Johann Sievers

M, #45150, b. 22 September 1800
FatherPeter Janssen Sievers b. 16 Nov 1767, d. 17 May 1816
MotherFrauke Janssen b. 1762, d. 24 Oct 1822
Relationship2nd great-granduncle of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited20 Feb 2021
Birth*Johann Sievers was born on 22 September 1800 at Nesse-Ostdorf, Aurich, Lower Saxony, GermanyB

Johanna (Janna) Sievers

F, #28128, b. 9 October 1806, d. 1868
FatherPeter Janssen Sievers b. 16 Nov 1767, d. 17 May 1816
MotherFrauke Janssen b. 1762, d. 24 Oct 1822
Relationship2nd great-grandaunt of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited20 Feb 2021
Birth*Johanna (Janna) Sievers was born on 9 October 1806 at Nesse-Ostdorf, Aurich, Lower Saxony, GermanyB
BaptismBaptisim: Johanna (Janna) Sievers was baptized on 12 October 1806 at Nesse, Aurich, Lower Saxony, GermanyB, godparents: the father himself and liske Christians.
Death*Death: Johanna (Janna) Sievers died in 1868. 

Peter Janssen Sievers

M, #28125, b. 16 November 1767, d. 17 May 1816
FatherJohann Sievers Peters b. 19 Feb 1732, d. 24 Mar 1811
MotherFrauke Janssen b. 21 Aug 1734, d. 15 Apr 1812
Relationship3rd great-grandfather of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsPedigree Chart of Margaret Hartwig
Last Edited20 Feb 2021
Birth*Peter Janssen Sievers was born on 16 November 1767 at Dornum-Nesse, Aurich, Lower Saxony, GermanyB
Marriage*Marriage: Peter Janssen Sievers married Frauke Janssen
(Witness) BaptismPeter Janssen Sievers witnessed the baptism of Johanna (Janna) Sievers on 12 October 1806 at Nesse, Aurich, Lower Saxony, GermanyB; godparents: the father himself and liske Christians.
Death*Death: Peter Janssen Sievers died on 17 May 1816 at Nesse-Ostdorf, Aurich, Lower Saxony, GermanyB, at age 48.

Family

Frauke Janssen b. 1762, d. 24 Oct 1822
Children

Tomke Magdalena Sievers

F, #28127, b. 25 August 1802, d. 25 March 1865
FatherPeter Janssen Sievers b. 16 Nov 1767, d. 17 May 1816
MotherFrauke Janssen b. 1762, d. 24 Oct 1822
Relationship2nd great-grandaunt of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited20 Feb 2021
Birth*Tomke Magdalena Sievers was born on 25 August 1802 at Nesse-Ostdorf, Aurich, Lower Saxony, GermanyB
BaptismBaptisim: Tomke Magdalena Sievers was baptized on 26 August 1802 at Nesse, Aurich, Lower Saxony, GermanyB.
(Witness) BaptismShe witnessed the baptism of Peter Janssen Lottman on 15 May 1825 at Eastern Parish, Hage, Aurich, Lower Saxony, GermanyB; godparents: Jan Arends Rose in Hage; Tomke Peters, Jungfrau/virgin in Nesse; Sara Dirks Hesse, wife of Peter Frerichs Lottman in Berumbur.
(Witness) BaptismTomke Magdalena Sievers witnessed the baptism of John Derris Lottman on 3 February 1828 at Eastern Parish, Hage, Aurich, Lower Saxony, GermanyB; godparents: Peter Frerichs Lottman, Arbeiter in Berumbur; Tomma Peters, Dienstmagd (maid servant) in Hage.
Death*Death: Tomke Magdalena Sievers died on 25 March 1865 at Nesse-Ostdorf, Aurich, Lower Saxony, GermanyB, at age 62. 

Bernard Frank L Simburger

M, #15005, b. 15 May 1929, d. 5 March 2004
FatherLawrence Simburger Sr b. 9 Aug 1892, d. 25 Jun 1964
MotherAnna Sophia Helmbold b. 29 Oct 1895, d. 11 Oct 1955
Last Edited7 May 2018
Birth*Bernard Frank L Simburger was born on 15 May 1929 at Mount Olive, Macoupin Co, IL, United StatesB
SSN*His Social Security Number was 336-22-6005; issued before 1951 at IL, United StatesB
Death*Death: Bernard Frank L Simburger died on 5 March 2004 at Tempe, Maricopa Co, AZ, United StatesB, at age 74. 
Obituary*Obituary: [from Arizona Republic on 3/9/2004]
Bernard "Bernie" Frank Simburger, 74, of Tempe, Arizona, entered eternal rest Friday, March 5, 2004. Bernie was born May 15, 1929 in Mt. Olive, Illinois to Lawrence and Anna (Helmbold) Simburger. He attended local schools, graduating from Mt. Olive High School in 1947, moving to Tempe in 1960. Bernie attended Arizona State University, was a member of the ASU Alumni Club and an A#1 ASU fan, attending all ASU sporting activities. He was also an avid motorcycle rider. Bernie was a National Asbestos Worker for 55 years, and was a member of the Local Lodge #73, retiring in 1989. He was a member of the Phoenix Police Reserves from 1963-1968 and was a member of the Scottsdale Quarterback Club. Bernie was a faithful member of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Catholic Church, and was a 55 year member of the Knights of Columbus. He will be dearly missed by his wife of 55 years, Roxie Lee (Towner) Simburger; son. Joseph (Cheryl Ann) Simburger; daughters, Carolyn Whatley & Linda Simburger; brother, Lawrence Simburger and 4 grandchildren, Bryan & Katherine Simburger and Laura & Amy Whatley. Visitation will be Tuesday, March 9 from 6:00 until 8:00 pm, with a recitation of the rosary and eulogy service at 6:30 pm at Tempe Mortuary, 405 E. Southern Ave., Tempe. A Mass of Christian Burial will be Wednesday at 10:00 am at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel, 2121 S. Rural Rd., Tempe. Entombment will follow at St. Francis Cemetery, 5005 E. Oak St., Phoenix. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Bernie's name to Hospice of the Valley, 1510 E. Flower St., Phoenix, AZ 85014. 

Lawrence Simburger Sr

M, #15024, b. 9 August 1892, d. 25 June 1964
Last Edited20 Oct 2018
Birth*Lawrence Simburger Sr was born on 9 August 1892 at IL, United StatesB
Marriage*Marriage: Lawrence Simburger Sr married Anna Sophia Helmbold
SSN*His Social Security Number was 349-01-8991; issued before 1951 at IL, United StatesB
Death*Death: Lawrence Simburger Sr died on 25 June 1964 at Mount Olive, Macoupin Co, IL, United StatesB, at age 71. 

Family

Anna Sophia Helmbold b. 29 Oct 1895, d. 11 Oct 1955
Child

Arnold D Sipperley

M, #21804, b. 28 May 1920, d. 3 November 1982
Last Edited23 Mar 2011
Birth*Arnold D Sipperley was born on 28 May 1920. 
SSN*His Social Security Number was 380-18-2460; issued before 1951 at MI, United StatesB
Death*Death: Arnold D Sipperley died on 3 November 1982 at Ann Arbor, Washtenaw Co, MI, United StatesB, at age 62. 

Robert S Skaare

M, #14218, b. 10 September 1934, d. 1993
Last Edited24 Oct 2005
Birth*Robert S Skaare was born on 10 September 1934 at Sioux Falls, Minnehaha Co, SD, United StatesB
Marriage*Marriage: Robert S Skaare married Marilyn Pearl Gronewold, daughter of Fred J Gronewold and Irene Voelsch, on 2 September 1958 at Watertown, Codington Co, SD, United StatesB
Death*Death: Robert S Skaare died in 1993. 
NoSSN*No record of his Social Security Number was found on 24 October 2005. 

Family

Marilyn Pearl Gronewold b. 2 Jun 1940, d. 9 Nov 1992

Lillian Hay Skinner

F, #21796, b. 19 December 1871, d. 8 April 1935
Last Edited19 Jan 2006
Birth*Lillian Hay Skinner was born on 19 December 1871. 
Married Name As of 18 May 1916, her married name was Shafer. 
Marriage*Marriage: Lillian Hay Skinner married Casper Rhinhart Shafer, son of Conrad Schafer and Margaret (Maggie) Hartwig, on 18 May 1916. 
Death*Death: Lillian Hay Skinner died on 8 April 1935 at age 63. 

Family

Casper Rhinhart Shafer b. 6 Feb 1879, d. Feb 1971

Cecil Smith

F, #19085, b. 3 September 1896, d. December 1984
Last Edited1 Oct 2012
Birth*Cecil Smith was born on 3 September 1896 at SD, United StatesB
Married Name As of 1913, her married name was Shafer. 
Marriage*Marriage: Cecil Smith married Reinhard (Reiner) John Shafer, son of Conrad Schafer and Margaret (Maggie) Hartwig, in 1913. 
Census*Census: Cecil Smith and Reinhard (Reiner) John Shafer appeared on the census of 11 April 1930 at Hunt St, Chelsea, Faulk Co, SD, United StatesB
CensusCensus: Cecil Smith and Reinhard (Reiner) John Shafer appeared on the census of 12 April 1940 at Reeder, Adams Co, ND, United StatesB
SSN*Her Social Security Number was 504-46-4412; issued 1957 or 1958 at SD, United StatesB
Death*Death: Cecil Smith died in December 1984 at Lead, Lawrence Co, SD, United StatesB, at age 88. 

Family

Reinhard (Reiner) John Shafer b. 9 Sep 1892, d. Oct 1983
Marriage*Marriage: Cecil Smith married Reinhard (Reiner) John Shafer, son of Conrad Schafer and Margaret (Maggie) Hartwig, in 1913. 
Children

Sarah Elizabeth Smith

F, #21813, b. 6 August 1911, d. 23 July 1998
Last Edited3 Mar 2019
Birth*Sarah Elizabeth Smith was born on 6 August 1911 at Sebewa Corners, Ionia Co, MI, United StatesB
Married Name As of 12 October 1929, her married name was Shafer. 
Marriage*Marriage: Sarah Elizabeth Smith married Monie Rhinhart Shafer Sr, son of Casper Rhinhart Shafer and M A (Minnie) Fieldcamp, on 12 October 1929. 
SSN*Her Social Security Number was 381-16-6575; issued before 1951 at MI, United StatesB
Death*Death: Sarah Elizabeth Smith died on 23 July 1998 at Grayling, Crawford Co, MI, United StatesB, at age 86. 

Family

Monie Rhinhart Shafer Sr b. 1 Feb 1911, d. 4 May 1999
Children

Winona (Winnie) Smith

F, #24873, b. 29 April 1922, d. 11 October 2010
Last Edited28 Dec 2011
Birth*Winona (Winnie) Smith was born on 29 April 1922 at Wymore, Gage Co, NE, United StatesB
Married Name As of 24 January 1942, her married name was Lottman. 
Marriage*Marriage: Winona (Winnie) Smith married Harry J Lottman, son of John Benjamin Lottman and Gesina Johanna DeVries, on 24 January 1942 at Beatrice, Gage Co, NE, United StatesB
Death*Death: Winona (Winnie) Smith died on 11 October 2010 at Wymore, Gage Co, NE, United StatesB, at age 88. 
Obituary*Obituary: [from Beatrice Daily Sun]
Winona M. “Winnie” Lottman, 88, of Beatrice, died Monday afternoon, Oct. 11, 2010 at the Wymore Good Samaritan Center.

She was born April 29, 1922, at rural Wymore.

She moved with her family to the Wilber area, where she attended grade school and later lived in the Diller area, graduating from Diller High School in 1941.

She was married to Harry Lottman Jan. 24, 1942, at Beatrice and they lived and farmed in the Beatrice area. They retired and moved to Beatrice in 1983. She enjoyed fishing, hunting, watching sports, especially Nebraska football and volleyball and her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Survivors include two sons, Larry Lottman and wife Rachel of Wymore and Kenneth Lottman and wife Martha of Byers, Colo; five grandchildren, Ricky Lottman, Rita Thompson and husband Lee, Tina Andreasen and husband Travis, Stacy Bright and husband Glen and Shawn Lottman and wife Ursula; four great-grandchildren, Haley, Katelyn and Jenna Bright and Collin Thompson; one sister, Delores Fiala and husband John of Beatrice; a sister-in-law, Erna Lottman of Beatrice; many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, William and Gladys Fletcher Smith; her husband, Harry Lottman, who died March 31, 2002; and one brother, Kenneth Hull.

Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 14, at the Fox Funeral Home, 19th and Garfield, Beatrice, with Father Dennis Hotovy officiating. Private inurnment of the cremains will be at the Evergreen Home Cemetery of Beatrice prior to the service.

A memorial has been established to Samaritan Springs. There will be no viewing, but a register book for signatures will be available from 8 a.m. Wednesday, Oct 13, until the time of the service on Thursday. A guest book for signatures and messages of condolence is also available online at www.foxfuneralhome.net. Fox Funeral Home of Beatrice is in charge of the arrangements. 

Family

Harry J Lottman b. 26 Apr 1919, d. 31 Mar 2002

Gertrude Blanche Specht

F, #24798, b. 2 December 1906, d. 13 January 1971
Last Edited27 Dec 2011
Birth*Gertrude Blanche Specht was born on 2 December 1906 at NE, United StatesB
Married Name As of 21 April 1924, her married name was Lottman. 
Marriage*Marriage: Gertrude Blanche Specht married Carl (Fritz) Frederick William Lottman, son of John Benjamin Lottman and Gesina Johanna DeVries, on 21 April 1924 at Glenwood, Gage Co, NE, United StatesB
Census*Census: Gertrude Blanche Specht and Carl (Fritz) Frederick William Lottman appeared on the census of 2 April 1930 at Glenwood Precinct, Gage Co, NE, United StatesB
Death*Death: Gertrude Blanche Specht died on 13 January 1971 at Diller, Jefferson Co, NE, United StatesB, at age 64. 

Family

Carl (Fritz) Frederick William Lottman b. 25 Oct 1901, d. 2 Apr 1975
Children

Otto Friedrick Wilhelm Spielman

M, #10970, b. 14 October 1917, d. 4 December 1993
Last Edited30 Nov 2015
Birth*Otto Friedrick Wilhelm Spielman was born on 14 October 1917 at De Witt, Saline Co, NE, United StatesB
Marriage*Marriage: Otto Friedrick Wilhelm Spielman married Alma Lena Zimmerman, daughter of Henry R Zimmerman and Mona Adelene Hartwig, on 16 February 1941 at Barneston, Gage Co, NE, United StatesB
Residence*Residence: Otto Friedrick Wilhelm Spielman and Alma Lena Zimmerman lived at Nampa, Canyon Co, ID, United StatesB, in 1951. 
Divorce*Divorce: Otto Friedrick Wilhelm Spielman and Alma Lena Zimmerman were divorced in 1969. 
Death*Death: Otto Friedrick Wilhelm Spielman died on 4 December 1993 at Nampa, Canyon Co, ID, United StatesB, at age 76. 

Family

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

Elizabeth F Stallings

F, #12857, b. July 1838, d. 1933
Last Edited15 Feb 2013
Birth*Elizabeth F Stallings was born in July 1838 at NC, United StatesB
Marriage*Marriage: Elizabeth F Stallings married James Bertram Turner on 17 October 1861 at IN, United StatesB
Married Name As of 17 October 1861, her married name was Turner. 
(Witness) CensusCensus: Elizabeth F Stallings appeared on the census of 1916 in the household of Jesse Walter Turner and Louise Reka Neitz at Rudy, Saskatchewan, CanadaB
Death*Death: Elizabeth F Stallings died in 1933 at Saskatchewan, CanadaB

Family

James Bertram Turner b. 21 Oct 1840, d. 7 Jan 1904
Child

Alan J Stang

M, #18571, b. 24 July 1962, d. 20 July 1985
FatherMartin Charles Stang b. 6 Dec 1930
Relationship2nd cousin 2 times removed of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited24 Oct 2005
Birth*Alan J Stang was born on 24 July 1962 at St Cloud, Stearns Co, MN, United StatesB
SSN*His Social Security Number was 476-74-2651; issued 1973 at MN, United StatesB
Death*Death: Alan J Stang died on 20 July 1985 at Union Lake, Oakland Co, MI, United StatesB, at age 22. 

Brian John Stang

M, #18556, b. 21 May 1974, d. 13 August 1974
FatherVincent Stang b. 9 Dec 1926, d. 3 Jan 1997
Relationship2nd cousin 2 times removed of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited24 Oct 2005
Birth*Brian John Stang was born on 21 May 1974 at St Cloud, Stearns Co, MN, United StatesB
Death*Death: Brian John Stang died on 13 August 1974 at St Cloud, Stearns Co, MN, United StatesB
NoSSN*No record of his Social Security Number was found on 24 October 2005. 

Catherine Stang

F, #18538, b. 8 June 1925, d. 10 June 1925
FatherSimon (Slim) Stang b. 23 Feb 1899, d. 23 Aug 1971
MotherCatherine (Gladys) Pursley b. 24 Dec 1900, d. 10 May 1980
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited13 Jan 2003
Birth*Catherine Stang was born on 8 June 1925 at St Cloud, Stearns Co, MN, United StatesB
Death*Death: Catherine Stang died on 10 June 1925 at St Cloud, Stearns Co, MN, United StatesB

Charles Stang

M, #18521, b. 12 May 1928, d. 22 May 1928
FatherSimon (Slim) Stang b. 23 Feb 1899, d. 23 Aug 1971
MotherCatherine (Gladys) Pursley b. 24 Dec 1900, d. 10 May 1980
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited13 Jan 2003
Birth*Charles Stang was born on 12 May 1928 at St Cloud, Stearns Co, MN, United StatesB
Death*Death: Charles Stang died on 22 May 1928 at St Cloud, Stearns Co, MN, United StatesB

Martin Charles Stang

M, #18540, b. 6 December 1930
FatherSimon (Slim) Stang b. 23 Feb 1899, d. 23 Aug 1971
MotherCatherine (Gladys) Pursley b. 24 Dec 1900, d. 10 May 1980
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited14 Sep 2018
Birth*Martin Charles Stang was born on 6 December 1930 at St Cloud, Stearns Co, MN, United StatesB

Family

Child

Rita Laura Stang

F, #18526, b. 18 March 1932, d. 28 December 2010
FatherSimon (Slim) Stang b. 23 Feb 1899, d. 23 Aug 1971
MotherCatherine (Gladys) Pursley b. 24 Dec 1900, d. 10 May 1980
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited20 Apr 2021
Birth*Rita Laura Stang was born on 18 March 1932 at St Cloud, Stearns Co, MN, United StatesB
Married Name As of 29 May 1963, her married name was Ulrich. 
Death*Death: Rita Laura Stang died on 28 December 2010 at Maplewood, Ramsey Co, MN, United StatesB, at age 78. 

Simon (Slim) Stang

M, #18537, b. 23 February 1899, d. 23 August 1971
Last Edited30 Jan 2003
Birth*Simon (Slim) Stang was born on 23 February 1899 at St Cloud, Stearns Co, MN, United StatesB
Marriage*Marriage: Simon (Slim) Stang married Catherine (Gladys) Pursley, daughter of Charles Edward Pursley and Alrica (Reka) Gronewold, on 11 November 1923 at St Wendelin Church, Luxemburg, Stearns Co, MN, United StatesB
SSN*His Social Security Number was 471-09-5846; issued before 1951 at MN, United StatesB
Death*Death: Simon (Slim) Stang died on 23 August 1971 at St Cloud, Stearns Co, MN, United StatesB, at age 72. 

Family

Catherine (Gladys) Pursley b. 24 Dec 1900, d. 10 May 1980
Children

Vincent Stang

M, #18539, b. 9 December 1926, d. 3 January 1997
FatherSimon (Slim) Stang b. 23 Feb 1899, d. 23 Aug 1971
MotherCatherine (Gladys) Pursley b. 24 Dec 1900, d. 10 May 1980
Relationship2nd cousin 1 time removed of Verna Jean Bremer
Last Edited12 Apr 2003
Birth*Vincent Stang was born on 9 December 1926 at St Cloud, Stearns Co, MN, United StatesB
SSN*His Social Security Number was 468-32-5817; issued before 1951 at MN, United StatesB
Death*Death: Vincent Stang died on 3 January 1997 at St Cloud, Stearns Co, MN, United StatesB, at age 70. 

Family

Child

Victor Lloyd Stebbins

M, #13612, b. 5 November 1887, d. 6 May 1979
Last Edited16 Apr 2000
Birth*Victor Lloyd Stebbins was born on 5 November 1887. 
Marriage*Marriage: Victor Lloyd Stebbins married Engle Cornelia Lottman, daughter of Cornelius Lottman and Wilhelmina Delss
SSN*His Social Security Number was 483-01-1948; issued before 1951 at IA, United StatesB
Death*Death: Victor Lloyd Stebbins died on 6 May 1979 at age 91 Social Security records indicate last residence was in Algona, Kossuth Co, IA. 
Burial*Burial: Victor Lloyd Stebbins was buried at Gassville, Baxter Co, AR, United StatesB

Family

Engle Cornelia Lottman b. 2 Jan 1885, d. 19 Jul 1972

Lydia A Steltz

F, #14202, b. August 1890
Last Edited23 Nov 2008
Birth*Lydia A Steltz was born in August 1890 at SD, United StatesB
Census*Census: Lydia A Steltz appeared on the census of 18 June 1900 at Geneseo Twsp, Roberts Co, SD, United StatesB
CensusCensus: Lydia A Steltz appeared on the census of 16 January 1920 at Geneseo Twsp, Roberts Co, SD, United StatesB
Marriage*Marriage: Lydia A Steltz married Edward Bernard Gronewold, son of Traugott (Bernhard) Gronewold and Anna Regina Harms, on 14 May 1924 at Rochester, Olmsted Co, MN, United StatesB
Married Name As of 14 May 1924, her married name was Gronewold. 
Census*Census: Lydia A Steltz and Edward Bernard Gronewold appeared on the census of 8 April 1930 at Waverly Twsp, Codington Co, SD, United StatesB

Family

Edward Bernard Gronewold b. 24 Oct 1894, d. 18 Oct 1963