Leonora C. Johnson

F, b. 20 December 1880, d. 24 December 1978
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLeonora C. Johnson was also known as Lenora.
Married Namecirca 1899As of circa 1899,her married name was Brimmer.
Census DateLocation
23 April 1910Reedsburg Ward 2, Sauk, WisconsinLeonora C. Johnson was listed as wife in Frank E. Brimmer's household on the 1910 Census at Reedsburg Ward 2, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
30 April 1930La Valle, Sauk, WisconsinLeonora C. Johnson was listed as wife in Frank E. Brimmer's household on the 1930 Census at La Valle, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
     Leonora C. Johnson had 6 with 6 living in 1910 children.

Children of Leonora C. Johnson and Frank E. Brimmer

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED124. Dwelling 98.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED19. Dwelling 192.

Percy D. Brimmer

M, b. 6 November 1900, d. 23 July 1994
Father*Frank E. Brimmer b. 23 Nov 1873, d. 25 Mar 1939
Mother*Leonora C. Johnson b. 20 Dec 1880, d. 24 Dec 1978
Census DateLocation
23 April 1910Reedsburg Ward 2, Sauk, WisconsinPercy D. Brimmer was listed as a son in Frank E. Brimmer's household on the 1910 Census at Reedsburg Ward 2, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
29 April 1930La Valle, Sauk, WisconsinPercy D. Brimmer was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at La Valle, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
     Percy D. Brimmer obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence LA Valle, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Child of Percy D. Brimmer and Evaline Manville

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED124. Dwelling 98.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED19. Dwelling 190.

Lois C. Brimmer

F, b. 25 June 1902, d. before May 2004
Father*Frank E. Brimmer b. 23 Nov 1873, d. 25 Mar 1939
Mother*Leonora C. Johnson b. 20 Dec 1880, d. 24 Dec 1978
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLois C. Brimmer was also known as Lois K.
Married NameHer married name was Robinson.
Census DateLocation
23 April 1910Reedsburg Ward 2, Sauk, WisconsinLois C. Brimmer was listed as a daughter in Frank E. Brimmer's household on the 1910 Census at Reedsburg Ward 2, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED124. Dwelling 98.

Wesley E. Brimmer

M, b. 14 December 1903, d. 23 November 1993
Father*Frank E. Brimmer b. 23 Nov 1873, d. 25 Mar 1939
Mother*Leonora C. Johnson b. 20 Dec 1880, d. 24 Dec 1978
  • Wesley E. Brimmer was born on 14 December 1903 at Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Frank E. Brimmer and Leonora C. Johnson.
  • Wesley E. Brimmer died on 23 November 1993 at age 89.
Census DateLocation
23 April 1910Reedsburg Ward 2, Sauk, WisconsinWesley E. Brimmer was listed as a son in Frank E. Brimmer's household on the 1910 Census at Reedsburg Ward 2, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
30 April 1930La Valle, Sauk, WisconsinWesley E. Brimmer was listed as a son in Frank E. Brimmer's household on the 1930 Census at La Valle, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
     Wesley E. Brimmer obtained US Social Security Card at Iowa; last residence Poynette, Columbia, Wisconsin.

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED124. Dwelling 98.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED19. Dwelling 192.

Spencer J. Brimmer

M, b. 15 April 1906, d. January 1980
Father*Frank E. Brimmer b. 23 Nov 1873, d. 25 Mar 1939
Mother*Leonora C. Johnson b. 20 Dec 1880, d. 24 Dec 1978
Census DateLocation
23 April 1910Reedsburg Ward 2, Sauk, WisconsinSpencer J. Brimmer was listed as a son in Frank E. Brimmer's household on the 1910 Census at Reedsburg Ward 2, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
30 April 1930La Valle, Sauk, WisconsinSpencer J. Brimmer was listed as a son in Frank E. Brimmer's household on the 1930 Census at La Valle, Sauk, Wisconsin.2
     Spencer J. Brimmer obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence Mauston, Juneau, Wisconsin.

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED124. Dwelling 98.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED19. Dwelling 192.

Lester C. Brimmer

M, b. 12 March 1908, d. 2 May 2004
Father*Frank E. Brimmer b. 23 Nov 1873, d. 25 Mar 1939
Mother*Leonora C. Johnson b. 20 Dec 1880, d. 24 Dec 1978
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLester C. Brimmer was also known as Shorty.
  • Lester C. Brimmer was born on 12 March 1908 at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Frank E. Brimmer and Leonora C. Johnson.
  • Lester C. Brimmer married Loretta Fitzgerald, daughter of James Fitzgerald and Gertrude Ganser, on 2 February 1937.
  • Lester C. Brimmer died on 2 May 2004 at age 96 Lester "Shorty" Brimmer, age 96, passed away peacefully at his home on Sunday, May 2, 2004. He was born on March 12, 1908, in Reedsburg, the son of Frank and Lenora (Johnson) Brimmer. Lester worked for the Chicago and Northwestern Railroad for 30 years. On Feb. 2, 1937, he was united in marriage to Loretta Fitzgerald. She preceded him in death in March 7, 2003. He is survived by five children, James (MaryLee) of Madison, Veronica Iverson of Livingston, William (Linda) of Lodi, Michael (Karen) of Sun Prairie, and Theresa (Lee) Sutherland of Lodi; a son-in-law, Dean Millard of Janesville; 18 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Lucy Spencer and Hildred (Norman) Neumaier; and many nieces; nephews; other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his wife, Loretta; a daughter, JoAnn Millard; and a great-grandson, Skylar Grothe. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, May 6, 2004, at ST. PATRICK CATHOLIC CHURCH, Lodi, with the Rev. Nicholas S. Okere officiating. Interment will be in the church cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. on Wednesday, May 5, 2004, at the HAMRE FUNERAL HOME, Lodi, where the rosary will be recited at 8 p.m. Visitation will also be held from 10 a.m. until the Mass at the church on Thursday.
Census DateLocation
23 April 1910Reedsburg Ward 2, Sauk, WisconsinLester C. Brimmer was listed as a son in Frank E. Brimmer's household on the 1910 Census at Reedsburg Ward 2, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
30 April 1930La Valle, Sauk, WisconsinLester C. Brimmer was listed as a son in Frank E. Brimmer's household on the 1930 Census at La Valle, Sauk, Wisconsin.2

Child of Lester C. Brimmer and Loretta Fitzgerald

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED124. Dwelling 98.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED19. Dwelling 192.

Royce A. Brimmer

F, b. 6 February 1910, d. June 1977
Father*Frank E. Brimmer b. 23 Nov 1873, d. 25 Mar 1939
Mother*Leonora C. Johnson b. 20 Dec 1880, d. 24 Dec 1978
Census DateLocation
23 April 1910Reedsburg Ward 2, Sauk, WisconsinRoyce A. Brimmer was listed as a daughter in Frank E. Brimmer's household on the 1910 Census at Reedsburg Ward 2, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
     Royce A. Brimmer obtained US Social Security Card at Iowa; last residence Poynette, Columbia, Wisconsin. On 6 March 1942 at U.S. World War II Army Enlistment, Fort Sheridan, Illinois, Name: Royce A Brimmer Birth Year: 1910 Race: White, citizen (White) Nativity State or Country: Wisconsin State: Wisconsin County or City: Columbia Enlistment Date: 6 Mar 1942 Enlistment State: Illinois Enlistment City: Fort Sheridan Branch: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA Branch Code: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA Grade: Private Grade Code: Private Term of Enlistment: Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law Component: Selectees (Enlisted Men) Source: Civil Life Education: Grammar school Civil Occupation: Tracktor Driver* or Truck Driver, Heavy or Chauffeur or Truck Driver, Light An asterisk (*) appearing after a job title indicates that a trade test for the particular occupation will be found in the United States Employment Service Manual, Oral Trade Test Marital Status: Single, without dependents Height: 66 Weight: 180.

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED124. Dwelling 98.

Cedric Brimmer

M, b. 23 December 1912, d. February 1980
Father*Orlin Abriam Brimmer b. 16 Jan 1876, d. 13 May 1942
Mother*Mary A. Retzlaff b. Jul 1883, d. 2 Aug 1975
Census DateLocation
17 April 1930Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinCedric Brimmer was listed as a son in Orlin Abriam Brimmer's household on the 1930 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
     Cedric Brimmer obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED29. Dwelling 351.

Arline M. Brimmer

F, b. 25 June 1916, d. 7 January 2011
Arline Brimmer Hahn
Father*Orlin Abriam Brimmer b. 16 Jan 1876, d. 13 May 1942
Mother*Mary A. Retzlaff b. Jul 1883, d. 2 Aug 1975
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationArline M. Brimmer was also known as Arlene.
Married Name25 October 1947As of 25 October 1947,her married name was Hahn.
  • Arline M. Brimmer was born on 25 June 1916 at Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Orlin Abriam Brimmer and Mary A. Retzlaff.
  • Arline M. Brimmer married Willard E. Hahn, son of William J. Hahn and Lulu M. Luepke, on 25 October 1947.
  • Arline M. Brimmer died on 7 January 2011 at age 94 Arline M. Hahn, age 94, formerly of Reedsburg, died on Friday, January 7, 2011 at Heritage Manor in Elroy. She was born on June 25, 1916 in Reedsburg, the daughter of Orlin and Mary (Retzlaff) Brimmer. Arline was a 1934 graduate of Reedsburg High School. On October 25, 1947 she was united in marriage to Willard E. Hahn. Arline was a member of the United Methodist Church and the Reedsburg Area Medical Center Auxiliary where she had knit over 1,500 baby caps for the newborn babies. Survivors include her sister-in-law: Alice Brimmer, of Reedsburg; many nieces and nephews; cousins; other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Willard, on December 21, 1995; four brothers: Walter, Richard, Cedric and James Brimmer and one sister: Eva Cooper. Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 A.M. on Monday, January 10, 2011 at the United Methodist Church in Reedsburg with Pastor David Farina officiating. Interment will be in Greenwood Cemetery. There will be a visitation from 2:00 to 4:00 P.M. on Sunday at the Hoof Funeral Home in Reedsburg. The Hoof Funeral Home is serving the family.
Census DateLocation
17 April 1930Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinArline M. Brimmer was listed as a daughter in Orlin Abriam Brimmer's household on the 1930 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED29. Dwelling 351.

James A. Brimmer

M, b. 7 April 1919, d. 16 May 1992
Father*Orlin Abriam Brimmer b. 16 Jan 1876, d. 13 May 1942
Mother*Mary A. Retzlaff b. Jul 1883, d. 2 Aug 1975
Census DateLocation
17 April 1930Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinJames A. Brimmer was listed as a son in Orlin Abriam Brimmer's household on the 1930 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
     James A. Brimmer obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence not specified.

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED29. Dwelling 351.

Loretta Fitzgerald

F, d. 7 March 2003
Father*James Fitzgerald
Mother*Gertrude Ganser
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name2 February 1937As of 2 February 1937,her married name was Brimmer.

Child of Loretta Fitzgerald and Lester C. Brimmer

JoAnn Brimmer

F, b. 24 February 1940, d. 5 February 2001
Father*Lester C. Brimmer b. 12 Mar 1908, d. 2 May 2004
Mother*Loretta Fitzgerald d. 7 Mar 2003
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Millard.

Lucy Ella Brimmer

F, b. 4 March 1914, d. 25 May 2005
Father*Frank E. Brimmer b. 23 Nov 1873, d. 25 Mar 1939
Mother*Leonora C. Johnson b. 20 Dec 1880, d. 24 Dec 1978
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name15 August 1931As of 15 August 1931,her married name was Spencer.
  • Lucy Ella Brimmer was born on 4 March 1914 at Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Frank E. Brimmer and Leonora C. Johnson.
  • Lucy Ella Brimmer married Albert J. Spencer on 15 August 1931.
  • Lucy Ella Brimmer died on 25 May 2005 at age 91 Lucy
    Ella Spencer, age 91, of Lone Rock, died on Wednesday, May 25, 2005, at Pine Valley Healthcare. She was born in Sauk County on March 4, 1914, daughter of Frank and Leonora (Johnson) Brimmer. Lucy married Albert J. Spencer on Aug. 15, 1931. He preceded her in death in 1990. She was an excellent cook, enjoyed quilting and tending her flower gardens, but most of all loved her family. Survivors include her children, Donald Spencer of Beloit, Gertrude Edwards of Reedsburg, Elden Spencer of Kenosha, Edward (Sharon) Spencer of Reedsburg, Mary (Frank) Novy of Lone Rock, Raymond (Mary) Spencer of Houston, Texas, Roland (Sheryl) Spencer of Lone Rock, and Georgia (Ronnie) Moore Wind Lake; 20 grandchildren; 32 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and a sister, Hlydred (Norman) Neumaier of Lodi. She was further preceded in death by her daughter, Sharon; daughter-in-law, Isolene Spencer; son-in-law, Bill Edwards; two grandchildren; and her siblings, Percy, Lester, Spencer, Royce and Wesley Brimmer, and Lois Robinson. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, June 1, 2005, at the PRATT MEMORIAL CHAPEL, Richland Center. Pastor Craig Peach will officiate, and burial will be in the Loyd Cemetery. A luncheon will be held at the Loyd Community Center following the burial. Friends may call at the chapel on Tuesday, May 31, 2005, from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m. and on Wednesday from 8 a.m. until the service time. The Pratt Funeral Service is assisting the family with their arrangements. (888) 303-3910 prattfuneralservice.com.
Census DateLocation
30 April 1930La Valle, Sauk, WisconsinLucy Ella Brimmer was listed as a daughter in Frank E. Brimmer's household on the 1930 Census at La Valle, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Child of Lucy Ella Brimmer and Albert J. Spencer

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED19. Dwelling 192.

Albert J. Spencer

M, d. 1990

Child of Albert J. Spencer and Lucy Ella Brimmer

Hildred Brimmer

F, b. circa 1918
Father*Frank E. Brimmer b. 23 Nov 1873, d. 25 Mar 1939
Mother*Leonora C. Johnson b. 20 Dec 1880, d. 24 Dec 1978
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationHildred Brimmer was also known as Hlydred.
Married NameHer married name was Neumaier.
Census DateLocation
30 April 1930La Valle, Sauk, WisconsinHildred Brimmer was listed as a daughter in Frank E. Brimmer's household on the 1930 Census at La Valle, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
     Hildred Brimmer was living in May 2005.

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED19. Dwelling 192.

James Fitzgerald

M

Children of James Fitzgerald and Gertrude Ganser

Gertrude Ganser

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Fitzgerald.

Children of Gertrude Ganser and James Fitzgerald

Louis Fitzgerald

M, b. 12 June 1913, d. 2 January 2007
Father*James Fitzgerald
Mother*Gertrude Ganser
  • Louis Fitzgerald was born on 12 June 1913 at Lodi, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of James Fitzgerald and Gertrude Ganser.
  • Louis Fitzgerald married Joy Hulbert on 21 June 1947.
  • Louis Fitzgerald died on 2 January 2007 at California at age 93 Louis Fitzgerald, age 93, died on Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2007, in Hesperia, Calif. He was born on June 12, 1913, in Lodi, the son of the late James and Gertrude (Ganser) Fitzgerald. Louis served in the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers from 1942 until 1945 and he was a member of the Adams V.F.W. On June 21, 1947, he was united in marriage to Joy Hulbert and she preceded him in death on March 27, 1992. Louis and Joy owned and operated bait and tackle businesses in Adams and Prairie du Sac. Louis also worked for the Chicago Northwestern Railroad. He is survived by his daughter, Mary (Ron) O'Rourke; four grandchildren, Maria (Jeff) Schiltz, Douglas (Erica) O'Rourke, Michelle (John) Clark and Nicholas Fitzgerald; 11 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; brother, Robert Fitzgerald; sister, Agatha Fisk; and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife, Joy; son, Joseph Michael Fitzgerald; brother, Leo (Ineta) Fitzgerald; and sister, Loretta (Lester) Brimmer. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 15, 2007, at ST. PATRICK'S CATHOLIC CHURCH, Lodi, with Monsignor Daniel T. Ganshert officiating. Interment with military rites will be in the church cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 14, 2007, at the HAMRE FUNERAL HOME, Lodi, where the Rosary will be recited at 8 p.m. Visitation will also be held from 10 a.m. until the Mass on Monday at the church. Hamre Funeral Home Lodi (608) 592-3201.

Child of Louis Fitzgerald and Joy Hulbert

Joy Hulbert

F, d. 27 March 1992
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name21 June 1947As of 21 June 1947,her married name was Fitzgerald.

Child of Joy Hulbert and Louis Fitzgerald

Joseph Michael Fitzgerald

M, d. before 2007
Father*Louis Fitzgerald b. 12 Jun 1913, d. 2 Jan 2007
Mother*Joy Hulbert d. 27 Mar 1992

Leo Fitzgerald

M, d. before 2007
Father*James Fitzgerald
Mother*Gertrude Ganser

Bill Edwards

M, d. before May 2005
  • Bill Edwards died before May 2005.

Sharon Spencer

F, d. before May 2005
Father*Albert J. Spencer d. 1990
Mother*Lucy Ella Brimmer b. 4 Mar 1914, d. 25 May 2005

Edith E. Strickert

F, b. 14 November 1911, d. 9 July 1983
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Brimmer.

Children of Edith E. Strickert and Richard L. Brimmer

Rose Marie Brimmer

F, b. 16 April 1936, d. 1 June 1936
Father*Richard L. Brimmer b. 7 Sep 1904, d. 15 Nov 1983
Mother*Edith E. Strickert b. 14 Nov 1911, d. 9 Jul 1983

Mary Jane Brimmer

F, b. 1939, d. 20 October 1943
Father*Richard L. Brimmer b. 7 Sep 1904, d. 15 Nov 1983
Mother*Edith E. Strickert b. 14 Nov 1911, d. 9 Jul 1983

David E. Brimmer

M, b. 9 October 1941, d. 1 March 1961
Father*Richard L. Brimmer b. 7 Sep 1904, d. 15 Nov 1983
Mother*Edith E. Strickert b. 14 Nov 1911, d. 9 Jul 1983
     Wis. Pfc. 73 Ordnance Bn. Korean War.

Myrtle Holman

F, b. 18 June 1881, d. 30 November 1904
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Brimmer.

Child of Myrtle Holman and Thomas Brimmer

Veda M. Brimmer

F, b. 26 July 1903, d. 25 June 1981
Father*Thomas Brimmer b. 25 Feb 1869, d. 18 Jan 1943
Mother*Myrtle Holman b. 18 Jun 1881, d. 30 Nov 1904
  • Veda M. Brimmer was born on 26 July 1903.
  • She was the daughter of Thomas Brimmer and Myrtle Holman.
  • Veda M. Brimmer died on 25 June 1981 at age 77.

Helen Cronkhite

F, b. 14 March 1861, d. 26 February 1901
Father*Andrew J. Cronkhite b. 3 Jan 1829, d. 12 Jun 1898
Mother*Sarah Jewell b. 15 Dec 1834, d. 11 Mar 1920
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Brimmer.