Elaine Louise Ackerman

F, b. 23 December 1933, d. 23 August 2004
Father*Emerson Ackerman
Mother*Freda Thomas
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name20 April 1965As of 20 April 1965,her married name was Richards.
  • Elaine Louise Ackerman was born on 23 December 1933 at Dubuque, Iowa.
  • She was the daughter of Emerson Ackerman and Freda Thomas.
  • Elaine Louise Ackerman married Leroy Leonard Richards, son of Richard Richards and Sylvia B. Reed, on 20 April 1965.
  • Elaine Louise Ackerman died on 23 August 2004 at Grant, Wisconsin, at age 70 Elaine L. Richards, age 70, of Cassville, died Monday, Aug. 23, 2004, at her home. She was born Dec. 23, 1933, in Dubuque, Iowa, the daughter of Emerson and Freda (Thomas) Ackerman. On April 20, 1965, she married LeRoy Richards in Bagley. She enjoyed traveling, cooking, going to hear country bands, and dancing. Elaine dearly loved her grandchildren. She is survived by her husband, LeRoy Richards, Cassville; two children, Gina (Tom) Vondrum, Cassville, and Michael Richards, Sauk City; three grandchildren, Jesse Richards, Skyler Richards and Alison Vondrum; and two sisters-in-law, Shirley Rech, Lancaster, and Nancy (Kenneth) Jacobson, Potosi. She was preceded in death by her parents; her sister, Linda Berntgen; and two brothers in infancy. Funeral services will be held Friday, Aug. 27, 2004, at 10:30 a.m. at MARTIN PAGE FUNERAL HOME, Cassville, with Father John Norder officiating. Burial will be in Cassville Cemetery. Visitation will be held Thursday, Aug. 26, 2004 from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the funeral home, and one hour prior to the service Friday morning.

Shirley Ann Richards

F, b. 24 November 1937, d. 6 January 2010
Father*Richard Richards b. 10 May 1892, d. 20 Nov 1964
Mother*Sylvia B. Reed b. 3 Mar 1912, d. 4 Sep 1983
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Rech.
  • Shirley Ann Richards married Charles L. Rech.
  • Shirley Ann Richards was born on 24 November 1937 at Grant, Wisconsin, also reported as Nov 1938.
  • She was the daughter of Richard Richards and Sylvia B. Reed.
  • Shirley Ann Richards died on 6 January 2010 at Dane, Wisconsin, at age 72.

Emerson Ackerman

M

Children of Emerson Ackerman and Freda Thomas

Freda Thomas

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Ackerman.

Children of Freda Thomas and Emerson Ackerman

Charles L. Rech

M, b. 14 January 1932, d. 14 April 1999
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationCharles L. Rech was also known as Charlie.

Linda Ackerman

F, d. before August 2004
Father*Emerson Ackerman
Mother*Freda Thomas
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Berntgen.

(?) Berntgen

M

Kenneth Alvin Earl

M, b. 1924, d. 13 November 1973
Father*Harold Hezekiah Earl b. 28 Jun 1898, d. 26 Apr 1973
Mother*Stella Elizabeth Gerhardt b. 14 Dec 1905, d. 28 Dec 1968

Nancy Earl

F, b. 4 November 1933, d. 9 December 2008
Father*Harold Hezekiah Earl b. 28 Jun 1898, d. 26 Apr 1973
Mother*Stella Elizabeth Gerhardt b. 14 Dec 1905, d. 28 Dec 1968
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Kloster.

Per Ingar Kloster

M, b. 23 February 1931, d. 8 March 2004

Clarence Fullbright

M, b. 12 August 1902, d. 26 December 1968
Census DateLocation
10 April 1930Potosi, Grant, WisconsinClarence Fullbright was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.1

Child of Clarence Fullbright and Mary Elizabeth Gerhardt

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: 2574; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 49; Image: 719.0.

Lois Carrie Fullbright

F, b. 24 August 1925, d. 29 December 2006
Father*Clarence Fullbright b. 12 Aug 1902, d. 26 Dec 1968
Mother*Mary Elizabeth Gerhardt b. 27 Jul 1907, d. 12 Sep 1988
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLois Carrie Fullbright was also known as Lois E.
  • Lois Carrie Fullbright was born on 24 August 1925 at Grant, Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Clarence Fullbright and Mary Elizabeth Gerhardt.
  • Lois Carrie Fullbright died on 29 December 2006 at Grant, Wisconsin, at age 81.
Census DateLocation
10 April 1930Potosi, Grant, WisconsinLois Carrie Fullbright was listed as a daughter in Clarence Fullbright's household on the 1930 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: 2574; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 49; Image: 719.0.

Floyd E. Richardson

M, b. 29 August 1906, d. 11 June 1967
Census DateLocation
10 April 1930Potosi, Grant, WisconsinFloyd E. Richardson was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.1

Child of Floyd E. Richardson and Edna Josephine Gerhardt

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: 2574; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 49; Image: 720.0.

Edward Oren Richardson

M, b. 14 November 1927, d. 15 April 2000
Father*Floyd E. Richardson b. 29 Aug 1906, d. 11 Jun 1967
Mother*Edna Josephine Gerhardt b. 5 Nov 1904, d. Oct 1983
Census DateLocation
10 April 1930Potosi, Grant, WisconsinEdward Oren Richardson was listed as a son in Floyd E. Richardson's household on the 1930 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.1
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Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: 2574; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 49; Image: 720.0.

Flossie Richards

F, b. 13 July 1881, d. 4 August 1941
Father*Richard Richards b. Feb 1850, d. 11 Dec 1914
Mother*Luella Tindell b. Dec 1859, d. 1929
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationFlossie Richards was also known as Florence.
Married Name14 March 1898As of 14 March 1898,her married name was Nicholson.
  • Flossie Richards was born on 13 July 1881 at Wisconsin also reported as July 1880.
  • She was the daughter of Richard Richards and Luella Tindell.
  • Flossie Richards married Henry Thomas Nicholson, son of Wesley Nicholson and Harriet Vanamburg, on 14 March 1898 at Grant, Wisconsin.
  • Flossie Richards died on 4 August 1941 at age 60 Funeral services for Mrs. Richard (actually Henry) Nicholson 60, lifelong resident who died Monday, were to be held today at the Haudemhiel funeral home here, the Rev. Arlie H. Krussell, pastor of the First Methodist Church, officiating. Burial was to be in the local cemetery. Mrs. Nicholson is survived by her husband; two daughters, Mrs. Lella Burrows and Mrs. Stella Reisen, Platteville; three sons, Gerald, Janesville; Addison and Kenneth, Platteville; two sisters, Mrs. Cora Hennebaum, Potosi; Mrs. Mary Gerhardt, Lancaster; two brothers, Dick Richard, Potosi; William Richard, Platteville, and 11 grandchildren.
Census DateLocation
21 June 1900Clayton, Crawford, WisconsinFlossie Richards was listed as wife in Henry Thomas Nicholson's household on the 1900 Census at Clayton, Crawford, Wisconsin.1

Children of Flossie Richards and Henry Thomas Nicholson

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Clayton, Crawford, Wisconsin; Roll: T623_1782; Page: 15B; Enumeration District: 11.

Henry Thomas Nicholson

M, b. 2 March 1873, d. 18 July 1953
Father*Wesley Nicholson b. c 1848
Mother*Harriet Vanamburg b. c 1851
Census DateLocation
June 1880Clayton, Crawford, WisconsinHenry Thomas Nicholson was listed as a son in Wesley Nicholson's household on the 1880 Census at Clayton, Crawford, Wisconsin.1
21 June 1900Clayton, Crawford, WisconsinHenry Thomas Nicholson was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Clayton, Crawford, Wisconsin.2

Children of Henry Thomas Nicholson and Flossie Richards

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Clayton, Crawford, Wisconsin; Roll: 1420; Family History Film: 1255420; Page: 23A; Enumeration District: 042; .
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Clayton, Crawford, Wisconsin; Roll: T623_1782; Page: 15B; Enumeration District: 11.

Lella Nicholson

F, b. 3 November 1903
Father*Henry Thomas Nicholson b. 2 Mar 1873, d. 18 Jul 1953
Mother*Flossie Richards b. 13 Jul 1881, d. 4 Aug 1941
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Burrows.

(?) Burrows

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Stella Nicholson

F, b. 20 September 1901
Father*Henry Thomas Nicholson b. 2 Mar 1873, d. 18 Jul 1953
Mother*Flossie Richards b. 13 Jul 1881, d. 4 Aug 1941
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Reisen.

(?) Reisen

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Gerald Nicholson

M, b. 30 December 1899
Father*Henry Thomas Nicholson b. 2 Mar 1873, d. 18 Jul 1953
Mother*Flossie Richards b. 13 Jul 1881, d. 4 Aug 1941
Census DateLocation
21 June 1900Clayton, Crawford, WisconsinGerald Nicholson was listed as a son in Henry Thomas Nicholson's household on the 1900 Census at Clayton, Crawford, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Clayton, Crawford, Wisconsin; Roll: T623_1782; Page: 15B; Enumeration District: 11.

Addison Nicholson

M, b. 17 March 1906
Father*Henry Thomas Nicholson b. 2 Mar 1873, d. 18 Jul 1953
Mother*Flossie Richards b. 13 Jul 1881, d. 4 Aug 1941

Kenneth Nicholson

M, b. 2 December 1912
Father*Henry Thomas Nicholson b. 2 Mar 1873, d. 18 Jul 1953
Mother*Flossie Richards b. 13 Jul 1881, d. 4 Aug 1941

Wesley Nicholson

M, b. circa 1848
  • Wesley Nicholson was born circa 1848 at Indiana.
  • He married Harriet Vanamburg on 12 September 1867 at Crawford, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocation
June 1880Clayton, Crawford, WisconsinWesley Nicholson was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Clayton, Crawford, Wisconsin.1

Children of Wesley Nicholson and Harriet Vanamburg

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Clayton, Crawford, Wisconsin; Roll: 1420; Family History Film: 1255420; Page: 23A; Enumeration District: 042; .

Edward Delos Nicholson

M, b. 14 May 1868, d. 18 September 1942
Father*Wesley Nicholson b. c 1848
Mother*Harriet Vanamburg b. c 1851
  • Edward Delos Nicholson was born on 14 May 1868 at Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Wesley Nicholson and Harriet Vanamburg.
  • Edward Delos Nicholson married Alice E. Torey in 1889.
  • Edward Delos Nicholson and Alice E. Torey were divorced before 1910.
  • Edward Delos Nicholson died on 18 September 1942 at Wisconsin at age 74.
Census DateLocation
June 1880Clayton, Crawford, WisconsinEdward Delos Nicholson was listed as a son in Wesley Nicholson's household on the 1880 Census at Clayton, Crawford, Wisconsin.1
1910Charles Ward 4, Floyd, IowaEdward Delos Nicholson was listed as a brother in Irvin Charles Nicholson's household on the 1910 Census at Charles Ward 4, Floyd, Iowa.2

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Clayton, Crawford, Wisconsin; Roll: 1420; Family History Film: 1255420; Page: 23A; Enumeration District: 042; .
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Charles Ward 4, Floyd, Iowa; Roll: T624_402; Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 0106; Image: 1275; FHL Number: 1374415.

Alice E. Torey

F, b. circa 1873
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1889As of 1889,her married name was Nicholson.

Harriet Vanamburg

F, b. circa 1851
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name12 September 1867As of 12 September 1867,her married name was Nicholson.
  • Harriet Vanamburg was born circa 1851 at Indiana.
  • She married Wesley Nicholson on 12 September 1867 at Crawford, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocation
June 1880Clayton, Crawford, WisconsinHarriet Vanamburg was listed as wife in Wesley Nicholson's household on the 1880 Census at Clayton, Crawford, Wisconsin.1

Children of Harriet Vanamburg and Wesley Nicholson

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Clayton, Crawford, Wisconsin; Roll: 1420; Family History Film: 1255420; Page: 23A; Enumeration District: 042; .

William Nicholson

M, b. 20 December 1876, d. 13 December 1896
Father*Wesley Nicholson b. c 1848
Mother*Harriet Vanamburg b. c 1851
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationWilliam Nicholson was also known as Arthur Williamson.
  • William Nicholson was born on 20 December 1876 at Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Wesley Nicholson and Harriet Vanamburg.
  • William Nicholson died on 13 December 1896 at Wisconsin at age 19.
Census DateLocation
June 1880Clayton, Crawford, WisconsinWilliam Nicholson was listed as a son in Wesley Nicholson's household on the 1880 Census at Clayton, Crawford, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Clayton, Crawford, Wisconsin; Roll: 1420; Family History Film: 1255420; Page: 23A; Enumeration District: 042; .

John Wesley Nicholson

M, b. 3 January 1879, d. 14 July 1959
Father*Wesley Nicholson b. c 1848
Mother*Harriet Vanamburg b. c 1851
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJohn Wesley Nicholson was also known as Wesley.
Census DateLocation
June 1880Clayton, Crawford, WisconsinJohn Wesley Nicholson was listed as a son in Wesley Nicholson's household on the 1880 Census at Clayton, Crawford, Wisconsin.1
21 June 1900Clayton, Crawford, WisconsinJohn Wesley Nicholson was listed as a brother in Henry Thomas Nicholson's household on the 1900 Census at Clayton, Crawford, Wisconsin.2

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Clayton, Crawford, Wisconsin; Roll: 1420; Family History Film: 1255420; Page: 23A; Enumeration District: 042; .
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Clayton, Crawford, Wisconsin; Roll: T623_1782; Page: 15B; Enumeration District: 11.

Wilbert Robert Reed

M, b. 12 March 1925, d. 24 January 2002
  • Wilbert Robert Reed was born on 12 March 1925 at Grant, Wisconsin.
  • He died on 24 January 2002 at Dubuque, Iowa, at age 76 Wilbert R. "Stub" Reed, 76, of Lancaster, died Thursday, Jan. 24, 2002, at Mercy Medical Center-Dubuque. Services will be at noon Saturday at Martin Page Funeral Home, Lancaster, with the Rev. Lynn Church officiating. Burial will be in Hillside Cemetery, Lancaster, where military rites will be accorded. Friends may call after 9 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Mr. Reed farmed for many years, also working at the Potosi Brewery, Finney Wehrenberg Implement of Lancaster, and Ioco Oil of Potosi. He also worked at John Deere and Co., retiring on July 31, 1985. He was born on March 12, 1925, in Waterloo Township, son of Anthony and Clara (Sparks) Reed. ….