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Amy Geneva Meyer (Nelson)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Clermont, Fayette County, Iowa, United States
Death: Died in Madrid, Boone County, Iowa, United States
Place of Burial: Clermont, Fayette County, Iowa, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of John Nelson and Ingeborg Peterina "Isabel" Nelson (Nelson)
Wife of Harvey Johann Meyer and John Reid
Mother of <private> Becker (Meyer); Harlo Ames Meyer and <private> kamp (meyer)
Sister of Arthur Noble Nelson; Rose Johnson Mauer (Nelson); William "Will" Nelson; Nora Matilda Loftsgard; Millard Orvie Nelson, Sr. and 5 others

Managed by: Carol Ann Selis
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Immediate Family

About Amy Geneva Meyer

Amy Geneva Nelson Iowa, County Births Name: Amy Geneva Nelson Event Type: Birth Event Date: 10 Apr 1907 Event Place: Clermont Township, Iowa, United States Gender: Female Father's Name: John Nelson Mother's Name: Ingeborg Nelson GS Film Number: 1018347 , Digital Folder Number: 004708019 , Image Number: 00333

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Amy Geneva  Nelson

Born: 10 April 1907

Clermont, Fayette Co, Iowa

Died: 22 September 1998

Madrid, Iowa

Spouse

Harvey Meyer1898–1980Children

Living Meyer

Living Meyer

Living Meyer

Timeline

1907

10 Apr

Birth

Birth

Clermont, Fayette Co, Iowa


1910


Age: 3

Census

Clermont, Fayette, Iowa


1920


Age: 13

Census

Clermont, Fayette, Iowa


1930


Age: 23

Census

Clermont Twp, Fayette, Iowa


1998

22 Sep

Age: 91

Death

Madrid, Iowa

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Amy Nelson United States Census, 1910 Name Amy Nelson Event Type Census Event Date 1910 Event Place Clermont, Fayette, Iowa, United States Gender Female Age 3 Marital Status Single Race White Race (Original) White Relationship to Head of Household Daughter Relationship to Head of Household (Original) Daughter Birth Year (Estimated) 1907 Birthplace Iowa Father's Birthplace Norway Mother's Birthplace Iowa Sheet Letter A Sheet Number 3 Household Role Gender Age Birthplace John Nelson Head M 40 Norway Isable Nelson Wife F 29 Iowa Wm Nelson Son M 12 Iowa Arther Nelson Son M 10 Iowa Rose Nelson Daughter F 8 Iowa Nora Nelson Daughter F 7 Iowa Millard Nelson Son M 4 Iowa Amy Nelson Daughter F 3 Iowa Joseph Nelson Son M 0 Iowa Oscar Nelson Hired man M 17 Iowa John N Nelson Hired man M 23 Iowa Citing this Record "United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:ML1T-3VM : accessed 5 December 2016), Amy Nelson in household of John Nelson, Clermont, Fayette, Iowa, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 79, sheet 3A, family 35, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 402; FHL microfilm 1,374,415.

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1920 United States Federal Census

about Amie Nelson

Name: Amie Nelson

Home in 1920: Clermont, Fayette, Iowa

Age: 12 years

Estimated Birth Year: abt 1908

Birthplace: Iowa

Relation to Head of House: Daughter

Father's Name: John

Father's Birth Place: Norway

Mother's Name: Isabelle

Mother's Birth Place: Iowa

Marital Status: Single

Race: White

Sex: Female

Able to read: Yes

Able to Write: Yes

Image: 678

Neighbors: View others on page

Household Members:

Name Age

John Nelson 50

Isabelle Nelson 40

William Nelson 21

Arthur Nelson 20

Rose Nelson 18

Nora Nelson 17

Millard Nelson 14

Amie Nelson 12

Joseph Nelson 10

Irene Nelson 8

Ethel Nelson 5

Edna Nelson 10/12

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1930 United States Federal Census

about Amy G Nelson

Name: Amy G Nelson

Home in 1930: Clermont, Fayette, Iowa

Age: 22

Estimated Birth Year: abt 1908

Relation to Head of House: Sister

Occupation:

Education:

Military service:

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Household Members:

Name Age

Arthur N Nelson 30

Nora J Nelson 27

Maryann A Nelson 6/12

Amy G Nelson 22

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Amy Meyer United States Census, 1940 Name Amy Meyer Event Type Census Event Date 1940 Event Place Clermont Township, Fayette, Iowa, United States Gender Female Age 33 Marital Status Married Race (Original) White Race White Relationship to Head of Household (Original) Wife Relationship to Head of Household Wife Birthplace Iowa Birth Year (Estimated) 1907 Last Place of Residence Rural, Fayette, Iowa Household Role Gender Age Birthplace Harvey Meyer Head M 41 Iowa Amy Meyer Wife F 33 Iowa Ila Mae Meyer Daughter F 5 Iowa Harlo Meyer Son M 3 Iowa Citing this Record "United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KMTB-MRF : accessed 27 November 2016), Amy Meyer in household of Harvey Meyer, Clermont Township, Fayette, Iowa, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 33-9, sheet 4A, line 15, family 77, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627. Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 1160.

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Amy Nelson

Born: 10 Apr 1907

Iowa, Faytette, Clermont, [country]

Died: 23 Sep 1988

[city], [county], Iowa, USA

Spouse

Harvey Meyer

Born: 6 Jan 1898 in Grand Meadow, Clayton, Iowa, USA

Died: 5 Feb 1980 in [city], [county], Iowa, USA

Marriage:

Children Sex Birth

Living Meyer M

Living Meyer F

Living Meyer F

 

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Amy Reid United States Social Security Death Index Age 91 Given Name Amy Surname Reid Birth Date 10 Apr 1907 State Iowa Last Place of Residence Cambridge, Story, Iowa Previous Residence Postal Code 50046 Event Date 22 Sep 1998 CITING THIS RECORD

"United States Social Security Death Index," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JYYN-92J : accessed 17 August 2015), Amy Reid, 22 Sep 1998; citing U.S. Social Security Administration, Death Master File, database (Alexandria, Virginia: National Technical Information Service, ongoing).

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Amy Nelson Reid Memorial Photos Flowers Edit Share Learn about removing the ads from this memorial... Birth: Apr. 10, 1907 Death: Sep. 22, 1998

First husband was Harvey Meyer. She is survived by 3 children, Ilo Mae Meyer Becker, Harlo Meyer, and Wanda Meyer


Family links:

Parents:
 John Nelson (1869 - 1941)
 Ingeborg Peterina Nelson Nelson (1880 - 1967)

Siblings:
 Arthur Noble Nelson (1899 - 1996)*
 Millard Orvie Nelson (1905 - 2001)*
 Amy Nelson Reid (1907 - 1998)
 Joseph Henry Nelson (1909 - 1987)*
 Irene Elvina Nelson Wolfs (1911 - 1999)*
 Ethel Nelson Wilbur (1914 - 2003)*
 Elmer Leo Nelson (1922 - 2009)*
  • Calculated relationship

Note: Information from West Clermont Lutheran Church- 1st husband was Harvey Meyer


Burial: Gods Acres Cemetery Clermont Fayette County Iowa, USA

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Mrs. JOHN (Amy Nelson) Meyer REID 1907-1998

NELSON, MEYER REID, BECKER, KAMP, WOLF, WILBUR, MAUER, LOFTSGARD

Posted By: Mary Durr <Durrturds@aol.com>

Date: 3/11/2008 at 11:25:13

   Amy Meyer Reid
   Funeral services for Amy Meyer Reid were held Friday, September 25, 1998, at 1:30 p.m. in the West Clermont Lutheran Church at Clermont, Iowa. The Rev Russell Cryedt officiated. The Schutte Funeral Service of Clermont was in charge of arrangements. Burial was in God's Acre Cemetery near Clermont.
   Amy (Nelson) Meyer Reid, the daughter of John and Ingaborg (Nelson) Nelson was born April 10, 1907 on a farm in Clermont Township, Fayette County, near Clermont, Iowa. She died Tuesday, September 22, 1998 in the Madrid Home at Madrid, Iowa. She had reached the age of 91 years, five months, and 12 days.
   She was baptized as an infant and confirmed in the West Clermont Lutheran Church.
   She attended the rural school near her home. On September 10, 1921 she was married to Harvey Meyer. To this union three children were born, Ilo Mae, Harlo, and Wanda. They lived on the home farm for three years, then moved to the Castalia area. They then lived on a Larabee farm near Clermont for eleven years, and finally returned to the home farm. In 1961 they built a house in Clermont. Harvey died in 1980.
   Amy was married to John Reid on February 14, 1989, and they lived in Apache Junction, Arizona. John died in August of 1989. Amy lived in Apache Junction in the winter and spent her summers in the homes of her children. About three years ago she went to live with her daughter Wanda at Cambridge, Iowa. On March 2, 1998 Amy became a resident of the Madrid Home.
   She is survived by one son, Harlo Meyer of Sac City, Iowa, two daughters, Ilo Mae Becker of Clermont, and Wanda (Ed) Kamp of Cambridge, Iowa; 11 grandchildren, Julie Grant, Becky Pedersen, Terry Becker, Donna (Sam) Becker, Kerrin Meyer, Anna Anderson, Jason Meyer, Cindy Paeth, Mike, Don and John Kamp; 10 great-grandchildren, Tracy, Kelly, Casey, and Cody Grant, Aaron, Amy, and Jenny Pedersen, Justin Day, Ashley and Katelynn Paeth; two brothers, Millard (Myrtle) Nelson, Sr. of Postville, IA, and Elmer (Ruth) Nelson of Corcoran, WI; two sisters, Irene Wolf and Ethel (Al) Wilbur, and a sister-in-law, Clarice Nelson, all of West Union, IA.
   She is preceded in death by her parents, husbands, Harvey Meyer and John Reid, a son-in-law Charles Becker, three brothers, William Nelson, Art Nelson, Joe Nelson, three sisters, Rose Mauer, Nora Loftsgard, and Edna Nelson.
   Amy was a member of the West Clermont Lutheran Church in Clermont and WELCA.
   Casket bearers were Terry Becker, Jason Meyer, Kim Grant, John Kamp, Kerrin Meyer, and Don Kamp.
   Postville Herald newspaper clipping from my mother's obituary collection.

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Amy Nelson Reid Memorial Photos Flowers Edit Share Learn about removing the ads from this memorial... Birth: Apr. 10, 1907 Death: Sep. 22, 1998

First husband was Harvey Meyer. She is survived by 3 children, Ilo Mae Meyer Becker, Harlo Meyer, and Wanda Meyer


Family links:

Parents:
 John Nelson (1869 - 1941)
 Ingeborg Peterina Nelson Nelson (1880 - 1967)

Siblings:
 Arthur Noble Nelson (1899 - 1996)*
 Millard Orvie Nelson (1905 - 2001)*
 Amy Nelson Reid (1907 - 1998)
 Joseph Henry Nelson (1909 - 1987)*
 Irene Elvina Nelson Wolfs (1911 - 1999)*
 Ethel Nelson Wilbur (1914 - 2003)*
 Elmer Leo Nelson (1922 - 2009)*
  • Calculated relationship

Note: Information from West Clermont Lutheran Church- 1st husband was Harvey Meyer


Burial: Gods Acres Cemetery Clermont Fayette County Iowa, USA



            
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Amy Geneva Meyer's Timeline

1907
April 10, 1907
Clermont, Fayette County, Iowa, United States
1937
February 19, 1937
Age 29
Fayette County, Iowa, United States
1998
September 22, 1998
Age 91
Madrid, Boone County, Iowa, United States
September 25, 1998
Age 91
Clermont, Fayette County, Iowa, United States
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Clermont, Fayette County, Iowa, United States