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Louis Auclair

M, b. April 13, 1727

Family: Marie Genevieve Morel (b. July 23, 1728)

Biography

  • Birth: Louis Auclair was born on April 13, 1727 in Charlesbourg, Montmorency, Quebec, Canada.
  • Marriage: He and Marie Genevieve Morel were married on February 10, 1748 in Chateau Richer, Montmorency, Quebec, Canada.

Marie Genevieve Morel

F, b. July 23, 1728

Family: Louis Auclair (b. April 13, 1727)

Biography

  • Birth: Marie Genevieve Morel was born on July 23, 1728 in Montmorency, Quebec, Canada.
  • Marriage: She and Louis Auclair were married on February 10, 1748 in Chateau Richer, Montmorency, Quebec, Canada.

Karla Rae Rosenfeldt

F, b. November 1, 1934, d. August 26, 2017

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Karla Rae Rosenfeldt was born on November 1, 1934 in Oconto, Oconto Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on August 26, 2017, at age 82, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co, Utah.
  • Note: Rosenfeldt, Karla Rae

    Per aspera ad astra -"through adversity to the stars."

    Karla Rae Rosenfeldt, 82, passed on August 26, 2017. Karla was born on November 1, 1934 in Oconto, Wisconsin to Joyous and Otto Rosenfeldt.

    After graduating from Oconto High School, Karla moved to Kohler, WI and attended Western Union School. She worked for Western Union in various places in Wisconsin and ultimately moved to Appleton.

    After Western Union, Karla then worked for Rollie Winter Realty and had the opportunity to express her natural creativity by writing unique, colorful ads. Karla's work life lead her to the Outagamie County Department of Social Services, until retirement.

    Karla enjoyed retirement, making people laugh, spending time with family and friends, and living life joyfully with gusto.

    Karla is survived by her son, Stephan Nitz and daughter-in-law, Virginia Erdie, Hollywood, FL; daughter, Rene Nitz, Fair Oaks, CA; sister, Nancy Volpintesta, niece Roxanne Volpintesta, nephew Mark Volpintesta (Lori, Dylan and Collin); nephew Bart Volpintesta (Tara, Max and Sam); sister-in-law Barbara Rosenfeldt (Ted); nephew Scott Rosenfeldt (Rachel, Alexandra and Taylor); niece Nicole Lehl (Phil, Haley, Maddie and Phillip); cousin Carol "Chum" Theiss (Greg, Dianne and Brian); cousin Mary Carmen Hermsen (Wendy, Michael, Becky, and Sara); cousin Faye Kettenhoven (Amy and Keena); cousin Sara Wittman (Holly, Ward and Heather); cousin-in-law Dick Rettler (Rory and Rick) and cousin-in-law Rosie Rosenfeldt (Becky, Gina and Shelley).

    She was preceded in death by her brother Rodney "Chico" Rosenfeldt.

    A visitation to reminisce about and celebrate Karla will be at Wichmann's Funeral Home, 537 N. Superior St., Appleton on Friday, September 8 from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. and on Saturday from 10:00 AM until the time of the service at the church.

    A mass to celebrate Karla's faith in life will be at St. Joseph's Catholic Church, 410 W. Lawrence St., Appleton, on Saturday, September 9 at 11:00. Online condolences may be expressed at www.wichmannfargo.com.

    In lieu of flowers, the family has designated the University of Utah Hospital's Palliative Care Service for Memorial Contributions.

    Stephan, Rene and Virginia want to thank dad, Bob Nitz, for all of his guidance, love and support with mom's funeral arrangements and the wonderful care teams at the University of Utah Hospital.

Robert A Nitz

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Family: Karla Rae Rosenfeldt (b. November 1, 1934, d. August 26, 2017)

Stephan Michael Nitz

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Rene M Nitz

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Virginia Erdie

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Nancy Rosenfeldt

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Rodney Rosenfeldt

M, b. January 6, 1939, d. August 22, 2001

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Rodney Rosenfeldt was born on January 6, 1939 in Oconto, Oconto Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on August 22, 2001, at age 62.

Kevin A Kulkoski

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Family: Diane Mary VanVonderen (b. May 26, 1955, d. August 26, 2017)

Erik Kulkoski

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John H Braun

M, b. July 15, 1843, d. July 28, 1925

Parents

Family: Barbara Blankenheine (b. April 6, 1852, d. February 10, 1888)

Biography

  • Birth: John H Braun was born on July 15, 1843 in Bobingen, Sudliche Weinstrasse, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany.
  • Marriage: He and Barbara Blankenheine were married on January 21, 1869 in Jefferson County, Wisconsin.
  • Death: John H Braun died on July 28, 1925, at age 82, in Adams, Mower Co, Minnesota.

Barbara Blankenheine

F, b. April 6, 1852, d. February 10, 1888

Family: John H Braun (b. July 15, 1843, d. July 28, 1925)

Biography

  • Birth: Barbara Blankenheine was born on April 6, 1852 in Bobingen, Sudliche Weinstrasse, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany.
  • Marriage: She and John H Braun were married on January 21, 1869 in Jefferson County, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Barbara Blankenheine died on February 10, 1888, at age 35, in Stacyville, Mitchell Co, Iowa.

Frank A Brown

M, b. December 2, 1813, d. April 27, 1897

Parents

Family: Sophia Weis (b. May 13, 1821, d. June 4, 1888)

Biography

  • Birth: Frank A Brown was born on December 2, 1813 in Bobingen, Sudliche Weinstrasse, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany.
  • Marriage: He and Sophia Weis were married on January 20, 1839 in Bobingen, Sudliche Weinstrasse, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany.
  • Death: Frank A Brown died on April 27, 1897, at age 83, in Stacyville, Mitchell Co, Iowa.
  • Note: BRAUN, SOPHIA AND FRANZ FAMILY

    Franz A. Braun was born in Bobingen, Rhineland Pfalz, Germany on December 2, 1813 to Casper and Maria Eva Hauser Braun.

    On January 20, 1839, Franz married Sophia Weis in the parish of Geinsheim, Bobingen, Germany. Sophia was born on May 13, 1821 to Johannis and Katherine Schmit Weis in Altdorf, Rhineland Pfalz, Germany.

    Sophia and Franz were the parents of eleven children. The first two, Maria Anna (July 7, 1839) and Barbara (March 21, 1841) died as infants and are buried in Bobingen, Germany.

    Johannes (John) H. was born on July 15, 1843 in Boblingen, Germany. He married Barbara Brown on January 21, 1869 in Concord, Jefferson County, Wisconsin. John passed away on July 28, 1925 in Adams, Mower County , Minnesota and is buried at the Sacred Heart Cemetery in Adams.

    Phillip was born on October 16, 1844 in Bobingen, Germany. As a young man, he left Mitchell County to "go west". He was a retired teamster and passed away on February 15, 1920 in Reno, Nevada. Phillip is buried at St. Thomas Cemetery in Reno, Nevada.

    Joseph was born in 1848 in Bobingen, Germany. Joseph also "went west" and lost contact with the family in Mitchell County. He died before 1920 and is said to be buried in Reno, Nevada.

    Jacob was born on March 2, 1850 in Bobingen, Germany. He married Frances Scherer on July 18, 1872 in Stacyville, Mitchell County, Iowa. They farmed on Section 16 in Stacyville Township. Jacob passed away on April 10, 1929 in Stacyville and is buried at the Visitation Cemetery in Stacyville.

    William was born in 1853 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. As a young man, he "went west". William was a miner and was said to have owned a silver mine at Pioche, Lincoln County, Nevada. Pioche is now a ghost town of the old west. "Wild Bill" passed away in 1939 at Pioche and was buried at Caliente, Nevada.

    Heinrich (Henry) was born on December 26, 1855 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He married Christina Schillinger at Stacyville. After her death, Henry married Terressa Hutter of Delano, Minnesota. Henry passed away on August 11, 1907 at Minneapolis, Minnesota and is buried at the Visitation Cemetery in Stacyville, Iowa.

    Boniface was born on May 29, 1857 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He married Ann Deilt in Wisconsin. Boniface passed away on May 7, 1939 in Wisconsin.

    Catherine was born in 1966 near Concord, Jefferson County, Wisconsin.

    Maria P. was born in 1867-68 near Concord, Jefferson County, Wisconsin.

    Sophia and Franz came to the United States with their four children in 1851. From the Port of New York, they went directly to Milwaukee, Wisconsin for eight years, then to settle near Concord, Jefferson County, Wisconsin where they farmed. They moved to Mitchell County, Iowa in 1876 and settled on a farm in Section 21, Stacyville Township. Franz also worked as a painter.

    Sophia passed away on June 4, 1888 in Stacyville Township and Franz passed away on April 27, 1897 in Stacyville Township. Both are buried at the Visitation Cemetery in Stacyville, Iowa.

    By Lori Krones, Mitchell County History, 1989.
  • Immigration: He immigrated in 1851.

Sophia Weis

F, b. May 13, 1821, d. June 4, 1888

Parents

Family: Frank A Brown (b. December 2, 1813, d. April 27, 1897)

Biography

  • Birth: Sophia Weis was born on May 13, 1821 in Altdorf, Boblingen, Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany.
  • Marriage: She and Frank A Brown were married on January 20, 1839 in Bobingen, Sudliche Weinstrasse, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany.
  • Death: Sophia Weis died on June 4, 1888, at age 67, in Stacyville, Mitchell Co, Iowa.
  • Immigration: She immigrated in 1851.

Casper Braun

M, b. circa 1785

Family: Maria Eva Hauser (b. circa 1785)

Biography

  • Birth: Casper Braun was born circa 1785 in Germany.
  • Marriage: He and Maria Eva Hauser were married.

Maria Eva Hauser

F, b. circa 1785

Family: Casper Braun (b. circa 1785)

Biography

  • Birth: Maria Eva Hauser was born circa 1785 in Germany.
  • Marriage: She and Casper Braun were married.

Johannis Weis

M, b. circa 1795

Parents

Family: Katherine Schmit (b. circa 1795)

Biography

  • Birth: Johannis Weis was born circa 1795 in Germany.
  • Marriage: He and Katherine Schmit were married on April 30, 1818 in Niederhochstadt, Bayern, Germany.

Katherine Schmit

F, b. circa 1795

Parents

Family: Johannis Weis (b. circa 1795)

Biography

  • Birth: Katherine Schmit was born circa 1795 in Germany.
  • Marriage: She and Johannis Weis were married on April 30, 1818 in Niederhochstadt, Bayern, Germany.

Maria Anna Braun

F, b. July 7, 1839, d. 1839

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Maria Anna Braun was born on July 7, 1839 in Bobingen, Sudliche Weinstrasse, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany.
  • Death: She died in 1839, at age ~0, in Bobingen, Sudliche Weinstrasse, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany.

Barbara Braun

F, b. March 21, 1841, d. 1841

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Barbara Braun was born on March 21, 1841 in Bobingen, Sudliche Weinstrasse, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany.
  • Death: She died in 1841, at age ~0, in Bobingen, Sudliche Weinstrasse, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany.

Jacob Brown

M, b. March 10, 1850, d. April 10, 1929

Parents

Family: Frances Scherer (b. February 3, 1851, d. July 7, 1941)

Biography

  • Birth: Jacob Brown was born on March 10, 1850 in Bobingen, Sudliche Weinstrasse, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany.
  • Marriage: He and Frances Scherer were married on July 18, 1872 in Stacyville, Mitchell Co, Iowa.
  • Death: Jacob Brown died on April 10, 1929, at age 79, in Stacyville, Mitchell Co, Iowa.
  • Note: Jacob Brown, Farmer at Stacyville More Than 50 Years, Dies

    STACYVILLE, April 11.—Jacob Brown, 79, died at his home here Wednesday morning following an illness of several months.

    Mr. Brown was a native of Bovaria, Germany, born in March, 1850. He came to America in 1852, living in Wisconsin until 1876 when he came to this county and settled in Stacyville Township. He was married in 1872 to Franciska Sharer. They moved into Stacyville 15 yeara ago.

    Besides his widow 5 children survive him: Barney, Valentine and John, of Stacyville, Franke, Plainfield, Wisconsin., Henry, Minneapolis and Joe, Spring- Grove, Illinois.

    Tentative arrangements have been made to hold the funeral Saturday at Visitation church of which he was a member. Burial will be made in Visitation Cemetery.

    [Mason City Globe Gazette, Thursday, April 11, 1929].

Frances Scherer

F, b. February 3, 1851, d. July 7, 1941

Family: Jacob Brown (b. March 10, 1850, d. April 10, 1929)

Biography

  • Birth: Frances Scherer was born on February 3, 1851 in Germany.
  • Marriage: She and Jacob Brown were married on July 18, 1872 in Stacyville, Mitchell Co, Iowa.
  • Death: Frances Scherer died on July 7, 1941, at age 90, in Stacyville, Mitchell Co, Iowa.

Heinrich Braun

M, b. December 26, 1855, d. August 10, 1907

Parents

Family 1: Christina Schillinger (b. November 1, 1859, d. May 29, 1898)

Family 2: Terressa Hutter (b. circa 1855)

Biography

  • Birth: Heinrich Braun was born on December 26, 1855 in Jefferson County, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Christina Schillinger were married.
  • Marriage: Heinrich Braun and Terressa Hutter were married on August 11, 1907 in Minneapolis, Hennepin Co, Minnesota.
  • Death: Heinrich Braun died on August 10, 1907, at age 51, in Golden Valley, Hennepin Co, Minnesota.

Christina Schillinger

F, b. November 1, 1859, d. May 29, 1898

Family: Heinrich Braun (b. December 26, 1855, d. August 10, 1907)

Biography

  • Birth: Christina Schillinger was born on November 1, 1859 in Stacyville, Mitchell Co, Iowa.
  • Marriage: She and Heinrich Braun were married.
  • Death: Christina Schillinger died on May 29, 1898, at age 38, in Stacyville, Mitchell Co, Iowa.