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Gertrude Rachel Nichols

F, b. November 15, 1896, d. January 6, 1944

Parents

Family: Robert Emmett Kearney (b. February 8, 1889, d. July 4, 1959)

Biography

  • Birth: Gertrude Rachel Nichols was born on November 15, 1896 in Mackville, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Robert Emmett Kearney were married in 1919 in Miles City, Custer Co, Montana.
  • Death: Gertrude Rachel Nichols died on January 6, 1944, at age 47, in North Dakota.

Anthony Wallace

M, b. November 23, 1871, d. March 2, 1930

Parents

Family: Julia Schmit (b. February 17, 1883, d. May 28, 1953)

Biography

  • Birth: Anthony Wallace was born on November 23, 1871 in Town of Ellington, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Julia Schmit were married on November 16, 1910 in St Mary Church, Greenville, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Anthony Wallace died on March 2, 1930, at age 58, in Town of Ellington, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Union Cemetery, Town of Ellington, Wisconsin.
  • Note: ANTHONY WALLACE, who is engaged in cultivating a fine farming property in Ellington township, has been identified with the farming interests of this section all of his life. He was born in Ellington township, on the old Wallace homestead, November 23, 1870, and is a son of Anthony Wallace, who was born in Ireland, August 15, 1825. Mr. Wallace's father came to the United States when about twenty years of age, landing at New York City and working on the old Vanderbilt estate. Later he came West and settled in Michigan, but after a short time came to Outagamie county, Wisconsin and purchased land in Ellington township, which he claimed from the timber and cultivated into an excellent farm, adding from time to time to his acreage. He lived on this property until three years before his death, when he retired and moved to the home of his son, Anthony, and there he died August 6, 1907, at the age of eighty-two years. He married Mary McKeefry, who was born in Ohio, March 4, 1837, her parents having located in that State after coming from Ireland, and later moved to Wisconsin. Mr. and Mrs. Wallace had six sons and three daughters. Anthony Wallace received a district school education and was reared to the life of a farmer, buying his present property in 1895. He has carried on general farming and dairying, and has put his property in excellent condition. In 1910, Mr. Wallace was married to Julia Schmit, daughter of Anthony and Mary Schmit of Greenville township, and they attend the Catholic Church at Stephensville. Mr. Wallace's brothers and sisters were born as follows: Katherine, May 4, 1860; Thomas, April 27, 1862; John, March 21, 1864; James, April 11, 1866; Mary, October 5, 1868; Patrick, April 24, 1872; Jane, November 3, 1875; and Michael, June 6, 1878.

    SOURCE: APPLETON POST CRESCENT OBITUARY

    Monday, March 3, 1930

    Anthony Wallace, 59, died suddendly at his home at Ellington Sunday night. He had attended services at Stephensville in the morning, but after supper, complained of not feeling well, and decided to lie down, death occuring soon after. He suffered a paralytic stroke about 18 months ago and never fully recoved from it. Mr. Wallace was born in the Town of Ellington.

    Survivors are his widow, three sons, Maurice, Lawrence and Vincent, three daughters, Mary, Agnes and Julia, all at home; three brothers, John, Michael, California, and Patrick, Freedom; two sisters, Mrs. Louis Nichols, Miss Jane Wallace, Ellington.

    He was a member of the Catholic Knights of Wisconsin. The funeral will be held at 10 o'clock Thursday morning from the Catholic Church at Stephensville. The Rev. R.A. Schauer will officiate, and burial in Stephensville Cemetery.

Julia Schmit

F, b. February 17, 1883, d. May 28, 1953

Family: Anthony Wallace (b. November 23, 1871, d. March 2, 1930)

Biography

  • Birth: Julia Schmit was born on February 17, 1883 in Greenville, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Anthony Wallace were married on November 16, 1910 in St Mary Church, Greenville, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Julia Schmit died on May 28, 1953, at age 70.
  • Burial: She was buried in Union Cemetery, Town of Ellington, Wisconsin.

Maurice F Wallace

M, b. September 23, 1911, d. June 12, 1991

Parents

Family: Germaine Ritchie (b. June 29, 1918, d. December 10, 1996)

Biography

  • Birth: Maurice F Wallace was born on September 23, 1911 in Town of Ellington, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Germaine Ritchie were married on September 23, 1937 in Bear Creek, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Maurice F Wallace died on June 12, 1991, at age 79.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Mary Cemetery, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Note: Source: Appleton Post Crescent Obituary

    Thursday, June 13, 1991

    Maurice F. Wallace
    937 E. Winnebago St. Appleton

    Age 79, died Wednesday, June 12, 1991 after a long illness. He was born in the Town of Ellington, September 23, 1911, the son of the late Anthony and Julia [Schmidt] Wallace. On September 23, 1937 he married Germaine Ritchie in Bear Creek and they celebrated 52 years of marriage last year. In 1941 they moved to Appleton and have been residents ever since. Maurice served in the U.S. Navy during World War II and was a long time member of St. Therese Catholic Church.

    In addition to his wife, Germaine, he is survived by a brother, Lawrence Wallace, Milwaukee; special nieces and nephews, Lorraine and Carl Kettner; Rose and Dan Schultz, all of Appleton; also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.

    He was preceded in death by three sisters and a brother.

    The Mass of Resurrection will be Friday, June 14, 1991 at 11 a.m. at St. Therese Catholic Church, Appleton with Father Daniel Bilsdorf officiating. Interment will be in St. Mary Cemetery, Appleton. Friends may call at the Wichmann Funeral Home, Appleton Thursday from 4-9 p.m. and again on Friday from 8 a.m. until the cortege leaves for the church. A parish prayer and scripture service will be held Thursday at 7 p.m. A memorial fund is being established for St. Therese Catholic Church.

Lawrence Wallace

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Vincent Wallace

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Mary Wallace

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Agnes Wallace

F, b. 1919, d. 1939

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Biography

  • Birth: Agnes Wallace was born in 1919.
  • Death: She died in 1939, at age ~20.
  • Burial: She was buried in Union Cemetery, Town of Ellington, Wisconsin.

Julia Wallace

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Jane E Wallace

F, b. November 3, 1875, d. November 15, 1944

Parents

Biography

  • Birth: Jane E Wallace was born on November 3, 1875 in Town of Ellington, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: She died on November 15, 1944, at age 69.

Michael Wallace

M, b. June 6, 1878, d. 1956

Parents

Family: Lillian Cahill (b. circa 1878)

Biography

  • Birth: Michael Wallace was born on June 6, 1878 in Stephensville, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Lillian Cahill were married on June 23, 1903 in St Denis Church, Shiocton, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Michael Wallace died in 1956, at age ~78.

Lillian Cahill

F, b. circa 1878

Family: Michael Wallace (b. June 6, 1878, d. 1956)

Biography

  • Birth: Lillian Cahill was born circa 1878.
  • Marriage: She and Michael Wallace were married on June 23, 1903 in St Denis Church, Shiocton, Wisconsin.

Johann George Riehl

M, b. February 3, 1812, d. February 11, 1895

Parents

  • Father: Johann Ruhl (b. October 24, 1771, d. August 28, 1843)
  • Mother: Anna Ruhl (b. August 11, 1772, d. August 5, 1853)

Family: Katherine Dorothea Kasten (b. April 7, 1815, d. March 7, 1878)

Biography

  • Birth: Johann George Riehl was born on February 3, 1812 in Germany.
  • Marriage: He and Katherine Dorothea Kasten were married on March 25, 1839 in Germany.
  • Death: Johann George Riehl died on February 11, 1895, at age 83, in Town of Ellington, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Katherine Dorothea Kasten

F, b. April 7, 1815, d. March 7, 1878

Family: Johann George Riehl (b. February 3, 1812, d. February 11, 1895)

Biography

  • Birth: Katherine Dorothea Kasten was born on April 7, 1815 in Germany.
  • Marriage: She and Johann George Riehl were married on March 25, 1839 in Germany.
  • Death: Katherine Dorothea Kasten died on March 7, 1878, at age 62, in Town of Ellington, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Immigration: She immigrated in 1848.

Frederich Volkman

M, b. January 12, 1830, d. July 23, 1899

Family: Dorothy Martz (b. October 7, 1836, d. April 27, 1917)

Biography

  • Birth: Frederich Volkman was born on January 12, 1830 in Germany.
  • Death: He died on July 23, 1899, at age 69, in Black Creek, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in St Peter Lutheran Cemetery, Black Creek, Wisconsin.

Dorothy Martz

F, b. October 7, 1836, d. April 27, 1917

Family: Frederich Volkman (b. January 12, 1830, d. July 23, 1899)

Biography

  • Birth: Dorothy Martz was born on October 7, 1836 in Germany.
  • Death: She died on April 27, 1917, at age 80, in Black Creek, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: She was buried in St Peter Lutheran Cemetery, Black Creek, Wisconsin.

Wilhelmina Volkman

F, b. April 1, 1865, d. July 29, 1948

Parents

Family: William Helmuth Friedrich Nitzband (b. October 3, 1857, d. April 18, 1932)

Biography

  • Birth: Wilhelmina Volkman was born on April 1, 1865 in Germany.
  • Marriage: She and William Helmuth Friedrich Nitzband were married on September 8, 1888.
  • Death: Wilhelmina Volkman died on July 29, 1948, at age 83.
  • Burial: She was buried in Twelve Corners Cemetery, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

William Helmuth Friedrich Nitzband

M, b. October 3, 1857, d. April 18, 1932

Parents

Family 1: Minnie Hein (b. circa 1857)

Family 2: Wilhelmina Volkman (b. April 1, 1865, d. July 29, 1948)

Biography

  • Birth: William Helmuth Friedrich Nitzband was born on October 3, 1857.
  • Marriage: He and Wilhelmina Volkman were married on September 8, 1888.
  • Death: William Helmuth Friedrich Nitzband died on April 18, 1932, at age 74.
  • Burial: He was buried in Twelve Corners Cemetery, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Lena Freida Nitzband

F, b. February 22, 1889, d. February 13, 1964

Parents

Family: Edward Holz (b. December 7, 1878, d. April 15, 1956)

Biography

  • Birth: Lena Freida Nitzband was born on February 22, 1889 in Black Creek, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Edward Holz were married on June 2, 1909.
  • Death: Lena Freida Nitzband died on February 13, 1964, at age 74.
  • Burial: She was buried in Highland Memorial Park, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Edward Holz

M, b. December 7, 1878, d. April 15, 1956

Parents

Family: Lena Freida Nitzband (b. February 22, 1889, d. February 13, 1964)

Biography

  • Birth: Edward Holz was born on December 7, 1878 in Black Creek, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Lena Freida Nitzband were married on June 2, 1909.
  • Death: Edward Holz died on April 15, 1956, at age 77, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Highland Memorial Park, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Lorena Elsie Holz

F, b. May 11, 1910, d. February 11, 1993

Parents

Family: Leo John Ludwig Peters (b. January 8, 1905, d. February 4, 1989)

Biography

  • Birth: Lorena Elsie Holz was born on May 11, 1910 in Black Creek, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: She and Leo John Ludwig Peters were married on June 12, 1929 in Black Creek, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Lorena Elsie Holz died on February 11, 1993, at age 82.
  • Burial: She was buried in Highland Memorial Park, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Leo John Ludwig Peters

M, b. January 8, 1905, d. February 4, 1989

Parents

Family: Lorena Elsie Holz (b. May 11, 1910, d. February 11, 1993)

Biography

  • Birth: Leo John Ludwig Peters was born on January 8, 1905 in Black Creek, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Marriage: He and Lorena Elsie Holz were married on June 12, 1929 in Black Creek, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Death: Leo John Ludwig Peters died on February 4, 1989, at age 84, in Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.
  • Burial: He was buried in Highland Memorial Park, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Gerald Edward Peters

M, b. April 16, 1933, d. June 19, 1933

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Biography

  • Birth: Gerald Edward Peters was born on April 16, 1933.
  • Death: He died on June 19, 1933, at age 0.

Martha Knorr

F, b. 1896, d. 1972

Family: Rudolph Boldt (b. April 20, 1893, d. August 1978)

Biography

  • Birth: Martha Knorr was born in 1896.
  • Death: She died in 1972, at age ~76.
  • Burial: She was buried in Highland Memorial Park, Appleton, Outagamie Co, Wisconsin.

Marge Buchinger

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