Christina Mae Leslie1

b. 7 July 1926, d. 25 November 2010
  • Name-Married: Christina Mae Sherman1
  • Birth*: 7 July 1926; Bloomington, McLean Co., Illinois1
  • Residence: 1930; Bloomington, McLean Co., Illinois2
  • Graduation*: circa 1944; Holy Trinity High School, Bloomington, McLean Co., Illinois1
  • Residence*: 1946; Bloomington, McLean Co., Illinois3
  • Marriage*: 3 July 1949; Bloomington, McLean Co., Illinois; Principal=Harry George Sherman1,4
  • Employer*: U.S. Post Office for 21 years with 5 years as Postmaster at Atlanta, Illinois1
  • Notes*: Member of the American Legion Auxiliary, Atlanta Junior Women's Club and the Postmaster's Union1
  • Religion*: Member of the Christian Church at Atlanta1
  • Death*: 25 November 2010; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Burial*: 29 November 2010; Atlanta Cemetery, Atlanta Twp., Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Last Edited: 21 Aug 2013

Family: Harry George Sherman b. 19 Mar 1924, d. 14 Jun 2016

Citations

  1. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Christina M. Sherman - 29 November 2010.
  2. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  3. [S43] Ancestry.com. "U.S. City Directories: 1821-1989". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah.
  4. [S84] Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, compiler, This Is My Story - Logan Co. Veterans (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, 2003), p. 367.

David G. Leslie Sr.1,2

b. 8 March 1930, d. 27 November 2003
  • Birth*: 8 March 1930; Bloomington, McLean Co., Illinois4,2,1
  • Marriage*: 29 May 1980; Bloomington, McLean Co., Illinois; Married Phyllis Owens1
  • Death*: 27 November 2003; Bloomington, McLean Co., Illinois2,1
  • Burial*: 2 December 2003; East Lawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Bloomington, McLean Co., Illinois1
  • Last Edited: 16 Dec 2014

Citations

  1. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of David Leslie - 1 December 2003.
  2. [S23] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Death Index ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  3. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Christina M. Sherman - 29 November 2010.
  4. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.

David Theodore Leslie1,2

b. 25 January 1906, d. 11 March 1968
  • Birth*: 25 January 1906; Bloomington, McLean Co., Illinois3,4
  • Marriage*: 31 October 1925; Bloomington, McLean Co., Illinois; Principal=Florence Estelle Blakney1,3,4
  • Death*: 11 March 1968; Bloomington, McLean Co., Illinois4
  • Last Edited: 22 Apr 2014

Family: Florence Estelle Blakney b. 12 Mar 1908, d. 18 Feb 1995

Citations

  1. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Christina M. Sherman - 29 November 2010.
  2. [S43] Ancestry.com. "U.S. City Directories: 1821-1989". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah.
  3. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  4. [S32] Ancestry.com. "Ancestry.com Public Member Trees". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah.

Hattie May Leslie1

b. 14 November 1915, d. 23 October 2001
  • Name-Married: Hattie May Imming1
  • Birth*: 14 November 19152
  • Marriage*: 4 October 1934; Principal=Joseph R. Imming1,2
  • Death*: 23 October 20012
  • Burial*: St. Joseph's Cemetery, Pekin, Tazewell Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 10 Mar 2017

Family: Joseph R. Imming b. 12 Feb 1907, d. 28 Apr 1971

Citations

  1. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Thomas Imming - 21 January 2014.
  2. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Joseph R. Imming.

Isabelle Leslie1

  • Last Edited: 27 Sep 2017

Citations

  1. [S114] Green Valley Centennial Association, Green Valley, Illinois: 1872-1972 (Green Valley, Illinois: Green Valley Centennial Association, 1972), p. 109.

Mary Leslie1

b. between 1871 and 1872
  • Name-Married: Mary Beekman1
  • Marriage*: Principal=Nathaniel Green Beekman1
  • Birth*: between 1871 and 1872; Kentucky2
  • Occupation*: 1930; Restaurant Proprietor2
  • Residence*: 1930; San Jose, Mason Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 25 Apr 2016

Family: Nathaniel Green Beekman b. c 1859

Citations

  1. [S67] E. J. Buxton, San Jose Centennial Book (San Jose, Illinois: San Jose Women's Club, 1953), p. 82.
  2. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.

Alan Lee Lessen1,2,3

b. 23 June 1939, d. 27 February 1999
  • Birth*: 23 June 1939; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2,4,3,5
  • Residence: 1940; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Military Service*: between 1960 and 1966; Veteran of the U.S. Army Reserves6
  • Family*: Craig, Brad, Jill
  • Residence*: 1971; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois7
  • Residence: 1996; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois8
  • Death*: 27 February 1999; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois4,3,5
  • Burial*: 1 March 1999; Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3,5
  • Last Edited: 7 Aug 2013

Citations

  1. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 193.
  2. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  3. [S29] William R. Detmers, Hartsburg Union Cemetery (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, 2007), p. 66.
  4. [S23] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Death Index ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  5. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Alan L. Lessen - 2 March 1999.
  6. [S84] Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, compiler, This Is My Story - Logan Co. Veterans (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, 2003), p. 248.
  7. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 95.
  8. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Matilda H. Lessen - 10 November 1996.

Albert Janssen Lessen1,2,3

b. 7 October 1904, d. 19 April 1973
  • Birth*: 7 October 1904; Illinois4,2,5
  • Baptism: 30 October 1904; St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Emden, Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Residence: 1910; Prairie Creek Twp., Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Residence: 1920; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois7
  • Marriage*: 2 February 1928; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Pauline Ethel Marshall1,8
  • Occupation*: between 1930 and 1940; Farmer4,9
  • Residence: 1930; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Residence: 1940; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois9
  • Residence*: 1971; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Death*: 19 April 1973; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois5,8
  • Last Edited: 5 Sep 2016

Family: Pauline Ethel Marshall b. 9 Feb 1909, d. 7 May 1996

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. 71.
  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. 137.
  4. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  5. [S23] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Death Index ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  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. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Pauline Lessen - 8 May 1996.
  9. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  10. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Paul Lessen - 28 May 2010.

Albert Janssen Lessen1,2,3

b. 3 February 1903, d. 7 April 1904
  • Birth*: 3 February 1903; Logan Co., Illinois4,2,3
  • Baptism: 22 February 1903; St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Emden, Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Death*: 7 April 1904; Logan Co., Illinois1,2,6
  • Burial*: 8 April 1904; Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2,7
  • Last Edited: 13 Sep 2016

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. 35.
  3. [S30] Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, Logan Co. Birth Records: 1878-1915., CD-ROM ), Book 4, p. 122.
  4. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  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. 131.
  6. [S75] Logan Co. Clerk, Logan County Death Records: 1878-1916., CD-ROM (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society), Book 4, p. 267.
  7. [S145] Ancestry.com. "Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records: 1875-1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015, St. Peter's, Emden, p. 286.

Anna Alberta Lessen1,2

b. 17 March 1913, d. 20 January 1934
  • Birth*: 17 March 1913; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois3,2,4
  • Baptism: 23 April 1913; St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Emden, Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Residence*: 1920; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Death*: 20 January 1934; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Death (alt): 21 January 19346,2,7
  • Burial*: 23 January 1934; Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2,4
  • Last Edited: 17 Oct 2016

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. 28.
  3. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  4. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  5. [S145] Ancestry.com. "Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records: 1875-1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015, St. Peter's, Emden, Vol. 2, p. 58.
  6. [S28] Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, History of Logan County, Illinois: 1982 (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, 1982), p. 468.
  7. [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. 380.

Anna Maria Lessen1,2,3

b. 5 December 1903, d. 16 July 1994
  • Name-Married: Anna Ranney1
  • Birth*: 5 December 1903; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois4,5
  • Baptism: 21 January 1904; St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Emden, Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Residence*: 1910; Highland Twp., Wapello Co., Iowa4
  • Residence: 1920; Highland Twp., Wapello Co., Iowa7
  • Residence: 1940; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Occupation*: between 1944 and 1969; American Distilling Co.8
  • Religion*: Member of St. John's Lutheran Church at Pekin8
  • Death*: 16 July 1994; Pekin, Tazewell Co., Illinois5
  • Burial*: 19 July 1994; Lakeside Cemetery, Pekin, Tazewell Co., Illinois5
  • Last Edited: 3 Sep 2016

Family:

Citations

  1. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 193.
  2. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  3. [S30] Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, Logan Co. Birth Records: 1878-1915., CD-ROM ), Book 4, p. 124.
  4. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  5. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Anna M. Ranney - 17 July 1994.
  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. 133.
  7. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  8. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Anna Ranney - 18 July 1994.

Antje Lessen1

b. 20 September 1828, d. circa February 1908
  • Name-Married: Antje Knotterus1
  • Birth*: 20 September 1828; Loquard, Landkreis Aurich, Niedersachsen, Germany1
  • Marriage*: 5 June 1858; Principal=Rudolph Remetius Knotterus1
  • Immigration*: 1887; From Germany to America settling near Hartsburg1
  • Migration*: To Washington, Iowa1
  • Death*: circa February 1908; Washington, Iowa1
  • Last Edited: 30 Jul 2016

Family: Rudolph Remetius Knotterus b. 8 Apr 1834, d. 27 Jan 1914

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), 6 - 1908.

Arend Cornelius "Arnie" Lessen1,2,3

b. 27 February 1897, d. 6 December 1941
  • Birth*: 27 February 1897; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois4,5,6
  • Baptism: 19 October 1899; St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Emden, Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Residence: 1900; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois7
  • Residence*: 1910; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Residence: 1920; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois8
  • Marriage*: 6 October 1925; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Engelina Mary "Lena" Luken5,9,10,11
  • Occupation*: between 1930 and 1940; Farmer10,12
  • Residence: 1930; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois10
  • Residence: 1940; East Lincoln Twp., Logan Co., Illinois12
  • Death*: 6 December 1941; East Lincoln Twp., Logan Co., Illinois1,5
  • Obituary: 7 December 1941; Bloomington Pantagraph13
  • Burial*: 8 December 1941; Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Last Edited: 8 Aug 2019

Family: Engelina Mary "Lena" Luken b. 4 Nov 1902, d. 5 Sep 1998

Citations

  1. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 193.
  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. 107.
  4. [S17] United States Selective Service System. "World War I Draft Registration Cards: 1917-1918". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2005.
  5. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011, Arnia C. Lessen.
  6. [S145] Ancestry.com. "Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records: 1875-1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015, St. Peter, Emden, p. 119.
  7. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.
  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. 98.
  10. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  11. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Lena M. Lessen Theobald - 8 September 1998.
  12. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  13. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Arnie Lessen - 7 December 1941.
  14. [S28] Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, History of Logan County, Illinois: 1982 (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, 1982), p. 400.
  15. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Donald W. Lessen - 16 February 2010.

Arianna Harmkea Lessen1,2,3,4

b. 13 December 1902, d. 4 March 1931
  • Name-Married: Oriana Furrer1
  • Birth*: 13 December 1902; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois2,5
  • Baptism: 23 December 1905; St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Emden, Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Residence*: 1910; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Residence: 1920; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois7
  • Death*: 4 March 1931; Springfield, Sangamon Co., Illinois1,5
  • Burial*: 8 March 1931; Easton Cemetery, Sherman Twp., Mason Co., Illinois5
  • Last Edited: 5 Oct 2016

Citations

  1. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 193.
  2. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  3. [S30] Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, Logan Co. Birth Records: 1878-1915., CD-ROM ), Book 4, p. 122.
  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. 139.
  5. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  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. 140.
  7. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.

Beverly Grace Lessen1

b. 25 September 1930, d. 28 November 2012
  • Name-Married: Beverly Grace Richards1
  • Birth*: 25 September 1930; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois1,3,4
  • Residence*: 1940; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Migration*: 1979; From Morton, Illinois to Bradenton, Florida1
  • Death*: 28 November 2012; Bradenton, Manatee Co., Florida1
  • Burial*: 8 December 2012; Bradenton, Manatee Co., Florida1
  • Last Edited: 27 Jul 2013

Citations

  1. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Beverly Grace Richards - 4 December 2012.
  2. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 193.
  3. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  4. [S9] Ancestry.com. "U.S. Public Records Index, Vol. 1". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.

Caroline Magdeline (Cornelia Magdalena) Lessen1,2,3

b. 10 November 1906, d. 20 September 1942
  • Name-Married: Caroline Thompson1
  • Birth*: 10 November 1906; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois4,2
  • Birth (alt): 12 November 1906; Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Residence*: 1910; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Residence: 1920; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Residence: 1942; Morton, Tazewell Co., Illinois2
  • Death*: 20 September 1942; Peoria, Peoria Co., Illinois1,2
  • Burial*: 23 September 1942; Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 19 Oct 2016

Citations

  1. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 193.
  2. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011, Carolyn Magdeline Thompson.
  3. [S30] Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, Logan Co. Birth Records: 1878-1915., CD-ROM ), Book 5, p. 107.
  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.

Dale W. Lessen1,2

b. 10 March 1962, d. 17 April 2019
  • Birth*: 10 March 1962; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois2,3
  • Graduation*: 1980; Hartsburg-Emden High School, Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Residence*: 2003; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Religion*: Member of the United Methodist Church at Lincoln3
  • Death*: 17 April 2019; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois; Died at Springfield3
  • Obituary: 22 April 2019; Lincoln Courier3
  • Burial*: 26 April 2019; Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Last Edited: 27 Jun 2019

Citations

  1. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 95.
  2. [S53] Ancestry.com. "U.S. Public Records Index, Vol. 2". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  3. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Dale Lessen - 22 April 2019.
  4. [S143] Hartsburg-Emden High School Alumni Association, Hartsburg-Emden High School Graduates: 1921-2013 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg-Emden High School Alumni Association, 2013).
  5. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Frances M. Lessen - 23 June 2003.

Darlene Leona Lessen1,2

b. 15 September 1926, d. 27 December 2014
  • Name-Married: Darlene Klopp1
  • Birth*: 15 September 1926; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Residence: 1930; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Residence: 1940; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Confirmation*: 6 April 1941; St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Emden, Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Graduation*: 1944; Hartsburg High School, Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois7
  • Marriage*: 29 September 1946; St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Emden, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Lowell Dean "Doc" Klopp3,8
  • Employer*: Emden News, Emden, Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Religion*: Member of St. Peter's Lutheran Church at Emden3
  • Death*: 27 December 2014; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois; Died at Pekin3
  • Obituary: 31 December 2014; Lincoln Courier3
  • Burial*: 5 January 2015; Camp Butler National Cemetery, Springfield, Sangamon Co., Illinois3
  • Last Edited: 20 Feb 2019

Family: Lowell Dean "Doc" Klopp b. 26 Mar 1924, d. 6 Dec 2014

Citations

  1. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 193.
  2. [S55] Emden Historical Book Update Committee, Emden, Illinois 125th Anniversary: 1871-1996 (Emden, Illinois: Emden, Ill. Historical Book Update Committee, 1996), p. 118.
  3. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Darlene Klopp - 31 December 2014.
  4. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  5. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  6. [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. 163.
  7. [S143] Hartsburg-Emden High School Alumni Association, Hartsburg-Emden High School Graduates: 1921-2013 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg-Emden High School Alumni Association, 2013).
  8. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Anniversary Announcement - 22 September 1996.

Darrell Floyd Lessen1

b. 18 September 1929, d. 3 July 2005
  • Birth*: 18 September 1929; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois3,4,5
  • Residence*: 1930; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Residence: 1940; East Lincoln Twp., Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Confirmation*: 18 April 1943; Immanuel Lutheran Church, Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Military Service*: between 1952 and 1954; U.S. Navy Veteran of the Korean War7
  • Residence: 1971; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois8
  • Occupation*: Electrician; Trucking Company Owner9
  • Religion*: Member of First United Methodist Church at Lincoln9
  • Death*: 3 July 2005; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois; Died at Springfield, Illinois3,4,5
  • Burial*: Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Last Edited: 11 Aug 2018

Citations

  1. [S145] Ancestry.com. "Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records: 1875-1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015, Immanuel, Lincoln, p. 249.
  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. [S29] William R. Detmers, Hartsburg Union Cemetery (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, 2007), p. 64.
  5. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Darrell F. Lessen - 12 July 2005.
  6. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  7. [S84] Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, compiler, This Is My Story - Logan Co. Veterans (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, 2003), p. 248.
  8. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 121.
  9. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Darrell Lessen - 5 July 2005.

David Garbrand Lessen Jr.1,2,3

b. 20 March 1899, d. 15 January 1983
  • Birth*: 20 March 1899; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois2,4,3,5
  • Baptism: 19 October 1899; St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Emden, Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Residence: 1900; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Residence: 1910; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois7
  • Occupation: September 1918; Schoolhouse Janitor2
  • Residence: 1920; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois8
  • Marriage*: 23 September 1924; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Leah S. Grussing1,5
  • Occupation: 1930; Laborer9
  • Residence: 1930; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois9
  • Occupation*: 1940; Painter and Paper Hanger10
  • Residence*: 1940; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois10
  • Religion*: Member of St. Peter's Lutheran Church at Emden5
  • Death*: 15 January 1983; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois; Died at Hopedale4,5
  • Obituary: 16 January 1983; Bloomington Pantagraph5
  • Burial*: 18 January 1983; Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Last Edited: 8 Aug 2019

Family: Leah S. Grussing b. 16 Jan 1903, d. 17 Mar 1981

Citations

  1. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 193.
  2. [S17] United States Selective Service System. "World War I Draft Registration Cards: 1917-1918". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2005.
  3. [S145] Ancestry.com. "Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records: 1875-1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015, St. Peter, Emden, p. 119.
  4. [S23] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Death Index ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  5. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of David Lessen - 16 January 1983.
  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. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  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.

David Garbrand Lessen Sr.1,2,3

b. 16 March 1865, d. 28 June 1956
  • Family History*: Lessen Family History1
  • Birth*: 16 March 1865; Loquard, Landkreis Aurich, Niedersachsen, Germany1,3,4
  • Baptism: 9 April 1865; Evangelisch Kirche, Loquard, Landkreis Aurich, Niedersachsen, Germany4
  • Marriage*: 3 May 1890; Upleward, Landkreis Aurich, Niedersachsen, Germany; Principal=Harmke Cornelia Janssen1,5,4
  • Immigration*: 1892; From Germany to America6,2,5
  • Occupation: 1900; Laborer5
  • Residence: 1900; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Occupation: 1910; Farm Drainage Tiler2
  • Residence: 1910; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Occupation: 1920; Laborer7
  • Residence: 1920; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois7
  • Occupation*: 1930; Tiling Supervisor6
  • Residence: 1930; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Residence*: 1940; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois8
  • Death*: 28 June 1956; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois; Died at Lincoln3,9
  • Obituary: 29 June 1956; Bloomington Pantagraph9
  • Burial*: 30 June 1956; Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois9
  • Last Edited: 8 Aug 2019

Family: Harmke Cornelia Janssen b. 1 Nov 1864, d. 21 Jul 1923

Citations

  1. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 193.
  2. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  3. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, David Garbrand Lessen.
  4. [S157] Ancestry.com. "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages and Burials: 1519-1969". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2016.
  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. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  8. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  9. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of David Lessen - 29 June 1956.

David Harmanus Lessen1

b. 6 March 1910, d. 5 September 1911
  • Birth*: 6 March 1910; Logan Co., Illinois3,4,5
  • Residence*: 1910; Prairie Creek Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Death*: 5 September 1911; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois6,7
  • Burial*: 7 September 1911; Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois4,1
  • Last Edited: 14 Oct 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, Vol. 2, p. 370.
  2. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 193.
  3. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  4. [S29] William R. Detmers, Hartsburg Union Cemetery (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, 2007), p. 35.
  5. [S30] Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, Logan Co. Birth Records: 1878-1915., CD-ROM ), Book 5, p. 115.
  6. [S75] Logan Co. Clerk, Logan County Death Records: 1878-1916., CD-ROM (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society), Book 6, p. 197.
  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), 27 - 1911.

Delores Jane Lessen1,2

b. 27 October 1936, d. 20 August 2002
  • Name-Married: Delores Jane Davison
  • Name-Married: Delores Carmichael
  • Birth*: 27 October 1936; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois1,3
  • Residence*: 1940; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Graduation*: Hartsburg-Emden High School, Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Marriage*: 1988; Burlington, Iowa; Principal=Samuel G. Carmichael3
  • Occupation*: Executive Assistant2
  • Religion*: First United Methodist Church at Springfield2
  • Death*: 20 August 2002; Springfield, Sangamon Co., Illinois3
  • Burial*: 23 August 2002; Bethel Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois4,2
  • Last Edited: 20 Feb 2019

Family 1:

Family 2: Samuel G. Carmichael b. 22 Apr 1938, d. 16 Apr 1991

Citations

  1. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  2. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Delores Jane Carmichael - 21 August 2002.
  3. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com.
  4. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Delores Jane Lessen Carmichael.

Donald Wayne Lessen1

b. 15 March 1928, d. 13 February 2010
  • Birth*: 15 March 1928; Illinois2,3,4
  • Residence: 1930; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Residence: 1940; East Lincoln Twp., Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Confirmation*: 6 April 1941; Immanuel Lutheran Church, Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Graduation*: Lincoln High School, Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Military Service*: U.S. Army Veteran, serving in the Quartermasters Corps4
  • Residence*: 1966; Beason, Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Occupation*: 1968; Manager of the Beason Farm Center at Beason, Illinois1
  • Notes*: Member of the American Legion Post at Lincoln, Illinois; Volunteer Fireman and Fire Chief at Beason, Illinois4
  • Religion*: Member of the Methodist Church at Beason, Illinois4
  • Death*: 13 February 2010; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois3,4
  • Burial*: 18 February 2010; Harmony Cemetery, Aetna Twp., Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Last Edited: 10 Aug 2018

Citations

  1. [S28] Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, History of Logan County, Illinois: 1982 (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, 1982), p. 400.
  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 Donald W. Lessen - 16 February 2010.
  5. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  6. [S145] Ancestry.com. "Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records: 1875-1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015, Immanuel, Lincoln, p. 247.

Doris Jean Lessen1,2

b. 8 June 1933, d. 2 June 2016
  • Name-Married: Doris Greig
  • Birth*: 8 June 1933; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois1,2
  • Residence*: 1940; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Graduation*: 1951; Hartsburg-Emden High School, Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Marriage*: 22 April 1967; Married Laverne Greig4
  • Residence: 1996; St. James, Missouri5
  • Residence: 2007; St. James, Missouri6
  • Death*: 2 June 2016; St. James, Phelps Co., Missouri2,4
  • Burial*: 6 June 2016; Adams Cemetery, Phelps Co., Missouri2,4
  • Last Edited: 18 Jan 2019

Citations

  1. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  2. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Doris Jean Grieg.
  3. [S143] Hartsburg-Emden High School Alumni Association, Hartsburg-Emden High School Graduates: 1921-2013 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg-Emden High School Alumni Association, 2013).
  4. [S37] News Article, Miscellaneous Newspapers, Obituary of Doris Greig - St. James (Missouri) Leader Journal - 8 June 2016.
  5. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Pauline Ethel Lessen - 8 May 1996.
  6. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Roy A. Lessen - 3 August 2007.

Eugene Harold Lessen1,2

b. 16 May 1931, d. 24 April 2015
  • Birth*: 16 May 1931; Logan Co., Illinois1,3,2
  • Baptism: 5 July 1931; Immanuel Lutheran Church, Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Residence*: 1940; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Confirmation*: 25 March 1945; Immanuel Lutheran Church, Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Graduation: 1949; Lincoln High School, Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Military Service*: U.S. Army Veteran of the Korean War2
  • Graduation*: Illinois Wesleyan University2
  • Marriage*: Married Frances Spalding of Decatur, Georgia2
  • Residence: 1989; Aurora, Portage Co., Ohio7
  • Residence: 2002; Richardson, Texas8
  • Death*: 24 April 2015; Dallas, Dallas Co., Texas2
  • Burial*: Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery, Dallas, Dallas Co., Texas9
  • Last Edited: 7 Feb 2019

Citations

  1. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  2. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Eugene Lessen - 27 April 2015.
  3. [S53] Ancestry.com. "U.S. Public Records Index, Vol. 2". 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, Immanuel, Lincoln, p. 82.
  5. [S145] Ancestry.com. "Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records: 1875-1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015, Immanuel, Lincoln, p. 251.
  6. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Graduation Announcement - 18 May 1949.
  7. [S9] Ancestry.com. "U.S. Public Records Index, Vol. 1". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  8. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Henry J. Lessen - 3 May 2002.
  9. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Eugene Harold Lessen.

Frieda Lessen1

b. 3 September 1901, d. 9 September 1901
  • Birth*: 3 September 19011
  • Death*: 9 September 19011
  • Burial*: Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Last Edited: 14 Jan 2013

Citations

  1. [S29] William R. Detmers, Hartsburg Union Cemetery (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, 2007), p. 43.

Galen Eugene Lessen1

b. 2 July 1931, d. 27 July 1997
  • Birth*: 2 July 1931; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2,3
  • Baptism: 26 July 19311
  • Residence*: 1940; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Residence: 1989; Clinton, Illinois4
  • Occupation*: Farmer; Factory Worker5
  • Residence: 1996; Clinton, Illinois6
  • Death*: 27 July 1997; Midland City, Illinois; Died at Springfield, Illinois3
  • Last Edited: 22 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, vol. 2 p. 80.
  2. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  3. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Galen Lessen - 28 July 1997.
  4. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Virgil D. Lessen - 2 May 1989.
  5. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Galen Lessen - 28 July 1997.
  6. [S55] Emden Historical Book Update Committee, Emden, Illinois 125th Anniversary: 1871-1996 (Emden, Illinois: Emden, Ill. Historical Book Update Committee, 1996), p. 107.

Garbrand David (Garbrand Jakobus Dirks) Lessen1,2,3,4

b. 25 January 1906, d. 22 November 1973
  • Birth*: 25 January 1906; Logan Co., Illinois5,3
  • Baptism: 13 February 1906; St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Emden, Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Residence: 1910; Prairie Creek Twp., Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Residence: 1920; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Marriage*: 24 April 1929; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Florence V. Conder1,7,2
  • Occupation*: between 1930 and 1940; Farmer7,8
  • Residence: 1930; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois7
  • Residence: 1940; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois8
  • Residence*: 1971; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Death*: 22 November 1973; Hopedale, Tazewell Co., Illinois2
  • Burial*: Bethel Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Last Edited: 6 Sep 2016

Family: Florence V. Conder b. 5 Nov 1910, d. 17 Dec 2000

Citations

  1. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 193.
  2. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Florence V. Lessen - 19 December 2000.
  3. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Garbrand David Lessen.
  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. 142.
  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.

Garbrand Dirks Lessen1,2

b. 2 May 1870, d. 20 November 1930
  • Family History*: Lessen Family History3
  • Birth*: 2 May 1870; Germany4,2,5
  • Immigration*: 24 July 1893; Departed Germany aboard the "Ems" arriving at New York City 24 July 18936,7
  • Naturalization*: 18996
  • Occupation*: 1900; Farmhand4
  • Residence*: 1900; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Marriage*: 22 March 1902; St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Emden, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Maggie (Antje Dirks) Wibben2,3,8
  • Occupation: between 1910 and 1930; Farmer9,6,10
  • Residence: 1910; Prairie Creek Twp., Logan Co., Illinois9
  • Residence: 1920; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Residence: 1930; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois10
  • Death*: 20 November 1930; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3,5,11
  • Burial*: 24 November 1930; Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2,5
  • Last Edited: 8 Aug 2019

Family: Maggie (Antje Dirks) Wibben b. 19 Oct 1882, d. 7 Aug 1939

Citations

  1. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 122.
  2. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  3. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 193.
  4. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.
  5. [S29] William R. Detmers, Hartsburg Union Cemetery (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, 2007), p. 29.
  6. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  7. [S36] Ira A. Glazier & P. William Filby, editors, Germans to America (Wilmington, Delaware: Scholarly Resources, Inc., 1991), Vol. 64, p. 372.
  8. [S145] Ancestry.com. "Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records: 1875-1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015, St. Peter's, Emden, p. 251.
  9. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  10. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  11. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011, Gabbrands Dirks Lessen.