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Family of Arthur I BIDELER and Jennie Isabel LEWIS
Arthur I BIDELER b. 1862 Dec72. d. 1938 Apr 26596 at Union Co., Oregon596. bd. Union Cem., Union, Oregon840.
Jennie Isabel LEWIS b. 1864 Oct 265014 at Newark, NJ5014. d. 1952 Sep 125015 at at home of daughter Mrs F A Denton, Hill Road, Reno, NV5127. bd. Union Cem., Union, Oregon5014.
About April, 1899, "A. J." Bideler filled the position5027 of night operator at Corning (NY), for the D L & W (Delaware, Lackawanna & Western railroad).
In Oct, 1899, Arthur Bideler was appointed postmaster for Coopers Plains. The Buffalo (NY) Courier, Sat, Jun 4, 1904, reported that, in Corning, Jun 3, Arthur M (sic) Bideler "of Cooper" would succeed Decatur M. Sayles as the agent of the D. L. & W. R. R. Company (Delaware, Lackawanna and Western). In 1910, Arthur is listed as railroad agent, residing in Mt Arlington, NJ. In 1920, he was a telegraph operator in Union, OR. In 1930, still in Union, OR, he a depot agent.
Jennie's middle and maiden names are taken from her death certificate5015. The informant for that certificate was her daughter, Mrs Lura Tularski. Jennie died at the age of 87y 10m 16d of chronic myocardial disease, and hypertension. That certificate also stated she had been in Reno, Nevada, for 10 years; her physician stated he had attended her from 1943 through Sept 12, 1952.
In 1938, Jennie1705 is listed as "wid A I (Bideler)". Jennie's obituaries5014 5127 have her death as Friday, Sep 12, in Reno, Nevada. She was to be buried next to her husband, Arthur L. Bideler.
Her obituary5127 relates that she came west in 1900, making her home in Oregon, and then in Washington. She moved to Reno about 1942 to live with her daughter, Mrs Denton. Mentioned survivors were: Mrs Millard Stearns of Nampa, Ida., Mrs Lura Tularski of Reno, a brother Charles F Lewis of Ocean Beach, N. J., and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Child 1. Walter
At the age of 10, Walter died5030 while playing with his father's shotgun in the ice house behind his house.
Children of Arthur I BIDELER and Jennie Isabel LEWIS:
|1.||Walter E BIDELER202 b. 1885 Oct 16202. d. 1896 Apr 11202 at ice house at home, Coopers Plains, NY5030.|
|2.||Maude BIDELER32 b. 1886202. d. 6 Aug 188732.|
|3.||Bessie BIDELER32 b. 1888 Jul 232. d. 1890 May 2332.|
|4.||Ethel BIDELER72 b. 1890 Jul72.|
|5.||Helene BIDELER72 b. 1892 Sep220 at New York220.|
|md. Millard A STEARNS|
|6.||Lewis Martin BIDELER72 b. 1894 Sep72 at New York1703. d. 1945 Jul 22596 at Grants Pass, Josephine Co., Oregon5011. bd. Union Cem., Union, Oregon840.|
|md. Alice Dorothy TOWNLEY|
|7.||Agnes BIDELER72 b. 1896 Apr72.|
|8.||Lura BIDELER1701 b. 1905 Oct 4840 at New Jersey1701. d. 1987 Dec 265017 at Reno, NV5017. bd. Union Cem., Union, OR840.|
|md. William G TULARSKI|