|Marlene Bakken (#47704048)|
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I live in south central Wisconsin. I've always loved history. My great uncle traced our Raithel family lineage back to the 1400's in Germany, some of which I have posted at geneology.com. It would just follow that I would end up here at Find A Grave! |
I prefer to allow family members control if they wish it.
I strive for quality over quantity, I wish everyone did. I really dislike the fact that we can't edit the memorials that power listers make with no dates or links.
Any of my photos may be used for whatever purpose you wish, I am in no way a stickler for copyrights so feel free to use them! :)
On my mother's side, my lineage includes Raithel, Bienfang, Weiss, Ruckdeschel, Hockett, Stephens, and Repper (Ripper).
The present Raithel name can be traced into the 1400s. In 1987, Max Raithel, a descendant of many generations who lived at Schwingen, Stobersreuth, West Germany, told my great uncle George Raithel that our ancestors received a plaque from Sigismund, Holy Roman Emperor, King of Behemia and Hungary, who sought to end the great schism which split the Roman Catholic Church.
According to German archives, the Raithel name developed gradually through the middle ages. It is found as Raitell in 1567, Reitel in 1610, Reitl and Radell in 1618, Raidell in 1631, Rathel in 1639, Reytel in 1642, and Raithel in 1714. These names are picked from Church records showing the contributions or taxes of the Raithels and their "subjects" in florenes, guilders and thalers.
The marital records show Raithels (bride or groom) married into families named Greim, Ritter, Fischer, Trampler, Rauber, Neupert, Seiler, Kiessling, Bugrucker and Sack, from 1580 to 1783.
In 1854 our ancestors left their farm near Selb in the Stobersreuth area, journeying to Hof where they stayed overnight, and onward to Bremen where they boarded the sailing ship Hermine, leaving July 12, 1854. After 56 days on board they arrived in New York Port, from whence they proceeded to a relative in Jefferson WI. Another son, Johann Wolfgang had come to the U.S. earlier. He was reported murdered in Hebron WI and robbed of his pay as a wagon maker which he planned to deposit in the bank in Helenville WI. Such history!
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|David McNally||Francis Rusk|
Thank you so much Marlene for taking the time and trouble to photograph his grave for me.
Thank you also for Adella's photo in Bovee Cemetery.
It is greatly appreciated!
Added by cfenters on Oct 12, 2014 4:10 PM
Thank you for fulfilling my photo request in Bovee Cemetery. I really appreciate the time and effort taken to get this photo for me!
Added by cfenters on Oct 12, 2014 3:38 PM
No problem... I just ran across the message yesterday & thought, hummmm.... Did I miss something?!?
Thanks for all you hard work!
|MissKitty||Foster gravestones in|
Hi - did you ever post the photos H.A. Foster (d Jan 4 1878), and Ira Foster (d Apr 25 1878) that you had seen at the Koshkonong Cemetery?
|Kristy Gravlin||RE: Alan Lincoln, Oak Ridge, Sandwich, IL|
Of course I have to ask "who" you are to Plano. My efforts for the last ten years has been to compile a database for anyone connected to Plano. It dates from the early 1830s to date and I have 50,000 names I think. Some I have a lot on...and some very little. I have 7 direct lines in the area coming between 1837 and 1882. I also do farmers cuz we farmed...so it includes Little Rock Twp and at least the top half of Fox because many of them shopped in Plano.) My maiden name is Lawrie, and other main lines are Lincoln, Toombs, Greenfield, Springer, Welch, Cook, and then a good connection to Kendall, Hiddleson, Pope, Hengesbach, Bailey, Thorson, Conley, as well as many others almost as close. So I run into my family all the time, plus neighbors, family friends, school friends, etc. I have had a lot of fun! I wondered how you happened to have a picture of Alan and know where he was buried too! Kristy Lawrie Gravlin of Plano
|Kristy Gravlin||Alan Lincoln, Oak Ridge, Sandwich, IL|
Thanks so much for adding a nice picture of Alan to the memorial. I'm not sure how you found him but am glad you did. It's even a good photo of him! A little while back someone else asked about a Plano military photo book. I have not seen that but I have seen several pages of photos in the Kendall County/Plano News (not sure which it was). They can be found on the computer at the Plano Library, I assume, but that computer is not online. If he would like me to look for the picture of his person, I could do that some day when I am at the library. A note (either real or online) to the library addressed to Jeanne and the cc to me would reach me and get done. Hope we can find it for him! Kristy
Tried briefly on Ancestry and Familysearch.org. Can't find them listed on census, nor married. WIll leave unchanged at this time as no proof. I do not make connections with assumptions.
|K McCarthy||Trimberer edit|
John C. Trimberer
(1886 - 1969)
Are you sure they are husband and wife? 22 years difference.
I haven't researched. Can you reply to proof and I will accept edit? Thanks in advance.
Thank you for taking the time to take photos!!
Added by Pat on Aug 19, 2014 5:58 AM
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