Person:Sara Phiefer (3)

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
  • HJohn Ensch1897 - 1976
  • WSara Phiefer1903 - 1995
m. 15 Dec 1929
Facts and Events
Name Sara Phiefer
Alt Name Sadie Phiefer
Gender Female
Birth[3][1] 2 Sep 1903 Douglas, South Dakota, United States
Census[12] 1905 Kandiyohi, Minnesota, United States
Census[4] 1910 Kandiyohi, Minnesota, United StatesWhitefield Township
Census[5] 1920 Kandiyohi, Minnesota, United StatesWhitefield Township
Marriage 15 Dec 1929 Mount Vernon, Skagit, Washington, United Statesto John Ensch
Census[6] 1930 Clear Lake, Skagit, Washington, United States
Residence[7] 1937 Clear Lake, Skagit, Washington, United StatesOccupation Postmaster
Residence[2] May-Jun 1950 Clear Lake, Skagit, Washington, United States
Residence[8] 28 Nov 1974 Clear Lake, Skagit, Washington, United States
Residence[9] 5 Apr 1978 Burlington, Skagit, Washington, United States
Residence[10] 1982 Clear Lake, Skagit, Washington, United States
Death[1][11] Jul 1995 Clear Lake, Skagit, Washington, United States
Burial[11] Mount Vernon, Skagit, Washington, United StatesHawthorne Lawn Memorial Park
References
  1. 1.0 1.1 Glen Williams, in Knott Family email.
  2. "John Ensch", in Courier-Times (Sedro Woolley, Washington); Washington State Library, 21 January 1976.

    John Ensch, age 78, a resident of Clear Lake since 1921, died Wednesday, January 14 in Sedro-Woolley. He was born September 20, 1897 at Ramsey, North Dakota.
    His marriage to Sadie Phiefer took place in Mount Vernon in 1921 [sic].
    Mr. Ensch served with the U. S. Army during World War 1. He had been employed as a millwright, working in the lumber and shingle mills of this area, retiring in 1963.
    He was a member of the George Baldridge Post American Legion, Clear Lake Lodge No. 286 I.O.O.F., Cedar Crest Grange and a charter member of the Clear Lake Volunteer Fire Department.
    Survivors include his wife, Sadie, at the family home; one daughter, Mrs. Robert (Jackie) Mooney of Seattle; one brother, Leon Ensch of Kennewick, a granddaughter, Nan Mooney of Seattle and a number of nieces and nephews.
    Funeral services were held Saturday, January 17 at the Lemley Chapel with past Lloyd Hawkins of the Clear Lake Community Covenant Church officiating. Casket bearers were Wm. Van Slagren, Dale Allen, Brick King, Lloyd Culver, Orville Tingley and Jack Turner. Interment followed in the Hawthorne Lawn Memorial Park in Mount Vernon.

    See also: Knott Family websites, Phiefer - Swart/Flyn/Vliem - John Phiefer

  3. State of South Dakota. Births, 1856-1903. (Ancestry.com Operations Inc, [database on-line]., 2003).

    Sadie Phiefer, b. 2 Sep 1903, Douglas County, parents John Phiefer and Anna Kingma

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

    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

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

    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

  6. Washington, Skagit, West Clear Lake, in United States. 1930 U.S. Census Population Schedule. (National Archives Microfilm Publication T626), HH 87, Fam 88.

    Ensch, John, head, rents, $18 rental, owns radio, white male, age 32, married, 1st married age 32, able to read and write, born ND, both parents born US, able to speak English, laborer in sawmill, able to speak English, veteran in World War
    , Sadie, wife, white female, age 27, married, first married age 27, able to read and write, born SD, both parents born Holland, able to speak English

  7. Polk’s Skagit County (Washington) Directory, Volume XII 1937, R. L. Polk & Co., Seattle, WA, pp. 220, 309.
  8. "Obituaries - Leonard Phiefer", in Whidbey News Times (Oak Harbor, Washington; Washington State Library, Thursday, 28 November 1974.

    Leonard Phiefer
    Funeral services for Leonard Phiefer were held from the Chapel of the Bartleson-Wallin funeral Home Wednesday with the Rev. Raymond Heffernan of St. Augustine’s Catholic Church officiating. Interment followed in Maple Leaf Cemetery.
    Mr. Phiefer was born in Holland, Minn., Oct 25, 1900. He died suddenly at his home Nov. 23. He has been a resident of the Oak Harbor area since 1966
    He married Lenora Mitchell in Sedro-Woolley Aug. 13, 1946. Mr. Phiefer served with the U. S. Army during WW II and he was a member of George Morris American Legion Post of Oak Harbor.
    He is survived by his wife, Lenora, at the family home, three daughters, Mrs. Patricia Hamilton of Deming, Wash., Mrs. Madeline Raasina of Oceanside, Ore., and Ms Pamela Phiefer of Oak Harbor, one son, Leonard Phiefer with the U.S. Navy, stationed aboard the USS Hancock; two sisters, Mrs. Alice Knott of Arizona and Mrs Sada Ensch of Clear Lake, one brother, Clarence of Mt. Vernon, and five grandchildren.
    Pallbearers were Dennis Hamilton, Dean Hamilton, Bruce Chamberlain, Brant Raasina, Richard Stewart and Arthur Majarus.

  9. Clough - Ethel (Knott) Clough, in Knott Family Obituaries.
  10. Knott Family Obituaries.
  11. 11.0 11.1 "Sadie Ensch", in Courier-Times (Sedro Woolley, Washington); Washington State Library, 27 July 1995.

    Sadie Ensch, 91, of Clear Lake, died July 14, 1995, at the Skagit Valley Convalescent Center. She retired as postmistress at the Clear Lake Post Office in 1965. Cremation was under the direction of Lemley Chapel. Interment was at Hawthorne Lawn Memorial Park.

    See also: Knott Family websites, Phiefer - Swart/Flyn/Vliem - Sadie Ensch

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

    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