Engel Maria (Mary) Piepenbrink

F, #7394, b. 27 June 1860, d. 6 February 1916
Married NameHer married name was Bernhard.
Birth*27 June 1860Engel Maria (Mary) Piepenbrink was born on 27 June 1860 at Washington Twp, Will Co, IL.
Baptism29 June 1860She was baptized on 29 June 1860 at St Johns Lutheran Church of Eagle Lake, Beecher, Will Co, IL.
Marriage*11 May 1882She married Friedrich (Fritz) Bernhard on 11 May 1882 at Beecher, Will Co, IL.
Death*6 February 1916Engel Maria (Mary) Piepenbrink died on 6 February 1916 at Beecher, Will Co, IL, at age 55.
Burial*She was buried at Beecher, Will Co, IL.

Family

Friedrich (Fritz) Bernhard b. 21 Mar 1861, d. 25 Aug 1941
Child

Engel Sophia Charlotta Piepenbrink

F, #7282, d. after 1858
Birth*Engel Sophia Charlotta Piepenbrink was born at Hohnhorst-Ohndorf, Schaumburg, Lower Saxony, Germany.
Married NameHer married name was Winkelhake.
Marriage*She married Heinrich Gottlieb Conrad Winkelhake.
Death*after 1858Engel Sophia Charlotta Piepenbrink died after 1858.

Family

Heinrich Gottlieb Conrad Winkelhake d. a 1858
Child

Francis (Viola) Piepenbrink

F, #8465, b. 19 December 1911, d. 15 September 1994
FatherAlbert Fred Piepenbrink b. 5 Mar 1885, d. 2 Apr 1922
MotherSophia Klocksieben b. 14 Feb 1891, d. 10 Dec 1970
Relationship9th cousin of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Bremers in Helsinghausen
Descendants of Hans Grawert
Married NameHer married name was Steiber.
Married NameHer married name was Hasemann.
Marriage*Francis (Viola) Piepenbrink married Johann (John) Hasemann Sr, son of Johann (John) Hasemann and Louise Winzenburg.
Marriage*Francis (Viola) Piepenbrink married Edward Wilhelm Steiber, son of Wilhelm Carl Steiber and Dorothea Engelking.
Birth*19 December 1911Francis (Viola) Piepenbrink was born on 19 December 1911.
She was the daughter of Albert Fred Piepenbrink and Sophia Klocksieben.
SSN*between 1971 and 1972Her Social Security Number was 358-52-8384; issued between 1971 and 1972 at IL.
Death*15 September 1994Francis (Viola) Piepenbrink died on 15 September 1994 at St Joseph, Champaign Co, IL, at age 82.

Family 1

Johann (John) Hasemann Sr b. 1886, d. 1940
Marriage*She married Johann (John) Hasemann Sr, son of Johann (John) Hasemann and Louise Winzenburg.
Child

Family 2

Edward Wilhelm Steiber b. 29 Jan 1907, d. 20 May 1972
Marriage*Francis (Viola) Piepenbrink married Edward Wilhelm Steiber, son of Wilhelm Carl Steiber and Dorothea Engelking.

Hans Heinrich Piepenbrink

M, #8424, b. 20 December 1798, d. 16 January 1855
Birth*20 December 1798Hans Heinrich Piepenbrink was born on 20 December 1798 at #11, Hohnhorst-Ohndorf, Schaumburg, Lower Saxony, Germany.
Baptism23 December 1798He was baptized on 23 December 1798 at St Martin Lutheran Church, Hohnhorst, Schaumburg, Lower Saxony, Germany.
Occupation*He was a Landman/Ackermann.
Marriage*19 October 1820He married Anna Sophia Charlotta (Lotto) Meyer on 19 October 1820 at St Martin Lutheran Church, Hohnhorst, Schaumburg, Lower Saxony, Germany.
Death*16 January 1855Hans Heinrich Piepenbrink died on 16 January 1855 at Hohnhorst-Ohndorf, Schaumburg, Lower Saxony, Germany, at age 56.

Family

Anna Sophia Charlotta (Lotto) Meyer b. 31 Aug 1804, d. 19 Apr 1852
Child

Harold Carl Piepenbrink

M, #8592, b. 6 July 1922, d. December 1976
FatherEdward Conrad Piepenbrink b. 18 Nov 1889, d. 9 May 1963
MotherMartha Lutz b. 24 Sep 1891, d. 25 Aug 1952
Relationship9th cousin of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Bremers in Helsinghausen
Descendants of Hans Grawert
Birth*6 July 1922Harold Carl Piepenbrink was born on 6 July 1922 at WI.
He was the son of Edward Conrad Piepenbrink and Martha Lutz.
(Witness) Census8 April 1930Harold Carl Piepenbrink appeared on the census of 8 April 1930 in the household of Edward Conrad Piepenbrink and Martha Lutz at Beaver Dam, Dodge Co, WI.
SSN*before 1951His Social Security Number was 318-20-2137; issued before 1951 at IL.
Death*December 1976Harold Carl Piepenbrink died in December 1976 at age 54.

Harry Fred Piepenbrink

M, #8670, b. 24 February 1914, d. 27 October 2004
FatherJohann Friedrich (Fred) Piepenbrink b. 24 Nov 1886, d. 19 Feb 1977
MotherIda Ruhe b. 3 Mar 1886, d. 21 Jul 1972
Relationship9th cousin of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Bremers in Helsinghausen (#1)
Descendants of Bremers in Helsinghausen (#2)
Descendants of Hans Grawert (#1)
Descendants of Hans Grawert (#2)
Birth*24 February 1914Harry Fred Piepenbrink was born on 24 February 1914 at Crete, Will Co, IL.
He was the son of Johann Friedrich (Fred) Piepenbrink and Ida Ruhe.
(Witness) Census2 April 1930Harry Fred Piepenbrink appeared on the census of 2 April 1930 in the household of Johann Friedrich (Fred) Piepenbrink and Ida Ruhe at Crete, Will Co, IL.
Graduation*1932Harry Fred Piepenbrink graduated in 1932 from Bloom Township High School, Chicago Heights, Cook Co, IL.
Attended*He attended at Greer College of Manual Arts, Chicago, Cook Co, IL.
Marriage*25 April 1936He married Lucinda Marie (Sally) Wassmann, daughter of Johann (John) Heinrich Wassmann and Minna Ida Frautnick, on 25 April 1936 at Ormsby, Watonwan Co, MN.
SSN*before 1951His Social Security Number was 329-07-1035; issued before 1951 at IL.
Death*27 October 2004Harry Fred Piepenbrink died on 27 October 2004 at Raphine, Rockbridge Co, VA, at age 90.
Obituary*30 October 2004Piepenbrink, Harry
News Virginian
Saturday, October 30, 2004

Harry Piepenbrink

RAPHINE - Harry Fred Piepenbrink was born to Fred J. and Ida (Ruhe) Piepenbrink on Feb. 24, 1914, in Crete, Will County, Ill.

He was baptized and confirmed at Trinity Lutheran Church in Crete where he attended its parochial grade school. After graduating from Bloom Township High School in Chicago Heights, Ill., in 1932, he attended the Greer College of Manual Arts in Chicago.

On April 25, 1936, Harry was united in marriage with Lucinda M. "Sally" Wassmann of Ormsby, Watonwan County, Minn. Following their marriage at Immanuel Lutheran Church near Ormsby, they made their home in Crete, where they lived for 50 years. Harry was employed at the Victor Chemical Company in Chicago Heights, and subsequently as plant engineer at the Stauffer Chemical Company in Joliet, Ill.

In 1986, Harry and Sally moved to rural Waynesboro, Augusta County, and in August 2004, Harry moved to the Blue Ridge Christian Home near Raphine, in Rockbridge County.

He was a member of Bethany Lutheran Church in Waynesboro.

Mr. Piepenbrink died Oct. 27, 2004, at the age of 90 years.

Survivors include one son, Howard H. Piepenbrink of Alexandria; and two daughters, Carol A. (Mrs. Reuben) Moore of Calabash, N.C., and Ruth P. (Mrs. George A.) Coyner of Waynesboro; five grandchildren, Reuben L. Moore, Nathaniel J. Moore and wife, Jennifer, Leslie A. Moore Argenta and husband, Chris, Anne Coyner Schatz and husband, Ryan, and Mary Coyner Adams and husband, Charlie; two great-grandchildren, Hendrick Leonard Moore and Lucas Coyner Schatz; one sister-in-law, Florence Johnson Piepenbrink; and nieces, nephews and cousins.

Harry was preceded in death by his wife, Sally; his parents; one sister, Verna L Piepenbrink; and one brother, Robert E. Piepenbrink.

A memorial service will be held Friday (Nov. 5, 2004) at 11 a.m. at Bethany Lutheran Church. Interment to take place at Trinity Lutheran Cemetery in Crete, Ill.

Honorary pallbearers will be Martin Haemker, Paul Haemker, Walter Oestermeyer, Tom Piepenbrink, Tim Piepenbrink, Steve Piepenbrink, Charles Nibbe, Paul Haertel and Harry Smith.

McDow Funeral Home is handling local arrangements.

Burial*November 2004He was buried in November 2004 at Trinity Lutheran Church Cemetery, Crete, Will Co, IL.

Family

Lucinda Marie (Sally) Wassmann b. 25 Aug 1911, d. 3 Jul 2004
Marriage*25 April 1936He married Lucinda Marie (Sally) Wassmann, daughter of Johann (John) Heinrich Wassmann and Minna Ida Frautnick, on 25 April 1936 at Ormsby, Watonwan Co, MN.

Heinrich (Wilhelm) Piepenbrink

M, #8608, b. 8 June 1854, d. 3 November 1923
FatherJohann (John) Otto Piepenbrink b. 24 Apr 1826, d. 24 Jan 1900
MotherCatharina Maria (Sophia) Wille b. 2 Jan 1826, d. 28 Dec 1907
Relationship7th cousin 2 times removed of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Bremers in Helsinghausen
Descendants of Hans Grawert (#1)
Descendants of Hans Grawert (#2)
Birth*8 June 1854Heinrich (Wilhelm) Piepenbrink was born on 8 June 1854 at Crete, Will Co, IL.
He was the son of Johann (John) Otto Piepenbrink and Catharina Maria (Sophia) Wille.
Baptism9 July 1854Heinrich (Wilhelm) Piepenbrink was baptized on 9 July 1854 at Trinity Lutheran Church, Crete, Will Co, IL.
Marriage*23 October 1879He married Sophia (Maria) Meyer, daughter of Johann (John) Otto Meier and Anna Sophia Rinne, on 23 October 1879 at Crete, Will Co, IL.
Death*3 November 1923Heinrich (Wilhelm) Piepenbrink died on 3 November 1923 at Crete, Will Co, IL, at age 69.
Burial*He was buried at Crete, Will Co, IL.

Family

Sophia (Maria) Meyer b. 8 Sep 1858, d. 30 Jun 1932
Children

Heinrich Conrad Piepenbrink

M, #8547, b. 8 March 1885, d. August 1974
FatherJohann Heinrich (Conrad) Piepenbrink b. 20 Dec 1851, d. 17 Jan 1913
MotherEngel Maria (Sophia) Engelking b. 19 Jun 1858, d. 4 Feb 1935
Relationship8th cousin 1 time removed of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Bremers in Helsinghausen
Descendants of Hans Grawert
Birth*8 March 1885Heinrich Conrad Piepenbrink was born on 8 March 1885 at Crete, Will Co, IL.
He was the son of Johann Heinrich (Conrad) Piepenbrink and Engel Maria (Sophia) Engelking.
Marriage*3 September 1911Heinrich Conrad Piepenbrink married Amalia Augusta Redeker on 3 September 1911.
Census*1920Heinrich Conrad Piepenbrink appeared on the census of 1920 at Crete Twp, Will Co, IL.
SSN*before 1951His Social Security Number was 327-24-8425; issued before 1951 at IL.
Death*August 1974He died in August 1974 at Crete, Will Co, IL, at age 89.
Burial*He was buried at Crete, Will Co, IL.

Family

Amalia Augusta Redeker b. 13 Oct 1888, d. 27 Oct 1971
Marriage*3 September 1911He married Amalia Augusta Redeker on 3 September 1911.
Children

Heinrich Friedrich Piepenbrink

M, #8493, b. 8 December 1849, d. after 1902
FatherJohann (John) Otto Piepenbrink b. 24 Apr 1826, d. 24 Jan 1900
MotherCatharina Maria (Sophia) Wille b. 2 Jan 1826, d. 28 Dec 1907
Relationship7th cousin 2 times removed of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Bremers in Helsinghausen
Descendants of Hans Grawert
Birth*8 December 1849Heinrich Friedrich Piepenbrink was born on 8 December 1849 at Crete, Will Co, IL.
He was the son of Johann (John) Otto Piepenbrink and Catharina Maria (Sophia) Wille.
Occupation*Heinrich Friedrich Piepenbrink was a Sheriff.
Marriage*25 February 1879He married Margaretha Sehring on 25 February 1879.
Death*after 1902Heinrich Friedrich Piepenbrink died after 1902 at Joliet, Will Co, IL.

Family

Margaretha Sehring d. a 1902
Children

Helen Piepenbrink

F, #8984, b. 22 March 1920, d. 10 March 1960
ChartsDescendants of Bremers in Helsinghausen
Descendants of Hans Grawert
Married NameHer married name was Koelling.
Birth*22 March 1920Helen Piepenbrink was born on 22 March 1920 at Eagle Lake, Will Co, IL.
Marriage*27 May 1945She married Arthur (Adelbert) Koelling, son of Heinrich Wilhelm (Christoph) Koelling and Emma Diersen, on 27 May 1945.
Death*10 March 1960Helen Piepenbrink died on 10 March 1960 at Crete, Will Co, IL, at age 39.
Burial*She was buried at Crete, Will Co, IL.
NoSSNApril 1998No record of her Social Security Number was found in April 1998; Not Possible.

Family

Arthur (Adelbert) Koelling b. 27 Oct 1907, d. 17 Dec 1957

Ida Dorothea Piepenbrink

F, #8436, b. 19 December 1879, d. 14 February 1926
FatherJohann (Otto) Piepenbrink b. 5 Jan 1847, d. 10 May 1921
MotherDorothea Arkenberg b. 8 Jan 1850, d. 27 Jan 1914
Relationship8th cousin 1 time removed of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Bremers in Helsinghausen (#1)
Descendants of Bremers in Helsinghausen (#2)
Descendants of Hans Grawert (#1)
Descendants of Hans Grawert (#2)
Married NameHer married name was Diersen.
Birth*19 December 1879Ida Dorothea Piepenbrink was born on 19 December 1879 at Crete, Will Co, IL.
She was the daughter of Johann (Otto) Piepenbrink and Dorothea Arkenberg.
Baptism1 January 1880Ida Dorothea Piepenbrink was baptized on 1 January 1880 at Trinity Lutheran Church, Crete, Will Co, IL.
Marriage*16 June 1904She married Friedrich (Gottlieb) Diersen, son of Johann Wilhelm (JW) Heinrich Diersen and Engel Maria (Sophia) Desenisz, on 16 June 1904 at Crete, Will Co, IL.
Death*14 February 1926Ida Dorothea Piepenbrink died on 14 February 1926 at Crete, Will Co, IL, at age 46.
Burial*She was buried at Crete, Will Co, IL.

Family

Friedrich (Gottlieb) Diersen b. 6 Dec 1874, d. 18 Nov 1941
Marriage*16 June 1904She married Friedrich (Gottlieb) Diersen, son of Johann Wilhelm (JW) Heinrich Diersen and Engel Maria (Sophia) Desenisz, on 16 June 1904 at Crete, Will Co, IL.
Children

Infant Daughter Piepenbrink

F, #8607, b. 2 January 1927, d. 2 January 1927
FatherMartin Piepenbrink b. 21 Aug 1895, d. Aug 1970
MotherAmanda Kluender b. 30 May 1892, d. Sep 1970
Relationship9th cousin of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Bremers in Helsinghausen
Descendants of Hans Grawert
Death*2 January 1927Infant Daughter Piepenbrink died on 2 January 1927.
Birth*2 January 1927She was born on 2 January 1927.
She was the daughter of Martin Piepenbrink and Amanda Kluender.
Burial*Infant Daughter Piepenbrink was buried at Crete, Will Co, IL.

Irene Piepenbrink

F, #8712, b. 18 August 1919
FatherJohann Walther (Walter) Piepenbrink b. 6 Apr 1887, d. 10 Nov 1929
MotherEleonora (Nora) Wilkening b. 17 Sep 1889, d. Feb 1982
Relationship9th cousin of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Bremers in Helsinghausen
Descendants of Hans Grawert
Married NameHer married name was Freerking.
Birth*18 August 1919Irene Piepenbrink was born on 18 August 1919 at Crete, Will Co, IL.
She was the daughter of Johann Walther (Walter) Piepenbrink and Eleonora (Nora) Wilkening.
NoSSN*April 1998No record of her Social Security Number was found in April 1998.

James Allen Piepenbrink

M, #8690, b. 14 June 1952, d. 19 June 1952
FatherRobert Earl Piepenbrink b. 20 Dec 1918
Relationship9th cousin 1 time removed of Verna Jean Bremer
Birth*14 June 1952James Allen Piepenbrink was born on 14 June 1952.
He was the son of Robert Earl Piepenbrink.
Death*19 June 1952James Allen Piepenbrink died on 19 June 1952 at Crete, Will Co, IL.
Burial*He was buried at Crete, Will Co, IL.

Johann (Hermann) Piepenbrink

M, #8619, b. 25 February 1883, d. 14 December 1944
FatherHeinrich (Wilhelm) Piepenbrink b. 8 Jun 1854, d. 3 Nov 1923
MotherSophia (Maria) Meyer b. 8 Sep 1858, d. 30 Jun 1932
Relationship8th cousin 1 time removed of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Bremers in Helsinghausen (#1)
Descendants of Bremers in Helsinghausen (#2)
Descendants of Hans Grawert (#1)
Descendants of Hans Grawert (#2)
Birth*25 February 1883Johann (Hermann) Piepenbrink was born on 25 February 1883 at Crete, Will Co, IL.
He was the son of Heinrich (Wilhelm) Piepenbrink and Sophia (Maria) Meyer.
Baptism25 March 1883Johann (Hermann) Piepenbrink was baptized on 25 March 1883 at Trinity Lutheran Church, Crete, Will Co, IL.
Marriage*16 October 1910He married Anna Diersen, daughter of Johann Wilhelm (JW) Heinrich Diersen and Engel Maria (Sophia) Desenisz, on 16 October 1910 at Crete, Will Co, IL.
Census*1920Johann (Hermann) Piepenbrink appeared on the census of 1920 at Crete Twp, Will Co, IL.
Death*14 December 1944He died on 14 December 1944 at Crete, Will Co, IL, at age 61.
Burial*He was buried at Crete, Will Co, IL.

Family

Anna Diersen b. 12 Jan 1883, d. 11 Feb 1948
Marriage*16 October 1910He married Anna Diersen, daughter of Johann Wilhelm (JW) Heinrich Diersen and Engel Maria (Sophia) Desenisz, on 16 October 1910 at Crete, Will Co, IL.
Children

Johann (John) Henrich Philip Piepenbrink

M, #8662, b. 12 August 1856, d. 29 April 1931
FatherJohann (John) Otto Piepenbrink b. 24 Apr 1826, d. 24 Jan 1900
MotherCatharina Maria (Sophia) Wille b. 2 Jan 1826, d. 28 Dec 1907
Relationship7th cousin 2 times removed of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Bremers in Helsinghausen
Descendants of Hans Grawert
Birth*12 August 1856Johann (John) Henrich Philip Piepenbrink was born on 12 August 1856 at Crete, Will Co, IL.
He was the son of Johann (John) Otto Piepenbrink and Catharina Maria (Sophia) Wille.
Baptism21 September 1856Johann (John) Henrich Philip Piepenbrink was baptized on 21 September 1856 at Trinity Lutheran Church, Crete, Will Co, IL.
Marriage*20 April 1884He married Engel Sophia Maria (Louise) Dohmeier, daughter of Johann (Otto) Dohmeyer and Engel (Maria) Sophia Schweer, on 20 April 1884 at Crete, Will Co, IL.
Death*29 April 1931Johann (John) Henrich Philip Piepenbrink died on 29 April 1931 at Crete, Will Co, IL, at age 74.
Burial*He was buried at Crete, Will Co, IL.

Family

Engel Sophia Maria (Louise) Dohmeier b. 6 May 1863, d. 16 Jun 1953
Children

Johann (John) Otto Piepenbrink

M, #8422, b. 24 April 1826, d. 24 January 1900
FatherHans Heinrich Piepenbrink b. 20 Dec 1798, d. 16 Jan 1855
MotherAnna Sophia Charlotta (Lotto) Meyer b. 31 Aug 1804, d. 19 Apr 1852
Immigration StatusImmigrated
ChartsDescendants of Bremers in Helsinghausen
Descendants of Hans Grawert
Birth*24 April 1826Johann (John) Otto Piepenbrink was born on 24 April 1826 at #11 & 12, Hohnhorst-Ohndorf, Schaumburg, Lower Saxony, Germany.
He was the son of Hans Heinrich Piepenbrink and Anna Sophia Charlotta (Lotto) Meyer.
Baptism26 April 1826Johann (John) Otto Piepenbrink was baptized on 26 April 1826 at St Martin Lutheran Church, Hohnhorst, Schaumburg, Lower Saxony, Germany.
Marriage*5 January 1846He married Catharina Maria (Sophia) Wille, daughter of Johann (Conrad) Wille and Engel Maria (Sophia) Oltrogge, on 5 January 1846.
Note*1 May 1849Per Howard Piepenbrink: 03 or 04 Apr 1849 to Crete, IL from Bremen, Germany. Arrived NYC on Bark 'Weiland' 02 May 1849. Death record states to America May 1849 - A founder of this congregation.
Death*24 January 1900Johann (John) Otto Piepenbrink died on 24 January 1900 at Crete Twp, Will Co, IL, at age 73.
Burial*He was buried at Crete, Will Co, IL.

Family

Catharina Maria (Sophia) Wille b. 2 Jan 1826, d. 28 Dec 1907
Marriage*5 January 1846He married Catharina Maria (Sophia) Wille, daughter of Johann (Conrad) Wille and Engel Maria (Sophia) Oltrogge, on 5 January 1846.
Children

Johann (Otto) Piepenbrink

M, #8425, b. 5 January 1847, d. 10 May 1921
FatherJohann (John) Otto Piepenbrink b. 24 Apr 1826, d. 24 Jan 1900
MotherCatharina Maria (Sophia) Wille b. 2 Jan 1826, d. 28 Dec 1907
Relationship7th cousin 2 times removed of Verna Jean Bremer
Immigration StatusImmigrated
ChartsDescendants of Bremers in Helsinghausen
Descendants of Hans Grawert
Birth*5 January 1847Johann (Otto) Piepenbrink was born on 5 January 1847 at Hesse, Germany.
He was the son of Johann (John) Otto Piepenbrink and Catharina Maria (Sophia) Wille.
Marriage*4 June 1874Johann (Otto) Piepenbrink married Dorothea Arkenberg, daughter of Wilhelm Arkenburg and Dorothea Gieseke, on 4 June 1874 at Crete, Will Co, IL.
Census*1920Johann (Otto) Piepenbrink appeared on the census of 1920 at Crete Twp, Will Co, IL.
Death*10 May 1921He died on 10 May 1921 at Crete, Will Co, IL, at age 74.
Burial*He was buried at Crete, Will Co, IL.

Family

Dorothea Arkenberg b. 8 Jan 1850, d. 27 Jan 1914
Children

Johann Friedrich (Fred) Piepenbrink

M, #8666, b. 24 November 1886, d. 19 February 1977
FatherJohann (John) Henrich Philip Piepenbrink b. 12 Aug 1856, d. 29 Apr 1931
MotherEngel Sophia Maria (Louise) Dohmeier b. 6 May 1863, d. 16 Jun 1953
Relationship8th cousin 1 time removed of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Bremers in Helsinghausen
Descendants of Hans Grawert
Birth*24 November 1886Johann Friedrich (Fred) Piepenbrink was born on 24 November 1886 at Crete, Will Co, IL.
He was the son of Johann (John) Henrich Philip Piepenbrink and Engel Sophia Maria (Louise) Dohmeier.
Baptism12 December 1886Johann Friedrich (Fred) Piepenbrink was baptized on 12 December 1886 at Trinity Lutheran Church, Crete, Will Co, IL.
Marriage*29 November 1908He married Ida Ruhe, daughter of August Ferdinand Ludwig (Louie) Ruhe and Engel (Ellen) Hattendorf, on 29 November 1908 at Crete, Will Co, IL.
Occupation*2 April 1930Johann Friedrich (Fred) Piepenbrink was a clerk for the railroad on 2 April 1930.
Census*2 April 1930He and Ida Ruhe appeared on the census of 2 April 1930 at Crete, Will Co, IL.
SSN*before 1951His Social Security Number was 346-07-9301; issued before 1951 at IL.
Death*19 February 1977Johann Friedrich (Fred) Piepenbrink died on 19 February 1977 at South Chicago Heights, Cook Co, IL, at age 90.
Burial*He was buried at Crete, Will Co, IL.

Family

Ida Ruhe b. 3 Mar 1886, d. 21 Jul 1972
Marriage*29 November 1908He married Ida Ruhe, daughter of August Ferdinand Ludwig (Louie) Ruhe and Engel (Ellen) Hattendorf, on 29 November 1908 at Crete, Will Co, IL.
Children

Johann Heinrich (Conrad) Piepenbrink

M, #8507, b. 20 December 1851, d. 17 January 1913
FatherJohann (John) Otto Piepenbrink b. 24 Apr 1826, d. 24 Jan 1900
MotherCatharina Maria (Sophia) Wille b. 2 Jan 1826, d. 28 Dec 1907
Relationship7th cousin 2 times removed of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Bremers in Helsinghausen
Descendants of Hans Grawert
Birth*20 December 1851Johann Heinrich (Conrad) Piepenbrink was born on 20 December 1851 at Crete, Will Co, IL.
He was the son of Johann (John) Otto Piepenbrink and Catharina Maria (Sophia) Wille.
Note*Johann Heinrich (Conrad) Piepenbrink was baptized as Heinrich Conrad Piepenbrink.
Baptism4 January 1852He was baptized on 4 January 1852 at Trinity Lutheran Church, Crete, Will Co, IL.
Marriage*31 October 1878He married Engel Maria (Sophia) Engelking, daughter of Hans Heinrich Engelking and Catharina Sophia Richers, on 31 October 1878 at Crete, Will Co, IL.
Death*17 January 1913Johann Heinrich (Conrad) Piepenbrink died on 17 January 1913 at Crete, Will Co, IL, at age 61.
Burial*He was buried at Crete, Will Co, IL.

Family

Engel Maria (Sophia) Engelking b. 19 Jun 1858, d. 4 Feb 1935
Marriage*31 October 1878He married Engel Maria (Sophia) Engelking, daughter of Hans Heinrich Engelking and Catharina Sophia Richers, on 31 October 1878 at Crete, Will Co, IL.
Children

Johann Otto (Jno) Piepenbrink

M, #8640, b. 20 October 1889, d. 13 January 1971
FatherHeinrich (Wilhelm) Piepenbrink b. 8 Jun 1854, d. 3 Nov 1923
MotherSophia (Maria) Meyer b. 8 Sep 1858, d. 30 Jun 1932
Relationship8th cousin 1 time removed of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Bremers in Helsinghausen
Descendants of Hans Grawert
Birth*20 October 1889Johann Otto (Jno) Piepenbrink was born on 20 October 1889 at Crete, Will Co, IL.
He was the son of Heinrich (Wilhelm) Piepenbrink and Sophia (Maria) Meyer.
Baptism10 November 1889Johann Otto (Jno) Piepenbrink was baptized on 10 November 1889 at Trinity Lutheran Church, Crete, Will Co, IL.
Marriage*1913He married Augusta (Gustie) Jaeger in 1913.
WW1 Draft*5 June 1917Johann Otto (Jno) Piepenbrink registered for the draft of WWI on 5 June 1917 in Crete, Will Co, IL, Described as Tall height; medium build; blue eyes; light brown hair.
Census6 January 1920He and Augusta (Gustie) Jaeger appeared on the census of 6 January 1920 at Crete, Will Co, IL.
Census*1 April 1930Johann Otto (Jno) Piepenbrink and Augusta (Gustie) Jaeger appeared on the census of 1 April 1930 at Crete, Will Co, IL.
SSN*before 1951His Social Security Number was 343-14-6208; issued before 1951 at IL.
Death*13 January 1971Johann Otto (Jno) Piepenbrink died on 13 January 1971 at Crete, Will Co, IL, at age 81.
Burial*He was buried at Crete, Will Co, IL.

Family

Augusta (Gustie) Jaeger b. 24 Mar 1893, d. 26 Sep 1949
Marriage*1913He married Augusta (Gustie) Jaeger in 1913.
Children

Johann Walther (Walter) Piepenbrink

M, #8706, b. 6 April 1887, d. 10 November 1929
FatherPhillip Conrad Gottlieb Piepenbrink b. 20 Jul 1859, d. 30 Jun 1916
MotherMaria Sophia (Louisa) Dierson b. 28 Oct 1866, d. 27 Oct 1931
Relationship8th cousin 1 time removed of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Bremers in Helsinghausen
Descendants of Hans Grawert
Birth*6 April 1887Johann Walther (Walter) Piepenbrink was born on 6 April 1887 at Crete, Will Co, IL.
He was the son of Phillip Conrad Gottlieb Piepenbrink and Maria Sophia (Louisa) Dierson.
Baptism24 April 1887Johann Walther (Walter) Piepenbrink was baptized on 24 April 1887 at Trinity Lutheran Church, Crete, Will Co, IL.
Marriage*11 October 1913He married Eleonora (Nora) Wilkening, daughter of Heinrich Christoph Wilkening and Maria (Mary) Steiber, on 11 October 1913 at Crete, Will Co, IL.
Census*1920Johann Walther (Walter) Piepenbrink appeared on the census of 1920 at Crete Twp, Will Co, IL.
Death*10 November 1929He died on 10 November 1929 at Crete, Will Co, IL, at age 42.
Burial*He was buried at Crete, Will Co, IL.

Family

Eleonora (Nora) Wilkening b. 17 Sep 1889, d. Feb 1982
Marriage*11 October 1913He married Eleonora (Nora) Wilkening, daughter of Heinrich Christoph Wilkening and Maria (Mary) Steiber, on 11 October 1913 at Crete, Will Co, IL.
Children

John Franklin Piepenbrink

M, #8647, b. 16 July 1922, d. March 1973
FatherJohann Otto (Jno) Piepenbrink b. 20 Oct 1889, d. 13 Jan 1971
MotherAugusta (Gustie) Jaeger b. 24 Mar 1893, d. 26 Sep 1949
Relationship9th cousin of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Bremers in Helsinghausen
Descendants of Hans Grawert
Birth*16 July 1922John Franklin Piepenbrink was born on 16 July 1922 at IL.
He was the son of Johann Otto (Jno) Piepenbrink and Augusta (Gustie) Jaeger.
(Witness) Census1 April 1930John Franklin Piepenbrink appeared on the census of 1 April 1930 in the household of Johann Otto (Jno) Piepenbrink and Augusta (Gustie) Jaeger at Crete, Will Co, IL.
SSN*before 1951His Social Security Number was 337-14-7101; issued before 1951 at IL.
Death*March 1973John Franklin Piepenbrink died in March 1973 at age 50.

Kurt Piepenbrink

M, #8587, b. 29 December 1913, d. 24 November 1988
FatherEdward Conrad Piepenbrink b. 18 Nov 1889, d. 9 May 1963
MotherMartha Lutz b. 24 Sep 1891, d. 25 Aug 1952
Relationship9th cousin of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Bremers in Helsinghausen
Descendants of Hans Grawert
Birth*29 December 1913Kurt Piepenbrink was born on 29 December 1913 at IL.
He was the son of Edward Conrad Piepenbrink and Martha Lutz.
(Witness) Census12 January 1920Kurt Piepenbrink appeared on the census of 12 January 1920 in the household of Edward Conrad Piepenbrink and Martha Lutz at Chicago, Cook Co, IL.
(Witness) Census8 April 1930Kurt Piepenbrink appeared on the census of 8 April 1930 in the household of Edward Conrad Piepenbrink and Martha Lutz at Beaver Dam, Dodge Co, WI.
SSN*before 1951His Social Security Number was 391-10-8564; issued before 1951 at WI.
Death*24 November 1988Kurt Piepenbrink died on 24 November 1988 at Swartz Creek, Genesee Co, MI, at age 74.

Leona Sophia Piepenbrink

F, #8549, b. 28 July 1915, d. 10 March 2010
FatherHeinrich Conrad Piepenbrink b. 8 Mar 1885, d. Aug 1974
MotherAmalia Augusta Redeker b. 13 Oct 1888, d. 27 Oct 1971
Relationship9th cousin of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Bremers in Helsinghausen
Descendants of Hans Grawert
Birth*28 July 1915Leona Sophia Piepenbrink was born on 28 July 1915 at Crete, Will Co, IL.
She was the daughter of Heinrich Conrad Piepenbrink and Amalia Augusta Redeker.
Married Name19 August 1934 As of 19 August 1934,her married name was Koenning.
Marriage*19 August 1934Leona Sophia Piepenbrink married Gilbert John Koenning on 19 August 1934.
Death*10 March 2010Leona Sophia Piepenbrink died on 10 March 2010 at Chicago Heights, Cook Co, IL, at age 94.
Obituary*11 March 2010[from Southtown Star - 11 Mar 2010]
Leona S. Koenning
KOENNING Leona S. Koenning, 94, of Beecher died March, 10 at St. James Hospital in Chicago Heights. Ms. Koenning was born on July, 28, 1915 in rural Crete, Il. She married Gilbert Koenning on August 19, 1934, She is survived by a son Gerald (Joyce) Koenning, 2 daughters, Janice (Howard) Lange and Gloria Hupe. She is also survived by 2 sisters Irene (Alan) Kraemer, Helen Wieringa. 8 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren also survive. She is preceded in death by her parents Henry Piepenbrink and Emily nee Redeker. 2 brothers also precede her, Norman and Edwill Piepenbrink. Visitation will be held Friday, March, 12 from 2:00-7:00 p.m. at Zion Lutheran Church in Beecher. Funeral services will be held at 7 p.m. on Friday at Zion Lutheran Church. Memorials may be directed to the Dorcas Society. Hack Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Family

Gilbert John Koenning b. 16 Aug 1912, d. 24 Feb 1993