Harry Hofsommer

M, b. April 1895
Father*Casper Hofsommer b. Jul 1864
Mother*Catherine Eilts b. Feb 1863
Life EventDateDescription
BirthApril 1895Harry Hofsommer was born in April 1895 at Illinois.
He was the son of Casper Hofsommer and Catherine Eilts.
Census DateLocationDescription
1900Breese, Clinton, IllinoisHarry Hofsommer was listed as a son in Casper Hofsommer's household on the 1900 Census at Breese, Clinton, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Breese, Clinton, Illinois; Roll: T623_243 Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 1.

Casper Hofsommer

M, b. March 1897
Father*Casper Hofsommer b. Jul 1864
Mother*Catherine Eilts b. Feb 1863
Life EventDateDescription
BirthMarch 1897Casper Hofsommer was born in March 1897 at Illinois.
He was the son of Casper Hofsommer and Catherine Eilts.
Census DateLocationDescription
1900Breese, Clinton, IllinoisCasper Hofsommer was listed as a son in Casper Hofsommer's household on the 1900 Census at Breese, Clinton, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Breese, Clinton, Illinois; Roll: T623_243 Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 1.

Hugo Hofsommer

M, b. September 1899
Father*Casper Hofsommer b. Jul 1864
Mother*Catherine Eilts b. Feb 1863
Life EventDateDescription
BirthSeptember 1899Hugo Hofsommer was born in September 1899 at Illinois.
He was the son of Casper Hofsommer and Catherine Eilts.
Census DateLocationDescription
1900Breese, Clinton, IllinoisHugo Hofsommer was listed as a son in Casper Hofsommer's household on the 1900 Census at Breese, Clinton, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Breese, Clinton, Illinois; Roll: T623_243 Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 1.

Henry J. Vonderohe Jr.

M, b. 16 December 1854, d. 24 January 1931
Father*Henry Vonderohe Sr. b. c 1827, d. b 1895
Mother*Catherine (?) b. 25 Feb 1829, d. 2 Feb 1912
Life EventDateDescription
Birth16 December 1854Henry J. Vonderohe Jr. was born on 16 December 1854 at Germany.
He was the son of Henry Vonderohe Sr. and Catherine (?).
Marriagecirca 1885Henry J. Vonderohe Jr. married Emma Bisping circa 1885.
Death24 January 1931Henry J. Vonderohe Jr. died on 24 January 1931 at age 76 This community was greatly shocked last Saturday forenoon when it was learned the Henry Vonderohe, a resident of Union City township, had passed away suddenly. The funeral will be held Wednesday afternoon at 1 o’clock at St. John’s Evangelical Church, Wheatland. Fitting obituary next week. From Allamakee Journal and Lansing Mirror, January 28, 1931.
Burialafter 24 January 1931He was buried after 24 January 1931 at Wheatland Cemetery, Allamakee, Iowa.
Census DateLocationDescription
1885Union, Allamakee, IowaHenry J. Vonderohe Jr. appeared on the census of 1885 in the household of Henry Vonderohe Sr. at Union, Allamakee, Iowa.
1895Union Prairie, Allamakee, IowaHenry J. Vonderohe Jr. appeared on the census of 1895 at Union Prairie, Allamakee, Iowa.
20 June 1900Union City, Allamakee, IowaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Union City, Allamakee, Iowa.1
19 April 1910Union, Allamakee, IowaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Union, Allamakee, Iowa.2
1920Union, Allamakee, IowaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Union, Allamakee, Iowa.3
11 April 1930Union, Allamakee, IowaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Union, Allamakee, Iowa.4

Children of Henry J. Vonderohe Jr. and Emma Bisping

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Union City, Allamakee, Iowa; Roll: T623_416; Page: 12B; Enumeration District: 16.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Union, Allamakee, Iowa; Roll: T624_390; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 0016; Image: 956; FHL Number: 1374403.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Union, Allamakee, Iowa; Roll: T625_476; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 17; Image: 1180.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Union, Allamakee, Iowa; Roll: 640; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 22; Image: 1124.0.

Emma Bisping

F, b. October 1865, d. 1928
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1885As of circa 1885,her married name was Vonderohe.
Life EventDateDescription
BirthOctober 1865Emma Bisping was born in October 1865 at Germany also reported as 1866.
Marriagecirca 1885She married Henry J. Vonderohe Jr., son of Henry Vonderohe Sr. and Catherine (?), circa 1885.
Burial1928Emma Bisping was buried in 1928 at Wheatland Cemetery, Allamakee, Iowa.
Death1928She died in 1928.
Census DateLocationDescription
1885Union, Allamakee, IowaEmma Bisping appeared on the census of 1885 in the household of Henry Vonderohe Sr. at Union, Allamakee, Iowa.
1895Union Prairie, Allamakee, IowaEmma Bisping appeared on the census of 1895 in the household of Henry J. Vonderohe Jr. at Union Prairie, Allamakee, Iowa.
20 June 1900Union City, Allamakee, IowaEmma Bisping was listed as wife in Henry J. Vonderohe Jr.'s household on the 1900 Census at Union City, Allamakee, Iowa.1
19 April 1910Union, Allamakee, IowaEmma Bisping was listed as wife in Henry J. Vonderohe Jr.'s household on the 1910 Census at Union, Allamakee, Iowa.2
1920Union, Allamakee, IowaEmma Bisping was listed as wife in Henry J. Vonderohe Jr.'s household on the 1920 Census at Union, Allamakee, Iowa.3
  • Emma Bisping immigrated in 1872 also reported as 1870.
  • She had 8 with 7 living in 1900 children.
  • She had 10 with 10 living in 1910 children.

Children of Emma Bisping and Henry J. Vonderohe Jr.

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Union City, Allamakee, Iowa; Roll: T623_416; Page: 12B; Enumeration District: 16.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Union, Allamakee, Iowa; Roll: T624_390; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 0016; Image: 956; FHL Number: 1374403.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Union, Allamakee, Iowa; Roll: T625_476; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 17; Image: 1180.

Catherine (?)

F, b. 25 February 1829, d. 2 February 1912
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationCatherine (?) was also known as Catherina (?).
Name VariationCatherine (?) was also known as Katharina (?).
Name VariationCatherine (?) was also known as Katie (?).
Married Namebefore 1854As of before 1854,her married name was Vonderohe.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth25 February 1829Catherine (?) was born on 25 February 1829 at Germany.
Marriagebefore 1854She married Henry Vonderohe Sr. before 1854.
Death2 February 1912Catherine (?) died on 2 February 1912 at age 82.
Burialafter 2 February 1912She was buried after 2 February 1912 at Wheatland Cemetery, Allamakee, Iowa.
Census DateLocationDescription
1885Union, Allamakee, IowaCatherine (?) appeared on the census of 1885 in the household of Henry Vonderohe Sr. at Union, Allamakee, Iowa.
1895Union Prairie, Allamakee, IowaCatherine (?) appeared on the census of 1895 in the household of Henry J. Vonderohe Jr. at Union Prairie, Allamakee, Iowa.
20 June 1900Union City, Allamakee, IowaCatherine (?) was listed as mother in Henry J. Vonderohe Jr.'s household on the 1900 Census at Union City, Allamakee, Iowa.1
19 April 1910Union, Allamakee, IowaCatherine (?) was listed as mother in Henry J. Vonderohe Jr.'s household on the 1910 Census at Union, Allamakee, Iowa.2
  • Catherine (?) immigrated in 1868.
  • She had 2 with 2 living in 1900 children.

Child of Catherine (?) and Henry Vonderohe Sr.

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Union City, Allamakee, Iowa; Roll: T623_416; Page: 12B; Enumeration District: 16.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Union, Allamakee, Iowa; Roll: T624_390; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 0016; Image: 956; FHL Number: 1374403.

Henry Vonderohe Sr.

M, b. circa 1827, d. before 1895
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1827Henry Vonderohe Sr. was born circa 1827 at Germany.
Marriagebefore 1854He married Catherine (?) before 1854.
Deathbefore 1895Henry Vonderohe Sr. died before 1895.
Census DateLocationDescription
1885Union, Allamakee, IowaHenry Vonderohe Sr. appeared on the census of 1885 at Union, Allamakee, Iowa.

Child of Henry Vonderohe Sr. and Catherine (?)

Freda Vonderohe

F, b. August 1888, d. 1943
Father*Henry J. Vonderohe Jr. b. 16 Dec 1854, d. 24 Jan 1931
Mother*Emma Bisping b. Oct 1865, d. 1928
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationFreda Vonderohe was also known as Frieda.
Married Namecirca 1910As of circa 1910,her married name was Meyer.
Life EventDateDescription
BirthAugust 1888Freda Vonderohe was born in August 1888 at Allamakee, Iowa.
She was the daughter of Henry J. Vonderohe Jr. and Emma Bisping.
Marriagecirca 1910Freda Vonderohe married John W. Meyer circa 1910.
Death1943Freda Vonderohe died in 1943 at Iowa.
Census DateLocationDescription
1895Union Prairie, Allamakee, IowaFreda Vonderohe appeared on the census of 1895 in the household of Henry J. Vonderohe Jr. at Union Prairie, Allamakee, Iowa.
20 June 1900Union City, Allamakee, IowaFreda Vonderohe was listed as a daughter in Henry J. Vonderohe Jr.'s household on the 1900 Census at Union City, Allamakee, Iowa.1

Children of Freda Vonderohe and John W. Meyer

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Union City, Allamakee, Iowa; Roll: T623_416; Page: 12B; Enumeration District: 16.

Emil Henry Vonderohe

M, b. 26 November 1890, d. 25 July 1985
Father*Henry J. Vonderohe Jr. b. 16 Dec 1854, d. 24 Jan 1931
Mother*Emma Bisping b. Oct 1865, d. 1928
Life EventDateDescription
Birth26 November 1890Emil Henry Vonderohe was born on 26 November 1890 at Allamakee, Iowa, also reported as November 25, 1890.
He was the son of Henry J. Vonderohe Jr. and Emma Bisping.
Death25 July 1985Emil Henry Vonderohe died on 25 July 1985 at Cook, Illinois, at age 94 Emil Henry Vonderohe, age 94, of Villa Park, Illinois, died July 25, 1985. He was born in New Albin, Iowa on November 25, 1890 to Henry and Emma (Bisping) Vonderohe. He was baptized and confirmed in St. John's Church of rural New Albin, Iowa and remained there until 1924 when he moved to Elmhurst, Illinois to be employed at Elmhurst College. He was a World War I veteran. Funeral services were held July 30 at St. Peter's United Church of Christ in Elmhurst, Illinois. He was preceded in death by 3 brothers and 4 sisters. He is survived by his wife, Lois; 5 children; Gladys Koch, Kenneth Vonderohe, Robert Vonderohe, Grace Ellersieck, and Margaret Oestmann; 2 brothers, Carl Vonderohe and Albert Vonderohe; a sister Laura Reinke; 13 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren.
Census DateLocationDescription
1895Union Prairie, Allamakee, IowaEmil Henry Vonderohe appeared on the census of 1895 in the household of Henry J. Vonderohe Jr. at Union Prairie, Allamakee, Iowa.
20 June 1900Union City, Allamakee, IowaEmil Henry Vonderohe was listed as a son in Henry J. Vonderohe Jr.'s household on the 1900 Census at Union City, Allamakee, Iowa.1
19 April 1910Union, Allamakee, IowaEmil Henry Vonderohe was listed as a son in Henry J. Vonderohe Jr.'s household on the 1910 Census at Union, Allamakee, Iowa.2
1920Union, Allamakee, IowaEmil Henry Vonderohe was listed as a son in Henry J. Vonderohe Jr.'s household on the 1920 Census at Union, Allamakee, Iowa.3
  • Emil Henry Vonderohe obtained US Social Security Card at Texas; last residence Villa Park, Du Page, Illinois.
  • On 31 May 1917 at World War I Draft Registration, Allamakee, Iowa.

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Union City, Allamakee, Iowa; Roll: T623_416; Page: 12B; Enumeration District: 16.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Union, Allamakee, Iowa; Roll: T624_390; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 0016; Image: 956; FHL Number: 1374403.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Union, Allamakee, Iowa; Roll: T625_476; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 17; Image: 1180.

Adelia Vonderohe

F, b. October 1892, d. 1926
Father*Henry J. Vonderohe Jr. b. 16 Dec 1854, d. 24 Jan 1931
Mother*Emma Bisping b. Oct 1865, d. 1928
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAdelia Vonderohe was also known as Adalade.
Name VariationAdelia Vonderohe was also known as Adele.
Married Namebefore 1920As of before 1920,her married name was Burmester.
Life EventDateDescription
BirthOctober 1892Adelia Vonderohe was born in October 1892 at Allamakee, Iowa.
She was the daughter of Henry J. Vonderohe Jr. and Emma Bisping.
Marriagebefore 1920Adelia Vonderohe married August G. Burmester, son of Henry Burmester Sr. and Anna Schrader, before 1920.
Death1926Adelia Vonderohe died in 1926 at Iowa.
Burial1926She was buried in 1926 at Beeds Lake, Franklin, Iowa.
Census DateLocationDescription
1895Union Prairie, Allamakee, IowaAdelia Vonderohe appeared on the census of 1895 in the household of Henry J. Vonderohe Jr. at Union Prairie, Allamakee, Iowa.
20 June 1900Union City, Allamakee, IowaAdelia Vonderohe was listed as a daughter in Henry J. Vonderohe Jr.'s household on the 1900 Census at Union City, Allamakee, Iowa.1
19 April 1910Union, Allamakee, IowaAdelia Vonderohe was listed as a daughter in Henry J. Vonderohe Jr.'s household on the 1910 Census at Union, Allamakee, Iowa.2
1 January 1925Mott, Franklin, IowaAdelia Vonderohe appeared on the census of 1 January 1925 in the household of August G. Burmester at Mott, Franklin, Iowa; living next door to H. F. Burmester.

Child of Adelia Vonderohe and August G. Burmester

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Union City, Allamakee, Iowa; Roll: T623_416; Page: 12B; Enumeration District: 16.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Union, Allamakee, Iowa; Roll: T624_390; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 0016; Image: 956; FHL Number: 1374403.

Ella D. Vonderohe

F, b. 9 June 1895, d. 18 October 1975
Father*Henry J. Vonderohe Jr. b. 16 Dec 1854, d. 24 Jan 1931
Mother*Emma Bisping b. Oct 1865, d. 1928
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1920As of circa 1920,her married name was Reinke.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth9 June 1895Ella D. Vonderohe was born on 9 June 1895 at Iowa.
She was the daughter of Henry J. Vonderohe Jr. and Emma Bisping.
Marriagecirca 1920Ella D. Vonderohe married Herman Reinke, son of Henry Reinke and Catherine Krueger, circa 1920.
Death18 October 1975Ella D. Vonderohe died on 18 October 1975 at age 80.
Census DateLocationDescription
20 June 1900Union City, Allamakee, IowaElla D. Vonderohe was listed as a daughter in Henry J. Vonderohe Jr.'s household on the 1900 Census at Union City, Allamakee, Iowa.1
19 April 1910Union, Allamakee, IowaElla D. Vonderohe was listed as a daughter in Henry J. Vonderohe Jr.'s household on the 1910 Census at Union, Allamakee, Iowa.2
1920Union, Allamakee, IowaElla D. Vonderohe was listed as a daughter in Henry J. Vonderohe Jr.'s household on the 1920 Census at Union, Allamakee, Iowa.3
1 January 1925Union, Allamakee, IowaElla D. Vonderohe appeared on the census of 1 January 1925 in the household of Herman Reinke at Union, Allamakee, Iowa.
10 April 1930Union, Allamakee, IowaElla D. Vonderohe was listed as wife in Herman Reinke's household on the 1930 Census at Union, Allamakee, Iowa.4
  • Ella D. Vonderohe obtained US Social Security Card at Iowa; last residence New Albin, Allamakee, Iowa.

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Union City, Allamakee, Iowa; Roll: T623_416; Page: 12B; Enumeration District: 16.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Union, Allamakee, Iowa; Roll: T624_390; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 0016; Image: 956; FHL Number: 1374403.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Union, Allamakee, Iowa; Roll: T625_476; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 17; Image: 1180.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Union, Allamakee, Iowa; Roll: 640; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 22; Image: 1123.0.

Henry Eddie Vonderohe

M, b. 5 August 1897, d. 26 June 1977
Father*Henry J. Vonderohe Jr. b. 16 Dec 1854, d. 24 Jan 1931
Mother*Emma Bisping b. Oct 1865, d. 1928
Life EventDateDescription
Birth5 August 1897Henry Eddie Vonderohe was born on 5 August 1897 at Iowa.
He was the son of Henry J. Vonderohe Jr. and Emma Bisping.
Marriage26 September 1934Henry Eddie Vonderohe married Marie Hahn, daughter of Henry Hahn and Bertha Pohlman, on 26 September 1934.
Death26 June 1977Henry Eddie Vonderohe died on 26 June 1977 at Wisconsin at age 79.
Burialafter 26 June 1977He was buried after 26 June 1977 at Wheatland Cemetery, Allamakee, Iowa.
Census DateLocationDescription
20 June 1900Union City, Allamakee, IowaHenry Eddie Vonderohe was listed as a son in Henry J. Vonderohe Jr.'s household on the 1900 Census at Union City, Allamakee, Iowa.1
19 April 1910Union, Allamakee, IowaHenry Eddie Vonderohe was listed as a son in Henry J. Vonderohe Jr.'s household on the 1910 Census at Union, Allamakee, Iowa.2
1920Union, Allamakee, IowaHenry Eddie Vonderohe was listed as a son in Henry J. Vonderohe Jr.'s household on the 1920 Census at Union, Allamakee, Iowa.3
11 April 1930Union, Allamakee, IowaHenry Eddie Vonderohe was listed as a son in Henry J. Vonderohe Jr.'s household on the 1930 Census at Union, Allamakee, Iowa.4
  • Henry Eddie Vonderohe obtained US Social Security Card at Iowa; last residence New Albin, Allamakee, Iowa.
  • On 24 August 1918 at World War I Draft Registration, Allamakee, Iowa.

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Union City, Allamakee, Iowa; Roll: T623_416; Page: 12B; Enumeration District: 16.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Union, Allamakee, Iowa; Roll: T624_390; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 0016; Image: 956; FHL Number: 1374403.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Union, Allamakee, Iowa; Roll: T625_476; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 17; Image: 1180.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Union, Allamakee, Iowa; Roll: 640; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 22; Image: 1124.0.

Emma Vonderohe

F, b. 25 October 1899, d. April 1979
Father*Henry J. Vonderohe Jr. b. 16 Dec 1854, d. 24 Jan 1931
Mother*Emma Bisping b. Oct 1865, d. 1928
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name24 July 1929As of 24 July 1929,her married name was Krueger.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth25 October 1899Emma Vonderohe was born on 25 October 1899 at Iowa.
She was the daughter of Henry J. Vonderohe Jr. and Emma Bisping.
Marriage24 July 1929Emma Vonderohe married Albert Henry Krueger, son of Henry Krueger and unknown (?), on 24 July 1929.
DeathApril 1979Emma Vonderohe died in April 1979 at age 79.
Census DateLocationDescription
20 June 1900Union City, Allamakee, IowaEmma Vonderohe was listed as a daughter in Henry J. Vonderohe Jr.'s household on the 1900 Census at Union City, Allamakee, Iowa.1
19 April 1910Union, Allamakee, IowaEmma Vonderohe was listed as a daughter in Henry J. Vonderohe Jr.'s household on the 1910 Census at Union, Allamakee, Iowa.2
1920Union, Allamakee, IowaEmma Vonderohe was listed as a daughter in Henry J. Vonderohe Jr.'s household on the 1920 Census at Union, Allamakee, Iowa.3
  • Emma Vonderohe obtained US Social Security Card at Minnesota; last residence New Albin, Allamakee, Iowa; last benefit Caledonia, Houston, Minnesota.

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Union City, Allamakee, Iowa; Roll: T623_416; Page: 12B; Enumeration District: 16.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Union, Allamakee, Iowa; Roll: T624_390; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 0016; Image: 956; FHL Number: 1374403.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Union, Allamakee, Iowa; Roll: T625_476; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 17; Image: 1180.

Carl W. Vonderohe

M, b. 20 September 1901, d. 18 September 1993
Father*Henry J. Vonderohe Jr. b. 16 Dec 1854, d. 24 Jan 1931
Mother*Emma Bisping b. Oct 1865, d. 1928
Life EventDateDescription
Birth20 September 1901Carl W. Vonderohe was born on 20 September 1901 at Iowa.
He was the son of Henry J. Vonderohe Jr. and Emma Bisping.
Marriage21 June 1933Carl W. Vonderohe married Alma Hahn, daughter of Henry Hahn and Bertha Pohlman, on 21 June 1933.
Marriage13 July 1942Carl W. Vonderohe married Olga E. Renk, daughter of August Renk and Ida Kurk, on 13 July 1942 at Wheatland, Allamakee, Iowa, also reported as 15 Jul 1942.
Death18 September 1993Carl W. Vonderohe died on 18 September 1993 at age 91 Carl W. Vonderohe, 91, of New Albin, died Saturday, Sept. 18, 1993, in his home. He was born Sept. 20. 1901 in Wheatland, Union City Township, Allamakee county, Iowa, to Henry J. and Emma (Bisping) Vonderohe. He married Alma Hahn on June 21, 1933. She died Feb. 24, 1934. He then married Olga Renk July 13, 1942. He attended rural school in Allamakee County and was a lifelong resident of the New Al­bin area. He worked on road construction and also worked for the Mendenhall Lumber Co., New Albin. He was a member of St. Peter's United Church of Christ, New Albin. He was a former member of the New Albin Fire Department. Carl was a very active community member, and an avid baseball fan. He is survived by his wife, Olga; a daughter, Dorothy (Delmer) Ideker of Brownville, MN; two grandchildren, Laurie (Tim) Helgemoe of Utica, MN, and Sara of Richfield, MN; a great-granddaughter, Kaylee Helgemoe of Utica, MN; and a brother, Albert (Martha) of New Albin. In addition to his first wife, four brothers and five sisters preceded Carl in death. Funeral services were held Tuesday at 11 a.m. at St. Peter's United Church of Christ, New Albin. Pastor Laura Odegard of­ficiated. Burial was in St. Peter's Memorial Cemetery. Pallbearers were Rolland Vonderohe, Donald Vonderohe, Ronald Vonderohe, Erwin De­ters, Paul Kruse, and Larry Meyer. Honorary pallbearers were Erwin Deters, Fred Mauss, Alvin Beneke, Howard Fitzpatrick, Bud Fink and Ted Kruse. Roble Funeral Home, Spring Grove, MN was in charge of ar­rangements.
Census DateLocationDescription
19 April 1910Union, Allamakee, IowaCarl W. Vonderohe was listed as a son in Henry J. Vonderohe Jr.'s household on the 1910 Census at Union, Allamakee, Iowa.1
1920Union, Allamakee, IowaCarl W. Vonderohe was listed as a son in Henry J. Vonderohe Jr.'s household on the 1920 Census at Union, Allamakee, Iowa.2
11 April 1930Union, Allamakee, IowaCarl W. Vonderohe was listed as a son in Henry J. Vonderohe Jr.'s household on the 1930 Census at Union, Allamakee, Iowa.3
  • Carl W. Vonderohe obtained US Social Security Card at Iowa; last residence New Albin, Allamakee, Iowa.
  • On 19 July 1992 Carl and Olga (Renk) Vonderohe celebrated their 50th Wedding Anniversary, Sunday, July 19, 1992, with a family dinner in the New Albin Town House. Hosts were their daughter, Dorothy (Delmer) Ideker, and granddaughters, Laurie (Tim) Helgemoe and Sara Ideker. They have one great-granddaughter, Kaylee Helgemoe. Carl Vonderohe and Olga Renk were married July 15, 1942 in St. John’s United Church of Christ, Wheatland.

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Union, Allamakee, Iowa; Roll: T624_390; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 0016; Image: 956; FHL Number: 1374403.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Union, Allamakee, Iowa; Roll: T625_476; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 17; Image: 1180.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Union, Allamakee, Iowa; Roll: 640; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 22; Image: 1124.0.

Laura Lydia Vonderohe

F, b. 23 March 1904, d. 24 February 1986
Father*Henry J. Vonderohe Jr. b. 16 Dec 1854, d. 24 Jan 1931
Mother*Emma Bisping b. Oct 1865, d. 1928
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name16 October 1936As of 16 October 1936,her married name was Reinke.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth23 March 1904Laura Lydia Vonderohe was born on 23 March 1904 at Iowa.
She was the daughter of Henry J. Vonderohe Jr. and Emma Bisping.
Marriage16 October 1936Laura Lydia Vonderohe married August Reinke, son of Henry Reinke and Catherine Krueger, on 16 October 1936 at Wheatland, Allamakee, Iowa.
Death24 February 1986Laura Lydia Vonderohe died on 24 February 1986 at age 81 Laura L. Reinke, age 81, of New Albin, Iowa died Monday, February 24, 1986 in Lansing, Iowa at the Thornton Manor Nursing Home. Services were held Friday, February 28 at 2 p.m. in St. John's, Wheatland Church in rural New Albin, Iowa. The Rev. Milton Kading officiated with burial in the church cemetery. Haugen-Roble Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements. Casket bearers were Roger Vonderohe, Ronald Vonderohe, Delmer Ideker, Merlin Reinke, Fremont Meyer, and Leonard Wiegrefe. Laura was born March 23, 1904 in Union City Township to Henry and Emma (Bisping) Vonderohe. She married August Reinke on October 16, 1936 in St. John's, Wheatland, Allamakee County, Iowa. They farmed in the Eitzen-New Albin area. August died February 27, 1974. She had worked at Elmhurst College, Elmhurst, Illinois. She was a member of the Women's Fellowship of St. John's and the New Albin Senior Citizens. In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by four sisters and four brothers. Survivors include two brothers, Carl Vonderohe and Albert Vonderohe, both of New Albin, Iowa in addition to many nieces and nephews.

Census DateLocationDescription
19 April 1910Union, Allamakee, IowaLaura Lydia Vonderohe was listed as a daughter in Henry J. Vonderohe Jr.'s household on the 1910 Census at Union, Allamakee, Iowa.1
1920Union, Allamakee, IowaLaura Lydia Vonderohe was listed as a daughter in Henry J. Vonderohe Jr.'s household on the 1920 Census at Union, Allamakee, Iowa.2
11 April 1930Union, Allamakee, IowaLaura Lydia Vonderohe was listed as a daughter in Henry J. Vonderohe Jr.'s household on the 1930 Census at Union, Allamakee, Iowa.3
  • On 18 October 1961 Seventy-five relatives surprised Mr. and Mrs. August Reinke at the Bellon Hall Sunday evening, the occasion being their 25th wedding anniversary. Laura Vonderohe and August Reinke were married Oct. 16, 1936 at St. John's United Church of Christ at Wheatland. They were attended by Mr. and Mrs. Albert Vonderohe, who were present at this happy affair. A pot-luck supper was served with the remainder of the evening being spent playing progressive euchre. Prize winners were Mrs. Henry Vonderohe, ladies high; Mrs. Leonard Wiegreffe, ladies low; Elmer Meyer, mens high; and Robert Rienke, mens low. The honored guests were presented with a gift. A midnight lunch concluded a most enjoyable evening, the guests departing at a late hour wishing the couple many more anniversaries.

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Union, Allamakee, Iowa; Roll: T624_390; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 0016; Image: 956; FHL Number: 1374403.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Union, Allamakee, Iowa; Roll: T625_476; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 17; Image: 1180.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Union, Allamakee, Iowa; Roll: 640; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 22; Image: 1124.0.

Albert W. Vonderohe

M, b. 28 October 1906, d. 8 November 2000
Father*Henry J. Vonderohe Jr. b. 16 Dec 1854, d. 24 Jan 1931
Mother*Emma Bisping b. Oct 1865, d. 1928
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageAlbert W. Vonderohe married Martha D. (?).
Birth28 October 1906Albert W. Vonderohe was born on 28 October 1906 at Iowa.
He was the son of Henry J. Vonderohe Jr. and Emma Bisping.
Death8 November 2000Albert W. Vonderohe died on 8 November 2000 at age 94.
Census DateLocationDescription
19 April 1910Union, Allamakee, IowaAlbert W. Vonderohe was listed as a son in Henry J. Vonderohe Jr.'s household on the 1910 Census at Union, Allamakee, Iowa.1
1920Union, Allamakee, IowaAlbert W. Vonderohe was listed as a son in Henry J. Vonderohe Jr.'s household on the 1920 Census at Union, Allamakee, Iowa.2
11 April 1930Union, Allamakee, IowaAlbert W. Vonderohe was listed as a son in Henry J. Vonderohe Jr.'s household on the 1930 Census at Union, Allamakee, Iowa.3
  • Albert W. Vonderohe obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence New Albin, Allamakee, Iowa.

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Union, Allamakee, Iowa; Roll: T624_390; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 0016; Image: 956; FHL Number: 1374403.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Union, Allamakee, Iowa; Roll: T625_476; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 17; Image: 1180.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Union, Allamakee, Iowa; Roll: 640; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 22; Image: 1124.0.

John W. Meyer

M, b. 4 February 1883, d. 8 May 1930
Life EventDateDescription
Birth4 February 1883John W. Meyer was born on 4 February 1883 at Iowa.
Marriagecirca 1910He married Freda Vonderohe, daughter of Henry J. Vonderohe Jr. and Emma Bisping, circa 1910.
Death8 May 1930John W. Meyer died on 8 May 1930 at Iowa at age 47.

Children of John W. Meyer and Freda Vonderohe

Lawrence H. Meyer

M, b. circa 1912
Father*John W. Meyer b. 4 Feb 1883, d. 8 May 1930
Mother*Freda Vonderohe b. Aug 1888, d. 1943
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1912Lawrence H. Meyer was born circa 1912 at Iowa.
He was the son of John W. Meyer and Freda Vonderohe.

Marcella Meyer

F, b. 22 August 1916
Father*John W. Meyer b. 4 Feb 1883, d. 8 May 1930
Mother*Freda Vonderohe b. Aug 1888, d. 1943
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Schoh.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth22 August 1916Marcella Meyer was born on 22 August 1916 at Iowa.
She was the daughter of John W. Meyer and Freda Vonderohe.

Elmer William Meyer

M, b. 12 October 1921, d. 25 July 1984
Father*John W. Meyer b. 4 Feb 1883, d. 8 May 1930
Mother*Freda Vonderohe b. Aug 1888, d. 1943
Life EventDateDescription
Birth12 October 1921Elmer William Meyer was born on 12 October 1921 at Iowa.
He was the son of John W. Meyer and Freda Vonderohe.
Death25 July 1984Elmer William Meyer died on 25 July 1984 at age 62 Elmer W. Meyer, 62, New Albin, died Wednesday, July 25, 1984, in La Crosse Lutheran Hospital. He was born on Oct. 12, 1921, in rural New Albin to John and Frieda (Vonderohe) Meyer. He married Lois Middendorf on Sept. 24, 1945, in Nashua, Iowa. Meyer had been a farmer in Union City Township and also had been em­ployed at the Staggemeyer Stave Mill in rural Caledonia. He was a World War II veteran and was a member of the Caledonia Amer­ican Legion Post and the Veterans of Foreign Wars. He had served on St. John's United Church of Christ Council. Survivors are his wife; a son, Irey of New Albin; four daughters, Joye Diet­zenbach of Cresco, Iowa, Gaye Einck of Decorah, Iowa, and Jean and Jill, both at home; seven grandchildren; a brother, Lawrence of Eitzen; and a sister, Marcella Schoh of Caledonia. He was preceded in death by a son. Services will be Saturday at 2 p.m. in St. John's United Church of Christ, Wheatland. The Rev. Milton Kading will officiate. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Friends may call at the Haugen­-Roble Funeral Home. Caledonia, today from 2 to 9 p.m., and at the church on Saturday from 1 p.m. until the services.

Alma Hahn

F, b. 1902, d. 24 February 1934
Father*Henry Hahn
Mother*Bertha Pohlman
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name21 June 1933As of 21 June 1933,her married name was Vonderohe.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1902Alma Hahn was born in 1902.
She was the daughter of Henry Hahn and Bertha Pohlman.
Marriage21 June 1933Alma Hahn married Carl W. Vonderohe, son of Henry J. Vonderohe Jr. and Emma Bisping, on 21 June 1933.
Death24 February 1934Alma Hahn died on 24 February 1934.

Olga E. Renk

F, b. 8 January 1916, d. 12 June 2002
Father*August Renk b. 17 Jul 1882, d. 2 Jan
Mother*Ida Kurk
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name13 July 1942As of 13 July 1942,her married name was Vonderohe.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth8 January 1916Olga E. Renk was born on 8 January 1916 at Iowa.
She was the daughter of August Renk and Ida Kurk.
Marriage13 July 1942Olga E. Renk married Carl W. Vonderohe, son of Henry J. Vonderohe Jr. and Emma Bisping, on 13 July 1942 at Wheatland, Allamakee, Iowa, also reported as 15 Jul 1942.
Death12 June 2002Olga E. Renk died on 12 June 2002 at age 86 Olga E. Vonderohe, 86, formerly of New Albin, IA, died Wednesday, June 12, 2002, at the Lutheran Home, Caledonia. She was born January 8, 1916, in Union City township, Iowa, to August and Ida (Kurk) Renk. On July 13, 1942, Olga married Carl Vonderohe at St. John’s United Church of Christ, Wheatland, and he preceded her in death on September 18, 1993. Olga lived in the New Albin area for most of her life.
In addition to being a housewife, Olga worked at Northern Engraving in Lansing, IA for many years. She was a member of St. Peter’s United Church of Christ in New Albin where she was active with the Womens Fellowship. Olga also enjoyed gardening, crocheting, cooking and canning.
Survivors include a daughter, Dorothy (Delmer) Ideker of Brownsville; two granddaughters; a great-granddaughter; a sister, Amanda Kruse of New Albin; and three sisters-in-law, Edna Renk, Marie Vonderohe, and Martha Vonderohe, all of New Albin.
In addition to her husband, Olga was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Alvin Renk.
Services were Sunday, June 16, at 2 pm at St. Peters United Church of Christ, New Albin. Rev. Paul Burgess and Rev. Phil Williams officiated with burial in St. Peter’s Memorial Cemetery. Friends called at the New Albin Townhouse and Chapel on Saturday from 5-7 pm and at the church on Sunday from 1 pm until the time of service. The Haugen-Roble-Jandt Funeral Home, Caledonia, was in charge of arrangements.
  • On 19 July 1992 Carl and Olga (Renk) Vonderohe celebrated their 50th Wedding Anniversary, Sunday, July 19, 1992, with a family dinner in the New Albin Town House. Hosts were their daughter, Dorothy (Delmer) Ideker, and granddaughters, Laurie (Tim) Helgemoe and Sara Ideker. They have one great-granddaughter, Kaylee Helgemoe. Carl Vonderohe and Olga Renk were married July 15, 1942 in St. John’s United Church of Christ, Wheatland.

Henry Limper

M, b. January 1868
Life EventDateDescription
BirthJanuary 1868Henry Limper was born in January 1868 at Germany.
Marriagecirca 1894He married Anna (?) circa 1894.

Children of Henry Limper and Anna (?)

Anna (?)

F, b. June 1872
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1894As of circa 1894,her married name was Limper.
Life EventDateDescription
BirthJune 1872Anna (?) was born in June 1872 at Nebraska.
Marriagecirca 1894She married Henry Limper circa 1894.

Children of Anna (?) and Henry Limper

Henry Limper

M, b. November 1895
Father*Henry Limper b. Jan 1868
Mother*Anna (?) b. Jun 1872
Life EventDateDescription
BirthNovember 1895Henry Limper was born in November 1895 at Kansas may be Nov 1894.
He was the son of Henry Limper and Anna (?).

Louise Limper

F, b. November 1898
Father*Henry Limper b. Jan 1868
Mother*Anna (?) b. Jun 1872
Life EventDateDescription
BirthNovember 1898Louise Limper was born in November 1898 at Kansas.
She was the daughter of Henry Limper and Anna (?).

Ernest Limper

M, b. July 1899
Father*Henry Limper b. Jan 1868
Mother*Anna (?) b. Jun 1872
Life EventDateDescription
BirthJuly 1899Ernest Limper was born in July 1899 at Kansas.
He was the son of Henry Limper and Anna (?).

Emma Melissa Wells

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name21 October 1883As of 21 October 1883,her married name was Freeborn.
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage21 October 1883Emma Melissa Wells married Oscar Porter Freeborn, son of Daniel P. Freeborn and Amy Ann Burdick, on 21 October 1883.

Child of Emma Melissa Wells and Oscar Porter Freeborn

Pansy Arlene Freeborn

F, b. 9 March 1892
Father*Oscar Porter Freeborn b. 28 Jul 1854, d. 26 Apr 1930
Mother*Emma Melissa Wells
Life EventDateDescription
Birth9 March 1892Pansy Arlene Freeborn was born on 9 March 1892.
She was the daughter of Oscar Porter Freeborn and Emma Melissa Wells.

Charles Armstrong Kerr

M, b. 11 March 1910, d. 5 June 1982
Father*Livingston Armstrong Kerr b. 28 Oct 1865, d. 14 Nov 1938
Mother*Alta Isalba Lake b. 7 Dec 1874, d. 9 Jan 1978
Life EventDateDescription
Birth11 March 1910Charles Armstrong Kerr was born on 11 March 1910 at Texas.
He was the son of Livingston Armstrong Kerr and Alta Isalba Lake.
Marriagecirca 1937Charles Armstrong Kerr married Helen S. Freeborn, daughter of Arthur Simon Freeborn and Nellie May Simpson, circa 1937.
Death5 June 1982Charles Armstrong Kerr died on 5 June 1982 at Bexar, Texas, at age 72.