1. Mark Eugene Amodei: b. 12 Jun 1958 Carson City, NV; U.S. Representative from NV (R)



2. Donald Mark Amodei: b. 12 Jul 1930; m. 18 Nov 1952 Carson City, NV

[Nevada State Journal (Reno, NV), 30 Nov 1952: “…United in marriage on Sunday, November 18, in the First Presbyterian Church in Carson City were Miss Joy La Rhe Longero and Donald M. Amodei….her father, E. D. Longero….Mrs. William Lee of Silver City, attended her granddaughter’s wedding….bridegroom is the son of Mrs. D. J. Hurley and the late Mark Amodei…”]

3. Joy LaRhe Longero: b. 11 Apr 1932



4. Mark Andrew Amodei: b. 20 Apr 1907 Carson City, NV; d. 29 May 1950 Oakland, Alameda Co., CA [CADI: mother Raffetto]; m. 1 Jun 1929 NV

[Nevada State Journal (Reno, NV), 30 May 1950: “Carson City, May 29….Mark Amodei, former city engineer here, died Sunday at his home in Oakland, Calif….from a heart attack.  Mr. Amodei, said to be in his 40s, was born and reared in Carson….Survivors include his widow, Lillian; a son Donald…two brothers, Peter of Sacramento, and John Amodei of Reno.  Two sisters, Catherine Butti of Carson and Mrs. Frances Yater of Patterson, Calif.”]

[Reno Evening Gazette, 2 Jun 1950: “…Mark A. Amodei, who died of a heart attack in Oakland on May 29….Mr. Amodei was born in Carson, April 20, 1907, the son of the late Michael and Aurelia Amodei, pioneer residents of Carson….Survivors include his widow, Lillian; a son, Donald…”]

5. Lillian Galligan: b. c1906/7 NV (m. 2nd D. J. Hurley)

[Reno Evening Gazette, 14 Oct 1941: “Word was received…of the death of Mrs. Lillian Wright, at her home in Burlingame, Calif., on Thursday.  She was the daughter of the late J. F. Eagan, who was state treasurer from 1891 to 1893….She also leaves three nieces, Mrs. Mark Amodei and Mrs. Robert Allen of Carson, and Mrs. Eileen Davis of Gardnerville.”]

6. Eugene Debsy “Debs” Longero: b. 23 Dec 1904/6 Ouray, Ouray Co., CO, or Ouray, Uintah Co., UT; d. 2 Sep 1958 Carson City

[Nevada State Journal (Reno, NV), 5 Sep 1958: “Funeral services will be held today in Carson City for Eugene D. Longero, 51-year-old mining man who died Tuesday.  Survivors include his wife, Evelyn; two daughters Evelyn Longero and Joy Amodei…three grandsons…Mark Amodei…of Carson…”]

[Reno Evening Gazette, 2 Sep 1958: “Eugene D. Longero, 51, died at his home in Carson Tuesday morning….A native of Uray, Utah, born Dec. 23, 1906….Survivors include his widow, Mrs. Evelyn Longer; two daughters, Mrs. Joy Amodei…three grandsons…Mark Amodei…of Carson.  Also surviving are a brother, Larry Longero and a sister Mrs. Guy Mitchell, both of Battle Mountain and three other sisters, Mrs. Margaret Hansen of Reno, Mrs. Betty Barrett of Mountain View, Calif., and Mrs. Mary O’Dell of San Bernardino, Calif.  His mother-in-law, Mrs. William A. Lee, widow of the former Nevada mining man, also survives…”]

[Reno Evening Gazette, 13 Jul 1929: “Marriage Licenses….Debs Longero and Evelyn Cummings, both of Betty O’Neal.”  Same, 26 Jul 1930: “Mr. and Mrs. Debs Longero are the parents of a son born…on July 21.  Mrs. Longero was formerly Evelyn Cummings, granddaughter of Mrs. George B. Stone of Reno.”  Same, 4 Nov 1952: “Battle Mountain…Funeral services were held here…for Tony Carl Longero, 42….Mr. Longero was the son of Mr. and Mrs. Tony Longero, sr., early-day residents of Lander county….Three brothers survive, John of Sonora, Calif.,  Debs of Carson and Larry Longero of Battle Mountain.  He also leaves four sisters, Mrs. Rose Mitchell of Battle Mountain; Mrs. Betty Barrett of Mountain View, Calif.; Mrs. Mary O’Dell of San Lorenzo, Calif.; Mrs. Margaret Hansen of Reno.”]

7. Evelyn Cummings: b. 11 Apr 1911 CO; d. 16 May 2000 (last residence Carson City, NV)  (m. 2nd ___ James)   [SSN 530-18-5012, issued NV bef. 1951]

[Nevada State Journal (Reno, NV), 30 Sep 1942: “Mrs. William Lee has received word of the birth of a son in San Bernardino, Calif., to Captain and Mrs. Bert Cummings.  Cummings visits here with his mother, Mrs. Lee, frequently, and also with his sister, Mrs. Evelyn Longero.”]




8. Michael A. Amodei: b. c1856/7 Italy; d. 1919; m. c1893/4

9. Aurelia Raffetto: b. 23 Oct 1863 Ogno, Genoa, Italy; d. 20 Oct 1940 Carson City, NV

[Nevada State Journal (Reno, NV), 15 Aug 1940: “Mrs. Aurelia Amodei suffered a fractured hip….She is the mother of City Engineer Mark Amodei and John Amodei…and Mrs. Mose Batti, all of this city.”]

[Nevada State Journal (Reno, NV), 22 Oct 1940: “Carson City, Oct. 21…Mrs. Aurelia Amodei died at her home here Sunday….born in Ogno, Province of Genoa, Italy, October 23, 1863.  She came to the United States in 1881, and lived for a year in New York City.  For 58 years she had been a resident of Carson City.  She was the wife of the late Michael A. Amodei, who died in 1919….Surviving are three sons and two daughters…Mark Amodei…of Carson City…”]

10. Richard Galligan: b. Jan 1858 Ireland; m. c1892/3

11. Mary A. Eagan: b. Dec 1867 CA

12. Anthony “Tony” Longero: b. 1869 Italy; d. 1927; bur. Battle Mountain City Cemetery, Battle Mountain, Lander Co., NV


13. Katherine Water(s): b. 1881 England; d. 1929; bur. Battle Mountain City Cemetery


14. Albert Joseph Cummings: b. 20 Feb 1885/88 CO; m. c1905/6 [WWI draft registration card: b. 20 Feb 1888; miner in Philipsburg, Granite Co., MT; nearest relation Mrs. Marie Cummings]

15. Mattie LaRhea Witt: b. Aug 1890 WY (m. 2nd William A. Lee)

[see picture at http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=pv&GRid=55698593&PIpi=31343477]



22. John F. E(a)gan: b. c1832/3 Ireland

23. Mary ___: b. c1842/3 Ireland

28. William Albert Cummings: b. 18 Oct 1860 Deerfield, Lake Co., IL; d. 27 Nov 1918 Ely, White Pine Co., NV; bur. Ely City Cemetery; m. 1888/9


29. Rachel Grace Mathews: b. 9 Oct 1860 KS; d. 13 Mar 1928 Boise, Ada Co., ID; bur. Morris Hill Cemetery, Boise


30. James R. Witt: b. Dec 1857 CA; m. c1885/6

31. Mary Rosetta Teter: b. Jul 1870 IL (m. 2nd George B. Stone)



58. Robert Mathews: b. c1823/4 NY

59. Martha J. ___: b. c1831/2 PA

60. E. B. Witt: b. c1825/6 MO

61. Mary T. ___: b. Nov 1830 MO (m. 2nd ___ Freeman)  {Mary L. Witt m. John D. I. Freeman 12 Jan 1867 in Wyandotte Co., KS}

62. John F. Teter: b. Feb 1848 OH; m. c1868/9

[Civil War: enlisted as private in Company E, 152nd Illinois Infantry, 9 Feb 1865; mustered out 11 Sep 1865]

[brother – UT death certificate #1111: Edward Estle Teter; d. 18 May 1920 Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co.; expressman; wife Anna Teter; b. 5 Feb 1840 OH; parents Stephen Teter and Mary Johnson (both b. OH); informant Lester L. Teter]

63. Martha ___: b. Jun 1850 KY; d. 20 Jun 1930 Sparks, NV

[Nevada State Journal (Reno, NV), 21 Jun 1930: “In Sparks, June 20, 1930, Mrs. Martha Teter, beloved mother of Mrs. Rosetta M. Stone and Mrs. Bessie G. Witt of Reno and Mrs. Della D. McNew of Sparks; grandmother of Mrs. William Lee of Betty O’Neal, Mrs. Larry Curran, Ralph and Buster Witt of Reno and great-grandmother of Mrs. Debs Longero and Bert Cummings of Betty O’Neal and Dolores D. Curran of Reno.  A native of Kentucky, aged 80 years…”]



124. Stephen Teter: b. c1814/15 OH; m. 28 Feb 1833 Ross Co., OH [extracted from FHL #281,638: Stephen Teeters and Polly Johnston]

http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=geolarson2&id=I128640 (some ancestry, and line of descent to the actors Harry Stockwell, Guy Stockwell, and Dean Stockwell)


125. Mary Johns(t)on: b. c1815/16 OH




1930 – Elko, Elko Co., NV, e.d. 10, sheet 14b

Amodei, Mark A.        Head   M W 22 M 22 NV It It  Division Clerk Highway

___, Lillian                  Wife    F W 23 M 23   NV Ire CA


1930 – Argenta Twp., Lander Co., NV, e.d. 1, sheet 11a

Lee, William                Head   W M 45 M 31[/9]        NV KY IA 

___, Lanea                  Wife    W F 39 M 16               WY CA IL

Cummings, Albert       StSon  W M 14 S                    CO CO WY


1930 – Ward 5, Reno, Washoe Co., NV, e.d. 12, sheet 3a

Witt, Cyrus C.             Head   M W 48 M 42             KS MO MO  Floor Man Ameican Express Co.

___, Bessie                  Wife    F W 55 M 20               IL OH KY

___, Ralph                   StSon  M W 34 Wd                KS MO IL  Office Clerk American Express Co.

___, John C.                StSon  M W 12 S                    NV MO IL

Teter, Martha              M-i-L   F W 79 Wd                 KY KY KY


1920 -3rd Ward, Carson City, Ormsby Co., NV, e.d. 34, sheet 4a

Amodie, Aurelia         Head   F W 55 Wd 1896 Na 1880     It It It

___, John                     Son      M W 23 S                                NV It It  Clerk Hotel

___, Frances                Dau     F W 20 S                                 NV It It  Stenographer State Highway

___, Peter                    Son      M W 16 S                                NV It It

___, Mark                    Son      M W 12 S                                NV It It

(1 roomer)


1920 – Copper Basin precinct, Lander Co., NV, e.d. 28, sheet 4b

Longero, Tony            Head   M W 49 M 1888 Na 1896       It It It  Miner Copper Mine


1920 – Battle Mountain Precinct, Lander Co., NV, e.d. 28, sheet 9b

Longero, Katherine     Head   F W 40 M 1888 Un     Eng Ire Eng

___, Debsy                  Son      M W 15 S                    CO It Eng

___, Rosy                    Dau     F W 13 S                     WY It Eng

___, Tony                    Son      M W 9 S                      NV It Eng

___, Lawrence            Son      M W 7 S                      NV It Eng

___, Elizabeth             Dau     F W 5 S                       NV It Eng

___, Mary                    Dau     F W 2 5/12 S               NV It Eng


1920 – South Precinct, Granite Co., MT, e.d. 82, sheet 21b

Cummings, Albert       Head   M W 34 M      CO IL IL  Miner Manganese

___, Larhea                 Wife    F W 30 M        WY CA IL

___, Evelyn                 Dau     F W 8 S           CO CO WY

___, Albert                  Son      M W 3 10/12 S CO CO WY


1910 – 2nd Ward, Carson City, Ormsby Co, NV, e.d. 61, sheets 9a-b

Amodie, Michael        Head   M W 53 M1 16           It It It 1880 Na  laborer wood yard

___, Arelia                  Wife    F W 44 M2 16 7/6 5    It It It 1884

___, Katie                   Dau     F W 15 S                     NV It It

___, John                     Son      M W 12 S                    NV It It

___, Frances                Dau     F W 10 S                     NV It It

Amodie, Peter             Son      M W 6 S                      NV It It

___, Mark                    Son      M W 3 S                      NV It It


1910 – 1st Ward, Virginia City Twp., Storey Co., NV, e.d. 62, sheet 6b

Galligan, Richard        Head   M W 52 M1 17           Ire Ire Ire 1876 Na  Miner Gold & Silver Mine

___, Mary A.               Wife    F W 42 M1 17 7 5       CA Ire Ire

___, Bessie A.             Dau     F W 15 S                     NV Ire CA  Clerk Post Office

___, Aileen C.             Dau     F W 13 S                     NV Ire CA

___, Inez                     Dau     F W 12 S                     NV Ire CA

___, Gertrude              Dau     F W 6 S                       NV Ire CA

___, Lillian                  Dau     F W 3 S                       NV Ire CA


1910 – 2nd Ward, Creede, Mineral Co., CO, e.d. 100, sheet 7b

Cummings, Albert J.   Head   M W 25 M1 4             CO MO MO  Mining Silver Mine

___, Mattie R.             Wife    F W 21 M1 4 0 0         WY CA IL


1900 – 1st Ward, Virginia City, Storey Co., NV, e.d. 38, sheet 11a

Galligan, Richard        Head   W M Jan 1858 42 M 7            Ire Ire Ire 1874 26 Na  Gold & Silver Miner

___, Mary A.               Wife    W F Dec 1867 32 M 7 3 3      CA Ire Ire

___, Elizabeth             Dau     W F Sep 1894 5 S                   NV Ire CA

___, Ellen                    Dau     W F Oct 1896 3 S                   NV Ire CA

___, Inez                     Dau     W F Jan 1898 2 S                    NV Ire CA


1900 – Bachelor, Mineral Co., CO, e.d 75, sheet 3b

Cummings, William A.           Head   W M Oct 1860 39 M 21         IL IL IL  Ore Miner

___, Rachel G.                        Wife    W F Oct 1860 39 M 21 7 7     KS Ire PA  Dairy

___, George W.                       Son      W M Jun 1881 18 S                MO IL KS  Teamster

___, Robert W.                       Son      W M Mar 1883 17 S               CO IL KS  Teamster

___, Albert W.                        Son      W M Feb 1885 15 S                CO IL KS

___, Maude A.                        Dau     W F Apr 1887 13 S                 CO IL KS

___, May                                 Dau     W F Nov 1890 9 S                  CO IL KS

___, Lula                                 Dau     W F Oct 1891 8 S                   CO IL KS

___, Harry G.                          Son      W M Feb 1894 6 S                  CO IL KS




1900 – Precinct 5, West Pagosa Springs, Archuleta Co., CO, e.d. 1, sheet 9a

Cummings, William A.           Head   W M Oct 1860 39 M 20         IL IL IL  Farmer

___, Rachel G.                        Wife    W F Oct 1860 39 M 20 7 7     KS NY PA

___, George W.                       Son      W M Jun 1881 18 S                MO IL KS

___, Robert W.                       Son      W M Mar 1883 17 S               CO IL KS

___, Joseph A.                        Son      W M Feb 1885 15 S                CO IL KS

___, Maud A.                          Dau     W F Apr 1887 13 S                 CO IL KS

___, Mary                                Dau     W F Nov 1888 11 S                CO IL KS

___, Lula                                 Dau     W F Aug 1890 9 S                  CO IL KS

___, Harry                               Son      W M Feb 1894 6 S                  CO IL KS


1900 – Precinct 7, Bachelor, Mineral Co., CO, e.d. 75, sheet 1a

Witt, James R.             Head   W M Dec 1857 42 M 14         CA MO MO  ore Miner

___, Mary R.               Wife    W F Jul 1870 29 M 14 2 2      IL OH KY  Boarding House

___, Mattie L.             Dau     W F Aug 1890 9 S                  WY CA IL

___, Arthur G.            Son      W M Feb 1893 7 S                  WY CA IL

Freeman, Mary T.        Mother W F Nov 1830 69 Wd  8 7    MO MO MO


1900 – Burden, Silver Creek Twp., Cowley Co., KS, e.d. 61, sheet 7a

Wards, Alpheus B.      Head   W M Dec 1859 40 S               IA OH IN  Farmer

Teter, John F.              FHand W M Feb 1848 52 M 31         OH OH OH  Farm Laborer

___, Martha                 HKpr   W F Jun 1850 49 M 31 4 3     KY KY KY

___, Della D.               Board  W F Apr 1881 19 S                 KS OH KY

(2 more farm laborers)


1885 KS state census – Silver Creek, Cowley Co., p. 44

Teter, J. F.                   34 M    Farmer             OH (to KS from IL)

Teter, Marth                32 F                             KY (to KS from IL)

          Rosetta            15 F                             IL (to KS from IL)

          Bessie              11 F                             IL (to KS from IL)

          Dellia               5 F                               KS (to KS from IL)

Teter, Stephen             70 M                            OH (to KS from NE)


1880 – Virginia, Storey Co., NV, e.d. 42, sheet 19 (p. 103c)

Egan, Jno. F.               W M 47                       Mining Supt.   Ire Ire Ire

___, Mary                    W F 37            Wife                            Ire Ire Ire

___, Mamie                 W F 12            Dau                             CA Ire Ire

___, John                     W M 11           Son                              CA Ire Ire

___, Lillian                  W F 6              Dau                             CA Ire Ire

___, James                   W M 4             Son                              NV Ire Ire

(1 servant)


1880 – Silver Creek, Cowley Co., KS, e.d. 180, sheet 3 (p. 583c)

Teter, John F.              W M 32                       Farmer             OH OH OH

___, Martha                 W F 31            Wife                            KY KY KY

___, Rosetta                W F 10            Dau                             IL OH KY

___, Bessie                  W F 6              Dau                             IL OH KY

Teter, James                W M 37                       Farmer             OH OH OH

[James Teter’s wife and children]


1880 – Millersburg Precinct, Bond Co., IL, e.d. 76, sheet 20 (p. 315d)

Teter, Stephen             W M 64                       Farmer             OH PA PA

___, Mary                    W F 62            Wife                            OH OH OH


1870 – Harrison Twp., Vernon Co., MO, p. 3 (567a)

Mathews, Robt.          46 M W           Farmer             4650    1425    NY

___, Martha J.             38 F W                                                            PA

___, Geo. W.               17 M W                                                           OH

___, Mary J.                14 F W                                                            KS

___, Joseph P.             12 M W                                                           KS

___, Rachel G.            10 F W                                                            KS

___, Robt.                   5 M W                                                             KS

___, Ann                     1 F W                                                              MO


1860 – Pettis Twp., Platte Co., MO, p. 106

E. B. Witt                    34 M    Farm Ten.                    150      MO

Mary                          29 F                                                     MO

George                      9 M                                                      CA

Mary                          7 F                                                       CA

Martha                       5 F                                                       CA

James                         2 M                                                      CA


1850 – District 22, Christian Co., IL, p. 48

Stephen Teter              35 M W           Farmer             OH

Mary                          34 F W                                    OH

William                      16 M W           Farmer             OH

Samuel                      14 M W                                   OH

Jesse                          11 M W                                   OH

Edward E.                 10 M W                                   OH

James                         8 M W                                     OH

Wesley                      6 M W                                     OH

Jemima                      4 F W                                      OH

John F.                      2 M W                                     OH

Stephen                     6/12 M W                                IL