William M Weekly



Children with Addie M:

Loretta (Rita), b. Mar 1895, daughter
Hazel Irene, b. May 1898, daughter
Innis Ivan, b. ABT 1901, son
Isom M, b. ABT 1906, son
Ovid, b, ABT 1912, son


 William M Weekly

 Addie M Barger Weekly

Thanks to S. Greer for letting me use these photos.

Born Nov 1868

Married Addie M Barger, ABT 1894.  Some genealogical information names her Addie or Adda Pearson.  The marriage certificate reads Adda M Barger.  Pearson was the name of a neighbor, which inexplicably got put into someone's records as Addie's maiden name.  Addie's parents are John Barger, b. 1844 Illinois, and Mary Lewellyn, b. 1850 Indiana.   
Her father's obituary says: John Barger, one of the pioneers of Coos county, left here [Oregon?] many years ago for California, died Nov. 6, 1926 at Watsonville. He was 82 years of age. He was a native of Ohio. Leaves 6 children: 3 daughters in Calif;, a daughter and son (Mrs. W.M. Weekly and Will Barger) of Myrtle Point and one sister in Bellingham, Wa.(source is not stated)

Appeared in Myrtle Point Enterprise, an Oregon Newspaper:
MPE A 77 June 4, 1898  Bald Hill. 
[M. example of local humor at this time period.] 

Albert Bright and George Griffin and William Weekly cut down a large hollow bee tree, left a stump of average height and got honey out, saved a swarm of bees   [not quote] (which means, not an exact quote)
    Who says Coos County doesn't flow with cream and wild honey -- and mud?  +   [red check mark]
(see at http://history.coquillevalley.org/yearsago/opapers/1898bMPE.html)
(Note to self: James Bright (somehow related to Mary P, Robert Weekly's wife) also in Myrtle Point Enterprise, story from Bald Hill.)

1900 Census; Missouri, Coos, Oregon; Roll: T623 1346; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 9.

Household Members: Name Age
William M Weekly 31, Farmer, b. Nov 1868
Addie M Weekly 26, b. May 1874
Loretta D Weekly 5, b. Mar 1895
Hazel J Weekly 2, b. May 1898 
Rosa L Barger 24 (Boarder)

1910 Census; Year: 1910; Census Place: Missouri, Coos, Oregon; Roll: T624_1280; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 59; Image: 208. Name: William M Weekly 
Birthplace: Oregon
Father's Birth Place: Kentucky 
Mother's Birth Place: Missouri 
Spouse's name: Addie M
Race: White

William M Weekly 41, Farmer,
Addie M Weekly 36 
Reta Weekly 15 
Hazel Irene Weekly 12 
Innes Ivan Weekly 9 
Isan M Weekly 4 

1920 Census: Missouri, Coos, Oregon; Roll: T625_1493; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 117; Image: 834.
Name: William M Weekly
Birthplace: Oregon  
Spouse's name: Addie M
Father's Birth Place: Kentucky 
Mother's Birth Place: Missouri 
Home owned: Own 
Able to read: Yes 
Able to Write: Yes 

William M Weekly 51 
Addie M Weekly 45 
Emith I Weekly 19 
Isom M Weekly 14 
Ovid Weekly 8

Oregon Death Index:
Name: Weekly, William
County: Coos 
Death Date: 23 N 1938
Certificate: 290 
Spouse: Addie 

Oregon Death Index:
Name: Weekly, Addie M
County: Coos 
Death Date: 15 May 1948
Certificate: 6693

 Newspaper articles:


W.M. Weekly listed in 4th column.