Eugene Kunkel

M, b. 1 November 1836, d. 1 May 1916
  • Eugene Kunkel married Josephene Weiderhold.
  • Eugene Kunkel was born on 1 November 1836.
  • He died on 1 May 1916 at age 79.
  • He was buried after 1 May 1916 at Immaculate Conception Church Cemetery, Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin.

Child of Eugene Kunkel and Josephene Weiderhold

Josephene Weiderhold

F, b. 8 December 1838, d. 22 August 1913
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJosephene Weiderhold was also known as Josephina.
Married NameHer married name was Kunkel.
  • Josephene Weiderhold married Eugene Kunkel.
  • Josephene Weiderhold was born on 8 December 1838.
  • She died on 22 August 1913 at age 74.
  • She was buried after 22 August 1913 at Immaculate Conception Church Cemetery, Kieler, Grant, Wisconsin.

Child of Josephene Weiderhold and Eugene Kunkel

George Wiederhold

M, b. circa 1905
Father*Michael Wiederhold b. May 1872, d. a 1925
Mother*Christina Kunkel b. c 1877, d. a 1925

Clarence Wiederhold

M, b. circa 1909
Father*Michael Wiederhold b. May 1872, d. a 1925
Mother*Christina Kunkel b. c 1877, d. a 1925

Joseph Wiederhold

M, b. circa 1912
Father*Michael Wiederhold b. May 1872, d. a 1925
Mother*Christina Kunkel b. c 1877, d. a 1925

William Anton Martens

M, b. 22 November 1891, d. 19 March 1991
Father*Harm H. Martens b. Oct 1846, d. 28 Mar 1911
Mother*Fredericka M. Schlorf b. 6 Mar 1864, d. a 1925
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationWilliam Anton Martens was also known as W. A.
Census DateLocation
25 June 1900Big Grove, Benton, IowaWilliam Anton Martens was listed as a son in Harm H. Martens's household on the 1900 Census at Big Grove, Benton, Iowa.1
26 April 1910Platte, Charles Mix, South DakotaWilliam Anton Martens was listed as a son in Harm H. Martens's household on the 1910 Census at Platte, Charles Mix, South Dakota.2
5 January 1920Platte, Charles Mix, South DakotaWilliam Anton Martens was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Platte, Charles Mix, South Dakota.3
26 April 1930Platte, Charles Mix, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Platte, Charles Mix, South Dakota.4
     William Anton Martens obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; last residence Platte, Charles Mix, South Dakota. On 5 June 1918 at World War I Draft Registration, Charles Mix, South Dakota, reported supporting mother, wife and 2 children.

Children of William Anton Martens and Mollie Margaret Mader

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED4. Dwelling 234.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED87. Dwelling 15.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED37. Dwelling 12.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED23. Dwelling 19.

Alfred A. Martens

M, b. 4 February 1916, d. 18 February 1997
Father*William Anton Martens b. 22 Nov 1891, d. 19 Mar 1991
Mother*Mollie Margaret Mader b. Jan 1897, d. 6 Mar 1935
Census DateLocation
5 January 1920Platte, Charles Mix, South DakotaAlfred A. Martens was listed as a son in William Anton Martens's household on the 1920 Census at Platte, Charles Mix, South Dakota.1
26 April 1930Platte, Charles Mix, South DakotaAlfred A. Martens was listed as a son in William Anton Martens's household on the 1930 Census at Platte, Charles Mix, South Dakota.2

Child of Alfred A. Martens

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED37. Dwelling 12.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED23. Dwelling 19.

Vivian May Martens

F, b. 17 May 1917, d. 15 December 1996
Father*William Anton Martens b. 22 Nov 1891, d. 19 Mar 1991
Mother*Mollie Margaret Mader b. Jan 1897, d. 6 Mar 1935
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name21 December 1945As of 21 December 1945,her married name was McCormick.
Census DateLocation
5 January 1920Platte, Charles Mix, South DakotaVivian May Martens was listed as a daughter in William Anton Martens's household on the 1920 Census at Platte, Charles Mix, South Dakota.1
26 April 1930Platte, Charles Mix, South DakotaVivian May Martens was listed as a daughter in William Anton Martens's household on the 1930 Census at Platte, Charles Mix, South Dakota.2

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED37. Dwelling 12.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED23. Dwelling 19.

Bernice Ilene Martens

F, b. 21 December 1918, d. 21 February 1990
Father*William Anton Martens b. 22 Nov 1891, d. 19 Mar 1991
Mother*Mollie Margaret Mader b. Jan 1897, d. 6 Mar 1935
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name11 October 1941As of 11 October 1941,her married name was Plumeau.
Census DateLocation
5 January 1920Platte, Charles Mix, South DakotaBernice Ilene Martens was listed as a daughter in William Anton Martens's household on the 1920 Census at Platte, Charles Mix, South Dakota.1
26 April 1930Platte, Charles Mix, South DakotaBernice Ilene Martens was listed as a daughter in William Anton Martens's household on the 1930 Census at Platte, Charles Mix, South Dakota.2

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED37. Dwelling 12.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED23. Dwelling 19.

Calvin Dean Martens

M, b. 1 September 1924, d. 23 July 1981
Father*William Anton Martens b. 22 Nov 1891, d. 19 Mar 1991
Mother*Mollie Margaret Mader b. Jan 1897, d. 6 Mar 1935
Census DateLocation
26 April 1930Platte, Charles Mix, South DakotaCalvin Dean Martens was listed as a son in William Anton Martens's household on the 1930 Census at Platte, Charles Mix, South Dakota.2
     Calvin Dean Martens obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; last residence McMinnville, Yamhill, Oregon.

Citations

  1. [S272] Oregon Death Index, 1903-98 (published), Certificate 81-12839.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED23. Dwelling 19.

Fredericka M. Schlorf

F, b. 6 March 1864, d. after 1925
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationFredericka M. Schlorf was also known as Frederike.
Name VariationFredericka M. Schlorf was also known as Friederike.
Name VariationFredericka M. Schlorf was also known as F. M.
Name VariationFredericka M. Schlorf was also known as Fredrike M.
Married Name26 December 1881As of 26 December 1881,her married name was Martens.
  • Fredericka M. Schlorf was born on 6 March 1864 at Franzberg, Germany.
  • She married Harm H. Martens on 26 December 1881 at Whiteside, Illinois.1
  • Fredericka M. Schlorf died after 1925.
Census DateLocation
25 June 1900Big Grove, Benton, IowaFredericka M. Schlorf was listed as wife in Harm H. Martens's household on the 1900 Census at Big Grove, Benton, Iowa.2
26 April 1910Platte, Charles Mix, South DakotaFredericka M. Schlorf was listed as wife in Harm H. Martens's household on the 1910 Census at Platte, Charles Mix, South Dakota.3
5 January 1920Platte, Charles Mix, South DakotaFredericka M. Schlorf was listed as mother in William Anton Martens's household on the 1920 Census at Platte, Charles Mix, South Dakota.4
     Fredericka M. Schlorf immigrated in 1879 also reported as 1880. She had 8 with 8 living in 1900 children. She had 9 with 9 living in 1910 children.

Children of Fredericka M. Schlorf and Harm H. Martens

Citations

  1. [S186] Illinois, Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, license 00005694.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED4. Dwelling 234.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED87. Dwelling 15.
  4. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED37. Dwelling 12.

Harm H. Martens

M, b. October 1846, d. 28 March 1911
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationHarm H. Martens was also known as Martins.
  • Harm H. Martens was born in October 1846 at Germany also reported as Apr. 3, 1859.
  • He married Fredericka M. Schlorf on 26 December 1881 at Whiteside, Illinois.1
  • Harm H. Martens died on 28 March 1911 at Charles Mix, South Dakota, at age 64.2
Census DateLocation
25 June 1900Big Grove, Benton, IowaHarm H. Martens was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Big Grove, Benton, Iowa.3
26 April 1910Platte, Charles Mix, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Platte, Charles Mix, South Dakota.4
     Harm H. Martens immigrated in 1876 also reported as 1870.

Children of Harm H. Martens and Fredericka M. Schlorf

Citations

  1. [S186] Illinois, Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, license 00005694.
  2. [S362] South Dakota, South Dakota Death Index, 1905-1955, Certificate Number: 25414.
  3. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED4. Dwelling 234.
  4. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED87. Dwelling 15.

John H. Martens

M, b. May 1883
Father*Harm H. Martens b. Oct 1846, d. 28 Mar 1911
Mother*Fredericka M. Schlorf b. 6 Mar 1864, d. a 1925
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJohn H. Martens was also known as John J.
Census DateLocation
25 June 1900Big Grove, Benton, IowaJohn H. Martens was listed as a son in Harm H. Martens's household on the 1900 Census at Big Grove, Benton, Iowa.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED4. Dwelling 234.

Henry F. Martens

M, b. February 1885
Father*Harm H. Martens b. Oct 1846, d. 28 Mar 1911
Mother*Fredericka M. Schlorf b. 6 Mar 1864, d. a 1925
Census DateLocation
25 June 1900Big Grove, Benton, IowaHenry F. Martens was listed as a son in Harm H. Martens's household on the 1900 Census at Big Grove, Benton, Iowa.2

Citations

  1. [S342] South Dakota, South Dakota Marriage Certificates, 1905-1949.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED4. Dwelling 234.

Ida Mae Martens

F, b. 5 April 1887, d. 3 June 1990
Father*Harm H. Martens b. Oct 1846, d. 28 Mar 1911
Mother*Fredericka M. Schlorf b. 6 Mar 1864, d. a 1925
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationIda Mae Martens was also known as Brody.
Married Name18 January 1910As of 18 January 1910,her married name was Jenks.
Census DateLocation
25 June 1900Big Grove, Benton, IowaIda Mae Martens was listed as a daughter in Harm H. Martens's household on the 1900 Census at Big Grove, Benton, Iowa.1
26 April 1910Platte, Charles Mix, South DakotaIda Mae Martens was listed as a daughter in Harm H. Martens's household on the 1910 Census at Platte, Charles Mix, South Dakota.2
8 January 1920Lake, Calhoun, IowaIda Mae Martens was listed as wife in Grover Cleveland Jenks's household on the 1920 Census at Lake, Calhoun, Iowa.3
19 April 1930Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South DakotaIda Mae Martens was listed as wife in Grover Cleveland Jenks's household on the 1930 Census at Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota; household includes Jack Lynch, grandson, age 10 months.4

Children of Ida Mae Martens and Grover Cleveland Jenks

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED4. Dwelling 234.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED87. Dwelling 15.
  3. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED37. Dwelling 262.
  4. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED28. Dwelling 518.

Emma H. Martens

F, b. September 1889
Father*Harm H. Martens b. Oct 1846, d. 28 Mar 1911
Mother*Fredericka M. Schlorf b. 6 Mar 1864, d. a 1925
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore 1909As of before 1909,her married name was Quinn.
Census DateLocation
25 June 1900Big Grove, Benton, IowaEmma H. Martens was listed as a daughter in Harm H. Martens's household on the 1900 Census at Big Grove, Benton, Iowa.1
26 April 1910Platte, Charles Mix, South DakotaEmma H. Martens was listed as a daughter in Harm H. Martens's household on the 1910 Census at Platte, Charles Mix, South Dakota.2
     Emma H. Martens had 1 with 1 living in 1910 children.

Child of Emma H. Martens and (?) Quinn

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED4. Dwelling 234.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED87. Dwelling 15.

Mary L. Martens

F, b. August 1894
Father*Harm H. Martens b. Oct 1846, d. 28 Mar 1911
Mother*Fredericka M. Schlorf b. 6 Mar 1864, d. a 1925
Census DateLocation
25 June 1900Big Grove, Benton, IowaMary L. Martens was listed as a daughter in Harm H. Martens's household on the 1900 Census at Big Grove, Benton, Iowa.1
26 April 1910Platte, Charles Mix, South DakotaMary L. Martens was listed as a daughter in Harm H. Martens's household on the 1910 Census at Platte, Charles Mix, South Dakota.2

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED4. Dwelling 234.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED87. Dwelling 15.

Annie J. Martens

F, b. March 1897
Father*Harm H. Martens b. Oct 1846, d. 28 Mar 1911
Mother*Fredericka M. Schlorf b. 6 Mar 1864, d. a 1925
Census DateLocation
25 June 1900Big Grove, Benton, IowaAnnie J. Martens was listed as a daughter in Harm H. Martens's household on the 1900 Census at Big Grove, Benton, Iowa.1
26 April 1910Platte, Charles Mix, South DakotaAnnie J. Martens was listed as a daughter in Harm H. Martens's household on the 1910 Census at Platte, Charles Mix, South Dakota.2

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED4. Dwelling 234.
  2. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED87. Dwelling 15.

Grover Cleveland Jenks

M, b. circa 1885
Father*George Jenks b. 22 Feb 1841, d. 1 Jan 1937
Mother*Mary Ellen (?) b. c 1846, d. a 1925
Census DateLocation
26 April 1910Platte, Charles Mix, South DakotaGrover Cleveland Jenks was listed as a son-in-law in Harm H. Martens's household on the 1910 Census at Platte, Charles Mix, South Dakota.1
8 January 1920Lake, Calhoun, IowaGrover Cleveland Jenks was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Lake, Calhoun, Iowa.2
19 April 1930Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota, household includes Jack Lynch, grandson, age 10 months..3

Children of Grover Cleveland Jenks and Ida Mae Martens

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED87. Dwelling 15.
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED37. Dwelling 262.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED28. Dwelling 518.

(?) Quinn

M, d. before 1910

Child of (?) Quinn and Emma H. Martens

Helen M. Quinn

F, b. circa January 1909
Father*(?) Quinn d. b 1910
Mother*Emma H. Martens b. Sep 1889
Census DateLocation
26 April 1910Platte, Charles Mix, South DakotaHelen M. Quinn was listed as a granddaughter in Harm H. Martens's household on the 1910 Census at Platte, Charles Mix, South Dakota.1

Citations

  1. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED87. Dwelling 15.

Irene H. Jenks

F, b. 5 June 1911, d. 27 November 1968
Father*Grover Cleveland Jenks b. c 1885
Mother*Ida Mae Martens b. 5 Apr 1887, d. 3 Jun 1990
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Byrnes.
Census DateLocation
8 January 1920Lake, Calhoun, IowaIrene H. Jenks was listed as a daughter in Grover Cleveland Jenks's household on the 1920 Census at Lake, Calhoun, Iowa.1
19 April 1930Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South DakotaIrene H. Jenks was listed as a daughter in Grover Cleveland Jenks's household on the 1930 Census at Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota; household includes Jack Lynch, grandson, age 10 months.2

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED37. Dwelling 262.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED28. Dwelling 518.

Everett D. Jenks

M, b. circa June 1919
Father*Grover Cleveland Jenks b. c 1885
Mother*Ida Mae Martens b. 5 Apr 1887, d. 3 Jun 1990
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationEverett D. Jenks was also known as Everette.
Name VariationEverett D. Jenks was also known as Evert D.
Census DateLocation
8 January 1920Lake, Calhoun, IowaEverett D. Jenks was listed as a son in Grover Cleveland Jenks's household on the 1920 Census at Lake, Calhoun, Iowa.1
19 April 1930Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South DakotaEverett D. Jenks was listed as a son in Grover Cleveland Jenks's household on the 1930 Census at Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota; household includes Jack Lynch, grandson, age 10 months.2
     Everett D. Jenks lived in 2005 at Arizona.

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED37. Dwelling 262.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED28. Dwelling 518.

Ervin E. Jenks

M, b. 15 May 1915, d. 21 September 1989
Father*Grover Cleveland Jenks b. c 1885
Mother*Ida Mae Martens b. 5 Apr 1887, d. 3 Jun 1990
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationErvin E. Jenks was also known as Irving.
Census DateLocation
8 January 1920Lake, Calhoun, IowaErvin E. Jenks was listed as a son in Grover Cleveland Jenks's household on the 1920 Census at Lake, Calhoun, Iowa.2
19 April 1930Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South DakotaErvin E. Jenks was listed as a son in Grover Cleveland Jenks's household on the 1930 Census at Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota; household includes Jack Lynch, grandson, age 10 months.3
     Ervin E. Jenks obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; last residence Oroville, Butte, California. On 14 May 1945 at U.S. World War II Army Enlistment, California, Name: Ervin E Jenks Birth Year: 1915 Race: White, citizen (White) Nativity State or Country: Iowa State: California County or City: Los Angeles Enlistment Date: 14 May 1945 Enlistment State: California Enlistment City: Fort MacArthur San Pedro 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: 2 years of high school Civil Occupation: Bridge Builder (Bridge carpenter. ) or Car Carpenter, Railway or Carpenter, Construction* (Carpenter, general.) or Carpenter, Ship An asterisk (*) appearing after a job title indicates that a trade test for the particular occupation will be found in the U Marital Status: Married Height: 70 Weight: 000.

Citations

  1. [S204] California Death Records (published).
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED37. Dwelling 262.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED28. Dwelling 518.

Fern Louise Jenks

F, b. 30 November 1921, d. 21 February 2006
Father*Grover Cleveland Jenks b. c 1885
Mother*Ida Mae Martens b. 5 Apr 1887, d. 3 Jun 1990
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore 1990As of before 1990,her married name was Olander.
Married Namebefore 2006As of before 2006,her married name was Schleiffers.
Census DateLocation
19 April 1930Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South DakotaFern Louise Jenks was listed as a daughter in Grover Cleveland Jenks's household on the 1930 Census at Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota; household includes Jack Lynch, grandson, age 10 months.1
     Fern Louise Jenks obtained US Social Security Card at South Dakota; last residence not specified.

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED28. Dwelling 518.

Gladys R. Jenks

F, b. 23 March 1917, d. 10 June 2005
Father*Grover Cleveland Jenks b. c 1885
Mother*Ida Mae Martens b. 5 Apr 1887, d. 3 Jun 1990
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name26 October 1940As of 26 October 1940,her married name was Ollerich.
  • Gladys R. Jenks was born on 23 March 1917 at Iowa.
  • She was the daughter of Grover Cleveland Jenks and Ida Mae Martens.
  • Gladys R. Jenks married August William Ollerich on 26 October 1940 at Los Angeles, California.
  • Gladys R. Jenks died on 10 June 2005 at age 88 Services were held Monday, June 13 at St. Nicholas Catholic Church in Tea for Gladys Ollerich who, having been in declining health, died on June 10, 2005 at the Good Samaritan Center in Sioux Falls. She attained the age of 88 years, two months and 19 days.

    Officiating during the service was the Rev. Al Krzyzopolski. Mary Powell was organist.
    Honorary pallbearers included Suzanne Lerdal, Michelle Farniok, Nicole Ollerich, Heidi Swinghammer, and Krystal Ollerich.

    Casketbearers included Mike Trisler, Ryan Ollerich, Dean Lerdal, Steve Ollerich, Larry Ollerich, and Correy Farniok. Interment was held in Mount Olivet Cemetery in Lennox.

    Gladys A. Jenks was born on Mar. 23,1917, at Fort Dodge, Iowa, the daughter of Grover Cleveland and Ida Mae (Brody) Jenks. She grew up and attended school in Iowa until she moved with her family to Sioux Falls at age nine.

    On Oct. 26, 1940 she married August William Ollerich at Los Angeles, California. The couple lived in California for two years and then moved to South Dakota. Gladys was a devoted homemaker, but also assisted with all the duties of the family farm and ranch operation. August died on Nov. 7, 1980.
    Gladys was a member of St. Nicholas Catholic Church in Tea. She loved children. As a result of this love, she volunteered many years at the Children's Inn in Sioux Falls and for several years at the Great Plains Zoo. She had a passion for gardening and cooking. She was well known for her fried chicken.

    Besides her parents and husband, Gladys was preceded in death by several siblings and a son, Paul Myron Ollerich in 1997.

    Grateful for having shared her life are children: Jean Waring. Greeley CO, Bill (Kathie) Ollerich, Sioux Falls, Mary Ollerich, Minneapolis, MN, Vickie Ollerich, Buffalo, MN, Jim (Edith) Ollerich, Parker, CO, Mike (Sheila) Ollerich, Sioux Falls, Bob (Phyllis) Ollerich, Garretson, SD and Dwayne (Renee) Ollerich, Leawood, KS; 28 grandchildren and 59 great and great-great grandchildren; siblings: Maxine Peterson, Anaheim, CA, Everett Jenks, Chino Valley, AZ and Fern Olander, Seattle, WA and other relatives and friends.
Census DateLocation
8 January 1920Lake, Calhoun, IowaGladys R. Jenks was listed as a daughter in Grover Cleveland Jenks's household on the 1920 Census at Lake, Calhoun, Iowa.1
19 April 1930Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South DakotaGladys R. Jenks was listed as a daughter in Grover Cleveland Jenks's household on the 1930 Census at Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota; household includes Jack Lynch, grandson, age 10 months.2

Child of Gladys R. Jenks and August William Ollerich

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED37. Dwelling 262.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED28. Dwelling 518.

Edna M. Jenks

F, b. 7 October 1912, d. 17 July 2003
Father*Grover Cleveland Jenks b. c 1885
Mother*Ida Mae Martens b. 5 Apr 1887, d. 3 Jun 1990
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Harlin.
Census DateLocation
8 January 1920Lake, Calhoun, IowaEdna M. Jenks was listed as a daughter in Grover Cleveland Jenks's household on the 1920 Census at Lake, Calhoun, Iowa.1
19 April 1930Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South DakotaEdna M. Jenks was listed as a daughter in Grover Cleveland Jenks's household on the 1930 Census at Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota; household includes Jack Lynch, grandson, age 10 months.2
     Edna M. Jenks obtained US Social Security Card at California; last residence San Clemente, Orange, California.

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED37. Dwelling 262.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED28. Dwelling 518.

August William Ollerich

M, d. 7 November 1980
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAugust William Ollerich was also known as Olbrich.

Child of August William Ollerich and Gladys R. Jenks

Mary Ellen (?)

F, b. circa 1846, d. after 1925
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Jenks.
Census DateLocation
24 August 1870Cedar, Benton, IowaMary Ellen (?) was listed in George Jenks's household on the 1870 Census at Cedar, Benton, Iowa; living next door to Aeke Jenks.1
June 1880Union, Calhoun, IowaMary Ellen (?) was listed as wife in George Jenks's household on the 1880 Census at Union, Calhoun, Iowa.2

Children of Mary Ellen (?) and George Jenks

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 14. Dwelling 95.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0330 Page Number 311B.

George Jenks

M, b. 22 February 1841, d. 1 January 1937
Father*Arke Jenks Jr. b. 7 May 1810, d. 27 Aug 1882
Mother*Susannah Spaulding b. 13 Sep 1811, d. a Jun 1880
Census DateLocation
27 August 1850Fox, Kendall, IllinoisGeorge Jenks was listed in Arke Jenks Jr.'s household on the 1850 Census at Fox, Kendall, Illinois.1
24 August 1870Cedar, Benton, IowaGeorge Jenks was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at Cedar, Benton, Iowa, living next door to Aeke Jenks.2
June 1880Union, Calhoun, IowaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Union, Calhoun, Iowa.3

Children of George Jenks and Mary Ellen (?)

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 140.
  2. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Page 14. Dwelling 95.
  3. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0330 Page Number 311B.