Carison Volkens

M
     He married Anjeline Reimers.1

Child of Carison Volkens and Anjeline Reimers

Citations

  1. [S53] Block Family, Hegardt, Margaret.

Anjeline Reimers

F
     She married Carison Volkens.1

Child of Anjeline Reimers and Carison Volkens

Citations

  1. [S53] Block Family, Hegardt, Margaret.

Minnie Lage

F, b. 29 May 1884
     Minnie was born on 29 May 1884.1 She was the daughter of Johannas Nickoles Lage and Emelia Volkens.

Citations

  1. [S53] Block Family, Hegardt, Margaret.

Clara Lage

F, b. 4 July 1888
     Clara was born on 4 July 1888.1 She was the daughter of Johannas Nickoles Lage and Emelia Volkens.

Citations

  1. [S53] Block Family, Hegardt, Margaret.

Alma Lage1,2

F, b. 18 November 1885, d. 27 July 1952
Grandmother Block [Alma] and Clara
     Friday, August 1, 1952


      FUNERAL SERVICES AT REINBECK WEDNESDAY FOR MRS. RALPH BOCK

Had Been invalid for over Twenty Years; Burial at Maple Hill Cemetery

     
     
      Funeral services were conducted Wednesday afternoon at the French funeral home in Reinbeck, for Mrs. Ralph Block, 66, who died at the Allen Memorial hospital in Waterloo on Sunday, July 27th, where she had been a patient for more than a week. Rev. David Arnold pastor of the Congregational church in Reinbeck officiated and burial was made in the Maple Hill cemetery north of Gladbrook.
      Mrs. Block had been a patient sufferer from arthritis for the past twenty-six years, and had been compelled to rest in a wheel chair during that time.

Life Sketch:
      Mrs Block was born Alma Lage, the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. J.N. Lage, and was married to Ralph Block. The couple farmed near Reinbeck for a number of years and at the time of her death were occupying a recently built home in Lincoln.
      Mrs. Block is survivied by her husband, three children; Leroy and Leo, twins, both married and now farming near Reinbeck; one daughter, Mrs. Harold Dielman (Clara), living on a farm suth of Reinbeck; one sister Mrs. Alton Strohbehn of Reinbeck; one borhter, Albert Lage, farming near Gladbrook. There are also six grandchildren.
      Preceding her were her parents, one infant daughter, Esther Ruth; one sister, Clara, who passed away in early life.
      Pallbearers at the services Wednesday were: Toby Larsen, Jr., Clarence Boege, Leonard Soricek, Roy Staker, Alvin Staker, and Wm. Thede.

Alma was born on 18 November 1885 at Gladbrook, Tama County, Iowa.3 She was the daughter of Johannas Nickoles Lage and Emelia Volkens. She married Ralph Block on 22 February 1910. Alma died on 27 July 1952 at Waterloo, Blackhawk County, Iowa, at age 66.3

Children of Alma Lage and Ralph Block

Citations

  1. [S255] Lage,Speth, Barfel, Paustian, Margaret.
  2. [S256] Lage, Alma, Obituary.
  3. [S53] Block Family, Hegardt, Margaret.

Albert Lage

M, b. 22 December 1891
     Albert was born on 22 December 1891.1 He was the son of Johannas Nickoles Lage and Emelia Volkens.

Citations

  1. [S53] Block Family, Hegardt, Margaret.

Jurgen Block1,2,3,4

M, b. 9 September 1833, d. 24 August 1916
     He was a farmer. Jurgen Block lived at Spring Creek, Tama, IA.
      Jurgen Block arrived in the United States 23 April 1866 aboard the Ship "Teutonia" from Hamburg. The record states that Jurgen was 26 years of age (?) and a carpenter from Germany.

      One of the old settlers of Tama County passed away when Mr. Jurgen Block died on Thursday 24 August, in the ripe age of 82 years 11 months and 15 days. He was born on 9 September 1833 at Wiesick near Kropp, Schieswig, Holstein, Germany. In 1866 he immigraed to this country settling at Davenport, Iowa where he stayed only a few years. After having married Miss Catherina Dau on 26 September 1871, he moved to a farm in Tama county with his family. His death came very unexpectedly to his beloved ones as he had gone down town on Thursday and even had taken the dinner with his family. He leaves to mourn his dath besides the widow, two sons, John Block near Gladbrook and Ralph Block near Reinbeck, four daughters, namely, Mrs. Alvine Steffens near Garwin, Mrs. Tine Landt in suth Dakota, Mrs. Annie Mumm at home, Mrs Emma Rehder near Gladbrook and nine grand-children.

      The funeral took place on Sunday, 27 August, from the German Evangelical Frieden's church, Reverend M. Hoepner officating. Burial took place at Crystal Cemetery.
     
     

      CARDS OF THANKS


      To the kind friends and neighbors who so willingly assisted us during the death of our beloved husband and father, we wish to express our hearfelt thanks, also to those sending flowers an assisting in the music. May the Lord bless you all and spare you such sorrow is our sincere wish.

      Mrs, Jurgen Block and Children. Jurgen was born on 9 September 1833 at Wiesick, S.H., Germany. He was the son of NN---- Block. He married Catherine "Catherina" Dau on 26 September 1871 at Davenport, Scott, Iowa. Pastor: J. Gass
Witness: Jurgen Holling.4 Jurgen died on 24 August 1916 at Gladbrook, Tama County, Iowa, at age 82.

Children of Jurgen Block and Catherine "Catherina" Dau

Citations

  1. [S262] Block, Jurgen, Cemetery Tomb Stone.
  2. [S265] Block, Jurgen, Obiturary.
  3. [S267] Germans to America, Glazier and Filby.
  4. [S266] Scott County, Iowa, Genealogical Society.

Catherine "Catherina" Dau

F, d. 18 January 1933
     
      MRS. JURGEN BLOCK DIED AT GLADBROOK
     
     
      Mrs. Jurgen Block died at her home in Gladbrook Thursday at the age of eighty-seven years. according to word received here by relatives. She had been ill for several months with general breakdown natural for her age.

      Her husband died several years ago. She is survived by four daughters and two sons: Mrs Julius Steffan, Mrs. Alex Rehder, Mrs. Anna Mumm, Gladbrook; John, and Ralph Block, Reinbeck, Mrs. Emil Landt, Canastota, South Dakota. All are here.

      The funeral will be at 1:30pm Saturday at the home. Rev. H.H. Specht, pastor of the Evangelical church, will officiate. Internment will be in Crystal cemetery.


Catherine was born. She was the daughter of Claus Dau. She married Jurgen Block on 26 September 1871 at Davenport, Scott, Iowa. Pastor: J. Gass
Witness: Jurgen Holling.1 Catherine died on 18 January 1933 at Gladbrook, Tama County, Iowa. Ill from 7 December to 18 January
died at 11:40am
Phisician George Meyer.2

Children of Catherine "Catherina" Dau and Jurgen Block

Citations

  1. [S266] Scott County, Iowa, Genealogical Society.
  2. [S268] Dau, Catherina D., Death Certificate.

Wilmer Hulme1,2

M
     Social Security Number 483-24-4506

To Observe Twenty-Fifth Wedding

Mr. and Mrs. Wilmer Hulme of Reinbeck, formerly of the Traer community will observe their 25th wedding anniversary Saturday, October 24th by being feted at a family supper in the Reinbeck Memorial Building. The former Dala Staker and Mr. Hulme were married at the Little Brown Church near Nashua, Iowa, 24 October 1934. The couple have three children, Gleva, Willie, and Mrs. Leo Block of Lincoln. They also had another son Louis, who passed away in 1956. There are tow grandchildren. They married Margaret Ann "Maggie" Dinsdale. Wilmer was born at Buckingham Township, Tama, Iowa. He was the son of Samuel Hulme and Margaret Ann "Maggie" Dinsdale. He married Dala Staker on 24 October 1934 at Nashua, Chickasaw County, Iowa. Wilmer died at Reinbeck, Grundy County, Iowa.

Children of Wilmer Hulme and Dala Staker

Citations

  1. [S258] Hulme, Wilmer, B/C.
  2. [S259] Hulme/Stacker, Marriage Certificate.

Ralph Block1

M, b. 23 February 1885, d. 16 September 1956
Leo, LeRoy and Ralph
     
Waterloo Daily Courier September 17 1956



      LINCOLN MAN DIES WHILE DRIVING CAR


     
      Lincoln - Ralph Block, 71, of Lincoln, suffered a fatal heart attack at the wheel of his car at 1:00 pm Sunday near Lincoln while returning from Morrison and died almost instantly. The went into a ditch.
      Block lived in town but farmed 80 acres near Lincoln.
      He is survived by two sons, Leo, Gladbrook; LeRoby, Hudson, and one daughter, Mrs. Harold Dieleman, near Traer.
      His wife preceded him in death.
      Funeral services will be at 2:00 pm Wednesday at Salem church, with burial in Maple Hill cemetery two miles south of Lincoln.
      The body is at the French funeral home in Reinbeck. Ralph was born on 23 February 1885 at Gladbrook, Tama County, Iowa.2 He was the son of Jurgen Block and Catherine "Catherina" Dau. He married Alma Lage on 22 February 1910. Ralph died on 16 September 1956 at Lincoln Township, Tama County, Iowa, at age 71.2

Children of Ralph Block and Alma Lage

Citations

  1. [S254] Block, Ralph, Obituary.
  2. [S53] Block Family, Hegardt, Margaret.

Clara Block

F, b. 4 June 1913, d. 9 April 2003
     Clara was born on 4 June 1913 at Reinbeck, Grundy County, Iowa. She was the daughter of Ralph Block and Alma Lage. Clara Block died on 9 April 2003 at Reinbeck, IA, at age 89.

Esther Ruth Block

F
     Esther was born at Reinbeck, Grundy County, Iowa. She was the daughter of Ralph Block and Alma Lage. Esther died at Reinbeck, Grundy County, Iowa.

Raymond R. Smith

M
     He married Madge Trypheus Crocker.1

Citations

  1. [S48] Crocker Genealogy, Walter, William A. , pg 217.

Francis L. Crocker

M, b. 9 September 1850
     Francis was born on 9 September 1850. He was the son of Hercules Hodges Crocker and Lydia Ann Nye. Francis L. Crocker married Sarah Cudy circa 1870.1

Citations

  1. [S55] New York
    Frank E. Best
    Chicago, Il
    Edited by
    David Fisher Nye Elyria, Ohio Compiled by: George Hyatt Nye Auburn, Benjamin Nye of Sandwich, MA - His Anc. and Den., p. 304.

Edwin Joshua Crocker

M, b. 15 August 1852, d. 11 July 1854
     Edwin was born on 15 August 1852.1 He was the son of Hercules Hodges Crocker and Lydia Ann Nye. Edwin died on 11 July 1854 at age 1.1

Citations

  1. [S55] New York
    Frank E. Best
    Chicago, Il
    Edited by
    David Fisher Nye Elyria, Ohio Compiled by: George Hyatt Nye Auburn, Benjamin Nye of Sandwich, MA - His Anc. and Den., pg 304.

Mary Luximer Crocker

F, b. 16 October 1854
     Mary Luximer Crocker married Charles Lee Bowler.1 Mary was born on 16 October 1854.2 She was the daughter of Hercules Hodges Crocker and Lydia Ann Nye.

Citations

  1. [S55] New York
    Frank E. Best
    Chicago, Il
    Edited by
    David Fisher Nye Elyria, Ohio Compiled by: George Hyatt Nye Auburn, Benjamin Nye of Sandwich, MA - His Anc. and Den., p. 304.
  2. [S55] New York
    Frank E. Best
    Chicago, Il
    Edited by
    David Fisher Nye Elyria, Ohio Compiled by: George Hyatt Nye Auburn, Benjamin Nye of Sandwich, MA - His Anc. and Den., pg 304.

Willie Crocker

M, b. 21 June 1856, d. 21 June 1856
     Willie died on 21 June 1856.1 Willie was born on 21 June 1856.1 He was the son of Hercules Hodges Crocker and Lydia Ann Nye.

Citations

  1. [S55] New York
    Frank E. Best
    Chicago, Il
    Edited by
    David Fisher Nye Elyria, Ohio Compiled by: George Hyatt Nye Auburn, Benjamin Nye of Sandwich, MA - His Anc. and Den., pg 304.

NN---- Crocker

M, b. 20 January 1708/9, d. 4 July 1708
     NN---- was born on 20 January 1708/9 at Barnstable, Barnstable, Massachusetts.1 He was the son of William Crocker and Mary Crocker. NN---- died on 4 July 1708 at Barnstable, Barnstable, Massachusetts.1

Citations

  1. [S48] Crocker Genealogy, Walter, William A. , pg 19.

NN---- Crocker

F, b. 1709
     NN---- died. NN---- was born in 1709 at Barnstable, Barnstable, Massachusetts.1 She was the daughter of William Crocker and Mary Crocker.

Citations

  1. [S48] Crocker Genealogy, Walter, William A. , pg 19.

Joseph Crocker

M, b. December 1718, d. 1741
     Joseph was born in December 1718 at Barnstable, Barnstable, Massachusetts.1 He was the son of William Crocker and Mary Crocker. Joseph died in 1741.1

Citations

  1. [S48] Crocker Genealogy, Walter, William A. , pg 19.

Clair Tuttle

F, b. 27 January 1871
     Clair was born on 27 January 1871 at Berlin Hights, Erie, Ohio.1 She was the daughter of Hudson Tuttle and Emma Dianis Rood. Clair Tuttle married Frank L. Yerance on 3 February 1897 at Madrid, New York.2

Citations

  1. [S56] Voice, Newspaper.
  2. [S589] Unknown subject unknown repository.

Doctor Carl Tuttle

M, b. 22 July 1861, d. 27 November 1949
     Carl was born on 22 July 1861 at Berlin Hights, Erie, Ohio.1,2 He was the son of Hudson Tuttle and Emma Dianis Rood. Doctor Carl Tuttle married Agnes Fowler on 16 October 1884 at Berlin Heights, Ohio.2 Carl died on 27 November 1949 at Berlin Heights, Ohio, at age 88.2

Child of Doctor Carl Tuttle and Agnes Fowler

Citations

  1. [S56] Voice, Newspaper.
  2. [S589] Unknown subject unknown repository.

Nicholas Smith Brown

M, b. 14 February 1820, d. 27 March 1875
     Nicholas was born on 14 February 1820 at Garrard County, Kentucky. He was the son of Francis Menifield Brown and Martha (Patsy) Marksbury. He married Mary A. York on 2 April 1840. Nicholas died on 27 March 1875 at age 55.

William Brown

M, b. 12 August 1826, d. 24 March 1910
     William was born on 12 August 1826 at Washington County, Indiana. He was the son of Francis Menifield Brown and Martha (Patsy) Marksbury. He married Jane Weaver on 17 May 1849. William died on 24 March 1910 at age 83.

John Marksbury Brown

M, b. 3 July 1839, d. 4 February 1925
     John was born on 3 July 1839 at Crawford, Illinois. He was the son of Francis Menifield Brown and Martha (Patsy) Marksbury. He married Martha A. York on 23 December 1858. John died on 4 February 1925 at age 85.

Elizabeth Brown

F, b. 17 June 1817, d. 27 January 1892
     Elizabeth was born on 17 June 1817 at Garrard County, Kentucky. She was the daughter of Francis Menifield Brown and Martha (Patsy) Marksbury. She married Merit Nichols on 8 November 1836. Elizabeth died on 27 January 1892 at age 74.

Lydia F. Brown

F, b. 20 May 1822, d. 3 June 1870
     Lydia was born on 20 May 1822 at Garrard County, Kentucky. She was the daughter of Francis Menifield Brown and Martha (Patsy) Marksbury. She married Thomas Barbee on 11 November 1841. Lydia died on 3 June 1870 at age 48.

Colonel William Brown1,2

M, d. 1830
     William was born.3 He married NN---- Menefee at Virginia.1
     
      Colonel William Brown was from North Carolina and served in the Revolutionary War and at one time was on General Washington's staff. He was with General Francis Marion some of the time. William later came to Indiana to lay his land grant. He started out on horseback with an ax and blazed trees all day, and this land was his....where Greencastle now stands. He then went back home to North Carolina and never came back and let the land go by defult. General Marion rode a fine stallion named Selam. William Brown had sons Robert and Francis. The name Marion has been given to some of the boys and they all have horses named Selam.
     
      Washburn Chapter DAR Records
     
     
      "William Brown enlisted from Fauquier Co., VA. In the battles of Yorktown and the surrender of Cornwallis. Mr. Cornell stood at the head of his grave when he was buried in 1831 or 1832 on the old Robert Brown place about a mile east of the Hanna Crossing on the south side of St. Rd. 36 (later known as the Lincoln Wimmer farm). Grave is marked. Nancy Singleton daughter of William Brown, owned the adjoining farm (Andrew Wimmer place). William Brown was the father-in-law of William Banks, Revolutionary, who had a son Wesley.
     
     
      Data from a letter dated 24 October 1929, from Laura B. Boardman."
     
     
      William died near Brainbridge, Putnam Co., IN.


William Brown, of Culpeper Co; removed 1794, to Mercer Co. , KY; 1799 to Garrard Co., to Putnam Co., Ind; 1826-1829; d. there 1830; m. NN---- Menefee, daughter of James Strother Menefee.
     
     


William died in 1830 at Putman County, Indiana.

Children of Colonel William Brown and NN---- Menefee

Citations

  1. [S330] Marriages VA Residents 1607-1800, Wulfeck, Dorothy Ford.
  2. [S567] William Brown, Burried in Putnam Co.; name on Monument to Revolution dead, errected by Washburn Chapter, DAR, Greencastle, IN.; also on bronze tablet REF DAR 19. Werk's History of Putnam Co. Ind, 1910 p. 216; Putnam Co. Hist Cen V.1p. 194 Washburn Chap. DAR, Greencastle, IN.
  3. [S453] 1830 Census, Putnman Co., IN,.

Robert Coleman Brown

M, b. 22 February 1785, d. 20 November 1870
     Robert was born on 22 February 1785 at Virginia. He was the son of Colonel William Brown and NN---- Menefee. He married Nancy Ann Brown. Robert died on 20 November 1870 at age 85.

Esther Armstrong

F
     She married Mathew Moorehead.1

Citations

  1. [S57] Madge Crocker, Crocker, Madge.