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Re: FINDING FAMILY
Posted by: Susan Nass (ID *****9061) Date: March 03, 2010 at 05:28:33
In Reply to: FINDING FAMILY by CHRISTINA WELLS of 741

Hello Christina,

I am not related in any way. Saw your post and this is what I have found:

1880 United States Federal Census
about Michael Imes
Name: Michael Imes
Home in 1880: Walnut, Madison, Iowa
Age: 47
Estimated birth year: abt 1833
Birthplace: Maryland
Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
Spouse's name: Calista
Father's birthplace: Pennsylvania
Mother's birthplace: Pennsylvania
Occupation: Farmer
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Gender: Male

Household Members: Name Age
Michael Imes 47, head, farmer, b. Maryland, parents b. Penna.
Calista Imes 37, wife, b. Vermont, parents b. Vermont <+++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
William J. Imes 16, son, farming, b. Iowa
Amanda J. Imes 14, daughter, b. Iowa
Lewis Imes 13, son, farming, b. Iowa
Gilbert Imes 12, son
Alice Imes 11, daughter <+++++++++
Robt. Imes 10, son
Margert L. Imes 8, daughter
Frank Imes 7, son
Arthur Imes 6, son
Mary Imes 5, daughter
Della Imes 3, daughter
George W. Imes 60, brother, farming, b. Penna, parents b. Penna.

Source Citation: Year: 1880; Census Place: Walnut, Madison, Iowa; Roll T9_353; Family History Film: 1254353; Page: 181.2000; Enumeration District: 116; Image: 0366
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1870 United States Federal Census
about Michael Imes
Name: Michael Imes
Birth Year: abt 1834
Age in 1870: 36
Birthplace: Maryland
Home in 1870: Walnut, Madison, Iowa
Race: White
Gender: Male
Post Office: Ohio

Household Members: Name Age
George Jmes 46, head, farmer, $3000, $1529, b. Penna.
Michael Imes 36, brother, farmer, $3000, $1529, b. Maryland
Celesta Imes 26, wife, keeping house, b. VERMONT
Ann Imes 7, daughter, b. Iowa
William Imes 6, son, b. Iowa
Amanda Imes 5, daughter, b. Iowa
Lewis Imes 4, son, b. Iowa
Gilbert Imes 3, son, b. Iowa
Alice Imes 1, daughter, b. Iowa <+++++++++++++++
Robert Imes 9/12, son, b. Iowa
Jerry Imes 78, <Father?>, no occupation, b. Maryland
Mary Imes 18, <sister?>, no occupation, b. Penna.
Charles Jones 16, farm laborer

Source Citation: Year: 1870; Census Place: Walnut, Madison, Iowa; Roll M593_407; Page: 156B; Image: 318; Family History Library Film: 545906.
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U.S. IRS Tax Assessment Lists, 1862-1918
about Michael Imes
Name: Michael Imes
State: Iowa
Tax Year: 1866
Roll Title: District 5; Annual Lists; 1866
NARA Series: M766
NARA Roll: 14

Michael Imes, Lee County, hotel keeper, taxed $10.00
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from www.rootsweb.ancestry.com (free site)

Name: Calista Blanchard
Sex: F
Birth: DEC 1843 in Vt.
Death: ABT 1919

Father: John Nelson Blanchard b: 22 FEB 1815 in Vt.
Mother: Eunice Bridges b: ABT 1817 in Vt.

Marriage 1 Michael Imes b: 18 MAR 1834 in Maryland

Children
**William James Imes b: 1864 in Madison county, Ia
Amanda J. Imes b: ABT 1866 in Madison county, Ia
Lewis Imes b: ABT 1867 in Madison county, Ia
Gilbert Imes b: ABT 1868 in Madison county, Ia
Alice Ann Imes b: ABT 1869 in Madison county, Ia <+++++
Robert Imes b: 20 APR 1870 in Madison county, Ia
Margaret Louisa Imes b: 1872 in Madison county, Ia
Frank Imes b: 1873 in Madison county, Ia
Arthur Imes b: 1874 in Madison county, Ia
Mary Imes b: 1875 in Madison county, Ia
**Della Imes b: 9 APR 1877 in Madison county, Ia

From family tree posted by Jane rugshop(at)grm.net on 2/28/2010. She is probably connected to your IMES family - note the *** - those are the names she is connected to.

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Hope this helps. I do not see anything that says that Calista BLANCHARD IMES was a Sioux indian.

Regards,
Susan Nass
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