Edward Frank Ambrose

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Father*(?) Ambrose
Mother*Mary (?)
Life EventDateDescription
BirthEdward Frank Ambrose was born at New York, New York.
He was the son of (?) Ambrose and Mary (?).
Marriage5 October 1897Edward Frank Ambrose married Rosa Bauer, daughter of Wolfgang Bauer and Anna Strick, on 5 October 1897 at Plain, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Mary (?)

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Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Ambrose.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageMary (?) married (?) Ambrose.

Child of Mary (?) and (?) Ambrose

(?) Ambrose

M
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage(?) Ambrose married Mary (?).

Child of (?) Ambrose and Mary (?)

Heinrich William Burmester

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Father*Jurgen Burmester
Mother*Katharina Hager
Life EventDateDescription
BirthHeinrich William Burmester was born at Hanover, Germany.
He was the son of Jurgen Burmester and Katharina Hager.
Marriage27 November 1885Heinrich William Burmester married Lucia Christiana Kruse, daughter of Herman W. Kruse and Anna Christina Luehrsen, on 27 November 1885 at Westfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Jurgen Burmester

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Life EventDateDescription
MarriageJurgen Burmester married Katharina Hager.

Child of Jurgen Burmester and Katharina Hager

Katharina Hager

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Burmester.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageKatharina Hager married Jurgen Burmester.

Child of Katharina Hager and Jurgen Burmester

Margareth Mary Neuheisel

F, b. 20 November 1880, d. 25 March 1956
Father*Balthasar Neuheisel b. 24 Nov 1841, d. 17 Aug 1892
Mother*Theresa Alt b. Mar 1853, d. 1929
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMargareth Mary Neuheisel was also known as Margaret.
Name VariationMargareth Mary Neuheisel was also known as Maggie.
Name VariationMargareth Mary Neuheisel was also known as Mary Margaret.
Married Name20 October 1902As of 20 October 1902,her married name was Beaver.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth20 November 1880Margareth Mary Neuheisel was born on 20 November 1880 at Plain, Sauk, Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Balthasar Neuheisel and Theresa Alt.
Marriage20 October 1902Margareth Mary Neuheisel married Riley John Beaver, son of Christian Samuel Beaver and Josephine Booker, on 20 October 1902 at Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin.
Death25 March 1956Margareth Mary Neuheisel died on 25 March 1956 at age 75.
Census DateLocationDescription
18 June 1900Spring Green, Sauk, WisconsinMargareth Mary Neuheisel was listed as a sister in Philip Jacob Neuheisel's household on the 1900 Census at Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
  • Margareth Mary Neuheisel was listed as a beneficiary in Balthasar Neuheisel's will on 22 August 1892 at Sauk, Wisconsin.

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED145. Dwelling 123.

Riley John Beaver

M, b. 1 March 1878, d. 28 February 1956
Father*Christian Samuel Beaver b. 6 Jun 1851
Mother*Josephine Booker d. b 1880
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationRiley John Beaver was also known as John.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1 March 1878Riley John Beaver was born on 1 March 1878 at Chicksaw, Iowa.
He was the son of Christian Samuel Beaver and Josephine Booker.
Marriage20 October 1902Riley John Beaver married Margareth Mary Neuheisel, daughter of Balthasar Neuheisel and Theresa Alt, on 20 October 1902 at Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin.
Death28 February 1956Riley John Beaver died on 28 February 1956 at age 77.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Spring Green, Sauk, WisconsinRiley John Beaver was listed as a grandson in Seargent Peter Louis Beaver's household on the 1880 Census at Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
  • On 12 September 1918 at World War I Draft Registration, Monroe, Wisconsin.

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1446 Page Number 239B.

Christian Samuel Beaver

M, b. 6 June 1851
Father*Seargent Peter Louis Beaver b. 16 Jun 1824, d. 16 Mar 1894
Mother*Delilah Swanger b. 3 Oct 1833, d. 11 Dec 1917
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationChristian Samuel Beaver was also known as Christ.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth6 June 1851Christian Samuel Beaver was born on 6 June 1851 at Pennsylvania.
He was the son of Seargent Peter Louis Beaver and Delilah Swanger.
Marriage15 July 1871Christian Samuel Beaver married Josephine Booker on 15 July 1871.
Marriage21 September 1882Christian Samuel Beaver married Elizabeth Hess on 21 September 1882.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Spring Green, Sauk, WisconsinChristian Samuel Beaver was listed as a son in Seargent Peter Louis Beaver's household on the 1880 Census at Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Children of Christian Samuel Beaver and Josephine Booker

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1446 Page Number 239B.

Josephine Booker

F, d. before 1880
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name15 July 1871As of 15 July 1871,her married name was Beaver.
Life EventDateDescription
BirthJosephine Booker was born at Iowa.
Marriage15 July 1871She married Christian Samuel Beaver, son of Seargent Peter Louis Beaver and Delilah Swanger, on 15 July 1871.
Deathbefore 1880Josephine Booker died before 1880.

Children of Josephine Booker and Christian Samuel Beaver

Eddie M. Cowles

M, d. before December 2005
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageEddie M. Cowles married Lillian E. Reynolds.
Deathbefore December 2005Eddie M. Cowles died before December 2005.

Children of Eddie M. Cowles and Lillian E. Reynolds

Lillian E. Reynolds

F, d. before December 2005
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Cowles.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageLillian E. Reynolds married Eddie M. Cowles.
Deathbefore December 2005Lillian E. Reynolds died before December 2005.

Children of Lillian E. Reynolds and Eddie M. Cowles

Mary Cowles

F, d. before December 2005
Father*Eddie M. Cowles d. b Dec 2005
Mother*Lillian E. Reynolds d. b Dec 2005
Life EventDateDescription
Mary Cowles was the daughter of Eddie M. Cowles and Lillian E. Reynolds.
Deathbefore December 2005Mary Cowles died before December 2005.

Paul Gehrke

M, b. after 1910, d. before 2006
Father*John N. Gehrke b. May 1879, d. 11 Apr 1963
Mother*Wilhelmina Minnie Bose b. Jul 1884, d. 17 Oct 1967
Life EventDateDescription
Birthafter 1910Paul Gehrke was born after 1910.
He was the son of John N. Gehrke and Wilhelmina Minnie Bose.
Deathbefore 2006Paul Gehrke died before 2006.

M. H. M. Marcussen

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Father*(?) Marcussen
Life EventDateDescription
M. H. M. Marcussen was the son of (?) Marcussen.
MarriageM. H. M. Marcussen married Marguerite (?).

Child of M. H. M. Marcussen and Marguerite (?)

Marguerite (?)

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Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Marcussen.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageMarguerite (?) married M. H. M. Marcussen, son of (?) Marcussen.

Child of Marguerite (?) and M. H. M. Marcussen

(?) Marcussen

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Child of (?) Marcussen

Willard H. Gehrke

M, b. 21 January 1920, d. 1 October 2008
Father*Herman John Gehrke b. 27 Oct 1888, d. 28 Apr 1930
Mother*Letha Shaw b. 30 Mar 1890, d. 5 Jan 1922
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationWillard H. Gehrke was also known as Williard.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth21 January 1920Willard H. Gehrke was born on 21 January 1920 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Herman John Gehrke and Letha Shaw.
Death1 October 2008Willard H. Gehrke died on 1 October 2008 at age 88.
Census DateLocationDescription
1930Grant, WisconsinWillard H. Gehrke was listed as a son in Herman John Gehrke's household on the 1930 Census at Grant, Wisconsin.1

Citations

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

Robert R. Gehrke

M, b. 4 July 1921, d. 19 January 2004
Father*Herman John Gehrke b. 27 Oct 1888, d. 28 Apr 1930
Mother*Letha Shaw b. 30 Mar 1890, d. 5 Jan 1922
Life EventDateDescription
Birth4 July 1921Robert R. Gehrke was born on 4 July 1921 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Herman John Gehrke and Letha Shaw.
Death19 January 2004Robert R. Gehrke died on 19 January 2004 at age 82.
Census DateLocationDescription
1930Grant, WisconsinRobert R. Gehrke was listed as a son in Herman John Gehrke's household on the 1930 Census at Grant, Wisconsin.1
  • Robert R. Gehrke obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence Saint Petersburg, Pinellas, Florida.

Citations

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

Mildred M. Gehrke

F, b. 2 July 1924, d. 12 November 1990
Father*Herman John Gehrke b. 27 Oct 1888, d. 28 Apr 1930
Mother*Amy M. Bockhop b. c 1904
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name7 August 1943As of 7 August 1943,her married name was Walton.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth2 July 1924Mildred M. Gehrke was born on 2 July 1924 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Herman John Gehrke and Amy M. Bockhop.
Marriage7 August 1943Mildred M. Gehrke married James Walton on 7 August 1943 James Walton and Mildred Gehrke marriage announcement.
The Capital Times (Madison, Wisconsin) 09 Aug 1943 - James Walton and Mildred Gehrke marriage announcement
Death12 November 1990Mildred M. Gehrke died on 12 November 1990 at Iowa at age 66.
Census DateLocationDescription
1930Grant, WisconsinMildred M. Gehrke was listed as a daughter in Herman John Gehrke's household on the 1930 Census at Grant, Wisconsin.1

Citations

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

Charles A. Gehrke

M, b. 7 December 1927, d. 2 December 1989
Father*Herman John Gehrke b. 27 Oct 1888, d. 28 Apr 1930
Mother*Amy M. Bockhop b. c 1904
Life EventDateDescription
Birth7 December 1927Charles A. Gehrke was born on 7 December 1927 at Lafayette, Wisconsin.
He was the son of Herman John Gehrke and Amy M. Bockhop.
Marriage30 September 1946Charles A. Gehrke married Delores C. Wilkinson, daughter of Clyde Wilkinson and Theresa Holzer, on 30 September 1946.
Death2 December 1989Charles A. Gehrke died on 2 December 1989 at Vernon, Wisconsin, at age 61 Charles A Gehrke obituary.
Madison Wisconsin State Journal December 5, 1989 - Charles A Gehrke obituary
Burialafter 2 December 1989He was buried after 2 December 1989 at Mormon Coulee Memorial Park, La Crosse, La Crosse, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocationDescription
1930Grant, WisconsinCharles A. Gehrke was listed as a son in Herman John Gehrke's household on the 1930 Census at Grant, Wisconsin.1

Child of Charles A. Gehrke and Delores C. Wilkinson

Citations

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

Amy M. Bockhop

F, b. circa 1904
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1923As of circa 1923,her married name was Gehrke.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1904Amy M. Bockhop was born circa 1904 at Wisconsin.
Marriagecirca 1923She married Herman John Gehrke, son of Dietrich Friederich Gehrke and Anna Christine Bevers, circa 1923.
Census DateLocationDescription
1930Grant, WisconsinAmy M. Bockhop was listed as wife in Herman John Gehrke's household on the 1930 Census at Grant, Wisconsin.1

Children of Amy M. Bockhop and Herman John Gehrke

Citations

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

Grace Mae Duvall

F, b. 3 February 1906
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name5 December 1924As of 5 December 1924,her married name was Krambeal.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth3 February 1906Grace Mae Duvall was born on 3 February 1906 at Rosette, Edmunds, South Dakota.
Marriage5 December 1924She married Martin John Krambeal, son of Albert Krambeal and Minnie Isabelle Plantz, on 5 December 1924 at Redfield, South Dakota.

Carl Jerome Kahnke

M, b. 21 February 1914, d. 22 March 2000
Father*Ambrose Jerome Kahnke b. 11 Mar 1885, d. 25 May 1956
Mother*Clara Agatha Mertens b. c 1886, d. 5 Nov 1951
Life EventDateDescription
Birth21 February 1914Carl Jerome Kahnke was born on 21 February 1914 at Callaway, Becker, Minnesota.
He was the son of Ambrose Jerome Kahnke and Clara Agatha Mertens.
Marriage16 September 1941Carl Jerome Kahnke married Lillian Margaret Stancer, daughter of Fredrick B. Stancer and Rose Winfred Kaney, on 16 September 1941 at Redwood Falls, Redwood, Minnesota.
Death22 March 2000Carl Jerome Kahnke died on 22 March 2000 at Stearns, Minnesota, at age 86 Carl Kahnke, 86, of Hector, died Wednesday, March 22, 2000 at the Veteran's Administration Medical Center, St. Cloud. Services are 11 a.m. Saturday at St. John's Catholic Church, Hector, with burial in Minnesota State Veteran's Cemetery, Little Falls. Visitation is 9 a.m. until time of the service Saturday at the church. Raymond Hughes Funeral Home, Hector, is in charge of arrangements. He is survived by his wife Lillian; daughters, Rose Mary Blessing and husband Mike of Staples, Clara Zeller and husband Gerald of Clara City, Mary Karg and husband Brad of Glencoe, and Susan Baker and husband Bob of Ogema; seven grandchildren; brother Ambrose and wife Jean of Courtland; sisters, Rita Rejsck and husband Jim of Redwood Falls, and Clara Dolan and husband Jack of Minnetonka; and many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Rose Modery, Florence Kodet and Bernadine Kodet; and brothers Anton and Leo. He was born Feb. 21, 1914 in Callaway Township, Becker County, to Ambrose and Clara (Mertens) Kahnke. He grew up in the White Earth area, where he attended rural school. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II under General Bradley in the American Theater and the European African Middle East Theater. He married Lillian Margaret Stancer on Sept. 16, 1941 in Redwood Falls. they lived and farmed at Ogema, then later moved to Hector. He managed the American Legion in Hector. He was a member of St. John's Catholic Church, and the Fairfax V.F.W.
Burialafter 22 March 2000He was buried after 22 March 2000 at Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery, Little Falls, Morrison, Minnesota.
Census DateLocationDescription
1930Becker, MinnesotaCarl Jerome Kahnke was listed as a son in Ambrose Jerome Kahnke's household on the 1930 Census at Becker, Minnesota.1

Citations

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

Ambrose Jerome Kahnke

M, b. 11 March 1885, d. 25 May 1956
Father*Albert Kahnke b. May 1857
Mother*Mary Pistka b. Oct 1862
Life EventDateDescription
Birth11 March 1885Ambrose Jerome Kahnke was born on 11 March 1885 at St Clair, Minnesota.
He was the son of Albert Kahnke and Mary Pistka.
Marriage28 May 1913Ambrose Jerome Kahnke married Clara Agatha Mertens on 28 May 1913 at Redwood Falls, Redwood, Minnesota.
Death25 May 1956Ambrose Jerome Kahnke died on 25 May 1956 at Redwood, Minnesota, at age 71.
Census DateLocationDescription
1930Becker, MinnesotaAmbrose Jerome Kahnke was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Becker, Minnesota.1

Children of Ambrose Jerome Kahnke and Clara Agatha Mertens

Citations

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

Clara Agatha Mertens

F, b. circa 1886, d. 5 November 1951
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationClara Agatha Mertens was also known as Mertains.
Married Name28 May 1913As of 28 May 1913,her married name was Kahnke.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1886Clara Agatha Mertens was born circa 1886.
Marriage28 May 1913She married Ambrose Jerome Kahnke, son of Albert Kahnke and Mary Pistka, on 28 May 1913 at Redwood Falls, Redwood, Minnesota.
Death5 November 1951Clara Agatha Mertens died on 5 November 1951 at Redwood, Minnesota.
Census DateLocationDescription
1930Becker, MinnesotaClara Agatha Mertens was listed as wife in Ambrose Jerome Kahnke's household on the 1930 Census at Becker, Minnesota.1

Children of Clara Agatha Mertens and Ambrose Jerome Kahnke

Citations

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

Rita A. Kahnke

F, b. 15 October 1915, d. 18 May 2003
Father*Ambrose Jerome Kahnke b. 11 Mar 1885, d. 25 May 1956
Mother*Clara Agatha Mertens b. c 1886, d. 5 Nov 1951
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Rejsek.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth15 October 1915Rita A. Kahnke was born on 15 October 1915 at Becker, Minnesota.
She was the daughter of Ambrose Jerome Kahnke and Clara Agatha Mertens.
Death18 May 2003Rita A. Kahnke died on 18 May 2003 at age 87 Rita Rejsek, 87, of Redwood Falls, died Sunday, May 18, 2003, at Redwood Area Hospital.
Services are 2 p.m. Thursday, May 22, at St. Catherine's Catholic Church, Redwood Falls with burial in the church cemetery.
Visitation is 4-8 p.m., Wednesday with a prayer service at 7 p.m. at Nelson-Martin Funeral Service in Redwood Falls.
She is survived by her husband Jim of Redwood Falls; son Richard of Morgan; daughters, Janet Rudolph of Brooklyn Center; sister Clara Dolan of Minneapolis; brother Ambrose Kahnke of Courtland; seven grandchildren; and two great-granddaughters.
She was born Oct. 15, 1915, in Becker County to Ambrose and Clara (Mertens) Kahnke.
Census DateLocationDescription
1930Becker, MinnesotaRita A. Kahnke was listed as a daughter in Ambrose Jerome Kahnke's household on the 1930 Census at Becker, Minnesota.1
  • Rita A. Kahnke obtained US Social Security Card at Minnesota; last residence Redwood Falls, Redwood, Minnesota.

Citations

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

John Francis Dolan

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Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJohn Francis Dolan was also known as Jack.

Rose Ann Kahnke

F, b. 9 January 1919, d. 10 December 1976
Father*Ambrose Jerome Kahnke b. 11 Mar 1885, d. 25 May 1956
Mother*Clara Agatha Mertens b. c 1886, d. 5 Nov 1951
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationRose Ann Kahnke was also known as Rose N.
Married Namebefore 1944As of before 1944,her married name was Modery.
Married Namebefore 1944As of before 1944,her married name was Moudry.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth9 January 1919Rose Ann Kahnke was born on 9 January 1919.
She was the daughter of Ambrose Jerome Kahnke and Clara Agatha Mertens.
Death10 December 1976Rose Ann Kahnke died on 10 December 1976 at Renville, Minnesota, at age 57.
Census DateLocationDescription
1930Becker, MinnesotaRose Ann Kahnke was listed as a daughter in Ambrose Jerome Kahnke's household on the 1930 Census at Becker, Minnesota.1

Citations

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

Florence Ann Kahnke

F, b. 23 July 1920, d. 18 October 1955
Father*Ambrose Jerome Kahnke b. 11 Mar 1885, d. 25 May 1956
Mother*Clara Agatha Mertens b. c 1886, d. 5 Nov 1951
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Kodet.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth23 July 1920Florence Ann Kahnke was born on 23 July 1920.
She was the daughter of Ambrose Jerome Kahnke and Clara Agatha Mertens.
Marriagebefore 1945Florence Ann Kahnke married Leonard Benedict Kodet before 1945.
Death18 October 1955Florence Ann Kahnke died on 18 October 1955 at Kandiyohi, Minnesota, at age 35.
Census DateLocationDescription
1930Becker, MinnesotaFlorence Ann Kahnke was listed as a daughter in Ambrose Jerome Kahnke's household on the 1930 Census at Becker, Minnesota.1

Citations

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