Barbara J. Welch

Barbara J. Welch[1]

Female 1921 - 2011  (89 years)

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  • Name Barbara J. Welch 
    Born 16 Apr 1921  Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Gender Female 
    Census 1930  District 6, Fayette County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    1930 U. S. Federal Census 
    Earl George Welch household, 1930 U. S. Federal Census, District 6 Fayette County, Kentucky.  [EGW 02.]
    Earl George Welch household, 1930 U. S. Federal Census, District 6 Fayette County, Kentucky. [EGW 02.]
    Earl George Welch; his wife, Harriet A. McCrory Welch; their children: Earl G. Welch, Jr., Willard M. Welch, and Barbara J. Welch.
    Census 1940  Fayette County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    1940 U. S. Federal Census 
    Earl George Welch household, 1940 U. S. Federal Census Fayette County, Kentucky.      [EGW 08.]
    Earl George Welch household, 1940 U. S. Federal Census Fayette County, Kentucky. [EGW 08.]
    Earl George Welch; his wife, Harriet A. McCrory Welch; their children: Earl G. Welch, Jr., Willard M. Welch, and Barbara J. Welch
    College Degree 1942  Bachelor of Arts degree in Library Science, University of Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Honorary Society Phi Beta Kappa, University of Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Marriage Record 15 Jul 1944  Camp Crowder, Newton County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Robert Lloyd Mize-Barbara Jean Welch Marriage 
    Robert Lloyd Mize-Barbara Jean Welch Marriage, Camp Crowder, Newton County, Missouri; 15 Jul 1944.  [MiRL 04.]
    Robert Lloyd Mize-Barbara Jean Welch Marriage, Camp Crowder, Newton County, Missouri; 15 Jul 1944. [MiRL 04.]
    Died 27 Mar 2011  Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 10
    Buried 1 Apr 2011  Hillcrest Memorial Park; Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky; Memorial ID: 67595414. Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I1609  Lange Pierce
    Last Modified 22 Jun 2019 

    Father Earl George Welch,   b. 6 Mar 1892, Webster City, Hamilton County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Nov 1956, Fayette, Lexington County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Harriet A. McCrory,   b. 1 Apr 1884, Greene County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Nov 1953, Lexington, Fayette County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 24 Sep 1915  Greene, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Family ID F252  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Robert Lloyd Mize,   b. 5 Jul 1922, Auburn, Logan County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Mar 1988, Versailles, Woodford County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 15 Jul 1944  Camp Crowder, Newton County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Living
     3. Living
    Last Modified 22 Jun 2019 
    Family ID F1001  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Barbara Jean Welch Mize, Photo
    Barbara Jean Welch Mize, Photo

  • Notes 
    •        In the 1930 U.S. Federal Census, Barbara J. Welch is an eight year old, white, single female. She was born in Kentucky of parents who were both born in Iowa, Earl G. and Harriet Welch. She may not be proficient in English, but she is in school. She has no occupation. She lives with her parents and two brothers (Earl G., Jr., and Willard M.) at 108 Hamilton Park, District 6, Fayette County, Kentucky. [EGW 02.]
             In the 1940 U. S. Federal Census, Barbara J. Welch is an 18 year old, white, single female. She is in school, in her fourth year of high school. She was born in Kentucky and his lived in the same house she lived in during 1935 in Kentucky. She does not live on a farm. She is in school with no employ outside of home and school. She has no outside resources. Barbara lives with her parents, Earl, Sr. and Harriet, as well as two siblings, Willard and Earl, Jr. The family lives in Fayette County, Kentucky. [EGW 08.]
      Obituary from Find A Grave:
             Barbara Jean (Welch) Mize,
             Longtime Woodford Co. (Versailles) resident, passed away at Country Pace Nursing facility in Lexington on March 27. Mrs. Mize was born on April 16 1921 in Lexington to the late Earl G. Welch and Harriet A. McCrory. She was a 1938 graduate of Picadome High School and graduated Magna cum Laude in 1942 from the University of Kentucky with a BA i Library Science and was a member of the academic honor societies, Phi Beta Kappa and Phi Alpha Theta. After a short stint working in the library at the Manhattan Project facility at Oak Ridge, TN during WWII, Jean assumed the role of homemaker and mother until she began working in 1965 as Assistant Librarian and Librarian at Midway College. She retired from Midway in 1983. She was a member of the Versailles Baptist Church. Mrs. Mize was preceded in death by her husband of 44 years, Robert Lloyd Mize of Versailles, and two brothers, Ear G. Welch, Jr., and Willard M. Welch. Jean is survived by three sons; Dennis R. (Maryann) Mize of Punta Gorda, FL; Richard E. (Marianne) Mize of Lawrenceburg; and John M. (Carole) Mize of Versailles. Also surviving are nephews, John (Mary Welch and Daniel (Sherrill) Welch of Henry County; Willard M (Gail) Welch, of Nashville, Tn; Jasmine D. (Drew) Elgersma of Punta Gorda, Fl;And, Andrew E. Mize of Louisville. Funeral Services will be 1:00 PM Friday, April 1 at Blackburn & Ward Funeral Home with Rev. John Brandon Officiating. Burial will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Park, Lexington. Visitation is from 11:00 am Friday until time of service. Memorials are suggested to the Versailles Baptist Church.

  • Sources 
    1. [S5409] Earl G. Welch household, 1930 U.S. census, Fayette County, Kentucky, District 6, ED 27, SD 3, sheet 1A, dwelling 11, family 11; National Archives micropublication T626, roll 744. [EGW 02.] See also, Florence Anne Welch Stevenson, Notes on Earl G. Welch, Jr., and Others, typewritten manuscript sent from Stevenson [328 Stonehedge Drive, Frankfort, KY 40601-4837] to Lange [2315 Madre Drive NE Albuquerque, NM 87112-2603], November 28, 2005. [FAF 02.].

    2. [S5410] Earl G. Welch household, 1930 U.S. census, Fayette County, Kentucky, District 6, ED 27, SD 3, sheet 1A, dwelling 11, family 11; National Archives micropublication T626, roll 744. [EGW 02.].

    3. [S9513] Barbara Jean Welch Mize, birth, death, burial. (2012). Ancestry.com. Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current [database online]. Provo, UT: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc. Memorial ID: 67595141. [WBJ01.].

    4. [S9517] Barbara Jean Welch, birth. (2006). Ancestry.com. Kentucky, Birth Index, 1911-1999 [database online]. Provo, UT: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc. [WBJ 02.].

    5. [S5411] Earl G. Welch household, 1930 U.S. census, Fayette County, Kentucky, District 6, ED 27, SD 3, sheet 1A, dwelling 11, family 11; National Archives micropublication T626, roll 744. [EGW 02.].

    6. [S9514] Earl George Welch household, 1940 U. S. Census, Fayette County, Kentucky, ED 34-35, SD 6, , sheet 2A, Number of Household in Order of Visitation: 30; National Archives micropublication T627, roll m-t0627-01303. [EGW 08.].

    7. [S5412] Florence Anne Welch Stevenson, Notes on Earl G. Welch, Jr., and Others, typewritten manuscript sent from Stevenson [328 Stonehedge Drive, Frankfort, KY 40601-4837] to Lange [2315 Madre Drive NE Albuquerque, NM 87112-2603], November 28, 2005. [FAF 02.].

    8. [S5413] Florence Anne Welch Stevenson, Notes on Earl G. Welch, Jr., and Others, typewritten manuscript sent from Stevenson [328 Stonehedge Drive, Frankfort, KY 40601-4837] to Lange [2315 Madre Drive NE Albuquerque, NM 87112-2603], November 28, 2005. [FAF 02.].

    9. [S9674] Robert Lloyd Mize-Barbara Jean Welch marriage (2007). Ancestry.com. missouri, Marriage Records, 1805-2002 [database online]. provo, UT: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc. [MiRL 04.].

    10. [S9518] Barbara Jean Welch Mize, death. (2014). Ancestry.com. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014 [database online]. Provo, UT: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc. [WBJ 03.].

    11. [S9515] Earl George Welch-Harriet McCrory marriage. (2014). Ancestry.com Iowa Marriage Records, 1880-1940 [database online]. Lehi, UT: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc. [EGW 09.].


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