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Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes, CHM

Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes, CHM

Female 1892 - 1989  (97 years)

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  • Name Mary Magdalen Wilmes  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24
    Prefix Mother 
    Suffix CHM 
    Born 27 Jan 1892  Tilden, Madison, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39
    Gender Female 
    Alternate Name Elizabeth Catherine Wilmes  [4, 22, 40, 41, 42, 43, 44, 45, 46, 47, 48, 49, 50
    Photograph Abt 1895  Creighton, Knox, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [51, 52
    Herman & Mary Wilmes Family 
    • [Names provided by Mother Mary Magdalen; 1988].
    • Role: In
    Herman & Mary Wilmes Family [3373]
    Herman & Mary Wilmes Family [3373]
    Abt 1895 Creighton, NE [from Philip J. Doyle (dec)]
    Herman & Mary Wilmes Family [3373]
    Herman & Mary Wilmes Family [3373]
    Abt 1895 (labelled) [from Philip J. Doyle (dec)]
    Educated Abt 1900  Neola, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [53
    Residence 1900  Neola, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [54, 55, 56
    Residence Abt 1900  Neola, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [57, 58
    Census 12 Jun 1900  Neola, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [59
    Census 1905  Neola, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [60
    Residence 1905  Neola, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [61
    Residence 1910  Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [62
    Residence 1910  Neola, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [63
    Census Abt 1 Apr 1910  Neola, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [64
    Photograph Abt 1915  Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [65
    Five Wilmes Sisters 
    • [Location taken is probable].
    • Role: In
    Photograph of Five Wilmes Sisters [4154]
    Photograph of Five Wilmes Sisters [4154]
    Abt 1915 From back of photo (top to bottom): Anna, Adeline (Doyle), Mother Magdalene, Mame, Cecelia [from Sherry Wilmes]
    Photograph Abt 1915  , , Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [66
    Sister Mary Magdalen Wilmes 
    Sister Mary Magdalen Wilmes [3811]
    Sister Mary Magdalen Wilmes [3811]
    Abt 1915  [from Philip J. Doyle (dec)]
    Residence 1915  Ottumwa, Wapello, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [67
    Census Abt 1 Jun 1915  Ottumwa, Wapello, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [68
    Occupation 1920  Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [69
    Residence 1920  Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [70
    Census 7 Jan 1920  Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [71
    Graduate 1925  Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [72, 73, 74
    Residence 1925  Dunlap, Harrison, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [75
    Census Abt 1 Jan 1925  Dunlap, Harrison, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [76
    Residence 1934-1935  Davenport, Scott, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [77, 78
    Occupation 1940  Ottumwa, Wapello, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [79, 80
    Residence 1940  Ottumwa, Wapello, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [81
    Census 25 Apr 1940  Ottumwa, Wapello, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [82
    Occupation Abt 1925-1942  , , Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [83, 84, 85, 86, 87, 88
    Photograph Abt 1948  , , Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [89
    Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes 
    Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes [3812]
    Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes [3812]
    Abt 1948  [from Mary Alice Daly]
    Occupation 1942-1948  Ottumwa, Wapello, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [90, 91, 92, 93
    Travel 1950  Dommartin-sous-Amance, , Lorraine, France Find all individuals with events at this location  [94, 95, 96
    Residence 1950  Ottumwa, Wapello, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [97
    Honors 1959  Davenport, Scott, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [98, 99, 100
    Occupation 1948-1960  Ottumwa, Wapello, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [101, 102, 103, 104
    Soc Sec Num 1966  , , Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [105
    Occupation 1960-1966  Ottumwa, Wapello, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [106, 107
    Residence 1965-1966  Ottumwa, Wapello, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [108, 109
    Residence 1969  Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [110
    Honors 1973  Davenport, Scott, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [111, 112, 113
    Residence 1971-1979  Ottumwa, Wapello, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [114, 115
    Occupation 1982  Davenport, Scott, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [116
    Photograph 2 Aug 1987  [117
    • Photo taken at celebration of diamond jubilee.
    Mother Mary Magdalen [Katie Elizabeth Doyle] [3372]
    Mother Mary Magdalen [Katie Elizabeth Doyle] [3372]
    1987  [from Philip J. Doyle (dec)]
    Mother Mary Magdalen [Katie Elizabeth Doyle] [3372]
    Mother Mary Magdalen [Katie Elizabeth Doyle] [3372]
    1987 (back) [from Philip J. Doyle (dec)]
    Newspaper Article 6 Aug 1987  Davenport, Scott, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [118
    Residence 1987-1989  Davenport, Scott, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [52, 119, 120, 121
    Membership Oct 1909-1989  Ottumwa, Wapello, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [122, 123, 124
    Died 26 Oct 1989  Humility of Mary Center, Davenport, Scott, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [120, 125, 126, 127
    Obituary Abt Nov 1989  Davenport, Scott, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [128
    Buried Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Davenport, Scott, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [129
    Person ID I1654  Quigley Doyle Family Tree
    Last Modified 7 Sep 2017 

    Father Gerhard Herman Wilmes
              b. 22 Apr 1858, Altenberge, , Hanover, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 13 Mar 1934, Missouri Valley, Harrison, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Relationship biological 
    Mother Anna Maria (Mary) Veenker
              b. 8 Aug 1862, Valtherveen, Odoorn, Drenthe, Netherlands Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 11 Nov 1907, Neola, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Relationship biological 
    Photograph 26 Jan 1886  , Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [130
    Wedding, G. Herman Wilmes & Marry Anne Veenker [?] 
    • [The event & people are believed to be correct].
    Wedding, G. Herman Wilmes & Marry Anne Veenker [?] [4155]
    Wedding, G. Herman Wilmes & Marry Anne Veenker [?] [4155]
    Jan 26, 1886 With John William Wilmes & Anna Veenker [?] [from Sherry Wilmes]
    Married 9 Feb 1886  St. Patrick's Church, Neola, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [131, 132, 133, 134, 135, 136, 137, 138, 139, 140, 141, 142, 143, 144, 145, 146, 147, 148, 149, 150
    Children 9 children 
    Family ID F1113  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Jan 1892 - Tilden, Madison, Nebraska, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsPhotograph - Herman & Mary Wilmes Family - Abt 1895 - Creighton, Knox, Nebraska, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducated - St. Joseph School - Abt 1900 - Neola, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1900 - Neola, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Abt 1900 - Neola, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1900 US - 12 Jun 1900 - Neola, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1905 Iowa - 1905 - Neola, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1905 - Neola, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 157 14th Ave. - 1910 - Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 4th Street - 1910 - Neola, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1910 US - Abt 1 Apr 1910 - Neola, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsPhotograph - Five Wilmes Sisters - Abt 1915 - Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsPhotograph - Sister Mary Magdalen Wilmes - Abt 1915 - , , Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1915 - Ottumwa, Wapello, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1915 Iowa - Abt 1 Jun 1915 - Ottumwa, Wapello, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - grade-school teacher - 1920 - Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 3105 Dewey Ave. - 1920 - Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1920 US - 7 Jan 1920 - Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsGraduate - Creighton University - 1925 - Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1925 - Dunlap, Harrison, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1925 Iowa - Abt 1 Jan 1925 - Dunlap, Harrison, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1934-1935 - Davenport, Scott, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - administrator, St. Joseph's Hospital & Nursing Home - 1940 - Ottumwa, Wapello, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - St. Joseph's Hospital & Nursing Home - 1940 - Ottumwa, Wapello, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1940 US - 25 Apr 1940 - Ottumwa, Wapello, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - teacher, school principal, superior, administrator - Abt 1925-1942 - , , Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsPhotograph - Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes - Abt 1948 - , , Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Mistress of Novices & Assistant Mother General - 1942-1948 - Ottumwa, Wapello, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsTravel - in search of the grave of Mother Mary Magdalen - 1950 - Dommartin-sous-Amance, , Lorraine, France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Ottumwa Heights - 1950 - Ottumwa, Wapello, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsHonors - bringing a new Ottumwa Heights Convent to replace the original destroyed by fire (1957) - 1959 - Davenport, Scott, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Superior General, Sisters of Humility - 1948-1960 - Ottumwa, Wapello, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsSoc Sec Num - 480-66-2946 - 1966 - , , Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Assistant Superior - 1960-1966 - Ottumwa, Wapello, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1965-1966 - Ottumwa, Wapello, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1969 - Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsHonors - her years of outstanding service to religion and education - 1973 - Davenport, Scott, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1971-1979 - Ottumwa, Wapello, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - - active in the relocation of the Mumility Order - 1982 - Davenport, Scott, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNewspaper Article - 75th Anniversary as member of the Congregation of the Humility of Mary - 6 Aug 1987 - Davenport, Scott, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 820 West Central Park Ave. - 1987-1989 - Davenport, Scott, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMembership - Congregation of the Humility of Mary (Sisters of Humility) - Oct 1909-1989 - Ottumwa, Wapello, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Address:
    820 West Central Park Ave.
    Davenport, IA 52804
    USA - 26 Oct 1989 - Humility of Mary Center, Davenport, Scott, Iowa, USA
    Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsObituary - Davenport Newspaper - Abt Nov 1989 - Davenport, Scott, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    804 East 39th St.
    Davenport, IA 52807
    USA - - Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Davenport, Scott, Iowa, USA
    Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Mother Mary Magdalen [Katie Elizabeth Doyle] [3372]
    Mother Mary Magdalen [Katie Elizabeth Doyle] [3372]
    Aug 2, 1987 Photo taken at celebration of diamond jubilee. [from Philip J. Doyle (dec)]

  • Sources 
    1. [S491] Family Group Sheet - Wilmes Family; 1800's - 2000 [0231], Philip Doyle, 0231., 18 Oct 2014.
      Name Sister Mary Magdalen.

    2. [S501] Omaha World-Herald, NE; Mar 15, 1934 - Obituary for Herman Wilmes [1858], Nebraska. Omaha., 1858., "Obituary - Herman Wilmes," Mar 15, 1934, p. 17; digital images, Genealogy Bank (genbank.com : accessed Oct 20, 2014).
      Name Sister Mary Magdalene.

    3. [S1948] Omaha World-Herald, NE; Aug 26, 1971 - Obituary, George J. Wilmes [2108], Nebraska. Omaha., 2108., "Obituary - George J. Wilmes," Aug 26, 1971, p. 52; digital images, Genealogy Bank (genbank.com : accessed Feb 10, 2015).
      Name Mother Mary Magdalen.

    4. [S1852] Family Group Sheet - Herman Wilmes; 1858-1934 [2810], Wilmes, John J. Supplied by compiler York, Nebraska. 2015., 2810.
      Name Lizzie Wilmes (Mother Magdalen).

    5. [S510] Omaha World-Herald, NE; Feb 19, 1965 - Obituary for Miss Anna Wilmes [3371], Nebraska. Omaha., 3371., "Obituary - Miss Anna Wilmes," Feb 19, 1965, p. 36; digital images, Genealogy Bank (genbank.com : accessed Jan 21, 2016).
      Name Mother Mary Magdalen.

    6. [S4780] Photograph of Mother Mary Magdalen [Katie Elizabeth Doyle]; 1987 [3372], 3372.
      Name Mother Mary Magdalen.

    7. [S511] St. Patrick's Parish Centennial History Book, Neola, IA; 1982 - James D. Doyle Family [1140H], The Centennial Committee, editor, (Neola, IA: n.p., 1982.), 1140H.
      Name Mother Magdalen.

    8. [S4781] Davenport Newspaper, IA; abt. Nov 1989 - Obituary for Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes, CHM [3797], Iowa. Davemport., 3797., "Mother Magdalen Dies at 97," abt. Nov 1989.
      Name Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes, CHM.

    9. [S1843] Eulogy for Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes, CHM; 1989 [3798], Congregation of the Humility of Mary, (Davenport, Iowa: n.p., abt 1989), 3798.
      Name Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes, CHM.

    10. [S4782] Davenport Catholic Messenger, IA; Aug 6, 1987 - 75th Anniversary of Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes [3799], Iowa. Davenport., 3799., "Diamond Jubilarian Says That's All She Ever Wanted," Aug 6, 1987.
      Name Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes.

    11. [S69] Letter from Mother Mary Magdalen to Mrs. P. J. Doyle; 1988 [3802], Magdalen Mother Mary, Davenport Iowa, 3802.
      Name Mother Mary Magdalen.

    12. [S4737] 1910 US Census, IA, Pottawattamie Co., Neola - Mary Wilmes [3803], Iowa, Pottawattamie, (ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2006), 3803., T624, roll 420, Neola, enumeration district (ED) 0154, p. 11A, dwelling 49, family 49, Mary Wilmes, accessed Jun 6, 2016.
      Name Mary Wilmes.

    13. [S4783] Letter from Mother Mary Magdalen to Mother Colette & Sisters; Oct 22, 1950 [3800], Magdalen Mother Mary, Dublin Ireland, 3800.
      Name Mother Mary Magdalen.

    14. [S502] Omaha World-Herald, NE; Apr 7, 1969 - Obituary for Adeline M. Doyle [3066], Nebraska. Omaha., 3066., "Obituary - Adeline M. Doyle," Apr 7, 1969, p. 30; digital images, Ancestry (ancestry.com : accessed Jan 7, 2015).
      Name Mother Mary Magdalen, CHM.

    15. [S4739] 1920 US Census, NE, Douglas Co., Omaha - Mary Wilmes [3805], Nebraska, Douglas, (ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2010), 3805., T625, roll 987, Omaha, enumeration district (ED) 99, p. 3A, dwelling 38, family 63, Mary Wilmes, accessed Jun 7, 2016.
      Name Mary Wilmes.

    16. [S4784] New York Passenger Lists - Mother Mary Wilmes; 1950 [3808], (Ancestry. ancestry.com : 2010), 3808., "New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957" (ancestry.com : accessed Jun 7, 2016), manifest, S.S. America, Nov 1, 1950, Mother Mary Wilmes.
      Name Mother Mary Wilmes.

    17. [S4785] Soc Sec Death Index - M. M. Wilmes; 1892-1989 [3809], Social Security Administration, (Ancestry (ancestry.com : 2011)), 3809., entry for M. M. Wilmes, 1989, SS no. 480-66-2946, accessed Jun 7, 2016.
      Name M. M. Wilmes.

    18. [S4272] St. Patrick's Parish Centennial History Book, Neola, IA; 1982 - Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes [1140I], The Centennial Committee, editor, (Neola, IA: n.p., 1982.), 1140I.
      Name Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes.

    19. [S4786] Photograph of Sister Mary Magdalen Wilmes; abt. 1915 [3811], 3811.
      Name Sister Mary Magdalen [Wilmes].

    20. [S4787] Photograph of Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes; abt. 1948 [3812], 3812.
      Name Mother Mary Magdalen [Wilmes].

    21. [S4273] Photograph of Five Wilmes Sisters; abt. 1915 [4154], 4154.
      Name Mother Magdalene Wilmes.

    22. [S4732] Family Group Sheet - Gerhard Herman Wilmes Family [4156], Sister Mary Simone Wilmes or Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes. Supplied by compiler, [ADDRESS FOR PRIVATE USE,] Council Bluffs, IA. 1971., 4156.
      Name Elizabeth Wilmes - Mother Mary Magdalen, CHM.

    23. [S513] Omaha World-Herald, NE; Apr 16, 1966 - Obituary for Miss Mary C. Wilmes [4166], Nebraska. Omaha., 4166., "Obituary - Miss Mary C. Wilmes," Apr 16, 1966, p. 18; digital images, Genealogy Bank (genbank.com : accessed Nov 2, 2016).
      Name Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes, CHM.

    24. [S1919] Omaha World-Herald, NE; Aug 10, 1979 - Obituary for Henry J. Wilmes [5124], Nebraska. Omaha., 5124., "Obituary for Henry J. Wilmes," Aug 10, 1979, p. 44; digital images, Genealogy Bank (genbank.com : accessed Sep 7, 2017).
      Name Mother Mary Magdalen.

    25. [S491] Family Group Sheet - Wilmes Family; 1800's - 2000 [0231], Philip Doyle, 0231., 18 Oct 2014.
      Born Jan 27, 1892.

    26. [S1845] 1900 US Census, IA, Pottawattamie Co., Neola - Herman Wilmes Family [0808], Iowa, Pottawattamie, (ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2004), 0808., T623, roll 456, Neola Twp., enumeration district (ED) 0157, p. 11B, dwelling 295, 28 Mar 2014.
      Born Jan 1982 in Nebraska; age 8.

    27. [S1852] Family Group Sheet - Herman Wilmes; 1858-1934 [2810], Wilmes, John J. Supplied by compiler York, Nebraska. 2015., 2810.
      Born May 1890.

    28. [S4780] Photograph of Mother Mary Magdalen [Katie Elizabeth Doyle]; 1987 [3372], 3372.
      Age 96.

    29. [S4781] Davenport Newspaper, IA; abt. Nov 1989 - Obituary for Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes, CHM [3797], Iowa. Davemport., 3797., "Mother Magdalen Dies at 97," abt. Nov 1989.
      Born in Tilden, NE; died at age 97.

    30. [S1843] Eulogy for Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes, CHM; 1989 [3798], Congregation of the Humility of Mary, (Davenport, Iowa: n.p., abt 1989), 3798.
      Born Jan 27, 1892; on a farm near Tilden, NE.

    31. [S4782] Davenport Catholic Messenger, IA; Aug 6, 1987 - 75th Anniversary of Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes [3799], Iowa. Davenport., 3799., "Diamond Jubilarian Says That's All She Ever Wanted," Aug 6, 1987.
      95 yrs old.

    32. [S4737] 1910 US Census, IA, Pottawattamie Co., Neola - Mary Wilmes [3803], Iowa, Pottawattamie, (ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2006), 3803., T624, roll 420, Neola, enumeration district (ED) 0154, p. 11A, dwelling 49, family 49, Mary Wilmes, accessed Jun 6, 2016.
      Born in Iowa; age 17.

    33. [S4738] 1915 Iowa Census, Wapello Co., Ottumwa - Elizabeth Wilmus [3804], Iowa, Wapello, (Digital images. Ancestry. ancestry.com : 2007), 3804., Ottumwa (Center Twp.), Elizabeth Wilmus; (ancestry.com : accessed Jun 7, 2016).
      Born in Nebraska; age 23.

    34. [S4739] 1920 US Census, NE, Douglas Co., Omaha - Mary Wilmes [3805], Nebraska, Douglas, (ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2010), 3805., T625, roll 987, Omaha, enumeration district (ED) 99, p. 3A, dwelling 38, family 63, Mary Wilmes, accessed Jun 7, 2016.
      Born in Nebraska; age 26.

    35. [S1856] 1925 Iowa Census, Harrison Co., Dunlap - Elizabet Wilmes [3806], Iowa, Harrison, (Digital images. Ancestry. ancestry.com : 2007), 3806., Dunlap, line 31, Elizabet Wilmes; (ancestry.com).
      Born in Nebraska; age 32.

    36. [S4788] 1940 US Census, IA, Wapello Co., Ottumwa - Elizabeth Wilmes [3807], Iowa, Wapello, (ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012), 3807., T627, roll 1209, Ottumwa, enumeration district (ED) 90-8, p. 1A, household 1, Elizabeth Wilmes, accessed Jun 7, 2016.
      Born in Nebraska; age 48.

    37. [S4784] New York Passenger Lists - Mother Mary Wilmes; 1950 [3808], (Ancestry. ancestry.com : 2010), 3808., "New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957" (ancestry.com : accessed Jun 7, 2016), manifest, S.S. America, Nov 1, 1950, Mother Mary Wilmes.
      Born in Nebraska; age 58.

    38. [S4785] Soc Sec Death Index - M. M. Wilmes; 1892-1989 [3809], Social Security Administration, (Ancestry (ancestry.com : 2011)), 3809., entry for M. M. Wilmes, 1989, SS no. 480-66-2946, accessed Jun 7, 2016.
      Born Jan 27, 1892.

    39. [S4272] St. Patrick's Parish Centennial History Book, Neola, IA; 1982 - Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes [1140I], The Centennial Committee, editor, (Neola, IA: n.p., 1982.), 1140I.
      Born Jan 27, 1892; tilden NE; age 90.

    40. [S491] Family Group Sheet - Wilmes Family; 1800's - 2000 [0231], Philip Doyle, 0231., 18 Oct 2014.
      Name Elizabeth Wilmes.

    41. [S1845] 1900 US Census, IA, Pottawattamie Co., Neola - Herman Wilmes Family [0808], Iowa, Pottawattamie, (ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2004), 0808., T623, roll 456, Neola Twp., enumeration district (ED) 0157, p. 11B, dwelling 295, 28 Mar 2014.
      Name Katie E. Wilmas.

    42. [S4268] 1905 Iowa Census, Pottawattamie Co., Neola - Herman Wilmes Family [1852], Iowa, Pottawattamie, (Digital images. Ancestry. ancestry.com : 2007), 1852., Neola, line 602-612, Herman Wilmes Family; (ancestry.com : accessed Oct 18, 2014).
      Name Lizzie Wilmes.

    43. [S4269] City Directory, IA, Council Bluffs; 1910 - Herman Wilmes Family & George Wilmes [1864], Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., (Ancestry. ancestry.com : 2011), 1864., Herman Wilmes Family: 459; Name Elizabeth C. Wilmes.

    44. [S1850] Neola Gazette Reporter, IA; Nov 1907 - Obituary for Mrs. Herman Wilmus (Anna Mary Veenker) [2807], Iowa. Neola., 2807., "Obituary - Mrs. Herman Wilmus (Anna Mary Veenker)," Nov 1907.
      Name Lizzie Wilmes.

    45. [S4271] Photograph of Herman & Mary Wilmes Family; abt 1895 [3373], 3373.
      Name [Katie E.] Wilmes.

    46. [S1843] Eulogy for Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes, CHM; 1989 [3798], Congregation of the Humility of Mary, (Davenport, Iowa: n.p., abt 1989), 3798.
      Name Elizabeth Wilmes.

    47. [S4738] 1915 Iowa Census, Wapello Co., Ottumwa - Elizabeth Wilmus [3804], Iowa, Wapello, (Digital images. Ancestry. ancestry.com : 2007), 3804., Ottumwa (Center Twp.), Elizabeth Wilmus; (ancestry.com : accessed Jun 7, 2016).
      Name Elizabeth Wilmus.

    48. [S1856] 1925 Iowa Census, Harrison Co., Dunlap - Elizabet Wilmes [3806], Iowa, Harrison, (Digital images. Ancestry. ancestry.com : 2007), 3806., Dunlap, line 31, Elizabet Wilmes; (ancestry.com).
      Name Elizabet Wilmes.

    49. [S4788] 1940 US Census, IA, Wapello Co., Ottumwa - Elizabeth Wilmes [3807], Iowa, Wapello, (ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012), 3807., T627, roll 1209, Ottumwa, enumeration district (ED) 90-8, p. 1A, household 1, Elizabeth Wilmes, accessed Jun 7, 2016.
      Name Elizabeth Wilmes.

    50. [S4272] St. Patrick's Parish Centennial History Book, Neola, IA; 1982 - Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes [1140I], The Centennial Committee, editor, (Neola, IA: n.p., 1982.), 1140I.
      Name Elizabeth Wilmes.

    51. [S4271] Photograph of Herman & Mary Wilmes Family; abt 1895 [3373], 3373.

    52. [S69] Letter from Mother Mary Magdalen to Mrs. P. J. Doyle; 1988 [3802], Magdalen Mother Mary, Davenport Iowa, 3802.
      Residence 820 West Central Park Ave., Davenport, IA 52804.

    53. [S4782] Davenport Catholic Messenger, IA; Aug 6, 1987 - 75th Anniversary of Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes [3799], Iowa. Davenport., 3799., "Diamond Jubilarian Says That's All She Ever Wanted," Aug 6, 1987.
      Taught by sisters at St. Joseph School in Neola, IA; at the turn of the century.

    54. [S1845] 1900 US Census, IA, Pottawattamie Co., Neola - Herman Wilmes Family [0808], Iowa, Pottawattamie, (ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2004), 0808., T623, roll 456, Neola Twp., enumeration district (ED) 0157, p. 11B, dwelling 295, 28 Mar 2014.
      Residence Neola, Pottawattamie Co. IA (house).

    55. [S1847] 1915 Iowa Census, Pottawattamie Co., Council Bluffs - Herman Wilmes Family [1853], Iowa, Pottawattamie, (Digital images. Ancestry. ancestry.com : 2007), 1853., Council Bluffs, p. C635-C637, Herman Wilmes Family; (ancestry.com : accessed Oct 18, 2014).
      In Iowa for 15 years.

    56. [S1850] Neola Gazette Reporter, IA; Nov 1907 - Obituary for Mrs. Herman Wilmus (Anna Mary Veenker) [2807], Iowa. Neola., 2807., "Obituary - Mrs. Herman Wilmus (Anna Mary Veenker)," Nov 1907.
      Returned to Neola, IA.

    57. [S4781] Davenport Newspaper, IA; abt. Nov 1989 - Obituary for Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes, CHM [3797], Iowa. Davemport., 3797., "Mother Magdalen Dies at 97," abt. Nov 1989.
      Came with her family to Neola, IA, when she was 8 yrs old.

    58. [S4738] 1915 Iowa Census, Wapello Co., Ottumwa - Elizabeth Wilmus [3804], Iowa, Wapello, (Digital images. Ancestry. ancestry.com : 2007), 3804., Ottumwa (Center Twp.), Elizabeth Wilmus; (ancestry.com : accessed Jun 7, 2016).
      Resident of Iowa for 15 yrs.

    59. [S1845] 1900 US Census, IA, Pottawattamie Co., Neola - Herman Wilmes Family [0808], Iowa, Pottawattamie, (ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2004), 0808., T623, roll 456, Neola Twp., enumeration district (ED) 0157, p. 11B, dwelling 295, 28 Mar 2014.

    60. [S4268] 1905 Iowa Census, Pottawattamie Co., Neola - Herman Wilmes Family [1852], Iowa, Pottawattamie, (Digital images. Ancestry. ancestry.com : 2007), 1852., Neola, line 602-612, Herman Wilmes Family; (ancestry.com : accessed Oct 18, 2014).

    61. [S4268] 1905 Iowa Census, Pottawattamie Co., Neola - Herman Wilmes Family [1852], Iowa, Pottawattamie, (Digital images. Ancestry. ancestry.com : 2007), 1852., Neola, line 602-612, Herman Wilmes Family; (ancestry.com : accessed Oct 18, 2014).
      Residence Neola, IA.

    62. [S4269] City Directory, IA, Council Bluffs; 1910 - Herman Wilmes Family & George Wilmes [1864], Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., (Ancestry. ancestry.com : 2011), 1864., Herman Wilmes Family: 459; Residence 157 14th Ave., Council Bluffs, IA.

    63. [S4737] 1910 US Census, IA, Pottawattamie Co., Neola - Mary Wilmes [3803], Iowa, Pottawattamie, (ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2006), 3803., T624, roll 420, Neola, enumeration district (ED) 0154, p. 11A, dwelling 49, family 49, Mary Wilmes, accessed Jun 6, 2016.
      Boarder 4th Street, Neola, Pottawattamie Co., IA.

    64. [S4737] 1910 US Census, IA, Pottawattamie Co., Neola - Mary Wilmes [3803], Iowa, Pottawattamie, (ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2006), 3803., T624, roll 420, Neola, enumeration district (ED) 0154, p. 11A, dwelling 49, family 49, Mary Wilmes, accessed Jun 6, 2016.
      Abt. Apr 1, 1910.

    65. [S4273] Photograph of Five Wilmes Sisters; abt. 1915 [4154], 4154.
      Anna, Adeline (Doyle), Mother Magdalene, Mame, Cecelia
      [Location taken is probable].

    66. [S4786] Photograph of Sister Mary Magdalen Wilmes; abt. 1915 [3811], 3811.
      [Probably taken in Iowa; abt. 1915].

    67. [S4738] 1915 Iowa Census, Wapello Co., Ottumwa - Elizabeth Wilmus [3804], Iowa, Wapello, (Digital images. Ancestry. ancestry.com : 2007), 3804., Ottumwa (Center Twp.), Elizabeth Wilmus; (ancestry.com : accessed Jun 7, 2016).
      Residence Ottumwa, Wapello Co., IA.

    68. [S4738] 1915 Iowa Census, Wapello Co., Ottumwa - Elizabeth Wilmus [3804], Iowa, Wapello, (Digital images. Ancestry. ancestry.com : 2007), 3804., Ottumwa (Center Twp.), Elizabeth Wilmus; (ancestry.com : accessed Jun 7, 2016).
      Abt. Jun 1, 1915.

    69. [S4739] 1920 US Census, NE, Douglas Co., Omaha - Mary Wilmes [3805], Nebraska, Douglas, (ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2010), 3805., T625, roll 987, Omaha, enumeration district (ED) 99, p. 3A, dwelling 38, family 63, Mary Wilmes, accessed Jun 7, 2016.
      Occupation grade-school teacher.

    70. [S4739] 1920 US Census, NE, Douglas Co., Omaha - Mary Wilmes [3805], Nebraska, Douglas, (ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2010), 3805., T625, roll 987, Omaha, enumeration district (ED) 99, p. 3A, dwelling 38, family 63, Mary Wilmes, accessed Jun 7, 2016.
      Boarder 3105 Dewey Ave., Omaha, Douglas Co., NE.

    71. [S4739] 1920 US Census, NE, Douglas Co., Omaha - Mary Wilmes [3805], Nebraska, Douglas, (ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2010), 3805., T625, roll 987, Omaha, enumeration district (ED) 99, p. 3A, dwelling 38, family 63, Mary Wilmes, accessed Jun 7, 2016.
      Jan 7, 1920.

    72. [S4781] Davenport Newspaper, IA; abt. Nov 1989 - Obituary for Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes, CHM [3797], Iowa. Davemport., 3797., "Mother Magdalen Dies at 97," abt. Nov 1989.
      Graduated from Creighton University, Omaha, NE, in 1925.

    73. [S1843] Eulogy for Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes, CHM; 1989 [3798], Congregation of the Humility of Mary, (Davenport, Iowa: n.p., abt 1989), 3798.
      Studied at Creighton University, Omaha, NE.

    74. [S1856] 1925 Iowa Census, Harrison Co., Dunlap - Elizabet Wilmes [3806], Iowa, Harrison, (Digital images. Ancestry. ancestry.com : 2007), 3806., Dunlap, line 31, Elizabet Wilmes; (ancestry.com).
      4 yrs college.

    75. [S1856] 1925 Iowa Census, Harrison Co., Dunlap - Elizabet Wilmes [3806], Iowa, Harrison, (Digital images. Ancestry. ancestry.com : 2007), 3806., Dunlap, line 31, Elizabet Wilmes; (ancestry.com).
      Residence Dunlap, Harrison Co., IA.

    76. [S1856] 1925 Iowa Census, Harrison Co., Dunlap - Elizabet Wilmes [3806], Iowa, Harrison, (Digital images. Ancestry. ancestry.com : 2007), 3806., Dunlap, line 31, Elizabet Wilmes; (ancestry.com).
      Abt Jan 1, 1925.

    77. [S501] Omaha World-Herald, NE; Mar 15, 1934 - Obituary for Herman Wilmes [1858], Nebraska. Omaha., 1858., "Obituary - Herman Wilmes," Mar 15, 1934, p. 17; digital images, Genealogy Bank (genbank.com : accessed Oct 20, 2014).
      Residence Davenport, IA.

    78. [S4788] 1940 US Census, IA, Wapello Co., Ottumwa - Elizabeth Wilmes [3807], Iowa, Wapello, (ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012), 3807., T627, roll 1209, Ottumwa, enumeration district (ED) 90-8, p. 1A, household 1, Elizabeth Wilmes, accessed Jun 7, 2016.
      Residence on Apr 1, 1935, Davenport, Scott Co., IA.

    79. [S4788] 1940 US Census, IA, Wapello Co., Ottumwa - Elizabeth Wilmes [3807], Iowa, Wapello, (ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012), 3807., T627, roll 1209, Ottumwa, enumeration district (ED) 90-8, p. 1A, household 1, Elizabeth Wilmes, accessed Jun 7, 2016.
      Occupation administrator, St. Joseph's Hospital & Nursing Home, Ottumwa, Wapello Co., IA.

    80. [S4272] St. Patrick's Parish Centennial History Book, Neola, IA; 1982 - Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes [1140I], The Centennial Committee, editor, (Neola, IA: n.p., 1982.), 1140I.
      Superior at St. Joseph's Hospital, Ottumwa, IA.

    81. [S4788] 1940 US Census, IA, Wapello Co., Ottumwa - Elizabeth Wilmes [3807], Iowa, Wapello, (ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012), 3807., T627, roll 1209, Ottumwa, enumeration district (ED) 90-8, p. 1A, household 1, Elizabeth Wilmes, accessed Jun 7, 2016.
      Residence St. Joseph's Hospital & Nursing Home, Ottumwa, Wapello Co., IA.

    82. [S4788] 1940 US Census, IA, Wapello Co., Ottumwa - Elizabeth Wilmes [3807], Iowa, Wapello, (ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012), 3807., T627, roll 1209, Ottumwa, enumeration district (ED) 90-8, p. 1A, household 1, Elizabeth Wilmes, accessed Jun 7, 2016.
      Apr 25, 1940.

    83. [S4781] Davenport Newspaper, IA; abt. Nov 1989 - Obituary for Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes, CHM [3797], Iowa. Davemport., 3797., "Mother Magdalen Dies at 97," abt. Nov 1989.
      She taught at Parnell, Stuart and Dunlap, IA; & at the orphanage in Davenport, IA, operated by the Humility Sisters.  She also served as Administrator, St. Joseph Hospital in Ottumwa, IA.

    84. [S1843] Eulogy for Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes, CHM; 1989 [3798], Congregation of the Humility of Mary, (Davenport, Iowa: n.p., abt 1989), 3798.
      She worked as a teacher, superior, administrator  at St. Joseph Academy, Ottumwa, IA; Parnell Public Schools, [Parnell, IA]; convent in Dunlap, IA;  the St. Vincent Home, Davenport, IA; Stuart, IA; St. Joseph Hospital, [Ottumwa, IA].

    85. [S4782] Davenport Catholic Messenger, IA; Aug 6, 1987 - 75th Anniversary of Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes [3799], Iowa. Davenport., 3799., "Diamond Jubilarian Says That's All She Ever Wanted," Aug 6, 1987.
      Served as school principal & superior to sisters in Dunlap & Stuart, IA; and at St. Vincent Home during the 1920s & 1930s.  She was later administrator of St. Joseph Hospital in Ottumwa, IA.

    86. [S4781] Davenport Newspaper, IA; abt. Nov 1989 - Obituary for Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes, CHM [3797], Iowa. Davemport., 3797., "Mother Magdalen Dies at 97," abt. Nov 1989.
      She also served as Administrator, St. Joseph Hospital in Ottumwa, IA.

    87. [S1856] 1925 Iowa Census, Harrison Co., Dunlap - Elizabet Wilmes [3806], Iowa, Harrison, (Digital images. Ancestry. ancestry.com : 2007), 3806., Dunlap, line 31, Elizabet Wilmes; (ancestry.com).
      Engaged in professional services.

    88. [S4272] St. Patrick's Parish Centennial History Book, Neola, IA; 1982 - Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes [1140I], The Centennial Committee, editor, (Neola, IA: n.p., 1982.), 1140I.
      Taught school for many years.

    89. [S4787] Photograph of Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes; abt. 1948 [3812], 3812.
      [Probably taken in Iowa; abt 1948].

    90. [S4781] Davenport Newspaper, IA; abt. Nov 1989 - Obituary for Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes, CHM [3797], Iowa. Davemport., 3797., "Mother Magdalen Dies at 97," abt. Nov 1989.
      From 1942 to 1948, she was the mistress of novices for her community.

    91. [S1843] Eulogy for Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes, CHM; 1989 [3798], Congregation of the Humility of Mary, (Davenport, Iowa: n.p., abt 1989), 3798.
      Served for 6 yrs concurrently as Mistress of Novices & Assistant Mother General

    92. [S4782] Davenport Catholic Messenger, IA; Aug 6, 1987 - 75th Anniversary of Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes [3799], Iowa. Davenport., 3799., "Diamond Jubilarian Says That's All She Ever Wanted," Aug 6, 1987.
      She was mistress of novices in the 1940s.

    93. [S4272] St. Patrick's Parish Centennial History Book, Neola, IA; 1982 - Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes [1140I], The Centennial Committee, editor, (Neola, IA: n.p., 1982.), 1140I.
      Appointed Mistress of Novices in 1943.

    94. [S4783] Letter from Mother Mary Magdalen to Mother Colette & Sisters; Oct 22, 1950 [3800], Magdalen Mother Mary, Dublin Ireland, 3800.
      Travels to England, Ireland & France.

    95. [S4789] Sisters of the Holy Humility of Mary [3801], Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., ((wikipedia.com : Aug 7, 2015)), 3801., accessed Jun 6, 2016), Mother Mary Magdalen (Mlle. Pottier).
      [Describes history of the community, including its founding in France in 1854 and move to the US in 1864].

    96. [S4784] New York Passenger Lists - Mother Mary Wilmes; 1950 [3808], (Ancestry. ancestry.com : 2010), 3808., "New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957" (ancestry.com : accessed Jun 7, 2016), manifest, S.S. America, Nov 1, 1950, Mother Mary Wilmes.
      Return voyage from Cobh, Ireland (Oct 27, 1950), to New York, NY (Nov 1, 1950).

    97. [S4784] New York Passenger Lists - Mother Mary Wilmes; 1950 [3808], (Ancestry. ancestry.com : 2010), 3808., "New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957" (ancestry.com : accessed Jun 7, 2016), manifest, S.S. America, Nov 1, 1950, Mother Mary Wilmes.
      Residence Ottumwa Heights, Ottumwa, IA.

    98. [S4781] Davenport Newspaper, IA; abt. Nov 1989 - Obituary for Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes, CHM [3797], Iowa. Davemport., 3797., "Mother Magdalen Dies at 97," abt. Nov 1989.
      She received an honorary degree  from St. Ambrose University, [Davenport, IA], in 1959.

    99. [S1843] Eulogy for Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes, CHM; 1989 [3798], Congregation of the Humility of Mary, (Davenport, Iowa: n.p., abt 1989), 3798.
      In 1959 she received the honorary degree of Doctor of Laws from St. Ambrose College, [Davenport, IA], in recognition of bringing a new Ottumwa Heights Convent to replace the original destroyed by fire in 1957.

    100. [S4782] Davenport Catholic Messenger, IA; Aug 6, 1987 - 75th Anniversary of Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes [3799], Iowa. Davenport., 3799., "Diamond Jubilarian Says That's All She Ever Wanted," Aug 6, 1987.
      Awarded an honorary degree of Doctor of Laws in recognition of her "courage and leadership in bringing from the ashes of the old building a new institution dedicated to education and religion."

    101. [S4781] Davenport Newspaper, IA; abt. Nov 1989 - Obituary for Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes, CHM [3797], Iowa. Davemport., 3797., "Mother Magdalen Dies at 97," abt. Nov 1989.
      She was the Superior General, Sisters of Humility, from 1948-1960.

    102. [S1843] Eulogy for Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes, CHM; 1989 [3798], Congregation of the Humility of Mary, (Davenport, Iowa: n.p., abt 1989), 3798.
      She was elected Superior General for two terms and received the title Mother.

    103. [S4782] Davenport Catholic Messenger, IA; Aug 6, 1987 - 75th Anniversary of Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes [3799], Iowa. Davenport., 3799., "Diamond Jubilarian Says That's All She Ever Wanted," Aug 6, 1987.
      Elected superior general in 1948, a post she held until 1960.

    104. [S4272] St. Patrick's Parish Centennial History Book, Neola, IA; 1982 - Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes [1140I], The Centennial Committee, editor, (Neola, IA: n.p., 1982.), 1140I.
      Elected Superior-General of the Order and served for 12 yrs.

    105. [S4785] Soc Sec Death Index - M. M. Wilmes; 1892-1989 [3809], Social Security Administration, (Ancestry (ancestry.com : 2011)), 3809., entry for M. M. Wilmes, 1989, SS no. 480-66-2946, accessed Jun 7, 2016.
      SSN 480-66-2946; issued 1966 in Iowa.

    106. [S4781] Davenport Newspaper, IA; abt. Nov 1989 - Obituary for Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes, CHM [3797], Iowa. Davemport., 3797., "Mother Magdalen Dies at 97," abt. Nov 1989.
      She served as assistant superior [from 1960] until her retirement in 1966.

    107. [S1843] Eulogy for Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes, CHM; 1989 [3798], Congregation of the Humility of Mary, (Davenport, Iowa: n.p., abt 1989), 3798.
      The last 6 yrs before her retirement in 1966, she was again Assistant Mother General.

    108. [S510] Omaha World-Herald, NE; Feb 19, 1965 - Obituary for Miss Anna Wilmes [3371], Nebraska. Omaha., 3371., "Obituary - Miss Anna Wilmes," Feb 19, 1965, p. 36; digital images, Genealogy Bank (genbank.com : accessed Jan 21, 2016).
      Residence Ottumwa, IA.

    109. [S513] Omaha World-Herald, NE; Apr 16, 1966 - Obituary for Miss Mary C. Wilmes [4166], Nebraska. Omaha., 4166., "Obituary - Miss Mary C. Wilmes," Apr 16, 1966, p. 18; digital images, Genealogy Bank (genbank.com : accessed Nov 2, 2016).
      Residence Ottumwa, IA.

    110. [S502] Omaha World-Herald, NE; Apr 7, 1969 - Obituary for Adeline M. Doyle [3066], Nebraska. Omaha., 3066., "Obituary - Adeline M. Doyle," Apr 7, 1969, p. 30; digital images, Ancestry (ancestry.com : accessed Jan 7, 2015).
      Residence Phoenix, AZ.

    111. [S4781] Davenport Newspaper, IA; abt. Nov 1989 - Obituary for Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes, CHM [3797], Iowa. Davemport., 3797., "Mother Magdalen Dies at 97," abt. Nov 1989.
      She received an honorary degree from Marycrest College, [Davenport, IA], in 1953.

    112. [S1843] Eulogy for Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes, CHM; 1989 [3798], Congregation of the Humility of Mary, (Davenport, Iowa: n.p., abt 1989), 3798.
      In 1973 she received the honorary degree of Doctor of Humane letters from Marycrest College, [Davenport, IA], in recognition of her years of outstanding service to religion and education.

    113. [S4782] Davenport Catholic Messenger, IA; Aug 6, 1987 - 75th Anniversary of Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes [3799], Iowa. Davenport., 3799., "Diamond Jubilarian Says That's All She Ever Wanted," Aug 6, 1987.
      In 1973 she received the Doctor of Humane Letters degree from Marycrest College, [Davenport, IA], for her service as a religious educator.

    114. [S1948] Omaha World-Herald, NE; Aug 26, 1971 - Obituary, George J. Wilmes [2108], Nebraska. Omaha., 2108., "Obituary - George J. Wilmes," Aug 26, 1971, p. 52; digital images, Genealogy Bank (genbank.com : accessed Feb 10, 2015).
      Residence Ottumwa, IA.

    115. [S1919] Omaha World-Herald, NE; Aug 10, 1979 - Obituary for Henry J. Wilmes [5124], Nebraska. Omaha., 5124., "Obituary for Henry J. Wilmes," Aug 10, 1979, p. 44; digital images, Genealogy Bank (genbank.com : accessed Sep 7, 2017).
      Residence Ottumwa, IA.

    116. [S4272] St. Patrick's Parish Centennial History Book, Neola, IA; 1982 - Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes [1140I], The Centennial Committee, editor, (Neola, IA: n.p., 1982.), 1140I.
      Active in the relocation of the Mumility Order, in 1982, to Davenport, IA.

    117. [S4780] Photograph of Mother Mary Magdalen [Katie Elizabeth Doyle]; 1987 [3372], 3372.

    118. [S4782] Davenport Catholic Messenger, IA; Aug 6, 1987 - 75th Anniversary of Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes [3799], Iowa. Davenport., 3799., "Diamond Jubilarian Says That's All She Ever Wanted," Aug 6, 1987.
      75th Anniversary as member of the Congregation of the Humility of Mary.

    119. [S4782] Davenport Catholic Messenger, IA; Aug 6, 1987 - 75th Anniversary of Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes [3799], Iowa. Davenport., 3799., "Diamond Jubilarian Says That's All She Ever Wanted," Aug 6, 1987.
      Residence Humility of Mary Center, Davenport, IA.

    120. [S4781] Davenport Newspaper, IA; abt. Nov 1989 - Obituary for Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes, CHM [3797], Iowa. Davemport., 3797., "Mother Magdalen Dies at 97," abt. Nov 1989.
      Died last week at the Humility of Mary Center, Davenport, IA.

    121. [S4785] Soc Sec Death Index - M. M. Wilmes; 1892-1989 [3809], Social Security Administration, (Ancestry (ancestry.com : 2011)), 3809., entry for M. M. Wilmes, 1989, SS no. 480-66-2946, accessed Jun 7, 2016.
      Last residence 52804 Davenport, Scott Co., IA.

    122. [S491] Family Group Sheet - Wilmes Family; 1800's - 2000 [0231], Philip Doyle, 0231., 18 Oct 2014.
      Occupation Sister Mary Magdalene.

    123. [S4781] Davenport Newspaper, IA; abt. Nov 1989 - Obituary for Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes, CHM [3797], Iowa. Davemport., 3797., "Mother Magdalen Dies at 97," abt. Nov 1989.
      She joined the Sisters of Humility, Ottumwa, IA, in 1909.

    124. [S4272] St. Patrick's Parish Centennial History Book, Neola, IA; 1982 - Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes [1140I], The Centennial Committee, editor, (Neola, IA: n.p., 1982.), 1140I.
      At the age of 17, she entered the Convent of the Humility of Mary, Ottumwa, IA.

    125. [S491] Family Group Sheet - Wilmes Family; 1800's - 2000 [0231], Philip Doyle, 0231., 18 Oct 2014.
      Died Oct 26, 1989.

    126. [S1843] Eulogy for Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes, CHM; 1989 [3798], Congregation of the Humility of Mary, (Davenport, Iowa: n.p., abt 1989), 3798.
      Died Oct 26, 1989.

    127. [S4785] Soc Sec Death Index - M. M. Wilmes; 1892-1989 [3809], Social Security Administration, (Ancestry (ancestry.com : 2011)), 3809., entry for M. M. Wilmes, 1989, SS no. 480-66-2946, accessed Jun 7, 2016.
      Died Oct 26, 1989.

    128. [S4781] Davenport Newspaper, IA; abt. Nov 1989 - Obituary for Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes, CHM [3797], Iowa. Davemport., 3797., "Mother Magdalen Dies at 97," abt. Nov 1989.
      Obituary for Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes.

    129. [S4781] Davenport Newspaper, IA; abt. Nov 1989 - Obituary for Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes, CHM [3797], Iowa. Davemport., 3797., "Mother Magdalen Dies at 97," abt. Nov 1989.
      Buried in Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Davenport, IA.

    130. [S1844] Photograph of Wedding, G. Herman Wilmes & Marry Anne Veenker [?]; 1886 [4155], 4155.
      With John William Wilmes & Anna Veenker [?]; Jan 26, 1886.
      [The event & people are believed to be correct].

    131. [S494] 1925 Iowa Census, Pottawattamie Co., Minden - James D Doyle Family [0504], Iowa, Pottawattamie, (Digital images. Ancestry. ancestry.com : 2007), 0504., Minden, line 14, James D. Doyle family; (ancestry.com).
      Mother & father married in Iowa.

    132. [S1845] 1900 US Census, IA, Pottawattamie Co., Neola - Herman Wilmes Family [0808], Iowa, Pottawattamie, (ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2004), 0808., T623, roll 456, Neola Twp., enumeration district (ED) 0157, p. 11B, dwelling 295, 28 Mar 2014.
      Married 14 years.

    133. [S491] Family Group Sheet - Wilmes Family; 1800's - 2000 [0231], Philip Doyle, 0231., 17 Oct 2014.

    134. [S1846] Iowa Select Marriages - Herman Wilmes & Mary Venkar; 1886 [1851], Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., ((ancestry.com : 2013)), 1851., accessed Oct 18, 2014), Herman Wilmes & Mary Venkar.
      Married Jan 26, 1886, in Pottawattamie Co., IA.

    135. [S1847] 1915 Iowa Census, Pottawattamie Co., Council Bluffs - Herman Wilmes Family [1853], Iowa, Pottawattamie, (Digital images. Ancestry. ancestry.com : 2007), 1853., Council Bluffs, p. C635-C637, Herman Wilmes Family; (ancestry.com : accessed Oct 18, 2014).
      Husband is widowed.

    136. [S1848] 1920 US Census, NE, Douglas Co., Omaha - Herman Wilmes [1856], Nebraska, Douglas, (ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2010), 1856., T625, roll 988, Omaha, enumeration district (ED) 28, p. 19A, dwelling 36, family 76, Herman Wilmes, accessed Oct 19, 2014.
      Husband is a widower.

    137. [S1849] 1930 US Census, NE, Douglas Co., Omaha - Herman Wilmes [1857], Nebraska, Douglas, (ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), 1857., T626, roll 1274, Omaha, enumeration district (ED) 0032, p. 13A, dwelling 233, family 240, Herman Wilmes, accessed Oct 20, 2014.
      Husband's age at marriage 27; widower.

    138. [S1850] Neola Gazette Reporter, IA; Nov 1907 - Obituary for Mrs. Herman Wilmus (Anna Mary Veenker) [2807], Iowa. Neola., 2807., "Obituary - Mrs. Herman Wilmus (Anna Mary Veenker)," Nov 1907.
      Married Feb 9, 1886.

    139. [S1851] St. Patrick's Church Records, IA, Neola - Wilmes Families [2809], St. Patrick's Church (Neola, Iowa, USA), 2809., "Mary Wilmes," Burial record; p.1.

    140. [S1851] St. Patrick's Church Records, IA, Neola - Wilmes Families [2809], St. Patrick's Church (Neola, Iowa, USA), 2809., "Mary Cecelia Wilmes," Baptism record; p.2.

    141. [S1851] St. Patrick's Church Records, IA, Neola - Wilmes Families [2809], St. Patrick's Church (Neola, Iowa, USA), 2809., "Anna M. Wilmes," Burial record; p.3.

    142. [S1851] St. Patrick's Church Records, IA, Neola - Wilmes Families [2809], St. Patrick's Church (Neola, Iowa, USA), 2809., "Frederick William Wilmes," Baptismal record; p.3.

    143. [S1852] Family Group Sheet - Herman Wilmes; 1858-1934 [2810], Wilmes, John J. Supplied by compiler York, Nebraska. 2015., 2810.
      Married Feb 9, 1886.

    144. [S1853] Family Group Sheet - Henry Veenker; 1833-1902 [2882], Wilmes, John J. Supplied by compiler York, Nebraska. 2015., 2882.
      Married Feb 9, 1886.

    145. [S1854] Family Group Sheet - Johann Gerhard Wilmes [2888], Wilmes, John J. Supplied by compiler York, Nebraska. 2015., 2888.

    146. [S1855] 1925 Iowa Census, Pottawattamie Co., Council Bluffs - Anna Wilmes [3361], Iowa, Pottawattamie, (Digital images. Ancestry. ancestry.com : 2007), 3361., Council Bluffs, line 112, Anna Wilmes; (ancestry.com : accessed Jan 20, 2016).
      Married in Iowa.

    147. [S1843] Eulogy for Mother Mary Magdalen Wilmes, CHM; 1989 [3798], Congregation of the Humility of Mary, (Davenport, Iowa: n.p., abt 1989), 3798.

    148. [S1856] 1925 Iowa Census, Harrison Co., Dunlap - Elizabet Wilmes [3806], Iowa, Harrison, (Digital images. Ancestry. ancestry.com : 2007), 3806., Dunlap, line 31, Elizabet Wilmes; (ancestry.com).
      Married in Iowa.

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