Joel Naff1

M, #4801, b. 1833, d. 1885
Father*Abraham Naff1
     Joel Naff was also known as Neff.1 Joel Naff, son of Abraham Naff, was born in 1833.1
Joel married Mary E. Boone, daughter of Luke Boone and Emily Ross, circa 1865.1
Joel died in 1885.1

Family

Mary E. Boone b. 1843, d. 1888

Citations

  1. [S1910] Internet Site: Boone Family Web Site).

Johanna "Hanna" Wuelner1

F, #4802, b. February 6, 1856, d. February 3, 1936
Father*Carl Ludwig Wüllner1
Mother*Barbara Link1 b. April, 1823
     Her nickname was "Hannah."2 Johanna "Hanna" Wuelner was also known as Hanna Christiana Wüllner.1 Johanna "Hanna" Wuelner, daughter of Carl Ludwig Wüllner and Barbara Link, was born on February 6, 1856 in Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.1
Johanna married Friedrich Heinrich "Fred" Aumann, son of (?) Aumann and Charlotte Muhlenbruck, on April 10, 1874 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.1
Johanna was enumerated as the wife of Friedrich Heinrich "Fred" Aumann under the name of "Johanna Auman" on the 1880 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Madison County, Illinois. She was listed as a 24-year-old white female born in Missouri. Both of her parents were born in Prussia.3
Johanna was enumerated as the wife of Friedrich Heinrich "Fred" Aumann under the name of "Hannah Aumann" on the 1900 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Illinois. She was listed as a 47-year-old female born in Missouri. She had been married for 26 years and had ten children, nine of whom were still living.4
Johanna was enumerated as the wife of Friedrich Heinrich "Fred" Aumann under the name of "Hannah Aumann" on the 1910 U. S. Census of Illinois. She was listed as a 56-year-old female born in Missouri. She had been married for 36 years and had ten children of whom eight were still living.5
Johanna was enumerated as the mother-in-law of Louis Buesking under the name of "Hanna Aumann" on the 1920 U. S. Census of Illinois. She was listed as a 64-year-old widow born in Missouri.2
Johanna died on February 3, 1936 at age 79.6
Her obituary was published in the Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper on February 5, 1936.6 Her obituary stated:
Funeral services for Mrs. Hannah Aumann, 80, of Pleasant Ridge, who died Monday night of complications of old age, will be held Thursday afternoon at 1:30 p. m., at the Schroeppel Funeral Home in Collinsville. Services will follow at the Pleasant Ridge Lutheran Church with Rev. A. J. Weber in charge. Burial will be in the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery.
     Mrs. Aumann was born in St. Louis. After her marriage to Fred Aumann they moved to Pleasant Ridge and resided on a farm. The lived there until Mr. Aumann's death 22 years ago. Surviving children are Mrs. Henry Rembka, Collinsville; Mrs. George Blume, Pin Oak; Mrs.Charles Buesking, O'Fallon; Mrs Louis Buesking, and William Aumann of Pleasant Ridge. She also leaves 17 grandchildren , and 12 great grandchildren. Five children preceded her in death
6

Johanna's wake was held at Schroeppel Funeral Home, Collinsville, Madison County, Illinois.6
Her funeral service was held on February 6, 1936 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Illinois.6 She was buried on February 6, 1936 in St. John's Lutheran Cemetery in Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.6
A hearing was set for May 29, 1936 on two petitions on purported wills of Hannah. In one will a son, George Aumann, who died on July 4, 1932, is named as executor, while in the other will Charles Buesking was named as executor. The estate was valued at $5,000.7
On May 21, 1936 the second will of Mrs. Johanna Aumann was admitted to probate. At the same time Judge C. W. Burton continued a hearing on a petition asking that an earlier will be admitted to probate. The second will was made on April 24, 1933 and stated that after payment of @2000 to a daughter, Mrs. Clara Buesking, the balance of the estate is to be divided among children and grandchildren. Charles Buesking is named executor.
     The earlier will was made on December 18, 1919 and provided for equal division of property among children and grandchildren.
     Affairs of Mrs. Aumann were in charge of a conservator for about a year before her death. At the hearing it was shown she transacted little of her business.8
On December 2, 1936 a will contest suit was filed in the circuit court at Edwardsville in the estate of Mrs. Johannah Wuellner Aumann, who formerly lived at Pleasant Ridge, west of Maryville. Mrs. Ottilie Blum, Mrs. Dora Buesking, Mrs. Hannah Rembka, Will Aumann, Rudolph Aumann and Erwin Aumann are the plaintiffs and they name their sister and brother-in-law, Mrs. Clara Buesking and Charles Buesking as defendants. The six complainants charge that Mrs. Aumann was not of sound mind and memory when she made the will, being in her dotage and was incapable and feebleminded. Charges are also made that undue influence was used when the will was made on April 24, 1933.9

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1880Collinsville Township, Madison County, IllinoisFriedrich Heinrich "Fred" Aumann3
1900Collinsville Township, IllinoisFriedrich Heinrich "Fred" Aumann4
1910Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, IllinoisFriedrich Heinrich "Fred" Aumann5
1920IllinoisLouis Buesking2

Family

Friedrich Heinrich "Fred" Aumann b. December, 1851
Children

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  2. [S1200] 1920 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Louis Buesking household.
  3. [S1086] Elsie M. Wasser and Marie T. Eberle, 1880 Federal Census of Madison County, Illinois, Collinsville Township, page 765.
  4. [S1290] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Fred Aumann Sr. household.
  5. [S1302] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Fred Aumann household.
  6. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Mrs. Hannah Aumann To Be Burried thursday", February 5, 1936.
  7. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Hearing Sets for Two Wills", April 29, 1936.
  8. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Second Will of Mrs. Aumann is Admitted", May 21, 1936.
  9. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Contest Woman's Will", December 7, 1936.

Wilhelm Aumann1

M, #4803, b. 1883
Father*Friedrich Heinrich "Fred" Aumann1 b. December, 1851
Mother*Johanna "Hanna" Wuelner1 b. February 6, 1856, d. February 3, 1936
     He was normally known as William. Wilhelm Aumann, son of Friedrich Heinrich "Fred" Aumann and Johanna "Hanna" Wuelner, was born in 1883 in Madison County, Illinois.2
Wilhelm married Lydia König on February 18, 1912 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.1
Wilhelm was a laborer in 1916.3
Lydia and Wilhelm Aumann lived in 1916 in Maryville, Madison County, Illinois. Residing with them were..3
Wilhelm is a head of household, under the name of "William Aumann", on the 1920 U. S. Census of Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois. He was identified as a married 37-year-old male born in Illinois. His father was born in Nüremberg, Germany and his mother in Illinois. He was a farmer who owned a mortgaged farm on Pleasant Ridge Road in Pleasant Ridge, Illinois, listed on farm schedule 10. Enumerated with him were: his wife Lydia, his son Roy, his daughter Evelyn.2
In 1930 Wilhelm Aumann farmed at Collinsville Township in Madison County, Illinois, his farm was classified as a truck farm.4
Lydia and Wilhelm Aumann lived in 1930 at Collinsville Township in Illinois. Residing with them were, their children Evelyn and Roy..4
Wilhelm is a head of household on the 1930 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Illinois. He was identified as a married 48-year-old male born in Illinois, his father was born in Germany, his mother in Illinois. He owned a farm listed on farm schedule 49, could read and write and was not a veteran. He was married for the first time at the age of 30. Enumerated with him were: his wife Lydia, his son Roy, his daughter Evelyn.4 Wilhelm Aumann, William Blass, Gustav Witte and Carl W. Witte were neighbors according to the 1930 census. They were living in Collinsville Township, Illinois.4,5,6,7
Wilhelm was listed in Johanna "Hanna" Wuelner's obituary on February 5, 1936 as surviving.8

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1920Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, IllinoisWilhelm Aumann2
1930Collinsville Township, Madison County, IllinoisWilhelm Aumann4

Family

Lydia König b. 1895
Children

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  2. [S1234] 1920 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), William Aumann household.
  3. [S2759] The 1916 Maryville, Illinois General Directory.
  4. [S2398] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), William Aumann household.
  5. [S2425] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), William Blass household.
  6. [S1662] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Gustav Witte household.
  7. [S2419] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Carl W. Witte household.
  8. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Mrs. Hannah Aumann To Be Burried Thursday", February 5, 1936.

Hanna Louise Aumann1

F, #4804, b. June 26, 1877
Father*Friedrich Heinrich "Fred" Aumann1 b. December, 1851
Mother*Johanna "Hanna" Wuelner1 b. February 6, 1856, d. February 3, 1936
     Hanna Louise Aumann, daughter of Friedrich Heinrich "Fred" Aumann and Johanna "Hanna" Wuelner, was born on June 26, 1877 in Madison County, Illinois.1,2 She was baptized on July 9, 1877 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, sponsors were Maria Lange and Louise Link.1
Hanna was enumerated as the daughter of Friedrich Heinrich "Fred" Aumann on the 1880 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Madison County, Illinois. She was listed as a two-year-old white female born in Illinois. She had a twin brother, Fred.3
Hanna married Heinrich Römke, son of Christian Römke and Dorres (?), in 1896 at Illinois.1,2
Hanna was enumerated as the wife of Heinrich Römke under the name of "Hanna Rombke" on the 1910 U. S. Census of Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois. She was listed as a 33-year-old female born in Illinois.2
Hanna and Heinrich Römke lived in 1930 at Collinsville Township in Illinois. Residing with them were..4
Hanna was enumerated as the wife of Heinrich Römke under the name of "Hanna Rombke" on the 1930 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Illinois. She was listed as a married 53-year-old woman born in Illinois as were her parents. She could read and write and was married for the first time at the age of 19.4
Hanna Louise was listed in Johanna "Hanna" Wuelner's obituary on February 5, 1936 as surviving.5

Family

Heinrich Römke b. 1863
Children

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  2. [S1298] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Rombke household.
  3. [S1086] Elsie M. Wasser and Marie T. Eberle, 1880 Federal Census of Madison County, Illinois, Collinsville Township, page 765.
  4. [S2291] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Rombke household.
  5. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Mrs. Hannah Aumann To Be Burried Thursday", February 5, 1936.
  6. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church, Marriage Register page 39.

Heinrich Römke1

M, #4805, b. 1863
Father*Christian Römke2 b. 1834
Mother*Dorres (?)2 b. 1834
     Heinrich Römke was also known as Rombke. Heinrich Römke, son of Christian Römke and Dorres (?), was born in 1863 in Germany.2 Conflicting evidence placed his birth during 1862 in Germany (1910 census.)3
Heinrich Römke immigrated in 1870 to Madison County, Illinois.3
Heinrich was enumerated with his parent Christian Römke on the 1870 U. S. Census for Township 3 North, Range 8 West, Madison County, Illinois. He was listed as a seven-year-old male born in Prussia.2 Heinrich Römke was naturalized circa 1875 in Illinois.3
Heinrich married Hanna Louise Aumann, daughter of Friedrich Heinrich "Fred" Aumann and Johanna "Hanna" Wuelner, in 1896 at Illinois.1,3
Heinrich is a head of household, under the name of "Henry Rombke", on the 1910 U. S. Census of Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois. He was identified as a 48-year-old male born in Germany. He was a farmer. Enumerated with him were: his wife Hanna Louise, his son Friedrich Wilhelm Heinrich, his daughters Wilhelmine Maria Hanna, Adelia and (?)3
In 1930 Heinrich Römke farmed at Collinsville Township in Madison County, Illinois.4
Hanna and Heinrich Römke lived in 1930 at Collinsville Township in Illinois. Residing with them were..4
Heinrich is a head of household on the 1930 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Illinois. He was identified as a married 67-year-old man born in Germany as were his parents. He could read and write and was not a veteran. He owned a farm (farm schedule 62) and was married for the first time at the age of 33. Enumerated with him was his wife, Hanna Louise.4 Heinrich Römke, Wilhelm Kirchhoff, Henry Langreder, Herman Wille, Anna Wille, Walter Christian Friedrich Römke and Christian Wilhelm Julius Heinrich Wille were neighbors according to the 1930 census. They were living in Collinsville Township, Illinois.5,4,6,7,8,9,10

Family

Hanna Louise Aumann b. June 26, 1877
Children

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  2. [S1264] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Christian Roempke household.
  3. [S1298] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Rombke household.
  4. [S2291] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Rombke household.
  5. [S2297] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Kirchoff household.
  6. [S2292] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Walter Rombke household.
  7. [S2293] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Jule Wille Sr household.
  8. [S2294] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), William Tegtmeier household.
  9. [S2295] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Herman Wille Sr household.
  10. [S2296] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Anna Wille household.
  11. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church, Marriage Register page 39.

Dora Aumann1

F, #4806, b. 1896
Father*Friedrich Heinrich "Fred" Aumann1 b. December, 1851
Mother*Johanna "Hanna" Wuelner1 b. February 6, 1856, d. February 3, 1936
Doris Aumann Buesking
     Dora Aumann was also known as Dorothy. Dora Aumann, daughter of Friedrich Heinrich "Fred" Aumann and Johanna "Hanna" Wuelner, was born in 1896 in Madison County, Illinois.1
Dora was enumerated as the daughter of Friedrich Heinrich "Fred" Aumann on the 1900 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Madison County, Illinois. She was listed as a four-year-old female born in Illinois.2
Dora was enumerated as the daughter of Friedrich Heinrich "Fred" Aumann under the name of "Dorothy Aumann" on the 1910 U. S. Census of Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois. She was listed as a 14-year-old female born in Illinois. She was attending school.3
Dora married Louis Buesking, son of Fred "Fritz" Buesking Sr and Catherine "Katie" Dannenberg, on August 4, 1918 at in the brides home, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.1
Dora was enumerated as the wife of Louis Buesking under the name of "Dora Busking" on the 1920 U. S. Census of Illinois. She was listed as a 23-year-old married white female born in Illinois. Her father was born in Germany and her mother in Missouri.4
Dora was listed in Johanna "Hanna" Wuelner's obituary on February 5, 1936 as surviving.5
Dora visited Ottilie "Tillie" Aumann at Pin Oak Township, Madison County, Illinois, circa October 20, 1936.6
A party was held for Dora and Louis in honor of their 45th Wedding wedding anniversary on August 4, 1963. They quietly observed the anniversary.7
Dora and Louis Buesking

Family

Louis Buesking b. January 23, 1896, d. September 17, 1985
Children

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  2. [S1290] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Fred Aumann Sr. household.
  3. [S1302] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Fred Aumann household.
  4. [S1200] 1920 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Louis Buesking household.
  5. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Mrs. Hannah Aumann To Be Burried Thursday", February 5, 1936.
  6. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper , October 26, 1936.
  7. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "45th Wedding Anniversary Sunday", August 2, 1963.
  8. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church, Confirmation Register page 56.
  9. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church, Confirmation Register page 60.

Louis Buesking

M, #4807, b. January 23, 1896, d. September 17, 1985
Father*Fred "Fritz" Buesking Sr1 b. July 16, 1857, d. May 11, 1936
Mother*Catherine "Katie" Dannenberg1 b. December 21, 1862
Louis Buesking
     Louis Buesking was also known as Busking.2 His full name was Friedrich Claus Herman Louis.3 Louis Buesking was also known as Büsking.1 Louis Buesking, son of Fred "Fritz" Buesking Sr and Catherine "Katie" Dannenberg, was born on January 23, 1896 in Madison County, Illinois.3 Conflicting evidence placed his birth July 25, 1896 (St. John's Lutheran Church records.)1 He was baptized on January 23, 1896 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, sponsors were Herman Dannenberg, Friedrich Diepholz and C. Bruns.3
Louis was enumerated as the son of Fred "Fritz" Buesking Sr under the name of "Louis Busking" on the 1910 U. S. Census of Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois. He was listed as a 14-year-old male born in Illinois.4
While at work in the mine at Maryville on December 27, 1915, Louis dislocated his shoulder for the third time. He was taken to the Harrison hospital at Collinsville and given treatment. After his shoulder was set he was taken home.5
Louis attended a party held by Henry Dannenberg and Emma Dannenberg on May 6, 1916 at Plesant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.6 Louis Buesking was employed by Richards Brick Company from 1918 to 1963.7
Louis married Dora Aumann, daughter of Friedrich Heinrich "Fred" Aumann and Johanna "Hanna" Wuelner, on August 4, 1918 at in the brides home, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.1
Louis is a head of household, under the name of "Louis Busking", on the 1920 U. S. Census of Illinois. He was identified as a 23-year-old married white male born in Illinois living in a rented home. His mother-in-law Hanna Aumann was residing with him. He was employed as a car blocker in a coal mine. Enumerated with him were: his wife Dora, his mother-in-law Johanna "Hanna" Wuelner.8 Louis gave the bride at the wedding of Virgil Alvin Hecht and Bernice Buesking on June 1, 1941 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Illinois.1
A party was held for Louis and Dora in honor of their 45th Wedding wedding anniversary on August 4, 1963. They quietly observed the anniversary.7
Dora and Louis Buesking

Louis Buesking lived in 1970 Collinsville, Madison County, Illinois.
Louis died on September 17, 1985 in Illinois at age 89.1 He was buried in St. John's Lutheran Cemetery in Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1910Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, IllinoisFred "Fritz" Buesking Sr4
1920IllinoisLouis Buesking8

Family

Dora Aumann b. 1896
Children

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  2. [S1319] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Fred Busking household.
  3. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church, Baptismal Register page 136.
  4. [S1318] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Dannenberg household.
  5. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Shoulder Out of Place", December 28, 1915.
  6. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Party at Pleasant Ridge", May 6, 1916.
  7. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "45th Wedding Anniversary Sunday", August 2, 1963.
  8. [S1200] 1920 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Louis Buesking household.
  9. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church, Confirmation Register page 56.
  10. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church, Confirmation Register page 60.

Verna Friedhoff1

F, #4808
     Verna married Walter Gerling.
Verna was listed in Arlyn H. Gerling's obituary as surviving.1

Family

Walter Gerling
Child

Citations

  1. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Arlyn H. Gerling, 50, Dies in St. Louis", December 12, 1975.

Clarence Wesley Herder1,2

M, #4809, b. August 29, 1891, d. July 24, 1953
Father*August Herder d. before 1953
Mother*Mary Abegg d. 1909
     Clarence Wesley Herder was also known as Heder. Clarence Wesley Herder, son of August Herder and Mary Abegg, was born on August 29, 1891 in Edwardsville, Madison County, Illinois.1,2
Clarence served circa 1918 in the U. S. Forces during World War I, stationed at England.2
Clarence married Josephine Deterding, daughter of Christian Friedrich Wilhelm Deterding and Maria Schildmeier, on June 25, 1919 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.1,2
Clarence died on July 24, 1953 at 418 Cherry Street in Edwardsville, Madison County, Illinois, at age 61.2
His obituary was published in the Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper on July 25, 1953.2 His obituary stated:
Clarence Wesley Herder, 61, a lifelong resident of Edwardsville, died Friday at $:30 p.m. at his residence, 419 Cherry street, from a heart attack.
     He was born Aug. 29, 1891, in Edwardsville, the son of the late August and Mary Abegg Herder. On June 25, 1919, he was married at Pleasant Ridge to Miss Josephine Deterding of Collinsville.
     Besides his wife, he is survived by one daughter, Mrs. Herman (Gladys) Winter, Jr., of Edwardsville; two brothers, Walter A. of Edwardsville and Arthur L. of St. Louis; and one sister, Mrs. Julia Motz of Danville, Ill.
     He was preceded in death by four brothers and three sisters.
     Mr. Herder was a veteran of World War I and served in the U. S. forces in England, a member of the VFW Post 1299 of Edwardsville and East St. Louis bricklayers local.
     The body may be viewed at the Lesley Marks funeral home after 7 p.m. Saturday until the hour of service, 2:30 p.m. Monday from the funeral home. The Rev. A. H. Herpolsheimer will officiate.
     Burial will be in the Garden of Crosses, Sunset Hill cemetery.
2

Clarence Wesley's wake was held on July 25, 1953 at Lesley Marks Funeral Home, Edwardsville, Madison County, Illinois.2
His funeral service was held on July 27, 1953 at Lesley Marks Funeral Home, Illinois.2 He was buried on July 27, 1953 in Sunset Hills Memorial Estates in Edwardsville, Madison County, Illinois, in the Garden of Crosses.2

Family

Josephine Deterding b. 1893

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  2. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Clarence W. Herder", July 25, 1953.

Howard Gunderson1

M, #4810

Family

Lorna Langreder b. August 12, 1917

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.

Clara Etchella1

F, #4811, b. circa 1915
Father*Mike Etchella
     Clara Etchella, daughter of Mike Etchella, was born circa 1915.1
Clara married Raymond Langreder, son of Henry Langreder and Anna "Minnie" Wesemann, circa 1934.1

Family

Raymond Langreder b. February 17, 1912, d. June 28, 1959

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.

Carol Ann Langreder1

F, #4812
Father*Raymond Langreder1 b. February 17, 1912, d. June 28, 1959
Mother*Clara Etchella1 b. circa 1915

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.

James Langreder1

M, #4813
Father*Raymond Langreder1 b. February 17, 1912, d. June 28, 1959
Mother*Clara Etchella1 b. circa 1915

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.

Mike Etchella

M, #4814

Family

Child

Friedrich Herman Schunke1

M, #4815, b. June 13, 1907
Father*Heinrich Carl Wilhelm "Henry" Schunke1 b. March 6, 1875, d. February 26, 1968
Mother*Lena Rasche1 b. January 4, 1878, d. September 1, 1961
     He was normally known as Herman. Friedrich Herman Schunke, son of Heinrich Carl Wilhelm "Henry" Schunke and Lena Rasche, was born on June 13, 1907 in Madison County, Illinois.1 He was baptized on June 15, 1907 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, sponsors were Friedrich Rasche and Hermann Schunke.1
Friedrich was enumerated as the son of Heinrich Carl Wilhelm "Henry" Schunke under the name of "Herman Shunke" on the 1930 U. S. Census of Illinois. He was listed as a single 22-year-old male bon in Illinois. His mother and father were both born in Illinois. He was employed as a farm laborer and was not a veteran.2

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1930Madison County, IllinoisHeinrich Carl Wilhelm "Henry" Schunke2

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  2. [S2236] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Schunke household.

Anna Maria Adelia Schunke1

F, #4816, b. October 6, 1898, d. March 17, 1979
Father*Heinrich Carl Wilhelm "Henry" Schunke2 b. March 6, 1875, d. February 26, 1968
Mother*Lena Rasche2 b. January 4, 1878, d. September 1, 1961
     Anna Maria Adelia Schunke never married. She was normally known as Adelia. Anna Maria Adelia Schunke, daughter of Heinrich Carl Wilhelm "Henry" Schunke and Lena Rasche, was born on October 6, 1898 in Madison County, Illinois.2 Anna Maria Adelia Schunke was confirmed on April 9, 1911 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois; scripture reading was Revelations 3 : 20.1
Anna died on March 17, 1979 in Illinois at age 80.2 She was buried in St. John's Lutheran Cemetery in Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.2

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church, Confirmation Register page 41.
  2. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.

Elva May Schunke1

F, #4817
Father*Heinrich Carl Wilhelm "Henry" Schunke1 b. March 6, 1875, d. February 26, 1968
Mother*Lena Rasche1 b. January 4, 1878, d. September 1, 1961

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.

Leora Wilhelmine Christine Schunke1

F, #4818, b. September 2, 1918, d. January 17, 1919
Father*Heinrich Carl Wilhelm "Henry" Schunke1 b. March 6, 1875, d. February 26, 1968
Mother*Lena Rasche1 b. January 4, 1878, d. September 1, 1961
     She was normally known as Leona. Leora Wilhelmine Christine Schunke was also known as Leara. Leora Wilhelmine Christine Schunke, daughter of Heinrich Carl Wilhelm "Henry" Schunke and Lena Rasche, was born on September 2, 1918 in Madison County, Illinois.1 She was baptized on September 15, 1918 at at home, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, sponsors were Mrs. Henry Wille and Mrs. Fred Kuhlmann.1
Leora died on January 17, 1919 in Illinois of bronchitis.1 She was buried on January 21, 1919 in St. John's Lutheran Cemetery in Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.

Maria Elisa Theresia "Theresa" Rasche1

F, #4819, b. January 18, 1894
Father*Friedreich Heinrich "Fred" Rasche1 b. May 1, 1846, d. November 21, 1932
Mother*Johanna Elisabeth "Anna" Peters1 b. November 21, 1852, d. February 5, 1909
     Her nickname was "Theresa."
Maria married (?) Wiggins.1 Maria Elisa Theresia "Theresa" Rasche, daughter of Friedreich Heinrich "Fred" Rasche and Johanna Elisabeth "Anna" Peters, was born on January 18, 1894 in Madison County, Illinois.1 She was baptized on February 4, 1894 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, sponsors were M. Blum, E. Ahlsmeier and Herman Schunke.1

Family

(?) Wiggins

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.

(?) Wiggins1

M, #4820

Family

Maria Elisa Theresia "Theresa" Rasche b. January 18, 1894

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.

Abraham Naff1

M, #4821

Family

Child

Citations

  1. [S1910] Internet Site: Boone Family Web Site).

Katharine "Katie" Holz1

F, #4822, b. July 28, 1849, d. September 17, 1916
Father*Johann Adolph Holz1 b. December, 1800, d. October 19, 1869
Mother*Anna Maria Barnhorst1 d. February 18, 1862
     Katharine "Katie" Holz was also known as Caroline. Her nickname was "Katie."2 She was normally known as Catharine. Katharine "Katie" Holz, daughter of Johann Adolph Holz and Anna Maria Barnhorst, was born on July 28, 1849 in Hanover, Germany.1
Katharine was enumerated with Diedrich Munion on the 1860 U. S. Census for Township 3 North, Range 8 West, Madison County, Illinois. No relationship was stated. She was listed as an 11-year-old female born in Prussia, living with Diedrick Munion but no relationship is shown.3
Katharine married Dietrich "Dick" Wesemann, son of Carl Dietrich Wesemann and Elisabetha "Mena" Halsfelds, on February 24, 1867 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois. in a ceremony performed by A. Wagner. Recorded in book 6, page 209, certificate 380 of Madison County, Illinois.1,4
Katharine was enumerated as the wife of Dietrich "Dick" Wesemann under the name of "Katie Weseman" on the 1880 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Madison County, Illinois. She was listed as a 30-year-old white female born in Illinois.5
Katharine died on September 17, 1916 in Madison County, Illinois, at age 67 cause of death was asthma.1 She was buried on September 30, 1916 in St. John's Lutheran Cemetery in Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.1
Dietrich and Catherine Wesemann Tombstone

Family

Dietrich "Dick" Wesemann b. November 4, 1850, d. November 12, 1924
Children

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  2. [S1086] Elsie M. Wasser and Marie T. Eberle, 1880 Federal Census of Madison County, Illinois, page 762.
  3. [S1254] 1860 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Diedrich Munion household.
  4. [S789] Jane Shelley and Elsie M. Wasser, Madison County Illinois, Marriage Record Index Volume III, Page 49.
  5. [S1086] Elsie M. Wasser and Marie T. Eberle, 1880 Federal Census of Madison County, Illinois, Collinsville Township, page 762.
  6. [S556] Internet Site: Find-A-Grave Web Site).

Liddi Kuhlman1

F, #4823, b. September 24, 1880, d. before September, 1953
Father*Charles Kuhlman1 b. October 2, 1853, d. before September, 1953
Mother*Augusta Elisabeth Gerling1 b. November 5, 1858, d. March 18, 1926
     Liddi Kuhlman, daughter of Charles Kuhlman and Augusta Elisabeth Gerling, was born on September 24, 1880 in Madison County, Illinois.1 She was baptized on October 10, 1880 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, sponsors were Maria Kuhlman, August Gerling and Emilia Kuhlman.1 Her baptism name was Maria Augusta Emilia Lydia.1
Liddimarried,Eduard Kölling (his first marriage) , son of Carl Heinrich Friedrich Wilhelm Kölling and Sophie Wilhelmine Charlotte Witte, on April 22, 1900 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Illinois.1
Liddi died before September, 1953.2
Liddi was mentioned in Augusta Kuhlman's obituary as preceding the deceased in death.2

Family

Eduard Kölling b. 1877
Children

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  2. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Augusta Kolling", September 23, 1953.

Eduard Kölling1

M, #4824, b. 1877
Father*Carl Heinrich Friedrich Wilhelm Kölling1 b. July, 1843
Mother*Sophie Wilhelmine Charlotte Witte1 b. January, 1848
     Eduard Kölling, son of Carl Heinrich Friedrich Wilhelm Kölling and Sophie Wilhelmine Charlotte Witte, was born in 1877.1
Eduard (his first marriage) married Liddi Kuhlman, daughter of Charles Kuhlman and Augusta Elisabeth Gerling, on April 22, 1900 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.1
Eduard (his second marriage) married Anna Horstmann on December 2, 1914 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Illinois.1

Family 1

Liddi Kuhlman b. September 24, 1880, d. before September, 1953
Children

Family 2

Anna Horstmann b. 1873

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.

Carl Heinrich Friedrich Wilhelm Kölling1

M, #4825, b. July, 1843
Father*Karl Friedrich Kölling1 d. before 1866
Mother*Charlotte Settmeyer1
     He was normally known as Wilhelm. Carl Heinrich Friedrich Wilhelm Kölling, son of Karl Friedrich Kölling and Charlotte Settmeyer, was born in July, 1843 in Hüllhorst, Kreis Minden-Lübbecke, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany, near Minden.1
Carl married Sophie Wilhelmine Charlotte Witte, daughter of Ernst Witte and Sophie Wilhelmine Charlotte Pipenbrink, on February 23, 1868 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois. ceremony performed by T. Ruhland. Recorded in book 6, page 219, certificate 773 Madison County, Illinois.1,2

Family

Sophie Wilhelmine Charlotte Witte b. January, 1848
Children

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  2. [S789] Jane Shelley and Elsie M. Wasser, Madison County Illinois, Marriage Record Index Volume III, Page 25.

Sophie Wilhelmine Charlotte Witte1

F, #4826, b. January, 1848
Father*Ernst Witte1 b. 1815, d. January 25, 1885
Mother*Sophie Wilhelmine Charlotte Pipenbrink1 b. 1823
     She was normally known as Wilhelmine. Sophie Wilhelmine Charlotte Witte, daughter of Ernst Witte and Sophie Wilhelmine Charlotte Pipenbrink, was born in January, 1848 in Fort Wayne, Allen County, Indiana.1
Sophie married Carl Heinrich Friedrich Wilhelm Kölling, son of Karl Friedrich Kölling and Charlotte Settmeyer, on February 23, 1868 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois. ceremony performed by T. Ruhland. Recorded in book 6, page 219, certificate 773 Madison County, Illinois.1,2

Family

Carl Heinrich Friedrich Wilhelm Kölling b. July, 1843
Children

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  2. [S789] Jane Shelley and Elsie M. Wasser, Madison County Illinois, Marriage Record Index Volume III, Page 25.

Gustav Wesemann1

M, #4827
Father*Dietrich "Dick" Wesemann1 b. November 4, 1850, d. November 12, 1924
Mother*Katharine "Katie" Holz1 b. July 28, 1849, d. September 17, 1916

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.

Julius Wesemann

M, #4828, b. September 2, 1877
Father*Dietrich "Dick" Wesemann1 b. November 4, 1850, d. November 12, 1924
Mother*Katharine "Katie" Holz1 b. July 28, 1849, d. September 17, 1916
     Julius Wesemann, son of Dietrich "Dick" Wesemann and Katharine "Katie" Holz, was born on September 2, 1877 in Madison County, Illinois.1 He was baptized on September 15, 1877 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, sponsors were Friedrich Rasche, Christian Horstmann, Conrad Wesemann, Herman Wesemann and Wilhelm Wesemann.1 His baptism name was Friedrich Christian Conrad Hermann Wilhelm Julius.1
Julius married Emma Schulz, daughter of Gottlieb Schulz and Henriette Witte, on December 16, 1894 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Illinois.1
Julius was listed in Anna "Minnie" Wesemann's obituary on February 7, 1953 as surviving.2

Family

Emma Schulz b. 1875
Children

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  2. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Mrs. Anna Langreder", February 7, 1953.

Emma Schulz1

F, #4829, b. 1875
Father*Gottlieb Schulz1
Mother*Henriette Witte1 b. June 18, 1845, d. December 20, 1935
     Emma Schulz was also known as Pauline. Emma Schulz, daughter of Gottlieb Schulz and Henriette Witte, was born in 1875 in Madison County, Illinois.1
Emma married Julius Wesemann, son of Dietrich "Dick" Wesemann and Katharine "Katie" Holz, on December 16, 1894 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.1
Emma was not mentioned in Henriette Witte's obituary on December 21, 1935and presumed to have preceding the deceased in death.2

Family

Julius Wesemann b. September 2, 1877
Children

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  2. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Mrs. Schultz Dies", December 21, 1935.

Gottlieb Schulz1

M, #4830
     Gottlieb married Henriette Witte circa 1865.1

Family

Henriette Witte b. June 18, 1845, d. December 20, 1935
Children

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  2. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Mrs. Schultz Dies", December 21, 1935.