Person:Wesley Stark (1)

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Name Wesley Hardin Stark
Gender Male
Birth[4][5] 1870 Bates, Missouri, United Statesprobably in June, after the 1st of the month (see 1870 Census)
Census[5] 1870 Bates, Missouri, United States
Census[1] 1 Jun 1911 Strathcona, Alberta, Canada
Marriage 1911 Strathcona, Alberta, Canadabefore 1 June (date of 1911 Census)
to Maggie Penninah Willson
Immigration[2] 24 Mar 1913 Sweet Grass, Montana, United States
Census[3] 1930 Skagit, Washington, United States
Death[4][6] 25 Oct 1945 Sedro-Woolley, Skagit, Washington, United States
Burial[4][6] 2 Nov 1945 Sedro-Woolley, Skagit, Washington, United StatesUnion Cemetery
  1. Strathcona District, Alberta, in Canada. 1911 Census of Canada. (Ottawa, Ontario, Canada: Library and Archives Canada)
    ED 381, p. 13, HH 118, Fam 119.

    Stark, Wesley, Township 47, Range 25, b. March 1872, 39, b. USA, immigrated 1896, Naturalized 1905, German race, Canadian Nationality, Methodist, farmer
    , Margaret, wife, b. Nov 1889, 21, b. Ontario, immigrated 1900, Naturalized 1905, English race, Canadian Nationality, Baptist

  2. Immigration and Naturalization Service. Border Crossings: From Canada to U.S., 1895-1956: Records of the Immigration and Naturalization Service, RG 85. (Provo, UT, USA: Operations Inc).

    Sweet Grass, Montana, 24 March 1913
    Stark, Wesley H, 44, farmer, Canadian Nationality, German Race, residence Millet, Alberta; born Butler, Missouri, USA
    Contact in Canada: sister, Mrs. R. J. Shaw, Millet, Alberta
    Destination: Pueblo, Colorado
    Previously in US 1871-1896, Missouri, return to Canada June 1896, Sweet Grass
    going as homesteader [not to meet someone]
    Description: 5 ft 10 inches, medium complex, dark brown hair, hazel eyes
    , Nina M., 23, housewife, Canadian Nationaliity, German Race; b. [_]ardville, Ontario
    Contact in Canada: mother Mrs. S. J. Wilson, Vancouver, BC
    Previously in US 1895-1900, Detroit, Michigan
    Description: 5 ft, Fair complexion, light hair, blue eyes
    , John W., 8 months, b. Millet, Alberta

  3. East Clear Lake Precinct, Skagit, Washington, in United States. 1930 U.S. Census Population Schedule. (National Archives Microfilm Publication T626)
    ED 24-16,p. 6A, HH 29, Fam 29.

    Stark, Wesley H, owns home worth $1000, not a farm, 60, married age 40, b. MO, fa b. AL, mo b. OH, farm labourer, not a veteran
    , Nina M., wife, 40, married age 21, b. CAN English, both parents b. CAN English, immigrated 1913, Naturalized
    , John W., son, 17, b. CAN English

  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 Wesley Hardin Stark, Memorial 28261096, Created by: Mostloved 13 Jul 2008, Maintained by: Sheila. Accessed 21 Oct 2019, in Find A Grave.

    Wesley Hardin Stark
    BIRTH 1870, Missouri, USA
    DEATH 1945 (aged 74–75)
    BURIAL Union Cemetery, Sedro-Woolley, Skagit County, Washington, USA
    [Has photography of gravestone]

  5. 5.0 5.1 Mingo Township, Bates, Missouri, in United States. 1870 U.S. Census Population Schedule. (National Archives Microfilm Publications M593 and T132)
    p. 16, HH 115, Fam 111 , Official Census Date 1 June 1870; enumerated 21 July 1870.

    Post Office: Butler
    Stark, Norman, 28, farmer, RE = $1600, PE = $500, b. IL
    , Thirza (female), 21, keeping house, b. IL
    , Hardin, 1 month, b. MO*
    Lewis, Gideon, 23, farm labourer, [no RE listed], PE $200, b. IL
    *See census instructions p. 9

  6. 6.0 6.1 Skagit County, Sep-Dec 1945, in Washington (State). Bureau of Vital Statistics. Washington Death Certificates [Index], 1907–1960. (FamilySearch, 2016).

    No. 524
    Wesley H. Stark
    d. 15 Oct 1945, Sedro Woolley, Skagit County, Memorial Hospital (length of stay 10 days)
    Usual residence Sedro Woollley Rt #3, Skagit, Washington, resident of this community 20 yrs
    b. 4 Mar 1870, married, not a Veteran
    age 75 yrs, 7 months, 21 days
    b. Pilot Mound, Missouri
    Occupation Ret Etlectircal Engineer
    father Nolan Stark, b. AL
    moher Thresa Cannon, b. unknown
    Informant Nina Stark, Sedro Woolley, Washington
    Burial 2 Nov 1945, Sedro Woolley, Washington