Earl M. Sloane

M, b. circa 1896
Father*(?) Sloane d. b 1901
Mother*Sarah Lucinda Moore b. c 1872, d. a Jan 1920
Census DateLocation
16 April 1910Linn, Dallas, IowaEarl M. Sloane was listed as a step-son in Irwin Parker's household on the 1910 Census at Linn, Dallas, Iowa.1

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED11. Dwelling 32.

Roy H. Sloane

M, b. circa 1898
Father*(?) Sloane d. b 1901
Mother*Sarah Lucinda Moore b. c 1872, d. a Jan 1920
Census DateLocation
16 April 1910Linn, Dallas, IowaRoy H. Sloane was listed as a step-son in Irwin Parker's household on the 1910 Census at Linn, Dallas, Iowa.1

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED11. Dwelling 32.

Dan McKinster

M

Adalate Russell

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name12 April 1882As of 12 April 1882,her married name was Parker.

Mary Pistka

F, b. October 1862
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMary Pistka was also known as Barbara.
Married Namecirca 1885As of circa 1885,her married name was Kahnke.
  • Mary Pistka was born in October 1862 at Wisconsin.
  • She married Albert Kahnke circa 1885.

Child of Mary Pistka and Albert Kahnke

Albert Kahnke

M, b. May 1857
  • Albert Kahnke was born in May 1857 at Wisconsin.
  • He married Mary Pistka circa 1885.

Child of Albert Kahnke and Mary Pistka

Denise Ann Sadler

F, b. 15 April 1948, d. 4 August 1948
Father*Wayne P. Sadler b. 30 Apr 1918, d. 10 Oct 1975
  • Denise Ann Sadler was born on 15 April 1948 at Los Angeles, California.
  • She was the daughter of Wayne P. Sadler.
  • Denise Ann Sadler died on 4 August 1948 at Los Angeles, California.

John Ernest Gerlach

M, b. circa 1902
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJohn Ernest Gerlach was also known as Ernest John.
  • John Ernest Gerlach married Margaret A. Riecke.
  • John Ernest Gerlach was born circa 1902 at South Dakota.

Children of John Ernest Gerlach and Margaret A. Riecke

Margaret A. Riecke

F, b. circa 1902
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Gerlach.

Children of Margaret A. Riecke and John Ernest Gerlach

Dorothy Margaret Gerlach

F, b. 17 November 1929, d. January 2005
Father*John Ernest Gerlach b. c 1902
Mother*Margaret A. Riecke b. c 1902
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name9 June 1953As of 9 June 1953,her married name was Travis.
  • Dorothy Margaret Gerlach was born on 17 November 1929.
  • She was the daughter of John Ernest Gerlach and Margaret A. Riecke.
  • Dorothy Margaret Gerlach married Marion Edward Travis, son of Edward F. Travis and Elsie O. Peterson, on 9 June 1953.
  • Dorothy Margaret Gerlach died in January 2005 at age 75 Dorothy Margaret Travis was born November 17, 1929, at the Gerlach farm near Corsica to John E. and Margaret (Riecke) Gerlach. She grew up on this same farm and attended rural grade school and later Parkston High School graduating in 1947. Following high school, she attended Springfield College, where she received her two-year teaching certificate. She then taught rural school for a short time before her marriage to Marion. After moving to Mobridge, she substitute taught, was an Avon representative, worked as a receptionist at the McClellan Dental Office and also worked part-time at Home Spun.
    She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church and the Trinity Lutheran Church Women. They are survived by their four children, Joel Travis, Geismar, La., Mary Travis, Austin, Texas, Joan Helvik, Huron, and Nancy Wagner, Kasilof, Ala; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. In addition, Marion is survived by one brother, Leo Travis, Platte; and three sisters, Helen Srstka, Geddes, Leona Hastert, Raytown, Mo., and Lois Franssen, Platte. Dorothy is survived by five brothers, Norbert Gerlach, Mt. Vernon, Harlan and David Gerlach, both of Rapid City, Garhardt Gerlach, Corsica, and Lambert Gerlach, Clarksdale, Ariz; four sisters, Mary Paradise, Mitchell, June Droppers, Rapid City, Barbara Nesheim, Cave Creek, Ariz., and Patty Butterfield, Seattle, Wash. Marion was preceded in death by his parents; one son, Mark Allen in 1967; and two brothers, Dallas and LuAllen. Dorothy was preceded in death by her parents; one son, Mark Allen, in 1967; and one sister, Judy Mae.

Child of Dorothy Margaret Gerlach and Marion Edward Travis

Marion Edward Travis

M, b. 12 April 1927, d. January 2005
Father*Edward F. Travis b. c 1892
Mother*Elsie O. Peterson b. c 1892
  • Marion Edward Travis was born on 12 April 1927 at South Dakota.
  • He was the son of Edward F. Travis and Elsie O. Peterson.
  • Marion Edward Travis married Dorothy Margaret Gerlach, daughter of John Ernest Gerlach and Margaret A. Riecke, on 9 June 1953.
  • Marion Edward Travis died in January 2005 at age 77 Funeral services for Marion and Dorothy Travis were held Saturday, Jan. 29, 2005, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Mobridge, with Fr. John Short and Rev. Doug Westerlund officiating. Music was provided by Marge Mertz, organist, St. Joseph’s Catholic Church Choir and the congregation. Interment was made at the Greenwood Cemetery in Mobridge. Casketbearers were Lyle Fuhrman, Ron Heper, John Leff, Bob Larson, Robert Krumm, Ken Heil, Don Paulson, Everett Batcheller, Art Borth, Ray Miklos, Steve Fuhrman and Shorty Bader. Marion Edward Travis was born April 12, 1927, on a farm near Platte to Edward and Elsie (Peterson) Travis. He grew up on this same farm and attended school in Platte, graduating from Platte High School in 1945. Following high school, he enlisted in the U.S. Army from 1945-1946. Following his discharge from the Army, he attended South Dakota State University and earned a bachelor of science degree in agriculture. He spent a short time living and working in Kansas City. He married Dorothy Gerlach at Platte June 9, 1953. They made their home in Watertown for a short time before moving to Tyndall where he began his career with the Dept. of Social Services. In 1959, they moved to Mobridge where they have since resided. While living in Mobridge, he continued his career with the Dept. of Social Services before retiring in 1989. He was a member of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, the Lions Club, Bridge City Coin Club and the State Archeological Society.
    Dorothy Margaret Travis was born November 17, 1929, at the Gerlach farm near Corsica to John E. and Margaret (Riecke) Gerlach. She grew up on this same farm and attended rural grade school and later Parkston High School graduating in 1947. Following high school, she attended Springfield College, where she received her two-year teaching certificate. She then taught rural school for a short time before her marriage to Marion. After moving to Mobridge, she substitute taught, was an Avon representative, worked as a receptionist at the McClellan Dental Office and also worked part-time at Home Spun.
    She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church and the Trinity Lutheran Church Women. They are survived by their four children, Joel Travis, Geismar, La., Mary Travis, Austin, Texas, Joan Helvik, Huron, and Nancy Wagner, Kasilof, Ala; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. In addition, Marion is survived by one brother, Leo Travis, Platte; and three sisters, Helen Srstka, Geddes, Leona Hastert, Raytown, Mo., and Lois Franssen, Platte. Dorothy is survived by five brothers, Norbert Gerlach, Mt. Vernon, Harlan and David Gerlach, both of Rapid City, Garhardt Gerlach, Corsica, and Lambert Gerlach, Clarksdale, Ariz; four sisters, Mary Paradise, Mitchell, June Droppers, Rapid City, Barbara Nesheim, Cave Creek, Ariz., and Patty Butterfield, Seattle, Wash. Marion was preceded in death by his parents; one son, Mark Allen in 1967; and two brothers, Dallas and LuAllen. Dorothy was preceded in death by her parents; one son, Mark Allen, in 1967; and one sister, Judy Mae.

Child of Marion Edward Travis and Dorothy Margaret Gerlach

Edward F. Travis

M, b. circa 1892
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationEdward F. Travis was also known as Ed F.
  • Edward F. Travis was born circa 1892 at Iowa.
  • He married Elsie O. Peterson circa 1918.

Children of Edward F. Travis and Elsie O. Peterson

Elsie O. Peterson

F, b. circa 1892
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1918As of circa 1918,her married name was Travis.
  • Elsie O. Peterson was born circa 1892 at Iowa.
  • She married Edward F. Travis circa 1918.

Children of Elsie O. Peterson and Edward F. Travis

Helen E. Travis

F, b. 13 September 1920, d. 21 December 2005
Father*Edward F. Travis b. c 1892
Mother*Elsie O. Peterson b. c 1892
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Srstka.
  • Helen E. Travis was born on 13 September 1920 at South Dakota.
  • She was the daughter of Edward F. Travis and Elsie O. Peterson.
  • Helen E. Travis died on 21 December 2005 at age 85 Helen E. Srstka, 85, Platte, died Dec. 21, 2005, in Platte, SD. Survivors include two daughters, Janice and Greg Iversen, Sturgis, Pat Ahrens and fiance Ron King, So. Sioux City, NE; two sons, Robert and Arliss Srstka, Geddes, and Dennis and Linda Srstka, Sioux Falls; one daughter-in-law, Kathy Srstka, Rapid City; one brother, Leo Travis, Platte; two sisters, Lois and Raymond Franssens, Platte, and Leona and Glenn Hastert, Raytown, Mo; 20 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Grandchildren from the Rapid City area include Patty and Ross Brown and C.J. and Rockie, Dan Long, John and Nancy Srstka and Caitlin, Todd Srstka, Chris Srstka, Charissma and Ken Straatmeyer and Adeline, Elaura and Harm; from Red Shirt, Lisa and John Swallow and Forrest; and from Newell, James and Jennifer Srstka and Elijah, Ian and Jackson. Services were held Dec. 23 at St. Ann's Catholic Church, Geddes, SD, Father Paul Josten officiant.

Mark Allen Travis

M, d. 1967
Father*Marion Edward Travis b. 12 Apr 1927, d. Jan 2005
Mother*Dorothy Margaret Gerlach b. 17 Nov 1929, d. Jan 2005

Dallas F. Travis

M, b. circa 1914, d. before 2005
Father*Edward F. Travis b. c 1892
Mother*Elsie O. Peterson b. c 1892

LuAllen J. Travis

M, b. circa 1919, d. before 2005
Father*Edward F. Travis b. c 1892
Mother*Elsie O. Peterson b. c 1892

Judy Mae Gerlach

F, d. before 2005
Father*John Ernest Gerlach b. c 1902
Mother*Margaret A. Riecke b. c 1902

Emil Dombrock

M, d. 1957

William Burmester

M, b. circa 1877
  • William Burmester married Emma (?).
  • William Burmester was born circa 1877.

Children of William Burmester and Emma (?)

Emma (?)

F, b. circa 1886
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Burmester.

Children of Emma (?) and William Burmester

Ervin Burmester

M, b. circa 1910, d. after 1971
Father*William Burmester b. c 1877
Mother*Emma (?) b. c 1886
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationErvin Burmester was also known as Erven.

Vera Burmester

F, b. 10 February 1912, d. 16 February 1983
Father*William Burmester b. c 1877
Mother*Emma (?) b. c 1886
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Sonnenberg.

Alice Burmester

F, b. circa 1914, d. after 1971
Father*William Burmester b. c 1877
Mother*Emma (?) b. c 1886
     At Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin, article "Reedsburg's First Hospital" written by Ruth Seymour Burmester which mentions sister Mary Seymour, and sister-in-law Alice Burmester.1

Citations

  1. [S215] Sesquicentennial History Committee, Reedsburg Remembers 150 Years, Pages 68-69.

Esther Burmester

F, b. circa 1916, d. after 1971
Father*William Burmester b. c 1877
Mother*Emma (?) b. c 1886
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Mielke.
Name VariationEsther Burmester was also known as Ester.

William C. Burmester

M, b. 20 October 1917, d. 9 November 1974
Father*William Burmester b. c 1877
Mother*Emma (?) b. c 1886
  • William C. Burmester was born on 20 October 1917.
  • He was the son of William Burmester and Emma (?).
  • William C. Burmester died on 9 November 1974 at age 57.

Emma Burmester

F, b. circa 1922, d. after 1971
Father*William Burmester b. c 1877
Mother*Emma (?) b. c 1886
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Westerman.

Herman W. Sonnenberg

M, b. 6 June 1904, d. 10 February 1972
Father*Emil Sonnenberg b. 1872, d. 2 Jul 1960
Mother*Anna Krueger b. 6 Sep 1876, d. 16 Jul 1967
     At Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin, article about Blacksmith shop owned by Emil and Herman Sonneberg.1
Reedsburg Remembers - Blacksmith shop owned by Emil and Herman Sonneberg - pages 85-86

Citations

  1. [S215] Sesquicentennial History Committee, Reedsburg Remembers 150 Years, Pages 85-86.

Emil Sonnenberg

M, b. 1872, d. 2 July 1960
  • Emil Sonnenberg was born in 1872 at Germany.
  • He married Anna Krueger circa 1903.
  • Emil Sonnenberg died on 2 July 1960.
     At Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin, article about Blacksmith shop owned by Emil and Herman Sonneberg.1
Reedsburg Remembers - Blacksmith shop owned by Emil and Herman Sonneberg - pages 85-86
Emil Sonnenberg immigrated in 1893.

Children of Emil Sonnenberg and Anna Krueger

Citations

  1. [S215] Sesquicentennial History Committee, Reedsburg Remembers 150 Years, Pages 85-86.

Anna Krueger

F, b. 6 September 1876, d. 16 July 1967
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1903As of circa 1903,her married name was Sonnenberg.
  • Anna Krueger was born on 6 September 1876 at Germany.
  • She married Emil Sonnenberg circa 1903.
  • Anna Krueger died on 16 July 1967 at age 90.
     Anna Krueger had 3 with 3 living in 1910 children.

Children of Anna Krueger and Emil Sonnenberg