Sophia Laura (?)

F, b. circa 1867, d. after January 1920
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationSophia Laura (?) was also known as Laura (?).
Married Namecirca 1897As of circa 1897,her married name was Johnson.
  • Sophia Laura (?) was born circa 1867 at Wisconsin.
  • She married Axel Johnson circa 1897 at second marriage for him; first for her.
  • Sophia Laura (?) died after January 1920.
Census DateLocation
6 January 1920Greenfield, Sauk, WisconsinSophia Laura (?) was listed as wife in Axel Johnson's household on the 1920 Census at Greenfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
     Sophia Laura (?) had 4 with 3 living in 1910 children.

Children of Sophia Laura (?) and Axel Johnson

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED166. Dwelling 58.

Arthur A. Johnson

M, b. circa 1891
Father*Axel Johnson b. c 1869, d. a Jan 1920
Mother*unknown (?) d. b 1897
Census DateLocation
6 January 1920Greenfield, Sauk, WisconsinArthur A. Johnson was listed as a son in Axel Johnson's household on the 1920 Census at Greenfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED166. Dwelling 58.

Harold Richard Johnson

M, b. circa 1893
Father*Axel Johnson b. c 1869, d. a Jan 1920
Mother*unknown (?) d. b 1897
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationHarold Richard Johnson was also known as Richard.
Census DateLocation
6 January 1920Greenfield, Sauk, WisconsinHarold Richard Johnson was listed as a son in Axel Johnson's household on the 1920 Census at Greenfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED166. Dwelling 58.

Hilda E. Johnson

F, b. circa 1894
Father*Axel Johnson b. c 1869, d. a Jan 1920
Mother*unknown (?) d. b 1897
Census DateLocation
6 January 1920Greenfield, Sauk, WisconsinHilda E. Johnson was listed as a daughter in Axel Johnson's household on the 1920 Census at Greenfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED166. Dwelling 58.

Leslie A. Johnson

M, b. circa 1904
Father*Axel Johnson b. c 1869, d. a Jan 1920
Mother*Sophia Laura (?) b. c 1867, d. a Jan 1920
Census DateLocation
6 January 1920Greenfield, Sauk, WisconsinLeslie A. Johnson was listed as a son in Axel Johnson's household on the 1920 Census at Greenfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED166. Dwelling 58.

James W. Johnson

M, b. circa 1908
Father*Axel Johnson b. c 1869, d. a Jan 1920
Mother*Sophia Laura (?) b. c 1867, d. a Jan 1920
Census DateLocation
6 January 1920Greenfield, Sauk, WisconsinJames W. Johnson was listed as a son in Axel Johnson's household on the 1920 Census at Greenfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED166. Dwelling 58.

unknown (?)

F, d. before 1897
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore 1891As of before 1891,her married name was Johnson.
  • Unknown (?) married Axel Johnson before 1891.
  • Unknown (?) died before 1897.

Children of unknown (?) and Axel Johnson

Joziah E. Rigsbee

M, b. circa 1800, d. after June 1860
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJoziah E. Rigsbee was also known as Riggsbee.
Name VariationJoziah E. Rigsbee was also known as Isaiah.
Name VariationJoziah E. Rigsbee was also known as Josiah.
Name VariationJoziah E. Rigsbee was also known as J. E.
  • Joziah E. Rigsbee was born circa 1800 at North Carolina.
  • He married Mariah (?) before 1824.
  • Joziah E. Rigsbee died after June 1860.
Census DateLocation
14 September 1850Lower Regiment, Chatham, North CarolinaJoziah E. Rigsbee was listed as the head of a family on the 1850 Census at Lower Regiment, Chatham, North Carolina.1
11 June 1860Eastern District, Chatham, North CarolinaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1860 Census at Eastern District, Chatham, North Carolina, living next door to Harris Ellis.2

Children of Joziah E. Rigsbee and Mariah (?)

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 5.
  2. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 23.

Mariah (?)

F, b. circa 1802, d. after June 1860
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore 1824As of before 1824,her married name was Rigsbee.
Married Namebefore 1824As of before 1824,her married name was Riggsbee.
  • Mariah (?) was born circa 1802 at North Carolina.
  • She married Joziah E. Rigsbee before 1824.
  • Mariah (?) died after June 1860.
Census DateLocation
11 June 1860Eastern District, Chatham, North CarolinaMariah (?) was listed in Joziah E. Rigsbee's household on the 1860 Census at Eastern District, Chatham, North Carolina; living next door to Harris Ellis.1

Children of Mariah (?) and Joziah E. Rigsbee

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 23.

Easter Ann Rigsbee

F, b. circa 1824
Father*Joziah E. Rigsbee b. c 1800, d. a Jun 1860
Mother*Mariah (?) b. c 1802, d. a Jun 1860
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationEaster Ann Rigsbee was also known as Riggsbee.

Eliza Rigsbee

F, b. circa 1826
Father*Joziah E. Rigsbee b. c 1800, d. a Jun 1860
Mother*Mariah (?) b. c 1802, d. a Jun 1860
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationEliza Rigsbee was also known as Riggsbee.
Census DateLocation
11 June 1860Eastern District, Chatham, North CarolinaEliza Rigsbee was listed in Joziah E. Rigsbee's household on the 1860 Census at Eastern District, Chatham, North Carolina; living next door to Harris Ellis.1

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 23.

Luther Rigsbee

M, b. circa 1831
Father*Joziah E. Rigsbee b. c 1800, d. a Jun 1860
Mother*Mariah (?) b. c 1802, d. a Jun 1860
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLuther Rigsbee was also known as Riggsbee.
Census DateLocation
11 June 1860Eastern District, Chatham, North CarolinaLuther Rigsbee was listed as the head of a family on the 1860 Census at Eastern District, Chatham, North Carolina, living next door to Harris Ellis.1

Children of Luther Rigsbee and Mary J. (?)

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 25.

Melly Green Rigsbee

F, b. circa 1835
Father*Joziah E. Rigsbee b. c 1800, d. a Jun 1860
Mother*Mariah (?) b. c 1802, d. a Jun 1860
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Brasington.
Name VariationMelly Green Rigsbee was also known as Riggsbee.
Name VariationMelly Green Rigsbee was also known as Milly.
Name VariationMelly Green Rigsbee was also known as Millie.
Census DateLocation
11 June 1860Eastern District, Chatham, North CarolinaMelly Green Rigsbee was listed in Joziah E. Rigsbee's household on the 1860 Census at Eastern District, Chatham, North Carolina; living next door to Harris Ellis.1

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 23.

John Rigsbee

M, b. circa 1837
Father*Joziah E. Rigsbee b. c 1800, d. a Jun 1860
Mother*Mariah (?) b. c 1802, d. a Jun 1860
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJohn Rigsbee was also known as Riggsbee.

Mary J. (?)

F, b. circa 1834
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore 1851As of before 1851,her married name was Rigsbee.
Married Namebefore 1851As of before 1851,her married name was Riggsbee.
Census DateLocation
11 June 1860Eastern District, Chatham, North CarolinaMary J. (?) was listed in Luther Rigsbee's household on the 1860 Census at Eastern District, Chatham, North Carolina; living next door to Harris Ellis.1

Children of Mary J. (?) and Luther Rigsbee

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 25.

William B. Rigsbee

M, b. circa 1851
Father*Luther Rigsbee b. c 1831
Mother*Mary J. (?) b. c 1834
Census DateLocation
11 June 1860Eastern District, Chatham, North CarolinaWilliam B. Rigsbee was listed in Luther Rigsbee's household on the 1860 Census at Eastern District, Chatham, North Carolina; living next door to Harris Ellis.1

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 25.

Nancy A. Rigsbee

F, b. circa May 1860
Father*Luther Rigsbee b. c 1831
Mother*Mary J. (?) b. c 1834
Census DateLocation
11 June 1860Eastern District, Chatham, North CarolinaNancy A. Rigsbee was listed in Luther Rigsbee's household on the 1860 Census at Eastern District, Chatham, North Carolina; living next door to Harris Ellis.1

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 25.

Ludwig Rigsbee

M, b. circa 1855
Father*Luther Rigsbee b. c 1831
Mother*Mary J. (?) b. c 1834
Census DateLocation
11 June 1860Eastern District, Chatham, North CarolinaLudwig Rigsbee was listed in Luther Rigsbee's household on the 1860 Census at Eastern District, Chatham, North Carolina; living next door to Harris Ellis.1

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 25.

William Benjamin Brasington

M, b. circa 1833
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationWilliam Benjamin Brasington was also known as Bennett.

John Farley

M, b. January 1839, d. before June 1905
  • John Farley was born in January 1839 at Massachusetts.
  • He married Margaret Dwyer circa 1870.
  • John Farley died before June 1905.
Census DateLocation
1900Plankinton, Aurora, South DakotaJohn Farley was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Plankinton, Aurora, South Dakota.1

Children of John Farley and Margaret Dwyer

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Plankinton, Aurora, South Dakota; Roll T623_1546; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 5.

Margaret Dwyer

F, b. September 1844, d. 1935
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1870As of circa 1870,her married name was Farley.
  • Margaret Dwyer was born in September 1844 at Ireland tombstone reported birth as 1848.
  • She married John Farley circa 1870.
  • Margaret Dwyer died in 1935.
  • She was buried in 1935 at Saint Patrick Cemetery, Bear Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocation
1900Plankinton, Aurora, South DakotaMargaret Dwyer was listed as wife in John Farley's household on the 1900 Census at Plankinton, Aurora, South Dakota.1
1 June 1905Lone Rock, Richland, WisconsinMargaret Dwyer appeared on the census of 1 June 1905 at Lone Rock, Richland, Wisconsin.
     Margaret Dwyer immigrated in 1869 may be 1861. She had 5 with 4 living in 1900 children.

Children of Margaret Dwyer and John Farley

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Plankinton, Aurora, South Dakota; Roll T623_1546; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 5.

Johann Michael Giese

M, b. 5 June 1814, d. 18 July 1897
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJohann Michael Giese was also known as John Michael.
Name VariationJohann Michael Giese was also known as Michael.
  • Johann Michael Giese married Eleanora Ziesmer.
  • Johann Michael Giese was born on 5 June 1814 at Prussia.
  • He died on 18 July 1897 at South Dakota at age 83 also repored as 1894.
Census DateLocation
25 July 1870Honey Creek, Sauk, WisconsinJohann Michael Giese was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at Honey Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Children of Johann Michael Giese and Eleanora Ziesmer

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 8. Dwelling 52.

Eleanora Ziesmer

F, b. 1822, d. 23 December 1871
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationEleanora Ziesmer was also known as Maria Eleonore.
Married NameHer married name was Giese.
Name VariationEleanora Ziesmer was also known as Eleanore.
Name VariationEleanora Ziesmer was also known as Elenore.
  • Eleanora Ziesmer married Johann Michael Giese.
  • Eleanora Ziesmer was born in 1822 at Prussia.
  • She died on 23 December 1871 at Sauk, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocation
25 July 1870Honey Creek, Sauk, WisconsinEleanora Ziesmer was listed in Johann Michael Giese's household on the 1870 Census at Honey Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Children of Eleanora Ziesmer and Johann Michael Giese

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 8. Dwelling 52.

Charlotte Giese

F, b. 17 October 1844, d. 5 October 1925
Father*Johann Michael Giese b. 5 Jun 1814, d. 18 Jul 1897
Mother*Eleanora Ziesmer b. 1822, d. 23 Dec 1871
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationCharlotte Giese was also known as Lottie.
Married Name27 December 1867As of 27 December 1867,her married name was Eichinger.

John Michael Giese Jr.

M, b. 15 June 1846, d. 3 January 1922
Father*Johann Michael Giese b. 5 Jun 1814, d. 18 Jul 1897
Mother*Eleanora Ziesmer b. 1822, d. 23 Dec 1871
Census DateLocation
11 June 1900Watertown City, Codington, South DakotaJohn Michael Giese Jr. was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Watertown City, Codington, South Dakota.1

Children of John Michael Giese Jr. and Albertine Louise Gehrke

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED107. Sheet 11A.

August George Giese

M, b. 11 April 1851, d. 11 October 1930
August Giese b1851
Father*Johann Michael Giese b. 5 Jun 1814, d. 18 Jul 1897
Mother*Eleanora Ziesmer b. 1822, d. 23 Dec 1871
Census DateLocation
25 July 1870Honey Creek, Sauk, WisconsinAugust George Giese was listed in Johann Michael Giese's household on the 1870 Census at Honey Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
5 June 1900Honey Creek, Sauk, WisconsinAugust George Giese was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Honey Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.3
9 May 1910Honey Creek, Sauk, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Honey Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.4
9 April 1930Prairie Du Sac, Sauk, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Prairie Du Sac, Sauk, Wisconsin.5
     August George Giese immigrated in 1864. In Christlieb Mellenthin's will dated 28 February 1884 at Sauk, Wisconsin, August George Giese was named as executor.

Children of August George Giese and Emilia Fredricke Mellenthin

Citations

  1. [S386] Lutheran Church, Evangelical Lutheran Church Records 1875-1940.
  2. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 8. Dwelling 52.
  3. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED137. Dwelling 48.
  4. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED118. Dwelling 136.
  5. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Prairie Du Sac, Sauk, Wisconsin; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 0028.

Emilie A. Giese

F, b. 18 February 1854, d. 21 April 1904
Father*Johann Michael Giese b. 5 Jun 1814, d. 18 Jul 1897
Mother*Eleanora Ziesmer b. 1822, d. 23 Dec 1871
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationEmilie A. Giese was also known as Amelia.
Married Namecirca 1877As of circa 1877,her married name was Homuth.
Married Namecirca 1877As of circa 1877,her married name was Hochmuth.
Census DateLocation
25 July 1870Honey Creek, Sauk, WisconsinEmilie A. Giese was listed in Johann Michael Giese's household on the 1870 Census at Honey Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
June 1880Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinEmilie A. Giese was listed as wife in William Homuth's household on the 1880 Census at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
1900Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinEmilie A. Giese was listed as wife in William Homuth's household on the 1900 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.3
     Emilie A. Giese had zero children.

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 8. Dwelling 52.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: 1446; Family History Film: 1255446; Page: 96D; Enumeration District: 251; .
  3. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T623_1816; Page: 12A; Enumeration District: 142.

Ferdinand Julius Giese

M, b. 3 December 1856, d. 1932
Father*Johann Michael Giese b. 5 Jun 1814, d. 18 Jul 1897
Mother*Eleanora Ziesmer b. 1822, d. 23 Dec 1871
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationFerdinand Julius Giese was also known as Julius.
  • Ferdinand Julius Giese was born on 3 December 1856 at Leipzig, Prussia (now Poland).1
  • He was the son of Johann Michael Giese and Eleanora Ziesmer.
  • Ferdinand Julius Giese was baptized on 14 December 1856 at Valm, Leipzig, Prussia (now Poland).1
  • He married Amelia Radel on 15 March 1881 at St. John's, Leland, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
  • Ferdinand Julius Giese died in 1932.
Census DateLocation
25 July 1870Honey Creek, Sauk, WisconsinFerdinand Julius Giese was listed in Johann Michael Giese's household on the 1870 Census at Honey Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.3
June 1880Codington, Dakota TerritoryFerdinand Julius Giese was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Codington, Dakota Territory.4
1900Elmira, Codington, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Elmira, Codington, South Dakota.5
     Ferdinand Julius Giese immigrated in 1864.

Children of Ferdinand Julius Giese and Amelia Radel

Citations

  1. [S398] Germany Lutheran Church Archives Digital Archives, by Ancestry.com.
  2. [S386] Lutheran Church, Evangelical Lutheran Church Records 1875-1940.
  3. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 8. Dwelling 52.
  4. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ear: 1880; Census Place: , Codington, Dakota Territory; Roll: 112; Family History Film: 1254112; Page: 412B; Enumeration District: 49; .
  5. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Elmira, Codington, South Dakota; Roll: T623_1548; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 101.

Bertha Amalie Friederike Giese

F, b. 10 October 1859, d. 23 September 1929
Father*Johann Michael Giese b. 5 Jun 1814, d. 18 Jul 1897
Mother*Eleanora Ziesmer b. 1822, d. 23 Dec 1871
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1890As of circa 1890,her married name was Jenkins.
  • Bertha Amalie Friederike Giese was born on 10 October 1859 at Leipzig, Prussia (now Poland).1
  • She was the daughter of Johann Michael Giese and Eleanora Ziesmer.
  • Bertha Amalie Friederike Giese was baptized on 23 October 1859 at Valm, Leipzig, Prussia (now Poland).1
  • She married George G. Jenkins circa 1890.
  • Bertha Amalie Friederike Giese died on 23 September 1929 at Lansing, Ingham, Michigan, at age 69.
Census DateLocation
25 July 1870Honey Creek, Sauk, WisconsinBertha Amalie Friederike Giese was listed in Johann Michael Giese's household on the 1870 Census at Honey Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
     Bertha Amalie Friederike Giese had zero children.

Citations

  1. [S398] Germany Lutheran Church Archives Digital Archives, by Ancestry.com.
  2. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 8. Dwelling 52.

Anna Giese

F, b. circa 1865
Father*Johann Michael Giese b. 5 Jun 1814, d. 18 Jul 1897
Mother*Eleanora Ziesmer b. 1822, d. 23 Dec 1871
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAnna Giese was also known as Annie.
Census DateLocation
25 July 1870Honey Creek, Sauk, WisconsinAnna Giese was listed in Johann Michael Giese's household on the 1870 Census at Honey Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 8. Dwelling 52.