Opal Clara Kathryn Schlickau

F, b. 10 October 1913
Father*Albert Rudolph Schlickau b. 17 Apr 1880, d. 12 Apr 1967
Mother*Florence Elizabeth Wittorf b. 7 Sep 1884, d. 13 Apr 1969
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name26 December 1935As of 26 December 1935,her married name was Knappenberger.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth10 October 1913Opal Clara Kathryn Schlickau was born on 10 October 1913 at Haven, Reno, Kansas.
She was the daughter of Albert Rudolph Schlickau and Florence Elizabeth Wittorf.
Marriage26 December 1935Opal Clara Kathryn Schlickau married Joseph Frank Knappenberger, son of Jacob Ross Knappenberger and Winnetta Heaton, on 26 December 1935 at Akron, Ohio.
Census DateLocationDescription
28 February 1920Haven, Reno, KansasOpal Clara Kathryn Schlickau was listed as a daughter in Albert Rudolph Schlickau's household on the 1920 Census at Haven, Reno, Kansas.1
22 April 1930Haven, Reno, KansasOpal Clara Kathryn Schlickau was listed as a daughter in Albert Rudolph Schlickau's household on the 1930 Census at Haven, Reno, Kansas.2
  • Opal Clara Kathryn Schlickau was living in August 2005.

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED166. Dwelling 168.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED78-14. Dwelling 61.

George Hans Schlickau

M, b. 2 November 1922, d. 25 August 2005
Father*Albert Rudolph Schlickau b. 17 Apr 1880, d. 12 Apr 1967
Mother*Florence Elizabeth Wittorf b. 7 Sep 1884, d. 13 Apr 1969
Life EventDateDescription
Birth2 November 1922George Hans Schlickau was born on 2 November 1922 at Haven, Reno, Kansas.
He was the son of Albert Rudolph Schlickau and Florence Elizabeth Wittorf.
Death25 August 2005George Hans Schlickau died on 25 August 2005 at Mt. Hope Nursing Center, Haven, Reno, Kansas, at age 82 George Hans Schlickau, 82, died Thursday evening, Aug. 25, 2005, at Mt. Hope Nursing Center.

He was born Nov. 2, 1922, at Haven, the son of Albert R. and Florence Wittorff Schlickau.

He was a 1941 graduate of Haven High School.

A lifetime farmer and rancher, he raised and exhibited prize winning Hereford cattle throughout the country. He served as a cattle judge and speaker at cattle events throughout the United States.

He belonged to St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Haven.

He was Reno County's Chamber of Commerce first Outstanding Young Farmer and Reno County's first FFA American Farmer degree recipient.

He served as president and as a board member of the American Hereford Association, Kansas Hereford Association, Kansas Junior Livestock Show, Ark Valley Electric Cooperative, St. Paul's Lutheran Church and School, and the Reno County Hereford Assoc. He served on the original boards of the Equus Bed Groundwater Management District #2 and the Kansas Bull Test Station at Beloit. He was on the board of Haven High School, Kansas Livestock Association, Reno County Cattleman's Association, and a BankHaven director. He served as a 4-H beef leader, FFA Advisory Committee member, and on the agriculture advisory committee for Hutchinson Community College.

He was a member of Kansas Wheat Growers Assoc., Kansas City Hereford Club, and Haven Industries, Inc.

He was the recipient of the Reno County Soil Conservation award, Reno County 4-H Family of the Year, Kansas State University Block and Bridle Outstanding Livestock Breeder, Kansas Hereford Herdsman of the Year, Kansas Livestock & Meat Industry Council Stockman of the Year, Reno County Cattlemen's Association Lifetime Achievement Award, and a Kansas Master Farmer, among others. His biography has appeared in Who's Who in America since 1975.

With his family, he hosted a youth livestock judging school for 44 years, the Governor's Farm Tour in 1991, foreign exchange students from 7 countries, and foreign visitors from 27 countries including, at the request of then Senator Bob Dole, Soviet Union official Evgeniy Primakov, along with his entourage.

On April 26, 1955, he married Lois Ritthaler at Hutchinson. She survives.

Other survivors include two sons, Bruce, Hutchinson, and James, Haven; two daughters, Susan Russell, Sugar City, Colo., and Nancy Bernard, Wichita; a sister, Opal Knappenberger, Stafford; and nine grandchildren; and a step-grandson.

One brother, Harry, and one sister, Mildred Mellies, preceded him in death.

Funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday Aug. 29, 2005, at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Haven, Pastor Daniel Gelchutt presiding. Visitation will be from 3 to 8 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 28, 2005, at Van Campen Funeral Home, Haven.

Memorials may be sent to St. Paul's Lutheran Church, the Progressive Supranuclear Palsy Society, Erin is Hope Foundation, Mt. Hope Nursing Center, Hospice of Reno County or donor's choice, in care of the funeral home.
Census DateLocationDescription
22 April 1930Haven, Reno, KansasGeorge Hans Schlickau was listed as a son in Albert Rudolph Schlickau's household on the 1930 Census at Haven, Reno, Kansas.1
  • George Hans Schlickau obtained US Social Security Card at Kansas; last residence Haven, Reno, Kansas.

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED78-14. Dwelling 61.

Ray Schlickau

M, b. circa 1915
Adoptive father*Walter Henry Schlickau b. 24 Jul 1885, d. 1 Feb 1965
Adoptive mother*Caecilia Cela Frances Gamm b. 24 Oct 1890, d. Apr 1976
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1915Ray Schlickau was born circa 1915 at Kansas.
He was the son of Walter Henry Schlickau and Caecilia Cela Frances Gamm.
Census DateLocationDescription
11 February 1920Haven, Reno, KansasRay Schlickau was listed as a son in Walter Henry Schlickau's household on the 1920 Census at Haven, Reno, Kansas.1
24 April 1930Haven, Reno, KansasRay Schlickau was listed as an adopted son in Walter Henry Schlickau's household on the 1930 Census at Haven, Reno, Kansas.2

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED166. Dwelling 96.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED78-14. Dwelling 88.

Cecile Goodroad1

F, b. 1 April 1900, d. 14 October 1976
Father*Edward Urwin Goodroad1 b. 22 Mar 1878, d. 17 Apr 1963
Mother*Myrtle Bell Gardner1 b. 20 Apr 1881, d. 8 Jun 1950
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Beck.
Married NameHer married name was Welch.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageCecile Goodroad married Elmer Welch.
Birth1 April 1900Cecile Goodroad was born on 1 April 1900 at Union, Dakota Territory.1
She was the daughter of Edward Urwin Goodroad and Myrtle Bell Gardner.1
Death14 October 1976Cecile Goodroad died on 14 October 1976 at Seattle, Washington, at age 76.
Census DateLocationDescription
16 June 1900Spink, Union, South DakotaCecile Goodroad was listed as a daughter in Edward Urwin Goodroad's household on the 1900 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota; living next door to Bert V. Goodroad.2

Child of Cecile Goodroad and Elmer Welch

Citations

  1. [S9] South Dakota, South Dakota Birth Records South Dakota, State File Number: 620611 (unknown file date).
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED340. Dwelling 146.

George H. Baumbach Jr.

M, b. circa 1884
Father*George H. Baumbach b. 2 Feb 1851, d. 1923
Mother*Delia Fredricka Schmalz b. Oct 1860, d. 1926
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageGeorge H. Baumbach Jr. married Julie A. (?).
Birthcirca 1884George H. Baumbach Jr. was born circa 1884 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of George H. Baumbach and Delia Fredricka Schmalz.
Census DateLocationDescription
19 January 1920Sparta, Monroe, WisconsinGeorge H. Baumbach Jr. was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Sparta, Monroe, Wisconsin.1

Children of George H. Baumbach Jr. and Julie A. (?)

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED143. Dwelling 67.

Julie A. (?)

F, b. circa 1879
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Baumbach.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageJulie A. (?) married George H. Baumbach Jr., son of George H. Baumbach and Delia Fredricka Schmalz.
Birthcirca 1879Julie A. (?) was born circa 1879 at Wisconsin.
Census DateLocationDescription
19 January 1920Sparta, Monroe, WisconsinJulie A. (?) was listed as wife in George H. Baumbach Jr.'s household on the 1920 Census at Sparta, Monroe, Wisconsin.1

Children of Julie A. (?) and George H. Baumbach Jr.

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED143. Dwelling 67.

Orville O. Baumbach

M, b. 1913, d. 1970
Father*George H. Baumbach Jr. b. c 1884
Mother*Julie A. (?) b. c 1879
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1913Orville O. Baumbach was born in 1913 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of George H. Baumbach Jr. and Julie A. (?).
Burial1970Orville O. Baumbach was buried in 1970 at Woodlawn Cemetery, Monroe, Wisconsin.
Death1970He died in 1970.
Census DateLocationDescription
19 January 1920Sparta, Monroe, WisconsinOrville O. Baumbach was listed as a son in George H. Baumbach Jr.'s household on the 1920 Census at Sparta, Monroe, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED143. Dwelling 67.

Olive B. Baumbach

F, b. circa 1914
Father*George H. Baumbach Jr. b. c 1884
Mother*Julie A. (?) b. c 1879
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1914Olive B. Baumbach was born circa 1914 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of George H. Baumbach Jr. and Julie A. (?).
Census DateLocationDescription
19 January 1920Sparta, Monroe, WisconsinOlive B. Baumbach was listed as a daughter in George H. Baumbach Jr.'s household on the 1920 Census at Sparta, Monroe, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED143. Dwelling 67.

Lena I. Baumbach

F, b. circa 1917
Father*George H. Baumbach Jr. b. c 1884
Mother*Julie A. (?) b. c 1879
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1917Lena I. Baumbach was born circa 1917 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of George H. Baumbach Jr. and Julie A. (?).
Census DateLocationDescription
19 January 1920Sparta, Monroe, WisconsinLena I. Baumbach was listed as a daughter in George H. Baumbach Jr.'s household on the 1920 Census at Sparta, Monroe, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED143. Dwelling 67.

William Goodroad

M, b. 1849, d. 1924
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageWilliam Goodroad married Ida Mae Brown.
Birth1849William Goodroad was born in 1849.
Death1924He died in 1924.

Children of William Goodroad and Ida Mae Brown

Ida Mae Brown

F, b. 1852, d. 1941
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Goodroad.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageIda Mae Brown married William Goodroad.
Birth1852Ida Mae Brown was born in 1852.
Death1941She died in 1941.

Children of Ida Mae Brown and William Goodroad

Joseph Ira Gardner

M, b. 1844, d. 1923
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageJoseph Ira Gardner married Mary Louise Juber.
Birth1844Joseph Ira Gardner was born in 1844.
Death1923He died in 1923.

Child of Joseph Ira Gardner and Mary Louise Juber

Mary Louise Juber

F, b. 1850, d. 1936
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMary Louise Juber was also known as Louisa.
Married NameHer married name was Gardner.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageMary Louise Juber married Joseph Ira Gardner.
Birth1850Mary Louise Juber was born in 1850.
Death1936She died in 1936.

Child of Mary Louise Juber and Joseph Ira Gardner

Berniece Louise Ramsey

F, b. 27 October 1910, d. 20 November 1990
Father*Joshua Andrew Ramsey b. 1876, d. 1952
Mother*Mabel Ethel Richards b. 1885, d. 1949
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name25 December 1933As of 25 December 1933,her married name was Goodroad.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth27 October 1910Berniece Louise Ramsey was born on 27 October 1910 at Whitewood, Lawrence, South Dakota.
She was the daughter of Joshua Andrew Ramsey and Mabel Ethel Richards.
Marriage25 December 1933Berniece Louise Ramsey married Lyle Clell Goodroad, son of Edward Urwin Goodroad and Myrtle Bell Gardner, on 25 December 1933 at Deadwood, Lawrence, South Dakota.
Death20 November 1990Berniece Louise Ramsey died on 20 November 1990 at Sturgis, Meade, South Dakota, at age 80.

Children of Berniece Louise Ramsey and Lyle Clell Goodroad

Joshua Andrew Ramsey

M, b. 1876, d. 1952
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageJoshua Andrew Ramsey married Mabel Ethel Richards.
Birth1876Joshua Andrew Ramsey was born in 1876.
Death1952He died in 1952.

Child of Joshua Andrew Ramsey and Mabel Ethel Richards

Mabel Ethel Richards

F, b. 1885, d. 1949
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Ramsey.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageMabel Ethel Richards married Joshua Andrew Ramsey.
Birth1885Mabel Ethel Richards was born in 1885.
Death1949She died in 1949.

Child of Mabel Ethel Richards and Joshua Andrew Ramsey

Elmer Welch

M
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageElmer Welch married Cecile Goodroad, daughter of Edward Urwin Goodroad and Myrtle Bell Gardner.

Child of Elmer Welch and Cecile Goodroad

Earl Howard Bruebaker

M, b. 13 November 1896, d. April 1973
Father*Mel Bruebaker b. Feb 1873
Mother*Lena Coverdale b. 3 Aug 1871
Life EventDateDescription
Birth13 November 1896Earl Howard Bruebaker was born on 13 November 1896 at Union, South Dakota.
He was the son of Mel Bruebaker and Lena Coverdale.
Marriage25 July 1920Earl Howard Bruebaker married Peggy Isabelle Goodroad, daughter of Edward Urwin Goodroad and Myrtle Bell Gardner, on 25 July 1920 at Union, South Dakota.
Marriageafter April 1930Earl Howard Bruebaker married Gladys (?) after April 1930.
DeathApril 1973Earl Howard Bruebaker died in April 1973 at age 76.
Census DateLocationDescription
7 April 1930Spink, Union, South DakotaEarl Howard Bruebaker was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.1

Children of Earl Howard Bruebaker and Peggy Isabelle Goodroad

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-15. Dwelling 33.

Gaylon H. Bruebaker

M, b. 11 May 1921, d. 17 December 2000
Father*Earl Howard Bruebaker b. 13 Nov 1896, d. Apr 1973
Mother*Peggy Isabelle Goodroad b. 30 May 1902, d. 9 Jan 1996
Life EventDateDescription
Birth11 May 1921Gaylon H. Bruebaker was born on 11 May 1921 at South Dakota.
He was the son of Earl Howard Bruebaker and Peggy Isabelle Goodroad.
Death17 December 2000Gaylon H. Bruebaker died on 17 December 2000 at age 79.
Census DateLocationDescription
7 April 1930Spink, Union, South DakotaGaylon H. Bruebaker was listed as a son in Earl Howard Bruebaker's household on the 1930 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.1
  • Gaylon H. Bruebaker obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; last residence Modesto, Stanislaus, California.

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-15. Dwelling 33.

Fern Odell Bruebaker

M, b. 1924, d. 15 March 1946
Father*Earl Howard Bruebaker b. 13 Nov 1896, d. Apr 1973
Mother*Peggy Isabelle Goodroad b. 30 May 1902, d. 9 Jan 1996
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1924Fern Odell Bruebaker was born in 1924 at South Dakota.
He was the son of Earl Howard Bruebaker and Peggy Isabelle Goodroad.
Death15 March 1946Fern Odell Bruebaker died on 15 March 1946 at Missing in Action; U.S. Army Air Force.
Census DateLocationDescription
7 April 1930Spink, Union, South DakotaFern Odell Bruebaker was listed as a son in Earl Howard Bruebaker's household on the 1930 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED64-15. Dwelling 33.

Louis Carver Taylor

M, b. 27 June 1906, d. 15 November 1980
Father*Perry Taylor
Mother*Verna (?)
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLouis Carver Taylor was also known as Bim.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth27 June 1906Louis Carver Taylor was born on 27 June 1906 at Coon Rapids, Carroll, Iowa.
He was the son of Perry Taylor and Verna (?).
Marriage27 June 1939Louis Carver Taylor married Muriel Myrtle Goodroad, daughter of Edward Urwin Goodroad and Myrtle Bell Gardner, on 27 June 1939 at Belle Fourche, Butte, South Dakota.
Death15 November 1980Louis Carver Taylor died on 15 November 1980 at Salem, Oregon, at age 74.

John Wesley Farrow

M, b. 17 March 1920
Life EventDateDescription
Birth17 March 1920John Wesley Farrow was born on 17 March 1920.
Marriage28 May 1982He married Muriel Myrtle Goodroad, daughter of Edward Urwin Goodroad and Myrtle Bell Gardner, on 28 May 1982 at Reno, Nevada.

Darrell Dean Sampson

M, b. 1939, d. 1988
Mother*Muriel Myrtle Goodroad b. 26 Sep 1918
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1939Darrell Dean Sampson was born in 1939.
He was the son of Muriel Myrtle Goodroad.
Death1988Darrell Dean Sampson died in 1988.

LeRoy Edgar Snow

M, b. 25 July 1917, d. 17 November 2001
Life EventDateDescription
Birth25 July 1917LeRoy Edgar Snow was born on 25 July 1917.
Death17 November 2001He died on 17 November 2001 at age 84.

Child of LeRoy Edgar Snow

Darwin LeRoy Snow

M, b. 1939, d. 1988
Father*LeRoy Edgar Snow b. 25 Jul 1917, d. 17 Nov 2001
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1939Darwin LeRoy Snow was born in 1939.
He was the son of LeRoy Edgar Snow.
Death1988Darwin LeRoy Snow died in 1988.

Irene Bertha Carlson

F, b. 7 October 1909, d. 24 June 1981
Father*George Leonard Carlson b. 17 Dec 1885, d. 15 Oct 1971
Mother*Emma M. Kiewel b. Jan 1882, d. 1914
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name5 October 1926As of 5 October 1926,her married name was Goodroad.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth7 October 1909Irene Bertha Carlson was born on 7 October 1909 at Union, South Dakota.
She was the daughter of George Leonard Carlson and Emma M. Kiewel.
Marriage5 October 1926Irene Bertha Carlson married Harley John Goodroad, son of Edward Urwin Goodroad and Myrtle Bell Gardner, on 5 October 1926 at Clay, South Dakota.
Death24 June 1981Irene Bertha Carlson died on 24 June 1981 at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa, at age 71.
Census DateLocationDescription
26 April 1910Spink, Union, South DakotaIrene Bertha Carlson was listed as a daughter in George Leonard Carlson's household on the 1910 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota; living next door to Bengt Carlson.1
20 January 1920Spink, Union, South DakotaIrene Bertha Carlson was listed as a daughter in George Leonard Carlson's household on the 1920 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota; also includes nephew Elmer E. Carlson, age 19; living next door to Mrs. Ben Carlson.2
8 April 1930Spink, Union, South DakotaIrene Bertha Carlson was listed as wife in Harley John Goodroad's household on the 1930 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.3

Child of Irene Bertha Carlson and Harley John Goodroad

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED430. Dwelling 37.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED252. Dwelling 67.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Spink, Union, South Dakota; Roll 2232; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 15; Image: 220.0.

Gerald Emery Goodroad

M, b. 1927, d. 1983
Father*Harley John Goodroad b. 24 Apr 1907, d. 12 Aug 1988
Mother*Irene Bertha Carlson b. 7 Oct 1909, d. 24 Jun 1981
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1927Gerald Emery Goodroad was born in 1927 at South Dakota.
He was the son of Harley John Goodroad and Irene Bertha Carlson.
Death1983Gerald Emery Goodroad died in 1983.
Census DateLocationDescription
8 April 1930Spink, Union, South DakotaGerald Emery Goodroad was listed as a son in Harley John Goodroad's household on the 1930 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Spink, Union, South Dakota; Roll 2232; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 15; Image: 220.0.

Imogene Welch

F, b. 1925, d. 1978
Father*Elmer Welch
Mother*Cecile Goodroad b. 1 Apr 1900, d. 14 Oct 1976
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1925Imogene Welch was born in 1925.
She was the daughter of Elmer Welch and Cecile Goodroad.
Death1978Imogene Welch died in 1978.

Dale Clell Goodroad

M, b. 1938, d. 1972
Father*Lyle Clell Goodroad b. 4 Feb 1910, d. 19 Apr 1974
Mother*Berniece Louise Ramsey b. 27 Oct 1910, d. 20 Nov 1990
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1938Dale Clell Goodroad was born in 1938.
He was the son of Lyle Clell Goodroad and Berniece Louise Ramsey.
Death1972Dale Clell Goodroad died in 1972.

Larry Goodroad

M, b. 1939, d. 1939
Father*Lyle Clell Goodroad b. 4 Feb 1910, d. 19 Apr 1974
Mother*Berniece Louise Ramsey b. 27 Oct 1910, d. 20 Nov 1990
Life EventDateDescription
Death1939Larry Goodroad died in 1939.
Birth1939He was born in 1939.
He was the son of Lyle Clell Goodroad and Berniece Louise Ramsey.