Ada Mabel May

Female 1881 - 1965


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  • Born  4 Mar 1881  Russell, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Female 
    Died  16 Mar 1965  Russell, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried  Russell Cemetery, Russell, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I1864  Virts
    Last Modified  24 Jul 2014 

    Father  James Madison May,   b. 25 Jan 1849, Monroe County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Mar 1912, Russell, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Mary Eveline Werts,   b. 1 Sep 1857, Muskingum County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 May 1932, Russell, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  23 Dec 1874  Russell, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F956  Group Sheet

    Family  Quincy Spence Robb,   b. 4 Mar 1878, Murcock, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Oct 1927, Russell, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  24 Dec 1902  Russell, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Veda May Robb,   b. 23 Dec 1905, Russell, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jun 1985, Russell, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Mary Margaret Robb,   b. 16 Sep 1908, Russell, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jan 1909, Russell, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. A. Roy Robb,   b. 16 Feb 1915, Russell, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1915, Russell, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Quincy Junior Robb,   b. 23 Jun 1919, Des Moines, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 2000, Russell, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  7 Oct 2012 
    Family ID  F979  Group Sheet

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    Ada Mabel May Robb
    Ada Mabel May was born on March 4, 1881 in Russell, Iowa to James Madison and Mary Eveline Werts May. She died March 16, 1965 in Russell, Iowa. She married Quincy Spence Robb on December 24, 1902 in Russell, Iowa. He was born March 4, 1878 in Murcock, Ohio and died October 26, 1927 in Russell. Both are buried in Russell Cemetery, Russell, Iowa

    Photo courtesy of Mary Beth Noonan
    John Clarence May, Walter Lloyd May, Junia Effie May VanNice, William Stanford May, George Albert May, Lillie Clanin May, Helen Elizabeth May Henderson, Fern Louise May Pierce, Elizabeth May Johnson May, Belle Susie May Bradley, Ada Mabel May Robb, Ruth Evelyn May
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    John Clarence May, Walter Lloyd May, Junia Effie May VanNice, William Stanford May, George Albert May, Lillie Clanin May, Helen Elizabeth May Henderson, Fern Louise May Pierce, Elizabeth May Johnson May, Belle Susie May Bradley, Ada Mabel May Robb, Ruth Evelyn May Gass
    Standing left to right: John Clarence May, unknown, Walter Lloyd May, Junia Effie May VanNice, William Stanford May, George Albert May. Sitting left to right: Lillie Clanin May, Helen Elizabeth May Henderson, Fern Louise May Pierce, unknown, Elizabeth May Johnson May, Belle Susie May Bradley, Ada Mabel May Robb. Front: Ruth Evelyn May
    Gass, others unknown.

    Photo courtesy of Gene Pierce
    John Madison May Family
    John Madison May Family
    Photo courtesy of Mary Elizabeth Noonan Jensen

  • Notes 
    • Chariton Hearld Patriot, June 20, 1996

      Lester J. Van Nice, 78, of Russell, died Saturday, June 15, at the Veteran's Administration Hospital in Iowa City, Iowa, of heart failure.

      Memorial services were held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, June 19, 1996, at Bethel United Methodist Church in Russell, with burial of the cremains at the Russell Cemetery.

      Born in Russell, Iowa, he lived in the Russell area most of his life. He farmed and raised horses.

      During W W II he was a member of the Army Medical Detachment of the 168th Infantry and was a prisoner of war in Germany for 27 months.

      Lester was a member of the Bethel United Methodist Church in Russell.

      Survivors include two sisters: Isabelle Winship of Warden, Wash., and Sue Tinder of Indianola; five nieces and nephews; and several great nieces and nephews.

      The Overton Funeral Home in Indianola was in charge of the arrangements.