Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Ida B. Herman, 1862-1938



The next page in the Autograph album: Ida B. Herman
She wrote…

Please accept best and
Kindest wishes for your welfare.
Sincerely, your friend
Ida B. Herman
Sutter, Apr. 6th, 84 [1884]
[Lizzie notes on the bottom at a later date, “Died in Sutter Creek”]

Ida B. Herman was born Jan 1862 in California.[1] From the 1880 census to the 1910 census she lived with her family in Sutter Creek, California. In the 1920 census she is located in Honey Lake, Lassen County, California.[2] She is listed as a Teacher to a private family. By the time the 1930 census is taken, Ida is back in Sutter Creek and still listed as a teacher.[3] She owns her own home. It appears that Ida never married. She died 5 July 1938, in Amador County, California.[4] Ida was buried with her family in the Odd Fellows Cemetery, Sutter Creek, California.[5]


[1] 1900 US census, Amador County, California, population schedule, Township 4, Enumeration District (ED) #8, 
page 106 (stamped), sheet 8B, dwelling #177, family #177, Mary G. Herman household; digital image, Ancestry.com 
(www.ancestry.com : accessed 2 Sep 2015); National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) microfilm #T623,
roll #84; citing Family History Library (FHL) film no. 1,240,084.

[2] 1920 US census, Lassen County, California, population schedule, Honey Lake, Enumeration District (ED) #29, 
page 98 (stamped), sheet 5A, dwelling #36, family #36, Robert C. Turrittin household; digital image, Ancestry.com 
(www.ancestry.com : accessed 2 Sep 2015); National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) microfilm #T625, 
roll #101.

[3] 1930 US census, Amador County, California, population schedule, Sutter Creek, Enumeration District (ED) #8, 
page 67 (stamped), sheet 3B, dwelling #75, family #81, Ida B. Herman household; digital image, Ancestry.com 
(www.ancestry.com : accessed 2 Sep 2015); National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) microfilm #T626, 
roll #112; citing Family History Library (FHL) film no. 2,339,847. 

[4] “California Death Index, 1905-1939,” database, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : accessed 2 Sep 2015), entry for Ida B. Herman, 5 Jul 1938, Amador County; citing original death records, California Department of Health Services, Center for Health Statistics, Sacramento.

[5] Find A Grave, Inc., Find A Grave, database (http://www.findagrave.com : accessed 2 Sep  2015), entry  for Ida B. Herman (1862-1938), Memorial No. 79683265, Records of the Odd Fellows Cemetery, Sutter Creek, California; page created by Caralee Bromme, 1 Nov 2011.