James Chynoweth

M, b. circa 1841
Father*James Chynoweth b. c 1805, d. a Jul 1860
Mother*Elizabeth (?) b. c 1810, d. b 1860
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1841James Chynoweth was born circa 1841 at England.
He was the son of James Chynoweth and Elizabeth (?).
Census DateLocationDescription
25 July 1850Mineral Point, Iowa, WisconsinJames Chynoweth was listed in James Chynoweth's household on the 1850 Census at Mineral Point, Iowa, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Stamp 315. Dwelling 112.

William Chynoweth

M, b. circa 1845
Father*James Chynoweth b. c 1805, d. a Jul 1860
Mother*Elizabeth (?) b. c 1810, d. b 1860
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1845William Chynoweth was born circa 1845 at England.
He was the son of James Chynoweth and Elizabeth (?).
Census DateLocationDescription
25 July 1850Mineral Point, Iowa, WisconsinWilliam Chynoweth was listed in James Chynoweth's household on the 1850 Census at Mineral Point, Iowa, Wisconsin.1
24 July 1860Linden, Iowa, WisconsinWilliam Chynoweth was listed in James Chynoweth's household on the 1860 Census at Linden, Iowa, Wisconsin.2

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Stamp 315. Dwelling 112.
  2. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 90. Dwelling 543.

Emily Chynoweth

F, b. circa 1847
Father*James Chynoweth b. c 1805, d. a Jul 1860
Mother*Elizabeth (?) b. c 1810, d. b 1860
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1847Emily Chynoweth was born circa 1847 at England.
She was the daughter of James Chynoweth and Elizabeth (?).
Census DateLocationDescription
25 July 1850Mineral Point, Iowa, WisconsinEmily Chynoweth was listed in James Chynoweth's household on the 1850 Census at Mineral Point, Iowa, Wisconsin.1
24 July 1860Linden, Iowa, WisconsinEmily Chynoweth was listed in James Chynoweth's household on the 1860 Census at Linden, Iowa, Wisconsin.2

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Stamp 315. Dwelling 112.
  2. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 90. Dwelling 543.

John Chynoweth

M, b. circa April 1850
Father*James Chynoweth b. c 1805, d. a Jul 1860
Mother*Elizabeth (?) b. c 1810, d. b 1860
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca April 1850John Chynoweth was born circa April 1850 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of James Chynoweth and Elizabeth (?).
Census DateLocationDescription
25 July 1850Mineral Point, Iowa, WisconsinJohn Chynoweth was listed in James Chynoweth's household on the 1850 Census at Mineral Point, Iowa, Wisconsin.1
24 July 1860Linden, Iowa, WisconsinJohn Chynoweth was listed in James Chynoweth's household on the 1860 Census at Linden, Iowa, Wisconsin.2

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Stamp 315. Dwelling 112.
  2. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 90. Dwelling 543.

Dorothy (?)

F, b. 1912, d. 1998
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Nameafter 1976As of after 1976,her married name was Thieding.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1912Dorothy (?) was born in 1912.
Marriageafter 1976She married Philip Thieding, son of Carl H. Thieding and Anna G. Schroeder, after 1976.
Death1998Dorothy (?) died in 1998.

Eleanor E. Thieding

F, b. 1939, d. 1945
Father*Philip Thieding b. 1905, d. 1979
Mother*Esther A. Stolte b. 26 Jul 1912, d. 17 Sep 1976
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1939Eleanor E. Thieding was born in 1939 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Philip Thieding and Esther A. Stolte.
Death1945Eleanor E. Thieding died in 1945.

Joan Thieding

F, b. 30 December 1941, d. 15 August 1974
Father*Martin F. Thieding b. 12 Apr 1909, d. 4 Sep 1985
Mother*Dorothy E. Thies b. 31 Jan 1912, d. 5 Mar 1998
Joan Thieding 1959 senior portrait Webb High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI
Life EventDateDescription
Birth30 December 1941Joan Thieding was born on 30 December 1941.
She was the daughter of Martin F. Thieding and Dorothy E. Thies.
Death15 August 1974Joan Thieding died on 15 August 1974 at age 32.

Maria (?)

F, b. 22 January 1862, d. 15 July 1928
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Thieding.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageMaria (?) married John Thieding, son of (?) Thieding.
Birth22 January 1862Maria (?) was born on 22 January 1862.
Death15 July 1928She died on 15 July 1928 at age 66.

Evelyn M. (?)

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Thies.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageEvelyn M. (?) married Herbert E. Thies, son of Henry F. Thies Sr. and Bertha E. Ritzer.

Hertha M. (?)

F, b. 1913, d. 1995
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Thies.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageHertha M. (?) married Herbert E. Thies, son of Henry F. Thies Sr. and Bertha E. Ritzer.
Birth1913Hertha M. (?) was born in 1913.
Death1995She died in 1995.

Ruth Foege

F, b. 1 August 1911, d. 22 December 1990
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Thies.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageRuth Foege married Henry W. H. Thies Jr., son of Henry F. Thies Sr. and Bertha E. Ritzer.
Birth1 August 1911Ruth Foege was born on 1 August 1911.
Death22 December 1990She died on 22 December 1990 at age 79.

Viola Bertha Gluth

F, b. 2 February 1917, d. 28 April 1966
Father*Paul Gluth
Mother*Meta Schroeder
Viola Gluth 1936 senior portrait Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Thies.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageViola Bertha Gluth married Herbert E. Thies, son of Henry F. Thies Sr. and Bertha E. Ritzer.
Birth2 February 1917Viola Bertha Gluth was born on 2 February 1917 at Sauk, Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Paul Gluth and Meta Schroeder.
Death28 April 1966Viola Bertha Gluth died on 28 April 1966 at Sauk, Wisconsin, at age 49.
  • Viola Bertha Gluth graduated in 1936 at Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

William A. Ritzer

M, b. December 1839, d. after June 1900
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationWilliam A. Ritzer was also known as Wilhelm.
Life EventDateDescription
BirthDecember 1839William A. Ritzer was born in December 1839 at Germany.
Marriagecirca 1877He married Ernestina (?) circa 1877.
Deathafter June 1900William A. Ritzer died after June 1900.
Census DateLocationDescription
2 June 1900Honey Creek, Sauk, WisconsinWilliam A. Ritzer was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Honey Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Children of William A. Ritzer and Ernestina (?)

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED137. Dwelling 12.

Ernestina (?)

F, b. January 1855, d. after June 1900
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationErnestina (?) was also known as Ernestine (?).
Married Namecirca 1877As of circa 1877,her married name was Ritzer.
Life EventDateDescription
BirthJanuary 1855Ernestina (?) was born in January 1855 at Germany.
Marriagecirca 1877She married William A. Ritzer circa 1877.
Deathafter June 1900Ernestina (?) died after June 1900.
Census DateLocationDescription
2 June 1900Honey Creek, Sauk, WisconsinErnestina (?) was listed as wife in William A. Ritzer's household on the 1900 Census at Honey Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
  • Ernestina (?) had 3 with 3 living in 1900 children.

Children of Ernestina (?) and William A. Ritzer

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED137. Dwelling 12.

Alvina Ritzer

F, b. November 1885, d. 5 September 1966
Father*William A. Ritzer b. Dec 1839, d. a Jun 1900
Mother*Ernestina (?) b. Jan 1855, d. a Jun 1900
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAlvina Ritzer was also known as Alwine.
Married Name3 December 1914As of 3 December 1914,her married name was Mahlke.
Married Namebefore 1918As of before 1918,her married name was Luetkens.
Married Namebefore 1918As of before 1918,her married name was Luetkins.
Life EventDateDescription
BirthNovember 1885Alvina Ritzer was born in November 1885 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of William A. Ritzer and Ernestina (?).
Marriage3 December 1914Alvina Ritzer married William Mahlke on 3 December 1914 at first marriage for her; St. John's, Leland, Wisconsin.1
Marriagebefore 1918Alvina Ritzer married Bernhard Luetkens, son of John Henry Luetkens and Dorothea E. Thieding, before 1918 at second marriage for her.
Death5 September 1966Alvina Ritzer died on 5 September 1966 at age 80.
Census DateLocationDescription
2 June 1900Honey Creek, Sauk, WisconsinAlvina Ritzer was listed as a daughter in William A. Ritzer's household on the 1900 Census at Honey Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
1920Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinAlvina Ritzer was listed as wife in Bernhard Luetkens's household on the 1920 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.3

Children of Alvina Ritzer and Bernhard Luetkens

Citations

  1. [S386] Lutheran Church, Evangelical Lutheran Church Records 1875-1940.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED137. Dwelling 12.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_2015; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 176; Image: 413.

Albert W. Ritzer

M, b. 24 December 1888, d. 17 April 1951
Father*William A. Ritzer b. Dec 1839, d. a Jun 1900
Mother*Ernestina (?) b. Jan 1855, d. a Jun 1900
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAlbert W. Ritzer was also known as Freidrich Wilhelm Albert.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth24 December 1888Albert W. Ritzer was born on 24 December 1888 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of William A. Ritzer and Ernestina (?).
Marriagecirca 1918Albert W. Ritzer married Dora Pagel, daughter of Carl Pagel and Frances (?), circa 1918.
Death17 April 1951Albert W. Ritzer died on 17 April 1951 at age 62.
Census DateLocationDescription
2 June 1900Honey Creek, Sauk, WisconsinAlbert W. Ritzer was listed as a son in William A. Ritzer's household on the 1900 Census at Honey Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
  • On 5 June 1917 at World War I Draft Registration, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Children of Albert W. Ritzer and Dora Pagel

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED137. Dwelling 12.

William Mahlke

M
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage3 December 1914William Mahlke married Alvina Ritzer, daughter of William A. Ritzer and Ernestina (?), on 3 December 1914 at first marriage for her; St. John's, Leland, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S386] Lutheran Church, Evangelical Lutheran Church Records 1875-1940.

Bernhard Luetkens

M, b. 26 May 1885
Father*John Henry Luetkens b. 2 Jan 1859, d. 27 May 1952
Mother*Dorothea E. Thieding b. 26 Nov 1866, d. 1 Oct 1937
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationBernhard Luetkens was also known as Barnhart.
Name VariationBernhard Luetkens was also known as Luetkins.
Name VariationBernhard Luetkens was also known as Bernhart.
Name VariationBernhard Luetkens was also known as Bernard Luetkins.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth26 May 1885Bernhard Luetkens was born on 26 May 1885 at Wisconsin also reported as May 1886.
He was the son of John Henry Luetkens and Dorothea E. Thieding.
Marriagebefore 1918Bernhard Luetkens married Alvina Ritzer, daughter of William A. Ritzer and Ernestina (?), before 1918 at second marriage for her.
Census DateLocationDescription
12 June 1900Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinBernhard Luetkens was listed as a son in John Henry Luetkens's household on the 1900 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
1920Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinBernhard Luetkens was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
  • On 12 September 1918 at World War I Draft Registration, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Children of Bernhard Luetkens and Alvina Ritzer

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T623_ 1817; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 149.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_2015; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 176; Image: 413.

Dora Pagel

F, b. 7 July 1893, d. 5 March 1946
Father*Carl Pagel b. c 1859, d. a 1920
Mother*Frances (?) b. c 1870, d. a 1920
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1918As of circa 1918,her married name was Ritzer.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth7 July 1893Dora Pagel was born on 7 July 1893 at Connecticut.
She was the daughter of Carl Pagel and Frances (?).
Marriagecirca 1918Dora Pagel married Albert W. Ritzer, son of William A. Ritzer and Ernestina (?), circa 1918.
Death5 March 1946Dora Pagel died on 5 March 1946 at age 52.

Children of Dora Pagel and Albert W. Ritzer

Vernon O. Ritzer

M, b. 29 April 1928, d. 20 December 1951
Father*Albert W. Ritzer b. 24 Dec 1888, d. 17 Apr 1951
Mother*Dora Pagel b. 7 Jul 1893, d. 5 Mar 1946
Life EventDateDescription
Birth29 April 1928Vernon O. Ritzer was born on 29 April 1928.
He was the son of Albert W. Ritzer and Dora Pagel.
Death20 December 1951Vernon O. Ritzer died on 20 December 1951 at age 23.

Agatha Ritzer

F, b. circa December 1918
Father*Albert W. Ritzer b. 24 Dec 1888, d. 17 Apr 1951
Mother*Dora Pagel b. 7 Jul 1893, d. 5 Mar 1946
Agatha Ritzer 1937 senior portrait Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Reinecke.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageAgatha Ritzer married Orrin Reinecke.
Birthcirca December 1918Agatha Ritzer was born circa December 1918 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Albert W. Ritzer and Dora Pagel.
  • Agatha Ritzer graduated in 1937 at Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Carl Pagel

M, b. circa 1859, d. after 1920
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageCarl Pagel married Frances (?).
Birthcirca 1859Carl Pagel was born circa 1859 at Germany.
Deathafter 1920He died after 1920.

Child of Carl Pagel and Frances (?)

Frances (?)

F, b. circa 1870, d. after 1920
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Pagel.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageFrances (?) married Carl Pagel.
Birthcirca 1870Frances (?) was born circa 1870 at Germany.
Deathafter 1920She died after 1920.

Child of Frances (?) and Carl Pagel

Herman C. Dreifke

M, b. circa 1865, d. after 1920
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageHerman C. Dreifke married Elfreida J. Eickert, daughter of Fritz Eickert and Wilhelmina Lewerenz.
Birthcirca 1865Herman C. Dreifke was born circa 1865 at Germany.
Deathafter 1920He died after 1920.

Children of Herman C. Dreifke and Elfreida J. Eickert

Elfreida J. Eickert

F, b. circa 1877, d. after 1920
Father*Fritz Eickert b. 14 Oct 1849, d. 16 May 1918
Mother*Wilhelmina Lewerenz b. 6 Aug 1848, d. 19 Jun 1926
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationElfreida J. Eickert was also known as Elfreda.
Name VariationElfreida J. Eickert was also known as Freda.
Married NameHer married name was Dreifke.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageElfreida J. Eickert married Herman C. Dreifke.
Birthcirca 1877Elfreida J. Eickert was born circa 1877 at Germany.
She was the daughter of Fritz Eickert and Wilhelmina Lewerenz.
Deathafter 1920Elfreida J. Eickert died after 1920.

Children of Elfreida J. Eickert and Herman C. Dreifke

Erwin C. Dreifke

M, b. 1901
Father*Herman C. Dreifke b. c 1865, d. a 1920
Mother*Elfreida J. Eickert b. c 1877, d. a 1920
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationErwin C. Dreifke was also known as Ernie.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageErwin C. Dreifke married Dorothy M. Harms, daughter of Frederick H. Harms and Anna M. Presser.
Birth1901Erwin C. Dreifke was born in 1901 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Herman C. Dreifke and Elfreida J. Eickert.

Lillian C. Dreifke

F, b. 1907
Father*Herman C. Dreifke b. c 1865, d. a 1920
Mother*Elfreida J. Eickert b. c 1877, d. a 1920
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Wolters.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageLillian C. Dreifke married Harold D. Wolters, son of Emil Henry Wolters and Elsie M. Hinrichs.
Birth1907Lillian C. Dreifke was born in 1907 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Herman C. Dreifke and Elfreida J. Eickert.

Ruby M. Dreifke

F, b. circa 1915
Father*Herman C. Dreifke b. c 1865, d. a 1920
Mother*Elfreida J. Eickert b. c 1877, d. a 1920
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Behn.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1915Ruby M. Dreifke was born circa 1915 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Herman C. Dreifke and Elfreida J. Eickert.

Dorothea (?)

F, b. 15 March 1831, d. 4 May 1917
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationDorothea (?) was also known as Doris (?).
Name VariationDorothea (?) was also known as Dora (?).
Married Namebefore 1856As of before 1856,her married name was Thies.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth15 March 1831Dorothea (?) was born on 15 March 1831 at Hanover, Germany.
Marriagebefore 1856She married Heinrich Thies, son of (?) Thies, before 1856.
Death4 May 1917Dorothea (?) died on 4 May 1917 at age 86.
Census DateLocationDescription
16 June 1870La Valle, Sauk, WisconsinDorothea (?) was listed in Heinrich Thies's household on the 1870 Census at La Valle, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
1880La Valle, Sauk, WisconsinDorothea (?) was listed as wife in Heinrich Thies's household on the 1880 Census at La Valle, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
23 June 1900La Valle, Sauk, WisconsinDorothea (?) was listed as mother in Henry J. Thies's household on the 1900 Census at La Valle, Sauk, Wisconsin.3
21 April 1910La Valle, Sauk, WisconsinDorothea (?) was listed as mother in Henry J. Thies's household on the 1910 Census at La Valle, Sauk, Wisconsin.4
  • Dorothea (?) and Heinrich Thies immigrated in 1866.
  • Dorothea (?) had 5 with 5 living in 1900 children.

Children of Dorothea (?) and Heinrich Thies

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 16. Dwelling 104.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1446 Page Number 164A.
  3. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED139. Dwelling 307.
  4. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED120. Dwelling 13.

Henry J. Thies

M, b. May 1856, d. 20 April 1948
Father*Heinrich Thies b. 6 Apr 1827, d. 18 Apr 1901
Mother*Dorothea (?) b. 15 Mar 1831, d. 4 May 1917
Life EventDateDescription
BirthMay 1856Henry J. Thies was born in May 1856 at Germany.
He was the son of Heinrich Thies and Dorothea (?).
Marriagecirca 1904Henry J. Thies married Meta L. Meyer, daughter of George Meyer and Sophia (?), circa 1904.
Death20 April 1948Henry J. Thies died on 20 April 1948 at age 91.
Census DateLocationDescription
16 June 1870La Valle, Sauk, WisconsinHenry J. Thies was listed in Heinrich Thies's household on the 1870 Census at La Valle, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
23 June 1900La Valle, Sauk, WisconsinHenry J. Thies was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at La Valle, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
21 April 1910La Valle, Sauk, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at La Valle, Sauk, Wisconsin.3

Children of Henry J. Thies and Meta L. Meyer

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 16. Dwelling 104.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED139. Dwelling 307.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED120. Dwelling 13.