James Herman Hancher

                                                       ┌── James Hancher
                                                       │    1821-1911 
                          ┌── Herman Francis Hancher ──┤
                          │    1862-1926               │
                          │                            └── Anza E. Johnson
                          │                                c1830-1903 
James Herman Hancher ─────┤
B: 1898                   │                            ┌── James Gibson
D: 1979                   │                            │
                          └── Mary Jane Gibson ────────┤
                               1869-1946               │
                                                       └── Susan (Gibson)
M: Eveleth Irene Pedersen
   ├── Lee Gibson Hancher (1927-1940) 1,2,3
   └── Roger Wayne Hancher (1929-1990) 2,3

James Herman Hancher     [ID 15441] Click here to switch to Ahnentafel view: Ahnentafel View

Born Apr 1 1898, Noble County, Ohio.2,3,4,5  

He married Eveleth Irene Pedersen, Sep 3 1924, Davenport, Scott County, Iowa.2,3,6,7  Eveleth, daughter of Peder O. Pedersen & Josephine B. Johnson, was born Jul 5 1902, Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota.2,3,5,8,9,10  

Marriage by John W. Hancher, Minister of the Gospel.6  

In 1926 James was living in Ellwood City, Pennsylvania.11  

James and Eveleth were shown in the 1930 city directory of San Francisco, California:12

Hancher Jas H h487 Hayes
Hancher Jas H (Eveleth) financier h438 Octavia
James and Eveleth were also shown in the 1930 city directory of Portland, Oregon:12
Hancher Jas H (Eveleth) solr h800 Wash apt 14

James and family were shown in the 1930 census (Apr 2-3 1930), Belvedere Hotel #325, Lake Park Avenue, Chicago, Illinois:2

Hancher, James H, head-of-household, age 32, born in Ohio; parents born in Ohio; first married at age 27; rented home; no radio in home; occupation: promoter, philanthropy; not a war veteran.
Hancher, Eveleth, wife, age 27, born in Minnesota; father born in Denmark; mother born in Norway; first married at age 22; occupation: secretary, office.
Hancher, Lee G, son, age 3 years 1 month, born in Indiana; father born in Ohio; mother born in Minnesota.
Hancher, Roger W, son, age 1 year 1 month, born in Iowa; father born in Ohio; mother born in Minnesota.

James and Eveleth were shown in the 1933 city directory of Buffalo, New York:12

Hancher Jas H (Eveleth) atndt Goodyear-Wende Oil Corp r302 Hudson
James and Eveleth were shown in the 1938 city directory of Buffalo, New York:12
Hancher Jas H (Eveleth) slsmn h64 Montclair av
James and Eveleth were shown in the 1939 city directory of Buffalo, New York:12
Hancher Jas H (Eveleth) slsmn h64 Montclair av

James and family were shown in the 1940 census (Apr 5 1940), 64 Montclair Ave., Buffalo, Erie County, New York:3

Hancher, James H, head-of-household, age 42, born in Ohio; completed 4 years of college; on Apr 1 1935 was living in the same place/city; rented home ($30.00/month rent); occupation: salesman, wholesale oil; worked 52 weeks in 1939; $2280 wages in 1939.
Hancher, Eveleth, wife, age 37, born in Minnesota; completed 4 years of college; on Apr 1 1935 was living in the same place/city.
Hancher, Lee, son, age 13, born in Indiana; completed 8th grade; on Apr 1 1935 was living in the same place/city.
Hancher, Roger, son, age 11, born in Iowa; completed 6th grade; on Apr 1 1935 was living in the same place/city; attended school.

James and Eveleth were shown in the 1942 city directory of Buffalo, New York:12

Hancher Jas H (Eveleth P) asst creditmn Texas Co h419 Leroy av

James and Eveleth were shown in the 1955 city directory of Buffalo, New York:12

Hancher Jas H (Eveleth) slsmn Texas Co r Holland
Hancher Roger W (Georgina A) tchr PS h31 Winchester pl apt 4 (K)
James and Eveleth were shown in the 1956 city directory of Buffalo, New York:12
Hancher Jas H (Eveleth) slsmn Texas Co r Holland NY
Hancher Roger W (Georgina A) tchr Kenmore Jr Hi Sch h31 Winchester pl (K) apt 4
James and Eveleth were shown in the 1957 city directory of Buffalo, New York:12
Hancher Jas H (Eveleth) slsmn Texas Co r Holland NY

In 1979 James was living in/near Holland, Erie County, New York.5  

James Herman Hancher died May - 1979, Caldwell, Noble County, Ohio; buried Mount Ephraim Cemetery, Mount Ephraim, Noble County, Ohio.5,13,14  

In 1985 Eveleth was living in/near Wellsville, Allegany County, New York.5  

Eveleth died Oct - 1985, buried Mount Ephraim Cemetery, Mount Ephraim, Noble County, Ohio.5,15

(photo)Photo: James Herman Hancher & Eveleth Irene Pedersen marriage certificate Scott County, Iowa 6

(photo)Photo: James Herman Hancher & Eveleth Irene Pedersen gravestone Mount Ephraim Cemetery 13,15

(photo)Photo: Hancher family monument Mount Ephraim Cemetery 13

Social Security information for James Herman Hancher: 106-01-5023

Social Security information for Eveleth Irene Pedersen: 053-52-6879


Sources

  1. The "Times Recorder", Apr 2 1940; http://www.ancestry.com.
  2. 1930 census, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois; roll T626-420, ED 114, page 1A, line #23, family #10.
  3. 1940 census, Buffalo, Erie County, New York; roll T627-2833, ED 64-333, page 4A, line #2, household #87.
  4. 1920 census, Caldwell, Olive Township, Noble County, Ohio; roll T625-1424, ED 167, page 19B, line #81, dwelling #217, family #244.
  5. "Social Security Death Index" (as it is commonly called), derived from the Social Security Administration "Death Master File". See: http://www.rootsweb.com/~rwguide/lesson10.htm
  6. Iowa, Marriage Records, 1923-1937; http://www.ancestry.com.
  7. Iowa, Select Marriages, 1809-1992; http://www.ancestry.com.
  8. Minnesota, Births and Christenings Index, 1840-1980; http://www.ancestry.com.
  9. 1910 census, 3040 Elliott Ave., 7th Ward, Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota; roll T624-703, ED 125, page 1A, line #8, dwelling #3, family #3.
  10. 1920 census, 2573 Scott Street, 4th Ward, Davenport, Scott County, Iowa; roll T625-513, ED 165, page 12B, line #75, dwelling #298, family #312.
  11. Death notice for Herman Francis Hancher.
  12. U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989; http://www.ancestry.com.
  13. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=17556585.
  14. Contribution from Susan Hancher Fanton.
  15. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=34587448.


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