Hulda Koenecke

F, b. May 1892
Father*William Koenecke b. 1 May 1859, d. 8 Feb 1935
Mother*Dorothea Bruggemann b. 4 Nov 1862, d. 30 Oct 1945
Census DateLocation
20 June 1900Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinHulda Koenecke was listed as a daughter in William Koenecke's household on the 1900 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED143. Dwelling 183.

Elsia Koenecke

F, b. May 1894
Father*William Koenecke b. 1 May 1859, d. 8 Feb 1935
Mother*Dorothea Bruggemann b. 4 Nov 1862, d. 30 Oct 1945
Census DateLocation
20 June 1900Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinElsia Koenecke was listed as a daughter in William Koenecke's household on the 1900 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED143. Dwelling 183.

Paul Koenecke

M, b. March 1897
Father*William Koenecke b. 1 May 1859, d. 8 Feb 1935
Mother*Dorothea Bruggemann b. 4 Nov 1862, d. 30 Oct 1945
Census DateLocation
20 June 1900Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinPaul Koenecke was listed as a son in William Koenecke's household on the 1900 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED143. Dwelling 183.

Della H. (?)

F, b. 1905, d. 1983
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Koenecke.

Elizabeth Koenecke

F, b. 1924, d. 1928
Father*Ewald H. Koenecke b. 13 Aug 1890, d. 1 May 1959
Mother*Anna M. Harms b. 30 Sep 1893, d. 14 Feb 1970

Christopher Koenecke

M, b. 25 November 1830, d. June 1868
  • Christopher Koenecke was born on 25 November 1830 at Germany.
  • He married Catherine Elisabeth Huebing before 1856.
  • Christopher Koenecke died in June 1868 at Sauk, Wisconsin, at age 37.

Children of Christopher Koenecke and Catherine Elisabeth Huebing

Friedrich Wilhelm Koenecke

M, b. 19 February 1856, d. 14 February 1932
Father*Christopher Koenecke b. 25 Nov 1830, d. Jun 1868
Mother*Catherine Elisabeth Huebing b. 12 Sep 1833, d. 26 Feb 1921
Step-fatherJohn William Schulze b. 3 Jan 1830, d. 10 Oct 1918
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationFriedrich Wilhelm Koenecke was also known as Fred.
Name VariationFriedrich Wilhelm Koenecke was also known as Frederick Schulze.

Anna A. Koenecke

F, b. 20 April 1867, d. 7 June 1952
Father*Christopher Koenecke b. 25 Nov 1830, d. Jun 1868
Mother*Catherine Elisabeth Huebing b. 12 Sep 1833, d. 26 Feb 1921
Step-fatherJohn William Schulze b. 3 Jan 1830, d. 10 Oct 1918
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAnna A. Koenecke was also known as Annie.
Name VariationAnna A. Koenecke was also known as Koenecke.
Name VariationAnna A. Koenecke was also known as Annie Schulze.
Married Namecirca 1887As of circa 1887,her married name was Vorlop.

Children of Anna A. Koenecke and Heinrich Charles Gottlieb Vorlop

Catherina Dorothea Koenecke

F, b. 9 June 1868, d. 25 March 1955
Father*Christopher Koenecke b. 25 Nov 1830, d. Jun 1868
Mother*Catherine Elisabeth Huebing b. 12 Sep 1833, d. 26 Feb 1921
Step-fatherJohn William Schulze b. 3 Jan 1830, d. 10 Oct 1918
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationCatherina Dorothea Koenecke was also known as C. Dorothea.
Name VariationCatherina Dorothea Koenecke was also known as Dorathea.
Name VariationCatherina Dorothea Koenecke was also known as Dorathee Schulze.
Married Namecirca 1889As of circa 1889,her married name was Schewe.

Children of Catherina Dorothea Koenecke and Henry F. Schewe

Catherine Elisabeth Huebing

F, b. 12 September 1833, d. 26 February 1921
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationCatherine Elisabeth Huebing was also known as Katherine E.
Married Namebefore 1856As of before 1856,her married name was Koenecke.
Married Namecirca 1869As of circa 1869,her married name was Schulze.
  • Catherine Elisabeth Huebing was born on 12 September 1833 at Hanover, Germany.
  • She married Christopher Koenecke before 1856.
  • Catherine Elisabeth Huebing married John William Schulze circa 1869.
  • Catherine Elisabeth Huebing died on 26 February 1921 at age 87.
Census DateLocation
15 January 1920Reedburg Ward 1, Sauk, WisconsinCatherine Elisabeth Huebing was listed as mother in Edward L. Schulze's household on the 1920 Census at Reedburg Ward 1, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Children of Catherine Elisabeth Huebing and Christopher Koenecke

Children of Catherine Elisabeth Huebing and John William Schulze

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED174. Dwelling 232.

John William Schulze

M, b. 3 January 1830, d. 10 October 1918
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJohn William Schulze was also known as J. W.
Name VariationJohn William Schulze was also known as William.
  • John William Schulze was born on 3 January 1830 at Hanover, Germany.
  • He married Catherine Elisabeth Huebing circa 1869.
  • John William Schulze died on 10 October 1918 at age 88.

Children of John William Schulze and Catherine Elisabeth Huebing

Emma E. Schulze

F, b. 6 August 1870, d. 7 May 1963
Father*John William Schulze b. 3 Jan 1830, d. 10 Oct 1918
Mother*Catherine Elisabeth Huebing b. 12 Sep 1833, d. 26 Feb 1921
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Baumgarten.

Edward L. Schulze

M, b. 9 April 1872, d. 13 August 1951
Father*John William Schulze b. 3 Jan 1830, d. 10 Oct 1918
Mother*Catherine Elisabeth Huebing b. 12 Sep 1833, d. 26 Feb 1921
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationEdward L. Schulze was also known as Edward S.
Census DateLocation
15 January 1920Reedburg Ward 1, Sauk, WisconsinEdward L. Schulze was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Reedburg Ward 1, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Children of Edward L. Schulze and Amanda E. Wolter

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED174. Dwelling 232.

Herman J. Baumgarten

M, b. 31 July 1866, d. 24 March 1945
Father*Friedrich Baumgarten b. 11 Mar 1825, d. 12 Nov 1867
Mother*Wilhelmine Katherina Henrietta Estorf b. 5 Jun 1830, d. 6 Oct 1881
Census DateLocation
30 July 1870Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinHerman J. Baumgarten was listed in Heinrich Wilhelm Meyer's household on the 1870 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
8 June 1880Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinHerman J. Baumgarten was listed as a son in Heinrich Wilhelm Meyer's household on the 1880 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.2

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1870; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: M593_1739; Page: 295B; Image: 598; Family History Library Film: 553238.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: 1446; Family History Film: 1255446; Page: 280C; Enumeration District: 265.

Milton Koenecke

M, b. 1917
Father*Edward Koenecke b. 13 Jan 1883, d. 17 Aug 1960
Mother*Hulda Baumgarten b. 1 May 1887, d. 10 Jun 1969

Edward W. Rusch

M, b. 24 August 1886, d. 13 January 1965
Father*John H. Rusch b. 15 Dec 1845, d. 12 Feb 1913
Mother*Elizabeth Beckman b. Feb 1851, d. 25 Mar 1938
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationEdward W. Rusch was also known as Eddie.
Census DateLocation
6 June 1900Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinEdward W. Rusch was listed as a son in John H. Rusch's household on the 1900 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
15 April 1910Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinEdward W. Rusch was listed as a son in John H. Rusch's household on the 1910 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin; living next door to William Rusch.2
26 January 1920Reedburg Ward 2, Sauk, WisconsinEdward W. Rusch was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Reedburg Ward 2, Sauk, Wisconsin.3
11 April 1930Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.4
     Edward W. Rusch was a bill poster for Standard Posting Co. in 1930.

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: 1816; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 0143; FHL microfilm: 1241816.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED125. Dwelling 5.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Reedburg Ward 2, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_2015; Page: 16B; Enumeration District: 175; Image: 395.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: 2609; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 30; Image: 356.0; FHL microfilm: 2342343.

Amanda E. Wolter

F, b. 1875, d. 2 May 1926
Father*Henry Wolter b. c 1850
Mother*Dora (?) b. c 1854
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore 1897As of before 1897,her married name was Schulze.
Census DateLocation
15 January 1920Reedburg Ward 1, Sauk, WisconsinAmanda E. Wolter was listed as wife in Edward L. Schulze's household on the 1920 Census at Reedburg Ward 1, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Children of Amanda E. Wolter and Edward L. Schulze

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED174. Dwelling 232.

Edna W. Schulze

F, b. circa 1897
Father*Edward L. Schulze b. 9 Apr 1872, d. 13 Aug 1951
Mother*Amanda E. Wolter b. 1875, d. 2 May 1926
Census DateLocation
15 January 1920Reedburg Ward 1, Sauk, WisconsinEdna W. Schulze was listed as a daughter in Edward L. Schulze's household on the 1920 Census at Reedburg Ward 1, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED174. Dwelling 232.

Alberta Schulze

F, b. circa 1907
Father*Edward L. Schulze b. 9 Apr 1872, d. 13 Aug 1951
Mother*Amanda E. Wolter b. 1875, d. 2 May 1926
Census DateLocation
15 January 1920Reedburg Ward 1, Sauk, WisconsinAlberta Schulze was listed as a daughter in Edward L. Schulze's household on the 1920 Census at Reedburg Ward 1, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED174. Dwelling 232.

Edna Schulze

F, b. 24 May 1913, d. 16 November 2007
Father*Albert Schulze
Mother*Emma Westerman
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name4 May 1932As of 4 May 1932,her married name was Klitzke.
  • Edna Schulze was born on 24 May 1913 at Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Albert Schulze and Emma Westerman.
  • Edna Schulze married Elmer E. Klitzke, son of William F. H. Klitzke and Emma B. Dwars, on 4 May 1932.
  • Edna Schulze died on 16 November 2007 at age 94 Edna Klitzke, age 94 of Reedsburg died on Friday, November 16, 2007 at the Sauk Co. Health Care Center. She was born on May 24, 1913 in Ironton, WI the daughter of Albert and Emma (Westerman) Schulze. She was married to Elmer Klitzke on May 4, 1932 in St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, Reedsburg. Edna was a faithful member of St. Peter’s Lutheran Church and her church was very important to her. She enjoyed working in her garden, which not only produced great vegetables but a colorful variety of flowers. She will be greatly missed by her family who meant the world to her. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Elmer on May 26, 1998, a granddaughter, Debbie and her sisters, Crystal, Selma, Hilda, Florence and Adena.

    She is survived by her children: David and Kay Klitzke of Reedsburg
    Dorothea and Phil Frank of Laramie, WY
    Ellyn and Bill Thompson of McFarland
    Evelyn Culles of Madison
    10 Grandchildren
    13 Great Grandchildren
    6 Step Grandchildren
    11 Step Great Grandchildren
    3 brothers: Alfred Schulze of Oxford
    Robert Schulze of Janesville
    Ernest (Viola) Schulze of Janesville
    Nieces, nephews along with other relatives and friends.

    Funeral services will be conducted on at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, Reedsburg on Wednesday, November 21, 2007 at 1:00 P.M. with Pastor Paul Crolius officiating. Burial will follow in St. Peter’s Lutheran Cemetery. Friends may call on Wednesday at the church from 11AM until the time of service. The family requests memorials of remembrance be made to St. Peter’s Lutheran Church.

Child of Edna Schulze and Elmer E. Klitzke

Albert Schulze

M

Children of Albert Schulze and Emma Westerman

Emma Westerman

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Schulze.

Children of Emma Westerman and Albert Schulze

Crystal Schulze

F, d. before November 2007
Father*Albert Schulze
Mother*Emma Westerman

Selma Schulze

F, d. before November 2007
Father*Albert Schulze
Mother*Emma Westerman

Hilda Schulze

F, d. before November 2007
Father*Albert Schulze
Mother*Emma Westerman

Florence Schulze

F, d. before November 2007
Father*Albert Schulze
Mother*Emma Westerman

Adena Schulze

F, d. before November 2007
Father*Albert Schulze
Mother*Emma Westerman

David A. Klitzke

M, b. 27 November 1935, d. 12 March 2016
Father*Elmer E. Klitzke b. 28 Jun 1908, d. 26 May 1998
Mother*Edna Schulze b. 24 May 1913, d. 16 Nov 2007
  • David A. Klitzke was born on 27 November 1935.
  • He was the son of Elmer E. Klitzke and Edna Schulze.
  • David A. Klitzke died on 12 March 2016 at age 80 David A. Klitzke, age 80, of Reedsburg, died on Saturday, March 12, 2016 at the Veterans Hospital in Madison. He was born at home in the Town of Reedsburg on November 27, 1935, the son of Elmer and Edna (Schulze) Klitzke. David attended Narrows Prairie Grade School which is where he presently resides. He also attended St. Peter's Lutheran School and was a 1953 graduate of Reedsburg High School. David was a veteran of the U.S. Army serving during the Berlin Crisis. On October 22, 1988, he married the former Kay Dreischmeier Mortimer. He was a lifelong farmer in the Town of Reedsburg and also owned his own milk route for several years. David was a lifelong member of St. Peter's Lutheran Church and a member of the Fuhrman-Finnegan American Legion Post 350. Survivors include his wife, Kay; three daughters: Dawn (Vic) Noble, of Phoenix, AZ; DeeAnn (Matt) Persino, of Reedsburg and Dinah (Thomas) Hatfield, of Mauston; the mother of his children: Janet Wallace, of Oxford; four stepchildren: John (Karen) Mortimer, of Reedsburg; Jody (Rob) DeSmidt, of Fredonia; Jenny (Adam) Featheringill, of Elizabeth, CO and Justin (Tonya) Mortimer, of Baraboo; 18 grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren; three sisters: Dorothea Frank, of Laramie, WY; Ellyn Thompson, of McFarland and Evelyn Culles, of Madison; nieces and nephews; other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents; his daughter: Deborah Bock and his son: Duane Klitzke. A memorial service will be conducted at 11:00 A.M. on Saturday, March 26, 2016 at St. Peter's Ev. Lutheran Church in Reedsburg with Pastor Paul Crolius officiating. Inurnment will follow in St. Peter's Cemetery where military honors will be provided by the Reedsburg Veterans Honor Guard. There will be a visitation from 9:30 A.M. to 11:00 A.M. on Saturday at the church. In lieu of flowers and plants, memorials to St. Peter's Lutheran School would be appreciated. The Hoof Funeral Home is serving the family.

Children of David A. Klitzke

Kenneth William Koenecke

M, b. 4 October 1927, d. 21 April 2012
Kenneth Koenecke - Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI 1945
Father*Walter H. Koenecke b. May 1890
Mother*Esther A. Gundlach b. c 1897
  • Kenneth William Koenecke was born on 4 October 1927 at Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Walter H. Koenecke and Esther A. Gundlach.
  • Kenneth William Koenecke was baptized on 27 November 1927 at St John Lutheran Church, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • He died on 21 April 2012 at age 84 Kenneth W. Koenecke, age 84, of Reedsburg, died on Saturday, April 21, 2012 in the Reedsburg Area Medical Center. He was born on October 4, 1927 in the Town of Excelsior, Sauk County the son of Walter and Esther (Gundlach) Koenecke. Ken was a 1945 graduate of Reedsburg High School. On April 22, 1948, he was united in marriage to the former LaVonne J. Getschman. Ken farmed and worked construction with his father and his son, Keith, for many years. He was a supervisor for the Town of Reedsburg for several years and was also a Pioneer seed salesman. Ken will be remembered as a very loving husband and father. He was an avid card player and fisherman. Survivors include his wife, LaVonne; three children: Linda (Larry) Williams, of Greenville; Kathleen Koenecke, of Baraboo and Keith (Tammy) Koenecke, of Reedsburg; his daughter-in-law: Sharon Koenecke, of Albany; eight grandchildren: Wendy (Bradd) Seegers, Richard (Erin) Williams, George (Melissa) Kalka, Kraig (Jenny) Kalka, Nathan (Jenni) Koenecke, Lucas (Amanda) Koenecke, Chad Koenecke and Kimberly (Justin) Walker; special family member: Tamara Koenecke; 15 great grandchildren; one step-great grandson; two sisters: Evelyn Skinner, of Reedsburg and Gloria Crawford, of Reedsburg; his sister-in-law: Wilma Koenecke, of Reedsburg; nieces and nephews; other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his son: Lenny James Koenecke in 2008; his sister: LaVerne Phelan; his brother: James Koenecke; an infant sister: Ruby Koenecke and three brothers-in-law: Bill Skinner, Tom Crawford and Herbert Phelan. Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 A.M. on Tuesday, April 24, 2012 at the Hoof Funeral Home in Reedsburg. Interment will be in Greenwood Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 4:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. on Monday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorials would be appreciated. The Hoof Funeral Home is serving the family.

Child of Kenneth William Koenecke

Lenny James Koenecke

M, b. 30 July 1959, d. 14 March 2008
Father*Kenneth William Koenecke b. 4 Oct 1927, d. 21 Apr 2012
  • Lenny James Koenecke was born on 30 July 1959 at Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Kenneth William Koenecke.
  • Lenny James Koenecke died on 14 March 2008 at age 48 Lenny J. Koenecke, age 48, of Reedsburg, passed away peacefully and unexpectedly at his home on Friday, March 14, 2008. He was born on July 30,1959, in Reedsburg, Wisconsin, the son of Kenneth and LaVonne (Getschman) Koenecke. On November 10, 1979, he was united in marriage to Sharon Walker at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Reedsburg. This marriage was blessed with two children. Lenny enjoyed the outdoors, fishing, hunting and cutting wood. He was a great cook and would often brag about that. Len canned much of what he grew in his well-tended garden. He was a Packer and Steelers fan, and collected Packer and Steelers articles and sports items. Len coached 7th and 8th grade football at Sacred Heart School, and coached Little League and softball for several years. He was a very outgoing person and enjoyed socializing with others. Lenny will be remembered as always being happy. Above all, he cherished the time spent with his family.

    Lenny is survived by:

    His wife: Sharon of Reedsburg;

    Children: Chad Koenecke of Reedsburg,
    Kimberly (Justin) Walker of Reedsburg;

    Grandchildren: Dakota, Sakora, Makaila and Jacob, and grandchild on the way;

    Parents: Kenneth and LaVonne Koenecke of Reedsburg;

    Mother and father-In-law: Gale and Bonnie Walker of Reedsburg;

    Sisters: Linda (Larry) Williams of Neenah,
    Kathy Koenecke of Baraboo;

    Brother: Keith (Tammy) Koenecke of Reedsburg;

    Grandmother-in-law: Glee Tourdot of Reedsburg;

    Brother-in-law: Gale Walker and fiancée, Sandy Marshall, of Reedsburg;

    Sister-in-law: Tammy (Todd) Foss of Reedsburg;

    Aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews and friends.

    A memorial service for Lenny J. Koenecke will be conducted at 6:00 PM on Monday, March 17, 2008, at the Farber Funeral Home, Reedsburg, with Tom Thorpe officiating. Friends may call on Monday from 4:00-6:00 PM at the funeral home.