Dorotha C. Desler

F, b. circa 1915
Father*Detlef G. Desler b. Feb 1871, d. a Jan 1920
Mother*Catharina Ohrt b. Apr 1873, d. 1939
Census DateLocation
8 January 1920Jefferson, Douglas, NebraskaDorotha C. Desler was listed as a daughter in Detlef G. Desler's household on the 1920 Census at Jefferson, Douglas, Nebraska.1

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Jefferson, Douglas, Nebraska; Roll T625_990; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 139; Image: 720.

Sophia (?)

F, b. circa 1866, d. after May 1910
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1890As of circa 1890,her married name was Auch.
Census DateLocation
5 May 1910Richland, Washington, NebraskaSophia (?) was listed as wife in John Auch's household on the 1910 Census at Richland, Washington, Nebraska; living next door to Detlef Desler.1
     Sophia (?) had 3 with 2 living in 1910 children.

Children of Sophia (?) and John Auch

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Richland, Washington, Nebraska; Roll T624_855; Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 144; Image: 1487.

Gust Auch

M, b. circa 1892
Father*John Auch b. Jun 1857, d. a May 1910
Mother*Sophia (?) b. c 1866, d. a May 1910
Census DateLocation
5 May 1910Richland, Washington, NebraskaGust Auch was listed as a son in John Auch's household on the 1910 Census at Richland, Washington, Nebraska; living next door to Detlef Desler.1

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Richland, Washington, Nebraska; Roll T624_855; Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 144; Image: 1487.

Willie Auch

M, b. circa 1895
Father*John Auch b. Jun 1857, d. a May 1910
Mother*Sophia (?) b. c 1866, d. a May 1910
Census DateLocation
5 May 1910Richland, Washington, NebraskaWillie Auch was listed as a son in John Auch's household on the 1910 Census at Richland, Washington, Nebraska; living next door to Detlef Desler.1

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Richland, Washington, Nebraska; Roll T624_855; Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 144; Image: 1487.

Rosamond (?)

F, b. circa 1909
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1929As of circa 1929,her married name was Desler.
Census DateLocation
1930Omaha, Douglas, NebraskaRosamond (?) was listed as wife in Arthur F. Desler's household on the 1930 Census at Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska; Roll 1279; Page: 44A; Enumeration District: 135; Image: 918.0.

Marie (?)

F, b. circa 1898
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1920As of circa 1920,her married name was Desler.
Census DateLocation
1930Omaha, Douglas, NebraskaMarie (?) was listed as wife in George M. Desler's household on the 1930 Census at Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska; Roll 1279; Page: 74A; Enumeration District: 133; Image: 740.0.

Emil Friedrich Heinrich Senholtz

M, b. 15 February 1888, d. 15 December 1909
Father*Fred Senholtz b. 19 Jun 1861, d. 11 Apr 1926
Mother*Wilhelmine Wehrmann b. 19 Jan 1867, d. 12 Feb 1897
  • Emil Friedrich Heinrich Senholtz was born on 15 February 1888 at Illinois also reported as Mar 1888.
  • He was the son of Fred Senholtz and Wilhelmine Wehrmann.
  • Emil Friedrich Heinrich Senholtz died on 15 December 1909 at age 21 The funeral of the late Emil Senholtz, who died from a gun shot wound self-inflicted while hunting rabbits last week, was held Saturday afternoon at the St. John's Evangelical church, Rev. H. Siegfried officiating.
    While the weather was extremely cold, a large number of friends paid their last respects to the departed by attending the funeral, the church being crowded to the entrance. Rev. Siegfried delivered an impressive and consoling sermon, and paid a worthy and fitting tribute to the deceased.
    The floral offerings were numerous and beautiful, among them being a large wreath presented by the following young friends: George Ohlenkamp, Gustav Batterman, Carl and Fred Engelking, Martin Hinze, Herman Orenz, Henry Tatge, Ernest Ohlenkamp, Fred and Wm. Reichert.
    Deceased was born February 15, 1888, on the present farm of his parents in the town of Washington, and where he grew to manhood. He leaves besides his father and step-mother, Mr. and Mrs. Fred Senholtz, three sisters, Annie, Millie and Amanda, and two brothers, Fred and August, to mourn his demise.
Census DateLocation
12 June 1900Washington, Will, IllinoisEmil Friedrich Heinrich Senholtz was listed as a son in Fred Senholtz's household on the 1900 Census at Washington, Will, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Washington, Will, Illinois; Roll T623_354; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 147.

Wilhelmine Wehrmann

F, b. 19 January 1867, d. 12 February 1897
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationWilhelmine Wehrmann was also known as Mina.
Married Name30 June 1887As of 30 June 1887,her married name was Senholtz.
  • Wilhelmine Wehrmann was born on 19 January 1867.
  • She married Fred Senholtz on 30 June 1887.
  • Wilhelmine Wehrmann died on 12 February 1897 at age 30.

Child of Wilhelmine Wehrmann and Fred Senholtz

Friedrich Bernhard

M, b. 1889, d. 1970
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationFriedrich Bernhard was also known as Bernhardt.

Clara M. Bernhard

F, b. 1887, d. 1961
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Senholtz.

LaVerne Steben

F, b. 7 August 1912, d. 18 May 1997
Father*Louis Steben
Mother*Minnie Bock
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Senholtz.
  • LaVerne Steben married August L. Senholtz, son of Fred Senholtz and Maria Sophia Louise Grabe.
  • LaVerne Steben was born on 7 August 1912 at Illinois.
  • She was the daughter of Louis Steben and Minnie Bock.
  • LaVerne Steben died on 18 May 1997 at age 84 LaVerne Senholtz, 84, of Beecher, died Sunday (May 18, 1997) at St. James Hospital.
    Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Monday at Hack Funeral Home in Beecher.
    Services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at St. John's United Church of Christ, where she was a member. The Rev. Susan Brewer will officiate.
    Burial will be in St. John's Cemetery, Beecher.
    Memorials may be made to her church or to the Family Memorial Fund.
    She was born Aug. 7, 1912 in Washington Township of Beecher, the daughter of Louis and Minnie Bock Steben.
    Her husband, August Senholtz, died March 22, 1988. Also deceased are a daughter Janet Lee Schweppe, granddaughter Gail Jean Schweppe and one great grandchild.
    Surviving are one son-in-law, William Schweppe, and a foster son, Bernard Williams, both of Beecher; granddaughters and spouses, Vickie and David Hernandez and Cindy and Dennis Rybolt, all of Beecher; and five great-grandchildren.
    She was a member of Beecher Senior Citizens and St. John's Ladies Aid.

Child of LaVerne Steben and August L. Senholtz

Louis Steben

M

Child of Louis Steben and Minnie Bock

Minnie Bock

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Steben.

Child of Minnie Bock and Louis Steben

Janet Lee Senholtz

F, d. before May 1997
Father*August L. Senholtz b. 11 Feb 1905, d. 22 Mar 1988
Mother*LaVerne Steben b. 7 Aug 1912, d. 18 May 1997
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Schweppe.

Sarah Merchant

F, b. before 1871
Father*Stephen Merchant b. 1 Jan 1820, d. 4 Jun 1903
Mother*unknown (?) d. b 1871
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationSarah Merchant was also known as Marchand.

Joseph Gaylord Blakesley

M, b. 12 February 1805, d. 26 December 1878
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJoseph Gaylord Blakesley was also known as Blakeslee.
Name VariationJoseph Gaylord Blakesley was also known as Squire.
  • Joseph Gaylord Blakesley was born on 12 February 1805 at New York.
  • He married Ruby Bliss on 1 January 1835 at New York.
  • Joseph Gaylord Blakesley died on 26 December 1878 at Wisconsin at age 73.
  • His estate was probated on 2 September 1879 at Sauk, Wisconsin.
     Joseph Gaylord Blakesley, familiary referred to as Squire Blakesley, was another settler in 1851, and brought with him a large family. His wife's name was Ruby Bliss. They settled in the town of Marston, and their original land is now contained in the town of LaValle, but members of his family soon became connected with the village of Ironton, where for more than half a century Blakesley's Store has been traditional, so the facts concerning them may fittingly be given in this sketch of Ironton. The children of Joseph Gaylord Blakesley were: Phoebe, who married Leander Wheeler; Clarine, who because the wife of J. T. Lunn, esteemed early Sauk County Educator; Ephriam, who married first, Mary Ballard, daughter of Hiram Ballard, and had three children, Eulella J., Charles G., and Alfred J., and for a second wife married Caroline A. Huntley, daughter of Ludwick and Charlotte (Smith) Huntley, widow of George Swift, and had two chidlren, Mary L., and Lee C. Blakesley; Noah G. Blakesley, who married Mary E. Blanchard, daughter of O.C. and Hannah (Kezear) Blanchard.

Children of Joseph Gaylord Blakesley and Ruby Bliss

Olive E. (?)

F, b. 1915, d. 1994
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name28 June 1952As of 28 June 1952,her married name was Faivre.

Gladys E. Thomas

F, b. 17 February 1908, d. 18 September 1954
Father*Louis A. Thomas b. 19 Dec 1878, d. 7 Feb 1950
Mother*Cora A. Faivre b. 6 Sep 1882, d. 8 Jul 1980
  • Gladys E. Thomas was born on 17 February 1908 at Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Louis A. Thomas and Cora A. Faivre.
  • Gladys E. Thomas died on 18 September 1954 at age 46.
Census DateLocation
2 February 1920Ironton, Sauk, WisconsinGladys E. Thomas was listed as a daughter in Louis A. Thomas's household on the 1920 Census at Ironton, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Ironton, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll T625_2015; Page: 9A; Enumeration District: 168; Image: 179.

Charles E. Thomas

M, b. November 1849, d. after April 1910
  • Charles E. Thomas was born in November 1849 at New York.
  • He married Elizabeth (?) circa 1878.
  • Charles E. Thomas died after April 1910.
Census DateLocation
13 June 1900Ironton, Sauk, WisconsinCharles E. Thomas was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Ironton, Sauk, Wisconsin, living next door to Eugene Faivre.1
15 April 1910Ironton, Sauk, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Ironton, Sauk, Wisconsin, living between Charles and Eugene Faivre.2

Children of Charles E. Thomas and Elizabeth (?)

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Ironton, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll T623_1816; Page: 10A; Enumeration District: 138.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Ironton, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll T624_1736; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 119; Image: 984.

Elizabeth (?)

F, b. November 1855, d. after 1910
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1878As of circa 1878,her married name was Thomas.
  • Elizabeth (?) was born in November 1855 at Wisconsin.
  • She married Charles E. Thomas circa 1878.
  • Elizabeth (?) died after 1910.
Census DateLocation
13 June 1900Ironton, Sauk, WisconsinElizabeth (?) was listed as wife in Charles E. Thomas's household on the 1900 Census at Ironton, Sauk, Wisconsin; living next door to Eugene Faivre.1
15 April 1910Ironton, Sauk, WisconsinElizabeth (?) was listed as wife in Charles E. Thomas's household on the 1910 Census at Ironton, Sauk, Wisconsin; living between Charles and Eugene Faivre.2
     Elizabeth (?) had 8 with 6 living in 1900 children.

Children of Elizabeth (?) and Charles E. Thomas

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Ironton, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll T623_1816; Page: 10A; Enumeration District: 138.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Ironton, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll T624_1736; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 119; Image: 984.

Grace Thomas

F, b. November 1885
Father*Charles E. Thomas b. Nov 1849, d. a Apr 1910
Mother*Elizabeth (?) b. Nov 1855, d. a 1910
Census DateLocation
13 June 1900Ironton, Sauk, WisconsinGrace Thomas was listed as a daughter in Charles E. Thomas's household on the 1900 Census at Ironton, Sauk, Wisconsin; living next door to Eugene Faivre.1
15 April 1910Ironton, Sauk, WisconsinGrace Thomas was listed as a daughter in Charles E. Thomas's household on the 1910 Census at Ironton, Sauk, Wisconsin; living between Charles and Eugene Faivre.2

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Ironton, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll T623_1816; Page: 10A; Enumeration District: 138.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Ironton, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll T624_1736; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 119; Image: 984.

Harrison Thomas

M, b. December 1889
Father*Charles E. Thomas b. Nov 1849, d. a Apr 1910
Mother*Elizabeth (?) b. Nov 1855, d. a 1910
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationHarrison Thomas was also known as Harry.
Census DateLocation
13 June 1900Ironton, Sauk, WisconsinHarrison Thomas was listed as a son in Charles E. Thomas's household on the 1900 Census at Ironton, Sauk, Wisconsin; living next door to Eugene Faivre.1
15 April 1910Ironton, Sauk, WisconsinHarrison Thomas was listed as a son in Charles E. Thomas's household on the 1910 Census at Ironton, Sauk, Wisconsin; living between Charles and Eugene Faivre.2

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Ironton, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll T623_1816; Page: 10A; Enumeration District: 138.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Ironton, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll T624_1736; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 119; Image: 984.

Mary Thomas

F, b. September 1892
Father*Charles E. Thomas b. Nov 1849, d. a Apr 1910
Mother*Elizabeth (?) b. Nov 1855, d. a 1910
Census DateLocation
13 June 1900Ironton, Sauk, WisconsinMary Thomas was listed as a daughter in Charles E. Thomas's household on the 1900 Census at Ironton, Sauk, Wisconsin; living next door to Eugene Faivre.1
15 April 1910Ironton, Sauk, WisconsinMary Thomas was listed as a daughter in Charles E. Thomas's household on the 1910 Census at Ironton, Sauk, Wisconsin; living between Charles and Eugene Faivre.2

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Ironton, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll T623_1816; Page: 10A; Enumeration District: 138.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Ironton, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll T624_1736; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 119; Image: 984.

Archie Thomas

M, b. March 1897
Father*Charles E. Thomas b. Nov 1849, d. a Apr 1910
Mother*Elizabeth (?) b. Nov 1855, d. a 1910
Census DateLocation
13 June 1900Ironton, Sauk, WisconsinArchie Thomas was listed as a son in Charles E. Thomas's household on the 1900 Census at Ironton, Sauk, Wisconsin; living next door to Eugene Faivre.1
15 April 1910Ironton, Sauk, WisconsinArchie Thomas was listed as a son in Charles E. Thomas's household on the 1910 Census at Ironton, Sauk, Wisconsin; living between Charles and Eugene Faivre.2

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Ironton, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll T623_1816; Page: 10A; Enumeration District: 138.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Ironton, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll T624_1736; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 119; Image: 984.

Adelaide L. Powell

F, b. 20 March 1907, d. 9 December 1934
Adelaide Powell 1925 senior portrait Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI
Father*Fred J. Powell b. c 1859, d. Dec 1941
Mother*Nancy (?) b. c 1871, d. 26 Mar 1942
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore 1928As of before 1928,her married name was Christy.
Married Namebefore 1928As of before 1928,her married name was Christie.
  • Adelaide L. Powell was born on 20 March 1907 at Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Fred J. Powell and Nancy (?).
  • Adelaide L. Powell married John A. Christie before 1928.
  • Adelaide L. Powell died on 9 December 1934 at age 27.
     Adelaide L. Powell graduated in 1925 at Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

John A. Christie

M, b. circa 1908
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJohn A. Christie was also known as Christy.

Arthur R. Thomas

M, b. circa 1903, d. before 2012
Father*Louis A. Thomas b. 19 Dec 1878, d. 7 Feb 1950
Mother*Cora A. Faivre b. 6 Sep 1882, d. 8 Jul 1980
Census DateLocation
2 February 1920Ironton, Sauk, WisconsinArthur R. Thomas was listed as a son in Louis A. Thomas's household on the 1920 Census at Ironton, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Ironton, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll T625_2015; Page: 9A; Enumeration District: 168; Image: 179.

Grace I. Thomas

F, b. 1905, d. 2003
Father*Louis A. Thomas b. 19 Dec 1878, d. 7 Feb 1950
Mother*Cora A. Faivre b. 6 Sep 1882, d. 8 Jul 1980
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name20 July 1931As of 20 July 1931,her married name was Hoeverman.
Census DateLocation
2 February 1920Ironton, Sauk, WisconsinGrace I. Thomas was listed as a daughter in Louis A. Thomas's household on the 1920 Census at Ironton, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
     On 19 July 1981 at Sauk City, Sauk, Wisconsin.
Madison Wisconsin State Journal July 12, 1981 - Archie and Grace (Thomas) Hoeverman 50th wedding anniversary celebration

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Ironton, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll T625_2015; Page: 9A; Enumeration District: 168; Image: 179.

Geneva Thomas

F, b. 9 December 1910, d. 6 July 2004
Geneva Thomas 1928 senior portrait Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI
Father*Louis A. Thomas b. 19 Dec 1878, d. 7 Feb 1950
Mother*Cora A. Faivre b. 6 Sep 1882, d. 8 Jul 1980
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Bridgford.
Married NameHer married name was Bridgeford.
Census DateLocation
2 February 1920Ironton, Sauk, WisconsinGeneva Thomas was listed as a daughter in Louis A. Thomas's household on the 1920 Census at Ironton, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
     Geneva Thomas graduated in 1928 at Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Ironton, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll T625_2015; Page: 9A; Enumeration District: 168; Image: 179.

Charles H. Thomas

M, b. circa 1915, d. before 2012
Father*Louis A. Thomas b. 19 Dec 1878, d. 7 Feb 1950
Mother*Cora A. Faivre b. 6 Sep 1882, d. 8 Jul 1980
Census DateLocation
2 February 1920Ironton, Sauk, WisconsinCharles H. Thomas was listed as a son in Louis A. Thomas's household on the 1920 Census at Ironton, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Ironton, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll T625_2015; Page: 9A; Enumeration District: 168; Image: 179.