Albert J. Gehrke

M, b. 15 October 1867, d. 13 April 1946
  • Albert J. Gehrke was born on 15 October 1867 at Germany also reported as Oct 1868.
  • He married Bertha Klitzke, daughter of August F. F. Klitzke and Johanna Caroline Perlenberg, on 5 September 1893.
  • Albert J. Gehrke died on 13 April 1946 at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin, at age 78 Albert Gehrke obituary.
    Madison Wisconsin State Journal April 14, 1946 - Albert Gehrke obituary
Census DateLocation
19 June 1900Excelsior, Sauk, WisconsinAlbert J. Gehrke was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
28 April 1910Excelsior, Sauk, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
1920Excelsior, Sauk, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin.3
14 April 1930Excelsior, Sauk, WisconsinHe was listed as father in George Gehrke's household on the 1930 Census at Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin; surname listed as Gehrk.4
     Albert J. Gehrke immigrated in 1892. He was naturalized on 25 October 1900 at Circuit Court, Baraboo, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Children of Albert J. Gehrke and Bertha Klitzke

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T623_1816; Page: 13A; Enumeration District: 132.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1736; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 113; Image: 851.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_2014; Page: 9A; Enumeration District: 152; Image: 1018.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: 2609; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 11; Image: 90.0; FHL microfilm: 2342343.

George Gehrke

M, b. 11 November 1902, d. September 1981
Father*Albert J. Gehrke b. 15 Oct 1867, d. 13 Apr 1946
Mother*Bertha Klitzke b. 27 Dec 1874, d. 5 Dec 1929
  • George Gehrke was born on 11 November 1902 at Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Albert J. Gehrke and Bertha Klitzke.
  • George Gehrke married Gertrude Hager, daughter of Herbert S. Hager and Emma W. Schroeder, on 1 January 1930.
    Gertrude Hager - George Gehrke marriage announcement 13 Jan 1930 The Capital Times (Madison, WI)
    Gertrude Hager - George Gehrke marriage announcement 23 Jan 1930 The Capital Times (Madison, WI)
  • George Gehrke died in September 1981 at age 78.
Census DateLocation
28 April 1910Excelsior, Sauk, WisconsinGeorge Gehrke was listed as a son in Albert J. Gehrke's household on the 1910 Census at Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
1920Excelsior, Sauk, WisconsinGeorge Gehrke was listed as a son in Albert J. Gehrke's household on the 1920 Census at Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
14 April 1930Excelsior, Sauk, WisconsinGeorge Gehrke was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin, surname listed as Gehrk..3
1940Baraboo, Sauk, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census at Baraboo, Sauk, Wisconsin.4

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1736; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 113; Image: 851.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_2014; Page: 9A; Enumeration District: 152; Image: 1018.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: 2609; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 11; Image: 90.0; FHL microfilm: 2342343.
  4. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Baraboo, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4523; Page: 10A; Enumeration District: 56-7.

Harold August Carl Gehrke

M, b. 24 August 1912, d. 15 January 1989
Father*Albert J. Gehrke b. 15 Oct 1867, d. 13 Apr 1946
Mother*Bertha Klitzke b. 27 Dec 1874, d. 5 Dec 1929
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationHarold August Carl Gehrke was also known as Harold C.
  • Harold August Carl Gehrke was born on 24 August 1912 at Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Albert J. Gehrke and Bertha Klitzke.
  • Harold August Carl Gehrke married Katherine M. Hanson before 1935.
  • Harold August Carl Gehrke died on 15 January 1989 at age 76.
Census DateLocation
1920Excelsior, Sauk, WisconsinHarold August Carl Gehrke was listed as a son in Albert J. Gehrke's household on the 1920 Census at Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_2014; Page: 9A; Enumeration District: 152; Image: 1018.

Henry John George Klipp

M, b. 27 November 1870, d. 26 May 1936
  • Henry John George Klipp was born on 27 November 1870 at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • He married Mary Klitzke, daughter of August F. F. Klitzke and Johanna Caroline Perlenberg, on 14 March 1899.
  • Henry John George Klipp died on 26 May 1936 at age 65 Henry John George Klipp was born in the town of Westfield, Sauk County, Wisconsin on the 27th day of November, 1870. In infancy he was received into the covenant of God in Zion's Lutheran Church through the sacrament of Holy Baptism, Rev. G. Kessler being the pastor. After having been duly instructed in the word of God he renewed his baptismal vow through the act of confirmation in the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Ableman, Wisconsin. On March 14, 1899 he was united in Holy matrimony with Marie Klitzke. This union was blessed with three sons, their names are as follows: Arthur, Herbert and Ewald. After his marriage he moved with his wife to the farm one and one-half miles northeast of Loganville where he remained until his death. Two years ago on the 8th day of June, 1934 his wife preceded him in death. He lived together with his youngest son, Ewald. For the last 23 years he was a member of the St. Peter's Lutheran Church of Loganville. Mr. Klipp seemed to be enjoying quite good health, however on Tuesday evening, May 26 at six thirty o'clock he was taken with a stroke of paralysis. He soon sank into a coma from which he did not again recover. He passed out of this life on Tuesday evening, May 26, 1936 at nine thirty o'clock. He leaves to mourn his passing his three sons Arthur, Herbert and Ewald all of the town of Westfield, one grandson, one sister, Mrs. Mary Grosskrueger of Westfield and many other relatives anbd friends. He attained the age of 65 years, 5 months and 29 days. Taken from the Reedsburg Paper of June 5, 1936.

Children of Henry John George Klipp and Mary Klitzke

Ewald Klipp

M, b. circa 1908
Father*Henry John George Klipp b. 27 Nov 1870, d. 26 May 1936
Mother*Mary Klitzke b. c 1877, d. 8 Jun 1934

William Zautke

M, b. circa 1882
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationWilliam Zautke was also known as Will.
Census DateLocation
April 1910Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinWilliam Zautke was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Children of William Zautke and Anna Augusta Klitzke

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1737; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 0125; Image: 9; FHL Number: 1375750.

Harold Zautke

M, b. circa January 1910
Father*William Zautke b. c 1882
Mother*Anna Augusta Klitzke b. c 1879, d. a 1929
Census DateLocation
April 1910Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinHarold Zautke was listed as a son in William Zautke's household on the 1910 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1737; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 0125; Image: 9; FHL Number: 1375750.

Ralph Zautke

M, b. 25 October 1903
Father*William Zautke b. c 1882
Mother*Anna Augusta Klitzke b. c 1879, d. a 1929
Census DateLocation
April 1910Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinRalph Zautke was listed as a son in William Zautke's household on the 1910 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1737; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 0125; Image: 9; FHL Number: 1375750.

George Klitzke

M, d. after 1929
Father*August F. F. Klitzke b. 1 Apr 1847, d. 6 Jun 1915
Mother*Johanna Caroline Perlenberg b. 17 Sep 1847, d. 16 Feb 1929

August Klitzke

M, d. after 1929
Father*August F. F. Klitzke b. 1 Apr 1847, d. 6 Jun 1915
Mother*Johanna Caroline Perlenberg b. 17 Sep 1847, d. 16 Feb 1929

Emma M. (?)

F, b. 1890, d. 1966
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Klitzke.

Children of Emma M. (?) and Reinhold Klitzke

Arleen Klitzke

F, b. 1921, d. 1924
Father*Reinhold Klitzke b. 1888, d. 29 Jun 1972
Mother*Emma M. (?) b. 1890, d. 1966

Evan A. Klitzke

M, b. 1919, d. 1981
Father*Reinhold Klitzke b. 1888, d. 29 Jun 1972
Mother*Emma M. (?) b. 1890, d. 1966

Infant Klitzke

F, b. 1914, d. 1914
Father*Reinhold Klitzke b. 1888, d. 29 Jun 1972
Mother*Emma M. (?) b. 1890, d. 1966

Infant Klitzke

M, b. 1918, d. 1918
Father*Reinhold Klitzke b. 1888, d. 29 Jun 1972
Mother*Emma M. (?) b. 1890, d. 1966

Virginia M. Klitzke

F, b. 1920, d. after 1972
Father*Reinhold Klitzke b. 1888, d. 29 Jun 1972
Mother*Emma M. (?) b. 1890, d. 1966
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Burmester.

William George Gehrke

M, b. 27 September 1894, d. 7 March 1980
Father*Albert J. Gehrke b. 15 Oct 1867, d. 13 Apr 1946
Mother*Bertha Klitzke b. 27 Dec 1874, d. 5 Dec 1929
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationWilliam George Gehrke was also known as Willie George.
Census DateLocation
19 June 1900Excelsior, Sauk, WisconsinWilliam George Gehrke was listed as a son in Albert J. Gehrke's household on the 1900 Census at Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
28 April 1910Excelsior, Sauk, WisconsinWilliam George Gehrke was listed as a son in Albert J. Gehrke's household on the 1910 Census at Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
1920Excelsior, Sauk, WisconsinWilliam George Gehrke was listed as a son in Albert J. Gehrke's household on the 1920 Census at Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin.3
1940Baraboo, Sauk, WisconsinWilliam George Gehrke was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census at Baraboo, Sauk, Wisconsin.4
     On 5 June 1917 at World War I Draft Registration, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T623_1816; Page: 13A; Enumeration District: 132.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1736; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 113; Image: 851.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_2014; Page: 9A; Enumeration District: 152; Image: 1018.
  4. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Baraboo, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4523; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 56-8.

Alma B. Gehrke

F, b. 1 July 1897, d. 9 June 1971
Father*Albert J. Gehrke b. 15 Oct 1867, d. 13 Apr 1946
Mother*Bertha Klitzke b. 27 Dec 1874, d. 5 Dec 1929
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Fuhlbohm.
  • Alma B. Gehrke was born on 1 July 1897 at Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Albert J. Gehrke and Bertha Klitzke.
  • Alma B. Gehrke married Otto Fuhlbohm before 1920.
  • Alma B. Gehrke witnessed the death of Albert J. Gehrke on 13 April 1946 at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin; Albert Gehrke obituary.
  • Alma B. Gehrke died on 9 June 1971 at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin, at age 73.
Census DateLocation
19 June 1900Excelsior, Sauk, WisconsinAlma B. Gehrke was listed as a daughter in Albert J. Gehrke's household on the 1900 Census at Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
28 April 1910Excelsior, Sauk, WisconsinAlma B. Gehrke was listed as a daughter in Albert J. Gehrke's household on the 1910 Census at Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin.2

Child of Alma B. Gehrke and Otto Fuhlbohm

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T623_1816; Page: 13A; Enumeration District: 132.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1736; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 113; Image: 851.

Otto Fuhlbohm

M, b. circa 1891

Child of Otto Fuhlbohm and Alma B. Gehrke

Alta Ann Gehrke

F, b. 18 August 1899, d. 7 November 1993
Father*Albert J. Gehrke b. 15 Oct 1867, d. 13 Apr 1946
Mother*Bertha Klitzke b. 27 Dec 1874, d. 5 Dec 1929
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Schwenkhoff.
Census DateLocation
19 June 1900Excelsior, Sauk, WisconsinAlta Ann Gehrke was listed as a daughter in Albert J. Gehrke's household on the 1900 Census at Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
28 April 1910Excelsior, Sauk, WisconsinAlta Ann Gehrke was listed as a daughter in Albert J. Gehrke's household on the 1910 Census at Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin.2

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T623_1816; Page: 13A; Enumeration District: 132.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1736; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 113; Image: 851.

Bruno Emil Schwenkhoff

M, b. 11 August 1897
Father*Frederick Schwenkhoff b. c 1862, d. a Aug 1918
Mother*Bertha Myers b. c 1873
     On 24 August 1918 at World War I Draft Registration, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Leona Gehrke

F, b. 7 March 1904, d. 2 June 1951
Father*Albert J. Gehrke b. 15 Oct 1867, d. 13 Apr 1946
Mother*Bertha Klitzke b. 27 Dec 1874, d. 5 Dec 1929
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLeona Gehrke was also known as Letna.
Married NameHer married name was Loftsgordon.
Census DateLocation
28 April 1910Excelsior, Sauk, WisconsinLeona Gehrke was listed as a daughter in Albert J. Gehrke's household on the 1910 Census at Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
1920Excelsior, Sauk, WisconsinLeona Gehrke was listed as a daughter in Albert J. Gehrke's household on the 1920 Census at Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin.2

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1736; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 113; Image: 851.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_2014; Page: 9A; Enumeration District: 152; Image: 1018.

Elmer J. Loftsgordon

M, b. 12 July 1898, d. 24 August 1982

Agnes Marie Gehrke

F, b. 24 May 1905, d. 23 September 1991
Father*Albert J. Gehrke b. 15 Oct 1867, d. 13 Apr 1946
Mother*Bertha Klitzke b. 27 Dec 1874, d. 5 Dec 1929
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name5 July 1934As of 5 July 1934,her married name was Scheuerell.
  • Agnes Marie Gehrke was born on 24 May 1905 at Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Albert J. Gehrke and Bertha Klitzke.
  • Agnes Marie Gehrke married Reuben J. Scheuerell on 5 July 1934.
  • Agnes Marie Gehrke died on 23 September 1991 at Dane, Wisconsin, at age 86 Agnes Marie Scheuerell, age 86, died at a Madison Hospital on Monday, September 23, 1991 after a brief illness. She was born on May 24, 1905 in Excelsior Township, Sauk County to Albert and Bertha (Kiltzke) Gehrke. She was married to Reuben J. Scheuerell on July 5, 1934 in Sun Prairie by Rev. Monslgnor Haeusler. She was a lifetime member of the Peace Evangelical Lutheran Church for 57 years. Two children blessed their marriage, LaVonne (Earl) Daveler of Sun Prairie and Dennis (Joy) Scheuerell of Lake Oswego, OR; four grandchildren, Terry (Michelle) Daveler, Brian (Karyn) Daveler of Madison, Derek and Ann Marie Scheurell of Lake Oswego; and four great-grandchildren. She is survived by her husband, Reuben; a brother, Reinhold (Judith) Gehrke of Baraboo; two sisters, Meta Overland of Sun Prairie and Alta Schwenkhoff of Reedsburg. She was preceded in death by her parents; three brothers, William, George and Harold; and two sisters, Alma Fuhlbohm and Leona Loftsgordon. Funeral services will be held at the Peace Evangelical Lutheran Church, 232 Windsor St. at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, September 26, 1991 with Pastor Ardin D. Laper officiating. Burial will be at the Sun Prairie Memory Garden. A visitation will be held at The Tuschen-Newcomer Funeral Home, 302 Columbus St. on Wednesday, September 25 from 5:00 until 8:00 p.m.
Census DateLocation
28 April 1910Excelsior, Sauk, WisconsinAgnes Marie Gehrke was listed as a daughter in Albert J. Gehrke's household on the 1910 Census at Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
1920Excelsior, Sauk, WisconsinAgnes Marie Gehrke was listed as a daughter in Albert J. Gehrke's household on the 1920 Census at Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin.2

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1736; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 113; Image: 851.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_2014; Page: 9A; Enumeration District: 152; Image: 1018.

Meta Ella Gehrke

F, b. 24 April 1908, d. 10 October 1992
Father*Albert J. Gehrke b. 15 Oct 1867, d. 13 Apr 1946
Mother*Bertha Klitzke b. 27 Dec 1874, d. 5 Dec 1929
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Overland.
  • Meta Ella Gehrke married Francis S. Overland.
  • Meta Ella Gehrke was born on 24 April 1908 at Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Albert J. Gehrke and Bertha Klitzke.
  • Meta Ella Gehrke died on 10 October 1992 at Dane, Wisconsin, at age 84 Meta (Gehrke) Overland obituary.
    Madison Wisconsin State Journal October 12, 1992 - Meta (Gehrke) Overland obituary
Census DateLocation
28 April 1910Excelsior, Sauk, WisconsinMeta Ella Gehrke was listed as a daughter in Albert J. Gehrke's household on the 1910 Census at Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
1920Excelsior, Sauk, WisconsinMeta Ella Gehrke was listed as a daughter in Albert J. Gehrke's household on the 1920 Census at Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin.2

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1736; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 113; Image: 851.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_2014; Page: 9A; Enumeration District: 152; Image: 1018.

Reinhold A. Gehrke

M, b. 27 January 1910, d. 22 July 2004
Father*Albert J. Gehrke b. 15 Oct 1867, d. 13 Apr 1946
Mother*Bertha Klitzke b. 27 Dec 1874, d. 5 Dec 1929
  • Reinhold A. Gehrke was born on 27 January 1910 at Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Albert J. Gehrke and Bertha Klitzke.
  • Reinhold A. Gehrke married Judith M. Hager, daughter of Herbert S. Hager and Emma W. Schroeder, on 9 January 1932.
  • Reinhold A. Gehrke died on 22 July 2004 at age 94 Reinhold Gehrke, age 94 of Baraboo, passed away on July 22, 2004, at St. Clare Meadows Care Center. He is survived by his wife, Judy Gehrke of Baraboo; three daughters, Betty Warner of Great Falk, Mont., Donna Gehrke of Madison, and Audrey (Virgil) Belter of Janesville; a son, Robert (JoAnn) Gehrke of Houston, Texas; seven grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild; a sister-in-law, Gertrude Gehrke of Baraboo; nieces; nephews; other relatives and friends. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, July 28, 2004 at ST. PAULS LUTHERAN CHURCH in North Freedom with Pastor Gary Johnson officiating. Interment will take place in the Oak Hill Cemetery in North Freedom. Friends may call on Wednesday, from 10 a.m. until the time of services, at the church. Memorials may be made to St. Pauls Lutheran Church. The REDLIN FUNERAL HOME, 401 Madison Avenue in Baraboo is assisting with arrangements.
Census DateLocation
28 April 1910Excelsior, Sauk, WisconsinReinhold A. Gehrke was listed as a son in Albert J. Gehrke's household on the 1910 Census at Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
1920Excelsior, Sauk, WisconsinReinhold A. Gehrke was listed as a son in Albert J. Gehrke's household on the 1920 Census at Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
9 May 1940Excelsior, Sauk, WisconsinReinhold A. Gehrke was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census at Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin.3

Child of Reinhold A. Gehrke and Judith M. Hager

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1736; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 113; Image: 851.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_2014; Page: 9A; Enumeration District: 152; Image: 1018.
  3. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4523; Page: 9B; Enumeration District: 56-12.

Ewald William Otto Fuhlbohm

M, b. 28 October 1923
Father*Otto Fuhlbohm b. c 1891
Mother*Alma B. Gehrke b. 1 Jul 1897, d. 9 Jun 1971
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationEwald William Otto Fuhlbohm was also known as Ewalt.
  • Ewald William Otto Fuhlbohm was born on 28 October 1923 at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Otto Fuhlbohm and Alma B. Gehrke.
  • Ewald William Otto Fuhlbohm was baptized on 25 November 1923 at St John Lutheran Church, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Gladys Evangeline Denzer

F, b. 4 July 1900, d. 8 March 1988
Father*Charles August Denzer b. Dec 1860, d. 1908
Mother*Albertina Louisa Petzke b. Jun 1875, d. 1945
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name25 February 1920As of 25 February 1920,her married name was Gehrke.
Census DateLocation
18 April 1910North Freedom, Sauk, WisconsinGladys Evangeline Denzer was listed as a daughter in Albertina Louisa Petzke's household on the 1910 Census at North Freedom, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
1920Baraboo Ward 1, Sauk, WisconsinGladys Evangeline Denzer was listed as a daughter in Albertina Louisa Petzke's household on the 1920 Census at Baraboo Ward 1, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
1940Baraboo, Sauk, WisconsinGladys Evangeline Denzer was listed as wife in William George Gehrke's household on the 1940 Census at Baraboo, Sauk, Wisconsin.3

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: North Freedom, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1736; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 0116; ; FHL microfilm: 1375749.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Baraboo Ward 1, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_2014; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 153; Image: 1031.
  3. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Baraboo, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4523; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 56-8.

William Christ Popp

M, b. 27 May 1887, d. 2 August 1971
Father*William Popp b. May 1841
Census DateLocation
2 March 1920Kendall, Lafayette, WisconsinWilliam Christ Popp was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Kendall, Lafayette, Wisconsin.1

Children of William Christ Popp and Clara H. Gehrke

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Kendall, Lafayette, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_1993; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 183; Image: 66.

William J. Popp

M, b. 20 September 1917, d. 22 February 2008
Father*William Christ Popp b. 27 May 1887, d. 2 Aug 1971
Mother*Clara H. Gehrke b. 26 Feb 1890, d. Mar 1975
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationWilliam J. Popp was also known as Bill.
  • William J. Popp was born on 20 September 1917 at Lafayette, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of William Christ Popp and Clara H. Gehrke.
  • William J. Popp died on 22 February 2008 at age 90 William “Bill” J. Popp, age 90, of Platteville, died on Friday, February 22, 2008 at Southwest Health Center Nursing Home in Cuba City. Bill was born on September 20, 1917 in rural Belmont, Lafayette County, the son of William C. and Clara (Gehrke) Popp. He married Maxine Duncan on November 30, 1945 at Peace Lutheran Church in Belmont. Together they farmed in rural Belmont for seven years before moving to Platteville and co-owned and operated City Market for two years. Bill then drove milk truck for Dean Milk Company. He also worked for Dick’s, Scott’s Service Station, and built houses and did carpentry work with Bob Bockhop before retiring from Pioneer Ford.
    Bill was an avid fisherman, liked crafts and carpentry work and latch hooking. He also loved to go dancing with Maxine. He volunteered for the Boy Scouts as a Troop Leader at Lutheran Church of Peace, coached his son in summer baseball and was a member of the Elks Lodge.
    Bill is survived by his wife of 62 years, Maxine Popp, Platteville; his son, Larry “Fizz” (Ellen) Popp, Platteville; two grandchildren, Stephanie (Troy) Kerkenbush, Platteville and Bryan (Shannon) Popp, Mount Horeb; three great-granddaughters, Presley and Paige Kerkenbush and Addyson Popp; his sister, Helen Buss, Belmont and his sister-in-law, Joyce Bridges, Tucson, AZ.
    He was preceded in death by his parents; an infant daughter, Linda Jean and a sister, Esther Popp.
    Funeral services were held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, February 25, 2008 at Lutheran Church of Peace in Platteville with the Reverend Jeff Pederson officiating. Burial was held in Belmont Cemetery, Belmont. Family and friends were welcomed from 4:00 until 7:00 p.m. on Sunday, February 24 at Martin Schwartz Funeral Home in Platteville and from 10:00 a.m. until time of services Monday at the church.
Census DateLocation
2 March 1920Kendall, Lafayette, WisconsinWilliam J. Popp was listed as a son in William Christ Popp's household on the 1920 Census at Kendall, Lafayette, Wisconsin.1

Child of William J. Popp

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Kendall, Lafayette, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_1993; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 183; Image: 66.