Person:Adna Wardwell (1)

Adna Romanza Chaffee Wardwell
m. 1878
  1. Mary Winona Wardwell1878 -
  2. Sidney Lorenzo Wardwell1880 -
  3. James C. Wardwell1882 -
  4. Edith Wardwell1884 - 1982
  5. Frank Arthur Wardwell1886 - 1981
  6. Mabel Wardwell1887 -
  7. Marjorie Wardwell1890 - 1976
  8. Frederick Chaffee Wardwell1893 - 1980
  9. Theodore Maxwell Wardwell1895 - 1965
  10. Robert Hayes Wardwell1897 - 1982
  11. Adna Romanza Chaffee Wardwell1900 - 1988
m. ABT 1921
  1. Robert Johnson Wardwell1924 - 1994
Facts and Events
Name Adna Romanza Chaffee Wardwell
Gender Male
Birth[1] 27 MAR 1900 Pembina, Pembina, North Dakota
Marriage ABT 1921 to Gladys B. Johnson
Death[2] 23 JUL 1988 Escondido, San Diego, CA
Occupation? Orchestra Musician in 1930

Called "Baby Wardwell' in 1900 census.

Named for Gen. Adna Romanza Chaffee. (From Gladys Wardwell Lehman) My grandmother, Winona, lost her father when she was a child and she and her mother went to live with her father's brother, the General. She was raised in his household with his children. Among other things he charged up San Juan Hill with Teddy Roosevelt and was the commander of the Boxer Rebellion in China as well as Secretary of the Army for a short time.

A musician and buisinessman in Los Angeles, later owned several resorts in Oregon, and retired to Escondido, CA- Gladys Wardwell Lehman

World War I Draft Registration Card says he was of medium height and slender build with blue eyes and light hair. A student, living with his mother in Seattle when he registered 12 September 1918.

Living on Pointsetta Place in Beverly Hills at 1930 census, renting for $50/month.

  1. World War I Draft Registration Card.
  2. Social Security Death Index.