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Harriet Phydelia Wyerman

Female 1892 - 1966


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  • Name  Harriet Phydelia Wyerman  [1
    Born  9 Mar 1892  Morning Sun, Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    • Notes from researcher Howard Keller regarding Harriet's birth location indicate Morning Sun was the most likely location.
    Gender  Female 
    Alt. Spelling/AKA 
    • Genealogist Keith Keller spells Harriet's middle name "Phydelia." The original Wyerman sheets from sortheast Iowa that Marge Kimble scanned spelled her name "Phidelia."
    Iowa State Census  1895  Morning Sun Township, Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Harriett C. Wierman (sic), age 3, born in Louisa County Iowa, white
    Census  1910  Morning Sun Township, Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Harriet P. Wyerman, daughter, female, white, age 18, single, born in Iowa, father born in Pennsylvania, mother born in Iowa, could speak English, occupation none, could read, could write
    Iowa State Census  1915  Morning Sun Township, Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Card Number: 320?, female, white, single, could read, could write, number of years in Iowa: 22, Harriet P. Wierman (sic), age 22, Louisa County, post office address: Morning Sun, Morning Sun Township, extent of education in the common schools: 11, birth place: Iowa, did not own home or farm, father's birthplace: Pennsylvania, mother's birthplace: Iowa, signed by assessor: J. B. Owens
    Residence  Feb 1932  Morning Sun, Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Residence  May 1952  Morning Sun, Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Residence  Oct 1963  Wapello, Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Residence  Feb 1966  Wapello, Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Died  21 Oct 1966  Memorial Hospital, Mount Pleasant, Henry County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 11
    Obituary  22 Oct 1966  Muscatine, Muscatine County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    the Muscatine Journal 
    • Wapello (IA) -- Harriet Phydelia Keller, 74, died at 10:50 a.m. Friday at the Mt. Pleasant Memorial hospital where she had been a patient for two weeks. She had been a resident of Wapello for several years. The daughter of George and Della Duryea Wyerman, she was born March 9, 1892, at Morning Sun. She married Charles Keller on September 10, 1919. He died on July 4, 1964. Survivors include three sons, Ivan of Wapello, John of Washington, Illinois, and Howard of Omaha; one daughter, Mrs. Helen Byerly of Mt. Pleasant; five sisters, Mrs. Gladys Kerr, Morning Sun, Mrs. Francis Brown, Morning Sun, Mrs. Jesse Stewart of Burlington; Mrs. Marguerite Walker of Colorado Springs, Colorado, and Mrs. Bernice Brown of Muscatine; nine grandchildren and one great grandchild.

      Funeral services will be held Monday, October 24, at 2 p.m. at the Dudgeon McCulley funeral home in Wapello with Reverend Robert Dodder officiating. Interment will be at the Elmwood cemetery in Morning Sun.

      The family will meet with friends from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. Sunday at the Dudgeon McCuIley funeral home.
    Cemetery Info/Epitaph  Louisa County, Iowa, Cemetery Records  [12
    • Name: Harriet P. Keller; Sex: F; Born: 1892; Died or Buried: 1966; Age: 74; Buried: Elmwood (township = Morning Sun); County/State: Louisa, Iowa; Military Service: none; Book: LCC 1990 - page MS-51; Notes: 1892-1966
    Buried  24 Oct 1966  Elmwood Cemetery, Morning Sun Township, Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 12
    Person ID  I2433  All Families
    Last Modified  31 Mar 2015 

    Father  George Washington Wyerman,   b. 1 Dec 1851, Sugar Run, Blair County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Feb 1932, near Morning Sun, Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Anne Idella Duryea,   b. 8 Nov 1862, Kingston, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 May 1952, Mercy Hospital, Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  7 Feb 1881  Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 13
    Alt. Marriage  12 Feb 1881  Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Iowa Marriage Records 
    • Groom's Name: George W. Wyerman; Groom's Birth Date: 1853; Groom's Age: 28; Bride's Name: Hannah Idella Duryea; Bride's Birth Date: 1862; Bride's Age: 19; Marriage Date: 7 February 1881; Marriage Place: Des Moines County, Iowa; Groom's Father's Name: John Wyerman; Groom's Mother's Name: Barbara Wilt; Bride's Father's Name: F. J. Duryea; Bride's Mother's Name: Harriet Fox; Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I10009-9; System Origin: Iowa-EASy; Source Film Number: 956352; Collection: Iowa Marriages, 1809-1992
    General Newsprint
    Morning Sun to Graduate Class of 19 Students
    Morning Sun to Graduate Class of 19 Students
    The news from Morning Sun, Iowa, with mention of the graduating high school in 1924; also a news item regarding the family of John Burton Duryea of San Francisco, who were visiting Morning Sun (he was married to the former Claudia Rachel Bowlby). They were honored at the home of Wilbur Orlando and Mary (Howes) Duryea by their family and all the Iowa children of Anne Idella (Duryea) Wyerman.

    Graduates in the 1924 Morning Sun High School class included Frances Willard Moyers, Delbert Green, S. Howard Willson, and Maurice M. Willson.
    Family ID  F119  Group Sheet

    Family  Charlie Howard Keller,   b. 25 Dec 1888, near Morning Sun, Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jul 1964, Veterans Hospital, Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  10 Sep 1919  Methodist Parsonage, Wapello, Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 11, 15
    Marriage Announcement  11 Sep 1919  Morning Sun, Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [16
    The Morning Sun News-Herald 
    • Local Couple Married at Wapello.

      Mr. Chas. Keller and Miss Harriett Wyerman were quietly married at the Grace M. E. parsonage in Wapello, Wednesday, September 10th, at high noon, the Reverend Mr. Austermann officiating.

      The happy couple were attended by Mr. and Mrs. Dave Kerr. The bride was becomingly dressed in white georgette and taffeta. Mr. and Mrs. Keller are both well known to our readers. The bride is a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. George Wyerman, and the groom a son of Mrs. Wm. Keller. They are unassuming and energetic young people, and hosts of friends will extend congratulations.
    Local Couple Married at Wapello
    Local Couple Married at Wapello
    The marriage announcement of Harriet Phydelia Wyerman and Charlie Howard Keller. Harriet and Charlie were married September 10, 1919, at the Methodist Parsonage in Wapello, Iowa.
    Children 
    >1. Helen Bernice Keller
    >2. Ivan William Keller,   b. 26 Aug 1922, Yellow Spring Township, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 May 2011, Wapello Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Wapello, Louisa County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location
    >3. John Lee Keller,   b. 22 Sep 1924, Mediapolis, Des Moines County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jan 1991, Saint Francis Medical Center, Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location
    >4. Howard Eugene Keller,   b. 12 Dec 1931,   d. 22 Oct 2000, Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  21 Jan 2014 
    Family ID  F1062  Group Sheet

  • Obituaries, Deaths, Funerals
    The Obituary of Harriet Phydelia (Wyerman) Keller
    The Obituary of Harriet Phydelia (Wyerman) Keller
    Harriet Wyerman was the daughter of George Washington and Anne Idella (Duryea) Wyerman. She was one of eight sisters, as her parents had eight daughters and no sons. Harriet was the fourth child born in the family, on March 9, 1892, in Morning Sun, Iowa. She married Charlie Howard Kelelr (1888-1964) September 10, 1919, in Wapello, Iowa. They had four children, three sons and a daughter. Harriet died October 21, 1966, and was buried in the Elmwood Cemetery near Morning Sun October 24, 1966.

  • Sources 
    1. [S739] Ancestry World Tree (ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S634] Louisa County, Iowa - Cemetery Records Through 1997 (Rootsweb).

    3. [S820] Keller, Harriet Phydelia (Wyerman) - Obituary, (originally published in the Muscatine Journal, October 22, 1966; Muscatine, Muscatine County, Iowa) (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S29] 1895 Iowa State Census (Reliability: 4).
      Morning Sun Township, Louisa County, Iowa

    5. [S72] 1910 US Census (Reliability: 3).
      Morning Sun Township, Louisa County, Iowa; supervisor's district: 1, enumeration district: 88, sheet number: 4A, page number: 109; enumeration date: April 22, 1910

    6. [S544] 1915 Iowa State Census (Reliability: 3).
      Morning Sun Township, Louisa County, Iowa, Post Office: Morning Sun; Roll: IA1915_311

    7. [S8100] Wyerman, George Washington - Obituary, (originally published in The Burlington Hawk-Eye, page 2, February 25, 1932; Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa) (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S293] Wyerman, Anne Idella (Duryea) - Obituary, (originally published in The Burlington Hawk-Eye Gazette, page 12, May 6, 1952; Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa) (Reliability: 3).

    9. [S813] Thompson, Hazel Claudia (Wyerman/Swafford) - Obituary, (originally published in The Burlington Hawk-Eye, page 3, October 27, 1963; Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa) (Reliability: 3).

    10. [S804] Wolverton, Nellie Pauline (Wyerman) - Obituary, (originally published in the Morning Sun News-Herald, front page, February 17, 1966; Morning Sun, Louisa County, Iowa) (Reliability: 3).

    11. [S819] Keller, Keith Howard - Email (Reliability: 3).

    12. [S634] Louisa County, Iowa - Cemetery Records Through 1997 (Rootsweb) (Reliability: 3).

    13. [S13] Iowa Marriage Collection, 1809 -1992 (Family Search) (Reliability: 3).

    14. [S292] World Connect - Dodd -- Wolverton -- Wyerman: :873121, (last updated: Sat Aug 25 17:38:52 2001, contact Amy DOnnelly) (Reliability: 3).

    15. [S821] Moyers, David "Earl" and Dorothy Marie Baird - Marriage Announcement, (originally published in The Morning Sun News-Herald, front page, September 11, 1919; Morning Sun, Louisa County, Iowa) (Reliability: 3).

    16. [S818] Wyerman, Harriet Phydelia and Charlie Howard Keller - Marriage Announcement, (originally published in The Morning Sun News-Herald, front page, September 11, 1919; Morning Sun, Louisa County, Iowa) (Reliability: 3).