson11 
Child

Citations

  1. [S471] Minnesota Department of Health., Minnesota Birth Certificate Index (Minnesota Historical Society), Lynne Marie Terry, born 8 May 1951 in Hennepin Co., Minnesota, Cert #1951-MN-052983.
  2. [S1556] US Indian Census, Census on 1 Jan 1936: Beulah Mae Flute, Sious Tribe, Lake Traverse, Sisseton Agency, South Dakota.
  3. [S326] 1920 US Federal Census, Peever, Roberts Co., South Dakota; ED 255, Image 4.
  4. [S1556] US Indian Census, Sisseton-Wahpeton Tribe, Sisseton Agency, South Dakota Enumeration on 30 June 1921.
  5. [S1556] US Indian Census, Sisseton-Wahpeton Tribe, Sisseton Agency, South Dakota Enumeration on 30 June 1922.
  6. [S1556] US Indian Census, Sisseton Wahpeton Tribe, Sisseton Agency, South Dakota; Enumeration of 30 June 1927.
  7. [S1556] US Indian Census, Sioux Tribe, Lake Traverse, Sisseton Agency, South Dakota Enumeration on 1 April 1932.
  8. [S1556] US Indian Census, Sioux Tribe, Lake Traverse, Sisseton Agency, South Dakota Enumeration on 1 Jan 1937.
  9. [S1210] 1940 US Federal Census, Minneapolis, Hennepin Co., Minnesota; ED 89-165, Image 5.
  10. [S944] South Dakota Department of Health., South Dakota Marriagaes 1905-2013 (Ancestry.com), Robert R. Terry and Beulah LaRouque, married 3 Jan 1946 in Minnehaha Co., South Dakota, Certificate #241513.
  11. [S1557] Minnesota Marriage Collection, 1958-2001 (Ancestry.com), Ralph A. Roberson married Beulah M. Terry on 21 Oct 1961 in Anoka Co., Minnesota.
  12. [S418] Social Security Administration., US Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014 (Ancestry.com), Beulah Mae Roberson, died 7 Feb 2006. Last residence is Minneapolis, Hennepin Co., Minnesota.
  13. [S471] Minnesota Department of Health., Minnesota Birth Certificate Index (Minnesota Historical Society), Baby Girl La Roque, born 26 June 1940 in Hennepin Co., Minnesota, Cert #1940-MN-036416.
  14. [S471] Minnesota Department of Health., Minnesota Birth Certificate Index (Minnesota Historical Society), Roger Wendell Terry, born 4 Feb 1946 in Hennepin Co., Minnesota, Cert #1946-MN-003642.
  15. [S471] Minnesota Department of Health., Minnesota Birth Certificate Index (Minnesota Historical Society), Roberta Mae Terry, born 20 Sep 1947 in Hennepin Co., Minnesota, Cert #1947-MN-066208.
  16. [S471] Minnesota Department of Health., Minnesota Birth Certificate Index (Minnesota Historical Society), David Allen Roberson, born 17 May 1959 in Hennepin Co., Minnesota, Cert #1959-MN-007932.

Tera Taylor Flute

M, b. 10 February 1891, d. April 1972
FatherZachary Flute b. 1852, d. 3 May 1925
MotherJulia Cedus b. c 1874
Name Variation Tere 
Name Variation "Chief Red Fox" 
Name Variation Taylor Alfred Flute1 
Name Variation Tara 
BirthJan 1891 North Dakota2 
Birth*10 Feb 1891 Peever, Roberts Co., South Dakota1 
Enumerated30 Jun 1891 Age 3 months. Enumerated with the Sisseton Wahpeton Tribe at Lake Traverse.3 
Birth10 Feb 1892 Peever, Roberts Co., South Dakota4 
Enumerated30 Jun 1893 Age 2. Enumerated with the Sisseton Wahpeton Tribe at Lake Traverse.5 
Enumerated1900 Flandreau Indian School, Flandreau, Moody Co., South Dakota; Age 7, born Jan 1891 in North Dakota. Both parents born in Minnesota. sioux Tribe, no white blood.2 
Enumerated30 Jun 1903 Age 10. Enumerated with the Sisseton Wahpeton Tribe at the Sisseton Agency, South Dakota.6 
Residence1905 South Dakota; Age 14, born in South Dakota, both parents born in South Dakota7 
EnumeratedJun 1909 Sisseton Agency, Roberts Co., South Dakota; Age 18. Enumerated with the Sisseton-Wahpeton Tribe, Sisseton Agency, South Dakota.8 
Residence1915 Lawrence (Peever), Roberts Co., South Dakota; Age 23, farmer, Indian. Born in south DakotaMother born in Minnesota. Single9 
Marriage*20 Dec 1915 Roberts Co., South Dakota; Taylor is 22 and lives in Peever, Roberts Co., South Dakota; Levina is 19 and lives in Granite Falls, Yellow Medicine Co., Minnesota.

Both are listed as Indian (Half Blood).; Principal=Levina G. Cordier10,11 
WWI Draft*1 Jun 1917 Sisseton Agency, Roberts Co., South Dakota; Age 25, born 10 Feb 1892 in Peever, South Dakota. No occupation. Dependents includ a wife and child. Indian. Medium height, medium build, brown eyes, black hair.4 
Residence1920 West side of 2nd St, Peever, Roberts Co., South Dakota; Age 28, born in South Dakota, occupation: none; race: Indian

Enumerated with Luvina 23, Clifford 3 years 2 months and Beulah 1 year 1 month. Also with roomer, Lucy Thompson 5010 
Enumerated30 Jun 1921 Sisseton, Roberts Co., South Dakota; Born in 1892. Enumerated with the Sisseton-Wahpeton Tribe, Sisseton Agency, in South Dakota on 30 June 192112 
Enumerated*30 Jun 1922 Sisseton, Roberts Co., South Dakota; Enumerated as a member of the Sisseton-Wahpeton tribe at Sisseton, South Dakota.

Enumerated as the father of Clifford Elmer (b. 1916), Beulah May (b. 1918) and of Edwin (born 29 Nov 1920)13 
Enumerated30 Jun 1927 Born 1892; 3/4 Indian, Enumerated with the Sisseton Wahpeton Tribe at the Sisseton Agency, South Dakota.

Enumerated as Tera Taylor Flute. Also listed: Clifford Elmer 1916, Beulah May 1918, and Edwin 192014 
Residence1930 Spring Grove, Roberts Co., South Dakota; Age 40, single, born in South Dakota, father is mixed blood, mother is Sisseton Sioux. No occupation. Living as a lodger in the family of Herbert and Louise Spider.15 
Residence1 Apr 1932 Flandreau, Moody Co., South Dakota; Age 40, born in 1893. Enumerated with the Sioux Tribe at Lake Traverse, Sisseton, South Dakota but is residing in Flandreau, Moody Co. South Dakota. 3/4 Indian

Enumerated with children who are living in St. Paul, Minnesota: Clifford E. 15, Beulah May 13, and Edwin 1116 
Residence*1936 Flandreau, Moody Co., South Dakota; Age 43, widower; Sioux Tribe, 3/4 degree of blood.

Listed along with children (who live in Saint Paul) Clifford E. 19, Beulah Mae 17, and Edwin 15.1 
Residence1 Jan 1937 Flandreau, Moody Co., South Dakota; Age 44, born 1892 Enumerated with the Sioux Tribe at Lake Traverse, Sisseton, South Dakota but is residing in Flandreau, Moody Co., South Dakota 3/4 Indian, widower.

Enumerated with Clifford E. 20, Beulah M. 18, and Edwin 16 - all of whom are residing in Saint Paul17 
Marriage* Principal=Mary (?)18 
Residence1940 Benson Co., North Dakota; Age 49, born in South Dakota, Indian. Ward attendant at US Indian Service.

Enumerated with Mary 69 and with adopted daughter, Elma Rita Twohearts 1918 
WWII Draft*27 Apr 1942 Fort Totten, Benson Co., North Dakota; Age 51, born in Peever South Dakota on 10 Feb 1891. Residing at Fort Totten, Benson Co., North Dakota. Mrs. Taylor Flute, same address, will always know how to contact him.

Emloyed by the US Dept of Int. Indian Service CC at Fort Totten.5'7" height, brown eyes, black hair, ruddy complexion.19 
Death*Apr 1972 Last Residence: Browns Valley, Traverse Co., Minnesota (but he is not in Minnesota Death Records, so perhaps died elsewhere).20 
Burial* Ascension Presbyterian Cemetery, Spring Grove, Roberts Co., South Dakota21 

Family 1

Levina G. Cordier b. 21 Feb 1895, d. 23 Jul 1972
Marriage*20 Dec 1915 Roberts Co., South Dakota; Taylor is 22 and lives in Peever, Roberts Co., South Dakota; Levina is 19 and lives in Granite Falls, Yellow Medicine Co., Minnesota.

Both are listed as Indian (Half Blood).; Principal=Levina G. Cordier10,11 
Children

Family 2

Mary (?) b. c 1871
Marriage* Principal=Mary (?)18 

Citations

  1. [S1556] US Indian Census, Census on 1 Jan 1936: Beulah Mae Flute, Sious Tribe, Lake Traverse, Sisseton Agency, South Dakota.
  2. [S157] 1900 US Federal Census, Flandreau, Moody Co., South Dakota; Flandreau Indian School; ED 272, Image 43.
  3. [S1556] US Indian Census, Sisseton Wahpeton Tribe at Lake Traverse; Enumeration of 30 June 1891.
  4. [S497] Www.ancestry.com, Taylor Alfred Flute, Sisseston-Wahpeton Agency, Sisseton, South Dakota.
  5. [S1556] US Indian Census, Sisseton Wahpeton Tribe at Lake Traverse; Enumeration of 30 June 1893.
  6. [S1556] US Indian Census, Sisseton Wahpeton Tribe, Sisseton Agency, South Dakota; Enumeration of 30 June 1903.
  7. [S1558] 1905 South Dakota State Census, South Dakota State Census, 1905.
  8. [S1556] US Indian Census, Sisseton-Wahpeton Tribe, Sisseton Agency, South Dakota Enumeration in June 1909.
  9. [S1559] 1915 South Dakota State Census, Lawrence Township, Roberts Co., South Dakota.
  10. [S326] 1920 US Federal Census, Peever, Roberts Co., South Dakota; ED 255, Image 4.
  11. [S944] South Dakota Department of Health., South Dakota Marriagaes 1905-2013 (Ancestry.com), Miss Levina Cordier married Taylor Flude (both reported as half-blood Indians) at Roberts Co., South Dakota on 20 Dec 1915.
  12. [S1556] US Indian Census, Sisseton-Wahpeton Tribe, Sisseton Agency, South Dakota Enumeration on 30 June 1921.
  13. [S1556] US Indian Census, Sisseton-Wahpeton Tribe, Sisseton Agency, South Dakota; Enumeration on 30 June 1922.
  14. [S1556] US Indian Census, Sisseton Wahpeton Tribe, Sisseton Agency, South Dakota; Enumeration of 30 June 1927.
  15. [S356] 1930 US Federal Census, Spring Grove, Roberts Co., South Dakota; ED 34, Image 6.
  16. [S1556] US Indian Census, Sioux Tribe, Lake Traverse, Sisseton Agency, South Dakota Enumeration on 1 April 1932.
  17. [S1556] US Indian Census, Sioux Tribe, Lake Traverse, Sisseton Agency, South Dakota Enumeration on 1 Jan 1937.
  18. [S1210] 1940 US Federal Census, Township 152, Range 65, Benson Co., North Dakota; ED 3-46, Image 5.
  19. [S654] Www.ancestry.com, Taylor Alfred Flute, Minnewaukan, Benson Co., North Dakota.
  20. [S418] Social Security Administration., US Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014 (Ancestry.com), Taylor Flute, died April 1972; Last Residence: Browns Valley, Traverse Co., Minnesota; SSN: 474-22-1330.
  21. [S1069] Find A Grave., Find A Grave Website (www.findagrave.com), Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 03 July 2018), memorial page for Taylor Flute (unknown–unknown), Find A Grave Memorial no. 150208846, citing Ascension Presbyterian Cemetery, Spring Grove, Roberts County, South Dakota, USA ; Maintained by L Nystrom (contributor 47094731) .
  22. [S471] Minnesota Department of Health., Minnesota Birth Certificate Index (Minnesota Historical Society), [No Name] Flute born 26 July 1925 in Ramsey Co. Associated Name: Cordier, Certificate # 1925-50722.

Clifford Elmer Flute

M, b. 14 November 1916, d. 11 April 1985
FatherTera Taylor Flute b. 10 Feb 1891, d. Apr 1972
MotherLevina G. Cordier b. 21 Feb 1895, d. 23 Jul 1972
Burial* Oak Hill Cemetery 
Name Variation Charles Flute1 
Birth*14 Nov 1916 Roberts Co., South Dakota1,2 
Residence1920 West side of 2nd St, Peever, Roberts Co., South Dakota; Age 3 years 2 months, born in South Dakota3 
Enumerated30 Jun 1921 Sisseton, Roberts Co., South Dakota; Born in 1916. Enumerated with the Sisseton-Wahpeton Tribe, Sisseton Agency, in South Dakota on 30 June 19214 
Enumerated*30 Jun 1922 Sisseton, Roberts Co., South Dakota; Born in 1916. Enumerated with the Sisseton-Wahpeton Tribe, Sisseton Agency, in South Dakota on 30 June 19225 
Enumerated30 Jun 1927 Born 1916, 5/8 Indian, Enumerated with the Sisseton Wahpeton Tribe at the Sisseton Agency, South Dakota.6 
Residence1 Apr 1932 Saint Paul, Ramsey Co., Minnesota; Age 15, born 14 Nov 1916 Enumerated with the Sioux Tribe at Lake Traverse, Sisseton, South Dakota but is residing in Saint Paul, Ramsey Co., Minnesota 5/8 Indian
7 
Residence*1 Jan 1936 Saint Paul, Ramsey Co., Minnesota; Age 19; Sioux Tribe, 5/8 degree of blood.8 
Residence1 Jan 1937 Saint Paul, Ramsey Co., Minnesota; Age 20, born 14 Nov 1916 Enumerated with the Sioux Tribe at Lake Traverse, Sisseton, South Dakota but is residing in Saint Paul, Ramsey Co., Minnesota 5/8 Indian9 
Death*11 Apr 1985 Hennepin Co., Minnesota; Obituary in the Star Tribune (Minneapolis, Minnesota) on 13 April 1985:

Flute
Clifford, age 68, of 1515 Park Ave. Survived by sisters Beulah Roberson & Delores Quamme; brother, Edwin Flute; nieces and nephews. Service 2 pm Monday at McDivitt-Hauge Chapel, 32nd St. at Minnehahah Ave S. Interment Oak Hill Cemetery. Visitiation Sunday 4-7 pm.

From Death Certificate:

Age 68, born 14 Dec 1916 in South Dakota to Taylor Flute and Lavina Cordier. Died on 11 April 1985 at Ebenezer Caroline Center in Minneapolis, Hennepin Co., Minnesota. Cause of death: empyzema with broncho pluural fistula due to bronchilal obstruction from tumor due to squamous cell carcinoma of lung. Fathre was born in Nebraska, mother was born in South Dakota. Informant is Beulah Roberson.

Divorced. Worked in concessions at carnival.10,11,2 
Burial15 Apr 1985 Oak Hill Cemetery, Minneapolis, Hennepin Co., Minnesota2 

Citations

  1. [S1769] South Dakota Department of Health., South Dakota Births Index 1856-1917 (Ancestry.com), Charles Flute, born 14 Nov 1916 in roberts Co., South Dakota. Parents are Taylor Flute and Elvina Cordier. State File # 142219.
  2. [S1784] Clifford Elmer Flute, Certificate of Death Hennepin Co., Minnesota; Cert #: 1985-MN-09620, Filed: 6 May 1985, Wright Co., MN,.
  3. [S326] 1920 US Federal Census, Peever, Roberts Co., South Dakota; ED 255, Image 4.
  4. [S1556] US Indian Census, Sisseton-Wahpeton Tribe, Sisseton Agency, South Dakota Enumeration on 30 June 1921.
  5. [S1556] US Indian Census, Sisseton-Wahpeton Tribe, Sisseton Agency, South Dakota Enumeration on 30 June 1922.
  6. [S1556] US Indian Census, Sisseton Wahpeton Tribe, Sisseton Agency, South Dakota; Enumeration of 30 June 1927.
  7. [S1556] US Indian Census, Sioux Tribe, Lake Traverse, Sisseton Agency, South Dakota Enumeration on 1 April 1932.
  8. [S1556] US Indian Census, Census on 1 Jan 1936: Beulah Mae Flute, Sious Tribe, Lake Traverse, Sisseton Agency, South Dakota.
  9. [S1556] US Indian Census, Sioux Tribe, Lake Traverse, Sisseton Agency, South Dakota Enumeration on 1 Jan 1937.
  10. [S418] Social Security Administration., US Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014 (Ancestry.com), Clifford Flute, SSN 476-10-2120, died in April 1985; Last Residence: Hennepin Co., Minnesota.
  11. [S383] State of Minnesota., Minnesota Death Index 1908-2002 Clifford Elmer Flute, died 11 April 1985 in Hennepin Co., Minnesota.

Levina G. Cordier

F, b. 21 February 1895, d. 23 July 1972
FatherJoseph V. Cordier1 b. c 1869, d. 28 Jun 1937
MotherSophie Genick2 b. 12 Apr 1871, d. 21 Nov 1952
Name Variation Luverne Cordier (Ross) 
Name Variation Lavinia3 
Married Name Ortley4 
Name Variation Luvina Cordier5,6 
SSN* 476-10-68327 
Birth*21 Feb 1895 Santee, Knox Co., Nebraska5 
ResidenceJul 1903 Yankton, South Dakota; Age 8, Yanktonai Sioux Tribe8 
Residence1905 South Dakota; Male, Native American, age 36, Lived in State for 36 years. Father's birthplace: France9 
Residence1910 Minnesota Falls, Yellow Medicine Co., Minnesota; Age 14, born in Nebraska 1/2 Indian, 1/2 White. Both parents were a member of the Sioux Tibe.10 
Married Name Flute5 
Residence1915 Granite Falls, Yellow Medicine Co., Minnesota11 
Marriage*20 Dec 1915 Roberts Co., South Dakota; Taylor is 22 and lives in Peever, Roberts Co., South Dakota; Levina is 19 and lives in Granite Falls, Yellow Medicine Co., Minnesota.

Both are listed as Indian (Half Blood).; Principal=Tera Taylor Flute5,11 
Residence1 Jun 1918 Pipestone Agency, Minnesota; Born 1896, recorded in the Sioux Census of Indians of Pipestone Agency, Minnesota12 
Residence*1920 West side of 2nd St, Peever, Roberts Co., South Dakota; Age 23, born in Nebraska, race: Indian5 
Marriage* Principal=Clarence Herman Ortley4 
Residence1930 217 Pleasant Ave, Saint Paul, Ramsey Co., Minnesota; Age 34, married at age 21, born in Nebraska. Father born in South Dakota and mother born in Nebraska. Enumerated as "Alvina G. Cordier"13 
Enumerated*1 Apr 1930 Sisseton, Roberts Co., South Dakota; Age 34. Enumerated with the Santee Sioux Tribe of the Yankton, Nebraska Agency. 1/4 blood.14 
Enumerated1 Apr 1934 Age 38, enumerated with the tribe: Santee, Winnebago Agency, Nebraska. Residing at Sisseton, Roberts Co., South Dakota. Her sister Josephine is enumerated next to her. 1/4 Blood Native American15 
Residence1 Jan 1937 Age 40, enumerated with the tribe: Santee, Winnebago Agency, Nebraska. Residing at Sisseton, Roberts Co., South Dakota. Her sisterJosephine is enumerated next to her. Full blood native American16 
Residence1940 272 Fuller Ave, Saint Paul, Ramsey Co., Minnesota; Age 44, born in Nebraska.

Enumerated wtih Delores 9 and Darlene 117 
Married Name Townsend 
Residence1972 722 Selby Ave, Apt 7, Saint Paul, Ramsey Co., Minnesota7 
Death*23 Jul 1972 Bannochie Nursing Home, Minneapolis, Hennepin Co., Minnesota; From the death certificate: Age 77, born 21 February 1895 in Santie Nebraska, caucasian. Died on 23 July 1972 at Bannochie Nursing Home in Minneapolis. Cause of death: Diabetes Mellitis.

Father is listed as Joseph V. Cordier. Mother as Sophia Wilson. Birthplaces of parents "unknown." Informant is: mortuary records.

She is divorced from Harry Towsend and was living at 722 Selby Ave, Apt 7, in Saint Paul, Minnesota.

Obituary published in the Saint Paul Pioneer Press on 25 September 1972, page 12:

Townsend - Levina G. July 23. Formerly of 722 Selby. Survived by two sons and two daughters, Edward and Clifford Flute, Mrs. Ralph Roberson, all of Mpls., Mrs. Richard Quamme of Shakopee, one sister and one brother, Mrs. Josephine Cook of Granite Falls and Ernest Ross of St. Paul, also grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. Visitation at KESSLER-MAGUIRE FUNERAL HOME Tuesday 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Funeral services Granite Falls Assembly of God Wednesday 2 p.m.18,19 
Burial*26 Jul 1972 Doncaster Cemetery, Granite Falls, Yellow Medicine Co., Minnesota18,20 

Family 1

Tera Taylor Flute b. 10 Feb 1891, d. Apr 1972
Marriage*20 Dec 1915 Roberts Co., South Dakota; Taylor is 22 and lives in Peever, Roberts Co., South Dakota; Levina is 19 and lives in Granite Falls, Yellow Medicine Co., Minnesota.

Both are listed as Indian (Half Blood).; Principal=Tera Taylor Flute5,11 
Children

Family 2

Clarence Herman Ortley b. 17 Aug 1899
Marriage* Principal=Clarence Herman Ortley4 
Child

Citations

  1. [S1556] US Indian Census, Census on 18 Aug 1896 Yankton Si Tribe, Yankton, South Dakota.
  2. [S383] State of Minnesota., Minnesota Death Index 1908-2002 Levina G. Townsend, eid 23 July 1972 in Hennepin Co., Minneosta; MN-1972-1853079.
  3. [S1556] US Indian Census, Josephine H. Cordier, Santee Sioux, Yankton, Nebraska Tribe, 30 April 1930.
  4. [S1770] Diane L. Sewell,.
  5. [S326] 1920 US Federal Census, Peever, Roberts Co., South Dakota; ED 255, Image 4.
  6. [S944] South Dakota Department of Health., South Dakota Marriagaes 1905-2013 (Ancestry.com), Miss Levina Cordier married Taylor Flude (both reported as half-blood Indians) at Granite Falls, Yellow Medicine Co. on 20 Dec 1915.
  7. [S1560] Levina G. Townsend, Certificate of Death Hennepin Co., Minnesota, Certificate #MN-1972-019354, 8 Aug 1972, Wright Co., MN,.
  8. [S1556] US Indian Census, Yankton, 1895-1905, census date July 1903, image 421.
  9. [S1558] 1905 South Dakota State Census,.
  10. [S325] 1910 US Federal Census, Minnesota Falls, Yellow Medicine Co., Minnesota; ED 187, Image 13.
  11. [S944] South Dakota Department of Health., South Dakota Marriagaes 1905-2013 (Ancestry.com), Miss Levina Cordier married Taylor Flude (both reported as half-blood Indians) at Roberts Co., South Dakota on 20 Dec 1915.
  12. [S1556] US Indian Census, Luverne Cordier (Ross), Sioux Tribe, Pipestone, Minnesota Agency, 30 June 1918.
  13. [S356] 1930 US Federal Census, Saint Paul, Ramsey Co., Minnesota; ED 43, Image 28.
  14. [S1556] US Indian Census, Lavinia Cordier, Santee Sioux, Yankton, Nebraska Tribe, 30 April 1930.
  15. [S1556] US Indian Census, Josephine H. Cook, recorded 1 April 1934. married, head of househod Santee Reservation, Winnebago Agency, Nebraska.
  16. [S1556] US Indian Census, Josephine H. Cook, recorded 1 Jan 1937. married, head of househod Santee Reservation, Winnebago Agency, Nebraska.
  17. [S1210] 1940 US Federal Census, Saint Paul, Ramsey Co., Minnesota; ED 90-184, Image 26.
  18. [S1069] Find A Grave., Find A Grave Website (www.findagrave.com), Levina G. Townsend, died 23 July 1972, buried at Doncaster Cemetery, Granite Falls, Yellow Medicine Co., Minnesota; Memorial #149295684.
  19. [S383] State of Minnesota., Minnesota Death Index 1908-2002 Levina G. Townsend, died 23 July 1972 in Hennepin Co., Minnesota; Certificate: MN-1982-019354.
  20. [S3] Elva 'Joyce' Brandvold Durgin, Joyce Brandvold Hand Copied Records, Mormon CFI,.
  21. [S471] Minnesota Department of Health., Minnesota Birth Certificate Index (Minnesota Historical Society), [No Name] Flute born 26 July 1925 in Ramsey Co. Associated Name: Cordier, Certificate # 1925-50722.

Joseph V. Cordier

M, b. circa 1869, d. 28 June 1937
FatherCharles Victor Cordier b. c 1817
MotherThirisa Josethe1 b. c 1844
Residence* Member of the Yankton Si Tribe, Yankton Agency, South Dakota2 
Name Variation Jaseph Cordier2 
Marriage* Principal=Sarah Claremont3 
Birthc 1868 Dakota Territory2 
Birth*c 1869 South Dakota4 
Residence1870 Vermillion, Clay Co., South Dakota; Age 1, born in the Dakota Territory.5 
Residence1880 Clay Co., Dakota Territory; Age 11, born in the Dakota Territory. father born in France.1 
Residence5 Aug 1886 Yankton, South Dakota; Age 176 
Marriage*18 Feb 1895 Yankton Agency, Yankton, Yankton Co., South Dakota; Principal=Sophie Genick7,8 
ResidenceJul 1903 Yankton, South Dakota; Age 34, Yanktonai Sioux Tribe

Listed with Sara C. Cordier (wife) 27 and Lavina age 89 
Residence1905 South Dakota; Age 36, Native American, Married. Born and has lived in South Dakota since 1869. Father born in France4 
Residence1915 South Dakota; Age 45, race:Red (Native American), born in South Dakota of French Indian natinality. Married. (Married in 1913), Sheet 42B10 
Residence1920 Wehehe, Charles Mix Co., South Dakota; Age 50, Indidan, single, born in South Dakota. Father born in France, mother born in Minnesota. Merchant, retail Store Keeper.11 
Residence1930 Wehehe, Charles Mix Co., South Dakota; Age 60, widower married at age 25. Born in South Dakota. Father born in France, mother born in South Dakota. Manager of Restaurant Store.

Enumerated with his daughter Josephine 30 and hired servant girl Vera LaMonte12 
Residence1937 Rosebud Agency, Yankton, South Dakota; Age 68, widower. 1/2 Yanktonai Sioux Indian, living where enrolled.13 
Death*28 Jun 1937 Greenwood, Charles Mix Co., South Dakota14 

Family 1

Sarah Claremont b. c 1876, d. 17 Aug 1911
Marriage* Principal=Sarah Claremont3 

Family 2

Sophie Genick b. 12 Apr 1871, d. 21 Nov 1952
Marriage*18 Feb 1895 Yankton Agency, Yankton, Yankton Co., South Dakota; Principal=Sophie Genick7,8 
Children

Citations

  1. [S330] 1880 US Federal Census, Clay Co., Dakota Territory, ED 12, Image 10.
  2. [S1556] US Indian Census, Census on 18 Aug 1896 Yankton Si Tribe, Yankton, South Dakota.
  3. [S383] State of Minnesota., Minnesota Death Index 1908-2002 Levina G. Townsend, eid 23 July 1972 in Hennepin Co., Minneosta; MN-1972-1853079.
  4. [S1558] 1905 South Dakota State Census,.
  5. [S329] 1870 US Federal Census, Clay Co., Dakota Territory, Imae 8.
  6. [S1556] US Indian Census, Yankton, South Dakota, image 107.
  7. [S1488] Social Security Administration., US Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007 (Ancestry.com), Joesphine Cordier/ Cook / Redwing, died 28 Oct 1999, daughter of Joseph Corbier (sic) and Sophie Genick.
  8. [S1770] Diane L. Sewell,.
  9. [S1556] US Indian Census, Yankton, 1895-1905, census date July 1903, image 421.
  10. [S1559] 1915 South Dakota State Census, Sheet 428.
  11. [S326] 1920 US Federal Census, Wahehe, Charles Mix Co., South Dakota; ED 42, Image 4.
  12. [S326] 1920 US Federal Census, Spring Grove, Roberts Co., South Dakota; ED 244, Image 1.
  13. [S1556] US Indian Census, Yankton, 1885-1940, Census Date 1 Jan 1937, Image 650.
  14. [S766] South Dakota Department of Health., South Dakota Death Index, 1905-1955 (Ancestry.com), Joseph Cordier, died 28 June 1937 in Charles Mix, South Dakota, page 143, certificate #176483.

Roger Wendell Terry1

M, b. 4 February 1946, d. January 2016
FatherRobert Roger Terry1 b. 17 Sep 1913, d. 10 May 1987
MotherBeulah Mae Flute1 b. 17 Dec 1918, d. 7 Feb 2006
Birth*4 Feb 1946 Hennepin Co., Minnesota1 
Death*Jan 2016 Obituary published in the Star Tribune on 16 Jan 2016

Terry, Roger Wendell age 69, of Lakeville. Survived by four brothers: Robert LaRoque, Charles LaRoque, William LaRoque and Shawn Terry; three sisters: Lynne Hanson, Sherri Billington and Pamela Roberson; many loving and caring nieces, nephews and caregivers. Preceded in death by a son Roger Nicholas Terry, grandfather "Chief Red Fox" Taylor Flute, grandmother Lavina Cordier Townshend, his parents Robert & Beulah Terry, sisters Faith Collier and Roberta "Sissy" Starr, a brother "Little Red Fox" David Roberson and by a great niece Denijah. Funeral services Wednesday, January 20th at 11:00 A.M., Church of Blessed Kateri, 3045 Park Avenue, in Minneapolis. Wake Wednesday one hour prior to services at the church. Serving the family Chilson Funeral Home Winsted 320-485-4447 chilsonfuneralhome.com 

Family

Child

Citations

  1. [S471] Minnesota Department of Health., Minnesota Birth Certificate Index (Minnesota Historical Society), Roger Wendell Terry, born 4 Feb 1946 in Hennepin Co., Minnesota, Cert #1946-MN-003642.

Roberta Mae Terry1

F, b. 20 September 1947, d. 28 September 1998
FatherRobert Roger Terry1 b. 17 Sep 1913, d. 10 May 1987
MotherBeulah Mae Flute1 b. 17 Dec 1918, d. 7 Feb 2006
Married Name Starr 
SSN* 473-58-29152 
Name Variation "Sissie-Bobbie" 
Birth*20 Sep 1947 Hennepin Co., Minnesota1 
Married Name14 Feb 1970 Zelenak3 
Residence*1998 2209 Madison St NE, Minneapolis, Hennepin Co., Minnesota2 
Death*28 Sep 1998 Fairview University Hospital, Minneapolis, Hennepin Co., Minnesota; Obituary published in the Minneapolis Tribune on 30 Sep 1998:

Starr
Roberta Mae "Sissie-Bobbie" Born Sept 20, 1947, died Sept 28, 1998. Survived by mother Beaulah; son, Jonah; 5 sisters, 6 brothers, many nieces, nephews, family & friends. Service Wed., 5 pm-10 pm. Office of Indian Ministry, 3045 Park Ave. Burial service Friday, Sisseton, SD

SSN: 473-58-2915

Death Certificate: Age 51, born on 20 Sept 1947 in Minneapolis. Died o 28 Sept 1998 in hospice care in Hennepin Co, Minnesota. Cause of death: pneumonia due to COPD. Other condition: metastatic breast cancer. Native American. Daugher of Robert Terry and Beulah M. Flute. Informant is Beulah M. Roberson.

Assembler, Production; Native American; divorced2 
Burial*1 Oct 1998 St. John's Cemetery, Sisseton, Roberts Co., South Dakota2 

Citations

  1. [S471] Minnesota Department of Health., Minnesota Birth Certificate Index (Minnesota Historical Society), Roberta Mae Terry, born 20 Sep 1947 in Hennepin Co., Minnesota, Cert #1947-MN-066208.
  2. [S1782] Roberta Mae Starr, Certificate of Death Hennepin Co., Minnesota; Cert #1998-MN-029112, 1 Oct 1998, Wright Co., MN,.
  3. [S1557] Minnesota Marriage Collection, 1958-2001 (Ancestry.com), Frank M. Zelenak age 25, married Roberta M. Terry age 22 in Hennepin Co., Minnesota on 14 Feb 1970.

Robert Fayette LaRoque

M, b. 27 December 1916, d. 25 June 1986
Name Variation Rocky 
Birth*27 Dec 1916  
Marriage* Principal=Beulah Mae Flute 
Death*25 Jun 1986 Hennepin Co., Minnesota; Obituary in the Star Tribune (Minneapolis, MN) on 26 June 1986:

LaRoque (Rocky)

Robert F., age 39, 2901 58th Ave N. Retired driver Merchants Gargage. Survived by wife, Billie, sons, Robert & Bradley LaRouque, stepchildren, James & Willam Martin, Sandra McKnight, Faith Collier & Patricia Martin; 14 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchilden. Services Sat. 11 am Thomson Brothers Funeral Home, Park Ave. at 26th St. Interment Crystal Lake Cemetery. Visitation Frid, 7-9 pm. 

Family

Beulah Mae Flute b. 17 Dec 1918, d. 7 Feb 2006
Children

Citations

  1. [S471] Minnesota Department of Health., Minnesota Birth Certificate Index (Minnesota Historical Society), Baby Girl La Roque, born 26 June 1940 in Hennepin Co., Minnesota, Cert #1940-MN-036416.

Ralph Albert Roberson1

M, b. circa 1912, d. 17 June 1989
Birth*c 1912  
Marriage*21 Oct 1961 Anoka Co., Minnesota; Principal=Beulah Mae Flute1 
Death*17 Jun 1989 Ramsey Co., Minnesota 

Family

Beulah Mae Flute b. 17 Dec 1918, d. 7 Feb 2006
Child

Citations

  1. [S1557] Minnesota Marriage Collection, 1958-2001 (Ancestry.com), Ralph A. Roberson married Beulah M. Terry on 21 Oct 1961 in Anoka Co., Minnesota.
  2. [S471] Minnesota Department of Health., Minnesota Birth Certificate Index (Minnesota Historical Society), David Allen Roberson, born 17 May 1959 in Hennepin Co., Minnesota, Cert #1959-MN-007932.

[baby girl] La Roque1

F, b. 26 June 1940, d. 26 June 1940
FatherRobert Fayette LaRoque1 b. 27 Dec 1916, d. 25 Jun 1986
MotherBeulah Mae Flute1 b. 17 Dec 1918, d. 7 Feb 2006
Death*26 Jun 1940 Hennepin Co., Minnesota2 
Birth*26 Jun 1940 Hennepin Co., Minnesota1 

Citations

  1. [S471] Minnesota Department of Health., Minnesota Birth Certificate Index (Minnesota Historical Society), Baby Girl La Roque, born 26 June 1940 in Hennepin Co., Minnesota, Cert #1940-MN-036416.
  2. [S383] State of Minnesota., Minnesota Death Index 1908-2002 Baby Girl Laroque died on 26 June 1940 in Hennepin Co., Minnesota; Cert ID: 1940-MN-010857.

David Allen Roberson1

M, b. 17 May 1959, d. 12 September 2012
FatherRalph Albert Roberson1 b. c 1912, d. 17 Jun 1989
MotherBeulah Mae Flute1 b. 17 Dec 1918, d. 7 Feb 2006
Name Variation "Little Red Fox" 
Birth17 May 1959 Hennepin Co., Minnesota2 
Birth*17 May 1959 Hennepin Co., Minnesota1 
Death*12 Sep 2012 Our Lady of Peace Hospice, Saint Paul, Ramsey Co., Minnesota; Obituary published in the Red Lake Nation News on 17 Sept 2012:

David Allen Roberson, "Little Red Fox", age 53, of Lakeville, Minnesota journeyed to the Spirit World on Wednesday, September 12, 2012 at Our Lady of Peace Hospice House in St. Paul, Minnesota.

He was born on May 17, 1959 in Minneapolis the son of Ralph Roberson and Beulah Flute. He was a member of The Sisseton-Wahpeton Oyate. David was formerly employed in gaming in Las Vegas and in The Virgin Islands. He was a former Pit Boss at The Dakota Magic Casino. David was fond of horses, golfing, softball, fishing, and attending pow-wows.

Survived by children: David Roberson, Sean Roberson, Rebecca Roberson and Mary Roberson; brothers & sisters: Robert LaRoque, Faith LaRoque, Bill LaRoque, Chuck LaRoque, Roger Terry, Georgia Lee, Lynne Hanson, Shawn Terry, Sherri Billington and Pamela Roberson; other relatives and friends.

Preceded in death by his parents Ralph Roberson and Beulah Flute Roberson, grandfather Taylor Flute, grandmother Levina Townshend and by a sister: Roberta Starr.

A Memorial service for David Roberson will be held on Monday, September 17th at 1:00 P.M. at St. John's Church, Lake Traverse District. John Cloud III will officiate. Interment St. John’s Episcopal Cemetery.

An all night wake was held on Sunday, September 16th beginning at 4:00 P.M until midnight at The Lake Traverse District Center.

The Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted, Minnesota served the family.
 

Citations

  1. [S471] Minnesota Department of Health., Minnesota Birth Certificate Index (Minnesota Historical Society), David Allen Roberson, born 17 May 1959 in Hennepin Co., Minnesota, Cert #1959-MN-007932.
  2. [S470] Minnesota Department of Health., Index to Minnesota Birth Records, 1935-2002 (Ancestry.com), David Allen Roberson was born on 17 May 1959 in Hennepin Co., Minnesota.

Faith Luverne LaRoque1

F, b. 28 June 1936, d. 3 January 2015
FatherRobert Fayette LaRoque b. 27 Dec 1916, d. 25 Jun 1986
MotherBeulah Mae Flute1 b. 17 Dec 1918, d. 7 Feb 2006
Married Name Collier 
Birth*28 Jun 1936 Ramsey Co., Minnesota; Faith is referred to as the stepdaughter to Robert Eugene Laroque in his obit, though her obit lists her as the daughter of Beulah Mae Flute and Robert Fayette LaRoque.1 
Residence*1940 8th St S, Minneapolis, Hennepin Co., Minnesota; Age 3, born in Minnesota1 
Death*3 Jan 2015 Faith Luverne Collier (LaRoque), age 79, of Hastings, Minnesota (formerly Sisseton, South Dakota) Journeyed to the Spirit World on Saturday January 3, 2015.
She was born June 28, 1936 in St. Paul, Minnesota the daughter of Robert Fayette LaRoque and Beulah Mae Flute.
Faith was a free spirit, full of love and kindness to all, especially children and animals. She loved reading, art, paintings and nature, fishing, going to the Racetrack in California, Arizona and Canterbury Downs.

She was formerly employed at many prominent restaurants in Minneapolis, California and Las Vegas. In the 1960's she was co-owner of a office maintenance business in Altadena, California. In 1980's and 1990's she was a proud, Minneapolis woman cab driver. While finishing her College education in the early 2000's, she worked at the College Book Store, and retired to Sisseton South Dakota. She carried with her a wealth of knowledge, and shared this gift to everyone.
Faith is survived by one son: Steven; brothers: Robert LaRoque, Chuck LaRoque, Bill LaRoque, Roger Terry and Shawn Terry; sisters: Lynne (Wimby) Hanson, Sherri Billington, Pamela Roberson; other relatives and friends.
Preceded in death by her grandfather "Chief Red Fox" Taylor Flute, grandmother Lavina Cordier Townshend, mother Beulah Flute and father Robert L LaRoque, sister Roberta (Sissy) Starr, brother David "Little Red Fox" Roberson and by a great-niece Denijah.

Funeral services for Faith Collier will be held at The Indian Ministries, Church of Blessed Kateri 3045 Park Ave. Minneapolis, Minnesota on Saturday, January 10th 2015 at 1:00 P.M.
A visitation will be held from 11:00 A.M. till time of service on Saturday, January 10th at The Indian Ministries in Minneapolis.
Honorary Casket Bearer is Joe Ross.

Casket Bearers will be Tom Rosen, Scott Hanson, Charles LaRoque, William LaRoque, Tate Hallstrom & Maurice McClom. 

Citations

  1. [S1210] 1940 US Federal Census, Minneapolis, Hennepin Co., Minnesota; ED 89-165, Image 5.

Sarah Claremont

F, b. circa 1876, d. 17 August 1911
Marriage* Principal=Joseph V. Cordier1 
Name Variation Sarah C. Wilson1 
Married Name Cordier1 
Birth*c 1876 2 
Residence*Jul 1903 Yankton, South Dakota; Age 27, Yanktonai Sioux Tribe2 
Death*17 Aug 1911 Charles Mix Co., South Dakota 

Family

Joseph V. Cordier b. c 1869, d. 28 Jun 1937

Citations

  1. [S383] State of Minnesota., Minnesota Death Index 1908-2002 Levina G. Townsend, eid 23 July 1972 in Hennepin Co., Minneosta; MN-1972-1853079.
  2. [S1556] US Indian Census, Yankton, 1895-1905, census date July 1903, image 421.

Zachary Flute

M, b. 1852, d. 3 May 1925
Name Variation Tuukanoicagewaste; (Indian Name from Indian Census Rolls)1 
Name Variation Zacharia2 
Name Variation Zackary Flute 
Name Variation Zack3 
Birth1849 Minnesota 
Birth*1852 4 
Residence1880 Moody Co., Dakota Territory; Age 30, farmer, born in Minnesota, both parents born in Minnesota. Indian. Married.

Enumerated with Harritt 42 and step-daughter, Annie Arrow5 
Enumerated1 Jul 1885 Flandreau, Moody Co., South Dakota; Age38, enumerated in the Sioux/Flandrean Indian Census

Enumerated with wife, Eunice Flute 20, and son, Rufus Flute 16 
Marriage* Principal=Eunice (?)6 
Enumerated27 Aug 1887 Lake Traverse Reservation, Sisseton Agency, Dakota Territory; Age 35, Indian name: Tukanoieageriste (or something like that). English name: Zachary Flute.

Father of Son Rufus, who is under 6 months (age 0)1 
Marriage* Principal=Julia Cedus 
Enumerated30 Jun 1891 Age 39. Enumerated with the Sisseton Wahpeton Tribe at Lake Traverse.

Also listed are his wife Julia 17, son Joseph 2, and (sic) daughter Tera 3 months7 
Enumerated30 Jun 1893 Age 41. Enumerated with the Sisseton Wahpeton Tribe at Lake Traverse.

Also listed: Julia 19, Joseph 4, and Tera 28 
Enumerated30 Jun 1903 Age 50, Enumerated with the Sisseton Wahpeton Tribe at the Sisseton Agency, South Dakota.

Also listed: Joseph 13, and Tera 109 
EnumeratedJun 1909 Sisseton Agency, Roberts Co., South Dakota; Age 56. Enumerated with the Sisseton-Wahpeton Tribe, Sisseton Agency, South Dakota.

Enumerated with his son, Taylor, 1810 
Residence*1915 Sioux Falls, Minnehaha Co., South Dakota; Age 66, farmer, Indian, born in the US, both parents born in the US. Prtoestand. Widowed.11 
Marriage* Principal=Harritt (?)5 
Enumerated30 Jun 1921 Sisseton, Roberts Co., South Dakota; Born 1852. Enumerated with the Sisseton-Wahpeton Tribe, Sisseton Agency, in South Dakota on 30 June 192112 
Enumerated*30 Jun 1922 Sisseton, Roberts Co., South Dakota; Born in 1852. Enumerated with the Sisseton-Wahpeton Tribe, Sisseton Agency, in South Dakota on 30 June 19224 
Death*3 May 1925 Roberts Co., South Dakota13 

Family 1

Eunice (?) b. c 1865
Marriage* Principal=Eunice (?)6 
Child

Family 2

Julia Cedus b. c 1874
Marriage* Principal=Julia Cedus 
Children

Family 3

Harritt (?) b. c 1838, d. 2 Aug 1923
Marriage* Principal=Harritt (?)5 

Citations

  1. [S1556] US Indian Census, Sisseton and Wahpeton Tribe, Lake Traverse Reservation, Sisseton Agency, Dakota Territory, Enumerated on 27 Aug 1887.
  2. [S1769] South Dakota Department of Health., South Dakota Births Index 1856-1917 (Ancestry.com), Joseph, son of Zacharia Flute and Julia Cedus, bon on 4 Feb 1889 in Marshall, South Dakota; State File # 671663.
  3. [S1556] US Indian Census, Sisseton-Wahpeton Tribe, Sisseton Agency, South Dakota Enumeration on 30 June 1921.
  4. [S1556] US Indian Census, Sisseton-Wahpeton Tribe, Sisseton Agency, South Dakota Enumeration on 30 June 1922.
  5. [S330] 1880 US Federal Census, Moody Co., South Dakota; Township 106, Range 49; ED 49.
  6. [S1556] US Indian Census, Tribe: Census Sioux or flandrean, enumerated 1 July 1885.
  7. [S1556] US Indian Census, Sisseton Wahpeton Tribe at Lake Traverse; Enumeration of 30 June 1891.
  8. [S1556] US Indian Census, Sisseton Wahpeton Tribe at Lake Traverse; Enumeration of 30 June 1893.
  9. [S1556] US Indian Census, Sisseton Wahpeton Tribe, Sisseton Agency, South Dakota; Enumeration of 30 June 1903.
  10. [S1556] US Indian Census, Sisseton-Wahpeton Tribe, Sisseton Agency, South Dakota Enumeration in June 1909.
  11. [S1559] 1915 South Dakota State Census, Sioux Falls, Minnehaha Co., South Dakota.
  12. [S1556] US Indian Census, Sisseton-Wahpeton Tribe, Sisseton Agency, South Dakota Enumeration on 30 June 1921. File 652 / Alllotment #103.
  13. [S1771] South Dakota Department of Health., South Dakota Death Index, 1879-1955 (Ancestry.com), Taylor Flute, died 3 May 1925 in Roberts Co., South Dakota.

Julia Cedus

F, b. circa 1874
Married Name Flute 
Birth*c 1874  
Marriage* Principal=Zachary Flute 
Enumerated*30 Jun 1891 Age 17. Enumerated with the Sisseton Wahpeton Tribe at Lake Traverse.1 
Enumerated30 Jun 1893 Age 19. Enumerated with the Sisseton Wahpeton Tribe at Lake Traverse.2 

Family

Zachary Flute b. 1852, d. 3 May 1925
Children

Citations

  1. [S1556] US Indian Census, Sisseton Wahpeton Tribe at Lake Traverse; Enumeration of 30 June 1891.
  2. [S1556] US Indian Census, Sisseton Wahpeton Tribe at Lake Traverse; Enumeration of 30 June 1893.
  3. [S1769] South Dakota Department of Health., South Dakota Births Index 1856-1917 (Ancestry.com), Joseph, son of Zacharia Flute and Julia Cedus, bon on 4 Feb 1889 in Marshall, South Dakota; State File # 671663.