G4: 1878 Agnes Shiels & Thomas McBride

This page provides details on Agnes Brown Shiels & Thomas McBride and their descendants.

Back one generation to William Shiels & Agnes Brown

  • G4: Agnes Brown Shiels 1878-1958 & Thomas McBride
    • G5: John Samuel McBride 1901-1925
    • G5: James McBride 1902-1968
    • G5: Agnes McBride 1903-1999 & Emil Anderson & Elo E. Waisanen
      • G6: Elmer Emil Anderson 1923-1985 & Jacqueline Margaret Ann Barth & Betty J. Carroll Anderson
      • G6: Melvin Thomas Anderson 1925-1943
      • G6: Doris Marie Anderson 1930-2017 & Jay D Spaulding
        • G7: Lynda Marie Spaulding 1950 & Gregory Thomas Martin
        • G7: Katherine Diane Spaulding 1951 & Rodger A Gonzales
        • G7: Jay Martin (Marty) Spaulding 1952
        • G7: Carol Ray Spaulding 1954-2011 & Robert Wayne Parker & Dale Morgan Massey
      • G6: Kaye Lynn Waisanen 1948 & William David Palmer
    • G5: Thomas McBride 1906-1970 & Kathleen Shaw 
    • G5: David McBride 1911-1924
    • G5: William Robert McBride 1913-1981 & Katherine Paetzel
      • G6: Kathy Sue McBride 1944 & Clinton Carlyle Chamberlin
        • G7: Kathleen Mary Chamberlin 1971 & Michael D Nelson
      • G6: Emily Ann McBride 1945 & Robert Lee McCormick
        • G7: Katherine Lorraine McCormick 1968 & Leslie A Mazo
    • G5: Alexander McBride 1918-1996 & Ruth Isabell Ressler

 

G4: Agnes Brown Shiels 1878-1958 & Thomas McBride

Agnes Shiels was born in 1878. She was the ninth child of William & Agnes (Brown) Shiels. Agnes married Thomas McBride. Thomas was a Coal Miner.

In the 1901 census, Thomas was a Coal Miner and they were living in East Lothian, Scotland.

Their first child, John Samuel McBride was born in 1901 in Mulrkirk, Airshire. They emigrated to the United States of America and arrived on the Parisian ship in Boston on Sept 25, 1910.

In the 1920 US Census, Thomas is listed as a coal miner.

They lived in the Red Lodge and Bearcreek area since 1910 except for a period of time in Great Falls, Montana.

According to her sister Barbara’s will in November 1929, she was living at number 1391, Great Falls Montana and her husband Thomas was living at that time.

Thomas died in 1935 near Great Falls Montana, Cascade MT. Agnes McBride died in 1958.

 

G5: John Samuel McBride 1901-1925

John Samuel Mcbride was born in 1901 in Muirkirk, Ayrshire, Scotland. He was the first child of Agnes Brown Shiels & Thomas McBride.

He moved with her parents to America in 1910. The family travelled across the USA by train and stagecoach. They settled in Bearcreek, Montana where his father worked in the coal mines.

John never married and died on October 11, 1925, in Warm Springs State Hospital located near Deer Lodge, Montana, at the age of 24.

 

G5: James McBride 1902-1968

James Mc Bride was born on July 28, 1902, in Scotland. He was the second child of Agnes Brown Shiels & Thomas McBride.

He never married and died on July 15, 1968, in Great Falls, Montana, at the age of 65.

 

G5: Agnes McBride 1903-1999 & Emil Anderson & Elo E. Waisanen

Agnes McBride was born on December 6, 1903, in Preston Pans, East Lothian, Scotland. She was the third child of Agnes Brown Shiels & Thomas McBride.

She moved with her parents to America in 1910. While crossing the Atlantic Ocean, she saw Hailey’s Comet. The family travelled across the USA by train and stagecoach. They settled in Bearcreek, Montana where her father worked in the coal mines.

Agnes married Emil Anderson on Jan 27, 1922 in Red Lodge, Montana. They had three children, Elmer; Melvin and Doris.

Emil was killed in the Smith Mine disaster of 1943. The Smith Mine is near Bearcreek, Carbon, Montana, not far from Red Lodge, and it’s the site of the deadliest coal mine explosion and fire in Montana history. At 9:37 on a Saturday morning, February 27, 1943, there was an explosion of methane gas in the mine.

Later that same year, her son Melvin was killed in an auto accident. Agnes and her daughter Doris moved to Red Lodge where Agnes started her first paid job in a drug store.

Agnes married Elo E. Waisanen on Aug 10, 1946 in Carbon County, Red Lodge, Montana. Agnes & Elo had one daughter Kaye Lynn Waisanen born Oct 27, 1948.

The family lived in Mouat where Agnes was the cook for the mining company. When the family returned to Red Lodge, Agnes cooked at the Carbon County Memorial Hospital, retiring at age 75! After retiring, she cooked for the Red Lodge Senior Citizen Center. The Festival of Nations counted on Agnes for authentic ethnic baked goods for over 40 years.

Agnes died on April 15, 1999, in Joliet, Montana, USA, at the age of 95.

 

G6: Elmer Emil Anderson 1923-1985 & Jacqueline Margaret Ann Barth & Betty J. Carroll Anderson

Elmer Emil Anderson was born on August 17, 1923, in Bearcreek, Montana, USA. He was the first child of Agnes McBride & Emil Anderson.

He married Jacqueline Margaret Ann Barth on Oct 24, 1942 and they had two children together, Sandra Irene Anderson born Mar 2, 1945 in Red Lodge, Montana and Robert Anderson. 

This marriage ended in divorce and the children were adopted by their stepfather and their last name was changed to Cummins. Elmer married Peggy and they had four children, Scott, Gaye, Todd and Bruce. He later married Betty J. Carroll and they made their home in Port Townsend, WA.

Elmer was a land surveyor. He died on September 12, 1985, in Jefferson, Washington, USA, at the age of 62.

 

G6: Melvin Thomas Anderson 1925-1943

Melvin Thomas Anderson was born on February 19, 1925, in Washoe, Montana, USA. He was the second child of Agnes McBride & Emil Anderson.

He died as a teenager in an auto accident on November 21, 1943, in Bearcreek, Montana, USA. This was the same year that his father died in a coal mine. 

 

G6: Doris Marie Anderson 1930-2017 & Jay D Spaulding

Doris Marie Anderson was born on September 9, 1929, in Washoe, Montana, USA. She was the third child of Agnes McBride & Emil Anderson.

She married Jay D Spaulding on June 25, 1949, in Helena, Montana, USA when she was 19 years old. They had four children during their marriage,  Lynda Marie Spaulding born January 30, 1950; Katherine Diane Spaulding 1951; Jay Martin (Marty) Spaulding 1952 and Carol Ray Spaulding born July 2, 1954.

Jay had served two terms as mayor of Joliet and operated a gasoline bulk-plant dealership for many years. He was also a veteran of World War 2.

Jay passed away on April 22, 1982, in Joliet, Montana, USA, at the age of 61. They had been married 32 years. Doris died on August 17, 2017, in Billings, Montana, USA, at the age of 87.

 

G7: Lynda Marie Spaulding 1950 & Gregory Thomas Martin

Lynda Marie Spaulding was born on January 30, 1950, in Billings, Montana, USA. She was the first child of Doris Marie Anderson & Jay D Spaulding.

She married Gregory Thomas Martin on March 24, 1984, in Carbon, Montana, USA. They were divorced on September 9, 1993, in Whatcom, Washington, USA, after 9 years of marriage when she was 43 years old.

 

G7: Katherine Diane Spaulding 1951 & Rodger A Gonzales

Katherine Diane (Kathy) Spaulding was born on February 27, 1951, in Montana, USA. She was the second child of Doris Marie Anderson & Jay D Spaulding.

She married Rodger A Gonzales on January 2, 1971, in Joliet, Carbon County, Montana, USA. They had two children, Dana Rae Gonzales born Aug 1, 1972 and Ross A Gonzales born Jul 15, 1975.

 

G7: Jay Martin (Marty) Spaulding 1952

Jay Martin (Marty) Spaulding was born Dec 4, 1952 in Billings, Montana. He was the third child of Doris Marie Anderson & Jay D Spaulding.

Marty had long time partner, Linda who died on Aug. 17, 2019. Marty lives in Billings, MT.

 

G7: Carol Ray Spaulding 1954-2011 & Robert Wayne Parker & Dale Morgan Massey

Carol Ray Spaulding was born on July 2, 1954, in Billings, Montana, USA. She was the fourth child of Doris Marie Anderson & Jay D Spaulding.

She married Robert Wayne Parker and they had three children together, Ryan Wesley Parker born on March 8, 1973; Hope Allison Parker born Jan 7, 1975 and Andy Parker born Apr 15, 1976.

That marriage ended in divorce and Carol married Dale Morgan Massey in 1993 in Billings, Montana, USA.

Carol died on June 13, 2011, in Billings, MT at the age of 56 from adrenal cancer. 

 

G6: Kaye Lynn Waisanen 1948 & William David Palmer 

Kaye Lynn Waisanen was born on October 27, 1948, in Billings, Montana, USA. She was the only child of Agnes McBride & Elo E. Waisanen.

She married William David Palmer on August 12, 1972, in Carbon, Montana, USA. They had one child Carrie Palmer Hall on May 17 1977.

William passed away on September 12, 2017, at the age of 67. They had been married 45 years.

 

G5: Thomas McBride 1906-1990 & Kathleen Shaw

Thomas McBride was born Jan 31, 1906 in Preston Pan, Scotland. He was the fourth child of Agnes Brown Shiels & Thomas McBride.

He moved with his parents to America settling in Bear Creek, Montana in October 1910. In 1926, the family moved to Great Falls.

For 13 years, Thomas was employed by the Great Northern Railroad in Havre. When World War 2 started, he served with a US Army battalion in Iran that built railroad lines. He returned to Havre after the war.

On Oct 2, 1951 he married Kathleen Shaw in Havre. The couple moved to Ronan in 1971. They never had any children.

Thomas died Jul 17, 1990 at St Luke Extended Care Facility in Ronan, Montana, USA, at the age of 84.

 

G5: David McBride 1910-1924

David McBride was born on March 28, 1910, in Scotland. He was the fifth child of Agnes Brown Shiels & Thomas McBride.

He never married and died Apr 5, 1924 in Washoe, Carbon, Montana of heart problems. He was only 14 years old.

 

G5: William Robert McBride 1913-1981 & Katherine Paetzel

William Robert McBride was born on December 21, 1913, in Bear Creek, Montana, USA. He was the sixth child of Agnes Brown Shiels & Thomas McBride.

He married Katherine Paetzel on July 13, 1933, in Great Falls, Montana, USA. They had two children during their marriage, Kathy Sue McBride born on March 2, 1944 and Emily Ann McBride born on August 14, 1945.

They lived in Minneapolis and moved to Monticello in 1971 and was employed by Landy Packing Co in St Cloud until his retirement. Katherine was a registered nurse and cared for mentally handicapped children for more than 20 years.

William died on December 6, 1981, in Monticello, Minnesota, USA, at the age of 67. Katherine died on May 24, 1994, in Monticello, Minnesota, USA, at the age of 85.

 

G6: Kathy Sue McBride 1944 & Clinton Carlyle Chamberlin

Kathy Sue McBride was born on March 2, 1944, in Great Falls, Montana, USA. She was the first child of William Robert McBride & Katherine Paetzel.

She married Clinton Carlyle Chamberlin on June 19, 1971, in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA. They had one child during their marriage, Kathleen Mary Chamberlin born on March 15, 1971.

Kathy died on July 29, 2001, in Little Falls, Minnesota, USA, at the age of 57.

 

G7: Kathleen Mary Chamberlin 1971 & Michael D Nelson

Kathleen Mary Chamberlin was born on March 15, 1971, in Hennepin, Minnesota, USA. She was the only child of Kathy Sue McBride & Clinton Carlyle Chamberlin.

She married Michael D Nelson on August 2, 1998, in Minnesota, USA.

 

G6: Emily Ann McBride 1945 & Robert Lee McCormick

Emily Ann McBride was born on August 14, 1945, in Great Falls, Montana, USA. She was the second child of William Robert McBride & Katherine Paetzel.

She married Robert Lee McCormick on March 6, 1965, in Hennepin, Minnesota, USA. They have one child, Katherine Lorraine McCormick born on October 4, 1968

 

 

G7: Katherine Lorraine McCormick 1968 & Leslie A Mazo

Katherine Lorraine McCormick was born on October 4, 1968, in Hennepin, Minnesota, USA. She was the only child of Emily Ann McBride & Robert Lee McCormick.

She married Leslie A Mazo on August 6, 1994, in Sherburne, Minnesota, USA.

 

G5: Alexander McBride 1918-1996 & Ruth Isabell Ressler

Alexander McBride was born on October 29, 1918, in Carbon, Montana, USA. He was the seventh child of Agnes Brown Shiels & Thomas McBride.

He married Ruth Isabell Ressler on April 5, 1943, in Helena, Montana, USA. They had no children. They were only married for about a year and divorced on Jan 28, 1944.

Alexander died on September 12, 1996, in San Mateo, California, USA, at the age of 77.