Person:John Phiefer (8)

John Phiefer
d.1956
m. 25 May 1851
  1. Johannes Pheifer1854 - 1856
  2. Wieger Pheifer1857 -
  3. Hendrik Pheifer1864 -
  4. John Phiefer1866 - 1956
m. 11 Dec 1895
  1. Alice Phiefer1897 - 1993
  2. John Gilbert Phiefer1898 - 1950
  3. Leonard Phiefer1900 - 1974
  4. Sara Phiefer1903 - 1995
  5. Clarence Phiefer1904 - 1990
m. Jun 1907
Facts and Events
Name John Phiefer
Alt Name Jan Pheifer
Gender Male
Birth[2][12] 10 Jan 1866 Holwerd, Westdongeradeel, Friesland, Netherlands
Emigration[12] 14 Apr 1885 Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, NetherlandsAboard ship Edam, arrived United States 28 April
Census[10] 1895 Kandiyohi, Minnesota, United StatesHolland Township
Marriage 11 Dec 1895 to Antje Johannes Kingma
Census[9] 1900 Kandiyohi, Minnesota, United StatesHolland Township
Census[11] 1905 Kandiyohi, Minnesota, United StatesRoseland Township
Marriage Jun 1907 Kandiyohi County, Minnesota, USAto Berta De La Ludvika “Bertha” Kraatz
Census[3] 1910 Kandiyohi, Minnesota, United StatesWhitefield Township
Citizenship[12] 4 Oct 1915 Kandiyohi, Minnesota, United StatesSwore Oath of Allegiance
Census[4] 1920 Kandiyohi, Minnesota, United StatesWhitefield Township
Property[5] 17 May 1920 Clear Lake, Skagit, Washington, United Statespurchased house and lot in town
Property[5] 20 Dec 1920 Clear Lake, Skagit, Washington, United Statespurchased farm
Census[6] 1930 Clear Lake, Skagit, Washington, United States
Property[7] 3 April 1935 Clear Lake, Skagit, Washington, United Statessold town lots to step-daughter
Census[13] 1940 Skagit, Washington, United States
Property[8] 27 May 1943 Clear Lake, Skagit, Washington, United Statessold farm
Residence[1] Jun 1950 Great Falls, Cascade, Montana, United States
Death? 1956 from gravestone
Burial? Clear Lake, Skagit, Washington, USA
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References
  1. Phiefer - John Phiefer, in Knott Family Obituaries, Primary quality.
  2. Birth Record, Westdongeradeel, in Netherlands. Genlias, B 3.

    Tresoar, Frysk Histoarysk en Letterjundick Sintrum (Archives)
    Jan Pheifer, b. 10-01-1866 (registered 12-01-1866),
    Father Leendert Johannes Pheifer; Mother: Aaltje Wiegers de Bries

  3. Minnesota, Kandiyohi, , Whitefield Township, in United States. 1910 U.S. Census Population Schedule. (National Archives Microfilm Publication T623), HH 14, Family 14, Primary quality.

    Phiefer, John, head, white male, age 44, second marriage, married 2 years, born Holland of Dutch parents, immigrated 1885, citizenship=PA, speaks English, farmer, able to read and write, rents farm
    , Bertha, wife, white female, age 45, second marriage, married 2 years, seven children, six living, born in Germany of German parents, immigrated 1872, speaks English, able to read and write
    , Alice, daughter, white female, age 13, single, born Minnesota of Dutch parents, attends school
    , John, son, white male, age 11, single, born Minnesota of Dutch parents, attends school
    , Leonard, son, white male, age 9 single, born Minnesota of Dutch parents, attends school
    , Sara, daughter, age 7, white female, single, born South Dakota of Dutch parents, attends school
    , Clarence, son, white male, age 5, born Minnesota of Dutch parents
    Knott, Carlton, step-son, white male, age 16, single, born Minnesota, Dutch father, German mother, attends school
    , Alvina, step-daughter, white female, age 13, single, born Minnesota, Dutch father, German mother, attends school

  4. Minnesota, Kandiyohi, Whitefield Township; FHL #1820841, in United States. 1920 U.S. Census Population Schedule. (National Archives Microfilm Publication T625), HH 28, Fam 29, Primary quality.

    Phiefer, John, head, rents farm, white male, age 54, married, immigrated 1880, naturalized 1917, born Holland, both parents born Holland, speaks English, farmer, general farm, employer, Farm Schedule 29
    , Bertha, wife, white female, age 55, married, immigrated 1873, naturalized 1883, born Germany, both parents born Germany, speaks English, no occupation
    , Alice, daughter, white female, age 22, single, able to read and write, born Minnesota, father born Holland, mother born Germany, speaks English, no occupation
    , John, son, white male, age 21, single, able to read and write, born Minnesota, father born Holland, mother born Germany, speaks English, farm labourer
    , Leonard, son, white male, born Minnesota, father born Holland, mother born Germany, speaks English, farm labourer, at home, wage worker
    , Sadie, daughter, white female, age 17, single, attends school, able to read and write, born South Dakota, father born Holland, mother born Germany, speaks English, no occupation
    , Clarence, son, white male, age 15, single, attends school, able to read and write, born Minnesota, father born Holland, mother born Germany, speaks English, no occupation

  5. 5.0 5.1 Skagit County Deed Records, Northwest Washington Regional Archives , Primary quality.

    Vol. 12, p. 49 - #146838 – Warranty Deed
    Grantors, Clear Lake Lumber Co., a WA Corp
    For $700 conveys and warrants to
    John Phiefer and Bertha Phiefer his wife
    Lots 1 to 9 inclusive, block 12 of Plat of Clear Lake, Skagit County
    Dated 17 May 1920
    Signed B. R. Lewis, Vice Pres, F. H. Jackson, Sec
    Witness John Federspiel, NP, at Clear Lake

    Vol. 12, p.85 - #146930 Warranty Deed
    Grantors – C. D. Davis and Olive V. Davis, husband and wife
    For $4000, convey and warrant to
    John Phiefer and Bertha Phiefer his wife, grantees
    Commencing at a point 7.44 chains east and 4.32 chains south of the NW corner of lot 1 of Sec 12, T34N, R4E and at a point on the Southern Boundary of a Country Road known as the Clear Lake and Beaver Lake Road, 50 ft “E’ly” of where said road crosses the right of way of the Seattle and International Railroad, thence south 17-1/2 deg west parallel and 50 ft distant from said RR right of way for 11.93 chains, which is the beginning of the tract herein described, then continuing South, 17-1/2 deg west running parallel to and 50 ft from said RR a distance of 3.82 chains, then East 13.06 chains or until an intersection is made with above County Road, at its western boundary, then N 27-12 deg west running along western boundary of said road to a point due east of the point of beginning, then west to point of beginning.
    Also the S1/2 of
    Beginning at a point 7.44 chains east and 4.32 chains south of the NW corner of lot 1, S12, T34N, R4E, and at a point on the Southern boundary of a county road known as the Lear Lake and Beaver Lake Road, 50 feet “E’ly” of where said road crosses the right of way of the Seattle and International RR then south 17-12/ deg west parallel and 50 feet distant from said RR right of way 11.93 chains, then east 10.03 chains or until intersection is made with said above county road at its western boundary and then north 27-1/2 deg west along western boundary of said Road about 13.31 chains to place of beginning. In Skagit County, WA
    Dated 20 Dec 1920
    Signed C. E. Davis, Olive V. Davis
    Witness R. V. Welts, NP at Mt. Vernon
    Filed 6 Jan 1921

    Vol. 12, p. 86 - #146931 – Quit Claim Deed
    Grantors R. W. Stevenson and May Stevenson his wife of Skagit County, WA
    For $1.00 paid by
    John Phiefer of Skagit County, WA
    Quit claim all interest in [land described p. 85 - #146930] to release and convey all interest acquired or held by grantors under and by virtue of a certain mtg. Dated 4 April 1919 made by C. E. Davis and Olive V. Davis his wife and . W. Davis a bachelor to Skagit County Abstract Company recorded in Vo. 59 Mortgages p. 183 dated 17 Apr 1919 w/assignments to J. H. Smith, then 8 Dec 1920 to R. W. Stevenson, in the amt of $1600
    Another mtg of $5600 in Mtgs 59-195
    Which is now involved in an action pending in Superior Court of WA State for Skagit County, Cause #9647 for purpose of foreclosing on chattel mts and grantors mtg.
    Dated 31 Dec 1920
    Signed R. W. Stevenson, May Stevenson
    Witness C. J. Henderson, NP at Mt. Vernon
    Filed 6 Jan 1921

  6. Washington, Skagit, West Clear Lake, in United States. 1930 U.S. Census Population Schedule. (National Archives Microfilm Publication T626), HH 49, Fam 50, Primary quality.

    Phiefer, John, Head, renting, not on farm, male, white, age 64, married, 1st marriage at age 28, able to read and write, born Holland, both parents born Holland, 1st language = Frisian, immigrated 1880, naturalized, able to speak English, retired, not a veteran
    Bertha, wife, white female, age 66, married, first marriage at age 18, able to read and write, born Germany, both parents born Germany, 1st language = German, immigrated 1880, Naturalized, able to speak English

  7. Skagit County Deed Records, Northwest Washington Regional Archives , Primary quality.

    Vol 160, p. 382 - #269861
    Indenture 3 April 1935
    Between John Phiefer, Sr a widower
    And Anna Edzenga wife of Dick Edzenga
    Who paid $300
    For Lots 1, 2, and 3, Block 12, Plat of Clear Lake
    Signed John Phiefer, Sr.
    Witness Ruth L. Egbert, NP at Mt. Vernon
    Filed 21 May 1935

  8. Skagit County Deed Records, Northwest Washington Regional Archives , Primary quality.

    Vol 189, p. 117 – 362675 – Statutory Warranty Deed
    John Phiefer widower conveys and warrants
    For $3500 paid by
    W. Ira Dickenson, widower
    Part of Lot 1, S12, T34N, R4E
    Commencing at a point 7.44 chains E and 4.32 chains S of the NW corner of Lot 1 and at a point on the southern boundary of county road known as the Clear Lake and Beaver Lake Road 50 feet easterly of where said road crosses the Right of way of Seattle and International RR, then S 17-1/2 deg W parallel and 50 ft distant from said RR right of way for 11.93 chains which is the point of beginning of the tract herein described, then S 17-1/2 deg W of and running parallel to and 50 ft from RR right of way for 3.82 chains, then E 13.06 chains or until an intersection is made with above county road at its western boundary then N 27-1/2 deg W along the western boundary of said road to a point due E. of Point of Beginning then West to point of beginning.
    Also S1/2 of following – Beginning at a point 7.44 chains E and 4.32 chains S of the NW corner of Lot 1 and at a point on Southern Boundary of a county road known as the Clear Lake and Bever Lake Road, 50 ft easterly of where said road crosses the right of way of the Seattle and International Railroad, 50 ft easterly of where said road crosses the right of way of the Seattle and International Railroad, then S 17-1/2 deg W parallel and 50 ft from said RR right of way for 11.93 chains, then E 10.03 chains or until an intersection is made with county road at its Western boundary, then N 27-1/2 deg w running along the Western boundary of said road about 13.31 chains to place of beginning
    Dated 27 May 1943
    Signed John Phiefer
    Witness A. H. Ward, NP Sedro Woolley
    Filed 28 May 1943

  9. Minnesota, Kandiyohi County Holland Township, in United States. 1900 U.S. Census Population Schedule. (National Archives Microfilm Publication T624), Family 103, HH 101.

    Pheifer, John, head, white, male, born January 1866 in Holland, age 34, married 4 years, both parents born in Holland, immigrated in 1885, [citizenship=Pa], farmer, able to read, write, speak English, owns farm with mortgage.
    , Annie, wife, born March 1868 in Holland, had eight children, six living, both parents born in Holland, immigrated 1873, able to read, write, speak English
    , Allis, daughter, born March 1896, Minnesota
    , Johannes, son, born October 1898, Minnesota
    , Gerretje Flynn, step-daughter, born March 1886, Michigan, at school 2 months
    , William Flynn, step-son, born Oct. 1889, Minnesota, at school 8 months
    , Henry Flynn, step-son, born April 1893, Minnesota, at school 4 months
    , Janje W. Flynn, step-daughter, born June 1895, Minnesota

  10. Minnesota, Kandiyohi, Holland Township, in Minnesota. Census Bureau. State census, 1895. (St. Paul [Minnesota]: State Library and Records Service, 1969), Primary quality.

    Phiefer, John, 29, resident of state 4 yrs 2 mon, resident of enumeration dist 3 yrs 6 mon, able to read, write, does not speak English
    , Leendert, 66, resident of state 4 yrs 2 mon, resident of enumeration dist 3 yrs 6 mon, able to read, write, does not speak English
    , Henke, 54, female, resident of state 4 yrs 2 mon, resident of enumeration dist 3 yrs 6 mon, able to read, write, does not speak English

  11. Roseland Township, in Minnesota Historical Society. Division of Archives and Manuscripts. State Census, 1905. (St. Paul, Minnesota), Primary quality.

    Pheifer, John, 39, b. Netherlands, resident of state 15 yrs 7 mons, of enumeration district 8 mon, farmer
    , Annie, 37, b. Netherlands, resident of state 17 yrs 1 mon, of enumeration district 8 months, wife
    Flym, Gertie, 19, b. Michigan, step-daughter
    , William, 15, b. Minnesota, step-son
    , Henry, 12, b. Minnesota, step-son
    , Jennie W., b. Minnesota, step-daughter
    Phiefer, Alice, 8, b. Minnesota, daughter
    , Johnnie, 6, b. Minnesota, son
    Lynderd, 4, b. Minnesota, son
    Sadie, 2, b. Dakota, daughter
    Clarence, 5 months, b. Minnesota

  12. 12.0 12.1 12.2 Phiefer, John - Naturalization Papers, in Knott Family Documents, Primary quality.
  13. East Clear Lake Precinct, Skagit, Washington, in United States. 1940 U.S. Census Population Schedule. (National Archives Microfilm Publication T627), HH 111, Primary quality.

    East Beaver Lake Road, owns farm worth $1200
    Phiefer, Clarence, 35, married, completed 8th grade, b. MN, five years ago in Kelso, Cowlitz, Washington, not employed, looking for work, unemployed 13 weeks, logger in logging woods, worked 30 weeks last year, annual income $750, has other sources of income
    , wynona, wife, 34, married, 4 yrs High School, b. MO, 5 yrs ako i Kelso, Cowlitz, Washington, not employed, doews housework at home
    , John, 74, widower, 2 years college, b. Netherlands, at same house 5 years ago, not employed but has a job, farm, works for self, no annual [paid] income, other sources of income