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Theodorus Hartjens

M, b. circa 1760, d. March 15, 1819

Parents

Family: Elizabeth Krukken (b. circa 1762, d. November 2, 1839)

Biography

  • Birth: Theodorus Hartjens was born circa 1760 in Kessel, Kleve, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany.
  • Marriage: He and Elizabeth Krukken were married on January 23, 1791 in Wanroij, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Death: Theodorus Hartjens died on March 15, 1819 in Wanroij, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Elizabeth Krukken

F, b. circa 1762, d. November 2, 1839

Parents

Family: Theodorus Hartjens (b. circa 1760, d. March 15, 1819)

Biography

  • Birth: Elizabeth Krukken was born circa 1762 in Netherlands.
  • Marriage: She and Theodorus Hartjens were married on January 23, 1791 in Wanroij, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Death: Elizabeth Krukken died on November 2, 1839 in Wanroij, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Theodorus Verberk

M, b. September 10, 1760, d. March 8, 1830

Parents

Family: Maria Hermens (b. circa 1763, d. February 2, 1828)

Biography

  • Birth: Theodorus Verberk was born on September 10, 1760 in Wanroij, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: He and Maria Hermens were married on April 17, 1796 in Wanroij, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Death: Theodorus Verberk died on March 8, 1830, at age 69, in Wanroij, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Maria Hermens

F, b. circa 1763, d. February 2, 1828

Parents

Family: Theodorus Verberk (b. September 10, 1760, d. March 8, 1830)

Biography

  • Birth: Maria Hermens was born circa 1763 in Wanroij, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: She and Theodorus Verberk were married on April 17, 1796 in Wanroij, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Death: Maria Hermens died on February 2, 1828 in Wanroij, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Peter Renn

M, b. February 12, 1806, d. July 11, 1885

Family: Barbara Anschau (b. circa 1810, d. 1880)

Biography

  • Birth: Peter Renn was born on February 12, 1806.
  • Death: He died on July 11, 1885, at age 79.
  • Burial: He was buried in Holy Angels Cemetery, Darboy, Wisconsin.

Barbara Anschau

F, b. circa 1810, d. 1880

Family: Peter Renn (b. February 12, 1806, d. July 11, 1885)

Biography

  • Birth: Barbara Anschau was born circa 1810.
  • Death: She died in 1880.
  • Burial: She was buried in Holy Angels Cemetery, Darboy, Wisconsin.

John Renn

M, b. November 7, 1876, d. November 11, 1925

Parents

Family: Susan VanRoy (b. March 14, 1878, d. March 24, 1938)

Biography

  • Birth: John Renn was born on November 7, 1876.
  • Marriage: He and Susan VanRoy were married on October 25, 1898 in Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: John Renn died on November 11, 1925, at age 49.

Susan VanRoy

F, b. March 14, 1878, d. March 24, 1938

Parents

Family 1: John Renn (b. November 7, 1876, d. November 11, 1925)

Family 2: Louis Schermitzler (b. January 30, 1877, d. June 9, 1959)

Biography

  • Birth: Susan VanRoy was born on March 14, 1878 in Town of Buchanan, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and John Renn were married on October 25, 1898 in Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: Susan VanRoy and Louis Schermitzler were married in September 1930.
  • Death: Susan VanRoy died on March 24, 1938, at age 60.
  • Burial: She was buried in St Mary's, Kaukauna, Wisconsin.

Joseph John Renn

M, b. May 20, 1842, d. 1914

Parents

Family: Anna Faust (b. December 11, 1849, d. 1920)

Biography

  • Birth: Joseph John Renn was born on May 20, 1842 in Germany.
  • Marriage: He and Anna Faust were married on April 14, 1873 in Town of Buchanan, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Joseph John Renn died in 1914, at age ~72.
  • Burial: He was buried in Holy Angels Cemetery, Darboy, Wisconsin.
  • Note: JOHN JOSEPH RENN, a well-to-do farmer of Buchanan township, Outagamie county, who owns and operates fifty acres of land in sections 24 and 25, is a native of Germany, born May 20, 1842, a son of Peter and Barbara (Anschau) Renn. The parents of Mr. Renn came to America in 1847, and shortly after their arrival made their way to Wisconsin, where they purchased twenty-six acres of land in Buchanan township. Mrs. Renn died here in 1880, aged seventy-five years, while her husband survived her until 1885 and was eighty years old at the time of his death. Both were buried in Holy Angels Cemetery. John Joseph Renn was the third of a family of ten children born to his father's second marriage, and he remained with his parents until he had reached the age of thirty-two years. He was married April 14, 1874, to Miss Anna Faust, born December 11, 1849, the fifth of the nine children born to John S. and Anna Mary (Rheinert) Faust, natives of Germany, who came to America about 1848 and settled near Milwaukee. Mr. Faust died in Menasha in 1865, and his widow survived him thirty years, passing away in the city of Appleton in 1895, when seventy-five years old. Ten children were born to Mr. and Mrs. Renn: Peter, who is married and has one child, now living at Kaukauna; John, also living in Kauaukuna, the father of three children; Nicholas, who died aged twenty-five years; Stephen, single and living at Appleton; Catherine, who married George Swalbach, living in Calumet county, mother of two children, twins; Joseph and Henry, single and living at home, the former of whom is clerk of the Buchanan township school board; Hannah, who died aged six years; Charles, who was two years old when he died; and Alma R., single and living at home. After his marriage Mr. Renn went to the state of Nebraska, where he engaged in farming on rented property for two years, and then came back to Wisconsin and settled on land he inherited from his father, and which is now a part of his farm. In 1895 he built a modern residence, 20x28, and wing, 16x24 feet, also a barn, granary and machinery sheds. He does general farming, markets his dairy products, hogs and cattle; keeps Holstein cattle and breeds draft horses. In politics Mr. Renn is a Democrat, but has never aspired to public office. With his family he is a consistent attendant of Holy Angels Church of Darboy.
  • Immigration: He immigrated in 1847.

Anna Faust

F, b. December 11, 1849, d. 1920

Parents

Family: Joseph John Renn (b. May 20, 1842, d. 1914)

Biography

  • Birth: Anna Faust was born on December 11, 1849 in Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Joseph John Renn were married on April 14, 1873 in Town of Buchanan, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Anna Faust died in 1920, at age ~71.
  • Burial: She was buried in Holy Angels Cemetery, Darboy, Wisconsin.

Johann Faust

M, b. circa 1815, d. 1865

Family: Marie Rheinert (b. circa 1815, d. 1895)

Biography

  • Birth: Johann Faust was born circa 1815.
  • Death: He died in 1865.

Marie Rheinert

F, b. circa 1815, d. 1895

Family: Johann Faust (b. circa 1815, d. 1865)

Biography

  • Birth: Marie Rheinert was born circa 1815.
  • Death: She died in 1895.

John VanRoy

M, b. October 6, 1852, d. after 1919

Parents

Family: Clara (Callie) Stein (b. February 25, 1855, d. June 8, 1919)

Biography

  • Birth: John VanRoy was born on October 6, 1852 in Brown County, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Clara (Callie) Stein were married on December 20, 1875.
  • Death: John VanRoy died after 1919.
  • Note: JOHN VAN ROY, a well-known and highly esteemed farmer of Buchanan township, Outagamie county, who for the past twenty years has been carrying on operations on his present farm of forty acres in sections 24 and 25, was born in Brown county, Wisconsin, October 6, 1852, and is a son of Mathias and Mary (Van Veghel) Van Roy, natives of Holland, who were married in Brown county. They spent about nine years on a farm in that county, and then went to Green Bay, where Mr. Van Roy was engaged in conducting a hotel until his first wife's death in 1871, when she was forty-three years old. Mr. Van Roy then was married to Mrs. Van der Zanden, who owned a farm of twenty-six acres in Buchanan township, on which his second wife died about four years later, and during the next nine years Mr. Van Roy lived with his son John. He was married for a third time to Mrs. Minnie Nooyen, of Appleton, and he died in 1905, aged eighty-six years, Mrs. Van Roy passing away three years later. John Van Roy was the eldest of the eight children born to his father's first marriage, and at the age of twenty years commenced working for wages, continuing thus for about two years. On April 22, 1875, he was married to Miss Clara Stein, daughter of Joseph and Susan (Hiddel) Stein, natives of Germany, who were married in that country and came to America about 1855, settling in Buchanan township. Mr. Stein was a shoemaker by trade and worked at that occupation until his death, although during his latter years he farmed to some extent in connection. He died in January, 1871, and his widow in 1899, and both are buried in the Darboy Cemetery. Mrs. Van Roy was the third of a family of four children, and was born February 28, 1855. Ten children were born to Mr. and Mrs. Van Roy: Joseph, of Kimberly, whose wife died leaving him two children; Susan, who married John Renn, of Kaukauna, and has three children; Elizabeth, who married John Casper, of Appleton, and has three children; Augusta, who married John Wolf, of Calumet county, and has two children; John, who is married and living in Manitowoc; Michael, who is single and living in Milwaukee; Martin, who is single and living at home; Bert, who is single and living in Milwaukee; and Leo and Annie, who are single and living at home. Mr. Van Roy has twenty-two acres of his land under the plow and he carries on general farming and markets dairy products and some grain. He milks four cows. He has been living on this land since the spring of 1892, and in 1909 built his frame barn, 34x52 feet. His house has been remodeled twice, first in 1894 and again in 1907, and is now a modern, two-story veneered brick residence. His land is neatly fenced with barbed and woven wire and the entire' property presents a neat and pleasing appearance. In political matters Mr. Van Roy is a Democrat, was a member of the township board of supervisors for four years and clerk of the school board for twelve years, and during the past two terms has served as treasurer of the township, an office which he is at present filling with great satisfaction. With his family he attends the Darboy Catholic Church.

Clara (Callie) Stein

F, b. February 25, 1855, d. June 8, 1919

Parents

Family: John VanRoy (b. October 6, 1852, d. after 1919)

Biography

  • Birth: Clara (Callie) Stein was born on February 25, 1855 in Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany.
  • Marriage: She and John VanRoy were married on December 20, 1875.
  • Death: Clara (Callie) Stein died on June 8, 1919, at age 64, in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in St Mary's, Kaukauna, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Kaukauna Times
    Mrs. John Van Roy

    Mrs. John Van Roy died at her home in this city on Sunday evening of heart trouble, in the presence of her family. She was a resident of this community for many years and last year moved to Kaukauna with Mr. Van Roy and daughter, Miss Anna. She was well known here and her departure is regretted by all of her friends. Many from Darboy, her old home, attended the funeral which was held Wednesday morning at nine o'clock from St. Mary's church with interment in St. Mary's cemetery, the Rev. F. X. Steinbrecher officiating. Deceased was a member of St. Ann's society of Darboy who attended the funeral in a body. She leaves to mourn her death, a heart-broken husband, five sons, John of Manitowoc, Mike of Milwaukee, Bert, Joseph and Martin from Kaukauna, four daughters, Miss Anna, and Mrs. John Renu of Kaukauna, Mrs. John Kaspig of Darboy, Mrs. John Wolf of Little Chicago, and sixteen grandchildren. Mrs. Van Roy was the mother of three soldiers, Martin, Bert just returned from France last Thursday and Leo who died in camp last October. One grandson, Henry Van Roy, was a sailor. She also leaves one sister, Mrs. Elizabeth Michels of Milwaukee and a half-sister Mrs. Leo Langlois of Phlox.

Joseph Stein

M, b. circa 1809, d. January 2, 1871

Family: Susan Hiddel (b. 1823, d. December 11, 1898)

Biography

  • Birth: Joseph Stein was born circa 1809.
  • Death: He died on January 2, 1871.
  • Burial: He was buried in Holy Angels Cemetery, Darboy, Wisconsin.

Susan Hiddel

F, b. 1823, d. December 11, 1898

Parents

Family: Joseph Stein (b. circa 1809, d. January 2, 1871)

Biography

  • Birth: Susan Hiddel was born in 1823.
  • Death: She died on December 11, 1898, at age ~75.
  • Burial: She was buried in Holy Angels Cemetery, Darboy, Wisconsin.

Mathias VanRoy

M, b. November 9, 1819, d. November 9, 1905

Parents

Family 1: Wilhelmina (Mary) Nooijen (b. August 18, 1832, d. June 17, 1908)

Family 2: Johanna VanDuijnhoven (b. March 31, 1823)

Family 3: Anna Maria VanVeghel (b. October 13, 1828, d. circa 1871)

Biography

  • Birth: Mathias VanRoy was born on November 9, 1819 in Sint Oedenrode, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: He and Johanna VanDuijnhoven were married on August 10, 1844 in Erp, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: Mathias VanRoy and Anna Maria VanVeghel were married on October 20, 1851 in Bay Settlement, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Mathias VanRoy died on November 9, 1905, at age 86, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Immigration: He immigrated to Leila in 1851.

Anna Maria VanVeghel

F, b. October 13, 1828, d. circa 1871

Parents

Family: Mathias VanRoy (b. November 9, 1819, d. November 9, 1905)

Biography

  • Birth: Anna Maria VanVeghel was born on October 13, 1828 in Boekel, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: She and Mathias VanRoy were married on October 20, 1851 in Bay Settlement, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Anna Maria VanVeghel died circa 1871.
  • Immigration: She immigrated to Tuskina in 1850 Line 169.

Joseph Mathias VanRoy

M, b. February 13, 1876, d. December 20, 1956

Parents

Family: Margaret Wagner (b. July 20, 1878, d. November 20, 1904)

Biography

  • Birth: Joseph Mathias VanRoy was born on February 13, 1876 in Town of Buchanan, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Margaret Wagner were married on February 13, 1901 in Town of Buchanan, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Joseph Mathias VanRoy died on December 20, 1956, at age 80, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Joseph Cemetery, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Elizabeth VanRoy

F, b. April 6, 1880, d. September 22, 1934

Parents

Family: John Casper (b. August 17, 1873, d. February 2, 1953)

Biography

  • Birth: Elizabeth VanRoy was born on April 6, 1880 in Town of Buchanan, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and John Casper were married on September 3, 1901 in Darboy, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Elizabeth VanRoy died on September 22, 1934, at age 54, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in St Joseph Cemetery, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Augusta H VanRoy

F, b. August 6, 1882, d. November 24, 1952

Parents

Family: John J Wolf (b. October 10, 1877, d. June 6, 1963)

Biography

  • Birth: Augusta H VanRoy was born on August 6, 1882 in Town of Buchanan, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and John J Wolf were married in 1907.
  • Death: Augusta H VanRoy died on November 24, 1952, at age 70.
  • Burial: She was buried in Holy Angels Cemetery, Darboy, Wisconsin.

John Hubert VanRoy

M, b. September 24, 1884, d. March 31, 1963

Parents

Family: Christine S Jansen (b. October 18, 1879, d. January 3, 1961)

Biography

  • Birth: John Hubert VanRoy was born on September 24, 1884.
  • Marriage: He and Christine S Jansen were married on July 5, 1910 in Manitowoc, Manitowoc Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: John Hubert VanRoy died on March 31, 1963, at age 78, in Manitowoc, Manitowoc Co, Wisconsin.

Michael Daniel VanRoy

M, b. March 15, 1887, d. May 30, 1969

Parents

Family: Adella Clemens (b. February 10, 1895, d. September 17, 1985)

Biography

  • Birth: Michael Daniel VanRoy was born on March 15, 1887.
  • Marriage: He and Adella Clemens were married.
  • Death: Michael Daniel VanRoy died on May 30, 1969, at age 82, in Milwaukee, Milwaukee Co, Wisconsin.

Martin VanRoy

M, b. May 23, 1874, d. July 12, 1943

Parents

Family: Mary Magdalena Derks (b. February 27, 1880, d. September 14, 1965)

Biography

  • Birth: Martin VanRoy was born on May 23, 1874 in Town of Grand Chute, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Baptism: He was baptized on May 23, 1874 in St John Nepomucene Church, Little Chute, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Mary Magdalena Derks were married on May 15, 1900 in St John Nepomucene Church, Little Chute, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Martin VanRoy died on July 12, 1943, at age 69.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Joseph Cemetery, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Hubert Martin VanRoy

M, b. August 22, 1891, d. September 3, 1962

Parents

Family: Esther Florence Ashman (b. February 2, 1901, d. January 16, 1963)

Biography

  • Birth: Hubert Martin VanRoy was born on August 22, 1891 in Town of Buchanan, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on September 3, 1962, at age 71, in Omaha, Douglas Co, Nebraska.