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Queries Submitted Mar 8, 1997 thru Jun 23, 1997

Russ Herre Sat Mar 8 15:47:281997
Looking for information on the parents of Christian Friederich HERREb. July 25, 1838 in Germany. d. Sept. 18,1910 bur at Ridge Cemetery Fremont,Dodge co. NE. Marred to Anna Marie KNIESS, also buried at Fremont NE. 

Keith W. Fletcher Sun Oct27 19:38:25 1996
I am desperately seeking contact with ANYONE who knows about Mr. JohnBernard Holmes Eddy, born cir 1896, Fremont, Nebraska. He served as superintendentof sales for Pyroil Oil Company in Omaha in 1931-1935. Could anyone pleasetell me something about this man and clue me in to who Pyroil Oil Companyactually was, do they still exist today??? Your reply greatly appreciated. 
Bill Sweet Sun Jan 12 10:38:161997
I'm looking for info on Sweets and their descendents that moved outto nebraska around 1870. Looking for death date and additional informationon William Henry Sweet born around 1832 in New York State. Raised in NY,OH, and MA, he moved out IL betw. 1850 and 1860. Came back to MA for ashort time, and is 1870 census of Maple Precinct, DodgeCounty. Was living there as well in 1880 with wife Narcissa (Keith)and children. Had children Hattie M. (b. cir. 1858), Emma (b. 1858), SusanA.(cir 1861), Alice Belle (b. 1863), William F. (see below), Carrie L and/gertrude(1868) Jessie L. (1872), Clarence Dell (1876), and Lena Addie (cir 1879)William H's son William F. Sweet, born 1865 in Williamstown, MA or Readsboro,VT, moved out to Lincoln after 1880, and I'm trying to find out what happenedto him and his children. A 1900 census of Lincoln shows a William F. Sweetwith wife Bertha (b. NE 1868) and daughters Imo (not sure about the handwritingon that one)(b. 1889), Hazel A. (b. 1893), Esther G.(b.1895),and Echo (b.1898). In another branch of the family, I'm looking for a Minnie L. Sweet,b. 18 July 1863 in readsboro, VT, who married a George Eckles and was livingin Omaha, NE in 1940. 
Paula Hurwitz Thu Mar 6 15:17:351997
Need address of Jewish cemetery/cemeteries in Lincoln. Informationsought on Jacob Agranat and wife Sischa Lis Kremenchuck or Kremenchug (firsthusband was Jacob Agranat) both buried at Jewish cemetery in Lincoln. Seekingany Agranat, Agrant, Sonin, or Chasnoff living at various times in Lincoln,Grand Island, Fremont. 
Ann Benham Thu Mar 13 13:56:331997
I am looking for information on Conrad Hollenbeck of Fremont. MarriedJanette Knox. One son Frank. Believed he died around early 1920's and shedied 1927 or 1927. I would appreciate any info as I know very little aboutthem and they are my grandparents. 
Tom Howe Thu Mar 13 18:40:231997
I'm looking for any information on Abraham Bretz, born in HarrisburgPa. in 1834 and died in Hooper, Ne. in 1914. He served in the Civil Warin Co I, 86 Ill infantry. He married Mary Adams in Peoria, Illinois in1854 and move to Nebraska probably after the Civil War. He had two sons,Charles, who raised a family in Hooper and Harry who was living in CouncilBluffs, Iowa at the time of Abraham's death. Charles married CassandraRousch, who was born in Illinois, and they raised five children, amongwho were Ella Mae (my grandmother), born in 1886, Abraham, born in 1889,and Mamie, born in 1895. I would greatly appreciate any information onany of these people. Thanks a lot. 
Janelle Price ReichlingTue Mar 18 17:23:14 1997
Am researching Harris, Burch in Dodge County, NE. Am a direct descendentof Henry Allen Burch and Mary A. Starkweather Burch, also a descendentof Charles Harris. Have most of NE's records, am trying to find link toHenry Allen Burch's Parents & grandparents. 
Kerstin Jorsell Sat Apr 510:32:40 1997
Help! Is ther someone in Schribner who knows something about LillySchreck? She died 1985 Mar. She was born 1895 19 Mar in Vinberg HallandSweden. My grandmothers sister Lilly immigrate to U.S.A 1909 distinationRochester NY. I have found only one Lilly who was born 1895 in the deathindex on internet.So I think this Lilly can be right lady. Perhaps hermother live with her, her name was Berta born 1874 17 June she imigrateto U.S.A 1906 distination Irwin PA. 
Carol Palmer Wed Apr9 08:55:43 1997
Researching Samson and Tabler Surnames in Dodge County, Nebraska. Anyinfo. at all helpful. Perhaps could have been in Douglas co. for a time. 
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Dorothey ShermanSun Apr 13 21:47:30 1997
Researching Allen Marshall, m Anne Louisa Weston; children, Lydia Annm Lewis H. Neff; Emily Ellen m Franklin Scott; Charles Arthur m Alpa Scott;Sarah Irene m Charles J. Douglass; Huldah A, m Clarence Vaughn. Need parentsof Allen Marshall and Louisa Weston. Also, information regarding Ida L.Douglass m to Orves Strong. All residing in Fremont, c. 1870 and after.Prior to Fremont, resided "Iron Bluffs" now Elkhorn, Douglas Co. Came toNebraska by 1856. 
Richard Nissen Wed Apr16 02:00:53 1997
Am looking for information on the following people in North Bend, Nebraska.Amos Crow (parent) Amey (Amy) Crow (parent) Children Marshall Ella AmandaArminien Edgar (twin) Edna (twin) I do know that all except Amanda &Arminien all died in North Bend. would appreciate any information or helpi can get Richard Nissen 6205 Dove Springs Circle 
Max Eugene Winebrinner WedApr 16 16:20:41 1997
Searching for information on my mothers side of my roots,my motherwas born March 23, 1904, in Ames, Dodge County, Nebraska. Her Parents were,Frederick Martin Brott and Ella May Hoskins, and I believe my grandmothersparents were Mr J.W. Hoskins and Mrs. L.K. Hoskins. This is all the informationI have at this time and would appreciate any and all help I can get onfinding my lost family. Thank you very much, Max E. Winebrinner E-mailaddress is: MANIOOPS@AOL.COM 
Dona Jean FORD Thu Apr 1721:58:00 1997
ORR, WESTPHALEN Moses Carson ORR and Mahala Love CLINE lived in Walthill,NE. Some of their children lived in Dodge Co NE: Asa Rober ORR m MarieCLAUSSEN, Noah Felix ORR m Lean RANDELS, and Louise Jane ORR m CharlesWESTPHALEN. Some of Moses' other children: James Joseph ORR m CharlotteCannie CATRON and lived in Red Willow Co, NE, Easter Ellen ORR m Jack HUNTERand lived Walthill, NE, Daniel West ORR m Sallie WORLEY and lived NE thenOR, Samuel McSpadden ORR m Nancy CAMPBELL and lived Walthill, NE, MosesDallas ORR m Amanda WAGGONER and lived Cedar Co, NE, while the remainderof the children remained in Smyth Co VA: John Carson ORR m HENINGER, MalissaVirginia ORR m Thomas Floyd CLINE. I have ORR research to exchange. 
Mitchell D Housh Fri Apr 1814:52:08 1997
i am researching the ancestors of harry owen housh and his wife maryleah guilliams. they both lived in fremont and i would like to find theirparents history as far back as i can 
Sundae Orwick Thu Apr 2422:33:14 1997
I am trying to find ANY of the Sandoe's that are/were related to :Amelia Margaret Kost b. 15 Jul 1883 Yanton, SD She married William S. Sandoe(info unknown) Their children: (I am sure I don't have them all) Jess Sandoe(I think I have finally located him from the SSDI records Information found:b. 26 Jul 1902 NE and d. 26 Feb 1993. Last known address was DODGE COUNTY,Nebraska...hope I have the right guy) Dora Sandoe married Louie PutmanElla Sandoe married Roy Spry Grace Sandoe married Archie Henifin I wastold that there were more boys in this family, but I have no informationon them. Please e-mail me at either or sorwick914@desertlinc.comThanks in advance for any/all help... 
Pat Nielsen Sun May 4 15:10:531997
Looking for decendents of Martha Rumery or Rumsey of Dodge or Fremont,NB. Martha married Paul Kraft of Omaha. Sister was Cora 
Lynda Mon Jun 16 08:37:281997
Searching for information on the John and Martha G. Riley Palmer familes.The Palmer were living in Fremont, Dodge County, Nebraska in 1891. Thatis the year that my great-grandmother was born. Her name was Sylvia PearlViola Palmer, born; 19 May 1891 and married about 1907 to Edward GeorgeDean. She died 09 Jan 1969 in Roseburg, Douglas County, Oregon. John andMartha children are, Arthur, Olive, Goldie, Eugene, their are more childrenbut can't seem to locate their names. Any information will be appericated.Am willing to share what inforamtion I have. With anyone doing researchon the families. 
bill cooley Thu Jun 1911:06:36 1997
Looking for info on family of Jacob and Barbara JOSS in Fremont fromlate 1860's to early 1890. Joss's were proprietors of St Charles Househotel on Broad Street between 5th and 6th. Jacob from Switzerland; Barbarafrom Baden. Jacob and Barbara are buried in Ridge Cemetery. Children: Matildamarried Ferdinand Schulz of Scribner, Barbara married a Telford and livedin Omaha, Emma died young, Bertha married Guy Cooley and moved to Norfolk,John married Paulina Bowers and remined in Fremont, and sons Jacob, Sam,And Christian moved to Wyoming. 
Freda Strampe Mon Jun 23 11:20:421997
HARRINGTON, ARCHIE - Fremont, NE. Archie Harrington was born 18 June1912 in Council Bluffs, IA to Cecil Harrington of Jefferson County, NE.He was given up for adoption two days later to Dagmar and James C. Johnsonof 334 Pebble St in Fremont. Archie was my father. He died in 1943 whilein the Navy. I would appreciate any information on the biological parentsof Archie. Freda Strampe, Omaha, NE. 
Mike Nolde Mon Jun 23 23:02:311997
I am looking for connections and information on the STACH family inDodge County, Nebraska in the early 1900's. William Stach ran a grocerystore at Uehling in the early 1900's. Thanks for any help!! 


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