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Petrus Nicolaus Kilsdonck

M, b. July 22, 1734

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Family: Arnolda Verhagen (b. February 11, 1740)

Biography

  • Birth: Petrus Nicolaus Kilsdonck was born on July 22, 1734 in Heeswijk, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: He and Arnolda Verhagen were married on June 11, 1769 in Heeswijk, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Aegijdius Kilsdonck

M, b. January 21, 1731

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Biography

  • Birth: Aegijdius Kilsdonck was born on January 21, 1731 in Heeswijk, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Aegijdius Kilsdonck

M, b. September 19, 1738

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Biography

  • Birth: Aegijdius Kilsdonck was born on September 19, 1738 in Heeswijk, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Leonardus Kilsdonck

M, b. March 15, 1729

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Biography

  • Birth: Leonardus Kilsdonck was born on March 15, 1729 in Heeswijk, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Theodora Kilsdonck

F, b. July 31, 1733

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Biography

  • Birth: Theodora Kilsdonck was born on July 31, 1733 in Heeswijk, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Aegidius Kilsdonck

M, b. November 13, 1741

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Biography

  • Birth: Aegidius Kilsdonck was born on November 13, 1741 in Heeswijk, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Catharina Kilsdonck

F, b. March 21, 1744

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Biography

  • Birth: Catharina Kilsdonck was born on March 21, 1744 in Heeswijk, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Agnetis

F, b. circa 1630

Family: Pieter Hensen (b. circa 1630)

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  • Birth: Agnetis was born circa 1630.

Petronilla Henssen

F, b. circa 1660

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  • Birth: Petronilla Henssen was born circa 1660.

Petronella Biestervelt

F, b. circa 1785, d. September 5, 1817

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Biography

  • Birth: Petronella Biestervelt was born circa 1785 in Overloon, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Death: She died on September 5, 1817 in Ravenstein, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Nathan Timothy Bolwerk

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Joshua Joseph Friebel

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August Ludwig

M, b. January 1852

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Biography

  • Birth: August Ludwig was born in January 1852.

Frank Ludwig

M, b. December 30, 1853, d. May 28, 1929

Parents

Family: Magdeline M Roell (b. January 11, 1867, d. June 28, 1920)

Biography

  • Birth: Frank Ludwig was born on December 30, 1853 in Lindeweise, Schleisen, Prussia.
  • Marriage: He and Magdeline M Roell were married on May 28, 1889 in Calumet County, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Frank Ludwig died on May 28, 1929, at age 75, in Stockbridge, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Frank Ludwig Chilton Times May 25, 1929

    Frank Ludwig, Sr., of the town of Stockbridge, passed away at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Alfred Penning, on Monday morning, following an illness of about two months. Mr. Ludwig suffered a stroke two months ago and had partially recovered from its effects when he was stricken again last Tuesday. He failed to show any improvement following the second stroke, death claiming him on Monday morning.
    Frank Ludwig, son of the late Mr. and Mrs. August Ludwig, was born in Germany on Dec. 30, 1853. He came to this country with his parents in 1855, settling on the farm in South Stockbridge which was his home all his life. On May 28, 1889, he was united in marriage to Miss Magdelena Roell, and they resided on the homestead until the death of his wife on June 20, 1920. Following the death of this wife he lived on the homestead with his son, Edmund, until about two months ago, when the farm was sold to Alfred Penning, his son-in-law, with whom he then make his home.
    He was the father of twelve children, seven boys and five girls, ten of whom survive him. They are Jacob of this city, Fred of Charlestown, Otto and Leo of Stockbridge town, Andrew of Plymouth, Charles of Sheboygan and Edmund of the town of Brothertown, Mrs. Alfred Penning, Misses Leona and Lorene of Stockbridge town. He also leaves fifteen grandchildren.
    The deceased was a man of sterling character and integrity. He came to the town of Stockbridge in the fifties and assisted his parents in developing a farm in what was then practically a wilderness. In later years, when he took over the farm as his own, he continued its improvement until today it is one of the best in that section of the county. He was a kind and loving husband and father and left nothing undone that would add to the comfort of his wife and children.
    Funeral services were held from St. Elizabeth's church at Kloten, of which the deceased was a life long member. Rev. Fr. Jos. Rauch officiated with interment in the family lot in the church cemetery.

Magdeline M Roell

F, b. January 11, 1867, d. June 28, 1920

Family: Frank Ludwig (b. December 30, 1853, d. May 28, 1929)

Biography

  • Birth: Magdeline M Roell was born on January 11, 1867 in Germany.
  • Marriage: She and Frank Ludwig were married on May 28, 1889 in Calumet County, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Magdeline M Roell died on June 28, 1920, at age 53.
  • Note: MAGDALINE LUDWIG

    There was great sorrow in the neighborhood of South Stockbridge when it became known that Mrs. Frank Ludwig, Sr., had died, suddenly at her home on Monday evening at ten o'clock. Mrs. Ludwig was in her usual good health on that day and accompanied her neighbor, Mrs. John Schommer, to the village of Stockbridge where they picked strawberries. She returned home about seven o'clock in the evening and being fatigued from the trip and heat she retired at nine o'clock. Shortly after she felt distressed and unable to breathe without effort, where upon she arose and went out on the porch thinking the fresh air might relieve her, but instead of bettering her condition she seemed to grown worse and suddenly passed away. For several years she has been more or less trouble with an internal goiter which possibly had something to do with her untimely death. Her family was with her at the time of her passing and did everything in their power to revive her but to no avail, the spark of life had fled.
    Magdelina Roell was born in Germany Feb. 11, 1867 and remained in her native home until 1886, when she came to America to the home of her uncle, the late Lorenz Schmitbauer, in the town of Rantoul, this county. Shortly after coming here she was employed in the home of Conrad Gruber in Rantoul, remaining in his household for two years. She was also employed in the Hotel Chilton for a short period and on May 28th, 1889 she was united in marriage to Frank Ludwig, Sr., at St. Elizabeth's church, Kloten, Rev. Fr. Florian officiating. The located on the farm in South Stockbridge on which she passed away.
    Mrs. Ludwig was considered one of the leaders in that community, taking an active part in church work, community work and all neighborly gatherings. She was president of the Christian Mothers' society of St. Elizabeth's congregation, in which she did excellent work and from which she will be sadly missed. She was hospitable in her home, generous to the needy and devoted to the interest of her husband and family.
    The funeral was held from St. Elizabeth's church, Rev. Fr. J. H. Huhn celebrating Requiem Mass, with interment in St. Elizabeth's cemetery.
    She is survived by her husband, seven sons, Jacob and Fred of Charlestown, Otto, Leo, Andrew, Charles and Edmund of Stockbridge, two of whom Otto and Andrew were the U.S. service, the former serving fourteen months overseas. She also leaves four daughters, Mrs. Alfred Penning, Katie, Leona and Lorine of South Stockbridge, three brothers, Jacob Roell of Chilton town, George and Philip Roell in Germany and one sister, known in the Notre Dame order at Sister M. Prova, at Chicago.
    Chilton Times – July 3, 1920.

Jacob Ludwig

M, b. March 15, 1890, d. February 3, 1975

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Family: Elizabeth Bersch (b. January 29, 1894, d. September 18, 1982)

Biography

  • Birth: Jacob Ludwig was born on March 15, 1890 in Stockbridge, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Elizabeth Bersch were married on March 17, 1915.
  • Death: Jacob Ludwig died on February 3, 1975, at age 84, in Chilton, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Jacob Ludwig, 84, 0f 139 School St., Chilton, died Monday afternoon at the Toth Nursing home, Chilton, where he resided the past two months.

    Born March 15, 1890 in the town of Stockbridge, he was a son of the late Frank and Magdalena Roell Ludwig. He attended St. Elizabeth Catholic School, Kloten. Mr. Ludwig was a car salesman for the Chilton Ford Garage for many years and also worked as a carpenter and painter.
    On March 17, 1915 he married the former Elizabeth Bersch at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church. He was a 50 year member of the Catholic Knights of Wisconsin, Charlestown and a member of the St. Joseph Sick Benefit Society of St. Mary Catholic Church, Chilton.

    Survivors include his widow; five brothers, Edmund, Otto and Fred, all of Chilton, Charles, Sheboygan and Andrew, Eagle River, and two sisters, Mrs. Leona Brach, and Mrs. Lorena Dekarske, both of Sheboygan. Three sisters and a brother preceded him in death.

    Funeral services will be at St. Mary Catholic Church, Chilton, with the Rev. James Vennix, pastor, celebrant of the requiem Mass. Burial will be in the parish cemetery.
    Sheboygan Press – February 4, 1975.

Frederich Ludwig

M, b. April 11, 1891, d. July 8, 1984

Parents

Family: Lucy Hemauer (b. March 26, 1894, d. January 23, 2000)

Biography

  • Birth: Frederich Ludwig was born on April 11, 1891.
  • Death: He died on July 8, 1984, at age 93.

Mary Ludwig

F, b. August 14, 1892, d. December 20, 1966

Parents

Family: Alfred F Penning (b. 1889, d. April 17, 1950)

Biography

  • Birth: Mary Ludwig was born on August 14, 1892 in Stockbridge, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on December 20, 1966, at age 74, in Chilton, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Mrs. Alfred Penning, 74, was found dead in her home at Chilton, early Wednesday afternoon, the victim of an apparent heart attack. Mrs. Penning, who lived alone, had not been heard during the earlier part of the day by residents of the building's lower apartment. They notified her two daughters who went to the upper apartment and found her dead.

    The former Mary Ludwig, she was born in the town of Stockbridge, Aug. 14, 1892, a daughter of the late Frank and Magdalena Roell Ludwig. On May 27, 1914 she was married to Alfred Penning at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church, Kloten. The couple operated a farm in the town of Stockbridge until the time of his death in 1950. Three years later Mrs. Penning moved to Chilton.

    Mrs. Penning was a member of the Christian Mothers Society of St. Elizabeth Catholic Church, a member of the Daughters of Isabella, Joan of Arc Circle, GUG Germania Society and Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary.

    Survivors are two daughters, Mrs. Ernest (Eleanor) Franzen of Stockbridge and Mrs. Orville (Georgiana) Meyer of R. 1, Mt. Calvary; three sons, Sylvester of Stockbridge, Roman of Waukesha and Harold on the homestead; six brothers, Jacob and Fred of Chilton, Otto and Edmund of R. 3, Chilton, Andrew of Eagle River, and Charles of Sheboygan; two sisters, Mrs. Harvey Dekarske and Mrs. Christ Brack both of Sheboygan; 26 grandchildren and four great grandchildren. One brother and two sisters preceded her in death.

    Funeral services will be at Pfeffer Funeral Home, Chilton and at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church.
    Sheboygan Press – December 22, 1966.

Leo Ludwig

M, b. April 11, 1895, d. April 22, 1943

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Biography

  • Birth: Leo Ludwig was born on April 11, 1895.
  • Death: He died on April 22, 1943, at age 48, in Brothertown, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Sheboygan Press, Friday, April 23, 1943

    Chilton, WIs-- Leo Ludwig, 43 passed away Thursday at the home of her brother, Edmund, in the town of Brothertown, where he had been making his home.
    Mr Ludwig was born April 11, 1895 in Town Stockbridge, the son of the late Mr & Mrs Frank Ludwig
    Survivors are three sisters, Mrs Alfred Penning of Town Stockbridge, Mrs Nick Brock and Mrs Harvey DeKaske of Sheboygan; six brothers, Charles of Sheboygan, Andrew of Eagle River, Jacob and Fred of Chilton, Edmund of Town Brothertown and Otto of Town Stockbridge. Two sisters preceded him in death.
    Funeral services were held at Holy Trinity Church at Jericho, burial in church cemetery.

Andrew Ludwig

M, b. February 8, 1897, d. June 22, 1983

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Biography

  • Birth: Andrew Ludwig was born on February 8, 1897.
  • Death: He died on June 22, 1983, at age 86.

Charles Ludwig

M, b. December 28, 1898, d. April 7, 1977

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Biography

  • Birth: Charles Ludwig was born on December 28, 1898 in Stockbridge, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on April 7, 1977, at age 78, in Sheboygan, Sheboygan Co, Wisconsin.

Leona Ludwig

F, b. 1907

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Biography

  • Birth: Leona Ludwig was born in 1907.

Alfred F Penning

M, b. 1889, d. April 17, 1950

Family: Mary Ludwig (b. August 14, 1892, d. December 20, 1966)

Biography

  • Birth: Alfred F Penning was born in 1889 in Kloten, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on April 17, 1950, at age ~61.

Lorraine Matilda Ludwig

F, b. December 23, 1908, d. September 28, 2002

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Biography

  • Birth: Lorraine Matilda Ludwig was born on December 23, 1908 in Stockbridge, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on September 28, 2002, at age 93, in Sheboygan, Sheboygan Co, Wisconsin.

Anna Ludwig

F, b. 1856, d. 1883

Parents

Family: Frank Olbrich (b. January 14, 1850, d. November 18, 1913)

Biography

  • Birth: Anna Ludwig was born in 1856.
  • Marriage: She and Frank Olbrich were married on February 9, 1882 in Brothertown, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Anna Ludwig died in 1883, at age ~27, in Brothertown, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.