Hazel Benedict

F, b. January 1893
Father*Grant Benedict b. Aug 1863
Mother*Gladys Robinson b. Aug 1871
Census DateLocation
11 June 1900Elk Grove, Lafayette, WisconsinHazel Benedict was listed as a daughter in Grant Benedict's household on the 1900 Census at Elk Grove, Lafayette, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Elk Grove, Lafayette, Wisconsin; Roll: T623_1796; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 97.

Mildred Benedict

F, b. March 1895
Father*Grant Benedict b. Aug 1863
Mother*Gladys Robinson b. Aug 1871
Census DateLocation
11 June 1900Elk Grove, Lafayette, WisconsinMildred Benedict was listed as a daughter in Grant Benedict's household on the 1900 Census at Elk Grove, Lafayette, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Elk Grove, Lafayette, Wisconsin; Roll: T623_1796; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 97.

Sheldon James Smith

M, b. April 1900, d. 2 September 1959

Emma (?)

F, b. circa 1881
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1908As of circa 1908,her married name was Engelke.
Census DateLocation
28 April 1910Kendall, Lafayette, WisconsinEmma (?) was listed as wife in Dietrich Henry Engelke's household on the 1910 Census at Kendall, Lafayette, Wisconsin.1
     Emma (?) had 1 with 1 living in 1910 children.

Child of Emma (?) and Dietrich Henry Engelke

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Kendall, Lafayette, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1717; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 0048; Image: 852; FHL Number: 1375730.

Mable Engelke

F, b. circa February 1910
Father*Dietrich Henry Engelke b. 27 May 1883, d. Dec 1971
Mother*Emma (?) b. c 1881
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMable Engelke was also known as Mabel.
Census DateLocation
28 April 1910Kendall, Lafayette, WisconsinMable Engelke was listed as a daughter in Dietrich Henry Engelke's household on the 1910 Census at Kendall, Lafayette, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Kendall, Lafayette, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1717; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 0048; Image: 852; FHL Number: 1375730.

Wilbur H. Engelke

M, b. 29 September 1906, d. November 1957
Father*Henry Friedrich Engelke b. Apr 1852, d. a Apr 1910
Mother*Minnie Steinhoff b. Mar 1862, d. a Apr 1910
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationWilbur H. Engelke was also known as Wilbert.
Census DateLocation
29 April 1910Elk Grove, Lafayette, WisconsinWilbur H. Engelke was listed as a son in Henry Friedrich Engelke's household on the 1910 Census at Elk Grove, Lafayette, Wisconsin.1
1940Elk Grove, Lafayette, WisconsinWilbur H. Engelke was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census at Elk Grove, Lafayette, Wisconsin.2

Children of Wilbur H. Engelke and Rosa Cecelia Rupp

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Elk Grove, Lafayette, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1717; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 0044; Image: 774; FHL Number: 1375730.
  2. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Elk Grove, Lafayette, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4492; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 33-12.

Rosa Cecelia Rupp

F, b. 6 October 1908, d. 13 January 1994
Father*Johannes Gottlieb Rupp b. 22 Aug 1858, d. Oct 1935
Mother*Anna Wilkins b. 11 Jul 1870, d. 8 Jul 1944
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name6 December 1928As of 6 December 1928,her married name was Engelke.
Census DateLocation
1910Platteville Ward 1, Grant, WisconsinRosa Cecelia Rupp was listed as a daughter in Johannes Gottlieb Rupp's household on the 1910 Census at Platteville Ward 1, Grant, Wisconsin; surname listed as Roupp; living next door to Peter and Lucina Roupp.1
1920Platteville, Grant, WisconsinRosa Cecelia Rupp was listed as a daughter in Johannes Gottlieb Rupp's household on the 1920 Census at Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin.2
1940Elk Grove, Lafayette, WisconsinRosa Cecelia Rupp was listed as wife in Wilbur H. Engelke's household on the 1940 Census at Elk Grove, Lafayette, Wisconsin.3

Children of Rosa Cecelia Rupp and Wilbur H. Engelke

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Platteville Ward 1, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1711; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 0040; FHL microfilm: 1375724.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_1988; Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 119; Image: 326.
  3. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Elk Grove, Lafayette, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4492; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 33-12.

Anna C. Von Glahn

F, b. May 1895, d. 6 May 1987
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Engelke.

George Conrad Nodolf

M, b. 18 March 1889, d. August 1978

Children of George Conrad Nodolf and Edith Anna Engelke

America F. Lockhart

F, b. May 1857, d. 1913
Father*Andrew Lockhart b. 21 Jun 1819, d. 7 Jan 1894
Mother*Nancy Randall b. 16 Sep 1834, d. 1 Aug 1895
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1877As of circa 1877,her married name was Baker.
     America F. Lockhart had 3 with 3 living in 1900 children. She had 4 with 3 living in 1910 children.

Children of America F. Lockhart and Mortimer Eno Baker

Mortimer Eno Baker

M, b. November 1854, d. after 1910

Children of Mortimer Eno Baker and America F. Lockhart

Carl Baker

M, b. December 1880
Father*Mortimer Eno Baker b. Nov 1854, d. a 1910
Mother*America F. Lockhart b. May 1857, d. 1913

Ralph Baker

M, b. December 1882
Father*Mortimer Eno Baker b. Nov 1854, d. a 1910
Mother*America F. Lockhart b. May 1857, d. 1913

Frank Baker

M, b. May 1885
Father*Mortimer Eno Baker b. Nov 1854, d. a 1910
Mother*America F. Lockhart b. May 1857, d. 1913

Florene Virnig

F, b. 2 July 1928, d. 4 February 1997
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Sinner.

Ralph Sylvester Nachreiner

M, b. 24 October 1932, d. 3 February 2012
Father*Sylvester Robert Nachreiner b. 14 Jul 1900, d. 1960
Mother*Laura Marie Reuschlein b. 12 Dec 1905, d. 28 Jan 2000
  • Ralph Sylvester Nachreiner was born on 24 October 1932 at Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Sylvester Robert Nachreiner and Laura Marie Reuschlein.
  • Ralph Sylvester Nachreiner died on 3 February 2012 at age 79 Ralph S. Nachreiner, age 79, of Portage, passed away on Friday, Feb. 3, 2012, at Divine Savior Healthcare Hospital. Ralph was born on Oct. 24, 1932, in Plain, Wis., the son of Sylvester and Laura (Reuschlein) Nachreiner. He served his country with the U.S. Air Force during the Korean War. Ralph was a lifelong farmer and printer, owning and operating E.N.A. Business Forms in McFarland. He was married on May 22, 1954, to Pauline M. Schwartz at St. Norbert's in Roxbury. Ralph loved fishing, hunting and gardening. He was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church in Portage, Knights of Columbus C. W. Henney Council No. 1637, and VFW Post No. 1707, Portage. He is survived by his wife, Pauline "Polly"; his children, Gail (John) Hartman of Madison, Carl (Ginny) Nachreiner of Waunakee, and Curt (Sandy) Nachreiner of Caledonia; seven grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren and another due in April; his siblings, Robert (Margie) Nachreiner, Richard (Mary Frances) Nachreiner, Ray (Martha) Nachreiner, and Rita (Jim) Kaiser; his in-laws, Gordie (Pearl) Davis, Clem (Mary Ann) Schwartz, Hubert (Nancy) Schwartz, Marcie (Leroy) Acker, and Gerard Schwartz; his dog, Lucky; other near relatives and many close friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, Sylvester and Laura Nachreiner; an infant brother; and a grandson, Robert Nachreiner. Memorial services will be held in the spring at St. Mary Catholic Church in Portage, with Father Jim Murphy presiding. Inurnment will be in Shanks Cemetery, with military graveside services provided by Portage area veterans. The Pflanz Mantey Mendrala Funeral Home in Portage is assisting the family. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Mary Catholic Church, Portage, or to the Biochemical Genetics Clinic, in care of U.W. Waisman Center, 1500 Highland Ave., Madison, WI 53705. The family wishes to extend a special thank you to Divine Savior EMT, the Emergency Room Team and the entire staff of Divine Savior Healthcare. Special thanks also to Dr. John Phelan, whose meetings always left Ralph with a glimmer of hope. Thank you to Dr. Gregory and Dr. Schnee at Divine Savior Healthcare.

Edna (?)

F, d. before July 2009
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Reuschlein.

Molly (?)

F, d. before July 2009
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Reuschlein.

Lawrence Haag Sr.

M, b. April 1865, d. after 1930
Father*(?) Haag d. b 1900
Mother*Rosina M. (?) b. May 1829, d. a 1910

Children of Lawrence Haag Sr. and Christina A. Bowar

Christina A. Bowar

F, b. January 1872, d. after 1930
Father*Lorenz Bowar b. c 1825, d. a 1880
Mother*Sybilla Schlimgen b. c 1834, d. a 1880
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1891As of circa 1891,her married name was Haag.
     Christina A. Bowar had 5 with 5 living in 1900 children. She had 10 with 9 living in 1910 children.

Children of Christina A. Bowar and Lawrence Haag Sr.

Loretta Christina Haag

F, b. 20 August 1909, d. 26 August 2002
Father*Lawrence Haag Sr. b. Apr 1865, d. a 1930
Mother*Christina A. Bowar b. Jan 1872, d. a 1930
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLoretta Christina Haag was also known as Lovetta.
Married Name27 August 1930As of 27 August 1930,her married name was Hefty.
  • Loretta Christina Haag was born on 20 August 1909 at Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Lawrence Haag Sr. and Christina A. Bowar.
  • Loretta Christina Haag married Herman W. Hefty on 27 August 1930.
  • Loretta Christina Haag died on 26 August 2002 at age 93 Loretta C. Hefty, age 93 of Mt. Horeb, WI died on Monday, August 26, 2002 at Ingleside Nursing Home. The former Loretta Christina Haag was born August 20, 1909 in Perry Township, WI to Lawrence & Christina (Bowar) Haag. She married Herman W. Hefty on August 27, 1930 at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church. They farmed in Perry Township and moved to Mt. Horeb in 1962. Herman died November 15, 1989. She loved flowers and her garden. She did a lot of sewing and crafts.

    She was a member of St. Ignatius Catholic Church in Mt. Horeb, of its Council of Catholic Women and decorated the altar at St. Ignatius Church with flowers from her garden.

    Loretta is survived by her 9 children:

    Wilbert (Charlotte) Hefty of Mt. Horeb,

    Adella (Andy) Buechner of Cross Plains,

    Francis (Barb) Hefty of Jonesville, North Carolina

    Angie (Kendall) Kiley of Madison,

    Marilyn (Richard) Karn of Necedah,

    Lawrence (Pat) Hefty of Mt. Horeb,

    Rita (Warren) Sailing of Mt. Horeb,

    Dianne (Joe) Donlin of Belleville,

    Ken (Diane) Hefty of Mt. Horeb,

    31 grandchildren, 53 great grandchildren,

    3 sisters-in-law: Rose Haag of South Dakota,

    Catherine Miller of East Bristol

    Van Haag of Plain and many nieces, nephews and friends.

    She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband and 11 brothers and sisters: Albert, William, Gregor, Joe, Frank, Ray, Lawrence, Rosena, Bertha, Josephine and Marcella.

    Mass of Christian burial will be at 10:30 AM on Friday, August 30, 2002 at St. Ignatius Catholic Church in Mt. Horeb, WI with Fr. Paul Arinze officiating. Burial will be at the Calvary Cemetery. Friends may call from 3-8 PM on Thursday, August 29, 2002 at St. Ignatius Catholic Church where a scripture service will be at 33:30 PM. The family requests that in lieu of flowers, memorial and donations be given to St. Ignatius and Holy Redeemer Churches. The Hefty family would like the thank the staff of Ingleside Nursing Home for their care and support. The Ellestad Funeral Home in Mt. Horeb is serving the family.

Herman W. Hefty

M, d. 15 November 1989

Albert J. Haag

M, b. 21 January 1892, d. 23 June 1992
Father*Lawrence Haag Sr. b. Apr 1865, d. a 1930
Mother*Christina A. Bowar b. Jan 1872, d. a 1930

William L. Haag

M, b. September 1893, d. before August 2002
Father*Lawrence Haag Sr. b. Apr 1865, d. a 1930
Mother*Christina A. Bowar b. Jan 1872, d. a 1930
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationWilliam L. Haag was also known as Willie.

Gregor J. Haag

M, b. 25 May 1895, d. April 1971
Father*Lawrence Haag Sr. b. Apr 1865, d. a 1930
Mother*Christina A. Bowar b. Jan 1872, d. a 1930

Joseph I. Haag

M, b. 30 July 1897, d. 5 April 1989
Father*Lawrence Haag Sr. b. Apr 1865, d. a 1930
Mother*Christina A. Bowar b. Jan 1872, d. a 1930
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJoseph I. Haag was also known as Joseph E.
Name VariationJoseph I. Haag was also known as Joe.

Raymond N. Haag

M, b. circa 1916, d. before August 2002
Father*Lawrence Haag Sr. b. Apr 1865, d. a 1930
Mother*Christina A. Bowar b. Jan 1872, d. a 1930
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationRaymond N. Haag was also known as Ray.

Rosena Haag

F, b. January 1900, d. before August 2002
Father*Lawrence Haag Sr. b. Apr 1865, d. a 1930
Mother*Christina A. Bowar b. Jan 1872, d. a 1930
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationRosena Haag was also known as Mary Rosena.

Bertha A. Haag

F, b. circa 1906, d. before August 2002
Father*Lawrence Haag Sr. b. Apr 1865, d. a 1930
Mother*Christina A. Bowar b. Jan 1872, d. a 1930

Josephine Haag

F, b. circa 1908, d. before August 2002
Father*Lawrence Haag Sr. b. Apr 1865, d. a 1930
Mother*Christina A. Bowar b. Jan 1872, d. a 1930