Rachel Newlin

F, d. after 1714
Father*(?) Newlin d. b Aug 1714
Mother*Elizabeth (?) d. c 1717
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Jackson.

Ephraim Jackson

M, d. after 1714

Elizabeth Newlin

F, d. before 1714
Father*(?) Newlin d. b Aug 1714
Mother*Elizabeth (?) d. c 1717
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Pagett.

William Pagett

M, d. after 1714

Mary Mendenhall

F, b. circa 1665, d. 4 October 1728
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name17 April 1685As of 17 April 1685,her married name was Newlin.
  • Mary Mendenhall was born circa 1665 at England.
  • She married Nathaniel Newlin, son of (?) Newlin and Elizabeth (?), on 17 April 1685.
  • Mary Mendenhall died on 4 October 1728 at Chester, Pennsylvania.

Mary Hayes

F, b. circa 1642, d. 11 February 1727
Father*Jonathan Hayes b. c 1616
Mother*Margaret Merrick b. c 1620
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1673As of circa 1673,her married name was Taylor.
Married Name1 February 1700As of 1 February 1700,her married name was Selby.
  • Mary Hayes was born circa 1642 at Chatterwick, Cheshire, England.
  • She was the daughter of Jonathan Hayes and Margaret Merrick.
  • Mary Hayes married Robert Taylor, son of Thomas Taylor and Mary Barrow, circa 1673 at second marriage for him.
  • Mary Hayes married Joseph Selby on 1 February 1700 at second marriage for her, Chester, Pennsylvania.
  • Mary Hayes died on 11 February 1727 at Pennsylvania also reported as 11 Feb 1728.
     History of Chester County, PA - Robert Taylor family page 590.
History of Chester County, PA - Robert Taylor family page 590
Mary Hayes immigrated on 29 September 1683 to ship "Endeavor" from England to, Pennsylvania, Robert Taylor had arrived a year earlier. In Robert Taylor's will dated 24 April 1695 at Chester, Pennsylvania, Mary Hayes was named as executor; PENNSYLVANIA ARCHIVES, 3RD SERIES VOL.III, P.173 .
Transcript of will of: ROBERT TAYLOR .
Proved: 16 May 1695 .
Registered in will book "A", page 311 .
Office of Register of Wills, Philadelphia County .

I, Robert Taylor of Springfield in the County of Chester and province of Pensilveanea being weake in body (but) of good and perfect Remembrance by the providence of god do make and ordeane this to be my Last will and testement Revoking all former wills and testements whatever in manner and forme as followeth the (four) and twenty day of the Second Month called April in the year of our Lord one thousand six hundred ninty fiv(e) .

Imps I give unto my Loving wife the halfe of my Rayall Esteate in England which was setteled upon her at t(he) time of her marriage for her naturall Life with a good bedd and to have a Lawfull mentainnence at this place I now live on and Likewise to have a horse and a bovine beest for her naturall Life .

Secondly I leave unto my sonn Thomas Taylor the house and houseing and plantation I now Live on with the Land thereto belonging to him and his Heires for Ever and Likewise tow hundred Aikers of my Land in Marple .

(T)hirdly I give unto my sonn Jonathan Taylor tow hundred Aikers of Lande in Marple to him and his heires for Ever and twenty pounds of sillver moneyes .

(Four)thly I give unto my daughter Martha forty pounds of Silver moneyes when she is one and twenty yeares of age .

(Fi)fthly I give unto my sonn Jacob Taylor forty pounds of silver and to be set out upon the Countrey and to be paid him when hee Comes to bee one and twenty yeares of age

(Si)xthly I Leave the overplouse of all my personalle Esteata that I have here in pensilveanea to bee Equequly devided a(mong) my four Children that is to say Thomas Jonathan Jacob and Martha at the discression of my Exevutors (a)s the(y) beheave them selves and no further .

(Sev)enthly I Leave my Reall Esteate that I have in England as the(y) beheave themselves to bee devi(ded) at the desscrission of my Executors to bee devided amongst all my nine children And furthermore I Leave my deare and Loveng wife and brother Jonathan Heyes to bee my Lawfull Executors to see this my last will and testament performed .

ROBERT TAYLOR .
Walter Faucit .
John Maris .

Philadelphia 16th day of May 1695 personallie appeared before mee Patrick Robinson Secrie of ye province of Pennsylvania the above named Walter Faucit and John Maris who did solemnly attest according to Law that they saw the above named Robert Taylor sign, seal, publish and declare ye above to be his last will and testament and yat att the doing yeof he was of a sound & disposing mind & memory to the best of their Knowledge.

Pat Robinson, Secry.

Children of Mary Hayes and Robert Taylor

Joseph Selby

M, b. circa 1642

Jonathan Hayes

M, b. circa 1616

Children of Jonathan Hayes and Margaret Merrick

Margaret Merrick

F, b. circa 1620
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Hayes.
  • Margaret Merrick married Jonathan Hayes.
  • Margaret Merrick was born circa 1620.

Children of Margaret Merrick and Jonathan Hayes

Mary Achelly

F, b. 1650, d. 28 September 1699
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name3 April 1678As of 3 April 1678,her married name was Fincher.
Married Name3 June 1678As of 3 June 1678,her married name was Fincher.
Married Name26 February 1689As of 26 February 1689,her married name was Sibthorp.
Married Name26 February 1689As of 26 February 1689,her married name was Sibthorpe.
  • Mary Achelly was born in 1650 at England.
  • She married Francis Fincher on 3 June 1678 at Quaker Monthly Meeting of Worcestershire, Worcester, England.
    Marriage of Francis Fincher and Mary Achelly 03 June 1678 at Monthly Meeting of Worcestershire, England
  • Mary Achelly married Christopher Sibthorpe on 26 February 1689 at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
  • Mary Achelly died on 28 September 1699 at Philadelphia, Lancaster, Pennsylvania.
  • She was buried after 28 September 1699 at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, buried with her first husband, Francis Fincher.
    US Quaker Periodicals - death of Mary Sibthorpe - wife of Francis Fincher - 28 Sep 1699
     Mary Achelly immigrated with Francis Fincher in 1683 at from Worcester, England to, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; first Quaker meeting in Philadelphia was 14 Mar 1683.

Children of Mary Achelly and Francis Fincher

Thomas Taylor

M, b. 1594, d. January 1669
Father*John Taylor
  • Thomas Taylor was born in 1594 at Cheshire, England.
  • He was the son of John Taylor.
  • Thomas Taylor married Mary Barrow on 21 September 1630.
  • Thomas Taylor died in January 1669 at Clatterwick, Little Leigh, Cheshire, England.

Child of Thomas Taylor and Mary Barrow

John Taylor

M

Child of John Taylor

Mary Barrow

F, b. 1598
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name21 September 1630As of 21 September 1630,her married name was Taylor.
  • Mary Barrow was born in 1598 at Davenham, Cheshire, England.
  • She married Thomas Taylor, son of John Taylor, on 21 September 1630.

Child of Mary Barrow and Thomas Taylor

Lorraine R. Droessler

F, b. 10 August 1923, d. 31 May 2009
Father*Henry A. Droessler b. Jun 1887, d. 1972
Mother*Clara M. Flogel b. 7 Feb 1885, d. May 1943
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name10 September 1947As of 10 September 1947,her married name was Fleege.
  • Lorraine R. Droessler was born on 10 August 1923 at Grant, Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Henry A. Droessler and Clara M. Flogel.
  • Lorraine R. Droessler witnessed the marriage of Norbert J. Droessler and Lorene J. Ruhland on 17 November 1936; Lorene Ruhland and Robert (Norbert) Droessler marriage announcement.
  • Lorraine R. Droessler married Harold J. Fleege on 10 September 1947.
  • Lorraine R. Droessler died on 31 May 2009 at Wisconsin at age 85 Lorraine R. Fleege, 85, of Hazel Green, died Sunday, May 31, 2009, at Southwest Health Center Nursing Home, Cuba City, surrounded by her loving family. Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, June 3, at St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Sinsinawa. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Friends may call from 2 to 8 p.m. today at Casey Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Cuba City, where the parish rosary will be recited at 2 p.m. Friends also may call from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. She was born on Aug. 10, 1923, in Kieler, daughter of Henry and Clara (Flogel) Droessler. She married Harold J. Fleege on Sept. 10, 1947, at Immaculate Conception Church in Kieler; he preceded her in death on March 17, 2007. She received her Certified Nursing Assistant degree and worked for a period of time at the Hazel Green Hospital. Lorraine was a gentle, faith-inspired person and a tender loving guardian as she watched and cared for her grandchildren. She faithfully prayed the rosary daily. Lorraine was well-known for her baking, especially her sweet rolls and bread. She was an enthusiastic sports fan and especially loved watching the Cubs. She was a member of the St. Joseph's Council of Catholic Women and sang with the church choir for more than 50 years. Surviving are a daughter, Mary Clare (Keith) Richard, of Hazel Green; six sons, Sam (Mary Jo) Fleege, of Dubuque, Marty (Susan) Fleege, of Cuba City, Paul (Nancy) Fleege, of East Dubuque, Ill., Lawrence (Jane) Fleege, of Hazel Green, Matthew (Diane) Fleege, of Platteville, and Fred (Julie) Fleege, of Hazel Green; two brothers, Arvel (Kay) Droessler, of Florida, and Henry (Juanita) Droessler Jr., of Kieler; two sisters, Pauline Schroeder, of Lancaster, and Mercedes Bertjens, of Cuba City; four sisters-in-law, Margaret Droessler, of Kieler, Mary Jo Droessler, of Colorado, Rosie Fleege, of Cuba City, and Jeanne Fleege, of East Dubuque; two brothers and sisters-in-law, Robert (Evelyn) Fleege, of East Dubuque, and Richard (Betty) Fleege, of Summerfield, Fla; 20 grandchildren, Trevor (Tanya), Trista and Trent Fleege, Sara (Ben) Hanten and Kenny (Rachel) Fleege, Jason (Heather) and Jacob Fleege, Alicia, Cassandra, Sabrina and Marissa Fleege, Adam Fleege and Natasha (Christopher) Geyer, Megan, Carter and Taylor Fleege, and Brent, Andrew, Evan and Michael Richard; three stepgrandchildren, Brian, Katie and Ben Ferring; and four great-grandchildren, Tjaden and Jaycee Fleege, Addison Hanten and Owen Fleege. She also was preceded in death by her parents, Henry and Clara Droessler; her stepmother, Lorena; two grandsons, Benjamin and Jared Fleege; a daughter-in-law, Jean (Arand) Fleege; five brothers, Cyril, Norbert, Earl, Ed and Clair Droessler; and a sister, Lillian Timmerman; five brothers-in-law, Vincent Timmerman, Ervin Schroeder, Walt Bertjens, Melvin Fleege and Jerome "Bud" Fleege ; and three sisters-in-law, Irma Droessler, Loreen Droessler and Helen Droessler.

Harold J. Fleege

M, d. 17 March 2007

Arvel Leo Droessler

M, b. 30 May 1927, d. 26 June 2013
Father*Henry A. Droessler b. Jun 1887, d. 1972
Mother*Clara M. Flogel b. 7 Feb 1885, d. May 1943
  • Arvel Leo Droessler was born on 30 May 1927 at Grant, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Henry A. Droessler and Clara M. Flogel.
  • Arvel Leo Droessler died on 26 June 2013 at Florida at age 86.

Henry Droessler Jr.

M, b. 26 December 1925, d. 9 July 2009
Father*Henry A. Droessler b. Jun 1887, d. 1972
Mother*Clara M. Flogel b. 7 Feb 1885, d. May 1943
  • Henry Droessler Jr. was born on 26 December 1925 at Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Henry A. Droessler and Clara M. Flogel.
  • Henry Droessler Jr. died on 9 July 2009 at age 83 Henry was born on December 26, 1925, in Kieler, Wisconsin, the son of Henry and Clara (Flogel) Droessler. He married Juanita K. Ihm on April 29, 1947, at Immaculate Conception Church in Kieler. Henry ran the family farm near Kieler and was a member of the Carpenters Union. Later he worked in maintenance at Mt. St. Francis in Dubuque, where he retired at age 81. Henry was a member of the Knights of Columbus, Immaculate Conception Holy Name, Immaculate Conception Parish Council and the Jamestown Volunteer Fire Department. Survivors include his wife, Juanita, of Kieler; three daughters, Meg Larkin, of Rockford, IL, Mary Lee (Jack) Powell, of Dickeyville, and Klara (fianc, Rick) Droessler, of St. Paul, MN; three sons, Gary (Julie) Droessler, of Cuba City, Arlie (Sally) Droessler, of Kieler, and Carl (Susie) Droessler, of Menominee, IL; two sisters, Pauline Schroeder, of Lancaster, and Mercedes Bertjens, of Cuba City; a brother Arvel (Kay) Droessler, of Florida; two sisters-in-law, Margaret Droessler, of Kieler, and Mary Jo Droessler, of Colorado; eighteen grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, Henry and Clara Droessler; his stepmother, Lorena (Kaiser) Droessler; two sisters, Lillian Timmerman and Lorraine Fleege; and five brothers, Cyril, Norbert, Ed, Earl, and Clair.

Mercedes M. Droessler

F, b. 26 September 1921, d. 30 December 2010
Father*Henry A. Droessler b. Jun 1887, d. 1972
Mother*Clara M. Flogel b. 7 Feb 1885, d. May 1943
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Bertjens.
  • Mercedes M. Droessler married Walt Bertjens.
  • Mercedes M. Droessler was born on 26 September 1921.
  • She was the daughter of Henry A. Droessler and Clara M. Flogel.
  • Mercedes M. Droessler died on 30 December 2010 at age 89 Mercedes M. Bertjens, 89, of Cuba City, died Thursday, Dec. 30, 2010, at Southwest Health Center Nursing Home, Cuba City. Services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 4, at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church, Cuba City, where friends may call after 9 a.m. Arrangements are pending at Casey Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Cuba City.

Walt Bertjens

M, d. before 2009

Lorena Kaiser

F, d. before 2009
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Nameafter 1943As of after 1943,her married name was Droessler.

Clair D. Droessler

M, b. 12 November 1929, d. 10 August 2007
Father*Henry A. Droessler b. Jun 1887, d. 1972
Mother*Clara M. Flogel b. 7 Feb 1885, d. May 1943
  • Clair D. Droessler was born on 12 November 1929 at Grant, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Henry A. Droessler and Clara M. Flogel.
  • Clair D. Droessler witnessed the marriage of Norbert J. Droessler and Lorene J. Ruhland on 17 November 1936; Lorene Ruhland and Robert (Norbert) Droessler marriage announcement.
  • Clair D. Droessler died on 10 August 2007 at Colorado at age 77.

Leo Murphy

M

Children of Leo Murphy and Mary Ann O'Shaughnessy

Mary Ann O'Shaughnessy

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Murphy.

Children of Mary Ann O'Shaughnessy and Leo Murphy

Peter W. Murphy

M, b. 20 January 1928, d. 21 August 2009
Father*Leo Murphy
Mother*Mary Ann O'Shaughnessy
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationPeter W. Murphy was also known as Pete.
  • Peter W. Murphy was born on 20 January 1928.
  • He was the son of Leo Murphy and Mary Ann O'Shaughnessy.
  • Peter W. Murphy died on 21 August 2009 at age 81 Peter "Pete" W. Murphy, 81, of Kieler, passed away Friday, Aug. 21, 2009, at the Veterans Hospital, Madison, surrounded by his family. Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 25, at Immaculate Conception Parish, Kieler. Burial will be in the church cemetery, where military rites will be accorded by the Veterans of Foreign Wars 6455, of Dickeyville. Friends may call from 3 to 8 p.m. today at Immaculate Conception Parish Center, Kieler. The Haudenshield Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Kieler, is in charge of arrangements. He was born on Jan. 20, 1928, in Cadott, son of Leo A. and Marie (O'Shaughnassy) Murphy. He married Barbara A. Hughes on Sept. 27, 1958, at St. Victor's Church in Monroe. He grew up on a small farm in the Gays Mills area. At the young age of 12, he started helping his father paint and decorate churches, and he continued up until his passing. He joined the Army at the age of 17 and fought in World War II. He was called back to service for the Korean War. After his service to his country, he continued decorating churches. Decorating was more than a job for Peter, his strong faith and love of working with the priests made it a lifelong love. Flying and airplanes was another passion. Peter had a special love for all his children. He was a caring and humble person who always put others first. He will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him. Surviving are his wife, Barbara A. Murphy; three sons, Dr. Patrick (Laura) Murphy, of Richland Center, Mark (Audrey) Murphy and Leo (Karen) Murphy, both of Kieler; a daughter, Patricia (David) Molitor, of Sun Prairie; 17 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and two sisters, Margaret Droessler and Kathleen (Arvel) Droessler. He was preceded in death by his parents; three brothers, Francis Murphy, Tom Murphy and Robert Murphy; and a brother-in-law, Earl Droessler.

Francis Murphy

M, d. before 2009
Father*Leo Murphy
Mother*Mary Ann O'Shaughnessy

Tom Murphy

M, d. before 2009
Father*Leo Murphy
Mother*Mary Ann O'Shaughnessy

Robert Murphy

M, d. before 2009
Father*Leo Murphy
Mother*Mary Ann O'Shaughnessy

Josephine Mauer

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Durley.

Ollie M. Shanks

F, b. March 1897
Father*Charles Washington Shanks b. May 1860, d. b 1920
Mother*Ida May Radke b. Jan 1870
Census DateLocation
1900Bear Creek, Poweshiek, IowaOllie M. Shanks was listed as a daughter in Charles Washington Shanks's household on the 1900 Census at Bear Creek, Poweshiek, Iowa.1
1910Bear Creek, Poweshiek, IowaOllie M. Shanks was listed as a daughter in Charles Washington Shanks's household on the 1910 Census at Bear Creek, Poweshiek, Iowa.2

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Bear Creek, Poweshiek, Iowa; Roll: 456; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 0095; FHL microfilm: 1240456.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Bear Creek, Poweshiek, Iowa; Roll: T624_421; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 0110; FHL microfilm: 1374434.

Leona P. Shanks

F, b. November 1898
Father*Charles Washington Shanks b. May 1860, d. b 1920
Mother*Ida May Radke b. Jan 1870
Census DateLocation
1900Bear Creek, Poweshiek, IowaLeona P. Shanks was listed as a daughter in Charles Washington Shanks's household on the 1900 Census at Bear Creek, Poweshiek, Iowa.1
1910Bear Creek, Poweshiek, IowaLeona P. Shanks was listed as a daughter in Charles Washington Shanks's household on the 1910 Census at Bear Creek, Poweshiek, Iowa.2
1920Bear Creek, Poweshiek, IowaLeona P. Shanks was listed as a daughter in Ida May Radke's household on the 1920 Census at Bear Creek, Poweshiek, Iowa.3

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Bear Creek, Poweshiek, Iowa; Roll: 456; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 0095; FHL microfilm: 1240456.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Bear Creek, Poweshiek, Iowa; Roll: T624_421; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 0110; FHL microfilm: 1374434.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Bear Creek, Poweshiek, Iowa; Roll: T625_511; Page: 15B; Enumeration District: 120; Image: 49.