Lydia A Steltz
F, #14202, b. August 1890
|Birth*||August 1890 ||Lydia A Steltz was born in August 1890 at SD. |
|Census*||18 June 1900 ||She appeared on the census of 18 June 1900 at Geneseo Twp, Roberts Co, SD. |
|Census||16 January 1920 ||She appeared on the census of 16 January 1920 at Geneseo Twp, Roberts Co, SD. |
|Marriage*||14 May 1924 ||She married Edward Bernard Gronewold, son of Traugott (Bernhard) Gronewold and Anna Regina Harms, on 14 May 1924 at Rochester, Olmsted Co, MN. |
|Married Name||14 May 1924 || As of 14 May 1924,her married name was Gronewold. |
|Census*||8 April 1930 ||Lydia A Steltz and Edward Bernard Gronewold appeared on the census of 8 April 1930 at Waverly Twp, Codington Co, SD. |
Eunice Merle Talman
F, #1236, b. 8 April 1890, d. 27 September 1983
|Birth*||8 April 1890 ||Eunice Merle Talman was born on 8 April 1890 at Wymore, Gage Co, NE. |
|Married Name||before 1967 || As of before 1967,her married name was Crews. |
|Marriage*||3 June 1967 ||She married Henry Charles Hartwig, son of Christian (Chris) Hartwig and Hilka Carl (Ellen) Hogelucht, on 3 June 1967 at Buffalo, Johnson Co, WY. |
|Married Name||3 June 1967 || As of 3 June 1967,her married name was Hartwig. |
|Death*||27 September 1983 ||Eunice Merle Talman died on 27 September 1983 at Beatrice, Gage Co, NE, at age 93. |
|Burial*|| ||She was buried at Willow Grove Cemetery, Buffalo, Johnson Co, WY. |
|NoSSN*||March 1999 ||No record of her Social Security Number was found in March 1999. |
Tjode Anna Tammen
F, #39208, b. 17 June 1824, d. 4 July 1882
|Birth*||17 June 1824 ||Tjode Anna Tammen was born on 17 June 1824 at Buhren, Gottingen, Lower Saxony, Germany. |
|Married Name||17 November 1844 || As of 17 November 1844,her married name was Goldenstein. |
|Marriage*||17 November 1844 ||She married Johann Luken Goldenstein, son of Jurgen Ehmen Tonjes and Frauke Eilers, on 17 November 1844 at Grossefehn-Holtrop, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany. |
|Death*||4 July 1882 ||Tjode Anna Tammen died on 4 July 1882 at Grossefehn-Wrisse, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany, at age 58. |
F, #15061, b. 12 May 1913, d. 26 February 1992
|Birth*||12 May 1913 ||Marguerite Taylor was born on 12 May 1913. |
|Married Name|| ||Her married name was Brandt. |
|Marriage*||9 August 1946 ||She married Louie Elmer Brandt, son of Henry Martin Brandt Jr and Anna Margaret Huisman, on 9 August 1946 at Decatur, Macon Co, IL. |
|SSN*||before 1951 ||Her Social Security Number was 349-12-1771; issued before 1951 at IL. |
|Residence||24 August 1956 ||Marguerite Taylor and Louie Elmer Brandt lived at Tremont, Tazewell Co, IL, on 24 August 1956. |
|Residence*||27 January 1960 ||Marguerite Taylor and Louie Elmer Brandt lived at Tremont, Tazewell Co, IL, on 27 January 1960. |
|Death*||26 February 1992 ||Marguerite Taylor died on 26 February 1992 at Gibson City, Ford Co, IL, at age 78. |
Donald Dean Terrill
M, #24901, b. 28 October 1925, d. 3 March 2009
|Birth*||28 October 1925 ||Donald Dean Terrill was born on 28 October 1925 at Fairbury, Jefferson Co, NE. |
|Death*||3 March 2009 ||He died on 3 March 2009 at Fairbury, Jefferson Co, NE, at age 83. |
|Obituary*||4 March 2009 ||[from Lincoln Journal Star - (Mar/4/2009)]|
Donald Dean Terrill 83, Fairbury, passed away Tuesday (3/3/09) at Gardenside Long Term Care in Fairbury. He was born October 28, 1925 in Fairbury. WWII Army Infantry. Upon his return to Fairbury he attended Fairbury Junior College and then graduated from the University of Nebraska with a Bachelors Degree in Journalism in 1949. In 1958 he started a 30 year career with the Lincoln Journal as an education writer and was the statehouse reporter during the 1959 session. He was best know as the roving reporter in Southeast Nebraska. Dean's career included spending two days with Bobby Kennedy as he toured the state and was awarded the 1968 Picture of the Year by the Nebraska Press Association. Another career highlight of Dean's was covering the Charles Simants case at North Platte, including the controversial preliminary hearing and murder trial that resulted in "gag orders" that went to the U.S. Supreme Courts. In 1987, he was honored as Journalist of the Year.
Survivors are wife, Marjorie Terrill, Fairbury; son, Terry Terrill, Fairbury; daughter, Nancy Amundson & husband, Chris, Fairbury; grandchildren: Brian Terrill, Lincoln; Caleb & Chancellor Amundson, Fairbury; sister, Betty Hartley, Lincoln. Preceded by parents, Clyde & Nellie (Nation) Terrill; infant brother, Charles.
Funeral services 11 a.m. Friday (3/6/09) at the First Baptist Church in Fairbury with Pastor Jim Cutts officiating. Burial in the Fairbury Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to the family's choice. Cremation has taken place. A register book is available to sign at the funeral home. Gerdes-Meyer Funeral Home in Fairbury is in charge of arrangements.
Margaret A Thomas
F, #15089, b. 31 December 1933, d. 23 March 1973
|Birth*||31 December 1933 ||Margaret A Thomas was born on 31 December 1933 at Enfield, White Co, IL. |
|Married Name||24 August 1954 || As of 24 August 1954,her married name was Wenger. |
|Death*||23 March 1973 ||She died on 23 March 1973 at Indiana University Hospital, Indianapolis, Marion Co, IN, at age 39 during heart surgery. |
|Obituary*||25 March 1973 ||Margaret Wenger|
Fairbury - Margaret A. Wenger, RN, 39, of Fairbury died at 5:30 pm Friday in Indiana University Hospital, Indianapolis, during heart surgery.
She had undergone surgery there in April, 1972. Mrs. Wenger, who became ill March 18, also had been a patient at Carle Hospital, Urbana.
A former Gibson City resident, she was on the staff of Fairbury Hospital for many years, having served as night supervisor of the obstetrical department.
Services will be at 11 am Monday in Stiver Home for Funerals, Fairbury, with the Rev. George Russell and the Rev Oren Nelson officiating. Burial will be in Graceland Cemetery, Fairbury. Friends may call from 3 to 5 and 7 to 8:30 pm today at the funeral home.
Born Dec. 31, 1933 at Enfield, Mrs. Wenger was a daughter of Sam and Ella Seal Thomas. She was a graduate of Gibson City High School and Mennonite School of Nursing, Bloomington.
She was married to Everett Wenger Aug. 24 1954, in Gibson City. Mrs. Wenger practiced nursing until a year ago.
She leaves her husband, a son, Ken and a daughter, Karen, at home, and a sister, Corrine Small of Colfax. Her parents and one sister preceded her in death.
Mrs. Wenger was a member of the United Methodist Church of Fairbury, Meri-Mates Class, the Wesleyana Circle and the American Nurses Association. She served as an instructor for the American Red Cross home nursing program.
The family suggests that persons wishing to express sympathy in tangible form contribute to a fund for a nursing scholarship to be established in her memory.
|Burial*||26 March 1973 ||She was buried on 26 March 1973 at Graceland Cemetery, Fairbury, Livingston Co, IL. |
|NoSSN*||24 October 2005 ||No record of her Social Security Number was found on 24 October 2005. |
James Warren Thwing
M, #11012, b. 12 January 1919
|Birth*||12 January 1919 ||James Warren Thwing was born on 12 January 1919 at Chardon, Geauga Co, OH. |
|Marriage*||23 March 1945 ||He married Ellamae Hartwig, daughter of Reiner Edgar Hartwig and Rosina (Rose) Matilda Kramer, on 23 March 1945 at Lincoln, Lancaster Co, NE. |
|Residence*||1999 ||James Warren Thwing and Ellamae Hartwig lived at 519 Arrowhead Trail, Warner Robins, Houston Co, GA, in 1999. |
F, #15454, b. circa 1801, d. after 1852
|Birth*||circa 1801 ||Meta Tkadem was born circa 1801; she was the sole daughter of Hinrich Cirks Tjaden, Landegebraeucher (tenant) near Marienhafe, Ostfriesland. |
|Marriage*||16 November 1846 ||She married Herr Traugott Maecken, son of Jacob Ulrich Maecken and Anna Barbara Weimar, on 16 November 1846 at St Lamberti Lutheran Church, Aurich, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany. |
|Married Name||16 November 1846 || As of 16 November 1846,her married name was Mäcken. |
|Married Name||16 November 1846 || As of 16 November 1846,her married name was Maecken. |
|Death*||after 1852 ||Meta Tkadem died after 1852 at Aurich-Neu Sandhorst, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany. |
Jurgen Ehmen Tonjes
M, #39205, b. 18 September 1778, d. 2 February 1850
|Relationship||2nd cousin 4 times removed of Verna Jean Bremer|
|Last Edited||24 Oct 2018|
|Birth*||18 September 1778 ||Jurgen Ehmen Tonjes was born on 18 September 1778 at Grossefehn-Wrisse, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany. |
| ||He was the son of Tonjes Jurgens and Schwantje Luken Jansen. |
|Marriage*||27 April 1804 ||Jurgen Ehmen Tonjes married Frauke Eilers on 27 April 1804 at Grossefehn-Holtrop, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany. |
|Death*||2 February 1850 ||Jurgen Ehmen Tonjes died on 2 February 1850 at Grossefehn-Wrisse, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany, at age 71. |
F, #2314, b. circa 1675
|Death*|| ||Trienke Tonjes died at Grossefehn-Holtrop, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany. |
|Birth*||circa 1675 ||She was born circa 1675 at Grossefehn-Holtrop, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany. |
|Marriage*||1695 ||She married Ehme Jurgens, son of Jurgens Emen and Nanke Willms Aden, in 1695 at Grossefehn-Holtrop, Aurich, Lower Saxony, Germany. |
|Married Name||1695 || As of 1695,her married name was Jurgens. |
Edward Russell Towner Sr
M, #14323, b. 9 December 1901, d. July 1981
|Birth*||9 December 1901 ||Edward Russell Towner Sr was born on 9 December 1901. |
| ||He was the son of August C Towner and Margarette (Maggie) Hipsher. |
|Census*||1910 ||Edward Russell Towner Sr appeared on the census of 1910 at Sullivant Twp, Ford Co, IL. |
|Census||1920 ||He appeared on the census of 1920 at Sibley, Ford Co, IL. |
|Marriage*||19 June 1922 ||He married Gretka (Grace) Elizabeth Huisman, daughter of Helmer Jacob Huisman and Meta Jacobina Catherina Gronewold, on 19 June 1922. |
|Residence||20 January 1923 ||Edward Russell Towner Sr and Gretka (Grace) Elizabeth Huisman lived at Sibley, Ford Co, IL, on 20 January 1923. |
|Residence||16 February 1933 ||Edward Russell Towner Sr and Gretka (Grace) Elizabeth Huisman lived at Sibley, Ford Co, IL, on 16 February 1933. |
|Residence*||from 1934 to 1963 ||Edward Russell Towner Sr and Gretka (Grace) Elizabeth Huisman lived at Litchfield, Montgomery Co, IL, from 1934 to 1963. |
|Divorce*||1945 ||Edward Russell Towner Sr and Gretka (Grace) Elizabeth Huisman were divorced in 1945 at IL. |
|SSN*||before 1951 ||His Social Security Number was 343-05-2037; issued before 1951 at IL. |
|Residence||from 1963 to 1990 ||Edward Russell Towner Sr and Gretka (Grace) Elizabeth Huisman lived at Springfield, Sangamon Co, IL, from 1963 to 1990. |
|Death*||July 1981 ||Edward Russell Towner Sr died in July 1981 at Hialeah, Dade Co, FL, at age 79. |
Helen Christina Tritz
F, #14126, b. 16 June 1899, d. 3 September 1957
|Birth*||16 June 1899 ||Helen Christina Tritz was born on 16 June 1899 at Kranzburg, Codington Co, SD. |
|Married Name||6 June 1928 || As of 6 June 1928,her married name was Gronewold. |
|Marriage*||6 June 1928 ||She married George Henry Gronewold, son of Traugott (Bernhard) Gronewold and Anna Regina Harms, on 6 June 1928 at St Martin Lutheran Church, Watertown, Codington Co, SD. |
|Census*||3 April 1930 ||Helen Christina Tritz and George Henry Gronewold appeared on the census of 3 April 1930 at Liberty Election Precinct, Marion Co, OR. |
|Death*||3 September 1957 ||Helen Christina Tritz died on 3 September 1957 at Yankton, Yankton Co, SD, at age 58. |
|Obituary*||4 September 1957 ||Obituary of Helen Gronewold,|
Watertown Public Opinion - Wednesday, September 4, 1957
Lifelong City, Kranzburg, Resident Dies
Funeral services will be held at 10am Thursday at the Immaculate Conception Catholic church for Mrs. Helen Gronewold, 58, a lifelong resident of Watertown and Kranzburg who died Tuesday noon at Yankton following a short illness.
A rosary service will be held at 8:15pm tonight at the Mathiesen, Gergen and Rhodes Funeral Chapel. Burial will be in St. Mary's cemetery.
Mrs. Gronewold was born June 16, 1899 at Kranzurg, a daughter of m/m William Tritz. She married George Gronewold.
She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother.
Survivors include two daughters, Mrs. Wallace Pomrenke of Watertown and Miss Ramona Gronewold of Minneapolis;; a son, Harold in the US Army; three sister, Mrs. Joseph Brewster of Watertown, Mrs. Glen Witt of Redwing, MN, and Mrs. Edward Scheets of Ogden, UT; one brother, Peter Tritz of Watertown, and six grandchildren.
|Burial*||5 September 1957 ||She was buried on 5 September 1957 at St Marys Cemetery, Watertown, Codington Co, SD. |
Arthur Francis Turner
M, #12877, b. 10 August 1921, d. before 4 March 2002
|Birth*||10 August 1921 ||Arthur Francis Turner was born on 10 August 1921 at Strongfield, Saskatchewan, Canada. |
| ||He was the son of Jesse Walter Turner and Louise Reka Neitz. |
|Marriage*||29 July 1963 ||Arthur Francis Turner married Mary Wlasits on 29 July 1963 at Prince George, Fraser-Fort George Co, British Columbia, Canada. |
|Residence*||December 1998 ||Arthur Francis Turner lived at 722 Cedar, Sicamous, Columbia-Shuswap Co, British Columbia, Canada, in December 1998. |
|Note*||14 August 1999 ||He was still alive on 14 August 1999. |
|Death*||before 4 March 2002 ||He died before 4 March 2002 at Canada based on obituary of his sister Julia. |