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.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1865Frederich Janz was born in 1865 at Cedar, Iowa.
He was the son of Peter Jans and Wilhelmina C. Albert.
Marriagebefore 1924Frederich Janz married Rose Wilhelmina Utesch, daughter of August Utesch and Wilhelmina Peters, before 1924 at Plymouth, Iowa.
Death1924Frederich Janz died in 1924 at Plymouth, Iowa.
Census DateLocationDescription
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
Life EventDateDescription
Birth7 March 1849August Utesch was born on 7 March 1849 at Germany.
Marriage21 February 1873He married Wilhelmina Peters on 21 February 1873 at Germany.
Death24 January 1925August 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.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth31 July 1851Wilhelmina Peters was born on 31 July 1851 at Germany.
Marriage21 February 1873She married August Utesch on 21 February 1873 at Germany.
Death28 January 1929Wilhelmina 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
Life EventDateDescription
Birth16 January 1873Charles Utesch was born on 16 January 1873 at Sterling, Whiteside, Illinois.
He was the son of August Utesch and Wilhelmina Peters.
Marriage9 September 1898Charles Utesch married Wilhelmina Caroline Jans, daughter of Peter Jans and Wilhelmina C. Albert, on 9 September 1898 at Johnson, Plymouth, Iowa.

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
Life EventDateDescription
Birth2 September 1875Paul Richard Utesch was born on 2 September 1875 at Sterling, Whiteside, Illinois.
He was the son of August Utesch and Wilhelmina Peters.
Marriage19 November 1897Paul Richard Utesch married Louise Bertha Jans, daughter of Peter Jans and Wilhelmina C. Albert, on 19 November 1897 at LeMars, Plymouth, Iowa.
Death21 November 1963Paul Richard Utesch died on 21 November 1963 at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa, at age 88.

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
Life EventDateDescription
Birth26 March 1876Max Utesch was born on 26 March 1876 at Benton, Iowa.
He was the son of August Utesch and Wilhelmina Peters.

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
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1883Nettie Utesch was born in 1883 at Benton, Iowa.
She was the daughter of August Utesch and Wilhelmina Peters.

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
Life EventDateDescription
Birth6 August 1886Albert Utesch was born on 6 August 1886 at Washinton, Plymouth, Iowa.
He was the son of August Utesch and Wilhelmina Peters.

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
Life EventDateDescription
Birth16 April 1889William Utesch was born on 16 April 1889 at Washinton, Plymouth, Iowa.
He was the son of August Utesch and Wilhelmina Peters.
DeathAugust 1978William 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.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth28 November 1876Louise Bertha Jans was born on 28 November 1876 at Lowden, Cedar, Iowa.
She was the daughter of Peter Jans and Wilhelmina C. Albert.
Marriage19 November 1897Louise Bertha Jans married Paul Richard Utesch, son of August Utesch and Wilhelmina Peters, on 19 November 1897 at LeMars, Plymouth, Iowa.
Death25 February 1950Louise 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 DateLocationDescription
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.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageAlvena A. Jans married William Friske.
BirthFebruary 1870Alvena A. Jans was born in February 1870 at Cedar, Iowa, also reported as 03 Dec 1870.
She was the daughter of Peter Jans and Wilhelmina C. Albert.
Deathbefore 1950Alvena A. Jans died before 1950.
Census DateLocationDescription
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.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1875Lilden Jans was born in 1875 at Cedar, Iowa.
She was the daughter of Peter Jans and Wilhelmina C. Albert.
Deathbefore 1950Lilden Jans died before 1950.
Census DateLocationDescription
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.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth19 March 1882Wilhelmina Caroline Jans was born on 19 March 1882 at Cedar, Iowa.
She was the daughter of Peter Jans and Wilhelmina C. Albert.
Marriage9 September 1898Wilhelmina Caroline Jans married Charles Utesch, son of August Utesch and Wilhelmina Peters, on 9 September 1898 at Johnson, Plymouth, Iowa.
Death9 June 1951Wilhelmina Caroline Jans died on 9 June 1951 at age 69.

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
Life EventDateDescription
Birth31 March 1885Edward H. Jans was born on 31 March 1885 at Cedar, Iowa.
He was the son of Peter Jans and Wilhelmina C. Albert.
DeathFebruary 1971Edward H. Jans died in February 1971 at age 85.
Census DateLocationDescription
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.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1868Charles F. Jans was born circa 1868 at Iowa.
He was the son of Peter Jans and Wilhelmina C. Albert.
Marriagecirca 1896Charles F. Jans married Freda Monn, daughter of Joe Monn and Dora Yoward, circa 1896.
Deathafter 1950Charles F. Jans died after 1950.
Census DateLocationDescription
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
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1874Frank Jans was born circa 1874 at Iowa.
He was the son of Peter Jans and Wilhelmina C. Albert.
Deathafter 1950Frank Jans died after 1950.
Census DateLocationDescription
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
Life EventDateDescription
Edward P. Utesch was the son of Paul Richard Utesch and Louise Bertha Jans.
Marriage16 February 1927Edward P. Utesch married Cora Elizabeth Casler, daughter of William Casler and Martha Hughes, on 16 February 1927.
Death9 October 1979Edward P. Utesch died on 9 October 1979.

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.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth12 March 1909Cora Elizabeth Casler was born on 12 March 1909.
She was the daughter of William Casler and Martha Hughes.
Marriage16 February 1927Cora Elizabeth Casler married Edward P. Utesch, son of Paul Richard Utesch and Louise Bertha Jans, on 16 February 1927.
Death19 October 2003Cora 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
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageWilliam Casler married Martha Hughes.
Deathbefore October 2003William 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.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageMartha Hughes married William Casler.
Deathbefore October 2003Martha Hughes died before October 2003.

Children of Martha Hughes and William Casler

Phillip Whitaker

M, d. before October 2003
Life EventDateDescription
Deathbefore October 2003Phillip Whitaker died before October 2003.

Melvin Johnson

M, d. before October 2003
Life EventDateDescription
Deathbefore October 2003Melvin 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.
Life EventDateDescription
Joyce Utesch was the daughter of Edward P. Utesch and Cora Elizabeth Casler.
Death7 June 1999Joyce Utesch died on 7 June 1999.

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.
Life EventDateDescription
Mildred Casler was the daughter of William Casler and Martha Hughes.
Deathbefore October 2003Mildred Casler died before October 2003.

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.
Life EventDateDescription
Alva Casler was the daughter of William Casler and Martha Hughes.
Deathbefore October 2003Alva Casler died before October 2003.

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.
Life EventDateDescription
Ruth Casler was the daughter of William Casler and Martha Hughes.
Deathbefore October 2003Ruth Casler died before October 2003.

Mary Ellen 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 Schwartzkopf.
Life EventDateDescription
Mary Ellen Casler was the daughter of William Casler and Martha Hughes.
Deathbefore October 2003Mary Ellen Casler died before October 2003.

George Casler

M, d. before October 2003
Father*William Casler d. b Oct 2003
Mother*Martha Hughes d. b Oct 2003
Life EventDateDescription
George Casler was the son of William Casler and Martha Hughes.
Deathbefore October 2003George Casler died before October 2003.

Alvina C. Leopold1

F, b. circa 1887, d. before 1954
Father*(?) Leopold
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAlvina C. Leopold was also known as Alwina.
Married NameHer married name was Bubs.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageAlvina C. Leopold married William C. Bubs, son of Albert Bubs and Minnie C. Zornow.
Birthcirca 1887Alvina C. Leopold was born circa 1887 at Ohio.
She was the daughter of (?) Leopold.
Deathbefore 1954Alvina C. Leopold died before 1954.
Census DateLocationDescription
20 January 1920Spink, Union, South DakotaAlvina C. Leopold was listed as wife in William C. Bubs's household on the 1920 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.2
  • On 21 September 1916 at Akron Register newspaper Wm. Bubs and family are rejoicing over the arrival of a new son on Thursday
    of last week.
    The Edwin Klemme family, of Ruble, Ia., and Rose Bubs, of Akron, visited at
    the Wm. Bubs home and became acquainted with the new boy.

Children of Alvina C. Leopold and William C. Bubs

Citations

  1. [S204] California Death Records (published), listed in the California death index of Howard Bubs.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED252. Dwelling 72.

Howard Charles Bubs

M, b. 14 September 1916, d. 31 August 1985
Father*William C. Bubs b. 9 Jan 1883, d. Jan 1967
Mother*Alvina C. Leopold b. c 1887, d. b 1954
Life EventDateDescription
Birth14 September 1916Howard Charles Bubs was born on 14 September 1916 at South Dakota.
He was the son of William C. Bubs and Alvina C. Leopold.
Death31 August 1985Howard Charles Bubs died on 31 August 1985 at San Diego, California, at age 68.1
Census DateLocationDescription
20 January 1920Spink, Union, South DakotaHoward Charles Bubs was listed as a son in William C. Bubs's household on the 1920 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.2
1930Spink, Union, South DakotaHoward Charles Bubs was listed as a son in William C. Bubs's household on the 1930 Census at Spink, Union, South Dakota.
  • Howard Charles Bubs obtained US Social Security Card at Iowa; last residence California.
  • On 21 September 1916 at Akron Register newspaper Wm. Bubs and family are rejoicing over the arrival of a new son on Thursday
    of last week.
    The Edwin Klemme family, of Ruble, Ia., and Rose Bubs, of Akron, visited at
    the Wm. Bubs home and became acquainted with the new boy.
  • On 19 June 1928 at LeMars Sentinel, Iowa, Howard Bubs, of near Spink, S.D., is visiting this week with his cousin, Erwin Klemme.

Citations

  1. [S204] California Death Records (published).
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED252. Dwelling 72.