William E. Jesmer and Anne (Wetther) Jesmer. (Nelson A. Jesmer’s Brother)

William E. Jesmer and Anne (Wetther) Jesmer.

Link to the Jesmer family history page

Link to Joseph A. Jesmer page (William’s parents)    How the Jesmers came to Minnesota

Link to pictures of Princeton MN in William’s day       Hx of Greenbush township where William grew up

Foreston MN. The place where several of Joseph’s kids lived and started businesses.

History of Hogansburg and Bombay NY   The present day countryside of Hogansburg/Bombay

The children of Joseph A. Jesmer: Nelson Adulphus Jesmer,  Sidney Joseph Jesmer,  Mary Jane (Jesmer) RobideauLouis E. Jesmer, William E. Jesmer,  Joseph lll JesmerMoses Edward Jesmer,  Eunice Rose (Jesmer) Waldhoff, Eugenia (Jesmer) KaliherAdulphus “Albert” Jesmer,  Ida Jesmer, Delia Alice Jesmer,  Louella (Jesmer) BowenHubert Francis Jesmer;  Baby 1, Baby 2

William Jesmer notes-2




Pictures of William’s parents and some of his siblings…

moses and 6 siblings

letter page 1

letter page 2 without address           

         Descendants of William Edward Jesmer


Online Obituaries for the Seattle WA Area

Maxine Barbara Catherine JESMER

Born August 29, 1918; was taken home in the loving arms of our Lord on July 14, 2001. Longtime Edmonds resident. Maxine loved life and adored her family. Maxine?s children include Jolene Mittmann and her husband Charles; Vaughn Fontaine and his wife JoAnne; Holly Doll and her husband Kenneth. She enjoyed her 12 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by her husband William ?Bill? Jesmer and grandson, Eric Jon Mittmann. Maxine was loved and adored by so many and will be missed immensely. Memorial service Tuesday, July 24; 2:00PM, Evergreen-Washelli Funeral Home Chapel 11111 Aurora Ave N. Seattle. Memorials suggested to PAWS.

First                      Second                       Third                Fourth           Fifth

children                         grandchildren                                               

___ Vernon (William) Jesmer

(3/1895- 1922)


William Edward Jesmer ____ William Dale Jesmer

(5/1864-1918)                               (1/24/1916- 1/1/1993)            This line of  Jesmers ended with William Dale Jesmer

Anne Wetther                                (wife 1) Mary                                            


Anna re-married Charles Hatt  (wife 2) Maxime

(m. 9/24/1955

(b. 8/29/1918-        )


8 William E Jesmer b: MAY 1864                              + Anne Wetther b: FEB 1876


Wm. JESMER Household
Other Information:
Birth Year <1864>
Birthplace CAN
Age 16
Occupation At Home
Marital Status
Race W <White>
Head of Household Joseph JESMER
Relation Son
Father’s Birthplace NY
Mother’s Birthplace NY
Source Information:
Census Place Greenbush, Mille Lacs, Minnesota
Family History Library Film 1254626
NA Film Number T9-0626
Page Number 357B

Anne Wetther

Born in Sweden on Feb 1876. Anne married William E Jesmer and had a child.

William E Jesmer [Parents] was born on 17 Apr 1863 in St Regis, Huntingdon, PQ. He died 1 on 2 Nov 1918 in Spokane, Spokane, WA. He was buried on 6 Nov 1918 in Greenwood Cmtry, Spokane, Spokane, WA. He married 2 Anna Wetther on 25 Jan 1894 in Duelm, Benton, MN.


Anna Wetther [Parents] was born in <1876> in SW. She married 1 William E Jesmer on 25 Jan 1894 in Duelm, Benton, MN.


They had the following children:

M i Verne Lois Jesmer was born in <1895> in MN. He died on 20 Jan 1922 in Spokane, Spokane, WA. [Notes]   On the 1895 he was 4/12 of a year old.
M ii William D Jesmer

William D Jesmer [Parents] was born on 24 Jan 1916 in Spokane, Spokane, WA. He died on 1 Jan 1993 in Edmonds, WA. He married Mary Colton and then Maxine.

Name Vernon Jesmer
Born Mar 1895 Minnesota
Gender Male
Person ID I89724 Minnesota
Last Modified 8 Apr 2013


Father William Jesmer,   b. May 1864, Canada
Mother Annie Jesmer,   b. Feb 1876, Sverige
Family ID F96592 Group Sheet
·  Sources 1.                       [S31302] 1900 US Federal Census Milaca, Mille Lacs, ED 247 SH 8A.

1910 Spokane County (Federal) – Vernon L Jesmer

Record Series: Census Records
Collection: 1910 Spokane County (Federal)
County: Spokane


County: Spokane
Age: 15
Precinct: Spokane W2 Benard
Page Number: 151A
Enumeration District: 166
Image File Name: 1654.tif
Record Id: HRP1910SP74671
Name: Vernon L Jesmer
Birth Place: Minnesota
Line Number: 35
Sequential Page Number: 301
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