(1) 1930 United States Census for Minnesota, Wabasha Co., Plainview Twp.;
Plainview Village: Enumeration District 79-22; Sheet 7B; April 8, 1930.
Ethel (Arnold) Sylvester is married to Park D. Sylvester, head of
household. Ethel's two sons from a previous marriage, Ray and Kenneth
Nunamaker, are also listed.
- Age: 37 years old at time of census; 20 when first married.
- Birthplace: Minnesota, as were her parents.
- Occupation: Operator, Telephone (code 9979).
(2) Manzow, Ron, ed., "The Sylvester Family of Plainview, Minnesota -- a
collection of information taken from the Plainview News, other
newspapers, letters, and diaries beginning in 1884" (Plainview,
Minnesota: Plainview History Center, 2001).
- 1892 (December 14): Born in Brownsdale, MN, and reared in St. Charles.
- 1912: Married Ray Nunamaker. They were later divorced. (page 225)
- 1923 (November 7): Married Park Sylvester in Rochester, MN. (page 145)