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Nicholaas Henricus VanKilsdonk

M, b. September 22, 1769, d. August 12, 1845

Parents

Family: Joanna Maria Vorstenbosch (b. March 31, 1775, d. December 13, 1833)

Biography

  • Birth: Nicholaas Henricus VanKilsdonk was born on September 22, 1769 in Heeswijk, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: He and Joanna Maria Vorstenbosch were married on April 21, 1804 in Heeswijk, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Death: Nicholaas Henricus VanKilsdonk died on August 12, 1845, at age 75, in Heeswijk, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Jan Steenbergen

M, b. circa 1830

Family: Petronella Vos (b. January 14, 1831, d. April 30, 1891)

Biography

  • Birth: Jan Steenbergen was born circa 1830.
  • Marriage: He and Petronella Vos were married on July 6, 1850 in Geffen, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Hendrikus Nicholas VanKilsdonk

M, b. August 17, 1726, d. October 17, 1794

Parents

Family: Adriana Joannes Wijgerganks (b. September 22, 1738, d. October 23, 1794)

Biography

  • Birth: Hendrikus Nicholas VanKilsdonk was born on August 17, 1726 in Heeswijk, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: He and Adriana Joannes Wijgerganks were married on January 27, 1765 in Heeswijk, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Death: Hendrikus Nicholas VanKilsdonk died on October 17, 1794, at age 68, in Heeswijk, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Adriana Joannes Wijgerganks

F, b. September 22, 1738, d. October 23, 1794

Parents

Family: Hendrikus Nicholas VanKilsdonk (b. August 17, 1726, d. October 17, 1794)

Biography

  • Birth: Adriana Joannes Wijgerganks was born on September 22, 1738 in Heeswijk, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: She and Hendrikus Nicholas VanKilsdonk were married on January 27, 1765 in Heeswijk, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Death: Adriana Joannes Wijgerganks died on October 23, 1794, at age 56, in Heeswijk, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Nicolaas Heyme Cornelis VanKilsdonk

M, b. January 8, 1697, d. January 15, 1771

Parents

Family: Maria Hendrick Jacobi (b. circa 1699, d. January 9, 1765)

Biography

  • Birth: Nicolaas Heyme Cornelis VanKilsdonk was born on January 8, 1697 in Heeswijk, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Death: He died on January 15, 1771, at age 74, in Heeswijk, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Maria Hendrick Jacobi

F, b. circa 1699, d. January 9, 1765

Parents

Family: Nicolaas Heyme Cornelis VanKilsdonk (b. January 8, 1697, d. January 15, 1771)

Biography

  • Birth: Maria Hendrick Jacobi was born circa 1699.
  • Death: She died on January 9, 1765.

Heijmen Nelissen VanKilsdonk

M, b. 1660

Parents

Family: Catharina Pieter Hensen (b. December 4, 1669)

Biography

  • Birth: Heijmen Nelissen VanKilsdonk was born in 1660 in Heeswijk, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Catharina Pieter Hensen

F, b. December 4, 1669

Parents

Family: Heijmen Nelissen VanKilsdonk (b. 1660)

Biography

  • Birth: Catharina Pieter Hensen was born on December 4, 1669 in Berlicum, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Cornelis Heymens VanKilsdonk

M, b. 1630

Biography

  • Birth: Cornelis Heymens VanKilsdonk was born in 1630.

Johannis Theodorus Wygergankx

M, b. circa 1700

Parents

Family: Maria Joannes Penninckx (b. circa 1700)

Biography

  • Birth: Johannis Theodorus Wygergankx was born circa 1700.

Maria Joannes Penninckx

F, b. circa 1700

Parents

Family: Johannis Theodorus Wygergankx (b. circa 1700)

Biography

  • Birth: Maria Joannes Penninckx was born circa 1700.

Walter William Romenesko

M, b. June 25, 1876, d. June 25, 1876

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Walter William Romenesko was born on June 25, 1876 in Freedom, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on June 25, 1876, at age 0, in Freedom, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Mary Cathryn Romenesko

F, b. January 13, 1878, d. August 5, 1964

Parents

Family: Joseph Henry Conrad (b. October 15, 1874, d. April 4, 1934)

Biography

  • Birth: Mary Cathryn Romenesko was born on January 13, 1878 in Freedom, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Joseph Henry Conrad were married on November 26, 1901 in Freedom, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Mary Cathryn Romenesko died on August 5, 1964, at age 86, in Freedom, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in St Nicholas Cemetery, Freedom, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Conrad, Mary (Romenesko) 1964 Appleton Post Crescent dated 8/6/1964; Mrs. Mary Conrad, Freedom Wisconsin, age 86, passed away at 12:40 p.m. Wednesday after a short illness. She was born in Freedom January 13th, 1878 and lived in that vicinity of all of her life. She was a member of the Christian Mothers and the St. Theresa's society of St. Nicholas Church. Mrs. Conrad is survived by five daughters, Mrs. Cornelius (Anna) Hietpas and Mrs. Henry (Marian) Jansen, both of Little Chute; Mrs. Willard (Rosella) Vandenboom and Mrs. Peter (Agnes) Bergman, both of Appleton; Mrs. Quin (Blanche) VandenBerg, of Freedom; five sons, Walter, Joseph, Earl, all of Appleton; William and Norman both of Freedom, one sister, Mrs. Anna VanHoof, of Little Chute; 37 grandchildren; 57 great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be Saturday at 10:00 a.m. at St. Nicholas Church, Freedom with Father Alfred Hietpas officiating. Internment will be in the parish cemetery.

Joseph Henry Conrad

M, b. October 15, 1874, d. April 4, 1934

Parents

Family: Mary Cathryn Romenesko (b. January 13, 1878, d. August 5, 1964)

Biography

  • Birth: Joseph Henry Conrad was born on October 15, 1874 in Freedom, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Mary Cathryn Romenesko were married on November 26, 1901 in Freedom, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Joseph Henry Conrad died on April 4, 1934, at age 59, in Freedom, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Nicholas Cemetery, Freedom, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Conrad, Joseph 1934 Appleton Post Crescent dated 4/4/34; Father of 11 is killed by Auto, Hit and run driver fatally injures Joseph Conrad at Freedom. Joseph Conrad, 54, Freedom, father all 11 children, is killed by a hit-and-run driver early Wednesday morning in the village of Freedom. The body was found in the road in front of the Joseph Geenen store in the village about 6:00 Wednesday morning by Bert Guerts, a janitor at St. Nicholas Church when he was going to the church to start the furnace. No clue to the identity of the driver of the car has been found. It is thought the Conrad was struck some time between 2 and 3 o'clock as he was last seen about 1:30 at the town hall where ballots from Tuesday's election were being counted. Conrad's injuries were a skull fracture, a broken hip, and a broken arm. An inquest was held Wednesday morning at Little Chute where the body is taken. Survivors are the wife, six sons, Walter, John, and Joseph, of Little Chute; Norbert and Earl at home, and William, at school in St. Paul Minnesota; and five daughters, Mrs. Corneil Hietpas and Mrs. Henry Johnson, of Little Chute; Rosella, Agnes, and Blanche at home. Funeral arrangements have not yet been made. An inquest was to be held this afternoon at Little Chute.

    1934 Appleton Post Crescent dated 4/5/34 Postpone Inquest in Freedom death. Jury views body of Joseph Conrad killed by hit run driver. The inquest into the death of Joseph Conrad, 54, Freedom, who was killed by a hit-and-run driver early Wednesday morning in the village of Freedom, was postponed Wednesday afternoon until next week, according to Assistant District Raymond P. Dohr. The members of the coroner's jury viewed the body before adjournment was taken. Those on the coroner's jury are George Gerrits, Peter Schuh, Frank Gerritt's, Henry Schommer, Gerhardt Smit's and John Schommer. Mr. Conrad was killed between 2 and 3:00 Wednesday morning, shortly after leaving the town hall where election balance ballots were being counted. His body was found about 6:00 a.m. by Bert Guerts, janitor St. Nicholas Church.

John Conrad

M, b. April 14, 1838, d. June 8, 1914

Parents

Family 1: Gertrude Doll (b. circa 1847, d. October 29, 1870)

Family 2: Anna Mary Hartman (b. September 26, 1848, d. August 12, 1925)

Biography

  • Birth: John Conrad was born on April 14, 1838 in Germany.
  • Marriage: He and Gertrude Doll were married on January 20, 1866.
  • Marriage: John Conrad and Anna Mary Hartman were married on February 5, 1871 in Milwaukee, Milwaukee Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: John Conrad died on June 8, 1914, at age 76, in Freedom, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Nicholas Cemetery, Freedom, Wisconsin.

Anna Mary Hartman

F, b. September 26, 1848, d. August 12, 1925

Parents

Family: John Conrad (b. April 14, 1838, d. June 8, 1914)

Biography

  • Birth: Anna Mary Hartman was born on September 26, 1848 in Bavaria, Germany.
  • Marriage: She and John Conrad were married on February 5, 1871 in Milwaukee, Milwaukee Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Anna Mary Hartman died on August 12, 1925, at age 76, in Seymour, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in St Nicholas Cemetery, Freedom, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Conrad, Anna (Hartmann) 1925 Appleton Post Crescent dated 8/14/1925; Mrs. Anna Conrad, 76, widow of John Conrad, formerly of Freedom, died at the home of Nick Watry in the town of Seymour Wednesday, August 12th. She was born in Germany, September 26th, 1848. Survivors are eight daughters, four sons, 60 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. The children are John of Boyd, Leonard and Mrs. Barney Heyer, of St. Paul, William of Kaukauna, Mrs. Wenzel Schreiter and Mrs. Clarence Frank, of Appleton. Mrs. Joseph Romenesko, Mrs. H. Romenesko and Joseph Conrad of Freedom, Mrs John O'Neill, of Wrightstown Mrs. Michael Niehaus and Mrs. Nick Watry, town of Seymour. The funeral will be held at St. Nicholas Church Freedom, at 10:00 in the morning of Monday August 16th.

Walter W Conrad

M, b. August 27, 1902, d. August 20, 1975

Parents

Family 1: Mabel Kruse (b. October 29, 1904, d. October 27, 1938)

Family 2: Luella Wenzlaff (b. 1904, d. 1957)

Family 3: Marian Schreiter (b. May 5, 1915, d. July 1, 2006)

Biography

  • Birth: Walter W Conrad was born on August 27, 1902 in Freedom, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Mabel Kruse were married on June 9, 1924 in Freedom, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: Walter W Conrad and Luella Wenzlaff were married on August 22, 1942 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: Walter W Conrad and Marian Schreiter were married on July 2, 1960 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Walter W Conrad died on August 20, 1975, at age 72, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Joseph Cemetery, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Mabel Kruse

F, b. October 29, 1904, d. October 27, 1938

Family: Walter W Conrad (b. August 27, 1902, d. August 20, 1975)

Biography

  • Birth: Mabel Kruse was born on October 29, 1904 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Walter W Conrad were married on June 9, 1924 in Freedom, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Mabel Kruse died on October 27, 1938, at age 33, in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in St Joseph Cemetery, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Luella Wenzlaff

F, b. 1904, d. 1957

Family: Walter W Conrad (b. August 27, 1902, d. August 20, 1975)

Biography

  • Birth: Luella Wenzlaff was born in 1904.
  • Marriage: She and Walter W Conrad were married on August 22, 1942 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Luella Wenzlaff died in 1957, at age ~53.
  • Burial: She was buried in Trinity Ev. Lutheran Cemetery, Kaukauna, Wisconsin.

Marian Schreiter

F, b. May 5, 1915, d. July 1, 2006

Family: Walter W Conrad (b. August 27, 1902, d. August 20, 1975)

Biography

  • Birth: Marian Schreiter was born on May 5, 1915 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Walter W Conrad were married on July 2, 1960 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Marian Schreiter died on July 1, 2006, at age 91.
  • Burial: She was buried in St Joseph Cemetery, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Conrad, Marion Schreiter Marion, 91, Appleton passed away Saturday July 1,2006. She was born May 5, 1915 daughter of the late Frank J. and Mayme (Fitzgibbon) Schreiter. She graduated from St. Mary's Catholic High School, Menasha. She worked in the main office at Kimberly-Clark Corp. for many years. She married Walter Conrad July 2, 1960 sharing 15 years together before his death Aug. 20, 1975. Marion was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church.

    She is survived by a step-son: Ronald and Jan Conrad of Appleton three grandchildren: Kelly, Molly and Michael (Rebecca) Conrad three great grandchildren: Bailie, Blayden and Christian Conrad four nieces, Ellen Schreiter Joan Bartman Christine Kositzke and Janice Panzer four nephews Stephen F. Schreiter Rev. John Schreiter Frank j. Schreiter and Richard Schreiter, 11 great nieces and nephews: Lisa (Craig) Foyer, Jeanne (Rob) Bock, Daniel Schreiter, Katherine (Michael) Leffel, Kathryn (Travis) Boegh, Petra Kositzke, Matthew (Jessie Pandell) Schreiter, Nicholas Schreiter, Anthony Bartman, Johanna panzer, Gretchen panzer four great nieces an nephews: Christopher , Alex Sarah and Rachel Foyer two sisters-in-law: Blanch Vandenberg and Harriet Conrad.

    She was preceded in death by step mother: Delia Schreiter three brothers and two sisters-in-law: Clem (Bernice) Schreiter, Donald (Dorothy) Schreiter and Robert Schreiter and Walters brothers and sisters.

    Mass of the Resurrection will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 5, 2006 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church 222 E. Fremont St, Appleton, with the Rev. Robert Karuhn officiating. Burial will take place at St. Joseph Cemetery. Visitation will be held in the Sacred Heart Room at the church on Wednesday from 9:30 a.m. until the time of service.

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John J Conrad

M, b. October 3, 1903, d. June 28, 1963

Parents

Family 1: Marvel Magdeline Miller (b. March 15, 1906, d. April 29, 1998)

Family 2: Agnes Katherine Babino (b. April 14, 1902, d. April 15, 1984)

Biography

  • Birth: John J Conrad was born on October 3, 1903 in Freedom, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Marvel Magdeline Miller were married on August 25, 1925 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: John J Conrad and Agnes Katherine Babino were married on September 20, 1941 in Kimberly, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: John J Conrad died on June 28, 1963, at age 59, in Milwaukee, Milwaukee Co, Wisconsin.

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M

Marvel Magdeline Miller

F, b. March 15, 1906, d. April 29, 1998

Parents

Family 1: John J Conrad (b. October 3, 1903, d. June 28, 1963)

Family 2: Edward Peotter (b. September 23, 1892, d. March 9, 1963)

Biography

  • Birth: Marvel Magdeline Miller was born on March 15, 1906 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and John J Conrad were married on August 25, 1925 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: Marvel Magdeline Miller and Edward Peotter were married on March 3, 1955.
  • Death: Marvel Magdeline Miller died on April 29, 1998, at age 92, in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Highland Memorial Park, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Nee "Miller"
    Colony Oaks, Appleton.

    Age 92, passed away on Wednesday, April 29, 1998. Marvel was born on March 15 1906 in Appleton, the daughter of Edmond and Effie Miller. Marvel is survived by her son, John (Betty) Conrad, Appleton; five grandchildren: David (Lynn) Conrad, Kaukauna; Sharon (Mike) Wildenberg, Appleton; Patty (Peter) Graverson, Appleton; Sandy (Chuck) Passehl, Appleton; and Tom Conrad, Appleton; eight great-grandchildren: Scott and Laurie Wildenberg, Tonya Conrad, Jenny and Ben Hietpas, Paige and Melissa Conrad, and Chad Griener; a sister, Alice Holtz, Appleton; and a brother, Murrel (Evie) Miller, West Bend. She is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Marvel was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Edward Peotter, two sisters: Kathleen Shaefler and Pearl Schmidt, and her brother, Edmond Miller. Funeral Services will be held on Friday, May 1, 1998 at 7 p.m. at the WICHMANN FUNERAL HOME, 537 North Superior Street, Appleton, with Reverend Ann Barker officiating. Interment will be held at Highland Memorial Park. Friends may call at the funeral home from 6 p.m. until the time of service..

Marian C Conrad

F, b. August 13, 1906, d. January 11, 1966

Parents

Family: Henry C Jansen (b. August 23, 1907, d. December 3, 1976)

Biography

  • Birth: Marian C Conrad was born on August 13, 1906 in Freedom, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Henry C Jansen were married on August 13, 1928 in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Marian C Conrad died on January 11, 1966, at age 59, in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in St John Cemetery, Little Chute, Wisconsin, New/7/53S.
  • Note: Jansen, Marian (Conrad) 1966 Appleton Post Crescent dated 1/12/1966; Mrs. Henry C. Jansen, Marian, 601 East Lincoln Ave, Little Chute, age 59, passed away Tuesday at 6:15 p.m. after a short illness. She was born in Freedom August 13th, 1906 and has been resident of Little Chute for the past 38 years. Mrs. Jansen was formerly employed at the Combined Locks Paper Co.; was a member of the St. Elizabeth Society and the Catholic Order of Foresters of St. John Church, Little Chute. Survivors are her husband; three daughters, Mrs. Walcott (Joyce) Anderson, of Menasha; Mrs. Richard (Regina) Ludwig, of Freedom; Mrs. Bruce (Grace) Schommer, of Little Chute; four brothers, Walter and Joseph Conrad, both of Appleton; William and Norbert Conrad both of Freedom; four sisters, Mrs. Cornelius (Ann) Hietpas, of Little Chute; Mrs. William (Rosella) Vanden bloom, Mrs. Peter (Agnes) Bergman, both of Appleton; Mrs. Quinten (Blanche) Vandenberg, Freedom; 11 grandchildren. Funeral services will be held Thursday at 10:00 a.m. at St. John Catholic Church in Little Chute. Internment will be in the parish cemetery.

Henry C Jansen

M, b. August 23, 1907, d. December 3, 1976

Parents

Family: Marian C Conrad (b. August 13, 1906, d. January 11, 1966)

Biography

  • Birth: Henry C Jansen was born on August 23, 1907 in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Marian C Conrad were married on August 13, 1928 in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Henry C Jansen died on December 3, 1976, at age 69, in Little Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in St John Cemetery, Little Chute, Wisconsin, New/7/53S.
  • Note: Jansen, Henry C 1976 Appleton Post Crescent dated 12/5/1976 Mr. Henry C. Jansen, Little Chute, age 69, died unexpectedly at 1:00 p.m. Friday. He was born August 23rd, 1906 in Little Chute. He had been employed by the Combined Paper Co. for over 45 years until his retirement in 1973. Survivors include his wife Evelyn; three daughters: Mrs. Wolcott (Joyce) Anderson, of Waupaca; Mrs. Richard (Regina) Ludwig, of Freedom; and Mrs. Bruce (Grace) Schommer, of Little Chute; a stepdaughter, Tina; a brother, Nick Jansen, of Little Chute; three sisters: Mrs. Jack (Delia) Hermsen, of Little Chute; Mrs. Rod (Helen) Lom, of Combined Locks; and Mrs. Floyd (Agnes) VanDyke, of Kaukauna; 13 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Marion; a brother, a sister, and a grandson, Gary. The funeral be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at St. John Catholic Church, Little Chute with the Rev. John Blaha, officiating. Internment will be in the parish cemetery.
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