Anthony R. Duren

M, b. 14 February 1875
Father*Peter William Duren b. 16 Apr 1845, d. 6 Sep 1923
Mother*Anna Philomena Ruskauff b. 15 Aug 1847, d. a Jun 1905
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageAnthony R. Duren married Margaret Wiedenfeld.
Birth14 February 1875Anthony R. Duren was born on 14 February 1875 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Peter William Duren and Anna Philomena Ruskauff.
Census DateLocationDescription
June 1880Westford, Richland, WisconsinAnthony R. Duren was listed as a son in Peter William Duren's household on the 1880 Census at Westford, Richland, Wisconsin.1

Child of Anthony R. Duren and Margaret Wiedenfeld

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, EDNA Film Number T9-1445 Page Number 196B.

Adam Duren

M, b. 1872
Father*Peter William Duren b. 16 Apr 1845, d. 6 Sep 1923
Mother*Anna Philomena Ruskauff b. 15 Aug 1847, d. a Jun 1905
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1872Adam Duren was born in 1872 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Peter William Duren and Anna Philomena Ruskauff.
Census DateLocationDescription
June 1880Westford, Richland, WisconsinAdam Duren was listed as a son in Peter William Duren's household on the 1880 Census at Westford, Richland, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, EDNA Film Number T9-1445 Page Number 196B.

Conrad J. Duren

M, b. 16 December 1869
Father*Peter William Duren b. 16 Apr 1845, d. 6 Sep 1923
Mother*Anna Philomena Ruskauff b. 15 Aug 1847, d. a Jun 1905
Life EventDateDescription
Birth16 December 1869Conrad J. Duren was born on 16 December 1869 at Wisconsin also reported as Oct 1869.
He was the son of Peter William Duren and Anna Philomena Ruskauff.
Census DateLocationDescription
June 1880Westford, Richland, WisconsinConrad J. Duren was listed as a son in Peter William Duren's household on the 1880 Census at Westford, Richland, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, EDNA Film Number T9-1445 Page Number 196B.

William Duren

M, b. circa 1869
Father*Peter William Duren b. 16 Apr 1845, d. 6 Sep 1923
Mother*Anna Philomena Ruskauff b. 15 Aug 1847, d. a Jun 1905
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1869William Duren was born circa 1869 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Peter William Duren and Anna Philomena Ruskauff.

Bertha (?)

F, b. 1865, d. 1945
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Scallon.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageBertha (?) married Hugh Scallon, son of Hugh Scallon and Mary McKeegan.
Birth1865Bertha (?) was born in 1865.
Death1945She died in 1945.

Margaret Wiedenfeld

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Duren.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageMargaret Wiedenfeld married Anthony R. Duren, son of Peter William Duren and Anna Philomena Ruskauff.

Child of Margaret Wiedenfeld and Anthony R. Duren

Philippine Helen Duren

F, b. 26 June 1907, d. 9 February 2001
Father*Anthony R. Duren b. 14 Feb 1875
Mother*Margaret Wiedenfeld
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Anderson.
Married NameHer married name was King.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriagePhilippine Helen Duren married Myron Austin Anderson.
Birth26 June 1907Philippine Helen Duren was born on 26 June 1907.
She was the daughter of Anthony R. Duren and Margaret Wiedenfeld.
Death9 February 2001Philippine Helen Duren died on 9 February 2001 at age 93.

Myron Austin Anderson

M, b. 2 April 1909, d. 4 February 1949
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageMyron Austin Anderson married Philippine Helen Duren, daughter of Anthony R. Duren and Margaret Wiedenfeld.
Birth2 April 1909Myron Austin Anderson was born on 2 April 1909.
Death4 February 1949He died on 4 February 1949 at age 39.

Henrietta Mary Mohelnitzky

F, b. 22 May 1888, d. January 1983
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationHenrietta Mary Mohelnitzky was also known as Etta.
Married Name8 September 1910As of 8 September 1910,her married name was Duren.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth22 May 1888Henrietta Mary Mohelnitzky was born on 22 May 1888 at Wisconsin.
Marriage8 September 1910She married Frank Mathias Duren, son of Joseph William Duren and Anna Marie Leimkueler, on 8 September 1910 at St. Anthony's Catholic Church, Cazenovia, Richland, Wisconsin, A pretty wedding took place on Thursday September 8, at St Anthony's church when Frank Duren and Henrietta Mohelnitzky were united in marriage. The ceremony took place at 9 o'clock in the morning, the Rev. Stephen Duren of Groton, S.D., uncle of the groom officiating. The witnesses were John and Hannah Duren, brother and sister of the groom and Frances Mohelnitzky, sister of the bride and Tony Milfred.

After the ceremony the guests congregated at the home of the bride. The bridal party was preceeded by the Cazenovia Band, an organization of which Mr. Duren is a member. The day was an enjoyable one and a dance was given at the Opera House in the evening.

Both the bride and the groom are highly respected young people of this place and they have the best wishes of all. They left the following Saturday for a week's visit in Milwaukee. They are now at home to their friends at Germantown.
DeathJanuary 1983Henrietta Mary Mohelnitzky died in January 1983 at age 94.

Children of Henrietta Mary Mohelnitzky and Frank Mathias Duren

Lucille Frances Duren

F, b. 4 June 1911, d. 29 June 1996
Father*Frank Mathias Duren b. 16 Dec 1886, d. 25 Jun 1952
Mother*Henrietta Mary Mohelnitzky b. 22 May 1888, d. Jan 1983
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Richart.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageLucille Frances Duren married George Norbert Richart.
Birth4 June 1911Lucille Frances Duren was born on 4 June 1911 at Cazenovia, Richland, Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Frank Mathias Duren and Henrietta Mary Mohelnitzky.
Death29 June 1996Lucille Frances Duren died on 29 June 1996 at Chilton, Calumet, Wisconsin, at age 85.

Marcella Mary Duren

F, b. 8 July 1915, d. November 1980
Father*Frank Mathias Duren b. 16 Dec 1886, d. 25 Jun 1952
Mother*Henrietta Mary Mohelnitzky b. 22 May 1888, d. Jan 1983
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name24 November 1942As of 24 November 1942,her married name was Anderson.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth8 July 1915Marcella Mary Duren was born on 8 July 1915 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Frank Mathias Duren and Henrietta Mary Mohelnitzky.
Marriage24 November 1942Marcella Mary Duren married Edward Leo Anderson on 24 November 1942 at Camp Crowder, Missouri.
DeathNovember 1980Marcella Mary Duren died in November 1980 at age 65.

Robert Francis Duren

M, b. 17 September 1918, d. 2 January 1984
Father*Frank Mathias Duren b. 16 Dec 1886, d. 25 Jun 1952
Mother*Henrietta Mary Mohelnitzky b. 22 May 1888, d. Jan 1983
Life EventDateDescription
Birth17 September 1918Robert Francis Duren was born on 17 September 1918 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Frank Mathias Duren and Henrietta Mary Mohelnitzky.
Death2 January 1984Robert Francis Duren died on 2 January 1984 at Sauk, Wisconsin, at age 65.

James Sylvester Duren

M, b. 31 December 1924, d. 14 June 2003
Father*Frank Mathias Duren b. 16 Dec 1886, d. 25 Jun 1952
Mother*Henrietta Mary Mohelnitzky b. 22 May 1888, d. Jan 1983
Life EventDateDescription
Birth31 December 1924James Sylvester Duren was born on 31 December 1924 at Cazenovia, Richland, Wisconsin.
He was the son of Frank Mathias Duren and Henrietta Mary Mohelnitzky.
Death14 June 2003James Sylvester Duren died on 14 June 2003 at age 78.

Irene J. Duren

F, b. 5 February 1917, d. 16 July 2012
Father*Frank Mathias Duren b. 16 Dec 1886, d. 25 Jun 1952
Mother*Henrietta Mary Mohelnitzky b. 22 May 1888, d. Jan 1983
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name11 June 1941As of 11 June 1941,her married name was Soltwedel.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth5 February 1917Irene J. Duren was born on 5 February 1917 at Richland, Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Frank Mathias Duren and Henrietta Mary Mohelnitzky.
Marriage11 June 1941Irene J. Duren married Paul L. Soltwedel, son of Otto J. Soltwedel and Emma D. Lindenberg, on 11 June 1941.
Death16 July 2012Irene J. Duren died on 16 July 2012 at age 95 Irene J. Soltwedel, age 95, of Cazenovia, left us peacefully to join the love of her life, Paul, on Monday, July 16, 2012. She was born on February 5, 1917 in Cazenovia, the daughter of Frank M. and Henrietta (Mohelnitzky) Duren. She was an elementary school teacher who taught in rural one room school houses in Richland County. She played banjo and piano in the family orchestra, Frank Duren and His Masters of Swing. It was at one of those dance jobs in Loganville that she met her future husband, Paul L. Soltwedel and they were married on June 11, 1941. They first operated the Soltwedel Hotel and Dance Hall in Loganville, and later operated Soltwedel’s Store in Cazenovia. She was a charter member of the American Legion Auxiliary McNamara-Jasper Post 491 in Cazenovia, a lifelong member of St. Anthony dePadua Parish where she was a choir director for many years, and a member of St. Anne’s Altar Society. She loved every member of her family and passed on to them her love of music.

Irene is survived by:

Four children: Dianne (Dennis) Dieter of St. Germain,

Stephen (Linda) Soltwedel of St. Germain,

Mary (Ron) Barefield of McFarland,

John (Ellen) Soltwedel of Hillpoint;

Six Grandchildren: Catherine (Douglas) Moore, Daniel (Karen) Dieter, Paul (Maureen) Soltwedel, Kimberly (David) Upton, Rebecca Barefield and Philip (Kim Hoffmann) Barefield;

10 Great-Grandchildren;

A sister: Joanne Duren of Tucson, Arizona;

Sister-in-law: Connie Giacalone of Ironton;

Many other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; two sisters, Lucille Richart and Marcella Anderson and three brothers, George, Robert and James Duren.

A Mass of Christian Burial for Irene J. Soltwedel will be conducted at 11:00 A.M., Friday, July 20, 2012 at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Germantown with Father Wesley Janowski officiating. Burial will follow in St. Anthony’s Cemetery. Friends may call on Thursday from 4:00-8:00 P.M. at the Cazenovia Chapel. A rosary will be prayed at 7:30 P.M. Friends may also call on Friday from 10:00 A.M until the time of the service at the church. Memorials of remembrance may be made to the Legion Auxiliary.

The Farber Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements.

James A. Loy

M, b. circa 1859
Father*Thomas Sharp Loy b. 29 Jan 1837, d. 13 Mar 1923
Mother*Harriet Eliza Smith b. 12 Nov 1840, d. 3 May 1910
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1859James A. Loy was born circa 1859 at Illinois.
He was the son of Thomas Sharp Loy and Harriet Eliza Smith.
Census DateLocationDescription
25 July 1860Township 7 Range 6 E, Effingham, IllinoisJames A. Loy was listed in Thomas Sharp Loy's household on the 1860 Census at Township 7 Range 6 E, Effingham, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 1303.

Joseph C. Loy

M, b. 19 January 1809, d. 6 February 1892
Father*John Henry Loy Sr. b. 6 Jan 1784, d. 4 May 1868
Mother*Mary Hodges b. c 1788, d. 7 Jan 1855
Life EventDateDescription
Birth19 January 1809Joseph C. Loy was born on 19 January 1809 at Alabama.
He was the son of John Henry Loy Sr. and Mary Hodges.
Marriage10 July 1828Joseph C. Loy married Rachel L. Sharp, daughter of Thomas Sharp and Elizabeth Hodges, on 10 July 1828.
Death6 February 1892Joseph C. Loy died on 6 February 1892 at Effingham, Illinois, at age 83.
Census DateLocationDescription
26 August 1850Effingham, IllinoisJoseph C. Loy was listed as the head of a family on the 1850 Census at Effingham, Illinois.1

Children of Joseph C. Loy and Rachel L. Sharp

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 121.

Rachel L. Sharp

F, b. 11 December 1806, d. 30 March 1883
Father*Thomas Sharp
Mother*Elizabeth Hodges
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name10 July 1828As of 10 July 1828,her married name was Loy.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth11 December 1806Rachel L. Sharp was born on 11 December 1806 at Alabama also reported as Tennessee.
She was the daughter of Thomas Sharp and Elizabeth Hodges.
Marriage10 July 1828Rachel L. Sharp married Joseph C. Loy, son of John Henry Loy Sr. and Mary Hodges, on 10 July 1828.
Death30 March 1883Rachel L. Sharp died on 30 March 1883 at age 76.
Census DateLocationDescription
26 August 1850Effingham, IllinoisRachel L. Sharp was listed in Joseph C. Loy's household on the 1850 Census at Effingham, Illinois.1

Children of Rachel L. Sharp and Joseph C. Loy

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 121.

Thomas Sharp

M
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageThomas Sharp married Elizabeth Hodges.

Child of Thomas Sharp and Elizabeth Hodges

Elizabeth Hodges

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Sharp.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageElizabeth Hodges married Thomas Sharp.

Child of Elizabeth Hodges and Thomas Sharp

Rachel Elizabeth Loy

F, b. circa 1838
Father*Joseph C. Loy b. 19 Jan 1809, d. 6 Feb 1892
Mother*Rachel L. Sharp b. 11 Dec 1806, d. 30 Mar 1883
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1838Rachel Elizabeth Loy was born circa 1838 at Illinois.
She was the daughter of Joseph C. Loy and Rachel L. Sharp.
Census DateLocationDescription
26 August 1850Effingham, IllinoisRachel Elizabeth Loy was listed in Joseph C. Loy's household on the 1850 Census at Effingham, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 121.

John Henry Loy

M, b. 7 April 1839, d. 16 January 1913
Father*Joseph C. Loy b. 19 Jan 1809, d. 6 Feb 1892
Mother*Rachel L. Sharp b. 11 Dec 1806, d. 30 Mar 1883
Life EventDateDescription
Birth7 April 1839John Henry Loy was born on 7 April 1839 at Effingham, Illinois.
He was the son of Joseph C. Loy and Rachel L. Sharp.
Marriage2 June 1872John Henry Loy married Diantha Kish on 2 June 1872.
MarriageNovember 1872John Henry Loy married Angeline Demarius Hightower in November 1872.
Death16 January 1913John Henry Loy died on 16 January 1913 at age 73.
Census DateLocationDescription
26 August 1850Effingham, IllinoisJohn Henry Loy was listed in Joseph C. Loy's household on the 1850 Census at Effingham, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 121.

Eliza Jane Loy

F, b. 1831, d. 1910
Father*Joseph C. Loy b. 19 Jan 1809, d. 6 Feb 1892
Mother*Rachel L. Sharp b. 11 Dec 1806, d. 30 Mar 1883
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name13 May 1849As of 13 May 1849,her married name was Bryant.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1831Eliza Jane Loy was born in 1831.
She was the daughter of Joseph C. Loy and Rachel L. Sharp.
Marriage13 May 1849Eliza Jane Loy married William N. Bryant on 13 May 1849.
Death1910Eliza Jane Loy died in 1910.

Child of Eliza Jane Loy and William N. Bryant

Diantha Kish

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name2 June 1872As of 2 June 1872,her married name was Loy.
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage2 June 1872Diantha Kish married John Henry Loy, son of Joseph C. Loy and Rachel L. Sharp, on 2 June 1872.

Angeline Demarius Hightower

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore November 1872As of before November 1872,her married name was Livingston.
Married NameNovember 1872As of November 1872,her married name was Loy.
Life EventDateDescription
Marriagebefore November 1872Angeline Demarius Hightower married (?) Livingston before November 1872.
MarriageNovember 1872Angeline Demarius Hightower married John Henry Loy, son of Joseph C. Loy and Rachel L. Sharp, in November 1872.

(?) Livingston

M
Life EventDateDescription
Marriagebefore November 1872(?) Livingston married Angeline Demarius Hightower before November 1872.

James B. Loy

M, b. 1829
Father*Joseph C. Loy b. 19 Jan 1809, d. 6 Feb 1892
Mother*Rachel L. Sharp b. 11 Dec 1806, d. 30 Mar 1883
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageJames B. Loy married Eliza J. (?).
Birth1829James B. Loy was born in 1829 at Illinois.
He was the son of Joseph C. Loy and Rachel L. Sharp.

Eliza J. (?)

F, b. circa 1831
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Loy.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageEliza J. (?) married James B. Loy, son of Joseph C. Loy and Rachel L. Sharp.
Birthcirca 1831Eliza J. (?) was born circa 1831 at Illinois.

Harmon Loy

M
Father*Joseph C. Loy b. 19 Jan 1809, d. 6 Feb 1892
Mother*Rachel L. Sharp b. 11 Dec 1806, d. 30 Mar 1883
Life EventDateDescription
Harmon Loy was the son of Joseph C. Loy and Rachel L. Sharp.
DeathHarmon Loy died at died in infancy.

William N. Bryant

M
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage13 May 1849William N. Bryant married Eliza Jane Loy, daughter of Joseph C. Loy and Rachel L. Sharp, on 13 May 1849.

Child of William N. Bryant and Eliza Jane Loy

Henry Solomon Bryant

M, b. 1859, d. 1882
Father*William N. Bryant
Mother*Eliza Jane Loy b. 1831, d. 1910
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1859Henry Solomon Bryant was born in 1859.
He was the son of William N. Bryant and Eliza Jane Loy.
Death1882Henry Solomon Bryant died in 1882.