Wesley Edmond DeLashmutt

Male6 May 1859–7 October 1916

Brief Life History of Wesley Edmond

When Wesley Edmond DeLashmutt was born on 6 May 1859, in Eddyville, Wapello, Iowa, United States, his father, Peter Lindsay Delashmutt, was 42 and his mother, Esther Bartlett Hunt, was 36. He married Clara Mae Johnson on 25 January 1891, in Pacific Junction, Mills, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Lyons Township, Mills, Iowa, United States in 1910 and Pacific Junction, Mills, Iowa, United States in 1915. He died on 7 October 1916, in Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Glenwood Cemetery, Glenwood, Mills, Iowa, United States.

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Wesley Edmond DeLashmutt
Clara Mae Johnson
Marriage: 25 January 1891
John Wesley DeLashmutt
Carl Dudley Delashmutt
Lulu Gertrude De Lashmutt
Frances Sarah Delashmutt
Thomas Lindsay DeLashmutt
William Clay DeLashmutt
Edna Mae DeLashmutt

Sources (26)

  • Wesley E Deleshmutt, "Iowa State Census, 1895"
  • W. E. De Lashmutt, "Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934"
  • Wesley Edmond “Ed” DeLashmutt, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    25 January 1891Pacific Junction, Mills, Iowa, United States
  • Children (7)

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    Siblings (11)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 4

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.


    Age 12

    Historical Boundaries: 1871: Mills, Iowa, United States

    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

    Age 16

    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of French De la Chaumette (see Shumate ). Compare Delashmit .

    History: Pierre de la Chaumette (born 1673) came from Rochechouart in Haute-Vienne, France, via England to Gloucester, NJ, c. 1698; in NJ he became known as Peter Delashmet. He was the brother of Jean de la Chaumette (see Shumate ). Pierre is listed in the (US) National Huguenot Society's register of qualified Huguenot ancestors with another altered form of his surname, DeLashmutt, along with its original form (De) la Chaumette, while his brother Jean is listed in the similar register of Huguenot Society of America.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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