Douglas, Silas Wright

Birth Name Douglas, Silas Wright
Gender male
Age at Death 79 years, 6 months, 16 days

Events

Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth 20 Oct 1844 Danville, Boyle, Kentucky, United States of America    
Census 1 Jun 1860 White Oak, Mahaska, Iowa, United States of America J. W. Douglas Household, 1860 Census 1a

Page No.: 258

Minor Civil Division: White Oak township

County of: Mahaska

State of: Iowa

Enumeration Date: 10 August 1860

Post Office: Oskaloosa

Line No.: 11-17

Family No.: 1836

Name: Douglas, Silas

Age: 15

Sex: M

Occupation: Laborer

Place of birth: Kentucky

Attended school within the year: /

Census 1 Jun 1870 Adams, Mahaska, Iowa, United States of America S. W. Douglas Household, 1870 Census 2a

Page No.: 9

Sheet No.: 191

Minor Civil Division: Adams township

County of: Mahaska

State of: Iowa

Enumeration Date: 17 August 1870

Post Office: Buckhorn

Line No.: 19-22

Family No.: 4

Name: Douglas, S. W.

Age: 25

Sex: M

Color: W

Occupation: Farmer

Value of real estate: 1000

Value of personal estate: 500

Place of birth: Kentucky

Male citizen 21 and over: /

Census 1 Jun 1880 White Oak, Mahaska, Iowa, United States of America Silas Douglass Household, 1880 Census 3a

Page No.: 13

Sheet No.: 395

Supervisor's Dist. No.: 1

Enumeration Dist. No.: 177

Minor Civil Division: White Oak township

County of: Mahaska

State of: Iowa

Enumeration Date: 23 June 1880

Line No.: 10-19

Family No.: 133

Name: Douglass, Silas

Color: W

Sex: M

Age: 35

Occupation: Farmer

Place of birth: Kentucky

Place of birth of father: Virginia

Place of birth of mother: Virginia

Census 1 Jan 1885 White Oak, Mahaska, Iowa, United States of America Silas Douglass Household, 1885 Iowa Census 4a

Name: Douglass, Silas

Township: 75

Range: 14

Section: 16

Street and Number: SE SE

Age: 40

Sex: M

Marital Status: M

Occupation: Farmer

Place of birth, state or territory: Kentucky

Father (N, Native; F, Foreign): N

Mother (N, Native; F, Foreign): N

Subject to military duty: /

Entitled to vote: /

Census 1 Jun 1900 White Oak, Mahaska, Iowa, United States of America Silas W. Douglass Household, 1900 Census 5a

State (or Territory) of: Iowa

County of: Mahaska

Supervisor's Dist. No.: 6

Enumeration Dist. No.: 80

Sheet No.: 17B

Division of County: White Oak township

Enumeration Date: 27 June 1900

Name: Douglas, Silas W.

Relation to head: head

Color: W

Sex: M

Month of birth: Oct

Year of birth: 1844

Age: 55

Single, married, widowed or divorced: M

Years of present marriage: 32

Place of birth: Kentucky

Place of birth of father: Virginia

Place of birth of mother: Virginia

Occupation: Day Laborer

Months not employed: 3

Can read: yes

Can write: yes

Can speak English: yes

Home owned or rented: O

Owned free or mortgaged: M

Farm or house: H

Census 15 Apr 1910 White Oak, Mahaska, Iowa, United States of America Silas W. Douglas Household, 1910 Census 6a

State (or Territory) of: Iowa

County of: Mahaska

Supervisor's Dist. No.: 6

Enumeration Dist. No.: 91

Sheet No.: 8B

Division of County: White Oak township

Enumeration Date: 13 May 1910

Name: Douglas, Silas W.

Relationship to head: head

Sex: M

Color: W

Age: 65

Single, married, widowed or divorced: M2

Years of present marriage: 3

Place of birth: Kentucky

Place of birth of father: Virginia

Place of birth of mother: Virginia

Able to speak English; if not, language spoken: English

Occupation: Farmer

Nature of industry: General farm

Employer, employee or working on own account: OA

Able to read: yes

Able to write: yes

Home owned or rented: O

Owned free or mortgaged: M

Farm or house: F

Number of farm schedule: 109

Census 1915 White Oak, Mahaska, Iowa, United States of America S. W. Douglas  
Census 1 Jan 1920 White Oak, Mahaska, Iowa, United States of America Silas W. Douglas Household, 1920 Census 7a

State (or Territory) of: Iowa

County of: Mahaska

Supervisor's Dist. No.: 95

Enumeration Dist. No.: 96

Page No.: 2A

Division of County: White Oak township

Enumeration Date: 20 & 21 January 1920

Name: Douglas, Silas W.

Relationship to head: head

Home owned or rented: O

If owned, free or mortgaged: F

Sex: M

Color: W

Age: 75

Single, married, widowed or divorced: M

Able to read: yes

Able to write: yes

Place of birth: Kentucky

Place of birth of father: United States

Place of birth of mother: Virginia

Able to speak English: yes

Occupation: Gardening

Industry: Home Garden

Employer, worker or working on own account: O.A.

Death 5 May 1924 Rose Hill, Mahaska, Iowa, United States of America    
Burial   White Oak Grove Cemetery, Mahaska, Iowa, United States of America    

Parents

Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Douglas, William Pascalabout 180824 Jul 1854
Mother Beard, Midaabout 1806about 1883
    Sister     Douglas, Susan 20 Feb 1829
    Sister     Douglas, Lucy Frances 19 Mar 1831 24 Feb 1923
    Brother     Douglas, William Henry Harrison 1 Jun 1833 29 May 1915
    Brother     Douglas, John Wesley 24 Jan 1835 27 Aug 1926
    Sister     Douglas, Catherine W. about 1839 12 Apr 1863
    Brother     Douglas, James David 7 Apr 1840 11 Apr 1923
    Brother     Douglas, Benjamin about 1841 9 Jan 1863
         Douglas, Silas Wright 20 Oct 1844 5 May 1924
    Sister     Douglas, Eunice Harvey 20 Oct 1844 12 Aug 1917
    Brother     Douglas, Robert Kelly 19 Feb 1846 29 Nov 1932
    Sister     Douglas, Mary L. 19 Feb 1850 20 Jan 1888
    Sister     Douglas, Annie
    Brother     Douglas, Joseph Howard 7 Sep 1854 7 Jan 1942

Families

Family of Douglas, Silas Wright and Pettichord, Margaret Melissa

Married Wife Pettichord, Margaret Melissa ( * about Apr 1849 + ... )
   
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage 10 Oct 1867 Mahaska, Iowa, United States of America    
  Children
Name Birth Date Death Date
Douglas, Mary Florence27 Jun 186820 Dec 1946
Douglas, Andrew Jackson14 Nov 186915 Apr 1934
Douglas, Cora Frances15 Oct 18719 Sep 1942
Douglas, John Willard18 Aug 187331 Aug 1953
Douglas, Etta Mayabout 1876about 1925
Douglas, Joseph H.7 Feb 187729 Sep 1878
Douglas, Stephen A.11 Mar 18796 Sep 1892
Douglas, Julia Melindaabout Jan 1881about 1970
Douglas, Elmer Earl31 Oct 188329 Apr 1905
Douglas, Middie Euniceabout Oct 1885
Douglas, James Weaver9 Nov 188722 Mar 1977
Douglas, Robert R.3 Oct 188911 Sep 1892
Douglas, Raymond C.about Apr 1893about 1972

Family of Douglas, Silas Wright and Allgood, Mary Hester

Married Wife Allgood, Mary Hester ( * 28 Apr 1862 + 12 Sep 1941 )
   
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage 16 May 1907 Mahaska, Iowa, United States of America    

Family Map

Family Map

Source References

  1. U.S. 1860 Federal Census
      • Date: 1 Jun 1860
      • Page: Iowa, White Oak township, Mahaska county, Page 258, Lines 11-17
      • 1860 Census, White Oak township, Mahaska county, Iowa
  2. U.S. 1870 Federal Census
      • Date: 1 Jun 1870
      • Page: Iowa, Adams township, Mahaska county, Page 9, Lines 19-22
      • 1870 Census, Adams township, Mahaska county, Iowa
  3. U.S. 1880 Federal Census
      • Date: 1 Jun 1880
      • Page: Iowa, Supervisor's District 1, Enumeration District 177, Page 13, Lines 10-19
      • 1880 Census, White Oak township, Mahaska county, Iowa
  4. 1885 Iowa State Census
      • Date: 1 Jan 1885
      • Page: White Oak township, Mahaska county, 672, Lines 9-19
      • 1885 Iowa Census, White Oak township, Mahaska county
  5. U.S. 1900 Federal Census
      • Date: 1 Jun 1900
      • Page: Iowa, Supervisor's District 6, Enumeration District 80, Sheet 17B, Lines 62-66
      • 1900 Census, White Oak township, Mahaska county, Iowa
  6. U.S. 1910 Federal Census
      • Date: 15 Apr 1910
      • Page: Iowa, Supervisor's District 6, Enumeration District 91, Sheet 8B, Lines 59-62
      • 1910 Census, White Oak township, Mahaska county, Iowa
  7. U.S. 1920 Federal Census
      • Date: 1 Jan 1920
      • Page: Iowa, Supervisor's District 95, Enumeration District 956, Sheet 2A, Lines 32-33
      • 1920 Census, White Oak township, Mahaska county, Iowa

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