Descendants of Joachim KUSSEROW



First Generation



1. Joachim KUSSEROW

Joachim married Regina JAENGERS, daughter of Peter JAENGERS and Regien PANTENS. Regina was born in May 1788 in Malchow,Schlawe.

Children from this marriage were:

   M    i. Jacob KUSSEROW was born on April 18, 1802 in Malchow,Schlawe and died on May 13, 1802.

   2 M    ii. Marcus KUSSEROW was born on June 8, 1803.

Second Generation (Children)


2. Marcus KUSSEROW was born on June 8, 1803.

Marcus married Anna BRUN.

Children from this marriage were:

   3 M    i. Ernest KUSSEROW was born on February 2, 1839 in Pommerania,Poland (GERMANY), died on February 3, 1915 in Dahlgren(CARVER)MN at age 76, and was buried on February 5, 1915 in Dahlgren(CARVER)MN.

   4 F    ii. Caroline KUSSEROW was born on April 9, 1843 in Germany, died on January 7, 1935 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn at age 91, and was buried on January 9, 1935 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn.

Marcus next married Sophie KAHLOFF.

The child from this marriage was:

   5 F    i. Sophia Marie KUSSEROW was born on March 12, 1835 in Schlawin(POMMERANIA)Germany, died on July 2, 1923 in Swanville(MORRISON)Mn at age 88, and was buried on July 5, 1923 in Swanville(MORRISON)Mn.

Third Generation (Grandchildren)


3. Ernest KUSSEROW was born on February 2, 1839 in Pommerania,Poland (GERMANY), died on February 3, 1915 in Dahlgren(CARVER)MN at age 76, and was buried on February 5, 1915 in Dahlgren(CARVER)MN.

General Notes: 1900 Carver County Census: neither Ernst or Sophie could speak English.

Noted events in his life were:

Obituary: February 11, 1915, Weekly Valley Herald.

Cemetery: Preiss Cemetery.

Cause of Death: Vesical hemorrhage caused by a catheter.

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center. KUSSERON, ERNST
Date of Birth:
Place of Birth:
Mother Maiden Name:
certid# 1915-MN-001826
Date of Death: 02/03/1915
County of Death: CARVER
Surname Soundex: K265

Online Burial Memorial: www.findagrave.com #17082176.

Ernest married Sophia Louise DRESOW, daughter of Daniel DRESOW and Anna SCHULTZ. Sophia was born on January 3, 1838 in Pomerania, died on January 1, 1912 in Dahlgren(CARVER)MN at age 73, and was buried in January 1912 in Dahlgren(CARVER)MN.

Noted events in her life were:

Obituary: January 12, 1912, Waconia Patriot.

Cemetery: Preiss Cemetery.

Cause of Death: Apoplexy.

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center. KUSSERNO, SOPHIA
Date of Birth:
Place of Birth:
Mother Maiden Name:
certid# 1912-MN-001672
Date of Death: 01/01/1912
County of Death: CARVER

Online Burial Memorial: www.findagrave.com #17082191.

Children from this marriage were:

   U    i. Unknown KUSSEROW

   6 M    ii. Otto Frederick KUSSEROW was born on November 2, 1867 in Pommerania,Poland (GERMANY), died on August 5, 1935 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn at age 67, and was buried on August 7, 1935 in Carver(CARVER)MN.

   7 M    iii. Carl Frederick KUSSEROW was born on September 3, 1871 in Stolp, Pommerania, Germany, died on March 25, 1945 in Carver(CARVER)MN at age 73, and was buried on March 28, 1945 in Carver(CARVER)MN.

   8 F    iv. Mina Sophia KUSSEROW was born on May 18, 1874 in Dahlgren(CARVER)MN, died on January 13, 1961 in LesterPrairie(MCLEOD)MN at age 86, and was buried on January 17, 1961 in Carver(CARVER)MN.

   M    v. Ernst Fredrick KUSSEROW was born on May 18, 1874 in Dahlgren(CARVER)MN and died on May 18, 1874 in Dahlgren(CARVER)MN.

   9 F    vi. Bertha Adoline KUSSEROW was born on March 1, 1876 in Dahlgren(CARVER)MN, died on July 15, 1948 in Glencoe(SIBLEY)Mn at age 72, and was buried on July 18, 1948 in Hamburg(CARVER)Mn.

   M    vii. Albert Ernst KUSSEROW was born on May 24, 1878 in Dahlgren(CARVER)MN, died on June 11, 1880 at age 2, and was buried in June 1880.

Noted events in his life were:

Death Certificate: Carver County Vital Records.

Cause of Death: Measles.

4. Caroline KUSSEROW was born on April 9, 1843 in Germany, died on January 7, 1935 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn at age 91, and was buried on January 9, 1935 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn.

General Notes: According to the 1910 census she immigrated in 1881
It lists her sons, Ernest, Otto and Albert as living with her as well as a granddaughter, Hilda Vogel?

Noted events in her life were:

Obituary: January 10, 1935, Weekly Valley Herald.

Card of Thanks: January 10, 1935, Weekly Valley Herald.

Cemetery: Mount Pleasant Cemetery.

Cause of Death: Brochio pneumonia, senility.

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center. ZAMJAHN, CAROLINE
Date of Birth:
Place of Birth:
Mother Maiden Name:
certid# 1935-MN-001988
Date of Death: 01/07/1935
County of Death: CARVER
Surname Soundex: Z525

Online Burial Memorial: www.findagrave.com #16351221.

Caroline married William ZAMJAHN. William was born about 1837 in Germany, died on October 8, 1887 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn about age 50, and was buried in October 1887.

Noted events in his life were:

Obituary: October 13, 1887, Weekly Valley Herald. Coroner's Verdict and Obituary. Small item, same newspaper on his arrest for 2nd degree assault against his wife.

Coroner's Verdict: October 13, 1887, Weekly Valley Herald. Coroner's decision in the death of Wm. Zamjahn as published in the newspaper.

Cause of Death: Suicide by hanging and subsequent head injury.

Children from this marriage were:

   M    i. Ernest ZAMJAHN was born on December 7, 1864 in Germany, died on December 30, 1941 in Minneapolis9 at age 77, and was buried in January 1942 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn. He never married and had no children.

Noted events in his life were:

Obituary: January 1, 1942, Weekly Valley Herald.

Cemetery: Mount Pleasant Cemetery.

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center. ZAMJAHN, ERNEST
Date of Birth:
Place of Birth:
Mother Maiden Name:
certid# 1941-MN-023442
Date of Death: 30 Dec 1941
County of Death: HENNEPIN

Cause of Death: Carcinoma of the Liver.

Online Burial Memorial: www.findagrave.com #34575783.

   M    ii. Charles ZAMJAHN died after 1935.

   10 M    iii. Frank ZAMJAHN was born on January 27, 1872 in Germany, died on February 25, 1965 in Shakopee(SCOTT)Mn at age 93, and was buried on February 28, 1965 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn.

   11 M    iv. William Fred ZAMJAHN was born on January 2, 1879 in Malcho, Schlawe.Germany, died on September 6, 1956 in Shakopee(SCOTT)Mn at age 77, and was buried on September 8, 1956 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn.

   F    v. Emma ZAMJAHN was born on November 15, 1881, died on May 11, 1970 in Minneapolis(HENNEPIN)MN at age 88, and was buried in May 1970.

Noted events in her life were:

Death Certificate: KREINS, EMMA
Date of Birth: 11/15/1881
Place of Birth: OUT OF STATE
Mother Maiden Name: ZAMJAHN
certid# 1970-MN-013294
Date of Death: 05/11/1970
County of Death: HENNEPIN

Emma married Herman KREINS. Herman died on May 17, 1949.

Noted events in his life were:

Death Certificate: KREINS, HERMAN
Date of Birth:
Place of Birth:
Mother Maiden Name:
certid# 1949-MN-020708
Date of Death: 05/17/1949
County of Death: HENNEPIN

   M    vi. Otto E. ZAMJAHN was born on July 26, 1885 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn, died on July 31, 1945 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn at age 60, and was buried on August 5, 1945 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn. Another name for Otto was Sam. He never married and had no children.

Noted events in his life were:

Obituary: August 9, 1946, Weekly Valley Herald.

Cemetery: Mount Pleasant Cemetery.

Cause of Death: Drowning.

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center. ZAMJAHN, OTTA
Date of Birth:
Place of Birth:
Mother Maiden Name:
certid# 1945-MN-014573
Date of Death: 07/31/1945
County of Death: SCOTT

Online Burial Memorial: www.findagrave.com #16351270.

Newspaper Article: August 9, 1945, Weekly Valley Herald. Newspaper account of his drowning.

   12 M    vii. Albert H. ZAMJAHN was born on September 15, 1887 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn, died on June 29, 1963 in Robbinsdale(HENNEPIN)MN at age 75, and was buried on July 2, 1963 in Minneapolis(HENNEPIN)MN.

5. Sophia Marie KUSSEROW was born on March 12, 1835 in Schlawin(POMMERANIA)Germany, died on July 2, 1923 in Swanville(MORRISON)Mn at age 88, and was buried on July 5, 1923 in Swanville(MORRISON)Mn.

Noted events in her life were:

Obituary: July 5, 1923, Swanville Newspaper.

Cemetery: Spring Brook Cemetery.

Cause of Death: Mitrial insuffiency.

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center. BESEMAN, MRS SOPHIA
Date of Birth:
Place of Birth:
Mother Maiden Name:
certid# 1923-MN-008660

Date of Death: 02 Jul 1923
County of Death: MORRISON

Sophia married Peter F. BESEMAN, son of Peter Frederick BESEMAN and Anna WITTEN, in 1856 in Schlawin(POMMERANIA)Germany. Peter was born on February 12, 1837 in Germany, died on December 22, 1916 in Swanville(MORRISON)Mn at age 79, and was buried on December 24, 1916 in Swanville(MORRISON)Mn. Another name for Peter was BESEMANN.

Noted events in his life were:

Obituary: No Obituary Available At This Time.

Cemetery: Spring Brook Cemetery.

Cause of Death: Uremia.

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center. BESEMANN, PETER FREDIAND
Date of Birth:
Place of Birth:
Mother Maiden Name:
certid# 1916-MN-008347

Date of Death: 22 Dec 1916
County of Death: MORRISON

Children from this marriage were:

   13 M    i. Ernest Fredrich BESEMAN was born on September 24, 1858 in Germany, died on January 5, 1927 in Wright(CARLTON)MN at age 68, and was buried in January 1927.

   14 M    ii. Herman BESEMAN was born on September 30, 1860 in Germany, died on November 21, 1913 in Minneapolis(HENNEPIN)MN at age 53, and was buried on November 24, 1913 in Minneapolis(HENNEPIN)MN.

   15 M    iii. William Frederich BESEMAN was born on October 14, 1866 in Germany, died on November 14, 1950 in Swanville(MORRISON)Mn at age 84, and was buried in November 1950.

   M    iv. Frank BESEMAN was born in 1869 in Germany and died in 1950 at age 81.

   16 M    v. Albert Charles BESEMAN was born on January 4, 1872 in Malchow,Schlawe,Pomerania, died on January 28, 1951 in FergusFalls(OTTERTAIL)MN at age 79, and was buried in January 1951.

   17 M    vi. Carl Herman BESEMAN was born on February 15, 1874 in Malchow,Schlawe,Pomerania, died on July 1, 1945 in Roseau(ROSEAU)MN at age 71, and was buried in July 1945.

   18 F    vii. Wilhelmina Auguste BESEMAN was born on December 6, 1875 in (CARVER)MN, died on November 7, 1945 in (MORRISON)MN at age 69, and was buried in November 1945.

   19 M    viii. Otto Albert BESEMAN was born on December 10, 1877 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn, died on May 13, 1952 in Minneapolis(HENNEPIN)MN at age 74, and was buried in May 1952.

   20 M    ix. Anton BESEMAN was born on September 13, 1880 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn, died on May 9, 1918 in Shakopee(SCOTT)Mn at age 37, and was buried in May 1918 in Shakopee(SCOTT)Mn.

Fourth Generation (Great-Grandchildren)


6. Otto Frederick KUSSEROW was born on November 2, 1867 in Pommerania,Poland (GERMANY), died on August 5, 1935 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn at age 67, and was buried on August 7, 1935 in Carver(CARVER)MN.

General Notes: His death certificate says he was born in 1868

Noted events in his life were:

Obituary: August 8, 1935, Weekly Valley Herald.

Cemetery: Mount Hope Cemetery.

Cause of Death: Perforation of gallbladder.

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center. KUSSEROW, OTTO FRED
Date of Birth:
Place of Birth:
Mother Maiden Name:
certid# 1935-MN-001999
Date of Death: 08/05/1935
County of Death: CARVER
Surname Soundex: K260

Online Burial Memorial: www.findagrave.com #17082338.

Otto married Bertha REMUS, daughter of Frederich REMUS and Juliana LONG, on April 8, 1902 in Carver(CARVER)MN. Bertha was born on January 29, 1883 in Germany, died on May 25, 1924 in Minneapolis(HENNEPIN)MN at age 41, and was buried on May 27, 1924 in Carver(CARVER)MN. Another name for Bertha was RANIUS.

Noted events in their marriage were:

Church: Trinity Lutheran Church.

Wedding announcement: April 10, 1902, Weekly Valley Herald.

Noted events in her life were:

Obituary: May 29, 1924, Weekly Valley Herald.

Cemetery: Mount Hope Cemetery.

Cause of Death: Acute myocarditis, acute appendicitis.

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center. KUSSEROW, MRS. BERTHA
Date of Birth:
Place of Birth:
Mother Maiden Name:
certid# 1924-MN-019235
Date of Death: 05/25/1924
County of Death: HENNEPIN
Surname Soundex: K260

Online Burial Memorial: www.findagrave.com #17082367.

Children from this marriage were:

   21 F    i. Selma Sophia Bertha KUSSEROW was born on January 17, 1903 in Dahlgren(CARVER)MN, died on July 17, 1997 in (RAMSEY)MN at age 94, and was buried in July 1997.

   22 M    ii. Ernest Carl KUSSEROW was born on October 23, 1904 in Minnesota, died on July 26, 1960 in (SCOTT)MN at age 55, and was buried on July 29, 1960 in BentonTwp(CARVER)MN.

   M    iii. Frank Frederick KUSSEROW was born on April 3, 1906 in Dahlgren(CARVER)MN, died on June 24, 1952 in Dahlgren(CARVER)MN at age 46, and was buried on June 27, 1952 in Carver(CARVER)MN.

Noted events in his life were:

Obituary: 1952, No microfilm available at Minnesota History Center for 1952 to look for obituary.

Cemetery: Mount Hope Cemetery.

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center. KUSSEROW, FRANK FRED
Date of Birth:
Place of Birth:
Mother Maiden Name:
certid# 1952-MN-002048
Date of Death: 06/24/1952
County of Death: CARVER
Surname Soundex: K260

Cause of Death: Status Asthmaticus.

   M    iv. William Albert KUSSEROW was born on April 25, 1907 in Cologne(CARVER)Mn, died on March 21, 1928 in Dahlgren(CARVER)MN at age 20, and was buried on March 24, 1928 in Carver(CARVER)MN. He never married and had no children.

Noted events in his life were:

Obituary: March 29, 1928, Weekly Valley Herald.

Card of Thanks: March 29, 1928, Weekly Valley Herald.

Cemetery: Mount Hope Cemetery.

Cause of Death: Lobar Pneumonia, left lung.

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center. KUSSEROW, WILLIAM ALBERT
Date of Birth:
Place of Birth:
Mother Maiden Name:
certid# 1928-MN-001953
Date of Death: 03/21/1928
County of Death: CARVER

Online Burial Memorial: www.findagrave.com #33591894.

   23 F    v. Minnie Pauline KUSSEROW was born in 1908, died in 1992 at age 84, and was buried in 1992 in DenmarkTwp(EMMET)IA.

   24 F    vi. Anna KUSSEROW was born on January 2, 1911 in Minnesota, died on June 23, 1970 in Watertown(CARVER)MN at age 59, and was buried on June 25, 1970 in Mayer(CARVER)MN.

   25 F    vii. Sophia Augusta KUSSEROW was born on December 23, 1912 in (CARVER)MN, died on January 26, 1969 in MaplePlain(HENNEPIN)MN at age 56, and was buried on January 29, 1969 in MaplePlain(HENNEPIN)MN.

   26 F    viii. Gertrude Henrietta KUSSEROW

7. Carl Frederick KUSSEROW was born on September 3, 1871 in Stolp, Pommerania, Germany, died on March 25, 1945 in Carver(CARVER)MN at age 73, and was buried on March 28, 1945 in Carver(CARVER)MN.

General Notes: Came to the US in 1874 at the age of 3 years

Noted events in his life were:

Occupation: Served as County Commissioner, 4th District in 1930.

Obituary: April 5, 1945, Waconia Patriot.

Cemetery: Mount Hope Cemetery.

Cause of Death: Cerebral Hemorrhage.

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center. KUSSEROW, CARL FREDRICK
Date of Birth:
Place of Birth:
Mother Maiden Name:
certid# 1945-MN-001921
Date of Death: 03/25/1945
County of Death: CARVER
Surname Soundex: K260

Online Burial Memorial: www.findagrave.com #17082237.

Carl married Pauline Bertha GRAMITH, daughter of Fred GRAMITH and Adeline HASSE, on October 18, 1898 in Carver(CARVER)MN. Pauline was born on September 8, 1878 in Carver(CARVER)MN, died on December 1, 1967 in LesterPrairie(MCLEOD)MN at age 89, and was buried on December 4, 1967 in Carver(CARVER)MN.

Noted events in her life were:

Obituary: Not able to locate obituary.

Cemetery: Mount Hope Cemetery.

Cause of Death: Generalized areteriosclerosis.

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center. KUSSEROW, PAULINE
Date of Birth: 09/08/1878
Place of Birth: MINNESOTA
Mother Maiden Name: HASSE
certid# 1967-MN-031053
Date of Death: 12/01/1967
County of Death: MCLEOD
Surname Soundex: K260

Online Burial Memorial: www.findagrave.com #17082251.

Children from this marriage were:

   F    i. Ella KUSSEROW was born in 1900, died on December 31, 1980 at age 80, and was buried in January 1981.

Ella married Walter L. SCHWALBE, son of Traugott Henry SCHWALBE and Ida C. GRIMM. Walter was born on November 11, 1898 in Waconia(CARVER)MN, died on December 29, 1982 in Waconia(CARVER)MN at age 84, and was buried on December 31, 1982 in Waconia(CARVER)MN.

Noted events in his life were:

Obituary: January 6, 1983, Waconia Patriot.

Cemetery: Zoar Moravian Cemetery.

Cause of Death: Cardiac arrest

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center. SCHWALBE, WALTER L.
Date of Birth: 11/11/1898
Place of Birth: MINNESOTA
Mother Maiden Name: GRIMM
certid# 1982-MN-030040
Date of Death: 12/29/1982
County of Death: CARVER

   27 F    ii. Alice Sophia KUSSEROW was born on November 25, 1900 in Minnesota, died on November 11, 1970 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn at age 69, and was buried on November 13, 1970 in Dahlgren(CARVER)MN.

   M    iii. Edgar KUSSEROW was born on September 22, 1902 in Minnesota.

Noted events in his life were:

Birth Record: Minnesota Birth Index. Kusserow, Edgar
Date of Birth: 09/22/1902
Mother Maiden Name: Gramett
certid# 1902-03382
County of Birth: Carver
Surname Soundex: K260

   28 F    iv. Hilda Olga KUSSEROW was born on March 5, 1908.

8. Mina Sophia KUSSEROW was born on May 18, 1874 in Dahlgren(CARVER)MN, died on January 13, 1961 in LesterPrairie(MCLEOD)MN at age 86, and was buried on January 17, 1961 in Carver(CARVER)MN.

Noted events in her life were:

Obituary: January 19, 1961, Chaska Weekly Valley Herald.

Cemetery: Mount Hope Cemetery.

Cause of Death: Effects of a fractured hip/surgery.

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center.

Mina married Diedrich H. LENZEN, son of Heinrich LENZEN and Margaretha BERGMANN, on February 18, 1896 in Carver(CARVER)MN. Diedrich was born on January 19, 1871 in Dahlgren(CARVER)MN, died on March 14, 1950 in Carver(CARVER)MN at age 79, and was buried on March 17, 1950 in Carver(CARVER)MN.

Noted events in his life were:

Obituary: March 16, 1950, Chaska Weekly Valley Herald.

Obituary II: March 23, 1950, Chaska Weekly Valley Herald.

Cemetery: Mount Hope Cemetery.

Cause of Death: Myocarditis.

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center.

Children from this marriage were:

   29 M    i. Henry C. LENZEN was born on November 17, 1896 in Carver(CARVER)MN, died on October 29, 1973 in Waconia(CARVER)MN at age 76, and was buried on November 1, 1973 in Carver(CARVER)MN.

   30 M    ii. Ernest William LENZEN was born on November 17, 1896 in Minnesota, died on December 8, 1958 in Carver(CARVER)MN at age 62, and was buried on December 11, 1958 in Carver(CARVER)MN.

   31 M    iii. Diedrich Otto LENZEN was born on July 22, 1898 in Carver(CARVER)MN, died on April 12, 1988 in Minneapolis(HENNEPIN)MN at age 89, and was buried on April 16, 1988 in Minneapolis(HENNEPIN)MN.

   32 M    iv. Carl Frederick LENZEN was born on June 3, 1900 in Dahlgren(CARVER)MN, died on March 20, 1991 in BellePlaine(SCOTT)MN at age 90, and was buried on March 23, 1991 in Carver(CARVER)MN.

   33 M    v. Herman August LENZEN was born on January 29, 1906 in Dahlgren(CARVER)MN, died on December 19, 1995 in Waconia(CARVER)MN at age 89, and was buried on December 22, 1995 in Carver(CARVER)MN.

   34 M    vi. Erwin Christoph LENZEN was born on April 16, 1908 in Minnesota, died on February 12, 1985 in Edina(HENNEPIN)Mn at age 76, and was buried on February 15, 1985 in Carver(CARVER)MN.

   F    vii. Minnie LENZEN was born on February 19, 1914 in Dahlgren(CARVER)MN, died on January 11, 1995 in Oklee(REDLAKE)MN at age 80, and was buried in January 1995.

Minnie married Knute B KNUTSON.

   U    viii. Infant LENZEN

   35 M    ix. Elmer John LENZEN was born on November 10, 1921 in Minnesota, died on July 1, 1980 in St.LouisPark(HENNEPIN)MN at age 58, and was buried on July 3, 1980 in Carver County.

9. Bertha Adoline KUSSEROW was born on March 1, 1876 in Dahlgren(CARVER)MN, died on July 15, 1948 in Glencoe(SIBLEY)Mn at age 72, and was buried on July 18, 1948 in Hamburg(CARVER)Mn.

Noted events in her life were:

Obituary: Juyl 23, 1948, Green Isle Record.

Cemetery: Hamburg Luthern Cemetery. Probably Emanuel Luthern Cemetery

Cause of Death: Cerebral hemorrhage, arteriosclerosis.

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center. BAUMGART, BERTHA
Date of Birth
Place of Birth
Mother Maiden Name
certid# 1948-MN-008372
Date of Death: 07/15/1948
County of Death: MCLEOD
Surname Soundex: B526

Bertha married William BAUMGART, son of August BAUMGART and Johanna LATZKE, on September 25, 1906 in Carver(CARVER)MN. William was born on October 28, 1876 in Germany, died on March 15, 1942 in WashingtonLakeTwp(SIBLEY)Mn at age 65, and was buried on March 18, 1942 in Hamburg(CARVER)Mn.

Noted events in their marriage were:

Church: Trinity Lutheran Church.

Noted events in his life were:

Obituary: March 19, 1942, McLeod County Republic.

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center. BAUMGART, WILLIAM
Date of Birth:
Place of Birth:
Mother Maiden Name
certid# 1942-MN-014581
Date of Death: 03/15/1942
County of Death: SIBLEY
Surname Soundex: B526

Cause of Death: Apoplexy, hypertension.

Cemetery: Hamburg Luthern Church Cemetery.

Children from this marriage were:

   M    i. William Ernst BAUMGART was born on November 15, 1908 in Minnesota, died on April 12, 1979 in WashingtonLakeTwp(SIBLEY)Mn at age 70, and was buried on April 17, 1979 in Hamburg(CARVER)Mn. He never married and had no children.

Noted events in his life were:

Birth Record: Minnesota History Center. Baumgart, Ernst
Date of Birth: 11/15/1908
Mother Maiden Name: Kusseron
certid# 1908-26401
County of Birth: Sibley
Surname Soundex: B526

Cemetery: Emanuel Lutheran Cemetery.

Cause of Death: Acute myocardial infarction.

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center. BAUMGART, WILLIAM E.
Date of Birth: 11/15/1908
Place of Birth: MINNESOTA
Mother Maiden Name: KUSSEROW
certid# 1979-MN-009166
Date of Death: 04/12/1979
County of Death: SIBLEY
Surname Soundex: B526

   F    ii. Anna BAUMGART

   F    iii. Martha BAUMGART

Martha married Patrick FAHEY.

   F    iv. Ella BAUMGART

10. Frank ZAMJAHN was born on January 27, 1872 in Germany, died on February 25, 1965 in Shakopee(SCOTT)Mn at age 93, and was buried on February 28, 1965 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn.

Noted events in his life were:

Obituary: March 4, 1965, Weekly Valley Herald.

Cemetery: Mount Pleasant Cemetery.

Cause of Death: Acute coronary insufficiency/effects of a broken hip.

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center. ZAMJAHN, FRANK
Date of Birth: 01/27/1872
Place of Birth: OUT OF STATE
Mother Maiden Name: KUSSEROW
certid# 1965-MN-004008
Date of Death: 02/25/1965
County of Death: SCOTT

Online Burial Memorial: www.findagrave.com #16351239.

Frank married Molly ZEMPLE, daughter of Julius ZEMPLE and Mary, on August 4, 1902 in Holdingford(STERNS)Mn. Molly was born on January 18, 1882 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn, died on January 14, 1953 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn at age 70, and was buried on January 17, 1953 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn. Another name for Molly was SEMPLE.

Marriage Notes: Have seen marriage date as 1901 also.

Noted events in her life were:

Obituary: January 22, 1953, Weekly Valley Herald.

Cemetery: Mount Pleasant Cemetery.

Cause of Death: Cerebral Thrombosis.

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center. ZAMJAHN, MOLLIE M.
Date of Birth:
Place of Birth:
Mother Maiden Name:
certid# 1953-MN-002165
Date of Death: 01/14/1953
County of Death: CARVER

Online Burial Memorial: www.findagrave.com #16348700.

Children from this marriage were:

   F    i. Alice Hilda ZAMJAHN was born on February 21, 1903 in LittleFalls(MORRISON)MN, died on January 17, 1933 in Ah-Gwah-Ching near Walker Minnesota at age 29, and was buried on January 20, 1933 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn.

Noted events in her life were:

Obituary: January 26, 1933, Weekly Valley Herald.

Cemetery: Mount Pleasant Cemetery.

Alice married someone.

   36 F    ii. Grace D. ZAMJAHN was born on November 27, 1920 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn, died on June 11, 2008 in Elko(SCOTT)MN at age 87, and was buried on June 14, 2008 in NewPrague(LESUEUR)MN.

   M    iii. Frank Peter ZAMJAHN Jr. was born on May 3, 1905 in LittleFalls(MORRISON)MN, died on June 7, 1977 in Shakopee(SCOTT)Mn at age 72, and was buried on June 10, 1977 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn. He never married and had no children.

Noted events in his life were:

Cause of Death: Acute myocardial infarction, hypertension. Anterior lobe cerebral infarction.

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center. ZAMJAHN, FRANK PETER
Date of Birth: 03 May 1905
Place of Birth: MINNESOTA
Mother Maiden Name: ZEMPLE
certid# 1977-MN-014692
Date of Death: 07 Jun 1977
County of Death: SCOTT

Cemetery: Mount Pleasant Cemetery.

Online Burial Memorial: www.findagrave.com #33586680.

   F    iv. Julie ZAMJAHN was born on July 1, 1905 in Minnesota, died on September 27, 1911 in TwoRivers(MORRISON)MN at age 6, and was buried in September in LittleFalls(MORRISON)MN. Another name for Julie was Maggie. She never married and had no children.

Noted events in her life were:

Cause of Death: Inflamation of the bladder, septic conditions.

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center. ZAMJAHN, MAGGIE
Date of Birth:
Place of Birth:
Mother Maiden Name:
certid# 1911-MN-007835
Date of Death: 27 Sep 1911
County of Death: MORRISON

   M    v. Ernest A. ZAMJAHN was born on June 9, 1907 in Minnesota, died on May 30, 1984 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn at age 76, and was buried on June 1, 1984 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn. He never married and had no children.

Noted events in his life were:

Cemetery: Mount Pleasant Cemetery.

Cause of Death: Cardio-respiratory arrest. Consequence of congestive heart failure; emphysema, inactive tuberculosis.

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center. ZAMJAHN, ERNEST A.
Date of Birth: 06/09/1907
Place of Birth: MINNESOTA
certid# 1984-MN-014002
Date of Death: 05/30/1984
County of Death: CARVER

Online Burial Memorial: www.findagrave.com #33585664.

   M    vi. Clarence Albert ZAMJAHN was born on June 29, 1909 in Minnesota, died on August 14, 1984 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn at age 75, and was buried on August 18, 1984 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn. He never married and had no children.

Noted events in his life were:

Cemetery: Mount Pleasant Cemetery.

Cause of Death: Acute Ventricular....(illegible). Arteriosclerotic Heart disease (long term). Discovered deceased.

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center. ZAMJAHN, CLARENCE ALBERT
Date of Birth: 29 Jun 1909
Place of Birth: MINNESOTA
Mother Maiden Name: ZEMPLE
certid# 1984-MN-019501
Date of Death: 14 Aug 1984
County of Death: CARVER

Online Burial Memorial: www.findagrave.com #33586116.

   M    vii. Theodore Charles ZAMJAHN was born on November 11, 1912 in Bowlus(MORRISON)MN, died on October 3, 1964 in Shakopee(SCOTT)Mn at age 51, and was buried on October 5, 1964 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn. He never married and had no children.

Noted events in his life were:

Cemetery: Mount Pleasant Cemetery.

Cause of Death: Gastrointestinal hemorrhage, duodenal ulcer. transfusion reactions.

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center. ZAMJAHN, THEODORE
Date of Birth: 11/11/1912
Place of Birth: MINNESOTA
Mother Maiden Name: SEMPLE
certid# 1964-MN-018390
Date of Death: 10/03/1964
County of Death: SCOTT

Online Burial Memorial: www.findagrave.com #33586559.

Birth Record: Zamjohn, Theodore Charles
Date of Birth: 11 Nov 1912
Mother Maiden Name: Jampel
certid# 1912-17962
County of Birth: Morrison

   M    viii. George ZAMJAHN was born about 1916, died on September 20, 1947 in Minneapolis(HENNEPIN)MN about age 31, and was buried in September 1947.

   37 M    ix. Martin C. ZAMJAHN

   38 F    x. Molly Minnie ZAMJAHN was born on November 10, 1918 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn, died on March 28, 1962 in Shakopee(SCOTT)Mn at age 43, and was buried on April 1, 1962 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn.

   39 F    xi. Margaret Nellie ZAMJAHN

11. William Fred ZAMJAHN was born on January 2, 1879 in Malcho, Schlawe.Germany, died on September 6, 1956 in Shakopee(SCOTT)Mn at age 77, and was buried on September 8, 1956 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn.

Noted events in his life were:

Occupation: Deputy Sheriff (retired). Was also retired from the Crystal Sugar Company for whom he worked for 23 (may be 33 years, print is hard to read). Was an Alderman from the First Ward in Chaska. After his retirement he busied himself with nursery work (Tree Surgeon)

Obituary: September 13, 1956, Weekly Valley Herald.

Cemetery: Mount Pleasant Cemetery.

Cause of Death: (first word on death certificate is illegible) Cerebral Hemorrhage.

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center. ZAMJAHN, WILLIAM F.
Date of Birth: 01/02/1879
Place of Birth: MINNESOTA
Mother Maiden Name: KUSSEROW
certid# 1956-MN-015968
Date of Death: 09/06/1956
County of Death: SCOTT

Online Burial Memorial: www.findagrave.com #16351208.

Newspaper Article: December 6, 1917, Weekly Valley Herald. News story about William being severely burned adding gasoline to his car.

William married Nellie I. NELSON, daughter of John S. NELSON and Amelia HARTLEY, on August 24, 1904 in Carver(CARVER)MN. Nellie was born on September 4, 1879 in (CARVER)MN, died on October 22, 1960 in LongLake(HENNEPIN)Mn at age 81, and was buried on October 25, 1960 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn.

Noted events in their marriage were:

Wedding announcement: August 25, 1904, Weekly Valley Herald.

Wedding announcement: August 25, 1904, Weekly Valley Herald.

Noted events in her life were:

Obituary: October 27th and November 3rd 1960, Weekly Valley Herald.

Cemetery: Mount Pleasant Cemetery.

Cause of Death: Coronary Occlusion.

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center. ZAMJAHN, NELLIE I.
Date of Birth: 09/04/1879
Place of Birth: MINNESOTA
Mother Maiden Name: HARTLEY
certid# 1960-MN-006659
Date of Death: 10/22/1960
County of Death: HENNEPIN

Online Burial Memorial: www.findagrave.com #16348661.

Children from this marriage were:

   M    i. Clyde William ZAMJAHN was born on June 29, 1905 and died about 1968 in Wisconsin about age 63. Another name for Clyde was Charles (in Schlawe records).

Noted events in his life were:

Newspaper Article: July 25, 1929, Weekly Valley Herald. Newspaper story about Clyde being severely injured in an accident in which his friend, playing around, tackled Clyde and falling, struck the back of his head on the ground. A slightly fractured skull was diagnosed with congestion to the rear of his brain.

Newspaper Article: September 26, 1929, Weekly Valley Herald. Newspaper story about Clyde retiring from the Faculty of the Mora High School.

Newspaper Article: July 14, 1932, Weekly Valley Herald. Newspaper story about Clyde and his wife being injured in an automobile accident.

He was employed. Instructor of Industrial Education

Birth Record: Zamjohn, Clyde William
Date of Birth: 29 Jun 1905
Mother Maiden Name: Nelson
certid# 1905-03761
County of Birth: Carver

Clyde married Dorothy Jane SERLINE, daughter of C. E. SERLINE and Unknown.

Noted events in their marriage were:

Wedding announcement: July 7, 1932, Weekly Valley Herald.

Marriage Record: Minnesota Marriage Record
County: Kanabec
Certificate Number: M122065193000249
Date: June 29, 1932
Groom's Name: ZAMJAHN, Clyde William
Bride's Name: SERLINE, Dorothy Jane

   M    ii. John Redfern ZAMJAHN was born on September 27, 1907 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn, died on May 15, 1962 in Shakopee(SCOTT)Mn at age 54, and was buried on May 17, 1962 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn.

Noted events in his life were:

Obituary: May 17, 1962, Weekly Valley Herald.

Cemetery: Mount Pleasant Cemetery.

Cause of Death: Heart attack.

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center. ZAMJAHN, JOHN REDFERN
Date of Birth: 09/27/1907
Place of Birth: MINNESOTA
Mother Maiden Name: (NELSON)
certid# 1962-MN-018129
Date of Death: 05/15/1962
County of Death: SCOTT

Online Burial Memorial: www.findagrave.com #16348740.

   40 M    iii. James H. ZAMJAHN was born on January 1, 1914 in Minnesota, died on March 1, 1973 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn at age 59, and was buried on March 5, 1973 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn.

   F    iv. Louise E. ZAMJAHN was born on May 31, 1920.

12. Albert H. ZAMJAHN was born on September 15, 1887 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn, died on June 29, 1963 in Robbinsdale(HENNEPIN)MN at age 75, and was buried on July 2, 1963 in Minneapolis(HENNEPIN)MN.

General Notes: Death Certificate says his birthdate was October 15, 1887

Past Addresses:
3238 Aldrich Avenue
Minneapolis, Mn

3207 Bryant Avenue
Minneapolis, Mn.

Noted events in his life were:

Obituary: July 4, 1963, Weekly Valley Herald. Transcribed from my notes.

Cemetery: Crystal Lake Cemetery.

Cause of Death: Acute myocardial infarction.

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center. ZAMJAHN, ALBERT H
Date of Birth: 10/15/1887
Place of Birth: MINNESOTA
Mother Maiden Name: KUSSROW
certid# 1963-MN-006912
Date of Death: 06/29/1963
County of Death: HENNEPIN

Online Burial Memorial: www.findagrave.com #16351260.

Occupation: Chaffeur.

Albert married Anna B. DOELZ, daughter of DOELZ and HAUSER, on November 29, 1911 in (HENNEPIN)MN. Anna was born on March 21, 1887 in Minnesota, died on January 16, 1971 in Robbinsdale(HENNEPIN)MN at age 83, and was buried on January 19, 1971 in Minneapolis(HENNEPIN)MN.

Noted events in their marriage were:

Marriage Record: Minnesota Marriage Record
County: Hennepin
Certificate Number: 01530357
Date: November 29, 1911
Groom's Name: ZAMJAHN, Albert
Bride's Name: DOELG, Anna

Noted events in her life were:

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center. ZAMJAHN, ANNA B
Date of Birth: 03/21/1887
Place of Birth: MINNESOTA
Mother Maiden Name: HAUSER
certid# 1971-MN-000608
Date of Death: 01/16/1971
County of Death: HENNEPIN

Cause of Death: Malignant Lymphoma.

Cemetery: Crystal Lake Cemetery.

Online Burial Memorial: www.findagrave.com #33586308.

Children from this marriage were:

   M    i. Curtis Albert ZAMJAHN was born on October 19, 1914 in Minneapolis(HENNEPIN)MN, died on May 3, 1921 in Minneapolis(HENNEPIN)MN at age 6, and was buried on May 4, 1921 in Minneapolis(HENNEPIN)MN. He never married and had no children.

Noted events in his life were:

Birth Certificate: Zamjahm,
Date of Birth: 19 Oct 1914
Mother Maiden Name: Do
certid# 1914-44926
County of Birth: Hennepin

Cemetery: Crystal Lake Cemetery.

Cause of Death: Scarlet Fever.

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center. ZAMJAHN, CURTIS ALBERT
Date of Birth:
Place of Birth:
Mother Maiden Name:
certid# 1921-MN-017975
Date of Death: 03 May 1921
County of Death: HENNEPIN

Online Burial Memorial: www.findagrave.com #33416518.

   M    ii. Donald Leslie ZAMJAHN

   41 F    iii. Lorraine Elsie ZAMJAHN was born on November 9, 1922 in Minneapolis(HENNEPIN)MN, died on December 1, 2001 at age 79, and was buried in December 2001.

13. Ernest Fredrich BESEMAN was born on September 24, 1858 in Germany, died on January 5, 1927 in Wright(CARLTON)MN at age 68, and was buried in January 1927. Other names for Ernest were Ernist and BESEMANN.

Ernest married Laura Marie BANDEMER on December 9, 1878 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn. Laura was born on December 24, 1854 in NewPaleshken(Malbork)WestPrussia.

Children from this marriage were:

   M    i. BESEMAN was born on September 21, 1882.

   F    ii. Louisa Laura BESEMAN was born on July 16, 1884 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn.

   M    iii. Peter Otto BESEMAN was born in October 1885 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn.

   M    iv. Albert Herman BESEMAN was born on November 16, 1887 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn.

Noted events in his life were:

Death Certificate: BESEMAN, ALBERT HERMAN
Date of Birth: 16 Nov 1887
Place of Birth: MINNESOTA
Mother Maiden Name: BANDEMERE
certid# 1966-MN-008314

Date of Death: 21 Mar 1966
County of Death: CARLTON

   F    v. Elsa Sophia BESEMAN was born on February 27, 1890 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn.

   M    vi. Fred Ernest Theodore BESEMAN was born on September 19, 1892 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn.

   F    vii. Libbie BESEMAN was born on November 20, 1894.

   M    viii. Fritz BESEMAN was born on December 5, 1895.

Noted events in his life were:

Newspaper Article: December 5, 1895, Weekly Valley Herald. Fritzie, the young son of the ex-mayor, was severely burned about the body and limbs last week, his clothing taking fire from a lighted candle during the absence of his parents from the room. He was severely burned before his mother reached him, but prompt care and careful nursing is bringing him around all right.

Ernest next married Emelia Marie KRUEGER, daughter of Johan KRUEGER and Alvine HENSEL, on December 4, 1898 in Hollywood(CARVER)MN. Emelia was born on January 30, 1863 in Germany, died on May 12, 1935 in Wright(CARLTON)MN at age 72, and was buried on May 15, 1935 in Wright(CARLTON)MN.

Noted events in her life were:

Cause of Death: Heart failure, kidney insufficiency.

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center. BESEMAN, EMILIE MARIE
Date of Birth:
Place of Birth:
Mother Maiden Name:
certid# 1935-MN-001766
Date of Death: 12 May 1935
County of Death: CARLTON

Cemetery: Lakeview Cemetery.

The child from this marriage was:

   M    i. Otto BESEMAN was born on November 15, 1899 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn.

14. Herman BESEMAN was born on September 30, 1860 in Germany, died on November 21, 1913 in Minneapolis(HENNEPIN)MN at age 53, and was buried on November 24, 1913 in Minneapolis(HENNEPIN)MN.

Noted events in his life were:

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center. BESEMANN, HERMAN
Date of Birth:
Place of Birth:
Mother Maiden Name:
certid# 1913-MN-020054

Date of Death: 21 Nov 1913
County of Death: HENNEPIN

Cause of Death: Carcinoma of Larynx.

Cemetery: Hillside Cemetery.

Herman married Albertina FRANK on September 22, 1885 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn. The marriage ended in divorce in 1888. Albertina was born on February 25, 1862.

Herman next married Charolette SCHULTZ on November 14, 1889 in Minneapolis(HENNEPIN)MN. Charolette was born on March 11, 1868 in Germany.

Children from this marriage were:

   M    i. Ernest Fredric Peter BESEMAN was born on November 15, 1890 in Minneapolis(HENNEPIN)MN.

   M    ii. Arthur Gustav BESEMAN was born on October 2, 1893 in Minneapolis(HENNEPIN)MN.

Noted events in his life were:

Death Certificate: BESEMAN, ARTHUR G.
Date of Birth: 02 Oct 1893
Place of Birth: MINNESOTA
Mother Maiden Name: SCHULTZ
certid# 1961-MN-031038
Date of Death: 21 Nov 1961
County of Death: RAMSEY

   M    iii. Karl Albert BESEMAN was born on February 16, 1896 in Minneapolis(HENNEPIN)MN.

   F    iv. Baby Girl BESEMAN was born on January 7, 1898, died on January 7, 1898, and was buried in January 1898.

Herman next married Mary NIMMER on September 17, 1899 in Minneapolis(HENNEPIN)MN. Mary was born on March 10, 1871 in Switzerland.

15. William Frederich BESEMAN was born on October 14, 1866 in Germany, died on November 14, 1950 in Swanville(MORRISON)Mn at age 84, and was buried in November 1950.

Noted events in his life were:

Cause of Death: Bronchial Pneumonia.

William married Emma Louise EHRENBERG on September 16, 1888 in Swanville(MORRISON)Mn. Emma was born on July 2, 1868 in Dahlgren(CARVER)MN.

Children from this marriage were:

   F    i. Louise Bertha BESEMAN was born on April 21, 1889 in CuldrumTwp(MORRISON)MN.

   M    ii. Ernest Fredrich BESEMAN was born on July 9, 1890 in CuldrumTwp(MORRISON)MN.

   M    iii. Charles Fredrich August BESEMAN was born on June 18, 1892 in Swanville(MORRISON)Mn.

   M    iv. Fredrich William BESEMAN was born on April 15, 1894 in Swanville(MORRISON)Mn.

   F    v. Alvina Sophie BESEMAN was born on March 17, 1896 in Swanville(MORRISON)Mn.

   M    vi. August Herman BESEMAN was born on April 18, 1898 in Swanville(MORRISON)Mn.

   M    vii. Gustav Carl BESEMAN was born on January 22, 1902 in Swanville(MORRISON)Mn.

   F    viii. Augusta Marie BESEMAN was born on April 21, 1904 in Swanville(MORRISON)Mn.

   F    ix. Anna Marie BESEMAN was born on May 21, 1906 in Swanville(MORRISON)Mn.

   M    x. William Albert BESEMAN was born on September 3, 1908 in Swanville(MORRISON)Mn.

   M    xi. Edward Leonard BESEMAN was born on December 24, 1909 in Swanville(MORRISON)Mn.

   F    xii. Holdine Wilhelmina BESEMAN was born on June 14, 1912 in Swanville(MORRISON)Mn.

Holdine married RAHN.

16. Albert Charles BESEMAN was born on January 4, 1872 in Malchow,Schlawe,Pomerania, died on January 28, 1951 in FergusFalls(OTTERTAIL)MN at age 79, and was buried in January 1951.

Noted events in his life were:

Newspaper Article: December 20, 1894, Weekly Valley Herald. December 6, 1894: Albert was returning home from a trip to Watkins when his team became frightened and the king bolt of the buggy broke, overturning the buggy. The team dragged Albert some distance. He was badly bruised about the head, face and feet. He was taken home the next morning and was doing well. The team ran the 18 miles home and arrived all right.

Death Certificate: BESEMAN, ALBERT C.
Date of Birth:
Place of Birth:
Mother Maiden Name:
certid# 1951-MN-011535
Date of Death: 28 Jan 1951
County of Death: OTTER TAIL

Albert married Alvina AXEL on July 26, 1893 in Swanville(MORRISON)Mn. Alvina was born on April 23, 1872 in Livland,Russia, died on July 13, 1940 in (MORRISON)MN at age 68, and was buried in July 1940.

Noted events in her life were:

Death Certificate: BESEMAN, ALVINA
Date of Birth:
Place of Birth:
Mother Maiden Name:
certid# 1940-MN-009025
Date of Death: 13 Jul 1940
County of Death: MORRISON

Children from this marriage were:

   F    i. Emma Marie BESEMAN was born on July 17, 1893 in Swanville(MORRISON)Mn.

   M    ii. Walter Otto BESEMAN was born on February 24, 1895 in Swanville(MORRISON)Mn.

   M    iii. Otto Carl BESEMAN was born on July 21, 1896 in Swanville(MORRISON)Mn.

   F    iv. Elsie Ella BESEMAN was born on October 1, 1898 in Swanville(MORRISON)Mn.

   F    v. Martha Meta BESEMAN was born on July 3, 1900 in Swanville(MORRISON)Mn.

   M    vi. Ernest Gustav Herbert BESEMAN was born on April 8, 1902 in Swanville(MORRISON)Mn.

   F    vii. Alma Irene Adeline BESEMAN

   M    viii. Elmer Antone BESEMAN was born on December 19, 1908 in Swanville(MORRISON)Mn.

   F    ix. Edna Hilma Antoney BESEMAN

   M    x. Norman Emil BESEMAN was born on October 16, 1912 in Swanville(MORRISON)Mn.

   M    xi. Arthur Albert BESEMAN was born on January 9, 1915 in Swanville(MORRISON)Mn.

17. Carl Herman BESEMAN was born on February 15, 1874 in Malchow,Schlawe,Pomerania, died on July 1, 1945 in Roseau(ROSEAU)MN at age 71, and was buried in July 1945.

Carl married Minnie Martha SIEMERS, daughter of John SIEMERS and Catherine Marie LANCE, on March 20, 1902 in Swanville(MORRISON)Mn. Minnie was born on November 27, 1881 in Niendorff,Germany*, died on February 18, 1936 in CedarbendTwp(ROSEAU)MN at age 54, and was buried on February 21, 1936 in Warroad(ROSEAU)MN.

Noted events in her life were:

Cemetery: Riverside Cemetery.

Cause of Death: Hypostatic Pneumonia. The main cause of death is illegible on the death certificate _____plegia.

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center. BESSMAN, MINNIE
Date of Birth:
Place of Birth:
Mother Maiden Name:
certid# 1936-MN-014426

Date of Death: 18 Feb 1936
County of Death: ROSEAU

Children from this marriage were:

   F    i. Laura Kathrina BESEMAN was born on October 26, 1903 in Swanville(MORRISON)Mn, died in 1939 at age 36, and was buried in 1939.

   M    ii. Walter William BESEMAN was born on March 28, 1906 in Swanville(MORRISON)Mn, died on March 30, 1906 in Swanville(MORRISON)Mn, and was buried in March 1906.

   F    iii. Gertrude Alice BESEMAN was born on May 1, 1907 in Swanville(MORRISON)Mn, died on September 13, 1978 in Roseau(ROSEAU)MN at age 71, and was buried in September 1978.

Gertrude married COLDEN.

   F    iv. Eleanora Myrtle BESEMAN was born on July 20, 1912 in Swanville(MORRISON)Mn and died on September 6, 1996 at age 84.

   F    v. Helena Marie BESEMAN was born on March 25, 1918 in CedarbendTwp(ROSEAU)MN, died on January 29, 1984 in OregonCity(CLACKAMAS)OR at age 65, and was buried in February 1984.

   F    vi. Norma Lorraine BESEMAN

   M    vii. William Walter BESEMAN was born on June 9, 1923 in CedarbendTwp(ROSEAU)MN, died on June 9, 1923 in CedarbendTwp(ROSEAU)MN, and was buried on June 9, 1923.

18. Wilhelmina Auguste BESEMAN was born on December 6, 1875 in (CARVER)MN, died on November 7, 1945 in (MORRISON)MN at age 69, and was buried in November 1945.

Wilhelmina married Gustave Carl Ernst RAHN. Gustave was born on November 28, 1873 in (MORRISON)MN, died on March 20, 1943 in Swanville(MORRISON)Mn at age 69, and was buried on March 23, 1943 in Swanville(MORRISON)Mn.

Noted events in his life were:

Cemetery: St. Peters Lutheran Cemetery.

Cause of Death: Arteriosclorosis, contributing cause. Immediate cause of death is illegible on death certificate.

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center. RAHN, GUSTAV CARL ERNST
Date of Birth:
Place of Birth:
Mother Maiden Name:
certid# 1943-MN-008787

Date of Death: 20 Mar 1943
County of Death: MORRISON

Obituary: I looked for her obituary but was unable to locate it in the Little Falls newspaper under the Swanville or Little Falls sections. I may try looking for it again another time.

Children from this marriage were:

   M    i. Karl William Frederick RAHN was born on December 11, 1896 in (MORRISON)MN.

   F    ii. Mary Martha RAHN was born on April 6, 1898 in Swanville(MORRISON)Mn.

   F    iii. Frieda Alvina RAHN was born on January 5, 1900 in (MORRISON)MN.

   F    iv. Lydia Friedrike RAHN was born on October 6, 1901 in Swanville(MORRISON)Mn.

   F    v. Augusta Wilhelmine RAHN was born on July 15, 1903 in Swanville(MORRISON)Mn.

   M    vi. Wilhelm August RAHN was born on May 22, 1905 in Swanville(MORRISON)Mn.

   F    vii. Mathilda Anne Elisabeth RAHN was born on March 20, 1907 in Swanville(MORRISON)Mn.

   F    viii. Emma Ann Wilhelmina RAHN was born on January 16, 1909.

   M    ix. Edward Walter RAHN was born on September 19, 1910.

   F    x. Ida Alvine Auguste RAHN was born on October 26, 1911 in Swanville(MORRISON)Mn.

19. Otto Albert BESEMAN was born on December 10, 1877 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn, died on May 13, 1952 in Minneapolis(HENNEPIN)MN at age 74, and was buried in May 1952.

Noted events in his life were:

Death Certificate: BESEMANN, OTTO A
Date of Birth:
Place of Birth:
Mother Maiden Name:
certid# 1952-MN-020724

Date of Death: 13 May 1952
County of Death: HENNEPIN

Otto married Anna KOESTER on November 8, 1900 in LongPrairie(TODD)Mn. Anna was born on June 2, 1879 in Mackelberg,Germany.

Children from this marriage were:

   F    i. Ernestine Alwine Henriette BESEMAN was born on August 16, 1901 in LongPrairie(TODD)Mn.

   F    ii. Frieda Sophia Wilhelmina BESEMAN was born on January 27, 1903 in LongPrairie(TODD)Mn.

   F    iii. Edna Martha Wilhelmine BESEMAN was born on January 14, 1905 in LongPrairie(TODD)Mn.

   F    iv. Lena Anna Wilhelmina BESEMAN was born on March 22, 1907 in LongPrairie(TODD)Mn.

   F    v. Clara Lena Amanda BESEMAN was born on April 7, 1909 in LongPrairie(TODD)Mn.

   M    vi. Otto William Gottlieb BESEMAN was born on March 2, 1912 in Burnhamville(TODD)MN.

   F    vii. Agnes Emma Alwine BESEMAN was born on June 29, 1913 in Burnhamville(TODD)MN.

   F    viii. Ida Lydia Frieda BESEMAN was born on September 1, 1915 in Swanville(MORRISON)Mn.

   M    ix. Herman Anton August BESEMAN

   M    x. Alfred Carl Otto BESEMAN

20. Anton BESEMAN was born on September 13, 1880 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn, died on May 9, 1918 in Shakopee(SCOTT)Mn at age 37, and was buried in May 1918 in Shakopee(SCOTT)Mn. Another name for Anton was Anthony.

Noted events in his life were:

Newspaper Article: May 10, 1918, Scott County Argus.

Obituary: May 17, 1918, Scott County Argus.

Cemetery: Valley Cemetery.

Cause of Death: Crushed skull, result of stone wall falling on him. Accidental death at work, from a stone wall falling on to him and crushing his skull. Shane Brothers & Wilson Mill in Shakopee, Minnesota

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center. BESEMAN, ANTON
Date of Birth:
Place of Birth:
Mother Maiden Name:
certid# 1918-MN-024061

Date of Death: 09 May 1918
County of Death: HENNEPIN

Anton married Clara M. HENRIONET on October 26, 1914 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn. Clara was born on August 12, 1887 in LongPrairie(TODD)Mn, died on March 11, 1967 at age 79, and was buried in March 1967.

Children from this marriage were:

   M    i. Peter BESEMAN was born on October 3, 1905 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn, died in May 1971 at age 65, and was buried in May 1971.

   M    ii. Irving Lewis BESEMAN was born on April 20, 1916 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn, died on February 29, 1968 in Minot(WARD)ND at age 51, and was buried March1968.

Fifth Generation (Great Great-Grandchildren)


21. Selma Sophia Bertha KUSSEROW was born on January 17, 1903 in Dahlgren(CARVER)MN, died on July 17, 1997 in (RAMSEY)MN at age 94, and was buried in July 1997.

Noted events in her life were:

Birth Record: Minnesota Birth Index. Kusserow, Selma Sophia Bertha
Date of Birth: 07/17/1903
Mother Maiden Name: Reimer
certid# 1903-03450
County of Birth: Carver
Surname Soundex: K260

Death Certificate: DREWS, SELMA B.
Date of Birth: 10/30/1925
Place of Birth: MINNESOTA
Mother Maiden Name: KUSSEROW
certid# 1997-MN-020690
Date of Death: 07/17/1997
County of Death: RAMSEY

Selma married Otto Julius DREWS, son of Julius DREWS and Henrietta ZUEHL, on May 17, 1923. Otto was born on August 7, 1896 in CamdenTwp(CARVER)Mn, died on June 10, 1943 in Watertown(CARVER)MN at age 46, and was buried on June 13, 1943 in NewGermany(CARVER)MN.

Noted events in his life were:

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center. DREWS, OTTO JULIUS
Date of Birth:
Place of Birth:
Mother Maiden Name:
certid# 1943-MN-002118

Date of Death: 10 Jun 1943
County of Death: CARVER

Cause of Death: Cerebral Hemorrhage.

He was employed. Farmer

Obituary: June 17, 1943, Waconia Patriot.

Children from this marriage were:

   F    i. Selma B. DREWS was born on October 30, 1925 in NewGermany(CARVER)MN, died on July 17, 1997 in St.Paul(RAMSEY)MN at age 71, and was buried on July 18, 1997 in Minneapolis(HENNEPIN)MN.

Noted events in her life were:

Birth Record: Drews, Selma Bertha
Date of Birth: 30 Oct 1925
Mother Maiden Name: Kusserow
certid# 1925-04492

County of Birth: Carver

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center. DREWS, SELMA B.
Date of Birth: 30 Oct 1925
Place of Birth: MINNESOTA
Mother Maiden Name: KUSSEROW
certid# 1997-MN-020690
Date of Death: 17 Jul 1997
County of Death: RAMSEY

Cemetery: Lakewood Cemetery.

Cause of Death: Cardiac Arrhythmia, artheriosclerotic cardiovascular disease.

Cremated:

She was employed. Restaurant/Bar; Food Service

Obituary: July 20, 1997, Minneapolis Star Tribune. Did not make a copy of obituary. Hand copied and added here.

Online Burial Memorial: www.findagrave.com #55219659.

Selma married Edwin SOJLIN.

Noted events in their marriage were:

Divorced:

   F    ii. Norma Anna DREWS

22. Ernest Carl KUSSEROW was born on October 23, 1904 in Minnesota, died on July 26, 1960 in (SCOTT)MN at age 55, and was buried on July 29, 1960 in BentonTwp(CARVER)MN.

Noted events in his life were:

Obituary: August 4, 1960, Waconia Patriot.

Cemetery: Zion Lutheran Cemetery.

Cause of Death: Coronary Attack, myocardial infarction.

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center. KUSSEROW, ERNEST CARL
Date of Birth: 10/23/1904
Place of Birth: MINNESOTA
Mother Maiden Name: REMUS
certid# 1960-MN-017479
Date of Death: 07/26/1960
County of Death: SCOTT
Surname Soundex: K260

Ernest married Mildred KASSEN, daughter of Ernest KASSEN and Mary BORN.

Children from this marriage were:

   42 F    i. Marceline Mary KUSSEROW

   43 F    ii. Beverly Jeanne KUSSEROW

   F    iii. Susan Mary KUSSEROW

   M    iv. Thomas Ernest KUSSEROW

23. Minnie Pauline KUSSEROW was born in 1908, died in 1992 at age 84, and was buried in 1992 in DenmarkTwp(EMMET)IA.

Noted events in her life were:

Cemetery: St. Paul's Cemetery.

Online Burial Memorial: www.findagrave.com #55221349.

Minnie married John J. EMICK in April 1926. John was born in 1905, died in 1966 at age 61, and was buried in 1966 in DenmarkTwp(EMMET)IA. Another name for John was EMICH.

Noted events in his life were:

Cemetery: St. Paul's Cemetery.

Online Burial Memorial: www.findagrave.com #55221268.

Children from this marriage were:

   M    i. Vernon John EMICK was born on October 12, 1926 in Minnesota, died on July 2, 1955 in LakeCorinnaTwp(WRIGHT)MN at age 28, and was buried in July 1955 in DenmarkTwp(EMMET)IA.

Noted events in his life were:

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center. EMICK, VERNON JOHN
Date of Birth: 12 Oct 1926
Place of Birth: MINNESOTA
Mother Maiden Name: KUSSEROW
certid# 1955-MN-018560

Date of Death: 02 Jul 1955
County of Death: WRIGHT

Cause of Death: Accidental drowning. Outboard motor boat overturned.

Cemetery: St. Paul's Cemetery.

Online Burial Memorial: www.findagrave.com #55221119.

   F    ii. Eileen Joanne EMICK

   F    iii. EMICK

24. Anna KUSSEROW was born on January 2, 1911 in Minnesota, died on June 23, 1970 in Watertown(CARVER)MN at age 59, and was buried on June 25, 1970 in Mayer(CARVER)MN. Another name for Anna was Lillie.

Noted events in her life were:

Obituary: July 2, 1970, Watertown Carver County News.

Card of Thanks: July 2, 1970, Watertown Carver County News.

Cemetery: Zion Lutheran Cemetery.

Cause of Death: Cerebral degeneration, ruptured basal brain aneurysm.

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center. SCHUETTE, ANNA
Date of Birth: 01/02/1911
Place of Birth: MINNESOTA
Mother Maiden Name: RAMUS
certid# 1970-MN-014302
Date of Death: 06/23/1970
County of Death: CARVER

Birth Record: Kusserow, Lillie
Date of Birth: 02 Jan 1911
Mother Maiden Name: Renus
certid# 1911-03763
County of Birth: Carver

Anna married Edward R. SCHUETTE on February 10, 1929. Edward died on June 20, 1979 and was buried in June 1979.

Children from this marriage were:

   F    i. Phyllis Geraldine SCHUETTE

Phyllis married LIEF.

   M    ii. Delbert Edward SCHUETTE

   M    iii. Kenneth Henry SCHUETTE

   F    iv. Darlene Anna SCHUETTE

Darlene married NIESSON.

25. Sophia Augusta KUSSEROW was born on December 23, 1912 in (CARVER)MN, died on January 26, 1969 in MaplePlain(HENNEPIN)MN at age 56, and was buried on January 29, 1969 in MaplePlain(HENNEPIN)MN.

Noted events in her life were:

Birth Record: Minnesota Birth Index. Kusserow, Sophie A.
Date of Birth: 12/23/1912
Mother Maiden Name: Remus
certid# 1912-04077
County of Birth: Carver
Surname Soundex: K260

Death Certificate: RACHEL, SOPHIE AUGUSTA
Date of Birth: 23 Dec 1912
Place of Birth: MINNESOTA
Mother Maiden Name: REMUS
certid# 1969-MN-003441
Date of Death: 26 Jan 1969
County of Death: HENNEPIN

Cause of Death: Myocardial Infarction.

Cemetery: Christ Lutheran.

Online Burial Memorial: www.findagrave.com #55220204.

Sophia married Clarence Nicolas RACHEL, son of Adolf RACHEL and May OLANDER. Clarence was born on July 26, 1900 in Minnesota, died on September 1, 1972 in SpringPark(HENNEPIN)MN at age 72, and was buried on September 5, 1972 in MaplePlain(HENNEPIN)MN.

Noted events in his life were:

Death Certificate: RACHEL, CLARENCE N.
Date of Birth: 26 Jun 1900
Place of Birth: MINNESOTA
Mother Maiden Name: OLANDER
certid# 1972-MN-023368
Date of Death: 01 Sep 1972
County of Death: HENNEPIN

Cemetery: Christ Lutheran. The cemetery may actually be located in Independence, Minnesota; which is near Maple Plain.

Cause of Death: Cardio-Vascular Accident.

Online Burial Memorial: www.findagrave.com #55220457.

He was employed. Grain Belt Brewery in the Bottle House

Children from this marriage were:

   F    i. Suzanne Mae RACHEL

   M    ii. Baby Boy RACHEL

   M    iii. Dennis Clarence RACHEL

26. Gertrude Henrietta KUSSEROW

Gertrude married Paul Leo GABRELICK.

The child from this marriage was:

   F    i. Janice Marie GABRELICK

27. Alice Sophia KUSSEROW was born on November 25, 1900 in Minnesota, died on November 11, 1970 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn at age 69, and was buried on November 13, 1970 in Dahlgren(CARVER)MN.

Noted events in her life were:

Birth Record: Minnesota Birth Index. Kusserow, Alice
Date of Birth: 11/25/1900
Mother Maiden Name: Pauline
certid# 1900-03138
County of Birth: Carver
Surname Soundex: K260

Obituary: November 19, 1970, Chaska Valley Herald.

Cause of Death: Ventricular fibrillation.

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center. PREISS, ALICE S.
Date of Birth: 11/25/1900
Place of Birth: UNKNOWN
Mother Maiden Name: GRAMITH
certid# 1970-MN-028197
Date of Death: 11/11/1970
County of Death: CARVER

Cemetery: Preiss Cemetery.

Alice married Fred PREISS, son of John PREISS and Christina EGGERS, on August 9, 1922 in Carver(CARVER)MN. Fred was born on May 31, 1892 in Dahlgren(CARVER)MN and died on August 28, 1965 at age 73.

Noted events in his life were:

Death Certificate: PREISS, FRED H
Date of Birth: 05/31/1892
Place of Birth: MINNESOTA
Mother Maiden Name: EGGERS
certid# 1965-MN-022046
Date of Death: 08/28/1965
County of Death: HENNEPIN
Surname Soundex: P620

Children from this marriage were:

   44 M    i. Roger PREISS

   M    ii. Elroy PREISS was born on July 11, 1924, died on September 4, 1962 at age 38, and was buried in September 1962.

Noted events in his life were:

Death Certificate: PREISS, ELROY
Date of Birth: 07/11/1924
Place of Birth: OUT OF STATE
Mother Maiden Name: KUSSEROW
certid# 1962-MN-026181
Date of Death: 09/04/1962
County of Death: HENNEPIN

Elroy married Jane PFLEGHAAR.

   M    iii. Marlin Frederick PREISS was born on September 9, 1932 and died on October 7, 1990 at age 58.

Noted events in his life were:

Death Certificate: PREISS, MARLIN FREDERICK
Date of Birth: 09/09/1932
Place of Birth: MINNESOTA
Mother Maiden Name: KUSSEROW
certid# 1990-MN-028669
Date of Death: 10/07/1990
County of Death: CARVER

Marlin married Charlotte Ann KERBER.

28. Hilda Olga KUSSEROW was born on March 5, 1908. Another name for Hilda was Hulda.

Noted events in her life were:

Birth Record: Minnesota Birth Index. Kusserow, Helda
Date of Birth: 03/05/1908
Mother Maiden Name: Gramith
certid# 1908-03621
County of Birth: Carver
Surname Soundex: K260

Hilda married Jack Calvin WILSON.

The child from this marriage was:

   F    i. Pauline Esther WILSON

29. Henry C. LENZEN was born on November 17, 1896 in Carver(CARVER)MN, died on October 29, 1973 in Waconia(CARVER)MN at age 76, and was buried on November 1, 1973 in Carver(CARVER)MN.

General Notes: Twin brother of Ernest

Noted events in his life were:

Cemetery: Mount Hope Cemetery.

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center.

Cause of Death: Bronchopneumonia, bilaterial-post operative, carcinoma of rectum.

Obituary: November 8, 1973, Chaska Weekly Valley Herald.

Henry married Margaret Alma PREISS, daughter of John PREISS and Christina EGGERS, in 1918. Margaret was born in April 1897 in Dahlgren(CARVER)MN and died on September 25, 1958 in (CARVER)MN at age 61.

Children from this marriage were:

   F    i. Margaret LENZEN

Margaret married Clarence SCOTT.

   M    ii. Arthur LENZEN

Arthur married Alice.

   F    iii. Dorothy LENZEN

Dorothy married Richard SCHEREER.

   45 F    iv. Audrey LENZEN

   46 M    v. Henry LENZEN

   47 F    vi. Elaine LENZEN

   M    vii. Diedrich (Henry) LENZEN

Diedrich married Jeanette.

30. Ernest William LENZEN was born on November 17, 1896 in Minnesota, died on December 8, 1958 in Carver(CARVER)MN at age 62, and was buried on December 11, 1958 in Carver(CARVER)MN.

General Notes: Served in WWI. receoved a medical discharge due to contracting pneumonia.
Twin brother to Henry

Noted events in his life were:

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center.

Cemetery: Mount Hope Cemetery.

Cause of Death: Ventricular Fibrilation.

Obituary: December 11, 1958, Chaska Weekly Valley Herald.

Obituary II: December 18, 1958, Chaska Weekly Valley Herald.

Ernest married Annie C. BUCKENTINE.

Children from this marriage were:

   F    i. Annie LENZEN

Annie married Gilbert SCHLEGELMILCH.

   F    ii. Alvina LENZEN

Alvina married Raymond STEVENSON.

   M    iii. Ernest LENZEN

   F    iv. Lillian LENZEN

Lillian married Gerald STACY.

   F    v. Marion LENZEN

Marion married John KLOOS.

   F    vi. Joanne LENZEN

Joanne married Donald DREW.

   F    vii. Eleanor LENZEN

Eleanor married Donald BERRES.

   F    viii. Donna LENZEN

Donna married Delmar KLOOS.

   M    ix. Donald LENZEN

   48 M    x. John LENZEN

31. Diedrich Otto LENZEN was born on July 22, 1898 in Carver(CARVER)MN, died on April 12, 1988 in Minneapolis(HENNEPIN)MN at age 89, and was buried on April 16, 1988 in Minneapolis(HENNEPIN)MN.

Noted events in his life were:

Obituary: April 14, 1988, Minneapolis Star Tribune.

Cemetery: Lakewood Cemetery. Cremated

Cause of Death: Pneumonia, severe COPD.

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center.

Diedrich married Gertrude F. BABBE. Gertrude was born on March 14, 1904 in Bettendorf, IA and died on February 11, 2003 in Mesa, AZ at age 98.

Noted events in her life were:

Cause of Death: Natural causes.

The child from this marriage was:

   F    i. Yvonne LENZEN

Yvonne married COONEY.

32. Carl Frederick LENZEN was born on June 3, 1900 in Dahlgren(CARVER)MN, died on March 20, 1991 in BellePlaine(SCOTT)MN at age 90, and was buried on March 23, 1991 in Carver(CARVER)MN.

Noted events in his life were:

Cemetery: Mount Hope Cemetery.

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center.

Cause of Death: Natural causes.

Obituary: March 28, 1991, Waconia Patriot.

Carl married Elsie C. BUCKENTINE.

Children from this marriage were:

   M    i. Charles LENZEN

Charles married Barbara L RING, daughter of George RING and Theresa THEIS. Barbara was born on February 4, 1936 in Shakopee(SCOTT)Mn, died on December 13, 2004 in Waconia(CARVER)MN at age 68, and was buried on December 18, 2004 in Shakopee(SCOTT)Mn.

   49 F    ii. Elsie M. LENZEN

   F    iii. LaVerne LENZEN

LaVerne married Arthur ABRAHAM.

   F    iv. Karen LENZEN

Karen married Hiram GRIMM.

33. Herman August LENZEN was born on January 29, 1906 in Dahlgren(CARVER)MN, died on December 19, 1995 in Waconia(CARVER)MN at age 89, and was buried on December 22, 1995 in Carver(CARVER)MN.

Noted events in his life were:

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center.

Cemetery: Mount Hope Cemetery.

Obituary: December 28, 1995, Waconia Patriot.

Cause of Death: Abdominal aortic aneurysm.

Herman married Helen Hannah MADDEN.

Children from this marriage were:

   M    i. Gerald Herman LENZEN was born on April 11, 1933 in Carver(CARVER)MN, died on February 23, 2003 in Waconia(CARVER)MN at age 69, and was buried on February 26, 2003 in Waconia(CARVER)MN.

Noted events in his life were:

Obituary: Waconia Patriot/Internet.

Cemetery: St. Joseph Cemetery.

Gerald married Doris Mary GRAFF.

   50 F    ii. Rita LENZEN

   M    iii. Alan Diedrich LENZEN

Alan married Diane Lynn PAGELKOPF.

   F    iv. Joan Carolyn LENZEN

Joan married Earl Martin SCHULTZ.

34. Erwin Christoph LENZEN was born on April 16, 1908 in Minnesota, died on February 12, 1985 in Edina(HENNEPIN)Mn at age 76, and was buried on February 15, 1985 in Carver(CARVER)MN.

Noted events in his life were:

Obituary: February 20, 1985, Carver County Herald.

Cemetery: Mt. Hope Cemetery, Mount Hope Cemetery.

Cause of Death: Arteriosclerotic heart disease.

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center.

Erwin married Rose Luella NEUNSINGER.

Children from this marriage were:

   F    i. Lois Ann LENZEN

Lois married Robert ZENK.

   F    ii. Rose Ann LENZEN

Rose married Alan STANS.

35. Elmer John LENZEN was born on November 10, 1921 in Minnesota, died on July 1, 1980 in St.LouisPark(HENNEPIN)MN at age 58, and was buried on July 3, 1980 in Carver County.

Noted events in his life were:

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center.

Cause of Death: Respiratory failure, emphysema.

Cemetery: Trinity Lutheran Cemetery.

Obituary: unknown day 1980, Minneapolis Star Tribune. Did not photocopy, copied by hand and retyped for insertion into book.

Elmer married Shannah THOMAS.

Children from this marriage were:

   M    i. Thomas LENZEN

   F    ii. Sharon LENZEN

Sharon married Robert MUEHLBERG.

36. Grace D. ZAMJAHN was born on November 27, 1920 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn, died on June 11, 2008 in Elko(SCOTT)MN at age 87, and was buried on June 14, 2008 in NewPrague(LESUEUR)MN.

Noted events in her life were:

Obituary: June 18, 2008, Chaska Herald. Internet edition

Cemetery: St. Wenceslaus/Good Shepherd.

Grace married George SIMOTA, son of Thomas F. SIMOTA and Rose K CEPLECHA, on January 24, 1948 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn. George was born on February 5, 1911 in HelenaTwp(SCOTT)MN, died on October 16, 1990 in NewPrague(SCOTT)MN at age 79, and was buried on October 18, 1990 in NewPrague(SCOTT)MN.

Noted events in his life were:

Obituary: October 18, 1990, New Prague Times.

Cemetery: St. Wenceslaus/Good Shepherd.

Cause of Death: Complete Heart Block, Myocardial Infarction. Other contributing factors Metatastic Prostate Cancer.

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center. SIMOTA, GEORGE F.
Date of Birth: 05 Feb 1911
Place of Birth: MINNESOTA
Mother Maiden Name: CEPLECHA
certid# 1990-MN-028035
Date of Death: 16 Oct 1990
County of Death: SCOTT

Children from this marriage were:

   M    i. John Martin SIMOTA

John married Mary Sue.

   F    ii. Mary Patricia SIMOTA

Mary married Stanley J. DVORAK.

   M    iii. Frank George SIMOTA was born on December 11, 1960 in (SCOTT)MN and died before 2008.

   M    iv. SIMOTA

   M    v. SIMOTA

37. Martin C. ZAMJAHN

Martin married Irene Margaret BRADY, daughter of BRADY and DAGNER.

Children from this marriage were:

   F    i. Patricia Ann ZAMJAHN

Patricia married Gregory Richard WIMMER.

   M    ii. James Edward ZAMJAHN

James married Cynthia Kaye HOLM.

   F    iii. Sharon Kay ZAMJAHN

Sharon married WHEELER.

Martin next married Mary A.

38. Molly Minnie ZAMJAHN was born on November 10, 1918 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn, died on March 28, 1962 in Shakopee(SCOTT)Mn at age 43, and was buried on April 1, 1962 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn.

Noted events in her life were:

Birth Record: Zamjahn, Molly M
Date of Birth: 10 Nov 1918
Mother Maiden Name: Zemple
certid# 1918-04695
County of Birth: Carver

Obituary: April 5, 1962, Weekly Valley Herald.

Cemetery: Mount Pleasant Cemetery.

Cause of Death: Respiratory paralysis due to ALS.

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center. RYSKI, MOLLY
Date of Birth: 11/10/1918
Place of Birth: MINNESOTA
Mother Maiden Name: SEMPLE
certid# 1962-MN-018117
Date of Death: 03/28/1962
County of Death: SCOTT

Molly married Joseph RYSKI.

Children from this marriage were:

   F    i. Dorothy Ann RYSKI

   F    ii. Mary Lea RYSKI

   F    iii. Cynthia Donna RYSKI

39. Margaret Nellie ZAMJAHN

Margaret married Fredrick Bernhardt PAGELKOPF, son of Paul PAGELKOPF and Anna PEUNTECK. Fredrick was born on June 23, 1917 in Shakopee(SCOTT)Mn, died on February 22, 1998 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn at age 80, and was buried on February 24, 1998 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn.

Noted events in his life were:

Obituary: February 26, 1998, Chaska Herald.

Card of Thanks: Marcy 5, 1998, Chaska Herald.

Cemetery: St. John's Lutheran Cemetery.

Cause of Death: Heart failure, hypertension.

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center. PAGELKOPF, FREDERICK B.
Date of Birth: 23 Jun 1917
Place of Birth: MINNESOTA
Mother Maiden Name: PEUNTECK
certid# 1998-MN-006614
Date of Death: 22 Feb 1998
County of Death: CARVER

Online Burial Memorial: www.findagrave.com #33584979.

Children from this marriage were:

   M    i. David Fredrick PAGELKOPF

David married Dorothy.

   M    ii. Robert Charles PAGELKOPF

Robert married Cindy.

40. James H. ZAMJAHN was born on January 1, 1914 in Minnesota, died on March 1, 1973 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn at age 59, and was buried on March 5, 1973 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn.

Noted events in his life were:

Occupation: Mortician, Owned Zamjahn Funeral Home.

Obituary: March 8, 1973, Weekly Valley Herald.

Cemetery: St. John's Cemetery.

Cause of Death: Skull Fracture from a accidental fall.

Death Certificate: ZAMJAHN, JAMES H.
Date of Birth: 01/01/1914
Place of Birth: MINNESOTA
Mother Maiden Name: NELSON
certid# 1973-MN-006024
Date of Death: 03/01/1973
County of Death: CARVER

Online Burial Memorial: www.findagrave.com #16348825.

Newspaper Article: July 16, 1936, Weekly Valley Herald. "Seven Are Injured In Bad Smash-Up Friday."

James married Louise Elna LAHL, daughter of Arthur LAHL and Hilda V. NELSON, on May 21, 1955 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn. Louise was born on May 31, 1920 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn, died on May 22, 1977 in Minneapolis(HENNEPIN)MN at age 56, and was buried on May 24, 1977 in Chaska(CARVER)Mn.

Noted events in her life were:

Obituary: May 25, 1977, Weekly Valley Herald.

Cemetery: St. John's Cemetery.

Cause of Death: Carcinoma of the breast with metastases to the brain.

Death Certificate: Miinnesota History Center. ZAMJAHN, LOUSIE E.
Date of Birth: 05/31/1920
Place of Birth: MINNESOTA
Mother Maiden Name: NELSON
certid# 1977-MN-012634
Date of Death: 05/22/1977
County of Death: HENNEPIN

Online Burial Memorial: www.findagrave.com #16348771.

Children from this marriage were:

   51 F    i. Kathleen Elna ZAMJAHN

   52 M    ii. David Boyd ZAMJAHN

   53 F    iii. Victoria Ann ZAMJAHN

41. Lorraine Elsie ZAMJAHN was born on November 9, 1922 in Minneapolis(HENNEPIN)MN, died on December 1, 2001 at age 79, and was buried in December 2001.

Noted events in her life were:

Death Certificate: BROWN, LORRAINE ELSIE
Date of Birth: 09 Nov 1922
Place of Birth: MINNESOTA
Mother Maiden Name: DOELZ
certid# 2001-MN-535054
Date of Death: 01 Dec 2001
County of Death: HENNEPIN

Birth Record: Zamjahn, Lorraine Elsie
Date of Birth: 09 Nov 1922
Mother Maiden Name: Doelz
certid# 1922-49452
County of Birth: Hennepin

Lorraine married John Lawrence BROWN.

Children from this marriage were:

   F    i. Barbara Anne BROWN

   M    ii. Thomas John BROWN

   M    iii. Lawrence Dale BROWN was born on November 10, 1959 in Minneapolis(HENNEPIN)MN, died on January 3, 1999 in (ANOKA)MN at age 39, and was buried in January 1999.

Noted events in his life were:

Birth Record: Minnesota Birth Index, 1935-2002 about Lawrence Dale Brown
Name:Lawrence Dale Brown
Birth Date:10 Nov 1959
Birth County:Hennepin
Father:John Lawrence Brown
Mother:Lorraine Elsie Zamjahn
File Number:1959-MN-042749

Death Record: Minnesota Death Index, 1908-2002 about Lawrence Dale Brown
Name:Lawrence Dale Brown
Birth Date:10 Nov 1959
Birth City:Robbinsdale
Birth State or Country:Minnesota
Death Date:3 Jan 1999
Death County:Anoka
Death City:Blaine
Mother's Maiden Name:Zamjahn
State File Number:1999-MN-001522

Sixth Generation (3rd Great-Grandchildren)


42. Marceline Mary KUSSEROW

Marceline married Donald Clarence HERRMANN.

Children from this marriage were:

   F    i. Catherine Mary HERRMANN

   F    ii. Lois Hilda HERRMANN

43. Beverly Jeanne KUSSEROW

Beverly married Donald HAMM.

Children from this marriage were:

   M    i. Terry Lynn HAMM

   M    ii. Scott Alan HAMM

44. Roger PREISS

Roger married Marlene DIEDRICH.

Children from this marriage were:

   M    i. Mark Brian PREISS

   F    ii. Beverly Louise PREISS

45. Audrey LENZEN

Audrey married Ralph E. SCHEUBLE, son of Walter SCHEUBLE and Anna JACKLE. Ralph was born on April 21, 1925 in Waconia(CARVER)MN, died on August 6, 2001 in BellePlaine(SCOTT)MN at age 76, and was buried on August 9, 2001 in Waconia(CARVER)MN. Another name for Ralph was Mac.

Noted events in his life were:

Cemetery: Trinity Lutheran Church Cemetery.

Obituary: August 16, 2001, Chaska Herald/Internet.

Children from this marriage were:

   M    i. Ralph Allen SCHEUBLE, JR died before 2001.

   M    ii. Ronald SCHEUBLE

Ronald married LeAnn.

   M    iii. Larry SCHEUBLE

Larry married Judith.

   M    iv. Lowell SCHEUBLE

Lowell married Sonja.

46. Henry LENZEN

Henry married Donna, daughter of Unknown and Unknown. Donna was born about 1933 and died in December 2003 about age 70.

Noted events in her life were:

Obituary: December 31, 2003, Minneapolis Star Tribune/Internet.

Children from this marriage were:

   M    i. Michael LENZEN

   M    ii. Bruce LENZEN

   F    iii. Roxanne LENZEN

   M    iv. Loren LENZEN

   F    v. Cynthia LENZEN

47. Elaine LENZEN

Elaine married Loren A. GRAPENTINE. Loren was born on December 9, 1928 in Carver(CARVER)MN, died on September 5, 2002 in Carver(CARVER)MN at age 73, and was buried on September 9, 2002 in Minneapolis(HENNEPIN)MN.

Noted events in his life were:

Cemetery: Fort Snelling Cemetery.

Obituary: September 2002, Waconia Patriot.

Children from this marriage were:

   54 M    i. David GRAPENTINE

   F    ii. Debbie GRAPENTINE

Debbie married Bruce MULDER.

   55 F    iii. Barb GRAPENTINE

   56 F    iv. Jenny GRAPENTINE

   57 F    v. Lisa GRAPENTINE

48. John LENZEN

John married Ruth.

Children from this marriage were:

   F    i. Natalie LENZEN

   F    ii. Nicole LENZEN

John next married Janyce, daughter of Unknown and Unknown.

Children from this marriage were:

   M    i. Jeff LENZEN

   58 F    ii. Jill LENZEN

49. Elsie M. LENZEN

Elsie married Clifford O. TRENDE, son of Orville TRENDE and Edna HAERING. Clifford was born on December 1, 1925 in Dahlgren(CARVER)MN, died on May 25, 2000 in Waconia(CARVER)MN at age 74, and was buried on May 27, 2000 in Carver(CARVER)MN.

Noted events in his life were:

Obituary: June 1, 2000, Waconia Patriot.

Cemetery: Mount Hope Cemetery.

Children from this marriage were:

   M    i. Daniel Frank TRENDE was born on December 5, 1957 in Shakopee(SCOTT)Mn, died on July 20, 1959 in Carver(CARVER)MN at age 1, and was buried on July 23, 1959 in Carver(CARVER)MN.

Noted events in his life were:

Obituary: July 30, 1959, Waconia Patriot.

Cemetery: Mount Hope Cemetery.

Cause of Death: Drowning, climbed up and fell into cattle tank.

Death Certificate: Minnesota History Center. TRENDE, DANIEL FRANK
Date of Birth: 12/05/1957
Place of Birth: MINNESOTA
Mother Maiden Name: LENZEN
certid# 1959-MN-002344
Date of Death: 07/20/1959
County of Death: CARVER

   59 F    ii. Kathleen TRENDE

   60 M    iii. David TRENDE

   61 F    iv. June TRENDE

50. Rita LENZEN

Rita married James Robert ZRUST, son of Robert Ferdinand ZRUST and Mary Evangeline (Mayme) WAGENER. James was born on October 3, 1934 in Waconia(CARVER)MN.

Children from this marriage were:

   M    i. James Herman ZRUST

James married Marcia Patrice GLEASON.

   62 M    ii. Mark Robert ZRUST

   63 F    iii. Carol Ann ZRUST

   64 M    iv. Thomas Lee ZRUST

   F    v. Ann Marie ZRUST

51. Kathleen Elna ZAMJAHN

Kathleen married Gary Paul BUSCH.

Children from this marriage were:

   65 F    i. Sarah BUSCH

   M    ii. Gregory Paul BUSCH

Kathleen next married George FINK.

52. David Boyd ZAMJAHN

David married Diane June VILLAUME.

Children from this marriage were:

   F    i. Christine Marie ZAMJAHN

Christine married Thomas ZIEGLER.

   M    ii. James David ZAMJAHN

James married Wilawan KAEW-ON.

   M    iii. Adam Mark ZAMJAHN

53. Victoria Ann ZAMJAHN

Victoria married Mark Bryan LUNDGREN.

Children from this marriage were:

   M    i. Curtis Nels LUNDGREN

   M    ii. Erik James David LUNDGREN

   F    iii. Marnie Louise LUNDGREN

Marnie married Nick PAULY.

Seventh Generation (4th Great-Grandchildren)


54. David GRAPENTINE

David married Madonna.

Children from this marriage were:

   M    i. David GRAPENTINE

   M    ii. Ryan GRAPENTINE

   F    iii. Katherine GRAPENTINE

   M    iv. Collin GRAPENTINE

55. Barb GRAPENTINE

Barb married Jack SCHUG.

Children from this marriage were:

   M    i. Matt SCHUG

   M    ii. Robert SCHUG

56. Jenny GRAPENTINE

Jenny married Dave MEIER.

Children from this marriage were:

   M    i. Aaron MEIER

   F    ii. Amanda MEIER

   M    iii. Andy MEIER

57. Lisa GRAPENTINE

Lisa married Derrick DAVIS.

Children from this marriage were:

   M    i. Taylor DAVIS

   F    ii. Sydney DAVIS

58. Jill LENZEN

Jill married Scott McGLOTHIN, son of Donald McGLOTHIN and Mavis.

The child from this marriage was:

   F    i. Madison Rose McGLOTHIN

59. Kathleen TRENDE

Kathleen married Mel SCHULTZ.

The child from this marriage was:

   66 F    i. Lori SCHULTZ

60. David TRENDE

David married Laurie.

Children from this marriage were:

   F    i. Shannon TRENDE

   F    ii. Sommer TRENDE

   M    iii. Tyler TRENDE

61. June TRENDE

June married Paul HOEFT.

Children from this marriage were:

   M    i. Jason HOEFT

   F    ii. Michelle HOEFT

62. Mark Robert ZRUST

Mark married Susan Kay DALLENBACH.

Children from this marriage were:

   M    i. John Robert ZRUST

   F    ii. Amanda Christine ZRUST

63. Carol Ann ZRUST

Carol married Bryon Kent BEQUETTE.

Children from this marriage were:

   M    i. Thomas James BEQUETTE

   M    ii. David Bryon BEQUETTE

   M    iii. Stephen Charles BEQUETTE

   M    iv. John Herman BEQUETTE

64. Thomas Lee ZRUST

Thomas married Theresa Ann LEMKE.

Children from this marriage were:

   F    i. Lauren Elizabeth ZRUST

   M    ii. Michael Thomas ZRUST

   M    iii. Samuel James ZRUST

65. Sarah BUSCH

Sarah married Randy CARLSON.

Children from this marriage were:

   M    i. Cooper CARLSON

   M    ii. Wyatt CARLSON

Eighth Generation (5th Great-Grandchildren)


66. Lori SCHULTZ

Lori married Eric RAIN, son of Roger RAIN and Linda.

Children from this marriage were:

   M    i. Devon RAIN

   M    ii. Maxwell Martin RAIN