William Rains

M, b. circa 1854
Father*George Rains b. c 1812
Mother*Jane Sharp b. c 1816
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1854William Rains was born circa 1854 at Missouri.
He was the son of George Rains and Jane Sharp.
Census DateLocationDescription
26 July 1860Pleasant Gap, Bates, MissouriWilliam Rains was listed in George Rains's household on the 1860 Census at Pleasant Gap, Bates, Missouri.1

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 117. Dwelling 809.

Critendon Rains

M, b. circa 1856
Father*George Rains b. c 1812
Mother*Jane Sharp b. c 1816
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1856Critendon Rains was born circa 1856 at Missouri.
He was the son of George Rains and Jane Sharp.
Census DateLocationDescription
26 July 1860Pleasant Gap, Bates, MissouriCritendon Rains was listed in George Rains's household on the 1860 Census at Pleasant Gap, Bates, Missouri.1

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 117. Dwelling 809.

Mary J. Rains

F, b. circa 1857
Father*George Rains b. c 1812
Mother*Jane Sharp b. c 1816
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1857Mary J. Rains was born circa 1857 at Missouri.
She was the daughter of George Rains and Jane Sharp.
Census DateLocationDescription
26 July 1860Pleasant Gap, Bates, MissouriMary J. Rains was listed in George Rains's household on the 1860 Census at Pleasant Gap, Bates, Missouri.1

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 117. Dwelling 809.

Emily T. Rains

F, b. circa January 1860
Father*George Rains b. c 1812
Mother*Jane Sharp b. c 1816
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca January 1860Emily T. Rains was born circa January 1860 at Missouri.
She was the daughter of George Rains and Jane Sharp.
Census DateLocationDescription
26 July 1860Pleasant Gap, Bates, MissouriEmily T. Rains was listed in George Rains's household on the 1860 Census at Pleasant Gap, Bates, Missouri.1

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 117. Dwelling 809.

Josiah P. Hoagland

M, b. circa 1863
Father*O. L. Hoagland b. c 1817
Mother*Sarah J. Sherer b. 17 Mar 1836, d. 22 Jul 1903
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1863Josiah P. Hoagland was born circa 1863 at Iowa.
He was the son of O. L. Hoagland and Sarah J. Sherer.
Census DateLocationDescription
27 August 1870Montrose, Lee, IowaJosiah P. Hoagland was listed in O. L. Hoagland's household on the 1870 Census at Montrose, Lee, Iowa.1

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 281.

Mary Broadwell

F, b. circa 1835
Father*(?) Broadwell d. b 1880
Mother*Des (?) b. c 1806, d. a 1880
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore 1880As of before 1880,her married name was Hoagland.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1835Mary Broadwell was born circa 1835 at Illinois.
She was the daughter of (?) Broadwell and Des (?).
Marriagebefore 1880Mary Broadwell married O. L. Hoagland before 1880.

Des (?)

F, b. circa 1806, d. after 1880
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Broadwell.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageDes (?) married (?) Broadwell.
Birthcirca 1806Des (?) was born circa 1806 at Indiana.
Deathafter 1880She died after 1880.

Child of Des (?) and (?) Broadwell

(?) Broadwell

M, d. before 1880
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage(?) Broadwell married Des (?).
Deathbefore 1880(?) Broadwell died before 1880.

Child of (?) Broadwell and Des (?)

Richard G. Smart

M, b. 13 May 1921, d. 25 March 2005
Father*Donald G. Smart
Mother*Hazel Meeteer
Life EventDateDescription
Birth13 May 1921Richard G. Smart was born on 13 May 1921.
He was the son of Donald G. Smart and Hazel Meeteer.
Death25 March 2005Richard G. Smart died on 25 March 2005 at age 83 Richard G. Smart, 83, of 1014 Kings Way, town of Rome, Adams County, died Friday, March 25, 2005, at his home.

Private family services will be held Wednesday at Ritchay Funeral Home in Wisconsin Rapids. Public visitation will be held from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Wednesday at Ritchay Funeral Home. Burial will take place in Forest Hill Cemetery in Wisconsin Rapids.

Richard was born May 13, 1921, in Wisconsin Rapids to Donald and Hazel (Meeteer) Smart. He married Nathalie Lester on Jan. 17, 1948, in Wisconsin Rapids.

Richard worked for Wood County Telephone Company for many years; then operated R.G. Smart & Associates Professional Engineers in Wisconsin Rapids; then established and operated SCA Cable Company in the town of Rome until his death.

Richard served in the U.S. Army during World War II, serving in North Africa and Italy. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge 128 F & AM of Wisconsin Rapids and was a former member of the Kiwanis Lodge.

Survivors include his wife, Nathalie; five children, Donn Smart of Waupaca, Peter (Donna) Smart of Wisconsin Rapids, James (Barbara) Smart of Chippewa Falls, Sara Smart of Nokomis, Fla., and Susan Smart of Nokomis, Fla; one grandson, David Smart of Chippewa Falls; and one sister, Nancy Edgley of Au Train, Mich.

Richard was preceded in death by his parents.

Ritchay Funeral Home in Wisconsin Rapids is handling all arrangements.

Memorials can be designated to the Opportunity Development Center (ODC).

Donald G. Smart

M
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationDonald G. Smart was also known as D. G.
Life EventDateDescription
DeathDonald G. Smart died.
MarriageHe married Hazel Meeteer.

Child of Donald G. Smart and Hazel Meeteer

Hazel Meeteer

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Smart.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageHazel Meeteer married Donald G. Smart.
DeathHazel Meeteer died.

Child of Hazel Meeteer and Donald G. Smart

Arthur R. Lorch

M, b. 1912
Father*Charles Henry Lorch b. 25 Nov 1873, d. 7 Mar 1914
Mother*Alma Edith Diehl b. 1 Apr 1879, d. a Apr 1930
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1912Arthur R. Lorch was born in 1912 at Iowa.
He was the son of Charles Henry Lorch and Alma Edith Diehl.
Census DateLocationDescription
15 April 1930Hartley, O'Brien, IowaArthur R. Lorch was listed as a son in Alma Edith Diehl's household on the 1930 Census at Hartley, O'Brien, Iowa.1
  • On 6 March 1943 at U.S. World War II Army Enlistment, Camp Dodge Herrold, Iowa, Name: Arthur R Lorch Birth Year: 1912 Race: White, citizen (White) Nativity State or Country: Iowa State: Iowa County or City: Dickinson Enlistment Date: 6 Mar 1943 Enlistment State: Iowa Enlistment City: Camp Dodge Herrold Branch: No branch assignment Branch Code: No branch assignment Grade: Private Grade Code: Private Term of Enlistment: Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law Component: Selectees (Enlisted Men) Source: Civil Life Education: 4 years of college Civil Occupation: Airplane Engine Mechanic or Film Editor, Motion Picture (Motion picture cutter. ) or Public Relations Man or Playwright (Motion picture writer.) or Reporter Marital Status: Married Height: 22 Weight: 128.

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED17. Dwelling 340.

Nellie G. Mustapha

F, b. circa 1883
Father*Adolph Mustapha d. b 1925
Mother*Nancy Hulse b. c 1859, d. a 1925
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore 1919As of before 1919,her married name was Lorch.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1883Nellie G. Mustapha was born circa 1883 at Iowa.
She was the daughter of Adolph Mustapha and Nancy Hulse.
Marriagebefore 1919Nellie G. Mustapha married Walter Lorch, son of Philip Lorch and Barbara Wiedenhammer, before 1919.

Child of Nellie G. Mustapha and Walter Lorch

Adolph Mustapha

M, d. before 1925
Life EventDateDescription
BirthAdolph Mustapha was born at Illinois.
MarriageHe married Nancy Hulse.
Deathbefore 1925Adolph Mustapha died before 1925.

Child of Adolph Mustapha and Nancy Hulse

Nancy Hulse

F, b. circa 1859, d. after 1925
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Mustapha.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageNancy Hulse married Adolph Mustapha.
Birthcirca 1859Nancy Hulse was born circa 1859 at Illinois.
Deathafter 1925She died after 1925.

Child of Nancy Hulse and Adolph Mustapha

Lorene E. Lorch

F, b. circa 1919
Father*Walter Lorch b. c 1879
Mother*Nellie G. Mustapha b. c 1883
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1919Lorene E. Lorch was born circa 1919 at Iowa.
She was the daughter of Walter Lorch and Nellie G. Mustapha.

Susie E. Dopp

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore 1924As of before 1924,her married name was Lorch.
Life EventDateDescription
Marriagebefore 1924Susie E. Dopp married Conrad Adolph Lorch, son of Philip Lorch and Barbara Wiedenhammer, before 1924.

Otto H. Lorch

M, b. circa 1912
Father*Theodore E. Lorch b. c 1876
Mother*Christina Mohr b. c 1881
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1912Otto H. Lorch was born circa 1912.
He was the son of Theodore E. Lorch and Christina Mohr.

Lucile B. Lorch

F, b. circa 1914
Father*Theodore E. Lorch b. c 1876
Mother*Christina Mohr b. c 1881
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLucile B. Lorch was also known as Lucille.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1914Lucile B. Lorch was born circa 1914.
She was the daughter of Theodore E. Lorch and Christina Mohr.

Clarence T. Lorch

M, b. circa 1916
Father*Theodore E. Lorch b. c 1876
Mother*Christina Mohr b. c 1881
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1916Clarence T. Lorch was born circa 1916.
He was the son of Theodore E. Lorch and Christina Mohr.

Nickolaus Sprecher

M, b. May 1846, d. 29 December 1930
Father*George Sprecher b. c 1811, d. Oct 1861
Mother*Barbara Tarnutzer b. 22 Dec 1816, d. 24 Jan 1896
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationNickolaus Sprecher was also known as Nickalaus.
Life EventDateDescription
BirthMay 1846Nickolaus Sprecher was born in May 1846 at Switzerland also reported as Wisconsin.
He was the son of George Sprecher and Barbara Tarnutzer.
Marriagecirca 1869Nickolaus Sprecher married Albertina L. (?) circa 1869.
Death29 December 1930Nickolaus Sprecher died on 29 December 1930 at 84y at age 84.
Census DateLocationDescription
15 June 1900Honey Creek, Sauk, WisconsinNickolaus Sprecher was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Honey Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
  • Nickolaus Sprecher immigrated in 1848.

Children of Nickolaus Sprecher and Albertina L. (?)

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED137. Dwelling 91.

Albertina L. (?)

F, b. January 1852, d. 22 April 1918
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namecirca 1869As of circa 1869,her married name was Sprecher.
Life EventDateDescription
BirthJanuary 1852Albertina L. (?) was born in January 1852 at Prussia.
Marriagecirca 1869She married Nickolaus Sprecher, son of George Sprecher and Barbara Tarnutzer, circa 1869.
Death22 April 1918Albertina L. (?) died on 22 April 1918 at 66y at age 66.
Census DateLocationDescription
15 June 1900Honey Creek, Sauk, WisconsinAlbertina L. (?) was listed as wife in Nickolaus Sprecher's household on the 1900 Census at Honey Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
  • Albertina L. (?) immigrated in 1868.
  • She had 13 with 10 living in 1900 children.

Children of Albertina L. (?) and Nickolaus Sprecher

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED137. Dwelling 91.

Louisa Sprecher

F, b. April 1871
Father*Nickolaus Sprecher b. May 1846, d. 29 Dec 1930
Mother*Albertina L. (?) b. Jan 1852, d. 22 Apr 1918
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLouisa Sprecher was also known as Louise.
Life EventDateDescription
BirthApril 1871Louisa Sprecher was born in April 1871 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Nickolaus Sprecher and Albertina L. (?).
Census DateLocationDescription
15 June 1900Honey Creek, Sauk, WisconsinLouisa Sprecher was listed as a daughter in Nickolaus Sprecher's household on the 1900 Census at Honey Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED137. Dwelling 91.

George Fred Sprecher

M, b. June 1873
Father*Nickolaus Sprecher b. May 1846, d. 29 Dec 1930
Mother*Albertina L. (?) b. Jan 1852, d. 22 Apr 1918
Life EventDateDescription
BirthJune 1873George Fred Sprecher was born in June 1873 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Nickolaus Sprecher and Albertina L. (?).
Marriagebefore 1903George Fred Sprecher married Louise Ida Schultze before 1903.
Census DateLocationDescription
15 June 1900Honey Creek, Sauk, WisconsinGeorge Fred Sprecher was listed as a son in Nickolaus Sprecher's household on the 1900 Census at Honey Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Children of George Fred Sprecher and Louise Ida Schultze

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED137. Dwelling 91.

Herman Sprecher

M, b. circa 1878
Father*Nickolaus Sprecher b. May 1846, d. 29 Dec 1930
Mother*Albertina L. (?) b. Jan 1852, d. 22 Apr 1918
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1878Herman Sprecher was born circa 1878 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Nickolaus Sprecher and Albertina L. (?).

Emilia M. Sprecher

F, b. circa May 1880, d. 7 May 1959
Father*Nickolaus Sprecher b. May 1846, d. 29 Dec 1930
Mother*Albertina L. (?) b. Jan 1852, d. 22 Apr 1918
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Kranstauber.
Name VariationEmilia M. Sprecher was also known as Emilie.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageEmilia M. Sprecher married Paul William Kranstauber.
Birthcirca May 1880Emilia M. Sprecher was born circa May 1880 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Nickolaus Sprecher and Albertina L. (?).
Death7 May 1959Emilia M. Sprecher died on 7 May 1959 at Sauk, Wisconsin.
  • In September 1946 attended Sprecher Family reunion of descendants of George and Barbara (Tarnutzer) Sprecher.
    The Capital Times (Madison, Wisconsin) 06 Sep 1946 - Sprecher Family reunion of descendants of George and Barbara (Tarnutzer) Sprecher

Edward Samuel Sprecher

M, b. 29 November 1882, d. 15 December 1960
Father*Nickolaus Sprecher b. May 1846, d. 29 Dec 1930
Mother*Albertina L. (?) b. Jan 1852, d. 22 Apr 1918
Life EventDateDescription
Birth29 November 1882Edward Samuel Sprecher was born on 29 November 1882 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Nickolaus Sprecher and Albertina L. (?).
Marriagecirca 1907Edward Samuel Sprecher married Lydia (?) circa 1907.
Death15 December 1960Edward Samuel Sprecher died on 15 December 1960 at age 78.
Census DateLocationDescription
15 June 1900Honey Creek, Sauk, WisconsinEdward Samuel Sprecher was listed as a son in Nickolaus Sprecher's household on the 1900 Census at Honey Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
  • In September 1946 Sprecher Family reunion of descendants of George and Barbara (Tarnutzer) Sprecher.

Children of Edward Samuel Sprecher and Lydia (?)

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED137. Dwelling 91.

Henry Sprecher

M, b. April 1885
Father*Nickolaus Sprecher b. May 1846, d. 29 Dec 1930
Mother*Albertina L. (?) b. Jan 1852, d. 22 Apr 1918
Life EventDateDescription
BirthApril 1885Henry Sprecher was born in April 1885 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Nickolaus Sprecher and Albertina L. (?).
Census DateLocationDescription
15 June 1900Honey Creek, Sauk, WisconsinHenry Sprecher was listed as a son in Nickolaus Sprecher's household on the 1900 Census at Honey Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED137. Dwelling 91.

Sarah Sprecher

F, b. April 1885
Father*Nickolaus Sprecher b. May 1846, d. 29 Dec 1930
Mother*Albertina L. (?) b. Jan 1852, d. 22 Apr 1918
Life EventDateDescription
BirthApril 1885Sarah Sprecher was born in April 1885 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Nickolaus Sprecher and Albertina L. (?).
Census DateLocationDescription
15 June 1900Honey Creek, Sauk, WisconsinSarah Sprecher was listed as a daughter in Nickolaus Sprecher's household on the 1900 Census at Honey Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED137. Dwelling 91.

Walter C. Sprecher

M, b. 12 May 1887, d. 5 January 1964
Father*Nickolaus Sprecher b. May 1846, d. 29 Dec 1930
Mother*Albertina L. (?) b. Jan 1852, d. 22 Apr 1918
Life EventDateDescription
Birth12 May 1887Walter C. Sprecher was born on 12 May 1887 at Wisconsin also reported as May 1888.
He was the son of Nickolaus Sprecher and Albertina L. (?).
Marriagecirca 1912Walter C. Sprecher married Ella Schneller circa 1912.
Death5 January 1964Walter C. Sprecher died on 5 January 1964 at age 76.
Census DateLocationDescription
15 June 1900Honey Creek, Sauk, WisconsinWalter C. Sprecher was listed as a son in Nickolaus Sprecher's household on the 1900 Census at Honey Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin.1

Children of Walter C. Sprecher and Ella Schneller

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED137. Dwelling 91.