Lovedy Britt

F, b. 9 May 1863
Father*William Britt b. c 1837, d. b 1880
Mother*Rebecca Hancock b. 1839
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLovedy Britt was also known as Lovda.

Minerva A. Deaton

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Britt.

Child of Minerva A. Deaton and Daniel H. Britt

Burrell Deaton

M, b. circa 1777
  • Burrell Deaton married Patience Melton.
  • Burrell Deaton was born circa 1777 at North Carolina.

Child of Burrell Deaton and Patience Melton

Patience Melton

F, b. 1784
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Deaton.
  • Patience Melton married Burrell Deaton.
  • Patience Melton was born in 1784 at North Carolina.

Child of Patience Melton and Burrell Deaton

Theodore Elting

M, b. February 1867, d. after 1930
Father*Johann Elting b. 10 Dec 1825, d. 4 May 1867
Mother*Doretta (?) b. c 1832, d. a Jun 1880
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationTheodore Elting was also known as Etting.
Name VariationTheodore Elting was also known as Theo.
Census DateLocation
1870Hanover, Lake, IndianaTheodore Elting was listed in Theodore Becker's household on the 1870 Census at Hanover, Lake, Indiana.1
17 June 1880Hanover, Lake, IndianaTheodore Elting was listed as a step-son in Theodore Becker's household on the 1880 Census at Hanover, Lake, Indiana.2
1900Hanover, Lake, IndianaTheodore Elting was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Hanover, Lake, Indiana.3
1930Oak Park, Cook, IllinoisHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Oak Park, Cook, Illinois.4

Children of Theodore Elting and Louisa Buehre

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1870; Census Place: Hanover, Lake, Indiana; Roll: M593_333; Page: 386B; Image: 512; Family History Library Film: 545832.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Hanover, Lake, Indiana; Roll: 291; Family History Film: 1254291; Page: 590A; Enumeration District: 73; Image: 0593.
  3. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com.

August Elting

M, b. June 1893
Father*Theodore Elting b. Feb 1867, d. a 1930
Mother*Louisa Buehre b. Jun 1873, d. a May 1945
Census DateLocation
1900Hanover, Lake, IndianaAugust Elting was listed as a son in Theodore Elting's household on the 1900 Census at Hanover, Lake, Indiana.1

Citations

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

Carl Elting

M, b. April 1896
Father*Theodore Elting b. Feb 1867, d. a 1930
Mother*Louisa Buehre b. Jun 1873, d. a May 1945
Census DateLocation
1900Hanover, Lake, IndianaCarl Elting was listed as a son in Theodore Elting's household on the 1900 Census at Hanover, Lake, Indiana.1

Citations

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

Edwin Elting

M, b. March 1899
Father*Theodore Elting b. Feb 1867, d. a 1930
Mother*Louisa Buehre b. Jun 1873, d. a May 1945
Census DateLocation
1900Hanover, Lake, IndianaEdwin Elting was listed as a son in Theodore Elting's household on the 1900 Census at Hanover, Lake, Indiana.1

Citations

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

Martha E. Elting

F, b. 3 October 1903
Father*Theodore Elting b. Feb 1867, d. a 1930
Mother*Louisa Buehre b. Jun 1873, d. a May 1945
Census DateLocation
1930Oak Park, Cook, IllinoisMartha E. Elting was listed as a daughter in Theodore Elting's household on the 1930 Census at Oak Park, Cook, Illinois.1

Citations

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

Anna Buehre

F, b. 22 August 1857, d. 18 January 1906
Father*Johann Otto Buehre b. 20 Jan 1825, d. 1 Jul 1895
Mother*Wilhelmina Maria Oldendorf b. 9 Aug 1834, d. 14 Nov 1901
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameJune 1875As of June 1875,her married name was Segert.
  • Anna Buehre was born on 22 August 1857 at Indiana.
  • She was the daughter of Johann Otto Buehre and Wilhelmina Maria Oldendorf.
  • Anna Buehre married Wilhelm Segert in June 1875.
  • Anna Buehre died on 18 January 1906 at age 48.
  • She was buried after 18 January 1906 at Indiana Mrs August Klemme and her brother Henry Buehre attended funeral of their sister Anna.
    Lemars Semi Weekly Sentinel February 2, 1906 - Mrs August Klemme and her brother Henry Buehre attended funeral of their sister Anna
Census DateLocation
18 July 1860Hanover, Lake, IndianaAnna Buehre was listed in Johann Otto Buehre's household on the 1860 Census at Hanover, Lake, Indiana.1
1870Hanover, Lake, IndianaAnna Buehre was listed in Johann Otto Buehre's household on the 1870 Census at Hanover, Lake, Indiana.2

Child of Anna Buehre and Wilhelm Segert

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 428.
  2. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1870; Census Place: Hanover, Lake, Indiana; Roll: M593_333; Page: 385; Image: 507.

Helen Evelyn Sprenger

F, b. 15 July 1916, d. 6 February 2009
Helen Sprenger Klemme
Father*Louis Sprenger b. 15 Oct 1881, d. May 1971
Mother*Florence Waterbury d. 1929
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name10 December 1941As of 10 December 1941,her married name was Klemme.
  • Helen Evelyn Sprenger was born on 15 July 1916 at Union, South Dakota.
  • She was the daughter of Louis Sprenger and Florence Waterbury.
  • Helen Evelyn Sprenger married Embert August Folkert Klemme, son of Henry August Klemme and Anna Sophia Schmidt, on 10 December 1941 at Nebraska.
  • Helen Evelyn Sprenger died on 6 February 2009 at Iowa at age 92 Helen Klemme, 92, of Akron, Iowa passed away Friday, February 06, 2009 at St. Luke’s Regional Medical Center in Sioux City, Iowa.

    Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Monday, February 9, 2009 at First Baptist Church in Akron, Iowa. Pastor Mike Avery will officiate. Burial will follow in Riverside Cemetery in Akron. Visitation will be after 4:00 p.m. Sunday, February 8, 2009, with the family present after 6:00 p.m., and a Prayer service at 7:00 p.m., all at Carlsen Funeral Home – Schroeder Chapel in Akron.

    Helen Evelyn Klemme was born July 15, 1916 on the family farm in Union County, South Dakota, the daughter of Louis and Florence (Waterbury) Sprenger. She attended Hoyt country school in Union County. She attended high school in Akron and graduated from Akron High School.

    She was united in marriage to Embert August Klemme on December 10, 1941 in Dakota City, Nebraska. The couple farmed east of Akron, near Ruble, and later near Craig, Iowa. In 1968, they settled on her parent’s farm in Union County, South Dakota. Embert passed away February 26, 1996. Helen continued to live on the farm until the summer of 2008, when she moved to the Village South Apartments in Akron.

    Helen was a lifelong member of the First Baptist Church in Akron, having taught Sunday school for many years. She was also a member of the American Baptist Women organization and the Union County Extension. Helen loved to cook and bake for her family and friends. She enjoyed reading cookbooks as well as collecting them. She also enjoyed tending to her vegetable garden and canning. But most of all, she loved her family, especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren. Helen was always there for anyone, giving and sharing whenever needed. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her.

    Survivors include her 5 children: Dallas Klemme and his wife Kathleen of rural Akron, Garry Klemme and his wife Carol of rural Akron, Larry Klemme and his wife Mary of Allen, NE, Ronnie Klemme and his wife Kathy of rural Hawarden, IA, and Debra Lewison and her husband Kevin rural Akron; 19 grandchildren; 28 great grandchildren; a sister: Ida Stone of Sioux City; a sister-in-law: Martha Sprenger of Sioux City; a “special” relative: Joe Albers of Sioux City, Iowa; and many nieces and nephews.

    She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; a brother: Louis “Bud”, Jr; a sister and her husband: Florence and Marvin Moss; a grandson: Brian Klemme; and a great grandchild in infancy.
Census DateLocation
1945South Dakota State Census, Sioux Valley, Union, South DakotaHelen Evelyn Sprenger appeared on the census of 1945 in the household of Embert August Folkert Klemme at South Dakota State Census, Sioux Valley, Union, South Dakota.

Louis Sprenger

M, b. 15 October 1881, d. May 1971
  • Louis Sprenger was born on 15 October 1881 at Germany.
  • He married Florence Waterbury in May 1911.
  • Louis Sprenger died in May 1971 at daughter Florence's home, Sioux City, Iowa, at age 89 Louis Sprenger obituary.
    Akron Register Tribune May 6, 1971 - Louis Sprenger obituary

Children of Louis Sprenger and Florence Waterbury

Florence Waterbury

F, d. 1929
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameMay 1911As of May 1911,her married name was Sprenger.
  • Florence Waterbury married Louis Sprenger in May 1911.
  • Florence Waterbury died in 1929.

Children of Florence Waterbury and Louis Sprenger

Ida Sprenger

F, d. after 1971
Father*Louis Sprenger b. 15 Oct 1881, d. May 1971
Mother*Florence Waterbury d. 1929
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Stone.

George Stone

M

Louis Sprenger Jr.

M, d. before February 2009
Father*Louis Sprenger b. 15 Oct 1881, d. May 1971
Mother*Florence Waterbury d. 1929
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLouis Sprenger Jr. was also known as Bud.

Florence Sprenger

F, d. before February 2009
Father*Louis Sprenger b. 15 Oct 1881, d. May 1971
Mother*Florence Waterbury d. 1929
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Moss.

Marvin Moss

M, d. before February 2009

Sophia Behrens

F, b. circa 1862
Father*Heinrich Conrad Behrens b. 14 Jan 1836, d. 6 Sep 1889
Mother*Maria Sophia Ohlendorf b. Oct 1839, d. 2 May 1918
Census DateLocation
1880Crete, Will, IllinoisSophia Behrens was listed as a daughter in Heinrich Conrad Behrens's household on the 1880 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Crete, Will, Illinois; Roll: T9_260; Family History Film: 1254260; Page: 37.1000; Enumeration District: 190; Image: 0076.

Henry Behrens

M, b. March 1866
Father*Heinrich Conrad Behrens b. 14 Jan 1836, d. 6 Sep 1889
Mother*Maria Sophia Ohlendorf b. Oct 1839, d. 2 May 1918
Census DateLocation
1880Crete, Will, IllinoisHenry Behrens was listed as a son in Heinrich Conrad Behrens's household on the 1880 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.1
14 June 1900Crete, Will, IllinoisHenry Behrens was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois, living next door to his brother Conrad Behrens.2

Child of Henry Behrens and Emma (?)

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Crete, Will, Illinois; Roll: T9_260; Family History Film: 1254260; Page: 37.1000; Enumeration District: 190; Image: 0076.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Crete, Will, Illinois; Roll: T623_353; Page: 12B; Enumeration District: 101.

Christoph Behrens

M, b. circa 1869
Father*Heinrich Conrad Behrens b. 14 Jan 1836, d. 6 Sep 1889
Mother*Maria Sophia Ohlendorf b. Oct 1839, d. 2 May 1918
Census DateLocation
1880Crete, Will, IllinoisChristoph Behrens was listed as a son in Heinrich Conrad Behrens's household on the 1880 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Crete, Will, Illinois; Roll: T9_260; Family History Film: 1254260; Page: 37.1000; Enumeration District: 190; Image: 0076.

Catherina Behrens

F, b. circa 1871
Father*Heinrich Conrad Behrens b. 14 Jan 1836, d. 6 Sep 1889
Mother*Maria Sophia Ohlendorf b. Oct 1839, d. 2 May 1918
Census DateLocation
1880Crete, Will, IllinoisCatherina Behrens was listed as a daughter in Heinrich Conrad Behrens's household on the 1880 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Crete, Will, Illinois; Roll: T9_260; Family History Film: 1254260; Page: 37.1000; Enumeration District: 190; Image: 0076.

Conrad Behrens

M, b. August 1873
Father*Heinrich Conrad Behrens b. 14 Jan 1836, d. 6 Sep 1889
Mother*Maria Sophia Ohlendorf b. Oct 1839, d. 2 May 1918
Census DateLocation
1880Crete, Will, IllinoisConrad Behrens was listed as a son in Heinrich Conrad Behrens's household on the 1880 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.1
14 June 1900Crete, Will, IllinoisConrad Behrens was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois, living next door to his brother Henry Behrens.2
4 May 1910Washington, Will, IllinoisHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Washington, Will, Illinois.3

Children of Conrad Behrens and Emma Luecke

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Crete, Will, Illinois; Roll: T9_260; Family History Film: 1254260; Page: 37.1000; Enumeration District: 190; Image: 0076.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Crete, Will, Illinois; Roll: T623_353; Page: 12B; Enumeration District: 101.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Washington, Will, Illinois; Roll: T624_335; Page: 10A; Enumeration District: 198; Image: 22.

Emma Behrens

F, b. circa 1879
Father*Heinrich Conrad Behrens b. 14 Jan 1836, d. 6 Sep 1889
Mother*Maria Sophia Ohlendorf b. Oct 1839, d. 2 May 1918
Census DateLocation
1880Crete, Will, IllinoisEmma Behrens was listed as a daughter in Heinrich Conrad Behrens's household on the 1880 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Crete, Will, Illinois; Roll: T9_260; Family History Film: 1254260; Page: 37.1000; Enumeration District: 190; Image: 0076.

Catharina Maria Dorothea Meier

F, b. 5 October 1835, d. 25 February 1922
Father*(?) Meier d. b 1880
Mother*Christina (?) b. c 1811, d. a 1880
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationCatharina Maria Dorothea Meier was also known as Dorothy.
Name VariationCatharina Maria Dorothea Meier was also known as Meyer.
Married Name1855As of 1855,her married name was Ohlendorf.
Census DateLocation
30 July 1860Crete, Will, IllinoisCatharina Maria Dorothea Meier was listed in Heinrich Frederich Conrad Ohlendorf's household on the 1860 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois; household also includes Frederick Olendorff, age 64, and Christian Olendorff, age 58.1
1880Crete, Will, IllinoisCatharina Maria Dorothea Meier was listed as wife in Heinrich Frederich Conrad Ohlendorf's household on the 1880 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.2

Children of Catharina Maria Dorothea Meier and Heinrich Frederich Conrad Ohlendorf

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1860; Census Place: Crete, Will, Illinois; Roll: M653_238; Page: 0; Image: 499.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Crete, Will, Illinois; Roll: T9_260; Family History Film: 1254260; Page: 35.1000; Enumeration District: 190; Image: 0072.

Sophia Ohlendorf

F, b. 15 January 1857
Father*Heinrich Frederich Conrad Ohlendorf b. c 1832, d. 13 Feb 1889
Mother*Catharina Maria Dorothea Meier b. 5 Oct 1835, d. 25 Feb 1922
Census DateLocation
30 July 1860Crete, Will, IllinoisSophia Ohlendorf was listed in Heinrich Frederich Conrad Ohlendorf's household on the 1860 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois; household also includes Frederick Olendorff, age 64, and Christian Olendorff, age 58.1

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1860; Census Place: Crete, Will, Illinois; Roll: M653_238; Page: 0; Image: 499.

Heinrich Friedrich Conrad Ohlendorf Jr.

M, b. 11 June 1859, d. 7 April 1933
Father*Heinrich Frederich Conrad Ohlendorf b. c 1832, d. 13 Feb 1889
Mother*Catharina Maria Dorothea Meier b. 5 Oct 1835, d. 25 Feb 1922
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationHeinrich Friedrich Conrad Ohlendorf Jr. was also known as Conrad.
Census DateLocation
30 July 1860Crete, Will, IllinoisHeinrich Friedrich Conrad Ohlendorf Jr. was listed in Heinrich Frederich Conrad Ohlendorf's household on the 1860 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois; household also includes Frederick Olendorff, age 64, and Christian Olendorff, age 58.1
1880Crete, Will, IllinoisHeinrich Friedrich Conrad Ohlendorf Jr. was listed as a son in Heinrich Frederich Conrad Ohlendorf's household on the 1880 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.2

Children of Heinrich Friedrich Conrad Ohlendorf Jr. and Louise (?)

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1860; Census Place: Crete, Will, Illinois; Roll: M653_238; Page: 0; Image: 499.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Crete, Will, Illinois; Roll: T9_260; Family History Film: 1254260; Page: 35.1000; Enumeration District: 190; Image: 0072.

Christiana Behrens

F, b. circa 1859
Father*Heinrich Conrad Behrens b. 14 Jan 1836, d. 6 Sep 1889
Mother*Maria Sophia Ohlendorf b. Oct 1839, d. 2 May 1918
Census DateLocation
29 July 1860Crete, Will, IllinoisChristiana Behrens was listed in Heinrich Conrad Behrens's household on the 1860 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois; surname listed as Behring.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1860; Census Place: Crete, Will, Illinois; Roll: M653_238; Page: 0; Image: 482.

Heinrich Christoph Friedrich Behrens

M, b. 22 August 1808, d. 1884
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationHeinrich Christoph Friedrich Behrens was also known as Fred.
Name VariationHeinrich Christoph Friedrich Behrens was also known as Frederick.
  • Heinrich Christoph Friedrich Behrens was born on 22 August 1808 at Germany.
  • He married Anna Catharina Maria Triebold on 22 October 1835.
  • Heinrich Christoph Friedrich Behrens died in 1884.
Census DateLocation
29 July 1860Crete, Will, IllinoisHeinrich Christoph Friedrich Behrens was listed in Heinrich Conrad Behrens's household on the 1860 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois; surname listed as Behring.1
     Heinrich Christoph Friedrich Behrens and Anna Catharina Maria Triebold immigrated on 8 June 1852 traveled on the same ship with the Fred Grages (spelled Grogis) family and Henry Ohlendorf family.
New York, Passenger List - 8 Jun 1852 from Bremen, Germany - Fred Grages family + Fred Behrens family

Child of Heinrich Christoph Friedrich Behrens and Anna Catharina Maria Triebold

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1860; Census Place: Crete, Will, Illinois; Roll: M653_238; Page: 0; Image: 482.

Anna Catharina Maria Triebold

F, b. 5 July 1803, d. 2 March 1871
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAnna Catharina Maria Triebold was also known as Maria.
Name VariationAnna Catharina Maria Triebold was also known as Mary.
Married Name22 October 1835As of 22 October 1835,her married name was Behrens.
  • Anna Catharina Maria Triebold was born on 5 July 1803 at Germany.
  • She married Heinrich Christoph Friedrich Behrens on 22 October 1835.
  • Anna Catharina Maria Triebold died on 2 March 1871 at age 67.
Census DateLocation
29 July 1860Crete, Will, IllinoisAnna Catharina Maria Triebold was listed in Heinrich Conrad Behrens's household on the 1860 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois; surname listed as Behring.1
     Anna Catharina Maria Triebold and Heinrich Christoph Friedrich Behrens immigrated on 8 June 1852 traveled on the same ship with the Fred Grages (spelled Grogis) family and Henry Ohlendorf family.
New York, Passenger List - 8 Jun 1852 from Bremen, Germany - Fred Grages family + Fred Behrens family

Child of Anna Catharina Maria Triebold and Heinrich Christoph Friedrich Behrens

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1860; Census Place: Crete, Will, Illinois; Roll: M653_238; Page: 0; Image: 482.