James Robert Woolard
was born Dec. 3, 1890 at Nealsville, Wisc., the son of James Ivan
Woolard and Rachel Elizabeth McGinnis Woolard. He married Mabel Fern
Cooper, who was born March 13, 1890 in Montgomery County, the
daughter to George T. Cooper and Jane Creswell Cooper. Robert and
Mabel were married in Atlantic, Iowa, June 22, 1908. Mabel passed
away Oct. 27, 1958 in Griswold and is buried at Griswold. Robert
passed away Oct. 29, 1961 in Griswold and is buried at Griswold.
Their children were:
Edna Lucille Bisbee Glissman
was born Oct. 29, 1909 at McClelland, Iowa and graduated from
Elliott in 1927. Lucille married Vernon Bisbee and they have a
Kukral was born Aug. 27, 1911 and graduated in 1929 from Elliott and
passed away Nov. 10, 1965 in San Francisco, California.
Ben Herbert was
born Dec. 26, 1913, served in the U. S. Navy and married Flossie
Deaton and had one adopted son. Ben passed away Aug. 1956 in
Max Revere was
born June 30, 1916, served in the U. S. Army 23½ years. He married
Ruth Bardsley and they have five children: Verla, Gary, Ginger, Alan
was born April 16, 1926 and graduated at Griswold in 1943. She
married Harry K. Cary, and they had one son, Harlan Max Cary. Harry
passed away May 25, 1948. Thelma married J. Dale Lembke and they
have Nancy Fern and Gale Louise.
Robert J. was
born Dec. 30, 1930, graduated at Griswold in 1949, served in the U.
S. Air Force. He married Janette Grulke and they have two sons, Mark
Alan and Scott Alan.