Source Citations for George William Willett

The source descriptions are noted at the top of the page. Following them are detailed citation references.

Note that these are only source citations and reference details, and do not necessarily establish a fact beyond dispute. They are, however, sufficient (either individually or in combination) to make the compiler believe the associated facts are true.

Source Citations

census-us-1930-ps-sd-spink-45-2a: 1930 U.S. Census, population schedule, South Dakota, Spink County, Tulare Township, enumeration district 58-45, sheet 2A (form/penned) or page 237A (stamped); 1930 United States Federal Census, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed before 18 August 2018) ⟩ "South Dakota ⟩ Spink ⟩ Tulare ⟩ District 0045" image 3; citing “Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930, NARA microfilm publication T626, roll 2230 (of 2667), National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.” [FHL microfilm 2341964]

marriage-willett-spear-1921: Record of marriage for George W. Willett and Mary A. Spears (1921); South Dakota, Marriages, 1905-2017, database with images, Ancestry (https://www.ancestry.com: accessed 16 Aug 2019) ⟩ “1921-1922” image 2625; citing “South Dakota Department of Health; Pierre, South Dakota; South Dakota Marriage Records, 1905-2016

memorialcard-emilie-price-2007: Memorial card (funeral program) for Emilie Ruth Price (2007); privately held

military-draftreg-george-willett-1917: Draft registration card for George William Willett (1917); U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, database with images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.com: accessed before 2018) ⟩ “South Dakota ⟩ Spink County ⟩ 4 ⟩ Draft Card W” image 1917; citing “World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, M1509, 4,582 rolls, imaged from Family History Library microfilm”

obituary-david-willett-2017: Obituary for David William Willett (2017); Thelen-Hyke Funeral Home (https://www.hykefuneralhome.com: accessed 25 Apr 2018), single location (Redfield, South Dakota), published after 13 Feb 2017

research-a-spear-family-history: {private} Engelmann, A Spear Family History, privately printed 1988, updated 2002, 2005; privately held

Source Reference Details

Name Details

census-us-1930-ps-sd-spink-45-2a:

Reference Detail: Line 2, dwelling 22

Comment Detail: Source includes name (George W. Willett).

marriage-willett-spear-1921:

Comment Detail: Source includes name (George W. Willett).

memorialcard-emilie-price-2007:

Comment Detail: Source includes name (George W. Willett).

military-draftreg-george-willett-1917:

Comment Detail: Source includes name (George William Willett).

obituary-david-willett-2017:

Comment Detail: Source includes name (George Willett).

Birth Details

census-us-1930-ps-sd-spink-45-2a:

Reference Detail: Line 2, dwelling 22

Comment Detail: Source includes age (40) and location (South Dakota). Using his age and the official census date of 1 Apr 1930 gives a birth date range from 2 Apr 1889 to 1 Apr 1890.

marriage-willett-spear-1921:

Comment Detail: Source includes age (32). Using the marriage date of 31 Aug 1921 gives a birth date range from 1 Sep 1888 to 31 Aug 1889.

military-draftreg-george-willett-1917:

Comment Detail: Source includes date (April 29th 1889) and location (Tulare, S. Dak).

Death Details

memorialcard-emilie-price-2007:

Comment Detail: Source notes George died before his daughter, Emilie (before 26 Oct 2007).

Marriage Details

marriage-willett-spear-1921:

Comment Detail: Source includes location (Draper, Jones County [, South Dakota]) and date (August 31, 1921).

census-us-1930-ps-sd-spink-45-2a:

Reference Detail: Lines 2,3, dwelling 22

Comment Detail: Source identifies Mary A. Willett as the wife of Geroge W. Willett. It also implies this is the first marriage for each and that it took place when he was 32 and she was 25, or about 1921.

Miscellaneous Facts Details “Attributes”

military-draftreg-george-willett-1917:

Comment Detail: Source includes date (5 Jun 1917) and occupation (farmer).

military-draftreg-george-willett-1917:

Comment Detail: Source includes date (5 Jun 1917) and location (Tulare Twp [, South Dakota]).

marriage-willett-spear-1921:

Comment Detail: Source includes location (Tulare, Spink County [, South Dakota]) and marriage date (August 31, 1921).

memorialcard-emilie-price-2007:

Comment Detail: Source includes date (December 20 1923) and location (near Tulare, SD).

census-us-1930-ps-sd-spink-45-2a:

Reference Detail: Line 2, dwelling 22

Comment Detail: Source includes census date (1 Apr 1930) and occupation (Farmer).

census-us-1930-ps-sd-spink-45-2a:

Reference Detail: Line 2, dwelling 22

Comment Detail: Source includes census date (1 Apr 1930) and location (Tulare Township, County: Spink, State: South Dakota).

General Notes Details

census-us-1930-ps-sd-spink-45-2a:

Reference Detail: Line 2, dwelling 22

military-draftreg-george-willett-1917:

(no additional information)

Research Notes Details

census-us-1930-ps-sd-spink-45-2a:

Reference Detail: Line 2, dwelling 22

research-a-spear-family-history:

(no additional information)