Melissa Ann Lockhart

F, b. 29 August 1859, d. 18 March 1935
Father*Andrew Lockhart b. 21 Jun 1819, d. 7 Jan 1894
Mother*Nancy Randall b. 16 Sep 1834, d. 1 Aug 1895
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name30 October 1888As of 30 October 1888,her married name was Mattson.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth29 August 1859Melissa Ann Lockhart was born on 29 August 1859 at Garden Plain, Whiteside, Illinois.
She was the daughter of Andrew Lockhart and Nancy Randall.
Marriage30 October 1888Melissa Ann Lockhart married Peter Mattson on 30 October 1888 at Morrison, Whiteside, Illinois.
Death18 March 1935Melissa Ann Lockhart died on 18 March 1935 at age 75.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Garden Plain, Whiteside, IllinoisMelissa Ann Lockhart was listed as a daughter in Andrew Lockhart's household on the 1880 Census at Garden Plain, Whiteside, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0258 Page Number 16A.

Sarah Lockhart

F, b. 17 July 1866, d. 25 February 1944
Father*Andrew Lockhart b. 21 Jun 1819, d. 7 Jan 1894
Mother*Nancy Randall b. 16 Sep 1834, d. 1 Aug 1895
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name27 November 1889As of 27 November 1889,her married name was Bowen.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth17 July 1866Sarah Lockhart was born on 17 July 1866 at Garden Plain, Whiteside, Illinois.
She was the daughter of Andrew Lockhart and Nancy Randall.
Marriage27 November 1889Sarah Lockhart married Henry Judson Bowen on 27 November 1889 at Garden Plain, Whiteside, Illinois.
Death25 February 1944Sarah Lockhart died on 25 February 1944 at age 77.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Garden Plain, Whiteside, IllinoisSarah Lockhart was listed as a daughter in Andrew Lockhart's household on the 1880 Census at Garden Plain, Whiteside, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0258 Page Number 16A.

Angelina Lockhart

F, b. 20 February 1869, d. 12 September 1928
Father*Andrew Lockhart b. 21 Jun 1819, d. 7 Jan 1894
Mother*Nancy Randall b. 16 Sep 1834, d. 1 Aug 1895
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name16 February 1898As of 16 February 1898,her married name was Byers.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth20 February 1869Angelina Lockhart was born on 20 February 1869 at Garden Plain, Whiteside, Illinois.
She was the daughter of Andrew Lockhart and Nancy Randall.
Marriage16 February 1898Angelina Lockhart married Benjamin F. Byers on 16 February 1898 at Whiteside, Illinois.
Death12 September 1928Angelina Lockhart died on 12 September 1928 at age 59.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Garden Plain, Whiteside, IllinoisAngelina Lockhart was listed as a daughter in Andrew Lockhart's household on the 1880 Census at Garden Plain, Whiteside, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0258 Page Number 16A.

Robert Lee Lockhart

M, b. 24 October 1872, d. 4 February 1928
Father*Andrew Lockhart b. 21 Jun 1819, d. 7 Jan 1894
Mother*Nancy Randall b. 16 Sep 1834, d. 1 Aug 1895
Life EventDateDescription
Birth24 October 1872Robert Lee Lockhart was born on 24 October 1872 at Garden Plain, Whiteside, Illinois.
He was the son of Andrew Lockhart and Nancy Randall.
Marriage5 September 1906Robert Lee Lockhart married Florence Eberly on 5 September 1906.
Death4 February 1928Robert Lee Lockhart died on 4 February 1928 at age 55 Robert Lee Lockhart obituary.
Sterling Daily Gazette February 10, 1928 - Robert Lee Lockhart obituary
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Garden Plain, Whiteside, IllinoisRobert Lee Lockhart was listed as a son in Andrew Lockhart's household on the 1880 Census at Garden Plain, Whiteside, Illinois.1

Children of Robert Lee Lockhart and Florence Eberly

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0258 Page Number 16A.

Robert Ellison Lockhart

M, b. 18 October 1793
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageRobert Ellison Lockhart married Sarah Hemphill.
Birth18 October 1793Robert Ellison Lockhart was born on 18 October 1793 at Fleming, Kentucky.

Children of Robert Ellison Lockhart and Sarah Hemphill

Sarah Hemphill

F, b. 21 September 1795
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Lockhart.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageSarah Hemphill married Robert Ellison Lockhart.
Birth21 September 1795Sarah Hemphill was born on 21 September 1795 at Brandywine, Pennsylvania.

Children of Sarah Hemphill and Robert Ellison Lockhart

Peter Mattson

M
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage30 October 1888Peter Mattson married Melissa Ann Lockhart, daughter of Andrew Lockhart and Nancy Randall, on 30 October 1888 at Morrison, Whiteside, Illinois.

Henry Judson Bowen

M
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage27 November 1889Henry Judson Bowen married Sarah Lockhart, daughter of Andrew Lockhart and Nancy Randall, on 27 November 1889 at Garden Plain, Whiteside, Illinois.

Benjamin F. Byers

M
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage16 February 1898Benjamin F. Byers married Angelina Lockhart, daughter of Andrew Lockhart and Nancy Randall, on 16 February 1898 at Whiteside, Illinois.

Bayard Taylor Abbott

M, b. 5 November 1887, d. 7 December 1973
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageBayard Taylor Abbott married Priscilla Dionis Lockhart, daughter of Elisha Lockheart and Mary Ray Cottle.
Birth5 November 1887Bayard Taylor Abbott was born on 5 November 1887 at Illinois.
Death7 December 1973He died on 7 December 1973 at Brownsville, Cameron, Texas, at age 86.
Census DateLocationDescription
1920Justice Precinct 4, Cameron, TexasBayard Taylor Abbott was listed as a son-in-law in Mary Ray Cottle's household on the 1920 Census at Justice Precinct 4, Cameron, Texas.1

Children of Bayard Taylor Abbott and Priscilla Dionis Lockhart

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Justice Precinct 4, Cameron, Texas; Roll: T625_1784; Page: 22B; Enumeration District: 32.

Irene Evelyn Aitchison

F, b. 5 September 1920, d. 4 May 2004
Father*Earl B. Aitchison b. 26 Jul 1897, d. Sep 1976
Mother*Sarah E. Cheney b. 21 Apr 1897, d. Sep 1981
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationIrene Evelyn Aitchison was also known as Irene M.
Married Name8 April 1941As of 8 April 1941,her married name was Lockhart.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth5 September 1920Irene Evelyn Aitchison was born on 5 September 1920 at Cascade, Iowa.
She was the daughter of Earl B. Aitchison and Sarah E. Cheney.
Marriage8 April 1941Irene Evelyn Aitchison married George L. Lockhart, son of Macy Hemphill Lockhart and Pearl Abigail Waite, on 8 April 1941 at Wapello, Iowa.
Death4 May 2004Irene Evelyn Aitchison died on 4 May 2004 at age 83 Irene E. Lockhart, age 83, of Solon and formerly of Iowa City died on Tuesday, May 4, 2004 at the Solon Care Center following an extended illness. A Memorial Service will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Friday, May 7, 2004 at Gay and Ciha Funeral and Cremation Service in Iowa City. Burial of cremains will be at Memory Gardens Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorials may be given to Hospice of Iowa City. Online condolences may be sent to her family at www.gayandciha.com.
Irene Evelyn Aitchison was born on September 5, 1920 in Cascade, Iowa the daughter of Earl B. and Sarah Cheney Aitchison. She attended Clinton, Iowa schools and graduated from Clinton High School. Irene received her degree as a Registered Nurse from Jane Lamb Hospital in Clinton. On April 8, 1941 Irene married George Lockhart in Wapello, Iowa. They lived in Iowa City from 1949 until the mid seventies when they moved to Mesa, Arizona. While in Iowa City she worked as a R.N. at Mercy Hospital. In 1994 they moved back to Iowa living at Windmill Point and the Hawthorne Inn in Coralville. Irene enjoyed genealogy; she spent many hours researching her family history. While in Arizona she taught seminars on how to do Genealogy Research. She was a member of the Genealogy Workshop of Mesa, Iowa City Genealogy Society, Mayflower Society, Dubuque County Key City Genealogy Society, Daughters of the American Revolution and the American Legion Auxiliary. Irene enjoyed art and studied with Professor Wilke who taught at the University of Iowa.
Her family includes her children, Carol Lewis and husband, Harry of North Liberty, Earl Lockhart and wife, Judy of Cedar Rapids, Rich Lockhart and wife, Liz of Iowa City, Mark Lockhart and wife, Lisa of Biloxi, Mississippi, fourteen grandchildren, ten great-grandchildren, two sisters in-law, Jane Lockhart of Clinton, Iowa and Lois Lockhart of Batavia, Illinois along with numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband. The Gay & Ciha Funeral and Cremation Service are caring for Irene’s services and her family.
Census DateLocationDescription
1930Clinton, IowaIrene Evelyn Aitchison was listed as a daughter in Earl B. Aitchison's household on the 1930 Census at Clinton, Iowa.
  • In September 1966 at Whiteside, Illinois, attended Waite family reunion.

Earl B. Aitchison

M, b. 26 July 1897, d. September 1976
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageEarl B. Aitchison married Sarah E. Cheney.
Birth26 July 1897Earl B. Aitchison was born on 26 July 1897.
DeathSeptember 1976He died in September 1976 at age 79.
Census DateLocationDescription
1930Clinton, IowaEarl B. Aitchison was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Clinton, Iowa.
  • Earl B. Aitchison obtained US Social Security Card at Iowa; last residence Iowa City, Johnson, Iowa.

Child of Earl B. Aitchison and Sarah E. Cheney

Sarah E. Cheney

F, b. 21 April 1897, d. September 1981
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Aitchison.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageSarah E. Cheney married Earl B. Aitchison.
Birth21 April 1897Sarah E. Cheney was born on 21 April 1897.
DeathSeptember 1981She died in September 1981 at age 84.
Census DateLocationDescription
1930Clinton, IowaSarah E. Cheney was listed as wife in Earl B. Aitchison's household on the 1930 Census at Clinton, Iowa.
  • Sarah E. Cheney obtained US Social Security Card at Iowa; last residence Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona.

Child of Sarah E. Cheney and Earl B. Aitchison

Jane Holle

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Lockhart.
Life EventDateDescription
BirthJane Holle was born at Clinton, Iowa.
MarriageShe married Dwight S. Lockhart, son of Macy Hemphill Lockhart and Pearl Abigail Waite.
  • In July 1958 at Whiteside, Illinois, attended Waite family reunion.
  • In September 1966 at Whiteside, Illinois, attended Waite family reunion.

Child of Jane Holle and Dwight S. Lockhart

Dr. Cyrus Henry Waite

M, b. circa 1892, d. May 1972
Father*Dewitt Clinton Waite b. 22 Apr 1866, d. May 1940
Mother*Cora Abigail Barrett b. 31 May 1868
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationDr. Cyrus Henry Waite was also known as C. H.
Name VariationDr. Cyrus Henry Waite was also known as Wait.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1892Dr. Cyrus Henry Waite was born circa 1892 at Illinois.
He was the son of Dewitt Clinton Waite and Cora Abigail Barrett.
DeathMay 1972Dr. Cyrus Henry Waite died in May 1972 at Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
Census DateLocationDescription
20 April 1910Ustick, Whiteside, IllinoisDr. Cyrus Henry Waite was listed as a son in Dewitt Clinton Waite's household on the 1910 Census at Ustick, Whiteside, Illinois.1
  • In August 1929 at Whiteside, Illinois, attended Waite family reunion.
  • In August 1941 at Whiteside, Illinois, attended Waite family reunion.

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED148. Dwelling 21.

Charles E. Nygren

M, b. 2 February 1918, d. 29 September 2004
Father*Sven Albert Nygren b. 14 Nov 1883, d. 7 Oct 1962
Mother*Hilda Cecelia Carlson b. c 1892, d. 25 Mar 1953
Life EventDateDescription
Birth2 February 1918Charles E. Nygren was born on 2 February 1918 at Barrett, Minnesota.
He was the son of Sven Albert Nygren and Hilda Cecelia Carlson.
Marriage26 February 1944Charles E. Nygren married Loretta Poeppel, daughter of William Poeppel and Clara Krempel, on 26 February 1944 at Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Death29 September 2004Charles E. Nygren died on 29 September 2004 at age 86 MADISON - Charles E. Nygren, age 86, died on Wednesday, Sept. 29, 2004, at Harbor House in DeForest. He was born on Feb. 2, 1918, in Barrett, Minn., to Sven and Hilda (Carlson) Nygren. Charles married Loretta Poeppel on Feb. 26, 1944. Charles worked as a research engineer for many years, until his retirement. He was a member of St. Stephen's Lutheran Church. Charles loved music, gardening and fishing. His greatest joy was his wife of 60 years and his family. Charles is survived by his wife, Loretta of DeForest; a son, Dennis (Nadine) Nygren of Kent, Ohio; a daughter, Lesley (Steven) Mylrea of Monona; and four grandchildren, Kimberly (Joseph) Cox, Larissa (Micah) Carrick, Darren Mylrea (fiancee, Heather) and Gavin Mylrea. He was preceded in death by his parents; an infant daughter, Carol Jean; and a sister, Doris Montague. Funeral services will be held at GUNDERSON EAST FUNERAL HOME, 5203 Monona Drive, at 11 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 4, 2004, with the Rev. Nick Utphall presiding. Burial will be in Highland Memorial Park, New Berlin. Visitation will be held at the funeral home from 10 a.m. until the time of the service on Monday. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Stephen's Lutheran Church or Anderson Senior Choir.
Census DateLocationDescription
7 January 1920Elk Lake, Grant, MinnesotaCharles E. Nygren was listed as a son in Sven Albert Nygren's household on the 1920 Census at Elk Lake, Grant, Minnesota.1

Child of Charles E. Nygren and Loretta Poeppel

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED52. Dwelling 6.

Loretta Poeppel

F, b. 12 August 1921, d. 19 January 2007
Father*William Poeppel b. 11 Nov 1889, d. 1 Sep 1977
Mother*Clara Krempel b. 28 May 1887, d. 13 Aug 1968
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name26 February 1944As of 26 February 1944,her married name was Nygren.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth12 August 1921Loretta Poeppel was born on 12 August 1921 at Waukesha, Waukesha, Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of William Poeppel and Clara Krempel.
Marriage26 February 1944Loretta Poeppel married Charles E. Nygren, son of Sven Albert Nygren and Hilda Cecelia Carlson, on 26 February 1944 at Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Death19 January 2007Loretta Poeppel died on 19 January 2007 at age 85 Loretta E. Nygren, age 85, passed away on Friday, Jan. 19, 2007, at Serenity House. She was born on Aug. 12, 1921, in New Berlin, the daughter of William and Clara Poeppel. She married Charles Nygren on Feb. 2, 1944. Loretta worked on a wing assembly during World War II. She worked for Piggly Wiggly and Sentry, retiring from Eagle Foods. Loretta was a member of St. Stephen's Lutheran Church. She was active in the church, helping with funeral lunches and involved in the women's circle. Loretta had a wonderful singing voice, and was a member of the church choir. She cared for her husband during his illness and also for her cousins. Loretta was a fabulous wife, mother and grandmother. Loretta is survived by her son, Dennis (Nadine) of Kent, Ohio; a daughter, Lesley (Steven) Mylrea of Monona; four grandchildren, Kimberly (Joseph) Cox, Larissa (Micah) Carrick, Darren (Heather) Mylrea and Gavin Mylrea; two great-granddaughters, Elena Carrick and Evelyn Cox; a sister, Phyllis (John Paul) Helker of Waukesha; and many nieces, nephews and cousins. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; an infant daughter, Carol Jean; two brothers, Robert and William Poeppel; and two sisters, Margaret Demmett and Viola Hatch. Funeral services will be held at GUNDERSON EAST FUNERAL HOME, 5203 Monona Drive, on Thursday, Jan. 25, 2007, at 11 a.m., with the Rev. Nick Utphall presiding. Burial will be at Highland Memorial Park, New Berlin. Visitation will be at the funeral home from 10 a.m. until the time of the service on Thursday. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Stephen's Lutheran Church or HospiceCare Inc. The family would like to thank the staff at Serenity House and HospiceCare, for all their attention and loving care. A precious one has left us, A voice we love is stilled. An empty place is in our lives, That never can be filled. God saw him getting weary, And did what seemed the best, Just came and stood beside him, And whispered....Come and rest. Gunderson East Funeral and Cremation Centers 5203 Monona Drive.
Census DateLocationDescription
5 April 1930Waukesha, Waukesha, WisconsinLoretta Poeppel was listed as a daughter in William Poeppel's household on the 1930 Census at Waukesha, Waukesha, Wisconsin.1
  • Loretta Poeppel was living in September 2004.

Child of Loretta Poeppel and Charles E. Nygren

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED48. Dwelling 123.

Sven Albert Nygren

M, b. 14 November 1883, d. 7 October 1962
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationSven Albert Nygren was also known as Albert Sven.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageSven Albert Nygren married Hilda Cecelia Carlson.
Birth14 November 1883Sven Albert Nygren was born on 14 November 1883 at Indiana.
Death7 October 1962He died on 7 October 1962 at Clay, Minnesota, at age 78.
Census DateLocationDescription
7 January 1920Elk Lake, Grant, MinnesotaSven Albert Nygren was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Elk Lake, Grant, Minnesota.1

Children of Sven Albert Nygren and Hilda Cecelia Carlson

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED52. Dwelling 6.

Hilda Cecelia Carlson

F, b. circa 1892, d. 25 March 1953
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Nygren.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageHilda Cecelia Carlson married Sven Albert Nygren.
Birthcirca 1892Hilda Cecelia Carlson was born circa 1892 at Minnesota.
Death25 March 1953She died on 25 March 1953 at Nicollet, Minnesota.
Census DateLocationDescription
7 January 1920Elk Lake, Grant, MinnesotaHilda Cecelia Carlson was listed as wife in Sven Albert Nygren's household on the 1920 Census at Elk Lake, Grant, Minnesota.1

Children of Hilda Cecelia Carlson and Sven Albert Nygren

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED52. Dwelling 6.

Carol Jean Nygren

F
Father*Charles E. Nygren b. 2 Feb 1918, d. 29 Sep 2004
Mother*Loretta Poeppel b. 12 Aug 1921, d. 19 Jan 2007
Life EventDateDescription
Carol Jean Nygren was the daughter of Charles E. Nygren and Loretta Poeppel.
DeathCarol Jean Nygren died at died in infancy.

Doris E. Nygren

F, b. 28 September 1914, d. 27 January 2002
Father*Sven Albert Nygren b. 14 Nov 1883, d. 7 Oct 1962
Mother*Hilda Cecelia Carlson b. c 1892, d. 25 Mar 1953
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Montague.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth28 September 1914Doris E. Nygren was born on 28 September 1914 at Minnesota.
She was the daughter of Sven Albert Nygren and Hilda Cecelia Carlson.
Death27 January 2002Doris E. Nygren died on 27 January 2002 at age 87.
Census DateLocationDescription
7 January 1920Elk Lake, Grant, MinnesotaDoris E. Nygren was listed as a daughter in Sven Albert Nygren's household on the 1920 Census at Elk Lake, Grant, Minnesota.1
  • Doris E. Nygren obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence Saint Peter, Nicollet, Minnesota.

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED52. Dwelling 6.

William Poeppel

M, b. 11 November 1889, d. 1 September 1977
Life EventDateDescription
Birth11 November 1889William Poeppel was born on 11 November 1889 at Germany.
Marriage21 October 1914He married Clara Krempel on 21 October 1914.
Death1 September 1977William Poeppel died on 1 September 1977 at Waukesha, Waukesha, Wisconsin, at age 87.
Census DateLocationDescription
5 April 1930Waukesha, Waukesha, WisconsinWilliam Poeppel was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Waukesha, Waukesha, Wisconsin.1

Children of William Poeppel and Clara Krempel

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED48. Dwelling 123.

Clara Krempel

F, b. 28 May 1887, d. 13 August 1968
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name21 October 1914As of 21 October 1914,her married name was Poeppel.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth28 May 1887Clara Krempel was born on 28 May 1887 at Hales Corners, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Marriage21 October 1914She married William Poeppel on 21 October 1914.
Death13 August 1968Clara Krempel died on 13 August 1968 at Waukesha, Waukesha, Wisconsin, at age 81.
Census DateLocationDescription
5 April 1930Waukesha, Waukesha, WisconsinClara Krempel was listed as wife in William Poeppel's household on the 1930 Census at Waukesha, Waukesha, Wisconsin.1

Children of Clara Krempel and William Poeppel

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED48. Dwelling 123.

Carl Fredrick Hanusa

M, b. 2 October 1901, d. 29 May 1976
Father*Carl Wilhelm Hanusa b. 14 Jul 1860, d. 28 Jun 1919
Mother*Helene Buiny b. 31 Jul 1868, d. 10 Nov 1956
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationCarl Fredrick Hanusa was also known as Karl Friedrich.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth2 October 1901Carl Fredrick Hanusa was born on 2 October 1901 at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.
He was the son of Carl Wilhelm Hanusa and Helene Buiny.
Baptism17 November 1901Carl Fredrick Hanusa was baptized on 17 November 1901 at St. John's, Leland, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
Marriage20 March 1927He married Emma Koepke, daughter of Emil Koepke and Hulda Gaetzke, on 20 March 1927 at Sauk City, Sauk, Wisconsin, Emma Koepke and Carl Hanusa wedding announcement.
Madison Wisconsin State Journal March 25, 1927 - Emma Koepke and Carl Hanusa wedding announcement
Death29 May 1976Carl Fredrick Hanusa died on 29 May 1976 at age 74.
Census DateLocationDescription
1930Sauk, WisconsinCarl Fredrick Hanusa was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Sauk, Wisconsin.2
  • Carl Fredrick Hanusa obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence Clearwater, Pinellas, Florida.

Citations

  1. [S386] Lutheran Church, Evangelical Lutheran Church Records 1875-1940.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com.

Emma Koepke

F, b. 1 January 1904, d. 3 January 1959
Father*Emil Koepke b. 1875, d. 1955
Mother*Hulda Gaetzke b. 1879, d. 1972
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name20 March 1927As of 20 March 1927,her married name was Hanusa.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1 January 1904Emma Koepke was born on 1 January 1904.
She was the daughter of Emil Koepke and Hulda Gaetzke.
Marriage20 March 1927Emma Koepke married Carl Fredrick Hanusa, son of Carl Wilhelm Hanusa and Helene Buiny, on 20 March 1927 at Sauk City, Sauk, Wisconsin, Emma Koepke and Carl Hanusa wedding announcement.
Madison Wisconsin State Journal March 25, 1927 - Emma Koepke and Carl Hanusa wedding announcement
Death3 January 1959Emma Koepke died on 3 January 1959 at Madison, Dane, Wisconsin, at age 55.
Census DateLocationDescription
1930Sauk, WisconsinEmma Koepke was listed as wife in Carl Fredrick Hanusa's household on the 1930 Census at Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com.

Christian A. Burmester

M, b. 12 September 1902, d. 4 December 1971
Father*William Burmester b. c 1877
Mother*Emma (?) b. c 1886
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationChristian A. Burmester was also known as Christ A.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth12 September 1902Christian A. Burmester was born on 12 September 1902 at Sauk, Wisconsin.
He was the son of William Burmester and Emma (?).
Marriage1 September 1932Christian A. Burmester married Ruth Huntington Seymour, daughter of Merton Eugene Seymour and Blanche Alma Jeffries, on 1 September 1932 at Hillpoint, Wisconsin.
Death4 December 1971Christian A. Burmester died on 4 December 1971 at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin, at age 69 Christ Burmester obituary.
Madison Wisconsin State Journal December 6, 1971 - Christ Burmester obituary
Burialafter 4 December 1971He was buried after 4 December 1971 at Greenwood Cemetery, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
  • Christian A. Burmester obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Children of Christian A. Burmester and Ruth Huntington Seymour

Citations

  1. [S214] Wisconsin Sauk Co Cemetery Records Vol 9, page 35.

Elizabeth A. Faivre

F, b. 1911, d. after 1988
Father*Eugene William Faivre b. 5 Dec 1876, d. 26 Feb 1954
Mother*Katherine L. Thomas b. 24 Nov 1882, d. 6 Feb 1960
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Seymour.
Life EventDateDescription
BurialElizabeth A. Faivre was buried at Greenwood Cemetery, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
MarriageShe married Lewis Arthur Seymour, son of Merton Eugene Seymour and Blanche Alma Jeffries.
Birth1911Elizabeth A. Faivre was born in 1911 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Eugene William Faivre and Katherine L. Thomas.
Deathafter 1988Elizabeth A. Faivre died after 1988.
Census DateLocationDescription
2 February 1920Ironton, Sauk, WisconsinElizabeth A. Faivre was listed as a daughter in Eugene William Faivre's household on the 1920 Census at Ironton, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
11 April 1930Ironton, Sauk, WisconsinElizabeth A. Faivre was listed as a daughter in Eugene William Faivre's household on the 1930 Census at Ironton, Sauk, Wisconsin.3

Citations

  1. [S214] Wisconsin Sauk Co Cemetery Records Vol 9, page 73.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920;Census Place: Ironton, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll T625_2015; Page: 9A; Enumeration District: 168; Image: 179.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED17. Dwelling 124.

Katherine Bentz1

F, b. 16 December 1904
Father*Jacob Bentz1 b. 20 Jul 1859, d. 13 Feb 1927
Mother*Christina Stroh1 b. 7 Aug 1859, d. 21 Mar 1936
Life EventDateDescription
Birth16 December 1904Katherine Bentz was born on 16 December 1904 at Gregory, South Dakota.1
She was the daughter of Jacob Bentz and Christina Stroh.1

Citations

  1. [S9] South Dakota, South Dakota Birth Records South Dakota, State File Number: 534226 (unknown file date).

Frances Vavruska

F, b. 12 August 1865, d. 17 August 1907
Father*Frantisek Vavruska b. 21 Nov 1839, d. 17 Nov 1916
Mother*Frances Pesa b. 19 Mar 1844, d. 7 Apr 1914
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationFrances Vavruska was also known as Varuska.
Married Namecirca 1883As of circa 1883,her married name was Pesek.
Married Namecirca 1889As of circa 1889,her married name was Moravec.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth12 August 1865Frances Vavruska was born on 12 August 1865 at Louka, Moravia, also reported as Aug 1869.
She was the daughter of Frantisek Vavruska and Frances Pesa.
Marriagecirca 1883Frances Vavruska married Joseph Pesek Sr. circa 1883.
Marriagecirca 1889Frances Vavruska married Fredrick Moravec circa 1889.
Death17 August 1907Frances Vavruska died on 17 August 1907 at age 42 OBITUARY (Czech language ZCBJ periodical, Aug 1907): Sister Frances Moravec d in Yankton hospital Aug 17 1907 following appendectomy. She came to US 34 yrs. ago in 1873 with parents from Moravia to Bon Homme Co. SD when 8. Parents farmed near Tyndall and she was m 24 yrs. ago. Surviving are parents, brother and sister, husband, 10 children, oldest 22 and youngest 5. She joined our Lodge Pravda No. 80 Feb 4 1900. Funeral services were held Aug 18 in Czech Natl. Cemetry half mile from Tyndall. Frantisek Ptak was in charge and many friends and relatives attended, some fr
om 30 miles away. Everyone who knew her loved her. V.J. Ptak, secy.
Census DateLocationDescription
12 June 1900Tyndall, Bon Homme, South DakotaFrances Vavruska was listed as wife in Fredrick Moravec's household on the 1900 Census at Tyndall, Bon Homme, South Dakota.1

Children of Frances Vavruska and Joseph Pesek Sr.

Children of Frances Vavruska and Fredrick Moravec

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED22. Dwelling 169.
  2. [S9] South Dakota, South Dakota Birth Records South Dakota (unknown file date).

Joseph Vavruska

M, b. 31 October 1869, d. 25 August 1953
Father*Frantisek Vavruska b. 21 Nov 1839, d. 17 Nov 1916
Mother*Frances Pesa b. 19 Mar 1844, d. 7 Apr 1914
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJoseph Vavruska was also known as Varuska.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth31 October 1869Joseph Vavruska was born on 31 October 1869 at Louka, Moravia.
He was the son of Frantisek Vavruska and Frances Pesa.
Marriage7 February 1893Joseph Vavruska married Anna Slama, daughter of Anton Slama and Anna Dostal, on 7 February 1893.
Death25 August 1953Joseph Vavruska died on 25 August 1953 at Tyndall, Bon Homme, South Dakota, at age 83.
  • Grandfather Jos. Vavruska came to US in 1873 with parents Frank and Frances Pesa Vavruska. He had 8 brothers and sisters; Frances Moravec, Josephine Rehurek, Frank, John, Vinc, Mary, Hladky, Anna Petranek, Amelia Fridrich. Grandma Anna Slama b 1875 near Tabor, had two brothers, Adolph and Joseph. Joseph Vavruska and Anna Slama were m at Country Presb. Church west of tabor By Rev. John Linka.
    (From Irene Herman): They moved to farm 5 miles north of Tyndall where they resided until retiring to Tyndall 1940. They celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary in 1943, 60th in 1953.Joseph d Aug 25 1953; funeral conducted by Rev. Geo. Robinson burial at Country Pres. cemetery east of Tyndall. Annd d at home Nov 11 1963; Rev. H.E. Ivens officiated at services, burial at country cemetery.
    (From Tyndall Presb. Church Newsletter, re. roots of Louis and Edward Slama, Elsie Skorpik, Viola Pesek and Evelyn Stribal): Grandfather Anton Slama was b 1838 at Rovcine Moravia, Grandmother Anna Dostal Slama was born 1842. After their m 1869 they came to DT 1873, settled 1 mile west of where Presb. cemetery is now located. They lost four children during diptheria epidemic; Anna Vavruska, Joseph and Adolph survived.
    Grandfather Vincent Uherka was b 1845 in Velke Ubusin Moravia, Grandmother Theresa Bednar at Chlum Moravia 1850. After their m at Chlum 1869 they came to US 1873, settled at Ely IA 4 years. Coming to DT 1877, they settled just north of where Presb. cemetery in now located. They had 5 children: Joseph, Vincent, Mary Pluhar, Rosie and Emily Valach (Emily Broz's mother). Both Slama's and Uherka's were charter members of forst Bohemian Presb. church in DT. Grandchildren remember many stories told of them helping to build rock church. (From Tabor Czech Presb. Church records): Josef Vavruska and Anna Vavruska, charter members, m Feb 7 1893.(From Tyndall Centennial): Four children of Mr and Mrs. Anton Slama, Cze
    ch homesteeaders who lived 7 1/2 miles SE of Tyndall, were taken at one time by diphtheria 1876, leaving but three. The father lived to be 96 yrs. old and son Adolph, who survived epidemic, lives today (1979) at Tyndall Good Samaritan Home, alert at 93 despite loss of both legs to diabetes.
    LEGAL DOCUMENT: Naturalization Record- - First Papers. USA, State os SD, Bon Homme Co., First Judicial Dist.: Jos Vavruska personally appeared...made oath that he was born in Bohemia.. emigrated to US and landed to port of NY on or about month of May 1873; that it is his bona fide intention to become citizen of US to renounce...allegiance...particularly to Emper of Austria whereof he is aubject..Oct 7 1892. s/T.M.Hitt, clerk Circuit Court in and for Bonn Homme Co.SD CENSUS 1905 (Bon Homme Co. Sec. 1 Twp. 95) Joseph Vavruska, 36, farmer b Bohemia, in US and SD 33 yrs; wife Anna, 30, b SD; daughter Emma, 11; son Joseph, 9; son Adolph, 6; daughter Annie, 2.
    US CENSUS 1910 (Bon Homme Co.): Joseph Vavruska, 40, m 17yrs., b Bohemia, immigrated 1872; wife Annie, 34, mother 7 children, 5 living, b SD; daughter Emma, 16; son Joseph, 14; son Adolph,11; daughter Katherine (?), 7; son, name illegible,3.
    (NEWS ITEM), Tyndall Tribune, Feb 1943): Mr and Mrs. Jos. Vavruska observed golden wedding anniversary Sun Feb 7 1943. Host of relatives and neighbors gathered in Tyndall Auditorium to help Celebrate. Brief program was rendered in their honor, consisting of appropriate talk by Rev. F.K. Hornicek and songs by group of young women fromTabor church choir: Misses Mabel, Ruth, Gladys Sutera, Darlene and Maxine Petrik. One number was hymn which had been sung at wedding. Couple was m Feb 7 1893 by Rev. John Lin
    ka in old Chalkstone church. Vince Rehurek and Mary Vavruska, now Mrs. Frank Hladky, sister of groom, were attendants.
  • Joseph Vavruska immigrated with Frantisek Vavruska and Frances Pesa in 1873.

Children of Joseph Vavruska and Anna Slama

Citations

  1. [S9] South Dakota, South Dakota Birth Records South Dakota (unknown file date).