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Theunis Beerntsen

M, b. 1650

Family:

Biography

  • Birth: Theunis Beerntsen was born in 1650 in Didam, Gelderland, Netherlands.

Susanna Hendrina Berentsen

F, b. November 1, 1793, d. March 20, 1868

Parents

Family: Egbertus Nieuwenhuis (b. May 1, 1781, d. January 13, 1863)

Biography

  • Birth: Susanna Hendrina Berentsen was born on November 1, 1793 in Didam, Gelderland, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: She and Egbertus Nieuwenhuis were married on June 8, 1816 in Gendringen, Gelderland, Netherlands.
  • Death: Susanna Hendrina Berentsen died on March 20, 1868, at age 74, in Gendringen, Gelderland, Netherlands.

Egbertus Nieuwenhuis

M, b. May 1, 1781, d. January 13, 1863

Family: Susanna Hendrina Berentsen (b. November 1, 1793, d. March 20, 1868)

Biography

  • Birth: Egbertus Nieuwenhuis was born on May 1, 1781 in Duiven, Gelderland, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: He and Susanna Hendrina Berentsen were married on June 8, 1816 in Gendringen, Gelderland, Netherlands.
  • Death: Egbertus Nieuwenhuis died on January 13, 1863, at age 81, in Gendringen, Gelderland, Netherlands.

Elizabeth Geldernich

F, b. September 23, 1877, d. 1914

Parents

Family: Charles J Appleton (b. April 11, 1872, d. April 4, 1954)

Biography

  • Birth: Elizabeth Geldernich was born on September 23, 1877 in Freedom, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Charles J Appleton were married on April 19, 1899 in Freedom, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Elizabeth Geldernich died in 1914, at age ~37.
  • Burial: She was buried in St Nicholas Cemetery, Freedom, Wisconsin.

John Appleton

M, b. February 2, 1814, d. January 30, 1866

Parents

Family: Mary Ann Ridgway (b. February 26, 1818, d. 1906)

Biography

  • Birth: John Appleton was born on February 2, 1814 in County Lancaster, England.
  • Marriage: He and Mary Ann Ridgway were married on January 16, 1837.
  • Death: John Appleton died on January 30, 1866, at age 51.
  • Immigration: He immigrated to New York in April 1843.

Mary Ann Ridgway

F, b. February 26, 1818, d. 1906

Parents

Family: John Appleton (b. February 2, 1814, d. January 30, 1866)

Biography

  • Birth: Mary Ann Ridgway was born on February 26, 1818 in England.
  • Marriage: She and John Appleton were married on January 16, 1837.
  • Death: Mary Ann Ridgway died in 1906, at age ~88.

John Ridgway

M, b. circa 1790

Family: Ellen Ashway (b. circa 1790)

Biography

  • Birth: John Ridgway was born circa 1790.

Ellen Ashway

F, b. circa 1790

Family: John Ridgway (b. circa 1790)

Biography

  • Birth: Ellen Ashway was born circa 1790.

Joseph Heckel

M, b. December 25, 1812, d. November 22, 1884

Parents

Family: Josephine Weiss (b. October 21, 1821, d. December 23, 1893)

Biography

  • Birth: Joseph Heckel was born on December 25, 1812 in Ashprington, Devon, England.
  • Marriage: He and Josephine Weiss were married on July 31, 1847 in Milwaukee, Milwaukee Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Joseph Heckel died on November 22, 1884, at age 71.

Josephine Weiss

F, b. October 21, 1821, d. December 23, 1893

Parents

Family: Joseph Heckel (b. December 25, 1812, d. November 22, 1884)

Biography

  • Birth: Josephine Weiss was born on October 21, 1821 in Bavaria, Germany.
  • Marriage: She and Joseph Heckel were married on July 31, 1847 in Milwaukee, Milwaukee Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Josephine Weiss died on December 23, 1893, at age 72.

Anton Weiss

M, b. February 2, 1792, d. April 11, 1870

Parents

Family: Franzisca Rosenwirth (b. December 1787)

Biography

  • Birth: Anton Weiss was born on February 2, 1792 in Wolferstadt, Bavaria.
  • Death: He died on April 11, 1870, at age 78, in St Lawrence, Washington Co, Wisconsin.

Franzisca Rosenwirth

F, b. December 1787

Parents

Family: Anton Weiss (b. February 2, 1792, d. April 11, 1870)

Biography

  • Birth: Franzisca Rosenwirth was born in December 1787 in Reinbuehl, Bavaria.

Johan Rosenwirth

M, b. circa 1760

Family: Margaretha Milich (b. circa 1760)

Biography

  • Birth: Johan Rosenwirth was born circa 1760.

Margaretha Milich

F, b. circa 1760

Family: Johan Rosenwirth (b. circa 1760)

Biography

  • Birth: Margaretha Milich was born circa 1760.

Stephan Weiss

M, b. circa 1765

Family: Barbara Frank (b. circa 1765)

Biography

  • Birth: Stephan Weiss was born circa 1765.

Barbara Frank

F, b. circa 1765

Family: Stephan Weiss (b. circa 1765)

Biography

  • Birth: Barbara Frank was born circa 1765.

Charles Heckel

M, b. June 29, 1850, d. March 8, 1920

Parents

Family: Theresa Wolf (b. November 1850, d. 1918)

Biography

  • Birth: Charles Heckel was born on June 29, 1850 in Bavaria, Germany.
  • Marriage: He and Theresa Wolf were married in November 1876.
  • Death: Charles Heckel died on March 8, 1920, at age 69.
  • Note: Charles Heckel, who was taken ill while visiting his son at Lena. Wis.. died yesterday at St. Vincent hospital at Green Bay at the age of 70 years. He was born in Washington county and during his boyhood removed to Grand Chute, where he resided for several years. Shortly after his marriage to Miss Theresa Wolf 45 years ago, he removed to Freedom and later to the town of Center, where he made his home for fifteen years. Upon retiring from active work eight years ago he came to Appleton. Since the death of his wife two years ago he had been making his home with his sister, Mrs. Francis Basch.

    His surviving children are,
    Mrs. Floyd Dement of Bend, Ore.;
    Mrs. A. W Dawney of Spokane, Wash.:
    Charles Jr.. of Lena:
    Anthony,
    Joseph,
    and Frank Heckel of Alberta, Canada.

    He is also survived by three brothers and three sisters;
    Joseph of Freedom;
    Anton of Grand Chute;
    John of Appleton;
    Mrs. Francis Basch of Appleton,
    Mrs. Henry Appleton of Freedom,
    and Mrs. Anna Jochman of Greenville.

    The funeral will be held from St. Joseph church at nine o'clock Thursday morning.

Theresa Wolf

F, b. November 1850, d. 1918

Family: Charles Heckel (b. June 29, 1850, d. March 8, 1920)

Biography

  • Birth: Theresa Wolf was born in November 1850.
  • Marriage: She and Charles Heckel were married in November 1876.
  • Death: Theresa Wolf died in 1918, at age ~68.

Frances Heckel

F, b. 1853, d. October 30, 1928

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Frances Heckel was born in 1853 in Washington County, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on October 30, 1928, at age ~75, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in St Joseph Cemetery, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Mrs. Frances Besch, 75, died Tuesday morning at her home at 825 W. Fourth st. after a lingering ilness.

    Survivors are four daughters,
    Rose Besch,
    Mrs. Andrew Gosha,
    and Mrs. L. J. Sullivan, Appleton;
    and Mrs. Arthur Dallman, Fond du Lac;

    two sons,
    Edward Besch of Menasha,
    and Joseph Loessel of Appleton;

    two brothers,
    John Heckel of Appleton
    and Antone Heckel of Grand Chute;

    17 grandchildren and one great grandchld.
    She was a member of the Christian Mother society of the Third Order of St. Frances. Funeral services will be held at 9 o'clock Friday morning at St. Joseph church, with burial in St. Joseph cemetery.

Joseph Heckel

M, b. October 4, 1855, d. September 12, 1924

Parents

Family: Mary Randerson (b. November 12, 1857, d. July 22, 1921)

Biography

  • Birth: Joseph Heckel was born on October 4, 1855 in Town of Grand Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on September 12, 1924, at age 68.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Nicholas Cemetery, Freedom, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Joseph Heckel, 69, died at 3 o'clock Friday afternoon at his home in Freedom.

    He is survived by six daughters and a son,
    Mrs. Bert McCann, Freedom:
    Mrs. John Williamson, Freedom;
    Mrs. William McCarthy, Grand Chute;
    Mrs. Cornelius Guertz, South Dakota:
    Sister M. Veronica, Chicago;
    Margaret Heckel,
    and Joseph Heckel, Freedom;

    two brothers,
    John, Appleton:
    Anton, Grand Chute:

    three sisters:
    Mrs. Henry Appleton of Freedom;
    Mrs. Francis Besch, Appleton;
    Mrs. John Jochman, Greenville:
    twelve grandchildren.

    Mr. Heckel was born in Washington county, where he lived for ten years after which he moved to Grand Chute. He lived there for 17 years, married there and then moved to Freedom, where he has spent the rest of his life. He was a member of the Holy Name society and the society will attend his funeral in a body. The funeral will bo held at 10 o'clock Monday morning from St. Nicholas church, with the Rev. P. J. Peters in charge of the service. Interment will be in St. Nicholas cemetery.

Mary Randerson

F, b. November 12, 1857, d. July 22, 1921

Parents

Family: Joseph Heckel (b. October 4, 1855, d. September 12, 1924)

Biography

  • Birth: Mary Randerson was born on November 12, 1857.
  • Baptism: She was baptized on December 3, 1857 in St John Nepomucene Church, Little Chute, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on July 22, 1921, at age 63.
  • Burial: She was buried in St Nicholas Cemetery, Freedom, Wisconsin.

Joseph Heckel

M, b. January 4, 1888, d. February 18, 1966

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Joseph Heckel was born on January 4, 1888 in Freedom, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on February 18, 1966, at age 78, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Nicholas Cemetery, Freedom, Wisconsin.

Anna Heckel

F, b. February 27, 1857, d. May 15, 1924

Parents

Family: John Jochman (b. February 1, 1857, d. March 26, 1895)

Biography

  • Birth: Anna Heckel was born on February 27, 1857 in Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and John Jochman were married on January 7, 1879.
  • Death: Anna Heckel died on May 15, 1924, at age 67.
  • Burial: She was buried in St Mary Cemetery, Greenville, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Mrs. Anna Jochman, age 66, died Sunday morning at the home of her son, John, at Grand Chute.

    She is survived by one daughter, Mrs. John Reid, Ellington,
    four sons,
    Henry, Center;
    John, Grand Chute;
    Peter, Greenville;
    and Alois, Baraboo:

    two sisters,
    Mrs. Francis Besch, Appleton,
    and Mrs Henry Appleton, Freedom;

    two brothers,
    John Heckel, Appleton,
    and Anton Heckel, Grand Chute.

    Twenty grandchildren also survive.
    Funeral services will be held at 10 o'clock Tuesday morning at St Mary church at Greenville. Interment will take place in St. Mary cemetery. The Rev Edward Schimberg will be in charge.

John Jochman

M, b. February 1, 1857, d. March 26, 1895

Parents

Family: Anna Heckel (b. February 27, 1857, d. May 15, 1924)

Biography

  • Birth: John Jochman was born on February 1, 1857.
  • Baptism: He was baptized on February 1, 1857 in St John Nepomucene Church, Little Chute, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Anna Heckel were married on January 7, 1879.
  • Death: John Jochman died on March 26, 1895, at age 38.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Mary Cemetery, Greenville, Wisconsin.

John Charles Heckel

M, b. November 7, 1859, d. April 10, 1932

Parents

Family: Mary Elizabeth Crowe (b. September 6, 1878, d. September 5, 1921)

Biography

  • Birth: John Charles Heckel was born on November 7, 1859 in Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on April 10, 1932, at age 72.