Johann Harms Flesner

M, #39647, b. 18 January 1817, d. 15 April 1869
FatherHarm Janssen Schuster b. 24 Aug 1779, d. 17 Dec 1839
MotherEngel Sophia Lubben Flesner b. 7 Jun 1782, d. 11 May 1862
Relationship6th cousin 2 times removed of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited9 Jan 2019
Birth*18 January 1817Johann Harms Flesner was born on 18 January 1817 at Schirum, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany.
He was the son of Harm Janssen Schuster and Engel Sophia Lubben Flesner.
Marriage*1 May 1847Johann Harms Flesner married Almuth Ennen Flesner, daughter of Enne Ennen Flesner and Greetje Gerdes Aden, on 1 May 1847 at Schirum, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany.
Death*15 April 1869Johann Harms Flesner died on 15 April 1869 at Schirum, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany, at age 52.

Family

Almuth Ennen Flesner b. 4 Nov 1827, d. 17 Apr 1883
Child

Johann Henrichs Flesner

M, #39638, b. 1668, d. 16 June 1726
Last Edited9 Jan 2019
Birth*1668Johann Henrichs Flesner was born in 1668 at Weene, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany.
Marriage*circa 1687He married Gretje Lubben, daughter of Lubbe Friedrich Habben and Moder Emen, circa 1687 at Weene, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany.
Death*16 June 1726Johann Henrichs Flesner died on 16 June 1726 at Weene, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany.

Family

Gretje Lubben b. 1670, d. 25 May 1736
Child

Anke Janssen Flessner

F, #39643, b. 8 September 1748, d. 9 March 1825
FatherJohann Mueller b. c 1725
MotherTrinke Flessner b. 24 Jan 1723, d. 14 Dec 1747
Relationship4th cousin 4 times removed of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited9 Jan 2019
Birth*8 September 1748Anke Janssen Flessner was born on 8 September 1748 at Strackholt, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany.
She was the daughter of Johann Mueller and Trinke Flessner.
Married Name1 November 1778 As of 1 November 1778,her married name was Harms.
Marriage*1 November 1778Anke Janssen Flessner married Johann Harms on 1 November 1778 at Weene, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany.
Death*9 March 1825Anke Janssen Flessner died on 9 March 1825 at Schirum, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany, at age 76.

Family

Johann Harms b. 20 Aug 1755, d. 24 Oct 1830
Child

Enno Janssen Flessner

M, #39656, b. 15 February 1856, d. 10 March 1923
FatherJohann Harms Flesner b. 18 Jan 1817, d. 15 Apr 1869
MotherAlmuth Ennen Flesner b. 4 Nov 1827, d. 17 Apr 1883
Relationship6th cousin 2 times removed of Verna Jean Bremer
Immigration StatusImmigrated
Last Edited9 Jan 2019
Birth*15 February 1856Enno Janssen Flessner was born on 15 February 1856 at Schirum, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany.
He was the son of Johann Harms Flesner and Almuth Ennen Flesner.
Marriage*28 February 1884Enno Janssen Flessner married Sarah Rieken, daughter of George Aden Rieken and Geske (Cassie) Janssen Saathoff, on 28 February 1884 at Danforth, Iroquois Co, IL.
Death*10 March 1923Enno Janssen Flessner died on 10 March 1923 at Sullivan, Livingston Co, IL, at age 67.

Family

Sarah Rieken b. 24 Nov 1865, d. 10 Jun 1903
Child

George Aden Flessner

M, #39658, b. 31 January 1889, d. 12 May 1951
FatherEnno Janssen Flessner b. 15 Feb 1856, d. 10 Mar 1923
MotherSarah Rieken b. 24 Nov 1865, d. 10 Jun 1903
Relationship7th cousin 1 time removed of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited9 Jan 2019
Birth*31 January 1889George Aden Flessner was born on 31 January 1889 at Danforth, Iroquois Co, IL.
He was the son of Enno Janssen Flessner and Sarah Rieken.
Marriage*8 May 1912George Aden Flessner married Myrtle Viola Sanders on 8 May 1912 at Chicago, Cook Co, IL.
Death*12 May 1951George Aden Flessner died on 12 May 1951 at Ann Arbor, Washtenaw Co, MI, at age 62.

Family

Myrtle Viola Sanders b. 8 Aug 1892, d. 19 Dec 1985
Child

George Melrose Flessner

M, #39660, b. 25 October 1917, d. 9 July 1986
FatherGeorge Aden Flessner b. 31 Jan 1889, d. 12 May 1951
MotherMyrtle Viola Sanders b. 8 Aug 1892, d. 19 Dec 1985
Relationship8th cousin of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited9 Jan 2019
Birth*25 October 1917George Melrose Flessner was born on 25 October 1917 at Cullom, Livingston Co, IL.
He was the son of George Aden Flessner and Myrtle Viola Sanders.
Marriage*5 February 1938George Melrose Flessner married Doris Louise Kaecke on 5 February 1938 at Chicago, Cook Co, IL.
Death*9 July 1986George Melrose Flessner died on 9 July 1986 at Garland Co, AR, at age 68.

Family

Doris Louise Kaecke b. 24 Jun 1914, d. 21 May 1964

Trinke Flessner

F, #39641, b. 24 January 1723, d. 14 December 1747
FatherGerd Janssen Flesner b. 24 Jul 1688, d. 16 Jan 1757
MotherTobke Rolffs b. 1691, d. 8 Dec 1751
Relationship3rd cousin 5 times removed of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited9 Jan 2019
Birth*24 January 1723Trinke Flessner was born on 24 January 1723 at Schirum, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany.
She was the daughter of Gerd Janssen Flesner and Tobke Rolffs.
Death*14 December 1747Trinke Flessner died on 14 December 1747 at Strackholt, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany, at age 24.
Married Name14 December 1747 As of 14 December 1747,her married name was Mueller.
Marriage*14 December 1747She married Johann Mueller on 14 December 1747 at Strackholt, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany.

Family

Johann Mueller b. c 1725
Child

Ede Folkers

M, #1279, b. 1695, d. 10 April 1733
FatherFolkert Eden b. c 1670
Relationship4th great-grandfather of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsPedigree Chart of Margaret Hartwig
Last Edited29 Jun 2017
Birth*1695Ede Folkers was born in 1695 at Rahe, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany.
He was the son of Folkert Eden.
Marriage*9 February 1725Ede Folkers married Trienke Ehmem, daughter of Ehme Jurgens and Trienke Tonjes, on 9 February 1725 at St Lamberti Lutheran Church, Aurich, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany.
Death*10 April 1733Ede Folkers died on 10 April 1733 at Rahe, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany.

Family

Trienke Ehmem b. 15 Dec 1706
Child

Ehme Jürgens Folkers

M, #15464, b. 20 April 1785
FatherFolkert Eden b. 1 Jan 1727, d. b 31 Dec 1809
MotherEke Catharine Janssen b. a 1730
Relationship2nd great-granduncle of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited22 Jun 2019
Birth*20 April 1785Ehme Jürgens Folkers was born on 20 April 1785 at Aurich-Sandhorst, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany.
He was the son of Folkert Eden and Eke Catharine Janssen.
Baptism29 April 1785Ehme Jürgens Folkers was baptized on 29 April 1785 at St Lamberti Lutheran Church, Aurich, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany.
Marriage*31 December 1809He married Gretje Janssen, daughter of Jann Heyen, on 31 December 1809 at Aurich, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany, Per Aurich Marriage Register: Ehme Jurgens Folkerts from Sandhorst, unmarried, 24 years old, youngest son of the deceased Hausmann at that very place (Sandhorst), Folkert Eden; Gerdjen Janssen from Wallinghausen, virgin, 24 years old, the only daughter of the Hausmann at that very place (Wallinghausen) Jann Heyen.
Note*Ehme Jürgens Folkers colonist behind Sandhorst (his brother! Jann Folkers in Sandhorst and his sister Hilke Folkers in Wallinghausen were godparents to his daughter Hilke on 28 Mar 1819.

Family

Gretje Janssen b. 1785
Children

Folkert Janssen Folkers

M, #15462, b. 6 August 1786
FatherFolkert Eden b. 1 Jan 1727, d. b 31 Dec 1809
Relationship2nd great-granduncle of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited5 Oct 2005
Birth*6 August 1786Folkert Janssen Folkers was born on 6 August 1786 at Aurich-Sandhorst, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany.
He was the son of Folkert Eden.
Baptism9 August 1786Folkert Janssen Folkers was baptized on 9 August 1786 at St Lamberti Lutheran Church, Aurich, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany, godparents: Garrelt Thilligs? in Sandhorst; the widow Niene Heeren in Aurich.
Marriage*30 November 1816He married Hiemke Maria Rieken on 30 November 1816 at St Lamberti Lutheran Church, Aurich, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany.
Occupation*1832Folkert Janssen Folkers was Hausmann and Bauermeister (village mayor) in Sandhorst in 1832.

Family

Hiemke Maria Rieken

Garrelt Janssen Folkers

M, #15467, b. circa 1790
FatherFolkert Eden b. 1 Jan 1727, d. b 31 Dec 1809
MotherEke Catharine Janssen b. a 1730
Relationship2nd great-granduncle of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited5 Oct 2005
Birth*circa 1790Garrelt Janssen Folkers was born circa 1790; youngest son; no baptismal record in St Lamberti Lutheran Church in Aurich.
He was the son of Folkert Eden and Eke Catharine Janssen.
Occupation*Garrelt Janssen Folkers was a Hausmann in Sandhorst.
Marriage*1 March 1817He married Ettje Catharine Friderichs on 1 March 1817 at St Lamberti Lutheran Church, Aurich, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany.

Family

Ettje Catharine Friderichs b. c 1796

Gesche Margaretha Janssen Folkers

F, #15470, b. 1793
FatherFolkert Eden b. 1 Jan 1727, d. b 31 Dec 1809
MotherEke Catharine Janssen b. a 1730
Relationship2nd great-grandaunt of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited29 Jun 2017
Birth*1793Gesche Margaretha Janssen Folkers was born in 1793 at Aurich-Sandhorst, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany.
She was the daughter of Folkert Eden and Eke Catharine Janssen.
Married Name11 April 1816 As of 11 April 1816,her married name was Harms.
Marriage*11 April 1816Gesche Margaretha Janssen Folkers married Harm Everts Harms on 11 April 1816.
Note*1825Gesche Margaretha Janssen Folkers was a godmother to a son of her brother Folkert Janssen Folkers in Sandhorst in 1825.

Family

Harm Everts Harms

Hilke Folkers

F, #15466, b. 28 March 1819
FatherEhme Jürgens Folkers b. 20 Apr 1785
MotherGretje Janssen b. 1785
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited5 Oct 2005
Baptism*28 March 1819Hilke Folkers was baptized on 28 March 1819 at St Lamberti Lutheran Church, Aurich, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany.
She was the daughter of Ehme Jürgens Folkers and Gretje Janssen.

Hilke Christiane Folkers1

F, #15469, b. 10 June 1780
FatherFolkert Eden b. 1 Jan 1727, d. b 31 Dec 1809
MotherEke Catharine Janssen b. a 1730
Relationship2nd great-grandaunt of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited4 Nov 2003
Birth*10 June 1780Hilke Christiane Folkers was born on 10 June 1780 at Aurich-Sandhorst, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany.
She was the daughter of Folkert Eden and Eke Catharine Janssen.
Married Name31 December 1809 As of 31 December 1809,her married name was Post.
Marriage*31 December 1809Hilke Christiane Folkers married Ede Hinrichs Post on 31 December 1809 at St Lamberti Lutheran Church, Aurich, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany, Per marriage Register: Ede Hinrichs Post, unmarried, 27 years old, second son of the second marrige of the deceased Hinrich Janssen Post in Wallinghausen, with Hilke Catharine Folkert, virgin, 28 years old, the only daughter of the deceased Folkert Eden Hausmann in Sandhorst.
(Witness) Baptism28 March 1819Hilke Christiane Folkers witnessed the baptism of Hilke Folkers on 28 March 1819 at St Lamberti Lutheran Church, Aurich, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany.

Family

Ede Hinrichs Post b. c 1782

Citations

  1. Lived in Wallinghausen, godmother to her niece Hilke Folkers in Sandhorst on 28 Mar 1819.

Justine Dorothea Folkers

F, #19059, b. circa 1761, d. 4 April 1779
FatherFolkert Eden b. 1 Jan 1727, d. b 31 Dec 1809
MotherTrienke Lubben b. c 1738, d. 18 Oct 1776
Relationship2nd great-grandaunt of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited4 Nov 2003
Birth*circa 1761Justine Dorothea Folkers was born circa 1761; based on age at death.
She was the daughter of Folkert Eden and Trienke Lubben.
Death*4 April 1779Justine Dorothea Folkers died on 4 April 1779 at Aurich-Sandhorst, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany, of tuberculosis ("Schwindsucht.")
Burial*9 April 1779She was buried on 9 April 1779 at St Lamberti Lutheran Church, Aurich, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany.

Trientje Ehmen Folkers

F, #42394, b. 13 April 1826, d. 9 April 1914
FatherEhme Jürgens Folkers b. 20 Apr 1785
MotherGretje Janssen b. 1785
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of Verna Jean Bremer
Immigration StatusImmigrated
Last Edited25 Jul 2019
Birth*13 April 1826Trientje Ehmen Folkers was born on 13 April 1826 at Aurich-Sandhorst, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany.
She was the daughter of Ehme Jürgens Folkers and Gretje Janssen.
Married NameSeptember 1854 As of September 1854,her married name was Bienhoff.
Marriage*September 1854Trientje Ehmen Folkers married Heinrich Ulfert Bienhoff in September 1854 at Camp Point, Adams Co, IL.
Death*9 April 1914Trientje Ehmen Folkers died on 9 April 1914 at Golden, Adams Co, IL, at age 87.

Family

Heinrich Ulfert Bienhoff b. 24 Aug 1828, d. 6 Mar 1916
Children

Ellsworth Dwight "Doc" Foreman

M, #25414, b. 27 December 1916, d. 24 January 2013
ChartsDescendants of Albert Hartwig
Last Edited30 Nov 2015
Birth*27 December 1916Ellsworth Dwight "Doc" Foreman was born on 27 December 1916 at Kamiah, Lewis Co, ID.
Marriage*26 October 2002He married Alma Lena Zimmerman, daughter of Henry R Zimmerman and Mona Adelene Hartwig, on 26 October 2002.
Death*24 January 2013Ellsworth Dwight "Doc" Foreman died on 24 January 2013 at Spokane Co, WA, at age 96.
Obituary*27 January 2013Ellsworth Dwight ("Doc") FOREMAN (12/27/1916 - 01/24/2013)
(Age 96)

Doc passed away peacefully January 24th, at Sunshine Gardens. He was born December 27, 1916, the youngest of five children in Kamiah, ID, to Nathan Kelly and Lottie Vlasta (Pitner) Foreman.

He married Claire Rutledge in 1941, joining the Navy in 1942 serving in the Pacific on the aircraft carrier USS Lexington, until 1945. He and Claire had three children.

At the end of WWII he went to Dental School in Portland, OR on the GI bill, completing studies in 1951. He started his private practice in the Spokane Valley, first in Dishman, then in Opportunity, where he retired at age 76.

He was active in his church, Gideons, politics, and Boy Scout Leadership.

He was married to Violet Brown from 1966 until she passed away February 8, 2001, married to Alma Zimmerman from October 26, 2002 until she passed away June 26, 2006, married to Jan Honodel from October 28, 2006 until she passed away in May 10, 2008.

Most Recently, Doc was active in the Valley Church of the Nazarene enjoying Sunday Bible Studies and a Pinochle group.

Doc is survived by children, Bruce (Kathy) of Spokane Valley, Dennis of Seattle, WA, and Linda of Otis Orchards; nephew Don (Marie) Johnson of Spokane; and numerous stepchildren, six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Memorial Services will be Wednesday, January 30th at noon at Spokane Valley Church of the Nazarene, 15515 E 20th Ave. Inurnment will be at Riverside Memorial Park.

Memorial contributions may be made to Sunshine Gardens, 10410 E. Ninth Ave, Spokane Valley, WA 99206, in thanksgiving for their wonderful care.

Please visit Ellsworth's online tribute and leave a message of condolence at www.hennesseyfunerals.com. Arrangements entrusted to:

Published in Spokesman-Review on January 27, 2013.
Burial*30 January 2013He was buried on 30 January 2013 at Reverside Memorial Park, Spokane, Spokane Co, WA.

Family

Alma Lena Zimmerman b. 23 Jan 1922, d. 26 Jun 2006

Margaret Forrester

F, #21891, b. 13 April 1917
ChartsDescendants of Albert Hartwig
Last Edited19 Jan 2006
Birth*13 April 1917Margaret Forrester was born on 13 April 1917.
Married Name21 June 1943 As of 21 June 1943,her married name was Shafer.
Marriage*21 June 1943She married Roy R Shafer, son of Reinhard (Reiner) John Shafer and Cecil Smith, on 21 June 1943.

Family

Roy R Shafer b. 14 Jul 1922, d. 3 Jan 1955

Della Mae Forst

F, #25260, b. 24 June 1909, d. 16 May 1996
Last Edited24 Nov 2013
Birth*24 June 1909Della Mae Forst was born on 24 June 1909 at Huntington Co, IN.
Married NameHer married name was Reiken.
Marriage*She married Frederick Dean (Fred) Reiken, son of Reiner Reiken and Emma Lottman.
Death*16 May 1996Della Mae Forst died on 16 May 1996 at Wabash, Wabash Co, IN, at age 86.
Burial*May 1996She was buried in May 1996 at Fairview Cemetery, Servia, Wabash Co, IN.

Family

Frederick Dean (Fred) Reiken b. 27 Feb 1903, d. 10 May 1974

William L Foster

M, #17557, b. 17 May 1924, d. 10 January 1994
Last Edited20 Mar 2002
Birth*17 May 1924William L Foster was born on 17 May 1924.
SSN*before 1951His Social Security Number was 345-16-6644; issued before 1951 at IL.
Death*10 January 1994He died on 10 January 1994 at Chicago, Cook Co, IL, at age 69.

George Allen Franks

M, #10717, d. 1999
Last Edited25 Jun 2007
Death*1999George Allen Franks died in 1999.

Folena Violine Franzen

F, #24751, b. circa 1839, d. 2 November 1885
Immigration StatusImmigrated
Last Edited27 Dec 2011
Birth*circa 1839Folena Violine Franzen was born circa 1839 at Lutetsburg, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany.
Married Name1868 As of 1868,her married name was Lottman.
Marriage*1868She married Jacob Jensen Lottman, son of John P Lottman, in 1868 at Germany.
ImmigrationNovember 1871Folena Violine Franzen and Jacob Jensen Lottman immigrated in November 1871 to Baltimore, (independent city), MD, on the ship Laura from Bremen.
Census*15 June 1880Folena Violine Franzen appeared on the census of 15 June 1880 at Pleasant Precinct, Jefferson Co, NE.
Death*2 November 1885She died on 2 November 1885 at Diller, Jefferson Co, NE.

Family

Jacob Jensen Lottman b. 6 Nov 1840, d. 13 Apr 1920
Children

Eleanor Louise Frederick

F, #25263, b. 8 June 1925, d. October 1982
FatherGlen George Frederick b. 17 Dec 1899, d. 10 Feb 1962
MotherIda Engeline Reiken b. 25 Sep 1904, d. 5 May 1967
Relationship3rd cousin of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited24 Nov 2013
Birth*8 June 1925Eleanor Louise Frederick was born on 8 June 1925 at Huntington Co, IN.
She was the daughter of Glen George Frederick and Ida Engeline Reiken.
Married NameHer married name was Pressler.
Marriage*Eleanor Louise Frederick married Donald Edward Pressler.
Burial*October 1982Eleanor Louise Frederick was buried in October 1982 at Pilgrims Rest Cemetery, Huntington, Huntington Co, IN.
Death*October 1982She died in October 1982 at Huntington, Huntington Co, IN, at age 57.

Family

Donald Edward Pressler b. 29 Jan 1921, d. 23 Sep 2001

Glen George Frederick

M, #25262, b. 17 December 1899, d. 10 February 1962
Last Edited24 Jun 2019
Birth*17 December 1899Glen George Frederick was born on 17 December 1899 at Huntington, Huntington Co, IN.
Marriage*He married Ida Engeline Reiken, daughter of Reiner Reiken and Emma Lottman.
Death*10 February 1962Glen George Frederick died on 10 February 1962 at age 62.
Burial*February 1962He was buried in February 1962 at Pilgrims Rest Cemetery, Huntington, Huntington Co, IN.

Family

Ida Engeline Reiken b. 25 Sep 1904, d. 5 May 1967
Children

Glen George Frederick Jr

M, #25265, b. 23 October 1926, d. 29 January 2013
FatherGlen George Frederick b. 17 Dec 1899, d. 10 Feb 1962
MotherIda Engeline Reiken b. 25 Sep 1904, d. 5 May 1967
Relationship3rd cousin of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited24 Nov 2013
Birth*23 October 1926Glen George Frederick Jr was born on 23 October 1926 at Bippus, Huntington Co, IN.
He was the son of Glen George Frederick and Ida Engeline Reiken.
Burial*4 February 1982Glen George Frederick Jr was buried on 4 February 1982 at Pilgrims Rest Cemetery, Huntington, Huntington Co, IN.
Death*29 January 2013He died on 29 January 2013 at Huntington, Huntington Co, IN, at age 86.