Louis H. Marx

M, b. 3 November 1870, d. 27 August 1952
Father*Johann Werner Marx b. 8 May 1820, d. 3 May 1900
Mother*Agnes Lenzen b. 15 Jun 1832, d. 31 Jan 1910

Child of Louis H. Marx and Christina Hochstein

Christina Hochstein

F, b. 9 August 1869, d. 26 January 1951
Father*Frank Hochstein b. 22 Dec 1839, d. 19 Oct 1927
Mother*Josephine Pinkelman b. 9 Sep 1838, d. 12 Feb 1914
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationChristina Hochstein was also known as Christine.
Married NameHer married name was Marx.
Census DateLocation
19 June 1880Precinct 2, Cedar, NebraskaChristina Hochstein was listed as a daughter in Frank Hochstein's household on the 1880 Census at Precinct 2, Cedar, Nebraska; living next door to Joseph Hochstein.1

Child of Christina Hochstein and Louis H. Marx

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0744 Page Number 306C.

Johann Werner Marx

M, b. 8 May 1820, d. 3 May 1900
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJohann Werner Marx was also known as Werner.
  • Johann Werner Marx married Agnes Lenzen.
  • Johann Werner Marx was born on 8 May 1820 at Germany.
  • He died on 3 May 1900 at Nebraska at age 79.

Child of Johann Werner Marx and Agnes Lenzen

Agnes Lenzen

F, b. 15 June 1832, d. 31 January 1910
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Marx.
  • Agnes Lenzen married Johann Werner Marx.
  • Agnes Lenzen was born on 15 June 1832 at Germany.
  • She died on 31 January 1910 at Nebraska at age 77.

Child of Agnes Lenzen and Johann Werner Marx

John Carl Eckmann

M, b. 4 February 1900, d. 13 June 1982
Father*Peter Eckmann Sr. b. Oct 1856, d. 1925
Mother*Maria Weick b. Apr 1856, d. 1930
  • John Carl Eckmann was born on 4 February 1900 at Nebraska.
  • He was the son of Peter Eckmann Sr. and Maria Weick.
  • John Carl Eckmann married Mary Margaret Heick, daughter of Joachim F. Heick and Eliza M. (?), on 28 January 1933.
  • John Carl Eckmann died on 13 June 1982 at age 82 Funeral services for John Eckmann, Sr., were held on Wednesday, June 16th at 2:00 p.m. in St. Mark's Lutheran Church. John passed away on Sunday, June 13th at 82 years of age. The Rev. Lloyd Anderson, pastor of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church officiated at the final rites. Burial was made in the Bloomfield Cemetery with Scott Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements. Casket bearers were Ernest Eckmann, Gilbert Eckmann, Elton Eckmann, Raymond Eckmann, harlan Halverson and Norman Thompson. Obituary John Carl Eckmann, Sr., was born on February 4, 1900 near West Point, Nebraska to Peter and Maria (Weick) Eckmann, Sr. He was confirmed on May 16, 1913 at St. Mark's Lutheran Church, Bloomfield. In 1906, his father moved from the West Point area to a farm in the Lindy Community, where John grew to manhood, helping on the family farm. He attended the rural schools in that area. On January 28, 1933, he was married to Mary margaret Heick.. To this union six children were born, Alta Mae (Mrs. Wm. D.) Cook, Sr., deceased; John, Jr., mary (died in infancy), Phyllis (Mrs. Ronald) Kleinschmit, Carl (died in infancy) and David. John lived on the farm he purchased from his father until 1943, when he purchased a farm near Bloomfield. He sold his farm at Bloomfield and returned to his father's farm in 1952, with his family. He retired from farming in 1956. He was stricken with multiple sclorosis and was unable to farm. In 1968, he purchased the Ray Braunsroth farm and sold his farms in 1977. In 1979, John and Mary purchased a house in Crofton, where they made their home. In July, 1981, he underwent surgery for cancer. After treatment, John returned to his home in Crofton and in October, John fell in his house and broke his ankle. He was taken to Sacred Heart Hospital, where he was treated and from there was transfered to the Good Samaritan Center, where he and his wife, mary, made their home until his deaht on June 13, 1982 at the age of 82 years, 4 months and 9 days. Surviving John are his wife, Mary; 1 daughter, Mrs. Ronald (Phyllis) Kleinschmit, Crofton; 2 sons, John, Jr., Bloomfield and David, Lincoln; one brother, Peter, Jr., of Bloomfield; 11 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; 2 sons-in-law; 1 daughter-in-law; and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, 4 brothers, 4 sisters, 2 daughters, 1 son and 1 granddaughter.
Census DateLocation
12 June 1900Cleveland, Cuming, NebraskaJohn Carl Eckmann was listed as a son in Peter Eckmann Sr.'s household on the 1900 Census at Cleveland, Cuming, Nebraska.1

Children of John Carl Eckmann and Mary Margaret Heick

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED58. Dwelling 102.

Mary Margaret Heick

F, b. 20 December 1905, d. November 1985
Father*Joachim F. Heick b. c 1865, d. a Apr 1930
Mother*Eliza M. (?) b. c 1866, d. a Apr 1930
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name28 January 1933As of 28 January 1933,her married name was Eckmann.
Census DateLocation
17 April 1930Morton, Knox, NebraskaMary Margaret Heick was listed as a daughter in Joachim F. Heick's household on the 1930 Census at Morton, Knox, Nebraska.1

Children of Mary Margaret Heick and John Carl Eckmann

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Morton, Knox, Nebraska; Roll: 1284; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 1; Image: 786.0.

Alta Mae Eckmann

F, b. 15 May 1933, d. 3 June 1981
Father*John Carl Eckmann b. 4 Feb 1900, d. 13 Jun 1982
Mother*Mary Margaret Heick b. 20 Dec 1905, d. Nov 1985
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name31 July 1955As of 31 July 1955,her married name was Cook.
  • Alta Mae Eckmann was born on 15 May 1933.
  • She was the daughter of John Carl Eckmann and Mary Margaret Heick.
  • Alta Mae Eckmann died on 3 June 1981 at age 48 Services for Alta Mae Cook, 48, Bloomfield, will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at St. Mark's Lutheran Church with burial in the Bloomfield Cemetery. Visitation will be 2-9 p.m. Friday at Scott Funeral Home. She was born May 15, 1933, at Bloomfield, the daughter of John and Mary (Heick) Eckmann Sr., and died Wednesday at an Omaha hospital after an illness. On July 31, 1955, she married William D. Cook Sr., at Bloomfield. Surviving are her husband; two sons, William D. Jr. of Bloomfield and Mark of Denver; one daughter, Mary Cook of Bloomfield; two grandchildren; her parents from Crofton; two brothers, John Jr. of Bloomfield and David of Lincoln; one sister, Mrs. Ronald (Phyllis) Kleinschmit of Crofton. She was preceded in death by one brother and one sister.

Mary Eckmann

F, d. before 1981
Father*John Carl Eckmann b. 4 Feb 1900, d. 13 Jun 1982
Mother*Mary Margaret Heick b. 20 Dec 1905, d. Nov 1985

Carl Eckmann

M, d. before 1981
Father*John Carl Eckmann b. 4 Feb 1900, d. 13 Jun 1982
Mother*Mary Margaret Heick b. 20 Dec 1905, d. Nov 1985

Peter Eckmann Sr.

M, b. October 1856, d. 1925
  • Peter Eckmann Sr. was born in October 1856 at Germany.
  • He married Maria Weick circa 1876.
  • Peter Eckmann Sr. died in 1925.
Census DateLocation
12 June 1900Cleveland, Cuming, NebraskaPeter Eckmann Sr. was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Cleveland, Cuming, Nebraska.1
     Peter Eckmann Sr. and Maria Weick immigrated in 1883.

Children of Peter Eckmann Sr. and Maria Weick

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED58. Dwelling 102.

Maria Weick

F, b. April 1856, d. 1930
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMaria Weick was also known as Mary.
Married Namecirca 1876As of circa 1876,her married name was Eckmann.
  • Maria Weick was born in April 1856 at Germany.
  • She married Peter Eckmann Sr. circa 1876.
  • Maria Weick died in 1930.
Census DateLocation
12 June 1900Cleveland, Cuming, NebraskaMaria Weick was listed as wife in Peter Eckmann Sr.'s household on the 1900 Census at Cleveland, Cuming, Nebraska.1
     Maria Weick and Peter Eckmann Sr. immigrated in 1883. Maria Weick had 10 with 10 living in 1900 children.

Children of Maria Weick and Peter Eckmann Sr.

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED58. Dwelling 102.

Peter Eckmann Jr.

M, b. 30 April 1894, d. 7 July 1990
Father*Peter Eckmann Sr. b. Oct 1856, d. 1925
Mother*Maria Weick b. Apr 1856, d. 1930
  • Peter Eckmann Jr. was born on 30 April 1894 at Nebraska.
  • He was the son of Peter Eckmann Sr. and Maria Weick.
  • Peter Eckmann Jr. died on 7 July 1990 at age 96.
Census DateLocation
12 June 1900Cleveland, Cuming, NebraskaPeter Eckmann Jr. was listed as a son in Peter Eckmann Sr.'s household on the 1900 Census at Cleveland, Cuming, Nebraska.1
     On 5 June 1917 at World War I Draft Registration, Knox, Nebraska.

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED58. Dwelling 102.

Lena Eckmann

F, b. August 1881, d. before 1982
Father*Peter Eckmann Sr. b. Oct 1856, d. 1925
Mother*Maria Weick b. Apr 1856, d. 1930
Census DateLocation
12 June 1900Cleveland, Cuming, NebraskaLena Eckmann was listed as a daughter in Peter Eckmann Sr.'s household on the 1900 Census at Cleveland, Cuming, Nebraska.1
     Lena Eckmann immigrated with Peter Eckmann Sr. and Maria Weick in 1883.

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED58. Dwelling 102.

Claus Eckmann

M, b. 11 August 1883, d. 1936
Father*Peter Eckmann Sr. b. Oct 1856, d. 1925
Mother*Maria Weick b. Apr 1856, d. 1930
  • Claus Eckmann was born on 11 August 1883 at Nebraska also reported as 1882.
  • He was the son of Peter Eckmann Sr. and Maria Weick.
  • Claus Eckmann married Anna (?) before September 1918.
  • Claus Eckmann died in 1936.
Census DateLocation
12 June 1900Cleveland, Cuming, NebraskaClaus Eckmann was listed as a son in Peter Eckmann Sr.'s household on the 1900 Census at Cleveland, Cuming, Nebraska.1
     On 12 September 1918 at World War I Draft Registration, Knox, Nebraska.

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED58. Dwelling 102.

Vena Eckmann

F, b. December 1885, d. before 1982
Father*Peter Eckmann Sr. b. Oct 1856, d. 1925
Mother*Maria Weick b. Apr 1856, d. 1930
Census DateLocation
12 June 1900Cleveland, Cuming, NebraskaVena Eckmann was listed as a daughter in Peter Eckmann Sr.'s household on the 1900 Census at Cleveland, Cuming, Nebraska.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED58. Dwelling 102.

George Eckmann

M, b. 25 December 1887, d. November 1963
Father*Peter Eckmann Sr. b. Oct 1856, d. 1925
Mother*Maria Weick b. Apr 1856, d. 1930
  • George Eckmann was born on 25 December 1887 at Nebraska also reported as 25 Dec 1888.
  • He was the son of Peter Eckmann Sr. and Maria Weick.
  • George Eckmann died in November 1963 at age 75.
Census DateLocation
12 June 1900Cleveland, Cuming, NebraskaGeorge Eckmann was listed as a son in Peter Eckmann Sr.'s household on the 1900 Census at Cleveland, Cuming, Nebraska.1
     On 5 June 1917 at World War I Draft Registration, Knox, Nebraska.

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED58. Dwelling 102.

Hans Eckmann

M, b. 3 August 1889, d. 26 June 1972
Father*Peter Eckmann Sr. b. Oct 1856, d. 1925
Mother*Maria Weick b. Apr 1856, d. 1930
  • Hans Eckmann was born on 3 August 1889 at Nebraska also reported as 3 Aug 1890.
  • He was the son of Peter Eckmann Sr. and Maria Weick.
  • Hans Eckmann died on 26 June 1972 at age 82.
Census DateLocation
12 June 1900Cleveland, Cuming, NebraskaHans Eckmann was listed as a son in Peter Eckmann Sr.'s household on the 1900 Census at Cleveland, Cuming, Nebraska.1
     On 5 June 1917 at World War I Draft Registration, Knox, Nebraska.

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED58. Dwelling 102.

Mary Eckmann

F, b. March 1892, d. before 1982
Father*Peter Eckmann Sr. b. Oct 1856, d. 1925
Mother*Maria Weick b. Apr 1856, d. 1930
Census DateLocation
12 June 1900Cleveland, Cuming, NebraskaMary Eckmann was listed as a daughter in Peter Eckmann Sr.'s household on the 1900 Census at Cleveland, Cuming, Nebraska.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED58. Dwelling 102.

Henry Eckmann

M, b. 20 November 1897, d. May 1974
Father*Peter Eckmann Sr. b. Oct 1856, d. 1925
Mother*Maria Weick b. Apr 1856, d. 1930
  • Henry Eckmann was born on 20 November 1897 at Nebraska also reported as 20 Nov 1898.
  • He was the son of Peter Eckmann Sr. and Maria Weick.
  • Henry Eckmann married Elsie Clausen on 5 April 1922.
  • Henry Eckmann died in May 1974 at age 76.
Census DateLocation
12 June 1900Cleveland, Cuming, NebraskaHenry Eckmann was listed as a son in Peter Eckmann Sr.'s household on the 1900 Census at Cleveland, Cuming, Nebraska.1
15 May 1930Peoria, Knox, NebraskaHenry Eckmann was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Peoria, Knox, Nebraska.2
     On 12 September 1918 at World War I Draft Registration, Knox, Nebraska.

Children of Henry Eckmann and Elsie Clausen

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED58. Dwelling 102.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Peoria, Knox, Nebraska; Roll: 1284; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 26; Image: 1072.0.

(?) Eckmann

F, b. before 1881, d. before 1982
Father*Peter Eckmann Sr. b. Oct 1856, d. 1925
Mother*Maria Weick b. Apr 1856, d. 1930
     (?) Eckmann immigrated with Peter Eckmann Sr. and Maria Weick in 1883.

Anna (?)

F, b. 1878, d. 1961
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAnna (?) was also known as Annie (?).
Married Namebefore September 1918As of before September 1918,her married name was Eckmann.

Louis Kusel

M, b. circa 1910, d. 12 December 1978

Children of Louis Kusel and Clara A. Brummer

Clara A. Brummer

F, b. 12 January 1912, d. 1 March 2005
Father*John Brummer b. c 1872
Mother*Adeline Lubbers b. c 1875
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name30 April 1934As of 30 April 1934,her married name was Kusel.
  • Clara A. Brummer was born on 12 January 1912 at Iowa.
  • She was the daughter of John Brummer and Adeline Lubbers.
  • Clara A. Brummer married Louis Kusel on 30 April 1934.
  • Clara A. Brummer died on 1 March 2005 at age 93 Clara A. Kusel, 93, of Hartington, died Tuesday, March 1, 2005, at the Avera Sacred Heart Hospital in Yankton.
    Mass of Christian Burial will be Saturday, March 5, 2005, at 2:00 p.m. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Hartington with Monsignor Cyril Werner officiating. Burial will be in St. Andrew's Cemetery in Bloomfield, Nebraska. Visitation will be Friday, March 4, 2005, from 1:00-8:00 p.m. with a rosary at 2:00 p.m. and a vigil service at 7:30 p.m. all at the Wintz Funeral Home in Hartington. Pallbearers are Jim Kusel, Dean Kusel, Larry Kusel, Craig Kusel, Jarae Smith, Bradley Kusel, Shawn Peck, Rick Buschelman and Diane Buschelman. Clara was born on January 12, 1912, at Dunlop, Iowa to John and Adeline (Lubbers) Brummer. Her family moved to a farm near Crofton when she was a young girl and she attended school at District 130. She married Louis Kusel on April 30, 1934, at Crofton. They farmed in the Bloomfield and Crofton area until 1957 when they moved to a farm south of Pleasant Valley. In 1960, they moved to a farm west of Hartington. Louis died on December 12, 1978, at the age of 68. She was a resident of Beverly Health Care since December of 2003. Clara loved to play cards, bingo, and drive her friends to the Senior Citizens Center. She raised chickens and sold eggs. She collected tooth pick holders. Most of all, she loved to be with her family. She was a member of the Holy Trinity Catholic Church and Guild, Christian Mothers, Ministry of Praise, Perpetual Adoration, Rose Hill Club and the Solitaires. She is survived by four children and their spouses, Norma Jean and Richard Buschelman, Bellevue, Nebraska; Bradley and Nancy Kusel, Hartington; Wylie "Jim" and Eileen Kusel, Hartington; Hank and Ruth Kusel, Riverton, Wyoming; 11 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and a sister-in-law, Frances Brummer, Mapleton, Iowa. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; son, Larry Kusel; seven brothers; and a sister.

Children of Clara A. Brummer and Louis Kusel

John Brummer

M, b. circa 1872
  • John Brummer married Adeline Lubbers.
  • John Brummer was born circa 1872 at Germany.

Child of John Brummer and Adeline Lubbers

Adeline Lubbers

F, b. circa 1875
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Brummer.
  • Adeline Lubbers married John Brummer.
  • Adeline Lubbers was born circa 1875 at Iowa.

Child of Adeline Lubbers and John Brummer

Larry Kusel

M, d. before March 2005
Father*Louis Kusel b. c 1910, d. 12 Dec 1978
Mother*Clara A. Brummer b. 12 Jan 1912, d. 1 Mar 2005

William Rafferty

M, b. circa 1810, d. 2 May 1873
  • William Rafferty married Alice (?).
  • William Rafferty was born circa 1810 at Ireland.
  • He died on 2 May 1873.

Children of William Rafferty and Alice (?)

Alice (?)

F, b. circa 1821, d. 29 December 1891
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Rafferty.
  • Alice (?) married William Rafferty.
  • Alice (?) was born circa 1821 at Ireland.
  • She died on 29 December 1891.

Children of Alice (?) and William Rafferty

Michael Rafferty

M, b. circa 1844
Father*William Rafferty b. c 1810, d. 2 May 1873
Mother*Alice (?) b. c 1821, d. 29 Dec 1891

Susana Rafferty

F, b. circa 1846
Father*William Rafferty b. c 1810, d. 2 May 1873
Mother*Alice (?) b. c 1821, d. 29 Dec 1891