Charles Austin Donahue

M, b. 24 November 1907, d. 6 September 1987
Father*Edward Donahue b. 25 Dec 1874, d. 11 Dec 1957
Mother*Mary Elizabeth Horkan b. 4 Feb 1876, d. 8 Dec 1971

Ann Cecelia Donahue

F, b. 8 June 1909
Father*Edward Donahue b. 25 Dec 1874, d. 11 Dec 1957
Mother*Mary Elizabeth Horkan b. 4 Feb 1876, d. 8 Dec 1971

Grace Theresa Donahue

F, b. 22 September 1912
Father*Edward Donahue b. 25 Dec 1874, d. 11 Dec 1957
Mother*Mary Elizabeth Horkan b. 4 Feb 1876, d. 8 Dec 1971

Helen Agnes Donahue

F, b. 2 February 1915
Father*Edward Donahue b. 25 Dec 1874, d. 11 Dec 1957
Mother*Mary Elizabeth Horkan b. 4 Feb 1876, d. 8 Dec 1971

Eleanor Margaret Donahue

F, b. 22 September 1917
Eleanor Donahue 1935 senior portrait Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI
Father*Edward Donahue b. 25 Dec 1874, d. 11 Dec 1957
Mother*Mary Elizabeth Horkan b. 4 Feb 1876, d. 8 Dec 1971
     Eleanor Margaret Donahue graduated in 1935 at Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Edward Michael Donahue

M, b. 22 September 1917, d. 24 December 1918
Father*Edward Donahue b. 25 Dec 1874, d. 11 Dec 1957
Mother*Mary Elizabeth Horkan b. 4 Feb 1876, d. 8 Dec 1971
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationEdward Michael Donahue was also known as Donahoe.
  • Edward Michael Donahue was born on 22 September 1917 at twin.
  • He was the son of Edward Donahue and Mary Elizabeth Horkan.
  • Edward Michael Donahue died on 24 December 1918 at age 1.

John Hillary Donahue

M, b. 13 October 1922, d. 13 January 1923
Father*Edward Donahue b. 25 Dec 1874, d. 11 Dec 1957
Mother*Mary Elizabeth Horkan b. 4 Feb 1876, d. 8 Dec 1971
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJohn Hillary Donahue was also known as Donahoe.

Bridget W. Horkan

F, b. circa 1874
Father*James Horkan b. 14 Oct 1844, d. b 1910
Mother*Mary Gallagher b. c 1843, d. a 1918
Census DateLocation
1880Winfield, Sauk, WisconsinBridget W. Horkan was listed as a daughter in James Horkan's household on the 1880 Census at Winfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1446 Page Number 291C.

William F. Horkan

M, b. circa 1868, d. before 1918
Father*James Horkan b. 14 Oct 1844, d. b 1910
Mother*Mary Gallagher b. c 1843, d. a 1918
  • William F. Horkan was born circa 1868 at Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of James Horkan and Mary Gallagher.
  • William F. Horkan died before 1918.
Census DateLocation
1880Winfield, Sauk, WisconsinWilliam F. Horkan was listed as a son in James Horkan's household on the 1880 Census at Winfield, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1446 Page Number 291C.

Ellen E. Madden

F, b. 14 June 1908, d. 10 August 2004
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1931As of circa 1931,her married name was Horkan.
  • Ellen E. Madden was born on 14 June 1908.
  • She married Glen F. Horkan, son of James W. Horkan and Katherine Timlin, circa 1931.
  • Ellen E. Madden died on 10 August 2004 at age 96 Ellen E. Horkan, age 96, of Reedsburg, passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 10, 2004, at the Sauk County Health Center. She is survived by her four children, Marguerite (Francis) Rosecky of Madison, Dan (Donna) Horkan of Reedsburg, Rita (John) Bill of Lake Mills, and Teresa (Charles) DeVault of Madison; 27 grandchildren; 61 great-grandchildren; six great-great-grandchildren; two daughters-in-law, Edna Jean Horkan of Reedsburg, and Nancy Horkan of Reedsburg; a sister-in-law, Catherine "Fern" Horkan of Reedsburg; many nieces, nephews, and close friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Glen, on May 4, 1990; her sons, Duane "Dewey" and James Horkan; two grandchildren, Dawn Horkan and Edward DeVault; two great-grandchildren, Heather Klyve and Matthew Horkan; nine sisters; and a brother. A Mass of Christian Burial for Ellen Horkan will be conducted at 11 a.m., on Friday, Aug. 13, 2004, at SACRED HEART CATHOLIC CHURCH in Reedsburg, with Father Thomas Monoghan officiating. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery. Friends may call on Friday from 9:30 a.m. until the time of the service at the church. The Farber Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements. The family wishes to express their sincere appreciation for the wonderful care she was given at the Sauk County Health Care Center.

Children of Ellen E. Madden and Glen F. Horkan

Daniel Joseph Horkan

M, b. 28 July 1935, d. 25 December 2017
Father*Glen F. Horkan b. 9 Apr 1901, d. 4 May 1990
Mother*Ellen E. Madden b. 14 Jun 1908, d. 10 Aug 2004
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationDaniel Joseph Horkan was also known as Dan.
  • Daniel Joseph Horkan was born on 28 July 1935 at Dellona, Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Glen F. Horkan and Ellen E. Madden.
  • Daniel Joseph Horkan died on 25 December 2017 at Sauk, Wisconsin, at age 82 Daniel Joseph Horkan, age 82, of Reedsburg, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on Monday, December 25, 2017, at the Sauk County Healthcare Center in Reedsburg. He was born on July 28, 1935 in Dellona Township the son of Glen and Ellen (Madden) Horkan. Daniel married Donna F. Piskey on November 28, 1959, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Reedsburg.

    Daniel served his country in the United States Army. He drove for Skinner Transfer for 11 years and then was employed by the City of Reedsburg for 30 years before retiring in 1996. He was a member of the South Central Shamrock Club and was the 2007 Irishman of the Year. He enjoyed fishing at Musser Flowage and will be remembered for his grilling, cooking and great peanut brittle.

    He was preceded in death by his parents; daughter, Dawn Elizabeth; brothers, James and Duane Horkan.

    Daniel is survived by his wife of 58 years, Donna of Reedsburg;

    Children, Dana (Willard III) Gant of Reedsburg,
    Derek (Lynn) Horkan of Reedsburg;

    Sisters, Marguerite Rosecky of Madison,
    Rita (John) Bill of Lake Mills,
    Teresa DeVault of Madison;

    Brother and Sisters-in-law, Edna Jean Horkan of Reedsburg,
    June Roewer of Oak Creek,
    Betty Wicker of Reedsburg,
    Sharon (Tom) Corners of CA;

    Many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

    Thank you to the Sauk County Healthcare Center staff, present and past, for the wonderful care given to Dan during his stay.

    A Mass of Christian Burial for Daniel J. Horkan will be conducted on Saturday, December 30, 2017, at 2:00 P.M. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Reedsburg with Father David Carrano officiating. Military Rites will be held at the church following the service. Visitation will be held on Friday, from 4:00 until 7:00 P.M. at the Farber Funeral Home, Reedsburg, where a Rosary will be prayed at 6:30 PM. Visitation will also be on Saturday from 1:00 P.M. until the time of service at the church. Burial will take place in Calvary Cemetery in Reedsburg at a later date.

    In lieu of flowers, memorials of Remembrance be made to Holy Family Catholic Church, Sacred Heart Catholic Church or Sauk County Health Care Center Foundation.

Child of Daniel Joseph Horkan

Duane F. Horkan

M, b. 3 April 1934, d. 25 June 1985
Duane P Horkan 1951 senior portrait Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI
Father*Glen F. Horkan b. 9 Apr 1901, d. 4 May 1990
Mother*Ellen E. Madden b. 14 Jun 1908, d. 10 Aug 2004
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationDuane F. Horkan was also known as Dewey.
  • Duane F. Horkan was born on 3 April 1934.
  • He was the son of Glen F. Horkan and Ellen E. Madden.
  • Duane F. Horkan died on 25 June 1985 at age 51.
  • He was buried after 25 June 1985 U. S. Army - Korea - Husband and Father.
     Duane F. Horkan obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin. He graduated in 1951 at Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

James P. Horkan

M, b. 20 August 1931, d. 26 May 1995
James Horkan 1949 senior portrait Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, WI
Father*Glen F. Horkan b. 9 Apr 1901, d. 4 May 1990
Mother*Ellen E. Madden b. 14 Jun 1908, d. 10 Aug 2004
     James P. Horkan obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin. He graduated in 1949 at Reedsburg High School, Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.

Nancy J. Curry

F, b. 13 October 1931, d. June 2010
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Horkan.

Mary E. Donahue

F, b. April 1866, d. 1947
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1888As of circa 1888,her married name was Holton.
Census DateLocation
1 June 1900Dellona, Sauk, WisconsinMary E. Donahue was listed as wife in James Holton's household on the 1900 Census at Dellona, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
     Mary E. Donahue had 6 with 6 living in 1900 children. She had 9 with 9 living in 1910 children.

Children of Mary E. Donahue and James Holton

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED130. Dwelling 63.

James Holton

M, b. January 1859, d. 16 July 1925
Father*Cornelius Holton b. c 1814, d. 31 Jul 1884
Mother*Mary Conaugherty b. c 1821, d. 9 Sep 1892
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJames Holton was also known as Holten.
Census DateLocation
1880Dellona, Sauk, WisconsinJames Holton was listed as a son in Cornelius Holton's household on the 1880 Census at Dellona, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
1 June 1900Dellona, Sauk, WisconsinJames Holton was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Dellona, Sauk, Wisconsin.2

Children of James Holton and Mary E. Donahue

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-1446 Page Number 60C.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED130. Dwelling 63.

Vincent L. Laridaen

M, b. 9 July 1920, d. November 1986
Father*Louis Laridaen b. 27 May 1890, d. May 1985
Mother*Mary Vanetta Horkan b. Nov 1899, d. 1950
  • Vincent L. Laridaen was born on 9 July 1920 at Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Louis Laridaen and Mary Vanetta Horkan.
  • Vincent L. Laridaen died in November 1986 at age 66.
Census DateLocation
10 April 1930Mauston, Juneau, WisconsinVincent L. Laridaen was listed as a son in Louis Laridaen's household on the 1930 Census at Mauston, Juneau, Wisconsin.1
     Vincent L. Laridaen obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence Mauston, Juneau, Wisconsin.

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED18. Dwelling 166.

Joseph Volk Sr.

M, b. 1842, d. 1922
  • Joseph Volk Sr. was born in 1842 at Germany.
  • He married Theresa Kirshbaum in 1880.
  • Joseph Volk Sr. died in 1922.
Census DateLocation
1 June 1905Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinJoseph Volk Sr. appeared on the census of 1 June 1905 at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Children of Joseph Volk Sr. and Theresa Kirshbaum

Citations

  1. [S364] Wisconsin State Census Wisconsin State Censuses, 1895 and 1905, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 215.

Theresa Kirshbaum

F, b. December 1857, d. 1932
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationTheresa Kirshbaum was also known as Theressa.
Married Name1880As of 1880,her married name was Volk.
  • Theresa Kirshbaum was born in December 1857 at Germany.
  • She married Joseph Volk Sr. in 1880.
  • Theresa Kirshbaum died in 1932.
Census DateLocation
1 June 1905Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinTheresa Kirshbaum is listed as wife on the census of 1 June 1905 in the household of Joseph Volk Sr. at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Children of Theresa Kirshbaum and Joseph Volk Sr.

Citations

  1. [S364] Wisconsin State Census Wisconsin State Censuses, 1895 and 1905, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 215.

Amelia Volk

F, b. January 1886, d. 1958
Father*Joseph Volk Sr. b. 1842, d. 1922
Mother*Theresa Kirshbaum b. Dec 1857, d. 1932
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Meise.
Name VariationAmelia Volk was also known as Molly.
  • Amelia Volk married Frank Meise Sr., son of Stephen Meise and Bertha Schroeter.
  • Amelia Volk was born in January 1886 at Wisconsin.
  • She was the daughter of Joseph Volk Sr. and Theresa Kirshbaum.
  • Amelia Volk died in 1958 Mrs. Frank Meise, 72, a native of Plain, died Friday in a Madison hospital after a brief illness.
    Among the survivors are two Madison daughter's Mrs. Arthur Johnson, 1043 Williamson St., and Mrs. Frank Wolferd, 1133 E. Dayton St.
    Funeral services will be held at 9:30 a.m., Monday, St. Luke's Catholic Church Plain.
    The former Molly Volk was married 49 years ago. She was a member of the Christian Mothers Society
    Also surviving are her husband; a son, Frank Jr., Plain; four brothers, Carl Volk, Loganville; Fred, Omaha, Neb; Albert, St. Paul, Minn. and Otto, Milwaukee; three sisters, Pauline Volk and Mrs. Mary Hutter, both of Plain, and Mrs. Tony Liegel of Reedsburg; and 11 grandchildren.
    The body will be taken from Schwoegler Funeral Home at Sauk City to the family residence in Plain at 5 p.m. today, when friends may call. The rosary will be recited at 8 tonight and Sunday night.
Census DateLocation
1 June 1905Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinAmelia Volk is listed as daughter on the census of 1 June 1905 in the household of Joseph Volk Sr. at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Children of Amelia Volk and Frank Meise Sr.

Citations

  1. [S364] Wisconsin State Census Wisconsin State Censuses, 1895 and 1905, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 215.

Edwin Volk

M, b. circa 1891
Father*Joseph Volk Sr. b. 1842, d. 1922
Mother*Theresa Kirshbaum b. Dec 1857, d. 1932
Census DateLocation
1 June 1905Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinEdwin Volk is listed as son on the census of 1 June 1905 in the household of Joseph Volk Sr. at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S364] Wisconsin State Census Wisconsin State Censuses, 1895 and 1905, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 215.

Anna M. Volk

F, b. November 1894, d. 1960
Father*Joseph Volk Sr. b. 1842, d. 1922
Mother*Theresa Kirshbaum b. Dec 1857, d. 1932
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Liegel.
Census DateLocation
1 June 1905Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinAnna M. Volk is listed as daughter on the census of 1 June 1905 in the household of Joseph Volk Sr. at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Children of Anna M. Volk and Anton C. Liegel

Citations

  1. [S364] Wisconsin State Census Wisconsin State Censuses, 1895 and 1905, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 215.

Arthur Volk

M, b. circa 1899
Father*Joseph Volk Sr. b. 1842, d. 1922
Mother*Theresa Kirshbaum b. Dec 1857, d. 1932
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationArthur Volk was also known as Alfred.
Census DateLocation
1 June 1905Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinArthur Volk is listed as son on the census of 1 June 1905 in the household of Joseph Volk Sr. at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S364] Wisconsin State Census Wisconsin State Censuses, 1895 and 1905, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 215.

Albert Volk

M, b. 5 January 1901
Father*Joseph Volk Sr. b. 1842, d. 1922
Mother*Theresa Kirshbaum b. Dec 1857, d. 1932
Census DateLocation
1 June 1905Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinAlbert Volk is listed as son on the census of 1 June 1905 in the household of Joseph Volk Sr. at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S364] Wisconsin State Census Wisconsin State Censuses, 1895 and 1905, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 215.

Edmund Volk

M, b. April 1890, d. 11 May 1924
Father*Joseph Volk Sr. b. 1842, d. 1922
Mother*Theresa Kirshbaum b. Dec 1857, d. 1932
  • Edmund Volk was born in April 1890 at Wisconsin.
  • He was the son of Joseph Volk Sr. and Theresa Kirshbaum.
  • Edmund Volk died on 11 May 1924 at age 34.
    Edmund Volk, 34, obituary 24 May 1924 The Capital Times (Madison, WI)
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Ana Cooney

F
Father*John E. Cooney b. 14 Jan 1856

Helena Welch

F, b. circa 1905
Father*Frank George Welch b. 19 Sep 1872, d. 12 Jul 1938
Mother*Mary V. Mears b. 19 Jun 1880, d. 3 Apr 1950
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationHelena Welch was also known as Lena.
Census DateLocation
1 June 1905Franklin, Sauk, WisconsinHelena Welch is listed as daughter on the census of 1 June 1905 in the household of Frank George Welch at Franklin, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
25 April 1910Hansen, Wood, WisconsinHelena Welch was listed as a daughter in Frank George Welch's household on the 1910 Census at Hansen, Wood, Wisconsin.2

Citations

  1. [S364] Wisconsin State Census Wisconsin State Censuses, 1895 and 1905, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 17.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED195. Dwelling 84.

Mary Margret Welch

F, b. 19 October 1906
Father*Frank George Welch b. 19 Sep 1872, d. 12 Jul 1938
Mother*Mary V. Mears b. 19 Jun 1880, d. 3 Apr 1950
Census DateLocation
25 April 1910Hansen, Wood, WisconsinMary Margret Welch was listed as a daughter in Frank George Welch's household on the 1910 Census at Hansen, Wood, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED195. Dwelling 84.

John Maxwell

M, b. May 1870
Census DateLocation
21 June 1900Seneca, Wood, WisconsinJohn Maxwell was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Seneca, Wood, Wisconsin.1

Children of John Maxwell and Anna Woodruff

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED157. Dwelling 114.

Leona Maxwell

F, b. August 1898
Father*John Maxwell b. May 1870
Mother*Anna Woodruff b. Jan 1878
Census DateLocation
21 June 1900Seneca, Wood, WisconsinLeona Maxwell was listed as a daughter in John Maxwell's household on the 1900 Census at Seneca, Wood, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED157. Dwelling 114.