Harm Evert Westen1

b. 30 August 1891
  • Birth*: 30 August 18911
  • Baptism: 24 September 1891; Zion Methodist Church, Emden and Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Last Edited: 8 Aug 2016

Citations

  1. [S137] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Methodist Church Vital Records: 1824-2009". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014, Zion, Emden & Hartsburg, p. 140.

Harm Everts Westen1

b. circa 1821
  • Birth*: circa 1821; Germany1
  • Marriage*: 23 March 1848; Evangelisch-Reformierte Kirche, Eggelingen, Landkreis Wittmund, Niedersachsen, Germany; Principal=Geertje Janssen Murra1
  • Last Edited: 14 May 2017

Family: Geertje Janssen Murra b. c 1819

Citations

  1. [S157] Ancestry.com. "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages and Burials: 1519-1969". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2016.
  2. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011, Christian Harms Westen.

Harm Geerds Westen1,2,3

b. 23 January 1864, d. 1949
  • Marriage*: Principal=Tasie Rodenbeck1
  • Birth*: 23 January 1864; Germany4,2,3
  • Baptism: 7 February 1864; Evangelisch-Reformierte Kirche, Eilsum, Landkreis Aurich, Niedersachsen, Germany3
  • Death*: 19492
  • Burial*: Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 14 May 2017

Family: Tasie Rodenbeck b. 4 Jan 1878, d. 29 Aug 1931

Citations

  1. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Edward Westen - 10 November 1994.
  2. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Harm G. Westen.
  3. [S157] Ancestry.com. "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages and Burials: 1519-1969". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2016.
  4. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011, Kate Mafalda Klockenga.
  5. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011, Benjamin H. Westen.
  6. [S149] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Applications & Claims ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015.

Harm Henry (Harm Hinderk) Westen1,2,3

b. 9 April 1913, d. 12 November 1993
  • Birth*: 9 April 1913; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Baptism: 18 June 1913; St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Emden, Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Residence: 1920; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Residence: 1930; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois7
  • Residence*: 1972; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Occupation*: Farmer5
  • Religion*: Member of First United Methodist Church at Lincoln5
  • Death*: 12 November 1993; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Obituary: 13 November 1993; Lincoln Courier5
  • Burial*: 15 November 1993; Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Last Edited: 26 Apr 2018

Family:

Citations

  1. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 120.
  2. [S145] Ancestry.com. "Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records: 1875-1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015, St. Peter's, Emden, Vol. 2, p. 57.
  3. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Harm Henry Westen.
  4. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Orville Westen - 11 June 1972.
  5. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Harm Westen - 13 November 1993.
  6. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  7. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.

Johann Westen1

b. 26 November 1887
  • Birth*: 26 November 18871
  • Baptism: 1 April 1891; Zion Methodist Church, Emden and Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Last Edited: 7 Aug 2016

Citations

  1. [S137] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Methodist Church Vital Records: 1824-2009". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014, Zion, Emden & Hartsburg, p. 138.

Johann Harms Westen1

b. 26 September 1854
  • Birth*: 26 September 1854; Germany1
  • Baptism: 8 October 1854; Evangelisch-Reformierte Kirche, Eggelingen, Landkreis Wittmund, Niedersachsen, Germany1
  • Last Edited: 14 May 2017

Citations

  1. [S157] Ancestry.com. "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages and Burials: 1519-1969". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2016.

Kate (Greetje Johanna) Westen1,2

b. 25 December 1887, d. 18 February 1971
  • Name-Married: Kate Arnold
  • Birth*: 25 December 18874
  • Baptism: 17 June 1888; Zion Methodist Church, Emden and Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Marriage*: 24 March 1909; Principal=August Gustav Arnold1
  • Death*: 18 February 19714
  • Burial*: Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Last Edited: 4 Aug 2016

Family: August Gustav Arnold b. 28 Feb 1886, d. 24 Sep 1970

Citations

  1. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 121.
  2. [S137] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Methodist Church Vital Records: 1824-2009". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014, Zion, Emden & Hartsburg, p. 138.
  3. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 249.
  4. [S29] William R. Detmers, Hartsburg Union Cemetery (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, 2007), p. 72.
  5. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 133.

Kate (Matilda ?) Westen1,2

b. 22 August 1902, d. 26 June 1941
  • Name-Married: Kate M. Klockenga1
  • Marriage*: Principal=Henry B. (Hinderk) Klockenga1
  • Birth*: 22 August 1902; Chester Twp., Logan Co., Illinois1,2
  • Death*: 26 June 1941; Prairie Creek Twp., Logan Co., Illinois1,2
  • Burial*: 29 June 1941; Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 26 Apr 2018

Family: Henry B. (Hinderk) Klockenga b. 16 Apr 1900, d. 30 Nov 1959

Citations

  1. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Henry B. Klockenga.
  2. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011, Kate Mafalda Klockenga.
  3. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Wayne Klokkenga.

Leonard Rudy Westen1,2

b. 10 October 1916, d. 2 June 1996
  • Birth*: 10 October 1916; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois3,4
  • Residence: 1920; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Residence: 1930; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Residence: 1940; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois7
  • Military Service*: between 1941 and 1945; U.S. Army Veteran of WW II serving in the Pacific - Enlisted 31 March 1941 - Released 15 November 19453,4
  • Marriage*: 16 January 1946; near Beason, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Aileen Cooper8,3
  • Residence*: 1972; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Employer*: Stetson China Co. at Lincoln; Jett's Oliver Farm Equipment at Beason3
  • Occupation*: Farmer and Carpenter3
  • Religion*: Member of the United Methodist Church at Hartsburg3
  • Death*: 2 June 1996; near Emden, Logan Co., Illinois; Died at Lincoln3
  • Obituary: 3 June 1996; Lincoln Courier3
  • Burial*: 4 June 1996; Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Last Edited: 26 Apr 2018

Family: Aileen Cooper b. 4 Jan 1921, d. 29 Aug 2013

Citations

  1. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Orville Westen - 11 June 1972.
  2. [S149] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Applications & Claims ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015.
  3. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Leonard Westen - 3 June 1996.
  4. [S87] U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs. "BIRLS Death File: 1850-2010". Database. Ancestry.com: 2011.
  5. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  6. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  7. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  8. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 120.

Lyndon Westen1

  • Last Edited: 18 Aug 2017

Citations

  1. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 120.

Madonna Fay Westen1

b. 27 October 1941, d. 27 October 1941
  • Death*: 27 October 1941; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Birth*: 27 October 1941; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Burial*: 28 October 1941; Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 6 Dec 2016

Citations

  1. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 120.
  2. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011, Donna Fae Westen.

Martin Westen1

b. 24 September 1889
  • Birth*: 24 September 18891
  • Baptism: 1 April 1891; Zion Methodist Church, Emden and Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Last Edited: 7 Aug 2016

Citations

  1. [S137] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Methodist Church Vital Records: 1824-2009". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014, Zion, Emden & Hartsburg, p. 138.

Martin Geerd Westen1

b. 15 January 1848, d. 17 August 1919
  • Birth*: 15 January 1848; Eilsum, Landkreis Aurich, Niedersachsen, Germany1
  • Immigration*: 1874; From Germany to America settling at Freeport1
  • Migration*: 1878; To Emden1
  • Marriage*: 1 June 1882; Zion Methodist Church, Emden and Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Rikstina Aden3
  • Death*: 17 August 1919; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Burial*: 20 August 1919; Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Last Edited: 19 Oct 2016

Family: Rikstina Aden b. 18 Jan 1856, d. 2 Dec 1923

Citations

  1. [S96] Ruth Boyken and Hans-Georg Boyken, Wo sind sie geblieben? - Ostfriesen in Amerika (Where did they stay? - East Frisians in America) (Titonka, Iowa: Boyken & Boyken Partners, 1998), 30 - 1919.
  2. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011, Herman F. Weber.
  3. [S137] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Methodist Church Vital Records: 1824-2009". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014, Zion, Emden & Hartsburg, p. 198-199.
  4. [S137] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Methodist Church Vital Records: 1824-2009". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014, Zion, Emden & Hartsburg, p. 138.
  5. [S96] Ruth Boyken and Hans-Georg Boyken, Wo sind sie geblieben? - Ostfriesen in Amerika (Where did they stay? - East Frisians in America) (Titonka, Iowa: Boyken & Boyken Partners, 1998), 4 - 1907.
  6. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011, Dena Wiekert.
  7. [S137] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Methodist Church Vital Records: 1824-2009". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014, Zion, Emden & Hartsburg, p. 144.

Minnie Westen1

b. 1883, d. 17 February 1920
  • Name-Married: Minnie Wardell2
  • Name-Married: Minnie Sweeter1
  • Birth*: 18833
  • Birth (alt): 3 May 1889; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Marriage*: 12 February 1902; Zion Methodist Church, Emden and Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Habbo Sweeter5
  • Widowed*: 31 July 19033
  • Marriage*: 2 December 1914; Zion Methodist Church, Emden and Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Francis Wardell2
  • Death*: 17 February 1920; Green Valley, Tazewell Co., Illinois4
  • Burial*: 22 February 1920; Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Last Edited: 13 Aug 2016

Family 1: Habbo Sweeter b. 20 Dec 1879, d. 31 Jul 1903

Family 2: Francis Wardell

Citations

  1. [S137] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Methodist Church Vital Records: 1824-2009". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014, Zion, Emden, Illinois, pp.14-15.
  2. [S137] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Methodist Church Vital Records: 1824-2009". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014, Zion, Emden, p. 82.
  3. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Habbo Sweeter.
  4. [S137] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Methodist Church Vital Records: 1824-2009". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014, Zion, Emden, p. 182-183.
  5. [S137] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Methodist Church Vital Records: 1824-2009". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014, Zion, Emden & Hartsburg, p. 200-201.

Minnie C. (Hermina Korodine) Westen1

b. 5 September 1883, d. 24 August 1954
  • Name-Married: Minnie Alberts2
  • Birth*: 5 September 18831
  • Baptism: 13 April 1884; Hartsburg Methodist Church, Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Marriage: 23 August 1905; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=John H. Alberts3
  • Death*: 24 August 19544
  • Burial*: Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Last Edited: 6 Dec 2016

Family: John H. Alberts b. 9 Mar 1877, d. 6 Oct 1952

Citations

  1. [S137] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Methodist Church Vital Records: 1824-2009". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014, Hartsburg, p. 134.
  2. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Clara Haferkamp - 27 April 1995.
  3. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 121.
  4. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Minnie C. Westen Alberts.
  5. [S137] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Methodist Church Vital Records: 1824-2009". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014, Zion, Emden, p. 180-181.
  6. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 249.

Orville Logan Westen1,2

b. 2 April 1919, d. 10 June 1972
  • Birth*: 2 April 1919; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Residence: 1920; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Residence: 1930; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Residence: 1940; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Residence*: Member of the United Methodist Church at Hartsburg2
  • Death*: 10 June 1972; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Obituary: 12 June 1972; Lincoln Courier6
  • Burial*: 12 June 1972; Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 26 Apr 2018

Citations

  1. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 121.
  2. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Orville Westen - 11 June 1972.
  3. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  4. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  5. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  6. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Orville Westen - 12 June 1972.

Rita Lyn Westen1,2

d. before 1971
  • Death*: before 19711
  • Last Edited: 17 Aug 2017

Citations

  1. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 120.
  2. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Aileen Westen - 30 August 2013.

Rudy R. (Rudolf) Westen1,2

b. 8 March 1886, d. 28 June 1955
  • Birth*: 8 March 18864
  • Marriage*: 14 April 1906; St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Emden, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Allie (Altje) Klokkenga5
  • Occupation*: between 1910 and 1940; Farmer6,7,8,9
  • Residence*: 1910; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Residence: 1920; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois7
  • Residence: 1930; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois8
  • Residence: 1940; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois9
  • Death*: 28 June 19554
  • Burial*: Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Last Edited: 26 Apr 2018

Family: Allie (Altje) Klokkenga b. 23 Feb 1888, d. 2 Jan 1956

Citations

  1. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 120.
  2. [S145] Ancestry.com. "Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records: 1875-1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015, St. Peter's, Emden, p. 154.
  3. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 249.
  4. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Rudy R. Westen.
  5. [S145] Ancestry.com. "Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records: 1875-1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015, St. Peter's, Emden, p. 254.
  6. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  7. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  8. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  9. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  10. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 187.
  11. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Orville Westen - 11 June 1972.

Tetje E. Westen1

b. 28 October 1824, d. 13 March 1908
  • Name-Married: Tetje Claassen2
  • Name-Married: Fetje Klaasen3
  • Birth*: 28 October 1824; Eilsum, Landkreis Aurich, Niedersachsen, Germany1
  • Marriage*: 25 April 1855; Principal=Klaas Rieken Klaassen2
  • Immigration*: 1865; From Germany to America settling at Pekin then to Emden and Hartsburg1
  • Death*: 13 March 1908; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois1,4
  • Burial*: 16 March 1908; Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Last Edited: 13 Aug 2016

Family: Klaas Rieken Klaassen b. 22 Feb 1828, d. 18 Feb 1912

Citations

  1. [S96] Ruth Boyken and Hans-Georg Boyken, Wo sind sie geblieben? - Ostfriesen in Amerika (Where did they stay? - East Frisians in America) (Titonka, Iowa: Boyken & Boyken Partners, 1998), 11 - 1908.
  2. [S96] Ruth Boyken and Hans-Georg Boyken, Wo sind sie geblieben? - Ostfriesen in Amerika (Where did they stay? - East Frisians in America) (Titonka, Iowa: Boyken & Boyken Partners, 1998), 9 - 1912.
  3. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 123.
  4. [S137] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Methodist Church Vital Records: 1824-2009". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014, Zion, Emden, p. 180-181.
  5. [S28] Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, History of Logan County, Illinois: 1982 (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, 1982), p. 375.

Wilhelm Geerds Westen1

b. 3 May 1889
  • Birth*: 3 May 18891
  • Baptism: 14 July 1889; Zion Methodist Church, Emden and Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Last Edited: 5 Aug 2016

Citations

  1. [S137] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Methodist Church Vital Records: 1824-2009". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014, Zion, Emden & Hartsburg, p. 138.

Wopkea Christine Westen1

b. 18 February 1899
  • Birth*: 18 February 18991
  • Baptism: 27 August 1899; Zion Methodist Church, Emden and Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Last Edited: 8 Aug 2016

Citations

  1. [S137] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Methodist Church Vital Records: 1824-2009". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014, Zion, Emden & Hartsburg, p. 148.

Sarah L. Westendorf1,2

b. 1874, d. 1974
  • Name-Married: Sarah Diegel1
  • Birth*: 18742
  • Marriage*: 1 December 1892; Tazewell Co., Illinois; Principal=John Diegel1,3
  • Death*: 19742
  • Last Edited: 13 Jul 2017

Family: John Diegel b. 1871, d. 1960

Citations

  1. [S69] Tazewell Co. Genealogical Society, compilers, Tazewell County, Illinois Cemeteries, Vol. I (Pekin, Illinois: Tazewell Co. Genealogical Society, 2013), p. 3.
  2. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Allan W. Diegel.
  3. [S35] Illinois State Archives. "Illinois Statewide Marriage Index: 1763-1900". Database. Illinois Secretary of State.

Mary A. Westendorff1,2

b. 5 December 1869, d. 13 March 1936
  • Name-Married: Mary Canopy1
  • Birth*: 5 December 1869; Hopedale, Tazewell Co., Illinois3,2
  • Marriage*: 24 December 1891; Tazewell Co., Illinois; Principal=Francis Ellis "Frank" Canopy1,4
  • Residence*: 1900; Hopedale Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois3
  • Residence: 1910; Dillon Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois5
  • Residence: 1920; Dillon Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois6
  • Death*: 13 March 1936; Hopedale Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois2
  • Burial*: 15 March 1936; Orendorff Cemetery, Hopedale Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 10 Jul 2013

Family: Francis Ellis "Frank" Canopy b. Nov 1867, d. 30 Dec 1945

Citations

  1. [S69] Tazewell Co. Genealogical Society, compilers, Tazewell County, Illinois Cemeteries, Vol. I (Pekin, Illinois: Tazewell Co. Genealogical Society, 2013), p. 95.
  2. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011, Mary A. Canopy.
  3. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.
  4. [S35] Illinois State Archives. "Illinois Statewide Marriage Index: 1763-1900". Database. Illinois Secretary of State.
  5. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  6. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.

William Westendorff1

  • Last Edited: 10 Jul 2013

Family: Jane Heber

Citations

  1. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011, Mary A. Canopy.

Catherine Westenkuehler1,2

d. 25 November 1894
  • Birth*: Germany1
  • Name-Married: Catherine Schlinger3
  • Marriage*: 1856; St. Charles, Missouri; Principal=Rev. Christian F. Schlinger1,2
  • Death*: 25 November 1894; San Jose, Mason Co., Illinois3
  • Last Edited: 10 Jul 2017

Family: Rev. Christian F. Schlinger b. 23 Jun 1832, d. 1919

Citations

  1. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011, Mary Elizabeth Pergande.
  2. [S67] E. J. Buxton, San Jose Centennial Book (San Jose, Illinois: San Jose Women's Club, 1953), p. 198.
  3. [S67] E. J. Buxton, San Jose Centennial Book (San Jose, Illinois: San Jose Women's Club, 1953), p. 160.
  4. [S67] E. J. Buxton, San Jose Centennial Book (San Jose, Illinois: San Jose Women's Club, 1953), p. 199.

Ann Marie "Marian" Westerinen1,2

b. 17 June 1934, d. 8 August 2014
  • Name-Married: Ann Marie Applegate1
  • Birth*: 17 June 1934; Bruce Crossing, Michigan1,2
  • Notes*: Daughter of Paul and Mamie Kemppainen Westerinen3
  • Residence: 1940; Stannard Twp., Ontonagon Co., Michigan4
  • Graduation*: 1951; Southeastern High School, Detroit, Michigan2
  • Residence*: 2010; Atlanta, Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Death*: 8 August 2014; Atlanta, Logan Co., Illinois; Died at Springfield3
  • Burial*: 31 August 2014; Atlanta Cemetery, Atlanta Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 28 Feb 2019

Family:

Citations

  1. [S28] Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, History of Logan County, Illinois: 1982 (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, 1982), p. 163.
  2. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Ann Applegate - 28 August 2014.
  3. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Ann Marie Applegate - 28 August 2014.
  4. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  5. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Eric L. Applegate - 3 January 2011.

Almut Wilmine Westerman1

b. 27 October 1895
  • Name-Married: Alma Swingle2
  • Marriage*: Principal=Clyde Swingle2
  • Birth*: 27 October 1895; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois1,2
  • Baptism: 7 May 1896; St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Emden, Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Confirmation*: 9 April 1911; St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Emden, Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Last Edited: 23 Oct 2016

Family: Clyde Swingle

Citations

  1. [S145] Ancestry.com. "Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records: 1875-1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015, St. Peter's, Emden, p. 108.
  2. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011, Lowell Swingle.
  3. [S145] Ancestry.com. "Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records: 1875-1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015, St. Peter's, Emden, Vol. 2, p. 149.

Jacob Reints Westerman1,2

b. circa 31 October 1856, d. 29 August 1908
  • Marriage*: Principal=Wilmke "Wilma" Diekenberg1
  • Birth*: circa 31 October 1856; Manslagt, Landkreis Aurich, Niedersachsen, Germany1,3,2
  • Death*: 29 August 1908; near Emden, Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Burial*: 1 September 19082
  • Last Edited: 13 Sep 2016

Family: Wilmke "Wilma" Diekenberg b. 24 Feb 1858, d. 15 Jan 1938

Citations

  1. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Wilmke Diekenberg Westerman.
  2. [S145] Ancestry.com. "Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records: 1875-1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015, St. Peter's, Emden, p. 290.
  3. [S96] Ruth Boyken and Hans-Georg Boyken, Wo sind sie geblieben? - Ostfriesen in Amerika (Where did they stay? - East Frisians in America) (Titonka, Iowa: Boyken & Boyken Partners, 1998), 26 - 1908.
  4. [S145] Ancestry.com. "Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records: 1875-1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015, St. Peter's, Emden, p. 168.
  5. [S145] Ancestry.com. "Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records: 1875-1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015, St. Peter's, Emden, p. 171.
  6. [S145] Ancestry.com. "Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records: 1875-1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015, St. Peter's, Emden, p. 174.
  7. [S145] Ancestry.com. "Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records: 1875-1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015, St. Peter's, Emden, p. 276.
  8. [S145] Ancestry.com. "Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records: 1875-1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015, St. Peter's, Emden, p. 108.

Janette Almine Westerman1

b. circa 29 August 1892, d. 15 June 1893
  • Birth*: circa 29 August 18921
  • Death*: 15 June 18931
  • Burial*: 17 June 18931
  • Last Edited: 12 Sep 2016

Citations

  1. [S145] Ancestry.com. "Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records: 1875-1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015, St. Peter's, Emden, p. 276.

John Jacob Westerman1,2

b. 28 May 1894, d. 19 February 1963
  • Marriage*: Principal=Anna Johanna Rademaker2
  • Birth*: 28 May 18944,5
  • Baptism: 28 June 1894; St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Emden, Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Birth (alt): 29 August 1894; Illinois1,2
  • Confirmation*: 13 February 1916; St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Emden, Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Occupation*: 1920; Farmhand1
  • Residence*: 1920; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Death*: 19 February 19632
  • Burial*: Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 27 Sep 2016

Family: Anna Johanna Rademaker b. 11 Apr 1888, d. 1953

Citations

  1. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  2. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, John Jacob Westerman.
  3. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Wilmke Diekenberg Westerman.
  4. [S145] Ancestry.com. "Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records: 1875-1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015, St. Peter's, Emden, p. 101.
  5. [S145] Ancestry.com. "Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records: 1875-1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015, St. Peter's, Emden, Vol. 2, p. 151.