Else Magdalena Mueller

F, b. 11 December 1891, d. 19 November 1983
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationElse Magdalena Mueller was also known as Miller.
Name VariationElse Magdalena Mueller was also known as Elsa C.
Name VariationElse Magdalena Mueller was also known as Elsie C.
Married Name29 October 1913As of 29 October 1913,her married name was Giese.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth11 December 1891Else Magdalena Mueller was born on 11 December 1891 at Wisconsin.
Marriage29 October 1913She married Albert Frederick Giese, son of August George Giese and Emilia Fredricke Mellenthin, on 29 October 1913 at St. John's, Leland, Wisconsin.1
Death19 November 1983Else Magdalena Mueller died on 19 November 1983 at Sauk, Wisconsin, at age 91.
Census DateLocationDescription
25 April 1930Honey Creek, Sauk, WisconsinElse Magdalena Mueller was listed as wife in Albert Frederick Giese's household on the 1930 Census at Honey Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.2

Children of Else Magdalena Mueller and Albert Frederick Giese

Citations

  1. [S386] Lutheran Church, Evangelical Lutheran Church Records 1875-1940.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Honey Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: 2609; Page: 9B; Enumeration District: 0016; Image: 178.0; FHL microfilm: 2342343.

Hermann F. Priebe

M, b. 24 May 1870, d. 15 July 1967
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationHermann F. Priebe was also known as Herman.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageHermann F. Priebe married Clara L. Giese, daughter of August George Giese and Emilia Fredricke Mellenthin.
Birth24 May 1870Hermann F. Priebe was born on 24 May 1870 at Germany.
Death15 July 1967He died on 15 July 1967 at Oklahoma at age 97.

George Giese

M, b. November 1877, d. 22 February 1879
Father*August George Giese b. 11 Apr 1851, d. 11 Oct 1930
Mother*Emilia Fredricke Mellenthin b. 17 Dec 1856, d. 26 Feb 1939
Life EventDateDescription
BirthNovember 1877George Giese was born in November 1877.
He was the son of August George Giese and Emilia Fredricke Mellenthin.
Death22 February 1879George Giese died on 22 February 1879 at age 1.

Edwin L. Sprecher

M, b. 8 July 1878, d. 11 December 1950
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageEdwin L. Sprecher married Anna Amanda Giese, daughter of August George Giese and Emilia Fredricke Mellenthin.
Birth8 July 1878Edwin L. Sprecher was born on 8 July 1878 at Wisconsin.
Death11 December 1950He died on 11 December 1950 at age 72.

Martha Oertel

F, b. 23 February 1895, d. 3 March 1963
Father*C. E. Oertel
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name29 June 1916As of 29 June 1916,her married name was Giese.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth23 February 1895Martha Oertel was born on 23 February 1895 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of C. E. Oertel.
Marriage29 June 1916Martha Oertel married Alfred Edward Giese, son of August George Giese and Emilia Fredricke Mellenthin, on 29 June 1916.
Death3 March 1963Martha Oertel died on 3 March 1963 at Sauk, Wisconsin, at age 68.

Magdaline Lydia Giese

F, b. 12 October 1888, d. 20 January 1890
Father*August George Giese b. 11 Apr 1851, d. 11 Oct 1930
Mother*Emilia Fredricke Mellenthin b. 17 Dec 1856, d. 26 Feb 1939
Life EventDateDescription
Birth12 October 1888Magdaline Lydia Giese was born on 12 October 1888.
She was the daughter of August George Giese and Emilia Fredricke Mellenthin.
Death20 January 1890Magdaline Lydia Giese died on 20 January 1890 at age 1.

Ella May Pierce

F, b. 1 May 1897, d. 1 March 1976
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationElla May Pierce was also known as May.
Married Name15 December 1919As of 15 December 1919,her married name was Giese.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1 May 1897Ella May Pierce was born on 1 May 1897.
Marriage15 December 1919She married Walter Arthur Giese, son of August George Giese and Emilia Fredricke Mellenthin, on 15 December 1919.
Death1 March 1976Ella May Pierce died on 1 March 1976 at age 78.

Child of Ella May Pierce and Walter Arthur Giese

Myrtle Schaefer

F, b. 26 August 1900, d. 28 June 1980
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name29 August 1920As of 29 August 1920,her married name was Giese.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth26 August 1900Myrtle Schaefer was born on 26 August 1900.
Marriage29 August 1920She married Harry Robert Giese, son of August George Giese and Emilia Fredricke Mellenthin, on 29 August 1920.
Death28 June 1980Myrtle Schaefer died on 28 June 1980 at age 79.

Asaph Zarske

M, b. 23 April 1896, d. 3 August 1978
Life EventDateDescription
Birth23 April 1896Asaph Zarske was born on 23 April 1896 at Wisconsin.
Marriagebefore 1920He married Loretta Ruth Giese, daughter of August George Giese and Emilia Fredricke Mellenthin, before 1920.
Death3 August 1978Asaph Zarske died on 3 August 1978 at Wisconsin at age 82.

John Moely

M, b. 1891, d. May 1970
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJohn Moely was also known as Moley.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1891John Moely was born in 1891.
Marriage1939He married Loretta Ruth Giese, daughter of August George Giese and Emilia Fredricke Mellenthin, in 1939.
DeathMay 1970John Moely died in May 1970.

Michael Eichinger

M, b. June 1844
Life EventDateDescription
BirthJune 1844Michael Eichinger was born in June 1844 at Germany.
Marriage27 December 1867He married Charlotte Giese, daughter of Johann Michael Giese and Eleanora Ziesmer, on 27 December 1867.

William Homuth

M, b. 24 January 1841, d. 12 June 1917
Father*Martin Hochmuth b. c 1810, d. a Jun 1880
Mother*Charlotte Tessmann b. c 1815, d. a Jun 1880
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationWilliam Homuth was also known as Hochmuth.
Name VariationWilliam Homuth was also known as Wilhelm.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth24 January 1841William Homuth was born on 24 January 1841 at Germany.
He was the son of Martin Hochmuth and Charlotte Tessmann.
Marriagecirca 1877William Homuth married Emilie A. Giese, daughter of Johann Michael Giese and Eleanora Ziesmer, circa 1877.
Death12 June 1917William Homuth died on 12 June 1917 at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin, at age 76.
Burial15 June 1917He was buried on 15 June 1917 at St John Lutheran Church, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocationDescription
June 1880Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinWilliam Homuth was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
1900Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
1 June 1905Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinHe is listed as brother on the census of 1 June 1905 in the household of Ernestine Hochmuth at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: 1446; Family History Film: 1255446; Page: 96D; Enumeration District: 251; .
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T623_1816; Page: 12A; Enumeration District: 142.

Amelia Radel

F, b. October 1860, d. after 1930
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAmelia Radel was also known as Millie.
Married Name15 March 1881As of 15 March 1881,her married name was Giese.
Life EventDateDescription
BirthOctober 1860Amelia Radel was born in October 1860 at Wisconsin.
Marriage15 March 1881She married Ferdinand Julius Giese, son of Johann Michael Giese and Eleanora Ziesmer, on 15 March 1881 at St. John's, Leland, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
Deathafter 1930Amelia Radel died after 1930.
Census DateLocationDescription
1900Elmira, Codington, South DakotaAmelia Radel was listed as wife in Ferdinand Julius Giese's household on the 1900 Census at Elmira, Codington, South Dakota.2
  • Amelia Radel had 6 with 6 living in 1900 children.

Children of Amelia Radel and Ferdinand Julius Giese

Citations

  1. [S386] Lutheran Church, Evangelical Lutheran Church Records 1875-1940.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Elmira, Codington, South Dakota; Roll: T623_1548; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 101.

George G. Jenkins

M, b. January 1861
Life EventDateDescription
BirthJanuary 1861George G. Jenkins was born in January 1861 at Ohio.
Marriagecirca 1890He married Bertha Amalie Friederike Giese, daughter of Johann Michael Giese and Eleanora Ziesmer, circa 1890.

George A. Giese

M, b. February 1882
Father*Ferdinand Julius Giese b. 3 Dec 1856, d. 1932
Mother*Amelia Radel b. Oct 1860, d. a 1930
Life EventDateDescription
BirthFebruary 1882George A. Giese was born in February 1882 at South Dakota.
He was the son of Ferdinand Julius Giese and Amelia Radel.
Census DateLocationDescription
1900Elmira, Codington, South DakotaGeorge A. Giese was listed as a son in Ferdinand Julius Giese's household on the 1900 Census at Elmira, Codington, South Dakota.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Elmira, Codington, South Dakota; Roll: T623_1548; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 101.

Emma F. Giese

F, b. November 1883
Father*Ferdinand Julius Giese b. 3 Dec 1856, d. 1932
Mother*Amelia Radel b. Oct 1860, d. a 1930
Life EventDateDescription
BirthNovember 1883Emma F. Giese was born in November 1883 at South Dakota.
She was the daughter of Ferdinand Julius Giese and Amelia Radel.
Census DateLocationDescription
1900Elmira, Codington, South DakotaEmma F. Giese was listed as a daughter in Ferdinand Julius Giese's household on the 1900 Census at Elmira, Codington, South Dakota.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Elmira, Codington, South Dakota; Roll: T623_1548; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 101.

Walter J. Giese

M, b. April 1885
Father*Ferdinand Julius Giese b. 3 Dec 1856, d. 1932
Mother*Amelia Radel b. Oct 1860, d. a 1930
Life EventDateDescription
BirthApril 1885Walter J. Giese was born in April 1885 at South Dakota.
He was the son of Ferdinand Julius Giese and Amelia Radel.
Census DateLocationDescription
1900Elmira, Codington, South DakotaWalter J. Giese was listed as a son in Ferdinand Julius Giese's household on the 1900 Census at Elmira, Codington, South Dakota.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Elmira, Codington, South Dakota; Roll: T623_1548; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 101.

Hellina L. Giese

F, b. February 1887
Father*Ferdinand Julius Giese b. 3 Dec 1856, d. 1932
Mother*Amelia Radel b. Oct 1860, d. a 1930
Life EventDateDescription
BirthFebruary 1887Hellina L. Giese was born in February 1887 at South Dakota.
She was the daughter of Ferdinand Julius Giese and Amelia Radel.
Census DateLocationDescription
1900Elmira, Codington, South DakotaHellina L. Giese was listed as a daughter in Ferdinand Julius Giese's household on the 1900 Census at Elmira, Codington, South Dakota.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Elmira, Codington, South Dakota; Roll: T623_1548; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 101.

Ellen Giese

F, b. April 1892
Father*Ferdinand Julius Giese b. 3 Dec 1856, d. 1932
Mother*Amelia Radel b. Oct 1860, d. a 1930
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationEllen Giese was also known as Elan.
Life EventDateDescription
BirthApril 1892Ellen Giese was born in April 1892 at South Dakota.
She was the daughter of Ferdinand Julius Giese and Amelia Radel.
UNMARRIED1930As of 1930, Ellen Giese was never married.
Census DateLocationDescription
1900Elmira, Codington, South DakotaEllen Giese was listed as a daughter in Ferdinand Julius Giese's household on the 1900 Census at Elmira, Codington, South Dakota.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Elmira, Codington, South Dakota; Roll: T623_1548; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 101.

Raymond E. Giese

M, b. March 1894
Father*Ferdinand Julius Giese b. 3 Dec 1856, d. 1932
Mother*Amelia Radel b. Oct 1860, d. a 1930
Life EventDateDescription
BirthMarch 1894Raymond E. Giese was born in March 1894 at South Dakota.
He was the son of Ferdinand Julius Giese and Amelia Radel.
Census DateLocationDescription
1900Elmira, Codington, South DakotaRaymond E. Giese was listed as a son in Ferdinand Julius Giese's household on the 1900 Census at Elmira, Codington, South Dakota.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Elmira, Codington, South Dakota; Roll: T623_1548; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 101.

Frank Albert Carl Gehrke

M, b. 18 February 1885, d. 19 December 1942
Father*(?) Gehrke d. b 1905
Mother*Henrietta Kannenberg b. 23 Mar 1842, d. 31 Dec 1920
Life EventDateDescription
Birth18 February 1885Frank Albert Carl Gehrke was born on 18 February 1885 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of (?) Gehrke and Henrietta Kannenberg.
Marriagecirca 1914Frank Albert Carl Gehrke married Wilhelmina A. Spohnholz, daughter of Ernst John David Spohnholz and Albertina Giese, circa 1914.
Death19 December 1942Frank Albert Carl Gehrke died on 19 December 1942 at age 57 Frank Gehrke obituary.
Madison Wisconsin State Journal December 21, 1942 - Frank Gehrke obituary
The Capital Times (Madison, Wisconsin) 15 Dec 1942 - Frank Gehrke, 59, seriously injured when struck by a car driven by Raymond W Ederer
Burialafter 19 December 1942He was buried after 19 December 1942 at Saint Peters Lutheran Church Cemetery, Loganville, Sauk, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocationDescription
1 June 1905Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinFrank Albert Carl Gehrke appeared on the census of 1 June 1905 in the household of Henrietta Kannenberg at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin; listed as Ichrke.
14 May 1910Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinFrank Albert Carl Gehrke was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
8 January 1920Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin, living next door to Fred Niemann.2
14 April 1930Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.3
26 April 1940Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.4

Children of Frank Albert Carl Gehrke and Wilhelmina A. Spohnholz

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1736; Page: 13A; Enumeration District: 0115; ; FHL microfilm: 1375749.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_2015; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 164; Image: 75.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: 2609; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 13; Image: 114.0; FHL microfilm: 2342343.
  4. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4523; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 56-14.

John A. Hofer

M, b. 1873
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1873John A. Hofer was born in 1873 at Honey Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.
Marriagecirca 1903He married Wilhelmina A. Spohnholz, daughter of Ernst John David Spohnholz and Albertina Giese, circa 1903.
Census DateLocationDescription
18 April 1910Sauk, Sauk, WisconsinJohn A. Hofer was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Sauk, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Children of John A. Hofer and Wilhelmina A. Spohnholz

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Sauk, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1736; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 0157; Image: 1098; FHL Number: 1375749.

Albertine Amanda Hofer

F, b. 2 December 1906, d. before February 2011
Father*John A. Hofer b. 1873
Mother*Wilhelmina A. Spohnholz b. 12 May 1880, d. Oct 1942
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAlbertine Amanda Hofer was also known as Amanda Albertine.
Name VariationAlbertine Amanda Hofer was also known as Mandy.
Married Namecirca 1923As of circa 1923,her married name was Martin.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth2 December 1906Albertine Amanda Hofer was born on 2 December 1906 at Sauk, Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of John A. Hofer and Wilhelmina A. Spohnholz.
Marriagecirca 1923Albertine Amanda Hofer married William Martin circa 1923.
Deathbefore February 2011Albertine Amanda Hofer died before February 2011.
Census DateLocationDescription
18 April 1910Sauk, Sauk, WisconsinAlbertine Amanda Hofer was listed as a daughter in John A. Hofer's household on the 1910 Census at Sauk, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
8 January 1920Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinAlbertine Amanda Hofer was listed as a step-daughter in Frank Albert Carl Gehrke's household on the 1920 Census at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin; living next door to Fred Niemann.2
14 April 1930Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinAlbertine Amanda Hofer was listed as wife in William Martin's household on the 1930 Census at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.3
23 April 1940Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinAlbertine Amanda Hofer was listed as wife in William Martin's household on the 1940 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.4
  • Edward Hofer & his sister Albertine Amanda Mandy Hofer were foster children of Frank Ninedorf & his wife Minnie Gehrke-Ninedorf from 1910-1940.

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Sauk, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1736; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 0157; Image: 1098; FHL Number: 1375749.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_2015; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 164; Image: 75.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: 2609; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 13; Image: 114.0; FHL microfilm: 2342343.
  4. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4523; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 56-32B.

Ida Gehrke

F, b. 2 May 1915, d. 25 May 1987
Father*Frank Albert Carl Gehrke b. 18 Feb 1885, d. 19 Dec 1942
Mother*Wilhelmina A. Spohnholz b. 12 May 1880, d. Oct 1942
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name9 October 1948As of 9 October 1948,her married name was Schulenburg.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth2 May 1915Ida Gehrke was born on 2 May 1915 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Frank Albert Carl Gehrke and Wilhelmina A. Spohnholz.
Marriage9 October 1948Ida Gehrke married Norbert Reinhold Albert Schulenburg, son of Herman H. Schulenburg and Louise Schrank, on 9 October 1948.
Death25 May 1987Ida Gehrke died on 25 May 1987 at Sauk, Wisconsin, at age 72 Ida (Gehrke) Schulenburg obituary.
Madison Wisconsin State Journal May 26, 1987 - Ida (Gehrke) Schulenburg obituary
Burialafter 25 May 1987She was buried after 25 May 1987 at Saint Peters Lutheran Church Cemetery, Loganville, Sauk, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocationDescription
8 January 1920Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinIda Gehrke was listed as a daughter in Frank Albert Carl Gehrke's household on the 1920 Census at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin; living next door to Fred Niemann.1
14 April 1930Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinIda Gehrke was listed as a daughter in Frank Albert Carl Gehrke's household on the 1930 Census at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
26 April 1940Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinIda Gehrke was listed as a daughter in Frank Albert Carl Gehrke's household on the 1940 Census at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.3

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_2015; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 164; Image: 75.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: 2609; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 13; Image: 114.0; FHL microfilm: 2342343.
  3. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4523; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 56-14.

Elsie I. Gehrke

F, b. 11 July 1917, d. 4 February 2011
Father*Frank Albert Carl Gehrke b. 18 Feb 1885, d. 19 Dec 1942
Mother*Wilhelmina A. Spohnholz b. 12 May 1880, d. Oct 1942
Elsie Gehrke 1936 senior portrait Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name13 May 1942As of 13 May 1942,her married name was Young.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth11 July 1917Elsie I. Gehrke was born on 11 July 1917 at Sauk, Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Frank Albert Carl Gehrke and Wilhelmina A. Spohnholz.
Marriage13 May 1942Elsie I. Gehrke married Everett Young on 13 May 1942.
Death4 February 2011Elsie I. Gehrke died on 4 February 2011 at age 93 Elsie (Gehrke) Young, age 93, of Little Chute, formerly of Reedsburg, died on Friday, February 4, 2011 at American Grand Assisted Living in Kaukauna. She was born on July 11, 1917 in the Township of Franklin, Sauk County, the daughter of Frank and Minnie (Spohnholtz) Gehrke. Elsie was a graduate of Reedsburg High School and the Sauk County Normal School. She was then a teacher in Sauk County. On May 13, 1942 she was married to Everett Young. She worked at Kroger's for twenty years and then in the dietary department at the Reedsburg Memorial Hospital for ten years until her retirement. Elsie was a faithful member of St. John Lutheran Church in Reedsburg and later at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church in Appleton. She enjoyed embroidery, baking, reading and was an avid Wisconsin Badgers and Green Bay Packers fan. Elsie's life was wrapped around her family. She attended sporting events, recitals, concerts, awards ceremonies and numerous family gatherings. Survivors include two children: Beverly (Bob) Church, of Little Chute and LeRoy (Jan) Young, of West Bend; six grandchildren: Becky (Jeff) Brandt of Minneapolis; Barb (Craig) Frenette, of Chippewa Falls; Kyle (Ross) Zautner, of West Bend; Lee (Tanya) Young, of Appleton; David and Bradley Young, of West Bend; ten great grandchildren: Ryan and Jenna Brandt; Kaylee, Isaac, Addison, Austin and Matthew Frenette; Madeline and Laura Zautner; and Lacey Young; sisters and brothers-in-law: Marlene Gehrke, of Reedsburg; Mary Leonard, of DeForest; Ellen Young, of Plain; Clarence (Teresa) Young, of Plain and Victor (Sharon) Young, of Pewaukee; a special nephew: Marvin (Ardis) Martin, of Salem, Oregon; a special niece: Dorothy (Hofer) Johnson, of Bradenton, Florida and numerous other nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Everett, on April 5, 1994; her parents; her brothers: Eddie (Edna) Hofer and Ervin Gehrke; her sisters: Ida (Norbert) Schulenburg and Amanda (Willie) Martin; and in-laws: Rev. Anthony Young; Valeria (Jim) Jefferson and Robert Young. Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 A.M. on Wednesday, February 9, 2011 at St. John Ev. Lutheran Church in Reedsburg with Pastor David Glesne officiating. Interment will be in St. John's Cemetery. There will be a visitation from 9:30 A.M. until the time of the service on Wednesday at the church. The Hoof Funeral Home in Reedsburg is serving the family.
Census DateLocationDescription
8 January 1920Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinElsie I. Gehrke was listed as a daughter in Frank Albert Carl Gehrke's household on the 1920 Census at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin; living next door to Fred Niemann.1
14 April 1930Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinElsie I. Gehrke was listed as a daughter in Frank Albert Carl Gehrke's household on the 1930 Census at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
  • Elsie I. Gehrke graduated in 1936 at Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_2015; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 164; Image: 75.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: 2609; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 13; Image: 114.0; FHL microfilm: 2342343.

Ervin Gehrke

M, b. 10 October 1918, d. August 1983
Father*Frank Albert Carl Gehrke b. 18 Feb 1885, d. 19 Dec 1942
Mother*Wilhelmina A. Spohnholz b. 12 May 1880, d. Oct 1942
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageErvin Gehrke married Marlene D. Schulte, daughter of Friedrich August Wilhelm Schulte and Maria Louise Neuman.
Birth10 October 1918Ervin Gehrke was born on 10 October 1918 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Frank Albert Carl Gehrke and Wilhelmina A. Spohnholz.
DeathAugust 1983Ervin Gehrke died in August 1983 at age 64.
Census DateLocationDescription
8 January 1920Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinErvin Gehrke was listed as a son in Frank Albert Carl Gehrke's household on the 1920 Census at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin; living next door to Fred Niemann.1
14 April 1930Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinErvin Gehrke was listed as a son in Frank Albert Carl Gehrke's household on the 1930 Census at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
26 April 1940Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinErvin Gehrke was listed as a son in Frank Albert Carl Gehrke's household on the 1940 Census at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.3

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_2015; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 164; Image: 75.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: 2609; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 13; Image: 114.0; FHL microfilm: 2342343.
  3. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4523; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 56-14.

Everett Young

M, b. 20 September 1920, d. 5 April 1994
Life EventDateDescription
Birth20 September 1920Everett Young was born on 20 September 1920.
Marriage13 May 1942He married Elsie I. Gehrke, daughter of Frank Albert Carl Gehrke and Wilhelmina A. Spohnholz, on 13 May 1942.
Death5 April 1994Everett Young died on 5 April 1994 at age 73.

William Martin

M, b. circa 1899
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationWilliam Martin was also known as Willie.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1899William Martin was born circa 1899 at Wisconsin.
Marriagecirca 1923He married Albertine Amanda Hofer, daughter of John A. Hofer and Wilhelmina A. Spohnholz, circa 1923.
Census DateLocationDescription
14 April 1930Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinWilliam Martin was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
23 April 1940Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.2

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: 2609; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 13; Image: 114.0; FHL microfilm: 2342343.
  2. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4523; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 56-32B.

Ella Katherine Klipstein

F, b. 19 December 1888, d. 3 February 1981
Father*Fredrick Ludwig Klipstein b. 6 Jul 1849, d. 17 Apr 1891
Mother*Hulda Louisa Petzke b. Mar 1855, d. a 1900
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationElla Katherine Klipstein was also known as Ellen.
Married Name22 September 1910As of 22 September 1910,her married name was Klotz.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth19 December 1888Ella Katherine Klipstein was born on 19 December 1888 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Fredrick Ludwig Klipstein and Hulda Louisa Petzke.
Marriage22 September 1910Ella Katherine Klipstein married George Martin Klotz Jr., son of George Martin Zellhoefer and Verena Luetscher, on 22 September 1910.
Death3 February 1981Ella Katherine Klipstein died on 3 February 1981 at age 92.
Census DateLocationDescription
1900Honey Creek, Sauk, WisconsinElla Katherine Klipstein was listed as a daughter in Hulda Louisa Petzke's household on the 1900 Census at Honey Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Children of Ella Katherine Klipstein and George Martin Klotz Jr.

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Honey Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T623_1816; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 137.

George Martin Klotz Jr.

M, b. 6 January 1887, d. 28 July 1955
Father*George Martin Zellhoefer b. 9 Sep 1858, d. 13 Jan 1944
Mother*Verena Luetscher b. 25 Aug 1860, d. 19 Apr 1920
Life EventDateDescription
Birth6 January 1887George Martin Klotz Jr. was born on 6 January 1887 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of George Martin Zellhoefer and Verena Luetscher.
Marriage22 September 1910George Martin Klotz Jr. married Ella Katherine Klipstein, daughter of Fredrick Ludwig Klipstein and Hulda Louisa Petzke, on 22 September 1910.
Death28 July 1955George Martin Klotz Jr. died on 28 July 1955 at Wisconsin at age 68.

Children of George Martin Klotz Jr. and Ella Katherine Klipstein