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Friday, February 12, 2016

SIDWELL, Ann or Anna

ANN SIDWELL (photo taken circa late 1890's in Maysville, Mason County, KY)
Located at an outdoor antique fair in Burlington, Boone County, KY in 2015.

This photograph was taken at the Brosee Photographic Studio in Maysville KY.

1900 Federal Census shows a SIDWELL family living in Mason County in a township named Plugtown, which is about 18 miles southwest of Maysville.

1900 Federal census, Plugtown, Mason, KY
SIDWELL, Calvin H., head, born Aug 1870 in KY, farmer
SIDWELL, Etta S., wife, born Nov 1879 in KY to Ohio parents
SIDWELL, Anna H., daughter, Aug 1898 in KY

Announcement in Nov 1897 Maysville paper
Father is Calvin Holton Sidwell (1870-1930), son of John B. Sidwell and Sarah A. Holton.

Mother is Ettie S. Sheeler (1879-1930), daughter of Jacob Sheeler.

About 1903, baby brother Roy Verne Sidwell was born.
US Social Security Death Index shows that Ann Sidwell (still using maiden name) was born Aug 25, 1898, and died March 1984 in Georgetown, Brown County, Ohio, which is a short ways across the river into Ohio.

1910 Federal Census, Mason County, KY, South Ripley Road
SIDWELL, C. H., head, 39, KY, farmer
SIDWELL, Etta S., wife, 29
SIDWELL, Anna H., daughter, 11
SIDWELL, Roy Verne, son, 7

1920 Federal Census, Stephenson, Kenton County, KY, Lexington Pike
SIDWELL, Calvin H., head, 49, KY, general farming
SIDWELL, Etta S., wife, 39
SIDWELL, Anna H., daughter, 21
SIDWELL, Roy V., son, 17, farm labor

1930 Federal Census, Kenton County, KY, Highway No. 25
SIDWELL, Calvin H., head, 59, KY, general farming
SIDWELL, Etta S., wife, 51
SIDWELL, Anna H., daughter, 30
SIDWELL, Roy V., son, 27, farming

The following insert was located in the Maysville Public Ledger, 16 Aug 1900, and helps add some info on the family of Anna's mother Etta.