|Donald Burgess Wold|
Donald is my Grandfather. Like my other Grandfather, he died before I was born. I always think about what I could have learned about life if I had the chance to sit with my Granddads.
Donald was adopted by Jonas and Grace. Family history says that Donald was the son of one of Grace's brothers, Which one we don't know.
His parents were Jonas And Grace Burgess Wold.
Jonas lived in Fargo, North Dakota and married Grace in 1904 in Brookfield, Missouri.
They moved to Oregon around 1906. Jonas had a drug store in Medford and was leader of the community.
Grace was born in 1880 in Leray, Minnesota. The 1900 census shows Grace as a teacher, living with her parents in Minnesota. Grace had 3 brothers who were actors and a opera singer.
Jonas passed away in 1946 and Grace in 1958.
Anna June Owens (1920-1996)
Grandma was born in Oregon and spent her younger days in Del Norte Co. California.
Grandma was a nurse, and was working at Madigan Army Hospital, Fort Lewis, WA. where she met her 2nd Husband, Ed Zoll.
|Annie and Daughter Mary Alice|
Annie was first married in 1899 to a James Brodnax. They were married less that a year. 1900 census shows Annie listed a as widow. How James died is a mystery.
Annie passed away in 1945 in Crescent City, CA.