Conrad Heinrich Philipp Johann Wilkening

M, b. 17 March 1866
Father*Johann Friedrich Wilkening b. 12 Jan 1831, d. 26 Apr 1912
Mother*Engel Maria Hinze b. 2 Feb 1838, d. 1920
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationConrad Heinrich Philipp Johann Wilkening was also known as John.
Census DateLocation
1880Washington, Will, IllinoisConrad Heinrich Philipp Johann Wilkening was listed as a son in Johann Friedrich Wilkening's household on the 1880 Census at Washington, Will, Illinois.1
1 June 1900Washington, Will, IllinoisConrad Heinrich Philipp Johann Wilkening was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Washington, Will, Illinois, living next door to Fred Wilkening.2
22 January 1920Washington, Will, IllinoisHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Washington, Will, Illinois, living next door to Mary Wilkening.3

Children of Conrad Heinrich Philipp Johann Wilkening and Fredericka (?)

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0261 Page Number 512B.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED147. Dwelling 1.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED207. Dwelling 105.

Maria Wilkening

F, b. 9 May 1868, d. 1 August 1904
Father*Johann Friedrich Wilkening b. 12 Jan 1831, d. 26 Apr 1912
Mother*Engel Maria Hinze b. 2 Feb 1838, d. 1920
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMaria Wilkening was also known as Mary.
Married Name25 December 1892As of 25 December 1892,her married name was Hartmann.
  • Maria Wilkening was born on 9 May 1868 at Beecher, Will, Illinois.
  • She was the daughter of Johann Friedrich Wilkening and Engel Maria Hinze.
  • Maria Wilkening married Friedrich Hartmann on 25 December 1892 at Eagle Lake St. John's, Beecher, Will, Illinois.
  • Maria Wilkening died on 1 August 1904 at Will, Illinois, at age 36.
Census DateLocation
1880Washington, Will, IllinoisMaria Wilkening was listed as a daughter in Johann Friedrich Wilkening's household on the 1880 Census at Washington, Will, Illinois.1
1 June 1900Washington, Will, IllinoisMaria Wilkening was listed as wife in Friedrich Hartmann's household on the 1900 Census at Washington, Will, Illinois.2

Children of Maria Wilkening and Friedrich Hartmann

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0261 Page Number 512B.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED147. Dwelling 9.

Justine Maria Sophia Wilkening

F, b. 28 December 1870, d. 15 May 1948
Father*Johann Friedrich Wilkening b. 12 Jan 1831, d. 26 Apr 1912
Mother*Engel Maria Hinze b. 2 Feb 1838, d. 1920
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJustine Maria Sophia Wilkening was also known as Sophie.
Married Name3 April 1892As of 3 April 1892,her married name was Wehling.
  • Justine Maria Sophia Wilkening was born on 28 December 1870 at Washington, Will, Illinois.
  • She was the daughter of Johann Friedrich Wilkening and Engel Maria Hinze.
  • Justine Maria Sophia Wilkening married Gerhard Heinrich Christoph Wehling on 3 April 1892 at Eagle Lake St. John's, Beecher, Will, Illinois.
  • Justine Maria Sophia Wilkening died on 15 May 1948 at Beecher, Will, Illinois, at age 77.
Census DateLocation
1880Washington, Will, IllinoisJustine Maria Sophia Wilkening was listed as a daughter in Johann Friedrich Wilkening's household on the 1880 Census at Washington, Will, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0261 Page Number 512B.

Eleonore Wilkening

F, b. 19 March 1873, d. 26 October 1896
Father*Johann Friedrich Wilkening b. 12 Jan 1831, d. 26 Apr 1912
Mother*Engel Maria Hinze b. 2 Feb 1838, d. 1920
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationEleonore Wilkening was also known as Ellen.
Married Name20 October 1895As of 20 October 1895,her married name was Bahlmann.
  • Eleonore Wilkening was born on 19 March 1873 at Washington, Will, Illinois.
  • She was the daughter of Johann Friedrich Wilkening and Engel Maria Hinze.
  • Eleonore Wilkening married Carl H. Bahlmann on 20 October 1895 at Eagle Lake St. John's, Beecher, Will, Illinois.
  • Eleonore Wilkening died on 26 October 1896 at Washington, Will, Illinois, at age 23.
Census DateLocation
1880Washington, Will, IllinoisEleonore Wilkening was listed as a daughter in Johann Friedrich Wilkening's household on the 1880 Census at Washington, Will, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0261 Page Number 512B.

Friedrika Louise Wilkening

F, b. 15 March 1875, d. 1951
Father*Johann Friedrich Wilkening b. 12 Jan 1831, d. 26 Apr 1912
Mother*Engel Maria Hinze b. 2 Feb 1838, d. 1920
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationFriedrika Louise Wilkening was also known as Louisa.
Married Name24 September 1899As of 24 September 1899,her married name was Koelling.
Census DateLocation
1880Washington, Will, IllinoisFriedrika Louise Wilkening was listed as a daughter in Johann Friedrich Wilkening's household on the 1880 Census at Washington, Will, Illinois.2
     Friedrika Louise Wilkening lived with Heinrich Christoph Wilhelm Koelling in 1918 at Crete, Will, Illinois.3

Citations

  1. [S186] Illinois, Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, license 00018749.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0261 Page Number 512B.
  3. [S324] Illinois Will and Southern Cook County 1918 Prairie Farmer's Directory, by Illinois Will and Southern Cook County.

Emma Wilkening

F, b. 2 March 1877, d. after 1918
Father*Johann Friedrich Wilkening b. 12 Jan 1831, d. 26 Apr 1912
Mother*Engel Maria Hinze b. 2 Feb 1838, d. 1920
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name9 December 1900As of 9 December 1900,her married name was Sennholz.
Census DateLocation
1880Washington, Will, IllinoisEmma Wilkening was listed as a daughter in Johann Friedrich Wilkening's household on the 1880 Census at Washington, Will, Illinois.1
1 June 1900Washington, Will, IllinoisEmma Wilkening was listed as a daughter in Johann Friedrich Wilkening's household on the 1900 Census at Washington, Will, Illinois.2
     Emma Wilkening lived with John Fr. Heinrich Robert Jacob Sennholz in 1918 at Beecher, Washington, Will, Illinois.3

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0261 Page Number 512B.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED147. Dwelling 2.
  3. [S324] Illinois Will and Southern Cook County 1918 Prairie Farmer's Directory, by Illinois Will and Southern Cook County.

Hans Heinrich Christoph Wilkening

M

Child of Hans Heinrich Christoph Wilkening and Catharina Dorothea Sophia Bock

Catharina Dorothea Sophia Bock

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Wilkening.

Child of Catharina Dorothea Sophia Bock and Hans Heinrich Christoph Wilkening

Christoph Conrad Philipp Wilkening

M, b. 21 May 1861
Father*Johann Friedrich Wilkening b. 12 Jan 1831, d. 26 Apr 1912
Mother*Engel Maria Hinze b. 2 Feb 1838, d. 1920

Fritz Heinrich Christoph Conrad Wilkening

M, b. 1 November 1863, d. 24 September 1865
Father*Johann Friedrich Wilkening b. 12 Jan 1831, d. 26 Apr 1912
Mother*Engel Maria Hinze b. 2 Feb 1838, d. 1920
  • Fritz Heinrich Christoph Conrad Wilkening was born on 1 November 1863 at Washington, Will, Illinois.
  • He was the son of Johann Friedrich Wilkening and Engel Maria Hinze.
  • Fritz Heinrich Christoph Conrad Wilkening died on 24 September 1865 at age 1.

Friedrich Hartmann

M, b. July 1869
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationFriedrich Hartmann was also known as Fritz.
Census DateLocation
1 June 1900Washington, Will, IllinoisFriedrich Hartmann was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Washington, Will, Illinois.1

Children of Friedrich Hartmann and Maria Wilkening

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED147. Dwelling 9.

Gerhard Heinrich Christoph Wehling

M

Carl H. Bahlmann

M
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationCarl H. Bahlmann was also known as Charles.

Heinrich Christoph Wilhelm Koelling

M, b. 1874
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationHeinrich Christoph Wilhelm Koelling was also known as Wilhelm H.
     Heinrich Christoph Wilhelm Koelling lived in 1918 at Crete, Will, Illinois.2

Citations

  1. [S186] Illinois, Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, license 00018749.
  2. [S324] Illinois Will and Southern Cook County 1918 Prairie Farmer's Directory, by Illinois Will and Southern Cook County.

John Fr. Heinrich Robert Jacob Sennholz

M, b. 1874
Mother*Engel (?)
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJohn Fr. Heinrich Robert Jacob Sennholz was also known as Sennholtz.
     John Fr. Heinrich Robert Jacob Sennholz lived in 1918 at Beecher, Washington, Will, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S324] Illinois Will and Southern Cook County 1918 Prairie Farmer's Directory, by Illinois Will and Southern Cook County.

Bertha Sophia Guritz

F, b. circa 1882
Father*(?) Guritz d. b 1930
Mother*Mary (?) b. c 1840
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1920As of circa 1920,her married name was Wilkening.
Census DateLocation
11 April 1930Washington, Will, IllinoisBertha Sophia Guritz was listed as wife in Wilhelm Wilkening's household on the 1930 Census at Washington, Will, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED99-84. Dwelling 85.

Mary (?)

F, b. circa 1840
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1864As of circa 1864,her married name was Guritz.
  • Mary (?) was born circa 1840 at Germany.
  • She married (?) Guritz circa 1864.
Census DateLocation
11 April 1930Washington, Will, IllinoisMary (?) was listed as mother-in-law in Wilhelm Wilkening's household on the 1930 Census at Washington, Will, Illinois.1

Child of Mary (?) and (?) Guritz

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED99-84. Dwelling 85.

(?) Guritz

M, d. before 1930
  • (?) Guritz was born at Germany.
  • He married Mary (?) circa 1864.
  • (?) Guritz died before 1930.

Child of (?) Guritz and Mary (?)

Johann Philipp Schrage

M, b. 1811
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJohann Philipp Schrage was also known as Phily.
     Johann Philipp Schrage and Engel Maria Sophia Wille immigrated in 1857 Primary Immigrant:
Schrage, Johann Philipp
Family Members:
Wife Engel Marie Sophie Wille; Daughter Engel Marie Sophie; Daughter Thrine Sophie Doroth; Son Johann Heinr. Phil; Daughter Engel Marie Doroth; Son Hans Heinr; Daughter Engel Soph.

Children of Johann Philipp Schrage and Engel Maria Sophia Wille

Engel Maria Sophia Wille

F, b. 1813
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Schrage.
Name VariationEngel Maria Sophia Wille was also known as Sophia.
     Engel Maria Sophia Wille and Johann Philipp Schrage immigrated in 1857 Primary Immigrant:
Schrage, Johann Philipp
Family Members:
Wife Engel Marie Sophie Wille; Daughter Engel Marie Sophie; Daughter Thrine Sophie Doroth; Son Johann Heinr. Phil; Daughter Engel Marie Doroth; Son Hans Heinr; Daughter Engel Soph.

Children of Engel Maria Sophia Wille and Johann Philipp Schrage

Wilhelm Matthias

M, b. circa 1844
  • Wilhelm Matthias married Maria (?).
  • Wilhelm Matthias was born circa 1844 at Hanover, Germany.

Child of Wilhelm Matthias and Maria (?)

Maria (?)

F, b. circa 1858
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Matthias.
Name VariationMaria (?) was also known as Mary (?).

Child of Maria (?) and Wilhelm Matthias

Fredericka (?)

F, b. July 1871
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationFredericka (?) was also known as Ricka (?).
Married Namecirca 1890As of circa 1890,her married name was Wilkening.
Census DateLocation
1 June 1900Washington, Will, IllinoisFredericka (?) was listed as wife in Conrad Heinrich Philipp Johann Wilkening's household on the 1900 Census at Washington, Will, Illinois; living next door to Fred Wilkening.1
22 January 1920Washington, Will, IllinoisFredericka (?) was listed as wife in Conrad Heinrich Philipp Johann Wilkening's household on the 1920 Census at Washington, Will, Illinois; living next door to Mary Wilkening.2

Children of Fredericka (?) and Conrad Heinrich Philipp Johann Wilkening

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED147. Dwelling 1.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED207. Dwelling 105.

Arthur F. Wilkening

M, b. August 1893
Father*Conrad Heinrich Philipp Johann Wilkening b. 17 Mar 1866
Mother*Fredericka (?) b. Jul 1871
Census DateLocation
1 June 1900Washington, Will, IllinoisArthur F. Wilkening was listed as a son in Conrad Heinrich Philipp Johann Wilkening's household on the 1900 Census at Washington, Will, Illinois; living next door to Fred Wilkening.1
22 January 1920Washington, Will, IllinoisArthur F. Wilkening was listed as a son in Conrad Heinrich Philipp Johann Wilkening's household on the 1920 Census at Washington, Will, Illinois; living next door to Mary Wilkening.2

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED147. Dwelling 1.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED207. Dwelling 105.

Eleonore A. Wilkening

F, b. November 1896
Father*Conrad Heinrich Philipp Johann Wilkening b. 17 Mar 1866
Mother*Fredericka (?) b. Jul 1871
Census DateLocation
1 June 1900Washington, Will, IllinoisEleonore A. Wilkening was listed as a daughter in Conrad Heinrich Philipp Johann Wilkening's household on the 1900 Census at Washington, Will, Illinois; living next door to Fred Wilkening.1
22 January 1920Washington, Will, IllinoisEleonore A. Wilkening was listed as a daughter in Conrad Heinrich Philipp Johann Wilkening's household on the 1920 Census at Washington, Will, Illinois; living next door to Mary Wilkening.2

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED147. Dwelling 1.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED207. Dwelling 105.

Herbert W. Matthies

M, b. 5 June 1917, d. 20 July 2009
Father*William George Matthies b. 2 Nov 1878, d. Nov 1963
Mother*Caroline Lena Dor. Eliz. Char. Grages b. 2 Jun 1876, d. 1953
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationHerbert W. Matthies was also known as Matthias.
  • Herbert W. Matthies was born on 5 June 1917 at Beecher, Will, Illinois.
  • He was the son of William George Matthies and Caroline Lena Dor. Eliz. Char. Grages.
  • Herbert W. Matthies died on 20 July 2009 at age 92 Herbert W. Matthies, age 92, of Peotone, IL, passed away Monday, July 20, 2009 with his family by his side.

    He was born June 5, 1917 in Beecher, IL to the late William G. and Caroline (nee Grages) Matthies. He married Hilda Wolkow on January 20, 1940 at Zion Lutheran Church in Beecher, IL.

    He farmed in Beecher, IL as a young man then owned and operated Matthies Trucking and Matthies Consignment Auction. He attended and was a graduate of the Art Feller College of Auctioneers. He then went to work at the Ford Motor Stamping Plant in Chicago Heights, IL retiring in 1977. He and Hilda then moved to Three Lakes, WI where they owned and managed the Triangle Motel for 15 years. They then moved back to Peotone where they really enjoyed life. He was Past President of the Peotone Sportsman's Club and former trustee of the Immanuel United Church of Christ of Peotone where he was a member. He was a former member of the Bradley Moose Lodge, a former member of the Northern Lights Snowmobile Club and Three Lakes Unlimited of Three Lakes, WI. He enjoyed playing cards, horseshoes, bowling, hunting, fishing, and snowmobiling.

    He is survived by his faithful wife of 69 years, Hilda (nee Wolkow) Matthies of Peoto. He is also survived by his two children; Pat Harms Misner (Gerald) of Bourbonnais, and William H. (Bonnie) Matthies of Peotone, IL; and 3 grandchildren; Brent (Kris) Harms of Manteno, Nathan Matthies, and Meghan Matthies both of Peotone.

    He was preceded in death by his parents, 3 sisters; Blondie Bory, Alice Schroeder, and Esther Huberts.

    Visitation will be held on Thursday, July 23, 2009 from 3:00-8:00 p.m. at the Fedde-Helfrich-Cross Funeral Home in Peotone. Funeral Services will be held on Friday, July 24, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. at the Fedde-Helfrich-Cross Funeral Home. Interment will be at Peotone Cemetery.
Census DateLocation
25 April 1930Will, Will, IllinoisHerbert W. Matthies was listed as a son in William George Matthies's household on the 1930 Census at Will, Will, Illinois.1
     Herbert W. Matthies lived with William George Matthies in 1918 at Peotone, Will, Illinois.2

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED99-87. Dwelling 87.
  2. [S324] Illinois Will and Southern Cook County 1918 Prairie Farmer's Directory, by Illinois Will and Southern Cook County.

Herbert Henry George Fette

M, b. 15 June 1900, d. 11 May 1928
Father*Ernest Fette b. Nov 1856
Mother*Helen Margaret Stoeven b. 20 Mar 1862, d. 5 Aug 1938

Albert Laroche

M, b. circa 1909
Census DateLocation
25 April 1930Will, Will, IllinoisAlbert Laroche was listed as a son-in-law in William George Matthies's household on the 1930 Census at Will, Will, Illinois.1

Child of Albert Laroche and Esther Irene Matthias

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED99-87. Dwelling 87.

Elwood Laroche

M, b. 29 December 1928, d. April 1976
Father*Albert Laroche b. c 1909
Mother*Esther Irene Matthias b. 1 Mar 1910, d. 20 Oct 1985
Census DateLocation
25 April 1930Will, Will, IllinoisElwood Laroche was listed as a grandson in William George Matthies's household on the 1930 Census at Will, Will, Illinois.1
     Elwood Laroche obtained US Social Security Card at Illinois; last residence Peotone, Will, Illinois.

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED99-87. Dwelling 87.

Albert Koelling

M, b. 5 March 1883, d. 2 December 1958
  • Albert Koelling was born on 5 March 1883 at Washington, Illinois.
  • He married Frieda Wilkening, daughter of Heinrich P. Wilkening and Augusta Plagge, circa 1925.
  • Albert Koelling died on 2 December 1958 at age 75 Albert Koelling obituary.
    Chicago Heights Star December 5, 1958 - Albert Koelling obituary
  • He was buried after 2 December 1958 at Saint Paulus Cemetery, Beecher, Will, Illinois.
Census DateLocation
25 April 1930Will, Will, IllinoisAlbert Koelling was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Will, Will, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED99-87. Dwelling 86.