Paul Rathke

M, b. circa 1847
Father*Charles Rathke b. c 1811, d. a 1880
Mother*Fredericka (?) b. 2 Nov 1827, d. b 1880
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1847Paul Rathke was born circa 1847 at Mecklenburg, Prussia.
He was the son of Charles Rathke and Fredericka (?).
Census DateLocationDescription
6 August 1870Frankfort, Will, IllinoisPaul Rathke was listed in Charles Rathke's household on the 1870 Census at Frankfort, Will, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 36. Dwelling 277.

Rosina Rathke

F, b. circa 1859
Father*Charles Rathke b. c 1811, d. a 1880
Mother*Fredericka (?) b. 2 Nov 1827, d. b 1880
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationRosina Rathke was also known as Rose.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1859Rosina Rathke was born circa 1859 at Illinois.
She was the daughter of Charles Rathke and Fredericka (?).
Census DateLocationDescription
6 August 1870Frankfort, Will, IllinoisRosina Rathke was listed in Charles Rathke's household on the 1870 Census at Frankfort, Will, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 36. Dwelling 277.

Henry Rathke

M, b. circa 1867
Father*Charles Rathke b. c 1811, d. a 1880
Mother*Fredericka (?) b. 2 Nov 1827, d. b 1880
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1867Henry Rathke was born circa 1867 at Illinois.
He was the son of Charles Rathke and Fredericka (?).
Census DateLocationDescription
6 August 1870Frankfort, Will, IllinoisHenry Rathke was listed in Charles Rathke's household on the 1870 Census at Frankfort, Will, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 36. Dwelling 277.

William Schlickau

M, b. 13 March 1890, d. 13 March 1890
Father*George Hans Schlieckau b. 20 Jan 1850, d. 28 Nov 1913
Mother*Clara Rathke b. 10 Oct 1860, d. 8 Nov 1936
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationWilliam Schlickau was also known as Willie.
Life EventDateDescription
Death13 March 1890William Schlickau died on 13 March 1890 at Haven, Reno, Kansas, stillborn.
Birth13 March 1890He was born on 13 March 1890 at Haven, Reno, Kansas.
He was the son of George Hans Schlieckau and Clara Rathke.

Hans Wittorff

M, b. 8 September 1850, d. 13 December 1937
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationHans Wittorff was also known as H.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth8 September 1850Hans Wittorff was born on 8 September 1850 at Germany.
Marriage26 October 1882He married Anna Catherine Bornholdt on 26 October 1882 at Inman, McPherson, Kansas.
Death13 December 1937Hans Wittorff died on 13 December 1937 at Inman, McPherson, Kansas, at age 87.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Superior, Mcpherson, KansasHans Wittorff was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Superior, Mcpherson, Kansas.1
17 January 1920Superior, Mcpherson, KansasHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Superior, Mcpherson, Kansas.2
12 April 1930Inman, McPherson, KansasHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Inman, McPherson, Kansas.3

Children of Hans Wittorff and Anna Catherine Bornholdt

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0387 Page Number 393A.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED90. Dwelling 7.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED57-33. Dwelling 12.

Anna Catherine Bornholdt

F, b. 8 October 1860, d. 30 December 1940
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAnna Catherine Bornholdt was also known as Kate.
Name VariationAnna Catherine Bornholdt was also known as Catherina.
Name VariationAnna Catherine Bornholdt was also known as Bornholt.
Name VariationAnna Catherine Bornholdt was also known as Katie.
Married Name26 October 1882As of 26 October 1882,her married name was Wittorff.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth8 October 1860Anna Catherine Bornholdt was born on 8 October 1860 at Germany.
Marriage26 October 1882She married Hans Wittorff on 26 October 1882 at Inman, McPherson, Kansas.
Death30 December 1940Anna Catherine Bornholdt died on 30 December 1940 at Haven, Reno, Kansas, at age 80.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Reno, Reno, KansasAnna Catherine Bornholdt was listed as a housekeep with the F. F. Leidigh family on the 1880 Census at Reno, Reno, Kansas.1
17 January 1920Superior, Mcpherson, KansasShe was listed as wife in Hans Wittorff's household on the 1920 Census at Superior, Mcpherson, Kansas.2
12 April 1930Inman, McPherson, KansasAnna Catherine Bornholdt was listed as a daughter in Hans Wittorff's household on the 1930 Census at Inman, McPherson, Kansas.3

Children of Anna Catherine Bornholdt and Hans Wittorff

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0394 Page Number 511D.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED90. Dwelling 7.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED57-33. Dwelling 12.

Norman John Mellies

M, b. 2 May 1912, d. 4 March 1968
Life EventDateDescription
Birth2 May 1912Norman John Mellies was born on 2 May 1912 at Ellinwood, Kansas.
Marriage26 November 1936He married Mildred Erma Ruth Schlickau, daughter of Albert Rudolph Schlickau and Florence Elizabeth Wittorf, on 26 November 1936 at Manhattan, Kansas.
Death4 March 1968Norman John Mellies died on 4 March 1968 at Edmond, Oklahoma, at age 55.

Children of Norman John Mellies and Mildred Erma Ruth Schlickau

John Howard Mellies

M, b. 24 October 1941, d. 7 February 1983
Father*Norman John Mellies b. 2 May 1912, d. 4 Mar 1968
Mother*Mildred Erma Ruth Schlickau b. 21 Jul 1907, d. 24 May 1982
Life EventDateDescription
Birth24 October 1941John Howard Mellies was born on 24 October 1941 at Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
He was the son of Norman John Mellies and Mildred Erma Ruth Schlickau.
Death7 February 1983John Howard Mellies died on 7 February 1983 at Edmond, Oklahoma, at age 41.

Gilbert Eugene Mellies

M, b. 18 January 1938, d. 26 November 2000
Father*Norman John Mellies b. 2 May 1912, d. 4 Mar 1968
Mother*Mildred Erma Ruth Schlickau b. 21 Jul 1907, d. 24 May 1982
Life EventDateDescription
Birth18 January 1938Gilbert Eugene Mellies was born on 18 January 1938 at Hutchinson, Reno, Kansas.
He was the son of Norman John Mellies and Mildred Erma Ruth Schlickau.
Death26 November 2000Gilbert Eugene Mellies died on 26 November 2000 at Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, at age 62.

Lucille B. Raymond

F, b. 12 June 1915, d. 10 August 1998
Father*Gabriel F. Raymond b. c 1884, d. a 1925
Mother*Minnie Stade b. c 1888, d. a 1925
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name25 October 1936As of 25 October 1936,her married name was Schlickau.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth12 June 1915Lucille B. Raymond was born on 12 June 1915 at Kansas.
She was the daughter of Gabriel F. Raymond and Minnie Stade.
Marriage25 October 1936Lucille B. Raymond married Harry George Schlickau, son of Albert Rudolph Schlickau and Florence Elizabeth Wittorf, on 25 October 1936 at Haven, Reno, Kansas.
Death10 August 1998Lucille B. Raymond died on 10 August 1998 at age 83.
Census DateLocationDescription
1925Haven, Reno, KansasLucille B. Raymond is listed as daughter on the census of 1925 in the household of Gabriel F. Raymond at Haven, Reno, Kansas.
  • Lucille B. Raymond obtained US Social Security Card at Kansas; last residence Argonia, Sumner, Kansas.

Joseph Frank Knappenberger

M, b. 23 August 1912, d. 29 January 1992
Father*Jacob Ross Knappenberger b. 9 Sep 1886, d. 25 Aug 1965
Mother*Winnetta Heaton
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJoseph Frank Knappenberger was also known as Joe F.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth23 August 1912Joseph Frank Knappenberger was born on 23 August 1912 at Penalara, Kansas.
He was the son of Jacob Ross Knappenberger and Winnetta Heaton.
Marriage26 December 1935Joseph Frank Knappenberger married Opal Clara Kathryn Schlickau, daughter of Albert Rudolph Schlickau and Florence Elizabeth Wittorf, on 26 December 1935 at Akron, Ohio.
Death29 January 1992Joseph Frank Knappenberger died on 29 January 1992 at age 79.
  • Joseph Frank, DVM ws born 23 August 1912 in Penalosa, Kansas and died 29 January 1992 in Lenexa, Kansas. Dr. Knappenberger was a veterinarian and former president of Haver-Lockhart Laboratories. He married Opal Clara SCHLICKAU, daughter of Albert Schlickau and Florence Wittorf, on 26 December 1935 in Akron, Ohio.
  • Dr. Joseph Knappenberger graduated from the Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 1935, establishing a family legacy which continues today. After earning his doctorate in veterinary medicine from K-State, Joseph joined a practice in Ohio but returned to Manhattan after only six months to take a College of Veterinary Medicine faculty teaching position. After one year, Dr. Knappenberger moved to Hutchinson where he set-up a general practice with his brother, Dr. Jack Knappenberger.

    Joe Knappenberger remained in Hutchinson until 1948, upon which he accepted a position with Ash Lockhart, which would move him and his family to Olathe. Joseph passed away in 1992 and is survived by his wife Opal and their four children: Dr. Tom E. Knappenberger (KSU DVM 1962), Mrs. Janice Kay Dunn (KSU 1964 Elementary Education), Mrs. Mary Jane Janssen (KSU 1970 Speech), and Don Knappenberger (KSU 1972 Pre-law). Opal established the Dr. Joseph F. and Opal S. Scholarship Endowment for the College of Veterinary Medicine in 1999.
  • Joseph Frank Knappenberger obtained US Social Security Card at Kansas; last residence Olathe, Johnson, Kansas.

Jacob Ross Knappenberger

M, b. 9 September 1886, d. 25 August 1965
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJacob Ross Knappenberger was also known as Ross.
Name VariationJacob Ross Knappenberger was also known as J. Ross.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageJacob Ross Knappenberger married Winnetta Heaton.
Birth9 September 1886Jacob Ross Knappenberger was born on 9 September 1886 at McDonough, Illinois.
Death25 August 1965He died on 25 August 1965 at Olathe, Kansas, at age 78.
  • Jacob "Ross" Knappenberger was born 9 September 1886 in McDonough County, Illinois and died 25 August 1965 in Olathe, Kansas. Ross married Clara "Winetta" HEATON, daughter of Joseph and Clara Heaton, on 11 October 1911 in Coats, Kansas. Winetta was born 3 March 1890 in Kansas and died 29 April 1936 in Kingman County, Kansas. This couple is buried in Lerado Cemetery, Reno County, Kansas. Jacob Ross was the twin of Roy C. Knappenberger and Clara was the sister of Mamie Fay Heaton who married Roy. Ross and Winetta had three children.

Children of Jacob Ross Knappenberger and Winnetta Heaton

Winnetta Heaton

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Knappenberger.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageWinnetta Heaton married Jacob Ross Knappenberger.

Children of Winnetta Heaton and Jacob Ross Knappenberger

Bertha Schlieckau

F, b. 4 July 1899, d. 2 July 1900
Father*William Schlieckau b. 22 Sep 1865, d. 14 Jun 1941
Mother*Catherine Anna Elling b. 24 Jun 1875, d. 1 Nov 1955
Life EventDateDescription
Birth4 July 1899Bertha Schlieckau was born on 4 July 1899 at Cheney, Sedgwick, Kansas, also reported as Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of William Schlieckau and Catherine Anna Elling.
Death2 July 1900Bertha Schlieckau died on 2 July 1900 at Wisconsin.
Census DateLocationDescription
6 June 1900Grand River, Sedgwick, KansasBertha Schlieckau was listed as a daughter in William Schlieckau's household on the 1900 Census at Grand River, Sedgwick, Kansas.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED258. Dwelling 21.

William August Paul Luetkens

M, b. 3 January 1892, d. 21 April 1945
Father*John Henry Luetkens b. 2 Jan 1859, d. 27 May 1952
Mother*Dorothea E. Thieding b. 26 Nov 1866, d. 1 Oct 1937
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationWilliam August Paul Luetkens was also known as Powell.
Name VariationWilliam August Paul Luetkens was also known as Lutkens.
Name VariationWilliam August Paul Luetkens was also known as Luetkins.
Name VariationWilliam August Paul Luetkens was also known as Paul W.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth3 January 1892William August Paul Luetkens was born on 3 January 1892 at Cheney, Sedgwick, Kansas.
He was the son of John Henry Luetkens and Dorothea E. Thieding.
Birth6 October 1892William August Paul Luetkens was born on 6 October 1892 at Wisconsin.
Marriagebetween June 1917 and 1920He married Elizabeth Inselmann between June 1917 and 1920.
Marriagebetween 1930 and 1933William August Paul Luetkens married Minnie L. Schlieckau, daughter of William Schlieckau and Catherine Anna Elling, between 1930 and 1933.
Marriagebefore 1936William August Paul Luetkens married Lydia (?) before 1936.
Death21 April 1945William August Paul Luetkens died on 21 April 1945 at age 53.
Death21 April 1945He died on 21 April 1945 at age 53.
Census DateLocationDescription
12 June 1900Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinWilliam August Paul Luetkens was listed as a son in John Henry Luetkens's household on the 1900 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
  • William August Paul Luetkens lived in 1910 at Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • On 5 June 1917 at World War I Draft Registration, Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • He lived in 1930 at Sauk, Wisconsin.

Child of William August Paul Luetkens and Elizabeth Inselmann

Child of William August Paul Luetkens and Minnie L. Schlieckau

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: T623_ 1817; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 149.

Ernest William Schultz

M, b. 24 November 1886, d. 17 September 1948
Life EventDateDescription
Birth24 November 1886Ernest William Schultz was born on 24 November 1886 at Loganville, Sauk, Wisconsin.
Marriage25 September 1921He married Amanda Elise Emily Schlieckau, daughter of William Schlieckau and Catherine Anna Elling, on 25 September 1921 at Loganville, Sauk, Wisconsin.
Death17 September 1948Ernest William Schultz died on 17 September 1948 at age 61.
Census DateLocationDescription
3 April 1930Washington, Sauk, WisconsinErnest William Schultz was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Washington, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Children of Ernest William Schultz and Amanda Elise Emily Schlieckau

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-38. Dwelling 4.

Wilbert Schultz

M, b. 13 July 1920, d. before 2017
Father*Ernest William Schultz b. 24 Nov 1886, d. 17 Sep 1948
Mother*Amanda Elise Emily Schlieckau b. 20 Mar 1902, d. 2 May 1999
Life EventDateDescription
Birth13 July 1920Wilbert Schultz was born on 13 July 1920.
He was the son of Ernest William Schultz and Amanda Elise Emily Schlieckau.
Deathbefore 2017Wilbert Schultz died before 2017.
Census DateLocationDescription
3 April 1930Washington, Sauk, WisconsinWilbert Schultz was listed as a son in Ernest William Schultz's household on the 1930 Census at Washington, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-38. Dwelling 4.

Norbert Schultz

M, b. 6 May 1926, d. before 2017
Father*Ernest William Schultz b. 24 Nov 1886, d. 17 Sep 1948
Mother*Amanda Elise Emily Schlieckau b. 20 Mar 1902, d. 2 May 1999
Life EventDateDescription
Birth6 May 1926Norbert Schultz was born on 6 May 1926.
He was the son of Ernest William Schultz and Amanda Elise Emily Schlieckau.
Deathbefore 2017Norbert Schultz died before 2017.
Census DateLocationDescription
3 April 1930Washington, Sauk, WisconsinNorbert Schultz was listed as a son in Ernest William Schultz's household on the 1930 Census at Washington, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-38. Dwelling 4.

Adeline D. Schultz

F, b. 29 March 1931, d. 30 December 2016
Father*Ernest William Schultz b. 24 Nov 1886, d. 17 Sep 1948
Mother*Amanda Elise Emily Schlieckau b. 20 Mar 1902, d. 2 May 1999
Adeline (Schultz) Licht
Adeline Schultz 1949 senior portrait Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name5 February 1949As of 5 February 1949,her married name was Licht.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth29 March 1931Adeline D. Schultz was born on 29 March 1931.
She was the daughter of Ernest William Schultz and Amanda Elise Emily Schlieckau.
Marriage5 February 1949Adeline D. Schultz married Willard H. Licht, son of Herbert Licht and Hazel Klipp, on 5 February 1949.
Death30 December 2016Adeline D. Schultz died on 30 December 2016 at age 85 Adeline D. Licht, age 85, of Reedsburg, died on Friday, December 30, 2016 at the Sauk County Health Care Center. She was born on March 29, 1931 to Ernest and Amanda (Schlieckau) Schultz. Adeline grew up on the home farm in the Township of Washington, Sauk County. She attended Tuckertown Grade School and Reedsburg High School. On February 5, 1949, she was married to Willard Licht. Together they farmed, fished and remodeled for 54 years. Willard preceded her in death on April 26, 2003. She was also preceded in death by her parents and two brothers: Wilbert and Norbert Schultz. Survivors include her daughters: Roberta (Harlan) Thieding, of Loganville; Marie Bryan, of Kanarra, UT; Janice (David) Towne, of Mount Pleasant, IA and Teresa (Rob) Tomaszewski, of Montello; 12 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 A.M. on Friday, January 6, 2017 at St. Peter's Lutheran Church in Loganville with Pastor Donald Glanzer officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. There will be a visitation from 4:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. on Thursday, January 5, 2016 at the Hoof Funeral Home in Reedsburg. In lieu of flowers, memorials to St. Peter's Lutheran Church or the Sauk County Health Care Center would be appreciated. The Hoof Funeral Home is serving the family.
  • Adeline D. Schultz graduated in 1949 at Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Willard H. Licht

M, b. 24 June 1926, d. 26 April 2003
Father*Herbert Licht d. b Apr 2003
Mother*Hazel Klipp d. b Apr 2003
Life EventDateDescription
Birth24 June 1926Willard H. Licht was born on 24 June 1926.
He was the son of Herbert Licht and Hazel Klipp.
Marriage5 February 1949Willard H. Licht married Adeline D. Schultz, daughter of Ernest William Schultz and Amanda Elise Emily Schlieckau, on 5 February 1949.
Death26 April 2003Willard H. Licht died on 26 April 2003 at age 76 Willard H. Licht, 76, Ironton, died peacefully at his home on Saturday morning, April 26, 2003, following a courageous battle with cancer. He was born on June 24, 1926, in the Township of Reedsburg, the son of Herbert and Hazel (nee Klipp) Licht. On Feb. 5, 1949, he married the former Adeline D. Schultz. During his lifetime he was a farmer, milk hauler and a truck driver. He was a member of St. Peter's Lutheran Church in Loganville. He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Adeline; four daughters, Roberta (Harlan) Thieding, Loganville, Marie (Gerald) Bryan, Kanarraville, Utah, Janice (David) Towne, Mount Pleasant, Iowa, and Teresa (Arlan) Putt, Baraboo; 12 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; a sister, Wilma Shannon, Richland Center; other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents and his brother-in-law, Myron Shannon. Funeral services will be conducted today, Wednesday, April 30, at 11 a.m. at St. Peter's Lutheran Church in Loganville with Pastor Amy Swanson officiating. Interment will be in St. Peter's Cemetery. The family received friends from 4 until 8 p.m. on Tuesday at the Hoof Funeral Home in Reedsburg. In lieu of flowers, memorials to St. Peter's Lutheran Church Redecorating Fund would be appreciated. The Hoof Funeral Home is serving the family.

William Vogt

M, b. 1 May 1910, d. September 1973
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1 May 1910William Vogt was born on 1 May 1910.
Marriageafter April 1930He married Hilda M. Schlieckau, daughter of William Schlieckau and Catherine Anna Elling, after April 1930.
DeathSeptember 1973William Vogt died in September 1973 at age 63.
  • William Vogt obtained US Social Security Card at Illinois; last residence not specified.

Johann Hinrich Elling

M, b. 17 October 1843, d. 17 September 1927
Father*Johann Harm Elling b. 28 Jun 1811, d. 1 Sep 1866
Mother*Catharina Maria Leseberg b. Jul 1814
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJohann Hinrich Elling was also known as John H.
Name VariationJohann Hinrich Elling was also known as Henry.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth17 October 1843Johann Hinrich Elling was born on 17 October 1843 at Gross Heins, Verden, Hanover, Germany.
He was the son of Johann Harm Elling and Catharina Maria Leseberg.
Marriage9 May 1870Johann Hinrich Elling married Anna Catherine Margaretha Dierks on 9 May 1870 at Kirch Linteln, Verden, Germany, also reported as 5 MAY 1871.
Death17 September 1927Johann Hinrich Elling died on 17 September 1927 at Morton Township, Cheney, Sedgwick, Kansas, at age 83.
Census DateLocationDescription
June 1880Tiffin, Defiance, OhioJohann Hinrich Elling was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Tiffin, Defiance, Ohio, listed as Ellinger.1
  • John Henry Elling and Anna Catherine Margaretha Dierks Elling arrived in the United States 1880 at Defiance, Ohio. Moved to Haven in 1883 and then to Kendall, Kearney County, Ks in 1886. Returned to Haven in 1890 and lived the remaining years in the Haven area. Grandmother (Dora) remembered living in a sod house in Kearney County.
    Dora, her parents and siblings Sophia, Heinrich, Maria, Catherine, and Herman, born in Germany were listed in "Germans to America" as arriving on the "Main" from Bremen to New York, March 27, 1880.
  • Johann Hinrich Elling and Anna Catherine Margaretha Dierks immigrated on 27 March 1880 John (Heinrich) Henry Elling, Sr., wife Anna Catharine (Dierks) Elling and six children sailed from Bremen, Germany on the ship S.S. Main to the US and landed in New York, March 27, 1880.

Children of Johann Hinrich Elling and Anna Catherine Margaretha Dierks

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1012 Page Number 251D.

Anna Catherine Margaretha Dierks

F, b. 3 October 1845, d. 14 August 1926
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAnna Catherine Margaretha Dierks was also known as Ann.
Married Name9 May 1870As of 9 May 1870,her married name was Elling.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth3 October 1845Anna Catherine Margaretha Dierks was born on 3 October 1845 at Odewege, Hanover, Germany.
Marriage9 May 1870She married Johann Hinrich Elling, son of Johann Harm Elling and Catharina Maria Leseberg, on 9 May 1870 at Kirch Linteln, Verden, Germany, also reported as 5 MAY 1871.
Death14 August 1926Anna Catherine Margaretha Dierks died on 14 August 1926 at age 80.
Census DateLocationDescription
June 1880Tiffin, Defiance, OhioAnna Catherine Margaretha Dierks was listed as wife in Johann Hinrich Elling's household on the 1880 Census at Tiffin, Defiance, Ohio; listed as Ellinger.1
  • Anna Catherine Margaretha Dierks and Johann Hinrich Elling immigrated on 27 March 1880 John (Heinrich) Henry Elling, Sr., wife Anna Catharine (Dierks) Elling and six children sailed from Bremen, Germany on the ship S.S. Main to the US and landed in New York, March 27, 1880.

Children of Anna Catherine Margaretha Dierks and Johann Hinrich Elling

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1012 Page Number 251D.

Johann Christoft Hamburg Sr.

M, b. 19 November 1815, d. 17 January 1882
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJohann Christoft Hamburg Sr. was also known as John.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth19 November 1815Johann Christoft Hamburg Sr. was born on 19 November 1815 at Hanover, Germany.
Marriagebefore 1852He married Elizabeth (?) before 1852.
Death17 January 1882Johann Christoft Hamburg Sr. died on 17 January 1882 at age 66.
Census DateLocationDescription
3 August 1870Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinJohann Christoft Hamburg Sr. was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
1880Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.2

Children of Johann Christoft Hamburg Sr. and Elizabeth (?)

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Stamp 299. Page 31. Dwelling 238.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1446 Page Number 281B.

August Hamburg

M, b. 28 July 1852, d. 5 October 1933
Father*Johann Christoft Hamburg Sr. b. 19 Nov 1815, d. 17 Jan 1882
Mother*Elizabeth (?) b. 24 Sep 1820, d. 19 Feb 1907
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAugust Hamburg was also known as Aug.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth28 July 1852August Hamburg was born on 28 July 1852 at Hanover, Germany.
He was the son of Johann Christoft Hamburg Sr. and Elizabeth (?).
Marriagecirca 1875August Hamburg married Johanna Kolba, daughter of (?) Kolba, circa 1875.
Death5 October 1933August Hamburg died on 5 October 1933 at age 81.
Census DateLocationDescription
3 August 1870Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinAugust Hamburg was listed in Johann Christoft Hamburg Sr.'s household on the 1870 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
1880Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinAugust Hamburg was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
8 June 1900Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.3
1 June 1905Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinHe appeared on the census of 1 June 1905 at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.4
15 April 1910Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.5
8 January 1920Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.6
23 April 1930Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.7

Children of August Hamburg and Johanna Kolba

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Stamp 299. Page 31. Dwelling 238.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1446 Page Number 277A.
  3. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED149. Dwelling 55.
  4. [S364] Wisconsin State Census Wisconsin State Censuses, 1895 and 1905, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 60.
  5. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED115. Dwelling 8.
  6. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED164. Dwelling 65.
  7. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED30. Dwelling 403.

Carl F. Geffert

M, b. September 1870, d. 1951
Father*Heinrich Geffert b. Jan 1828, d. a Jun 1900
Mother*Margaretha (?) b. c 1830, d. b 1900
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationCarl F. Geffert was also known as Giffert.
Name VariationCarl F. Geffert was also known as Charles.
Life EventDateDescription
BirthSeptember 1870Carl F. Geffert was born in September 1870 at Sauk, Wisconsin.
He was the son of Heinrich Geffert and Margaretha (?).
Marriage24 March 1891Carl F. Geffert married Elizabeth M. D. Schlieckau, daughter of Henry Schlieckau and Maria Harms, on 24 March 1891 at Sauk, Wisconsin.1
Death1951Carl F. Geffert died in 1951.
Burial1951He was buried in 1951 at Saint Peter Lutheran Cemetery, Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinCarl F. Geffert was listed as a son in Heinrich Geffert's household on the 1880 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
2 June 1900Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinCarl F. Geffert was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.3
21 April 1910Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.4
28 January 1920Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.5
8 May 1930Loganville, Sauk, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Loganville, Sauk, Wisconsin.6
  • In Henry Schlieckau's will dated 23 February 1901 at Sauk, Wisconsin, Carl F. Geffert was named as executor.
  • He was the executor of Henry Schlieckau's estate on 24 December 1901 at Sauk, Wisconsin.

Children of Carl F. Geffert and Elizabeth M. D. Schlieckau

Citations

  1. [S6] Wisconsin, Wisconsin Vital Record to 1907, Marriage Record ID: 2356449 vol 3 page 340.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1446 Page Number 286D.
  3. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED149. Dwelling 10.
  4. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED130. Dwelling 85.
  5. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED171. Dwelling 222.
  6. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-22. Dwelling 69.

Dora Geffert

F, b. 10 March 1893, d. 16 August 1985
Father*Carl F. Geffert b. Sep 1870, d. 1951
Mother*Elizabeth M. D. Schlieckau b. 17 Mar 1869, d. 3 May 1954
Life EventDateDescription
Birth10 March 1893Dora Geffert was born on 10 March 1893 at Sauk, Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Carl F. Geffert and Elizabeth M. D. Schlieckau.
Death16 August 1985Dora Geffert died on 16 August 1985 at age 92.
Census DateLocationDescription
2 June 1900Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinDora Geffert was listed as a daughter in Carl F. Geffert's household on the 1900 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
21 April 1910Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinDora Geffert was listed as a daughter in Carl F. Geffert's household on the 1910 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.2

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED149. Dwelling 10.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED130. Dwelling 85.

Herman W. Geffert

M, b. 7 September 1897, d. 27 May 1983
Father*Carl F. Geffert b. Sep 1870, d. 1951
Mother*Elizabeth M. D. Schlieckau b. 17 Mar 1869, d. 3 May 1954
Life EventDateDescription
Birth7 September 1897Herman W. Geffert was born on 7 September 1897 at Sauk, Wisconsin.1
He was the son of Carl F. Geffert and Elizabeth M. D. Schlieckau.
Marriageafter 1920Herman W. Geffert married Lauretta J. Horkan, daughter of James W. Horkan and Katherine Timlin, after 1920.
Death27 May 1983Herman W. Geffert died on 27 May 1983 at age 85.
Burialafter 27 May 1983He was buried after 27 May 1983 at Saint Peter Lutheran Cemetery, Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocationDescription
2 June 1900Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinHerman W. Geffert was listed as a son in Carl F. Geffert's household on the 1900 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
21 April 1910Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinHerman W. Geffert was listed as a son in Carl F. Geffert's household on the 1910 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.3
28 January 1920Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinHerman W. Geffert was listed as a son in Carl F. Geffert's household on the 1920 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.4
  • Herman W. Geffert obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Citations

  1. [S6] Wisconsin, Wisconsin Vital Record to 1907, Reel 0265 Record 001470.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED149. Dwelling 10.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED130. Dwelling 85.
  4. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED171. Dwelling 222.

Ferdinand O. Luetkens

M, b. 18 August 1920, d. 9 September 1992
Father*William August Paul Luetkens b. 3 Jan 1892, d. 21 Apr 1945
Mother*Elizabeth Inselmann b. 5 Apr 1897, d. 9 Mar 1929
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationFerdinand O. Luetkens was also known as Otto Lorenz Ferdinand.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth18 August 1920Ferdinand O. Luetkens was born on 18 August 1920 at Cheney, Sedgwick, Kansas.
He was the son of William August Paul Luetkens and Elizabeth Inselmann.
Death9 September 1992Ferdinand O. Luetkens died on 9 September 1992 at age 72.
  • Ferdinand O. Luetkens obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence Loganville, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Louisa Jenna Geffert

F, b. 5 October 1905
Father*Carl F. Geffert b. Sep 1870, d. 1951
Mother*Elizabeth M. D. Schlieckau b. 17 Mar 1869, d. 3 May 1954
Life EventDateDescription
Birth5 October 1905Louisa Jenna Geffert was born on 5 October 1905 at Sauk, Wisconsin.1
She was the daughter of Carl F. Geffert and Elizabeth M. D. Schlieckau.
Marriagecirca 1926Louisa Jenna Geffert married unknown (?) circa 1926.
Census DateLocationDescription
21 April 1910Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinLouisa Jenna Geffert was listed as a daughter in Carl F. Geffert's household on the 1910 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
28 January 1920Westfield, Sauk, WisconsinLouisa Jenna Geffert was listed as a daughter in Carl F. Geffert's household on the 1920 Census at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.3
8 May 1930Loganville, Sauk, WisconsinLouisa Jenna Geffert was listed as a daughter in Carl F. Geffert's household on the 1930 Census at Loganville, Sauk, Wisconsin.4

Citations

  1. [S6] Wisconsin, Wisconsin Vital Record to 1907, Reel 0266 Record 001154.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED130. Dwelling 85.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED171. Dwelling 222.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED56-22. Dwelling 69.