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Gertrude Childs Ives
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Birth: Nov. 14, 1841
Niagara County
New York, USA
Death: Oct., 1907
Niagara County
New York, USA

Wife of Julius Ives Jr. Married Oct 8 1862. Julius's father in law (William H. Childs) forgave a $9,000 debt he owed to him in his will. Gertrude and sister Augusta received his home and all material items in his home. Gertrude to receive $5,000 from her father and several parcels of land.




Julius and Gertrude's children:
Charles Taylor Ives, b. April 8. 1864.
William Childs Ives, b. June 18, 1865.
Howard Colby Ives b. Oct. 11, 1867.
Theodore Edward Ives, b. Dec. 31, 1870.
Florence Acten Ives, b. April 28, 1876.

Son Howard Colby Iveswas a Unitarian Minister who became a Bahá'í after meeting ‘Abdu'l-Bahá in 1912. He left his position in the ministry to travel around the country with his wife Mabel, teaching others about their faith. He was a writer, poet, and prolific correspondent with ‘Abdu'l-Bahá and Shoghi Effendi.


son Theodore and his wife:
1900 United States Federal Census about Theodore E Ives
Name: Theodore E Ives
Age: 29
Birth Date: Dec 1870
Birthplace: New York
Home in 1900: Palisades, Bergen, New Jersey
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Son in Law
[Son-in-law]
Marital status: Married
Spouse's Name: Hattie S Ives
Marriage Year: 1898
Years Married: 2
Father's Birthplace: Connecticut
Mother's Birthplace: New York
Household Members:
Name Age
Kate G Simpson 52
Williard G Simpson 22
Theodore E Ives 29
Hattie S Ives 27

1900 United States Federal Census
about Getrude Ives
Name: Getrude Ives
[Gertrude Ives]
Home in 1900: Brooklyn Ward 7, Kings, New York
[Kings, New York]
Age: 58
Birth Date: Nov 1841
Birthplace: New York
Race: White
Gender: Female
Relationship to head-of-house: Head
Father's Birthplace: New York
Mother's Birthplace: New York
Mother: number of living children: 5
Mother: How many children: 5
Marital Status: Widowed
Household Members:
Name Age
Getrude Ives 58
Florence E Ives 24



1880 United States Federal Census
about Gertrude C. Ives
Name: Gertrude C. Ives
Home in 1880: Niagara, Niagara, New York
Age: 38
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1842
Birthplace: New York
Relation to Head of Household: Self (Head)
Father's birthplace: New York
Mother's birthplace: New York
Occupation: Keeping House
Marital Status: Widowed
Race: White
Gender: Female
Name Age
Gertrude C. Ives 38
William C. Ives 15
Howard C. Ives 12
Theodore E. Ives 9
Florance A. Ives 4
John F. Andrews 21 nephew
Prucilla Thomas 35 servant


1870 United States Federal Census
about Gertrude Ives
Name: Gertrude Ives
Birth Year: abt 1842
Age in 1870: 28
Birthplace: New York
Home in 1870: Geneva, Ontario, New York
Race: White
Gender: Female
Post Office: Geneva
Household Members:
Name Age
Julius Ives 33
Gertrude Ives 28
Charles I Ives 6
William C Ives 5
Howard C Ives 2
Kate Kiumlar 17



1860 United States Federal Census
about Gertrude Childs
Name: Gertrude Childs
Age in 1860: 18
Birth Year: abt 1842
Birthplace: New York
Home in 1860: Niagara, Niagara, New York
Gender: Female
Post Office: Niagara Falls
Household Members:
Name Age
William H Childs 53
Laura Childs 56
Edward Childs 20
Augusta Childs 23
Gertrude Childs 18
Lucy Childs 82
Elizabeth Grant 39

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  William H. Childs (1807 - 1885)
  Laura Amsden Childs (1809 - 1865)
 
 Spouse:
  Julius Ives (1837 - 1879)
 
 Children:
  William Childs Ives (1865 - 1935)*
  Howard Colby Ives (1867 - 1941)*
  Theodore Edward Ives (1870 - 1941)*
  Florence Aten Ives (1876 - 1956)*
 
 Siblings:
  Edward B Childs (____ - 1860)*
  Joel Goodell Childs (1831 - 1862)*
  William H Childs (1833 - 1863)*
  Laura Amsden Childs Andrews (1835 - 1871)*
  Augusta Childs Fowler (1837 - 1908)*
  Gertrude Childs Ives (1841 - 1907)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Green-Wood Cemetery
Brooklyn
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA
Plot: lot 22902 143
 
Created by: Michelle
Record added: Sep 28, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 77246720
Gertrude <i>Childs</i> Ives
Added by: Bob Collins
 
Gertrude <i>Childs</i> Ives
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Added by: Russ Dodge
 
 
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- Michelle
 Added: Sep. 28, 2011
 
 
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