Herbert Ivan Phetteplace1,2,3

b. May 3, 1912, d. Jan 4, 1969
FatherWinnie Justin Phetteplace1,2,4,3 b. Oct 20, 1879, d. Jan 6, 1950
MotherAmirah "Myra" Bertha Kimball1,2,4,3 b. Mar 19, 1884, d. Nov 19, 1969
     Herbert Ivan Phetteplace was born on May 3, 1912 in KS.1,5,3,6
     Herbert Ivan Phetteplace was listed as a resident in Winnie Justin Phetteplace's household in the census report in Harvey Township, Smith Co, KS, in 1915.7
     Herbert Ivan Phetteplace appeared on the census of Jan 25, 1920 in the household of Winnie Justin Phetteplace and Amirah "Myra" Bertha Phetteplace in Athol, Smith Co, KS.1
     Herbert Ivan Phetteplace was listed as a son in Winnie Justin Phetteplace's household on the 1930 Census in Industrial School for Boys, Soldier Township, Shawnee Co, KS.3
     Herbert Ivan Phetteplace married Bernice Ford on Oct 21, 1934.8,2,6
     Herbert Ivan Phetteplace lived in Jan, 1950 in Smith Center, Smith Co, KS.4
     Herbert Ivan Phetteplace died on Jan 4, 1969 at age 56. He died from complications of polycystic kidney disease.2,6,9 He was buried circa Jan, 1969 at Fairview Cemetery, in Smith Center, Smith Co, in KS.6
Bernice and Ivan Phetteplace
Fairview Cemetery, Smith Center, KS
Photo by Julia Langel, July 2011


Bernice Ford


  1. [S571] 1920 U.S. Population Census, E. D. 219, sheet 8A, line 24, dwelling 65, family 65, Kansas, Smith County.
  2. [S1141] Smith County Pioneer, November 27, 1969, page 10, columns 3 & 4.
  3. [S1246] 1930 U. S. Census, Kansas, Shawnee County, Soldier Township, Industrial School for Boys, ED 15, sheet 1B, line 60, family 21, Kansas, Shawnee County.
  4. [S1143] Smith County Pioneer, January 12, 1950, page 1, column 2.
  5. [S1061] Roberta Burkheimer, "Moore Armstrong," e-mail to Julia Langel, August 28, 2002, Moore Armstrong.
  6. [S2030] Bernice L. Phetteplace and H. Ivan Phetteplace Cemetery Marker, Fairview Cemetery, Smith Center, Smith Co, KS.
  7. [S604] 1915 Kansas state census, population and agriculture schedules, Smith County, Harvey Township, Smith County, Harvey Township, page 2, line 4.
  8. [S607] Alice Rae Hain, "Research Binder: Moore-Hamilton", Register Report.
  9. [S2290] Glenda Jones, "H. Ivan Phetteplace family," e-mail to Julia Langel, February 24, 2012, H. Ivan Phetteplace family.
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