Helen Houston

F, b. circa 1913
Father*Albert Houston b. 6 Nov 1876
Mother*Alice Josephine Meader b. c 1880
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1913Helen Houston was born circa 1913 at South Dakota.
She was the daughter of Albert Houston and Alice Josephine Meader.
Census DateLocationDescription
27 February 1920Carbonate, Lawrence, South DakotaHelen Houston was listed as a daughter in Albert Houston's household on the 1920 Census at Carbonate, Lawrence, South Dakota.1

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED120. Dwelling 7.

Jessie May Houston

F, b. 31 March 1902
Father*Albert Houston b. 6 Nov 1876
Mother*Alice Josephine Meader b. c 1880
Life EventDateDescription
Birth31 March 1902Jessie May Houston was born on 31 March 1902 at Lawrence, South Dakota.
She was the daughter of Albert Houston and Alice Josephine Meader.

Matilda Stuer

F, b. November 1884
Father*Theodore Stuer b. Dec 1857, d. a Dec 1933
Mother*Christina Muller b. Jun 1858, d. b 1905
Life EventDateDescription
BirthNovember 1884Matilda Stuer was born in November 1884 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Theodore Stuer and Christina Muller.
Census DateLocationDescription
1 June 1900Potosi, Grant, WisconsinMatilda Stuer was listed as a daughter in Theodore Stuer's household on the 1900 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED51. Dwelling 221.

Flora E. Stuer

F, b. April 1883, d. after April 1930
Father*Theodore Stuer b. Dec 1857, d. a Dec 1933
Mother*Christina Muller b. Jun 1858, d. b 1905
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationFlora E. Stuer was also known as Florence.
Married Name9 February 1904As of 9 February 1904,her married name was Kobditch.
Married Name9 February 1904As of 9 February 1904,her married name was Kobdish.
Life EventDateDescription
BirthApril 1883Flora E. Stuer was born in April 1883 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Theodore Stuer and Christina Muller.
Marriage9 February 1904Flora E. Stuer married George Kobditch on 9 February 1904 at Grant, Wisconsin.
Deathafter April 1930Flora E. Stuer died after April 1930.
Census DateLocationDescription
1 June 1900Potosi, Grant, WisconsinFlora E. Stuer was listed as a daughter in Theodore Stuer's household on the 1900 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.1
1 June 1905Platteville, Grant, WisconsinFlora E. Stuer appeared on the census of 1 June 1905 in the household of George Kobditch at Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin.2
16 April 1930Platteville, Grant, WisconsinFlora E. Stuer was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin.3
  • Flora E. Stuer had 3 with 3 living in 1910 children.

Children of Flora E. Stuer and George Kobditch

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED51. Dwelling 221.
  2. [S364] Wisconsin State Census Wisconsin State Censuses, 1895 and 1905, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 141.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED41. Dwelling 134.

Otto A. Stuer

M, b. 27 September 1888, d. March 1975
Father*Theodore Stuer b. Dec 1857, d. a Dec 1933
Mother*Christina Muller b. Jun 1858, d. b 1905
Life EventDateDescription
Birth27 September 1888Otto A. Stuer was born on 27 September 1888 at Wisconsin also reported as 29 Sep 1888.
He was the son of Theodore Stuer and Christina Muller.
Marriagebefore June 1917Otto A. Stuer married unknown (?) before June 1917.
DeathMarch 1975Otto A. Stuer died in March 1975 at age 86.
Census DateLocationDescription
1 June 1900Potosi, Grant, WisconsinOtto A. Stuer was listed as a son in Theodore Stuer's household on the 1900 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin.1
  • Otto A. Stuer obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin.
  • On 5 June 1917 at World War I Draft Registration, Grant, Wisconsin.

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED51. Dwelling 221.

unknown (?)

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore June 1917As of before June 1917,her married name was Stuer.
Life EventDateDescription
Marriagebefore June 1917Unknown (?) married Otto A. Stuer, son of Theodore Stuer and Christina Muller, before June 1917.

Frank Winowski

M, b. circa 1888
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1888Frank Winowski was born circa 1888 at Austria.
Marriagebefore 1921He married Sarah Josephine Stuer, daughter of Peter Stuer and Sarah Jane Quincy, before 1921 at Iowa.

Child of Frank Winowski and Sarah Josephine Stuer

Raymon F. Winowski

M, b. circa 1921
Father*Frank Winowski b. c 1888
Mother*Sarah Josephine Stuer b. May 1899
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1921Raymon F. Winowski was born circa 1921 at Iowa.
He was the son of Frank Winowski and Sarah Josephine Stuer.

Lena Hill

F, b. circa 1884
Father*Robert Hill
Mother*Alice Schuck
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Namebefore 1924As of before 1924,her married name was Stuer.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1884Lena Hill was born circa 1884 at Illinois.
She was the daughter of Robert Hill and Alice Schuck.
Marriagebefore 1924Lena Hill married Henry Stuer, son of Anton Stuer and Mary Josephine Fecht, before 1924.
Census DateLocationDescription
1 June 1925Clinton, Clinton, IowaLena Hill appeared on the census of 1 June 1925 in the household of Henry Stuer at Clinton, Clinton, Iowa; living next door to Peter Stuer.

Robert Hill

M
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageRobert Hill married Alice Schuck.

Child of Robert Hill and Alice Schuck

Alice Schuck

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Hill.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageAlice Schuck married Robert Hill.

Child of Alice Schuck and Robert Hill

George Kobditch

M, b. circa 1883, d. before 1930
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationGeorge Kobditch was also known as Kobdish.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1883George Kobditch was born circa 1883 at Wisconsin.
Marriage9 February 1904He married Flora E. Stuer, daughter of Theodore Stuer and Christina Muller, on 9 February 1904 at Grant, Wisconsin.
Deathbefore 1930George Kobditch died before 1930.
Census DateLocationDescription
1 June 1905Platteville, Grant, WisconsinGeorge Kobditch appeared on the census of 1 June 1905 at Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin.1

Children of George Kobditch and Flora E. Stuer

Citations

  1. [S364] Wisconsin State Census Wisconsin State Censuses, 1895 and 1905, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 141.

Robert Eugene Kobditch

M, b. 22 November 1920, d. 25 September 1993
Father*George Kobditch b. c 1883, d. b 1930
Mother*Flora E. Stuer b. Apr 1883, d. a Apr 1930
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationRobert Eugene Kobditch was also known as Kobdish.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth22 November 1920Robert Eugene Kobditch was born on 22 November 1920 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of George Kobditch and Flora E. Stuer.
Death25 September 1993Robert Eugene Kobditch died on 25 September 1993 at Kern, California, at age 72.
Census DateLocationDescription
16 April 1930Platteville, Grant, WisconsinRobert Eugene Kobditch was listed as a son in Flora E. Stuer's household on the 1930 Census at Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED41. Dwelling 134.

Beatrice C. Kobditch

F, b. circa 1905
Father*George Kobditch b. c 1883, d. b 1930
Mother*Flora E. Stuer b. Apr 1883, d. a Apr 1930
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1905Beatrice C. Kobditch was born circa 1905 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of George Kobditch and Flora E. Stuer.
Census DateLocationDescription
1 June 1905Platteville, Grant, WisconsinBeatrice C. Kobditch appeared on the census of 1 June 1905 in the household of George Kobditch at Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S364] Wisconsin State Census Wisconsin State Censuses, 1895 and 1905, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 141.

Velma Kobditch

F, b. circa 1907
Father*George Kobditch b. c 1883, d. b 1930
Mother*Flora E. Stuer b. Apr 1883, d. a Apr 1930
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1907Velma Kobditch was born circa 1907 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of George Kobditch and Flora E. Stuer.

Georgina Kobditch

F, b. circa 1909
Father*George Kobditch b. c 1883, d. b 1930
Mother*Flora E. Stuer b. Apr 1883, d. a Apr 1930
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1909Georgina Kobditch was born circa 1909 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of George Kobditch and Flora E. Stuer.

Richard Kobditch

M, b. circa 1919
Father*George Kobditch b. c 1883, d. b 1930
Mother*Flora E. Stuer b. Apr 1883, d. a Apr 1930
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationRichard Kobditch was also known as Kobdish.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1919Richard Kobditch was born circa 1919 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of George Kobditch and Flora E. Stuer.
Census DateLocationDescription
16 April 1930Platteville, Grant, WisconsinRichard Kobditch was listed as a son in Flora E. Stuer's household on the 1930 Census at Platteville, Grant, Wisconsin.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED41. Dwelling 134.

Nicolaus Bierman

M, b. 9 April 1867, d. 12 December 1956
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationNicolaus Bierman was also known as Nicholas.
Name VariationNicolaus Bierman was also known as Nicklas.
Name VariationNicolaus Bierman was also known as Nick.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth9 April 1867Nicolaus Bierman was born on 9 April 1867 at Wisconsin.
Marriage12 May 1896He married Anna Neis on 12 May 1896 at Grant, Wisconsin.
Death12 December 1956Nicolaus Bierman died on 12 December 1956 at age 89.
Census DateLocationDescription
12 April 1930Harrison, Grant, WisconsinNicolaus Bierman was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Harrison, Grant, Wisconsin.1

Children of Nicolaus Bierman and Anna Neis

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED17. Dwelling 74.

Anna Neis

F, b. September 1871, d. after April 1930
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationAnna Neis was also known as Annie.
Married Name12 May 1896As of 12 May 1896,her married name was Bierman.
Life EventDateDescription
BirthSeptember 1871Anna Neis was born in September 1871 at Wisconsin.
Marriage12 May 1896She married Nicolaus Bierman on 12 May 1896 at Grant, Wisconsin.
Deathafter April 1930Anna Neis died after April 1930.
Census DateLocationDescription
12 April 1930Harrison, Grant, WisconsinAnna Neis was listed as wife in Nicolaus Bierman's household on the 1930 Census at Harrison, Grant, Wisconsin.1
  • Anna Neis had 3 with 1 living in 1900 children.
  • She had 7 with 5 living in 1910 children.

Children of Anna Neis and Nicolaus Bierman

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED17. Dwelling 74.

Laura M. Bierman

F, b. 28 March 1902, d. 25 November 2006
Father*Nicolaus Bierman b. 9 Apr 1867, d. 12 Dec 1956
Mother*Anna Neis b. Sep 1871, d. a Apr 1930
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name21 February 1922As of 21 February 1922,her married name was Pluemer.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth28 March 1902Laura M. Bierman was born on 28 March 1902 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Nicolaus Bierman and Anna Neis.
Marriage21 February 1922Laura M. Bierman married Ben Joseph Pluemer, son of Joseph F. Pluemer and Josephine M. Langmeier, on 21 February 1922.
Death25 November 2006Laura M. Bierman died on 25 November 2006 at age 104 Laura M. Pluemer of Tennyson, died Saturday, Nov. 25, 2006, peacefully at home, at age 104. Laura was born on March 28, 1902, in Harrison Township. She was married to Ben Joseph Pluemer on Feb. 21, 1922, at St. Andrew Catholic Church, Tennyson. Together they farmed in British Hollow and then moved to Harrison Township, where they farmed with their sons. After retirement, they moved to Tennyson, in 1966. Laura loved fishing, knitting, crocheting, quilting, cards and kept a continuous diary since World War II, when her son Gerald was in Europe. She also loved cooking and was known for her wonderful culinary skills. She enjoyed cooking for her family, which she did every Sunday up until her death. Everyone in Tennyson/ Potosi area will never forget her many pies, especially her raisin cream pie. Laura was a long time member of St. Andrew Catholic Church. Laura is survived by 21 grandchildren; 57 great-grandchildren; 20 great-great-grandchildren; two sisters-in-law, Ruth Bierman and Margaret Bierman; nieces and nephews; and other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ben J. Pluemer, on Dec. 12, 1971; she was also preceded in death by her parents; her two sons, Gerald (Joyce) Pluemer and Wilfred (Mary) Pluemer; her granddaughter, Karen Eveland; her grandson, Michael Pluemer; her three brothers, Peter, Walter and Oliver; and her four sisters, Huldah, Magdalena, Lillian and Viola. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2006, at 11 a.m. at ST. ANDREW CATHOLIC CHURCH, in Tennyson, with the Rev. Richard Leffler officiating. Burial will be at the church cemetery. Visitation will be held from 3 p.m. until 8 p.m. Monday, Nov. 27, 2006, at MARTIN FUNERAL HOME, Potosi, with a Scripture Service at 3 p.m. Friends are also welcome on Tuesday from 10 a.m. until the time of services at the church.
  • In February 1947 25th wedding anniversary of Ben and Laura (Bierman) Pluemer.
    Dubuque Telegraph Herald February 27, 1947 - 25th wedding anniversary of Ben and Laura (Bierman) Pluemer

Children of Laura M. Bierman and Ben Joseph Pluemer

Lillie M. Bierman

F, b. 30 January 1904, d. before 2006
Father*Nicolaus Bierman b. 9 Apr 1867, d. 12 Dec 1956
Mother*Anna Neis b. Sep 1871, d. a Apr 1930
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLillie M. Bierman was also known as Lillian C.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth30 January 1904Lillie M. Bierman was born on 30 January 1904 at Grant, Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Nicolaus Bierman and Anna Neis.
Deathbefore 2006Lillie M. Bierman died before 2006.

Walter A. Bierman

M, b. 6 March 1906, d. 14 October 1986
Father*Nicolaus Bierman b. 9 Apr 1867, d. 12 Dec 1956
Mother*Anna Neis b. Sep 1871, d. a Apr 1930
Life EventDateDescription
Birth6 March 1906Walter A. Bierman was born on 6 March 1906 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Nicolaus Bierman and Anna Neis.
Marriage22 October 1929Walter A. Bierman married Margaret Schollmeyer, daughter of William Schollmeyer and Martha Vondra, on 22 October 1929.
Death14 October 1986Walter A. Bierman died on 14 October 1986 at age 80.
  • Walter A. Bierman obtained US Social Security Card at Wisconsin; last residence Prairie Du Chien, Crawford, Wisconsin.

Viola E. Bierman

F, b. 18 May 1909, d. 8 May 1998
Father*Nicolaus Bierman b. 9 Apr 1867, d. 12 Dec 1956
Mother*Anna Neis b. Sep 1871, d. a Apr 1930
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Kress.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageViola E. Bierman married George Kress.
Birth18 May 1909Viola E. Bierman was born on 18 May 1909 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Nicolaus Bierman and Anna Neis.
Death8 May 1998Viola E. Bierman died on 8 May 1998 at age 88.
Census DateLocationDescription
12 April 1930Harrison, Grant, WisconsinViola E. Bierman was listed as a daughter in Nicolaus Bierman's household on the 1930 Census at Harrison, Grant, Wisconsin.1

Child of Viola E. Bierman and George Kress

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED17. Dwelling 74.

Peter Bierman

M, b. before 1900, d. before 1900
Father*Nicolaus Bierman b. 9 Apr 1867, d. 12 Dec 1956
Mother*Anna Neis b. Sep 1871, d. a Apr 1930
Life EventDateDescription
Birthbefore 1900Peter Bierman was born before 1900.
Deathbefore 1900He died before 1900.
He was the son of Nicolaus Bierman and Anna Neis.

Huldah Bierman

F, b. December 1896, d. before November 2006
Father*Nicolaus Bierman b. 9 Apr 1867, d. 12 Dec 1956
Mother*Anna Neis b. Sep 1871, d. a Apr 1930
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationHuldah Bierman was also known as Huldy.
Life EventDateDescription
BirthDecember 1896Huldah Bierman was born in December 1896 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Nicolaus Bierman and Anna Neis.
Deathbefore November 2006Huldah Bierman died before November 2006.

Magdalena Bierman

F, b. before 1900, d. before 1900
Father*Nicolaus Bierman b. 9 Apr 1867, d. 12 Dec 1956
Mother*Anna Neis b. Sep 1871, d. a Apr 1930
Life EventDateDescription
Birthbefore 1900Magdalena Bierman was born before 1900.
Deathbefore 1900She died before 1900.
She was the daughter of Nicolaus Bierman and Anna Neis.

Ben Joseph Pluemer

M, b. February 1900, d. 12 December 1971
Father*Joseph F. Pluemer b. 27 Jun 1870, d. Oct 1945
Mother*Josephine M. Langmeier b. 11 Sep 1880, d. 6 Apr 1957
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationBen Joseph Pluemer was also known as Joseph Ben.
Life EventDateDescription
BirthFebruary 1900Ben Joseph Pluemer was born in February 1900 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Joseph F. Pluemer and Josephine M. Langmeier.
Marriage21 February 1922Ben Joseph Pluemer married Laura M. Bierman, daughter of Nicolaus Bierman and Anna Neis, on 21 February 1922.
Death12 December 1971Ben Joseph Pluemer died on 12 December 1971 at age 71.
Census DateLocationDescription
1 June 1900Potosi, Grant, WisconsinBen Joseph Pluemer was listed as a son in Joseph F. Pluemer's household on the 1900 Census at Potosi, Grant, Wisconsin; living next door to Peter Pluemer.1
  • In February 1947 25th wedding anniversary of Ben and Laura (Bierman) Pluemer.
    Dubuque Telegraph Herald February 27, 1947 - 25th wedding anniversary of Ben and Laura (Bierman) Pluemer

Children of Ben Joseph Pluemer and Laura M. Bierman

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED51. Dwelling 144.

Gerald Pluemer

M, d. before November 2006
Father*Ben Joseph Pluemer b. Feb 1900, d. 12 Dec 1971
Mother*Laura M. Bierman b. 28 Mar 1902, d. 25 Nov 2006
Life EventDateDescription
Gerald Pluemer was the son of Ben Joseph Pluemer and Laura M. Bierman.
Deathbefore November 2006Gerald Pluemer died before November 2006.

Wilfred Pluemer

M, d. before November 2006
Father*Ben Joseph Pluemer b. Feb 1900, d. 12 Dec 1971
Mother*Laura M. Bierman b. 28 Mar 1902, d. 25 Nov 2006
Life EventDateDescription
Wilfred Pluemer was the son of Ben Joseph Pluemer and Laura M. Bierman.
Deathbefore November 2006Wilfred Pluemer died before November 2006.

Margaret Schollmeyer

F, b. 7 April 1908, d. 7 July 2007
Father*William Schollmeyer b. c 1878
Mother*Martha Vondra b. c 1889
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMargaret Schollmeyer was also known as Margie.
Name VariationMargaret Schollmeyer was also known as Marguerite.
Married Name22 October 1929As of 22 October 1929,her married name was Bierman.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth7 April 1908Margaret Schollmeyer was born on 7 April 1908 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of William Schollmeyer and Martha Vondra.
Marriage22 October 1929Margaret Schollmeyer married Walter A. Bierman, son of Nicolaus Bierman and Anna Neis, on 22 October 1929.
Death7 July 2007Margaret Schollmeyer died on 7 July 2007 at age 99 Margaret "Margie" Bierman, age 99, of Prairie du Chien, passed away Saturday, July 7, 2007, at the Prairie Maison Care Center.
She was born April 7, 1908, in Cuba City, daughter of William and Martha (Vondra) Schollmeyer. She married Walter Bierman on Oct. 22, 1929, at the Holy Ghost Catholic Church in Dickeyville. He preceded her in death Oct. 14, 1986. She and her husband farmed in the Brodtville area and enjoyed a good card game especially euchre and 500. She was a very devout Catholic and a great cook. Margie was a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister and friend and will be sadly missed by her family and many friends.
She is survived by a son Lyle (Frances) Bierman of Sauk City; two daughters Darlene (James) Gerke of La Crosse and Patricia Heer of Bagley; a brother Paul Schollmeyer of Dubuque, IA; 10 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; six brothers; Charles, Irvan, Vernon, Bernard, Joe and Paul along with two sisters, Dorothy Nihles and Marie Wallenhorst.
Funeral services will be Tuesday, July 10, 2007, at 11 a.m. at the Garrity Funeral Home Chapel, Rev. James Warosh S.J. officiating, with burial in the Evergreen Cemetery, both in Prairie du Chien. Friends may call at the funeral home on Tuesday, July 10, 2007, from 10 a.m. until the time of services. www.garrityfuneralhome.com.