Anna Bruns1

b. 3 March 1873, d. 21 January 1963
  • Name-Married: Anna Conklen1
  • Birth*: 3 March 18732
  • Immigration*: 1889; From Germany to America settling at New York City1
  • Migration*: 1892; From New York City to Emden1
  • Marriage*: 23 December 1897; Mason Co., Illinois; Principal=Edward Conklen1,3
  • Death*: 21 January 19632
  • Burial*: Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 6 Sep 2016

Family: Edward Conklen b. 25 Apr 1875, d. 28 Apr 1962

Citations

  1. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 138.
  2. [S29] William R. Detmers, Hartsburg Union Cemetery (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, 2007), p. 63.
  3. [S35] Illinois State Archives. "Illinois Statewide Marriage Index: 1763-1900". Database. Illinois Secretary of State.
  4. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Fannie Bergman - 3 August 1993.
  5. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Jake Conklen - 19 May 1986.
  6. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Alma Cross - 27 February 2003.
  7. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Edgar Conklen - 31 July 1995.
  8. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of George Conklen - 31 January 2013.

Bernhard Jacob "Ben" Bruns1,2

b. 26 January 1878, d. 8 July 1940
  • Birth*: 26 January 1878; Germany2
  • Immigration*: 1894; From Germany to America3
  • Naturalization*: 18993
  • Marriage*: 19 January 1904; St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Emden, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Fannie K. Klockenga1,4
  • Occupation: 1910; Farmer5
  • Residence: 1910; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Residence*: 1920; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Occupation*: 1930; Farmer6
  • Residence: 1930; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Death*: 8 July 1940; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Burial*: 11 July 1940; Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 6 Apr 2019

Family: Fannie K. Klockenga b. 1883, d. 1951

Citations

  1. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 138.
  2. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011, Barnhard Jacob Bruns.
  3. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  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.
  5. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  6. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  7. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Bernice Lessen - 24 August 1981.

Bernice Josephine Bruns1,2,3,4

b. 30 May 1911, d. 22 August 1981
  • Name-Married: Bernice Lessen1
  • Birth*: 30 May 1911; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois5,2,3,4
  • Baptism: 18 August 1911; St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Emden, Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Residence: 1920; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Occupation*: 1930; Servant7
  • Residence: 1930; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois7
  • Marriage*: 14 January 1931; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Joe (Johannes Janssen) Lessen1,3
  • Residence*: 1940; West Lincoln Twp., Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Religion*: Member of St. John's Lutheran Church at Hartsburg3
  • Death*: 22 August 1981; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois2,3
  • Burial*: 25 August 1981; Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2,3
  • Last Edited: 23 Oct 2015

Family: Joe (Johannes Janssen) Lessen b. 14 Aug 1908, d. 19 Aug 1980

Citations

  1. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 193.
  2. [S29] William R. Detmers, Hartsburg Union Cemetery (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, 2007), p. 69.
  3. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Bernice Lessen - 24 August 1981.
  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. 52.
  5. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  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.
  8. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Nora Mae Lockenour - 12 December 2001.

Carol Ann Bruns1

b. 7 February 1945, d. 20 December 1994
  • Name-Married: Carol Logan3
  • Birth*: 7 February 1945; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Graduation*: San Jose High School, San Jose, Mason Co., Illinois3
  • Residence*: 1988; Pekin, Tazewell Co., Illinois4
  • Employer*: Bessler Tax Accounting, Pekin, Tazewell Co., Illinois1
  • Death*: 20 December 1994; Pekin, Tazewell Co., Illinois; Died at Peoria1
  • Obituary: 21 December 1994; Lincoln Courier1
  • Burial*: 23 December 1994; Green Hill Cemetery, Prairie Creek Twp., Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Last Edited: 16 Apr 2018

Citations

  1. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Carol Logan - 21 December 1994.
  2. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Mayme Bruns - 31 August 2004.
  3. [S28] Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, History of Logan County, Illinois: 1982 (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, 1982), p. 211.
  4. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Lawrence Bruns - 27 December 1988.

Catherine Bruns1

b. March 1886, d. 1936
  • Name-Married: Catherine Conklen1
  • Birth (alt): 18802
  • Birth*: March 1886; Germany3
  • Residence*: 1900; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Marriage*: 19 December 1900; St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Emden, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Onno G. Conklen1,4
  • Death*: 19362
  • Burial*: Coloma Twp. Cemetery, Rock Falls, Whiteside Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 11 Sep 2016

Family: Onno G. Conklen b. 4 Apr 1879, d. 27 Oct 1943

Citations

  1. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 138.
  2. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Catherine Conklen.
  3. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.
  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. 250.

Claus Leslie Bruns Sr.1,2,3

b. 7 April 1897, d. 18 July 1956
  • Birth*: 7 April 1897; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois1,2,3
  • Residence*: 1900; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Residence: 1910; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Occupation*: between 1920 and 1940; Retail Merchant6,7,8
  • Residence: 1920; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Residence: 1930; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois7
  • Residence: 1940; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois8
  • Occupation: Department Manager for Montgomery Ward at Peoria3
  • Death*: 18 July 1956; Peoria, Peoria Co., Illinois; Died at Lincoln1,3
  • Burial*: 21 July 1956; Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2,3
  • Last Edited: 19 Feb 2018

Family:

Citations

  1. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 77.
  2. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Clausy Leslie Bruns Sr.
  3. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Claus Bruns - 20 July 1956.
  4. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.
  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.
  7. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  8. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.

Clausy Leslie Bruns Jr.1,2

b. 4 June 1922, d. 15 February 1929
  • Birth*: 4 June 1922; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Death*: 15 February 1929; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Burial*: 18 February 1929; Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 10 Nov 2016

Citations

  1. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 77.
  2. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011, Clausy Leslie Bruns.

Dorothy Florence (Doretha) Bruns1,2,3

b. 18 January 1903, d. 23 October 1994
  • Name-Married: Dorothy Menhusen1
  • Birth (alt): 8 January 1903; St. Louis, Missouri4,3
  • Birth*: 18 January 1903; Missouri2,5
  • Baptism: 20 December 1906; Zion Methodist Church, Emden and Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Residence: 1910; St. Louis, St. Louis Co., Missouri2
  • Residence: 1920; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Marriage*: 20 December 1928; Zion Methodist Church, Emden, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Louis Emil Menhusen7
  • Marriage (alt): 28 December 1928; Illinois; Principal=Louis Emil Menhusen4
  • Residence: 1930; Buffalo Twp., Jewell Co., Kansas8
  • Residence: 1940; Buffalo Twp., Jewell Co., Kansas9
  • Residence: 1971; Jewell, Kansas10
  • Residence*: 1990; Anthony, Kansas1
  • Religion*: Member of the Assembly of God Church at Jewell, Kansas4
  • Death*: 23 October 1994; Jewell, Kansas; Died at Attica, Kansas5,4
  • Burial*: 26 October 1994; Jewell City Cemetery, Jewell, Jewell Co., Kansas4
  • Last Edited: 10 Aug 2016

Family: Louis Emil Menhusen b. 9 Jun 1904, d. 28 Nov 1978

Citations

  1. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Elsie Payne - 11 July 1990.
  2. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  3. [S137] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Methodist Church Vital Records: 1824-2009". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014, Zion, Emden, p. 18-19.
  4. [S37] News Article, Miscellaneous Newspapers, Obituary of Dorothy Menhusen - Lawrence (Kansas) Journal-World - 25 October 1994.
  5. [S23] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Death Index ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  6. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  7. [S137] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Methodist Church Vital Records: 1824-2009". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014, Zion Methodist Church, Emden.
  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. 138.

Edgar Russel Bruns1,2

b. 17 October 1899, d. 3 November 1949
  • Birth*: 17 October 1899; Illinois1,2
  • Residence*: 1900; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Residence: 1910; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Occupation*: 1920; Clerk4
  • Residence: 1920; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Marriage*: 24 March 1924; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Cecil Corriene Musgrove5,6
  • Occupation: 1930; Farmhand7
  • Residence: 1930; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois7
  • Occupation: 1940; Farmer8
  • Residence: 1940; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois8
  • Death*: 3 November 19499
  • Last Edited: 25 Feb 2018

Family: Cecil Corriene Musgrove b. 20 Dec 1899, d. 14 Nov 1987

Citations

  1. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.
  2. [S17] United States Selective Service System. "World War I Draft Registration Cards: 1917-1918". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2005.
  3. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  4. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  5. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 102.
  6. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Cecil Bruns - 16 November 1987.
  7. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  8. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  9. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 77.

Eileen Mae Bruns1,2

b. 24 March 1918, d. 1 July 2003
  • Name-Married: Eileen Newby1
  • Birth*: 24 March 19182,3
  • Residence: 1920; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Residence: 1930; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Marriage*: 1941; Principal=Lee Newby6
  • Residence*: 1981; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Death*: 1 July 20032,3
  • Last Edited: 4 Jun 2016

Family: Lee Newby b. 1 Oct 1912, d. 5 Nov 1988

Citations

  1. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Bernice Lessen - 24 August 1981.
  2. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Bernice J. Bruns Lessen.
  3. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Eileen Newby - 2 July 2003.
  4. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  5. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  6. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 104.

Elsie May Bruns1

b. 4 February 1905, d. 10 July 1990
  • Name-Married: Elsie Payne
  • Name-Married: Elsie Miller
  • Birth*: 4 February 1905; St. Louis, Missouri3,2
  • Baptism: 20 December 1906; Zion Methodist Church, Emden and Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Residence: 1910; St. Louis, St. Louis Co., Missouri4
  • Residence: 1920; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Marriage*: 27 February 1926; Zion Methodist Church, Emden and Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Henry (Heinrich Wilhelm) Miller2,6
  • Residence*: 1930; Boynton Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois3
  • Residence: 1940; East Peoria, Tazewell Co., Illinois7
  • Widowed*: 29 March 19772
  • Marriage*: 20 May 1979; Morton, Tazewell Co., Illinois; Principal=Everett E. "Stiffie" Payne8
  • Employer*: Peoria Tent and Awning Co.; St. Francis Hospital at Peoria2
  • Religion*: Member of the United Methodist Church at East Peoria2
  • Death*: 10 July 1990; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois; Died at Lincoln2
  • Obituary: 11 July 1990; Lincoln Courier2
  • Burial*: 13 July 1990; Fon du Lac Township Cemetery, East Peoria, Tazewell Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 13 Jun 2018

Family 1: Henry (Heinrich Wilhelm) Miller b. 21 Aug 1900, d. 29 Mar 1977

Family 2: Everett E. "Stiffie" Payne b. 30 Oct 1904, d. 3 Feb 1993

Citations

  1. [S137] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Methodist Church Vital Records: 1824-2009". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014, Zion, Emden, p. 18-19.
  2. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Elsie Payne - 11 July 1990.
  3. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  4. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  5. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  6. [S137] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Methodist Church Vital Records: 1824-2009". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014, Zion, Emden, p. 88.
  7. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  8. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Everett Payne - 4 February 1993.
  9. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 205.

George Bruns1

b. 25 May 1880, d. 31 May 1909
  • Name-Baptism: Gerjet Bruns2
  • Birth*: 25 May 1880; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois3,4
  • Baptism: 15 August 1880; Hartsburg Methodist Church, Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Occupation*: 1900; Farmer5
  • Residence*: 1900; Prairie Creek Twp., Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Death*: 31 May 1909; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois3,4
  • Burial*: 2 June 1909; Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Last Edited: 27 Feb 2018

Citations

  1. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 76.
  2. [S137] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Methodist Church Vital Records: 1824-2009". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014, Hartsburg, p. 132.
  3. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 138.
  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. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.

George E. Bruns1

b. 30 January 1901
  • Birth*: 30 January 1901; Logan Co., Illinois1,2
  • Residence*: 1910; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Occupation*: 1920; Clerk3
  • Residence: 1920; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Marriage*: 11 March 1922; Principal=Zella Ramona Shirley2,4
  • Marriage*: 26 December 1938; Principal=Virginia Mylinsky2
  • Marriage*: 29 June 1957; Principal=Katherine M. Klein2
  • Last Edited: 12 Nov 2012

Family 1: Zella Ramona Shirley b. 17 Nov 1900, d. 28 Oct 1933

Family 2: Virginia Mylinsky d. 21 Jun 1952

Family 3: Katherine M. Klein b. 5 Apr 1902, d. 14 May 1999

Citations

  1. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  2. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 77.
  3. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  4. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 113.

George Lee "Shorty" Bruns1

d. 31 January 2010
  • Birth*:
  • Marriage*: 19 March 1949; Marshall, Illinois; Principal=Mary Ellen Reiners1,2
  • Death*: 31 January 20102
  • Last Edited: 24 Oct 2017

Family: Mary Ellen Reiners b. 28 Dec 1931, d. 21 Apr 2013

Citations

  1. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 77.
  2. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Mary Ellen Bruns - 23 April 2013.

Hannah (Johanna Margareta) Bruns1,2

b. 20 April 1883, d. 5 January 1925
  • Name-Married: Hannah Klokkenga3
  • Birth*: 20 April 1883; Twixlum, Kreisfreie Stadt Emden, Niedersachsen, Germany4
  • Immigration*: 1895; From Germany to America with her Parents, Brothers and Sisters settling at Emden4
  • Marriage*: 17 February 1904; St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Emden, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Nanke Harms Klokkenga2,5
  • Residence: 1910; Boynton Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois6
  • Residence*: 1920; Prairie Creek Twp., Logan Co., Illinois7
  • Death*: 5 January 1925; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Burial*: 8 January 1925; Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Last Edited: 22 Apr 2018

Family: Nanke Harms Klokkenga b. 28 Nov 1879, d. 6 Sep 1938

Citations

  1. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011, Johanna Margaret Klokkenga.
  2. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 187.
  3. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 138.
  4. [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), 3 - 1925.
  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. 252.
  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. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 179.
  9. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 170.

Harold Henry Bruns1,2,3

b. 28 September 1898, d. 25 November 1963
  • Birth*: 28 September 18982,3
  • Residence: 1900; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Residence: 1910; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Occupation: 1920; Salesman6
  • Residence: 1920; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Marriage*: 27 December 1921; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Bessie Mae Laugharn1,2,7
  • Occupation: 1930; Farm Implement Merchant8
  • Residence*: 1930; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois8
  • Occupation: 1940; Monument Company Salesman9
  • Residence: 1940; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois9
  • Occupation*: Machinery and Automobile Business Operator, Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Death*: 25 November 19632
  • Burial*: Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois10
  • Last Edited: 29 May 2018

Family: Bessie Mae Laugharn b. 30 Nov 1896, d. 26 Apr 1980

Citations

  1. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 94.
  2. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 77.
  3. [S17] United States Selective Service System. "World War I Draft Registration Cards: 1917-1918". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2005.
  4. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.
  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.
  7. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Bessie Bruns - 28 April 1980.
  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. [S29] William R. Detmers, Hartsburg Union Cemetery (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, 2007).

Henry H. Bruns1,2

b. 15 March 1873, d. 2 August 1944
  • Birth*: 15 March 1873; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois4,3,5,2
  • Residence: 1880; Prairie Creek Twp., Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Marriage*: 7 April 1896; Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Adeline Van Gerpen7
  • Marriage (alt)*: 8 April 1896; Zion Methodist Church, Emden and Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois8
  • Occupation*: 1900; Farmer4
  • Residence*: 1900; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Occupation: 1910; Hardware and Implement Merchant9
  • Notes: 1910; Mayor of Hartsburg, Illinois5,10
  • Residence: 1910; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois9
  • Baptism: 21 September 1910; Zion Methodist Church, Emden and Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois11
  • Occupation: 1920; Retail Merchant12
  • Notes*: between 1920 and 1933; President of the Board of Education at Hartsburg, Illinois5
  • Residence: 1920; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois12
  • Occupation: between 1930 and 1940; Farmer13,14
  • Residence: 1930; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois13
  • Residence: 1940; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois14
  • Death*: 2 August 1944; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois3,5,2
  • Burial*: 5 August 1944; Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3,2
  • Last Edited: 5 Oct 2016

Family: Adeline Van Gerpen b. 14 Aug 1876, d. 31 Dec 1957

Citations

  1. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 117.
  2. [S29] William R. Detmers, Hartsburg Union Cemetery (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, 2007), p. 1.
  3. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  4. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.
  5. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 76.
  6. [S6] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1880". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  7. [S35] Illinois State Archives. "Illinois Statewide Marriage Index: 1763-1900". Database. Illinois Secretary of State.
  8. [S137] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Methodist Church Vital Records: 1824-2009". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014, Zion, Emden & Hartsburg, p. 200-201.
  9. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  10. [S8] Lawrence Beaumont Stringer, History of Logan Co., Illinois (Chicago, Illinois: Pioneer Publishing Co., 1911), p. 619.
  11. [S137] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Methodist Church Vital Records: 1824-2009". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014, Zion, Emden, p. 20-21.
  12. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  13. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  14. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  15. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 77.

Hilbert W. Bruns1,2

b. 1 April 1913, d. 3 July 1977
  • Birth*: 1 April 19132,4
  • Residence: 1930; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Marriage*: 21 August 1937; Principal=Blanche Romaine Leesman6,7
  • Occupation*: 1940; Gasoline Station Operator8
  • Residence*: 1940; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois8
  • Death*: 3 July 19779,4
  • Burial*: Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Last Edited: 6 Jan 2017

Family: Blanche Romaine Leesman b. 20 Oct 1916, d. 23 Sep 1967

Citations

  1. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 74.
  2. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 77.
  3. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  4. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Hilbert W. Bruns.
  5. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  6. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 96.
  7. [S28] Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, History of Logan County, Illinois: 1982 (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, 1982), p. 211.
  8. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  9. [S28] Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, History of Logan County, Illinois: 1982 (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, 1982), p. 394.

Hilma Grace Bruns1,2,3

b. 28 July 1908, d. 18 January 1995
  • Name-Married: Hilma Luken1
  • Birth*: 28 July 1908; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois2,5
  • Baptism: 18 July 1909; Zion Methodist Church, Emden and Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Residence: 1920; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois7
  • Marriage*: 8 December 1929; Zion Methodist Church, Emden and Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Louis H. Luken8
  • Residence*: 1930; Prairie Creek Twp., Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Residence: 1940; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois9
  • Death*: 18 January 1995; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Death (alt): 19 January 1995; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Last Edited: 13 Aug 2016

Family: Louis H. Luken b. 5 Mar 1907, d. 9 Apr 1996

Citations

  1. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  2. [S23] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Death Index ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  3. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Albert Bruns.
  4. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 138.
  5. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Hilma Grace Bruns Luken.
  6. [S137] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Methodist Church Vital Records: 1824-2009". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014, Zion, Emden, p. 18-19.
  7. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  8. [S137] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Methodist Church Vital Records: 1824-2009". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014, Zion, Emden, p. 90.
  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. 135.

Hinderk "Henry J." Bruns1,2,3

b. 9 September 1832, d. 15 March 1896
  • Family History*: Henry Bruns Family History4
  • Birth*: 9 September 1832; Twixlum, Weser-Ems, Emden, Ostfriesland, Germany5,4,6
  • Marriage*: 10 March 1859; Twixlum, Weser-Ems, Emden, Ostfriesland, Germany; Principal=Hilda (Hilke) Albertson1,2
  • Occupation*: Sailor2
  • Marriage (alt): 1860; Rysum, Landkreis Aurich, Niedersachsen, Germany; Principal=Hilda (Hilke) Albertson4,7
  • Family*: Eleven Childred - Five Died in Infancy; Principal=Hilda (Hilke) Albertson4
  • Immigration*: 1868; From Germany to America arriving at New York City in April 1868 then to Pekin, Illinois finally to Emden, Illinois2
  • Occupation: 1880; Farmer5
  • Residence*: 1880; Prairie Creek Twp., Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Death*: 15 March 18966
  • Burial*: Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Last Edited: 21 Oct 2018

Family: Hilda (Hilke) Albertson b. 15 Apr 1841, d. 16 Jan 1914

Citations

  1. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  2. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 76.
  3. [S137] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Methodist Church Vital Records: 1824-2009". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014, Hartsburg, p. 133.
  4. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 138.
  5. [S6] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1880". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  6. [S29] William R. Detmers, Hartsburg Union Cemetery (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, 2007), p. 1.
  7. [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), 32 - 1913.
  8. [S137] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Methodist Church Vital Records: 1824-2009". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014, Zion, Emden & Hartsburg, p. 230-231.

Irene Marie Bruns1,2,3

b. 14 September 1906, d. 21 April 1917
  • Birth*: 14 September 1906; near Emden, Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Baptism: 20 December 1906; Zion Methodist Church, Emden and Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Death*: 21 April 1917; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois1,2,3
  • Burial*: Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 10 Aug 2016

Citations

  1. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 138.
  2. [S29] William R. Detmers, Hartsburg Union Cemetery (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, 2007), p. 3.
  3. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011, Irene Marie Bruns.
  4. [S137] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Methodist Church Vital Records: 1824-2009". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014, Zion, Emden, p. 18-19.

Jacob Janssen Bruns1,2

  • Last Edited: 8 Nov 2016

Family: Geeske Hinderks Brunjes

Citations

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

Jacob Janssen Bruns Sr.1,2,3

b. 1 December 1836, d. 22 April 1918
  • Family History*: Jacob Bruns Family History1
  • Birth*: 1 December 1836; Germany2
  • Marriage*: 4 December 1870; Rysum, Landkreis Aurich, Niedersachsen, Germany; Principal=Alta (Aaltje Jurgen) Weets1,3
  • Immigration*: 1895; From Ostfriesland, Germany to Emden1,4
  • Occupation*: 1900; Shoemaker1,4
  • Residence*: 1900; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Death*: 22 April 1918; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois1,2
  • Burial*: 24 April 1918; Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 21 Oct 2018

Family: Alta (Aaltje Jurgen) Weets b. 30 Sep 1847, d. 8 Apr 1919

Citations

  1. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 138.
  2. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011, Jacob J. Bruns.
  3. [S157] Ancestry.com. "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages and Burials: 1519-1969". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2016.
  4. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.

Jacob W. Bruns1,2

b. 3 July 1876, d. 23 February 1934
  • Birth (alt): 2 July 18764
  • Birth*: 3 July 1876; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Residence*: 1880; Prairie Creek Twp., Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Baptism: 15 August 1880; Hartsburg Methodist Church, Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Marriage*: 4 September 1901; Clayton, Missouri; Principal=Tena Alberta Sampen1,7,8
  • Occupation*: between 1910 and 1930; Barber2,9,10
  • Residence: 1910; St. Louis, St. Louis Co., Missouri2
  • Residence: 1920; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois9
  • Residence: 1930; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois10
  • Death*: 23 February 1934; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Burial*: 25 February 1934; Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Last Edited: 25 Apr 2018

Family: Tena Alberta Sampen b. 28 Aug 1878, d. 26 Nov 1965

Citations

  1. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Elsie Payne - 11 July 1990.
  2. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  3. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 76.
  4. [S137] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Methodist Church Vital Records: 1824-2009". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014, Hartsburg, p. 132.
  5. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011, Jacob Bruns.
  6. [S6] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1880". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  7. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 138.
  8. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 234.
  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.

Jakob Bernhard Bruns1

b. 27 June 1901, d. 18 January 1903
  • Birth*: 27 June 19011
  • Baptism: 25 July 1901; St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Emden, Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Death*: 18 January 19032
  • Burial*: 20 January 19032
  • Last Edited: 13 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. 125.
  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. 284.

Jane Bruns1,2

b. 16 April 1934, d. 16 April 1934
  • Birth*: 16 April 1934; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Death*: 16 April 1934; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois1,2
  • Burial*: Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 4 Feb 2019

Citations

  1. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 77.
  2. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Jane Bruns.

Jennie Bruns1

b. circa 1880
  • Birth*: circa 1880; Illinois2
  • Residence*: 1880; Prairie Creek Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 4 Oct 2012

Citations

  1. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 76.
  2. [S6] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1880". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.

John Bruns1

b. circa July 1878, d. 1 July 1879
  • Birth*: circa July 18781
  • Death*: 1 July 18791
  • Burial*: 2 July 1879; near Emden, Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Last Edited: 9 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. 230-231.

Kate A. Bruns1,2

b. 24 March 1886, d. 17 February 1961
  • Name-Married: Kate Diekhoff1
  • Birth*: 24 March 18862
  • Marriage*: 15 January 1908; St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Emden, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=John J. Diekhoff1,4
  • Death*: 17 February 19612
  • Burial*: Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 12 Sep 2016

Family: John J. Diekhoff b. 28 Jan 1883, d. 23 Jun 1966

Citations

  1. [S55] Emden Historical Book Update Committee, Emden, Illinois 125th Anniversary: 1871-1996 (Emden, Illinois: Emden, Ill. Historical Book Update Committee, 1996), p. 76.
  2. [S29] William R. Detmers, Hartsburg Union Cemetery (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, 2007), p. 61.
  3. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 138.
  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. 254.

Lawrence Frederick Bruns1

b. 24 March 1912, d. 25 December 1988
  • Birth*: 24 March 1912; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois3,4
  • Baptism: 11 August 1912; Zion Methodist Church, Emden, Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Residence: 1920; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Residence: 1930; Prairie Creek Twp., Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Residence: 1940; Prairie Creek Twp., Logan Co., Illinois7
  • Marriage*: 17 February 1944; St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Emden, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Mayme Gertrude Klokkenga4,8
  • Residence*: 1971; San Jose, Mason Co., Illinois2
  • Occupation*: Farmer4
  • Religion*: Member of the United Methodist Church at San Jose4
  • Death*: 25 December 1988; San Jose, Mason Co., Illinois; Died at Lincoln4
  • Obituary: 27 December 1988; Lincoln Courier4
  • Burial*: 28 December 1988; Green Hill Cemetery, Prairie Creek Twp., Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Last Edited: 31 Oct 2018

Family: Mayme Gertrude Klokkenga b. 10 Oct 1919, d. 29 Aug 2004

Citations

  1. [S137] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Methodist Church Vital Records: 1824-2009". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014, Zion, Emden, Illinois, p. 20.
  2. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 138.
  3. [S28] Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, History of Logan County, Illinois: 1982 (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, 1982), p. 211.
  4. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Lawrence Bruns - 27 December 1988.
  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. [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. 324.
  9. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Mayme Bruns - 31 August 2004.