The People of Westlake, Idaho in 1920.

WESTLAKE, IDAHO PEOPLE

The town of Westlake, Idaho was in decline in 1920, but 179 hearty souls still inhabited the town. There were 46 households and the daughters outnumbered sons 57 to 37. The population in 1910 had been 209; so in ten years the town had lost 14.3 percent of it's population. Listed below are the families of Westlake, Idaho with their names, ages and relation to the head of the family, taken from the 1920 U.S. Census.

SAMUEL D. GREY - 49 - Head

Mattie - 41 - Wife --------- Greta - 18 - Daughter --------- William H. - 15 - Son

Thelma - 12 - Daughter --------- Gladys - 9 - Daughter --------- Arthur - 7 - Son

Tempas - 3 - Daughter --------- Lolena - 1 - Daughter

EDWARD A. STEVENS - 39 - Head

Lillis S. - 30 - Wife --------- Orvel T. - 7 - Son --------- Vinnie - 1 - Daughter

JAMES F. SHAW - 46 - Head

Nellie R. - 62 - Mother

WILLIAM C. LAWRENCE - 47 - Head

Blanch G. - 36 - Wife --------- William C. - 17 - Son --------- Wilbur C. - 13 - Son

Howard H. - 9 - Son --------- Blanch N. - 4 - Daughter --------- Arbary C. - 4/12 - Daughter

ELLA M. TETRICK - 41 - Head

Archie E. Frost - 23 - Son --------- Margaret E. - 15 - Daughter --------- Lillie E . - 12 - Daughter

Mabel M. Jobe - 20 - Daughter --------- Harry E. Jobe - 23 - Son-In-Law --------- Harry E. Jobe - 8/12 - Son

W.A. ROBINSON - 45 - Head

Willike M.. - 24 - Wife --------- John W. Decker - 37 - Uncle --------- Mildred M. Decker - 13 - Daughter

WILLIAM K. GRAHAM - 36 - Head

Lela M. - 36 - Wife --------- Robert B. - 16 - Son --------- Maudie G. - 14 - Daughter

Hazel D. - 11 - Daughter --------- Dallia J. - 8 - Daughter --------- Cecil M. - 6 - Son

Bessie E. - 3 - Daughter

LIONEL C. SMITH - 72 - Head

Louisa - 68 - Wife

RUBEN H. HILL - 29 - Head

Eugena B. - 24 - Wife --------- Charlie L. - 4 - Son --------- Joseph V. - 3 - Son

Mary D. - 9/12 - Daughter --------- John W. Farson - 28 - Brother-In-Law

JOSEPH H. POLLOCK - 63 - Head

Hattie B. - 64 - Wife

FRED DRISBE - 72 - Head

Josephine - 55 - Wife --------- Lena - 20 - Daughter --------- Lenora - 11 - Daughter

MARIE HAKAS - 80 - Head

BENJAMIN H. DAILEY - 31 - Head

Rosa M. - 30 - Wife --------- Cecil E. - 14 - Son --------- Escas - 13 - Daughter

Ethel M. - 12 - Daughter --------- Mabel C. - 10 - Daughter --------- Arthur M. - 6 - Son

Eon R. - 10/12 - - Daughter

WILLIAM C. LIPPS - 50 - Head

Cannie C. - 40 - Wife --------- Mary J. - 14 - Daughter --------- Verna M.- 13 - Daughter

Margaret J. - 11 - Daughter --------- Iota F. - 9 - Daughter --------- William C. - 6 - Son

Doncil D. - 3 - Daughter

GEORGE N. KEARSERS - 63 - Head

Francis - 39 - Wife --------- Winnifred M. - 13 - Daughter --------- Millard M. - 11 - Daughter

Monna B. - 10 - Daughter --------- Audra - 6 - Daughter --------- Hazel - 4 - Daughter

ROY L. HARTLEY- 35 - Head

Anna L. - 22 - Wife --------- Alvira M. - 2 - Daughter --------- Rosa M. - 2/12 - Daughter

GEORGE A. LANHAM - 53 - Head

Clara - 55 - Wife

ROGER D. ELLIS - 41 - Head

Louisa - 36 - Wife --------- Velma - 16 - Daughter --------- George W. - 13 - Son

Floyd J. - 11 - Son --------- Paulina - 1 - Daughter

STEPHEN TOWEROVITZ - 70 - Head

Agnes - 71 - Wife --------- Frank - 27 - Son

WILLIAM R. WILLIAMS - 52 - Head

Gena A. - 44 - Wife --------- Fred L. - 20 - Son --------- Ethel M. 15 - Daughter

Elias R. 13 - Son

FRANK W. EASTMAN - 58 - Head

May A. - 53 - Wife --------- Joy B. - 26 - Son --------- Floyd A. - 13 - Son

John D. Morris - 21 - Hired Hand

ADOLPH JOHNSON - 55 - Head

LEWIS G. CALKINS - 36 - Head

Dottie M. - 20 - Wife --------- Lillian G. - 6 - Daughter --------- Ollie R. - 1 - Son

JOSEPH D. KUNTSEN - 36 - Head

Emma K. - 20 - Wife --------- Hazel I. - 2 - Daughter

ERIK JOHNSON - 52 - Head

EDWARD B. SMITH - 33 - Head

Marge - 26

MIKE STEGER - 64 - Head

CHARLES N. NORBERG - 28 - Head

Anna - 30 - Wife --------- Lillie A. - 4 - Daughter* --------- Vivian L. - 2 - Daughter

Charles W. - 11/12 - Son

ALBERT N. WEIS - 20 - Head

Agnes B. - 20 - Wife

WILLIAM NICHOLSON - 47 - Head

Helen - 24 - Wife

JOHN BROWN - 39 - Head

MARTIN GURSTER - 53 - Head

Lillian M. - 42 - Wife --------- Ina L. - 17 - Daughter --------- Pearl S. - 15 - Daughter

Earl N. - 13 - Son --------- James W. - 11 - Son --------- Hazel K. - 9 - Daughter

Fred F. - 7 - Son --------- Docia B. - 5 - Daughter --------- Nellie G. -1 - Daughter

JOSEPH RITTER - 46 - Head

Mary - 41 - Wife --------- Phillip Ishe - 71 - Hired Hand

LUTHER L. BEASLEY - 35 - Head

Virginia M. - 29 - Wife --------- Orval L. - 8 - Son --------- Hildreth M. - 6 - Daughter

GEORGE B. WARNER - 40 - Head

Annika L. - 32 - Wife --------- Stella I. - 14 - Daughter --------- Georgina - 12 - Daughter

Chalwer - 9 - Son --------- Hazel M. - 7 - Daughter

WILLIAM D. STORER - 73 - Head

DAN H. TETTRIO - 55 - Head

GEORGE KAWELESKI - 52 - Head

THEODORE C. NELSON - 26 - Head

Helen - 27 - Sister

AXEL CLAWSEN - 67 - Head

SEYMORE A. HAGEN - 32 - Head

Minnie - 24 - Wife --------- Harold L. - 4 - Son

HARRISON F. LUT - 48 - Head

Adell G. - 28 - Wife --------- Maggie E. - 8 - Daughter

CHARLES H. DEMPYROPLE - 38 - Head

Mahala A. - 28 - Wife --------- Dorothy M. - 6 - Daughter --------- Raymond H. - 3 - Son

Johnson G. - 1 - Son

FRANK KAUS - 48 - Head

Kati - 36 - Wife --------- Joseph - 14 - Son --------- Fred K. - 12 - Son

Margaret - 10 - Daughter --------- Amber - 7 - Daughter --------- Clara - 3 - Daughter

John W. - 2 - Son

HENRY STEVENS - 26 - Head

Emma J. - 24 - Wife --------- Gerald - 4 - Son --------- Dale - 3 - Son

JAMES TROXEL - 43 - Head

NOTE - The handwriting of the January 29 - January 30, 1920 Census Taker was excellent, but some of the names were simply not readable due to the age of the document. If you know the correct name, please email us at the address below and we will correct it.

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