Rena Gronewold

F, #14194, b. 28 October 1896, d. 26 November 1974
FatherTraugott (Bernhard) Gronewold b. 14 Apr 1852, d. 5 Dec 1920
MotherAnna Regina Harms b. 12 Sep 1862, d. 4 May 1950
Relationship1st cousin 1 time removed of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Rudolf Einfeld
Last Edited16 Feb 2005
Name Variation Rena Gronewold was also known as Ricke Genice (Rena) Gronewold.
Birth*28 October 1896She was born on 28 October 1896 at Charlotte, Livingston Co, IL.
She was the daughter of Traugott (Bernhard) Gronewold and Anna Regina Harms.
(Witness) Photocirca 1900Rena Gronewold appeared in a photo circa 1900 at Livingston Co, IL.
Census*1900She appeared on the census of 1900 at Sulivan Twsp, Livingston Co, IL.
Census9 May 1910She appeared on the census of 9 May 1910 at Ash Grove Twsp, Iroquois Co, IL.
(Witness) Marriage4 July 1911She witnessed the marriage of Dietrich (Dick) Meyer and Sophia Bernadine Gronewold on 4 July 1911 at St Martin Lutheran Church, Watertown, Codington Co, SD; by R Polzin, a Lutheran Pastor; witnesses included Folkert Neitz and Rieke Gronewold.
Confirmation*26 May 1912Rena Gronewold was confirmed on 26 May 1912 at St Martin Lutheran Church, Watertown, Codington Co, SD.
Married Name11 December 1923 As of 11 December 1923,her married name was Rowley.
Marriage*11 December 1923She married Roy Rowley on 11 December 1923 at Omaha, Douglas Co, NE.
(Witness) Marriage3 July 1924Rena Gronewold witnessed the marriage of Ray Chandler and Dena Gronewold on 3 July 1924 at Watertown, Codington Co, SD.
Note*before 1930Rena Gronewold received a degree in Nursing before 1930.
SSN*before 1951Her Social Security Number was 505-16-4008; issued before 1951 at NE.
ResidenceFebruary 1956She lived at North Platte, Lincoln Co, NE, in February 1956.
Residence*January 1969She lived at North Platte, Lincoln Co, NE, in January 1969.
Death*26 November 1974She died on 26 November 1974 at Yuma, Yuma Co, AZ, at age 78.
Burial*2 December 1974She was buried on 2 December 1974 at North Platte, Lincoln Co, NE.

Family

Roy Rowley b. 14 Sep 1892, d. 14 Nov 1978
Marriage*11 December 1923She married Roy Rowley on 11 December 1923 at Omaha, Douglas Co, NE.
Children

Sophia Bernadine Gronewold

F, #14195, b. 27 January 1893, d. 17 July 1978
FatherTraugott (Bernhard) Gronewold b. 14 Apr 1852, d. 5 Dec 1920
MotherAnna Regina Harms b. 12 Sep 1862, d. 4 May 1950
Relationship1st cousin 1 time removed of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Rudolf Einfeld
Last Edited16 Feb 2005
Birth*27 January 1893Sophia Bernadine Gronewold was born on 27 January 1893 at Goodland, Sherman Co, KS.
She was the daughter of Traugott (Bernhard) Gronewold and Anna Regina Harms.
(Witness) Photocirca 1900Sophia Bernadine Gronewold appeared in a photo circa 1900 at Livingston Co, IL.
Census*1900She appeared on the census of 1900 at Sulivan Twsp, Livingston Co, IL.
Confirmation*1908She was confirmed in 1908 at Immanuel Lutheran Church, Ash Grove Twsp, Iroquois Co, IL.
Census9 May 1910She appeared on the census of 9 May 1910 at Ash Grove Twsp, Iroquois Co, IL.
Married Name4 July 1911 As of 4 July 1911,her married name was Meyer.
Marriage*4 July 1911She married Dietrich (Dick) Meyer, son of Fredrick Johann Heinrich (Fritz) Meyer and Rebecka Robert, on 4 July 1911 at St Martin Lutheran Church, Watertown, Codington Co, SD, by R Polzin, a Lutheran Pastor; witnesses included Folkert Neitz and Rieke Gronewold.
Residence*between 4 July 1911 and 1919Sophia Bernadine Gronewold and Dietrich (Dick) Meyer lived at Buckley, Iroquois Co, IL, between 4 July 1911 and 1919.
Note*between 4 April 1919 and 28 March 1951Sophia Bernadine Gronewold and Dietrich (Dick) Meyer lived in a farmhouse on CR750 West and North of CR 400 North on the east side of the road near Wolcott, White Co, IN between 4 April 1919 and 28 March 1951.
Census*1920Sophia Bernadine Gronewold and Dietrich (Dick) Meyer appeared on the census of 1920 at Wolcott, White Co, IN.
Census15 April 1930Sophia Bernadine Gronewold and Dietrich (Dick) Meyer appeared on the census of 15 April 1930 at Princeton Twsp, White Co, IN.
Residence28 March 1951Sophia Bernadine Gronewold lived at Reynolds, White Co, IN, on 28 March 1951.
SSN*between 1956 and 1957Her Social Security Number was 305-42-6697; issued between 1956 and 1957 at IN.
ResidenceFebruary 1956She lived at Reynolds, White Co, IN, in February 1956.
Residence*January 1969She lived at Wolcott, White Co, IN, in January 1969.
Death*17 July 1978She died on 17 July 1978 at Monticello, White Co, IN, at age 85.
Burial*19 July 1978She was buried on 19 July 1978 at St James Lutheran Cemetery, Reynolds, White Co, IN.

Family

Dietrich (Dick) Meyer b. 27 Aug 1887, d. 16 Apr 1951
Marriage*4 July 1911She married Dietrich (Dick) Meyer, son of Fredrick Johann Heinrich (Fritz) Meyer and Rebecka Robert, on 4 July 1911 at St Martin Lutheran Church, Watertown, Codington Co, SD, by R Polzin, a Lutheran Pastor; witnesses included Folkert Neitz and Rieke Gronewold.
Children

Traugott (Bernhard) Gronewold

M, #14188, b. 14 April 1852, d. 5 December 1920
FatherFolkert Janssen Gronewold b. 19 Oct 1814, d. a 8 Apr 1889
MotherJacobine (Ulrike) Sophia Maecken b. 28 Jun 1822, d. 8 Apr 1889
RelationshipGranduncle of Verna Jean Bremer
Immigration StatusImmigrated
ChartsDescendants of Rudolf Einfeld
Last Edited4 Jul 2007
Name Variation Traugott (Bernhard) Gronewold was also known as Bernhard Gronewold.
Birth*14 April 1852He was born on 14 April 1852 at Aurich-Neu Sandhorst, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany.
He was the son of Folkert Janssen Gronewold and Jacobine (Ulrike) Sophia Maecken.
Baptism23 May 1852Traugott (Bernhard) Gronewold was baptized on 23 May 1852 at St Lamberti Lutheran Church, Aurich, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany, godparents: the Schenkwirt (inn-keeper) Traugott Maecken and his wife Meta Tjaden in Neu Sandhorst.
Immigration*1882He immigrated in 1882 to America based on the 1900 Livingston Co, IL census; having come from New Wallinghausen, Ostfriesland, Germany (per Mary Pfann.)
Marriage*12 March 1887He married Anna Regina Harms, daughter of Ben Harms and Sophie (?), on 12 March 1887 at Goodland, Sherman Co, KS.
Note*1894Traugott (Bernhard) Gronewold and Anna Regina Harms moved in 1894 at Chatsworth, Livingston Co, IL.
Photo*circa 1900Traugott (Bernhard) Gronewold and Anna Regina Harms appeared in a photo circa 1900 at Livingston Co, IL.
Census*1900Traugott (Bernhard) Gronewold and Anna Regina Harms appeared on the census of 1900 at Sulivan Twsp, Livingston Co, IL.
Census9 May 1910Traugott (Bernhard) Gronewold and Anna Regina Harms appeared on the census of 9 May 1910 at Ash Grove Twsp, Iroquois Co, IL.
Note1911Traugott (Bernhard) Gronewold and Anna Regina Harms moved in 1911 at Sheridan Twsp, Codington Co, SD.
Census15 January 1920Traugott (Bernhard) Gronewold and Anna Regina Harms appeared on the census of 15 January 1920 at Sheridan Twsp, Codington Co, SD.
Death*5 December 1920Traugott (Bernhard) Gronewold died on 5 December 1920 at Codington Co, SD, at age 68 of Cancer of the Stomach; survived by 7 sons, 3 daughters, 1 brother (John) and 2 sisters (Elise Catherine and Meta.)
Burial*8 December 1920He was buried on 8 December 1920 at Mount Hope Cemetery, Watertown, Codington Co, SD.

Family

Anna Regina Harms b. 12 Sep 1862, d. 4 May 1950
Marriage*12 March 1887He married Anna Regina Harms, daughter of Ben Harms and Sophie (?), on 12 March 1887 at Goodland, Sherman Co, KS.
Children

Trientje (Catharine) Folkers Gronewold

F, #15445, b. 8 November 1818
FatherJann/Johann Folkerts Gronewold b. 22 Nov 1782, d. 8 Apr 1849
MotherGoeste Hedden b. Aug 1787, d. 14 Jan 1848
RelationshipGreat-grandaunt of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited20 Sep 2001
Birth*8 November 1818Trientje (Catharine) Folkers Gronewold was born on 8 November 1818 at Aurich-Sandhorst, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany.
She was the daughter of Jann/Johann Folkerts Gronewold and Goeste Hedden.
Baptism15 November 1818Trientje (Catharine) Folkers Gronewold was baptized on 15 November 1818 at St Lamberti Lutheran Church, Aurich, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany.
Married Name18 April 1846 As of 18 April 1846,her married name was Post.
Marriage*18 April 1846She married Harm Eden Post, son of Ede Hinrich Post, on 18 April 1846 at St Lamberti Lutheran Church, Aurich, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany.

Family

Harm Eden Post b. c 1819

Wilhelmina (Minnie) Johanna Gronewold

F, #18768, b. 10 October 1883, d. February 1957
FatherJohann (John) Hermann Folkerts Gronewold b. 24 Jul 1849, d. 14 Nov 1921
MotherAsa Katharine Behrens b. 23 Sep 1846, d. 10 Feb 1923
Relationship1st cousin 1 time removed of Verna Jean Bremer
Immigration StatusImmigrated
ChartsDescendants of Rudolf Einfeld
Last Edited13 Feb 2011
Birth*10 October 1883Wilhelmina (Minnie) Johanna Gronewold was born on 10 October 1883 at Germany.
She was the daughter of Johann (John) Hermann Folkerts Gronewold and Asa Katharine Behrens.
Note*Wilhelmina (Minnie) Johanna Gronewold was the last child born in Germany. She was just a baby when her folks immigrated to America. She lived with her folks in Illinois and moved with them to Rockwell City, IA in 1900. When her family moved to Minnesota in 1903, she stayed in Iowa because she had met a young man named Earl Grant.
(Witness) Immigration15 March 1884She immigrated on 15 March 1884 to Baltimore, (independent city), MD, with Johann (John) Hermann Folkerts Gronewold and Asa Katharine Behrens onboard the ship Nurnberg from Bremen Germany via New York.
Married Name19 January 1902 As of 19 January 1902,her married name was Grant.
Marriage*19 January 1902Wilhelmina (Minnie) Johanna Gronewold married James Earl Grant on 19 January 1902.
Census24 April 1930Wilhelmina (Minnie) Johanna Gronewold and James Earl Grant appeared on the census of 24 April 1930 at Sherburn, Martin Co, MN.
Death*February 1957Wilhelmina (Minnie) Johanna Gronewold died in February 1957 at Vancouver, Clark Co, WA, at age 73.

Family

James Earl Grant b. 14 Apr 1882, d. May 1963
Marriage*19 January 1902She married James Earl Grant on 19 January 1902.
Children

Willis Edward Gronewold

M, #18907, b. 27 June 1922, d. 12 June 1968
FatherEdward (Ed) John Gronewold b. 10 Jul 1890, d. 9 Jan 1969
MotherErmgard G Fedder b. 1 May 1897, d. 18 Jan 1962
Relationship2nd cousin of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Rudolf Einfeld
Last Edited29 Jan 2003
Birth*27 June 1922Willis Edward Gronewold was born on 27 June 1922 at Lewisville, Watonwan Co, MN.
He was the son of Edward (Ed) John Gronewold and Ermgard G Fedder.
Note*Willis Edward Gronewold was never married.
Death*12 June 1968He died on 12 June 1968 at Madelia, Watonwan Co, MN, at age 45.

Patricia Ann Gudat

F, #10710, b. 29 May 1940, d. 11 December 2004
FatherTheodore F Gudat b. 30 Jun 1912, d. 16 Mar 1992
MotherClara Myrtle Closen b. 13 Jun 1920, d. 3 Dec 2001
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Albert Hartwig
Last Edited25 Jun 2007
Birth*29 May 1940Patricia Ann Gudat was born on 29 May 1940 at Peoria Co, IL.
She was the daughter of Theodore F Gudat and Clara Myrtle Closen.
SSN*between 1955 and 1956Her Social Security Number was 330-32-1523; issued between 1955 and 1956 at IL.
Married NameApril 1958 As of April 1958,her married name was Shernak.
Residence*January 1999Patricia Ann Gudat lived at Bartonville, Peoria Co, IL, in January 1999.
Death*11 December 2004She died on 11 December 2004 at Peoria Co, IL, at age 64.
Burial*14 December 2004She was buried on 14 December 2004 at Lutheran Cemetery, Peoria, Peoria Co, IL.

Theodore F Gudat

M, #10708, b. 30 June 1912, d. 16 March 1992
ChartsDescendants of Albert Hartwig
Last Edited29 Sep 2005
Birth*30 June 1912Theodore F Gudat was born on 30 June 1912 at Peoria, Peoria Co, IL.
Marriage*27 October 1939He married Clara Myrtle Closen, daughter of John Michael Closen and Etta Anna Hartwig, on 27 October 1939 at Peoria, Peoria Co, IL.
Note*Theodore F Gudat a World War II Army- Air Corps veteran.
Occupation*from 1948 to 1976He was a carpenter with Carpenters Local 183 from 1948 to 1976.
SSN*before 1951His Social Security Number was 329-05-5724; issued before 1951 at IL.
Death*16 March 1992He died on 16 March 1992 at Peoria, Peoria Co, IL, at age 79.
Obituary*18 March 1992Headline: Theodore Gudat
Publication Date: March 18, 1992
Source: Peoria Journal Star
Page: D7
Subjects:
Region: Illinois
Obituary: Illinois Theodore F. Gudat, 79, of 2715 W. Marquette died at 6:14 p.m. Monday, March 16, 1992, at Methodist Medical Center.
Born June 30, 1912, in Peoria to Frederick and Lizzie Wegne Gudat, he married Clara Closen on Oct. 27, 1939, in Peoria.
She survives along with one daughter, Patricia Shernak of Bartonville; one brother, Richard, and four sisters, Florence Trunk, Viola
Streitmiller, Louise Steveson, and Margaret Schreiber, all of Peoria; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. One son, Vernon
"Butch," three brothers, and one sister preceded him in death.
Since 1948, he worked as a carpenter with Carpenters Local 183, retiring in 1976.
He was a World War II Army- Air Corps veteran.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Davison-Fulton Bartonville Chapel. The Rev. Arthur I. Schudde will officiate. Visitation will be from 5 to
8 p.m. Thursday at the chapel. Burial will be in Lutheran Cemetery in Peoria.
Burial*19 March 1992He was buried on 19 March 1992 at Lutheran Cemetery, Peoria, Peoria Co, IL.

Family

Clara Myrtle Closen b. 13 Jun 1920, d. 3 Dec 2001
Marriage*27 October 1939He married Clara Myrtle Closen, daughter of John Michael Closen and Etta Anna Hartwig, on 27 October 1939 at Peoria, Peoria Co, IL.
Children

Vernon (Butch) Albert Gudat

M, #10709, b. 27 June 1944, d. January 1983
FatherTheodore F Gudat b. 30 Jun 1912, d. 16 Mar 1992
MotherClara Myrtle Closen b. 13 Jun 1920, d. 3 Dec 2001
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Albert Hartwig
Last Edited20 May 1999
Birth*27 June 1944Vernon (Butch) Albert Gudat was born on 27 June 1944.
He was the son of Theodore F Gudat and Clara Myrtle Closen.
SSN*between 1959 and 1960His Social Security Number was 322-36-4229; issued between 1959 and 1960 at IL.
Occupation*Vernon (Butch) Albert Gudat was a fireman at Peoria, Peoria Co, IL.
Death*January 1983He died in January 1983 at Peoria, Peoria Co, IL, at age 38.

Gertrude Gulbranson

F, #39158, b. 1 April 1924, d. 21 September 2012
ChartsDescendants of Albert Hartwig
Last Edited3 Mar 2019
Birth*1 April 1924Gertrude Gulbranson was born on 1 April 1924 at Mayville North, Traill Co, ND.
Married Name15 June 1946 As of 15 June 1946,her married name was Garretts.
Marriage*15 June 1946She married Vernon Aloys Garretts, son of William F Garretts and Ella Knebel, on 15 June 1946 at Chicago, Cook Co, IL.
Death*21 September 2012Gertrude Gulbranson died on 21 September 2012 at Canton, Fulton Co, IL, at age 88.

Family

Vernon Aloys Garretts b. 22 Mar 1921, d. 9 May 2016

Carol Jean Gunther

F, #17651, b. 30 August 1940, d. 1971
FatherVictor H Gunther b. 14 Feb 1905, d. 3 Oct 1990
MotherWilma C Lottman b. 23 Jun 1907, d. 25 May 1968
Relationship3rd cousin 1 time removed of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited24 Oct 2005
Birth*30 August 1940Carol Jean Gunther was born on 30 August 1940.
She was the daughter of Victor H Gunther and Wilma C Lottman.
Death*1971Carol Jean Gunther died in 1971.
NoSSN*24 October 2005No record of her Social Security Number was found on 24 October 2005.

Victor H Gunther

M, #17643, b. 14 February 1905, d. 3 October 1990
Last Edited24 Oct 2005
Birth*14 February 1905Victor H Gunther was born on 14 February 1905 at IL.
Marriage*1 September 1928He married Wilma C Lottman, daughter of George Engelhard Lottman and Sonora Mary (Crystal) Eckerman, on 1 September 1928.
Census*4 April 1930Victor H Gunther and Wilma C Lottman appeared on the census of 4 April 1930 at 419 Bestor St, Peoria, Peoria Co, IL.
SSN*before 1951His Social Security Number was 331-01-7872; issued before 1951 at IL.
Death*3 October 1990Victor H Gunther died on 3 October 1990 at age 85.

Family

Wilma C Lottman b. 23 Jun 1907, d. 25 May 1968
Child

Lubbe Friedrich Habben

M, #39636, b. 13 November 1636
Last Edited9 Jan 2019
Birth*13 November 1636Lubbe Friedrich Habben was born on 13 November 1636 at Grossefehn-Holtrop, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany.
Marriage*2 March 1666He married Moder Emen, daughter of Eme Lampen and Tutter Jurgens, on 2 March 1666 at Grossefehn-Holtrop, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany.
Death*Lubbe Friedrich Habben died at Grossefehn-Holtrop, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany.

Family

Moder Emen b. 14 Mar 1643, d. 24 Jan 1721
Child

Luebbe Von Bockner Habben

M, #39193, b. 9 April 1792, d. 26 March 1870
Last Edited24 Oct 2018
Birth*9 April 1792Luebbe Von Bockner Habben was born on 9 April 1792 at Grossefehn-Holtrop, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany.
Marriage*20 October 1816He married Mareke Habben Aden, daughter of Habben Ehmen Aden and Mareke Frerichs, on 20 October 1816 at Grossefehn-Holtrop, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany.
Death*26 March 1870Luebbe Von Bockner Habben died on 26 March 1870 at Grossefehn-Holtrop, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany, at age 77.

Family

Mareke Habben Aden b. 14 Jun 1796, d. 13 Dec 1862
Child

Addie Mae Hall

F, #14302
Last Edited25 Jul 2000
Marriage*Addie Mae Hall married Tom Chandler.
Married NameHer married name was Chandler.

Family

Tom Chandler
Child

Elberta Ruth Hall

F, #18088, b. 18 September 1948, d. 19 October 1948
FatherRobert Franklin Hall b. 9 Sep 1924, d. 31 May 2003
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited17 Aug 2002
Birth*18 September 1948Elberta Ruth Hall was born on 18 September 1948 at Peoria Co, IL.
She was the daughter of Robert Franklin Hall.
Death*19 October 1948Elberta Ruth Hall died on 19 October 1948 at Peoria Co, IL.

Robert Franklin Hall

M, #10737, b. 9 September 1924, d. 31 May 2003
Last Edited25 Jun 2007
Birth*9 September 1924Robert Franklin Hall was born on 9 September 1924 at Peoria Co, IL.
SSN*before 1951His Social Security Number was 347-18-8918; issued before 1951 at IL.
Death*31 May 2003He died on 31 May 2003 at Methodist Hospital, Peoria, Peoria Co, IL, at age 78.
Burial*He was buried at Lutheran Cemetery, Peoria, Peoria Co, IL.

Family

Child

Lillian E Halley

F, #15019, b. 4 April 1920, d. 6 May 1993
ChartsDescendants of Rudolf Einfeld
Last Edited15 Jan 2008
Birth*4 April 1920Lillian E Halley was born on 4 April 1920 at Roby, Christian Co, IL.
SSN*before 1951Her Social Security Number was 356-10-3629; issued before 1951 at IL.
Marriage*1969She married Edward Russell Towner Jr, son of Edward Russell Towner Sr and Gretka (Grace) Elizabeth Huisman, in 1969 at IL.
Married Name1969 As of 1969,her married name was Towner.
Obituary*6 May 1993Lillian E Towner
     Lillian E Towner, 73 of Springfield died at 10:37 pm Thursday at St John's Hospice.
     She was born April 4, 1920, in Roby, the daughter of Otto E and Eveline "Eva" May Halley. She married Edward R Towner in 1969.
     Mrs. Towner was a clerk for the secretary of state and was employed in the payroll department of the Springfield Police Department.
     Surviving are her husband, Edward R; a daughter, Nancy Peratt of Sherman; two stepdaughters, Vickie Lee Hill of Huntington Beach, Calif., and Susan E. Padilla of San Pedro, Calif; a son, Edward Ludtke of Pana; a stepson, Richard E Towner of Springfield; five grandchildren; six step-grandchildren; a great-grandson; a sister, Marjorie Painter of Springfield; several nieces, nephews and cousins.
     Services will be at 10 am Monday at Staab Funeral home, with the Rev. Michael Mullink officiating. Burial will be in Camp Butler National Cemetery.
Death*6 May 1993Lillian E Halley died on 6 May 1993 at Springfield, Sangamon Co, IL, at age 73.
Burial*10 May 1993She was buried on 10 May 1993 at Camp Butler National Cemetery, Springfield, Sangamon Co, IL.

Family

Edward Russell Towner Jr b. 8 Mar 1924, d. 4 Jun 2002
Marriage*1969She married Edward Russell Towner Jr, son of Edward Russell Towner Sr and Gretka (Grace) Elizabeth Huisman, in 1969 at IL.

Cora Amelia Halvorson

F, #18446, b. 22 January 1895, d. 1 January 1972
ChartsDescendants of Rudolf Einfeld
Last Edited20 May 2011
Birth*22 January 1895Cora Amelia Halvorson was born on 22 January 1895 at Hanska, Brown Co, MN.
Baptism21 April 1895She was baptized on 21 April 1895 at Linden Lutheran Church, Linden, Brown Co, MN.
Confirmation*19 September 1909She was confirmed on 19 September 1909 at Linden Lutheran Church, Linden, Brown Co, MN.
Married Name17 July 1920 As of 17 July 1920,her married name was Gronewold.
Marriage*17 July 1920She married George Gronewold, son of Johann (John) Hermann Folkerts Gronewold and Asa Katharine Behrens, on 17 July 1920 at Hanska, Brown Co, MN.
Census*11 April 1930Cora Amelia Halvorson and George Gronewold appeared on the census of 11 April 1930 at Fieldon Twsp, Watonwan Co, MN.
Death*1 January 1972Cora Amelia Halvorson died on 1 January 1972 at Kaufman, Kaufman Co, TX, at age 76.
Obituary*4 January 1972[from New Ulm Daily Journal, 4 January 1972, p. 7]

"Madelia woman killed
on vacation in Texas

MADELIA - Mrs. George (Cora) Gronewold, 76, Madelia, died Saturday at Kaufman, Texas, as the result of injuries she suffered when strucck by a car in Kaufman. She and her husband were on vacation.
Funeral services are set for Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. at the Methodist Church in Madelia with burial at the Ft. Snelling National Cemetery at Minneapolis at 2:30 p.m.
Visitation is at the Sandberg-Cummins Funeral Home in Madelia. The casket will be closed.
She is survived by her husband; sons, Clement J. of Lake Crystal, Philip and Gerald of Lewisville; daughter, Mrs. Richard (Kay) Gillespie of Lewisville; 19 grandchildren; sisters, Mrs. Lillie Lewis of Truman, Mrs. Lucille Daniels of Troy, Ohio; brothers, Ed Halvorson of Thompson Falls, Mont., Willard Halvorson of Hanska.
She was born Jan. 22, 1895 in Linden Township, Brown County, to Mr. and Mrs. Clement Halverson. She married George Grnewold July 17, 1920 in Linden Township.
The couple farmed near Lewisville until moving into Madelia in July 1971."
Burial*5 January 1972She was buried on 5 January 1972 at Fort Snelling National Cemetery, Minneapolis, Hennepin Co, MN.
NoSSN*20 October 2005No record of her Social Security Number was found on 20 October 2005.

Family

George Gronewold b. 30 Dec 1891, d. 1 Feb 1988
Marriage*17 July 1920She married George Gronewold, son of Johann (John) Hermann Folkerts Gronewold and Asa Katharine Behrens, on 17 July 1920 at Hanska, Brown Co, MN.

(?) Hammer

M, #24898
Last Edited18 Nov 2017
Marriage*(?) Hammer married Velma A Elgert, daughter of Henry Martin Elgert and Anna J Lottman.

Family

Velma A Elgert b. 26 Jun 1912

Elsie Marie Hanz

F, #19089, b. 11 October 1910, d. 16 March 2005
FatherFritz Hanz
MotherMary Gronewold b. 3 Jul 1888, d. 16 Feb 1966
Relationship2nd cousin of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Rudolf Einfeld
Last Edited7 Aug 2009
Birth*11 October 1910Elsie Marie Hanz was born on 11 October 1910 at Runnels Co, TX.
She was the daughter of Fritz Hanz and Mary Gronewold.
Married Namebetween 1930 and 1933 As of between 1930 and 1933,her married name was Redman.
Marriage*between 1930 and 1933Elsie Marie Hanz married Alvin Karl Redman between 1930 and 1933.
Census*8 April 1930Elsie Marie Hanz appeared on the census of 8 April 1930 at Runnels Co, TX.
SSN*1954Her Social Security Number was 460-58-9388; issued 1954 at TX.
Residence*19 August 1998She lived at Rowena, Runnels Co, TX, on 19 August 1998.
Death*16 March 2005She died on 16 March 2005 at Rowena, Runnels Co, TX, at age 94.
Obituary*18 March 2005From Abilene Reporter-News, 18 mar 2005
     Elsie Marie Redman
     ROWENA - Elsie Marie Redman, 94, died Wednesday, March 16, 2005. Services are 3 p.m. Friday in Zoar United Church of Christ in Rowena. Burial will follow in Rowena Protestant Cemetery. Visitation is 6:30 to 8 p.m. today at Rains-Seale Funeral Home of Ballinger.

Family

Alvin Karl Redman b. 7 May 1907, d. 22 Mar 1995
Marriage*between 1930 and 1933She married Alvin Karl Redman between 1930 and 1933.

Fritz Hanz

M, #18473
ChartsDescendants of Rudolf Einfeld
Last Edited2 Aug 2018
Marriage*1908Fritz Hanz married Mary Gronewold, daughter of Gerhard (George) Heinrich Gronewold and Marie C Heinrich, in 1908.
NoCensus1920Fritz Hanz was not found in the in 1920 Census.

Family

Mary Gronewold b. 3 Jul 1888, d. 16 Feb 1966
Children

Marie Hanz

F, #19090, b. 1914, d. before 19 August 1998
FatherFritz Hanz
MotherMary Gronewold b. 3 Jul 1888, d. 16 Feb 1966
Relationship2nd cousin of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Rudolf Einfeld
Last Edited21 Oct 2005
Birth*1914Marie Hanz was born in 1914 at Runnels Co, TX.
She was the daughter of Fritz Hanz and Mary Gronewold.
Census*8 April 1930Marie Hanz appeared on the census of 8 April 1930 at Runnels Co, TX.
Death*before 19 August 1998She died before 19 August 1998.
NoSSN*21 October 2005No record of her Social Security Number was found on 21 October 2005.

Theodora Edna Hanz

F, #19091, b. 26 January 1921, d. 26 June 2013
FatherFritz Hanz
MotherMary Gronewold b. 3 Jul 1888, d. 16 Feb 1966
Relationship2nd cousin of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Rudolf Einfeld
Last Edited2 Aug 2018
Birth*26 January 1921Theodora Edna Hanz was born on 26 January 1921 at Runnels Co, TX.
She was the daughter of Fritz Hanz and Mary Gronewold.
Census*8 April 1930Theodora Edna Hanz appeared on the census of 8 April 1930 at Runnels Co, TX.
Married Name11 January 1941 As of 11 January 1941,her married name was Ernst.
Marriage*11 January 1941She married Fred Adolph Ernst on 11 January 1941 at Rowena, Runnels Co, TX.
Death*26 June 2013Theodora Edna Hanz died on 26 June 2013 at age 92.

Family

Fred Adolph Ernst b. 20 Jan 1922, d. 17 Aug 1998

Anna Regina Harms

F, #14189, b. 12 September 1862, d. 4 May 1950
FatherBen Harms
MotherSophie (?)
Immigration StatusImmigrated
ChartsDescendants of Rudolf Einfeld
Last Edited4 Jul 2007
Birth*12 September 1862Anna Regina Harms was born on 12 September 1862 at Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany.
She was the daughter of Ben Harms and Sophie (?)
Immigration*1884Anna Regina Harms immigrated in 1884 to Livingston Co, IL.
Marriage*12 March 1887She married Traugott (Bernhard) Gronewold, son of Folkert Janssen Gronewold and Jacobine (Ulrike) Sophia Maecken, on 12 March 1887 at Goodland, Sherman Co, KS.
Married Name12 March 1887 As of 12 March 1887,her married name was Gronewold.
Note*1894Anna Regina Harms and Traugott (Bernhard) Gronewold moved in 1894 at Chatsworth, Livingston Co, IL.
Photo*circa 1900Anna Regina Harms and Traugott (Bernhard) Gronewold appeared in a photo circa 1900 at Livingston Co, IL.
Census*1900Anna Regina Harms and Traugott (Bernhard) Gronewold appeared on the census of 1900 at Sulivan Twsp, Livingston Co, IL.
Census9 May 1910Anna Regina Harms and Traugott (Bernhard) Gronewold appeared on the census of 9 May 1910 at Ash Grove Twsp, Iroquois Co, IL.
Note1911Anna Regina Harms and Traugott (Bernhard) Gronewold moved in 1911 at Sheridan Twsp, Codington Co, SD.
Census15 January 1920Anna Regina Harms and Traugott (Bernhard) Gronewold appeared on the census of 15 January 1920 at Sheridan Twsp, Codington Co, SD.
Census*7 April 1930Anna Regina Harms appeared on the census of 7 April 1930 at Sheridan Twsp, Codington Co, SD, in the household of daughter Dena Gronewold and husband Ray Chandler.
Obituary*4 May 1950Watertown Public Opinion, May 4, 1950

Anna Gronewold Dies Here at 87
Mrs Anna Gronewold, 87, died early today at the home of a daughter, Mrs. Ray Chandler, 5 miles southeast of here, where she has lived for many years.

Funeral services will be held Saturday at 3pm in St. Martins Lutheran church with the Rev. W. T. Meier, pastor, in charge, preceded by a prayer service at the Shaw-Messer chapel. The body will be at the chapel until the services.

Burial will be in the Mt. Hope cemetery.

Mrs Gronewold was born in Germany and came to the United States with her parents in 1884. Two years later she was married to Behnard Gronewold at Goodland, Kansas. After farming in Kansas for nine years, they moved to Chatsworth, Ill, where they lived until coming here in 1911 to farm in Sheridan township.

She was preceded in death by her husband, who died in 1920, one daughter, who died in infancy, one sister and three brothers.

Surviving are three daughters, and seven sons. Mrs Ray Chandler and Herman, Watertown. Mrs. Roy Rowley, North Platte, NE, Mrs. Dick Meyer, Wolcott, Ind, John, Omaha, George Portland, Ore; Edward, Ortonville; Henry, Deusmann, Wis, Ben, Clear Lake, Fred, Sioux Falls.
Death*4 May 1950She died on 4 May 1950 at Codington Co, SD, at age 87.
Burial*6 May 1950She was buried on 6 May 1950 at Mount Hope Cemetery, Watertown, Codington Co, SD.

Family

Traugott (Bernhard) Gronewold b. 14 Apr 1852, d. 5 Dec 1920
Marriage*12 March 1887She married Traugott (Bernhard) Gronewold, son of Folkert Janssen Gronewold and Jacobine (Ulrike) Sophia Maecken, on 12 March 1887 at Goodland, Sherman Co, KS.
Children