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John Ferdinand Nies

M, b. May 28, 1886, d. January 7, 1939

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: John Ferdinand Nies was born on May 28, 1886 in Morrison, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on January 7, 1939, at age 52, in Wrightstown, Brown Co, Wisconsin.

Bernard Louis Nies

M, b. August 10, 1887, d. December 21, 1887

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Bernard Louis Nies was born on August 10, 1887 in Wrightstown, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on December 21, 1887, at age 0.

Catherine G Nies

F, b. June 4, 1890, d. before 1900

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Catherine G Nies was born on June 4, 1890 in Hollandtown, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died before 1900.

Benjamin Louis Nies

M, b. February 17, 1891, d. May 8, 1963

Parents

Family: Sedna Dorsey (b. April 13, 1891, d. December 13, 1972)

Biography

  • Birth: Benjamin Louis Nies was born on February 17, 1891 in Morrison, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on May 8, 1963, at age 72, in Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Mount Olivet Catholic Cemetery, De Pere, Wisconsin.

Grover Peter Nies

M, b. May 25, 1893, d. February 17, 1979

Parents

Family: Estella Maria Dorsey (b. March 5, 1894, d. March 25, 1957)

Biography

  • Birth: Grover Peter Nies was born on May 25, 1893 in Wrightstown, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on February 17, 1979, at age 85, in Morrison, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Mount Olivet Catholic Cemetery, De Pere, Wisconsin.

Ervin William Nies

M, b. June 25, 1903, d. January 19, 1990

Parents

Family: Lillian Stedl (b. 1898)

Biography

  • Birth: Ervin William Nies was born on June 25, 1903 in Wrightstown, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on January 19, 1990, at age 86, in Manitowoc County, Wisconsin.

Sedna Dorsey

F, b. April 13, 1891, d. December 13, 1972

Parents

Family: Benjamin Louis Nies (b. February 17, 1891, d. May 8, 1963)

Biography

  • Birth: Sedna Dorsey was born on April 13, 1891.
  • Death: She died on December 13, 1972, at age 81, in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Mount Olivet Catholic Cemetery, De Pere, Wisconsin.

Estella Maria Dorsey

F, b. March 5, 1894, d. March 25, 1957

Parents

Family: Grover Peter Nies (b. May 25, 1893, d. February 17, 1979)

Biography

  • Birth: Estella Maria Dorsey was born on March 5, 1894 in Morrison, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on March 25, 1957, at age 63, in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Mount Olivet Catholic Cemetery, De Pere, Wisconsin.

Lillian Stedl

F, b. 1898

Family: Ervin William Nies (b. June 25, 1903, d. January 19, 1990)

Biography

  • Birth: Lillian Stedl was born in 1898.

John Nies

M, b. July 8, 1819, d. June 13, 1881

Family: Catherine Link (b. November 25, 1833, d. June 21, 1904)

Biography

  • Birth: John Nies was born on July 8, 1819 in Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany.
  • Death: He died on June 13, 1881, at age 61, in Brown County, Wisconsin.
  • Immigration: He immigrated in 1853.

Catherine Link

F, b. November 25, 1833, d. June 21, 1904

Family: John Nies (b. July 8, 1819, d. June 13, 1881)

Biography

  • Birth: Catherine Link was born on November 25, 1833 in Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany.
  • Death: She died on June 21, 1904, at age 70, in Morrison, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Immigration: She immigrated in 1856.

Bernard Nies

M, b. September 2, 1861, d. April 7, 1931

Parents

  • Father: John Nies (b. July 8, 1819, d. June 13, 1881)
  • Mother: Catherine Link (b. November 25, 1833, d. June 21, 1904)

Family: Mary Magdalena Roeckel (b. September 1872, d. 1948)

Biography

  • Birth: Bernard Nies was born on September 2, 1861 in Morrison, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Mary Magdalena Roeckel were married on May 8, 1893.
  • Death: Bernard Nies died on April 7, 1931, at age 69, in Morrison, Brown Co, Wisconsin.

Mary Magdalena Roeckel

F, b. September 1872, d. 1948

Family: Bernard Nies (b. September 2, 1861, d. April 7, 1931)

Biography

  • Birth: Mary Magdalena Roeckel was born in September 1872.
  • Marriage: She and Bernard Nies were married on May 8, 1893.
  • Death: Mary Magdalena Roeckel died in 1948, at age ~76.

Louisa Nies

F, b. June 15, 1865, d. April 9, 1933

Parents

  • Father: John Nies (b. July 8, 1819, d. June 13, 1881)
  • Mother: Catherine Link (b. November 25, 1833, d. June 21, 1904)

Family: Jacob Petrie (b. January 15, 1862)

Biography

  • Birth: Louisa Nies was born on June 15, 1865 in Morrison, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Jacob Petrie were married on June 30, 1885.
  • Death: Louisa Nies died on April 9, 1933, at age 67, in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.

Jacob Petrie

M, b. January 15, 1862

Family: Louisa Nies (b. June 15, 1865, d. April 9, 1933)

Biography

  • Birth: Jacob Petrie was born on January 15, 1862.
  • Marriage: He and Louisa Nies were married on June 30, 1885.

Peter Nies

M, b. April 18, 1870, d. April 12, 1948

Parents

  • Father: John Nies (b. July 8, 1819, d. June 13, 1881)
  • Mother: Catherine Link (b. November 25, 1833, d. June 21, 1904)

Biography

  • Birth: Peter Nies was born on April 18, 1870 in Morrison, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on April 12, 1948, at age 77.

Catherine Nies

F, b. January 21, 1873, d. November 13, 1933

Parents

  • Father: John Nies (b. July 8, 1819, d. June 13, 1881)
  • Mother: Catherine Link (b. November 25, 1833, d. June 21, 1904)

Family: William Quinnette (b. 1861, d. 1937)

Biography

  • Birth: Catherine Nies was born on January 21, 1873.
  • Death: She died on November 13, 1933, at age 60.

William Quinnette

M, b. 1861, d. 1937

Parents

Family: Catherine Nies (b. January 21, 1873, d. November 13, 1933)

Biography

  • Birth: William Quinnette was born in 1861.
  • Death: He died in 1937, at age ~76.

Joachim Ahrens

M, b. March 17, 1854, d. February 21, 1915

Family: Marie Levitzow (b. February 11, 1864, d. January 16, 1925)

Biography

  • Birth: Joachim Ahrens was born on March 17, 1854.
  • Marriage: He and Marie Levitzow were married in 1885.
  • Death: Joachim Ahrens died on February 21, 1915, at age 60.

Marie Levitzow

F, b. February 11, 1864, d. January 16, 1925

Family: Joachim Ahrens (b. March 17, 1854, d. February 21, 1915)

Biography

  • Birth: Marie Levitzow was born on February 11, 1864 in Hamburg, Germany.
  • Marriage: She and Joachim Ahrens were married in 1885.
  • Death: Marie Levitzow died on January 16, 1925, at age 60.

Frances Schwab

F, b. May 10, 1891, d. October 15, 1924

Family: John Heinrich Ahrens (b. July 2, 1887, d. September 30, 1983)

Biography

  • Birth: Frances Schwab was born on May 10, 1891 in Greenville, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and John Heinrich Ahrens were married on February 22, 1909.
  • Death: Frances Schwab died on October 15, 1924, at age 33, in Town of Bovina, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Riverside Cemetery, Appleton, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Mrs. John Ahrens, age 33, died at her home in the Town of Bovina early Wednesday morning. Frances Rieke Emma Schwab was born in Greenville to Johann and Sophia Schwab and made her home in this country all her life. On Feb 22, 1909, she married John Heinrich Ahrens. She enjoyed playing cards and visiting with her family and friends. She was preceded in death by a daughter Irene. Besides her widower she is survived by four chidren, Gilbert, Orville (William), Lester (Henry "Hank") and Evelyn, her parents, Mr. and Mrs. William (Lavina) Schwab of Appleton, and one sister, Mrs. William (Clara) Kasten, also of Appleton.

Gilbert Reginald Ahrens

M, b. December 19, 1909, d. July 3, 2001

Parents

Family: Clarice Schmidt (b. May 6, 1915, d. June 6, 2004)

Biography

  • Birth: Gilbert Reginald Ahrens was born on December 19, 1909 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on July 3, 2001, at age 91, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Riverside Cemetery, Appleton, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Gilbert R. Ahrens.


    Appleton.


    Age 91, died Sunday, June 3, 2001, at Outagamie County Health Center after a lengthy illness. Gilbert was born on December 19, 1909 in Appleton, to the late John and Frances (Schwab) Ahrens. He is a lifelong resident of the Fox River Valley area. On June 26, 1937, Gilbert married Clarice Schmidt at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Menasha. The couple has enjoyed 64 years together. Gilbert loved hunting and fishing at his cottage near the Crivitz area..


    Survivors include his wife Clarice, of Appleton; five daughters: Frances (Lloyd) Bruss, of Neenah, Barbara (Richard) Gunther, of Menasha, Betty Suess, of Winchester, Mary Liebhauser, of Oshkosh, and Kathryn (William) Tuchscherer, of Neenah, and 15 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren and further survived by his Aunt Ella Kamke, of New London..


    Preceded in death by a son, Robert; his parents; two brothers, Bill and Hank Ahrens, two sisters, Evelyn Ahrens and Irene Ahrens, and son-in-law, Gerald Suess..


    Friends may call at the Brettschneider Trettin Lederer Funeral Chapel on Wednesday, June 6, from 4pm until the time of service. Funeral services are at 7 pm Wednesday at the funeral chapel with Deacon Peter Reinl officiating. Entombment will be at Riverside Cemetery, Appleton..


    In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established for the Outagamie County Health Center..

Clarice Schmidt

F, b. May 6, 1915, d. June 6, 2004

Parents

Family: Gilbert Reginald Ahrens (b. December 19, 1909, d. July 3, 2001)

Biography

  • Birth: Clarice Schmidt was born on May 6, 1915 in Menasha, Winnebago Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on June 6, 2004, at age 89, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Riverside Cemetery, Appleton, Wisconsin.

Irene Ahrens

F, b. 1913, d. 1914

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Irene Ahrens was born in 1913.
  • Death: She died in 1914, at age ~1.
  • Burial: She was buried in Riverside Cemetery, Appleton, Wisconsin.

Evelyn Ahrens

F, b. 1923, d. February 19, 1927

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Evelyn Ahrens was born in 1923.
  • Death: She died on February 19, 1927, at age ~4, in Plymouth, Sheboygan Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Riverside Cemetery, Appleton, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Evelyn Ahrens died at a hospital in Plymouth at 5 years of age. The funeral was held at the home of her aunt, Emma Horn, 1201 W. Elsie St, Appleton. The Rev. R.E. Ziesmer conducted services and interment was in Riverside Cemetery, Appleton.