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The Genealogy of the Donaker Family
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Trena Mae Wilson1
b. 28 May 1893, d. 25 July 1949
Last Edited=30 Mar 2005

Appears on charts:
Descendant Chart for John Wilson

     Trena Mae Wilson was born on 28 May 1893 at the family farm near Cambridge in Union Township, Story County, Iowa, USA.2 She was the daughter of Thomas Tull Wilson and Talitha M. Beckley.2 When George Clawson married Mrs. Allie (Beckley) WILSON, he became the stepfather to her four children: Trena.2 Trena, age 18, was enumerated in the household of Talitha and George Clawson (her mother and stepfather) on the 1920 Federal Census in Union, Story County, Iowa, USA.3 Follow the link to see the census image. She graduated.2
          Trena married John Amil Thorson, son of Thor E. Thorson and Sarah M. Wayley, on 17 September 1924 in Webster City, Hamilton County, Iowa, USA.4,2 Trena and John had at least 3 children. These children are Phyllis Ardeline, Marilyn Ann and Roger. Trena, age 29, was enumerated in the household of Allie and George Clawson (her mother and step-father) on the 1930 Federal Census in Cambridge, Story County, Iowa, USA. Her husband (John, age 32) and children (Phyllis, age 3 years and 5 months and Marilyn, age 1 year and 1 month) were also enumerated in this household.5 Trena died on 25 July 1949 in Nevada, Story County, Iowa, USA.4,2 She was buried at Cambridge Cemetery in Cambridge, Story County, Iowa, USA.2 She was about 48 old. An obituary for Trena Mae was published in Cambridge Leader. Click on the icon to read a transcription of the text.2

Children of Trena Mae Wilson and John Amil Thorson
Phyllis Ardeline Thorson+ b. 1 Nov 1926, d. 27 Feb 1999
Marilyn Ann Thorson+ b. 13 Mar 1929, d. 6 Apr 1988
Roger Thorson+ b. 31 Dec 1930

Citations

  1. [S821] Yungclas, Ted. Various E-mail messages from <e-mail address> at Connecticut.
  2. [S841] The Cambridge Leader, Cambridge, Iowa, 4 August 1949.
  3. [S910] Iowa. Story County. 1920 U.S. Census, population schedule. Micropublication T625, roll 515. Washington: National Archives.
  4. [S837] [Unknown Newspaper Clipping], Iowa, after August 1952.
  5. [S892] Iowa. Story County. 1930 U.S. Census, population schedule. Micropublication T626, roll 684. Washington: National Archives.


         

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