Blythe Viola Victoria Poage b. 10 Nov 1891 Baxter, Iowa d. 19 Aug 1988 Lake Bluff, Illinois: William Kaiser's ancestry
Blythe Viola Victoria  Poage

Blythe Viola Victoria Poage

Female 1891 - 1988  (96 years)

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  • Name Blythe Viola Victoria Poage 
    Born 10 Nov 1891  Baxter, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 19 Aug 1988  Lake Bluff, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 22 Aug 1988  Glen Ellyn, Illinois, Forest Hill Cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I0063  William Kaiser Genealogy
    Last Modified 7 Feb 2011 

    Father Robert Arthur Poage,   b. 26 Apr 1865, Newton, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Sep 1955, Ames, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Mother Ohio Catherine Tipton,   b. 14 Feb 1872, Baxter, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Sep 1966, Newton, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Married 1 Jan 1891  near Baxter, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • The following notes were compiled by Blythe V.V. Poage Kaiser in 1966:

      (Copy) "This is to certify that Robert Arthur Poage and Catherine Ohio Tipton were united in marriage at the family residence near Baxter on the first day of January in the year of our Lord, one thousand eight hundred and ninety one in the presence of Robert Alexander Scott, Alonzo Scott Tiption.
      Signed Rev. Wesley Brandt"
    Family ID F041  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family William George Kaiser,   b. 10 Jun 1887, Freeport, Stephenson County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 May 1963, Glen Ellyn, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 11 Nov 1915  Baxter, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • The following are notes written by Blythe V.V. Poage Kaiser in 1966:

      "William and Blythe lived for a short time in Ames, Iowa where William was on the Agricultural Engineering Faculty. They went to Chicago, Illinois in January, 1917 and spent the next few years in the city but moved to the suburb of Glen Ellyn in March, 1920 where they have lived ever since. William was an executive of the Portland Cement Association and a consulting Agricultural Engineer. Blythe is a member of several Patriotic Societies: DAR (Daughters of the American Revolution) and DAC (Daughters of American Colonists) and is also a Master Judge of Flower Shows accredited through the National Council of State Garden Clubs. Both William and Blythe have degrees from the Iowa State University - Ames."
    Children 
    +1. Robert Poage Kaiser,   b. 31 Jul 1916, Ames, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 May 1990, Libertyville, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    Family ID F027  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos Blythe_Catherine_Poage_with_Ken
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    Blythe_Poage_Kaiser
    Blythe_Poage_Kaiser
    Blythe Kaiser Nov 1978
    Blythe Kaiser Nov 1978
    Blythe Kaiser, about 1946
    Blythe Kaiser, about 1946
    Blythe P. Kaiser 1953
    Blythe P. Kaiser 1953
    Blythe Poage ISU Yearbook 1914
    Blythe Poage ISU Yearbook 1914
    Blythe Poage Kaiser 1914_1
    Blythe Poage Kaiser 1914_1
    ISU Letter pg #1
    ISU Letter pg #1
    Kaiser extended family, about 1926
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    Kaiser Family Extended 1971
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    Headstones
    headstone Blythe & William Kaiser
    headstone Blythe & William Kaiser
    Forest Hill Cemetery, IL
    Cemetary Forest Hill Kaiser's
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  • Notes 
    • All Poage lineage/geneaology was compiled by Blythe and possibly her mother, Catherine Tipton Poage. Both were members of the Daughters of the American Revolution and Daughters of American Colonists. Blythe was a member of Anan Harmon Chapter of the DAR and Dupage Chapter of DAC, she served both as regent.

      Organizing president of the Glen Ellyn Historical Society.

      Active in many community organizations, including Glen Ellyn Woman's Club, Musician's Club, Republican Woman's Club, alumni clubs of Iowa State and Drake Universities.

      Blythe was a charter member of the Glen Ellyn Garden Club, serving as a master flowershow judge.

      Blythe's burial services were conducted on August 22, 1988 at The Leonard Memorial Home, Ltd. of Glen Ellyn, Illinois. Rev. Donald C. Keck officiated. Burial took place at Forest Hill Cemetery in Glen Ellyn, Illinois.

      According to her niece, Daisy Kaiser Sampson, on June 24, 2000:
      "We knew she was a society lady, and she did her best to fit in with us old dirt farmers -- she did a good job at it. She always dressed in high heel pumps, wore lots of jewelry up to the nines, but yet tried to fit down at our level!! We enjoyed her, even if she was a society lady."



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