Name of father Henry W. Riedesel (b. Germany)
Maiden name of mother Charlotte Anna Bohle (b. Washington, Mo.)
[parents names attested to by brother, Louis, in Iowa delayed birth records]
OSBH DC (Jackson County 1959) #11477
1885 Iowa State CENSUS - Martha Reidesel, age 3, b. Iowa, is enumerated with parents, Henry, age 37, b. Germany, and Charlotte, age 30, b. Missouri, along with Lewis, age 9, Amanda, age 7, and Frederick, age 5.
MARRIAGE - Kasper J. Lathrop and Martha C. Reidesel were married 9 Oct 1901 in Silver Township, Cherokee, Iowa.
1910 ND CENSUS - Martha Lathop, age 27, b. Iowa, is enumerated with her husband (her 1st marriage, his 2nd) Kasper, age 36, occupation farmer (home farm), b. Iowa, along with Amer, age 12, b. Minnesota, and Opal, age 6, b. North Dakota.
1930 OR CENSUS - Martha C. Lathrop, age 48, married at age 19, b. Iowa, is enumerated with husband Kasper J., married at age 21, occupation real estate agent, b. Iowa, along with Evelyn C. Casey, identified as daughter [of Kasper], age 19, married at age 17, b. North Dakota, and Forrest W., Casey, identified as son-in-law [of Kasper], age 22, married at age 20, occupation laborer for the State hwy dept., b. Iowa, and Richard Casey, identified as grandson [of Kasper], age 9 months, b. Oregon.