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Albertus VanderWijst

M, b. August 5, 1821, d. December 2, 1893

Parents

Family 1: Petronella VanRosmalen (b. December 9, 1816, d. January 5, 1850)

Family 2: Hendrina Derks (b. October 16, 1818, d. January 26, 1879)

Family 3: Marianne VandenBerk (b. October 11, 1819, d. February 7, 1896)

Biography

  • Birth: Albertus VanderWijst was born on August 5, 1821 in Uden, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: He and Petronella VanRosmalen were married on February 17, 1849 in Uden, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: Albertus VanderWijst and Hendrina Derks were married on January 27, 1858 in St John Nepomucene Church, Little Chute, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: Albertus VanderWijst and Marianne VandenBerk were married on April 20, 1883 in Uden, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Death: Albertus VanderWijst died on December 2, 1893, at age 72, in Uden, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Immigration: He immigrated on May 12, 1854.

Petronella VanRosmalen

F, b. December 9, 1816, d. January 5, 1850

Parents

Family 1: Joannes Zomers (b. January 29, 1807)

Family 2: Albertus VanderWijst (b. August 5, 1821, d. December 2, 1893)

Biography

  • Birth: Petronella VanRosmalen was born on December 9, 1816 in Uden, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: She and Joannes Zomers were married on June 15, 1839 in Uden, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: Petronella VanRosmalen and Albertus VanderWijst were married on February 17, 1849 in Uden, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Death: Petronella VanRosmalen died on January 5, 1850, at age 33, in Uden, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Roelof VanRosmalen

M, b. April 29, 1787

Parents

Family 1: Mechtilda VandenHeuvel (b. August 31, 1786, d. September 18, 1820)

Family 2: Anna Maria VanderHeiden (b. circa 1785)

Biography

  • Birth: Roelof VanRosmalen was born on April 29, 1787 in Uden, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: He and Mechtilda VandenHeuvel were married on February 3, 1814 in Uden, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: Roelof VanRosmalen and Anna Maria VanderHeiden were married on June 6, 1821 in Uden, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Mechtilda VandenHeuvel

F, b. August 31, 1786, d. September 18, 1820

Parents

Family: Roelof VanRosmalen (b. April 29, 1787)

Biography

  • Birth: Mechtilda VandenHeuvel was born on August 31, 1786 in Uden, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: She and Roelof VanRosmalen were married on February 3, 1814 in Uden, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Death: Mechtilda VandenHeuvel died on September 18, 1820, at age 34, in Uden, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Antonius VanZeeland

M, b. February 22, 1824, d. February 14, 1895

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Antonius VanZeeland was born on February 22, 1824 in Gemert, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Death: He died on February 14, 1895, at age 70.

Godfriedus VanZeeland

M, b. September 21, 1825, d. March 24, 1883

Parents

Family 1: Maria Melis (b. circa 1825)

Family 2: Johanna VanDuijnhoven (b. circa 1825)

Biography

  • Birth: Godfriedus VanZeeland was born on September 21, 1825 in Gemert, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: He and Maria Melis were married on May 9, 1856 in Gemert, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: Godfriedus VanZeeland and Johanna VanDuijnhoven were married on October 24, 1885 in Gemert, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Death: Godfriedus VanZeeland died on March 24, 1883, at age 57.

Johannes VanZeeland

M, b. August 16, 1827, d. October 10, 1893

Parents

Family: Catherine VanderAa (d. 1911)

Biography

  • Birth: Johannes VanZeeland was born on August 16, 1827 in Gemert, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: He and Catherine VanderAa were married on May 25, 1861.
  • Death: Johannes VanZeeland died on October 10, 1893, at age 66, in Bakel, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Ketrien VanZeeland

F, b. October 31, 1829

Parents

Family: Petrus Eerd (b. circa 1830)

Biography

  • Birth: Ketrien VanZeeland was born on October 31, 1829 in Gemert, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Johannes Wilhelmus VanZeeland

M, b. August 27, 1835

Parents

Family: Johanna Smits (b. September 6, 1835, d. February 13, 1885)

Biography

  • Birth: Johannes Wilhelmus VanZeeland was born on August 27, 1835 in Gemert, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: He and Johanna Smits were married on July 25, 1866 in Gemert, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Maria Melis

F, b. circa 1825

Family: Godfriedus VanZeeland (b. September 21, 1825, d. March 24, 1883)

Biography

  • Birth: Maria Melis was born circa 1825.
  • Marriage: She and Godfriedus VanZeeland were married on May 9, 1856 in Gemert, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Catherine VanderAa

F, d. 1911

Family: Johannes VanZeeland (b. August 16, 1827, d. October 10, 1893)

Biography

  • Marriage: Catherine VanderAa and Johannes VanZeeland were married on May 25, 1861.
  • Death: Catherine VanderAa died in 1911.

Petrus Eerd

M, b. circa 1830

Family: Ketrien VanZeeland (b. October 31, 1829)

Biography

  • Birth: Petrus Eerd was born circa 1830.

Johanna Smits

F, b. September 6, 1835, d. February 13, 1885

Parents

Family: Johannes Wilhelmus VanZeeland (b. August 27, 1835)

Biography

  • Birth: Johanna Smits was born on September 6, 1835 in Gemert, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Marriage: She and Johannes Wilhelmus VanZeeland were married on July 25, 1866 in Gemert, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.
  • Death: Johanna Smits died on February 13, 1885, at age 49, in Gemert, Noord Brabant, Netherlands.

Joseph Edward Dietzen

M, b. December 8, 1895, d. October 19, 1988

Parents

  • Father: John Dietzen (b. February 21, 1849, d. April 15, 1923)
  • Mother: Mary Hanf (b. April 13, 1859, d. September 18, 1908)

Family: Clara Anderson (b. May 29, 1902, d. September 17, 1980)

Biography

  • Birth: Joseph Edward Dietzen was born on December 8, 1895 in Darboy, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Clara Anderson were married on January 21, 1924 in Kimberly, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Joseph Edward Dietzen died on October 19, 1988, at age 92, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Holy Name Cemetery, Kimberly, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Clara Anderson

F, b. May 29, 1902, d. September 17, 1980

Parents

Family: Joseph Edward Dietzen (b. December 8, 1895, d. October 19, 1988)

Biography

  • Birth: Clara Anderson was born on May 29, 1902 in Green Bay, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Joseph Edward Dietzen were married on January 21, 1924 in Kimberly, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Clara Anderson died on September 17, 1980, at age 78, in Kimberly, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

John Dietzen

M, b. February 21, 1849, d. April 15, 1923

Parents

Family: Mary Hanf (b. April 13, 1859, d. September 18, 1908)

Biography

  • Birth: John Dietzen was born on February 21, 1849 in Town of Harrison, Calumet Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Mary Hanf were married on November 21, 1876 in St Mary Church, Greenville, Wisconsin.
  • Death: John Dietzen died on April 15, 1923, at age 74, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Holy Angels Cemetery, Darboy, Wisconsin.

Mary Hanf

F, b. April 13, 1859, d. September 18, 1908

Parents

Family: John Dietzen (b. February 21, 1849, d. April 15, 1923)

Biography

  • Birth: Mary Hanf was born on April 13, 1859 in Greenville, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and John Dietzen were married on November 21, 1876 in St Mary Church, Greenville, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Mary Hanf died on September 18, 1908, at age 49.
  • Burial: She was buried in Holy Angels Cemetery, Darboy, Wisconsin.

Hans Christian Anderson

M, b. May 20, 1852

Family: Elizabeth Leese (b. September 1860)

Biography

  • Birth: Hans Christian Anderson was born on May 20, 1852 in Denmark.
  • Marriage: He and Elizabeth Leese were married in 1882.

Elizabeth Leese

F, b. September 1860

Family: Hans Christian Anderson (b. May 20, 1852)

Biography

  • Birth: Elizabeth Leese was born in September 1860 in Denmark.
  • Marriage: She and Hans Christian Anderson were married in 1882.

Carl F Kessler

M, b. August 7, 1909, d. February 9, 1986

Parents

Family: Elizabeth Schaefer (b. April 23, 1915, d. April 6, 1996)

Biography

  • Birth: Carl F Kessler was born on August 7, 1909 in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Elizabeth Schaefer were married on November 11, 1934.
  • Death: Carl F Kessler died on February 9, 1986, at age 76, in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Holy Cross, Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Elizabeth Schaefer

F, b. April 23, 1915, d. April 6, 1996

Parents

Family: Carl F Kessler (b. August 7, 1909, d. February 9, 1986)

Biography

  • Birth: Elizabeth Schaefer was born on April 23, 1915.
  • Marriage: She and Carl F Kessler were married on November 11, 1934.
  • Death: Elizabeth Schaefer died on April 6, 1996, at age 80.
  • Burial: She was buried in Holy Cross, Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Edward Weeks Robinson

M, b. September 21, 1841, d. June 21, 1924

Parents

Family: Sophia Thompson (b. March 5, 1845, d. September 13, 1926)

Biography

  • Birth: Edward Weeks Robinson was born on September 21, 1841.
  • Marriage: He and Sophia Thompson were married on September 19, 1865 in Richland, Oswego Co, New York.
  • Death: Edward Weeks Robinson died on June 21, 1924, at age 82.

Sophia Thompson

F, b. March 5, 1845, d. September 13, 1926

Parents

Family: Edward Weeks Robinson (b. September 21, 1841, d. June 21, 1924)

Biography

  • Birth: Sophia Thompson was born on March 5, 1845 in Richland, Oswego Co, New York.
  • Marriage: She and Edward Weeks Robinson were married on September 19, 1865 in Richland, Oswego Co, New York.
  • Death: Sophia Thompson died on September 13, 1926, at age 81.

John J VandenHeuvel

M, b. February 12, 1895, d. September 7, 1971

Parents

Family 1: Hattie VanZeeland (b. January 18, 1901, d. April 18, 1961)

Family 2: Clara Jeanette Besnah (b. April 22, 1904, d. February 9, 2000)

Biography

  • Birth: John J VandenHeuvel was born on February 12, 1895.
  • Marriage: He and Hattie VanZeeland were married on September 26, 1922.
  • Marriage: John J VandenHeuvel and Clara Jeanette Besnah were married on November 24, 1962 in Holy Name Church, Kimberly, Wisconsin.
  • Death: John J VandenHeuvel died on September 7, 1971, at age 76.
  • Burial: He was buried in Holy Name Cemetery, Kimberly, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

James Albert Garrity

M, b. August 21, 1909, d. February 16, 2012

Parents

Family: Mildred F VanZeeland (b. December 3, 1913, d. September 20, 1996)

Biography

  • Birth: James Albert Garrity was born on August 21, 1909 in Kaukauna, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Mildred F VanZeeland were married on June 19, 1934 in Wrightstown, Brown Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: James Albert Garrity died on February 16, 2012, at age 102.
  • Burial: He was buried in Fort Howard Memorial Park, Green Bay, Wisconsin.
  • Note: James A. Garrity, 102, longtime resident of Howard, died Thursday, Feb. 16, 2012. He was born Aug. 21, 1909, in Kaukauna, to James and Mary Garrity. In 1934, he married Mildred Van Zeeland in Wrightstown. She preceded him in death in 1996. James was part owner and operator of Garrity Implement, Garrity Garage and Garrity Automotive. He was the Vice President of Nicolet Aviation Corporation. James was a member of St. John the Baptist Parish.

    Upon his retiring, James loved to spend time with his wife. He would cook for her and do all the things he could. He also enjoyed fishing with his son, Mike, and some friends he would meet up with. Upon his wife's passing, he had his chance to visit Branson Mo., and Nashville's Grand Ole Opry which he truly enjoyed; even having his name called out at one live show (in which they had him stand up) and was wished a Happy Birthday. This was during a live taping and he was truly impressed. He was a great man and will be missed by all who knew him.

    Survivors include four sons and three daughters-in-law, Donald and Evelyn Garrity, Roger and Carlotta Garrity, James G. Garrity (special friend, Eileen Ledeboer), Mike and Angie Garrity; two daughters, Donna Meyer, Darlene Van Camp; many grandchildren; many, many great-grandchildren and great-great- grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

    James was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Mildred; his son, Derald Garrity; three brothers, George, John and Erving Garrity; four sisters, Alice Hooyman, Rose Laux, Marie Garrity, Ethel Hagens.

    Friends may call at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, 2597 Glendale Ave., Howard, from 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday. The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the church with the Rev. John Bergstadt officiating. Burial will be in Fort Howard Memorial Park. Blaney Funeral Home is assisting the family. To send online condolences, please go to www.BlaneyFuneralHome.com.

    The family has requested no flowers.

    The Garrity family extends a special thank you to Wendy and the staff of Wyndemere Estate and Brenda and the staff of Unity Hospice for all of their wonderful care of James.


    Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from February 17 to February 20, 2012.