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Susan VandenAvond

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Dennis VandenAvond

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Patricia Petitjean

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Christopher Tilkens

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Laurie Tilkens

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Kenneth Kobriger

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Jeffrey Tilkens

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Andrew Tilkens

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Mary Kees

F, b. December 15, 1869, d. May 28, 1923

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Family: Louis Backes (b. February 5, 1863, d. June 10, 1938)

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Biography

  • Birth: Mary Kees was born on December 15, 1869 in St John, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on May 28, 1923, at age 53.
  • Burial: She was buried in St John Cemetery, St John, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: MRS. MARY BACKES passed away Monday noon at the Outagamie County Hospital at Appleton at the age of 53 years. Heart failure was the cause of her demise. The remains were brought to her home, four miles west of the village, from where the funeral will be held Friday morning.

    The deceased was born at St. John on Dec. 15, 1869. On Nov. 7, 1892, she was married to Louis Backes at St. John. Since that time they have resided on the Backes homestead in the town of Harrison, four miles west of this village.

    She leaves surviving; her husband and seven children, Math, John, Lewis, Rose, Anna, Lena and Gertrude.

    The funeral will take place Friday, Rev. Ruppold of St. John’s church will officiate.
    Hilbert Favorite – May 31, 1923.

Louis Backes

M, b. February 5, 1863, d. June 10, 1938

Family: Mary Kees (b. December 15, 1869, d. May 28, 1923)

Biography

  • Birth: Louis Backes was born on February 5, 1863 in Germany.
  • Death: He died on June 10, 1938, at age 75.
  • Burial: He was buried in St John Cemetery, St John, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Louis Backes, 76, 1120 W. Harris street, died at his home at 2 o'clock this afternoon following an illness of six weeks.

    He was born in Germany and came to America when five years of age. He lived at St. John, Calumet county, and in Appleton the last nine years. He was a member of St. Joseph's church, Holy Name society and Catholic Knights of Wisconsin.

    Survivors are four daughters, the Misses Rose, Lee and Gertrude, Appleton, and Mrs. Willard Straubel, Frankforth, Mich.; two sons, Matt, Shawano; and John, Menasha; one sister, Mrs. Antone Simon. Sheboygan: and seventeen grandchildren. The body was taken to Biettschneider Funeral home.
    Appleton Post Crescent – June 10, 1938.

Rose Backes

F, b. June 7, 1897, d. October 17, 1943

Parents

  • Father: Louis Backes (b. February 5, 1863, d. June 10, 1938)
  • Mother: Mary Kees (b. December 15, 1869, d. May 28, 1923)

Biography

  • Birth: Rose Backes was born on June 7, 1897.
  • Death: She died on October 17, 1943, at age 46.
  • Burial: She was buried in St John Cemetery, St John, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.

Anna A Backes

F, b. July 15, 1901, d. December 2, 1979

Parents

  • Father: Louis Backes (b. February 5, 1863, d. June 10, 1938)
  • Mother: Mary Kees (b. December 15, 1869, d. May 28, 1923)

Biography

  • Birth: Anna A Backes was born on July 15, 1901.
  • Death: She died on December 2, 1979, at age 78, in Frankfort, Benzie Co, Michigan.

John Backes

M, b. February 21, 1895, d. February 13, 1980

Parents

  • Father: Louis Backes (b. February 5, 1863, d. June 10, 1938)
  • Mother: Mary Kees (b. December 15, 1869, d. May 28, 1923)

Family: Hattie M Sternhagen (b. August 29, 1893, d. April 13, 1985)

Biography

  • Birth: John Backes was born on February 21, 1895 in St John, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on February 13, 1980, at age 84.
  • Burial: He was buried in Oak Hill Cemetery, Neenah, Wisconsin.

Louis Backes

M, b. June 29, 1899

Parents

  • Father: Louis Backes (b. February 5, 1863, d. June 10, 1938)
  • Mother: Mary Kees (b. December 15, 1869, d. May 28, 1923)

Biography

  • Birth: Louis Backes was born on June 29, 1899.

Dennis Dean Bayer

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Jacqueline Alma Donavan

F, b. April 23, 1933, d. April 29, 2009

Family: William Cornelius Vanderloop (b. April 27, 1931, d. February 14, 2001)

Biography

  • Birth: Jacqueline Alma Donavan was born on April 23, 1933 in Timmins, Cochrane, Ontario, Canada.
  • Marriage: She and William Cornelius Vanderloop were married on May 9, 1952 in Dearborn, Wayne Co, Michigan.
  • Death: Jacqueline Alma Donavan died on April 29, 2009, at age 76, in Michigan.

Francina VanderWijst

F, b. October 15, 1827, d. January 18, 1906

Parents

Family: Arnoldus Verwegen (b. November 30, 1822, d. May 9, 1905)

Biography

  • Birth: Francina VanderWijst was born on October 15, 1827 in Uden, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: She and Arnoldus Verwegen were married on February 3, 1866 in Uden, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Death: Francina VanderWijst died on January 18, 1906, at age 78, in Uden, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Joanna Jans Cremers

F, b. April 26, 1802

Parents

Family: Martinus VanderHeijden (b. April 28, 1808, d. February 18, 1885)

Biography

  • Birth: Joanna Jans Cremers was born on April 26, 1802 in Zeeland, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: She and Martinus VanderHeijden were married on June 18, 1830 in Uden, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Peter Cremers

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Family: Regina Versteegen

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Regina Versteegen

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Family: Peter Cremers

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Johanna Catharina VanderHeijden

F, b. February 17, 1835, d. July 27, 1835

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Biography

  • Birth: Johanna Catharina VanderHeijden was born on February 17, 1835 in Uden, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Death: She died on July 27, 1835, at age 0, in Uden, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Regina VanderHeijden

F, b. April 23, 1838

Parents

Family: Martinus Janssen (b. March 1, 1826)

Biography

  • Birth: Regina VanderHeijden was born on April 23, 1838 in Uden, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: She and Martinus Janssen were married on April 23, 1864 in Uden, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Martinus Janssen

M, b. March 1, 1826

Family: Regina VanderHeijden (b. April 23, 1838)

Biography

  • Birth: Martinus Janssen was born on March 1, 1826 in Uden, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: He and Regina VanderHeijden were married on April 23, 1864 in Uden, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Henricus VandenHeuvel

M, b. circa 1720

Family: Johanna Maria VandenHeuvel (b. circa 1720)

Biography

  • Birth: Henricus VandenHeuvel was born circa 1720.