Charles Lester Vanderbeek, run an Implement Business in Alcester for the International Harvester Co., and also runs a service station, and sells Plymouth and Chrysler Cars. Fay works in the office as his bookkeeper and stenographer. He owns the building in which his business is located and also their home which is the first place south of their shop. Their shop faces the north and their home is around the corner south and faces the East. They went to California a short time after Fay was born and stayed a few months, then when she was six and her sister two they went again and lived there for five years, returning to Alcester in 1929. In 1934 they spent the summer months until October in California, but they have been in Alcester since. [LLC]
  • 3 Jun 1896 - Birth - ; Humeston, Iowa
Ambrose S. Vanderbeek
15 Feb 1850 - 11 Nov 1934
James Caldwell
28 Jan 1829 - 19 Jan 1887
Lillian Elnora Caldwell
11 Jun 1854 - 4 Aug 1919
Family Group Sheet - Child
PARENT (M) Ambrose S. Vanderbeek
Birth15 Feb 1850
Death11 Nov 1934
Marriage3 May 1871to Lillian Elnora Caldwell
PARENT (F) Lillian Elnora Caldwell
Birth11 Jun 1854Berrien County, MI
Death4 Aug 1919
Marriage3 May 1871to Ambrose S. Vanderbeek
FatherJames Caldwell
MotherMerriam Elizabeth Downs
MArthur Eugene Vanderbeek
Birth20 Feb 1872Humeston, Iowa
Death24 Mar 1954Gerber, California
Marriage28 Dec 1892to May Agnes Fisher
FEdith B. Vanderbeek
Birth5 Mar 1874Humeston, Iowa
Death12 Aug 1924Harrisburg, Oregon
Marriage28 Dec 1892to William Henry McVey at Corydon, Iowa
FMerriam D. Vanderbeek
Birth6 May 1876
Death28 Jan 1877
MRuben D. Vanderbeek
Birth21 Aug 1878Humeston, Iowa
Marriage21 Aug 1923to Clara McElhaney at Spirit Lake, Iowa
MWilliam Vanderbeek
Birth17 Jan 1881
Death25 Jul 1881
MJames Carleton Vanderbeek
Birth13 Aug 1882
Death13 Jul 1937
Marriage26 Aug 1901to Minnie M. Lott at Huron, South Dakota
MHollister Prime Vanderbeek
Birth9 Nov 1885Humeston, Iowa
Marriage31 Oct 1913to Lillian Hitzmann
MAmbrose C. Vanderbeek
Birth16 Aug 1889Wayne County, Iowa
Death22 Jun 1933Gerber, California
Marriage19 Aug 1914to Anna Elizabeth Hoschler at Souix City, Iowa
MPerry Bertrand Vanderbeek
Birth5 May 1892Humeston, Iowa
Marriage14 Feb 1919to Minnie Olson
MCharles Lester Vanderbeek
Birth3 Jun 1896Humeston, Iowa
Marriage5 Sep 1917to Nellie Pattison at Souix City, Iowa
MDewey Dean Vanderbeek
Birth1 Sep 1898Humeston, Iowa
Marriage13 Jan 1920to Sadie Loretta Dunnigan
Family Group Sheet - Spouse
PARENT (M) Charles Lester Vanderbeek
Birth3 Jun 1896Humeston, Iowa
Marriage5 Sep 1917to Nellie Pattison at Souix City, Iowa
FatherAmbrose S. Vanderbeek
MotherLillian Elnora Caldwell
PARENT (F) Nellie Pattison
Birth23 Sep 1897Cushing, Iowa
Marriage5 Sep 1917to Charles Lester Vanderbeek at Souix City, Iowa
FatherJohn Nuzum Pattison
MotherSarah Jane Brownlee
Marriageto LIVING
Marriageto LIVING
Descendancy Chart
Charles Lester Vanderbeek b: 3 Jun 1896
Nellie Pattison b: 23 Sep 1897
Fayette Jean Layman b: 4 Apr 1951 d: Mar 1954