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Re: Alexander Rife and Margaret Blofser of Onward, Indiana
Posted by: Susan Nass (ID *****9061) Date: October 18, 2009 at 12:42:04
In Reply to: Alexander Rife and Margaret Blofser of Onward, Indiana by Jon Stewart of 321

Hello Jon,

I am not a relative. Saw your query and this is what I have found:

1930 United States Federal Census
about Elvia <ELVA> Rife
Name: Elvia Rife
Home in 1930: Marion, Grant, Indiana
Age: 18
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1912
Relation to Head of House: Son
Parent's Name: W E
Race: White

Household Members: Name Age
W E Rife 43, head, widower, married at 21, b. Ind., parents b. Ind., trackman, railroad
Elvia Rife 18, son, b. Indiana, laborer

424-1/2 S Adams

Source Citation: Year: 1930; Census Place: Marion, Grant, Indiana; Roll 589; Page: 11A; Enumeration District: 6; Image: 199.0.

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1930 United States Federal Census
about Emma L Rife
Name: Emma L Rife
Home in 1930: Cass, White, Indiana
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Age: 12
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1918
Birthplace: Indiana
Relation to Head of House: Niece
Race: White

Household Members: Name Age
George C Hines 34
Martha N Hines 31
Joseph H Hines 11
Cecil E Hines 9
Paul E Hines 7
Emma L Rife 12 <++++++++++++++++++++++++++
Emma B Barney 59

Source Citation: Year: 1930; Census Place: Cass, White, Indiana; Roll 638; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 3; Image: 949.0.

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Source Citation: Year: 1930; Census Place: Cass, White, Indiana; Roll 638; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 3; Image: 949.0.


1920 United States Federal Census
about William E Rife
Name: William E Rife
Home in 1920: Tipton, Cass, Indiana
Age: 33 years
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1887
Birthplace: Indiana
Relation to Head of House: Head
Spouse's Name: Mabel L
Father's Birth Place: Indiana
Mother's Birth Place: Ohio
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Sex: Male
Home owned: Rent
Able to read: Yes
Able to Write: Yes

Household Members: Name Age
William E Rife 33, head, b. Indiana, father b. Indiana, mother b. Ohio, laborer, railway
Mabel L Rife 25, wife, b. Indiana, father b. Wisconsin, mother b. USA
Elva E Rife 7, son, b. Indiana
Emmie L Rife 2 2/12, daughter, b. Indiana

Source Citation: Year: 1920;Census Place: Tipton, Cass, Indiana; Roll T625_426; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 56; Image: 225.

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1910 United States Federal Census
about Alexander Rife
Name: Alexander Rife
Age in 1910: 62
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1848
Birthplace: Indiana
Relation to Head of House: Head
Father's Birth Place: Pennsylvania
Mother's Birth Place: Pennsylvania
Spouse's Name: Martha A
Home in 1910: Tipton, Cass, Indiana
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Gender: Male

Household Members: Name Age
Alexander Rife 62, head, marriage 2, married 35 yrs, b. Indiana, parents b. Penna.,
Martha A Rife 61, wife, marriage 1, married 35 yrs, 7 children, 5 living 1910, b. Ohio, parents b. Penna.
Emery C Rife 27, son, b. Indiana, laborer, railroad section
William E Rife 23, son, b. Indiana, laborer, railroad section <+++++++++++++++++++++++++

Village of Onward

Source Citation: Year: 1910; Census Place: Tipton, Cass, Indiana; Roll T624_341; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 43; Image: 1396.
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1900 United States Federal Census
about Alexander Rife
Name: Alexander Rife
Home in 1900: Tipton, Cass, Indiana
Age: 52
Birth Date: Jul 1847
Birthplace: Indiana
Race: White
Ethnicity: American
Gender: Male
Relationship to Head of House: Head
Father's Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Mother's Birthplace: Pennsylvania
Spouse's Name: Martha A
Marriage year: 1874
Marital Status: Married
Years Married: 26
Residence : Tipton Township (North Half), Cass, Indiana

Household Members: Name Age
Alexander Rife 52, head, b. July 1847, married 26 yrs, b. Indiana, parents b. Penna., day laborer
Martha A Rife 51, wife, b. Apr. 1849, married 26 yrs, 7 children, 5 living 1900, b. Ohio, parents b. Penna.
Rosey E Rife 22, daughter, b. Oct. 1878, Indiana, servant
Emery C Rife 17, son, June 1882, day laborer
Paris C Rife 15, son, b. Dec. 1889
William E Rife 13, son, b. Dec. 1886 <+++++++++++++

Source Citation: Year: 1900; Census Place: Tipton, Cass, Indiana; Roll T623_362; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 21.
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1880 United States Federal Census
about Alaxandr Rife
Name: Alaxandr Rife
Home in 1880: Jackson, Cass, Indiana
Age: 33
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1847
Birthplace: Indiana
Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
Spouse's Name: Martha A.
Father's birthplace: New York
Mother's birthplace: New York
Occupation: Farmer
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Gender: Male

Household Members: Name Age
Alaxandr Rife 33, head, farmer, b. Indiana, parents b. NY
Martha A. Rife 31, wife, b. Ohio, parents b. Penna.
Mary E. Rife 4, daughter, b. Indiana
Rosa Eta Rife 2, daughter, b. Indiana
Charles I. Rife 4M, son, b. Indiana

Source Citation: Year: 1880; Census Place: Jackson, Cass, Indiana; Roll T9_268; Family History Film: 1254268; Page: 448.1000; Enumeration District: 35; Image: 0532
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1870 United States Federal Census
about Alexander Rife
Name: Alexander Rife
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1848
Age in 1870: 22
Birthplace: Indiana
Home in 1870: Pipe Creek, Miami, Indiana
Race: White
Gender: Male
Post Office: Bunker Hill

Household Members: Name Age
Daniel Rife 72, head, widower, retired farmer, $1500, $250, b. Penna.
Jacob Rife 42, son, works on farm, $1000, $500, b. Penna.
Jemima Rife 27, daughter, keeping house, b. Ohio
Peter Rife 25, son, works on farm, $100, b. Indiana
Alexander Rife 22, son, carpenter, b. Indiana <++++++
Jennie House 25, house keeper

Source Citation: Year: 1870; Census Place: Pipe Creek, Miami, Indiana; Roll M593_343; Page: 222; Image: 444
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Indiana Marriage Collection, 1800-1941
about Martha Ann Stout
Name: Martha Ann Stout
Spouse Name: Alexander Rife
Marriage Date: 12 Feb 1874
Marriage County: Miami
Source Title 1: Miami County
Source Title 2: Index to Marriage Record 1850-1920 Inclusive Volum
Source Title 3: Original Record Located County Clerks Office, Peru
Book: C 5
OS Page: 135

Indiana Marriage Collection, 1800-1941
about Alexander Rife
Name: Alexander Rife
Spouse Name: Nancy F Thompson
Marriage Date: 27 Nov 1870
Marriage County: Miami
Source Title 1: Miami County
Source Title 2: Index to Marriage Record 1850-1920 Inclusive Volum
Source Title 3: Original Record Located County Clerks Office, Peru
Book: C 4
OS Page: 344
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Hope this helps.

Regards,
Susan Nass
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