Alan Wertsch1

d. 21 November 2005
  • Marriage*: 31 December 1941; West Point, Illinois; Principal=Helen L. Bettisworth1
  • Death*: 21 November 20051
  • Last Edited: 27 Oct 2017

Family: Helen L. Bettisworth b. 17 Mar 1917, d. 24 Mar 2013

Citations

  1. [S26] News Article, The Pekin Times, Pekin, Illinois, Obituary of Helen Wertsch - 27 March 2013.

Clifford Henry Wertsch1

b. 11 August 1911, d. 25 April 1989
  • Birth*: 11 August 1911; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Residence*: 1930; Boynton Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois3
  • Marriage*: 1 October 1939; Principal=Mary Louise Peterson4
  • Death*: 25 April 1989; Hopedale, Tazewell Co., Illinois1
  • Burial*: Prairie Rest Cemetery, Delavan Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois1
  • Last Edited: 22 Feb 2019

Family: Mary Louise Peterson b. 15 Mar 1917, d. 1 Jun 2005

Citations

  1. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Clifford Henry Wertsch.
  2. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Phyllis Dirks - 21 January 2015.
  3. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  4. [S39] Delavan History Book Committee, Delavan, Illinois: 1837-1987 (Delavan, Illinois: Delavan History Book Committee, 1987), p. 354.

Henry Wertsch1

  • Occupation*: Farmer1
  • Residence*: Grant's Lick, Kentucky1
  • Marriage*: 15 January 1884; St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Emden, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Mary Steiger1
  • Last Edited: 10 Sep 2016

Family: Mary Steiger

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. 242.

Mary Louise Wertsch1

b. 30 December 1914, d. 15 July 1995
  • Name-Married: Mary Louise Dalhaus1
  • Birth*: 30 December 19142
  • Residence*: 1930; Boynton Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois3
  • Death*: 15 July 1995; Wood River, Madison Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 22 Feb 2019

Citations

  1. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Phyllis Dirks - 21 January 2015.
  2. [S23] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Death Index ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  3. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.

Phyllis Jean Wertsch1

b. 9 January 1922, d. 7 December 2014
  • Name-Married: Phyllis Jean Dirks1
  • Birth*: 9 January 1922; near Delavan, Tazewell Co., Illinois1
  • Residence: 1930; Boynton Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois2
  • Graduation: 1939; Delavan High School, Delavan, Tazewell Co., Illinois3
  • Residence: 1940; Boynton Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois4
  • Graduation*: 1943; Illinois Wesleyan University1
  • Marriage*: 26 November 1943; Methodist Church, Delavan, Tazewell Co., Illinois; Principal=Louis Edward Dirks Jr.1,5
  • Residence*: 1993; Bloomington, McLean Co., Illinois6
  • Death*: 7 December 2014; Bloomington, McLean Co., Illinois1
  • Burial*: 11 December 2014; Park Hill Cemetery, Bloomington, McLean Co., Illinois1
  • Last Edited: 22 Feb 2019

Family: Louis Edward Dirks Jr. d. 12 Dec 1981

Citations

  1. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Phyllis Dirks - 21 January 2015.
  2. [S23] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Death Index ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  3. [S39] Delavan History Book Committee, Delavan, Illinois: 1837-1987 (Delavan, Illinois: Delavan History Book Committee, 1987), p. 108.
  4. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  5. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Wedding Announcement - 1 December 1943.
  6. [S9] Ancestry.com. "U.S. Public Records Index, Vol. 1". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.

Sophia Wertsch1,2

b. 30 October 1865, d. 6 April 1939
  • Name-Married: Sophia Woolf1
  • Birth*: 30 October 1865; Grant's Lick, Campbell Co., Kentucky3,4
  • Notes*: Daughter of Phillip and Sophia Jahres Wertsch3
  • Residence: 1870; Grant's Lick, Campbell Co., Kentucky5
  • Marriage*: 12 October 1898; Hamilton Co., Ohio; Principal=Frank Elmer Woolf6,7
  • Residence*: 1900; Boynton Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois1
  • Residence: 1910; Boynton Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois8
  • Residence: 1920; Boynton Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois9
  • Residence: 1930; Delavan, Tazewell Co., Illinois10
  • Death*: 6 April 1939; Delavan, Tazewell Co., Illinois3,4
  • Obituary: 7 April 1939; Bloomington Pantagraph4
  • Burial*: 10 April 1939; Vine St. Hill Cemetery, Cincinnati, Hamilton Co., Ohio3
  • Last Edited: 11 Oct 2019

Family: Frank Elmer Woolf b. 12 May 1859, d. 1 Jan 1935

Citations

  1. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.
  2. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011, Frank Elmer Woolf.
  3. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011, Sophia Woolf.
  4. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Sophia Woolf - 7 April 1939.
  5. [S12] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1870". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.
  6. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Frank Woolf - 2 January 1935.
  7. [S22] Ancestry.com. "State Marriage Collections". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah, Ohio: 1774-1993.
  8. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  9. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  10. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.

V. Alan Wertsch1

b. 31 December 1918, d. 21 November 2005
  • Birth*: 31 December 1918; Tazewell Co., Illinois2
  • Residence*: 1930; Boynton Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois3
  • Residence: 1940; Boynton Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois4
  • Death*: 21 November 2005; Morton, Tazewell Co., Illinois2
  • Burial*: Prairie Rest Cemetery, Delavan Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 22 Feb 2019

Citations

  1. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Phyllis Dirks - 21 January 2015.
  2. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Alan Wertsch.
  3. [S23] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Death Index ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  4. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.

Verner Alphonso Wertsch1,2

b. 6 December 1885, d. 26 December 1969

  • Birth*: 6 December 1885; Kentucky2
  • Marriage*: circa 1908; Principal=Cora Elsie Brooks1,3
  • Occupation*: between 1930 and 1940; Farmer3,4
  • Residence*: 1930; Boynton Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois3
  • Residence: 1940; Boynton Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois4
  • Death*: 26 December 1969; Tazewell Co., Illinois2
  • Burial*: Prairie Rest Cemetery, Delavan Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 22 Feb 2019

Family: Cora Elsie Brooks b. 13 Nov 1887, d. 19 Nov 1970

Citations

  1. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Phyllis Dirks - 21 January 2015.
  2. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Verner Alphonso Wertsch.
  3. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  4. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.

Alexander William Wertz1

b. 1833, d. 1895
  • Last Edited: 27 Jul 2015

Family: Rachel McMullen b. 1835, d. 1910

Citations

  1. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Susan Matilda Wertz Bowlby.

Susan Matilda Wertz1,2

b. 26 January 1873, d. 28 July 1936
  • Name-Married: Susie M. Bowlby1
  • Birth*: 26 January 1873; Farmington, Fulton Co., Illinois2
  • Residence*: Farmington, Illinois3
  • Marriage*: 16 September 1896; Fulton Co., Illinois; Principal=John C. Bowlby1
  • Death*: 28 July 1936; Williamsville, Sangamon Co., Illinois3,2
  • Burial*: Green Valley Cemetery, Sand Prairie Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois3
  • Last Edited: 27 Jul 2015

Family: John C. Bowlby b. 18 Feb 1865, d. May 1953

Citations

  1. [S35] Illinois State Archives. "Illinois Statewide Marriage Index: 1763-1900". Database. Illinois Secretary of State.
  2. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Susan Matilda Wertz Bowlby.
  3. [S114] Green Valley Centennial Association, Green Valley, Illinois: 1872-1972 (Green Valley, Illinois: Green Valley Centennial Association, 1972), p. 60.
  4. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Hazel Marie Bowlby.

Anna Weseloh1

  • Last Edited: 7 Dec 2016

Family: Johann Heitmann

Citations

  1. [S145] Ancestry.com. "Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records: 1875-1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015, Immanuel, Lincoln, p. 311.

Ado Wessels1

b. 28 October 1880, d. 21 September 1960
  • Birth*: 28 October 1880; Germany2
  • Marriage*: Married Mary Garrels (1892 - 1960)2
  • Death*: 21 September 19602
  • Burial*: Cherokee Municipal Cemetery, Cherokee, Alfalfa Co., Oklahoma2
  • Last Edited: 3 Aug 2016

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), 9 - 1923.
  2. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Ado Wessels.

Anna Wessels1

b. 10 February 1884, d. 18 December 1960
  • Name-Married: Anna Goeken1
  • Birth*: 10 February 1884; Germany3,2
  • Marriage*: 28 September 1904; St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Emden, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Ben Ike (Berend Isebrand) Goeken1,4
  • Death*: 18 December 1960; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois1,3
  • Burial*: Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Last Edited: 14 Sep 2016

Family: Ben Ike (Berend Isebrand) Goeken b. 20 Dec 1875, d. 14 Apr 1957

Citations

  1. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 84.
  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 - 1923.
  3. [S29] William R. Detmers, Hartsburg Union Cemetery (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, 2007), p. 47.
  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. 252.

Heye Wessels1

b. 29 January 1825, d. 5 March 1910
  • Birth*: 29 January 1825; Hamswehrum, Landkreis Aurich, Niedersachsen, Germany1
  • Marriage*: 1848; Principal=Gretje Herkes1
  • Immigration*: 1876; From Germany to America settling near Emden1
  • Migration*: circa 1891; To Renville, Minnesota1
  • Death*: 5 March 1910; Renville, Minnesota1
  • Last Edited: 31 Jul 2016

Family: Gretje Herkes d. c 1868

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), 10 - 1910.

Tjark Wessels1

d. 1896
  • Last Edited: 3 Aug 2016

Family: Antje Grensemann b. 2 Oct 1841, d. 4 Feb 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), 9 - 1923.

Wessel Wessels1

d. circa 1908
  • Death*: circa 19081
  • Last Edited: 31 Jul 2016

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), 10 - 1910.

Cora Caroline West1

b. 12 August 1893, d. 4 September 1978
  • Name-Variation: Cora Baker3
  • Name-Married: Cora C. Liesman2
  • Birth*: 12 August 18932,1
  • Baptism: 26 February 1894; Zion Methodist Church, Emden and Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Residence: 1900; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Marriage*: 1915; Principal=Reynold Orville Liesman2
  • Residence*: 1930; West Lincoln Twp., Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Residence: 1940; West Lincoln Twp., Logan Co., Illinois7
  • Death*: 4 September 19781
  • Burial*: Old Union Cemetery, West Lincoln Twp., Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Last Edited: 26 Sep 2018

Family: Reynold Orville Liesman b. 10 Aug 1890, d. 14 Dec 1956

Citations

  1. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Cora Caroline West Liesman.
  2. [S28] Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, History of Logan County, Illinois: 1982 (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, 1982), p. 402.
  3. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Geneva Haseley - 23 May 2015.
  4. [S137] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Methodist Church Vital Records: 1824-2009". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014, Zion, Emden & Hartsburg, p. 142.
  5. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.
  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.

Eleanor West1

b. 1825, d. 24 April 1909
  • Name-Married: Eleanor Inskeep1
  • Birth*: 18252
  • Marriage*: 29 January 1846; Brown Co., Ohio; Principal=Fountain Inskeep1
  • Death*: 24 April 1909; Hillsboro, Highland Co., Ohio3
  • Burial*: Linwood Cemetery, Russelville, Brown Co., Ohio2
  • Last Edited: 16 Oct 2016

Family: Fountain Inskeep b. 14 Apr 1822, d. 22 Mar 1897

Citations

  1. [S89] Edmund West, compiler. "Family Data Collection - Individual Records". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2000.
  2. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Eleanor West Inskeep.
  3. [S45] Ancestry.com. "State Death Collections". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah, Ohio: 1908-1932, 1938-2007.
  4. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011, Susan Shaub.

John West1

b. between 1889 and 1890
  • Birth*: between 1889 and 1890; Illinois1
  • Marriage*: Principal=Florentina "Flora" Skonetski1
  • Occupation*: 1930; Farmer1
  • Residence*: 1930; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Last Edited: 27 Jun 2014

Family: Florentina "Flora" Skonetski b. 2 Sep 1895, d. 1970

Citations

  1. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.

John R. West1

  • Last Edited: 13 Nov 2014

Family: Gertrude Hermana "Treda" Fortman b. 7 Dec 1890, d. 15 Aug 1925

Citations

  1. [S29] William R. Detmers, Hartsburg Union Cemetery (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, 2007), p. 10.

John Russell West1

b. 18 April 1890
  • Birth*: 18 April 18901
  • Baptism: 19 August 1890; Zion Methodist Church, Emden and Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Residence*: 1900; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 21 Aug 2018

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.
  2. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.

Joseph West1

b. 1 June 1840, d. 26 March 1920
  • Birth (alt): 1837; Ireland2
  • Birth*: 1 June 1840; Ireland1,3
  • Immigration*: 1843; From Ireland to America settling in Limestone Twp., Peoria Co., Illinois2
  • Marriage*: 1874; Principal=Caroline Look1
  • Residence*: Hanna City, Illinois1
  • Family*: Two Sons and Three Daughters1
  • Migration*: 1877; From Peoria Co. to near Hartsburg2
  • Residence: Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Occupation: 1900; Farmer4
  • Residence: 1900; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Occupation*: Farmer3
  • Death*: 26 March 1920; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois1,3
  • Burial*: 29 March 1920; Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Last Edited: 21 Aug 2018

Family: Caroline Look b. 15 Apr 1852, d. 4 Nov 1941

Citations

  1. [S28] Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, History of Logan County, Illinois: 1982 (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, 1982), p. 402.
  2. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 119.
  3. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011, Joseph West.
  4. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.
  5. [S137] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Methodist Church Vital Records: 1824-2009". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014, Hartsburg, p. 132.
  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. 69.
  7. [S137] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Methodist Church Vital Records: 1824-2009". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014, Zion, Emden & Hartsburg, p. 138.

Laura E. West1,2

b. 1884, d. 1954
  • Name-Married: Laura Conder1
  • Birth*: 1884; Kentucky2,3
  • Marriage*: between 1903 and 1904; Principal=Joseph Edward Conder1,4
  • Residence*: 1920; Eminence Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Death*: 19543
  • Burial*: Atlanta Cemetery, Atlanta Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Last Edited: 30 Apr 2013

Family: Joseph Edward Conder b. 3 Mar 1884, d. 3 Dec 1957

Citations

  1. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Florence V. Lessen - 19 December 2000.
  2. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  3. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Laura E. Condor.
  4. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.

Mary Anne West1,2

b. 1824, d. 1861
  • Last Edited: 8 Dec 2015

Family: Montgomery Crumbaugh b. 1813, d. 1880

Citations

  1. [S69] Tazewell Co. Genealogical Society, compilers, Tazewell County, Illinois Cemeteries, Vol. I (Pekin, Illinois: Tazewell Co. Genealogical Society, 2013), p. 105.
  2. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Mary Jane Crumbaugh Curtis.

Paul W. West1,2

b. 1 April 1912, d. 17 December 1977
  • Birth*: 1 April 1912; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Residence: 1920; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Graduation*: 1930; Hartsburg High School, Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Residence: 1930; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Marriage*: 29 December 1934; Tipton, Cedar Co., Iowa; Principal=Grace Corinne Duvall7,3,8
  • Residence: 1940; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois9
  • Widowed*: 14 September 19657
  • Marriage*: 6 July 1968; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Luella Emeline Arnold7,3
  • Notes*: Director and President of the Hartsburg State Bank; Mayor at Hartsburg3
  • Occupation*: Farmer and Bulk Oil Dealer3
  • Religion*: Member of St. Peter's Lutheran Church at Emden3
  • Death*: 17 December 1977; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois; Died at Springfield3
  • Obituary: 19 December 1977; Bloomington Pantagraph3
  • Burial*: 20 December 1977; Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Last Edited: 21 Aug 2018

Family 1: Grace Corinne Duvall b. 25 Oct 1906, d. 14 Sep 1965

Family 2: Luella Emeline Arnold b. 5 Oct 1919, d. 22 Aug 1990

Citations

  1. [S28] Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, History of Logan County, Illinois: 1982 (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, 1982), p. 185.
  2. [S29] William R. Detmers, Hartsburg Union Cemetery (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, 2007), p. 61.
  3. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Paul West - 19 December 1977.
  4. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  5. [S143] Hartsburg-Emden High School Alumni Association, Hartsburg-Emden High School Graduates: 1921-2013 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg-Emden High School Alumni Association, 2013).
  6. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  7. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 75.
  8. [S22] Ancestry.com. "State Marriage Collections". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah, Iowa: 1880-1940.
  9. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.

Tena (Trientje) West1

b. 25 May 1879, d. 10 May 1935
  • Name-Married: Tena Zimmer2
  • Birth*: 25 May 1879; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois1,3
  • Baptism: 19 October 1879; Hartsburg Methodist Church, Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Residence*: 1900; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Marriage*: 26 January 1910; Zion Methodist Church, Emden and Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=William Zimmer2,5
  • Death*: 10 May 1935; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Burial*: 12 May 1935; Green Hill Cemetery, Prairie Creek Twp., Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Last Edited: 21 Aug 2018

Family: William Zimmer d. 1956

Citations

  1. [S137] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Methodist Church Vital Records: 1824-2009". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014, Hartsburg, p. 132.
  2. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 254.
  3. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011, Tena West Zimmer.
  4. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.
  5. [S137] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Methodist Church Vital Records: 1824-2009". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014, Zion, Emden, p. 82.
  6. [S137] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Methodist Church Vital Records: 1824-2009". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014, Zion, Emden, p 184-185.

Willa Mae West1,2,3

b. 19 May 1911, d. 10 January 2004
  • Name-Married: Willa Mae Biggs1
  • Name-Married: Willa M. Crockett4
  • Name-Married: Willa Mae Monson4
  • Birth*: 19 May 1911; Morton, Tazewell Co., Illinois1,3
  • Marriage*: 3 July 1932; Principal=Everett Q. Biggs1,3
  • Residence*: 1940; Delavan Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois1
  • Widowed*: 9 April 19683
  • Marriage: 23 May 1971; Hidalgo Co., Texas; Married Ross Crockett5
  • Marriage: 25 August 1979; Hidalgo Co., Texas; Married Robert W. Monson6
  • Residence: 1997; Westlaco, Texas7
  • Death*: 10 January 2004; Weslaco, Hidalgo Co., Texas3
  • Burial*: 13 January 2004; Highland Memorial Park, Weslaco, Hidalgo Co., Texas3
  • Last Edited: 18 Aug 2015

Family: Everett Q. Biggs b. 14 Jun 1894, d. 9 Apr 1968

Citations

  1. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  2. [S69] Tazewell Co. Genealogical Society, compilers, Tazewell County, Illinois Cemeteries, Vol. I (Pekin, Illinois: Tazewell Co. Genealogical Society, 2013), p. 86.
  3. [S76] News Article, The Delavan Times, Delavan, Illinois, Obituary of Willa Mae Biggs - 21 January 2004.
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William West1

  • Last Edited: 20 May 2013

Family: Maude Richardson

Citations

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William West1

  • Immigration*: 1843; From Ireland to America1
  • Last Edited: 27 Jul 2016

Citations

  1. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 119.

William James West1,2

b. 22 November 1884, d. 7 December 1972
  • Birth*: 22 November 1884; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois1,3,2
  • Baptism: 11 June 1885; St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Emden, Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Residence: 1900; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Residence: 1910; Prairie Creek Twp., Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Marriage*: 1 March 1911; Principal=Anna Johanna Behrends6,3
  • Residence: 1920; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois7
  • Residence: 1930; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois8
  • Residence*: 1940; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois9
  • Notes*: Mayor at Hartsburg3
  • Occupation: Farmer3
  • Religion*: Member of St. John's Lutheran Church at Hartsburg3
  • Death*: 7 December 1972; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois; Died at Lincoln3
  • Obituary: 8 December 1972; Lincoln Courier3
  • Burial*: 11 December 1972; Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Last Edited: 21 Aug 2018

Family: Anna Johanna Behrends b. 12 Nov 1887, d. 10 Sep 1955

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  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.