Harold R. Shaffer

M, b. circa 1902

Mary (?)

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name26 June 1926As of 26 June 1926,her married name was Cerling.

Carol Ann Cerling

F, b. 23 January 1931, d. 23 January 1931
Father*Thure Adolph Emmanuel Cerling b. 16 Oct 1896, d. 13 Jan 1966
Mother*Alice M. Stenfelt b. 19 Oct 1900, d. 13 Apr 1966

Larry D. Cerling

M, b. 13 May 1950
Father*Charles Edward Cerling Sr. b. 1 Sep 1921, d. 16 Jan 1982
Mother*Agnes Macintosh Muir b. 29 Aug 1922, d. 30 Apr 2015

Scott Allen Cerling

M, b. 22 December 1956, d. 4 April 1991
Father*Charles Edward Cerling Sr. b. 1 Sep 1921, d. 16 Jan 1982
Mother*Agnes Macintosh Muir b. 29 Aug 1922, d. 30 Apr 2015

Robert Muir

M, b. 1886, d. 1956
Census DateLocation
3 April 1930York, DuPage, IllinoisRobert Muir was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at York, DuPage, Illinois.1
1940Elmhurst, DuPage, IllinoisHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1940 Census at Elmhurst, DuPage, Illinois.2
     Robert Muir and Elizabeth MacIntosh immigrated on 1 July 1923 to Quebec, Canada, Port of Arrival: Quebec, Canada
Ship Name: Athenia
Port of Departure: Glasgow, Scotland.

Child of Robert Muir and Elizabeth MacIntosh

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: York, DuPage, Illinois; Roll: 511; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 0005; Image: 216.0; FHL microfilm: 2340246.
  2. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Elmhurst, DuPage, Illinois; Roll: T627_796; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 22-6.

Elizabeth MacIntosh

F, b. 23 December 1888, d. 11 January 1943
Father*Duncan MacIntosh d. b 1930
Mother*Agnes McKnight b. 3 Mar 1866, d. 1952
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1917As of circa 1917,her married name was Muir.
  • Elizabeth MacIntosh was born on 23 December 1888 at Scotland.
  • She was the daughter of Duncan MacIntosh and Agnes McKnight.
  • Elizabeth MacIntosh married Robert Muir circa 1917.
  • Elizabeth MacIntosh died on 11 January 1943 at Elmhurst, DuPage, Illinois, at age 54.
Census DateLocation
3 April 1930York, DuPage, IllinoisElizabeth MacIntosh was listed as wife in Robert Muir's household on the 1930 Census at York, DuPage, Illinois.1
1940Elmhurst, DuPage, IllinoisElizabeth MacIntosh was listed as wife in Robert Muir's household on the 1940 Census at Elmhurst, DuPage, Illinois.2
     Elizabeth MacIntosh and Robert Muir immigrated on 1 July 1923 to Quebec, Canada, Port of Arrival: Quebec, Canada
Ship Name: Athenia
Port of Departure: Glasgow, Scotland.

Child of Elizabeth MacIntosh and Robert Muir

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: York, DuPage, Illinois; Roll: 511; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 0005; Image: 216.0; FHL microfilm: 2340246.
  2. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Elmhurst, DuPage, Illinois; Roll: T627_796; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 22-6.

Agnes McKnight

F, b. 3 March 1866, d. 1952
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was MacIntosh.
  • Agnes McKnight married Duncan MacIntosh.
  • Agnes McKnight was born on 3 March 1866 at Scotland.
  • She died in 1952.
Census DateLocation
3 April 1930York, DuPage, IllinoisAgnes McKnight was listed as mother-in-law in Robert Muir's household on the 1930 Census at York, DuPage, Illinois.1
1940Elmhurst, DuPage, IllinoisAgnes McKnight was listed as mother-in-law in Robert Muir's household on the 1940 Census at Elmhurst, DuPage, Illinois.2

Children of Agnes McKnight and Duncan MacIntosh

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: York, DuPage, Illinois; Roll: 511; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 0005; Image: 216.0; FHL microfilm: 2340246.
  2. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Elmhurst, DuPage, Illinois; Roll: T627_796; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 22-6.

Duncan MacIntosh

M, d. before 1930
  • Duncan MacIntosh married Agnes McKnight.
  • Duncan MacIntosh died before 1930.

Children of Duncan MacIntosh and Agnes McKnight

Jean MacIntosh

F
Father*Duncan MacIntosh d. b 1930
Mother*Agnes McKnight b. 3 Mar 1866, d. 1952

Ina MacIntosh

F
Father*Duncan MacIntosh d. b 1930
Mother*Agnes McKnight b. 3 Mar 1866, d. 1952
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Edmiston.

David Edmiston

M

Elaine Adair Mathews

F, b. 8 May 1927, d. 6 February 2009
Father*Harro Mathews b. 5 Sep 1904, d. 8 Jun 1978
Mother*Dorothy Mae Mitchell b. 23 Sep 1908, d. Sep 1999
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1953As of 1953,her married name was Briggs.

Richard Briggs

M, b. 1920, d. 2002
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationRichard Briggs was also known as Dick.

Dorothy Mae Mitchell

F, b. 23 September 1908, d. September 1999
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1925As of 1925,her married name was Mathews.

Child of Dorothy Mae Mitchell and Harro Mathews

infant son Cerling

M, b. 26 August 1947, d. 29 August 1947
Father*Charles Edward Cerling Sr. b. 1 Sep 1921, d. 16 Jan 1982
Mother*Agnes Macintosh Muir b. 29 Aug 1922, d. 30 Apr 2015

Donald W. Engelke

M, b. 18 December 1938, d. 16 April 2015
Father*Wilbur H. Engelke b. 29 Sep 1906, d. Nov 1957
Mother*Rosa Cecelia Rupp b. 6 Oct 1908, d. 13 Jan 1994
  • Donald W. Engelke was born on 18 December 1938 at Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Wilbur H. Engelke and Rosa Cecelia Rupp.
  • Donald W. Engelke died on 16 April 2015 at age 76 Donald W. Engelke, 76, of Platteville passed away on Thursday, April 16, 2015 at Manor Care of a stroke. Funeral services will be Noon, Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at the Melby Funeral Home & Crematory, Platteville. Rev. Jeff Pedersen will officiate. Burial will be at Hillside Cemetery, Platteville. Friends may call from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service at the Melby Funeral Home & Crematory. Memorials may be made to the Donald Engelke Memorial Fund. Online condolences can be made at www.melbyfh.com

    Donald was born on December 18, 1938 in Belmont, Wisconsin, the son of Wilbur and Rosa (Rupp) Engelke. He graduated from Platteville High School in 1957. Donald was united in marriage to Verla Appenzeller on June 3, 1961 at the First Methodist Church, Platteville. He was a dairy farmer in rural Platteville with his wife, Verla. Later he worked at Shakeproof Automatic Products, Lancaster and Land’s End, Dodgeville, until he moved to Platteville. He was a member of the Lutheran Church of Peace, Platteville. Don is survived by his wife, Verla; daughter, Chris (Craig) Nodorft of Fennimore, WI; grandson, Curtis, granddaughter, Cassie (TJ) Vavricka, granddaughter, Laura Engelke; three great-grandchildren, Haylee, Alexis and Jayden; brother-in-law, Earl (Jolene) Appenzeller of Platteville, and many other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his son, Terry, daughter-in-law, Evelyn, parents, sister, Velma, father and mother-in-law, Jim and Myrtle Appenzeller and sister-in-law, Mary Lou Appenzeller.
Census DateLocation
1940Elk Grove, Lafayette, WisconsinDonald W. Engelke was listed as a son in Wilbur H. Engelke's household on the 1940 Census at Elk Grove, Lafayette, Wisconsin.1

Child of Donald W. Engelke

Citations

  1. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Elk Grove, Lafayette, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4492; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 33-12.

Terry Engelke

M, d. before 2015
Father*Donald W. Engelke b. 18 Dec 1938, d. 16 Apr 2015

Evelyn (?)

F, d. before 2015
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Engelke.

Jim Appenzeller

M

Child of Jim Appenzeller and Myrtle (?)

Myrtle (?)

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Appenzeller.

Child of Myrtle (?) and Jim Appenzeller

Mary Lou Appenzeller

F, d. before 2015
Father*Jim Appenzeller
Mother*Myrtle (?)

Velma Engelke

F, b. circa 1931, d. before 2015
Father*Wilbur H. Engelke b. 29 Sep 1906, d. Nov 1957
Mother*Rosa Cecelia Rupp b. 6 Oct 1908, d. 13 Jan 1994
Census DateLocation
1940Elk Grove, Lafayette, WisconsinVelma Engelke was listed as a daughter in Wilbur H. Engelke's household on the 1940 Census at Elk Grove, Lafayette, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Elk Grove, Lafayette, Wisconsin; Roll: T627_4492; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 33-12.

Ada Amanda Marie Wise

F, b. 29 February 1896, d. 9 November 1965
Father*John H. Wise
Mother*Louise Kettler
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAda Amanda Marie Wise was also known as Ada M.
Married Namecirca 1915As of circa 1915,her married name was Riechers.

Children of Ada Amanda Marie Wise and Emil John Riechers

Margaret L. Riechers

F, b. 26 November 1929, d. 14 February 2015
Father*Emil John Riechers b. 7 Sep 1893, d. Jul 1975
Mother*Ada Amanda Marie Wise b. 29 Feb 1896, d. 9 Nov 1965
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1 November 1948As of 1 November 1948,her married name was Graves.
  • Margaret L. Riechers was born on 26 November 1929 at Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Emil John Riechers and Ada Amanda Marie Wise.
  • Margaret L. Riechers married Arnold L. Graves on 1 November 1948.
  • Margaret L. Riechers died on 14 February 2015 at age 85 Margaret L. (Riechers) Graves, 85, of Platteville, died on Saturday, February 14, 2015 at Agrace Hospice Center in Madison, following a brief illness. Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, February 21, 2015 at First English Lutheran Church, Platteville. Rev. Michael Short and Margaret’s son, Pastor Thomas Graves, will officiate. Burial will be at Hillside Cemetery, Platteville. Friends may call from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. on Friday, February 20, 2015 at First English Lutheran Church, or from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service on Saturday. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Lutheran World Relief or United Federation for the Blind. The Melby Funeral Home & Crematory, Platteville, is serving the family. Online condolences may be made at www.melbyfh.com.

    Margaret was born to Emil and Ada (Wise) Riechers on November 26, 1929 in Platteville. She was united in marriage to Arnold L. Graves on November 1, 1948 at First English Lutheran Church, Platteville. He preceded her in death on March 31, 2003. Margaret and Arnold farmed in the Platteville area until 1978. She was an active member of First English her entire adult life. She organized the nursery during church services, established greeters, and was chairman of the annual rummage sale for many, many years. In her 70’s and early 80’s she continued to be actively involved with providing layettes and sock dolls for Lutheran World Relief. Margaret is survived by her six children, Theresa Graves of Nyack, NY; Sandra (Thomas) Jordan of Madison; Christine Larson of Lenexa, KS; William (Tamara) Graves of Overland Park, KS; Thomas (Paula) Graves of Wisconsin Rapids; and Cynthia (James) Mudroch of Oklahoma City, OK; 15 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; brother, Donald (Wanda) Riechers of Diamond City, AR; three sisters-in-law, Ann Marie Riechers of Madison; Lorraine Riechers and Joyce Riechers both of Platteville; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Arnold; and brothers, Robert, Douglas, Guerdon, Leo, William, and Dean Riechers.

Arnold L. Graves

M, d. 31 March 2003

Robert Riechers

M, d. before 2015
Father*Emil John Riechers b. 7 Sep 1893, d. Jul 1975
Mother*Ada Amanda Marie Wise b. 29 Feb 1896, d. 9 Nov 1965

Douglas Riechers

M, d. before 2015
Father*Emil John Riechers b. 7 Sep 1893, d. Jul 1975
Mother*Ada Amanda Marie Wise b. 29 Feb 1896, d. 9 Nov 1965

Guerdon J. Riechers

M, b. 28 February 1918, d. 23 November 1980
Father*Emil John Riechers b. 7 Sep 1893, d. Jul 1975
Mother*Ada Amanda Marie Wise b. 29 Feb 1896, d. 9 Nov 1965

Leo H. Riechers

M, b. 12 January 1920, d. 31 August 2002
Father*Emil John Riechers b. 7 Sep 1893, d. Jul 1975
Mother*Ada Amanda Marie Wise b. 29 Feb 1896, d. 9 Nov 1965