, or Joe
, was the first of our line of Fingers to move West as they moved to Oklahoma and then settled in Missouri where most of his decendents stayed. - Gregory Breetz, Jr.
Birth: July 24, 1872 Indiana - Fran Ryan
On his daughter Electra's death certificate
it says he was born in Washington County, Indiana.
He is listed as Joe Finger
in his daughter Linda's obituary.
Found him on the 1880 Greenville, Floyd, Indiana census (dist 67 img 2) as Joseph Finger
Found him on the 1900 Guthrie, Olgan, Oklahoma census (dist 136 img 21) as Joe F. Finger
age 26, single, a boarder in the household of Benjamin Bailey
, age 52.
Found him on the 1910 Beaver, Caddo, Oklahoma census (dist 49 img 1) as Joseph F. Finger
age 37, farmer.
Found him on the 1920 Walls, Douglas, Missouri census (dist 57 img 10) as J. F. Finger
age 46, farmer.
Found him on the 1930 Walls, Douglas, Missouri census as J. F. Finger
age 57, farmer.