Kossuth County, IA

John Wesley Staveley was born in Traer, Iowa, to parents Anthony Staveley and Jane BELL.  He married Elizabeth COLVILLE of Scotland, and settled in Kossuth County, Iowa by 1910:

1910: , Kossuth, Iowa

 John W. STAVELY  Head   M   Male   36   Iowa  Farmer
 Libby STAVELY  Wife  M  Female  34   Scotland  
 Thelma G. STAVELY  Daur  U  Female  6  Iowa  
 J. Wilbur STAVELY  Son  U  Male  3  Iowa  
 Gordon A. STAVELY  Son  U  Male  2  Iowa  
 Herbert S. STAVELY  Son  U  Male  1 mo  Iowa  

 

1920: Algona, Kossuth, Iowa

 John STAVELY  Head   M   Male   46   Iowa  Proprietor ? Works
 Elizabeth STAVELY  Wife  M  Female  43   Scotland  
 Thelma G. STAVELY  Daur  U  Female  16  Iowa  
 Wilbur STAVELY  Son  U  Male  12  Iowa  
 Gordon STAVELY  Son  U  Male  11  Iowa  
 Hubert STAVELY  Son  U  Male  9  Iowa  
 Robert STAVELY  Son  U  Male  7  Iowa  
 Charles STAVELY  Son  U  Male  7 mo  Iowa  

 

John and Elizabeth have moved to Eddy County in North Dakota by 1930, along with three of the children, Gordon, Robert, and Charles.

Son Wilbur is lodging in St. Paul Minnesota in 1930, employed as a miner in a copper mine.

 

 

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