Elva Klitzke

F, b. 4 March 1923, d. 23 February 2014
Father*Walter H. Klitzke Sr. b. 18 Oct 1900, d. 18 Oct 1982
Mother*Agnes M. Harms b. 1902, d. b 2000
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Ninnemann.
Married Name27 October 1979As of 27 October 1979,her married name was Acton.
  • Elva Klitzke married Kenneth Ninnemann.
  • Elva Klitzke was born on 4 March 1923 at Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Walter H. Klitzke Sr. and Agnes M. Harms.
  • Elva Klitzke married Robert H. Acton, son of Howard Acton and Clara Hoyer, on 27 October 1979.
  • Elva Klitzke died on 23 February 2014 at age 90 Elva K. Acton, age 90, of Loganville, died on Sunday, February 23, 2014 at Our House Assisted Living in Reedsburg. She was born on March 4, 1923 in the Township of Reedsburg, Sauk County, the daughter of Walter and Agnes (Harms) Klitzke Sr. Elva was employed for many years at the Sauk County Health Care Center. She enjoyed cooking, gardening, crocheting, reading and playing cards. Elva also has a musical talent playing a mouth organ which was given to be by her father when she was only six years old. When she was about ten years old, she and Oscar Baumgarten entered a WLS radio talent show and they came in second place. Even at her 90th birthday, she entertained with a rendition of Red Wing. Elva was a member of St. Peter's Lutheran Church in Loganville where she was active in the women's organization, bible studies, tying quilts and the Prayer Shawl Ministry. Survivors include her four daughters: Carolyn (Dale) Meyer, of Loganville; Janet (Gary) Dorow, of Baraboo; Gloria (Michael) Hirsch, of Stoughton and Donna (David) Petrusaitis, of Midland Texas; her son: Jerome (Sue) Ninnemann, of Baraboo; eight grandchildren; sixteen great grandchildren; two brothers: Marvin (Bertha) Klitzke, of Stoughton and Walter (Lorna) Klitzke Jr., of Rock Springs; her sister-in-law: Beverly (Don) Meyer, of Loganville; along with many cousins, nieces and nephews; She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Acton, on September 13, 2013; the father of her children: Kenneth Ninnemann; her parents; two brothers: Edwin and Allen Klitzke and her sister-in-law: Luella Klitzke. Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 A.M. on Saturday, March 1, 2014 at St. Peter's Lutheran Church in Loganville with Pastor Jeff Tomberlin officiating. Interment will be in St. Peter's Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 4:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. on Friday at the Hoof Funeral Home in Reedsburg. The Hoof Funeral Home is serving the family.
Census DateLocation
8 April 1930Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinElva Klitzke was listed as a daughter in Walter H. Klitzke Sr.'s household on the 1930 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-31. Dwelling 56.

Edwin A. Klitzke

M, b. 28 July 1926, d. 19 February 2000
Father*Walter H. Klitzke Sr. b. 18 Oct 1900, d. 18 Oct 1982
Mother*Agnes M. Harms b. 1902, d. b 2000
  • Edwin A. Klitzke was born on 28 July 1926 at Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Walter H. Klitzke Sr. and Agnes M. Harms.
  • Edwin A. Klitzke married Luella C. Sass, daughter of Fred W. Sass and Ruth Tourdot, on 12 February 1953.
  • Edwin A. Klitzke died on 19 February 2000 at age 73 Edwin A. Klitzke, age 73, of Rock Springs, died on Saturday, February 19, 2000 at the Reedsburg Area Medical Center following a courageous battle with cancer. He was born on July 28, 1926 in Reedsburg Township, the son of Walter H. and Agnes (Harms) Klitzke. On February 12, 1953, Edwin was united in marriage to Luella Sass. This marriage was blessed with three children. He was a lifelong member of St. Peter's Evangelical Lutheran Church in Reedsburg. Edwin enjoyed gardening and fishing. He was also an avid race car fan. He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Allen Klitzke. He is survived by his wife, Luella of Rock Springs. Children: Lou Ann (James) Byrnes of Wonewoc, Diane (Terry) Geyman of Rock Springs and Dennis (Julie) Klitzke of Rock Springs; granddaughters: Sue (Kevin) Reich, Tracey (Chad) Davis, Lisa (Dan) Harrison, Jamie Geyman, Mandy Geyman and Hannah Klitzke; great granddaughters, Alexis Davis and Charity Reich; sister, Elva (Bob) Acton of Loganville; brothers, Marvin (Bert) Klitzke of Stoughton, Walter (Lorna) Klitzke of Rock Springs; sister-in-law, Bev (Don) Meyer of Loganville, many nieces and nephews along with other relatives and friends. Funeral services for Edwin A. Klitzke will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, February 24, 2000, at St. Peter's Evangelical Lutheran Church in Reedsburg with Reverend Kevin J. Kohnke officiating. Burial will follow in St. Peter's Lutheran Cemetery. Friends called on Wednesday from 5-8 p.m. at the Farber Funeral Home, Reedsburg and on Thursday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service at the church. Memorials of remembrance may be made to St. Peter's Evangelical Lutheran Church Radio Fund. The Farber Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements. Taken from the Reedsburg Independent.
Census DateLocation
8 April 1930Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinEdwin A. Klitzke was listed as a son in Walter H. Klitzke Sr.'s household on the 1930 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
     Edwin A. Klitzke obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence Rock Springs, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-31. Dwelling 56.

baby boy Maring

M, b. 8 July 1889, d. before 1900
Father*Michael Maring b. 6 May 1853, d. 8 Nov 1919
Mother*Elizabeth Lebben b. 16 Jul 1859, d. 15 Jun 1926
  • Baby boy Maring was born on 8 July 1889 at Smelser, Grant, Wisconsin.1
  • He was the son of Michael Maring and Elizabeth Lebben.
  • Baby boy Maring died before 1900.

Citations

  1. [S187] Grant WI Birth Records Birth Records, by Wisconsin, Vol 2- Registry # 0950.

baby girl VanNatta

F, b. 8 May 1887, d. before 1900
Father*Harvey Love VanNatta b. 8 Nov 1854, d. 8 Dec 1932
Mother*Julia Curnow b. Mar 1853, d. a Apr 1910
  • Baby girl VanNatta was born on 8 May 1887 at Harrison, Grant, Wisconsin.1
  • She was the daughter of Harvey Love VanNatta and Julia Curnow.
  • Baby girl VanNatta died before 1900.

Citations

  1. [S187] Grant WI Birth Records Birth Records, by Wisconsin, V2-0041.

Jessie Allen VanNatta

M, b. 17 November 1883
Father*Harvey Love VanNatta b. 8 Nov 1854, d. 8 Dec 1932
Mother*Julia Curnow b. Mar 1853, d. a Apr 1910
Census DateLocation
13 June 1900Platteville, Grant, WisconsinJessie Allen VanNatta was listed as a son in Harvey Love VanNatta's household on the 1900 Census at Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin.2

Citations

  1. [S187] Grant WI Birth Records Birth Records, by Wisconsin, V1-1573.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED49. Dwelling 247.

baby girl VanNatta

F, b. 2 June 1890, d. before 1900
Father*Harvey Love VanNatta b. 8 Nov 1854, d. 8 Dec 1932
Mother*Julia Curnow b. Mar 1853, d. a Apr 1910
  • Baby girl VanNatta was born on 2 June 1890 at Harrison, Grant, Wisconsin.1
  • She was the daughter of Harvey Love VanNatta and Julia Curnow.
  • Baby girl VanNatta died before 1900.

Citations

  1. [S187] Grant WI Birth Records Birth Records, by Wisconsin, V2-1322.

Elona Clida VanNatta1

F, b. 5 December 1880
Father*Moses M. VanNatta1 b. 4 Aug 1835
Mother*Christina Cleo Nye1 b. Dec 1845
Census DateLocation
20 June 1900Harrison, Grant, WisconsinElona Clida VanNatta was listed as a sister in Philip Henry VanNatta's household on the 1900 Census at Harrison, Grant, Wisconsin.2

Citations

  1. [S187] Grant WI Birth Records Birth Records, by Wisconsin, V3-2418.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 155.

Dora Long

F, b. May 1870, d. after 1940
Father*William Henry Long b. 12 Aug 1837, d. a Feb 1920
Mother*Mary McMann b. c 1852, d. 1873
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1890As of circa 1890,her married name was VanNatta.
Census DateLocation
1880Harrison, Grant, WisconsinDora Long was listed as a daughter in William Henry Long's household on the 1880 Census at Harrison, Grant, Wisconsin.2
20 June 1900Harrison, Grant, WisconsinDora Long was listed as wife in Samuel Perry VanNatta's household on the 1900 Census at Harrison, Grant, Wisconsin.3
2 May 1910Paris, Grant, WisconsinDora Long was listed as wife in Samuel Perry VanNatta's household on the 1910 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.4
8 April 1930Platteville, Grant, WisconsinDora Long was listed as wife in Samuel Perry VanNatta's household on the 1930 Census at Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin.5

Child of Dora Long and Samuel Perry VanNatta

Citations

  1. [S5] Wisconsin, Wisconsin Marriages, 1835-1900, listed under Vanatta, Samuel.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1427 Sheet 131C.
  3. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 160.
  4. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED39. Dwelling 62.
  5. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED22-46. Dwelling 76.
  6. [S187] Grant WI Birth Records Birth Records, by Wisconsin, V2-1455.

Leila VanNatta1

F, b. 12 September 1890
Father*Samuel Perry VanNatta1 b. Feb 1863, d. a 1940
Mother*Dora Long1 b. May 1870, d. a 1940
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLeila VanNatta was also known as Lela.
Census DateLocation
20 June 1900Harrison, Grant, WisconsinLeila VanNatta was listed as a daughter in Samuel Perry VanNatta's household on the 1900 Census at Harrison, Grant, Wisconsin.2
2 May 1910Paris, Grant, WisconsinLeila VanNatta was listed as a daughter in Samuel Perry VanNatta's household on the 1910 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.3

Citations

  1. [S187] Grant WI Birth Records Birth Records, by Wisconsin, V2-1455.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 160.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED39. Dwelling 62.

Janette McKee Stanton

F, b. circa 1857
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name4 July 1881As of 4 July 1881,her married name was VanNatta.
Census DateLocation
1880Paris, Grant, WisconsinJanette McKee Stanton was listed as a boarder in Cyrus A. Hornbeck's household on the 1880 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin. Her occupation is teacher.2

Children of Janette McKee Stanton and James Irvin VanNatta

Citations

  1. [S5] Wisconsin, Wisconsin Marriages, 1835-1900.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1427 Page Number 284B.
  3. [S187] Grant WI Birth Records Birth Records, by Wisconsin, V1-1568.
  4. [S187] Grant WI Birth Records Birth Records, by Wisconsin, V1-2443.
  5. [S187] Grant WI Birth Records Birth Records, by Wisconsin, V3-2385.
  6. [S187] Grant WI Birth Records Birth Records, by Wisconsin, V2-1450.

Moses Arthur VanNatta1

M, b. 17 November 1883, d. June 1965
Father*James Irvin VanNatta1 b. c 1853
Mother*Janette McKee Stanton1 b. c 1857
Census DateLocation
10 April 1930Marshfield, Wood, WisconsinMoses Arthur VanNatta was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Marshfield, Wood, Wisconsin, living at 501 South Drive.2
     Moses Arthur VanNatta obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence Louisiana.

Children of Moses Arthur VanNatta and Amdia J. (?)

Citations

  1. [S187] Grant WI Birth Records Birth Records, by Wisconsin, V1-1568.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED71-19. Dwelling 178.

Victor Irvin VanNatta1

M, b. 28 October 1887
Father*James Irvin VanNatta1 b. c 1853
Mother*Janette McKee Stanton1 b. c 1857
Census DateLocation
15 April 1930Wisconsin Rapids, Wood, WisconsinVictor Irvin VanNatta was listed as a lodger with the William Warren family on the 1930 Census at Wisconsin Rapids, Wood, Wisconsin.2
30 April 1930Arpin, Wood, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Arpin, Wood, Wisconsin.3

Children of Victor Irvin VanNatta and Gena (?)

Citations

  1. [S187] Grant WI Birth Records Birth Records, by Wisconsin, V3-2385.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED71-43. Dwelling 189.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED71-1. Dwelling 193.

(?) VanNatta1

M, b. 11 December 1885
Father*James Irvin VanNatta1 b. c 1853
Mother*Janette McKee Stanton1 b. c 1857

Citations

  1. [S187] Grant WI Birth Records Birth Records, by Wisconsin, V1-2443.

(?) VanNatta1

M, b. 23 January 1890
Father*James Irvin VanNatta1 b. c 1853
Mother*Janette McKee Stanton1 b. c 1857

Citations

  1. [S187] Grant WI Birth Records Birth Records, by Wisconsin, V2-1450.

John David Millhouse

M, b. February 1864, d. 8 April 1938
Father*John Millhouse b. c 1813
Mother*unknown (?) d. b 1880
  • John David Millhouse was born in February 1864 at Grant, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of John Millhouse and unknown (?).
  • John David Millhouse married Effa G. VanNatta, daughter of Samuel A. VanNatta and Mary Ann Long, on 22 September 1886 at Grant, Wisconsin.1
  • John David Millhouse died on 8 April 1938 at Keeler, Van Buren, Michigan, at age 74 John Millhouse, 74, well known fruit grower residing south of Keeler village, died Friday night, his death following a brief illness although he had been in failing health for some months. Funeral rites for him were held Monday afternoon in the Keeler M. E. church, the Rev. Yost, Keeler pastor, officiating, and burial was in Keeler cemetery. Mr. Millhouse was a former resident of St. Joseph, but had resided on his Keeler farm for a number of years. Surviving him are his wife, four sons, Ernest and Sherburn Millhouse of St. Joseph, Walter Millhouse of Cuba City, Wis., and Robert at home, and three daughters, Florence Millhouse of South Bend, Ind., Mrs. Walter Lark of Chicago and Mary at home.
  • He was buried after 8 April 1938 at Keeler Cemetery, Keeler, Van Buren, Michigan.
Census DateLocation
1880Galena, Jo Daviess, IllinoisJohn David Millhouse was listed as a son in John Millhouse's household on the 1880 Census at Galena, Jo Daviess, Illinois.2
4 May 1910Platteville, Grant, WisconsinJohn David Millhouse was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin.3
1920Saint Joseph, Berrien, MichiganHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Saint Joseph, Berrien, Michigan.4
1930Keeler, Van Buren, MichiganHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Keeler, Van Buren, Michigan.5
     John David Millhouse was a apprentice to sadler in 1880.

Children of John David Millhouse and Effa G. VanNatta

Citations

  1. [S5] Wisconsin, Wisconsin Marriages, 1835-1900, listed as Effie Vanetta.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0216 Page Number 276B.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED41. Dwelling 253.
  4. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Saint Joseph, Berrien, Michigan; Roll: T625_758; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 109; Image: 70.
  5. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Keeler, Van Buren, Michigan; Roll: 1028; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 20; Image: 999.0; FHL microfilm: 2340763.
  6. [S187] Grant WI Birth Records Birth Records, by Wisconsin, V2-0229.

Martha Millhouse1

F, b. 27 October 1887
Father*John David Millhouse1 b. Feb 1864, d. 8 Apr 1938
Mother*Effa G. VanNatta1 b. Nov 1865, d. 1956
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Lark.

Citations

  1. [S187] Grant WI Birth Records Birth Records, by Wisconsin, V2-0229.

Raymond Wilson

M, b. circa 1921, d. before 2003
Father*George William Wilson b. 8 Nov 1874, d. 31 Jul 1948
Mother*Bernice VanNatta b. 16 Jul 1893, d. 3 Nov 1985
Census DateLocation
9 April 1930Paris, Grant, WisconsinRaymond Wilson was listed as a son in George William Wilson's household on the 1930 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED22-37. Dwelling 96.

Arnold Kenneth Wilson

M, b. 22 September 1922, d. 30 August 1990
Father*George William Wilson b. 8 Nov 1874, d. 31 Jul 1948
Mother*Bernice VanNatta b. 16 Jul 1893, d. 3 Nov 1985
Census DateLocation
9 April 1930Paris, Grant, WisconsinArnold Kenneth Wilson was listed as a son in George William Wilson's household on the 1930 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED22-37. Dwelling 96.

Irvin J. Wilson

M, b. 18 June 1925, d. 25 November 1999
Father*George William Wilson b. 8 Nov 1874, d. 31 Jul 1948
Mother*Bernice VanNatta b. 16 Jul 1893, d. 3 Nov 1985
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationIrvin J. Wilson was also known as Sam.
Name VariationIrvin J. Wilson was also known as Ervin.
Census DateLocation
9 April 1930Paris, Grant, WisconsinIrvin J. Wilson was listed as a son in George William Wilson's household on the 1930 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED22-37. Dwelling 96.

Harold Archibald McClain

M, b. 15 September 1921, d. 17 February 2012
Harold Archibald McClain
Father*Archibald John McClain b. 2 Apr 1882, d. 15 Nov 1949
Mother*Elizabeth Ida Kreiser b. 24 Jun 1882, d. 4 Apr 1978
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationHarold Archibald McClain was also known as Arch.
  • Harold Archibald McClain was born on 15 September 1921 at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Archibald John McClain and Elizabeth Ida Kreiser.
  • Harold Archibald McClain witnessed the burial of George W. Woodrome in October 1955 at Bald Hill Cemetery, Bald Hill, Jefferson, Illinois; attendees of funeral of George Woodrome.1
  • Harold Archibald McClain married Marjorie L. Jorgensen, daughter of Hans Jorgensen and Minnie Mabel Gideon, on 3 September 1977 at Grant, Wisconsin, marriage license published in the Dubuque Telegraph Herald August 29, 1977.2
  • Harold Archibald McClain died on 17 February 2012 at age 90 Harold A. McClain, 90, of Potosi, passed away on Friday, Feb. 17, 2012, at Southwest Health Center Hospital, Platteville. Harold was born on Sept. 15, 1921, on the family farm in rural Potosi where he lived and farmed for 90 years. He was the son of Arch and Ida Elizabeth (Krieser) McClain. Harold attended Sunnybrook Country School and graduated from Platteville High School. He was a member of the Mt. Zion United Church of Christ in Cornelia. He was married to Marjorie Jorgensen on Sept. 3, 1977. Marjorie passed away on Aug. 6, 2007. Harold is survived by his sister-in-law; as well as many nieces and nephews to whom he was a very special uncle and a great friend. He will be greatly missed by all of them. Harold was preceded in death by his parents; his brothers, George and LaVern McClain; two sisters, Violet Langkamp and Marie Wunderlin; and two infant brothers. Also preceding him in death were his sister-in-law, Dorothy McClain; his brothers-in-law, Leonard Langkamp and Ambrose Wunderlin; his nephew, Kenneth Langkamp; and his niece, Velma Dolter. Funeral services will be 12 p.m. (noon) Monday, Feb. 20, 2012, at the MELBY-BENDORF FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY, Platteville. Burial will be at Mt. Zion Cemetery, Cornelia. Friends may call from 10 a.m. until the time of the service on Monday at the MELBY-BENDORF FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY, Platteville.
  • He was buried on 20 February 2012 at Mt. Zion (Cornelia) Cemetery, Harrison, Grant, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocation
9 April 1930Paris, Grant, WisconsinHarold Archibald McClain was listed as a son in Archibald John McClain's household on the 1930 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.3
1 May 1940Paris, Grant, WisconsinHarold Archibald McClain was listed as a son in Archibald John McClain's household on the 1940 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin; living next door to Lavern McClain.4
     Harold Archibald McClain was educated in 1940 at through 4 years of high school. He and Marjorie L. Jorgensen lived in 2006 at 4045 Oak Rd, Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin.

Citations

  1. [S279] Bald Hill Cemetery, Jefferson, IL, online http://www.iltrails.org/jefferson/cem/baldhillcem.html
  2. [S360] Wisconsin, Wisconsin Marriages, 1973-1997, Certificate Number: 022061.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED22-37. Dwelling 105.
  4. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED22-37. Dwelling 144. Sheet 8b.

Mabel E. VanNatta

F, b. 11 March 1925, d. 1 April 2015
Mabel VanNatta Johnson
Father*Philip Henry VanNatta b. 6 Oct 1866, d. 13 Mar 1949
Mother*Margaret Anna Berg b. 28 Feb 1884, d. 7 Nov 1976
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name26 October 1945As of 26 October 1945,her married name was Johnson.
  • Mabel E. VanNatta was born on 11 March 1925 at Grant, Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Philip Henry VanNatta and Margaret Anna Berg.
  • Mabel E. VanNatta married Richard A. Johnson on 26 October 1945.
  • Mabel E. VanNatta died on 1 April 2015 at age 90 Mabel E. Johnson, 90, of Platteville died on Wednesday, April 01, 2015 at Epione Pavilion, Cuba City. Celebration of life will be held at Noon on Saturday, April 4, 2015 at the Melby Funeral Home & Crematory, Platteville. Burial will be at Greenwood Cemetery, Platteville. Friends may call from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service at the funeral home. The Melby Funeral Home & Crematory, Platteville, is serving the family. Online condolences can be made at www.melbyfh.com

    Mabel was born on March 11, 1925, near Cornelia, Paris Township, Grant County the daughter of Philip H. and Margaret A. (Berg) VanNatta. She was united in marriage to Richard A. Johnson on October 26, 1945 in Kahoka, Missouri. In her late teens, Mabel listened to the Gospel and held the truth of God very close to her heart, which has given her life meaning and hope in death.
    Mabel was employed at the Kansas State Teacher’s College in Emporia, Kansas and later at UW-Platteville. She received her degree in nursing and worked at Gray’s Nursing Home until an early retirement. She felt her greatest accomplishment in life was raising her four children…her most precious possessions. She is survived and sadly missed by her children, Dana Sue (Jim) Whitney of Omaha, NE; Curtis Jay (Carolyn) Johnson of Ocala, FL; Van (B-Kay) Johnson of Emporia, KS; Jane Lee Johnson of Livingston, WI; 8 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; 4 great-great-grandchildren. Mabel dearly loved her grandchildren and treasured her time with them. She enjoyed photography and made individual photo albums a lasting treasure for each. She enjoyed having bible studies in her home, not held together by an organization but by divine love. She loved to travel and to visit family. She enjoyed life to the fullest, being thankful for every day God gave to her.
    Mabel was preceded in death by her parents, granddaughter, Carley Joelle Johnson, six sisters, Velma Wehnke, Iva Weber Bennett, May VanNatta, Katherine Krepfle, Hazel Maahs, Bernice Wilson Reisen; five brothers, Joe, Frank, Edward, Guerdon, and Roy VanNatta, her former husband and the father of her children, Richard Johnson of Leek Summit, Missouri.
Census DateLocation
10 April 1930Paris, Grant, WisconsinMabel E. VanNatta was listed as a daughter in Philip Henry VanNatta's household on the 1930 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin; living next door to Roy Wilson.1
     Mabel E. VanNatta lived in September 2007 at Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin.

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED22-37. Dwelling 113.

Anna S. Lebben

F, b. 22 February 1892, d. June 1936
Father*Anton William Lebben b. 15 Feb 1866, d. May 1936
Mother*Ella (?) b. Jul 1870, d. a 1936
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAnna S. Lebben was also known as Annie S.
Married Name24 February 1914As of 24 February 1914,her married name was Withrow.
  • Anna S. Lebben was born on 22 February 1892 at Wisconsin also reported as Jun 1892.
  • She was the daughter of Anton William Lebben and Ella (?).
  • Anna S. Lebben married George Willie Withrow, son of John T. Withrow and Margaret Jane Wilson, on 24 February 1914.
  • Anna S. Lebben died in June 1936 at Grant, Wisconsin, at age 44 Mrs George Withrow (Anna Lebben) obituary.
    Dubuque Telegraph Herald June 11, 1936 - Mrs George Withrow (Anna Lebben) obituary
Census DateLocation
8 June 1900Hazel Green, Grant, WisconsinAnna S. Lebben was listed as a daughter in Anton William Lebben's household on the 1900 Census at Hazel Green, Grant, Wisconsin.1
1910Smelser, Grant, WisconsinAnna S. Lebben was listed as a daughter in Anton William Lebben's household on the 1910 Census at Smelser, Grant, Wisconsin.2
1920Smelser, Grant, WisconsinAnna S. Lebben was listed as wife in George Willie Withrow's household on the 1920 Census at Smelser, Grant, Wisconsin.3
2 April 1930Paris, Grant, WisconsinAnna S. Lebben was listed as wife in George Willie Withrow's household on the 1930 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.4

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED35. Dwelling 88.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Smelser, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1711; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 0044; Image: 523; FHL Number: 1375724.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Smelser, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_1988; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 124; Image: 451.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED22-51. Dwelling 20.

Edna M. Fager

F, b. circa 1891, d. 5 August 1954
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name14 February 1910As of 14 February 1910,her married name was McReynolds.
Census DateLocation
7 April 1930Smelser, Grant, WisconsinEdna M. Fager was listed as wife in Robert Henry McReynolds's household on the 1930 Census at Smelser, Grant, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED22-51. Dwelling 56.

Margaret M. McPherson

F, b. 16 April 1888, d. 24 September 1984
Father*Alexander McPherson b. 23 Jul 1845, d. 17 Dec 1935
Mother*Henrietta Julia McGhan b. 27 May 1855, d. 6 Mar 1935
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMargaret M. McPherson was also known as Maggie.
Married Name20 June 1903As of 20 June 1903,her married name was VanNatta.
Census DateLocation
28 June 1900Paris, Grant, WisconsinMargaret M. McPherson was listed as a daughter in Alexander McPherson's household on the 1900 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.1
1910Harrison, Grant, WisconsinMargaret M. McPherson was listed as wife in Raymond Norris VanNatta's household on the 1910 Census at Harrison, Grant, Wisconsin.2
9 January 1920Hazel Green, Grant, WisconsinMargaret M. McPherson was listed as wife in Raymond Norris VanNatta's household on the 1920 Census at Hazel Green, Grant, Wisconsin.3
9 April 1930Smelser, Grant, WisconsinMargaret M. McPherson was listed as wife in Raymond Norris VanNatta's household on the 1930 Census at Smelser, Grant, Wisconsin.4

Children of Margaret M. McPherson and Raymond Norris VanNatta

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED47. Dwelling 129.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED25.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED104. Dwelling 22.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED22-51. Dwelling 100.

Leverne E. VanNatta

M, b. circa 1910
Father*Raymond Norris VanNatta b. 6 Apr 1882, d. 21 Sep 1966
Mother*Margaret M. McPherson b. 16 Apr 1888, d. 24 Sep 1984
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLeverne E. VanNatta was also known as Lavern Arthur.
Name VariationLeverne E. VanNatta was also known as Luverne A.
Census DateLocation
1910Harrison, Grant, WisconsinLeverne E. VanNatta was listed as a son in Raymond Norris VanNatta's household on the 1910 Census at Harrison, Grant, Wisconsin.1
9 January 1920Hazel Green, Grant, WisconsinLeverne E. VanNatta was listed as a son in Raymond Norris VanNatta's household on the 1920 Census at Hazel Green, Grant, Wisconsin.2
9 April 1930Smelser, Grant, WisconsinLeverne E. VanNatta was listed as a son in Raymond Norris VanNatta's household on the 1930 Census at Smelser, Grant, Wisconsin.3

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED25.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED104. Dwelling 22.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED22-51. Dwelling 100.

Mildred Ruth VanNatta

F, b. circa 1914
Father*Raymond Norris VanNatta b. 6 Apr 1882, d. 21 Sep 1966
Mother*Margaret M. McPherson b. 16 Apr 1888, d. 24 Sep 1984
Census DateLocation
9 January 1920Hazel Green, Grant, WisconsinMildred Ruth VanNatta was listed as a daughter in Raymond Norris VanNatta's household on the 1920 Census at Hazel Green, Grant, Wisconsin.1
9 April 1930Smelser, Grant, WisconsinMildred Ruth VanNatta was listed as a daughter in Raymond Norris VanNatta'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, ED104. Dwelling 22.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED22-51. Dwelling 100.

Clifford Henry VanNatta

M, b. circa 1917
Father*Raymond Norris VanNatta b. 6 Apr 1882, d. 21 Sep 1966
Mother*Margaret M. McPherson b. 16 Apr 1888, d. 24 Sep 1984
Census DateLocation
9 January 1920Hazel Green, Grant, WisconsinClifford Henry VanNatta was listed as a son in Raymond Norris VanNatta's household on the 1920 Census at Hazel Green, Grant, Wisconsin.1
9 April 1930Smelser, Grant, WisconsinClifford Henry VanNatta was listed as a son in Raymond Norris VanNatta'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, ED104. Dwelling 22.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED22-51. Dwelling 100.

Genevieve Opal VanNatta

F, b. 3 February 1905, d. 22 November 1993
Father*Raymond Norris VanNatta b. 6 Apr 1882, d. 21 Sep 1966
Mother*Margaret M. McPherson b. 16 Apr 1888, d. 24 Sep 1984
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name12 March 1929As of 12 March 1929,her married name was Pickel.
Census DateLocation
1910Harrison, Grant, WisconsinGenevieve Opal VanNatta was listed as a daughter in Raymond Norris VanNatta's household on the 1910 Census at Harrison, Grant, Wisconsin.1
9 January 1920Hazel Green, Grant, WisconsinGenevieve Opal VanNatta was listed as a daughter in Raymond Norris VanNatta's household on the 1920 Census at Hazel Green, Grant, Wisconsin.2

Children of Genevieve Opal VanNatta and Linden Wilbur Pickel

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED25.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED104. Dwelling 22.

Thelma Annetta VanNatta

F, b. circa 1908
Father*Raymond Norris VanNatta b. 6 Apr 1882, d. 21 Sep 1966
Mother*Margaret M. McPherson b. 16 Apr 1888, d. 24 Sep 1984
Census DateLocation
1910Harrison, Grant, WisconsinThelma Annetta VanNatta was listed as a daughter in Raymond Norris VanNatta's household on the 1910 Census at Harrison, Grant, Wisconsin.1
9 January 1920Hazel Green, Grant, WisconsinThelma Annetta VanNatta was listed as a daughter in Raymond Norris VanNatta's household on the 1920 Census at Hazel Green, Grant, Wisconsin.2

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED25.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED104. Dwelling 22.

Clara Mae Schuster

F, b. circa 1885, d. 8 February 1987
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name18 February 1903As of 18 February 1903,her married name was VanNatta.
Census DateLocation
May 1910Paris, Grant, WisconsinClara Mae Schuster was listed as wife in Reuben Melvin VanNatta's household on the 1910 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.1
6 January 1920Harrison, Grant, WisconsinClara Mae Schuster was listed as wife in Reuben Melvin VanNatta's household on the 1920 Census at Harrison, Grant, Wisconsin.2
9 April 1930Harrison, Grant, WisconsinClara Mae Schuster was listed as wife in Reuben Melvin VanNatta's household on the 1930 Census at Harrison, Grant, Wisconsin.3

Children of Clara Mae Schuster and Reuben Melvin VanNatta

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED39. Dwelling 114.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED103. Dwelling 7.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED22-17. Dwelling 35.