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Olive Jane Phelps

Female 1845 - 1927  (~ 82 years)


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  • Name Olive Jane Phelps 
    Born February 1845  Middlesex Township, Yates County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 30 March 1927  Newaygo, Newaygo County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Newaygo Cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Newaygo County Republican, 26 December 1901 “Local and General News”:
      “Samuel Judd W.R.C. No 242 has elected the following officers: President, Mrs. Gibe; S. Vice Pres., Mrs. Race; J.V. Pres., Mrs. Oastrom; Chaplain, Mrs. Annie Smith; Treasurer, Mrs. Ricket; Conductor, Mrs. Ann Thompson; Guard, Mrs. Foggerty.”

      Newaygo Republican, 21 January 1904, “Local News”:
      “The following officers were unintentially ommitted in the W. R. C. election report last week: S. V. President, Mrs. Olive Race; J. V. President, Mrs. Bertha Smith.”

      Newaygo Republican, 4 February 1904, “Local News”:
      “The W.R.C. of this village has elected the following committees: Press correspondent, Mrs. Sarah Gibe; patriotic instructor, Mrs. Rilla Ricket; conference committee, Mrs. Olive Race, Mrs. Mary Ostrom, Mrs. Adelia Thompson, Mrs. Caroline Gates; executive committee, Mrs. Mary Ostrom, Mrs. Caroline Gates, Mrs. Rilla Ricket, Mrs. Bertha Smith; finance committee, Mrs. Standish, Mrs. Adelia Thompson, Mrs. Jennie Riblet; relief committee, Mrs. Bertha Smith, Mrs. Ann Thompson, Mrs. Violet Kelly.”

      Newaygo County Death Certificate - Olive J. Phelps Race, widow died 30 March 1927 in the village of Newaygo. Cause was labor pneumonia. She had no occupation. She and her parents Asa G. Phelps and Marrietta Jones were all born in New York.

      CARD OF THANKS - Newaygo Republican - April 1927

      CARD OF THANKS

      We wish to extend our sincere thanks to the many friends and neighbors for their sympathy and aid in our recent bereavement, also to the Cement company employees and various lodges for their beautiful flowers, Mr. Truman for his words of sympathy and kindness, those who assisted in singing and those who tendered their autos at the funeral.

      The Children of Mrs. Olive J. Race

      (Newaygo Republican, 1928)

      IN MEMORIAM
      In loving memory of my dear mother, Olive J. Race, who passed away one year ago, March 30, 1927.
      In silence she suffered,
      In patience she bore,
      Till God called her home,
      To suffer no more.
      Mrs. Daniel S. Edwards

      Death Index: Olive Jones was born 10 February 1845 in New York to Asa G. Phelps and Marsetta Jones. A widow, she died March 30, 1927 In the Village of Newaygo, Newaygo County. "Michigan, Death Certificates, 1921-1952," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/KFQL-T8F : accessed 06 May 2013), Asa G Phelps in entry for Olive J Race, 1927.
    Person ID I18853  Schirado
    Last Modified 14 June 2014 

    Father Asa G. Phelps,   b. 27 April 1822, Middlesex Township, Yates County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 July 1906, Brooks Township, Newaygo County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Maryette Jones,   b. about 21 August 1822, Hancock, Berkshire County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 June 1904, Brooks Township, Newaygo County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 81 years) 
    Married about 1844 
    Family ID F4857  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse Peter Edward Race,   b. 1 June 1834, Copake, Columbia County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 February 1921, Newaygo, Newaygo County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 3 July 1862  Potter, Yates County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Marriage Records, Yates County Ny
    Notes 
    Children 
     1. Alice Race,   b. 19 March 1863, Potter, Yates County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 March 1864, Potter, Yates County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     2. Maggie Race,   b. 31 March 1865, Potter, Yates County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 October 1865, Potter, Yates County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +3. Ada Race,   b. 3 May 1867, Potter, Yates County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 December 1942, Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    +4. Edward James Race,   b. 29 June 1868, Paris Township, Kent County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 February 1905, Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years)
     5. Ernest Erwin Race,   b. 14 August 1872, Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 June 1947, Newaygo, MI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     6. Margaret Race,   b. 19 November 1874, Wyoming Township, Kent County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. before 1880  (Age < 5 years)
    +7. Marietta Race,   b. 19 November 1876, Kent County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 January 1962, Newaygo, Newaygo County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
    +8. Bertha Race,   b. 27 February 1879, Kent County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1962  (Age 82 years)
     9. Albert James Race,   b. 1 October 1883, Croton Township, Newaygo County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 September 1965, Newaygo, Newaygo County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    +10. Franklin Ora Race,   b. 26 July 1888, Croton Township, Newaygo County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. October 1970, Petoskey, Emmet County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    Family ID F4802  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart


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