John Beck

M, b. 27 February 1867, d. 20 March 1913
Life EventDateDescription
Birth27 February 1867John Beck was born on 27 February 1867.
Marriage10 November 1892He married Elizabeth Borget, daughter of Adolph Borget and Theresa Reuschlein, on 10 November 1892.
Death20 March 1913John Beck died on 20 March 1913 at age 46.

Frank Xavior Ederer

M, b. 4 August 1870, d. July 1951
Father*Johann Ederer b. 4 Apr 1827, d. 18 May 1900
Mother*Eva Margaretha Decker b. 13 May 1828, d. 5 Sep 1910
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationFrank Xavior Ederer was also known as Ferry.
Name VariationFrank Xavior Ederer was also known as Xavior.
Name VariationFrank Xavior Ederer was also known as C.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth4 August 1870Frank Xavior Ederer was born on 4 August 1870 at Bavaria, Germany, also reported as Aug. 3, 1870.
He was the son of Johann Ederer and Eva Margaretha Decker.
Marriage21 May 1895Frank Xavior Ederer married Johanna Borget, daughter of Adolph Borget and Theresa Reuschlein, on 21 May 1895.
DeathJuly 1951Frank Xavior Ederer died in July 1951 at Plain, Sauk, Wisconsin, at age 80 Frank X Ederer obituary.
Madison Wisconsin State Journal July 17, 1951 - Frank X Ederer obituary
BurialJuly 1951He was buried in July 1951 at St Luke Catholic Cemetery, Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.
Frank X and Johanna Ederer tombstone
  • In Johann Ederer's will dated 4 May 1900 at Sauk, Wisconsin, Frank Xavior Ederer was named as an heir.

Children of Frank Xavior Ederer and Johanna Borget

Leo B. Korbach

M, b. 21 June 1919
Life EventDateDescription
Birth21 June 1919Leo B. Korbach was born on 21 June 1919.
Marriage27 May 1947He married Mary Elizabeth Thering, daughter of Albert A. Thering and Elizabeth M. Lins, on 27 May 1947.

M. W. Moses

M, b. circa 1837
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1837M. W. Moses was born circa 1837 at Ohio.
Marriagebefore 1857He married Nancy Stailey, daughter of (?) Stailey and Mariah (?), before 1857.
Census DateLocationDescription
12 July 1860Walker, Anderson, Kansas TerritoryM. W. Moses was listed in Samuel Straub Stailey's household on the 1860 Census at Walker, Anderson, Kansas Territory; living next door to Henry Stailey.1

Child of M. W. Moses and Nancy Stailey

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Handwritten number 117. Dwelling 267.

Mary Moses

F, b. circa 1857
Father*M. W. Moses b. c 1837
Mother*Nancy Stailey b. c 1832
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1857Mary Moses was born circa 1857 at Ohio.
She was the daughter of M. W. Moses and Nancy Stailey.
Census DateLocationDescription
12 July 1860Walker, Anderson, Kansas TerritoryMary Moses was listed in Samuel Straub Stailey's household on the 1860 Census at Walker, Anderson, Kansas Territory; living next door to Henry Stailey.1

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Handwritten number 117. Dwelling 267.

J. F. Burnham

M, b. circa 1835
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1835J. F. Burnham was born circa 1835 at Maine.
Marriagebefore 1858He married Catherine Stailey, daughter of (?) Stailey and Mariah (?), before 1858.
Census DateLocationDescription
12 July 1860Walker, Anderson, Kansas TerritoryJ. F. Burnham was listed in Samuel Straub Stailey's household on the 1860 Census at Walker, Anderson, Kansas Territory; living next door to Henry Stailey.1

Child of J. F. Burnham and Catherine Stailey

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Handwritten number 117. Dwelling 267.

Charles Burnham

M, b. circa 1858
Father*J. F. Burnham b. c 1835
Mother*Catherine Stailey b. c 1836
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1858Charles Burnham was born circa 1858 at Ohio.
He was the son of J. F. Burnham and Catherine Stailey.
Census DateLocationDescription
12 July 1860Walker, Anderson, Kansas TerritoryCharles Burnham was listed in Samuel Straub Stailey's household on the 1860 Census at Walker, Anderson, Kansas Territory; living next door to Henry Stailey.1

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Handwritten number 117. Dwelling 267.

Glenn Edward Rowland

M, b. 11 March 1915, d. 2 November 1974
Father*Chester John Rowland b. 30 Sep 1890, d. 9 Dec 1969
Mother*Lavina Fox Sinsabaugh b. 8 Oct 1895, d. Mar 1973
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationGlenn Edward Rowland was also known as Edward.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageGlenn Edward Rowland married Ruth Catherine Hanna.
Birth11 March 1915Glenn Edward Rowland was born on 11 March 1915 at Missouri.
He was the son of Chester John Rowland and Lavina Fox Sinsabaugh.
Death2 November 1974Glenn Edward Rowland died on 2 November 1974 at Minnesota at age 59.
Census DateLocationDescription
1930Kansas City, Jackson, MissouriGlenn Edward Rowland was listed as a son in Chester John Rowland's household on the 1930 Census at Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri; Roll: 1202; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 229; Image: 855.0; FHL microfilm: 2340937.

Iona Jean Rowland

F, b. 5 August 1922, d. 31 December 1997
Father*Chester John Rowland b. 30 Sep 1890, d. 9 Dec 1969
Mother*Lavina Fox Sinsabaugh b. 8 Oct 1895, d. Mar 1973
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationIona Jean Rowland was also known as Iona G.
Married Name30 April 1944As of 30 April 1944,her married name was Henderson.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth5 August 1922Iona Jean Rowland was born on 5 August 1922 at Missouri.
She was the daughter of Chester John Rowland and Lavina Fox Sinsabaugh.
Marriage30 April 1944Iona Jean Rowland married Welch Henderson on 30 April 1944.
Death31 December 1997Iona Jean Rowland died on 31 December 1997 at Minnesota at age 75.
Census DateLocationDescription
1930Kansas City, Jackson, MissouriIona Jean Rowland was listed as a daughter in Chester John Rowland's household on the 1930 Census at Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri.1
15 April 1940Kansas City, Jackson, MissouriIona Jean Rowland was listed as a daughter in Chester John Rowland's household on the 1940 Census at Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri.2

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri; Roll: 1202; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 229; Image: 855.0; FHL microfilm: 2340937.
  2. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri; Roll: T627_2179; Page: 12B; Enumeration District: 116-326.

Anton Friedrich August Hillman

M, b. 14 July 1890, d. 12 March 1918
Father*Otto Theodor Johann Hillmann
Mother*Bertha Alvina Ernestine Harder
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAnton Friedrich August Hillman was also known as Anton Fred.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth14 July 1890Anton Friedrich August Hillman was born on 14 July 1890 at Thayer, Nebraska, also reported as 14 Jul 1891.
He was the son of Otto Theodor Johann Hillmann and Bertha Alvina Ernestine Harder.
Marriagebefore March 1918Anton Friedrich August Hillman married Fernanda H. Schulze, daughter of Fred Henry Schulze and Ida Brammert, before March 1918 at first marriage for her.
Death12 March 1918Anton Friedrich August Hillman died on 12 March 1918 at France at age 27 Died with honor in the service of his country in France. Co. A, 128th Inf. 32nd Div. - WW I.
Madison Wisconsin State Journal March 21, 1918 - Anton Hillman death notice
  • On 5 June 1917 at World War I Draft Registration, Sauk, Wisconsin, dependents listed as wife and brother.

Fred Henry Schulze

M, b. 30 April 1867, d. 1 May 1949
Life EventDateDescription
Birth30 April 1867Fred Henry Schulze was born on 30 April 1867 at Germany.
Marriagebefore 1893He married Ida Brammert, daughter of Ludwig Brammert and Dora (?), before 1893.
Death1 May 1949Fred Henry Schulze died on 1 May 1949 at age 82.
  • Fred Henry Schulze immigrated in 1882.

Children of Fred Henry Schulze and Ida Brammert

Ida Brammert

F, b. 19 July 1872, d. 8 November 1909
Father*Ludwig Brammert b. c 1841, d. b 1905
Mother*Dora (?) b. c 1840, d. a 1905
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore 1893As of before 1893,her married name was Schulze.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth19 July 1872Ida Brammert was born on 19 July 1872 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Ludwig Brammert and Dora (?).
Marriagebefore 1893Ida Brammert married Fred Henry Schulze before 1893.
Death8 November 1909Ida Brammert died on 8 November 1909 at age 37.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinIda Brammert was listed as a daughter in Ludwig Brammert's household on the 1880 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Children of Ida Brammert and Fred Henry Schulze

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T9_1446; Family History Film: 1255446; Page: 205.2000; .

Reinhold H. Schulze

M, b. 12 February 1896, d. 12 December 1961
Father*Fred Henry Schulze b. 30 Apr 1867, d. 1 May 1949
Mother*Ida Brammert b. 19 Jul 1872, d. 8 Nov 1909
Life EventDateDescription
Birth12 February 1896Reinhold H. Schulze was born on 12 February 1896 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Fred Henry Schulze and Ida Brammert.
Death12 December 1961Reinhold H. Schulze died on 12 December 1961 at age 65.
  • On 5 June 1917 at World War I Draft Registration, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Arnold Emil Schulze

M, b. 12 February 1896
Father*Fred Henry Schulze b. 30 Apr 1867, d. 1 May 1949
Mother*Ida Brammert b. 19 Jul 1872, d. 8 Nov 1909
Life EventDateDescription
Birth12 February 1896Arnold Emil Schulze was born on 12 February 1896 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Fred Henry Schulze and Ida Brammert.
  • On 5 June 1917 at World War I Draft Registration, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Louis Albert Schulze

M, b. 19 July 1899
Father*Fred Henry Schulze b. 30 Apr 1867, d. 1 May 1949
Mother*Ida Brammert b. 19 Jul 1872, d. 8 Nov 1909
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLouis Albert Schulze was also known as Lewis.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth19 July 1899Louis Albert Schulze was born on 19 July 1899 at Sauk, Wisconsin.
He was the son of Fred Henry Schulze and Ida Brammert.
  • On 12 September 1918 at World War I Draft Registration, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Etta N. Schulze

F, b. 19 July 1905
Father*Fred Henry Schulze b. 30 Apr 1867, d. 1 May 1949
Mother*Ida Brammert b. 19 Jul 1872, d. 8 Nov 1909
Life EventDateDescription
Birth19 July 1905Etta N. Schulze was born on 19 July 1905 at Sauk, Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Fred Henry Schulze and Ida Brammert.

Frederick Schulze

M, b. circa 1909
Father*Fred Henry Schulze b. 30 Apr 1867, d. 1 May 1949
Mother*Ida Brammert b. 19 Jul 1872, d. 8 Nov 1909
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1909Frederick Schulze was born circa 1909 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Fred Henry Schulze and Ida Brammert.

Dora (?)

F, b. circa 1840, d. after 1905
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Brammert.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageDora (?) married Ludwig Brammert.
Birthcirca 1840Dora (?) was born circa 1840 at Hannover, Saxony, Germany.
Deathafter 1905She died after 1905.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinDora (?) was listed as wife in Ludwig Brammert's household on the 1880 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Children of Dora (?) and Ludwig Brammert

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T9_1446; Family History Film: 1255446; Page: 205.2000; .

Ludwig Brammert

M, b. circa 1841, d. before 1905
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageLudwig Brammert married Dora (?).
Birthcirca 1841Ludwig Brammert was born circa 1841 at Hannover, Saxony, Germany.
Deathbefore 1905He died before 1905.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinLudwig Brammert was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Children of Ludwig Brammert and Dora (?)

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T9_1446; Family History Film: 1255446; Page: 205.2000; .

Louisa Brammert

F, b. 28 May 1870, d. 10 May 1898
Father*Ludwig Brammert b. c 1841, d. b 1905
Mother*Dora (?) b. c 1840, d. a 1905
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name11 November 1888As of 11 November 1888,her married name was Wittgraefe.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth28 May 1870Louisa Brammert was born on 28 May 1870 at Wisconsin also reported as Germany.
She was the daughter of Ludwig Brammert and Dora (?).
Marriage11 November 1888Louisa Brammert married Carl William Wittgraefe on 11 November 1888.
Death10 May 1898Louisa Brammert died on 10 May 1898 at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin, at age 27.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinLouisa Brammert was listed as a daughter in Ludwig Brammert's household on the 1880 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Children of Louisa Brammert and Carl William Wittgraefe

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T9_1446; Family History Film: 1255446; Page: 205.2000; .

Ella Brammert

F, b. circa 1875
Father*Ludwig Brammert b. c 1841, d. b 1905
Mother*Dora (?) b. c 1840, d. a 1905
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1875Ella Brammert was born circa 1875 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Ludwig Brammert and Dora (?).
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinElla Brammert was listed as a daughter in Ludwig Brammert's household on the 1880 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T9_1446; Family History Film: 1255446; Page: 205.2000; .

Emery Brammert

M, b. circa 1878
Father*Ludwig Brammert b. c 1841, d. b 1905
Mother*Dora (?) b. c 1840, d. a 1905
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1878Emery Brammert was born circa 1878 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Ludwig Brammert and Dora (?).
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinEmery Brammert was listed as a son in Ludwig Brammert's household on the 1880 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T9_1446; Family History Film: 1255446; Page: 205.2000; .

Reinhard Henry Harms

M, b. 1918, d. 17 October 2009
Father*Henry A. Harms b. Dec 1888, d. 1960
Mother*Amanda A. Peters b. Apr 1894, d. 1 Sep 1976
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationReinhard Henry Harms was also known as Rhinehart.
Name VariationReinhard Henry Harms was also known as Reinhold.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageReinhard Henry Harms married Irene L. Kuhnau, daughter of Leonhard Kuhnau and Emma Wenzel.
Birth1918Reinhard Henry Harms was born in 1918 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Henry A. Harms and Amanda A. Peters.
Death17 October 2009Reinhard Henry Harms died on 17 October 2009 Reinhard Henry Harms, age 91, of Reedsburg, died on Saturday, October 17, 2009, at the Reedsburg Area Medical Center. He is survived by his wife, Irene of Reedsburg; his children, Linda Taylor of Reedsburg, Richard (Darlene) Harms of Cross Plains, Lora (Ted Pittman) Harms of Madison, Robert (Michelle) Harms of Reedsburg, Russell (Elvia) Harms of Brentwood, Tenn., Ronald (Deb Nachtigal) Harms of Reedsburg; four grandchildren, Joshua, Jennifer, Nathan and Janell; his brothers and sisters, Ruth Tietje of Loganville, Armand (Donna) Harms of Rock Springs, Raymond (Ione) Harms of Reedsburg; nieces; nephews; along with other relatives and friends. Funeral services will be conducted on Wednesday, October 21, 2009, at 1 p.m., in ST. PETER'S LUTHERAN CHURCH, Reedsburg, with Pastor Paul Crolius officiating. Burial will be made in St. John's Lutheran Cemetery, Loganville, with military graveside rites being conducted by the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 1916, of Reedsburg. Visitation will be on Tuesday, from 5 to 7 p.m., at the FARBER FUNERAL HOME, and, again, on Wednesday from 12 p.m., until the time of service.
Census DateLocationDescription
17 January 1920Washington, Sauk, WisconsinReinhard Henry Harms was listed as a son in Henry A. Harms's household on the 1920 Census at Washington, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
8 April 1930Washington, Sauk, WisconsinReinhard Henry Harms was listed as a son in Henry A. Harms's household on the 1930 Census at Washington, Sauk, Wisconsin.2

Child of Reinhard Henry Harms and Irene L. Kuhnau

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED212. Dwelling 3.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Washington, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: 2609; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 38; Image: 496.0.

Ruth M. Harms

F, b. October 1919, d. 18 November 2014
Father*Henry A. Harms b. Dec 1888, d. 1960
Mother*Amanda A. Peters b. Apr 1894, d. 1 Sep 1976
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Tietje.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageRuth M. Harms married Walter H. W. Tietje.
BirthOctober 1919Ruth M. Harms was born in October 1919 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Henry A. Harms and Amanda A. Peters.
Death18 November 2014Ruth M. Harms died on 18 November 2014 at Sauk, Wisconsin, at age 95 Ruth Martha Tietje, age 95, of Reedsburg, passed away on Tuesday, November 18, 2014, at the Sauk County Health Care Center. She was born on September 8, 1919, in Ironton Township, Sauk County, Wisconsin, the daughter of Henry and Amanda (Peters) Harms. Ruth was united in marriage to Walter H. W. Tietje. This marriage was blessed with three children. Walter preceded her in death on March 27, 1997.

Ruth was a life-long member of St. John Lutheran Church in Loganville, where she was an active member. She was employed as a nurses aid at the Sauk County Health Care Center for 22 years, retiring in 1986. She worked at the Reedsburg Woolen Mill for many years and helped Walter on the farm during their years together. She was also a member of the Prairie View Homemakers. Ruth enjoyed gardening, baking, and cooking. Above all, she cherished the time she spent with her family.

Ruth was also preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Reinhard, Henry, Edward and Armand; and sister, Caroline.

She is survived by her children: Kenneth (Sandy) Tietje of Leland, MI,
Karen (Ron) Markley of Prairie du Sac,
Cheryl (Rick) McCauley of Loganville;
Grandchildren: Stephanie Tietje, Chris (Cindy) Tietje, Brian (Tammy) Markley, Tim (Lesley) Markley, Greg (Liz) Markley, Nichole (Chuck) Stingley, Kristin McCauley, Chad McCauley;
Great-grandchildren: Cody Tietje, Laura, Ethan, and Addison Markley, Atana Markley, Kyle and Owen Markley, Mallory and Maxwell Stingley;
Brother, Raymond (Ione) Harms of Reedsburg;
Sisters-in-law: Irene Harms of Reedsburg,
Lucy Harms of Reedsburg,
Dorothy Christenson of Waunakee;
Several nieces, nephews along with other relatives and friends.

Funeral services for Ruth M. Tietje will be conducted at 11:00 AM on Monday, November 24, 2014, at St. John Lutheran Church, Loganville, with Pastor Timothy Anderson officiating. Burial will follow in St. John Cemetery, Loganville. Visitation will be held on Sunday from 2:00 to 5:00 PM at the Farber Funeral Home, Reedsburg, and on Monday from 10:00 AM until the time of the service at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. John Lutheran Church of Loganville, or St. Peter’s Broadcast Fund, Reedsburg.
Census DateLocationDescription
17 January 1920Washington, Sauk, WisconsinRuth M. Harms was listed as a daughter in Henry A. Harms's household on the 1920 Census at Washington, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
8 April 1930Washington, Sauk, WisconsinRuth M. Harms was listed as a daughter in Henry A. Harms's household on the 1930 Census at Washington, Sauk, Wisconsin.2

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED212. Dwelling 3.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Washington, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: 2609; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 38; Image: 496.0.

Gerhard Harms

M, b. circa 1918
Father*William E. Harms b. 30 Jul 1883, d. 8 Mar 1963
Mother*Elsie Goetsch b. 14 Aug 1890, d. 29 Aug 1968
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1918Gerhard Harms was born circa 1918 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of William E. Harms and Elsie Goetsch.
Census DateLocationDescription
19 April 1930Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinGerhard Harms was listed as a son in William E. Harms's household on the 1930 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; living next door to his brother F. W. Harms.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED39. Dwelling 93.

Wilbert W. Harms

M, b. 8 March 1921, d. 22 January 2011
Father*Ludwig E. Harms b. 9 Aug 1893, d. 11 Mar 1971
Mother*Emma E. Roewer b. 1895, d. 1977
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationWilbert W. Harms was also known as Bill.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth8 March 1921Wilbert W. Harms was born on 8 March 1921 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Ludwig E. Harms and Emma E. Roewer.
Death22 January 2011Wilbert W. Harms died on 22 January 2011 at age 89 Wilbert W. Harms, 89, of Reedsburg, died Saturday, Jan. 22, 2011, at the Reedsburg Area Senior Life Center.

He was born March 8, 1921 in the Town of Westfield, the son of Ludwig and Emma Roewer Harms. He was married to Delores Luetkens at St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Loganville, on June 9, 1950.

"Bill" had a love for the earth, the soil of the earth, the land he farmed for so many years and the times he spent hunting and fishing. He enjoyed serving the Lord, his church home at St. John's Lutheran in Loganville and taking care of the church cemetery for many years.

He was preceded in death by his parents; an infant son; and his brothers- and sisters-in-law, Gilbert Muchow, Norbert Luetkens, Vera Mae and Orville Hahn.

He is survived by his wife, Delores Harms of Reedsburg; his children, Kathy (John) Reuter of Reedsburg and Marie (Kevin) Holman of Texas; five grandchildren, Ryan, Renee and Russell Reuter, Sara (David) Holman-Nash and Laura (Mark) Douglas; one great-granddaughter, Masina; his sister and brothers, Arleda Muchow of Reedsburg, Jerome (Rita) Harms of Reedsburg and Arend (Marcella) Harms of Reedsburg; brothers- and sisters-in-law, Vernice and Donald Schultz of Reedsburg and Marlene and Marty Koenecke of Reedsburg; many nieces; nephews; and other relatives and friends.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday at St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Loganville, with Pastor Paul Crolius officiating. Burial will follow in St. John Lutheran Cemetery, Westfield Township. Visitation will take place from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday at Farber Funeral Home in Reedsburg.

Memorials of remembrance may be made to St. John's Lutheran Cemetery, Loganville, or to the Reedsburg Area Senior Life Center.

Farber Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.
Census DateLocationDescription
19 April 1930Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinWilbert W. Harms was listed as a son in Ludwig E. Harms's household on the 1930 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; living next door to his brother F. W. Harms.1

Child of Wilbert W. Harms

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED39. Dwelling 95.

Arleda E. Harms

F, b. 1 February 1923, d. 21 July 2015
Father*Ludwig E. Harms b. 9 Aug 1893, d. 11 Mar 1971
Mother*Emma E. Roewer b. 1895, d. 1977
Arleda Harms Muchow
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationArleda E. Harms was also known as Arlida.
Married Name2 June 1950As of 2 June 1950,her married name was Muchow.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1 February 1923Arleda E. Harms was born on 1 February 1923 at Sauk, Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Ludwig E. Harms and Emma E. Roewer.
Marriage2 June 1950Arleda E. Harms married Gilbert R. Muchow, son of Lucas Reinhold Muchow and Marie Schrank, on 2 June 1950 at Sauk, Wisconsin.
Death21 July 2015Arleda E. Harms died on 21 July 2015 at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin, at age 92 Arleda E. Muchow, age 92, of Reedsburg, died on Tuesday, July 21, 2015, in the Reedsburg Area Medical Center. She was born on Feb. 1, 1923, in the Town of Westfield, Sauk County, the daughter of Louie and Emma (Roewer) Harms.

On June 2, 1950, she was married to Gilbert R. Muchow. Arleda was a faithful member of St. Peter's Lutheran Church in Loganville where she was active in the church choir, the quilting group and the Ladies Aid. She was a Milwaukee Brewers and Green Bay Packers fan and enjoyed baking, fishing, attending her grandchildren's sporting events and volunteering at the Reedsburg Area Medical Center. She also had beautiful flower gardens and was an excellent seamstress.

Survivors include her three children, Karen (Rollie) Schultz of Verona, Charles (Lauri) Muchow of Loganville, and Diane (Dale) Fish of Reedsburg; six grandchildren, Angela (Adam) Hanson, Charli Muchow, Chelsey Muchow, and her finace, Matt Rockweiler, Lucas Muchow, Jodi (Mike) McCarville and Jared Fish; three great-grandchildren, Brooks and Emmett Hanson, and Jaxson McCarville; two brothers, Jerome (Rita) Harms and Arend (Marcella) Harms, both of Reedsburg; four sisters-in-law, Delores Harms of Reedsburg, Elva Gluth of Loganville, Estella Muchow of Hillpoint, and Myrtle Muchow of Reedsburg; a brother-in-law, Melvin Brandt of Baraboo; many nieces and nephews; other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Gilly, on Jan. 17, 2011; her brother, Wilbert Harms; several brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Monday, July 27, 2015, at ST. PETER'S LUTHERAN CHURCH in Loganville, with Pastor Donald Glanzer officiating. Interment will be in St. Peter's Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday at the HOOF FUNERAL HOME in Reedsburg, and from 10 a.m. until the time of the service on Monday at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials to St. Peter's Lutheran Church would be appreciated.

The Hoof Funeral Home is serving the family.
Madison Wisconsin State Journal July 24, 2015 - Arleda (Harms) Muchow obituary
Census DateLocationDescription
19 April 1930Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinArleda E. Harms was listed as a daughter in Ludwig E. Harms's household on the 1930 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; living next door to his brother F. W. Harms.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED39. Dwelling 95.

Jerome L. Harms

M, b. 15 March 1926, d. 21 October 2017
Father*Ludwig E. Harms b. 9 Aug 1893, d. 11 Mar 1971
Mother*Emma E. Roewer b. 1895, d. 1977
Jerome Harms - Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI 1944
Name TypeDateDescription
NicknameJerome L. Harms also went by the name of Jug.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth15 March 1926Jerome L. Harms was born on 15 March 1926 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Ludwig E. Harms and Emma E. Roewer.
Death21 October 2017Jerome L. Harms died on 21 October 2017 at age 91 On October 21, 2017, a beautiful sun kissed autumn day, our beloved Jerome "Jug" L. Harms went home to the Lord. We were graced with his presence on March 15, 1926 in the Town of Westfield, Sauk County the son of Louie and Emma (Roewer) Harms. He was a veteran of World War II serving with the U.S. Army. Jug was united in marriage to his best friend, partner and Love of his Life, Rita Rose Howard on June 30, 1956. He was employed with Gerber Corporation for many years until his retirement and was an active and lifelong member of the St John Lutheran Church in Loganville where his gift of singing was shared and inspired with joy and love. Blueberry Lake was a special place where he spent most of his summers fishing, golfing and enjoying the wonders of the northern woods. Jug will always be remembered for his gentle kind heart, his graceful moves across the dance floor and his willingness to bless us with a song. He is survived by his wife: Rita Harms; his dearest brother: Arend, and his wife, Marcella; sisters in-law: Delores Harms, Mary Douglas, Bessie Kraemer, Jessie Conlin, Cecelia Gruber, Mary Jane Howard and Patricia Schaefer; his brother-in-law; Donald Schaefer along with many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; brother: Wilbert; sister: Arleda Muchow and brother in-law: Gilbert Muchow along with many other sisters and brothers in-law, nieces and nephews who all shaped and shared in the colorful memories of Jug's Life. Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 A.M. on Thursday, October 26, 2017 at St. John Lutheran Church in Loganville with Pastor Tim Anderson officiating. Interment will be in St. Peter's Lutheran Cemetery in Reedsburg where military honors will be conducted by the Reedsburg Area Veterans Honor Guard. There will be a visitation from 4:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. on Wednesday at the Hoof Funeral Home in Reedsburg and after 10:00 A.M. on Thursday at the church. A luncheon will follow the committal service at the Voyageur Inn. In lieu of flowers, memorials to St. John Lutheran Church would be appreciated. The Hoof Funeral Home is serving the family.
Census DateLocationDescription
19 April 1930Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinJerome L. Harms was listed as a son in Ludwig E. Harms's household on the 1930 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; living next door to his brother F. W. Harms.1
  • Jerome L. Harms graduated in 1944 at Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED39. Dwelling 95.

Infant Harms

M, b. circa 1952, d. 17 November 1952
Father*Wilbert W. Harms b. 8 Mar 1921, d. 22 Jan 2011
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1952Infant Harms was born circa 1952.
He was the son of Wilbert W. Harms.
Death17 November 1952Infant Harms died on 17 November 1952.

Irene L. Kuhnau

F, b. 18 April 1923
Father*Leonhard Kuhnau b. 19 Apr 1896, d. 26 Feb 1977
Mother*Emma Wenzel
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Harms.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageIrene L. Kuhnau married Reinhard Henry Harms, son of Henry A. Harms and Amanda A. Peters.
Birth18 April 1923Irene L. Kuhnau was born on 18 April 1923 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Leonhard Kuhnau and Emma Wenzel.

Child of Irene L. Kuhnau and Reinhard Henry Harms