Ashley Schmidt

F, d. before 1999
Life EventDateDescription
Deathbefore 1999Ashley Schmidt died before 1999.

Jacob John Schonenberger

M, b. 1889, d. 1961
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJacob John Schonenberger was also known as Schoenenberger.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageJacob John Schonenberger married Mary Margaret Coyle, daughter of Edward Coyle and Catherine McCarville.
Birth1889Jacob John Schonenberger was born in 1889 at Switzerland.
Death1961He died in 1961 at Wisconsin.

Patrick H. Brannan

M, b. 1891, d. 1957
Life EventDateDescription
MarriagePatrick H. Brannan married Julia Coyle, daughter of Edward Coyle and Catherine McCarville.
Birth1891Patrick H. Brannan was born in 1891.
Death1957He died in 1957.

Daniel Kobussen


Mary Patricia Siemien

F, b. 10 February 1959, d. 14 July 2003
Father*John Michael Siemien Jr. b. 4 Apr 1924, d. 19 Jan 2006
Mother*Patricia Coyle b. 10 Jan 1925, d. 1 Nov 2009
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMary Patricia Siemien was also known as Mary Pat.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth10 February 1959Mary Patricia Siemien was born on 10 February 1959 at Washington, District of Columbia.
She was the daughter of John Michael Siemien Jr. and Patricia Coyle.
Death14 July 2003Mary Patricia Siemien died on 14 July 2003 at age 44 Mary Patricia Siemien, 44, a lawyer with the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission's Office of General Counsel who specialized in Freedom of Information Act matters, died July 14 at her home in Gaithersburg. She had multiple sclerosis and skin cancer.

Ms. Siemien, a Washington native, was a 1977 graduate of the Connelly School of the Holy Child in Potomac. She was named the school's 2000 Alumna of the Year and was a 26-year member of its alumnae board.

She was a political science graduate of American University and a graduate of Mercer University School of Law. In the 1980s, she began her government career as a staff attorney with the Veterans Administration. She transferred to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission in 1990.

Her hobbies included antiquing and jewelry making. She did fundraising work for charitable causes, had been active in community groups in North Potomac and Gaithersburg and was a member of the Phi Delta Phi legal society. She also was a member of St. Jane de Chantal Catholic Church in Bethesda.

Survivors include her parents, John M. and Patricia Siemien of Potomac; and a brother, M. Jon Siemien of Derwood.
  • In August 1965 at Sauk, Wisconsin, John and Patricia (Coyle) Siemiens and children visit her mother Mrs William Coyle.

William Stewart

M, d. 1965
Life EventDateDescription
Marriagebefore 1965William Stewart married Pluma G. Huffman before 1965.
Death1965William Stewart died in 1965.

Bernard J. Grogan

M, b. 28 July 1900, d. 5 November 1962
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationBernard J. Grogan was also known as B. J.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth28 July 1900Bernard J. Grogan was born on 28 July 1900 at Stockbridge, Calumet, Wisconsin.
Marriage4 February 1929He married Genevieve D. Torphy, daughter of Edward Torphy and Catherine W. Burns, on 4 February 1929.
Death5 November 1962Bernard J. Grogan died on 5 November 1962 at Madison, Dane, Wisconsin, at age 62 Bernard J Grogan obituary.
Madison Capital Times November 6, 1962 - Bernard J Grogan obituary

James William Byrnes

M, b. 22 August 1880
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJames William Byrnes was also known as Byrne.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageJames William Byrnes married Ada Louina Woodiwiss.
Birth22 August 1880James William Byrnes was born on 22 August 1880 at Fitchberg, Dane, Wisconsin.

Child of James William Byrnes and Ada Louina Woodiwiss

Ada Louina Woodiwiss

F, b. 6 July 1887, d. January 1968
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Byrnes.
Married NameHer married name was Byrne.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageAda Louina Woodiwiss married James William Byrnes.
Birth6 July 1887Ada Louina Woodiwiss was born on 6 July 1887 at Floyd, Iowa.
DeathJanuary 1968She died in January 1968 at age 80 Ada (Woodiwiss) Byrnes obituary.
Waterloo Daily Courier January 11, 1968 - Ada (Woodiwiss) Byrnes obituary

Child of Ada Louina Woodiwiss and James William Byrnes

Nellie Mae Byrne

F, b. 15 August 1913, d. 2 January 2001
Father*James William Byrnes b. 22 Aug 1880
Mother*Ada Louina Woodiwiss b. 6 Jul 1887, d. Jan 1968
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationNellie Mae Byrne was also known as Nelliemae.
Married NameHer married name was Rasdal.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageNellie Mae Byrne married D. D. Rasdal.
Birth15 August 1913Nellie Mae Byrne was born on 15 August 1913 at Iowa.
She was the daughter of James William Byrnes and Ada Louina Woodiwiss.
Death2 January 2001Nellie Mae Byrne died on 2 January 2001 at age 87.

D. D. Rasdal

Life EventDateDescription
MarriageD. D. Rasdal married Nellie Mae Byrne, daughter of James William Byrnes and Ada Louina Woodiwiss.

James Lawrence Byrne of Cross Plains

M, b. 8 August 1880, d. 1960
Father*Lawrence Byrne b. c 1825, d. 18 Jul 1890
Mother*Johanna Kenny b. May 1836, d. a Jun 1905
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJames Lawrence Byrne of Cross Plains was also known as Byrnes.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth8 August 1880James Lawrence Byrne of Cross Plains was born on 8 August 1880 at Cross Plains, Dane, Wisconsin.
James Byrnes (Byrne) birth record 08 Aug 1880 Cross Plains, Dane, WI
He was the son of Lawrence Byrne and Johanna Kenny.
Death1960James Lawrence Byrne of Cross Plains died in 1960.
Census DateLocationDescription
4 June 1900Cross Plains, Dane, WisconsinJames Lawrence Byrne of Cross Plains was listed as a son in Johanna Kenny's household on the 1900 Census at Cross Plains, Dane, Wisconsin.1
  • James Lawrence Byrne of Cross Plains lived in September 1930 at St. Paul, Minnesota.
  • He lived in 1949 at Cross Plains, Dane, Wisconsin.


  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by, ED40. Dwelling 55.

(?) Powell

Life EventDateDescription
Marriagebefore 2012(?) Powell married Marjorie A. Weitzel, daughter of Harold J. Weitzel and Teresa E. Volk, before 2012.

Alan Altenbach

Life EventDateDescription
Marriage1 December 1951Alan Altenbach married Virginia C. Feiner, daughter of Frank X. Feiner and Amelia Gruber, on 1 December 1951.

Jeff Feiner

M, d. before 1997
Father*Ralph H. Feiner b. 27 Feb 1933, d. 21 Sep 1997
Mother*Mary E. Mueller b. 8 Jul 1934, d. 7 Dec 2002
Life EventDateDescription
Jeff Feiner was the son of Ralph H. Feiner and Mary E. Mueller.
Deathbefore 1997Jeff Feiner died before 1997.

William Franklin Roddick

M, b. 1921, d. 18 June 2007
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1921William Franklin Roddick was born in 1921.
Marriagecirca 1945He married Helen Mary Ellefsen, daughter of Henry O. Ellefsen and Mary E. McPhillips, circa 1945.
Death18 June 2007William Franklin Roddick died on 18 June 2007.
Burialafter 18 June 2007He was buried after 18 June 2007 at Welsh Church Cemetery, Portage, Columbia, Wisconsin.

John Clement Rick

Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJohn Clement Rick was also known as Jan Riek.

(?) Meinel

M, d. before 2000
Father*William H. Meinel d. 23 Jun 1993
Mother*Catherine Rose Marklein b. 23 Jun 1925, d. 20 Feb 2000
Life EventDateDescription
(?) Meinel was the son of William H. Meinel and Catherine Rose Marklein.
Deathbefore 2000(?) Meinel died before 2000.

Francis Glenn Taylor

M, b. 6 August 1918, d. 25 September 1992
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationFrancis Glenn Taylor was also known as Frank Glenn.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth6 August 1918Francis Glenn Taylor was born on 6 August 1918 at Butte, Silver Bow, Montana, also reported as 1919.
Marriage15 March 1942He married Marion Norma Burns, daughter of James D. Burns and Irene B. Byrne, on 15 March 1942 at Dillon, Beaverhead, Montana.
Death25 September 1992Francis Glenn Taylor died on 25 September 1992 at Butte, Silver Bow, Montana, at age 74 also reported as 23 Sep 1992.

Neil Sullivan

Life EventDateDescription
MarriageNeil Sullivan married Agatha A. Byrne, daughter of James Byrne and Mary Ann Buckley.

infant son Burns

M, b. 1 November 1879, d. 1 November 1879
Father*James Burns b. 5 Aug 1834, d. 21 Sep 1917
Mother*Martha Connors b. 17 Apr 1850, d. 25 Mar 1925
Life EventDateDescription
Death1 November 1879Infant son Burns died on 1 November 1879 at Clyde, Iowa, Wisconsin.
Burial1 November 1879He was buried on 1 November 1879 at St Malachy Cemetery, Clyde, Iowa, Wisconsin.
Birth1 November 1879He was born on 1 November 1879 at Clyde, Iowa, Wisconsin.
He was the son of James Burns and Martha Connors.

Frank Gotham

M, b. circa 1874
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1874Frank Gotham was born circa 1874 at Indiana.
Marriagecirca 1908He married Nellie Burns, daughter of James Burns and Martha Connors, circa 1908.

Child of Frank Gotham and Nellie Burns

Francis Gotham

M, b. 22 July 1909, d. 18 January 1968
Father*Frank Gotham b. c 1874
Mother*Nellie Burns b. Aug 1877, d. bt 1951 - 1960
Life EventDateDescription
Birth22 July 1909Francis Gotham was born on 22 July 1909 at Stanley, South Dakota.
He was the son of Frank Gotham and Nellie Burns.
Death18 January 1968Francis Gotham died on 18 January 1968 at Mille Lacs, Minnesota, at age 58.

James E. Kinney

M, d. 1983
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage27 November 1933James E. Kinney married Anastasia A. Ryan, daughter of Michael J. Ryan and Elizabeth C. Fay, on 27 November 1933.
Death1983James E. Kinney died in 1983.

Patrick Henry Slaney Jr.

M, b. 30 July 1901, d. 26 June 1965
Life EventDateDescription
MarriagePatrick Henry Slaney Jr. married Mary Fay Ryan, daughter of Michael J. Ryan and Elizabeth C. Fay.
Birth30 July 1901Patrick Henry Slaney Jr. was born on 30 July 1901.
Death26 June 1965He died on 26 June 1965 at age 63.

Richard Charles Clark

M, b. 2 March 1929, d. 27 December 2004
Life EventDateDescription
Birth2 March 1929Richard Charles Clark was born on 2 March 1929 at Mason City, Cerro Gordo, Iowa.
Death27 December 2004He died on 27 December 2004 at age 75.

Richard James Goepel

M, b. 10 July 1928, d. 31 March 2017
Life EventDateDescription
Birth10 July 1928Richard James Goepel was born on 10 July 1928 at Green Bay, Wisconsin.
Death31 March 2017He died on 31 March 2017 at age 88 Richard J. Goepel (July 10, 1928 - March 31, 2017) of Hartland, WI and Bonita Springs, FL, died peacefully early Friday morning. He was born July 10, 1928 in Green Bay, WI to Richard and Katherine (Harper) Goepel. When he was 6 years old his Dad died and his family relocated to the east side of Milwaukee. He graduated from Riverside High School in 1946. After high school he served in the Korean War and was stationed in the Philippines where he worked as a paymaster. On July 2, 1960 he married Rita McGarty at St. Patrick’s Church in Mauston, WI and they recently celebrated their 56th wedding anniversary. Following the war he worked, and retired from Pabst Brewing Company as a city route driver, and later moved to the plant.

He subscribed to a philosophy of work to live, and live he did. An accomplished bowler he acquired city and state championships and top 10 national finishes, also bowling three sanctioned 300 games. In 1979 he was inducted to the Milwaukee Bowling Hall of Fame. He was a tremendous billiard player, winning the Milwaukee Journal Sports Show and other numerous pool tournaments. His Five and Dime softball team won a national championship, and he continued to play softball into his early 50’s. He also made a hole in one at Edgewater Golf Course in Grafton.

Survivors include his wife Rita; four children and their spouses, Patrick (Debra) Goepel, Florida, Richard Jr. (Deborah) Goepel, Milwaukee, Daniel Goepel, Milwaukee, Christine (Kirk) Udovich, Colorado; Six grandchildren; Anthony and Paul Goepel, RJ and Danielle Goepel, CeAnn and Kylee Udovich; Rita’s sister Alice Clark; as well as many loving nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; step father Francis Griebel; one sister Katherine; his sister-in-law Ellen McGarty; brothers-in-law James McGarty and Richard Clark.

Visitation is at Krause Funeral Home, 21600 West Capitol Drive, Brookfield on Tuesday, April 4th, 2017 4:00 to 7:00 PM. Prayer Service at 7:15 PM. Mass of Christian Burial at St. Patrick Parish, 401 Mansion Street, Mauston, WI 53948 on Wednesday, April 5th, 2017 at 1130 AM. Burial to follow at St. Patrick’s Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established to donate to Parkinson’s research.

Willard B. Taylor

M, b. 1893, d. 1972
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageWillard B. Taylor married Helen Wilson, daughter of William Weagan Wilson and Theresa Genevieve Croal.
Birth1893Willard B. Taylor was born in 1893.
Death1972He died in 1972.

(?) Banfille


Florence (?)

Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Reagles.