Irvin James Brown

M, b. 1 July 1900, d. 15 October 1950
     Irvin James Brown was born on 1 July 1900 at Jenkinsville, Lafayette, Wisconsin. He was the son of Charles Mathew Brown and Caroline Mable Thomas. Irvin James Brown married Blanche Maxine McClain, daughter of Henry McClain and Hattie Mae Withrow, on 21 June 1922 at Wisconsin. Irvin James Brown died on 15 October 1950 at Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin, at age 50.
     Irvin James Brown was also known as David. Irvin James Brown was also known as James Irvin. Irvin James Brown was also known as Irving. On 12 September 1918 at World War I Draft Registration, Grant, Wisconsin. He was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.1
Father*Charles Mathew Brown b. 1 Nov 1873, d. 30 Jun 1943
Mother*Caroline Mable Thomas b. 14 Jun 1877, d. 19 Jul 1967

Children of Irvin James Brown and Blanche Maxine McClain

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED37. Dwelling 111.

Earnest W. Gunkel

M, b. 9 May 1897, d. December 1972
     Earnest W. Gunkel was born on 9 May 1897 at Edwardsville, Illinois. He was the son of Henry Gunkel and Mary F. Veareck. Earnest W. Gunkel married Mabel I. McClain, daughter of Henry McClain and Hattie Mae Withrow, on 25 July 1928 at Dubuque, Iowa. Earnest W. Gunkel died in December 1972 at age 75. He was buried in December 1972 at Greenwood Cemetery, Grant, Wisconsin.
     Earnest W. Gunkel was also known as Ernest. Earnest W. Gunkel was also known as Ernie W. He obtained US Social Security Card at Missouri; last residence Sterling, Whiteside, Illinois. He was listed as a son in Henry Gunkel's household on the 1900 Census at Hamel, Madison, Illinois.1 Earnest W. Gunkel was listed as a son in Henry Gunkel's household on the 1910 Census at Collinsville Ward 5, Madison, Illinois.2 On 5 June 1918 at Madison, Illinois, World War I Draft Registration.
Gunkel, Ernie W - World War I Draft Registration Card
Earnest W. Gunkel was listed as a son in Henry Gunkel's household on the 1920 Census at Collinsville Ward 5, Madison, Illinois.3 Earnest W. Gunkel was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Collinsville, Madison, Illinois.4
Father*Henry Gunkel b. Dec 1851, d. a Jan 1920
Mother*Mary F. Veareck b. Nov 1856, d. a Jan 1920

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED52. Dwelling 37.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Collinsville Ward 5, Madison, Illinois; Roll: T624_310; Page: 13A; Enumeration District: 0035; Image: 230; FHL Number: 1374323.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED46. Dwelling 508.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED60-21. Dwelling 27-30.

Henry Godfrey Kreiser

M, b. December 1855, d. January 1940
     Henry Godfrey Kreiser was born in December 1855 at Wisconsin. He was the son of Christian Jacob Kreiser and Margaret Schambauch. Henry Godfrey Kreiser married Mary Catherine Ames, daughter of Jacob Ames and Mary Ward, on 26 October 1879 at Grant, Wisconsin.1 Henry Godfrey Kreiser died in January 1940 at age 84 Henry Kreiser obituary.
Dubuque Telegraph Herald January 29, 1940 - Henry Kreiser obituary

     He was listed in Christian Jacob Kreiser's household on the 1860 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin; living next door to Godfrey Krizer (Kreiser).2 Henry Godfrey Kreiser was listed in Christian Jacob Kreiser's household on the 1870 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.3 Henry Godfrey Kreiser was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.4 He was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.5 He appeared on the census of 1 June 1905 at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin. He was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin; living next door to Andrew Ames.6 He was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.7 He was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.8 In September 1930 at Potosi, Grant, Wisconisn, Henry Krieser (Kreiser) family reunion.
Dubuque Telegraph Herald And Times Journal September 16, 1930 - Henry Krieser (Kreiser) family reunion
Father*Christian Jacob Kreiser b. May 1834, d. a Apr 1910
Mother*Margaret Schambauch b. May 1832, d. b 1910

Children of Henry Godfrey Kreiser and Mary Catherine Ames

Citations

  1. [S5] Wisconsin, Wisconsin Marriages, 1835-1900.
  2. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 406.
  3. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 29. Dwelling 209.
  4. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1427. Sheet 279D. Dwelling 73. Page 8. ED120.
  5. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED51. Dwelling 96.
  6. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED43. Dwelling 212.
  7. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED123. Dwelling 100.
  8. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED22-49. Dwelling 55.

Mary Catherine Ames

F, b. January 1856, d. December 1936
     Mary Catherine Ames was born in January 1856 at Wisconsin. She was the daughter of Jacob Ames and Mary Ward. Mary Catherine Ames married Henry Godfrey Kreiser, son of Christian Jacob Kreiser and Margaret Schambauch, on 26 October 1879 at Grant, Wisconsin.1 Mary Catherine Ames died in December 1936 at age 80 Mrs Henry Kreiser (Mary Ames), 80, obituary.
Dubuque Telegraph Herald December 31, 1936 - Mrs Henry Kreiser (Mary Ames), 80, obituary

     She was listed in Jacob Ames's household on the 1870 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.2 As of 26 October 1879,her married name was Kreiser. Mary Catherine Ames was listed as wife in Henry Godfrey Kreiser's household on the 1880 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.3 Mary Catherine Ames had 7 with 6 living in 1900 children. She was listed as wife in Henry Godfrey Kreiser's household on the 1900 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.4 Mary Catherine Ames is listed as wife on the census of 1 June 1905 in the household of Henry Godfrey Kreiser at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin. Mary Catherine Ames had 7 with 6 living in 1910 children. She was listed as wife in Henry Godfrey Kreiser's household on the 1910 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin; living next door to Andrew Ames.5 Mary Catherine Ames was listed as wife in Henry Godfrey Kreiser's household on the 1920 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.6 Mary Catherine Ames was listed as wife in Henry Godfrey Kreiser's household on the 1930 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.7 In September 1930 at Potosi, Grant, Wisconisn, Henry Krieser (Kreiser) family reunion.
Dubuque Telegraph Herald And Times Journal September 16, 1930 - Henry Krieser (Kreiser) family reunion
Father*Jacob Ames b. 1827, d. b 1900
Mother*Mary Ward b. Apr 1836, d. a 1900

Children of Mary Catherine Ames and Henry Godfrey Kreiser

Citations

  1. [S5] Wisconsin, Wisconsin Marriages, 1835-1900.
  2. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 27. Dwelling 198.
  3. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1427. Sheet 279D. Dwelling 73. Page 8. ED120.
  4. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED51. Dwelling 96.
  5. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED43. Dwelling 212.
  6. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED123. Dwelling 100.
  7. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED22-49. Dwelling 55.

Virgil A. McClain

M, b. 12 February 1920, d. 13 September 1937
     Virgil A. McClain was born on 12 February 1920 at Wisconsin. He was the son of Charles LeRoy McClain and Mary May Kreiser. Virgil A. McClain died on 13 September 1937 at Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa, at age 17 Virgil McClain obituary; also reported as 1938.
Dubuque Telegraph Herald September 14, 1937 - Virgil McClain obituary
He was buried after 13 September 1937 at Saint Andrews Cemetery, Tennyson, Grant, Wisconsin, Virgil McClain funeral.
Dubuque Telegraph Herald September 15, 1937 - Virgil McClain funeral

     He is listed as son on the census of 1 January 1925 in the household of Charles LeRoy McClain at Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa. Virgil A. McClain was listed as a son in Charles LeRoy McClain's household on the 1930 Census at Julien, Dubuque, Iowa; living at 2005 Washington Street.1
Father*Charles LeRoy McClain b. 26 Aug 1884, d. 7 Feb 1953
Mother*Mary May Kreiser b. 31 Aug 1884, d. 3 Jul 1962

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED31-33. Dwelling 431.

Dorothy Gladys McClain

F, b. 18 November 1921, d. 27 March 2005
     Dorothy Gladys McClain was born on 18 November 1921 at Wisconsin. She was the daughter of Charles LeRoy McClain and Mary May Kreiser. Dorothy Gladys McClain married George Joseph Winders Sr. on 30 August 1941 at Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa. Dorothy Gladys McClain married George Henry Chappell Jr., son of George Henry Chappell Sr. and Stella D. Jaecklin, on 20 June 1953 at Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa. Dorothy Gladys McClain died on 27 March 2005 at Grant, Wisconsin, at age 83 Dorothy Chappell, 83, of Boscobel, passed away on Saturday, March 26, 2005, at home. Services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Boscobel, with the Rev. Robert Butz officiating. Burial will be in Mount Calvary Cemetery, Dubuque. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Kendall Funeral Home, Boscobel, where there will be a rosary at 7:30 p.m. She was born on Nov. 18 1921, in Fairplay, daughter of Charles and Mary (Kreiser) McClain. She married George Winders Sr. on Aug. 30 1941, in Dubuque; he preceded her in death on Nov. 14, 1951. She then married George "Chip" Chappell Jr. on June 20, 1953, in Dubuque; he … (from Telegraph Herald - Dubuque, Iowa). She was buried after 27 March 2005 at Mount Calvary Cemetery, Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa.
     She obtained US Social Security Card at Iowa; last residence Boscobel, Grant, Wisconsin. She is listed as daughter on the census of 1 January 1925 in the household of Charles LeRoy McClain at Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa. Dorothy Gladys McClain was listed as a daughter in Charles LeRoy McClain's household on the 1930 Census at Julien, Dubuque, Iowa; living at 2005 Washington Street.1 Dorothy Gladys McClain was listed as a daughter in Charles LeRoy McClain's household on the 1940 Census at Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa.2 As of 30 August 1941,her married name was Winders. As of 20 June 1953,her married name was Chappell.
Father*Charles LeRoy McClain b. 26 Aug 1884, d. 7 Feb 1953
Mother*Mary May Kreiser b. 31 Aug 1884, d. 3 Jul 1962

Children of Dorothy Gladys McClain and George Joseph Winders Sr.

Children of Dorothy Gladys McClain and George Henry Chappell Jr.

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED31-33. Dwelling 431.
  2. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa; Roll: T627_1158; Page: 64A; Enumeration District: 31-33A.

Frank Schalk

M, b. 17 February 1855, d. 3 April 1926
     Frank Schalk was born on 17 February 1855 at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin. He was the son of Michael Schalk and Agnes Longmeier. Frank Schalk married Madgdalene Mary Stuer, daughter of Johann Theodore Stuer and Anna Holl, on 22 May 1877 at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin, also reported as 23 May 1877.1 Frank Schalk died on 3 April 1926 at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin, at age 71.
Frank Schalk death certificate
He was buried on 5 April 1926 at St. Andrews Church, Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.
     Frank Schalk was also known as Franz. He was listed in Michael Schalk's household on the 1860 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.2 Frank Schalk was listed in Michael Schalk's household on the 1870 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin; living next door to Theodore Stuer.3 Frank Schalk was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin; living next door to Theodore Stuer.4 He was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.5 He appeared on the census of 1 June 1905 at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin, living next door to son-in-law Joseph Schrader.6 He was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.7 He was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.8
Father*Michael Schalk b. c 1812, d. a Jun 1870
Mother*Agnes Longmeier b. c 1814, d. a Jun 1870

Children of Frank Schalk and Madgdalene Mary Stuer

Citations

  1. [S5] Wisconsin, Wisconsin Marriages, 1835-1900.
  2. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Pages 25-26. Dwelling 205.
  3. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 18. Dwelling 118.
  4. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED124. Page 24. NA Film Number T9-1427. Stamp 352D.
  5. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED51. Dwelling 180.
  6. [S364] Wisconsin State Census Wisconsin State Censuses, 1895 and 1905, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 19.
  7. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED43. Roll: 1711 Part: 1 Page: 246B. Dwelling 165.
  8. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED123. Dwelling 121.
  9. [S187] Grant WI Birth Records Birth Records, by Wisconsin, V2-2975.
  10. [S187] Grant WI Birth Records Birth Records, by Wisconsin, V2-0659.
  11. [S187] Grant WI Birth Records Birth Records, by Wisconsin, V2-1375.

Madgdalene Mary Stuer

F, b. 31 December 1858, d. 26 May 1942
     Madgdalene Mary Stuer was born on 31 December 1858 at Wisconsin also reported as Jan 1960. She was the daughter of Johann Theodore Stuer and Anna Holl. Madgdalene Mary Stuer married Frank Schalk, son of Michael Schalk and Agnes Longmeier, on 22 May 1877 at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin, also reported as 23 May 1877.1 Madgdalene Mary Stuer died on 26 May 1942 at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin, at age 83 also reported as 26 Mar 1942; Lena (Stuer) Schalk, 84, obituary.
Madison Capital Times May 28, 1942 - Lena (Stuer) Schalk, 84, obituary
She was buried on 28 May 1942 at Tennyson, Wisconsin.
     Madgdalene Mary Stuer was also known as Helena. Madgdalene Mary Stuer was also known as Mary Magdaline. Madgdalene Mary Stuer was also known as Lena M. She was listed in Johann Theodore Stuer's household on the 1860 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.2 Madgdalene Mary Stuer was listed in Johann Theodore Stuer's household on the 1870 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin; living next door to Frank Schalk.3 As of 22 May 1877,her married name was Schalk. Madgdalene Mary Stuer was listed as wife in Frank Schalk's household on the 1880 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin; living next door to Theodore Stuer.4 Madgdalene Mary Stuer was listed as wife in Frank Schalk's household on the 1910 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.5 Madgdalene Mary Stuer appeared on the census of 1 June 1905 in the household of Frank Schalk at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin; living next door to son-in-law Joseph Schrader.6 Madgdalene Mary Stuer had 12 with 12 living in 1910 children. She was listed as wife in Frank Schalk's household on the 1910 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.7 Madgdalene Mary Stuer was listed as wife in Frank Schalk's household on the 1920 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.8 Madgdalene Mary Stuer was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin; includes Lena's grandson Frank, age 10 months.9
Father*Johann Theodore Stuer b. c 1824, d. a 1880
Mother*Anna Holl b. c 1821, d. a 1880

Children of Madgdalene Mary Stuer and Frank Schalk

Citations

  1. [S5] Wisconsin, Wisconsin Marriages, 1835-1900.
  2. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 68. Dwelling 537.
  3. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 18. Dwelling 119.
  4. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED124. Page 24. NA Film Number T9-1427. Stamp 352D.
  5. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED51. Dwelling 180.
  6. [S364] Wisconsin State Census Wisconsin State Censuses, 1895 and 1905, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 19.
  7. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED43. Roll: 1711 Part: 1 Page: 246B. Dwelling 165.
  8. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED123. Dwelling 121.
  9. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED22-49. Dwelling 30.
  10. [S187] Grant WI Birth Records Birth Records, by Wisconsin, V2-2975.
  11. [S187] Grant WI Birth Records Birth Records, by Wisconsin, V2-0659.
  12. [S187] Grant WI Birth Records Birth Records, by Wisconsin, V2-1375.

Maria Caroline Schalk

F, b. 2 June 1878, d. 2 January 1946
     Maria Caroline Schalk was born on 2 June 1878 at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin, also reported as Aug 1878.1 She was the daughter of Frank Schalk and Madgdalene Mary Stuer. Maria Caroline Schalk married Joseph J. Schraeder, son of (?) Schroeder and Margaret Suer, before 1903. Maria Caroline Schalk died on 2 January 1946 at Dubuque, Iowa, at age 67 Funeral services for Mrs Caroline Schroeder 67 Dubuque la former Potosi vicinity resident who died Wednesday in a Dubuque hospital were held Saturday (Madison Wisconsin State Journal - January 8, 1946).
Dubuque Telegraph Herald January 3, 1946 - Mrs. Carrie(Schalk) Schroeder obituary

     Maria Caroline Schalk was also known as Carrie. Maria Caroline Schalk was also known as Catharina. Maria Caroline Schalk was also known as Maria Carrie. Maria Caroline Schalk was also known as Caroline L. She was listed as a daughter in Frank Schalk's household on the 1880 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin; living next door to Theodore Stuer.2 Maria Caroline Schalk was listed as a daughter in Frank Schalk's household on the 1900 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.3 As of before 1903,her married name was Schroeder. As of before 1903,her married name was Schrader. As of before 1903,her married name was Schraeder. Maria Caroline Schalk appeared on the census of 1 June 1905 in the household of Joseph J. Schraeder at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin; living next door to father-in-law Frank Schalk. Maria Caroline Schalk was listed as wife in Joseph J. Schraeder's household on the 1920 Census at Dubuque Ward 1, Dubuque, Iowa.4 Maria Caroline Schalk appeared on the census of 1 January 1925 in the household of Joseph J. Schraeder at Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa.
Father*Frank Schalk b. 17 Feb 1855, d. 3 Apr 1926
Mother*Madgdalene Mary Stuer b. 31 Dec 1858, d. 26 May 1942

Children of Maria Caroline Schalk and Joseph J. Schraeder

Citations

  1. [S187] Grant WI Birth Records Birth Records, by Wisconsin, V1-0416.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED124. Page 24. NA Film Number T9-1427. Stamp 352D.
  3. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED51. Dwelling 180.
  4. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Dubuque Ward 1, Dubuque, Iowa; Roll: T625_488; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 123; Image: 44.

Arnold Francis Rupp

M, b. 10 December 1921, d. 16 June 1944
Private Arnold F Rupp 1944
     Arnold Francis Rupp was born on 10 December 1921 at Dubuque, Iowa, also reported as 10 Dec 1922. He was the son of George Henry Rupp and Etta Lillian McPherson. Arnold Francis Rupp died on 16 June 1944 at killed in action, Normandy, France, at age 22 WW II
ID: 37652201
Branch of Service: U.S. Army
Hometown: Dubuque County, IA
Status: KIA Normandy
Unit 501 Parachute Infantry Regiment (HQ Company,3 Bn)
Rank Private
Date of death 6th June 1944.
Dubuque Telegraph Herald July 9, 1944 - Private Arnold F Rupp dies in France
He was buried after 16 June 1944 at Mt. Zion Cemetery, Cornelia, Grant, Wisconsin.
Arnold Rupp tombstone

     Arnold Francis Rupp was also known as A. F. He appeared on the census of 1925 in the household of George Henry Rupp at Dubuque Precinct 9, Dubuque, Iowa; living next door to Matthew and Wilhelmina (Walter or Walker) Fuss. Arnold Francis Rupp was listed as a son in George Henry Rupp's household on the 1930 Census at Julien, Dubuque, Iowa.1 Arnold Francis Rupp was listed as a nephew in Archie J. Rupp's household on the 1940 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin; living next door to Henry J. Richards (Richard).2 On 23 December 1942 at U.S. World War II Army Enlistment, Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa, Name: Arnold F Rupp
Birth Year: 1921
Race: White, Citizen (White)
Nativity State or Country: Iowa
State of Residence: Iowa
County or City: Dubuque
Enlistment Date: 23 Dec 1942
Enlistment State: Iowa
Enlistment City: Camp Dodge Herrold
Branch: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA
Branch Code: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA
Grade: Private
Grade Code: Private
Term of Enlistment: Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law
Component: Selectees (Enlisted Men)
Source: Civil Life
Education: 4 years of high school
Civil Occupation: Unskilled machine shop and related occupations, n.e.c.
Marital Status: Single, without dependents
Height: 71
Weight: 156.
Father*George Henry Rupp b. 13 Aug 1889, d. 27 Jul 1971
Mother*Etta Lillian McPherson b. 7 Apr 1895, d. 19 May 1979

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED31-22. Dwelling 472.
  2. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED22-37. Dwelling 147. Sheet 8b.

Betty Jane Rupp

F, b. 15 February 1925, d. 11 September 2004
     Betty Jane Rupp married Andy P. Swartz Jr. Betty Jane Rupp was born on 15 February 1925 at Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa. She was the daughter of George Henry Rupp and Etta Lillian McPherson. Betty Jane Rupp died on 11 September 2004 at age 79. She was buried after 11 November 2004 at Mount Calvary Cemetery, Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa.
     Her married name was Swartz. She appeared on the census of 1925 in the household of George Henry Rupp at Dubuque Precinct 9, Dubuque, Iowa; living next door to Matthew and Wilhelmina (Walter or Walker) Fuss. Betty Jane Rupp was listed as a daughter in George Henry Rupp's household on the 1930 Census at Julien, Dubuque, Iowa.1 Betty Jane Rupp was listed as a daughter (actually step-daughter) in John A. Frankland's household on the 1940 Census at Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia.2
Father*George Henry Rupp b. 13 Aug 1889, d. 27 Jul 1971
Mother*Etta Lillian McPherson b. 7 Apr 1895, d. 19 May 1979

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED31-22. Dwelling 472.
  2. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia; Roll: T627_557; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 1-146.

Ralph E. Rupp

M, b. 8 June 1927, d. 24 March 2014
     Ralph E. Rupp was born on 8 June 1927 at Iowa. He was the son of George Henry Rupp and Etta Lillian McPherson. Ralph E. Rupp died on 24 March 2014 at age 86 Ralph E. Rupp, 86, of Denver. Husband of Cecelia Rupp. Father of Carla Scofield, Ralph (Diane) Rupp II, Mark Rupp, Laura Tousignant, Daniel (Ida) Rupp, Aaron Rupp, Jennifer Pfleiger, and Alison Rupp. Brother of Glendora Fleichman and Donna King. Also survived by nineteen grandchildren and eleven great-grandchildren. Rosary Tuesday April 1st, 7:00 PM., with Funeral Mass Wednesday April 2nd, 11:30 AM., both at the Archdiocese of Denver Mortuary. Interment, Ft. Logan National Cemetery, Staging Area "C".
     He was listed as a son in George Henry Rupp's household on the 1930 Census at Julien, Dubuque, Iowa.1 Ralph E. Rupp was listed as a son (actually step-son) in John A. Frankland's household on the 1940 Census at Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia.2
Father*George Henry Rupp b. 13 Aug 1889, d. 27 Jul 1971
Mother*Etta Lillian McPherson b. 7 Apr 1895, d. 19 May 1979

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED31-22. Dwelling 472.
  2. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia; Roll: T627_557; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 1-146.

Ned A. Plowman

M, b. 23 December 1926, d. 18 April 1990
     Ned A. Plowman was born on 23 December 1926 at Michigan. He was the son of Archibald A. Plowman and Manila M. Bumgardner. Ned A. Plowman married Jean Lorraine Denny, daughter of Otto Fredrick Denny and Juanita Elizabeth Dorothy Friede, on 10 September 1955 at St. Phillip Neri (Rectory), Empire, Leelanau, Michigan, Mr. and Mrs. Maurice Coppens attended the Ned Plowman-Jean Denny wedding in Glen Arbor Saturday. Mr. Plowman is Mrs. Coppens' nephew. The Coppens were Sunday guests of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Manning of Empire.
Jean Denny - Ned Plowman marriage announcement Traverse City Record-Eagle (Traverse City, MI)
Jean Lorraine Denny - Ned A Plowman engagement announcement 16 Aug 1955 Traverse City Record-Eagle (Traverse City, MI)
Ned A. Plowman died on 18 April 1990 at Traverse City, Grand Traverse, Michigan, at age 63. He was buried after 18 April 1990 at RoseHill Cemetery, Empire, Leelanau, Michigan, sgt us army WWII.
     He obtained US Social Security Card at Michigan; last residence not specified. He was listed as a son in Archibald A. Plowman's household on the 1930 Census at Glen Arbor, Leelanau, Michigan.1
Father*Archibald A. Plowman b. 3 Nov 1892, d. Dec 1968
Mother*Manila M. Bumgardner b. 1898, d. 1967

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED7. Dwelling 52.

Michael David Shapiro

M, b. 5 May 1984, d. 25 January 2011
     Michael David Shapiro was born on 5 May 1984. He died on 25 January 2011 at age 26.

William John Ruetter

M, b. 4 October 1929, d. 6 January 1979
     William John Ruetter was born on 4 October 1929. He was the son of Hubert Josef Ruetten and Mary M. (?). William John Ruetter died on 6 January 1979 at age 49.
     William John Ruetter was also known as Ruetten. He obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence Sun Prairie, Dane, Wisconsin.
Father*Hubert Josef Ruetten b. 2 Sep 1893
Mother*Mary M. (?) b. c 1895

August Albert Baumbach

M, b. 26 July 1897, d. 15 June 1956
     August Albert Baumbach was born on 26 July 1897 at Wisconsin. He was the son of William Baumbach and Bertha Maria Dorothea Schamens. August Albert Baumbach married Emma L. Friede, daughter of Henry Jurgen Friede and Emma E. Goldmund, circa 1918. August Albert Baumbach died on 15 June 1956 at age 58. He was buried after 15 June 1956 at Roselawn Memorial Park, Monona (Madison), Dane, Wisconsin.
     Service in Army Inf Co G, 28th Inf; enlisted: 06 Feb 1917; honorably discharged: 18 Feb 1919; rank: PFC; received purple heart and silver star. He was listed as a son in William Baumbach's household on the 1900 Census at Wells, Monroe, Wisconsin.1 August Albert Baumbach appeared on the census of 1 June 1905 in the household of William Baumbach at Wells, Monroe, Wisconsin. August Albert Baumbach was listed as a son in William Baumbach's household on the 1910 Census at Leon, Monroe, Wisconsin.2 August Albert Baumbach was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.3 He was a repair machinist in 1930. He was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Madison, Dane, Wisconsin; living at 1333 Milton Street.4 He was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census at Madison, Dane, Wisconsin.5
Father*William Baumbach b. Jul 1861, d. 1929
Mother*Bertha Maria Dorothea Schamens b. Aug 1869, d. 1942

Child of August Albert Baumbach and Emma L. Friede

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED93. Dwelling 208.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED133. Dwelling 124.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED175. Dwelling 171.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED13-48. Dwelling 38.
  5. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Madison, Dane, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4469; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 13-45.

Harold A. Baumbach

M, b. 26 February 1922, d. 1 March 1992
     Harold A. Baumbach was born on 26 February 1922 at Wisconsin. He was the son of August Albert Baumbach and Emma L. Friede. Harold A. Baumbach died on 1 March 1992 at age 70.
     He obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence Atlantic, Cass, Iowa. He was listed as a son in August Albert Baumbach's household on the 1930 Census at Madison, Dane, Wisconsin; living at 1333 Milton Street.1 Harold A. Baumbach was listed as a son in August Albert Baumbach's household on the 1940 Census at Madison, Dane, Wisconsin.2
Father*August Albert Baumbach b. 26 Jul 1897, d. 15 Jun 1956
Mother*Emma L. Friede b. 4 Dec 1895, d. 27 Nov 1965

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED13-48. Dwelling 38.
  2. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Madison, Dane, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4469; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 13-45.

Frieda E. Mathis

F, b. 17 June 1906, d. July 1979
     Frieda E. Mathis was born on 17 June 1906 at Wisconsin. She was the daughter of Frederick Mathis and Elizabeth Kuehni. Frieda E. Mathis married Reinhold Henry Herman Friede, son of Henry Jurgen Friede and Emma E. Goldmund, before 1926. Frieda E. Mathis died in July 1979 at age 73.
     Frieda E. Mathis was also known as Freda. She obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence Madison, Dane, Wisconsin. She was listed as a daughter in Frederick Mathis's household on the 1910 Census at Fitchburg, Dane, Wisconsin.1 Frieda E. Mathis was listed as a daughter in Frederick Mathis's household on the 1920 Census at Fitchburg, Dane, Wisconsin.2 As of before 1926,her married name was Friede. Frieda E. Mathis was listed as wife in Reinhold Henry Herman Friede's household on the 1930 Census at Madison, Dane, Wisconsin.3 Frieda E. Mathis was listed as wife in Reinhold Henry Herman Friede's household on the 1940 Census at Madison, Dane, Wisconsin.4
Father*Frederick Mathis b. c 1882, d. b 1930
Mother*Elizabeth Kuehni b. 1883, d. 1962

Children of Frieda E. Mathis and Reinhold Henry Herman Friede

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED52. Dwelling 53.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED36. Dwelling 163.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED13-52. Dwelling 605.
  4. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Madison, Dane, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4470; Page: 12B; Enumeration District: 13-68.

Kenneth A. Friede

M, b. 10 June 1929, d. 28 November 2008
     Kenneth A. Friede married Dorothy (?). Kenneth A. Friede was born on 10 June 1929 at Wisconsin. He was the son of Reinhold Henry Herman Friede and Frieda E. Mathis. Kenneth A. Friede died on 28 November 2008 at age 79 Friede, Kenneth A. "Ken" - TOWN OF BURKE - Known as a great guy; a man of few words; who was blessed with many friends and a loving family, Ken Friede passed through the gates of heaven on Friday, Nov. 28, 2008, after a brief illness. He is in the company of his parents, Reinhold and Frieda Friede; his wife, Dorothy; sons, Jim and Paul; brothers, Bob and Richard Friede; and his beloved German shepherds. Ken retired from Madison Crushing and was a member of 139 Operating Engineers for 45 years. He was an avid fisherman and card player. Ken is survived by his children, Deborah (Terry) Wilcox, Eugene (Philana) Friede, Connie Friede, Kenneth "Skip" Friede Jr., Mark Friede (Sheri), Kelly Friede (Ed), and Kimberly (Jamie) Tjugum; sister, Beverly Ninedorf; brother, Jerry Friede; and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held at GUNDERSON EAST FUNERAL HOME, 5203 Monona Drive, at 2 p.m, on Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2008. Visitation will be at the funeral home from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m., on Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2008. Burial will be at Highland Memory Gardens.
Gunderson East Funeral and Cremation Centers 5203 Monona Drive (608) 221-5420 www.gundersonfh.com.
     Kenneth A. Friede was also known as Ken. He was listed as a son in Reinhold Henry Herman Friede's household on the 1930 Census at Madison, Dane, Wisconsin.1 Kenneth A. Friede was listed as a son in Reinhold Henry Herman Friede's household on the 1940 Census at Madison, Dane, Wisconsin.2 Kenneth A. Friede lived in November 2008 at 4785 Homberg Ln, Madison, Dane, Wisconsin.
Father*Reinhold Henry Herman Friede b. 12 Feb 1902, d. Jul 1964
Mother*Frieda E. Mathis b. 17 Jun 1906, d. Jul 1979

Children of Kenneth A. Friede and Dorothy (?)

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED13-52. Dwelling 605.
  2. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Madison, Dane, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4470; Page: 12B; Enumeration District: 13-68.

Robert Friede

M, b. 2 September 1926, d. December 1975
     Robert Friede was born on 2 September 1926 at Wisconsin. He was the son of Reinhold Henry Herman Friede and Frieda E. Mathis. Robert Friede died in December 1975 at age 49.
     Robert Friede was also known as Bobby. He obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence not specified. He was listed as a son in Reinhold Henry Herman Friede's household on the 1930 Census at Madison, Dane, Wisconsin.1 Robert Friede was listed as a son in Reinhold Henry Herman Friede's household on the 1940 Census at Madison, Dane, Wisconsin.2
Father*Reinhold Henry Herman Friede b. 12 Feb 1902, d. Jul 1964
Mother*Frieda E. Mathis b. 17 Jun 1906, d. Jul 1979

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED13-52. Dwelling 605.
  2. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Madison, Dane, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4470; Page: 12B; Enumeration District: 13-68.

Hulda Meyer

F, b. 3 October 1892, d. 31 May 1986
     Hulda Meyer was born on 3 October 1892 at Wisconsin. She was the daughter of Henry A. Meyer and Dorothea Pien. Hulda Meyer married Henry Albert Friede, son of Henry Jurgen Friede and Emma E. Goldmund, on 2 June 1920 at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin. Hulda Meyer and Henry Albert Friede were divorced before 1940. Hulda Meyer died on 31 May 1986 at Eau Claire, Wisconsin, at age 93. She was buried in June 1986 at St. Peter's Lutheran Cemetery, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
     She obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence Eau Claire, Eau Claire, Wisconsin. She was listed as a daughter in Henry A. Meyer's household on the 1900 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.2 Hulda Meyer was listed as a daughter in Henry A. Meyer's household on the 1910 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.3 Hulda Meyer was listed as a daughter in Dorothea Pien's household on the 1920 Census at Reedburg Ward 2, Sauk, Wisconsin.4 As of 2 June 1920,her married name was Friede. Hulda Meyer was listed as wife in Henry Albert Friede's household on the 1930 Census at Ridgeland, Dunn, Wisconsin.5 Hulda Meyer was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census at Eau Claire, Eau Claire, Wisconsin.6
Father*Henry A. Meyer b. 1 Oct 1859, d. 30 Jun 1916
Mother*Dorothea Pien b. 9 Feb 1868, d. 8 Sep 1948

Child of Hulda Meyer and Henry Albert Friede

Citations

  1. [S214] Wisconsin Sauk Co Cemetery Records Vol 9, page 136.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED143. Dwelling 14.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED125. Dwelling 99.
  4. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED175. Dwelling 97.
  5. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED17-24. Dwelling 23.
  6. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ar: 1940; Census Place: Eau Claire, Eau Claire, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4477; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 18-8A.

Orlen Henry Emil Friede

M, b. 2 February 1921, d. 15 December 1998
     Orlen Henry Emil Friede was born on 2 February 1921 at Wisconsin. He was the son of Henry Albert Friede and Hulda Meyer. Orlen Henry Emil Friede married Norma E. Kummer, daughter of Wilbert Kummer and Marion U. Crawford, on 11 August 1946 at Eau Caire, Eau Caire, Wisconsin. Orlen Henry Emil Friede died on 15 December 1998 at age 77 EAU CLAIRE LEADER TELEGRAM, Dec 26, 1998 Orten H; Friede,77, of Town of Hallie died Thursday, Dec. 24,1998,at Luther Hospital. He was born Feb. 2, 1921, to Henry and. Hulda (Meyer) Friede in Reedsburg; Wis. Orlen graduated from Eau Claire Senior High School with the Class of 1938. He entered the U.S. Coast Guard in 1942, served during World War II, and was honorably discharged as Boatswain Mate 2nd Class on Sept. 25, 1945. On August 11 1946, he married Norma Kummer Smuhl in Eau Claire. Orlen was a structural draftsman at Phoenix Steel Inc. for 31 years, until, retiring in 1983 He was a member of Epiphany Lutheran Church and Hallie Golf Course. Survivors include two sons, Leonard of Port Washington,Wis., and Gary of Eau Claire: a daughter, Karol Ann (Larry) Scoles of Brooklyn Center, Minn; two grandchildren, Kristina and Jeffrey Scoles; two brothers, Eldon (Donna) of Blair. and William (Iris) of Vadnais Heights, Minn.: and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife, Norma and a grandson, Tim. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Epiphany Lutheran Church;
with Pastor Brent L. Parrish officiating.
Burial will he in Prairie View Cemetery in the Town of Hallie. Friends may call from I0 a.m. until the time of service Monday at the church. Lenmark-Gomsrud Funeral Home is serving the family.
     He obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence Eau Claire, Eau Claire, Wisconsin. He was listed as a son in Henry Albert Friede's household on the 1930 Census at Ridgeland, Dunn, Wisconsin.1 Orlen Henry Emil Friede was listed as a son in Hulda Meyer's household on the 1940 Census at Eau Claire, Eau Claire, Wisconsin.2
Father*Henry Albert Friede b. 1 Aug 1894, d. 12 Nov 1978
Mother*Hulda Meyer b. 3 Oct 1892, d. 31 May 1986

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED17-24. Dwelling 23.
  2. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ar: 1940; Census Place: Eau Claire, Eau Claire, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4477; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 18-8A.

Harry John Mortensen

M, b. 22 August 1932, d. 27 June 2002
     Harry John Mortensen was born on 22 August 1932. He died on 27 June 2002 at age 69.

Earl H. Bruhn

M, b. 8 February 1928, d. 28 May 1983
     Earl H. Bruhn was born on 8 February 1928 at Wisconsin. He was the son of Charles J. Bruhn and Lucy D. (?). Earl H. Bruhn married Maxine Marie Hrabovsky, daughter of Joseph Hrabovsky and Frieda Anna Elsie Mathilde Schuette, on 20 April 1954 at by a Justice of the Peace, Madison, Dane, Wisconsin. Earl H. Bruhn died on 28 May 1983 at age 55.
     He obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin. He was listed as a son in Charles J. Bruhn's household on the 1930 Census at Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
Father*Charles J. Bruhn b. c 1892
Mother*Lucy D. (?) b. 26 Jan 1896, d. Feb 1978

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-34. Dwelling 18.

Charles J. Bruhn

M, b. circa 1892
     Charles J. Bruhn was born circa 1892 at Wisconsin. He married Lucy D. (?) circa 1919.
     Charles J. Bruhn was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Children of Charles J. Bruhn and Lucy D. (?)

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-34. Dwelling 18.

Lucy D. (?)

F, b. 26 January 1896, d. February 1978
     Lucy D. (?) was born on 26 January 1896 at Wisconsin. She married Charles J. Bruhn circa 1919. Lucy D. (?) died in February 1978 at age 82.
     As of circa 1919,her married name was Bruhn. She was listed as wife in Charles J. Bruhn's household on the 1930 Census at Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Children of Lucy D. (?) and Charles J. Bruhn

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-34. Dwelling 18.

Kenneth C. Bruhn

M, b. 9 January 1919, d. 6 June 1997
     Kenneth C. Bruhn was born on 9 January 1919 at Wisconsin. He was the son of Charles J. Bruhn and Lucy D. (?). Kenneth C. Bruhn died on 6 June 1997 at age 78.
     He was listed as a son in Charles J. Bruhn's household on the 1930 Census at Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
Father*Charles J. Bruhn b. c 1892
Mother*Lucy D. (?) b. 26 Jan 1896, d. Feb 1978

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-34. Dwelling 18.

George J. Bruhn

M, b. 1 June 1923, d. 26 April 1989
     George J. Bruhn was born on 1 June 1923 at Wisconsin. He was the son of Charles J. Bruhn and Lucy D. (?). George J. Bruhn died on 26 April 1989 at age 65.
     He was listed as a son in Charles J. Bruhn's household on the 1930 Census at Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
Father*Charles J. Bruhn b. c 1892
Mother*Lucy D. (?) b. 26 Jan 1896, d. Feb 1978

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-34. Dwelling 18.

Otto J. Strampe

M, b. 20 September 1883, d. 10 May 1965
     Otto J. Strampe was born on 20 September 1883 at Germany also reported as Wisconsin. He was the son of Frederick Strampe and Elizabeth Busse. Otto J. Strampe married Dorothea C. Bethke, daughter of Anthony Bethke and Wilhelmina M. (?), circa 1920. Otto J. Strampe died on 10 May 1965 at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin, at age 81 also reported as 23 May 1965.
     He immigrated with Elizabeth Busse and Frederick Strampe in 1884. Otto J. Strampe was listed as a son in Frederick Strampe's household on the 1910 Census at Reedsburg Ward 2, Sauk, Wisconsin.1 Otto J. Strampe was a spinner at woolen mill in 1918. On 12 September 1918 at World War I Draft Registration, Sauk, Wisconsin. He was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
Father*Frederick Strampe b. 1841, d. 3 Aug 1927
Mother*Elizabeth Busse b. 8 Jun 1843, d. 29 Jan 1933

Child of Otto J. Strampe and Dorothea C. Bethke

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Reedsburg Ward 2, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1736; Page: 12B; Enumeration District: 124; Image: 1158.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-30. Dwelling 439.

Dorothea C. Bethke

F, b. 13 March 1890, d. 17 January 1977
     Dorothea C. Bethke was born on 13 March 1890 at Wisconsin. She was the daughter of Anthony Bethke and Wilhelmina M. (?). Dorothea C. Bethke married Otto J. Strampe, son of Frederick Strampe and Elizabeth Busse, circa 1920. Dorothea C. Bethke died on 17 January 1977 at age 86.
     Dorothea C. Bethke was also known as Dorothy C. Dorothea C. Bethke was also known as Dora. As of circa 1920,her married name was Strampe. She was listed as wife in Otto J. Strampe's household on the 1930 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
Father*Anthony Bethke b. Jan 1848, d. a 1910
Mother*Wilhelmina M. (?) b. Jun 1853, d. a 1910

Child of Dorothea C. Bethke and Otto J. Strampe

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-30. Dwelling 439.