Enoch Wickersham

M, b. 21 July 1786
Father*Abner Wickersham
Mother*Mary Taylor
Life EventDateDescription
Birth21 July 1786Enoch Wickersham was born on 21 July 1786.
He was the son of Abner Wickersham and Mary Taylor.

Ellis Wickersham

M, b. 24 March 1789
Father*Abner Wickersham
Mother*Mary Taylor
Life EventDateDescription
Birth24 March 1789Ellis Wickersham was born on 24 March 1789.
He was the son of Abner Wickersham and Mary Taylor.

Caleb P. Mercer

M, b. 21 January 1840, d. 5 March 1840
Father*Pennock Mercer b. 25 Nov 1813, d. 3 May 1891
Mother*Ann Eliza Pyle b. 23 Mar 1815, d. 23 Dec 1902
Life EventDateDescription
Birth21 January 1840Caleb P. Mercer was born on 21 January 1840 at Chester, Pennsylvania.
He was the son of Pennock Mercer and Ann Eliza Pyle.
Death5 March 1840Caleb P. Mercer died on 5 March 1840 at 1 month, 15 days, Chester, Pennsylvania.

Johannes Johnson

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Life EventDateDescription
Marriagebefore 1870Johannes Johnson married Malena Johnsdatter Hestvold, daughter of John Johnsen Hestvold and Kristine Johnsdatter (?), before 1870.

William J. Kaun

M, b. 11 June 1886, d. 3 November 1964
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageWilliam J. Kaun married Ella Katherina Dorothea Gade.
Birth11 June 1886William J. Kaun was born on 11 June 1886 at Wisconsin.
Death3 November 1964He died on 3 November 1964 at age 78.
Burialafter 3 November 1964He was buried after 3 November 1964 at Trinity Lutheran Cemetery, Lime Ridge, Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • In September 1945 article: 5 Kaun Brothers serve - sons of William J Kaun - Alvin, Paul, Alfred, Harold, Robert.
    The Capital Times (Madison, Wisconsin) 20 Sep 1945 - 5 Kaun Brothers serve - sons of William J Kaun - Alvin, Paul, Alfred, Harold, Robert

Children of William J. Kaun and Ella Katherina Dorothea Gade

Ella Katherina Dorothea Gade

F, b. 21 July 1886, d. 9 March 1957
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Kaun.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageElla Katherina Dorothea Gade married William J. Kaun.
Birth21 July 1886Ella Katherina Dorothea Gade was born on 21 July 1886 at Wisconsin.
Death9 March 1957She died on 9 March 1957 at age 70.
Burialafter 9 March 1957She was buried after 9 March 1957 at Trinity Lutheran Cemetery, Lime Ridge, Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • In September 1945 article: 5 Kaun Brothers serve - sons of William J Kaun - Alvin, Paul, Alfred, Harold, Robert.

Children of Ella Katherina Dorothea Gade and William J. Kaun

Steven Kent Kaun

M, b. 10 August 1961, d. 18 December 2011
Father*Richard M. Kaun b. 14 Jan 1927, d. 11 Sep 2015
Life EventDateDescription
Birth10 August 1961Steven Kent Kaun was born on 10 August 1961.
He was the son of Richard M. Kaun.
Death18 December 2011Steven Kent Kaun died on 18 December 2011 at age 50 Steven Kent Kaun, who was born on August 10, 1961 passed away unexpectedly of a cardiac arrest on December 18, 2011 at the Sauk Prairie Memorial Hospital at the age of 50.

He is survived by his wife: JoAnn Kaun of Loganville

His son, Spencer and daughter, Shannan both of Loganville

His parents: Richard and Louise Kaun of Reedsburg

Sister: Jody (Brian) Calhoun of Montello

Brother: Scott Kaun and nephew Hunter of Reedsburg

Stepson: Ssgt Dustan Chalupecky and step Grandson Joseph Chalupecky of Lackland AFB, San Antonio, TX

Stepdaughter: Toni (Jason) Thorne of Reedsburg

The mother of his children: Amy Kaun of Reedsburg

We celebrate his life with a memorial service on Thursday, December 22, 2011 at 5:00 P.M. in St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, Loganville with Pastor Christopher Miller officiating. Visitation will be on Thursday at the church from 3-5 P.M. Memorials of remembrance may be made for the children’s education fund in lieu of flowers. The Farber Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements.

Dorothy Kaun

F, b. 19 July 1923, d. 26 March 2018
Father*William J. Kaun b. 11 Jun 1886, d. 3 Nov 1964
Mother*Ella Katherina Dorothea Gade b. 21 Jul 1886, d. 9 Mar 1957
Dorothy Kaun - Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI 1942
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name1 September 1947As of 1 September 1947,her married name was Derringer.
Married Name1 September 1947As of 1 September 1947,her married name was Deringer.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth19 July 1923Dorothy Kaun was born on 19 July 1923.
She was the daughter of William J. Kaun and Ella Katherina Dorothea Gade.
Marriage1 September 1947Dorothy Kaun married Glenn J. Deringer on 1 September 1947.
Death26 March 2018Dorothy Kaun died on 26 March 2018 at age 94 Dorothy G. Deringer, age 94, of Janesville died on Monday, March 26, 2018 at her home. She was born in Loganville, WI on July 19, 1923, the daughter of the late William and Ella (Gade) Kaun. Dorothy graduated from high school, and she later married Glenn J. Deringer on September 1, 1947 in West Allis, WI. He predeceased her on March 30, 1992. Dorothy was a very active and devoted member of Mt. Calvary Lutheran Church for many years. Over the years, Dorothy did babysitting, waitressing, and worked as a sales clerk and doing alterations at JC Penney. She also owned her own upholstering business for over 20 years, bringing life back to worn out furniture. Dorothy was a very active and independent woman, who enjoyed water walking at the YMCA, participating in all the activities where she lived, as well as playing pinochle with her friends. She was a very active volunteer in the community, putting her talents to use at the Literacy Council, ECHO, River Place Apartments, and her church for decades.

She is survived by her two children, Carol (James) Schmeling of Janesville and William (Darla) Deringer of Novi, MI; grandchildren and great-grandchildren who she adored: Bradley (Christy) Deringer of Novi, MI and their son: Jon; Sara (Jamey Kohorst) Deringer-Kohorst of Holt, MI and their children: Asher and Scarlett; and Dr. Tamara (Dr. Russell) Grant of York, United Kingdom. She is further survived by her sisters, Leona Jones of Janesville and Arlene Peterson of Tacoma, WA; her sisters-in-law, Louise Kaun of Loganville, WI and Jenny Kaun of Reedsburg, WI; her very special friends and pinochle players: Betty, Pat, Glenis and Pat; and many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. In addition to her husband and parents, she was predeceased by her granddaughter, Melissa Schmeling; brothers: Edmund, Harold, Paul, Alfred, Alvin, Robert, William, and Richard; and her brother-in-law, Evan Jones.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, April 3, 2018 at Mt. Calvary Lutheran Church with Rev. David Bergelin officiating. Burial will be at Milton Lawns Memorial Park. Visitation will be on Monday from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at the Whitcomb – Lynch Funeral Home and again on Tuesday from 10 a.m. until the time of the service at the church. Memorials would be greatly appreciated if they were made to Agrace HospiceCare or ECHO.
Burialafter 26 March 2018She was buried after 26 March 2018 at Milton Lawns Memorial Park, Janesville, Rock, Wisconsin.
  • Dorothy Kaun graduated in 1942 at Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Glenn J. Deringer

M, d. 30 March 1992
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationGlenn J. Deringer was also known as Derringer.
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage1 September 1947Glenn J. Deringer married Dorothy Kaun, daughter of William J. Kaun and Ella Katherina Dorothea Gade, on 1 September 1947.
Death30 March 1992Glenn J. Deringer died on 30 March 1992.

Richard H. Abbott

M, b. 1941, d. 18 February 2018
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationRichard H. Abbott was also known as Dick.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageRichard H. Abbott married Mary Lynn Jo Ferstl, daughter of Joseph H. Ferstl and Vera T. Grauvogl.
Birth1941Richard H. Abbott was born in 1941 at Wisconsin.
Death18 February 2018He died on 18 February 2018 at Wisconsin Richard H. Abbott, “Dick,” 77, of Hartford, passed away Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018, at the Aurora Medical Center-Grafton, surrounded by his loving family.

Richard was born to Douglas G. and Lucille E. (nee Wagner) Abbott in Hartford. He graduated from high school in Pine City, Minnesota, and served as a brother in Detroit and Fort Wayne, Indiana. He also served as an orderly part time at Hartford Memorial Hospital. In 1966, he joined the United States Army and was honorably discharged in 1969. He was united in marriage to Mary Lynn Jo Ferstl on Oct. 16, 1971, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Reedsburg. He worked for International Stamping (Midas) in Hartford, retiring after 30 years. He enjoyed gardening; watching movies, especially Turner Classic movies always with a bowl of popcorn; visiting family in Cornell, Iowa and Indiana; seeing shows at the Fireside; and taking day bus tours with Mary. He was dedicated to God, the church, and serving others. He served as a Eucharistic Minister and a lay minister; confirmation teacher for both St. Lawrence and St. Kilian Catholic Churches; an altar server; a past grand knight of the Knights of Columbus Council 2689; Fourth Degree Knights of Columbus; member of the Third Order of Saint Francis; and a prior president of Senior Friends, Hartford.

Richard is survived by his beloved wife of 46 years, Mary Abbott; loving children, Brian (Sara) Abbott of Cornell, James “Jim” Abbott of Hartford and Lynn (Dan) Biertzer of Hartford; cherished grandchildren, Grady and Emma Abbott of Cornell, and Evan and Lucy Biertzer of Hartford; dear siblings, Dorothy (Tom) Waddell of Grafton, Lenore Abbott of Cudahy, Douglas (Sue) Abbott of Waukesha and Dianne Abbott of Yucaipa, California; and dear siblings-in-law, Karen Ferstl of Sheboygan, Kenneth Ferstl of Denton, Texas, Kolleen Johnson of Cottage Grove, and Sue Ferstl of La Valle. He is further survived by loved nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

He is preceded in death by his parents; parents-in-law, Joseph and Vera Ferstl; siblings, Donald Abbott and Tom (Delores) Abbott; and siblings-in-law, Allen Ferstl, Andrew Johnson, and Sondra Ferstl.

A Memorial Mass for Richard will be held at 11:30 a.m. Friday, Feb. 23, at St. Lawrence Catholic Church (4886 Highway 175 Hartford, WI 53027) with the Rev. Davies Edassery officiating. Family will greet relatives and friends at the church Friday from 9:30-11:15 a.m. Following Mass, military honors will be performed.

Private internment will be in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Hartford.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to St. Lawrence Catholic Church are appreciated. The Shimon Funeral Home is assisting the family.

Ariel Ferstl

F, d. 9 February 2003
Father*Allen J. Ferstl b. 25 May 1955, d. 3 Oct 2015
Life EventDateDescription
Ariel Ferstl was the daughter of Allen J. Ferstl.
Death9 February 2003Ariel Ferstl died on 9 February 2003.

Gene Schutt

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Life EventDateDescription
MarriageGene Schutt married Pat (?).

Pat (?)

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Schutt.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriagePat (?) married Gene Schutt.

Marie Prieskorn

F, d. before 1868
Father*Johann Prieskorn b. 13 Jun 1804, d. 23 Mar 1868
Mother*Louise Prohl b. 1808, d. 31 Jan 1871
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Handwell.
Married NameHer married name was Hanwedell.
Life EventDateDescription
Marie Prieskorn was the daughter of Johann Prieskorn and Louise Prohl.
MarriageMarie Prieskorn married (?) Handwell.
Deathbefore 1868Marie Prieskorn died before 1868 mentioned as deceased sister in Gottfried Prieskorn's will (1904). Also lists 3 children.
Not mentioned in father's burial record (1868).

Children of Marie Prieskorn and (?) Handwell

(?) Handwell

M, d. before 1904
Name TypeDateDescription
Name Variation(?) Handwell was also known as (?) Hanwedell.
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage(?) Handwell married Marie Prieskorn, daughter of Johann Prieskorn and Louise Prohl.
Deathbefore 1904(?) Handwell died before 1904.

Children of (?) Handwell and Marie Prieskorn

Minnie Handwell

F, d. after 1904
Father*(?) Handwell d. b 1904
Mother*Marie Prieskorn d. b 1868
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMinnie Handwell was also known as Hanwedell.
Married NameHer married name was Reickert.
Life EventDateDescription
Minnie Handwell was the daughter of (?) Handwell and Marie Prieskorn.
MarriageMinnie Handwell married (?) Reickert.
Deathafter 1904Minnie Handwell died after 1904.
  • Minnie Handwell was listed as a beneficiary in Gottfried Prieskorn's will in 1905; probate for Gottfried Prieskorn.

(?) Reickert

M
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage(?) Reickert married Minnie Handwell, daughter of (?) Handwell and Marie Prieskorn.

William Handwell

M, d. after 1904
Father*(?) Handwell d. b 1904
Mother*Marie Prieskorn d. b 1868
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationWilliam Handwell was also known as Hanwedell.
Life EventDateDescription
William Handwell was the son of (?) Handwell and Marie Prieskorn.
Deathafter 1904William Handwell died after 1904.
  • William Handwell was listed as a beneficiary in Gottfried Prieskorn's will in 1905; probate for Gottfried Prieskorn.

Rudolf Handwell

M, d. after 1904
Father*(?) Handwell d. b 1904
Mother*Marie Prieskorn d. b 1868
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationRudolf Handwell was also known as Hanwedell.
Life EventDateDescription
Rudolf Handwell was the son of (?) Handwell and Marie Prieskorn.
Deathafter 1904Rudolf Handwell died after 1904.
  • Rudolf Handwell was listed as a beneficiary in Gottfried Prieskorn's will in 1905; probate for Gottfried Prieskorn.

Elizabeth Brickl

F, b. 23 March 1889
Adoptive father*Daniel George Brickl b. 21 Mar 1857, d. 7 Jul 1900
Adoptive mother*Mary Blau b. 25 Dec 1863, d. 10 May 1949
Life EventDateDescription
Birth23 March 1889Elizabeth Brickl was born on 23 March 1889 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Daniel George Brickl and Mary Blau.
  • Elizabeth Brickl was adopted circa 1891 at from an orphanage, LaCrosse, Wisconsin.
  • She was listed as a beneficiary in Daniel George Brickl's will on 31 March 1902 at Sauk, Wisconsin.

(?) Newell

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Life EventDateDescription
Marriage(?) Newell married Elizabeth Maria Celleyham, daughter of Hiram Celleyham and Elizabeth Ann Farley.

Frank Hays

M
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageFrank Hays married Harriett Lane Celleyham, daughter of Hiram Celleyham and Elizabeth Ann Farley.
  • Frank Hays witnessed the burial of Hiram Monroe Celleyham in 1921 at Spring Green Cemetery, Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin; Hiram Monroe Celleyham (Cellyham) funeral notice.

(?) Nield

M
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage(?) Nield married Edna Bell Celleyham, daughter of Hiram Celleyham and Elizabeth Ann Farley.

Child of (?) Nield and Edna Bell Celleyham

Faye Nield

F
Father*(?) Nield
Mother*Edna Bell Celleyham b. c 1866
Life EventDateDescription
Faye Nield was the daughter of (?) Nield and Edna Bell Celleyham.

Freiderich Gade

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Father*Johann Heinrich Ludwig Gade b. 27 Oct 1829, d. 29 Nov 1906
Mother*Anna Lueckensmeier b. 27 Nov 1842, d. 14 Jul 1912
Life EventDateDescription
Freiderich Gade was the son of Johann Heinrich Ludwig Gade and Anna Lueckensmeier.

Dorothea Gade

F
Father*Johann Heinrich Ludwig Gade b. 27 Oct 1829, d. 29 Nov 1906
Mother*Anna Lueckensmeier b. 27 Nov 1842, d. 14 Jul 1912
Life EventDateDescription
Dorothea Gade was the daughter of Johann Heinrich Ludwig Gade and Anna Lueckensmeier.

Emma Gade

F
Father*Johann Heinrich Ludwig Gade b. 27 Oct 1829, d. 29 Nov 1906
Mother*Anna Lueckensmeier b. 27 Nov 1842, d. 14 Jul 1912
Life EventDateDescription
Emma Gade was the daughter of Johann Heinrich Ludwig Gade and Anna Lueckensmeier.

August Gade

M
Father*Johann Heinrich Ludwig Gade b. 27 Oct 1829, d. 29 Nov 1906
Mother*Anna Lueckensmeier b. 27 Nov 1842, d. 14 Jul 1912
Life EventDateDescription
August Gade was the son of Johann Heinrich Ludwig Gade and Anna Lueckensmeier.

Edward Gade

M
Father*Johann Heinrich Ludwig Gade b. 27 Oct 1829, d. 29 Nov 1906
Mother*Anna Lueckensmeier b. 27 Nov 1842, d. 14 Jul 1912
Life EventDateDescription
Edward Gade was the son of Johann Heinrich Ludwig Gade and Anna Lueckensmeier.

Amilia Garske

F
Father*Ferdinand A. Garske b. 23 Mar 1832, d. 13 Jul 1899
Mother*Henrietta Schulz b. c 1830, d. a Jun 1880
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Bergmann.
Life EventDateDescription
Amilia Garske was the daughter of Ferdinand A. Garske and Henrietta Schulz.
MarriageAmilia Garske married (?) Bergmann.