John Edward Bergman

M, #10123, b. 22 January 1931, d. 12 October 1983
FatherJohn Otto Bergman d. 1 Oct 1966
MotherAnna Katherine Meints b. 13 Apr 1893, d. 24 Oct 1966
Relationship2nd cousin of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Albert Hartwig
Last Edited8 Aug 1998
Birth*22 January 1931John Edward Bergman was born on 22 January 1931.
He was the son of John Otto Bergman and Anna Katherine Meints.
SSN*1951His Social Security Number was 491-36-8832; issued 1951 at MO.
Marriage*9 June 1957John Edward Bergman married Nelda Pauline Kaiser on 9 June 1957 at Cole Camp, Benton Co, MO.
Death*12 October 1983John Edward Bergman died on 12 October 1983 at Portland, Multnomah Co, OR, at age 52.
Burial*He was buried at Willamette National Cemetery, Portland, Multnomah Co, OR.

Family

Nelda Pauline Kaiser b. 26 Apr 1936, d. 2 Jun 1986
Child

John Otto Bergman

M, #1967, d. 1 October 1966
ChartsDescendants of Albert Hartwig
Last Edited8 Aug 1998
Marriage*16 JuneJohn Otto Bergman married Anna Katherine Meints, daughter of Friede (Fred) Janssen Meints and Etje Anna (Etta) Hartwig, on 16 June.
Death*1 October 1966John Otto Bergman died on 1 October 1966.
Burial*He was buried at Crown Hill Cemetery, Sedalia, Pettis Co, MO.

Family

Anna Katherine Meints b. 13 Apr 1893, d. 24 Oct 1966
Child

Stephen Edward Bergman

F, #10126, b. 19 July 1962, d. 20 July 1962
FatherJohn Edward Bergman b. 22 Jan 1931, d. 12 Oct 1983
MotherNelda Pauline Kaiser b. 26 Apr 1936, d. 2 Jun 1986
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Albert Hartwig
Last Edited27 May 2000
Birth*19 July 1962Stephen Edward Bergman was born on 19 July 1962 at Denver, Denver Co, CO.
Death*20 July 1962She died on 20 July 1962 at Denver, Denver Co, CO.
She was the daughter of John Edward Bergman and Nelda Pauline Kaiser.
NoSSN*May 2000No record of her Social Security Number was found in May 2000; Not Possible.

Jantjen Betten

F, #28113, b. 1799
Last Edited14 Jan 2009
Birth*1799Jantjen Betten was born in 1799 at Lower Saxony, Germany.
Married Name14 April 1827 As of 14 April 1827,her married name was Hoffman.
Marriage*14 April 1827She married Lubbe Reiners Hoffman, son of Reiner Michels Hoffman and Anna Lubben, on 14 April 1827 at Western Parish, Arle, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany.

Family

Lubbe Reiners Hoffman b. 15 Oct 1797

Frauke Bierman

F, #11929
Last Edited15 Jan 2009
Marriage*10 December 1860Frauke Bierman married John Derris Lottman, son of Dirk Frerich Lottman and Frauka Johanna Sieverts Peters, on 10 December 1860 at St Johns Lutheran Church, Bartonville, Peoria Co, IL.
Married Name10 December 1860 As of 10 December 1860,her married name was Lottman.

Family

John Derris Lottman b. 25 Jan 1828, d. 20 Mar 1865
Children

Mildred Allene Birdsong

F, #25192, b. 14 October 1918, d. 28 January 2016
ChartsDescendants of Rudolf Einfeld
Last Edited29 Sep 2018
Birth*14 October 1918Mildred Allene Birdsong was born on 14 October 1918 at Jiba, Kaufman Co, TX.
Married Name6 May 1944 As of 6 May 1944,her married name was Bailey.
Marriage*8 May 1944She married George Monroe Bailey, son of Arthur Andrew Bailey and Lena Gronewold, on 8 May 1944.
Death*28 January 2016Mildred Allene Birdsong died on 28 January 2016 at Fort Worth, Tarrant Co, TX, at age 97.

Family

George Monroe Bailey b. 2 Mar 1915, d. 31 Mar 1990

Shirley Lou Blair

F, #23872, b. 18 August 1927, d. 9 January 1995
ChartsDescendants of Rudolf Einfeld
Last Edited8 Feb 2015
Birth*18 August 1927Shirley Lou Blair was born on 18 August 1927 at Detroit, Wayne Co, MI.
Married Namecirca 1945 As of circa 1945,her married name was Bailey.
Marriage*circa 1945She married Jack Dempsey Bailey, son of Arthur Andrew Bailey and Lena Gronewold, circa 1945.
Death*9 January 1995Shirley Lou Blair died on 9 January 1995 at Columbus, Lowndes Co, MS, at age 67.

Family

Jack Dempsey Bailey b. 7 Aug 1925, d. 17 Apr 1984

Gertrude B Blanck

F, #15067, b. 10 November 1910, d. 11 April 2001
FatherTheodore Blanck Jr
MotherElise (Lizzie) S Wagner
ChartsDescendants of Rudolf Einfeld
Last Edited17 Aug 2002
Birth*10 November 1910Gertrude B Blanck was born on 10 November 1910 at Buckley, Iroquois Co, IL.
She was the daughter of Theodore Blanck Jr and Elise (Lizzie) S Wagner.
Marriage*14 February 1940Gertrude B Blanck married Albert William Brandt, son of Henry Martin Brandt Jr and Anna Margaret Huisman, on 14 February 1940 at Rensselaer, Jasper Co, IN.
Married Name14 February 1940 As of 14 February 1940,her married name was Brandt.
Note*Gertrude B Blanck and Albert William Brandt had no children.
SSN*before 1951Her Social Security Number was 324-14-5217; issued before 1951 at IL.
Residence24 August 1956Gertrude B Blanck and Albert William Brandt lived at Sibley, Ford Co, IL, on 24 August 1956.
Residence*27 January 1960Gertrude B Blanck and Albert William Brandt lived at Sibley, Ford Co, IL, on 27 January 1960.
Residence*25 January 1996Gertrude B Blanck lived at Sibley, Ford Co, IL, on 25 January 1996.
Note*She attended St John's Lutheran School. She and her husband farmed in the Sibley area 34 years, retiring in 1980. She moved from Sibley to Gibson City in 1998 and had been a resident of Heartland Health Care Center for the year preceding her death. She was a lifelong member of St John's Lutheran Church, Buckley, where she was baptized and confirmed.
Death*11 April 2001She died on 11 April 2001 at Heartland Health Care Center, Paxton, Ford Co, IL, at age 90.
Burial*14 April 2001She was buried on 14 April 2001 at Woodland Cemetery, Buckley, Iroquois Co, IL.

Family

Albert William Brandt b. 12 Nov 1915, d. 25 Jan 1996
Marriage*14 February 1940She married Albert William Brandt, son of Henry Martin Brandt Jr and Anna Margaret Huisman, on 14 February 1940 at Rensselaer, Jasper Co, IN.

Theodore Blanck Jr

M, #15724
Last Edited1 Nov 2001
Marriage*Theodore Blanck Jr married Elise (Lizzie) S Wagner.

Family

Elise (Lizzie) S Wagner
Child

Walter Francis Louis Bober

M, #18735, b. 20 June 1917, d. 25 February 1996
MilitaryWorld War II
ChartsDescendants of Rudolf Einfeld
Last Edited4 Aug 2018
Birth*20 June 1917Walter Francis Louis Bober was born on 20 June 1917.
Military*between 11 July 1944 and 5 August 1946He was in the US Army during World War II.
Marriage*25 September 1950He married Maxine Lenore Gronewold, daughter of Diedrich (Dede) Johnson Gronewold and Emma Katherine Wanner (Warner) Reavis, on 25 September 1950.
SSN*before 1951His Social Security Number was 326-10-4477; issued before 1951 at IL.
Death*25 February 1996Walter Francis Louis Bober died on 25 February 1996 at Soldiers Grove, Crawford Co, WI, at age 78.
Burial*February 1996He was buried in February 1996 at Readstown Cemetery, Readstown, Vernon Co, WI.

Family

Maxine Lenore Gronewold b. 27 Oct 1925, d. 3 Sep 1983

Albert Joseph Boehm

M, #13447
Last Edited11 Nov 1999
Marriage*Albert Joseph Boehm married Elizabeth P Baird.

Family

Elizabeth P Baird

Marie Martha Boeke

F, #1196, b. 19 June 1904, d. 13 October 1946
ChartsDescendants of Albert Hartwig
Descendants of Rudolf Einfeld
Last Edited7 Apr 2012
Birth*19 June 1904Marie Martha Boeke was born on 19 June 1904.
Baptism11 September 1904She was baptized on 11 September 1904 at Zion Lutheran Church, Horton Twp, Osceola Co, IA.
Marriage*6 April 1926She married Henry Christian Hartwig, son of Fredrick Peters (Fred) Hartwig and Elise Catherina Gronewold, on 6 April 1926 at Zion Lutheran Church, Horton Twp, Osceola Co, IA.
Married Name6 April 1926 As of 6 April 1926,her married name was Hartwig.
Residence*15 November 1929Marie Martha Boeke and Henry Christian Hartwig lived at Ocheyedan, Osceola Co, IA, on 15 November 1929.
Census*18 April 1930Marie Martha Boeke and Henry Christian Hartwig appeared on the census of 18 April 1930 at Baker Twp, Osceola Co, IA, Baker Twsp; Osceola Co, IA; ED-72-3, 18 Apr 1930, p11 1B.
Census2 April 1940Marie Martha Boeke and Henry Christian Hartwig appeared on the census of 2 April 1940 at Baker Twp, Osceola Co, IA.
(Witness) Photocirca 1941Marie Martha Boeke appeared in a photo circa 1941 at Osceola Co, IA.
Death*13 October 1946She died on 13 October 1946 at Ocheyedan, Osceola Co, IA, at age 42 of Endocarditis.
Burial*16 October 1946She was buried on 16 October 1946 at Ocheyedan Cemetery, Ocheyedan, Osceola Co, IA.
NoSSN*May 2000No record of her Social Security Number was found in May 2000; Not Possible.

Family

Henry Christian Hartwig b. 24 Jan 1901, d. 22 Mar 1971
Marriage*6 April 1926She married Henry Christian Hartwig, son of Fredrick Peters (Fred) Hartwig and Elise Catherina Gronewold, on 6 April 1926 at Zion Lutheran Church, Horton Twp, Osceola Co, IA.
Children

Margaret Evalina (Maggie) Bontz

F, #11898, b. 21 October 1853, d. 1 June 1926
Last Edited20 Jan 2001
Birth*21 October 1853Margaret Evalina (Maggie) Bontz was born on 21 October 1853 at Chillicothe, Ross Co, OH.
Marriage*27 January 1876She married John Bonnen Look on 27 January 1876 at IL.
Married Name27 January 1876 As of 27 January 1876,her married name was Look.
Census*1900Margaret Evalina (Maggie) Bontz and John Bonnen Look appeared on the census of 1900 at Limestone Twp, Peoria Co, IL.
Death*1 June 1926Margaret Evalina (Maggie) Bontz died on 1 June 1926 at St Francis Medical Center, Peoria, Peoria Co, IL, at age 72.
Burial*She was buried at Springdale Cemetery, Peoria, Peoria Co, IL.

Family

John Bonnen Look b. 23 Apr 1845, d. 24 May 1917
Child

Clement T Bostad

M, #11079, b. 15 July 1889, d. April 1975
ChartsDescendants of Albert Hartwig
Last Edited11 Mar 1999
Birth*15 July 1889Clement T Bostad was born on 15 July 1889.
Note*He and Bertha Maudelena Fitzgerald lived in Baker, MT; Medford, OR; and Hillsboro, OR.
Marriage*Clement T Bostad married Bertha Maudelena Fitzgerald, daughter of William Robert Fitzgerald and Thoma Madalena (Lena) Hartwig.
SSN*before 1951His Social Security Number was 544-10-1059; issued before 1951 at OR.
Death*April 1975Clement T Bostad died in April 1975 at Hillsboro, Washington Co, OR, at age 85.

Family

Bertha Maudelena Fitzgerald b. 13 Dec 1904, d. 1990
Child

Shirley Jean Bostad

F, #11090, b. 17 January 1935, d. 28 September 1962
FatherClement T Bostad b. 15 Jul 1889, d. Apr 1975
MotherBertha Maudelena Fitzgerald b. 13 Dec 1904, d. 1990
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Albert Hartwig
Last Edited27 May 2000
Birth*17 January 1935Shirley Jean Bostad was born on 17 January 1935.
She was the daughter of Clement T Bostad and Bertha Maudelena Fitzgerald.
Death*28 September 1962Shirley Jean Bostad died on 28 September 1962 at age 27.
NoSSN*May 2000No record of her Social Security Number was found in May 2000; Not Possible.

Floyd James Boyer

M, #13375, d. before 1999
ChartsDescendants of Rudolf Einfeld
Last Edited17 Oct 2007
Birth*Floyd James Boyer was born at Canada.
Marriage*He married Mary Anne Elizabeth (Annie) Turner, daughter of Jesse Walter Turner and Louise Reka Neitz.
Death*before 1999Floyd James Boyer died before 1999.
NoSSN*21 October 2005No record of his Social Security Number was found on 21 October 2005.

Family

Mary Anne Elizabeth (Annie) Turner b. 14 Mar 1915, d. bt 1952 - 1953

Robert Reed Boyer

M, #13384, d. before 1999
Relationship1st cousin 2 times removed of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited21 Oct 2005
Death*before 1999Robert Reed Boyer died before 1999 at the age of 22.
NoSSN*21 October 2005No record of his Social Security Number was found on 21 October 2005.

Albert William Brandt

M, #14320, b. 12 November 1915, d. 25 January 1996
FatherHenry Martin Brandt Jr b. 20 Jan 1883, d. 27 Jan 1960
MotherAnna Margaret Huisman b. 6 May 1891, d. 24 Aug 1956
Relationship2nd cousin of Verna Jean Bremer
MilitaryWorld War II
ChartsDescendants of Rudolf Einfeld
Last Edited3 Aug 2018
Birth*12 November 1915Albert William Brandt was born on 12 November 1915 at rural, Gibson City, Ford Co, IL.
He was the son of Henry Martin Brandt Jr and Anna Margaret Huisman.
Census*2 April 1930Albert William Brandt appeared on the census of 2 April 1930 at Drummer Twp, Ford Co, IL.
Marriage*14 February 1940He married Gertrude B Blanck, daughter of Theodore Blanck Jr and Elise (Lizzie) S Wagner, on 14 February 1940 at Rensselaer, Jasper Co, IN.
Military*from 1943 to 1945Albert William Brandt was in the US Navy during World War II.
Note*He and Gertrude B Blanck had no children.
SSN*before 1951His Social Security Number was 357-03-4465; issued before 1951 at IL.
Residence24 August 1956Albert William Brandt and Gertrude B Blanck lived at Sibley, Ford Co, IL, on 24 August 1956.
Residence*27 January 1960Albert William Brandt and Gertrude B Blanck lived at Sibley, Ford Co, IL, on 27 January 1960.
(Witness) Memo
(The following is a newspaper article about the family of Henry M Brandt.)
Henry M Brandt
     Henry M Brandt, Jr. was born not too long after his parents immigrated to the United States from Germany. They settle in Ford County in the early 1800's and farmed three miles northeast of Sibley, Illinois. They had eight children born to them six boys and two girls who all became farmers in different parts of the country. The oldest sons became wheat ranchers in the state of Washington. The other children stayed in and around Ford County and became farmers. Henry married Anna Huisman in 1910 and he farmed in Livingston County for a year and then rented the Horace McClure farm 6 miles northwest of Gibson City where he farmed for twenty years. They raised six children when they lived on the McClure farm.
     Viola (b. 1910) graduated from Drummer Township High School in 1931. She worked at the Elgin National Watch Company for 21 years. She married Gerald Brookstra in 1951. He worked for the Chicago, Milwaukee Railroad and died in Feb. 1956 of a heart attack. Then she married L. Paul Lowe in 1960. He taught school in southern Illinois and retired in 1972. He died in 1975
     Bernice graduated from Drummer Township High School in 1931. She married Floyd Shreves in 1939 and they live in Paxton. Floyd is retired from the Gas Company after 23 years of service.
     Louie was married to Marguerite Taylor. Louie did some farming with his dad and served in the armed forces during World War II. After his discharge from the service he worked for Doc May in construction. He died in April 1981. Marguerite works part time at the Gibson Hospital.
     Albert was also a farmer and served in the Navy during World War II for a couple of years. After his discharge from the service he farmed the Edith Ashley Farris farm until his retirement in 1981. He is married to the former Gerdy Blanck of Buckley, Illinois and they live in Sibley, Ill.
     Mildred is married to Leslie Jamison and they have made their home in Elliott, Illinois most of their married life. Leslie was Township Road Commissioner for a number of years.
     Norma Jean is married to Jean Lehman. They live in Urbana, Ill. Norma was a beauty operator but gave it up after marriage. Jean is in the heating and air conditioning business.
     Henry bought the Troyer farm in 1935 and lived there until he died in 1960.
Residence*16 March 1991Albert William Brandt lived at Sibley, Ford Co, IL, on 16 March 1991.
Death*25 January 1996He died on 25 January 1996 at Gibson Community Hospital, Gibson City, Ford Co, IL, at age 80.
Burial*28 January 1996He was buried on 28 January 1996 at Woodland Cemetery, Buckley, Iroquois Co, IL.
Obituary*after 28 January 1996Albert W. Brandt
     Sibley - Funeral services for Albert W. Brandt, 80, 120 E. Columbus, Sibley, were at 2 pm Sunday at Ford-Baier Funeral Home, Buckley. The Rev. Gunard Heikkila officiated.
     Burial was in Woodland Cemetery, Buckley, where military graveside rites were accorded by Sibley American Legion Post 244.
     Visitation was 5 to 8 pm Saturday at Ford-Baier Funeral Home, Buckley.
     Mr. Brandt died at 2:25 am Thursday (Jan. 25, 1996) at Gibson Community Hospital, Gibson City.
     He was born Nov. 12 1915, in rural Gibson City, a son of Henry and Anna Huisman Brandt. He married Gertrude B Blanck Feb. 14, 1940, in Rensselaer, Ind. She survives in Sibley.
     Other survivors include two sisters, Bernice Shreves of Gibson City and Mildred Jamison of Elliott; and numerous nieces and nephews.
     He was preceded in death by his parents, two sisters and one brother.
     Mr. Brandt spent his entire life in the Gibson City-Sibley areas, except for two years from 1943 to 1945 when he served in the US Navy.
     He attended the North Union rural school near Gibson City.
     He and his wife farmed in the Sibley area for 34 years, retiring in 1966.
     He was baptized at the Sibley Lutheran Church and was confirmed at the Anchor Lutheran Church in 1929 by the Rev. A Hahn.
     He was a member of the St. John's Lutheran Church, Buckley; Sibley Sportsman's Club, American Legion Post No. 244 of Sibley, AmVets Post No. 276 of Elliott and VFW Post No. 6289 of Gibson City.
     Memorials may be made to the organ fund of St. John's Lutheran Church or a charity of the donor's choice.

Family

Gertrude B Blanck b. 10 Nov 1910, d. 11 Apr 2001
Marriage*14 February 1940He married Gertrude B Blanck, daughter of Theodore Blanck Jr and Elise (Lizzie) S Wagner, on 14 February 1940 at Rensselaer, Jasper Co, IN.

Bernice Anna Mae Brandt

F, #14318, b. 14 February 1912, d. 5 October 2001
FatherHenry Martin Brandt Jr b. 20 Jan 1883, d. 27 Jan 1960
MotherAnna Margaret Huisman b. 6 May 1891, d. 24 Aug 1956
Relationship2nd cousin of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Rudolf Einfeld
Last Edited14 Jan 2008
Birth*14 February 1912Bernice Anna Mae Brandt was born on 14 February 1912 at rural, Sibley, Ford Co, IL.
She was the daughter of Henry Martin Brandt Jr and Anna Margaret Huisman.
Census*2 April 1930Bernice Anna Mae Brandt appeared on the census of 2 April 1930 at Drummer Twp, Ford Co, IL.
Married Name4 June 1939 As of 4 June 1939,her married name was Shreves.
Marriage*4 June 1939She married Floyd N (Cy) Shreves on 4 June 1939 at Crawfordsville, Montgomery Co, IN.
SSN*between 1951 and 1952Her Social Security Number was 338-28-4579; issued between 1951 and 1952 at IL.
Residence24 August 1956Bernice Anna Mae Brandt and Floyd N (Cy) Shreves lived at Paxton, Ford Co, IL, on 24 August 1956.
Residence*27 January 1960Bernice Anna Mae Brandt and Floyd N (Cy) Shreves lived at Paxton, Ford Co, IL, on 27 January 1960.
(Witness) Memo
(The following is a newspaper article about the family of Henry M Brandt.)
Henry M Brandt
     Henry M Brandt, Jr. was born not too long after his parents immigrated to the United States from Germany. They settle in Ford County in the early 1800's and farmed three miles northeast of Sibley, Illinois. They had eight children born to them six boys and two girls who all became farmers in different parts of the country. The oldest sons became wheat ranchers in the state of Washington. The other children stayed in and around Ford County and became farmers. Henry married Anna Huisman in 1910 and he farmed in Livingston County for a year and then rented the Horace McClure farm 6 miles northwest of Gibson City where he farmed for twenty years. They raised six children when they lived on the McClure farm.
     Viola (b. 1910) graduated from Drummer Township High School in 1931. She worked at the Elgin National Watch Company for 21 years. She married Gerald Brookstra in 1951. He worked for the Chicago, Milwaukee Railroad and died in Feb. 1956 of a heart attack. Then she married L. Paul Lowe in 1960. He taught school in southern Illinois and retired in 1972. He died in 1975
     Bernice graduated from Drummer Township High School in 1931. She married Floyd Shreves in 1939 and they live in Paxton. Floyd is retired from the Gas Company after 23 years of service.
     Louie was married to Marguerite Taylor. Louie did some farming with his dad and served in the armed forces during World War II. After his discharge from the service he worked for Doc May in construction. He died in April 1981. Marguerite works part time at the Gibson Hospital.
     Albert was also a farmer and served in the Navy during World War II for a couple of years. After his discharge from the service he farmed the Edith Ashley Farris farm until his retirement in 1981. He is married to the former Gerdy Blanck of Buckley, Illinois and they live in Sibley, Ill.
     Mildred is married to Leslie Jamison and they have made their home in Elliott, Illinois most of their married life. Leslie was Township Road Commissioner for a number of years.
     Norma Jean is married to Jean Lehman. They live in Urbana, Ill. Norma was a beauty operator but gave it up after marriage. Jean is in the heating and air conditioning business.
     Henry bought the Troyer farm in 1935 and lived there until he died in 1960.
Residence16 March 1991Bernice Anna Mae Brandt lived at Paxton, Ford Co, IL, on 16 March 1991.
Residence*25 January 1996She lived at Gibson City, Ford Co, IL, on 25 January 1996.
Death*5 October 2001She died on 5 October 2001 at Heritage Manor Nursing Home, Paxton, Ford Co, IL, at age 89.
Obituary*6 October 2001Bernice A.M. Shreves
     PAXTON - Bernice A.M. Shreves, 89, of Paxton died at 12:30 pm Friday (Oct. 5, 2001) at Heritage Manor Nursing Home, Gibson City. She had been in failing health for four years.
     Her funeral will be at 2:30 pm Monday at Ford-Baier Funeral Home, Paxton, the Rev. John Davenport officiating. Burial will be in Glen Cemetery, Paxton. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 pm Sunday at the funeral home.
     Memorials may be made to Gibson Area Hospital or a charity of the donor's choice.
     Mrs. Shreves was born Feb 14, 1912, in rural Sibley, the daughter of Henry and Anna Huisman Brandt. She married Floyd N. Shreves on June 4, 1939, at Crawfordsville, Ind. He died June 2, 1987.
     Survivors include one son, Robert F (Judy) Shreves, Rantoul; one daughter, Marlene (Rick) Goben, Bayles Lake, Loda; one sister, Mildred Jamison, Elliott; four grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.
     Her parents, two brothers and two sisters preceded her in death.
Burial*7 October 2001She was buried on 7 October 2001 at Glen Cemetery, Paxton, Ford Co, IL.

Family

Floyd N (Cy) Shreves b. 11 Jan 1913, d. 2 Jun 1987
Marriage*4 June 1939She married Floyd N (Cy) Shreves on 4 June 1939 at Crawfordsville, Montgomery Co, IN.

Henry Martin Brandt Jr

M, #14316, b. 20 January 1883, d. 27 January 1960
ChartsDescendants of Rudolf Einfeld
Last Edited15 Jan 2008
Birth*20 January 1883Henry Martin Brandt Jr was born on 20 January 1883 at Sibley, Ford Co, IL.
Marriage*16 March 1909He married Anna Margaret Huisman, daughter of Helmer Jacob Huisman and Meta Jacobina Catherina Gronewold, on 16 March 1909 at Sibley, Ford Co, IL.
WW1 Draft*12 September 1918Henry Martin Brandt Jr registered for the draft of WWI on 12 September 1918 in Ford Co, IL, Married. Described as medium height, medium build, light blue eyes, light brown hair.
Residence*20 January 1923He and Anna Margaret Huisman lived at Sibley, Ford Co, IL, on 20 January 1923.
Census*2 April 1930Henry Martin Brandt Jr and Anna Margaret Huisman appeared on the census of 2 April 1930 at Drummer Twp, Ford Co, IL.
Residence16 February 1933Henry Martin Brandt Jr and Anna Margaret Huisman lived at Gibson City, Ford Co, IL, on 16 February 1933.
Note*Henry Martin Brandt Jr farmed 6 miles northwest of Gibson City for twenty years, then bought a farm in 1935 where they farmed until 1960.
Note*He and Anna Margaret Huisman members of St John Lutheran Church near Anchor.
Death*27 January 1960Henry Martin Brandt Jr died on 27 January 1960 at Anchor, McLean Co, IL, at age 77.
Obituary*Henry M Brandt
     ANCHOR - Funeral services for Henry M Brandt, 77, who died at 3:45 pm Monday at his home near Anchor, will be held at 1:30 pm Thursday at the Lamb Funeral Home in Gibson City. The Rev Alexander Youck, pastor of St John's Lutheran Church near Anchor, will officiate. Burial will be in Mount Hope Cemetery at Sibley.
     He was born jan 20, 1883, at Sibley, the son of Mr and Mrs Henry Brandt. He married Anna Margaret Huisman on March 16, 1911 (sic 1909) at Sibley. He farmed for many years near Anchor before he retired 10 years ago.
     Survivors are two sons, Louis of Tremont and Albert of Sibley; four daughters, Mrs. Viola Brookstra, Elgin; Mrs Bernice Shreves, Paxton; Mrs Mildred Jamison, Elliott; and Miss Norma Brandt, at home; seven grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Two sisters, Mrs Flora Stroh of Sibley and Mrs Tena ?arley of Crescent City, and two brothers, John of Sibley and William of Strawn, also survive.
     He was preceded in death by his wife and three brothers.
     Mr Brandt was a member of St John Lutheran Church.
Burial*He was buried at Mount Hope Cemetery, Sibley, Ford Co, IL.
Memo*
(The following is a newspaper article about the family of Henry M Brandt.)
Henry M Brandt
     Henry M Brandt, Jr. was born not too long after his parents immigrated to the United States from Germany. They settle in Ford County in the early 1800's and farmed three miles northeast of Sibley, Illinois. They had eight children born to them six boys and two girls who all became farmers in different parts of the country. The oldest sons became wheat ranchers in the state of Washington. The other children stayed in and around Ford County and became farmers. Henry married Anna Huisman in 1910 and he farmed in Livingston County for a year and then rented the Horace McClure farm 6 miles northwest of Gibson City where he farmed for twenty years. They raised six children when they lived on the McClure farm.
     Viola (b. 1910) graduated from Drummer Township High School in 1931. She worked at the Elgin National Watch Company for 21 years. She married Gerald Brookstra in 1951. He worked for the Chicago, Milwaukee Railroad and died in Feb. 1956 of a heart attack. Then she married L. Paul Lowe in 1960. He taught school in southern Illinois and retired in 1972. He died in 1975
     Bernice graduated from Drummer Township High School in 1931. She married Floyd Shreves in 1939 and they live in Paxton. Floyd is retired from the Gas Company after 23 years of service.
     Louie was married to Marguerite Taylor. Louie did some farming with his dad and served in the armed forces during World War II. After his discharge from the service he worked for Doc May in construction. He died in April 1981. Marguerite works part time at the Gibson Hospital.
     Albert was also a farmer and served in the Navy during World War II for a couple of years. After his discharge from the service he farmed the Edith Ashley Farris farm until his retirement in 1981. He is married to the former Gerdy Blanck of Buckley, Illinois and they live in Sibley, Ill.
     Mildred is married to Leslie Jamison and they have made their home in Elliott, Illinois most of their married life. Leslie was Township Road Commissioner for a number of years.
     Norma Jean is married to Jean Lehman. They live in Urbana, Ill. Norma was a beauty operator but gave it up after marriage. Jean is in the heating and air conditioning business.
     Henry bought the Troyer farm in 1935 and lived there until he died in 1960.

Family

Anna Margaret Huisman b. 6 May 1891, d. 24 Aug 1956
Marriage*16 March 1909He married Anna Margaret Huisman, daughter of Helmer Jacob Huisman and Meta Jacobina Catherina Gronewold, on 16 March 1909 at Sibley, Ford Co, IL.
Children

Louie Elmer Brandt

M, #14319, b. 28 October 1913, d. April 1981
FatherHenry Martin Brandt Jr b. 20 Jan 1883, d. 27 Jan 1960
MotherAnna Margaret Huisman b. 6 May 1891, d. 24 Aug 1956
Relationship2nd cousin of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Rudolf Einfeld
Last Edited1 Nov 2001
Birth*28 October 1913Louie Elmer Brandt was born on 28 October 1913 at Ford Co, IL.
He was the son of Henry Martin Brandt Jr and Anna Margaret Huisman.
Census*2 April 1930Louie Elmer Brandt appeared on the census of 2 April 1930 at Drummer Twp, Ford Co, IL.
Marriage*9 August 1946He married Marguerite Taylor on 9 August 1946 at Decatur, Macon Co, IL.
SSN*before 1951His Social Security Number was 359-09-3911; issued before 1951 at IL.
Residence24 August 1956Louie Elmer Brandt and Marguerite Taylor lived at Tremont, Tazewell Co, IL, on 24 August 1956.
Residence*27 January 1960Louie Elmer Brandt and Marguerite Taylor lived at Tremont, Tazewell Co, IL, on 27 January 1960.
(Witness) Memo
(The following is a newspaper article about the family of Henry M Brandt.)
Henry M Brandt
     Henry M Brandt, Jr. was born not too long after his parents immigrated to the United States from Germany. They settle in Ford County in the early 1800's and farmed three miles northeast of Sibley, Illinois. They had eight children born to them six boys and two girls who all became farmers in different parts of the country. The oldest sons became wheat ranchers in the state of Washington. The other children stayed in and around Ford County and became farmers. Henry married Anna Huisman in 1910 and he farmed in Livingston County for a year and then rented the Horace McClure farm 6 miles northwest of Gibson City where he farmed for twenty years. They raised six children when they lived on the McClure farm.
     Viola (b. 1910) graduated from Drummer Township High School in 1931. She worked at the Elgin National Watch Company for 21 years. She married Gerald Brookstra in 1951. He worked for the Chicago, Milwaukee Railroad and died in Feb. 1956 of a heart attack. Then she married L. Paul Lowe in 1960. He taught school in southern Illinois and retired in 1972. He died in 1975
     Bernice graduated from Drummer Township High School in 1931. She married Floyd Shreves in 1939 and they live in Paxton. Floyd is retired from the Gas Company after 23 years of service.
     Louie was married to Marguerite Taylor. Louie did some farming with his dad and served in the armed forces during World War II. After his discharge from the service he worked for Doc May in construction. He died in April 1981. Marguerite works part time at the Gibson Hospital.
     Albert was also a farmer and served in the Navy during World War II for a couple of years. After his discharge from the service he farmed the Edith Ashley Farris farm until his retirement in 1981. He is married to the former Gerdy Blanck of Buckley, Illinois and they live in Sibley, Ill.
     Mildred is married to Leslie Jamison and they have made their home in Elliott, Illinois most of their married life. Leslie was Township Road Commissioner for a number of years.
     Norma Jean is married to Jean Lehman. They live in Urbana, Ill. Norma was a beauty operator but gave it up after marriage. Jean is in the heating and air conditioning business.
     Henry bought the Troyer farm in 1935 and lived there until he died in 1960.
Death*April 1981Louie Elmer Brandt died in April 1981 at Roberts, Ford Co, IL, at age 67.

Family

Marguerite Taylor b. 12 May 1913, d. 26 Feb 1992
Marriage*9 August 1946He married Marguerite Taylor on 9 August 1946 at Decatur, Macon Co, IL.

Mildred Elizabeth Brandt

F, #14321, b. 30 August 1919, d. 22 November 2009
FatherHenry Martin Brandt Jr b. 20 Jan 1883, d. 27 Jan 1960
MotherAnna Margaret Huisman b. 6 May 1891, d. 24 Aug 1956
Relationship2nd cousin of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Rudolf Einfeld
Last Edited22 Mar 2011
Birth*30 August 1919Mildred Elizabeth Brandt was born on 30 August 1919 at Sibley, Ford Co, IL.
She was the daughter of Henry Martin Brandt Jr and Anna Margaret Huisman.
Census*2 April 1930Mildred Elizabeth Brandt appeared on the census of 2 April 1930 at Drummer Twp, Ford Co, IL.
Married Name10 May 1936 As of 10 May 1936,her married name was Jamison.
Marriage*10 May 1936She married Leslie Warren Jamison on 10 May 1936 at Elliott, Ford Co, IL.
Residence24 August 1956Mildred Elizabeth Brandt and Leslie Warren Jamison lived at Elliott, Ford Co, IL, on 24 August 1956.
Residence*27 January 1960Mildred Elizabeth Brandt and Leslie Warren Jamison lived at Elliott, Ford Co, IL, on 27 January 1960.
(Witness) Memo
(The following is a newspaper article about the family of Henry M Brandt.)
Henry M Brandt
     Henry M Brandt, Jr. was born not too long after his parents immigrated to the United States from Germany. They settle in Ford County in the early 1800's and farmed three miles northeast of Sibley, Illinois. They had eight children born to them six boys and two girls who all became farmers in different parts of the country. The oldest sons became wheat ranchers in the state of Washington. The other children stayed in and around Ford County and became farmers. Henry married Anna Huisman in 1910 and he farmed in Livingston County for a year and then rented the Horace McClure farm 6 miles northwest of Gibson City where he farmed for twenty years. They raised six children when they lived on the McClure farm.
     Viola (b. 1910) graduated from Drummer Township High School in 1931. She worked at the Elgin National Watch Company for 21 years. She married Gerald Brookstra in 1951. He worked for the Chicago, Milwaukee Railroad and died in Feb. 1956 of a heart attack. Then she married L. Paul Lowe in 1960. He taught school in southern Illinois and retired in 1972. He died in 1975
     Bernice graduated from Drummer Township High School in 1931. She married Floyd Shreves in 1939 and they live in Paxton. Floyd is retired from the Gas Company after 23 years of service.
     Louie was married to Marguerite Taylor. Louie did some farming with his dad and served in the armed forces during World War II. After his discharge from the service he worked for Doc May in construction. He died in April 1981. Marguerite works part time at the Gibson Hospital.
     Albert was also a farmer and served in the Navy during World War II for a couple of years. After his discharge from the service he farmed the Edith Ashley Farris farm until his retirement in 1981. He is married to the former Gerdy Blanck of Buckley, Illinois and they live in Sibley, Ill.
     Mildred is married to Leslie Jamison and they have made their home in Elliott, Illinois most of their married life. Leslie was Township Road Commissioner for a number of years.
     Norma Jean is married to Jean Lehman. They live in Urbana, Ill. Norma was a beauty operator but gave it up after marriage. Jean is in the heating and air conditioning business.
     Henry bought the Troyer farm in 1935 and lived there until he died in 1960.
Residence20 July 1990Mildred Elizabeth Brandt and Leslie Warren Jamison lived at Elliott, Ford Co, IL, on 20 July 1990.
Residence16 March 1991Mildred Elizabeth Brandt lived at Elliott, Ford Co, IL, on 16 March 1991.
Residence*25 January 1996She lived at Elliott, Ford Co, IL, on 25 January 1996.
Residence5 October 2001She lived at Elliott, Ford Co, IL, on 5 October 2001.
Death*22 November 2009She died on 22 November 2009 at Elliott, Ford Co, IL, at age 90.
Obituary*1 December 2010Mildred Jamison

Mildred E. "Millie" Jamison, 90, of Elliott passed away Sunday, Nov. 22, 2009, at 6 a.m. in Lakeland, Fla.

As per Millie’s wishes, she was cremated and there will be no visitation or funeral.

She will be interred in Drummer Township Cemetery on Saturday Dec. 5, 2009, at 2 p.m. Officiating her celebration of life service will be the Rev. Barb Anthony. The family suggests memorials be made to the Elliott AMVETS.

Millie was born Aug. 30, 1919, in Sibley, the daughter of Henry and Anna Brandt. She married Leslie W. Jamison on May 10, 1937, and lived with him in Elliott over 70 years. He survives.

Also surviving are two sons, Richard D. Jamison of Ellsworth and Larry E. Jamison of Gibson City; 11 grandchildren, Annette (Paul) Rutledge, Tim (Linda) Jamison, Steve (Mary) Jamison, Melody Jamison, Guylon (Tina) Jamison, Lisa Young, Troy (Amy) Jamison, Matthew (Tina) Jamison, Melissa Jamison, Brandy (Jerriah) Miller and Dusten Jamison.

She was preceded in death by her parents, one son, Thomas H. Jamison, three sisters, two brothers and two daughters-in-law.

Most important to Millie was her love for her family and friends.

Family

Leslie Warren Jamison b. 18 Aug 1916, d. 27 Jun 2010
Marriage*10 May 1936She married Leslie Warren Jamison on 10 May 1936 at Elliott, Ford Co, IL.
Child

Norma Jean Brandt

F, #14322, b. 16 March 1929, d. 18 March 1989
FatherHenry Martin Brandt Jr b. 20 Jan 1883, d. 27 Jan 1960
MotherAnna Margaret Huisman b. 6 May 1891, d. 24 Aug 1956
Relationship2nd cousin of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Rudolf Einfeld
Last Edited2 Aug 2018
Birth*16 March 1929Norma Jean Brandt was born on 16 March 1929 at Gibson City, Ford Co, IL.
She was the daughter of Henry Martin Brandt Jr and Anna Margaret Huisman.
Census*2 April 1930Norma Jean Brandt appeared on the census of 2 April 1930 at Drummer Twp, Ford Co, IL.
Residence24 August 1956She lived at Sibley, Ford Co, IL, on 24 August 1956.
Residence*27 January 1960She lived at Anchor, McLean Co, IL, on 27 January 1960.
Married Nameafter 27 January 1960 As of after 27 January 1960,her married name was Lehman.
Marriage*after 27 January 1960She married Jean E Lehman after 27 January 1960.
Note*Norma Jean Brandt and Jean E Lehman had no children.
(Witness) Memo
(The following is a newspaper article about the family of Henry M Brandt.)
Henry M Brandt
     Henry M Brandt, Jr. was born not too long after his parents immigrated to the United States from Germany. They settle in Ford County in the early 1800's and farmed three miles northeast of Sibley, Illinois. They had eight children born to them six boys and two girls who all became farmers in different parts of the country. The oldest sons became wheat ranchers in the state of Washington. The other children stayed in and around Ford County and became farmers. Henry married Anna Huisman in 1910 and he farmed in Livingston County for a year and then rented the Horace McClure farm 6 miles northwest of Gibson City where he farmed for twenty years. They raised six children when they lived on the McClure farm.
     Viola (b. 1910) graduated from Drummer Township High School in 1931. She worked at the Elgin National Watch Company for 21 years. She married Gerald Brookstra in 1951. He worked for the Chicago, Milwaukee Railroad and died in Feb. 1956 of a heart attack. Then she married L. Paul Lowe in 1960. He taught school in southern Illinois and retired in 1972. He died in 1975
     Bernice graduated from Drummer Township High School in 1931. She married Floyd Shreves in 1939 and they live in Paxton. Floyd is retired from the Gas Company after 23 years of service.
     Louie was married to Marguerite Taylor. Louie did some farming with his dad and served in the armed forces during World War II. After his discharge from the service he worked for Doc May in construction. He died in April 1981. Marguerite works part time at the Gibson Hospital.
     Albert was also a farmer and served in the Navy during World War II for a couple of years. After his discharge from the service he farmed the Edith Ashley Farris farm until his retirement in 1981. He is married to the former Gerdy Blanck of Buckley, Illinois and they live in Sibley, Ill.
     Mildred is married to Leslie Jamison and they have made their home in Elliott, Illinois most of their married life. Leslie was Township Road Commissioner for a number of years.
     Norma Jean is married to Jean Lehman. They live in Urbana, Ill. Norma was a beauty operator but gave it up after marriage. Jean is in the heating and air conditioning business.
     Henry bought the Troyer farm in 1935 and lived there until he died in 1960.
Note1985Norma Jean Brandt and Jean E Lehman moved from Urbana, IL to Lakeland, FL in 1985.
Death*18 March 1989Norma Jean Brandt died on 18 March 1989 at Lakeland, Polk Co, FL, at age 60.
NoteShe and Jean E Lehman were cremated at Bok Tower Garden, Lake Wales, Polk Co, FL.
NoSSN*21 October 2005No record of her Social Security Number was found on 21 October 2005.

Family

Jean E Lehman b. 20 Jun 1920, d. 7 Sep 1988
Marriage*after 27 January 1960Norma Jean Brandt married Jean E Lehman after 27 January 1960.

Viola Ella Brandt

F, #14317, b. 27 December 1910, d. 6 April 1994
FatherHenry Martin Brandt Jr b. 20 Jan 1883, d. 27 Jan 1960
MotherAnna Margaret Huisman b. 6 May 1891, d. 24 Aug 1956
Relationship2nd cousin of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Rudolf Einfeld
Last Edited30 Jan 2005
Birth*27 December 1910Viola Ella Brandt was born on 27 December 1910 at Strawn, Livingston Co, IL.
She was the daughter of Henry Martin Brandt Jr and Anna Margaret Huisman.
Married NameHer married name was Brookstra.
Marriage*Viola Ella Brandt married Gerald D (Jerry) Brookstra.
Census*2 April 1930Viola Ella Brandt appeared on the census of 2 April 1930 at Drummer Twp, Ford Co, IL.
Note*She had no children with either husband.
SSN*before 1951Her Social Security Number was 359-14-0565; issued before 1951 at IL.
Residence24 August 1956She lived at Elgin, Kane Co, IL, on 24 August 1956.
Residence*27 January 1960She lived at Elgin, Kane Co, IL, on 27 January 1960.
Married NameHer married name was Lowe.
Marriage*She married Paul Lowe.
(Witness) Memo
(The following is a newspaper article about the family of Henry M Brandt.)
Henry M Brandt
     Henry M Brandt, Jr. was born not too long after his parents immigrated to the United States from Germany. They settle in Ford County in the early 1800's and farmed three miles northeast of Sibley, Illinois. They had eight children born to them six boys and two girls who all became farmers in different parts of the country. The oldest sons became wheat ranchers in the state of Washington. The other children stayed in and around Ford County and became farmers. Henry married Anna Huisman in 1910 and he farmed in Livingston County for a year and then rented the Horace McClure farm 6 miles northwest of Gibson City where he farmed for twenty years. They raised six children when they lived on the McClure farm.
     Viola (b. 1910) graduated from Drummer Township High School in 1931. She worked at the Elgin National Watch Company for 21 years. She married Gerald Brookstra in 1951. He worked for the Chicago, Milwaukee Railroad and died in Feb. 1956 of a heart attack. Then she married L. Paul Lowe in 1960. He taught school in southern Illinois and retired in 1972. He died in 1975
     Bernice graduated from Drummer Township High School in 1931. She married Floyd Shreves in 1939 and they live in Paxton. Floyd is retired from the Gas Company after 23 years of service.
     Louie was married to Marguerite Taylor. Louie did some farming with his dad and served in the armed forces during World War II. After his discharge from the service he worked for Doc May in construction. He died in April 1981. Marguerite works part time at the Gibson Hospital.
     Albert was also a farmer and served in the Navy during World War II for a couple of years. After his discharge from the service he farmed the Edith Ashley Farris farm until his retirement in 1981. He is married to the former Gerdy Blanck of Buckley, Illinois and they live in Sibley, Ill.
     Mildred is married to Leslie Jamison and they have made their home in Elliott, Illinois most of their married life. Leslie was Township Road Commissioner for a number of years.
     Norma Jean is married to Jean Lehman. They live in Urbana, Ill. Norma was a beauty operator but gave it up after marriage. Jean is in the heating and air conditioning business.
     Henry bought the Troyer farm in 1935 and lived there until he died in 1960.
Residence*16 March 1991Viola Ella Brandt lived at Gibson City, Ford Co, IL, on 16 March 1991.
Death*6 April 1994She died on 6 April 1994 at Heritage Manor, Gibson City, Ford Co, IL, at age 83 she had lived at the Heritage Manor since 1989.
Burial*She was buried at Mount Hope Cemetery, Sibley, Ford Co, IL.

Family 1

Gerald D (Jerry) Brookstra b. 1904, d. 1956
Marriage*She married Gerald D (Jerry) Brookstra.

Family 2

Paul Lowe b. 19 Oct 1904, d. 27 Nov 1975
Marriage*Viola Ella Brandt married Paul Lowe.

Gladys Braun

F, #22724, b. 1 March 1900, d. 2 March 1978
FatherReinhart L Braun b. 1862
MotherAugusta C (?) b. 1866
Last Edited6 Jul 2007
Birth*1 March 1900Gladys Braun was born on 1 March 1900 at IL.
She was the daughter of Reinhart L Braun and Augusta C (?)
Married Name1921 As of 1921,her married name was Lottman.
Marriage*1921Gladys Braun married Frank Johann (John) Lottman, son of Cornelius Lottman and Wilhelmina Delss, in 1921.
(Witness) Census4 April 1930Gladys Braun appeared on the census of 4 April 1930 in the household of Reinhart L Braun and Augusta C (?) at Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co, CA.
SSN*before 1951Her Social Security Number was 554-28-7963; issued before 1951 at CA.
Death*2 March 1978Gladys Braun died on 2 March 1978 at San Gabriel, Los Angeles Co, CA, at age 78.

Family

Frank Johann (John) Lottman b. 30 Oct 1888, d. 6 Jun 1941
Marriage*1921She married Frank Johann (John) Lottman, son of Cornelius Lottman and Wilhelmina Delss, in 1921.