Elsie Margaret Hostetler1,2

F, b. 4 January 1883, d. 26 February 1953
     Elsie Margaret Hostetler was born on 4 January 1883 at Dunn, Wisconsin, USA.3,4

     Elsie Margaret Hostetler married Homer Nelson Barber, son of John A. Barber and Julia Willis, on 25 November 1900 at Wisconsin, USA, at age 17.3,5
     Elsie Margaret Hostetler and Nelson H. Barber were divorced in 1924 at Sheboygan, Wisconsin, USA.6

     Elsie Margaret Hostetler married Edward DeBruine say 1928.7
     Elsie Margaret Debruine died on 26 February 1953 at Alameda, California, USA, at age 70.8

Children of Elsie Margaret Hostetler and Nelson H. Barber

Last Edited=16 Jul 2011


  1. [S1007] 1920 US Census, Wisconsin, Sheboygan Co., population schedule, 1612 Bell Ave., Sheboygan, ward 7, Enumeration district 16A (image 892) (Anc. image 30/69), p. 246, dwelling 326, family 19 Apr 2008, Nelson Barber, www.ancestry.com.
  2. [S1171] Linda Barber, Caledonia, WI (E-Address for private use) to Barbara Zanzig, 29 Apr 2008, "unknown subject". Collection of Barbara Zanzig, Kirkland, King, Washington, USA.
  3. [S594] Nelson Barber household, 1910 US Census population schedule, Sheboygan City, ward 3, Sheboygan Co., Wisconsin, ED 111, sheet 2B (image 126) (Anc. image 4/33), dwelling 28, family 33. (n.pub., 2004) www.ancestry.com, subscription database Roll T624_1739.
  4. [S1171] Linda Barber to Barbara Zanzig, 29 Apr 2008.
  5. [S58] Wisconsin Department of Health and Family Services, "Wisconsin Marriages, 1820-1907. Wisconsin Vital Records Index (WHS)" online index, Wisconsin Historical Society, Wisconsin Genealogy Index, URL http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/vitalrecords, Homer Nelsan Barber-Maggie Hastella, Volume 02, Page 0524.
  6. [S1119] "Most Cases in History on the Court Calendar," Sheboygan Press, 9 Apr 1924.
  7. [S1118] Edward De Bruine household, 1930 US Census population schedule, 819 Kentucky Ave., ward 4, 1st pct., City of Sheboygan, Sheboygan Co., Wisconsin, ED 59-32, sheet 144, dwelling 200, family 13 May 2008. (Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2001) www.ancestry.com, subscription database Roll T626_2613.
  8. [S152] Center for Health Statistics State of California Department of Health Services, "California Death Index, 1940-1997" online index, Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com, URL http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=5180, Elsie Margaret Debruine, father Hostetler, mother surname Toll.
  9. [S1114] "Mrs. Syron, 87, Is Stricken at Daughter's Home," Sheboygan Press, 16 Mar 1940, online archives. (ancestry.com: viewed 16 Jul 2011); p. 2.