William M Welling

Birth Name William M Welling
Gender male
Age at Death 37 years, 7 months, 18 days


William's middle name is Marcus, according to the tree at familysearch, citing a church record from The First Evangelical Lutheran and German Reformed Congregations in Coshocton co., OH, page 182


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth June 17, 1887 German Township, Holmes County, Ohio, United States   1a 2a
Event Note

later records for William say he was born on June 18. June 17 is the date on the birth records of Holmes County.
Record of Births, Probate Court, Holmes County, Ohio
William A Welling
June 17, 1887 in Holmes County
parents: Jacob Welling and Herring, residents of German Township

Census (adopted son) June 5, 1900 Crawford Township, Coshocton County, Ohio, United States   3a
Event Note

1900 Census Crawford Township, Coshocton County, Ohio, ED 5, sheet 2
June 5, 1900
Simon Schutz, July 1867, married 4 years, born in Ohio, father in Germany, mother in Ohio, farmer, own account, rents the farm
Abigail Schutz, June 1868, 2 children, 2 alive, born in Ohio, father in Pennsylvania, mother in Ohio
Greta, Feb 1897
Luther C Feb 1900
William M Wellling, 12, b June 1887, adopted son, born in Ohio, parents also

Residence (Father) November 16, 1913 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States 8521 Force Avenue 4a
Event Note

William and Catherine were living at 8521 Force Avenue when their son Charles was buried.

Draft Registration June 5, 1917 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States res: 7513 Worley Ave 5a
Event Note

WWI Draft Registration
Precinct 15-6, June 5, 1917
William Welling
7513 Worley Ave, Cleveland
age 30, born June 18, 1886, New Bedford, Ohio
occupation: police, city of Cleveland
dependents: wife and three children
claim exemption for wife and three children, and for civil service
tall, medium build, blue eyes, light brown hair

Census (Head) January 6, 1920 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States 13124 Harvard 6a
Event Note

1920 Census Ward 15, Cleveland
January 6, 1920
13124 Harvard Avenue, a two family

household 23, renting
Sarah Ferron, head, 54, widowed, arrived 1886, naturalized 1892, born in Ireland, parents also, no occupation
William Ferron, son, 25, single, born in Ohio, stock broker
Joseph Ferron, son, 24, single, born in Ohio, private chauffeur
Leo Ferron, son, 22, single, born in Ohio, steamfitter
Sady Ferron, daughter, 19, single, born in Ohio, inspector, lamps

household 24, renting
William Welling, head, 33, born in Ohio, parents also, millworker, steel
Catherine Welling, 23, born in Ohio
Catherine Welling, daughter, 8, born in Ohio
George Welling, son, 5, born in Ohio
Sarah Welling, daughter, 3, born in Ohio
Thomas Welling, son, 2, born in Ohio

Residence March 27, 1924 Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States 7512 Claasen 2b
Event Note

William was at 7512 Claasen when he was the informant on his brother James Jacob Welling's death record. 7512 Claasen was the home of his brother-in-law, Joseph Farron.

Death February 5, 1925 Crawford Township, Coshocton County, Ohio, United States   2a
Event Note

Certificate of Death, #6917
February 5, 1925
Crawford Township, Coshocton County, Ohio
no location given. no usual residence given
William M Welling
white, male, widowed
37y 7m 17d
born June 18, 1887, Ohio
father: Jacob Welling, born in Ohio
mother: Rickie? Hirning, born in Ohio
informant: Joseph G Farron, 7512 Claasen Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio
burial: Calvary, Cleveland, Ohio, February 7, 1925

cause: pulmonary tuberculosis, upper left and middle lobe
secondary cause: general anaemia
did an operation precede death, yes, but date unknown
autopsy? what test confirmed diagosis: fluid removed in left pleural ....

Burial February 7, 1925 Calvary Cemetery, Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States   2a
Event Note

Name: Welling, William
Date: Feb. 6, 1925
Source: unknown, Reel #85
Notes: Welling-William, beloved husband of the late Catherine Welling (nee Farron), at his residence, 7512 Classen avenue. Funeral Saturday. Services at Holy Name church at 9 a. m.


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Jacob Wellingabout 18561894
Mother Rickey Hirningabout 1859July 12, 1926
    Sister     Mary E Welling November 25, 1878 October 27, 1896
    Brother     James Jacob Welling November 15, 1880 March 27, 1924
    Brother     Charles Ervin Welling March 3, 1883 August 26, 1930
    Brother     Thomas Welling May 17, 1884
    Brother     Joseph Edwin Welling March 17, 1885 1955
         William M Welling June 17, 1887 February 5, 1925
    Brother     Alvin Welling March 1883
    Brother     Harvey F Welling October 1891


Family of William M Welling and Catherine Farron

Married Wife Catherine Farron ( b. April 22, 1891 d. November 23, 1920 )
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage July 26, 1911 Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States   7a
Event Note

Marriage Record, Cuyahoga County
July 26, 1911
William M Welling, 24, born in Bedford, Ohio, a painter living at 301 Ohio Blk., East 9th
parents: Jacob Welling and Ricka Harning

Catherine Farron, 20, born in Ireland, no occupation, living at 9129 Prince Avenue.
father: Michael Farron
mother's maiden name: Sarah Farron
neither married before
married by John F Maloney [probably at Holy Name]

[William's tree at rootsweb says that his birthplace is Bedford Township, Coshocton County, Ohio.]

Name Birth Date Death Date
Catherine Wellingabout 1912
Charles WellingJanuary 29, 1913November 14, 1913
George William WellingApril 20, 1914June 1, 1996
Sarah Jane WellingJanuary 9, 1916August 8, 2010
Thomas M WellingOctober 20, 1917May 13, 2000

Source References

  1. Ohio County Births
      • Page: William A Welling, June 17, 1887 in Holmes County
      • Citation:

        "Ohio, County Births, 1841-2003", database with images, FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VNW2-DCH : 8 March 2021), Wm. A. Welling, 1887.

  2. Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953
      • Page: Feb 5, 1925, Crawford Twp, Coshocton Co, William M Welling
      • Citation:

        "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X6SS-G95 : 8 March 2018), Catherine Farron in entry for William M Welling, 05 Feb 1925; citing Crawford Tp., Coshocton, Ohio, reference fn 6917; FHL microfilm 1,992,614.

      • Page: Jacob Welling, Mar 27, 1924, Cleveland
      • Citation:

        "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XD12-CZ9 : 8 March 2021), James Welling, 27 Mar 1924; citing Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, reference fn 14412; FHL microfilm 1,992,493.

  3. 1900 United States Federal Census
      • Page: Crawford Township, Coshocton County, Ohio, ED 5, sheet 2
      • Citation:


  4. Cleveland Public Library: Cleveland News Index and Necrology File
      • Page: Name: Welling, Charles, Date: November 16, 1913, Source: unknown
  5. United States, Selective Service System: United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
      • Page: William Welling, June 5, 1917, Cleveland, Precinct 15-6
      • Citation:

        "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918", database with images, FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K6FZ-HSD : 24 December 2021), William Welling, 1917-1918.

  6. National Archives and Records Administration: 1920 United States Census
      • Page: Cleveland, Ward 15, ED 308, sheet 2A
      • Citation:

        "United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MDRY-K7K : accessed 4 April 2018), George Welling in household of William Welling, Cleveland Ward 15, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States; citing ED 308, sheet 2A, line 16, family 24, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 1367; FHL microfilm 1,821,367.

  7. Ohio County Marriages
      • Page: July 26, 1911, Cuyahoga Co, Welling-Farron
      • Citation:

        "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XZR6-Z86 : 10 December 2017), Wm.M. Welling and Catherine Farron, 26 Jul 1911; citing Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States, reference P492 cn 74967; county courthouses, Ohio; FHL microfilm 886,225.