August Kruser Sr.

M, b. November 1858, d. 1936
August Kruser 1931
Life EventDateDescription
BirthNovember 1858August Kruser Sr. was born in November 1858 at Wisconsin.
Marriage22 November 1881He married Catherine Digmann on 22 November 1881 at Grant, Wisconsin.
Burial1936August Kruser Sr. was buried in 1936 at Immaculate Conception Church Cemetery, Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin.
Death1936He died in 1936.
  • In December 1931 at Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin, August and Catherine (Digmann) Kruser Sr celebrate 50th wedding anniversary.
    Dubuque Telegraph Herald And Times Journal December 6, 1931 - August and Catherine (Digmann) Kruser Sr celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

Children of August Kruser Sr. and Catherine Digmann

August J. Kruser Jr.

M, b. 18 May 1896, d. 15 April 1978
Father*August Kruser Sr. b. Nov 1858, d. 1936
Mother*Catherine Digmann b. Sep 1864, d. Oct 1947
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageAugust J. Kruser Jr. married Philomena E. Thiltgen.
Birth18 May 1896August J. Kruser Jr. was born on 18 May 1896 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of August Kruser Sr. and Catherine Digmann.
Death15 April 1978August J. Kruser Jr. died on 15 April 1978 at age 81.
Burialafter 15 April 1978He was buried after 15 April 1978 at Immaculate Conception Church Cemetery, Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocationDescription
7 February 1920Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinAugust J. Kruser Jr. was listed as a son in Charles J. Richard's household on the 1920 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_1988; Page: 10A; Enumeration District: 106; Image: 40.

George William Richard

M, b. 24 August 1878, d. 9 September 1955
Father*Henry Richard b. 9 Sep 1848, d. 19 Nov 1939
Mother*Christina Droessler b. 4 Jul 1854, d. 27 Mar 1914
Life EventDateDescription
Birth24 August 1878George William Richard was born on 24 August 1878 at Wisconsin also reported as Sep 1878.
He was the son of Henry Richard and Christina Droessler.
Marriagecirca 1906George William Richard married Christina Wiederholt, daughter of Joseph Christian Wiederholt and Gertrude Digmann, circa 1906.
Death9 September 1955George William Richard died on 9 September 1955 at age 77 George W. Richard, 77, of Dubuque, Iowa, died at 1:10 a.m., Friday, September 9, 1955, at Mercy Hospital in Dubuque, after an extended illness. Funeral services were held from the Haudenshield Funeral Home in Dubuque at 9 a.m., Monday, September 12, to the Church of the Nativity. Burial was in Mount Calvary Cemetery at Dubuque. The Rt. Rev. Msgr. M.L. Kerper offered the Requiem Mass and officiated at the burial. He was survived by his wife, Christina Richard; a son, William H. Richard, of East Dubuque, Ill; a daughter, Mrs. Carl Finzel, of Dubuque, Ia; 19 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren; and two brothers, Joseph Richard, of Davenport, Ia., and Charles Richard, of Dubuque, Ia.
Census DateLocationDescription
June 1880Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinGeorge William Richard was listed as a son in Henry Richard's household on the 1880 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin.1
1900Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinGeorge William Richard was listed as a son in Henry Richard's household on the 1900 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; surname listed as Richards.2

Children of George William Richard and Christina Wiederholt

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: 1427; Family History Film: 1255427; Page: 163D; Enumeration District: 110.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: 1790; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 0037; FHL microfilm: 1241790.

John E. Richard

M, b. 18 April 1876, d. 31 January 1897
Father*Henry Richard b. 9 Sep 1848, d. 19 Nov 1939
Mother*Christina Droessler b. 4 Jul 1854, d. 27 Mar 1914
Life EventDateDescription
Birth18 April 1876John E. Richard was born on 18 April 1876 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Henry Richard and Christina Droessler.
Death31 January 1897John E. Richard died on 31 January 1897 at age 20.
Census DateLocationDescription
June 1880Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinJohn E. Richard was listed as a son in Henry Richard's household on the 1880 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: 1427; Family History Film: 1255427; Page: 163D; Enumeration District: 110.

Christina Wiederholt

F, b. 14 September 1885, d. 31 July 1965
Father*Joseph Christian Wiederholt b. 13 Jan 1848, d. 24 Sep 1917
Mother*Gertrude Digmann b. 1 Dec 1853, d. 29 Apr 1935
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1906As of circa 1906,her married name was Richard.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth14 September 1885Christina Wiederholt was born on 14 September 1885 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Joseph Christian Wiederholt and Gertrude Digmann.
Marriagecirca 1906Christina Wiederholt married George William Richard, son of Henry Richard and Christina Droessler, circa 1906.
Death31 July 1965Christina Wiederholt died on 31 July 1965 at Wisconsin at age 79 Mrs. Christina Richard, 79, of Dubuque, Iowa, died at 11:10 p.m., Saturday, July 31, 1965, at Mercy Hospital in Dubuque. Funeral services were held at 10 a.m., Tuesday, August 3, at the Church of the Nativity in Dubuque, with the Rev. John R. Gallagher, assistant pastor, celebrating the Requiem High Mass. Burial was in Mount Calvary Cemetery at Dubuque. She was survived by one daughter, Mrs. Carl (Gertrude) Finzel, of Dubuque, Ia; one son, William H. Richard, of Rt. 1, East Dubuque, Ill; 19 grandchildren and 30 great-grandchildren; one brother, Valentine Wiederholt, of Cuba City, Wis; and one sister, Mrs. Solon Wood, of Culver, Minn.

Children of Christina Wiederholt and George William Richard

John Bernard Wagner

M, b. 1874, d. 1938
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1874John Bernard Wagner was born in 1874.
Marriage21 January 1896He married Mary Catherine Wiederholt, daughter of Joseph Christian Wiederholt and Gertrude Digmann, on 21 January 1896.
Death1938John Bernard Wagner died in 1938.

Child of John Bernard Wagner and Mary Catherine Wiederholt

Dorothy (?)

F, b. circa 1812, d. after 1860
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationDorothy (?) was also known as Dorata (?).
Married Namebefore 1837As of before 1837,her married name was Richard.
Married Namebefore 1837As of before 1837,her married name was Richards.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1812Dorothy (?) was born circa 1812 at Germany.
Marriagebefore 1837She married John Richards before 1837.
Deathafter 1860Dorothy (?) died after 1860.
Census DateLocationDescription
4 October 1850Benton, Lafayette, WisconsinDorothy (?) was listed in John Richards's household on the 1850 Census at Benton, Lafayette, Wisconsin; surname listed as Richer.1
1860Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinDorothy (?) was listed in John Richards Jr.'s household on the 1860 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin.2

Children of Dorothy (?) and John Richards

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1850; Census Place: Benton, Lafayette, Wisconsin; Roll: M432_1001; Page: 424B; Image: 190.
  2. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1860; Census Place: Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: M653_1409; Page: 322; Image: 330; Family History Library Film: 805409.

John Richards

M, b. circa 1814, d. circa 1855
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJohn Richards was also known as Richard.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1814John Richards was born circa 1814 at Germany.
Marriagebefore 1837He married Dorothy (?) before 1837.
Deathcirca 1855John Richards died circa 1855 at Grant, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocationDescription
4 October 1850Benton, Lafayette, WisconsinJohn Richards was listed as the head of a family on the 1850 Census at Benton, Lafayette, Wisconsin, surname listed as Richer.1
  • John Richards was a miner in 1850.

Children of John Richards and Dorothy (?)

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1850; Census Place: Benton, Lafayette, Wisconsin; Roll: M432_1001; Page: 424B; Image: 190.

Caroline Richard

F, b. April 1847, d. September 1927
Father*John Richards b. c 1814, d. c 1855
Mother*Dorothy (?) b. c 1812, d. a 1860
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationCaroline Richard was also known as Richards.
Married NameHer married name was Guenther.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageCaroline Richard married Peter Guenther at Grant, Wisconsin.
BirthApril 1847Caroline Richard was born in April 1847 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of John Richards and Dorothy (?).
DeathSeptember 1927Caroline Richard died in September 1927 at Dubuque, Iowa, at age 80.
Census DateLocationDescription
4 October 1850Benton, Lafayette, WisconsinCaroline Richard was listed in John Richards's household on the 1850 Census at Benton, Lafayette, Wisconsin; surname listed as Richer.1
1860Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinCaroline Richard was listed in John Richards Jr.'s household on the 1860 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin.2
1 January 1925Dubuque, Dubuque, IowaCaroline Richard appeared on the census of 1 January 1925 at Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa.

Child of Caroline Richard and Peter Guenther

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1850; Census Place: Benton, Lafayette, Wisconsin; Roll: M432_1001; Page: 424B; Image: 190.
  2. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1860; Census Place: Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: M653_1409; Page: 322; Image: 330; Family History Library Film: 805409.

Peter Guenther

M, d. 1919
Life EventDateDescription
BirthPeter Guenther was born at Germany.
MarriageHe married Caroline Richard, daughter of John Richards and Dorothy (?), at Grant, Wisconsin.
Birth1838Peter Guenther was born in 1838.
Death1919He died in 1919.

Child of Peter Guenther and Caroline Richard

Chris G. Guenther

M, b. circa 1881
Father*Peter Guenther d. 1919
Mother*Caroline Richard b. Apr 1847, d. Sep 1927
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1881Chris G. Guenther was born circa 1881 at Dubuque, Iowa.
He was the son of Peter Guenther and Caroline Richard.
Census DateLocationDescription
1 January 1925Dubuque, Dubuque, IowaChris G. Guenther appeared on the census of 1 January 1925 in the household of Caroline Richard at Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa.

Michael Richards

M, b. May 1851, d. 1920
Father*John Richards b. c 1814, d. c 1855
Mother*Dorothy (?) b. c 1812, d. a 1860
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMichael Richards was also known as M.
Name VariationMichael Richards was also known as Mike.
Life EventDateDescription
BirthMay 1851Michael Richards was born in May 1851 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of John Richards and Dorothy (?).
Marriagecirca 1872Michael Richards married Elizabeth Webber circa 1872.
Death1920Michael Richards died in 1920 at Kansas.
Census DateLocationDescription
1860Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinMichael Richards was listed in John Richards Jr.'s household on the 1860 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin.1
June 1880Ogallah, Trego, KansasMichael Richards was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Ogallah, Trego, Kansas.2
1900Ogallah, Trego, KansasHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Ogallah, Trego, Kansas.3
1910Ogallah, Trego, KansasHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Ogallah, Trego, Kansas.4
2 January 1920Ogallah, Trego, KansasHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Ogallah, Trego, Kansas.5

Children of Michael Richards and Elizabeth Webber

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1860; Census Place: Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: M653_1409; Page: 322; Image: 330; Family History Library Film: 805409.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Ogallah, Trego, Kansas; Roll: 398; Family History Film: 1254398; Page: 320C; Enumeration District: 315; Image: 0655.
  3. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Ogallah, Trego, Kansas; Roll: 502; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 0186; FHL microfilm: 1240502.
  4. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Ogallah, Trego, Kansas; Roll: T624_458; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 0226; FHL microfilm: 1374471.
  5. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Ogallah, Trego, Kansas; Roll: T625_552; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 238; Image: 1038.

Regina Wiederholt

F, b. 29 March 1864
Father*Joseph Wiederholt b. 2 Sep 1822, d. 19 Apr 1874
Mother*Victoria Lange b. 25 Apr 1823, d. 15 Feb 1902
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Roth.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageRegina Wiederholt married Peter J. Roth at Grant, Wisconsin.
Birth29 March 1864Regina Wiederholt was born on 29 March 1864 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Joseph Wiederholt and Victoria Lange.
Census DateLocationDescription
1870Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinRegina Wiederholt was listed in Joseph Wiederholt's household on the 1870 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1870; Census Place: Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: M593_1717; Page: 218A; Image: 42; Family History Library Film: 553216.

Darlene M. Droessler

F, b. 18 July 1937, d. 31 May 2008
Father*Raynold H. Droessler b. 1913, d. Jul 1974
Mother*Louise C. Helbing b. 24 Jul 1912, d. 27 Sep 1997
Darlene (Droessler) Lange
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name31 July 1956As of 31 July 1956,her married name was Lange.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth18 July 1937Darlene M. Droessler was born on 18 July 1937 at Grant, Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Raynold H. Droessler and Louise C. Helbing.
Marriage31 July 1956Darlene M. Droessler married Robert Charles Lange, son of Walter Joseph Lange and Bernice E. Schwab, on 31 July 1956 at Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin.
Death31 May 2008Darlene M. Droessler died on 31 May 2008 at age 70 Darlene was born on July 18, 1937 in Paris Township of Grant County, Wisconsin, the daughter of Ray and Louise (Helbing) Droessler. She married Robert C. Lange on July 31, 1956 at Immaculate Conception Church in Kieler. He preceded her in death on July 12, 2005. Survivors include three children, Mary Lou (Tom) Aird, of Dickeyville, Rick (Mary Kay) Lange, of Prairie du Chien, and Kevin (Jean) Lange, of Dickeyville; eight grandchildren, Mike (Amanda) Aird, of Darlington, Matt (Misty) Aird, of McKenzie, Tennessee, Sarah (Jeremy) Wagner, of Mondovi, Wisconsin, Becki Lange, of McKenzie, Tennessee, Robbie Lange and Katie Lange, both of Cuba City, Ben Lange and Bradford Lange, both of Prairie du Chien; eight great-grandchildren, Brandon, Cody, and Anna Wagner, Maggie, Zachary and Gracie Aird, and Ethan and Eli Aird; three sisters, Rose Ann Vaassen, of Lancaster, Rita Schultz, of Potosi, and Jeanette (Dave) Scott, of Mokena, Illinois; three brothers, John (Elaine) Droessler and Dennis (Mary Beth) Droessler, both of Kieler, and Joe (Juana) Droessler, of LaFayette, California; and two sisters-in-law, Betty Weber, of Hazel Green, and Sue Fry, of Oregon, Wisconsin. She was also preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Burnell Barney Droessler.
Census DateLocationDescription
1940Paris, Grant, WisconsinDarlene M. Droessler was listed as a daughter in Raynold H. Droessler's household on the 1940 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.1

Child of Darlene M. Droessler and Robert Charles Lange

Citations

  1. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Paris, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4481; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 22-37.

Robert Charles Lange

M, b. 20 November 1935, d. 12 July 2005
Father*Walter Joseph Lange b. 16 Apr 1908, d. 1972
Mother*Bernice E. Schwab b. 14 May 1909, d. 14 Jan 1988
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationRobert Charles Lange was also known as Bob.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth20 November 1935Robert Charles Lange was born on 20 November 1935.
He was the son of Walter Joseph Lange and Bernice E. Schwab.
Marriage31 July 1956Robert Charles Lange married Darlene M. Droessler, daughter of Raynold H. Droessler and Louise C. Helbing, on 31 July 1956 at Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin.
Death12 July 2005Robert Charles Lange died on 12 July 2005 at age 69.

Child of Robert Charles Lange and Darlene M. Droessler

Walter Joseph Lange

M, b. 16 April 1908, d. 1972
Father*Charles Joseph Lange b. 20 Nov 1875, d. 2 May 1949
Mother*Mathilda Kieler b. Dec 1878, d. 11 Oct 1938
Life EventDateDescription
Birth16 April 1908Walter Joseph Lange was born on 16 April 1908 at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.
He was the son of Charles Joseph Lange and Mathilda Kieler.
MarriageNovember 1929Walter Joseph Lange married Bernice E. Schwab in November 1929 Bernice Schwab and Walter Lange marriage announcement.
Dubuque Telegraph Herald And Times Journal December 1, 1929 - Bernice Schwab and Walter Lange marriage announcement
Death1972Walter Joseph Lange died in 1972.
Census DateLocationDescription
1930Paris, Grant, WisconsinWalter Joseph Lange was listed as a son in Charles Joseph Lange's household on the 1930 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.1

Child of Walter Joseph Lange and Bernice E. Schwab

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Paris, Grant, Wisconsin; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 0037.

Bernice E. Schwab

F, b. 14 May 1909, d. 14 January 1988
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameNovember 1929As of November 1929,her married name was Lange.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth14 May 1909Bernice E. Schwab was born on 14 May 1909 at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.
MarriageNovember 1929She married Walter Joseph Lange, son of Charles Joseph Lange and Mathilda Kieler, in November 1929 Bernice Schwab and Walter Lange marriage announcement.
Dubuque Telegraph Herald And Times Journal December 1, 1929 - Bernice Schwab and Walter Lange marriage announcement
Death14 January 1988Bernice E. Schwab died on 14 January 1988 at Cuba City, Grant, Wisconsin, at age 78.

Child of Bernice E. Schwab and Walter Joseph Lange

Rose Ann Droessler

F, b. 12 October 1935, d. 21 August 2008
Father*Raynold H. Droessler b. 1913, d. Jul 1974
Mother*Louise C. Helbing b. 24 Jul 1912, d. 27 Sep 1997
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1955As of 1955,her married name was Vaassen.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth12 October 1935Rose Ann Droessler was born on 12 October 1935 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Raynold H. Droessler and Louise C. Helbing.
Marriage1955Rose Ann Droessler married LaVerne Vaassen in 1955.
Death21 August 2008Rose Ann Droessler died on 21 August 2008 at age 72.
Burialafter 21 August 2008She was buried after 21 August 2008 at Saint Marys Settlement Cemetery, Cassville, Grant, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocationDescription
1940Paris, Grant, WisconsinRose Ann Droessler was listed as a daughter in Raynold H. Droessler's household on the 1940 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Paris, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4481; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 22-37.

Joseph John Droessler

M, b. 19 March 1887, d. 5 February 1965
Father*Joseph Droessler b. 11 Apr 1852, d. 5 Mar 1919
Mother*Caroline Wiederholt b. 13 Nov 1855, d. 1 Dec 1896
Life EventDateDescription
Birth19 March 1887Joseph John Droessler was born on 19 March 1887 at Grant, Wisconsin.
He was the son of Joseph Droessler and Caroline Wiederholt.
Marriagecirca February 1910Joseph John Droessler married Rose Flogel, daughter of Henry Flogel and Mary Elskamp, circa February 1910.
Death5 February 1965Joseph John Droessler died on 5 February 1965 at Wisconsin at age 77.
Burialafter 5 February 1965He was buried after 5 February 1965 at Immaculate Conception Church Cemetery, Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocationDescription
1900Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinJoseph John Droessler was listed as a son in Joseph Droessler's household on the 1900 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; surname listed as Drossler.1
May 1910Paris, Grant, WisconsinJoseph John Droessler was listed as a brother in Henry A. Droessler's household on the 1910 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.2
7 February 1920Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinJoseph John Droessler was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin, living next door to Henry Droessler.3
  • In November 1923 attended suprise party for Mr and Mrs Ed Hinderman.

Children of Joseph John Droessler and Rose Flogel

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: 1790; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 0037; FHL microfilm: 1241790.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Paris, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1711; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 0039; FHL microfilm: 1375724.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_1988; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 106; Image: 41.

Rose Flogel

F, b. 20 November 1887, d. 9 November 1975
Father*Henry Flogel b. May 1851
Mother*Mary Elskamp b. Jul 1855
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationRose Flogel was also known as Rosa.
Married Namecirca February 1910As of circa February 1910,her married name was Droessler.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth20 November 1887Rose Flogel was born on 20 November 1887 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Henry Flogel and Mary Elskamp.
Marriagecirca February 1910Rose Flogel married Joseph John Droessler, son of Joseph Droessler and Caroline Wiederholt, circa February 1910.
Death9 November 1975Rose Flogel died on 9 November 1975 at age 87.
Burialafter 9 November 1975She was buried after 9 November 1975 at Immaculate Conception Church Cemetery, Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocationDescription
1900Potosi, Grant, WisconsinRose Flogel was listed as a daughter in Henry Flogel's household on the 1900 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.1
May 1910Paris, Grant, WisconsinRose Flogel was listed as a sister-in-law in Henry A. Droessler's household on the 1910 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.2
7 February 1920Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinRose Flogel was listed as wife in Joseph John Droessler's household on the 1920 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; living next door to Henry Droessler.3
  • In November 1923 attended suprise party for Mr and Mrs Ed Hinderman.

Children of Rose Flogel and Joseph John Droessler

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: 1790; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 0051; FHL microfilm: 1241790.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Paris, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1711; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 0039; FHL microfilm: 1375724.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_1988; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 106; Image: 41.

Leon J. Droessler

M, b. circa 1912, d. before August 2009
Father*Joseph John Droessler b. 19 Mar 1887, d. 5 Feb 1965
Mother*Rose Flogel b. 20 Nov 1887, d. 9 Nov 1975
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageLeon J. Droessler married Helena Timmerman, daughter of John Timmerman and Mary Berning.
Birthcirca 1912Leon J. Droessler was born circa 1912 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Joseph John Droessler and Rose Flogel.
Deathbefore August 2009Leon J. Droessler died before August 2009.
Census DateLocationDescription
7 February 1920Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinLeon J. Droessler was listed as a son in Joseph John Droessler's household on the 1920 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; living next door to Henry Droessler.1

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_1988; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 106; Image: 41.

Joseph H. Droessler

M, b. 23 March 1915, d. 17 September 1989
Father*Joseph John Droessler b. 19 Mar 1887, d. 5 Feb 1965
Mother*Rose Flogel b. 20 Nov 1887, d. 9 Nov 1975
Life EventDateDescription
Birth23 March 1915Joseph H. Droessler was born on 23 March 1915 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Joseph John Droessler and Rose Flogel.
Death17 September 1989Joseph H. Droessler died on 17 September 1989 at age 74.
Burialafter 17 September 1989He was buried after 17 September 1989 at Immaculate Conception Church Cemetery, Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocationDescription
7 February 1920Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinJoseph H. Droessler was listed as a son in Joseph John Droessler's household on the 1920 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; living next door to Henry Droessler.1

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_1988; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 106; Image: 41.

Mary Caroline Droessler

F, b. 20 March 1917, d. December 1938
Father*Joseph John Droessler b. 19 Mar 1887, d. 5 Feb 1965
Mother*Rose Flogel b. 20 Nov 1887, d. 9 Nov 1975
Life EventDateDescription
Birth20 March 1917Mary Caroline Droessler was born on 20 March 1917 at Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Joseph John Droessler and Rose Flogel.
DeathDecember 1938Mary Caroline Droessler died in December 1938 at victim of auto accident, Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin, at age 21 Mary Caroline Droessler obituary.
Dubuque Telegraph Herald December 16, 1938 - Mary Caroline Droessler obituary
Dubuque Telegraph Herald December 15, 1938 - Mary Caroline Droessler obituary
Census DateLocationDescription
7 February 1920Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinMary Caroline Droessler was listed as a daughter in Joseph John Droessler's household on the 1920 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; living next door to Henry Droessler.1

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_1988; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 106; Image: 41.

Virgil Frank Droessler

M, b. 17 August 1918, d. 29 September 2005
Father*Joseph John Droessler b. 19 Mar 1887, d. 5 Feb 1965
Mother*Rose Flogel b. 20 Nov 1887, d. 9 Nov 1975
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationVirgil Frank Droessler was also known as Jim.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth17 August 1918Virgil Frank Droessler was born on 17 August 1918 at Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin.
He was the son of Joseph John Droessler and Rose Flogel.
Marriage25 November 1941Virgil Frank Droessler married Virginia Ann Kerkenbush, daughter of William L. Kerkenbush and Adaline J. Meoska, on 25 November 1941 Virginia Kerkenbush and James Droessler marriage announcement.
Dubuque Telegraph Herald November 27, 1941 - Virginia Kerkenbush and James Droessler marriage announcement
Death29 September 2005Virgil Frank Droessler died on 29 September 2005 at age 87.
Burialafter 29 September 2005He was buried after 29 September 2005 at Immaculate Conception Church Cemetery, Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocationDescription
7 February 1920Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinVirgil Frank Droessler was listed as a son in Joseph John Droessler's household on the 1920 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; living next door to Henry Droessler.1

Child of Virgil Frank Droessler and Virginia Ann Kerkenbush

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_1988; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 106; Image: 41.

Henry A. Droessler

M, b. June 1887, d. 1972
Father*Joseph Droessler b. 11 Apr 1852, d. 5 Mar 1919
Mother*Caroline Wiederholt b. 13 Nov 1855, d. 1 Dec 1896
Life EventDateDescription
BirthJune 1887Henry A. Droessler was born in June 1887 at Wisconsin also reported as 1885.
He was the son of Joseph Droessler and Caroline Wiederholt.
Marriage17 February 1909Henry A. Droessler married Clara M. Flogel, daughter of Henry Flogel and Mary Elskamp, on 17 February 1909.
Marriageafter 1943Henry A. Droessler married Lorena Kaiser after 1943.
Burial1972Henry A. Droessler was buried in 1972 at Immaculate Conception Church Cemetery, Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin.
Death1972He died in 1972.
Census DateLocationDescription
1900Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinHenry A. Droessler was listed as a son in Joseph Droessler's household on the 1900 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; surname listed as Drossler.1
May 1910Paris, Grant, WisconsinHenry A. Droessler was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.2
7 February 1920Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin, living next door to Joseph Droessler.3
  • Henry A. Droessler, as the father of the groom, attended the wedding of Norbert J. Droessler and Lorene J. Ruhland on 17 November 1936; Lorene Ruhland and Robert (Norbert) Droessler marriage announcement.

Children of Henry A. Droessler and Clara M. Flogel

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: 1790; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 0037; FHL microfilm: 1241790.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Paris, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1711; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 0039; FHL microfilm: 1375724.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_1988; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 106; Image: 41.

Clara M. Flogel

F, b. 7 February 1885, d. May 1943
Father*Henry Flogel b. May 1851
Mother*Mary Elskamp b. Jul 1855
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name17 February 1909As of 17 February 1909,her married name was Droessler.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth7 February 1885Clara M. Flogel was born on 7 February 1885 at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Henry Flogel and Mary Elskamp.
Marriage17 February 1909Clara M. Flogel married Henry A. Droessler, son of Joseph Droessler and Caroline Wiederholt, on 17 February 1909.
BurialMay 1943Clara M. Flogel was buried in May 1943 at Immaculate Conception Church Cemetery, Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin.
DeathMay 1943She died in May 1943 at Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin, at age 58 Clara (Flogel) Droessler obituary.
Dubuque Telegraph Herald May 30, 1943 - Clara (Flogel) Droessler obituary
Census DateLocationDescription
1900Potosi, Grant, WisconsinClara M. Flogel was listed as a daughter in Henry Flogel's household on the 1900 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.1
May 1910Paris, Grant, WisconsinClara M. Flogel was listed as wife in Henry A. Droessler's household on the 1910 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.2
7 February 1920Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinClara M. Flogel was listed as wife in Henry A. Droessler's household on the 1920 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; living next door to Joseph Droessler.3
  • Clara M. Flogel, as the mother of the groom, attended the wedding of Norbert J. Droessler and Lorene J. Ruhland on 17 November 1936; Lorene Ruhland and Robert (Norbert) Droessler marriage announcement.

Children of Clara M. Flogel and Henry A. Droessler

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: 1790; Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 0051; FHL microfilm: 1241790.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Paris, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1711; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 0039; FHL microfilm: 1375724.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_1988; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 106; Image: 41.

Cyril Droessler

M, b. 20 February 1910, d. 21 December 1996
Father*Henry A. Droessler b. Jun 1887, d. 1972
Mother*Clara M. Flogel b. 7 Feb 1885, d. May 1943
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageCyril Droessler married Erma (?).
Birth20 February 1910Cyril Droessler was born on 20 February 1910 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Henry A. Droessler and Clara M. Flogel.
Death21 December 1996Cyril Droessler died on 21 December 1996 at age 86.
Burialafter 21 December 1996He was buried after 21 December 1996 at Immaculate Conception Church Cemetery, Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocationDescription
May 1910Paris, Grant, WisconsinCyril Droessler was listed as a son in Henry A. Droessler's household on the 1910 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.1
7 February 1920Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinCyril Droessler was listed as a son in Henry A. Droessler's household on the 1920 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; living next door to Joseph Droessler.2

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Paris, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1711; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 0039; FHL microfilm: 1375724.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_1988; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 106; Image: 41.

Lillian M. Droessler

F, b. 7 December 1911, d. 24 October 2005
Father*Henry A. Droessler b. Jun 1887, d. 1972
Mother*Clara M. Flogel b. 7 Feb 1885, d. May 1943
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name12 February 1934As of 12 February 1934,her married name was Timmerman.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth7 December 1911Lillian M. Droessler was born on 7 December 1911 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Henry A. Droessler and Clara M. Flogel.
Marriage12 February 1934Lillian M. Droessler married Vincent F. Timmerman on 12 February 1934.
Death24 October 2005Lillian M. Droessler died on 24 October 2005 at age 93.
Burialafter 24 October 2005She was buried after 24 October 2005 at Immaculate Conception Church Cemetery, Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocationDescription
7 February 1920Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinLillian M. Droessler was listed as a daughter in Henry A. Droessler's household on the 1920 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; living next door to Joseph Droessler.1

Child of Lillian M. Droessler and Vincent F. Timmerman

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_1988; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 106; Image: 41.

Pauline C. Droessler

F, b. 12 June 1913, d. 12 March 2011
Father*Henry A. Droessler b. Jun 1887, d. 1972
Mother*Clara M. Flogel b. 7 Feb 1885, d. May 1943
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name10 August 1937As of 10 August 1937,her married name was Schroeder.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth12 June 1913Pauline C. Droessler was born on 12 June 1913 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Henry A. Droessler and Clara M. Flogel.
Marriage10 August 1937Pauline C. Droessler married Ervin John Schroeder, son of Conrad Schroeder and Mary A. Miller, on 10 August 1937.
Death12 March 2011Pauline C. Droessler died on 12 March 2011 at age 97 Pauline C. Schroeder, 97, of Lancaster, formerly of Dickeyville, died Saturday, March 12, 2011, at Orchard Manor Nursing Home, Lancaster. Services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 16, at Holy Ghost Church, Dickeyville, with the Rev. Bernard Rott and the Rev. Francis Steffen officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Friends may call from 2 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 15, at the church, where there will be a parish wake service at 1:45 p.m. Friends also may call from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the church. Casey Funeral Home, Cuba City, is in charge of arrangements. She was born on June 12, 1913, in Jamestown Township, daughter of Henry and Clara (Flogel) Droessler. She married Ervin Schroeder on Aug. 10, 1937; he preceded her in death on July 11, 1969. Pauline was very active in her church singing in the choir, cleaning the church, washing the vestments and linens, leading the rosary before Mass and serving as a Eucharistic minister. Praying the rosary daily was an important part of her life. She also was a member of the Christian Mothers Group. Pauline served as a foster grandparent for 20 years at Holy Ghost School and was known affectionately by the students as "Grandma Schroeder." She was the first resident of Sun Valley Apartments and did whatever she could to help her fellow residents. She was a wonderful baker and was especially known for her cinnamon rolls and lemon meringue pie. She enjoyed dancing her entire life. Her family was her life. Pauline loved spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Surviving are her children, Gene (Delia) Schroeder, of Dickeyville, Sister Deanna Schroeder, of Milwaukee, Jeri (Mike) Lyons, of Cuba City, Mary (Tom) Kaiser, of Dubuque, Steve (Mara) Schroeder, of Dickeyville, Tom (friend, Gail) Schroeder, of Cadott, Sue (Don) Barth, of Cuba City, Ruth (Tom) Kieler and Rose (Doug) Rouse, both of Platteville, Joe (Marsha) Schroeder, of Cuba City, and Shirley (Lee) Millman, of Potosi; a son-in-law, Walter Riniker, of Dickeyville; a former daughter-in-law, Michele Schroeder, of Cuba City; a brother, Arvel (Kay) Droessler, of Florida; two sisters-in-law, Juanita Droessler, of Kieler, and Mary Jo Droessler, of Colorado; 38 grandchildren; and 59 great-grandchildren, with one on the way. She also was preceded in death by her parents; her stepmother, Lorena; a daughter, Judy Riniker; a daughter-in-law, Pat Schroeder; a grandson, Jeff Kaiser; six brothers, Cyril, Norbert, Earl, Edmund, Henry and Clair; and three sisters, Lillian Timmerman, Lorraine Fleege and Mercedes Bertjens.
Census DateLocationDescription
7 February 1920Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinPauline C. Droessler was listed as a daughter in Henry A. Droessler's household on the 1920 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; living next door to Joseph Droessler.1
  • Pauline C. Droessler was the maid of honor at the wedding of Norbert J. Droessler and Lorene J. Ruhland on 17 November 1936; Lorene Ruhland and Robert (Norbert) Droessler marriage announcement.

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_1988; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 106; Image: 41.

Edmund Droessler

M, b. circa 1917, d. before 2009
Father*Henry A. Droessler b. Jun 1887, d. 1972
Mother*Clara M. Flogel b. 7 Feb 1885, d. May 1943
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationEdmund Droessler was also known as Ed.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1917Edmund Droessler was born circa 1917 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Henry A. Droessler and Clara M. Flogel.
Deathbefore 2009Edmund Droessler died before 2009.
Census DateLocationDescription
7 February 1920Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinEdmund Droessler was listed as a son in Henry A. Droessler's household on the 1920 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; living next door to Joseph Droessler.1

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_1988; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 106; Image: 41.