Armand Harms

M, b. 13 September 1927, d. 17 November 2009
Father*Henry A. Harms b. Dec 1888, d. 1960
Mother*Amanda A. Peters b. Apr 1894, d. 1 Sep 1976
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationArmand Harms was also known as Armond.
  • Armand Harms was born on 13 September 1927 at Loganville, Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Henry A. Harms and Amanda A. Peters.
  • Armand Harms married Donna M. Hemshrot, daughter of Arthur Hemshrot and Edith Rutz, on 18 August 1949.
  • Armand Harms died on 17 November 2009 at age 82 Armand Frederick Harms, age 82, of Loganville, passed away on Tuesday, Nov 17, 2009, at St Clare Meadows Care Center in Baraboo. He was born on Sept 13, 1927 in Loganville, the son of Henry A and Amanda (Peters) Harms.

    On Aug 18, 1949, Armand was united in Marriage to Donna Hemshrot at St Peter's Ev Lutheran Church in Loganville. This marriage was blessed with six children. Armand was a member of St Peter's Ev Lutheran Church in Reedsburg. He enjoyed hunting and fishing and was a vocal couch coach for the Green Bay Packers.

    He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Stewart; brothers, Edward, Reinhard and Henry; and sister, Caroline Robson.

    He is survived by his wife, Donna; children, Royce (Debra) of Oxford, NC, Nola (Michael) Bradford of Las Vegas, NV, Cyndi (Tom) Voeck of Sun Prairie, Rhonda (Roger) Kruse of Loganville, and Dawn (Lars) Svaneo of Madison; 10 grandchildren, Alicia, Shawn, Ben, Kevin, Doug, Carmen, Brad, Zoe, Liam and Duncan; eight great-grandchildren, Estelle, Tennyson, Oliver, Owen, Wyatt, Riley, Violet and Mitch; sister, Ruth Tietje of Loganville, brother, Raymond (Ione) of Reedsburg; sisters-in-law, Ellen Harms of Mayville and Irene Harms of Reedsburg; nieces and nephews; along with several other relatives and friends.

    Burial will be in St Peter's Cemetery, Reedsburg.
Census DateLocation
8 April 1930Washington, Sauk, WisconsinArmand Harms was listed as a son in Henry A. Harms's household on the 1930 Census at Washington, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Child of Armand Harms and Donna M. Hemshrot

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Washington, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: 2609; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 38; Image: 496.0.

Lucille (?)

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore August 2004As of before August 2004,her married name was Harms.

Donna M. Hemshrot

F, b. 6 February 1931, d. 26 December 2013
Father*Arthur Hemshrot b. 31 Jul 1895, d. 27 Jul 1977
Mother*Edith Rutz b. 1898, d. 1934
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name18 August 1949As of 18 August 1949,her married name was Harms.
  • Donna M. Hemshrot was born on 6 February 1931 at Illinois.
  • She was the daughter of Arthur Hemshrot and Edith Rutz.
  • Donna M. Hemshrot married Armand Harms, son of Henry A. Harms and Amanda A. Peters, on 18 August 1949.
  • Donna M. Hemshrot died on 26 December 2013 at age 82 Donna M. Harms, age 82 of Reedsburg died on Thursday, December 26, 2013 at the Sauk Co. Health Care Center, Reedsburg. She was born on February 6, 1931 in Lanark, IL the daughter of Arthur and Edith (Rutz) Hemshrot. She was married to Armand Harms in St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, Loganville on August 18, 1949. Donna enjoyed reading Guide Post which helped her to fall asleep. She also enjoyed music of all types, flowers having the greatest of green thumbs; the color yellow, ironing, washing clothes, woodworking, baking, animals, shopping and became known by her family as the Queen of garage sales. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Armand on November 17, 2009, a son, Stewart in December of 1982, brothers; Arthur, William and Neil Hemshrot.
    She is survived by her children: Royce (Debra) Harms of Oxford, NC
    Nola (Michael) Bradford of Las Vegas
    Cyndi (Tom) Voeck of Sun Prairie
    Rhonda (Roger) Kruse of Loganville
    Dawn (Lars) Svanoe of Madison
    Grandchildren: Alicia, Shawn, Ben, Kevin, Doug, Carmen, Brad, Zoe, Liam and Duncan
    Great Grandchildren: Estelle, Tennyson, Oliver, Owen, Finley, Wyatt, Riley, Violet, Titus, Mitch and Evie.
    Sister: Darlene Kohlmeyer of Harvard, IL
    Brothers and Sisters-in-law, many nieces, nephews along with other relatives and friends.
    We honor her life with a funeral service being conducted on Monday, December 30, 2013 at 11:00 A.M. in St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, Reedsburg with Pastor Paul Crolius officiating. Visitation will be at the church from 10:00 A.M. until the time of service. Burial will follow in St. Peter’s Cemetery, Reedsburg. The family requests memorials of remembrance be made to St. Peter’s Lutheran Church or Sauk Co. Health Care Center. The Farber Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements.

Child of Donna M. Hemshrot and Armand Harms

Ellen Eileen Kuhnau

F, b. 26 August 1921
Father*Leonhard Kuhnau b. 19 Apr 1896, d. 26 Feb 1977
Mother*Emma Wenzel
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name6 June 1946As of 6 June 1946,her married name was Harms.

Children of Ellen Eileen Kuhnau and Henry E. Harms

David Harms

M, d. before August 2004
Father*Henry E. Harms b. 5 Sep 1922, d. 18 Aug 2004
Mother*Ellen Eileen Kuhnau b. 26 Aug 1921

Peggy Harms

F, d. before August 2004
Father*Henry E. Harms b. 5 Sep 1922, d. 18 Aug 2004
Mother*Ellen Eileen Kuhnau b. 26 Aug 1921

Peter Taylor

M, d. before December 2013
  • Peter Taylor died before December 2013.

Robert Allen Harms

M, b. 23 October 1954, d. 31 December 2013
Father*Reinhard Henry Harms b. 1918, d. 17 Oct 2009
Mother*Irene L. Kuhnau b. 18 Apr 1923
  • Robert Allen Harms was born on 23 October 1954 at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Reinhard Henry Harms and Irene L. Kuhnau.
  • Robert Allen Harms died on 31 December 2013 at age 59 Robert Allen Harms, age 59, of Reedsburg, passed away on Tuesday, December 31, 2013, at his home surrounded by his family. He was born on October 23, 1954, in Reedsburg, Wisconsin, the son of Reinhard and Irene (Kuhnau) Harms. On July 28, 1979, Bob was united in marriage to Michelle L. Winterfeld at St. Peter’s Ev. Lutheran Church in Reedsburg. This marriage was blessed with two children. Bob was self-employed as a cabinet maker operating Harms Cabinet and Millwork in Reedsburg for many years.
    Bob was a fisherman and hunter and a founding member of the Pine Needle Buck Camp. He looked forward to the time he spent with his friends and family hunting in northern Wisconsin. He was also a loyal Packer and NASCAR fan. Bob was a devoted husband and father who took pride in his close relationships with his family and friends. He touched the lives of so many and will be sorely missed.
    He was preceded in death by his father, Reinhard; and brother-in-law, Peter Taylor.
    Bob is survived by his wife, Michelle Harms of Reedsburg;
    mother, Irene Harms of Reedsburg;
    mother-in-law, Charna Kilmer of Fond du Lac;
    father-in-law, Melvin (Luella) Winterfeld of Superior;
    son, Nathan Robert Harms of Reedsburg;
    daughter, Janell Maye Hopson-Harms of Reedsburg;
    grandson, Landyn Robert Finley of Reedsburg;
    brothers and sisters: Linda Taylor of Reedsburg,
    Richard (Darlene) Harms of Cross Plains,
    Lora Harms and Ted Pittman of Madison,
    Russell (Elvia) Harms of Nashville, TN,
    Ronald Harms and Deb Nachtigal of Reedsburg;
    Several aunts, uncles, brothers and sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, cousins along with many good friends.

    We celebrate Robert’s life with a service on Saturday, January 4, 2014, at 12:00 noon, at St. Peter’s Ev. Lutheran Church, Reedsburg, with Pastor Paul Crolius officiating. Visitation will be held on Saturday from 9:00 AM until the time of the service at the church. A private family interment will take place prior to the service in St. John Cemetery, rural Loganville.

    The Farber Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements.

Henry Harms

M, b. October 1869
Father*Fredrick Harms b. c 1831, d. a Jun 1880
Mother*Martha (?) b. c 1830, d. a Jun 1880
Census DateLocation
30 July 1870Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinHenry Harms was listed in Fredrick Harms's household on the 1870 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
June 1880Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinHenry Harms was listed as a son in Fredrick Harms's household on the 1880 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
1900Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinHenry Harms was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.3

Children of Henry Harms and Annie (?)

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1800; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; roll: M593_1739; Page: 295B; Image: 598; Family History Library Film: 553238.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: 1446; Family History Film: 1255446; Page: 279B; Enumeration District: 265; .
  3. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T623_1817; Page: 12A; Enumeration District: 149.

Annie (?)

F, b. July 1868
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1890As of circa 1890,her married name was Harms.
Census DateLocation
1900Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinAnnie (?) was listed as wife in Henry Harms's household on the 1900 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
     Annie (?) had 2 with 2 living in 1900 children.

Children of Annie (?) and Henry Harms

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T623_1817; Page: 12A; Enumeration District: 149.

Walter A. Harms

M, b. March 1895, d. 26 September 1971
Father*Henry Harms b. Oct 1869
Mother*Annie (?) b. Jul 1868
  • Walter A. Harms was born in March 1895 at Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Henry Harms and Annie (?).
  • Walter A. Harms died on 26 September 1971 at Sauk, Wisconsin, at age 76.
Census DateLocation
1900Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinWalter A. Harms was listed as a son in Henry Harms's household on the 1900 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T623_1817; Page: 12A; Enumeration District: 149.

Martha (?)

F, b. circa 1830, d. after June 1880
Father*unknown (?)
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMartha (?) was also known as Margaret (?).
Married Namebefore 1869As of before 1869,her married name was Harms.
Census DateLocation
30 July 1870Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinMartha (?) was listed in Fredrick Harms's household on the 1870 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
June 1880Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinMartha (?) was listed as wife in Fredrick Harms's household on the 1880 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.2

Child of Martha (?) and Fredrick Harms

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1800; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; roll: M593_1739; Page: 295B; Image: 598; Family History Library Film: 553238.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: 1446; Family History Film: 1255446; Page: 279B; Enumeration District: 265; .

Fredrick Harms

M, b. circa 1831, d. after June 1880
Father*(?) Harms d. b 1870
Mother*Catherine (?) b. c 1803, d. a 1870
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationFredrick Harms was also known as Frederick.
Census DateLocation
30 July 1870Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinFredrick Harms was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
June 1880Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.2

Child of Fredrick Harms and Martha (?)

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1800; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; roll: M593_1739; Page: 295B; Image: 598; Family History Library Film: 553238.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: 1446; Family History Film: 1255446; Page: 279B; Enumeration District: 265; .

unknown (?)

M

Children of unknown (?)

Elisabeth (?)

F, b. circa 1839
Father*unknown (?)
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore 1868As of before 1868,her married name was Meyer.
  • Elisabeth (?) was born circa 1839 at Hannover, Germany.
  • She was the daughter of unknown (?).
  • Elisabeth (?) married (?) Meyer before 1868.
Census DateLocation
June 1880Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinElisabeth (?) was listed as a sister-in-law in Fredrick Harms's household on the 1880 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Children of Elisabeth (?) and (?) Meyer

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: 1446; Family History Film: 1255446; Page: 279B; Enumeration District: 265; .

(?) Meyer

M, d. before June 1880
  • (?) Meyer was born at Hanover, Germany.
  • He married Elisabeth (?), daughter of unknown (?), before 1868.
  • (?) Meyer died before June 1880.

Children of (?) Meyer and Elisabeth (?)

Doratha Meyer

F, b. circa 1868
Father*(?) Meyer d. b Jun 1880
Mother*Elisabeth (?) b. c 1839
Census DateLocation
June 1880Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinDoratha Meyer was listed as a daughter (actually niece) in Fredrick Harms's household on the 1880 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: 1446; Family History Film: 1255446; Page: 279B; Enumeration District: 265; .

Louisa Meyer

F, b. circa 1870
Father*(?) Meyer d. b Jun 1880
Mother*Elisabeth (?) b. c 1839
Census DateLocation
June 1880Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinLouisa Meyer was listed as a daughter (actually niece) in Fredrick Harms's household on the 1880 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: 1446; Family History Film: 1255446; Page: 279B; Enumeration District: 265; .

Bertha Meyer

F, b. circa 1872
Father*(?) Meyer d. b Jun 1880
Mother*Elisabeth (?) b. c 1839
Census DateLocation
June 1880Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinBertha Meyer was listed as a daughter (actually niece) in Fredrick Harms's household on the 1880 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: 1446; Family History Film: 1255446; Page: 279B; Enumeration District: 265; .

Wilhelmina Meyer

F, b. circa 1874
Father*(?) Meyer d. b Jun 1880
Mother*Elisabeth (?) b. c 1839
Census DateLocation
June 1880Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinWilhelmina Meyer was listed as a daughter (actually niece) in Fredrick Harms's household on the 1880 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: 1446; Family History Film: 1255446; Page: 279B; Enumeration District: 265; .

Catherine (?)

F, b. circa 1803, d. after 1870
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Harms.
  • Catherine (?) married (?) Harms.
  • Catherine (?) was born circa 1803 at Hanover, Germany.
  • She died after 1870.
Census DateLocation
30 July 1870Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinCatherine (?) was listed in Fredrick Harms's household on the 1870 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Child of Catherine (?) and (?) Harms

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1800; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; roll: M593_1739; Page: 295B; Image: 598; Family History Library Film: 553238.

(?) Harms

M, d. before 1870
  • (?) Harms was born at Hanover, Germany.
  • He married Catherine (?).
  • (?) Harms died before 1870.

Child of (?) Harms and Catherine (?)

George L. Harms

M, b. circa 1863

Children of George L. Harms and Jennie Belle VanNatta

(?) Alderman

M

Child of (?) Alderman and Jennie Belle VanNatta

Clarence Alderman

M, b. 7 April 1903, d. before December 2007
Father*(?) Alderman
Mother*Jennie Belle VanNatta b. 6 May 1874, d. Jan 1978

Harry M. Harms

M, b. 2 February 1908, d. 11 January 1988
Father*George L. Harms b. c 1863
Mother*Jennie Belle VanNatta b. 6 May 1874, d. Jan 1978

Helen L. Harms

F, b. 18 January 1910, d. 14 February 1989
Helen Harms 1933 senior portrait State Teachers College, Platteville, Grant, WI
Father*George L. Harms b. c 1863
Mother*Jennie Belle VanNatta b. 6 May 1874, d. Jan 1978
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Anderson.
     Helen L. Harms graduated in 1933 at State Teachers College, Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin.

Eleanor Harms

F, b. 15 February 1912, d. 19 December 2007
Eleanor Harms 1933 senior portrait State Teachers College, Platteville, Grant, WI
Father*George L. Harms b. c 1863
Mother*Jennie Belle VanNatta b. 6 May 1874, d. Jan 1978
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name29 October 1938As of 29 October 1938,her married name was Horn.
  • Eleanor Harms was born on 15 February 1912 at Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of George L. Harms and Jennie Belle VanNatta.
  • Eleanor Harms married Robert A. Horn on 29 October 1938.
  • Eleanor Harms died on 19 December 2007 at age 95 Eleanor Horn, 95, of Platteville, died peacefully, gracefully and loved, just as she lived, on Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2007. Services will be at 11:30 a.m. Friday at First English Lutheran Church, Platteville, where friends may call after 10 a.m. Friday. Burial will be in Hillside Cemetery, Platteville. A service of remembrance is planned for Memorial Day 2008, with placing flowers on Eleanor's and her families' graves by her beloved children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and their families. Honoring family members by decorating their graves with flowers had been an important part of Eleanor's life. The Melby-Bendorf Funeral Home, Platteville, is in charge of arrangements. She was born on Feb. 15, 1912, in Platteville, the youngest daughter of George and Jennie (VanNatta) Harms. Eleanor graduated from Platteville College of Education and completed further degrees in elementary education at National Education College in Evanston, Ill. Eleanor began her teaching of kindergarten at Platteville Normal Elementary School and at the Old Brick School. She then taught in East Chicago until her return to Platteville to marry Robert A. Horn on Oct. 29, 1938. After raising three children, Eleanor returned to kindergarten teaching for many years at Hanmer Robbins, O. E. Gray and Westview Schools. Eleanor was deeply involved in community organizations, including elementary Parent Teacher Associations, Hospital Women's Auxiliary, Meals on Wheels coordinator, P.E.O., thrift shop volunteer and Retired Teachers. She also was very involved in many committees and groups at First English Lutheran Church and several neighborhood card clubs. Eleanor enjoyed her full life of almost 96 years with her loving family and friends, traveling, her many interests of quilting, sewing, knitting and crocheting, gardening, reading and remaining adamantly independent throughout her life. Surviving are a daughter, Jean, of Climax, N.Y; a son, Jim (Joy), of Georgetown, Ky; seven grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by a son, Richard, on Dec. 23, 1990; her husband, Robert, on March 28, 1994; her parents; two brothers, Clarence and Harry Harms; and a sister, Helen Anderson.
     Eleanor Harms graduated in 1933 at State Teachers College, Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin.

Child of Eleanor Harms and Robert A. Horn

Robert A. Horn

M, d. 28 March 1994

Child of Robert A. Horn and Eleanor Harms

Richard Horn

M, d. 23 December 1990
Father*Robert A. Horn d. 28 Mar 1994
Mother*Eleanor Harms b. 15 Feb 1912, d. 19 Dec 2007