Sumner - genealogy




This section starts with a picture of the 'Sumner Brothers"*.  In particular,  Peter Sumner [1834-1906] and his wife Delilah Masterson.

Peter and Delilah were both born in Indiana, and were married in Iowa.  They had ten children, the oldest being born in Iowa.  Sometime between 1869 & 1873 they moved to Nebraska.   See a picture of the twins (Enoch and Enos born 1866)  on the photo page.  Peter enlisted in the Union Army August 22, 1862 in Iowa.  He died in 1906 in the home of  his youngest son Henry Clay Sumner.

*Click HERE for a smaller picture, click HERE for a larger picture of the Sumner brothers.

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