Jesse Pearl Phetteplace1

b. Feb 1, 1885, d. Jun 25, 1968
FatherWelcome Arvine Phetteplace1 b. Mar 9, 1831, d. Mar 3, 1897
MotherChristina Moore1 b. Jan 20, 1843, d. Aug 20, 1914
     Jesse Pearl Phetteplace was born on Feb 1, 1885 in Yankeetown, Clayton Township, Crawford Co, WI.1,2,3,4
     Jesse Pearl Phetteplace married Nellie Laving Bowers, daughter of Frank Bowers and Josephine W. Bitney, circa 1910.1,2,3,4
     Jesse was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census in Chetek, Barron Co, WI. Jess was a mason. The family was renting. Albert, Virgil and Ruby were in school.2
     Jesse was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census in Chetek, Barron Co, WI. Jesse, Nellie and Albert were working odd jobs, and Virgil was a laborer in a meat market. All were unemployed at the time of the census. They owned their home, worth $1,000. Ruby, Eunice, Viola and Opal were in school.3
     Jesse Pearl Phetteplace died on Jun 25, 1968 in Chetek, Barron Co, WI, at age 83.1,4 He was buried circa Jun 30, 1968 at Lake View Cemetery, in Chetek, Barron Co, in WI.1,4


Nellie Laving Bowers b. September 23, 1891, d. December 15, 1978
  • Albert E. Phetteplace2,3 b. Jan 9, 1910, d. Aug 30, 1989
  • Virgil F. Phetteplace2,3 b. Mar 14, 1911, d. Nov, 1984
  • Ruby M. Phetteplace2,3 b. Oct 3, 1912, d. Nov 30, 1961
  • Eunice Josephine Phetteplace2,3 b. Jul 8, 1914, d. Feb 28, 1975
  • Viola L. Phetteplace2,3 b. Oct 11, 1916, d. Dec 25, 1988
  • Opal Lorraine Phetteplace2,3 b. Jul 7, 1919, d. May 7, 2002


  1. [S607] Alice Rae Hain, "Research Binder: Moore-Hamilton", Register Report.
  2. [S1002] 1920 U. S. Census, Wisconsin, Barron Co, Chetek, ED 10, sheet 12A/117, line 2, dwelling 233, family 233, Wisconsin, Barron County.
  3. [S1243] 1930 U. S. Census, Wisconsin, Barron County, Chetek, ED 8, sheet 2B & 3A, line 99, dwelling 51, family 52, Wisconsin, Barron County.
  4. [S1401] Jesse P. Phetteplace and Nellie L. Phetteplace Cemetery Marker, Lake View Cemetery, Chetek, Barron Co, WI.
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