||? McCall with his wife and at least 4
children, arrived in Charleston, S.C. sometime in 1790 from Ireland.
Apparently both parents died soon after arrival, as there is no record
of them establishing a home. The children were "bound out" to learn
trades, scattered, and never all met again.
||William McCall settled in Salem Township in
Clarion Co. PA, and we know nothing more about him or his family.
||Robert McCall (1777-1856) was born in
Ireland and came with his parents when he was 13. He worked in the
Carolinas, Maryland and at Belmont Forge on the Susquehana River in
Pennsylvania. From there he went to Huntington Co. where his youngest
sister Nellie was already living. Next he went to Clarion Co. and lived
with the Smiths who lived on what was later the John Harshaw farm near
West Monterey. This was in 1801 or 1802. He was employed for a time by
Gideon Gibson, one of the earliest settlers. In 1802 he purchased a
tract of land on the north bank of the Allegheny in Perry township from
Gideon Gibson. This farm is still in the McCall name in 1978. Robert was
a cooper by trade, and during the first long winter he cut wood and made
barrels. In the spring he floated them down the river to Freeport and
sold them to a salt factory. One story says he sold his first winters
output of barrels for $11 and then had to walk 75 miles to get back
home. In 1803 he was married to Elizabeth Thomas (1785-1819) They had 7
children: John (1811-1896), William (1808-1867), Thomas (1813-1858),
Alexander (1818-1889), Eliza, Sarah, and Hetty. He married a second time
to Hannah McGarrah. This union was blessed with 9 children: James
(1824-1897), Eleanor, Matthew (1828-1897), Jane, Harriet, Robert
(1845-1921), Walker, Allen (1838-1908), and Lavina.
||Nellie McCall married a Mr. Gibson and
lived in Butler Co. PA. near Martinsburg.
||Sarah McCall married John Shaw and located
in Huntington Co. PA. Years later their son and a son-in-law named Eakly
visited their Uncle Robert in Clarion Co., but afterwards the families
did not communicate.
||William McCall (1808-1867), Son of Robert
and Elizabeth, married Polly Stewart (1815-1895) and had 13 children:
Eli (1835-1879), William (1840-1923), Silas (1842-1881), Robert
(1845-1921), Miles (1848-1907), John, Peter, Esther, Ann, Sarah,
Elizabeth, Thomas, and Margaret.
||John McCall (1811-1896), son of Robert and
Elizabeth, married Rachel Coe (1815-1863) on Dec. 5, 1893, and was the
father of 12 children: Robert (1835-1876), Benjamin, John (1838-1876),
Simeon (1840-1894), Finley (1841-1900), Elizabeth, Harrison (1844-1914),
William (1847-1856), Nancy, Hamilton (1852-1853), Olive (1849-1856), and
||Thomas McCall(1813-1858) son of Robert and
Elizabeth, married Lavina Gibbs (1800-1890) and they had 10 children:
Annie, Oliver (1835-1896), Joshua (1839-1912), Sylvester (1843-1897),
Alfred (1848-1924), Robert, Clarke, Malinda, Mary Margaret, and Lizzie.
Thomas farmed in Perry township. He had a nice home and his large barn
was a community gathering place. He owned several farms when he died.
||Alexander McCall (1817-1889) son of Robert
and Elizabeth, married Peggy Stewart (1817-1899) and was father of 5
children: Elizabeth (1841-1907), William T. (1843-1912), Robert S.
(1845-1921), Sarah (1847-1892), and Hulda.
||Eliza McCall, daughter of Robert and
Elizabeth, married William Stewart and had 6 children: David, Alexander,
Robert, Amos, William, and Linda (Rosalin).
||Sarah McCall, daughter of Robert and
Elizabeth married Robert Stewart and had 4 children: John, William,
Robert and Elizabeth. Two sisters of this family married Stewarts, and
two brothers also married Stewart sisters.
||Hetty McCall, daughter of Robert and
||James McCall (1824-1897), son of Robert and
Hannah McGarrah, married Sarah Prichard and had 5 children: Mary B.,
Elkanah, Estella, Frances, and Cora.
||Eleanor McCall, daughter of Robert and
Hannah, married John McKibben and had 4 children, Isadora, Dave, Tillie
||Matthew McCall (1828-1897) son of Robert
and Hannah, married Elizabeth Barr (1830-1871) and had 8 children:
Mealy, Tillie, Hamilton, Brady, Oliver M., Elonza 0., Mary and Dora.
||Jane McCall, daughter of Robert and Hannah,
married William Stewart, and at 81 years of age, wrote much of the early
McCall history from memory. Their 10 children were Loney, Olive, Munrow,
Rhoda, Orrin, Lucy, Mack, Leslie, Brady, and Chesney.
||Harriet McCall, daughter of Robert and
Hannah, married Samuel Logan and they had 9 children: William, Margaret,
Leona, Lizzie, Olive, Robert, Dellie, Cora, Ida, and Lee.
||Robert McCall, son of Robert and Hannah,
married Lizzie Taylor, and they had 10 children: Samuel, Jane, Peter W.,
Harriet, Ellen, Stewart, Lavina, Maggie, William and Cleveland.
||Walker - son of Robert and Hannah - no
||Allen McCall (1838-1908) son of Robert and
Hannah,married Rebecca Jane Knox and they had 7 children.Ethel Myrtle,
Edith Florence, Millie Etta, Addison Wesley, Eliza Lulu, Melvin B.
(1887-1944), and Walker Clyde. Allen lived on the farm his father bought
in 1802, and his son Melvin then became the owner of the farm.
||Lavina McCall, daughter of Robert and
Hannah married Issac Latshaw.
||Eli McCall, (1835-1879), son of William and
Polly, married Sarah ? Their children were Clinton (1870-1948), Edward
P. (1873-1950), Alonzo (1874-1909), Lillian (1875-1899), Sara, David,
Martha, and Margaret.
||William McCall (1840-1923) son of William
and Polly, married Clarissa (1845-1920). Their children were Della
(1870-1891), Theo (1881-1963), and Chalmers (1868 - 1955)
||Silas McCall (1842-1881) son of William and
||Robert McCall (1845-1921) son of William
||Miles McCall (1848-1907) son of William and
Polly, married Lucy Grossman (1857-1924) in Toby Township, Clarion Co.
PA. Their children were Harry B. (1879), Esther .(1881), Henry Ward
Beecher (1883-1966), Benjamin (1885-1965), Jessie (1887), Merty Cloe
(1889), Jennie M.(1891), Wayne D. (1893-1905), Ina (1895-1970), Margaret
(1896) and George D. (1899-1922).
||John McCall son of William and Polly.
Parents of John Harvey McCall.
||Wilbur P. McCall (1858-1941) son of William
and Polly married Julia.
||Esther McCall (1961-1946) daughter of
William and Polly, married James Peterson at Rimersburg, PA. in 1882.
They farmed at Cora, Kan. and later moved to Red Cloud, Nebr. where he
operated a blacksmith shop and farm implement business. Their children
were Frank, Ann Mary and Wilbur.
||Ann McCall daughter of William and Polly.
She was born in 1854 and died in 1900. She never married.
||Sarah McCall daughter of William and Polly.
||Elizabeth McCall daughter of William and
||Thomas McCall son of William and Polly.
||Margaret McCall, daughter of William and
Polly. Note: The 13 children of William and Polly listed are named in
the Stewart Family History, but the McCall family history said they had
9 children and omitted, Thomas, Margaret and Elizabeth.
||Robert McCall (1835-1876) son of John and
||John McCall (1838-1876) son of John and
Rachel, was the father of Mina (Lemon) and Anna (Kiefer)
||Simeon McCall (1840-1894) son of John and
Rachel, father of Burton.
||Finley McCall (1841-1900) son of John and
Rachel, married Margaret Logan (No. 1222) who was his half-cousin. One
||Harrison McCall (1844-1914) son of John and
Rachel married Delilah Barger (1845-1920). Their children were: Minnie,
Laura, Nola, Louise, Maude, Myrtle, Iva, Ed, and Oliver (Tim)
||William McCall (1847-1856).
||Lyman McCall (1848-1916), son of John and
Rachel, married Adda Fair and was the father of Rachel, Belle and Byron.
||Olive (1849-1856) daughter of John and
||Hamilton McCall (1852-1853) son of John
||Elizabeth McCall, daughter of John and
||Nancy McCall, daughter of John and Rachel.
||Oliver McCall (1835-1896) son of Thomas and
Lavina, married Agnes Dunkle (1845-1909) and finally settled in Line
Township Webster Co., Nebr. where he farmed the rest of his life. He
homesteaded 1060 acres and raised Percheron horses,. Berkshire hogs, and
Angus cattle. He served in the Civil War with the 103rd Pennsylvania
Volunteers. Oliver and Agnes are both buried in the Mt. Pleasant
Cemetery near the farm they operated. They had 10 children, Nellie,
Nora, Ralph, Mary, Judd (1873-1889), Jessie (1881- ?), Joe (1883- ?),
Fred (1884-1897), Hugh, and Rex.
||Joshua McCall (1839-1912) son of Thomas and
Lavina married Juliann Truby in 1860. They had 9 children: Elmer C.
(1861), Florence E. (1863), Horace Benton (1865), Barrett Vance (1868),
Thomas Myron(1871), Zenas Roy (1874), Fillmore Meade (1876), Clyde
Brooks (1879), and Joshua Gibbs (1884). The family lived in Pennsylvania
for a long time and then moved to Oklahoma. Two of their sons, Clyde and
Myron went to Morrin, Alberta, Canada in 1908, and about 1910 Joshua and
Juliann moved to Florida. In 1912 they moved again to Morrin, Alberta,
and Joshua built a new house, but he died soon after. Juliann died a
year later in 1913 and both are buried in a little prairie cemetery near
||Sylvester McCall (1843-1897) son of Thomas
and Lavina, served in the Civil War with Co. A. 103rd Pa.Volunteer Inf.
He was captured and imprisoned at Andersonville prison, but survived the
war. He married Margaret Daugherty and had 5 children, Maggie, Roy,
Alvin, Elvina and Elrnina. He followed Oliver to Nebraska and lived on a
farm near Oliver's. He is also buried in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, but
after his death, his family moved to Oklahoma.
||Annie McCall daughter of Thomas and Lavina.
||Alfred McCall, son of Thomas and Lavina.
(1848-1924). He worked as a farmhand and in the oil fields of Pa. when
he was young, and went to Iowa for a short time. In November of 1870 he
married Armina Dunlap in Pa. She was born in 1851 and died in 1898. Her
parents were John and Penina (Zilafro) Dunlap and were neighbors of the
McCalls in Pa. They lived a short time in Iowa and finally settled in
Walnut Creek Precinct, Webster Co., Nebr., where he became very
successful at farming and raising cattle. They had 11 children: Martha,
Mildred, Joshua Lawrence, Floyd Clark, Cecil Monti, Lucy Azilee, Malvern
Miner, Lee Franklin, Zenas Vincent, Vera Grace, and John Dunlap. In 1901
he married a second time to Mary Murphy (1865-1931) of Clarion Co. Pa.
and they had one son Robert E. About 1906 they retired and moved to Red
Cloud, Nebr. and both spent the rest of their lives there.
||Robert McCall, son of Thomas and Lavina.
||Clarke son of Thomas and Lavina served in
the Civil War.
||Malinda McCall married a Mr. Signs and
lived in Tacoma, Washington.
||Mary Margaret McCall married a Mr. Scynder.
||Lizzie McCall married a Mr. Boice and lived
||Elizabeth (Betsy) McCall, daughter of
Alexander and Peggy.
||William T. (1843-1912) son of Alexander and
Peggy. married Sabina Males (1842-1908). Their children were Fred
(1882-1952). Frank, Iva and Lulu.
||Robert S. McCall (1845-1921) son of
Alexander and Peggy, married Amanda Stevens (1852-1940). Their children
were Alexander (1872-1882), Effa .(1875-1882), Ollie (1870-?), Harry
(1883-1969), Maude (1880-1908), and Minnie (1886-1966).
||Sarah McCall (1847-1892) daughter of
Alexander and Peggy, married James Graham.
||Hulda McCall, daughter of Alexander and
Peggy married Peter Peters and later was married to Martha Banks.
||(1867-1919) David Stewart, son of William
||Alexander Stewart, son of William and
||Robert Stewart, son of William and Eliza.
||Amos Stewart, son of William and Eliza.
||William Stewart, son of William and Eliza.
||Linda (Rosalin) Stewart daughter of William
||John Stewart, son of Robert and Sarah.
||William. Stewart, son of Robert and Sarah.
||Robert Stewart, son of Robert and Sarah.
||Elizabeth Stewart, daughter of Robert and
||Mary B. McCall, daughter of James and Sarah
||Elkanah McCall, (1853-1908) son of James
and Sarah, married Laura Martin (1861-1948). Their children were Cora,
(1881-1951), John C. (1898-1966), Raymond, Joe, Carl, Don, and Madge.
||Estella, daughter of James and Sarah.
||Frances, daughter of James and Sarah.
||Cora, daughter of James and Sarah.
||Isadora McKibben, daughter of Eleanor
McCall and John McKibben married ? Keefer.
||Mealy McCall, son of Matthew and Elizabeth.
||O.M. (Oliver) McCall.
||Loney Stewart, son of Jane McCall and
||Olive Stewart daughter of Jane and William
||Brady, son of Jane and William Stewart
||William Logan, son of Harriet and Samuel
Logan, died at age 21.
||Margaret Logan married Finly McCall. One
daughter Lena (Bartoe)
||Lizzie Logan married Will Shumaker
||Olive Logan married John Snyder. They had 5
children: Birdie, Floy, Roy, Joe, and Mary.
||Robert Logan married Emma Slaugenhaupt
||Dellie Logan, died quite young
||Cora Logan married John Cooper and had 3
children: Ralph, Alma and Esma.
||Ida Logan married Sam Snyder. Their
children: Ortha and Byron.
||Lee Logan married Adda Reese. Their
children: Sam, Glenn, and Jim.
||Samuel McCall, son of Robert and Lizzie.
||Jane McCall, daughter of Robert and Lizzie.
||Peter W. McCall
||Ethel Myrtle McCall daughter of Allen and
||Edith Florence McCall
||Millie Etta McCall
||Addison Wesley McCall
||Eliza Lulu McCall
||Walker Clyde McCall (1881-1930) married
Bessie E. (1884-1948). They had one son, Raymond C.
||Melvin B. McCall (1887-1944) married Ethel
(1892-? ). Their children are Milton, Allen, Claude, and Mary. The three
latter all died young. Ethel still is living on the original McCall farm
bought in 1802 by Robert McCall.
||Clinton McCall (1870-1948) son of Eli and
Sarah, married Anna May (1870-1945) and had 4 children: Sarah P., David,
Anna May, and Martha L.
||Edward P. McCall (1873-1950) married
Lilliam M. (1875-1897). Their children were Alonzo (1894) Pearl
(1884-1915) and Margaret.
||Alonzo McCall (1874-1909)
||Lilliam McCall (1875-1899)
||Sarah McCall (1893 - )
||David McCall (1896 - )
||Martha(1901 - )
||Margaret (1914 - )
||Chalmers McCall son of William and
Clarissa, born (1868, died 1955). He married Katherine Shoup (1870-1955)
and their children were: Adam Guy (1894), Lena A. (1896), William Ross
(1906), Craig, Carl, Esther, Ella, Conner, and Donald.
||Della McCall (1870-1891) daughter of
William and Clarissa
||Theo McCall (1881-1963) married Ethel
||Henry Ward Beecher McCall (1883-1966) son
of Miles and Lucinda (Grossman). Married Pearl Summerville and had three
daughters., Martha, Florence, and Margaret.
||William D. (1893-1905) son of Miles and
Lucinda, was kicked by a horse and died of the injury
||George D. (1899-1922) homesteaded in Canada
and married a French woman there. He died of black diptheria
||Harry B. (1879-1936) married Elizabeth
Chestnut. Their children were Vivian, Kenneth, Ward, and Eugene
||Benjamin McCall (1885-1965) married Wilda
Keller (1888-1955). Their children: Thomas, James, Clarence, Miles,
Woodrow, Wilbur, Elizabeth, Mildred, Elsie, Milton and Oscar.
||Esther M. McCall (1881 - )
||Jessie McCall (1887-1960) married Eli Clark
and had 3 children.
||Merty Cloe McCall (1889 - ) married Arthur
McKee. Their children were: George, Craig, and Doris
||Jennie M. (1891-1956) married Wallace
Sharp. One daughter Anna.
||Ina McCall (1895-19 70) married George
Scott. they had 4 children: Vin, Ruth, Mary, and June.
||Margaret McCall (1896 - ) married Angus
Barnhart and had 3 children, Kevin, Melanie, and Brian.
||John Harvey McCall (1850-1937) son of John
McCall. Married Pearl Weeter (1872-1953). Their children: Ansley,
Estella, Victory, William Robert, Leslie, Olive, and Martha H. (Henry).
||Frank Peterson (1884-1962) son of Esther
McCall and James Peterson. He was born in Cora township, Smith Co. Kan.
He married Edna Crone and they had 4 sons, one stillborn, Charles,
Alden, and Raymond. Frank was a plumber and mechanic in Red Cloud, Nebr.
for most of his life. He died and is buried in Denver, Col.
||Ann Mary Peterson (1885-1973) was also born
in Smith Co. Kan. She worked with her father in the implement business
in Red Cloud, Nebr. for many years, and was Mayor of Red Cloud for
several years. She later married Fred Arnold of Inavale, Nebr. and they
lived on his farm there. They had no children. She is buried in Red
||Wilbur Peterson (1887-1972) also born in
Smith Co. Kan. He married Adeline Baylor (1890-1960). They lived on a
farm south of Inavale, Nebr. Their children were: James, Esther, Irma,
Wilbur Dwight, William Franklin, Harold Fredrick, Byron Eugene, and
Arden Neal. Wilbur and Adeline are buried in Red Cloud.
||Mina McCall, daughter of John and Anna,
married Mr. Lemon and lived in Fullerton, Calif. Had one son, John
||Anna McCall, daughter of John and Anna
married Mr. Kieffer.
||Burton McCall, son of Simeon. Born 1870 and
died in 1950. He married Birdie (1902-1975) and had 4 children: Burton,
John, Raymond and Florence.
||Lena McCall, daughter of Finley and
Margaret, married George Bartoe. Their children: Finley, Margaret, Helen
||Ed McCall, son of Harrison and Delilah,
married Hattie Mcllwain. Their children were: Harry, Howard and Birdie.
||Oliver (1872-1946) son of Harrison and
Delilah, married Iva Logue (1874-1955). Their children: Velma, Esther,
Ella, and Glenn.
||Minnie McCall married Horace Jordan. Their
children: Hazel, Bessie, Dorothy, Rachael, Bob, Don, Leland, Calvin, and
||Louise, married Robert Rutherford and had 2
children: Pauline and Robert.
||Nola married John Staysa.
||Maude married Harry Rankin and had a son
||Myrtle married Harry Myers and had a son
||Iva married William Murry and had two sons,
||Laura married George Stewart and had Dean,
Marie, and Glenn.
||Rachel McCall daughter of Lyman and Adda,
married Ormand Dean and had one son Jack.
||Byron McCall (1897 - ?) son of Lyman and
Adda, married Mary Heeter. Their children: Betty, Theda, Norma, Richard,
Dean, Gerold, Joseph, Judith, They lived in Clarion Co. PA.
||Belle, daughter of Lyman and Adda, married
R.H. Best and lived in Fullerton, Calif. They have a son John A. Best.
||Milton McCall son of Melvin and Ethel. Had
two adopted children, Michael and Tammy. They lived in Cleveland, Ohio
and Milton died of cancer in 1978.
||Sarah P. McCall (1893) daughter of Clinton
||David son of Clinton and Anna Mae
||Anna Mae, daughter of Clinton and Anna Mae
||Martha L. These four children all died as
||Pearl McCall (1884-1915) daughter of Edward
P. and Lillian
||Alonzo (1894 - )
||Margaret ( - 1915)
||Lena A. McCall, daughter of Chalmers and
Kathryn married Elmer C. Summerville, no children.
||William Ross McCall, married Mae Craig. 6
||Craig McCall married Norma McKee. Two
sons,Kevin and David.
||Carl McCall married Carolyn Dunlap. Their
children:Kenneth, Keith and Kerry. He married a second time to Vivian
Homer and they had Kevin, Karl, and Kirby.
||Adam Guy McCall (1894- ) married Hazel
Bashline in 1914. Their children: Mary Veda (Cunningham), Guyla Esther
(Magness), Helen Ivalyn (Schrengost), and Ralph McClellan.
||Conner ( - 1959) married Eugene Henry.
Their children: Robin and Craig.
||Donald married Dorothy Ann Crawford-two
children, William Scott and Cindy Lou.
||Martha (1914 - ) daughter of J. W. Beecher
McCall and Pearl married Merle Males. One daughter Janet.
||Florence (1918 - ) married Chester B.
Stewart Two boys and one girl, Mark, William and Penney.
||Margaret (1920 - ) married Angus Barnhart.
Their children: Kevin, Melanie, and Bryan.
||Vivian married Ed Weeter, 2 children
||Kenneth married Mid Bashline
||Ward married Helen Carberry
||Eugene married Virginia Smith, 5 children
||Thomas M. (1907- ) son of Benjamin and
Wilda. Married Mildred Best, daughter of Miles and Mary Best. They live
at Emlenton, PA. Their children: Helen (Hale), Thomas Edward and Gerald
||James Clarence McCall (1908- ) married
Dorothy Stewart daughter of Calvin R. and Sarah. Lives at Bradford, PA.
Two children, Treva Jane, and Dora Mae.
||Miles McCall (1910- ) son of Benjamin and
||Woodrow W. (1912 - ) married Margaret Cross
in1942. They had one child, Roger Dale. They were divorced and he
married Judy Kay Leatherman in 1971. No children from this marriage.
||Elizabeth L. (1915- ) married Clarence W.
Shearer. They live at Cooperstown, PA. and have two children, David M.
(1947) and Cindy L. (1953).
||Wilbur Wayne (1917-1918)
||Millie A. (1919- ) married Oscar Stevens
and live at Parker, Pa. Children are Delores Ann (1944), Max Lee (1945),
Shirley Maxine (1950), Gloria Kay (1955), and Caryl Layne (1961).
||Elsie L. (1921- ) married in 1971 to Curt
G. Carlson and lives at Lake Worth, Florida.
||Milton L. (1923 - ) married in 1958 to
Sharon Lee Smith. Their children are: Michele Ann (1961) and Janice
||Oscar Ralph (1926 - ) married Maxine Grace
Ritchey in 1952. They live in Enilenton, PA. Their children: Donald Ivan
(1955), Stanley Lewis (1957) Diane Elizabeth (1958), and Larry Thomas
||Mildred Mae (1928 - ) married Richard E.
Phillips in 1960. They live at Sharon, PA. have two children Richard M.
Phillips (1954) and Susan Elaine (1958).
||George McKee son of Merty Cloe and Arthur
||Anna Sharp, daughter of Jennie M. and
||Vin Scott, son of Ina and George Scott
||Kevin Barnhart, son of Margaret and Angus
||Ansley Lee McCall (1901-1972) son of John
Harvey McCall. Married Emma Sherman and later married Esther Hine. One
child, Geraldine (Dunkle)
||Estella Mae McCall (1903 - ) married Edwin
D.Stewart (1898) and had 3 children Dorothy Mae (Croll), Ruby Irene
(McWhorter) (1926-1975) and Olive (Kriebel) (1928).
||Victor (1904 - ) married Lettie Belle
Bashline (1904). Their children John Harvey (1924) Evelyn Rose (Wishart)
(1927), Janet Arlene (Pohl) (1929) and Carol Jean (Black) (1947).
||William Robert (1906-) married Myrna Alice
Bashline (1906). Their children: Willivene Helen(Downs )(Futcher).,
William Earl, (1937-1954) and Roberta Myrna (Yeany) (1931).
||Leslie Albert (1908-1956) married Mae
Alicia Yates (1909- ). Their children: Leslie Charles (1929-1930),
Jackie Loy (1950-1960), Clinton Edward (1931), Hillis Argyle
(Swartfager) (1929), and Donald Ray (1935).
||Olive Esther (1911-1973) married Joseph
Frank Barger (1908). They had 2 children, Vernon Duane Barger (1939) and
Josephine Faye (Shirey)) (1941).
||Martha Hazel McCall (1913- ) married James
Thompson Henry (1912- ) in 1931. Their children are Martha Charylene
(1932) Anna Marie (1934) James Cornell (1939), and Victor Robert
(1942-1943). They live at New Bethlehem, PA.
||Charles Frank Peterson (1912-1975) son of
Frank and Edna. He was born in Red Cloud, Nebr. and married Annabel Mary
Loos at Lincoln, Nebr. in 1936. He worked in the radio-electronics field
and travelled to several foreign countries in his work. He died in
Madrid Spain and is buried in Lincoln, Nebr. They had one son Robert
||Alden Peterson (1913 - ) was born in Red
Cloud and married Mildred Jessie Reed in 1933 at Smith Center Kan. they
Live in McCook, Nebr., and he worked for the railroad for many years.
Their children: Linda Kay (McKay), (1940), and Cheryl Lynn (Drosking)
||Harold Raymond Peterson (1918 - ) was born
at Red Cloud and married Mary Jean Guy of Red Cloud in 1941. He was
married a second time to Roberta Ruth Nichols in 1948. Their children
are: Arnold Scott (1954), Jill Diane (1956), and Ty Richard (1958).
Raymond is an ophthalmologist and practices in Denver, Colo.
||James Peterson (1911-1976) was a son of
Wilbur Peterson and Adeline (Baylor). He was born at Red Cloud, and died
in Smith Co. Kan. His health was bad all of his life, and he did not
||Esther Peterson (1912- ) was married in
1936 to Fred Wayne Franklin at Coggon, Iowa. They had one child, Pamela
Kay (1946). Esther married again in 1966 to Lawrence J. Knight in
||Irma Peterson (1914-1914).
||Wilber Dwight (1920 - ) married Doris
Imogene Kugler in 1941 at Phillipsburg, Kan. Their children are: Dwight
Allen (1941). Donald Eugene (1943), and Dennis Duane (1948). They farm
in Kansas near Lebanon.
||William Franklin Peterson (1923 - ) married
Mildred H. Kent (1923) of Red Cloud in 1943. Their children are: Hazel
Mildred (1944) and Beverley Jane (1946).
||Harold Frederick (1925- ) married Norma
June Williams (1926) in 1945, at Smith Center, Kan. Their children are:
Ricky Marland (1954), Ramona Adeline (1957), and Ronald Keith (1958).
||Byron Eugene (1930 - ) married in 1951 at
Lincoln, Nebr. to Florence Francene Bryant (1930). Their children are:
Byron Eugene Jr. (1952), Paula Francene (1955) Janet Louise (1956), and
Andrea Sue (1960).
||Arden Neal (1932 - ) married Ellen Mae
Drake (1933-1968) in Red Cloud. They had two children: Sherri Lynne
(1956) and Sue Ellen (1959). After Ellen's death he married Gretchen Kay
(Pohlmeier) Hoarty and he adopted her two children, Raymond Hoarty
Peterson, and Margaret Ann Hoarty Peterson (1967). Then Neal and
Gretchen had 3 children: Bryan Stacy (1969), Stephanie Kay (1971) and
Shauna Marie (1973).
||John Francis Lemon ( - 1973) son of Mina
McCall and Jersey Lemon lived in Fullerton, Calif. and is buried in Port
||Burton S. McCall (1902-1975). He lived in
Clarion Co., PA.
||Florence H. McCall (1905- ) married Norwood
W. Kerr in 1939.
||Raymond W. (1906) married Ella M. Henderson
in 1927. Their children are: Raymond G. (1928), Mary Jane (Ogburn)
(1936), and John Lee (1951).
||John S. (1908- ) married Clara Robinson in
1941. Their children are Nancy (1943), Ann (Donovan) (1941) and
Elizabeth (Schembri) (1949).
||Finley Bartoe, son of Lena McCall and
||Harry McCall, son of Ed and Hattie
||Velma McCall, daughter of Oliver and Iva.
||Jack Dean, son of Rachel McCall and Orman
Dean. Has three children, Robert, Thomas and Laurie.
||Betty McCall, daughter of Byron and Mary.
Married Leo Dietz and had 3 children, Darlene, Gregg, and Dena.
||Theda married Carl McMahon, one child,
||Norma married Paul Kriebel, no children.
||Richard married Betty Smith. They have four
children, Beverly, Bradley, Barbara and Debbie.
||Dean married Virginia Reynolds. Their
children are Christina, Karen, Terry, Johnie, Mary, and Beth.
||Gerald married Joan Bryson. Their children
are: David, Melinda, Jeffrey, Scottie, Kelly and Daren.
||Joseph married Reda Stewart and have Todd,
Carla, and Coleen.
||Judith married Ronald Batz and have Paula,
Rhonda, and Leah.
||John A. Best, son of Belle McCall and John
A. Best, lives in Fullerton, Calif.
||Robert Topham (1903- ) son of Thomas E. and
Jessie McCall Topham. Born in Guide Rock, NE. went to Calif. with his
parents in 1919. Married Kathleen Esther Reese in 1926. They have three
children: Roberta (1927), Earl J. (1933) and Judith A. (1938). Has been
an orange grower and also been in the trucking and fertilizer business
in Riverside, Calif.
||Wallace W. (1904) was born at Red Cloud,
NE. but went to Calif. in 1919. Married Eileen (?) but divorced with no
children. Later married Thelma Hansen and they have no children. Was in
the Navy during World War II. Was in business with his father and
brothers in Riverside, Calif. but retired early and lives in Chula
||Florence Eleanor married George Greenwald
and they had one child, Barbara (1930). Florence died quite young.
||Jim Edward (1911 - ) was born at Red Cloud,
NE. and married Ruth McCall. They have one son, Larry Jim. He also was a
partner in the family business in Riverside, Calif. and still lives
there. After Ruth's death, he married Dorothy.
||Betty (1913-1973) married Porter Glenn and
they had 3 children, Joanne (1937), Jeff and David. They lived all of
their married life in Riverside, Calif.
||Thomas E. Jr. (1918- ) born at Red Cloud,
NE. but has always lived in Calif. Married Helen E. Burkett (1918) and
had 4 children: Patricia Anna (Tolford) (1939), Thomas E. III (1941),
Barton H. (1949) and Kristina Helen (1956) He graduated from Cal Poly
University and engaged in the airconditioning business. They live at
||Dorothy married Edward Schwartz. They lived
in Riverside and had 4 children: Ricky, Terry, Wallace, and Debra.
||Norris McCall, son of Joe and Rose. Married
Dorothy (?) who had twin daughters from a previous marriage. They had no
other children. They lived in Idaho.
||Jack 0. married Mary Jane Harper. He grew
up in Redlands, Calif. but went to Midland, Texas, where he is still in
the oil business. They have two children Jack 0. Jr. and Mary Linda
||Louise McCall daughter of Rex and Francis.
||Winnifred McCall daughter of Rex and
Francis. Both lived in Lincoln, NE.
||Anna McCall daughter of Zenas Roy and
Josephine, married a Mr. Haslim and lives in San Diego, Calif.
||Horace McCall, son of Fillmore Meade and
||Mable Elizabeth McCall (1906) daughter of
Clyde Brooks McCall and Martha Elizabeth. She was born in Oklahoma but
went to Alberta, Canada with her parents in 1908.
||Edna Pearl (1908)
||George H. (1912)
||Elmer C. (1914) All of these 4 lived in
||Gwendolyn McCall Deary, daughter of Joshua
Gibbs and Nannie Cloud McCall. She was adopted by a family named Deary
at Franklin, NE.
||Jennie sister of Gwendolyn
||Helene Altrude McCall (1903 - ) daughter of
Alvin and Gertrude, married Lloyd Merble Bachman (1903 - ) They farmed
near Blackwell, Okla. Had three children, Edwin Allen (1925), Bebe Jean
(Montgomery) (1926), and Helene Merlene (Webster) (1928) . Mrs. Bachman
still lives in Blackwell and is noted for her china painting.
||Harold E. McCall, son of Alvin and
Gertrude, was born in Oklahoma Territory Feb. 28, 1906. He married Laura
Thompson (1906). He went to a business school in Wichita. He bought and
sold cattle for a time with a brother-in-law and then entered the oil
business. He is now retired and lives in Tulsa. They had no children.
||Dortha Ada Addleman (1908) was born at
Helena, Okla. She married Joe Addleman and they are retired in Sun City,
AZ. They had no children.
||Martha Vivian Rhea (1895 - ) daughter of
James P. and Martha L. Rhea. She was born at Arlington, Ne. and now
lives in Omaha where she worked for many years. Never married.
||Roscoe Alfred Rhea (1897-1971) married
Ethel Metzinger in 1921. Their children: Dorothy (Burell), James and
Gerald (twins), and Charles Howard. They lived in Canby, Minnesota.
||Don Lawrence Rhea (1900-1970) married Pearl
Rhoades in 1924. Their children: Donna Dean(Pheiffer) and Virginia Lou.
He later married Viola Ecikhoff.
||Irene Rhea Larsen (1903- ) married Fred
Larsen in 1932. They had 3 children, Mardelle (Marr) (1934), Marcella
(Schmeling) (1935), and Rhea Edward (1945). She lives in Omaha with her
||James Philip Rhea (1905-1906)
||William Howard (1907- ) married Lola
Redding in 1940. They have always lived on the family farm near
Arlington, NE. Their children: William H. Jr. (1942), Ruth Ann (Bluma)
(1946), and Martha Helen (1953).
||Hugh McCall Rhea (1909-1973) married
Marguerite Danielson in 1937. They had 4 children: Paula (Ellis)( -
1977) Rita (Cowan) (1945), Hugh D. (1946) and Boyd (1948). Hugh was an
All American football player at Nebr. U. and then played pro football
for a few years. He farmed at Arlington, ran an implement business at
Valley, NE and finally moved to Florida where he farmed.
||Joseph Cecil Rhea (1913 - ) married
Margaret Pheiffer in 1939 and they had no children. He has been in the
motel business and lives in Ft. Morgan, Col.
||Katherine Norris (1906 - ) daughter of
William H. and Mildred McCall Norris. She attended Univ. of Nebr.at
Lincoln, and taught school for a few years. She married Frederick
Buffett, a grocer in Omaha, Nebr. They are members of the Presbyterian
Church. Two children: William Norris (1933) and Frederick Clarence
(1937). They still live in Omaha.
||Willa Norris (1911 - ) never married. She
taught school for many years, finally at Michigan State University. She
is the author of several books. She is retired in Lansing, Michigan.
||William Charles Norris (1911 - ) twin
brother of Willa. He married Betty Jane Malley (1917) in 1944. He is a
graduate of University of Nebr. and founder and President of Control
Data Corp. Their children: William C. Jr. (1945), George M (1946),
Daniel G. (1949), Brian M. (1950), Constance Ann (Van Hoven) (1952),
Roger A. (1956), Mary Ruth (1959) and David Lee (1969). They live in St.
||Harold Malvern McCall (1907-1969) son of
Joshua Lawrence and Maude Stewart McCall was born in Inavale, Nebr. He
married Mable Moberly (1905) in Saint Francis, Kan. in 1929. They later
lived in California and several foreign countries where he worked as a
research and development engineer. He died in New Jersey and is buried
in Red Cloud, NE. They had two sons, Harold M. Jr. (1930-1971), and
Richard Eugene (1934).
||Lawrence Ernest (1909-1945) farmed near St.
Francis Kan. where he married Norma Shields in 1929. They had 3 sons:
Troy Joe (1933), Keith Henry (1941), and Jerry Lynn (1943).
||James Howard (1912-1934) was born at
Inavale, NE and operated a garage in Inavale with his brother Frank. He
died of a chest tumor.
||Frank Minier (1914 - ) left Inavale and has
been in the live stock commission business in Kansas City, Mo. For many
years. He married Bernina Hoshaw in 1935 and they adopted a son John
(Jack) Lee (1941).
||Charles (1916) went to Riverside, Calif. in
1935. He married Evelyn Pearson in 1941. He served in the navy in World
War II. They have two children: Beverly (Seitz) (1945), and Roger
(1948). He has been associated with the Tophams since 1935 in trucking
oranges and fertilizer.
||Ruth Marie (1918-1974) was a registered
nurse. She married Jim E. Topham and they lived in Riverside, Calif.
They had one son Larry Jim (1943). Ruth drowned while fishing in a river
near Yellowstone National Park.
||Louese Lucille (1921 - ) also was a
registered nurse. She served overseas with the Navy in WWII. She married
Leonard Griffith, a farmer and sheet metal worker of Red Cloud, NE. They
now farm near Red Cloud, and have 5 children: Patricia Lynn(1947), died
in infancy. Pama Lee (Kuper) (1950), Charles L. (1952), James D.1954)
and Jere Lee (Gravatt) (1955).
||Adrian William (1925 - ) was born near
Inavale, NE as were all of his brothers and sisters. He graduated from
Chicago Tech. College as an electrical engineer in 1950. Was in the navy
in WWII. Married Genevieve Jean Updegraff in 1950. They now live in
Moraga, Calif. and have 4 daughters, Mary Elizabeth (1952), Margaret Ann
(1957), Patricia Jean (1962), and Lynn (Kirk) (1963).
||Helen McCall Ely (1904- ) daughter of Floyd
C. and Emily Topham McCall was born near Inavale, Nebr. She attended
Hastings College and taught school awhile before marrying Glen Ely
(1898-1975) of Guide Rock, Nebr in 1924. They lived in Guide Rock and
later in Red Cloud, where she still resides They had 3 daughters,
Margaret Ann( Watson) (1925), Dorothy(Sherwood) (1928), and Barbara(
||Josephine (1906-1957) married Bill
Jernberg. They had no children.
||Donald (1909-1957) married Cleo Babbington.
He farmed, ran a butcher shop, worked with Glen Ely in the garage and
implement business in Red Cloud. They had two daughters: Audrey(Wolpa)
(1933-9173) and Angela (Steinkruger) (1936).
||Hobert (1910-1935) never married. He farmed
near Inavale for a while and later went to California where he was
killed in an automobile accident. He is buried at Red Cloud, NE.
||Edna (1912 - ) attended U. of Nebr. and
taught school. She married Carleton Hutchins of Franklin where they
spent most of their life. They operated a furniture business and funeral
home. They adopted a son Stephen (1945) They retired and now live in Sun
||Bernice (1914 - ) also attended University
of Nebr. She married Clifford Caldwell and they operated the Coast to
Coast Store in Red Cloud for many years. They are now retired and still
live in Red Cloud. They have one daughter, Paula (Amack) (1943).
||Alfred Charles McCall (1907-1972) son of
Cecil M. and Mabel Bradshaw McCall was born near Inavale, Nebr. He
farmed there all of his life. He married Lucile Bauder and had two
girls, Lynn Louise (Barta) (1943) and Lela Kay (Kelliher) (1945).
||Malvern Carl McCall (1912 - ) Married Myrl
Stoner in 1936. He left the farm and went to California. He was a
machinist, and tool maker and was Mfg. engineer for Modine Mfg. Co. in
Whittier Calif. where they made automobile radiators. Later lived in
Palo Alto, Ca. where he worked as a machinist for Stanford Linear
Accelerator Center. Two daughters, Mary Lou (Otstott) (1938) and Gail
Ann (Roice) (1944)
||PauLine Frances (1915 - ) taught school for
several years and then married William Koon of Red Cloud. They lived in
Chicago for a time while he was in the navy during WWII and the rest of
their life has been spent in Red Cloud. They had no children.
||Allan Lee (1924 - ) married Peggy Saladen
of Red Cloud. He served in the Army in WWII. He graduated from the
University of Utah Medical School and then went back to the army for a
period as an army doctor. He then went to Redlands, Calif. where he
still practices with the Beaver Clinic. He specializes in anesthesia and
general medicine. They have 3 children: Allan Lee Jr. (1948) Jean Cecile
(Beaver) (1952) and Sally Elizabeth (1955).
||Richard Clair (1929 - ) spent nearly 2
years with the army in Korea after High School . Then he attended
Massachusetts Institute of Technology where he received his PhD in
Physics in 1957. He is now in charge of Health Physics at Stanford
Linear Accelerator Center in Palo Alto, CA. He married Mary Gregory
(1934) of New York in 1956. They have 3 children. Ann Rowan (1959) James
Gregory (1960) and Margaret Thorne (1962). They live in Woodside, CA.
||Hazel Fair (1906), daughter of Lucy A. and
Herbert A. Fair, married Marlin Mower (1907), in 1933. They owned a
variety store in Garden Grove CA and he now teaches drivers education in
the high school there. They have two daughters, Nancy Jane (1941)
(Carmichael) and Mary Anne (1944) (Ray).
||Mildred McCall (1921 - ) daughter of Zenas
V. and Ida Quisenberry McCall was born near Inavale, NE. She married
George Campbell and they have two children, George Jr., and Ida. She was
a school teacher, and they live in El Centro, CA.
||Armina McCall, twin sister of Mildred, also
taught school. She lives in Joplin, Mo. and has two children Patty (Hey)
and Mike McCall.
||Max Sidney Cleland (1916 - ) son of Grace
McCall Cleland and Ralph Cleland. Was born on the Isle of Pines. He
served in the Canadian Royal Airforce in England in WW II. He married
Pat Drinan while in England, and they have 4 children: Alfred, Max Jr.,
Roberta, and Allen. They live in Ormond Beach Fla.
||Ralph Stanley Cleland Jr. (1918 - ) was
born at Okahumpka, Fla. He married Janet a Rutan and they have 2
children Rhea Sandra (1955) and Ralph S. Jr. (1958).
||Alfred McCall (1908-1908) son of Fred Nales
and Jean Belle Snyder McCall.
||Alexander Robert (1912) married Lois
Reynolds. Their children: Fred (1939), Edna Jean (Growber) (1940), Byron
(1942), and Diane (1943).
||Elsetta (1914) married William Taylor ( -
||Mary Catherine (1918) married Lawrence
Conwer (1915-1973). Their children were: Norman Lawrence (1939). Freddie
R. (1942), Linda G. (1945), Lola Jean (1948), (Callender).
||Opal (1923) married Jeff Roark-one child
||Josephine Edna (1927), married Henry
Terwillinger Their children are: Gary (1948), Carolyn (Huzinc) (1950),
Paula (1952), Sandra (1956), Tondy Sue(1959), and Henry Jr. (1963).
||Hazel McCall daughter of Frank and Anne
||Paul Victor McCa]l (1897) married Mary
Frances Hillis (1902). Their children: Marian Elaine (Kapp) 1922), Mark
Stewart (1928) and Frank Reyburn (1937).
||Orland married Myrna Hartman and had one
child, David Eugene. She had 4 children, Melissa, Melenda, Amity and
David from a previous marriage.
||June Betrelle McCall (1911) married Fred
Leroy Burns (1909). Their children are: Max Hunter Burns (1934). Joe
Arthur Burns (1936), Sue Anne Burns (Rimer) (1940), and Carrie Elizabeth
Burns (Smathers) (1954)
||Gladys Lucille Stewart (1898), daughter of
Iva McCall and Thomas Delbert Stewart, married Clarence Edwin Bartlett
(? - 1970). They had two children, Eloise Arlene (Crawford) (1922), and
Thomas S. Barlett (1926).
||Freda Grace Stewart (1902) married John
Glenn Geist (1896). They had no children.
||Charles Frederick Stewart (1904), married
Hazel Louella Conner. Their children: Gloria Jean (Burns) (1929),
Willard T. (1931), Larry R. (1934), Barbara Charylene (Myers) (1937) and
Daniel Lee (1945).
||Harry Roy Stewart (1906-1977) no children.
||William Thomas Stewart (1912)married
Gertrude Loretta Taylor (1917-1967). They had two children, William
Thomas Jr. (1946), and Terry Curtis (1949). He later married Kathryn
Kyle Stone and they had no children.
||Christina Bernadine Stewart (1918) married
Norman McCawley Datt (1916). Their children were Gary Norman (1950), and
Rodney Stewart Datt (1954).
||Minnie Bell Heeter (1897-1958) daughter of
Ollie McCall and Samuel Heeter. She married Grant Lerch and they had
twins, Lloyd and Cloyd. Cloyd died at birth.
||Nettie Grace Heeter (1900-1956) married
Marion B.Best. Their children are: Pauline (Wile), Leonora (Bashline),
Woodrow W., Charoieth (Shoup), and Donna (Kline).
||Almeda Esther (1903-1951) married Clarence
C. Best and they had one daughter, Doris Marie (Beels).
||Leonard Robert Heeter (1905-1965) married
Mildred Rupert and had 2 children Robert ( - 1977), and Wendell Eugene.
||Margaret Ollie Heeter (1907) married John
B. Holliday. Their children were Marilyn (Denslinger) (1929-1976) and
Eleanor Mae (Deitz).
||Eleanor Mae Heeter (1908) married Velmore
Elder. They had two children Dean Samuel and Rita (Stevens).
||Mabel Marie Heeter (1910) married Homer
Wile. Their children were Ronald, Robert, and Audean (Sanders).
||Donald Miles Heeter (1915-1970) married
Rebecca Hess and had 3 children: Benjamin, Samuel, and Timothy.
||Evelyn Cathryn Heeter (1918) married Paul
Stewart. Their children are Shelby (Neely), and William Paul Stewart.
||Brainerd McCall (1906) son of Harry and
Lydia Thompson McCall, married Katherine Kriebel and live in Clarion
Co., PA. Their children are: Wesley, Carl, Ronald, and Kay (Hulls).
||Ellen McCall (1908) daughter of Harry and
Lydia Thompson, married Cliff Dunlap. Their children: Ken, Stacey Lynn,
Keith and Kerry Beth.
||Raymond (1910) married Flo Fowler. They
farm near Parker PA. They have 3 children, Winan (1937) Joyce (Dunlap)
(1941), and Marilyn (Lonchar) (1943).
||Melda McCall (1912) married Harry Hogan and
they have a son Donald.
||Robert Thompson (1907-1967) son of Minnie
McCall and Joseph Thompson, married Elsie Hartman and their children are
Elizabeth Fern, Sylvia, (Wheeler), Robert, Clifford and Richard.
||Clair Thompson (1911) married Dolly Brinker
(1911) and had two children Budd (1938) and Larry (1949).
||Eleanor McCall (Slagle), daughter of Lelia
Fowler and John C. McCall
||Helen McCall (Schubert)
||Dorothy McCall (Slagle)
||Mary McCall (Krieble)
||Laura McCall, daughter of Joe and Alta
||0. Dorsey McCall
||Buss M. Risher, son of Madge McCall and
||Frances M. Risher.
||Robert M. Risher
||Michael McCall, adopted son of Milton
McCall. Lives in Cleveland 0.
||Tammy McCall, adopted daughter of Milton