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Charles Robert O'Donnell

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  • Name Charles Robert O'Donnell  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Born 7 Aug 1875  Pinto, Washington Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    AFN 2NRZ-WG 
    Occupation 9 Jun 1900  Parowan, Iron Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Day Laborer 
    Occupation 29 Apr 1910  Lund, White Pine Co, Nevada, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Rancher, Stock raising 
    Occupation 18 Jan 1920  Geyser, Lincoln Co, Nevada, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Farmer, Own Farm 
    Died 23 Feb 1920  Cave Valley, Lincoln Co, Nevada, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Cause: Pneumonia 
    Buried 27 Feb 1920  Lund City Cemetery, Lund, White Pine Co, Nevada, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2728  default
    Last Modified 9 Jun 2012 

    Father John O'Donnell,   b. 12 May 1850, Medway, Norfolk Co, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Relationship biological 
    Mother Sarah Elizabeth Edwards,   b. 25 May 1856, Greasbrough, Rotherham, Yorkshire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Apr 1934, Ely, White Pine Co, Nevada, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Relationship biological 
    Married 30 Oct 1871  Greenville, Beaver Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Divorced Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F1115  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Father William Willard Hutchings, Jr.,   b. 23 Nov 1851, Cottonwood, Great Salt Lake Co, Utah Territory, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Mar 1927, Beaver, Beaver Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Relationship Adopted 
    Mother Sarah Elizabeth Edwards,   b. 25 May 1856, Greasbrough, Rotherham, Yorkshire Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Apr 1934, Ely, White Pine Co, Nevada, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Relationship biological 
    Married 15 Apr 1887  Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    Married:
    • MARRIAGE: Rulon F. O'Donnell records indicate marriage was performed 15 Apr 1887 in Endowment House.
    Family ID F1117  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Jane Holyoak,   b. 13 Jan 1873, Parowan, Iron Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jul 1938, Riverton, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 27 Mar 1896  St. George, Washington Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    Children 
     1. Ida O'Donnell,   b. 10 Jan 1897, Parowan, Iron Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Mar 1897, Parowan, Iron Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +2. Catherine O'Donnell,   b. 19 Mar 1898, Parowan, Iron Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Apr 1996, Draper, Salt Lake Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 98 years)
    +3. George Loren O'Donnell,   b. 21 Jan 1900, Parowan, Iron Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Nov 1987, Ely, White Pine Co, Nevada, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     4. Ervin Holyoak O'Donnell,   b. 26 Oct 1902, Lund, White Pine Co, Nevada, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Oct 1977  (Age 74 years)
     5. Jesse Huntington O'Donnell,   b. 6 Dec 1905, Parowan, Iron Co, Utah, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Sep 1914, St. Thomas, Clark Co, Nevada, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 8 years)
    +6. Elizabeth "Beth" O'Donnell,   b. 2 Jan 1908, Lund, White Pine Co, Nevada, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Mar 2007, Elko, Elko Co, Nevada, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 99 years)
    +7. Rulon F. O'Donnell,   b. 28 Dec 1910, Lund, White Pine Co, Nevada, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1999, Ely, White Pine Co, Nevada, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     8. Robert K. O'Donnell,   b. 28 Dec 1910, Lund, White Pine Co, Nevada, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Oct 1991  (Age 80 years)
    +9. William Dow O'Donnell,   b. 7 Mar 1915, St. Thomas, Clark Co, Nevada, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jul 1967, Hailey, Blaine Co, Idaho, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)
    Last Modified 3 Oct 2009 
    Family ID F22  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Photo
    Photo
    Photo of Charles Robert O'Donnell. The original photo was located at Catherine O'DONNELL Kump Hiatt's home in Bluffdale, but has been lost; This photograph of the original is the only known remaining image; If you have a better scan, please contact the webmaster
    Cave Ranch Homesite [29 May 2004]
    Cave Ranch Homesite [29 May 2004]
    Cave Ranch at Cave Valley: Image of the homestead, looking west, taken on 29 May 2004; According to Beth O'DONNELL Larsen it is believed she lived in this home with her parents, Charles Robert O'Donnell and Sarah Jane HOLYOAK O'Donnell, when she was young. The O'Donnell Family lived here at the time of the 1920 U.S. Census. Charles Robert O'Donnell died here 23 Feb 1920 after suffering from pneumonia
    LDS Log Church at Lund [~1902]
    LDS Log Church at Lund [~1902]
    View of LDS Log Church in Lund, White Pine, Nevada, built in 1902. The O'Donnell Family resided at Lund while the church was built; Courtesy of White Pine County Historical Society
    Tree Inscription 'CRO'
    Tree Inscription "CRO"
    Rulon F. O'Donnell and Jerry R. O'Donnell while hiking on the east side of Mt. Grafton; Note the "C.R.O." on the tree, believed to be Charles Robert O'Donnell. Original image in possession of Jerry R. O'Donnell
    Cave Ranch [29 May 2004]
    Cave Ranch [29 May 2004]
    Cave Ranch at Cave Valley: Image from Cave Spring, facing northwest, taken 29 May 2004. Charles Robert O'Donnell, Sarah Jane HOLYOAK O'Donnell, & their children resided on this property at the time of the 1920 U.S. Census
    Cave Ranch Creek [29 May 2004]
    Cave Ranch Creek [29 May 2004]
    Cave Ranch at Cave Valley: Image from Cave Spring Creek, facing east, taken 29 May 2004. Charles Robert O'Donnell, Sarah Jane HOLYOAK O'Donnell, & their children resided on this property at the time of the 1920 U.S. Census
    Lund Homesite [29 May 2004]
    Lund Homesite [29 May 2004]
    Original homesite property of the Charles Robert O'Donnell & Sarah Jane HOLYOAK O'Donnell family in Lund, Nevada, taken 29 May 2004 [260 S. Main St.]; Myrtle KUMP was born on this property 27 Feb 1925
    Lund Farm Property [29 May 2004]
    Lund Farm Property [29 May 2004]
    Original farm property of the Charles Robert O'Donnell & Sarah Jane HOLYOAK O'Donnell family in Lund, Nevada, taken 29 May 2004
    Family Portrait [~1899]
    Family Portrait [~1899]
    Family Portrait, circa 1899: Charles Robert O'Donnell, Sarah Jane Holyoak, and daughter, Catherine O'Donnell; Original in possession of Beth O. Larsen
    Photo
    Photo
    Photo of Charles Robert O'Donnell and his team. Caption reads: "Robert O'Donald out fit on the road"; Some believe this photograph was taken at the Potosi Mine just west of Las Vegas, Nevada
    Photo
    Photo
    Photo of Charles Robert O'Donnell and his team; This particular image is a high-resolution scan of a zoomed-in portion of the original photo as an attempt to get facial details
    Photo [~1936]
    Photo [~1936]
    Photo, circa 1936 of the Charles Robert O'Donnell & Sarah Jane HOLYOAK O'Donnell home in Lund, Nevada. Albert O'Donnell Kump & Myrtle KUMP were born in this home; The original photo was taken by Glen Willis Kump and high-resolution scan by Chad G. Nichols
    Portrait
    Portrait
    Portrait of Charles Robert O'Donnell and an unknown woman. Caption on back reads, "Aunt Beth said this is a picture of Grandpa O'Donnell. Grandpa O'Donnell wanted his picture taken & Grandma O'Donnell wouldn't go with him so he said he would get someone to have his picture taken with - Do not know who this woman is"

    Documents
    1900 U.S. Census
    1900 U.S. Census
    2nd North Street, Parowan, Iron, Utah: "George Holyoak" & "Charles R & Sarah J O'Donnell" families (George's son-in-law and daughter)
    1910 U.S. Census [29 Apr 1910]
    1910 U.S. Census [29 Apr 1910]
    Lund, White Pine, Nevada: "Charles R O'donnell" family
    1920 U.S. Census [18 Jan 1920]
    1920 U.S. Census [18 Jan 1920]
    1920 U.S. Census: "Charles Odonnell" Family
    Cave Valley Satellite Image [1999]
    Cave Valley Satellite Image [1999]
    1999 satellite image of Cave Spring area of Cave Valley, Lincoln, Nevada (2m), courtesy of MS Terraserver. Cave Spring was the location of Charles Robert O'Donnell's homestead until the time of his death.
    Cave Valley Topopgraphic Map [1979]
    Cave Valley Topopgraphic Map [1979]
    1979 topographic map of Cave Spring area of Cave Valley, Lincoln, Nevada (2m), courtesy of US Geological Survey. Cave Spring was the location of Charles Robert O'donnell's homestead until the time of his death.
    Lund Satellite Map [1999]
    Lund Satellite Map [1999]
    1999 satellite image of Lund, White Pine, Nevada (4m), courtesy of MS Terraserver; The Charles Robert O'Donnell family resided in Lund
    Lund Topographic Map [1979]
    Lund Topographic Map [1979]
    1979 topographic map of Lund, White Pine, Nevada (4m), courtesy of MS Terraserver; The Charles Robert O'Donnell family resided in Lund
    White Pine Co Land Deed [2 Sep 1909, p 1]
    White Pine Co Land Deed [2 Sep 1909, p 1]
    White Pine County Deed [p 1]: Charles Robert O'Donnell description of land purchase at Lund, White Pine Co, Nevada from Nevada Land and Live Stock Co.
    White Pine Co Deed [2 Sep 1909, p 2]
    White Pine Co Deed [2 Sep 1909, p 2]
    White Pine County Deed [p 2]: Charles Robert O'Donnell description of land purchase at Lund, White Pine Co, Nevada from Nevada Land and Live Stock Co.
    Lund Land Assessment [1909]
    Lund Land Assessment [1909]
    Land assessment of acreage surrounding Lund townsite. Charles Robert O'Donnell & Sarah Jane HOLYOAK O'Donnell's 5-acre plot highlighted in pink
    Lund Land Assessment [1909]
    Lund Land Assessment [1909]
    Land assessment of Lund townsite plots, with Charles Robert O'Donnell's property highlighted in pink
    Lund Land Assessment [1909]
    Lund Land Assessment [1909]
    Land assessment of Lund townsite plots, with Charles Robert O'Donnell & Sarah Jane HOLYOAK O'Donnell's property highlighted in pink
    Lund Land Assessment [1909]
    Lund Land Assessment [1909]
    Land assessment of acreage surrounding Lund townsite. Charles Robert O'Donnell & Sarah Jane HOLYOAK O'Donnell's 5-acre plot highlighted in pink
    Civil War Nevada Survey
    Civil War Nevada Survey
    Scanned map of the Civil War Survey of Central Eastern Nevada including Cave Valley, Spring Valley, Snake Valley, Graton Peak, and Wheeler Peak. Cave Ranch, Charles Robert O'Donnell's ranch, was located just below Graton Peak where Cave Creek is labeled
    Scanned Map of Historical Mines
    Scanned Map of Historical Mines
    Scanned map of the historical mines in the Las Vegas area. Charles Robert O'Donnell worked delivered goods with his team to the Potosi Mine just southwest of Las Vegas
    Map of Parker Station
    Map of Parker Station
    Scanned map of the historical mines between Ely and Panaca. The O'Donnell family owned land in Cave Valley, in which existed Parker Station (labeled)

    Headstones
    Headstone
    Headstone
    Headstone of Charles Robert O'Donnell & Sarah Jane Holyoak at Lund City Cemetery

  • Notes 
    • Charles Robert O'Donnell was a cattle rancher. FAMILY: Family information provided by Rulon F. O'Donnel (Ely, Nevada). BIRTH: Elizabeth Larsen (Ely, Nevada) indicates birth location of Pinto, Iron, Utah. DEATH: Dennis Loraine Nichols records indicate deathdate 24 Feb 1920 in St. George, Washington, Utah. DEATH: Charles died at his home at Cave Valley Ranch, GPS location N042.05.46.4 W111.56.19.0.

  • Sources 
    1. [S756] Nichols Online Library, Digital Documents Researched and Scanned by Chad Nichols & Relatives, Nichols, Chad G., (Catalogue of over 40,000 relatives with more than 5,000 of them having documentation to support their place in the family tree. Some recent generation surnames include Anderson, Broman, Campbell, Cloward, Conder, Dutson, Ericksen, Farmer, Holyoak, Kump, Kylen, Mendenhall, Nichols, Nielson, O'Donnell, Richardson, Roberts, Shelley, Stone, and Walker. Most ancestors are from England, Denmark, Sweden, and Germany. [online] www.nicholslibrary.org 7783 S 4950 W West Jordan, UT 84081 USA) (Reliability: 3).
      1900 U.S. Census - 000612
      1909 Land Record & Assessments - 000402, 000403, 000848, 000849, 000850, 000851
      1910 U.S. Census - 000385
      1920 U.S. Census - 000386
      Grave Marker - 000429
      Photos - 000137, 000422, 000483, 000484, 000880
      Lund Home - 000492
      1979 Topographic Map of Cave Spring Property - 000399
      1999 Satellite Image of Cave Spring Property - 000398
      Satellite Image of Lund - 000400
      Lund Log Church - 000380

    2. [S368] 1900 United States Federal Census, United States. Census Office. 12th Census, 1900, (Washington [District of Columbia] : The National Archives, [19--] Microfilm of original records in the National Archives, Washington, D.C.), SHEET 9A, SUP DIST 273, ENUM DIST 99 (Reliability: 3).
      2nd North Street, Parowan, Iron, Utah: "Charles R O'Donnell," born Aug 1875, age 25, married 4 yrs, birthplace Utah, father's birthplace Ireland, mother's birthplace England, Day Laborer; "Sarah J," born Jan 1873, age 27, married 4 yrs, 3 children, 2 surviving children, birthplace Utah, parentage England, House wife; "Catherine," born Mar 1898, age 2, birthplace Utah; "George L," born Jan 1900, age 5 mos, birthplace Utah; next-door neighbor is "George Holyoak" and family (Catherine's father)

    3. [S140] 1910 United States Federal Census, United States. Census Office. 13th Census, 1910, (Washington [District of Columbia] : The National Archives, [19--] Microfilm of original records in the National Archives, Washington, D.C.), SUP DIST 1, ENUM DIST 84, SHT 5A (Reliability: 3).
      Lund, White Pine, Nevada: "Charles R O'donnell," age 35, married for 14 yrs, birthplace Utah, father's birthplace Massachusetts, mother's birthplace England, Rancher, Stock raising, freely owns own farm; "Sarah," age 39, married for 14 yrs, 6 children, 5 surviving children, birthplace Utah, parentage England; "Catherine," age 12, birthplace Utah, attended school within the year; "Lowren," age 10, birthplace Utah, attended school within the year; "Ervin," age 7, birthplace Nevada, attended school within the year; "Jesse," age 5, birthplace Utah; "Elizebeth," age 2, birthplace Nevada

    4. [S253] 1920 United States Federal Census, United States. Census Office. 14th Census, 1920, (Washington [District of Columbia] : The National Archives, [19--] Microfilm of original records in the National Archives, Washington, D.C.), SUP DIST 2, ENUM DIST 14, SHT 1A (Reliability: 3).
      Geyser, Lincoln, Nevada: "Charles Odonnell," freely owns home, age 47, birthplace Utah, parentage New York, Farmer, Own Farm; "Sarah," age 44, birthplace Utah, parentage Utah; "Katherine," age 22, married, birthplace Utah; "Georgia L," daughter, age 20, birthplace Utah; "Ervine O," age 17, birthplace Nevada; "Elisabith," age 12, attended school within the year, birthplace Nevada; "Rulon R," age 9, attended school within the year, birthplace Nevada; "Robert K," age 9, attended school within the year, birthplace Nevada; "William D," age 4 yrs 10 mos, birthplace Nevada

    5. [S415] Ancestral File (R), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Copyright (c) 1987, June 1998, data as of 5 January 1998).

    6. [S381] Grave Marker, BL 22, LOT 3 (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S756] Nichols Online Library, Digital Documents Researched and Scanned by Chad Nichols & Relatives, Nichols, Chad G., (Catalogue of over 40,000 relatives with more than 5,000 of them having documentation to support their place in the family tree. Some recent generation surnames include Anderson, Broman, Campbell, Cloward, Conder, Dutson, Ericksen, Farmer, Holyoak, Kump, Kylen, Mendenhall, Nichols, Nielson, O'Donnell, Richardson, Roberts, Shelley, Stone, and Walker. Most ancestors are from England, Denmark, Sweden, and Germany. [online] www.nicholslibrary.org 7783 S 4950 W West Jordan, UT 84081 USA) (Reliability: 3).
      Barn Photograph - 000469
      Family Portraits - 000459, 000481, 000494
      Cave Ranch Homestead Photographs - 000426, 000427, 000428
      Lund Home Property Photograph - 000440
      Lund Farm Property Photograph - 000441

    8. [S184] Western States Marriage Record Index, BYU-Idaho Family History Center, 240A McKay Library, 525 S Center, Rexburg, Idaho 83460-0405, (Rexburg, ID : BYU-Idaho Archives [2004--], available online at abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/sea), VOL A, P 149 (Reliability: 3).
      ID 334539, Charles Robert O'Donnell of Bloomington to Sarah Jane Holyoak of Parowan on 26 Mar 1896 at St. George, Washington, Utah