Benjamin B. Leesman1,2,3

b. 15 April 1899, d. 4 October 1973
  • Name-Baptism: Heinrich Behrend Bernhard Liesmann4
  • Birth*: 15 April 1899; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois3,5,4,6
  • Baptism: 23 July 1899; St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Emden, Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Residence: 1900; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois7
  • Education*: 1905; Attended Hartsburg Elementary School8
  • Residence: 1910; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Residence*: 1920; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Marriage*: 28 December 1920; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Abigail J. Iles3,6
  • Migration*: 1921; To Harmon, Lee Co., Illinois3
  • Occupation*: between 1930 and 1940; Farmer9,10
  • Residence: 1930; Harmon Twp., Lee Co., Illinois9
  • Migration: 1936; To a farm east of Hartsburg, Illinois3
  • Residence: 1940; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois10
  • Migration: 1945; To Lincoln, Illinois3
  • Retirement*: 1951; From Central Illinois Light Co.3
  • Occupation: Farmer6
  • Religion*: St. Patricks Church, Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Employer*: Central Illinois Electric & Gas6
  • Residence: 1971; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Religion: Member of St. Patrick's Catholic Church at Lincoln6
  • Death*: 4 October 1973; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois5,6
  • Obituary: 5 October 1973; Lincoln Courier6
  • Burial*: 6 October 1973; Holy Cross Cemetery, Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Last Edited: 5 Apr 2019

Family: Abigail J. Iles b. 17 Jun 1900, d. 1 Dec 1993

Citations

  1. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  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. 96.
  4. [S145] Ancestry.com. "Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records: 1875-1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015, St. Peter, Emden, p. 118.
  5. [S23] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Death Index ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  6. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Ben Leesman - 5 October 1973.
  7. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.
  8. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 62.
  9. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  10. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.

Bertha Louise "Bessie" Leesman1,2

b. October 1899, d. 1991
  • Name-Married: Bessie Schalk1
  • Birth*: October 1899; Illinois3
  • Residence*: 1900; West Lincoln Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Death*: 19914
  • Last Edited: 1 Dec 2015

Citations

  1. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 96.
  2. [S32] Ancestry.com. "Ancestry.com Public Member Trees". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah.
  3. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.
  4. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Carl William Leesman.

Blanche Romaine Leesman1,2

b. 20 October 1916, d. 23 September 1967
  • Name-Married: Blanche Bruns
  • Birth*: 20 October 1916; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois4,2
  • Residence*: 1920; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Residence: 1930; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Graduation*: 1934; Hartsburg High School, Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Marriage*: 21 August 1937; Principal=Hilbert W. Bruns7,8
  • Residence: 1940; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois9
  • Religion*: Member of the Methodist Church at Hartsburg2
  • Death*: 23 September 1967; near Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois10,2
  • Obituary: 24 September 1967; Bloomington Pantagraph2
  • Burial*: 26 September 1967; Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois11
  • Last Edited: 23 Jul 2018

Family: Hilbert W. Bruns b. 1 Apr 1913, d. 3 Jul 1977

Citations

  1. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 77.
  2. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Blanche Bruns - 24 September 1967.
  3. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  4. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  5. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  6. [S143] Hartsburg-Emden High School Alumni Association, Hartsburg-Emden High School Graduates: 1921-2013 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg-Emden High School Alumni Association, 2013).
  7. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 96.
  8. [S28] Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, History of Logan County, Illinois: 1982 (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, 1982), p. 211.
  9. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  10. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 75.
  11. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Blanche Bruns - 25 September 1967.

Carl Mino Leesman1,2

b. 7 January 1874, d. December 1962
  • Birth*: 7 January 1874; West Lincoln Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3,2
  • Residence*: 1880; West Lincoln Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Death*: December 1962; South Dakota2
  • Last Edited: 15 Mar 2014

Citations

  1. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 96.
  2. [S32] Ancestry.com. "Ancestry.com Public Member Trees". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah.
  3. [S6] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1880". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.

Carl William Leesman1,2,3

b. 18 March 1886, d. September 1957
  • Birth*: 18 March 1886; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois1,2,3
  • Residence*: 1900; West Lincoln Twp., Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Residence: 1918; Marinette Co., Wisconsin1
  • Occupation*: between 1920 and 1940; Farmer6,7,8
  • Residence: 1920; Athelstane, Marinette Co., Wisconsin8
  • Marriage*: 22 April 1926; Bloomington, Illinois; Principal=Katherine Christina Wilmert3,9
  • Residence: 1930; Hittle Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois6
  • Residence: 1940; East Lincoln Twp., Logan Co., Illinois7
  • Residence: 1942; East Lincoln Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Death*: September 19573
  • Burial*: Atlanta Cemetery, Atlanta Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Last Edited: 1 Dec 2015

Family: Katherine Christina Wilmert b. 1885, d. 17 Nov 1955

Citations

  1. [S17] United States Selective Service System. "World War I Draft Registration Cards: 1917-1918". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2005.
  2. [S18] Ancestry.com. "World War II Draft Registration Cards: 1942". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  3. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Carl William Leesman.
  4. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 96.
  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.
  8. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  9. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Katherine Leesman - 18 November 1955.

Christina Leesman1

b. between 1867 and 1868, d. 1880
  • Birth*: between 1867 and 1868; Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Residence*: 1870; West Lincoln Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Residence: 1880; West Lincoln Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Death*: 18804
  • Last Edited: 15 Mar 2014

Citations

  1. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 96.
  2. [S12] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1870". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.
  3. [S6] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1880". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  4. [S32] Ancestry.com. "Ancestry.com Public Member Trees". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah.

Clara Jennie Leesman1,2,3,4

b. 29 December 1903, d. 24 June 1907
  • Birth*: 29 December 1903; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Baptism: 24 April 1904; St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Emden, Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Death*: 24 June 19071,3
  • Burial*: 26 June 1907; Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3,5
  • Last Edited: 13 Sep 2016

Citations

  1. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 96.
  2. [S8] Lawrence Beaumont Stringer, History of Logan Co., Illinois (Chicago, Illinois: Pioneer Publishing Co., 1911), Vol. 2, p. 58.
  3. [S29] William R. Detmers, Hartsburg Union Cemetery (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, 2007), p. 9.
  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. 135.
  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. 288.

Clara Madge Leesman1,2

b. 28 February 1918, d. 30 April 2005
  • Name-Married: Clara Beasley
  • Birth*: 28 February 1918; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois1,4,2
  • Residence*: 1920; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Residence: 1930; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Graduation*: 1936; Hartsburg High School, Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Marriage*: 3 April 1938; Delavan, Tazewell Co., Illinois; Principal=Chesley A. Beasley7,4
  • Residence: 1940; Delavan, Tazewell Co., Illinois8
  • Religion*: Trinity Lutheran Church, Pekin, Tazewell Co., Illinois4
  • Death*: 30 April 2005; Pekin, Tazewell Co., Illinois; Died at Pekin Hospital1,4
  • Obituary: 2 May 2005; Lincoln Courier9
  • Burial*: 3 May 2005; Glendale Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Elm Grove Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois4
  • Last Edited: 10 Jul 2018

Family: Chesley A. Beasley b. bt 1915 - 1916, d. 21 Aug 1977

Citations

  1. [S23] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Death Index ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  2. [S149] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Applications & Claims ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015.
  3. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  4. [S57] News Article, The Peoria Journal Star, Peoria, Illinois, Obituary of Clara Beasley - 1 May 2005.
  5. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  6. [S143] Hartsburg-Emden High School Alumni Association, Hartsburg-Emden High School Graduates: 1921-2013 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg-Emden High School Alumni Association, 2013).
  7. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 96.
  8. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  9. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Clara Beasley - 2 May 2005.

Clarence Wilhelm Leesman1,2

b. 22 June 1909, d. 31 December 1996
  • Birth*: 22 June 1909; Eminence Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3,4
  • Residence: 1910; Eminence Twp., Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Residence: 1920; Eminence Twp., Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Residence: 1930; Eminence Twp., Logan Co., Illinois7
  • Marriage*: 7 October 1934; Decatur, Illinois; Principal=Clara M. Gillard4
  • Occupation: 1940; Farmer8
  • Residence: 1940; Eminence Twp., Logan Co., Illinois8
  • Residence*: 1982; Atlanta, Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Occupation*: Self-Employed Agricultural Drainage Businessman4
  • Death*: 31 December 1996; Atlanta, Logan Co., Illinois; Died at Lincoln3,4
  • Burial*: 2 January 1997; Atlanta Cemetery, Atlanta Twp., Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Last Edited: 4 Nov 2016

Family: Clara M. Gillard b. 30 Nov 1911, d. 1 Sep 2007

Citations

  1. [S28] Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, History of Logan County, Illinois: 1982 (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, 1982), p. 395.
  2. [S145] Ancestry.com. "Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records: 1875-1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015, p. 59.
  3. [S23] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Death Index ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  4. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Clarence Leesman - 2 January 1997.
  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.

Claus (Klaas) Leesman1,2

b. 26 March 1888, d. 18 January 1977
  • Birth*: 26 March 1888; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3,4,5
  • Residence*: 1900; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Occupation: 1910; Farmhand7
  • Residence: 1910; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois7
  • Marriage*: 17 February 1915; St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Emden, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Katharina Margaretha Behrends8
  • Residence: 1917; Section 28, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois9
  • Occupation*: between 1920 and 1940; Farmer1,10,11
  • Residence: 1920; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Marriage*: 29 September 1920; Principal=Katherine Regena Glick2
  • Residence: 1930; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois10
  • Residence: 1940; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois11
  • Marriage*: 12 November 1942; Principal=Ruth Marie Wilmert12,4,5
  • Notes*: 1971; President of the Hartsburg Grain, Coal & Lumber Co.13
  • Notes: Director of the Hartsburg Bank and Member of the Hartsburg High School Board5
  • Religion*: Member of St. John's Lutheran Church at Hartsburg5
  • Obituary: 18 January 1977; Lincoln Courier5
  • Death*: 18 January 1977; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois3,5
  • Burial*: 20 January 1977; Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Last Edited: 13 Aug 2018

Family 1: Katharina Margaretha Behrends b. 28 Apr 1891, d. 11 Dec 1918

Family 2: Katherine Regena Glick b. 26 Jan 1892, d. 23 Nov 1933

Family 3: Ruth Marie Wilmert b. 17 Apr 1901, d. 18 Nov 1996

Citations

  1. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  2. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 96.
  3. [S23] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Death Index ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  4. [S28] Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, History of Logan County, Illinois: 1982 (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, 1982), p. 394.
  5. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Claus Leesman - 18 January 1977.
  6. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.
  7. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  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. 308.
  9. [S44] Prairie Farmer, Reliable Directory of Farmers and Breeders: Logan Co., Illinois (Chicago: Prairie Farmer, 1917), 9. 72.
  10. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  11. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  12. [S42] Hartsburg Historical Book Committee, Hartsburg Quasquicentennial Historical Book: 1971-1996 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Historical Book Committee, 1996), p. 59.
  13. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 34.

Cleo Clarence Leesman1

b. 5 April 1916
  • Birth*: 5 April 19162
  • Baptism: 22 June 19162
  • Last Edited: 16 Sep 2016

Citations

  1. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 167.
  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. 62.

Clyde Kobus Leesman1,2,3

b. 24 February 1915, d. 1 March 1998
  • Birth*: 24 February 1915; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois2,3
  • Baptism: 11 April 1915; St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Emden, Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Residence*: 1920; Harmon Twp., Lee Co., Illinois4
  • Residence: 1930; Harmon Twp., Lee Co., Illinois5
  • Occupation*: 1940; Farmer6
  • Residence: 1940; Harmon Twp., Lee Co., Illinois6
  • Marriage*: 28 February 1945; Sterling, Whiteside Co., Illinois; Married Eileen Olsson at the 2nd Avenue Lutheran Church parsonage7
  • Residence: 1965; Sterling, Illinois8
  • Death*: 1 March 1998; Rock Falls, Whiteside Co., Illinois7,9
  • Burial*: Riverside Cemetery, Sterling, Whiteside Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 6 Apr 2019

Citations

  1. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 96.
  2. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com.
  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. 61.
  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. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  7. [S37] News Article, Miscellaneous Newspapers, Obituary of Eileen Leesman - Sauk Valley Newspapers (Dixon-Sterling, IL) - June 25, 2011.
  8. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Kobus Leesman - 14 March 1965.
  9. [S23] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Death Index ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.

Cobus Leesman1

b. circa 1857
  • Birth*: circa 1857; Germany1
  • Immigration*: 9 November 1857; Departed Bremen, Germany aboard the "Achilles" arriving at New Orleans on 9 November 18571
  • Residence*: 1860; Lincoln Pct., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Residence: 1870; West Lincoln Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Last Edited: 1 Sep 2012

Citations

  1. [S36] Ira A. Glazier & P. William Filby, editors, Germans to America (Wilmington, Delaware: Scholarly Resources, Inc., 1991), Vol. 12, p. 34.
  2. [S13] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1860". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.
  3. [S12] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1870". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.

Cornelius Leesman1

b. 15 January 1888, d. September 1969
  • Marriage*: Principal=Anna Wilmert1
  • Birth*: 15 January 18882
  • Death*: September 1969; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 5 Nov 2016

Family: Anna Wilmert b. 5 Jul 1893, d. Aug 1967

Citations

  1. [S28] Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, History of Logan County, Illinois: 1982 (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, 1982), p. 394.
  2. [S23] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Death Index ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.

Dena Leesman1

b. 1 February 1894, d. 22 October 1980
  • Name-Married: Dena Fleener1
  • Birth*: 1 February 1894; Topeka, Mason Co., Illinois2
  • Marriage*: 20 January 1920; Peoria, Peoria Co., Illinois; Principal=James Harlan Fleener1,2
  • Religion*: Member of the United Methodist Church at Mason City2
  • Death*: 22 October 1980; Mason City, Illinois; Died at Lincoln2
  • Obituary: 23 October 1980; Bloomington Pantagraph
  • Burial*: 24 October 1980; Mason City Cemetery, Mason City, Mason Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 29 Jul 2018

Family: James Harlan Fleener d. 14 Dec 1972

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, Vol. 2, p. 69.
  2. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Dena Fleener - 23 October 1980.

Dena J. Leesman1,2

b. 6 April 1891, d. 18 November 1992
  • Name-Married: Dena Oltmanns2
  • Birth*: 6 April 1891; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois3,4
  • Residence: 1900; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Confirmation*: 12 April 1908; St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Emden, Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Residence*: 1910; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Marriage*: 19 February 1913; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Jacob Oltmanns6,4
  • Residence: 1920; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois7
  • Residence: 1930; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois8
  • Residence: 1940; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois9
  • Residence: 1971; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Religion*: Member of the United Methodist Church at Hartsburg4
  • Death*: 18 November 1992; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois; Died at Lincoln4
  • Burial*: 21 November 1992; Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Last Edited: 8 Aug 2017

Family: Jacob Oltmanns b. 3 Apr 1887, d. 28 Feb 1981

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. 96.
  3. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.
  4. [S37] News Article, Miscellaneous Newspapers, Obituary of Dena Oltmanns - Herald & Review (Decatur, IL) - November 19, 1992.
  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. 183.
  6. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 105.
  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.

Duane Eugene Leesman1

b. 26 May 1958, d. 26 May 1958
  • Death*: 26 May 19581
  • Birth*: 26 May 19581
  • Last Edited: 3 Sep 2012

Citations

  1. [S28] Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, History of Logan County, Illinois: 1982 (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, 1982), p. 395.

Edward J. Leesman1,2

b. 11 November 1921, d. 19 August 2009
  • Birth*: 11 November 1921; Harmon Twp., Lee Co, Illinois1,3
  • Residence: 1930; Harmon Twp., Lee Co., Illinois2
  • Residence*: 1940; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Military Service*: U.S. Army Veteran of WW II1
  • Notes*: between 1950 and 1960; Partner with his brother, Robert, in the Prairie Trails Inn, west of San Jose, Illinois1
  • Occupation*: 1971; Farmer1
  • Residence: 1971; Brooklyn, Wisconsin1
  • Residence: 1993; Albany, Wisconsin5
  • Death*: 19 August 2009; Mount Pulaski, Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Last Edited: 7 Jun 2016

Citations

  1. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 96.
  2. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  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.
  5. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Abigail Leesman - 1 December 1993.

Eilert "Albert" Leesman1,2

b. 19 October 1848, d. 18 April 1898
  • Birth*: 19 October 1848; Struckholt, Ostfriesland, Germany1,3,4
  • Immigration*: 9 November 1857; Departed Bremen, Germany aboard the "Achilles" arriving at New Orleans on 9 November 18571
  • Migration*: 1859; To Logan Co.5
  • Residence*: 1860; Lincoln Pct., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Residence: 1870; West Lincoln Twp., Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Marriage*: 18 June 1874; Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Mary Ann Kurtz7
  • Occupation*: 1880; Farmer8
  • Residence: 1880; West Lincoln Twp., Logan Co., Illinois8
  • Residence: 1886; East Lincoln Twp., Logan Co., Illinois9
  • Death*: 18 April 1898; Lawndale, Logan Co., Illinois3,4
  • Burial*: 20 April 1898; Old Union Cemetery, West Lincoln Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3,4
  • Last Edited: 25 Jan 2017

Family: Mary Ann Kurtz b. 24 Dec 1856, d. 10 Jul 1935

Citations

  1. [S36] Ira A. Glazier & P. William Filby, editors, Germans to America (Wilmington, Delaware: Scholarly Resources, Inc., 1991), Vol. 12, p. 34.
  2. [S13] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1860". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.
  3. [S24] Phyllis Vaughn-Bryson, Old Union Cemetery (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan County Genealogical & Historical Society, Inc., 2008), p. 149.
  4. [S145] Ancestry.com. "Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records: 1875-1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015, Immanuel, Lincoln, p. 343.
  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), 9 - 1898.
  6. [S12] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1870". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.
  7. [S35] Illinois State Archives. "Illinois Statewide Marriage Index: 1763-1900". Database. Illinois Secretary of State.
  8. [S6] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1880". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  9. [S91] [Anonymous], History of Logan County, Illinois: 1886 (Chicago: Interstate Publishing Co., 1886), p. 900.
  10. [S28] Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, History of Logan County, Illinois: 1982 (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, 1982), p. 156.
  11. [S28] Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, History of Logan County, Illinois: 1982 (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, 1982), p. 394.

Eilert Frederick Leesman1,2

b. 4 January 1894, d. August 1967
  • Birth*: 4 January 1894; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois2,3
  • Residence*: 1900; West Lincoln Twp., Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Marriage*: 9 February 1916; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Anna Margaret (Antje) Heineken4
  • Residence: 1942; Delavan, Tazewell Co., Illinois2
  • Death*: August 1967; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Last Edited: 6 Oct 2016

Family: Anna Margaret (Antje) Heineken b. 16 Jun 1897

Citations

  1. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.
  2. [S18] Ancestry.com. "World War II Draft Registration Cards: 1942". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  3. [S23] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Death Index ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  4. [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. 308.
  5. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 167.

Elmer Louis Leesman1,2

b. 30 January 1901, d. 31 July 1969
  • Birth*: 30 January 1901; West Lincoln Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3,2
  • Baptism: 16 March 1901; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Residence: 1910; Eminence Twp., Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Death*: 31 July 1969; Dallas, Dallas Co., Texas3,5
  • Last Edited: 23 Oct 2016

Citations

  1. [S28] Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, History of Logan County, Illinois: 1982 (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, 1982), p. 395.
  2. [S145] Ancestry.com. "Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records: 1875-1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015, Immanuel, Lincoln, p. 46.
  3. [S23] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Death Index ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  4. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  5. [S45] Ancestry.com. "State Death Collections". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah, Texas: 1903-2000.

Emelia Caroline Leesman1,2

b. May 1884, d. 16 June 1962
  • Name-Married: Amelia Ahrends1
  • Marriage*: Principal=Harm Dade Arends2
  • Birth*: May 1884; Illinois3,4
  • Residence*: 1900; West Lincoln Twp., Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Residence: 1930; Bloomington, McLean Co., Illinois5
  • Death*: 16 June 19622
  • Burial*: Park Hill Cemetery, Bloomington, McLean Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 24 May 2018

Family: Harm Dade Arends b. 26 Feb 1882, d. 19 Sep 1944

Citations

  1. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 96.
  2. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Emelia Caroline Leesman Ahrends.
  3. [S91] [Anonymous], History of Logan County, Illinois: 1886 (Chicago: Interstate Publishing Co., 1886), p. 900.
  4. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.
  5. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.

Emma Ida Christine Leesman1,2,3

b. 8 April 1902, d. 25 February 1992
  • Name-Married: Emma Anger
  • Birth*: 8 April 1902; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois5,6,7,3
  • Baptism: 3 August 1902; St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Emden, Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Residence: 1910; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Residence: 1920; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois8
  • Graduation*: 2 June 1922; Hartsburg High School, Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Marriage*: 1922; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=George F. Anger9,10,11
  • Residence: 1930; New York (Queens), Queens Co., New York10
  • Residence: 1940; Queens, Queens Co., New York12
  • Residence*: 1971; Sucassuna, New Jersey4
  • Death*: 25 February 1992; Broward Co., Florida5,6,7
  • Burial*: Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois7
  • Last Edited: 10 Nov 2019

Family: George F. Anger b. 28 Nov 1898, d. Apr 1969

Citations

  1. [S2] Anonymous, Hartsburg Community High School Commencement Program (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Community High School, 1922).
  2. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  3. [S145] Ancestry.com. "Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records: 1875-1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015, St. Peter's, Emden, p. 128.
  4. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 96.
  5. [S23] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Death Index ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  6. [S45] Ancestry.com. "State Death Collections". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah, Florida: 1877-1998.
  7. [S29] William R. Detmers, Hartsburg Union Cemetery (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, 2007), p. 9.
  8. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  9. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 97.
  10. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  11. [S32] Ancestry.com. "Ancestry.com Public Member Trees". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah.
  12. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.

Frederick Cobus Leesman1,2

b. 14 February 1876, d. 1955
  • Birth*: 14 February 1876; Illinois1,2
  • Residence*: 1880; West Lincoln Twp., Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Marriage*: 27 February 1900; Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Louise R. "Lula" Awe3,4
  • Occupation*: between 1910 and 1940; Farmer5,6,7,8
  • Residence: 1910; Eminence Twp., Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Residence: 1920; Eminence Twp., Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Residence: 1930; Eminence Twp., Logan Co., Illinois7
  • Residence: 1940; Eminence Twp., Logan Co., Illinois8
  • Death*: 19559
  • Burial*: Atlanta Cemetery, Atlanta Twp., Logan Co., Illinois9
  • Last Edited: 12 Sep 2013

Family: Louise R. "Lula" Awe b. 1879, d. 1953

Citations

  1. [S6] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1880". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  2. [S17] United States Selective Service System. "World War I Draft Registration Cards: 1917-1918". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2005.
  3. [S28] Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, History of Logan County, Illinois: 1982 (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, 1982), p. 394.
  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.
  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. [S31] Jean Pyle, compiler, Atlanta Cemetery (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society), p. 28.
  10. [S28] Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, History of Logan County, Illinois: 1982 (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, 1982), p. 395.

Friedrich Leesman1

b. circa 1857
  • Birth*: circa 1857; Germany1
  • Immigration*: 9 November 1857; Departed Bremen, Germany aboard the "Achilles" arriving at New Orleans on 9 November 18571
  • Last Edited: 31 Aug 2012

Citations

  1. [S36] Ira A. Glazier & P. William Filby, editors, Germans to America (Wilmington, Delaware: Scholarly Resources, Inc., 1991), Vol. 12, p. 34.

George W. Leesman1,2

b. 1883, d. 1954
  • Birth*: 18833
  • Marriage*: 10 January 1907; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Katherine E. Awe1,2
  • Death*: 19543
  • Burial*: Atlanta Cemetery, Atlanta Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Last Edited: 11 Dec 2016

Family: Katherine E. Awe b. 1885, d. 1951

Citations

  1. [S28] Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, History of Logan County, Illinois: 1982 (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, 1982), p. 394.
  2. [S145] Ancestry.com. "Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records: 1875-1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015, Immanuel, Lincoln, p. 314.
  3. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, George Leesman.
  4. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Katherine Awe Leesman.

Georgene Leesman1

b. 22 November 1924, d. 23 March 2004
  • Name-Married: Georgene Cross1
  • Birth*: 22 November 1924; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois2,3,4
  • Residence: 1930; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Residence: 1940; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Marriage*: 5 May 1945; Boise, Ada Co., Idaho; Principal=Wendell R. Cross1,4,6
  • Residence*: 1971; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Religion*: Member of St. John's Lutheran Church at Hartsburg4
  • Death*: 23 March 2004; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois; Died at Lincoln, Illinois3,4
  • Burial*: 26 March 2004; Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Last Edited: 26 Jun 2019

Family: Wendell R. Cross b. 8 Jul 1924, d. 12 May 2019

Citations

  1. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 96.
  2. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  3. [S23] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Death Index ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  4. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Georgene Cross - 24 March 2004.
  5. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  6. [S22] Ancestry.com. "State Marriage Collections". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah, Idaho: 1864-1967.

Henry (Hinrich) Leesman1,2

b. between 1838 and 1840
  • Birth*: between 1838 and 1840; Germany1,2
  • Immigration*: 9 November 1857; Departed Bremen, Germany aboard the "Achilles" arriving at New Orleans on 9 November 18571
  • Residence*: 1860; Lincoln Pct., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Residence: 1886; Iowa3
  • Residence: 1912; Des Moines, Iowa4
  • Last Edited: 1 Aug 2016

Citations

  1. [S36] Ira A. Glazier & P. William Filby, editors, Germans to America (Wilmington, Delaware: Scholarly Resources, Inc., 1991), Vol. 12, p. 34.
  2. [S13] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1860". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.
  3. [S91] [Anonymous], History of Logan County, Illinois: 1886 (Chicago: Interstate Publishing Co., 1886), p. 900.
  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), 29 - 1912.

Henry L. (Heinrich) Leesman1,2,3

b. 4 November 1860, d. 22 November 1926

  • Birth*: 4 November 1860; West Lincoln Twp., Logan Co., Illinois4,5
  • Residence: 1870; West Lincoln Twp., Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Residence: 1880; West Lincoln Twp., Logan Co., Illinois7
  • Migration*: 1882; To Orvil Twp., Logan Co.8
  • Residence: 1886; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois9
  • Marriage*: 25 March 1886; Mason Co., Illinois; Principal=Anna (Aje Klaassen) Behrends1,10
  • Occupation*: between 1900 and 1910; Farmer11,12
  • Residence: 1900; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois12
  • Notes*: 1910; Trustee for the Village of Hartsburg13
  • Residence: 1910; Farmer, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois11
  • Notes: 1911; Stockholder and Director of the Hartsburg Grain, Coal & Lumber Co.8
  • Residence: 1917; Section 28, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois14
  • Residence*: 1920; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Religion*: Evangelical Lutheran Church at Hartsburg8
  • Death*: 22 November 1926; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois5,1
  • Obituary: 24 November 1926; Bloomington Pantagraph15
  • Burial*: 25 November 1926; Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois5,2
  • Last Edited: 4 Jul 2018

Family: Anna (Aje Klaassen) Behrends b. 30 May 1861, d. 25 Mar 1931

Citations

  1. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 96.
  2. [S29] William R. Detmers, Hartsburg Union Cemetery (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, 2007), p. 9.
  3. [S145] Ancestry.com. "Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records: 1875-1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015, St. Peter's, Emden, p. 128.
  4. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  5. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  6. [S12] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1870". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.
  7. [S6] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1880". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  8. [S8] Lawrence Beaumont Stringer, History of Logan Co., Illinois (Chicago, Illinois: Pioneer Publishing Co., 1911), Vol. 2, p. 58.
  9. [S91] [Anonymous], History of Logan County, Illinois: 1886 (Chicago: Interstate Publishing Co., 1886), p. 900.
  10. [S35] Illinois State Archives. "Illinois Statewide Marriage Index: 1763-1900". Database. Illinois Secretary of State.
  11. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  12. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.
  13. [S8] Lawrence Beaumont Stringer, History of Logan Co., Illinois (Chicago, Illinois: Pioneer Publishing Co., 1911), p. 619.
  14. [S44] Prairie Farmer, Reliable Directory of Farmers and Breeders: Logan Co., Illinois (Chicago: Prairie Farmer, 1917), p. 72.
  15. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Henry Leesman - 24 November 1926.

Heye (Hye) Leesman1,2

b. 2 March 1862, d. 16 February 1955

  • Birth*: 2 March 1862; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Residence: 1870; West Lincoln Twp., Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Residence: 1880; West Lincoln Twp., Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Residence: 1886; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Marriage*: 29 December 1887; Mason Co., Illinois; Principal=Kate (Gertje Klaassen) Behrends1,7,8
  • Occupation*: 1900; Farmer9
  • Residence*: 1900; Pennsylvania Twp., Mason Co., Illinois9
  • Death*: 16 February 1955; Mason City, Mason Co., Illinois10
  • Burial*: Mason City Cemetery, Mason City, Mason Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 4 Jul 2018

Family: Kate (Gertje Klaassen) Behrends b. 19 Dec 1866, d. 24 Jun 1948

Citations

  1. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 74.
  2. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Hye Leesman.
  3. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 96.
  4. [S12] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1870". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.
  5. [S6] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1880". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  6. [S91] [Anonymous], History of Logan County, Illinois: 1886 (Chicago: Interstate Publishing Co., 1886), p. 900.
  7. [S35] Illinois State Archives. "Illinois Statewide Marriage Index: 1763-1900". Database. Illinois Secretary of State.
  8. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Kate Leesman - 25 June 1948.
  9. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.
  10. [S32] Ancestry.com. "Ancestry.com Public Member Trees". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah.
  11. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Dena Fleener - 23 October 1980.