NameWillard L. Wamsley
BirthApr 1863, Indiana
Marriage19 Jul 1895, Marion Co., Indiana
SpouseEliza F. Howard
BirthDec 1868, Kansas
Notes for Willard L. & Eliza F. (Family)
Marion Co., Indiana, marriage book 5, p. 112, records the marriage on 19 July 1895 of Willard Wamsley, age 34, son of William and Alice Wamsley, to Eliza F. Dixon, age 27, daughter of Jerra and Louisa Howard.
1900 census of Marion Co., Indiana, Center township, enumerated 11 June, lists on pp. 9A-9B as family #140/170, at 436 S. Alabama St, Indianapolis:
Wamsley, Willard, 37, b. Apr 1863, Indiana Indiana Pennsylvania, city fireman; Eliza F., 31, b. Dec 1868, married 5 years, mother of 2 children, 2 living; Paul, son, 15, b. Jan 1885; Mabel C., dau, 13, b. July 1887; Julia M., 13, dau, b. Jan 1887; Irene, dau, 11, b. Dec 1888; Walter A., son, 8, b. June 1891; Ida L., dau, 10, b. Feb 1890; Howard, Louise E., mother-in-law, 48, b. Kentucky Kentucky Indiana. All children born Indiana Indiana Kansas.
Ida and Mable should really be listed as stepdaughters.
1910 census of Marion Co., Indiana, Center township, enumerated 20 Apr, lists on p. 6A as family #118/120, at 715 Fletcher Ave., Indianapolis:
Wamsley, William L., 48, b. Ind Ind Ind, city fireman; Eliza, 42, b. Kansas Indiana Kentucky, second marriage for both, married 15 years, mother of 2 children, 2 living; Julia, dau, 23, single, b. Ind Ind Ky, hairdresser; Irene, dau, 21, single, b. Ind Ind Ky, hairdresser; Dickson, Ida, step-dau, 20, b. Ind Ind Kansas, office work at dentist.
1920 census of Marion Co., Indiana, Center township, Indianapolis ward 11, enumerated 6 Jan, lists on p. 7A as family #116/147, at 616 1/2 Virginia Ave.:
Wamsley, Willard, 56, b. Ind Ind Ind, fireman for city fire dept; Lizzie, wife, 51, b. Kansas Indiana Ky; Walter, son, 27, single, b. Indiana Indiana Indiana, no occupation; Howard, Lou, mother-in-aw, 69, widowed, b. Kentucky Indiana Indiana.
1930 census of Putnam Co., Indiana, Warren township, enumerated 15 April, lists on p. 5B as family #118/122:
Wamsely, Willard L., 69, age at first marriage 21, b. Ind Ind Ind, retired fireman; Eliza F., wife, 58, age at first marriage 16, b. Kansas Ind Ky.