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William John "Bill" Rance
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Birth: Apr. 22, 1894
St. Louis County
Minnesota, USA
Death: Jul. 1, 1969
Hennepin County
Minnesota, USA

World War I Draft Registration
1917- 1918 Mpls MN

Father: Wm. L. Rance Sr.
Mother: Josephine Endres Marschaleck

Spouse: Emma Barbara Olson Rance

It appears that William grew up in the Chaska Carver County and Mpls MN area as a child. William resided with his Spouse Emma in the Mpls area. William was a Conductor for the Mpls Street Railway.

More information about William is included
on the Carlson Olsen Ancestry. com site.
Emma's Maiden name spelled Olsen
on our Family Tree, Olson other records.


1910 Federal Census- Mpls Henn. Co.
includes William Rance, Parents, Siblings.

John Marschaleck -Head 36 yr born in Austria
Josephin Marschaleck- Wife 46 yrs " MN
Idella S. Wells- Daughter 19 yrs " MN
Loretta Wells- Grand Daughter 0 yrs " MN
William Rance -Step Son 16 yrs " MN
Benedict Marschaleck -Son 8yrs " MN
Lucian Marschaleck Son - 3 yrs " MN

William Rance listed as Step Son
in 1910- Father from New York (Mr. Rance)


All Federal Census Reports for Mpls MN
1920, 1930,1940 include only
Emma B. and William J. Rance
as living at their Mpls residence. Our
Family is not aware of them having any

MN Marriages Index sites William
marrying Evelyn Olson in Mpls Henn.
Co. MN April 15, 1916. He married
Emma Barbara Olson. First named spelled wrong.
( our Family has her obituary
including Williams name too)

SSA Death index includes William's Mother Josephine's Maiden name Endres.

No further information found for William's
Parents or his Siblings. No Memorials located
as of yet to link. No Memorials
located for last name Marschaleck.

World War I US Military Draft Registration
for Mpls MN 1917- 1918
Has William as being born April 22 1904
in Duluth MN. unknown if William served
in the Military. He did have a draft card
via Mpls MN registration.


Nickname "Bill" found in an
Olsen- Olson Family Tree from
about the 1920's found in 2014
including Emma's Family of Origin.

Bio in progress. More Family information,
Family History, photos Welcome for William's Memorial.

William's Parents names provided
by Findagrave Contributor
C. Fournier # 48438486

Family links: 
  Emma Barbara Olsen Rance (1894 - 1991)
Lakewood Cemetery
Hennepin County
Minnesota, USA
Plot: Section 50, lot 32, grave 1
Created by: d lester
Record added: Nov 11, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 120187080
William John Bill Rance
Cemetery Photo
Added by: mordecarr
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- Family of Anton & Hannah Olson
 Added: Dec. 1, 2014

- d lester
 Added: Nov. 11, 2013

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