Dana Laudenschlager

M, d. before September 2005
Father*Leonard Laudenschlager d. 1993
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationDana Laudenschlager was also known as Laudenslayer.

Rose Wilhelmina Utesch

F, b. 18 February 1882, d. 13 November 1956
Father*August Utesch b. 7 Mar 1849, d. 24 Jan 1925
Mother*Wilhelmina Peters b. 31 Jul 1851, d. 28 Jan 1929
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore 1924As of before 1924,her married name was Janz.
Married Name1925As of 1925,her married name was Jans.
Census DateLocation
1930Plymouth, IowaRose Wilhelmina Utesch was listed as wife in Gustav Richard Jans's household on the 1930 Census at Plymouth, Iowa.

Peter Jans

M, b. 19 October 1834, d. 29 December 1903
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationPeter Jans was also known as Janz.
  • Peter Jans married an unknown person at Iowa.
  • He was born on 19 October 1834 at Darmstadt, Germany.
  • He married Wilhelmina C. Albert on 1 May 1860 at Du Page, Illinois.
  • Peter Jans died on 29 December 1903 at age 69.
Census DateLocation
15 August 1870Springfield, Cedar, IowaPeter Jans was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at Springfield, Cedar, Iowa, listed as Peter Jones.1
1880Springfield, Cedar, IowaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Springfield, Cedar, Iowa.2
8 June 1900Akron, Plymouth, IowaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Akron, Plymouth, Iowa.3

Children of Peter Jans and Wilhelmina C. Albert

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 20. Dwelling 149.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0331 Page Number 77B.
  3. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED112. Dwelling 201.

Wilhelmina C. Albert

F, b. December 1840, d. 1922
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationWilhelmina C. Albert was also known as Wilhelmine.
Name VariationWilhelmina C. Albert was also known as Elbert.
Name VariationWilhelmina C. Albert was also known as Armenia.
Name VariationWilhelmina C. Albert was also known as Minnie.
Married Name1 May 1860As of 1 May 1860,her married name was Janz.
Married Name1 May 1860As of 1 May 1860,her married name was Jans.
  • Wilhelmina C. Albert was born in December 1840 at Hanover, Germany.
  • She married Peter Jans on 1 May 1860 at Du Page, Illinois.
  • Wilhelmina C. Albert died in 1922.
Census DateLocation
15 August 1870Springfield, Cedar, IowaWilhelmina C. Albert was listed in Peter Jans's household on the 1870 Census at Springfield, Cedar, Iowa; listed as Peter Jones.1
1880Springfield, Cedar, IowaWilhelmina C. Albert was listed as wife in Peter Jans's household on the 1880 Census at Springfield, Cedar, Iowa.2
8 June 1900Akron, Plymouth, IowaWilhelmina C. Albert was listed as wife in Peter Jans's household on the 1900 Census at Akron, Plymouth, Iowa.3
21 April 1910Akron, Plymouth, IowaWilhelmina C. Albert was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Akron, Plymouth, Iowa.4
     Wilhelmina C. Albert had 10 with 9 living in 1900 children.

Children of Wilhelmina C. Albert and Peter Jans

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 20. Dwelling 149.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0331 Page Number 77B.
  3. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED112. Dwelling 201.
  4. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED119. Dwelling 206.

Frederich Janz

M, b. 1865, d. 1924
Father*Peter Jans b. 19 Oct 1834, d. 29 Dec 1903
Mother*Wilhelmina C. Albert b. Dec 1840, d. 1922
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationFrederich Janz was also known as Jans.
Name VariationFrederich Janz was also known as Frederick.
Census DateLocation
15 August 1870Springfield, Cedar, IowaFrederich Janz was listed in Peter Jans's household on the 1870 Census at Springfield, Cedar, Iowa; listed as Peter Jones.1
1880Springfield, Cedar, IowaFrederich Janz was listed as a son in Peter Jans's household on the 1880 Census at Springfield, Cedar, Iowa.2

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 20. Dwelling 149.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0331 Page Number 77B.

August Utesch

M, b. 7 March 1849, d. 24 January 1925
  • August Utesch was born on 7 March 1849 at Germany.
  • He married Wilhelmina Peters on 21 February 1873 at Germany.
  • August Utesch died on 24 January 1925 at age 75.

Children of August Utesch and Wilhelmina Peters

Wilhelmina Peters

F, b. 31 July 1851, d. 28 January 1929
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name21 February 1873As of 21 February 1873,her married name was Utesch.
  • Wilhelmina Peters was born on 31 July 1851 at Germany.
  • She married August Utesch on 21 February 1873 at Germany.
  • Wilhelmina Peters died on 28 January 1929 at age 77.

Children of Wilhelmina Peters and August Utesch

Charles Utesch

M, b. 16 January 1873
Father*August Utesch b. 7 Mar 1849, d. 24 Jan 1925
Mother*Wilhelmina Peters b. 31 Jul 1851, d. 28 Jan 1929

Paul Richard Utesch

M, b. 2 September 1875, d. 21 November 1963
Father*August Utesch b. 7 Mar 1849, d. 24 Jan 1925
Mother*Wilhelmina Peters b. 31 Jul 1851, d. 28 Jan 1929

Children of Paul Richard Utesch and Louise Bertha Jans

Max Utesch

M, b. 26 March 1876
Father*August Utesch b. 7 Mar 1849, d. 24 Jan 1925
Mother*Wilhelmina Peters b. 31 Jul 1851, d. 28 Jan 1929

Nettie Utesch

F, b. 1883
Father*August Utesch b. 7 Mar 1849, d. 24 Jan 1925
Mother*Wilhelmina Peters b. 31 Jul 1851, d. 28 Jan 1929

Albert Utesch

M, b. 6 August 1886
Father*August Utesch b. 7 Mar 1849, d. 24 Jan 1925
Mother*Wilhelmina Peters b. 31 Jul 1851, d. 28 Jan 1929

William Utesch

M, b. 16 April 1889, d. August 1978
Father*August Utesch b. 7 Mar 1849, d. 24 Jan 1925
Mother*Wilhelmina Peters b. 31 Jul 1851, d. 28 Jan 1929
  • William Utesch was born on 16 April 1889 at Washinton, Plymouth, Iowa.
  • He was the son of August Utesch and Wilhelmina Peters.
  • William Utesch died in August 1978 at Le Mars, Plymouth, Iowa, at age 89.

Louise Bertha Jans

F, b. 28 November 1876, d. 25 February 1950
Father*Peter Jans b. 19 Oct 1834, d. 29 Dec 1903
Mother*Wilhelmina C. Albert b. Dec 1840, d. 1922
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLouise Bertha Jans was also known as Janz.
Married Name19 November 1897As of 19 November 1897,her married name was Utesch.
  • Louise Bertha Jans was born on 28 November 1876 at Lowden, Cedar, Iowa.
  • She was the daughter of Peter Jans and Wilhelmina C. Albert.
  • Louise Bertha Jans married Paul Richard Utesch, son of August Utesch and Wilhelmina Peters, on 19 November 1897 at LeMars, Plymouth, Iowa.
  • Louise Bertha Jans died on 25 February 1950 at at home, Le Mars, Plymouth, Iowa, at age 73 Mrs Paul Utesch (Louise Bertha Jans) obituary.
    Akron Register Tribune March 9, 1950 - Mrs Paul Utesch (Louise Bertha Jans) obituary
Census DateLocation
1880Springfield, Cedar, IowaLouise Bertha Jans was listed as a daughter in Peter Jans's household on the 1880 Census at Springfield, Cedar, Iowa.1

Children of Louise Bertha Jans and Paul Richard Utesch

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0331 Page Number 77B.

Alvena A. Jans

F, b. February 1870, d. before 1950
Father*Peter Jans b. 19 Oct 1834, d. 29 Dec 1903
Mother*Wilhelmina C. Albert b. Dec 1840, d. 1922
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAlvena A. Jans was also known as Alvina.
Married NameHer married name was Friske.
Name VariationAlvena A. Jans was also known as Venice.
Census DateLocation
15 August 1870Springfield, Cedar, IowaAlvena A. Jans was listed in Peter Jans's household on the 1870 Census at Springfield, Cedar, Iowa; listed as Peter Jones.1
1880Springfield, Cedar, IowaAlvena A. Jans was listed as a daughter in Peter Jans's household on the 1880 Census at Springfield, Cedar, Iowa.2

Child of Alvena A. Jans and William Friske

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 20. Dwelling 149.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0331 Page Number 77B.

Lilden Jans

F, b. 1875, d. before 1950
Father*Peter Jans b. 19 Oct 1834, d. 29 Dec 1903
Mother*Wilhelmina C. Albert b. Dec 1840, d. 1922
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLilden Jans was also known as Tilden.
Census DateLocation
1880Springfield, Cedar, IowaLilden Jans was listed as a daughter in Peter Jans's household on the 1880 Census at Springfield, Cedar, Iowa.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0331 Page Number 77B.

Wilhelmina Caroline Jans

F, b. 19 March 1882, d. 9 June 1951
Father*Peter Jans b. 19 Oct 1834, d. 29 Dec 1903
Mother*Wilhelmina C. Albert b. Dec 1840, d. 1922
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name9 September 1898As of 9 September 1898,her married name was Utesch.

Edward H. Jans

M, b. 31 March 1885, d. February 1971
Father*Peter Jans b. 19 Oct 1834, d. 29 Dec 1903
Mother*Wilhelmina C. Albert b. Dec 1840, d. 1922
  • Edward H. Jans was born on 31 March 1885 at Cedar, Iowa.
  • He was the son of Peter Jans and Wilhelmina C. Albert.
  • Edward H. Jans died in February 1971 at age 85.
Census DateLocation
8 June 1900Akron, Plymouth, IowaEdward H. Jans was listed as a son in Peter Jans's household on the 1900 Census at Akron, Plymouth, Iowa.1
21 April 1910Akron, Plymouth, IowaEdward H. Jans was listed as a son in Wilhelmina C. Albert's household on the 1910 Census at Akron, Plymouth, Iowa.2

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED112. Dwelling 201.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED119. Dwelling 206.

Charles F. Jans

M, b. circa 1868, d. after 1950
Father*Peter Jans b. 19 Oct 1834, d. 29 Dec 1903
Mother*Wilhelmina C. Albert b. Dec 1840, d. 1922
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationCharles F. Jans was also known as Charley.
Census DateLocation
15 August 1870Springfield, Cedar, IowaCharles F. Jans was listed in Peter Jans's household on the 1870 Census at Springfield, Cedar, Iowa; listed as Peter Jones.1
1880Springfield, Cedar, IowaCharles F. Jans was listed as a son in Peter Jans's household on the 1880 Census at Springfield, Cedar, Iowa.2
April 1910Westside, Nobles, MinnesotaCharles F. Jans was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Westside, Nobles, Minnesota.3
10 January 1920Sioux, Plymouth, IowaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Sioux, Plymouth, Iowa.4
1 January 1925Sioux, Plymouth, IowaHe appeared on the census of 1 January 1925 at Sioux, Plymouth, Iowa.
8 April 1930Portland, Plymouth, IowaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Portland, Plymouth, Iowa.5

Children of Charles F. Jans and Freda Monn

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 20. Dwelling 149.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0331 Page Number 77B.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED157. Dwelling 23.
  4. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED129. Dwelling 91.
  5. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED27. Dwelling 48.

Frank Jans

M, b. circa 1874, d. after 1950
Father*Peter Jans b. 19 Oct 1834, d. 29 Dec 1903
Mother*Wilhelmina C. Albert b. Dec 1840, d. 1922
Census DateLocation
1880Springfield, Cedar, IowaFrank Jans was listed as a son in Peter Jans's household on the 1880 Census at Springfield, Cedar, Iowa.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0331 Page Number 77B.

Edward P. Utesch

M, d. 9 October 1979
Father*Paul Richard Utesch b. 2 Sep 1875, d. 21 Nov 1963
Mother*Louise Bertha Jans b. 28 Nov 1876, d. 25 Feb 1950

Child of Edward P. Utesch and Cora Elizabeth Casler

Cora Elizabeth Casler

F, b. 12 March 1909, d. 19 October 2003
Father*William Casler d. b Oct 2003
Mother*Martha Hughes d. b Oct 2003
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name16 February 1927As of 16 February 1927,her married name was Utesch.
  • Cora Elizabeth Casler was born on 12 March 1909.
  • She was the daughter of William Casler and Martha Hughes.
  • Cora Elizabeth Casler married Edward P. Utesch, son of Paul Richard Utesch and Louise Bertha Jans, on 16 February 1927.
  • Cora Elizabeth Casler died on 19 October 2003 at Le Mars, Akron, Iowa, at age 94 Cora Utesch, 94, of Le Mars, died Sunday, Oct. 19, 2003 at Floyd Valley Hospital in Le Mars.
    Cora Elizabeth Casler was born March 12, 1909, in Seney, the daughter of William and Martha (Hughes) Casler. Cora attended country school near Merrill, and later Merrill High School.
    Cora was united in marriage to Edward P. Utesch on Feb. 16, 1927, at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Johnson Township, rural Merrill. Ed and Cora farmed near Merrill and later moved to a farm north of Le Mars where they lived until retiring. They moved to Le Mars in February 1973. Ed died Oct. 9, 1979. After Ed died, Cora enjoyed spending the winter months in Oklahoma and Texas with her daughters.
    Cora was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church in Le Mars. She treasured the time with her children and grandchildren. She has made her home at the Plymouth Manor Care Center in Le Mars since November 1995.
    Survivors include her children, Donna Whitaker of Frisco, Texas, Lois Johnson and Edward and Marilyn Utesch, all of Le Mars; a son-in-law, Donald Witt of Bartelsville, Oklahoma; 15 grandchildren, David Witt, Linda Sohl, Stephen Witt, Jeffrey Witt, Donita Wendt, Kathleen Rice, Phillip Whitaker Jr., Paul Whitaker, Susan Cook, Prescott Whitaker, Charles Johnson, Robert Johnson, Michael Johnson, Beth Robey, and Mark Utesch; 27 great grandchildren; and a sister-in-law, Ella Utesch of Akron.
    She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; a daughter, Joyce Witt on June 7, 1999; two sons-in-law, Phillip Whitaker and Melvin Johnson; two great-grandsons, Warren Rice and Russell Whitaker; four sisters, Mildred Galland, Alva Jaynes, Ruth Waite, and Mary Ellen Schwartzkopf; and a brother, George Casler.
    Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Thursday at St. John's Lutheran Church, E.L.C.A. in Le Mars with the Rev. Gary Landsness officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Cemetery in Le Mars. Visitations will be after 2 p.m. today (Wednesday) at the Carlsen Funeral Home in Le Mars with a prayer service at 7 p.m.
    Pallbearers will be Cora's grandsons.

Child of Cora Elizabeth Casler and Edward P. Utesch

William Casler

M, d. before October 2003
  • William Casler married Martha Hughes.
  • William Casler died before October 2003.

Children of William Casler and Martha Hughes

Martha Hughes

F, d. before October 2003
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Casler.
  • Martha Hughes married William Casler.
  • Martha Hughes died before October 2003.

Children of Martha Hughes and William Casler

Phillip Whitaker

M, d. before October 2003
  • Phillip Whitaker died before October 2003.

Melvin Johnson

M, d. before October 2003
  • Melvin Johnson died before October 2003.

Joyce Utesch

F, d. 7 June 1999
Father*Edward P. Utesch d. 9 Oct 1979
Mother*Cora Elizabeth Casler b. 12 Mar 1909, d. 19 Oct 2003
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Witt.

Mildred Casler

F, d. before October 2003
Father*William Casler d. b Oct 2003
Mother*Martha Hughes d. b Oct 2003
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Galland.

Alva Casler

F, d. before October 2003
Father*William Casler d. b Oct 2003
Mother*Martha Hughes d. b Oct 2003
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Jaynes.

Ruth Casler

F, d. before October 2003
Father*William Casler d. b Oct 2003
Mother*Martha Hughes d. b Oct 2003
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Waite.