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Doris Margaret Studer

Person ID #2901, (1925 - 2016)
Last Edited17 Sep 2018

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Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

14 Oct 19250Doris Margaret Studer was born on 14 Oct 1925 in Martin County, Minnesota, United StatesG.1
Marriage

William Louis Zehms
Ca. 1942She married William Louis Zehms, son of Rudolph Carl Zehms and Dorothea Louisa Pricella Rogasch, ca. 1942.
Death

25 Sep 201690Doris died on 25 Sep 2016 in Mayo Clinis Health System, Fairmont, Martin, Minnesota, United StatesG, at age 90.1
Obituary

27 Sep 201690Obituary of Doris M. Studer

SHERBURN - A Mass of Christian Burial for Doris M. Zehms, 91, of Sherburn, Minn., will be at St. Luke's Catholic Church in Sherburn, Minn., with Father James J. Seitz as Celebrant. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Doris was called to her eternal rest on Sunday afternoon, Sept. 25, 2016, at Mayo Clinic Health System in Fairmont, Minn.


Doris Margaret Studer was born April 4, 1925, in Jay Township, rural Sherburn, Minn., to Herman and Agnes (Leibfried) Studer. She was the third of 13 children. She attended school in District #56 in Jay Township and later attended Sherburn Public School.

On April 27, 1943, she was united in marriage to William "Bill" Zehms at St. Luke's Catholic Church in Sherburn, Minn. After their marriage, they farmed in Jay Township until retiring in 1990, remaining on the farm. Bill died on April 2, 2005. She remained on the farm until becoming a resident of Temperance Lake Ridge in May of 2014.

Doris was employed at the Trimont Health Care Center in 1983 as a dietary aide. She was a member of St. Luke's Catholic Church. Her faith was a very important part of her life. She was involved with her church, serving as Eucharistic Minister, Lector, church choir, CCW, teaching religious education for 19 years and sewing for charities. She was also involved with school activities, served as a Girl Scout leader, and served as president of the Jay Garden Club. In her spare time she enjoyed playing bridge, "500," poker, and bingo. Doris was a housewife, homemaker, volunteer, gardener, baker and farm hand.

She is survived by her children, Richard "Dick" Zehms and his wife, Judy "Kotewa" of Sherburn, Minn., Betty Groves and her husband, Ron, of rural Sherburn, Minn., Bonnie Lee and fianc, Gary Haraseth, of Mesa, Ariz.-Langdon, N.D., Dawn and husband, Carlos Young, of West Point, Calif., Vonda and her husband, Daryl Pettis, of Plymouth, Minn.; eight grandchildren, Ronald Jr. (Shelley) Groves, Karisa, (Travis) Rozeboom, Mark (Shirleen) Zehms, Justin Groves, Tamara (William) Klinetobe, Matt Zehms, Kendra Brolsma, Carson Brolsma; nine great-grandchildren, Katie Eisenmenger, Steven Zehms and fiance, Kayla Traetow, Bradley Zehms Brandon Zehms, Christian Groves, Michael Groves, Madison Rozeboom, Mason Rozeboom and Megan Klinetobe; one great-great-granddaughter, Jenna Eisenmenger; brothers and sisters, Melvin "Duke" and his wife, Gail Studer of Minneapolis, Minn., Jack and his wife, Rita Studer, of Fairmont, Mary Lou Adams of Westerville, Ohio, Lois Mernin of Coon Rapids, Minn., Shirley Hanson of Lakeville, Minn., Susan and husband, Bob Nagel, of Landcaster, Pa., Mike Studer of Fountain Hills, Ariz.; sister-in-law, Kathy Studer of Mankato, Minn.; several nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.

Doris was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Bill Zehms; son-in-law, Bruce Lee; brothers and sisters and their spouses, Corrine and Archie Langford, Bob and Erma Studer, Pat and Avon Steele, Mac McAfee, Jim Studer, Dave Studer, Jim Adams, Roland Hanson, Harry Mernin; and other relatives.



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Burial

Sep 201690She was buried in Sep 2016 in Saint Lukes Cemetery at Sherburn, Martin, Minnesota.

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Children with: William Louis Zehms (1920 - 2005)

SonRichard William (Dick) Zehms (1943 - )
DaughterElizabeth Katherine Zehms (1945 - )
DaughterYvonne Marie (Bonnie) Zehms (1950 - )
DaughterDawn Renee Zehms (1960 - )
DaughterVonda Rae Zehms (1964 - )

Citations

  1. [S281] Find A Grave Website, online http://www.findagrave.com, Find A Grave Memorial# 170655330. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.

Richard William (Dick) Zehms

Person ID #2902, (1943 - )
Last Edited1 Sep 2018
1st cousin 1 time removed of Susan Kae Fisher (5 Nov 1964 - )

Parents

FatherWilliam Louis Zehms (1920 - 2005)
MotherDoris Margaret Studer (1925 - 2016)

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Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

2 Oct 19430Richard William (Dick) Zehms was born on 2 Oct 1943 in Martin County, Minnesota, United StatesG.1
Note

30 May 200662According to an article in the Minneapolis StarTribune, Dick Zehms was a Viet Nam war helicopter pilot and a commander of the Sherburn chapter of the Vtereans of Foreign Wars.

Citations

  1. [S219] Ancestry.com - Minnesota Birth Index (1935-2002), online www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Minnesota Birth Index (1935-2002).

Elizabeth Katherine Zehms

Person ID #2903, (1945 - )
Last Edited21 Sep 2010
1st cousin 1 time removed of Susan Kae Fisher (5 Nov 1964 - )

Parents

FatherWilliam Louis Zehms (1920 - 2005)
MotherDoris Margaret Studer (1925 - 2016)

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Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

19 Apr 19450Elizabeth Katherine Zehms was born on 19 Apr 1945 in Martin County, Minnesota, United StatesG.1

Citations

  1. [S219] Ancestry.com - Minnesota Birth Index (1935-2002), online www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Minnesota Birth Index (1935-2002).

Dawn Renee Zehms

Person ID #2904, (1960 - )
Last Edited21 Sep 2010
1st cousin 1 time removed of Susan Kae Fisher (5 Nov 1964 - )

Parents

FatherWilliam Louis Zehms (1920 - 2005)
MotherDoris Margaret Studer (1925 - 2016)

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Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

7 Feb 19600Dawn Renee Zehms was born on 7 Feb 1960 in Martin County, Minnesota, United StatesG.1
Marriage

Carlos Cleo Young
24 Oct 198525She married Carlos Cleo Young on 24 Oct 1985 in Zephyr Cove, Douglas, Nevada, United States.

Citations

  1. [S219] Ancestry.com - Minnesota Birth Index (1935-2002), online www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Minnesota Birth Index (1935-2002).

Vonda Rae Zehms

Person ID #2905, (1964 - )
Last Edited21 Sep 2010
1st cousin 1 time removed of Susan Kae Fisher (5 Nov 1964 - )

Parents

FatherWilliam Louis Zehms (1920 - 2005)
MotherDoris Margaret Studer (1925 - 2016)

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Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

1 Oct 19640Vonda Rae Zehms was born on 1 Oct 1964 in Martin County, Minnesota, United StatesG.1
Marriage

Michael R. Brolsma
21 Sep 198520She married Michael R. Brolsma on 21 Sep 1985, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States.2

Children with: Michael R. Brolsma (ca. 1962 - )

DaughterKendra Rae Brolsma (1993 - )
SonCarson Michael Brolsma (1997 - )

Citations

  1. [S219] Ancestry.com - Minnesota Birth Index (1935-2002), online www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Minnesota Birth Index (1935-2002).
  2. [S221] Ancestry.com - Minnesota Marriage Index (1958-2001), online www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Minnesota Marriage Index (1958-2001).

Yvonne Marie (Bonnie) Zehms

Person ID #2906, (1950 - )
Last Edited21 Sep 2010
1st cousin 1 time removed of Susan Kae Fisher (5 Nov 1964 - )

Parents

FatherWilliam Louis Zehms (1920 - 2005)
MotherDoris Margaret Studer (1925 - 2016)

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Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

14 May 19500Yvonne Marie (Bonnie) Zehms was born on 14 May 1950 in Martin County, Minnesota, United StatesG.1
Marriage

Bruce L. Lee
29 Mar 196918She married Bruce L. Lee on 29 Mar 1969, Martin County, Minnesota, United States.2

Citations

  1. [S219] Ancestry.com - Minnesota Birth Index (1935-2002), online www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Minnesota Birth Index (1935-2002).
  2. [S221] Ancestry.com - Minnesota Marriage Index (1958-2001), online www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Minnesota Marriage Index (1958-2001).

Carl Frederick William August Zehms

Person ID #2907, (1856 - 1927)
Last Edited3 Jan 2015
2nd great-grandfather of Susan Kae Fisher (5 Nov 1964 - )

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Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

14 May 18560Carl Frederick William August Zehms was born on 14 May 1856 in Hanover, Lower Saxony, GermanyG.
Marriage

Matilda Zeckser
15 Sep 188125He married Matilda Zeckser on 15 Sep 1881, Germany.
Death

12 Sep 192771Carl died on 12 Sep 1927 in Knierim, Calhoun, Iowa, United StatesG, at age 71.
Burial

Sep 192771He was buried in Sep 1927 in Trinity Cemetery at Knierim, Calhoun, Iowa.

Census and Residence

Census TypeDateAgeCensus and Residences
Census19009 Jul 190044Carl was enumerated as the head of the household on the 1900 United States Census in Lincoln, Calhoun, Iowa. Carl was 44 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Matilda Zeckser, Rudolph Carl Zehms, Emma Zehms, Anna Zehms, Matilda Zehms, Carl Zehms, and Ella Zehms.1
Census19102 May 191053Carl was enumerated as the head of the household on the 1910 United States Census in Lincoln, Calhoun, Iowa. Carl was 53 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Matilda Zeckser, Matilda Zehms, Carl Zehms, and Ella Zehms.2

Children with: Matilda Zeckser (1856 - 1926)

DaughterMinnie Amalie Pauline Zehms (1879 - 1965)
SonRudolph Carl Zehms (1882 - 1938)
DaughterEmma Zehms (1884 - )
DaughterAnna Zehms (1886 - )
DaughterMatilda Zehms (1888 - )
SonCarl Zehms (1890 - )
DaughterElla Zehms (1894 - )

Citations

  1. [S237] Ancestry.com online database, 1900 US Census. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  2. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1910 US Census.

Matilda Zeckser

Person ID #2908, (1856 - 1926)
Last Edited3 Jan 2015
2nd great-grandmother of Susan Kae Fisher (5 Nov 1964 - )

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Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

7 Jan 18560Matilda Zeckser was born on 7 Jan 1856 in Milmes, Brandenberg, GermanyG.
Marriage

Carl Frederick William August Zehms
15 Sep 188125She married Carl Frederick William August Zehms, son of Karl Fredrich August Zehms and Christine Wilhelmine Friederike Schulz, on 15 Sep 1881, Germany.
Death

1 Jun 192670Matilda died on 1 Jun 1926 in Knierim, Calhoun, Iowa, United StatesG, at age 70.

Census and Residence

Census TypeDateAgeCensus and Residences
Census19009 Jul 190044Matilda was enumerated as the wife of Carl Frederick William August Zehms on the 1900 United States Census in Lincoln, Calhoun, Iowa. Matilda was 44 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Rudolph Carl Zehms, Emma Zehms, Anna Zehms, Matilda Zehms, Carl Zehms, and Ella Zehms.1
Census19102 May 191054Matilda was enumerated as the wife of Carl Frederick William August Zehms on the 1910 United States Census in Lincoln, Calhoun, Iowa. Matilda was 54 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Matilda Zehms, Carl Zehms, and Ella Zehms.2

Children with: Carl Frederick William August Zehms (1856 - 1927)

DaughterMinnie Amalie Pauline Zehms (1879 - 1965)
SonRudolph Carl Zehms (1882 - 1938)
DaughterEmma Zehms (1884 - )
DaughterAnna Zehms (1886 - )
DaughterMatilda Zehms (1888 - )
SonCarl Zehms (1890 - )
DaughterElla Zehms (1894 - )

Citations

  1. [S237] Ancestry.com online database, 1900 US Census. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  2. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1910 US Census.

Ludwig Heinrich (Louis H.) Rogasch

Person ID #2909, (1857 - 1938)
Last Edited24 May 2017
2nd great-grandfather of Susan Kae Fisher (5 Nov 1964 - )

Parents

FatherAugust Leopold Rogasch (1820 - )
MotherLouisa W. Westphal (1826 - Bef 1900)

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Children of Louis Rogasch and Louisa Reis
The children of Louis Rogasch and Louisa Reis

Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

18 Oct 18570Ludwig Heinrich (Louis H.) Rogasch was born on 18 Oct 1857 in Jastrow (Jastrowie), Zlotow County, PolandG.
Marriage

Louisa M. (Lucy) Ries
7 Sep 188426He married Louisa M. (Lucy) Ries, daughter of Frederick John Ries and Caroline W. (Carolina) Thieman (Dehme) (Westphal), on 7 Sep 1884 in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States.1
Death

12 Dec 193881Ludwig died on 12 Dec 1938 in Glendale, Los Angeles, California, United StatesG, at age 81.

Census and Residence

Census TypeDateAgeCensus and Residences
Census19002 Jul 190042Ludwig was enumerated as the head of the household on the 1900 United States Census in Lincoln, Calhoun, Iowa. Ludwig was 42 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Louisa M. (Lucy) Ries, Dorothea Louisa Pricella Rogasch, Ada (Ida) E. Rogasch, Frederick Lewis Rogasch, Esther M. Rogasch, Irene Hulda Carolina Rogasch, Lucinda (Lucille) E. Rogasch, and August Leopold Rogasch.2
Census191028 Apr 191052Ludwig was enumerated as the head of the household on the 1910 United States Census in Fulton, Webster, Iowa. Ludwig was 52 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Louisa M. (Lucy) Ries, Esther M. Rogasch, Irene Hulda Carolina Rogasch, and Lucinda (Lucille) E. Rogasch.3
Census192020 Mar 192062Ludwig was enumerated as the head of the household on the 1920 United States Census in Weaver, Humbolt, Iowa. Ludwig was 62 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Louisa M. (Lucy) Ries and Irene Hulda Carolina Rogasch.4

Children with: Louisa M. (Lucy) Ries (1857 - 1941)

DaughterDorothea Louisa Pricella Rogasch (1885 - 1970)
DaughterAda (Ida) E. Rogasch (1887 - 1969)
SonFrederick Lewis Rogasch (1888 - )
DaughterEsther M. Rogasch (1891 - )
DaughterIrene Hulda Carolina Rogasch (1893 - 1960)
DaughterLucinda (Lucille) E. Rogasch (1895 - 1981)

Citations

  1. [S237] Ancestry.com online database, Cook County, Illinois, Marriages Index, 1871-1920. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  2. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1900 US Census.
  3. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1910 US Census.
  4. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1920 US Census.

Louisa M. (Lucy) Ries

Person ID #2910, (1857 - 1941)
Last Edited24 May 2017
2nd great-grandmother of Susan Kae Fisher (5 Nov 1964 - )

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Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

19 Sep 18570Louisa M. (Lucy) Ries was born on 19 Sep 1857 in Buffalo, Erie, New York, United StatesG.
Marriage

Ludwig Heinrich (Louis H.) Rogasch
7 Sep 188426She married Ludwig Heinrich (Louis H.) Rogasch, son of August Leopold Rogasch and Louisa W. Westphal, on 7 Sep 1884 in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States.1
Burial

1941~84She was buried in 1941 in Forest Lawn Cemetery at Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California.
Death

6 Dec 194184Louisa died on 6 Dec 1941 in Glendale, Los Angeles, California, United StatesG, at age 84.

Census and Residence

Census TypeDateAgeCensus and Residences
Census186011 Jul 18602She was listed as a member of Frederick's household in the 1860 U.S. Census taken 11 Jul 1860 in Clarence, Erie, New York, United StatesG.2
Census187012 Jul 187012She was listed as a member of Frederick's household in the 1870 U.S. Census taken 12 Jul 1870 in Coon Township, Buena Vista, Iowa, United StatesG.3
Census18809 Jun 188022Louisa was enumerated as the daughter of Frederick John Ries on the 1880 United States Census in Newell, Buena Vista, Iowa. Louisa was 22 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Caroline W. (Carolina) Thieman (Dehme) (Westphal).4
Census19002 Jul 190042Louisa was enumerated as the wife of Ludwig Heinrich (Louis H.) Rogasch on the 1900 United States Census in Lincoln, Calhoun, Iowa. Louisa was 42 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Dorothea Louisa Pricella Rogasch, Ada (Ida) E. Rogasch, Frederick Lewis Rogasch, Esther M. Rogasch, Irene Hulda Carolina Rogasch, Lucinda (Lucille) E. Rogasch, and August Leopold Rogasch.5
Census191028 Apr 191052Louisa was enumerated as the wife of Ludwig Heinrich (Louis H.) Rogasch on the 1910 United States Census in Fulton, Webster, Iowa. Louisa was 52 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Esther M. Rogasch, Irene Hulda Carolina Rogasch, and Lucinda (Lucille) E. Rogasch.6
Census192020 Mar 192062Louisa was enumerated as the wife of Ludwig Heinrich (Louis H.) Rogasch on the 1920 United States Census in Weaver, Humbolt, Iowa. Louisa was 62 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Irene Hulda Carolina Rogasch.7

Occupations

DateOccupation and location
1880Dressmaker at Newell, Buena Vista, Iowa, United StatesG4

Children with: Ludwig Heinrich (Louis H.) Rogasch (1857 - 1938)

DaughterDorothea Louisa Pricella Rogasch (1885 - 1970)
DaughterAda (Ida) E. Rogasch (1887 - 1969)
SonFrederick Lewis Rogasch (1888 - )
DaughterEsther M. Rogasch (1891 - )
DaughterIrene Hulda Carolina Rogasch (1893 - 1960)
DaughterLucinda (Lucille) E. Rogasch (1895 - 1981)

Citations

  1. [S237] Ancestry.com online database, Cook County, Illinois, Marriages Index, 1871-1920. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  2. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1860 US Census.
  3. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1870 US Census.
  4. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1880 US Census.
  5. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1900 US Census.
  6. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1910 US Census.
  7. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1920 US Census.

August Leopold Rogasch

Person ID #2912, (1820 - )
Last Edited3 Jan 2015
3rd great-grandfather of Susan Kae Fisher (5 Nov 1964 - )

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August Leopold Rogasch

Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

21 May 18200August Leopold Rogasch was born on 21 May 1820 in Jastrow (Jastrowie), Zlotow County, PolandG.
Marriage

Louisa W. Westphal
1846~26He married Louisa W. Westphal in 1846.
Death

August died.

Census and Residence

Census TypeDateAgeCensus and Residences
Census188012 Jun 188060August was enumerated as the head of the household on the 1880 United States Census in Lincoln, Calhoun, Iowa. August was 60 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Louisa W. Westphal, Frederick J. Rogosch, Charles A. Rogasch, and William A. Rogasch.1
Census19002 Jul 190080August was enumerated as the father of Ludwig Heinrich (Louis H.) Rogasch on the 1900 United States Census in Lincoln, Calhoun, Iowa. August was 80 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Louisa M. (Lucy) Ries, Dorothea Louisa Pricella Rogasch, Ada (Ida) E. Rogasch, Frederick Lewis Rogasch, Esther M. Rogasch, Irene Hulda Carolina Rogasch, and Lucinda (Lucille) E. Rogasch.2

Children with: Louisa W. Westphal (1826 - Bef 1900)

SonFrederick J. Rogosch (1849 - 1940)
SonCharles A. Rogasch (ca. 1855 - )
SonLudwig Heinrich (Louis H.) Rogasch (1857 - 1938)
SonWilliam A. Rogasch (ca. 1867 - )
DaughterSophia Rogasch (1884 - )

Citations

  1. [S237] Ancestry.com online database, 1880 US Census. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  2. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1900 US Census.

Louisa W. Westphal

Person ID #2913, (1826 - Bef 1900)
Last Edited3 Jan 2015
3rd great-grandmother of Susan Kae Fisher (5 Nov 1964 - )

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Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

22 Oct 18260Louisa W. Westphal was born on 22 Oct 1826 in GermanyG.
Marriage

August Leopold Rogasch
1846~20She married August Leopold Rogasch in 1846.
Death

Bef 1900Louisa died bef 1900 in Iowa, United StatesG.

Census and Residence

Census TypeDateAgeCensus and Residences
Census188012 Jun 188053Louisa was enumerated as the wife of August Leopold Rogasch on the 1880 United States Census in Lincoln, Calhoun, Iowa. Louisa was 53 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Frederick J. Rogosch, Charles A. Rogasch, and William A. Rogasch.1

Children with: August Leopold Rogasch (1820 - )

SonFrederick J. Rogosch (1849 - 1940)
SonCharles A. Rogasch (ca. 1855 - )
SonLudwig Heinrich (Louis H.) Rogasch (1857 - 1938)
SonWilliam A. Rogasch (ca. 1867 - )
DaughterSophia Rogasch (1884 - )

Citations

  1. [S237] Ancestry.com online database, 1880 US Census. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.

Heinrich (Henry) Carl Zersen

Person ID #2914, (1862 - 1935)
Last Edited4 May 2015
Great-grandfather of Susan Kae Fisher (5 Nov 1964 - )

Parents

FatherCarl Ludwig (Charley) Zersen (1832 - 1902)
MotherJohanna (Hanna) Dorothea Klausing (1843 - 1924)

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Henry Carl Zersen
(1862-1935)
Zersen Family

Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

20 Oct 18620Heinrich (Henry) Carl Zersen was born on 20 Oct 1862 in Elk Creek Township, Cook, Illinois, United StatesG.
Marriage

Mathilda Dorothy (Emma) Fischer
10 Feb 188724He married Mathilda Dorothy (Emma) Fischer on 10 Feb 1887.
Death

5 Feb 193572Heinrich died on 5 Feb 1935 in Gresham, York, Nebraska, United StatesG, at age 72.
Burial

Feb 193572He was buried in Feb 1935 in Saint Peter's Lutheran Church Cemetery at Gresham, York, Nebraska.

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Census and Residence

Census TypeDateAgeCensus and Residences
Census188026 Jun 188017Heinrich was enumerated as the son of Carl Ludwig (Charley) Zersen on the 1880 United States Census in Ela, Lake, Illinois. Heinrich was 17 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Johanna (Hanna) Dorothea Klausing, Herman C. Zersen, Rev. Frederick William Zersen, and Theodore Charles Zersen.2
Census190011 Jun 190037Heinrich was enumerated as the head of the household on the 1900 United States Census in Hackberry, Polk, Nebraska. Heinrich was 37 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Mathilda Dorothy (Emma) Fischer, Edward G.H. Zersen, Otto Fred H. (Joe) Zersen, Gilbert Henry Zersen, and Benjamin H. (Bernhard) Zersen.3
Census193017 Apr 193067Heinrich was enumerated as the head of the household on the 1930 United States Census in Stewart, York, Nebraska. Heinrich was 67 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Mathilda Dorothy (Emma) Fischer.4

Children with: Mathilda Dorothy (Emma) Fischer (1868 - 1938)

SonFrederick Zersen
SonEdward G.H. Zersen (1889 - 1968)
SonOtto Fred H. (Joe) Zersen (1892 - 1978)
SonGilbert Henry Zersen (1894 - 1984)
SonBenjamin H. (Bernhard) Zersen (1897 - 1983)
SonArnold Carl L. Zersen (1905 - 1941)

Citations

  1. [S281] Find A Grave Website, online http://www.findagrave.com, Find A Grave Memorial# 111749513. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  2. [S237] Ancestry.com online database, 1880 US Census. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  3. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1900 US Census.
  4. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1930 US Census.

Mathilda Dorothy (Emma) Fischer

Person ID #2915, (1868 - 1938)
Last Edited3 Jan 2015
Great-grandmother of Susan Kae Fisher (5 Nov 1964 - )

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Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

16 Dec 18680Mathilda Dorothy (Emma) Fischer was born on 16 Dec 1868 in Fremont, Lake, Illinois, United StatesG.
Marriage

Heinrich (Henry) Carl Zersen
10 Feb 188718She married Heinrich (Henry) Carl Zersen, son of Carl Ludwig (Charley) Zersen and Johanna (Hanna) Dorothea Klausing, on 10 Feb 1887.
Death

2 Sep 193869Mathilda died on 2 Sep 1938 in Gresham, York, Nebraska, United StatesG, at age 69.
Burial

Sep 193869She was buried in Sep 1938 in Saint Peter's Lutheran Church Cemetery at Gresham, York, Nebraska.

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Census and Residence

Census TypeDateAgeCensus and Residences
Census190011 Jun 190031Mathilda was enumerated as the wife of Heinrich (Henry) Carl Zersen on the 1900 United States Census in Hackberry, Polk, Nebraska. Mathilda was 31 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Edward G.H. Zersen, Otto Fred H. (Joe) Zersen, Gilbert Henry Zersen, and Benjamin H. (Bernhard) Zersen.2
Census193017 Apr 193061Mathilda was enumerated as the wife of Heinrich (Henry) Carl Zersen on the 1930 United States Census in Stewart, York, Nebraska. Mathilda was 61 years old.3

Children with: Heinrich (Henry) Carl Zersen (1862 - 1935)

SonFrederick Zersen
SonEdward G.H. Zersen (1889 - 1968)
SonOtto Fred H. (Joe) Zersen (1892 - 1978)
SonGilbert Henry Zersen (1894 - 1984)
SonBenjamin H. (Bernhard) Zersen (1897 - 1983)
SonArnold Carl L. Zersen (1905 - 1941)

Citations

  1. [S281] Find A Grave Website, online http://www.findagrave.com, Find A Grave Memorial# 111749523. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  2. [S237] Ancestry.com online database, 1900 US Census. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  3. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1930 US Census.

Edward G.H. Zersen

Person ID #2916, (1889 - 1968)
Last Edited4 May 2015
Granduncle of Susan Kae Fisher (5 Nov 1964 - )

Parents

FatherHeinrich (Henry) Carl Zersen (1862 - 1935)
MotherMathilda Dorothy (Emma) Fischer (1868 - 1938)

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Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

20 Aug 18890Edward G.H. Zersen was born on 20 Aug 1889 in Illinois, United StatesG.
Marriage

Emma Neujahr
He married Emma Neujahr.
Note

5 Jun 191727Edward's World War I Draft Registration Card states that he was born August 20, 1889 in Area, Illinois. He is self employed as a farmer in Gresham, Nebraska. He is married with a wife and child, medium height, medium build with blue eyes and dark hair.
Milit-WWI

6 Jun 191727He registered for World War I military service on 6 Jun 1917 in Stewart, York, Nebraska, United StatesG. His Draft Registration Card states that he was 27 years old and was born on August 20, 1889. He was a native born U.S. citizen and gave his occupation as a farmer at Gresham, York County, Nebraska. He was described as medium height, medium build with blue eyes and dark hair. He indicated that he was married with a wife and child.1
Death

7 Dec 196879Edward died on 7 Dec 1968 in York County, Nebraska, United StatesG, at age 79.2
Burial

Dec 196879He was buried in Dec 1968 in Cedar Lawn Cemetery at Gresham, York, Nebraska.

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Census and Residence

Census TypeDateAgeCensus and Residences
Census190011 Jun 190010Edward was enumerated as the son of Heinrich (Henry) Carl Zersen on the 1900 United States Census in Hackberry, Polk, Nebraska. Edward was 10 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Mathilda Dorothy (Emma) Fischer, Otto Fred H. (Joe) Zersen, Gilbert Henry Zersen, and Benjamin H. (Bernhard) Zersen.4
Census192017 Jan 192030Edward was enumerated as the head of the household on the 1920 United States Census in Stewart, York, Nebraska. Edward was 30 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Emma Neujahr and Donald Henry Carl Zersen.5
Census193011 Apr 193040Edward was enumerated as the head of the household on the 1930 United States Census in Norfolk, Madison, Nebraska. Edward was 40 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Emma Neujahr and Donald Henry Carl Zersen.6

Occupations

DateOccupation and location
1920Farmer at Stewart, York, Nebraska, United StatesG5

Children with: Emma Neujahr (1890 - 1957)

SonDonald Henry Carl Zersen (1917 - 2012)

Citations

  1. [S233] Military Records, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918., 4,582 Microfilm Rolls (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records). Hereinafter cited as World War I Draft Registration Cards, (1917-1918).
  2. [S23] Social Security Records, Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, (Washington D.C.: Social Security Administration, 1935-2014). Hereinafter cited as Social Security Death Index.
  3. [S281] Find A Grave Website, online http://www.findagrave.com, Find A Grave Memorial# 79680308. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  4. [S237] Ancestry.com online database, 1900 US Census. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  5. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1920 US Census.
  6. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1930 US Census.

Otto Fred H. (Joe) Zersen

Person ID #2917, (1892 - 1978)
Last Edited4 May 2015
Granduncle of Susan Kae Fisher (5 Nov 1964 - )

Parents

FatherHeinrich (Henry) Carl Zersen (1862 - 1935)
MotherMathilda Dorothy (Emma) Fischer (1868 - 1938)

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Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

14 Mar 18920Otto Fred H. (Joe) Zersen was born on 14 Mar 1892 in Area, Illinois, United StatesG.1
Milit-WWI

5 Jun 191725He registered for World War I military service on 5 Jun 1917 in Stewart, York, Nebraska, United StatesG. Otto's World War I Draft Registration Card states that he was born March 14, 1892 in Area, Illinois. He is self employed as a farmer in Gresham, Nebraska. He is single, tall, stout with brown eyes and dark hair.1
Marriage

Violet Faye Buker
He married Violet Faye Buker.
Death

Apr 197886Otto died in Apr 1978 in Julesburg, Sedgwick, Colorado, United StatesG, at age 86.2

Census and Residence

Census TypeDateAgeCensus and Residences
Census190011 Jun 19008Otto was enumerated as the son of Heinrich (Henry) Carl Zersen on the 1900 United States Census in Hackberry, Polk, Nebraska. Otto was 8 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Mathilda Dorothy (Emma) Fischer, Edward G.H. Zersen, Gilbert Henry Zersen, and Benjamin H. (Bernhard) Zersen.3
Census19209 Jan 192027Otto was enumerated as the head of the household on the 1920 United States Census, Sedgwick County, Colorado. Otto was 27 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Violet Faye Buker.4
Census193015 Apr 193038Otto was enumerated as the head of the household on the 1930 United States Census in Julesburg, Sedgwick, Colorado. Otto was 38 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Violet Faye Buker and Phyllis Faye Zersen.5

Occupations

DateOccupation and location
1920Farmer at Sedgwick County, Colorado, United StatesG4
1930Grain elevator manager at Julesburg, Sedgwick, Colorado, United StatesG5

Children with: Violet Faye Buker (ca. 1896 - 1942)

DaughterPhyllis Faye Zersen (1921 - 1982)

Citations

  1. [S233] Military Records, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918., 4,582 Microfilm Rolls (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records). Hereinafter cited as World War I Draft Registration Cards, (1917-1918).
  2. [S23] Social Security Records, Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, (Washington D.C.: Social Security Administration, 1935-2014). Hereinafter cited as Social Security Death Index.
  3. [S237] Ancestry.com online database, 1900 US Census. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  4. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1920 US Census.
  5. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1930 US Census.

Benjamin H. (Bernhard) Zersen

Person ID #2918, (1897 - 1983)
Last Edited6 Sep 2018
Granduncle of Susan Kae Fisher (5 Nov 1964 - )

Parents

FatherHeinrich (Henry) Carl Zersen (1862 - 1935)
MotherMathilda Dorothy (Emma) Fischer (1868 - 1938)

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Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

23 Jul 18970Benjamin H. (Bernhard) Zersen was born on 23 Jul 1897 in Gresham, York, Nebraska, United StatesG.1
Note

22 Aug 191821Ben's World War I Draft Registration Card states that he was born July 23, 1897 in Gresham. Nebraska. He is self employed. He is tall, stout with blue eyes and black hair.
Milit-WWI

22 Aug 191821He registered for World War I military service on 22 Aug 1918 in York County, Nebraska, United StatesG. His Draft Registration Card states that he was 21 years old and was born on July 23, 1897. He was a native born U.S. citizen and gave his occupation as self employed at Gresham, York County, Nebraska. He was described as tall, stout build with blue eyes and black hair. His nearest relative was his mother Mrs. Emma Zersen of Gresham, Nebraska.1
Marriage

Sara E. Sietz
30 May 192527He married Sara E. Sietz, daughter of Mussettie Sietz, on 30 May 1925 in Menno, Hutchinson, South Dakota, United States. According to the South Dakota State Board of Health - Record of Marriage, Ben's residence at the time of the marriage was Fort Morgan, Colorado, he listed his age as 27, American-born and a bachelor. Sarah's residence was Durango, Colorado, she was 25, American-born and a maiden. They were married by Rev. John Bodenmann. Minister of the Reformed Church.2
Divorce

Sara E. Sietz
Ca. 1929He was divorced from Sara E. Sietz ca. 1929.
Marriage

June Maxine Hoar
20 Dec 194346He married June Maxine Hoar on 20 Dec 1943.
Death

Jan 198385Benjamin died in Jan 1983 in Lincoln, Lancaster, Nebraska, United StatesG, at age 85.3

Census and Residence

Census TypeDateAgeCensus and Residences
Census190011 Jun 19002Benjamin was enumerated as the son of Heinrich (Henry) Carl Zersen on the 1900 United States Census in Hackberry, Polk, Nebraska. Benjamin was 2 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Mathilda Dorothy (Emma) Fischer, Edward G.H. Zersen, Otto Fred H. (Joe) Zersen, and Gilbert Henry Zersen.4
Census19308 Apr 193032Benjamin was enumerated as the head of the household on the 1930 United States Census in Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa. Benjamin was 32 years old. He was listed as a lodger in the household of Clara Wilkinson.5

Occupations

DateOccupation and location
1929Division manager for Armour & Company at Sioux City, Woodbury, Iowa, United StatesG6

Children with: Sara E. Sietz (1900 - 1988)

DaughterGloria M. Zersen (ca. 1926 - )
SonWilliam Zersen (ca. 1927 - )

Citations

  1. [S233] Military Records, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918., 4,582 Microfilm Rolls (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records). Hereinafter cited as World War I Draft Registration Cards, (1917-1918).
  2. [S237] Ancestry.com online database, South Dakota, Marriages, 1905-2013. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  3. [S23] Social Security Records, Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, (Washington D.C.: Social Security Administration, 1935-2014). Hereinafter cited as Social Security Death Index.
  4. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1900 US Census.
  5. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1930 US Census.
  6. [S237] Ancestry.com, U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989, Sioux City, Iowa, 1929.

Gilbert Henry Zersen

Person ID #2919, (1894 - 1984)
Last Edited16 Sep 2009
Granduncle of Susan Kae Fisher (5 Nov 1964 - )

Parents

FatherHeinrich (Henry) Carl Zersen (1862 - 1935)
MotherMathilda Dorothy (Emma) Fischer (1868 - 1938)

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Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

30 Mar 18940Gilbert Henry Zersen was born on 30 Mar 1894 in Gresham, York, Nebraska, United StatesG.1
Milit-WWI

5 Jun 191723He registered for World War I military service on 5 Jun 1917 in Stewart, York, Nebraska, United StatesG. His Draft Registration Card states that he was 23 years old and was born on March 30, 1894 in Gresham, Nebraska. He was a native born U.S. citizen and gave his occupation as a barber at Genoa, Nebraska. He was described as single, tall, slender build with gray eyes and black hair.1
Marriage

Mary E. Cooper
He married Mary E. Cooper.
Death

28 Apr 198490Gilbert died on 28 Apr 1984 in Hall County, Nebraska, United StatesG, at age 90.2

Census and Residence

Census TypeDateAgeCensus and Residences
Census190011 Jun 19006Gilbert was enumerated as the son of Heinrich (Henry) Carl Zersen on the 1900 United States Census in Hackberry, Polk, Nebraska. Gilbert was 6 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Mathilda Dorothy (Emma) Fischer, Edward G.H. Zersen, Otto Fred H. (Joe) Zersen, and Benjamin H. (Bernhard) Zersen.3

Children with: Mary E. Cooper (1894 - 1982)

DaughterNadyne Marie Zersen (1921 - 1988)
SonRobert H. (Bud) Zersen (1930 - 2008)

Citations

  1. [S233] Military Records, World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918., 4,582 Microfilm Rolls (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records). Hereinafter cited as World War I Draft Registration Cards, (1917-1918).
  2. [S23] Social Security Records, Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, (Washington D.C.: Social Security Administration, 1935-2014). Hereinafter cited as Social Security Death Index.
  3. [S237] Ancestry.com online database, 1900 US Census. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.

Emma Neujahr

Person ID #2920, (1890 - 1957)
Last Edited3 Jan 2015

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Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

17 May 18900Emma Neujahr was born on 17 May 1890.
Marriage

Edward G.H. Zersen
She married Edward G.H. Zersen, son of Heinrich (Henry) Carl Zersen and Mathilda Dorothy (Emma) Fischer.
Death

15 Oct 195767Emma died on 15 Oct 1957 in Gresham, York, Nebraska, United StatesG, at age 67.
Burial

Oct 195767She was buried in Oct 1957 in Cedar Lawn Cemetery at Gresham, York, Nebraska.

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Census and Residence

Census TypeDateAgeCensus and Residences
Census192017 Jan 192029Emma was enumerated as the wife of Edward G.H. Zersen on the 1920 United States Census in Stewart, York, Nebraska. Emma was 29 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Donald Henry Carl Zersen.2
Census193011 Apr 193039Emma was enumerated as the wife of Edward G.H. Zersen on the 1930 United States Census in Norfolk, Madison, Nebraska. Emma was 39 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Donald Henry Carl Zersen.3

Children with: Edward G.H. Zersen (1889 - 1968)

SonDonald Henry Carl Zersen (1917 - 2012)

Citations

  1. [S281] Find A Grave Website, online http://www.findagrave.com, Find A Grave Memorial# 79680309. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  2. [S237] Ancestry.com online database, 1920 US Census. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  3. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1930 US Census.

Donald Henry Carl Zersen

Person ID #2921, (1917 - 2012)
Last Edited17 Dec 2014
1st cousin 1 time removed of Susan Kae Fisher (5 Nov 1964 - )

Parents

FatherEdward G.H. Zersen (1889 - 1968)
MotherEmma Neujahr (1890 - 1957)

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Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

19 Apr 19170Donald Henry Carl Zersen was born on 19 Apr 1917 in Gresham, York, Nebraska, United StatesG.
Marriage

Ruth Susanna Segner
3 Oct 194629He married Ruth Susanna Segner, daughter of Mathias (Matt) Segner and Susanna (Susie) Wurm, on 3 Oct 1946 in Galva, Ida, Iowa, United States.
Death

21 Oct 201295Donald died on 21 Oct 2012 in Stromsburg, Polk, Nebraska, United StatesG, at age 95.1
Obituary

23 Oct 201295Obituary of Donald H. Zersen

Son of Ed and Emma (Fischer) Zersen. He attended rural school and graduated from Gresham High School. He joined the Army in 1942 and returned from World War II as a Captain. He was a member of the American Legion where he served as a Post Commander. As an Adjutant he organized the membership to furnish military honors at veterans funerals. He also served as Commander of the Honor Guard at many Memorial Day Services and whenever the Legion participated in burial services.

On October 3, 1946, Don married Ruth Segner at Galva, Iowa. The couple lived in the Gresham area where Don farmed until he retired. He was an active member of St. Peter's Lutheran Church in Gresham and a charter member of the Gresham Rural Fire Protection District. He was elected the first president of said district and was instrumental in getting the first fire truck purchased. Don was also very active within the community of Gresham serving or chairing various committees and organizations.
Burial

Oct 201295He was buried in Oct 2012 in Cedar Lawn Cemetery at Gresham, York, Nebraska.

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Census and Residence

Census TypeDateAgeCensus and Residences
Census192017 Jan 19202Donald was enumerated as the son of Edward G.H. Zersen on the 1920 United States Census in Stewart, York, Nebraska. Donald was 2 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Emma Neujahr.2
Census193011 Apr 193012Donald was enumerated as the son of Edward G.H. Zersen on the 1930 United States Census in Norfolk, Madison, Nebraska. Donald was 12 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Emma Neujahr.3

Children with: Ruth Susanna Segner (1918 - 2002)

DaughterDonna Sue Zersen (1950 - )

Citations

  1. [S281] Find A Grave Website, online http://www.findagrave.com, Find A Grave Memorial# 99439260. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  2. [S237] Ancestry.com online database, 1920 US Census. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  3. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1930 US Census.

Violet Faye Buker

Person ID #2922, (ca. 1896 - 1942)
Last Edited3 Jan 2015

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Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

Ca. 1896Violet Faye Buker was born ca. 1896 in Nebraska, United StatesG.
Marriage

Otto Fred H. (Joe) Zersen
She married Otto Fred H. (Joe) Zersen, son of Heinrich (Henry) Carl Zersen and Mathilda Dorothy (Emma) Fischer.
Death

1942Violet died in 1942.
Burial

1942She was buried in 1942 at Brule, Keith, Nebraska.

Census and Residence

Census TypeDateAgeCensus and Residences
Census19209 Jan 1920Violet was enumerated as the wife of Otto Fred H. (Joe) Zersen on the 1920 United States Census, Sedgwick County, Colorado.1
Census193015 Apr 1930Violet was enumerated as the wife of Otto Fred H. (Joe) Zersen on the 1930 United States Census in Julesburg, Sedgwick, Colorado.

Also residing in the same household were Phyllis Faye Zersen.2

Children with: Otto Fred H. (Joe) Zersen (1892 - 1978)

DaughterPhyllis Faye Zersen (1921 - 1982)

Citations

  1. [S237] Ancestry.com online database, 1920 US Census. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  2. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1930 US Census.

Phyllis Faye Zersen

Person ID #2923, (1921 - 1982)
Last Edited6 Jun 2009
1st cousin 1 time removed of Susan Kae Fisher (5 Nov 1964 - )

Parents

FatherOtto Fred H. (Joe) Zersen (1892 - 1978)
MotherViolet Faye Buker (ca. 1896 - 1942)

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Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

10 Aug 19210Phyllis Faye Zersen was born on 10 Aug 1921 in Brule, Keith, Nebraska, United StatesG.
Death

Apr 198260Phyllis died in Apr 1982 at age 60.

Census and Residence

Census TypeDateAgeCensus and Residences
Census193015 Apr 19308Phyllis was enumerated as the daughter of Otto Fred H. (Joe) Zersen on the 1930 United States Census in Julesburg, Sedgwick, Colorado. Phyllis was 8 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Violet Faye Buker.1

Citations

  1. [S237] Ancestry.com online database, 1930 US Census. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.

Sara E. Sietz

Person ID #2924, (1900 - 1988)
Last Edited4 May 2015

Parents

FatherMussettie Sietz (ca. 1873 - )

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Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

24 Jan 19000Sara E. Sietz was born on 24 Jan 1900 in Missouri, United StatesG.1
Marriage

Benjamin H. (Bernhard) Zersen
30 May 192525She married Benjamin H. (Bernhard) Zersen, son of Heinrich (Henry) Carl Zersen and Mathilda Dorothy (Emma) Fischer, on 30 May 1925 in Menno, Hutchinson, South Dakota, United States. According to the South Dakota State Board of Health - Record of Marriage, Ben's residence at the time of the marriage was Fort Morgan, Colorado, he listed his age as 27, American-born and a bachelor. Sarah's residence was Durango, Colorado, she was 25, American-born and a maiden. They were married by Rev. John Bodenmann. Minister of the Reformed Church.2
Divorce

Benjamin H. (Bernhard) Zersen
Ca. 1929She was divorced from Benjamin H. (Bernhard) Zersen ca. 1929.
Death

8 Jan 198887Sara died on 8 Jan 1988 in Lodi, San Joaquin, California, United StatesG, at age 87.3,1
Burial

Jan 1988~88She was buried in Jan 1988 in Lodi Memorial Cemetery at Lodi, San Joaquin, California.

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Census and Residence

Census TypeDateAgeCensus and Residences
Census193012 Apr 193030Sara was enumerated as the daughter of Mussettie Sietz on the 1930 United States Census in Portland, Multnomah, Oregon. Sara was 30 years old.

Also residing in the same household were Gloria M. Zersen.5
Residence1967~67Sara lived in Menlo Park, Sam Mateo, California, United StatesG, in 1967.

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Children with: Benjamin H. (Bernhard) Zersen (1897 - 1983)

DaughterGloria M. Zersen (ca. 1926 - )
SonWilliam Zersen (ca. 1927 - )

Citations

  1. [S225] California Death Index, Ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as California Death Index (1940-1997).
  2. [S237] Ancestry.com online database, South Dakota, Marriages, 1905-2013. Hereinafter cited as Ancestry.com.
  3. [S23] Social Security Records, Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, (Washington D.C.: Social Security Administration, 1935-2014). Hereinafter cited as Social Security Death Index.
  4. [S281] Find A Grave Website, online http://www.findagrave.com, Find A Grave Memorial# 129446093. Hereinafter cited as Find A Grave.
  5. [S237] Ancestry.com, 1930 US Census.
  6. [S237] Ancestry.com, U.S. City Directories, 1821-1989, Menlo Park, California, 1967.

June Maxine Hoar

Person ID #2925, (1918 - 2004)
Last Edited5 Jul 2008

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Events and Notes

EventDateAgeLocation and Additional Notes or Comments
Birth

28 Jun 19180June Maxine Hoar was born on 28 Jun 1918 in Decatur, Burt, Nebraska, United StatesG.
Marriage

Benjamin H. (Bernhard) Zersen
20 Dec 194325She married Benjamin H. (Bernhard) Zersen, son of Heinrich (Henry) Carl Zersen and Mathilda Dorothy (Emma) Fischer, on 20 Dec 1943.
Death

19 Feb 200485June died on 19 Feb 2004 in Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska, United StatesG, at age 85.1
Obituary

20 Feb 200485Obituary of June M. (Hoar) Zersen
Lincoln Journal Star (NE) - February 20, 2004
June M. Zersen Omaha, formerly Lincoln, NB

June M. Zersen, 85, Omaha, formerly Lincoln, died Jan. 19, 2004. Retired accountant for Nebraska Department of Labor. U.S. Navy veteran.

Survivors: son, daughter-in-law, William and Pam Zersen, Papillion; grandchildren, Laura Smith, Karrie, Mary and Ashley Zersen; sisters, Mildred Marcum, Spencer, Ruth Dashiell, Denver. Preceded in death by: parents, Edgar and Ruth Hoar; brother, Ken Karten; sister, Mary Tunberg.

Services: 2 p.m. Monday, Butherus, Maser & Love Funeral Home, 4040 A St. The Rev. J. Elizabeth Liggett. Lincoln Memorial Park. No viewing or visitation. Memorials: American Diabetes Association.

Citations

  1. [S23] Social Security Records, Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, (Washington D.C.: Social Security Administration, 1935-2014). Hereinafter cited as Social Security Death Index.
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