Ruhama Cory

F, b. 1768
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationRuhama Cory was also known as Rheuhameya.
Married NameHer married name was DeCamp.
  • Ruhama Cory married Silas DeCamp.
  • Ruhama Cory was born in 1768.

Child of Ruhama Cory and Silas DeCamp

Carl Schellenberger

M, b. 1885, d. 1944
  • Carl Schellenberger was born in 1885.
  • He married Hildegard Finger in December 1916 Hildegarde Finger and Carl Schellenberger marriage announcement.
    La Crosse Tribune December 15, 1916 - Hildegarde Finger and Carl Schellenberger marriage announcement
  • Carl Schellenberger died in 1944.

Children of Carl Schellenberger and Hildegard Finger

Hildegard Finger

F, b. 1896, d. 1985
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameDecember 1916As of December 1916,her married name was Schellenberger.
  • Hildegard Finger was born in 1896.
  • She married Carl Schellenberger in December 1916 Hildegarde Finger and Carl Schellenberger marriage announcement.
    La Crosse Tribune December 15, 1916 - Hildegarde Finger and Carl Schellenberger marriage announcement
  • Hildegard Finger died in 1985.

Children of Hildegard Finger and Carl Schellenberger

Ray Schellenberger

M, b. 10 July 1918, d. 24 May 1999
Father*Carl Schellenberger b. 1885, d. 1944
Mother*Hildegard Finger b. 1896, d. 1985

Nels Peter Nelson

M, b. 20 February 1880, d. 31 December 1970
  • Nels Peter Nelson married Leona May Bodendein.
  • Nels Peter Nelson was born on 20 February 1880.
  • He died on 31 December 1970 at age 90.

Children of Nels Peter Nelson and Leona May Bodendein

Leona May Bodendein

F, b. 8 February 1889, d. 23 August 1970
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Nelson.
  • Leona May Bodendein married Nels Peter Nelson.
  • Leona May Bodendein was born on 8 February 1889.
  • She died on 23 August 1970 at age 81.

Children of Leona May Bodendein and Nels Peter Nelson

Audrey Marie Nelson

F, b. 20 January 1915, d. 13 December 2016
Audrey Nelson Gasser 1915-2016
Father*Nels Peter Nelson b. 20 Feb 1880, d. 31 Dec 1970
Mother*Leona May Bodendein b. 8 Feb 1889, d. 23 Aug 1970
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name15 June 1936As of 15 June 1936,her married name was Gasser.
  • Audrey Marie Nelson was born on 20 January 1915.
  • She was the daughter of Nels Peter Nelson and Leona May Bodendein.
  • Audrey Marie Nelson married Harold Gasser on 15 June 1936.
  • Audrey Marie Nelson died on 13 December 2016 at Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin, at age 101 Audrey Marie Gasser, age 101, formerly of Reedsburg, daughter of Nels Peter Nelson and Leona May (Bodendein) Nelson, passed away on Tuesday, December 13, 2016 in Wisconsin Rapids where she had resided for the past five years. Audrey was born in Lime Ridge on January 20, 1915. She was married to Harold Gasser on June 15, 1936. They lived on a farm in Lime Ridge until moving to Reedsburg in 1963. Audrey graduated from Lime Ridge High School and the Sauk County Teachers College. She received a Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education from Platteville University and a Master of Science degree in Curriculum and Instruction from the University of Wisconsin in Madison. She taught in area schools for 36 years, the last 26 years in the Reedsburg School District. She retired as principal of South School in 1982 and later volunteered at Sacred Heart School for several years. Audrey enjoyed fishing, reading, crocheting and visiting family and friends. Survivors include her son: Paul (Janet) Gasser, of Janesville; her daughter: Mary (David) Boyles, of Wisconsin Rapids; five grandchildren: Kristin Gasser, Steve (Katrina) Gasser, Angela (John) Tolfa, Tom (Sheila) Boyles and Theresa Cashman; twelve great grandchildren; one great-great grandchild; her sister-in-law: Darlene (Don) Nelson, of Glenwood City; many nieces and nephews; other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Harold, in 1978; her parents; three brothers: Amos, in World War II, Don and Roland Nelson; her sister: Bernadene (Ken) Courtier; sisters-in-law: Helen Nelson and Agnes (Maynard) Brandt and two brothers-in-law: Cyril and George Gasser. A Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted at 11:00 A.M. on Monday, December 19, 2016 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Reedsburg. Interment will be in Calvary Cemetery at Ironton. There will be a visitation after 9:00 A.M. until the time of the service on Monday at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials to Sacred Heart Catholic Church or School would be appreciated. The Hoof Funeral Home is serving the family.

Harold Gasser

M, b. 18 February 1915, d. 13 February 1978

Judith D. Nelson

F, b. 1939, d. 28 March 1964
Father*Roland C. Nelson b. 4 Jul 1913, d. 6 Aug 2007
Mother*Helen Anna Elisabeth Schrank b. 24 May 1914, d. 1 Mar 2014

Charles Nelson

M, d. 4 January 1992
Father*Roland C. Nelson b. 4 Jul 1913, d. 6 Aug 2007
Mother*Helen Anna Elisabeth Schrank b. 24 May 1914, d. 1 Mar 2014

Amos Nelson

M, d. before August 2007
Father*Nels Peter Nelson b. 20 Feb 1880, d. 31 Dec 1970
Mother*Leona May Bodendein b. 8 Feb 1889, d. 23 Aug 1970

Donald Nelson

M, d. before August 2007
Father*Nels Peter Nelson b. 20 Feb 1880, d. 31 Dec 1970
Mother*Leona May Bodendein b. 8 Feb 1889, d. 23 Aug 1970

Bernadine Nelson

F, b. 23 April 1911, d. 15 January 1972
Father*Nels Peter Nelson b. 20 Feb 1880, d. 31 Dec 1970
Mother*Leona May Bodendein b. 8 Feb 1889, d. 23 Aug 1970
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Courtier.

Christian D. Gruber

M, b. July 1881
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationChristian D. Gruber was also known as Chris D.

Children of Christian D. Gruber and Katherine M. Stelter

Katherine M. Stelter

F, b. 1883, d. 1980
Mrs Chris Gruber (Katherine Stelter) - Sept 1950
Mrs Christ D Gruber (Katherine Stelter) - Jan 1953
Father*Henry Stelter b. 24 Aug 1851, d. 11 Nov 1935
Mother*Margaret Riechers b. 5 May 1861, d. 21 Nov 1954
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name29 March 1905As of 29 March 1905,her married name was Gruber.
     Katherine M. Stelter had 2 with 2 living in 1910 children. In September 1950 5 Generations - 89 year old Margaret Stelter and family, including Mrs Chris Gruber (Katherine).
Madison Wisconsin State Journal September 26, 1950 - 5 Generations - 89 year old Margaret Stelter and family, including Mrs Chris Gruber (Katherine)
In January 1953 5 Generations - 91 year old Margaret Stelter and family, including Mrs Christ D Gruber (Katherine).
Madison Wisconsin State Journal January 2, 1953 - 5 Generations - 91 year old Margaret Stelter and family, including Mrs Christ D Gruber (Katherine)

Children of Katherine M. Stelter and Christian D. Gruber

Ivan Harold Gruber

M, b. 31 July 1906, d. 28 April 1976
Father*Christian D. Gruber b. Jul 1881
Mother*Katherine M. Stelter b. 1883, d. 1980
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationIvan Harold Gruber was also known as Harold Ivan.
  • Ivan Harold Gruber was born on 31 July 1906 at Prairie Du Sac, Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Christian D. Gruber and Katherine M. Stelter.
  • Ivan Harold Gruber died on 28 April 1976 at Milwaukee, Wisconsin, at age 69.

Dorothea Marie Gruber

F, b. 16 May 1913, d. 4 August 2009
Dorothea (Gruber) Steckelberg 2009
Mrs Herbert Steckelberg (Dorothy Gruber) - Jan 1953
Father*Christian D. Gruber b. Jul 1881
Mother*Katherine M. Stelter b. 1883, d. 1980
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationDorothea Marie Gruber was also known as Dorothy.
Name VariationDorothea Marie Gruber was also known as Dorothea.
Married Name5 August 1930As of 5 August 1930,her married name was Steckelberg.
     In January 1953 5 Generations - 91 year old Margaret Stelter and family, including Mrs Christ D Gruber (Katherine), Mrs Stanley Wittmere (Margaret Gruber Schrank) and Mrs Herbert Steckelberg (Dorothy Gruber).
Madison Wisconsin State Journal January 2, 1953 - 5 Generations - 91 year old Margaret Stelter and family, including Mrs Christ D Gruber (Katherine)

Lloyd J. Gruber

M, b. 9 August 1914, d. 6 September 1986
Father*Christian D. Gruber b. Jul 1881
Mother*Katherine M. Stelter b. 1883, d. 1980
  • Lloyd J. Gruber was born on 9 August 1914 at Prairie du Sac, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Christian D. Gruber and Katherine M. Stelter.
  • Lloyd J. Gruber married Lucinda M. Raschien on 18 February 1939.
  • Lloyd J. Gruber died on 6 September 1986 at Madison, Dane, Wisconsin, at age 72 Lloyd J Gruber obituary.
    Madison Wisconsin State Journal September 8, 1986 - Lloyd J Gruber obituary

Minnie Swanson

F, b. February 1882
Father*Noah Swanson b. 27 Sep 1857, d. 23 Sep 1931
Mother*Nellie Johnson b. 2 Feb 1860, d. 22 Jun 1952
Census DateLocation
9 June 1900Spink, Union, South DakotaMinnie Swanson was listed as a daughter in Noah Swanson's household on the 1900 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Spink, Union, South Dakota; Roll: T623_ 1555; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 340.

Julia Swanson

F, b. December 1884
Father*Noah Swanson b. 27 Sep 1857, d. 23 Sep 1931
Mother*Nellie Johnson b. 2 Feb 1860, d. 22 Jun 1952
Census DateLocation
9 June 1900Spink, Union, South DakotaJulia Swanson was listed as a daughter in Noah Swanson's household on the 1900 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Spink, Union, South Dakota; Roll: T623_ 1555; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 340.

Esther Swanson

F, b. February 1887
Father*Noah Swanson b. 27 Sep 1857, d. 23 Sep 1931
Mother*Nellie Johnson b. 2 Feb 1860, d. 22 Jun 1952
Census DateLocation
9 June 1900Spink, Union, South DakotaEsther Swanson was listed as a daughter in Noah Swanson's household on the 1900 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Spink, Union, South Dakota; Roll: T623_ 1555; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 340.

Walter B. Swanson

M, b. 26 May 1889, d. 19 October 1911
Father*Noah Swanson b. 27 Sep 1857, d. 23 Sep 1931
Mother*Nellie Johnson b. 2 Feb 1860, d. 22 Jun 1952
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationWalter B. Swanson was also known as Walder.
  • Walter B. Swanson was born on 26 May 1889 at Iowa.
  • He was the son of Noah Swanson and Nellie Johnson.
  • Walter B. Swanson died on 19 October 1911 at age 22.
  • He died after 19 October 1911 at Brule Creek Cemetery, Spink, Union, South Dakota.
    Walter B Swanson tombstone - Brule Creek Cemetery, SD
Census DateLocation
9 June 1900Spink, Union, South DakotaWalter B. Swanson was listed as a son in Noah Swanson's household on the 1900 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Spink, Union, South Dakota; Roll: T623_ 1555; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 340.

Manning Swanson

M, b. 5 December 1891
Father*Noah Swanson b. 27 Sep 1857, d. 23 Sep 1931
Mother*Nellie Johnson b. 2 Feb 1860, d. 22 Jun 1952
Census DateLocation
9 June 1900Spink, Union, South DakotaManning Swanson was listed as a son in Noah Swanson's household on the 1900 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Spink, Union, South Dakota; Roll: T623_ 1555; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 340.

Lars C. Braastad

M, b. circa 1847, d. after 1920
  • Lars C. Braastad was born circa 1847 at Norway.
  • He married Sophia (?) circa 1870.
  • Lars C. Braastad died after 1920.

Child of Lars C. Braastad and Sophia (?)

Sophia (?)

F, b. circa 1846, d. after 1920
Mrs Lars (Sophia) Braastad
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1870As of circa 1870,her married name was Braastad.
  • Sophia (?) was born circa 1846 at Norway.
  • She married Lars C. Braastad circa 1870.
  • Sophia (?) died after 1920.
     In 1894 at Elk Point, South Dakota, In 1894 Mrs. John Larson organized the Brule Creek "Kvindeforening" to promote the cause of missions in the church. The following ladies became charter members: Mrs. Lars Larson, Mrs. Iver Quam, Mrs. Gust Satter, Mrs. Elling Dale, Brite Oie, Mrs. John Larson, Mrs. Andrew Helseth, Mrs. Lars Braastad, Mrs. Emil Pederson, Mrs. Anders Anderson, Mrs. Abraham Olson and Mrs. Knute Paulson.1 Sophia (?) had 4 with 4 living in 1910 children.

Child of Sophia (?) and Lars C. Braastad

Citations

  1. [S393] Brule Creek Lutheran Church, 100th Anniversary of Brule Creek Lutheran Church, pages 13-14.

(?) Offerdahl

M

Children of (?) Offerdahl

Edward Offerdahl

M, b. circa 1877
Father*(?) Offerdahl
  • Edward Offerdahl was born circa 1877 at Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of (?) Offerdahl.
  • As of 1920, Edward Offerdahl was never married.

Lawrence A. Offerdahl

M, b. 15 September 1915, d. February 1987
Father*Rudolph Offerdahl b. 12 Oct 1893
Mother*Lillian Davis b. c 1897
  • Lawrence A. Offerdahl was born on 15 September 1915 at South Dakota.
  • He was the son of Rudolph Offerdahl and Lillian Davis.
  • Lawrence A. Offerdahl died in February 1987 at age 71.

Merle Ludvick Offerdahl

M, b. circa 1919
Father*Rudolph Offerdahl b. 12 Oct 1893
Mother*Lillian Davis b. c 1897

Louis J. Offerdahl

M, b. March 1846, d. after 1900
  • Louis J. Offerdahl was born in March 1846 at Norway.
  • He married unknown (?) before 1875.
  • Louis J. Offerdahl died after 1900.
     Louis J. Offerdahl immigrated in 1866.

Children of Louis J. Offerdahl and unknown (?)