George W. McReynolds

M, b. March 1856, d. after April 1930
Father*Robert McReynolds b. c 1820
Mother*Nancy (?) b. Oct 1822
Census DateLocation
26 July 1860Smelser, Grant, WisconsinGeorge W. McReynolds was listed in Robert McReynolds's household on the 1860 Census at Smelser, Grant, Wisconsin.1
2 July 1870Smelser, Grant, WisconsinGeorge W. McReynolds was listed in Nancy (?)'s household on the 1870 Census at Smelser, Grant, Wisconsin.2
1880Smelser, Grant, WisconsinGeorge W. McReynolds was listed as a son in Nancy (?)'s household on the 1880 Census at Smelser, Grant, Wisconsin.3
8 June 1900Smelser, Grant, WisconsinGeorge W. McReynolds was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Smelser, Grant, Wisconsin.4
1 June 1905Smelser, Grant, WisconsinHe appeared on the census of 1 June 1905 at Smelser, Grant, Wisconsin.5
15 April 1910Smelser, Grant, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Smelser, Grant, Wisconsin.6
10 January 1920Smelser, Grant, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Smelser, Grant, Wisconsin.7
7 April 1930Smelser, Grant, WisconsinHe was listed as father in Robert Henry McReynolds's household on the 1930 Census at Smelser, Grant, Wisconsin.8

Children of George W. McReynolds and Lois Carrie Rister

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 113. Dwelling 805.
  2. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 9. Dwelling 69.
  3. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1427 Page Number 369C.
  4. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED52. Dwelling 47.
  5. [S364] Wisconsin State Census Wisconsin State Censuses, 1895 and 1905, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 11.
  6. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED444. Dwelling 7.
  7. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED124. Dwelling 79.
  8. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED22-51. Dwelling 56.

Lois Carrie Rister

F, b. February 1861, d. before 1920
Carrie Rister McReynolds 1908
Father*Henry Oliver Rister b. 14 Dec 1832, d. 29 Jul 1915
Mother*Anna Kidde b. 12 Mar 1836, d. 4 Jan 1911
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLois Carrie Rister was also known as Carrie.
Married Namecirca 1884As of circa 1884,her married name was McReynolds.
Census DateLocation
23 July 1870Paris, Grant, WisconsinLois Carrie Rister was listed in Henry Oliver Rister's household on the 1870 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin; living next door to Jacob Rister.1
8 June 1900Smelser, Grant, WisconsinLois Carrie Rister was listed as wife in George W. McReynolds's household on the 1900 Census at Smelser, Grant, Wisconsin.2
1 June 1905Smelser, Grant, WisconsinLois Carrie Rister is listed as wife on the census of 1 June 1905 in the household of George W. McReynolds at Smelser, Grant, Wisconsin.3
15 April 1910Smelser, Grant, WisconsinLois Carrie Rister was listed as wife in George W. McReynolds's household on the 1910 Census at Smelser, Grant, Wisconsin.4
     Lois Carrie Rister lived in 1911 at Georgetown, Wisconsin.

Children of Lois Carrie Rister and George W. McReynolds

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 11. Stamp 340. Dwelling 68.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED52. Dwelling 47.
  3. [S364] Wisconsin State Census Wisconsin State Censuses, 1895 and 1905, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 11.
  4. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED444. Dwelling 7.

Hester A. McReynolds

F, b. 10 August 1885, d. December 1968
Father*George W. McReynolds b. Mar 1856, d. a Apr 1930
Mother*Lois Carrie Rister b. Feb 1861, d. b 1920
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1905As of circa 1905,her married name was Riege.
Census DateLocation
8 June 1900Smelser, Grant, WisconsinHester A. McReynolds was listed as a daughter in George W. McReynolds's household on the 1900 Census at Smelser, Grant, Wisconsin.1
1 June 1905Smelser, Grant, WisconsinHester A. McReynolds is listed as daughter on the census of 1 June 1905 in the household of George W. McReynolds at Smelser, Grant, Wisconsin.2
10 January 1920Smelser, Grant, WisconsinHester A. McReynolds was listed as a married daughter in George W. McReynolds's household on the 1920 Census at Smelser, Grant, Wisconsin.3
7 April 1930Smelser, Grant, WisconsinHester A. McReynolds was listed as wife in George Lee Riege's household on the 1930 Census at Smelser, Grant, Wisconsin.4
     Hester A. McReynolds obtained US Social Security Card at Iowa; last residence Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa.

Children of Hester A. McReynolds and George Lee Riege

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED52. Dwelling 47.
  2. [S364] Wisconsin State Census Wisconsin State Censuses, 1895 and 1905, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 11.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED124. Dwelling 79.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED22-51. Dwelling 55.

Robert Henry McReynolds

M, b. 25 April 1888
Father*George W. McReynolds b. Mar 1856, d. a Apr 1930
Mother*Lois Carrie Rister b. Feb 1861, d. b 1920
Census DateLocation
8 June 1900Smelser, Grant, WisconsinRobert Henry McReynolds was listed as a son in George W. McReynolds's household on the 1900 Census at Smelser, Grant, Wisconsin.1
1 June 1905Smelser, Grant, WisconsinRobert Henry McReynolds is listed as son on the census of 1 June 1905 in the household of George W. McReynolds at Smelser, Grant, Wisconsin.2
7 April 1930Smelser, Grant, WisconsinRobert Henry McReynolds was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Smelser, Grant, Wisconsin.3

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED52. Dwelling 47.
  2. [S364] Wisconsin State Census Wisconsin State Censuses, 1895 and 1905, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 11.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED22-51. Dwelling 56.

William F. McReynolds

M, b. July 1890
Father*George W. McReynolds b. Mar 1856, d. a Apr 1930
Mother*Lois Carrie Rister b. Feb 1861, d. b 1920
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationWilliam F. McReynolds was also known as Willie.
Census DateLocation
8 June 1900Smelser, Grant, WisconsinWilliam F. McReynolds was listed as a son in George W. McReynolds's household on the 1900 Census at Smelser, Grant, Wisconsin.1
1 June 1905Smelser, Grant, WisconsinWilliam F. McReynolds is listed as son on the census of 1 June 1905 in the household of George W. McReynolds at Smelser, Grant, Wisconsin.2
15 April 1910Smelser, Grant, WisconsinWilliam F. McReynolds was listed as a son in George W. McReynolds's household on the 1910 Census at Smelser, Grant, Wisconsin.3

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED52. Dwelling 47.
  2. [S364] Wisconsin State Census Wisconsin State Censuses, 1895 and 1905, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 11.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED444. Dwelling 7.

George Lee Riege

M, b. 31 January 1882, d. May 1967
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationGeorge Lee Riege was also known as Lee.
Census DateLocation
10 January 1920Smelser, Grant, WisconsinGeorge Lee Riege was listed as a son-in-law in George W. McReynolds's household on the 1920 Census at Smelser, Grant, Wisconsin.1
7 April 1930Smelser, Grant, WisconsinGeorge Lee Riege was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Smelser, Grant, Wisconsin.2
     George Lee Riege obtained US Social Security Card at Iowa; last residence Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa.

Children of George Lee Riege and Hester A. McReynolds

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED124. Dwelling 79.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED22-51. Dwelling 55.

Kenneth L. Riege

M, b. circa 1907
Father*George Lee Riege b. 31 Jan 1882, d. May 1967
Mother*Hester A. McReynolds b. 10 Aug 1885, d. Dec 1968
Census DateLocation
10 January 1920Smelser, Grant, WisconsinKenneth L. Riege was listed as a grandson in George W. McReynolds's household on the 1920 Census at Smelser, Grant, Wisconsin.1
7 April 1930Smelser, Grant, WisconsinKenneth L. Riege was listed as a son in George Lee Riege's household on the 1930 Census at Smelser, Grant, Wisconsin.2

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED124. Dwelling 79.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED22-51. Dwelling 55.

Claude Riege

M, b. 17 August 1911, d. September 1977
Father*George Lee Riege b. 31 Jan 1882, d. May 1967
Mother*Hester A. McReynolds b. 10 Aug 1885, d. Dec 1968
Census DateLocation
10 January 1920Smelser, Grant, WisconsinClaude Riege was listed as a grandson in George W. McReynolds's household on the 1920 Census at Smelser, Grant, Wisconsin.1
     Claude Riege obtained US Social Security Card at Iowa; last residence Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa.

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED124. Dwelling 79.

Lois G. Riege

F, b. circa 1916
Father*George Lee Riege b. 31 Jan 1882, d. May 1967
Mother*Hester A. McReynolds b. 10 Aug 1885, d. Dec 1968
Census DateLocation
10 January 1920Smelser, Grant, WisconsinLois G. Riege was listed as a granddaughter in George W. McReynolds's household on the 1920 Census at Smelser, Grant, Wisconsin.1
7 April 1930Smelser, Grant, WisconsinLois G. Riege was listed as a daughter in George Lee Riege's household on the 1930 Census at Smelser, Grant, Wisconsin.2

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED124. Dwelling 79.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED22-51. Dwelling 55.

Joan Jean Klemme

F, b. 16 December 1929, d. 3 April 1973
Father*Walter William Klemme b. 21 Nov 1897, d. 20 Nov 1963
Mother*Helen Evangeline Erickson b. c 1901, d. 26 Feb 1960
Census DateLocation
4 April 1930Crete, Will, IllinoisJoan Jean Klemme was listed as a daughter in Walter William Klemme's household on the 1930 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.1
     On 16 December 1948 Joan Klemme - home from college.
Joan Klemme - home from college - 21 Dec 1948 The Chicago Heights Star (Chicago Heights, IL)

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED99-2. Dwelling 98. Sheet 4A.

Vernon Harry Klemme

M, b. 16 May 1921, d. 19 November 1994
Father*Henry August Klemme b. 18 Jan 1888, d. 21 Mar 1983
Mother*Anna Sophia Schmidt b. 21 Mar 1893, d. 24 Sep 1968
  • Vernon Harry Klemme was born on 16 May 1921 at Akron, Iowa.
  • He was the son of Henry August Klemme and Anna Sophia Schmidt.
  • Vernon Harry Klemme was a groomsman at the wedding of Mahlon D. Hansen and Lenora Anna Mathilda Klemme on 16 February 1938 at Marcus, Iowa; Double marriage of sisters Lenora and Ella Klemme with Mahlon Hansen and George Willer.
  • Vernon Harry Klemme married Margaret Holland on 6 July 1947 at Spirit Lake, Iowa, Vernon Klemme and Margaret Holland wedding announcement.
    Akron Register Tribune July 17, 1947 - Vernon Klemme and Margaret Holland wedding announcement
  • Vernon Harry Klemme died on 19 November 1994 at Riverside, California, at age 73.
Census DateLocation
7 April 1930Portland, Plymouth, IowaVernon Harry Klemme was listed as a son in Henry August Klemme's household on the 1930 Census at Portland, Plymouth, Iowa.1
     Vernon Harry Klemme obtained US Social Security Card at Iowa; last residence San Jacinto, Riverside, California. On 6 July 1975 at LeMars, Plymouth, Iowa, attended Schmidt family reunion.

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 35. Sheet 2B. ED75-27.

Darlene Klemme

F, b. circa 1928
Father*Alexander Christian Klemme b. 23 Aug 1889, d. 26 Dec 1965
Mother*Mary Louise Plueger b. 28 Nov 1892, d. 26 Nov 1974
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameJanuary 1949As of January 1949,her married name was Youngstrom.
  • Darlene Klemme was born circa 1928 at Iowa.
  • She was the daughter of Alexander Christian Klemme and Mary Louise Plueger.
  • Darlene Klemme married Richard Youngstrom in January 1949 at Sioux City, Iowa, Darlene Klemme and Richard Youngstrom marriage announcement.
    Lemars Semi Weekly Sentinel January 7, 1949 - Darlene Klemme and Richard Youngstrom marriage announcement
Census DateLocation
14 April 1930Preston, Plymouth, IowaDarlene Klemme was listed as a daughter in Alexander Christian Klemme's household on the 1930 Census at Preston, Plymouth, Iowa.1
     On 29 December 1938 at LeMars Globe-Post Mr. and Mrs. Alex Klemme and daughter, Darlene, Mr. and Mrs. Leslie Klemme
and Mrs. Louie Plueger spent Christmas eve at the Jack Borchers home near
Brunsville. In September 1961 at Plymouth, Iowa, Darlene Youngstrom and sons visiting brother Leslie, sister Mrs Jack Borchers, and her parents.
Lemars Globe Post September 11, 1961 - Darlene Youngstrom and sons visiting brother Leslie, sister Mrs Jack Borchers, and her parents

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED75-28. Dwelling 95.

Arnold William Klemme

M, b. 22 September 1922, d. 16 December 1963
Father*Frederick Klemme b. 19 Dec 1886, d. 18 Jun 1962
Mother*Etta Margaret Tapper b. 15 Nov 1890, d. 24 Feb 1963
  • Arnold William Klemme was born on 22 September 1922 at Akron, Plymouth, Iowa.
  • He was the son of Frederick Klemme and Etta Margaret Tapper.
  • Arnold William Klemme died on 16 December 1963 at Le Mars, Plymouth, Iowa, at age 41.
Census DateLocation
1 January 1925Preston, Plymouth, IowaArnold William Klemme appeared on the census of 1 January 1925 in the household of Frederick Klemme at Preston, Plymouth, Iowa.
15 April 1930Preston Township, Plymouth, IowaArnold William Klemme was listed as a son in Frederick Klemme's household on the 1930 Census at Preston Township, Plymouth, Iowa.1
1940Preston, Plymouth, IowaArnold William Klemme was listed as a son in Frederick Klemme's household on the 1940 Census at Preston, Plymouth, Iowa.2
     Arnold fought in World War II in the Battle of the Bulge and was wounded and survived, but maintained schrapnel in his brain. Arnold worked as a hired hand for the William C. Toel family. He later worked as a salesman. Arnold died at a fairly early age. In November 1954 at Akron, Plymouth, Iowa, in hospital while friends and family were picking 100 acres of corn on his farm.
Le Mars Globe Post November 11, 1954 - Picking 100 acres of corn on Arnold W Klemme farm

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED75-28. Dwelling 113. Sheet 6B.
  2. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Preston, Plymouth, Iowa; Roll: T627_1190; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 75-28.

Norman Klemme

M, b. 10 January 1925, d. June 1986
Father*Frederick Klemme b. 19 Dec 1886, d. 18 Jun 1962
Mother*Etta Margaret Tapper b. 15 Nov 1890, d. 24 Feb 1963
  • Norman Klemme was born on 10 January 1925 at Iowa.
  • He was the son of Frederick Klemme and Etta Margaret Tapper.
  • Norman Klemme married Evelyn E. Marienau, daughter of Bernard H. Marienau and Ida Berg, on 18 February 1951 at St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Brunsville, Plymouth, Iowa, Miss Evelyn Marienau of Brunsville became the bride of Norman Klemme of Akron at a double ring ceremony performed Sunday, Feb. 18, at 2pm in St. Peter's Lutheran church in Brunsville. The Rev. A. F. Zenk read the service.
    The bride was attractive in an aqua blue suit with brown accessories and an orchid corsage. Miss Eileen Marienau was her sister's bridesmaid. She wore a gold suit with brown accessories. Her corsage was white carnations.
    Brother of the bridegroom, Arnold Klemme was best man. The men's boutonnieres were white carnations.
    The bride is the daughter of Mr. And Mrs. Ben H. Marienau and the bridegroom is the son of Mr. And Mrs. Fred Klemme.
    A two course luncheon was served to the wedding party and immediate families of the couple at the home of the bride's parents after the ceremony.
    Mrs. Marienau received in a dress of navy blue and Mrs. Klemme appeared in a tan suit. Both mothers wore corsages of red roses.
    Serving at the luncheon were Mrs. Marvin Marienau, Mrs. Norman Marienau and Mrs. Arnold Klemme.
    The bride attended Ireton high school and Mr. Klemme has been farming with his brother.
    After a wedding trip to Denver, Colo., and other points west, Mr. And Mrs. Klemme will be at home on the tenant farm of Walter Mitchell located north of Ireton.1
  • Norman Klemme died in June 1986 at age 61.
Census DateLocation
15 April 1930Preston Township, Plymouth, IowaNorman Klemme was listed as a son in Frederick Klemme's household on the 1930 Census at Preston Township, Plymouth, Iowa.2
1940Preston, Plymouth, IowaNorman Klemme was listed as a son in Frederick Klemme's household on the 1940 Census at Preston, Plymouth, Iowa.3
     Norman Klemme obtained US Social Security Card at Iowa; last residence Le Mars, Plymouth, Iowa.

Citations

  1. [S271] Historical Newspaper Collection, Lemars Semi Weekly Sentinel (Le Mars, Iowa) 1951 March 02.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED75-28. Dwelling 113. Sheet 6B.
  3. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Preston, Plymouth, Iowa; Roll: T627_1190; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 75-28.

Harvey Roger Klemme

M, b. 8 June 1928, d. 16 April 2016
Harvey Klemme
Father*Frederick Klemme b. 19 Dec 1886, d. 18 Jun 1962
Mother*Etta Margaret Tapper b. 15 Nov 1890, d. 24 Feb 1963
  • Harvey Roger Klemme was born on 8 June 1928 at Iowa.
  • He was the son of Frederick Klemme and Etta Margaret Tapper.
  • Harvey Roger Klemme died on 16 April 2016 at age 87 Harvey Klemme, 87, of Akron, Iowa passed away Saturday, April 16, 2016 at the Akron Care Center in Akron.

    Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, April 19, 2016 at Immanuel Lutheran Church, E.L.C.A. in Akron. Reverend Jim Berka will officiate. Visitation with the family present will be from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Monday, April 18, 2016 at the Carlsen Funeral Home – Schroeder Chapel in Akron.

    Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.carlsenfuneralhome.com.

    Harvey Roger Klemme was born June 8, 1928 on the family farm near Akron, Iowa, the son of Fred and Etta (Tapper) Klemme. He was baptized and confirmed at St. John Lutheran Church – Preston Township. He attended country school in Plymouth County and later high school in Le Mars.

    He was united in marriage to Betty Morehead on June 12, 1948 at Immanuel Lutheran Church. Early on, they lived in Le Mars until moving to a farm near Akron in mid 1950’s where Harvey farmed. In 1963, they moved to Akron. Harvey worked for various agriculture businesses in Akron, including the Brodie Implement and the Farmers Coop. He also owned and operated Akron Feed and Grain for several years. Harvey also enjoyed trucking; he hauled grain for area farmers until he retired at the age of 84. Harvey also managed the Akron Golf Course for many years.

    Harvey was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church in Akron, having help usher and served on church council. Through the years, Harvey enjoyed golfing, bowling, fishing, and playing cards. He also enjoyed going for coffee with his buddies in Akron. But most of all, he loved the times spent with his family, especially his grandchildren and great grandchildren.

    Survivors include his wife of over 67 years, Betty of Akron; a daughter: Angela Hansen of Austin, MN; two sons: David (Sharon) Klemme of Akron and Scott (Stephani) Klemme of Akron; 6 grandchildren: Troy Hansen of Minneapolis, MN, Derek (Missy) Hansen of Austin, MN, Dustin (Melinda) Appley of Akron, Paul Klemme of Akron, Brooke (Tom) Huls of Akron, and Traci (Mitch) DeRocher of Akron; 15 great-grandchildren; a brother: Lowell Klemme of Le Mars, IA; and many nieces and nephews.

    He was preceded in death by his parents; two sons in infancy; twin granddaughters: Jodi and Jennifer Klemme; a son in law: Dan Hansen; his sister: Irene Kruse; and 5 brothers: Benny in infancy, Arnold Klemme, Norman Klemme, Alvin Klemme, and Leonard Klemme.
Census DateLocation
15 April 1930Preston Township, Plymouth, IowaHarvey Roger Klemme was listed as a son in Frederick Klemme's household on the 1930 Census at Preston Township, Plymouth, Iowa.1
1940Preston, Plymouth, IowaHarvey Roger Klemme was listed as a son in Frederick Klemme's household on the 1940 Census at Preston, Plymouth, Iowa.2
     Betty L. Morehead and Harvey R. Klemme were married June 12, 1948 at Immanuel Lutheran church, Akron, Iowa. Their first home in Le Mars, Iowa was an apartment at 501 First Street S. W. owned by Harvey's grandmother Mrs. Henry Klemme. Angela J., born January 1, 1950, was the first baby born in the Sacred Heart hospital in Le Mars. Harvey worked for E. J. Blaue until March of 1950 when they moved to Preston township and started farming. On March 14, 1952, David R. was born in Akron, Iowa. The Klemmes then moved back to Le Mars, Iowa in December 1954, where Harvey and his brother Norman had purchased a Phillips 66 Station. On March 26, 1955, Scott D. was born in Akron. They moved to Johnson township in 1956 where Harvey farmed until December of 1963. They purchased a house in Akron at 430 7th Street. Harvey sold B. P. Feeds for several years. In about 1970 he started working for Scroggs Feed of Hawarden, which led to buying Akron Feed and Grain in about 1976. The Klemme children attended and graduated from Akron Community school. They were all confirmed and married at Immanuel Lutheran church in Akron. Angela is married to Daniel R. Hansen. They have… (end of page). On 28 July 1957 at Akron, Plymouth, Iowa, attended Klemme Picnic family reunion.
Akron Register Tribune August 8, 1957 - Klemme Picnic family reunion

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED75-28. Dwelling 113. Sheet 6B.
  2. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Preston, Plymouth, Iowa; Roll: T627_1190; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 75-28.

Katherine Eliza Trimble

F, b. 12 September 1879, d. 13 January 1921
Father*James Alexander Trimble b. 14 Nov 1834
Mother*Maria Rebekah Cruse Young b. 14 May 1849
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationKatherine Eliza Trimble was also known as Kate Elizabeth.
Married Name16 November 1911As of 16 November 1911,her married name was Tanner.
  • Katherine Eliza Trimble was born on 12 September 1879 at Livingston, Kentucky.
  • She was the daughter of James Alexander Trimble and Maria Rebekah Cruse Young.
  • Katherine Eliza Trimble married Levi Tanner, son of Thomas Wootten Tanner Jr and Martha I. McFarlin, on 16 November 1911.
  • Katherine Eliza Trimble died on 13 January 1921 at home, Golconda, Pope, Illinois, at age 41 Kate (Trimble) Tanner obituary.
    Sikeston (MO) Standard January 18, 1921 - Kate (Trimble) Tanner obituary
  • She witnessed the burial of Thomas L. Wootten Tanner on 10 September 1936; funeral held in Sikeston, Missouri; burial in Golconda, Pope county, Illinois.
Census DateLocation
1880Carrsville, Livingston, KentuckyKatherine Eliza Trimble was listed as a daughter in James Alexander Trimble's household on the 1880 Census at Carrsville, Livingston, Kentucky.1
31 January 1920Golconda, Pope, IllinoisKatherine Eliza Trimble was listed as wife in Levi Tanner's household on the 1920 Census at Golconda, Pope, Illinois.2
     Katherine Eliza Trimble had zero children.

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0429 Page Number 369C.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED101. Dwelling 62.

Louisa Rose Truebger

F, b. 13 March 1862, d. 11 October 1944
Father*Gottfried Truebgar b. Oct 1826, d. a May 1910
Mother*Henrietta Wagner b. May 1825, d. b 1910
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLouisa Rose Truebger was also known as Truebgar.
Married Name2 April 1884As of 2 April 1884,her married name was Tanner.
Census DateLocation
2 June 1870Township 13 Range 7, Pope, IllinoisLouisa Rose Truebger was listed in Gottfried Truebgar's household on the 1870 Census at Township 13 Range 7, Pope, Illinois.3
6 July 1880Golconda, Pope, IllinoisLouisa Rose Truebger was listed as a daughter in Gottfried Truebgar's household on the 1880 Census at Golconda, Pope, Illinois; living next door to William Truebgar.4
28 June 1900Golconda, Pope, IllinoisLouisa Rose Truebger was listed as wife in Charles Ewing Tanner's household on the 1900 Census at Golconda, Pope, Illinois.5
2 February 1920Golconda, Pope, IllinoisLouisa Rose Truebger was listed as wife in Charles Ewing Tanner's household on the 1920 Census at Golconda, Pope, Illinois.6
14 April 1930Golconda, Pope, IllinoisLouisa Rose Truebger was listed as mother in Amos Tanner's household on the 1930 Census at Golconda, Pope, Illinois.7
20 June 1940Golconda, Pope, IllinoisLouisa Rose Truebger was listed as mother in Amos Tanner's household on the 1940 Census at Golconda, Pope, Illinois.8

Children of Louisa Rose Truebger and Charles Ewing Tanner

Citations

  1. [S1] AR
    "She personally got the information on the Mercer family from Naomi Mercer Niemann" Faye "Crotchett" Jones
    Mrs. G. E. Jones
    Morrilton, Genealogy Crotchett --- Tanner, page 152.
  2. [S186] Illinois, Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, certificate 0040450.
  3. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 10. Dwelling 77.
  4. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0243. Page 132A. ED86. Dwelling 348.
  5. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED59. Dwelling 344.
  6. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED101. Dwelling 103.
  7. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED76-6. Dwelling 127.
  8. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Golconda, Pope, Illinois; Roll: T627_869; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 76-7.

Evelyn Klemme

F, b. circa 1921
Father*Arthur Walter Klemme b. 17 Feb 1895
Mother*Pearl Linda Claus b. c 1896
Census DateLocation
23 April 1930Washington, Will, IllinoisEvelyn Klemme was listed as a daughter in Arthur Walter Klemme's household on the 1930 Census at Washington, Will, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED99-84. Sheet 7A. Dwelling 151.

Vera (?)

F, b. circa 1909
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1930As of circa 1930,her married name was Bremer.
Census DateLocation
28 April 1930Crete, Will, IllinoisVera (?) was listed as wife in Edward Bremer's household on the 1930 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED99-4. Dwelling 80.

Lyla Oberloh

F, b. circa 1905
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1926As of circa 1926,her married name was Klemme.
Census DateLocation
28 April 1930Crete, Will, IllinoisLyla Oberloh was listed as wife in Theophil Klemme's household on the 1930 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.1

Child of Lyla Oberloh and Theophil Klemme

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED99-4. Dwelling 81.

Viola Klemme

F, b. 29 October 1925, d. 4 December 2016
Father*Theophil Klemme b. 23 May 1898, d. Aug 1975
Mother*Lyla Oberloh b. c 1905
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name2 June 1946As of 2 June 1946,her married name was Heldt.
  • Viola Klemme was born on 29 October 1925 at Crete, Will, Illinois.
  • She was the daughter of Theophil Klemme and Lyla Oberloh.
  • Viola Klemme married Alvin Heldt on 2 June 1946.
  • Viola Klemme died on 4 December 2016 at Chicago Heights, Cook, Illinois, at age 91 Viola Heldt, 91, died December 4, 2016 in Chicago Heights, Illinois. Viola was born October 29, 1925 in Crete, Illinois, the daughter of Theophioe and Lyla nee Oberloh Klemme. She was married to Alvin Heldt June 2, 1946 at. St. Luke United Church Of Christ in Beecher. Viola was the school secretary in Crete 21 years, a member of St. Luke Ladies Aid and Beecher Women’s Club. Surviving are Doug (Joyce) Jarmuth, a grandson David (Holly) Jarmuth, granddaughter Dawn (Doug) Stern, five great grandchildren: Daniel, Kelly, Wesley, Tanner and Addison, a brother Warren Klemme and a sister Ruth Buchmeier. Her husband Alvin and a daughter Diane preceded Viola in death. Visitation will be Sunday, December 18, 2016 from 2 until 5 p.m. at the Hack Funeral Home in Beecher and funeral services will be at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, December 19, 2016 at St. Luke United Church of Christ with Rev. Tom Ewing officiating. Burial will be at St. Luke Cemetery in Beecher. Memorials may go to the church.
Census DateLocation
28 April 1930Crete, Will, IllinoisViola Klemme was listed as a daughter in Theophil Klemme's household on the 1930 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.1

Child of Viola Klemme and Alvin Heldt

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED99-4. Dwelling 81.

Ella (?)

F, b. 28 November 1894, d. August 1973
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1916As of circa 1916,her married name was Batterman.
Census DateLocation
2 March 1920Crete, Will, IllinoisElla (?) was listed as wife in Albert Batterman's household on the 1930 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.1
1 May 1930Crete, Will, IllinoisElla (?) was listed as wife in Albert Batterman's household on the 1930 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.2
     Ella (?) obtained US Social Security Card at Illinois; last residence Crete, Will, Illinois.

Children of Ella (?) and Albert Batterman

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED145. Dwelling 98.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED99-4. Dwelling 104.

Ruth Batterman

F, b. circa 1916
Father*Albert Batterman b. 22 Nov 1893, d. Feb 1976
Mother*Ella (?) b. 28 Nov 1894, d. Aug 1973
Census DateLocation
2 March 1920Crete, Will, IllinoisRuth Batterman was listed as a daughter in Albert Batterman's household on the 1920 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.1
1 May 1930Crete, Will, IllinoisRuth Batterman was listed as a daughter in Albert Batterman's household on the 1930 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.2

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED145. Dwelling 98.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED99-4. Dwelling 104.

Rufus Batterman

M, b. circa 1917
Father*Albert Batterman b. 22 Nov 1893, d. Feb 1976
Mother*Ella (?) b. 28 Nov 1894, d. Aug 1973
Census DateLocation
2 March 1920Crete, Will, IllinoisRufus Batterman was listed as a son in Albert Batterman's household on the 1920 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.1
1 May 1930Crete, Will, IllinoisRufus Batterman was listed as a son in Albert Batterman's household on the 1930 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.2

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED145. Dwelling 98.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED99-4. Dwelling 104.

Elroy Batterman

M, b. circa 1921
Father*Albert Batterman b. 22 Nov 1893, d. Feb 1976
Mother*Ella (?) b. 28 Nov 1894, d. Aug 1973
Census DateLocation
1 May 1930Crete, Will, IllinoisElroy Batterman was listed as a son in Albert Batterman's household on the 1930 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED99-4. Dwelling 104.

Leonard A. Batterman

M, b. 3 December 1925, d. 16 November 1990
Father*Albert Batterman b. 22 Nov 1893, d. Feb 1976
Mother*Ella (?) b. 28 Nov 1894, d. Aug 1973
  • Leonard A. Batterman married Elaine V. Braun.
  • Leonard A. Batterman was born on 3 December 1925 at Illinois.
  • He was the son of Albert Batterman and Ella (?).
  • Leonard A. Batterman died on 16 November 1990 at age 64.
Census DateLocation
1 May 1930Crete, Will, IllinoisLeonard A. Batterman was listed as a son in Albert Batterman's household on the 1930 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.1
     Leonard A. Batterman obtained US Social Security Card at Illinois; last residence not specified.

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED99-4. Dwelling 104.

Frances (?)

F, b. circa 1904
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1928As of circa 1928,her married name was Fedde.
Census DateLocation
10 April 1930Peotone, Will, IllinoisFrances (?) was listed as wife in Henry Fedde's household on the 1930 Census at Peotone, Will, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED99-75. Dwelling 360.

Wesley Frahm

M, b. 25 April 1928, d. 27 July 2001
Father*Albert Frahm b. 10 Apr 1893, d. 1 May 1994
Mother*Erna Matilde Batterman b. 26 Jul 1901, d. 14 May 1956
Census DateLocation
18 April 1930Beecher Village, Washington Township, Will, IllinoisWesley Frahm was listed as a son in Albert Frahm's household on the 1930 Census at Beecher Village, Washington Township, Will, Illinois.1
     Wesley Frahm obtained US Social Security Card at Illinois; last residence Clifton, Iroquois, Illinois.

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED99-83. Dwelling 127.

Hattie L. Graham

F, b. 29 February 1904
Father*Freeman Levi Graham b. 1 Jan 1881, d. 17 Dec 1964
Mother*Ida V. Childs b. Aug 1884
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name2 November 1927As of 2 November 1927,her married name was Hargis.
Census DateLocation
2 May 1910Van Buren, Union, ArkansasHattie L. Graham was listed as a daughter in Freeman Levi Graham's household on the 1910 Census at Van Buren, Union, Arkansas.1
18 January 1920El Dorado, Union, ArkansasHattie L. Graham was listed as a daughter in Freeman Levi Graham's household on the 1920 Census at El Dorado, Union, Arkansas; Living at 402 Washington Avenue.2
12 April 1930El Dorado, Union, ArkansasHattie L. Graham was listed as wife in Roland Paul Hargis's household on the 1930 Census at El Dorado, Union, Arkansas.3

Child of Hattie L. Graham and Roland Paul Hargis

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED139. Dwelling 165.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED160. Dwelling 105.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED70-47. Dwelling 97.

George Doyle Graham

M, b. 27 August 1905, d. 12 July 1968
Father*Freeman Levi Graham b. 1 Jan 1881, d. 17 Dec 1964
Mother*Ida V. Childs b. Aug 1884
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationGeorge Doyle Graham was also known as Doyle.
  • George Doyle Graham was born on 27 August 1905 at Union, Arkansas.
  • He was the son of Freeman Levi Graham and Ida V. Childs.
  • George Doyle Graham married Theresa H. Babcock on 13 December 1930 at El Dorado, Union, Arkansas.
  • George Doyle Graham died on 12 July 1968 at age 62.
Census DateLocation
2 May 1910Van Buren, Union, ArkansasGeorge Doyle Graham was listed as a son in Freeman Levi Graham's household on the 1910 Census at Van Buren, Union, Arkansas.1
18 January 1920El Dorado, Union, ArkansasGeorge Doyle Graham was listed as a son in Freeman Levi Graham's household on the 1920 Census at El Dorado, Union, Arkansas; Living at 402 Washington Avenue.2

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED139. Dwelling 165.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED160. Dwelling 105.