Florence E. Miller

F, b. 6 December 1913, d. 13 November 1988
Father*William Miller
Mother*Clara Glazier
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore 1933As of before 1933,her married name was McPherson.

Child of Florence E. Miller and Clifford S. McPherson

William Miller

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Child of William Miller and Clara Glazier

Clara Glazier

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Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Miller.

Child of Clara Glazier and William Miller

James Clarence Knox

M, b. 29 November 1941, d. 6 October 2012
Father*Clarence Knox b. 10 Dec 1904, d. 11 Jun 1988
Mother*Gretta H. McPherson b. 14 Dec 1907, d. 3 Mar 1993
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJames Clarence Knox was also known as Jim.
  • James Clarence Knox was born on 29 November 1941 at Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Clarence Knox and Gretta H. McPherson.
  • James Clarence Knox died on 6 October 2012 at age 70 James Clarence Knox passed away on Oct. 6, 2012. Jim was born on Nov. 29, 1941, to Clarence and Gretta Knox in Platteville. He married Kathleen (McCabe) Knox on June 14, 1964. They have two daughters, Lezlie Knox (John Symms) and Sara Hook (Shawn Hook) and two grandsons, Alexander Symms and Corbin Hook. Other survivors include his brothers, Clayton and Douglas (Karen) Knox. He taught geography at the University of Wisconsin-Madison since 1968, retiring as Evjue-Bascom Professor in 2011. His teaching load routinely included a large introductory course along with advanced courses in geomorphology. Jim supervised the completion of 30 Ph.D. dissertations and 55 M.S. theses in geography and frequently sat on committees in external departments. His former graduate students hold many of the most prominent positions in the field of physical geography. Professional honors given to Jim Knox Fellowships from the Geological Society of America and the American Association for the Advancement of Science. He received multiple awards from the Association of American Geographers for his research and service to the profession. He authored or co-authored ~90 research publications which appearing in journals such as Science and Nature. In addition to his active career as a teacher and scholar, he enjoyed Badger Football and Basketball, genealogy, and spending time on the family farm. Jim’s Irish setters brought much happiness to his life. He was proud that both daughters followed him into education and thrilled that his grandsons delight in science. A memorial service will be held at 12:00 pm on Friday, October 12, 2012 at CRESS FUNERAL HOME, 3610 Speedway Road. A visitation will take place from 10:00 am until the time of service. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials to the UW Department of Geography, 550 N. Park Street, Madison WI 53706.

Evelyn Helmer

F, b. 26 August 1913, d. March 1941
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationEvelyn Helmer was also known as Hellmer.
Married Name7 June 1938As of 7 June 1938,her married name was Wunderlin.
  • Evelyn Helmer was born on 26 August 1913 at Harrison, Grant, Wisconsin.
  • She married Francis I. Wunderlin, son of Francis I. Wunderlin and Maude C. Horner, on 7 June 1938.
  • Evelyn Helmer died in March 1941 at age 27 mother and baby died together; Mrs Francis Wunderlin (Evelyn Helmer) and infant obituary.
    Dubuque Telegraph Herald March 31, 1941 - Mrs Francis Wunderlin (Evelyn Helmer) and infant obituary

Child of Evelyn Helmer and Francis I. Wunderlin

Mervin C. Broihahn

M, b. 28 August 1928, d. 23 October 2011
Father*Frederick Broihahn
Mother*Elizabeth Keehner
  • Mervin C. Broihahn was born on 28 August 1928.
  • He was the son of Frederick Broihahn and Elizabeth Keehner.
  • Mervin C. Broihahn died on 23 October 2011 at age 83 Mervin C. Broihahn, age 83, of Platteville, passed away at his home surrounded by his family on Oct. 23, 2011, after a courageous battle with cancer.

    He was born on Aug. 28, 1928, in Rockville, the youngest child of Frederick and Elizabeth (Keehner) Broihahn. He was united in marriage to Berniece Langkamp on Dec. 30, 1950, at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Platteville, prior to deployment in the Army. Mervin was a licensed cheese maker and milk truck operator until he and Berniece began farming in 1957. After leaving farming in 1970, he worked for the University of Platteville, retiring from the plumbing department in March 1991.

    After retirement from the university, Mervin kept busy by working for the First National Bank of Platteville as a bank runner for more than 13 years and with NAPA auto parts. He spent the majority of his time, however, doing what he loved most, applying his handyman skills to helping family, neighbors and friends fix and build things.

    He is survived by his loving and devoted wife, Berniece; children, Peg (Don) Kershner of Sun Prairie, and Fred (Amy) Broihahn of Madison; grandchildren, Amy (Scott) Gilmer, Angie and Kelly Broihahn, Zach, Brent and Paige Kershner, Jenna, Jake and Joey Broihahn; and a great-grandchild, Aidan Gilmer. He is further survived by a sister, Sylvia Schmitz of Lancaster; brother, Lester (Shirley) Broihahn of Lake Geneva; sister-in-law, Pat Broihahn of Lancaster; and many other family members and friends who lifted his spirits with their visits during his illness.

    He was preceded in death by his parents; children, Mervin Michael Broihahn on July 14, 2011, and infant daughter, Barbara Jean; and siblings, Carrie, Hubert, Ray, Rose, Mary, Ivan, Ivanelle, Alma and Ed.

    Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 27, 2011, at ST. MARY'S CATHOLIC CHURCH, Platteville. Burial will be at Calvary Cemetery, Platteville where military rites will be accorded by American Legion Post No. 42 and VFW No. 5274. Friends may call from 5 p.m. - 8 p.m. Wednesday at the MELBY-BENDORF FUNERAL HOME and CREMATORY, Platteville, where there will be a parish rosary at 8 p.m. Friends may also call from 9:30 a.m. until the time of the service at the church on Thursday. Memorials may be made to Southwest Health Center Hospice, 1400 Eastside Road, Platteville, WI 53818.

Children of Mervin C. Broihahn

George Powell

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Virgil W. Riesselman

M, b. 27 August 1933, d. 12 January 2005
Father*Virgil Riesselman
Mother*Eleanor Lang
  • Virgil W. Riesselman was born on 27 August 1933.
  • He was the son of Virgil Riesselman and Eleanor Lang.
  • Virgil W. Riesselman died on 12 January 2005 at age 71 Virgil W. Riesselman, 71, of 3106 Brunswick St., died Wednesday, Jan. 12, 2005, at the University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics, Madison. Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Mary's Catholic Church. Burial will be in Linwood Cemetery. Friends may call from 3 to 8 p.m. today at Egelhof, Siegert & Casper Westview Funeral Home, 2659 Kennedy Road, where there will be a wake service at 3 p.m. Mr. Riesselman retired from Dubuque Stamping and Mfg. Co. after more than 40 years of service. He was born on Aug. 27, 1933, in Dubuque, son of Virgil and Eleanor (Lang) Riesselman. He married ...

Mervin Michael Broihahn

M, b. 25 October 1951, d. 14 July 2011
Father*Mervin C. Broihahn b. 28 Aug 1928, d. 23 Oct 2011
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMervin Michael Broihahn was also known as Mike.
  • Mervin Michael Broihahn was born on 25 October 1951 at Iowa.
  • He was the son of Mervin C. Broihahn.
  • Mervin Michael Broihahn died on 14 July 2011 at Grant, Wisconsin, at age 59.

Barbara Jean Broihahn

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Father*Mervin C. Broihahn b. 28 Aug 1928, d. 23 Oct 2011
  • Barbara Jean Broihahn was the daughter of Mervin C. Broihahn.
  • Barbara Jean Broihahn died at died in infancy.

Frederick Broihahn

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Children of Frederick Broihahn and Elizabeth Keehner

Elizabeth Keehner

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Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Broihahn.

Children of Elizabeth Keehner and Frederick Broihahn

unknown (?)

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Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Seils.

Adolph Oscar Koepp

M, b. 9 February 1901, d. 22 July 1980
Father*Herman F. Koepp b. 22 Mar 1868, d. 29 Jan 1946
Mother*Mary Zastrow b. Oct 1866, d. 3 Jan 1930
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAdolph Oscar Koepp was also known as Otto.
  • Adolph Oscar Koepp married Agnes (?).
  • Adolph Oscar Koepp was born on 9 February 1901 at Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin, also reported as 8 Feb 1901.
  • He was the son of Herman F. Koepp and Mary Zastrow.
  • Adolph Oscar Koepp died on 22 July 1980 at Orange, California, at age 79.
Census DateLocation
26 April 1910Excelsior, Sauk, WisconsinAdolph Oscar Koepp was listed as a son in Herman F. Koepp's household on the 1910 Census at Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1736; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 0113; FHL microfilm: 1375749.

Herman Carl Koepp

M, b. 25 June 1903
Father*Herman F. Koepp b. 22 Mar 1868, d. 29 Jan 1946
Mother*Mary Zastrow b. Oct 1866, d. 3 Jan 1930
Census DateLocation
26 April 1910Excelsior, Sauk, WisconsinHerman Carl Koepp was listed as a son in Herman F. Koepp's household on the 1910 Census at Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1736; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 0113; FHL microfilm: 1375749.

Helena Alida Koepp

F, b. 24 May 1905, d. 8 October 1986
Father*Herman F. Koepp b. 22 Mar 1868, d. 29 Jan 1946
Mother*Mary Zastrow b. Oct 1866, d. 3 Jan 1930
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationHelena Alida Koepp was also known as Alyda.
Married NameHer married name was Paske.
Name VariationHelena Alida Koepp was also known as Alida.
  • Helena Alida Koepp married Arthur Julius Paske.
  • Helena Alida Koepp was born on 24 May 1905 at Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Herman F. Koepp and Mary Zastrow.
  • Helena Alida Koepp died on 8 October 1986 at Madison, Dane, Wisconsin, at age 81.
Census DateLocation
26 April 1910Excelsior, Sauk, WisconsinHelena Alida Koepp was listed as a daughter in Herman F. Koepp's household on the 1910 Census at Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1736; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 0113; FHL microfilm: 1375749.

William Koepp

M, b. circa May 1909
Father*Herman F. Koepp b. 22 Mar 1868, d. 29 Jan 1946
Mother*Mary Zastrow b. Oct 1866, d. 3 Jan 1930
Census DateLocation
26 April 1910Excelsior, Sauk, WisconsinWilliam Koepp was listed as a son in Herman F. Koepp's household on the 1910 Census at Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
1940Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CaliforniaWilliam Koepp was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California.2

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Excelsior, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1736; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 0113; FHL microfilm: 1375749.
  2. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California; Roll: m-t0627-00392; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 60-958.

Edwin Frederick Wilzewski

M, b. 13 September 1888, d. 13 December 1918

Child of Edwin Frederick Wilzewski and Myrtle C. Seils

Mable Seils

F, b. 26 June 1889, d. 10 October 1890
Father*John A. Seils b. 27 May 1865, d. 5 May 1946
Mother*Fredrica Grosinske b. 7 Feb 1869, d. 1 Nov 1922
  • Mable Seils was born on 26 June 1889 at Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of John A. Seils and Fredrica Grosinske.
  • Mable Seils died on 10 October 1890 at Sauk, Wisconsin, at age 1.

Victor John Seils

M, b. 22 November 1894, d. 6 June 1941
Father*John A. Seils b. 27 May 1865, d. 5 May 1946
Mother*Fredrica Grosinske b. 7 Feb 1869, d. 1 Nov 1922

Anna Helen Gaetzke

F, b. 11 February 1896, d. 12 December 1965
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Seils.

Christian J. Johnson

M, b. 1873, d. 1926

Child of Christian J. Johnson and Ida Grosinske

Carl Johnson

M, b. 1914, d. 1915
Father*Christian J. Johnson b. 1873, d. 1926
Mother*Ida Grosinske b. 11 Mar 1877, d. 18 Dec 1936

Otto G. Klein

M, b. 1877, d. 1946

Burr Henry Dickie

M, b. 2 April 1889, d. 25 July 1949

Lester Wesley Evanson

M, b. 7 April 1911, d. 19 November 1967
Father*George Daniel Evanson b. 4 Jul 1881, d. 1 Jun 1950
Mother*Ethel May Smith b. 15 May 1889, d. 23 Sep 1956
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLester Wesley Evanson was also known as Buck.
  • Lester Wesley Evanson was born on 7 April 1911 at Big Fork, Flathead, Montana.
  • He was the son of George Daniel Evanson and Ethel May Smith.
  • Lester Wesley Evanson married Grace Frances Richard, daughter of Frank Richard and Anna M. Bartho, on 11 October 1934 at Thompson Falls, Sanders, Montana, Marriage record of Grace Richard and Lester Evanson.
    Marriage record of Grace Richard and Lester Evanson 11 Oct 1934 Thompson Falls, Sanders, MT
  • Lester Wesley Evanson and Grace Frances Richard were divorced in May 1942 at Montana.
  • Lester Wesley Evanson married Nona Radford on 22 May 1957 at Superior, Mineral, Montana.
  • Lester Wesley Evanson died on 19 November 1967 at Missoula, Montana, at age 56.
  • He was buried after 19 November 1967 at Plains Cemetery, Plains, Sanders, Montana.

George Daniel Evanson

M, b. 4 July 1881, d. 1 June 1950
  • George Daniel Evanson married Ethel May Smith.
  • George Daniel Evanson was born on 4 July 1881 at Norway.
  • He died on 1 June 1950 at Sanders, Montana, at age 68.

Child of George Daniel Evanson and Ethel May Smith

Ethel May Smith

F, b. 15 May 1889, d. 23 September 1956
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Evanson.
  • Ethel May Smith married George Daniel Evanson.
  • Ethel May Smith was born on 15 May 1889 at Idaho.
  • She died on 23 September 1956 at Sanders, Montana, at age 67.

Child of Ethel May Smith and George Daniel Evanson

Hans Balthasar Schmerbauch

M, b. 20 July 1690, d. 11 February 1749
  • Hans Balthasar Schmerbauch was born on 20 July 1690.
  • He married Anna Katharina Günther on 3 November 1726.
  • Hans Balthasar Schmerbauch died on 11 February 1749 at age 58.

Child of Hans Balthasar Schmerbauch and Anna Katharina Günther

Anna Katharina Günther

F, b. circa 1690, d. after October 1728
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAnna Katharina Günther was also known as Gunther.
Married Name3 November 1726As of 3 November 1726,her married name was Schmerbauch.
  • Anna Katharina Günther was born circa 1690 at Büttstedt, Eichsfeld, Thüringen, Germany.
  • She married Hans Balthasar Schmerbauch on 3 November 1726.
  • Anna Katharina Günther died after October 1728.

Child of Anna Katharina Günther and Hans Balthasar Schmerbauch