DodgeCounty Nebraska Queries - page 6

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Queries submitted Sep 6, 1998 - Jan 7, 1999

Justin Sun, 6 Sep 1998 13:18
 Seeking any information J.W. Charleston.  Born 16 Dec 1834, Cole Co., Missouri.  Died May (or Mar) 1929.  Intered at Ridge Cemetery.  His wife Mary Etta Shockey preceded him in death.  There are still Charleston descendants in Dodge County.  His obit. says he was in the Civil War and also a 49er.  Any help would be greatly appreciated!!!

 Munjia Sat, 12 Sep 1998 11:14
I am searching for information on a Mary Huffman.  The information I have stated that she was from a small township which no longer exists called Duvall, Nebraska.  This may have been close to Scribner, Nebraska.  She was from a prominent family and her parents owned a drugstore in a nearby larger town.   In 1964, she would have been about 15 years old.  Any information
would be appreciated.

Sandra Schroeder Sun, 13 Sep 1998 12:58
Searching for info and descendants of William C. CONDIT b. 12-2-1873 m. Sylvia J. WALKER (father Henderson Walker) m. date is 2-8-1899 Had one known child Volcott b. 3-2-1908. William was a sheriff of Dodge Co, Neb and resided in Fremont. Thanks for any help on this family. 

Teresa Draper Sun, 13 Sep 1998 18:38
I am looking for information on Benjamin Franklin WARREN born in 1866 in Fremont.

Dr. John Winslow  Tue, 15 Sep 1998 00:56
 Hello,   I am looking for relatives of, or information on, John Bevins Winslow.  He was born in Ogallala, Keith County,
Nebraska around 1890 or 91.  The reason I am searching for information in Dodge County is because of the city/town of
Winslow.  We may have relatives here.  John Bevins married Sylvia Grace Clark from Russell Springs, Logan County,
Kansas.  They had a son, John R. Winslow in Denver Colorado in Aug, 1921.
     Any help or information would be greatly appreciated. Thank You... 

Claire Sutton  Thu, 17 Sep 1998 15:48
I am looking for descendants of August Frederick Nicolaus PRINZ, married to Henrietta STAHL; Anna Elise Catherine PRINZ, married to Henry MOHR; and Wilhelmina Marie Julia PRINZ, married to John Kranbeck.  August, Anna and
Wilhelmina were brother and sisters, who settled near Omaha, perhaps Millard, about 1870.  Some of their descendant names were BARTELS, BOTTCHHER, SCHRUM, FLECK, WHITTEGAR, ELSMAN and OTTE. A family story mentions a Mohr Cemetery, Millard, Nebraska, the Prinz family cemetery.  I would appreciate information on any of the above.  Thank you.

Mary Mills  Tue, 29 Sep 1998 19:19:27
I have a 1912 Fremont High School Annual with a Wayne Loomis who was a Freshman at the time.  I would like to have any information regarding the Loomis families that anyone can give me.  My ggrandfather's middle name was Loomis. He was born in Ohio and buried in Gage County, NE. Thank you for your help.

Lesli  Yszerbee Tue, 6 Oct 1998 11:27
Lydick, Josiah died in 1900 in Fremont, Dodge County.  I am hoping to find additional information.  Thank you.

Karen Combs  Tue, 06 Oct 1998 13:10
Looking for information on Andrew Jackson and Cynthia Olivia CONLEY of North Bend, Dodge County.  Andrew and Cynthia CONLEY had at least one child, Fred CONLEY, born Oct 2, 1890 in North Bend.  If anyone has any
information please contact me. 

Paul Jessen Sat, 17 Oct 1998 09:13:46
I think my father was born in Hooper, NE. June 24 or 25 1905. To Julies Jessen( possible Dr.) and Mary or Madie Jessen. Could you help me with this?  I really don't have information on my family.  Thank you

THOMAS W HINZ Sat, 17 Oct 1998 12:55
I am looking for any information on the Frederick Molkenthin (1837-1903) family who lived in Fremont, Nebraska from 1880-1903.  His wife Mary Fredericke died there in 1911.  Their children are believed to be Amelia b.1868,Gertrude Maruerite Molkenthin WEEKS b. 1879, Mildred Molkenthin WATSON, Elfriede Molkenthin HIPKE with a child Marie HIPKE, Hermina Molkenthin STEVENS with a child Everett STEVENS, and Clara Molkenthin WATSON.  Other possible grandchildren of Frederick and Fredericka are Evangaline RANDALL, Louise RATLIFF, and Isabell GABLEMAN although I don't know which children go with which parents. Fred Molkenthin was a harness maker who lived at 406 N. Main Streeet ,
Fremont in 1900(census). I believe most of the family stayed, at least initially, around Dodge Co. I would greatly appreciate any information about any of this family.

Owen Eister  Thu, 22 Oct 1998 10:58
I am looking for the family, Eister and the family, Heimlich.  Both families originated from the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.  I have information that Clara Eister married in Dodge County 21 October 1902 and Elizabeth Eister married in Dodge County, 29 May 1883. 

Anne Duffy  Mon, 02 Nov 1998 15:30
DODGE, Walter married to THORNBERG, Martha and daughter Mary Dodge born Dec. 17, 1904 in North Bend, NE. Thank you,  Phillip

Carolyn Jensen  Sat, 7 Nov 1998 11:13
Am looking for an obituary or death record for Laura Ann (BESSEY) COOK who according to information given to me died 3 Oct 1893 in Fremont, Dodge Co., NE.  She was born 25 Jan 1817 in Marcellus, Onondaga Co., NY and married Calob Woodruff COOK on 15 Jun 1 835 in Sharon, Washtenaw Co., MI.  It is thought she might be the daughter of John and Lucy
(BALDWIN) BESSEY.  Several Bessey lines have settled in Dodge, Rock, Douglas, Nance and Merrick Cos. in NE and I am trying to figure out which one she was part of. 

Tom ReithmannFri, 13 Nov 1998 13:13
I am seeking the DOB and DOD of Lily LANKAU, whom I believe to be my great-aunt. Lillian was born in Brooklyn NY about 1875, and married George BOWER. They lived in Ames, Dodge County, and had two children, George and Bertha. I believe they moved west with the KELLY family. Thank you

Diane James  Fri, 27 Nov 1998 11:58
I have an old flyer that tells of my g Gramma selling her farm.  I'm hoping that you are able to post the announcement on your query page.   Thank you for your help.

Having decided to quit farming and move to Lincoln, I will sell at Public Auction 4 miles east of Fremont and one-half mile north of the 16th Street road on Friday, February 26, 1915  commencing at 11:00 o'clock sharp, the following described property: (it describes horses, cattle, hogs... and a free lunch at noon)
Mrs. J. W. VAN ALLEN, Owner.
Col. Jacob Wernsmann, Auctioneer.
Hammond Printing Co., Fremont, Nebr.

Sandra Townsend   4 Dec 1998 16:32
I am researching the name Townsend, John Allen Sr. This would be my father's father and he died about 1933 when my father was 8. He was married to Laura Oberg who died about 1965. I am trying to find out if he was born in Fremont, and if not where he immigrated from, or who his parents were and where they are from. Thank you for your help,

Carol Davies  20 Dec 1998 04:24
I would appreciate any information on Hans Peters SONNABEND, Jr, who changed his name to John SONNABAND, when he entered the army during the Civil War.  His wife, Anna Lorentzen or Lorenzen is believed to have died in Fremont, Dodge Co, NE, in the 1870's.  John remarried and his son, Charles Henry SONNABAND, may have been born in Fremont, 21 Mar 1875. 

 Kay WilsonMon, 28 Dec 1998 16:43
 LONG / FORNEY / FREASE. Searching for other descendants of these families who moved from Bureau Co. IL to Dodge Co. NE by 1888, when my grandfather, John Guy LONG was born on a farm near Dodge. His grandparents (John FORNEY
and Hannah FREASE) and sister (Pearl E.) are buried in Glencoe Cemetery. Am particularly interested in collecting obits, letters, photos and other documentation of their lives.

#119  Tue, 29 Dec 1998 12:49
I am looking for information on Joseph Kerr HERRON, who went on his honeymoon in 1896 to North Bend, probably to visit relatives. His father is: Samuel HERRON, Jr. (b. 3 July 1821, Ireland). m. Susan GRAHAM on 7 Jan 1851. I only know of one son (my g-grandfather), but there must be siblings, cousins, etc. that I don't have yet.

Joseph Kerr HERRON (b. 3 Dec 1860 in Scroggeville? OH). m. Mary Josephne GRAY on 5 May 1896 in Coin, Page Co. IA. The Coin Gazette says they left immediately for North Bend, NE. Mary Josephine GRAY was b. 15 July 1864. Joseph was a "Dealer in Hardware, Furniture, Buggies, Implements, etc." in Coin, IA. Their children were:
ELLA LUCILLE HERRON, b. June 28, 1897, Coin, IA; d. December 12, 1972.
FRANCES HERRON, b. July 31, 1898; d. Khartoum, Africa.
PAUL HERRON, b. 1905.

Suzanne  Tue, 05 Jan 1999 23:39
Does anyone have any information on the David SCOTT family of North Bend, Dodge Co?  In the 1870 census, David and Isabella SCOTT were living in North Bend, Dodge Co. with 6 of their children and Isabella's mother, Jane JOHNSON.  In 1880, they were still living in North Bend, with 5 of their children and Thomas JOHNSON, Isabella's brother, and her
mother.  In 1880, their son, David Jr. and his wife, Mary E. (maiden name unknown) were living with their children, Quincy, Benjamin, and David Jr.'s brother, Edward.  In 1900, David Jr. was living with his wife Mary E. and 6 of their children, Quincy, Benjamin, Ora, Edith, Agnes, and Blanche in Union Township, Dodge Co.  Does anyone have any more information?  I have more information on Blanche's decendants. Thank you,

Jerry Buchta  Thu, 7 Jan 1999 22:50
I have been researching my Great-Great Grandfather Patrick BROGAN.  He was a resident of the Maple Creek/ North Bend area.  He was born in Centralia PA about 1848.  He married Ellen Gaughan in 1871 and they moved to Nebraska about 1877. I think he was a farmer. I don't have any information on his parents or siblings.  I do know that he is buried in St Patricks Cemetary 12 miles north of North Bend.


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