Gazlay Family History

FamilyMonroe R. Amsden


FatherNoah C. Amsden (ca. 1820 - 15 November 1891)
MotherSarah Hulbert (ca. August 1825 - 10 January 1906)

Personal Information

Record Created: 29 December 2013; Last Edited: 30 December 2013 
NameMonroe R. Amsden
Born 12 April 1849 in Belvedere, Boone County, Illinois: Twin.1, 2, 3, 4
Married to Francis ‘Frank’ Hinds4
Died 22 October 19211
Buried in Lakewood Cemetery, Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota1


Spouse 1FamilyFrancis ‘Frank’ Hinds
Born ca. 1864 in Iowa
Married to Monroe R. Amsden
Died 3 December 1938
Children of Monroe R. Amsden and Francis ‘Frank’ Hinds:
1.FamilyDonna H. Amsden
Born ca. 1892 in Iowa
2.FamilyFrancis H. Amsden
Born ca. 1899 in Iowa


  1. Find a Grave (website). Lakewood Cemetery, Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, M. R. Amsden, born: 1849; died: 22 October 1921 [from record].
  2. U.S. Federal Census, 1870, Iowa, Dubuque County, Dubuque, Page No. 47, family of N. C. Amsden (50, New York, produce dealer); Sarah Amsden (45, New York); Charles Amsden (21, Illinois, book keeper); Monroe Amsden (21, Illinois, clk, book store); William Amsden (19, Illinois, clk, drug store); Ella Amsden (17, Illinois); Mary Lucas (23, Bohemia, domestic servt); Kate McCanna (22, Iceland, domestic servt).
  3. U.S. Federal Census, 1880, Iowa, Dubuque County, Dubuque, Enumeration District 174, Page No. 1A, family of N. C. Amsden (54, N.Y., cmmr. mercht); wife Sarah S. Amsden (52, N.Y.); son C. M. Amsden (31, Ill., twin, cmmr. mercht); son M. R. Amsden (31, Ill., twin, cmmr. agent); son W. S. Amsden (29, Ill, druggist); mother Anna H. Amsden (80, N.Y.); daughter Ellen Amsden (24, Ill.); son [sic, probably grandson] Melvin Amsden (4, Iowa); son [sic, probably grandson] Chas. M. Amsden (1, Iowa); servant Martha Qualy (20, Ireland, servant).
  4. U.S. Federal Census, 1920, Minnesota, Hennepin County, Minneapolis City, Enumeration District 82, Sheet No. 11B, family of Monroe R. Amsden (70, Illinois); wife Frank H. Amsden (55, Iowa); daughter Donna H. Amsden (28, Iowa, teacher); daughter Francis H. Amsden (21, Iowa).