John Patrick Jarman

M, b. 11 November 1895, d. November 1965
Father*Richard Jarman b. c 1849
Mother*Margaret Rotherham b. c 1865
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJohn Patrick Jarman was also known as Jack.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth11 November 1895John Patrick Jarman was born on 11 November 1895 at Nebraska.
He was the son of Richard Jarman and Margaret Rotherham.
Marriage3 February 1917John Patrick Jarman married Anna Clara Uthe, daughter of Joseph Uthe and Christina Brandt, on 3 February 1917 at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa, Jack Jarman and Anna Uthe marriage announcement.
Le Mars Semi Weekly Sentinel February 6, 1917 - Jack Jarman and Anna Uthe marriage announcement
BurialNovember 1965John Patrick Jarman was buried in November 1965 at Calvary Cemetery, Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa.
DeathNovember 1965He died in November 1965 at Iowa.
Census DateLocationDescription
14 April 1930Sioux City, Woodbury, IowaJohn Patrick Jarman was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa.1

Children of John Patrick Jarman and Anna Clara Uthe

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED58. Dwelling 344.

Colonel Wallace J. Jarman

M, b. 2 May 1918, d. 21 May 2009
Father*John Patrick Jarman b. 11 Nov 1895, d. Nov 1965
Mother*Anna Clara Uthe b. 13 Feb 1897, d. 29 May 1993
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationColonel Wallace J. Jarman was also known as Wally.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth2 May 1918Colonel Wallace J. Jarman was born on 2 May 1918 at Ireton, Iowa.
He was the son of John Patrick Jarman and Anna Clara Uthe.
Marriage13 January 1943Colonel Wallace J. Jarman married Dorothy Sue Daugherty on 13 January 1943 at California.
Death21 May 2009Colonel Wallace J. Jarman died on 21 May 2009 at Colorado at age 91 Col. Wallace J. Jarman passed away on May 21, 2009 in Colorado Springs. He was 91 years old. Wally was born in Ireton, Iowa May 2, 1918 to John Patrick and Anna C. Jarman. He was the oldest of 8 children. At the age of 18, Wally enlisted as a radioman in the US Navy. When the country entered World War II, he took the opportunity to become an aviation cadet in the newly formed Army Air Corps. It was during this time that he met Dorothy Sue Daugherty. They were married in 1943. After earning his pilot's wings, he was stationed in England and flew numerous bombing missions over Germany. He returned home highly decorated, continuing a career of military service by joining the United States Air Force. He retired in Colorado Springs in 1972. He is survived by his wife of 66 years, Dorothy Sue, his daughter Jane A. Williams of Colorado Springs, his granddaughter Carlyn Sue Williams of Boulder, CO, his brother John Jarman of Souix City, IA, and numerous nieces and nephews. Private services will be held at First United Methodist Church.
Census DateLocationDescription
14 April 1930Sioux City, Woodbury, IowaColonel Wallace J. Jarman was listed as a son in John Patrick Jarman's household on the 1930 Census at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED58. Dwelling 344.

Genevieve Ruth Jarman

F, b. 20 August 1919, d. 24 October 2008
Father*John Patrick Jarman b. 11 Nov 1895, d. Nov 1965
Mother*Anna Clara Uthe b. 13 Feb 1897, d. 29 May 1993
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name4 March 1939As of 4 March 1939,her married name was Karrer.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth20 August 1919Genevieve Ruth Jarman was born on 20 August 1919 at Iowa.
She was the daughter of John Patrick Jarman and Anna Clara Uthe.
Marriage4 March 1939Genevieve Ruth Jarman married Arnold William Karrer on 4 March 1939 at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa.
Death24 October 2008Genevieve Ruth Jarman died on 24 October 2008 at age 89.
Burialafter 24 October 2008She was buried after 24 October 2008 at Calvary Cemetery, Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa.
Census DateLocationDescription
14 April 1930Sioux City, Woodbury, IowaGenevieve Ruth Jarman was listed as a daughter in John Patrick Jarman's household on the 1930 Census at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED58. Dwelling 344.

Ronald Jarman

M, b. 7 February 1921, d. 20 November 1993
Father*John Patrick Jarman b. 11 Nov 1895, d. Nov 1965
Mother*Anna Clara Uthe b. 13 Feb 1897, d. 29 May 1993
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageRonald Jarman married Maxine (?).
Birth7 February 1921Ronald Jarman was born on 7 February 1921 at twin with Donald, Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa.
He was the son of John Patrick Jarman and Anna Clara Uthe.
Death20 November 1993Ronald Jarman died on 20 November 1993 at Orange, California, at age 72 Ronald Jarman obituary.
Santa Ana Orange County Register November 24, 1993 - Ronald Jarman obituary
Santa Ana Orange County Register November 26, 1993 - Ronald Jarman obituary
Burial26 November 1993He was buried on 26 November 1993 at Loma Vista Memorial Park, Fullerton, Orange, California.
Census DateLocationDescription
14 April 1930Sioux City, Woodbury, IowaRonald Jarman was listed as a son in John Patrick Jarman's household on the 1930 Census at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED58. Dwelling 344.

Donald Francis Jarman

M, b. 7 February 1921, d. 8 November 1992
Father*John Patrick Jarman b. 11 Nov 1895, d. Nov 1965
Mother*Anna Clara Uthe b. 13 Feb 1897, d. 29 May 1993
Life EventDateDescription
Birth7 February 1921Donald Francis Jarman was born on 7 February 1921 at twin with Ronald, Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa.
He was the son of John Patrick Jarman and Anna Clara Uthe.
Marriage27 August 1967Donald Francis Jarman married Maxine Ryan on 27 August 1967 at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California.
Death8 November 1992Donald Francis Jarman died on 8 November 1992 at Los Angeles, California, at age 71.
Burialafter 8 November 1992He was buried after 8 November 1992 at Rose Hills Memorial Park, Whittier, Los Angeles, California.
Census DateLocationDescription
14 April 1930Sioux City, Woodbury, IowaDonald Francis Jarman was listed as a son in John Patrick Jarman's household on the 1930 Census at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED58. Dwelling 344.

Christina Margaret Jarman

F, b. 11 April 1923, d. 14 April 2000
Father*John Patrick Jarman b. 11 Nov 1895, d. Nov 1965
Mother*Anna Clara Uthe b. 13 Feb 1897, d. 29 May 1993
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Alseth.
Name VariationChristina Margaret Jarman was also known as Chris.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageChristina Margaret Jarman married Bernard L. Alseth.
Birth11 April 1923Christina Margaret Jarman was born on 11 April 1923 at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa.
She was the daughter of John Patrick Jarman and Anna Clara Uthe.
Death14 April 2000Christina Margaret Jarman died on 14 April 2000 at Omaha, Nebraska, at age 77.
Census DateLocationDescription
14 April 1930Sioux City, Woodbury, IowaChristina Margaret Jarman was listed as a daughter in John Patrick Jarman's household on the 1930 Census at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED58. Dwelling 344.

Anne Marie Jarman

F, b. 21 December 1924, d. 21 November 1995
Father*John Patrick Jarman b. 11 Nov 1895, d. Nov 1965
Mother*Anna Clara Uthe b. 13 Feb 1897, d. 29 May 1993
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAnne Marie Jarman was also known as Anna.
Name VariationAnne Marie Jarman was also known as Ann.
Married NameHer married name was Hobbs.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageAnne Marie Jarman married (?) Hobbs.
Birth21 December 1924Anne Marie Jarman was born on 21 December 1924 at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa.
She was the daughter of John Patrick Jarman and Anna Clara Uthe.
Death21 November 1995Anne Marie Jarman died on 21 November 1995 at age 70.
Census DateLocationDescription
14 April 1930Sioux City, Woodbury, IowaAnne Marie Jarman was listed as a daughter in John Patrick Jarman's household on the 1930 Census at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED58. Dwelling 344.

Richard Jarman

M, b. circa 1849
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageRichard Jarman married Margaret Rotherham at Nebraska.
Birthcirca 1849Richard Jarman was born circa 1849 at Wales.

Child of Richard Jarman and Margaret Rotherham

Margaret Rotherham

F, b. circa 1865
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Jarman.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageMargaret Rotherham married Richard Jarman at Nebraska.
Birthcirca 1865Margaret Rotherham was born circa 1865 at Illinois.

Child of Margaret Rotherham and Richard Jarman

George Franz Brandt

M, b. 17 April 1823, d. 27 March 1900
Father*Barthel Joseph Brandt b. 1 Jun 1796, d. 12 Sep 1879
Mother*Margaretha Palmer b. c 1798, d. a Aug 1870
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationGeorge Franz Brandt was also known as Francis.
Name VariationGeorge Franz Brandt was also known as Frank.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageGeorge Franz Brandt married Catherine Jeske.
Birth17 April 1823George Franz Brandt was born on 17 April 1823 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Barthel Joseph Brandt and Margaretha Palmer.
Death27 March 1900George Franz Brandt died on 27 March 1900 at age 76.
Census DateLocationDescription
13 July 1860Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinGeorge Franz Brandt was listed as the head of a family on the 1860 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin, living next door to Joseph Brandt.1
1 August 1870Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin, living next door to Joseph Brandt.2
June 1880Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin, living next door to Clemens Brandt.3
  • George Franz Brandt immigrated with Barthel Joseph Brandt and Margaretha Palmer on 15 April 1853 at Germany to, New York; surname listed as Bradd;
    Arrival Date: 15 Apr 1853
    Ethnicity/ Nationality: German
    Place of Origin: Germany
    Port of Departure: Liverpool, England
    Destination: United States of America
    Port of Arrival: New York
    Port Arrival State: New York
    Port Arrival Country: United States
    Ship Name: City of New York.
  • In May 1892 at Grant, Wisconsin, Edward Kirchberg injured and seriously hurt in farming accident on father-in-law Frank Brandt's farm.

Children of George Franz Brandt and Catherine Jeske

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1860; Census Place: Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: M653_1409; Page: 319; Image: 327; Family History Library Film: 805409.
  2. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1870; Census Place: Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: M593_1717; Page: 213A; Image: 32; Family History Library Film: 553216.
  3. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: 1427; Family History Film: 1255427; Page: 161D; Enumeration District: 110; .

Catherine Jeske

F, b. October 1827, d. 17 September 1916
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationCatherine Jeske was also known as Iseke.
Name VariationCatherine Jeske was also known as Anna Katharina.
Married NameHer married name was Brandt.
Name VariationCatherine Jeske was also known as Christina.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageCatherine Jeske married George Franz Brandt, son of Barthel Joseph Brandt and Margaretha Palmer.
BirthOctober 1827Catherine Jeske was born in October 1827 at Germany.
Death17 September 1916She died on 17 September 1916 at Struble, Plymouth, Iowa, at age 88 Catherine (Jeske) Brandt obituary.
Le Mars Semi Weekly Sentinel September 19, 1916 - Catherine (Jeske) Brandt obituary
Burialafter 17 September 1916She was buried after 17 September 1916 at Immaculate Conception Church Cemetery, Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin, Catherine (Jeske) Brandt funeral.
Lemars Semi Weekly Sentinel September 22, 1916 - Attending Catherine (Jeske) Brandt funeral
Census DateLocationDescription
13 July 1860Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinCatherine Jeske was listed in George Franz Brandt's household on the 1860 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; living next door to Joseph Brandt.1
1 August 1870Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinCatherine Jeske was listed in George Franz Brandt's household on the 1870 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; living next door to Joseph Brandt.2
June 1880Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinCatherine Jeske was listed as wife in George Franz Brandt's household on the 1880 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; living next door to Clemens Brandt.3

Children of Catherine Jeske and George Franz Brandt

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1860; Census Place: Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: M653_1409; Page: 319; Image: 327; Family History Library Film: 805409.
  2. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1870; Census Place: Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: M593_1717; Page: 213A; Image: 32; Family History Library Film: 553216.
  3. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: 1427; Family History Film: 1255427; Page: 161D; Enumeration District: 110; .

Raymond Elsner

M, b. circa 1853, d. before 1900
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationRaymond Elsner was also known as Reimund.
Name VariationRaymond Elsner was also known as Elsnor.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageRaymond Elsner married Anna Prinsch.
Birthcirca 1853Raymond Elsner was born circa 1853 at Germany.
Deathbefore 1900He died before 1900.
Census DateLocationDescription
June 1880Chicago, Cook, IllinoisRaymond Elsner was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Chicago, Cook, Illinois, birthplace listed as Sweden instead of Germany.1

Children of Raymond Elsner and Anna Prinsch

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0195 Page Number 51C.

Anna Prinsch

F, b. August 1854, d. after 1925
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAnna Prinsch was also known as Anne.
Married NameHer married name was Elsner.
Name VariationAnna Prinsch was also known as Reinsch.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageAnna Prinsch married Raymond Elsner.
BirthAugust 1854Anna Prinsch was born in August 1854 at Germany.
Deathafter 1925She died after 1925.
Census DateLocationDescription
June 1880Chicago, Cook, IllinoisAnna Prinsch was listed as wife in Raymond Elsner's household on the 1880 Census at Chicago, Cook, Illinois; birthplace listed as Sweden instead of Germany.1
13 June 1900Harrison, Boone, IowaAnna Prinsch was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Harrison, Boone, Iowa.2
29 April 1910Harrison, Boone, IowaShe was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Harrison, Boone, Iowa.3
25 February 1920Harrison, Boone, IowaShe was listed as mother in Raymond Elsner's household on the 1920 Census at Harrison, Boone, Iowa.4
  • Anna Prinsch and Raymond Elsner immigrated in 1880.
  • Anna Prinsch had 7 with 7 living in 1900 children.
  • She had 7 with 7 living in 1910 children.

Children of Anna Prinsch and Raymond Elsner

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0195 Page Number 51C.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED15. Dwelling 75.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED17. Dwelling 71.
  4. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED21. Dwelling 104.

Alouies Raymond Uthe

M, b. 8 November 1902, d. September 1982
Father*Frank Henry Uthe Sr. b. 2 Nov 1858, d. 12 May 1930
Mother*Martha Elsner b. 1 May 1879, d. 21 Jan 1970
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAlouies Raymond Uthe was also known as A. R.
Name VariationAlouies Raymond Uthe was also known as Aloysius Raymond.
Name VariationAlouies Raymond Uthe was also known as Oliver.
Name VariationAlouies Raymond Uthe was also known as Alouis R.
Name VariationAlouies Raymond Uthe was also known as Alsuis.
Name VariationAlouies Raymond Uthe was also known as Alois.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth8 November 1902Alouies Raymond Uthe was born on 8 November 1902 at Harrison, Boone, Iowa.
He was the son of Frank Henry Uthe Sr. and Martha Elsner.
Marriage19 January 1926Alouies Raymond Uthe married Ottilia Margaret Leininger, daughter of Fred Leininger and Ottilia M. Simon, on 19 January 1926 at Boone, Boone, Iowa.
DeathSeptember 1982Alouies Raymond Uthe died in September 1982 at age 79.
Census DateLocationDescription
4 May 1910Harrison, Boone, IowaAlouies Raymond Uthe was listed as a son in Frank Henry Uthe Sr.'s household on the 1910 Census at Harrison, Boone, Iowa.1
23 February 1920Harrison, Boone, IowaAlouies Raymond Uthe was listed as a son in Frank Henry Uthe Sr.'s household on the 1920 Census at Harrison, Boone, Iowa.2
1 January 1925Harrison, Boone, IowaAlouies Raymond Uthe appeared on the census of 1 January 1925 in the household of Frank Henry Uthe Sr. at Harrison, Boone, Iowa.
14 April 1930Dodge, Boone, IowaAlouies Raymond Uthe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Dodge, Boone, Iowa.3
  • In January 1976 at Williams, Iowa, A R and Ottilia (Leininger) Uthe celebrate 50th wedding anniversary.
    Iowa Falls Hardin County Times January 26, 1976 - A R and Ottilia (Leininger) Uthe celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

Child of Alouies Raymond Uthe and Ottilia Margaret Leininger

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED17. Dwelling 116.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED21. Dwelling 74.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED18. Dwelling 85.

Christina Uthe

F, b. 23 October 1904, d. before 2007
Father*Frank Henry Uthe Sr. b. 2 Nov 1858, d. 12 May 1930
Mother*Martha Elsner b. 1 May 1879, d. 21 Jan 1970
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationChristina Uthe was also known as Christine.
Married Namebefore 1970As of before 1970,her married name was Sullivan.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth23 October 1904Christina Uthe was born on 23 October 1904 at Harrison, Boone, Iowa.
She was the daughter of Frank Henry Uthe Sr. and Martha Elsner.
Marriagebefore 1970Christina Uthe married Francis Sullivan before 1970.
Deathbefore 2007Christina Uthe died before 2007.
Census DateLocationDescription
4 May 1910Harrison, Boone, IowaChristina Uthe was listed as a daughter in Frank Henry Uthe Sr.'s household on the 1910 Census at Harrison, Boone, Iowa.1
23 February 1920Harrison, Boone, IowaChristina Uthe was listed as a daughter in Frank Henry Uthe Sr.'s household on the 1920 Census at Harrison, Boone, Iowa.2
1 January 1925Harrison, Boone, IowaChristina Uthe appeared on the census of 1 January 1925 in the household of Frank Henry Uthe Sr. at Harrison, Boone, Iowa.
7 April 1930Harrison, Boone, IowaChristina Uthe was listed as a daughter in Frank Henry Uthe Sr.'s household on the 1930 Census at Harrison, Boone, Iowa.3

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED17. Dwelling 116.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED21. Dwelling 74.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED26. Dwelling 31.

Elizabeth S. Uthe

F, b. 24 August 1906, d. 8 September 1999
Father*Frank Henry Uthe Sr. b. 2 Nov 1858, d. 12 May 1930
Mother*Martha Elsner b. 1 May 1879, d. 21 Jan 1970
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name12 February 1935As of 12 February 1935,her married name was Ivis.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth24 August 1906Elizabeth S. Uthe was born on 24 August 1906 at Harrison, Boone, Iowa.
She was the daughter of Frank Henry Uthe Sr. and Martha Elsner.
Marriage12 February 1935Elizabeth S. Uthe married Edward M. Ivis on 12 February 1935.
Death8 September 1999Elizabeth S. Uthe died on 8 September 1999 at age 93.
Census DateLocationDescription
4 May 1910Harrison, Boone, IowaElizabeth S. Uthe was listed as a daughter in Frank Henry Uthe Sr.'s household on the 1910 Census at Harrison, Boone, Iowa.1
23 February 1920Harrison, Boone, IowaElizabeth S. Uthe was listed as a daughter in Frank Henry Uthe Sr.'s household on the 1920 Census at Harrison, Boone, Iowa.2
1 January 1925Harrison, Boone, IowaElizabeth S. Uthe appeared on the census of 1 January 1925 in the household of Frank Henry Uthe Sr. at Harrison, Boone, Iowa.

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED17. Dwelling 116.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED21. Dwelling 74.

Fredrick Uthe

M, b. 17 August 1908, d. 15 February 1991
Father*Frank Henry Uthe Sr. b. 2 Nov 1858, d. 12 May 1930
Mother*Martha Elsner b. 1 May 1879, d. 21 Jan 1970
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationFredrick Uthe was also known as Fred.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth17 August 1908Fredrick Uthe was born on 17 August 1908 at Harrison, Boone, Iowa.
He was the son of Frank Henry Uthe Sr. and Martha Elsner.
Marriage24 January 1933Fredrick Uthe married Evelyn Clara Baldus on 24 January 1933 at Gilbert, Boone, Iowa.
Death15 February 1991Fredrick Uthe died on 15 February 1991 at age 82.
Census DateLocationDescription
4 May 1910Harrison, Boone, IowaFredrick Uthe was listed as a son in Frank Henry Uthe Sr.'s household on the 1910 Census at Harrison, Boone, Iowa.1
23 February 1920Harrison, Boone, IowaFredrick Uthe was listed as a son in Frank Henry Uthe Sr.'s household on the 1920 Census at Harrison, Boone, Iowa.2
1 January 1925Harrison, Boone, IowaFredrick Uthe appeared on the census of 1 January 1925 in the household of Frank Henry Uthe Sr. at Harrison, Boone, Iowa.
7 April 1930Harrison, Boone, IowaFredrick Uthe was listed as a son in Frank Henry Uthe Sr.'s household on the 1930 Census at Harrison, Boone, Iowa.3

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED17. Dwelling 116.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED21. Dwelling 74.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED26. Dwelling 31.

Anna Emma Uthe

F, b. 21 November 1910, d. before 2007
Father*Frank Henry Uthe Sr. b. 2 Nov 1858, d. 12 May 1930
Mother*Martha Elsner b. 1 May 1879, d. 21 Jan 1970
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name7 October 1947As of 7 October 1947,her married name was Garvey.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth21 November 1910Anna Emma Uthe was born on 21 November 1910 at Harrison, Boone, Iowa.
She was the daughter of Frank Henry Uthe Sr. and Martha Elsner.
Marriage7 October 1947Anna Emma Uthe married Raphael Garvey on 7 October 1947 at Iowa Wedding shower for Miss Ann Uthe, fiancee of Raphael Garvey.
Boone News Republican September 30, 1947 - Wedding shower for Miss Ann Uthe, fiancee of Raphael Garvey
Deathbefore 2007Anna Emma Uthe died before 2007.
Census DateLocationDescription
23 February 1920Harrison, Boone, IowaAnna Emma Uthe was listed as a daughter in Frank Henry Uthe Sr.'s household on the 1920 Census at Harrison, Boone, Iowa.1
1 January 1925Harrison, Boone, IowaAnna Emma Uthe appeared on the census of 1 January 1925 in the household of Frank Henry Uthe Sr. at Harrison, Boone, Iowa.

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED21. Dwelling 74.

Bertha Mary Uthe

F, b. 25 September 1913, d. before 2007
Father*Frank Henry Uthe Sr. b. 2 Nov 1858, d. 12 May 1930
Mother*Martha Elsner b. 1 May 1879, d. 21 Jan 1970
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore 1975As of before 1975,her married name was Day.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth25 September 1913Bertha Mary Uthe was born on 25 September 1913 at Harrison, Boone, Iowa.
She was the daughter of Frank Henry Uthe Sr. and Martha Elsner.
Marriagebefore 1975Bertha Mary Uthe married Ralph Day before 1975.
Deathbefore 2007Bertha Mary Uthe died before 2007.
Census DateLocationDescription
23 February 1920Harrison, Boone, IowaBertha Mary Uthe was listed as a daughter in Frank Henry Uthe Sr.'s household on the 1920 Census at Harrison, Boone, Iowa.1
1 January 1925Harrison, Boone, IowaBertha Mary Uthe appeared on the census of 1 January 1925 in the household of Frank Henry Uthe Sr. at Harrison, Boone, Iowa.

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED21. Dwelling 74.

Raymond Henry Uthe

M, b. 15 February 1915, d. 19 May 2008
Father*Frank Henry Uthe Sr. b. 2 Nov 1858, d. 12 May 1930
Mother*Martha Elsner b. 1 May 1879, d. 21 Jan 1970
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationRaymond Henry Uthe was also known as Raymond N.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth15 February 1915Raymond Henry Uthe was born on 15 February 1915 at Harrison, Boone, Iowa.
He was the son of Frank Henry Uthe Sr. and Martha Elsner.
Marriage2 January 1940Raymond Henry Uthe married Helen Rose Cooper, daughter of William Cooper and Anna Pantenburg, on 2 January 1940.
Death19 May 2008Raymond Henry Uthe died on 19 May 2008 at age 93
Raymond Uthe, 93, of rural Boone, died Monday, May 19. Services are pending with Stevens Memorial Chapel in Ames.

THE AMES TRIBUNE, Ames, Story County, Iowa, Wednesday, May 21, 2008.

Feb. 15, 1915-May 19, 2008

Raymond Henry Uthe, 93, of rural Boone, died Monday, May 19, at Madrid Home in Madrid. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday, May 23, at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church in Ames.

Visitation will be 5 to 7 p.m., with a vigil service at 7 p.m., Thursday, May 22, at Stevens Memorial Chapel in Ames.

Raymond Henry Uthe was born Feb. 15, 1915, in Boone County, to Frank and Martha (Elsner) Uthe. He married Helen Cooper Jan. 2, 1940. He was a farmer all his life and they farmed in Williams, Ellsworth and finally in Boone since 1956.

He is survived by two daughters, Colleen (Bernard) Anderson, of Kankakee, Ill., and Janet (Rex) Ramsay, of Des Moines; one son, Donald (Janice) Uthe, of Ames; six grandchildren, Lisa Ramsay, Katie Ramsay, Scott (Jaque) Uthe, Stacy Uthe, Stephanie Uthe and Kevin Uthe; and one great-grandson, Ryan Uthe.

He was preceded in death by an infant son, Eugene; his wife, Helen; four brothers; and five sisters.
Census DateLocationDescription
23 February 1920Harrison, Boone, IowaRaymond Henry Uthe was listed as a son in Frank Henry Uthe Sr.'s household on the 1920 Census at Harrison, Boone, Iowa.1
1 January 1925Harrison, Boone, IowaRaymond Henry Uthe appeared on the census of 1 January 1925 in the household of Frank Henry Uthe Sr. at Harrison, Boone, Iowa.
7 April 1930Harrison, Boone, IowaRaymond Henry Uthe was listed as a son in Frank Henry Uthe Sr.'s household on the 1930 Census at Harrison, Boone, Iowa.2

Child of Raymond Henry Uthe and Helen Rose Cooper

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED21. Dwelling 74.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED26. Dwelling 31.

Arthur William Uthe

M, b. 29 September 1916, d. 2 February 1989
Father*Frank Henry Uthe Sr. b. 2 Nov 1858, d. 12 May 1930
Mother*Martha Elsner b. 1 May 1879, d. 21 Jan 1970
Life EventDateDescription
Birth29 September 1916Arthur William Uthe was born on 29 September 1916 at Iowa.
He was the son of Frank Henry Uthe Sr. and Martha Elsner.
Death2 February 1989Arthur William Uthe died on 2 February 1989 at Los Angeles, California, at age 72.
Census DateLocationDescription
23 February 1920Harrison, Boone, IowaArthur William Uthe was listed as a son in Frank Henry Uthe Sr.'s household on the 1920 Census at Harrison, Boone, Iowa.1
1 January 1925Harrison, Boone, IowaArthur William Uthe appeared on the census of 1 January 1925 in the household of Frank Henry Uthe Sr. at Harrison, Boone, Iowa.
7 April 1930Harrison, Boone, IowaArthur William Uthe was listed as a son in Frank Henry Uthe Sr.'s household on the 1930 Census at Harrison, Boone, Iowa.2

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED21. Dwelling 74.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED26. Dwelling 31.

Sylvester Vincent Uthe

M, b. 27 September 1918, d. 16 February 2007
Father*Frank Henry Uthe Sr. b. 2 Nov 1858, d. 12 May 1930
Mother*Martha Elsner b. 1 May 1879, d. 21 Jan 1970
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationSylvester Vincent Uthe was also known as Vestie.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth27 September 1918Sylvester Vincent Uthe was born on 27 September 1918 at Gilbert, Boone, Iowa.
He was the son of Frank Henry Uthe Sr. and Martha Elsner.
Marriage18 January 1944Sylvester Vincent Uthe married Lila N. Mortvedt on 18 January 1944 Lila Mortvedt and Sylvester Uthe marriage announcement.
Ames Daily Tribune January 20, 1944 - Lila Mortvedt and Sylvester Uthe marriage announcement
Death16 February 2007Sylvester Vincent Uthe died on 16 February 2007 at age 88 Sylvester (Vestie) V. Uthe, 88, of Nevada, died Friday, February 16, 2007 at home surrounded by his family. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, February 20 at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Nevada. Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. Monday, February 19 at the Bacon Funeral Home in Nevada. A Christian vigil service will follow visitation. Burial will be in the St. Patrick's Cemetery in Nevada.

Sylvester was born September 27, 1918, at the home place northwest of Gilbert, to Frank Sr. and Martha (Elsner) Uthe. He attended a one-room school in rural Boone County and Gilbert High School. He married Lila N. Mortvedt on January 18, 1944 at St. Peter and Paul's Catholic Church in rural Story County. They lived on the home place near Gilbert before moving to a farm south of Ames. They farmed there for 23 years. In 1970 they bought a farm south of Nevada where they lived and farmed for 37 years. Sylvester passed his love of farming onto his son and grandson. He was a member of St. Patrick's Catholic Church and Story County Farm Bureau. He enjoyed spending time with his family and teasing his grandchildren.

He is survived by his wife, Lila Uthe of Nevada; daughters Linda Uthe of Nevada, Anita Uthe of Nevada, Marlene (Lyle) Borkowski of Manning, Karen (Alan) Knaphus of McCallsburg and son Doug (Sue) Uthe of Nevada; grandchildren Renee and Ross Uthe and Kari and Amy Borkowski; one brother Raymond Uthe of Ames, and one sister Dorothy Welsh of Colo.

He was preceded in death by his parents, three brothers, and five sisters.

Bacon Funeral Home in Nevada is in charge of arrangements.
Burialafter 16 February 2007He was buried after 16 February 2007 at Saint Patricks Cemetery, Nevada, Story, Iowa.
Census DateLocationDescription
23 February 1920Harrison, Boone, IowaSylvester Vincent Uthe was listed as a son in Frank Henry Uthe Sr.'s household on the 1920 Census at Harrison, Boone, Iowa.1
1 January 1925Harrison, Boone, IowaSylvester Vincent Uthe appeared on the census of 1 January 1925 in the household of Frank Henry Uthe Sr. at Harrison, Boone, Iowa.
7 April 1930Harrison, Boone, IowaSylvester Vincent Uthe was listed as a son in Frank Henry Uthe Sr.'s household on the 1930 Census at Harrison, Boone, Iowa.2
  • Sylvester Vincent Uthe obtained US Social Security Card at Iowa; last residence Nevada, Story, Iowa.

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED21. Dwelling 74.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED26. Dwelling 31.

Dorothy Uthe

F, b. circa 1922, d. before May 2008
Father*Frank Henry Uthe Sr. b. 2 Nov 1858, d. 12 May 1930
Mother*Martha Elsner b. 1 May 1879, d. 21 Jan 1970
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationDorothy Uthe was also known as Dorthy.
Married NameHer married name was Welsh.
Married NameHer married name was Welch.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageDorothy Uthe married Lawrence Welsh.
Birthcirca 1922Dorothy Uthe was born circa 1922 at Iowa.
She was the daughter of Frank Henry Uthe Sr. and Martha Elsner.
Deathbefore May 2008Dorothy Uthe died before May 2008.
Census DateLocationDescription
1 January 1925Harrison, Boone, IowaDorothy Uthe appeared on the census of 1 January 1925 in the household of Frank Henry Uthe Sr. at Harrison, Boone, Iowa.
7 April 1930Harrison, Boone, IowaDorothy Uthe was listed as a daughter in Frank Henry Uthe Sr.'s household on the 1930 Census at Harrison, Boone, Iowa.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED26. Dwelling 31.

Frank C. Hentrich

M, b. 18 January 1875, d. 26 November 1932
Father*Joseph Hentrich b. 22 Nov 1834, d. 27 Oct 1916
Mother*Margaret Stanover b. Sep 1851, d. 1937
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationFrank C. Hentrich was also known as Hendrichs.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth18 January 1875Frank C. Hentrich was born on 18 January 1875 at Wisconsin also reported as Iowa and Jan 1877.
He was the son of Joseph Hentrich and Margaret Stanover.
Marriagecirca 1904Frank C. Hentrich married Cecelia Droessler, daughter of Joseph Droessler and Caroline Wiederholt, circa 1904.
Death26 November 1932Frank C. Hentrich died on 26 November 1932 at Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin, at age 57 Frank Hendrichs obituary.
Dubuque Telegraph Herald November 29, 1932 - Frank Hendrichs obituary
Burialafter 26 November 1932He was buried after 26 November 1932 at Holy Ghost Cemetery, Dickeyville, Grant, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocationDescription
1880Paris, Grant, WisconsinFrank C. Hentrich was listed as a son in Joseph Hentrich's household on the 1880 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.1
1900Paris, Grant, WisconsinFrank C. Hentrich was listed as a son in Joseph Hentrich's household on the 1900 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.2
1910Paris, Grant, WisconsinFrank C. Hentrich was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.3
7 February 1920Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinHe was listed as a brother-in-law in Joseph John Droessler's household on the 1920 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; living next door to Henry Droessler.4
1930Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinFrank C. Hentrich was listed as a roomer (actually father-in-law) in Henry J. Uthe's household on the 1930 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin.5

Children of Frank C. Hentrich and Cecelia Droessler

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Paris, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: 1427; Family History Film: 1255427; Page: 281D; Enumeration District: 120; .
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Paris, Grant, Wisconsin; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 47.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Paris, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1711; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 0039; Image: 359; FHL Number: 1375724.
  4. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1920; Census Place: Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_1988; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 106; Image: 41.
  5. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: 2574; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 22; Image: 334.0.

Cecelia Droessler

F, b. 29 March 1880, d. 20 February 1916
Father*Joseph Droessler b. 11 Apr 1852, d. 5 Mar 1919
Mother*Caroline Wiederholt b. 13 Nov 1855, d. 1 Dec 1896
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationCecelia Droessler was also known as Dressler.
Name VariationCecelia Droessler was also known as Sylvia.
Name VariationCecelia Droessler was also known as Cila.
Name VariationCecelia Droessler was also known as Celia.
Married Namecirca 1904As of circa 1904,her married name was Hentrich.
Married Namecirca 1904As of circa 1904,her married name was Hendrichs.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth29 March 1880Cecelia Droessler was born on 29 March 1880 at Wisconsin also reported as Feb 1880 and Mar 1881.
She was the daughter of Joseph Droessler and Caroline Wiederholt.
Marriagecirca 1904Cecelia Droessler married Frank C. Hentrich, son of Joseph Hentrich and Margaret Stanover, circa 1904.
Death20 February 1916Cecelia Droessler died on 20 February 1916 at age 35.
Burialafter 20 February 1916She was buried after 20 February 1916 at Holy Ghost Cemetery, Dickeyville, Grant, Wisconsin.
Census DateLocationDescription
June 1880Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinCecelia Droessler was listed as a daughter in Joseph Droessler's household on the 1880 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; surname listed as Drysler or Dressler.1
1900Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinCecelia Droessler was listed as a daughter in Joseph Droessler's household on the 1900 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; surname listed as Drossler.2
1910Paris, Grant, WisconsinCecelia Droessler was listed as wife in Frank C. Hentrich's household on the 1910 Census at Paris, Grant, Wisconsin.3
  • Cecelia Droessler had 3 with 2 living in 1910 children.

Children of Cecelia Droessler and Frank C. Hentrich

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: 1427; Family History Film: 1255427; Page: 163D; Enumeration District: 110; .
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: 1790; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 0037; FHL microfilm: 1241790.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1910; Census Place: Paris, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1711; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 0039; Image: 359; FHL Number: 1375724.

Madeline Brandt

F, b. 1901, d. 1975
Father*Christian Brandt b. 10 Jan 1863, d. Oct 1945
Mother*Mary S. Winchel b. 24 Oct 1870, d. 28 May 1943
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMadeline Brandt was also known as Brant.
Married Namecirca 1921As of circa 1921,her married name was Bertjens.
Married Name1946As of 1946,her married name was Gregory.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1901Madeline Brandt was born in 1901 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Christian Brandt and Mary S. Winchel.
Marriagecirca 1921Madeline Brandt married Frank Bertjens circa 1921.
Marriage1946Madeline Brandt married Harold Gregory in 1946.
Burial1975Madeline Brandt was buried in 1975 at Immaculate Conception Church Cemetery, Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin.
Death1975She died in 1975.
Census DateLocationDescription
5 April 1930Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinMadeline Brandt was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin.1
  • Madeline Brandt witnessed the death of Mary S. Winchel on 28 May 1943 at Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin; Mrs Chris Brandt (Mary Winchel) obituary.

Children of Madeline Brandt and Frank Bertjens

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: 2574; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 22; Image: 335.0.

Frank Bertjens

M, b. 1892, d. 1927
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1892Frank Bertjens was born in 1892 at Wisconsin.
Marriagecirca 1921He married Madeline Brandt, daughter of Christian Brandt and Mary S. Winchel, circa 1921.
Burial1927Frank Bertjens was buried in 1927 at Immaculate Conception Church Cemetery, Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin.
Death1927He died in 1927.

Children of Frank Bertjens and Madeline Brandt

Marie C. Bertjens

F, b. circa 1922, d. 14 October 2007
Father*Frank Bertjens b. 1892, d. 1927
Mother*Madeline Brandt b. 1901, d. 1975
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMarie C. Bertjens was also known as Marie G.
Married Name29 July 1941As of 29 July 1941,her married name was Johnston.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1922Marie C. Bertjens was born circa 1922 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Frank Bertjens and Madeline Brandt.
Marriage29 July 1941Marie C. Bertjens married Kenneth W. Johnston on 29 July 1941 at Dubuque, Iowa, Marie Bertjens and Kenneth Johnston marriage announcement.
Dubuque Telegraph Herald July 31, 1941 - Marie Bertjens and Kenneth Johnston marriage announcement
Death14 October 2007Marie C. Bertjens died on 14 October 2007 Marie C. Johnston, of 2403 Rhomberg Ave., died Sunday, Oct. 14, 2007, at home surrounded by her family. Services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, with the Rev. Robert Gross officiating. Burial will be in Mount Calvary Cemetery. Friends may call from 3 to 8 p.m. today at Hoffmann-Schneider Funeral Home, 1640 Main St., where there will be a wake service at 7:30 p.m. Mrs. Johnston was employed by the former Dubuque Packing Co. for 30 years, retiring in 1982. She was born in Kieler, Wis., daughter of Frank and Madeline (Brandt) Bertjens. She attended Immaculate Conception Elementary School, in Kieler. She married Kenneth W. Johnston on July 29, 1941, at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Dubuque; he preceded her in death on Sept. 21, 1974. Marie was a member of Holy Trinity Parish. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Surviving are two daughters, Shelia Urban and Sharon (Jim) Jones, both of Dubuque; two sons, Richard (Sharon) Johnston, of Dubuque, and Ronnie (Linda) Johnston, of Long Grove, Iowa; her grandchildren, Kim Donnan, Elizabeth Weekley, Gary Urban, Jim Urban, Clark Urban, Julie Fry, Tara Ralph, Ricky Johnston and Cody Johnston; 19 great-grandchildren; a sister, Elda Uthe, of Dubuque; and a brother, Merlin (Lillian) Bertjens, of Kieler, Wis. She also was preceded in death by her parents. In lieu of flowers a Marie Johnston Memorial Fund has been established. A special thank-you to Dr. Lawrence Kukla, Dr. Luke Dolan and the staff of Hospice of Dubuque for their loving care of mom.
Census DateLocationDescription
5 April 1930Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinMarie C. Bertjens was listed as a daughter in Madeline Brandt's household on the 1930 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: 2574; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 22; Image: 335.0.

Merlin M. Bertjens

M, b. 30 June 1926, d. 27 December 2008
Father*Frank Bertjens b. 1892, d. 1927
Mother*Madeline Brandt b. 1901, d. 1975
Life EventDateDescription
Birth30 June 1926Merlin M. Bertjens was born on 30 June 1926 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Frank Bertjens and Madeline Brandt.
Marriage25 August 1951Merlin M. Bertjens married Lillian M. Seippel, daughter of Theodore Seippel and Flora Fullman, on 25 August 1951.
Death27 December 2008Merlin M. Bertjens died on 27 December 2008 at age 82 On Saturday, Dec., 27, 2008, the Lord called his faithful son, Merlin M. "Perky" Bertjens, to join Him in Heaven. Merlin, age 82 of Kieler, died after an 18 month battle with cancer. Merlin was born June 30, 1926, to Frank and Madeline (Brant) Bertjens. He was the youngest of three children. After serving in the United States Navy at the end of World War II, he wed Lillian "Lynn" Seippel of Beetown on Aug. 25, 1951, in Dubuque, Iowa. Together, Merlin and Lillian raised six children on the family farm where he was born and raised. Merlin was a devout Catholic and lifetime member of the Immaculate Conception Parish in Kieler. Merlin was regarded as a superior diesel mechanic, retiring from Tschiggfrie Excavating in 1991. He also worked for International Harvester, the Kieler Garage, Goerdt Construction, and Guy's Truck and Tractor in his tenure. In addition, he maintained the tradition of farming dairy cattle and hogs. Merlin was a member of the American Legion Henry Pinch Post 104 of Cuba City, and he was proud to have served his country. In addition, he served as a volunteer firefighter for the Jamestown Fire Department for many years. Merlin and friends were instrumental in starting the Jamestown Fire Department. He was an avid outdoorsman and especially enjoyed hunting and fishing with his son, grandsons, and sons-in-law. Fishing vacations to northern Wisconsin were among his fondest memories. Merlin especially enjoyed coon hunting, both for pleasure and competition. His trophy room is a tribute to his success in breeding and training coon hounds. Merlin is survived by his dearly beloved wife of 57 years, Lillian; four daughters, Deborah C. (Daniel) Hoey of Cuba City, Diane (Nick) Loeffelholz of East Dubuque, Cindy (Ken) Aird of Kieler, Lisa (Brian) Wedig of Belmont; and son, Steven (Laura) Bertjens of Louisburg. Also surviving is one sister, Elda (Beezer) Uthe of Dubuque; 16 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; his sister, Marie Johnston; and daughter, Michelle Kaiser. Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 29, 2008, at IMMACULATE CONCEPTION CHURCH in Kieler with the Rev. Bernard Rott officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Friends may call from 2 p.m. until 7 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 28, 2008, at the IMMACULATE CONCEPTION PARISH CENTER in Kieler where the parish wake service will be held at 2 p.m. The Casey Funeral Home and Cremation Services will be in charge of arrangements.
Census DateLocationDescription
5 April 1930Jamestown, Grant, WisconsinMerlin M. Bertjens was listed as a son in Madeline Brandt's household on the 1930 Census at Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin.1

Child of Merlin M. Bertjens and Lillian M. Seippel

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Jamestown, Grant, Wisconsin; Roll: 2574; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 22; Image: 335.0.

John Baptiste Tibesar

M
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageJohn Baptiste Tibesar married Susan Corpstein.