Catherine E. Van Gerpen1

b. 10 November 1915, d. 1 January 1999
  • Name-Married: Catherine Mills
  • Birth*: 10 November 1915; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois1,2
  • Residence: 1920; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Residence*: 1930; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Marriage*: 30 June 1937; One Son and One Daughter; Principal=Wallace P. Mills4,5
  • Residence: 1940; Ogden Twp., Champaign Co., Illinois4
  • Death*: 1 January 1999; St. Joseph, Champaign Co., Illinois2
  • Burial*: Patterson Cemetery, St. Joseph, Champaign Co., Illinois5
  • Last Edited: 9 Jan 2015

Family: Wallace P. Mills b. 23 Nov 1913, d. 13 Feb 2008

Citations

  1. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  2. [S23] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Death Index ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
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  5. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com.

Claus Van Gerpen1

b. 6 February 1885, d. 23 November 1889
  • Birth*: 6 February 1885; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Death*: 23 November 1889; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois1,2
  • Burial*: Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 6 Oct 2012

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. 12.

Claus [Klaas Daniels] Van Gerpen1,2

b. 25 April 1849, d. 30 August 1925

  • Family History*: Claus Van Gerpen Family History4
  • Birth*: 25 April 1849; Jennelt, Landkreis Aurich, Niedersachsen, Germany4,3,5,6
  • Baptism: 6 May 1849; Evangelisch-Reformierte Kirche, Jemgum, Landkreis Aurich, Niedersachsen, Germany7
  • Immigration*: 1868; Departed Bremen, Germany on 18 May 1868 aboard the "Magdalena" arriving at New York City on 29 June 1868, settling at Freeport, Illinois4,5,8,6
  • Migration: 1870; To Pekin, Tazewell Co., Illinois4
  • Marriage*: 11 April 1872; Pekin, Tazewell Co., Illinois; Principal=Hilke Eggen Rodenbeck1,4,9,6
  • Migration*: 1876; To Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Naturalization*: 17 April 1877; Pekin, Tazewell Co., Illinois5
  • Occupation: 1880; Shoemaker10
  • Residence*: 1880; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois10
  • Notes*: 1886; Village Treasurer, Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois11
  • Notes: 1892; Co-Founder of the State Bank at Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois12
  • Occupation: 1900; Merchant13
  • Residence: 1900; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois13
  • Notes: 1901; Vice-President of the State Bank at Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois12
  • Occupation*: 1910; Merchant and Banker14
  • Residence: 1910; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois14
  • Residence: 1920; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois15
  • Religion*: Memberof the Methodist Church at Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Death*: 30 August 1925; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois4,3,6
  • Obituary: 1 September 1925; Bloomington Pantagraph16
  • Burial*: 2 September 1925; Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3,17
  • Last Edited: 17 Sep 2019

Family: Hilke Eggen Rodenbeck b. 8 May 1850, d. 6 Mar 1929

Citations

  1. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 90.
  2. [S165] Ancestry.com. "Netherlands, GenealogieOnline Trees Index: 1000-2015". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014.
  3. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  4. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 117.
  5. [S94] Ancestry.com. "U.S. Passport Applications: 1795-1925". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2007.
  6. [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), Vol. 5 - 28-1925.
  7. [S157] Ancestry.com. "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages and Burials: 1519-1969". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2016.
  8. [S36] Ira A. Glazier & P. William Filby, editors, Germans to America (Wilmington, Delaware: Scholarly Resources, Inc., 1991), Vol. 21, p. 192.
  9. [S35] Illinois State Archives. "Illinois Statewide Marriage Index: 1763-1900". Database. Illinois Secretary of State.
  10. [S6] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1880". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  11. [S42] Hartsburg Historical Book Committee, Hartsburg Quasquicentennial Historical Book: 1971-1996 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Historical Book Committee, 1996), p. 2.
  12. [S8] Lawrence Beaumont Stringer, History of Logan Co., Illinois (Chicago, Illinois: Pioneer Publishing Co., 1911), p. 541.
  13. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.
  14. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  15. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  16. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Claus Van Gerpen - 1 September 1925.
  17. [S29] William R. Detmers, Hartsburg Union Cemetery (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, 2007), p. 13.

Daniel J. Van Gerpen1

b. 18 September 1880, d. 27 November 1950

  • Birth*: 18 September 1880; Illinois3,4
  • Residence: 1900; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Marriage*: 25 October 1905; Kenney, DeWitt Co., Illinois; Principal=Lena E. McElhiney5
  • Occupation*: between 1910 and 1940; Bank Cashier1,6,7,8
  • Residence: 1910; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Residence: 1920; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois7
  • Residence*: 1930; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois8
  • Residence: 1940; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Death*: 27 November 1950; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois9,5
  • Obituary: 28 November 1950; Bloomington Pantagraph
  • Burial*: 1 December 1950; Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois9,5
  • Last Edited: 15 Mar 2018

Family: Lena E. McElhiney b. 20 Nov 1880, d. 1970

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. 117.
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  5. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Daniel Van Gerpen - 28 November 1950.
  6. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  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. [S29] William R. Detmers, Hartsburg Union Cemetery (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, 2007).
  10. [S29] William R. Detmers, Hartsburg Union Cemetery (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, 2007), p. 13.

Daniel Janßen Van Gerpen1,2

b. 1806, d. 8 March 1853
  • Marriage*: Principal=Martje Folkerts van der Werf1
  • Birth*: 1806; Eilsum, Landkreis Aurich, Niedersachsen, Germany2
  • Death*: 8 March 1853; Ostfriesland, Germany2
  • Last Edited: 17 Sep 2019

Family: Martje Folkerts van der Werf b. 1809, d. 23 Dec 1878

Citations

  1. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  2. [S165] Ancestry.com. "Netherlands, GenealogieOnline Trees Index: 1000-2015". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014.

Dorothy Ann Van Gerpen1

b. 18 November 1928, d. 25 November 2008

  • Name-Married: Dorothy Sillett
  • Name-Married: Dorothy Manus
  • Birth*: 18 November 1928; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois3,4,5
  • Residence*: 1930; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Residence: 1940; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Graduation*: 1945; Hartsburg High School, Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois7
  • Marriage*: 20 May 1956; Zion Methodist Church, Emden, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Leonard Earl Manus8,9,5,10
  • Residence: 1963; Delavan, Tazewell Co., Illinois11
  • Residence: 1982; Delavan, Tazewell Co., Illinois12
  • Religion*: Member of the United Methodist Church at Delavan5
  • Death*: 25 November 2008; Delavan, Tazewell Co., Illinois; Died at Lincoln4,5
  • Obituary: 26 November 2008; Lincoln Courier13
  • Burial*: 29 November 2008; Green Hill Cemetery, Prairie Creek Twp., Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Last Edited: 18 Sep 2019

Family: Leonard Earl Manus b. 28 Mar 1928, d. 11 Feb 2017

Citations

  1. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Wedding Announcement - 4 January 1950.
  2. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  3. [S9] Ancestry.com. "U.S. Public Records Index, Vol. 1". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  4. [S23] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Death Index ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  5. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Dorothy A. Manus - 26 November 2008.
  6. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  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. [S28] Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, History of Logan County, Illinois: 1982 (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, 1982), p. 420.
  9. [S42] Hartsburg Historical Book Committee, Hartsburg Quasquicentennial Historical Book: 1971-1996 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Historical Book Committee, 1996), p. 78.
  10. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Wedding Announcement - 23 May 1956.
  11. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Henry Van Gerpen - 25 April 1963.
  12. [S28] Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, History of Logan County, Illinois: 1982 (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, 1982), p. 559.
  13. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Dorothy Manus - 26 November 2008.

Edgar Van Gerpen1

b. 22 February 1873, d. 28 December 1875
  • Birth*: 22 February 18732
  • Death*: 28 December 1875; Pekin, Tazewell Co., Illinois; Died in Childhood1,2
  • Last Edited: 9 Jun 2018

Citations

  1. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 117.
  2. [S165] Ancestry.com. "Netherlands, GenealogieOnline Trees Index: 1000-2015". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014.

George Claus Van Gerpen1,2

b. 19 April 1911, d. 1 March 2001
  • Birth*: 19 April 1911; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois1,3
  • Residence*: 1920; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Residence: 1930; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Marriage*: One Daughter; Principal=Jean E. Dragoo5
  • Occupation*: 1940; Assistant Bank Cashier6
  • Residence: 1940; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Migration*: 1949; To Park Forest, Illinois7
  • Death*: 1 March 2001; Flossmoor, Cook Co., Illinois3
  • Burial*: Oak Ridge Cemetery, Camargo, Douglas Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 9 Jan 2015

Family: Jean E. Dragoo b. 8 Oct 1915, d. 28 Aug 2005

Citations

  1. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  2. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com.
  3. [S23] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Death Index ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  4. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  5. [S37] News Article, Miscellaneous Newspapers, Obituary of Margaret H. Dunn - Albuquerque (New Mexico) Journal - 22 March 2000.
  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 Jean D. Van Gerpen - SouthtownStar (Chicago, IL) - September 1, 2005.

Harriet Jeanne Van Gerpen1,2

b. 6 May 1924, d. 21 October 2009
  • Name-Married: Jeanne Pokorski
  • Birth*: 6 May 1924; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois1,2
  • Residence*: 1930; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Residence: 1940; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Graduation*: 1942; Hartsburg High School, Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Military Service*: between 1945 and 1946; U.S. Naval Air Force Veteran6,7,8
  • Marriage*: 7 February 1948; St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Robert J. Pokorski6,9
  • Residence: 1963; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois10
  • Residence: 1982; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois11
  • Employer*: Lincoln College, Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois7
  • Death*: 21 October 2009; Lake Barrington, Lake Co., Illinois2,7
  • Obituary: 25 October 2009; Arlington Heights Daily Herald7
  • Burial*: Holy Cross Cemetery, Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 19 Sep 2019

Family: Robert J. Pokorski d. 1991

Citations

  1. [S28] Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, History of Logan County, Illinois: 1982 (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, 1982), p. 463.
  2. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Harriet Jeanne Van Gerpen Pokorski.
  3. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  4. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  5. [S143] Hartsburg-Emden High School Alumni Association, Hartsburg-Emden High School Graduates: 1921-2013 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg-Emden High School Alumni Association, 2013).
  6. [S42] Hartsburg Historical Book Committee, Hartsburg Quasquicentennial Historical Book: 1971-1996 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Historical Book Committee, 1996), p. 78.
  7. [S37] News Article, Miscellaneous Newspapers, Obituary of Jeanne Pokorski - Arlington Heights (Illinois) Daily Herald - 25 October 2009.
  8. [S84] Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, compiler, This Is My Story - Logan Co. Veterans (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, 2003), p. 321.
  9. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Wedding Announcement - 11 February 1948.
  10. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Henry Van Gerpen - 25 April 1963.
  11. [S28] Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, History of Logan County, Illinois: 1982 (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, 1982), p. 559.

Henry Van Gerpen1,2

b. 17 November 1888, d. 24 April 1963

  • Family History*: Henry Van Gerpen Family History2
  • Birth*: 17 November 1888; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois3,4,2,5
  • Residence*: 1900; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Occupation*: 1910; Bookkeeper6
  • Residence: 1910; Pierre, Hughes Co., South Dakota6
  • Military Service*: between 1917 and 1918; U.S. Army Veteran of WW I, serving at Jefferson Barracks, Missouri and Kelly Field, Texas. Assisted in the establishment of a banking system for servicemen.2
  • Occupation: between 1917 and 1940; Retail Merchant4,7,8,9
  • Residence: 1917; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Marriage*: 26 November 1917; Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois; Principal=Harriet Jane Stevenson10,11,2
  • Residence: 1920; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois7
  • Residence: 1930; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois8
  • Residence: 1940; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois9
  • Occupation: Cashier and President of the Hartsburg State Bank5
  • Religion*: Member of the Methodist Church at Hartsburg5
  • Death*: 24 April 1963; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois10,2,5
  • Obituary: 25 April 1963; Lincoln Courier12
  • Burial*: 27 April 1963; Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois10,5
  • Last Edited: 18 Sep 2019

Family: Harriet Jane Stevenson b. 17 Aug 1885, d. 26 Dec 1976

Citations

  1. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 117.
  2. [S28] Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, History of Logan County, Illinois: 1982 (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, 1982), p. 559.
  3. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.
  4. [S17] United States Selective Service System. "World War I Draft Registration Cards: 1917-1918". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2005.
  5. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Henry Van Gerpen - 25 April 1963.
  6. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  7. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  8. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  9. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  10. [S29] William R. Detmers, Hartsburg Union Cemetery (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, 2007), p. 59.
  11. [S22] Ancestry.com. "State Marriage Collections". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah, Cook Co., Illinois: 1871-1920.
  12. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Henry Van Gerpen - 25 April 1963.

Hilda Clarissa Van Gerpen1,2,3

b. 30 June 1894, d. 2 May 1976
  • Name-Married: Hilda Jones1
  • Name-Married: Hilda Andre
  • Birth*: 30 June 1894; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois4,5,6
  • Residence*: 1900; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Residence: 1910; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois7
  • Marriage*: September 1914; Principal=Dale Ray Andre3
  • Residence: 1920; Burlington, Des Moines Co., Iowa2
  • Residence: 1930; Burlington, Des Moines Co., Iowa8
  • Residence: 1940; Peoria, Peoria Co., Illinois9
  • Residence: 1963; Peoria, Illinois10
  • Death*: 2 May 1976; Peoria, Peoria Co., Illinois6,3
  • Last Edited: 12 Feb 2018

Family: Dale Ray Andre b. 10 Jun 1889, d. 6 Aug 1950

Citations

  1. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 117.
  2. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  3. [S32] Ancestry.com. "Ancestry.com Public Member Trees". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah.
  4. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.
  5. [S94] Ancestry.com. "U.S. Passport Applications: 1795-1925". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2007.
  6. [S23] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Death Index ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  7. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  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. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Henry Van Gerpen - 25 April 1963.

Margaret Helen Van Gerpen1

b. 2 October 1906, d. 20 March 2000
  • Name-Married: Margaret Dunn
  • Birth*: 2 October 1906; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois3,2,4
  • Residence: 1910; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Residence: 1920; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Graduation*: 1922; Hartsburg High School, Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Occupation*: 1930; Schoolteacher6
  • Residence*: 1930; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Residence: 1935; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois7
  • Marriage*: Two Daughters; Principal=Charles D. Dunn8
  • Residence: 1940; Denver, Denver Co., Colorado7
  • Notes*: Member of Gamma Phi Beta Sorority3
  • Religion*: Member of St. John's United Methodist Church, Albuquerque, Bernalillo Co., New Mexico3
  • Death*: 20 March 2000; Albuquerque, Bernalillo Co., New Mexico3,4
  • Burial*: 24 March 2000; Fairview Memorial Park, Albuquerque, Bernalillo Co., New Mexico3
  • Last Edited: 7 Jan 2015

Family: Charles D. Dunn b. 26 Jul 1908, d. 2 Apr 1972

Citations

  1. [S2] Anonymous, Hartsburg Community High School Commencement Program (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Community High School, 1922).
  2. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  3. [S37] News Article, Miscellaneous Newspapers, Obituary of Margaret H. Dunn - Albuquerque (New Mexico) Journal - 22 March 2000.
  4. [S23] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Death Index ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  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. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  8. [S42] Hartsburg Historical Book Committee, Hartsburg Quasquicentennial Historical Book: 1971-1996 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Historical Book Committee, 1996), p. 38.

Marian Frances Van Gerpen1,2

b. 23 April 1920, d. 24 August 2018
  • Name-Married: Marian McGrath4
  • Name-Married: Marion Hathaway5
  • Birth*: 23 April 1920; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois6,2
  • Residence*: 1930; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Graduation: 1938; Hartsburg High School, Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois7
  • Residence: 1940; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois8
  • Graduation*: University of Illinois - B.A.2
  • Graduation: University of Illinois - M.Ed.2
  • Residence: 1963; Amarillo, Texas9
  • Marriage*: 1975; Principal=Frank McGrath1
  • Residence: 1976; Gibson City, Illinois4
  • Residence: 1982; Champaign, Illinois5
  • Residence: 1996; Champaign, Illinois1
  • Occupation*: Schoolteacher2
  • Death*: 24 August 2018; Arlington Heights, Cook Co., Illinois2
  • Obituary: 26 August 2018; Bloomington Pantagraph2
  • Last Edited: 4 Jul 2019

Family: Frank McGrath d. 1976

Citations

  1. [S42] Hartsburg Historical Book Committee, Hartsburg Quasquicentennial Historical Book: 1971-1996 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Historical Book Committee, 1996), p. 77.
  2. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Marian Hathaway - 26 August 2018.
  3. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  4. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Harriet Van Gerpen - 28 December 1976.
  5. [S28] Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, History of Logan County, Illinois: 1982 (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, 1982), p. 559.
  6. [S53] Ancestry.com. "U.S. Public Records Index, Vol. 2". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  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. [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 Henry Van Gerpen - 25 April 1963.

Martha Van Gerpen1,2

b. 14 October 1878, d. 1 September 1938
  • Name-Married: Martha Kendrick
  • Birth*: 14 October 1878; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois2,5
  • Residence: 1880; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Residence: 1900; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois7
  • Marriage*: 13 December 1902; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Edmund Valentine Kendrick1,3,8
  • Residence: 1910; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois9
  • Residence: 1920; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois10
  • Residence: 1930; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois10
  • Residence*: 1938; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Death*: 1 September 1938; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3,2,5
  • Obituary: 2 September 1938; Bloomington Pantagraph5
  • Burial*: 3 September 1938; Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2,5
  • Last Edited: 9 Jun 2018

Family: Edmund Valentine Kendrick b. 26 Jun 1880, d. 8 Jan 1934

Citations

  1. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Hilda E. Minch - 17 Jun 1994.
  2. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  3. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 90.
  4. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 117.
  5. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Martha Kendrick - 2 September 1938.
  6. [S6] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1880". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  7. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.
  8. [S32] Ancestry.com. "Ancestry.com Public Member Trees". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah.
  9. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  10. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.

Martinje Van Gerpen1

b. 21 February 1829, d. 5 January 1888
  • Name-Married: Martinje Koehler1
  • Birth*: 21 February 1829; Upleward, Landkreis Aurich, Niedersachsen, Germany1
  • Birth (alt): 22 February 18292
  • Marriage*: 2 May 1851; Principal=Dorotheus Koehler3
  • Death*: 5 January 1888; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois1,2
  • Burial*: 7 January 18882
  • Last Edited: 12 Sep 2016

Family: Dorotheus Koehler b. 16 Dec 1823, d. 26 Nov 1907

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), Vol. 1: 1888 #5.
  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. 271.
  3. [S96] Ruth Boyken and Hans-Georg Boyken, Wo sind sie geblieben? - Ostfriesen in Amerika (Where did they stay? - East Frisians in America) (Titonka, Iowa: Boyken & Boyken Partners, 1998), 35 - 1907.
  4. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Dorotheus Koehler.

Ruth Van Gerpen1

b. 4 October 1918, d. 4 October 1918
  • Birth*: 4 October 19182
  • Burial*: 4 October 1918; Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois1,2
  • Death*: 4 October 19181
  • Last Edited: 27 Apr 2016

Citations

  1. [S29] William R. Detmers, Hartsburg Union Cemetery (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, 2007), p. 13.
  2. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011, ? Van Gerpen.

Virginia Helen "Gini" Van Gerpen1

b. 5 July 1921, d. 5 May 2007

  • Name-Married: Virginia Rettberg3
  • Birth*: 5 July 1921; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois4,5,1
  • Residence*: 1930; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Graduation: 1939; Hartsburg High School, Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Residence: 1940; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois7
  • Marriage*: 6 January 1946; St. John's Lutheran Church, Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Gerhard Christoph Rettberg8,9,1,10
  • Residence: 1963; Champaign, Illinois11
  • Graduation*: Parkland Community College, Champaign, Illinois; B.A. (Fine Arts)12
  • Residence: 1982; Champaign, Illinois3
  • Residence: 1996; Champaign, Illinois9
  • Religion*: Member of Grace Lutheran Church at Champaign-Urbana12
  • Death*: 5 May 2007; Champaign, Champaign Co., Illinois; Died at Tyler, Texas5,1
  • Obituary: 28 June 2007; Peoria Journal Star1
  • Last Edited: 18 Sep 2019

Family: Gerhard Christoph Rettberg b. 31 Aug 1922, d. 5 Jul 2003

Citations

  1. [S57] News Article, The Peoria Journal Star, Peoria, Illinois, Obituary of Virginia Rettberg - 28 June 2007.
  2. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  3. [S28] Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, History of Logan County, Illinois: 1982 (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, 1982), p. 559.
  4. [S9] Ancestry.com. "U.S. Public Records Index, Vol. 1". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  5. [S23] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Death Index ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  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. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  8. [S43] Ancestry.com. "U.S. City Directories: 1821-1989". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah.
  9. [S42] Hartsburg Historical Book Committee, Hartsburg Quasquicentennial Historical Book: 1971-1996 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Historical Book Committee, 1996), p. 77.
  10. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Wedding Announcement - 9 January 1946.
  11. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Henry Van Gerpen - 25 April 1963.
  12. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Virginia Rettberg - 23 June 2007.

Mary Jane Van Gundy1

b. 31 January 1825, d. 5 March 1910
  • Name-Married: Mary Jane Smallwood1
  • Birth*: 31 January 1825; Illinois2,3
  • Marriage*: 2 November 1845; Scott Co., Illinois; Eleven Children - Six Died in Childhood; Principal=John Ashbrook Smallwood1,4
  • Residence*: 1850; Scott Co., Illinois5
  • Residence: 1860; Prairie Creek Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Residence: 1870; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Residence: 1880; Boynton Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois7
  • Residence: 1900; Boynton Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois8
  • Death*: 5 March 19103
  • Burial*: Bethel Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Last Edited: 26 Feb 2018

Family: John Ashbrook Smallwood b. 22 Apr 1822, d. 22 Dec 1903

Citations

  1. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 243.
  2. [S13] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1860". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.
  3. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Mary J. Smallwood.
  4. [S35] Illinois State Archives. "Illinois Statewide Marriage Index: 1763-1900". Database. Illinois Secretary of State.
  5. [S41] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1850". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.
  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. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.

Ralph Russell Van Hall1

  • Occupation*: Optometrist at Peoria1
  • Burial*: Green Valley Cemetery, Sand Prairie Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois1
  • Marriage*: 26 April 1933; Principal=Gertrude Christine Durdle1
  • Last Edited: 23 Oct 2017

Family: Gertrude Christine Durdle b. 25 Nov 1895, d. 16 Jan 1994

Citations

  1. [S115] Green Valley History Book Committee, Green Valley, Illinois: 1872-1997 (Green Valley, Illinois: Green Valley Quasquicentennial Committee, 1997), p. 164.

Anna Van Hilsen1

b. 1865, d. 14 March 1889
  • Name-Married: Anna Walsh2
  • Birth*: 1865; Germany2
  • Death*: 14 March 18892
  • Last Edited: 18 Jul 2016

Family:

Citations

  1. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 234.
  2. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 248.

Edward Van Hilsen1

b. 17 December 1873, d. 15 May 1909
  • Birth*: 17 December 1873; Peoria, Illinois2,3
  • Occupation*: Barber at St. Louis2
  • Death*: 15 May 1909; St. Louis, Missouri2,3
  • Burial*: 17 May 1909; Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Last Edited: 13 Aug 2016

Citations

  1. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 234.
  2. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 248.
  3. [S137] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Methodist Church Vital Records: 1824-2009". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014, Zion, Emden, p. 180-181.

Everett Van Hilsen1,2

b. 5 August 1838, d. 6 January 1875
  • Marriage*: Principal=Elsie (Elisabetha) Gruenberg1
  • Family History*: Everett Van Hilsen Family History
  • Birth*: 5 August 1838; Norden, Landkreis Aurich, Niedersachsen, Germany3
  • Immigration*: 1868; From Germany to America settling at Peoria3
  • Death*: 6 January 18753
  • Last Edited: 15 Mar 2018

Family: Elsie (Elisabetha) Gruenberg b. 5 Oct 1842, d. 1 Aug 1930

Citations

  1. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 234.
  2. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Harry Van Hilsen - 1 April 1952.
  3. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 248.

Everett Henry Van Hilsen1

b. 2 January 1900, d. 15 January 1975
  • Birth*: 2 January 1900; Illinois2,3
  • Baptism: 27 May 1900; Zion Methodist Church, Emden and Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Residence: 1900; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Residence: 1910; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Residence: 1920; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Occupation*: 1940; Building Contractor7
  • Residence: 1940; San Bernardino, San Bernardino Co., California7
  • Residence*: 1971; Rialto, California1
  • Death*: 15 January 1975; Rialto, San Bernardino Co., California3
  • Last Edited: 8 Aug 2016

Citations

  1. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 248.
  2. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". 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. [S137] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Methodist Church Vital Records: 1824-2009". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014, Zion, Emden & Hartsburg, p. 148.
  5. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.
  6. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  7. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.

Glen M. Van Hilsen1,2

b. 28 June 1929, d. 4 April 1974
  • Birth*: 28 June 1929; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Residence*: 1930; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Residence: 1940; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Graduation*: 1947; Hartsburg-Emden High School, Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Occupation*: Farming and Farm Management3
  • Religion*: Member of the Vernon United Methodist Church at White Hall, Maryland3
  • Death*: 4 April 1974; White Hall, Maryland3
  • Obituary: 6 April 1974; Lincoln Courier3
  • Burial*: Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Last Edited: 20 Aug 2018

Citations

  1. [S28] Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, History of Logan County, Illinois: 1982 (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, 1982), p. 186.
  2. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  3. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Glen Van Hilsen - 6 April 1974.
  4. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  5. [S143] Hartsburg-Emden High School Alumni Association, Hartsburg-Emden High School Graduates: 1921-2013 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg-Emden High School Alumni Association, 2013).
  6. [S29] William R. Detmers, Hartsburg Union Cemetery (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, 2007), p. 59.

Grace Elizabeth Van Hilsen1

b. 2 November 1901, d. 16 May 1949
  • Name-Married: Grace Koehler1
  • Birth*: 2 November 1901; near Emden, Logan Co., Illinois3,4
  • Baptism: 25 May 1902; Zion Methodist Church, Emden, Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Residence*: 1910; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Residence: 1920; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Marriage*: 29 September 1927; Zion Methodist Church, Emden and Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Ehme Koehler6
  • Death*: 16 May 19491,4
  • Burial*: Elm Grove Cemetery, Washington, Washington Co., Iowa4
  • Last Edited: 13 Aug 2016

Family: Ehme Koehler b. 3 Mar 1896, d. 29 Sep 1996

Citations

  1. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 248.
  2. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  3. [S137] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Methodist Church Vital Records: 1824-2009". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014, Zion, Emden, Illinois, pp.14-15.
  4. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Grace Elizabeth Van Hilsen Koehler.
  5. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  6. [S137] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Methodist Church Vital Records: 1824-2009". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014, Zion, Emden, p. 88.

Harold Frederick Van Hilsen1,2

b. 24 November 1903, d. 15 November 1978
  • Birth*: 24 November 1903; near Emden, Logan Co., Illinois4,5,6
  • Baptism: 21 May 1905; Zion Methodist Church, Emden, Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Residence: 1910; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois7
  • Residence: 1920; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Marriage*: 3 March 1928; Zion Methodist Church, Emden and Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Mabel Katherine Behrends8
  • Occupation*: between 1930 and 1940; Farmer9,10
  • Residence: 1930; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois9
  • Residence: 1940; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois10
  • Widowed*: 20 June 1950
  • Marriage*: 24 August 1957; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Verna J. McManaway1,11
  • Residence*: 1971; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Religion*: Member of the United Methodist Church at Hartsburg11
  • Death*: 15 November 1978; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois; Died at Lincoln4,5,11
  • Obituary: 16 November 1978; Lincoln Courier11
  • Burial*: 18 November 1978; Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois5,11
  • Last Edited: 30 May 2018

Family 1: Mabel Katherine Behrends b. 17 Jul 1907, d. 20 Jun 1950

Family 2: Verna J. McManaway b. 1 Jun 1906, d. 23 Nov 2004

Citations

  1. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 92.
  2. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 248.
  3. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  4. [S23] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Death Index ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  5. [S29] William R. Detmers, Hartsburg Union Cemetery (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, 2007), p. 42.
  6. [S137] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Methodist Church Vital Records: 1824-2009". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014, Zion, Emden, p. 16-17.
  7. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  8. [S137] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Methodist Church Vital Records: 1824-2009". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014, Zion, Emden, p. 88.
  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.
  11. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Harold Van Hilsen - 16 November 1978.
  12. [S28] Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, History of Logan County, Illinois: 1982 (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Heritage Foundation, 1982), p. 186.

Henry John Van Hilsen1,2

b. 5 September 1905, d. 12 October 1979
  • Birth*: 5 September 1905; near Emden, Logan Co., Illinois4,2
  • Baptism: 8 October 1906; Zion Methodist Church, Emden, Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Residence: 1910; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Residence: 1920; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Residence: 1930; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Marriage*: 24 September 1932; Zion Methodist Church, Emden and Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Martha Clara Appenzeller7
  • Occupation*: 1940; Farmer8
  • Residence: 1940; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois8
  • Residence*: 1971; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Death*: 12 October 19794
  • Burial*: Green Hill Cemetery, Prairie Creek Twp., Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Last Edited: 18 Jan 2019

Family: Martha Clara Appenzeller b. 6 Jul 1906, d. 15 Nov 2002

Citations

  1. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 248.
  2. [S137] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Methodist Church Vital Records: 1824-2009". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014, Zion, Emden, p. 16-17.
  3. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  4. [S66] Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, compiler, Green Hill Cemetery (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, 2007), p. 57.
  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. [S137] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Methodist Church Vital Records: 1824-2009". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014, Zion, Emden, p. 90.
  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 Martha Van Hilsen - 16 November 2002.

Herman D. "Harry" Van Hilsen1,2

b. 25 July 1871, d. 30 March 1952
  • Birth*: 25 July 1871; Peoria, Illinois4,5
  • Marriage*: 5 January 1899; Pekin, Tazewell Co., Illinois; Principal=Tena Grace Van Horn5,6
  • Occupation*: between 1900 and 1930; Farmer7,8,9,10
  • Residence: 1900; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois10
  • Residence*: 1910; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois7
  • Residence: 1920; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois8
  • Residence: 1930; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois9
  • Retirement*: 1931; From Farming5
  • Residence: 1940; San Bernardino, San Bernardino Co., California11
  • Religion*: Member of Zion Methodist Church at Emden5
  • Death*: 30 March 1952; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois; Died at Lincoln4,5
  • Burial*: 2 April 1952; Green Hill Cemetery, Prairie Creek Twp., Logan Co., Illinois4,5
  • Last Edited: 18 Jul 2016

Family: Tena Grace Van Horn b. 1877, d. 7 Feb 1933

Citations

  1. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 248.
  2. [S32] Ancestry.com. "Ancestry.com Public Member Trees". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah.
  3. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 234.
  4. [S66] Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, compiler, Green Hill Cemetery (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, 2007), p. 57.
  5. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Harry Van Hilsen - 1 April 1952.
  6. [S35] Illinois State Archives. "Illinois Statewide Marriage Index: 1763-1900". Database. Illinois Secretary of State.
  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. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.
  11. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.

Kate Van Hilsen1

d. 1917
  • Name-Married: Kate Weiland1
  • Marriage*: 25 October 1883; Zion Methodist Church, Emden and Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Benjamin (Bernhard) Weiland2
  • Death*: 19171
  • Last Edited: 9 Aug 2016

Family: Benjamin (Bernhard) Weiland b. 1 Aug 1853, d. 5 Mar 1942

Citations

  1. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 118.
  2. [S137] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Methodist Church Vital Records: 1824-2009". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014, Zion, Emden & Hartsburg, p. 198-199.

Leslie Earl Van Hilsen1

b. 21 December 1907, d. September 1975
  • Marriage*: Principal=Bernice C. Pearson3
  • Birth*: 21 December 1907; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois4,5
  • Residence: 1910; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Baptism: 3 April 1910; Zion Methodist Church, Emden and Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Residence: 1920; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Residence*: 1971; San Bernardino, California1
  • Death*: September 1975; San Bernardino, San Bernardino Co., California4
  • Last Edited: 17 Feb 2017

Family: Bernice C. Pearson b. 22 Sep 1906, d. 15 Oct 1980

Citations

  1. [S49] Emden Historical Book Committee, Emden Centennial: 1871-1971 (Emden, Illinois: Emden Historical Book Committee, 1971), p. 248.
  2. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  3. [S149] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Applications & Claims ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015.
  4. [S23] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Death Index ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  5. [S137] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Methodist Church Vital Records: 1824-2009". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2014, Zion, Emden, p. 20-21.
  6. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.