Little Chute Historical Society

www.littlechutehistory.org

Person Page 3,058

Jacob Kettenhofen

M, b. July 16, 1854, d. September 29, 1929

Parents

Family: Elizabeth Brenzel (b. June 6, 1859, d. July 5, 1947)

Biography

  • Birth: Jacob Kettenhofen was born on July 16, 1854 in Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany.
  • Marriage: He and Elizabeth Brenzel were married on June 29, 1880 in Wrightstown, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Jacob Kettenhofen died on September 29, 1929, at age 75, in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Holy Cross, Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Elizabeth Brenzel

F, b. June 6, 1859, d. July 5, 1947

Parents

Family: Jacob Kettenhofen (b. July 16, 1854, d. September 29, 1929)

Biography

  • Birth: Elizabeth Brenzel was born on June 6, 1859 in Suamico, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Jacob Kettenhofen were married on June 29, 1880 in Wrightstown, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Elizabeth Brenzel died on July 5, 1947, at age 88, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Holy Cross, Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Henry William VanderHeiden

M, b. March 5, 1890, d. July 5, 1967

Parents

Family: Philamena (Phyllis) Collard (b. January 21, 1872, d. December 29, 1964)

Biography

  • Birth: Henry William VanderHeiden was born on March 5, 1890 in Wrightstown, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Philamena (Phyllis) Collard were married on May 8, 1919.
  • Death: Henry William VanderHeiden died on July 5, 1967, at age 77, in Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Allouez Catholic Cemetery, Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Obit. De Pere Journal Democrat - 8-10-1967 Henry W. Vanderheiden, 77, former resident of Wrightstown, died Saturday evening in a Green B ay hospital after a short illness. He was born here March 5, 1890, and lived in Lena where he operated a hardware store for 40 y ears. For the past none years he lived in Green Bay, Mr. Vanderheiden was a veteran of Worl d War I, and was a member of the Lena American Legion post and the Knights of Columbus. His w ife, Phyllis, receded him in death in 1964. Three brothers, Frank, John and George, also rece ded him in death. He is survived by two step-daughters, Mrs. Milan Boex and Miss Florence Jirasek both of Gree n Bay; one sister, Mrs. John Juul of Crivitz and nieces and nephews. Funeral services were held at St. Agnes church, Green Bay, Tuesday morning. Burial was in All ouez cemetery.

Gertrude VanderHeiden

F, b. August 15, 1892, d. June 5, 1973

Parents

Family: John Juul (b. October 20, 1881, d. April 28, 1969)

Biography

  • Birth: Gertrude VanderHeiden was born on August 15, 1892 in Wrightstown, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and John Juul were married on September 26, 1916.
  • Death: Gertrude VanderHeiden died on June 5, 1973, at age 80.

John Bernard VanderHeiden

M, b. September 1, 1895, d. May 19, 1960

Parents

Family: Antoinette M Aerts (b. May 28, 1898, d. December 25, 1992)

Biography

  • Birth: John Bernard VanderHeiden was born on September 1, 1895 in Wrightstown, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Antoinette M Aerts were married on September 3, 1919 in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: John Bernard VanderHeiden died on May 19, 1960, at age 64.
  • Note: Obit. De Pere Journal Democrat -- 5-12-1960 Funeral services for John B. Vanderheiden, 64, well known Lena Businessman, who died unexpect edly Monday in a Green Bay hospital will be held this Thursday morning at 10 o'clock from St . Charles Catholic church. Lena with interment in the parish cemetery. Mr. Vanderheiden was born in Wrightstown Sept. 1, 1895. In November of 1919 he and his brothe r Henry opened a hardware business in Lena. The partnership was dissolved in 1958 when Mr. V anderheiden and his son, Roland went into a similar business. He was a veteran of World War I . and a member of the American Legion, the Knights of Columbus and the Holy Name society. H e served as treasurer of St. Charles court No. 682 Catholic Order of Foresters. Survivors are his wife, Antoinette; three sons, Roland, Lena; Armond, Green BAy; and Lloyd, R ockfield; one daughter, Mrs. Richard (Murial) Ebenhoe, Kaukauna; nine grandchildren, two brot hers Frank of Wrightstown and Henry of Green Bay; and a sister, Mrs. John Juul, Crivitz. The rosary was recited on Tuesday and Wednesday evenings by the Holy Name society, the Cathol ic Order of Foresters and the K&C, at the Steffan Funeral home. All the members of the Cathol ic Order of Foresters are attending the in a body. Business houses in Lena will be closed from 10-11 a,m. today in honor of Mr. Vanderheiden.

John Juul

M, b. October 20, 1881, d. April 28, 1969

Family: Gertrude VanderHeiden (b. August 15, 1892, d. June 5, 1973)

Biography

  • Birth: John Juul was born on October 20, 1881.
  • Marriage: He and Gertrude VanderHeiden were married on September 26, 1916.
  • Death: John Juul died on April 28, 1969, at age 87.

Antoinette M Aerts

F, b. May 28, 1898, d. December 25, 1992

Parents

Family: John Bernard VanderHeiden (b. September 1, 1895, d. May 19, 1960)

Biography

  • Birth: Antoinette M Aerts was born on May 28, 1898 in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and John Bernard VanderHeiden were married on September 3, 1919 in DePere, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Antoinette M Aerts died on December 25, 1992, at age 94, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in Lena, Oconto Co, Wisconsin.

Florence VanAbel

F, b. circa 1899

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Florence VanAbel was born circa 1899 in Minneapolis, Hennepin Co, Minnesota.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Libra
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Martha VanAbel

F, b. 1902, d. 1996

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Martha VanAbel was born in 1902 in Minneapolis, Hennepin Co, Minnesota.
  • Death: She died in 1996, at age ~94.
  • Burial: She was buried in St Francis Cemetery, Hollandtown, Wisconsin.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Libra
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Eugene VanAbel

M, b. 1904, d. 1927

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Eugene VanAbel was born in 1904 in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died in 1927, at age ~23.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Francis Cemetery, Hollandtown, Wisconsin.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Libra
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Cyril VanAbel

M, b. October 12, 1911, d. March 1978

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Cyril VanAbel was born on October 12, 1911 in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died in March 1978, at age 66, in Buffalo, Erie Co, New York.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Libra
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

Herbert VanAbel

M, b. April 4, 1918, d. August 27, 1988

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Herbert VanAbel was born on April 4, 1918 in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on August 27, 1988, at age 70, in Madison, Dane Co, Wisconsin.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Libra
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Maria Magdalena

William Verstegen

M, b. May 27, 1901, d. October 8, 1962

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: William Verstegen was born on May 27, 1901 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on October 8, 1962, at age 61, in San Diego, San Diego Co, California.

Rose C Verstegen

F, b. February 22, 1906, d. October 25, 1996

Parents

Family: John H Lacher (b. June 16, 1906, d. October 26, 1984)

Biography

  • Birth: Rose C Verstegen was born on February 22, 1906 in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on October 25, 1996, at age 90, in Milwaukee, Milwaukee Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Lacher, Rose C.

    (Nee Verstegan), Age 90, Oct. 25. Preceded into Eternal Life by husband, John and children, Robert J., Janet R. Kuzmic and Jane Wooldridge and son-in-law Richard Hepp. Beloved mother of Betty J. (James) O'Grady, Dorothy J. Hepp and Nancy (James) Cox. Dear sister of Genevieve Schermitzler, Ceil Noffke and Al Verstegan. Dear mother-in-law of Helen Lacher and Steve Kuzmic. 16 grandchildren, 30 great-grandchildren and one great-great grandchild, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. In state at St. Anthony of Padua Church (76th - Stevenson) 9 a.m. Tues. followed by Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. Committal Wisconsin Memorial. In lieu of flowers memorials to GranCare Hospice or St. Anthony of Padua Church appreciated.

    Koelsch-Larsen Bros
    West Allis Funeral Home.

John H Lacher

M, b. June 16, 1906, d. October 26, 1984

Family: Rose C Verstegen (b. February 22, 1906, d. October 25, 1996)

Biography

  • Birth: John H Lacher was born on June 16, 1906 in Dane County, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on October 26, 1984, at age 78, in Milwaukee, Milwaukee Co, Wisconsin.

Raymond J Verstegen

M, b. August 7, 1908, d. January 9, 1968

Parents

Family: Barbara E Bedor (b. February 24, 1920, d. June 8, 2004)

Biography

  • Birth: Raymond J Verstegen was born on August 7, 1908 in Freedom, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: He died on January 9, 1968, at age 59.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Joseph Cemetery, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Jean Verstegen

F

Parents

Peter Jacobs

M, b. November 27, 1797, d. March 6, 1861

Parents

Family: Johanna Gijsbert Bongers (b. April 12, 1800, d. April 17, 1871)

Biography

  • Birth: Peter Jacobs was born on November 27, 1797 in Zeeland, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: He and Johanna Gijsbert Bongers were married on February 18, 1827 in Zeeland, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Death: Peter Jacobs died on March 6, 1861, at age 63, in Zeeland, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Johanna Gijsbert Bongers

F, b. April 12, 1800, d. April 17, 1871

Parents

Family: Peter Jacobs (b. November 27, 1797, d. March 6, 1861)

Biography

  • Birth: Johanna Gijsbert Bongers was born on April 12, 1800 in Zeeland, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: She and Peter Jacobs were married on February 18, 1827 in Zeeland, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Death: Johanna Gijsbert Bongers died on April 17, 1871, at age 71, in Zeeland, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Henry Gerrits

M, b. February 10, 1817, d. May 30, 1909

Parents

Family: Theodora Koenen (b. 1816, d. September 27, 1896)

Biography

  • Birth: Henry Gerrits was born on February 10, 1817 in Mill, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: He and Theodora Koenen were married on September 28, 1851 in Hollandtown, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Henry Gerrits died on May 30, 1909, at age 92, in Hollandtown, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Francis Cemetery, Hollandtown, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Holland - Henry Gerrits, one of the oldest citizens and pioneer settlers of Holland died at the home of his son Henry Sunday afternoon aged 93 years. Deceased has been in feeble health for some time and for the past 24 years has been totally blind. The funeral was held at St. Francis Church.
  • Immigration: He immigrated to Libra in 1848 Line 76.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Libra

Theodora Koenen

F, b. 1816, d. September 27, 1896

Family: Henry Gerrits (b. February 10, 1817, d. May 30, 1909)

Biography

  • Birth: Theodora Koenen was born in 1816.
  • Marriage: She and Henry Gerrits were married on September 28, 1851 in Hollandtown, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Theodora Koenen died on September 27, 1896, at age ~80, in Hollandtown, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in St Francis Cemetery, Hollandtown, Wisconsin.

Henrietta Brochtrup

F, b. June 7, 1889, d. December 30, 1964

Parents

Family: Anton John School (b. February 18, 1884, d. February 2, 1970)

Biography

  • Birth: Henrietta Brochtrup was born on June 7, 1889 in Hollandtown, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Anton John School were married on October 7, 1908 in Hollandtown, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Henrietta Brochtrup died on December 30, 1964, at age 75, in Hollandtown, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in St Francis Cemetery, Hollandtown, Wisconsin.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Libra

Anton John School

M, b. February 18, 1884, d. February 2, 1970

Parents

Family: Henrietta Brochtrup (b. June 7, 1889, d. December 30, 1964)

Biography

  • Birth: Anton John School was born on February 18, 1884 in Hollandtown, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Henrietta Brochtrup were married on October 7, 1908 in Hollandtown, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Anton John School died on February 2, 1970, at age 85, in Hollandtown, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Francis Cemetery, Hollandtown, Wisconsin.

Mildred Bernadine Gerrits

F, b. May 20, 1909, d. March 3, 1973

Parents

Family: Edward Thomas Burke (b. April 20, 1905, d. January 7, 1969)

Biography

  • Birth: Mildred Bernadine Gerrits was born on May 20, 1909 in Loyal, Clark Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Edward Thomas Burke were married on January 5, 1928 in Chicago, Cook Co, Illinois.
  • Death: Mildred Bernadine Gerrits died on March 3, 1973, at age 63, in Shelton, Mason Co, Washington.
  • Descendant of an Immigrant on: Libra

Cornelia M Brochtrup

F, b. March 17, 1891, d. November 20, 1984

Parents

Family: John Paul DeByl (b. January 30, 1888, d. July 23, 1964)

Biography

  • Birth: Cornelia M Brochtrup was born on March 17, 1891 in Forest Junction, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and John Paul DeByl were married on November 4, 1914 in Hollandtown, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Cornelia M Brochtrup died on November 20, 1984, at age 93.
  • Burial: She was buried in Mount Olivet Catholic Cemetery, De Pere, Wisconsin.