Martin Heinrich Tjaden

M, #44319, b. 25 September 1831
FatherHerr Traugott Maecken b. 25 Jul 1789, d. 30 Dec 1854
MotherMeta Tkadem b. 18 Feb 1801, d. a 1852
RelationshipGreat-granduncle of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited25 Mar 2020
Birth*Martin Heinrich Tjaden was born on 25 September 1831 at GermanyB
Marriage*Marriage: Martin Heinrich Tjaden married Hilkelina Margareta (Lina) Stiermann on 12 March 1862 at Bunde, Hannover, Lower Saxony, GermanyB

Family

Hilkelina Margareta (Lina) Stiermann b. 21 Apr 1835
Child

Meta Tkadem

F, #15454, b. 18 February 1801, d. after 1852
Last Edited25 Mar 2020
Birth*Meta Tkadem was born on 18 February 1801 at Aurich-Muhlenloog, Aurich, Lower Saxony, GermanyB; she was the sole daughter of Hinrich Cirks Tjaden, Landegebraeucher (tenant) near Marienhafe, Ostfriesland. 
Marriage*Marriage: Meta Tkadem married Herr Traugott Maecken, son of Jacob Ulrich Maecken and Anna Barbara Weinmann, on 16 November 1846 at St Lamberti Lutheran Church, Aurich, Aurich, Lower Saxony, GermanyB
Married Name As of 16 November 1846,her married name was Mäcken. 
Married Name As of 16 November 1846,her married name was Maecken. 
Death*Death: Meta Tkadem died after 1852 at Aurich-Neu Sandhorst, Aurich, Lower Saxony, GermanyB

Family

Herr Traugott Maecken b. 25 Jul 1789, d. 30 Dec 1854
Child

Clarence Todd

M, #24847, b. 19 May 1894, d. 2 May 1966
Last Edited28 Dec 2011
Marriage*Marriage: Clarence Todd married Gertrude Maria Lottman, daughter of John Benjamin Lottman and Gesina Johanna DeVries
Birth*Clarence Todd was born on 19 May 1894. 
Death*Death: Clarence Todd died on 2 May 1966 at Diller, Jefferson Co, NE, United StatesB, at age 71. 

Family

Gertrude Maria Lottman b. 25 Feb 1911, d. 14 May 1954

Jurgen Ehmen Tonjes

M, #39205, b. 18 September 1778, d. 2 February 1850
FatherTonjes Jurgens b. 26 Oct 1752, d. 18 Jun 1794
MotherSchwantje Luken Jansen b. 9 Dec 1752, d. 19 Mar 1819
Relationship2nd cousin 4 times removed of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited24 Oct 2018
Birth*Jurgen Ehmen Tonjes was born on 18 September 1778 at Grossefehn-Wrisse, Aurich, Lower Saxony, GermanyB
Marriage*Marriage: Jurgen Ehmen Tonjes married Frauke Eilers on 27 April 1804 at Grossefehn-Holtrop, Aurich, Lower Saxony, GermanyB
Death*Death: Jurgen Ehmen Tonjes died on 2 February 1850 at Grossefehn-Wrisse, Aurich, Lower Saxony, GermanyB, at age 71. 

Family

Frauke Eilers b. 27 Jul 1780, d. 4 Jun 1857
Child

Trienke Tonjes

F, #2314, b. circa 1675
Relationship5th great-grandmother of Verna Jean Bremer
Verified byDNA testing
ChartsPedigree Chart of Margaret Hartwig
Last Edited24 Oct 2018
Death*Death: Trienke Tonjes died at Grossefehn-Holtrop, Aurich, Lower Saxony, GermanyB
Birth*She was born circa 1675 at Grossefehn-Holtrop, Aurich, Lower Saxony, GermanyB
Marriage*Marriage: Trienke Tonjes married Ehme Jurgens, son of Jurgens Emen and Nanke Willms Aden, in 1695 at Grossefehn-Holtrop, Aurich, Lower Saxony, GermanyB
Married Name As of 1695,her married name was Jurgens. 

Family

Ehme Jurgens b. 23 Feb 1662, d. 1 Sep 1718
Children

Erna Lydia Tonne

F, #18738, b. 18 September 1924, d. 11 February 1969
Last Edited24 Oct 2005
Birth*Erna Lydia Tonne was born on 18 September 1924. 
Married Name As of 7 November 1953,her married name was Gronewold. 
Marriage*Marriage: Erna Lydia Tonne married Max Legore Gronewold, son of Diedrich (Dede) Johnson Gronewold and Emma Katherine Wanner (Warner) Reavis, on 7 November 1953. 
Death*Death: Erna Lydia Tonne died on 11 February 1969 at age 44. 
NoSSN*No record of her Social Security Number was found on 24 October 2005. 

Family

Max Legore Gronewold b. 27 Oct 1925, d. 4 Jul 2003
Child

Augustus F Toohill

M, #44324, b. 26 October 1893, d. 25 August 1975
Last Edited25 Mar 2020
Birth*Augustus F Toohill was born on 26 October 1893 at New York City (All Boroughs), New York Co, NY, United StatesB
Marriage*Marriage: Augustus F Toohill married Emma Marie Tjaden, daughter of John T Tjaden and Sarah Hornby, in 1919 at NJ, United StatesB
Death*Death: Augustus F Toohill died on 25 August 1975 at Brentwood, Suffolk Co, NY, United StatesB, at age 81. 

Family

Emma Marie Tjaden b. 23 Dec 1893, d. 19 Jul 1974
Child

Doris Augusta Toohill

F, #44325, b. 2 July 1921, d. 17 December 2009
FatherAugustus F Toohill b. 26 Oct 1893, d. 25 Aug 1975
MotherEmma Marie Tjaden b. 23 Dec 1893, d. 19 Jul 1974
Relationship3rd cousin of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited25 Mar 2020
Birth*Doris Augusta Toohill was born on 2 July 1921 at New York City (Brooklyn), Kings Co, NY, United StatesB
Married Name As of 3 February 1944,her married name was Tunney. 
Marriage*Marriage: Doris Augusta Toohill married Timothy William Tunney on 3 February 1944 at New York City (All Boroughs), New York Co, NY, United StatesB
Death*Death: Doris Augusta Toohill died on 17 December 2009 at Queensbury, Warren Co, NY, United StatesB, at age 88. 

Family

Timothy William Tunney b. 30 May 1915, d. 10 Oct 2008

August C Towner

M, #15701, b. 1867
Last Edited1 Nov 2001
Birth*August C Towner was born in 1867 at IL, United StatesB
Marriage*Marriage: August C Towner married Margarette (Maggie) Hipsher on 18 October 1888 at Gibson City, Ford Co, IL, United StatesB, both from Gibson City. 

Family

Margarette (Maggie) Hipsher b. 1869
Child

Edward Russell Towner Jr

M, #14324, b. 8 March 1924, d. 4 June 2002
FatherEdward Russell Towner Sr b. 9 Dec 1901, d. Jul 1981
MotherGretka (Grace) Elizabeth Huisman b. 1 Nov 1898, d. 26 Feb 1994
Relationship2nd cousin of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited21 May 2011
Birth*Edward Russell Towner Jr was born on 8 March 1924 at Sibley, Ford Co, IL, United StatesB
SSN*His Social Security Number was 346-14-7732; issued before 1951 at IL, United StatesB
Marriage*Marriage: Edward Russell Towner Jr married Lillian E Halley in 1969 at IL, United StatesB
ResidenceResidence: Edward Russell Towner Jr lived at Springfield, Sangamon Co, IL, United StatesB, on 26 February 1994. 
Death*Death: Edward Russell Towner Jr died on 4 June 2002 at Olney, Richland Co, IL, United StatesB, at age 78. 

Family

Lillian E Halley b. 4 Apr 1920, d. 6 May 1993

Edward Russell Towner Sr

M, #14323, b. 9 December 1901, d. July 1981
FatherAugust C Towner b. 1867
MotherMargarette (Maggie) Hipsher b. 1869
Last Edited1 Nov 2001
Birth*Edward Russell Towner Sr was born on 9 December 1901. 
Census*Census: Edward Russell Towner Sr appeared on the census of 1910 at Sullivant Twsp, Ford Co, IL, United StatesB
CensusCensus: Edward Russell Towner Sr appeared on the census of 1920 at Sibley, Ford Co, IL, United StatesB
Marriage*Marriage: Edward Russell Towner Sr married Gretka (Grace) Elizabeth Huisman, daughter of Helmer Jacob Huisman and Meta Jacobina Catherina Gronewold, on 19 June 1922. 
ResidenceResidence: Edward Russell Towner Sr and Gretka (Grace) Elizabeth Huisman lived at Sibley, Ford Co, IL, United StatesB, on 20 January 1923. 
ResidenceResidence: Edward Russell Towner Sr and Gretka (Grace) Elizabeth Huisman lived at Sibley, Ford Co, IL, United StatesB, on 16 February 1933. 
Residence*Residence: Edward Russell Towner Sr and Gretka (Grace) Elizabeth Huisman lived at Litchfield, Montgomery Co, IL, United StatesB, from 1934 to 1963. 
Divorce*Divorce: Edward Russell Towner Sr and Gretka (Grace) Elizabeth Huisman were divorced in 1945 at IL, United StatesB
SSN*His Social Security Number was 343-05-2037; issued before 1951 at IL, United StatesB
ResidenceResidence: Edward Russell Towner Sr and Gretka (Grace) Elizabeth Huisman lived at Springfield, Sangamon Co, IL, United StatesB, from 1963 to 1990. 
Death*Death: Edward Russell Towner Sr died in July 1981 at Hialeah, Dade Co, FL, United StatesB, at age 79. 

Family

Gretka (Grace) Elizabeth Huisman b. 1 Nov 1898, d. 26 Feb 1994
Marriage*Marriage: Edward Russell Towner Sr married Gretka (Grace) Elizabeth Huisman, daughter of Helmer Jacob Huisman and Meta Jacobina Catherina Gronewold, on 19 June 1922. 
Divorce*Divorce: Edward Russell Towner Sr and Gretka (Grace) Elizabeth Huisman were divorced in 1945 at IL, United StatesB
Child

Thelma Trimm

F, #14250
Last Edited23 Jan 2002
Married NameHer married name was Gronewold. 
Marriage*Marriage: Thelma Trimm married Henry Gronewold, son of Traugott (Bernhard) Gronewold and Anna Regina Harms, on 31 March 1932 at Revillo, Grant Co, SD, United StatesB.

Family

Henry Gronewold b. 10 Apr 1898, d. May 1984
Child

Helen Christina Tritz

F, #14126, b. 16 June 1899, d. 3 September 1957
Last Edited25 Jan 2007
Birth*Helen Christina Tritz was born on 16 June 1899 at Kranzburg, Codington Co, SD, United StatesB
Married Name As of 6 June 1928,her married name was Gronewold. 
Marriage*Marriage: Helen Christina Tritz 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, United StatesB.
Census*Census: Helen Christina Tritz and George Henry Gronewold appeared on the census of 3 April 1930 at Liberty Election Precinct, Marion Co, OR, United StatesB
Death*Death: Helen Christina Tritz died on 3 September 1957 at Yankton, Yankton Co, SD, United StatesB, at age 58. 
Obituary*Obituary: 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*Burial: Helen Christina Tritz was buried on 5 September 1957 at St Marys Cemetery, Watertown, Codington Co, SD, United StatesB

Family

George Henry Gronewold b. 11 May 1891, d. 31 Dec 1960
Marriage*Marriage: Helen Christina Tritz 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, United StatesB.
Children

Timothy William Tunney

M, #44326, b. 30 May 1915, d. 10 October 2008
Last Edited25 Mar 2020
Birth*Timothy William Tunney was born on 30 May 1915 at Glens Falls, Warren Co, NY, United StatesB
Marriage*Marriage: Timothy William Tunney married Doris Augusta Toohill, daughter of Augustus F Toohill and Emma Marie Tjaden, on 3 February 1944 at New York City (All Boroughs), New York Co, NY, United StatesB
Death*Death: Timothy William Tunney died on 10 October 2008 at Glens Falls, Warren Co, NY, United StatesB, at age 93. 

Family

Doris Augusta Toohill b. 2 Jul 1921, d. 17 Dec 2009

Arthur Francis Turner

M, #12877, b. 10 August 1921, d. before 4 March 2002
FatherJesse Walter Turner b. 31 Jul 1883, d. 12 Jan 1937
MotherLouise Reka Neitz b. 21 Apr 1893, d. 23 Jun 1973
Relationship1st cousin of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited21 Oct 2005
Birth*Arthur Francis Turner was born on 10 August 1921 at Strongfield, Saskatchewan, CanadaB
Marriage*Marriage: Arthur Francis Turner married Mary Wlasits on 29 July 1963 at Prince George, Fraser-Fort George Co, British Columbia, CanadaB
Residence*Residence: Arthur Francis Turner lived at 722 Cedar, Sicamous, Columbia-Shuswap Co, British Columbia, CanadaB, in December 1998. 
Note*He was still alive on 14 August 1999. 
Death*Death: Arthur Francis Turner died before 4 March 2002 at CanadaB based on obituary of his sister Julia. 

Family

Mary Wlasits d. Jun 2001

Clarence Robert Turner

M, #12874, b. 11 December 1929, d. 21 March 1993
FatherJesse Walter Turner b. 31 Jul 1883, d. 12 Jan 1937
MotherLouise Reka Neitz b. 21 Apr 1893, d. 23 Jun 1973
Relationship1st cousin of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited26 Oct 1999
Birth*Clarence Robert Turner was born on 11 December 1929 at Clair, Saskatchewan, CanadaB
Marriage*Marriage: Clarence Robert Turner married Ada Davis
Death*Death: Clarence Robert Turner died on 21 March 1993 at Armstrong, Okanagan Co, British Columbia, CanadaB, at age 63 of heart problems. 

Family

Ada Davis

Donald Douglas Turner

M, #12875, b. 28 November 1927, d. between 1995 and 1996
FatherJesse Walter Turner b. 31 Jul 1883, d. 12 Jan 1937
MotherLouise Reka Neitz b. 21 Apr 1893, d. 23 Jun 1973
Relationship1st cousin of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited17 Oct 2007
Birth*Donald Douglas Turner was born on 28 November 1927 at Clair, Saskatchewan, CanadaB
Marriage*Marriage: Donald Douglas Turner married June Miller
Death*Death: Donald Douglas Turner died between 1995 and 1996 at Kamloops, Thompson Co, British Columbia, CanadaB, of heart problems, while visiting his sister Julia. 

Family

June Miller d. b 1999

Edward (Eddie) Oron Turner

M, #12876, b. 3 March 1926, d. 6 October 2002
FatherJesse Walter Turner b. 31 Jul 1883, d. 12 Jan 1937
MotherLouise Reka Neitz b. 21 Apr 1893, d. 23 Jun 1973
Relationship1st cousin of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited7 Jan 2020
Birth*Edward (Eddie) Oron Turner was born on 3 March 1926 at Archville, Saskatchewan, CanadaB
Marriage*Marriage: Edward (Eddie) Oron Turner married Anna Mae Parranto on 12 April 1951. 
Residence*Residence: Edward (Eddie) Oron Turner lived at Bear Lake, British Columbia, CanadaB, in August 1999. 
Death*Death: Edward (Eddie) Oron Turner died on 6 October 2002 at Prince George, Fraser-Fort George Co, British Columbia, CanadaB, at age 76. 

Family

Anna Mae Parranto b. 10 Aug 1933, d. 16 Apr 1983

James Bertram Turner

M, #12856, b. 21 October 1840, d. 7 January 1904
Last Edited15 Feb 2013
Birth*James Bertram Turner was born on 21 October 1840 at Logan Co, IL, United StatesB
Marriage*Marriage: James Bertram Turner married Elizabeth F Stallings on 17 October 1861 at IN, United StatesB
Death*Death: James Bertram Turner died on 7 January 1904 at May City, Osceola Co, IA, United StatesB, at age 63. 
Burial*Burial: James Bertram Turner was buried in January 1904 at Harrison Cemetery, May City, Osceola Co, IA, United StatesB

Family

Elizabeth F Stallings b. Jul 1838, d. 1933
Child

James Walter Turner

M, #12859, b. 21 May 1911, d. November 1911
FatherJesse Walter Turner b. 31 Jul 1883, d. 12 Jan 1937
MotherLouise Reka Neitz b. 21 Apr 1893, d. 23 Jun 1973
Relationship1st cousin of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited26 Oct 1999
Birth*James Walter Turner was born on 21 May 1911 at MN, United StatesB
Death*Death: James Walter Turner died in November 1911 at United StatesB

Jean Louise Turner

F, #12872, b. 12 December 1931, d. June 2001
FatherJesse Walter Turner b. 31 Jul 1883, d. 12 Jan 1937
MotherLouise Reka Neitz b. 21 Apr 1893, d. 23 Jun 1973
Relationship1st cousin of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited24 Oct 2005
Married NameHer married name was Hooker. 
Birth*Jean Louise Turner was born on 12 December 1931 at Neilburg, Saskatchewan, CanadaB
Residence*Residence: Jean Louise Turner lived at 2675 Pine Ave Rr 2 9, Lumby, North Okanagan Co, British Columbia, CanadaB, in August 1999. 
ResidenceResidence: Jean Louise Turner lived at 5903 Cooney Rd, Kamloops, Thompson Co, British Columbia, CanadaB, in November 1999. 
Death*Death: Jean Louise Turner died in June 2001 at CanadaB at age 69. 

Family

Child

Jesse Clifford Turner

M, #12867, b. 2 January 1920
FatherJesse Walter Turner b. 31 Jul 1883, d. 12 Jan 1937
MotherLouise Reka Neitz b. 21 Apr 1893, d. 23 Jun 1973
Relationship1st cousin of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited20 Sep 1999
Birth*Jesse Clifford Turner was born on 2 January 1920 at Strongfield, Saskatchewan, CanadaB; died young, of diptheria. 

Jesse Walter Turner

M, #470, b. 31 July 1883, d. 12 January 1937
FatherJames Bertram Turner b. 21 Oct 1840, d. 7 Jan 1904
MotherElizabeth F Stallings b. Jul 1838, d. 1933
Last Edited15 Feb 2013
Birth*Jesse Walter Turner was born on 31 July 1883 at Sibley, Osceola Co, IA, United StatesB
Marriage*Marriage: Jesse Walter Turner married Louise Reka Neitz, daughter of Marcus Johannas Jacobus Nitz and Elise Catherina Gronewold, on 20 November 1909 at Worthington, Nobles Co, MN, United StatesB.
Note*Jesse Walter Turner and Louise Reka Neitz moved in 1914 at Saskatchewan, CanadaB
Census*Census: Jesse Walter Turner and Louise Reka Neitz appeared on the census of 1916 at Rudy, Saskatchewan, CanadaB
Residence*Residence: Jesse Walter Turner and Louise Reka Neitz lived at Clair, Saskatchewan, CanadaB, on 15 November 1929. 
Death*Death: Jesse Walter Turner died on 12 January 1937 at Loon Lake, Saskatchewan, CanadaB, at age 53 of heart problems. 
Burial*Burial: Jesse Walter Turner was buried at Loon Lake Pioneer Cemetery, Loon Lake, Saskatchewan, CanadaB

Family

Louise Reka Neitz b. 21 Apr 1893, d. 23 Jun 1973
Marriage*Marriage: Jesse Walter Turner married Louise Reka Neitz, daughter of Marcus Johannas Jacobus Nitz and Elise Catherina Gronewold, on 20 November 1909 at Worthington, Nobles Co, MN, United StatesB.
Children

John Earl Turner

M, #12860, b. 10 February 1913, d. 1915
FatherJesse Walter Turner b. 31 Jul 1883, d. 12 Jan 1937
MotherLouise Reka Neitz b. 21 Apr 1893, d. 23 Jun 1973
Relationship1st cousin of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited26 Oct 1999
Birth*John Earl Turner was born on 10 February 1913 at MN, United StatesB
Death*Death: John Earl Turner died in 1915 at CanadaB

Julia Lenora Turner

F, #12870, b. 9 January 1917, d. 26 April 2002
FatherJesse Walter Turner b. 31 Jul 1883, d. 12 Jan 1937
MotherLouise Reka Neitz b. 21 Apr 1893, d. 23 Jun 1973
Relationship1st cousin of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited25 May 2002
Birth*Julia Lenora Turner was born on 9 January 1917 at Glendale, Saskatchewan, CanadaB
Memo*Prior to marriage she was a cook in a logging camp; lived in the logging camp with husband and children until the oldest went to school. Then she and the children moved to Prince George. 
Married Name As of 11 December 1948,her married name was Gervais. 
Marriage*Marriage: Julia Lenora Turner married Louis Gervais on 11 December 1948 at Prince George, Fraser-Fort George Co, British Columbia, CanadaB
Note*Julia Lenora Turner and Louis Gervais moved circa 1980 at Kamloops, Thompson Co, British Columbia, CanadaB
Residence*Residence: Julia Lenora Turner lived at 2476 Tranquille Rd, Kamloops, Thompson Co, British Columbia, CanadaB, in December 1998. 
Burial*Burial: Julia Lenora Turner was buried on 4 March 2002 at Kamloops, Thompson Co, British Columbia, CanadaB
Death*Death: Julia Lenora Turner died on 26 April 2002 at Kamloops, Thompson Co, British Columbia, CanadaB, at age 85. 

Family

Louis Gervais b. 26 Sep 1916, d. Oct 1991
Marriage*Marriage: Julia Lenora Turner married Louis Gervais on 11 December 1948 at Prince George, Fraser-Fort George Co, British Columbia, CanadaB
Child