Descendants of Joseph Drilling



1- Joseph Drilling was born from 1750 to 1762. He married Louisa Todt on 10 Jun 1783 in Heddinghausen. Louisa was born from 1750 to 1762 in Heddinghausen or Udorf. They had one known son.

2-Franz Joseph (Frank) Drilling was born on 1 Feb 1792 in Heddinghausen, Nordrhein-Westfalen and died on 2 Jul 1871 in Bennington, Wyoming Co., New York at age 79. He was buried on 5 July 1871 in Bennington. Franz married Sophia Nolte on 26 Nov 1814, daughter of Heinrich Nolte and Gertrud Schroeder. Sophia was born on 19 Apr 1789 in Heddinghausen, and died on 7 Nov 1871 in Bennington at age 82. They had ten children: Mathias, Johann Heinrich, Maria Gertrude, Johan George, Franz Philip, Anna Maria, Johan Benne, Maria Margaret, Bernard Heinrich (Henry), and Joseph. Germans to America Vol. 3 June 1852 to Sep. 1852, Filby, Pg. 33... Ship: "Copernicus" from Bremen to New York, NY arrived 10 June 1852.
Drilling, Franz 50 Village of Arensberg with destination Wisconsin. Sophia 52; Johann 30; Margaretha 26; Anna 22; and Heinrich 18. 21 passengers listed together as from Arensberg, Germany with destination Wisconsin. Other names are Nolte, Todt, and Geise. Members of the Lippold and Drilling families migrated west to St. Lucas.

3-Mathias Drilling was born in 1811, died in 1911 in St. Lucas at age 100, and was buried in St. Lucas Cemetery.

3-Johann Heinrich Drilling was born on 17 Apr 1814 in Heddinghausen, Nordrhein-Westfalen.

3-Maria Gertrude Drilling was born on 22 Dec 1816 in Heddinghausen and died on 8 Jul 1884 in Bennington at age 67. Maria married Johan Franz Heinrich Fuest on 6 Jun 1837 in Heddinghausen, son of Heinrich Fuest and Anna Maria Moers. Johan was born on 16 Dec 1800 in Erlinghausen and died on 29 Jan 1853 in Erlinghausen at age 52. They had nine children.

4-Johann Heinrich Fuest was born on 15 May 1838 in Erlinghausen and died on 18 Mar 1907 in Bennington, Wyoming Co., New York at age 68. Johann married Mary Linn on 15 Oct 1867 in Sheldon, Wyoming Co., New York. Mary was born on 22 Dec 1847 and died on 4 May 1928 in East Bennington at age 80. They had six children.

FUEST, Henry - enlisted in Albany in May 1861 in the NY 14 Infantry, Co. C; sergeant, age 22 (born 1839). Immigrated from Germany with his siblings, his mother, Gertrude Drilling Fuest, and her parents, Franz & Sovia Nolte Drilling, after his father, Franz Fust had died. He is listed in the 1890 Bennington Soldiers' census. Died in 1907 and buried in Our Lady Help of Christians Catholic Church cemetery in East Bennington, NY.

5-Lorenzo B. Fuest was born on 28 Jul 1868 in Wyoming Co., New York. He married Barbara. They had two sons, Henry and Leo.

5-Elizabeth Fuest was born in 1870.

5-Katherine Fuest was born in 1872 in Wyoming Co., New York.

5-Mary Fuest was born on 20 Apr 1874 in East Bennington, Wyoming Co., New York.

5-Francis Fuest was born on 2 Apr 1876 in Wyoming Co., New York.

5-Emma M. Fuest was born on 14 Jul 1878 in East Bennington, Wyoming Co., New York and died on 18 Jul 1959 in Erie, Erie Co., Pennsylvania at age 81. Emma married Karl (Charles) Weyand in Oct 1900 in Attica, New York. Karl was born on 13 Sep 1872 in Winterbach, Saar, Rhineland and died on 1 Apr 1942 in Erie, Erie Co., Pennsylvania at age 69. They had eight children.

4-Anna Maria Gertrude Fuest was born on 18 Aug 1839 in Erlinghausen and died on 12 Nov 1842 at age 3.

4-Johan Franz Fuest was born on 4 Mar 1841 in Erlinghausen and died on 8 Mar 1842 at age 1.

4-Anna Maria Fuest was born on 23 May 1842 in Erlinghausen and died on 20 Jul 1842 in Erlinghausen.

4-Johannes Fuest was born on 17 Aug 1843 in Erlinghausen and died in East Bennington, Wyoming Co., New York.

4-Maria Margaretha Fuest was born on 31 Oct 1845 in Erlinghausen and died on 29 Oct 1847 in Erlinghausen at age 1.

4-Franz (Frank) Fuest was born on 17 Feb 1848 in Erlinghausen and died on 18 Jul 1890 in East Bennington, Wyoming Co., New York at age 42. Franz married Elizabeth Dorsam. Elizabeth was born in 1851 in New York. They had three children.

5-Mary G. Fuest was born in 1873 in Bennington.

5-Rosa Fuest was born 15 Mar 1875 in Bennington.

5-Frank Joe Fuest was born 15 Mar 1878 in Bennington and died in Jun 1967 in Attica. He married Clara..

4-Elisabeth Fuest was born on 18 Apr 1850 in Erlinghausen and died on 18 Aug 1873 in East Bennington, Wyoming Co., New York at age 23.

4-Maria Fuest was born on 11 Apr 1852 in Erlinghausen.

3-Johan George Drilling was born on 10 Dec 1818 in Heddinghausen and died on 13 Jan 1901 in Bennington at age 82. Johan married Theresia Geise on 31 Aug 1852. Theresia was born between 1825 and 1828 in Leitmer and died in 1911 in Bennington. They had eight children.

4-Mary Drilling was born in 1854 in Bennington.

4-Francis (Frank) Drilling was born in Oct 1855 in Bennington. Francis married Frances. Frances was born in 1861. They had one daughter.

5-Lorraine Drilling was born in 1890.

4-John Drilling was born in 1857 in Bennington, died in 1936 at age 79, and was buried in Attica, Wyoming Co., New York. John married Catherine Meyer. Catherine was born in 1867, died in 1957 at age 90, and was buried in Attica. They had one daughter.

5-Helena Rose Drilling was born on 9 Sep 1906 and died in 1975 at age 69.

4-Theresa Drilling was born in 1859 in Bennington.

4-Joseph Drilling was born in 1861 in Bennington. He married Mary Kehl in 1911, daughter of Peter Kehl. Mary was born in Jan 1872 and died in 1946 at age 74.

4-Wilhelmina Drilling was born in 1863 in Bennington.

4-Henry Drilling was born in 1865 in Bennington. Henry married Frances. They had three children.

5-Walter Henry Drilling was born on 17 Mar 1905 and died in Nov 1983 in Corfu, Genesee Co., New York at age 78. Walter married Susan Theresa George on 1 Jun 1929 in St. Cecilia's, Sheldon, New York. Susan was born on 29 Jan 1909.

5-Roy F. Drilling was born on 27 Jul 1906 and died on 24 May 1996 in Batavia, New York at age 89. Roy married Mary D.

5-Roswell J. Drilling was born on 7 Jan 1908 and died on 23 Oct 1998 in New York at age 90. Roswell married Edith O. Edith was born on 20 Jul 1914 and died on 12 May 2005 in East Aurora, Erie Co., New York at age 90. They had two children.

6-Charles V. Drilling was born on 28 Jul 1952.

6-Veronique Drilling was born on 15 Jan 1960.

4-Helena Drilling was born in Feb 1870 in Bennington.

3-Franz Philip Drilling was born on 27 May 1821 in Heddinghausen, died on 26 Jun 1897 in St. Lucas at age 76, and was buried on 30 Jun 1897 in St. Lucas Cemetery. Franz married Theresia Todt on 31 Aug 1852 in Bennington, daughter of John Todt and Anna Maria Bauerocks. Theresia was born on 8 Nov 1830 in Udorf, Arensberg, Nordrhein-Westfalen and died on 16 Nov 1898 in Ossian, Winneshiek Co., Iowa at age 68. They had 12 children. they appear in the 1870 census in Washington Twp., WInneshiek Co., Iowa. Living with them was Elizabeth Todt, age 48.
NOTE: A Drilling family member remained in NY.

4-Franz Joseph Drilling was born on 7 Jan 1844 in Heddinghausen, baptized on 14 Jan 1844 at Sankt Hubertus Katholisch and died on 13 Jan 1907 in St. Lucas at age 63. He emigrated in 1872. Joseph married Theresa Maria Bruess in 1872, daughter of Christian Joseph Bruess and Therese Kraushaar. Theresa was christened on 2 Nov 1850 in St. Hubertus, Heddinghausen, and died on 16 Dec 1906 in St. Lucas at age 56. They had 11 children. In 1880 they lived on a farm in Auburn Twp. with children, Frank, Mary, George, Tressia, Anna and John. The 1900 census shows they had 11 children with 10 of them still living. [Note: His parents were Johann Drilling and Anna Maria Hillebrand. Further research is being conducted in Germany.]

5-Frank Drilling was born in 1873 in St. Lucas and died in 1876 at age 3.

5-Mary Drilling was born in Feb 1874 in St. Lucas and died in 1964 at age 90. Mary married Anthony C. Schlichte, son of John Schlicht and Johanna Helena Catharina Wichmann. He was born in Apr 1870 in St. Lucas and died in 1948 at age 78. They had three children.

6-Mayme Schlichte was born on 18 Feb 1898 in Eden Twp. and died in May 1984 in Lawler at age 86. Mayme married Julius Michael Bouska on 7 Oct 1919, son of Martin Bouska and Frances Rasenbeck. Julius was born on 29 May 1896 and died on 11 Nov 1965 in Iowa at age 69. They had nine children. He registered for the draft stating he was a farmer in Eden Twp. In 1925 they lived in Saint Lucas. His father, Martin, and his brother, Eddie, lived with them.

7-Veronica Frances Bouska was born in 1931. Veronica married Donald R. Rimrodt on 30 Apr 1957 at St. Mary's, Waucoma. Donald was born in 1930. They had four children.

8-Frederick Rimrodt was born in 1959.

8-Female Rimroldt was born in Apr 1960.

8-Daniel Robert Rimrodt was born on 2 May 1963. Daniel married Jolene Alice Bear, daughter of Raymond Irvin Bear and Bernice Ann Busch. Jolene was born on 23 May 1963 in Waucoma.

8-Lee A. Rimrodt was born in 1965.

7-Margaret M. Bouska was born in 1922 in St. Lucas. Margaret married Dietrich.

7-Clifford Henry Bouska was born on 30 Aug 1924, died on 24 May 2002 in St. Mary's Hospital, Rochester at age 77, and was buried in Waucoma. Clifford married Arlene K. Hackman on 28 Apr 1948, daughter of Carl George Hackman and Matilda Schmitt. She was born on 30 Apr 1928 in St. Lucas, died on 22 Jan 2007 in Mercy Medical Center at age 78, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery, Waucoma. They had nine children. She took nurses training in La Crosse. They farmed for 38 years south of Waucoma, and in 1986, moved to Waucoma. In 2004 Arlene moved to the Kensington Place Assisted Living Apartments in New Hampton.

8-Jean Ann Bouska was born on 7 Sep 1949. Jean married Ronald Lawrence Franzen on 26 Oct 1968, son of Raymond Frank Franzen and Marian Marie Dietz. Ronald was born on 11 Jun 1946 in Fort Atkinson. They had three children.

9-Carla Franzen was born on 30 Mar 1974.

9-Crystal Franzen was born on 18 May 1975.

9-Nathan J. Franzen was born on 7 Jul 1978.

8-Kay Bouska was born on 20 Jun 1950 and died in 1950.

8-Joan Mary Bouska was born on 16 Apr 1952 in New Hampton, died on 19 Aug 2005 in La Porte City, Iowa at age 53, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery, Waucoma. Joan married Duane Leonard Franzen on 19 May 1972 in Waucoma, son of Leonard John Franzen and Mary Katharine Bruening. Duane was born on 11 Jun 1949. They had two children.

9-Jennifer Franzen was born on 6 Dec 1974. Jennifer married Kendall Daniels on 9 Jul 1997. Kendall was born in Evansdale.

9-Ryan Franzen was born on 23 Sep 1977 in Colorado. Ryan married Annette Schmitz of Grand Junction.

8-Gary J. Bouska was born on 8 Nov 1953. Gary married Susan. Susan was born on 28 Jan 1958. They had two children.

9-Jeremy J. Bouska was born in 1980.

9-Travis F. Bouska was born on 7 Apr 1984.

8-Alan Lavern Bouska was born in 1956. Alan married Jane A. Critser. They had one son.

9-Jason Alan Bouska was born in 1979.

8-Ann T. Bouska was born in 1956. Ann married John Eldon Wunder.

8-Denise Bouska was born in 1960. Denise married James V. Ryant. James was born in 1960.

8-David Howard Bouska was born in 1964. He is in the Air Force. David married Susan Marie. They live in Okinawa, Japan.

8-Paul Clifford Bouska was born in 1969. Paul married Amy Lynn. Amy was born in 1970.

7-Joseph Edward Bouska was born on 23 Jan 1936. Joseph married Norma Jean Smith on 21 May 1960, daughter of Milton J. Smith and Margaret Mihm. Norma was born on 16 Oct 1939. They had three children.

8-Jacqueline Sue Bouska was born on 18 Feb 1961. Jacqueline married Fred Jenkins on 13 Jan 1988. Fred was born on 8 Aug 1957. They had three children.

9-Nicholas Scott Jenkins was born on 9 May 1988.

9-Lisa Marie Jenkins was born on 25 Mar 1990.

9-Craig Allen Jenkins was born on 16 Apr 1992.

8-Randy Joe Bouska was born on 7 Jul 1963. Randy married Donna Lumley on 6 Aug 1983. The marriage ended in divorce. Donna was born on 6 Aug 1983. They had two children.

9-Joshua Lee Bouska was born on 29 Oct 1983.

9-Amanda Jo Bouska was born on 5 Sep 1987.

Randy next married Tina Wilse on 29 May 1999. Tina was born on 23 Jun 1965.

8-Steven Jon Bouska was born on 15 Jan 1969. Steven married Amy Beyers on 20 Jul 1991. Amy was born on 11 Jun 1971. They had three children.

9-Ashley Jean Bouska was born on 7 Jul 1992.

9-Emily Catherine Bouska was born on 14 Jul 1994.

9-Michael Joseph Bouska was born on 9 Feb 1997.

7-John Bouska was born in 1923 in St. Lucas.

7-Laverne Charles Bouska was born on 25 Aug 1929. Laverne married Alberta Mary Hackman on 17 Oct 1953, daughter of Carl George Hackman and Matilda Schmitt. Alberta was born on 24 Nov 1930. They had one daughter.

8-Karen Mary Bouska was born on 13 Jul 1956. Karen married Robert Joseph Kleve on 6 Sep 1975, son of Marvin John Kleve and Alvera Linda Tillman. Robert was born on 18 Aug 1956 in Waucoma. They had seven children.

9-Lora Lee Kleve was born on 15 Aug 1976.

9-Melissa Sue Kleve was born on 15 May 1978.

9-Jolene Marie Kleve was born on 25 May 1980.

9-Corey Mark Kleve was born on 14 Feb 1982.

9-Becky Ann Kleve was born on 22 Jan 1983. Becky married Derek Prostine on 19 May 2007 in St. Mary's Catholic Church, Waverly.

9-Craig Robert Kleve was born on 17 May 1986.

9-Wendy Kay Kleve was born on 20 Dec 1987.

7-Arlene Agnes Bouska was born in 1926. Arlene married James E. Vrzak. James was born on 9 Oct 1925 and died on 25 Jan 1998 in Waucoma at age 72.

7-Madonna (Donna) Bouska was born on 18 Jan 1928. Madonna married Leonard Francis Hrdlicka. Leonard was born on 9 Oct 1927.

7-Irma Marie Bouska was born on 27 May 1938. Irma married Robert Keith Kime. Robert was born on 20 Nov 1938. They had two children: Lori Monia and Kraig Robert.

6-John G. Schlichte was born in 1906.

6-Joseph John Schlichte was born on 26 Sep 1900 in St. Lucas, died in Jan 1968 in Waucoma at age 67, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery, Waucoma. Joseph married Agnes A. Bruess on 30 Sep 1924, daughter of Christian Bruess and Franziska Schaufenbuel. Agnes was born on 28 Dec 1905 in St. Lucas and died on 6 Jun 1990 in Iowa at age 84. They had six children. In 1925 they lived with his parents.

7-Rose Mary Schlichte was born on 27 Dec 1928. Rosemary married Donald Francis Riha in Jun 1953 in St. Mary Catholic Church, Waucoma, son of Martin Riha. Donald was born on 18 Feb 1930.

7-Lorraine Schlichte married Anthony John Eichenberger. Anthony was born 23 Apr 1919 in Charles City, died 26 Aug 1996 and was buried in St. Mary's, Waucoma. They had four children. She lives at the Senior Citizen's House in Calmar.

8-Robert Eichenberger was born in 1947. Robert married Gloria Kumerow. They had two children: Robert Joseph and Derek.

8-Margaret Ann (Peggy) Eichenberger was born on 4 Dec 1946. Margaret married Delbert L. Franzen, son of Edward Joseph Franzen and Rose Schmitt. Delbert was born on 25 Dec 1938 in Waucoma. They had two children.

9-Renee Lynn Franzen was born in 1972.

9-Brad Delbert Franzen was born on 10 May 1974 in Hawkeye.

8-Dennis E. Eichenberger was born in Sep 1951. Dennis married Bonnie Ridgeway Webb.

8-Tina Eichenberger was born on 19 Aug 1958. Tina married Randal Joseph Timp, son of Lawrence W. Timp and Esther Anna Holthaus. Randal was born in 1956. They had three children: Jennifer, Lucas, and Tracy.

Lorraine next married Mr. Pins.

7-Edward J. Schlichte was born on 10 Jan 1932 in West Union and died in Aug 1987 in Waucoma at age 55. Edward married Jacquelyn E. Jacquelyn was born in Sep 1949. They had one daughter.

8-Valerie Jean Schlichte was born on 29 Jan 1972.

7-Margaret Viola Schlichte was born on 1 Nov 1936. Margaret married Eugene Bernard Kleve. He was born on 17 May 1931 in Waucoma. They had three children.

8-Keith Eugene Kleve was born 22 Feb 1956.

8-Kevin Joseph Kleve was born 21 jul 1957 in Waucoma. He farms about 100 acres on his grandmother, Agnes' farm near Waucoma.

8-Kerry C. Kleve was born on 2 Jul 1958. Kerry married Marjie Jean Phillips. Marjie was born on 24 Nov 1958. They had four children.

9-Brandon Lee Kleve was born on 1 Sep 1985 in Decorah and died on 23 Sep 2005 at age 20 from injuries sustained in an auto accident in Lawler.

9-Kerry Kleve Jr.

9-Brian Kleve

9-Kinsli Kleve was born in 1989.

7-Helen Schlichte married Paul Woodward.

8-Kerry Lee Kleve was born 2 Jul 1958. Helen next married Paul Woodward. Paul was born of Waucoma.

7-Irene Schlichte married Robert Weigle. They had five children: Janelle, Jeffrey, Jody, Joleen, and Janeen.

5-George J. Drilling was born on 29 Mar 1875 in St. Lucas, died on 18 Jan 1959 at age 83, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery, Waucoma. George married Katharine Maria (Katie) Wilhelm, daughter of Andreas Wilhelm and Maria Weber. Katharine was born on 11 May 1881 in Potosi, Grant Co., Wisconsin, died in Dec 1966 in Independence, Buchanan Co., Iowa at age 85, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery, Waucoma. They had five children. In 1918 he owned his own farm in Eden Twp. His wife was Kate Drilling.

6-Bertha M. Drilling was born on 15 May 1900 in Eden Twp., Fayette Co., Iowa, died on 27 Aug 1993 in St. Joseph's Hospital, New Hampton at age 93, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery, Waucoma. Bertha married William F. Myers on 31 Jul 1923, son of Frank Henry Meyer and Frances Cecilia Rausch. William was born on 10 Jul 1902 in Eden Twp. and died on 20 Jan 1972 in Waucoma at age 69. They had 11 children.

7-Sister Esther C. Myers was born on 7 Jul 1924 in St. Lucas. In 1993 she lived in New Port Richey, Florida.

7-Margaret Mary Myers was born on 20 Mar 1926 in St. Lucas. Margaret married Bernard F. DeSloover on 19 Feb 1946 in St. Mary's Catholic Church, Waucoma, son of Victor DeSloover and Katherine Linkenmeyer. Bernard was born on 21 Sep 1923 in Riceville and died on 29 May 2007 in New Hampton at age 83. They had 13 children. He served in the Army Air Corps and farmed for 61 years southeast of Lawler.

8-Bernard DeSloover Jr. died as an infant.

8-Thomas Victor DeSloover was born on 15 Oct 1946. Thomas married Nancy L. Adams on 8 Apr 1967. Nancy was born in May 1947.

8-Victor Joseph DeSloover was born on 31 May 1948. Victor married Nancy L. Voightman on 5 Jun 1971. Nancy was born in Nov 1949. They had three children: Melanie Joy, Kate A., and Stephanie K.

8-Colette Mae DeSloover (Twin) was born in Aug 1948.

8-Alan Edward DeSloover was born on 26 Jun 1949. Alan married Sheri S. Yuan on 29 Aug 1972. Sheri was born in Feb 1948. They had three children: Michelle J., Yvonne A., and Tonja Dee.

8-Dennis Daryl DeSloover was born on 7 Mar 1951. Dennis married Petunia Caled on 22 Nov 1976. The marriage ended in divorce.

8-Gail Ann DeSloover was born on 26 Jul 1952. Gail married Duane W. Whitaker on 22 Sep 1973. They had two children: Eric Duane and Kelly Dawn.

8-Robert Leonard DeSloover was born on 31 Dec 1953. Robert married Dorothy Mae Nannenga on 12 Jun 1976. Dorothy was born in Jun 1955. They had two children: Crystal J. and Ashley F.

8-Colleen Mary DeSloover was born on 8 Oct 1955. Colleen married Lester Lee Briggs. Lester was born in Aug 1948.

8-Roger Bernard DeSloover was born on 19 Sep 1957. Roger married Linda Marie. They had one daughter, Lisa Ann.

8-Paul William DeSloover was born on 14 Jun 1960.

8-Marlene Verda DeSloover was born on 21 Sep 1961. Marlene married Lawrence L. Bond. Lawrence was born in Apr 1954.

8-Nancy Beth DeSloover was born on 21 Jan 1964. Nancy married Gaylen B. Goldston. The marriage ended in divorce.

7-Magdalene Frances Myers was born on 21 Jun 1927 in St. Lucas. Magdalene married Ralph J. Wieling on 21 Aug 1945, son of Joseph Bernard Wieling and Frances Bengfort. Ralph was born on 22 Mar 1922. They had five children.

8-Mary Carol Wieling was born on 22 Jun 1946. Mary married Dwaine E. Redler on 25 Nov 1967. Dwaine was born in Sep 1941. They had two children: Steven D. and William D.

8-Janice Hilda Wieling was born on 10 Nov 1947. Janice married James A. Meyer on 2 Jul 1966. James was born in Dec 1944.

8-David Joseph Wieling was born on 24 Jul 1950. David married Merilee J. Gates on 3 Jul 1976. Merilee was born in May 1955. They had two children: Nathan D. and Eric Matthew.

8-Susan Elaine Wieling was born on 5 Mar 1956. Susan married Denis Donavan Tasker on 4 Sep 1976. Denis was born in Apr 1955. They had three children.

9-Elizabeth Tasker was born in Mar 1978.

9-Alyson M. Tasker was born in Jul 1981.

9-Sara Lynn Tasker was born in 1983.

8-Karen Frances Wieling was born on 4 Jun 1959.

7-Dorothy Philomena Myers was born on 2 Sep 1929 in Waucoma. Dorothy married James Oscar Cotant on 21 Sep 1950. James was born in May 1926. They had three children.

8-Doris Marie Cotant was born on 16 May 1952. Doris married Michael Lawrence Kintzle on 18 May 1974. Michael was born in Apr 1950.

8-Barbara Jean Cotant was born on 1 Jun 1953. Barbara married Ronald Ralph Then on 5 Apr 1975. Ronald was born in Aug 1952.

8-Judith Ann Cotant was born on 18 Apr 1956.

7-Elizabeth Johanna Myers was born on 3 Jun 1931 in Waucoma and died on 15 Sep 1989 at age 58. Elizabeth married Anthony Aloysius Sieverding on 29 Oct 1955. Anthony was born in Jan 1932. They had eight children.

8-Mark Anthony Sieverding was born on 26 Feb 1957.

8-Ann Elizabeth Sieverding was born on 19 Jun 1958.

8-Mary Patrice Sieverding was born on 31 Oct 1959.

8-Sandra Kay Sieverding was born on 26 Mar 1961.

8-Laura Rose Sieverding was born on 31 Dec 1962. Laura married William John Grams. William was born in Mar 1959.

8-Carol Jean Sieverding was born on 3 Dec 1964. Carol married David Joseph Dunne. David was born in Jul 1962.

8-Luke John Sieverding was born on 6 Jul 1966.

8-Loras William Sieverding was born on 20 Sep 1967. Loras married Mary Ellen.

7-Leonard Philip Myers was born on 10 Aug 1932 in Waucoma. Leonard married Alice M. Elsbernd on 20 Oct 1956, daughter of Anton Elsbernd and Rosalia Timp. Alice was born in 1937. They had nine children.

8-Ray Vernon Myers was born on 14 Sep 1957 in Wisconsin.

8-Rachel Louise Myers was born on 6 Mar 1959.

8-Carl Lawrence Myers was born on 15 Dec 1960.

8-Glen William Myers was born on 21 Jun 1963. Glen married June D. June was born in Jan 1964. They had one son, Gary M.

8-Anita Denise Myers was born on 13 Nov 1965 in New Hampton.

8-Wayne Roger Myers was born on 19 Aug 1968.

8-Lloyd Dennis Myers was born on 23 Jul 1970. Lloyd married Ruth Ann Moritz. Ruth was born in Dec 1971.

8-Martin Frank Myers was born on 24 Nov 1972. Martin married Wendy Ann Swanson.

8-Lee Edward Myers was born on 1 Aug 1977. Lee married Debra Ann Swanson.

7-Frances Emma Myers was born on 14 Jun 1935 in Waucoma. Frances married Paul Arthur Kress on 11 May 1957. Paul was born in Feb 1934. They had five children.

8-Michael Paul Kress was born on 1 Sep 1958.

8-Steven Jeffrey Kress was born on 30 Aug 1959. Steven married Sharon M.

8-Christina Lea Kress was born on 19 Dec 1960.

8-Bruce Christopher Kress was born on 15 Mar 1962. Bruce married Mary Ellen. Mary was born in Dec 1965.

8-Douglas Wayne Kress was born on 6 Jan 1965.

7-Sister Dolores Myers was born on 30 Apr 1937 in Waucoma. In 1993 she was in San Mateo, California.

7-Albert George Myers was born on 15 Oct 1938 in Waucoma. Albert married Marlene Kay Klopp on 28 Nov 1964. Marlene was born in Dec 1943. They had four children.

8-Dawn Ranee Myers was born on 5 May 1967. Dawn married Judd J. Zulgad.

8-Leisa Marie Myers was born on 14 Mar 1969. Leisa married Brian Gerard Osterhaus. Brian was born in Jun 1966.

8-Kurt William Myers was born on 20 Dec 1971.

8-Kraig Stephen Myers was born on 6 Dec 1977.

7-Marilyn Jean Myers was born on 15 Aug 1941 in Waucoma. Marilyn married Carl Francis Hoffman on 18 May 1963. Carl was born in Sep 1934. They had three children.

8-Leo Gregory Hoffman was born on 3 Aug 1964. Leo married Jennifer L. Fitzgerald.

8-Julie Marie Hoffman was born on 8 Jul 1965.

8-Patrick William Hoffman was born on 10 Apr 1967.

7-Elaine Catherine Myers was born on 29 Apr 1943 in Waucoma. Elaine married George E. Hill. The marriage ended in divorce. Elaine next married Ronald Sabers. They had three children.

8-Stephanie Rae Sabers was born on 27 May 1969. Stephanie married Richard D. Zulkowsky. Richard was born in Nov 1966.

8-Shanna Lee Sabers was born on 14 Sep 1971 in Colorado. Shanna married John A. Strohman. John was born in Oct 1969.

8-Jennifer Lynn Sabers was born on 2 May 1973 in Wisconsin. Jennifer married Steven Robert Risgaard. Steven was born in Jul 1971.

6-Emma Drilling was born in 1903 in Eden Twp., Fayette Co., Iowa.

6-Philomina (Minnie) Drilling was born on 27 Jan 1904 in Eden Twp., Fayette Co., Iowa and died on 4 Sep 1988 in Waterloo at age 84. Philomina married Lawrence Weber on 5 Jun 1929 in Waucoma. Lawrence was born on 30 Oct 1899 in Independence, Buchanan Co., Iowa and died on 24 Jan 1986 in Independence at age 86. They had three children.

7-LeRoy Weber LeRoy married Josephine Becker.

7-Wayne Weber

7-Phyllis Weber married James L. Hayward. They had three children.

8-David Lenn Hayward

8-Michael James Hayward

8-Barbara Ann Hayward was born on 9 Sep 1955. Barbara married Burton K. Van Horn. Burton was born on 22 Apr 1955. They had two children.

9-Brianne Marie Van Horn was born on 6 Aug 1979.

9-Brett Matthew Van Horn

6-Clarence J. Drilling was born on 16 Nov 1905 in Waucoma, died on 6 Apr 1992 at age 86, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery, Waucoma. Clarence married Helen Bodensteiner on 12 Jun 1940 in St. Mary's Catholic Church, daughter of Henry Balphfar Bodensteiner and Mary Giesing. Helen was born on 7 May 1918 in Ossian, died on 28 Aug 2003 in Fredericksburg at age 85, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery, Waucoma. They had seven children.

7-Mary Ann Drilling was born on 21 Mar 1941. Mary married Norman Clarence Heit. Norman was born on 7 Nov 1941. They had three children.

8-Brian James Heit was born on 1 Jan 1967.

8-Steven J. Heit was born on 1 Jan 1972.

8-Carolyn Marie Heit

7-Arthur G. Drilling was born in 1942. Arthur married Brenda Young.

7-Kenneth Joseph Drilling was born on 30 May 1945. Kenneth married Bonnie Jean Tubbs on 20 Apr 1968 at St. Mary's, Waucoma. Bonnie was born in 1945.

7-Delbert Duane Drilling was born on 22 Jul 1946. Delbert married Diane Kay Novack. Diane was born on 18 Sep 1946. They had one son.

8-Douglas G. Drilling was born on 16 Oct 1976 in Iowa.

7-Clair Henry Drilling was born in 1948. Clair married Sharon Rose Lentz. They had four children.

8-Crystal Drilling

8-Cissy Ann Drilling

8-Jody Drilling

8-Jena Louise Drilling was born on 8 Jun 1976 and died on 5 Nov 1976.

7-George Ray Drilling was born on 25 Sep 1950 in Waucoma. George married Arlene Mihm. They had two children: Carrie and Cheryl.

George next married Debra Bowers.

7-Lawrence James (Larry) Drilling was born on 6 Apr 1954. Lawrence married Elaine Mary Dietzenbach, daughter of Herbert G. Dietzenbach and Mildred Croatt. Elaine was born on 20 Sep 1955. They had two children.

8-Kurt A. Drilling was born on 19 Aug 1977.

8-Scott Matthew Drilling was born on 29 Apr 1980 in Waucoma.

6-Mary E. Drilling (Sister Mary George) was born on 20 Aug 1902 in Eden Twp., died on 11 Nov 1995 in Marian Hall Infirmary at age 93, and was buried in Mount Carmel Cemetery, Cedar Rapids. She was born on Aug. 20, 1902, in Waucoma, daughter of George and Catherine (Wilhelm) Drilling. She made her first profession of religious vows on Aug. 13, 1923, and her final profession of vows on Aug. 15, 1926. Sister Mary George was an elementary school teacher in Berwyn, Chicago, Rock Island and Springfield, Ill.; and in Dubuque, Cedar Falls, Clinton and Davenport, Iowa.

5-Theresa Mary Drilling was born on 8 Nov 1876 in St. Lucas and died on 20 Nov 1967 in Osage, Iowa at age 91. Theresa married John Carl Bodensteiner on 23 Oct 1900 in St. Lucas, son of Johan Karl Bodensteiner and Margaretha Balk. John was born on 20 Aug 1876 in St. Lucas and died on 1 May 1951 in Osage, Iowa at age 74. They had 11 children. In 1917 he registered for the draft stating that he was a farmer in Stacyville.

6-Margaret Theresa Bodensteiner was born on 11 Aug 1901 in St. Lucas and died on 30 Oct 1992 in Osage at age 91. Margaret married Fred J. Pint on 24 Jun 1925 in Minnesota. Fred was born on 10 Dec 1897 and died on 13 Feb 1939 in Osage at age 41. They had six children.

7-Betty Pint married Neal O'Donnel.

7-Dorothy Teresa Pint was born on 3 Feb 1926 in Osage, Mitchell Co., Iowa and died on 13 Jul 1927 in Osage at age 1.

7-Norbert John Pint was born on 1 Feb 1927 in Osage. Norbert married Sharon Potts on 11 Jun 1955 At St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Waterloo. He married Maxine Boeset. Maxine was born on 1 Feb 1924. They had three children. He served in the U.S. Army, entering on 7 Nov 1951. In 1955 he purchased a 60 acre farm abouth four miles north of Independence. He was also employed at the Jesup Creamery.

8-Valerie Opal Pint married Daniel Jay Martinson on 26 Mar 1977 in Independence.

8-Tonetta Pint

8-Dale W. Pint

7-James A. Pint was born in 1929 in Osage. He married Betty Jean Etling on 5 Jul 1958 at St. Philip and James Catholic Church in Massillon, Ohio.

7-Delores Acquin Pint was born on 10 Feb 1933 in Osage, Mitchell Co., Iowa.

7-Patricia Pint was born on 15 Jun 1938. Patricia married Ronald Carrick. Ronald was born on 7 Jun 1943.

6-Ida Catherine Bodensteiner was born on 20 Nov 1902 in St. Lucas and died on 22 Jan 1992 at age 89. Her SS card was issued in New York and the SS Index did not show where she died.

6-William Henry Bodensteiner was born on 23 Mar 1904 in St. Lucas and died on 8 Feb 1980 in Austin, Minnesota at age 75. William married Mildred Marie Dibble after 1925, daughter of Frank Rumpf and Christine. They had five children.

7-William Leo Bodensteiner was born on 10 Dec 1947. William married Elizabeth Mary Skinner on 18 Nov 1972 in Mower Co., Minnesota. Elizabeth was born in 1950. They had one daughter.

8-Kari Ellen Bodensteiner was born on 24 Dec 1974 in Mower Co., Minnesota.

7-Terrance Lea Bodensteiner was born on 28 May 1951. Terrance married Nancy Matilda Apold. Nancy was born on 20 Nov 1950. Terrance next married Carrie Eldred Breidster. The marriage ended in divorce. Carrie was born on 8 Jun 1957. They had one son.

8-Jesse Bodensteiner was born in 1990.

7-Ann Marie Bodensteiner was born on 15 Dec 1952.

7-Joan Kay Bodensteiner was born on 31 Dec 1955. Joan married Timothy Marvin Sattler. They had three children.

8-John William Sattler was born on 28 Feb 1983 in Hennepin Co., Minnesota.

8-Timothy Joseph Sattler was born on 24 Sep 1984 in Hennepin Co., Minnesota.

8-Steven Michael Sattler was born on 25 Aug 1987 in Hennepin Co., Minnesota.

7-Susan Jane Bodensteiner was born on 26 Jun 1957.

6-Hubert George Bodensteiner was born on 25 May 1905 in St. Lucas and died on 29 Jun 1980 in Fort Dodge, Iowa at age 75.

6-Anna Margaret Bodensteiner was born on 26 Jul 1906 in St. Lucas and died on 24 Apr 1970 in Osage, Iowa at age 63.

6-Cyril Matthias Bodensteiner was born on 23 May 1908 in St. Lucas and died in Apr 1985 in West Fort Dodge at age 76. Cyril married Mary Arquin Kilcoin on 4 Aug 1931 in Victor, Iowa. They had two children.

7-Thomas Lee Bodensteiner was born on 10 Sep 1935 in Freeborn Co., Minnesota.

7-James Timothy Bodensteiner was born on 25 Aug 1937 in Freeborn Co., Minnesota.

6-Louis William Bodensteiner was born on 23 Aug 1909 in St. Lucas and died about 1985 about age 76. Louis married Miss Poyner.

6-Victor E. Bodensteiner was born on 19 Nov 1910 in St. Lucas and died on 1 May 1911 in St. Lucas.

6-Leo George Bodensteiner was born on 4 Jan 1914 in St. Lucas, died on 8 Dec 1999 in Redwood Falls, Redwood, Minnesota at age 85, and was buried in St. Catherine's Church Cemetery. Leo married Mary Ann Lyons on 22 Oct 1955 in Madison, South Dakota. Mary was born in 1927. They had four children.

7-Leo R. Bodensteiner was born on 19 Jan 1957. Leo married Teri. Leo next married Brenda G. Green in 1992 in Texas.

7-James John Bodensteiner was born on 1 Jan 1959 in Jackson Co., Minnesota. James married Mary Louise Baumann on 28 Oct 1989 in Minnesota. Mary was born on 1 Jan 1962. They had two children.

8-Michael James Bodensteiner was born on 29 May 1992.

8-Alison Lee Bodensteiner was born on 22 Sep 1995.

7-Richard Dennis Bodensteiner was born on 10 Jun 1960 in Jackson Co., Minnesota. Richard married Julie Marie Seabert. They had three children.

8-Maryfrances Marie Lyons Bodensteiner was born on 27 Jul 1988 in McLeod Co., Minnesota.

8-Margaret Nan Seabert Bodensteiner was born on 30 Aug 1991.

8-Madeline Sophia Bodensteiner was born on 7 Aug 1996 in Goodhue Co., Minnesota.

7-Kathryn Alice Bodensteiner was born on 31 Aug 1963 in Watonwan Co., Minnesota. Kathryn married Michael Thomas Spanier. They had two children.

8-John Dennis Spanier was born on 12 Nov 1995.

8-Sarah Mary Spanier was born on 16 Sep 1997.

6-Irma Rose Bodensteiner was born in 1916 in St. Lucas. Irma married Mr. Lalewicz.

6-Theresa Bodensteiner was born in 1919 in Stacyville.

5-Anna Drilling was born in 1878 in St. Lucas and died in 1938 at age 60. Anna married Henry Lichter in 1899, son of John Lichter and Anna Maria Langreck. Henry was born on 8 Feb 1877 in St. Lucas and died on 22 Aug 1962 in Algona, Kossuth Co., Iowa at age 85. They had 11 children. Living with them in 1900 in Auburn Twp. was Bernard Langreck, listed as a boarder. He registered for the draft on 10 Sep 1918 stating that he was born 8 Feb 1887. This is a conflict with other records. He stated his nearest relative was Anna Lichter but she is not identified as wife or mother. He was a farmer in Algona and hard of hearing in his right ear.

6-Agnes M. Lichter was born on 15 Dec 1900 in St. Lucas and died on 29 Mar 1993 in Mason City at age 92. Agnes married John Ludwig on 29 Mar 1925.

6-Leo G. Lichter was born on 2 Dec 1902 in St. Benedict, Iowa and died on 8 Nov 1995 in Algona at age 92. Leo married Ora Jones on 25 Sep 1939.

6-Edward Nicholas Lichter was born on 12 Jul 1903 in St. Benedict, Iowa and died on 8 Nov 1981 in Sandpoint, Idaho at age 78. Edward married Duffy.

6-Walter J. Lichter was born on 26 Jun 1905 in Algona and died in Aug 1982 in Algona at age 77.

6-George H. Lichter was born in 1908 in Algona.

6-Magnus E. Lichter was born in 1910 in Algona. Magnus married Howie.

6-Leona Lichter was born on 11 Dec 1911 in Algona, Kossuth Co., Iowa and died on 5 Jul 1967 in Clear Lake at age 55. Leona married Dean Willard Clapsaddle on 1 Aug 1933 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, son of John Guy Clapsaddle and Mary Main. Dean was born on 7 Jun 1914 in Burt, Kossuth Co., Iowa and died on 4 Jul 1983 in Clear Lake at age 69.

6-Joseph J. (Joe) Lichter was born on 17 Dec 1913 in Algona, Kossuth Co., Iowa and died on 26 Oct 1983 in Algona at age 69. Joseph married Mary Gisch on 7 May 1938 in Fort Dodge.

6-Margaret M. Lichter was born in 1916 in Algoma. Margaret married Donald Berry.

6-Anthony W. Lichter was born on 15 Oct 1917 in Algona and died on 28 Sep 2006 in Algona at age 88.

6-Albert Lichter was born on 15 Feb 1920 in Iowa and died on 19 Apr 2000 in Mesa, Maricopa Co., Arizona at age 80. Albert married Martha Maxine Hood on 1 Aug 1945 in St. Cecelia's, Algona, daughter of Lloyd Hood and Martha Coleman. Martha was born on 18 Jul 1922 in Livermore, Iowa and died on 30 Dec 2004 in Omaha at age 82. They had three children. After their marriage they lived in several towns including Algona, Pocahontas, Sioux Rapids, West Des Moines and later wintered in Arizona. She was a past member of St. Patrick's Catholic Church at Clear Lake, Iowa, All Saints Catholic Church, Mesa, Ariz., and St. Cecelia Catholic Church at Algona.

She is survived by her children, Michael and wife Diana Lichter of Marietta, Ga., Patrick and wife Linda Lichter, Omaha, Neb. and Martha and husband Donald Liston, Shawnee, Kan; grandchildren, Stephen and Michelle Lichter, Brian and Jenna Lichter, Lisa and Kyle Kramer, Christopher Liston, Laura Liston and a great-grandson, Logan.
Maxine was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Albert, on April 19 (2000), brothers Eugene and Cornelius Hood and sister, Colleen Brennan.

7-Michael A. Lichter married Diana. Diana was born on 30 Aug 1946.

7-Patrick Lichter was born on 1 Jan 1948. Patrick married Linda.

7-Martha Lichter was born on 8 May 1956. Martha married Donald A. Liston. Donald was born in 1954.

5-John Henry Drilling was born on 15 Mar 1880 in St. Lucas, died in May 1972 in Waucoma at age 92, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery, Waucoma. John married Minnie Otters on 22 Feb 1909 in Waucoma. Minnie was born on 13 Aug 1890 in Iowa and died in Dec 1976 in Waucoma at age 86. They had six children. He registered for the draft stating he was a farmer in Waucoma, was married and had children. He farmed in the Waucoma area and was employed by Raths in Waterloo.

6-Viola Drilling was born on 26 Mar 1910 in St. Lucas and died in Dec 1981 in Waucoma at age 71. Viola married Martin J. Bruess from 1930 to 1935, son of Christian Bruess and Franziska Schaufenbuel. Martin was born on 13 Sep 1901 in St. Lucas and died in Apr 1968 in Waucoma at age 66. They had five children.

7-Geraldine Bruess married Franklin Hook. Franklin was born on 9 Sep 1934.

7-Dewayne M. Bruess was born on 6 Mar 1931 in Iowa and died in Mar 1976 in Iowa at age 45.

7-Dorothy Ann Bruess was born in 1935. Dorothy married Florian Anton Schmitt on 20 Oct 1956 in St. Mary's, Waucoma, son of Victor Schmitt and Clara Vorderbrueck. Florian was born on 18 Feb 1930 in St. Lucas and died on 3 Feb 2008 in Mabel, Fillmore Co., Minnesota at age 77. They had seven children. He enlisted for four years in the United States Air Force and served in Taegu, Korea. In 1955 he moved to the Mabel, Minnesota area where he started farming. They operated a dairy and beef farm until retiring in 1998. Florian enjoyed working with his Angus beef cows, and advocated the use of strip farming and soil conservation.

8-Kathy Jo Schmitt was born on 9 Nov 1957. Kathy married Larry Howard on 14 Aug 1982. They had three children.

9-Jeffery Smith Howard was born on 27 Aug 1984. Jeffery married Joy Kleiman in 2005. They had two children: Alex and Jacob.

9-Julie Howard was born on 21 Aug 1986. Julie married Tyson Peterson on 12 Jun 2005.

9-Joy Howard was born on 30 Oct 1987.

8-Janet Mary Schmitt was born on 29 Aug 1959. Janet married James Ulrich. They had four children: Thomas, Anne, Rachel, and Susan.

8-Gary Joe Schmitt was born on 11 Nov 1960 and died on 6 Oct 1976 at age 15.

8-Patsy Ann Schmitt was born on 5 Oct 1962. Patsy married Daniel Sebbin.

8-David James Schmitt was born on 6 Oct 1963. David married Chie Kanamori. Chie was born on 21 Sep 1963. They had two children.

9-Christopher Schmitt was born on 20 Jul 1994.

9-Matthew Schmitt was born on 8 Aug 1997.

8-Robert Jerry Schmitt was born on 10 Jul 1966. He lives in Bangkok, Thailand where he is an English professor.

8-Larry Thomas Schmitt was born on 25 Sep 1970. Larry married Jennifer.

7-Beverly Bruess was born on 1 Apr 1938. Beverly married Kyron Lutkenhaus, son of Anthony (Tony) Lutkenhaus and Emma Wenthold. Kyron was born on 1 Dec 1936.

7-Marion A. Bruess was born in 1940. Marion married Dale H. Milbrandt. Dale was born on 19 Feb 1938 in Waucoma. They had four children.

8-Myron Milbrandt was born on 1 Apr 1963. Myron married Evelyn. Evelyn was born on 14 Jul 1965.

8-Keli Milbrandt was born in 1979.

8-Daryl Milbrandt

8-Denice Milbrandt

6-Earl Drilling Sr. was born on 6 Oct 1912 in Iowa and died in Oct 1980 in Saint Lucas, Fayette Co., Iowa at age 68. On March 14, 1944, his parents conveyed to Earl W. Drilling, Sr.,a piece of land at E 1/2 NW 18 and N 1/2 NE SE NW. Earl married Velma Gelaine. Velma was born on 9 Oct 1913, died on 5 Nov 2002 in St. Lucas at age 89, and was buried in St. Lucas Cemetery. They had six children. Velma Drilling

Funeral services for Velma Drilling of St. Lucas were held November 8 at St. Lukes Catholic Church in St. Lucas. Interment was in St. Lukes Cemetery.
Velma, 89, died Tuesday, November 5, 2002 at the Aase Haugen Nursing Home in Decorah following a lengthy illness.
She is survived by four sons: Daryl of St. Lucas, Loras of Waucoma, Earl of Waucoma, and Jack of Decorah; two daughters: Darlyn Schmitt of Waucoma and Sue Ann Pedersen of Hastings, MN; 26 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and one sister: Adeline Broihier of Sumner.

7-Sue Ann Drilling married Mr. Pedersen.

7-Jack Drilling was born on 29 Oct 1934.

7-Darlyn Drilling was born on 1 Apr 1935. Darlyn married Luke J. Schmitt. Luke was born on 25 Jul 1930. They had three children.

8-Wayne E. Schmitt was born on 26 May 1956.

8-Mark W. Schmitt was born on 12 Apr 1960.

8-Robert P. Schmitt was born on 18 Feb 1968.

7-Daryl F. Drilling was born on 9 Aug 1936 in St. Lucas. Daryl married Audrey Helene. Audrey was born on 27 Oct 1939. They had two children.

8-Brian J. Drilling was born on 11 Sep 1964 in St. Lucas. Brian married Kelli A. Kelli was born on 25 Jan 1965.

8-Sandra J. Drilling was born on 17 Apr 1968.

7-Loras Earl Drilling was born on 23 Mar 1938. Loras married Joyce Barbara Croatt. Joyce was born on 14 May 1942. They had two children.

8-Thomas Victor Drilling was born on 2 Sep 1965. Thomas married Christine A. Christine was born on 14 May 1970.

8-Gregory Loras Drilling was born on 20 Nov 1977. Gregory married Jessica Lynn Timp, daughter of Kevin Lawrence Timp and Nancy Ann Huinker. They had one son.

9-Sayler Drilling

7-Earl William Drilling was born on 25 Jul 1941 in Waucoma. Earl married Kathleen Elizabeth Boeding on 20 Sep 1960 in St. Luke's Catholic Church, daughter of Arnold A. Boeding and Hermina Barbara Rausch. Kathleen was born on 15 May 1942 in St. Lucas. They had four children.

8-Debra Kay Drilling was born on 20 Dec 1960.

8-Dina May Drilling was born on 20 Mar 1962.

8-Dave Jay Drilling was born on 6 Apr 1963. Dave married Rhonda.

8-Darla Fay Drilling was born on 20 Dec 1964. She married David John Goerend, son of Edmund Victor Goerend and Rose Marie Riehle, on 7 Feb 1986 in St. Luke's.

6-Pearl Drilling was born in 1915 in Auburn Twp. Pearl married Clarence Miller. Clarence was born on 22 Nov 1912 and died in Oct 1983 in West Union at age 70.

6-Irene Drilling was born on 7 Mar 1917 in Auburn Twp., died on 29 Nov 2005 in Waterlloo at age 88, and was buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery. She lived in San Francisco where she was a secretary for the state of California. She never married.

6-Aniceta Margaret Drilling was born in 1924 in St. Lucas. Aniceta married Wayne C. Classen on 25 Nov 1948 in St. John's, Waterloo.

6-Bonnie May Drilling was born in 1927 in Festina. Bonnie married Richard Mavin ? Mann. Richard was born of Denver. Bonnie next married Mr. Strauss.

5-Matthew Drilling was born on 1 Nov 1881 in St. Lucas and died on 10 Dec 1911 in Saint Lucas at age 30 and was buried at St. Lucas Cemetery. Matthew married Margaret F. Reicks, daughter of Henry Reicks and Catherine A. Schmitt. Margaret was born on 10 Nov 1884 in St. Lucas and died on 20 Oct 1975 in Ossian at age 90. They had one daughter. In 1910 they were living on a farm near Harmon Boeding and William Lusson.

6-Loretta M. Drilling was born on 11 Oct 1910. Loretta married Ralph J. Hawkins. Ralph was born on 11 Jan 1910. They had four children.

7-Ralph Hawkins

7-Virginia Hawkins

7-Margaret Hawkins

7-Donald M. Hawkins was born on 27 Dec 1934 and died in Nov 1979 in Iowa at age 44. Donald married Marina.

5-Elizabeth Drilling was born on 18 Aug 1883 in St. Lucas and died on 11 Aug 1971 in West Union at age 87. Elizabeth married William Victor Lusson, son of Joseph Lusson and Katherine Perry. William was born on 29 Jul 1879 in St. Lucas. They had eight children.

6-Edward Joseph Lusson was born on 10 Oct 1905 in St. Lucas, died on 26 Sep 1990 in his farm in St. Lucas at age 84, and was buried in St. Luke's Cemetery. Lusson was killed while trying to move a round hay bale, which weighed about 1,000 pounds. The bale rolled down the extended arm of the loader after a rope broke, crushing Lusson in the driver's seat of the tractor. Lusson was taken to Palmer by the West Union Ambulance. Edward married Rose. Rose died in 1956 in St. Lucas. They had two children

7-William Robert Lusson was born on 12 Dec 1934. William married Irma Mae O'Donnell in May 1959 in St. Bernard's Catholic Church, Alta Vista. Irma was born on 28 Jan 1939. They farmed near Alta Vista.

7-Jeanette Lusson married Mr. Miller.

6-Florence Kathryn Lusson was born on 16 Apr 1908 in St. Lucas, died on 28 Jun 2007 in Good Samaritan Center, West Union at age 99, and was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery. Florence married Clemens Edward Bodensteiner on 2 May 1927 in St. Lucas, son of Henry Bodensteiner and Helena Kuennen. Clemens was born on 12 Oct 1899 in St. Lucas and died on 11 Jun 1975 in West Union at age 75. They had eight children. In 1917 he registered for the draft stating that he was a farmer with a wife and child. He had blue eyes and dark brown hair. He asked for an exemption stating he had a broken limb. However, the 1920 census shows him as 20 years of age, living with his parents. They farmed and dealt in livestock south of Saint Lucas until 1961 when they moved to West Union. She was employed as a cook at the Palmer Lutheran Hospital from 1961 to 1982. She moved to the Good Samaritan Home in May of 2002.

7-Edward William Bodensteiner was born on 3 Feb 1928. Edward married Bernadette Rose Spier on 29 Aug 1964 in Minnesota. Bernadette was born on 1 Jan 1935. They had two children.

8-Lori Ann Bodensteiner was born on 27 Aug 1965 in Minneapolis. Lori married Michael P. Zumwinkle in 1991 in Stearns Co., Minnesota. Michael was born on 5 Dec 1963.

8-Terry Patrick Bodensteiner was born in 1968. Terry married Elizabeth A. Havel in 1998 in Minnesota. Elizabeth was born on 3 Jan 1970. They had two children, Kate Elizabeth and Jane Elizabeth.

7-Virginia Elizabeth Bodensteiner was born on 3 Jun 1930. Virginia married James Laverne Schmelzer on 5 Sep 1953 in St. Luke's Catholic Church, son of David Schmelzer and Helen Aubrey. James was born on 21 Jul 1925 in Sumner, died on 3 Apr 2006 in Maple Crest Manor, West Union at age 80, and was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery. They had four children. He served in the US Army from 9 Feb 1951 to 22 Jan 1953. He was a farmer and office manager at Landas Fertilizer Company from 1968-70. He was a US Postal Service employee from 1970-1992.

8-Kathryn Marie Schmelzer married David Sowder.

8-Thresa Anne Schmelzer married Joseph Koch. Joseph was born of Dubuque.

8-Mary Ellen Schmelzer was born on 5 Nov 1965. Mary married Darrel Phelps. They divorced in 2008.

8-James Edward Schmelzer was born on 14 Jul 1969. James married Anastasia.

7-Florine Veronica Bodensteiner was born on 2 Nov 1931. Florine married Melvin John Kuennen on 12 Jun 1954 in St. Luke's Catholic Church, son of Victor John Kuennen and Ann Elizabeth Foreman. Melvin was born on 20 Feb 1933 and died in Apr 1980 in Decorah, Winneshiek Co., Iowa at age 47. They had one son.

8-Timothy Joseph Kuennen was born on 4 Apr 1958. Timothy married Connie Annette Askelson on 12 Apr 1986. Connie was born on 18 Oct 1961. They had two children: Alexis Annette and Nolan Joseph.

7-Arlene Caroline Bodensteiner was born on 25 Apr 1934. Arlene married Bradley Joseph Brockman, son of William J. Brockman and Ruth C. Schweinfus. Bradley was born on 31 Jan 1930. They had four children.

8-Belle Brockman

8-Barry Joseph Brockman was born on 20 Jun 1957.

8-Byron Anthony Brockman was born on 13 Jun 1958.

8-Brenda A. Brockman was born on 12 Nov 1963.

7-Clement H. Bodensteiner was born on 20 Nov 1936. The mother is a possible match. Not verified. Clement married Leona A. Kuennen, daughter of Nicholas H. Kuennen and Frances A. Schaufenbuel. Leona was born on 17 Feb 1936. They had two children. He served as the superintendent for the Grinnell-Newburg Community School District.

8-Steven Clark Bodensteiner was born on 29 Oct 1967. Steven married Keri Sue Williams. Keri was born on 11 Dec 1963.

8-Lynn Ann Bodensteiner was born on 13 Feb 1969.

7-Dr. John B. Bodensteiner was born in 1944. John married Donna.

7-James E. Bodensteiner was born in 1946. James married Roberta A. Ladd on 22 Dec 1974 in Nazareth Lutheran Church, Cedar Falls, daughter of Warren Virgil Ladd and Irene Rosalie Petersen. Roberta was born in 1947. They had two children, Jeffrey L. and Jason E.

7-Ivan E. Bodensteiner was born in 1949. Ivan married Patricia. They had two children: Julie A. and Jill Renne.

6-Veronica Lusson was born on 27 Jun 1911 in St. Lucas, died on 9 Feb 2009 in the New Hampton Nursing and Rehab home. Veronica married William H. (Will) Kuennen, son of Nicholas Kuennen and Mary Reicks. William was born on 29 Aug 1907 and died on 6 Aug 1991 in Iowa at age 83. They were the parents of six children.

7-Ronald William Kuennen was born on 13 Jun 1938. Ronald married Kathryn P. Mallinger. Kathryn was born on 23 Oct 1940. They had six children.

8-Carolyn M. Kuennen

8-David Raymond Kuennen was born on 26 Apr 1963. David married Jacqueline Lee Knutson, daughter of Terry Knutson and Barbara LaJambe. They had one son.

9-Brian Patrick Kuennen was born on 18 Dec 1988 in Hennepin Co., Minnesota.

8-John Ronald Kuennen was born in 1963.

8-Patrick William Kuennen was born on 9 Jul 1965. Patrick married Kristin Cheryl Switzer in 1992 in Minnesota. Kristin was born on 1 Jan 1966. They had two children.

9-Emily Ann Kuennen was born on 28 Oct 1995.

9-Samuel William Kuennen was born on 15 Apr 1998 in Douglas Co., Minnesota.

8-Mary Kuennen

8-Veronica Kuennen was born in 1968.

7-Helen Elizabeth Kuennen was born on 28 May 1940. Helen married Daniel Maurice Cahalan. Daniel was born in Jul 1935. They had four children.

8-Denise Cahalan

8-Donald Cahalan was born in Jun 1965.

8-Patrick A. Cahalan was born in Aug 1969. Patrick married Julie. Julie was born in Oct 1970.

8-Michael Cahalan

7-Jerome Edward Kuennen was born in May 1942. Jerome married Andrea Lyn Cepress on 18 May 1974 in Ramsey Co., Minnesota. Andrea was born in 1947. They had three children.

8-Matthew John Kuennen was born on 18 Jan 1977 in Winona Co., Minnesota.

8-Nathan Michael Kuennen was born on 13 Jan 1980 in Winona Co., Minnesota.

8-Emily Lyn Kuennen was born on 29 Nov 1983 in Winona Co., Minnesota.

7-Robert Joseph Kuennen was born on 7 May 1944 in Lives In Cedar Falls. Robert married Alice Mae Busta. Alice was born on 15 Jun 1946. They had four children.

8-Angela Diane Kuennen was born in Oct 1968. Angela married Brian A. Sipos. Brian was born in Sep 1971. They had one son.

9-Mitchell Allan Sipos was born on 14 Dec 2000 in Dakota Co., Minnesota.

8-Jeanne Marie Kuennen was born in 1971.

8-Jean Marie Kuennen was born on 18 Dec 1972.

8-Daniel Mark Kuennen was born on 18 Oct 1979. Daniel married Courtney Renee Goodman on 27 May 2006 in Atlanta.

7-William Kuennen married Linda Bolden. They had two children, Amy and Todd.

7-Vernon John Kuennen was born in 1949. Vernon married Elizabeth (Betsy) Rymars. They had three children.

8-Scott Stanley Kuennen was born on 23 Oct 1970.

8-Kristyn Elizabeth Kuennen

8-Andrew Nicholas Kuennen was born on 30 Oct 1979.

6-Hubert Lusson was born on 22 Nov 1912 in St. Lucas and died in Nov 1981 in Seattle, King Co., Washington at age 69.

6-Katherine Elizabeth Lusson was born on 26 Sep 1914 in St. Lucas, died on 23 Jan 2006 in Lawler at age 91, and was buried in Our Lady of Mount Carmel. Katherine married Conrad John Kuennen on 1 Mar 1938 in St. Lucas, son of John Henry Kuennen and Theresa J. (Tracy) Martin. Conrad was born on 21 Dec 1913 in St. Lucas and died on 20 Dec 1971 in Rochester, Olmsted Co., Minnesota at age 57. They had 11 children.

7-Germanne Elizabeth Kuennen was born on 14 Apr 1939. Germanne married Roger Lambert Langreck on 10 Aug 1959, son of John Herman Langreck and Catherine Anna Schmitt. Roger was born on 15 May 1935 in St. Lucas. They had seven children. They farmed about 2 1/2 miles south of St. Lucas. In 1970, they lost their poultry house due to a high wind storm and tornados.

8-Jeffrey John Langreck was born on 21 Jun 1960 in St. Lucas. Jeffrey married Elizabeth Jo (Betty) Ameling on 21 Jul 1984, daughter of Irvin Aloysius Ameling and Alma Anna Winter. Elizabeth was born on 24 Jul 1964 in St. Lucas. They had two children.

9-Adam Jeffrey Langreck was born on 30 Nov 1984.

9-Kelly Elizabeth Langreck was born on 28 Oct 1986.

8-Shellie Ann Langreck was born on 13 Jun 1961 in St. Lucas. Shellie married Timothy Goldammer on 28 Sep 1991 in St. Luke's.

8-Wanda Kay Langreck was born on 3 May 1963 in St. Lucas. Wanda married Robert Simms on 24 Sep 1988. They had two children: Kaiolu and Joshua.

8-Kerri Joseph Langreck was born on 14 Jun 1964 in St. Lucas. Kerri married Deborah Mary Kriener on 20 Jun 1992, daughter of Peter Kriener Jr. and Diane A. Soukup. Deborah was born on 6 Jun 1970. They had one son, Kyle. They live at Langreck Acres.

8-Timothy Conrad Langreck was born on 20 Jul 1966 in St. Lucas. Timothy married Shannon Wright on 12 Sep 1992. Timothy next married Jennifer Groff on 6 Jun 1998.

8-Catari Ann Langreck was born on 4 Apr 1974 in St. Lucas. Catari married Jamie Leifker on 17 Jun 2000.

8-Jonathon Francis Langreck was born on 4 Oct 1977 in St. Lucas.

7-Geraldine Kuennen was born on 12 Sep 1940. Geraldine married Gerald Timlin. Gerald was born on 27 Nov 1941. They had two children.

8-Kimberly J. Timlin was born on 15 Apr 1965. Kimberly married Patrick Alan Lensing on 20 Oct 1990, son of Gerald Thomas Lensing and Irene Johanna Myers. Patrick was born on 9 Aug 1964. They had four children.

9-Karleen Lensing was born on 6 Jun 1991.

9-Morgan Lensing was born on 23 Mar 1994.

9-Tierney Lensing was born on 30 Jan 1996.

9-Delaney Lensing was born on 6 Jan 1998.

8-Curt Timlin was born on 1 Dec 1966. Curt married Michele Bellmeyer on 5 Sep 1992. Michele was born on 23 Feb 1970. They had one daughter.

9-Mackenzie Timlin was born on 25 Feb 2000.

7-Faith Kuennen was born on 12 Nov 1941.

7-Roger Charles Kuennen was born on 23 May 1943 in Waterloo.

7-Kay Beth Kuennen was born on 11 Dec 1946. Kay married Gary Roberson on 27 Aug 1966. They had three children.

8-Jennifer Roberson married Keith Barrick.

8-Sara Roberson married Lance Van Houten. They had one child, Soren.

8-Nicole Roberson married Craig Prichard. They had one daughter.

9-Sydney Prichard was born on 25 Jan 1999.

7-Stephen Edward Kuennen was born on 7 Jul 1948 in Lawler. Stephen married Roberta Berst on 20 Jan 1958, daughter of Clarence John Berst and Adeline Marie Frana. The marriage ended in divorce on 3 Nov 1972. They had two children.

8-Michael Stephen Kuennen was born on 1 Aug 1968. Michael married Connie Sue Franzen on 13 May 1989, daughter of Duane Leonard Franzen and Diane Clara Winter. Connie was born on 15 Sep 1967. They had two children. He is an indstrial technology teacher at Turkey Valley High School near Fort Atkinson and she is a human-resource manager.

9-Derek Michael Kuennen was born on 22 Nov 1991.

9-Luke Matthew Kuennen was born on 6 Aug 1995.

8-Mark Charles Kuennen was born on 2 Aug 1969. Mark married Tamara Jean Pechota on 1 Dec 1990, daughter of Gerald Francis Pechota and Imogene Hilda (Jeannie) Hackman. Tamara was born on 15 Oct 1969. They had two children: Dillon Matthew and Morgen Leigh Brooks.

Stephen next married Joyce Mary Wickman on 22 Feb 1975, daughter of Gary John Wichman and Sally Marie Andrea. Joyce was born on 10 Nov 1954.

7-Suzanne Kuennen was born in 1949. Suzanne married Neal Stone on 30 Aug 1969. They had four children: Erin, Regan, Jade, and Neal.

7-Pauline Kuennen was born on 21 Oct 1951. Pauline married James Cox on 3 Sep 1971. They had two children: Jessica and Jennison.

7-Thomas R. Kuennen was born on 12 Sep 1953. Thomas married Laurie Helgeson on 3 Jan 1987. They had one daughter.

8-Mindy Kuennen was born on 4 May 1976. Mindy married Kevin Mc Allister on 25 Apr 1998. They had two children: Jacob and Darrien.

7-Jacqueline Kuennen was born on 4 Jan 1955. Jacqueline married Stewart Stone on 23 Aug 1974.

7-Lisa Kuennen was born on 9 Sep 1962. Lisa married Harold Busta on 4 May 1985. They had two children: Lacey and Kirsten.

6-Victoria Lusson was born on 28 Sep 1918 in St. Lucas and died on 14 Oct 1996 in Galesburg, Knox Co., Illinois at age 78. Victoria married Mr. Jones.

6-Eleanor Catherine Lusson was born on 29 Mar 1921 in St. Lucas, died on 3 Sep 2004 in Palmer Lutheran Health Center in West Union at age 83, and was buried in St. Luke's Cemetery. Eleanor married Edward Theodore Franzen on 16 Nov 1948, son of Theodore M. Franzen and Viola Martinek. Edward was born on 31 Dec 1920 in St. Lucas, died on 4 Jul 1998 in Palmer Lutheran Health Center in West Union at age 77, and was buried in St. Luke's Cemetery. They had four children. She worked as a nurse at Oelwein Mercy Hospital until her marriage and resumed her nursing career in the 1960's at the Good Samaritan Home and Palmer Lutheran Health Center in West Union.

7-Barbara Franzen was born on 13 May 1950. Barbara married Larry Edward Duffy. Larry was born on 13 May 1950.

7-Julie Franzen was born on 22 Jun 1952. Julie married James S. May. James was born on 28 Sep 1950.

7-William E. Franzen was born on 20 Jun 1955. William married Juliana.

7-Edward T. (Eddie) Franzen was born on 8 Sep 1958 in St. Lucas.

6-Lorraine F. Lusson was born on 27 Mar 1923 in St. Lucas and died in Oct 1994 in West Union at age 71. Lorraine married Francis Baldwin. Francis was born on 29 Dec 1912 and died in Sep 1985 in Wadena, Fayette Co., Iowa at age 72.

5-Margaret Mary Drilling was born on 30 Mar 1885 in St. Lucas and died on 6 Oct 1973 in Decorah at age 88. Margaret married Joseph Carl Bodensteiner on 25 Sep 1906 in St. Luke's, son of Joseph Bodensteiner and Mary Gehling. Joseph was born on 10 Mar 1885 in St. Lucas and died on 17 Feb 1968 in Decorah at age 82. They had 11 children. In 1917 he owned his own farm in Ossian.

6-Leonard Joseph Bodensteiner was born on 19 Aug 1907 in St. Lucas, died on 8 Dec 1999 in Redwood Falls, Minnesota at age 92, and was buried in Decorah. Leonard married Helen Elizabeth Adams on 22 Jul 1939 in St. Benedict's Parsonage by Rev. Bohner, daughter of Burton H. Adams. Helen was born on 24 Dec 1907 in Decorah and died on 26 Mar 1999 in Decorah at age 91. They had two children. She was head of the speech department at Decorah High School. He was a member of the Iowa State College Meats judging team.

7-Dr. Joseph Bodensteiner was born on 21 Apr 1942. Joseph married Emily B. Homstad.

7-John Burton Bodensteiner was born on 27 Sep 1944. John married Donna Louise Berge. They had one daughter.

8-Beth Adria Bodensteiner was born on 4 Nov 1976 in Rochester.

6-Marcellus John Bodensteiner was born on 8 Jan 1909 in St. Lucas, died on 21 Aug 2007 in San Juan Capistrano, California at age 98, and was buried in Mount Carmel Cemetery, Cedar Rapids. Marcellus married Anne M. Fanning on 5 May 1937. Anne was born on 29 May 1910 in Offaly County, Ireland, died on 31 Dec 1997 in San Juan Capistrano at age 87, and was buried in Mount Carmel Cemetery, Cedar Rapids. They had three children.

7-Hugh E. Bodensteiner was born on 8 Jun 1944. Hugh married Karen. Hugh next married Donna Baum, daughter of Leo Baum. They had one son.

8-Eric Hugh Bodensteiner was born on 15 May 1972, died on 16 May 1999 in Mercy Medical Center, Cedar Rapids at age 27, and was buried in St. Joseph's Cemetery, Prairieburg. Eric married Jessica Padgett.

7-Michael D. Bodensteiner was born on 14 Jan 1950. Michael married Teresa Clare. Teresa was born on 16 Mar 1950. They had one daughter: Sarah R.

7-Mary Theresa Bodensteiner was born in 1952. Mary married Daryl Gene Shy. Daryl was born on 4 Feb 1950.

6-Agnes Margaret Bodensteiner was born on 28 Jun 1910 in St. Lucas, died on 18 May 2005 in Manchester, Delaware Co., Iowa at age 94, and was buried in St. Joseph's Cemetery, Earlville. Agnes married Victor William Winter on 28 Jun 1933 in Ossian, son of John Winter and Anna Schlichte. Victor was born on 10 Jul 1903 in St. Lucas, died on 17 Sep 1988 in Earlville, Iowa at age 85, and was buried in St. Joseph's Cemetery, Earlville.

6-Hugo Henry Bodensteiner was born on 3 Feb 1912 in St. Lucas, died on 29 Dec 2002 in Palmer Lutheran Health Center in West Union at age 90, and was buried in Clermont, Iowa. (Photo) Hugo married Ruth Elizabeth Sherwood on 3 Apr 1937 in San Diego. Ruth was born on 16 Jan 1914 in California and died on 1 Jun 1996 in Clermont, Fayette Co., Iowa at age 82. They had 11 children. Hugo served in the U. S. Navy from 1933 to 1937 and was stationed in San Diego.

7-Robert Ted Bodensteiner was born on 14 Mar 1933. Robert married Amalia F. Amalia was born on 9 Apr 1937. They had five children.

8-Theodore G. Bodensteiner was born on 13 Mar 1962.

8-Michael Timothy Bodensteiner was born on 6 Jan 1964.

8-David Neil Bodensteiner was born on 28 Oct 1966.

8-Joseph M. Bodensteiner was born in 1969.

8-Susan F. Bodensteiner was born on 11 Feb 1971.

7-Kenneth H. Bodensteiner was born on 1 Sep 1939. Kenneth married Sharon L. She was born on 15 Jul 1941.

7-Anita L. Bodensteiner was born on 4 Jan 1940. Anita married John C. Gogerty. John was born on 16 Jan 1940. They had two children.

8-Aaron S. Gogerty was born on 10 Apr 1971.

8-Douglas E. Gogerty was born on 27 Sep 1965.

7-Jeanne M. Bodensteiner was born on 26 Mar 1944. Jeanne married Michael D. Noonan.

7-Marilyn Bodensteiner was born in 1945. Marilyn married Stephen L. (Steve) Graber.

7-Donald Elmer Bodensteiner was born on 18 Feb 1945. Donald married Anne A. They had two children.

8-Emily Suzanne Bodensteiner was born on 15 Jun 1975.

8-James M. Bodensteiner was born on 3 Dec 1977.

7-Edward Leo Bodensteiner was born on 21 Sep 1947. Edward married Francisca.

7-David L. Bodensteiner was born on 6 Oct 1948. David married Carol Ann. Carol was born on 11 Oct 1948.

7-Rosemary Bodensteiner was born on 9 Feb 1952.

7-Allen Mark Bodensteiner was born on 30 Apr 1954. Allen married Glenda Kay. Glenda was born on 19 Dec 1957.

7-Anthony Bodensteiner was born in 1960. Anthony married Heidi.

6-Evelyn Theresa Bodensteiner was born on 8 Aug 1913 in St. Lucas. Evelyn married Elmer Philip Hawkins on 22 Aug 1933 in St. Francis Catholic Church, son of Clarence Hawkins. Elmer was born on 16 Jun 1908 in Ossian and died on 23 Jul 1973 in Ossian at age 65. They had one son, James A.

6-Christopher Walter Bodensteiner was born on 7 May 1915 in Ossian and died on 3 Aug 1997 in Riceville, Iowa at age 82. Christopher married Betty Elizabeth Petefish in Sep 1941 in Des Moines. Betty was born on 12 Nov 1918 in Ankeny, Iowa. They had three children.

7-Chris Steven Bodensteiner was born in 1947. Chris married Michelle Louise Stringfellow on 31 May 1967 in Riceville. Michelle was born on 25 Mar 1948. They had two children.

8-Kym Michelle Bodensteiner was born on 8 Apr 1969.

8-Carry Lynn Bodensteiner was born on 17 Apr 1971.

7-James Allen Bodensteiner was born in 1955.

7-Paul J. Bodensteiner was born in 1959.

6-Lucille Clara Bodensteiner was born on 8 Jan 1917 in Bloomfield, Winneshiek Co., Iowa. Lucille married Samuel Joseph Fanning on 6 Sep 1941 in Ossian. Samuel was born on 9 Mar 1912 in Barnogrotty County, Offaly, Ireland and died on 3 Jun 1988 in Floral Park, Nassau Co., New York at age 76. They had six children.

7-Mary Margaret Fanning was born on 11 Jun 1945 in Alameda Co., California.

7-Patrick Brendan Fanning was born on 19 Apr 1947 in Alameda Co., California.

7-Kathleen Marie Fanning was born on 26 Nov 1949 in Alameda Co., California.

7-Deirdre Fanning was born in 1952.

7-Martha M. Fanning was born in 1954.

7-Adrian J. Fanning was born on 27 Jul 1956. Adrian married Susan Garbarini. Susan was born on 15 Jul 1958.

6-Leo William Bodensteiner was born on 12 Jul 1918 in Ossian, died on 1 Jul 2005 in Iowa Falls at age 86, and was buried in St. Mark's Cemetery, Iowa Falls. Leo married Nadine F. Shaver on 20 Aug 1942 in San Diego, daughter of Robert Shaver and Emma Rouse. Nadine was born on 27 Apr 1922 in Newton, Missouri, died on 25 Feb 2007 at age 84, and was buried in St. Mark's Cemetery, Iowa Falls. They had 14 children.

7-Nancy Bodensteiner married John Hurt.

7-Dianne R. Bodensteiner married Mark A. Miller.

7-Jane N. Bodensteiner was born on 1 Oct 1947.

7-Angela Bodensteiner was born on 21 Jun 1949. Angela married Charles (Joe) Flickinger. Charles was born on 11 Mar 1948.

7-Marie Bodensteiner was born on 20 Sep 1950.

7-Susan M. Bodensteiner was born on 1 May 1952. Susan married Steven C. Crawford. Steven was born on 29 Apr 1952.

7-Daniel L. Bodensteiner was born on 25 Apr 1953. Daniel married Chong S. Chong was born on 20 Dec 1954. They had one son: Jeremiah Daniel.

7-Debra J. Bodensteiner was born on 13 Jun 1957. Debra married Kyle G. Wittrup. Kyle was born in 1956 in Ankeny, Iowa. They had one son: Jayson K..

8-Jayson K. Wittrup was born on 1 Oct 1977.

7-Peter J. Bodensteiner was born on 13 Aug 1959. Peter married Kristen L. Kristen was born on 9 Feb 1962.

7-Elizabeth Bodensteiner was born on 1 Jul 1960. Elizabeth married Clyde K. Miller. Clyde was born on 16 Dec 1957.

7-Catherine J. Bodensteiner was born on 3 Aug 1962. Catherine married Mark A. Lloyd. Mark was born on 3 Nov 1954.

7-William M. Bodensteiner was born on 8 Sep 1963. William married Sherri.

7-Sarah Bodensteiner was born on 3 Jun 1965.

7-Steven Bodensteiner was born on 1 Oct 1967. Steven married Dianna.

6-Rev. Peter Clifford Bodensteiner was born on 15 Jan 1920 in Ossian.

6-Olivia Theresa Bodensteiner was born on 16 Aug 1921 in Ossian. Olivia married Ambrose Ward on 11 Sep 1945 in Ossian. Ambrose was born on 28 Mar 1916 in Winthrop, Iowa. They had two children.

7-David W. Ward was born in 1953.

7-Ronald Lowell Ward was born on 17 May 1963. Ronald married Cindy Jean. Cindy was born in 1961.

6-Cletus Harold Benjamin Bodensteiner was born on 5 Oct 1923 in Ossian. Cletus married Mae Veradean Shaver on 28 Oct 1944 in Des Moines. Mae was born on 2 Mar 1926 in Newton, Missouri.

5-Katherine Drilling was born on 9 Feb 1887 in St. Lucas and died on 7 Feb 1961 in Moore, Fergus Co., Montana at age 73. Katherine married George H. Wichman on 21 Jan 1907 in Waucoma, son of Joan Casper Wichmann and Elizabeth A. Nolte. George was born on 10 Oct 1885 in Waucoma and died on 19 Mar 1953 in Lewistown, Fergus Co., Montana at age 67. They had nine children. They moved to Montana around 1918. Their neighbors were Charlie and Mary Kolar and their children. He was a banker at the American Bank and Trust Co. at Billings in 1919. They celebrated their Silver Wedding Anniversary in Jan. of 1932.

6-Clara E. Wichman was born on 27 Dec 1907 in Waucoma and died on 19 Aug 1961 at age 53. Clara married James Kolar in Apr 1932 in St. Mathias by Rev. John Finucane. James was born in 1909 in Nebraska and died before 1960. They had seven children. He is not in the Montana death index.

7-James J. Kolar was born on 7 May 1933. James married Donna M. Donna was born on 17 Mar 1935.

7-Theresa Kolar was born on 7 Mar 1943 in Moses Lake, Grant Co., Washington.

7-Charles Kolar was born in 1946.

7-Michael C. Kolar was born on 5 Feb 1948 and died on 20 Apr 1995 in Festina at age 47. Michael married Geraldine A. Dooley. She was born on 15 Dec 1941.

6-Walter Casper Wichman was born on 27 Jan 1910 in Waucoma and died on 2 Mar 1967 in Moore at age 57. Walter married Jennie Mary Barta on 24 Nov 1932 in Lewistown, daughter of Anton Barta and Jennie Simacek. Jennie was born on 21 Aug 1913 in Danvers, died on 11 Dec 1997 in Moore, Fergus Co., Montana at age 84, and was buried in Moore Cemetery. They had six children. Jennie Mary Wichman, 84, longtime resident of Moore, died early Thursday morning, Dec. 11, at the Central Montana Medical Center of natural causes. She was born on Aug. 21, 1913, at Danvers to Anton and Jennie (Simacek) Barta. She grew up in Danvers and attended the Tognetti and Danvers schools. On Nov. 24, 1932, at Lewistown, she was united in marriage to Walter C. Wichman. They ranched at Moore for many years.

7-Roberta (Bert) Wichman married Franklin Gremaux. Franklin was born on 15 Feb 1946 in Lewiston. They had one son.

8-Randy J. Gremaux was born on 13 Mar 1972. Randy married Cindy R. Barrick.

7-Lorraine K. Wichman was born in 1929. Lorraine married Earl L. Berg. They had two children.

8-Jerry Berg died young.

8-Raymond Berg died young.

7-Eugene R. (Gene) Wichman was born on 1 Sep 1940. Eugene married Evelyn. They lived in Hilger in 1997.

7-Robert Wichman was born on 25 Dec 1937 and died on 6 Jun 1940 at age 2.

7-Edward A. Wichman was born on 15 Oct 1942 in Moore. Edward married Janelle D. Janelle was born on 1 Sep 1941. They had one son: Eric W.

on Dec. 29 , 1966, Mrs. Edward Wichman, 22, became the mother of a second set of twins - a boy and girl named Rodney and Renee. The Wichmans' first set, Kevin and Kathy, are only 18 months old.

7-Dennis A. Wichman was born on 15 Jun 1952. Dennis married Valerie J. Valerie was born on 15 Jun 1960.

6-Emma E. Wichman was born on 11 Jul 1912 in Waucoma, died on 23 Mar 1914 in Waucoma at age 1, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery, Waucoma.

6-Raymond J. Wichman was born on 22 Jan 1915 in Waucoma, Fayette Co., Iowa and died on 6 Mar 1973 in Lewiston, Cascade Co., Montana at age 58. Raymond married Regina A. Kostohris. Regina died in Jun 2006 in Great Falls, Cascade Co., Montana. They had seven children.

7-Kenneth Ray Wichman married Barbara Ann Berger on 26 Aug 1972 in St. Joseph's, daughter of Francis Berger. Barbara was born in Apr 1947. They had two children, Kacey J. and Kimberly Marie. He was employed by the Farmer's Co-Op in Moore.

7-Joan Wichman was born on 19 Jan 1938. Joan married William H. Flesch.

7-Betty A. Wichman was born on 1 Sep 1941. Betty married Mr. Dexter.

7-Donna K. Wichman was born on 1 Sep 1945. Donna married Mr. Nessan.

7-Jeanette Wichman was born on 1 Sep 1945. Jeanette married Mr. Tilzey.

7-Teresa Ruth Wichman was born on 3 Mar 1946. She was a home economics teacher at Helena Junior High School. Teresa married Thomas R. Stokes on 4 Mar 1972 in St. Mary's Catholic Church.

7-Ronald John Wichman was born on 29 Jul 1949 in Lewistown, Fergus Co., Montana and died on 7 Nov 1978 in Utica, Montana at age 29. Ronald married Patricia Rhone. They had one son, Bradley.

6-Robert Joseph (Joe) Wichman was born on 12 Apr 1916 in Waucoma and died on 26 Mar 1994 in Moore, Montana at age 77. Robert married Evelyn Howard. They had 15 children.

7-Joseph Marion Wichman Sr. was born in 1939 in Montana. Joseph married Rita Paulette Amestoy on 1 Dec 1961, daughter of Paul Amestoy and Corrine. Rita was born in 1942. They had two children. After their marriage they lived in Miles City.

8-Laurie Jean Wichman was born on 6 Apr 1971.

8-Joseph Wichman Jr. was born in lived in Worland, WY in 1973.

7-Jacquelyn Wichman married Ronald J. Alles on 6 Aug 1960 in Moore, Montana. Ronald was born in 1939.

7-Marilyn Catherine Wichman

7-Margaret Ellen Wichman was born in 1942. She was still single in 1962. Margaret married Dewey John Straight in Sep 1964. Dewey was born in 1938. They had two children.

8-Jeffrey R. Straight was born in 1967.

8-Jill N. Straight was born in 1969.

7-Donald Edward Wichman was born in 1945 and died on 8 Aug 1945.

7-Francis Alan Wichman was born in 1946 and died on 11 Sep 1946.

7-Gary George Wichman was born in 1948 in Montana. Gary married Colleen Schweigert in Sep 1972 in Billings. Colleen was born in 1950. They had two children. He served on the Billings Police force.

7-Keith Charles Wichman was born on 1 Sep 1952. Keith married Rana Janine Hilger on 14 Jun 1975 in Lewiston, Cascade Co., Montana. Rana was born on 1 Sep 1954. They had two children.

8-Kevin P. Wichman was born on 1 Sep 1974.

8-Tammy J. Wichman was born on 1 Sep 1975.

7-Nancy Carol Wichman married Ted Gary Taylor on 9 Sep 1972 in St. Mathias Catholic Church, Moore. Ted was born in 1950. They had two children. She attended Montana State University and he served in the Army.

8-Jory B. Taylor was born in 1974 in Montana.

8-Kelly Marie Taylor was born in 1976 in Montana.

7-Herbert James Wichman married Jodi L.

7-David Michael Wichman

7-Sally Jeanne Wichman

7-Vicky Ann Wichman

7-Terrance Paul Wichman was born in Moore, Montana.

7-Nina Mary Wichman

6-Mildred Mary Wichman was born on 16 Jan 1918 in Fergus Co., Montana and died on 20 Aug 2001 in Helena at age 83. Mildred married James E. Miksch. James was born on 25 Apr 1919 and died on 10 Jan 1992 in Helena, Lewis & Clark Co., Montana at age 72. They had one son.

7-James E. Miksch Jr. was born on 1 Jun 1945. James married Lorelei W. They had two children.

8-James E. Miksch was born on 1 Sep 1972 in Helena.

8-Mildred M. Miksch was born on 1 Sep 1973.

6-Arthur Charles Wichman was born on 27 Oct 1920 in Moore, Fergus Co., Montana, died on 15 Mar 2000 in Moore at age 79, and was buried in Moore Cemetery. Arthur married Kathleen M. Welsh on 27 Oct 1949 in Lewiston, Cascade Co., Montana. Kathleen was born in 1924. They had 11 children. He worked in a Tacoma shipyard from 1941 until 1943. He served with the U.S. Army from 1943 until 1945 in anti-aircraft artillery ordinance maintenance with the 368th Unit. He was a farmer and also worked at Case Implement, Moodies Implement and as shop foreman at the Fergus County Shop, retiring in 1982 from the county and from farming in 1998.

7-Philip A. Wichman was born after 1961.

7-Eileen M. Wichman was born on 17 Aug 1950. Eileen married David E. Childers. David was born in 1948. They had five children.

8-Aaron D. Childers was born in 1971 in Montana.

8-Kara M. Childers was born in 1972.

8-Brock David Childers was born in 1973.

8-Lyle D. Childers was born in 1978.

8-Kristin M. Childers was born in 1980.

7-Allen C. Wichman was born on 29 Aug 1951. Allen married Jacquie Lynn Rife in Aug 1976 in First United Presbyterian Church. He graduated from Montana State University and was a rancher in Lewistown.

7-Loren Wichman was born about 1953.

7-Curtis Wichman was born on 1 Dec 1955. Curtis married Robin A. They had two children.

8-Christopher R. Wichman

8-Kelsey Wichman

7-Roger Wichman was born on 26 Jul 1957.

7-Lois Wichman was born on 1 Sep 1957. Lois married Bing Von Bergen.

7-Carl John Wichman was born on 1 Jan 1959. Carl married Diana L.

7-Dora J. Wichman was born on 1 Sep 1959. Dora married Douglas H. Corry. Douglas was born in 1953.

7-Kay Wichman was born on 15 May 1961. Kay married Mark Alan Witham.

7-George Gregory Wichman was born in Sep 1962 in Lewiston and died as an infant.

6-Marcella C. Wichman was born on 12 Oct 1922 in Moore, Montana and died on 17 Jun 1923 in Moore, Montana.

6-James Lavern Wichman was born in 1925 in Montana.

5-Clara Drilling was born on 17 Feb 1889 in St. Lucas and died in May 1981 in Miami at age 92. Clara married Henry Joseph Winter on 9 Feb 1889 in St. Lucas, son of Frank Winter and Paulina Leibold. Henry was born on 12 Mar 1883 in St. Lucas and died on 13 Sep 1969 in Miami, Dade Co., Florida at age 86. They had six children. He registered for the draft stating he was employed by Harry Sommers in New Ulm, Brown Co., Minnesota as a laborer. His nearest relative was Mrs. Clara Winters, wife.

6-Arthur H. Winter was born on 29 Nov 1909 in Waucoma and died on 12 Jun 1993 in Port Charlotte, Florida at age 83. Arthur married Lele Reatling. They had one daughter.

7-Virginia Winter was born in 1943. Virginia married Leon Shen Yuin-Liang. Leon was born in 1946.

6-Jerome J. Winter was born on 9 Aug 1911 in Waucoma and died on 2 Jan 1992 at age 80. Jerome married Emma Shaffer. They had five children.

7-Gerriane Winter married Jeff Haines. They had three children: Thomas, Chloe Lynn, and Jeff.

7-Howard Winter married Roberta Morden.

7-Dennis Winter married Susan Gerathy. They had two children: James and Annette.

7-John Winter was born on 17 Jan 1939 and died on 2 Nov 1989 in Crivitz, Marinette Co., Wisconsin at age 50. John married Joan Kearney. They had two children: Daniel and ichael.

7-Marlene Winter was born in 1942. Marlene married Robert Urch. Robert was born in 1934. They had two children: Christina and Teresa (Tess).

6-Howard J. Winter was born on 6 Nov 1912 in Waucoma and died on 26 May 1944 at age 31.

6-Florabell M. Winter was born in 1915 in Waucoma. Florabell married Virgil Pizer.

6-Paulina Marie Winter was born in 1919 in Waucoma. Paulina married Victor Charles Andres. Victor was born on 3 Oct 1905 in Rudolph, Wisconsin and died on 7 Jun 1969 in St. Paul at age 63. They had four children.

7-Joan Helen Andres was born on 19 Jul 1935.

7-John Charles Andres was born on 26 Mar 1939. John married Diane Marie Blackwood. They had three children.

8-John Charles Andres Jr. was born on 8 Feb 1970.

8-Michael David Andres was born on 24 Mar 1971.

8-Michelle Marie Andres was born on 16 Sep 1973.

7-Denise Therese Andres was born on 28 Feb 1954.

7-Mary Jean Andres was born on 21 Feb 1956.

6-Clara Winter was born on 12 Jul 1925. Clara married Arthur P. Kuranz, son of Arthur P. Kuranz and Miriam Hughes. Arthur was born on 21 Nov 1924 and died on 26 Feb 2000 in Port Charlotte, Florida at age 75. They had eight children.

7-Patrick Kuranz died before 2000.

7-Philip H. Kuranz was born in 1950. Philip married Elizabeth S. Elizabeth was born in 1950. They had two children.

8-Quinn Evans Kuranz was born in 1979.

8-Cody Winter Kuranz was born in 1981.

7-Mark H. Kuranz was born in 1953. Mark married Cheryl A. Wiese on 2 Sep 1978 in Waukesha Co., Wisconsin. Cheryl was born in 1953. They had three children: Cassie A., Seth P., and Abby.

7-Michael Winter Kuranz was born in 1956.

7-Kim Clare Kuranz was born in 1957. Kim married Brenton Edward Gallina on 28 Sep 1985 in Milwaukee. Brenton was born in 1958.

7-Christopher John Kuranz was born on 10 Feb 1964.

7-Karen Kuranz was born in 1968. Karen married James R. Donohoo Atty. James was born in 1968. They had three children: Matthew J., Molly M., and Andrew W.

7-Steven Drilling Kuranz was born in 1968. Steven married Dr. Sarah Jane Brocrick on 11 Sep 1993 in Milwaukee.

4-Chercha Drilling was born in 1850 in New York, died on 16 Oct 1906 in St. Lucas at age 56, and was buried in St. Lucas Cemetery. NOTE: These are probable parents, based on time and location. buried at St. Lucas Church Cemetery

4-Cecella Sophia Drilling was born in 1853 in New York and died in 1876 in St. Lucas at age 23. Cecella married Theodore H. Meyer on 29 Apr 1873 in St. Lucas, son of Herman Henrich Meyer and Katharina Adelheid Schmitz. Theodore was born on 6 Jan 1852 in St. Lucas, died on 16 Sep 1933 in St. Lucas at age 81, and was buried in St. Luke's Cemetery. They had two children.

5-Theresa Meyer was born on 14 Mar 1874 in St. Lucas and died on 12 Jul 1929 in Mt. Angel, Marion Co., Oregon at age 55. Theresa married Frank Wilde on 16 May 1893 in St. Lucas. Frank was born about 1869 in Fayette Co., Iowa. They had nine children. The marriage record shows Theresia Meyer, age 21, the daughter of Theodore Meyer and Sophia Drilling, married Frank Wilde, age 24, on May 16, 1893. In 1930, Frank lived in Mount Angel with his son, Albert.

6-Sophie Wilde was born in 1894 in Auburn Twp.

6-Mathilda Wilde was born in 1896 in Auburn Twp.

6-William Wilde was born on 2 feb 1898 in Auburn Twp.

6-Leo Wilde was born in 1901 in Auburn Twp.

6-John Wilde was born in 1902 in Auburn Twp.

6-Frank Wilde Jr. was born in 1905 in Auburn Twp.

6-Sister Madeline Wilde was born on 22 Mar 1907 in Auburn Twp. and died on 19 Apr 2001 in Mount Angel, Marion Co., Oregon at age 94.

6-Albert Wilde was born on 13 Sep 1912 in Auburn Twp. and died in Jan 1977 in Mount Angel, Marion Co., Oregon at age 64. Albert married Amanda Marie. Amanda was born on 25 Dec 1911. They live in Mount Angel.

6-Paul Richard Wilde was born in 1919. Paul married Marie La Porte. Marie was born in 1920. They had one son: John C.

5-Frank Meyer was born about 1876 in St. Lucas and died in 1876 in St. Lucas.

4-Frank W. Drilling was born on 4 Apr 1854 in New York, died on 18 Jan 1934 at age 79, and was buried in Calvary Cemetery. Frank married Clara Jacobs. Clara was born in 1857 in Preußen, died on 30 Aug 1914 at age 57, and was buried in Calvary Cemetery. They had ten children. They appear in the 1900 census in Eden.

5-Theresa Drilling was born on 5 Jun 1880 in St. Lucas and died on 25 Mar 1937 at age 56. Theresa married Anton Gerleman on 19 Nov 1902, son of Frederic Wilhelm (William) Gerleman and Catherine Elisabeth Witte. Anton was born on 13 Jan 1867, died on 19 Nov 1925 in St. Lucas at age 58, and was buried in St. Lucas Cemetery. They had nine children.

In 1925 they lived in Saint Lucas with these eight children. He was transporting pigs to his farm in his automobile when the auto was struck by a train. (As told by his son, Clement.)

6-William Frank Gerleman was born on 22 Feb 1904 in St. Lucas and died on 29 Dec 1981 in Cedar Rapids at age 77. William married Evelyn Katherine Perry on 12 Jun 1933 in Waucoma, daughter of Joseph Perry and Bertha Elizabeth Meyer. Evelyn was born on 3 Aug 1914 in Waucoma, died on 15 Nov 1993 in Keystone Care Center at age 79, and was buried in St. Luke's Cemetery. They had five children. He managed locker plants in Brandon and Clutier, Iowa. He was a boiler operator/engineer for the State Juvenile Home in Toledo. When they retired, they moved to Cedar Rapids.

7-Leonard Gregory Gerleman was born on 5 Aug 1936 in Waucoma and died on 18 Aug 2007 in St. Luke's Hospital of cancer at age 71. Leonard married Karen A. Brunssen on 15 Jun 1963 in Van Horn, daughter of Roland Arthur Brunssen and Elnora Anders. Karen was born on 1 Sep 1941 in Davenport and died on 15 Nov 2006 in Cedar Rapids at age 65. They had one daughter: Teresa C. She worked as a secretary for IBM for 24 years, retiring in 1991. She then worked at St. Luke's Hospital for seven years, retiring in 2001. She died of cancer.

8-Teresa C. Gerleman was born on 19 Jul 1982 in Cedar Rapids.

7-Paul Joseph Gerleman was born on 1 Nov 1941 in Iowa. Paul married Carolyn Ann Valenta on 19 Nov 1960 in Immaculate Conception, daughter of Fred Joseph Valenta and Stella Ann Podhajsky. The marriage ended in divorce. Carolyn was born on 19 Dec 1941. They had five children. He was a meat cutter/butcher for grocery chain stores. In 1978 they moved to Tucson.

8-Mary Gerleman was born on 1 Jul 1961 and died on 1 Jul 1961.

8-Joni Marie Gerleman was born on 16 May 1962 in Iowa.Joni married Lee Jestings on 23 May 1992 in Tucson, Pima Co., Arizona. Lee was born on 20 Feb 1961 in Arizona. They had three children. Joni graduated from the U of I in Iowa City, with a degree in Business/Marketing. She worked for Xerox Corp. and later had her own interior design business. Lee graduated from the U of AZ with an engineering degree and received his MBA from the U of CA at Berkeley.

9-Jessica Jestings was born on 24 Mar 1994 in California.

9-Jennifer Jestings was born on 9 Sep 1999 in California.

9-Jake Jestings was born on 16 Jan 2001 in California.

8-DeAnn Mary Gerleman was born on 11 Feb 1966 in Iowa. DeAnn married Mark David Harrison on 10 Nov 1994 in Tucson. Mark was born on 20 Oct 1965. DeAnn works in purchasing for Davis Kitchens and Mark works as a sales rep for an industrial tool manufacturer.

8-Christine Ann Gerleman was born on 28 Jul 1964 in Iowa. Christine married Brian Anthony Koch on 8 Aug 1987 in Tucson. Brian was born on 10 Jan 1963. They had three children.

9-Erica Koch was born on 6 May 1989 in Tucson, Pima Co., Arizona.

9-Carson Koch was born on 19 Dec 1990 in Tucson.

9-Claire Koch was born on 20 Mar 1996 in Tucson.

8-Robert Paul Gerleman was born on 13 Jul 1968 in Iowa.

Paul next married Karen Eileen Aguayo on 16 Apr 1988 in Tucson. Karen was born on 1 Sep 1949.

7-Randall Joseph Gerleman was born on 30 May 1944 in Iowa. Randall married Jill Canham on 25 Jun 1966 in England. The marriage ended in divorce. Jill was born on 4 Apr 1946 in Mildenhall, Suffolk, England. They had one son: Ian Gregory. Randy served in the Air Force for 28 years, retiring to Belleville, Illinois.

8-Ian Gregory Gerleman was born on 24 Jan 1969 in Beverly, New Jersey. Ian married Sushilla Changani on 12 Aug 2001 in Coombe Abbey, Wawickshire, U.K. Sushilla was born on 27 May 1969. They had one son.

9-Cameron Conner Gerleman was born on 19 May 2004 in Whoberley Coventry, England.

Randall next married Judith Burkis in Nov 1983. Judith was born on 20 Feb 1949 in Illinois, died on 7 Jan 2008 in Hospice Ministries, RIdgeland, Mississippi at age 58, and was buried in Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery.

7-Mary Katherine Gerleman was born on 4 Mar 1946 in Iowa. Mary married Keith Dennis Kock on 26 Sep 1970 in St. Jude Catholic Church. Keith was born on 16 May 1945. They had two children. They moved to Minnesota in 1983. Mary works for the City of Cottage Grove and Keith works for United Hardware.

8-Melissa Ann Kock was born on 5 Mar 1972 in Iowa. Melissa had a relationship with Daniel Fogarty. They had a son.

9-Joshua Kock-Fogarty was born on 28 Jul 1990 in Minnesota.

Melissa married Joseph P. Olson on 5 Oct 1992 in St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church in St. Paul Park, Minnesota. Joseph was born on 5 May 1956 in Minnesota. They had two children.

9-Meghan Kathleen Olson was born on 28 Jul 1994 in Wisconsin.

9-Emma Marie Olson was born on 28 May 1999 in Wisconsin.

8-Kara M. Kock was born on 12 Aug 1977. Kara married Eric D. Christenson on 26 May 2001 in Minnesota. Eric was born on 9 Feb 1976. They had one son.

9-Garvin D. Christenson was born on 12 Mar 1995 in Minnesota.

7-Robert John Gerleman was born on 17 Mar 1949. Robert had a relationship with Wilai Khumthip in Dec 1969 in Thailand. Wilai was born on 5 Oct 1941 in Thailand. They had two children. Robert served in the United States Air Force for 22 years. Upon retirement, he went to work for the U.S. Postal Service in Phoenix, AZ.

8-Michael J. Gerleman was born on 17 Apr 1971 in Dwyer AFB, New Mexico. Michael married and had 3 children.

9-Christopher Gerleman was born on 4 Mar 1993 in Arizona.

9-Marissa Gerleman was born on 29 Apr 2003 in Arizona.

9-Christian Gerleman was born on 26 Jan 2005 in Arizona.

8-Michelle Leigh Gerleman was born on 27 Sep 1975. Michelle married Matthew Moore Roe on 22 Sep 2000 in Arizona. Matthew was born on 3 Dec 1970. They had two children.

9-Kenneth Roe was born on 26 Nov 2001.

9-Conner Roe was born on 27 May 2003.

6-Clara Theresa Gerleman was born on 23 Apr 1905 and died on 4 Nov 1909 at age 4.

6-John Gerleman was born on 9 Sep 1907 in St. Lucas and died in Dec 1984 in Fort Atkinson at age 77. Along with his brother, Leo, and sister, Catherine, they stayed and worked the family farm. They never married.

6-Alphonse J. Gerleman was born on 1 Oct 1909 in St. Lucas and died on 25 Aug 1992 in Fort Atkinson at age 82. He never married. He farmed near Decorah, raising mostly corn.

6-Catherine Gerleman was born in 1912 in St. Lucas.

6-Clemens Fred Gerleman was born on 7 Sep 1912 in St. Lucas and died still living as of Apr 2008 in Senior Hospice Center, Ossian at age 95. He enlisted in the Army on 23 Jun 1944 at Camp Dodge Herrold. He lived in Chickasaw Co. He had completed grammar school and was employed as an automobile serviceman. He is the last surviving member of his family.

6-Frances Elizabeth Gerleman was born on 8 Mar 1914 in St. Lucas and died on 17 Aug 1971 in Bishop Bergan Mercy Medical Center, Omaha at age 57. Frances married Gregory Cremer on 8 Nov 1937 in St. Luke's Catholic Church. They had one daughter.

7-Judith Ann Cremer was born on 19 Sep 1940. Judith married Larry Swanson on 1 May 1965 in Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Larry was born on 1 Mar 1931. They had three children.

8-Mark Swanson was born on 31 Oct 1966. Mark married Monika Bergner on 12 Sep 1998 in Dallas. They had two children.

9-Clara Antonia Swanson was born on 7 Jan 2000 in Illinois.

9-Anna Luisa Swanson was born on 21 Nov 2001 in Illinois.

8-Greg Swanson was born on 16 Apr 1970. Greg married Janene McDaniel on 4 Jan 1997 in Iowa. They had two children.

9-Garret Payne Swanson was born on 13 Feb 1999 in North Carolina.

9-Connor Nicholas Swanson was born on 24 Dec 2001 in North Carolina.

8-Karla Swanson was born on 10 Dec 1974. Karla married William Salier on 22 Mar 2003 in Iowa. They had two children.

9-Jack Roland Salier was born on 5 Jan 2006 in Iowa.

9-Luke Joseph Salier was born on 10 Mar 2008 in Iowa.

6-Leo Gerleman was born on 14 Mar 1916 in St. Lucas and died in Oct 1985 in Fort Atkinson at age 69.

6-Aloysius B. (Alois) Gerleman was born on 14 Jan 1919 in St. Lucas and died on 28 Mar 2004 in Palmer Lutheran Health Center in West Union at age 85.

5-Catherine Drilling was born in 1882.

5-Margaret Drilling was born on 12 Jun 1884, died on 22 Aug 1928 at age 44, and was buried in St. Luke's Cemetery. She appears in the 1885 census with Frank and Clara, age 1. Margaret married Joseph Hauer, son of Conrad Hauer and Catharina Speckenreither. Joseph was born on 5 Feb 1875 in Tannesburg, Bavaria, died on 1 Aug 1955 in New Hampton at age 80, and was buried in St. Luke's Cemetery. They had nine children. He emigrated in 1893. In 1918 he registered for the draft stating he was born 5 Feb 1875 in Bavaria. His wife was listed as Maggie Hauer. He was a self-employed blacksmith in St. Lucas.

6-Clara Hauer was born on 25 Jun 1907 in St. Lucas, died on 11 Nov 1969 in St. Lucas at age 62, and was buried in St. Luke's Cemetery. Clara married Albert Bulgren, son of Albert Bulgren and Laura Plomteam. Albert was born on 25 Mar 1910 and died in May 1985 in St. Lucas at age 75. They had four children. The obit of her brother, Conrad, identifies her as Mrs. Albert Bulgren.

7-Darlene A. Bulgren was born in 1934. Darlene married * Clarence Joseph Schwamman on 25 May 1957 in St. Luke's Catholic Church. Clarence was born in 1928. They had three children. He attended Morningside College in Sioux City. He served in the Air Force in the North American Air Denfense Command (NORAD) combat operations center inside Cheyenne Mountain near Colorado Springs. He was a computer maintenance technician in the underground command post. He received the Air Force Outstanding Unit Award as a member of the 4600th Air Base Wing. His organization was cited for extraordinary handling of flood disaster operations in Colorado last summer. He retired from Sara Lee. Darlene retired from New Hampton Medical Associates.

8-Michael T. Schwamman was born in 1957. Michael married Pia Fidelis. Pia was born in 1957. They had one daughter.

9-Maria V. Schwamman was born in 1984.

8-James P. Schwamman was born in 1959. James married Patricia.

8-Gail M. Schwamman was born in 1961. Gail married Timothy Joseph Bradford. Timothy was born in 1962.

7-Lois Bulgren

7-Janice Margaret Bulgren was born in 1938. Janice married Paul Daniel Dodge. They had three children.

8-Steven Dodge was born in 1960.

8-Julie Ann Dodge was born on 28 Mar 1963 in Dakota Co., Minnesota.

8-Timothy Charles Dodge was born on 31 Aug 1966 in Dakota Co., Minnesota.

7-Roger Joseph Bulgren was born on 15 May 1941 in St. Lucas. Roger married Kathleen Marie Foreman on 26 Nov 1966 in St. Luke's Catholic Church, daughter of John Francis Foreman and Catherine Marie Huber. Kathleen was born on 15 Feb 1947. They had two children.

8-Michelle Bulgren was born on 9 Dec 1969.

8-Brenda Lee Bulgren was born on 22 Jun 1970.

6-Wilhelm Hauer was born on 27 Feb 1909 in St. Lucas, died in Dec 1975 in Palmer Memorial Hospital, West Union at age 66, and was buried in St. Luke's Cemetery. He never married.

6-Generosa Hauer was born in 1910 in St. Lucas and died before 1994.

6-Conrad J. Hauer was born on 27 Sep 1912 in St. Lucas, died in Dec 1968 in Iowa at age 56, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery, Waucoma. Conrad married Elaine Frances Daily in Sep 1945 in St. Luke's Catholic Church. Elaine was born on 29 Oct 1913 in Waucoma, died in 1981 at age 68, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery, Waucoma. They had two children. They farmed southwest of Waucoma.

7-Joseph Hauer

7-Michael Hauer

6-Agnes M. Hauer was born on 6 Oct 1914 and died on 9 Aug 1991 at age 76. Agnes married Mr. Klemmer. Mr. died before 1968. The obit of her brother, Conrad, identifies her as Mrs. Agnes Klemmer of St. Lucas.

6-Gregory J. Hauer was born on 30 Jan 1918 in Iowa, died on 3 Apr 1992 in Palmer Lutheran Health Center in West Union at age 74, and was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery. Serivces from Holy Name Catholic Church. Gregory married Bernice Barbara Bodensteiner, daughter of Henry Gerhard Bodensteiner and Julia Winter. Bernice was born on 24 Sep 1930 in St. Lucas, died on 10 Jul 1992 in Hillview Nursing Home, La Crosse of cancer at age 61, and was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery. They had three children. Bernice died of cancer. She was the owner and operator of the Town House Restaurant in West Union for many years.

7-Rev. Joseph Lee Hauer was born on 20 Jan 1951. He graduated from Loras College in 1973 and taught at Sacred Heart Elementary School in Waterloo.
WASHINGTON, D.C. Jan 20, 1975- Two Fayette County men have been appointed to the staff of newlyelected Second District Congressman Mike Blouin. Joseph Hauer of West Union has been appointed district administrator. He will be based in Congressman Blouin's Dubuque District office.
In 1983 he was the associate pastor of St. John's Church in Indenpendence.

7-James Gregory Hauer was born on 20 Nov 1954. James married Carrie Rose Marie Kleppe on 27 Apr 1990 in Holy Name Church, West Union, daughter of Gordon Kleppe and Doris Jorgensen. Carrie was born on 15 Feb 1967 in West Union, died on 1 Mar 2004 in West Union metastatic breast cancer at age 37, and was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery. They had three children.

8-John H. Hauer was born on 10 Feb 1983 in West Union. Carrie's obit identifies him as a stepson.

8-Sydney Hauer

8-Saige Hauer

7-Jerald G. Hauer was born on 3 Feb 1959. Jerald married Janet L. Hartson in 1983 in Minnesota. Janet was born on 20 Feb 1961.

6-Edmund Nicholaus Hauer was born on 9 Dec 1919 in St. Lucas, died on 2 Jan 2005 in Gundersen Lutheran Hospital, La Crosse at age 85, and was buried in St. Luke's Cemetery. Edmund married Mary Lucille Sloan on 3 Nov 1948 in St. Mary Catholic Church, Waucoma. Mary was born on 9 Aug 1924. They had five children. He owned and operated Hauer Welding Shop in St. Lucas for over 40 years.
He served on St. Luke's Church Board for four years and on the town council for close to 40 years. He was on the St. Lucas Volunteer Fire Department for 35 years of which he was chief for 20 years.

7-Margaret Mary Hauer was born in 1950. Margaret married John M. Maher.

7-John G. Hauer was born on 23 Jul 1952. John married Tima Marie.

7-Joyce Ann Hauer was born in 1956. Joyce married James Lee Moss.

7-Paul Joseph Hauer was born on 9 Mar 1959. Paul married Lynn Marie. Lynn was born on 16 Apr 1955.

7-Donna M. Hauer was born on 11 Mar 1964 in St. Lucas.

6-Margaret Hauer was born on 1 Nov 1922, died on 14 Mar 2002 in Winneshiek County Hospital at age 79, and was buried in St. Luke's Cemetery. Margaret married Markus L. (Mark) Mihm on 11 Sep 1943 in St. Luke's Catholic Church, son of John Carl Mihm and Clara Perry. Markus was born on 2 Feb 1921 in St. Lucas. They had five children. He owned Mark's Jewelry in St. Lucas. They celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary in Sept of 1993.

7-Thomas Craig Mihm was born on 28 Sep 1945. Thomas married Inez Ann Bodensteiner on 13 Nov 1965 in Lawler, daughter of Arnold John Bodensteiner and Ruth Julia Wenthold. Inez was born on 4 Apr 1944. They had two children.

8-Brian David Mihm was born on 3 Dec 1969 in Olmsted Co., Minnesota. Brian married Rebekah Colean Harvey on 17 May 1997 in Kansas. Rebekah was born on 23 Oct 1975 in Kansas. They had two children.

9-Joshua David Mihm was born on 16 Dec 1998 in Minnesota.

9-Andrew Thomas Mihm was born on 9 Feb 2001 in Minnesota.

8-Laura Lee Mihm was born on 13 Sep 1972. Laura married Edward G. Rockwell on 9 Sep 2000. Edward was born on 14 Jul 1967.

7-Nancy Mihm was born on 7 Feb 1948. Nancy married Frank K. Daniels.

7-Steve Mark Mihm was born on 23 Oct 1951. Steve married Kara Margaret. Steve next married Mary Cecelia Allen or Zender on 5 Apr 1975 in Lakeville, Dakota Co., Minnesota. The marriage ended in divorce on 2 Aug 1978. Mary was born in 1951. They had one daughter: Kara Margaret.

8-Kara Margaret Mihm was born on 16 Oct 1976 in Hennepin Co., Minnesota.

Steve next married Jacque Kay Wonderly. They had two children.

8-Austin James Mihm was born on 10 Feb 1986 in Dakota Co., Minnesota.

8-Colin Jon Mihm was born on 5 Dec 1988 in Dakota Co., Minnesota.

7-Mary Pat Mihm was born on 14 May 1954. Mary married Thomas Ridout. They have a daughter, Allison.

7-Jann Marie Mihm was born on 12 Mar 1957. Jann married John Leonard Kuehner. John was born on 15 Jun 1953. They had two children: Craig and Jill Marie.

Jill married Derek James Heins. The couple will exchange wedding vows May 24, 2008, at St. Luke's Catholic Church in St. Lucas. A reception and dance will follow at Country Hills Community Golf in West Union.

6-Arthur Joseph Hauer was born on 23 Sep 1926, died on 7 Jun 1994 in VA Hospital, Des Moines at age 67, and was buried in Calvary Cemetery. Arthur married Dorene Umthun on 6 Jun 1953 in Eagle Grove. They had three children: Ronald G., Arthur Joseph, and JoEllen Veronica.

He served in the U.S. Air Force from 1946 to 1949. He was employed at D & B Motor in Eagle Grove. In 1950 he started work at- Umthun Trucking Co. and continued to work there until 1988.

7-Ronald G. Hauer was born in 1958 in Iowa. Ronald married Mary Lou.

7-Arthur Joseph Hauer Jr. was born in 1957. Arthur married Melissa. Melissa was born in 1957.

7-JoEllen Veronica Hauer was born in 1955. JoEllen married James Louis Reasoner. James was born in 1952. They had two children: Jamie L. and Lyndie J.

5-John M. Drilling was born on 30 Nov 1889 in Eden Twp., Fayette Co., Iowa and died on 24 Dec 1950 in Cresco at age 61. John married Catherine Margaret Schlader on 26 Jun 1917 in Clarion, Wright Co., Iowa. Catherine was born on 16 May 1894 in Eagle Grove, Wright Co., Iowa and died in Aug 1986 in Cedar Rapids at age 92. They had 11 children.

6-Agatha M. Drilling was born on 31 May 1918 in New Oregon, Howard Co., Iowa and was buried on 23 Sep 1998 in Crestview Acres in Marion. Agatha was born May 31, 1918, in Cresco, Iowa, the daughter of John and Catherine Schlader Drilling. Agatha worked in housekeeping and as a receptionist at Mount Mercy College and St. Matthew's Catholic Church, retiring in 1983. She was a member of St. Matthew's Catholic Church and its Altar and Rosary Society.

6-Justina A. Drilling was born on 4 Dec 1919 in New Oregon, Howard Co., Iowa and died on 13 Jun 1991 in Chicago at age 71. Justina married William Dunn on 5 Jul 1952. William was born on 14 Oct 1901 in New Orleans and died on 2 Aug 1975 in Chicago at age 73.

6-Frank Albert Drilling was born on 27 Jun 1921 in New Oregon, Howard Co., Iowa and died on 10 Aug 1981 in Hammond, Indiana at age 60. Frank married Catherine D. Haracz. They had six children.

7-Frank Kevin Drilling married Nadine Hollister.

7-Annette Catherine Drilling married Raymond Blackman.

7-Susan May Drilling

7-Joan Mary Drilling was born in 1954. She married Alan Gary Harvey.

7-Patricia Ann Drilling married Michael S. Bader.

7-Judy Germaine Drilling married Roy Evans.

6-Coletta Elizabeth Drilling was born on 26 Feb 1923 in New Oregon, Howard Co., Iowa and died on 29 May 1977 in Clearwater, Florida at age 54. Coletta married Jay Henry Lewis.

6-Rosemary Drilling was born on 10 Nov 1924 in New Oregon, Howard Co., Iowa and died on 1 Apr 1994 at age 69. Rosemary married Edward J. Draus on 19 Jun 1948 in Chicago. Edward was born on 15 Dec 1920 and died on 2 Apr 1990 in Chicago at age 69. They had seven children.

7-Catherine Rose Draus married Anthony Cuoco.

7-Anna Elizabeth Draus

7-Jean Theresa Draus married Kenneth Sisk.

7-Thomas Edward Draus was born on 20 Mar 1949 in Chicago and died on 16 Sep 1983 in Hammond, Indiana at age 34. He married Nancy J. Moen.

7-Constance Marie Draus was born on 1 Dec 1952. Constance married Edward Mulligan. Edward was born on 1 Aug 1946.

7-Robert Leo Draus was born on 1 Sep 1956. Robert married Karen Bistrician Carr.

7-Michael Joseph Draus was born in 1960.

6-Clara Margaret Drilling was born on 10 Nov 1926 in New Oregon, Howard Co., Iowa and died on 11 Dec 1979 in Dubuque at age 53.

6-Herman Joseph Drilling was born on 20 Jun 1929 in New Oregon, Howard Co., Iowa and died on 9 Jul 1951 at age 22.

6-Margaret Catherine Drilling was born from 1930 to 1932. Margaret married Raymond Dann. They had three children: Eric, Linda Rae, and Leslie Karen.

6-Anna Cecilia Drilling was born from 1930 to 1932. Anna married John Toner Scott.

6-Barbara Theresa Drilling was born on 17 Dec 1930. Barbara married Edwin Frank Glatzhofer. Edwin was born on 1 Oct 1927.

6-Leo John Drilling was born on 26 Aug 1933. Leo married Norma Jean McGee. Norma was born on 6 Sep 1937. They had four children. His sister, Agatha, lives with them in Cedar Rapids.

7-John Michael Drilling was born on 24 Feb 1961. John married Carol Ann Pickle. Carol was born on 3 Jun 1961. They had four children.

8-Stacy Ann Drilling

8-Brian Leo Drilling was born on 18 Apr 1988.

8-Kate Allyson Drilling was born on 21 Aug 1989.

8-Sara Rose Drilling was born on 16 Jul 1992.

7-Maria M. Drilling was born on 20 Mar 1962.

7-Angela C. Drilling was born on 27 Jun 1963.

7-Catherine T. Drilling was born on 18 Apr 1965.

John next married Agatha M. Agatha was born on 31 May 1918 and died on 23 Sep 1998 in Cedar Rapids at age 80. They had one son: Leo John.

6-Leo John Drilling was born on 26 Aug 1933. Leo married Norma Jean McGee. Norma was born on 6 Sep 1937. They had four children. His sister, Agatha, lives with them in Cedar Rapids.

7-John Michael Drilling was born 24 Feb 1961. He married Carol Ann Pickle. She was born 3 Jun 1961. They had four children: Stacy Ann, Brian Leo, Kate Allyson and Sara Rose.

7-Maria M. Drilling was born 20 mar 1962.

7-Angela C. Drilling was born 27 Jun 1963.

7-Catherine T. Drilling was born 18 Apr 1965.

5-Mary Drilling was born on 13 Feb 1892 in Eden Twp., Fayette Co., Iowa and died on 13 Apr 1918 in Cresco at age 26. Mary married Albert F. Kapler, son of Zacharias Kapler and Mary Herold. Albert was born on 19 Jun 1877 in Cresco and died in Oct 1939 in Cresco at age 62. They had five children.

6-Victor Nicholas Kapler was born on 21 Jan 1918 in Vernon Springs and died on 25 May 1997 in Olmsted Co., Minnesota at age 79.

6-Clara E. Kapler was born in 1917 in Vernon Springs.

6-Rita Kapler was born in 1922.

6-Joseph E. Kapler was born on 14 Mar 1924.

6-Vitalis Jerome Kapler was born in 1927. Vitalis married Dorothy Jean Irwin. Dorothy was born in 1936. They had two children.

7-Jennifer Jean Kapler was born on 11 Sep 1972.

7-Rebecca Ann Kapler was born on 29 Nov 1974.

5-Elizabeth Drilling was born in 1894 in Eden Twp. In 1925, she was 30 years old and living with her father in Cresco.

5-Anna Drilling was born in 1896 in Eden Twp.

5-Clara Drilling was born in 1898 in Eden Twp. In 1925, she was 37 years old and living with her father in Cresco.

5-Joseph H. Drilling was born on 9 Dec 1900 in Eden Twp. and died on 24 Mar 1994 in Saint Paul, Ramsey Co., Minnesota at age 93. Joseph married Geneva Ahern. Geneva was born on 10 Dec 1899 and died in Feb 1985 in Cresco at age 85. They had three children.

6-Alvira Drilling was born on 16 Dec 1926 in Cresco and died on 15 Feb 2002 in Cresco. She married Mr. McGee.

6-Gerald Joseph Drilling was born on 2 May 1928 in Cresco.

6-Orvin Edward Drilling was born on 15 Mar 1930 in Cresco, died of lung cancer on 9 Oct 2008 at Cedar Valley Hospice. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War and was a recipient of a Purple Heart Medal. He worked at Rath Meat Packing Plant for 31 years, Webster’s Nursery and was a custodian at Sacred Heart Catholic Church and School, retiring in 1994. He married Cecelia Kipp on 26 Mar 1951. They had two children.

7-Gary Lee Drilling was born on 17 Aug 1956.

7-Nancy Ellen Drilling was born in 1960.

5-Cathryan Drilling was born in 1905. In 1925, she was 20 years old and living with her father in Cresco.

4-John F. Drilling was born on 20 Aug 1856 in New York, died on 23 Jul 1918 in Vernon Springs at age 61, and was buried in Calvary Cemetery. John married Catherine Jacobs on 4 Jul 1882. Catherine was born on 21 Jan 1858 in Eslingen, Preußen and died on 30 Jul 1934 at age 76. They had 11 children. They had 8 children, all living in 1900.

5-Mary Drilling was born on 12 Apr 1883 in Festina and died on 5 Jul 1976 in Fort Atkinson at age 93. Mary married William Joseph Tekippe on 27 Sep 1904, son of John Joseph Tekippe and Anna Elizabeth Thuente. William was born on 16 Nov 1874 in Festina and died in Aug 1969 in Fort Atkinson at age 94. They had eight children.

He registered for the draft stating he was a farmer in Fort Atkinson. His nearest relative was his wife, Mrs. Mary Tekippe. It appears that Anna died and he married Mary. No marriage record was found and the mothers of some of the children may be confused. In 1908 Will Tekippe of New Hampton traveled to Waterloo to check on getting the model for the exhaustless, or reversable valve engine that he invented.

6-Leo John Tekippe was born on 15 Nov 1905 in Fort Atkinson, died on 1 Jul 1995 in Decorah at age 89, and was buried on 5 Jul 1995 in St. Benedict Cemetery. Leo married Gladys Catherine Leibold on 3 Feb 1931 in St. Benedict, daughter of Albert Leibold and Frances. Gladys was born on 4 Jul 1909, died on 21 Nov 1995 in Sattre, Iowa at age 86, and was buried on 25 Nov 1995 in St. Benedict Cemetery. They had four children.

7-Robert F. Tekippe was born in Jul 1934. Robert married and had four children, Randall L., Terrance, Sheri, and Lori.

7-JoAnn Mary Tekippe was born in Mar 1938. JoAnn married Nils Kjome. Nils was born in Oct 1938.

7-Vernida Patricia Tekippe was born in Aug 1939. Vernida married Glenn Laverne Stockdale. Glenn was born on 27 Aug 1931, died on 19 May 1994 in Dexter, Mower Co., Minnesota at age 62, and was buried in Bethlehem Luthern Cemetery, Wykoff. They had five children. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps in Korea. The marriage ended in divorce on 5 Aug 1975.

8-Jean Ann Stockdale was born on 26 Apr 1958 in Fillmore Co., Minnesota.

8-Mark Leo Stockdale was born on 2 Jan 1961 in Fillmore Co., Minnesota.

8-Janet Elaine Stockdale was born on 1 Dec 1963 in Fillmore Co., Minnesota.

8-La Verne Erie Stockdale was born on 13 Jan 1967 in Fillmore Co., Minnesota.

8-Michael Dean Stockdale was born on 24 Jun 1959 in Fillmore Co., Minnesota. Vernida next married David Dean Lageson. David was born on 14 Apr 1926 and died on 24 Dec 2007 in St. Mary's Hospital, Rochester at age 81.

7-Gary Lee Tekippe was born in Jul 1943 in Decorah. Gary married and had 2 children, Todd L. and Julie.

8-Todd L. Tekippe was born in May 1966.

8-Julie Tekippe

6-Marie Tekippe was born in 1906 in Festina.

6-Linus G. Tekippe was born in 1908 and died is not in SS index.

6-Sister Seraphina (Sarah) Tekippe O.S.B. was born on 16 Apr 1910 in Washington, died on 15 Feb 1977 in Eau Claire at age 66, and was buried in St. Patricks Cemetery.

6-Roman R. Tekippe was born on 20 May 1913 in Festina and died on 22 Jan 1999 in Calmar at age 85. Roman married Florence Mary Giesing, daughter of Joseph Theodore Giesing and Anna J. Schrandt. Florence was born on 30 May 1914 in Festina, died on 2 Jan 2007 in Winneshiek Medical Center, Decorah at age 92, and was buried in St Aloysius Cemetary. They had seven children.

7-Earl W. Tekippe was born in 1941. Earl married Susan Kathleen Carnes. Susan was born in 1941. They had one son, Dr. Steven S.

7-Rudolph Jospeh (Rudy) Tekippe was born on 2 Dec 1943 in Ossian. Rudolph married Sheryl Ellen Bresnahan on 14 Aug 1965, daughter of Raymond & Fern Bresnahan. Sheryl was born on 22 Mar 1943 in Waukon.

7-George L. Tekippe was born in 1946. George married Maureen M. Dahms, daughter of Wayne C. Dahms and Colette E. Kipp. Maureen was born in 1948. They had four children.

8-Christopher George Tekippe was born in 1973.

8-Andrea Marie Tekippe was born in 1975.

8-Brian D. Tekippe was born in 1980. Brian married Angie Pearson on 1 Sep 2007 in First English Lutheran Church, Spencer.

8-Ashley Marie Tekippe was born in 1985.

7-Lyle Gregory Tekippe was born on 4 Nov 1947 in West Union. Lyle married Deborah Sue. They had three children.

8-Michael Jon Tekippe was born in 1980.

8-Andrew Franklin Tekippe was born on 12 Jun 1983.

8-Charles E. Tekippe was born on 1 Jun 1982.

7-Patrick C. Tekippe was born on 30 Oct 1953 in Fort Atkinson. Patrick married Jaynece A. They had two children.

8-Jenarah L. Tekippe was born on 15 Jun 1979.

8-Calista Ann Tekippe was born on 12 Mar 1982. Calista married Jeremy David Humpal on 18 Sep 2004, son of David Arnold Humpal and Kathy Lorraine Ott. Jeremy was born on 17 Sep 1979.

7-James L. Tekippe was born in 1949. James married Pamela P. They had three children: Brooke, Anna R., and Joseph E.

7-Peter Darrell Tekippe was born on 30 Oct 1953. Peter married Elaine Carol. Elaine was born on 18 Aug 1957. They had two children, Christopher George and Mark Allen.

6-Nilus J. Tekippe was born on 27 Mar 1916 in Festina, died on 16 Jan 1994 in Northbrook, Cook Co., Illinois at age 77, and was buried in St. Mary Cemetery, Techny. He registered for the draft on 18 Apr 1941 in Chicago. Nilus married Dorothy M. Bolsinger, daughter of Joseph Bolsinger and Angeline. Dorothy was born on 1 Apr 1920 in Chicago, died on 31 Mar 2005 in Addolorata Villa, Wheeling, Illinois at age 84, and was buried in St. Mary Cemetery, Techny. They had five children. Mrs. Tekippe and her husband helped build their own home on acreage owned by her parents, Joseph and Angeline Bolsinger. Today, all four homes on that same Northbrook homestead property are occupied by family members.

7-Joan Tekippe married James Fisher.

7-Jean M. Tekippe was born in 1950. Jean married Ray Yeackley.

7-Thomas J. Tekippe was born in 1951. Thomas married Donna L. Kline.

7-Richard W. (Rick) Tekippe was born on 14 Jun 1955 and died on 13 Sep 2007 in Cross Plains, Dane Co., Wisconsin at age 52.

7-Janet M. Tekippe was born in 1957. Janet married James R. Hankner.

6-Paul Henry Tekippe was born on 4 Aug 1918 in Festina. Paul married Seraphina Catherine (Raphia) Timp, daughter of Theodore Martin Timp and Ida Holthaus. Seraphina was born on 29 Apr 1922 in Festina and died on 2 Dec 2002 in Aase-Haugen Nursing Home, Decorah at age 80. They had six children.

7-Sister Patricia Tekippe was born in 1944.

7-Dale R. Tekippe was born in 1947. Dale married Linda L.

7-Kenneth P. Tekippe was born in 1950. Kenneth married Mary A. Mary was born in 1957.

7-William L. Tekippe was born in 1954. William married Jan Marie.

7-Ronald N. Tekippe was born in 1959. Ronald married Joan Elaine. Joan was born in 1960.

7-Linus R. Tekippe was born in 1961. Linus married Paula J. Paula was born in 1952.

6-Seraphina Tekippe was born on 29 Apr 1922 in Festina and died on 2 Dec 2002 in Fort Atkinson at age 80. She never married.

5-Clara Drilling was born on 8 May 1884 and died on 4 Oct 1901 at age 17.

5-Anna Drilling was born on 22 Mar 1887 in Festina, died on 23 Feb 1920 in Festina at age 32, and was buried in Our Lady of Seven Dolors. Anna married Joseph Bernard Schrandt on 20 Oct 1908 in Cresco, son of Johan Wilhelm Schrandt and Maria Anna Meyer. Joseph was born on 14 Mar 1883 in Festina and died on 27 Jan 1964 in Festina at age 80. They had five children.

6-Cletus W. Schrandt was born on 9 Oct 1909 in Festina, died on 31 Mar 1997 in Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Knoxville at age 87, and was buried in Massillon Cemetery, Massillon, with military rites. Cletus married Genevieve Faye on 18 Nov 1972. Genevieve was born on 2 Mar 1907 and died on 9 Aug 1995 in Maquoketa at age 88.

6-Marie Schrandt was born on 18 Oct 1912 in Festina and died on 20 Jun 1989 in St. Lucas at age 76. Marie married Clement Kuennen on 12 Oct 1937 in Festina, son of Nicholas Kuennen and Mary Reicks. Clement was born on 2 Mar 1909 in St. Lucas and died on 30 Aug 1998 in New Hampton at age 89.

6-Albina M. Schrandt was born on 20 Aug 1915, died on 27 Nov 2002 in Palmer Lutheran Health Center in West Union at age 87, and was buried in St. Luke's Cemetery. Albina married Albert Kruse on 6 May 1935, son of Anton Kruse and Mary Lichter. Albert was born on 21 Nov 1905 in St. Lucas and died in Jul 1979 in Fort Atkinson at age 73. They had three children.

7-Anthony J. Kruse was born on 19 Apr 1936. Anthony married Agnes E. Setter, daughter of Gerhard J. Setter and Marie Rita Elsbernd. Agnes was born on 19 Feb 1942. They had one son.

8-Gerald Anthony Kruse was born on 22 May 1975. He is the father of Robert Kruse, b. 4 June 2004.

7-Alvin N. Kruse was born on 9 Jan 1938.

7-Kenneth D. Kruse was born on 19 Feb 1942 and died on 1 Jul 1996 in St. Lucas at age 54. Kenneth married Bonnie Lou Bauers. Bonnie was born on 26 May 1940.

6-Joseph Schrandt was born on 20 Jun 1917 in Festina and died on 20 Jun 1917.

6-Deonisius (Denis) Schrandt was born on 11 Feb 1920 and died on 27 Sep 1999 in Charles City at age 79. Deonisius married Ida T. Fasctnach. Ida was born on 10 May 1917 and died on 11 Apr 1995 in Waterloo at age 77. They had two children.

7-Eugene Leo Schrandt was born on 29 Nov 1953. Eugene married Mary J. Gesell. Mary was born on 1 Aug 1954. They had one son.

8-William Joseph Schrandt

7-Arnold Bernard Schrandt was born on 13 Dec 1954.

Mathias married Catherine Hageman, daughter of Frederick Hageman and Catherine Wenthold. Catherine was born in Aug 1894 in Festina, died on 28 Dec 1972 in Cresco Hospital at age 78, and was buried in Calvary Cemetery. They had two children. He registered for the draft stating that he was born in St. Lucas. He owned a farm in Cresco and was married with a child. In 1930 they lived in Orleans.

6-Urban S. Drilling was born on 3 Jun 1916 in Cresco, died on 9 Oct 2004 in Cresco at age 88, and was buried in Calvary Cemetery. Urban married Mechtildis Kuennen on 12 Sep 1939 in St. Luke's, daughter of Henry Wenzeslaus Kuennen and Mary Elizabeth Boeding. Mechtildis was born on 21 Jun 1918 in St. Lucas and died after 2006. They had five children.

Survivors include his wife, Mechtildis; two sons: Wayne (Carole) Drilling of Cresco and Mark (Julie) Drilling of Nashua; two daughters: Karen (Jerry) Morrison of Dale, Texas and Gayle (Jerome) Jirak of Waucoma; and son-in-law Clarence Kriener of Lawler; 22 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren and one sister, Ethel Funke of Cresco.
Urban Drilling was preceded in death by his parents and daughter, Geniece Kriener, and brother-in-law Hugo Funke.

7-Geniece Drilling was born on 8 Jan 1941 and died on 8 Oct 1989 at age 48. Geniece married Clarence John Kriener on 12 May 1962, son of Frank (Chris) Kriener and Cecelia Kruse. Clarence was born on 5 Nov 1938. They had eight children.

8-Daniel Kriener was born on 16 Mar 1963. Daniel married Linda Hager on 12 Aug 1989. Linda was born on 15 May 1963 in Sioux City. They had two children.

9-Amanda Kriener was born in 1990.

9-Michael Kriener was born on 23 Jun 1991.

8-David Kriener was born on 26 May 1964. David married Patricia Madigan. Patricia was born on 18 Jan 1963. They had one son.

9-John Russel Kriener was born on 29 Jun 1990 in Fort Worth.

8-Kathryn J. Kriener was born on 24 Oct 1966.

8-Kerry L. Kriener was born on 18 Feb 1970.

8-Darin M. Kriener was born on 7 Feb 1975.

8-Kiara C. Kriener was born on 11 Apr 1976.

8-Kacia Marie Kriener was born on 30 Apr 1983.

8-Kaia Kriener was born on 22 Nov 1984.

7-Wayne Drilling was born on 2 Dec 1942. Wayne married Carole Shields. Carole was born on 1 Oct 1947. They had six children.

8-Shaun Drilling

8-Gina Drilling was born on 20 Aug 1966.

8-Linda Drilling was born on 3 Mar 1968.

8-Brenda Drilling was born on 3 Feb 1972.

8-Amy Drilling was born on 30 Sep 1977.

8-Jeffrey W. Drilling was born on 31 Aug 1979.

7-Karen Drilling was born on 24 Dec 1945. Karen married George Bates. George was born on 11 Mar 1945. Karen next married Jerry Morrison. Jerry was born on 11 Oct 1946. They had three children.

8-Jeanie Morrison was born on 23 Aug 1969.

8-Jerry Morrison was born on 29 Jan 1976.

8-Jared Morrison was born on 26 Mar 1979.

7-Mark Drilling was born on 26 May 1953. Mark married Thelma Bouillon. Thelma was born on 28 Feb 1956. They had one daughter.

8-Jamie Drilling was born on 27 May 1976.

7-Gayle A. Drilling was born in 1956. Gayle married Jerome T. Jirak. Jerome was born on 16 Jan 1957. They had two children.

8-Jason Jirak was born on 22 Nov 1982.

8-Jennifer Jirak was born on 3 Jan 1985.

6-Ethel R. Drilling was born in 1919 in Orleans, Winneshiek Co., Iowa. Ethel married Mr. Funke. She lives in Cresco.

5-Nicholas John Drilling was born on 16 Oct 1891 in Festina and died in Nov 1979 in New Hampton at age 88. Nicholas married Teresa Kapler, daughter of Richard Kapler and Dorothea Herold. Teresa was born on 7 Nov 1890 in Vernon Springs and died 14 Jul 1971 in New Hampton. They had five children.

6-Jerome Leo Drilling was born on 24 Nov 1916, died on 4 Jul 2001 in San Diego at age 84, and was buried in El Comino Veterans Memorial Cemetery. Jerome married Verna C. Wall on 7 Jun 1941 in St. Joseph’s Cathedral in San Diego. They had a son.

7-Gregory Thomas Drilling was born on 23 Dec 1948. He married Margaret A. Carlile on 21 Aug 1971 in San Diego. They had three children, all born in San Diego.

8-Eric T. Drilling was born on 17 Jul 1975.

8-Kevin J. Drilling was born on 21 Jun 1977.

8-Kristy Lynn Drilling was born on 3 May 1980.

6-Arline Drilling was born in 1918 in Vernon Springs. She married Thomas Henry McGuigan on 26 Apr 1942 in San Diego. He was born on 30 Mar 1917 in Spearfish, Lawrence Co., South Dakota and died on 24 Sep 1993 in San Diego.

6-Hugo J. Drilling was born on 20 Nov 1919 and died of a heart attack on 10 Oct 1964 at age 44. He enlisted on 6 Jun 1945 at Fort Snelling in Minnesota and served in Italy. He was a geographer, single with no dependents. Hugo married Marian Maxine Hendershot on 7 Apr 1956 in St. John's Catholic Church in Waterloo. Marian was born on 31 Aug 1928 in Traer, Tama Co., Iowa and died on 21 Sep 2002 in Waterloo at age 74. They had four children.

7-Sandra Drilling

7-Patricia Joan Drilling was born on 30 Jan 1957.

7-Rhonda Kay Drilling was born 24 Jun 1958.

7-Michael Drilling

6-Arnold Matthew Drilling was born on 12 Aug 1921, died on 19 Apr 1986 in Olmsted Co., Minnesota at age 64 and was buried in Calvary Cemetery, New Hampton. Arnold married Gloria Ann Praska on 2 Aug 1950 in Lourdes. Gloria was born on 4 Oct 1928. They had one son.

7-Robert John Drilling was born on 26 Dec 1965 in New Hampton.

6-Edward Drilling was born on 31 Jul 1924 and died in Dec 1986 in Charles City at age 62.

6-Helen Rose Drilling was born on 19 Feb 1926. She married Virgil Valvoda on 27 May 1948 in New Hampton. He was born on 20 Dec 1923, died on 11 May 1990 in Allen Memorial Hospital and was buried in Woodlawn Cemetery. They had six children.

7-Lawrence Edward Valvoda was born on 28 May 1949. He married Diane Marie. She was born 2 Dec 1951. They had a son.

8-Brian Joseph Valvoda was born 28 Jul 1983.

7-Sheryl Ann Valvoda was born 12 Mar 1953. She married Alan Dale Hurst on 10 Nov 1973 in Cedar Rapids. He was born 28 Nov 1949. He served in the Army and served in Vietnam. They had a son.

8-Christopher Lee Hurst was born on 12 Jun 1974.

7-June Marie Valvoda was born 9 Aug 1954. She married William J. Ryan on 10 Oct 1981 in St. Matthew's, Cedar Rapids. They had a daughter.

8-Theresa Marie Ryan was born 20 May 1985.

7-Dale William Valvoda was born 17 Jan 1956.

7-Susan Valvoda was born 30 Aug 1957. She married on 14 Sep 1985 in the First Christian Church, Rochester. He was born 10 Jan 1949.

7-Steven Joseph Valvoda was born 30 Oct 1966. He married Liza Sadie Ann Solheim. She was born 18 Aug 1970. They had four children.

8-Anthony Michael Valvoda was born 14 Jun 1988.

8-Colton Joseph Valvoda was born on 30 Nov 1996.

8-Bryce Jerald Valvoda was born on 10 Sep 1998.

8-Savannah Rose Valvoda was born 17 Aug 2001.

6-Virgil Cyril Drilling was born 15 May 1929 in Cresco, died 20 Jan 2009 in the Oelwein Health Care Center and was buried in Calvary Cemetery, New Hampton.

Nicholas next married Shirley I. Urice. Shirley was born on 3 Sep 1889 and died on 22 Mar 1992 in Crestview Acres in Marion at age 102. They had one son.

6-John N. Drilling Sr. was born in 1929 in Benton, Polk Co., Iowa and died in 1979 at age 50. John married Jean Urice on 25 Jun 1951 in Vinton, daughter of Logan Urice and Orpha Kadell. Jean was born on 12 Jul 1924 in Vinton, died on 4 Mar 1992 in Northbrook Manor Care Center at age 67, and was buried in Evergreen Cemetery, Vinton. They had two children.

7-John Drilling Jr. was born on 29 May 1952.

7-Matthew Logan Drilling was born on 25 Jan 1955 in lives in Cedar Rapids.

5-Frank Henry Drilling was born on 22 Aug 1893 in Fort Atkinson and died on 17 Jan 1989 in Cedar Rapids, Linn Co., Iowa at age 95. He registered for the draft in 1918 stating that he was employed by John Drilling in Union Springs Twp. and lived in Cresco. Frank married Catherine. Catherine was born on 16 May 1894 and died in Aug 1986 in Cedar Rapids at age 92. They had three children.

6-Herbert Drilling was born from 1923 to 1926.

6-Donald John Drilling was born on 21 Oct 1924 in Cresco and died on 18 Jul 1981 in Ossian at age 56. Donald married Miss Murphy. He received his discharge in April of 1946 after serving in the U.S. Armer Forces.

6-Ruth Bernice Drilling was born on 22 Feb 1927 in Cresco. Ruth married Donald E. Kuhn on 18 Aug 1948, son of Edward Anton Kuhn and Viola C. Shindelar. Donald was born on 10 Jan 1926.

Frank next married Mathilda Lusson, daughter of John P. Lusson and Catherine A. (Kate) Robinet. Mathilda was born on 18 Mar 1897 in Auburn and died in Aug 1983 in Chippewa Falls, Chippewa Co., Wisconsin at age 86. They had three children.

6-Clarence William Drilling was born on 29 Jan 1921 in Wykoff, Minnesota, died on 17 Jun 2005 in Houston, Harris Co., Texas at age 84, and was buried in Forest Park Westheimer Cemetery, Houston. Clarence married Willie M. Simpson. Willie was born on 13 Jun 1922. They had three children. Shortly after his birth, the family moved to the Edson/Boyd community. Mr. Drilling graduated from Boyd High School and went on to attend Eau Claire State Teachers College for two years, before being called to service. He served his country faithfully during World War II in the U.S. Army Signal Corps as a cryptographer in London, England. After the War, he married the former Willie Simpson on June 7, 1946, in Coushatta, La. Mr. Drilling finished his education at Texas Christian University, graduating in 1949 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in commerce.
Mr. Drilling worked as an accountant for Texaco until 1957, when he returned to Minnesota to work for the McKnight Petroleum Trust. The family remained there until 1969 when they moved to Houston, Texas.
He is survived by his loving and devoted wife of 59 years, Willie Drilling; three daughters, and sons-in-law, Cathy and Daryl Dursum of Houston, Debby and Jack Herms of Crestview, Fla., and Anne and William Henry of Baton Rouge, La.; and five grandchildren, Carrie and Matthew Herms of Crestview, Fla., Amanda and Emily Henry of Baton Rouge, La., and Andrew Dursum of Houston. Mr. Drilling is also survived by a sister, Doris Eslinger of Eau Claire and her children, Susan Eckstaedt of Clive, Iowa, Joe Eslinger of Eugene, Ore., and Carol Thury of Falcon Heights, Minn.; and a brother, Neil Drilling and his wife Alyce of Minneapolis.

7-Catherine L. Drilling was born on 21 Jun 1951. Catherine married Daryl Dursum. Daryl was born on 5 Jul 1953.

7-Deborah M. Drilling was born on 12 Sep 1953. Deborah married Jack Herms.

7-Anne Drilling was born on 1 Jul 1955. Anne married William Henry. William was born on 6 Jul 1951.

6-Neil A. Drilling was born on 5 May 1924. Neil married Alice M. Alice was born on 10 May 1911 and died on 11 Mar 1991 in Chisago Co., Minnesota at age 79.

6-Doris Drilling was born on 27 Jul 1927. Doris married Mr. Eslinger. They had three children.

7-Susan Eslinger was born of Clive, Iowa.

7-Joseph Eslinger was born of Eugene Or.

7-Carol Eslinger married Mr. Thury. Mr. was born in Falcon Heights, MN.

5-Ferdinand Drilling was born on 23 Apr 1896 in Festina and died in Jan 1984 in Cresco at age 87. Ferdinand married Leona Margaret Herold on 21 Nov 1921 in Cresco, daughter of Michael Herold. Leona was born on 28 Mar 1901 in Ionia, died on 28 Nov 1996 in Cresco Care Center at age 95, and was buried in Calvary Cemetery. They had seven children.

6-Dorothy M. Drilling was born in 1925 in Vernon Springs, Howard Co., Iowa.

6-Loraine T. Drilling was born in 1926 in Vernon Springs, Howard Co., Iowa.

6-Eugene A. Drilling was born on 17 Jan 1927 in Vernon Springs, Howard Co., Iowa and died on 19 Nov 1994 in Pine Co., Minnesota at age 67. He enlisted on 29 Mar 1946 at Fort Snelling. He was single and had completed for years of high school.

6-Eileen F. Drilling was born in 1928 in Vernon Springs, Howard Co., Iowa.

6-Alvin Joseph Drilling was born on 3 Feb 1930 in Vernon Springs and died on 24 Dec 1999 in Des Moines at age 69. Alvin Joseph Drilling, 69, died of cancer Friday at Hospice Kavanagh House in Des Moines. The body was cremated and burial will be at a later date. Alvin married Mary Delores. Mary was born on 27 Mar 1929. They had seven children.
He was a retired warehouseman for Fairco AGI Foods in Ankeny and was a member of Holy Trinity Funeral Choir, Catholic Order of Foresters and the Teamsters union.
Survivors include his wife Delores; three sons: Tom of Madrid, Steve of Albuquerque, and Dave of Harcourt; four daughters: Diane Doro of Des Moines, Donna Drilling-Chiaro of Tucson, Theresa Drilling of Glenwood and Denise Frederick of Florence SC; 12 grandchildren; two brothers: Bob of Clive and Vern of Minneapolis; and three sisters: Dorothy Drilling of Waterloo, Eilene Drilling of Anoka and Loraine.

7-Donna Drilling married Kenneth R. Chiaro. Kenneth was born in 1949.

7-Theresa Drilling

7-Thomas Lee Drilling was born on 10 Jan 1940. Thomas married Sharon Kay. Sharon was born on 17 Dec 1940. They had two children.

8-Timothy Lee Drilling was born on 29 May 1967.

8-Debra E. Drilling was born on 2 Jan 1970.

7-Diane Drilling was born on 28 Oct 1951. Diane married Dr. Joseph M. Doro. Joseph was born on 5 Jul 1949. They had one daughter.

8-Emily E. Doro was born in 1980.

7-Steven J. Drilling was born on 1 Sep 1954.

7-David J. Drilling was born on 10 Mar 1963. David married Shari L. Shari was born in 1963.

7-Denise Alice Drilling was born on 12 Apr 1967. Denise married Robert Frederick.

6-Robert Ferdinand Drilling was born on 12 May 1932. Robert married Dorothy J. Dorothy was born on 24 Aug 1937.

6-Lavern Arthur (Vern) Drilling was born in 1937. Lavern married Madelyn Theresa Henry. They had one son.

7-John Michael Drilling was born on 6 Jul 1974 in Ramsey Co., Minnesota.

5-John F. Drilling Jr. was born on 1 Mar 1898 in Festina and died in Dec 1987 in Waverly, Bremer Co., Iowa at age 89. In 1930 he lived in Vernon Springs with his sister, Clara, and his mother, Catherine.

5-Joseph F. Drilling was born on 5 Sep 1900 in Vernon Springs and died on 30 Jul 1984 in Olmsted Co., Minnesota at age 83. Joseph married Anna M. in Vernon Springs. Anna was born in 1901. They had one son.

6-Kenneth J. Drilling was born in 1922 in Vernon Springs.

5-Carl A. Drilling was born on 17 Apr 1902 in Vernon Springs and died in Jul 1984 in Dubuque at age 82.

5-Clara M. Drilling was born on 5 May 1904 in Vernon Springs and died on 14 Mar 1994 in Cresco at age 89.

4-Maria Theresia Drilling was born on 13 Aug 1858 in New York and died on 3 Aug 1944 in St. Lucas at age 85. Maria married Matt Jacobs on 4 Jul 1882 in St. Lucas. Matt was born on 3 Sep 1848 in Preußen and died on 6 Feb 1941 in St. Lucas at age 92. They had two children.

5-Theresa Jacobs

5-Matt Jacobs was born on 13 Jul 1883 in St. Lucas and died on 1 Feb 1955 at age 71. Matt married Barbara Meyer on 15 Feb 1909, daughter of Barney Meyer and Catherine Martin. Barbara was born on 6 Jul 1886 in St. Lucas and died on 10 Sep 1923 in Loyal, Kingfisher Co., Oklahoma at age 37. They had five children.

6-Bernard (Ben) Jacobs was born on 20 Jan 1910 and died on 17 Nov 1972 at age 62.

6-Mathew Jacobs was born on 8 Sep 1911 in Oklahoma and died on 19 Sep 1993 in Tebbetts, Callaway Co., Missouri at age 82. Long-time or retired railroad workers.

6-Albert Jacobs was born on 6 May 1913 and died on 18 Jan 1977 in Tebbetts, Callaway Co., Missouri at age 63. Albert married Mary C. Dorsey.

6-Edward Jacobs was born in 1920.

6-Joseph Jacobs was born on 3 Sep 1921 and died on 30 Jun 1927 in Springs Hospital, Enid at age 5.
Cause of death, lockjaw.

4-Elizabeth Drilling was born on 12 Mar 1860 in New York, died on 3 Sep 1891 in Saint Lucas, Fayette Co., Iowa at age 31, and was buried in St. Luke's Cemetery. Elizabeth married Fred Volellnesh on 18 Jul 1882.

4-Ferdinand Drilling was born in Jul 1861 in New York. Ferdinand married Mary Josephine Menne on 29 May 1888 in Potosi, Grant Co., Wisconsin. Mary was born in Jul 1867 in Preußen. They had seven children. In 1900, they had five children, all living.

5-Frank Drilling was born on 23 Jun 1889 in Festina.

5-Johanna J. (Jane) Drilling was born in Oct 1891 in Festina and died on 6 May 1963 at age 71. Johanna married Clemence Theodore Reicks, son of Henry Reicks and Catherine A. Schmitt. Clemence was born on 21 Sep 1888 in St. Lucas and died on 24 Apr 1956 at age 67. They had seven children. He registered for the draft stating he was a farmer with a wife and two children.

6-William Henry Reicks was born on 1 Dec 1912 and died on 15 Jan 1989 in Portland at age 76. William married C. Gayle Didier. C. was born on 2 Apr 1923 and died on 14 Feb 1964 in Portland at age 40. They had two children. He was a railroad employee.

7-Dwight Williams Reicks was born on 9 Jun 1948 in Forest Grove, Washington Co., Oregon and died on 30 May 2002 in Portland at age 53. Dwight married Cathy J. Coates. Cathy was born on 25 Jul 1949. They had four children.

8-Catherine Gayle Reicks was born on 11 May 1969. Catherine married Michael Anthony Kuene.

8-Laurie Ann Reicks was born on 23 Jun 1972. Laurie married Miklos Joseph Szabo.

8-Daisy Lois Reicks was born on 14 Nov 1974. Daisy married Mr. Boleyn.

8-Sarah Jessica Reicks was born on 14 Mar 1977. Dwight next married Carol Boyles Carder in 1996.

7-Dorothy Reicks married Mr. White.

William next married Mary Josephine Kischgraber. Mary was born on 27 Dec 1925 in Shreveport and died on 13 Aug 2004 at age 78. Survivors include her son, Joseph Delk; daughter, Mary Ludovissy; companion, Bob Eheler; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

6-Eleanore Marie Reicks was born in 1918 in Eden Twp.. Eleanore married Palmer Clemens. They had one son: Robert.

6-Ervin Edward Reicks was born on 3 Oct 1920, died on 15 May 1996 in Marshaltown at age 75, and was buried in Rock Island National Cemetery. Ervin married Elaine Joyce Huether in Apr 1942 in Kirksville, Missouri. Elaine was born on 15 Jul 1925 and died on 5 Mar 1972 at age 46. They had six children. He enlisted on 19 Dec 1942 at Camp Dodge Herrold. He was married and had attended four years of high school.

7-Richard Eugene Reicks

7-Ronald Lynn Reicks was born in 1942. Ronald married Sharon. Sharon was born in 1940.

7-Louis Kurt Reicks was born on 26 Aug 1942 in Iowa. Louis married Maria Volandu Waltraud. Louis next married Miss Milam.

7-Marlen Ervin Reicks was born on 15 Mar 1946 and died on 25 Jan 1993 in Iowa at age 46. Marlen married Carol Ann O'Callaghan.

7-Marlene Elaine Reicks was born on 15 Mar 1946 and died on 24 Jan 2002 in Charlotte, Clinton Co., Iowa at age 55.

7-Carl Melvin Reicks was born in 1947. Carl married Nancy .

6-Melvin Francis Reicks was born in 1928 in Washington. Melvin married Shirley Blocker. Shirley was born in 1929. They had five children.

7-John Wayne Reicks was born in 1963. John married Dorothy Wood.

7-William Dean Reicks was born in 1949 and died as an infant.

7-Melvin Francis Reicks Jr. Melvin married Vicki King.

7-Jerry Dean Reicks married Diane Winslow.

7-Mark Allen Reicks

6-Ida Maria Reicks was born in 1929 and died in 1930 at age 1.

6-Mary Rose Reicks was born in 1931. Mary married Daniel Anthony Moser. Daniel was born in 1926. They had four children.

7-David Paul Moser was born in 1954.

7-Susan Kay Moser was born on 13 Dec 1956. Susan married Michael Edward Staymmeyer on 29 Nov 1975 in Fort Atkinson, son of Donald Mathias Staymmeyer and Margarete Mathilda Tillman. Michael was born on 18 Sep 1953. They had two children.

8-Jermiah John Staymmeyer was born on 2 Apr 1976.

8-Jessica Susan Staymmeyer was born on 18 Jan 1980. Jessica married Travis Lennon on 13 Sep 1999 in Spillville.

7-Jeremiah Moser married Renee Hageman.

7-Sandra Moser died young in An Auto Accident.

6-Clarence James (Clem) Reicks was born on 15 May 1933. Clarence married Phyllis Roe. The marriage ended in divorce in 1973. They had three children.

7-Nancy Jo Reicks was born on 29 Apr 1961. Nancy married Mehary Kiflemariam. They had two children: Ariam and Aaron.

7-Michael Clarence Reicks was born on 3 Nov 1964. Michael married Cathy Green in 1989. They had two children: Emily and Bradley.

7-Pamela Sue Reicks was born on 19 Dec 1970. She is the mother of Levi Reicks, born 10 Feb. 1991.

5-Catherine Clara (Kate) Drilling was born on 28 Oct 1894 in Festina and died on 27 Apr 1978 in Red Lake Co., Minnesota at age 83. Catherine married Edward Richard Kapler, son of Zacharias Kapler and Mary Herold. Edward was born on 16 Dec 1889 in Cresco and died on 20 Sep 1955 at age 65. They had five children

6-Mark Urban Kapler died on 24 Feb 1933 in Red Lake Co., Minnesota.

6-Victor Nicholas Kapler was born on 21 Jan 1918 in Cresco and died on 25 May 1997 in Rochester, Olmsted Co., Minnesota at age 79.

6-Edward Henry Kapler was born on 25 Aug 1926 in Cresco and died on 28 Sep 2002 in Red Lake Falls, Red Lake Co., Minnesota at age 76. Edward Henry Kapler was born on August 25, 1926, the son of Edward R. and Katherine (Drilling) Kapler in Cresco, Iowa. At a young age, he moved with his family to the Plummer area where he attended Plummer High School. He entered the United States Army on January 30, 1945 and served during World War II, being honorably discharged on January 7, 1946. He returned to the Plummer area where he farmed until retiring in 1979. He moved to the Lincoln Apartments in 1980 and then entered Hillcrest Nursing Home in Red Lake Falls in April of 1994 where he has since resided.

6-Kenneth A. Kapler was born on 22 Apr 1929. Kenneth married Lorraine J. Lorraine was born on 12 Apr 1932.

6-Joan Mary Kapler was born on 19 Apr 1935 in Red Lake Co., Minnesota.

5-Ida Drilling was born in Dec 1896 in Festina.

5-William Drilling was born in Aug 1898 in Festina. William married Rosetta. Rosetta was born in 1904 in Wisconsin. They had one daughter.

6-Bernice Drilling was born in 1925 in Edson, Chippewa Co., Wisconsin.

5-Clara Drilling was born in 1902 in Festina.

5-Henry Drilling was born in 1905 in Festina.

4-Margaret Drilling was born in 1866 in Twin Springs, Winneshiek Co., Iowa.

4-Theresa Drilling was born in 1868 in Twin Springs, Winneshiek Co., Iowa.

4-Cecelia Anna Drilling was born on 15 Jul 1870 in St. Lucas and died on 20 Oct 1953 in Dimmitt, Texas at age 83. Cecelia married Frank John Wilhelm on 27 Jan 1891, son of Andreas Wilhelm and Maria Weber. Frank was born on 15 Jul 1863 in Potosi, Grant Co., Wisconsin and died on 27 Jun 1934 in Nazareth, Castro Co., Texas at age 70. They had 12 children.

5-Margaret Mary Wilhelm was born on 7 Jan 1892 in Tennyson, Wisconsin and died on 28 Jun 1974 in Nazareth at age 82. Margaret married Henry Frank Schmucher on 24 Jun 1914 in Nazareth. Henry was born on 12 Aug 1881 in Thirlen, Prussia and died on 28 Jun 1961 in Nazareth at age 79.

5-Frank Leo Wilhelm was born on 17 Jul 1893 in Potosi, Grant Co., Wisconsin and died on 25 Jan 1966 in Hereford, Texas at age 72. Frank married Mary Lucille Warren on 5 Jan 1925. Mary was born on 5 Nov 1904 in St. Joseph, Kentucky and died on 26 Mar 1987 in Hereford, Texas at age 82.

5-Josephine Wilhelm was born on 20 Feb 1895 in Wisconsin and died on 24 Jul 1975 in Eau Claire at age 80. Josephine married John Peter Maenner on 17 Jun 1927 in Eau Claire, Wisconsin. John was born on 4 Jan 1889. They had one daughter: Rose Mary.

6-Rose Mary Maenner was born on 17 Jun 1927 in Eau Claire. Rose married James J. Holzschuh on 23 Jun 1962, son of Edward Michael Holzschuh and Mathilda Vandenberg. James was born on 15 Dec 1929 in Green Bay, Brown Co., Wisconsin.

5-Edward Joseph Wilhelm was born on 24 Sep 1896 in Potosi, Grant Co., Wisconsin and died on 4 Nov 1972 in Nazareth at age 76. Edward married Margaret Schacher on 21 May 1921 in Nazareth. Margaret was born on 18 Apr 1900 in St. Bernard, Platte, NB, Canada and died on 22 Dec 1959 in Nazareth at age 59.

5-Albert John Wilhelm was born on 13 Apr 1898 in Potosi and died on 12 Jun 1965 in Nazareth at age 67. Albert married Hilda Elizabeth Dirks on 16 Nov 1921 in Nazareth. Hilda was born on 17 Aug 1902 in New Market, Minnesota and died on 21 Jun 1936 in Nazareth at age 33.

5-Henry John Wilhelm was born on 18 Jul 1899 in Eau Claire, Wisconsin and died on 14 Apr 1958 in Nazareth at age 58. Henry married Mary Ozetta Warren on 17 Aug 1926 in Waterflow, Minnesota. Mary was born on 7 Jul 1906 and died on 27 Dec 1990 in Armarillo at age 84.

5-Charles Joseph Wilhelm was born on 13 Jan 1902 in Tennyson, Wisconsin and died on 4 Aug 1972 in Canyon, Texas at age 70. Charles married Susan Mary Seiger on 1 Sep 1931 in Blackfoot, Bingham Co., Idaho. Susan was born on 21 Nov 1902 in Muenster, Cooke Co., Texas and died on 27 Aug 1994 in Canyon, Texas at age 91.

5-Rose Cecelia Wilhelm was born on 25 Aug 1903 in Eau Claire, Wisconsin and died on 10 Sep 1985 at age 82. Rose married Edward John Kern on 30 Oct 1923 in Nazareth. Edward was born on 28 Sep 1894 in Apple River, Illinois and died on 27 Sep 1931 in Nazareth at age 36.

5-Theresa Wilhelm was born on 30 Jan 1905 and died on 30 Aug 1938 in Fort Smith, Arkansas at age 33.

5-Clarence Joseph Wilhelm was born on 8 Jan 1907 in Eau Claire, Wisconsin and died on 29 Jun 1983 in Nazareth at age 76. Clarence married Hazzel Guerry on 18 Apr 1950 in Parker, Texas. Hazzel was born on 28 Jul 1912 in Adell, Texas and died on 13 Sep 1990 in Nazareth at age 78.

5-Raymond Jacob Wilhelm was born on 12 Jan 1908 in Eau Claire and died on 13 Nov 1981 in Hereford, Texas at age 73. Raymond married Agnes Maria Siegert on 12 May 1936 in Nazareth. Agnes was born on 23 Aug 1904 in Muenster, Cooke Co., Texas and died on 11 Mar 1993 in Dimmitt, Texas at age 88.

5-Florence W. Wilhelm was born on 10 Jan 1913 in Nazareth and died on 4 Jul 1919 in Nazareth at age 6.

4-Joseph Frank Drilling was born on 21 Oct 1877 and died on 13 May 1956 in Hastings, Dakota Co., Minnesota at age 78. Joseph married Frances Ott on 5 May 1903. Frances was born on 25 Dec 1880 and died on 3 Sep 1956 in Dakota Co., Minnesota at age 75. They had two children.

5-Raymond J. Drilling was born on 26 Sep 1905 and died on 6 Feb 1980 in Dakota Co., Minnesota at age 74.

5-Edmund Joseph Drilling was born on 15 Aug 1907 and died on 17 May 1977 in Hennepin Co., Minnesota at age 69. Edmund married Amelia Elixabeth Robinson. They had four children.

6-Clinton Allen Drilling was born on 7 May 1935 in Ramsey Co., Minnesota.

6-Janet Fay Drilling was born on 30 Oct 1936 in Ramsey Co., Minnesota. Janet married Howard Burton Emery. They had six children.

7-Brian Kent Emery was born on 19 Sep 1957 in Rice Co., Minnesota.

7-Terry Lynn Emery was born on 11 Jun 1959.

7-Paul Douglas Emery was born on 21 May 1962 and died on 3 Jul 1962.

7-Kurt Howard Emery was born on 12 Sep 1970.

7-Jill Marie Emery was born on 29 Apr 1965.

7-Kay Lea Emery was born on 26 Feb 1972.

6-Katherine Joan Drilling was born on 22 Feb 1938 in Ramsey Co., Minnesota. Katherine married Roy Nuburn Henderson, son of Max Henderson and Esther Willie. Roy was born on 11 Sep 1936 in Dakota Co., Minnesota. They had two children.

7-Donald Nuburn Henderson was born on 21 Jul 1960 in Winona Co., Minnesota. Donald married Joan Marie Gustafson. They had three children.

8-Ayrton Taylor Henderson was born on 19 Jun 1994 in Olmsted Co., Minnesota.

8-Connor Nuburn Henderson was born on 3 Jul 1992 in Olmsted Co., Minnesota.

8-Max Rockne Henderson was born on 16 Oct 1997 in Olmsted Co., Minnesota.

7-Douglas Roy Henderson was born on 5 Jun 1963 in Olmsted Co., Minnesota.

6-Mary Jean Drilling was born on 17 Feb 1944 in Rice Co., Minnesota. Mary married Michael Cyrus Lindell, son of Cyrus Arthur Lindell and Lillian Alice Hanson. Michael was born on 11 Sep 1944. They had four children.

7-Wendy Sue Lindell was born on 30 Jul 1963 in Goodhue Co., Minnesota. Wendy married Daniel Raymond Liudahl. They had two children.

8-Dan Raymond Liudahl was born on 11 Jul 1983 in Olmsted Co., Minnesota. Dan married Crystal Delone Fort. They had one daughter.

9-Abbigaiyle Tane Liudahl was born on 6 Apr 2002.

8-Cindy May Liudahl was born on 9 Jan 1985 in Olmsted Co., Minnesota.

7-Kimberly Marie Lindell was born on 11 Nov 1964 in Goodhue Co., Minnesota. Kimberly married Leo Harold Ivey. They had one son: Aaron Michael.

8-Aaron Michael Ivey was born on 17 Jun 1988.

7-Lynee Ann Lindell was born on 30 Jun 1966 in Goodhue Co., Minnesota. Lynee married Jerome Charles McConnell, son of James E. & Doris McConnell. Jerome was born on 16 Feb 1965. They had one daughter.

8-Crystal Lynn McConnell was born on 14 Nov 1968.

7-Deann Rae Lindell was born on 7 Oct 1971 in Goodhue Co., Minnesota. Deann married Tyler Paul Emmons. They had one daughter.

8-Shantel Beth Emmons was born on 11 May 1992.

Deann next married Chad Elwin Turner. They had one son.

8-Cameron Jaymz Turner was born on 12 Jul 1995.

3-Anna Maria Drilling was born on 23 May 1823 in Heddinghausen, Nordrhein-Westfalen and died on 28 Jul 1858 in Bennington, Wyoming Co., New York at age 35. She was buried at the East Bennington German Cemetery. Anna married Ferdinand Lippold on 31 Aug 1852 in Lady Help of Christians Catholic Church, Attica, Wyoming Co., New York, son of Heinrich Lippold and Martha Herold. Ferdinand was born on 15 Sep 1827 in Birkenfield, Baden-Baden and died on 15 Nov 1908 in Herndon, Rawlins Co., Kansas at age 81. They had one son.

4-Francis (Frank) Lippold was born on 22 Dec 1855 in Bennington, Wyoming Co., New York and died on 5 Feb 1920 in Jackson Twp., Warren Co., Iowa at age 64. Tombstone is a large family stone. Francis married Elizabeth Mary Scheve on 17 Apr 1877 in Saint Marys, Warren Co., Iowa, daughter of Bernard Heinrich Scheve and Anna Maria Goedken. Elizabeth was born on 29 Oct 1856 in New Vienna, Dubuque Co., Iowa and died on 28 Jan 1933 in Saint Marys at age 76. They had nine children. They owned a 160 acre farm in Section 10 in Jackson Twp.

5-Ferdinand Bernard Lippold was born on 14 Jan 1878 in St. Marys, Warren Co., Iowa, died on 11 Sep 1942 in Herndon, Rawlins Co., Kansas at age 64, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery. Ferdinand married Anna Mary Leitner on 3 Feb 1903 in St. Marys, daughter of George Leitner and Mary Schumacher. Anna was born on 17 Dec 1879 in St. Marys, died on 17 Dec 1879 in Herndon, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery. They had nine children.

6-Celia Mary Lippold was born on 14 Feb 1904 in Jackson Twp., Warren Co., Iowa and died on 24 Oct 2000 in Denver at age 96. Celia married Francis Barenbert on 12 Jun 1928 in Herndon. Francis was born on 28 May 1905 in Herndon, Rawlins Co., Kansas and died on 3 Apr 1981 in Denver at age 75.

6-Alice Lippold was born on 29 Jul 1905 in St. Marys, Warren Co., Iowa and died on 16 Feb 1931 in Herndon, Rawlins Co., Kansas at age 25. Alice married Harry Barenberg on 21 Aug 1928 in Herndon, son of Frank X. Barenberg and Mary Neuberger. Harry was born on 26 Mar 1904 in Herndon, Rawlins Co., Kansas and died on 4 Feb 1989 in McCook, Red Willow Co., Nebraska at age 84.

6-Urban Fred Lippold was born on 16 Jan 1907 in Jackson Twp., Warren Co., Iowa, died on 10 Oct 1992 in Herndon at age 85, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery. Urban married Helen Solko on 14 Oct 1930 in Herndon. Helen was born on 26 May 1911 in Herndon, died on 18 Mar 1998 in Atwood, Rawlins Co., Kansas at age 86, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetery.

6-Stella Frances Lippold was born on 10 Oct 1908 in Jackson Twp., Warren Co., Iowa. Not in the SS Index. Stella married Aloysius Joseph Leitner on 7 Oct 1930 in Herndon. Aloysius was born on 5 Apr 1908 in Herndon and died on 28 Dec 1991 in Denver at age 83.

6-Lucille Lippold was born on 5 Jul 1911 in Jackson Twp., Warren Co., Iowa and died on 13 Jan 2001 in Eau Claire, Wisconsin at age 89. Lucille married Edwin Repaal on 8 May 1937 in Denver. Edwin was born on 19 Mar 1915 and died on 25 May 1989 at age 74.

6-Alfonzo Otto Lippold was born on 16 Aug 1913 in Jackson Twp., Warren Co., Iowa, died on 23 Jun 1956 in Denver at age 42, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetey, Herndon. Alfonzo married Agnes Anna Solko on 8 Oct 1940 in Herndon. Agnes was born on 20 Jun 1916 in Herndon, died on 30 Nov 1993 in Herndon at age 77, and was buried in St. Mary's Cemetey, Herndon.

6-Ivan E. Lippold was born on 4 Aug 1915 in St. Marys, Warren Co., Iowa and died in Jan 1986 in Herndon, Rawlins Co., Kansas at age 70.

6-Viola Elizabeth Lippold was born in 1917. Viola married Lawrence Fuhrer. Lawrence was born in Atwood, Rawlins Co., Kansas.

6-Elmer Gregory Lippold was born on 27 Jul 1921 in St. Marys, Warren Co., Iowa and died on 5 Jan 1989 in Eau Claire, Wisconsin at age 67. Elmer married Lydia May Braden on 23 Jun 1943 in Portland,Oregon. Lydia was born on 10 Jan 1925 and died on 15 Oct 2002 at age 77.

5-John Bernard Lippold was born on 29 Feb 1880 in St. Marys and died on 1 Aug 1949 in Albuquerque at age 69.

John married Anna M. Heinen on 12 Feb 1917 in Saint Marys, daughter of Jacob Heinen and Mary Leitner. Anna was born on 12 Jun 1883 and died on 19 Jul 1941 in St. Marys, Iowa at age 58. They had two children.

6-Florence Mary Lippold was born on 14 May 1918 in Saint Marys and died on 4 May 1964 in Saint Marys at age 45. Florence married Ernest James Wilgenbush on 26 Apr 1939. Ernest was born on 14 Mar 1917 in Jamison, Clarke Co., Iowa and died in Sep 1987 at age 70. They had four children.

6-Louis Franklin Lippold was born on 2 Jul 1919 in Saint Marys.

5-Mary Katherine Lippold was born on 8 Sep 1881 in St. Marys, Warren Co., Iowa and died on 21 May 1911 in Churchville at age 29. Mary married Edwin Gavin on 27 May 1949. Edwin was born on 18 Dec 1878 and died on 21 Feb 1949 at age 70.

5-Frank Peter Lippold was born on 5 Sep 1883 in St. Marys, Warren Co., Iowa and died on 17 Mar 1935 in St. Marys at age 51.

5-Elizabeth Mary (Lizzie) Lippold was born on 9 Aug 1885 in St. Marys, Warren Co., Iowa and died on 29 Nov 1912 at age 27. Elizabeth married William McHugh in Sep 1910. William was born on 12 Jan 1879 and died on 3 Apr 1920 at age 41.

5-Katherine Theresa Lippold was born on 4 Oct 1886 and died on 21 Dec 1985 in Atwood, Rawlins Co., Kansas at age 99. Katherine married Louis Ketterl on 12 Jan 1916. Louis was born on 6 Jul 1890 in Cham, Germany and died in Dec 1968 in Herndon at age 78.

5-Agatha K. Lippold was born on 4 Feb 1889 and died on 7 Nov 1931 in Herndon at age 42. Agatha married Otto H. Nehring on 17 Apr 1910. Otto was born on 14 Jul 1887 in Des Moines and died on 10 Oct 1956 in McCook, Red Willow Co., Nebraska at age 69.

5-Josephine Lippold was born on 15 Feb 1893 in St. Marys, Iowa and died on 29 Feb 1916 in St. Marys at age 23. Buried with her parents at St. Marys Cemetery.

5-Sophia Otilda Lippold was born on 15 Feb 1893 and died on 18 Jun 1914 at age 21.

3-Johan Benne Drilling was born on 12 Dec 1825 in Heddinghausen.

3-Maria Margaret Drilling was christened on 10 May 1828 in Heddinghausen and died on 10 Nov 1900 in Bennington at age 72. She was buried on 14 November 1900 in Bennington. Maria married Christopher Lippold on 31 Aug 1852 in Bennington, son of Heinrich Lippold and Martha Herold. Christopher was born on 11 Jun 1811 in Berkenfeld, Baden-Baden and died on 23 Jun 1890 in East Bennington, Wyoming Co., New York at age 79. They had eight children.

4-Sophia Lippold was born in Aug 1853 and died on 8 Apr 1882 at age 28. Sophia married Andrew Schumacher. Andrew was born in Apr 1849 and died in 1929 at age 80.

4-Henry Lippold was born in Feb 1855 and died in 1941 at age 86. Henry married Johanna Distler. Johanna was born on 7 Oct 1855 in Bennington and died on 14 Feb 1932 in Bennington at age 76.

4-Catherine Lippold was born on 1 Apr 1857 in Bennington and died on 6 Oct 1892 at age 35. Catherine married Joseph Siegert.

4-John Lippold was born on 21 Nov 1859 in Bennington and died on 23 Jul 1944 at age 84. John married Rose V. Schum. Rose was born in 1869.

4-Joseph Frank Lippold was born on 1 Nov 1862 in Bennington and died on 4 Jan 1944 at age 81. Joseph married Magdalena Schum on 17 Oct 1895 in Attica, Wyoming Co., New York. Magdalena was born in Sep 1872 and died in 1963 at age 91.

4-Mary Lippold was born on 9 Mar 1865 in Bennington and died on 3 Feb 1943 at age 77. Mary married Benjamin Phillips. Benjamin was born in 1857 and died in 1934 at age 77.

4-Christopher Lippold was born on 18 Aug 1870 in Bennington and died on 29 Jan 1957 at age 86. Christopher married Rose Schad.

4-Martha Lippold was born on 6 Dec 1872 in Bennington and died on 17 Mar 1958 at age 85. Martha married Albert Becker.

3-Bernard Heinrich (Henry) Drilling was born on 30 Nov 1833 in Heddinghausen and died on 21 Nov 1864 in Washington D.C. at age 30. Emigrated on 10 June 1852. Henry enlisted in Batavia, NY in May 1861 in the NY 14th Infantry, Co. C. with his nephew, Henry Fuest; private, age 24. He was wounded on June 27, 1862 at Gaines Mills, VA but was mustered out with his company on May 24, 1863 at Utica, NY. He re-enlisted as a substitute for another man who was drafted in Sept. 1864 at Cambria, NY in the NY 124th Infantry, Co. C as a private. He was wounded in action near Petersburg, VA and died on Nov. 21, 1864 after his right leg was amputated at Armory Square hospital in Washington, DC Burial was in Section 13, grave 8591 in the Civil War section of Arlington National Cemetery, VA. He left a widow, Lena Wahl (1842-1933) and 2 children, George & Sophia. His daughter died in 1870 at age 5 in a tragic house fire in Spencer Grove, Iowa. Heinrich came to America from Heddinghausen, Westfalen, Prussia, Germany on June 10, 1852. He was the son of Franz J. & Sovia Nolte Drilling. Bernard married Lena Wahl. Lena was born in 1842 and died in 1933 at age 91. They had two children.

4-George Drilling was born from 1860 to 1863 in New York.

4-Sophia Drilling was born in 1865 and died in 1870 in Spencer Grove, Iowa at age 5.

3-Joseph Drilling was born on 6 Aug 1834, died on 24 Dec 1891 in Templeton, Carroll Co., Iowa at age 57, and was buried in Sacred Heart Cemetery. In January of 1875, Joseph Drilling of Mount Carmel was injured on the road when his horses bolted and a wagon wheel ran over his right arm, breaking it in two places. He was brought to a nearby farm, and Dr. Rick was summoned from Carroll to treat him.


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