Gretje Peters

F, b. 7 April 1828, d. 4 August 1909
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationGretje Peters was also known as Gertrude.
Married Name13 July 1856As of 13 July 1856,her married name was Eilts.
  • Gretje Peters was born on 7 April 1828 at Dornumersiel, Germany.
  • She married Herre Eilts on 13 July 1856 at Dornum, Amt.Norden, Germany.
  • Gretje Peters died on 4 August 1909 at Breese, Clinton, Illinois, at age 81.
Census DateLocation
1880Minonk, Woodford, IllinoisGretje Peters was listed as wife in Herre Eilts's household on the 1880 Census at Minonk, Woodford, Illinois.1
1900Breese, Clinton, IllinoisGretje Peters was listed as mother-in-law in Casper Hofsommer's household on the 1900 Census at Breese, Clinton, Illinois.2

Children of Gretje Peters and Herre Eilts

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0262 Page Number 339B.

  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Breese, Clinton, Illinois; Roll: T623_243 Page: 8B; Enumeration District: 1.

Tarleton Dunn

M, b. 6 May 1881
Father*John Dunn b. 14 Feb 1824, d. 5 Mar 1910
Mother*Elizabeth Howard b. 11 Apr 1837, d. 23 Nov 1914

Donald McDonald

M

Child of Donald McDonald and Mary Minerva Dunn

Dewey N. Dunn

M, b. 23 May 1862
Father*John Dunn b. 14 Feb 1824, d. 5 Mar 1910
Mother*Elizabeth Howard b. 11 Apr 1837, d. 23 Nov 1914

Philip H. Dunn

M, b. 9 September 1863
Father*John Dunn b. 14 Feb 1824, d. 5 Mar 1910
Mother*Elizabeth Howard b. 11 Apr 1837, d. 23 Nov 1914

Charles Dunn

M

Child of Charles Dunn and Mary Emily Schrader

Mary Emily Schrader

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMary Emily Schrader was also known as Schroeder.
Married NameHer married name was Dunn.

Child of Mary Emily Schrader and Charles Dunn

Captain B. P. McFarlan

M, d. after July 1890
Father*James McFarlan d. b 1850
Mother*Elizabeth (?) b. c 1789

Mary Kirkham

F, d. before July 1890
Father*James Kirkham b. c 1815, d. 2 Sep 1873
Mother*Margaret Minerva McFarlan b. 6 Dec 1812, d. 24 Jul 1890

John Dunn McDonald

M
Father*Donald McDonald
Mother*Mary Minerva Dunn b. 7 Mar 1861, d. 2 Sep 1933
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJohn Dunn McDonald was also known as Jackie.

Helena Schiffman

F, b. 9 July 1860, d. 23 February 1949
Father*Peter Joseph Schiffman b. 7 Aug 1818, d. c 1897
Mother*Gertrude Schwab b. 12 Jun 1830, d. 6 Nov 1919
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationHelena Schiffman was also known as Lena.
Married Name22 January 1877As of 22 January 1877,her married name was Wiedman.
  • Helena Schiffman was born on 9 July 1860 at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Peter Joseph Schiffman and Gertrude Schwab.
  • Helena Schiffman married Jacob Wiedman on 22 January 1877 at Grant, Wisconsin.
  • Helena Schiffman died on 23 February 1949 at Janesville, Rock, Wisconsin, at age 88.
Census DateLocation
20 July 1870Potosi, Grant, WisconsinHelena Schiffman was listed in Peter Joseph Schiffman's household on the 1870 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin; also included is William Walters (nephew), age 1.1

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 67. Dwelling 488.

Margaret Schiffman

F, b. 7 May 1854, d. 3 November 1922
Father*Peter Joseph Schiffman b. 7 Aug 1818, d. c 1897
Mother*Gertrude Schwab b. 12 Jun 1830, d. 6 Nov 1919
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1870As of circa 1870,her married name was Syke.
Married Namecirca 1870As of circa 1870,her married name was Sykes.
Married Namecirca 1870As of circa 1870,her married name was Sykes.
Married Namecirca 1870As of circa 1870,her married name was Zeng.
  • Margaret Schiffman was born on 7 May 1854 at Grant, Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Peter Joseph Schiffman and Gertrude Schwab.
  • Margaret Schiffman married Francis Sykes, son of Peter Zeng and Barbara Katimji, circa 1870.
  • Margaret Schiffman died on 3 November 1922 at Mason City, Cerro Gordo, Iowa, at age 68 Death certificate of Margaret (Schiffman) Sykes.
    Death certificate of Margaret (Schiffman) Sykes 03 Nov 1922 Mason City, Cerro Gordo, Iowa
Census DateLocation
1860Potosi, Grant, WisconsinMargaret Schiffman was listed in Peter Joseph Schiffman's household on the 1860 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.1
2 July 1870Potosi, Grant, WisconsinMargaret Schiffman was listed in Francis Sykes's household on the 1870 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.2
20 July 1870Potosi, Grant, WisconsinMargaret Schiffman was listed in Peter Joseph Schiffman's household on the 1870 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin; also included is William Walters (nephew), age 1.3
1880Potosi, Grant, WisconsinMargaret Schiffman was listed as wife in Francis Sykes's household on the 1880 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.4
1895Mt. Vernon, Cerro Gordo, IowaMargaret Schiffman appeared on the census of 1895 in the household of Francis Sykes at Mt. Vernon, Cerro Gordo, Iowa.
13 June 1900Mount Vernon, Cerro Gordo, IowaMargaret Schiffman was listed as wife in Francis Sykes's household on the 1900 Census at Mount Vernon, Cerro Gordo, Iowa.5
     Margaret Schiffman had 15 with 12 living in 1900 children.

Children of Margaret Schiffman and Francis Sykes

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 184.
  2. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 29. Stamp 425. Dwelling 208.
  3. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 67. Dwelling 488.
  4. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1427 Page Number 353A.
  5. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Mount Vernon, Cerro Gordo, Iowa; Roll: T623_423; Page: 9A; Enumeration District: 17. Dwelling 163.

Frank Schiffman

M, b. 7 January 1852, d. before 1919
Father*Peter Joseph Schiffman b. 7 Aug 1818, d. c 1897
Mother*Gertrude Schwab b. 12 Jun 1830, d. 6 Nov 1919
Census DateLocation
1860Potosi, Grant, WisconsinFrank Schiffman was listed in Peter Joseph Schiffman's household on the 1860 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.1
20 July 1870Potosi, Grant, WisconsinFrank Schiffman was listed in Peter Joseph Schiffman's household on the 1870 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin; also included is William Walters (nephew), age 1.2

Children of Frank Schiffman and Mary Ann Weber

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 184.
  2. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 67. Dwelling 488.

Henry Montag

M, b. 1813, d. 1881
  • Henry Montag married Martha Elizabeth Fiener.
  • Henry Montag was born in 1813 at Katharinenberg, Mühlhausen, Erfurt, Sachsen, Prussia.
  • He married Mary (?) before 1880.
  • Henry Montag died in 1881 at Grant, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocation
27 July 1860Paris, Grant, WisconsinHenry Montag was listed as the head of a family on the 1860 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin, surname listed as Munda.1
22 July 1870Paris, Grant, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.2
11 June 1880Paris, Grant, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.3

Children of Henry Montag and Martha Elizabeth Fiener

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1860; Census Place: Paris, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: M653_1409; Page: 528; Image: 546; Family History Library Film: 805409.
  2. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 5. Stamp 337. Dwelling 31.
  3. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 87. Year: 1880; Census Place: Paris, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: T9_1427; Family History Film: 1255427; Page: 280B; Enumeration District: 120.

Martha Elizabeth Fiener

F, b. circa 1824, d. August 1870
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMartha Elizabeth Fiener was also known as Stines.
Name VariationMartha Elizabeth Fiener was also known as Elizabeth.
Married NameHer married name was Montag.
Name VariationMartha Elizabeth Fiener was also known as Mary.
  • Martha Elizabeth Fiener married Henry Montag.
  • Martha Elizabeth Fiener was born circa 1824 at Eisstrut, Sachsen, Prussia.
  • She died in August 1870.
Census DateLocation
27 July 1860Paris, Grant, WisconsinMartha Elizabeth Fiener was listed in Henry Montag's household on the 1860 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin; surname listed as Munda.1
22 July 1870Paris, Grant, WisconsinMartha Elizabeth Fiener was listed in Henry Montag's household on the 1870 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.2

Children of Martha Elizabeth Fiener and Henry Montag

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1860; Census Place: Paris, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: M653_1409; Page: 528; Image: 546; Family History Library Film: 805409.
  2. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 5. Stamp 337. Dwelling 31.

John Schiffman

M, b. 2 September 1848, d. after 1919
Father*Peter Joseph Schiffman b. 7 Aug 1818, d. c 1897
Mother*Gertrude Schwab b. 12 Jun 1830, d. 6 Nov 1919
Census DateLocation
6 September 1850District 24, Grant, WisconsinJohn Schiffman was listed in Peter Joseph Schiffman's household on the 1850 Census at District 24, Grant, Wisconsin.1
1860Potosi, Grant, WisconsinJohn Schiffman was listed in Peter Joseph Schiffman's household on the 1860 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.2

Child of John Schiffman and Martha Laycock

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 809. Stamp 57. Written page 113.
  2. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 184.

Francis Sykes

M, b. 16 December 1849, d. 24 February 1929
Father*Peter Zeng b. Jan 1805, d. May 1903
Mother*Barbara Katimji b. c 1809, d. 1886
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationFrancis Sykes was also known as Zeug.
Name VariationFrancis Sykes was also known as Zeng.
Name VariationFrancis Sykes was also known as Syke.
Name VariationFrancis Sykes was also known as Frank X.
Name VariationFrancis Sykes was also known as Zieg.
Census DateLocation
18 June 1860Potosi, Grant, WisconsinFrancis Sykes was listed in Peter Zeng's household on the 1860 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.1
2 July 1870Potosi, Grant, WisconsinFrancis Sykes was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.2
1880Potosi, Grant, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.3
1895Mt. Vernon, Cerro Gordo, IowaHe appeared on the census of 1895 at Mt. Vernon, Cerro Gordo, Iowa.
13 June 1900Mount Vernon, Cerro Gordo, IowaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Mount Vernon, Cerro Gordo, Iowa.4

Children of Francis Sykes and Margaret Schiffman

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 27. Handwritten number 627. Dwelling 219.
  2. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 29. Stamp 425. Dwelling 208.
  3. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1427 Page Number 353A.
  4. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Mount Vernon, Cerro Gordo, Iowa; Roll: T623_423; Page: 9A; Enumeration District: 17. Dwelling 163.

Jacob Wiedman

M, b. 27 October 1853, d. 20 September 1941
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJacob Wiedman was also known as Jake.
  • Jacob Wiedman was born on 27 October 1853 at Highland, Iowa, Wisconsin.
  • He married Helena Schiffman, daughter of Peter Joseph Schiffman and Gertrude Schwab, on 22 January 1877 at Grant, Wisconsin.
  • Jacob Wiedman died on 20 September 1941 at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin, at age 87.

Charlie Pitzen

M, b. circa 1864

George Carpenter

M, b. circa 1855

Byron Sanborn

M, b. circa 1864

Sarah Beyer

F, b. 19 March 1881, d. 2 October 1935
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name9 May 1899As of 9 May 1899,her married name was Schiffman.
Census DateLocation
13 January 1920Potosi, Grant, WisconsinSarah Beyer was listed as wife in Engelbert Schiffman's household on the 1920 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.1

Children of Sarah Beyer and Engelbert Schiffman

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED123. Dwelling 101.

Martha Laycock

F, b. circa 1848
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Schiffman.

Child of Martha Laycock and John Schiffman

Charlotte Anna Schiffman

F, b. circa 1874
Father*John Schiffman b. 2 Sep 1848, d. a 1919
Mother*Martha Laycock b. c 1848
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name24 May 1892As of 24 May 1892,her married name was White.
  • Charlotte Anna Schiffman was born circa 1874 at British Hollow, Grant, Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of John Schiffman and Martha Laycock.
  • Charlotte Anna Schiffman married John White on 24 May 1892 at Grant, Wisconsin.

John White

M

Mary Ann Weber

F, b. February 1853
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name10 April 1877As of 10 April 1877,her married name was Schiffman.

Children of Mary Ann Weber and Frank Schiffman

Peter J. Schiffman

M, b. January 1878
Father*Frank Schiffman b. 7 Jan 1852, d. b 1919
Mother*Mary Ann Weber b. Feb 1853

Maude Lucille Callahan

F, b. circa 1893
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name17 June 1914As of 17 June 1914,her married name was Schiffman.

Caroline Barbara Schiffman

F, b. 11 February 1880
Father*Frank Schiffman b. 7 Jan 1852, d. b 1919
Mother*Mary Ann Weber b. Feb 1853

Loretta Schiffman

F, b. June 1885
Father*Frank Schiffman b. 7 Jan 1852, d. b 1919
Mother*Mary Ann Weber b. Feb 1853