Bert RAGER 1
- Born: 31 Jan 1877, IA 2
- Marriage (1): Rebecca Jane "Jennie" CAMPBELL on 20 Jun 1900 1
- Died: Probably Glenwood, Mills Co, IA
HISTORY OF MILLS CO, IA - 1985: Bert and Jennie started their first laundry in their home in Glenwood, IA, calling it the Hub Laundry. They later ran operated other laundries in Glenwood.
1910 IA CENSUS, Mills Co, Glenwood: Bert Rager, 32, 1st marriage, married 10 yrs, b. IA, father b. IN, mother b. IA, laundry man, public laundry; wife Jennie, 33, 1st marriage, married 10 yrs, 4 children, 4 living, b. IN, father b. OH, mother b. IA; dau. Vivian, 7; son Gerald, 5; son Everett, 3; son Max, 6/12. All children were b. IA, father b. IA, mother b. IN.
WWI DRAFT REGISTRATION CARDS, 1917-1918: Bert Rager, 4015 S. Locust St., Glenwood, Mills Co, IA; 41; b. Jan. 31, 1877; laundry man, self; nearest relative: Jennie Rager (wife); medium height and weight, dark blue eyes, black hair.
1920 IA CENSUS, Mills Co, Glenwood; Bert Rager, 52, marriage 22, b. IA, father b. IN, mother b. IA, laundryman own laundry; Jennie, 53, married age 23, b. IN, father b. OH, mother b. IN.
Bert married Rebecca Jane "Jennie" CAMPBELL on 20 Jun 1900.1 (Rebecca Jane "Jennie" CAMPBELL was born about 1877 in IN 3.)